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2 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

Murder case registered against Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

Islamabad: Police Wednesday registered murder cases against Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and several of his ministers in the killing of opposition activists during the anti-government protests here, police and lawyers said. A local court had ordered the police Monday to register the cases against the prime minister and 11 top officials, including the interior, defence and railways ministers and the city's chief commissioner and police chief, Xinhua reported.

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6 hrs ago | This is Oxfordshire

Riot Club film - not like real Oxford student life'

Riot Club members including, third and fourth from left, Sam Claflin and Max Irons in a promotional picture for the film A FILM inspired by the notorious Bullingdon Club reflects real life at Oxford University no more than Morse reflects city crime rates, it has been claimed. Scenes were shot in Oxford, London and Winchester, with Pinewood Studios providing the set for a fictional Oxfordshire pub where a large part of the movie takes place.

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7 hrs ago | Surrey Leader

Family issues appeal to find Crystal Ratvay of Abbotsford

The family of an Abbotsford woman who has been missing for a week issued an emotional appeal on Tuesday morning for the public's help in trying to locate her. The mom, dad, brother and sister-in-law of Crystal Ratvay, 33, held a press conference outside the Abbotsford Police Department, saying they were desperate to find her.

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7 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today

Loyalist rioter Darren Shields jailed for six months

A 36-year-old Belfast man who threw several missiles at police "out of frustration" during a riot in the city centre was starting a six-month prison sentence on Tuesday. Darren William Shields, from Boundary Way, was handed a 12-month sentence - half of which will be spent in custody with the remaining six months spent on supervised licence upon his release - after he pleaded guilty to a charge of rioting.

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7 hrs ago | Daily Mail

2 Americans killed in Taliban suicide attack on a military convoy in Kabul Tuesday morning

The passengers that make your flight hell, from selfish seat recliners and smelly travelers to parents who let their kids run riot US airlines spend a QUARTER less on food for passengers since 9/11 The captain of Afghanistan's national rugby team, Sayed Mustafa Saadat, 27, was on the scene and carried an injured man to the hospital An American civilian and a U.S. soldier were among the seven killed in a suicide bomb attack on military a convoy in Kabul on Tuesday, a military official confirmed. A Taliban spokesman claimed the group was responsible for massive blast that also wounded at least 20 and damaged 17 vehicles according to NBC News .

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Related Topix: World News, Afghanistan, Asia, Explosion

Tue Sep 16, 2014

The Michigan Daily Online

Pussy Riot to give 'Punk Prayer' lecture at Michigan Theater

Patriarch Gundyay believes in Putin / Would be better, the bastard, if he believed in God! / The Virgin's belt won't replace political gatherings / The eternal Virgin Mary is with us in our protests! These are some of the lyrics from Pussy Riot's "Punk Prayer," performed by five masked faces in Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow in March 2012. They criticize, among other things, the lack of separation between the Russian Orthodox Church and Putin's increasingly totalitarian government.

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Related Topix: Michigan, Theater, Orthodox Church

Malaysia Chronicle

Politician physically thrown into Rubbish Bin

UKRAINIAN politician Vitaly Zhuravsky has emerged unhurt but shaken after a group of protesters dumped him in a rubbish bin outside the parliament building in Kiev. Footage of the incident shows mob mentality in action, with protesters abusing the MP before throwing him in a skip and tossing a briefcase and tyre in after him.

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The Aldergrove Star

Family issues appeal to find Crystal Ratvay of Abbotsford

The family of an Abbotsford woman who has been missing for a week issued an emotional appeal on Tuesday morning for the public's help in trying to locate her. The mom, dad, brother and sister-in-law of Crystal Ratvay, 33, held a press conference outside the Abbotsford Police Department, saying they were desperate to find her.

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Daily Mail

2 Americans killed in Taliban suicide attack on a military convoy in Kabul Tuesday morning

The passengers that make your flight hell, from selfish seat recliners and smelly travelers to parents who let their kids run riot US airlines spend a QUARTER less on food for passengers since 9/11 The captain of Afghanistan's national rugby team, Sayed Mustafa Saadat, 27, was on the scene and carried an injured man to the hospital An American civilian and a U.S. soldier were among the seven killed in a suicide bomb attack on military a convoy in Kabul on Tuesday, a military official confirmed. A Taliban spokesman claimed the group was responsible for massive blast that also wounded at least 20 and damaged 17 vehicles according to NBC News .

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Related Topix: World News, Afghanistan, Asia, Explosion

Final Call

Ferguson Protestors: - We will get answers'

Two days after a very heated City Council meeting in nearby Ferguson, Mo., more than 150 protestors gathered to shut down Highway 70 for a few minutes. The shutdown planned as part of efforts to pressure authorities to deliver justice in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed Black teenager shot by a White police officer in Ferguson, was thwarted by a heavy police presence along the road leading up to the highway on-ramp.

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Fermanagh Today

Loyalist rioter Darren Shields jailed for six months

A 36-year-old Belfast man who threw several missiles at police "out of frustration" during a riot in the city centre was starting a six-month prison sentence on Tuesday. Darren William Shields, from Boundary Way, was handed a 12-month sentence - half of which will be spent in custody with the remaining six months spent on supervised licence upon his release - after he pleaded guilty to a charge of rioting.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

Campus police also acquire military surplus equipmentCampus police...

Textbooks, football and Greek life. Keggers, marching bands and all-nighters. A militarized campus police department armed with M-14 rifles and full riot gear? Increasingly, at Indiana college campuses, you'll find all of the above.

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Related Topix: Indiana, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Prison

Daily Mail

Sudanese mother sentenced to death for marrying a Christian tells...

'Be still and take ya whooping': NFL star Adrian Peterson 'accused of injuring ANOTHER toddler son while disciplining him in incident that left the boy with a head wound' Police release last-known CCTV image of missing UVA student, 18, inside her apartment block hours before she disappeared from a party as desperate search continues Florida socialite who helped expose David Petraeus' career-ending affair is told she can move forward with lawsuit claiming government invaded her privacy by leaking name to the media REVEALED: The passengers that make your flight hell, from selfish seat recliners and smelly travellers to parents who let their kids run riot 'Every black parent in the South whips their child': Charles Barkley DEFENDS Adrian Peterson days after football star is indicted on charges of child abuse NFL appoints three domestic violence experts and creates social responsibility ... (more)

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Boston.com

Pussy Riot Spends Night at Cambridge Police Department Following Harvard Talk

Russian feminist protest punk band Pussy Riot found themselves at the Cambridge Police Department Monday evening after 2008 Harvard School of Public Health graduate Roman Torgovitsky was arrested for trespassing. Torgovitsky asked a question during Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina's appearance at the JFK Jr. Forum earlier that evening, where he openly admitted to being "illegally" on Harvard grounds after he had been arrested in May for an altercation with campus police.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

The Daily Caller

LA School Police Wield Grenade Launchers, Assault Rifles

Police in riot gear hold their weapons as they watch demonstrators protest against the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri August 19, 2014. Police in riot gear ordered dozens of lingering demonstrators in Ferguson, Missouri, to disperse late on Tuesday and charged into the crowd to make arrests as relative calm dissolved amid protests over the police shooting death of Brown, an 18-year-old unarmed black teen, in the St. Louis suburb.

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Reuters

Pussy Riot says found supporters, autograph-seekers in Russian prisons

Two members of Russia's Pussy Riot protest group found supporters of their opposition to President Vladimir Putin during their almost two years in prison, even fielding autograph requests from guards, the activists said on Monday. The pair, Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, were jailed after performing a profanity-laced protest against Putin at a Moscow cathedral in 2012.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Russia, Cambridge, MA

In-depth Africa

Demonstrations in Khartoum over electricity and water outages

September 14, 2014 Sudanese police fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of people who were protesting against power cuts and water outages in al-Daim neighborhood in the center of the capital Khartoum. Sudanese protestors gather for a demonstration in Khartoum's twin city of Omdurman on 25 September 2013 The same area has been the scene of some of the bloodiest confrontations between demonstrators and police during last year's protests.

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Nerve News

Pakistani court orders murder case registration in activists' killing

A court in Pakistan Monday ordered registration of cases in the killing of opposition activists during the anti-government protests in Islamabad, lawyers said. Clashes erupted between the demonstrators and the riot police when the protestors tried to march to the Prime Minister's House.

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In-depth Africa

Police use tear gas to disperse students' protests in North Darfur state

September 14, 2014 Riot police in North Darfur capital, El-Fashir used tear gas and live ammunition to disperse high student demonstrators who took to the streets to protest against teachers' strike which entered its second week. Smoke billows from burning tyres as Sudanese demonstrators protest against rising prices near the main market of Nyala, the capital of South Darfur state, on July 31, 2012 Last week, more than 1,000 teachers went on strike over unpaid salary arrears since 2005.

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Related Topix: Sudan, World News, Africa

Armenian Liberty

Armenian Police Practice Crowd Dispersal

The chief of the Armenian police warned opposition groups against destabilizing the political situation in the country with "unlawful" actions as his forces trained to use force against anti-government protesters over the weekend. Hundreds of interior troops and other police personnel simulated a "special operation to prevent and disrupt mass disturbances" at the end of six-day training exercises in crowd control held at an airfield 15 kilometers north of Yerevan.

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