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China emissions surge as thousands march

Latest pollution figures show the world’s most populous nation produced more C02 per head than EU, as thousands march over climate change Asia homepage

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Angelina Jolie surgery sparks surge in female cancer tests: study

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Hollywood star Angelina Jolie’s decision to make public her double mastectomy more than doubled the number of women in Britain seeking to have genetic breast cancer tests, according to a study released on Friday. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Carbon dioxide levels in atmosphere surge

Rise in emissions of carbon dioxide, the main greenhouse gas produced by burning fossil fuels, is the biggest driver of global warming, scientists say Asia homepage

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Russian Bulls Replace Bears in Latest ETF Inflow Surge – Businessweek

Toronto Star Russian Bulls Replace Bears in Latest ETF Inflow SurgeBusinessweekThe biggest U.S. exchange-traded fund tracking Russian stocks is luring the most money since March as investors bet the nation's standoff with the U.S. and Europe over the Ukraine conflict … Continue reading

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Digital Ally shares surge on interest in wearable cameras

Shares of Digital Ally Inc, a company that produces wearable cameras, jumped as much as 80 percent to $ 14.25 on Monday as outrage over the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black teenager in Missouri fueled interest in the … Continue reading

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Why Rowan Companies Plc’s Earnings Will Surge Higher And Dividends Will Follow

By Rupert Hargreaves: Rowan Companies PLC (NYSE:RDC) is currently finding it hard to find any friends. The company’s shares are driving down and have nearly touched a four-year low. These declines are not just limited to Rowan, concerns about oversupply … Continue reading

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Lenovo first quarter net profit climbs 23 percent as smartphone sales surge

China's Lenovo Group, the world's biggest maker of personal computers, said net income jumped 23 percent in the first fiscal quarter, beating estimates, as it consolidated its position in the PC market while boosting smartphone shipments. The ambitious Beijing-based hardware … Continue reading

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EM export surge reveals split in fortunes

Manufacturing-led exporters in Asia are riding a wave of resurgent demand from the US and Europe but commodity-orientated exporters in Latin America and Africa are hurting Asia homepage

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Taliban surge threatens Afghan stability

Local forces battle for control as insurgents take advantage of the withdrawal of international troops to gain territory in summer’s fighting season Asia homepage

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Sony warns smartphone weakness will brake profit progress after first-quarter surge

By Sophie Knight TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan's Sony Corp warned it doesn't now expect to make money on smartphones this year, citing weak demand, as the consumer electronics maker said restructuring will still help it turn a profit on its … Continue reading

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