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A Tourist in North Korea - The Atlantic

30/10/2014 13.56 h.

The Atlantic

A Tourist in North Korea
The Atlantic
It was early summer, a time for rice planting and balmy weather, yet North Korea's first ski resort was open. Masikryong is a complex of nine slopes, imported ski lifts, and grand ambitions to host international tournaments. The nine-floor chalet had a ...
North Korea executes 10 officials for watching South Korean soap operasFox News
What a vacation to North Korea is really likeCNBC
UN human rights report says it's time to hold North Korea to account — in courtWashington Post
Telegraph.co.uk -Business Insider -Reuters
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Sri Lanka Landslide's Toll Is Lower Than Previously Thought, Officials Say - New York Times

30/10/2014 14.01 h.

Aljazeera.com

Sri Lanka Landslide's Toll Is Lower Than Previously Thought, Officials Say
New York Times
People gathered to look at a list of names of survivors of a mudslide at a relief center in the Badulla district, about 140 miles east of Colombo. Credit Eranga Jayawardena/Associated Press. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story.
Hope fades for Sri Lanka mudslide survivorsAljazeera.com
Rains hamper Sri Lanka mudslide tragedy search effortYahoo News
Hundreds feared buried after Sri Lanka mudslideFox News
The Guardian -CNN -Businessweek
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The revolution is over - The Economist

30/10/2014 13.41 h.

The Economist

The revolution is over
The Economist
TALKS to curb Iran's nuclear programme have less than a month to run. Even now, after 12 years of sporadic argument, Iran insists that it wants civilian nuclear power and not a bomb. But nobody really believes that. If the talks break down, atomic ...

Allegations of Mass SAT Cheating Delay Test Scores in China and South Korea - TIME

30/10/2014 11.59 h.

TIME

Allegations of Mass SAT Cheating Delay Test Scores in China and South Korea
TIME
Students in China and South Korea who took the SAT on Oct. 11 will have their test scores delayed. More. Chinese and South Korean SAT Students Face Nervous Wait After Scores Delayed. All students living in China and South Korea who took the SAT on ...

Bosch chief wants labour reforms in India - Times of India

31/10/2014 06.44 h.

Moneycontrol.com

Bosch chief wants labour reforms in India
Times of India
BANGALORE: Volkmar Denner, chairman of the Euro 46-billion Bosch Group, said India needs to undertake urgent labour reforms to help boost productivity and enjoy a competitive edge in manufacturing, within the Asian landscape. Given the many free ...
Bosch aiming at doubling sales in India by 2020Economic Times

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N. Korea to quarantine foreigners over Ebola fears - USA TODAY

30/10/2014 15.26 h.

USA TODAY

N. Korea to quarantine foreigners over Ebola fears
USA TODAY
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korean officials announced they will quarantine foreigners for 21 days over fears of the spread of the Ebola virus. An announcement distributed to foreign diplomatic missions in Pyongyang said that, regardless of ...

Bhutan: A Higher State of Being - New York Times (blog)

30/10/2014 15.36 h.

New York Times (blog)

Bhutan: A Higher State of Being
New York Times (blog)
In the vertiginous mountains of the South Asian nation, where happiness is akin to holiness, bicycling has become much more than a national pastime. It's a spiritual journey. Photo. A rider in the Tour of the Dragon, a 166.5-mile, one-day bike race ...

China Is Very, Very, Very, Very Big - Bloomberg View

30/10/2014 17.59 h.

Bloomberg View

China Is Very, Very, Very, Very Big
Bloomberg View
Larry Summers and Lant Pritchett have written a paper predicting a Chinese growth slowdown. In 2013, Barry Eichengreen, Donghyun Park, and Kwanho Shin wrote a paper with much the same message, which accurately predicted the recent Chinese ...

Angelo Mathews expects tough India tour - ESPNcricinfo.com

30/10/2014 09.33 h.

ESPNcricinfo.com

Angelo Mathews expects tough India tour
ESPNcricinfo.com
No one has scored 5k runs at his age & quickest to reach 1k & 5k runs! His unbeaten 174* is the highest score ever played by a SL @ his age (2nd highest in SL ODI batting history). Highest number of 200+ partnerships is a World Record! UT overall total ...

EconomyBank of Japan expands its monetary stimulus - Financial Times

31/10/2014 05.55 h.

Bloomberg

EconomyBank of Japan expands its monetary stimulus
Financial Times
Japan's central bank has given in to calls to crank up its monetary stimulus programme as the early gains from prime minister Shinzo Abe's economic revival campaign have faded. The BoJ said in a statement that it would expand the country's monetary ...
Yen Plunges as Japan Stocks Jump on Bank of Japan Stimulus; Gold RetreatsBloomberg
Japan expands stimulus to spur recoveryU.S. News & World Report
Japan shares soar, yen skids after BOJ stuns with more easing stepsReuters

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