Ali Abbas

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Two more top separatist leaders abandon eastern Ukraine battle

Two more top leaders from the armed insurrection in eastern Ukraine resigned Thursday as government forces closed in on the last two strongholds of the 4-month-old uprising.<p>Igor Girkin, who reportedly bragged of shooting down a Ukrainian jet on the day that a Malaysia Airlines passenger plane was …

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Hundreds demonstrate peacefully in embattled Ferguson, Mo.

Boisterous yet peaceful demonstrations continued as night fell in Ferguson on Thursday under the lower-key supervision of police in standard uniforms. There were no assault rifles, riot gear or armored personnel vehicles that had inflamed tensions over the last week in this St. Louis suburb that …

5 Photos Every Photographer Must Know How to Create

Did you know that there are five basic photographs that every photographer must learn how to create? All other camera techniques in photography are …

Bestival fancy-dress outfits – in pictures

Since 2004, Bestival on the Isle Of Wight has become as well known for its fancy-dress revellers as its music. A new London exhibition of photographs by Kent Mathews and Dan Smith highlights some of the best outfits<p>• Fancy dress at Bestival: 'You're talking to jellyfish, a gingerbread man…'<p>Corinne …

Top 10 Climbs

Travel<p>Top 10 Climbs from National Geographic.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>The 10 Best of Everything</i><p><b>Mount Khuiten, Mongolia</b> <br>In Mongolia, it’s easy for a traveler to be quickly swept away by the endless green steppes, the heartiness of the Kazakh nomads, and the rolling landscapes that define the …