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Middle East

UN Peacekeeper: Israel says it will not respond to Hezbollah attack
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Do as we say, not as we do
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

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

Government tells foreign journalists to ‘be more accurate’
Daily News Egypt, The, Independent Daily, Cairo, Egypt.

Healthcare City expands licensing framework
Emirates 24/7, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Israel's tourism industry braces for fallout from fighting in north
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

U.S. Ally Yemen in Danger of Splitting into Two – Again
IPS Middle East, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Palestinian parties gather in support of Hezbollah in Gaza
Ma'an News Agency, Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories.

Google: YouTube is so overloaded staff cannot filter content
Saudi Gazette, English-language daily, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

10 Afghan cabinet nominees rejected by parliament
Times of Oman, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Oman plans red meat project to raise self-sufficiency
Times of Oman Business, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

SEMC Organizes Hearing Session In Qahirah, Taiz
Yemen Observer, Sana'a, Republic of Yemen.

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Europe

Care spend 'cut by fifth in decade'
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Perez Hilton sharpens his claws as he re-enters CBB and no one's happy
BreakingNews.ie, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

They went from lunch counter to chain gang
CNN International, London, England.

Enemy review by Brian Viner
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

That'll show them! Mississippi mother, 29, who was told she was too fat and short to be a plus-size model finally lands a contract and features in Vogue
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

France calls for UN Security Council meeting over Israel-Lebanon border violence
EuroNews, International news, Ecully Cedex, France.

Islamic Terrorism: The Taboo Topic
Europe News, European News, Braband, Denmark.

Greek health crisis among many battles Syriza faces
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Three members of Perth family killed with axe in South Africa – reports
Guardian The, Liberal daily, London, England.

US, Turkey relations like old marriage, no longer a love affair, says American analyst
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Warren Hill: Georgia executes mentally disabled inmate despite lawyers' pleas
Independent The, London, England.

Financial Times: West must help Ukraine to defend itself
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Celebrity Tattoos You Just Have To See
Look Magazine, London, England.

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

Nuclear Armageddon Threatens World Again
Moscow Times The, Independent daily, Moscow, Russia.

Obama congratulates Greece's new prime minister, says US will work closely on Greek prosperity
New Europe, European Weekly, Brussels, Belgium.

Azerbaijan Doubles Journalist's Jail Time
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

IS Hostage's Family Told 'Things Still Positive'
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.

Obama is wrong: we need more politics, not less
Spiked, (Alternative Internet Magazine), London, England.

Fugitive treasure hunter who found fabled 'Ship of Gold' captured in Florida hotel
Telegraph The, Conservative daily, London, England.

Cressida Bonas makes promising acting debut in There's a Monster in the Lake
Telegraph The, Celebrity news, London, England.

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Asia

Family of "Bali Nine" convicts on death row rejects to comment
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Ting Hsin owner out on NT$100 mil. bail
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

UN Condemns Deadly Libya Hotel Attack
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Qualcomm's Snapdragon woes mount as a 'major customer' defects
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Survivors return to Auschwitz as leaders warn of anti-Semitism
Daily Jang, Left-wing daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Two Israeli soldiers killed in Hezbollah attack
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Pakistani IS commander received funds via US: reports
Hindu The, Left-leaning daily, Chennai, India.

Maoists to boycott constituent assembly
Hindustan Times, New Delhi, India.

Angry over police raid, former councillor, wife attempt immolation
India Times, Conservative daily, New Delhi, India.

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

Dockside Dining at ‘Port Autonomy’
Irrawaddy, The, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Jordan reportedly offers to swap would-be bomber for captured pilot; no mention of Goto
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Tape: Scientist offers to build nuke bomb targeting New York
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Survivors return to Auschwitz as leaders warn of anti-Semitism
News The, Left-wing, Karachi, Pakistan.

Information minister to head media complaints cell
Pajhwok Afghan News, (Independent news agency), Kabul, Afghanistan.

Six Militants Killed in US Drone Strike in North Waziristan
Pakistan Tribune, English-language online publication, Islamabad, Pakistan.

This restaurant offers free food to beautiful women
Sify News, Chennai, India.

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

QLD Election 2015: Annastacia Palaszczuk can't answer GST question
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Juventus gets late winner to beat Parma 1-0 in Italian Cup
Taiwan News, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

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

Alibaba spinoff likely to increase scrutiny on Yahoo CEO
The Economic Times, Business, Mumbai, India.

UK braces for tough polls
The News International, Karachi, Pakistan.

'You will die alone' French government warns would-be jihadists
Times of India, Conservative, New Delhi, India.

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Americas

How We Lost Track of Real Happiness -- and Where to Find It Now
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, U.S.

Why Massive Sinkholes Open In The Ground Without Warning — Swallowing Cars, Homes, And Sometimes People
Business Insider, New York, U.S.

Blizzard-stricken eastern U.S. digs out after knee-high snowfall
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Jamaican national kills supervisor, commits suicide inside Home Depot
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Murkowski Attacks Wilderness In Lower 48, Echoing Anti-Government Rancher Cliven Bundy
Climate Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

US VP expresses support to Haitian President
Dominican Today, Independent daily, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Bart the cat crawls back from grave days after being hit by car
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.

Young People in Latin America Face Stigma and Inequality
IPS Latin America, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Supreme Court stays 3 Oklahoma executions pending ruling on midalozam
istockanalyst, Oregon, U.S.

Judges livid - Only politicians to retain automatic right to police bodyguards
Jamaica Gleaner, Independent daily, Kingston, Jamaica.

Even a limited nuclear war would devastate the planet
Los Angeles Times, California, U.S.

Cops Buy Back Elderly Man's Pawned Wedding Ring
Newser, News web site, Chicago, U.S.

Mailbag: Bread bag edition
Politifact, Project of the St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, U.S.

Samsung Electronics fourth-quarter profit down 36 percent on year, in line with guidance
Reuters, Business News, New York, U.S.

Rohingya refugees say traffickers in Malaysia abuse and kill
Reuters, World News, New York, U.S.

Attorney General Nominee Will Not Support Marijuana Legalization
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Tim Hortons can’t cut more than 20 per cent of HQ staff: Ottawa
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

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

McDonald's announces new CEO
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Men more open to feminism when it's paired with a photo of Ryan Gosling: U of S study
Vancouver Sun The, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

How Student Debt Harms the Economy
Wall Street Journal, The, New York, U.S.

Milbank: GOP case against Loretta Lynch falls apart
Washington Post, The, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Africa

Suicide attack against Mali Tuaregs
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Kufuor’s wife Theresa not dead – Spokesperson
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Hashish-filled helicopter crashes
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

How Boko Haram brought hunger to northern Cameroon
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

Sudanese army suffered “historic defeat” in South Kordofan: Arman
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

 
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