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WorldViews: Gaddafi died 3 years ago. Would Libya be better off if he hadn’t? 21.10.2014 Washington Post: World
Three years ago, on Oct. 20, 2011, Muammar Gaddafi was killed. Exactly how is still a bit of a mystery: While the interim Libyan government initially said he was killed in an exchange of gunfire , other evidence suggested something else. His last record, captured on amateur video, showed him bloodied and panicked, surrounded by a crowd of rebel fighters as he is pushed into a truck. A Human Rights Watch investigation a year later was unable to reach a conclusion as to the exact circumstances of Gaddafi's death, but suggested he may have been summarily ...
Cargill disputes link to child slavery claims on Ivory Coast cocoa farms 21.10.2014 Star Tribune: Nation
Minnesota-based ag giant wants court to overrule decision that allowed suit for “aiding and abetting” youngsters’ forced labor.
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Lacking a plan, Abbas opts for rhetoric 20.10.2014 AP Top News
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) -- The Palestinian president has been speaking in increasingly belligerent tones in recent weeks, accusing Israel of committing "genocide" in Gaza and calling on Palestinians to defend a contested Jerusalem holy site "by any means."...
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Nuclear weapons deal with US renewed in secret, UK confirms 20.10.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest
UK tables amendments to Mutual Defence Agreement
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Bringing black back 20.10.2014 HBL: Opinion
There are ways to negotiate the double taxation issue
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Nigeria Pronounced Ebola-Free 20.10.2014 Crooks Liars
Nigeria Pronounced Ebola-Free
Proteas look to strike psychological blow to NZ during ODI series in preparation for WC 20.10.2014 New Kerala: World News
Johannesburg, Oct 20 : South Africa cricket team is reportedly looking to strike a psychological blow against New Zealand ahead of the World Cup early next year as they open an ODI series against the Black Caps on Tuesday.
Hafeez confident about bowling action despite being reported in Indian domestic league 20.10.2014 New Kerala: World News
Karachi, Oct 20 : Despite being reported during an Indian domestic league game in September, Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez has said that he is confident about his bowling action.
Dunk, White, Reardon named in Australia's T20 squad 20.10.2014 New Kerala: World News
Melbourne, Oct 20 : Ben Dunk was named as wicketkeeper batsman while Nathan Reardon and Cameron White also earned call-ups as Australia Monday announced their Twenty20 squad for the three-match cricket series against South Africa starting Nov 5 at the Adelaide Oval.
Cricket Australia concerned over Windies crisis 20.10.2014 New Kerala: World News
Melbourne, Oct 20 : Cricket Australia (CA) has said it is 'deeply concerned' over the West Indies players' decision to abandon their Indian tour as the Australian cricketers are scheduled to tour the Caribbean in 2015.
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Virat Kohli, Bhuvneshwar Kumar move up in ICC rankings 20.10.2014 New Kerala: World News
Dubai, Oct 20 : India's Virat Kohli moved up to the second spot in the batting chart while Bhuvneshwar Kumar earned his maiden entry into the top 10 bowler's list, following their 2-1 One-Day International (ODI) series win over West Indies, in the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) rankings released Monday.
José Manuel Barroso: David Cameron making historic mistake over EU 20.10.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
The UK prime minister plans to impose restrictions on the free movement of citizens from EU member states

David Cameron is making a historic mistake by adopting a defensive approach towards the EU which risks increasing the chances of a British exit, the outgoing European commission president José Manuel Barroso will warn on Monday.

In the strongest attack by Brussels on the Conservatives over their handling of the EU, Barroso will say that the prime ministers plan to impose an arbitrary cap on immigrants from eastern Europe is contrary to EU law and will alienate Britains natural allies.

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U-turn on black money 20.10.2014 Hindu: Home
The government’s U-turn on the issue of black money (“Black money: U...
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The bigger questions around the Ebola outbreak 19.10.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest
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Tony Abbott builds bridges as Indonesian leader Jokowi takes power 19.10.2014 The Guardian -- World Latest

Australian PM attends swearing-in of new president on Monday, but Joko Widodo is expected to take less interest in foreign affairs

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Fight black money on two fronts 19.10.2014 Asian Age: Editorial
What the Congress, the then governing party, maintained is exactly what attorney-general Mukul Rohatgi and finance minister Arun Jaitley are now saying What the Congress, the then governing party, maintained is exactly what attorney-general Mukul Rohatgi and finance minister Arun Jaitley are now saying The stance of the Modi government in the Supreme Court on the question of black money retrieval from foreign shores on Friday, and making public the names of Indians stashing their ill-gotten gains in banks abroad, seems a shocking about-turn from the position adopted by the BJP, its top leaders (including the present Prime Minister), and allies such as Baba Ramdev and former top police officer Kiran Bedi in the campaign for the Lok Sabha election. But it is a shock only if it was required of us to accept the pronouncements of all of the above at face value, and those of others such as the “saint” of Ralegan Siddhi and his former storm-trooper Arvind Kejriwal, the AAP leader. If these entities who had ...
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Fight black money on two fronts 19.10.2014 Asian Age: Editorial
What the Congress, the then governing party, maintained is exactly what attorney-general Mukul Rohatgi and finance minister Arun Jaitley are now saying What the Congress, the then governing party, maintained is exactly what attorney-general Mukul Rohatgi and finance minister Arun Jaitley are now saying The stance of the Modi government in the Supreme Court on the question of black money retrieval from foreign shores on Friday, and making public the names of Indians stashing their ill-gotten gains in banks abroad, seems a shocking about-turn from the position adopted by the BJP, its top leaders (including the present Prime Minister), and allies such as Baba Ramdev and former top police officer Kiran Bedi in the campaign for the Lok Sabha election. But it is a shock only if it was required of us to accept the pronouncements of all of the above at face value, and those of others such as the “saint” of Ralegan Siddhi and his former storm-trooper Arvind Kejriwal, the AAP leader. If these entities who had ...
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Immigration: Could we should we stop migrants coming to Britain? 19.10.2014 The Guardian -- Front Page
Britain is convulsed with anxiety about immigration, with claims of too many EU citizens coming here, the benefits system being abused and wages being forced down. An expert on immigration looks at the evidence

Long before the UK joined in 1973, the Treaty of Rome (1958) established what was then the European Economic Community, with four basic principles, called the four freedoms.

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Ukraine troops struggle with nation's longtime neglect of military 18.10.2014 LA Times: Opinion
Militia commander Yuri Bereza and his 150 Ukrainian irregulars were closing in on pro-Moscow separatists in their last stronghold in this eastern city when Russian troops and armor thundered in out of nowhere to cut them off in the suburb of Ilovaisk.
UN Security Council condemns terrorists attacks in Iraq 18.10.2014 New Kerala: World News
United Nations, Oct 18 : The UN Security Council Friday condemned the recent vicious string of attacks in Baghdad and its surrounding provinces, demanding perpetrators be brought to justice.
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