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Middle East

IDF declares "unlimited truce" in Gaza
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Children killed in Gaza playground shelling
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

What are the socio-cultural dimensions behind the phenomenon of harassment? (Part 6)
Daily News Egypt, The, Independent Daily, Cairo, Egypt.

Wounded Pakistani bomb-squad policeman wants to get back to the field
Emirates 24/7, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Obama names Reform Jewish leader as ambassador for religious freedom
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Drought and Misuse Behind Lebanon’s Water Scarcity
IPS Middle East, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Fallen soldier’s US family prays at Western Wall
JPost, Conservative, Jerusalem, Israel.

Death toll in Gaza hits 1,088 as Israel resumes bombardment
Ma'an News Agency, Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories.

Clinton not running away from Wall Street
Press TV, Iranian International News Network, Tehran, Iran.

Fist bumps less germy than handshakes, study says
Saudi Gazette, English-language daily, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Student survivors testify in South Korea ferry trial
Times of Oman, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Bank Sohar’s net profit soars 35.13 per cent
Times of Oman Business, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

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

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Europe

Deadly violence in Gaza and Israel
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Lowest earners could get refundable tax credits of up to €1,000 euro a year
BreakingNews.ie, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

Teen accused of decapitating classmate
CNN International, London, England.

Casey Batchelor flashes her assets on a bouncy castle
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

The cruel legacy of TV's dancing Shetland pony: He started a craze for miniature ponies - who have ended up abused and abandoned by owners who can't cope with them
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Israel warns of "long-lasting operation" in Gaza as at least five Israeli soldiers killed
EuroNews, International news, Ecully Cedex, France.

Light Posting ...
Europe News, European News, Braband, Denmark.

Israel warns of ‘prolonged’ campaign in Gaza
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Gaza crisis: Netanyahu warns of extended military campaign ahead live
Guardian The, Liberal daily, London, England.

20 policemen arrested in ‘parallel state’ probe
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Israel-Gaza conflict: The children were playing in the street with toy guns. The air strikes were tragically real
Independent The, London, England.

Financial Times: 'There is a war coming in Europe'
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Comic-Con 2014: All The Celebrity Pictures
Look Magazine, London, England.

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

Court Orders Russia to Pay Yukos Shareholders $50 Billion
Moscow Times The, Independent daily, Moscow, Russia.

US teen held in Israel after arrest during protest in East Jerusalem
New Europe, European Weekly, Brussels, Belgium.

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

UN Chief Wants Immediate Gaza Cease-Fire
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

Ukraine Rebels 'Getting More Powerful Weapons'
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.

Sarah Wollaston: supersizing state intervention in our lives
Spiked, (Alternative Internet Magazine), London, England.

Watch live: Gaza city skyline
Telegraph The, Conservative daily, London, England.

Catherine Zeta-Jones: I was a mess after husband Michael Douglas diagnosed with cancer
Telegraph The, Celebrity news, London, England.

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Asia

Philippine population reaches 100 million on Sunday
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Ma urges cooperation between both camps
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

National Security Must Be Top Priority in Missile Defense
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Qualcomm planting seeds for 4K video, silicon brains in mobile devices
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

First MH17 victim identified, grieving relatives visit site
Daily Jang, Left-wing daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Shawwal moon sighted, Eid to be celebrated on Tuesday
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

U.S., Israeli brands face boycott over Gaza
Hindu The, Left-leaning daily, Chennai, India.

Islamic State jihadists open marriage bureau
Hindustan Times, New Delhi, India.

Madurai boy ties himself up with rope, dies
India Times, Conservative daily, New Delhi, India.

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

Australian Universities Court Burmese Students
Irrawaddy, The, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

'Lucy' smacks down 'Hercules' in box office bout
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

First MH17 victim identified, grieving relatives visit site
News The, Left-wing, Karachi, Pakistan.

Afghans want vote audit concluded fast: Karzai
Pajhwok Afghan News, (Independent news agency), Kabul, Afghanistan.

NC attorney general won't defend gay marriage ban
Sify News, Chennai, India.

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

Jake's medal hopes in tatters after schoolboy error
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

White House: EU, US to impose new Russia sanctions
Taiwan News, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

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

Kuwait Airlines jet makes emergency landing in Brussels
The Economic Times, Business, Mumbai, India.

Gazans search for their dead, injured
The News International, Karachi, Pakistan.

Muslims mark sombre Eid amid MH17, Gaza conflict
Times of India, Conservative, New Delhi, India.

UN Security Council urges humanitarian truce in Gaza
Xinhua News, Government-owned news service, Beijing, China.

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Americas

5 of the Most Widely Believed Consumer Conspiracy Theories, Debunked
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, U.S.

This Chart Shows The Massive Pricing Problem Facing Apple's iPhone 6 (AAPL)
Business Insider, New York, U.S.

Israelis, Palestinians trade blame for deadly strikes on Gaza hospital and park
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Large tropical wave forms in the Atlantic
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Legislators, Corporations Gather For Secret Meeting Against Clean Energy And You’re Not Invited
Climate Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

British ministers comment on deaths at UN school in Gaza
Dominican Today, Independent daily, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Muslims mark end of Ramadan with Eid prayers, though wars in Gaza, Syria cloud celebrations
Gazette The, Centrist, Montreal, Canada.

Christy Clark goes public with support for Israel
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.

Antigua Weighs High Cost of Fossil Fuels
IPS Latin America, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Fourth District court rules against Va. gay marriage ban
istockanalyst, Oregon, U.S.

Mercy, please: Man serving life sentence on a judge's error begs Sir Patrick for clemency
Jamaica Gleaner, Independent daily, Kingston, Jamaica.

Donald Sterling loses court battle to prevent sale of Clippers
Los Angeles Times, California, U.S.

Israel, Hamas Trade Blame as Blasts Rock Gaza Hospital, Park
Newser, News web site, Chicago, U.S.

PolitiFact and PunditFact fact-check the debate over immigration
Politifact, Project of the St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, U.S.

Argentina to hold last-gasp debt talks with mediator Tuesday
Reuters, Business News, New York, U.S.

U.N. blacklists operator of North Korean ship seized in Panama
Reuters, World News, New York, U.S.

Fossil Fuel-Funded Groups Organizing Public Rallies Against New EPA Climate Rule
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Fords promise legal action over alleged improper business dealings
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

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

'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies' trailer previews war
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Doug Camilli: Tara Reid stays on sharknado alert
Vancouver Sun The, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

The Danger of Too Loose, Too Long
Wall Street Journal, The, New York, U.S.

Defense workers with security clearance owed millions in back taxes, GAO finds
Washington Post, The, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Africa

Liberia shuts borders to curb Ebola
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

GLASGOW SHAME: Near brawl in Team Ghana camp
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Nigerians killed in suicide bombing
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

Planned dams threaten Cambodia's food security
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

S. Sudan army commander slams sanctions on military officers
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

 
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