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Hindustantimes.com
Want to know every GOT character’s fate? Check out these 20 new picsIt is still more than two months to go for our favourite show to return but tod
Want to know every GOT character’s fate? Check out these 20 new pics
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 52 minutes ago
It is still more than two months to go for our favourite show to return but today is a good day. Game of Thrones has let loose as many as 20 new pictures from their upcoming season 6, releasing on April 26. The stills have almost all the important... Read more
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The Verge
Hyperloop or loopy hype?Here we are, almost three years later, and the most visible milestone achieved
Hyperloop or loopy hype?
The Verge / Posted an hour ago
Here we are, almost three years later, and the most visible milestone achieved to date are some disconnected tube sections scattered in the Nevada desert, and the selection of a Hyperloop pod design that will race on Musk’s yet-to-be-built test... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Game of Thrones Season 6 stills released - but still no sign of Jon Snow Maisie Williams as Arya Stark – photo Macall B. Polay/HBOSophie Turner as San
Game of Thrones Season 6 stills released - but still no sign of Jon Snow
Belfast Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
Maisie Williams as Arya Stark – photo Macall B. Polay/HBOSophie Turner as Sansa Stark – photo Helen Sloan/HBOPeter Dinklage as Tyrion Lannister, Nathalie Emmanuel as Missandei... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Eurobanks: The Probable Point of Failure as Systemic Stress RisesAs all major financial markets – stocks, currencies, commodities, and bonds – c
Eurobanks: The Probable Point of Failure as Systemic Stress Rises
Naked Capitalism / Posted 2 hours ago
As all major financial markets – stocks, currencies, commodities, and bonds – continue to be highly volatile and risk averse, investors’ mood, and even that of real economy players, is getting nervous and gloomy. Both the masters of the universe at... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
New Game of Thrones photos show Arya blind... And bring major hints about season 6Game of Thrones has just released a treasure trove of teaser photos for the for
New Game of Thrones photos show Arya blind... And bring major hints about season 6
Kingston Guardian / Posted 3 hours ago
Game of Thrones has just released a treasure trove of teaser photos for the forthcoming sixth season. There’s no sign of Jon Snow (Kit Harington), despite rumours that he could (spoiler alert!) somehow survive his brutal stabbing at the end of the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
New Game of Thrones photos show Arya blind... And bring major hints about season 6 | Irish Examiner Friday, February 12, 2016 - 10:04 am Game of Thrones has
New Game of Thrones photos show Arya blind... And bring major hints about season 6
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, February 12, 2016 - 10:04 am Game of Thrones has just... Read more
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Oxford Mail
New Game of Thrones photos show Arya blind... And bring major hints about season 6Game of Thrones has just released a treasure trove of teaser photos for the for
New Game of Thrones photos show Arya blind... And bring major hints about season 6
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
Game of Thrones has just released a treasure trove of teaser photos for the forthcoming sixth season. There’s no sign of Jon Snow (Kit Harington), despite rumours that he could (spoiler alert!) somehow survive his brutal stabbing at the end of the... Read more
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Gazette
New Game of Thrones photos show Arya blind... And bring major hints about season 6Game of Thrones has just released a treasure trove of teaser photos for the for
New Game of Thrones photos show Arya blind... And bring major hints about season 6
Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
Game of Thrones has just released a treasure trove of teaser photos for the forthcoming sixth season. There’s no sign of Jon Snow (Kit Harington), despite rumours that he could (spoiler alert!) somehow survive his brutal stabbing at the end of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Kagame Calls On Africans to Work Together to Address the Continent's ChallengesThe 2016 World Economic Forum meet in Davos, Switzerland. President Paul Kagam
President Kagame Calls On Africans to Work Together to Address the Continent's Challenges
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
The 2016 World Economic Forum meet in Davos, Switzerland. President Paul Kagame has called on leaders from across Africa to work together to address the challenges that the continent still faces. Speaking at a dinner reception dubbed 'Africa's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Time for Collective Leadership in Eastern AfricaIn a Davos-style debate, experts attending the 20th session of the Intergovernm
Time for Collective Leadership in Eastern Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
In a Davos-style debate, experts attending the 20th session of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts (ICE) of Eastern Africa, co-organised by ECA and the Government of Kenya called for an end to the disconnect between leaders and followers; and... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
New Game of Thrones photos show Arya blind... And bring major hints about season 6Game of Thrones has just released a treasure trove of teaser photos for the for
New Game of Thrones photos show Arya blind... And bring major hints about season 6
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 4 hours ago
Game of Thrones has just released a treasure trove of teaser photos for the forthcoming sixth season. There’s no sign of Jon Snow (Kit Harington), despite rumours that he could (spoiler alert!) somehow survive his brutal stabbing at the end of the... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
New Game of Thrones photos show Arya blind... And bring major hints about season 6Game of Thrones has just released a treasure trove of teaser photos for the for
New Game of Thrones photos show Arya blind... And bring major hints about season 6
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 4 hours ago
Game of Thrones has just released a treasure trove of teaser photos for the forthcoming sixth season. There’s no sign of Jon Snow (Kit Harington), despite rumours that he could (spoiler alert!) somehow survive his brutal stabbing at the end of the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
New Game of Thrones photos show Arya blind... And bring major hints about season 6Game of Thrones has just released a treasure trove of teaser photos for the for
New Game of Thrones photos show Arya blind... And bring major hints about season 6
EveningTimes Online / Posted 4 hours ago
Game of Thrones has just released a treasure trove of teaser photos for the forthcoming sixth season. There’s no sign of Jon Snow (Kit Harington), despite rumours that he could (spoiler alert!) somehow survive his brutal stabbing at the end of the... Read more
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dna
Game of Thrones Season 6: New images reveal which characters are alive!Game of Thrones season six is all set to release on April 24. HBO released a se
Game of Thrones Season 6: New images reveal which characters are alive!
dna / Posted 7 hours ago
Game of Thrones season six is all set to release on April 24. HBO released a set of 20 images from the most anticipated show on television. These new images reveal what happened to Arya Stark and whether Sansa Stark and Theon Grayjoy survived the... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Is India primed for an economic revolution?It's been a rough start to 2016. China is clearly slowing down; the World Bank
Is India primed for an economic revolution?
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 8 hours ago
It's been a rough start to 2016. China is clearly slowing down; the World Bank is projecting that economies like Brazil and Russia -- much vaunted in the early 2000s -- will shrink this year; oil prices continue to trawl lows. It's no surprise,... Read more
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DW
'North Korea's recent defiance points to a push for reform' | Asia |Rüdiger Frank: The outburst is certainly interesting, especially since North Ko
'North Korea's recent defiance points to a push for reform' | Asia |
DW / Posted 12 hours ago
Rüdiger Frank: The outburst is certainly interesting, especially since North Korea has been rather quiet since its last big escalation in 2013. The argument though that North Korea is doing this to incur only a single backlash for multiple moves... Read more
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Daily Mail
Game Of Thrones season six photos confirm who survived and who didn'tSPOILER ALERT! ... but still no sign of Jon Snow Turns out you can survive an
Game Of Thrones season six photos confirm who survived and who didn't
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
SPOILER ALERT! ... but still no sign of Jon Snow Turns out you can survive an 80ft drop in the north of Westeros, but not poison from the south. Newly released Game Of Thrones... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Through The Looking Glass On RatesSubmitted by John Browne via Euro Pacific Capital, On January 29th, Japan’s ce
Through The Looking Glass On Rates
Zero Hedge / Posted 15 hours ago
Submitted by John Browne via Euro Pacific Capital, On January 29th, Japan’s central bank governor, Haruhiko Kuroda, announced that the Bank of Japan would introduce a Negative Interest Rate Policy, or NIRP, on bank reserve deposits held in excess of... Read more
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CircleID
Just Another 'Black Box'? First Thoughts on Twitter's Trust and Safety CouncilOn Tuesday, Twitter announced the creation of the Trust and Safety Council, a b
Just Another 'Black Box'? First Thoughts on Twitter's Trust and Safety Council
CircleID / Posted 20 hours ago
On Tuesday, Twitter announced the creation of the Trust and Safety Council, a body comprising 40 organisations and individuals from civil society and academia, tasked with "ensur[ing] that people feel safe expressing themselves on Twitter". The move... Read more
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DW
IMF chief Lagarde set to win second term |Named to head the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in July 2011 for five years
IMF chief Lagarde set to win second term |
DW / Posted 20 hours ago
Named to head the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in July 2011 for five years, Lagarde officially entered her nomination for a second term at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, in January this year. British finance minister George... Read more
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The Atlantic
What Is the Point of Joe Biden's Cancer 'Moonshot'?Related Story “The science is ready,” Biden proclaimed, a phrase he repeated a
What Is the Point of Joe Biden's Cancer 'Moonshot'?
The Atlantic / Posted 22 hours ago
Related Story “The science is ready,” Biden proclaimed, a phrase he repeated a half-dozen times over the course of 80 minutes. “I believe we can make much faster progress—as an outsider looking in—if we seek greater collaboration, greater sharing of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Israel Is Why a Popular Academic Is Pulling Out of This Year's Water SummitAs South Africa's drought intensifies, the Mail and Guardian in conjunction wit
Israel Is Why a Popular Academic Is Pulling Out of This Year's Water Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
As South Africa's drought intensifies, the Mail and Guardian in conjunction with the South African Department of Water and Sanitation has organised Water Summit 2016 to focus on issues of water management for poverty alleviation. Director of the... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
My Trippy, Anxiety-Triggering Day Spent In Virtual RealityUntil recently, I purposefully avoided the onslaught of virtual reality. Though
My Trippy, Anxiety-Triggering Day Spent In Virtual Reality
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 23 hours ago
Until recently, I purposefully avoided the onslaught of virtual reality. Though I write for a publication that celebrates technological innovation, I don’t feel I need to experience it all personally. I am a film buff of long standing, and glowing... Read more
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CBC.ca
Trudeau's 1st 100 days began with change, but there's much yet to deliverThe campaign was about change. And so perhaps it should only follow that the fi
Trudeau's 1st 100 days began with change, but there's much yet to deliver
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
The campaign was about change. And so perhaps it should only follow that the first months of the new government would be about change. "We wanted to establish change," says a senior government official, asked about the first 100 days. "Our... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Biff! Bang! Zuma's taken two body blows. When's the next?In boxing, when a fighter has taken two heavy body blows, he begins to weaken.
Biff! Bang! Zuma's taken two body blows. When's the next?
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
In boxing, when a fighter has taken two heavy body blows, he begins to weaken. Now let's apply that analogy to President Zuma. He is a Zulu, a chief. The first body blow that Zuma took was during Nelson Mandela's funeral. In front of the WORLD'S TV... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Drive to Lift up Poor Farmers Must Focus On ClimateLondon — A new push to give farmers in developing countries better access to ma
UN Drive to Lift up Poor Farmers Must Focus On Climate
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
London — A new push to give farmers in developing countries better access to markets, led by the United Nations' food aid agency, could fall short of its goals if it does not prioritise helping poor farmers adapt to climate change, experts have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma Meets With Investors and CEOs of Major Companies and Captains of IndustryPresident Jacob Zuma today, 9 February 2016, met with major investors to the So
President Jacob Zuma Meets With Investors and CEOs of Major Companies and Captains of Industry
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
President Jacob Zuma today, 9 February 2016, met with major investors to the South African economy and CEOs of big companies in Cape Town to discuss ways in which government and the business sector can work together to bring about the growth of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma - Presidential Investor Luncheon and World Economic Forum ReviewOpening remarks by President Jacob Zuma during the Presidential investor lunche
President Jacob Zuma - Presidential Investor Luncheon and World Economic Forum Review
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Opening remarks by President Jacob Zuma during the Presidential investor luncheon and World Economic Forum review, Cape Town Good day and welcome to this very important interaction. I would like to first voice my appreciation for the efforts that... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Negative Rates Are Dangerous" OECD Chair Warns "Our Entire System Is Unstable"William R. White is the chairman of the Economic and Development Review Committ
"Negative Rates Are Dangerous" OECD Chair Warns "Our Entire System Is Unstable"
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
William R. White is the chairman of the Economic and Development Review Committee at the OECD in Paris. Prior to that, Dr. White held a number of senior positions with the Bank for International Settlements (“BIS”), including Head of the Monetary and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"Fasten Your Seatbelts": Kyle Bass Previews The Collapse Of China's $34 Trillion Banking SectorEarlier this month, Kyle Bass asked a funny question in a discussion with CNBC’
"Fasten Your Seatbelts": Kyle Bass Previews The Collapse Of China's $34 Trillion Banking Sector
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
Earlier this month, Kyle Bass asked a funny question in a discussion with CNBC’s David Faber. To wit: “If some fund manager in Texas is saying that your currency is dramatically overvalued, you shouldn’t care on a $10 trillion economy with $34... Read more
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Deseret News
West gathers digital arsenal against Islamic State -- to what effect?Twitter recently announced it had suspended 125,000 accounts since the middle o
West gathers digital arsenal against Islamic State -- to what effect?
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
Twitter recently announced it had suspended 125,000 accounts since the middle of 2015 “for threatening or promoting terrorist acts, primarily related to ISIS.” The announcement came a couple weeks after Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg announced a... Read more
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The Atlantic
North Korea: Can Anything Be Done?“Again, again!” That’s what a child might exclaim when he’s doing something fun
North Korea: Can Anything Be Done?
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
“Again, again!” That’s what a child might exclaim when he’s doing something fun. North Korea (the DPRK) tested its fourth nuclear device on January 6, 2016; it’s now toasted Lunar New Year with a missile launch, a day ahead of its announced window... Read more
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WA Today
Trump circus no longer a laughing matterManchester, New Hampshire: Anyone who still thought the Donald Trump campaign w
Trump circus no longer a laughing matter
WA Today / Posted yesterday
Manchester, New Hampshire: Anyone who still thought the Donald Trump campaign was a joke stopped laughing at 8pm in New Hampshire, when he delivered a thumping victory in the second presidential primary. An attendee wears a victory campaign button... Read more
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Canberra Times
Trump circus no longer a laughing matterAn attendee wears a victory campaign button for Donald Trump during a primary w
Trump circus no longer a laughing matter
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
An attendee wears a victory campaign button for Donald Trump during a primary watch party in Manchester, New Hampshire. Photo: Bloomberg Manchester, New Hampshire: Anyone who still thought the Donald Trump campaign was a joke stopped laughing at 8pm... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Trump circus no longer a laughing matterAn attendee wears a victory campaign button for Donald Trump during a primary w
Trump circus no longer a laughing matter
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
An attendee wears a victory campaign button for Donald Trump during a primary watch party in Manchester, New Hampshire. Photo: Bloomberg Manchester, New Hampshire: Anyone who still thought the Donald Trump campaign was a joke stopped laughing at 8pm... Read more
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Daily Mail
America has a record breaking 260,000 robots working in its factoriesHas a robot taken YOUR job? New figures reveal America now has a record breakin
America has a record breaking 260,000 robots working in its factories
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Has a robot taken YOUR job? New figures reveal America now has a record breaking 260,000 robots working in its factories North American firms ordered 31,464 robots last year worth $1.8 billion In the automotive industry, orders of robots grew by 19... Read more
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The Age
Trump circus no longer a laughing matterAn attendee wears a victory campaign button for Donald Trump during a primary w
Trump circus no longer a laughing matter
The Age / Posted yesterday
An attendee wears a victory campaign button for Donald Trump during a primary watch party in Manchester, New Hampshire. Photo: Bloomberg Manchester, New Hampshire: Anyone who still thought the Donald Trump campaign was a joke stopped laughing at 8pm... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Trump circus no longer a laughing matterAn attendee wears a victory campaign button for Donald Trump during a primary w
Trump circus no longer a laughing matter
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
An attendee wears a victory campaign button for Donald Trump during a primary watch party in Manchester, New Hampshire. Photo: Bloomberg Manchester, New Hampshire: Anyone who still thought the Donald Trump campaign was a joke stopped laughing at 8pm... Read more
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Business Insider
GOLDMAN SACHS: The 'mantra' in Silicon Valley has changedPrivate tech companies are having a tough go of it — and they're starting to ma
GOLDMAN SACHS: The 'mantra' in Silicon Valley has changed
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
Private tech companies are having a tough go of it — and they're starting to make some changes. Many tech startups that have reached the coveted billion-dollar "unicorn" status are now struggling to raise capital as investors worry about... Read more
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Breitbart
Trump Senior Adviser: This Is A ‘Political Earthquake’Donald Trump’s Senior Policy Adviser Stephen Miller describes the candidate’s l
Trump Senior Adviser: This Is A ‘Political Earthquake’
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
Donald Trump’s Senior Policy Adviser Stephen Miller describes the candidate’s landslide victory in New Hampshire as a “political earthquake.” Miller explains that the election–in both parties–represents a resolute rejection of the globalist trade... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Think unicorns are dead? These 3 big venture capital exits say otherwise2016 is not shaping up to be a great year for Internet unicorns -- but if recen
Think unicorns are dead? These 3 big venture capital exits say otherwise
TheStreet.com / Posted yesterday
2016 is not shaping up to be a great year for Internet unicorns -- but if recent history is any indicator, not all is lost. The venture capital industry has seen startup valuations soar in recent years. According to Fortune, there are upwards of 170... Read more
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Daily Herald
Citing security, Davos organizers postpone Egypt conferenceGENEVA -- Organizers of the World Economic Forum, which holds an annual meeting
Citing security, Davos organizers postpone Egypt conference
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
GENEVA -- Organizers of the World Economic Forum, which holds an annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, have postponed a similar conference planned to take place in Egypt this spring over security concerns. The WEF Middle East and North Africa... Read more
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The Forward
Israel Launches Secret Talks With Europe on Settlement LabelingIsrael and the European Union are engaging in secret talks on repairing their r
Israel Launches Secret Talks With Europe on Settlement Labeling
The Forward / Posted 2 days ago
Israel and the European Union are engaging in secret talks on repairing their relationship following the European Union’s decision to label products made in Israeli settlements. According to a report in Haaretz, Helga Schmid, a senior adviser to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Sets Up Task Team to Tackle Jobs, GrowthCape Town — President Jacob Zuma says a joint task team of government and busin
President Sets Up Task Team to Tackle Jobs, Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Cape Town — President Jacob Zuma says a joint task team of government and business executives will be established to focus solely on economic growth and job creation. The President announced this shortly after meeting with CEOs of top companies in... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Technology and the Future of WorkBy Jayati Ghosh, Professor of Economics and Chairperson at the Centre for Econo
Technology and the Future of Work
Naked Capitalism / Posted 2 days ago
By Jayati Ghosh, Professor of Economics and Chairperson at the Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Originally published at Frontline The latest fear factor to hit the world relates to the disappearance... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'We're in a world with no safe havens left'OPINION: World Economic Forum,Davos,Davos 2016,World Economic Forum 2016 GLO
'We're in a world with no safe havens left'
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
OPINION: World Economic Forum,Davos,Davos 2016,World Economic Forum 2016 GLOBIS University President Yoshito Hori has identified three major trends in this year’s WEF2016 discussions. I have been to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How about a free $800 monthly? | Daily Telegraph Should Australia seriously consider a universal basic incom
How about a free $800 monthly?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
| Daily Telegraph Should Australia seriously consider a universal basic income? Switzerland: Basic Income 'Robot' causes a commotion in Davos00:55:40 A stunt by campaign group ?Robots for Basic Income? caused a stir... Read more
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Eye Witness News
3 technologies that will transform warfare participants at the WEF discussed how the 4th Industrial Revolution will chan
3 technologies that will transform warfare
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
participants at the WEF discussed how the 4th Industrial Revolution will change the character of warfare. FILE. A rebel fighter holds a position in a rebel-held area of the Syrian northern city of Aleppo... Read more
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iol.co.za
State and business to get SA ‘on track’Johannesburg - An interim committee has been set up by President Jacob Zuma wit
State and business to get SA ‘on track’
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Johannesburg - An interim committee has been set up by President Jacob Zuma with business to help fix and stabilise the economy. It will aim to avoid a credit rating downgrade, identify infrastructure projects companies can invest in and address the... Read more
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Calcutta News
The voice for the invisible and voiceless "One's dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but it can ne
The voice for the invisible and voiceless
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
"One's dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but it can never be taken away unless it is surrendered."? As a college sociology professor, I am expected to inspire and stimulate my... Read more
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