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Libyan parliament reappoints PM as government loses grip on ministries 14:41 GMT

BENGHAZI Libya (Reuters) - Libya's parliament reappointed Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni on Monday as the government lost control of ministries in the capital where armed groups have taken over and a separate parliament has claimed legitimacy.  Full Article

 
Thirteen killed, 45 wounded in clashes in Libya's Benghazi: medics 15:02 GMT 

BENGHAZI Libya (Reuters) - At least 13 people have been killed and 45 wounded in clashes between Islamists and forces of renegade general allied to the regular army in Libya's eastern Benghazi city, medics said on Monday.  Full Article  

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Real take Hernandez on loan from United 12:47 GMT 

MADRID (Reuters) - Real Madrid have moved to broaden their options in attack by agreeing to sign Mexico striker Javier Hernandez on loan from Manchester United for the 2014-15 season.  Full Article  

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Pakistani protesters clash with police, soldiers secure state TV 18:14 GMT 

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistani soldiers and paramilitary forces secured the state television headquarters in Islamabad on Monday after a crowd of anti-government protesters stormed the building and took the channel off the air.  Full Article  |  Video  

Singaporeans go barking mad over bid to silence dogs Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A suggestion by Singapore's public housing authority that owners of noisy dogs consider "debarking" their pets to avoid inconveniencing neighbours has raised animal lovers' hackles in the city-state and prompted much ridicule on social media.  Full Article  

 
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