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Image : Russian regulator moves to shut LinkedIn after court ruling

Russian regulator moves to shut LinkedIn after court ruling

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 17,2016

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's state telecommunications regulator has moved to block business-focused social network LinkedIn after a court ruled it violated a law on data storage.

Image : IS claims jihadist 'soldier' behind Ohio attack

IS claims jihadist 'soldier' behind Ohio attack

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 29,2016

The Somali student who wounded 11 people in a car-ramming and knife attack on an Ohio university campus was a "soldier" of the Islamic State group, a jihadist-linked news agency said Tuesday. The Amaq agency said the rampage by Abdul Razak Ali

Image : Bitter rivalry in Vietnam’s coffee shops

Bitter rivalry in Vietnam’s coffee shops

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 09,2016

High rents and expensive imported materials have driven local and foreign cafés into a costly coffee tug-of-war to win Vietnamese customers.

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Serena powers past Konta and into Australian Open semis

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Serena powers past Konta and into Australian Open semis

Melbourne (AFP) - Serena Williams kept her record-breaking Grand Slam dream alive on Wednesday by beating Johanna Konta to make the Australian Open semi-finals, where she will meet fellow veteran Mirjana Lucic-Baroni.

The American joined sister Venus in the last four after stepping up a level to oust the dangerous Briton 6-2, 6-3 on Rod Laver Arena and end her nine-match winning streak.

French president calls for more cybersecurity for election

PARIS (AP) — French President Francois Hollande is calling for new security measures around the country's presidential race, notably to protect against hacking.Hollande's order came after the campaign of centrist Emmanuel Macron accused Russia of trying to sway the April 23-May 7 election.Hollande asked top security officials Wednesday to present electoral security measures next week "including in the cyber domain."Mounir Mahjoubi, head of digital campaigning for Macron, told The Associated… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

At least 25 dead, dozens missing after quake hits Indonesia's Aceh

People survey the damage after dozens of buildings collapsed following a 6.4 magnitude earthquake in Ule Glee, Pidie Jaya in the northern province of Aceh, Indonesia December 7, 2016. Photo by Reuters/Nunu Husien At least 25 people were killed and dozens were missing after a magnitude 6.4 earthquake hit the northern Indonesian province of Aceh on Wednesday, officials said, collapsing buildings and sending panicked residents fleeing into the streets. Indonesian search and rescue teams used… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Trump offers interior secretary job to Congressman Ryan Zinke: Politico

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China accuses U.S. of "unfair methods" in steel dumping probe

The United States has employed "unfair methods" during an anti-dumping investigation into Chinese cold-rolled steel products and should rectify its mistakes as soon as possible, China's commerce ministry said on Wednesday. The United States on Tuesday said it would impose duties of more than 500 percent on Chinese cold-rolled flat steel, which is widely used for cars body panels, appliances and construction. China expressed "strong dissatisfaction" with the ruling, the Ministry of Commerce… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Trump's troubles at home overshadow first trip overseas, 'New journey' for US-Saudi relations, Shift in US-Saudi relations more style than substance, How Rouhani's second term could differ from his first, One Belt One Road requires peace in South Suda

The Sydney Morning Herald / Sydney, AustraliaTRUMP'S TROUBLES AT HOME OVERSHADOW HIS FIRST TRIP OVERSEAS"[President Trump] probably thought the world’s focus would turn away from the FBI and towards the President’s first official overseas trip, for eight days through four countries...," states an editorial. "[But] at every meeting Mr Trump’s standing will be compromised by the bubbling swamp he left behind in Washington.... Until Mr Trump begins to show a consistency in strategy about global… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

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