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Mar 04 2016

Zimbabwe court orders return of firm to diamond fields, defying Mugabe

It started mining diamonds in Marange in 2010. The creation of the state-owned diamond company followed a refusal by Anjin Investments Ltd., the Diamond Mining Co., J...

Mar 04 2016

Turkey must decide how to cut migrant flow — EU's Tusk

Greece has asked for more than $700 million to help it accommodate and care for the 100,000 refugees who have reached its shores. The latest Brussels plan is based on t...

Mar 04 2016

Kurdish-led fighters close in on Syrian city of Aleppo

The talks had been pencilled in for March 7. The office of the United Nations envoy for Syria said he has pushed back the planned resumption of talks between the govern...

Mar 04 2016

Kim Jong-un orders nuclear weapons to be kept 'on standby'

Kim is believed to have made the comments as he supervised military exercises, which involved assessing newly-developed rocket launchers. Kim was quoted Friday (local t...

Mar 04 2016

Spain Socialists again seek parliament support to form govt

Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez failed in his first attempt to form a government in Spain, losing a confidence vote in the Parliament in Madrid . As well as Pablo Iglesia...