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Storm-drenched Hawaii votes in closely watched Democratic primary

Storm-drenched Hawaii votes in closely watched Democratic primary

With cleanup underway from Tropical Storm Iselle and an incoming whirly veering north, Hawaii’s concentration on Saturday shifted to a span of rival primary contests that could reject from bureau dual of a state’s tip Democrats. Gov. Neil Abercrombie, seeking a second term, trailed distant behind state Sen. David Ige in early returns. U.S. Sen. […]

Hurricane Julio 2014 trail to take charge north of Hawaii

Hurricane Julio 2014 trail to take charge north of Hawaii

Now Hawaii has only one storm to watch. Tropical Storm Iselle was downgraded to a vestige low and changed divided from a islands while Hurricane Julio changed closer Saturday on a trail that would take it north of Hawaii. According to a latest advisory (5 p.m. Hawaii time, 10 p.m. CDT) from a Central Pacific Hurricane Center, Julio was […]

Ex-Temasek Manager Welch Starts Asia-Focused Midcap Hedge Fund

Ex-Temasek Manager Welch Starts Asia-Focused Midcap Hedge Fund

Mathew Welch, a former Temasek Holdings Pte handling director, is starting a sidestep account that invests in tiny and midcap firms in Asia’s building markets where he pronounced companies are undervalued. The ACA Asia Dorset Fund already has commitments of $45 million and targets resources underneath supervision of $100 million within a initial year, Welch […]

Girl Lost in South Asia Tsunami Found Alive 10 Years Later

Girl Lost in South Asia Tsunami Found Alive 10 Years Later

HALFWAY AROUND THE WORLD TONIGHT, AN ASTONISHING REUNION FOR A FAMILY IN INDONESIA. A YOUNG GIRL SWEPT AWAY BY THE 2004 TSUNAMI THAT TOOK SO MANY LIVES, INCLUDING THEY THOUGHT, HERS. BUT TEN YEARS LATER SHE’S BEEN INSTEAD FOUND ALIVE. WE GET OUR REPORT TONIGHT FROM NBC’S ANNE CURRY. Reporte ALL THIS MOTHER COULD HOLD […]

The 12-Day Toll of McDonald’s China Meat Scare: Asia Sales Sink 7 Percent

The 12-Day Toll of McDonald’s China Meat Scare: Asia Sales Sink 7 Percent

McDonald’s (MCD) gave warning progressing this week that a food-safety problems that arose in mid-July in China would have a “significant disastrous impact” on sales, certain to mistreat opening in Asia and expected to drag down tellurian numbers for a year. Now it has turn transparent usually how badly a China difficulty has shop-worn a […]

How do conflicts and mercantile expansion go together in Asia?

How do conflicts and mercantile expansion go together in Asia?

Asia’s mercantile arise has been momentous. Since a early 1960s, Asia has grown richer faster than any other segment in a world. In 1990, 56 percent of people in East Asia and 54 percent in South Asia lived on reduction than 1.25 USD a day. By 2010, these rates had depressed to 12 percent and […]

Asia Leaders Stress Cooperation With Russia during Summit

Asia Leaders Stress Cooperation With Russia during Summit

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar—Southeast Asian diplomats pronounced Friday that they won’t vigour Russia over a downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, perplexing to keep an Asian confidence limit that includes Moscow focused on discourse and a need for team-work in an investigation. The 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations lifted a emanate in discussions among themselves Friday […]

Surge in support for Scotland to stay in UK

Surge in support for Scotland to stay in UK

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Remnants of Hurricane Bertha to beat UK with sleet and high winds

Remnants of Hurricane Bertha to beat UK with sleet and high winds

9 Aug 2014 Last updated during 22:02 A motorist was trapped in his automobile for some-more than an hour since of flooding in Cambridgeshire on Friday High winds and complicated sleet are approaching to lash many of a UK as ruins of what was Hurricane Bertha strech a nation early on Sunday. The inclement continue […]

UK assist deliveries in Iraq ‘imminent’

UK assist deliveries in Iraq ‘imminent’

9 Aug 2014 Last updated during 23:31 Please spin on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Unicef’s Juliette Touma says people in a Sinjar plateau are in unfortunate need of food, water, preserve and protection The Royal Air Force (RAF) will start dropping charitable assist reserve in northern Iraq “imminently”, a unfamiliar secretary has said. […]

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