Monthly Archives: October 2013

Sahara desert deaths: Niger migrants, mainly children, die of thirst – Daily Mail

Daily Mail Sahara desert deaths: Niger migrants, mainly children, die of thirstDaily MailThe bodies of 87 migrants were found on Wednesday in Niger's desert north after they died of thirst just a few kilometres from the border of Algeria, their … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

German journalists urged to shun Google and Yahoo

By Harro Ten Wolde FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The union representing German journalists advised its members on Thursday to stop using Google and Yahoo because of reported snooping by U.S. and British intelligence. "The German Federation of Journalists recommends journalists to … Continue reading

Posted in Technology | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

SoftBank closes in on NTT for top spot

Latest results show Masayoshi Son’s acquisitive group moving towards overtaking NTT DoCoMo as Japan’s most profitable telecoms group Asia homepage

Posted in Business | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Reality Check For Peter Schiff

By Shareholders Unite: In a couple of articles we’ll investigate the tenets of Austrian economics, more especially those of Peter Schiff, as he prominently represents that school of economic thought. Austrian economics, although a rather diverse group, holds as one … Continue reading

Posted in Finance | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Football Manager 2014 In Game Editor

Football Manager 2014 In Game Editor – originally posted on Soccerlens.com This edition of Football Manager 2014 brings with it the brand new In Game Editor which will be available to download on the same day of release of FM … Continue reading

Posted in Football | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Syria meets deadline to destroy chemical production facilities – Reuters

Sydney Morning Herald Syria meets deadline to destroy chemical production facilitiesReutersBy Dominic Evans. BEIRUT | Thu Oct 31, 2013 11:49am EDT. BEIRUT (Reuters) – Syria has destroyed or rendered inoperable all of its declared chemical weapons production and mixing facilities, … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

U.S. to allow expanded electronic device use on flights

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said on Thursday it will allow airlines to expand the use of portable electronic devices in flight to include smartphones, tablets and e-readers, ending a long-standing ban. "Most commercial airlines can tolerate radio interference … Continue reading

Posted in Technology | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Less dovish Fed weighs on stocks

Dollar firms and gold slips as market weakness stems from perceptions that the US Federal Reserve was less dovish than anticipated Asia homepage

Posted in Business | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

5 Attractive Investments For Today’s Difficult Environment

By Grey Owl Capital: “The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.” – William James Despite the recent shenanigans in Washington concerning funding the government and raising the debt ceiling, as well as the constant … Continue reading

Posted in Finance | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Football Manager 2014 Review

Football Manager 2014 Review – originally posted on Soccerlens.com The wait is over. Football fans and passionate gamers all over the world can enjoy the brand new Football Manager 2014, as the game is releasing today on various platforms. One … Continue reading

Posted in Football | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment