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Pakistan News Tribune
Malala became millionaires18, the youngest person to win the Nobel peace prize, shot to international fam
Malala became millionaires
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted an hour ago
18, the youngest person to win the Nobel peace prize, shot to international fame after emerging defiant from the assassination attempt on a school bus in Pakistan’s Swat valley in October 2012 to continue her fight for girls’... Read more
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International Business Times
Malala Yousafzai and family join millionaire club family in Birmingham ever since she came to the UK to receive medical treatment
Malala Yousafzai and family join millionaire club
International Business Times / Posted an hour ago
family in Birmingham ever since she came to the UK to receive medical treatment. She was fatally attacked by Taliban in an assassination attempt when she was in her school bus in Pakistan's Swat Valley in October 2012. Yousafzai was constantly in... Read more
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Reuters
Duterte, 'the punisher', sworn in as Philippines' presidentthe upshot of a furor Duterte unleashed recently when he suggested that corrupt
Duterte, 'the punisher', sworn in as Philippines' president
Reuters / Posted an hour ago
the upshot of a furor Duterte unleashed recently when he suggested that corrupt journalists were legitimate targets for assassination. His incendiary rhetoric and advocacy of extrajudicial killings to stamp out crime and drugs have alarmed many... Read more
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dna
Philippines' Donald Trump, Rodrigo Duterte, 'the punisher', sworn in as presidentthe upshot of a furore Duterte unleashed recently when he suggested that corrup
Philippines' Donald Trump, Rodrigo Duterte, 'the punisher', sworn in as president
dna / Posted an hour ago
the upshot of a furore Duterte unleashed recently when he suggested that corrupt journalists were legitimate targets for assassination. His incendiary rhetoric and advocacy of extrajudicial killings to stamp out crime and drugs have alarmed many... Read more
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Raw Story
Explainer: What is the dark web?mainly sell illegal products like drugs and firearms, paid for in the cryptocur
Explainer: What is the dark web?
Raw Story / Posted 2 hours ago
mainly sell illegal products like drugs and firearms, paid for in the cryptocurrency Bitcoin. There is even a crowdfunded “Assassination Market”, where users can pay towards having someone assassinated. Because of the the dark web’s almost total... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
This Week's News in Briefand activists were detained by the security forces, following unrest at univers
This Week's News in Brief
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
and activists were detained by the security forces, following unrest at universities and protests that erupted over the assassination of two students in Omdurman and North Kordofan. Student Mohamed Sadiq was shot dead when the student supporters... Read more
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Variety
‘Smoke & Mirrors,’ ‘Jota,’ ‘100 Meters’ Lead Madrid de Cine DealingLatin American rights to Antonio Chavarrias’ historical thriller “The Chosen,”
‘Smoke & Mirrors,’ ‘Jota,’ ‘100 Meters’ Lead Madrid de Cine Dealing
Variety / Posted 3 hours ago
Latin American rights to Antonio Chavarrias’ historical thriller “The Chosen,” turning on Spanish Stalinist extraordinary assassination of Leon Trotsky. Filmax’s Ivan Diaz said Germany and France are now under discussion. *Moscow-based Russian... Read more
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Swissinfo
Duterte, 'the punisher', sworn in as Philippines' presidentthe upshot of a furore Duterte unleashed recently when he suggested that corrup
Duterte, 'the punisher', sworn in as Philippines' president
Swissinfo / Posted 3 hours ago
the upshot of a furore Duterte unleashed recently when he suggested that corrupt journalists were legitimate targets for assassination. Duterte's incendiary rhetoric and advocacy of extrajudicial killings to stamp out crime and drugs have... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Quotes of acid-tongued Philippine president Dutertehis post-election quotes: Some journalists deserve to die "Just because you a
Quotes of acid-tongued Philippine president Duterte
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 hours ago
his post-election quotes: Some journalists deserve to die "Just because you are a journalist, you are not exempted from assassination if you are a son of a bitch." (Explaining that many of the journalists killed in the Philippines -- one of the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Duterte, 'the punisher', sworn in as Philippines' presidentthe upshot of a furore Duterte unleashed recently when he suggested that corrup
Duterte, 'the punisher', sworn in as Philippines' president
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 hours ago
the upshot of a furore Duterte unleashed recently when he suggested that corrupt journalists were legitimate targets for assassination. Duterte's incendiary rhetoric and advocacy of extrajudicial killings to stamp out crime and drugs have... Read more
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KECI Missoula
June 30opens the Tower Bridge across the River Thames in London. 1882: Charles J. Gui
June 30
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 hours ago
opens the Tower Bridge across the River Thames in London. 1882: Charles J. Guiteau is hanged in Washington, D.C., for the assassination of U.S. President James Garfield. Guiteau had shot Garfield on July 2, 1881, at a Washington, D.C., train... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Duterte sworn in as Philippines president, rails against crimethe upshot of a furore Mr Duterte unleashed recently when he suggested that cor
Duterte sworn in as Philippines president, rails against crime
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
the upshot of a furore Mr Duterte unleashed recently when he suggested that corrupt journalists were legitimate targets for assassination. At 71 years of age, Mr Duterte has become the oldest president in history of the South East Asian nation of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
New Philippines president says many slain journalists deserved itto warrant being killed, the country's president-elect said. "Just because you
New Philippines president says many slain journalists deserved it
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
to warrant being killed, the country's president-elect said. "Just because you're a journalist you are not exempted from assassination if you're a son of a bitch," Rodrigo Duterte said Tuesday, Agence France-Presse reported. The brash,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Quotes of acid-tongued Philippine President Duterteof his post-election quotes:Some journalists deserve to die “Just because you
Quotes of acid-tongued Philippine President Duterte
The Manila Times / Posted 6 hours ago
of his post-election quotes:Some journalists deserve to die “Just because you are a journalist, you are not exempted from assassination if you are a son of a bitch.” (Explaining that many of the journalists killed in the Philippines — one of the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Oscar Pistorius - a Personal Vendettahe sleeps at night, his money, cars and babes – and very little about justice.
Oscar Pistorius - a Personal Vendetta
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 hours ago
he sleeps at night, his money, cars and babes – and very little about justice. In fact, the whole letter was a character-assassination by someone filled with feelings of revenge, someone with deep-seated envy. The victim, sadly so totally... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Only one thing can kill a bad ideahow to handle a firearm. They say he has wanted to kill Trump for a year. Let
Only one thing can kill a bad idea
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
how to handle a firearm. They say he has wanted to kill Trump for a year. Let us be thankful he was not successful. The assassination of Donald Trump would have been a new low for a political season that is already the most dispiriting in... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanaccitizenship. Five years ago: The U.N.-backed Special Tribunal for Lebanon issu
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 7 hours ago
citizenship. Five years ago: The U.N.-backed Special Tribunal for Lebanon issued an indictment naming four suspects in the assassination of Lebanon's former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri including a high-ranking Hezbollah militant linked to the 1983... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
What in Our House?form in a company of players. "I imagine that he really believes the dismissive
What in Our House?
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
form in a company of players. "I imagine that he really believes the dismissive narrative that this is just a character assassination by the jilted women in his life. I believe he shouldn't be allowed to hide behind the cover of this fiction... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Ramaphosa to shepherd Lesotho exiles homein Gaborone, Botswana, which ended on Tuesday. Lesotho's opposition leaders wh
Ramaphosa to shepherd Lesotho exiles home
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 hours ago
in Gaborone, Botswana, which ended on Tuesday. Lesotho's opposition leaders who fled to South Africa in May, fearing assassination, met Ramaphosa earlier this month in Pretoria to discuss their plight. Ramaphosa was named SADC facilitator... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyDutch citizenship. In 2011, the U.N.-backed Special Tribunal for Lebanon issue
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 7 hours ago
Dutch citizenship. In 2011, the U.N.-backed Special Tribunal for Lebanon issued an indictment naming four suspects in the assassination of Lebanon’s former prime minister, Rafik Hariri, including a high-ranking Hezbollah militant linked to the... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historycitizenship. Five years ago: The U.N.-backed Special Tribunal for Lebanon issu
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 7 hours ago
citizenship. Five years ago: The U.N.-backed Special Tribunal for Lebanon issued an indictment naming four suspects in the assassination of Lebanon's former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri (rah-FEEK' hah-REER'-ee), including a high-ranking Hezbollah... Read more
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International Business Times
Trump's would-be assassin Michael Sandford faces up to 30 year sentence 18 we can't do anything.'" Davey contends his son must have been coerced or "r
Trump's would-be assassin Michael Sandford faces up to 30 year sentence
International Business Times / Posted 8 hours ago
18 we can't do anything.'" Davey contends his son must have been coerced or "radicalised" into carrying out the attempted assassination. "He has never mentioned Donald Trump. The reason it is such a shock is because he shows no interest in... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Even God's a Queeenslaaander!Goondiwindi “alderman” and a wonderful community servant, Kevin Suhr, who passe
Even God's a Queeenslaaander!
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 10 hours ago
Goondiwindi “alderman” and a wonderful community servant, Kevin Suhr, who passed away recently. He also commented on the assassination of British politician Jo Cox “(It’s) a “sheer disgrace, a tragedy that someone going about their duties of... Read more
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Rappler
QC neighbors welcome Aquino backribbons had been the symbol of protest against the Marcos dictatorship, particu
QC neighbors welcome Aquino back
Rappler / Posted 12 hours ago
ribbons had been the symbol of protest against the Marcos dictatorship, particularly in the aftermath of the assassination of Aquino's father, the late Senator Ninoy Aquino, in 1983. Yellow is also the color of Aquino's campaign and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
No fanfare as Philippines' Duterte prepares to take officethe upshot of a furore Duterte unleashed recently when he suggested that corrup
No fanfare as Philippines' Duterte prepares to take office
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 hours ago
the upshot of a furore Duterte unleashed recently when he suggested that corrupt journalists were legitimate targets for assassination. "It's going to be totally different. It's not going to be champagne bottles popping and cheese," incoming... Read more
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The Star
No fanfare as Philippines' Duterte prepares to take officethe upshot of a furore Duterte unleashed recently when he suggested that corrup
No fanfare as Philippines' Duterte prepares to take office
The Star / Posted 13 hours ago
the upshot of a furore Duterte unleashed recently when he suggested that corrupt journalists were legitimate targets for assassination. "It's going to be totally different. It's not going to be champagne bottles popping and cheese," incoming... Read more
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asianage
Supreme Court: Life term doesn’t mean just 20 yearsit said. This verdict is likely to have a bearing on seven convicts sentenced
Supreme Court: Life term doesn’t mean just 20 years
asianage / Posted 13 hours ago
it said. This verdict is likely to have a bearing on seven convicts sentenced to life imprisonment in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case seeking release on the grounds that they have been in jail for over 25 years. The SC had already held that... Read more
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asianage
Supreme Court Life term doesn't mean just 20 yearsit said. This verdict is likely to have a bearing on seven convicts sentenced
Supreme Court Life term doesn't mean just 20 years
asianage / Posted 13 hours ago
it said. This verdict is likely to have a bearing on seven convicts sentenced to life imprisonment in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case seeking release on the grounds that they have been in jail for over 25 years. The SC had already held that... Read more
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Reuters
No fanfare as Philippines' Duterte prepares to take officethe upshot of a furor Duterte unleashed recently when he suggested that corrupt
No fanfare as Philippines' Duterte prepares to take office
Reuters / Posted 13 hours ago
the upshot of a furor Duterte unleashed recently when he suggested that corrupt journalists were legitimate targets for assassination. "It's going to be totally different. It's not going to be champagne bottles popping and cheese," incoming... Read more
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The News & Observer
Republicans’ Benghazi report seeks repetition, not truthfiasco have gone on longer than did the inquiries into the Sept. 11, 2001, assa
Republicans’ Benghazi report seeks repetition, not truth
The News & Observer / Posted 13 hours ago
fiasco have gone on longer than did the inquiries into the Sept. 11, 2001, assault, the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the assassination of John F. Kennedy. But they’re meant to go on. That’s the whole point of them. The House Republicans’ “final”... Read more
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Daily Mail
The science of REVENGE: Researchers say 'dark desire' isn't sweetPictured above, crowds celebrated outside the White House following the killing
The science of REVENGE: Researchers say 'dark desire' isn't sweet
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
Pictured above, crowds celebrated outside the White House following the killing of bin Laden ‘In the case of the bin Laden assassination, this person is associated with an obviously horrific act – the 9/11 attacks, which provides reason why revenge... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Amabhungane: Torture and the culture of fear in a ‘free’ South Africarelic constructed to provide cheap accommodation for even cheaper migrant labou
Amabhungane: Torture and the culture of fear in a ‘free’ South Africa
Daily Maverick / Posted 14 hours ago
relic constructed to provide cheap accommodation for even cheaper migrant labour – has been ground-zero for political assassinations. As the African National Congress (ANC) implodes, an increasingly lethal struggle for control of power and... Read more
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FOX News
Istanbul terror: Turkey’s president pays the price for trying to befriend fanaticsSome can be credited to extreme Kurdish nationalists, but most (and the worst)
Istanbul terror: Turkey’s president pays the price for trying to befriend fanatics
FOX News / Posted 15 hours ago
Some can be credited to extreme Kurdish nationalists, but most (and the worst) are staged by ISIS and its affiliates. The assassination of Syrian activists within Turkey morphed into direct attacks on Turks. Turkey became the target of jihad.... Read more
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iol.co.za
Malala joins millionaires' club18, the youngest person to win the Nobel peace prize, shot to international fam
Malala joins millionaires' club
iol.co.za / Posted 18 hours ago
18, the youngest person to win the Nobel peace prize, shot to international fame after emerging defiant from the assassination attempt on a school bus in Pakistan's Swat valley in October 2012 to continue her fig... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Lee Harvey Oswald was INNOCENT but his gun WAS used to kill JFK'a new book concludes. In a forensic analysis of the killing, author Flip de Me
'Lee Harvey Oswald was INNOCENT but his gun WAS used to kill JFK'
Daily Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
a new book concludes. In a forensic analysis of the killing, author Flip de Mey puts forward a new theory for the assassination which he says has not previously been considered. De Mey says that Oswald was not on the sixth floor of the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Recordings: Houthi leaders planned general's killingThe assassination of a prominent Yemeni brigadier-general by Houthi fighters wa
Recordings: Houthi leaders planned general's killing
Aljazeera / Posted 20 hours ago
The assassination of a prominent Yemeni brigadier-general by Houthi fighters was ordered by high-ranking rebel commanders, according to audio recordings recently obtained by Al Jazeera. Brigadier-General Hameed al-Qushaibi, who was head of the... Read more
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The Manila Times
The 16th President of the Philippinesof a syndicate that preys on the innocent people of the city, for as long as I
The 16th President of the Philippines
The Manila Times / Posted 20 hours ago
of a syndicate that preys on the innocent people of the city, for as long as I am the mayor, you are a ligitimate target of assassination.” In 2015, Duterte confirmed his links to extrajudicial killings in Davao, and warned that, if elected... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Price of fame: Pakistani schoolgirl Malala joins millionaires' club18, the youngest person to win the Nobel peace prize, shot to international fam
Price of fame: Pakistani schoolgirl Malala joins millionaires' club
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 hours ago
18, the youngest person to win the Nobel peace prize, shot to international fame after emerging defiant from the assassination attempt on a school bus in Pakistan's Swat valley in October 2012 to continue her fight for girls'... Read more
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Variety
CNN’s Jake Tapper Throws Spotlight on TV-Anchor ‘Truth Telling’including two from Trump: Muslims celebrating in New Jersey in the wake of 9/11
CNN’s Jake Tapper Throws Spotlight on TV-Anchor ‘Truth Telling’
Variety / Posted 20 hours ago
including two from Trump: Muslims celebrating in New Jersey in the wake of 9/11 or a link between Ted Cruz’ father and the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Even so, he doesn’t try to turn his interviews into crusades. “One of the things... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Malaysian police probe grenade attack, checking credibility of IS claimtowards the couple. In a similar attack in 2014, a club in central Kuala Lumpu
Malaysian police probe grenade attack, checking credibility of IS claim
Eye Witness News / Posted 20 hours ago
towards the couple. In a similar attack in 2014, a club in central Kuala Lumpur was hit by a grenade during a botched assassination attempt on a gangland kingpin, killing one and injuring 12 others. Malaysia’s security agencies are on guard... Read more
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Christian Today
Syriac Patriarch gives thanks to God after assassination attemptthe Syriac Orthodox Church has condemned the spread of "hatred" and thanked God
Syriac Patriarch gives thanks to God after assassination attempt
Christian Today / Posted 21 hours ago
the Syriac Orthodox Church has condemned the spread of "hatred" and thanked God for his protection after being targeted for assassination in Syria last week. Pope Francis (R) talks with Ignatius Aphrem II, Syriac Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch,... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Aaron David Miller: There’s no place for the almighty U.S. in the Mideast peace processthe crises of the next seven years of the Oslo process — Palestinian terrorist
Aaron David Miller: There’s no place for the almighty U.S. in the Mideast peace process
Dallas Morning News / Posted 21 hours ago
the crises of the next seven years of the Oslo process — Palestinian terrorist attacks, Israeli settlement activity, the assassination of Rabin by an Israeli extremist opposed to Oslo — I kept the faith that the almighty peace process ultimately... Read more
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Officer.com
Chicago Police Union Head: Officers' Hands are TiedAngelo said now-retired officers had never encountered even during the 1968 Dem
Chicago Police Union Head: Officers' Hands are Tied
Officer.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Angelo said now-retired officers had never encountered even during the 1968 Democratic convention or the riots after the assassination of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. "In some areas of our city, nearly every contact with the public is met... Read more
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Rappler
Negros Occidental councilor shot deadshells of .45 caliber were recovered from the scene, Señoron said. He added th
Negros Occidental councilor shot dead
Rappler / Posted 22 hours ago
shells of .45 caliber were recovered from the scene, Señoron said. He added that they have yet to confirm reports that the assassination was perpetrated by the New People’s Army, who claimed that the victim was allegedly involved in illegal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Should Embrace True Democracythrough undemocratic practices, such as election misconduct, manipulation of ju
Africa Should Embrace True Democracy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
through undemocratic practices, such as election misconduct, manipulation of judiciary, lack of provision of human rights, assassination and victimisation of political opponents, through which the provision of social justice is undermined. African... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, June 29, 2016putting inmates into a coma-like sleep.) A car bomb killed Egypt's chief prosec
This day in history, June 29, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
putting inmates into a coma-like sleep.) A car bomb killed Egypt's chief prosecutor, Hisham Barakat, in the country's first assassination of a senior official in 25 years. Stanley Cup winners Nicklas Lidstrom, Chris Pronger and Sergei Fedorov and... Read more
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Boston Globe
House Republicans’ report faults Obama on Benghazi responseon longer than far more important congressional inquiries like the ones into th
House Republicans’ report faults Obama on Benghazi response
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
on longer than far more important congressional inquiries like the ones into the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, the attack on Pearl Harbor, and the response to Hurricane Katrina. In a Benghazi... Read more
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Swissinfo
Malaysian police probe grenade attack, checking credibility of IS claimtowards the couple. In a similar attack in 2014, a club in central Kuala Lumpu
Malaysian police probe grenade attack, checking credibility of IS claim
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
towards the couple. In a similar attack in 2014, a club in central Kuala Lumpur was hit by a grenade during a botched assassination attempt on a gangland kingpin, killing one and injuring 12 others. Malaysia's security agencies are on guard... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rajan may have stayed had govt promptly reacted: RBI Governor's parentshad to be with him, leaving Raghu and his younger brother alone at our Delhi ho
Rajan may have stayed had govt promptly reacted: RBI Governor's parents
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
had to be with him, leaving Raghu and his younger brother alone at our Delhi home. As we heard the news of Indira Gandhi’s assassination and the attacks on Sikhs, I asked my younger sister to come and stay with them in Delhi. On her way, the train... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Obama's Ironic Visit to HiroshimaWhere is the justice in the recent authorization of U.S. weapon's sales to Viet
Obama's Ironic Visit to Hiroshima
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
Where is the justice in the recent authorization of U.S. weapon's sales to Vietnam? 20 Where lurks justice in a massive assassination campaign, replete with abundant "collateral damage," via drones? 21 Where can one read justice in the recently... Read more
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