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Armed man takes hostages in Moscow school: official MOSCOW: An armed man entered a Moscow school on Monday and took more than 20 teenagers hostage, Russian police officials said.The man was the father of one of the children of Moscow school number 263, an interior ministry spokesman told the Interfax news agency. Initial reports said the man opened fire on police officers who rushed to the scene, injuring one.Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2014 ...

Tens of thousands march in Paris to back traditional family PARIS: Tens of thousands of people marched in Paris and Lyon on Sunday against new laws easing abortion restrictions and legalising gay marriage, accusing French President Francois Hollande's government of "family phobia".Police said 80,000 people took to the streets of the French capital, creating a sea of blue, white and pink -- the colours of the lead organising movement LMPT (Protest for Everyone) -- who gave a far higher turnout figure of half a million.Demonstrator ...
Teenager washed away as fierce seas lash Spain MADRID: A teenager was swept out to sea as fierce storm surges hit northern Spain on Sunday, authorities said, with waves reportedly as much as 10 metres (more than 30 feet) high."A minor was carried away by the sea on the Rapadoira breakwater in Foz," a town on the coast of the northwestern Galicia region, the national coastguard said in a message on Twitter.Coastguards and police were searching for him, it added.Spanish news agencies said ...
Head of Italy state pension agency resigns ROME: The head of Italy's state pension agency resigned on Saturday after a scandal involving conflict of interest and pension contribution irregularities that has embarrassed Enrico Letta's fragile coalition government. Antonio Mastrapasqua, the chief of the state pension and welfare fund INPS, stepped down after the government presented legislation on Friday to prevent public sector managers holding multiple positions potentially involving conflicts of interest. Mastrapasqua came under scrutiny this week when it emerged that a ...
French EuroMillions winner scoops 72 million euros PARIS: One lucky French lottery player scooped a EuroMillions jackpot worth over 72 million euros on Friday, organisers La Francaise des Jeux (FDJ) said.The 72,149,579 euro ($97.3 million) win is the second massive jackpot payout in France in January from the European super lottery.The lucky winner has 60 days to claim the booty in order to begin their new life as a multimillionaire.The EuroMillions lottery, launched in 2004, is now played by nine countries across ...
Knox stunned by guilty verdict, vows to fight conviction FLORENCE: An emotional Amanda Knox said Friday she had been left reeling after an Italian court again found her guilty for murder, and vowed she would never return willingly to serve her sentence.Knox, 26, was sentenced in absentia to 28 years and six months in prison for the 2007 murder of British student Meredith Kercher in the latest dramatic twist in the long-running legal saga.Both Knox and her former lover Raffaele Sollecito, who was sentenced ...
Russia slams as 'circus' Kerry Ukraine opposition meetings MOSCOW: Russia on Friday slammed as a "circus" US Secretary of State John Kerry's planned weekend meeting with Ukrainian opposition leaders.The top US diplomat is due to meet former boxing champion Vitali Klitschko, leader of the UDAR (Punch) party and opposition leader Arseniy Yatsenyuk on the sidelines of the annual Munich Security Conference on Saturday.Russia's outspoken Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin called Kerry's upcoming meetings a "circus" in a tweet on Friday. "It's also necessary ...


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Banking Review 2014

Foreign Debt $62.649bn
Per Cap Income $1,512
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