Wednesday, February 13, 2013

The Afternoon #World #News Report of the 13th of February 2013



7m Egypt Independent
@EgyIndependent
Lawyer demands investigation into new police torture claims http://dlvr.it/2xcb8C 
 

7m Egypt Independent @EgyIndependent
13 still detained over Ettehadaya clashes http://dlvr.it/2xcb8m 
 

11m Press TV @PressTV
 

13m Press TV @PressTV
‘Sanctions cause of #Iran #drug shortage’ http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2013/02/13/288837/sanctions-cause-of-iran-drug-shortage/ … #sanction
 

15m Press TV @PressTV
Syrian #army arrests militants in #Aleppo http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2013/02/13/288844/syrian-army-arrests-militants-in-aleppo/ … #Syria #militant
 

21m The Star @staronline
U.N. agency says Dreamliner batteries should not ship with passengers http://dlvr.it/2xcT9q 
 

37m RT @RT_com
BREAKING UPDATE: Death toll in Donetsk An-24 crash rises to five – Ukraine’s emergency service http://on.rt.com/bq1rei 
 

37m Egypt Independent @EgyIndependent
Sharqiya educators questioned over strike http://dlvr.it/2xcJV6 
 

46m New York Times World @nytimesworld
Flood Control in the Netherlands Now Allows Sea Water In http://nyti.ms/Y98jF8 
 

46m Bloomberg News @BloombergNews
BREAKING: AMR, US Airways said to agree on merger terms; board votes set
 

55m Haaretz.com @haaretzcom
BREAKING NEWS: #Israel confirms existence of '#PrisonerX': 'A man was jailed under false identity'. #BenZygier http://htz.li/VaTfMQ 
 

58m RT @RT_com
First step made: Assange official applicant for Australia Senate elections http://on.rt.com/b2f5ks 
 

1h Reuters Politics @ReutersPolitics
House Republican aims to repeal Medicare doctor pay cuts http://reut.rs/VSQjnZ 
 

1h Bloomberg News @BloombergNews
Cheapest Apple shares in 12 years are encouraging the world’s biggest investors to bet on a stock rebound | http://bloom.bg/VaRxeq 
 

1h Egypt Independent @EgyIndependent
Arrest warrant issued for former Al-Ahram chairman over illegal gifts http://dlvr.it/2xc1PP 
 

1h The Star @staronline
Plane crash landing in Ukraine kills at least four - officials http://dlvr.it/2xc0kP 
 

1h The Associated Press @AP
Police: Three gang associates arrested in videotaped attack on NJ teen who was stripped and whipped: http://apne.ws/X8DfpL  -KM
 

1h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
Little change in Honduras prison where 362 died: On the 14th day of each month, Jesus Garcia joins other relativ... http://bit.ly/12zGoRR 
 

1h RT America @RT_America
BREAKING: Robert Kennedy Jr. among protesters arrested in front of the White House (PHOTO) http://on.rt.com/a9yjvh 
 

1h RT America @RT_America
BREAKING: Activists protesting Keystone XL Pipeline zip-tied themselves to the fence of the White House http://on.rt.com/a9yjvh 
 

1h Shaun Tandon @shauntandon
 

1h Egypt Independent @EgyIndependent
Former VP approved as ambassador to Vatican City http://dlvr.it/2xbjMk 
 

1h Bloomberg News @BloombergNews
Pound falls to 15-month low as BOE growth likely to remain sluggish | http://bloom.bg/VgiTgL 
 

1h RT America @RT_America
BREAKING: 48 activists arrested in front of the White House http://on.rt.com/a9yjvh 
 

1h The Star @staronline
Iran says agreed on "some points" with IAEA - media http://dlvr.it/2xbfZg 
 

2h Political Watch @MKTWPolitics
Lew's confirmation hearing is over. Here's what you missed: http://on.mktw.net/VSLL0X 
 

1h MarketWatch @MarketWatch
Gold settles at lowest level since August http://on.mktw.net/YdOXk3 
 

1h Zee News @ZeeNews
 

1h Zee News @ZeeNews
 

1h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
#Saudi king Abdullah performs funeral prayers on Prince Sattam http://goo.gl/2eA5L 
 

1h The Associated Press @AP
Thomson Reuters to cut 2,500 jobs this year as part of turnaround effort: http://apne.ws/12M9vWw  -KM
 

2h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
Kerry: Response to NKorea will send Iran a message: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says the world must show ... http://bit.ly/UforZJ 
 

2h Bloomberg News @BloombergNews
Time Warner is in talks to sell its magazine division, including TIME and People | http://bloom.bg/XAfu9c 
 

2h The Associated Press @AP
Carnival Cruise Lines cancels 12 voyages for ship disabled after engine room fire: http://apne.ws/12gGxy0  -KM
 

2h Reuters US News @ReutersUS
IRS paid record $125 million to whistleblowers in 2012: report http://reut.rs/VarAvv 
 

2h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
"I have not set foot in Europe or America, even though I have the visas in my passport #JihadMakdissi http://goo.gl/amkrB  #Syria
 

2h RT America @RT_America
Zombie law: CISPA cyber bill resurrected from the dead - http://on.rt.com/uwru6q 
 

2h RT @RT_com
BREAKING UPDATE: 2 die as plane makes emergency landing near #Donetsk, Ukraine http://on.rt.com/bq1rei 
 

2h Haaretz.com @haaretzcom
#Israel's founding ladies way too racy for today's postal service; bare legs 'might insult' - won't star on #stamps http://htz.li/XyWGuI 
 

3h Dawn Media Group @dawn_com
Sindh Assembly passes free education bill | Pakistan | http://DAWN.COM  http://dawn.com/2013/02/13/sindh-assembly-passes-free-education-bill …
 

3h Reuters Top News @Reuters
One passenger dies in Ukraine plane crash landing, fate of two others unclear: rescuers quoted by Interfax
 

3h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
#JihadMakdissi: Tthe popular movement has won the battle for the hearts: http://goo.gl/amkrB  #Syria
 

3h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
Syrian FM, rebel chief to make Moscow visits: Russia: Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem and opposition Na... http://bit.ly/XAOJ8n 
 

3h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
Dubai approves $1.6 bln island plan with giant ferris wheel: Dubai gives the go ahead to plans for a new $1.6 bi... http://bit.ly/UfbnmQ 
 

3h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
Israeli soldiers wound man near Syrian Golan fence: Israeli soldiers shoot across the cease-fire line with Syria... http://bit.ly/XAOJVT 
 

3h Reuters Top News @Reuters
AIRPLANE MAKES CRASH LANDING IN DONETSK, UKRAINE - INTERFAX
 

3h The Star @staronline
Hunt steps down as British Olympic Association chief http://dlvr.it/2xZgfV 
 

3h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
#JihadMakdissi: "The goals of the popular movement are frankly legitimate:" http://goo.gl/amkrB  #Syria
 

3h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
Syrian FM spokesman #JihadMakdissi breaks silence, speaks of escape from #Syria http://goo.gl/ITIqo 
 

3h The Star @staronline
Egyptian court orders release of one of Mubarak's closest aides http://dlvr.it/2xZcrm 
 

3h Ruptly @Ruptly
#American gun owners protest in #NY against stronger #gun control http://youtu.be/hoYzf8tSLWQ 
 

4h TheTell @thetellblog
Apple $AAPL faces opportunities and risks with iPhone expansion analysts say http://blogs.marketwatch.com/thetell/2013/02/13/apple-faces-opportunity-and-risks-with-iphone-expansion/ …
 

3h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Syria death toll nears 70,000 http://reut.rs/14SuyFj 
 

3h The Associated Press @AP
Lebanese protesters prevent diesel and kerosene tanker trucks from crossing into Syria: http://apne.ws/12LVI22  -KM
 

4h The Star @staronline
Guatemalan leader sees paradigm shift on drug policy http://dlvr.it/2xZCWx 
 

4h Egypt Independent @EgyIndependent
Former presidential chief of staff Azmy released pending retrial http://dlvr.it/2xZ1Xf 
 

4h Egypt Independent @EgyIndependent
Three sentenced to life in prison for armed robbery http://dlvr.it/2xZ1YC 
 

4h MarketWatch @MarketWatch
S&P 500 turns negative, down 0.95 pts to 1,518.48
 

4h Agence France-Presse @AFP
'Willing to marry man even if he is polygamous as long as his first wife is informed': Saudi online matchmaking a hit: http://bit.ly/15cpXiq 
 

4h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
#Iran accused of ‘faking it’ in Photoshopped fighter jet blunder http://english.alarabiya.net/articles/2013/02/13/266089.html … #Qaher #FighterJet
 

4h Reuters Politics @ReutersPolitics
Obama's treasury secretary pick Jack Lew faces grilling on Citigroup at Senate hearing http://reut.rs/VUEBnL 
 

4h Press TV @PressTV
A man throws eggs on the shields of anti-riot police as US Goodyear Tire & Rubber workers demonstrate in front of http://twitpic.com/c3e3wo 
 
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4h Press TV @PressTV
#Israeli soldiers fire at Palestinians outside #Ofer Prison near the West Bank city of #Ramallah on Feb.12, 2013. http://twitpic.com/c3e37r 
 
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4h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
Syrian regime forces have killed 118 people today: Coordination Committees #Syria #Assad
 

4h Press TV @PressTV
A #tornado touched down yesterday evening in #Hattiesburg, #Mississippi. http://twitpic.com/c3e2u5 
 
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4h Agence France-Presse @AFP
Rebels seize most of strategic army base in north #Syria, watchdog says: http://bit.ly/12yiXZ8 
 

4h Breaking News @BreakingNews
Investigation doesn't stop just because suspect believed dead, LAPD spokesman says on Dorner probe - @ABC7; live video: http://bit.ly/UEv21g 
 

4h Reuters Politics @ReutersPolitics
White House wants Congress to create $2 billion green energy fund http://reut.rs/VUDpkf 
 

4h BBC Breaking News @BBCBreaking
Pope Benedict XVI is leading his final Mass before stepping down http://bbc.in/15cpE7b 
 

4h Reuters Top News @Reuters
NOW LIVE: Officials hold press conference on Christopher Dorner investigation http://bit.ly/RWT1SI 
 

5h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
#Shaam Network: A car bomb explodes in al-Malaab district in Homs
 

5h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

5h Agence France-Presse @AFP
Russia's state giant Rosneft signs Alaska oil field deal with ExxonMobil: http://f24.my/15cn8Od 
 

5h The Star @staronline
Egyptian police strike, seek interior minister's ouster http://dlvr.it/2xYPBR 
 

5h The Star @staronline
After assassination, Tunisia increases security for politicians http://dlvr.it/2xYP8c 
 

5h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Syrian troops bombard rebel posts around capital http://reut.rs/X50lR6 
 

5h The Star @staronline
Armed robbers make off with RM1.2mil after hijacking security van http://dlvr.it/2xYP7r 
 

5h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

5h Agence France-Presse @AFP
Unemployed Frenchman self-immolates outside state employment agency to protest dole exclusion: http://bit.ly/15ckXdw 
 

5h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Apple cuts MacBook prices by up to $200 http://reut.rs/X4XGXx 
 

5h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

5h Reuters Top News @Reuters
S&P 500 trades above 1,523.57 - highest intraday level since November 1, 2007 $INX
 

5h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

5h The Associated Press @AP
BREAKING: U.S. companies rebuilt stockpiles at a slower pace in December, dragging on economic growth -KM
 

5h BBC News (World) @BBCWorld
VIDEO: How New Orleans has become the "Hollywood of the South", spawning hits such as Django Unchained and Treme http://bbc.in/15cg18C 
 

5h Randy Archibold @rcarchiboldNYT
Guns are flooding a #Mexico City church. And the police could not be happier. @ElisabethMalkin looks at buyback pgm http://nyti.ms/WHMWii 
 

6h MarketWatch @MarketWatch
Follow Treasury nominee Jack Lew's confirmation hearing via live blog http://on.mktw.net/15cdds3 
 

6h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

6h Agence France-Presse @AFP
Kuwait court acquits five opposition activists accused of insulting emir via their Twitter accounts: http://bit.ly/15ccXcD 
 

6h RT @RT_com
Military forces from Italy, Qatar in Libyan port ahead of revolution anniversary – RT sources http://on.rt.com/0bxjkm 
 

6h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Russia science park Skolkovo hit by fraud probe http://reut.rs/V9jN0U 
 

6h The Jakarta Globe @thejakartaglobe
KPK Seizes Three Houses Owned by Police General in Simulator Graft Case http://jglo.be/2Ocd 
 

6h Kirsten Salyer @kirstensalyer
Let's down-size super-sized America: http://bloom.bg/V6cIyh 
 

6h Breaking News @BreakingNews
Report: California driver's license naming Christopher Dorner found in burned cabin with body, @AP source says
 

6h Olivia Alabaster @OliviaAlabaster
Activists decry sexual violence in Egypt, region | News , Local News | THE DAILY STAR http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Local-News/2013/Feb-13/206223-activists-decry-sexual-violence-in-egypt-region.ashx …
 

6h MarketWatch @MarketWatch
U.S. stocks open mostly higher, but Dow edges down
 

6h Egypt Independent @EgyIndependent
Protesting legally: Demonstration bill deemed highly restrictive http://dlvr.it/2xXQ0d 
 

6h Agence France-Presse @AFP
#UPDATE: Zimbabwe elections to take place in July: PM
 

6h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

6h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Sickly sea-lion pups have been getting stranded in record numbers on the coast of Southern California. http://on.wsj.com/12JWXyL 
 

6h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Israel struggles to keep cloak of secrecy over spy story http://reut.rs/YX1yZO 


3h BBC Radio 4
@BBCRadio4
More people in America are killed by falling into holes they've dug on the beach than by sharks ... http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01qjc0l …
 

3h Agence France-Presse @AFP
He puts a snake up his nose & pulls it out of his mouth, gagging: @edwardesjones takes pics of China street performer: http://bit.ly/15c60IB 
 

3h Bloomberg News @BloombergNews
Apple said to have 100 engineers working on wristwatch computer | http://bloom.bg/XzabGZ 
 

3h The Star @staronline
New Zimbabwe hangman does not mean executions to go ahead http://dlvr.it/2xXJ77 
 

3h Agence France-Presse @AFP
#BREAKING: Zimbabwe to hold referendum on new constitution in March: PM
 

3h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Sri Lanka's wartime investigation lags as abuses persist: U.N. http://reut.rs/V962PN 
 

3h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
#BreakingNews: At least 100 people have been killed by Syrian regime forces today: Syrian network
 

3h Post World News @PostWorldNews
Maldives ex-president says he has taken refuge at Indian Embassy following arrest warrant http://wapo.st/Y8tIy5 
 

3h Asahi Shimbun AJW @AJWasahi
South Koreans shrug off nuclear neighbor, check out cosmetics sale http://ajw.asahi.com/article/asia/korean_peninsula/AJ201302130103 …
 

8m  @WorldNewsRTLive
Millions are hunting for romantic love but @platospodcasts argues it is a very bad thing indeed #love #valentinesday http://bbc.in/X0LXbb 

3h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

4h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
U.S. worries North Korean nuclear blast this week was small warhead, sign of big tech advance. http://on.wsj.com/Y7Fn04 
 

4h Reuters Top News @Reuters
#BREAKING Retail sales rise 0.1 percent in January versus 0.5 percent in December
 

4h New York Times World @nytimesworld
India Ink: Former Indian Air Force Chief Denies Taking Bribes http://nyti.ms/Za7oef 
 

4h BBC News (World) @BBCWorld
Office of President Hamid Karzai condemns "attack on civilians" in Kunar province, Afghanistan - reports @BBCKarenAllen http://bbc.in/YcW7EZ 
 

4h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

4h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

4h The Star @staronline
India to lobby for wrestling's Olympic status http://dlvr.it/2xWYyM 
 

4h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Exclusive: Russia plans $25-$30 billion oil-for-loans deal with China http://reut.rs/YWT7h4 
 

4h Susan Njanji @SusanNjanji
Zimbabwe arrests 7 "extremely rude" French tourists in Victoria Falls. #AFP http://news.iafrica.com/africannews/842400.html …
 

4h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

4h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
Violence continues in #Syria, #UN says death toll approaching 70,000 http://english.alarabiya.net/articles/2013/02/13/266031.html …
 

4h The Jakarta Globe @thejakartaglobe
Indonesia Condemns North Korea’s ‘Deplorable’ Nuclear Test http://jglo.be/2OaY 
 

4h Egypt Independent @EgyIndependent
National dialogue postponed, Strong Egypt suspends participation http://dlvr.it/2xWC1w 
 

4h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Egypt floods Gaza tunnels to cut Palestinian lifeline http://reut.rs/V8LpDg 
 

4h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

4h The Associated Press @AP
Intelligence community scrambles for insights into North Korea's nuclear progress after test: http://apne.ws/X7fD4D  - VW
 

4h Egypt Independent @EgyIndependent
Breaking: Salafi cleric Mahmoud Shaaban, accused of inciting murder after fatwa permitting murder of NSF members, released on LE5000 bail
 

4h Asahi Shimbun AJW @AJWasahi
Art exhibition draws link between two nuclear disasters http://ajw.asahi.com/article/behind_news/social_affairs/AJ201302130064 …
 

5h The Jakarta Globe @thejakartaglobe
Areas in South, East Jakarta Swamped Again http://jglo.be/2OaF 
 

5h Post World News @PostWorldNews
Syrian official warns of trafficking in antiquities, urges UN to protect country’s heritage http://wapo.st/Z9XcCk 
 

5h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

5h Egypt Independent @EgyIndependent
Central Bank governor's car stolen, bodyguard killed http://dlvr.it/2xVpZz 
 

5h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Texas and California spar over jobs and taxes http://reut.rs/V8EolZ 
 

5h Asahi Shimbun AJW @AJWasahi
Special investigative reports on the People’s Liberation Army http://ajw.asahi.com/category/special/pla/ …
 

5h BBC News (World) @BBCWorld
Musician Anoushka Shankar says she was sexually abused as a child by a man her parents trusted http://bbc.in/YcLu5f 
 

5h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

5h Agence France-Presse @AFP
Jihadist group Ahrar al-Sham emerging from shadows in north #Syria, playing up its more moderate form of Islam: http://bit.ly/YqAWOF 
 

5h Stephen Dockery @S_Dockery
 

5h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Maldives ex-president flees to Indian embassy to avoid arrest http://reut.rs/YWHBlK 
 

5h The Associated Press @AP
BREAKING: EU, US agree to launch talks for trans-Atlantic free trade deal.
 

6h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Syrian troops bombard rebel posts around capital http://reut.rs/YpO7zn 
 

6h Press TV @PressTV
 

6h Press TV @PressTV
 

6h Rima S. Aboulmona @RimaSAboulmona
#Sleiman says things won't be fixed in #Arsal until perpetrators are arrested. http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Politics/2013/Feb-13/206274-warrants-for-2-lebanese-suspects-in-attack-on-army.ashx …
 

6h The Star @staronline
Meat products have been fraudulently labelled - EU health chief http://dlvr.it/2xV6hs 
 

6h Egypt Independent @EgyIndependent
Breaking: Cassation Court orders retrial for former ministers Habib al-Adly and Ahmed Nazif in the license plates case. #Egypt
 

6h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
#BreakingNews: The Free Syrian Army are in control of Giza town in Daraa: Media Center
 

6h Rima S. Aboulmona @RimaSAboulmona
#Siniora says wants #elections to be held on time. Stay tuned for story. http://www.dailystar.com.lb 
 

6h Breaking News @BreakingNews
Iran has started installing a new generation of uranium enrichment centrifuges at its Natanz nuclear site, local media reports - @Reuters
 

6h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Bankruptcy court clears Hostess to sell Twinkie, Ho Hos, Ding Dongs and other brands. http://on.wsj.com/Y9Jz1b 
 

6h Post World News @PostWorldNews
Reporters without Borders: Somali journalist detained without trial freed http://wapo.st/Y8jcXD 
 

6h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

6h The Star @staronline
Daughter caned and told to transfer from school for not finishing homework, claims dad http://dlvr.it/2xTxJV 
 

6h The Star @staronline
Cops apply for inquest into William Yau's death http://dlvr.it/2xTxJP 
 

6h The Star @staronline
Three killed in bus-car collision on East-West Highway http://dlvr.it/2xTxJB 
 

6h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Detroit mayor to make final pitch to avoid takeover of city http://reut.rs/YqDNan 
 

6h Agence France-Presse @AFP
British police arrest six current or former journalists in new phone hacking probe: http://bit.ly/YqDNHB 
 

6h Press TV @PressTV
http://www.presstv.ir/  A wounded #Afghan boy receives treatment at a hospital in #Kunar province on February 13, http://twitpic.com/c3ayrh 
 
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6h Press TV @PressTV
http://www.presstv.ir/  #Nepalese bystanders look at the area where a #Tibetan #monk sets himself on #fire at Boud http://twitpic.com/c3ayhl 
 
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6h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

6h The Star @staronline
Slovenian snap election looms as another junior party quits http://dlvr.it/2xThhf 
 

6h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

6h Egypt Independent @EgyIndependent
Protesters block roads and rails in push for better security http://dlvr.it/2xTbl5 
 

6h Reuters Top News @Reuters
South Africa's Ramphele quits Gold Fields for politics http://reut.rs/VSaoe7 
 

6h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Pope gets ecstatic welcome in one of last public appearances http://reut.rs/VS9gal 
 

7h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

7h The Star @staronline
One-man bank keeps German village business running http://dlvr.it/2xTHj2 
 

7h Post World News @PostWorldNews
21-year-old woman dies of bird flu in southwest China http://wapo.st/Z9zHJJ 
 

7h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

7h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
U.S. will keep pressuring the Syrian regime and keep supporting the Syrian opposition http://english.alarabiya.net/articles/2013/02/13/265990.html … … #syria #USA #StateOfTheUnion
 

7h Haaretz.com @haaretzcom
Talks between #UN nuclear watchdog and #Iran begin in #Tehran http://htz.li/Wl2Yge 
 

7h The Associated Press @AP
BREAKING: Pope Benedict XVI says he is resigning for 'good of church'
 

7h Post World News @PostWorldNews
Indian authorities ease curfew in parts of Kashmir in wake of days of violent protests http://wapo.st/12x0RGM 
 

7h Dawn Media Group @dawn_com
Troops defuse 600-kilo bomb in north Mali: French military http://wp.me/p2awqS-dlFG 
 

7h BBC News (World) @BBCWorld
LIVE: Pope Benedict XVI speaks in public at the Vatican for first time since he announced his resignation http://bbc.in/YcpSWv 
 

7h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Russia will continue to supply arms to Syria: export agency http://reut.rs/YWsp8e 
 

7h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Security forces kill suspected militant in Russian Caucasus http://reut.rs/VS7lCQ 
 

7h Human Rights Watch @hrw
Canada: Abusive Policing, Neglect Along ‘Highway of Tears’ http://bit.ly/Z9KkMy 
 

8h Agence France-Presse @AFP
Top French international footballer cited in under-age prostitution probe: http://bit.ly/Uds5mS 
 

8h The Star @staronline
Malaysia condemns North Korean nuke test http://dlvr.it/2xSghk 
 

8h Post World News @PostWorldNews
3-year-old Cambodian girl dies of bird flu in the country’s 6th fatality this year http://wapo.st/Y86qbG 
 

8h MarketWatch @MarketWatch
Dollar extends fall against yen; focus on G20 http://on.mktw.net/Y86yYL 
 

8h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

8h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

8h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

8h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
#Obama stands firm on supporting #Syrian oppostion: State of Union http://english.alarabiya.net/articles/2013/02/13/265990.html …
 

8h Zee News @ZeeNews
VVIP Chopper deal: CBI to begin probe in graft allegations http://zeenews.india.com/news/nation/chopper-deal-cbi-to-begin-probe-in-graft-allegations_828789.html … #India
 

8h Asahi Shimbun AJW @AJWasahi
Abe to impose new sanctions against N. Korea over nuclear test http://ajw.asahi.com/article/behind_news/politics/AJ201302130056 …
 

8h Asahi Shimbun AJW @AJWasahi
U.S. says to take lead to contain North Korea http://ajw.asahi.com/article/asia/korean_peninsula/AJ201302130073 …
 

8h Post World News @PostWorldNews
After Obama’s speech, Afghan official says nation’s forces ready to take over responsibility http://wapo.st/V7SjIV 
 

8h The Star @staronline
Puspen inmate charged with murdering fellow inmate http://dlvr.it/2xS1sD 
 

8h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
Who is #Assad sending to negotiate with the opposition? Our Lion's Den info-graphic profiles some likely candidates: http://english.alarabiya.net/index/static/lionsden_en …
 

9h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

9h Press TV @PressTV
 

9h Press TV @PressTV
 

9h Press TV @PressTV
 

9h Press TV @PressTV
 

9h Press TV @PressTV
 

9h Dawn Media Group @dawn_com
Dozen injured in Bangladesh war crimes protest http://wp.me/p2awqS-dlEx 
 

9h The Star @staronline
One dead, 17 hospitalised after eating 'red tide' mussels http://dlvr.it/2xRbyG 
 

9h Agence France-Presse @AFP
#Japan cast as villain in global currency war drama, accused of driving down the yen's value #AFP http://bit.ly/12wv20Z 
 

9h The Associated Press @AP
Family of ICE agent killed in ambush in Mexico and agent who survived the attack sue federal government: http://apne.ws/12KFnuu  - VW
 

9h The Associated Press @AP
AP VIDEO: President Obama vows to create new jobs without raising federal deficit in State of Union address. http://apne.ws/Yqj2vp 
 

9h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
#Child #brides also linked to #Kurdish problem - Opinion - VISIT http://english.alarabiya.net/views/2013/02/13/265988.html …
 

9h Dawn Media Group @dawn_com
Karachi violence claims four lives http://wp.me/p2awqS-dlE2 
 

9h The Star @staronline
France to miss 2013 deficit goal - foreign minister http://dlvr.it/2xRRnF 
 

9h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

1h  @WorldNewsRTLive
Yahoo! News: Pope makes 1st public appearance since bombshell http://yhoo.it/XyKdqQ 

9h New York Times World @nytimesworld
Iran to Resume Nuclear Talks http://nyti.ms/Z9AlqE 
 

9h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
#BreakingNews: Russian official confirms Moscow is still supplying the Syrian regime with air defense systems: AFP
 

9h Post World News @PostWorldNews
Currency fears spread in Latin America http://wapo.st/Z8fJiu 
 

10h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
 

10h BBC News (World) @BBCWorld
French carmaker PSA #Peugeot Citroen reports a net loss of 5bn euros for 2012 http://bbc.in/YccLVw 
 

10h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
#BreakingNews: Armed attack on Egyptian central bank governor's car
 

10h The Associated Press @AP
US Geological Survey says magnitude 5.1 earthquake strikes near Nevada-California state line: http://apne.ws/X1pQla  - vw
 

10h Zee News @ZeeNews
VVIP Chopper Scam: Loot in every department of UPA govt, says BJP http://zeenews.india.com/news/nation/loot-in-every-department-of-upa-govt-bjp_828752.html …
 

10h Agence France-Presse @AFP
#BREAKING: NATO air strike kills 10 civilians, mostly women and children - Afghan officials
 

10h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Finmeccanica chopper deal to be scrapped if charges proven: India http://reut.rs/VRX1uq 
 

10h Asahi Shimbun AJW @AJWasahi
EDITORIAL: North Korea ruins opportunity to mend fences, further isolates itself http://ajw.asahi.com/article/views/editorial/AJ201302130040 …
 

10h Bloomberg News @BloombergNews
BREAKING: ING cutting 2,400 jobs as fourth-quarter profit misses estimate
 

11h The Jakarta Globe @thejakartaglobe
#Nepal Police Report 100th #Tibet Self-Immolation Bid http://bit.ly/12wa7Ls 
 

11h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
Afghan government welcomes Obama's troop withdrawal plan: Afghan government welcomes Obama's troop withdrawal plan http://bit.ly/12ekgRz 
 

11h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
France arrests 17 Kurds in PKK probe: Seventeen Kurds have been arrested in southwestern France in an anti-terro... http://bit.ly/WZKrGs 
 

11h The Daily Star @DailyStarLeb
#Activists in #Beirut decry sexual violence in #Egypt, region | News , Local News | THE DAILY STAR http://dailystar.com.lb/News/Local-News/2013/Feb-13/206223-activists-decry-sexual-violence-in-egypt-region.ashx …
 

11h Rima S. Aboulmona @RimaSAboulmona
#Gasoline prices shoot up again in #Lebanon. Story upcoming. http://www.dailystar.com.lb 
 

11h Post World News @PostWorldNews
Obama's six options for dealing with North Korea (they're all terrible) http://wapo.st/Y7iVUO 
 

11h The Jakarta Globe @thejakartaglobe
Foreign Funding Saves Sun Bears in #Balikpapan http://bit.ly/12w6zsw 
 

11h MarketWatch @MarketWatch
Japan's Nikkei Average ends 1% down at 11,251.41
 

11h New York Times World @nytimesworld
Thai Soldiers Repel Attack in Major Blow to Insurgents http://nyti.ms/Z9pJrT 
 

11h BBC News (World) @BBCWorld
UN Security Council promises action against North #Korea over its third nuclear test http://bbc.in/Yc4h0n  #UNSC #NorthKorea
 

11h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
U.N. warns of ‘catastrophic’ violence in #Mali #UN http://english.alarabiya.net/articles/2013/02/13/266003.html …
 

11h The Associated Press @AP
North Korea's neighbors bolster military preparations, while studying evidence from Pyongyang's 3rd nuke test: http://apne.ws/Y7T3Z1 
 

12h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
#Obama pledges to keep fighting #terrorism: #StateoftheUnion VISIT: http://english.alarabiya.net/articles/2013/02/13/265990.html …
 

12h Bloomberg News @BloombergNews
Singapore's Eu Yan Sang expands from traditional Chinese medicine to vitamins | http://bloom.bg/V64iH2 
 

13h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
A bedridden man used Skype and an iPad to testify in court. http://on.wsj.com/Yasm7X 
 

13h Al Arabiya English @AlArabiya_Eng
#SaudiArabia's #Riyadh govenor dies: VISIT http://english.alarabiya.net/articles/2013/02/12/265909.html …
 

13h Bloomberg News @BloombergNews
Cnooc wins final clearance for $15.1B takeover of Nexen | http://bloom.bg/WGyxmD 
 

13h Breaking News @BreakingNews
Tibetan protester sets himself on fire in Nepal, police official says - @AP http://huff.to/X3IFFv 
 

13h Haaretz.com @haaretzcom
In State of the Union @BarackObama: #US will stand by #Israel in pursuit of security & long lasting peace http://htz.li/11Fli9Q 
 

13h The Associated Press @AP
Obama urges Congress to embrace his plans to use gov't money to create jobs, strengthen middle class: #SOTU http://apne.ws/12KuhWu 
 

13h Bloomberg TV @BloombergTV
"We can say, with renewed confidence: The State of the Union is stronger." WATCH President @BarackObama's #SOTU http://bloom.bg/14RhwYH 
 

13h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Rubio: "Nothing has frustrated me more than false choices like the ones the President laid out tonight." http://on.wsj.com/Y7Ogqw  #SOTU
 

13h BN Politics @BNPolitics
Congress offered a bipartisan standing "O" for Obama on immigration message -- but Boehner stayed seated | http://bloom.bg/VTsfw2  #SOTU
 

13h BBC News US @BBCNewsUS
(cont.) "... I oppose your plans because I want to protect my neighbors." - #MarcoRubio's #Republican #SOTU response http://bbc.in/YbMhDj 
 

14h BBC News US @BBCNewsUS
#MarcoRubio's #Republican response: "So Mr. President, I don’t oppose your plans because I want to protect the rich... "
 

14h Reuters Top News @Reuters
In rebuttal to Obama, Senator Rubio tries to soften Republicans' tone http://reut.rs/YpNIgy 
 

14h Bloomberg News @BloombergNews
Rebuttal to be delivered by Sen. Marco Rubio, set to urge president to halt "obsession" with taxes | http://bloom.bg/X2sM2a 
 

13h BBC News (World) @BBCWorld
Chile's #Mapuche Indians clash with police in Collipulli http://bbc.in/YbMG8R 
 

14h Tim Hanrahan @TimJHanrahan
Rubio: I don't want to protect the rich. I want to protect my neighbors. Our live blog: http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2013/02/12/live-blog-obamas-2013-state-of-the-union-address/ …
 

13h Bloomberg News @BloombergNews
The full text of Sen. Marco Rubio's rebuttal to President Obama's State of the Union address | http://bloom.bg/12dPBng  #sotu
 

14h The Jakarta Globe @thejakartaglobe
5.8-Magnitude #Earthquake Rocks Southeast #Maluku http://bit.ly/11FicCI 
 

14h The Caucus @thecaucus
Obama pledges more transparency on secret operations http://nyti.ms/VeILcI 
 

14h The Star @staronline
'Single shot' heard in burning US fugitive cabin (updated) http://dlvr.it/2xPjMt 
 

14h The Star @staronline
Spanish parliament moves to protect bullfights http://dlvr.it/2xPjL5 
 

14h Press TV @PressTV
Rich must pay fair share of tax: #Obama http://shar.es/YjuCj 
 

14h BBC News US @BBCNewsUS
"Thank you, God bless you, and God bless the United States of America." - #Obama concludes #SOTU http://bbc.in/YbJxG1 
 

14h New York Times World @nytimesworld
"We will engage Russia to seek further reductions in our nuclear arsenals," Obama says.
 

14h New York Times World @nytimesworld
In SOTU address Obama says, "America must also face the real and rapidly growing threat from cyber-attacks."
 

14h Kirsten Salyer @kirstensalyer
"As Americans, we all share the same proud title: We are citizens" #sotu
 

14h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Obama: "We are citizens. It's a word that doesn't just describe our nationality or legal status. It describes the way we're made." #SOTU
 

14h New York Times World @nytimesworld
"As long as I’m Commander-in-Chief...we will maintain the best military the world has ever known."
 

14h Alastair Leithead @aleithead
Reports of a body found in cabin after suspected #Dorner standoff. ID could take a long time.
 

14h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Obama: "Gabby Giffords deserves a vote. The families of Newtown deserve a vote. The families of Aurora deserve a vote." http://on.wsj.com/YbId6g 
 

14h BN Politics @BNPolitics
Obama: "They deserve a simple vote." #guncontrol #SOTU
 

14h Businessweek @BW
More than 11,000 people were murdered with guns in 2011, giving the U.S. a per capita gun death rate next to Peru: http://buswk.co/11bLWqw 
 

14h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Obama: "In the 2 months since Newtown, more than a 1,000 birthdays, graduations, anniversaries have been stolen from our lives by a bullet."
 

14h New York Times World @nytimesworld
President says we're focusing on training and equipping Afghan forces and counterterrorism efforts that target "remnants of Al Qaeda."
 

14h The Star @staronline
Colombian rebels say they freed five captives http://dlvr.it/2xPbsq 
 

14h New York Times World @nytimesworld
Obama: In the Middle East "we know the process will be messy" and US can't presume to dictate the course of change in countries like Egypt.
 

14h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Obama: "We will ensure equal treatment for all service members, and equal benefits for their families – gay and straight" #SOTU
 

14h Reuters Top News @Reuters
Obama challenges divided Congress to back his job proposals http://reut.rs/VRyPbK 
 

14h New York Times World @nytimesworld
United States needs to help countries like Yemen, Libya and Somalia in their fights against extremist threats, Obama says.
 

14h Breaking News @BreakingNews
Body discovered in cabin where fugitive Christopher Dorner was believed to be holed up - @latimes, @abcnews
 

14h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Obama: "What makes you a man isn't the ability to conceive a child; it's having the courage to raise one." #SOTU
 

14h Businessweek @BW
Obama: "Let’s declare ... no one who works full-time should have to live in poverty, and raise the federal minimum wage to $9.00 an hour."
 

14h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Obama: "Send me a comprehensive immigration reform bill in the next few months, and I will sign it right away." http://trib.al/Oy3OjaD  #SOTU
 

14h Bloomberg News @BloombergNews
Effective reform is the only way to secure American borders: @BloombergView | http://bloom.bg/X3BrkU  #sotu
 

14h Businessweek @BW
With $1 trillion in student debt, it's no longer a given that college pays http://buswk.co/QecmN0  #SOTU
 

14h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Obama: "Taxpayers cannot continue to subsidize the soaring cost of higher education. Colleges must do their part to keep costs down." #SOTU
 

14h Bloomberg News @BloombergNews
Germany isn't even the most innovative country in education | http://bloom.bg/YJ25SQ  #sotu
 

14h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Obama: "I propose working with states to make high-quality preschool available to every child in America." http://on.wsj.com/YbEa9Z 
 

14h Nick Timiraos @NickTimiraos
Obama: "Even with mortgage rates near a 50-year low, too many families with solid credit who want to buy a home are being rejected."
 

14h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Obama: "Let's prove that there is no better place to do business than the U.S.A. and let's start right away." http://on.wsj.com/VeGHBD  #SOTU
 

14h The Associated Press @AP
RT @AP_Politics #Obama: Health care reform already helping to slow health care costs. http://apne.ws/YbD3qJ  #SOTU
 

15h Michael Howard Saul @MichaelHwrdSaul
Obama: "For the sake of our children and our future, we must do more to combat climate change." Mayor cited this issue in his endorsement. 
 

15h Mark Mardell @BBCMarkMardell
Obama - we must do more to combat climate change. Brief standing ovation.
 

15h BBC News US @BBCNewsUS
Via @KianpourWorld: "This year, Apple will start making Macs in America again" - Apple CEO Tim Cook, in First Lady's #SOTU box, smiles wide
 

15h Post World News @PostWorldNews
Police: DNA tests confirm that New Zealand girl is not missing British girl Madeleine McCann http://wapo.st/Z93wKt 
 

15h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Obama: "The 12 hottest years on record have all come in the last 15." Live blog: http://on.wsj.com/X0HvJM  #SOTU
 

15h Mark Mardell @BBCMarkMardell
Obama is telling Congress what has to be done - but there is no sense of compromise here - Republicans will hate it.
 

15h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Obama: "We produce more oil at home than we have in 15 years. We have doubled the distance our cars will go on a gallon of gas." #SOTU
 

15h Mark Mardell @BBCMarkMardell
Obama proposes "modest reforms" to Medicare -but can't ask "nothing from wealthiest & most powerful"
 

15h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Obama: "It's not a bigger government we need, but a smarter government that sets priorities and invests in broad-based growth." #SOTU
 

15h Michael Howard Saul @MichaelHwrdSaul
President Obama: "Our government shouldn’t make promises we cannot keep – but we must keep the promises we’ve already made." 
 

15h Bloomberg View @BloombergView
Manufactured crises is what Congress does best. Take that away, and what's left for them to do? | http://bloom.bg/sotu  #sotu
 

15h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Obama: "A growing economy that creates good, middle-class jobs – that must be the North Star that guides our efforts." #SOTU
 

15h Businessweek @BW
Obama: "The greatest nation on Earth cannot keep conducting its business by drifting from one manufactured crisis to the next." #SOTU
 

15h RT @RT_com
BREAKING: Obama signs executive order on cyber security http://on.rt.com/nrhvr1 
 

15h Businessweek @BW
If deficit reduction is going to happen, Medicare and Medicaid will have to endure some cuts. Period. http://buswk.co/Y7IR2B  #SOTU
 

15h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Obama: "Why would we choose to make deeper cuts to education and Medicare just to protect special interest tax breaks?" #SOTU
 

15h Bloomberg News @BloombergNews
Departing Secretary of Defense Panetta says cuts threaten "readiness crisis" | http://bloom.bg/WHK3y7  #sotu
 

15h BBC Breaking News @BBCBreaking
"The state of our union is strong" - President @BarackObama starts #SOTU speech. Watch and follow LIVE: http://bbc.in/YbBpW6  & @BBCNewsUS
 

15h Businessweek @BW
What President Obama really means: I can't do squat for the economy without some help from Congress: http://buswk.co/159Zwd6  #SOTU
 

15h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Full text of @BarackObama's planned #SOTU speech: http://on.wsj.com/X0F3TA 
 

15h Breaking News @BreakingNews
Obama: Task is to 'reignite true engine of America's economic growth,' the middle class - State of the Union broadcast http://bit.ly/Z1HV6x 
 

15h Wall Street Journal @WSJ
Obama: "We buy more American cars than we have in 5 years, and less foreign oil than we have in 20." http://on.wsj.com/Z95zOM  #SOTU
 

15h Bloomberg View @BloombergView
No one believes Obama's line (from JFK) that the two parties are not "rivals for power." | http://bloom.bg/sotu  #sotu
 

15h Bloomberg News @BloombergNews
BREAKING: President Obama calls for increasing minimum wage to $9/hour
 

15h Agence France-Presse @AFP
#BREAKING: Obama vows 'firm' action against N.Korea 'provocations'
 

15h Agence France-Presse @AFP
#BREAKING: By the end of 2014, US 'war in Afghanistan will be over,' Obama says
 

15h New York Times World @nytimesworld
World Briefing | Europe: France: Aid Workers Convicted in Adoption Scheme http://nyti.ms/Y7Ind0 
 

15h BN Politics @BNPolitics
"Mr. Speaker, the president of the United States." #SOTU
 

15h BBC News (World) @BBCWorld
Sergeant at Arms of U.S. House introduces President #Obama as he enters House chamber for #SOTU address. Via @BBCNewsUS http://bbc.in/Ybz4dR 
 

15h MarketWatch @MarketWatch
Watch President Obama's State of the Union address live on MarketWatch http://on.mktw.net/Ybvz7k 
 

16h The Associated Press @AP
BREAKING: AP Source: Suspect never emerged from burning California cabin: http://apne.ws/YbtZST  -AB
 

16h Post World News @PostWorldNews
New UN report says human trafficking found in 118 countries, majority of victims are women http://wapo.st/Z8SJzX 
 

16h MarketWatch @MarketWatch
Obama vows not to increase deficit with new plans http://on.mktw.net/YVvvcQ  via @grobb2000
 

16h RT @RT_com
Iran urges destruction of world's atomic weapons after N. Korea nuclear test http://on.rt.com/3xzkno 
 

16h Post World News @PostWorldNews
Guantanamo official says gov’t had hidden microphone but did not monitor attorney meetings http://wapo.st/Y7A94s 
 

16h Sarah Turner @SarahTurnerMKTW
Asia stocks mostly trade higher. Sydney outperforms after Commonwealth Bank earnings. http://tinyurl.com/bcax2db 
 

16h Sarah Turner @SarahTurnerMKTW
Australia's benchmark stock index is now firmly over the 5,000 level, with banks leading the gains.
 

16h The Star @staronline
 


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