Tag Archives: Elite

Buffett’s $200,000 shares priced for elite

Berkshire Hathaway shares change hands above $ 200,000 for the first time, as the founder refuses a stock split, making it the highest priced shares in New York trading Asia homepage

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Elite security posse fostered founders of WhatsApp, Napster

By Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A few days after selling WhatsApp to Facebook for $ 19 billion, Jan Koum stepped into a suite at the St. Regis Hotel in San Francisco to celebrate with old friends, including CEOs, … Continue reading

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Kardashian confronts tradition at elite Vienna ball

VIENNA (Reuters) – At 24, Olga Goreglyad is a veteran of society balls around Europe but her ambition will not be fulfilled until she dances on Thursday night as a debutante at Vienna’s Opera Ball – something celebrity guest Kim … Continue reading

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Ukraine ‘disbands elite Berkut anti-riot police’ – BBC News

BBC News Ukraine 'disbands elite Berkut anti-riot police'BBC NewsUkraine's acting interior minister has said the elite Berkut police unit, blamed for the deaths of protesters, has been disbanded. It is unclear what will happen to Berkut officers, but Arsen Avakov … Continue reading

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Mandela funeral: quiet mourning in Qunu as world’s elite prepare to descend – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Mandela funeral: quiet mourning in Qunu as world's elite prepare to descendTelegraph.co.ukIt was funeral day in Qunu yesterday, and this scruffy village strung along a line of low hills where Nelson Mandela lived as a child was almost deserted. … Continue reading

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India’s women challenge patriarchal elite

Arrest of one of New Delhi’s power elite for an alleged sexual assault reflects a shift as empowered women refuse to keep silent about harassment Asia homepage

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Elite US team questions seized al Qaeda leader on Navy ship – Reuters UK

NEWS.com.au Elite US team questions seized al Qaeda leader on Navy shipReuters UKBy Mark Hosenball and Phil Stewart. WASHINGTON | Mon Oct 7, 2013 11:43pm BST. WASHINGTON (Reuters) – An elite American interrogation team is questioning the senior al Qaeda … Continue reading

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Europe’s elite on red alert for Mamadou Sakho

Europe’s elite on red alert for Mamadou Sakho – originally posted on Soccerlens.com After it had appeared want-away defender Mamadou Sakho right was going to stay with Ligue One champions Paris Saint-Germain, it now seems the side are willing to … Continue reading

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Bo trial exposes lavish world of China elite – Financial Times

The Guardian Bo trial exposes lavish world of China eliteFinancial TimesFor the past two days China has been transfixed by a political drama that reads like the OJ Simpson trial and the life of Paris Hilton rolled into one. As … Continue reading

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Bo trial exposes lavish world of China elite

Communist party may want to promote its efforts to stamp out official malfeasance but it is just as likely to alert the masses to the obscene wealth of politicians Asia homepage

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