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In this Feb. 4, 2014, file photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, residents of the besieged Yarmouk Palestinian refugee camp carry their belongings as they flee the camp, on the southern edge of the Syrian capital Damascus, Syria.
2015-04-23, CounterPunch
Are you surprised that there has been little mobilization to help Yarmouk, the Palestinian refugee camp on the outskirts of Damascus, which is overrun by militants, and...
Norway Today: A comprehensive trafficking case starts Monday in Oslo District Court. Four Bulgarians are prosecuted under the so-called mafia section for having transported, Vimeo A...
noodls: (Source: ICC - International Chamber of Commerce) "Each award recipient shows how business leaders can contribute to global development through their efforts to promote responsible business conduct," said ICC Secretary GeneralJohn Danilovich....
Norway Today: In a global perspective, we have quite small cities in Norway: our capital Oslo is the largest with approximately 600 000...
The Independent: As the pioneering founder and owner of Chandos, the independent classical record label, Brian Couzens played a key role in the development of the record industry, starting in 1979, a few years before the launch of CDs. The appearance of such independent labels...
Topix: While Perry was likely talking about a boyfriend when she wrote that song, I'm talking about the spring weather, of course. Anniken Ruud , a foreign exchange student from Oslo, Norway, and a junior at Fruita Monument High School, will be the guest speaker at...
Big News Network: OSLO, April 25. /TASS/. Following the European Union's decision, Norway has extended a blacklist to 19 persons and nine legal entities from Russia and Ukraine, the Foreign Ministry......
noodls: (Source: Oslo BørsASA) 10/04/2015Oslo Axess has decided to delist the shares of ProspectorOffshore DrillingS.A.. The company has been acquired by...
noodls: (Source: Oslo BørsASA) 14/04/2015 Oslo Børs invites large equity orders to return to a regulated stock exchange environment. This will be made possible by the North Sea dark pool. "We want to provide a service to those who currently submit orders to...
noodls: (Source: Oslo BørsASA) 22/04/2015 Oslo Børs has decided to delist the shares of Eltek ASA. The company has been acquired by Delta...
Best-sellers2015-04-26
The Miami Herald: Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores: Fiction 1."The Girl on the Train," by Paula Hawkins (Riverhead: $26.95) A London commuter is witness to a woman's disappearance in this psychological...
ABC News: Where in the world do you want to go this summer? I've got some ideas, especially for the cheapskates among us. That's no slur. I'm a cheapskate, too. Unfortunately, the deck appears to be stacked against us frugal flyers, partly because airlines are riding so...
Taipei Times: In the face of strong competition from China, the traditional, locally produced Palestinian headscarf has put up a show of resistance, successfully pulling itself back from the brink of extinction. Thanks to the business sense of two brothers from the southern...
Minds: Western policymakers once understood the dynamics of secular politics in the Middle East, but this knowledge has been subsumed under a fixation on Islam’s supposed threat to western security interests. Erika Szostak/Demotix. All rights reserved. Much western,...
Norway Today: Election time in the UK, and the country’s relationship with its European neighbours is once again up for debate. EU membership or not? Should they stay or should they go? Vimeo The election will be held on May 7 and...