Sunday, November 11, 2012

The Nightly #World #News Report of the 11th of November 2012


I want to report today on the current state of economies from my simple understanding thereof. The Japan’s economy shrunk by 0.9% during this past quarter, and as you see in the first few tweets it is down 3.5% from last year at this time. The many technology companies have been struggling to keep up with innovation. I saw many quarterly reports missing their marks.
The United States is facing the fiscal cliff as the tax cuts are going to expire and Obamacare is going to hit us. This is one of the first issues that Obama is working on. This past week I read that the deficit is narrowing, but the expenditures of the government are still high.
Today Greece approved 2013’s budget, and the government there finally approved their austerity measures this past week despite the protests.
Spain is facing hard times as two people committed suicide for their evictions. The government are seeking a way to limit evictions as a result.
A French mayor has been on a hunger strike for greater financial support of his city since the 9th of November 2012.
The Iranian Government and it’s industries are facing the worst sanctions of the world, and it’s steel market is having a very time.
Portugal has a great struggle as numbering as third as the worst hit with Greece and Spain, but they seem to be working it out.

1m BBC News (World) ‏@BBCWorld
Global economic slowdown and protests in China hurt exports in Japan, where economy is now down 3.5% year-on-year http://bbc.in/RvH2wE 
 

6m Agence France-Presse ‏@AFP
Anti-regime Cuban blogger back at it after arrest http://bit.ly/SVIZUw  by @FranciscoJara3 #Cuba
 

52m MarketWatch ‏@MarketWatch
Japan's economy shrinks 0.9% in July-September, roughly as expected http://on.mktw.net/SVEXeC 
 

51m RT ‏@RT_com
6 Palestinians dead in mounting conflict, #Israel prepares to escalate attacks (PHOTOS, VIDEO) http://on.rt.com/a2fsqi 
 

1h Reuters Top News ‏@Reuters
Feuding politicians take Nepal to brink of ruin http://reut.rs/Q6DBzD 
 

1h MarketWatch ‏@MarketWatch
S&P 500 has gained 76% since Obama's inauguration in January 2009, while the Nasdaq 100 is up 128% http://on.mktw.net/TQz7fx 
 

1h Agence France-Presse ‏@AFP
Strong 6.2-magnitude #earthquake strikes off the Pacific coast of #Guatemala http://bit.ly/RRpUBl 
 

1h The Associated Press ‏@AP
Greek Parliament passes 2013 austerity budget with comfortable majority: http://apne.ws/ZqK9JJ  -RD
 

1h The Associated Press ‏@AP
BREAKING: Greek Parliament passes 2013 austerity budget with comfortable majority
 

1h  ‏
PostWorldNews: Kenya: 12 police killed in ambush while pursuing cattle raiders in remote region http://wapo.st/TU3B06 

2h  ‏
BBCWorld: Ecowas agrees Mali troop mission http://bbc.in/RvmK6l 

3h  ‏
AP: Texas judge prepares to return to bench after suspension lifted over videotaped beating of daughter: http://apne.ws/TUg6bV  -RJJ

4h Reuters Top News ‏@Reuters
Saudi King to undergo back operation next week http://reut.rs/UhNKo9 
 
4h  ‏
PostWorldNews: Paraguayan agents seize more than a cocaine along Brazil border, arrest alleged drug lord http://wapo.st/TU7m5P 

5h  ‏
staronline: West African bloc to commit 3,300 troops in Mali battle plan http://dlvr.it/2Ssf7M 

5h  ‏
staronline: Big 5? Tennis' Del Potro targets big four in 2013 http://dlvr.it/2Sskcb 

5h  ‏
PressTV: Americans protest use of terror drones http://dlvr.it/2SsfXC 

5h  ‏
Yahoo! News: Three killed in Sunni-Shi'ite clash in south Lebanon http://yhoo.it/Za3aRb 

5h Wall Street Journal ‏@WSJ
Chinese citizens continue to pour onto U.S. campuses, now comprising 37% of international grad students. http://on.wsj.com/TQrfKZ 
 

5h  ‏
EgyIndependent: Two niqab-wearing women assault and forcefully cut the hair of a Christian woman on the metro http://ow.ly/fc9mN 

5h  ‏
Yahoo! News: Ireland votes to strengthen children's rights http://yhoo.it/ZpngGz 

6h  ‏
AlArabiya_Eng: Prominent #Saudi preacher tortures five-year-old daughter to death http://goo.gl/CSdOu  #Lamaa

6h The Associated Press ‏@AP
About 150,000 homes and businesses in New York and New Jersey are still waiting for the lights: http://apne.ws/TU6ePy  -CJ
 

6h  ‏
PressTV: French mayor hunger strikes for budget http://dlvr.it/2SsGS6 

6h  ‏
EgyIndependent: #Bahrain jails 19 Shia demonstrators for attempted murder http://ow.ly/fca7X 

6h The Associated Press ‏@AP
East Coast rape suspect says he doesn't know why he couldn't stop, women were objects to him: http://apne.ws/TU2Yng  -CJ
 

6h  ‏
PostWorldNews: 2 police officers injured in clash with right-wingers during Poland's independence day http://wapo.st/Zppk12 

7h Reuters Top News ‏@Reuters
Thousands of Kuwaitis protest voting rules ahead of December 1 poll http://reut.rs/W1Jmv9 
 

7h Haaretz.com ‏@haaretzcom
More than 60 rockets hit southern #Israel from #Gaza on second day of cross-border violence http://htz.li/Q69E2z 
 

7h Reuters Top News ‏@Reuters
Middle East nuclear talks doubtful despite Iran move: diplomats http://reut.rs/Xv3AT0 
 

7h  ‏
Reuters: Iran believes U.S. drone was spying on oil tankers-report http://reut.rs/UhweAm 

7h  ‏
Reuters: Post-Sandy outages at 166,499 in three eastern states: Department of Energy http://reut.rs/Uhu4kd 

7h Reuters Top News ‏@Reuters
New York commuters still struggling through post-storm transit mess http://reut.rs/UhxAvd 
 

7h  ‏
Reuters: Senators restart talks on U.S. immigration reform plan http://reut.rs/Q61nM0 

7h  ‏
BBCWorld: Riot police in Warsaw confront stone-throwing right-wingers at Polish Independence Day march. Details soon http://bbc.in/TTTEj7 

8h  ‏
PressTV: 3 killed, 7 injured in#Lebanon clashes http://dlvr.it/2SrHpf 

8h  ‏
PressTV: US-led attack injures 3 Afghan children http://dlvr.it/2Sr060 

8h Press TV ‏@PressTV
Bahraini forces attacked 50 homes Sitra http://dlvr.it/2Sr07q 
 

8h Haaretz.com ‏@haaretzcom
The missile fired by #IDF at #Syria was a Tamuz, an anti-tank missile with a 25-km range, first made public last year http://htz.li/Z9l9Y6 
 

8h The Star ‏@staronline
Polish police clash with protesters on national holiday http://dlvr.it/2SqyGR 
 

8h Asahi Shimbun AJW ‏@AJWasahi
Activist Hu Jia makes 18 demands of Communist Party http://ajw.asahi.com/article/asia/china/AJ201211120006 …
 

8h  ‏
PressTV: A #Pakistani family displaced by #flooding stands outside a makeshift tent in Mirali Village of Jacobabad di http://twitpic.com/bcdqek 

8h  ‏
PressTV: #Pakistani #flood survivors get water from a tanker in Mirali Village of Jacobabad district http://twitpic.com/bcdqn9 

8h  ‏
DailyStarLeb: NATO soldier killed in Afghan 'insider' attack: ISAF: Kandahar, Nov 11, 2012 (AFP) - A NATO-led soldie... http://bit.ly/Z9c2Xk 

8h  ‏
ZeeNews: Gold sales surge by up to 30% on Dhanteras http://bit.ly/VTFNf9 

9h  ‏
AlArabiya_Eng: Two killed in #Lebanon clashes between #Hezbollah and Salafi sheikh supporters http://english.alarabiya.net/articles/2012/11/11/248974.html …

9h  ‏
PostWorldNews: Monitor reports magnitude-5.8 aftershock in Myanmar after strong quake http://wapo.st/TTwBVS 

9h  ‏
DailyStarLeb: Death toll in Ghana mall collapse rises to 14: The death toll from the collapse of a shopping mall in ... http://bit.ly/Z91ho2 

9h Al Arabiya English ‏@AlArabiya_Eng
#BreakingNews: Trial of Libyan former PM Mahmudi to open Monday: prosecution
 

10h Reuters Top News ‏@Reuters
Attacker in Afghan army uniform kills NATO soldier http://reut.rs/XuNkBv 
 

10h Al Arabiya English ‏@AlArabiya_Eng
#BreakingNews: Two killed in southern Lebanon after clashes between Salafi sheikh's supporters and Hezbollah's followers: correspondent
 

11h Press TV ‏@PressTV
Taliban claim to kill 5#US-led soldiers http://dlvr.it/2Spd8T 
 

11h Egypt Independent ‏@EgyIndependent
#Iraq executes 10, including Egyptian http://ow.ly/fbXBf 
 

11h Post World News ‏@PostWorldNews
Ghana: Rescuers still hunt through rubble of collapsed building, as family members stand vigil http://wapo.st/TTAeej 
 

11h Breaking News ‏@BreakingNews
Egyptian police arrest 2 nurses and a doctor in alleged child trafficking ring that sold 300 babies for $570 each - AAP http://bit.ly/TzKrYK 
 

11h RT ‏@RT_com
MORE: #Israel's 'warning shots' at #Syria - first time Israel has fired within Syrian territory since 1973 war http://on.rt.com/u5fm6s 
 

11h Dawn Media Group ‏@dawn_com
At least five more gunned down in #Karachi | Latest-News | http://DAWN.COM  http://dawn.com/2012/11/11/at-least-five-more-gunned-down-in-karachi/ …
 

12h BBC Breaking News ‏@BBCBreaking
Israeli forces confirm they fired warning shots into Syria after mortar from Syria exploded in Israeli-occupied Golan http://bbc.in/RugA6E 
 

12h Reuters Top News ‏@Reuters
EgyptAir to let hostesses wear Islamic headscarves http://reut.rs/XuuI4E 
 

12h The Associated Press ‏@AP
Sri Lanka's opposition calls prisoner deaths "cold-blooded massacre"; wants parliament probe: http://apne.ws/TTykug  -JM
 

12h Post World News ‏@PostWorldNews
Mines and bombs kill 9 Afghan civilians, 1 US soldier http://wapo.st/ZnNadw 
 

13h RT ‏@RT_com
MORE: National Coalition for Opposition Forces will be made up of rebel groups both inside & outside #Syria http://on.rt.com/d290ir 
 

13h Breaking News ‏@BreakingNews
Syrian opposition sign at Doha an 'initial agreement' to form a new umbrella national coalition, opposition figure says - @Reuters
 

13h Al Arabiya English ‏@AlArabiya_Eng
#Barclays given license according to rules: Saudi Capital Market Authority http://goo.gl/yiVUI 
 

14h Press TV ‏@PressTV
Greek labor unions call for fresh demo http://dlvr.it/2Smsvf 
 

14h Breaking News ‏@BreakingNews
Syrian helicopters and artillery bomb Ras al-Ain border area with Turkey after rebels capture crossing, opposition activists say - @Reuters
 

14h Al Arabiya English ‏@AlArabiya_Eng
#Bangladesh detains #Myanmar #Rohingya refugees http://goo.gl/T6owQ 
 

14h Al Arabiya English ‏@AlArabiya_Eng
#BreakingNews: Palestinians will seek a non-state membership at U.N. this month: President Mahmoud Abbas
 

14h Press TV ‏@PressTV
Israel kills 6 Palestinians in 24 hours http://dlvr.it/2SmWwj 
 

14h Post World News ‏@PostWorldNews
Report: Iran parliament vows to probe alleged death of a jailed blogger http://wapo.st/TToOHA 
 

15h The Star ‏@staronline
Arab Spring economies to recover slowly in 2013 - IMF http://dlvr.it/2SmFRr 
 

15h Haaretz.com ‏@haaretzcom
#CIA chief #Parraeus' resignation will be a loss for #Israel, too says Haaretz's Amir Oren. http://htz.li/SNaFIS  #Palestinians #US
 

15h The Star ‏@staronline
Blast levels two homes in Indianapolis, one killed http://dlvr.it/2Slp0G 
 

15h Reuters Top News ‏@Reuters
Pakistan urges all Afghan insurgents to pursue peace: ambassador http://reut.rs/UgUsLj 
 

15h BBC Breaking News ‏@BBCBreaking
At least 12 feared dead in earthquake that struck central Burma http://bbc.in/TTmoIZ 
 

16h Haaretz.com ‏@haaretzcom
#Gaza rocket directly hits factory in the #Sderot industrial zone http://htz.li/PN0dDN  #Hamas #IDF #Israel
 

16h The Daily Star ‏@DailyStarLeb
Palestinians: Gaza man killed in Israeli airstrike: Israeli aircraft strikes Gaza early Sunday, killing a Palest... http://bit.ly/SaIMJI 
 

16h Haaretz.com ‏@haaretzcom
Four additional #Gaza #rockets explode in southern Sha'ar Hanegev Regional Council http://htz.li/PN0dDN  #Hamas
 

16h BBC Breaking News ‏@BBCBreaking
Court in Jordan jails ex-spy chief Mohammed Dahabi for 13 years for embezzlement and abuse of office. Details soon http://bbc.in/RtRHry 
 

17h Zee News ‏@ZeeNews
Youth gets life term for raping 5-yr-old girl http://bit.ly/TnRLJC 
 

17h Al Arabiya English ‏@AlArabiya_Eng
#BreakingNews: #Jordan's former intelligence chief is sentenced 13 years in prison and required to return 30 million dollars
 

17h The Star ‏@staronline
Three youths killed in crash http://dlvr.it/2Sl1Sc 
 

17h Reuters Top News ‏@Reuters
Steel sanctions cut deep into Iran's economy http://reut.rs/Q5n1Qt 
 

18h Reuters Top News ‏@Reuters
Strong quake hits central Myanmar, at least five dead http://reut.rs/W0t71b 
 

18h Reuters Top News ‏@Reuters
Israel kills Gaza rocket crewman in second day of clashes http://reut.rs/W0Tm7S 
 

18h Haaretz.com ‏@haaretzcom
Four wounded after #Gaza rocket barrage strikes southern #Israel http://htz.li/SXKH8Q  #IDF #Palestinians #Hamas
 

18h Breaking News ‏@BreakingNews
Officials say Indianapolis blast may have resulted from a natural gas explosion - @theindychannel; Follow updates: http://bit.ly/WSpvoi 
 

18h Haaretz.com ‏@haaretzcom
BREAKING NEWS: #Gaza rockets hit southern city of #Sderot, casualties reported
 

18h Al Arabiya English ‏@AlArabiya_Eng
Syrian opposition agrees in principle on a unity plan after talks in Doha http://english.alarabiya.net/articles/2012/11/11/248851.html …
 

19h The Star ‏@staronline
More flood victims in Selangor http://dlvr.it/2SkSlG 
 

19h The Star ‏@staronline
Woman killed, nine injured in early morning accident http://dlvr.it/2SkSlk 
 

19h Breaking News ‏@BreakingNews
Massive house explosion reported in Indianapolis; at least 3 other nearby houses on fire - @indystar http://indy.st/SanpZh 
 

19h  ‏
ZeeNews: Tremor felt in Manipur http://bit.ly/Z6R5fL 

19h  ‏
staronline: Spain bank halts evictions after second suicide http://dlvr.it/2Sk55q 

19h  ‏
BreakingNews: Report: 5 killed after magnitude-6.8 earthquake strikes northern Myanmar - AP http://bit.ly/TT4O7M 


21h Post World News ‏@PostWorldNews
Chinese state media reports 18-year-old Tibetan sets himself on fire, dies in northwest China http://wapo.st/Zmm9r0 
 

21h  ‏
PressTV: Fresh far-right EDL march stopped in UK http://dlvr.it/2SjZNj 

21h  ‏
PressTV: Syrian rebels killed while planting bomb http://dlvr.it/2SjGxj 

21h  ‏
Reuters: Apple and HTC Corp reach settlement that includes dismissal of all patent litigation between companies

21h  ‏
RT_com: Respect those with guns: Portuguese Army marches against #austerity (PHOTOS) http://on.rt.com/lc8t8o 

21h  ‏
PressTV: Gunmen kill 7 police officers in Kenya http://dlvr.it/2SjMsW 

21h  ‏
Reuters: Apple and HTC settle global patent war http://reut.rs/W0ytJT 

22h  ‏
PressTV: 4#Israeli troops hurt in Gaza Strip http://dlvr.it/2Sj9V3 

22h  ‏
BreakingNews: Magnitude 6.6 earthquake has hit near Shwebo, Myanmar - USGS http://on.doi.gov/UuNCrp 

23h  ‏
Yahoo! News: China leadership transition formally edges forward http://yhoo.it/Z6aRId 

23h  ‏
RT_com: 7.0 magnitude quake strikes near Shwebo, Myanmar via USGS

23h  ‏
Reuters: Earthquake measuring seven magnitude strikes Myanmar: USGS http://reut.rs/W0t71b 

23h  ‏
PostWorldNews: Yet more security concerns emerge about Paula Broadwells access to Petraeus http://wapo.st/WRwaPv 

23h  ‏
AFP: 11-year-old Chinese reporter puts officials on the spot over #China's miserable food-safety record http://bit.ly/WRzt9n 

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