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MPs’ Iraq vote: Commons passes vote by massive majority to include Britain in … – The Independent

The Independent MPs' Iraq vote: Commons passes vote by massive majority to include Britain in …The IndependentBritish jets are set to strike Isis targets within days after the move was overwhelmingly supported this afternoon by MPs of all parties. The … Continue reading

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Apple says ‘Shellshock’ no risk to vast majority of Mac users

BOSTON (Reuters) – Apple Inc said the vast majority of Mac computer users are not at risk from the recently identified "Shellshock" computer bug, which security experts have warned affect operating systems, including Mac's OS X. "The vast majority of … Continue reading

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AT&T, Chernin venture to buy majority stake in Fullscreen

By Lisa Richwine LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Otter Media, a joint venture between telecom giant AT&T Inc and The Chernin Group, has agreed to buy a majority stake in Fullscreen, one of the largest networks on YouTube, the companies announced … Continue reading

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Chinese majority expect war with Japan

Genron/China Daily survey finds 93% of Japanese have an unfavourable view of their neighbour, while 86% of Chinese view the Japanese negatively Asia homepage

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Israel’s Matomy buys majority stake in Germany’s Team Internet

Israeli digital advertising firm Matomy Media Group raised its stake in Team Internet, a Munich-based direct navigation Internet search company, to 70 percent from 20 percent. Matomy said on Monday this was its largest acquisition ever but did not provide … Continue reading

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U.S. bill on email privacy gathers majority support in the House

By Alina Selyukh WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A bill to force government agencies to get warrants before they access the email of people under investigation advanced in the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday after a majority of lawmakers signed on … Continue reading

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What if Modi doesn’t win majority in India?

While BJP is expected to be largest single party after national elections there are growing doubts over whether it, and its leader Narendra Modi, will have enough seats to form a viable government potentially sparking more economic uncertainty Asia homepage

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Australia’s Telstra to offload majority stake in struggling Sensis

By Maggie Lu Yueyang SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia's biggest phone company Telstra Corporation Ltd has agreed to sell 70 percent of its directories unit Sensis, offloading a struggling business challenged by digital transition for less than the market had anticipated. … Continue reading

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US budget passes House by large majority

The vote of 322 to 94 heralds the end of the divisiveness that has defined US fiscal negotiations over the past three years Asia homepage

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SoftBank to spend $1.26 billion for majority Brightstar stake

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Japan's SoftBank Corp said on Friday it agreed to pay $ 1.26 billion for a 57 percent stake in privately held cellphone distributor Brightstar Corp as it looks to boost its bargaining power with handset makers. … Continue reading

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