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Diplomatic Crisis Grows Over MH17 Plane Crash

Henry Ridgwell LONDON — The Malaysia Airlines crash in eastern Ukraine is drawing reaction from leaders around the world. With suspicions growing that a surface-to-air missile shot down the aircraft, there are increasing tensions in the international community over who is to blame. Strewn across the conflict zone of eastern Ukraine, the belongings of 298 innocent civilians – vacationers, business ...

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Typhoon Rammasun kills at least eight in China

Typhoon thought to be strongest to hit southern China in 41 years moves north after claiming at least 77 lives in Philippines Link to video: Typhoon Rammasun makes landfall in China A typhoon believed to be the strongest storm to hit southern China in four decades has killed eight people…

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UN chief Ban heading to Mideast in Gaza peace bid

Added At: 2014-07-19 10:54 AM Last Updated At: 2014-07-19 10:54 AM The Himalayan Times – Saved Articles(s) The headlines has been added to your saved article(s) To View your saved article(s)please Click Here » Close UNITED NATIONS: Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will leave Saturday for the Middle East to help end the conflict in Gaza between Israel and Hamas, the U.N. ...

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Rwanda hosts international conference on financial inclusion as part of activities to mark golden jubilee of the National Bank of Rwanda (Government of the Republic of Rwanda)

(Source: Government of the Republic of Rwanda) Rwanda hosts international conference on financial inclusion as part of activities to mark golden jubilee of the National Bank of Rwanda Kigali, 18 July 2014 Today in Kigali, President Paul Kagame officially opened the International Conference on Financial Inclusion, organized to mark 50 years since the establishment of the National Bank of Rwanda. ...

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Iran, six powers haggle over extending nuclear talks: diplomats

VIENNA (Reuters) – Iran and six world powers haggled on Friday over the terms of extending negotiations on a nuclear deal for four more months after failing to bridge wide gaps on limits for Tehran’s atomic program, diplomats said. It has been clear for several days that Iran, the United States, Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China would miss a ...

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Two protestors hit by bullets in Kashmir clash

Srinagar, July 18: Two people sustained bullet injuries during clashes with the security forces in in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam district Friday after a protest against Israeli attacks on Palestinians in Gaza turned violent, police said. “Two protestors were hit with bullets during violent clashes with security forces in Qaimoh area of Kulgam in the afternoon. Both the…

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Berlusconi Underage Sex Conviction Overturned By Italian Court

An appeals court in Italy has overturned the conviction of former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi on charges that he paid for sex with an underage prostitute and then abused his power to cover-up the crime. The Milan…

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Berlusconi Underage Sex Conviction Overturned By Italian Court

An appeals court in Italy has overturned the conviction of former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi on charges that he paid for sex with an underage prostitute and then abused his power to cover-up the crime. The Milan…

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Rape, hunger and nameless kids at squalid children’s home in Mexico

ZAMORA Mexico (Reuters) – Children in a squalid home for abandoned and troubled kids run by a controversial mother figure in western Mexico said hunger and regular beatings drove them to offer sex for food and get high by sniffing paint. Mexican police raided the refuge known as “La Gran Familia” (The Big Family) in the state of Michoacan on ...

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Rape, hunger and nameless kids at squalid children’s home in Mexico

ZAMORA Mexico (Reuters) – Children in a squalid home for abandoned and troubled kids run by a controversial mother figure in western Mexico said hunger and regular beatings drove them to offer sex for food and get high by sniffing paint. Mexican police raided the refuge known as “La Gran Familia” (The Big Family) in the state of Michoacan on ...

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