News briefs:August 02, 2010

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Friday, July 7, 2017 On Wednesday, automobile company Volvo announced all of its cars to be released in 2019 onwards are to use some form of battery-powered engine, leaving conventional petrol-only vehicles altogether. The decision comes after Volvo announced in May their intent to cease production of diesel vehicles. The chief executive of Volvo Cars,

Volvo announces all new car models electric or hybrid from 2019

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Thursday, November 8, 2007 India is the latest of the countries where the One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) experiment has started. Children from the village of Khairat were given the opportunity to learn how to use the XO laptop. During the last year XO was distributed to children from Arahuay in Peru, Ban Samkha in

Latest trial of the One Laptop Per Child running in India; Uruguay orders 100,000 machines

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Mexico and world react to murdered journalists

Wednesday, May 9, 2012 This past weekend, over 100 journalists in Mexico City protested around a statue where a mock note said in translation, “Government Journalist Killer” in reaction to deaths in Veracruz. Recent journalist killings have also provoked international condemnation. Earlier Javier Duarte de Ochoa, governor of Veracruz, said Friday he would create a

Mexico and world react to murdered journalists

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Friday, August 27, 2010 Apple Inc. will hold a music-centered event in San Francisco, California on September 1. It has been widely speculated that the company will introduce an updated line of iPod portable music players and a new Apple TV. The company e-mailed invitations for the event to various media organizations on Wednesday. The

Apple to hold media event on September 1, may update iPods and Apple TV

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Submitted by: Micheal Coley Ever wondered why the espresso machines came into existence in the first place, well they came into existence from mans need for a faster cup of coffee. I and my partner are enthusiastic coffee drinkers since long, I guess the reason for it could be that we love reading books and

Bosch Appliances | Benevento B20 Fully Automatic Freestanding Coffee Machine}Read More »

Friday, October 30, 2009 Militants in Afghanistan have killed at least six foreign United Nations workers; three Afghans, and a US citizen, during an attack on an international guest-house in the capital Kabul on Wednesday. Local officials said three gunmen wearing suicide vests, disguised as police, stormed the compound around dawn that morning. They battled

Attack on UN guesthouse by Taliban in Afghanistan kills nine

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