1. Nigeria ‘girl bomber’ attacks market
     Published by BBC on 2015-01-11 at 02:45:50

At least 19 people are killed and several injured by a bomb reported to be strapped to a girl aged about 10 in north-eastern Nigeria, police say.

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2. Paris policeman’s brother: ‘Islam is a religion of love.
My brother was killed by terrorists, by false Muslims’

     Published by The Guardian on 2015-01-11 at 04:07:33

Ahmed Merabet was the first police officer at the scene of the Charlie Hebdo attack. He was shot dead in cold blood. Now his brother has appealed for calmParis attacks: 1m expected for anti-terror rally - live Continue reading...

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4. Lassana Bathily: the Paris kosher supermarket hero
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-01-11 at 14:46:14

Shopworker hid customers in a cold store then escaped via liftParis attacks: 1m expected for anti-terror rally - live Continue reading...

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6. German newspaper that reprinted Muhammad cartoons firebombed
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-01-11 at 14:17:45

Arson attack on offices of Hamburg tabloid that published Charlie Hebdo cartoons on front page after Paris massacre• Paris attacks: 1m expected for anti-terror rally Continue reading...

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7. Scores dead in Pakistan road crash
     Published by Al Jazeera on 2015-01-11 at 12:37:46

At least 59 people killed after bus collides with oil tanker speeding in wrong direction in country's south.

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9. Iran and Venezuela Push OPEC to Stabilize Falling Oil Prices
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-01-11 at 03:39:46

President Nicolás Maduro of Venezuela and President Hassan Rouhani of Iran want OPEC members to cut production to increase prices as the cost of oil has plunged to less than $50 a barrel.

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10. French Premier Declares ‘War’ on Radical Islam as Paris Girds for Rally
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-01-11 at 02:10:47

Law enforcement officials appealed to the public to help find Hayat Boumeddiene, the girlfriend of Amedy Coulibaly, who took hostages at a kosher supermarket.

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11. Drawing the prophet: Islam’s hidden history of Muhammad images
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-01-11 at 03:46:51

Ban on depictions has not always been absolute – Islam has a rich heritage of images and icons dating back to the 13th century Continue reading...

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12. Paris set for huge solidarity march
     Published by Al Jazeera on 2015-01-11 at 15:55:40

Dozens of world leaders to attend rally in French capital to honour 17 people who perished in three-day killing spree.

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13. Sierra Leone declares first Ebola-free district
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-01-11 at 04:09:06

Pujehun, in the south east, has had no cases for 42 days after early decision to clamp down on public gatherings Continue reading...

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14. The graphic designer who texted vital information to police from his hiding place
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-01-11 at 03:45:34

How Lilian Lepere helped end the siege at Paris print works Continue reading...

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15. No Ukraine summit without progress on peace plan, Merkel tells Putin
     Published by Reuters on 2015-01-11 at 04:47:57

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Russian President Vladimir Putin on the phone on Saturday that a four-way summit to discuss the situation in eastern Ukraine would not take place until there was real progress on the Minsk peace plan...

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16. Haiti protesters urge president’s departure
     Published by Al Jazeera on 2015-01-11 at 10:54:56

Anti-government protesters burn tyres and hurl items at police in clashes amid stalemate over long-delayed elections.

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17. Crashed AirAsia plane ‘fuselage found’
     Published by Al Jazeera on 2015-01-11 at 11:30:40

Indonesian search team says sonar scan detects large object on seabed, believed to be the fuselage of flight QZ8501.

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19. Open Source: Muslim Employee of Kosher Market in Paris Praised for Hiding Customers From Gunman
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-01-11 at 04:40:57

A Muslim employee, credited with saving the lives of customers at a kosher market in Paris on Friday, was praised online for his efforts.

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20. Defeated SL leader ‘sought army help’
     Published by BBC on 2015-01-11 at 12:13:53

Mahinda Rajapaksa tried to deploy the army when he realised that he had lost Sri Lankan elections, a spokesman for the new government alleges.

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