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World's tallest indoor waterfall unveiled

World's tallest indoor waterfall unveiled

Kurdiu - 2019-04-15 22:42

World\'s tallest indoor waterfall unveiled - Kurdiu

Valverde wants to learn from ‘world’s best’ manager Guardiola

Waar Media - 2019-05-13 12:57
WAAR_DUHOK Barcelona head coach Ernesto Valverde says he can learn from Pep Guardiola after Manchester City retained the Premier League title. City’s 4-1 win at Brighton and Hove Albion, their 14th straight league victory, held off the challenge from Liv ...

Oil prices down with China’s weak manufacturing data

Waar Media - 2019-04-30 13:08
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices were down at trading start on Tuesday with investor concerns that China’s weak manufacturing data would weaken oil demand from the world’s second largest consumer. International benchmark Brent crude was trading at $71.33 per ...

Trump’s Embrace of Haftar Will Reignite Libya’s Proxy War

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-04-25 20:04
General Khalifa Haftar, the military commander of the loosely affiliated Libyan National Army (LNA), a militia that receives military support from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), and Egypt, has engaged with the world’s top l ...

Ending the Yemen Quagmire: Lessons for Washington from Four Years of War

International Crisis Group - 2019-04-15 14:41
Two successive U.S. administrations have backed the Saudi-led coalition’s intervention in Yemen, helping deepen the world’s worst humanitarian crisis. Congress should continue pressing the White House to end this support, while working to strengthen its ...

Nepal plane crash: Three die at world's 'most dangerous' airport

BBC - 2019-04-15 00:00
An aircraft veers off the runway at a remote airport near the Himalayas, killing three people. ...

6 World’s Most Amazing Animals

Waar Media - 2019-04-13 15:11
WAAR_DUHOK 1. Platypus This cutie pie was first found in Australia, and there was no chance of bringing it to Europe alive, at first, due to the species’ weak heart and fear of their own shadows. But zoologists who worked on the green continent brought a ...

U.S. and the World - Omar al-Bashir, World’s Worst Dictator, Overthrown at Last - AllGov - News

Allgov - 2019-04-12 23:55

Women's World March of Euskal Herria in solidarity with Leyla

ANF - 2019-04-12 08:48
Statements and declarations of solidarity with the hunger strike of HDP Hakkari MP Leyla Guven demanding the end of the isolation of Kurdish people’s leader Abdullah Ocalan continues to arrive from all over the world. ...

Turkey pushes ahead with plans for ‘world’s biggest airport’ despite arrests of workers protesting ‘prison’ conditions | The Independent

Independent - 2019-04-10 18:25

Iran, Iraq still among world’s top 5 executioners: Amnesty

Rûdaw - 2019-04-10 17:09

AK Parti Sözcüsü Çelik: Bugün entresan bir gelişme oldu

Rûdaw - 2019-04-09 06:03
Ömer Çelik, partisinin genel merkezinde düzenlediği basın toplantısında İstanbul seçim sonuçlarına ilişkin değerlendirmelerde bulundu ...

Putin and Erdogan discuss S-400 missile deal

Rûdaw - 2019-04-09 03:26
Turkey’s missile deal has tested its already soured relations with Washington ...

Syria Strongly Decries Washington's Decision Against Iran's IRGC

BAS News - 2019-04-08 22:57
ERBIL - Syria has strongly decried Washington's decision to designate Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) as a "terrorist organization." Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) cited on Monday an official source at the Syrian Foreign and Expatriates ...

10 Best Tech Items of 2019

Waar Media - 2019-04-08 14:09
WAAR_DUHOK Mixed Reality Glasses These look like a normal pair of sunglasses, but in reality, they’re the world’s first ready-to-wear “mixed reality” glasses. Yup, virtual aspects intertwine with reality to make for a surreal and one-of-a-kind experience ...

World's oldest man Masazo Nonaka dies at age 113 -

UPI - 2019-04-04 19:24

Tennis: Federer Wins Miami Open

Waar Media - 2019-04-01 18:43
WAAR_DUHOK The world’s number four in men’s tennis Roger Federer on Sunday won his fourth Miami Open title with a 6-1, 6-4 win over defending champion John Isner. The 37-year-old Swiss claimed his 28th Masters title and the 101st overall for a player who ...

Finland tops world's happiest countries list again: U.N. report

Kurdiu - 2019-03-21 06:04

Weedkiller glyphosate a 'substantial' cancer factor

BBC - 2019-03-20 00:11
Jury to consider damages after one of the world's most widely-used weedkillers is blamed for cancer. ...