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Middle East

More 100,000 People Evacuated as Philippines Volcano Erupts
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

The Art of Thinking Well
Asharq Al-Awsat, Pan-Arab daily, London, England.

Plans presented for the transformation of Haifa Bay
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

Two police officers killed, dozens of protesters wounded as Iraq protests resume
Iran Daily, English-language, reformist, Tehran, Iran.

Palestinian family pledge appeal over Jerusalem eviction ruling
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

Why did Gaza groups resume incendiary balloon attacks on Israel?
The Jerusalem Post, Independent, Jerusalem, Israel.

Lebanese security chiefs plan crackdown to stop vandalism after riots
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.

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Europe

Harry and Meghan: No other option but to step back, says duke
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

China confirms new SARS-like virus HAS spread between humans
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Solution possible in Libya ‘if truce holds’
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Business Update – Jan. 20: Consumer loans, innovation index, tax amendments
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Putin replaces his attorney general
Meduza, Riga, Republic of Latvia.

"God bless the Russians," the Americans used to say
Pravda, Moscow, Russia.

Who's The Woman Who Helped Attack Kazakh Journalists?
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

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Asia

Indonesia elected as UNESCO`s Executive Board member
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Holiday Traffic to Peak on Saturday
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Wheat row: Senators demand apology from govt for making ‘mockery of people’
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Had no other option but to step back, says Prince Harry on royal split
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Merger of Japan opposition parties remains elusive as DPP lawmakers balk at immediate action
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Suspected serial killer Bruce Lindahl stayed under the radar. How did he do it?
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

IMF's Gopinath projects economic recovery for India in 2020-21
Sify News, Chennai, India.

Human-to-human transmission confirmed in China coronavirus
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Suu Kyi Economic Adviser: National Interest Must Come First When Deciding Large Chinese Investments in Myanmar
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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Americas

SMB LENDING REPORT: How alt lenders are providing SMBs with new funding options, and the ways incumbents can respond to stay ahead
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

China confirms human-to-human transmission of new coronavirus
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Jamaica Government Moves to Get More Traditional Ganja Farmers into Medicinal Marijuana Industry
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Breaking down Patrick Kane’s milestone points, from No. 1 to No. 1,000
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

No blockade or pressure will deter Cubans
Granma, Havana, Cuba.

House report details Rick Perry’s involvement in Trump’s Ukraine ‘scheme’
Houston Chronicle, Houston, Texas, U.S.

Cardano is Working with Uzbekistan to Facilitate Security Token Offerings
istockanalyst, Salem, Oregon, U.S.

This craft brew pub thrives, thanks to a secret ingredient: Workers with disabilities
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Profanity at Women’s March proves protesters aren’t learning: Devine
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

Ukraine presses for return of Iran plane black boxes
Reuters, World News, New York, NY, U.S.

Key events in Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou's extradition case
Reuters, Business News, New York, NY, U.S..

Moms 4 Housing victory: Group gets chance to buy house through nonprofit
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Laguna Community Band will mark 20 years with free concert
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

With two weeks until Iowa, the Democratic presidential candidates are getting aggressive — with each other
The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., U.S.

CNN’s planning a 2020 LGBTQ forum. Here are some issues advocates say the candidates should address.
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C., U.S.

'Our voices need to be heard': Follow live coverage of Ontario public elementary school teachers launching week of rotating strikes
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

Thousands rally in Virginia for gun rights
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Africa

Yahya Jammeh faces arrest if he returns to Gambia - minister
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Thomas Partey insists Atletico Madrid needs to 'improve as a team' after Eibar defeat
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Building a safety net for Zimbabwe’s urban poor 
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

Unknown arsonists set fire to three churches in Sudan's Blue Nile state
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.