Archive | February, 2015

Kurdish leader seeks Turkey peace


The jailed leader of Turkey’s main Kurdish rebel group urges his followers to end a 30-year armed struggle and seek a democratic peace.

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West seeks full Nemtsov murder probe


Western leaders condemn the killing of Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, and urge the authorities to conduct a transparent investigation.

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India budget to boost investment


Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government is promising increased growth and social security spending in its first full budget.

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Russian politician Nemtsov shot dead


Boris Nemtsov, a leading Russian opposition politician and ex-Deputy PM, is shot dead in Moscow ahead of a march against the war in Ukraine.

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Star Trek legend Nimoy dies at 83


Leonard Nimoy, who played Mr Spock in Star Trek, has died at the age of 83, his family says.

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Healthy eating while dining out

Healthy eating while dining out
But the report also tells Americans they still consume too much saturated fat, added sugar, sodium, refined grains and other processed foods, and not enough fruits, vegetables and whole grains. The 2015 … If dining out is a rare occasion for a …
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Vegan society plants idea for more dining options
It also coincides with the American Vegan Society declaring February as Vegan Cuisine Month to raise awareness and promote opportunities to enjoy vegan options while dining out. Veganism is different than vegetarianism in that vegetarians don't eat …
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London's eating out scene thriving, finds survey
Within London, Covent Garden scored the most votes for the 'coolest' eating out district (35 per cent), with other established dining areas like Soho (29 per cent) and Mayfair (20 per cent) also scoring highly. Camden has also become a popular dining …
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US-Bangladesh writer hacked to death


Attackers hack to death a US-Bangladeshi blogger who campaigned for a secular society, sparking a protest by hundreds of students.

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Widow wants ‘Jihadi John’ alive


The widow of a UK aid worker killed by “Jihadi John”, the masked IS militant identified as a man from London, tells the BBC she wants him caught alive.

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Greek violence ahead of debt vote


Greek police clash with rioters after the first protest against the left-wing government, ahead of a key German vote on extending the bailout.

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Close Bin Laden aide Fawwaz guilty


A New York court finds a close Osama Bin Laden aide, Khalid al-Fawwaz, guilty over the US embassy bombings in Africa in 1998.

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