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The Economic Times
RH Patil: The man who revolutionized Indian stock marketMUMBAI: The period of early 1990's was a chapter of great drama in Indian capit
RH Patil: The man who revolutionized Indian stock market
The Economic Times / Posted 20 hours ago
MUMBAI: The period of early 1990's was a chapter of great drama in Indian capital markets. The Rs 3,500-crore Harshad Mehta scam had shaken the stock market's very foundation and Bombay Stock Exchange, the country's largest bourse, was under the... Read more
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dna
Harshad Mehta scam: When a financial scandal triggered reforms in IndiaIf year 1991 heralded the reform of our economic systems, the following year sa
Harshad Mehta scam: When a financial scandal triggered reforms in India
dna / Posted 21 hours ago
If year 1991 heralded the reform of our economic systems, the following year saw the beginning of the cleansing of the financial markets. But as always, we needed a crisis to trigger the reform process. That trigger came from the heavy price that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement By Media Educators On SABC Crisis"We, the undersigned educators in journalism, media studies and related subject
Statement By Media Educators On SABC Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
"We, the undersigned educators in journalism, media studies and related subjects, condemn in the strongest terms the arbitrary suspension and firing of some of the leading journalists at the SABC. The journalists were suspended after making... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Link Road options ‘do not go far enough’ The A361 North Devon Link Road in Barnstaple. Picture: Sarah Howells Barnsta
Link Road options ‘do not go far enough’
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted yesterday
The A361 North Devon Link Road in Barnstaple. Picture: Sarah Howells Barnstaple Town Council says more should be done and the entire road made a dual carriageway North Devon Link Road proposals do not go... Read more
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Daily Mail
Supermodels and millionaires party to help DiCaprio save the planetAll aboard the louche ship Leo! Flown in from all over the globe, the flimsily
Supermodels and millionaires party to help DiCaprio save the planet
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
All aboard the louche ship Leo! Flown in from all over the globe, the flimsily clad supermodels and murky millionaires partying to help DiCaprio save the planet! This year’s wave of lovelies comprised of many Victoria’s Secret models Bono,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Baker backs hotel tax expansion, cites “level playing field”STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, JULY 21, 2016…..A Senate proposal imposing hotel taxes on
Baker backs hotel tax expansion, cites “level playing field”
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, JULY 21, 2016…..A Senate proposal imposing hotel taxes on private homes and rooms for rent, such as those booked through the online portal Airbnb, gained the support of Gov. Charlie Baker on Thursday. “We would sign that,” Gov.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Plan for Route 1 Bell Gate Center near Bel Air moves forwardThe Bell Gate shopping center planned for Route 1 received another round of opp
Plan for Route 1 Bell Gate Center near Bel Air moves forward
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
The Bell Gate shopping center planned for Route 1 received another round of opposition from the Pons farming family, during a plans review by Harford County this week. The roughly 29,000-square-foot Bell Gate would include a day care center with... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Families, officials fight to keep local serial killer in prisonDon Miller's first chance at parole since 1997 has reopened old wounds and fuel
Families, officials fight to keep local serial killer in prison
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Don Miller's first chance at parole since 1997 has reopened old wounds and fueled fresh fears Nearly four decades after his wife's death, Ernest Stuart said her disappearance and the investigation into her murder are still “raw.” Kristine Stuart... Read more
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Sporting Life
Russia loses Rio appeal Russia has lost its appeal against the decision to ban its athletics team fro
Russia loses Rio appeal
Sporting Life / Posted 2 days ago
Russia has lost its appeal against the decision to ban its athletics team from the Rio Olympics. 2016 sport calendarThe Russian Olympic Committee and 68 individual athletes lodged an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for... Read more
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BC Local News
Ashton elected president of international bodyPenticton MLA Dan Ashton stepped into a new position this week, taking over as
Ashton elected president of international body
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
Penticton MLA Dan Ashton stepped into a new position this week, taking over as president of the Pacific Northwest Economic Region at the international organization’s 26th annual summit in Calgary. Ashton has been B.C.’s representative to PNWER since... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Ashton elected president of international bodyPenticton MLA Dan Ashton stepped into a new position this week, taking over as
Ashton elected president of international body
Penticton Western News / Posted 3 days ago
Penticton MLA Dan Ashton stepped into a new position this week, taking over as president of the Pacific Northwest Economic Region at the international organization’s 26th annual summit in Calgary. Ashton has been B.C.’s representative to PNWER since... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rs 5,000 fine on using pressure horns, removing silencers: NGTGreen panel also ordered traffic police to deposit the environment compensation
Rs 5,000 fine on using pressure horns, removing silencers: NGT
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
Green panel also ordered traffic police to deposit the environment compensation in a separate account The National Green Tribunal on Wednesday cracked the whip on individuals causing... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rs 5,000 fine on using pressure horns, removing silencers: NGTNEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal today cracked the whip on individuals ca
Rs 5,000 fine on using pressure horns, removing silencers: NGT
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
NEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal today cracked the whip on individuals causing noise pollution in the city and announced a fine of Rs 5,000 on those using pressure horns and removing silencers from their vehicles. A bench headed by NGT... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Diego OKs Plastic Bag BanA brown plastic bag on grass, July 14, 2014. The San Diego City Council approv
San Diego OKs Plastic Bag Ban
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
A brown plastic bag on grass, July 14, 2014. The San Diego City Council approved a ban on plastic shopping bags Tuesday, making it the 150th jurisdiction in the state of California to pass such a law. The Single-Use Carryout Bag Reduction Ordinance... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The Food 53: Celebrating the most influential people in Canadian foodChris Ramsaroop: “Everybody thinks of migrant workers as the property of the em
The Food 53: Celebrating the most influential people in Canadian food
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Chris Ramsaroop: “Everybody thinks of migrant workers as the property of the employer.” Chris Ramsaroop: When food workers are treated like property, they have a friend in himBy Corey Mintz It’s 5 p.m. on an early summer day, and the truck I’m in... Read more
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Business Standard India
NGT order on old diesel vehicles flags lack of scrappage policyScrapping will promote replacement of old vehicles with modern ones with better
NGT order on old diesel vehicles flags lack of scrappage policy
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
Scrapping will promote replacement of old vehicles with modern ones with better emission standards The National Green Tribunal’s (NGT’s) order on Monday to de-register diesel vehicles... Read more
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The Manila Times
If Britain has its ‘bloody difficult woman,’ we have our Gina LopezJuly 19, 2016 10:45 pm As Theresa May became the second “bloody difficult” wom
If Britain has its ‘bloody difficult woman,’ we have our Gina Lopez
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
July 19, 2016 10:45 pm As Theresa May became the second “bloody difficult” woman Prime Minister of Britain (after Margaret Thatcher, who served from 1979 to 1990), Philippine... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
3,500 animals to be offered for Korban rites this yearSINGAPORE: The Singapore Mosques Korban Committee (JKMS) announced on Monday (J
3,500 animals to be offered for Korban rites this year
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Singapore Mosques Korban Committee (JKMS) announced on Monday (Jul 18) that it is offering a total of 3,500 animals for the Muslim Korban rites this year, comprising 1,800 sheep from Australia and 1,700 lambs from Ireland. JKMS said... Read more
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Business Wire
bioMérieux – Second-Quarter 2016 Business ReviewAlexandre Mérieux, Chief Executive Officer, said: "bioMérieux achieved €1 billi
bioMérieux – Second-Quarter 2016 Business Review
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
Alexandre Mérieux, Chief Executive Officer, said: "bioMérieux achieved €1 billion in sales right from the first half, confirming that 2016 has gotten off to a good start.The sustained momentum in the Americas, boosted by the return to faster growth... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Louis Proyect: Misusing German History to Scare Up Votes for Hillary ClintonYves here. Among other things, notice how the Democrats have and are working to
Louis Proyect: Misusing German History to Scare Up Votes for Hillary Clinton
Naked Capitalism / Posted 7 days ago
Yves here. Among other things, notice how the Democrats have and are working to undermine the Greens, just as they have Black Lives Matter and the left generally. Never forget that the Dems are determined to crush the left, and perfectly happy to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Should Tesla's autopilot cars be allowed on public roads following accidents?We drive too fast. We get distracted. We make poor decisions. If history is an
Should Tesla's autopilot cars be allowed on public roads following accidents?
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
We drive too fast. We get distracted. We make poor decisions. If history is anything to go by, more than 1,000 people are likely to die on Australian roads in the next year. Each death is a tragedy for the families and friends of those killed. And... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Women group to tackle Kennedy Agyapong’s rotten tongue 1Feature Article of Friday, 15 July 2016 Writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, a 200
Women group to tackle Kennedy Agyapong’s rotten tongue 1
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 8 days ago
Feature Article of Friday, 15 July 2016 Writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, a 2008 MacArthur Foundation Genius recipient, made the following remarks as part of her TEDx talk (2013), “We Should All Be Feminists” (see her book of the same title, a title... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Democratic Alliance Wrong to Claim 67 Percent of Cape Town's Budget Spent On Poor CommunitiesThe Democratic Alliance, and many of its senior members, claimed that the City
Democratic Alliance Wrong to Claim 67 Percent of Cape Town's Budget Spent On Poor Communities
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The Democratic Alliance, and many of its senior members, claimed that the City of Cape Town municipality spends 67% of its budget in poor communities. But the evidence that they provided doesn't prove that. What do Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille,... Read more
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TheBull
The Wisdom of Crowds: BOE Edition In what has been a great month for market consensus expectations, the Bank of
The Wisdom of Crowds: BOE Edition
TheBull / Posted 9 days ago
In what has been a great month for market consensus expectations, the Bank of England (BOE) surprised investors by leaving rates on hold last night. 15.07.2016 07:59 AM In what has been a great month for market... Read more
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The Hill
House passes first Interior, EPA spending bill in seven yearsAT LAST: The House passed a $32.1 billion bill funding the Interior Department
House passes first Interior, EPA spending bill in seven years
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
AT LAST: The House passed a $32.1 billion bill funding the Interior Department and environmental programs, the first time the legislation has cleared the House since 2009. The bill would cut spending for Interior, the Environmental Protection Agency... Read more
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Methow Valley News
County commission candidates Q&AWe asked each of the four candidates for the District 2 seat on the Okanogan Co
County commission candidates Q&A
Methow Valley News / Posted 9 days ago
We asked each of the four candidates for the District 2 seat on the Okanogan County Board of Commissioners to answer a series of questions about relevant issues. Their complete responses are below. Here are the questions we asked: 1. Please tell us... Read more
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News.com.au
May takes axe to Cameron’s cabinetFormer London Mayor Boris Johnson was the surprise pick in U.K. Prime Minister
May takes axe to Cameron’s cabinet
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
Former London Mayor Boris Johnson was the surprise pick in U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May?s first cabinet, which will be responsible for negotiations with the European Union over Britain?s exit from the bloc. Photo: Getty Images British Prime... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Places AMC Entertainment's Ratings on Rating Watch NegativeNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has placed AMC Entertainment Holdings,
Fitch Places AMC Entertainment's Ratings on Rating Watch Negative
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has placed AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc.'s Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (LT IDR) of 'B+' and related debt issue ratings on Rating Watch Negative. Fitch's actions follow AMC's announcements that it has... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Jurgen Klopp busy creating the Liverpool he wants Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was surprised to be offered a new six-year con
Jurgen Klopp busy creating the Liverpool he wants
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was surprised to be offered a new six-year contract. Another summer, and again, the sense of change at Liverpool is tangible almost everywhere. From Anfield, the new... Read more
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iol.co.za
Klopp busy creating the Liverpool he wantsFor the last 12 months, the stadium has been visible all the way down Everton V
Klopp busy creating the Liverpool he wants
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
For the last 12 months, the stadium has been visible all the way down Everton Valley to the Dock Road, rising at the top of the hill from a steel carcass to machine creature. Over at the club's Chapel Street business headquarters, the builders and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Stocks, Futures Rise On Disappointing Chinese Trade Data, Hopes For More Central Bank InterventionIn an otherwise quiet overnight session, which among other things saw Germany s
Global Stocks, Futures Rise On Disappointing Chinese Trade Data, Hopes For More Central Bank Intervention
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
In an otherwise quiet overnight session, which among other things saw Germany sell 10Y Bunds with a zero coupon and a negative yield (-0.05%) for the first time ever (despite being uncovered with just €4.038BN sold below the €5.00BN target) anyone... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Bullet Points: 'We will continue to speak out,' says Gun Free UH admin#REaDAllOver Wednesday, July 13, 2016 Bullet Points: ‘We will continue to spe
Bullet Points: 'We will continue to speak out,' says Gun Free UH admin
The Daily Cougar / Posted 10 days ago
#REaDAllOver Wednesday, July 13, 2016 Bullet Points: ‘We will continue to speak out,’ says Gun Free UH admin In October 2015, history senior Alex Colvin began emailing his professors out of concern for UH’s lack of mobilization against campus... Read more
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Daily Mirror
This is John McDonnell's golden excuse for calling Labour MPs 'f***ing useless'John McDonnell was hauled over the coals today as he tried to explain calling L
This is John McDonnell's golden excuse for calling Labour MPs 'f***ing useless'
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
John McDonnell was hauled over the coals today as he tried to explain calling Labour MPs "f***ing useless". The triumphant Shadow Chancellor faced attacks for turning the air blue at a rally last night - hours before urging the Labour leadership... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Cumbernauld shopping complex under threat as rivals claim it derails visionIt has the dubious distinction of being twice named Scotland's most dismal town
Cumbernauld shopping complex under threat as rivals claim it derails vision
EveningTimes Online / Posted 10 days ago
It has the dubious distinction of being twice named Scotland's most dismal town, compared with the Afghan capital Kabul. But the new owners of Cumbernauld's infamous town centre have claimed their plans for a civic revival are under threat because... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Will Darryl Glenn rise to glory or fizzle out in his first stab at a national office?When Darryl Glenn thumped six candidates off the U.S. Senate primary ballot at
Will Darryl Glenn rise to glory or fizzle out in his first stab at a national office?
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 10 days ago
When Darryl Glenn thumped six candidates off the U.S. Senate primary ballot at the State Republican Assembly in April, many among Colorado's political class were stunned. He stunned them again on June 28, primary election night, by defeating four... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
New shops will derail vision for town once dubbed Scotland's most dismal, rivals claimIT has the dubious distinction of being twice named Scotland's most dismal town
New shops will derail vision for town once dubbed Scotland's most dismal, rivals claim
EveningTimes Online / Posted 10 days ago
IT has the dubious distinction of being twice named Scotland's most dismal town, compared with the Afghan capital Kabul. But the new owners of Cumbernauld's infamous town centre have claimed their plans for a civic revival are under threat because... Read more
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The Star
Wednesday, July 13MarketWrap: The benchmark US S&P 500 stock index set record closing and intrada
Wednesday, July 13
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
MarketWrap: The benchmark US S&P 500 stock index set record closing and intraday highs for the second straight day on Tuesday and the Dow Jones industrial average reached record highs for the first time in over a year as optimism about the world... Read more
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The Hill
Dow hits record high | CBO's dire debt warning | McConnell casts doubt on 2016 trade vote | Chamber pitches Fed reform planADVERTISEMENT McConnell is expected to try to pass the same legislation again,
Dow hits record high | CBO's dire debt warning | McConnell casts doubt on 2016 trade vote | Chamber pitches Fed reform plan
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
ADVERTISEMENT McConnell is expected to try to pass the same legislation again, a deal with the House to provide $1.1 billion to fight the virus. Democrats want another bill with the same amount of funding but which doesn't include policy riders... Read more
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heraldscotland
New shops will derail vision for town once dubbed Scotland's most dismal, rivals claimSupermarket chain Aldi, discount retailer Home Bargains and a Marks and Spencer
New shops will derail vision for town once dubbed Scotland's most dismal, rivals claim
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
Supermarket chain Aldi, discount retailer Home Bargains and a Marks and Spencer Simply Food outlet will be anchor tenants at the 12 acre brownfield site which has lain empty for years. It will also include a pub, a drive-thru restaurant or coffee... Read more
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Newsmax
Fed's Bullard Says Brexit to Have 'Close to Zero' US ImpactFederal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard said he thought the U
Fed's Bullard Says Brexit to Have 'Close to Zero' US Impact
Newsmax / Posted 11 days ago
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard said he thought the U.K.’s vote to leave the European Union wouldn’t have a lasting effect on the U.S. economy and he didn’t view a drop in U.S. bond yields as a warning on the outlook for... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine Senate to return Aug. 4 for votes on LePage nomineesAUGUSTA, Maine — The Maine Senate will return to Augusta next month to consider
Maine Senate to return Aug. 4 for votes on LePage nominees
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
AUGUSTA, Maine — The Maine Senate will return to Augusta next month to consider a series of nominations by Gov. Paul LePage, according to Senate President Mike Thibodeau. Thibodeau notified Senate Secretary Heather Priest on Tuesday that the Senate... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
International Monsanto Tribunal Names Panel of Distinguished International JudgesTHE HAGUE, Netherlands - The organizers of the International Monsanto Tribunal
International Monsanto Tribunal Names Panel of Distinguished International Judges
CommonDreams.org / Posted 11 days ago
THE HAGUE, Netherlands - The organizers of the International Monsanto Tribunal today announced the installation of three international judges who will co-chair the citizens’ tribunal, scheduled for October 15-16 in The Hague, Netherlands. The three... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Tickets for TEDxCharlottesville Go On Sale July 1507/12/2016 Release from TEDxCharlottesville:CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – (July 12, 201
Tickets for TEDxCharlottesville Go On Sale July 15
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 11 days ago
07/12/2016 Release from TEDxCharlottesville:CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – (July 12, 2016) – TEDxCharlottesville and Starr Hill Presents, in partnership with CFA Institute and the Charlottesville Area Community Foundation, will present the TEDx event “The... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Stocks Surge On Rising Hopes Of Japan "Helicopter Money"A quick headline search for the phrases "Japan stimulus" and "helicopter money"
Global Stocks Surge On Rising Hopes Of Japan "Helicopter Money"
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
A quick headline search for the phrases "Japan stimulus" and "helicopter money" is all one needs to understand the very familiar reason for today latest overnight global stock rally, which has sent the USDJPY surging some more, in the process pushing... Read more
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The Hill
EU poised to finalize Privacy ShieldWelcome to OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY, your daily rundown of the biggest news in t
EU poised to finalize Privacy Shield
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
Welcome to OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY, your daily rundown of the biggest news in the world of hacking and data privacy. We're here to connect the dots as leaders in government, policy and industry try to counter the rise in cyber threats. What lies... Read more
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The Hill
Privacy Shield expected on TuesdayWelcome to OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY, your daily rundown of the biggest news in t
Privacy Shield expected on Tuesday
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
Welcome to OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY, your daily rundown of the biggest news in the world of hacking and data privacy. We're here to connect the dots as leaders in government, policy and industry try to counter the rise in cyber threats. What lies... Read more
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The Hindu
Puja Mehra's interview with Montek Singh Ahluwalia: "India’s changed faster since 1991"Montek Singh Ahluwalia recounts the importance, and drama, of that historic sum
Puja Mehra's interview with Montek Singh Ahluwalia: "India’s changed faster since 1991"
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
Montek Singh Ahluwalia recounts the importance, and drama, of that historic summer. If Manmohan Singh, given a full mandate by P.V. Narasimha Rao, became the prime architect of wide-ranging economic reforms, forced by a balance-of-payments crisis,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
2007 All Over Again... Banking Crisis ImminentSubmitted by John Rubino via DollarCollapse.com, Our good friend Michael Polla
2007 All Over Again... Banking Crisis Imminent
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
Submitted by John Rubino via DollarCollapse.com, Our good friend Michael Pollaro just sent a chart from the St. Louis Fed that shows the US drifting back into yet another banking crisis. The green line tracks fluctuations in the US yield curve,... Read more
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Rutland Herald
In platform draft, Sanders wins on climate, loses on trade Bernie Sanders speaks in Albany, N.Y. in June. Sanders failed in his quest to
In platform draft, Sanders wins on climate, loses on trade
Rutland Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Bernie Sanders speaks in Albany, N.Y. in June. Sanders failed in his quest to include opposition to the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal in a draft of the Democratic Party�s policy... Read more
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Rutland Herald
: Rutland Herald OnlineMONTPELIER � Peter Galbraith is running for governor with a progressive agenda
: Rutland Herald Online
Rutland Herald / Posted 13 days ago
MONTPELIER � Peter Galbraith is running for governor with a progressive agenda shaped by his experiences overseas and from the experiences of his parents. The 65-year-old Democrat from Townsend has unveiled an apologetically progress platform,... Read more
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