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Middle East

Jordan summons Israel envoy over out-of-line remarks
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Second night of rallies after Ferguson ruling
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Amr Moussa Considers Election Boycott
Asharq Al-Awsat, Pan-Arab daily, London, England.

Opportunities, challenges for investment in Egypt’s renewable energy sector
Daily News Egypt, The, Independent Daily, Cairo, Egypt.

UAE financial markets to close on Dec. 2 and 3
Emirates 24/7, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Jesus: married with children? New book drops bombshell
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Pro-Israel Hawks Take Wing over Extension of Iran Nuclear Talks
IPS Middle East, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Gaza ministry stops importing Israeli fruit
Ma'an News Agency, Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories.

African Americans endure 'apartheid'
Press TV, Iranian International News Network, Tehran, Iran.

Kashmiris vote; BJP eyes power
Saudi Gazette, English-language daily, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Easy availability of driving licences responsible for road accidents in India
Times of Oman, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Tenders floated to develop Duqm port infrastructure
Times of Oman Business, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Guns Essential In Yemenis’ Life
Yemen Observer, Sana'a, Republic of Yemen.



Britons jailed over Syria terror camp
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Hiker photographed bear before it killed him, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

Rare Shakespeare's First Folio found
CNN International, London, England.

Delta Goodrem's make-up draws attention to her skin at the ARIA Awards 
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Two men in Manchester wanted for sexually assaulting a woman on Halloween 
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Grenoble: Europe's first ad-free city
EuroNews, International news, Ecully Cedex, France.

Maintenance Notice
Europe News, European News, Braband, Denmark.

Algerian army kills suspect in beheading of Frenchman Hervé Gourdel
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Children swapped at birth ‘should stay with parents who raised them’
Guardian The, Liberal daily, London, England.

Raising a glass to Mürefte
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

EU wants Google ‘right to be forgotten’ deletions to apply everywhere
Independent The, London, England.

Reuters: Russian Railways chief says coal trains to go to Ukraine now
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Christmas Nails: Get Festive With Our Top Mani Buys
Look Magazine, London, England.

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

Germany's Angela Merkel Hits Diplomatic Dead End With Putin
Moscow Times The, Independent daily, Moscow, Russia.

With little faith in Latin American police, private firms rise to protect those who can pay
New Europe, European Weekly, Brussels, Belgium.

What women REALLY like to check out on the beach
OK! Magazine UK, Celebrity news, London, England.

Iranian Human Rights Lawyer Vows to Continue Protest
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

Ferguson Protesters Tear Gassed In Tense Night
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.

The three faces of censorship
Spiked, (Alternative Internet Magazine), London, England.

Shrien Dewani trial: the witnesses who gave evidence against him
Telegraph The, Conservative daily, London, England.

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge 'absolutely up to date' with Homeland, says Damian Lewis
Telegraph The, Celebrity news, London, England.



UN chief calls for end to Libya air raids
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Prosecutors question Ko campaign office chief
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Household Debt at New Record High
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

EU wants Google to apply 'right to be forgotten' delistings to global .com domain
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Royal defamation probe widens in Thailand
Daily Jang, Left-wing daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Polio workers boycott campaign in Balochistan as 4 workers gunned down
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Fishermen release: credit to Modi’s foreign policy, says Rajapaksa
Hindu The, Left-leaning daily, Chennai, India.

Militia reinforcements contain damage in Ferguson
Hindustan Times, New Delhi, India.

Man freed of charge of threatening to kill ex-CM Sheila Dikshit
India Times, Conservative daily, New Delhi, India.

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

Former Political Prisoner Allowed to Run For Rangoon Office
Irrawaddy, The, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Supreme Court assails vote disparity in 2013 election but doesn’t nullify results
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Mammoth skeleton sold for $300,000 at UK auction
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Royal defamation probe widens in Thailand
News The, Left-wing, Karachi, Pakistan.

Ghani says won’t allow a proxy war in Afghanistan
Pajhwok Afghan News, (Independent news agency), Kabul, Afghanistan.

Selfie stick in Time magazine's best inventions list
Sify News, Chennai, India.

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

Questions linger over Hughes' handling
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

US new home sales up 0.7 percent in October
Taiwan News, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

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

US consumer, business spending data point to slowing growth
The Economic Times, Business, Mumbai, India.

End poll violence in Sri Lanka
The News International, Karachi, Pakistan.

Powerful earthquake hits off northern Indonesia
Times of India, Conservative, New Delhi, India.



The Cruelest Republican in Georgia
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, U.S.

Former Teammate Has A Theory On Why RG3 Has Been So Bad And It Could End His Career
Business Insider, New York, U.S.

Half-million cancers worldwide linked to excess weight
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Could Jamaica be the next stop for Woodstock?
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Canadian Author Donates Prize Money To Fight Tar Sands Pipeline, Inspires Outpouring Of Cash
Climate Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Remembering Mandela
Common Ground News Service, Non-Profit News Service, Washington, DC, U.S.

New York City's Dominican population becomes largest Latino group
Dominican Today, Independent daily, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Air strikes on Islamic State stronghold in Syria kill 95, monitor says
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.

Central American Civil Society Calls for Protection of Local Agriculture at COP20
IPS Latin America, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Merkel throws more shade at Putin, but sides with Russia against Ukraine entering NATO
istockanalyst, Oregon, U.S.

JUTC bailout
Jamaica Gleaner, Independent daily, Kingston, Jamaica.

Authorized Kurt Cobain documentary due in 2015 on HBO
Los Angeles Times, California, U.S.

Dozens Get Out to Push Plane Stuck in Ice
Newser, News web site, Chicago, U.S.

PunditFact's top fact-checks about Ferguson
Politifact, Project of the St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, U.S.

Saudi, UAE signal no push for OPEC oil cut
Reuters, Business News, New York, U.S.

Bulgaria charges radical imam, six others with supporting Islamic State
Reuters, World News, New York, U.S.

Industry Groups Are Freaking Out About Obama’s New Smog Pollution Rule
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Muslim former students win apology from Toronto French School
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

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

Romney tops Republican field in new poll, edging out Clinton
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Doug Camilli: Aretha Franklin isn't happy about her new biography
Vancouver Sun The, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

The Other Ferguson Tragedy
Wall Street Journal, The, New York, U.S.

Fact Checker: Bill Clinton’s incorrect comparison between U.S. and Mexican engineering graduates
Washington Post, The, Washington, D.C., U.S.


Ghana cocaine bust turns political
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Growing demand for real estate can fuel Ghana’s economy: Report
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

NATO 'concerned' by Crimean build-up
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

Bangladesh's Rohingya camps - promise or peril?
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

Rebels demand to negotiate “Sudanese issues in Darfur”
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

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