Just in:  

You are here: Home»World»Europe



Italy mourns doctor slain near Kenya tourist spots ROME: An Italian doctor working for a children's NGO was killed and three Italians injured in an armed robbery on the house they were staying in close to Kenya's Indian Ocean beach resorts, the foreign ministry said Sunday.Rita Fossaceca, 51, died on Saturday in the village of Mijomboni, which is situated less than 30 kilometres (20 miles) inland from the resorts of Malindi and Watamu.The radiologist from Novara in northern Italy was in Kenya volunteering for the For Life charity organisation, which is in the process of establishing an orphanage and a clinic in Mijomboni and also works to promote alternatives to coming-of-age ceremonies involving female genital mutilation."My sincere condolences and thoughts go to the family of Signora Fossaceca, a woman who was loved and respected for her profound dedication and commitment to helping the weak, the sick and the women of Africa," Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni said.Kenyan Minister for ...

EU's Juncker says expects deal at Turkey summit on stemming migrant flow BRUSSELS: European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Sunday he expected the EU-Turkey summit to agree on stemming the influx of migrants to Europe.Draft conclusions of the summit show Turkey would help the European Union handle the flow of migrants in exchange for cash and restarting stalled talks on EU accession. Copyright Reuters, 2015 ...
Germany's Merkel says Turkey deal will bring order to migration flows BRUSSELS: German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Sunday the EU-Turkey migration deal would help put the flow of migrants in a legal framework instead of the current uncontrollable influx."One main part of this EU-Turkey action plan will be how we can replace illegal migration by legal migration, how we can improve the situation of refugees within Turkey," Merkel said on arrival to the talks.Copyright Reuters, 2015 ...
Turkey to help EU curb migration in exchange for cash, EU membership talks BRUSSELS: Turkey will help the European Union handle the flow of migrants that has called into question the future of Europe's passport-free travel in exchange for cash and restarting stalled talks on EU accession, draft conclusions of an EU-Turkey summit said."Both sides will, as agreed and with immediate effect, step up their active cooperation on migrants who are not in need of international protection, preventing travel to Turkey and the EU, ensuring the application of ...
Kremlin says Putin 'fully mobilised' to tackle threat from Turkey MOSCOW: President Vladimir Putin is fully mobilised to tackle what the Kremlin regards as an unprecedented threat from Turkey following the shooting down of one of its warplanes by a Turkish F-16, the Russian leader's spokesman said on Saturday.In comments which underscore how angry the Kremlin still is over the incident, Dmitry Peskov, Putin's spokesman, called the behaviour of the Turkish air force "absolute madness" and said Ankara's subsequent handling of the crisis had reminded ...
Turkey's Erdogan sees Paris climate summit as chance to mend ties with Russia ISTANBUL: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday the climate change summit in Paris next week could be a chance to repair relations with Moscow after Turkey shot down a Russian jet near the Syrian border on Tuesday.Erdogan has said Turkey would not apologise for downing the jet, which resulted in the death of one of the pilots. Because of this, Russian President Vladimir Putin has refused to contact Erdogan over the incident.But Moscow has ...
Germany's Merkel urges strict, binding goals to tackle climate change FRANKFURT: Germany's chancellor gave a qualified welcome on Saturday to China's pledge to tackle rising temperatures ahead of a global climate conference but she called for more ambitious goals to cut greenhouse emissions.In her weekly internet podcast on Saturday, Angela Merkel also underscored the long-term importance of coal-fired power for Germany, a country that remains one of the globe's biggest economies and exporters."It is remarkable that China ... has given a timeframe for reduction of ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 17,798.49 0.08
Arrow Nasdaq 5,127.52 0.22
Arrow S&P 2,090.11 0.06
Arrow FTSE 6,375.15 0.28
Arrow DAX 11,293.76 0.24
Arrow CAC-40 4,930.14 0.32
Arrow Nikkei 19,883.94 0.30
Arrow H.Seng 22,068.32 1.87
Arrow Sensex 26,128.20 0.65

Wholesale Camping Equipment from China at 

New 2015 adidas and Nike Soccer Cleats at Kicks Corner uk

Ad Asia 2015

Foreign Debt $62.649bn
Per Cap Income $1,512
GDP Growth 4.24%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-2.197 bln
Exports $1.729 bln
Imports $3.926 bln
WeeklyNovember 23, 2015
Reserves $19.713 bln