Archive for August, 2014

Saudi’s Ihsa contractors to form joint-stock firm

Sunday, August 31st, 2014
Consolidation is seen as way for local contractors to get a bigger slice of Saudi Arabia’s multi-billion-dollar mega-projects.

North Korea slams British TV show on its nuclear weapons as ‘hideous farce’ – The Straits Times

Sunday, August 31st, 2014

The Straits Times

North Korea slams British TV show on its nuclear weapons as 'hideous farce'
The Straits Times
A newly developed, high-precision tactical guided missile is fired at an undisclosed place in North Korea during a test drill in this photo released by the communist nation's official Korean Central News Agency on July 27, 2014. North Korea on Sunday ...
​'Slanderous farce': N. Korea goes ballistic over UK TV nuclear drama ...RT (blog)
North Korea warns London over Channel 4 seriesTelegraph.co.uk
N. Korea wants US recognition as nuclear state: analystYonhap News
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2 Afghan soldiers martyred in roadside bomb explosion – Khaama Press

Sunday, August 31st, 2014

Khaama Press

2 Afghan soldiers martyred in roadside bomb explosion
Khaama Press
ANA_security At least two Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were martyred following roadside bomb explosion in the past 24 hours, defense officials said Sunday. Gen. Zahir Azimi, spokesman for the Ministry of Defense (MoD), confirmed that two Afghan ...

FSU Escapes OSU 37-31, But Questions Abound – Sports Talk Florida

Sunday, August 31st, 2014

Sports Talk Florida

FSU Escapes OSU 37-31, But Questions Abound
Sports Talk Florida
This would set up a 50 yard bomb from Winston to Rashad Greene that would prove to be the dagger. OSU would score with 1:55 remaining, but it proved to be too little too late as FSU would run out the clock to preserve the win. The big takeaways of the ...

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Philippine troops in Syria rescued

Sunday, August 31st, 2014
Thirty-two Philippine peacekeepers trapped by rebels in the Syrian Golan Heights are rescued, and another 40 escape, but 44 Fijians are held captive.

Phishers using glamour girls to lure Arabic Facebook users

Sunday, August 31st, 2014
Online security provider Symantec says phishing page spoofs Facebook's branding and contains images of models

Low-cost Haj scheme just a click away

Sunday, August 31st, 2014
The Haj Ministry said it would accept application for low-cost Haj schemes from Monday.

Alabama Settles on a Quarterback and Eases to a Win – New York Times

Sunday, August 31st, 2014

New York Times

Alabama Settles on a Quarterback and Eases to a Win
New York Times
The junior college transfer D'haquille Williams supplied an electrifying performance with nine catches for 154 yards in his Auburn debut, including a 62-yard bomb and an 18-yard touchdown catch on a pass from Johnson. Replacing Tre Mason, a Heisman ...

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Street in North Somercotes cordoned off due to bomb scare – Grimsby Telegraph

Sunday, August 31st, 2014

Grimsby Telegraph

Street in North Somercotes cordoned off due to bomb scare
Grimsby Telegraph
Houses have been evacuated in a street in North Somercotes after the discovery of an unexploded shell from the Second World War. Keeling Street, near Louth, has been cordoned off by Lincolnshire Police who are currently at the scene. A bomb disposal ...

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US planes drop aid to Iraq’s Amerli

Sunday, August 31st, 2014
US planes have made air drops and carried out strikes against Islamic State positions around the besieged northern Iraqi town of Amerli.