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Middle East

Turkey PM offers unprecedented condolences to Armenian genocide victims' families
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Ukraine ends 'Easter truce' with separatists
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

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

Correction: SODIC registers EGP 477m net loss in 2013
Daily News Egypt, The, Independent Daily, Cairo, Egypt.

Dubai's Safa Park catches the Afrique beat
Emirates 24/7, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Why did U.S. billionaire accused of serial sex crimes serve only 13 months in jail?
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Iraqi Sunnis Seek a Say
IPS Middle East, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Hamas, PLO begin 2nd day of reconciliation talks in Gaza
Ma'an News Agency, Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories.

US govt. must turn over CIA prisons info
Press TV, Iranian International News Network, Tehran, Iran.

Belgium affirms 50 terrorists returned from Syria
Sana, Syrian Arab News Agency, Damascus, Syria.

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

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Europe

Russia in new Ukraine attack threat
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Gerrard's relative delivers emotional statement about Hillsborough's youngest victim
BreakingNews.ie, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

Pilot: Stowaway teen got ride of his life
CNN International, London, England.

Rihanna goes from Daisy Dukes to red leather thigh-highs on LA outing
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Fiona Leonard jailed for biting woman's face in fight after Ladies Day at Ascot
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

MH370: bad weather halts search as 'unidentified material' found on Australian coast
EuroNews, International news, Ecully Cedex, France.

Negotiations ongoing for Italian Jesuit's release in Syria
Europe News, European News, Braband, Denmark.

PM Erdogan offers Turkey’s condolences to descendants of Armenians killed in 1915
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Biden: Russia must 'stop talking and start acting'
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Justin Bieber apologises for visiting Yasukuni Shrine in Japan: Site at centre of international row honours convicted WW2 war criminals
Independent The, London, England.

Primark High Summer 2014: See The Collection
Look Magazine, London, England.

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

Game of Thrones Director Alik Sakharov Discusses Soviet Origins
Moscow Times The, Independent daily, Moscow, Russia.

US stock futures little changed as modest economic news from China offsets solid earnings
New Europe, European Weekly, Brussels, Belgium.

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

Russian Authorities Deny Dzhemliev Barred From Entering Crimea
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

Missing Plane: Material Washes Ashore In Oz
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.

Latin’s not just for school, it’s for life
Spiked, (Alternative Internet Magazine), London, England.

Ukrainian official confronted by masked men hours before his body is found
Telegraph The, Conservative daily, London, England.

What would Demi say? Rumer Willis flashes her smalls on the red carpet
Telegraph The, Celebrity news, London, England.

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Asia

S. Korean prosecutors raid office of sunken ferry operator
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Ukraine orders new military operation in the east
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

The Heroes of the Ferry Disaster
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

It's the little things that matter in Amazon Redshift upgrade
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

US force in Afghanistan may be cut to less than 10,000 troops
Daily Jang, Left-wing daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

German, French ministers visit Moldova, Georgia
Hindu The, Left-leaning daily, Chennai, India.

Fireworks mark William Shakespeares 450th birthday
Hindustan Times, New Delhi, India.

Ceiling falls at Chennai airport
India Times, Conservative daily, New Delhi, India.

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

10 Soldiers Killed in Shan State Clashes: TNLA
Irrawaddy, The, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Abe-Obama deal on TPP unlikely
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Train derails in Congo, dozens dead
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

US force in Afghanistan may be cut to less than 10,000 troops
News The, Left-wing, Karachi, Pakistan.

Wolesi Jirga mulls final word on Dilawari’s fate
Pajhwok Afghan News, (Independent news agency), Kabul, Afghanistan.

SKorean city full of grief prepares for more
Sify News, Chennai, India.

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

Oh Buddy: Franklin in a spot of bother
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Taiwan to sign fishery agreement with Philippines by July
Taiwan News, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Taipei quake sparks eruption of volcano interest
Taiwan Today, Government Information Office, Taipei, Taiwan.

GM said it has shipped thousands of replacement ignition switches
The Economic Times, Business, Mumbai, India.

Pacific accord
The News International, Karachi, Pakistan.

Obama arrives in Japan for first leg of tension-filled Asia trip
Times of India, Conservative, New Delhi, India.

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Americas

The Dark Truth Behind The Popular Superfood, Quinoa
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, U.S.

This Japanese Recipe For Cold Brew Coffee Will Save You Hours
Business Insider, New York, U.S.

Why politicians and academics never just say what they mean
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

A Polluted Superfund Site Is Now Home To 36,000 Solar Panels
Climate Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

US envoy to Dominican Republic wants charges in ponzi scam
Dominican Today, Independent daily, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Here are five ways to split Ukraine. None of them work
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.

Is Puerto Rico Going the Way of Greece and Detroit?
IPS Latin America, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Texas second grader claims teacher confiscated Bible during reading time
istockanalyst, Oregon, U.S.

'Leave our money' - Shaw rips into Gov't over bank-withdrawal levy
Jamaica Gleaner, Independent daily, Kingston, Jamaica.

City of Lights, City of Angels gives French film an L.A. spotlight
Los Angeles Times, California, U.S.

US Journo Held in Ukraine
Newser, News web site, Chicago, U.S.

Rubio calls Snowden scandal 'most damaging' espionage case in U.S. history. Is it?
Politifact, Project of the St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, U.S.

Settlement time for U.S. trades closer to being shortened
Reuters, Business News, New York, U.S.

China says probing reports Chinese chlorine used in Syria attack
Reuters, World News, New York, U.S.

Hours After Supreme Court Upholds Affirmative Action Ban, Wisconsin Lawmaker Offers Copycat Proposal
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Rob Ford calls to eliminate ombudsman after scathing TCHC report released
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

London expects 'new stage' in green energy
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Justin Bieber’s lawyers seek delay in Florida impaired driving trial
Vancouver Sun The, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

Mulally vs. Piketty
Wall Street Journal, The, New York, U.S.

The Fix: Black voters could decide who controls the Senate in 2015. Here’s how.
Washington Post, The, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Africa

Bomb 'kills senior Egypt policeman'
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Black Stars World Cup provisional squad leaked?
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Afghan vote was fair - Iran
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

Refugees, returnees from Nigeria strain Niger host population
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

NCP confirms Bashir can run for president in 2015
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

 


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