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Counter attempts to glorify Nazism: Heads of CIS

Heads of the CIS countries have delivered an address dedicated to the celebration of the 70th Anniversary of the Victory Day calling the international community to counter attempts to glorify Nazism.

Counter attempts to glorify Nazism: Heads of CIS
Australia PM hails Gallipoli soldiers on Anzac Day
Australia PM hails Gallipoli soldiers on Anzac Day

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Saturday hailed the sacrifice of the thousands of soldiers from Australia and New Zealand killed in the Battle of Gallipoli.

Australia PM hails Gallipoli soldiers on Anzac Day
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Facebook steps up battle on 'fake likes'

Facebook said it has stepped up its battle against spammers who promise to deliver "likes" to its members, and warned users on using such scams.

Facebook steps up battle on 'fake likes'
Battle of opposition titans begins in France after Sarkozy return
Battle of opposition titans begins in France after Sarkozy return

"The match has begun," French political veteran Alain Juppe said after his rival and ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy announced his comeback.

Battle of opposition titans begins in France after Sarkozy return
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Google bio firm in $1.5 bn alliance against aging ills

Google backed life sciences firm Calico and bio-pharmaceutical titan AbbVie announced an alliance to find ways to battle age-related diseases.

Google bio firm in $1.5 bn alliance against aging ills
24 dead as Libya ex-general battles Benghazi Islamists
24 dead as Libya ex-general battles Benghazi Islamists

Libyan forces loyal to a rogue general, vowing to flush "terrorists" out of Benghazi, clashed with former rebel Islamist groups in the eastern city Friday, killing 24 people and wounding some 150.

24 dead as Libya ex-general battles Benghazi Islamists
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Bravery of Kazakhs in World War II

The annual celebrations of the Victory Day is taking place on the 9th of May. The holiday is dedicated to remembering the victory of the Soviet Union over Nazi Germany in 1945 in the Great Patriotic War as the WWII is known in the former Soviet states.

Bravery of Kazakhs in World War II
60,000 flee inter-jihadist battle in east Syria: NGO
60,000 flee inter-jihadist battle in east Syria: NGO

Around 60,000 people have fled towns in Deir Ezzor province of eastern Syria that have been the scene of fierce clashes between rival jihadists, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

60,000 flee inter-jihadist battle in east Syria: NGO
Winnie Mandela blasts family feud reports
Winnie Mandela blasts family feud reports

Nelson Mandela's ex-wife Winnie denied Wednesday there was a dynastic battle within his extensive family, amid reports of a renewed feud shortly after the peace icon's death.

Winnie Mandela blasts family feud reports
Kashmir rappers battle to be heard
Kashmir rappers battle to be heard

Being a hip hop artist in one of the most militarised and sensitive places on the planet is not easy, but MC Kash is determined to be heard from his home in the Himalayas.

Kashmir rappers battle to be heard
Yemenis battle for mosques in Sunni-Shiite divide
Yemenis battle for mosques in Sunni-Shiite divide

Sunni Muslim extremists and Shiite Zaidi rebels in Yemen are waging a battle for the control of mosques, in a spillover of the sectarian face-off rattling the Middle East.

Yemenis battle for mosques in Sunni-Shiite divide
The knights compete in the Battlefield tournament-2012 in Pavlodar. Photo by Vladimir Bugayev©
Kazakhstan knights to take part in international tournament in France first time

Kazakhstan team will take part in the Battle of the Nations historical medieval battle in France for the first time.

Kazakhstan knights to take part in international tournament in France first time
Apple "pinch-to-zoom" patent deemed invalid
Apple "pinch-to-zoom" patent deemed invalid

A filing Wednesday in a high-stakes legal battle between Samsung and Apple revealed that a "pinch-to-zoom" patent central to the case has been deemed invalid.

Apple "pinch-to-zoom" patent deemed invalid
Apple patent wielded against Samsung possibly invalid
Apple patent wielded against Samsung possibly invalid

Samsung's high-stakes legal battle with Apple was bolstered Tuesday by word that the US Patent and Trademark Office was second-guessing a patent at issue in the case.

Apple patent wielded against Samsung possibly invalid
Obama: Romney has no 'single new idea'
Obama: Romney has no 'single new idea'

US President Barack Obama accused Republican foe Mitt Romney on Sunday of failing to offer "a single new idea" and of being a relic of the last century as he revved up a pre-convention tour.

Obama: Romney has no 'single new idea'
Obama signs covert action backing Syrian rebels: reports
Obama signs covert action backing Syrian rebels: reports

President Barack Obama has signed a covert document authorizing US support for Syrian rebels locked in a battle to overthrow beleaguered President Bashar al-Assad, reports said Wednesday.

Obama signs covert action backing Syrian rebels: reports
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Apple loses British suit over Samsung Galaxy Tab

South Korea's Samsung won a patent battle Monday against US rival Apple, with a British judge ruling that Samsung's Galaxy tablet was not "cool" enough to be confused with Apple's iPad.

Apple loses British suit over Samsung Galaxy Tab

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