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    Students use computer keys for Steve Jobs portrait
    Nov28

    Students use computer keys for Steve Jobs portrait

    stevejobs.jpg A Ukrainian university student has created a portrait of late Apple founder Steve Jobs out of keyboards. Photo: Reuters screen-grab. Three Ukrainian IT students have paid tribute to late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs by making his portrait with computer keyboard keys. …read more Source: Otago Daily...

    The Fake News Fake Story
    Nov28

    The Fake News Fake Story

    “Fake stories” are in the news. The narrative goes something like this: fabricated accounts that misrepresent “the truth” are proliferating on the internet, and once they appear on a social networking site, they are frequently spread far and wide, often doing serious damage along the way to whatever or whomever was the target of the initial...

    Conservative Fillon wins French presidential primary
    Nov28

    Conservative Fillon wins French presidential primary

    PARIS: Francois Fillon, a conservative reformist promising to shrink the French state, on Sunday clinched the rightwing nomination for next year’s presidential election with a resounding victory over his rival Alain Juppe. Ex-prime minister Fillon, 62, will now become a favourite to be France’s next leader after winning the US-style...

    Conservative Fillon wins French presidential primary
    Nov28

    Conservative Fillon wins French presidential primary

    PARIS: Francois Fillon, a conservative reformist promising to shrink the French state, on Sunday clinched the rightwing nomination for next year’s presidential election with a resounding victory over his rival Alain Juppe. Ex-prime minister Fillon, 62, will now become a favourite to be France’s next leader after winning the US-style...

    Brexit on the agenda as British PM welcomes Polish delegation
    Nov28

    Brexit on the agenda as British PM welcomes Polish delegation

    LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May (pix) on Monday welcomes her Polish counterpart Beata Szydlo to Downing Street, where Brexit will be high on the agenda of talks with ministers. The high-level meeting will see the Polish and British leaders accompanied by a total of 14 ministers, in what London described as the first such meeting of its...

    Conservative Fillon wins French presidential primary
    Nov28

    Conservative Fillon wins French presidential primary

    PARIS: Francois Fillon, a conservative reformist promising to shrink the French state, on Sunday clinched the rightwing nomination for next year’s presidential election with a resounding victory over his rival Alain Juppe. Ex-prime minister Fillon, 62, will now become a favourite to be France’s next leader after winning the US-style...

    Giant new dome set to keep Chernobyl safe for generations
    Nov28

    Giant new dome set to keep Chernobyl safe for generations

    CHERNOBYL, Ukraine: The world´s largest metal moveable structure will be unveiled on Tuesday over the Chernobyl nuclear power plant´s doomed fourth reactor in Ukraine to ensure the safety of future generations across Europe. The giant arch — nearly as long as two football pitches and taller than New York´s Statue of Liberty — will...

    Saakashvili urges Ukrainians to rise up against government
    Nov28

    Saakashvili urges Ukrainians to rise up against government

    (ChinaPost.com.tw) – Some 2,000 people gathered in central Kiev on Sunday to support a call by ex regional governor Mikheil Saakashvili — also a former president of Georgia — to rise up against the Ukrainian government. …read more Source: The China...

    Francois Fillon wins conservative presidential primary in France
    Nov28

    Francois Fillon wins conservative presidential primary in France

    (Charles Platiau/Reuters) PARIS — Francois Fillon won France’s first-ever conservative presidential primary Sunday after promising drastic free-market reforms and a crackdown on immigration and Islamic extremism, beating a more moderate rival who had warned of encroaching populism. “President! President!” chanted the former prime...

    Eastern Ukraine Separatists Ban Czech Aid Group
    Nov28

    Eastern Ukraine Separatists Ban Czech Aid Group

    A Czech-based humanitarian organization, People In Need, says it has been banned from operating in the Donetsk area of eastern Ukraine by Russia-backed separatists there. In a November 26 statement, …read more Source: Big News...