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  • newLRA commander appears at Hague court
    Ugandan rebel Dominic Ongwen becomes the first Lord's Resistance Army commander to appear at the International Criminal Court on war crimes charges.
    - 58 mins ago, 26 Jan 15, 3:27pm -
  • newIndian cartoonist RK Laxman dies
    Famous Indian cartoonist RK Laxman has died in hospital aged 94, Indian media reports say.
    - 60 mins ago, 26 Jan 15, 3:25pm -
  • newAfrica urged to act over Boko Haram
    African states should act quickly and collectively to curb the growing threat posed by Nigeria's militant Islamists, the African Union chief says.
    - 1 hour ago, 26 Jan 15, 2:55pm -
  • newAssad rejects talks with 'puppets'
    Syria's President Bashar al-Assad dismisses the country's Western-backed opposition as "puppets", as a new round of peace talks begins in Moscow.
    - 3 hours ago, 26 Jan 15, 1:25pm -
  • newEgypt doctor 'convicted in FGM case'
    An Egyptian doctor is convicted in a landmark appeal of carrying out female genital mutilation surgery, a campaign group and lawyer say.
    - 3 hours ago, 26 Jan 15, 1:02pm -
  • newEgypt doctor 'convicted in FGM case'
    An Egyptian doctor is convicted in a landmark appeal of carrying out female genital mutilation surgery, a campaign group and lawyer say.
    - 3 hours ago, 26 Jan 15, 1:02pm -
  • newCAR minister seized 'for rebel chief'
    The militia group which abducted Central African Republic's sports minister demands the release of its detained commander, an official says.
    - 3 hours ago, 26 Jan 15, 12:56pm -

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US athletes take part in Cuban triathlon
US athletes take part in Cuban triathlonAfter more than 50 years of tensions, Cuba and the US have re-established diplomatic relations. That's welcome news for some American athletes. Gabriel Elizondo reports from Havana.From:Al Jazeera Eng…
- 60 mins ago, 26 Jan 15, 3:25pm -
UN Security Council calls for early Haiti polls
UN Security Council calls for early Haiti pollsThe United Nations Security Council has called for fair elections in Haiti as soon as possible.Over the last three days, representatives of the Security Council have been touring the country and me…
- 2 hours ago, 26 Jan 15, 2:46pm -
The Listening Post - Feature - '#Je suis Charlie' - are you?
The Listening Post - Feature - '#Je suis Charlie' - are you?The Charlie Hebdo story seen through the eyes of cartoonists from around the world.- Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEng…
- 4 hours ago, 26 Jan 15, 12:14pm -
The Listening Post - Lead story: Covering Baga: A forgotten massacre?
The Listening Post - Lead story: Covering Baga: A forgotten massacre?As Boko Haram strikes again in Nigeria, we examine why this story is not getting the coverage it deserves.- Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe - Follow us on…
- 6 hours ago, 26 Jan 15, 10:26am -
Anti-austerity Syriza sweeps Greece parliamentary poll
Anti-austerity Syriza sweeps Greece parliamentary pollSyriza, a radical left party, has swept to power in Greece promising to end years of painful austerity policies, in an election victory that puts the country on a collision course with the EU…
- 7 hours ago, 26 Jan 15, 8:59am -
Boko Haram launches offensive on Nigeria's Maiduguri
Boko Haram launches offensive on Nigeria's MaiduguriBoko Haram has launched a major offensive in Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri and the town of Monguno, engaging in fierce battles with the military.The fighting erupted as John Kerry,…
- 10 hours ago, 26 Jan 15, 6:18am -

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    Hide & Seek: Sweden suspects 4 subs were in its waters in October
    Hide & Seek: Sweden suspects 4 subs were in its waters in OctoberLast October, this photo was used by Sweden to claim a foreign submarine was lurking in the country's waters. Now, Stockholm says there may have been up to 4 different subs. But not…
    - 1 hour ago, 26 Jan 15, 2:57pm -
    Dive Footage: AirAsia QZ8501 fuselage search & recovery
    Dive Footage: AirAsia QZ8501 fuselage search & recoveryIndonesian rescue teams were still struggling to lift the fuselage from the crashed AirAsia plane in the Java Sea.A rope linking the lifting balloons broke, leaving the wreckage to sink back…
    - 2 hours ago, 26 Jan 15, 1:57pm -
    Kiev declares country wide ‘high alert’, ‘State of emergency’ in E. Ukraine
    Kiev declares country wide ‘high alert’, ‘State of emergency’ in E. UkraineKiev has declared high alert across the whole of Ukraine, and a state of emergency in the defiant eastern regions. RT's Roman Kosarev in Donetsk has more. Read Mor…
    - 3 hours ago, 26 Jan 15, 1:20pm -
    CrossTalk: Wealth Abyss
    CrossTalk: Wealth AbyssOne percent already has half the world’s wealth under its thumb and at this rate is set to accumulate even more. As much of the world slowly recovers from severe recession, the rich are prospering and greatly so. Is the g…
    - 4 hours ago, 26 Jan 15, 12:20pm -
    ‘5yrs of humiliation over’ Anti-austerity Syriza to form govt in Greece
    ‘5yrs of humiliation over’ Anti-austerity Syriza to form govt in GreeceGreece leaves behind five years of humiliation and suffering, fear and authoritarianism, said the leader of the winning Syriza party, Alexis Tsipras. He’s moving on Mond…
    - 8 hours ago, 26 Jan 15, 8:50am -
    Ejector-seat test footage - Russian firm touts light plane breakthrough
    Ejector-seat test footage - Russian firm touts light plane breakthroughCOURTESY: NPP ZVEZDA.A Russian firm that produces space suits, aircraft pilot pressure suits and other life support systems is looking at introducing a lightweight ejector s…
    - 9 hours ago, 26 Jan 15, 7:29am -

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    • newDavid Cameron on moment Downing Street put through hoax caller to his ... - Daily Mail
      Daily MailDavid Cameron on moment Downing Street put through hoax caller to his ...Daily MailDavid Cameron has today revealed the moment a drunk hoax caller high on cocaine and cannabis was put through to his mobile as he carried his daughter on a fa…
      - 51 mins ago, 26 Jan 15, 3:34pm -
    • newProsecutor seeks 26 years for Costa Concordia captain - Chron.com
      Chron.comProsecutor seeks 26 years for Costa Concordia captainChron.comROME (AP) — Prosecutors asked a court to convict the captain of the Costa Concordia and sentence him to 26 years in prison Monday for the 2012 shipwreck off Tuscany that killed…
      - 1 hour ago, 26 Jan 15, 3:23pm -
    • newHow was Malaysia Airlines 'hacked'? - BBC News
      BBC NewsHow was Malaysia Airlines 'hacked'?BBC NewsHackers claiming to be from the Lizard Squad - Official Cyber Caliphate group have attacked the official website of Malaysia Airlines. The attackers were able to redirect people wishing to visit the…
      - 1 hour ago, 26 Jan 15, 3:23pm -
    • newIndia Gets Obama's Backing for $160 Billion Solar Push - Businessweek
      BusinessweekIndia Gets Obama's Backing for $160 Billion Solar PushBusinessweekIndia's audacious plan to create a solar industry on the scale of China's almost from scratch gained credibility with President Barack Obama's pledge to lend U.S. financial…
      - 1 hour ago, 26 Jan 15, 3:20pm -
    • newMonitor: Kurds Nearly Retake Kobani - Voice of America
      Voice of AmericaMonitor: Kurds Nearly Retake KobaniVoice of AmericaKurdish fighters said they are close to regaining complete control of the long-besieged town of Kobani after months of fighting Islamic State militants, a Britain-based monitoring gro…
      - 1 hour ago, 26 Jan 15, 3:17pm -
    • newMubarak's sons released from prison - CNN International
      CNN InternationalMubarak's sons released from prisonCNN International(CNN) The sons of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak were released from prison Monday after serving 18 months, according to the state-run MENA news agency. Gamal and Alaa Mubar…
      - 1 hour ago, 26 Jan 15, 2:58pm -
    • newRebels advance in Ukraine, Moscow faces sanctions threats - Reuters
      ReutersRebels advance in Ukraine, Moscow faces sanctions threatsReutersKIEV/ST PETERSBURG (Reuters) - Russian-backed rebels pushed forward on Monday with a new offensive that has brought all-out war back to eastern Ukraine after a five-month ceasefir…
      - 1 hour ago, 26 Jan 15, 2:58pm -

    Yahoo! News

    • newFirst US drone strike in Yemen since leader resigned kills 3
      SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A U.S. drone strike in Yemen, the first so far this year, killed three al-Qaida fighters on Monday, signaling Washington's determination to keep targeting the global terror network's most lethal branch despite the resignation of…
      - 1 hour ago, 26 Jan 15, 3:24pm -
    • newDwindling group of survivors to mark Auschwitz 70 years on
      OSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — A decade ago, 1,500 Holocaust survivors traveled to Auschwitz to mark the 60th anniversary of the death camp's liberation. On Tuesday, for the 70th anniversary, organizers are expecting 300, the youngest in their 70s.
      - 1 hour ago, 26 Jan 15, 3:24pm -
    • newObama ends day of Indian pageantry with $4 billion pledge
      By Sanjeev Miglani and Roberta Rampton NEW DELHI (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama ended a landmark day in India on Monday with a pledge of $4 billion in investments and loans, seeking to release what he called the "untapped potential" of a bus…
      - 1 hour ago, 26 Jan 15, 3:23pm -
    • newSurvivors visit Auschwitz a day ahead of 70th anniversary
      OSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — The voices of Auschwitz survivors praying for their murdered loved ones reverberated Monday amid the barracks and barbed wire of the former Nazi death camp, with one survivor crying out in a pained voice: "I don't want to co…
      - 1 hour ago, 26 Jan 15, 3:20pm -
    • newIS spokesman calls on Muslims in West to commit more attacks
      BEIRUT (AP) — The spokesman for the Islamic State group is calling on Muslims living in Western countries to carry out more attacks, saying any loyalist who has the opportunity to "shed a drop of blood" should do so.
      - 1 hour ago, 26 Jan 15, 3:19pm -
    • newProsecutor seeks 26 years for Costa Concordia captain
      ROME (AP) — Prosecutors asked a court to convict the captain of the Costa Concordia and sentence him to 26 years in prison Monday for the 2012 shipwreck off Tuscany that killed 32 people, saying the term is hardly excessive given the death toll.
      - 1 hour ago, 26 Jan 15, 3:18pm -
    • newMubarak sons out of jail pending retrial: minister
      Ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak's two sons have been released from prison pending a retrial, the interior minister said Monday, four years after their arrest following an uprising that toppled their father. Alaa and Gamal Mubarak -- symbols o…
      - 1 hour ago, 26 Jan 15, 3:15pm -

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