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Tutu lambasts 'lickspittle' government over Dalai Lama visa - Mail & Guardian Online

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Tutu lambasts 'lickspittle' government over Dalai Lama visa
Mail & Guardian Online
Archbishop Desmond Tutu said Madiba's comrades had "spat in his face" with denying the Dalai Lama a visa for the summit that was to honour Mandela. Archbishop Desmond Tutu criticised the government over its refusal to grant the Dalai Lama a visa, that it ...
Tutu breaks silence on Dalai Lama visa sagaEyewitness News

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India launches an ambitious campaign to clean up dirty cities and villages - Washington Post

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India launches an ambitious campaign to clean up dirty cities and villages
Washington Post
NEW DELHI, India — With brooms in hand, politicians, bureaucrats, police officers and citizen groups descended on the streets Thursday to sweep away trash as part of an ambitious new effort to clean up India. The country's $10 billion Clean India campaign ...
Jharkhand will pose biggest challenge for Modi's Swachh BharatHindustan Times
Puducherry traders take out rally on cleanlinessThe Hindu
Everything you need to know about PM Modi's 'Clean India' campaignIndian Express
Xinhua -Financial Times -Economic Times
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Turkish parliament considers authorizing incursions into Iraq, Syria to thwart IS ... - Fox News

1 hour 17 min ago

Business Recorder

Turkish parliament considers authorizing incursions into Iraq, Syria to thwart IS ...
Fox News
ANKARA, Turkey – Turkey's parliament is considering a motion that would give the government new powers to launch military operations in Syria and Iraq and allow foreign forces to make incursions from its territory. Parliament previously approved operations ...
Could an ancient tomb's future decide whether Turkey will fight ISIS?CNN
Gov't seeks approval from Parliament for foreign troops in TurkeyCihan News Agency
Turkey to vote on right to order military action in Syria and Iraqeuronews
Newsweek -Washington Post -www.worldbulletin.net
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MEPs hold up confirmation of Lord Hill - EurActiv

1 hour 20 min ago

The Guardian

MEPs hold up confirmation of Lord Hill
EurActiv
Social media gave a running commentary on Jonathan Hill's hearing. This image was tweeted by Julia Reda MEP. [Julia Reda/ Twitter]. The European Parliament summoned the British nominee to oversee the bloc's financial services sector to a new ...
EU panel puts nomination for financial regulation post on holdFinancial News
UK's Hill Faces Second Grilling in Bid for Europe PostBusinessweek
British Nominee to Oversee EU Financial Markets Faces Skeptics in BrusselsNew York Times
euronews -Reuters -CITY A.M.
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15 feared dead in explosives factory blast - MiamiHerald.com

1 hour 59 min ago

Focus News

15 feared dead in explosives factory blast
MiamiHerald.com
Authorities say a blast at an explosives factory in northwestern Bulgaria may have killed as many as 15 people. The explosion, which also left three people injured, occurred near the village of Gorni Lom, some 120 kilometers (75 miles) north of the capital, ...
Explosives factory blast 'kills 15'Belfast Telegraph
Up to 15 Feared Dead in Wednesday Blast at Bulgarian Explosives PlantNovinite.com
'Several feared dead' in blast at Bulgarian explosives plantBusiness Standard

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31 killed in attack near school in Syria - The Hindu

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Toronto Star

31 killed in attack near school in Syria
The Hindu
Several children were among the 31 people killed in a pair of bombings near a school in the central Syrian city of Homs, a Syrian official said. Seventy-four others were injured in the blasts. The official said that 15 minutes after a car loaded with C4 explosives ...
Twin car bombs target schoolchildren in Syriaeuronews
UN chief slams terror attacks in SyriaBusiness Standard
Children among dozens dead in blasts outside two Syrian schoolsLos Angeles Times
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Esperance shark attack: Man has arm, hand torn off at Wylie Bay - ABC Online

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ABC Online

Esperance shark attack: Man has arm, hand torn off at Wylie Bay
ABC Online
A man has lost an arm and his other hand in a shark attack at a beach near Esperance in southern Western Australia. Police say the attack happened at Wylie Bay about 11:00am (AWST). A spokesman for St John Ambulance said the man had lost one of his ...
Surfer loses arm in shark attackWKRC TV Cincinnati
Shark Mauls Man Off Western Australia Causing 'Serious Injuries'Bloomberg
Surfer loses arm in shark attack in Australiaseattlepi.com
The Australian
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: TCS, Bharti, Vedanta, L&T to build toilets on PM Modi's ... - Zee News

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Zee News

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: TCS, Bharti, Vedanta, L&T to build toilets on PM Modi's ...
Zee News
New Delhi: Joining Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call, TCS, Vedanta, Bharti Enterprises and Laresn & Toubro will construct toilets to strengthen government's "Swachh Bharat" campaign. “A M Naik, Group Executive Chairman, L&T, announced a major CSR ...

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Dallas hospital reportedly failed to follow federal guidelines by sending Ebola ... - Fox News

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Fox News

Dallas hospital reportedly failed to follow federal guidelines by sending Ebola ...
Fox News
Officials at a Dallas hospital apparently failed to follow federally issued guidelines last week when they sent home the patient later diagnosed with the first case of the Ebola virus on U.S. soil. The Dallas Morning News reports that Thomas Eric Duncan arrived ...
Rick Perry, health officials offer reassurances on Dallas Ebola caseDallas Morning News
Questions and answers about the US Ebola caseWashington Times
Ebola In The ER: The Importance Of Taking A Travel HistoryForbes
USA TODAY
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Suicide bomber in Afghan capital targets army bus, kills three - Jerusalem Post

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 23:20

The Express Tribune

Suicide bomber in Afghan capital targets army bus, kills three
Jerusalem Post
KABUL - A suicide bomber targeted an Afghan army bus in Kabul on Thursday, killing three people and wounding 10, the interior ministry said, the fourth high-profile attack in the capital since Monday, when the new president was sworn in. Seven people ...
New Afghan Leader, Putting Focus on Graft, Revives Bank Fraud InquiryNew York Times
Afghan President Issues New Decree in Bank Fraud CaseWall Street Journal
Ghani orders new probe into fraud scandalThe Nation
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty -The Express Tribune
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New Yorkers Show Support for Pro-Democracy Rallies in Hong Kong - NY1

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 23:08

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New Yorkers Show Support for Pro-Democracy Rallies in Hong Kong
NY1
New Yorkers and others across the country rallied Wednesday in support of pro-democracy rallies in Hong Kong. The Crossroads of the World, always bustling with tourists, filled with hundreds of demonstrators Wednesday, concerned that Hong Kong sits at a ...
Hong Kong protesters orderly, polite in push for democracyCTV News
Hong Kong unrest hits retailerseuronews
China suspends tour group visas to Hong Kong - reportNew Zealand Herald
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Henry Kissinger made plans to bomb Cuba in 1976, new records reveal - Daily Mail

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 22:32

Daily Mail

Henry Kissinger made plans to bomb Cuba in 1976, new records reveal
Daily Mail
U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger ordered contingency plans drawn up nearly 40 years ago to attack Cuba, incensed over the small island's deployment of troops to Angola, according to declassified government documents posted online Wednesday.
Kissinger planned to 'smash' & 'humiliate' Fidel Castro after Cuba's Angola opRT
Kissinger Wanted to Attack Cuba in 1976Havana Times

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Xi pressures Taiwan with 'one country, two systems' remarks - WantChinaTimes

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 21:14

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Xi pressures Taiwan with 'one country, two systems' remarks
WantChinaTimes
Xi Jinping speaks at a reception in Beijing to mark the 65th anniversary of the establishment of People Republic of China, Sept. 30. (File photo/CNS). Chinese President Xi Jinping's recent remarks highlighting the concept of "one country, two systems" 6or ...
Calgary rally shows support for Hong Kong's pro-democracy demonstratorsCTV News
Hong Kong crisis exposes impossible contradiction of China's economic growthTelegraph.co.uk
Crowds Gather In Taipei To Show Support For Hong Kong Pro Democracy RalliesGetty Images

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Students show support for protests in Hong Kong - Queen's Journal

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 20:07

Queen's Journal

Students show support for protests in Hong Kong
Queen's Journal
Jonathan Chang, Sci '16, joined a group of students in solidarity with recent protests in Hong Kong. (Jacob Rosen). Share. Tweet submit to reddit. Article tags: China · Hong Kong · World events. print. Short URL: A small group of Queen's students gathered in ...
Hong Kong Data Requests Jumped By 900% Before Occupy Central Protests ...International Business Times
Marketing industry reacts to Hong Kong protestsPRWeek UK
Waterloo students from Hong Kong talk democracy protestsCBC.ca
GlobalPost
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Mexico: Alleged Drug Boss Beltran Believed Caught - ABC News

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 18:32

SFGate

Mexico: Alleged Drug Boss Beltran Believed Caught
ABC News
Alleged cartel capo Hector Beltran Leyva is believed to have been captured, two Mexican federal officials said Wednesday, the latest in a string of high-profile drug arrests in the country. The officials said DNA testing was being done to confirm the suspect's ...
Mexico captures drug lord Beltran Leyva - government sourceReuters UK
Mexico feds say cartel boss Beltran-Leyva caughtScottsbluff Star Herald

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China's mounting woes a drag on US - Merced Sun-Star

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 17:59

USA TODAY

China's mounting woes a drag on US
Merced Sun-Star
The Chinese flag blows in the wind as hundreds of people walk along the Bund boardwalk by the Huangpu river March 28, 2013 in Shanghai, China. PAULA BRONSTEIN — MCT. Recent Headlines. China's mounting woes a drag on US 8 minutes ago ...
Ex-Tiananmen leaders say HK protesters biggest risk would be loss of public ...GMA News
Hong Kong protesters feel the loveThe Daily Star
Hong Kong protesters orderly, polite in push for democracyCTV News
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UPDATE 3-Liberia, US say Texas Ebola patient showed no symptoms before flying - Reuters Africa

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 17:51

UPDATE 3-Liberia, US say Texas Ebola patient showed no symptoms before flying
Reuters Africa
... * Man now in serious condition travelled to U.S. via Brussels. * U.S. official says not a failure of Liberian monitoring. * In Sierra Leone, Cubans due to arrive as official resigns (Adds patient identity, WHO data and Cuban doctors to Sierra Leone, paragraphs ...

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No Umbrellas for China's Las Vegas - Foreign Policy

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 17:09

Foreign Policy

No Umbrellas for China's Las Vegas
Foreign Policy
A few too many years under the Deutsche Demokratische Republik can wreak havoc on a moral compass. Alicia P.Q. Wittmeyer · Is Polygyny a Slave to History? How the slave trade patterns of centuries ago are still shaping African marriages today.
Hong Kong protests: What is the impact on tourism?BBC News
Hong Kong's protests don't impress mainland Chinese visitorsQuartz
Hong Kong protesters try to win over touristsCharlotte Observer

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No Umbrellas for China's Las Vegas - Foreign Policy

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 17:09

Foreign Policy

No Umbrellas for China's Las Vegas
Foreign Policy
A pro-Hong Kong student rally attracts hundreds, but Macau won't risk angering Beijing. BY Alexa Olesen. Alexa Olesen is a reporter for FP's Tea Leaf Nation. OCTOBER 1, 2014. Share +. Twitter Facebook Google + Reddit. China · TLN · East Asia.
Hong Kong's protests don't impress mainland Chinese visitorsQuartz
Hong Kong protesters try to win over touristsGreenwich Time

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Taleban suicide bombers kill 7 in Kabul, wound 21 - Arab News

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 16:27

Arab News

Taleban suicide bombers kill 7 in Kabul, wound 21
Arab News
FEET OF CLAY: A suicide bomber's foot is seen at the site of a blast in Kabul on Wednesday. (AFP). Associated Press. Published — Thursday 2 October 2014. Last update 1 October 2014 11:28 pm. | نسخة PDF · Send to Friend · Print News | A A ...
Afghan president should get on with governancegulfnews.com
Taliban Suicide Bombers Kill Eight, Injure 21 People in KabulWall Street Journal
Taliban answer US-Afghan security pact with suicide bombing in KabulChristian Science Monitor
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