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Tunisie , Médias : Al Wataniya 1 dans une nouvelle parure à partir du samedi 14 ... - Tunivisions.net

Tunivisions.net<b><br>Tunisie , Médias : Al Wataniya 1 dans une nouvelle parure à partir du samedi 14 ...</b><b><br>Tunivisions.net</b><br>La chaîne nationale Al <b>Wataniya</b> 1 …

Myanmar's future | The Economist

FOR decades Myanmar was a pariah state, ostracised by the West and ground down by military rule. Yet this country of 64m people, which many know as …

Europe’s Lost Keynesians by Kenneth Rogoff

CAMBRIDGE – There is no magic Keynesian bullet for the eurozone’s woes. But the spectacularly muddle-headed argument nowadays that too much austerity …

The periphery's problem is an incomplete internal devaluation

<i>A recent Free exchange column discusses the European Central Bank's troubles in providing support to peripheral economies (summary here). We are</i> …

Big bills left in the shipping container

I LOVE the history of the shipping container. Nothing could be more confounding to our usual ideas about innovation, stagnation, and …

Constantine's cross

TODAY IS the date when many Christians commemorate Emperor Constantine the Great and his mother Helen, central figures in the late Roman empire's …

Stockholm riots throw spotlight on Swedish inequality

<b>It's hard to discern a pattern in the violence that has wracked the Swedish capital Stockholm for five nights.</b><p>Rioting in the city's suburbs has raised the national debate about immigration, unemployment and social inequality.<p>The cars attacked in the violence are not high-end - not the BMWs and …

OECD

Household spending helps Germany avoid recession

A rise in German consumer spending kept the country out of the jaws of recession, official data confirmed on Friday, though two closely watched surveys suggested activity in Europe's biggest economy had picked up.<p>The 0.8pc rise in German household consumption in the first three months of the year …

Economics

Viewpoint: What do radical Islamists actually believe in?

<b>In the aftermath of the Woolwich attack in which a British soldier was killed, apparently at the hands of Islamist fundamentalists, Quilliam Foundation researcher Dr Usama Hasan argues that moderates must do more to win over Muslim youth.</b><p>For decades in the UK and abroad, Muslim discourse has been …

America's Top Colleges Have a Rich-Kid Problem

The wealthiest schools in the country could have more economic diversity if they wanted it. So why don't they?<p>In case you ever wondered just how much wealthy students dominate America's top colleges, here's a nice illustration from a new report by the Century Foundation. At the most selective …

Bomb blasts, gunfire heard in Afghan capital | DW | 24.05.2013

At least two large explosions shook Kabul's downtown district of Borj-e Sharahah at about 4 p.m. local time on Friday.<p>Smoke was seen rising above the …

Extremism

Sky News - First For Breaking News From The UK And Around The World

Top Stories<p>The Latest News from the UK and Around the World | Sky News<p>Dozens spend the first of two nights out in order to grab the best spots …

Marriage

How Can You Use Big Data? | IBM Big Data & Analytics Hub

One of the key best practices for successful implementation of a big data analytics solution is to validate the business use case for big data. It …

How Google plans to rule the computing world through Chrome

Advertisement<p>47 Comments<p>If you’ve been paying attention lately, you’ll see the signs of a significant disruption in computing. No, I’m not talking …

Marissa Mayer Sorry for “Misstatement” on Professional Photographers

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer found herself in the spotlight earlier this week following a controversial statement made at Flickr’s NYC press event …