Sunday, July 29, 2012

29-Jul-2012 23:52

Spain's stampede of white elephants :: Spain is in economic crisis. What can a new, closed airport tell us about what went wrong? Pascale Harter explores the legacy the unfinished projects have left behind.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18855961#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12 things in 212 words that every 2012 visitor should know :: What do people visiting the UK for the Olympics need to know about the nation's quirks, habits and rules?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18983558#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Your pictures: Greece :: Readers' photography on the theme of Greece.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18982193#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

High style meets high performance :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

AUDIO: HIV vaccine 'five to 10 years away' :: Andy Hosken speaks to Timothy Ray Brown, the first person in the world known to have recovered from HIV, and Dr Ravindra Gupta, a research fellow at UCL, gives his thoughts on the chances of finding a treatment for the millions of people currently living with HIV.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9741000/9741070.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Twitter bomb joke case 'a scandal' :: Paul Chambers, who was found guilty of sending a menacing tweet threatening to blow up an airport, has won a challenge against his conviction.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19010842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt president meets Hamas PM :: Egypt's President Mohammed Mursi discusses "solutions" to the blockade of Gaza at talks with the head of the Hamas-led government, Ismail Haniya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Whooping cough outbreak spreading :: The outbreak of whooping cough in England and Wales has spread to very young babies who are most at risk of severe complications and death, the Health Protection Agency has warned.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19013016#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Archery at Lord's :: The preliminary rounds of the archery tournament
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Technology lets music festivals rock :: From QR codes and cashless payments, Lara Lewington looks at some of the technology that a festival now relies on to work.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/click_online/9741082.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Flame taken on Thames :: The Olympic flame on the River Thames
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19010118#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 27 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news picturess: 27 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/19014724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Arrests at Saudi Arabia protest :: Security forces detain a number of protesters in eastern Saudi Arabia, after they reportedly demand the release of political detainees.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012830#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: London 2012 opening ceremony build-up :: The build-up to the start of the London Olympics
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012190#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google 'breaches' UK privacy deal :: Google "appears to be in breach" of a deal to delete material gathered by its Street View cars, says the UK's privacy watchdog.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19014206#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Would you want to live forever? :: Would you really want to live forever?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19004818#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rules on academy teachers relaxed :: England's new academy schools can now hire as teachers people who do not hold the formal qualification in teaching, the government has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19017544#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK warning of Aleppo 'massacre' :: Foreign Secretary William Hague and PM David Cameron condemn the "appalling" situation in Syria amid fears of a "potential massacre" in its second city.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19019658#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 21-27 July 2012 :: News photos: 21-27 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19010126#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Athletes' village: Behind the scenes :: Alex Thomas chats with Linford Christie about what really goes on behind the scenes in the athletes' village.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/24/thomas-olympics-linford-christie-village.cnn?eref�ition

The wrath of the Morris dancers :: Eccentric English tradition or national joke? Morris dancers demand a place in the Olympic opening ceremony.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/26/ctw-pkg-curry-wrath-of-morris-dancers-in-london.cnn?eref�ition

Munich massacre: A survivor's story :: Professor Shaul Ladany has a busy schedule to keep these days, but lays down one important condition before agreeing to speak to CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/sport/olympics-2012-munich-shaul-ladany-survivor/index.html?eref�ition

High fashion stakes at 2012 :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

'Brand Olympics' strike gold :: Eleven global "top-tier" firms are sponsoring the 2012 Games, each paying around $100 million.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/business/business-olympics-brand/index.html?eref�ition

London Olympics by the numbers :: The Olympic Games have grown dramatically since 1908 when they were first held in London.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/world/olympics-numbers/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

Kazakhstan: A country in pictures ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/kazakhstan-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

Gallery: A different view of life :: Uriel Sinai's affection for Kazakhstan started as a straightforward reporting assignment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/kazakhstan-uriel-sinai/index.html?eref�ition

Quiz: Test you local knowledge ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-quiz/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

29-Jul-2012 23:52 Has

A Drought Has Already Wilted U.S. Corn Crops and The Damage Has Only Begun :: A historic drought has already wilted U.S. corn crops, and the damage has only begun
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2120491,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

WWE Star Has Tumor Removed That Caused His Size :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�b4bfe70d8c8f3dddf292fe2cb68d21

Why Capitalism Has an Image Problem :: Saturday Essay: Charles Murray examines why a cloud now hangs over American business—and what today's capitalists can do about it.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443931404577549223178294822.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


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29-Jul-2012 22:51

Spain's stampede of white elephants :: Spain is in economic crisis. What can a new, closed airport tell us about what went wrong? Pascale Harter explores the legacy the unfinished projects have left behind.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18855961#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12 things in 212 words that every 2012 visitor should know :: What do people visiting the UK for the Olympics need to know about the nation's quirks, habits and rules?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18983558#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Your pictures: Greece :: Readers' photography on the theme of Greece.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18982193#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

High style meets high performance :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

AUDIO: HIV vaccine 'five to 10 years away' :: Andy Hosken speaks to Timothy Ray Brown, the first person in the world known to have recovered from HIV, and Dr Ravindra Gupta, a research fellow at UCL, gives his thoughts on the chances of finding a treatment for the millions of people currently living with HIV.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9741000/9741070.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Twitter bomb joke case 'a scandal' :: Paul Chambers, who was found guilty of sending a menacing tweet threatening to blow up an airport, has won a challenge against his conviction.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19010842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt president meets Hamas PM :: Egypt's President Mohammed Mursi discusses "solutions" to the blockade of Gaza at talks with the head of the Hamas-led government, Ismail Haniya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Whooping cough outbreak spreading :: The outbreak of whooping cough in England and Wales has spread to very young babies who are most at risk of severe complications and death, the Health Protection Agency has warned.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19013016#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Archery at Lord's :: The preliminary rounds of the archery tournament
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Technology lets music festivals rock :: From QR codes and cashless payments, Lara Lewington looks at some of the technology that a festival now relies on to work.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/click_online/9741082.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Flame taken on Thames :: The Olympic flame on the River Thames
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19010118#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 27 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news picturess: 27 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/19014724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Arrests at Saudi Arabia protest :: Security forces detain a number of protesters in eastern Saudi Arabia, after they reportedly demand the release of political detainees.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012830#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: London 2012 opening ceremony build-up :: The build-up to the start of the London Olympics
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012190#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google 'breaches' UK privacy deal :: Google "appears to be in breach" of a deal to delete material gathered by its Street View cars, says the UK's privacy watchdog.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19014206#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Would you want to live forever? :: Would you really want to live forever?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19004818#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rules on academy teachers relaxed :: England's new academy schools can now hire as teachers people who do not hold the formal qualification in teaching, the government has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19017544#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK warning of Aleppo 'massacre' :: Foreign Secretary William Hague and PM David Cameron condemn the "appalling" situation in Syria amid fears of a "potential massacre" in its second city.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19019658#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 21-27 July 2012 :: News photos: 21-27 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19010126#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Athletes' village: Behind the scenes :: Alex Thomas chats with Linford Christie about what really goes on behind the scenes in the athletes' village.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/24/thomas-olympics-linford-christie-village.cnn?eref�ition

The wrath of the Morris dancers :: Eccentric English tradition or national joke? Morris dancers demand a place in the Olympic opening ceremony.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/26/ctw-pkg-curry-wrath-of-morris-dancers-in-london.cnn?eref�ition

Munich massacre: A survivor's story :: Professor Shaul Ladany has a busy schedule to keep these days, but lays down one important condition before agreeing to speak to CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/sport/olympics-2012-munich-shaul-ladany-survivor/index.html?eref�ition

High fashion stakes at 2012 :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

'Brand Olympics' strike gold :: Eleven global "top-tier" firms are sponsoring the 2012 Games, each paying around $100 million.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/business/business-olympics-brand/index.html?eref�ition

London Olympics by the numbers :: The Olympic Games have grown dramatically since 1908 when they were first held in London.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/world/olympics-numbers/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

Kazakhstan: A country in pictures ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/kazakhstan-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

Gallery: A different view of life :: Uriel Sinai's affection for Kazakhstan started as a straightforward reporting assignment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/kazakhstan-uriel-sinai/index.html?eref�ition

Quiz: Test you local knowledge ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-quiz/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

29-Jul-2012 22:51 Has

A Drought Has Already Wilted U.S. Corn Crops and The Damage Has Only Begun :: A historic drought has already wilted U.S. corn crops, and the damage has only begun
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2120491,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

WWE Star Has Tumor Removed That Caused His Size :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�b4bfe70d8c8f3dddf292fe2cb68d21

Why Capitalism Has an Image Problem :: Saturday Essay: Charles Murray examines why a cloud now hangs over American business—and what today's capitalists can do about it.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443931404577549223178294822.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


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29-Jul-2012 21:50

Spain's stampede of white elephants :: Spain is in economic crisis. What can a new, closed airport tell us about what went wrong? Pascale Harter explores the legacy the unfinished projects have left behind.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18855961#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12 things in 212 words that every 2012 visitor should know :: What do people visiting the UK for the Olympics need to know about the nation's quirks, habits and rules?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18983558#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Your pictures: Greece :: Readers' photography on the theme of Greece.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18982193#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

High style meets high performance :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

AUDIO: HIV vaccine 'five to 10 years away' :: Andy Hosken speaks to Timothy Ray Brown, the first person in the world known to have recovered from HIV, and Dr Ravindra Gupta, a research fellow at UCL, gives his thoughts on the chances of finding a treatment for the millions of people currently living with HIV.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9741000/9741070.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Twitter bomb joke case 'a scandal' :: Paul Chambers, who was found guilty of sending a menacing tweet threatening to blow up an airport, has won a challenge against his conviction.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19010842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt president meets Hamas PM :: Egypt's President Mohammed Mursi discusses "solutions" to the blockade of Gaza at talks with the head of the Hamas-led government, Ismail Haniya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Whooping cough outbreak spreading :: The outbreak of whooping cough in England and Wales has spread to very young babies who are most at risk of severe complications and death, the Health Protection Agency has warned.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19013016#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Archery at Lord's :: The preliminary rounds of the archery tournament
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Technology lets music festivals rock :: From QR codes and cashless payments, Lara Lewington looks at some of the technology that a festival now relies on to work.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/click_online/9741082.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Unis contribute £3.3bn to economy :: Universities contributed £3.3bn to the UK economy in the last academic year despite the downturn, a report says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19014531#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Flame taken on Thames :: The Olympic flame on the River Thames
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19010118#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 27 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news picturess: 27 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/19014724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Arrests at Saudi Arabia protest :: Security forces detain a number of protesters in eastern Saudi Arabia, after they reportedly demand the release of political detainees.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012830#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: London 2012 opening ceremony build-up :: The build-up to the start of the London Olympics
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012190#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google 'breaches' UK privacy deal :: Google "appears to be in breach" of a deal to delete material gathered by its Street View cars, says the UK's privacy watchdog.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19014206#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Would you want to live forever? :: Would you really want to live forever?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19004818#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rules on academy teachers relaxed :: England's new academy schools can now hire as teachers people who do not hold the formal qualification in teaching, the government has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19017544#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK warning of Aleppo 'massacre' :: Foreign Secretary William Hague and PM David Cameron condemn the "appalling" situation in Syria amid fears of a "potential massacre" in its second city.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19019658#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 21-27 July 2012 :: News photos: 21-27 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19010126#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Athletes' village: Behind the scenes :: Alex Thomas chats with Linford Christie about what really goes on behind the scenes in the athletes' village.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/24/thomas-olympics-linford-christie-village.cnn?eref�ition

The wrath of the Morris dancers :: Eccentric English tradition or national joke? Morris dancers demand a place in the Olympic opening ceremony.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/26/ctw-pkg-curry-wrath-of-morris-dancers-in-london.cnn?eref�ition

Munich massacre: A survivor's story :: Professor Shaul Ladany has a busy schedule to keep these days, but lays down one important condition before agreeing to speak to CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/sport/olympics-2012-munich-shaul-ladany-survivor/index.html?eref�ition

High fashion stakes at 2012 :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

'Brand Olympics' strike gold :: Eleven global "top-tier" firms are sponsoring the 2012 Games, each paying around $100 million.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/business/business-olympics-brand/index.html?eref�ition

London Olympics by the numbers :: The Olympic Games have grown dramatically since 1908 when they were first held in London.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/world/olympics-numbers/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

Kazakhstan: A country in pictures ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/kazakhstan-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

Gallery: A different view of life :: Uriel Sinai's affection for Kazakhstan started as a straightforward reporting assignment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/kazakhstan-uriel-sinai/index.html?eref�ition

Quiz: Test you local knowledge ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-quiz/index.html?eref�ition

29-Jul-2012 17:46 Olympic

Olympic venues are full of spectators - Coe - Independent Online :: http://www.iol.co.za/sport/olympic-venues-are-full-of-spectators-coe-1.1351322

Olympic swimming: Adlington squeezes into 400m final - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/swimming/19036662

WRAPUP 4-Olympics-Empty seats row hits Games, China in gold start :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/v1Y0Pp1R4Us/oly-wrap-day-idUSL6E8IS48R20120729

A Golden Olympic Start for Lochte :: Ryan Lochte won the 400-meter individual medley Saturday, beating Michael Phelps in an Olympic race for the first time and making the case that he is the best swimmer in the world. Phelps finished fourth.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577555203134230034.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Ticket Trouble Leaves an Empty Feeling :: For more than a year, Londoners complained about their inability to obtain Olympic tickets. Then the first full day of competition here revealed swaths of empty seats at marquee events.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577554953930989794.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Op-Ed Columnist: Mitt's Olympic Meddle :: Off with his head! Mitt Romney barely escapes the Tower of London.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/29/opinion/sunday/dowd-mitts-olympic-meddle.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Gambling Scandal Hits Irish Olympic Team :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ij0c96a6e04050bae3e1ca60d03e49ac

Albanian Lifter Banned for Doping :: Albanian weightlifter Hysen Pulaku was banned from the Olympics for failing a drug test, the first athlete to be sanctioned for doping during the London Games.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577554763076225478.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

A 5-Ring Circus: Olympic Opening Is Oddly, Confidently British :: A dizzying production celebrated the country's present by including a flock of sheep, the Sex Pistols, Lord Voldemort and dancing nurses.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/28/sports/olympics/in-olympic-opening-ceremony-britain-asserts-its-eccentric-identity.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Apple's Olympic TV ads: One funny one, two not so much - Fortune :: http://tech.fortune.cnn.com/2012/07/28/apples-olympic-tv-ads-one-funny-one-two-not-so-much/

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES 2012: Mr Bean, Paul Macartney, 007 and the Queen open London Olympics :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120728-mr-bean-paul-macartney-007-and-queen-open-london-olympics

Queen, James Bond Open the Olympics :: Tonight's Olympic opening ceremony in London has featured star turns by a host of well-known British people, including the most famous one of all: The Queen.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577553391432507270.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES: Can London Olympics opening outglitz Beijing 2008? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120726-london-olympics-opening-ceremony-compare-beijing-2008

Olympics Fever :: Olympics Fever
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2119913,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


Olympic

29-Jul-2012 16:45

Spain's stampede of white elephants :: Spain is in economic crisis. What can a new, closed airport tell us about what went wrong? Pascale Harter explores the legacy the unfinished projects have left behind.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18855961#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12 things in 212 words that every 2012 visitor should know :: What do people visiting the UK for the Olympics need to know about the nation's quirks, habits and rules?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18983558#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Palestinians in Syria get pulled into civil war - Businessweek :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNF733fgSH_I26RfEUHtbBv9tyDUCQ&url=http://www.businessweek.com/ap/2012-07-26/palestinians-in-syria-get-pulled-into-civil-war

NATO: Militant attacks in Afghanistan up 11 percent in past 3 months - Washington Post :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNHL9o2dHp8h9_YmkBk3TEjs6V2tsg&url=http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/nato-militant-attacks-in-afghanistan-up-11-percent-in-past-3-months/2012/07/27/gJQAe9u0CX_story.html

Your pictures: Greece :: Readers' photography on the theme of Greece.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18982193#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

High style meets high performance :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

AUDIO: HIV vaccine 'five to 10 years away' :: Andy Hosken speaks to Timothy Ray Brown, the first person in the world known to have recovered from HIV, and Dr Ravindra Gupta, a research fellow at UCL, gives his thoughts on the chances of finding a treatment for the millions of people currently living with HIV.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9741000/9741070.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Twitter bomb joke case 'a scandal' :: Paul Chambers, who was found guilty of sending a menacing tweet threatening to blow up an airport, has won a challenge against his conviction.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19010842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt president meets Hamas PM :: Egypt's President Mohammed Mursi discusses "solutions" to the blockade of Gaza at talks with the head of the Hamas-led government, Ismail Haniya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Whooping cough outbreak spreading :: The outbreak of whooping cough in England and Wales has spread to very young babies who are most at risk of severe complications and death, the Health Protection Agency has warned.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19013016#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Archery at Lord's :: The preliminary rounds of the archery tournament
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Technology lets music festivals rock :: From QR codes and cashless payments, Lara Lewington looks at some of the technology that a festival now relies on to work.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/click_online/9741082.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Unis contribute £3.3bn to economy :: Universities contributed £3.3bn to the UK economy in the last academic year despite the downturn, a report says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19014531#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Flame taken on Thames :: The Olympic flame on the River Thames
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19010118#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 27 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news picturess: 27 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/19014724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Arrests at Saudi Arabia protest :: Security forces detain a number of protesters in eastern Saudi Arabia, after they reportedly demand the release of political detainees.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012830#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: London 2012 opening ceremony build-up :: The build-up to the start of the London Olympics
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012190#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google 'breaches' UK privacy deal :: Google "appears to be in breach" of a deal to delete material gathered by its Street View cars, says the UK's privacy watchdog.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19014206#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Would you want to live forever? :: Would you really want to live forever?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19004818#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rules on academy teachers relaxed :: England's new academy schools can now hire as teachers people who do not hold the formal qualification in teaching, the government has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19017544#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK warning of Aleppo 'massacre' :: Foreign Secretary William Hague and PM David Cameron condemn the "appalling" situation in Syria amid fears of a "potential massacre" in its second city.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19019658#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 21-27 July 2012 :: News photos: 21-27 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19010126#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Athletes' village: Behind the scenes :: Alex Thomas chats with Linford Christie about what really goes on behind the scenes in the athletes' village.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/24/thomas-olympics-linford-christie-village.cnn?eref�ition

The wrath of the Morris dancers :: Eccentric English tradition or national joke? Morris dancers demand a place in the Olympic opening ceremony.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/26/ctw-pkg-curry-wrath-of-morris-dancers-in-london.cnn?eref�ition

Munich massacre: A survivor's story :: Professor Shaul Ladany has a busy schedule to keep these days, but lays down one important condition before agreeing to speak to CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/sport/olympics-2012-munich-shaul-ladany-survivor/index.html?eref�ition

High fashion stakes at 2012 :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

Rally drives S&P 500 to highest close since May 3 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/yj_IM2UCgOA/us-markets-stocks-idUSBRE86M08N20120727

'Brand Olympics' strike gold :: Eleven global "top-tier" firms are sponsoring the 2012 Games, each paying around $100 million.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/business/business-olympics-brand/index.html?eref�ition

London Olympics by the numbers :: The Olympic Games have grown dramatically since 1908 when they were first held in London.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/world/olympics-numbers/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

29-Jul-2012 15:44 Olympic

Paula Radcliffe: Olympic marathon chances 'not good' - BBC Sport :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/olympics/19035382

London 2012 Olympics: Day Two morning session as it happened - BBC Sport :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/olympics/19014280

Olympic organizers call in soldiers, students to help fill empty seats - Globe and Mail :: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/olympics/olympic-organizers-call-in-soldiers-students-to-help-fill-empty-seats/article4447478/?cmpid%3Drss1

London 2012 Olympics: Sir Steve Redgrave 'humbled' by great honour of bringing ... - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/olympics/rowing/9436274/London-2012-Olympics-Sir-Steve-Redgrave-humbled-by-great-honour-of-bringing-flame-into-stadium.html

Pain of Mark Cavendish's glamour girl partner Peta Todd as he misses out on ... - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2180578/London-2012-Olympics-Team-GB-denied-gold-cyclists-miss-medals--estimated-million-people-line-streets-cheer-on.html

Ticket Trouble Leaves an Empty Feeling :: For more than a year, Londoners complained about their inability to obtain Olympic tickets. Then the first full day of competition here revealed swaths of empty seats at marquee events.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577554953930989794.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'It's wonderful': After starring role in Opening Ceremony, the Queen delivers ... - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2180546/Day--Britains-got-Olympic-fever-losing-Gold-diminish-euphoria.html

India up in arms over Olympic gatecrasher - Yahoo! Eurosport UK (blog) :: http://uk.eurosport.yahoo.com/blogs/londonspy/india-mystified-olympic-gatecrasher-103346738.html

Lochte Beats Phelps in 1st Olympic Showdown :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�053f958be13c9584a980603e82be79

Op-Ed Columnist: Mitt's Olympic Meddle :: Off with his head! Mitt Romney barely escapes the Tower of London.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/29/opinion/sunday/dowd-mitts-olympic-meddle.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Gambling Scandal Hits Irish Olympic Team :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ij0c96a6e04050bae3e1ca60d03e49ac

Albanian Lifter Banned for Doping :: Albanian weightlifter Hysen Pulaku was banned from the Olympics for failing a drug test, the first athlete to be sanctioned for doping during the London Games.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577554763076225478.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

A 5-Ring Circus: Olympic Opening Is Oddly, Confidently British :: A dizzying production celebrated the country's present by including a flock of sheep, the Sex Pistols, Lord Voldemort and dancing nurses.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/28/sports/olympics/in-olympic-opening-ceremony-britain-asserts-its-eccentric-identity.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Apple's Olympic TV ads: One funny one, two not so much - Fortune :: http://tech.fortune.cnn.com/2012/07/28/apples-olympic-tv-ads-one-funny-one-two-not-so-much/

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES 2012: Mr Bean, Paul Macartney, 007 and the Queen open London Olympics :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120728-mr-bean-paul-macartney-007-and-queen-open-london-olympics

Queen, James Bond Open the Olympics :: Tonight's Olympic opening ceremony in London has featured star turns by a host of well-known British people, including the most famous one of all: The Queen.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577553391432507270.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES: Can London Olympics opening outglitz Beijing 2008? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120726-london-olympics-opening-ceremony-compare-beijing-2008

Olympics Fever :: Olympics Fever
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2119913,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


Olympic

29-Jul-2012 14:43

Spain's stampede of white elephants :: Spain is in economic crisis. What can a new, closed airport tell us about what went wrong? Pascale Harter explores the legacy the unfinished projects have left behind.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18855961#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12 things in 212 words that every 2012 visitor should know :: What do people visiting the UK for the Olympics need to know about the nation's quirks, habits and rules?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18983558#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Palestinians in Syria get pulled into civil war - Businessweek :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNF733fgSH_I26RfEUHtbBv9tyDUCQ&url=http://www.businessweek.com/ap/2012-07-26/palestinians-in-syria-get-pulled-into-civil-war

NATO: Militant attacks in Afghanistan up 11 percent in past 3 months - Washington Post :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNHL9o2dHp8h9_YmkBk3TEjs6V2tsg&url=http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/nato-militant-attacks-in-afghanistan-up-11-percent-in-past-3-months/2012/07/27/gJQAe9u0CX_story.html

Your pictures: Greece :: Readers' photography on the theme of Greece.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18982193#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

High style meets high performance :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

AUDIO: HIV vaccine 'five to 10 years away' :: Andy Hosken speaks to Timothy Ray Brown, the first person in the world known to have recovered from HIV, and Dr Ravindra Gupta, a research fellow at UCL, gives his thoughts on the chances of finding a treatment for the millions of people currently living with HIV.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9741000/9741070.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Twitter bomb joke case 'a scandal' :: Paul Chambers, who was found guilty of sending a menacing tweet threatening to blow up an airport, has won a challenge against his conviction.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19010842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt president meets Hamas PM :: Egypt's President Mohammed Mursi discusses "solutions" to the blockade of Gaza at talks with the head of the Hamas-led government, Ismail Haniya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Whooping cough outbreak spreading :: The outbreak of whooping cough in England and Wales has spread to very young babies who are most at risk of severe complications and death, the Health Protection Agency has warned.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19013016#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Hit-and-run' idea in Moon origin :: A computer simulation shows the Moon's birth may not have been through the impact of a slow, Mars-sized object, but rather something much bigger and faster.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19011013#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Archery at Lord's :: The preliminary rounds of the archery tournament
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Technology lets music festivals rock :: From QR codes and cashless payments, Lara Lewington looks at some of the technology that a festival now relies on to work.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/click_online/9741082.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Unis contribute £3.3bn to economy :: Universities contributed £3.3bn to the UK economy in the last academic year despite the downturn, a report says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19014531#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Flame taken on Thames :: The Olympic flame on the River Thames
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19010118#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 27 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news picturess: 27 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/19014724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Arrests at Saudi Arabia protest :: Security forces detain a number of protesters in eastern Saudi Arabia, after they reportedly demand the release of political detainees.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012830#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: London 2012 opening ceremony build-up :: The build-up to the start of the London Olympics
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012190#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google 'breaches' UK privacy deal :: Google "appears to be in breach" of a deal to delete material gathered by its Street View cars, says the UK's privacy watchdog.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19014206#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Would you want to live forever? :: Would you really want to live forever?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19004818#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rules on academy teachers relaxed :: England's new academy schools can now hire as teachers people who do not hold the formal qualification in teaching, the government has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19017544#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK warning of Aleppo 'massacre' :: Foreign Secretary William Hague and PM David Cameron condemn the "appalling" situation in Syria amid fears of a "potential massacre" in its second city.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19019658#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 21-27 July 2012 :: News photos: 21-27 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19010126#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Athletes' village: Behind the scenes :: Alex Thomas chats with Linford Christie about what really goes on behind the scenes in the athletes' village.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/24/thomas-olympics-linford-christie-village.cnn?eref�ition

The wrath of the Morris dancers :: Eccentric English tradition or national joke? Morris dancers demand a place in the Olympic opening ceremony.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/26/ctw-pkg-curry-wrath-of-morris-dancers-in-london.cnn?eref�ition

Munich massacre: A survivor's story :: Professor Shaul Ladany has a busy schedule to keep these days, but lays down one important condition before agreeing to speak to CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/sport/olympics-2012-munich-shaul-ladany-survivor/index.html?eref�ition

High fashion stakes at 2012 :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

'Brand Olympics' strike gold :: Eleven global "top-tier" firms are sponsoring the 2012 Games, each paying around $100 million.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/business/business-olympics-brand/index.html?eref�ition

London Olympics by the numbers :: The Olympic Games have grown dramatically since 1908 when they were first held in London.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/world/olympics-numbers/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

29-Jul-2012 14:43 Olympic

LIVE: Olympics - follow all the latest action unfolding on day two - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/olympics/article-2180261/London-2012-Olympics-LIVE--day-including-Rebecca-Adlington.html

India's Olympic team abuzz about mystery woman - Newsday :: http://www.newsday.com/sports/india-s-olympic-team-abuzz-about-mystery-woman-1.3867751

Ticket Trouble Leaves an Empty Feeling :: For more than a year, Londoners complained about their inability to obtain Olympic tickets. Then the first full day of competition here revealed swaths of empty seats at marquee events.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577554953930989794.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Paula Radcliffe: Olympics Marathon chances 'not good' - BBC Sport :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/olympics/19035382

How London 2012 was caught in Olympics' empty seats trap - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/2012/jul/29/london-2012-empty-seats-trap

US plays France in Olympic opener, Spain goes against China - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/us-plays-france-in-olympic-opener-spain-goes-against-china/2012/07/28/gJQAafgbGX_story.html

Bookmaker refunds all bets on lighter of Olympic cauldron - Jamaica Observer :: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/sports/Bookmaker-refunds-all-bets-on-lighter-of-Olympic-cauldron_12062213

O'Grady reaches end of Olympic road - NEWS.com.au :: http://www.news.com.au/sport/london-olympics/ogrady-reaches-end-of-olympic-road/story-fndpu6dv-1226438033539

A Golden Olympic Start for Lochte :: Ryan Lochte won the 400-meter individual medley Saturday, beating Michael Phelps in an Olympic race for the first time and making the case that he is the best swimmer in the world. Phelps finished fourth.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577555203134230034.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Lochte Beats Phelps in 1st Olympic Showdown :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�053f958be13c9584a980603e82be79

Olympics 2012: 'Wonderful!' the Queen gives her verdict - Daily News & Analysis :: http://www.dnaindia.com/sport/report_olympics-2012-wonderful-the-queen-gives-her-verdict_1721289

Op-Ed Columnist: Mitt's Olympic Meddle :: Off with his head! Mitt Romney barely escapes the Tower of London.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/29/opinion/sunday/dowd-mitts-olympic-meddle.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Gambling Scandal Hits Irish Olympic Team :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ij0c96a6e04050bae3e1ca60d03e49ac

Albanian Lifter Banned for Doping :: Albanian weightlifter Hysen Pulaku was banned from the Olympics for failing a drug test, the first athlete to be sanctioned for doping during the London Games.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577554763076225478.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

A 5-Ring Circus: Olympic Opening Is Oddly, Confidently British :: A dizzying production celebrated the country's present by including a flock of sheep, the Sex Pistols, Lord Voldemort and dancing nurses.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/28/sports/olympics/in-olympic-opening-ceremony-britain-asserts-its-eccentric-identity.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Queen, Dancers, Pixels Open Games :: London sought to distinguish itself from Beijing's 2008 spectacular by joining spectators and technology into an unusual team for the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympics: the human Jumbotron.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577553180940965356.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Apple's Olympic TV ads: One funny one, two not so much - Fortune :: http://tech.fortune.cnn.com/2012/07/28/apples-olympic-tv-ads-one-funny-one-two-not-so-much/

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES 2012: Mr Bean, Paul Macartney, 007 and the Queen open London Olympics :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120728-mr-bean-paul-macartney-007-and-queen-open-london-olympics

Queen, James Bond Open the Olympics :: Tonight's Olympic opening ceremony in London has featured star turns by a host of well-known British people, including the most famous one of all: The Queen.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577553391432507270.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES: Can London Olympics opening outglitz Beijing 2008? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120726-london-olympics-opening-ceremony-compare-beijing-2008

Olympics Fever :: Olympics Fever
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2119913,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


Olympic

29-Jul-2012 13:42 Olympic

Lochte Calls Young Chinese Woman Olympic Swimmer "Impressive" - New York Times (blog) :: http://london2012.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/07/29/lochte-calls-young-chinese-woman-olympic-swimmer-impressive/

US men's team expecting tougher challenge on road to Olympic gold at London Games - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/gold-time-us-mens-team-expecting-tougher-challenge-on-road-to-olympic-gold-at-london-games/2012/07/28/gJQAoVkDGX_story.html

London 2012 Olympics: Day TwoLive - BBC Sport :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/olympics/19014280

London 2012 Olympics: Empty seats on the opening day prompts investigation - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/olympics/london-2012/9434744/London-2012-Olympics-Empty-seats-on-the-opening-day-prompts-investigation.html

London 2012: Olympics venues 'stuffed to gunnels' - Lord Coe - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19034653

Bookmaker refunds all bets on lighter of Olympic cauldron - Jamaica Observer :: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/sports/Bookmaker-refunds-all-bets-on-lighter-of-Olympic-cauldron_12062213

Queen Elizabeth calls Olympics cameo 'a bit of a laugh' - Daily News & Analysis :: http://www.dnaindia.com/sport/report_queen-elizabeth-calls-olympics-cameo-a-bit-of-a-laugh_1721374

Rhythm-and-royalty infused Olympic opening ceremony shows Britain is ready to rock - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/in-a-celebration-of-royalty-and-rock-britain-welcomes-the-world-as-2012-games-open/2012/07/27/gJQAVwctEX_story.html

O'Grady reaches end of Olympic road - NEWS.com.au :: http://www.news.com.au/sport/london-olympics/ogrady-reaches-end-of-olympic-road/story-fndpu6dv-1226438033539

A Golden Olympic Start for Lochte :: Ryan Lochte won the 400-meter individual medley Saturday, beating Michael Phelps in an Olympic race for the first time and making the case that he is the best swimmer in the world. Phelps finished fourth.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577555203134230034.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

London 2012 Olympics: Secrets of a world-dazzling cauldron - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/olympics/london-2012/9435127/London-2012-Olympics-Secrets-of-a-world-dazzling-cauldron.html

Lochte Beats Phelps in 1st Olympic Showdown :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�053f958be13c9584a980603e82be79

Op-Ed Columnist: Mitt's Olympic Meddle :: Off with his head! Mitt Romney barely escapes the Tower of London.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/29/opinion/sunday/dowd-mitts-olympic-meddle.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The TV Watch: At Olympic Opening Ceremony, Britain Journeys Through Past :: In the opening ceremony of the Olympics, Britain offered a display of humor and humbleness that can only stem from a deep-rooted sense of superiority.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/28/sports/olympics/at-olympic-opening-ceremony-britain-journeys-through-past.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Gambling Scandal Hits Irish Olympic Team :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ij0c96a6e04050bae3e1ca60d03e49ac

A 5-Ring Circus: Olympic Opening Is Oddly, Confidently British :: A dizzying production celebrated the country's present by including a flock of sheep, the Sex Pistols, Lord Voldemort and dancing nurses.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/28/sports/olympics/in-olympic-opening-ceremony-britain-asserts-its-eccentric-identity.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Queen, Dancers, Pixels Open Games :: London sought to distinguish itself from Beijing's 2008 spectacular by joining spectators and technology into an unusual team for the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympics: the human Jumbotron.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577553180940965356.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Apple's Olympic TV ads: One funny one, two not so much - Fortune :: http://tech.fortune.cnn.com/2012/07/28/apples-olympic-tv-ads-one-funny-one-two-not-so-much/

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES 2012: Mr Bean, Paul Macartney, 007 and the Queen open London Olympics :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120728-mr-bean-paul-macartney-007-and-queen-open-london-olympics

Queen, James Bond Open the Olympics :: Tonight's Olympic opening ceremony in London has featured star turns by a host of well-known British people, including the most famous one of all: The Queen.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577553391432507270.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES: Can London Olympics opening outglitz Beijing 2008? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120726-london-olympics-opening-ceremony-compare-beijing-2008

Olympics Fever :: Olympics Fever
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2119913,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


Olympic

29-Jul-2012 13:42

Spain's stampede of white elephants :: Spain is in economic crisis. What can a new, closed airport tell us about what went wrong? Pascale Harter explores the legacy the unfinished projects have left behind.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18855961#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12 things in 212 words that every 2012 visitor should know :: What do people visiting the UK for the Olympics need to know about the nation's quirks, habits and rules?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18983558#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

NATO: Militant attacks in Afghanistan up 11 percent in past 3 months - Washington Post :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNHL9o2dHp8h9_YmkBk3TEjs6V2tsg&url=http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/nato-militant-attacks-in-afghanistan-up-11-percent-in-past-3-months/2012/07/27/gJQAe9u0CX_story.html

Your pictures: Greece :: Readers' photography on the theme of Greece.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18982193#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

High style meets high performance :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

AUDIO: HIV vaccine 'five to 10 years away' :: Andy Hosken speaks to Timothy Ray Brown, the first person in the world known to have recovered from HIV, and Dr Ravindra Gupta, a research fellow at UCL, gives his thoughts on the chances of finding a treatment for the millions of people currently living with HIV.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9741000/9741070.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Twitter bomb joke case 'a scandal' :: Paul Chambers, who was found guilty of sending a menacing tweet threatening to blow up an airport, has won a challenge against his conviction.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19010842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt president meets Hamas PM :: Egypt's President Mohammed Mursi discusses "solutions" to the blockade of Gaza at talks with the head of the Hamas-led government, Ismail Haniya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Whooping cough outbreak spreading :: The outbreak of whooping cough in England and Wales has spread to very young babies who are most at risk of severe complications and death, the Health Protection Agency has warned.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19013016#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Hit-and-run' idea in Moon origin :: A computer simulation shows the Moon's birth may not have been through the impact of a slow, Mars-sized object, but rather something much bigger and faster.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19011013#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Archery at Lord's :: The preliminary rounds of the archery tournament
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Technology lets music festivals rock :: From QR codes and cashless payments, Lara Lewington looks at some of the technology that a festival now relies on to work.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/click_online/9741082.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Unis contribute £3.3bn to economy :: Universities contributed £3.3bn to the UK economy in the last academic year despite the downturn, a report says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19014531#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Flame taken on Thames :: The Olympic flame on the River Thames
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19010118#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 27 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news picturess: 27 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/19014724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Arrests at Saudi Arabia protest :: Security forces detain a number of protesters in eastern Saudi Arabia, after they reportedly demand the release of political detainees.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012830#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: London 2012 opening ceremony build-up :: The build-up to the start of the London Olympics
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012190#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google 'breaches' UK privacy deal :: Google "appears to be in breach" of a deal to delete material gathered by its Street View cars, says the UK's privacy watchdog.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19014206#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Would you want to live forever? :: Would you really want to live forever?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19004818#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rules on academy teachers relaxed :: England's new academy schools can now hire as teachers people who do not hold the formal qualification in teaching, the government has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19017544#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK warning of Aleppo 'massacre' :: Foreign Secretary William Hague and PM David Cameron condemn the "appalling" situation in Syria amid fears of a "potential massacre" in its second city.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19019658#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 21-27 July 2012 :: News photos: 21-27 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19010126#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Athletes' village: Behind the scenes :: Alex Thomas chats with Linford Christie about what really goes on behind the scenes in the athletes' village.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/24/thomas-olympics-linford-christie-village.cnn?eref�ition

The wrath of the Morris dancers :: Eccentric English tradition or national joke? Morris dancers demand a place in the Olympic opening ceremony.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/26/ctw-pkg-curry-wrath-of-morris-dancers-in-london.cnn?eref�ition

Munich massacre: A survivor's story :: Professor Shaul Ladany has a busy schedule to keep these days, but lays down one important condition before agreeing to speak to CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/sport/olympics-2012-munich-shaul-ladany-survivor/index.html?eref�ition

High fashion stakes at 2012 :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

'Brand Olympics' strike gold :: Eleven global "top-tier" firms are sponsoring the 2012 Games, each paying around $100 million.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/business/business-olympics-brand/index.html?eref�ition

London Olympics by the numbers :: The Olympic Games have grown dramatically since 1908 when they were first held in London.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/world/olympics-numbers/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

Kazakhstan: A country in pictures ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/kazakhstan-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

29-Jul-2012 10:39

Spain's stampede of white elephants :: Spain is in economic crisis. What can a new, closed airport tell us about what went wrong? Pascale Harter explores the legacy the unfinished projects have left behind.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18855961#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12 things in 212 words that every 2012 visitor should know :: What do people visiting the UK for the Olympics need to know about the nation's quirks, habits and rules?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18983558#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Palestinians in Syria get pulled into civil war - Businessweek :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNF733fgSH_I26RfEUHtbBv9tyDUCQ&url=http://www.businessweek.com/ap/2012-07-26/palestinians-in-syria-get-pulled-into-civil-war

Your pictures: Greece :: Readers' photography on the theme of Greece.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18982193#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

High style meets high performance :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

AUDIO: HIV vaccine 'five to 10 years away' :: Andy Hosken speaks to Timothy Ray Brown, the first person in the world known to have recovered from HIV, and Dr Ravindra Gupta, a research fellow at UCL, gives his thoughts on the chances of finding a treatment for the millions of people currently living with HIV.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9741000/9741070.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Twitter bomb joke case 'a scandal' :: Paul Chambers, who was found guilty of sending a menacing tweet threatening to blow up an airport, has won a challenge against his conviction.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19010842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt president meets Hamas PM :: Egypt's President Mohammed Mursi discusses "solutions" to the blockade of Gaza at talks with the head of the Hamas-led government, Ismail Haniya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Whooping cough outbreak spreading :: The outbreak of whooping cough in England and Wales has spread to very young babies who are most at risk of severe complications and death, the Health Protection Agency has warned.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19013016#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Hit-and-run' idea in Moon origin :: A computer simulation shows the Moon's birth may not have been through the impact of a slow, Mars-sized object, but rather something much bigger and faster.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19011013#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Archery at Lord's :: The preliminary rounds of the archery tournament
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Technology lets music festivals rock :: From QR codes and cashless payments, Lara Lewington looks at some of the technology that a festival now relies on to work.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/click_online/9741082.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Unis contribute £3.3bn to economy :: Universities contributed £3.3bn to the UK economy in the last academic year despite the downturn, a report says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19014531#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Flame taken on Thames :: The Olympic flame on the River Thames
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19010118#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 27 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news picturess: 27 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/19014724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: London 2012 opening ceremony build-up :: The build-up to the start of the London Olympics
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012190#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Madonna booed over show length :: Madonna fans vent their anger in Paris after she performs for just 45 minutes at a show where she celebrated her love for France's tolerance.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19016996#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google 'breaches' UK privacy deal :: Google "appears to be in breach" of a deal to delete material gathered by its Street View cars, says the UK's privacy watchdog.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19014206#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Would you want to live forever? :: Would you really want to live forever?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19004818#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rules on academy teachers relaxed :: England's new academy schools can now hire as teachers people who do not hold the formal qualification in teaching, the government has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19017544#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK warning of Aleppo 'massacre' :: Foreign Secretary William Hague and PM David Cameron condemn the "appalling" situation in Syria amid fears of a "potential massacre" in its second city.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19019658#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 21-27 July 2012 :: News photos: 21-27 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19010126#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Athletes' village: Behind the scenes :: Alex Thomas chats with Linford Christie about what really goes on behind the scenes in the athletes' village.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/24/thomas-olympics-linford-christie-village.cnn?eref�ition

The wrath of the Morris dancers :: Eccentric English tradition or national joke? Morris dancers demand a place in the Olympic opening ceremony.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/26/ctw-pkg-curry-wrath-of-morris-dancers-in-london.cnn?eref�ition

Munich massacre: A survivor's story :: Professor Shaul Ladany has a busy schedule to keep these days, but lays down one important condition before agreeing to speak to CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/sport/olympics-2012-munich-shaul-ladany-survivor/index.html?eref�ition

High fashion stakes at 2012 :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

'Brand Olympics' strike gold :: Eleven global "top-tier" firms are sponsoring the 2012 Games, each paying around $100 million.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/business/business-olympics-brand/index.html?eref�ition

London Olympics by the numbers :: The Olympic Games have grown dramatically since 1908 when they were first held in London.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/world/olympics-numbers/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

Kazakhstan: A country in pictures ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/kazakhstan-gallery/index.html?eref�ition