Canada not intimidated, says Prime Minister

News Room : October 23, 2014 7:28 am
Canadian PM Stephen Harper has said his country “will never be intimidated” after a deadly attack near the national parliament in the capital Ottawa. He pledged to “redouble our efforts” in fighting supposed “terrorist” groups. Earlier a gunman killed a soldier at an Ottawa war memorial, before dying in a shootout with police inside parliament. more »
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Migrants accused of killing Britons retract confessions

News Room : October 23, 2014 7:21 am
BANGKOK: Two Myanmar migrant workers have retracted their confessions to killing two British travelers on a southern Thai resort island and now claim to have neither raped the female victim nor slain the pair, the men’s lawyers said Wednesday. Human rights lawyer Rasada Manurasada said the arrested men claimed they were tortured and forced to more »
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Top Pakistan clerics call for sectarian harmony

News Room : October 23, 2014 7:17 am
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s top religious body is calling for a ban on religious hate speech and greater harmony between sects. “Terrorism and violence in the country in the name of religion are a violation of Islamic teachings,” The Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) said in its “Code of Conduct,” which it wants Parliament to adopt. CII more »
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US journalist recovers; Ebola ‘czar’ gets to work

News Room : October 23, 2014 7:11 am
WASHINGTON: A TV news cameraman treated for Ebola is ready to go home. The fifth patient transported from West Africa to recover at a US hospital, as President Barack Obama’s new Ebola “czar” got to work trying to pull together a coherent national response to the deadly disease. Two nurses remain hospitalized after catching the more »
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No end in sight for Hong Kong protests after talks

News Room : October 23, 2014 7:02 am
HONG KONG: Hong Kong student leaders said they may shun further talks with the government, accusing it of failing to make any meaningful offers to end weeks of mass pro-democracy protests and roadblocks. The comments are a blow to the city’s Beijing-backed leaders who had expressed hopes for fresh rounds of talks after meeting students more »
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Philippines pushes arbitration in China sea row

News Room : October 23, 2014 6:59 am
MANILA, Philippines: The Philippine president said that the international arbitration Manila has initiated to challenge China’s territorial claims in the South China Sea and a legally binding “Code of Conduct” are the only ways to settle the long-raging disputes peacefully. The Philippines says that China has been intruding into its exclusive economic zone, including deploying more »
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Shots ring out at Canada’s Parliament

News Room : October 23, 2014 6:57 am
OTTAWA, Ontario: A gunman shot and wounded a Canadian soldier standing guard at a war memorial in the country’s capital then entered Parliament, where numerous shots rang out, police and witnesses said. People fled Parliament by scrambling down scaffolding erected for renovations, witnesses said. Others were in lockdown. Police with rifles and body armor stood more »
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Imam Hassen Walele releases CD – Advertorial

News Room : October 22, 2014 8:24 am
Imam Hassen Walele, a respected Imam in the community has receive many requests for recordings of Imam’s recitals over the years, especially those made during his younger years. These recordings are recorded on many a dvd or video and they are scattered far and wide, on wedding videos, radio and tv archives, forgotten old VHS more »
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