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Middle East

Netanyahu to reveal details on Iran deal during Congress speech
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

A big rethink: Security in the GCC
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Minor clashes between students, security at Al-Azhar University in Assiut
Daily News Egypt, The, Independent Daily, Cairo, Egypt.

Ireland vs South Africa: Rampaging AB de Villiers awaits Irish
Emirates 24/7, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Banks setting aside NIS 400 million for Fishman debt in 4Q
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Opinion: The Middle East and Perpetual War
IPS Middle East, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

India’s ruling party forms coalition govt in Kashmir
Saudi Gazette, English-language daily, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Solar plane passes new test in UAE ahead of planned world tour
Times of Oman, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Regulator to reduce time for filing company results
Times of Oman Business, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Businesswomen Council Helps 10 Young Female Entrepreneurs
Yemen Observer, Sana'a, Republic of Yemen.



Iraq moves against IS in Tikrit
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Govt expected to put pressure on property developers, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

'Why did y'all shoot that man?'
CNN International, London, England.

BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Now Queen Helen is putting Blair in the hot seat
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

ROWAN PELLING: Help! I've never had an orgasm! 
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Samsung Galaxy S6 includes metal case and built-in battery
EuroNews, International news, Ecully Cedex, France.

Atlantic Jihad:The Untold Story of White Slavery
Europe News, European News, Braband, Denmark.

Iraqi forces launch offensive to drive IS group out of Tikrit
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Bangladesh authorities arrest man over atheist blogger's murder
Guardian The, Liberal daily, London, England.

Security bill constitutes historic reform: Deputy PM
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Google Plus might be dead, as ‘Streams’ and ‘Photos’ take its place
Independent The, London, England.

National budget revenue comes to Hr 22.35 billion in January 2015, says Finance Ministry
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Suede: The High Street Edit
Look Magazine, London, England.

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

Russia's Threat to Cutoff Ukraine's Gas Supply Is Mostly Bluster
Moscow Times The, Independent daily, Moscow, Russia.

Russian Strategic Bombers To Continue Patrolling Missions
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

Netanyahu Arrives In US For 'Crucial Mission'
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.

Why won’t we tell students that Kant is better than the Koran?
Spiked, (Alternative Internet Magazine), London, England.

North Korea expected to announce end to tourist ban
Telegraph The, Conservative daily, London, England.

Fans 'Spock' Canadian bank notes as tribute to Leonard Nimoy
Telegraph The, Celebrity news, London, England.



Indonesia, Solomon hold bilateral meeting
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Seoul: North Korea test fires 2 short-range missiles
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Spring Starts Earlier
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Expedia places premium on innovation as US$1.6 billion acquisition closes
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Estonians vote under shadow of resurgent Russia
Daily Jang, Left-wing daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Imran accuses PPP of horse-trading in collusion with JUI-F
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Four Syrian refugees killed in fire at Jordan camp
Hindu The, Left-leaning daily, Chennai, India.

Bangladesh arrests chief suspect in US blogger Avijit Roys murder
Hindustan Times, New Delhi, India.

Faculty crunch doesn't spare national institutes: 32% at IITs, 22% at IIMs
India Times, Conservative daily, New Delhi, India.

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

Freelance Photographer Released After Three-Day Detention
Irrawaddy, The, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

DNA screening trial OK’d for in vitro embryos
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

US Army head warns of defense cutbacks in Britain
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Estonians vote under shadow of resurgent Russia
News The, Left-wing, Karachi, Pakistan.

Snow keeps thousands stuck in Bamyan
Pajhwok Afghan News, (Independent news agency), Kabul, Afghanistan.

Moin Khan Postpones meeting with PCB Chairman Citing ‘Ill Health’
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.

Shoot-out between World Cup's fastest run scorers a real chance, says Shaun Pollock
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Prince William of Britain arrives in China for 4 days visits
Taiwan News, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

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

Small SUVs, pricey sports cars to dominate Geneva auto show
The Economic Times, Business, Mumbai, India.

Mob kills woman over bombing scare in Nigeria
The News International, Karachi, Pakistan.

Over 6,000 killed in 'merciless devastation' in Ukraine: UN
Times of India, Conservative, New Delhi, India.



Fear Dominates Politics, Media and Human Existence in America—And It’s Getting Worse
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, U.S.

The 10 most important things in the world right now
Business Insider, New York, U.S.

Why the West makes nice to authoritarian Egypt: Neil Macdonald
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Tobacco workers in Cuba dubious about opening of U.S. market
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Arizona’s New Solar Charge Is ‘Unsupportable By Any Economic Analysis,’ SolarCity Says
Climate Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Spain to deport Dominican, Latin American gang leaders
Dominican Today, Independent daily, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Hong Kong arrests 38 as anti-China protesters scuffle with police
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.

Tobacco Workers in Cuba Dubious About Opening of U.S. Market
IPS Latin America, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Toyota has begun producing its hydrogen car, named Mirai
istockanalyst, Oregon, U.S.

Trelawny tragedy - Bahia mourns as 4 staffers perish in Braco crash
Jamaica Gleaner, Independent daily, Kingston, Jamaica.

Death toll in Afghanistan avalanches reaches 285; rescuers continue search
Los Angeles Times, California, U.S.

Iraq Launches Major Anti-ISIS Offensive
Newser, News web site, Chicago, U.S.

Fact-checking John Boehner's comments on 'Face the Nation'
Politifact, Project of the St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, U.S.

Euro zone prices fall by less than expected in February
Reuters, Business News, New York, U.S.

Netanyahu arrives in U.S., signs of easing of tensions over Iran speech
Reuters, World News, New York, U.S.

D.C. Residents Won’t Let Congress Blunt Their Enthusiasm For Legal Pot Business
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

London school board failed in response to sexual assault, jury finds
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

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

Response shifts at CSX derailment site in W. Va.
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Lady Gaga, Vince Vaughn take icy plunge into Lake Michigan for Special Olympics
Vancouver Sun The, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

Putin's Culture of Fear and Death
Wall Street Journal, The, New York, U.S.

Fact Checker: Obama’s claim that Keystone XL oil ‘bypasses the U.S.’ earns Four Pinocchios
Washington Post, The, Washington, D.C., U.S.


Namibia president wins $5m award
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

EC in crisis meeting over District level elections
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Bangladesh holds man in US blogger death
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

Disaster warnings ignored in Sri Lanka
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

Sudanese government rejects opposition calls to postpone elections
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

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