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Google ads may include user names, photos

Google ads may include user names, photos

Oct 12, – The changes, which Google announced in a revised terms of service policy on Friday, set the stage for Google to introduce “shared endorsements” ads on its sites as well as millions of other websites that are part of Google’s display advertising network. Google plans to launch new product-endorsement ads incorporating photos, comments and […]

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Stars of Asian cinema gather for Busan film festival

Stars of Asian cinema gather for Busan film festival

Oct 03, –  Showcasing Asian cinema at a time when box office takings in the region are growing faster than in North America, the 18th Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) will open with the world premiere of Bhutanese musical drama ‘Vara: A Blessing’. Stars of Asian cinema gathered in the South Korean port city of […]

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South African commission accuses police of lying

South African commission accuses police of lying

South African police lied, withheld documents and apparently doctored other papers during a government-appointed investigation of the police killings of 34 striking miners last year, a state panel said Thursday. The revelation by the Marikana Commission of Inquiry is bound to heighten concerns about the police force which is struggling to stem high crime rates, […]

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Tunisia faces mass weekend protests

Tunisia faces mass weekend protests

Aug 04, – Thousands of Tunisians have gathered in a central square in the capital Tunis to back the ruling Islamist Ennahda party.The party organised the rally in Kasbah square in support of what it termed its “legitimacy to govern”. Government opponents were planning to hold a counter protest, calling for Ennahda to quit after […]

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North Korea fires 3 short-range missiles follow months of threat impending war with Seoul and US

North Korea fires 3 short-range missiles follow months of threat impending war with Seoul and US

May 18, AP – North Korea fired short-range guided missiles twice in the morning and once in the afternoon off its east coast, the South Korean Defense Ministry said by telephone. The missiles were fired into the Sea of Japan. South Korea’s defense ministry has said North Korea fired three short-range missiles from its east […]

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Syrian rebels release UN peacekeepers captured in Israeli-occupied Golan Heights

Syrian rebels release UN peacekeepers captured in Israeli-occupied Golan Heights

May 12, AP – Philippines Foreign Minister Albert del Rosario told the news agency Reuters that the four UN peacekeepers, all Filipinos, had been released. Rebels detained them May 7 as they patrolled close to an area where the same group held 21 observers, also Filipinos, for three days in March. Rebels have freed peacekeepers […]

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40 dead, around 100 injured in Turkey car bombings near Syria

40 dead, around 100 injured in Turkey car bombings near Syria

May 11, ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s interior minister says the death toll in the explosions in a town across the border from Syria is around 40, according to private NTV television. Muammer Guler said Saturday around 100 other people were injured in the two car bomb explosions and that 29 of them are in […]

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Rocky road to the top for women in advancing their careers,

Rocky road to the top for women in advancing their careers,

May 9, AP – German Chancellor Angela Merkel bluntly asked the women from the outset to share their experiences. Especially any difficulties they faced when it came to advancing their careers. The discussion at the chancellery was merciless and lively – entrepreneurs, mayors and scientists did not mince their words. One hundred women, who are, […]

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Plants “Listen” to the Good Vibes of neighbor Plants

Plants “Listen” to the Good Vibes of neighbor Plants

May 9, – “We have shown that plants can recognize when a good neighbor is growing next to them,” said study co-author Monica Gagliano, an evolutionary ecologist at the University of Western Australia. Plants might be able to eavesdrop on their neighbors and use the sounds they “hear” to guide their own growth, according to […]

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China welcomes Israeli prime minister in Beijing

China welcomes Israeli prime minister in Beijing

May 8, AP – Greeting the Israeli leader at the Great Hall of the People, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang made no direct mention of his meeting two days earlier with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, who leads his people’s efforts to achieve statehood. Talks between Israel and the Palestinians on the statehood issue have been deadlocked […]

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