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..was raising its target of 460 millions dollars for the flood victims of Pakistan. But aid agency on the ground warned the crisis is continuing with dramaticaly worsening situation in some areas forcing tens of thousands more people to flee their homes.Millions of people need emergency aid. From Islambade ***giving the reports.

After a period of ** Untied Nation has finally starting to sound optimistic about donor's response to Pakistan's crisis. More than half of funds required in its emergency appeal has been pledged. By far the biggest single donor is United States. Some of those within Pakistan have expressed dismay with slow response. There has been discussion about the need for transparency in allocating and spending the funds.
The Pakistani politician and former *** has launched his own emergency appeal, saying the country can not rely on the international community.

The head of global Internet company Google has warned that some young people may have to change their identity in the future to skip the their on-line passes. Eric Schmidt says that people are unaware of how much personal information they leave on the Internet. Tony Howards reports.

Eric Schmidt describe the Internet the largest experiment in anarchy we have ever had. He says we are unaware of the information about ourselves we leave **on the web. And in his apocalyptic view of future, he won't change our names ****to skip our on-line personnels. Reactions to his comments have been mixed. Some feel its view too all auwillian, others agree his sentiment but find it is ironic coming from the head of company which has itself being criticized for the way it collects and holds information about us.  

The Indian Army says three of its peacekeeping soldiers have been hacked to death in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Seven others were injured. The statement from Indian military said about fifteen rebels raid the peacekeepers camp at middle of night, and attack them with ***and knives.

The authorities in South Sudan has unveiled a 10 million plan to rebuild the region's cities and the shapes of animals and fruits. The United Nation says more than 80 percent of South Sudan's population lives on less 1 dollar a day. **has more.

***blueprints for the new city have already been drawn up. The regional capital **will be relocated and designed in a shape of **. Well, the capital of Western **l state, appears in the somewhat unwieldy shape of a giraffe. The office of the regional president is situated where the animal's eyes should be. And the sewage treatment plant is appropriated placed under the giraffe's tail. There's a talk that the town of Yambio will be shaped like a pineapple.

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A court in Venezuela has banned national newspapers from printing graphic photographs of murders and violence. The month-long ban was introduced following publication by two opposition newspapers of a frontpage photograph which displayed the bullet ridden bodies of murder victims piled up an morgue. The government says the ruling will protect the children, but the newspapers which printed the images say the ban is an attack on the freedom of the press ahead of parliamentary elections in Venezuela in September.

The Supreme leader of Iran,***, has said Iran will not conduct talks with the Untied States about its unclear programme unless Washington drops sanctions and military threats. Speaking on state television, he said that the America was not acting honestly.

Restrictions on sell of alcohol in the Russian capital Mosco have been extended in attempt to tackle the problem of alcohol abuse. From the first of September shops will no longer be able to sell drinks containing more than 15 percent alcohol between 10 o'clock at night and 10:00 in the morning.***, the government expert in drug and alcohol abuse, welcomed the ban.

This decision can only be welcomed. It's very good measure that we reduce the alcohol extrain  on the population. 30 to 50 percent of the population drink to excess, and this has economic, social and medical consequences. We are losing a lot because of this segment of our population.

The new adverts by the McDonald fastfood chain featuring the cartoon characterictics the Gall has provoked outrage among some French critics who see it as a sellout to American consumerism. Asterix, often seen as an emblem of French fighting spirit, is depicted with his friends talking into burgers and chips in a takeoff of the comic strips regular village banquet.

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