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Indian Leader Narendra Modi Wants Closer Ties With Japan to Counter China - Wall Street Journal

01/09/2014 15.27 h.

Wall Street Journal

Indian Leader Narendra Modi Wants Closer Ties With Japan to Counter China
Wall Street Journal
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivers a speech at the headquarters of the Japan Business Federation in Tokyo on Monday. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images. TOKYO—Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Monday that India and Japan need ...

In Interviews, 3 Americans Held in North Korea Plead for US Help - New York Times

01/09/2014 19.42 h.

New York Times

In Interviews, 3 Americans Held in North Korea Plead for US Help
New York Times
SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea granted two United States news organizations interviews with three incarcerated Americans on Monday, with each prisoner apologizing for violating its laws and beseeching Washington to send a high-level emissary to ...
Americans detained in North Korea call for U.S. helpWJLA
Americans held by North Korea implore US to send an envoy soonLos Angeles Times
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Americans detained in North Korea call for US help; Bae says health deteriorating - Fox News

01/09/2014 22.08 h.

Fox News

Americans detained in North Korea call for US help; Bae says health deteriorating
Fox News
Kenneth Bae, an American tour guide and missionary serving a 15-year sentence, detained in North Korea, speaks to the Associated Press, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014 in Pyongyang, North Korea. North Korea has given foreign media access to three detained ...

Detained Americans in North Korea seek US help - Reuters

01/09/2014 22.17 h.

Reuters

Detained Americans in North Korea seek US help
Reuters
SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Three American citizens detained in North Korea appealed to the U.S government on Monday for help returning home, speaking in rare interviews with U.S. media that were set up by the North Korean government and may ...

Nuclear vow at Japan-India talks - BBC News

01/09/2014 14.58 h.

BBC News

Nuclear vow at Japan-India talks
BBC News
Indian PM Narendra Modi and Japan's Shinzo Abe have agreed at a summit in Tokyo to accelerate talks on a nuclear energy pact. They also agreed to strengthen security ties and Mr Modi welcomed Japan's easing of restrictions on exports of defence ...

Pakistan military denies reports of possible PM resignation Police, protesters ... - CNN

01/09/2014 16.57 h.

Pakistan military denies reports of possible PM resignation Police, protesters ...
CNN
(CNN) -- With protests raging in the streets of Islamabad, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif met with military leaders Monday to discuss the option of resigning for three months, a government official with direct knowledge told CNN. Discussions ...

Pakistan in turmoil Unleashing the mob - The Economist (blog)

01/09/2014 21.15 h.

The Economist (blog)

Pakistan in turmoil Unleashing the mob
The Economist (blog)
BACK in the days before social media, mobile phones and private television, the surest way of signalling that you had seized political power was to take control of the state broadcaster. That is what the army did in October 1999, when it forced out an ...

Move over Iceland: Tavurvur in Papua New Guinea is the volcano to watch - Ars Technica

01/09/2014 22.17 h.

Ars Technica

Move over Iceland: Tavurvur in Papua New Guinea is the volcano to watch
Ars Technica
Last week, the eyes of volcanologists—and presumably a few nervous pilots—were fixed on Iceland. But unexpectedly, the volcanic eruption that made headlines happened on the other side of the world, in Papua New Guinea. Before dawn on August 29, ...

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Modi Visit Draws Pledges of Support From Japan - ABC News

01/09/2014 09.17 h.

Modi Visit Draws Pledges of Support From Japan
ABC News
Japan and India agreed Monday to step up their economic and security cooperation as visiting Prime Minister Narendra Modi won pledges of support for his effort to revitalize the lagging Indian economy. Modi, who brought a delegation of more than a ...

US and Iran Unlikely Allies in Iraq Battle - New York Times

01/09/2014 03.03 h.

New York Times

US and Iran Unlikely Allies in Iraq Battle
New York Times
Kurdish pesh merga fighters fire toward positions held by the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria during heavy clashes in Tuz Khurmatu, in northern Iraq, on Sunday. Credit JM Lopez/European Pressphoto Agency. Continue reading the main story. Continue ...


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