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  1. Turkish police injured in clashes over Morsi death sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | The Daily Star

    DIYARBAKIR, Turkey: At least 11 Turkish police officers were injured in clashes with Islamist demonstrators in the Kurdish-majority southeast who were protesting the death sentence given by an Egyptian court to former president Mohammad Morsi, the provincial governor said Saturday. The protesters had gathered outside a mosque in the Diyarbakir province following Friday prayers and read out a statement denouncing the verdict, chanting "God is great", an AFP photographer said.

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  2. Southeast India Heat Wave Kills About 230 in Past 5 WeeksRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | ABC News

    The chief minister of Andhra Pradesh state, Chandrababu Naidu, says more than 100 people have died in the last week in his state. An official in neighboring Telangana state says around 130 deaths have been reported there since April 15. Day temperatures in Telangana's Khammam district soared to more than 48 degrees Celsius on Saturday.

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  3. Ireland poised to approve gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Bangkok Post

    Ireland appeared to have voted in favour of gay marriage on Saturday in a historic referendum that would make the largely Catholic country the world's first to make the change after a popular vote. As the count took place, a leading "No" campaigner conceded defeat while several government ministers said they were confident of victory for the "Yes" side, which has been boosted by thousands of young Irish returning home from working abroad to vote.

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  4. Al-Shabab attacks soldiers in south Somalia, 24 deadRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | The Daily Star

    MOGADISHU: At least 24 people were killed in southern Somalia after fighting between al-Shabab Islamist militants and government forces, residents and the rebel group said on Saturday. Al-Shabab launched an attack on government troops on Friday evening in the Awdigle district and Mubarak village in the Lower Shabelle region, south of the capital.

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  5. Hibernian 1 Rangers 0: Hibs score, but Gers go to play-offs with 2-1 win on aggregateRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Sunday Herald

    Rangers moved within two games of ending a three-year exile from the Scottish Premiership after holding off Hibernian in their play-off semi-final at Easter Road. Rangers moved within two games of ending a three-year exile from the Scottish Premiership after holding off Hibernian in their play-off semi-final at Easter Road.

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  6. Southland Sharks win NBL shootout against Taranaki Mountain AirsRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Stuff.co.nz

    The Southland Sharks made it two from two on their NBL northern doubleheader when they pipped the Taranaki Mountain Airs 109-105 in a three-point shootout in New Plymouth on Saturday night. Twenty-four hours after beating the Manawatu Jets 106-93 in Palmerston North, the Sharks led 29-25 after the first quarter showing no signs of tiredness from the night before.

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  7. Borwornsak defends charter draftRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Bangkok Post

    The head of the constitution writers has defended the new charter, saying it is a first to give citizens unprecedented rights under almost 200 sections. "Whoever tries to take these rights away from the citizens will have to do so over our dead bodies," Borwornsak Uwanno, chairman of the Constitution Drafting Committee , declared on Saturday at a forum in Khon Kaen.

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  8. Malaysia looks at Penang to host boat peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Bangkok Post

    Malaysian officials are looking at the northern state of Penang as a possible site for temporary resettlement areas for Bangladeshi and Rohingya boat people, a news report said Saturday. Police chief Inspector General Khalid Abu Bakar was quoted by The Star newspaper as saying that Penang is a suitable location as a temporary resettlement site "to make it easier for us to move the Penang is a state located in the northwest coast of the Malaysian peninsula.

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  9. Calm as Burundi truce starts after deadly protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | The Daily Star

    BUJUMBURA, Burundi: Burundian anti-government protesters began a two-day truce Saturday after almost a month of deadly violence triggered by the president's bid for a third term culminating in a deadly grenade attack Friday. The streets of the capital Bujumbura were calm and quiet, with some shops open and a few policemen sitting casually at junctions and roundabouts - a marked difference to protests that have left over 20 people dead since the crisis erupted in late April, and which has included a failed coup.

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  10. Female foetus found in GurgaonRead the original story

    55 min ago | Newkerala.com

    A female foetus was found by the roadside in the old jail complex area of the city on Saturday, police said. It is the fifth foetus found here during the last two months, including the one found near the civil hospital three days ago.

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  11. Greece will not accept 'humiliating' terms, premier saysRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has told leaders of the governing Radical Left Coalition that Greece is ready to accept a "viable and long lasting" deal with its lenders, but not on "humiliating terms." At Saturday's meeting, Tsipras described the accomplishments of Syriza's first four months in government, which have been dominated by the negotiations with the heavily indebted country's creditors.

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  12. Ministerial panel to hold talks with protesting GujjarsRead the original story

    56 min ago | Newkerala.com

    The Rajasthan government has constituted a three-member ministerial committee to hold talks later Saturday with Gujjars, protesting in Bharatapur district for last three days for reservation in government jobs and educational institutes. Gujjars want reservation under SBC category.

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  13. China-Taiwan talks seek to maintain momentum for closer tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    China's Taiwan Affairs Office director Zhang Zhijun, left, and his counterpart Minister Andrew Hsia of the Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council shake hands in front of the media as they arrive for the start of a two-day cross-strait meeting, Saturday, May 23, 2015, on the outlying island of Kinmen, Taiwan. Zhang is meeting with Hsia to discuss various cross-strait issues, including Taiwan's interest in joining China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank and the latest trade agreements between both sides.

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  14. We will just go there and enjoy ourselves: RainaRead the original story

    56 min ago | Newkerala.com

    On the eve of his side's Indian Premier League final against Mumbai Indians at the Eden Gardens here, Chennai Super Kings batsman Suresh Raina on Saturday said they would want to just "go out and enjoy" even though they have only won two of their five summit battles so far in the tournament. "There will no pressure on us whatsoever I believe, need to play on our merits.

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  15. To gay marriage, both sides say Ireland has said, a We do.aRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | The Fresno Bee

    Tally counter Rhonda Donaghy is seen at the RDS count centre, Dublin, Ireland, Saturday, May 23, 2015. Ireland has voted resoundingly to legalize gay marriage in the world's first national vote on the issue, leaders on both sides of the Irish referendum declared Saturday even as official ballot counting continued.

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  16. Islamic State claims Saudi Arabia mosque attackRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | GlobalNews

    The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing at a Shiite mosque in Saudi Arabia, warning that more "black days" loom ahead in a direct challenge to the rulers of the Sunni kingdom. Friday's attack was the kingdom's deadliest militant assault since a 2004 al-Qaida attack on foreign worker compounds, which sparked a massive Saudi security force crackdown.

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  17. Pranab Mukherjee wishes Eritrea ahead of I-DayRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Newkerala.com

    Mukherjee said he hopes to see the relationship between India and Eritrea to strengthen further in the coming years. In his message to His Excellency Isaias Afwerki, the President of the State of Eritrea, the President said, On behalf of the Government and the people of India, and on my own behalf, it gives me great pleasure to convey to you and the friendly people of Eritrea, my warm greetings and felicitations on the occasion of your Independence Day.

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  18. Congo electoral commission updates voter listRead the original story

    57 min ago | KSWO

    Construction crews are returning to work at the veterans hospital outside Denver after a last-minute deal with congressional leaders avoided a shutdown of the half-finished project. Construction crews are returning to work at the veterans hospital outside Denver after a last-minute deal with congressional leaders avoided a shutdown of the half-finished project.

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  19. Multi-million pound regeneration plans under public scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Isle of Wight County Press

    They are being invited to take part in a public consultation, to be held at East Cowes Town Hall on Thursday. The exhibition is being staged by East Cowes Regeneration - a group of local organisations including Isle of Wight ferry company Red Funnel.

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  20. Seven children injured in Bihar crude bomb blastRead the original story

    57 min ago | Newkerala.com

    According to reports, the children found the bomb in a field and hit it with a stick, which resulted in it exploding. The injured are receiving medical treatment for their wounds, the reports added.

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