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French President Francois Hollande Assured Isreal Of Its Opposition to Iran’s Nuclear Program

By Jeffrey Heller JERUSALEM (Reuters) – President Francois Hollande assured Israel on Sunday that France would continue to oppose an easing of economic sanctions against Iran until it was convinced Tehran had ended a pursuit of nuclear weapons. Hollande’s pledge […]

by · November 17, 2013 · World News
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Negotiations To Set Up International Carbon Markets Break Down

By Stian Reklev and Michael Szabo WARSAW (Reuters) – International negotiations on how to set up new carbon markets to cut greenhouse gas levels broke down over the weekend in Warsaw, sources said, after developing nations refused to progress the […]

by · November 17, 2013 · Business, World News
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China Allowing Two Child Families

By Sui-Lee Wee and Li Hui BEIJING (Reuters) – China will ease family planning restrictions nationwide, the government said on Friday, allowing millions of families to have two children in the country’s most significant liberalization of its strict one-child policy […]

by · November 15, 2013 · Uncategorized, World News
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Indian Women Legally Discrimanated Against

By Nita Bhalla NEW DELHI, Nov 14 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Some Indian laws promote a preference for sons over daughters, the United Nations said on Thursday in a report that highlights the country’s struggle to reverse a long-term decline […]

by · November 14, 2013 · World News
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US GEORGE WASHINGTON ON HUMANITARIAN DUTY IN MANILA BAY

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by · November 12, 2013 · Features, World News
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NEW SANCTIONS FOR IRAN?

LONDON (Reuters) – British Foreign Secretary William Hague said on Monday that there would be pressure to intensify sanctions on Iran if it could not reach a deal with world powers over its disputed nuclear program. “It’s very important for […]

by · November 11, 2013 · World News