Sunday, November 11, 2012

11-Nov-2012 23:16

In pictures: Desperate battle to save India's children :: Poor children of Delhi battle to survive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20177261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The consequences of having a 'foreign' name :: Britain's multicultural make-up means more varied school registers. But Sangita Myska finds many immigrants who wish they were called John, or Jane.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20228060#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

New leaders face wealth divide :: Much as exit polls in the U.S. show after the election this week, the economy is a top concern for Chinese leaders as the ruling Communist Party (CCP) gathers Thursday for the 18th Party Congress.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/business/china-leadership-economy/index.html?eref�ition

Xi: From 'sent-down youth' to top :: When Xi Jinping, 59, and his "Fifth Generation" of leaders assume power, it will mark a first for China's post-1949 generation and those who spent their formative years during the Cultural Revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/07/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-profile/index.html?eref�ition

'One party, two coalitions' :: To the casual observer, the Chinese Communist Party may seem like a monolithic, united entity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/23/world/asia/china-political-factions-primer/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Bonfire Night :: Readers' photos on the theme Bonfire Night
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20235438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Microsoft demos speech translator :: Software that can translate spoken English into spoken Chinese almost instantly has been demonstrated by Microsoft.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20266427#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

10 things about the new Archbishop of Canterbury :: Justin Welby, the Bishop of Durham, will become Archbishop of Canterbury. Here are 10 things about the new Church leader.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20251972#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Women ruled, Republicans didn't :: In many ways, the 2012 election was the year of the woman.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/politics/women-election/index.html?eref�ition

Ex-oil exec named Archbishop :: The Bishop of Durham will become the next leader of the Anglican Church. ITN's Paul Davies reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/pkg-davies-new-archbishop-canterbury.itn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20265631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Motorcycle mall smash-and-grab :: Suspects on motorcycles drive inside a London shopping mall and conduct a "smash and grab" robbery on a jewelry store.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/vo-london-smash-and-grab.metropolitan-police?eref�ition

'Mao is not coming back' :: As the world's second biggest economy undergoes a once in a decade leadership change, experts are encouraged by the prospects of reform and increasing business in China, despite its slowing economy and daunting social problems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/china-outlook-oneill-rogers/index.html?eref�ition

HSBC to probe 'criminal' accounts :: HSBC bank says it is looking into allegations that criminals have used offshore accounts at its Jersey operation for money laundering.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20265125#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rescue dogs take to the catwalk :: Dogs London's, Battersea Dog and Cats home walk down the catwalk to raise money in a unique fasion fundraiser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/fashion-show-battersea-dog-cat-home.cnn?eref�ition

Ronaldo: Nobody loves me :: Cristiano Ronaldo has hit back at the 'arrogant' jibes which have plagued his career in an exclusive interview with CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/sport/football/cristiano-ronaldo-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Space net used to control robot :: Astronauts on the International Space Station use an experimental version of interplanetary internet to control a robot on Earth.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20270833#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Minister: Ash killer here to stay :: Environment Secretary Owen Paterson acknowledges that ash dieback, a disease that threatens the UK's ash trees, will not be eradicated.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20253767#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK to end financial aid to India :: The UK is to cease giving direct financial support to India by 2015 in recognition of its status as a major economic force, focusing instead on technical assistance.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20265583#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

NBA boss finding Africa's stars :: Masai Ujiri, Nigerian GM of the Denver Nuggets, is on a mission to discover Africa's rising basketball stars.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/sport/masai-ujiri-denver-nuggets-nba/index.html?eref�ition

Breakfast of champions :: It may seem like an odd partnership -- one weighs half-a-ton, the other just 50kg. But when a miniature jockey jumps on the back of a massive race horse, it can be a multimillion dollar match made in heaven.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/sport/horse-racing-diets-singapore-gold-cup/index.html?eref�ition

A-levels switch to 'summer only' :: A-level exams will be taken only in the summer and there will be a cap on resits, England's exams watchdog has announced.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20266533#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How to print a tiny hearing aid :: On a windy hillside near Copenhagen, Denmark, are the headquarters of a company with a simple goal: to make the smallest hearing aids in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/tech/hearing-aid-widex-3d-printing/index.html?eref�ition

Diwali: One festival, many customs :: Diwali is one of the most important Hindu festivals in India -- but the colorful customs and meanings associated with it can vary dramatically depending on whether you reside in the countryside or the city.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/05/world/asia/diwali-hindu-festival-lights/index.html?eref�ition

Time for women in elite circle? :: A record number of American women will hold U.S. Senate seats after Tuesday's election. In China, there is speculation over whether a woman will also make history by ascending to its top political core.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-women-politics/index.html?eref�ition

China's Hu warns of enemy within :: President Hu Jintao has said what so many others have been thinking: the Chinese Communist Party is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 3-9 November 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20265632#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

11-Nov-2012 23:16 Petraeus

Congress wants answers on Petraeus - Sky News Australia :: http://www.skynews.com.au/topstories/article.aspx?id%3D815512

Petraeus may be called in U.S. inquiry on Benghazi: Feinstein :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/c0n_9sKlZsY/us-usa-petraeus-idUSBRE8A81FP20121111

Petraeus Probe Faces Inquiry :: The top Senate Democrat on intelligence issues said Sunday she would investigate the Federal Bureau of Investigation's handling of the inquiry into Central Intelligence Agency chief David Petraeus.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324894104578112851221977118.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Petraeus Relationship Began Through Running :: The woman at the center of the extramarital affair that led to the resignation of the head of the Central Intelligence Agency is a highly accomplished person who got to know the general by going running with him in Afghanistan.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578112642702767394.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

CIA's Petraeus Resigns Over Affair :: Petraeus resigned after a probe into whether someone else was using his email led to the discovery that he was having an extramarital affair.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324073504578109252422213868.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FBI Probed Woman Linked to Petraeus :: A complaint about potentially harassing emails sent by a woman romantically linked to CIA chief David Petraeus to a second woman sparked the security investigation that led Petraeus to suddenly resign on Friday.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324894104578111471926161846.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

F.B.I. Said to Have Stumbled Into News of Petraeus Affair :: A harassment complaint against Paula Broadwell led F.B.I. agents to e-mails between her and David H. Petraeus, who resigned Friday as the director of the C.I.A., that revealed their affair, an official said.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/11/us/fbi-said-to-have-stumbled-into-news-of-david-petraeus-affair.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Petraeus relationship leads to book, scandal for Broadwell :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/kQJkutHfwA0/us-cia-petraeus-broadwell-idUSBRE8AA02220121111

David Petraeus, Seen as an Invincible C.I.A. Director, Self-Destructs :: Before he resigned Friday as the director of the Central Intelligence Agency, David H. Petraeus had seemed all but indestructible.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/11/us/david-petraeus-seen-as-an-invincible-cia-director-self-destructs.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Political Memo: In Digital Era, Affairs Like Petraeus's Are Harder to Cover Up :: Affairs are nothing new among Washington's powerful, but in the digital age, it is nearly impossible to keep them from becoming splashy political scandals.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/11/us/politics/in-digital-era-affairs-like-petraeuss-are-harder-to-cover-up.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: When a C.I.A. Director Had Scores of Affairs :: Compared to David H. Petraeus, Allen Dulles, the C.I.A. director from 1953 to 1961, was far worse: he was a notorious womanizer who was widely known for his extramarital liaisons.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/opinion/when-a-cia-director-had-scores-of-affairs.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Linked to Petraeus, Paula Broadwell Is Lifelong High Achiever :: Paula Broadwell, who had an affair with the director of the C.I.A., holds a graduate degree from Harvard, and was a fitness champion at West Point, as well as a model for a machine gun manufacturer.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/us/linked-to-petraeus-paula-broadwell-is-lifelong-high-achiever.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Petraeus

11-Nov-2012 22:15

In pictures: Desperate battle to save India's children :: Poor children of Delhi battle to survive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20177261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The consequences of having a 'foreign' name :: Britain's multicultural make-up means more varied school registers. But Sangita Myska finds many immigrants who wish they were called John, or Jane.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20228060#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

New leaders face wealth divide :: Much as exit polls in the U.S. show after the election this week, the economy is a top concern for Chinese leaders as the ruling Communist Party (CCP) gathers Thursday for the 18th Party Congress.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/business/china-leadership-economy/index.html?eref�ition

Xi: From 'sent-down youth' to top :: When Xi Jinping, 59, and his "Fifth Generation" of leaders assume power, it will mark a first for China's post-1949 generation and those who spent their formative years during the Cultural Revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/07/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-profile/index.html?eref�ition

'One party, two coalitions' :: To the casual observer, the Chinese Communist Party may seem like a monolithic, united entity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/23/world/asia/china-political-factions-primer/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Bonfire Night :: Readers' photos on the theme Bonfire Night
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20235438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Microsoft demos speech translator :: Software that can translate spoken English into spoken Chinese almost instantly has been demonstrated by Microsoft.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20266427#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

10 things about the new Archbishop of Canterbury :: Justin Welby, the Bishop of Durham, will become Archbishop of Canterbury. Here are 10 things about the new Church leader.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20251972#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Women ruled, Republicans didn't :: In many ways, the 2012 election was the year of the woman.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/politics/women-election/index.html?eref�ition

Ex-oil exec named Archbishop :: The Bishop of Durham will become the next leader of the Anglican Church. ITN's Paul Davies reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/pkg-davies-new-archbishop-canterbury.itn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20265631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Motorcycle mall smash-and-grab :: Suspects on motorcycles drive inside a London shopping mall and conduct a "smash and grab" robbery on a jewelry store.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/vo-london-smash-and-grab.metropolitan-police?eref�ition

'Mao is not coming back' :: As the world's second biggest economy undergoes a once in a decade leadership change, experts are encouraged by the prospects of reform and increasing business in China, despite its slowing economy and daunting social problems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/china-outlook-oneill-rogers/index.html?eref�ition

HSBC to probe 'criminal' accounts :: HSBC bank says it is looking into allegations that criminals have used offshore accounts at its Jersey operation for money laundering.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20265125#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rescue dogs take to the catwalk :: Dogs London's, Battersea Dog and Cats home walk down the catwalk to raise money in a unique fasion fundraiser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/fashion-show-battersea-dog-cat-home.cnn?eref�ition

Ronaldo: Nobody loves me :: Cristiano Ronaldo has hit back at the 'arrogant' jibes which have plagued his career in an exclusive interview with CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/sport/football/cristiano-ronaldo-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Space net used to control robot :: Astronauts on the International Space Station use an experimental version of interplanetary internet to control a robot on Earth.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20270833#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Minister: Ash killer here to stay :: Environment Secretary Owen Paterson acknowledges that ash dieback, a disease that threatens the UK's ash trees, will not be eradicated.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20253767#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK to end financial aid to India :: The UK is to cease giving direct financial support to India by 2015 in recognition of its status as a major economic force, focusing instead on technical assistance.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20265583#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

NBA boss finding Africa's stars :: Masai Ujiri, Nigerian GM of the Denver Nuggets, is on a mission to discover Africa's rising basketball stars.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/sport/masai-ujiri-denver-nuggets-nba/index.html?eref�ition

Breakfast of champions :: It may seem like an odd partnership -- one weighs half-a-ton, the other just 50kg. But when a miniature jockey jumps on the back of a massive race horse, it can be a multimillion dollar match made in heaven.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/sport/horse-racing-diets-singapore-gold-cup/index.html?eref�ition

A-levels switch to 'summer only' :: A-level exams will be taken only in the summer and there will be a cap on resits, England's exams watchdog has announced.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20266533#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How to print a tiny hearing aid :: On a windy hillside near Copenhagen, Denmark, are the headquarters of a company with a simple goal: to make the smallest hearing aids in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/tech/hearing-aid-widex-3d-printing/index.html?eref�ition

Diwali: One festival, many customs :: Diwali is one of the most important Hindu festivals in India -- but the colorful customs and meanings associated with it can vary dramatically depending on whether you reside in the countryside or the city.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/05/world/asia/diwali-hindu-festival-lights/index.html?eref�ition

Time for women in elite circle? :: A record number of American women will hold U.S. Senate seats after Tuesday's election. In China, there is speculation over whether a woman will also make history by ascending to its top political core.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-women-politics/index.html?eref�ition

China's Hu warns of enemy within :: President Hu Jintao has said what so many others have been thinking: the Chinese Communist Party is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 3-9 November 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20265632#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

11-Nov-2012 22:15 Petraeus

Petraeus may be called in U.S. inquiry on Benghazi: Feinstein :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/c0n_9sKlZsY/us-usa-petraeus-idUSBRE8A81FP20121111

Petraeus Probe Faces Inquiry :: The top Senate Democrat on intelligence issues said Sunday she would investigate the Federal Bureau of Investigation's handling of the inquiry into Central Intelligence Agency chief David Petraeus.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324894104578112851221977118.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Petraeus Relationship Began Through Running :: The woman at the center of the extramarital affair that led to the resignation of the head of the Central Intelligence Agency is a highly accomplished person who got to know the general by going running with him in Afghanistan.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578112642702767394.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

CIA's Petraeus Resigns Over Affair :: Petraeus resigned after a probe into whether someone else was using his email led to the discovery that he was having an extramarital affair.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324073504578109252422213868.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FBI Probed Woman Linked to Petraeus :: A complaint about potentially harassing emails sent by a woman romantically linked to CIA chief David Petraeus to a second woman sparked the security investigation that led Petraeus to suddenly resign on Friday.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324894104578111471926161846.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

F.B.I. Said to Have Stumbled Into News of Petraeus Affair :: A harassment complaint against Paula Broadwell led F.B.I. agents to e-mails between her and David H. Petraeus, who resigned Friday as the director of the C.I.A., that revealed their affair, an official said.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/11/us/fbi-said-to-have-stumbled-into-news-of-david-petraeus-affair.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Petraeus relationship leads to book, scandal for Broadwell :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/kQJkutHfwA0/us-cia-petraeus-broadwell-idUSBRE8AA02220121111

David Petraeus, Seen as an Invincible C.I.A. Director, Self-Destructs :: Before he resigned Friday as the director of the Central Intelligence Agency, David H. Petraeus had seemed all but indestructible.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/11/us/david-petraeus-seen-as-an-invincible-cia-director-self-destructs.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Political Memo: In Digital Era, Affairs Like Petraeus's Are Harder to Cover Up :: Affairs are nothing new among Washington's powerful, but in the digital age, it is nearly impossible to keep them from becoming splashy political scandals.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/11/us/politics/in-digital-era-affairs-like-petraeuss-are-harder-to-cover-up.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: When a C.I.A. Director Had Scores of Affairs :: Compared to David H. Petraeus, Allen Dulles, the C.I.A. director from 1953 to 1961, was far worse: he was a notorious womanizer who was widely known for his extramarital liaisons.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/opinion/when-a-cia-director-had-scores-of-affairs.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Linked to Petraeus, Paula Broadwell Is Lifelong High Achiever :: Paula Broadwell, who had an affair with the director of the C.I.A., holds a graduate degree from Harvard, and was a fitness champion at West Point, as well as a model for a machine gun manufacturer.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/us/linked-to-petraeus-paula-broadwell-is-lifelong-high-achiever.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Petraeus

11-Nov-2012 21:14

In pictures: Desperate battle to save India's children :: Poor children of Delhi battle to survive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20177261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The consequences of having a 'foreign' name :: Britain's multicultural make-up means more varied school registers. But Sangita Myska finds many immigrants who wish they were called John, or Jane.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20228060#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

New leaders face wealth divide :: Much as exit polls in the U.S. show after the election this week, the economy is a top concern for Chinese leaders as the ruling Communist Party (CCP) gathers Thursday for the 18th Party Congress.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/business/china-leadership-economy/index.html?eref�ition

Xi: From 'sent-down youth' to top :: When Xi Jinping, 59, and his "Fifth Generation" of leaders assume power, it will mark a first for China's post-1949 generation and those who spent their formative years during the Cultural Revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/07/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-profile/index.html?eref�ition

'One party, two coalitions' :: To the casual observer, the Chinese Communist Party may seem like a monolithic, united entity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/23/world/asia/china-political-factions-primer/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Bonfire Night :: Readers' photos on the theme Bonfire Night
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20235438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Branagh is knighted at the Palace :: Actor and director Kenneth Branagh is made a knight at Buckingham Palace, for services to drama and the community of Northern Ireland.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20266889#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Microsoft demos speech translator :: Software that can translate spoken English into spoken Chinese almost instantly has been demonstrated by Microsoft.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20266427#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

10 things about the new Archbishop of Canterbury :: Justin Welby, the Bishop of Durham, will become Archbishop of Canterbury. Here are 10 things about the new Church leader.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20251972#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Women ruled, Republicans didn't :: In many ways, the 2012 election was the year of the woman.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/politics/women-election/index.html?eref�ition

Ex-oil exec named Archbishop :: The Bishop of Durham will become the next leader of the Anglican Church. ITN's Paul Davies reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/pkg-davies-new-archbishop-canterbury.itn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20265631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Prince of cool shows it's hip to be square - The Australian :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNF7WdeLh7ObympanDcrXx1ghNx0ew&url=http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/prince-of-cool-shows-its-hip-to-be-square/story-e6frg6n6-1226514024960

Motorcycle mall smash-and-grab :: Suspects on motorcycles drive inside a London shopping mall and conduct a "smash and grab" robbery on a jewelry store.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/vo-london-smash-and-grab.metropolitan-police?eref�ition

'Mao is not coming back' :: As the world's second biggest economy undergoes a once in a decade leadership change, experts are encouraged by the prospects of reform and increasing business in China, despite its slowing economy and daunting social problems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/china-outlook-oneill-rogers/index.html?eref�ition

HSBC to probe 'criminal' accounts :: HSBC bank says it is looking into allegations that criminals have used offshore accounts at its Jersey operation for money laundering.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20265125#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rescue dogs take to the catwalk :: Dogs London's, Battersea Dog and Cats home walk down the catwalk to raise money in a unique fasion fundraiser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/fashion-show-battersea-dog-cat-home.cnn?eref�ition

Ronaldo: Nobody loves me :: Cristiano Ronaldo has hit back at the 'arrogant' jibes which have plagued his career in an exclusive interview with CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/sport/football/cristiano-ronaldo-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Space net used to control robot :: Astronauts on the International Space Station use an experimental version of interplanetary internet to control a robot on Earth.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20270833#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Analysis: Obama faces Latin America revolt over drugs, trade :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/fkWvITfqUr8/us-obama-latinamerica-idUSBRE8A80ZS20121109

Minister: Ash killer here to stay :: Environment Secretary Owen Paterson acknowledges that ash dieback, a disease that threatens the UK's ash trees, will not be eradicated.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20253767#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK to end financial aid to India :: The UK is to cease giving direct financial support to India by 2015 in recognition of its status as a major economic force, focusing instead on technical assistance.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20265583#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

NBA boss finding Africa's stars :: Masai Ujiri, Nigerian GM of the Denver Nuggets, is on a mission to discover Africa's rising basketball stars.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/sport/masai-ujiri-denver-nuggets-nba/index.html?eref�ition

Breakfast of champions :: It may seem like an odd partnership -- one weighs half-a-ton, the other just 50kg. But when a miniature jockey jumps on the back of a massive race horse, it can be a multimillion dollar match made in heaven.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/sport/horse-racing-diets-singapore-gold-cup/index.html?eref�ition

A-levels switch to 'summer only' :: A-level exams will be taken only in the summer and there will be a cap on resits, England's exams watchdog has announced.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20266533#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How to print a tiny hearing aid :: On a windy hillside near Copenhagen, Denmark, are the headquarters of a company with a simple goal: to make the smallest hearing aids in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/tech/hearing-aid-widex-3d-printing/index.html?eref�ition

Diwali: One festival, many customs :: Diwali is one of the most important Hindu festivals in India -- but the colorful customs and meanings associated with it can vary dramatically depending on whether you reside in the countryside or the city.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/05/world/asia/diwali-hindu-festival-lights/index.html?eref�ition

11-Nov-2012 21:14 Munger

Proposition 30: Molly and Charles Munger Spent $79.1 Million Battling Jerry Brown - LA Weekly (blog) :: http://blogs.laweekly.com/informer/2012/11/proposition_30_charles_munger_jerry_brown.php

Charles Munger Jr.: Remaking California in His Own Image - Beyond Chron :: http://www.beyondchron.org/articles/Charles_Munger_Jr_Remaking_California_in_His_Own_Image_10605.html

Charles Munger Jr. drops another $13 million to fight tax initiative and boost ... - San Jose Mercury News :: http://www.mercurynews.com/california-budget/ci_21865681/charles-munger-jr-drops-another-13-million-fight

Charles Munger gives $2 million to influence Assembly races - Los Angeles Times :: http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/california-politics/2012/10/charles-munger-gives-nearly-2-million-to-influence-assembly-races.html

Molly Munger, Charles Munger Jr., Wealthy Siblings, Become Force In California ... - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10/26/molly-munger-charles-munger_n_2025012.html

The Roundup: Charles Munger contributes $13 million; CalPERS v. San ... - Sacramento Bee (blog) :: http://blogs.sacbee.com/the_state_worker/2012/10/the-roundup-charles-munger-contributes-13-million-calpers-v-san-bernardino.html

Charles Munger drops another $13 million into ballot measure fights - Sacramento Bee (blog) :: http://blogs.sacbee.com/capitolalertlatest/2012/10/charles-munger-drops-another-13-million-into-ballot-measure-fights.html

Munger Siblings Spend $54 Million to Sway California Vote - Businessweek :: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-10-12/munger-siblings-spend-54-million-to-sway-california-vote

Protesters visit Charles Munger Jr. at home - Los Angeles Times :: http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/california-politics/2012/11/charles-munger-protest.html


Munger

11-Nov-2012 20:13

In pictures: Desperate battle to save India's children :: Poor children of Delhi battle to survive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20177261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The consequences of having a 'foreign' name :: Britain's multicultural make-up means more varied school registers. But Sangita Myska finds many immigrants who wish they were called John, or Jane.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20228060#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

New leaders face wealth divide :: Much as exit polls in the U.S. show after the election this week, the economy is a top concern for Chinese leaders as the ruling Communist Party (CCP) gathers Thursday for the 18th Party Congress.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/business/china-leadership-economy/index.html?eref�ition

Xi: From 'sent-down youth' to top :: When Xi Jinping, 59, and his "Fifth Generation" of leaders assume power, it will mark a first for China's post-1949 generation and those who spent their formative years during the Cultural Revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/07/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-profile/index.html?eref�ition

'One party, two coalitions' :: To the casual observer, the Chinese Communist Party may seem like a monolithic, united entity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/23/world/asia/china-political-factions-primer/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Bonfire Night :: Readers' photos on the theme Bonfire Night
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20235438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Branagh is knighted at the Palace :: Actor and director Kenneth Branagh is made a knight at Buckingham Palace, for services to drama and the community of Northern Ireland.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20266889#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Microsoft demos speech translator :: Software that can translate spoken English into spoken Chinese almost instantly has been demonstrated by Microsoft.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20266427#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

10 things about the new Archbishop of Canterbury :: Justin Welby, the Bishop of Durham, will become Archbishop of Canterbury. Here are 10 things about the new Church leader.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20251972#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Women ruled, Republicans didn't :: In many ways, the 2012 election was the year of the woman.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/politics/women-election/index.html?eref�ition

Ex-oil exec named Archbishop :: The Bishop of Durham will become the next leader of the Anglican Church. ITN's Paul Davies reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/pkg-davies-new-archbishop-canterbury.itn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20265631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Motorcycle mall smash-and-grab :: Suspects on motorcycles drive inside a London shopping mall and conduct a "smash and grab" robbery on a jewelry store.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/vo-london-smash-and-grab.metropolitan-police?eref�ition

'Mao is not coming back' :: As the world's second biggest economy undergoes a once in a decade leadership change, experts are encouraged by the prospects of reform and increasing business in China, despite its slowing economy and daunting social problems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/china-outlook-oneill-rogers/index.html?eref�ition

HSBC to probe 'criminal' accounts :: HSBC bank says it is looking into allegations that criminals have used offshore accounts at its Jersey operation for money laundering.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20265125#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rescue dogs take to the catwalk :: Dogs London's, Battersea Dog and Cats home walk down the catwalk to raise money in a unique fasion fundraiser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/fashion-show-battersea-dog-cat-home.cnn?eref�ition

Ronaldo: Nobody loves me :: Cristiano Ronaldo has hit back at the 'arrogant' jibes which have plagued his career in an exclusive interview with CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/sport/football/cristiano-ronaldo-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Space net used to control robot :: Astronauts on the International Space Station use an experimental version of interplanetary internet to control a robot on Earth.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20270833#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Analysis: Obama faces Latin America revolt over drugs, trade :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/fkWvITfqUr8/us-obama-latinamerica-idUSBRE8A80ZS20121109

Minister: Ash killer here to stay :: Environment Secretary Owen Paterson acknowledges that ash dieback, a disease that threatens the UK's ash trees, will not be eradicated.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20253767#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK to end financial aid to India :: The UK is to cease giving direct financial support to India by 2015 in recognition of its status as a major economic force, focusing instead on technical assistance.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20265583#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

NBA boss finding Africa's stars :: Masai Ujiri, Nigerian GM of the Denver Nuggets, is on a mission to discover Africa's rising basketball stars.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/sport/masai-ujiri-denver-nuggets-nba/index.html?eref�ition

Breakfast of champions :: It may seem like an odd partnership -- one weighs half-a-ton, the other just 50kg. But when a miniature jockey jumps on the back of a massive race horse, it can be a multimillion dollar match made in heaven.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/sport/horse-racing-diets-singapore-gold-cup/index.html?eref�ition

A-levels switch to 'summer only' :: A-level exams will be taken only in the summer and there will be a cap on resits, England's exams watchdog has announced.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20266533#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How to print a tiny hearing aid :: On a windy hillside near Copenhagen, Denmark, are the headquarters of a company with a simple goal: to make the smallest hearing aids in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/tech/hearing-aid-widex-3d-printing/index.html?eref�ition

Diwali: One festival, many customs :: Diwali is one of the most important Hindu festivals in India -- but the colorful customs and meanings associated with it can vary dramatically depending on whether you reside in the countryside or the city.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/05/world/asia/diwali-hindu-festival-lights/index.html?eref�ition

Time for women in elite circle? :: A record number of American women will hold U.S. Senate seats after Tuesday's election. In China, there is speculation over whether a woman will also make history by ascending to its top political core.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-women-politics/index.html?eref�ition

11-Nov-2012 20:13 Munger

Proposition 30: Molly and Charles Munger Spent $79.1 Million Battling Jerry Brown - LA Weekly (blog) :: http://blogs.laweekly.com/informer/2012/11/proposition_30_charles_munger_jerry_brown.php

Charles Munger Jr.: Remaking California in His Own Image - Beyond Chron :: http://www.beyondchron.org/articles/Charles_Munger_Jr_Remaking_California_in_His_Own_Image_10605.html

Charles Munger Jr. drops another $13 million to fight tax initiative and boost ... - San Jose Mercury News :: http://www.mercurynews.com/california-budget/ci_21865681/charles-munger-jr-drops-another-13-million-fight

Charles Munger gives $2 million to influence Assembly races - Los Angeles Times :: http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/california-politics/2012/10/charles-munger-gives-nearly-2-million-to-influence-assembly-races.html

Molly Munger, Charles Munger Jr., Wealthy Siblings, Become Force In California ... - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10/26/molly-munger-charles-munger_n_2025012.html

The Roundup: Charles Munger contributes $13 million; CalPERS v. San ... - Sacramento Bee (blog) :: http://blogs.sacbee.com/the_state_worker/2012/10/the-roundup-charles-munger-contributes-13-million-calpers-v-san-bernardino.html

Charles Munger drops another $13 million into ballot measure fights - Sacramento Bee (blog) :: http://blogs.sacbee.com/capitolalertlatest/2012/10/charles-munger-drops-another-13-million-into-ballot-measure-fights.html

Munger Siblings Spend $54 Million to Sway California Vote - Businessweek :: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-10-12/munger-siblings-spend-54-million-to-sway-california-vote

Protesters visit Charles Munger Jr. at home - Los Angeles Times :: http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/california-politics/2012/11/charles-munger-protest.html


Munger

11-Nov-2012 19:12

In pictures: Desperate battle to save India's children :: Poor children of Delhi battle to survive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20177261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The consequences of having a 'foreign' name :: Britain's multicultural make-up means more varied school registers. But Sangita Myska finds many immigrants who wish they were called John, or Jane.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20228060#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

New leaders face wealth divide :: Much as exit polls in the U.S. show after the election this week, the economy is a top concern for Chinese leaders as the ruling Communist Party (CCP) gathers Thursday for the 18th Party Congress.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/business/china-leadership-economy/index.html?eref�ition

Xi: From 'sent-down youth' to top :: When Xi Jinping, 59, and his "Fifth Generation" of leaders assume power, it will mark a first for China's post-1949 generation and those who spent their formative years during the Cultural Revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/07/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-profile/index.html?eref�ition

'One party, two coalitions' :: To the casual observer, the Chinese Communist Party may seem like a monolithic, united entity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/23/world/asia/china-political-factions-primer/index.html?eref�ition

Malala Yousafzai: Thousands sign Nobel Peace Prize petition - BBC News :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNFJlakYHfQqVpXg9Y8Q_ZPFuEBOZA&url=http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-20259845

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Bonfire Night :: Readers' photos on the theme Bonfire Night
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20235438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Branagh is knighted at the Palace :: Actor and director Kenneth Branagh is made a knight at Buckingham Palace, for services to drama and the community of Northern Ireland.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20266889#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Microsoft demos speech translator :: Software that can translate spoken English into spoken Chinese almost instantly has been demonstrated by Microsoft.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20266427#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

10 things about the new Archbishop of Canterbury :: Justin Welby, the Bishop of Durham, will become Archbishop of Canterbury. Here are 10 things about the new Church leader.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20251972#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Women ruled, Republicans didn't :: In many ways, the 2012 election was the year of the woman.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/politics/women-election/index.html?eref�ition

Ex-oil exec named Archbishop :: The Bishop of Durham will become the next leader of the Anglican Church. ITN's Paul Davies reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/pkg-davies-new-archbishop-canterbury.itn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20265631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Motorcycle mall smash-and-grab :: Suspects on motorcycles drive inside a London shopping mall and conduct a "smash and grab" robbery on a jewelry store.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/vo-london-smash-and-grab.metropolitan-police?eref�ition

'Mao is not coming back' :: As the world's second biggest economy undergoes a once in a decade leadership change, experts are encouraged by the prospects of reform and increasing business in China, despite its slowing economy and daunting social problems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/china-outlook-oneill-rogers/index.html?eref�ition

HSBC to probe 'criminal' accounts :: HSBC bank says it is looking into allegations that criminals have used offshore accounts at its Jersey operation for money laundering.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20265125#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rescue dogs take to the catwalk :: Dogs London's, Battersea Dog and Cats home walk down the catwalk to raise money in a unique fasion fundraiser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/fashion-show-battersea-dog-cat-home.cnn?eref�ition

Ronaldo: Nobody loves me :: Cristiano Ronaldo has hit back at the 'arrogant' jibes which have plagued his career in an exclusive interview with CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/sport/football/cristiano-ronaldo-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Space net used to control robot :: Astronauts on the International Space Station use an experimental version of interplanetary internet to control a robot on Earth.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20270833#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Analysis: Obama faces Latin America revolt over drugs, trade :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/fkWvITfqUr8/us-obama-latinamerica-idUSBRE8A80ZS20121109

Minister: Ash killer here to stay :: Environment Secretary Owen Paterson acknowledges that ash dieback, a disease that threatens the UK's ash trees, will not be eradicated.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20253767#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK to end financial aid to India :: The UK is to cease giving direct financial support to India by 2015 in recognition of its status as a major economic force, focusing instead on technical assistance.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20265583#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

NBA boss finding Africa's stars :: Masai Ujiri, Nigerian GM of the Denver Nuggets, is on a mission to discover Africa's rising basketball stars.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/sport/masai-ujiri-denver-nuggets-nba/index.html?eref�ition

Breakfast of champions :: It may seem like an odd partnership -- one weighs half-a-ton, the other just 50kg. But when a miniature jockey jumps on the back of a massive race horse, it can be a multimillion dollar match made in heaven.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/sport/horse-racing-diets-singapore-gold-cup/index.html?eref�ition

A-levels switch to 'summer only' :: A-level exams will be taken only in the summer and there will be a cap on resits, England's exams watchdog has announced.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20266533#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How to print a tiny hearing aid :: On a windy hillside near Copenhagen, Denmark, are the headquarters of a company with a simple goal: to make the smallest hearing aids in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/tech/hearing-aid-widex-3d-printing/index.html?eref�ition

Diwali: One festival, many customs :: Diwali is one of the most important Hindu festivals in India -- but the colorful customs and meanings associated with it can vary dramatically depending on whether you reside in the countryside or the city.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/05/world/asia/diwali-hindu-festival-lights/index.html?eref�ition

11-Nov-2012 19:12 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: The G.O.P.'s Demographic Excuse :: To make gains, the party will have to shift on economics, not just on immigration reform.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/11/opinion/sunday/douthat-the-gops-demographic-excuse.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: President Obama Is Busy :: Israelis should understand that the United States isn't their grandfather's America anymore.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/11/opinion/sunday/friedman-president-obama-is-busy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Oracle's Debacle :: Karl Rove's awful election was a study in the limits of bluster and money.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/11/opinion/sunday/bruni-the-oracles-debacle.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: When a C.I.A. Director Had Scores of Affairs :: Compared to David H. Petraeus, Allen Dulles, the C.I.A. director from 1953 to 1961, was far worse: he was a notorious womanizer who was widely known for his extramarital liaisons.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/opinion/when-a-cia-director-had-scores-of-affairs.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Election Data Dive :: The election is over. President Obama won. And there are lots of interesting facts and figures for you to use to impress your friends.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/opinion/blow-election-data-dive.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Party of Work :: Republicans might rebuild by first listening to those who have come to this land with the very hopes conservatives should want to affirm.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/09/opinion/brooks-the-party-of-work.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Let's Not Make a Deal :: President Obama should hang tough and hold his ground even at the cost of letting his opponents inflict damage on a still-shaky economy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/09/opinion/krugman-lets-not-make-a-deal.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

11-Nov-2012 18:11

NHS complaints on the increase :: Poor communication has fuelled a surge in complaints against the NHS in England, the health service ombudsman has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20254108#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Desperate battle to save India's children :: Poor children of Delhi battle to survive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20177261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The consequences of having a 'foreign' name :: Britain's multicultural make-up means more varied school registers. But Sangita Myska finds many immigrants who wish they were called John, or Jane.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20228060#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

New leaders face wealth divide :: Much as exit polls in the U.S. show after the election this week, the economy is a top concern for Chinese leaders as the ruling Communist Party (CCP) gathers Thursday for the 18th Party Congress.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/business/china-leadership-economy/index.html?eref�ition

Xi: From 'sent-down youth' to top :: When Xi Jinping, 59, and his "Fifth Generation" of leaders assume power, it will mark a first for China's post-1949 generation and those who spent their formative years during the Cultural Revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/07/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-profile/index.html?eref�ition

'One party, two coalitions' :: To the casual observer, the Chinese Communist Party may seem like a monolithic, united entity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/23/world/asia/china-political-factions-primer/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Bonfire Night :: Readers' photos on the theme Bonfire Night
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20235438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Branagh is knighted at the Palace :: Actor and director Kenneth Branagh is made a knight at Buckingham Palace, for services to drama and the community of Northern Ireland.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20266889#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Microsoft demos speech translator :: Software that can translate spoken English into spoken Chinese almost instantly has been demonstrated by Microsoft.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20266427#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

10 things about the new Archbishop of Canterbury :: Justin Welby, the Bishop of Durham, will become Archbishop of Canterbury. Here are 10 things about the new Church leader.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20251972#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Women ruled, Republicans didn't :: In many ways, the 2012 election was the year of the woman.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/politics/women-election/index.html?eref�ition

Ex-oil exec named Archbishop :: The Bishop of Durham will become the next leader of the Anglican Church. ITN's Paul Davies reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/pkg-davies-new-archbishop-canterbury.itn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20265631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Motorcycle mall smash-and-grab :: Suspects on motorcycles drive inside a London shopping mall and conduct a "smash and grab" robbery on a jewelry store.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/vo-london-smash-and-grab.metropolitan-police?eref�ition

'Mao is not coming back' :: As the world's second biggest economy undergoes a once in a decade leadership change, experts are encouraged by the prospects of reform and increasing business in China, despite its slowing economy and daunting social problems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/china-outlook-oneill-rogers/index.html?eref�ition

HSBC to probe 'criminal' accounts :: HSBC bank says it is looking into allegations that criminals have used offshore accounts at its Jersey operation for money laundering.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20265125#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rescue dogs take to the catwalk :: Dogs London's, Battersea Dog and Cats home walk down the catwalk to raise money in a unique fasion fundraiser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/fashion-show-battersea-dog-cat-home.cnn?eref�ition

Bank hands QE income to Treasury :: The Bank of England is to give the Treasury £35bn cash it has earned in interest on government debt it holds via quantitative easing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20268679#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ronaldo: Nobody loves me :: Cristiano Ronaldo has hit back at the 'arrogant' jibes which have plagued his career in an exclusive interview with CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/sport/football/cristiano-ronaldo-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Space net used to control robot :: Astronauts on the International Space Station use an experimental version of interplanetary internet to control a robot on Earth.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20270833#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Analysis: Obama faces Latin America revolt over drugs, trade :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/fkWvITfqUr8/us-obama-latinamerica-idUSBRE8A80ZS20121109

Minister: Ash killer here to stay :: Environment Secretary Owen Paterson acknowledges that ash dieback, a disease that threatens the UK's ash trees, will not be eradicated.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20253767#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

NBA boss finding Africa's stars :: Masai Ujiri, Nigerian GM of the Denver Nuggets, is on a mission to discover Africa's rising basketball stars.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/sport/masai-ujiri-denver-nuggets-nba/index.html?eref�ition

Breakfast of champions :: It may seem like an odd partnership -- one weighs half-a-ton, the other just 50kg. But when a miniature jockey jumps on the back of a massive race horse, it can be a multimillion dollar match made in heaven.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/sport/horse-racing-diets-singapore-gold-cup/index.html?eref�ition

A-levels switch to 'summer only' :: A-level exams will be taken only in the summer and there will be a cap on resits, England's exams watchdog has announced.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20266533#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How to print a tiny hearing aid :: On a windy hillside near Copenhagen, Denmark, are the headquarters of a company with a simple goal: to make the smallest hearing aids in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/tech/hearing-aid-widex-3d-printing/index.html?eref�ition

Diwali: One festival, many customs :: Diwali is one of the most important Hindu festivals in India -- but the colorful customs and meanings associated with it can vary dramatically depending on whether you reside in the countryside or the city.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/05/world/asia/diwali-hindu-festival-lights/index.html?eref�ition

11-Nov-2012 18:11 Munger

Proposition 30: Molly and Charles Munger Spent $79.1 Million Battling Jerry Brown - LA Weekly (blog) :: http://blogs.laweekly.com/informer/2012/11/proposition_30_charles_munger_jerry_brown.php

Charles Munger Jr.: Remaking California in His Own Image - Beyond Chron :: http://www.beyondchron.org/articles/Charles_Munger_Jr_Remaking_California_in_His_Own_Image_10605.html

Charles Munger Jr. drops another $13 million to fight tax initiative and boost ... - San Jose Mercury News :: http://www.mercurynews.com/california-budget/ci_21865681/charles-munger-jr-drops-another-13-million-fight

Charles Munger gives $2 million to influence Assembly races - Los Angeles Times :: http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/california-politics/2012/10/charles-munger-gives-nearly-2-million-to-influence-assembly-races.html

Molly Munger, Charles Munger Jr., Wealthy Siblings, Become Force In California ... - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10/26/molly-munger-charles-munger_n_2025012.html

The Roundup: Charles Munger contributes $13 million; CalPERS v. San ... - Sacramento Bee (blog) :: http://blogs.sacbee.com/the_state_worker/2012/10/the-roundup-charles-munger-contributes-13-million-calpers-v-san-bernardino.html

Charles Munger drops another $13 million into ballot measure fights - Sacramento Bee (blog) :: http://blogs.sacbee.com/capitolalertlatest/2012/10/charles-munger-drops-another-13-million-into-ballot-measure-fights.html

Munger Siblings Spend $54 Million to Sway California Vote - Businessweek :: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-10-12/munger-siblings-spend-54-million-to-sway-california-vote

Protesters visit Charles Munger Jr. at home - Los Angeles Times :: http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/california-politics/2012/11/charles-munger-protest.html


Munger

11-Nov-2012 17:10

NHS complaints on the increase :: Poor communication has fuelled a surge in complaints against the NHS in England, the health service ombudsman has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20254108#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who is China's leader-in-waiting? :: China is likely to hand control over the world's most populous nation to Xi Jinping. But very little is known about the man who has risen to the top of China's ruling Communist Party. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/grant-china-new-boss.cnn?eref�ition

In pictures: Desperate battle to save India's children :: Poor children of Delhi battle to survive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20177261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hot topic in Israel: Netanyahu, Obama :: For months, Republicans derisively doubted if U.S. President Barack Obama was a true friend of Israel and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, questioning if Americans should re-elect someone who might not be on the same page with their long-time ally. Now, it's Netanyahu facing political heat in his own country -- for his relationship with Obama.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/meast/israel-obama-election/index.html?eref�ition

The consequences of having a 'foreign' name :: Britain's multicultural make-up means more varied school registers. But Sangita Myska finds many immigrants who wish they were called John, or Jane.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20228060#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Chinese sculptor's search for truth :: Few female Chinese artists have attained the level of international recognition that sculptor Xiang Jing enjoys.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/chinese-sculptor-xiang-jing/index.html?eref�ition

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

New leaders face wealth divide :: Much as exit polls in the U.S. show after the election this week, the economy is a top concern for Chinese leaders as the ruling Communist Party (CCP) gathers Thursday for the 18th Party Congress.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/business/china-leadership-economy/index.html?eref�ition

Xi: From 'sent-down youth' to top :: When Xi Jinping, 59, and his "Fifth Generation" of leaders assume power, it will mark a first for China's post-1949 generation and those who spent their formative years during the Cultural Revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/07/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-profile/index.html?eref�ition

'One party, two coalitions' :: To the casual observer, the Chinese Communist Party may seem like a monolithic, united entity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/23/world/asia/china-political-factions-primer/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Bonfire Night :: Readers' photos on the theme Bonfire Night
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20235438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Election shows what women want :: Susan Carroll says their voting this time around showed women support an affirmative role for government, reject extremism and prefer strong leaders who can solve problems
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/opinion/carroll-women-election/index.html?eref�ition

Time for women in China's elite circle? :: A record number of American women will hold U.S. Senate seats after this week's election. In China, there is speculation over whether a woman will also make history by ascending to its top political core.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-women-politics/index.html?eref�ition

Microsoft demos speech translator :: Software that can translate spoken English into spoken Chinese almost instantly has been demonstrated by Microsoft.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20266427#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hu warns China of the enemy within :: As China prepares for its once-a-decade power shift, the country's outgoing president has urged the Communist party to fight the corruption threatening to damage the nation's economic dominance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably. "The nation has become richer, the people poorer" has become a popular assessment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

10 things about the new Archbishop of Canterbury :: Justin Welby, the Bishop of Durham, will become Archbishop of Canterbury. Here are 10 things about the new Church leader.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20251972#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Women ruled, Republicans didn't :: In many ways, the 2012 election was the year of the woman.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/politics/women-election/index.html?eref�ition

Ex-oil exec named Archbishop :: The Bishop of Durham will become the next leader of the Anglican Church. ITN's Paul Davies reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/pkg-davies-new-archbishop-canterbury.itn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20265631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Motorcycle mall smash-and-grab :: Suspects on motorcycles drive inside a London shopping mall and conduct a "smash and grab" robbery on a jewelry store.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/vo-london-smash-and-grab.metropolitan-police?eref�ition

'Mao is not coming back' :: As the world's second biggest economy undergoes a once in a decade leadership change, experts are encouraged by the prospects of reform and increasing business in China, despite its slowing economy and daunting social problems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/china-outlook-oneill-rogers/index.html?eref�ition

HSBC to probe 'criminal' accounts :: HSBC bank says it is looking into allegations that criminals have used offshore accounts at its Jersey operation for money laundering.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20265125#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rescue dogs take to the catwalk :: Dogs London's, Battersea Dog and Cats home walk down the catwalk to raise money in a unique fasion fundraiser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/fashion-show-battersea-dog-cat-home.cnn?eref�ition

Bank hands QE income to Treasury :: The Bank of England is to give the Treasury £35bn cash it has earned in interest on government debt it holds via quantitative easing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20268679#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ronaldo: Nobody loves me :: Cristiano Ronaldo has hit back at the 'arrogant' jibes which have plagued his career in an exclusive interview with CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/sport/football/cristiano-ronaldo-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Space net used to control robot :: Astronauts on the International Space Station use an experimental version of interplanetary internet to control a robot on Earth.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20270833#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Minister: Ash killer here to stay :: Environment Secretary Owen Paterson acknowledges that ash dieback, a disease that threatens the UK's ash trees, will not be eradicated.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20253767#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition