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Middle East

Regime airstrikes kill 73, Syrian rebels push forward offensive
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Indonesia dismisses graft claim as executions loom
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

European passenger car sales in Egypt at EGP 1.1bn in first 2 months 2015
Daily News Egypt, The, Independent Daily, Cairo, Egypt.

Nepalis flee devastated capital; toll passes 4,000
Emirates 24/7, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Israeli-American chef brings hummus and shakshuka to the city of gumbo and crawfish
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Opinion: Arab Youth Have No Trust in Democracy
IPS Middle East, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Nepalis spend third night in open as quake toll passes 4,000
Saudi Gazette, English-language daily, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

South China Sea reclamation by Beijing seen affecting regional peace
Times of Oman, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Oman: ahlibank net profit after tax rises by 12.5 per cent to OMR6.82 million
Times of Oman Business, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Military, Popular Committees Close On Marib City
Yemen Observer, Sana'a, Republic of Yemen.



'Most Nepal troops' in quake effort
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Klass spells 'chiefly Irish and vulgar slang' on countdown, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

CNN International, London, England.

Jenna Coleman celebrates birthday on Doctor Who set with Peter Capaldi
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Bobby Shepherd and Christi died of carbon monoxide poisoning in Corfu
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Barcelona: Spanish royals attend memorial service for Germanwings crash victims
EuroNews, International news, Ecully Cedex, France.

Bill Maher, American hero: Laughing at religion is exactly what the world needs
Europe News, European News, Braband, Denmark.

Video: Grief-stricken Nepal mourns quake victims
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Baltimore state of emergency declared as Freddie Gray protesters clash with police – live
Guardian The, Liberal daily, London, England.

’Goodfellas’ stars reunite at special 25-year screening
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Postcard from... Seychelles
Independent The, London, England.

Reuters: Saab sees growing Gripen fighter demand amid Russia tensions
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Channing Tatum's Hottest Moments
Look Magazine, London, England.

Is Ukraine Conflict a Victory or Defeat for Russia?
Moscow Times The, Independent daily, Moscow, Russia.

Gunman Kills Bosnian Policeman, Wounds Two In Attack
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

Baltimore Protests Spark State Of Emergency
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.

Question dine: the election and chips
Spiked, (Alternative Internet Magazine), London, England.

James Holmes launched cinema shooting after being dumped by 'first love'
Telegraph The, Conservative daily, London, England.

Not Klassy! Myleene turns the air blue on Countdown with 'g******e'
Telegraph The, Celebrity news, London, England.



Indonesia to send assistance to Nepal soon
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

21 Taiwanese are unaccounted for in Nepal: minister
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Doctors Sound Warning Over Child Obesity
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Kiwi firm targets Aussie market following double senior leadership hire
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Beijing poised to take de facto control of S China Sea
Daily Jang, Left-wing daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Iranian general accuses Saudis of following in Israel's footsteps
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Iconic Nepal landmarks in ruins
Hindu The, Left-leaning daily, Chennai, India.

Berlin knew Ukraine flight dangers before MH17 crash Reports
Hindustan Times, New Delhi, India.

Failed pilgrimage: Destiny to blame
India Times, Conservative daily, New Delhi, India.

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

Back With a Mission: Empowering Women in Burma
Irrawaddy, The, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Drone flyer surveilled American Embassy housing facility, buzzed Sendai nuclear plant: blog
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Mexico: 92 kidnapped migrants rescued near Texas border
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Beijing poised to take de facto control of S China Sea
News The, Left-wing, Karachi, Pakistan.

Saur Revolution caused horrible consequences
Pajhwok Afghan News, (Independent news agency), Kabul, Afghanistan.

JWP Chief Talal Bugti Passes Away
Pakistan Tribune, English-language online publication, Islamabad, Pakistan.

Tumour in woman's head turns out to be unborn child
Sify News, Chennai, India.

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

Beat the post holiday blues
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Large tourist hotel abruptly closes in Puerto Rico
Taiwan News, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

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

Eight million people may be affected by Nepal earthquake, says UN
The Economic Times, Business, Mumbai, India.

Viber announces free outgoing calls
The News International, Karachi, Pakistan.

Maryland governor declares state of emergency
Times of India, Conservative, New Delhi, India.



More Nails in the Coffin of the Middle Class: 5 Things That Could Make Life Even Worse for Most Americans
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, U.S.

REVEALED: A Breakdown Of The Demographics For Each Of The Different Social Networks
Business Insider, New York, U.S.

Water, food, medicine in short supply as Nepal quake death toll tops 4,000
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Trinidad police say no “nudging” in emailgate investigation
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Under U.S. Leadership, Arctic Council Vows To Fight Climate Change
Climate Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Massive quake kills 876 in Nepal: police
Dominican Today, Independent daily, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

London’s charismatic mayor moves to the front lines of election battle
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.

Planned Mega-Port in Brazil Threatens Rich Ecological Region
IPS Latin America, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

U.S. could allow families to pay ransos for hostages
istockanalyst, Oregon, U.S.

AMBUSHED at the pumps! - Hidden charges hit motorists at some gas stations
Jamaica Gleaner, Independent daily, Kingston, Jamaica.

Baltimore mayor orders curfew; 'thugs' trying to tear down city, she says
Los Angeles Times, California, U.S.

Indonesia to 9 Foreigners: State Your Last Wish
Newser, News web site, Chicago, U.S.

Jeb Bush's questionable attack on Barack Obama and the use of U.S. power
Politifact, Project of the St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, U.S.

China iPhone sales boosts Apple; shares up modestly
Reuters, Business News, New York, U.S.

Nepal scrambles to organise quake relief, many flee capital
Reuters, World News, New York, U.S.

How To Run For President And Win 98 Percent Of The Vote
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Maryland governor declares state of emergency amid unrest after Freddie Gray funeral
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

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

Actress, TV personality Jayne Meadows dead at 95
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Transgender actress Laverne Cox believes 'lives will be saved' because of Bruce Jenner's transition
Vancouver Sun The, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

Scenes From Gay Marriage
Wall Street Journal, The, New York, U.S.

Robinson: GOP candidates swim against the tide on gay marriage
Washington Post, The, Washington, D.C., U.S.


Burundi police battle protesters
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

BoG institutes measures to enhance corporate governance in banks
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Nepal: Avalanche video goes viral
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

Why wasn't quake-prone Nepal better prepared?
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

Sudan summons Canada's envoy to protest criticism of elections
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

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