Monday, 22 December 2014

Latest News

  • Your ignorance is offensive

    19:00 | 22/12/14
    Independent Online
    Davies also accuses “a senior Nuclear Energy Corporation of South Africa (Necsa) spokesman of perpetuating the myth”. I can assure readers that if any of my many ... Currently, the nuclear electricity produced by the Koeberg nuclear power station near ... more»
  • Minnesota writers giving one-of-a-kind gifts

    19:00 | 22/12/14
    Washington Times
    Rooze took a White Bear Lake Area Schools community education class, “Recording Your Life and Stories,” from Scott Baerman, who mainly teaches technology courses to senior citizens. Passing along stories - one's own or a relative's - is an important ... more»
  • Afghanistan's chaos today could be our problem tomorrow

    18:48 | 22/12/14
    Al-Arabiya
    Thus it seems clear that President Ashraf Ghani and the high-powered Abdullah Abdullah can't work together, giving people doubts that the government will last five years. more»
  • Home improvement

    18:37 | 22/12/14
    The Augusta Chronicle
    They're less than $200,000 away from completing a $5.87 million capital campaign to build a new state-of-the-art home to house families of child hospital patients. more»
  • INDICATORS-Kazakhstan - Dec 22

    18:37 | 22/12/14
    Reuters Africa
    ... Following are Kazakhstan's economic indicators based on data provided by the State Statistics Agency, government institutions, the central bank and exchanges: (*) updated today CURRENCY/INTEREST RATE LATEST PREVIOUS *Tenge/dollar 182.05 ... more»
  • Xiaomi raising over $1 billion from investors including GIC: source

    18:26 | 22/12/14
    Yahoo Finance UK
    ... by the Wall Street Journal, which also said this round was led by tech fund All-Stars Investment and included Russian tech fund DST Global and Yunfeng Capital, a private-equity firm affiliated with Alibaba Group Holding Ltd Executive Chairman Jack ... more»
  • PRESS DIGEST - Wall Street Journal - Dec 22

    18:26 | 22/12/14
    Reuters
    Now that the United States has moved to normalize relations with Cuba, the countries will have to deal with decades-old claims from companies like Office Depot Inc, whose property was taken after Fidel Castro took power in 1959. (on.wsj.com/1CmEcmS ... more»
  • A Cuba Reality Check, From Golf Course to Myanmar Towers

    18:26 | 22/12/14
    Bloomberg
    Lodged between China and India with a population of about 53 million people, Myanmar has an economy that is on track to grow 7.8 percent in the year ending March 31, 2015, according to the Asian Development Bank. more»
  • Oil Crash Wipes $11.7 Billion From Buyout Firms' Holdings

    18:26 | 22/12/14
    Bloomberg
    More than a dozen firms -- including Apollo Global Management LLC (APO), Carlyle, Warburg Pincus and Blackstone -- have lost a combined $11.7 billion in 27 publicly traded oil producers since June, when crude prices reached this year's peak before ... more»
  • Pure Advantage commends Sanford Limited

    18:15 | 22/12/14
    Voxy
    Biodiversity describes the existence of species in the natural environment and the preservation of which is regarded as a major goal for environmental and economic policy. more»
  • Woman has baby handed to her from stranger

    18:15 | 22/12/14
    ABC15.com (KNXV-TV)
    Copyright 2014 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, ... “She makes me sick, I mean I'm a mother of three, I just could never imagine handing my child off to somebody and saying 'here,'” Argo said. Argo said the ... more»
  • Jobs less plentiful in ND's Oil Patch

    18:15 | 22/12/14
    INFORUM
    Alison Ritter, North Dakota Oil and Gas Division public information officer, said Friday the department estimates losing 30 to 40 rigs in the first quarter of 2015. more»
  • National Association of Professional Women Announces Patricia Highcove ...

    18:03 | 22/12/14
    Insurance News Net
    As Senior Executive with The Guilford Group , Ms. Highcove performed management consulting functions in human resources, workers' compensation and integrated disability management for multi-state employers with a combined work force of over 30,000 ... more»
  • 2016 Cadillac CTS-V: 640 Horsepower And 0-60 MPH In 3.7 Seconds

    18:03 | 22/12/14
    Motor Authority
    However, the next dedicated performance model from Cadillac, the ATS-V unveiled at the recent Los Angeles Auto Show, is outmatched in the power stakes by its rivals from Lexus and Mercedes-Benz. more»
  • Your Turn: Solar mandate clouds city's plans

    18:03 | 22/12/14
    St. Cloud Times
    "There's been several cities or counties that have talked about whether they need to do a moratorium because there's been this kind of a bit of a feeding frenzy around solar farms and solar energy development," said Brian Ross of CR Planning, a ... more»
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