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NRA BLAMES VIDEO GAMES. Violent films and Videos.
Researchers doubt there is a direct link between violent media and aggression in viewers.

CONSTITUTIONAL POWERS. Giving al-Azhar Rights.
Powers to pass judgment on the nation’s laws, as an ancient mosque is at heart of fears that Egypt is turning toward theocracy.

Anti-leaks provisions would have severely restricted officials’ and spy agencies’ ability to interact with reporters.

NIGHTMARE EXPRESSWAY. Road Mirrors India’s Problems.
A promised dream highway between New Delhi and Gurgaon, a growing suburb, has turned into traffic terror.

SEXUAL ASSAULT. Alarmingly Increase 23% at Military Academies.
Hike in numbers of these cases over previous academic years prompts criticism from Pentagon and others.