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Global powers to discuss Syria in Vienna on May 17: Moscow

Moscow - Russia's foreign ministry on Tuesday said global powers would gather in Vienna on May 17 to discuss the crisis in Syria, where a recent surge in fighting has threatened peace efforts.

Next Eurogroup meeting on Greece to take place May 9: Athens

Atenas - The next meeting of eurozone finance ministers to discuss Greece's massive bailout will be held in Brussels on May 9, Athens said Thursday.

NATO set for first formal talks with Russia for two years

Brussels - NATO will hold its first formal talks with Russia in nearly two years on April 20 to discuss the Ukraine crisis and other security issues, the US-led military alliance said Tuesday.

Security Council set to vote on UN police presence in Burundi

New York - The UN Security Council is expected to unanimously adopt a French draft resolution Friday that would lay the groundwork for a UN police presence to help quell violence in Burundi, diplomats said.

NATO debates first Russia talks since 2014

Brussels - NATO head Jens Stoltenberg confirmed Thursday the alliance is discussing whether to hold its first formal talks with Russia since 2014 when the Ukraine crisis plunged relations into a deep freeze.

NATO calls 'extraordinary meeting' after Turkey downs Russian jet

Brussels - NATO allies will hold an "extraordinary" meeting Tuesday at Ankara's request to discuss Turkey's shooting down of a Russian fighter jet along the Syrian border, an alliance official said.

EU ministers fail to reach refugee quotas deal: Official

Brussels - EU interior ministers failed to reach unanimous agreement on Monday on a plan for binding quotas to relocate 120,000 refugees and take the strain off Greece, Italy, and Hungary, officials said.

Greece's Tsipras to meet Merkel, Hollande on EU summit sidelines: Germany

Brussels - German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande will meet with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras later Wednesday on the sidelines of an EU-Latin America summit, an official German spokesperson said.

A look at the top online marketing conferences this year

It is coming to the time of the year when online marketers and SEO experts converge to share ideas and learn from each other at conferences worldwide. With events in every major city, the outcomes will directly influence the future of online marketing.

'Exhausted' pope cancels meeting with Sri Lanka bishops

Colombo - Pope Francis on Tuesday cancelled a planned meeting with Sri Lankan bishops, with one security official saying he was "exhausted" after a long journey from the airport exposed to the hot sun.

Draghi sees 'dramatic' improvement since worst of eurozone crisis

Davos Platz - European Central Bank Chief Mario Draghi said on Friday that improvements in the eurozone had been dramatic since overcoming the worst of the debt crisis.

Canada: Idle No More protests spark meeting with PM Harper Special

Calgary - On January 11, 2013, Prime Minister Stephen Harper will meet with First Nations leaders to discuss treaty, Aboriginal rights, and economic development. First Nation Leaders demanded this meeting that was inspired by the grassroots movement Idle No More.

Video: 34 American nations back Ecuador in UK diplomatic spat

Quito - 34 members of the Organization of American States are backing Ecuador in its diplomatic row with Britain over the granting of asylum to Julian Assange and the perceived threat to the country's sovereignty.

Assange: Hundreds demonstrate support of asylum in Quito

Quito - Hundreds of people turned out in Quito, Ecuador yesterday to demonstrate their support of the country's decision to grant asylum to Julian Assange. UNASUR met on Sunday to discuss threats to Ecuador's sovereignty.

Digital Journal hosts Global Editorial Meeting live chat

Today Digital Journal hosted a liveblog discussion asking for input from our contributors and fans on the future of online journalism. The meeting, where anyone could participate, is now viewable to check out what was discussed.

Op-Ed: Bilderbergers breaking the Logan Act?

Chantilly - Theories are now being spread around that the Bilderberg Conference is actually illegal. All attendees could literally be arrested for breaking a certain law.

Digital Journal hosting online Global Editorial Meeting June 6

On June 6 at 1 p.m. ET, Digital Journal hosts a Global Editorial Meeting, an online discussion open to the public to find out what important news stories should be covered. Staff will be on hand to answer any questions and reply to feedback.

Secret closed-door U.S. Supreme Court meeting on Obama Healthcare

On March 30, 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court held a secret conference regarding the Obama healthcare overhaul law, or the Affordable Care Act, discussing behind closed doors how they will rule on the healthcare case.

Toronto City Council passes waterfront motion

Toronto - This is the first meeting of the Toronto City Council since the 10th anniversary of September 11, 2001. Mayor Rob Ford spoke about how the entire world has never been the same since that day.

Toronto budget meeting to resume after protest Special

Toronto - After budget talks were disrupted earlier today at Toronto City Hall they will resume after lunch according to Mayor Rob Ford's Ford spokesperson Adrienne Batra.

Presidents Obama and Aquino to meet for first time in New York

US president Barack Obama and Philippine President Benigno Aquino will meet for the first time since their election to their respective offices in New York City on Friday.

On eve of Obama-Netanyahu meeting, Abbas offers land compromise

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas is proposing a conciliatory plan to create a Palestinian state within the 1967 borders, including a possible land swap of 2.3 percent of the West Bank.

US Businessmen invites Philippine president to US for meeting

The United States Chamber of Commerce has invited newly elected Philippine president Noynoy Aquino to visit the US for a business meeting and to address American businessmen on his first trip to the United States as president.

Southeast Asian Leaders Invite President Obama for Asean Summit

US president Barack Obama has been invited by the heads of states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to attend its Summit in Vietnam to address economic recovery and coping with climate change in the region before the end of the year.

Dalai Lama Spokesman: Obama Meeting ‘Encouragement’ To Tibetans Special

As two Nobel Peace Prize laureates meet in Washington, media observers see US President Barack Obama and the Dalai Lama’s meeting as mainly symbolic. Digital Journal asked his Africa Representative whether this was the case.

Dalai Lama, Obama to meet in Washington on Feb. 18

His Holiness the Dalai Lama and U.S. President Barack Obama have finally agreed to meet in the White House on Feb. 18, notwithstanding many protests from China.

Volunteers to host Open New York Summit

On Dec. 11 and 12, an informal group of volunteers from New York City and New York State, promoting local open government initiatives, will host the Open NY Summit.

World's top military leaders to meet in Nova Scotia

Canada will play host to the world's most powerful military figures this weekend in Halifax, Nova Scotia. They will discuss global security, nuclear weapons and foreign policy.

US President Barack Obama Met with Half Brother in China

While in China for a brief official state visit, US President Barack Obama met with his half brother Mark who traveled to Beijing from Shenzhen where he is living and doing consultancy work.

Girl, 17, murdered after meeting online friend in real life

The Internet is good for meeting new friends, but people need to be extra careful when arranging to meet people in real life.
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The Royal Society for Chemistry  in London.
The Royal Society for Chemistry, in London.
President Obama with Chief of Staff Bill Daley
President Obama with Chief of Staff Bill Daley
White House photo by Pete Souza
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Defense Secretary Robert Gates confer in the Cabinet Room
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Defense Secretary Robert Gates confer in the Cabinet Room
White House Photo by Pete Souza
File photo: President Barack Obama with House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio)
File photo: President Barack Obama with House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio)
White House photo
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A meeting at the Occupy Sydney site
An empty boardroom
An empty boardroom
Delegates preparing for the first lecture of the day  with a focus on best medicinal practices.
Delegates preparing for the first lecture of the day, with a focus on best medicinal practices.
Delegates preparing for the first lecture of the day  with a  focus on best medicinal practices.
Delegates preparing for the first lecture of the day, with a focus on best medicinal practices.
The central hall of a Victorian workhouse  now a meeting room
The central hall of a Victorian workhouse, now a meeting room
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Interesting facial expressions during a meeting in 2012
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A meeting for supporters of Occupy San Francisco
A meeting for supporters of Occupy San Francisco
Public watershed conference  Rochester  Alberta  Canada January 28th  2011.
Public watershed conference, Rochester, Alberta, Canada January 28th, 2011.
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