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Family Values Vs. Innovation?: A Friendly "Debate" With Nobel Prize Winner Edmund Phelps

Source: Business Balla | Feb 3 2014, 2:11pm CST | by Forbes

Mass Flourishing: How Grassroots Innovation Created Jobs, Challenge, and Change by Columbia University economics...
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Skydiver Baumgartner nominated for Laureus Sports Award

Source: Business Balla | Jan 9 2013, 8:26am CST | by Luigi Lugmayr

Skydiver Baumgartner nominated for Laureus Sports Award
Rio De Janeiro, Jan 9 (IANS) Austrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner, who became the first human to go through the sound barrier when he made the highest ever freefall from 39km (24 miles) over New Mexico in October, has been nominated for the 2013 Laureus World Action Sportsperson of the Year award, following a vote by the world's media.
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Tunisia's Mellouli named best open water swimmer of the year

Source: Business Balla | Jan 7 2013, 6:20am CST | by Luigi Lugmayr

Tunisia's Mellouli named best open water swimmer of the year
Tunis, Jan 7 (IANS) Tunisia's Olympic swimmer Oussama Mellouli was named best open water swimmer of the year by FINA.
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EU to fund agricultural products affected by Russia's ban
Brussels, Aug 23 (IANS) Experts of the European Union (EU) said Friday that the EU would provide additional funding for agricultural products affected by Russia's food import ban. | by IANS
 
Irish man tests negative for Ebola virus
Dublin, Aug 22 (IANS) Laboratory test samples of an Irish man, who died after recently returning from Africa, have proved negative for Ebola virus, health authorities in Ireland said Friday. | by IANS
 
Soyuz rocket carrying two Galileo satellites lifts off
Brussels, Aug 22 (IANS) A Soyuz rocket carrying two Galileo satellites, the fifth and sixth of Europe's Galileo global satellite navigation system, lifted off from the spaceport in French Guiana Friday, the European Space Agency (ESA) has announced. | by IANS
 
 

World's top international sports stories in 2012 (2012 in Retrospect)

Source: Business Balla | Dec 29 2012, 9:05am CST | by Luigi Lugmayr

World's top international sports stories in 2012 (2012 in Retrospect)
Beijing, Dec 29 (IANS) Top international sports news stories of the year:
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Bolt, Fraser-Pryce shortlisted for Laureus award

Source: Business Balla | Dec 19 2012, 1:52am CST | by Luigi Lugmayr

Bolt, Fraser-Pryce shortlisted for Laureus award
Rio de Janeiro, Dec 19 (IANS/CMC) Top Jamaican sprinters Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce are among the athletes in the running for the prestigious Laureus World Sports Awards 2013.
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Lochte sets new 200m swimming medley record

Source: Business Balla | Dec 15 2012, 1:25am CST | by Luigi Lugmayr

Lochte sets new 200m swimming medley record
Istanbul, Dec 15 (IANS) American swimmer Ryan Lochte set a new world record in the 200 metre individual medley at the world short course championships, winning the title in a time of one minute 49.63 seconds.
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Narine warns against taking Bangladesh lightly
St. George's (Grenada), Aug 23 (IANS/CMC) West Indies off spinner Sunil Narine has cautioned against taking Bangladesh lightly following his side's crushing 177-run victory in the second One-Day International (ODI)...
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Nearly 200,000 killed since start of Syrian crisis: UN
United Nations, Aug 23 (IANS) The UN high commissioner for human rights, Navi Pillay, Friday said that more than 191,000 people have been killed in Syria between March 2011 and April 2014, saying that the ongoing...
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Atletico Madrid beat Real to lift Spanish Supercup
Madrid, Aug 23 (IANS) Atletico Madrid won the Spanish Supercup 2-1 on aggregate following a 1-0 win over Real Madrid in the second leg of the competition in the Vicente Calderon Stadium Friday night. Following a 1-1...
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Hamas attack kills boy in Israel
Jerusalem, Aug 23 (IANS) A four-year-old boy was killed Friday evening by a mortar attack on southern Israel by Hamas, authorities said. The child was killed when a mortar barrage launched from the Gaza Strip hit a...
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Family top priority for Celine Dion
Los Angeles, Aug 23 (IANS) Singer Celine Dion has cancelled all her work engagements indefinitely to stay by her ailing 72-year-old spouse Rene Angelil's side, and to support their sons as family always comes first for...
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Kendall and Kylie Jenner are 'amazing' girls
Kendall and Kylie Jenner's older half-brother insists they have good heads on their shoulders. Brody Jenner, 31, claims he doesn't worry about the teenagers, who are regularly spotted enjoying nights out with friends,...
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Justin Bieber issued warning by police
Justin Bieber has been warned by police not to drive his Can-Am Spyder on the sidewalk again. The 20-year-old singer, who is currently on probation, was accused of ''putting other people's safety in jeopardy'' after he...
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Eva Green finds movie business 'cold'
Los Angeles, Aug 23 (IANS) Actress Eva Green, who finds the film industry "cold", says she always chose parts which made her feel good over those which presented her as a "boring beautiful girl". The 33-year-old, who...
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Mass grave found in Mexico
Mexico City, Aug 23 (IANS) At least nine bodies have been recovered from a mass grave in Tumbiscatio, a municipality in Mexico's troubled state of Michoacan, media reports said Friday. The bodies have yet to be...
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US warns Russia over forcing convoy into Ukraine
Washington, Aug 23 (IANS) The White House warned Russia Friday that sending an aid convoy into eastern Ukraine without Kiev's approval would incur "additional consequences," while Russia insisted that further delay of...
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