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Assad gets a week to reveal chemical arms stockpile

The countdown has begun on a dangerous, tough mission to eliminate Syria’s chemical weapons, with the regime given just seven days to lift the veil on its secret stockpile &…

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Iran says US no longer has pretext to attack Syria

Iran’s deputy foreign minister said Saturday the United States no longer has a pretext to attack Syria, following a deal struck to eliminate that country’s chemical weapons. “The new situation…

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'Steam seen' at Fukushima nuclear reactor

Vapour has begun rising again from a reactor at the Fukushima nuclear power plant, more than two-and-a-half years after its core melted down, the site’s Japanese operator said Friday. Tokyo…

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Cow pedometer experiment recognised

An experiment that fitted cows with pedometers to monitor their behaviour has won an international science award. The team from Scotland’s Rural College wanted to find out if the length…

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Vatican-backed cell research wins $1.2 mln US grant

A Vatican-backed US company that researches an alternative to embryonic stem cells on Friday received a $1.2 million dollar government grant, despite independent studies that question whether their product exists….

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Bombardier-led group wins US$288-million contract for Azerbaijani rail project

MONTREAL – Bombardier’s rail division continues to expand its signalling business by winning its first major contract in the Eastern European country of Azerbaijan. The Berlin-based division of the train…

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Tropical storm Ingrid becomes hurricane: US forecasters

Tropical storm Ingrid strengthened & became a hurricane on Saturday, US forecasters said, with authorities in Mexico making emergency plans ahead of its making landfall. The Miami-based National Hurricane Center…

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Syria Has One Week To Detail Chemical Weapons

The US & Russia have given Syria one week to submit a “comprehensive list” of its chemical weapons stockpiles – otherwise the US will seek a UN resolution that could…

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US, Russia seal landmark deal on Syria weapons

The United States & Russia on Saturday unveiled an ambitious plan to eliminate Syria’s chemical weapons by the middle of next year & left the door open to sanctions if…

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