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Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …

Austria takes harder line on bank secrecy | Reuters

VIENNA (Reuters) - Austrian Chancellor Werner Faymann on Wednesday demanded movement in European Union tax talks with Switzerland and other non-EU countries and linked this to whether Vienna will agree to automatically exchange data on cross-border savings.<p>Austrian Chancellor Werner Faymann of the …

German supermarket's 'supergeil' advert earns superstar status

A 58-year-old performance artist and self-described <i>flâneur</i> has gained celebrity status in Germany thanks to a viral video for the supermarket chain Edeka. The advert follows Friedrich Liechtenstein skipping through the streets of Berlin, puffing on sausages and bathing in a tub full of muesli and …

Putin puts troops in western Russia on alert in drill | Reuters

MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin ordered an urgent drill to test the combat readiness of his armed forces across western Russia on Wednesday, flexing Moscow’s military muscle amid tension with the West over Ukraine.<p>Russia's President Vladimir Putin waves during the closing ceremony for …

Reforms, presidential vote in focus after Romania coalition splits | Reuters

BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Ministers from Romania’s Liberals resigned from the government on Wednesday, a day after the party quit the ruling coalition in a break-up that will trigger a confidence vote and has changed the dynamics of a presidential election in November.<p>Romania's Prime Minister Victor …

Russia puts military on high alert as Crimea protests leave one man dead

The Kremlin ordered major military exercises on Wednesday as concerns about unrest in Ukraine's Crimean peninsula continued to grow and scuffles in the region left one person dead.<p>The Russian president, Vladimir Putin, ordered an urgent drill of his country's armed forces in western Russia, in what …

Scale of suffering at Syrian refugee camp is revealed by photo of huge queue for food

<b>Margot Ellis:</b> Underfunded emergency programmes are limiting relief efforts, which could have far-reaching political consequences<p>Published: 12 Mar 2014<p>Published: 12 Mar 2014<p>Impasse remains as government and opposition sides fail to meet face to face at UN-mediated talks in Geneva<p>Published: 10 Feb …

Gays in Uganda 'At Risk' After Tabloid Publishes List

Gay individuals and those who were said to be gay in a Uganda tabloid report today could be "at risk in their local community," according to a human …