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World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report
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 The State 
World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report
TOKYO — World shares were rattled Thursday by reports the European Union is weighing stiffer financial sanctions against Russia. | A further pickup in China's manufacturing in July failed to lif... (photo: European Community / EC)
A woman checks a mobile phone in front of an electronic stock indicator in Tokyo, Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2011. Asian stocks fell Wednesday after a meeting of Europe's finance ministers failed to stem fears that the euro currency union is hurtling toward a breakup.
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 Business Day 
Asian stocks rise as risk aversion wanes
TOKYO — Asian stocks edged up on Wednesday as risk aversion triggered by recent geopolitical tension continued to ebb, while the Australian dollar spiked on stronger than expected inflation data. | ... (photo: AP / Shizuo Kambayashi)
Chinese Currency  The Times Of India 
China's yuan rises to two-week high as outlook firms
HONG KONG: China's yuan rose to a two-week high on Wednesday in spite of a weaker midpoint, as the outlook on the currency has gradually improved on a recovering economy and hopes of further stimulus.... (photo: Creative Commons / Phurbutsering)
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Chongqing Taxi, China  CNN 
20 China travel tips that will make your journey easier
July 22, 2014 -- Updated 2359 GMT (0759 HKT) | Hitting the China travel trail doesn't have to be a struggle if you arm yourself with the right knowledge. | Shanghai taxi drivers don't like small bills... (photo: Creative Commons / Foxxyz)
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With a tarpaulin poster of himself and running mate Mar Roxas, right, leading Presidential candidate Sen. Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III issues his statement a day after the first ever automated Presidential elections Tuesday May 11, 2010 at Hacienda Lusita, Tarlac province in northern Philippines. San Francisco Chronicle
Philippine president faces impeachment complaint
Manila -- | Twenty-eight people, including activists and a retired Catholic bishop, filed an impeachment complaint Monday against Philippine President Benigno Aquino III ... (photo: AP / Bullit Marquez)
Impeachment   Noynoy Aquino   Philippines   Photos   Wikipedia: Benigno Aquino III  
FILE - In this July 28, 2010 file photo specialist Donald Civitanova, left, and trader Maier Tarlow work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Ohio
U.S. stock slip to start the week; Six Flags sinks
NEW YORK: The stock market drifted lower to start the week as more companies lined up to post their quarterly earnings. Mounting tensions between Russia and the West over... (photo: AP / Richard Drew, filw)
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A pro-Russia fighter stands on guard the crash site of a Malaysia Airlines jet near the village of Hrabove, eastern Ukraine, Saturday, July 19, 2014. The Hindu
Ukraine accuses rebels of destroying evidence at Malaysian airline crash site
Ukraine today accused Russia of helping pro-Moscow rebels of trying to destroy evidence of “international crimes” at MH17 crash site, as Malaysian investigato... (photo: AP / Evgeniy Maloletka)
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Traders Luke Dalton, left, and Steven Kaplan, foreground right, work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. The News & Observer
US stocks mount strong rebound on company earnings
NEW YORK — Investors jumped on a wave of strong corporate financial results Friday, propelling stocks higher for the third time in five days. | The gains wiped out ... (photo: AP / Richard Drew)
Economy   Photos   Stock Exchange   US stocks   Wikipedia: Operation Protective Edge  
Passengers walk past a signboard of Malaysia Airlines at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Saturday, March 8, 2014. The Times Of India
Malaysia Airlines shares fall 18 per cent after latest disaster
KUALA LUMPUR: Shares in Malaysia Airlines tumbled almost 18 per cent on Friday after one of its passenger jets crashed in violence-wracked Ukraine, just months after the ... (photo: AP / Lai Seng Sin)
MH17 shootdown   MH370 tragedy   Malaysia Airlines stocks   Photos   Stock Exchange   Wikipedia: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17  
Investors look at the share index at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Friday, Oct. 10, 2008. The Times Of India
Asian shares fall as Malaysia jet downing hits sentiment
TOKYO: Asian shares sagged in early trading and a drop in Treasury yields pressured the dollar after news of a downed Malaysian airlines jet at the Ukraine-Russia border ... (photo: AP / Lai Seng Sin)
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World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report
World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report
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Google to spend Rs 100 crore on Android One marketing
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Long odds for justice in Malaysia jet disaster
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World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report
World shares subdued amid Russia sanctions report
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United States' Lebron James, center, is congratulated by teammates Kevin Durant, right, and Kevin Love, bottom, after slamming a dunk in a men's basketball semifinal game against Argentina at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, in London.
NBA star LeBron James visits Hong Kong to make hoop dreams come true
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Long odds for justice in Malaysia jet disaster
Long odds for justice in Malaysia jet disaster
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