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June 23, 2017 2:10 PM Will Qatar agree to Arab countries' new list of demands? Unlikely

1) Scale back diplomatic ties with Iran; close Iranian diplomatic missions in Qatar; expel members of Iran's Revolutionary Guard; cut military and intelligence cooperation with Iran. Trade and commerce with Iran must meet U.S. and international sanctions and not jeopardize security of the Gulf Cooperation Council. 2) Immediately shut down the Turkish 5

June 23, 2017 9:15 AM Arab states issue list of demands to end Qatar crisis

Saudi Arabia and other Arab nations ask Qatar to close Al Jazeera and scale down ties with Iran within 10 days. Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries that have cut ties to Qatar issued a list of demands to end the crisis, insisting that Qatar shuts down the Al Jazeera network and scales down ties with Iran. In the 13-point list, the countries also demand 2

June 21, 2017 12:28 PM PM leads yoga day celebrations amid rains

Lucknow, Jun 21 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi today led over 50,000 yoga enthusiasts in performing asanas here amid showers on the International Day of Yoga as he underlined the importance of the ancient practice in connecting India with the world and promoting wellness. Yoga, he stressed, has the power of health insurance at zero cost. "We can save the people 2

June 20, 2017 11:40 PM Lenovo's latest concept is a flexible laptop with a screen you can bend

We all want a laptop that can bend, right? Yeah, probably not, but that didn't stop Lenovo from cooking one up. The electronics firm unveiled a concept for a flexible ThinkPad laptop at an event in New York today. The device, which again is only a concept, has a conjoined keyboard, stylus support, no hinge and did we mention a screen that folds in on itself 3

June 20, 2017 3:56 PM The Latest: Somalia says suicide blast targeted civilians

Somalia’s prime minister is condemning the suicide car bomb blast in Mogadishu that left at least 15 dead, saying the attack targeted civilians preparing for Eid celebrations. Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire says the attack demonstrated the extremists’ ”evil-mindedness” and says it will not derail the Horn of Africa country’s efforts toward peace and stability

June 20, 2017 2:23 PM Demystifying Qatar-Iran connection in GCC crisis

Crisis, if persists, will only increase Iran's influence, disrupt U.S. efforts against it, terrorism, spreading radicalism - The writer is an international relations analyst and political adviser. One of the charges used as a pretext to justify actions against Qatar in the recent pre-planned Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) crisis -- in addition to severing 2

June 20, 2017 10:35 AM Raila Odinga links military and NIS to poll rigging plot

Nasa presidential candidate Raila Odinga claims the National Intelligence Service (NIS) is party to a plot by Jubilee Party to rig August 8 General Election. Mr Odinga on Tuesday also accused President Uhuru Kenyatta’s party of dragging the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) into the elections. Military officers, he said, are being trained to man the polls as officials 2

June 17, 2017 9:12 PM How drama, punches and laws marked MPs’ tenure

They fought, tore each other’s clothes and even stripped naked. They also passed many laws and, according to Majority Leader Aden Duale, the tally is now at 180 Acts of Parliament. hey also fought the Senate. But now, the curtains have come down on the National Assembly and MPs have to go back to the campaign trail to seek another term. Their term officially 16

June 16, 2017 1:49 AM Qatar crisis: Have Saudis gone too far?

Qatar, a sovereign Arab state, is being subjected to unprecedented sanctions by its Gulf Arab neighbours, led by Saudi Arabia. The punishing economic and diplomatic measures have been taken because of allegations that Qatar has persisted in funding terrorist groups and destabilising the region, both of which it denies. So now airspace has been closed 4

June 15, 2017 1:02 PM Frenemies with benefits: Turnbull's path from 'Panda hugger' to 'China hawk'

At a public event in Sydney last October the Prime Minster was speaking about his pet topics of disruption and innovation, but his big picture view of the world that night also extended to some unscripted remarks on China. "You mean our frenemy," he was overheard to say when the subject swung to China during pre-dinner drinks. It was a rare moment of foreign 2