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ECB must banish the specter of deflation

japantimes - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 20:26
The European Central Bank is moving, hesitantly but ineluctably, toward quantitative easing, as the threat of deflation — and the ineffectiveness of its previous measures ...
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Brightening your holiday mood

japantimes - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 20:26
It’s the most wonderful time of the year — well, that’s what the song says, anyway. For many, December is a flurry of tinsel, wrapping ...
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Christmas in Tokyo is pretty sweet

japantimes - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 20:26
Just before the Halloween decorations were taken down and packed up, the signs advertising Christmas cakes went up. Bakeries, department stores and convenience stores all ...
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Yokohama: How can you make your Christmas in Japan more … Christmassy?

japantimes - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 20:26
Many foreigners will spend the Christmas holiday in Japan away from family. So how do they attempt to create the feeling of a Western Christmas ...
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Hart still UK's most desirable place

bbc - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 20:07
The most desirable place to live in the UK is named as Hart in Hampshire for the fourth year in a row.
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Steyn wraps up South Africa Test win

bbc - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 20:05
Fast bowler Dale Steyn claims 6-34 to help South Africa beat West Indies by an innings and 220 runs in the first Test.
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VIDEO: 'Santas' join torch-lit hunt in woods

bbc - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 20:03
Mike Bushell joins a group of social runners in the woods.
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Sony 'will not drop' N Korea film

bbc - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 19:38
Sony Pictures says it is looking at alternative ways to release film satire The Interview, cancelled in the wake of a cyber-attack.
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Cook 'gutted' to miss World Cup

bbc - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 18:48
Alastair Cook is "disappointed" to be left out of England's World Cup squad after Eoin Morgan is named new one-day captain.
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Kyodo Top12 News (18:45)

kyodonews - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 18:48
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Facebook users crack card mystery

bbc - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 17:58
Facebook users solve the mystery of a lost memory card in under an hour after an appeal is posted by a police force.
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Fasting for Kobani

cnn - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 17:30
For most of the people who pass by Moustafa Mohamad, what's happening in parts of Iraq and Syria under ISIS control is a daily horror they hear about on the news. For him, it's personal.
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Migration system 'in intensive care'

bbc - Sat, 12/20/2014 - 17:26
A parliamentary committee warns ministers over UK exit controls, record-keeping and the use of a net migration target.
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