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Goal: The man who awarded Geoff Hurst's infamous World Cup final goal in 1966 has never been forgotten in England and Germany - but in Azerbaijan, he is a national hero To the English he is known as 'the Russian linesman', the unlikely hero of the 1966 World Cup...
noodls: (Source: City of Minsk) 29 January2015 → BelarusianMTZ eager to resume deliveries to IraqMinsk Tractor Works (MTZ trademark) plans to resume vehicle deliveries to Iraq, representatives of the Belarusian automobile engineering company told BelTA....
Stockhouse: MOSCOW, Jan. 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CTCMedia (Nasdaq:CTCM), a leading Russian independent media company, today announced that CTC International, the company's international television channel, was recognized at Russia's annual "Big Digit Awards" for...
New York Times: A representative of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic reacts to an online letter from Azerbaijan’s ambassador....
noodls: (Source: City of Minsk) 28 January2015 → Beginning from 2012 more than 255 billion rubles invested in the modernization of enterprises of holding company "Amkodor" Beginning from 2012 the total amount of investment in the modernization of...
noodls: (Source: TeliaSonera AB) TeliaSonera Year-end Report January-December 2014 29 January2015Foundation laid out, execution started FOURTH QUARTER SUMMARY Net sales in local currencies, excluding acquisitions and disposals, decreased 2.2 percent. In reported...
The Guardian: 9.54pm GMT21:54 Full-time: Atletico 2-3 Barcelona (2-4) ...
Ha'aretz: Talks on a unified Knesset slate between MK Eli Yishai’s ultra-Orthodox Ha’am Itanu party and Michael Ben-Ari’s far-right Otzma LeYisrael were resumed Wednesday in a bid to declare the completed list on Thursday. The full text is available for subscribers &...
noodls: (Source: BBG - Broadcasting Board of Governors) WASHINGTON - An Azeri court on January 27 extended the pre-trial detention of independent journalist and RFE/RL contributor Khadija Ismayilova for an additional two months, in a decision that ignores...
Ha'aretz: PresidentReuven Rivlin told the UN General Assembly on Wednesday that "the West, Christians or Jews have no war with Islam" and that "the brutal barbarism and villainous terror" that exacts hundreds of thousands of victims "has...
Ha'aretz: The United NationsInterimForce in Lebanon (UNIFIL) has launched an investigation into the death of a Spanish peacekeeper who was evidently hit by Israeli artillery fire on the border with Lebanon. The full text is available for subscribers & registered...
Tampabay.com: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 4:50pm The U.S. no longer sees the ouster of Syria’s Bashar Assad as being essential. As President Obama stumbles in implementing his own strategy for combating terrorism, the United States is reverting, almost by default, to...
Ha'aretz: It’s a distinction that is hard for Israelis to hear, certainly when the two soldiers who were killed Wednesday at Har Dov have not yet been buried. But Hezbollah’s response to last week’s airstrike on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights, which killed Jihad...
Ha'aretz: LONDON — A Tel Aviv analyst working for a Singapore–based cyber intelligence company says he has uncovered concrete evidence that a terror cell, purporting to be related to Islamic State and operating in the Americas, is soliciting for Bitcoins as part of its...