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Drone strikes on Isis loom large

There are big differences between territory controlled by Isis and other areas where drones have been uaws, as well as questions over their effectiveness Asia homepage

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Europe’s bourses gain as US data loom

Pound at lowest level since Scottish referendum Asia homepage

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Many Ukrainians remain pessimistic even as peace talks loom – Washington Post

Times of India Many Ukrainians remain pessimistic even as peace talks loomWashington PostKIEV — The day before envoys from Russia and Ukraine are set to sit down and chart a course to peace after a five-month war, many Ukrainians are … Continue reading

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Syria rifts loom over G20 summit – BBC News

AFP Syria rifts loom over G20 summitBBC NewsWorld leaders from the G20 group of nations are set to meet in Russia amid sharp differences over military action against Syria's government. Ahead of the talks, Russia's Vladimir Putin warned that action … Continue reading

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As talks begin, Jewish settlements loom as challenge – Washington Post

Washington Post As talks begin, Jewish settlements loom as challengeWashington PostPSAGOT, West Bank — The last time Israeli and Palestinian negotiators sat down for extended, serious peace talks in the waning days of the second Bush administration, the effort to … Continue reading

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Rivals to loom large over HTC sales, third-quarter growth seen flat

By Clare Jim TAIPEI (Reuters) – HTC Corp may not sustain sales growth into the third-quarter as the glow around the Taiwanese smartphone maker's flagship model is likely to be eclipsed by new products from bigger rivals Apple Inc and … Continue reading

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Cyber disputes loom large as Obama meets China’s Xi

By Steve Holland, Matt Spetalnick and John Ruwitch RANCHO MIRAGE, California (Reuters) – President Barack Obama told Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday that the United States welcomes China's "peaceful rise" and seeks a world order where all countries play … Continue reading

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Cyber disputes loom large as Obama meets China’s Xi

By Matt Spetalnick and Steve Holland SAN JOSE, California (Reuters) – President Barack Obama will complain to Chinese President Xi Jinping at a summit on Friday about alleged Chinese hacking of U.S. secrets, even as the White House faces growing … Continue reading

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Doubts loom over eurozone recovery

Business activity in France remains weak, according to purchasing managers’ index data, while Germany is more robust, yet lower than expectations Financial Times – Asia homepage

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Hostage film “Argo” wins producers’ award as Oscars loom

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Iran hostage drama “Argo” continued its trophy-winning streak on Saturday, taking the top prize at the Producers Guild Awards in the latest boost to its chances at the Oscars. Reuters: Entertainment News

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