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>>   Africa
UPDATE 1-Two Algerians investigated over Frenchman's kidnapping -sources 
Reuters Africa - 2 Hours ago
* Two men under investigation over Gourdel killing * Military operations continue in east mountains (Adds details on operations) By Lamine Chikhi ALGIERS, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Two Algerians
Two Algerians investigated over Frenchman's kidnapping: sources Yahoo! News UK and Ireland
Two Algerians investigated over Frenchman's kidnapping - sources Reuters 4 hrs ago MSN News
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O'Reilly: Ban US Entry From West Africa for Three Months 
NewsMax.com - 87 Minutes ago
With the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the United States afflicting a Liberian man who had recently entered the country, Fox News host Bill O'Reilly says all travel from west Africa should be banned     Add Comment

Census: Number of African-born U.S. residents has greatly increased since 1970s 
Washington Post - 104 Minutes ago
By , The number of African-born residents in the United States has doubled every decade since the 1970s, with the greater Washington region remaining among the most popular areas for them to live,     Add Comment

Chinese tourists killed in S. Africa road accident 
Xinhua News Agency - 2 Hours ago
JOHANNESBURG, Oct. 1 (Xinhua) -- At least three Chinese tourists were killed and an unidentified number of others injured when their bus collided with a van near Johannesburg on Wednesday afternoon, the     Add Comment
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>>   Top World Stories
Ebola fight hit by aid cuts, MPs warn 
BBC - 62 Minutes ago
Cuts in the amount of health aid the UK provides to Liberia and Sierra Leone have "compromised the fight" to stop the spread of the Ebola virus, MPs say. More than 3,000 people are suspected to have     Add Comment

China tells US not to meddle in Hong Kong 
Al Jazeera - 91 Minutes ago
China's foreign minister has warned the United States and other foreign countries not to meddle in China's "internal affairs", as the communist state continues to grapple with the escalating protests     Add Comment

Sam's prank turns nasty 
Sydney Morning Herald - 44 Minutes ago
Sorry your page was not found ... We could not find the page you requested. This is either because: there's an error in the address or link, due to a technical fault it has not been properly published,     Add Comment

Argentine central bank boss Fabrega resigns 
Deutsche Welle - 99 Minutes ago
A source at Argentina's central bank told the Reuters news agency that Fabrega had handed in his resignation on Wednesday afternoon "in a way that was impossible to decline." The resignation was confirmed     Add Comment
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>>   North Africa
UPDATE 1-Two Algerians investigated over Frenchman's kidnapping -sources 
Reuters Africa - 2 Hours ago
* Two men under investigation over Gourdel killing * Military operations continue in east mountains (Adds details on operations) By Lamine Chikhi ALGIERS, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Two Algerians
Two Algerians investigated over Frenchman's kidnapping: sources Yahoo! News UK and Ireland
Two Algerians investigated over Frenchman's kidnapping - sources Reuters 4 hrs ago MSN News
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Cedars-Sinai says number of patient files in data breach much higher 
Los Angeles Times - 91 Minutes ago
A data breach this summer involving Cedars-Sinai Medical Center patient records was much worse than previously disclosed. The Los Angeles hospital has notified state and federal officials that medical     Add Comment

Abu Dhabi's Dana Gas may gain on new Egypt deal 
Noozz.com - 87 Minutes ago
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Presents for the first time for the October war and the battle of the longest flight  
Masress.com - 2 Hours ago
Egypt duo's Basel stun Liverpool to claim another English scalpNour party mulls legal action against government after 'libel' noticed in school curriculum Book Release: Reprint of Gamal Hamdan's 'The     Add Comment
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>>   Cyberculture
Quinn: You can be the authentic you on Facebook (legal name not required) 
SiliconValley.com - 100 Minutes ago
Sister Roma will get to stay as Sister Roma on Facebook. And I think Facebook's decision to allow that should lead it to a broader reconsideration of its so-called "real name" policy, designed to prevent
Quinn: You can be the authentic you on Facebook Oakland Tribune
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Facebook apologises to drag queens 
Herald Sun - 71 Minutes ago
FACEBOOK is apologising to drag queens and the transgender community for deleting accounts that used drag names like Lil Miss Hot Mess rather than legal names such as Bob Smith. THE world's biggest online     Add Comment

Facebook Apologizes to Drag Queens Over Real-Name Policy 
BusinessWeek - 2 Hours ago
Facebook Inc. The company, which from its founding has focused on authentic identities instead of allowing anonymous activity, drew criticism after it locked out some users going by their drag names,     Add Comment

Facebook's Challenge to Warrants Proceeds 
New York Law Journal - 70 Minutes ago
A Manhattan appeals court has ruled Facebook can continue appealing a lower court's refusal to quash search warrants requested by prosecutors in a multi-defendant disability fraud case. The Appellate     Add Comment
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>>   Blogging
Juniper's Cloud Business Gaining Traction With New Orders Forbes by Trefis Team  
Forbes.com - 2 Hours ago
Juniper is steadily making progress in the cloud computing market with its software-defined networking and network function virtualization solutions. The company’s open source network virtualization solution,     Add Comment

What?! Inserting ‘Ebola’ Into Movie Titles Is a Big Twitter Thing 
KFOX 95.5 - 2 Hours ago
The first confirmed diagnosed case of Ebola in the US has been met with horror, concern and…humor? News of Ebola coming to the States has been felt on Twitter, where people have decided to put the     Add Comment

US school bans girls from wearing yoga pants - too distracting for boys 
Special Broadcasting Service - 2 Hours ago
Devils Lake High School in North Dakota has been criticised as sexist for targeting girls and leaving male students free to wear what they wish. Further criticism was made after it emerged girls at the     Add Comment

The rules of Twitter engagement 
Times Higher Education Supplement - 43 Minutes ago
Christopher Davidson, who has 120,000 Twitter followers, on how to use social media as an academic I have witnessed and participated in huge, sweeping discussions on political Islam, terror, citizenship     Add Comment
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>>   Sudan
The United States of Sudan (2-2) 
World News Report - 79 Minutes ago
Oct 1, 2014 - 21:37 GMT I am inclined to believe that the sum total of human race worldwide does not embrace the hideous conception of dividing countries. A nation like Korea and few others continue     Add Comment

S. Sudan bus crash leaves 56 dead, say doctors 
Arab News - 9/30/2014
JUBA/ KAMPALA: At least 56 people were killed Monday when a bus traveling from South Sudan to Uganda crashed into a truck, doctors said. “The police first brought something like 20 bodies... all in all     Add Comment

West Darfur Residents Urge Unamid to Defuse UXOs 
Kenya Star - 7 Hours ago
Sirba Locality - People from the area of Manjoura in Sirba locality, West Darfur, have found six pieces of unexploded ordnance (UXOs) of various size and type. Speaking to Radio Dabanga today, the ...    Add Comment

Al Bashirs Speech Setback for National Dialogue - Sudan Opposition 
Kenya Star - 7 Hours ago
Khartoum / Darfur - The speech by President Al Bashir on Saturday has been received with mixed feelings by the Sudanese opposition forces and the Darfuri displaced. In his address to the general ...    Add Comment
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>>   Zimbabwe
Us sport hunting ban to reduce revenues 
Zimbabwe Herald - 66 Minutes ago
Revenue from the hunting season this year, initially projected at about $75 million, will decline by between 20 and 30 percent mainly due to the ban that the United States imposed on sport hunted elephant     Add Comment

Community Devt: World Bank Pledges N2bn Support To FCT 
African Entertainer - 94 Minutes ago
Editorila Comment: Time we become destination of choice The Herald | Southern (Yesterday) - THE hurdles that have been hindering investors from Zimbabwe are set to be removed as Government is taking     Add Comment

Do Away With Torture 
Leadership - 105 Minutes ago
Leadership Editors — Oct 2, 2014 | A recent report by Amnesty International indicted the Nigerian security agencies, especially the police and the military, for operating torture chambers where women,     Add Comment

Big Brother winner is HIV positive 
African Entertainer - 2 Hours ago
Mr Nigeria, Emmanuel Ikubese Releases New Photos To Celebrate Nigeria’s Independence Day Independence Throwback: Vector – I Luv U Nigeria ‘I Will Fulfill All My Promises’- President Jonathan’s Independence     Add Comment
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>>   South Africa
Kurtley Beale incident is complicated, says Ewen McKenzie 
Sydney Morning Herald - 3 Hours ago
MENDOZA: An in-flight slanging match between Kurtley Beale and a team official has thrown into turmoil the Wallabies' preparations for a must-win Test against Argentina this weekend. Beale was allegedly     Add Comment

Chinese tourists killed in S. Africa road accident 
Xinhua News Agency - 2 Hours ago
JOHANNESBURG, Oct. 1 (Xinhua) -- At least three Chinese tourists were killed and an unidentified number of others injured when their bus collided with a van near Johannesburg on Wednesday afternoon, the     Add Comment

PS Plus prices risen in South Africa, other regions - report 
PC Zone - 101 Minutes ago
According to a number of reports, Sony has risen the pricing on PlayStation Plus subscriptions in several regions around the world. An email from Sony, sent to South African PS Plus subscribers and     Add Comment

Fred Nicole Sends The Escapist (V14) Fred Nicole continues climbing hard at the  
Rock and Ice Magazine - 85 Minutes ago
-- Select A Video For Article -- Fred Nicole, 44, has sent The Escapist (8b/+/V14) in Rocklands, South Africa, first sent by Nalle Hukkataival in 2012.  Nicole posted a photo of the problem to his     Add Comment
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>>   Journalism
Juniper's Cloud Business Gaining Traction With New Orders Forbes by Trefis Team  
Forbes.com - 2 Hours ago
Juniper is steadily making progress in the cloud computing market with its software-defined networking and network function virtualization solutions. The company’s open source network virtualization solution,     Add Comment

The reporter who brought down the Secret Service's director 
PR Web via Yahoo! - 115 Minutes ago
View gallery A member of the Secret Service Uniformed Division with a K-9 walks along the perimeter fence along P … Behind the shocking revelations of incompetence and unprofessionalism that rocked     Add Comment

Like You Really Need To Validate Your Social Media Presence…. [Above The Law] 
TMC Net - 2 Hours ago
L Like You Really Need To Validate Your Social Media Presence…. [Above The Law (Above The Law Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) “Because of the hugely influential role that the Fortune 500 companies play in     Add Comment

Media Release MC 93/14 - Senate again supports financial advice law improvements 
Australian Government - 53 Minutes ago
The Senate's vote – again – in support of the Government's improvements to our financial advice laws is good news for consumers and for small business financial advisers. The Senate tonight voted for     Add Comment
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