Monday, November 26, 2012

26-Nov-2012 23:10

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

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

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

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

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

Watch CNN's 'Secrets in the Ice' :: Greenland's ice sheet is the second largest ice mass in the world, but it's melting at an alarming rate say climate researchers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/greenland-ice-secrets-promo/index.html?eref�ition

Greenhouse gases reach new high :: Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached record highs in 2011, according to new data published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/20/world/europe/greenhouse-gases-record-high/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 23 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 23 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20461253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Most schools 'cut careers advice' :: Research suggests careers advice has been in reduced in eight out of 10 schools in England this academic year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20452398#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Shadow of Jiang looms over China :: When the new names of China's elite political committee were announced Thursday they didn't come as a surprise to one leading China expert. Rather, they reinforced the sense of "a major opportunity lost."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

China unveils new top leaders :: China on Thursday unveiled the elite group of leaders who will set the agenda for the country for the next decade, the culmination of months of secretive bargaining and a carefully choreographed performance of political pomp.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/china-leadership-transition/index.html?eref�ition

Raising a stink about sanitation :: We each spend an average of three years of our lives sitting on them, King George II of Great Britain died while on his in 1760 and 2.5 billion people still do not have access to one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/19/health/toilet-day-sanitation-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Filmmaker snaps vanishing glaciers :: The melting glacial ice in places like the Alps, Greenland and the Himalayas is a dramatic visual document of how our planet's climate is changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/glaciers-chasing-ice-balog/index.html?eref�ition

Pioneering plan to turn desert green :: In a region known for its towering skyscrapers, the erection of a modestly-sized greenhouse might not appear worthy of much attention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/13/tech/sahara-forest-qatar-green/index.html?eref�ition

Home is in middle of highway :: A highway is built around an apartment building in China after a couple refused to move out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/24/nr-china-highway-house.cnn?eref�ition

Could shale revive U.S. prosperity? :: Shale oil and gas will lead to renaissance of U.S. manufacturing, says Harvard professor Niall Ferguson.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/23/intv-ferguson-us-shale-boom.cnn?eref�ition

Separatists winning in Catalonia, Spain: early results :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/PaIFKmS1ad0/us-spain-catalonia-idUSBRE8AO08S20121125

Psy: Growing up 'Gangnam Style' :: South Korean pop sensation Psy talks to CNN's Talk Asia about his childhood in the Gangnam district of Seoul.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/23/exp-talk-asia-psy-growing-gangnam.cnn?eref�ition

Gangnam beats Bieber on YouTube :: It's official. "Bieber Fever" has broken and given way to "Gangnam Style."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/24/showbiz/gangnam-style/index.html?eref�ition

How safe is your hospital? Read the reports :: Full breakdown of NHS critical incidents in Scotland
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-19717332#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Secret NHS death reports released :: The BBC publishes hundreds of previously secret NHS reports into serious incidents, which included 105 deaths.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-20395257#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Could the US rekindle its love of hemp? :: Hemp was once a major US crop, but its close association with cannabis means its cultivation is banned. Could this be about to change?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20463504#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

First gas tanker crosses Arctic :: A large LNG tanker is set to become the first such carrier to sail across the Arctic taking advantage of changing climate conditions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20454757#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: A look at the Middle East 'Cern' :: The BBC's science editor David Shukman takes a look at a new particle accelerator being built in the Middle East.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20465428#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese farmer does 'Grandpa style' :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

Christianity lessons 'incoherent' :: The teaching of Christianity "can be incoherent... or too stereotypical" says the academic leading a project to improve lessons in English schools.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20468439#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China lands first jet on aircraft carrier :: China announced Sunday that it had landed a fighter jet on the deck of an aircraft carrier for the first time, but it may be years before the ship is fully operational.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/25/world/asia/china-aircraft-carrier-landing/index.html?eref�ition

26-Nov-2012 23:10 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Support Palestinian Statehood :: Blocking recognition of Palestine doesn't serve Israeli or U.S. interests.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/support-palestinian-statehood.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: A Minimum Tax for the Wealthy :: Millionaires and billionaires shouldn't be able to lobby their way out of paying their share of America's bills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/buffett-a-minimum-tax-for-the-wealthy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Obama Should Socialize With Congressional Leaders :: Obama should take a tip from Thomas Jefferson and invite political opponents to dinner.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/obama-should-socialize-with-congressional-leaders.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: But Can They Eat 50 Eggs? :: Two Cool Hands with a grip on the nation's capital. The president should take some leadership lessons from the new football wunderkind.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/25/opinion/sunday/dowd-but-can-they-eat-50-eggs.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Why We Love Politics :: The new movie about Abraham Lincoln is a rare celebration of the paradoxical nobility of politics, its high vision often realized precisely through less-than-noble means.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/23/opinion/brooks-why-we-love-politics.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

26-Nov-2012 22:09

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

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

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

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

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

Watch CNN's 'Secrets in the Ice' :: Greenland's ice sheet is the second largest ice mass in the world, but it's melting at an alarming rate say climate researchers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/greenland-ice-secrets-promo/index.html?eref�ition

Greenhouse gases reach new high :: Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached record highs in 2011, according to new data published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/20/world/europe/greenhouse-gases-record-high/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 23 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 23 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20461253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Most schools 'cut careers advice' :: Research suggests careers advice has been in reduced in eight out of 10 schools in England this academic year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20452398#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Shadow of Jiang looms over China :: When the new names of China's elite political committee were announced Thursday they didn't come as a surprise to one leading China expert. Rather, they reinforced the sense of "a major opportunity lost."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

China unveils new top leaders :: China on Thursday unveiled the elite group of leaders who will set the agenda for the country for the next decade, the culmination of months of secretive bargaining and a carefully choreographed performance of political pomp.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/china-leadership-transition/index.html?eref�ition

Raising a stink about sanitation :: We each spend an average of three years of our lives sitting on them, King George II of Great Britain died while on his in 1760 and 2.5 billion people still do not have access to one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/19/health/toilet-day-sanitation-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Filmmaker snaps vanishing glaciers :: The melting glacial ice in places like the Alps, Greenland and the Himalayas is a dramatic visual document of how our planet's climate is changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/glaciers-chasing-ice-balog/index.html?eref�ition

Pioneering plan to turn desert green :: In a region known for its towering skyscrapers, the erection of a modestly-sized greenhouse might not appear worthy of much attention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/13/tech/sahara-forest-qatar-green/index.html?eref�ition

Home is in middle of highway :: A highway is built around an apartment building in China after a couple refused to move out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/24/nr-china-highway-house.cnn?eref�ition

Could shale revive U.S. prosperity? :: Shale oil and gas will lead to renaissance of U.S. manufacturing, says Harvard professor Niall Ferguson.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/23/intv-ferguson-us-shale-boom.cnn?eref�ition

Separatists winning in Catalonia, Spain: early results :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/PaIFKmS1ad0/us-spain-catalonia-idUSBRE8AO08S20121125

Psy: Growing up 'Gangnam Style' :: South Korean pop sensation Psy talks to CNN's Talk Asia about his childhood in the Gangnam district of Seoul.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/23/exp-talk-asia-psy-growing-gangnam.cnn?eref�ition

Gangnam beats Bieber on YouTube :: It's official. "Bieber Fever" has broken and given way to "Gangnam Style."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/24/showbiz/gangnam-style/index.html?eref�ition

How safe is your hospital? Read the reports :: Full breakdown of NHS critical incidents in Scotland
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-19717332#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Secret NHS death reports released :: The BBC publishes hundreds of previously secret NHS reports into serious incidents, which included 105 deaths.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-20395257#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Could the US rekindle its love of hemp? :: Hemp was once a major US crop, but its close association with cannabis means its cultivation is banned. Could this be about to change?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20463504#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

First gas tanker crosses Arctic :: A large LNG tanker is set to become the first such carrier to sail across the Arctic taking advantage of changing climate conditions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20454757#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: A look at the Middle East 'Cern' :: The BBC's science editor David Shukman takes a look at a new particle accelerator being built in the Middle East.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20465428#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese farmer does 'Grandpa style' :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

Christianity lessons 'incoherent' :: The teaching of Christianity "can be incoherent... or too stereotypical" says the academic leading a project to improve lessons in English schools.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20468439#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China lands first jet on aircraft carrier :: China announced Sunday that it had landed a fighter jet on the deck of an aircraft carrier for the first time, but it may be years before the ship is fully operational.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/25/world/asia/china-aircraft-carrier-landing/index.html?eref�ition

26-Nov-2012 22:09 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Support Palestinian Statehood :: Blocking recognition of Palestine doesn't serve Israeli or U.S. interests.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/support-palestinian-statehood.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: A Minimum Tax for the Wealthy :: Millionaires and billionaires shouldn't be able to lobby their way out of paying their share of America's bills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/buffett-a-minimum-tax-for-the-wealthy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Obama Should Socialize With Congressional Leaders :: Obama should take a tip from Thomas Jefferson and invite political opponents to dinner.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/obama-should-socialize-with-congressional-leaders.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: But Can They Eat 50 Eggs? :: Two Cool Hands with a grip on the nation's capital. The president should take some leadership lessons from the new football wunderkind.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/25/opinion/sunday/dowd-but-can-they-eat-50-eggs.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Why We Love Politics :: The new movie about Abraham Lincoln is a rare celebration of the paradoxical nobility of politics, its high vision often realized precisely through less-than-noble means.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/23/opinion/brooks-why-we-love-politics.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

26-Nov-2012 21:08

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

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

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

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

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

Watch CNN's 'Secrets in the Ice' :: Greenland's ice sheet is the second largest ice mass in the world, but it's melting at an alarming rate say climate researchers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/greenland-ice-secrets-promo/index.html?eref�ition

Greenhouse gases reach new high :: Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached record highs in 2011, according to new data published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/20/world/europe/greenhouse-gases-record-high/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 23 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 23 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20461253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Most schools 'cut careers advice' :: Research suggests careers advice has been in reduced in eight out of 10 schools in England this academic year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20452398#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Shadow of Jiang looms over China :: When the new names of China's elite political committee were announced Thursday they didn't come as a surprise to one leading China expert. Rather, they reinforced the sense of "a major opportunity lost."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

China unveils new top leaders :: China on Thursday unveiled the elite group of leaders who will set the agenda for the country for the next decade, the culmination of months of secretive bargaining and a carefully choreographed performance of political pomp.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/china-leadership-transition/index.html?eref�ition

Raising a stink about sanitation :: We each spend an average of three years of our lives sitting on them, King George II of Great Britain died while on his in 1760 and 2.5 billion people still do not have access to one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/19/health/toilet-day-sanitation-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Filmmaker snaps vanishing glaciers :: The melting glacial ice in places like the Alps, Greenland and the Himalayas is a dramatic visual document of how our planet's climate is changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/glaciers-chasing-ice-balog/index.html?eref�ition

Pioneering plan to turn desert green :: In a region known for its towering skyscrapers, the erection of a modestly-sized greenhouse might not appear worthy of much attention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/13/tech/sahara-forest-qatar-green/index.html?eref�ition

Home is in middle of highway :: A highway is built around an apartment building in China after a couple refused to move out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/24/nr-china-highway-house.cnn?eref�ition

Could shale revive U.S. prosperity? :: Shale oil and gas will lead to renaissance of U.S. manufacturing, says Harvard professor Niall Ferguson.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/23/intv-ferguson-us-shale-boom.cnn?eref�ition

Separatists winning in Catalonia, Spain: early results :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/PaIFKmS1ad0/us-spain-catalonia-idUSBRE8AO08S20121125

Psy: Growing up 'Gangnam Style' :: South Korean pop sensation Psy talks to CNN's Talk Asia about his childhood in the Gangnam district of Seoul.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/23/exp-talk-asia-psy-growing-gangnam.cnn?eref�ition

Gangnam beats Bieber on YouTube :: It's official. "Bieber Fever" has broken and given way to "Gangnam Style."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/24/showbiz/gangnam-style/index.html?eref�ition

How safe is your hospital? Read the reports :: Full breakdown of NHS critical incidents in Scotland
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-19717332#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Secret NHS death reports released :: The BBC publishes hundreds of previously secret NHS reports into serious incidents, which included 105 deaths.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-20395257#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Could the US rekindle its love of hemp? :: Hemp was once a major US crop, but its close association with cannabis means its cultivation is banned. Could this be about to change?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20463504#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

First gas tanker crosses Arctic :: A large LNG tanker is set to become the first such carrier to sail across the Arctic taking advantage of changing climate conditions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20454757#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: A look at the Middle East 'Cern' :: The BBC's science editor David Shukman takes a look at a new particle accelerator being built in the Middle East.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20465428#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese farmer does 'Grandpa style' :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

Christianity lessons 'incoherent' :: The teaching of Christianity "can be incoherent... or too stereotypical" says the academic leading a project to improve lessons in English schools.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20468439#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China lands first jet on aircraft carrier :: China announced Sunday that it had landed a fighter jet on the deck of an aircraft carrier for the first time, but it may be years before the ship is fully operational.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/25/world/asia/china-aircraft-carrier-landing/index.html?eref�ition

26-Nov-2012 21:08 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Support Palestinian Statehood :: Blocking recognition of Palestine doesn't serve Israeli or U.S. interests.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/support-palestinian-statehood.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: A Minimum Tax for the Wealthy :: Millionaires and billionaires shouldn't be able to lobby their way out of paying their share of America's bills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/buffett-a-minimum-tax-for-the-wealthy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Obama Should Socialize With Congressional Leaders :: Obama should take a tip from Thomas Jefferson and invite political opponents to dinner.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/obama-should-socialize-with-congressional-leaders.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: But Can They Eat 50 Eggs? :: Two Cool Hands with a grip on the nation's capital. The president should take some leadership lessons from the new football wunderkind.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/25/opinion/sunday/dowd-but-can-they-eat-50-eggs.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Why We Love Politics :: The new movie about Abraham Lincoln is a rare celebration of the paradoxical nobility of politics, its high vision often realized precisely through less-than-noble means.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/23/opinion/brooks-why-we-love-politics.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

26-Nov-2012 20:07

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

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

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

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

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

Self-immolations rise in Tibet :: Almost 80 people have set themselves on fire to protest China's rule, a contrast to the Tunisian act that's seen as a catalyst for Arab Spring.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/asia/china-tibet-self-immolations/index.html?eref�ition

Spain's debate over bailout :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Catalonia's fight for independence :: How should Spain approach Catalonia's desire for independence?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/catalonia-dutch-revolt-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

'Healthy' soda claims to block fat :: A new Pepsi product claims to lower cholesterol and heart disease risk, as CNN's Alex Zolbert reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/zolbert-japan-fat-blocking-soda.cnn?eref�ition

World's most pricey parking is... :: Nestled within Hong Kong's dense skyscraper jungle, a $640,000 property sits among some of the world's most expensive commercial and residential spaces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/hong-kong-world-expensive-parking-places/index.html?eref�ition

Digital democracy 'in danger' :: Unless Facebook users fight back, the days of the social network's experiment with democracy may soon come to an end.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/tech/social-media/facebook-democracy/index.html?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Could Catalonia, Spain split up? :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Mexico to be renamed... Mexico? :: It's the one fact about Mexico that you probably didn't know. The country's name is not really Mexico, at least not officially. After gaining independence from Spain in 1821, Mexico officially became the "Mexican United States."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/americas/mexico-name-change/index.html?eref�ition

Investor eyes S. African mines :: A Chinese investor is hoping to profit from turmoil in South Africa's mining industry, CNN's Nkepile Mabuse reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/mabuse-safrica-china-mine-investor.cnn?eref�ition

Watch CNN's 'Secrets in the Ice' :: Greenland's ice sheet is the second largest ice mass in the world, but it's melting at an alarming rate say climate researchers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/greenland-ice-secrets-promo/index.html?eref�ition

China passports claim ownership of South China Sea and Taiwan - The Guardian :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNG5VcxDGjenKjZn8YnqzJNlFNWTnw&url=http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/nov/23/china-passports-ownership-sea-taiwan

Greenhouse gases reach new high :: Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached record highs in 2011, according to new data published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/20/world/europe/greenhouse-gases-record-high/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 23 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 23 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20461253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Palestinians face battle from within :: "It was Hamas' rockets, not Abbas' diplomacy," that once again put the spotlight on the Palestinian issue -- but at the expense of internal unity, says longtime U.S. State Department adviser Aaron David Miller.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/meast/gaza-palestinians/index.html?eref�ition

Most schools 'cut careers advice' :: Research suggests careers advice has been in reduced in eight out of 10 schools in England this academic year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20452398#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mom shames girl with sign :: Parents fed up with their daughter's behavior decided to shame her by having her hold a sign on the side of the road.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/22/dnt-fl-parents-shame-daughter-with-sign.wesh?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

Shadow of Jiang looms over China :: When the new names of China's elite political committee were announced Thursday they didn't come as a surprise to one leading China expert. Rather, they reinforced the sense of "a major opportunity lost."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

China unveils new top leaders :: China on Thursday unveiled the elite group of leaders who will set the agenda for the country for the next decade, the culmination of months of secretive bargaining and a carefully choreographed performance of political pomp.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/china-leadership-transition/index.html?eref�ition

Raising a stink about sanitation :: We each spend an average of three years of our lives sitting on them, King George II of Great Britain died while on his in 1760 and 2.5 billion people still do not have access to one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/19/health/toilet-day-sanitation-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Filmmaker snaps vanishing glaciers :: The melting glacial ice in places like the Alps, Greenland and the Himalayas is a dramatic visual document of how our planet's climate is changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/glaciers-chasing-ice-balog/index.html?eref�ition

Pioneering plan to turn desert green :: In a region known for its towering skyscrapers, the erection of a modestly-sized greenhouse might not appear worthy of much attention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/13/tech/sahara-forest-qatar-green/index.html?eref�ition

Billionaire collects Soviet art :: Nostalgia has driven one Russian billionaire to an unusual past-time: Collecting Soviet Union-era art. Now, he wants the world to see it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/business/filatov-soviet-art-fund/index.html?eref�ition

26-Nov-2012 20:07 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Support Palestinian Statehood :: Blocking recognition of Palestine doesn't serve Israeli or U.S. interests.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/support-palestinian-statehood.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: A Minimum Tax for the Wealthy :: Millionaires and billionaires shouldn't be able to lobby their way out of paying their share of America's bills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/buffett-a-minimum-tax-for-the-wealthy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Obama Should Socialize With Congressional Leaders :: Obama should take a tip from Thomas Jefferson and invite political opponents to dinner.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/obama-should-socialize-with-congressional-leaders.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: But Can They Eat 50 Eggs? :: Two Cool Hands with a grip on the nation's capital. The president should take some leadership lessons from the new football wunderkind.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/25/opinion/sunday/dowd-but-can-they-eat-50-eggs.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Why We Love Politics :: The new movie about Abraham Lincoln is a rare celebration of the paradoxical nobility of politics, its high vision often realized precisely through less-than-noble means.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/23/opinion/brooks-why-we-love-politics.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

26-Nov-2012 19:06

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

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

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

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

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

Self-immolations rise in Tibet :: Almost 80 people have set themselves on fire to protest China's rule, a contrast to the Tunisian act that's seen as a catalyst for Arab Spring.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/asia/china-tibet-self-immolations/index.html?eref�ition

Spain's debate over bailout :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Catalonia's fight for independence :: How should Spain approach Catalonia's desire for independence?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/catalonia-dutch-revolt-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

'Healthy' soda claims to block fat :: A new Pepsi product claims to lower cholesterol and heart disease risk, as CNN's Alex Zolbert reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/zolbert-japan-fat-blocking-soda.cnn?eref�ition

World's most pricey parking is... :: Nestled within Hong Kong's dense skyscraper jungle, a $640,000 property sits among some of the world's most expensive commercial and residential spaces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/hong-kong-world-expensive-parking-places/index.html?eref�ition

Digital democracy 'in danger' :: Unless Facebook users fight back, the days of the social network's experiment with democracy may soon come to an end.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/tech/social-media/facebook-democracy/index.html?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Could Catalonia, Spain split up? :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Mexico to be renamed... Mexico? :: It's the one fact about Mexico that you probably didn't know. The country's name is not really Mexico, at least not officially. After gaining independence from Spain in 1821, Mexico officially became the "Mexican United States."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/americas/mexico-name-change/index.html?eref�ition

Investor eyes S. African mines :: A Chinese investor is hoping to profit from turmoil in South Africa's mining industry, CNN's Nkepile Mabuse reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/mabuse-safrica-china-mine-investor.cnn?eref�ition

Watch CNN's 'Secrets in the Ice' :: Greenland's ice sheet is the second largest ice mass in the world, but it's melting at an alarming rate say climate researchers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/greenland-ice-secrets-promo/index.html?eref�ition

Greenhouse gases reach new high :: Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached record highs in 2011, according to new data published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/20/world/europe/greenhouse-gases-record-high/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 23 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 23 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20461253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Palestinians face battle from within :: "It was Hamas' rockets, not Abbas' diplomacy," that once again put the spotlight on the Palestinian issue -- but at the expense of internal unity, says longtime U.S. State Department adviser Aaron David Miller.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/meast/gaza-palestinians/index.html?eref�ition

Most schools 'cut careers advice' :: Research suggests careers advice has been in reduced in eight out of 10 schools in England this academic year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20452398#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mom shames girl with sign :: Parents fed up with their daughter's behavior decided to shame her by having her hold a sign on the side of the road.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/22/dnt-fl-parents-shame-daughter-with-sign.wesh?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

Shadow of Jiang looms over China :: When the new names of China's elite political committee were announced Thursday they didn't come as a surprise to one leading China expert. Rather, they reinforced the sense of "a major opportunity lost."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

China unveils new top leaders :: China on Thursday unveiled the elite group of leaders who will set the agenda for the country for the next decade, the culmination of months of secretive bargaining and a carefully choreographed performance of political pomp.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/china-leadership-transition/index.html?eref�ition

Raising a stink about sanitation :: We each spend an average of three years of our lives sitting on them, King George II of Great Britain died while on his in 1760 and 2.5 billion people still do not have access to one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/19/health/toilet-day-sanitation-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Filmmaker snaps vanishing glaciers :: The melting glacial ice in places like the Alps, Greenland and the Himalayas is a dramatic visual document of how our planet's climate is changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/glaciers-chasing-ice-balog/index.html?eref�ition

Pioneering plan to turn desert green :: In a region known for its towering skyscrapers, the erection of a modestly-sized greenhouse might not appear worthy of much attention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/13/tech/sahara-forest-qatar-green/index.html?eref�ition

Billionaire collects Soviet art :: Nostalgia has driven one Russian billionaire to an unusual past-time: Collecting Soviet Union-era art. Now, he wants the world to see it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/business/filatov-soviet-art-fund/index.html?eref�ition

Home is in middle of highway :: A highway is built around an apartment building in China after a couple refused to move out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/24/nr-china-highway-house.cnn?eref�ition

26-Nov-2012 19:06 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Support Palestinian Statehood :: Blocking recognition of Palestine doesn't serve Israeli or U.S. interests.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/support-palestinian-statehood.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: A Minimum Tax for the Wealthy :: Millionaires and billionaires shouldn't be able to lobby their way out of paying their share of America's bills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/buffett-a-minimum-tax-for-the-wealthy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Obama Should Socialize With Congressional Leaders :: Obama should take a tip from Thomas Jefferson and invite political opponents to dinner.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/obama-should-socialize-with-congressional-leaders.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Morsi's Moment :: The latest Israeli-Hamas conflict was as much a test for Egypt as anyone.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/25/opinion/sunday/friedman-morsis-moment.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: But Can They Eat 50 Eggs? :: Two Cool Hands with a grip on the nation's capital. The president should take some leadership lessons from the new football wunderkind.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/25/opinion/sunday/dowd-but-can-they-eat-50-eggs.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Why We Love Politics :: The new movie about Abraham Lincoln is a rare celebration of the paradoxical nobility of politics, its high vision often realized precisely through less-than-noble means.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/23/opinion/brooks-why-we-love-politics.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

26-Nov-2012 18:05

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

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

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

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

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

Self-immolations rise in Tibet :: Almost 80 people have set themselves on fire to protest China's rule, a contrast to the Tunisian act that's seen as a catalyst for Arab Spring.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/asia/china-tibet-self-immolations/index.html?eref�ition

Spain's debate over bailout :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Catalonia's fight for independence :: How should Spain approach Catalonia's desire for independence?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/catalonia-dutch-revolt-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

'Healthy' soda claims to block fat :: A new Pepsi product claims to lower cholesterol and heart disease risk, as CNN's Alex Zolbert reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/zolbert-japan-fat-blocking-soda.cnn?eref�ition

World's most pricey parking is... :: Nestled within Hong Kong's dense skyscraper jungle, a $640,000 property sits among some of the world's most expensive commercial and residential spaces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/hong-kong-world-expensive-parking-places/index.html?eref�ition

Digital democracy 'in danger' :: Unless Facebook users fight back, the days of the social network's experiment with democracy may soon come to an end.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/tech/social-media/facebook-democracy/index.html?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Could Catalonia, Spain split up? :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Mexico to be renamed... Mexico? :: It's the one fact about Mexico that you probably didn't know. The country's name is not really Mexico, at least not officially. After gaining independence from Spain in 1821, Mexico officially became the "Mexican United States."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/americas/mexico-name-change/index.html?eref�ition

Investor eyes S. African mines :: A Chinese investor is hoping to profit from turmoil in South Africa's mining industry, CNN's Nkepile Mabuse reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/mabuse-safrica-china-mine-investor.cnn?eref�ition

Watch CNN's 'Secrets in the Ice' :: Greenland's ice sheet is the second largest ice mass in the world, but it's melting at an alarming rate say climate researchers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/greenland-ice-secrets-promo/index.html?eref�ition

Greenhouse gases reach new high :: Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached record highs in 2011, according to new data published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/20/world/europe/greenhouse-gases-record-high/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 23 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 23 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20461253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Palestinians face battle from within :: "It was Hamas' rockets, not Abbas' diplomacy," that once again put the spotlight on the Palestinian issue -- but at the expense of internal unity, says longtime U.S. State Department adviser Aaron David Miller.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/meast/gaza-palestinians/index.html?eref�ition

Most schools 'cut careers advice' :: Research suggests careers advice has been in reduced in eight out of 10 schools in England this academic year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20452398#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mom shames girl with sign :: Parents fed up with their daughter's behavior decided to shame her by having her hold a sign on the side of the road.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/22/dnt-fl-parents-shame-daughter-with-sign.wesh?eref�ition

Pompeii's not-so-ancient Roman remains :: Is Pompeii an ancient or modern wonder? Its ruins have been rebuilt and the bodies of the volcano's victims are plaster casts, says Mary Beard.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20407286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Shadow of Jiang looms over China :: When the new names of China's elite political committee were announced Thursday they didn't come as a surprise to one leading China expert. Rather, they reinforced the sense of "a major opportunity lost."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

China unveils new top leaders :: China on Thursday unveiled the elite group of leaders who will set the agenda for the country for the next decade, the culmination of months of secretive bargaining and a carefully choreographed performance of political pomp.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/china-leadership-transition/index.html?eref�ition

Raising a stink about sanitation :: We each spend an average of three years of our lives sitting on them, King George II of Great Britain died while on his in 1760 and 2.5 billion people still do not have access to one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/19/health/toilet-day-sanitation-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Filmmaker snaps vanishing glaciers :: The melting glacial ice in places like the Alps, Greenland and the Himalayas is a dramatic visual document of how our planet's climate is changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/glaciers-chasing-ice-balog/index.html?eref�ition

Pioneering plan to turn desert green :: In a region known for its towering skyscrapers, the erection of a modestly-sized greenhouse might not appear worthy of much attention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/13/tech/sahara-forest-qatar-green/index.html?eref�ition

Billionaire collects Soviet art :: Nostalgia has driven one Russian billionaire to an unusual past-time: Collecting Soviet Union-era art. Now, he wants the world to see it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/business/filatov-soviet-art-fund/index.html?eref�ition

26-Nov-2012 18:05 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: But Can They Eat 50 Eggs? :: Two Cool Hands with a grip on the nation's capital. The president should take some leadership lessons from the new football wunderkind.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/25/opinion/sunday/dowd-but-can-they-eat-50-eggs.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Obama Should Socialize With Congressional Leaders :: Obama should take a tip from Thomas Jefferson and invite political opponents to dinner.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/obama-should-socialize-with-congressional-leaders.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Why We Love Politics :: The new movie about Abraham Lincoln is a rare celebration of the paradoxical nobility of politics, its high vision often realized precisely through less-than-noble means.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/23/opinion/brooks-why-we-love-politics.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

26-Nov-2012 17:04

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

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

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

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

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

Self-immolations rise in Tibet :: Almost 80 people have set themselves on fire to protest China's rule, a contrast to the Tunisian act that's seen as a catalyst for Arab Spring.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/asia/china-tibet-self-immolations/index.html?eref�ition

Spain's debate over bailout :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Catalonia's fight for independence :: How should Spain approach Catalonia's desire for independence?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/catalonia-dutch-revolt-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

'Healthy' soda claims to block fat :: A new Pepsi product claims to lower cholesterol and heart disease risk, as CNN's Alex Zolbert reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/zolbert-japan-fat-blocking-soda.cnn?eref�ition

World's most pricey parking is... :: Nestled within Hong Kong's dense skyscraper jungle, a $640,000 property sits among some of the world's most expensive commercial and residential spaces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/hong-kong-world-expensive-parking-places/index.html?eref�ition

Digital democracy 'in danger' :: Unless Facebook users fight back, the days of the social network's experiment with democracy may soon come to an end.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/tech/social-media/facebook-democracy/index.html?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Could Catalonia, Spain split up? :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Mexico to be renamed... Mexico? :: It's the one fact about Mexico that you probably didn't know. The country's name is not really Mexico, at least not officially. After gaining independence from Spain in 1821, Mexico officially became the "Mexican United States."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/americas/mexico-name-change/index.html?eref�ition

Investor eyes S. African mines :: A Chinese investor is hoping to profit from turmoil in South Africa's mining industry, CNN's Nkepile Mabuse reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/mabuse-safrica-china-mine-investor.cnn?eref�ition

Watch CNN's 'Secrets in the Ice' :: Greenland's ice sheet is the second largest ice mass in the world, but it's melting at an alarming rate say climate researchers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/greenland-ice-secrets-promo/index.html?eref�ition

Greenhouse gases reach new high :: Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached record highs in 2011, according to new data published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/20/world/europe/greenhouse-gases-record-high/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 23 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 23 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20461253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Palestinians face battle from within :: "It was Hamas' rockets, not Abbas' diplomacy," that once again put the spotlight on the Palestinian issue -- but at the expense of internal unity, says longtime U.S. State Department adviser Aaron David Miller.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/meast/gaza-palestinians/index.html?eref�ition

Most schools 'cut careers advice' :: Research suggests careers advice has been in reduced in eight out of 10 schools in England this academic year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20452398#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mom shames girl with sign :: Parents fed up with their daughter's behavior decided to shame her by having her hold a sign on the side of the road.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/22/dnt-fl-parents-shame-daughter-with-sign.wesh?eref�ition

Pompeii's not-so-ancient Roman remains :: Is Pompeii an ancient or modern wonder? Its ruins have been rebuilt and the bodies of the volcano's victims are plaster casts, says Mary Beard.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20407286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Shadow of Jiang looms over China :: When the new names of China's elite political committee were announced Thursday they didn't come as a surprise to one leading China expert. Rather, they reinforced the sense of "a major opportunity lost."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

China unveils new top leaders :: China on Thursday unveiled the elite group of leaders who will set the agenda for the country for the next decade, the culmination of months of secretive bargaining and a carefully choreographed performance of political pomp.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/china-leadership-transition/index.html?eref�ition

Raising a stink about sanitation :: We each spend an average of three years of our lives sitting on them, King George II of Great Britain died while on his in 1760 and 2.5 billion people still do not have access to one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/19/health/toilet-day-sanitation-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Filmmaker snaps vanishing glaciers :: The melting glacial ice in places like the Alps, Greenland and the Himalayas is a dramatic visual document of how our planet's climate is changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/glaciers-chasing-ice-balog/index.html?eref�ition

Pioneering plan to turn desert green :: In a region known for its towering skyscrapers, the erection of a modestly-sized greenhouse might not appear worthy of much attention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/13/tech/sahara-forest-qatar-green/index.html?eref�ition

Billionaire collects Soviet art :: Nostalgia has driven one Russian billionaire to an unusual past-time: Collecting Soviet Union-era art. Now, he wants the world to see it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/business/filatov-soviet-art-fund/index.html?eref�ition

26-Nov-2012 17:04 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Morsi's Moment :: The latest Israeli-Hamas conflict was as much a test for Egypt as anyone.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/25/opinion/sunday/friedman-morsis-moment.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: A Minimum Tax for the Wealthy :: Millionaires and billionaires shouldn't be able to lobby their way out of paying their share of America's bills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/buffett-a-minimum-tax-for-the-wealthy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Fighting Fiscal Phantoms :: Does the fiscal-crisis story even make sense?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/26/opinion/krugman-fighting-fiscal-phantoms.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Why We Love Politics :: The new movie about Abraham Lincoln is a rare celebration of the paradoxical nobility of politics, its high vision often realized precisely through less-than-noble means.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/23/opinion/brooks-why-we-love-politics.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

26-Nov-2012 16:03

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

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

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

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

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

Self-immolations rise in Tibet :: Almost 80 people have set themselves on fire to protest China's rule, a contrast to the Tunisian act that's seen as a catalyst for Arab Spring.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/asia/china-tibet-self-immolations/index.html?eref�ition

Spain's debate over bailout :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Catalonia's fight for independence :: How should Spain approach Catalonia's desire for independence?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/catalonia-dutch-revolt-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

'Healthy' soda claims to block fat :: A new Pepsi product claims to lower cholesterol and heart disease risk, as CNN's Alex Zolbert reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/zolbert-japan-fat-blocking-soda.cnn?eref�ition

World's most pricey parking is... :: Nestled within Hong Kong's dense skyscraper jungle, a $640,000 property sits among some of the world's most expensive commercial and residential spaces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/hong-kong-world-expensive-parking-places/index.html?eref�ition

Digital democracy 'in danger' :: Unless Facebook users fight back, the days of the social network's experiment with democracy may soon come to an end.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/tech/social-media/facebook-democracy/index.html?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Could Catalonia, Spain split up? :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Mexico to be renamed... Mexico? :: It's the one fact about Mexico that you probably didn't know. The country's name is not really Mexico, at least not officially. After gaining independence from Spain in 1821, Mexico officially became the "Mexican United States."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/americas/mexico-name-change/index.html?eref�ition

Investor eyes S. African mines :: A Chinese investor is hoping to profit from turmoil in South Africa's mining industry, CNN's Nkepile Mabuse reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/mabuse-safrica-china-mine-investor.cnn?eref�ition

Watch CNN's 'Secrets in the Ice' :: Greenland's ice sheet is the second largest ice mass in the world, but it's melting at an alarming rate say climate researchers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/greenland-ice-secrets-promo/index.html?eref�ition

Greenhouse gases reach new high :: Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached record highs in 2011, according to new data published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/20/world/europe/greenhouse-gases-record-high/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 23 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 23 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20461253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Palestinians face battle from within :: "It was Hamas' rockets, not Abbas' diplomacy," that once again put the spotlight on the Palestinian issue -- but at the expense of internal unity, says longtime U.S. State Department adviser Aaron David Miller.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/meast/gaza-palestinians/index.html?eref�ition

Most schools 'cut careers advice' :: Research suggests careers advice has been in reduced in eight out of 10 schools in England this academic year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20452398#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mom shames girl with sign :: Parents fed up with their daughter's behavior decided to shame her by having her hold a sign on the side of the road.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/22/dnt-fl-parents-shame-daughter-with-sign.wesh?eref�ition

Pompeii's not-so-ancient Roman remains :: Is Pompeii an ancient or modern wonder? Its ruins have been rebuilt and the bodies of the volcano's victims are plaster casts, says Mary Beard.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20407286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New Chinese Passports Rile Asian Neighbors - Voice of America :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNHwCsNa_zaXtPXVVCW_tVADpIUh5w&url=http://www.voanews.com/content/china-passport-disputes/1552044.html

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

Shadow of Jiang looms over China :: When the new names of China's elite political committee were announced Thursday they didn't come as a surprise to one leading China expert. Rather, they reinforced the sense of "a major opportunity lost."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

China unveils new top leaders :: China on Thursday unveiled the elite group of leaders who will set the agenda for the country for the next decade, the culmination of months of secretive bargaining and a carefully choreographed performance of political pomp.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/china-leadership-transition/index.html?eref�ition

Raising a stink about sanitation :: We each spend an average of three years of our lives sitting on them, King George II of Great Britain died while on his in 1760 and 2.5 billion people still do not have access to one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/19/health/toilet-day-sanitation-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Filmmaker snaps vanishing glaciers :: The melting glacial ice in places like the Alps, Greenland and the Himalayas is a dramatic visual document of how our planet's climate is changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/glaciers-chasing-ice-balog/index.html?eref�ition

Pioneering plan to turn desert green :: In a region known for its towering skyscrapers, the erection of a modestly-sized greenhouse might not appear worthy of much attention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/13/tech/sahara-forest-qatar-green/index.html?eref�ition