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Russian prime minister Medvedev visits Crimea SIMFEROPOL: Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev arrived in Crimea on Monday with several members of his government on the highest level visit to the Black Sea peninsula since its annexation by Moscow earlier this month."(I'm) in Simferopol," Medvedev said on Twitter after his plane landed in the main city in the region, which Western governments say Russia has illegally seized from Ukraine. "Today the government will discuss the development of Crimea here". Copyright Reuters, 2014 ...

EU won US backing for partial CO2 charges LONDON: The United States threw its weight behind the idea of imposing levies on aircraft for their carbon emissions on a regional basis when negotiations were being held to come up with an alternative to the European Union's unilateral scheme to charge airlines for the full duration of flights using EU airports, according to an official letter seen by Reuters. The show of US support for a regional approach, given in a letter written in ...
French set to punish Hollande in mayoral runoffs PARIS: French President Francois Hollande's Socialists braced for losses in hundreds of towns and villages in mayoral elections on Sunday, with far-right National Front candidates seen winning a handful of cities for the first time since 1995. The runoff round of voting comes at the end of a week that saw French unemployment surge to a new record, making a reverse of first round losses unlikely and a cabinet reshuffle by Hollande possible as soon ...
'Darth Vader' runs for president of Ukraine KIEV: As Ukraine battles to stave off dark forces of its own, iconic movie villain Darth Vader announced he was running for president in a bid to restore all glory to the downtrodden nation.The Sith Lord, or at least an unnamed protester dressed up as him who has often been seen on Kiev's Independence Square during the winter protests flanked by his loyal Stormtroopers, has been chosen as the official candidate of the Ukrainian Internet ...
PM bids for new term at wheel of Hungary BUDAPEST: Prime Minister Viktor Orban demanded four more years at the steering wheel of Hungary's "fast and bold racing car" on Saturday at an election rally attended by hundreds of thousands of supporters. Orban's ruling centre-right Fidesz party is firmly on track to win the April 6 election, according to opinion polls, despite concerns among foreign investors and in the European Union about its unorthodox economic policies and some other measures. Throngs of people waved ...
Russia's Lavrov, U.S. Kerry discuss Ukraine, timing of further contact MOSCOW: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry discussed Ukraine in a phone call on Saturday as well as the timing of further contact, Russia's Foreign Ministry said in a statement.The ministry said the call was initiated by the United States and followed Russian President Vladimir Putin's call to U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday to discuss a U.S. diplomatic proposal for Ukraine. Copyright Reuters, 2014 ...
UK finance minister denies report that independent Scotland would keep pound LONDON: British Finance Minister George Osborne on Saturday denied a newspaper report that Scotland may keep the British pound even if it votes for independence later this year, an issue at the heart of the Scottish secession debate.Polls show the question of what currency an independent Scotland would use has been high in Scottish voters' minds ahead of an independence referendum on Sept. 18, with many worrying about the economic uncertainties a new currency would ...


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