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'Progress' in Iran nuclear talks

Russian and Iranian negotiators claim progress has been made over Iran’s nuclear programme, as talks continue beyond a deadline for a deal.

from BBC News – Middle East http://ift.tt/1MwTV97

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World's Biggest Gas Field To Be Developed By 2017

South Pars, the world’s biggest gas field that lies between Iran and Qatar, will be fully developed by 2017. Iran’s deputy minister for planning and supervising hydrocarbon resources Mansour Moazzami said. 141 more words


Spicy Lamb Meatballs

I recently traveled to Lebanon, I can say it is one of the most beautiful countries I have come to know. Aside from the landscape, the cuisine is so rich and fresh, with every region having their own specialties. 190 more words


HOLMAN JENKINS: A World Remade by Fracking

Wall Street Journal: With storage tanks full, panickers have no place to hoard oil in response to Middle East fears.

If not for fracking, oil would probably be $200 a barrel and gasoline $6.50 in the U.S. 72 more words


VIDEO: Life in the ruins of Donetsk

Natalia Antelava meets a woman living in an abandoned apartment block in the suburbs of Donetsk.

from BBC News – World http://ift.tt/1C4o6ZH

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