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Greece misses IMF payment deadline

admin July 1, 2015

Greece misses IMF payment deadline Greece has missed the deadline for a €1.5bn (£1.1bn) payment to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), hours after eurozone ministers refused to extend its bailout. But the ministers say they will discuss a last-minute request from Greece for a new two-year bailout on Wednesday. Greece is the first European Union… Continue Reading »


Tunisia launches security clampdown

admin June 27, 2015

Tunisia launches security clampdown Tunisia’s Prime Minister Habib Essid has announced a clampdown on security after an attack on a holiday resort in which 38 people were killed. He said army reservists would be deployed to archaeological sites and resorts. About 80 mosques accused of “spreading venom” will close within a week, he said. Authorities… Continue Reading »


Pakistan heatwave deaths ‘near 700′

admin June 23, 2015

Pakistan heatwave deaths ‘near 700′ Pakistan’s prime minister called for emergency measures as the death toll from a heatwave in southern Sindh province reached nearly 700. The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) said it had received orders from Nawaz Sharif to undertake immediate response measures. The army has also been deployed to set up heat… Continue Reading »

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