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    Russian energy minister ‘hopes to sign Ukraine gas deal Thursday’
    Oct30

    Russian energy minister ‘hopes to sign Ukraine gas deal Thursday’

    Moscow (AFP) – Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said he hoped to sign a gas deal with Ukraine later on Thursday as he arrived in Brussels for EU-brokered talks.”We hope that today all our agreements will be formalised with the signing of the necessary documents,” Novak was quoted as saying by the RIA Novosti news...

    One Stock Is Responsible For 120 Points Of The Dow Rally
    Oct30

    One Stock Is Responsible For 120 Points Of The Dow Rally

    Markets are rallying. After spending much of the morning in the red, the S&P 500 is now up 13 points (0.6%). The Dow is up a whopping 177 points (1.0%). This is largely due to Visa’s 9.7% surge after reporting strong earnings. Because it’s a price-weighted index, the 20-point rally in the Visa is adding a full 128 points to the...

    Ukraine’s Last Chance
    Oct30

    Ukraine’s Last Chance

    In Ukraine, outsiders pushing for necessary reforms fear inaction could lead to a failed state. …read more Source:...

    Britain and 4 Central European nations condemn proposed rebel vote in eastern Ukraine
    Oct30

    Britain and 4 Central European nations condemn proposed rebel vote in eastern Ukraine

    The foreign ministers of four Central European countries and Britain have condemned a plan by pro-Russia insurgents in eastern Ukraine to hold local elections. …read more Source: FOX...

    Central Europe, Britain oppose Ukraine rebel vote
    Oct30

    Central Europe, Britain oppose Ukraine rebel vote

    BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — The foreign ministers of four Central European countries and Britain have condemned a plan by pro-Russia insurgents in eastern Ukraine to hold local elections. In a common statement Thursday after their meeting in Bratislava, the ministers called the vote set for Sunday “illegitimate” and said it breached a...

    Peter Singer: ‘We Need To Be More Cautious With Our Caution’
    Oct30

    Peter Singer: ‘We Need To Be More Cautious With Our Caution’

    Peter Singer is the world’s most prominent and controversial moral philosopher. He talked with Lars Mensel and Max Tholl about techno-skepticism, trash TV, and why our becoming less human might ultimately save humanity.The European: Mr. Singer, do we have a healthy relationship with technology? Singer: A question that broad really...

    Central Europe, Britain oppose Ukraine rebel vote
    Oct30

    Central Europe, Britain oppose Ukraine rebel vote

    BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — The foreign ministers of four Central European countries and Britain have condemned a plan by pro-Russia insurgents in eastern Ukraine to hold local elections…. …read more Source: Associated...

    EU’s Barroso believes Russia/Ukraine gas deal struck
    Oct30

    EU’s Barroso believes Russia/Ukraine gas deal struck

    European Commission President Barroso said he believed the EU had brokered a deal on gas supplies between Russia and Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Homeless at risk in war-torn eastern Ukraine as winter sets in
    Oct30

    Homeless at risk in war-torn eastern Ukraine as winter sets in

    With temperatures below freezing, damage to critical infrastructure and lack of adequate shelter for the newly homeless could mean death for many. …read more Source: Toronto...

    Why Russia and China See Eye-To-Eye on Cybersecurity
    Oct30

    Why Russia and China See Eye-To-Eye on Cybersecurity

    This article first appeared in Kommersant and was translated into English by Worldcrunch.By Elena Chernenko, Vladislav Novyii and Ivan Safronov MOSCOW — During President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Beijing next month, he is expected to seal a bilateral agreement on cybersecurity between Russia and China, according to a source close to...