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3 hrs ago | Voice of America

After Iraqi Army Crumbles, Maliki Turns to State TV for Help

A member of the Iraqi Special Operations Forces takes his position during patrol looking for militants of the Islamic State, formerly known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant , in a neighborhood in Ramadi, July 23, 2014.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Canada,

7 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

Where Xi leads, Abe follows? China, Japan compete in Latin America

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe meets with Trinidad and Tobago's Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar at the Diplomatic Centre in St Ann's for bilateral talks in the capital Port of Spain, July 27, 2014.

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Related Topix: Trinidad and Tobago, Central America, World News, Xi Jinping, Canada

11 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

Thai protest leader denies murder charge over 'Red Shirt' crackdown

Suthep Thaugsuban, the leader of months-long street protests which preceded Thailand's latest coup, appeared in court Monday to deny a murder charge over a crackdown on opposition "Red Shirt" supporters four years ago.

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Related Topix: Canada

12 hrs ago | The Guardian

Trying to fill Senate seat not priority now: Ghiz

Catherine Callbeck looks over scrapbooks that were compiled and given to her by Janet Warren.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Canberra Times

Queensland Labor endorses another criminal lawyer

Louisa Pink, a solicitor at prominent civil libertarian Terry O'Gorman's law firm, will run in the very safe Liberal National Party seat of Moggill, in Brisbane's west.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Canada

CFRB

Ontario Federation of Labour activating war room to help Olivia Chow m

Part of the big labour movement that campaigned hard to keep Tim Hudak out of the Premier's office this spring has set its sights on a new political target: Toronto City Hall.

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Related Topix: Canada

South China Morning Post

CAAC making name over flight delays

George Chen is the financial editor and columnist at the South China Morning Post.

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The Daily Star

Govt lied over PM's UK visit

The BNP yesterday accused the government of distorting the British prime minister's remarks on Bangladesh's January 5 election during a recent meeting with Sheikh Hasina in London and warned that such an attitude may hamper the country's ties with foreign nations and organisations.

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Related Topix: Bangladesh, Asia, World News, Canada

The Toronto Star

MPPs get a long break to let new reality sink in: Cohn

New Democrat house leader Gilles Bisson and party Leader Andrea Horwath are seen in the legislature prior to the June election.

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Related Topix: Canada

Daily Monitor

Rwenzururu king names acting premier

The Rwenzururu Kingdom cultural leader, Omusinga Charles Wesley Mumbere, has appointed an acting prime minister following the arrest and detention of the incumbent premier Noah Nzaghale over the July 5 attacks in the Rwenzori sub-region that left at least 90 people dead.

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Related Topix: Canada

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Harrow Times

'Senseless' plans to turn office block into flats

More than 160 firms in Premier House, in Station Road, Edgware, have been given between two weeks to six months notice to pack up and leave the building, which is owned by Reichmann Properties.

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Related Topix: Canada, Greater London County, England, United Kingdom, Hertfordshire County, England

The Age

The questions Daniel Andrews must answer

Opposition Leader Daniel Andrews has refused to say whether his chief of staff listened to a stolen recording of Ted Baillieu only weeks before the damning conversation was leaked in a bid to destabilise the Napthine government.

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Related Topix: Canada

EKathimerini

Government to push troika for concessions as pressure to meet pledges intensifies

Talks between the coalition leaders last week led to them finalizing the requests that Athens will make regarding the easing of adjustment measures when the troika returns to Greece but European officials have warned that if the government does not stick to its pledges it will be forced to agree to a third bailout.

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Related Topix: Canada, Social Security

Sydney Morning Herald

MP attack on Parker 'abhorrent': Baird

Premier Mike Baird has used a speech to the Liberal's state council on Saturday morning to express his revulsion at a sexist attack on former environment minister Robyn Parker and to outline a push to recruit women to the Liberal Party.

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NEWS.com.au

By-election tsunami flushes out political debris

THE parents of Fatima Dyczynski completed their pilgrimage of pain to the MH17 crash site last night, laying flowers atop plane debris.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Oceania, Canada

Hindustan Times

Sushma Swaraj discusses a range of issues in Nepal

Looking at further expanding bilateral ties, external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday held talks with her Nepalese counterpart Mahendra Bahadur Pandey in Kathmandu on a range of issues and resolved to push for more cooperation in areas such as trade, investment and security.

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Related Topix: Nepal, Travel, Asia Travel, World News, Asia, Nepal Travel, Canada

NEWS.com.au

Labor won't run Davis against Newman

CORRUPTION buster Tony Fitzgerald has again moved to condemn the Newman Government, this time questioning this week's apology to voters and the judiciary.

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Related Topix: Canada

Sydney Morning Herald

Combet's choice left way open for Rudd

Being inside the Labor government during the leadership rivalry between Rudd and Gillard was like being trapped inside a political and moral dilemma.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Newman under attack on two fronts

CORRUPTION buster Tony Fitzgerald has fashioned himself as the Newman Government's political opponent, launching a scathing attack on almost every facet of the LNP administration.

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The Toronto Star

Ken Dryden: We asked leading Canadians, now we want your thoughts

Sarah Polley , James Orbinski , Nick Saul , Margaret Atwood , Ritika Goel , P.K. Subban , Naheed Nenshi , Tiff Macklem , those who I spoke with, and those who the Toronto Star's editors and journalists talked to - Esi Edugyan , Tanzeel Merchant , Cadence Weapon , Les Jacobs and David Northrup , and others.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News,

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