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Apr 5, 2013

GULF News - 27 dead in Mumbai building collapse, Apr 05, 2013


"Mumbai: At least 27 people were crushed to death on the outskirts of Mumbai after a building collapsed while under construction, with many victims believed to be labourers living at the site, police said on Friday. A section of the seven-storey building collapsed on Thursday evening before the entire structure came down, a senior officer in the police control room of Thane district said. "Twenty-seven people have died so far, of which seven are women and nine children," said the officer who did not want to be named. Teams from the National Disaster Response Force and other rescue workers were trying to clear the debris from the site amid fears there may be more people trapped in the twisted pile of of concrete and steel."
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TV3 Xposé Entertainment - Roger Ebert dies of cancer, , Apr 05, 2013


"Pulitzer Prize-winning movie critic Roger Ebert has succumbed to cancer after announcing his "leave of presence" to battle the disease on Wednesday. Roger Ebert has died at the age of 70 after a battle with cancer. The Pulitzer Prize-winning movie critic passed away suffering many complications with the disease since 2002, reported the Chicago Sun-Times newspaper on Thursday. On Wednesday he announced a break from the industry because of a "painful fracture" which highlighted more cancer and prevented him from walking. The "leave of presence" was announced on his upbeat blog this week."
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BUSINESSWEEK - Kospi Drops Most in 4 Months on North Korea Threats, Apr 05, 2013

Korean Won Drops to Six-Month Low on North Korea, Japan Easing
 "South Korea’s benchmark stock index headed for the biggest weekly decline in 10 months and the won slid to a six-month low as the risk of conflict with North Korea spurred capital outflows. The Kospi (KOSPI) index of shares fell the most since October, and volatility jumped as global funds sold more stocks than they bought today, as they have on all but two days in the past three weeks. North Korea said yesterday it passed a law authorizing"
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NEWSDAY - Less Salt, More Potassium = Millions of Lives Saved, Apr 05, 2013

 "Reducing dietary salt intake and boosting levels of potassium would prevent millions of deaths from heart disease and stroke worldwide each year, according to three new studies. The new studies, which reviewed prior research, were published online April 4 in the BMJ. One study examined the findings of 34 clinical trials involving more than 3,000 adults and found that a modest reduction..."
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Apr 4, 2013

LATEST World News, Apr 04, 2013

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UNESCO News, Apr 04, 2013

UNESCO heritage status sought for Singapore's Botanic Gardens
Telegraph.co.uk
Singapore, one of the world's most densely populated countries, is campaigning to get its 154-year-old Botanic Gardens declared a UNESCO world heritage site. If selected by the UN cultural body, the lush 74-hectare (182-acre) park on the edge of ...
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CUMBERLAND TIMES News, Apr 04, 2013

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UNICEF News, Apr 04, 2013

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Apr 3, 2013

LATEST World News, Apr 03, 2013

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BLOOMBERG News, Apr 03, 2013

After Plan for Speed Cameras Fails in Albany, a Tirade From Bloomberg
New York Times
As it became clear that a proposal to place speed-tracking cameras on New York City's streets would fail in Albany, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg let fly a charged and unusually personal attack against state lawmakers on Wednesday, blaming state senators, ...
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SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN News, Apr 03, 2013

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EARTHQUAKE News, Apr 03, 2013

Small Earthquake Rolls Through Missouri, Kentucky, & Tennessee
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TAIWAN News, Apr 03, 2013

Taiwan to Let Mainland Lenders Own Bigger Stakes of Banks
Businessweek
Taiwan's Financial Supervisory Commission announced the move yesterday after its Chairman Chen Yuh-chang met his counterpart from the China Banking Regulatory Commission, Shang Fulin, in Taipei in the third gathering of its kind since 2011.
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IRISH TIMES News, Apr 03, 2013

The Irish Times joins Crosbies in 'Post' bid
Irish Independent
Comments. Email; Print; Font Size. Tom Lyons – 31 March 2013. The Crosbie family, the Cork media tycoons, submitted a bid to buy The Sunday Business Post on Friday in a proposal that may later see them form a joint-venture with The Irish Times.
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INDIA News, Apr 03, 2013

India tourist visits down 25% following fatal Delhi gang rape
The Guardian
The number of foreign tourists arriving in India dropped by 25% during the first three months of this year, largely because of fears about the risk of sexual assault, according to an industry survey. The number of female tourists fell by 35% compared ...
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SOUTH KOREA News, Apr 03, 2013

Kerry says US will defend S. Korea and itself, as N. Korea threatens nuke ...
RT
US Secretary of State John Kerry, in his meeting with South Korea's foreign minster, has pledged American commitment to defending the country against its northern neighbor, as Pyongyang threatens to open up all its nuclear facilities. Kerry has called...
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HONG KONG News, Apr 03, 2013

Hong Kong, Shaken by SARS Outbreak in '03, Keeps Wary Eye on New Virus
New York Times
HONG KONG — A decade after severe acute respiratory syndrome, or SARS, swept through Hong Kong and then around the world, the city is among the first to become worried about the emergence and spread of another, genetically related virus in the ...
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THAILAND News, Apr 03, 2013

Thailand in Key Peace Talks with Muslim Insurgent Representatives
Voice of America
BANGKOK — Thailand opened informal peace talks Thursday with separatist representatives. The meeting marks a major breakthrough after nine years of sectarian violence in the largely Muslim southern provinces. Analysts and Muslim leaders hope that, ...
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Thailand opens peace talks with Muslim separatist rebels
The Guardian
The secretary general of Thailand's national security council, Paradorn Pattanathabutr, said the first meeting with the rebels of the National Revolutionary Front (BRN), would focus on developing relationships and trust. The talks are being held in ...
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MACAU News, Apr 03, 2013

Adelson's Vegas Sands Faces Trial Over Macau Licensing
Bloomberg
Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS), the casino operator controlled by billionaire Sheldon Adelson, faces as much as $328 million in damage claims at a trial over who helped it win its Macau gaming license. Opening statements are scheduled today in state court ...
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DISCOVERY CHANNEL News, Apr 03, 2013

Sofia University to Be Featured on Discovery Channel's TV Series, In View ...
San Francisco Chronicle
Sofia University (formerly the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology) will be featured on the Discovery Channel's televised series, In View hosted by Larry King. The episode will air on Monday, April 8, 2013, at 7:00 AM EST/PST. The episode will ...
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DIED, Apr 03, 2013

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SYRIA News, Apr 03, 2013

PressTV - 'No word of truth' from Erdogan: Assad
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OPINIONS, Apr 03, 2013

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CERN News, Apr 03, 2013

The wooden Globe building is seen in silhouette at sunrise at the entrance of CERN offices on July 4, 2012 in Meyrin near Geneva. Physicists announced further proof Wednesday for a theory that mysterious particles called neutrinos which go "missing" on the journey from the Sun to Earth are in fact shape-shifting along the way, arriving undetected

Higgs Boson Discovered | Latest Cern News – Yahoo!
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NAGU ISLAND (Finland) Info, Apr 03, 2013


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MAKILUOTO ISLAND (Finland) Info, Apr 03, 2013


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LUONNONMAA ISLAND (Finland) Info, Apr 03, 2013


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LAUTTASAARI ISLAND (Finland) Info, Apr 03, 2013


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UNITED NATIONS Arms Treaty News, Apr 03, 2013

UN majority demands stronger treaty to stop unregulated arms ...
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Apr 2, 2013

LATEST World News, Apr 02, 2013

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