SYDNEY Al Jazeera reporter Peter Greste, deported after spending 400 days in an Egyptian jail on charges that included aiding a terrorist group, fears he will be found guilty in absentia at a retrial that resumes in Cairo next week. Australian Greste and two Al Jazeera colleagues, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed, were sentenced to seven to 10 years in prison last June in a case that provoked an international outcry. A retrial was ordered after Egypt’s highest court found procedural flaws in the initial case began in February, soon after Greste was deported to his native Australia. Greste said he had been represented by a lawyer at the retrial hearings but was ordered to attend in person when…
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Twenty One Pilots
It’s a good year to be Twenty One Pilots – more specifically a good charting week! The alternative duo’s second album for a major label, Blurryface takes the #1 spot on the Billboard 200 this week…

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Kagera Regional Authority Appeals for Quick Birth Registration

May 29, 2015

[Daily News] BUKOBA District Administrative Secretary (RAS), Mr Clement Ndyamukama has appealed to residents in Kagera Region to utilise the opportunity to register births, deaths and marriages because of its importance adding that the government has announced free issuance of birth certificates for children under five years of age, as it targets to speed up […]

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Ethiopian and Egyptian genomes help map early humans’ route out of Africa

May 29, 2015

Although scientists are confident that all modern human populations can trace their ancestry back to Africa, the route taken out of Africa is still unclear. New genomic analyses of people currently living in Ethiopia and Egypt indicate that Egypt was the major gateway out of Africa and that migration followed a northern rather than a […]

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Open Source Platform Emojidex Offers “Emojis-As-A-Service”

May 29, 2015

 Like them or not, emojis are turning into the mobile era’s lingua franca. Now a project called emojidex is offering “emojis-as-a-service,” with a platform that lets developers share new emojis with each other and add them to their websites and apps. Read More TechCrunch

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Avago to buy Broadcom in $37-billion deal – Los Angeles Times

May 29, 2015

Los Angeles Times Avago to buy Broadcom in $ 37-billion dealLos Angeles TimesLong before Snapchat or Silicon Beach were ideas, chip maker Broadcom Corp. grew from its roots in a Santa Monica condominium into a 10,000-worker powerhouse in Irvine that helped turn Orange County into a technology hub. Co-founders Henry …Avago to Buy Broadcom for $ […]

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Sepp Blatter: FIFA’s ‘few’ corrupt officials must be ‘discovered, punished’ – CNN

May 29, 2015

CNN Sepp Blatter: FIFA's 'few' corrupt officials must be 'discovered, punished'CNNFIFA President Joseph S. Blatter speaks during the 65th FIFA Congress Opening Ceremony at Theater 11 on May 28, 2015 in Zurich, Switzerland. (CNN) — Amid calls for his dismissal Thursday (Friday PHT), FIFA President Sepp Blatter blamed allegations of …Sepp Blatter Is Unfazed Entering FIFA […]

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Small Japanese Island Evacuated as Volcano Violently Erupts – NBCNews.com

May 29, 2015

NBCNews.com Small Japanese Island Evacuated as Volcano Violently EruptsNBCNews.comJapanese authorities ordered all of the estimated 137 people on a small island to evacuate after a volcano erupted Friday morning in a towering plume of thick, black smoke almost six miles high and a shower of fiercely hot rock and toxic gases. Japan's main …Volcano erupts on […]

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Kylie Jenner Says She’s ‘Clearly Not’ Pregnant As She Addresses New Rumors

May 29, 2015

Kylie Jenner has taken to her Twitter page to clear the airwaves of a few rumors about her that have been spreading over the past few months. The 17-year-old Keeping Up With the Kardashians star s… Read More > Starpulse Entertainment News – Celebrity News

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J Lo looks forward to Morocco’s top music festival

May 28, 2015

RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Singer and movie star Jennifer Lopez expressed excitement Thursday about kicking off Morocco’s Mawazine music festival, while insisting she’s still just the girl from the Bronx. Music News Headlines – Yahoo News

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