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Syria opposition leader set to meet France's Hollande
Syria opposition leader set to meet France's Hollande

Syria's opposition leader is scheduled to meet French President Francois Hollande Wednesday, a day after asking France for military aid to boost the forces fighting the regime of President Bashar al-Assad.

Syria opposition leader set to meet France's Hollande
China-Pakistan friendship 'sweeter than honey': Sharif
China-Pakistan friendship 'sweeter than honey': Sharif

Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday told his Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang their countries' relationship was "sweeter than honey".

China-Pakistan friendship 'sweeter than honey': Sharif
Merkel hosts leaders to fight youth unemployment
Merkel hosts leaders to fight youth unemployment

German Chancellor Angela Merkel hosts European leaders in a bid to tackle sky-high youth unemployment.

Merkel hosts leaders to fight youth unemployment
EU leaders meet as doubts grow over future
EU leaders meet as doubts grow over future

EU leaders meet this week knowing they have to deliver growth and jobs, especially for the young, as years of debt crisis austerity and soaring dole queues test faith in the European project.

EU leaders meet as doubts grow over future
EU finance minister talks break down on bank closure regime
EU finance minister talks break down on bank closure regime

European Union finance ministers failed early Saturday to reach an agreement on how to close down failing banks before they can do too much damage to the wider economy.

EU finance minister talks break down on bank closure regime
Obama meets privacy board on spy programs
Obama meets privacy board on spy programs

President Barack Obama held a "candid" meeting with a privacy watchdog board, as he makes the case his White House has not abused power with Internet and telephone surveillance programs.

Obama meets privacy board on spy programs
More EU pressure on Iran, Israel PM tells Ashton
More EU pressure on Iran, Israel PM tells Ashton

Europe must take a firmer line with Iran over its controversial nuclear programme, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday at the start of a working meeting with EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton.

More EU pressure on Iran, Israel PM tells Ashton
'Friends of Syria' meeting in Doha to discuss aid for rebels
'Friends of Syria' meeting in Doha to discuss aid for rebels

Foreign ministers of the "Friends of Syria" group meet in Doha on Saturday to discuss military help and other aid for rebels after an onslaught by government forces who have retaken key areas.

'Friends of Syria' meeting in Doha to discuss aid for rebels
Asset Issekeshev. Photo by Marat Abilov©
Investment ombudsman's first meeting to be held in Astana

The first meeting of the Kazakhstan investment ombudsman will be held in Astana on June 18.

Investment ombudsman's first meeting to be held in Astana
World leaders to meet in N. Ireland's 'watery gem'
World leaders to meet in N. Ireland's 'watery gem'

Eight of the world's most powerful leaders will shut themselves away in splendid isolation for the G8 summit from Monday in a resort in a picturesque area of Northern Ireland that was once a bastion of the Irish Republican Army.

World leaders to meet in N. Ireland's 'watery gem'
Syria helicopter raid sparks Lebanon warning
Syria helicopter raid sparks Lebanon warning

Lebanon's army has warned it will hit back against any new attacks from Syria after a helicopter gunship struck an eastern town, ratcheting up tensions amid US-British talks on the conflict.

Syria helicopter raid sparks Lebanon warning
Obama and Xi play nice, but future unclear
Obama and Xi play nice, but future unclear

The leaders of the United States and China appear to have started off on friendly terms during a weekend together in the California sun, but it remains to be seen if good vibes can bridge deep gaps.

Obama and Xi play nice, but future unclear
Kerry hints at 'path forward' in Karabakh conflict
Kerry hints at 'path forward' in Karabakh conflict

US Secretary of State John Kerry hinted Monday at a possible way forward in another of the world's "frozen conflicts," saying Washington still aimed to help end the Nagorny-Karabakh dispute.

Kerry hints at 'path forward' in Karabakh conflict
World newspapers mull paywalls for survival
World newspapers mull paywalls for survival

Global newspaper chiefs have some rare good news to share after years of slumping print sales and advertising revenues -- readers appear increasingly willing to pay for online news.

World newspapers mull paywalls for survival
Meeting of Kazakhstan Prime-Minister and chairman of European Commission in Astana. Photo courtesy of primeminister.kz
Kazakhstan Prime-Minister meets Jose Manuel Barroso

Kazakhstan Prime-Minister Serik Akhmetov had a meeting with Chairman of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso.

Kazakhstan Prime-Minister meets Jose Manuel Barroso
Google interns meet their Hollywood counterparts
Google interns meet their Hollywood counterparts

Google interns got an early look at a Hollywood take on their world and chatted with celebrities who play them on screen in 'The Internship' film set for release next week.

Google interns meet their Hollywood counterparts
Participants of the meeting. ©tengrinews.kz
10 documents signed at CSTO meeting in Bishkek

10 documents were signed after the joint meeting of the Ministers of Defense, Foreign Affairs and secretaries of the Security Councils of CSTO member-countries in Bishkek.

10 documents signed at CSTO meeting in Bishkek
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China, US to try new tone in desert outing

China and the United States are hoping for a new chance to set the course for smoother relations through a secluded desert summit as the Asian power's leader Xi Jinping projects a more confident style.

China, US to try new tone in desert outing
Kazakhstan President's Foreign Investors Council
Foreign Investors Council to discuss Kazakhstan's innovative-technological development

The 26th plenary meeting of Kazakhstan President’s Foreign Investors Council is being held in Astana.

Foreign Investors Council to discuss Kazakhstan's innovative-technological development
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©REUTERS
Nazarbayev discusses cooperation in airspace with foreign investors

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev had a meeting with participants of the Foreign Investors Council yesterday.

Nazarbayev discusses cooperation in airspace with foreign investors