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Jan 27 2016

British MPs debate whether to ban Donald Trump from entering the UK

The Republican sparked widespread anger after demanding a block on Muslims entering the USA and claimed parts of London were "so radicalised" police were "afraid for th...

Jan 27 2016

Double bomb attack kills 22 in Homs, State TV

The governor of Homs said the initial attack was a auto bomb that had targeted a security checkpoint. He said the two bombers appeared to have pulled up at the army c...

Jan 27 2016

Pakistan only SAARC nation with improved CPI score

In 2014, the Philippines ranked 85th up from, up from 94 in 2013, and 105 in 2012. Countries in the index are given a score from one ("very corrupt") to 100 ("very cl...

Jan 27 2016

Japan will lift Iran sanctions following nuclear deal

But the opening of Iran's economy, following the lifting of nuclear-related sanctions last weekend, is being met with considerable skepticism and trepidation, especially ...

Jan 27 2016

Syrian opposition's Manna says no peace talks without Kurds

Turkey considers the PYD and its military wing the People s Protection Units (YPG) to be offshoots of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) which wages an armed i...