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Middle East

Arab states come out in support of Palestinian unity
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Israel suspends peace talks with Palestinians
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

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

Defiant Egypt workers pose challenge to next president
Daily News Egypt, The, Independent Daily, Cairo, Egypt.

Dubai's Safa Park catches the Afrique beat
Emirates 24/7, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Finland to make postage stamp history by printing set with homoerotic images
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Iraqi Sunnis Seek a Say
IPS Middle East, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Hamas, Fatah update other parties on unity agreement
Ma'an News Agency, Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories.

US cyber attacks: breach of sovereignty
Press TV, Iranian International News Network, Tehran, Iran.

After 99 years of Turkish massacres against Armenians, Erdogan repeats his grandparents' black history
Sana, Syrian Arab News Agency, Damascus, Syria.

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



New Russia drills after Ukraine raid
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Israel puts a halt to peace talks, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

Was Pistorius coached? Does it matter?
CNN International, London, England.

Zac Efron met by hordes of teenage fans as he arrives at BBC Radio 1
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Tech CEO Gurbaksh Chahal filmed brutally attacking girlfriend gets community service
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

UK: Cornish identity to be recognised for the first time
EuroNews, International news, Ecully Cedex, France.

New Swedish Law Criminalizes Anti-immigration Internet Speech
Europe News, European News, Braband, Denmark.

Russia orders military drills as Ukraine moves on separatists
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Turkish Parliament at the crossroads in its 94th year
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Massive sandstorm sweeps through China
Independent The, London, England.

Bob Hairstyles To Turn Heads This Season
Look Magazine, London, England.

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

Maksym Kurochkin Innovates Against the Odds
Moscow Times The, Independent daily, Moscow, Russia.

Russia's Khodorkovsky criticizes Putin at Ukraine forum
New Europe, European Weekly, Brussels, Belgium.

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

Pakistan Says 37 Killed In Air Raids Near Afghan Border
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

Three US Doctors Shot Dead At Kabul Hospital
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.

George Brandis and the new authoritarians
Spiked, (Alternative Internet Magazine), London, England.

Ukraine crisis: video purports to show Russian troop build-up near Ukraine border
Telegraph The, Conservative daily, London, England.

Fashion's finest film and TV cameos
Telegraph The, Celebrity news, London, England.



S. Korean prosecutors raid office of sunken ferry operator
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Ma, Su to meet, talk about Nuke 4 today
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Typical Book Reader Is Single Working Woman
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

'Francophoned' cybertheft operation reportedly back in action
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Man among first in US to get bionic eye
Daily Jang, Left-wing daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Kiev moves troops against protesters, Russia responds with war games
Hindu The, Left-leaning daily, Chennai, India.

Italian Marines case Italy to send envoy back
Hindustan Times, New Delhi, India.

DTC to run special buses for Ajmer 'Urs' pilgrims
India Times, Conservative daily, New Delhi, India.

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

Burma to Seek South China Sea Resolution at ‘Pace Comfortable to All Countries’
Irrawaddy, The, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Abe secured only half of key goals at meeting
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Mexico closes clinic in hyperbaric chamber death
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Man among first in US to get bionic eye
News The, Left-wing, Karachi, Pakistan.

82pc results: Victory doubtful in 1st round
Pajhwok Afghan News, (Independent news agency), Kabul, Afghanistan.

New date for first lady's Kansas graduation speech
Sify News, Chennai, India.

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

Heralding in the new era
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

New Immigrants send blessings for Taiwan by reading on World Book Day
Taiwan News, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Taipei quake sparks eruption of volcano interest
Taiwan Today, Government Information Office, Taipei, Taiwan.

Delphi Automotive CEO Rodney O'Neal declines to address GM recall costs
The Economic Times, Business, Mumbai, India.

Jailed US soldier gets new name
The News International, Karachi, Pakistan.

US proposes first regulations for e-cigarettes
Times of India, Conservative, New Delhi, India.



We're NOT Number 1: Guess Which Country Now Has a More Affluent Middle Class Than America?
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, U.S.

The Feds Want To Be Able Search Through Your Phone Without A Warrant
Business Insider, New York, U.S.

Mount Everest climbing season in disarray as expedition teams cancel
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

84,000 Lives Threatened By Sea Level Rise In New England
Climate Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Dominican Republic’s democracy at a ‘crossroads’: UN
Dominican Today, Independent daily, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

How luck and longing for Africa sent teen on death-defying Hawaii flight
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.

Is Puerto Rico Going the Way of Greece and Detroit?
IPS Latin America, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Apple revenues flatten as company announces increased stock buyback and dividend
istockanalyst, Oregon, U.S.

Extortion war: Cops fortify special unit, eye new tactics to cripple criminals
Jamaica Gleaner, Independent daily, Kingston, Jamaica.

Homicide Report: Pomona woman sentenced in stabbing death
Los Angeles Times, California, U.S.

Iron Curtain Still Exists— for Deer
Newser, News web site, Chicago, U.S.

In air wars with Koch brothers, are Dems fighting Falses with Falses?
Politifact, Project of the St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, U.S.

Gucci's first-quarter comparable sales up 0.3 percent
Reuters, Business News, New York, U.S.

Ukraine forces kill up to five rebels, Russia starts drill near border
Reuters, World News, New York, U.S.

How Private Christian Colleges Are Getting Around The Federal Laws That Help Address Campus Rape
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

East Toronto homeowners slapped with hefty water bills going back 7 years
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

Millionaire reportedly filmed beating girlfriend 117 times will not face jail time
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Another blunder, another apology from Justin Bieber
Vancouver Sun The, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

The Other Stealthy ObamaCare Menace
Wall Street Journal, The, New York, U.S.

The Fix: Stephen Colbert explains America’s lime shortage (VIDEO)
Washington Post, The, Washington, D.C., U.S.


South Sudan treason charges dropped
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

New VAT charge on bank services necessary now than ever
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Ukraine launches deadly assault
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

Small steps towards forest conservation in Madagascar
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

Kiir fires army's chief of general staff amid military setbacks
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.


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