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Middle East

No contact with Dubai group in Nepal, where quake death toll rises to 2,500
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Families ask Indonesia for clemency for drug prisoners
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Itihadiya: A deserved sentence for a huge crime
Daily News Egypt, The, Independent Daily, Cairo, Egypt.

Two Dubai World Cup winners go into retirement
Emirates 24/7, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Netanyahu's offer to make Bennett education minister irks Likud
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Saudis Compensate Civilian Killings with 274 Million in Humanitarian Aid to Yemen
IPS Middle East, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Aftershocks cause more terror as Nepal quake toll tops 2,200
Saudi Gazette, English-language daily, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Serbia signs controversial $3b Belgrade development deal with Abu Dhabi-based developer
Times of Oman, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Cyprus keen to boost bilateral trade, woos Omani investors
Times of Oman Business, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Military, Popular Committees Close On Marib City
Yemen Observer, Sana'a, Republic of Yemen.



Nepal quake victims flee to tents
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Good Morning Britain - Susanna Reid and co on air for a year, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

Opinion: Deadly quake was not unexpected
CNN International, London, England.

His baby's death and unfair arrest...It was a heartbreaking night for the nation's favourite hunk Poldark, by Jim Shelley 
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Sick image of baby with gun, grenade and ISIS birth certificate 
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Leftist Akinci sweeps to victory in Turkish Cypriot presidential election
EuroNews, International news, Ecully Cedex, France.

'Calculating' rapist who prowled streets before raping woman in graveyard is jailed for life
Europe News, European News, Braband, Denmark.

Search for Nepal quake survivors continues as death toll exceeds 2,000
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Nepal earthquake: thousands seek shelter as death toll exceeds 2,500 – rolling report
Guardian The, Liberal daily, London, England.

Ottoman military graveyard found on Greek island off Gallipoli
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Postcard from... Al-Bergawiya
Independent The, London, England.

Ukraine marks 29 years since Chornobyl nuclear disaster
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Channing Tatum's Hottest Moments
Look Magazine, London, England.

Russia's New Totalitarianism Depends on Silence
Moscow Times The, Independent daily, Moscow, Russia.

Film Portrays Putin As Protector Against Terror, The West
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

Nepal Quake Homeless Spend Second Night In Open
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.

Kick the cops out of the election campaign
Spiked, (Alternative Internet Magazine), London, England.

Nepal earthquake and Everest avalanche kill 2,500 people with 'violent' aftershock causing more chaos
Telegraph The, Conservative daily, London, England.

Avengers: Age of Ultron will have different ending on DVD
Telegraph The, Celebrity news, London, England.



President Joko Widodo attends ASEAN Summit dinner
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Nepal earthquake death toll tops 2,400
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Seoul to Deploy New Guided Missiles Next Year
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Internet steady in Nepal after earthquake but last-mile connectivity an issue
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Chile volcano spews ash and fire
Daily Jang, Left-wing daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Aid starts coming to Nepal after quake kills nearly 2,400
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

A long wait for flights back home
Hindu The, Left-leaning daily, Chennai, India.

US allies conduct air strikes in Syria Iraq
Hindustan Times, New Delhi, India.

Serial late night stabbing jolts Indore again
India Times, Conservative daily, New Delhi, India.

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

‘We Among the Democratic Forces Should Have Unity’
Irrawaddy, The, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Voting kicks off in mayoral, municipal assembly elections
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Nepal earthquake: Kiwi help on its way
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Chile volcano spews ash and fire
News The, Left-wing, Karachi, Pakistan.

Helmand residents call for early judicial reforms
Pajhwok Afghan News, (Independent news agency), Kabul, Afghanistan.

Director T2F Sabeen Mahmud Gunned Down in Karachi
Pakistan Tribune, English-language online publication, Islamabad, Pakistan.

Tumour in woman's head turns out to be unborn child
Sify News, Chennai, India.

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

Beat the post holiday blues
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Australia says Indonesia gave 72 hours notice of executions
Taiwan News, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

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

The rumble in Riga: How EU lost patience with Greece’s finance minister Varoufakis
The Economic Times, Business, Mumbai, India.

Death, panic on Everest once more, year after tragedy
The News International, Karachi, Pakistan.

Clinton Foundation admits missteps in donor disclosure
Times of India, Conservative, New Delhi, India.



Rightwing Media Cynically Exploits Unrest in Baltimore to Push "Race War" Narrative
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, U.S.

The bottom is in for oil prices: 'A lot of people are throwing in the towel.' (USO, OIL)
Business Insider, New York, U.S.

'A nightmare waiting to happen' — quake experts met in Kathmandu last week
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Suriname police “pretty sure” bodies found in canal belong to robbers
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

China Could Get 85 Percent Of Its Electricity From Renewables By 2050, Report Finds
Climate Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Massive quake kills 876 in Nepal: police
Dominican Today, Independent daily, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Fighting intensifies in Yemen in push to drive back Houthi militia
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.

Planned Mega-Port in Brazil Threatens Rich Ecological Region
IPS Latin America, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

George W. Bush talks Iran, Hillary and 2016 in rare public discussion
istockanalyst, Oregon, U.S.

I'm no thief, says Ian Lyn - Used-car dealer wanted by the police breaks silence from overseas
Jamaica Gleaner, Independent daily, Kingston, Jamaica.

For the record
Los Angeles Times, California, U.S.

Russia Jails 3 Over 'Erotic, Sexual Twerk Dance'
Newser, News web site, Chicago, U.S.

PunditFact fact-checks the April 26 news shows.
Politifact, Project of the St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, U.S.

Asian shares inch up; focus on central banks, Greece
Reuters, Business News, New York, U.S.

Desperate Nepalese sleep in open as aftershocks spread fear
Reuters, World News, New York, U.S.

Obama Finally Gets Angry At Climate Science Deniers And It’s Hilarious
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Meek effort by Raptors as Wizards win series in rout
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

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

Russia jails women in 'twerking' video at WWII memorial
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

No Spice Girls reunion: Mel C and Posh can't make Ginger's wedding
Vancouver Sun The, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

Apple's Antitrust Lord
Wall Street Journal, The, New York, U.S.

Dionne: Fracturing democracies
Washington Post, The, Washington, D.C., U.S.


Deadly protests in Burundi capital
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Illegal operators hampering courier business - PCSRC
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Shebab to choose Al-Qaeda or IS?
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

The EU?s ?disappointing? response to the migration crisis
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

N. Bahr el Ghazal parliament to audit budget expenditure
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

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