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The Local (Sweden)

  • Swedish prosecutor: 'Movies show men killing'new
    30 November 2015, 5:08 pm - the prosecutor in the trial of two gothenburg men who have been charged with terrorist offences in syria has asked for life imprisonment for the duo after reviewing video evidence.
  • 'Show of strength' from Swedish economynew
    30 November 2015, 3:27 pm - sweden's economy is growing faster than expected and is now at an historically high level, according to figures from national number crunching body statistics sweden.
  • Nordic Noir star pens Eurovision hopenew
    30 November 2015, 12:34 pm - best-selling swedish author camilla läckberg has co-written one of the of the 28 entries for melodifestivalen 2016, the competition designed to choose sweden’s entry for the 2016 eurovision song contest.
  • Sweden pledges more to fight climate changenew
    30 November 2015, 11:32 am - updated: swedish prime minister stefan löfven promised a further 250 million kronor for climate action at the cop21 climate summit in paris, a gathering seen by many as the last chance to reach a deal aimed at limiting global warming.
  • Sweden to give millions to Turkey refugee dealnew
    30 November 2015, 9:54 am - prime minister stefan löfven announced on sunday that sweden would contribute to a joint action plan agreed by nine eu nations designed to limit the number of refugees arriving in europe via turkey.
  • Storm Gorm's trail of destruction in Swedennew
    30 November 2015, 9:37 am - storm gorm swept through southern sweden on sunday night, recording wind speeds of up to 32 metres per second. here are some of the most dramatic photos to emerge from the chaos.
  • 'More Brits should move over to Sweden'new
    30 November 2015, 9:20 am - lorna richardson, 42, recently moved from the uk to umeå in northern sweden, where she's started some unusual research involving both historic finds and the latest technologies.
  • The Bridge ends as talk of fourth season startsnew
    30 November 2015, 8:15 am - swedish public broadcaster svt has said it is in discussion with production companies and writers about a fourth series of the bridge, after the third season reached a dramatic conclusion over the weekend.
  • Huge clear up after Storm Gorm hits Swedennew
    30 November 2015, 7:27 am - updated: some schools remain closed and tens of thousands of people are still without electricity after a storm ripped through southern and western sweden on sunday night.
  • Refugees beg to leave 'inhuman' Malmö shelternew
    29 November 2015, 2:27 pm - refugees sheltering in malmö's 2013 eurovision venue are begging to leave, with one describing it as a "prison" with "inhuman conditions", while swedish nurses working there have been pulled out because of the health risks.

The Local (Germany)

  • Alternative Advent calendar puts fitness firstnew
    30 November 2015, 4:29 pm - worried about staying slim this festive season? it might be time to ditch the chocolate calendar and open up youtube - because a pair of german fitness coaches have come up with the perfect route to a "guilt-free" christmas.
  • Storms and borders stem refugee flow to Germanynew
    30 November 2015, 3:23 pm - the number of refugees arriving in germany has fallen off sharply in the past few days, with police reporting half the number of new arrivals this weekend compared with last.
  • Bavarian conservatives want national burqa bannew
    30 November 2015, 2:53 pm - the conservative christian social union (csu), ruling party in bavaria, want to pass a new law making it illegal for anyone to wear a burqa in germany.
  • We owe our children a climate deal: Merkelnew
    30 November 2015, 2:52 pm - world leaders gathered in paris for the cop 21 climate conference must find an "ambitious, comprehensive, fair and binding" way to stop global warming, chancellor angela merkel said on monday.
  • Supermarket Christmas ad is surprise downernew
    30 November 2015, 11:15 am - an ad by german supermarket chain edeka makes an emotional plea to viewers to remember what's most important during the holidays: family. but did it make the message just a touch too dark?
  • Snow and storms usher in first day of winternew
    30 November 2015, 10:12 am - a cold front has reached the centre of germany, casting a spell of cold over the north of the country, while the south remains warm.
  • Merkel pins refugee crisis hopes on Turkeynew
    30 November 2015, 8:43 am - chancellor angela merkel and other eu leaders agreed a joint action plan to limit the number of refugees arriving in europe via turkey at a brussels summit on sunday.
  • Police intervene in Berlin refugee home brawlsnew
    30 November 2015, 8:22 am - clashes broke out sunday between hundreds of asylum seekers at a shelter in berlin, in the second mass brawl to erupt over the weekend in germany's crowded migrant accommodations.
  • Hamburg voters throw out Olympic bid plannew
    30 November 2015, 8:11 am - hamburg's bid to host the 2024 olympics fell at the first hurdle on sunday when residents voted 'no' in a crunch referendum as the german public again torpedoed plans to host a games.
  • Germany to send 1,200 troops to aid ISIS fightnew
    29 November 2015, 12:07 pm - germany is planning to deploy 1,200 troops to help france in the fight against islamic state jihadists in syria, its army chief said sunday, in what would be the military's biggest deployment abroad.


The Mosque Times



  • Anil Kumble Resigns as Mentor of IPL Champions Mumbai Indiansnew
    30 November 2015, 4:51 pm - anil kumble was associated with indian premier league (ipl) champions mumbai indians from january 2013. the former indian captain is now a tv commentator.(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
  • Lives of Few Should Not Block Opportunities For Others: PM Modi in Parisnew
    30 November 2015, 4:47 pm - prime minister narendra modi -- along with the leaders of 19 other countries including the us and china -- joined "mission innovation", a research and development initiative on clean energy in paris t...(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
  • Payments Under One Rank One Pension Scheme to Start in January: Sourcesnew
    30 November 2015, 4:43 pm - about 25 lakh armed forces veterans get their first enhanced pension under the one rank one pension scheme, or orop, in january, top ministry of defence officials told ndtv. the enhanced pensions wil...(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
  • FAQs on The 'Charges' Against NDTVnew
    30 November 2015, 4:37 pm - why is ndtv's transaction with one of the world's most respected companies being questioned?(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
  • 'Climate Change Not of Our Making,' Says PM Modi at Paris Summit: Live Updatesnew
    30 November 2015, 4:07 pm - the 21st united nations conference of the parties, or cop21, which will begin in paris today, aims to unite around 150 nations for a single agreement on tackling climate change. the world leaders will...(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
  • GDP Growth Accelerates to 7.4% in Q2new
    30 November 2015, 3:47 pm - higher manufacturing output pushed india's gdp growth to 7.4 per cent in the september quarter as compared to 7 per cent between april and june 2015.(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
  • Lokpal Bill Introduced; 'Jokepal' Say Prashant Bhushan, Yogendra Yadavnew
    30 November 2015, 3:18 pm - arvind kejriwal's aam aadmi party (aap) today introduced the anti-corruption jan lokpal bill in the delhi assembly, making good on its biggest election promise while vehemently denying that it had vas...(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
  • Risk-Averse India Embraces Silicon Valley-Style Start-Upsnew
    30 November 2015, 3:13 pm - about $6.5 billion has been invested into start-ups this year, up from $2.2 billion last year, according to the national association of software and services companies, an industry group. three to fou...(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
  • 7 Years After 26/11, Mumbai Gets CCTV Networknew
    30 November 2015, 3:11 pm - seven years after the 26/11 terrorist attacks in mumbai, the city has got its first integrated security camera network, with the launch of the mumbai city surveillance project.(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
  • India's Economy Grows Faster than Chinanew
    30 November 2015, 3:09 pm - india's economic growth picked up in the july-september quarter, outpacing china on improving domestic demand and manufacturing activity, which could persuade the country's central bank to keep intere...(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)

Japan Today (Japan)

  • Business › BOJ chief calls for wage increase to overcome deflationnew
    30 November 2015, 7:20 am - bank of japan governor haruhiko kuroda on monday called on companies to raise wages in line with the central bank's efforts to achieve 2% inflation, saying a suitable environment has already been established. speaking at a meeting of business
  • World › China's smog climbs to perilous levelsnew
    30 November 2015, 6:46 am - northern china choked under some of the worst smog this year on monday, with levels in beijing soaring to 22 times healthy limits, triggering the city's second-highest pollution alert on the eve of global climate change talks. heavy haze blanketed
  • National › Japan says whaling fleet will set sail on Tuesdaynew
    30 November 2015, 6:30 am - japan will dispatch a whaling fleet to the antarctic on tuesday after a one-year suspension, the government said, defying international criticism and a u.n. legal ruling that the "research" expedition is a commercial hunt in disguise. "the research
  • Sports › Broncos beat Patriots 30-24 on Anderson's OT runnew
    30 November 2015, 6:19 am - tom brady lost yet another one of his trusted targets and this time he also lost a game. c.j. anderson scored on a 48-yard run with 12:32 left in overtime, powering the denver broncos past the new england patriots 30-24 on a snowy sunday
  • Sports › Japan clean up at AFC Awards with 7 honorsnew
    30 November 2015, 6:09 am - japan cleaned up at the asian football confederation annual awards on sunday, winning a total of seven honors including women's national team of the year. nadeshiko japan were recognized for reaching their second consecutive women's world cup final
  • Crime › 16-day-old girl dies after being put in trash can by parentsnew
    30 November 2015, 6:00 am - police in yonezawa, yamagata prefecture, have arrested a 23-year-old man and his 17-year-old wife over the fatal abuse of their 16-day-old daughter. the infant died after she was placed in a trash can, fuji tv reported. according to police, yoshimi
  • National › 79% fear Paris-type terror attacks could happen in Japan: pollnew
    30 November 2015, 6:00 am - nearly 80% of responding japanese are fearful that terror incidents such as the recent attacks on paris could take place in japan, a kyodo news survey showed sunday. in the wake of the nov 13 paris attacks, claimed to have been carried out by the
  • Business › Japan's factory output rises 1.4% in Octobernew
    30 November 2015, 6:00 am - japan's factory output rose 1.4% in october from the previous month, marking the second straight monthly rise, the government said monday. increasing production of general machinery, transport equipment and electronic parts contributed to the data,
  • Business › Black Friday store sales fall as Americans buy more onlinenew
    30 November 2015, 3:12 am - black friday shopping is shifting from hours spent in line to more time online. sales at retail stores the day after the thanksgiving holiday fell 10% to $10.4 billion this year, down from $11.6 billion in 2014, according to research firm
  • Picture of the Day › Akishino turns 50new
    30 November 2015, 3:03 am - prince akishino, left, sits with his wife princess kiko, right and their children, princess mako, 2nd left, princess kako, 2nd right, and prince hisahito, center, at their residence in tokyo. prince akishino, emperor akihito's second son, celebrates

The Don

  • PM Nawaz urges stakeholders to remain committed to Afghan peace processnew
    30 November 2015, 4:28 pm - paris: prime minister nawaz sharif stressed the need for all stakeholders to remain committed to the promotion of peace and stability in afghanistan, notwithstanding the obstacles and impediments in the pursuit of this objective.he said this during
  • 3rd T20: Afridi strikes twice to dent Englandnew
    30 November 2015, 3:44 pm - england captain eoin morgan won the toss and opted to bat in the third and final twenty20 international against pakistan in sharjah.morgan returned to the side after being rested for the second match in dubai which england won by three runs. also
  • Obama, Putin discuss Syrian crisis, Russian jet's downing disputenew
    30 November 2015, 3:27 pm - paris: russian president vladimir putin and us president barack obama held talks for around 30 minutes on the sidelines of a summit in paris on monday at which the two leaders discussed the syria and ukraine crises, a kremlin spokesman said.dmitry
  • Pakistan lodges protest with Bangladeshnew
    30 November 2015, 12:50 pm - islamabad: the acting high commissioner of bangladesh was summoned to the foreign office on monday to lodge protest on the statements issued by bangladesh government recently, an fo statement said.foreign office spokesperson syed qazi khalilullah
  • Turkey won't apologise to Russia over downing of jet: Davutoglunew
    30 November 2015, 12:09 pm - brussels: turkey's prime minister says his country won't apologise to russia for shooting down a warplane operating over syria that crossed through turkish airspace. ahmet davutoglu also said turkey also hopes that moscow will reconsider economic
  • IS political wrap for heavy oil smuggling: Russian officialnew
    30 November 2015, 11:23 am - moscow: the militant islamic state (is) group is a political wrap for hefty smuggling businesses including that of oil, says the spokesman for russia investigative committee vladimir markin.the high-level russian official made the remarks in a column
  • Dr Asim Hussain's police remand extended for seven daysnew
    30 November 2015, 10:50 am - karachi: the administrative judge of an anti-terrorism court on monday extended the police remand of dr asim hussain, a former federal minister and close aide of former president asif ali zardari, for seven days in a case relating to providing
  • Nawaz, Modi meet on sidelines of Paris climate summitnew
    30 November 2015, 9:59 am - paris: prime minister nawaz sharif and his indian counterpart narendra modi on monday exchanged pleasantries on the sidelines of the 21st un climate change conference in paris.modi approached sharif and had a brief chat with him, said a statement
  • APS terrorists to be hanged as army chief signs black warrantsnew
    30 November 2015, 9:52 am - peshawar: chief of army staff gen raheel sharif on monday signed the black warrants of four terrorists involved in the army public school attack, inter-services public relations (ispr) said. the army chief signed the black warrants of maulvi abdus
  • 'Christians and Muslims are brothers': Pope visits Central African Republic mosquenew
    30 November 2015, 9:35 am - bangui: pope francis ventured into one of the world's most dangerous neighbourhoods on monday to beg christians and muslims to end a spiral of hate, vendetta and bloodshed that has killed thousands over the past three years.under intense security,


  • ‘365 days of Christmas’ for borrowersnew
    30 November 2015, 11:00 am - aussies can expect to see no rba cash rate moves until 2017, helping borrowers cull debt while doing little for savers. but hot deals are still up for grabs.
  • Sibling violence a deepening threatnew
    30 November 2015, 11:00 am - kids who are threatened and beaten by older siblings are the invisible victims in australia’s family violence crisis, the country’s children’s commissioner warns.
  • Could we have ‘Aussie’ version of Islam?new
    30 November 2015, 10:01 am - this could be islam with an aussie twist. an australian brand of the religion is on the way, a senior minister has forecast.
  • ‘Porn plays no part in our conference’new
    30 November 2015, 8:42 am - ecologists following a conference on twitter got more than they bargained for when trolls started using their hashtag to send erotic images.
  • ‘Say no to drugs’ isn’t workingnew
    30 November 2015, 7:26 am - five people have died after taking drugs in music festival in just over a year. now experts say radical measures are needed to prevent more tragedies.
  • Turnbull’s steady honeymoon reignnew
    30 November 2015, 7:05 am - more aussies believe the country is headed in the right direction than they have since 2011 and turnbull would win if an election was held now, new polls show.
  • Aussies’ trip to Mexico badlandsnew
    30 November 2015, 6:14 am - on a search for untouched beaches, two surfers made two simple decisions that may have led them to trouble in mexico.
  • Floundering wombat saved from lakenew
    30 November 2015, 5:51 am - a drowning wombat has been plucked from a lake in tasmania by two eagle-eyed fishermen, who spotted the “worn out” creature struggling to swim.
  • Friends in ‘disbelief’ over Sylvia’s deathnew
    30 November 2015, 4:22 am - work colleagues of sylvia choi, who collapsed and died at stereosonic on saturday, are in ‘disbelief’ and ‘struggling to come to terms’ with her death.
  • The people who choose to live in prisonnew
    30 November 2015, 3:26 am - the walls echo to gruesome tales of murder and violence, people were hanged in the backyard and the rooms are tiny. so why are jails the new des res?

Times Of India



  • Target website down on Cyber Monday trafficnew
    30 November 2015, 4:45 pm - (reuters) - discount retailer target corp's website was down due to heavy traffic on cyber monday.(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)
  • Colorado Planned Parenthood shooting suspect to appear in courtnew
    30 November 2015, 4:43 pm - colorado springs, colo. (reuters) - the gunman accused of killing three people and wounding nine at a planned parenthood clinic in colorado springs was due to appear in court by video link from jail on monday.(image) (image) (image) (image)
  • At NATO, Turkey remains defiant over Russian jetnew
    30 November 2015, 3:47 pm - brussels (reuters) - turkey's prime minister dismissed on monday any suggestion ankara should apologize for downing a russian warplane in its airspace last week, after winning strong nato support for the right to defend itself.(image) (image) (image)
  • World leaders launch bid for climate breakthrough in Parisnew
    30 November 2015, 3:42 pm - paris (reuters) - world leaders launched an ambitious attempt on monday to hold back the earth's rising temperatures, with french president francois hollande saying the world was at "breaking point" in the fight against global warming.(image) (image)
  • Hours after EU deal, Turkey rounds up 1,300 migrants bound for Greecenew
    30 November 2015, 3:37 pm - ayvacik, turkey (reuters) - turkish authorities rounded up some 1,300 migrants on monday that they said were planning to sail to greece from hideouts near secluded aegean beaches and forests, hours after striking a deal with the european union on
  • Kerry to back Kosovo reforms on first Balkan trip as U.S. diplomatnew
    30 November 2015, 2:52 pm - paris/pristina (reuters) - john kerry, on his first trip to the balkans as u.s. secretary of state, visits kosovo on wednesday to underscore western concern over the slow pace of progress 16 years after a u.s.-led air war set it on the road to
  • Fed approves curb to future 'too big to fail' lendingnew
    30 November 2015, 2:47 pm - washington (reuters) - the federal reserve board on monday approved a proposal to curb its emergency lending powers, a change demanded by congress after the central bank's controversial decision to aid aig , citigroup and others in 2008.(image)
  • Chicago police officer charged with killing black teen to appear in courtnew
    30 November 2015, 2:24 pm - chicago (reuters) - a white chicago police officer charged with murder after a dashboard camera video showed him shooting a black teenager 16 times is scheduled to learn whether he will be offered bond in court on monday.(image) (image) (image)
  • France says Russian strikes in Syria must only target Islamic Statenew
    30 November 2015, 1:14 pm - paris (reuters) - russian air strikes in syria must clearly target only islamic state, france's foreign ministry said on monday in response to questions over recent raids by moscow on opposition groups in the north of the country.(image) (image)
  • Kobe Bryant to retire at end of seasonnew
    30 November 2015, 11:13 am - (reuters) - los angeles lakers great kobe bryant, arguably the best player of his generation, announced on sunday he will retire after the 2015-16 national basketball association season.(image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image) (image)