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Pathologist 'still part of Oscar's defence team'

Lawyers for murder accused Oscar Pistorius claim pathologist Reggie Perumal has not withdrawn from the athlete's legal team despite reports.

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No Breakthrough in Talks

Israeli and Palestinian Authority negotiators meeting United States envoy Martin Indyk to try to find a way to extend peace talks have failed to reach agreement, according to a PA source quoted on Friday morning by Agence France Presse .

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

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Senators hear submissions about fenthion use

The Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee has heard submissions to a hearing into fenthion use in agriculture.

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Iraqi Kurdistan's new trench on Syrian border not popular with all Kurds

Agence France Presse reported Tuesday that the autonomous Kurdish region of Iraq is digging a trench along its border with Syria in order to prevent militants from the neighboring civil war from entering its territory.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

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Saudi's Bandar out from intelligence post allegedly at personal request

Agence France Presse reported Tuesday that Saudi Arabia has replaced its intelligence chief Prince Bandar bin Sultan "at his own request."

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Yemeni vice governor shot dead by suspected Al Qaeda gunmen

The gunmen, who had concealed their identities, opened fire at Hussein Dayan outside his home in Baida's provincial capital, the official told Agence France Presse .

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

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Algerians in France head to the polls

France's Algerians population headed to the polls this weekend to vote in their home country's presidential election which is set to take place nationally April 17, according to Agence France Presse.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Arutz Sheva Israel News

PA Negotiator: Sanctions Amount to Theft

Chief negotiator Saeb Erekat of the Palestinian Authority lashed out, Thursday, at an Israeli move to freeze the transfer of taxes collected on behalf of the PA, saying the move amounted to "theft", according to Agence France Presse .

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

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Al-Qaeda loses ground to rivals on Syria's Iraq border

Syria's al-Qaeda affiliate lost ground to its jihadist rivals around a town on the Iraqi border on Thursday in heavy fighting that left 24 people dead, Agence France-Presse reported a monitoring group as saying.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

WTKR-TV Norfolk

100-year-old message in a bottle found in Baltic Sea

A fisherman pulled what is believed to be the world's oldest message in a bottle from the Baltic Sea last month.

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How to win this new Iranian computer game? Shoot the country's opposition figures

Online users in Iran can now download a free computer game that allows players to "confront symbols of sedition," also known as Iran's most prominent opposition figures, according to Agence France Presse.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Hill

Russia warns Ukraine use of force could lead to civil war

"We call for the immediate cessation of any military preparations, which are fraught with the risk of unleashing civil war," the Russian foreign ministry said in a statement, according to Agence France-Presse .

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Ecuador: Tungurahua volcano spews hot ash

The Tungurahua volcano in Ecuador has spewed a 10-kilometer column of hot ash and smoke, Agence France-Presse reported.

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PanArmenian Network

Germany, art dealer heir strike accord on Nazi-looted paintings stash

PanARMENIAN.Net - The heir of a Nazi-era art dealer said Monday, April 7 he had struck an accord with the German government setting a one-year deadline on provenance research for his vast hoard of paintings, Agence France-Presse reported.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Famed Jesuit priest abducted, beaten and executed in Syria

Father Francis Van Der Lugt, 75, a Dutch Jesuit priest, came to Syria in 1966 and eventually founded a home for children and adults with mental disabilities outside Homs, where he lived before the three-year-old civil war started.

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Palestinians, Israelis to meet again to save talks

Israeli and Palestinian negotiators were to meet again on Monday in a fresh effort to salvage the teetering, U.S.-brokered peace process, Agence France-Presse reported U.S. and Palestinian officials as saying .

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Bangkok Post

AFP honoured at Asia human rights media...

Agence France-Presse received three honours at the Human Rights Press Awards held in Hong Kong Sunday for articles and photography covering South Asia that judges praised for their depth of quality and ambition.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

ABC News

Harvesting little known native oyster

The O.angasi oyster known as a mud or flat oyster native to Australia is in demand at upmarket eateries.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

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Death toll climbs to 20 in Al Qaeda army HQ attack in Yemen

Agence France Presse reported that Al Qaeda-linked attacks in Yemen's southern city of Aden left at least 20 people dead according to new death toll information Wednesday night.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

MarketWatch

Putin divorce is final: Kremlin

The Kremlin has confirmed that Russian President Vladimir Putin has finalized the divorce from his wife of 30 years, Lyudmila Putina, according to Agence France-Presse.

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