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Nobel Prize Awards

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  • Exclusive: With Suu Kyi blocked, her Myanmar party eyes ex-general for president

    YANGON (Reuters) - Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) will go into next year's parliamentary election in Myanmar with no candidate for president and might even support a former general from the pro-military ruling party, NLD...
  • Ex-BBC DJ Dave Lee Travis convicted of indecent assault

    LONDON, Sept 23 (Reuters) - Dave Lee Travis, one of Britain's best-known radio DJs in the 1970s and 1980s who counted Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi among his fans, was found guilty on Tuesday of indecently assaulting a television researcher. The 69-year-old...
  • 5774 Year in review

    September 2013 The United States and Russia reach a deal to rid Syria of its arsenal of chemical weapons, promoting Jewish groups to suspend their efforts lobbying for U.S. strikes against Damascus. Rabbi Philip Berg, founder of the Kabbalah Centre in...
  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez e-books coming soon

    Gabriel Garcia Marquez e-books coming soon
    Nine books by Gabriel Garcia Marquez will be released as English-language e-books for the first time. American Spanish-speakers will get twice as much Garcia Marquez: 18 of his works will be released as e-books in Spanish. Garcia Marquez, who died in...
  • Celebrate Banned Books Week with the 10 most-challenged books

    Every year kids go to school or the library and bring back books that make some parents raise their eyebrows. Such language! Boy wizards! Sexual situations! Underpants! There are formal complaints lodged -- more than you might expect in 2014. The...
  • Modern Etiquette: Meetings still matter

    (Reuters) - Pay no attention to sceptics who claim that meetings are nothing more than an irritant. Meetings - and your meeting manners - are vitally important, especially in our ever-changing business environment. For better or worse, we learn and make...
  • Chinese Internet Giant Tencent Launches Film Production Unit

    HONG KONG - Tencent, the giant Chinese Internet firm which operates WeChat and the QQ messaging service, has unveiled plans to become a film producer. Its new unit Tencent Movies+ has a slate of seven feature films in development. One is an adaptation of...
  • Ig Nobel Prize winners stop bleeding with pork, make sausage from poop

    Would you eat sausage made with bacteria from dirty diapers? Do you fear your cat is making you depressed? Did the “Grilled Cheesus” episode of “Glee” make you wonder whether Finn had lost his marbles? Scientists have done the...
  • Pope's Albania visit prompts long-awaited facelift for Tirana square

    TIRANA (Reuters) - Pope Francis has worked a small miracle in Albania even before his arrival here on Sunday -- spurring bitter political foes to join forces to spruce up the rundown square where he will celebrate Mass. Since communism crumbled in 1990,...
  • 'Masters of Sex' recap: Bloody fight leads to breakthrough

    'Masters of Sex' recap: Bloody fight leads to breakthrough
    A violent confrontation with his younger sibling results in a psychological breakthrough for Dr. William Masters (Michael Sheen) on “Below the Belt,” Episode 210 of Showtime’s “Masters of Sex.” The altercation begins after...
  • Reality impinges on Obama's Middle East strategy [Commentary]

    Reality impinges on Obama's Middle East strategy [Commentary]
    The strategy President Barack Obama has laid out to "degrade and ultimately destroy" the new Middle East terrorist peril reveals him as a man divided between combating the immediate threat and persevering in his determination get this country off "a...