Daily Archives: October 4, 2015

MSF ‘disgust’ at Afghan hospital claims


MSF ‘disgust’ at Afghan hospital claims http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-34440965

From France 24 :


A Paris survival guide to cultural all-nighter

http://f24.my/1FM4h2l

Islamic State ‘blows up Palmyra arch’


Islamic State ‘blows up Palmyra arch’

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-34440759

Investors brace for stocks to fall again ahead of earnings


http://finance.yahoo.com/news/investors-brace-stocks-fall-again-112031064.html
The global market volatility of the past month that sent U.S. stocks to their worst quarter in four years shows no signs of letting up just because the calendar turned to October. Investors say they are bracing for another leg down in the S&P 500 stock index despite its positive showing last week by increasing cash and other defensive positions in their portfolios. “Do I think we go into a bear market?

Paying CEOs fat bonuses for stock performance doesn’t work — Cornell study


http://finance.yahoo.com/news/surprise–paying-ceos-for-stock-performance-doesn-t-help-companies–cornell-183854141.html
Offering bonuses to a CEO to improve shareholder returns doesn’t improve the company’s performance, according to a new study by Cornell University and consultants Pearl Meyer & Partners.

Saudi Aramco Cuts Crude Pricing to Asia, U.S. Amid Weak Demand


http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-10-04/saudi-aramco-cuts-crude-pricing-to-asia-u-s-amid-weak-demand?cmpid=yhoo
Saudi Arabia cut pricing for November oil sales to Asia and the U.S. as the world’s largest crude exporter seeks to keep its barrels competitive with rival suppliers amid sluggish demand. Saudi Arabia boosted output to a record 10.48 million barrels a day in June, according to the International Energy Agency.

Nome, Alaska: ‘The spring water is as hot as I can bear. The effect is miraculous’


Nome, Alaska: ‘The spring water is as hot as I can bear. The effect is miraculous’

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Nome, Alaska: ‘The spring water is as hot as I can bear. The effect is miraculous’


Nome, Alaska: ‘The spring water is as hot as I can bear. The effect is miraculous’

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South Carolina governor Nikki Haley: floods are region’s ‘worst in 1,000 years’


South Carolina governor Nikki Haley: floods are region’s ‘worst in 1,000 years’

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‘We were paying to poison our kids’: lead in Michigan city’s water hits children


‘We were paying to poison our kids’: lead in Michigan city’s water hits children

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Russia’s intervention lifts Syria crisis to new level


Russia’s intervention lifts Syria crisis to new level http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-34418849

Assad warns of Mid-East destruction


Assad warns of Mid-East destruction http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-34438993

China biker held for clocking 237km/h


China biker held for clocking 237km/h http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-34439145

Haze health fears shut Malaysia schools


Haze health fears shut Malaysia schools http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-34438189

From France 24 :


Israel restricts Palestinian access to Jerusalem Old City

http://f24.my/1QRCgXu

US investigates Afghan hospital bombing


US investigates Afghan hospital bombing http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-34437106