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State too benefitted from Nobel winner’s fight – Times of India

Firstpost State too benefitted from Nobel winner's fightTimes of IndiaKOCHI: Much before the Nobel committee decided to confer the peace prize on Kailash Satyarthi, his fight for child rights had led to introduction of legal aid clinics in police stations … Continue reading

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Iraqi province pleads for US to send in troops to help fight Isis – The Guardian

The Guardian Iraqi province pleads for US to send in troops to help fight IsisThe GuardianLeaders of Iraq's Anbar district put out an urgent plea yesterday for immediate foreign and national intervention to prevent the immediate collapse of the province, … Continue reading

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Google wins bid on which court to fight Rockstar over patents

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Google Inc will fight patent holder Rockstar Consortium in a California court instead of a Texas court that lawyers consider more friendly toward plaintiffs. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit on Thursday ordered proceedings … Continue reading

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Soldiers fly out from Northern Ireland base to aid Ebola fight in Sierra Leone – Belfast Telegraph

Belfast Telegraph Soldiers fly out from Northern Ireland base to aid Ebola fight in Sierra LeoneBelfast TelegraphSoldiers based in Northern Ireland are to be deployed to Sierra Leone on a humanitarian mission to combat the Ebola outbreak. Also in this … Continue reading

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Google asks U.S. Supreme Court to enter Oracle copyright fight

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Google Inc has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to wade into contentious litigation against Oracle Corp and reverse a lower court ruling that found parts of the Java programming language subject to copyright protection. The request … Continue reading

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Turkey’s President Calls for Ground Troops to Fight Islamic State – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal Turkey's President Calls for Ground Troops to Fight Islamic StateWall Street JournalTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday the besieged Syrian city of Kobani was in imminent danger of falling to Islamic State and called on the … Continue reading

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Take the fight to activists, says Moelis

Companies get bad advice from banks over investor campaigns Asia homepage

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Dubai detectives to get Google Glass to fight crime

DUBAI (Reuters) – Dubai police plan to issue detectives with Google Glass hands-free eyewear to help them fight crime using facial recognition technology, a police spokesman in the wealthy Gulf Arab emirate said. The wearable device consists of a tiny … Continue reading

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Interpol opens Singapore center to fight cyber crime

By Theodora D’cruz SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Interpol, the world’s largest police organization, is opening a center in Singapore focused on fighting cyber crime, which many countries, it says, are poorly equipped to contain. Cyber crime is increasingly conducted by a … Continue reading

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Western train makers fight back with hi-tech interiors

By Natalie Huet BERLIN (Reuters) – Trains are likely to become more like long-haul planes, with customized carriages and tablets embedded into hi-tech seats, as Western manufacturers fight back against cheaper Chinese rivals and Europe’s railways open up to greater … Continue reading

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