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The Manila Times
China’s WWII military parade a show of strengthSeptember 1, 2015 12:42 pm BEIJING: Soldiers will march, gleaming hardware wil
China’s WWII military parade a show of strength
The Manila Times / Posted 2 hours ago
September 1, 2015 12:42 pm BEIJING: Soldiers will march, gleaming hardware will roll, and warplanes will fly above Tiananmen Square at China’s WWII anniversary parade, but major Western leaders are... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Mining’s new deal: A platinum solution?The mineral resources minister, the Chamber of Mines and union representatives
Mining’s new deal: A platinum solution?
Daily Maverick / Posted 7 hours ago
The mineral resources minister, the Chamber of Mines and union representatives all appeared to be in sunny spirits following Monday’s signing of an agreement aimed at halting the haemorrhaging of jobs from the mining industry. Mineral Resources... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Jobs-saving pact an important step, but more must be doneBetween 11700 and 19000 mining jobs are on the line as companies battle plummet
Jobs-saving pact an important step, but more must be done
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 9 hours ago
Between 11700 and 19000 mining jobs are on the line as companies battle plummeting commodity prices, increased costs and electricity constraints. The initiative, a product of weeks of talks between the three parties, has not achieved a moratorium on... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mining unions welcome new deal to minimise job cuts The agreement to promote platinum as a reserve asset is part of a deal aimed
Mining unions welcome new deal to minimise job cuts
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 hours ago
The agreement to promote platinum as a reserve asset is part of a deal aimed at minimising job cuts. Picture: The government says it hopes to reduce more than 11,700 jobs at risk in the industry.... Read more
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The Irish Times
Plan agreed to stem job loses in South Africa’s mining industry Government, mining companies and unions reach agreement after weeks of negoti
Plan agreed to stem job loses in South Africa’s mining industry
The Irish Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Government, mining companies and unions reach agreement after weeks of negotiations to stabilise the industry Boys play soccer in Marikana’s Nkaneng township in front of the Lonmin’s... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
ACI releases 2014 World Airport Traffic ReportMontréal, 31 August 2015 – Airports Council International (ACI) has released th
ACI releases 2014 World Airport Traffic Report
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 16 hours ago
Montréal, 31 August 2015 – Airports Council International (ACI) has released the latest edition of the World Airport Traffic Report. With comprehensive data coverage for over 2,200 airports in more than 160 countries worldwide, ACI's flagship... Read more
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iol.co.za
Jobs plan inked by minersPretoria - South Africa's mining industry, unions and the government signed a b
Jobs plan inked by miners
iol.co.za / Posted 18 hours ago
Pretoria - South Africa's mining industry, unions and the government signed a broad plan on Monday to stem a wave of job losses triggered by falling commodity prices and soaring costs. The document of the blue print seen by Reuters last week... Read more
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Pravda
EU's security costs a lot, thus it is farmed out to USMember of the Russian Parliament Igor Zotov offered to shift the UN headquarter
EU's security costs a lot, thus it is farmed out to US
Pravda / Posted 19 hours ago
Member of the Russian Parliament Igor Zotov offered to shift the UN headquarters from the US to Switzerland. He has already addressed the corresponding letter to the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Zotov believes that the UN should strengthen its... Read more
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The New Age
SA seals mining jobs deal, proposes platinum planSouth Africa's mining industry, unions and the government signed a broad plan o
SA seals mining jobs deal, proposes platinum plan
The New Age / Posted 20 hours ago
South Africa's mining industry, unions and the government signed a broad plan on Monday to stem a wave of job losses triggered by falling commodity prices and soaring costs. The document of the blue print seen by Reuters last week included boosting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma Attends 70th Anniversary of End of Occupation of China and Second World War in Beijing, Three SeptPresident Jacob Zuma has been invited by His Excellency Xi Jinping, President o
President Jacob Zuma Attends 70th Anniversary of End of Occupation of China and Second World War in Beijing, Three Sept
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
President Jacob Zuma has been invited by His Excellency Xi Jinping, President of the People's Republic of China, to participate in celebrations in Beijing on 3 September 2015 to mark the 70th Anniversary of the End of the Occupation of China and the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Zuma to jet off to ChinaPresident Jacob Zuma and Chinese President Xi Jinping. Credit: AFP President J
Zuma to jet off to China
iafrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
President Jacob Zuma and Chinese President Xi Jinping. Credit: AFP President Jacob Zuma is headed to China this week, to attend a military parade celebration and hold bilateral talks. Dozens of state heads will be attending the 70th Anniversary of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Steel industry strategic for SA’s growthThe great global economic recession, which was triggered in 2008 by a financial
Steel industry strategic for SA’s growth
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
The great global economic recession, which was triggered in 2008 by a financial crisis arising from reckless lending by financial institutions in the US, has had devastating and multiple impacts on the global economy. No less for the South African... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA economy is ill, admits ZumaJohannesburg - President Jacob Zuma on Sunday acknowledged that the South Afric
SA economy is ill, admits Zuma
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma on Sunday acknowledged that the South African economy was “sick” as he launched the first unit of Eskom’s new Medupi power station in Limpopo. Zuma threw down the gauntlet to labour and business to put the country... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Zuma to attend China WWII commemorationAdam Wakefield, News24 Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma is to attend 70th a
Zuma to attend China WWII commemoration
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
Adam Wakefield, News24 Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma is to attend 70th anniversary celebrations marking the end of the occupation of China during WWII and the end of the global conflict itself. "President Jacob Zuma has been invited by His... Read more
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iol.co.za
Giving Africans a voiceAFRICAN INDEPENDENTIndependent Media has launched the print edition of its Afri
Giving Africans a voice
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
AFRICAN INDEPENDENTIndependent Media has launched the print edition of its African multimedia publication, African Independent, a new generation media offering that seeks to change the narrative on the African continent. New multimedia publication... Read more
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The Star
A region evolves with China - Behind The HeadlinesSouth-East Asia’s complex big power relations demand careful and considered und
A region evolves with China - Behind The Headlines
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
South-East Asia’s complex big power relations demand careful and considered understanding, where frequent complications and familiar gut reactions do not help. WHEN countries have difficulty relating to a rising China, part of the problem lies in... Read more
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OJornal News
Brazil’s Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat President Dilma Rousseff. Agência Brasil. RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) – If the worst
Brazil’s Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
OJornal News / Posted 3 days ago
President Dilma Rousseff. Agência Brasil. RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) – If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Treasury Yields Are TumblingIf you pull up the chart on $USB 30 year bond price, it looks like one massive
Treasury Yields Are Tumbling
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
If you pull up the chart on $USB 30 year bond price, it looks like one massive 2015 long H&S to me. Makes sense if all the former go-go BRICS are selling off their reserves to put out fires at home. Fed already has a de-facto rate hike, especially... Read more
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ABC News
Brazil's Rousseff Faces Growing Impeachment ThreatIf the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered
Brazil's Rousseff Faces Growing Impeachment Threat
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with an angry rival who... Read more
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Quartz
Does the global stock market turmoil signal the BRIC age is already over? - Quartz BRIC
Does the global stock market turmoil signal the BRIC age is already over?
Quartz / Posted 3 days ago
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The Charleston State Journal
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Brazil's Rousseff faces growing impeachment threat
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) � If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threat
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) � If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Lonmin punts platinum as BRICS reserveJohannesburg - Lonmin, the world’s third-largest platinum producer, said South
Lonmin punts platinum as BRICS reserve
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Johannesburg - Lonmin, the world’s third-largest platinum producer, said South Africa should push its BRICS emerging-market partners to enact stricter laws to curb vehicle emissions and adopt the metal as a reserve holding to drive demand. Platinum... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threat
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 4 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Our transformation needs more womenREUTERSPolicymakers have constantly warned against the dangers of failures to t
Our transformation needs more women
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
REUTERSPolicymakers have constantly warned against the dangers of failures to transform our economic sectors so as to promote inclusive growth, create jobs and, through enterprise development, push back the frontiers of poverty, says the writer. File... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threat
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threat
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threat
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 4 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threat
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threat
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threat
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threat
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a... Read more
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Salon.com
Rousseff faces ‘political suicide bomber,’ removal threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Rousseff faces ‘political suicide bomber,’ removal threat
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren’t rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she’s now faced with a... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threat
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threat
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a... Read more
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FOX 6 News Birmingham
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threat
FOX 6 News Birmingham / Posted 4 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a... Read more
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FOX News
Brazil's Rousseff facing 'political suicide bomber,' growing calls for impeachmentRIO DE JANEIRO – If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption
Brazil's Rousseff facing 'political suicide bomber,' growing calls for impeachment
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO – If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threat
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 4 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threatRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corru
Rousseff faces 'political suicide bomber,' removal threat
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - If the worst economic crisis in a decade, a massive corruption scandal centered on her ruling party and approval ratings in the single digits weren't rough enough for Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, she's now faced with a... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Little Hope for India-Pakistan DétenteThere is no prospect of India and Pakistan coming to terms and settling their b
Little Hope for India-Pakistan Détente
Asia Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
There is no prospect of India and Pakistan coming to terms and settling their border differences in the foreseeable future, certainly not in the lifetime of the two countries’ present governments and probably not for much longer. Efforts to improve... Read more
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Washington Post
This is why you shouldn’t blame China for the havoc in the marketsAn investor looks at an electronic board showing stock information at a brokera
This is why you shouldn’t blame China for the havoc in the markets
Washington Post / Posted 4 days ago
An investor looks at an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Shanghai, August 25, 2015. REUTERS/Aly Song People are freaking out about the markets. On “Black Monday,” publicly traded companies posted huge losses, which... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Russia, Ukraine and the ANCThe ANC’s recent Discussion Document reveals just how wrong-headed the governin
Russia, Ukraine and the ANC
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
The ANC’s recent Discussion Document reveals just how wrong-headed the governing party’s position on the Russia-Ukraine conflict is, and shows how we have fallen for the oldest propaganda trick in the book. In a supposed effort to counter a western... Read more
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Business Standard India
In emerging markets, the focus should be on scale not profit: Saugata GuptaInterview with CEO, MaricoInterview with CEO, MaricoSaugata Gupta, chief execut
In emerging markets, the focus should be on scale not profit: Saugata Gupta
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
Interview with CEO, MaricoInterview with CEO, MaricoSaugata Gupta, chief executive officer, Marico, is optimistic that the second half of the current fiscal will be better... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Sends Largest Group of Students to ChinaPretoria — The South African government on Monday dispatched 53 students to Chi
Govt Sends Largest Group of Students to China
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Pretoria — The South African government on Monday dispatched 53 students to China, the largest group ever sent by the African country. The students have been granted scholarships by the Chinese government to study in China in various fields, South... Read more
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