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A Palestinian relatives carry the body of a Palestinian killed in an Israeli air strike, during his funeral, Rafah, southern Gaza Strip.
Gaza Aid   Israel Airstrikes   Photos   Scottish Government   Wikipedia: 2014 IsraelGaza conflict  
 BBC News 
Gaza conflict: Scottish government promises £500,000 humanitarian aid
The Scottish Government is to provide £500,000 of aid funding to help the people of Gaza. | External affairs minister Humza Yousaf said the money would go towards providing water, food, shelter and m... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb)
The cemetery and large oratory on Skellig Michael. The Island was inscribed on the World Heritage List in 1996, at the 20th Session of the World Heritage Committee in Mrida, Mexico.
Movie News   Photos   Skellig Michael   UNESCO   World Heritage  
 Belfast Telegraph 
Feathers ruffled as world heritage body questions why Star Wars crew was allowed on Skellig Michael
Filming of Star Wars on Skellig Michael has ruffled more feathers than just those of the native puffin population with UNESCO also making inquiries as to who authorised the shoot. | Work on day two of... (photo: Creative Commons)
A tiger, as seen from above its cage, as it feeds during lunchtime.  The Independent 
Save the tiger: The animals bred for bones on China’s tiger farms
There are more tigers in Chinese tiger farms than exist in the wild in the rest of the world. | The tigers are bred for their hides and their bones which are used in a wine. The trade in tiger parts w... (photo: WN / RTayco)
China   Photos   Tigers   Trade   Wikipedia: Tiger  
A Palestinians inspect is the aftermath of an Israeli air strike in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip on June 15, 2014. Israeli war jets on Saturday night carried out a series of intensive and successive airstrikes on various military targets in southern, central and northern Gaza Strip. Photo by Ahmed Deeb / WN  The Australian 
Gazans reel under ‘tsunami of destruction’
AMR Oda was kneeling and weeping in front of the ruins of his destroyed house when Gaza’s latest tentative ceasefire fell apart. | As the sound of exploding tank shells reverberated through Beit... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb)
Gaza   Israel   Israeli Palestinian Conflict   Photos   Wikipedia: 2014 IsraelGaza conflict  
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President Barack Obama speaks at a distribution center for Safeway stores in Upper Marlboro, Md., Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. The president said having a more fuel-efficient truck fleet will boost the economy and help combat climate change. The Examiner
Obama Criticizes Pro-Russian Rebels For Blocking Access To Malaysia Crash Site
WASHINGTON - During a televised speech from the White House South Lawn Monday afternoon, President Barack Obama sternly criticized Russia for denying access to the Malays... (photo: AP / Charles Dharapak)
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Ed Miliband, the newly-elected leader of Britain's opposition Labour Party, waves to supporters prior to his keynote speech at the party's annual conference, in Manchester, England, Tuesday Sept. 28, 2010. Belfast Telegraph
Miliband meets Obama at White House
Labour leader Ed Miliband has met US president Barack Obama at the White House. | Mr Obama dropped in on talks between the British politician and US National Security Adv... (photo: AP / Lefteris Pitarakis)
Britain   Ed Miliband   Operation Protective Edge   Photos   Wikipedia: Ed Miliband  
Scottish singer Susan Boyle poses for a portrait in promotion of her upcoming US tour, on Tues. June 24, 2014 in New York. BBC News
Glasgow 2014: Susan Boyle carries Queen's Baton
21 July 2014 Last updated at 18:14 BST | Singer Susan Boyle has visited children in a hospital in Glasgow, taking a taste of the Commonwealth Games with her as she carrie... (photo: AP / Amy Sussman)
Entertainment   Photos   Singer   Susan Boyle   Wikipedia: Susan Boyle  
British singer Tulisa Contostavlos performs on stage at the 2012 Wireless Music Festival in Hyde Park, central London, Saturday, July 7, 2012. Belfast Telegraph
Tulisa hits out over 'entrapment'
Former X Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos said her life had been "ruined for a year" after her trial for allegedly brokering a drugs deal collapsed. | The singer issued a... (photo: AP / Joel Ryan)
Entertainment   Photos   Tulisa Contostavlos   Wikipedia: Tulisa Contostavlos   X Factor  
U.S. President Barack Obama. right, talks with British Prime Minister David Cameron during a working session at the G20 Summit in Cannes, France Friday, Nov. 4, 2011. Leaders from within troubled Europe and far beyond are working Friday on ways the International Monetary Fund could do more to calm Europe's debt crisis. Political chaos in Greece has hamstrung the leaders of the Group of 20 leading rich and developing economies, meeting on the French Riviera for their last day of a summit Friday. Italy's dance with financial disaster and doubts about its commitment to reforms only exacerbated the concern. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) Belfast Telegraph
Cameron and Obama discuss Gaza
Prime Minister David Cameron and US president Barack Obama have discussed the worsening situation in Gaza during a phone conversation, Downing Street said. | A No 10 spok... (photo: AP / Charles Dharapak)
Defense   Gaza   Photos   Politics   Wikipedia: Operation Protective Edge  
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Find individual country websites at the Tourism Worldwide Directory, www.towd.com. AUSTRIA | VIENNA: Popfest Wien, through July 27. | REUTTE/TIROL: Ehrenberg Ritterspiele... (photo: WN / marzena)
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Internet users browse their Facebook website by the free wifi internet service in an underground station in Hong Kong Sunday, June 16, 2013. CNN
UK police arrest 660 suspected pedophiles after online operation
July 16, 2014 -- Updated 1130 GMT (1930 HKT) | (CNN) -- UK police have arrested 660 suspected pedophiles -- including doctors, teachers and scout leaders -- in a six-mont... (photo: AP / Kin Cheung)
Child Sex Abuse   Crime in UK   Pedophilia   Photos   Wikipedia: Pedophilia  
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Virgin launches Belfast air service
Sir Richard Branson's airline Virgin Atlantic is to fly from Northern Ireland for the first time. | Virgin will operate a total of eight services between Belfast and Orla... (photo: Creative Commons / Cubbie)
Airline   Business   Photos   Transport   Wikipedia: Virgin Atlantic  
Politics News & Media
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A Palestinian relatives carry the body of a Palestinian killed in an Israeli air strike, during his funeral, Rafah, southern Gaza Strip.
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New Zealand's Valerie Adams reacts after taking a throw in the women's shot put final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London
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Industry & Stock Society
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A Palestinians inspect is the aftermath of an Israeli air strike in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip on June 15, 2014. Israeli war jets on Saturday night carried out a series of intensive and successive airstrikes on various military targets in southern, central and northern Gaza Strip. Photo by Ahmed Deeb / WN
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New Zealand's Valerie Adams reacts after taking a throw in the women's shot put final during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London
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