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Aug. 24 Leading German Newspapers Summary

The following are the major news items in leading German newspapers on Monday. Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung: -- Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko expressed little optimism about the...

African medics urged to embrace emerging surgical technologies

Kenya's First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has called on African medics to embrace emerging advanced surgical technologies that involve smaller amounts of anesthesia and retain...
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Two Egyptian police men killed leaving 24 severely injured

A bomb exploded Monday on a bus carrying Egyptian policemen in the country's Delta province of Beheira, killing two and wounding 24 others, state-run...

Police say undetonated bomb has no links to Bangkok explosion

Thai police on Monday found an undetonated bomb in downtown Bangkok, but said it was not related to the recent bombing attack that left...
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Barca?s Injury list builds up from Bilbao win

FC Barcelona have an injury crisis looming in the wake of Sunday's narrow win at home to Athletic Club Bilbao. The 1-0 win in...
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African boxing confederation gets more Moroccan and Algerian population

Morocco and Algeria dominated African Confederation Boxing Championships which closed late Sunday, wining 9 out of the 10 gold medals on offer. Moroccan boxers...

New Zealand housing issues posts problems of economic risk

New Zealand's biggest city, Auckland, now has one of the world's most expensive housing markets, with property investors driving a growing risk to the...
Twitter

Twitter aids people with hearing impairments

Australian researchers are examining how the social networking service Twitter can help those who are unable to communicate by speech. The...
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Man turn a hero for saving his friend from a shark

An Australian man was being hailed a hero on Monday after he raced to his friend who had been mauled by a shark on...
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Southern India truck-train accident takes six lives

At least six people were killed and eight others injured after a lorry collided with an express train in the southern Indian state of...
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Aug. 24 Asia-Pacific News Summary at 1000 GMT

SRINAGAR, Indian-controlled Kashmir -- An Indian Air Force (IAF) MiG-21 crashed Monday in Indian-controlled Kashmir, officials said. According to officials, both...
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Yields on Kenya’s Treasury bills hit new high

Interest rate on Kenya's 91-day Treasury bill has increased to a three-year high following the central bank's decision to raise its benchmark lending rate...
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Congo Airways to launch inaugural flight on Aug. 24

Democratic Republic of Congo's new airline, Congo Airways, will launch its inaugural flight on Aug. 24, 2015, a company source announced on Sunday in...