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Middle East

Daesh releases 19 Christians, still holds more than 200 captive: monitor
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Bangladeshi mourners pay tribute to slain blogger
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Al-Sisi refuses intervention amid Egyptian-Turkish turmoil
Daily News Egypt, The, Independent Daily, Cairo, Egypt.

NBAD not interested in Citi's Egypt assets
Emirates 24/7, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Israeli lecturer takes part in Pakistan conference
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Opinion: The Middle East and Perpetual War
IPS Middle East, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

World condemns Russian opposition leader’s murder
Saudi Gazette, English-language daily, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Militants kill two Afghan policemen
Times of Oman, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Regulator to reduce time for filing company results
Times of Oman Business, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Security Snapshot 5
Yemen Observer, Sana'a, Republic of Yemen.



Mass rally for Nemtsov in Moscow
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Samsung unveils the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

One man's conversations with his missing wife
CNN International, London, England.

BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Now Queen Helen is putting Blair in the hot seat
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

MS stem cell treatment hailed 'miraculous' as patients make dramatic recovery 
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Elections could be delayed in Egypt over legal hitch
EuroNews, International news, Ecully Cedex, France.

Atlantic Jihad:The Untold Story of White Slavery
Europe News, European News, Braband, Denmark.

France divided over cooperation with ‘butcher’ Assad
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Boris Nemtsov: tens of thousands march in memory of murdered politician
Guardian The, Liberal daily, London, England.

AKP seeking ways to speed up contentious security bill
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Rise of the French far right: Front National party could make sweeping gains at this month's local elections
Independent The, London, England.

Politico: Kerry says no intelligence on Nemtsov murder
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Camel Coats: The Best On The High Street
Look Magazine, London, England.

Major Ukrainian TV provider drops Russian channels
Moscow News The, Independent, Moscow, Russia.

Kiev Sees Ukraine Truce Holding, Withdraws Heavy Artillery From Front
Moscow Times The, Independent daily, Moscow, Russia.

Lady Gaga, Vince Vaughn take icy plunge into Chicago's Lake Michigan for Special Olympics
New Europe, European Weekly, Brussels, Belgium.

Tens Of Thousands Join Moscow Nemtsov March
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

Mass March To Honour Murdered Putin Critic
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.

The Theory of Everything – making history
Spiked, (Alternative Internet Magazine), London, England.

Skiers trapped in the Alps after huge boulder blocks mountain road
Telegraph The, Conservative daily, London, England.

Lily Cole announces she is pregnant with picture of yellow post-it note
Telegraph The, Celebrity news, London, England.



Indonesia, Solomon hold bilateral meeting
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Former DPP chairman calls for 'no' vote option
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Nevada Regulators to Allow Betting on Olympics
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Samsung hopes better looks, more power will make the Galaxy S6 a winner
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Women Imams battle Islamist radicalisation in Algeria
Daily Jang, Left-wing daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Islamabad police foil terror attack planned for Pakistan Day
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Militants kill two Afghan policemen in Pakistan
Hindu The, Left-leaning daily, Chennai, India.

60 British women may have joined IS says senior official
Hindustan Times, New Delhi, India.

Tawde must throw weight behind bags
India Times, Conservative daily, New Delhi, India.

Islamists rally in Egypt ahead of referendum vote, 3 killed
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Education Reform: Towards an Inclusive Approach
Irrawaddy, The, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

DNA screening trial OK’d for in vitro embryos
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Brrr! February brought record cold, snow to US Northeast
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Women Imams battle Islamist radicalisation in Algeria
News The, Left-wing, Karachi, Pakistan.

MoI confirms 278 dead in national calamity
Pajhwok Afghan News, (Independent news agency), Kabul, Afghanistan.

Live PTV Sports: Pakistan vs Zimbabwe World Cup 2015 Match 23
Pakistan Tribune, English-language online publication, Islamabad, Pakistan.

Scan finds body inside 1000-year-old Buddha statue!
Sify News, Chennai, India.

Ukraine President cancels trip over protests in eastern Ukraine
Straits Times, Pro-government, Singapore.

Melbourne Express: Monday, March 2, 2015
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Chelsea wins League Cup, City's Premier League hopes shrink
Taiwan News, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Tang Prize paves path toward brighter future
Taiwan Today, Government Information Office, Taipei, Taiwan.

Paris fashion looks to new designers at big houses
The Economic Times, Business, Mumbai, India.

Netanyahu takes anti-Iran campaign to US
The News International, Karachi, Pakistan.

Islamic State releases 19 Christians, more than 200 still captive: Monitor
Times of India, Conservative, New Delhi, India.



5 Right-Wing Lunacies This Week: The Nonstop Comedy Show of CPAC
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, U.S.

How to beat jet lag, from a CEO with an insane travel schedule
Business Insider, New York, U.S.

U.S. firm on Iran nuclear diplomacy ahead of Netanyahu speech
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Tobacco workers in Cuba dubious about opening of U.S. market
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Arizona’s New Solar Charge Is ‘Unsupportable By Any Economic Analysis,’ SolarCity Says
Climate Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Spain to deport Dominican, Latin American gang leaders
Dominican Today, Independent daily, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Islamic State releases Assyrian Christians, more than 200 remain captive
Globe and Mail The, Centrist daily, Toronto, Canada.

Liberty Reserve Brought Down By 'Joe Bogus': How The Feds Arrested Arthur Budovsky
International Business Times, Business news organization, New York, U.S.

Tobacco Workers in Cuba Dubious About Opening of U.S. Market
IPS Latin America, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

NASA astronauts continue space station prep
istockanalyst, Oregon, U.S.

'My heart is full’ - JLP imbroglio hurting 'One Don' Seaga
Jamaica Gleaner, Independent daily, Kingston, Jamaica.

Lakers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder preview
Los Angeles Times, California, U.S.

Thousands Rally for Slain Putin Critic: 'I Am Not Afraid'
Newser, News web site, Chicago, U.S.

The fact-checks behind 'The Daily Show's' 50 Fox news 'lies'
Politifact, Project of the St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, U.S.

Ferragamo CEO sees higher 2015 sales after 'excellent' February
Reuters, Business News, New York, U.S.

Israeli activists pitch tents in pre-election housing protest
Reuters, World News, New York, U.S.

Can D.C. Cash In On Marijuana Despite Congress’ Chokehold?
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Time ticking for Ontario government to make significant changes to Mental Health Act
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

Who will you vote for in the local government elections?
Trinidad Guardian, Independent daily, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad.

Lady Gaga and Vince Vaughn take polar plunge in Chicago
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Lady Gaga, Vince Vaughn take icy plunge into Lake Michigan for Special Olympics
Vancouver Sun The, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

Iran on the Nuclear Edge
Wall Street Journal, The, New York, U.S.

The Fix: People say politics is all bad news. These 4 stories prove them wrong.
Washington Post, The, Washington, D.C., U.S.


'Hundreds' of S Sudan boys seized
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

IEA is NPP “surrogate”- Omane Boamah
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

North Korea vows 'merciless' war
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

Working to keep the peace: The impact of job schemes on ex-rebels
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

Unity state commissioner returns Meseriya's stolen cows
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

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