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Wish To Help Nepal Earthquake Victims? Here’s How You Can Do Your Bit

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The massive 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Nepal earlier today has resulted in tremendous loss of life and has destroyed billions of dollars worth of property and infrastructure. Current estimates put the death toll at at least 1400 people. Countless others are either injured or unaccounted for. The death toll, like in many other earthquakes,… Read more »

ISIS Holding 262 Christian Hostages In Syria, Activists Say

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ISIS continues it’s terror campaign and is now holding up to 262 Christian hostages in Syria, according to reports from activist. The brutal group raided cities in northeastern Syria in the last few days and took hundreds of Assyrian Christians captive, including women and children, the reports indicate. The situation for the hostages is dire,… Read more »

Thailand To Give Chinese Tourists Etiquette Manuals

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Thailand’s tourism office has announced plans to give etiquette manuals to incoming Chinese tourists who are expected to visit the country later this week. 90,000 tourists from mainland China are expected to visit Thailand this week, according to the Tourist Authority of Thailand. In preparation for their arrival, leaflets containing information on how to behave… Read more »

Why Is Yingluck Shinawatra Being Impeached By Thailand’s Military Junta?

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Yingluck Shinawatra might have thought the worst had already come when she was thrown out of the Thai prime minister slot in May last year, but Thailand’s military government is now pressing the former prime minister even harder. The junta — who have been in power since overthrowing Yingluck’s successor weeks after her departure —… Read more »