Bassam Salih

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James Bond needs $5 million to hold a Sony phone, and he still doesn't like it

Leaked Sony emails reveal dispute over product placement<p>James Bond doesn't work for free. He isn't just some gun for hire. He has standards, and values, and if you want him to use your smartphone in a movie you better come prepared with "a solid financial proposal." Because if Bond doesn't think …

Hundreds 'locked in hold' of boat capsized off Libya

A smuggler's boat crammed with hundreds of people overturned off Libya's coast as rescuers approached, causing what could be the Mediterranean's deadliest known migrant tragedy and intensifying pressure on the European Union to finally meet demands for decisive action.<p>Survivor accounts of the …

Shares gain on China stimulus; Greece worries weigh on euro | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Equity markets rebounded on Monday after China took steps to stimulate its economy and Wall Street also rose on corporate earnings, while the euro weakened further on worries about Greece.<p>Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange April 17, 2015. REUTERS/Brendan …

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A warped, edge-on spiral galaxy

In celebration of the Hubble Space Telescope’s 25th anniversary, coming up this week, an image captured by the telescope in 2001.<p>The Hubble Space …

جدل يمزق مصر مع إطلاق "مليونية خلع الحجاب" | DW | 18.04.2015

تشهد مصر جدلا شديدا مستمرا حول موضوع الحجاب الذي بدأ الظهور في مصر منذ سبعينات القرن الماضي وتنامى انتشاره بشكل ملحوظ على مدار العقدين الأخيرين ، حيث …