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Middle East

Rebels take last government-held city in Idlib province: monitor
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

'McCarthyite' website targets pro-Palestine supporters
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Remembering Bassel, again
Daily News Egypt, The, Independent Daily, Cairo, Egypt.

Serena escapes as women's seeds continue to fall
Emirates 24/7, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Knesset panel to advance bill against stone throwing
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Iran Sanctions Regime Could Unravel with Failed Nuclear Deal
IPS Middle East, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Pakistan’s vintage car collectors preserve a part of history
Saudi Gazette, English-language daily, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

India: War of words between Priyanka and Smriti
Times of Oman, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Iranian carmaker suggests assembly unit in Oman
Times of Oman Business, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.



Blatter denies scandal responsibility
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

From Scary Spice to X Factor - 40 fabulous years of Mel B, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

Man says he knows where Natalee Holloway is
CNN International, London, England.

Catherine Tyldesley looks svelte as she steps out to party in an off-shoulder black dress... just two months after giving birth to her first child 
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Officials say 22 in treatment after US military ships live anthrax
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Putin classifies Russian troop deaths during peacetime a state secret
EuroNews, International news, Ecully Cedex, France.

Time of Violence (a Story of Balkan Christians under Ottoman Muslim rule)
Europe News, European News, Braband, Denmark.

Blatter says FIFA needs to change, refuses to resign
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

The moment Japan's Mount Shindake volcano erupts in spectacular fashion
Guardian The, Liberal daily, London, England.

The limits of social engineering in Turkey
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

British schoolgirls 'will never leave Syria', senior female Isis commander claims as teenagers reportedly make contact with their families
Independent The, London, England.

IT sector can cure the government if both sides cooperate
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Best Liquid Eyeliners: 10 You Should Try
Look Magazine, London, England.

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

Russia's Increasingly Absurd Laws Benefit Nobody (Op-Ed)
Moscow Times The, Independent daily, Moscow, Russia.

Alleged Nazi War Criminal Wanted By Russia Dies In Canada
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

Car Bombs Kill 10 At Top Baghdad Hotels
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.

A Queen’s Speech by the Continuity Party
Spiked, (Alternative Internet Magazine), London, England.

Fifa corruption scandal live: Sepp Blatter says 'I'm not to blame'
Telegraph The, Conservative daily, London, England.

Britain's Got Talent, semi-final 4, review: the year of the outsider continues as a singing dad reduces Cowell to tears
Telegraph The, Celebrity news, London, England.



Libyan prime minister survives shooting attack
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Gov't prepares to deal with MERS outbreak
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Real Estate Prices Soar Fastest in 7 Years
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

New query language could turn log files into business insights
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Rare ethnic marriages reflect China tensions
Daily Jang, Left-wing daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

100,000 Pakistanis lose nationality for being ‘suspect aliens’
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Indian-American joint winners at US spelling bee for second year in a row
Hindu The, Left-leaning daily, Chennai, India.

Prophet cartoon won't appear on Washington's public transport
Hindustan Times, New Delhi, India.

HC unmoved, Haryana guest faculty to go
India Times, Conservative daily, New Delhi, India.

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

Prehistoric Paintings Identified in Central Burma
Irrawaddy, The, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Yen slips to 12-year nadir against dollar; talk of U.S. interest rate hike shatters ¥124 threshold
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Marco Rubio grabs some Vegas pizazz for campaign
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Rare ethnic marriages reflect China tensions
News The, Left-wing, Karachi, Pakistan.

Iranian spy escapes from Nimroz jail
Pajhwok Afghan News, (Independent news agency), Kabul, Afghanistan.

Political Parties Reach Consensus on CPEC
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.

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

Apple buys Metaio, maker of futuristic augmented-reality software
The Economic Times, Business, Mumbai, India.

Rebels storm Idlib
The News International, Karachi, Pakistan.

National Spelling bee ends in tie for 2nd year in a row
Times of India, Conservative, New Delhi, India.



GOP Presidential Candidates Go to Israel and Return With Fairy Tales
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, U.S.

Wenger, Arsenal eye FA Cup history
Business Insider, New York, U.S.

VIDEO: Texas family horrified as flood waters engulf their home
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Barbados Central Bank relaunches savings bonds programme with $10 million issue
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Here’s What 2015’s Strong El Niño Means For This Year’s Hurricane Season
Climate Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Greenpeace report urges improved transparency from Amazon
Dominican Today, Independent daily, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

President Obama’s climate change Twitter Q&A prompts hilarious topics
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.

ACP Aims to Make Voice of the Moral Majority Count in the Global Arena
IPS Latin America, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Indictment: Ex-House speaker Hastert averted bank laws to pay 'hush money'
istockanalyst, Oregon, U.S.

Gov't weighs FIFA impact - Sports minister to meet with local football officials
Jamaica Gleaner, Independent daily, Kingston, Jamaica.

If NSA surveillance program ends, phone record trove will endure
Los Angeles Times, California, U.S.

What Proteins in Pablo Neruda's Remains Suggest
Newser, News web site, Chicago, U.S.

'Teabagger' group makes splash with fake-quote memes
Politifact, Project of the St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, U.S.

China stocks extend selloff, keep Asia in check
Reuters, Business News, New York, U.S.

Volcano erupts on Japanese island, evacuation ordered, airlines diverted
Reuters, World News, New York, U.S.

Ultrasounds Are Cool. That Doesn’t Mean Abortion Patients Should Be Forced To Have Them.
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

New Ontario law bans breeding and sale of orcas
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

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

Kim Jong Un's sister makes rare public appearance
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Walk Off The Earth singer kicked off United flight because her crying baby was a ‘threat’
Vancouver Sun The, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

EPA's Amphibious Attack
Wall Street Journal, The, New York, U.S.

Krauthammer: Why doctors quit
Washington Post, The, Washington, D.C., U.S.


SA denies organising World Cup bribe
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

GTV Sports Beat congratulates Ataa Eddie Papoe
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Putin hiding Ukraine troop deaths?
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

Photo feature: Ebola tales from Guinea
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

Rebel commander rejects separate dialogue with South Sudan's gov't
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.


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