Thursday, May 3, 2012

The Nightly World News Report of the 3rd of May 2012


BBCWorld: France vote rivals in final rally http://bbc.in/IrrLWW

Al Jazeera English: Mali army commanders say Bamako under control http://aje.me/JXvC2Y

SkyNewsBreak: 15 people have died and 45 others injured in bomb blast in market in Pakistan

AFP: Myanmar says #Kachin rebels suffer heavy losses in clashes with army #KIA http://on-msn.com/KiPM8Q

PostWorldNews: Nepal PM to resign by end of May; new government to hold election within one year http://wapo.st/J1I5OB

Reuters: Suicide bomber kills at least 11 people near a crowded street market in NW Pakistan, officials say http://on.msnbc.com/K5GHgH

Al Arabiya English: Four police among seven killed in #Pakistan bomb attack: officials

BreakingNews: Colorado civil union bill advanced by Republican-led House Judiciary Committee - AP http://abcn.ws/KiLBK6

nytimesworld: Mexico Photographers Found Dead in Veracruz State http://nyti.ms/IIeMpN

PressTV: Leader votes in Majlis runoff elections http://dlvr.it/1WYJGb

wsjworld: More Journalists Killed in Mexico http://on.wsj.com/L1LPo6

wsjworld: Japan's Last Nuclear Reactor to Close http://on.wsj.com/L1Wnnh

PostWorldNews: Israel gets its fourth submarine from Germany capable of launching nuclear warheads http://wapo.st/IZ4vA9

BBCBreaking: Labour's Joe Anderson is elected #Liverpool's first mayor with 57.7% of vote http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-17824250 via ArifBBC #bbcvote2012

BBC News (World): Argentina approves oil takeover http://bbc.in/IqMSbR

MarketWatch: Hong Kong stocks fall, with resource shares mostly weaker; Hang Seng Index down 0.5% http://on.mktw.net/Iqhn2V

BBC Breaking News: Nottingham votes no in mayoral referendum, reports BBC's @rosschawkins UK elections live: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-17824250 #bbcvote2012

The Associated Press: U.S. Justice Department sought more than 1,700 secret warrants last year: http://apne.ws/JWoXGu -CC

TheEconomist: Europe is abuzz with talk of a growth compact, but nobody agrees what it means http://econ.st/JWJJFL

Reuters: ECOWAS warn Mali, Bissau juntas, prepares troops http://reut.rs/Ky2UBp

BBCBreaking: First result declared in UK #localelections: Labour hold #Sunderland Council, gaining 8 seats http://bbc.in/IKtz2X #BBCvote2012

BBCWorld: Sudan pledges to cease fighting http://bbc.in/Iq98CI

New York Times World: Chen Guangcheng Case Much Discussed in China, but Cautiously http://nyti.ms/IN28zk

PostWorldNews: Documents: Osama bin Laden didn't want Somali group al-Shabab to publicly announce merger http://wapo.st/J3PYqb

WSJ World News: China Shows Openness in U.S. Talks http://on.wsj.com/K6WvPq

MarketWatch: Yahoo CEO lied about a degree? Big deal, says @JonMediaWeb http://on.mktw.net/IHi6kZ $YHOO

BBCBreaking: Polls close in #localelections in England, Wales and Scotland. Follow results live: http://bbc.in/IJUHPM

Al Arabiya English: UK condemns protestor killings, detainee torture in #Iran during 2011 http://english.alarabiya.net/articles/2012/05/04/212016.html

Wall Street Journal: Rates on the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage hit record low of 3.84%, down from 3.88% last week and 4.71% a year ago. http://on.wsj.com/Jhl7Ux

Breaking News: Washington police issue Amber Alert for 3 and 7-year-old girls believed to be taken by woman - @KIRO7Seattle http://bit.ly/KtyijV

The Associated Press: The La Nina weather phenomenon is over. Will drought, hurricanes also go? http://apne.ws/IZSpqw -CC

TIMEWorld: Meet the activists and supporters of Chen Guangcheng who now may face the wrath of Beijing authorities | http://ti.me/K5mff4

MarketWatch: LinkedIn shares climb nearly 8% in late trading after profit more than doubles http://on.mktw.net/JFNEFy

Breaking News: LinkedIn acquires professional content sharing platform SlideShare for $119M - @TechCrunch http://tcrn.ch/IZWz1E

BBCWorld: Journalist pair killed in Mexico http://bbc.in/KtuUFG

BBC News (World): Facebook reveals IPO share price http://bbc.in/KtuT4F

Post World News: Chen says China not honoring agreement, wants to meet U.S. diplomats. http://wapo.st/IZ9ulP

Reuters Top News: Gunman at Italian tax office surrenders to police http://reut.rs/IJDR3n

MarketWatch: Dow industrials end down 62 points ahead of Friday payrolls report http://on.mktw.net/JFKWjt

Breaking News: 2 powerful blasts in Russia's Dagestan region kill at least 4, wound 3 - state-run RIA news agency via @Reuters http://bit.ly/J3rehA

Keith Richburg: Wash Post finally able to speak (again) with Chen Guangcheng. He says he left embassy voluntarily, but China not living up to the agreement.

BBC News (World): Zimbabwean prosecutors drop charges against three women accused of raping men, because of a lack of evidence http://bbc.in/Ktl9ax

MarketWatch: Facebook narrows IPO price range, seeks valuation of $85 bln to $95 bln: WSJ http://on.mktw.net/K5lN0q

PressTV: Chen seeks exile, strains#US-China ties http://dlvr.it/1WT4Y1

Reuters Top News: Army says clashes won't delay Egypt's historic vote http://reut.rs/J39ral

BreakingNews: More: Chen blames a 'misunderstanding' for the impression that the US government abandoned him in the hospital - RamCNN

RamCNN: Chen Guangcheng speaks to CNN, says he believes US will help him, expresses 'deep gratitude' to American officials in Beijing

Reuters Top News: Zimbabwe minister threatens media crackdown http://reut.rs/Kgp1BW

Post World News: Bahrain’s king approves amendments that boost parliament powers in bid to ease crisis http://wapo.st/JWs6WS

Wall Street Journal: The Northern Mariana Islands' retirement system was the first U.S. public pension fund to file for bankruptcy. http://on.wsj.com/KfRV5h

MarketWatch: Gold ends 1.2% lower at $1,634.80 an ounce http://on.mktw.net/J00Ag

CNN Breaking News: Small explosion reported at Tennessee high school, 1 person injured. http://on.cnn.com/JWsuEE

PressTV: http://www.presstv.ir/ #Palestinians clash with #Israeli forces outside #Ofer military prison near the West Ba http://twitpic.com/9gu8s0

New York Times World: Pressure in Ireland Grows on Catholic Leader to Resign http://nyti.ms/IMAK4u

HuffPostWorld: Guatemala declares state of siege http://huff.to/JWrctn

Reuters US News: U.S. fighter jet crashes in United Arab Emirates http://reut.rs/IpksyS

PressTV: Quake jolts southwest #Iran, injures 8 http://dlvr.it/1WS9xl

Post World News: Rio de Janeiro stripping ‘visual pollution,’ targets massive billboards, other ads along beach http://wapo.st/IYRO8w

Reuters: 9/11 plot suspects head back to court at Guantanamo http://reut.rs/JWaTww

Reuters: Congolese flee army's hunt for dissident general http://reut.rs/Iul0bP

Reuters: U.S. triples military aid to Philippines in 2012 http://reut.rs/IulsXE

PressTV: Turkish forces kill three PKK members http://dlvr.it/1WQxvp

2 comments:

Reena Gupta said...

The study of world history, as distinct from national history, has existed in many world cultures. However, early forms of world history were not truly global, and were limited to only the regions known by historian.

Alexander Hicken said...

Thank you for you insight. haha

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