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00:00 [CNET News] Facebook gives U.S. users free calls in Messenger for Android

00:00 [CNET News] Watch this Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon live short

00:00 [straight] Kwantlen’s The Show 2013 offers new design talent to watch for

00:00 [straight] Photos: 2013 Canadian seal hunt bloodies the ice off Newfoundland (warning: graphic images)

00:01 [Deutsche Welle] Iraq coffee shop bomb kills 27 ahead of poll

00:01 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Unintended Consequences Are Increasing World Demand For Gold

00:02 [Reuters] FBI releases photos of two Boston bomb suspects

00:02 [Pravda] Israel injecting dangerous viruses into Palestinian prisoners

00:02 [CNN: Money] IRS employees charged with stealing benefits

00:05 [straight] Beyonce (sort of) bares her boobs for the world to see

00:05 [Telegraph] Archbishop backs law change to allow straight civil partnerships

00:05 [Telegraph] Texas explosion: from earlier explosions to Waco, an area blighted by tragedy

00:05 [Telegraph] Prince Charles's watercolours are 'torpor-inducingly conventional'

00:06 [The Hindu - News] Rs. 5 lakh reward for credible information on blast

00:08 [Mother Jones] Here Are Photos and Video of the Boston Marathon Bombing Suspects

00:09 [Truthdig] New York Post Under Fire for Bogus Boston Marathon ‘Bag Men’ Story

00:09 [Truthdig] FBI Releases Video, Images of Two Boston Marathon Bombing Suspects

00:09 [Pravda] State terrorism and double standards

00:10 [The Hindu - News] Rs. 5 lakh reward for credible information on Bangalore bomb blast

00:10 [The Atlantic: International] Turkey's Camps Can't Expand Fast Enough for All the New Syrian Refugees

00:10 [CNET News] Microsoft's Q3 profits up despite PC market slump

00:11 [zero hedge] Reuters Releases George Soros Obituary By Mistake: "Enigmatic Financier, Liberal Philanthropist Dies At XX"

00:12 [Voice of America] FBI Releases Images of Boston Bombing Suspects


00:14 [The Hindu - News] Suicide attacks kills 22 in Iraq

00:14 [msnbc: politics] Schumer on immigration: 'The art of political compromise is not dead'

00:16 [AlterNet] BREAKING: FBI Releases Photos and Video of Two Suspects in Boston Bombing

00:16 [Deutsche Welle] Two suspects announced in Boston Marathon bombings

00:19 [straight] Tonight's ticket: Speaking in Ligeti at the Scotiabank Dance Centre

00:22 [Telegraph] "Revolting" Notting Hill basement extension plan rejected after celebrity fightback

00:25 [Fox News: politics] House Dems ignore history of troubled candidates in Sanford slam

00:28 [CNET News] FBI asks for crowdsourcing help: ID these two men!

00:29 [Big Think] The Signal is Out There. We Just Have to be Ready

00:29 [CNN: Politics] FBI confirms letters to Obama, others contained ricin

00:29 [CNN: Politics] Arrest made in DC ricin scare

00:31 [Deutsche Welle] Dangerous scene remains at Texas fertilizer explosion site

00:31 [Financial Times] Elvis impersonator faces ricin charges

00:32 [Voice of America] Man Charged with Threatening President Obama with Poisoned Mail

00:32 [Financial Times] FBI releases images of suspects

00:34 [Raw Story] Baghdad cafe bombing kills 27 ahead of elections

00:34 [Raw Story] John Kerry says North Korea talks conditions ‘unacceptable’

00:36 [Slashdot] To Connect People Securely, Tor Project Seeks New Bridges

00:39 [Mother Jones] Is This the Hat Worn by Boston Bombing Suspect #1?

00:39 [Mother Jones] The Reinhart/Rogoff Episode Shows Us Why Data Openness is So Important

00:39 [Mother Jones] The First—And Last—Hearing on Keystone XL Environmental Impact

00:42 [AL JAZEERA] UN aid chief calls for cross-border Syria aid

00:48 [Global Voices] Snow, Charity, Football: Scottish Fans Earn Praise in Serbia

00:49 [Raw Story] House Democrats wonder why GOP won’t agree to debate on climate change

00:49 [CNN] Laura Bush Fast Facts

00:50 [CNN: Politics] Obama: 'A pretty shameful day for Washington'

00:51 [Reuters: politics] Obama's labor secretary pick defends his record at Justice Department

00:52 [CNN] Bird flu puts spotlight on age-old traditions in China

00:54 [Telegraph] Boston bombs: FBI release images of 'armed and dangerous' suspects

00:54 [Telegraph] Europol, the EU's crime intelligence agency demands access to British police files

00:54 [Telegraph] Amanda Knox 'was reading Harry Potter when Meredith was murdered', she claims in memoir

00:57 [Good] The Great American Teach-Off 2013: We Have a 7-12 Grade Winner!

00:57 [Guardian] FBI releases photos and video of two suspects in Boston marathon bombings

01:00 [Voice of America] Boston Bombing Suspects

01:01 [CNN: Technology] War survivor creates bionic body parts

01:04 [Disinformation] Ritual Shamanism – The Drum and the Wand

01:05 [The Atlantic: Technology] The Short Documentary Boston-Bombing Clue Hunters Should Watch

01:05 [CNN] Newsquiz: Week of April 15

01:06 [AlterNet] Far Right Shock Jock Michael Savage Concocts New Conspiracy Blaming Muslims for Boston Bombing -- and the Entire Govt. for Covering It Up

01:06 [CNN] Official: Situation at Texas plant still 'very volatile' after blast

01:07 [Reuters] Exclusive: China's BYD mulls leaner, greener "re-birth" plan

01:09 [CNET News] Twitter hires first data editor to find stories in tweets

01:10 [BBC: Technology] Your views: Are online ads too intrusive?

01:10 [CNN: Money] Windows 8 lifts Microsoft's profit

01:11 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Are Earnings Expectations Realistic?

01:13 [Guardian] Carbon bubble will plunge the world into another financial crisis – report

01:14 [Raw Story] ‘Gang of 8′ admit immigration reform faces perilous future

01:19 [Guardian] Texas explosion devastates tight-knit town: 'It was like the whole earth shook'

01:19 [CNET News] YouTube defeats Viacom copyright lawsuit -- again

01:22 [Slashdot] Kobo CEO Says Not Selling Washing Machines Key To Overtaking Amazon

01:23 [Sydney Morning Herald] Boy drowns in mop bucket

01:24 [Raw Story] Radio show complains of ‘bullying’ after poking fun at Boston Marathon bombing

01:24 [Telegraph] Stonehenge occupied 5,000 years earlier than previously thought

01:29 [BBC: Science & Environment] VIDEO: Amesbury clues to Stonehenge's past

01:30 [CNN] 'Dexter' fans teased with clip, but the end is near

01:31 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Putting the soul into Soweto

01:32 [straight] B.C. NDP announce proposal to lower child-care fees

01:36 [CNET News] Mozilla takes hard stance on protecting Web site certificates

01:38 [Sydney Morning Herald] Snow, icy winds in NSW

01:39 [Big Think] How To Get A Room With A (Better) View

01:40 [Telegraph] Boston marathon: Martin Richard's father Bill shields his brother from blast

01:44 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Activist Shareholders Slam Brazilian Mining Giant

01:44 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] U.S. Immigration Reforms Prioritise Labour over Families

01:47 [CNN] Philadelphia doctor performed illegal abortions, ex-worker testifies

01:47 [CNN] Immigration reformers seek to avoid deja vu

01:48 [zero hedge] IMF's Lagarde Is "Deliberately, Decisively, Desperately Optimistic"

01:50 [CNET News] Microsoft working on 'small touch devices' running Windows

01:51 [Reuters: politics] Rubio tries to muster conservative support for immigration bill

01:51 [Reuters] Google's Internet revenue grew 23 percent in first quarter

01:52 [Voice of America] New York City Studies Response to Rising Seas

01:53 [CNN] Report: As many as 35 killed in Texas plant explosion

01:56 [Voice of America] EU Presses Serbia, Kosovo for Historic Accord

01:57 [CNN] Travel delays ahead: FAA furloughs begin Sunday

01:59 [BBC: Also in the news] Argentine football fans beat players

02:00 [zero hedge] Argentina Revolts Against Government Push To Take Control Of Judicial System

02:03 [CNN] Casualties mount in Pakistan quake

02:04 [CNN: Politics] McCain: I can get the immigration votes

02:04 [CNN: Politics] Immigration reformers seek to avoid deja vu

02:04 [CNN: Politics] Coming soon to an airport near you: Flight delays

02:04 [CNN: Politics] Romney 'impressed' with Obama's words

02:04 [CNN: Politics] FBI releases photos, video of Boston suspects

02:04 [CNN: Politics] After gun bill setback, Reid sets aside Senate gun legislation for now

02:06 [Slashdot] YouTube Wins Against Viacom Again

02:07 [Reuters] U.S. looks into possible chemical weapons use in Syria

02:09 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Dexter' fans teased with clip, but the end is near

02:09 [Raw Story] Ron Paul launches Institute for Peace and Prosperity to fight ‘the interventionists’

02:09 [Pravda] Russian Government meets UEFA President

02:12 [zero hedge] Desperate Optimism and Unlimited Promises Don't Equal a Solvent Financial System

02:13 [Reuters] Rescuers search for survivors of Texas fertilizer plant blast

02:14 [Raw Story] Guatemala judge drops ex-dictator’s genocide trial

02:14 [Raw Story] Texas fertilizer factory was fined by regulators in 2012

02:14 [Pravda] Venezuelan-Palestine meeting in Caracas

02:16 [CNN: Politics] Elvis impersonator arrested in ricin scare

02:16 [CNN: Politics] Cuts: FAA furloughs begin soon

02:16 [CNN: Politics] FBI: Obama letter contained ricin

02:16 [CNN: Politics] Dem shelves Senate gun bill

02:16 [CNN: Politics] After setback, Reid sets aside Senate gun legislation for now

02:17 [CNET News] Larry Page ducks question on impact of Facebook Home

02:19 [Raw Story] ‘Carbon bubble’ leading to another financial crisis, economists warn

02:20 [Pravda] Iraq interested in military-technical cooperation with Russia

02:24 [Sydney Morning Herald] Snow, icy winds hit NSW

02:24 [Sydney Morning Herald] Desperate search for missing

02:24 [Reuters: politics] Senators seek to show U.S. immigration bill won't fall victim to gridlock

02:24 [Reuters: politics] Florida legislature passes bill to end permanent alimony

02:24 [Reuters] Exclusive: China's BYD mulls leaner, greener "re-birth" plan

02:25 [The Onion] FBI: 'You Know You’re Desperate When You’re Asking The American People For Help'

02:26 [Telegraph] Languages are handy for Foreign Office diplomats, MPs to declare

02:26 [Telegraph] Malala to give speech in New York

02:30 [AlterNet] NYC Students Panic and Cry while Rushing to Finish New Standardized Tests on Time

02:30 [CNN] 28 migrant workers wounded in shooting over wages in Greece

02:32 [Topix Activism News] Rights activist: Venezuelan troops beat protesters

02:32 [AL JAZEERA] Astronomers find most Earth-like planets yet

02:33 [Reuters: politics] Senators seek to show immigration bill won't fall victim to gridlock

02:34 [Disinformation] Congress & Obama Pass Bill To Allow Insider Trading

02:34 [straight] More outdoor games? NHL, your self-esteem issues are showing again

02:34 [Voice of America] Space Telescope Spots Distant Planets Well Placed for Life

02:35 [straight] B.C. NDP announce proposal to lower fees for infant and toddler care

02:36 [Slashdot] FBI Releases Boston Bombing Suspect Images/Videos

02:39 [Raw Story] Gun lobby funded all but three senators who voted against background checks

02:39 [Mother Jones] Did Gun Legislation Fail Because of a Filibuster?

02:40 [Sydney Morning Herald] Generic delay costs taxpayers millions

02:40 [Sydney Morning Herald] O'Farrell backs gay marriage

02:40 [Sydney Morning Herald] Download a feature-length movie within seconds

02:46 [Voice of America] US Gun Control Advocates Disappointed by Vote

02:49 [Truthdig] Giffords ‘Furious’ Over Gun Vote, Stewart Mocks ‘Human Centipede’ CNN, and More

02:50 [CNN] Flights canceled, hospital cleared due to rains in northern Illinois

02:57 [Sydney Morning Herald] Basketballer faked hate attack

02:57 [Sydney Morning Herald] When a newspaper gets it totally wrong

03:00 [zero hedge] McDonalds Hikes Japanese Burger Prices By 20%

03:03 [Reuters] EU promises less austerity as G20 debates debt

03:03 [CNET News] Internet sales tax, here we come?

03:05 [CBC: politics] Greg Weston: Canadian arrested prior to Algeria attack

03:08 [Reuters] United Nations says Syria conflict a humanitarian catastrophe

03:10 [CNN] UK police review London Marathon security plans

03:11 [CNN] Obama consoles grieving Bostonians, says we'll 'finish the race'

03:11 [CNN] UK and IMF face dust-up on austerity

03:11 [CNET News] Boston bombings: How facial recognition can cut investigation time to seconds

03:15 [Fox News] FBI Releases Video and Images of Boston Marathon Bombing Suspects

03:15 [Fox News] GUN BILL PULLED:Reid Hits 'Pause' After Background Check Vote

03:15 [CNET News] 'Star Wars' hits lightspeed: A new film every summer from 2015

03:18 [CNN] FBI confirms letters to Obama, others contained ricin

03:18 [CNN] U.S. charges Guinea-Bissau military chief in plot with missiles, drugs

03:19 [Reuters: politics] Elvis impersonator charged over poison letter sent to Obama

03:23 [The Atlantic: Politics] A History Of Liberal White Racism Cont.

03:24 [Voice of America] Tense Standoff Continues for 60th Year in Korean DMZ

03:26 [Deutsche Welle] US chargers Guinea-Bissau coup leader with trafficking

03:27 [NPR] Gun Fight Didn't End Too Soon For House GOP, Some Democrats

03:29 [Global Voices] Trinidad & Tobago: Food Poisoning

03:30 [CNN] FBI: Help us ID Boston bomb suspects

03:30 [BBC: Science & Environment] 'Most Earth-like' worlds detected

03:31 [zero hedge] Guest Post: The Goal Is To Destroy All Constitutional Culture

03:36 [BBC: Science & Environment] Threat to Brazil tribe not lifted

03:36 [Unicef] ICEF staff among TIME Magazine's annual list of 100 most influential people in the world

03:43 [Reuters: politics] House passes cybersecurity bill as privacy concerns linger

03:48 [CNN] Hospital, homes evacuated due to flood threats in Illinois, elsewhere

03:49 [Raw Story] Anita Sarkeesian explains fight against ‘cyber mob’ of misogynistic trolls

03:51 [Reuters: politics] House passes cybersecurity bill as privacy concerns linger

03:54 [The Progressive] Boston bombings bring out prejudice in many

03:54 [CNN] Judge nullifies testimony in Guatemala genocide trial

03:54 [msnbc: politics] Elvis impersonator charged with threatening Obama in ricin case; family urged mental help

03:55 [CBC: politics] Nanos Number: Canadians losing confidence in the economy

03:57 [Sydney Morning Herald] Abbott denies 'throat cut' threat

03:57 [Sydney Morning Herald] Tragic death of baby Elijah

04:00 [AL JAZEERA] UN condemns Syria violence as 'unacceptable'

04:01 [CNET News] Blackstone reportedly withdraws $25B takeover bid for Dell

04:09 [Slashdot] Oracle Fixes 42 Security Vulnerabilities In Java

04:12 [CNN] Ireland picks through debtors' lifestyles

04:14 [Russia Today] Britain and France claim ‘evidence’ of Syria using chemical weapons

04:18 [Fox News] Obama ricin letter suspect known for online rants

04:18 [Fox News] Michigan woman gets 22 years in teen grandson's killing

04:19 [Reuters] FBI releases photos of two Boston bomb suspects

04:19 [CNN: Money] Bowles and Simpson detail $2.5 trillion plan

04:19 [CNN: Money] Charlie Munger pledges $110 million to UMich

04:23 [Slate Magazine] Who Said Anything About Amnesty?

04:24 [Raw Story] Judge dismisses Viacom lawsuit against YouTube

04:24 [Raw Story] Boston bombing casts grim shadow over London Marathon

04:25 [Reuters: politics] Activists cheer as Montana formally decriminalizes gay sex

04:29 [Big Think] FBI Video: Meet the "Suspects"

04:30 [CNET News] Dish tells FCC its Sprint buyout is 'better for national security'

04:32 [zero hedge] What Exactly Did Obama Say To Wall Street's CEOs Last Thursday?

04:34 [Russia Today] Detroit police accused of 'kidnapping' homeless people, leaving them outside city limits

04:34 [Moral Low Ground] ‘Douche du Jour’: Conservative Radio Host Bob Davis to Newtown Victims’ Families: “Go to Hell”

04:39 [Russia Today] Detroit police accused of 'kidnapping' homeless people, leaving them outside city limits

04:41 [Red Pepper] Bedroom tax: Lessons in morality from Iain Duncan Smith

04:42 [Topix Activism News] Montana gov. signs bill decriminalizing gay sex

04:49 [Raw Story] Texas fertilizer plant explosion has devastating effects on small town

04:55 [CNN] No link between library fire and Boston Marathon blasts

04:59 [AntiWar] More Baghdad Bloodshed: 42 Killed, 62 Wounded

05:00 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'I looked into the bomber's eyes'

05:04 [msnbc: politics] The Senate’s gun vote: cynicism at its best

05:09 [Mostly Water] Canada’s Destructive Foreign Aid

05:14 [CNN] Official: Venezuela will audit 100% of election results

05:19 [Raw Story] Internet drug dealing on the rise thanks to Bitcoin currency and coded listings

05:19 [CNET News] Twitter, BBC America announce video partnership

05:19 [Russia Today] Possible shooting under investigation at MIT

05:27 [CNET News] Boeing's 787 Dreamliner said to soon be free to fly again

05:31 [Sydney Morning Herald] Gunshots reported at MIT campus

05:31 [Sydney Morning Herald] Boy killed after wetting bed

05:34 [Truthdig] Color Blind

05:35 [CNN] Authorities respond to reports of gunfire on MIT campus

05:40 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

05:45 [CNN] Study: Neurotics shine over time in team settings

05:47 [Reuters] Gunshots heard on Massachusetts Institute of Technology campus: school website

05:50 [The Hindu - News] Powerful quake hits north of Japan, east of Russia

05:55 [Global Voices] East Asia's Appetite for Eels Pushing Species to the Brink

05:56 [CNN] Officer shot on MIT campus near Boston

05:57 [AL JAZEERA] Venezuela to audit remaining electronic votes

05:57 [AL JAZEERA] US police surround Boston site after shooting

05:58 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

06:01 [AntiWar] Making Stuff Up

06:01 [AntiWar] Palestinian Expulsions Mapped in Hebrew

06:04 [Reuters] Pakistan police arrest former president Musharraf

06:04 [BBC: Science & Environment] Firms 'own unburnable fossil fuels'

06:05 [Voice of America] Iraq Faces Big Challenges in 1st Election Without US Troops

06:09 [Raw Story] Police surround MIT building after shots fired in Boston

06:10 [msnbc: politics] Gun safety advocates ready for 'round 2'

06:12 [The Hindu - News] Growing a tree in 90 days

06:15 [AL JAZEERA] Gunman shoots Boston police officer at MIT

06:15 [BBC: Education] Tough inspection plan for nurseries

06:17 [Sydney Morning Herald] Officer shot at MIT: gunman on the loose

06:18 [Telegraph] Boston bombing: new picture of suspect emerges

06:18 [CNN] Officer killed on MIT campus near Boston

06:18 [The Hindu - News] Factory owner’s apathy leaves small unit worker high and dry

06:20 [The Hindu - News] FBI releases pictures and videos of two Boston bomb suspects

06:21 [AL JAZEERA] Search continues for Texas blast survivors

06:22 [Deutsche Welle] UN Security Council reaches rare Syria agreement

06:22 [The Hindu - News] Jaundice cases still high

06:24 [Russia Today] Former Pakistani President Musharraf arrested

06:24 [The Hindu - News] Lorry drivers robbed on Virudhunagar highway

06:25 [Voice of America] Pakistan Police Arrest Former President Musharraf

06:25 [Global Voices] China: Censoring critique of Censorship in Film Award

06:27 [AL JAZEERA] Pakistan police arrest ex-president Musharraf

06:29 [The Hindu - News] Tanker fire victims seethe after Moily’s whirlwind visit

06:29 [Big Think] We Don't Sleep Like We Used To

06:30 [Reuters] Police officer shot to death at Massachusetts Institute of Technology

06:31 [AL JAZEERA] Gunman shoots police officer at MIT campus

06:32 [Mostly Water] City and Vancouver Cops Move to Arrest PiDGiN Picketers, Residents Bring Opposition

06:33 [The Hindu - News] Police arrest former Pakistani ruler Musharraf

06:33 [The Hindu - News] Unauthorised buildings bode ill for MCH area

06:34 [Russia Today] Media 'steered away' from explaining true 'detonation' in Texas

06:35 [The Hindu - News] Panchayat women leaders put child marriage, foeticide in sharp focus

06:37 [The Hindu - News] Statue coming up in violation of court orders?

06:39 [The Hindu - News] TSR National Film Awards announced

06:39 [Voice of America] Pakistan Police Arrest Former President Musharraf

06:40 [CNN] Pakistani police arrest former president Musharraf

06:41 [The Hindu - News] I have no craving for power: Naidu

06:41 [The Hindu - News] Musharraf arrested, presented before magistrate

06:43 [The Hindu - News] 4 men injured in chemical explosion

06:43 [The Hindu - News] Teething troubles crop up at new domestic terminal

06:45 [Slashdot] Facebook Letting Everyone See How Much Data-Center Power It Consumes

06:47 [The Hindu - News] DDA proposal to change Yamuna floodplain to bus shelter draws ire of environmentalists

06:49 [Raw Story] Jon Stewart destroys Republican arguments against background checks

06:51 [The Hindu - News] Grandeur of medieval Delhi comes alive for students

06:52 [Fox News] FBI Releases Video and Images of Boston Marathon Bombing Suspects

06:52 [Fox News] 'GLASS HOUSE'?Dems Ignore Past Scandals With Sanford Pile-On

06:52 [Fox News] BREAKING NEWS: MIT Police Officer Killed in Campus Shooting

06:53 [The Hindu - News] Amicus curiae appointed in Delhi gang-rape case

06:53 [The Hindu - News] Nepalese woman gang-raped

06:58 [CNN] China: Bird flu virus spreads to 87

07:01 [The Hindu - News] Date for installing set-top boxes extended to April 30

07:01 [The Hindu - News] Rebel MLAs seek early elections

07:03 [NPR] MIT Police Officer Killed In Campus Shooting

07:03 [The Hindu - News] Drought in Rayalaseema is man-made: Byreddy

07:03 [The Hindu - News] CPI, TRS oppose diversion of Bayyaram iron ore to RINL

07:04 [Sydney Morning Herald] More gunfire reported in Boston area

07:07 [Voice of America] Pakistan's Former President Placed Under House Arrest

07:07 [The Hindu - News] Row over undertrial’s suspicious death

07:13 [NPR] Police Arrest Former Pakistani Ruler Musharraf

07:13 [AL JAZEERA] Gunman kills police officer at US university

07:19 [The Hindu - News] Former bishop dead

07:19 [The Hindu - News] ‘Autonomous colleges will lead to commercialisation of education’

07:19 [The Hindu - News] Teams searching for bodies, survivors, in Texas blast

07:19 [The Hindu - News] KPCC’s Kerala Yatra sets off

07:20 [Fox News] DEATH TOLL UNCLEAR: Crews Search for Victims In Texas Plant Explosion

07:20 [Fox News] BREAKING NEWS: Manhunt After MIT Campus Police Officer Shot Dead

07:21 [Fox News] Rubio defends immigration bill ahead of hearing

07:21 [Fox News] Woman gets 22 years in teen grandson's killing

07:21 [Fox News] Labor nominee Perez pressed on 'secret deal'

07:21 [Fox News] Lawmakers grill TSA official over $50M uniform order

07:22 [The Hindu - News] Survey reveals 67 cases of malnutrition

07:22 [Guardian] Pervez Musharraf back in court a day after fleeing arrest

07:25 [Russia Today] West Fertilizer plant explosion highlights regulatory shortfalls

07:25 [Reuters] Debt levels, big monetary stimulus on tap at G20

07:26 [The Hindu - News] Delay proves ‘positive’ for JD(S)

07:28 [Mostly Water] New York Stop-and-Frisk Trial Bares Massive Police Abuse

07:29 [Voice of America] Police Officer Dead in MIT Shooting

07:30 [The Hindu - News] 17 nomination papers rejected in Mysore district, two in Mandya

07:30 [The Hindu - News] International aerospace symposium begins today

07:32 [Deutsche Welle] Former Pakistan leader Pervez Musharraf arrested after fleeing

07:34 [The Hindu - News] Moily lays emphasis on importanceof counter-terrorism measures

07:36 [The Hindu - News] Eshwarappa’s is worth Rs. 4.8 crore

07:36 [Telegraph] Man survives Boston bombs and Texas explosion

07:36 [Telegraph] Boston Marathon bombs: live

07:36 [Telegraph] Case for GM crops is becoming 'stronger', says chief scientist

07:36 [Telegraph] Duchess of Cambridge walks in Diana's footsteps by becoming Patron of Natural History Museum

07:36 [Telegraph] Swedish modelling agencies 'target girls with eating disorders'

07:36 [Telegraph] Snoopers' laws could be used to 'oppress us', says David Cameron technology adviser

07:36 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'More gunfire, explosions in Boston area'

07:38 [The Hindu - News] Teenager held on charge of raping 4-year-old girl

07:38 [The Hindu - News] Snake venom worth Rs. 1.2 crore seized

07:38 [The Hindu - News] 3,957 candidates file papers in State

07:39 [BBC: Entertainment] Warning over World Service budget

07:40 [Moral Low Ground] Muslim Woman Heba Abolaban Assaulted in Boston Revenge Attack

07:42 [The Hindu - News] Ahead of polls, BBMP freezes 1,970 schemes and pre-empts scam

07:42 [Fin24 News] Microsoft profits rise 19%

07:44 [The Hindu - News] Everything you wanted to know about IPR

07:46 [The Hindu - News] Eshwarappa’s assets worth Rs. 4.8 crore

07:46 [The Hindu - News] Moily lays emphasis on importance of counter-terrorism measures

07:47 [Deutsche Welle] Presidential election points the way for Italy

07:47 [Deutsche Welle] Police officer at MIT shot dead

07:51 [Sydney Morning Herald] Rolf Harris arrested for sex abuse: report

07:51 [Sydney Morning Herald] More explosions in Boston area

07:51 [Sydney Morning Herald] PM fails to reach Gonski deal

07:51 [CNET News] Julian Assange's secret chat with Google's chairman

07:52 [Fin24 News] Online ad revenue boosts Google profits

07:53 [Voice of America] Police Officer Dead in MIT Shooting

08:00 [zero hedge] The Argument of Bitcoins v. Gold Laid to Rest, Part II

08:07 [Sydney Morning Herald] Abbott staffer demoted after Sydney party incident

08:08 [The Hindu - News] Stuttering to live up to its taluk status

08:09 [straight] Pivot questions Vancouver police warning to PiDGiN protesters

08:10 [Mother Jones] Things in Boston Just Got Crazier

08:10 [The Hindu - News] Digitisation at 80 p.c. in Bangalore

08:12 [Deutsche Welle] Citizenship for sale

08:13 [CNN] Violence haunts Boston area in wake of Marathon terror

08:15 [The Hindu - News] Musician held for murder of wife, her cousin

08:19 [The Hindu - News] Flying flint impales child’s throat

08:19 [The Hindu - News] Supreme Court cancels 49 mining leases in Karnataka

08:19 [CNN] Can social media clear air over China?

08:20 [Financial Times] Musharraf arrested at Islamabad home

08:21 [The Hindu - News] MIT campus police killed in campus shooting

08:21 [AL JAZEERA] Pakistan police arrest ex-President Musharraf

08:21 [Financial Times] FBI releases images of Boston suspects

08:22 [Telegraph] Egypt's remaining Jews gather to bury one of their own

08:22 [Telegraph] Black Sabbath helps plants to grow but Sir Cliff Richard 'kills them'

08:22 [Telegraph] The men behind Imran Khan's bid to lead Pakistan

08:22 [Telegraph] French Alps bus crash: young Britons remain in critical condition

08:25 [The Hindu - News] Residents are just plain fed up

08:27 [The Hindu - News] Shivajinagar residents are just plain fed up

08:29 [Fin24 News] G24 warns rich countries on spillovers

08:29 [The Hindu - News] Hebbal thirsts for performing candidates

08:29 [BBC: Science & Environment] VIDEO: 'Earth-like' planets discovered

08:31 [Voice of America] Police Officer Dead in MIT Shooting

08:31 [Reuters] Police officer shot to death at MIT campus near Boston

08:33 [The Hindu - News] Power of the city

08:35 [CNN] Violence haunts Boston area in wake of Marathon terror

08:35 [Global Voices] Guatemala's Genocide Trial Declared Invalid

08:37 [Sydney Morning Herald] PM fails to reach Gonski deal

08:37 [Sydney Morning Herald] Bombing suspect in custody: report

08:40 [Russia Today] One suspect in Boston boming arrested - Boston Globe

08:40 [Russia Today] 'Cartoonish form of despotism' - Assange on Bahrain activist Rajab's imprisonment

08:41 [The Hindu - News] IMF Nations need customised action for full speed recovery: Lagarde

08:45 [AL JAZEERA] Reports: Boston bombing suspect captured

08:45 [The Hindu - News] A sniff of glamour and abuse

08:45 [The Hindu - News] Kept at arm’s length

08:47 [The Hindu - News] World’s oldest person turns 116

08:49 [] Clapper: Iran Still Not Building Nukes; Sanctions Intended to Foster Unrest

08:51 [Guardian] Barclay brothers named richest media figures in UK with £2.3bn fortune

08:51 [Topix Activism News] Vietnam, US far apart on human rights

08:51 [BBC: Entertainment] Matt Damon's Promised Land

08:53 [BBC: Entertainment] Floyd album designer Thorgerson dies

08:53 [The Hindu - News] Tension near temple at Vellalore

08:53 [The Hindu - News] Hartal in three TN districts

08:54 [Telegraph] Girlfriend of rapist jailed after using Facebook to frame victims

08:57 [AL JAZEERA] Reports: Boston bombing suspect detained

08:57 [The Hindu - News] Commerce courses remain elusive to science students

09:01 [The Hindu - News] BJP slams leakage of draft JPC report on 2G scam

09:03 [NPR] As Florida Bill Looks To Aid Feral Cats, Opponents Claw Back

09:03 [NPR] Losing A Leg, But Gaining A Sense Of Purpose

09:03 [NPR] Post-Chavez Venezuela Grows More, Not Less, Polarized

09:03 [The Hindu - News] Cases against six on charge of assault

09:07 [Voice of America] Rescuers Continue Search at Site of Texas Explosion

09:07 [The Hindu - News] VS slams order on water company

09:09 [Reuters] Pakistan court puts former president Musharraf under house arrest

09:09 [Reuters] FBI says identifying suspects is now top priority

09:10 [The Hindu - News] Not a safe drive to summer classes

09:11 [Financial Times] Police manhunt after Boston officer shot

09:12 [The Hindu - News] Load-shedding not to be extended

09:12 [The Hindu - News] LDF to form ‘human chain’ on Friday

09:12 [BBC: Entertainment] Rolf Harris in sex offence inquiry

09:14 [Raw Story] WATCH LIVE: Alleged suspect arrested in Boston Marathon bombing

09:15 [New Statesman] Office of Rail Regulation: nationalised rail firm is most efficient in the country

09:15 [New Statesman] Should companies be able to sue for libel?

09:15 [New Statesman] Why have Tory MEPs rejected a free market solution to climate change?

09:15 [New Statesman] Friends is gone for good. Could we BE any sadder?

09:15 [New Statesman] Online supporters could soon be all political parties have left

09:15 [New Statesman] Morning Call: pick of the papers

09:16 [The Hindu - News] Pakistan's Musharraf lashes out after arrest


09:18 [The Hindu - News] ‘Salian cannot dent my prospects’

09:18 [CNN: Money] Violence, late-night manhunt in Boston

09:19 [Guardian] Boston: MIT police officer shot dead and armed drama in Watertown - live

09:20 [The Hindu - News] Congress will sweep DK, Udupi, says Oil Minister

09:20 [The Hindu - News] Bhat fires first salvo against Lobo

09:22 [Slashdot] Google Gets Consumer Service Ultimatum From German Consumer Groups

09:22 [The Hindu - News] Nominations of 86 candidates found valid in Dakshina Kannada

09:22 [Deutsche Welle] Police activity throws Boston area into confusion

09:22 [Deutsche Welle] Warsaw marks 70th anniversary of ghetto uprising

09:23 [Fin24 News] Rand back in favour

09:25 [Russia Today] Market Buzz: Stepping into recovery on commodities futures growth

09:28 [NPR] Police Converge On Neighborhood Outside Boston

09:29 [BBC: Technology] Sat-nav mix up pupils far from home

09:29 [Financial Times] Police manhunt after Boston officer killed

09:30 [The Hindu - News] Police converge on neighbourhood outside Boston

09:31 [New Statesman] Like B*Witched and the SDP, I am far greater than the sum of my parts

09:33 [Reuters] WHO data on bird flu raises new questions about human transmission

09:33 [Fin24 News] Cell C's ultimatum on termination rates

09:33 [BBC: Technology] Smart meters 'to cut bills by £64'

09:38 [The Hindu - News] Centre announces Rs. 12,000-crore package for Bihar

09:39 [Voice of America] Massive Police Operation Near Boston

09:40 [The Hindu - News] MCI to inspect newly constructed GMC

09:40 [The Hindu - News] Navi Mumbai airport in fresh controversy over wildlife clearance

09:41 [Voice of America] WHO Says No Evidence of Human to Human Bird Flu Infection

09:42 [The Hindu - News] Devotees arrive in thousands to witness Lord Rama’s wedding

09:43 [Reuters] Earthquake jolts islands off northern Japan, no tsunami warning

09:43 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Major Trade Deal Between EU and Southern Africa Expected

09:43 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Religious Youth Could Swing Pakistani Poll

09:44 [The Hindu - News] Heavy influx of pilgrims at Bhadrachalam

09:45 [Fin24 News] Cell C ultimatum on termination rates

09:46 [The Hindu - News] Farmers Union seeks land regularisation for tribal ryots

09:48 [The Hindu - News] Farm budget from next year: Kanna

09:50 [The Hindu - News] Shortage of coaches delaying launch of new trains: Kotla

09:54 [Reuters] Police officer killed near Boston, link to bombing unclear

09:54 [The Hindu - News] Subsidised laddus for retired TTD employees

09:54 [The Hindu - News] Farmers at mercy of traders in Nalgonda market yards: survey

09:56 [The Hindu - News] Unsung heroes of Kalamakari designs

09:57 [Telegraph] In pictures Boston bombing: police involved in shoot-out in Watertown

09:57 [Financial Times] Boston manhunt after officer shot dead

09:58 [NPR] Shots, Explosions Heard As Boston Manhunt Continues

09:58 [The Hindu - News] Musharraf lashes out after arrest

09:59 [CNN] Mysterious ancient structure found under sea of Galilee

10:00 [CNN: Money] Inflation is very, very low. Time to worry?

10:00 [CNN: Money] Chromebook could free Google

10:00 [CNN: Money] CNNMoney News Quiz

10:01 [The Hindu - News] State strategy on Cauvery issue has paid off: Minister

10:01 [New Statesman] New Atheism should be able to criticise Islam without being accused of Islamophobia

10:01 [Fin24 News] Anglo recovers from damaging strikes

10:03 [The Hindu - News] DU teachers reject four-year programme

10:05 [The Hindu - News] New programme finds support among other academics

10:05 [Reuters] Italy centre-left backs ex-PM Prodi as presidential candidate

10:05 [Guardian] Argentinians rally against Fernández government

10:06 [New Statesman] EU cap-and-trade system left to die by EU parliament

10:08 [CNN: Money] Was your home a good investment? Find out

10:11 [Telegraph] Thatcher protest ring leader cashed in on right-to-buy scheme

10:11 [The Hindu - News] JPC report: Govt asks opposition to refrain from speculation

10:11 [Voice of America] Cameroon Says Abducted French Family Released

10:12 [Deutsche Welle] Pakistan leader Pervez Musharraf under house arrest

10:13 [The Hindu - News] Govt asks opposition to refrain from speculation on JPC report

10:21 [New Statesman] IBM misses Wall Street forecasts on both revenues and profit

10:22 [Spiegel] Built (Not) to Last: Hackerspaces Resurrect Broken Appliances

10:26 [New Statesman] Google revenues fall short of analysts’ expectations

10:26 [New Statesman] Labour rejects claims it would outspend the Tories as "total rubbish"

10:27 [Sydney Morning Herald] LIVE: Mayhem in Boston as suspect reportedly in custody

10:27 [The Hindu - News] Officers enter US home of ricin mail suspect

10:31 [The Hindu - News] Sealing of granite blocks begins

10:33 [Reuters] Italy center-left backs ex-PM Prodi as presidential candidate

10:33 [The Hindu - News] Now, Livelihood Centres for trade training

10:33 [The Hindu - News] High Court directs Inspector to file status report on compensation case

10:35 [AL JAZEERA] French family captured in Cameroon freed

10:35 [AL JAZEERA] Police shoot dead one Boston bombing suspect

10:35 [The Hindu - News] Public anger rising over water crisis

10:41 [CNN: Money] Japan defends easy money gamble

10:41 [CNN: Money] What type of consumer are you?

10:43 [Telegraph] Boston shooting police radio: officers report explosions and shots fired

10:43 [Sydney Morning Herald] LIVE: Chaos in Boston as one bomber dead, another on run

10:43 [Guardian] Boston bombings: one suspect killed, one on the loose – live updates

10:43 [The Hindu - News] Chandy to open railway overbridge

10:45 [The Hindu - News] Seminar to discuss urban development

10:45 [The Hindu - News] MVD to be stern on those who use mobile phones while driving

10:47 [CNN] Boston bombing suspect on the loose, police say

10:47 [The Hindu - News] One more turns hostile in Onchiyam case


10:50 [Financial Times] One Boston bombing suspect shot dead

10:52 [Deutsche Welle] SAP earnings strong despite decline in Asian revenues

10:52 [Deutsche Welle] Pirates and their reign of terror in the Bay of Bengal

10:53 [Voice of America] Pakistan's Former President Under House Arrest

10:54 [The Hindu - News] Burglars attack priest, attempt robbery

10:54 [The Hindu - News] Mayawati meets UP Gov, recommends President’s rule in state

10:54 [The Hindu - News] Fill vacancies in aided colleges, says ACTA

10:54 [The Hindu - News] Catch a glimpse of rich heritage

10:54 [The Hindu - News] Door-to-door search for Boston blasts, MIT shooting suspect

10:54 [Reuters] Lufthansa workers to strike on Monday over pay

10:56 [The Hindu - News] Beat the heat at summer beach

10:57 [AL JAZEERA] Boston police hunt second bombing suspect

10:57 [New Statesman] Mad Men: Season 6, Episode 3

11:00 [The Hindu - News] Government departments told to tap solar power

11:02 [The Hindu - News] VGTMUDA Board hardly meets

11:02 [The Hindu - News] Local girl surprises Thipsay

11:04 [The Hindu - News] Took all decisions on 2G in consultation with PM: Raja

11:04 [The Hindu - News] Residents block movement of garbage vehicles

11:04 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: Netanyahu: Israel has the right to prevent weapons from falling into the wrong hands in Syria

11:06 [The Hindu - News] TN to seek Rs 19,665 cr compensation for losses in drought

11:06 [Reuters] Police say one suspect in Boston Marathon bombing dead, one at large

11:07 [BBC: Entertainment] Dick Van Dyke cancels NY appearance

11:10 [The Hindu - News] Protests near hospital as five year old battles for life

11:10 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] New Dispute Dogs Philippines and Malaysia

11:12 [The Hindu - News] Rape of 5-year-old triggers protest in east Delhi

11:12 [Deutsche Welle] Backyard ponds keep fishers afloat after oil spill

11:13 [Telegraph] Minimum alcohol pricing may not happen over 'big, bossy government' fears

11:16 [The Hindu - News] Pride of place for Abburi Gopalakrishna

11:17 [Reuters] Lufthansa considers legal action over planned strike

11:18 [The Hindu - News] Ganta promises package for fishermen, jetty near Gangavaram port

11:18 [The Hindu - News] Brahmins pledge support to Naidu

11:20 [The Hindu - News] Proposals sought from Andhra University

11:22 [Deutsche Welle] Creative con artists take advantage of trusting Japanese

11:24 [The Hindu - News] Police offered bribe, advised me to thank god: Rape victim’s father

11:26 [Fin24 News] Household wealth surpasses R6 trillion

11:30 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: Haniyeh heads to Qatar to discuss reconciliation and the reconstruction of Gaza

11:32 [BBC: Science & Environment] VIDEO: Three years on from BP oil disaster

11:34 [The Atlantic: Politics] Falsely Accused in Boston: 3 Examples and What They Should Teach Us

11:37 [Voice of America] Details on Boston Manhunt from VOA's Carolyn Presutti

11:39 [Raw Story] Police kill one Boston Marathon bomb suspect and still hunt for second ‘white hat’ suspect

11:41 [Slashdot] Former Sega Employee Reveals Sega Pluto Prototype Console

11:42 [Deutsche Welle] US politicians show restraint after Boston attack

11:42 [Financial Times] One Boston bombing suspect killed

11:42 [CNN] 'We are with you.' London Marathon to observe silence, black ribbons

11:42 [CNN] In latest legal blow, Pakistani court confines Musharraf to his home

11:42 [CNN: Money] Stocks point higher after bumpy week

11:42 [CNN: Money] Track stock futures and pre-market movers

11:43 [CBC: politics] Liberals crafted leadership rules to avoid debt buildup

11:45 [Reuters] One suspect in Boston bombing dead, manhunt underway for second suspect

11:47 [Deutsche Welle] Cameroon: French family freed

11:48 [NPR] With Bird Flu, "Right Now, Anything Is Possible"


11:50 [Russia Today] New case against Skolkovo exec, cops question opposition MP’s $750,000 lecture fees

11:54 [Slate Magazine] A Dog-Eat-Dog World

11:54 [Slate Magazine] Play the Slate News Quiz

11:54 [CNN] Interactive map: Manhunt in Boston area

11:55 [AL JAZEERA] Teen 'fearful' after portrayal as US bomber

11:56 [BBC: Entertainment] Rock Hall of Fame inductees welcomed

11:57 [The Hindu - News] People looks for major change in Karnataka: Oscar

11:59 [The Hindu - News] Death toll rises to 32 in Iraq cafe suicide attack

11:59 [Telegraph] China's first aircraft 'preparing for first long distance mission'

12:00 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: After a series of failures, Mossad campaign to recruit new agents

12:00 [CNN] Search for answers after deadly Texas explosion

12:01 [The Hindu - News] Death toll rises to 32 in Iraq cafe suicide bombing

12:01 [The Atlantic: National] What Happened Overnight in Watertown: 1 Suspect Dead, Another On the Run

12:01 [Global Voices] No More Apologies – Japan's Facebook Users Share ‘Fake’ Propaganda

12:02 [Deutsche Welle] Dad's the word in Berlin

12:03 [Spiegel] Access for Turkish Press: Court to Raffle Media Seats in Neo-Nazi Trial

12:04 [Big Think] The Sociology of Disorders: Why We Can't Sleep

12:05 [New Statesman] The racists have lost: Britain has risen above patronising portrayals of identity

12:07 [CNN] Kidnappers free French family abducted in Cameroon, officials say

12:09 [Slate Magazine] Daily Rituals

12:10 [Mother Jones] Charts: Challenging The Myth That Guns Stop Crime

12:10 [Mother Jones] GOP Goes Hunting For EPA Emails About Turducken

12:10 [Mother Jones] A Brief History of Our Deadly Addiction to Nitrogen Fertilizer

12:10 [Mother Jones] Texas Plant May Not Have Been Inspected in Years, Despite Risks

12:11 [Fin24 News] Mining stocks shine after sell-off

12:11 [BBC: Also in the news] River rescue lamb in legal wrangle

12:12 [Global Voices] Catalan Wikipedia: how to place a stateless nation on the global network

12:12 [Voice of America] Syrian Gov't Official Assassinated: Activists

12:12 [Deutsche Welle] Transatlantic Review

12:13 [BBC: Technology] Cispa cyber bill passed by US House

12:15 [The Hindu - News] Bihar special package receives mixed response

12:18 [Good] Celebrate 4/20 By Screening This Pot Documentary for Your Friends

12:18 [Good] GOOD 100: Meet Ehon Chan, Talking a New Kind of Tough

12:18 [Good] How a North Korean Shopkeeper in Compton Helped Bring Gangster Rap to Japan

12:18 [Good] This Film Project Turns Your Block Into Both Cast and Crew

12:19 [BBC: Entertainment] Leslie settles phone-hacking case

12:23 [The Hindu - News] Suspect died of multiple wounds: doctor

12:24 [Raw Story] World’s oldest ever man turns 116 in Japan

12:30 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: Britain and France believe the Syrian regime has used chemical weapons

12:32 [Deutsche Welle] Volkswagen plans new sales offensive in China

12:34 [CNN] Questions, devastation after deadly Texas explosion

12:34 [CNET News] Larry Page: Android powers Google Glass

12:34 [Raw Story] Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side of the Moon’ cover designer Storm Thorgerson dies aged 69

12:35 [Reuters] Pakistan police place ex-president Musharraf in custody: spokesman

12:44 [Slate Magazine] Corrections

12:44 [Raw Story] Rescuers fear more bodies in Texas fertilizer explosion town

12:49 [Raw Story] Anti-capitalist nun emerges as major leader in Spain’s ‘indignant’ protest movement

12:50 [The Hindu - News] Mass transit suspended, manhunt on for Boston blasts suspect

12:52 [New Statesman] Why did Margaret Thatcher have a jaundiced view of the Irish?

12:53 [Fox News: politics] Rubio defends immigration bill ahead of hearing, critics cite enforcement concerns

12:53 [Spiegel] Wealth Report Criticism: Merkel Says Germans Richer than Statistics Suggest

12:56 [The Hindu - News] Nine killed by gunman in Kenya

12:56 [Topix Activism News] U.S. House passes cybersecurity bill as privacy concerns linger

12:59 [Amnesty International] Afghanistan: Medical personnel killed in attack

12:59 [CNN] Check your phone: Nations with the most mobile malware

12:59 [Raw Story] Cannabis club thrives in Canary Islands

12:59 [Raw Story] Pentagon sends troops to Jordan to counter Syria chemical weapons threat

13:00 [The Hindu - News] Raped 5-year-old girl critical

13:01 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: Palestinian-Jordanian crossing open for trade for the first time

13:01 [Russia Today] AP: Boston bombing suspects 'identified' as brothers from Russia, near Chechnya

13:01 [zero hedge] Yen Slips, Lifts other Currencies

13:01 [zero hedge] Boston Suburb, Transit Under Lockdown Following Shootout With One Bombing Suspect, Manhunt For Another, Both From Chechnya

13:01 [Telegraph] Charterhouse teacher arrested on suspicion of raping former pupil

13:02 [CNN] Family wins $10K after losing 255 pounds

13:02 [CNN] Police: One Boston bombing suspect dead, another on the run

13:02 [New Statesman] Reddit, Boston and the missing student

13:03 [Sydney Morning Herald] LIVE: Wanted bombing suspect Russian: reports

13:08 [CNN] Space harpoon plan to nail orbital garbage

13:08 [CNN] Portugal airline boss warns uncertainty harming Europe

13:08 [The Hindu - News] 2G report: Cong subverting truth using JPC, says Jaitley

13:09 [Financial Times] Boston suspect killed in shoot out

13:09 [Disinformation] “It is Indisputable that the United States Engaged in the Practice of Torture”

13:10 [CNN: Health] Family loses 255 pounds, wins $10K

13:10 [CNN: Health] Family loses 255 lbs. for $10K

13:10 [CNN: Health] Dozens of dentist's patients have hepatitis

13:10 [The Hindu - News] Chennai events

13:11 [BBC: Technology] Sony hacker Recursion goes to jail

13:11 [Guardian] Boston bombings: one suspect killed, one on the run – live updates

13:11 [Guardian] Measles outbreak: man suspected to have died of disease in Swansea

13:13 [CNN] U.S. military to step up presence in Jordan in light of Syria strife

13:14 [The Hindu - News] Raped 5-year-old girl critical in Delhi

13:15 [CNET News] With #Music, Twitter speeds its media domination march

13:16 [Reuters] One suspect in Boston bombing dead, manhunt under way for second man

13:16 [Reuters] Italy center-left backs ex-PM Prodi for president

13:17 [Deutsche Welle] Rising anger against the "bedroom tax"

13:17 [Deutsche Welle] It isn't just cricket - India's dilemma with Sri Lanka

13:18 [Telegraph] New species of dinosaur discovered: the lonely small bandit

13:18 [Telegraph] Petrol prices slashed for second time in week

13:18 [Telegraph] Princess Beatrice becomes patron of dyslexia charity

13:18 [Telegraph] Ed Balls: no pledge for 'now' to outspend Tories

13:18 [Telegraph] Pictures of the day: 19 April 2013

13:18 [Telegraph] Texas explosion: US regulators fined fertiliser plant near Waco in 2012

13:18 [New Statesman] Friday Arts Diary

13:19 [CNN] Rangers risk their lives to save African forest elephant

13:19 [Fin24 News] SAA's new CEO appointed

13:22 [Russia Today] 30 Russian MPs divorced to conceal their incomes - report

13:24 [Raw Story] Boston transit shut down in hunt for second bomb suspect

13:27 [The Hindu - News] ShotCuts: In the elite club

13:27 [Deutsche Welle] Prodi, Berlusconi in Italian standoff

13:29 [zero hedge] Surviving Bombing/Shootout Suspect's Social Page

13:30 [CNN] While you were sleeping: Boston developments

13:30 [Voice of America] Manhunt for Boston Bombing Suspect

13:33 [The Hindu - News] Summer reading

13:34 [Big Think] The Old Ball Game… with Women?

13:35 [BBC: Entertainment] Matisse and Turner in new Tate shows

13:37 [The Hindu - News] A foretelling gone right

13:39 [Raw Story] Saudi Arabia opens luxury ‘religious extremist’ rehab center for Al-Qaeda militants

13:41 [The Hindu - News] Jaitley plays down BJP-JD(U) spat over Modi

13:41 [The Hindu - News] The rape issue

13:41 [BBC: Entertainment] Hamiltons settle phone-hacking case

13:42 [Deutsche Welle] IMF, World Bank, G20 to debate global economic recovery

13:43 [] One Bombing Suspect Dead, Manhunt Continues for Second

13:45 [CNN] Opinion: Ricin -- Almost never deadly

13:45 [The Hindu - News] Twenty years after

13:47 [CNN] 'Oblivion' aims for the moon, falls short

13:47 [AL JAZEERA] Boston on lockdown as police hunt suspects

13:48 [Telegraph] Boston shooting eyewitness: 'a bullet came through my wall'

13:49 [Raw Story] Anti-vaccination campaign blamed for massive measles outbreak in Wales

13:49 [Raw Story] Sen. Durbin: ‘Gang of Eight’ found balance on immigration

13:51 [zero hedge] Sneaky FX-Led Overnight Levitation Offsets IBM Earnings Bomb

13:53 [The Hindu - News] The do-nothing-but-relax place

13:53 [NPR] Book News: Two Authors Make 'Time' List Of '100 Most Influential People'

13:55 [The Hindu - News] ACP slaps girl protester, suspended

13:57 [The Hindu - News] What the early bird sees

13:59 [Slate Magazine] Did Your Senators Vote for Gun Control?

13:59 [Slate Magazine] Advertisement:

13:59 [Slate Magazine] Seven Spectacular Places Saved by the Environmental Movement

14:01 [The Hindu - News] WHO probes possible human transmission of H7N9 bird flu

14:04 [Big Think] Why the Boston Marathon Bombers May Have Attacked

14:05 [The Hindu - News] On the chronicle trail

14:07 [] Georgia: For Metal Scavengers, a Scrappy Fight to Survive

14:08 [CNET News] Friday Poll: Are Google Glass developer terms too restrictive?

14:08 [CNN: Politics] While you were sleeping: Boston developments

14:08 [CNN: Money] Bitcoin bubble re-inflates

14:09 [Amnesty International] Swaziland: Newspaper editor threatened with jail amid media crackdown

14:11 [Reuters] One Boston bombing suspect dead, hunt on for second man

14:11 [zero hedge] Frontrunning: April 19

14:12 [Deutsche Welle] Internal divisions trouble Ivory Coast

14:14 [Guardian] Syria crisis: UN's aid chief demands cross-border access - live updates

14:14 [Raw Story] Colbert: U.S. now safe from maniacs wielding gun control bills

14:14 [Raw Story] 5-year-old Indian girl battles for her life after kidnapping and brutal rape

14:15 [Slashdot] Changing the Ratio of Women In Tech: How Etsy Did It

14:16 [The Hindu - News] The Quirk Quotient

14:18 [BBC: Technology] VIDEO: Hands on with Alonso's F1 simulator

14:18 [The Hindu - News] US officials say Boston suspects were Chechen brothers

14:18 [Voice of America] WHO Says No Evidence of Human to Human Bird Flu Infection

14:18 [New Statesman] Ireland imposes strict new limits on spending of debtors

14:18 [New Statesman] Online publishing feeds bewildered consumers a mass of mediocre content

14:19 [BBC: Science & Environment] Mice and geckos sent into space

14:20 [The Hindu - News] Sustainable development fundamental right of people: SC

14:20 [Guardian] Phone hacking: NoW publisher pays damages to Neil Hamilton

14:20 [Guardian] French family seized in Cameroon by suspected Boko Haram Islamists freed

14:21 [CNN] Photos: TV reunions we'd like to see

14:21 [CNN] Opinion: Gun control fight just beginning

14:22 [The Hindu - News] Green and clean

14:23 [CNN: Travel] Cuts coming, expect delays

14:25 [CNET News] Samsung Galaxy S4 lands at Verizon in May

14:25 [CNET News] Apple hangs onto your Siri data for two years

14:26 [CNN] Suspects described as brothers from Chechnya

14:27 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Oblivion' aims for the moon, falls short

14:27 [CNN: Entertainment] Virtual reality amazes grandma

14:27 [CNN: Entertainment] Photos: TV reunions we'd like to see

14:28 [The Hindu - News] Warrant issued against SHO for not filing report in Thackeray case

14:28 [Reuters] Pakistan police take former president Musharraf into custody

14:28 [Financial Times] Boston police mount massive manhunt

14:29 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Boston Marathon Bombing: What Do Chechens Have Against the U.S.?

14:32 [Guardian] Boston in lockdown as one bomb suspect killed in shootout – live updates

14:32 [The Hindu - News] BJP promises free laptops, rice at Re. 1

14:32 [The Hindu - News] Just ask the crowd...

14:32 [Voice of America] Live Blog: Manhunt for Boston Bombing Suspect

14:33 [BBC: Entertainment] Tributes to Floyd artist Thorgerson

14:34 [Telegraph] Boston bombs: how investigators use technology to identify suspects

14:37 [AL JAZEERA] Boston on lockdown as police hunt suspect

14:38 [Voice of America] Chechen Conflict Spawns Terrorism

14:39 [Reuters] Mystery of Chinese bird flu outbreak grows

14:40 [The Hindu - News] Sow far, sow good

14:42 [Guardian] Boston bomb suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev shot dead – live updates

14:42 [Guardian] Many nurseries and pre-schools in England could be closed in shakeup

14:46 [Slashdot] One Boston Marathon Bomb Suspect Dead, Other At Large After Shootout With Police

14:46 [CNN] Five stories you may have missed during Boston bombings

14:46 [CNN] Opinion: Boston reminds us of best and worst of humanity

14:46 [The Hindu - News] The studio story

14:47 [CNN] Edward James Olmos' 'Filly Brown' debuts, 'Stand and Deliver' still resonates

14:49 [New Statesman] Five questions answered on GSK market abuse allegations

14:49 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Downey Jr 'keeping it fresh' in Iron Man 3

14:53 [Fox News] BREAKING NEWS: Boston on Lockdown as Authorities Hunt Remaining Bomber

14:54 [Russia Today] Gold bounces back – but for good?

14:54 [Russia Today] Rosneft wants Gazprom split to improve its LNG competitiveness

14:58 [CNN: Money] Spring-clean your finances

14:58 [CNN] Troubled North Caucasus region still scene of conflict

14:59 [CNET News] Get a Samsung Blu-ray player with Wi-Fi, apps for $45

14:59 [CNET News] Xbox again reigns supreme in U.S. console market

15:01 [zero hedge] IBM -4.5% Pre-Market; Dow Futures Sliding

15:01 [zero hedge] Killed Chechen Bomber Brother: "I Don't Have A Single American Friend, I Don't Understand Them."

15:01 [AL JAZEERA] Concrete action call ahead of Syria meeting

15:04 [Voice of America] Chechen Conflict Spawns Terrorism

15:04 [The Hindu - News] Home is where the smart is

15:05 [CNN] Suspects described as brothers from Russian Caucasus

15:08 [] Following Bombing That Killed Afghan Children, Karzai Fingers CIA

15:09 [Russia Today] NATO seeks Russia’s advice on Afghanistan withdrawal - report

15:10 [CNN] Emmy reversal: Telefilm actor categories won't merge

15:11 [Mother Jones] Boston Bombing Suspect Posted Video on Al Qaeda Prophecy on YouTube

15:11 [CNET News] Netflix kicks off latest original series 'Hemlock Grove'

15:12 [zero hedge] NYPD Warns Of White Male In Honda CRV Headed To Manhattan Who May Be Wearing Suicide Vest

15:12 [Spiegel] Net Politics: Report Calls for German Internet Commissioner

15:12 [Truthout] Bill Introduced to Begin Rollback of High Medicare Drug Prices

15:14 [Raw Story] Pat Robertson advises Christians to ‘flee from evil’ video games

15:15 [CNN] Photos: Boston bombing suspects

15:17 [Deutsche Welle] Is India too 'noose happy'?

15:17 [Deutsche Welle] Musharraf's arrest 'embarasses' the military

15:17 [Deutsche Welle] IMF and World Bank walk an economic tightrope

15:18 [Financial Times] Concern at choice of Indonesia minister

15:18 [Guardian] Rolf Harris arrested by Operation Yewtree police

15:19 [CNN: Money] Apple ex-cash has never been so cheap

15:19 [CNN: Money] Blackstone bails on Dell

15:19 [CNN: Money] The IMF needs to overcome its bipolar personality

15:19 [CNN: Money] The business of Record Store Day

15:19 [CNN: Money] America: Still a soda nation, after all these years

15:19 [Financial Times] Police hunt second Boston suspect

15:19 [The Hindu - News] Delhi Police failed to tackle crime against women: NCW chief

15:19 [AlterNet] WATCH Chris Matthews: ‘Can't the FBI Just Racially Profile Boston Suspects from Photos?’

15:22 [Telegraph] Lord Hanningfield pockets £21,000 in expenses since return from jail

15:22 [Telegraph] Cats doing the funniest things

15:22 [Telegraph] Police numbers up by 40 per cent for London Marathon

15:23 [Truthout] Boston Police: One Marathon Bomb Suspect Dead, Second at Large

15:23 [Truthout] Married to Guns

15:23 [Truthout] It Seems to Be Working

15:23 [The Hindu - News] Nine worshippers killed in twin attacks in Iraq

15:24 [Disinformation] Is An Enormous Mayan Head Visible In Google Earth?

15:26 [The Nation] A Bold Progressive Vision for the New York City Council (Really!)

15:27 [The Hindu - News] Decks cleared for clubbing allowances with basic pay for PF deduction

15:27 [The Hindu - News] The studio story

15:30 [Voice of America] Election Eve Violence in Iraq Kills At Least 8

15:31 [The Hindu - News] Sow far, sow good

15:31 [CNN: Health] Chicken still on menu, WHO tells China as bird flu spreads

15:32 [Spiegel] After ISAF: Germany Commits Troops for Post-2014 Mission

15:34 [Disinformation] Trevor Moore – “Founding Fathers”

15:34 [Fin24 News] Equity report is flawed - union

15:36 [CNET News] Chinese firm finds way to get apps onto iPhone, iPad -- for free

15:36 [CNET News] HTC One hits retailers today

15:36 [Telegraph] Schoolgirl takes Scottish Labour conference by storm

15:37 [The Hindu - News] Wrong on govt’s part to claim consensus on Land Bill: Left

15:40 [CNN: Politics] Opinion: Gun control fight just starting

15:40 [Voice of America] WHO Launches Global Probe of China Bird Flu Outbreak

15:40 [Voice of America] WHO Launches Global Probe of China Bird Flu Outbreak

15:40 [CNN: Health] Losing 255 lbs. for $10K

15:41 [The Atlantic: International] Zambia's Anti-Gay Obsession is Worsening its HIV Epidemic

15:41 [The Atlantic: International] The World Watches the Siege in Boston

15:43 [Truthout] No OSHA Inspections at Texas Plant in 5 Years: Are We Doing Enough to Protect Workplace Safety?

15:43 [The Hindu - News] Syrian official shot dead in Damascus

15:44 [CNET News] Nexus 5: We examine likely price, specs and camera tech (Video)

15:46 [Fox News] BREAKING NEWS: Multiple Explosions Heard as Boston Police Surround Home In Bombing Manhunt

15:47 [New Internationalist] Palestinian citizens and the March of Return

15:47 [Deutsche Welle] Criticism of EU asylum policy grows

15:48 [AL JAZEERA] Maduro to be sworn in as Venezuela president

15:49 [Raw Story] Judge permanently blocks North Dakota ban on medication for abortions

15:49 [BBC: Science & Environment] Herschel captures a 'cosmic horse'

15:50 [AlterNet] Colbert: NY Post Doesn't Let 'Lack of Facts' Get in the Way of Reporting Them

15:50 [Pravda] USA loses the struggle against terrorism

15:51 [Slashdot] Google Reinstates Federated Jabber/XMPP Instant Messaging

15:52 [Middle East Monitor] Dr. Daud Abdullah: Israeli "independence" is the Palestinian catastrophe

15:52 [Spiegel] 'Hell on Earth': Poland�Remembers Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

15:53 [Truthout] Does High Public Debt Stifle Economic Growth?

15:53 [The Hindu - News] Green room

15:53 [The Hindu - News] Vasundhara Raje indicates preference for Modi as PM candidate

15:54 [New Statesman] Where's all that bank contagion gone?

15:58 [The Hindu - News] Armchair fun in five dimensions

16:00 [CNET News] Apple sets earnings call for Tuesday

16:01 [CNET News] Dell confirms Blackstone drops takeover bid amid PC slump

16:01 [Pravda] Russia cracks down on heroine gangs from Tajikistan

16:01 [CNN: Entertainment] Emmy reversal: Telefilm actor categories won't merge

16:02 [zero hedge] Letter Bomb Intercepted At German President's Residence

16:02 [zero hedge] Italy Will Not Have A President Following PDL Boycott Of Fourth Round Vote

16:02 [zero hedge] The Chart Making The Fed Nervous

16:02 [Spiegel] Foul Fashion: Germany's Next Top Models Get Head Lice

16:03 [Truthout] Filmmaker Robert Greenwald on "War on Whistleblowers: Free Press and the National Security State"

16:04 [Big Think] New Google App Makes It Easy To Microdonate

16:08 [The Hindu - News] Hot shot!

16:08 [AlterNet] What You Need To Know About Chechnya And The Boston Bombing Suspects

16:08 [Telegraph] Boston marathon bombings: how social media identified wrong suspects

16:09 [Disinformation] Reddit Under DDOS Attack

16:11 [Topix Activism News] Syrian official shot dead BEIRUT - A Syrian activist group says gunmen have shot and killed a...

16:12 [Russia Today] A bloody history: Overview of terrorist events of modern Russia

16:12 [CNN: Entertainment] Review: 'Oblivion' aims for moon

16:12 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Stand and Deliver' 25th anniversary

16:12 [CNN: Entertainment] Edward James Olmos reflects on 'Stand and Deliver'

16:13 [Pravda] Would you marry an atheist?

16:13 [Fox News] BREAKING NEWS: Multiple Explosions Heard as Boston Police Surround Home in Bombing Manhunt

16:13 [Fox News] 'TRYING TO KILL ME!' Clerk Tells of Man's Escape From Alleged Bombers

16:14 [The Hindu - News] Just ask the crowd...

16:14 [New Statesman] Wanted: a Secretary of State for Infrastructure

16:16 [CNN: Money] Stocks mixed as investors watch Boston lockdown

16:16 [The Hindu - News] Thailand tales

16:16 [CNN] Columbine survivor: No child should worry about gunmen

16:18 [Truthout] House of Horrors Violence on the Home Front

16:20 [The Hindu - News] Luxury unlimited

16:20 [The Hindu - News] Catch them young

16:20 [The Hindu - News] Age ain’t just a number

16:20 [New Statesman] The questions Labour needs to answer about its regional benefit cap

16:20 [Voice of America] Kerry Travels to Turkey for Syrian Opposition Meeting

16:22 [CNN: Money] March of the penguins: SeaWorld surges 15%

16:22 [CNN: Money] Toyota to bring 750 jobs to Kentucky

16:22 [Voice of America] Pakistani Police Arrest Former President Musharraf

16:23 [Telegraph] Boy, eight, drowned while lifeguard chatted to customer

16:23 [Telegraph] Boston Marathon bombers: timeline since FBI photo release

16:23 [Telegraph] We've got enough criminals so keep Kosovo out of Europe, says Ukip MEP

16:23 [Telegraph] Irish nanny charged with murdering US baby

16:23 [Telegraph] Boston marathon bombs: dead bomber 'didn't have a single American friend'

16:24 [Truthout] Paid Sick Days Defeat in Philadelphia Followed Familiar Script

16:24 [Guardian] Boston manhunt for bomb suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev– live updates

16:24 [The Hindu - News] Ageless minds and spirited journeys

16:24 [The Hindu - News] ‘The thumb rule is regular exercise’

16:25 [Pravda] Russia to create its own offshore zone

16:26 [The Hindu - News] Stew, salads and tahini

16:27 [Deutsche Welle] Suspected letter bomb to Germany's President Gauck intercepted

16:30 [The Hindu - News] Chaat and chutney!

16:32 [The Hindu - News] Banter about Banta

16:32 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: Islamists in Jordan reject foreign forces in the Kingdom

16:36 [CNN: Crime] MIT officer killed as violence haunts Boston

16:36 [CNN: Crime] What you need to know about Boston manhunt

16:36 [CNN: Crime] Gun control fight just beginning

16:36 [The Hindu - News] Unquiet flows the Yamuna

16:36 [Slashdot] Drug Site Silk Road Says It Will Survive Bitcoin's Volatility

16:37 [Russia Today] Prosecutors suspend Leftist Front activities over online fund raising

16:38 [] Democracy Now!: Headlines for April 19, 2013

16:38 [] Democracy Now!: Genocide Trial of Former Dictator Ríos Montt Suspended After Intervention by Guatemalan President

16:38 [] Democracy Now!: Exclusive: Allan Nairn Exposes Role of U.S. and New Guatemalan President in Indigenous Massacres

16:38 [The Hindu - News] Not a number game

16:39 [Pravda] London, an interesting but disturbing place

16:39 [Truthout] Greed, Fear and Other Barriers to Health Care as a Human Right

16:40 [Financial Times] Family kidnapped in Cameroon is freed

16:40 [The Hindu - News] No longer at ease

16:40 [The Hindu - News] Violent drama unfolds in Boston bombers manhunt

16:42 [Reuters] Investigators search for clues to cause of Texas explosion

16:42 [Deutsche Welle] WWII Jewish uprising remembered in Warsaw

16:45 [BBC: Technology] BadNews bug hits Android app store

16:45 [CNN: Entertainment] Review: 'Oblivion' aims high

16:45 [CNN: Entertainment] Bullock's 'Heat' supports Boston

16:46 [CBC: politics] Boston bombing suspects have ties to Russia's troubled Caucasus

16:46 [CBC: politics] Canadian accused in Gadhafi plot released from Mexican jail

16:48 [Reuters] G20 gathers for debate on debt, monetary stimulus

16:48 [CNN] U.S. Olympic sprint champion Crawford handed two-year ban

16:48 [CNN] Bombing manhunt locks down Boston

16:48 [CNN] Boston transit shut down; airport open

16:49 [The Hindu - News] Home is where the smart is

16:49 [NPR] A Timeline Of The Boston Manhunt

16:49 [NPR] Watertown Residents Hunker Down As Manhunt Unfolds

16:49 [Truthout] Punishing Students For Who They Are, Not What They Do

16:49 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Important Lessons In Domestic Terrorism

16:49 [zero hedge] Gold Futures Raid Leads To ‘Extraordinary’ Demand For Bullion Globally

16:49 [Fox News] BREAKING NEWS: Explosions HeardAs Bullet-Riddled SUV Taken From Home in Bombing Manhunt

16:52 [AL JAZEERA] Police swamp Boston as manhunt continues

16:52 [CNN: Travel] Boston transit shut down; airport open

16:52 [BBC: Health] Glaxo accused of market 'abuse'

16:52 [BBC: Health] How healthy is your coffee?

16:53 [Fin24 News] Govt to boost R827bn infrastructure plan

16:55 [Telegraph] Warsaw Ghetto Uprising: 70th anniversary marked in Poland

16:55 [Telegraph] Home ownership falls for first time in nearly 100 years - ONS

16:55 [Telegraph] Pope Francis's austerity drive bans Vatican bonuses

16:55 [Telegraph] Nurse ran '1970s-style' ward and served custard laced with medication

16:55 [Telegraph] British runner caught up in Boston bombs to run in London Marathon

16:56 [New Statesman] Lib Dem activists are prepared for war over the snoopers' charter

16:56 [Sydney Morning Herald] Crunch time: investors punish Apple

16:56 [Sydney Morning Herald] Dr Ageless and the winning formula

16:56 [Sydney Morning Herald] ALP donor guilty of sham marriage

16:56 [Sydney Morning Herald] Sex abuse inquiry: Harris arrested

16:56 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'My son is a true angel,' says father

16:56 [Sydney Morning Herald] LIVE: Boston manhunt for suspect

16:57 [New Internationalist] The Boston bombing and hope for peace

16:58 [Guardian] Savita Halappanavar died due to medical misadventure, inquest finds

16:58 [Voice of America] Rescuers Recover 12 Bodies at Site of Texas Explosion

16:59 [The Progressive] Surreal Scene in Boston

17:00 [zero hedge] Sister Of Bombing Suspects Emerges In West New York

17:01 [CNN] Why circumcision lowers risk of HIV

17:01 [CNN] In Boston, a violent night unfolds

17:03 [CNET News] Amazon Studios debuts 14 pilots for free viewing

17:04 [NPR] Frozen Food Gets Ready For Its Image Upgrade

17:04 [Truthdig] Pressure Cooker

17:04 [Truthdig] Marathon Aftermath

17:04 [Truthdig] And He Is Us

17:04 [Truthdig] Mutual Interests

17:04 [Truthdig] In the Tank

17:04 [Truthdig] Backbone Checks

17:07 [The Hindu - News] Young, and owning a flat

17:07 [Deutsche Welle] Court restarts accreditation for media at neo-Nazi NSU case

17:08 [AL JAZEERA] Texas state officials lower blast death toll

17:09 [Raw Story] Bodies of 12 people recovered from fertilizer plant, say officials

17:09 [The Hindu - News] Managing water efficiently

17:09 [Disinformation] Can Scientific Belief Make People More Moral?

17:11 [CNET News] Petition for Verizon to go contract-less gains steam

17:11 [Mother Jones] EXCLUSIVE: Wrestling Photo, Former Classmate Reactions to Boston Bombing Suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

17:12 [New Statesman] 19 April 2013: Leonard Woolf asks - is the UN still-born?

17:13 [CNN] 12 bodies recovered in Texas blast site

17:13 [Russia Today] ‘US-British foreign policy is never about human rights, Bahrain no exception’

17:13 [Spiegel] Big Spenders: Chinese Football Aims to Score With International Talent

17:16 [The Atlantic: In Focus] Manhunt Underway, Boston Under Lockdown

17:16 [Guardian] Pervez Musharraf taken into custody on charges of terrorism

17:18 [New Statesman] 19 April 1952: Leonard Woolf asks, is the UN still-born?

17:18 [Guardian] Boston on lockdown as police home in on bombings suspect

17:19 [CNN: Money] March of the penguins: SeaWorld surges 16%

17:19 [CNET News] Low Latency No. 59: Windows 8.1000

17:19 [CNET News] Another groovy Record Store Day

17:19 [Big Think] 5 Big Ideas in the Year of the Snake

17:19 [Slate Magazine] “There’s a Strong Consensus He Was Pretty Normal”

17:21 [World Policy Institute] Islam and Chechyna

17:22 [BBC: Technology] Amazon to pilot TV shows online

17:23 [CNN] Tweets from the Boston manhunt

17:23 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: Threat: Palestinian Political Prisoners in Israel

17:23 [Global Voices] Russian Journalist and Election Observer Speaks about Her Arrest

17:25 [Slashdot] Tracking Whole Colonies Shows Ants Make Career Moves

17:25 [The Hindu - News] Roles on a roll

17:27 [CBC: politics] Boston bombing suspects were social, but isolated

17:27 [The Hindu - News] Acting is his world

17:28 [Middle East Monitor] Ramona Wadi: Threat: Palestinian Political Prisoners in Israel

17:29 [The Hindu - News] Touching tale of terrorism

17:30 [CNET News] Penguin reaches pact with EU to end e-book price-fixing probe

17:30 [CNET News] HTC One sells on T-Mobile for $99 down

17:30 [CNN: Health] Dentist's patients have hepatitis

17:30 [CNN: Health] Why circumcision lowers risk of HIV

17:30 [CNN: Health] A truck crushed my head, and then...

17:31 [zero hedge] IBM Crashes Most In 8 Years, Now Down For 2013

17:31 [zero hedge] Suspects' Father Says He Believes Sons Were Framed

17:32 [Financial Times] Reality greets Musharraf in Pakistan

17:32 [CNN] Boston hospitals largely shut down as manhunt goes on

17:32 [Guardian] Damascus fragments as the din of war grows louder

17:33 [BBC: Entertainment] Amazon to pilot TV shows online

17:33 [Global Voices] Iran: Act Like a Man, Dress Like a Woman!

17:34 [Raw Story] Cruz called Sandy aid ‘pork’ but wants ‘all available resources’ after Texas blast

17:36 [CNN: Technology] Tweets from the Boston manhunt

17:37 [Reuters] Pakistani police arrest former president Musharraf

17:39 [CNN] Timeline: How the story developed

17:39 [The Atlantic: Politics] A Terrible Day for an Immigration-Reform Hearing

17:39 [Slate Magazine] Photos From the Manhunt in Boston

17:41 [Mother Jones] Life Was Riskier a Century Ago Than It Is Today

17:42 [Deutsche Welle] Iraq's Kirkuk remains in legal limbo

17:43 [New Statesman] Kepler mission announces two exoplanets in the habitable "zone"

17:44 [CNN] Opinion: A flashback to Oklahoma City bombing

17:44 [Financial Times] EU set to lift most Myanmar sanctions

17:44 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Kerry’s Mideast Trip Seen as “Going Through the Motions”

17:44 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] The Quest for the Autonomy of Mining DRC Province

17:45 [Fox News] BREAKING NEWS: Door-to-Door Dragnet for Boston Marathon Bomber

17:45 [Fox News] 12 BODIES RECOVERED: Texas Crews Comb Area After Plant Explosion

17:47 [CNN] Key developments in Boston bombings investigation

17:48 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: The West is working on prolonging the occupation

17:49 [Voice of America] Friends: Chechen Suspects in Boston Bombing Smart, Athletic

17:49 [Big Think] Startup Entrepreneurs: Brazil Wants You

17:49 [Disinformation] Artists Who Drink Crazy Amounts of Coffee (Balzac Was a 50-Cup-a-Day Man)

17:50 [CNN] Boston bombing suspect tweeted 'stay safe'

17:53 [CNN: Money] Fortune Brainstorm Podcast: Marissa Mayer

17:53 [CNN: Money] 3 reasons housing recovery may not last

17:55 [Slate Magazine] Doctor Who, Season 7, Part 2

17:57 [Telegraph] Boston Marathon bombs: manhunt for surviving suspect

17:58 [CNN: Technology] Tweets, pics from the Boston manhunt

17:58 [Russia Today] ‘Israel prefers US to do the job in Iran’

17:58 [Russia Today] Commodity investors lose big on lethargic China

17:59 [Fin24 News] ANC says Cape is resistant to EE change

18:00 [Slashdot] Java 8 Delayed To Fix Security

18:03 [zero hedge] German Stocks Have Worst Week In 10 Months

18:03 [zero hedge] Tamerlan Tsarnaev's Gym Partner Profiles Dead Bomber

18:03 [CNN: Technology] Boston bombing suspect tweeted 'stay safe'

18:03 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: Tunisian Al-Nahda criticises media defamation campaign against Qatar

18:04 [CNN] In Venezuela, who are the opposition protesters?

18:04 [CNN] Boy Scouts to consider lifting ban on openly gay youths

18:04 [Raw Story] Philadelphia news anchors lose it after inane Ryan Lochte interview

18:04 [Reuters] Boston Marathon bombing suspect dead, police hunt second man

18:08 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mike Lux: American Exceptionalism, The Good Kind

18:08 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Patrick Petitti: Locked Down, But Resilient

18:09 [NPR] Guantanamo Study Gets Replies

18:09 [NPR] Breaking Down Senate's Immigration Overhaul Bill

18:09 [NPR] How To Lock Down A City

18:09 [Reuters] Conservatives aim to defeat immigration bill by stressing economy

18:09 [Reuters: politics] Conservatives aim to defeat immigration bill by stressing economy

18:09 [Disinformation] Existential Despair? Take Two of These and Call Me in the Morning

18:09 [msnbc: politics] Boston bombing spurs Senate debate on tighter immigration screening

18:09 [msnbc: politics] As Gang of Eight presents plan, both sides gear up for immigration debate

18:10 [Slate Magazine] How Vladimir Putin Could Help Boston

18:10 [CBC: politics] Boston bombing suspects 'losers,' says uncle

18:11 [CNET News] Research and compare e-readers at ReaderRocket

18:11 [Mother Jones] The Next Step in Social Media Pranking

18:11 [Spiegel] Help Wanted: Will Dearth of Experts Starve German Economy?

18:12 [The Atlantic: International] Western Thought For Footmen And Aspiring Legionnaires

18:13 [Pravda] Condom maker unveils smart underwear for virtual sex

18:14 [CNN] Bloody manhunt unfolds in Boston while most of city sleeps

18:14 [NPR] Frozen Food Gets Ready For Its Image Upgrade

18:14 [NPR] Guantanamo Study Gets Replies

18:14 [NPR] Breaking Down Senate's Immigration Overhaul Bill

18:14 [NPR] Are We Better Off Being More Connected In A Tragedy?

18:14 [NPR] How To Lock Down A City

18:17 [Voice of America] Thousands of Migrants Are Stranded in Yemen

18:18 [] The Genocide Trial of General Efrain Rios Montt Has Just Been Suspended

18:19 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: Jordanian source: Washington will deploy "Patriot" on the border with Syria

18:19 [Voice of America] Thousands of Migrants Stranded in Yemen

18:19 [Amnesty International] Guatemala: Scrapping genocide trial would strengthen impunity

18:19 [Big Think] How Optimism Distorts The Future

18:21 [CNET News] FingerLink turns paper into touchscreens

18:21 [Reuters] Obama acts to strengthen gun background check system

18:21 [Pravda] Experts: Boston attack caused by US-led policies in Russia's Caucasus

18:21 [Pravda] Dzhokhar Tsarnaev officially declared wanted

18:23 [Russia Today] G20 gives 'currency war' stamp of approval

18:24 [Raw Story] Uncle of suspects on what was behind Boston bombings: ‘Being losers!’

18:24 [Truthdig] Manhunt for Remaining Boston Bombing Suspect Is On

18:25 [Reuters: politics] Obama acts to strengthen gun background check system

18:27 [CNN: Money] Mayer breaks her silence on telecommuting

18:27 [Telegraph] Pervez Musharraf placed under house arrest

18:27 [Telegraph] Texas explosion: questions over safety record of West Fertilizer Co

18:28 [CNET News] Texting juror tossed in jail

18:28 [Guardian] Eurozone crisis live: Fitch downgrades UK credit rating

18:30 [BBC: Also in the news] The Loop: A new look for your letters

18:31 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] UNASUR Backs Venezuelan President-elect and Calls for Peace

18:31 [CNN: Money] Markets warn G20 of EU trading tax risk

18:31 [CNN: Money] How NASCAR is going green

18:32 [BBC: Also in the news] Argentine football fans assault players

18:32 [Spiegel] Picture This: Fire for the Gods

18:32 [zero hedge] According To 'French' Fitch, France Is Now Rated Higher Than The UK

18:32 [zero hedge] What Is Going On In US Equity Markets Today?

18:33 [] Suspects in Boston Marathon Bombings Born in Kyrgyzstan

18:34 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: Russian newspaper: Israelis infect prisoners before their release

18:34 [AL JAZEERA] Serbia and Kosovo agree on normalising ties

18:34 [AL JAZEERA] Clashes break out in central Cairo

18:34 [CBC: politics] Conservatives deny hockey helmet tariffs to remain

18:34 [Disinformation] Panting For Breath On A Virtual Shore

18:36 [CNN] Uncle calls bombing suspects 'losers,' tells nephew to surrender

18:37 [CNN: Politics] Kerry: 'A direct confrontation with evil'

18:38 [] Suspects in Boston Marathon Bombings Have Tenuous Kyrgyzstan Link

18:40 [Slate Magazine] Chechnya. Kyrgyzstan. The Caucasus.

18:41 [Mother Jones] Immigration Reform Took a Hit Today

18:41 [straight] Richmond Arts Awards finalists announced

18:41 [straight] News for Youse: Hunting for alleged Boston bomber, NDP launches new ad, and Musharraf arrested

18:42 [The Atlantic: International] Syrians Don't Belong in Camps

18:43 [CNN: Money] Crowdfunding for Boston victims top $1 million

18:43 [CNN: Money] Marissa Mayer breaks silence on telecommuting

18:43 [CNN: Money] Truckin' & Stylin'? What type of consumer are you?

18:44 [The Progressive] Evil Deed, Horrible Propaganda

18:45 [Slashdot] Secret Chat Between Julian Assange and Eric Schmidt Published By WikiLeaks

18:46 [Fin24 News] Congo bans exports of key raw minerals

18:46 [CBC: politics] N.S. wants ban on spreading images after Rehtaeh Parsons case

18:48 [Deutsche Welle] Elmar Brok: 'Ukraine's conduct is not acceptable'

18:48 [CBC: politics] Aunt of Boston bombing suspects says nephews 'innocent'

18:49 [The Hindu - News] Schools sans toilets hit girls’ education

18:50 [CNN] Savita Halappanavar's death in Ireland ruled 'medical misadventure'

18:50 [CNN] Opinion: Don't ignore the threat of IEDs

18:50 [CNN] Boston services, hospitals shut down as manhunt continues

18:54 [straight] Australian independent bookstore fights back against the Kindle

18:54 [Raw Story] Boy Scouts of America to ask ruling board’s permission to end gay ban

18:55 [Mostly Water] U.S. Deploys Troops to Jordan, Prepares to Invade Syria

18:55 [Slate Magazine] Do Not Create Fake Twitter Accounts for the Boston Suspects

18:55 [The Hindu - News] Meeseva delays bust myth of instant service

18:57 [The Atlantic: National] Uncle Ruslan Speaks (Video)

18:58 [Fin24 News] Netcare and Unisa strikes gain support

18:58 [msnbc: politics] How the NRA has weakened the Boston bombing investigation

18:59 [New Statesman] Two hotheads in a room

18:59 [CNN: Living] When there's a killer in the family

18:59 [CNET News] Security certificate problem trips up Bing Web site

19:00 [Telegraph] Children should be taught Hitchcock as well as Shakespeare, BFI chairman says

19:00 [Telegraph] Earl of Cardigan cuts off water supply in latest battle on estate

19:00 [Telegraph] Boston marathon bombings: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev 'pictured behind eight-year-old victim'

19:00 [Telegraph] Prince Harry in bid to ski to the South Pole

19:00 [Telegraph] Chuck Hagel to finalise £6.5billion arms deal on Israel visit

19:00 [Canadian Dimension] Politics and the Personal Dimension

19:00 [AlterNet] After Boston Bombing, Everyone Is Being Watched--and Everyone is Watching

19:01 [CNN: Health] CNN Explains: Ricin

19:01 [CNN: Politics] Kerry: A confrontation with 'evil'

19:01 [The Hindu - News] Erratic power cuts irk public, officials alike

19:02 [CBC: politics] Toronto aunt of Boston bombing suspects says nephews 'innocent'

19:03 [CNN: Money] Another Honda recall: 225,000 SUV's and minivans

19:03 [CNN: Money] March of the penguins: SeaWorld surges 22%

19:05 [BBC: Health] Medical misadventure in Savita case

19:06 [AL JAZEERA] Indian girl 'critical' after brutal rape

19:08 [Financial Times] Inquiry probes Sarkozy Libya cash claims

19:09 [Foreign Policy in Focus] The Real North Korea

19:09 [BBC: Technology] Boston: Internet detectives get it wrong

19:09 [The Hindu - News] Indian-American falsely named as Boston suspect

19:09 [The Hindu - News] ‘Big B’ steals the show at Shobha Yatra

19:10 [Slate Magazine] The Bombing Suspects Are Literally Caucasian

19:11 [CBC: politics] Conservatives reverse course on hockey helmet tariffs

19:11 [CBC: politics] Bank governor Carney's wife defends 'separate opinions'

19:11 [CBC: politics] Liberals to push for more freedom for backbench MPs

19:11 [CNET News] Wringing out a space station washcloth makes water clingy

19:12 [zero hedge] Guest Post: A Radically Simple Life

19:13 [Voice of America] Security Revved Up for London Marathon

19:13 [The Hindu - News] Murder attempt on bar waiter masterminded by wife: police

19:14 [Telegraph] Wine will become 'unaffordable' luxury

19:14 [Raw Story] Shot Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev featured ‘terror’ links on YouTube

19:14 [Raw Story] Russia puts mice and newts in space for a month

19:18 [Fin24 News] Fitch strips Britain of AAA rating

19:19 [Good] Crowdsourced Self-Portraits: What Does the GOOD Community Look Like?

19:20 [straight] 10 most important climate actions for the next B.C. government

19:23 [Deutsche Welle] Serbia and Kosovo sign deal to normalize ties

19:23 [AlterNet] Is Hemp Legalization on the Horizon? Current Congresspeople Think the Answer is Yes

19:23 [Voice of America] Solar-Powered Proteins Filter Antibiotics from Water

19:23 [Voice of America] Eight Anti-Corruption Activists Detained in China

19:23 [] Financial Markets Facing $6 Trillion "Carbon Bubble"

19:24 [CNET News] Two years later, is the iPod Nano still be the best-looking smartwatch?

19:24 [CNN: Crime] Charges in Texas DA killings

19:24 [CNN: Crime] How FBI zeroed in on bombing suspects

19:24 [Raw Story] Let’s be honest about Kermit Gosnell’s abortion ‘house of horrors’

19:24 [Raw Story] 5 ways to stay sane during cable TV’s coverage of a tragedy

19:24 [Big Think] New Research Proves Men Really Don't Understand Women

19:24 [Big Think] A Pet Theory: The U.S. Economy Will Be About Making Stuff Again

19:24 [The Atlantic: Politics] It's Hard to Legislate Immigration Law From the Boston Bombing

19:26 [Slashdot] Superstorm Sandy Shook the Earth

19:26 [Reuters] Center-left's Prodi fails in latest vote for Italy president

19:29 [The Onion] CNN Releases Photos Of 3 Obese Mexican Women Suspected In Boston Bombing

19:29 [CNET News] Crave giveaway: Grace Digital Ecoxbt waterproof Bluetooth speaker

19:29 [CNN: Entertainment] Conan: 'Why would you tweet that?'

19:29 [Mostly Water] Aboriginal Woman Says Vancouver Cops Broke Her Wrist

19:30 [The Hindu - News] Sri Ramanavami Shobha Yatra passes off peacefully

19:30 [BBC: Also in the news] The pain when children fly the nest

19:31 [zero hedge] Chechen President Statement On Boston Bombers: "Seek The Roots Of Their Evil Inside America"

19:38 [Deutsche Welle] Fitch downgrades Britain from triple-A credit rating

19:38 [] 'People's History' of Gulf Spill Reveals Deadly Truth Behind Dispersant Corexit

19:39 [NPR] 'Messing With The Wrong City' And Boston Media Coverage

19:39 [NPR] What David Lynch And Tylenol Can Tell You About The Brain

19:39 [NPR] Boston Bombing Suspects Are Brothers Living In U.S. For Years

19:39 [NPR] What It Looked Like From Inside Boston's Lockdown

19:39 [NPR] Eerie Images From An Empty Boston And Cambridge

19:39 [NPR] French Family Set Free After Cameroon Kidnapping

19:39 [Raw Story] Nicolas Sarkozy investigated over Kadhafi campaign funding claims

19:40 [straight] Geek Speak: Jocelyn McLean, Sokanu

19:40 [Slate Magazine] How Do You Pronounce Dzhokhar?

19:40 [CNN] 'Mantis:' the monster-sized hexapod robot

19:41 [Guardian] Fitch downgrades UK credit rating - live reaction

19:41 [Mother Jones] Boy Scouts of America Proposes Dropping Ban on Gay Kids—But Not Gay Adults

19:41 [Mother Jones] Boy Scouts Poised to Admit Gay Members

19:45 [CNET News] VW integrates iPhone with new iBeetle

19:46 [Telegraph] Measles epidemic claims first death

19:48 [zero hedge] What Have We Got To Look Forward To?

19:48 [The Hindu - News] Solar energy units for Secretariat

19:48 [The Hindu - News] All 'shobha' at the Sri Ramanavami Yatra

19:49 [zero hedge] Gold Bear Market or Physical Gold Discount Sale??

19:51 [straight] Photo of the Day: Britannia waterfront

19:51 [CBC: politics] Chemotherapy oversight fix to be discussed

19:52 [The Hindu - Opinion] Tendulkar is beyond statistics

19:54 [CNET News] AMD nabs Apple graphics chip designer

19:55 [CNN] The 'Lion City' roars: How tiny nation packs a punch

19:57 [Voice of America] Indonesian President Heads to Burma During Heightened Sectarian Tensions

20:00 [CNET News] What would 10,000 iPhones as dominoes look like?

20:04 [Disinformation] Watch This Borg Bug Robot Carve A 3D Human Face

20:04 [The Hindu - News] Delhi outrage over child rape, police ‘callousness’

20:05 [Fin24 News] Tackle labour disputes, urges Marcus

20:05 [Russia Today] ‘Russia warned US of Chechen immigrants’

20:09 [The Independent] George Beverly Shea: Gospel singer revered around the world

20:09 [The Independent] David Ware: Footballer loved by Stoke fans for his honest endeavour

20:09 [The Independent] Storm Thorgerson: Graphic designer whose art was central to the work of Pink Floyd

20:09 [The Independent] Small blogs will escape post-Leveson rules

20:09 [Raw Story] Grassley: Immigration reform could make terrorists ‘eligible for benefits’

20:10 [CBC: politics] Govt cancels debate on Liberal pro-backbencher motion

20:11 [zero hedge] Chinese Gold Exchange Sold Out - Begins Importing From Switzerland

20:12 [Mother Jones] Tea Party Smells Blood In Immigration Fight

20:13 [Financial Times] Iran president’s rally looks like own goal

20:13 [CNN: Money] Rob Arnott: Why I've had it with most hedge funds

20:14 [The Atlantic: Politics] Why Would Anyone Ever Want to Run for Congress?

20:14 [The Hindu - Opinion] Different approaches

20:14 [The Hindu - Opinion] President’s power

20:14 [The Hindu - Opinion] No good guys

20:15 [Slate Magazine] Advertisement:

20:15 [Slate Magazine] Photos From the West, Texas Factory Explosion

20:15 [Slashdot] Ask Slashdot: What Planks Would You Want In a Platform of a Political Party?

20:15 [CNN] Timeline: The manhunt for Boston bombing suspects

20:17 [Reuters] G20 agrees not to set hard targets on debt reduction

20:18 [Fox News] BREAKING NEWS: Door-to-Door Dragnet for Boston Marathon Bomber

20:18 [Fox News] BOMB SUSPECT: Have No American Friends, 'Don't Understand Them'

20:18 [straight] Cultural producers call for cancellation of Border Security in open letter

20:18 [The Hindu - Opinion] Export the pride

20:19 [Guardian] Boston suspect: manhunt continues but 'no apprehension' yet – live updates

20:19 [Good] Nomad Gardens: A Modular Moveable Feast for Vacant Lots

20:19 [Good] Here we go: GOOD Local Events Kick Off This Weekend

20:20 [Topix Activism News] Noel Gallagher's daughter in PETA campaign

20:23 [Reuters] EU brokers historic Kosovo deal, door opens to Serbia accession

20:24 [The Hindu - Opinion] On the bright side

20:25 [The Independent] Yes Minister, the planned planning free-for-all is no longer planned

20:25 [The Independent] Wanted: manager to look after Stonehenge - the world's most famous stone circle

20:26 [CBC: politics] National energy plan premiers announce focus areas

20:26 [The Hindu - Opinion] An invitation from a neighbour

20:28 [CNN: Politics] Photos: The day Boston became a ghost town

20:28 [CNN: Politics] Bombing manhunt locks down Boston

20:28 [CNN] Apple reveals how long Siri keeps your data

20:29 [CNET News] Authorities in Boston bombing helped, hindered by social media

20:29 [The Onion] BREAKING: Do You Think We’re Doing A Good Job?

20:29 [The Onion] BREAKING: We Might Be Doing A Bad Job

20:29 [The Onion] BREAKING: Can Anyone Ever Truly Know Anything? What Is The Truth?

20:29 [The Onion] BREAKING: Still Nothing

20:29 [The Onion] BREAKING: Has The Word ‘Breaking’ Lost All Its Meaning?

20:29 [The Onion] BREAKING: No News Breaking

20:29 [Truthdig] Financial Crisis Looms From Carbon, Experts Say

20:30 [straight] Conservative government erases Environment Canada from weather site

20:31 [Telegraph] Heads of small primary schools deserve £100k salaries, union boss claims

20:31 [CNN] Has Musharraf's Pakistan gamble paid off?

20:33 [straight] Oblivion is Grade A sci-fi cheese

20:33 [] Georgia: Saakashvili Bets on Voters' Pro-West Sympathies to Shore Up Support

20:34 [The Progressive] Judge Skeptical of Restrictions on Free Speech in Wis. Capitol

20:35 [Voice of America] April 19, 2013

20:36 [Anarchist news] Interview with Alfredo Bonanno: “No political position of compromise had to be accepted”

20:36 [Anarchist news] anarchists respond to police killing of dogs

20:36 [Anarchist news] Back To The Primitive by Walter Bond

20:36 [Reuters: politics] Kansas governor signs far-reaching anti-abortion bill

20:38 [CNET News] Use OS X Finder shortcuts in Open and Save dialog boxes

20:39 [] Spanish Nun Emerges as Leader in Fight Against Austerity

20:39 [Big Think] Fear Shuts Down Boston

20:39 [NPR] CDC: U.S. Hospitals Should Be Vigilant For Bird Flu

20:39 [The Hindu - News] Cannes fest will pay homage to Indian cinema

20:40 [The Independent] The Obhrais: Millionaire family that kept a woman prisoner in their home

20:40 [The Independent] Jimmy Savile sex abuse scandal: Rolf Harris named as 'entertainer' arrested by police investigating abuse allegations

20:40 [The Independent] Raped, beaten, and enslaved for years – and handed back to her tormentors when she went to beg police for help

20:40 [The Independent] 2012 all over again: London Marathon's search for the Olympic spirit

20:40 [The Independent] Margaret Thatcher's ghost still sets agenda in divided Britain

20:41 [Voice of America] Analyst Credits Technology for Progress in Boston Bombing Case

20:42 [Mother Jones] What These Tweets Tell Us About Boston Bombing Suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

20:43 [The Hindu - News] What is wriggling in your drinking water?

20:45 [CNET News] Hooked Up: It's the best of celebrity tech. Exposed.

20:45 [Slashdot] World's Largest Ocean Thermal Power Plant Planned For China

20:47 [Telegraph] Neighbours CAN veto unsightly extensions and conservatories after all, Eric Pickles says

20:47 [The Hindu - News] Endangered spider sighted at Tirumal foothills

20:47 [The Hindu - News] Port Trust response on land lease deal

20:47 [The Hindu - News] U.S. feared India would intervene in Bangladesh after coup

20:48 [AL JAZEERA] Brahimi gives grim report on Syria stalemate

20:48 [Campaign For Liberty] Tax Freedom Day 2013

20:49 [Good] How Many Phone Numbers Do You Have Memorized?

20:49 [zero hedge] MeSSaGe To Mr KRuGMaN...

20:49 [zero hedge] Earnings Update: Just Five Charts

20:50 [Reuters] FAA approves Boeing Dreamliner battery system design

20:54 [This Magazine] Friday FTW: Pakistan celebrates transgender candidates in election

20:54 [AL JAZEERA] Maduro sworn in as Venezuela president

20:55 [CNN: Living] 8 spring wardrobe solutions

20:55 [Reuters] U.S. soldier accused in Iraq killings reaches deal: lawyer

20:55 [Reuters] Russia says U.S. talks produced no progress on missiles

20:55 [The Independent] Boston Marathon bombing: Independence, not Islam, has driven Chechnya's rebels

20:58 [CNN] Boston terror fears raised at Senate immigration hearing

20:59 [Raw Story] Patients of ‘dirty’ Oklahoma oral surgeon test positive for hepatitis and HIV

21:00 [CNET News] Android rumor roundup

21:00 [CNET News] The 404 1,253: Where there ain't nothing wrong with a little Bjork and grind (podcast)

21:02 [World Policy Institute] Paraguayans Have Little Faith in Upcoming Election

21:02 [straight] Suspects in Boston Marathon bombing leave media with no simple narrative

21:02 [CNN: Health] Saving 40,000 lives in minutes

21:03 [Telegraph] Patient safety fears as doctors dodge official watchdog

21:03 [Telegraph] Boston bombs: the 'small arsenal' of weapons suspects 'used against police'

21:03 [Telegraph] Academy chain warned over finances

21:04 [Disinformation] Are Social Networking Websites Doomed?

21:09 [Big Think] Is The 9-To-5 Becoming A 20th-Century Relic?

21:11 [Guardian] Fitch strips UK of triple-A credit rating

21:11 [Reuters: politics] Boston bombing edges into U.S. immigration debate in Congress

21:11 [The Independent] Scandal of firms that dodge paying the minimum wage

21:11 [The Independent] Boston Marathon bombing: Tamerlan Tsarnaev was a boxer. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was a wrestler. Both were terrorists

21:11 [The Independent] Boston lockdown: Huge manhunt for bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev continues after shootout leaves his brother Tamerlan and MIT police officer dead

21:11 [CBC: politics] Stephen Harper congratulates U.S. on 'rapid action' in Boston

21:11 [zero hedge] G-20 Releases Statement On Japanese Devaluation (But Nobody Mention The Yen)

21:11 [zero hedge] Aftermath Of A Bubble And What Rises From The Ashes

21:12 [Mother Jones] Friday Cat Blogging - 19 April 2013

21:12 [The Hindu - News] Protests on fast track in Bahrain

21:13 [Voice of America] Envoy Brahimi Urges UN Action on Syria

21:14 [Raw Story] Scientist to Moyers: It’s time to beat the ‘Save the World’ drums

21:14 [Raw Story] Boston bombing suspects’ aunt says FBI evidence may have been ‘staged’

21:15 [Guardian] Boston suspect: manhunt continues and controlled explosion due – live updates

21:15 [Mostly Water] 70 Years After the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

21:15 [Voice of America] High-Level White House Meetings on Boston Search

21:16 [CNN] 2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction

21:18 [The Hindu - News] Inquest verdict: Savita’s death was a “medical misadventure”

21:20 [The Hindu - News] Legacy of Paliath Achans gets a new lease of life

21:21 [Fox News] BREAKING NEWS: Police Go Door-to-Door in Search for Bomber

21:21 [Fox News] PUT SHAME ON FAMILY:Uncle Slams Bomber,Urges Him to Turn Self In

21:22 [Fox News] Storage unit led to arrests in DA deaths, sheriff says

21:22 [Fox News] Amanda Knox sometimes 'paralyzed' with anxiety

21:23 [CNN] Saving 40,000 lives in under 3 minutes

21:23 [straight] Metrotown evacuation underway in Burnaby

21:23 [straight] NDP promises to boost B.C. Arts Council budget to $29 million

21:25 [The Hindu - Opinion] An offer from the mob you can’t afford to use

21:27 [The Independent] Boston's day of bedlam: how the hunt unfolded

21:28 [Reuters] Marathon bomb suspect eludes police, hunt shuts Boston down

21:28 [The Hindu - News] Jundal writes to court asking for stay on trial

21:28 [The Hindu - News] Tripunithura municipality for PPP model to develop bus terminal

21:30 [The Hindu - News] Leading academic in city to seek stem cell donors

21:31 [The Hindu - Opinion] 'An inspiration for the rest of us'

21:31 [The Hindu - Opinion] Requiem for a revolutionary

21:32 [Slashdot] Windows: Not Doomed Yet

21:32 [The Hindu - News] DMRC likely to be entrusted with Edappally flyover work

21:33 [The Hindu - Opinion] Beam us up, Bangalore

21:34 [Truthdig] Catastrophe and the Value of Silence

21:34 [Truthdig] Protecting the ‘Second Amendment Rights’ of Thugs and Terrorists

21:34 [Truthdig] Married to Guns

21:34 [Truthdig] A Butt Man

21:34 [Truthdig] Little D

21:34 [Truthdig] The Big Tent

21:34 [Disinformation] Biggest Unsolved Terrorist Attacks in U.S. History

21:37 [CNN] Bombing manhunt: Where is the suspect hiding?

21:38 [The Hindu - News] Russia launches bio-satellite

21:39 [Guardian] First measles fatality feared as man found dead in Swansea flat

21:42 [Mother Jones] So Why Is the Toxic Dispersant Used in BP's Gulf Disaster Three Years Ago Still the Clean-up Agent of Choice in the US?

21:42 [The Independent] Boston lockdown: How critically injured man's memory of 'man in the white cap' gave FBI vital clue

21:43 [CNN] Speed-read: The latest celeb mags at a glance

21:45 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Q&A: Ecuador Guarantees Right to Free Emergency Contraception

21:45 [CNN: Politics] Boston terror fears raised at Senate immigration hearing

21:46 [CNN: Money] Stocks on track for worst week of 2013

21:49 [Raw Story] Spanish anarchists send Catholics explosive packages containing vibrators

21:50 [Telegraph] Tamerlan Tsarnaev: Boston bomb suspect profile

21:50 [Telegraph] Dzhokhar Tsarnaev: Boston bomb suspect profile

21:52 [Voice of America] Man Rushes Stage During Maduro Inauguration Speech in Venezuela

21:53 [CNET News] FAA approves Boeing's new Dreamliner battery changes

21:54 [straight] Tonight's ticket: Make It! Vancouver

21:54 [NPR] FAA OKs Boeing's 787 Battery Fix

21:55 [AlterNet] Are the Banks Already Orchestrating Another Meltdown?

22:00 [The Onion] Guy On Roof Starting To Think He Might Get Away With It

22:01 [CNN] U.S. official: Boston suspects not likely directly tied to al Qaeda

22:02 [zero hedge] The Complete Boston Bombing And Manhunt Infographic

22:02 [zero hedge] Gold Doesn't Pay a Dividend... But It Doesn't Commit Fraud, Steal Depositor Funds, Lie Under Oath, etc.

22:02 [zero hedge] Fed Governor Stein Warns When A TBTF Bank Fails, Depositors Will Be Cyprus'ed

22:02 [Moral Low Ground] Joe Berti Witnesses BOTH Boston Terror Attack and Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion

22:03 [Deutsche Welle] Italy’s Prodi fails in latest vote to choose a president

22:04 [Reuters] U.S. near $10 billion arms deal with Israel, Saudi Arabia, UAE

22:04 [Reuters] Maduro sworn in, Venezuela to review disputed vote

22:04 [Disinformation] Are Alex Jones’ Conspiracy Theories Beyond the Pale?

22:05 [The Hindu - News] Police offered bribe, advised me to thank god: rape victim’s father

22:06 [CNN] Italian lawmakers fail to pick president

22:06 [CNET News] Social media as breaking-news feed: Worse information, faster

22:07 [Doctors Without Borders] [Press Release] Kenya: Thousands Affected by Tana River Delta Flooding

22:07 [Financial Times] Serbia-Kosovo accord brings EU closer

22:09 [The Hindu - News] Police wasted precious time: girl’s family

22:09 [Raw Story] Wikileaks publishes transcript of ‘secret’ talk between Julian Assange and Google CEO Eric Schmidt

22:09 [Raw Story] Multiple ‘chemical bombs’ explode at Maine middle school

22:09 [Truthdig] Sir Ian McKellen Speaks Ill of the Dead

22:10 [CNET News] Who's to blame when a driverless car goes astray?

22:12 [CNN: Money] 787 Dreamliner cleared to make fix and start flying again

22:12 [CBC: politics] Chemotherapy oversight fix under discussion

22:13 [The Hindu - News] YSR looted mineral wealth of State: Naidu

22:13 [The Hindu - News] I did everything in consultation with PM, says Raja

22:14 [] US Lines Up $10b 'Major' Arms Deal with Israel, Saudi Arabia, UAE

22:14 [NPR] Fertilizer Shows Its Deadly Side

22:15 [The Hindu - News] Hang 6-year-old Shreeya’s murderers, say protesters

22:15 [CNET News] Feet-on with Zombies, Run! 2 jogging game

22:17 [The Hindu - News] GI certification brings cheer to weavers

22:19 [CNN] Uncle calls Boston bombers 'losers,' tells nephew to surrender

22:19 [The Hindu - News] Celestial wedding amid spiritual splendour in Bhadrachalam

22:19 [Disinformation] Today, dedicate an hour of your life to watching Democracy Now’s coverage of Guatemala’s Genocide Trial

22:19 [Good] How to Build Your Neighborday Around Youth Service

22:19 [Good] Intermission: The War On Drugs is a Failure Musical Mash-up

22:19 [CNN: Money] Boeing Dreamliner cleared to fix battery

22:21 [The Atlantic: Technology] It Wasn't Sunil Tripathi: The Anatomy of a Misinformation Disaster

22:21 [Slashdot] Coelacanth Genome Sequenced

22:23 [The Hindu - News] ‘RICE AT 1 RUPEE A KG’

22:24 [] Tajikistan: Opposition Politician Savagely Beaten Ahead of Elections

22:24 [Truthdig] Massachusetts Economists Discredit Influential Austerity Study

22:25 [The Hindu - News] Oscar hints at action against unrelenting rebels

22:26 [CBC: politics] Ecstasy pills OK'd for Vancouver PTSD-treatment trial

22:28 [The Onion] Family, Friends Really Looking Forward To Next 9 Months Of Being Around Kobe Bryant

22:29 [The Hindu - News] Police had no time to serve summons on Mallya

22:30 [The Independent] Boston lockdown: Huge manhunt as Swat teams join 9,000 police in search for suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev after shootout leaves his brother Tamerlan and MIT police officer dead

22:32 [Voice of America] Man Charged Over Nigeria Christmas Church Bombing

22:32 [Voice of America] Experts Caution Against Rushing to Conclusions in Boston Bombings

22:32 [zero hedge] US Equities Slump To Worst Week In 5 Months

22:33 [The Hindu - News] Reassess impact of Gundia project on environment, government told

22:34 [Voice of America] US Approves Battery Changes for Boeing Dreamliner

22:34 [] Turkey: Ankara and Iraqi Kurds Moving Ahead on Energy Ties?

22:34 [] "Don't Race On Our Blood:" Bahraini Police Bust Rally Ahead of Grand Prix

22:34 [AL JAZEERA] Investigations over Sarkozy corruption begins

22:36 [Voice of America] US Plans to Expand Non-Lethal Aid to Syrian Rebels

22:36 [Telegraph] Miliband will consider pledge to ditch austerity and outspend Tories

22:36 [Telegraph] Women are being 'under-utilised', says Maria Miller

22:36 [Telegraph] Hard graft leads to heart attacks, research finds

22:36 [Telegraph] Women are vital to economic growth and we need to make the most of them

22:36 [Telegraph] Large Hadron Collider scientists developing new cancer treatments

22:37 [CNN] Bombing manhunt: Suspect believed 'armed and dangerous'

22:37 [The Hindu - News] Measures to prevent malnutrition deaths

22:37 [The Hindu - News] Boston under siege; blasts suspect killed, brother on the run

22:39 [] 'Don't Race On Our Blood': Protesters Rally Ahead of Grand Prix

22:40 [AlterNet] My Hometown Village Was Attacked By U.S. Drones in Yemen

22:43 [Financial Times] Italy’s centre-left fails in presidential vote

22:46 [The Hindu - News] Emergency steps to tackle drought

22:48 [The Hindu - News] Gold makes the vanishing act

22:50 [CNN] 'Glee' shock: Renewed for two more seasons!

22:50 [CNN: Entertainment] 2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction

22:50 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Glee' gets renewed

22:50 [CNN: Entertainment] C'mon Plaza, was the MTV thing planned?

22:51 [Slashdot] Siri Keeps Your Data For Two Years

22:53 [Reuters] Prodi quits Italy president race, leaving center-left in chaos

22:53 [Reuters] Marathon bomb suspect eludes police, hunt paralyzes Boston

22:54 [Good] Everything is F*cked, Everything is OK: Why Print Is Not Dead

22:54 [Good] We Need Education Standards, Not Standardized Learning

22:57 [msnbc: politics] Washington pays close attention to Boston manhunt

22:57 [msnbc: politics] Mark Kelly:  Defeat of gun legislation 'a moment of shame for the senate'

22:58 [The Hindu - News] JPC draft meant to shield PM, Chidambaram: Opposition

22:58 [The Onion] Study: Majority Of Americans Not Informed Enough To Stereotype Chechens

23:00 [The Hindu - News] Gold rush in God’s own country

23:00 [zero hedge] The Week That Was: April 15th-19th 2013

23:00 [Slate Magazine] Post-Olympic

23:00 [Slate Magazine] Be Meaningful or Be Quiet

23:03 [CNN] Slain MIT cop: 'He was born to be a police officer'

23:04 [The Hindu - News] Beware, granite operators! CCTVs will watch you

23:04 [The Hindu - News] Rs.1,755-crore drought relief package for non-delta farmers

23:04 [Disinformation] Media Roots Radio – Post 9/11, How We All Became Boiled Frogs

23:06 [The Hindu - News] Solar power parks planned

23:08 [CBC: politics] Tory MP denies Sen. Mike Duffy offered to repay housing cash

23:08 [Deutsche Welle] Augsburg pay twin penalty, fall to Gladbach

23:08 [The Hindu - News] Sivanthi Adityan dead

23:10 [The Hindu - News] JPC’s 2G report cherry-picks facts to clear PM’s name

23:10 [The Hindu - News] Gold rush: many take loans to buy jewellery

23:11 [zero hedge] Boston Bomber Tweeting In August 2012: "Boston Marathon Isn't A Good Place To Smoke"

23:12 [The Atlantic: International] What You Should Know About Chechnya as the Boston Story Unfolds

23:12 [The Hindu - News] Angiogram machine falls silent in GH

23:12 [The Hindu - News] Work on LNG terminal to begin this year

23:13 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Will Durst: Yellow Bellied Cowards

23:14 [The Hindu - News] Free dental clinics in all wards soon

23:14 [The Hindu - News] PM innocent, but Vajpayee caused Rs. 42,080 crore loss: JPC report

23:14 [The Onion] [video] 'Onion Week In Review' To Probably Lead Off With Boston Marathon Bombing Story

23:14 [The Onion] American Voices: Bradley Cooper Admits He Lives With His Mother

23:14 [The Atlantic: Politics] Shorter Lindsey Graham: Constitution? What Constitution?

23:15 [Slate Magazine] Postcards From Camp

23:18 [CNN] 'Smart fork' may help you lose weight

23:18 [CNN] 14 bodies recovered in Texas blast site

23:19 [Raw Story] Hotelier rescued from elevator after being stranded for four days

23:22 [CBC: politics] New chemotherapy oversight plan proposed

23:25 [straight] Police seize 8,000 suspected marijuana cookies in White Rock

23:25 [straight] B.C. NDP releases proposal to reduce child poverty

23:28 [CNET News] World flocks to funding sites for victims of Boston Marathon blasts

23:29 [CNN: Money] Stocks suffer worst week of 2013

23:33 [AlterNet] How '420' Became the Big Day for Weed Smokers Across America

23:35 [NPR] Stubbornly, Manchin Maintains Background Checks Optimism

23:35 [Electronic Intifada] "Don't serve in Israel's military," refusenik urges compatriots

23:36 [Slashdot] Yahoo Is Going To Stop Email Service In China

23:36 [CNET News] TweetDeck mobile and AIR apps to go dark on May 7

23:36 [CNET News] Yahoo tries to freshen up, kills a bunch of products

23:36 [Telegraph] Conservatives' new 'share-owning democracy' plans

23:40 [Slate Magazine] Advertisement:

23:44 [CNET News] Cheap Intel devices will run Google, Microsoft OSes, sources say

23:47 [CNN: Crime] 'Born to be a police officer'

23:47 [BBC: Technology] Does technology harm toddlers?

23:47 [BBC: Education] Does technology harm toddlers?

23:49 [Reuters] Italy center-left leader Bersani quits after vote debacle

23:50 [Slate Magazine] Are Terrorists Often Brothers?

23:52 [Reuters: politics] Boston bombings edge into immigration debate in Congress

23:52 [World Policy Institute] Economic Showdown: EU versus US

23:54 [Raw Story] Lindsey Graham: Reading Miranda Rights to bombing suspect ‘a bad idea’

23:55 [The Hindu - News] Police officer suspended for slapping protester

23:57 [CNN] Troubled North Caucasus region plagued by violence

23:57 [CNN] Airlines ask court to block FAA cuts

23:57 [The Atlantic: National] The Boston Bombers Were Muslim. It Shouldn't Matter. This Is Why It Does.

23:57 [World Policy Institute] Islam and Chechnya

23:57 [World Policy Institute] Resigned to Corruption: Paraguayans Have Little Faith in Upcoming Election

23:57 [World Policy Institute] Economic Showdown: US 'Bazooka' vs. EU Austerity

23:58 [Russia Today] 'They were set up, FBI followed them for years'- Tsarnaev brothers' mother to RT

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