Thursday, December 12, 2013

12-Dec-2013 23:39

Sandboarding in the Sahara :: CNN's Ian Lee puts his sandboarding skills to the test in Egypt's Siwa Oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/28/spc-inside-africa-sandboarding-sahara.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: The Art of Building 2013 :: Shortlisted entries for this year's competition
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25220839#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Opinion: Price of school success :: In 2009, Shanghai participated for the first time in the OECD's Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), the tri-annual survey of the world's school systems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/opinion/china-education-jiang-xueqin/index.html?eref�ition

China launches first moon mission :: China launched its first lunar probe early Monday, which, if all goes well, will make it only the third nation -- after the United States and the Soviet Union -- to soft-land on the moon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/01/world/asia/china-lunar-probe/index.html?eref�ition

China's crazy property bubble :: Cui Shufeng is a retired government worker in Beijing. She is one of the lucky homeowners who bought her place long before the housing sector galloped out of reach for the average Chinese salary worker.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/07/business/china-property-bubble/index.html?eref�ition

China's bitcoin boom, bust :: When 23-year-old magazine editor Liu Xinda looked to make his first investment in 2012, he considered the stock market. Many Chinese investors have jumped on the skyrocketing property market, but it was too rich for Liu's blood.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/business/china-bitcoin-frenzy/index.html?eref�ition

U.S.: 'Deep concerns' over air zone :: The United States has "deep concerns" over China's newly declared East China Sea air defense zone, Vice President Joe Biden privately told Chinese President Xi Jinping during his visit to Beijing on Wednesday, according to a pool report citing senior administration officials traveling with the delegation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/world/asia/china-us-japan-tensions/index.html?eref�ition

Fashion and art - new BFFs? :: With over 250 of the world's leading galleries on show and in excess of 50,000 attendees, Art Basel Miami Beach can make a legitimate claim to being America's leading art fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/08/world/art-basel-miami-beach-fashion-art/index.html?eref�ition

Learning more about Mars :: NASA Administrator Charles Bolden speaks to News Stream ahead of Maven launch
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2013/11/18/nasa-mars-maven-launch.cnn.html?eref�ition

Drone view of Tacloban :: Karl Penhaul reports from the middle of the Tacloban devastation using a drone camera to get a bird's eye view.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/18/philippines-drone-camera-penhaul.cnn.html?eref�ition

North Korean beer tour? :: Can you see the real North Korea by taking a package tour? Nic Robertson talks to one promoter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/24/nkorea-package-tour.cnn.html?eref�ition

A Bitcoin trip to space? :: Maggie Lake speaks to Virgin Group founder Richard Branson about why he's decided to accept Bitcoin for space travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/11/22/qmb-virgin-galactic-bitcoin-richard-branson-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

China 'to ease one-child policy' :: After months of hints, China announced Friday it will relax its decades-long one-child policy and abolish labor camps in an effort to improve human rights, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/asia/china-one-child-policy/index.html?eref�ition

US: China map 'creates risk of incident' :: The United States warned Saturday that China's military claim to airspace over a disputed island chain creates the risk of "misunderstanding and miscalculation."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/23/world/asia/china-japan-disputed-islands/index.html?eref�ition

Dortmund leave it late, Milan limp into last 16 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/D9NcSzL1HP4/story01.htm

Google executives' planes saved millions in costs due to error - NASA :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BOY2jRMHpts/story01.htm

Pope Francis named Time's Person of the Year :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/gE2zx-_53U8/story01.htm

Ukraine protesters defy police, leaders reject talks with president :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/t_P-lYVI1fw/story01.htm

Madonna ranks No. 1 as music's top earning woman - Forbes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/k2j6YjkRxbE/story01.htm

Syrian refugees hit by Lebanon storm :: The UN is "extremely concerned" for Syrian refugees in Lebanon as a winter storm brings snow, high winds and freezing temperatures to the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25335182#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The billion dollar circus firm :: How Cirque du Soleil won fans around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25311503#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Enter the Japanese 'ninja' home :: CNN's Paula Newton looks at how home owners are spending big money for tiny land and radical design houses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/11/spc-japan-avant-garde-design-homes.cnn.html?eref�ition

Energy bills: Who pays the most in Europe? :: Are UK energy bills really that high?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25200808#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pro-sanctions U.S. lawmakers will introduce new Iran bill soon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/X_M1pdxMgmY/story01.htm

Google feeds India and China from data centres next door :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/i5UU78hxAV0/story01.htm

New tech helps drivers avoid bikes :: New tech to help buses avoid collisions
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25316837#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Revenge porn site operator 'defiant' :: A California man accused of running a "revenge porn" website told CNN affiliate KFMB that he hasn't done anything criminal, but that he understands why people are upset and is done with the business.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/11/justice/california-revenge-porn-arrest/index.html?eref�ition

Should you snap a 'selfie' at a funeral? :: Etiquette coach Elaine Swann says the circumstances of the president's selfie with Denmark's PM make it appropriate, but in general there are strict rules about these things
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/11/opinion/swann-selfie-funeral-etiquette/index.html?eref�ition

Top 10 ethical travel destinations :: Every year, California-based Ethical Traveler selects the 10 countries in the developing world that are doing the most to promote human rights, preserve their environments and support social welfare
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/11/travel/ethical-travel-list-2014/index.html?eref�ition

Life on a British Cold War submarine :: What was life like on a 1960s submarine?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25019489#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12-Dec-2013 23:39 Mandela

Corruption, AIDS, inequality — can South Africa fulfil Nelson Mandela's dreams? - CBC.ca :: http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/corruption-aids-inequality-can-south-africa-fulfil-nelson-mandela-s-dreams-1.2460390

South Africa admits error over 'schizophrenic' Mandela signer :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/uvkoQpnOT7o/story01.htm

Interpreter at Mandela Event Was Hallucinating, Saw Angels :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/34bc13ba/sc/40/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cinterpreter0Emandela0Eevent0Ehallucinating0E21189294/story01.htm

Interpreter at Mandela Memorial Says He Saw 'Angels' :: The man, accused by sign-language experts of being an impostor, said in interviews that he suffered from schizophrenia and had a tendency to violence.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/13/world/africa/mandela-memorial-interpreter.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Interpreter for Mandela Event Was Hallucinating, Saw Angels :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/34b234e1/sc/40/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cmandela0Eceremony0Einterpreter0Edeemed0Efake0E21173616/story01.htm

Mandela: His 8 Lessons of Leadership :: As he celebrates his 90th birthday, the world's greatest moral leader reflects on a lifetime of service -- and what the rest of us can learn from it
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1821659,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

Nelson Mandela :: As the world's most famous prisoner and, now, his country's leader, he exemplifies a moral integrity that shines far beyond South Africa
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,988171,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

FRANCE - SOUTH AFRICA: Hollande, Sarkozy on separate presidential jets for Mandela's funeral :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131209-hollande-sarkozy-separate-presidential-jets-mandelas-funeral


Mandela

12-Dec-2013 20:57

Sandboarding in the Sahara :: CNN's Ian Lee puts his sandboarding skills to the test in Egypt's Siwa Oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/28/spc-inside-africa-sandboarding-sahara.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: The Art of Building 2013 :: Shortlisted entries for this year's competition
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25220839#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Opinion: Price of school success :: In 2009, Shanghai participated for the first time in the OECD's Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), the tri-annual survey of the world's school systems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/opinion/china-education-jiang-xueqin/index.html?eref�ition

China launches first moon mission :: China launched its first lunar probe early Monday, which, if all goes well, will make it only the third nation -- after the United States and the Soviet Union -- to soft-land on the moon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/01/world/asia/china-lunar-probe/index.html?eref�ition

China's crazy property bubble :: Cui Shufeng is a retired government worker in Beijing. She is one of the lucky homeowners who bought her place long before the housing sector galloped out of reach for the average Chinese salary worker.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/07/business/china-property-bubble/index.html?eref�ition

China's bitcoin boom, bust :: When 23-year-old magazine editor Liu Xinda looked to make his first investment in 2012, he considered the stock market. Many Chinese investors have jumped on the skyrocketing property market, but it was too rich for Liu's blood.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/business/china-bitcoin-frenzy/index.html?eref�ition

U.S.: 'Deep concerns' over air zone :: The United States has "deep concerns" over China's newly declared East China Sea air defense zone, Vice President Joe Biden privately told Chinese President Xi Jinping during his visit to Beijing on Wednesday, according to a pool report citing senior administration officials traveling with the delegation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/world/asia/china-us-japan-tensions/index.html?eref�ition

Fashion and art - new BFFs? :: With over 250 of the world's leading galleries on show and in excess of 50,000 attendees, Art Basel Miami Beach can make a legitimate claim to being America's leading art fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/08/world/art-basel-miami-beach-fashion-art/index.html?eref�ition

Learning more about Mars :: NASA Administrator Charles Bolden speaks to News Stream ahead of Maven launch
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2013/11/18/nasa-mars-maven-launch.cnn.html?eref�ition

Drone view of Tacloban :: Karl Penhaul reports from the middle of the Tacloban devastation using a drone camera to get a bird's eye view.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/18/philippines-drone-camera-penhaul.cnn.html?eref�ition

North Korean beer tour? :: Can you see the real North Korea by taking a package tour? Nic Robertson talks to one promoter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/24/nkorea-package-tour.cnn.html?eref�ition

A Bitcoin trip to space? :: Maggie Lake speaks to Virgin Group founder Richard Branson about why he's decided to accept Bitcoin for space travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/11/22/qmb-virgin-galactic-bitcoin-richard-branson-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

China 'to ease one-child policy' :: After months of hints, China announced Friday it will relax its decades-long one-child policy and abolish labor camps in an effort to improve human rights, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/asia/china-one-child-policy/index.html?eref�ition

US: China map 'creates risk of incident' :: The United States warned Saturday that China's military claim to airspace over a disputed island chain creates the risk of "misunderstanding and miscalculation."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/23/world/asia/china-japan-disputed-islands/index.html?eref�ition

Dortmund leave it late, Milan limp into last 16 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/D9NcSzL1HP4/story01.htm

Google executives' planes saved millions in costs due to error - NASA :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BOY2jRMHpts/story01.htm

Pope Francis named Time's Person of the Year :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/gE2zx-_53U8/story01.htm

Ukraine protesters defy police, leaders reject talks with president :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/t_P-lYVI1fw/story01.htm

Madonna ranks No. 1 as music's top earning woman - Forbes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/k2j6YjkRxbE/story01.htm

The billion dollar circus firm :: How Cirque du Soleil won fans around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25311503#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Enter the Japanese 'ninja' home :: CNN's Paula Newton looks at how home owners are spending big money for tiny land and radical design houses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/11/spc-japan-avant-garde-design-homes.cnn.html?eref�ition

Energy bills: Who pays the most in Europe? :: Are UK energy bills really that high?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25200808#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Senate aide held over child porn :: A top Republican senator's chief of staff is arrested on suspicion of possession and distribution of child pornography, the US authorities say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25343158#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pro-sanctions U.S. lawmakers will introduce new Iran bill soon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/X_M1pdxMgmY/story01.htm

Google feeds India and China from data centres next door :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/i5UU78hxAV0/story01.htm

New tech helps drivers avoid bikes :: New tech to help buses avoid collisions
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25316837#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Revenge porn site operator 'defiant' :: A California man accused of running a "revenge porn" website told CNN affiliate KFMB that he hasn't done anything criminal, but that he understands why people are upset and is done with the business.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/11/justice/california-revenge-porn-arrest/index.html?eref�ition

Should you snap a 'selfie' at a funeral? :: Etiquette coach Elaine Swann says the circumstances of the president's selfie with Denmark's PM make it appropriate, but in general there are strict rules about these things
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/11/opinion/swann-selfie-funeral-etiquette/index.html?eref�ition

Top 10 ethical travel destinations :: Every year, California-based Ethical Traveler selects the 10 countries in the developing world that are doing the most to promote human rights, preserve their environments and support social welfare
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/11/travel/ethical-travel-list-2014/index.html?eref�ition

Life on a British Cold War submarine :: What was life like on a 1960s submarine?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25019489#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12-Dec-2013 20:57 Mandela

Op-Ed Columnist: Why Mandela Was Unique :: The world seems to be saying goodbye not only to a great man, but to a unique leader, too.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/11/opinion/friedman-why-mandela-was-unique.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Sign language interpreter at Mandela memorial: I was hallucinating, hearing ... - NBCNews.com (blog) :: http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/12/12/21871429-sign-language-interpreter-at-mandela-memorial-i-was-hallucinating-hearing-voices

Interpreter at Mandela Event Was Hallucinating, Saw Angels :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/34bc13ba/sc/40/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cinterpreter0Emandela0Eevent0Ehallucinating0E21189294/story01.htm

Interpreter at Mandela Memorial Says He Saw 'Angels' :: The man, accused by sign-language experts of being an impostor, said in interviews that he suffered from schizophrenia and had a tendency to violence.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/13/world/africa/mandela-memorial-interpreter.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

South Africa admits mistake over 'schizophrenic' Mandela signer :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/uvkoQpnOT7o/story01.htm

Interpreter for Mandela Event Was Hallucinating, Saw Angels :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/34b234e1/sc/40/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cmandela0Eceremony0Einterpreter0Edeemed0Efake0E21173616/story01.htm

Mandela: His 8 Lessons of Leadership :: As he celebrates his 90th birthday, the world's greatest moral leader reflects on a lifetime of service -- and what the rest of us can learn from it
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1821659,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

Nelson Mandela :: As the world's most famous prisoner and, now, his country's leader, he exemplifies a moral integrity that shines far beyond South Africa
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,988171,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

FRANCE - SOUTH AFRICA: Hollande, Sarkozy on separate presidential jets for Mandela's funeral :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131209-hollande-sarkozy-separate-presidential-jets-mandelas-funeral


Mandela

12-Dec-2013 19:58

Sandboarding in the Sahara :: CNN's Ian Lee puts his sandboarding skills to the test in Egypt's Siwa Oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/28/spc-inside-africa-sandboarding-sahara.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: The Art of Building 2013 :: Shortlisted entries for this year's competition
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25220839#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Opinion: Price of school success :: In 2009, Shanghai participated for the first time in the OECD's Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), the tri-annual survey of the world's school systems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/opinion/china-education-jiang-xueqin/index.html?eref�ition

China launches first moon mission :: China launched its first lunar probe early Monday, which, if all goes well, will make it only the third nation -- after the United States and the Soviet Union -- to soft-land on the moon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/01/world/asia/china-lunar-probe/index.html?eref�ition

China's crazy property bubble :: Cui Shufeng is a retired government worker in Beijing. She is one of the lucky homeowners who bought her place long before the housing sector galloped out of reach for the average Chinese salary worker.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/07/business/china-property-bubble/index.html?eref�ition

China's bitcoin boom, bust :: When 23-year-old magazine editor Liu Xinda looked to make his first investment in 2012, he considered the stock market. Many Chinese investors have jumped on the skyrocketing property market, but it was too rich for Liu's blood.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/business/china-bitcoin-frenzy/index.html?eref�ition

U.S.: 'Deep concerns' over air zone :: The United States has "deep concerns" over China's newly declared East China Sea air defense zone, Vice President Joe Biden privately told Chinese President Xi Jinping during his visit to Beijing on Wednesday, according to a pool report citing senior administration officials traveling with the delegation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/world/asia/china-us-japan-tensions/index.html?eref�ition

Fashion and art - new BFFs? :: With over 250 of the world's leading galleries on show and in excess of 50,000 attendees, Art Basel Miami Beach can make a legitimate claim to being America's leading art fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/08/world/art-basel-miami-beach-fashion-art/index.html?eref�ition

Learning more about Mars :: NASA Administrator Charles Bolden speaks to News Stream ahead of Maven launch
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2013/11/18/nasa-mars-maven-launch.cnn.html?eref�ition

Drone view of Tacloban :: Karl Penhaul reports from the middle of the Tacloban devastation using a drone camera to get a bird's eye view.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/18/philippines-drone-camera-penhaul.cnn.html?eref�ition

North Korean beer tour? :: Can you see the real North Korea by taking a package tour? Nic Robertson talks to one promoter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/24/nkorea-package-tour.cnn.html?eref�ition

A Bitcoin trip to space? :: Maggie Lake speaks to Virgin Group founder Richard Branson about why he's decided to accept Bitcoin for space travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/11/22/qmb-virgin-galactic-bitcoin-richard-branson-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

China 'to ease one-child policy' :: After months of hints, China announced Friday it will relax its decades-long one-child policy and abolish labor camps in an effort to improve human rights, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/asia/china-one-child-policy/index.html?eref�ition

US: China map 'creates risk of incident' :: The United States warned Saturday that China's military claim to airspace over a disputed island chain creates the risk of "misunderstanding and miscalculation."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/23/world/asia/china-japan-disputed-islands/index.html?eref�ition

Dortmund leave it late, Milan limp into last 16 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/D9NcSzL1HP4/story01.htm

Google executives' planes saved millions in costs due to error - NASA :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BOY2jRMHpts/story01.htm

Pope Francis named Time's Person of the Year :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/gE2zx-_53U8/story01.htm

Ukraine protesters defy police, leaders reject talks with president :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/t_P-lYVI1fw/story01.htm

Madonna ranks No. 1 as music's top earning woman - Forbes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/k2j6YjkRxbE/story01.htm

Syrian refugees hit by Lebanon storm :: The UN is "extremely concerned" for Syrian refugees in Lebanon as a winter storm brings snow, high winds and freezing temperatures to the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25335182#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The billion dollar circus firm :: How Cirque du Soleil won fans around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25311503#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Enter the Japanese 'ninja' home :: CNN's Paula Newton looks at how home owners are spending big money for tiny land and radical design houses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/11/spc-japan-avant-garde-design-homes.cnn.html?eref�ition

Energy bills: Who pays the most in Europe? :: Are UK energy bills really that high?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25200808#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Senate aide held over child porn :: A top Republican senator's chief of staff is arrested on suspicion of possession and distribution of child pornography, the US authorities say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25343158#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pro-sanctions U.S. lawmakers will introduce new Iran bill soon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/X_M1pdxMgmY/story01.htm

Google feeds India and China from data centres next door :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/i5UU78hxAV0/story01.htm

New tech helps drivers avoid bikes :: New tech to help buses avoid collisions
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25316837#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Revenge porn site operator 'defiant' :: A California man accused of running a "revenge porn" website told CNN affiliate KFMB that he hasn't done anything criminal, but that he understands why people are upset and is done with the business.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/11/justice/california-revenge-porn-arrest/index.html?eref�ition

Should you snap a 'selfie' at a funeral? :: Etiquette coach Elaine Swann says the circumstances of the president's selfie with Denmark's PM make it appropriate, but in general there are strict rules about these things
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/11/opinion/swann-selfie-funeral-etiquette/index.html?eref�ition

Inside Cambodia's hidden child brothels :: Karaoke bars are a common front for child prostitution in Cambodia. Actress and activist Mira Sorvino goes behind the scenes of this illicit trade.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/09/world/asia/cambodia-cfr-mira-sorvino-karaoke-brothels/index.html?eref�ition

12-Dec-2013 19:58 10

How About a Retirement Village? - Westside Today :: http://www.westsidetoday.com/n10331/how-about-a-retirement.html

Well: Acid-Suppressing Drugs Linked to Vitamin B12 Deficiency :: A study finds that prolonged use of the drugs can lead to anemia, neurological problems or dementia.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/12/10/acid-suppressing-drugs-linked-to-vitamin-b12-deficiency/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Ryan Budget Plan Draws GOP Flak :: House Republican leaders are drawing opposition from party members to the idea of revamping Medicare for more Americans than previously suggested.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342741269490544.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

TSA to Allow Small Knives on Planes :: The Transportation Security Administration said it would soon allow fliers to carry certain smaller knives onto airplanes, one of the biggest moves to scale back airport-security measures since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342580651057500.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Venezuela Leader Chávez Dies at 58 :: Hugo Chávez, a former tank commander turned populist politician who used Venezuela's oil riches to pursue his vision of socialism and challenge the U.S., died Tuesday from complications related to cancer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203458604577265460960140008.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Cardinals Raise Questions Over Report :: When cardinals enter the Sistine Chapel to elect a new pope, the chapel will become a fortress of the Holy See's most carefully guarded secrets. But there is one secret many of the cardinals themselves are trying to divine.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342552773070858.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Five Stocks Handled the Heavy Lifting :: Five blue-chip stocks have accounted for about one-third of the rally in the Dow since the financial crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342771985751896.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Beijing, U.S. Unveil New Korean Sanctions :: The U.S. and China introduced a new round of sanctions against North Korea at the United Nations that the U.S. said would significantly impede the development of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs, in response to its test last month of an atomic bomb.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342311961968652.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Venezuela Consults Cuban Playbook :: Hours before announcing Chávez's death, the government resorted to a ploy to try to unite his supporters: Talk of an alleged conspiracy by the U.S. to destabilize the country.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342440377083144.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Power of Negative Thinking :: Both ancient philosophy and modern psychology suggest that darker thoughts can make us happier, writes Oliver Burkeman.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324705104578147333270637790.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

More Helpful Fatty Acids Found in Organic Milk :: The research was met with a mixed reaction, as there is disagreement among scientists about whether omega-6 fatty acids are harmful.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/10/health/organic-milk-high-in-helpful-fatty-acids-study-finds.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Best of the Web Today: Not a Dictator :: President Obama's declaration of ineffectuality.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324678604578342453770687898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Technology Shapes Kenyan Elections :: The Internet and social media in Kenya, which played a central role in this year's elections by allowing Kenyans to question candidates, took on a new function Tuesday—spreading messages of peace to avert new bloodshed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342160621330212.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Golden Globes nominations: Six big snubs and surprises - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/envelope/moviesnow/la-et-mn-golden-globes-nominations-snubs-surprises-20131212,0,2107244.story

School population to grow by one million to 40-year high - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/educationnews/10514615/School-population-to-grow-by-one-million-to-40-year-high.html

Too Much Video Game Playing Threatens Gamer's Life :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/34bead15/sc/21/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CHealth0Cvideo0Egame0Eleads0Elife0Ethreatening0Econdition0Egamer0Cstory0Did0F2118210A6/story01.htm

Britain is growing – this is no time for a stimulus - Financial Times :: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/2a14e170-6106-11e3-916e-00144feabdc0.html

911 Caller: Jameis Winston Accuser Said She Was Struck in Head :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/34befc10/sc/35/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Cjameis0Ewinstons0Eaccuser0Eclaimed0Ehit0Eshaken0E9110Ecall0Cstory0Did0F21188686/story01.htm

Top Christmas gifts already sold out - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/news/10511565/Top-Christmas-gifts-already-sold-out.html

State Health Director Killed in Hawaii Plane Crash :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/34b9406b/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Csmall0Eplane0Ecrashes0Ewater0Eoff0Emolokai0Ehawaii0E2118790A6/story01.htm

Apps Are Creating New Jobs :: Mobile apps have spawned new sets of jobs that people are performing without having to have a computer-science degree.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323864304578320861732248742.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

EU Fines Microsoft $732 Million :: Microsoft has been hit with a $732.2 million fine by European Union regulators after it broke its promise to offer millions of users of its Windows system a choice of rival Web browsers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323628804578343843582306944.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

#SequesterThis :: Meat inspectors have to go, but fine wines are still on the USDA menu.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342603236052908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Say Goodbye to the 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


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12-Dec-2013 19:08

Sandboarding in the Sahara :: CNN's Ian Lee puts his sandboarding skills to the test in Egypt's Siwa Oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/28/spc-inside-africa-sandboarding-sahara.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: The Art of Building 2013 :: Shortlisted entries for this year's competition
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25220839#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Opinion: Price of school success :: In 2009, Shanghai participated for the first time in the OECD's Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), the tri-annual survey of the world's school systems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/opinion/china-education-jiang-xueqin/index.html?eref�ition

China launches first moon mission :: China launched its first lunar probe early Monday, which, if all goes well, will make it only the third nation -- after the United States and the Soviet Union -- to soft-land on the moon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/01/world/asia/china-lunar-probe/index.html?eref�ition

China's crazy property bubble :: Cui Shufeng is a retired government worker in Beijing. She is one of the lucky homeowners who bought her place long before the housing sector galloped out of reach for the average Chinese salary worker.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/07/business/china-property-bubble/index.html?eref�ition

China's bitcoin boom, bust :: When 23-year-old magazine editor Liu Xinda looked to make his first investment in 2012, he considered the stock market. Many Chinese investors have jumped on the skyrocketing property market, but it was too rich for Liu's blood.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/business/china-bitcoin-frenzy/index.html?eref�ition

U.S.: 'Deep concerns' over air zone :: The United States has "deep concerns" over China's newly declared East China Sea air defense zone, Vice President Joe Biden privately told Chinese President Xi Jinping during his visit to Beijing on Wednesday, according to a pool report citing senior administration officials traveling with the delegation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/world/asia/china-us-japan-tensions/index.html?eref�ition

Fashion and art - new BFFs? :: With over 250 of the world's leading galleries on show and in excess of 50,000 attendees, Art Basel Miami Beach can make a legitimate claim to being America's leading art fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/08/world/art-basel-miami-beach-fashion-art/index.html?eref�ition

Learning more about Mars :: NASA Administrator Charles Bolden speaks to News Stream ahead of Maven launch
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2013/11/18/nasa-mars-maven-launch.cnn.html?eref�ition

Drone view of Tacloban :: Karl Penhaul reports from the middle of the Tacloban devastation using a drone camera to get a bird's eye view.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/18/philippines-drone-camera-penhaul.cnn.html?eref�ition

North Korean beer tour? :: Can you see the real North Korea by taking a package tour? Nic Robertson talks to one promoter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/24/nkorea-package-tour.cnn.html?eref�ition

A Bitcoin trip to space? :: Maggie Lake speaks to Virgin Group founder Richard Branson about why he's decided to accept Bitcoin for space travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/11/22/qmb-virgin-galactic-bitcoin-richard-branson-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

China 'to ease one-child policy' :: After months of hints, China announced Friday it will relax its decades-long one-child policy and abolish labor camps in an effort to improve human rights, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/asia/china-one-child-policy/index.html?eref�ition

US: China map 'creates risk of incident' :: The United States warned Saturday that China's military claim to airspace over a disputed island chain creates the risk of "misunderstanding and miscalculation."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/23/world/asia/china-japan-disputed-islands/index.html?eref�ition

Dortmund leave it late, Milan limp into last 16 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/D9NcSzL1HP4/story01.htm

Google executives' planes saved millions in costs due to error - NASA :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BOY2jRMHpts/story01.htm

Pope Francis named Time's Person of the Year :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/gE2zx-_53U8/story01.htm

Ukraine protesters defy police, leaders reject talks with president :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/t_P-lYVI1fw/story01.htm

Madonna ranks No. 1 as music's top earning woman - Forbes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/k2j6YjkRxbE/story01.htm

Syrian refugees hit by Lebanon storm :: The UN is "extremely concerned" for Syrian refugees in Lebanon as a winter storm brings snow, high winds and freezing temperatures to the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25335182#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The billion dollar circus firm :: How Cirque du Soleil won fans around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25311503#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Enter the Japanese 'ninja' home :: CNN's Paula Newton looks at how home owners are spending big money for tiny land and radical design houses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/11/spc-japan-avant-garde-design-homes.cnn.html?eref�ition

Energy bills: Who pays the most in Europe? :: Are UK energy bills really that high?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25200808#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Senate aide held over child porn :: A top Republican senator's chief of staff is arrested on suspicion of possession and distribution of child pornography, the US authorities say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25343158#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pro-sanctions U.S. lawmakers will introduce new Iran bill soon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/X_M1pdxMgmY/story01.htm

Google feeds India and China from data centres next door :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/i5UU78hxAV0/story01.htm

New tech helps drivers avoid bikes :: New tech to help buses avoid collisions
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25316837#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Revenge porn site operator 'defiant' :: A California man accused of running a "revenge porn" website told CNN affiliate KFMB that he hasn't done anything criminal, but that he understands why people are upset and is done with the business.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/11/justice/california-revenge-porn-arrest/index.html?eref�ition

Should you snap a 'selfie' at a funeral? :: Etiquette coach Elaine Swann says the circumstances of the president's selfie with Denmark's PM make it appropriate, but in general there are strict rules about these things
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/11/opinion/swann-selfie-funeral-etiquette/index.html?eref�ition

Inside Cambodia's hidden child brothels :: Karaoke bars are a common front for child prostitution in Cambodia. Actress and activist Mira Sorvino goes behind the scenes of this illicit trade.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/09/world/asia/cambodia-cfr-mira-sorvino-karaoke-brothels/index.html?eref�ition

12-Dec-2013 19:06 Mandela

Op-Ed Columnist: Why Mandela Was Unique :: The world seems to be saying goodbye not only to a great man, but to a unique leader, too.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/11/opinion/friedman-why-mandela-was-unique.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Mandela viewing: Why people wait for hours - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/videos/news/world/2013/12/12/3996595/

Interpreter At Mandela Event: I Was Hallucinating - Here And Now :: http://hereandnow.wbur.org/2013/12/12/sign-language-mandela

Mandela viewing: Why people wait for hours - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/videos/news/world/2013/12/12/3996595/

Interpreter at Mandela event: I was hallucinating - Cherry Hill Courier Post :: http://www.courierpostonline.com/viewart/20131212/NEWS05/312120059/Interpreter-Mandela-event-hallucinating

Interpreter at Mandela Memorial Says He Saw 'Angels' :: The man, accused by sign-language experts of being an impostor, said in interviews that he suffered from schizophrenia and had a tendency to violence.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/13/world/africa/mandela-memorial-interpreter.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

South Africa admits mistake over 'schizophrenic' Mandela signer :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/uvkoQpnOT7o/story01.htm

Interpreter at Mandela Event Was Hallucinating, Saw Angels :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/34bc13ba/sc/40/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cinterpreter0Emandela0Eevent0Ehallucinating0E21189294/story01.htm

Interpreter for Mandela Event Was Hallucinating, Saw Angels :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/34b234e1/sc/40/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cmandela0Eceremony0Einterpreter0Edeemed0Efake0E21173616/story01.htm

Mandela: His 8 Lessons of Leadership :: As he celebrates his 90th birthday, the world's greatest moral leader reflects on a lifetime of service -- and what the rest of us can learn from it
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1821659,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

The 'terrorist' and the Tories: What did Nelson Mandela really think of Margaret ... - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/politics/the-terrorist-and-the-tories-what-did-nelson-mandela-really-think-of-margaret-thatcher-8990872.html

Nelson Mandela :: As the world's most famous prisoner and, now, his country's leader, he exemplifies a moral integrity that shines far beyond South Africa
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,988171,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

FRANCE - SOUTH AFRICA: Hollande, Sarkozy on separate presidential jets for Mandela's funeral :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131209-hollande-sarkozy-separate-presidential-jets-mandelas-funeral


Mandela

12-Dec-2013 17:59

Sandboarding in the Sahara :: CNN's Ian Lee puts his sandboarding skills to the test in Egypt's Siwa Oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/28/spc-inside-africa-sandboarding-sahara.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: The Art of Building 2013 :: Shortlisted entries for this year's competition
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25220839#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Opinion: Price of school success :: In 2009, Shanghai participated for the first time in the OECD's Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), the tri-annual survey of the world's school systems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/opinion/china-education-jiang-xueqin/index.html?eref�ition

China launches first moon mission :: China launched its first lunar probe early Monday, which, if all goes well, will make it only the third nation -- after the United States and the Soviet Union -- to soft-land on the moon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/01/world/asia/china-lunar-probe/index.html?eref�ition

China's crazy property bubble :: Cui Shufeng is a retired government worker in Beijing. She is one of the lucky homeowners who bought her place long before the housing sector galloped out of reach for the average Chinese salary worker.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/07/business/china-property-bubble/index.html?eref�ition

China's bitcoin boom, bust :: When 23-year-old magazine editor Liu Xinda looked to make his first investment in 2012, he considered the stock market. Many Chinese investors have jumped on the skyrocketing property market, but it was too rich for Liu's blood.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/business/china-bitcoin-frenzy/index.html?eref�ition

U.S.: 'Deep concerns' over air zone :: The United States has "deep concerns" over China's newly declared East China Sea air defense zone, Vice President Joe Biden privately told Chinese President Xi Jinping during his visit to Beijing on Wednesday, according to a pool report citing senior administration officials traveling with the delegation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/world/asia/china-us-japan-tensions/index.html?eref�ition

Fashion and art - new BFFs? :: With over 250 of the world's leading galleries on show and in excess of 50,000 attendees, Art Basel Miami Beach can make a legitimate claim to being America's leading art fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/08/world/art-basel-miami-beach-fashion-art/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: House of Commons :: Labour MP Linda Riordan is leading a debate on A&E at Calderdale Royal Hospital.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

Learning more about Mars :: NASA Administrator Charles Bolden speaks to News Stream ahead of Maven launch
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2013/11/18/nasa-mars-maven-launch.cnn.html?eref�ition

Drone view of Tacloban :: Karl Penhaul reports from the middle of the Tacloban devastation using a drone camera to get a bird's eye view.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/18/philippines-drone-camera-penhaul.cnn.html?eref�ition

North Korean beer tour? :: Can you see the real North Korea by taking a package tour? Nic Robertson talks to one promoter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/24/nkorea-package-tour.cnn.html?eref�ition

A Bitcoin trip to space? :: Maggie Lake speaks to Virgin Group founder Richard Branson about why he's decided to accept Bitcoin for space travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/11/22/qmb-virgin-galactic-bitcoin-richard-branson-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

China 'to ease one-child policy' :: After months of hints, China announced Friday it will relax its decades-long one-child policy and abolish labor camps in an effort to improve human rights, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/asia/china-one-child-policy/index.html?eref�ition

US: China map 'creates risk of incident' :: The United States warned Saturday that China's military claim to airspace over a disputed island chain creates the risk of "misunderstanding and miscalculation."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/23/world/asia/china-japan-disputed-islands/index.html?eref�ition

Dortmund leave it late, Milan limp into last 16 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/D9NcSzL1HP4/story01.htm

Google executives' planes saved millions in costs due to error - NASA :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BOY2jRMHpts/story01.htm

Pope Francis named Time's Person of the Year :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/gE2zx-_53U8/story01.htm

Ukraine protesters defy police, leaders reject talks with president :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/t_P-lYVI1fw/story01.htm

Madonna ranks No. 1 as music's top earning woman - Forbes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/k2j6YjkRxbE/story01.htm

Syrian refugees hit by Lebanon storm :: The UN is "extremely concerned" for Syrian refugees in Lebanon as a winter storm brings snow, high winds and freezing temperatures to the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25335182#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The billion dollar circus firm :: How Cirque du Soleil won fans around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25311503#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Enter the Japanese 'ninja' home :: CNN's Paula Newton looks at how home owners are spending big money for tiny land and radical design houses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/11/spc-japan-avant-garde-design-homes.cnn.html?eref�ition

Energy bills: Who pays the most in Europe? :: Are UK energy bills really that high?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25200808#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Senate aide held over child porn :: A top Republican senator's chief of staff is arrested on suspicion of possession and distribution of child pornography, the US authorities say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25343158#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pro-sanctions U.S. lawmakers will introduce new Iran bill soon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/X_M1pdxMgmY/story01.htm

Google feeds India and China from data centres next door :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/i5UU78hxAV0/story01.htm

New tech helps drivers avoid bikes :: New tech to help buses avoid collisions
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25316837#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Revenge porn site operator 'defiant' :: A California man accused of running a "revenge porn" website told CNN affiliate KFMB that he hasn't done anything criminal, but that he understands why people are upset and is done with the business.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/11/justice/california-revenge-porn-arrest/index.html?eref�ition

Should you snap a 'selfie' at a funeral? :: Etiquette coach Elaine Swann says the circumstances of the president's selfie with Denmark's PM make it appropriate, but in general there are strict rules about these things
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/11/opinion/swann-selfie-funeral-etiquette/index.html?eref�ition

12-Dec-2013 17:58 Mandela

Op-Ed Columnist: Why Mandela Was Unique :: The world seems to be saying goodbye not only to a great man, but to a unique leader, too.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/11/opinion/friedman-why-mandela-was-unique.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

AP Interview: Interpreter for deaf at Mandela memorial saw 'angels,' has been ... - The Province :: http://www.theprovince.com/life/South%2BAfrica%2Bdeaf%2Bfederation%2Bsays%2Bsigning%2Bstage%2BMandela/9272938/story.html

'Fake' interpreter at Mandela event claims illness - New Straits Times :: http://www.nst.com.my/latest/fake-interpreter-at-mandela-event-claims-illness-1.430182

'Fake' interpreter at Mandela event claims illness - New Straits Times :: http://www.nst.com.my/latest/fake-interpreter-at-mandela-event-claims-illness-1.430182

Interpreter at Mandela Event Was Hallucinating, Saw Angels :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/34bc13ba/sc/40/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cinterpreter0Emandela0Eevent0Ehallucinating0E21189294/story01.htm

South Africa admits mistake over 'schizophrenic' Mandela signer :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/uvkoQpnOT7o/story01.htm

Interpreter for Mandela Event Was Hallucinating, Saw Angels :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/34b234e1/sc/40/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cmandela0Eceremony0Einterpreter0Edeemed0Efake0E21173616/story01.htm

Mandela: His 8 Lessons of Leadership :: As he celebrates his 90th birthday, the world's greatest moral leader reflects on a lifetime of service -- and what the rest of us can learn from it
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1821659,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

The 'terrorist' and the Tories: What did Nelson Mandela really think of Margaret ... - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/politics/the-terrorist-and-the-tories-what-did-nelson-mandela-really-think-of-margaret-thatcher-8990872.html

Nelson Mandela :: As the world's most famous prisoner and, now, his country's leader, he exemplifies a moral integrity that shines far beyond South Africa
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,988171,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

FRANCE - SOUTH AFRICA: Hollande, Sarkozy on separate presidential jets for Mandela's funeral :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131209-hollande-sarkozy-separate-presidential-jets-mandelas-funeral


Mandela

12-Dec-2013 16:54

Sandboarding in the Sahara :: CNN's Ian Lee puts his sandboarding skills to the test in Egypt's Siwa Oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/28/spc-inside-africa-sandboarding-sahara.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: The Art of Building 2013 :: Shortlisted entries for this year's competition
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25220839#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Opinion: Price of school success :: In 2009, Shanghai participated for the first time in the OECD's Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), the tri-annual survey of the world's school systems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/opinion/china-education-jiang-xueqin/index.html?eref�ition

China launches first moon mission :: China launched its first lunar probe early Monday, which, if all goes well, will make it only the third nation -- after the United States and the Soviet Union -- to soft-land on the moon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/01/world/asia/china-lunar-probe/index.html?eref�ition

China's crazy property bubble :: Cui Shufeng is a retired government worker in Beijing. She is one of the lucky homeowners who bought her place long before the housing sector galloped out of reach for the average Chinese salary worker.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/07/business/china-property-bubble/index.html?eref�ition

China's bitcoin boom, bust :: When 23-year-old magazine editor Liu Xinda looked to make his first investment in 2012, he considered the stock market. Many Chinese investors have jumped on the skyrocketing property market, but it was too rich for Liu's blood.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/business/china-bitcoin-frenzy/index.html?eref�ition

U.S.: 'Deep concerns' over air zone :: The United States has "deep concerns" over China's newly declared East China Sea air defense zone, Vice President Joe Biden privately told Chinese President Xi Jinping during his visit to Beijing on Wednesday, according to a pool report citing senior administration officials traveling with the delegation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/world/asia/china-us-japan-tensions/index.html?eref�ition

Fashion and art - new BFFs? :: With over 250 of the world's leading galleries on show and in excess of 50,000 attendees, Art Basel Miami Beach can make a legitimate claim to being America's leading art fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/08/world/art-basel-miami-beach-fashion-art/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are taking part in a backbench debate on Ford and Visteon UK pensioners.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

Learning more about Mars :: NASA Administrator Charles Bolden speaks to News Stream ahead of Maven launch
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2013/11/18/nasa-mars-maven-launch.cnn.html?eref�ition

Drone view of Tacloban :: Karl Penhaul reports from the middle of the Tacloban devastation using a drone camera to get a bird's eye view.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/18/philippines-drone-camera-penhaul.cnn.html?eref�ition

North Korean beer tour? :: Can you see the real North Korea by taking a package tour? Nic Robertson talks to one promoter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/24/nkorea-package-tour.cnn.html?eref�ition

A Bitcoin trip to space? :: Maggie Lake speaks to Virgin Group founder Richard Branson about why he's decided to accept Bitcoin for space travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/11/22/qmb-virgin-galactic-bitcoin-richard-branson-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

China 'to ease one-child policy' :: After months of hints, China announced Friday it will relax its decades-long one-child policy and abolish labor camps in an effort to improve human rights, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/asia/china-one-child-policy/index.html?eref�ition

US: China map 'creates risk of incident' :: The United States warned Saturday that China's military claim to airspace over a disputed island chain creates the risk of "misunderstanding and miscalculation."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/23/world/asia/china-japan-disputed-islands/index.html?eref�ition

Dortmund leave it late, Milan limp into last 16 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/D9NcSzL1HP4/story01.htm

Google executives' planes saved millions in costs due to error - NASA :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BOY2jRMHpts/story01.htm

Pope Francis named Time's Person of the Year :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/gE2zx-_53U8/story01.htm

Ukraine protesters defy police, leaders reject talks with president :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/t_P-lYVI1fw/story01.htm

Madonna ranks No. 1 as music's top earning woman - Forbes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/k2j6YjkRxbE/story01.htm

Syrian refugees hit by Lebanon storm :: The UN is "extremely concerned" for Syrian refugees in Lebanon as a winter storm brings snow, high winds and freezing temperatures to the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25335182#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The billion dollar circus firm :: How Cirque du Soleil won fans around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25311503#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Enter the Japanese 'ninja' home :: CNN's Paula Newton looks at how home owners are spending big money for tiny land and radical design houses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/11/spc-japan-avant-garde-design-homes.cnn.html?eref�ition

Energy bills: Who pays the most in Europe? :: Are UK energy bills really that high?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25200808#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Senate aide held over child porn :: A top Republican senator's chief of staff is arrested on suspicion of possession and distribution of child pornography, the US authorities say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25343158#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pro-sanctions U.S. lawmakers will introduce new Iran bill soon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/X_M1pdxMgmY/story01.htm

Google feeds India and China from data centres next door :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/i5UU78hxAV0/story01.htm

New tech helps drivers avoid bikes :: New tech to help buses avoid collisions
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25316837#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Revenge porn site operator 'defiant' :: A California man accused of running a "revenge porn" website told CNN affiliate KFMB that he hasn't done anything criminal, but that he understands why people are upset and is done with the business.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/11/justice/california-revenge-porn-arrest/index.html?eref�ition

Should you snap a 'selfie' at a funeral? :: Etiquette coach Elaine Swann says the circumstances of the president's selfie with Denmark's PM make it appropriate, but in general there are strict rules about these things
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/11/opinion/swann-selfie-funeral-etiquette/index.html?eref�ition

12-Dec-2013 16:53 Mandela

Op-Ed Columnist: Why Mandela Was Unique :: The world seems to be saying goodbye not only to a great man, but to a unique leader, too.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/11/opinion/friedman-why-mandela-was-unique.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

'Fake' interpreter at Mandela event claims illness - New Straits Times :: http://www.nst.com.my/latest/fake-interpreter-at-mandela-event-claims-illness-1.430182

South Africa admits mistake over 'schizophrenic' Mandela signer :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/uvkoQpnOT7o/story01.htm

Interpreter at Mandela Event Was Hallucinating, Saw Angels :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/34bc13ba/sc/40/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cinterpreter0Emandela0Eevent0Ehallucinating0E21189294/story01.htm

Interpreter for Mandela Event Was Hallucinating, Saw Angels :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/34b234e1/sc/40/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cmandela0Eceremony0Einterpreter0Edeemed0Efake0E21173616/story01.htm

Mandela: His 8 Lessons of Leadership :: As he celebrates his 90th birthday, the world's greatest moral leader reflects on a lifetime of service -- and what the rest of us can learn from it
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1821659,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

The 'terrorist' and the Tories: What did Nelson Mandela really think of Margaret ... - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/politics/the-terrorist-and-the-tories-what-did-nelson-mandela-really-think-of-margaret-thatcher-8990872.html

Nelson Mandela :: As the world's most famous prisoner and, now, his country's leader, he exemplifies a moral integrity that shines far beyond South Africa
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,988171,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

FRANCE - SOUTH AFRICA: Hollande, Sarkozy on separate presidential jets for Mandela's funeral :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131209-hollande-sarkozy-separate-presidential-jets-mandelas-funeral


Mandela

12-Dec-2013 15:49

Sandboarding in the Sahara :: CNN's Ian Lee puts his sandboarding skills to the test in Egypt's Siwa Oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/28/spc-inside-africa-sandboarding-sahara.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: The Art of Building 2013 :: Shortlisted entries for this year's competition
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25220839#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Opinion: Price of school success :: In 2009, Shanghai participated for the first time in the OECD's Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), the tri-annual survey of the world's school systems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/opinion/china-education-jiang-xueqin/index.html?eref�ition

China launches first moon mission :: China launched its first lunar probe early Monday, which, if all goes well, will make it only the third nation -- after the United States and the Soviet Union -- to soft-land on the moon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/01/world/asia/china-lunar-probe/index.html?eref�ition

China's crazy property bubble :: Cui Shufeng is a retired government worker in Beijing. She is one of the lucky homeowners who bought her place long before the housing sector galloped out of reach for the average Chinese salary worker.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/07/business/china-property-bubble/index.html?eref�ition

China's bitcoin boom, bust :: When 23-year-old magazine editor Liu Xinda looked to make his first investment in 2012, he considered the stock market. Many Chinese investors have jumped on the skyrocketing property market, but it was too rich for Liu's blood.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/business/china-bitcoin-frenzy/index.html?eref�ition

U.S.: 'Deep concerns' over air zone :: The United States has "deep concerns" over China's newly declared East China Sea air defense zone, Vice President Joe Biden privately told Chinese President Xi Jinping during his visit to Beijing on Wednesday, according to a pool report citing senior administration officials traveling with the delegation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/04/world/asia/china-us-japan-tensions/index.html?eref�ition

Fashion and art - new BFFs? :: With over 250 of the world's leading galleries on show and in excess of 50,000 attendees, Art Basel Miami Beach can make a legitimate claim to being America's leading art fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/08/world/art-basel-miami-beach-fashion-art/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are taking part in a backbench debate on the fishing industry.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

Learning more about Mars :: NASA Administrator Charles Bolden speaks to News Stream ahead of Maven launch
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2013/11/18/nasa-mars-maven-launch.cnn.html?eref�ition

Drone view of Tacloban :: Karl Penhaul reports from the middle of the Tacloban devastation using a drone camera to get a bird's eye view.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/18/philippines-drone-camera-penhaul.cnn.html?eref�ition

North Korean beer tour? :: Can you see the real North Korea by taking a package tour? Nic Robertson talks to one promoter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/24/nkorea-package-tour.cnn.html?eref�ition

A Bitcoin trip to space? :: Maggie Lake speaks to Virgin Group founder Richard Branson about why he's decided to accept Bitcoin for space travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/11/22/qmb-virgin-galactic-bitcoin-richard-branson-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

China 'to ease one-child policy' :: After months of hints, China announced Friday it will relax its decades-long one-child policy and abolish labor camps in an effort to improve human rights, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/asia/china-one-child-policy/index.html?eref�ition

US: China map 'creates risk of incident' :: The United States warned Saturday that China's military claim to airspace over a disputed island chain creates the risk of "misunderstanding and miscalculation."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/23/world/asia/china-japan-disputed-islands/index.html?eref�ition

Dortmund leave it late, Milan limp into last 16 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/D9NcSzL1HP4/story01.htm

Google executives' planes saved millions in costs due to error - NASA :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BOY2jRMHpts/story01.htm

Pope Francis named Time's Person of the Year :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/gE2zx-_53U8/story01.htm

Ukraine protesters defy police, leaders reject talks with president :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/t_P-lYVI1fw/story01.htm

Madonna ranks No. 1 as music's top earning woman - Forbes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/k2j6YjkRxbE/story01.htm

Syrian refugees hit by Lebanon storm :: The UN is "extremely concerned" for Syrian refugees in Lebanon as a winter storm brings snow, high winds and freezing temperatures to the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25335182#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The billion dollar circus firm :: How Cirque du Soleil won fans around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25311503#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Enter the Japanese 'ninja' home :: CNN's Paula Newton looks at how home owners are spending big money for tiny land and radical design houses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/11/spc-japan-avant-garde-design-homes.cnn.html?eref�ition

Energy bills: Who pays the most in Europe? :: Are UK energy bills really that high?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25200808#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Senate aide held over child porn :: A top Republican senator's chief of staff is arrested on suspicion of possession and distribution of child pornography, the US authorities say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25343158#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pro-sanctions U.S. lawmakers will introduce new Iran bill soon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/X_M1pdxMgmY/story01.htm

Google feeds India and China from data centres next door :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/i5UU78hxAV0/story01.htm

New tech helps drivers avoid bikes :: New tech to help buses avoid collisions
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25316837#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Revenge porn site operator 'defiant' :: A California man accused of running a "revenge porn" website told CNN affiliate KFMB that he hasn't done anything criminal, but that he understands why people are upset and is done with the business.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/11/justice/california-revenge-porn-arrest/index.html?eref�ition

Should you snap a 'selfie' at a funeral? :: Etiquette coach Elaine Swann says the circumstances of the president's selfie with Denmark's PM make it appropriate, but in general there are strict rules about these things
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/11/opinion/swann-selfie-funeral-etiquette/index.html?eref�ition