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IS militants destroy ancient city in Iraq[+]
Reuters | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:43 UTC

Officials in Iraq say Islamic State militants have begun destroying the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud. Julie Noce reports.

Burma Cracks Down on Education Protest at Rangoon Pagoda[+]
Time.com | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:40 UTC

Police cracked down on students and activists opposing Burma's new education law on Thursday.

Who's Who in the Clinton E-mailControversy[+]
Bloomberg | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:40 UTC

The crop ofthat keep reappearing in the story islike a primer on Clinton loyalists.

Harrison Ford 'Saved Several Lives' By Avoiding Suburbs in Plane Crash[+]
NBC News | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:39 UTC

Harrison Ford

ISIS burns oil wells as Iraq troops push toward outskirts of Tikrit[+]
Foxnews | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:15 UTC

Iraqi troops pushed toward the outskirts of Tikrit in their offensive aimed at re-taking control of the town from ISIS militants Friday, as the terror group reportedly burned oil wells outside the city.

Anna Duritskaya, Lone Witness In Slaying Of Russia's Top Critic, Gets Death Threats[+]
The Huffington Post | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:12 UTC

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) Authorities in Ukraine say the sole witness in the killing in Moscow of prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov has received death threats since returning to her family home in Ukraine. The General Prosecutor's office in Kie

After battle, frostbite in the ruins of Ukraine's Donetsk[+]
Reuters | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:10 UTC

DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - Former crane-operator Alexander Zubko staggers along the dark hospital corridor leaning on a stick. He survived when a mortar bomb hit his house but lost his toes to frostbite

Myanmar police chase down students in 3rd protest crackdown[+]
AP | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:05 UTC

LETPADAN, Myanmar (AP) Police chased down student protesters and dragged them onto trucks Friday in Myanmar's third such crackdown on public demonstrations in as many days. Authorities went after five students after they broke off from 200 other demo

Your March Madness Bracket Obsession Actually Moves Stock Prices[+]
Bloomberg | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:00 UTC

Why the US is sitting out Iraq's most important offensive on ISIL[+]
Al Jazeera America | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:00 UTC

With Iran is building influence in Iraq, the US faces a strategic dilemma as it tries to support fight against ISIL

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South Africa: Bail for Woman Who Kidnapped Baby 17 Years Ago[+]
ABC News (US) | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:55 UTC

A woman in South Africa who kidnapped a baby 17 years ago and raised the child as her own has been granted bail. The South African Press Association says the woman was granted $425 bail with the magistrate saying she is not a flight risk, and has no previ

In Turkey, Criticizing the President Can Land You in Jail[+]
ABC News (US) | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:54 UTC

There's no monarch in democratic Turkey but you might not know it watching the news these days. It has become as easy to get jailed for offending the country's paramount leader, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, as it is in countries where lese majeste laws

Attempted murder charge likely after knife attack on US ambassador in Seoul[+]
Euronews | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:44 UTC

Police investigating the knife attack on the US ambassador to South Korea say a charge of attempted murder is likely to be laid. Investigators are also probing possible links between the attack at a unification forum in Seoul and the attackers frequent vi

Nusra Front commander killed in airstrike, group says[+]
Foxnews | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:34 UTC

Al Qaeda's Syrian affiliate confirmed on Friday that its top field commander was killed in an airstrike that targeted a meeting of the group's senior leadership.

Military commander of al-Qaeda's Syrian affiliate killed[+]
CBC | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:34 UTC

The Syrian army carried out an operation that killed the military commander of the al-Qaeda-linked Nusra Front on Thursday, the group confirmed Friday.

German Parliament Approves Quota for Female Directors[+]
ABC News (US) | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:33 UTC

Germany's Parliament has approved a quota system that will require leading companies in Europe's biggest economy to have at least 30 percent women on their supervisory boards starting next year. Lawmakers from Chancellor Angela Merkel's govern

Tajikistan's opposition figure fatally shot on Istanbul street[+]
CBC | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:29 UTC

Tajik opposition leader Umarali Kuvvatov was shot dead by an unknown assailant on an Istanbul street late on Thursday, Turkey's private Dogan news agency said on Friday.

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Winter storm moves away, eastern U.S. to remain cold[+]
One America News Network | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:41 UTC

WASHINGTON – A winter storm that dropped roughly two feet of snow (61 cm) on parts of the eastern United States is expected to [ ] The post Winter storm moves away, eastern U.S. to remain cold appeared first on One America News Network.

Thousands Stranded on Ky. Interstates for Nearly 24 Hours[+]
ABC News (US) | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:40 UTC

Snow turns interstates into parking lots, stranding thousands in Kentucky for nearly a day

Harrison Ford 'Saved Several Lives' By Avoiding Suburbs in Plane Crash[+]
NBC News | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:39 UTC

Harrison Ford

LaGuardia close call raises winter safety questions[+]
CBS News | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:32 UTC

Delta Flight 1086 skidded off runway that had just been plowed during heavy snow

Florida Man Drove to Lawyer's Office With Dead Body in Truck[+]
ABC News (US) | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:31 UTC

A Florida man put his dead neighbor in the bed of his pickup and drove to his lawyer???s office, where he said he had killed the man in self-defense.

Federal Offices in DC Area Opening on Delayed Schedule[+]
ABC News (US) | Fri Mar 06, 2015 09:34 UTC

Federal offices in the Washington area opening on delayed scheduled amid latest winter storm

LGBT Anti-Discrimination Bill Passes Utah Test[+]
ABC News (US) | Fri Mar 06, 2015 09:10 UTC

LGBT anti-discrimination bill that also protects religious rights passes 1st Utah test

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UN Drug Czar Attacks U.S. States for Ending Cannabis Prohibition[+]
Infowars.com | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:31 UTC

The UNs army of drug warriors has been meeting in Vienna to plan a response and demand obedience to its global drug-control regime.

Home for Purim[+]
Washington Free Beacon | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:00 UTC

The Book of Esther has had a good week. It is, at the moment of writing, the Jewish holiday of Purim, an account for which the biblical Esther provides. Purim celebrates the salvation of the Jews from

Chappie Review[+]
Washington Free Beacon | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:00 UTC

Ive argued before that critics should know their blind spots. So I should acknowledge one of mine before we get started with this review. Im a total sucker for Short Circuit 2. Not the ori

I Dont Love Spock[+]
Washington Free Beacon | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:00 UTC

I loved Spock, said President Obama, reacting to the death of actor Leonard Nimoy. Why?Because Spock reminds him of himself. The galaxys most famous Vulcan, the president wrote, was Cool

The Average 20-Year Return on Investment for College Grads Based on Career Field[+]
Economic Policy Journal | Fri Mar 06, 2015 09:58 UTC

Chinese Buy Billboards Announcing The Renminbi As "The New World Currency"[+]
Economic Policy Journal | Fri Mar 06, 2015 09:58 UTC

Simon Black writes:When I arrived to Bangkok the other day, coming down the motorway from the airport I saw a huge billboard - and it floored me.The billboard was from the Bank of China. It said: RMB: New Choice; The World CurrencyGiven that the Bank of C

The Greek Tragedy and What it Means About Bankster Attempts to Manipulate the Entire World[+]
Economic Policy Journal | Fri Mar 06, 2015 09:58 UTC

By Mark NestmannOne of the assumptions of the eurozone those 19 countries in Europe that use the euro as their national currencies is that if any country left the zone, economic disaster would follow in its wake.Only a few days ago, it appeared that hea

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China's Wanda Showcases Planned Qingdao Studio in L.A.[+]
Hollywood Reporter | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:13 UTC

Chinese real estate giant Dalian Wanda presented its planned Wanda Qingdao Studios facility at the annual Association of Film Commissioners International (AFCI) locations show in Los Angeles.

British Boy Excluded From School Activities After Dressing up as Christian Grey[+]
Hollywood Reporter | Fri Mar 06, 2015 09:57 UTC

Amid the red and white striped Waldo sweaters, Harry Potter glasses and all-powerful Hobbitses rings, there was one outfit that stood out among the World Book Day costumes at a U.

Chris Brown Wanted a Baby for Years ... With Karrueche Tran! [+]
TMZ | Fri Mar 06, 2015 09:00 UTC

Chris Brown's been jonesin' to be a daddy for a long time, and tried to get Karrueche Tran to be the baby mama -- but before there was a bun in the oven

Steve Francis -- Chain Recovery Engineered By Rap God[+]
TMZ | Fri Mar 06, 2015 08:45 UTC

Steve Francis doesn't just have the Sauce Twinz to thank for the return of his chain -- it was ultimately engineered by J. Prince ... one of the most

Madonna -- Sky's The Limit ... In Epic Tel Aviv Penthouse[+]
TMZ | Fri Mar 06, 2015 08:40 UTC

Kabbalah has led Madonna to the Holy Land ... the Material Girl is designing a massive two-story mega-retreat perched atop a soaring Tel Aviv skyscraper.

Corey Feldman -- This One Goes Out to Corey Haim (AUDIO)[+]
TMZ | Fri Mar 06, 2015 08:30 UTC

// It took him 5 years, but Corey Feldmanis finally ready to honor his BFF Corey Haimin song -- recording a tribute to him to mark the

Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles Announces Opening, Closing Films[+]
Hollywood Reporter | Fri Mar 06, 2015 08:30 UTC

Shlok Sharmas Haraamkhor has been selected to screen s the opening night film at the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles, which runs from April 8-12 at the Arclight Cinemas in Hollywood.

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El Ni o arrives later and weaker than expected Nature
Long-awaited shift in tropical Pacific will have little effect on weather patterns.....

As Forests Burn, Conservationists Launch Global Wildlife Rescue (Op-Ed) LiveScience.com
Wildlife across the globe are struggling to survive a rise in fire outbreaks, both natural and manmade, but conservationists have launched efforts to curb the disas....

Wildlife Fight to Survive as Forests Burn (Gallery) LiveScience.com
Burning forests are devastating wildlife around the globe, but conservationists are now trying to slow the disaster and save the species many endangered that are ....

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Alcohol Intake Peaks at Age 25, But Continues into Old Age LiveScience.com
Alcohol intake increases dramatically during people's teenage years, peaks at age 25 and then slowly declines as people age, a U.K. study finds.....

NASA Spacecraft Set for Historic Arrival at Dwarf Planet Ceres Today Space.com
If all goes according to plan on Friday morning (March 6), Dawn will become the first spacecraft ever to visit a dwarf planet, and the first to circle two different....

Teenage TV audiences and energy drink advertisements EurekAlert
Researchers at Dartmouth College examined a database of television advertisements broadcast between March 2012 and February 2013 on 139 network and cable channels a....

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Top Tech Headlines

The Man Who Ate 25 Eggs a Day (Or, Why Cholesterol's Not All Bad) Gizmodo | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:30 UTC
Each morning at the retirement community, the healthy 88-year-old man received a delivery of 25 soft-boiled eggs, which he would consume during his day. This had be....

Shazam planning to expand its service to object recognition Digital Trends | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:15 UTC
Shazam's been identifying music tracks and TV shows for years, but now it's looking to expand its service to object recognition, allowing users to ID everyday items....

Mandarin Oriental coughs to credit card breach The Register | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:01 UTC
Swanky hotel chain left with Michelin-starred egg on face Upmarket hotel chain Mandarin Oriental has admitted to a credit card breach.…....

Innovative Tech Is Set to Improve Cancer Detection Baseline | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:00 UTC
A new connected device, the ITBra, is designed to revolutionize breast cancer detection by using sensors to spot tumors before they are normally detectable.....

Fujitsu tech can track heavily blurred people in security videos IT World | Fri Mar 06, 2015 09:40 UTC
Fujitsu has developed image-processing technology that can be used to track people in security camera footage, even when the images are heavily blurred to protect t....

Datrium: Emerging from stealth any time soon The Register | Fri Mar 06, 2015 09:32 UTC
Data Domain, VMware descendant hires marketing bigwig Comment  Datrium, an upstart being developed by ex-Data Domain and VMware people, is gearing up to emerge fro....

This Origami Donut's Hole Stays the Same Size However Much Your Squash It Gizmodo | Fri Mar 06, 2015 09:30 UTC
A structure whose internal dimensions remain the same regardless of the external forces applied to it sounds fanciful--but that's exactly what this high-tech pi....

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TV News - US/International (All Markets)

Former SANDF soldiers helping to fight Boko Haram SABC | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:55 UTC
Former South African Defence Force soldiers are reportedly playing a major role in the fight against Boko Haram extremists in Nigeria after they were hired by the W....

Cosatu to discuss forensic report of head office sale SABC | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:52 UTC
Cosatu to discuss the recommendations of a forensic report into alleged impropriety in the sale of the trade union's old head office and purchase of a new one i....

Tajik opposition leader slain in Turkey Press TV | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:50 UTC
A Tajik opposition leader is killed in Istanbul, Turkish media say.....

Janko goal hands Sydney FC 1-0 win over Jets ABC Australia | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:49 UTC
Marc Janko hit the scoreboard again as Sydney FC prevailed 1-0 in a tight contest against Newcastle Jets.....

Man accused of selling drugs to kids held News24 | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:49 UTC
A man accused of selling drugs to school children has been arrested in Umbilo, Durban, the Hawks say.....

Another Waterkloof 4 killer released on parole News24 | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:48 UTC
Convicted killer Frikkie du Preez, one of the so-called ....

Waterkloof 4 killer released on parole News24 | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:48 UTC
One of the so-called ....

9-year-old sold drugs at school News24 | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:48 UTC
The availability of drugs at primary schools has come under the spotlight after a 9-year-old boy from Centurion was caught selling drugs to primary and high school ....

Two killed in Japan helicopter crash Press TV | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:47 UTC
A helicopter crash leaves two people dead in western Japan, media and authorities say.....

Nemtsov girlfriend says threatened: Ukraine i24 News | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:45 UTC
Nemtsov, an outspoken critic of Russian President Putin was shot and killed last Friday near the Kremlin - Russia, Ukraine, Ukraine crisi....

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Canada

Video made by Ottawa gunman set for public release CTV News | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:45 UTC
Canadians will get a chance today to see the video Michael Zehaf Bibeau made last October before he killed a soldier at the National War Memorial and died in a hail....

Harvesting oysters in winter an icy job for divers CBC | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:43 UTC
Harvesting oysters has been difficult this winter in P.E.I. because of the snowy, cold weather and ice on the water.....

Michael Zehaf-Bibeau case invites contrasts to Australian experience CBC | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:00 UTC
Friday's airing of Michael Zehaf-Bibeau's video will be the first information on the case Canadians have received from police or the government in months. I....

Parole elimination for some murderers good for Conservative brand CBC | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:00 UTC
The move to eliminate parole for certain types of killings plays to the Conservative Party's brand in an election year - and is unlikely to become law before th....

Latest wireless spectrum auction results to be revealed this morning CBC | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:00 UTC
The federal government is about to unveil the results of the latest spectrum auction, which saw 10 cellular service carriers bid for the rights to use chunks of Can....

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EU sees ceasefire progress, but ready for more sanctions: Mogherini Reuters | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:54 UTC
RIGA (Reuters) - The European Union is ready to step up sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine conflict, but the priority is to bolster a fragile ceasefire agreed in ....

South Africa: Bail for woman who kidnapped baby 17 years ago AP | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:46 UTC
JOHANNESBURG (AP) A woman in South Africa who kidnapped a baby 17 years ago and raised the child as her own has been granted bail. The South African Press Associat....

In Turkey, criticizing the president can land you in jail AP | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:44 UTC
ISTANBUL (AP) There's no monarch in democratic Turkey but you might not know it watching the news these days. It has become as easy to get jailed for offendin....

IS militants destroy ancient city in Iraq Reuters | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:43 UTC
Officials in Iraq say Islamic State militants have begun destroying the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud. Julie Noce reports.....

Thousands stranded on Ky. Interstates for nearly 24 hours AP | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:38 UTC
Thousands of stranded motorists endured agonizingly long waits Thursday lasting nearly 24 hours for some as a winter storm walloped Kentucky and frustrated traveler....

Britons' inflation expectations slide to lowest level in more than 13 years - BoE Reuters | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:38 UTC
The British public's expectations for inflation over the next 12 months fell to its lowest level in more than 13 years last month, according to a survey on Frid....

Winter storm moves away, eastern U.S. to remain cold Reuters | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:35 UTC
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A winter storm that dropped roughly two feet of snow (61 cm) on parts of the eastern United States is expected to move out to sea on Friday b....

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Dollar at 11-year high before jobs data Financial Times | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:41 UTC
Eurozone bond yields at lows as ECB buying looms....

Who's Who in the Clinton E-mailControversy Bloomberg | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:40 UTC
The crop ofthat keep reappearing in the story islike a primer on Clinton loyalists.....

Barclays Kenya Profit Growth to Accelerate on New Products Bloomberg | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:21 UTC

Zimbabwe Platinum Smelter Set to Start Next Year, Chamber Says Bloomberg | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:21 UTC

Illegal Youths Medal Highlights French Struggle With Immigrants Bloomberg | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:17 UTC

Jawbone Linking Humans to Ape-Like Ancestors Shown in Ethiopia Bloomberg | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:10 UTC

Yuan Posts Weekly Gain as China Pledges Stability, Global Use Bloomberg | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:10 UTC

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US Newspapers: National

In Turkey, Criticizing the President Can Land You in Jail NY Times
There's no monarch in democratic Turkey but you might not know it watching the news these days.....

EU Sees Ceasefire Progress, but Ready for More Sanctions: Mogherini NY Times
The European Union is ready to step up sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine conflict, but the priority is to bolster a fragile ceasefire agreed in Minsk, EU foreign....

Taiwan Subway Slasher Sentenced to Death for Killing 4 NY Times
A Taiwan court sentenced a university student to death Friday for killing four passengers on a Taipei commuter train last year.....

After Battle, Frostbite in the Ruins of Ukraine's Donetsk NY Times
Former crane-operator Alexander Zubko staggers along the dark hospital corridor leaning on a stick. He survived when a mortar bomb hit his house but lost his toes t....

Hotel Boom in Manila Offers Hope to Philippine Tourism NY Times
Neil Jerome Morales - Global hotel brands are helping Manila add a record number of rooms this year, lured by the growth prospects of its emerging gaming scene. Tha....

Fans, relatives to pay respects to White Sox star Minoso Washington Times
Fans and relatives will have a chance to pay their respects to Chicago White Sox star Minnie Minoso.....

Right-to-work debate drags on in Wisconsin Assembly Washington Times
Minority Democrats in the state Assembly have kept their Republican rivals up all night debating a right-to-work bill.....

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US Local Markets

PSAL announces venue for championship games NY Post
The location of the city public high schools championship semifinal games has finally been announced. The Post reported on Wednesday that teams from four city high ....

Cops force mentally challenged janitor to wear Im Dope t-shirt NY Post
Two heartless cops forced a mentally challenged janitor at their precinct station house to put on a T-shirt that read, IM DOPE then cruelly laughed as they snapped....

Burma Cracks Down on Education Protest at Rangoon Pagoda Time.com
Police cracked down on students and activists opposing Burma's new education law on Thursday.....

Indian Lawyers May Be Reprimanded for Sexist Remarks in Rape Documentary Time.com

Suspected Palestinian Driver Crashes Into Group of Israelis Time.com
At least 5 injured at incident by police station....

German Parliament approves quota for female directors CBS 8
Germany's Parliament has approved a quota system that will require leading companies in Europe's biggest economy to have at least 30 percent women on their ....

Cab driver stabbed in West Ridge Chicago Sun-Times
A cab driver was stabbed in the West Ridge neighborhood early Friday on the Far North Side. The attack happened about 2:30 a.m. in the 6700 block of North Californi....

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Africa

North West bans live tweeting during premier's address Business Day
Stringent measures for media reminiscent of signal jamming drama in Parliament are announced ahead of state of the province address....

Cape aims for 'at least 70% success' in agricultural land-reform projects Business Day
Western Cape wants to ensure at least 70% of all agricultural projects are successful over next five years, finance MEC Ivan Meyer says in budget presentation....

South Korean police investigate US ambassador attacker's visits to North Business Day
Police say they are investigating possible links between knife attack on the US ambassador to Seoul and assailants frequent visits to North Korea....

I earn $12,000 a month, Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe says Daily Nation
This is up from $4,000 that was gazetted last year. The 91 year-old leader describes his salary as meagre.....

Cape fire flairs up again SABC
The fire at Cape Point has flared up again and a large team of firefighters has been deployed to the area.....

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Europe

Grace Dent: Banished sheds light on sex slavery and leaves us feeling decidedly woebegone The Independent | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:45 UTC
Jimmy McGoverns Banished left me, after 15 minutes, feeling decidedly woebegone. Id thought, rather foolishly, that at my age Id discovered and ruminated upon most ....

Hard work made easy: 10 best peelers and graters The Independent | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:44 UTC
Blunt peelers and bad graters are the bane of too many a kitchen. Dont make yourself (or your hands) suffer any more; it doesnt cost much to replace dull and ineffe....

Ukraine's ragtag army digs in for a frozen conflict Deutsche Welle | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:44 UTC
Underfunded and underequipped, the Ukrainian army that photojournalist Christopher Bobyn documented on the frontline near Donetsk is a crew of professional soldiers....

Germany adopts women's quota for company boards dpa | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:42 UTC
Germany's Parliament adopts legislation prescribing that 30 per cent of the supervisory board seats at about 100 major companies must be awarded to women.....

Crufts dog show 2015 - in pictures The Guardian | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:42 UTC
Its a dogs life in Birmingham as the Crufts dog show opens for its annual event.....

Should teachers banter with their pupils? The Guardian | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:41 UTC
Jokes have their place but too many and you lose respect; too vicious and you abuse your power. One teacher got it very wrong....

Farage in no personal attacks vow BBC | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:41 UTC
UKIP leader Nigel Farage says he will "do his best" not to attack his opponents personally during the election campaign.....

Labour imposes deadline to register for vote on London mayoral candidate The Guardian | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:39 UTC
Ed Miliband said last year non-members would be able to register at any time up to ballot, but party executive decides on 12-day window....

State-backed Royal Bank of Scotland STILL pays around 70 staff 1million a year despite an annual 3.5BILLION loss The Daily Mail | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:39 UTC
The lender is also expected to reveal former boss Stephen Hester will collect a 1million bonus from the state-backed lender two years after he was forced out of hi....

Shappi Khorsandi to host Index on Censorship awards ceremony The Guardian | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:36 UTC
Her father fled his native Iran when his freedom of expression was denied....

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Middle East

ISIS militants bulldoze ancient Nimrud city The Daily Star
ISIS fighters have looted and bulldozed the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud, the Iraqi government said, in their latest assault on some of the world's greatest arch....

Tokyo stocks hit 15-year high on ECB announcement Kuwait News Agency
TOKYO, March 6 (KUNA) -- Tokyo stocks continued to rise Friday, sending a key index to the highest closing level in almost 15 years, as the mark....

Amos hopes Lebanon will secure ample aid during Kuwait-hosted conference Kuwait News Agency
BEIRUT, Nov 19 (KUNA) -- UN Undersecretary General for Humanitarian Affairs Valerie Amos on Friday expressed hope Lebanon would get sufficient s....

Iraqi forces push toward Tikrit in battle against ISIS The Daily Star
An Iraqi provincial governor says Iraqi forces are pushing their offensive against ISIS and expect to reach the outskirts of the militant-held city of Tikrit soon.....

India to probe lynching of rape suspect Press TV
New Delhi says it will launch an investigation into the lynching of a rape suspect by angry mobs in northeastern India.....

UNESCO condemns ISIS destruction of ancient Iraq city as war crime Al Arabiya
The head of UNESCO condemned on Friday the destruction of the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud in Iraq by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)....

Sheikh Abbas Zogheib says car hit by gunfire The Daily Star
A gunman opened fire overnight on the parked car of influential Shiite Sheikh Abbas Zogheib, a security source said Friday.....

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East Asia

DPP supports two-stage constitutional amendment proposal: Tsai Central News Agency
Taipei, March 6 (CNA) Tsai Ing-wen(), chairwoman of the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), said Friday the party supports the idea of a two-stage consti....

Metro attacker sentenced to death update Central News Agency
Taipei, March 6 (CNA) A university student in his early 20s who allegedly killed four people and injured more than 20 passengers in a stabbing spree on a Taipei sub....

U.S. dollar closes lower on Taipei forex update Central News Agency
Taipei, March 6 (CNA) The U.S. dollar fell against the Taiwan dollar Friday, shedding NT$0.057 to close at NT$31.450 as foreign institutional buying in Taiwan's....

Taiwan's manufacturing sector remains sluggish in January Central News Agency
Taipei, March 6 (CNA) The composite index of Taiwan's manufacturing sector continued to flash a yellow-blue light in January, signaling a slowdown that has alre....

Hamas hails PLO decision to halt security coordination with Israel Xinhuanet
Islamic Hamas movement welcomed Friday the decision of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) Central Council to halt all forms of security coordination with I....

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South Asia

Website features works of artists from small towns Press Trust of India
New Delhi, Mar 6 (PTI) Artists from across India,especially from small towns are now able to display theirartworks through a new portal that endeavours to showcase ....

Former Bihar CM Ram Sundar Das passes away IANS
Former Bihar chief minister and ruling JD-U leader, 94-year-old Ram Sundar Das died here on Friday.....

Railways launch portal, mobile app for complaints IANS
The Indian Railways have launched a web portal and a mobile application for customers to lodge their complaints and make suggestions.....

Two girls drown in Odisha riverTwo girls drown in Odisha river Odisha Sun Times
Odisha Sun Times Bureau Jajpur, Mar 6: In a tragic incident two girl students drowned in the Kharasrota river in Odishas Jajpur district today. The mishap occurred ....

HPC D ultras fire at police outpost Press Trust of India
Aizawl, Mar 6 (PTI) Suspected members of the Manipur-based Hmar People's Convention (Democrats) fired at a policeoutpost in Khawlian along the Mizoram-Manipur b....

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South East Asia

Pay your taxes, Muslims told in Friday sermon Malay Mail Online
KUALA LUMPUR, March 6 Federal Islamic authorities today beseeched Muslims to pay their personal income tax to the federal government, blaming tax dodgers for the n....

Train, organise community to respond to cardiac arrests: Masagos Today Online
SINGAPORE - A new initiative to train and organise network of community responders to respond quickly and effectively to cardiac arrest cases within the community i....

Helsinki Airport launches first-ever sleep pods for weary travellers Malay Mail Online
HELSINKI, March 6 After first rolling out in the Middle East, sleeping pods that serve as self-contained cocoons for weary travellers have launched at Helsinki Air....

Guevarra wins 2015 PBA Slam Dunk contest again with between-the-legs jam Inquirer.net
PUERTO PRINCESA, Philippines---Meralco Bolts' Rey Guevarra soared high anew in the PBA Slam Dunk contest this year, but this time he doesn't need to share his award....

War not an option, say peace groups on 40th day of Mamasapano tragedy Inquirer.net
MANILA, Philippines---Various peace advocate groups called for peace and the continuation of the peace process on Friday during the commemoration of the 40th day of....

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Oceania

Plane skids off runway at New York airport news.com.au | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:29 UTC
A PLANE has skidded off a runway at New York's LaGuardia Airport while landing, crashing through a chain-link fence and apparently losing its right wing.....

Chan, Sukumaran executions may be delayed news.com.au | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:29 UTC
THE executions of Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan could be further delayed, but Indonesia's president has said ....

Cape fire flairs up again SABC | Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:26 UTC
The fire at Cape Point has flared up again and a large team of firefighters has been deployed to the area.....

The man responsible for Bali Nine complaint news.com.au | Fri Mar 06, 2015 09:32 UTC
AUSTRALIA will lodge an official complaint with Indonesias ambassador about the series of photos taken on board the plane transferring condemned drug smugglers Andr....

New FIFA ethics chief wont be pushed around Today Online | Fri Mar 06, 2015 08:29 UTC
ZURICH - Younger than some professional footballers, Swiss attorney Cornel Borbely is at first sight an unlikely choice as the man to step into Michael Garcia's sho....

ISIS bulldozes ancient palace CBS News | Fri Mar 06, 2015 08:25 UTC
According to the Iraqi government, ISIS militants used vehicles to destroy parts of the archaeological site at the ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud.....

Want to FaceTime from your vagina? Courier Mail | Fri Mar 06, 2015 08:19 UTC
THIS is no ordinary selfie stick.....

Kim Kardashian debuts platinum blonde hair Courier Mail | Fri Mar 06, 2015 08:13 UTC
KIM Kardashian just took her look to futuristic heights with a new platinum blonde do.....

Revamped Rochor Canal to officially open this Sunday Today Online | Fri Mar 06, 2015 07:47 UTC
SINGAPORE - A stretch of the Rochor Canal - running from Sim Lim Tower to the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority Building - which has been transformed into a riv....

Sebastian pumped over Eurovision spot Courier Mail | Fri Mar 06, 2015 07:23 UTC
HE was the first ever Australian Idol winner and now he'll be the first ever Australian entrant at the Eurovision Song Contest.....

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