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Jan 28 2016

French taxis, air traffic controllers, schools on strike

Uber drivers were warned earlier this week to avoid "tension points" at the Orly and Roissy Charles-de-Gaulle worldwide airports, according to Politico . Some teachers a...

Jan 28 2016

Danish man tests positive for Zika virus after Brazil trip

There have also been calls to delay pregnancy in countries such as Colombia, Ecuador, and Jamaica-with officials in El Salvador going so far as to say women should wait u...

Jan 28 2016

FO summons Afghan envoy over Charsadda attack

Security is beefed up at the Bacha Khan University in Charsadda , Pakistan, Monday, Jan. 25, 2016. He said that a team of police headed by DSP Raza Muhammad had visite...

Jan 28 2016

Korea arrests U.S. student, cites plot

Young Pioneer Tours is based in China and specializes in trips to North Korea. The student is Otto Frederick Warmbier, according to North Korea's state-run news agency...

Jan 28 2016

US to announce plan for new visa rules for some Europeans

The US Congress had included the new measures in a spending bill passed last month, and the White House had also tightened the programme's security checks. These individu...