Monthly Archives: January 2012

Russia Says UN Resolution Would Put Syria on Path to Civil War – Voice of America

Telegraph.co.uk Russia Says UN Resolution Would Put Syria on Path to Civil WarVoice of AmericaJanuary 31, 2012 Russia Says UN Resolution Would Put Syria on Path to Civil War VOA News Russia is warning that a Western and Arab effort … Continue reading

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Adele’s live comeback at February 12 Grammy Awards

LONDON (Reuters) – British chart-topper Adele will make her live comeback after months out for throat surgery on February 12 at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, broadcaster CBS said on Tuesday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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In Hong Kong, you have to win the lottery to buy an iPhone (Yahoo! News)

Yahoo! News – Think lining up overnight for an iPhone launch is bad? Try snagging a new iPhone 4S in Hong Kong, where Apple recently implemented a lottery system in an effort to combat scalping. If you’re in Hong Kong and want the … Continue reading

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Santander annual profit falls 35%

Property market collapse and the eurozone debt crisis continue to erode Spanish bank’s earnings Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Give us Tevez, we’ll win you the title!

MARK HUGHES last night made a cheeky offer to City: Loan me Carlos Tevez and we’ll help you win the title! Sport RSS feed

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Russia says West’s UN effort over Syria ‘path to civil war’ – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Russia says West's UN effort over Syria 'path to civil war'Telegraph.co.ukA senior Russian diplomat said on Tuesday that the push for adoption of a Western-Arab draft UN Security Council resolution on Syria calling for the regime to put an … Continue reading

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2008-12-23 at 09-50-55

UN Vietnam images: 2008-12-23 at 09-50-55 Image by thinklad //Hoa Lu Un cimetiere 2008-12-23 at 08-06-53 Image by thinklad //Hoa Lu Pas un seul touriste en vue, ca doit etre parce que nous ne sommes pas au bon endroit, mais … Continue reading

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Stephen Colbert’s Super PAC raises $1 million

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Stephen Colbert’s U.S. presidential aspirations may not be serious, but his fundraising is. The late-night television comedian’s Super PAC announced on Tuesday that it has raised more than $ 1 million. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Online game theft earns real-world conviction (AP)

AP – The amulet and mask were a 13-year-old boy’s virtual possessions in an online fantasy game. In the real world, he was beaten and threatened with a knife to give them up. Yahoo! News: Technology News

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Dassault wins $20bn Indian fighter jet contract

French manufacturer’s Rafale beats Eurofighter’s Typhoon to one of the world’s largest military contracts Financial Times – Asia homepage

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