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Daily Mail

Michael Bloomberg: I'm going straight to heaven, it's not even close

8 hours ago
The former NYC mayor quipped that his liberal philanthropy - including his latest plan to drop $50million in a battle with the NRA over gun control - should guarantee him a seat in the afterlife.
Daily Mail

Alastair Cook must seize control if England are to rise again and find redemption

4 hours ago
PAUL NEWMAN: As Alastair Cook insists places 'are up for grabs' after the start of the most important domestic season in years and interviews to succeed Andy Flower are held, Sportsmail assesses the state of the game
Daily Mail

Couples are more likely to argue on an empty stomach

2 days ago
When we haven’t eaten enough, our brain lacks the energy needed to exercise self-control, and so we are more likely to lash out, say Ohio researchers.
Slashdot

Kids Can Swipe a Screen But Can't Use LEGOs

9 hours ago
SpankiMonki sends this news from The Guardian: "Children are arriving at nursery school able to 'swipe a screen' but lack the manipulative skills to play with building blocks, teachers have warned. They fear that children are being given tablets to use 'as a replacement for contact time with the parent' and say such habits are hindering progress at school. Addressing the...
White House

Press Gaggle by Press Secretary Jay Carney en route Pittsburgh, PA, 4/16/2014

6 hours ago
Aboard Air Force One En Route Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 2:14 P.M. EDT MR. CARNEY:  Welcome aboard Air Force One this morning as we make our way to the great state of Pennsylvania, or Commonwealth, rather.  And, as you know, the President has an event today and he'll be joined by the Vice President to talk about skills development and training.  And I have with me for...
Nature

Neuroscience: Dissecting appetite

1 day ago
A slew of new technologies are helping to map the neural circuits that control when, and how much, we eat.
Nature

Perspective: Tricks of the trade

1 day ago
Processed foods that dilute protein content subvert our appetite control systems, say Stephen J. Simpson and David Raubenheimer.
Nature

Structural basis for translocation by AddAB helicase–nuclease and its arrest at χ sites

1 month ago
In bacterial cells, processing of double-stranded DNA breaks for repair by homologous recombination is dependent upon the recombination hotspot sequence χ (Chi) and is catalysed by either an AddAB- or RecBCD-type helicase–nuclease (reviewed in refs 3, 4). These enzyme complexes unwind and digest the DNA duplex from the broken end until they encounter a χ sequence,...
Nature

Corrigendum: Regulatory evolution through divergence of a phosphoswitch in the transcription factor CEBPB

1 day ago
Nature480, 383–386 (2011); doi:10.1038/nature10595We inadvertently included a duplicate gel image in the lower right panel of Fig. 3c of this Letter. The gel image should show the loading control (‘Input’) for the image directly above it (lanes
BnAmericas

Infrastructure - Brazil - São Paulo plans tender under US$9bn intercity passenger railway PPP

11 hours ago
Brazil's São Paulo state is planning to a launch tender by year end for the initial phase of its 20bn-real (US$8.98bn) intercity passenger railway initiative. Phase I, budgeted at 5.5bn reais, involves a public-private partnership to build a 135km railway linking the city of Americana to state capital São Paulo, according to a blog from local news service Agência Estado. The...
BnAmericas

Info. Technology - Regional - LatAm consumer boom driving cloud-based call center business for Interactive Intelligence

9 hours ago
Call center software specialist Interactive Intelligence (Nasdaq: ININ) is expecting 50% growth in Latin America this year, the company's regional sales VP, Raul Rincon, told BNamericas. Economic growth in Mexico and many Andean countries has fueled demand for a more sophisticated customer service approach, he said. Chile, with its mature financial and retail sectors,...
FT

Moelis defends dual-class structure in IPO

7 hours ago
Veteran banker has control of 96.6 per cent of the votes in newly listed boutique bank, blocking any potential threat from activists
TechCrunch

Instagram Reassigned Inactive “Kathleen” Username To An Employee But Will Give It Back

8 hours ago
 Is Instagram going around stealing users' account and distributing them to employees? That's the far-out claim from designer Brian Hoff, who says his wife's Instagram account, with the likely much-desired username of "@kathleen" was taken from her control and is now being used by another Kathleen, who also happens to be a current Facebook/Instagram employee. Shock!...
Mashable

Ukrainian Fighter Jet Makes Epic Low Pass Over Pro-Russian Separatists

6 hours ago
Pro-Russian separatists may own the ground around the eastern Ukrainian city of Kramatorsk, but they don't control the air That's the message the Ukrainian Air Force had for activists that gathered there Wednesday when a Ukrainian fighter jet, rumored to be a MIG-29, made a dramatic flyover above a group of separatists blocking rail lines. See also: My Escape From Eastern...
ElPais

La delgada línea entre regalo y soborno

5 hours ago
La respuesta a la corrupción es aprobar decenas de códigos éticos sin mecanismos de control. Los textos evitan señalar un precio a partir del cual no debe aceptarse un obsequio
ElPais

American Express ganó 1.432 millones de dólares en el primer trimestre, el 12 por ciento más

6 hours ago
American Express ganó en el primer trimestre del año 1.432 millones de dólares (unos 1.036 millones de euros), el 12 % más que en el mismo periodo de 2013, gracias a un aumento del gasto de sus clientes con tarjetas. La entidad financiera registró entre enero y marzo un beneficio neto por acción de 1,33 dólares, lo que supone 18 centavos más que en los primeros...
Al Jazhera

Ukraine struggles to bring east under control

5 hours ago
Separatists raise Russian flags after capturing column of Ukrainian armoured vehicles, a day before international talks.
AP

Pro-Russian insurgents seize armored vehicles

10 hours ago
SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) -- Pro-Russian insurgents commandeered six Ukrainian armored vehicles along with their crews and hoisted Russian flags over them Wednesday, dampening the central government's hopes of re-establishing control over restive eastern Ukraine....
Reuters

Former New York Mayor Bloomberg to spend $50 million on gun control

9 hours ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg ramped up his efforts to fight gun violence on Wednesday with a plan to spend $50 million on a grassroots network to organize voters on gun control.
TheDomains

After 50 ICANN Meetings, Its Amazing ICANN Never Held A Meeting In These 10 Places

14 hours ago
ICANN is about to hold its 50th meeting in London from June 21st. June 25, 2014. Looking back at the previous 49 ICANN general meetings and where they have been held.  I figured I would point out 10 spots around the globe that its pretty hard to believe ICANN has not held a meeting in. […]
Foreign Policy

Algeria's New Era - By Amel Boubekeur

12 hours ago
Algeria's long-ruling president is cruising to victory in the polls. But the outside world shouldn't be fooled: The authorities are losing control.
Mail & Guardian

When it's not the language of love

10 hours ago
Young women need to realise when the language of love turns into the language of control, writes Nikiwe Bikitsha.
Times LIVE

South Sudan army admits loss of key oil town of Bentiu

14 hours ago
South Sudan's army said Wednesday rebels had wrested control of the key oil town of Bentiu, one of the most bitterly contested regions in the four-month-long conflict.
Times LIVE

Leaders must teach protesters that arson is no answer

2 months ago
We have been down this road before and it leads nowhere. The latest violent protests in some of our communities have again exposed the inability of our leaders to control their party's members.
Irish Times

Gutted and brutalised, Syrian town will not rise again for long time

1 day ago
Pointless battle for Maaloula is over as Syrian army takes control of region
Irish Times

Gutted, looted and brutalised, Syrian town will not rise again for a long time

1 day ago
Pointless battle for Maaloula is over as Syrian army takes control of region
The Nation

Circular debt on the rise again: Asif

1 day ago
ISLAMABAD  - Minister for Water and Power, Khawaja Asif, on Tuesday said that circular debt had again swollen as provincial governments and giant corporations did not pay their bills. Asif was talking to media persons after the first meeting of Energy Planning Working Group of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). “Circular debt will not end in just one year. We...
Technology Review

The Limits of Social Engineering

23 hours ago
Tapping into big data, researchers and planners are building mathematical models of personal and civic behavior. But the models may hide rather than reveal the deepest sources of social ills.In 1969, Playboy published a long, freewheeling interview with Marshall McLuhan in which the media theorist and sixties icon sketched a portrait of the future that was at...
Daily Mail

Michael Bloomberg: I'm going straight to heaven, it's not even close

10 hours ago
The former NYC mayor quipped that his liberal philanthropy - including his latest plan to drop $50million in a battle with the NRA over gun control - should guarantee him a seat in the afterlife.
Daily Mail

Couples are more likely to argue on an empty stomach

2 days ago
When we haven’t eaten enough, our brain lacks the energy needed to exercise self-control, and so we are more likely to lash out, say Ohio researchers.
Telegraph

Alien species in UK getting out of control, MPs warn

16 hours ago
MPs have warned that invasive species like the killer shrimp could be getting out of control and damaging the environment
THE GLOBE AND MAIL

How Africa’s wealthiest nation is spiralling out of control

16 hours ago
With its oil wealth and the biggest population on the continent, Nigeria should be capitalizing on Africa’s economic boom. Instead its future is in jeopardy
THE GLOBE AND MAIL

An updated look at the NBA playoff picture

11 hours ago
The Raptors control their own destiny on the final day of the regular season
THE GLOBE AND MAIL

Ex-mayor Bloomberg plans to spend $50-million on gun-control group

11 hours ago
Group will mix campaign contributions with field operations aimed at pulling gun-control supporters to the polls
perez hilton

Did Lindsay Lohan's Guest Appearance Really Break Two Broke Girls' Sky High Ratings?! Numbers Don't Lie!

13 hours ago
You'd think more people would've tuned in after all the on set diva rumors and damage control leading up to the episode! The ratings are in for Lindsay Lohan's bridetastic episode of Two Broke Girls—and the prognosis is hardly positive. The lackluster stats for the sitcom tied its series low with a 2.2 adults 18-49 rating—which makes [...]
physorg

Injection technique creates opportunities for more effective crop protection

12 hours ago
Injecting crop protection products into the root zone of the plant creates possibilities for effectively dealing with difficult to control pest insects. This was shown in an exploratory practical test by Wageningen UR against thrips in cabbage and leeks.
FT

Miners team up for rival Osisko offer

11 hours ago
Fight to control the coveted Malartic mine in Quebec intensifies after Agnico Eagle and Yamana Gold team up in an attempt to trump Goldcorp bid
Gizmodo

Here's How You Might Drive Your Next SUV From A Smartphone

13 hours ago
Land Rover went a little bland with the design on their Discovery Vision Concept , but they made a good effort to compensate by cramming in a Starship Enterprise complement of gadgets. And the remote-control driving feature is far and away the coolest one.Read more...
ElPais

La policía ve imposible demostrar cohecho por adjudicaciones del PP

11 hours ago
Un informe de la UDEF dice que, con la información disponible ahora, no se puede vincular directamente obras contratadas con la administración con donaciones opacas al partido
New York Times

Michael Bloomberg Discusses Gun Control

13 hours ago
Michael R. Bloomberg says to be most effective, it helps to be single-minded. His issue, he says, is guns.
Al Jazhera

Pro-Russian gunmen seize Ukrainian carriers

12 hours ago
Pro-Russian armed men reportedly take control of Ukrainian troop carriers in Slovyansk, as soldiers are "taken hostage".
Reuters

Former New York Mayor Bloomberg to spend $50 million in anti-gun drive

12 hours ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg ramped up his efforts to fight gun violence on Wednesday with a plan to spend $50 million on a grassroots network to organize voters on gun control.
Daily Mail

Couples are more likely to argue on an empty stomach

2 days ago
When we haven’t eaten enough, our brain lacks the energy needed to exercise self-control, and so we are more likely to lash out, say Ohio researchers.
The Guardian

Pro-Russian separatists seize Ukrainian armoured vehicles

18 hours ago
About 100 armed men ride on top of seized vehicles in central Kramatorsk as Ukrainian military helicopters hover abovePro-Russian armed separatists have seized five armoured personnel carriers and a tank from the Ukrainian army, which they then drove in a victory lap through the centre of Kramatorsk in Ukraine's east, where government forces are attempting to wrest back...
ElPais

Activistas prorrusos toman el Ayuntamiento de Donetsk

18 hours ago
Los hombres van armados pero no han hecho ninguna petición, según fuentes del consistorio
ElPais

Sólo se muere dos veces

18 hours ago
En recuerdo del productor bilbaíno de cine Javier Ibarretxe
FOX

NRA CHALLENGE Bloomberg to spend $50M on new gun control push

16 hours ago
New push on to overturn Calif. 'open carry' banNH gunsmith gives Russian AK-47s an American twist
AP

A year after background check defeat, modest goals

20 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Democratic worries about this November's elections, a lack of Senate votes and House opposition are forcing congressional gun-control supporters to significantly winnow their 2014 agenda, a year after lawmakers scuttled President Barack Obama's effort to pass new curbs on firearms....
AP

Egypt clamps hold over mosques to control message

20 hours ago
CAIRO (AP) -- In his weekly sermon, Muslim cleric Ali Abdel-Moati preached to his congregation in a southern Egyptian city about the evils of making hasty judgments. That prompted a complaint to authorities from a judge, who accused him of criticizing a recent mass death sentence issued against supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi....
Daily Mail

Couples are more likely to argue on an empty stomach

2 days ago
When we haven’t eaten enough, our brain lacks the energy needed to exercise self-control, and so we are more likely to lash out, say Ohio researchers.
Daily Mail

Drinks maker Diageo bids £1.1bn to take control of United Spirits India's largest spirits company

1 day ago
The drinks maker of Johnnie Walker Scotch and Smirnoff Vodka wants to increase its stake in United Spirits to 54.8 per cent, by buying shares from tycoon Vijay Mallya.
Times of India

Diageo uncorks $1.9b offer to control USL

1 day ago
British drinks giant Diageo Plc is for the second time, within 12 months, gunning for a majority stake in India's largest distiller, United Sprits Ltd (USL).
Times of India

Foreign airline can't control Indian JV carrier: DGCA

1 day ago
The directorate general of civil aviation has stipulated that foreign carriers or investors will not have the right to control a desi airline.
New York Times

Bloomberg Plans a $50 Million Challenge to the N.R.A.

1 day ago
Michael R. Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York City, said that gun control advocates had to learn from the National Rifle Association and punish those politicians who fail to support their agenda.
AP

Sen. Ted Cruz: Too early to worry about 2016

1 day ago
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- Republican Sen. Ted Cruz, visiting the state with the first GOP presidential primary in the South, said Tuesday it's too early to be thinking about 2016 and that he's working right now to make sure his party regains control of the Senate this year....
Times LIVE

Ukraine leader says Russia wants to set southeast 'on fire'

1 day ago
Ukraine's Western-backed leader on Tuesday accused Russia of trying to enflame the country's southeast but said he would proceed cautiously against pro-Kremlin militias consolidating control in the volatile region.
Times LIVE

Leaders must teach protesters that arson is no answer

2 months ago
We have been down this road before and it leads nowhere. The latest violent protests in some of our communities have again exposed the inability of our leaders to control their party's members.
Technology Review

World Cup Mind-Control Demo Faces Deadlines, Critics

1 day ago
A Brazilian neuroscientist says brain-controlled robotics will let the paralyzed walk again.In less than 60 days, Brazil will begin hosting soccer’s 2014 World Cup, even though workers are still hurrying to pour concrete at three unfinished stadiums. At a laboratory in São Paulo, a Duke University neuroscientist is in his own race with the World Cup clock. He is rushing...
Daily Mail

6-Year-old boy gets to DRIVE dad's Harley-Davidson on open road in YouTube video

1 day ago
In what may be a first, a six-year-old boy got the ride of his life recently as his dad let him take control of the Harley Davidson Dyna Glide T Sport motorcycle they were riding together.
Daily Mail

6-Year-old boy gets to DRIVE dad's Harley-Davidson on open road in YouTube video

1 day ago
In what may be a first, a six-year-old boy got the ride of his life recently as his dad let him take control of the Harley Davidson Dyna Glide T Sport motorcycle they were riding together.
Daily Mail

Couples are more likely to argue on an empty stomach

2 days ago
When we haven’t eaten enough, our brain lacks the energy needed to exercise self-control, and so we are more likely to lash out, say Ohio researchers.
Daily Mail

Drinks maker Diageo bids £1.1bn to take control of United Spirits India's largest spirits company

1 day ago
The drinks maker of Johnnie Walker Scotch and Smirnoff Vodka wants to increase its stake in United Spirits to 54.8 per cent, by buying shares from tycoon Vijay Mallya.
Telegraph

Syria: inside the ancient monastery regained from Islamist rebels

1 day ago
The Telegraph's Peter Oborne visits the town of Maaloula, 40 miles from Damascus, where government forces have routed radical Islamist rebels and regained control of ancient Christian places of worship
Telegraph

Pro-Russians storm government building in eastern Ukraine

1 day ago
Armed pro-Moscow separatists wearing balaclavas are filmed seizing a government building in the city of Slaviansk as Ukranian troops try to wrestle back control of swathes of eastern Ukraine in an "anti-terrorist" operation
Goal.com

Pellegrini: Liverpool defeat changes nothing for Manchester City

1 day ago
Sunday's loss at Anfield means City no longer has control of its own destiny, but the manager remains confident in the club's ability to catch the Reds.
Times of India

Why Google, Facebook are going head-to-head for control of the skies

1 day ago
Both Facebook and Google have said that they are interested in using these craft to supply internet access to remote areas of the world.
FT

Kiev sends troops to dislodge separatists

1 day ago
Ukraine’s acting president said special forces had retaken control of an airport at Kramatorsk, with operations there and in nearby town of Slavyansk
BoingBoing

Blender Foundation needs more help to crowdfund the world's first fully open source animated feature

1 day ago
Julius writes, "With people like Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales backing them up, the Blender Foundation's first full feature length film looks like one of those things that's just bound to happen by itself.
BoingBoing

Beautiful steam-powered mechanical models on auction block

1 day ago
Leavitt Pumping Engine. Very finely built and presented vintage exhibition model of a massive American steam powered waterworks pump designed by Erasmus Darwin Leavitt circa 1895.
ElPais

Internos del CIE de Zapadores se ponen en huelga de hambre

1 day ago
Una ONG dice que se ha deportado ilegalmente a inmigrantes. La Policía asegura que los traslados tienen autorización del juez
ElPais

Moragues exculpa al IVF en la crisis de la Sociedad de Garantía

1 day ago
El consejero de Hacienda hace responsable al Banco de España de la falta de control
ElPais

Avestruces

1 day ago
Dicen que crece, en la Argentina, el problema del narcotráfico
ElPais

La verdadera amenaza a la democracia en Venezuela

1 day ago
Para que se produzca un diálogo genuino, el Gobierno deberá dejar atrás las tácticas autoritarias que ha estado empleando para dirigir el país
Domain Shane

SHANE’S BIG LIST: Tuesday’s Domains at Auction or Dropping on April 15th, 2014

1 day ago
They say you can’t control the weather but I disagree.  You certainly can move to a place that has weather to your liking.  If you like 24 degree lows and 40 degree highs in April I would like to invite you to Illinois.  78 degrees one day and 30 the next.  If consistency bothers you then pack on up and come on out.  I have a spare bedroom for you.     And I...
Times LIVE

Ukraine leader says Russia wants to set southeast 'on fire'

1 day ago
Ukraine's Western-backed leader on Tuesday accused Russia of trying to enflame the country's southeast but said he would proceed cautiously against pro-Kremlin militias consolidating control in the volatile region.
Times LIVE

Ukraine leader says Russia wants to set southeast 'on fire'

1 day ago
Ukraine's Western-backed leader on Tuesday accused Russia of trying to enflame the country's southeast but said he would proceed cautiously against pro-Kremlin militias consolidating control in the volatile region.
Times LIVE

Leaders must teach protesters that arson is no answer

2 months ago
We have been down this road before and it leads nowhere. The latest violent protests in some of our communities have again exposed the inability of our leaders to control their party's members.
Times LIVE

Leaders must teach protesters that arson is no answer

2 months ago
We have been down this road before and it leads nowhere. The latest violent protests in some of our communities have again exposed the inability of our leaders to control their party's members.
Irish Times

Kiev control in eastern Ukraine slips

1 day ago
US president Barack Obama criticises Russia in a telephone conversation with Putin
Daily Mail

6-Year-old boy gets to DRIVE dad's Harley-Davidson on open road in YouTube video

1 day ago
In what may be a first, a six-year-old boy got the ride of his life recently as his dad let him take control of the Harley Davidson Dyna Glide T Sport motorcycle they were riding together.
Daily Mail

Couples are more likely to argue on an empty stomach

2 days ago
When we haven’t eaten enough, our brain lacks the energy needed to exercise self-control, and so we are more likely to lash out, say Ohio researchers.
Daily Mail

Couples are more likely to argue on an empty stomach

2 days ago
When we haven’t eaten enough, our brain lacks the energy needed to exercise self-control, and so we are more likely to lash out, say Ohio researchers.
Reuters

Guinea says few new Ebola cases, outbreak nearly under control

1 day ago
CONAKRY (Reuters) - The number of deaths caused by Ebola has slowed dramatically in Guinea and the outbreak is nearly under control, the country's health ministry said on Tuesday.
Wired

Why Amazon Will Soon Be Listening to Every Word You Say

1 day ago
The voice-control platforms of tomorrow will always be listening, making computing as simple as opening your mouth.
Mashable

Twitter Acquires Data Startup Gnip

1 day ago
Twitter is acquiring social data analytics firm Gnip, a step that will give the microblogging service more control over the monetization of its data. The value of the deal was not immediately disclosed, but Gnip has raised $6.6 million in funding. Gnip was the first company to be authorized to resell Twitter's historical data. Twitter and Gnip announced a partnership in...
The Guardian

Ukraine crisis: Kiev launches 'anti-terror operation' in east live updates

1 day ago
Ukrainian military takes Kramatorsk airport, president saysLocal forces blockade airport in tense standoff with troopsJets, helicopters sighted over airfieldRussian premier Medvedev warns of civil war 12.10pm ETMax Seddon of BuzzFeed is at Slovyansk airfield what there is of it where he reports helicopters overhead and locals on the march. Slovyansk and Kramatrosk...
The Guardian

Ukrainian troops begin military operation to 'destroy foreign invader'

1 day ago
Kiev confirms deployment of troops outside Slavyansk in effort to wrest control of city from pro-Russian elements Continue reading...
ElPais

Kontuz denuncia la desaparición de 157 obras de arte de Caja Navarra

1 day ago
Un total de 157 obras de arte que estaban inventariadas en 2011 como patrimonio de Caja Navarra no aparecen en el listado hecho público por la Fundación Caja Navarra, según ha denunciado la asociación Kontuz, que pide responsabilidades por lo que considera un "expolio al pueblo navarro". El portavoz de esta asociación de consumidores, Patxi Zamora, ha reconocido en...
ElPais

Looking into Ana Bella’s mirror

1 day ago
A one-time victim of domestic abuse explains how she escaped her personal hell and talks about the foundation she has created to help women in the same situation
CNN

These races will determine control of the Senate

1 day ago
USA Today

More documents from Christie-backed report released

2 days ago
Critics say new details bolster claims of taxpayer-funded spin control.
Daily Mail

Couples are more likely to argue on an empty stomach

2 days ago
When we haven’t eaten enough, our brain lacks the energy needed to exercise self-control, and so we are more likely to lash out, say Ohio researchers.
Daily Mail

Couples are more likely to argue on an empty stomach

2 days ago
When we haven’t eaten enough, our brain lacks the energy needed to exercise self-control, and so we are more likely to lash out, say Ohio researchers.
Science Daily

Faithful allies since the Cretaceous: Symbiosis between beewolves and protective bacteria originated millions of years ago

2 days ago
Scientists have discovered that certain wasps tightly control mother-to-offspring transmission of their bacterial symbionts. This stabilizes the symbiotic alliance and contributed to its persistence over the past 68-110 million years.
Times of India

India's policy reforms to affect ratings: S&P

1 day ago
The direction and pace of policy reforms in India, more than which political party takes control after elections, will have a bearing on the sovereign rating, said Standard and Poor's rating agency on Tuesday.
FT

Diageo bids $1.9bn for United Spirits stake

1 day ago
Diageo makes new bid for majority control of United Spirits with an open tender offer for up to 26% of the shares in India’s largest liquor company
The Guardian

Falling inflation eases pressure on consumers -live

1 day ago
Inflation drops to 1.6%, boosting consumer purchasing power'Businesses are investing more' - BoE officialEU and US seek to extend sanctions on RussiaDebenhams reports 25% fall in profits 11.14am BSTA bubble. A superbubble. Property prices out of control. These are some of the reactions to figures showing that London house prices rose 17.7% in the year to February...
The Guardian

World Cup: 25 stunning moments No10: Dennis Bergkamp's wonder goal

1 day ago
On 4 July 1998 the Dutch forward took three divine touches, scored the perfect goal and sent Holland into the semi-finalsBobby Moore never got a bathmat wet in his life. Mike Summerbee, who sometimes shared a room with Moore on England trips, said he was "the only man who could have a bath and get out dry". Moore would flick the water off one leg, dry that with a towel...
ElPais

El tráfico de cocaína hacia EE UU y Europa aumenta en el Caribe

1 day ago
El 16% de la cocaína que llega a Estados Unidos desde Colombia y Centroamérica hace una parada antes en las islas
Times LIVE

Pistorius charmed the world with idealised image

2 days ago
In the past, he had total control not only of the performance, but even in the choice of his preferred stage. Consider how he pushed the boundaries and won with the Olympic committee.

Countries where control is popular

# Countries MIX
1 United States 61.341
2 India 22.070
3 United Kingdom 14.495
4 Mexico 6.942
5 Spain 5.560
6 Argentina 4.661
7 Philippines 3.930
8 Australia 3.512
9 China 3.410
10 Canada 3.345
11 Germany 2.274
12 Korea South 2.160
13 Romania 1.857
14 South Africa 1.690
15 Colombia 1.215
16 Ecuador 1.188
17 Singapore 1.170
18 Ireland 1.090
19 Venezuela 0.930
20 Pakistan 0.920
More Countries >>
# Media MIX
1 WALL STREET JOURNAL USA 4.450
2 foxnews 3.600
3 Malayala Manorama 3.200
4 Times of India 3.000
5 The Sun 2.500
6 IBN live 2.500
7 USA Today 2.350
8 NYdailynews 2.260
9 New York Times 2.200
10 Joong Ang Ilbo 2.000
11 newsoftheworld 1.750
12 AARP Bulletin 1.500
13 ABS-CBN News Channel 1.500
14 Softpedia 1.446
15 The Independent 1.400
16 GMA TV 1.300
17 Aajkaal 1.300
18 Clarín 1.280
19 Deccan chronicle 1.200
20 San Francisco Chronicle 1.200
More Media >>
# Languages MIX
1 English 112.888
2 Spanish 22.163
3 Malayalam 3.200
4 German 2.724
5 Chinese 2.550
6 Romanian 1.820
7 Tamil 1.060
8 Finnish 0.800
9 Portuguese 0.740
10 Hindi 0.700
11 Indonesian 0.600
12 Gujarati 0.600
13 French 0.410
14 Arabic 0.250
15 Japanese 0.240
16 Turkish 0.240
17 Norwegian 0.160
18 Polish 0.100
19 Italian 0.080
20 Korean 0.080
More Languages >>
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