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Middle East

Overnight strikes pound Sanaa: residents
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Small tsunami follows powerful Papua New Guinea quake
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Can the Arab League answer critical questions?
Daily News Egypt, The, Independent Daily, Cairo, Egypt.

Fog in Dubai, Day 2: Readers capture it
Emirates 24/7, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Former Israeli Prime Minister Olmert found guilty in 'cash envelopes affair' retrial
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Israel Using Live Ammunition for Palestinian Crowd Control
IPS Middle East, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

No decision yet on sending ground troops to Yemen: Al-Jubeir
Saudi Gazette, English-language daily, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Warplanes hit Yemen's Sanaa overnight, after dawn-residents
Times of Oman, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Omani firm buys back stake from Sharakah
Times of Oman Business, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Saleh’s Initiative To Stop War
Yemen Observer, Sana'a, Republic of Yemen.

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Europe

PM warns voters of 'stark choice'
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Report: Scientists find Lubitz' DNA at Germanwings crash site
BreakingNews.ie, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

Transcript details last moments of doomed flight
CNN International, London, England.

Late actor Warren Clarke makes final TV appearance in moving death-bed scene
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

No booking in advance GPs tell one million patients: 150 practices introduce new rules as part of cost-cutting drive
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Israeli archaeologists discover Egyptian beer vessels in Tel Aviv.
EuroNews, International news, Ecully Cedex, France.

German media: Germanwings co-pilot did it for Allah
Europe News, European News, Braband, Denmark.

Right-wing UMP claims major victory in local French ballots
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Blogger hacked to death in Bangladesh
Guardian The, Liberal daily, London, England.

Turkey to play critical match against Netherlands
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Tsunami warning issued for parts of Pacific after earthquake off Papua New Guinea
Independent The, London, England.

Reuters: Saudi Arabia slams Putin over support for Syria's Assad
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Multi-Tasking Products That Will Transform Your Beauty Bag
Look Magazine, London, England.

Ukrainian Nationalist Batallion Ready to Battle Pro-Russian Rebels
Moscow Times The, Independent daily, Moscow, Russia.

Flood alerts issued in Kashmir as rivers cross the danger mark following heavy rain
New Europe, European Weekly, Brussels, Belgium.

UN Chief Ban Visits Iraq
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

Crash Captain Screamed 'Open The Damn Door!'
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.

Germanwings: can we no longer call mad people mad?
Spiked, (Alternative Internet Magazine), London, England.

Andreas Lubitz's hometown pastor says community stands by co-pilot and family
Telegraph The, Conservative daily, London, England.

Mia Farrow was ''joking'' when she claimed Frank Sinatra was the father of her son Ronan
Telegraph The, Celebrity news, London, England.

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Asia

China seriously concerned by Philippine's building in South China Sea
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Singapore gives Lee a hero's funeral
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

How Korea Can Benefit from China-Led Development Bank
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

India backs open source software for e-governance projects
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Huge turnout as Uzbeks set to re-elect strongman Karimov
Daily Jang, Left-wing daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Altaf takes back decision to resign as MQM chief
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Former Israeli PM Ehud Olmert found guilty of graft
Hindu The, Left-leaning daily, Chennai, India.

Bangladesh blogger hacked to death in Dhaka a month after American atheist bloggers similar murder
Hindustan Times, New Delhi, India.

Faithfuls observe Palm Sunday across city
India Times, Conservative daily, New Delhi, India.

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

Burma’s Military Milestone
Irrawaddy, The, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Tepco refusing to pay fallout-hit municipalities for most decontamination work
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Ancient Petra sees few visitors as Jordan tourism declines
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Huge turnout as Uzbeks set to re-elect strongman Karimov
News The, Left-wing, Karachi, Pakistan.

Speakers call for joint counter-terrorism strategy
Pajhwok Afghan News, (Independent news agency), Kabul, Afghanistan.

PIA Brings Home 502 Pakistanis Stranded in Yemen
Pakistan Tribune, English-language online publication, Islamabad, Pakistan.

Scan finds body inside 1000-year-old Buddha statue!
Sify News, Chennai, India.

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

NSW election 2015: Greens say rise will continue
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

A look at former Israeli Premier Ehud Olmert's career
Taiwan News, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

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

Oman Air says orders 20 Boeing 737s; to double fleet by 2020
The Economic Times, Business, Mumbai, India.

Taiwan protesters pelt eggs over China flight route
The News International, Karachi, Pakistan.

Another blogger hacked to death in Bangladesh
Times of India, Conservative, New Delhi, India.

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Americas

Fracking Town’s Desperate Laid-off Workers: ‘They Don’t Tell You It’s All a Lie’
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, U.S.

The Serious Fraud Office just got fined for sending bribery and corruption evidence to a witness by mistake
Business Insider, New York, U.S.

Ehud Olmert, ex-Israeli PM, guilty in corruption retrial
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Senior tourism official “embarrassed” over long delay over airport opening
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

The Endangered Animal Bracket, Round 7: Sea Otter Vs. Penguin
Climate Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

US authorities find cocaine hidden in car accessories shipment from DR
Dominican Today, Independent daily, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

China says evacuating citizens from Yemen, suspending anti-piracy patrols off Somali coast
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.

Q&A: “Protect Your Biodiversity”
IPS Latin America, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

'Austin & Ally,' 'Mockingjay, Part 1' win big at the Kids' Choice Awards show
istockanalyst, Oregon, U.S.

'Guerrilla marketing' - LIME furious over Digicel's advertising hijack at Champs
Jamaica Gleaner, Independent daily, Kingston, Jamaica.

'Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies' info
Los Angeles Times, California, U.S.

Meet the Guy Who Dug Toronto's Mystery Tunnel
Newser, News web site, Chicago, U.S.

PunditFact fact-checks the March 29 Sunday shows
Politifact, Project of the St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, U.S.

Dufry to raise $4 billion via rights issue and debt for WDF bid
Reuters, Business News, New York, U.S.

U.N. Secretary General to meet with Iraqi leaders in Baghdad
Reuters, World News, New York, U.S.

Governor Becomes Frustrated When Asked If ‘Religious Liberty’ Law Will Be Used To Discriminate
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Canadian egg farmers help nourish children of Swaziland
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

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

Taylor Swift performs with Madonna at iHeartRadio Music Awards
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Today's Celebrity Birthdays
Vancouver Sun The, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

The Glory Days of Private Equity Are Over
Wall Street Journal, The, New York, U.S.

Dionne: Harry Reid vs. the Smooth Deal
Washington Post, The, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Africa

Count begins after close Nigeria vote
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Ghana Gas starts payment of compensation today
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Nigeria awaits tense poll results
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

Yemen at War: Lifesaving aid blocked by airstrikes
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

South Sudan rebels deny trading federalism with positions
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

 
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