Monthly Archives: August 2012

Mitt Romney’s Speech at the Republican National Convention – ABC News

ABC News Mitt Romney's Speech at the Republican National ConventionABC NewsBelow is the speech Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney gave at the Republican National Convention tonight: Mr. Chairman, delegates. I accept your nomination for President of the United States of … Continue reading

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Parent’s Dilemma: Are You Raising Tech-Addicted Kids?

Rebecca Levey is a co-founder of KidzVuz.com, a video review site by and for tweens. She writes about technology and education at Beccarama and is a White House Champion of Change for Education. Follow her at @beccasara. Tech News Headlines … Continue reading

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Nomura plans further $1bn in cost cuts

The Japanese bank is to cut more jobs as it trims costs at its struggling investment banking division – the second major retrenchment at the arm in a year Financial Times – Asia homepage

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My oh Mai!

INTER MILAN’S Brazil international Maicon is heading to the Eithad after sealing a deadline-day move Sport RSS feed

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Vietnamese ‘dog thieves’ lynched – AsiaOne

AsiaOne Vietnamese 'dog thieves' lynchedAsiaOneHANOI – Two suspected dog thieves were beaten to death in Vietnam by an angry mob that caught them allegedly trying to sell the animals to local restaurants, state media said Friday. Police have opened a … Continue reading

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Romney asks US to ‘turn the page’ on Obama – CTV News

The Associated Press Romney asks US to 'turn the page' on ObamaCTV NewsTAMPA, Fla. — Lifted by a show of Republican unity that once seemed so distant, Mitt Romney plunged into the presidential campaign's final 67 days focused more than … Continue reading

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Back-to-College Clothing Is More Important Than Tablets, Survey Shows

If you're a college student, it's likely you've purchased some new fall wardrobe staples rather than a tablet this school year. Tech News Headlines – Yahoo! News

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India growth sits near three-year lows

GDP grew a better than expected 5.5% in India in the first quarter but consumption fell to its slowest pace since 2004, fuelling fears about the economy Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Premier League ins and outs

KEEP up to date with all the transfers involving Premier League teams on one of the most exciting days of the year Sport RSS feed

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Vietnamese politicians visit Denmark – ScandAsia.com

Vietnamese politicians visit DenmarkScandAsia.comMembers of the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA) visited this week the Danish parliament. The visit is part of collaboration between the Danish and Vietnamese parliaments that was initiated in 2009. It will be followed by a visit … Continue reading

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