Monthly Archives: August 2013

Liverpool to sign Sakho, llori and Moses before Monday?

Liverpool to sign Sakho, llori and Moses before Monday? – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Ahead of their biggest clash of the season so far, Liverpool are making late incursions in the transfer market as Brendan Rodgers is looking to bolster … Continue reading

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Delhi gang rape: Teenager found guilty – BBC News

BBC News Delhi gang rape: Teenager found guiltyBBC NewsA teenager has been found guilty of taking part in the fatal gang rape of a woman on a Delhi bus last year. He was convicted on charges of rape and murder … Continue reading

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Judi Dench as Irish woman searching for son grips Venice

VENICE (Reuters) – Judi Dench brought pathos and laughter to Venice on Saturday with her performance in the title role of “Philomena”, the true story of an Irish woman who searches for the son who was taken from her and … Continue reading

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Major Wall Street firm holds off on BlackBerry 10 upgrade amid sale rumors

BlackBerry had better decide on whether it’s going to pursue any “strategic alternatives” pretty soon. Bloomberg reports that rumors of a potential sale of BlackBerry have spooked Morgan Stanley from upgrading its employees’ phones from BlackBerry 7 to BlackBerry 10. … Continue reading

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Thailand seizes 100 kilos of ivory from Africa – Gulf Times

Gulf Times Thailand seizes 100 kilos of ivory from AfricaGulf TimesThai customs yesterday said they had arrested two Vietnamese air passengers after finding more than 100 kilograms of ivory in their luggage on a flight from Angola. The haul, which … Continue reading

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Syria: Putin rubbishes chemical attack claims – The Guardian

The Guardian Syria: Putin rubbishes chemical attack claimsThe GuardianVladimir Putin has rejected US intelligence claims that Bashar al-Assad's regime used chemical weapons in Syria, saying it would be "utter nonsense" for government troops to use such tactics in a war … Continue reading

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Microsoft confirms Xbox One can also download games remotely

Not to be outdone by Sony, Xbox Corporate Vice President Marc Whitten confirmed on Friday that the Xbox One will be able to remotely download games purchased through smartphones and other devices on the Xbox mobile companion app, just like the … Continue reading

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A Nobel laureate with a popular streak

Heaney brought his natural world to poetic life and influenced generations of poets and readers while also being generous with his time and advice Asia homepage

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Hodgson backs his Hart

Hodgson backs his Hart – originally posted on Soccerlens.com It hasn’t been the best of starts to the new season for goalkeeper Joe Hart. First, he fails to keep out what looked a comfortable save from a James Morrison shot … Continue reading

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Thailand Seizes 100 Kilos of Ivory from Africa – Naharnet

Naharnet Thailand Seizes 100 Kilos of Ivory from AfricaNaharnetThai customs on Friday said they had arrested two Vietnamese air passengers after finding more than 100 kilograms (220 pounds) of ivory in their luggage on a flight from Angola. The haul, … Continue reading

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