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  1. Qatar- 'Human hen' takes a crack at hatching eggs

    Menafn.com - Top Stories 03.30 / 09:20 menafn.com
    (MENAFN - Gulf Times) The French artist who spent a week entombed inside a rock began an even more bizarre feat yesterday - sitting on a dozen eggs until they hatch. Abraham…
  2. 'Underwater wasteland' worries after cyclone hits Barrier Reef

    Menafn.com - Top Stories 03.30 / 09:20 menafn.com
    (MENAFN - Gulf Times) A powerful cyclone that smashed into northeastern Australia could have caused further damage to the under-pressure Great Barrier Reef, turning parts into an…
  3. Top Tibetan lama abandons monkhood to marry old friend

    Menafn.com - Top Stories 03.30 / 09:20 menafn.com
    (MENAFN - Gulf Times) A senior Tibetan lama at the centre of a long-running row over one of Buddhism's most important titles has abandoned the monkhood altogether after marrying a…
  4. Entertainment News: E! Serves Up A Sunday Funday When New Docu-Series What Happens At The Abbey Premieres May 14 At 10pm

    Menafn.com - Top Stories 03.30 / 07:59 menafn.com
    (MENAFN - Investors Ideas) LOS ANGELES, CA - March 28, 2017 (Investorideas.com Newswire) E! goes behind the bar and takes an inside look at the lives of the employees of the…
  5. Everyone Is A Comedian ... At Work? Survey Says A Sense Of Humor Is An Important Part Of Company Culture

    Menafn.com - Top Stories 03.30 / 07:59 menafn.com
    (MENAFN - Investors Ideas) MENLO PARK, Calif. - March 28, 2017 (Investorideas.com Newswire) roberthalf.com- It's said that laughter is the best medicine and it also may be one of…
  6. Defense Stock News: Patriot One (TSX.V: PAT) (OTCQB: PTOTF) Signs Reseller Agreement and Purchase Order with South Afric

    Menafn.com - Top Stories 03.30 / 07:59 menafn.com
    (MENAFN - Investors Ideas) TORONTO, ON - March 29, 2017 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Patriot One Technologies Inc., (TSX.V: PAT) (OTCQB: PTOTF) (FRANKFURT: 0PL) ("Patriot One" or…
  7. Statement from We Mean Business on US Administration Energy Independence Executive Order

    Menafn.com - Top Stories 03.30 / 07:59 menafn.com
    (MENAFN - Investors Ideas) March 29, 2017 (Investorideas.com Newswire) The We Mean Business coalition regrets the Executive Order from the White House weakening US climate policy…
  1. We will be forced to leave the Constitutional Commission - Shavgulidze about "Georgian Dream`s" legislative policy

    Rustavi2.com - Politics 03.30 / 15:46 rustavi2.com
    Shalva Shavgulidze, a member of Free Democrats, criticizes legislative policy of the Georgian Dream. According to him, the decisions of the ruling party put under institutional control the highly independent agencies, such as, for example, the prosecutor`s office. He noted that the Georgian Dream was trying by means of the Constitutional commission to undermine the Presidential Institute. "If we see the obstacles that we cannot overcome, and the final product of the work of the…
  2. "We are very principled and will bring through this issue " - Khatuna Samnidze speaks about Nazgaidze case

    Rustavi2.com - Politics 03.30 / 15:02 rustavi2.com
    Continuation of the scandalous case , Tbilisi City Court, which accepted the joint lawsuit of the City Council, has to determine how legally judge Nata Nazgaidze`s brother received a million worth property. The appeal is signed by all opposition faction and independent MPs and accordingly demands to revise the decision to give over the property to the claimant Zviad Nazgaidze . The first session is scheduled for May 15. Republican Party Chairman Khatuna Samnidzesaid that this will not be…
  3. Hamas Threatens To Target Israeli Officials

    Themedialine.org - Politics 03.30 / 14:52 themedialine.org
    The Islamist Hamas movement in the Gaza Strip […] The post Hamas Threatens To Target Israeli Officials appeared first on The Media…
  4. "Courier" learned IRI poll results

    Rustavi2.com - Politics 03.30 / 14:47 rustavi2.com
    The results of the polls conducted by the USA International Republican Institute have become known to the Courier. It is known that the full version of the study will be publicized on Monday. Reportedly, IRI conducted the surveys in late February to early March. The results for the question if elections are held in a week which party would you vote for are as follows: Georgian Dream - 26%. National Movement - 15% European Georgia -7% Labor Party - 6% Patriots Alliance - 4% Free…
  5. AIPAC – don’t spoil our dream with facts

    Jfjfp.com - Politics 03.30 / 14:28 jfjfp.com
    AIPAC's motto could be that of the passively complicit through history - we don't want to know.But it's impossible they know nothing of the land-expropriation, the rough-handling by soldiers, and that great big wall cutting through Palestinian land with such destructive effect. A withering critique by Chemi…
  6. Exchange of territories for status will be disastrous – David Babayan

    Armradio.am - Politics 03.30 / 14:23 armradio.am
    Artsakh and Armenia stand for expansion of the Office of the Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairman-in-Office, Spokesman for the Artsakh President David Babayan said in an interview with the Public Radio of Armenia. He blamed Baku for foiling the process, despite teh agreements reached at Vienna and St. Petersburg summits. Speaking about Artsakh’s vision of settlement of the conflict, Babayan said “we share the general opinion that the status quo should change,” but added that “Azer…
  7. Yemen Government Faces Another Cash Crunch

    Nationalyemen.com - Politics 03.30 / 14:10 nationalyemen.com
      UN urged to mount pressure on Al Houthis to transfer state revenues to the central bank in Aden Al Mukalla: The Yemeni government has urged UN special envoy to Yemen to mount more pressure on Al Houthi militants to transfer state revenues to the central bank in Aden, and warned that it might not…
  8. We strive for peace, but ready for any developments, Armenia’s Defense Minister says

    Armradio.am - Politics 03.30 / 13:54 armradio.am
    The Karabakh conflict is a typical struggle of a nation for self-determination, Armenian Defense Minister Vigen Sargsyan has said. “The people of Nagorno Karabakh were forced to protect that right with arms. They managed to do that under unequal conditions in an imposed war in early 1990s and build an effective system of governance, with elections held on a regular basis, with multi-fraction Parliament formed, with its own judicial and economic systems,” the Minister said at a briefing wit…
  1. Some 30 million people facing severe food insecurity in NENA, FAO

    Me-confidential.com - World 03.30 / 16:08 me-confidential.com
    The Food and Agriculture Organization has warned that food security and nutrition levels in the Near East and North Africa have sharply deteriorated over the last five years, undermining the steady improvement achieved before 2010 when the prevalence of undernourishment, stunting, anemia and poverty were decreasing. In its Regional Overview of Food Insecurity in the…
  2. Turkey: Euphrates Shield operation ends successfully

    Me-confidential.com - World 03.30 / 15:53 me-confidential.com
    Turkey’s National Security Council has officially announced the end of its Euphrates Shield military operation into Syria and deemed it “successfully completed” in accomplishing the mission of “preventing the threat from Daesh and (enabling the) return of Syrian refugees to their homes.” Buttressing on the same matter, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim hinted that the end […]…
  3. Arab States send message to US, Israel

    Me-confidential.com - World 03.30 / 15:53 me-confidential.com
    The Arab Summit held in Jordan ended with the Arab States reaffirming their support to the Arab Peace Initiative while renewing their call for a two-state solution to the more than 50-year old Israeli-Palestinian conflict, which has taken the dimension of a dispute between the Jewish State and the Arab World. “There can be no […
  4. Key Senator Cites Concerns in Probe Into Possible Russia-Trump Links

    Hamodia.com - USA 03.30 / 14:55 hamodia.com
    The top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee said on Thursday he did not want to prejudge the outcome of an investigation of potential links between President Donald Trump’s campaign… Read more » The post Key Senator Cites Concerns in Probe Into Possible Russia-Trump Links appeared first on Hamodia. In related news: Senate Asks Former Trump Adviser to Retain Russia Material Trump Ally Roger Stone Offers to Testify in Russian Meddling Probe Senate Panel…
  5. President Putin: Criticism of Russia Protest Arrests Is ‘Interference’

    Hamodia.com - World 03.30 / 14:27 hamodia.com
    In the wake of Russia’s largest outbreak of anti-government demonstrations in years, President Vladimir Putin on Thursday indicated authorities won’t be cowed by protesters or Western criticism. Police arrested hundreds… Read more » The post President Putin: Criticism of Russia Protest Arrests Is ‘Interference’ appeared first on Hamodia. In related news: Conviction of Putin Foe Sets Off Protest in Moscow Ukraine President Ready to Scrap Anti-Protest…
  6. UAE Places Ban on Imports of Poultry from Malaysia and Tennessee

    Mideasttime.com - World 03.30 / 14:24 mideasttime.com
    The United Arab Emirates placed a ban on the importing of some poultry products from the U.S. state of Tennessee and Malaysia over fears of bird flu. The UAE’s Ministry of Climate Change and Environment made the announcement of the ban. The ban includes all types of live wild, domestic and ornamental poultry, as well […
  7. Jailed Leader of Pro-Kurd Party in Turkey to Start Hunger Strike

    Naharnet.com - World 03.30 / 14:18 naharnet.com
    A jailed co-leader of Turkey's main pro-Kurdish party plans to begin a hunger strike Friday to protest "inhumane" conditions at the prison where he is being held, the party said…
  8. China's Xi and Trump Tee Up Mar-a-Lago Summit

    Naharnet.com - World 03.30 / 14:18 naharnet.com
    China's President Xi Jinping will meet Donald Trump next week at the U.S. leader's Florida golf resort, the first face-to-face meeting between the heads of the world's two most powerful…
  1. Children in UAE at low risk from measles outbreak sweeping southern Europe

    Thenational.ae - Europe 03.30 / 15:35 thenational.ae
    Expert advises parents after World Health Organisation warning about outbreak of the illness in…
  2. History of conflict: the war that tore the Balkans apart

    Thenational.ae - Europe 03.30 / 08:51 thenational.ae
    It is nearly 25 years since the siege of Sarajevo started. Kevin Sullivan was almost killed covering the conflict and tells us about the enduring tragedy of the Balkan…
  3. Germany, France, speak up after UK triggers Brexit

    Islamtimes.org - Europe 03.30 / 05:33 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - Germany and France react to British Prime Minister Theresa May’s triggering of the Brexit p…
  4. Brexit will go down in history as ‘national failure’: Corbyn

    Islamtimes.org - Europe 03.30 / 05:33 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - UK’s opposition Labour Party Leader Jeremy Corbyn has warned Brexit will go down in history as a "national failure" if Prime Minister Theresa May fails to protect jobs and living standards in the U…
  5. UK politician calls for prosecution of UK soldiers in Israel army

    Islamtimes.org - Europe 03.30 / 05:18 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - A former British lawmaker and cabinet member has called for dozens of British nationals fighting for the Israeli military to be treated as foreign fighters and prosecuted on their return to the…
  6. Brexit begins as letter seeking Britain's departure from the EU is delivered to Brussels

    Thenational.ae - Europe 03.29 / 17:58 thenational.ae
    Theresa May said that the triggering of Article 50 was also "the moment for the country to come…
  1. Libya trial of Kadhafi cadres seriously flawed, says UN

    Yourmiddleeast.com - Libya 03.30 / 14:06 yourmiddleeast.com
    Libya has been riven by violence and lawlessness since Kadhafi was toppled and killed in a NATO-backed revolt in 2011, and his son Seif al-Islam and 36 former regime officials are on trial for crimes including human rights violations.The report by the UN's Libya mission and Human Rights Office highlighted a series of flaws in the…
  2. Syrian refugee numbers pass 5 million mark in region: UN

    Egyptindependent.com - North Africa 03.30 / 12:17 egyptindependent.com
    The number of people fleeing Syria's civil war to Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq and Egypt has passed the 5 million mark, data from the UN refugee agency showed on Thursday.Syrians have poured across their borders since anti-government protests in 2011 spiraled into a full-blown conflict between rebels, Islamist militants, government troops and foreign backers.An initial rush of refugees in 2013 and 2014 steadied for the next two years. But the numbers have risen again this year after the…
  3. Syrian experts visit critical dam spillway near main IS base

    Egyptindependent.com - North Africa 03.30 / 09:10 egyptindependent.com
    Syrian engineers and Red Crescent officials on Wednesday visited a spillway of a key dam west of the Islamic State group's stronghold of Raqqa, opening the gates and relieving pressure, according to the aid organization and Syrian Kurdish media.The visit followed concerns that the Tabqa Dam is threatened, endangering the surrounding area that has become a battleground as U.S.-backed forces push toward Raqqa, the IS group's self-proclaimed capital. The main gates of the dam, further to the…
  4. Israel to cut another US$2 million from its UN contribution

    Egyptindependent.com - North Africa 03.30 / 08:43 egyptindependent.com
    Israel said on Wednesday it would cut a further US$2 million from its already reduced contribution this year to the United Nations in protest at resolutions taken against it at the world body's various forums.Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who also holds the post of foreign minister, instructed the ministry to cut the funds and use the money as aid for developing countries who support Israel at international organizations.It is the second such cut this year after Israel said in January…
  5. Arab leaders ready to work with Trump on Mideast peace deal

    Egyptindependent.com - North Africa 03.30 / 08:43 egyptindependent.com
    Arab leaders on Wednesday relaunched a peace plan that offers Israel full ties in exchange for Palestinian statehood, signaling to President Donald Trump that they are ready to engage if he tries to broker a broader Mideast peace.Host Jordan said the one-day Arab summit held on the shores of the Dead Sea sent a "message of peace" — though one that could put new pressure on Israel to withdraw from lands it occupied in the 1967 Mideast war.The gathering came ahead of White House…
  6. Somalia drought crushes herders' lives as their animals die one by one

    Thenational.ae - Africa 03.30 / 08:13 thenational.ae
    The mass animal deaths, from hunger and thirst as well as disease, have caused herders to lose 'just about everything', said the UN food and agriculture organisation in…
  7. Algeria determined to boost cultural ties with Iran

    En.mehrnews.com - Africa 03.30 / 07:25 en.mehrnews.com
    TEHRAN, Mar. 30 (MNA) – Algerian Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal told Iranian Culture Minister Salehi Amiri that Algeria is determined to develop cultural ties with I…
  1. Japan activates Investment Agreement with Iran

    En.mehrnews.com - Asia 03.30 / 11:52 en.mehrnews.com
    TEHRAN, Mar. 30 (MNA) – Japan’s embassy to Tehran issued a communique announcing the activation of the Tehran-Tokyo agreement of reciprocal support of investment in Iran and Jap…
  2. South Korea court deciding on Park’s arrest

    Islamtimes.org - Asia 03.30 / 06:13 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - A court in South Korea has started deliberations on whether to arrest the country’s ousted president Park Geun-hye over a corruption s…
  3. UAE dissident professor gets 10 years in jail over online activities

    Islamtimes.org - Asia 03.30 / 05:33 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has sentenced a dissident professor to 10 years in jail for his online…
  4. Rohingya-linked group calls for peacekeeping troops in Myanmar's Rakhine

    Islamtimes.org - Asia 03.30 / 05:33 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - A nascent Rohingya-linked armed group, which now calls itself the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ASRA), has called for international peacekeepers to protect the stateless persecuted Muslim minority in Myanmar’s Rakhine s…
  5. Conflict in Myanmar sending more refugees to China

    Islamtimes.org - China 03.30 / 02:04 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - Within earshot of mortar fire echoing from beyond a ring of hills, a sprawling relief camp in southwestern China is swelling steadily after fighting erupted last week between a rebel ethnic army in Myanmar and government troops just across the…
  6. Taipei, Beijing quarrel over arrest in ‘spying’ case

    Islamtimes.org - China 03.30 / 01:12 islamtimes.org
    Islam Times - A senior Taiwanese official says China does not correctly understand self-ruled Taiwan’s judicial system, days after Beijing accused Taiwan of seeking to stir up tensions by arresting a Chinese national over espionage c…