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  • newBangladeshi-American blogger hacked to death
    A prominent Bangladeshi-American blogger who spoke out for freedom has died after being attacked on a Dhaka street, a local police official said Friday.
    - 23 hours ago, 27 Feb 15, 6:05pm -
  • newLeonard Nimoy, 'Star Trek's' Spock, dies
    Leonard Nimoy, whose portrayal of "Star Trek's" logic-driven, half-human science officer Spock made him an iconic figure to generations, died Friday. He was 83.
    - 23 hours ago, 27 Feb 15, 5:59pm -
  • Gary Glitter handed 16-year prison sentence for child sex abuse
    British former pop star Gary Glitter on Friday was sentenced to 16 years in prison for child sex abuse offenses he committed more than three decades ago.
    - 1 day ago, 27 Feb 15, 4:18pm -
  • Ukraine tensions rise over gas supply
    A dispute over natural gas supply flared Friday between Russia and Ukraine, even as a ceasefire between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine appeared to be taking hold.
    - 1 day ago, 27 Feb 15, 4:16pm -
  • Leader of drug cartel detained
    Mexican authorities have detained Servando Gomez, leader of the Knights Templar drug cartel, federal police told CNN En Español on Friday.
    - 1 day ago, 27 Feb 15, 4:02pm -
  • Drills, hammers used to destroy cultural treasures
    A video released by ISIS shows militants destroying troves of cultural artifacts at museum in Mosul, Iraq. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
    - 1 day ago, 27 Feb 15, 3:07pm -
  • Mosul, Iraq, museum targeted
    They take sledgehammers to statues with an uncommon gusto -- destroying in seconds what may have survived centuries.
    - 1 day ago, 27 Feb 15, 3:05pm -

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The National Museum reopens in Baghdad
The National Museum reopens in BaghdadIraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi promised to safeguard the country's heritage, especially after ISIL destroyed ancient statues in Mosul.Al Jazeera's Jane Arraf reports from Baghdad.From:Al Jazeera En…
- 39 mins ago, 28 Feb 15, 4:42pm -
Myanmar grapples with refugee problem as rebel fighting rages
Myanmar grapples with refugee problem as rebel fighting ragesFighting between the army and ethnic fighters has intensified in recent weeks in northern Myanmar forcing tens of thousands of people to flee from the Kokang region.Many of the refuge…
- 1 hour ago, 28 Feb 15, 4:09pm -
Supporters pay tribute to slain Russian opposition leader
Supporters pay tribute to slain Russian opposition leaderBoris Nemtsov, a charismatic Russian opposition leader and sharp critic of President Vladimir Putin, was gunned down near the Kremlin, just a day before a planned protest against the govern…
- 2 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 3:05pm -
Modinomics and the future of India
Modinomics and the future of IndiaWill India's Prime Minister be able to live up to his promises of a better India and implement economic reforms?Also on this episode of Counting the Cost: Lego: The epitome of simplicity; Philippines: A new cha…
- 3 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 2:01pm -
The Listening Post - The death that divided Argentina's media
The Listening Post - The death that divided Argentina's mediaA suspicious death and the confusing and contradictory coverage in Argentina’s media. Plus, the growing politics behind the most watched TV show on earth.From:Al Jazeera EnglishVie…
- 6 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 11:48am -
Amitabh Bachchan: 'We have a very strong cultural identity'
Amitabh Bachchan: 'We have a very strong cultural identity'One of India's biggest movie stars discusses his latest projects, his relationship with his fans, and politics in India.From:Al Jazeera EnglishViews:373 27ratingsTime:25:01Mo…
- 7 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 10:12am -

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    Keiser Report: Inflation = War (E725)
    Keiser Report: Inflation = War (E725)In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert discuss bankrupting nations through inflation and/or war. They look at the new bond coin in Zimbabwe where the US dollar is preferred and then…
    - 22 mins ago, 28 Feb 15, 4:59pm -
    'Nemtsov murder is act of political terror, provocation'
    'Nemtsov murder is act of political terror, provocation'Political commentator Anna van Densky thinks Nemtsov's murder was designed to provoke political tensions, and that it's better for all sides to avoid falling for that trap.FOLLOW LIVE UPDA…
    - 1 hour ago, 28 Feb 15, 4:06pm -
    Putin: Nemtsov killers will be found and punished
    Putin: Nemtsov killers will be found and punishedRussian President Vladimir Putin has promised that everything will be done to punish those responsible for the organization and execution of the murder of opposition politician, Boris Nemtsov.RT…
    - 2 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 3:01pm -
    US-Israeli oil drilling begins in Golan Heights, locals protest
    US-Israeli oil drilling begins in Golan Heights, locals protestLiving in a border area disputed by two nations may be hard enough, but the Druze community in the Golan Heights are now facing another difficulty - that of oil exploration on their d…
    - 3 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 1:58pm -
    Flowers, tears at Nemtsov murder scene opposite Moscow Kremlin
    Flowers, tears at Nemtsov murder scene opposite Moscow KremlinPeople in Moscow are bringing flowers to pay tribute to Boris Nemtsov near the Kremlin, where the Russian opposition leader was shot dead. Follow LIVE UPDATES: http://on.rt.com/3l2mqo…
    - 4 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 1:06pm -
    'Russian? Get out of here!' Deportation, death & dangers of reporting from Ukraine
    'Russian? Get out of here!' Deportation, death & dangers of reporting from UkraineThe OSCE is monitoring how the media is being allowed to do its job in Ukraine. On Thursday, it said Kiev's decision to strip Russian outlets of accreditaion was ex…
    - 5 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 12:38pm -

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    • newChina's central bank cuts rates again to boost economy
      BEIJING (AP) — China's central bank cut interest rates for the second time in three months Saturday, adding to signs the country's leaders are worried the economic slowdown is deepening too sharply.
      - 14 mins ago, 28 Feb 15, 5:07pm -
    • newCoetsee leads Joburg Open as South Africans, English dominate
      Wallie Coetsee doubled his Joburg Open lead to two strokes Saturday as a final-round showdown loomed between South African and English golfers. Of the top 14 names on the leaderboard after the third round at overcast Royal Johannesburg and Kensington…
      - 16 mins ago, 28 Feb 15, 5:05pm -
    • newTop Asian News at 5:00 p.m. GMT
      KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The death toll from a massive avalanche in an Afghan valley rose yet again Saturday as rescue crews cleared roads to try to gain access to rural villages buried under deep snow for days. Mohammad Aslam Syas, deputy chief o…
      - 18 mins ago, 28 Feb 15, 5:03pm -
    • newSierra Leone registers rise in new Ebola cases
      FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — President Ernest Bai Koroma says the government has reinstated restrictions in Sierra Leone in response to the rise in confirmed cases of Ebola.
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    • newMan United beats Sunderland 2-0, wrong player sent off
      MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Wayne Rooney ended his Premier League goal drought with a brace as Manchester United beat 10-man Sunderland 2-0 at Old Trafford.
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    • newPalestinian killed in blast near ruined Gaza airport
      A young Palestinian was killed and his brother seriously wounded in an explosion on Saturday near the Gaza Strip's abandoned airport, the health ministry said. "Naji Khaled Abu Sabla, 21, was killed and his brother Akram, 18, seriously wounded in the…
      - 24 mins ago, 28 Feb 15, 4:57pm -
    • newMugabe celebrates 91st birthday with million-dollar bash
      Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Saturday celebrated his 91st birthday with a lavish million dollar bash that was slammed by the opposition as "obscene" in a country wracked by poverty. Thousands of supporters of the ruling ZANU-PF, many wearing…
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