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Scots offered new powers for voting No

Chancellor promises Holyrood new powers on tax, welfare and job creation if Scotland votes No, a pledge that Alex Salmond dismisses as ‘panicky’ Asia homepage

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China stance on HK voting sparks protests

Under China’s plan, potential candidates for chief executive would need the support of more than half the mostly pro-Beijing nominating committee Asia homepage

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How Will Subconscious Issues Influence FDA AdCom Voting On Afrezza?

By Jeff Eiseman: To what extent does the subconscious of FDA advisory committee members influence their votes? Writing as “Scrying Biotech,” Michael Webb asserted here that (1) under certain conditions, AdCom members are influenced, (2) these conditions are in place … Continue reading

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Protesters prevent Thais voting in Bangkok – BBC News

BBC News Protesters prevent Thais voting in BangkokBBC NewsMillions of Thais are heading to the polls to vote in a general election boycotted by the opposition and blighted by protests. Anti-government protesters have said they will disrupt voting across Thailand … Continue reading

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Thai protesters disrupt early voting

Early voting in Thailand’s general election has been disrupted by anti-government demonstrators swarming polling stations in Bangkok and chaining their doors shut preventing thousands from casting their ballots Asia homepage

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TiVo testing thumbs-up / thumbs-down interactive voting on ‘The Voice’

More than a decade after its introduction, TiVo is putting its trademark thumbs-up and thumbs-down buttons to good use. It's not open to everyone — Zatz notes that it requires a specific software build to be installed on the TiVo … Continue reading

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The Other Lennar: Lennar B Offers 10X The Voting Rights At 25% Off

By Special Situations and Arbs: Earlier this month, when I started writing for Seeking Alpha, I made a list of ideas for articles. One of the stocks near the top of the list was Molex Incorporated. On September 9th, however, … Continue reading

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Cambodia’s Vietnamese community finds voting is not necessarily a right – The Guardian

The Guardian Cambodia's Vietnamese community finds voting is not necessarily a rightThe GuardianThough born in Cambodia, fluent in Khmer and descended from a family who has lived in the country for generations, Sieng and others in her ethnic-Vietnamese community are … Continue reading

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In Heavy Zimbabwe Voting, No Repeat of Disastrous 2008 Events – New York Times (blog)

New York Times (blog) In Heavy Zimbabwe Voting, No Repeat of Disastrous 2008 EventsNew York Times (blog)DOMBOSHAWA, Zimbabwe — For Nyaradzai Majuru, the choice of how to cast her ballot was simple. Before she and her husband received a two-acre … Continue reading

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Dell’s buyout teeters as it rejects voting change

By Greg Roumeliotis NEW YORK (Reuters) – Michael Dell's and Silver Lake's $ 24.4 billion bid to take Dell Inc private suffered a blow on Wednesday after the company's special committee rejected their request to change the voting rules in … Continue reading

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