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Middle East

UN steps up search for fijan peacekeepers on Golan Heights
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

NATO: Russia supplying Ukraine rebels tanks
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Sanaa Seif announces open-ended hunger-strike
Daily News Egypt, The, Independent Daily, Cairo, Egypt.

Overworked Ronaldo claims he is close to best
Emirates 24/7, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

British MP George Galloway assailed by man 'shouting about Holocaust'
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

The Darker Side for Gays in Lebanon
IPS Middle East, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Joan Rivers rushed to hospital following throat surgery
JPost, Conservative, Jerusalem, Israel.

Parliament speaker: MPs detained by Israel to be released soon
Ma'an News Agency, Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories.

What is meant by peace in Ferguson?
Press TV, Iranian International News Network, Tehran, Iran.

Amid Afghanistan’s escalating war, a battle to beat polio
Saudi Gazette, English-language daily, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Nato tells Russia to halt ‘illegal’ actions in Ukraine
Times of Oman, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Consumer spending in US drops in July
Times of Oman Business, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

SSF Defuses Explosive Device South Sana’a
Yemen Observer, Sana'a, Republic of Yemen.

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Europe

UK's terror threat level raised
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Woman held after entering school with knife
BreakingNews.ie, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

Joan Rivers ill after cardiac arrest
CNN International, London, England.

Little Mix display their incredible figures as they take to the stage in matching outfits for fast-paced festival performance
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Missing Ashya King was taken by his parents from Southampton General Hospital
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Golden Dawn member released from prison to become Athens councillor
EuroNews, International news, Ecully Cedex, France.

Video: Enforcing Sharia in Raqqa: The Islamic State (Part 3)
Europe News, European News, Braband, Denmark.

Exclusive: Fabius warns of further sanctions against Russia
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Terrorism alert: Australia stays on 'medium' despite UK going to 'severe'
Guardian The, Liberal daily, London, England.

Violent husband arrested, wife and neighbors relieved
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Rhodri Marsden's Interesting Objects: Peter the Great's beard token
Independent The, London, England.

Residents of Mariupol get ready to defend city from Russian troops
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

New Look AW14 Collection: Preview The Range
Look Magazine, London, England.

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

Putin's Popularity Masks an Uncomfortable Reality
Moscow Times The, Independent daily, Moscow, Russia.

Analysis: Obama legacy threatened by Islamic State, Ukraine crises
New Europe, European Weekly, Brussels, Belgium.

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

Marathon Bombing Suspect Wants Trial Delay
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

Putin: Ukraine Assault Like Nazis In WW2
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.

‘The gay movement is full of staid conformists’
Spiked, (Alternative Internet Magazine), London, England.

Slice of Princess Diana's wedding cake sells for $1375
Telegraph The, Conservative daily, London, England.

The X Factor 2014: latest news and announcements
Telegraph The, Celebrity news, London, England.

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Asia

Russia closes 12 McDonald`s branches, inspects 100
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Minimum wage to exceed NT$20,000
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Pentagon: Iraq Operations Cost $7.5 Million Daily
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

IBM Watson cooks up some new dishes
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Everest on speed: UK guide promises summit in 42 days
Daily Jang, Left-wing daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Army as ‘facilitator’ was Nisar’s brainwave
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Kerry calls for global coalition to counter ISIS threat
Hindu The, Left-leaning daily, Chennai, India.

Dont mess with nuclear Russia warns Putin
Hindustan Times, New Delhi, India.

Diamond Ganpati on display in Surat
India Times, Conservative daily, New Delhi, India.

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

Burmese Women in Agriculture Face Pay Disparity, Discrimination
Irrawaddy, The, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

New Zealand justice minister resigns amid scandal
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Everest on speed: UK guide promises summit in 42 days
News The, Left-wing, Karachi, Pakistan.

Votes from 69 more polling sites invalidated
Pajhwok Afghan News, (Independent news agency), Kabul, Afghanistan.

New Zealand justice minister resigns amid scandal
Sify News, Chennai, India.

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

Drugged and targeted for sex
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

New Zealand justice minister resigns amid scandal
Taiwan News, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

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

Pentagon: Iraq operations cost $560 million so far
The Economic Times, Business, Mumbai, India.

Daily exercise improves health
The News International, Karachi, Pakistan.

Boston bombing suspect's lawyers request trial delay
Times of India, Conservative, New Delhi, India.

Hundreds of thousands of Yemenis rally as crisis escalates in capital
Xinhua News, Government-owned news service, Beijing, China.

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Americas

The Future of Abortion Is Here—No Clinic Needed
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, U.S.

Palmer leads at Deutsche Bank golf championship
Business Insider, New York, U.S.

Ebola spreads to Senegal after student evades health monitors
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Embattled court official barred from leaving St Vincent on one-way ticket
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Pennsylvania Finally Reveals Fracking Has Contaminated Drinking Water Hundreds Of Times
Climate Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Dominicans involved in ATM scam in Kuwait
Dominican Today, Independent daily, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Beijing reform hinders Occupy movement
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.

Growing Calls for Reforms of El Salvador’s Privatised Pension System
IPS Latin America, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

See Hershey's new logo, branding
istockanalyst, Oregon, U.S.

Remembering Roger ... Champion farmer sleeps
Jamaica Gleaner, Independent daily, Kingston, Jamaica.

Ryan Palmer takes lead at Deutsche Bank Championship with a 63
Los Angeles Times, California, U.S.

Pageant: Beauty Queen Stole $100K Crown
Newser, News web site, Chicago, U.S.

The audacity of taupe: Obama's suit switch surprises
Politifact, Project of the St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, U.S.

China graft watchdog probes another exec at Volkswagen JV
Reuters, Business News, New York, U.S.

Family, sect members mourn South Korea ferry owner at funeral
Reuters, World News, New York, U.S.

A Federal Judge Just Called Out The Big Lie Behind Texas’s Latest Abortion Restriction
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Jon Bon Jovi out of Buffalo Bills bid group: report
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

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

Kenya Moore denies rumors she's dating Kordell Stewart
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

F-35 engine design change under way
Vancouver Sun The, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

Inside the Mind of the Western Jihadist
Wall Street Journal, The, New York, U.S.

Obama proposes 1 percent pay raise for federal workers in 2015
Washington Post, The, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Africa

Senegal confirms first Ebola case
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

NPP is ready for Sunday’s congress – Kwabena Agyapong
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Ukraine city digs in
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

Sri Lanka suggests moves to investigate war-time missing
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

A critique of the IGAD protocol for peace in S Sudan
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

 
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