Mohamed Elsaid

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Ceasefire fails and preparations for war begin

The shelling of Mariupol, a city on the front lines of the war in eastern Ukraine, resumed in earnest at the end of October, just as the country had …

Russia

Dozens arrested in slaying of Pakistani couple accused of desecrating Quran

Pakistani police say they have arrested up to 40 people in connection with the killing of a Christian couple in Punjab province who were beaten, then pushed into a burning kiln after being accused of desecrating the Quran.<p>Local police officials said a mob from neighboring villages formed Tuesday …

Is Britain Headed Out of the EU?

Not just yet. But domestic pressure over immigration has made a once remote possibility more plausible.<p>Since it joined the European Union in 1973, Britain's relationship with it has never been easy. But until recently, the possibility that the United Kingdom might leave has always been remote.<p>Not …

Afghanistan and Pakistan urged to improve ties | DW | 04.11.2014

The International Crisis Group (ICG) released a report on October 28 in which it recommended a democratic transition for Pakistan and Afghanistan – …

Pakistan

Vatican official condemns Maynard assisted suicide case in U.S. | Reuters

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - A Vatican bioethics official on Tuesday condemned the death by assisted suicide of American Brittany Maynard, a terminally ill 29-year-old who ended her life over the weekend, as an undignified “absurdity”.<p>Brittany Maynard (L) is pictured with her husband Dan Diaz in this …

Ukraine to send reinforcements to key cities in case of rebel attacks

President Petro Poroshenko also calls on parliament to rescind law that gives special status to Donetsk and Luhansk<p>Kiev will send reinforcements to key Ukrainian cities to prevent potential attacks from Russia-backed separatists, President Petro Poroshenko said on Monday. He also called on …

Astronomers Find Amazing Evidence Of A Star Escaping A Black Hole

A star passed by the black hole close enough that some of its mass fell into the black hole's gravitational grip, but far enough that the star managed to get away still intact with minor damage.<p>A team of astronomers spotted the event in a galaxy about 650 million light years from Earth, which is …

Black Holes

‘Dead’ hearts transplanted into living patients in world first

Breakthrough by Australian surgeons at St Vincent’s hospital could save the lives of 30% more heart transplant patients<p>Australian surgeons have successfully transplanted “dead” hearts into patients for the first time – a groundbreaking procedure with the potential to significantly boost the supply …