Wednesday, August 29, 2012

29-Aug-2012 01:43

Day in pictures: 24 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 24 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19357660#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Portuguese flee crisis to old colony :: The eurozone crisis has forced many Portuguese to migrate to the former colony of Mozambique in search of jobs and economic prosperity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/business/mozambique-portugal-economy/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 18-24 August 2012 :: News photos: 18-24 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19316454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A 'sound' idea to reduce poverty :: It's a new idea which could resonate with communities across the developing world -- a biomass stove which also generates electricity using sound waves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/20/tech/thermo-acoustic-stove/index.html?eref�ition

'Himalayan Viagra' taking its toll :: Ram Bahadur Jafra and his brothers crouch on a field, picking through blades of grass. They have traveled five days by foot to a meadow deep inside Nepal's Dolpa district. They came, as tens of thousands do each year, to harvest a highly valuable commodity: the Himalayan caterpillar fungus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/02/world/asia/himalaya-viagra-caterpillar-fungus/index.html?eref�ition

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

Why do so many African leaders die in office? :: It's rare for the leader of a country to die in office. Since 2008, it's happened 13 times worldwide, but 10 have been African. Why?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19356410#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Campaigner: How a kiss can kill :: Jasvinder Sanghera was just 15 when she ran away from home to escape an arranged marriage. That was in England, 29 years ago. Now she campaigns against the custom in schools.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/24/world/europe/uk-honor-murder-sanghera/index.html?eref�ition

Fabric turns body heat into electricity :: Professor David Carroll has developed a fabric-like material that generates electricity. CNN's Anna Coren reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/27/coren-people-power.cnn?eref�ition

Photos: World's best air guitarists :: Photos: Air guitar contest winner named
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/25/living/gallery/air-guitar-contest/index.html?eref�ition

Helping kids understand the crisis :: Portugal launches a book for kids to explain the financial crisis. But will they understand it? Isa Soares finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/21/soares-eurozone-crisis-kids.cnn?eref�ition

France: Greece must shape up :: French President Francois Hollande restated his country's support for debt-stricken Greece Saturday, but stressed that it must live up to its reform commitments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/25/business/france-greece-debt/index.html?eref�ition

Crucial meets as austerity moves bite :: Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says his country, at the epicenter of a financial crisis which has hobbled Europe's common currency, is "turning the page" economically and moving toward stability.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/22/business/greece-debt-negotiations/index.html?eref�ition

Cowboys head to Brazilian rodeo :: Once a year, the Brazilian town of Barretos hosts one of the world's biggest rodeos. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/27/darlington-brazil-rodeo-nation.cnn?eref�ition

Why do we procrastinate so much? :: As autumn approaches people finish off vital tasks and prepare for school. Or procrastinate profusely, writes Rowan Pelling.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19389707#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bitten by a snake? What to do :: Reporter Melisa Raney explains how to avoid snake bites and what to do if one strikes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/health/2012/08/23/hm-snake-bites.cnn?eref�ition

Big decision to make? Sleep on it :: Researchers are discovering that the unconscious mind is a powerful tool when it comes to making important decisions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/27/business/unconscious-mind-sleep-decision/index.html?eref�ition

Israel to strike Iran before November? :: CNN's Frederik Pleitgen reports on whether Israel might strike suspected Iranian nuclear targets before U.S. elections.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/27/pleitgen-israel-iran-strike.cnn?eref�ition

Inside China's office politics :: For more than a year, Chris Bayer, a Canadian student, waited tables alongside Chinese migrant workers in a restaurant in Shanghai. While there he received an intimate glimpse of what work life is like for millions in mainland China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/27/world/asia/china-office-politics-work-life/index.html?eref�ition

Profile: Armstrong, cool operator :: A man less grounded could have become lost in the Moon fanfare, writes Gene Seymour, but not Neil Armstrong.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/26/opinion/seymour-armstrong-appreciation/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 27 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 27 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19389919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sky garages give Singapore a lift :: A Singapore property developer is targeting the super rich with parking problems by marketing luxury apartments that allow owners to keep their cars next to their living rooms, even if they are on the top floor of the 30-storey block.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/26/business/singapore-sky-garage/index.html?eref�ition

Isaac hits homeless Haitians :: Martin Savidge reports from Haiti on the floods and misery in the wake of Tropical Storm Isaac.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/26/savidge-haiti-floods.cnn?eref�ition

Unmasking fake Twitter accounts :: CNN talks to the co-founder of Status People, a company that's developed software to unmask fake Twitter accounts.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/27/unmasking-fake-twitter-accounts.cnn?eref�ition

Storm chaser rides out typhoon :: Storm chaser James Reynolds describes what it was like in Okinawa, Japan, when the eye of Typhoon Bolaven passed over.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/weather/2012/08/26/beeper-reynolds-bolaven.cnn?eref�ition

In pictures: Notting Hill Carnival :: Carnival time in west London
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-19391568#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt migrants killed in capsize :: A boat carrying Egyptian migrants thought to be on their way to Europe capsizes in the Mediterranean, with more than 30 feared dead.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19392801#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

San Francisco archbishop-elect arrested for drunk driving :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Bx9gQS9_miw/us-usa-archbishop-sanfrancisco-idUSBRE87Q16O20120827

China's people power :: Beijing backs down on plans for a copper plant after fierce protests. Does this mean people power is working?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

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