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Ivory Coast get go-ahead to host tie

Ivory Coast get government permission to play their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sierra Leone in Abidjan.


 
 

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Top South America hackers rattle Peru's Cabinet

The Peruvian hackers have broken into military, police, and other sensitive government networks in Argentina, Colombia, [..]


 
 

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Characterizing strontium ruthenate crystals for electrochemical application

(Phys.org) —Summer's heat and humidity bring us to the controls for the air conditioning unit long before we receive a [..]


 
 

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Indian ecologists decry decision on biodiversity hot spot

Government opts for less protective plan to safeguard the species-rich Western Ghats


 
 

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U.S. trained spies for possible Russian invasion of Alaska

Fearing a Russian invasion and occupation of Alaska, the U.S. government in the early Cold War years recruited and trained [..]


 
 

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Telluride: Jon Stewart's 'Rosewater' leavens a somber story with humor

Jon Stewart's "Rosewater" is about a deathly serious subject -- the Iranian government's 2009 imprisonment of Newsweek [..]


 
 

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Britain raises security threat from 'substantial' to 'severe'

Responding to recent events in Syria in Iraq, Britain has upgraded its security threat level to “severe,” the government [..]


 
 

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Hospital food campaigners say new standards are not good enough video

Hospitals will soon be required to offer fresh fruit to patients and reduce salt in meals, among other measures. But Alex [..]


 
 

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GCHQ protest over surveillance case

The first of three days of protest by online activists is due to take place at the UK Government Communications Headquarters [..]


 
 

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Rotherham: police spent 'great deal of time' trying to disprove victim abus

Labour MP John Mann says government should run South Yorkshire if police commissioner Shaun Wright fails to resignA [..]


 
 

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Exclusive: Microsoft CEO Nadella to visit China amid antitrust probe - sour

BEIJING/SEATTLE (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella is set to visit China in late September, [..]


 
 

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Race Against Time: First Human Trials of Ebola Vaccine to Start

The U.S. government and drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline will announce Thursday that they are starting the first human trials of a [..]


 
 

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London transport body to test battery-charging at bus stands

Transport for London (TfL) on Wednesday announced a trial to enable specially designed buses to wirelessly charge their [..]


 
 

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U.S. government to grow 30 times more marijuana this year

The U.S. government has upped the quantity of marijuana it’s growing this year, to more than 1,400 pounds from the [..]


 
 

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California Agrees on Deal to Expand Film and TV Incentive to $330 Million a

The state hopes to win back film production, which dropped by about half in the last 15 years, as a result of incentives [..]

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Libyan rebels, Moammar Kadafi's forces battle for Misurata

Witnesses report intense combat in the rebel-held city of Misurata, with pro-government forces using Libyan civilians as [..]


 
 

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NATO strike kills Kadafi son, Libyan official says

Killed were Saif al Arab Kadafi, 29, and three of Moammar Kadafi's grandchildren, a government spokesman says. He says the [..]


 
 

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Breitbart website posts cartoon of fat, burger-scarfing First Lady

  Andrew Breitbart, at it again? The conservative blogger who is at the center of a lawsuit over a video his site posted [..]


 
 

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Kadafi loyalists, rebels fight for control of Libyan oil facility

Government forces attack a key oil facility and air base in rebel-controlled Port Brega, their first offensive in eastern [..]


 
 

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Unions warned over strike 'trap'

Shadow chancellor Ed Balls urges the unions not to fall into the government's "trap" by striking over plans to reform public [..]


 
 

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Biggest school strikes since 1980s as doubts grow on pension reform

Forecast that cost of pensions will fall in the future leads to row over David Cameron's claim that system could 'go [..]


 
 

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Greek debt: Greece launches massive fire sale as riot police clash with pro

The Greek government said it was putting vast areas of state-owned land on the market to raise £44billion in the next four years.


 
 

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Broadband firms urged to block sex websites to protect children

Government wants BT, Virgin and other internet providers to put access to adult pornography on 'opt-in' basisInternet [..]


 
 

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Syria holds local elections as deadly clashes reportedly continue

The government says the voting is part of a series of reforms in response to protests, but the opposition calls it a [..]


 
 

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‘American Gangster’ Frank Lucas faces jail for allegedly bilking feds 

The ending of “American Gangster,” the movie about a Harlem heroin kingpin starring Denzel Washington, might need a rewrite. [..]


 
 

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Bin the best-before label, not the food | Mina Holland

The proliferation of date labels encourages waste – and amounts to a government-endorsed validation of our food [..]


 
 

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Kat Dennings says her 'Thor' character is 'very Scooby Doo'

In a film populated by noble warriors, blue frost giants, and dour government agents, Kat Dennings plays a sort of [..]


 
 

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Obama welcomes era of 'equal partnership' with Iraq

The president marks 'the end of this war' with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Maliki at the White House. Numerous challenges and [..]


 
 

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Oil and Gas Pipeline Accidents in the US 2006-2009 Data

From 2006 through 2009 U.S. oil and gas pipeline accidents killed 56 people, caused $1.2 billion in property damage and [..]


 
 

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Libya militias given deadline to disarm and leave Tripoli

Armed groups from the Libyan cities of Misurata and Zintan are among the most powerful still in the Libyan capital. There is [..]

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David Cameron: even my family is worried by NHS reforms

Prime minister makes admission during visit to London hospital in face of opposition to GPs policyDavid Cameron spoke [..]


 
 

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Japan Stimulus to Boost Science

Government plan to reinvigorate economy will float some research boats


 
 

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Government posts surprise deficit in July after borrowing £239m

Economists had expected £50m surplus but ONS data shows 2014 borrowing so far is £9.4bn higher than at same point in [..]


 
 

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Sheffield gets a taste of cold steel as spending cuts hit

The city's financial plight is set to affect a devastating range of local services. Kevin Meagher reports on the range of [..]


 
 

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France thrown into political turmoil after government dissolved

PM Manuel Valls told to form new government after minister's call to end austerity policies imposed by Germany triggers [..]


 
 

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Banks and bonuses: gaming the public | Editorial

George Osborne suggested he could withhold government work from miscreant banks - now it is time for action"They had a [..]


 
 

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'Buddy' scheme to give more multinationals access to ministers

Controversial scheme which gives corporations privileged government access to be extended to a total of up to 80 firmsThe [..]


 
 

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Charities' silence on government policy is tantamount to collusion | Zoe Wi

Charities that surrender campaigning voices to safeguard government contracts leave us chasing the shadows of disasterA [..]


 
 

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GCSE results prove success of sponsored academies, says government

League tables appear to show sponsored academy schools are generating more rapid improvements than overall averageThe [..]


 
 

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Historians warn minister: hands off our academic freedoms

Proposals by David Willetts are condemned by coalition of academic groups for giving universities a 'stranglehold' over [..]


 
 

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Millions of cash-strapped families could be hit with council tax hikes as j

Local government secretary Eric Pickles referred to some councils trying to hike bills as 'democracy dodgers', accusing [..]


 
 

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Millions 'face council tax rise'

Up to two million of the poorest households in England face an increase in their council tax, the Local Government [..]


 
 

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Olympic legacy damaged by cuts, warn Tania and Mo Farah

Double Olympic gold medallist's partner hails benefit of grassroots sport, saying cutbacks are counterproductiveThe wife of [..]


 
 

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Pemex blast caused by methane gas

Manmade explosives ruled out as cause of blast that killed at least 37 people at Mexican oil company facilityA deadly blast [..]


 
 

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UK deficit reduction will need big tax rises after next election, experts w

Institute for Fiscal Studies warns £64bn deficit needs more than public spending cuts – tax rises of £10bn-12bn needed [..]