NewsOnFeeds.com World News http://www.newsonfeeds.com/section/World%20News/2/1 World News from NewsOnFeed.com en 60 http://www.newsonfeeds.com/images/small.nof.gif India Ink: India Election Digest: April 25 A roundup of local election-related news for Friday. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 01:12:21 -0500 http://www.newsonfeeds.com/article/18445995/India%20Ink:%20India%20Election%20Digest:%20April%2025 NYT > World Mumbai’s Election Turnout: Better, But Not Great Early estimates say 52% of voters showed up at polling booths in India's commercial capital yesterday. That's an improvement over 2009 figures, but still low compared to other parts of the country Fri, 25 Apr 2014 01:05:21 -0500 http://www.newsonfeeds.com/article/18445991/Mumbai%E2%80%99s%20Election%20Turnout:%20Better,%20But%20Not%20Great TIME » Sections » World Iran Cuts Portion of Gasoline Subsidies (TEHRAN, Iran) — Iran has cut a portion of its gasoline subsidies, nearly doubling some prices at the pump as part of a second round of cuts delayed since 2012. Friday’s move will test public support for moderate President Hassan Rouhani in a nation battered by inflation and economic sanctions ... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 01:04:16 -0500 http://www.newsonfeeds.com/article/18445992/Iran%20Cuts%20Portion%20of%20Gasoline%20Subsidies TIME » Sections » World Sinosphere Blog: Real Communist Mouthpiece Rages Against Fake Communist Mouthpiece In a statement that read as if it were a self-parody, People’s Daily demanded “immediate rectification” from a Twitter account that pokes fun at state-sponsored media. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 01:04:03 -0500 http://www.newsonfeeds.com/article/18445993/Sinosphere%20Blog:%20Real%20Communist%20Mouthpiece%20Rages%20Against%20Fake%20Communist%20Mouthpiece NYT > World Sinosphere Blog: People’s Daily Editorial Fanned Flames of 1989 Protest Players in the confrontation that convulsed China in 1989 have long wondered how differently events might have played out without a truculent editorial that appeared in People’s Daily on April 26 that year. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:54:51 -0500 http://www.newsonfeeds.com/article/18445994/Sinosphere%20Blog:%20People%E2%80%99s%20Daily%20Editorial%20Fanned%20Flames%20of%201989%20Protest NYT > World Fury, cargo questions surround sunken SKorea ferry JINDO, South Korea (AP) — Frustrated relatives of the scores of people still missing from the sinking of the ferry Sewol held the fisheries minister and the coast guard chief overnight, angry about the pace of divers who have recovered 183 bodies so far but may have nearly 120 left ... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:54:03 -0500 http://www.newsonfeeds.com/article/18445936/Fury,%20cargo%20questions%20surround%20sunken%20SKorea%20ferry World News Headlines - Yahoo News The born free generation: 20-year-olds in South Africa prepare for first vote video In April 1994 apartheid in South Africa ended, giving way to the country's first free and fair elections. Twenty years later, the 'born free' generation those born in 1994 are looking forward to their first chance to vote. Here, 10 of them tell us about their experience of growing up ... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:50:00 -0500 http://www.newsonfeeds.com/article/18445896/The%20born%20free%20generation:%2020-year-olds%20in%20South%20Africa%20prepare%20for%20first%20vote%20%20video World news and comment from the Guardian | The Guardian Iran cuts portion of gasoline subsidies TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran has cut a portion of its gasoline subsidies, nearly doubling some prices at the pump as part of a second round of cuts delayed since 2012. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:49:16 -0500 http://www.newsonfeeds.com/article/18445937/Iran%20cuts%20portion%20of%20gasoline%20subsidies World News Headlines - Yahoo News Desmond Tutu: why I won't vote ANC South African Nobel laureate describes pain over omission from Mandela's funeral and criticises record of ruling party Continue reading... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:45:27 -0500 http://www.newsonfeeds.com/article/18445897/Desmond%20Tutu:%20why%20I%20won't%20vote%20ANC World news and comment from the Guardian | The Guardian ANC's glory fades as South Africa's 'born free' generation votes Twenty years after South Africa's first multiracial election, political history cuts little ice with the young electorate Continue reading... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:45:02 -0500 http://www.newsonfeeds.com/article/18445898/ANC's%20glory%20fades%20as%20South%20Africa's%20'born%20free'%20generation%20votes World news and comment from the Guardian | The Guardian 'I'm more mature than South African democracy itself' Glenda Ntsepho, born on day of South Africa's first multiracial elections in 1994, has dim view of politics in her country Continue reading... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:45:01 -0500 http://www.newsonfeeds.com/article/18445899/'I'm%20more%20mature%20than%20South%20African%20democracy%20itself' World news and comment from the Guardian | The Guardian Race to recover bodies from Korea ferry as storms loom "We know that weather conditions will worsen considerably and currents will become stronger from Saturday," a coastguard spokesman told a press briefing. It took divers working in difficult and dangerous conditions more than two days to get into the sunken ferry and two more days to retrieve the first bodies. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:36:07 -0500 http://www.newsonfeeds.com/article/18445938/Race%20to%20recover%20bodies%20from%20Korea%20ferry%20as%20storms%20loom World News Headlines - Yahoo News Malaysia to release MH370 report Malaysia will release a preliminary report next week on the disappearance of flight MH370, Prime Minister Najib Razak said, as his government battles criticism over the transparency of its investigation. "I have directed an internal investigation team of experts to look at the report, and there is a likelihood that ... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:35:27 -0500 http://www.newsonfeeds.com/article/18445939/Malaysia%20to%20release%20MH370%20report World News Headlines - Yahoo News Death toll rises to eight in east India poll attack Patna (India) (AFP) - The death toll from an ambush by Maoist rebels rose to eight in an insurgency-hit region of eastern India, police said Friday after the latest deadly attack targeting ongoing elections. Maoist rebels killed five police officers and three polling officials Thursday as they were returning from ... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:33:03 -0500 http://www.newsonfeeds.com/article/18445940/Death%20toll%20rises%20to%20eight%20in%20east%20India%20poll%20attack World News Headlines - Yahoo News NKorea denies drones were sent to South TOKYO (AP) — North Korea is denying accusations from Seoul that it sent small, unarmed drone aircraft over the border recently. Three of the drones crashed and were analyzed by the South, which said they came from North Korea. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:30:54 -0500 http://www.newsonfeeds.com/article/18445941/NKorea%20denies%20drones%20were%20sent%20to%20South World News Headlines - Yahoo News