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Fever Ray 'When I Grow Up'

Nelson Mandela discharged from South Africa hospital

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/968000/968013_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524674503_fdd2ec132cbd2485e191eea6aeedc174<p><b>Nelson Mandela has spent his first night at home after being discharged from hospital where he was being treated for pneumonia.</b><p>In a statement, South …

Nelson Mandela's life and times

<b>Nelson Mandela is one of the world's most revered statesmen, who led the struggle to replace the apartheid regime of South Africa with a multi-racial democracy.</b><p>Jailed for 27 years, he emerged in 1990 to become the country's first black president four years later and to play a leading role in the …

BBC News - Audio slideshow: Long walk to freedom

<b>It is 20 years since the South African authorities agreed to free Nelson Mandela - the man who would lead the struggle to end the country's policy of racial segregation, and create a multi-racial democracy.</b><p>Using the BBC archives, see how he left behind his cell of 27 years, to become South Africa's …

The battle for Nelson Mandela's legacy

<b>While South Africa's political icon Nelson Mandela is set to celebrate his 92nd birthday on Sunday, his relatives and colleagues are becoming increasingly involved in bitter feuds for control of his name because of the political and economic riches it carries.</b><p>The disputes are taking place at …

The Rutgers Scandal Now Has an F.B.I. Extortion Investigation

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>If you had an extortion investigation in your "what twists the Rutgers basketball scandal will take …

Iran nuclear talks end with two sides 'far apart on substance'

Talks between Iran and six world powers ended in apparent failure on Saturday, with seemingly no progress made towards agreement over Tehran's …

Ukrainian leader Yanukovych pardons Tymoshenko ally

<b>Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has pardoned an ex-interior minister serving a four-year prison sentence for embezzlement and abuse of office.</b><p>Yuri Lutsenko was a close ally of former Prime Minister, Yulia Tymoshenko, who is herself serving a seven-year sentence for abuse of power.<p>A top EU …

Hillary's Two Big Initial Decisions: Old Guard vs. Millennials, and Big vs. Lean Campaign Team

If she remains healthy, Hillary Clinton will be the next president of the United States. This observation has nothing to do with polls or policies. It has everything to do with the last four years in which: a) she attained independent (of Bill) accolades for an extraordinary tenure as Secretary of …

Google Paid This Man $100 Million: Here's His Story

Two years ago, Twitter was in disarray.<p>On April 14, 2011, Fortune's Jessi Hempel blasted Twitter for failing to launch exciting new products, generate meaningful revenues, or hang on to executive talent.<p>None of this was news to Twitter's board members or CEO Dick Costolo, of course.<p>They'd spent the …

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Protecting Yourself From Japanese Insanity

I’d hate to say it but this time really is different. Never before has there been coordinated global money printing of the scale of today. Ever. Japan intends to double its money in circulation in just two years. This is incredible stuff. But it only mimics the U.S. Federal Reserve which has …

Mozilla announces new web payment mechanism to debut on Firefox OS

Mozilla is working on a new JavaScript API, first appearing in the Firefox OS, that will make it easy for people to pay for digital goods and services on the web, either using a credit card, or by adding the purchase to their monthly carrier bills. According to a blog post from Firefox OS engineer …

What We Didn't Know About the Start of America's Drone War Killed Thousands

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The details of the bloody back-room deal between Pakistani and American officials that led to the …

India's Ambani brothers sign deal on telecoms

<b>India's richest man Mukesh Ambani and his brother Anil, who have battled over their father's businesses, have signed a $200m (£142m) telecoms deal.</b><p>Correspondents have described the deal as a move towards reconciliation between the billionaire brothers.<p>Under the deal, separate telecom companies run …