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US judge orders pregnant woman taken off life-support

US judge orders pregnant woman taken off life-support

A US judge ordered a Texas hospital Friday to pull the plug on a brain-dead, pregnant woman it had kept on life support against the family’s wishes. Texas is among 12 US states that have adopted strict laws requiring that a woman be kept alive if pregnant, regardless of the stage of her pregnancy. The [...]

January 25, 2014 Reporters365 Around the World 0

Thai protest leader says rallies are ‘pro-democracy’ in Obama letter

Thai protest leader says rallies are ‘pro-democracy’ in Obama letter

 The leader of Thailand’s opposition protests, who has vowed to disrupt upcoming elections, has written to US President Barack Obama telling him that the demonstrators’ efforts to topple the government are “pro-democracy”. Suthep Thaugsuban, who this week threatened to “close every route” to polling stations in an effort to stop the February 2 vote, said [...]

January 25, 2014 Reporters365 Around the World 0

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January 25, 2014 Reporters365 Photo News, Photo4 0

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January 25, 2014 Reporters365 Photo News, Photo3 0

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January 25, 2014 Reporters365 Photo News, Photo2 0

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January 25, 2014 Reporters365 Photo News, Photo1 0

Valentine’s Day election test for Nigeria’s ruling party

Valentine’s Day election test for Nigeria’s ruling party

Nigeria’s ruling party, never out of power since the nation returned to civilian rule, faces a Valentine’s Day test of voters’ affections next year, after a date was set for elections. Voters in Africa’s most populous nation will go to the polls on February 14, 2015 to choose a new president and parliament, the Independent [...]

January 25, 2014 Reporters365 Around the World 0

Lebanon Sunnis refuse to join Hezbollah-Qaeda war: Hariri

Lebanon Sunnis refuse to join Hezbollah-Qaeda war: Hariri

Former premier Saad Hariri said Saturday Lebanon’s Sunni Muslims refuse to be a part of any conflict between Al-Qaeda and Shiite movement Hezbollah, denouncing sectarian attacks on civilians anywhere in the country. The war in neighbouring Syria has inflamed sectarian tensions in Lebanon, with Hezbollah backing President Bashar al-Assad and many Sunnis supporting the rebellion [...]

January 25, 2014 Reporters365 Around the World 0

Anyone returning from Syria faces arrest: UK police

Anyone returning from Syria faces arrest: UK police

Anyone travelling from the UK to Syria faces arrest on their return, a senior police chief warned Saturday, fearing they pose a terror threat to Britain. Manchester’s police chief Peter Fahy, who leads the Association of Chief Police Officers’ “Prevent” counter-terror strategy, said there was a “huge concern” about people travelling to Syria to fight [...]

January 25, 2014 Reporters365 Top News 0

Air strikes hit Damascus suburbs, Aleppo: monitor

Air strikes hit Damascus suburbs, Aleppo: monitor

Syria’s air force struck rebel-held areas near Damascus and Aleppo Saturday, a monitoring group said, as regime and opposition representatives met briefly in the same room in Geneva for peace talks. Government warplanes fired rockets at Talfita north of the capital, and helicopters struck Daraya to its southwest using deadly TNT-laden barrels, the Syrian Observatory [...]

January 25, 2014 Reporters365 Around the World 0