Newsburger turns news fast food

A conveniently fast way of accessing South African news online has just seen the light: Newsburger. This new South African news site situated at newsburger.co.za aggregates all available South African newsfeeds where they may be accessed in one, convenient … Lees verder

Amazon maak Orwelliaanse fout

Nadat Amazon besef het dat twee George Orwell-boeke, Animal Farm en 1984, sonder die korrekte toestemming in elektroniese formaat uitgegee is, is die twee boeke nie net uit hul aanlynwinkel verwyder nie, maar ook van alle Kindle-apparate, wat deur eienaars

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Nadat Amazon besef het dat twee George Orwell-boeke, Animal Farm en 1984, sonder die korrekte toestemming in elektroniese formaat uitgegee is, is die twee boeke nie net uit hul aanlynwinkel verwyder nie, maar ook van alle Kindle-apparate, wat deur eienaars

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Emigration from Israel exceeds immigration

Many emigrants were recent arrivals who wanted to leave Israel again, the report said. In 2007, 14,400 immigrants are expected in Israel while 20,000 people are expected to leave the country, according to the report based on figures for the … Lees verder

Many emigrants were recent arrivals who wanted to leave Israel again, the report said. In 2007, 14,400 immigrants are expected in Israel while 20,000 people are expected to leave the country, according to the report based on figures for the … Lees verder

Russia Plans World’s Longest Tunnel

The project, which Russia is coordinating with the U.S. and Canada, would take 10 to 15 years to complete, Viktor Razbegin, deputy head of industrial research at the Russian Economy Ministry, told reporters in Moscow today. State organizations and private … Lees verder

The project, which Russia is coordinating with the U.S. and Canada, would take 10 to 15 years to complete, Viktor Razbegin, deputy head of industrial research at the Russian Economy Ministry, told reporters in Moscow today. State organizations and private … Lees verder

US under fire for anti-Iran tactics

The US Treasury and State Department have sent officials across Europe, stepping up pressure on international oil and gas companies in particular not to go ahead with investment plans in Iran. They are seeking to turn the economic screws on

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The US Treasury and State Department have sent officials across Europe, stepping up pressure on international oil and gas companies in particular not to go ahead with investment plans in Iran. They are seeking to turn the economic screws on

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India firm on gas pipe from Iran

 
Despite pressure from the US, which has linked the pipeline to Iran’s nuclear ambitions, New Delhi and Islamabad are thumbing their noses at Washington. Together, they are about to put the finishing touches to their deal with Tehran, with … Lees verder
 
Despite pressure from the US, which has linked the pipeline to Iran’s nuclear ambitions, New Delhi and Islamabad are thumbing their noses at Washington. Together, they are about to put the finishing touches to their deal with Tehran, with … Lees verder

Press Release, Gun Owners SA

More than one year before yesterday’s unprecedented shooting rampage at Virginia Tech, the state’s General Assembly quashed a bill that would have given qualified college students and employees the right to carry handguns on campus. Could one legally armed citizen Lees verder
More than one year before yesterday’s unprecedented shooting rampage at Virginia Tech, the state’s General Assembly quashed a bill that would have given qualified college students and employees the right to carry handguns on campus. Could one legally armed citizen Lees verder

Officer helps wrestle law school gunman to ground

"After all that had happened, we went outside and I saw the students in the lobby," he said. "I knew their faces. It kind of kicked in that I’m just a student here as well."

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"After all that had happened, we went outside and I saw the students in the lobby," he said. "I knew their faces. It kind of kicked in that I’m just a student here as well."

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The Establishment Rethinks Globalization

Martin Luther was a rebellious priest challenging the dictates of a corrupt church hierarchy. Ralph Gomory, on the other hand, is a gentle-spoken technologist, trained as a mathematician and largely apolitical. He does not set out to overthrow the establishment … Lees verder

Martin Luther was a rebellious priest challenging the dictates of a corrupt church hierarchy. Ralph Gomory, on the other hand, is a gentle-spoken technologist, trained as a mathematician and largely apolitical. He does not set out to overthrow the establishment … Lees verder

‘The German Chair’

The German chair, as he described it, was something akin to a medieval rack, in which progressively greater doses of pain are administered an inch at a time. Yet why was it known as the German chair? It’s a question Lees verder
The German chair, as he described it, was something akin to a medieval rack, in which progressively greater doses of pain are administered an inch at a time. Yet why was it known as the German chair? It’s a question Lees verder

Turkish general calls for intervention

General Yasar Buyukanit, Turkey’s powerful chief of staff, said on Thursday he be­lieved Turkish troops had to move across the border to combat rebels from the Kurdish Workers party (PKK), which Ankara accuses the Kurdish regional government of Northern Iraq … Lees verder
General Yasar Buyukanit, Turkey’s powerful chief of staff, said on Thursday he be­lieved Turkish troops had to move across the border to combat rebels from the Kurdish Workers party (PKK), which Ankara accuses the Kurdish regional government of Northern Iraq … Lees verder

Report: Iraq situation is worsening

Thousands of bodies lie unclaimed in mortuaries, with family members either unaware that they are there or too afraid to go to recover them, according to a key official with the neutral agency. Medical professionals also have been fleeing the … Lees verder

Thousands of bodies lie unclaimed in mortuaries, with family members either unaware that they are there or too afraid to go to recover them, according to a key official with the neutral agency. Medical professionals also have been fleeing the … Lees verder

The Great Junk Bond Conspiracy

Classically, junk bonds or junk debt has been defined by Moody’s, S&P and Fitches, the three principal rating services in the United States, as being any debt obligation whose credit rating is less than Triple B.

To reiterate, the startling … Lees verder

Classically, junk bonds or junk debt has been defined by Moody’s, S&P and Fitches, the three principal rating services in the United States, as being any debt obligation whose credit rating is less than Triple B.

To reiterate, the startling … Lees verder

China-Japan sign energy pact

SINGAPORE: China and Japan on Wednesday agreed to work out guidelines for a healthy development of their strained ties. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his Chinese counterpart Wen Jiabao met in Tokyo to build a strategic relationship for regional … Lees verder

SINGAPORE: China and Japan on Wednesday agreed to work out guidelines for a healthy development of their strained ties. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his Chinese counterpart Wen Jiabao met in Tokyo to build a strategic relationship for regional … Lees verder