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  • 3 Lessons From America's First Outbreak of Ebolanew
    22 October 2014, 2:06 am - it's difficult to see how a relatively small number of ebola cases (officially 3) can be classified as a disease "outbreak," but that's technically how the world health organization (who) defines it. a disease outbreak is the occurrence of cases of
  • New Samsung Galaxy S5 'Plus' Launched. Android World's Fastest Smartphonenew
    21 October 2014, 8:42 pm - samsung upgrades the galaxy s5 and the new 'galaxy s5 plus' is a rocket ship.
  • Gartner's Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2015new
    21 October 2014, 7:16 pm - by david cearley gartner, inc. gartner’s top 10 strategy technology trends have the potential for significant impact on organizations in the next three years. while this doesn’t mean adoption and investment in all of the trends will occur
  • How Successful People Handle Toxic Peoplenew
    21 October 2014, 3:26 pm - toxic people defy logic. some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons. either way, they create unnecessary
  • B2B Marketing Must Focus On 1:1new
    21 October 2014, 1:49 pm - if there is one big mistake that b2bs make, it is their over-scrutinizing of large vanity metrics when in reality they could do much better by focusing on single meaningful connections. when it comes it b2b, we’re talking big numbers--bigger
  • 14 Fatal Mistakes You're Making At Work Todaynew
    21 October 2014, 1:32 pm - is what you’re doing at work today really the best thing for both your company and for you? spare a few moments to gain some work perspective. you might discover you’re making some fatal mistakes, or even fourteen of them.
  • Coca-Cola Profit Declines 14%, Future Growth Plan Fails To Impressnew
    21 October 2014, 1:22 pm - as domestic sales slip and sparkling beverages fail to grow coca-cola knows it has a problem and has even come up with a solution. yet as shares sink lower, investors seem unconvinced the beverage behemoth's plan is good enough. the coca-cola company
  • Project Management Apps: Which Is Best For Your Team?new
    21 October 2014, 12:00 pm - find it challenging to manage team projects via email? a slew of apps promise to make it easier, but which is best for you?
  • Partial NRC Report On Yucca Mt A Win For Sciencenew
    21 October 2014, 5:20 am - last week, the u.s. nuclear regulatory commission (nrc) essentially said that the proposed yucca mountain repository in nevada would probably be ok for storing our nation’s high-level nuclear waste for a million years. but the nrc report
  • How Gun-Control Legislation Is Affecting This Electionnew
    20 October 2014, 2:14 pm - many sheriffs in states that recently passed gun-control laws have signed letters saying they are opposed to the laws, saying the gun bans won’t make america safer. some even say they won’t enforce these new laws. this has gotten some

The Local (Sweden)

  • Military seeks 'patience' in sub searchnew
    22 October 2014, 9:06 am - sweden's military says it has no plans to downsize the search for a possible foreign submarine and is prepared to force any suspect weapon to the surface of the sea, "with armed force if necessary".
  • Swedish farmers contracted swine flunew
    22 October 2014, 8:34 am - a human strain of the swine flu virus normally only found in pigs was discovered in sweden earlier this year, the country's public health agency has revealed.
  • Stockholm bomb investigation to ceasenew
    22 October 2014, 8:18 am - sweden's security service (säpo) is expected to announce that it will stop its core investigation into a suicide bombing in stockholm four years ago.
  • Chainsaw man destroys house in family feudnew
    21 October 2014, 5:20 pm - a man in central sweden has gone on a rampage with a chainsaw after a family housing dispute took an unexpected turn.
  • Man frames beggar with stolen tablet computernew
    21 October 2014, 4:07 pm - a man in southern sweden has landed in hot water after he stole a tablet computer, gave it to a beggar, then reported her to the police.
  • Sub hunt: 'There is something out there'new
    21 October 2014, 2:15 pm - stockholm's archipelago is the focus of the biggest military operation in sweden since the cold war. the local is in the region's capital, vaxholm, to see what residents make of the drama.
  • Extremist saves Sweden Democrats' EU groupnew
    21 October 2014, 12:38 pm - the eu group that bound several eurosceptic parties including the sweden democrats has been saved by an mep from a far-right polish group, just a week after it appeared to have crumbled, according to a uk press report.
  • Sweden ready to use force to surface subnew
    21 October 2014, 11:25 am - sweden's military says it has no plans to downsize the search for a possible foreign submarine and is prepared to force any suspect vessel to the surface of the sea, "with armed force if necessary".
  • Timeline: Mystery 'submarine' in Stockholmnew
    21 October 2014, 10:26 am - the world has had its periscope on sweden since the swedish military launched an extensive hunt for what is rumoured to be a damaged russian submarine in the stockholm archipelago. here is the timeline of events so far.
  • Profit leap for Swedbanknew
    21 October 2014, 8:37 am - swedbank has seen its profits rise higher than expected.

The Local (Germany)

  • Tourists stranded on Rhine cable carnew
    22 October 2014, 9:08 am - six people, including a family and two american tourists, were left dangling 40 metres in the air over the rhine for hours late on tuesday after cologne's cable car came to a halt.
  • 7:1! Bayern celebrate record Roma away scorenew
    22 October 2014, 9:04 am - bayern munich were elated on tuesday night after seuring a 7-1 victory against roma in their group stage champions league clash.
  • Nazi U-boat wreck found off US coastnew
    22 October 2014, 8:25 am - a world war ii german u-boat and an american merchant vessel it sank in battle have been found deep in the ocean off the coast of north carolina, officials said on tuesday.
  • Indian schools drop German teachingnew
    22 October 2014, 8:00 am - thousands of children in india will no longer be taught german after the country's education ministry allowed a contract to lapse.
  • Fourth time lucky for free Berlin WiFi?new
    21 October 2014, 5:20 pm - berlin's bid to set up a free city-wide wireless network has so far come to nothing. but city bosses are now trying for a fourth time - and hope to have the project running next year.
  • Do German unions have too much power?new
    21 October 2014, 3:29 pm - germany's pilots and train drivers are taking it in turns to bring the country to a standstill with strikes that have cost the economy tens of millions of euros in the last two weeks. are unions abusing their power or standing up for their rights?
  • Older workers can have extra days off, court saysnew
    21 October 2014, 2:26 pm - older workers in germany are allowed more time off than younger ones, a court ruled on tuesday, saying the difference was not discriminatory.
  • Court: Germany can keep arms deals secretnew
    21 October 2014, 12:23 pm - the government can keep arms deals secret and only tell the public about them after contracts have been signed, the supreme court ruled on tuesday.
  • Tourist finds €7,500 instead of cheesecakenew
    21 October 2014, 11:37 am - just how honest would you have to be to return €7,500 that you found in a box supposed to contain your favourite cheesecake?
  • Expat's family battles for answers four years onnew
    21 October 2014, 11:06 am - in 2010 an irish computer engineer was found dead in his apartment in baden-württemberg. four years on, his family are still pressing the german justice system for answers. they feel badly let down by police who they say have refused to examine

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BBC

  • Homebase accelerates store closuresnew
    22 October 2014, 7:23 am - home retail group says that store closures at homebase will be accelerated, with the number of outlets cut by 25% by 2019.
  • S Korea takes down 'Christmas tree'new
    22 October 2014, 7:22 am - south korea takes down a "christmas tree" tower on the border with north korea, but says it was for safety reasons not to appease the north.
  • UK 'not deporting enough criminals'new
    22 October 2014, 7:22 am - the uk's spending watchdog criticises ministers for failing to deport more foreign national offenders - saying performance has barely improved over eight years.
  • Health row puts patients 'at risk'new
    22 October 2014, 7:04 am - political infighting over the nhs in wales is putting patients and staff at risk, a nurses' leader claims.
  • US editor Ben Bradlee dies at 93new
    22 October 2014, 6:52 am - ben bradlee, the editor of the washington post during the watergate scandal that toppled president nixon, has died aged 93, the newspaper says.
  • Indian girl, 3, 'raped' in schoolnew
    22 October 2014, 6:46 am - police in india investigate the alleged rape of a three-year-old girl in her school in the city of bangalore.
  • Kompany angered by away fans bannew
    22 October 2014, 6:44 am - manchester city captain vincent kompany says it was unfair to exclude away fans after a 2-2 champions league draw at cska moscow.
  • Plans for 'revenge porn' legislationnew
    22 October 2014, 6:40 am - plans for a new law to tackle "revenge pornography" in scotland are being considered by the scottish government, the bbc learns.
  • Wales 'undersold' overseas, says MPsnew
    22 October 2014, 6:35 am - wales' potential for tourism is being undersold and the country should be marketed "much more vigorously", a committee of mps concludes.
  • Toy store pulls Breaking Bad dollsnew
    22 October 2014, 6:29 am - us chain toys r us pulls four action figures based on characters from the popular tv drama breaking bad, following a petition for their removal.

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Japan Today (Japan)

  • Politics › Abe's troubles may not end despite resignations of two ministersnew
    22 October 2014, 6:15 am - prime minister shinzo abe is facing increased pressure from a newly energised opposition over potential scandals within his cabinet even though he swiftly jettisoned two ministers this week in a bid to calm the storm. three other cabinet members -
  • Business › Shares jump 2.64% by the closenew
    22 October 2014, 6:15 am - stocks jumped 2.64% on wednesday, reversing a sharp drop the previous day, as investors took their lead from another wall street rally. the nikkei 225 index at the tokyo stock exchange, which fell 2.03% on tuesday, added 391.49 points to finish at
  • Business › Faulty Takata air bag warning expanded to 6.1 million U.S. carsnew
    22 October 2014, 6:07 am - the u.s. highway safety regulator, nhtsa, expanded its warning on tuesday about faulty airbags made by japanese auto-part maker takata to 6.1 million vehicles in the united states. "the national highway traffic safety administration urges owners of
  • Politics › U.S. urges Japan to be bolder in opening marketsnew
    22 October 2014, 6:00 am - u.s. commerce secretary penny pritzker is urging japan to be bolder in opening its markets to help reach a deal on a pan-pacific trade agreement. pritzker, who is leading the commerce department's first trade mission to japan in two decades, said
  • Crime › Woman found stabbed to death; suspect jumps from building roofnew
    22 October 2014, 5:30 am - police in hachioji, tokyo, said wednesday that a man suspected of fatally stabbing a 35-year-old woman at her home, apparently jumped to his death from the building roof. according to police, the body of akiko tsubokawa was found lying face up on a
  • Picture of the Day › Musical memoriesnew
    22 October 2014, 5:25 am - emperor akihito and empress michiko look at the musical instruments they played in their younger days, displayed at an exhibition of the "life of emperor and empress" at takashimaya department store in tokyo, on wednesday.
  • Business › Shaky Japanese economy hit by growing trade deficitnew
    22 October 2014, 4:40 am - japan's shaky economy was dealt another blow wednesday, as official data showed a widening september trade deficit that puts the world's number-three economy on track to log a record annual shortfall. the worse-than-expected deficit of 958.3 billion
  • Sports › Giants rout Royals 7-1 in World Series openernew
    22 October 2014, 4:27 am - madison bumgarner and the san francisco giants put a sudden stop to the kansas city royals' perfect postseason roll. bumgarner pitched shutout ball into the seventh inning, hunter pence homered early and the giants showed off their october poise,
  • National › Court orders Facebook to reveal revenge porn IP addressesnew
    22 October 2014, 2:44 am - a tokyo court has ordered facebook to disclose the ip addresses used by fake accounts that were posting revenge porn, a lawyer said tuesday, in the first such case in japan. in response to the order the u.s.-based social networking site revealed ip
  • World › Former Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee dies at 93new
    22 October 2014, 12:23 am - ben bradlee, the hard-charging editor who guided the washington post through its pulitzer prize-winning coverage of the watergate scandal and invigorated its newsroom for more than two decades, died tuesday. he was 93. bradlee died at his home of

The Don

  • Indian, Pakistani troops exchange fire at Sialkot’s Charwa sectornew
    22 October 2014, 6:31 am - sialkot: an exchange of fire took place at sialkot’s charwa sector between indian and pakistani troops, sources in the chenab rangers said.no casualties were reported in the firing, sources said, adding that the exchange took place when indian
  • Pakistan opts to bat first in Test against Australianew
    22 October 2014, 6:01 am - dubai: pakistan has won the toss and decided to bat first against australia in the first test being played at the dubai international cricket stadium.pakistan captain misbah-ul-haq has said that the team's morale was high.yasir shah and imran khan
  • Three injured in attack on polio team in Bajaurnew
    22 October 2014, 5:09 am - peshawar: three people were injured on wednesday when a remote-controlled blast targeted a polio team in the bajaur tribal region's mamond tehsil. rescue teams rushed to the site of the attack and shifted the injured who included two levies personnel
  • Javed Hashmi's democratic struggle is inspiring, says Amir Dogarnew
    22 October 2014, 4:31 am - http://www.dawn.com/news/1139544/dogar-visits-hashmi(image)
  • Malala Yousufzai honoured with Liberty Medalnew
    22 October 2014, 4:08 am - philadelphia: malala yousufzai awarded the nobel peace prize for her efforts to promote girls' education has been honoured with the liberty medal. malala accepted the medal, which is given annually at the national constitution center to someone who
  • Boy ‘murdered after rape’new
    22 October 2014, 1:34 am - dera ghazi khan: police on wednesday found the body of a missing teenager who was allegedly raped before being murdered by his unidentified killers.mustafa, 13, a resident of khakhi (eastern), had left home six days back after being admonished by
  • NAB summons officers in Rs659m scamnew
    22 October 2014, 1:34 am - faisalabad: the national accountability bureau (nab) has summoned district government officials following reports that more than 400 billboards were installed in faisalabad without any no objection certificate (noc) that caused more than rs659m loss
  • Couple killed after being kidnapped from panchayatnew
    22 October 2014, 1:34 am - kasur: a couple was shot dead on tuesday in the name of honour during a jury (panchayat) at kharak singh village in phoolnagar city police precincts.according to police, a girl, lubna, allegedly eloped with sharafat of the same village some weeks
  • Sit-ins have affected many projects: Mamnoonnew
    22 October 2014, 1:33 am - gilgit: president mamnoon hussain has said that economic growth of the country has slowed and many mega projects, including power projects, have been suffering because of the protest sit-ins of the pti and pat in islamabad.talking to media persons at
  • India asks US not to invest in Diamer-Bhasha projectnew
    22 October 2014, 1:33 am - washington: india is asking the united states not to invest in the diamer-bhasha project, media reports said on tuesday.according to these reports, india has also asked the us administration to ensure that american companies did not invest in the

Austrilia

  • Indo jets ‘force Oz plane to land’new
    22 October 2014, 7:12 am - two indonesian sukhoi fighter jets have intercepted an australian civilian plane and forced it to land for flying through indonesian airspace.
  • Man still standing after snake attacknew
    22 October 2014, 6:30 am - a man thought he was doing the right thing by standing still as a snake approached him - but ended up with a bite for his trouble.
  • Who did this to Samantha?new
    22 October 2014, 4:50 am - a teenager has been left blind in one eye and may have permanent brain damage after being dragged several metres by a car.
  • ‘Australia is not prepared for Ebola’new
    22 October 2014, 3:52 am - top bureaucrats have given wildly differing accounts of australia’s readiness to mobilise in the event of an ebola outbreak in our region. the question is: why?
  • Arrested man pretends to be twinnew
    22 October 2014, 3:47 am - an accused criminal who allegedly posed as his twin brother has been arrested outside darwin magistrates court.
  • The beers that changed Australianew
    22 October 2014, 3:32 am - former pm gough whitlam and other labor figures weighed up australia’s relationship with china in a very aussie way — over a few beers at the pub.
  • Sad legacy of ‘drugs and guns’new
    22 October 2014, 3:27 am - update: an ice addict who inexplicably shot dead a father-of-two has been sentenced to 11 years’ jail on what would have been his victim’s 30th birthday.
  • Greens ‘grave rob’ Gough’s legacynew
    22 October 2014, 2:48 am - labor has accused the greens of “grave robbing” gough whitlam’s legacy by slapping their party’s logo on a picture of the former prime minister.
  • ‘Ever seen a guy naked?’ Sex sting catches Aussienew
    22 October 2014, 2:06 am - this is sweetie. she’s a 10-year-old filipina girl used to target pedophiles around the world, and she’s just caught an australian sex offender. what he said to her will shock you.
  • Greens “bodysnatch” Gough Whitlamnew
    22 October 2014, 1:24 am - the greens use of a party logo on a gough whitlam tribute on the day the former pm died has been labelled “cheap” and “opportunistic”.

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Zeenews

  • No agreement reached with Iran on nuke programme: USnew
    22 October 2014, 7:18 am - the us has not struck a deal with iran on its controversial nuclear programme, saying it would look to lift sanctions on it only after tehran has determined to uphold its end of the agreement, a top american official has said.
  • No agreement reached with Iran on nuke programme: USnew
    22 October 2014, 7:18 am - the us has not struck a deal with iran on its controversial nuclear programme, saying it would look to lift sanctions on it only after tehran has determined to uphold its end of the agreement, a top american official has said.
  • Malaysia`s Defence Minister hopeful MH370 will be foundnew
    22 October 2014, 7:12 am - malaysia`s defence minister hishammuddin hussein said wednesday his country was determined to find missing flight mh370, as he was briefed by australian officials leading the complex search deep in the indian ocean.
  • Malaysia`s Defence Minister hopeful MH370 will be foundnew
    22 October 2014, 7:12 am - malaysia`s defence minister hishammuddin hussein said wednesday his country was determined to find missing flight mh370, as he was briefed by australian officials leading the complex search deep in the indian ocean.
  • Australian convicted in child sex sting with virtual girlnew
    22 October 2014, 7:00 am - an australian man caught in a global sting to trap child sex predators using a virtual 10-year-old filipina called sweetie has been jailed, in what is thought to be the first conviction from the operation, reports said wednesday.
  • Australian convicted in child sex sting with virtual girlnew
    22 October 2014, 7:00 am - an australian man caught in a global sting to trap child sex predators using a virtual 10-year-old filipina called sweetie has been jailed, in what is thought to be the first conviction from the operation, reports said wednesday.
  • Snowplough driver in Moscow crash says on runway by mistakenew
    22 October 2014, 6:50 am - the driver of the snowplough that blocked the take-off of a private plane at a moscow airport, killing the ceo of france`s total oil company, said he drove onto the runway after losing his bearings.
  • Snowplough driver in Moscow crash says on runway by mistakenew
    22 October 2014, 6:50 am - the driver of the snowplough that blocked the take-off of a private plane at a moscow airport, killing the ceo of france`s total oil company, said he drove onto the runway after losing his bearings.
  • South Korea urges North to release other detaineesnew
    22 October 2014, 6:48 am - south korea on wednesday welcomed north korea`s release of a us citizen, but immediately urged it to free two other american detainees and a south korean missionary who was arrested on espionage charges.
  • South Korea urges North to release other detaineesnew
    22 October 2014, 6:48 am - south korea on wednesday welcomed north korea`s release of a us citizen, but immediately urged it to free two other american detainees and a south korean missionary who was arrested on espionage charges.

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