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Middle East

Kurdish parties clash in southeast Turkey ahead of elections, two dead
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Traffickers drag Bangladesh village into the spotlight
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Istiqlal Party calls for civil disobedience
Daily News Egypt, The, Independent Daily, Cairo, Egypt.

Blatter wins Fifa vote amid corruption storm
Emirates 24/7, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Report: Kenyan lawyer offers Obama 150 farm animals to marry his daughter
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Iran Sanctions Regime Could Unravel with Failed Nuclear Deal
IPS Middle East, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Pakistanís vintage car collectors preserve a part of history
Saudi Gazette, English-language daily, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Rahul, Smriti spar over IIT-M student body derecognition
Times of Oman, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Libya seconds Opec output target as ministers head to Vienna
Times of Oman Business, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

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Europe

Fifa re-elects Blatter president
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Rory McIlroy misses cut as Harrington stays near leaders
BreakingNews.ie, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

Why are young women drawn to ISIS?
CNN International, London, England.

Sarah Michelle Gellar and Selma Blair recreate Cruel Intentions kiss at reunion
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Sepp Blatter WINS FIFA presidential election in Zurich amid corruption scandal
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

FIFA's Blatter wins reelection after two rounds of votes
EuroNews, International news, Ecully Cedex, France.

Time of Violence (a Story of Balkan Christians under Ottoman Muslim rule)
Europe News, European News, Braband, Denmark.

Incumbent Blatter wins FIFA presidency amid corruption scandal
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Gunmen kill at least 19 bus passengers in Pakistan
Guardian The, Liberal daily, London, England.

10 issues Turkish media is banned from reporting on
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Why the Danish radio stunt to kill a rabbit live on air was barbaric and counterproductive
Independent The, London, England.

Deutsche Welle: German view of Ukrainian history like a map with blank spots
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Hair Masks: 10 Conditioners To Revive Your Locks
Look Magazine, London, England.

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

Russia's Increasingly Absurd Laws Benefit Nobody (Op-Ed)
Moscow Times The, Independent daily, Moscow, Russia.

Russian State Newspaper Duped By Parody About U.S. Military Strikes On FIFA
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

Sepp Blatter Wins Fifth Term: 'Let's Go FIFA'
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.

‘People can’t lead full lives if they’re dependent on the state’
Spiked, (Alternative Internet Magazine), London, England.

Belgium investigates claim Germany spied on its soil for US
Telegraph The, Conservative daily, London, England.

What time is the Britain's Got Talent 2015 final and what TV channel is it on?
Telegraph The, Celebrity news, London, England.

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Asia

Libyan prime minister survives shooting attack
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Man slices 8-year-old schoolgirl's throat
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Seoul Must Be Told of Bio-Warfare Training on Its Soil
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Google bets that smart fabrics, gesture interfaces will replace fiddling on a tiny wearable touchscreen
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Rare ethnic marriages reflect China tensions
Daily Jang, Left-wing daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Militants kill 19 abducted passengers in Balochistan's Mastung
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Sirisena govt. does not have will to help Tamils, says Wigneswaran
Hindu The, Left-leaning daily, Chennai, India.

US removes Cuba from terror blacklist in landmark move
Hindustan Times, New Delhi, India.

Govt plans fine for power cuts
India Times, Conservative daily, New Delhi, India.

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

Burma Navy Finds Boat With 727 Boatpeople off Southern Coast: Govt
Irrawaddy, The, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Volcano explodes off Kyushu, forcing small island to evacuate
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Chile's Codelco first quarter profit plunges 40 percent
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Rare ethnic marriages reflect China tensions
News The, Left-wing, Karachi, Pakistan.

Majority of Americans say US failed in Afghanistan: Pew
Pajhwok Afghan News, (Independent news agency), Kabul, Afghanistan.

Four Killed in Suicide Bombing near Shia Mosque in Saudi Arabia
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.

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

Intel close to deal to buy Altera for $15 billion: Source
The Economic Times, Business, Mumbai, India.

Rebels storm Idlib
The News International, Karachi, Pakistan.

Croatian war vets end protest after PM promises to meet them
Times of India, Conservative, New Delhi, India.

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Americas

19-Year Veteran AP English Teacher Fired for Reading Ginsberg Poem to Class
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, U.S.

Kristen Bell perfectly live-tweeted her awkward UberPool ride
Business Insider, New York, U.S.

U.S. removes Cuba from state sponsors of terrorism list
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Jamaica and UK strengthen cooperation in fight against illicit drug trade
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Fracking Ban In Maryland Will Go Into Law After Republican Governor Refuses To Veto
Climate Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Greenpeace report urges improved transparency from Amazon
Dominican Today, Independent daily, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Gunmen kill 19 bus passengers in Pakistan attack
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.

ACP Aims to Make Voice of the Moral Majority Count in the Global Arena
IPS Latin America, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

American Express President Ed Gilligan dies after becoming ill on flight
istockanalyst, Oregon, U.S.

CONCACAF untangles from Webb
Jamaica Gleaner, Independent daily, Kingston, Jamaica.

'Today' is closing the morning ratings gap with 'Good Morning America'
Los Angeles Times, California, U.S.

All Russian Military Deaths Are Now State Secrets
Newser, News web site, Chicago, U.S.

'Teabagger' group makes splash with fake-quote memes
Politifact, Project of the St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, U.S.

Oil leaps 5 percent as dollar rally stalls, U.S. rigs fall
Reuters, Business News, New York, U.S.

Gunmen kill 19 bus passengers in Pakistan attack
Reuters, World News, New York, U.S.

Hispanics In New Mexico Report Run-Ins With Border Patrol In ‘Sensitive Community Locations’
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

RCMP release withheld 18 seconds of killer Michael Zehaf-Bibeauís cell-phone manifesto
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

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

Natalie Imbruglia did 'crazy stuff' following her divorce
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

You can own Michael Jacksonís 2,700-acre Neverland Ranch for just $127M
Vancouver Sun The, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

The Boehner-Obama Intel Gap
Wall Street Journal, The, New York, U.S.

The Fix: Bernie Sanders is so hot right now
Washington Post, The, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Africa

Buhari promises change for Nigeria
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Practice what you preach Ė Asiedu Nketia tells Nana Addo
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Turkey arming Syria jihadists?
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

Lucky escape for Rohingya boys who took the bait
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

Sudanese journalists to discuss press freedoms with security services
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

 


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