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EveningTimes Online
Scot who invented PIN number hails 'Eureka moment' 50 years agoTHE man behind personal identification number (PIN) technology, which allows pe
Scot who invented PIN number hails 'Eureka moment' 50 years ago
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 minutes ago
THE man behind personal identification number (PIN) technology, which allows people to withdraw cash from bank machines, has recalled his "eureka moment" as he marks 50 years since its invention. James Goodfellow, 79, was a young engineer working in... Read more
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The Telegraph
India and US may work together to track submarines in Indian OceanNew Delhi/Hong Kong, May 2 (Reuters): India and the United States are in talks
India and US may work together to track submarines in Indian Ocean
The Telegraph / Posted 5 minutes ago
New Delhi/Hong Kong, May 2 (Reuters): India and the United States are in talks to help each other track submarines in the Indian Ocean, military officials say, a move that could further tighten defence ties between New Delhi and Washington as China... Read more
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Farming Life
TUV’s vision for agriculture - AllisterTUV leader Jim Allister sets out his party’s vision for agriculture in Northern
TUV’s vision for agriculture - Allister
Farming Life / Posted 5 minutes ago
TUV leader Jim Allister sets out his party’s vision for agriculture in Northern Ireland. Farming and the agri-food sector are key to the Northern Ireland economy, being the biggest contributor to sales, exports and employment within the... Read more
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PollutionOnline
Duke Energy Accelerates Renewable Energy Growth Goal By 33%Company plans to own or purchase 8,000 megawatts of capacity by 2020 More comp
Duke Energy Accelerates Renewable Energy Growth Goal By 33%
PollutionOnline / Posted 5 minutes ago
Company plans to own or purchase 8,000 megawatts of capacity by 2020 More company data and goals spelled out in new Sustainability Report Charlotte, NC /PRNewswire/ - Continuing its dramatic growth in renewable energy, Duke Energy has raised its... Read more
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PollutionOnline
Asset Based Intermodal Inc Joins US EPA SmartWay Transport Partnership As Pioneering Collaboration Between U S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)Asset Based Intermodal, Inc. today announced that it joined the SmartWay® Trans
Asset Based Intermodal Inc Joins US EPA SmartWay Transport Partnership As Pioneering Collaboration Between U S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
PollutionOnline / Posted 5 minutes ago
Asset Based Intermodal, Inc. today announced that it joined the SmartWay® Transport Partnership, a pioneering collaboration between U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) an industry that provides a framework to assess the environmental and... Read more
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Farming Life
Managing Dairy VolatilityMarket, currency and revenue volatility define the challenging context in which
Managing Dairy Volatility
Farming Life / Posted 5 minutes ago
Market, currency and revenue volatility define the challenging context in which businesses in the dairy supply chain have to operate. The low market prices of the current cycle are continuing for longer than in previous cycles, and ongoing market... Read more
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heraldscotland
George Lazenby backs Idris Elba to be the next James BondComments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a
George Lazenby backs Idris Elba to be the next James Bond
heraldscotland / Posted 6 minutes ago
Comments & Moderation We moderate all comments on Herald Scotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then... Read more
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Times of Malta
Whitbread plc – keeping 2020 targets seen as a positiveWhitbread PLC is a multinational hotel, coffee shop and restaurant company head
Whitbread plc – keeping 2020 targets seen as a positive
Times of Malta / Posted 7 minutes ago
Whitbread PLC is a multinational hotel, coffee shop and restaurant company headquartered in Dunstable, United Kingdom. Its largest division is Premier Inn, which is the largest hotel brand in the UK with around 650 hotels and over 50,000 rooms. Its... Read more
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The Economic Times
India, New Zealand have shared stakes in Asia-Pacific region: Pranab MukherjeeAUCKLAND: India sees huge potential in expanding ties with New Zealand, Preside
India, New Zealand have shared stakes in Asia-Pacific region: Pranab Mukherjee
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
AUCKLAND: India sees huge potential in expanding ties with New Zealand, President Pranab Mukherjee said today as he underlined that the two nations have "shared stakes" in a peaceful Asia-Pacific region and can successfully work as partners in... Read more
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The Economic Times
China new loan surge does not augur massive stimulusBEIJING: A surge of new loans granted in China over the first quarter does not
China new loan surge does not augur massive stimulus
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
BEIJING: A surge of new loans granted in China over the first quarter does not mean the country is about to embark upon another massive economic stimulus programme, the official Xinhua news agency said in a commentary on Monday. China last month... Read more
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The Economic Times
India's manufacturing activity slows to four-month low in AprilNEW DELHI: Growth in India's manufacturing sector slowed to a four-month low in
India's manufacturing activity slows to four-month low in April
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: Growth in India's manufacturing sector slowed to a four-month low in April as demand weakened, a private business survey showed on Monday. The Nikkei Markit Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index fell to 50.5 in April from 52.4 in... Read more
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The Economic Times
India to clock 7.4% GDP growth this fiscal: StanChartThe expectations of a growth recovery are contingent on consumption revival, es
India to clock 7.4% GDP growth this fiscal: StanChart
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
The expectations of a growth recovery are contingent on consumption revival, especially rural demand as investment-led recovery will likely be gradual amid rising external woes, the global financial services major said. "We expect consumption to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Business confidence declines again on deteriorating cos financeMUMBAI: Country's business confidence dropped for a second straight month durin
Business confidence declines again on deteriorating cos finance
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
MUMBAI: Country's business confidence dropped for a second straight month during April on account of deteriorating financial positions of the corporates, says a report. "Business sentiment for April showed that confidence fell for a second... Read more
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The Economic Times
India's floundering bank debt-for-equity deals a warning for ChinaMUMBAI: Indian lenders are struggling to find new owners for unprofitable steel
India's floundering bank debt-for-equity deals a warning for China
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
MUMBAI: Indian lenders are struggling to find new owners for unprofitable steel and infrastructure companies they took over under a debt-for-equity swap, a warning sign for China, which is launching a similar scheme. Indian banks have either taken... Read more
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The Economic Times
LeEco's Le 1s top-selling smartphone in online salesNEW DELHI: When it comes to online smartphone shopping in India, the LeEco Le 1
LeEco's Le 1s top-selling smartphone in online sales
The Economic Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
NEW DELHI: When it comes to online smartphone shopping in India, the LeEco Le 1s device has beaten all rivals in the Rs 10,000-Rs 15,000 price bracket, a report said on Monday. Among 243 smartphones available online, the Rs 10,999 Le 1s was ranked... Read more
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The Manila Times
Yen surge hammers Tokyo stocksMay 2, 2016 3:37 pm TOKYO: The yen’s surge to multi-month highs pummeled Tokyo
Yen surge hammers Tokyo stocks
The Manila Times / Posted 8 minutes ago
May 2, 2016 3:37 pm TOKYO: The yen’s surge to multi-month highs pummeled Tokyo stocks Monday as the benchmark index dropped more than three percent in holiday-thinned trade. The sell-off came after the Bank of Japan... Read more
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WA Today
Yen's surge could send message to RBAThe Bank of Japan's decision last week to defer further monetary easing has add
Yen's surge could send message to RBA
WA Today / Posted 10 minutes ago
The Bank of Japan's decision last week to defer further monetary easing has added fuel to the yen's race up against the greenback, and the same may happen to the Aussie on Tuesday. According to a range of foreign exchange experts, currencies around... Read more
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WA Today
Westpac slide keeps ASX in the redAustralian shares fell back on Monday after a poor earnings result from Westpac
Westpac slide keeps ASX in the red
WA Today / Posted 10 minutes ago
Australian shares fell back on Monday after a poor earnings result from Westpac weighed on banking stocks, offsetting gains in Telstra and resources stocks. The market almost rebounded from heavy early losses to record a gain for the day but... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Bitcoin creator outed as AussieThe founder of Bitcoin, the digital asset and payment system founded in 2008, h
Bitcoin creator outed as Aussie
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 minutes ago
The founder of Bitcoin, the digital asset and payment system founded in 2008, has finally been revealed. Picture: Bloomberg THE identity of the mastermind behind Bitcoin has finally been confirmed. Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright has revealed... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Asian markets start week lower; Tokyo slumps 3 percentSEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Asian stock markets fell Monday as investors register
Asian markets start week lower; Tokyo slumps 3 percent
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 11 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Asian stock markets fell Monday as investors registered their disappointment over the lack of fresh stimulus from Japan's central bank. The surge in the Japanese yen and bleak readings from a monthly factory managers' survey... Read more
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Orange County Register
Public bond funds need tighter controlsAll too often, government doesn’t notice the barn door’s open until the horse r
Public bond funds need tighter controls
Orange County Register / Posted 13 minutes ago
All too often, government doesn’t notice the barn door’s open until the horse runs off. That’s exactly the sort of disappearance that prompted legislation by Sen. Bob Hertzberg to improve oversight of state and local government debt. Clarke Howatt,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Is Pa. holding a losing hand?Few states rival Pennsylvania in squeezing money from the gambling public. And
Is Pa. holding a losing hand?
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 minutes ago
Few states rival Pennsylvania in squeezing money from the gambling public. And legislators are looking to improve on that skill by expanding gambling into airports, the corner tavern and any home with a computer. That would be a losing bet,... Read more
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The Hindu
Bitcoin creator confirms identity as Australian Craig WrightAustralian tech entrepreneur Craig Wright, long-suspected of having created cry
Bitcoin creator confirms identity as Australian Craig Wright
The Hindu / Posted 16 minutes ago
Australian tech entrepreneur Craig Wright, long-suspected of having created crypto-currency Bitcoin, has confirmed his identity in an interview with the BBC released on Monday, ending years of speculation. Mr Wright has revealed his identity to... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Puerto Ricans leaving island at historic ratePuerto Ricans are leaving the island for the mainland United States at a histor
Puerto Ricans leaving island at historic rate
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 18 minutes ago
Puerto Ricans are leaving the island for the mainland United States at a historic rate. The commonwealth's Institute of Statistics revealed Sunday the results of its analysis on 2014 migration, which found that Puerto Rico lost almost 2% of its... Read more
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examiner.com
2016 Central Asia-Caucasus Fellows announced by Rumsfeld FoundationIt is the Spring of 2016 and time for the Rumsfeld Foundation to announce their
2016 Central Asia-Caucasus Fellows announced by Rumsfeld Foundation
examiner.com / Posted 18 minutes ago
It is the Spring of 2016 and time for the Rumsfeld Foundation to announce their Central Asia-Caucasus Fellowship Program participants. Each year the foundation in partnership with Johns Hopkins University and their School of Advanced International... Read more
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The Tyee
Clark's Pay from Donors Too Tied to Real Estate Moguls: EbyPremier Christy Clark with BC Liberal Party fundraising chair Bob Rennie, who h
Clark's Pay from Donors Too Tied to Real Estate Moguls: Eby
The Tyee / Posted 20 minutes ago
Premier Christy Clark with BC Liberal Party fundraising chair Bob Rennie, who has made millions marketing Vancouver region condos. Photo: BC government Flickr. The interests of BC Liberal Party donors who fund Premier Christy Clark's salary top-up... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Gateway Town Center Tracts Top $10.4MThe International Church of Foursquare Gospel purchased the 2217 Cottondale Lan
Gateway Town Center Tracts Top $10.4M
Arkansas Business / Posted 20 minutes ago
The International Church of Foursquare Gospel purchased the 2217 Cottondale Lane project from Locators Inc., led by Helen Murchison. Locators bought the 0.64-acre site for $95,000 in March 1995 from Lex and Ellen Golden. On the flip side, ICFG sold... Read more
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Fortune
Puerto Rico Will Officially Default on a $422 Million Payment MondayPuerto Rico’s governor on Sunday declared a moratorium on a $422 million debt p
Puerto Rico Will Officially Default on a $422 Million Payment Monday
Fortune / Posted 21 minutes ago
Puerto Rico’s governor on Sunday declared a moratorium on a $422 million debt payment due Monday by the island’s Government Development Bank, the most significant default yet for the U.S. territory facing a massive economic crisis. Governor... Read more
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News 8000
Puerto Ricans leaving island at historic ratePuerto Ricans are leaving the island for the mainland United States at a histor
Puerto Ricans leaving island at historic rate
News 8000 / Posted 21 minutes ago
Puerto Ricans are leaving the island for the mainland United States at a historic rate. The commonwealth's Institute of Statistics revealed Sunday the results of its analysis on 2014 migration, which found that Puerto Rico lost almost 2% of its... Read more
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NZCity
Bank punished for missed earnings targetNew Zealand shares fell after Westpac posted earnings that missed estimates on
Bank punished for missed earnings target
NZCity / Posted 21 minutes ago
New Zealand shares fell after Westpac posted earnings that missed estimates on increased impairments. ANZ, which also reports this week, and Kathmandu Holdings were among leading decliners. The S&P/NZX 50 Index fell 28.76 points, or 0.4 per cent, to... Read more
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