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What can we do if the financial world is dead? Positive Interest and negative interest 
I know the financial world is built on pack of cards. All virtual things - virtual currency without intrinsic value; virtual trades based on notional value; virtual balance sheets with the so called flimsy market value; fluctuating currency - all nimble footed.

The main reason for my fear is all of them are good as much as they are for transaction purpose; but when the word CREDIT comes,then it becomes bit... Read More    Add Comment

>>   US politics
President Obama Strikes a Pose at Coast Guard Graduation 
NBCNews.com - 5/21/2015
He's no Sean Connery or Daniel Craig. But President Obama gets points for honoring a graduating Coast Guard cadet's request to strike a "James Bond" pose for the camera on the graduate's big day. For     Add Comment

Obama lashed after Ramadi takeover 
CNN - 5/21/2015
Jeb Bush blames Iraq unrest on Obama By Ashley Killough, CNN Following a rough week, Jeb Bush on Wednesday tried to aim the spotlight away from the decision to go into Iraq and focused it instead on     Add Comment

Jeb Bush: Obama 'abandoned' Iraq 
CNN - 5/21/2015
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Paid late, some ex-staffers of White House hopeful Fiorina won't sign on again 
CNBC - 5/21/2015
again@ NEW YORK, May 21 (Reuters) - Politics has a well-known revolving door, with candidates often rehiring consultants, strategists and vendors as they move from one campaign to the next.     Add Comment

Ex-CIA official: War with China a 'risk' 
CNN - 5/21/2015
Fmr. CIA Official: War with China is a 'risk'    Add Comment

The conservative case against picking on unions, courtesy of Missouri Republicans 
Washington Post - 5/21/2015
State Sen. Wayne Wallingford, R-Cape Girardeau, carries stacks of papers from his desk off the Senate floor after the body adjured early, Friday, May 15, 2015, in Jefferson City, Mo. Conceding that nothing     Add Comment
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>>   US security
VIDEO: The US Navy has a railgun that can shoot through steel plates at six times  
Business Insider Australia - 5/21/2015
The US Navy has been developing an insanely powerful railgun, which it hopes will eventually replace the massive deck guns currently fitted aboard its ships. There are plans to deploy a prototype electromagnetic     Add Comment

Bin Laden's books: Notable works and author reactions 
CBS News - 5/21/2015
The Office of the Director of National Intelligence on Wednesday released a list of 39 English-language books recovered during the 2011 Navy SEAL raid of the compound in Pakistan where al Qaeda leader     Add Comment

China navy warns U.S. spy plane in South China Sea - CNN 
Reuters India - 5/21/2015
REUTERS - The Chinese navy warned a U.S. surveillance plane flying over artificial islands that Beijing is creating in the disputed South China Sea to leave the area eight times, according to CNN, which     Add Comment

Chinese navy warns US spy plane patrolling above disputed islands – report 
Kicker Daily News - 5/21/2015
A US surveillance aircraft on a patrol mission over the South China Sea was reportedly warned by Chinese navy at least eight times during its reconnaissance on Wednesday, reports CNN . The incident     Add Comment

Rand Paul Filibusters for 10 Hours Over NSA Spying 
ABC News - 5/21/2015
Sen. Rand Paul gives an extended speech opposing the PATRIOT Act on the Senate floor in Washington, May 20, 2015. ABC News Sen. Rand Paul, R-Kentucky, wrapped up his so-called "filibuster"     Add Comment

Rand Paul took over the Senate floor for more than 10 hours to protest NSA spying 
Business Insider Australia - 5/21/2015
For more than 10 and a half hours, Senator Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) occupied the Senate floor in an attempt to halt the renewal of a controversial American national security program. On Wednesday afternoon,     Add Comment
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>>   Australia
US to take in Rohingya refugees while Australia closes its door to them 
Kicker Daily News - 5/21/2015
Photo Credit: Voa News Thousands of Rohingya (Roh-hin-gah) Muslim minority people fled Myanmar (formerly Burma) to escape persecution and grinding poverty onboard rickety fishing boats with hopes     Add Comment

India's Strides Arcolab to buy some Australia drug assets from Aspen Pharmacare 
Reuters UK - 5/21/2015
MUMBAI May 21 Indian drugmaker Strides Arcolab Ltd said on Thursday it has agreed to buy a generic drugs business in Australia from South Africa's Aspen Pharmacare Holdings Ltd for about A$380 million     Add Comment

VIVID SYDNEY SNEAK PEEK PHOTOS: The amazing water and light sculpture in Darling  
Business Insider Australia - 5/21/2015
Vivid Sydney, the world’s largest festival of light, music and ideas, kicks off on Friday night, but for those who can’t wait, one of the crowd favourites, the laser-fountain water theatre in Darling     Add Comment

There's ant butter, bone marrow marmalade, cricket sprinkles and feral goat pies  
Business Insider Australia - 5/21/2015
With so many people out there who don’t eat this or that — myself included — being a food rebel who eats everything is now a “thing”. At the TedX Sydney event hosted by the Sydney Opera House these     Add Comment

Here are all the Australian cars affected by the massive airbag recall 
Business Insider Australia - 5/21/2015
Faulty airbags that can shoot out shrapnel are the reason 53 million cars, including more than 500,000 in Australia, are being recalled around the world. The global recall was issued after Japanese     Add Comment

Finally there's a way to invest your pesky change in the stock market 
Business Insider Australia - 5/21/2015
Small change, over time, can add up. But a dollar here and a dollar there doesn’t usually make it into our savings accounts, or investment plans. A joint venture between Instreet Investments and     Add Comment
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>>   India
India lands fighter jet on highway 
BBC - 5/21/2015
India air force lands fighter jet on Yamuna expressway 21 May 2015 From the section India The jet fighter landed on an expressway near Delhi India has successfully landed a jet fighter on an     Add Comment

India's Strides Arcolab to buy some Australia drug assets from Aspen Pharmacare 
Reuters UK - 5/21/2015
MUMBAI May 21 Indian drugmaker Strides Arcolab Ltd said on Thursday it has agreed to buy a generic drugs business in Australia from South Africa's Aspen Pharmacare Holdings Ltd for about A$380 million     Add Comment

UPDATE 2-Malaysia PM aims to shore up support with new growth plan 
Reuters India - 5/21/2015
* Expects 5 to 6 pct average annual GDP until 2020 * Dependence on oil to decline to 15.5 pct of revenue by 2020 * Government total debt projected to drop to 45 percent by 2020 (Recasts, adds quotes,     Add Comment

Mother places advertisement for a groom for her gay son in India 
Kicker Daily News - 5/21/2015
NEW DELHI- Homosexuality in India is illegal but a 57-year-old mother ignored the possible consequences when she placed an advertisement seeking for a groom for her son, ABC-CBN reported. Padma Iyer     Add Comment

Most Indian Stocks Fall as Tata Steel Tumbles on Quarterly Loss 
La Repubblica - 5/21/2015
(Bloomberg) -- Most Indian stocks fell, with the benchmark index trading near a four-week high, as metalmakers slid after Tata Steel Ltd. reported a loss that was bigger than analysts’ estimates. Tata     Add Comment

India Rupee Gains Most in a Week as Dollar Drops on Fed Minutes 
Bloomberg - 5/21/2015
India’s rupee rose the most in a week as signs the Federal Reserve will delay raising interest rates boosted demand for emerging-market assets. The rupee gained 0.2 percent to 63.7063 a dollar at 11:05     Add Comment
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>>   Global news
Russian petrol retailer EKA launches contactless EMV cards from Gemalto Download free Congoo NetPass for access
LA Daily News - 5/21/2015
Plus providing full personalization services Amsterdam, May 21, 2015  - Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces that Russian petrol retailer EKA will migrate     Add Comment

Novartis announces two positive US phase III programs in COPD for QVA149 and NVA237 Download free Congoo NetPass for access
The Boston Globe - 5/20/2015
Novartis International AG / Novartis announces two positive US phase III programs in COPD for QVA149 and NVA237 . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions. The issuer is solely responsible     Add Comment

Ashland announces price increase for unsaturated polyester resins, epoxy vinyl esters  Download free Congoo NetPass for access
The Daily Breeze - 5/20/2015
May 20, 2015 DUBLIN, Ohio - Ashland Performance Materials, a commercial unit of Ashland Inc. ( NYSE: ASH ), is increasing the price of its portfolio of unsaturated polyester resins, epoxy vinyl esters all 1 news articles >>    Add Comment

India lands fighter jet on highway 
BBC - 5/21/2015
India air force lands fighter jet on Yamuna expressway 21 May 2015 From the section India The jet fighter landed on an expressway near Delhi India has successfully landed a jet fighter on an     Add Comment

Revenues up 20% at China's Lenovo 
BBC - 5/21/2015
From the section Business Lenovo has been attempting to diversify beyond the personal computer business China's Lenovo, the world's biggest personal computer maker, has reported a 20% rise in full-year     Add Comment

Africa round-up 20 May 2015 
BBC - 5/21/2015
Key points - French forces 'kill hostage mastermind' in Mali - Nigeria child bride who 'murdered' husband to be freed - Burundi police 'shoot dead' soldier during protest - West Africa drops     Add Comment
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>>   New Zealand
Exodus From New Zealand to Australia Reverses After 24 Years 
ABC News - 5/21/2015
Australia's warmer climate and higher wages have long lured droves of New Zealanders across the Tasman Sea with the aim of making a better life in the "lucky country." But with Australia's economy     Add Comment

PAL mounts Australia, NZ flights in Dec 
MSN Philippines - 5/21/2015
© Provided by The Philippine Star Flag carrier Philippine Airlines Inc. (PAL) is set to mount flights to Australia and New Zealand in December. This is the second long haul flight to be launched     Add Comment

Japan name Barker captain for America's Cup challenge 
Reuters Canada - 5/21/2015
(Reuters) - Former Team New Zealand skipper Dan Barker has taken over as the new chief executive and captain of Japan's challenge for the next America's Cup, organizers said on Thursday. The 43-year-old     Add Comment

Surge in Chinese arrivals drives record NZ visitor numbers 
CHINAdaily Africa - 5/21/2015
WELLINGTON - The number of visitors to New Zealand hit a record 2.96 million in the year ending April, driven by a record number of Chinese arrivals, the government statistics agency said Thursday.
Surge in Chinese arrivals drives record New Zealand visitor numbers China Economic Net
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New Zealand Sees Slimmer Budget Surpluses as Growth Slows 
Washington Post - 5/21/2015
(Updates with budget details from seventh paragraph.) The operating surplus will be NZ$176 million ($129 million) in the year ending June 30, 2016, narrower than the NZ$565 million forecast in December,     Add Comment

New Zealand Sees Slimmer Budget Surplus as Economic Growth Slows 
La Repubblica - 5/21/2015
(Bloomberg) -- New Zealand’s government cut its budget surplus forecasts as plunging dairy prices curb economic growth and near-zero inflation damps tax revenue. The operating surplus will be NZ$176     Add Comment
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