Rescuers struggle to reach many in Nepal quake, fear worst as toll tops 3300 - The Japan Times

Northwest Russia - 1 hour 4 min ago

Bellingham Herald

Rescuers struggle to reach many in Nepal quake, fear worst as toll tops 3300
The Japan Times
Search and rescue teams from other countries such as Japan, Russia, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Turkey and Poland have also been dispatched to Nepal. Deputy Inspector General of Police Komal Singh Bam said Monday that Nepal's death toll had risen to 3,218 ...
2 Wisconsin climbers at Mount Everest survive earthquakeBellingham Herald
Deadly earthquake slams NepalReading Eagle
Nepal quake: Hundreds dead, history crumbled, Everest shakenMonroe Evening News
Focus News -Sputnik International
all 11,939 news articles »
Categories: Google News

Ukraine and Belarus mark 29 years since Chornobyl nuclear disaster - Ukraine Today

Northwest Russia - 2 hours 3 min ago

Ukraine Today

Ukraine and Belarus mark 29 years since Chornobyl nuclear disaster
Ukraine Today
In Belarus meanwhile commemoration for the victims of Chernobyl was combined with a protest against a new power plant which the country intends to build at in its Grodno region with Russian money and Russian technology. The new power plant is to be ...

and more »
Categories: Google News

Fear of Vladimir Putin, Islamists and immigration see new iron curtains ... - The Independent


The Independent

Fear of Vladimir Putin, Islamists and immigration see new iron curtains ...
The Independent
“We already have border guards and border crossings in Europe and a huge majority of migrants arrive to the Continent through airports, not over sea or land.” But physical barriers, “whether they are for ... Kaliningrad, Poland fears, is being heavily ...

Categories: Google News

3 young women jailed in Russia for twerking next to monument - Northwest Herald

Northwest Russia - 4 hours 6 min ago

3 young women jailed in Russia for twerking next to monument
Northwest Herald
Russia celebrates the 70th anniversary of the Allies' victory in the World War II next month, an emotionally charged holiday the Kremlin has been using for propaganda purposes. The sentencing in the Novorossiysk district court of a 19-year-old woman to ...

and more »
Categories: Google News

Russian fuel oil flows into Singapore, clouding price outlook - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Northwest Russia - Mon, 04/27/2015 - 00:00

Russian fuel oil flows into Singapore, clouding price outlook
Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
“Rotterdam should logically be absorbing less Russian fuel oil due to weaker bunker (marine) fuel oil demand in Northwest Europe. That could be causing some of Russia's exports to be diverted from Northwest Europe to Singapore,” said Andrew Reed, ...

and more »
Categories: Google News

US to launch blitz of gas exports, eyes global energy dominance - Yahoo Finance UK

Nord Stream - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 23:12

US to launch blitz of gas exports, eyes global energy dominance
Yahoo Finance UK
This is roughly equivalent to Russia's exports to Europe through the Nord Stream, Yamal, and Brotherhood pipelines. Mr Mueller defiantly sweeps aside those who claim that the US fracking industry is in serious trouble, insisting that drilling costs are ...

and more »
Categories: Google News

Putin: 'No Regrets' Over Crimea Annexation - Northwest Public Radio

Northwest Russia - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 22:43

Northwest Public Radio

Putin: 'No Regrets' Over Crimea Annexation
Northwest Public Radio
Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at a celebration to mark the first anniversary of Crimea's incorporation into Russia, in Moscow, on March 18. Xinhua Xinhua/Landov. In a new documentary in Russia, President Vladimir Putin says that the ...

and more »
Categories: Google News

US to launch blitz of gas exports, eyes global energy dominance - Telegraph.co.uk

Nord Stream - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 22:08

Telegraph.co.uk

US to launch blitz of gas exports, eyes global energy dominance
Telegraph.co.uk
This is roughly equivalent to Russia's exports to Europe through the Nord Stream, Yamal, and Brotherhood pipelines. Mr Mueller defiantly sweeps aside those who claim that the US fracking industry is in serious trouble, insisting that drilling costs are ...

and more »
Categories: Google News

Uighurs suffer from continuous Chinese oppression - Daily Sabah

Northwest Russia - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 21:24

Uighurs suffer from continuous Chinese oppression
Daily Sabah
East Turkestan, known as the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, is located in northwest China. In the early 20th century, Uighurs used the name ... Also, statements by the U.S., France and Russia were not effective. The Turkish Prime Ministry described ...

and more »
Categories: Google News

'Guantánamo Diary' goes Through the Looking Glass - Miami Herald

Northwest Russia - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 20:50

Miami Herald

'Guantánamo Diary' goes Through the Looking Glass
Miami Herald
There's a moment early in the memoirs of Mohamedou Ould Slahi, the Guantánamo prisoner whose account of prison camp brutality has partially emerged from U.S. government censorship, when he's immobilized in shackles and blindfolded in a cargo plane ...

and more »
Categories: Google News

The Armenian Diaspora Remembers And Mourns - Northwest Public Radio

Northwest Russia - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 19:57

The Armenian Diaspora Remembers And Mourns
Northwest Public Radio
Everyone here mentions that Pope Francis and leaders of countries like Germany have use the word genocide, even President Vladimir Putin of Russia, but all are deeply disappointed that President Obama decided not to use that word when marking the ...

and more »
Categories: Google News

Did Rosatom Conquer the Clintons? - Silk Road Reporters

Nord Stream - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 19:56

Silk Road Reporters

Did Rosatom Conquer the Clintons?
Silk Road Reporters
On the highest level to this point, it was seen by the German Chancellor Gerhard Schroder first negotiating the Nord Stream Pipeline and then after his retirement serving on its shareholder committee. While this is the biggest example, the more recent ...

and more »
Categories: Google News

2 Wisconsin climbers at Mount Everest survive earthquake - Bellingham Herald

Northwest Russia - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 19:41

Bellingham Herald

2 Wisconsin climbers at Mount Everest survive earthquake
Bellingham Herald
Breckheimer, who left three weeks ago for Nepal, has climbed Mount Elbrus in Russia and attempted climbs of several other peaks, including Mount Rainier and Mount Kilimanjaro, working with Mountain Gurus, an adventure travel company in Seattle.

and more »
Categories: Google News

Deadly earthquake slams Nepal - Reading Eagle

Northwest Russia - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 18:19

Reading Eagle

Deadly earthquake slams Nepal
Reading Eagle
It said the quake hit at 11:56 a.m. local time (0611 GMT) at Lamjung, about 80 kilometers (50 miles) northwest of Kathmandu. Its depth was only 11 kilometers (7 miles), the largest shallow quake since the 8.2 temblor off the coast of Chile on April 1 ...
Nepal quake: Hundreds dead, history crumbled, Everest shakenMonroe Evening News
Google executive killed on Everest after Nepal quakeFocus News
Death Toll From Nepal Earthquake Reportedly Surpasses 1800Sputnik International

all 11,647 news articles »
Categories: Google News

Nepal earthquake and Everest avalanche kill 2500 people with 'violent ... - Telegraph.co.uk

Northwest Russia - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 16:42

Telegraph.co.uk

Nepal earthquake and Everest avalanche kill 2500 people with 'violent ...
Telegraph.co.uk
An earthquake of 7.6 kills more than 75,000 people, the vast majority of them in Pakistan's North West Frontier Province and the Pakistani-administered zone of Kashmir state. Some 3.5 million are displaced. ..... The United States and the European ...

and more »
Categories: Google News

Huskies outslug Cal to win in softball - The Seattle Times (registration)

Northwest Russia - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 08:31

Huskies outslug Cal to win in softball
The Seattle Times (registration)
Host Western Washington swept a Great Northwest Athletic Conference doubleheader from Simon Fraser, 10-0 in five innings and 5-0. WWU (28-16, 17-7) has won six straight games and 10 of its past 11. The Vikings are second in the conference standings.

and more »
Categories: Google News

Nepal quake: More than 1800 dead, history razed, Everest shaken - Tribune-Review

Northwest Russia - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 06:28

Times of India

Nepal quake: More than 1800 dead, history razed, Everest shaken
Tribune-Review
4, 1952: A magnitude-9.0 quake in Kamchatka in Russia's Far East causes damage but no reported deaths despite setting off 30-foot waves in Hawaii. • Feb. 27, 2010: A magnitude-8.8 quake shakes Chile, generating a tsunami and killing 524 people. • Jan.
Nepal quake: Hundreds dead, history crumbled, Everest shakenMonroe Evening News
At least 680 Chinese tourists prevented from going to Nepal over mighty quakeFocus News
Death Toll From Nepal Earthquake Reportedly Surpasses 1800Sputnik International

all 6,886 news articles »
Categories: Google News

Two Sonoma County climbers survive avalanches on Everest - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Northwest Russia - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 01:58

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Two Sonoma County climbers survive avalanches on Everest
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Santa Rosa resident Scott Holder, shown in an undated photo taken on the summit of Mount Elbrus in Russia, the highest mountain peak in Europe. (Photo by Scott Holder) ... The avalanches were triggered by a magnitude 7.8 earthquake northwest of Nepal's ...

and more »
Categories: Google News

Spear tips from Northwest Alaska add clues to mystery of first Americans - Alaska Dispatch News

Northwest Russia - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 00:35

Alaska Dispatch News

Spear tips from Northwest Alaska add clues to mystery of first Americans
Alaska Dispatch News
Points found in western Russia just across Bering Strait are not fluted. Serpentine "was the first time in Alaska someone found fluted points in a buried and datable context," Goebel said, adding that U.S. Bureau of Land Management researchers made a ...

and more »
Categories: Google News

Spear tips from Northwest Alaska add clues to mystery of first Americans - Alaska Dispatch News

Northwest Russia - Sun, 04/26/2015 - 00:35

Alaska Dispatch News

Spear tips from Northwest Alaska add clues to mystery of first Americans
Alaska Dispatch News
Points found in western Russia just across Bering Strait are not fluted. Serpentine "was the first time in Alaska someone found fluted points in a buried and datable context," Goebel said, adding that U.S. Bureau of Land Management researchers made a ...

and more »
Categories: Google News