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Wed, 20 Feb 2019 15:43:01 GMT
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 BBC News - World


Fang Fenghui: China's ex-top general jailed for life

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 12:35:55 GMT
Many officials have been jailed in what President Xi Jinping says is an anti-corruption drive.
 Fang Fenghui: China's ex-top general jailed for life


Russia bans smartphones for soldiers over social media fears

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 14:15:59 GMT
The decision comes after social media use by soldiers raised national security issues.
 Russia bans smartphones for soldiers over social media fears


Catholic cardinals urge end of 'homosexual agenda'

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 11:09:11 GMT
Two prominent cardinals call on bishops to end their silence over sexual abuse at the Church.
 Catholic cardinals urge end of 'homosexual agenda'


Adriana Rivas: Aide of Pinochet-era spy chief held in Australia

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 13:23:37 GMT
Police in Australia arrest Adriana Rivas, wanted in Chile for an alleged Pinochet-era kidnapping.
 Adriana Rivas: Aide of Pinochet-era spy chief held in Australia


Swiss bank UBS fined €3.7bn in fraud case

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 14:38:43 GMT
The Swiss bank is found guilty of helping French clients hide billions from French tax authorities.
 Swiss bank UBS fined €3.7bn in fraud case


Billionaire Ambani risks jail over missed Ericsson payments

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 10:54:41 GMT
Reliance Communications failed to comply with a court order to pay the money by 15 December last year.
 Billionaire Ambani risks jail over missed Ericsson payments


Trump seeks to recoup 'wasted' California high-speed rail funds

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:47:00 GMT
The administration plans on ending funds for what Mr Trump calls a "failed" California rail project.
 Trump seeks to recoup 'wasted' California high-speed rail funds


LGBT group severs links with Navratilova over transgender comments

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 05:09:15 GMT
An LGBT sports group severs links with the tennis legend over remarks about male-to-female athletes.
 LGBT group severs links with Navratilova over transgender comments


Crans-Montana: One dead after rare on-piste avalanche

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 09:26:05 GMT
One person has died of their injuries after a popular marked ski slope was hit by an avalanche.
 Crans-Montana: One dead after rare on-piste avalanche


Venezuela crisis: Brazil vows to deliver aid, defying Maduro

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:56:34 GMT
The growing foreign aid operation organised by Venezuela's opposition is in defiance of President Maduro.
 Venezuela crisis: Brazil vows to deliver aid, defying Maduro


Burberry sorry for 'suicide' hoodie with noose around neck

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 07:20:27 GMT
The fashion brand apologises for a hoodie with a noose around the neck shown at London Fashion Week.
 Burberry sorry for 'suicide' hoodie with noose around neck


Aero India: One dead as planes crash during rehearsal

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:39:38 GMT
One pilot died and two were injured when their jets collided as they practised an aerobatics display.
 Aero India: One dead as planes crash during rehearsal


Netanyahu and the allegations of corruption

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 01:25:12 GMT
Middle East Correspondent Tom Bateman explains the allegations of corruption against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, claims he himself denies.
 Netanyahu and the allegations of corruption


Oscar-nominated film Capernaum, shows real people in Beirut

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 13:15:47 GMT
From Beirut's slums to Norway, Oscar-nominated film Capernaum changed its star's life dramatically.
 Oscar-nominated film Capernaum, shows real people in Beirut


Karl Lagerfeld: Five things you need to know

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 20:15:07 GMT
Here are five things you might not know about the iconic fashion designer.
 Karl Lagerfeld: Five things you need to know


US hiker rescued from quicksand after 12 hours

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 00:23:29 GMT
Hiker Ryan Osmun was rescued after his leg got stuck in quicksand for more than 12 hours in Utah.
 US hiker rescued from quicksand after 12 hours


The mystery behind Ethiopia's 'father of bees'

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 00:13:24 GMT
Gosa Taffese has a beehive in his front room and the insects follow him on his travels as well.
 The mystery behind Ethiopia's 'father of bees'


The Syrians returning home after years of fleeing war

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 00:26:33 GMT
Meet some of the Syrians returning home and trading, at the re-opened crossing between Jordan and Syria.
 The Syrians returning home after years of fleeing war


Emoji number plates launched in Queensland

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 03:11:32 GMT
If your personalised number plate simply isn't enough - why not just add an emoji to the mix?
 Emoji number plates launched in Queensland


'Super snow moon' lights up the skies

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 11:21:21 GMT
The biggest and brightest supermoon of 2019 was observed around the world.
 'Super snow moon' lights up the skies


Turkmen police stop women drivers

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 17:04:43 GMT
Turkmen police are taking away women's driving licences in the capital Ashgabat.
 Turkmen police stop women drivers


Crowdfunding campaign for Russian air bear

Mon, 18 Feb 2019 15:22:26 GMT
A Russian aerodrome is raising money online for the upkeep of its resident bear.
 Crowdfunding campaign for Russian air bear


Fijians fume at India land swap

Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:48:09 GMT
Suva residents question moves to allow a diplomatic mission to be built in a botanical gardens.
 Fijians fume at India land swap


The controversial genius of Karl Lagerfeld

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 15:39:45 GMT
The Chanel and Fendi designer, who died on Tuesday, remained a polarising figure in the fashion world.
 The controversial genius of Karl Lagerfeld


Venezuela Aid Live: Why is Branson being told to 'back off'?

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 11:57:49 GMT
He is organising a benefit concert on the Colombian border - but it's already raising eyebrows.
 Venezuela Aid Live: Why is Branson being told to 'back off'?


Nigeria election 2019: Who benefits from poll delay?

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 09:16:16 GMT
The top contenders have both cried foul over the delay, accusing each other of trying to rig the vote.
 Nigeria election 2019: Who benefits from poll delay?


How many IS foreign fighters are left in Iraq and Syria?

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 14:28:38 GMT
More than 40,000 jihadists from 110 countries are thought to have travelled to Syria and Iraq.
 How many IS foreign fighters are left in Iraq and Syria?


The blind climbers of Kilimanjaro

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 00:39:42 GMT
The day seven blind trekkers reached the top of Mount Kilimanjaro.
 The blind climbers of Kilimanjaro


How will Pope Francis deal with abuse in the Catholic Church?

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 00:43:21 GMT
How will the Pope confront the culture of abuse that has beset the Roman Catholic Church?
 How will Pope Francis deal with abuse in the Catholic Church?


Letter from Africa: How 'cheating husbands' are linked to Sudan's protests

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 00:26:01 GMT
Why women in Sudan have taken anti-government demonstrations to heart by using Facebook to expose abuse.
 Letter from Africa: How 'cheating husbands' are linked to Sudan's protests


After Kashmir attack, what are India's options?

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 12:09:15 GMT
India's government is under pressure to respond to the attack on its forces in Kashmir.
 After Kashmir attack, what are India's options?


Islamic State group: Could it rebound from caliphate defeat?

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 00:00:15 GMT
Although the IS caliphate may be over, tensions in Iraq and Syria mean the ideology remains alive.
 Islamic State group: Could it rebound from caliphate defeat?






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Informed Comment - Juan Cole
Juan Cole er professor i historie og leder for Global Americana Institute.
Han kommenterer hendelsene i Midt-Østen i sin blogg, som har blitt et vanningshull for newsjunkies over hele verden.

Alternet - Larisa Alexandrovna
Hun driver nyhetsstedet Raw Story og blogger på huffingtonpost.com, og har et eget blogsted på www.atlargely.com. Hun deltar også i debatten på Democratic Underground som lala_rawraw.
NYTT: at-Largely er nominert til Best Political Coverage i Blog Awards.


Bradblog - Brad Friedman
Brad Firedman blogger om valgfusk og overgrep mot borgerrettighetene i USA. En skarp og gravende blogger det er verdt å få med seg.


Eschaton (Atrios) - Duncan Bowen Black
Atrios er en av de mest kjente bloggerne 'over there', og har mer enn 100.000 daglige treff. Han er tidligere kommentator på Air America radio, og er tilknyttet Media Matters Institute siden 2005.

H2O Man - Patrick O'Waterman
H2O Man poster også på Democratic Underground.

Rigorous Intuition - Jeff Wells
Jeff Wells er av få som kan skrive intelligent om temaer som UFOs, HAARP og andre 'konspirasjonsteorier' uten å ha det konspiratoriske verdensbilde som utgangspunkt. Han graver uansett tema, og kommer med mange kloke betraktninger.
Han poster på DU under nick Minstrel Boy.

Wake Up Call
Krigsveteraner fra østkysten i USA driver denne bloggen, som inneholder tanker om krig og USAs rolle i verdenspolitikken. Flere av disse er med i den ambulerende fredskampanjen Eyes Wide Open.

Lukery
Lukery blogger mest om Sibel Edmonds, og er en person i kretsen rundt henne. Bloggen er vel verdt å ta en kikk på.

Organized Rage
Organized Rage er en EU-relatert anglo-irsk blogg som skriver om livet fra arbeiderklassens perspektiv.


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