newer older

00:00 [CNN] Presidents should share secrets with Congress

00:03 [The Hindu - News] Don’t pin your hopes on miracle men, Rahul tells India Inc.

00:03 [The Hindu - News] Illiterate Lalitamma teaches trainee IAS officers

00:03 [NPR] Reports: Hewlett-Packard's Chairman Will Step Aside

00:04 [Mother Jones] A History of Disaster Capitalism

00:05 [CNN: Money] NYC fast food workers strike

00:05 [Deutsche Welle] Chelsea beat Rubin Kazan on mixed Europa night for English

00:06 [Global Voices] Berezovsky's Last Words: Yet Another Version

00:07 [The Hindu - News] Sudipta’s death a small, petty incident, says Mamata

00:09 [zero hedge] CME Hikes Yen, Nikkei Futures Margins By 19%-33%

00:10 [Telegraph] Harpers Bazaar editor launches modern search for a lost dog

00:11 [Reuters] World powers await Iran's reaction to nuclear offer

00:11 [The Hindu - News] It is Mamata’s wont: Mishra

00:12 [straight] 3:01 Pick Me Up: Black Pus 1000 Years

00:13 [Raw Story] Scientists use 3D printer to make tissue-like material

00:13 [Raw Story] Teen hikers found safe in California after four-day search

00:13 [The Hindu - News] Be on red alert against VIP beacon, SC asks States

00:13 [The Hindu - News] Vizianagaram farmers up in arms against Somani coal yard

00:15 [The Hindu - News] Ministers at war on Arogyasri

00:17 [The Hindu - News] Labour Minister’s driver assaults Grey Hounds employee

00:17 [The Hindu - News] Khemka shifted again as he exposes seedy deal

00:18 [Slashdot] Film Critic Roger Ebert Dead at 70 Of Cancer

00:19 [The Hindu - News] Bratindra Nath Mukherjee passes away

00:21 [CNET News] Facebook wrestles Google for control of your phone

00:22 [Electronic Intifada] The right of return is a core issue for Palestinians; let's realize it

00:23 [Voice of America] China Confirms Five Dead From New Bird Flu Strain

00:23 [The Hindu - News] How can ineligible Buta Singh overstay in govt. bungalow, asks court

00:23 [NPR] Some Deep Sea Microbes Are Hungry For Rocket Fuel

00:23 [NPR] WATCH: Kid President Meets President Obama

00:24 [CNN] Rutgers men's basketball assistant coach resigns

00:25 [Truthdig] AP Stylebook Addresses Illegal Immigration

00:28 [The Hindu - News] Building collapse kills one

00:30 [OpEdNews] Washington Escalates Syria Intervention

00:30 [Slate Magazine] “Go to All the Good Movies You Can”

00:30 [CNN: Money] When will the Federal Reserve be led by a woman?

00:30 [CNN: Money] Enron's Skilling could get sprung early

00:33 [Raw Story] Mad Men creator dismisses Tagg Romney: Republicans should be thrilled

00:34 [The Hindu - News] BiodiverCity in our backyards

00:35 [AL JAZEERA] Men found guilty of Brazil activists' murder

00:36 [The Hindu - News] SNC-Lavalin case: CBI opposes Pinarayi’s plea for early trial

00:38 [CNET News] Microsoft Monocles? Redmond to make its own Google Glass?

00:38 [The Hindu - News] Gujarat SHRC seeks report on Nepali immolation bid

00:39 [Reuters] Facebook aims to take centerstage on Android phones

00:40 [The Hindu - News] Mystery shrouds young man’s fall from train

00:40 [straight] B.C. political candidates tackle climate change at East Vancouver forum

00:42 [The Hindu - News] CITU calls for a mass movement against Centre

00:42 [The Hindu - News] Pillai unfolds his strategy to stay politically afloat

00:43 [Sydney Morning Herald] Commuters delayed by train troubles

00:43 [Sydney Morning Herald] Super reforms target wealthy

00:44 [The Hindu - News] Manipur bans sale of poor quality canned fish

00:44 [The Hindu - News] No Cabinet reshuffle, says Chennithala

00:45 [Reuters: politics] Political intelligence gathering tough to oversee: study

00:46 [Slashdot] Scribd Reveals It Was Hacked, Asks Users To Change Their Passwords

00:46 [The Hindu - News] Sankararaman case adjourned to April 16

00:46 [The Hindu - News] Vaithilingam lashes out at Rangasamy in AFT Mill issue

00:46 [Global Voices] Argentina: Floods in Buenos Aires Leave 35 Dead

00:48 [CNN] Tottenham frets over Bale blow

00:49 [NPR] NYC's Fast Food Workers Strike, Demand 'Living Wages'

00:50 [The Hindu - News] Makeshift schools meant to save children from Maoists are hellholes

00:52 [The Hindu - News] Demand for Maratha quota raised again

00:52 [The Hindu - News] CAG to Assam: probe wrongs in work for Corridor project

00:54 [CNET News] Quickly manage documents from the path menu in OS X

00:54 [CNET News] Game meant to be played in 2,000 years gets buried in desert

00:54 [The Hindu - News] Maoists gun down five Jharkhand policemen

00:54 [CNN] Opinion: Egypt, give Bassem Youssef a break

00:56 [The Hindu - News] CBI arrests ex-Gujarat ACP in Ishrat fake encounter case

00:56 [CNN] Mexico foils assassination plot targeting lawmakers

00:57 [Telegraph] US taking 'all necessary precautions' on North Korea

00:57 [AL JAZEERA] Connecticut governor signs tough gun law

00:58 [The Hindu - News] Newer, better: Jain temples undergo restoration

00:59 [Disinformation] FBI attempts to explain UFO memo

00:59 [CNET News] Google boosts customer access, functionality of Compute Engine

00:59 [CNET News] Apple patent envisions wireless charging on convertible laptop

01:00 [Deutsche Welle] Whistleblower reveals global network of tax fraudsters

01:00 [The Hindu - News] MMC forms cell to tackle sexual abuse complaints

01:02 [The Hindu - News] TDR to clear bottlenecks in waterways projects

01:02 [The Hindu - News] Metrowater to ramp up online services

01:03 [Slashdot] North Korea's Twitter and Flickr Accounts Hacked By Anonymous

01:03 [Raw Story] Rick Santorum: I could run for president in 2016

01:04 [The Hindu - News] More subjects, jobs at govt. colleges

01:06 [Good] Remember Roger Ebert's Influence on Film, But Heed His Advice For Schools

01:06 [The Hindu - News] Latest FB sensation: an appeal to cops

01:07 [AL JAZEERA] Duo face jail over Brazil activists' murder

01:08 [The Hindu - News] Printed bills to bring cheer to Tasmac customers

01:09 [zero hedge] Kyle Bass: "Japan Will Implode Under Weight Of Their Debt"

01:10 [The Hindu - News] Lankans held for kidnapping businessman

01:11 [Telegraph] Britain wants to opt out of 'right to be forgotten' online

01:12 [CNET News] Firefox prepares additional Do Not Track options

01:13 [The Hindu - News] Student brandishes gun, attacks two classmates

01:13 [Voice of America] ICC Prosecutor Hails US International Justice Role

01:13 [Sydney Morning Herald] Super changes to hit rich retirees

01:15 [OpEdNews] Crashing the 2-Party System: The Way Forward is a Single-Issue Social Security Defense Party

01:16 [BBC: Science & Environment] VIDEO: Chair 'grows like popcorn'

01:18 [Slashdot] Automated System Developed To Grade Student Essays

01:18 [CNN] Soldier arrested in Fort Knox fatal shooting

01:23 [Voice of America] Influential US Film Critic Roger Ebert Dies at 70

01:24 [NPR] Rutgers Assistant Basketball Coach Jimmy Martelli Resigns

01:28 [Russia Today] School forces students who can't pay to skip lunch, then trashes the food

01:33 [Raw Story] Obama ‘very optimistic’ about immigration reform, but not gun control

01:34 [Mother Jones] One More Reason to Miss Roger Ebert: His Love of Trash

01:35 [Deutsche Welle] Far right NPD party forced to layoff employees after funds suspended

01:35 [Slate Magazine] Advertisement:

01:35 [Slate Magazine] The Guns of April

01:39 [NPR] Chaz Ebert: Tired Of Cancer Fight, Ebert Said He Had 'Lived A Great And Full Life'

01:40 [OpEdNews] What's The "Chained CPI"?

01:43 [Telegraph] Barack Obama criticised for commenting on California attorney general's looks

01:43 [Telegraph] Cannabis use soared by a quarter after Class C downgrade, study finds

01:44 [CNN] NY officer accused of leading drug robbery crew pleads not guilty

01:45 [Fox News] Film critic Roger Ebert loses battle with cancer

01:45 [Fox News] Teen hiker found alive after 4 days in Calif. canyon- VIDEO: Second teen hiker found alive

01:45 [Fox News] United kicks family off flight after movie complaint

01:45 [Fox News] Parents outraged that Mass. kids were denied lunch

01:45 [Fox News] Professor under fire over 'hypothetical' rape questions

01:45 [Fox News] Man charged with murder in Fort Knox shooting

01:46 [CNN] Opinion: Ebert's sheer love of life

01:49 [AL JAZEERA] North Korea 'moves missile' amid threats

01:52 [zero hedge] Fed's Fisher: "Too-Big-To-Fail Regulation Should Be Written By A Sixth-Grader"

01:53 [CNN] California hiker found alive four days after calling for help

01:56 [Global Voices] Peru: Attack on Radio Sparks Clashes

01:57 [Voice of America] UN Condemns Deadly Attack in Afghanistan

01:59 [Russia Today] New WikiLeaks cable reveals US embassy strategy to destabilize Chavez government

01:59 [Telegraph] Cadbury's chief given £4.5million pay rise

02:03 [CBC: politics] iPod tax called an 'accidental' part of 2013 budget

02:03 [Raw Story] New ‘Beard PAC’ to raise unlimited funds to support bearded candidates

02:03 [Slashdot] HP Chairman Raymond Lane Steps Down

02:04 [Anarchist news] leaving representation behind: notes towards zones of indistinction which need no justification

02:04 [Anarchist news] BREAKING: Daniel McGowan Back in Prison

02:04 [Anarchist news] New Heat Index blog post//"Some Thoughts on Changing the World"

02:04 [straight] When Roger Ebert went medieval on Conrad Black

02:04 [straight] Hunger striker “Homeless Dave” brings Downtown Eastside demands to Vancouver City Hall

02:07 [CNN] 'Brilliant Bus' shrinking digital divide

02:08 [Reuters] U.S. to send missile defenses to Guam over North Korea threat

02:12 [CNET News] For labels, Apple's iRadio deal could be sweeter than Pandora

02:12 [CNET News] German court invalidates Apple slide-to-unlock patent

02:15 [OpEdNews] How Turkey's Regional Ambitions Crumbled

02:16 [Sydney Morning Herald] Tinkler makes tax payments

02:18 [CNN] Eric Holder: Supreme Court decision won't stop voting rights efforts

02:18 [CBC: politics] Queen rebuffs May's call for royal robocalls inquiry

02:19 [Voice of America] Martin Luther King, Jr. Honored on 45th Anniversary of Assassination

02:19 [AL JAZEERA] 'Ruby' stands up for Berlusconi outside court

02:20 [Reuters: politics] In South Carolina race, Colbert Busch squares off against ex-governor

02:26 [CNN] Two dead after shooting at Mississippi police station

02:27 [BBC: Science & Environment] Ban pesticides to save bees, say MPs

02:28 [zero hedge] Guest Post: The Fallacy Of The Fed Model

02:28 [zero hedge] Nikkei Soars, Japanese Bond Yields Collapse On BoJ Front-Running

02:28 [zero hedge] US Treasuries vs Stocks - One Of These Things Does Not Look Like The Other...

02:29 [Fox News: politics] Florida Sen. Bill Nelson supports gay marriage

02:33 [BBC: Technology] Libraries to store UK web content

02:33 [BBC: Health] Alzheimer's 'genetic signs' found

02:33 [BBC: Health] Dietary potassium 'cuts stroke risk'

02:33 [Raw Story] Bill Nelson becomes 51st senator to support same sex marriage

02:35 [OpEdNews] Bush Redux?

02:37 [CNET News] France Telecom CEO: iPhone too pricey for Europeans

02:39 [CNN] Texas mourners' plea: 'Chase 'em down, bring 'em to justice'

02:42 [BBC: Education] Teachers list top 100 great reads

02:48 [Fox News] Test Launch Coming? N. Korea Moves Missile Launchers, Officials Say

02:48 [Fox News] FIRST LAW OF ITS KIND:Indiana Bill Would Require Armed School Officials

02:48 [Fox News] ANCIENT SITE FOUND:Huge Complex Unearthed In Biblical City of Abraham

02:50 [Big Think] What Happens When We Die? There Are Multiple Possibilities

02:50 [OpEdNews] Join the AUMF Hunger Strike Demanding Repeal of AUMF 2001

02:54 [NPR] Documents: Psychiatrist Warned Alleged Colorado Theater Shooter Was Threat

02:55 [Truthdig] Public Opinion Shifts on Pot, Colbert Declares War on Scarborough, and More

02:57 [Global Voices] Madrid President Advocates Censorship of Embarrassing Photos

02:57 [BBC: Science & Environment] Five deaths from new China bird flu

02:58 [CNET News] Samsung expects first-quarter profits of $7.7B, up 53 percent

02:59 [Disinformation] The Politics of Eremitism

03:06 [Slate Magazine] I Like It, But I Don’t Like It Like It

03:09 [zero hedge] Japan's Debt Crisis Visualized

03:09 [Russia Today] NYPD officer charged with using badge, cruiser to help rob drug dealers

03:09 [Reuters] Exclusive: Disney to begin layoffs in studio, consumer products - source

03:10 [AL JAZEERA] Brazil duo face jail over activists' murder

03:10 [Truthdig] A New American Rebellion, Part II

03:10 [OpEdNews] Slithery When Wet: Tales From The "Slippery Slope"

03:10 [Deutsche Welle] Legendary US film critic Roger Ebert dies

03:12 [Fox News: politics] Colorado considers gun ban for people suspected of being dangerous

03:14 [Reuters] U.S. slaps more New York politicians with corruption charges

03:15 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] U.S. Banks Too Big to Fail, or Just Too Big?

03:15 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Libya Intervention More Questionable in Rear View Mirror

03:15 [Reuters: politics] Maryland OKs tough gun-control law promoted by governor

03:15 [Reuters: politics] U.S. slaps more New York politicians with corruption charges

03:15 [OpEdNews] The Assault On Gold

03:16 [Fox News] Film critic Roger Ebert loses battle with cancer- VIDEO: Remembering Roger Ebert

03:18 [CBC: politics] Carbon levy talks only preliminary, Alberta says

03:28 [Raw Story] New Zealand troops begin withdrawal from Afghanistan

03:28 [Raw Story] U.S. official: We are ‘not on the brink of war’ with North Korea

03:28 [BBC: Technology] Why chairs point to the future

03:33 [Sydney Morning Herald] Super plan defuses political time-bomb

03:37 [Global Voices] 28,000 Rivers Disappear from Chinese Map, Study Reveals

03:42 [Topix Activism News] Debra Saunders: Keystone pipeline or green pipe dreams?

03:48 [Sydney Morning Herald] Gang rape girl made up story

03:48 [Sydney Morning Herald] 3D printer makes tissue-like material

03:48 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Daddy will watch over you'

03:49 [CNN] Exclusive: Anger 'won't bring him back:' wife of slain prisons chief

03:58 [zero hedge] On The Money-ness Of Bitcoins

04:03 [Reuters] Exclusive: Disney to begin layoffs in studio, consumer products - sources

04:04 [Russia Today] Louisiana smells 'burning tires and oil' as Exxon refinery spills unknown amount of chemicals

04:05 [Mother Jones] Can We Talk About the Global Investment Drought, Please?

04:06 [BBC: Science & Environment] Day to night camouflage for crabs

04:08 [Slashdot] NVIDIA Open-Sources 3D Driver For Tegra SoCs

04:08 [Raw Story] Arizona official fired for remark about female soldiers’ menstrual cycles

04:11 [CNN] Rutgers assistant resigns as scandal grows

04:14 [Russia Today] Rape victim suing North Carolina town for hiring sexual predator

04:16 [AL JAZEERA] Jordan bolsters security along Syria border

04:21 [CNET News] Google releases full Google Glass explainer video

04:24 [CNN] Rick Ross' faint apology for lyrics hits sour note

04:26 [Reuters] More deaths in China from new bird flu; U.S., Japan on guard

04:28 [zero hedge] In Cyprus, Shock Turns To Anger

04:30 [Deutsche Welle] World Bank aims to conquer extreme hunger

04:34 [Sydney Morning Herald] Sydney train havoc deja vu

04:34 [Sydney Morning Herald] Gang-rape girl made up story

04:35 [OpEdNews] The Long Depression

04:41 [Slate Magazine] Archer, Season 4

04:45 [Fox News] 'The Factor' Hits Spring Break

04:45 [Fox News] Carnival Won't Pay For Rescue?

04:45 [Fox News] Yes, That's Demi Lovato

04:45 [Fox News] Detroit's Next Great Supercar?

04:45 [Fox News] 'Housewives' Bash Reality TV

04:45 [Fox News] Best US Burger Joints

04:50 [] Cyprus to build gas plant with or without Israel

04:50 [] Court castigates Education Ministry for allowing dismissal of veteran schoolteacher without cause

04:50 [] Anat Kamm suing Haaretz for revealing her as paper’s source

04:50 [] New IDF commander charged with preventing another intifada

04:50 [] Widow of Polish resistance fighter to light torch at Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony

04:50 [] Archaeologists discover 1,500-year-old Byzantine wine press

04:50 [Deutsche Welle] China begins mass slaughter of poultry after bird flu found

04:52 [CNN] Gillard trip underlines Australia's dependence on China

04:57 [zero hedge] Guest Post: We're Living Through A Rare Economic Transformation

04:57 [CNN] Once a glorious site, Babylon bears scars of history

04:57 [The Hindu - News] BDA, BBMP engineers are blind,says Karnataka High Court

04:59 [The Hindu - News] Police book Congress politicos for distributing freebies

05:00 [Big Think] How 'Symbolic Immortality' Will Help You Sleep Better Tonight

05:00 [Big Think] How Photography Feeds Our Fascination With the Civil War

05:02 [The Hindu - News] Kingfisher Airlines' staff take out protest in Bangalore

05:04 [The Hindu - News] Poll panel, State spar over city police chief’s appointment

05:06 [The Hindu - News] Question mark over Mayor, Deputy’s election

05:07 [Sydney Morning Herald] Wheelchair-bound woman set alight by man she trusted

05:07 [Sydney Morning Herald] Fiery crash: choppers face being grounded

05:08 [The Hindu - News] When the almighty Swedes took over the city in 1985

05:12 [The Hindu - News] Residents all cracked up over mall construction

05:14 [CNN: Money] Nikkei mounts another rally after BoJ decision

05:15 [CNN] Interim Kaufman County DA known as tough court opponent

05:21 [Sydney Morning Herald] Wealthy take a hit, rest of us unscathed

05:23 [Raw Story] Uruguay president calls Argentine president an ‘old hag’

05:25 [CNN] Police: Florida man linked to 1 million child porn videos, images

05:27 [Global Voices] Jamaica: Could Buju Go Free?

05:28 [CNN] U.S. General in charge of perilous Horn of Africa fired

05:28 [Slashdot] Tiny Tentacled Microorganisms Named After Cthulu

05:30 [Russia Today] Google fighting back on unconstitutional National Security Letters

05:30 [Russia Today] 27 killed as building collapses in India

05:32 [AL JAZEERA] Argentina scours flood areas for bodies

05:35 [Russia Today] 27 killed as building collapses in India (PHOTOS)

05:35 [AntiWar] Suicide Bomber at Army Base among Five Killed in Iraq

05:39 [Fox News: politics] Maryland lawmakers pass tough gun control bill

05:45 [Russia Today] Hundreds of New York fast food workers protest for better pay

05:48 [CNET News] Mars rover takes a month-long hiatus

05:49 [Fox News] TODD STARNES: Wisconsin high school student claims teachers bully him over conservative views- Vandal destroys pro-life display at Ohio State

05:49 [Fox News] NH police chief resigns over nude photo complaint

05:53 [Raw Story] Maddow: Senate GOP joins North Korea and Iran in opposition to UN arms treaty

05:55 [Russia Today] 'North Korea not a suicidal regime'

05:55 [Big Think] The Consistency of Libertarian Judicial Activism

05:56 [CNET News] Hey HP board, how do you like them Apples?

05:58 [AntiWar] Is War With North Korea Inevitable?

05:58 [AntiWar] Whatever Happened to Communism?

06:01 [OpEdNews] Sinkhole Update: Explosive Gases Found in Adjacent Residences

06:05 [The Hindu - News] 27 killed as unlicensed building collapses near Mumbai

06:06 [Telegraph] Colorado shooting: James Holmes's psychiatrist warned he was making 'homicidal statements'

06:07 [The Hindu - News] BSR Congress accuses JD(S) of ‘big brother attitude’

06:09 [The Hindu - News] Basavaraj Malagatti transferred

06:09 [The Hindu - News] Congress closes its doors on Narasimha Naik

06:11 [The Hindu - News] Switching political loyalty is second nature to them

06:15 [Russia Today] Would-be border agents confess to rape, drug smuggling and other crimes under polygraph

06:15 [The Hindu - News] Shettar is BJP’s chief ministerial candidate

06:15 [The Hindu - News] Voting is not only your right, it is your duty: HDMC Commissioner

06:15 [Deutsche Welle] US taking 'necessary precautions' in response to N Korean rhetoric

06:15 [Deutsche Welle] Lebanese mayor builds 'center' for Syrian refugees

06:21 [The Hindu - News] Nirani settles on Bilagi

06:21 [The Hindu - News] 27 killed in building collapse near Mumbai

06:23 [Raw Story] Jon Stewart to Sean Hannity: Your show is like the show of a guy who was hit as a child

06:23 [The Hindu - News] Modi to address 15 poll conventions in State

06:23 [The Hindu - News] Unlike BJP, Congress yet to strike the right balance

06:24 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Welcome back, Mr Taylor'

06:25 [Big Think] Accelerating Change: The Marijuana-Gay Marriage Analogy

06:25 [The Hindu - News] Thane building collapse toll at 27, over 60 injured

06:26 [OpEdNews] Five Questions That Will Decide The Gun Debate

06:28 [Reuters: politics] Texas House passes budget that would restore some cuts

06:29 [CNN] Mingo County, West Virginia, meet your new sheriff

06:33 [CNN] At least 27 people killed in India building collapse

06:38 [The Hindu - News] Rs. 41 lakh cash seized in Bellary

06:40 [The Hindu - News] 3.37 lakh personnel to vote through postal ballot

06:42 [The Hindu - News] Modi to address 15 poll conventions in Karnataka

06:44 [Voice of America] 8 Dead in Sectarian Violence at Indonesian Detention Center

06:52 [CBC: politics] Court OKs $887M settlement for Canadian veterans

06:52 [The Hindu - News] UN in Gaza closing food distribution centres

06:53 [CNN] Zumba helps woman drop 123 pounds

06:56 [The Hindu - News] Those gifting set-top boxes to voters warned of action

06:56 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'He holds me down in the bath'

06:58 [zero hedge] Is It Beginning? Biggest JGB Price Collapse In Over 10 Years Triggers TSE Circuit Breakers

06:58 [The Hindu - News] Woman’s suicide: arrest of accused sought

07:00 [Voice of America] Building Collapse Kills 29 in India

07:00 [The Hindu - News] This summer, get back to your roots

07:00 [Reuters] North Korea lacks means for nuclear strike on U.S., experts say

07:02 [The Hindu - News] Formulate admission norms,unaided schools told

07:02 [The Hindu - News] High Court orders contempt notice to Kumble, Srinath

07:05 [CNN] China's bird flu death toll rises to 6

07:06 [Reuters] China culls birds as bird flu death toll mounts

07:10 [The Hindu - News] U.S. issues fresh waiver to Pakistan for arms sale

07:12 [The Hindu - News] On day two, more spurious drinks seized

07:13 [Slashdot] Firing a Laser Into Your Brain Could Help Beat a Drug Addiction

07:14 [AL JAZEERA] Dozens crushed in India building collapse

07:15 [The Hindu - News] Civic body sets up new call centre to revamp helpline

07:15 [The Hindu - News] Residents demand action in priest murder

07:16 [BBC: Technology] Samsung expects 53% jump in profit

07:19 [CNN] Holmes' doctor warned that he was dangerous

07:22 [straight] Wanna see Chains of Love for five bucks?

07:22 [Telegraph] 'Softly softly' cannabis scheme drove up hospital admissions for hard drugs, study

07:22 [Telegraph] Official: Ministers have no idea how many Romanians and Bulgarians will come to UK next year

07:23 [CNET News] Rackspace fights back with suit against 'notorious' patent troll

07:25 [The Hindu - News] Thane building collapse toll at 30, over 69 injured

07:28 [Voice of America] Iran Nuclear Talks Begin in Kazakhstan

07:29 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

07:31 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

07:32 [AL JAZEERA] World powers and Iran resume nuclear talks

07:32 [CNN] Chinese travelers the world's biggest spenders

07:34 [Voice of America] China Announces 6th Bird Flu Death

07:35 [The Hindu - News] Delhi Metro contractors not blacklisted despite complaints

07:35 [Mother Jones] Obama Proposes Making Food Aid Less Insane

07:35 [Deutsche Welle] War reporters face increasing danger to get story

07:38 [Fin24 News] Global miners to hire more staff

07:39 [CNET News] Microsoft Outlook to Windows RT rescue?

07:41 [The Hindu - News] Teachers seek fulfilment of demands

07:43 [The Hindu - News] Seven persons injured in clash over parking

07:43 [Sydney Morning Herald] Gillard vows to pressure North Korea

07:43 [Sydney Morning Herald] Super tax nibble fails to tackle gross inequity

07:45 [Reuters] World powers await Iran's reaction to nuclear offer

07:47 [The Hindu - News] SFI activists storm Banga Bhavan

07:51 [Topix Activism News] Angelina Jolie lends her star power to tell the story of Pakistani girl shot by Taliban

07:51 [The Hindu - News] Debating across the political, ideological spectrum

07:53 [CNN] China's bird flu death toll rises to 6 as researchers seek vaccine

07:56 [Deutsche Welle] European 'shadow state' faces growing resistance

08:00 [CNN] Obama to propose changes to Medicaid and Social Security in new budget

08:08 [The Hindu - News] A greener supply chain to promote eco-friendly products

08:09 [CNN] No noon meal for kids in debt at middle school

08:12 [Reuters: politics] Obama budget to offer program cuts, seek deficit deal: official

08:12 [The Hindu - News] Quality counts in education

08:12 [The Hindu - News] Bangalore Police Commissioner Mirji transferred

08:13 [Fox News] Professor's questions on Ohio rape case criticized- California student body president is sex offender

08:16 [Deutsche Welle] P5+1 nuclear talks with Iran begin in Almaty

08:16 [The Hindu - News] Towards upping the ante in child nutrition

08:16 [AL JAZEERA] Indonesia jail riot kills Myanmar detainees

08:21 [CNN] Obama to propose changes to Medicare and Social Security in new budget

08:22 [The Hindu - News] A treat to the senses

08:22 [The Hindu - News] A Story of Love…

08:24 [CNN] Samsung unveils quarterly profit boost

08:32 [The Hindu - News] Touts too squeeze differently abled persons in Coimbatore

08:32 [The Hindu - News] South Korea Navy on alert for North Korean missile launch

08:34 [The Hindu - News] Garbage piles up

08:36 [Russia Today] Cooling system for spent atomic fuel stops working at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant

08:37 [New Statesman] Morning Call: pick of the papers

08:38 [Fin24 News] Tsogo Sun invests R220m in Durban

08:38 [The Hindu - News] Struggle committee for water scheme conducts field assessment

08:40 [Fox News] Test Launch Coming? N. Korea Moves Missile Launchers, Officials Say

08:40 [Fox News] AMMO SCRAMBLE: Bullets Fly Off Shelves Amid Restrictions, Fears

08:40 [Fox News] 'SECURITY CONCERNS?' Family Kicked Off Flight After Movie Complaint

08:40 [The Hindu - News] No advance bail for Councillor

08:41 [Telegraph] George Osborne had 'no idea' he was parked in a disabled bay

08:41 [Telegraph] Nocturnal jewellery cures snoring, claims BBC journalist

08:41 [Telegraph] Rise of the 'unretired' to transform economy

08:41 [Telegraph] Ban pesticides to save bees, MPs urge

08:42 [AL JAZEERA] Rival Myanmar groups clash in Indonesia jail

08:42 [The Hindu - News] 8 killed as Myanmar Buddhist, Muslims clash in Indonesia

08:45 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Angelina Jolie launches Malala Fund

08:47 [The Hindu - News] Pasta with namma ragi

08:51 [Deutsche Welle] At least two dozen killed from building collapse in Mumbai

08:54 [Global Voices] Online Filing of Personal Income Tax in Thailand

08:56 [Russia Today] Market Buzz: Optimism afoot heading into weekend

08:56 [] World powers and Iran begin new round of nuclear talks in Kazakhstan

08:57 [Telegraph] Charlie Watts is not looking forward to Glastonbury

09:00 [Slashdot] Kepler Watches White Dwarf Warp Spacetime

09:03 [The Hindu - News] The big shortage of small stamps

09:04 [New Internationalist] ‘Secret courts’ jeopardize justice

09:05 [The Hindu - News] To fight drought, Muneer takes panchayats into ‘confidence’

09:06 [AL JAZEERA] UN cuts Gaza aid citing 'unsafe' conditions

09:06 [CNN] At least 35 people killed in India building collapse

09:08 [CNET News] Crave giveaway: Colorful Coloud Boom headphones

09:08 [Reuters] Obama budget to offer program cuts, seek deficit deal: official

09:09 [Global Voices] Voluntourism and Child Abuse in Cambodia

09:09 [The Hindu - News] Garbage disposal a Herculean task for VMC

09:11 [The Hindu - News] Women exhorted to use RTI Act

09:11 [The Hindu - News] Efforts on to tap solar energy

09:11 [CNN: Crime] From prison cell to football field: Exonerated man signs NFL contract

09:11 [CNN: Crime] Anger 'won't bring him back,' wife of slain prisons chief says

09:11 [CNN: Crime] Police: Florida man linked to up to 1 million child porn videos, images

09:11 [CNN: Crime] Mingo County, West Virginia, meet your new sheriff

09:11 [CNN: Crime] Police were warned about Holmes

09:13 [The Hindu - News] ‘Hike in water charges unconstitutional’

09:14 [Fin24 News] Domino effect danger for SA consumers

09:15 [The Hindu - News] On Day 4, music was everywhere

09:16 [OpEdNews] Institutionalized Barbarism: Official Israeli Policy

09:16 [OpEdNews] Playing the North Korea Card

09:19 [The Hindu - News] Music was everywhere in the arts festival

09:22 [AL JAZEERA] Facebook makes 'Home' for Android phones

09:25 [NPR] Sequester Scorecard: A Month Later, Effects Still Up In Air

09:25 [NPR] Pushing Traditional Limits, Vice Smacks Of Contradictions

09:25 [NPR] As Audiences Shift To Cable, TV Programming Changes, Too

09:26 [Voice of America] South Korea Prepared to Pull Workers From Industrial Park in North Korea

09:27 [Telegraph] Police officer sues after falling in drain

09:27 [Telegraph] Getting married makes you fat, say scientists

09:29 [Global Voices] Appeal of Vietnamese Farmers Facing Murder Charges

09:30 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Preserving web pages and tweets

09:32 [The Hindu - News] Pregnant woman, 4 others killed in accidents on NH 66

09:36 [The Hindu - News] ‘Economic development must be environmentally sustainable’: Manmohan

09:40 [Truthdig] The Terror Courts

09:41 [Russia Today] ‘Mistake could light a match’ on Korean Peninsular

09:42 [The Hindu - News] Economic development must be environmentally sustainable, says Manmohan

09:42 [Reuters] Powers seek concrete response from Iran on nuclear offer

09:43 [Fox News] Laws Send Ammo Flying Off Shelves

09:43 [Fox News] TEST LAUNCH COMING? N. Korea Moves Missile Launchers, Officials Say

09:44 [BBC: Also in the news] A US view of Britain's class system

09:44 [BBC: Also in the news] Why do Iranians love Jeremy Clarkson?

09:46 [The Hindu - News] KSRTC buses running without insurance

09:47 [Reuters] HP Chairman Lane resigns, Whitworth takes over for now

09:47 [Reuters] Exclusive: UBS was mystery lender for Thai group's Ping An deal - sources

09:50 [The Hindu - News] Fukushima nuclear plant's cooling system fails

09:50 [The Hindu - News] New Mangalore port to be linked to Dubai, via Karachi

09:51 [Russia Today] Canadian woman arrested after Instagram post critical of police

09:51 [BBC: Also in the news] Quiz of the week's news

09:53 [Fox News: politics] North Korea's aggression could strengthen US-China alliance

09:53 [Reuters] China culls birds as bird flu deaths mount

09:54 [The Hindu - News] Poll security: central forces to back district police

09:54 [The Hindu - News] US authorities release hotelier Vikram Chatwal on bond

09:54 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Children Learn Lessons of Commerce on the Streets of Zimbabwe

09:56 [The Hindu - News] Rs.80 cr. for Vijayawada airport expansion?

09:58 [Reuters] North Korea hides two missiles on east coast: report

10:03 [Fox News: politics] FAA funded airport towers using 30-year-old data to justify costs

10:04 [CNN] New talks seek progress on Iran's nuclear program

10:04 [CNN] Cop on vacation halts Hawaiian airport tussle

10:07 [Pravda] Nicolás Maduro's presidential campaign

10:08 [The Hindu - News] Top priority for citizens' services: RTA

10:08 [The Hindu - News] Hike in water charges unconstitutional: CPI(M)

10:09 [BBC: Health] AUDIO: Can scientist read dreams?

10:10 [Truthdig] Are Mark Sanford and Ken Cuccinelli the Best the GOP Can Come Up With?

10:10 [Truthdig] A Victory Against the Language of Bigotry

10:11 [Deutsche Welle] Tokyo stocks rally to new high in five years

10:11 [Pravda] With risk of ceiling collapse, Olympic Stadium in Rio closes indefinitely

10:13 [Fin24 News] Bidvest goes after Adcock

10:15 [The Hindu - News] Agricultural crisis is Malnad is not poll issue for any party

10:16 [CNN] Birds culled at Shanghai market as China avian flu toll rises to 6

10:16 [Voice of America] Iran Nuclear Talks Begin in Kazakhstan

10:18 [Sydney Morning Herald] Live: Bulldogs v Sea Eagles

10:18 [New Statesman] Facebook Home launches to eat Google's lunch

10:18 [New Statesman] Osborne's Spending Review is a test for Labour too - how will it respond?

10:18 [New Statesman] Banking commission urges regulators to ban three former HBOS directors

10:20 [NPR] Without Reviews, Inmates Can Get Lost In U.S. Prison System

10:23 [The Hindu - News] 15 years later, water schemes get going

10:24 [New Internationalist] Hunger strikers: ‘We will die here’

10:25 [The Hindu - News] 15 years later, water schemes get going in Thiruvananthapuram

10:29 [Telegraph] Labour shadow minister asked how to avoid mixing with 'trash' on elite social network

10:29 [Telegraph] Argentina's Cristina Kirchner 'is an old hag'

10:34 [BBC: Education] Jolie lauds Malala Yousafzai charity

10:34 [CNN] Shanghai closing all live poultry markets amid bird flu outbreak

10:36 [Russia Today] Arkansas oil spill : Timeline

10:41 [BBC: Entertainment] In Pictures: Topsy turvy world of celebrity

10:44 [BBC: Entertainment] Queen honoured with Bafta award

10:44 [BBC: Entertainment] Teachers list top 100 great reads

10:44 [BBC: Entertainment] Jolie lauds Malala Yousafzai charity

10:44 [BBC: Entertainment] Libraries to store UK web content

10:44 [BBC: Entertainment] Hollywood auditions not for auction

10:44 [Global Voices] Jamaica: Rehabilitation History

10:45 [Telegraph] Mumbai building collapses leaving dozens dead

10:45 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: 'Queen most memorable Bond girl yet'

10:48 [AL JAZEERA] N Korea said to moves second missile to coast

10:50 [Le Monde diplomatique] From the San Francisco earthquake to superstorm sandy, how capitalism stacks the deck on disaster

10:50 [CNN] Deiss, Muller, Thuringer win CNN Journalist Award for coverage of neo-Nazi murders

10:50 [straight] Evil Dead reboot goes to 11 on the Gore-O-Meter

10:51 [The Hindu - News] Debate on two power centres useless: PM

10:54 [CNN: Money] Sixty seconds of salary

10:54 [AL JAZEERA] Mass cull in Shanghai as bird flu toll mounts

10:54 [AL JAZEERA] N Korea said to move second missile to coast

10:57 [Slate Magazine] Corrections

11:00 [NPR] Building Collapses In India, Dozens Killed

11:02 [The Hindu - News] Daytime power curbs for 2 days in the State

11:03 [New Statesman] Why is the price of gold not soaring?

11:04 [The Hindu - News] ‘Thaalam’ festival begins

11:06 [CNN: Crime] 'Mountain Man' fugitive caught after years on the run

11:07 [OpEdNews] Mrs. John McTiernan's Statement Regarding her Husband's Surrender

11:08 [The Hindu - News] SAIL inks MoU for titanium sponge unit

11:09 [CNN: Crime] NY police officer accused of leading drug robbery crew

11:09 [Fin24 News] Old Mutual CEO paid R33m in 2012

11:10 [Financial Times] Lisbon braces for constitutional court ruling

11:10 [The Hindu - News] PWD plans government anniversary in a big way

11:10 [The Hindu - News] Masked men murder ATM watchman in Madurai

11:10 [Voice of America] Seoul, South Korea: Report: North Korea Loads 2 Missiles Onto Mobile Launchers

11:12 [The Hindu - News] America invites Madurai businessmen to franchise exhibition in June

11:12 [Fox News: politics] Former Massachusetts GOP Sen. Scott Brown not ruling out run in New Hampshire

11:14 [Reuters] ECB's Coeure sees euro zone inflation straying off course

11:14 [Reuters] Exclusive: Spain's royal family agrees to greater transparency

11:14 [Reuters] North Korea moves missiles, South Korean markets roiled

11:14 [The Hindu - News] 'Conduct inquiry into alleged illegal detention of boy'

11:15 [Fox News] Crews recount dramatic rescue of lost Calif. hiker- VIDEO: Second teen hiker found alive

11:15 [Fox News] Over 2 dozen people die after building collapses in India

11:15 [Fox News] Texas gov offers $200G reward to find prosecutor killers- Cops: Texas fugitives captured, returned to jail

11:15 [Fox News] Cops: Neighbor kills Chihuahua over alleged 'attack'

11:15 [Fox News] Rubio fights claim illegals �pathway� may cost $40B- ICE union, construction industry try to put brakes on bill

11:15 [Fox News] FAA made funding decisions using 30-year-old data

11:15 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Women Take the Stage Against Taliban

11:16 [CNN] Cooling system at Japan nuclear plant back working

11:16 [CNN] Malala makes first grant to help educate 40 girls

11:17 [BBC: Entertainment] Tributes paid to US critic Ebert

11:17 [Fin24 News] Barclays‚ Absa deal still on track

11:18 [The Hindu - News] Meeting today to find permanent solution to water scarcity

11:19 [BBC: Science & Environment] VIDEO: Ban pesticides to save bees, say MPs

11:19 [CNN] Gluten: 5 things you need to know

11:19 [CNN] Work out what matters most: Your mind

11:19 [Global Voices] Opening the Black Box of Governance: Alleviating Poverty With Data

11:20 [The Hindu - News] Watershed project spreads green carpet in dry tracts

11:23 [Fox News: politics] President Obama's upcoming budget to spare Medicaid from deep cuts

11:24 [The Hindu - News] Conference of physicians in Madurai

11:26 [The Hindu - News] Hold talks with anti-nuke protesters: Karunanidhi

11:26 [The Hindu - News] High Court bench stays tender notification to cut trees

11:28 [The Hindu - News] Water crisis hits Kodaikanal hills

11:28 [The Hindu - News] VUDA proposes an expenditure of Rs. 412 cr

11:30 [The Hindu - News] CP for education on evacuating accident victims

11:32 [CNN: Health] Zumba helps woman drop 123 pounds

11:32 [CNN: Health] China's bird flu death toll rises to 6

11:32 [CNN: Health] Gluten: 5 things you need to know

11:32 [CNN: Health] Work out what matters most: Your mind

11:32 [The Hindu - News] No change in Modi visa issue: U.S.

11:32 [The Hindu - News] Call for development of more software products

11:33 [CBC: politics] Liberals get ready for 'mini-convention'

11:33 [Telegraph] China 'shifts position' on North Korea

11:33 [New Statesman] HBOS: “After the ship has run aground, many.. still seem so keen to congratulate themselves on their navigational skills"

11:34 [The Hindu - News] Check dam across Cauvery to be ready by end of June

11:36 [The Hindu - News] Rural flair dominates Adi Dravidar fest in Karur

11:36 [The Hindu - News] 50 SHG members get tips on value addition to pulses, rice

11:38 [Slashdot] R 3.0.0 Released

11:38 [The Hindu - News] In an ORBIT of growth, despite many challenges

11:40 [CNET News] Startup's AddMe aims to inject useful life into e-mail signatures

11:40 [NPR] HP's Chairman Steps Down, 2 Directors To Depart

11:42 [AL JAZEERA] Brazil acquits suspect in activist murders

11:43 [The Hindu - News] People of Esanai village protest harassment of girl

11:45 [The Hindu - News] Insurance card printer installed at Nagapattinam

11:45 [BBC: Technology] Privacy fears over Facebook home

11:46 [Russia Today] Soros calls Japan’s aggressive stimulus plan ‘dangerous’

11:47 [The Hindu - News] Kejriwal to end fast on Saturday

11:47 [The Hindu - News] NIT-Tiruchi inks pact with Japanese university

11:47 [The Hindu - News] Enough set top boxes available, says Joint Collector

11:47 [The Hindu - News] Karur farmers hit a jackpot with drumstick

11:49 [The Hindu - News] Bharathidasan University announces new examination schedule

11:49 [Telegraph] Academics 'dropping regional accents' to fit in at elite universities

11:49 [Telegraph] Afghan donkey bomb kills policeman

11:50 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Concerns for missing ballet star

11:51 [Deutsche Welle] Germany sees increase of dementia cases

11:53 [The Hindu - News] Manimaran raid case: Katju directs T.N. to arrest 30 policemen

11:56 [CBC: politics] Ralph Klein's life to be celebrated at Calgary memorial

11:59 [The Hindu - News] NIT-T inks pact with Japanese university

12:00 [Voice of America] Building Collapse Kills 35 in India

12:01 [Topix Activism News] Jolie pays tribute to Pakistani girl at conference

12:03 [The Hindu - Opinion] Disambiguating a complex border – Part I

12:03 [BBC: Also in the news] Libraries to store UK web content

12:03 [Telegraph] Curiosity rover's parachute photographed moving in Mars wind

12:03 [Telegraph] Nelson Mandela is 'fine,' wife Graca says

12:03 [Telegraph] Tony Blair: I could have beaten David Cameron

12:04 [New Statesman] Tony Blair: "I would have given Cameron a run for his money”

12:04 [Financial Times] Activists battle with Yemen’s qat chewers

12:05 [BBC: Also in the news] Queen honoured with Bafta award

12:05 [BBC: Also in the news] Brain scans can 'read our dreams'

12:06 [Mother Jones] Is Your Team's Owner a Major League Asshole?

12:06 [Mother Jones] Frackers Are Losing $1.5 Billion Yearly to Leaks

12:06 [Mother Jones] 6 Amazing Ways Animals Show Compassion

12:06 [Mother Jones] Film Review: The Revolutionary Optimists

12:06 [Mother Jones] Is a Game of Thrones Winter Coming?

12:06 [Mother Jones] Ohio State Senator Leading Review of "Stalinist" Renewable Energy Standards

12:11 [Deutsche Welle] Superheroes reclaim Berlin

12:12 [Good] Why Neighborhoods Need More Shuffling and Less Sorting

12:12 [Good] Neighborhood Labs: Open-Sourced Community Problem-Solving

12:12 [Good] Community Engagement Goes Global: How to Host a Meetup in Four Different Languages

12:12 [Good] Notorious B.I.G's 'One Room Shack' Is Now a Symbol of Gentrification

12:12 [Slate Magazine] Roger Ebert

12:12 [Slate Magazine] I Read Everything Jane Austen Wrote, Several Times

12:12 [Slate Magazine] Play the Slate News Quiz

12:12 [Slate Magazine] Jane Austen’s Novels, Ranked

12:12 [CNN] Two dead after shooting inside Mississippi police station

12:13 [Reuters] China culls birds as flu deaths mount; airline shares fall

12:14 [The Atlantic: Politics] Cops Who Shoot Innocent People Should Have Their Guns Taken Away

12:14 [CNN: Money] 7 fastest shrinking cities

12:14 [CNN: Money] Help with taxing problems

12:16 [Russia Today] Financial worries? Sleep on it! Spanish company offers mattress-safe

12:19 [Fox News] SILVER LINING? N. Korea's Aggression May Bolster US-China Alliance

12:19 [Fox News] FAA OVERSIGHT? 30-Year-Old Data Used to Justify Airport Tower Costs

12:19 [Telegraph] North Korea missile threat: latest

12:19 [Telegraph] Germany 'bases Greece and Cyprus policy on stereotypes'

12:19 [Telegraph] Five-year-old girl who can solve Rubik's Cube in just 100 seconds

12:19 [Telegraph] Megève skiing protest: entente not so cordiale

12:19 [Telegraph] China kills market birds as flu found in pigeons

12:20 [Fox News] China kills market birds as sixth flu death reported

12:21 [Russia Today] China bird flu sends Europe, Asia stocks down

12:23 [CNN: Money] Investing in startups: More fun than profit

12:26 [CNN: Money] Quality stocks may not have peaked yet: Opinion

12:26 [BBC: Entertainment] Knopfler axes Russia gigs in protest

12:29 [CNN] McIlroy off to slow start in Texas

12:30 [Voice of America] Dietary Changes Help Lower Blood Pressure

12:32 [CNN: Money] Life inside a geodesic dome in Los Angeles.

12:32 [The Hindu - News] 7 steps to go home

12:34 [New Statesman] Draghi, annotated

12:34 [Amnesty International] Papua New Guinea: Appalling violence against six women in Easter ‘witch-hunt’

12:36 [The Hindu - News] Two attacks in Iraq kill three soldiers, three civilians

12:36 [Mother Jones] Watch: Crack-Up of Sea Ice in the Arctic Ocean

12:37 [CNN] U.S. General in charge of Horn of Africa fired

12:38 [The Hindu - News] Patent row: HC refuses interim relief to Merck

12:39 [CNN: Entertainment] You know that tats forever?

12:39 [CNN: Money] Nikkei mounts another rally

12:40 [CNN: Technology] Zuckerberg on Facebook Home

12:42 [Slate Magazine] Matilda at 25

12:42 [CNN: Money] Life inside a geodesic dome in Los Angeles

12:44 [The Hindu - News] Italian PM Monti speaks to Khurshid about marines

12:45 [BBC: Also in the news] Bulgaria prays to end suicides

12:46 [Deutsche Welle] German blue-chip companies pay record dividends

12:46 [Deutsche Welle] A guide to names of islands in the South and East China Seas

12:52 [Telegraph] North Korea: Kim Jong-un steps up security detail

12:52 [Telegraph] Brothel's shackles, rack, whips go to auction in Sydney

12:52 [Telegraph] Pictures of the day: 5 April 2013

12:52 [Telegraph] BBC refuses to disclose how many watch catch-up to avoid licence fee

12:54 [The Hindu - News] Fukushima reactor cooling system operational after stoppage

12:55 [zero hedge] Thoughts on Three Issues Ahead of the Weekend

12:55 [zero hedge] Deutsche Bank On Central Bank Intervention: "We Are Flying Blind"

12:56 [CNN: Money] Big business fights human trafficking

12:56 [CNN: Money] Investor frenzy over housing has peaked

12:56 [CNN: Money] 4 lessons for Apple in the Facebook phone

12:56 [Sydney Morning Herald] Mandela 'fine' and improving: wife

12:56 [Russia Today] Poor US kids poisoned by lead legacy, crippled by funding cuts

12:57 [Slate Magazine] Advertisement:

12:57 [Slate Magazine] Meg Wolitzer and Sarah McGrath

12:57 [BBC: Entertainment] AUDIO: Cruise at Oblivion London premiere

12:58 [CNN] Chinese authorities kill 20K birds as avian flu toll rises to 6

12:59 [CNN: Money] Stocks: Jobs, jobs, jobs!

13:02 [Fin24 News] New gambling board appointed

13:04 [New Statesman] Shaker Aamer: "I’m a bit of a professional hunger striker, I’ve done it so often"

13:04 [The Hindu - News] Kachroo death: Himachal court affirms terms for convicts, enhances fine

13:06 [Fin24 News] Zim, SA's love-hate affair

13:07 [OpEdNews] Don't betray America's elderly, Mr. President!

13:08 [Telegraph] Michelle Obama calls herself a 'busy single mother'

13:08 [Telegraph] Government to make dozens of cuts to red tape

13:08 [Telegraph] Labour's Chuka Umunna under fire for labelling people 'trash' on elite social network

13:08 [Telegraph] Men 'happier in life' than women, study finds

13:08 [Spiegel] 'Secrecy-Cloaked Companies': Deutsche Bank Criticized for Offshore Operations

13:09 [The Hindu - News] Broadcast issue: Tewari favours dedicated ‘techno-commercial’ regulator

13:09 [CNN: Entertainment] You know that tat's forever?

13:09 [BBC: Technology] Smart bracelet protects aid workers

13:10 [BBC: Science & Environment] Famine risks are 'badly managed'

13:11 [Slashdot] Listening To the Big Bang – In High Fidelity

13:11 [Deutsche Welle] German media react to 'Offshore Leaks'

13:12 [Sydney Morning Herald] Sea Eagles dispose of the Dogs

13:12 [Reuters] Analysis: Africa's rise pays out dividends for democracy

13:14 [New Statesman] Labour exposes Osborne's tax cut for bankers

13:17 [CNN] Opinion: Women, don't marry young

13:17 [Russia Today] Sberbank expands its defense loan portfolio to $14.6bn

13:18 [Raw Story] ‘Jurassic’ filmmakers recall video-effects nightmare

13:18 [Raw Story] U.S. health authorities in bird flu vaccine effort

13:18 [Voice of America] Activists: Regime Forces Attack Damascus District

13:18 [Voice of America] New York Fast-Food Workers Turn Up Heat On Pay Demands

13:19 [The Hindu - News] Haryana power tariff hike draws flak

13:19 [New Statesman] Five questions answered on the HMV rescue deal

13:20 [Spiegel] SPD Candidate�Backs Muslim-Friendly Gym Class

13:23 [Reuters] Italy's Berlusconi calls for broad government or early vote

13:23 [Raw Story] 27 dead in India building collapse

13:24 [CNN] Queen Elizabeth II Fast Facts

13:25 [NPR] 'Slow And Steady' Jobs Report Expected

13:25 [NPR] Reports: Obama To Propose Cuts In Social Programs

13:25 [NPR] Book News: Forgotten Young Adult Novels From 1930s Onward To Get New Life

13:29 [BBC: Entertainment] Stones star 'not keen on Glastonbury'

13:29 [The Hindu - News] Court reserves order on further probe in anti-Sikh riots case

13:29 [New Statesman] The Grand National is, by design, an accident waiting to happen

13:30 [BBC: Technology] Film studios seek takedown privacy

13:32 [OpEdNews] The GOP Plan to Kill Americans

13:33 [Raw Story] Amnesty calls for action after New Guinea ‘witch’ burnings

13:34 [Fox News: politics] Russian bomber conducts practice strikes on US missile defenses in Asia

13:34 [Fox News: politics] House group finalizing sweeping immigration bill

13:35 [The Hindu - News] Hilifax bank executives decision ‘toxic’

13:35 [The Hindu - News] Chennai market has 40% unsold units

13:36 [BBC: Technology] Remembering The Secret of Monkey Island

13:37 [The Hindu - News] OMR cheapest, finds report

13:37 [] The BBC and war propaganda: learning nothing from the Iraq lies

13:38 [Telegraph] Gina Rinehart painting wins Australian art prize

13:38 [Telegraph] Baby born in top hotel after hospital turns expectant mother away

13:39 [CNN: Money] 1 minute of wages for Kobe Bryant and teachers

13:39 [The Hindu - News] Centre proposes measures to strengthen SC/ST Act

13:41 [CNN] Malala's first grant will educate 40 girls

13:42 [CNN] Queen gets special award after 'Bond girl' cameo

13:43 [Fox News: politics] Michelle Obama refers to herself as 'single mother'

13:43 [Raw Story] U.S. agents catch African drug kingpin on high seas

13:43 [Raw Story] Mandela is ‘fine,’ getting better, wife says

13:43 [The Hindu - News] Nomination papers of Pervez Musharraf rejected

13:43 [The Hindu - News] After two years, Mumbai gets new Congress head

13:43 [The Hindu - News] Move the furniture

13:45 [CNN: Politics] Trying to tone it down on N. Korea

13:45 [CNN: Politics] Photos: First lady plants White House garden

13:45 [CNN: Politics] Opinion: Presidents should share secrets with Congress

13:45 [CNN: Politics] Secret Service head's personal info on Internet, site claims

13:45 [CNN: Politics] Obama budget: Let's make a deal

13:45 [CNN: Politics] Mark Sanford's woman problem

13:45 [The Hindu - News] Tree is company

13:47 [zero hedge] Frontrunning: April 5

13:48 [The Hindu - News] Safety on tap

13:48 [The Hindu - News] Nesting with the king cobra

13:51 [Voice of America] Iran Proposes New Framework at Nuclear Talks

13:52 [CNN] Associate of suspected Colorado killer arrested

13:55 [Voice of America] Building Collapse in Mumbai Kills Dozens

13:55 [New Statesman] The Shed

13:56 [The Hindu - News] Shot Cuts: Fast in Tokyo

13:56 [The Hindu - News] Bonding over food

13:56 [CNN: Money] Quiz: How well do you know the news?

13:57 [zero hedge] China Begins Mass Slaughter Of Poultry As Bird Flu Kills Six, On Verge Of Becoming Epidemic: Realtime Victim Map

13:58 [The Hindu - News] Ragas to reel

13:58 [The Hindu - News] Governor sends representations on Sanjay Dutt to Home dept

14:00 [New Statesman] Apple makes good with the Chinese government, but a battle over encryption is on the cards

14:00 [The Hindu - News] When Chennai rocked

14:02 [The Hindu - News] Golden Jubilee of CBI: President to inaugurate tomorrow

14:02 [The Hindu - News] When Chennai rocked

14:03 [CNN: Politics] 'Mad Men' creator on criticizing Romney

14:04 [The Hindu - News] Betrayed by a woman, victim struggles to come to terms with life

14:04 [] Report: Azerbaijani, Georgian Political Elite Own Offshore Companies in British Virgin Islands

14:05 [CNN] 'Mad Men' and the other 1960s

14:05 [CNET News] Friday Poll: Will you adopt Facebook Home?

14:05 [Financial Times] Shanghai bans trading of live poultry

14:05 [Global Voices] Peru: Motorcycle Taxis Light Up Runway to Transport Sick Patients

14:06 [The Hindu - Opinion] Finding Pappu

14:06 [The Hindu - News] Private partnership

14:06 [The Hindu - News] Sudipta’s father to meet Bengal Governor

14:07 [CNN] Jay Silver: How to control a computer with a banana

14:07 [CNN: Entertainment] Renowned movie critic Roger Ebert dies

14:07 [CNN: Entertainment] Beauty Barbie sans makeup

14:07 [CNN: Entertainment] Brown prays for Justin Bieber

14:07 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Mad Men' and the other 1960s

14:09 [Reuters] "We are broke," U.N. says as Syria refugee funds dry up

14:09 [Reuters] Pope Francis wants Church to "act decisively" against sex abuse

14:10 [Telegraph] Diplomacy, North Korea-style

14:10 [The Hindu - News] Carved for eternity

14:10 [The Hindu - News] Birds & trees

14:12 [The Hindu - News] Layers of meaning

14:12 [The Hindu - News] Japan, US reach deal on Okinawa land return

14:12 [CNN: Money] Android loses ground to Apple in U.S.

14:13 [Raw Story] Famous Australian brothel’s sex toys go up for auction

14:13 [Raw Story] Colbert to Arkansas: That’s not even real oil sitting in your yards

14:14 [The Hindu - News] Creative wonderland

14:15 [NPR] Korean Tensions Aren't Spurring Foreigners To Evacuate

14:15 [NPR] 'Look — My Tibia!' Louisville Player Cracks 'Top 10' Jokes

14:16 [Deutsche Welle] Germany summons North Korea ambassador over nuclear tensions

14:16 [Deutsche Welle] Eurozone: Putting a halt to spending cuts?

14:18 [CNN] Report: North Korea loads missiles onto launchers

14:18 [CNN] What the late 1960s really looked like

14:19 [Slashdot] Researchers Build 3D Printer That Makes Tissue-Like Material

14:20 [The Hindu - News] Losing the human touch

14:20 [The Hindu - News] The rape issue

14:20 [The Hindu - News] North Korea tells foreign embassies to consider evacuation

14:22 [CNN: Health] How she lost 123 pounds

14:22 [CNN: Health] 5 things about gluten

14:22 [The Hindu - News] Isolation and imagination

14:25 [The Hindu - News] Reef damage: Philippines to fine US Navy $1.4 mn

14:27 [AL JAZEERA] Muslim women decry topless gender protests

14:27 [The Hindu - News] Trailing Pazhassi Raja to his death

14:27 [The Hindu - News] The man who loved movies

14:28 [zero hedge] Non-Farm Payroll Preview

14:29 [CNET News] Xbox tweets hint at 'always on' future

14:29 [CNET News] T-Mobile kicks off pre-orders for iPhone 5

14:31 [The Hindu - News] A luminous mind

14:33 [The Hindu - News] David is BACK

14:35 [The Hindu - News] Yellow fever grips Chennai

14:39 [The Hindu - News] 41 killed in Thane building collapse

14:40 [CBC: politics] Friend of Canadians in Algerian attack studied religion in Africa

14:41 [Fin24 News] Santam, Sanlam satisfy customers most

14:41 [Fox News: politics] US economy adds 88,000 jobs, unemployment rate drops to 7.6 pct.

14:41 [Fox News: politics] Economy adds 88,000 jobs as hiring drops, fewer people looking for work

14:45 [CNN: Money] Obama to propose changes to Medicare, Social Security

14:46 [Telegraph] The Queen gets a sweet treat after illness

14:46 [Telegraph] North Korea tells Britain to consider evacuating Pyongyang embassy

14:47 [Financial Times] US adds lacklustre 88,000 jobs in March

14:49 [Reuters] Weak job gains cast shadow on U.S. economic outlook

14:49 [Reuters] Pope Francis urges decisive action against sex abuse

14:51 [Voice of America] North Korea Suggests Russia Evacuate Embassy

14:51 [CNN: Health] 5 things to know about gluten

14:51 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Purge of the Marabouts: Salafists Target Tunisia's Islamic Heritage

14:52 [Reuters: politics] Judge strikes restrictions on "morning-after" pill

14:53 [CNN: Money] Jobs: Hiring slows

14:53 [The Hindu - News] The F-word

14:54 [CNN] Mad men, mad dos: What the late '60s really looked like

14:55 [Reuters] Spain's royal family agrees to open up to scrutiny

14:56 [CNN] No brakes on growth at Brembo

14:57 [Voice of America] Diplomats: Iran Makes No Response to Nuclear Offers in Talks

14:57 [zero hedge] Payrolls Plunge To 88K, Biggest Miss Since December 2009, Participation Rate At New 30 Year Low

14:58 [CBC: politics] Canada loses 55,000 jobs in March

14:58 [The Hindu - News] Smashing HIT

14:58 [Spiegel] Tax Haven Revelations: German Offenders Face Tough Road Ahead

14:59 [CNN: Money] Jobs: Hiring slows sharply

14:59 [CNN] Pope to Vatican: 'Act decisively' on sex abuse cases

15:02 [zero hedge] Market Responds To NFP - Great Rotation To Safety

15:02 [zero hedge] People Not In Labor Force Soar By 663,000 To 90 Million, Labor Force Participation Rate At 1979 Levels

15:02 [Slate Magazine] Mad Men, Season 6

15:03 [Sydney Morning Herald] Case for defence: Manly the real deal

15:03 [CNN] Hall overcomes heart problem as his Shockers overcome all odds

15:03 [Raw Story] Nevada lawmaker gets death threats after revealing her abortion at sex ed talk

15:04 [Slashdot] WebKit Developers Discuss Removal of Google-Specific Code

15:05 [The Hindu - News] On a cake walk

15:05 [The Hindu - News] New study on LeT challenges conventional myths about terrorism

15:05 [Reuters] North Korea warns embassies of conflict risk as missiles move

15:09 [The Hindu - News] ‘If I am paying, I cannot be at arm’s length’: Manish Tewari

15:10 [Topix Activism News] Activists: Rocket attack in Syrian capital kills 5

15:11 [CNET News] Man allegedly double-texts, knee-steers -- with 3-year-old in back

15:11 [The Hindu - News] Love your food

15:13 [CNN] Judge orders morning-after pill available without prescription

15:14 [The Atlantic: Politics] Newt Gingrich Wants to Protect Some Religions More Than Others

15:15 [CBC: politics] Canada loses 54,500 jobs in March

15:16 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Getting Past Aid to Develop

15:16 [CNN: Money] Obama to propose changes to Medicare.

15:17 [AL JAZEERA] World powers and Iran holds nuclear talks

15:17 [Sydney Morning Herald] Best island in the world named

15:17 [Sydney Morning Herald] $20m could bag the city's top spot

15:17 [Sydney Morning Herald] The phoney super war is over

15:17 [Sydney Morning Herald] Back on republican bandwagon

15:17 [Sydney Morning Herald] Joker, tyrant or wavering strongman?

15:17 [Sydney Morning Herald] The MP, the jail visit and the dole deals

15:18 [Russia Today] N. Korea tensions: Seoul calm while UK, US officials voice concern

15:18 [Russia Today] ‘Ball is firmly in the court of US in nuclear talks with Iran’

15:20 [CBC: politics] 4,000 public servants moving from Ottawa to Gatineau

15:21 [Big Think] Does Anybody Remember Laughter? How to Make Information Fun Again

15:21 [Deutsche Welle] Amazon employees in Germany to strike over pay

15:21 [The Hindu - News] Granite scam: HC relief to Durai Dayanidhi

15:22 [Truthout] Beyond Deficit Scare-Mongering

15:23 [Fox News: politics] Federal judge rules morning-after abortion pill must be available for women of all ages

15:23 [Russia Today] UN suspends food and cash distribution, leaving Gaza destitute

15:23 [Russia Today] Moscow traffic rated worst in world

15:25 [Disinformation] The Nazi Plan To Build A Deadly Sun-Reflecting Space Mirror

15:26 [The Hindu - News] Show me some style

15:26 [Truthdig] Roger Ebert

15:26 [Truthdig] Bad Guys with Guns

15:26 [Truthdig] Kim Jong Un

15:26 [Truthdig] U.S. Tax Code

15:26 [Truthdig] Rutgers

15:26 [Truthdig] Jeff Skilling

15:26 [The Atlantic: International] Kabul's Economy Is Worse Than Its Security Issues

15:27 [Truthout] Empowered by the Past: Red State Co-ops Go Green

15:27 [Truthout] GOP Brain Mapping

15:27 [Telegraph] Social worker struck off after lying about family deaths to take leave

15:27 [CNET News] Alleged image of BlackBerry QWERTY phone leaks online

15:28 [Russia Today] Ex HBOS execs to be banned from banking

15:29 [zero hedge] Real March Unemployment Rate: 11.6%

15:30 [The Hindu - News] High rise

15:31 [The Atlantic: National] Some Thoughts On Michael Kelly

15:31 [The Atlantic: National] Cops Who Shoot Innocent People Should Have Their Guns Taken Away

15:32 [Truthout] Too Dangerous

15:32 [The Hindu - News] Sudipta's family demands CBI inquiry

15:32 [CBC: politics] Quebec's asbestos promotion policy may be ending

15:32 [CNN: Money] Obama to propose changes to Medicare

15:33 [Voice of America] US Job Growth Slows, Jobless Rate Dips

15:34 [The Hindu - News] Campus connect

15:34 [Slashdot] Microsoft Creative Director 'Doesn't Get' Always-On DRM Concerns

15:36 [CNN: Living] What the Internet owes to Roger Ebert

15:36 [CNN: Living] More women 'shack up' pre-marriage

15:36 [New Statesman] 70 per cent of the cost of cutting the personal allowance goes to the richest half of society

15:36 [Deutsche Welle] Are you religious enough to contest elections?

15:36 [Deutsche Welle] Japan's workers fear tougher times ahead

15:36 [Deutsche Welle] North Korea warns embassies

15:37 [CNN] "Man of Steel": Not the familiar Superman (fan)fare

15:38 [] Obama's Budget Proposal: Cut Social Security, Medicare Benefits

15:38 [CNN] Review: 'Evil Dead'

15:40 [CNN: Travel] World's biggest travel spenders?

15:40 [CNN: Travel] Who are the world's biggest travel spenders?

15:41 [CNET News] All six 'Star Wars' flicks in one window: The ultimate geek-out

15:43 [Telegraph] Megreve protest: call for British intervention over arrest of British ski instructor

15:45 [Fin24 News] US trade deficit shrinks to $43bn

15:45 [Reuters] Insight: After Cyprus, is Slovenia next euro zone domino?

15:46 [NPR] Top Stories: Jobs Report; Pope's Call For Action

15:47 [Slate Magazine] Little Girl, Big City

15:47 [Slate Magazine] The Rise of the Airline Stewardess

15:47 [CNN: Entertainment] Review: 'Evil Dead' a bloody comedy

15:47 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Man of Steel' scores

15:47 [CNN: Entertainment] Movie critic Roger Ebert dies

15:48 [OpEdNews] Keystone XL: Obama the Pragmatist

15:53 [BBC: Entertainment] Pacino show to be staged in London

15:53 [Raw Story] Virginia man shoots girlfriend, her protective dog during argument

15:53 [Raw Story] Hayes: Fast food worker strike is akin to civil rights struggle

15:53 [Raw Story] Federal judge strikes down age restrictions on over-the-counter emergency contraception

15:55 [Reuters: politics] Palestinians simmer with anger ahead of Kerry visit

15:56 [Deutsche Welle] North Korea advises embassies to evacuate personnel

15:56 [Deutsche Welle] Nuclear talks with Iran frustrate negotiators

15:57 [CNET News] Get a 55-inch 3D HDTV with glasses for $899 shipped

15:58 [zero hedge] Running Out Of Champagne

15:59 [Telegraph] North Korea tension fails to halt building of bridge to China

15:59 [Telegraph] The Telegraph on Flipboard

16:01 [The Hindu - News] Laws, rumors have ammo flying off US store shelves

16:01 [CNN] Holmes' dangerous mind and deadly weapons revealed in documents

16:01 [Deutsche Welle] Bangladesh tense ahead of Islamists "Long March"

16:04 [CNN: Money] Stocks sink after dismal jobs report

16:05 [The Hindu - News] Shop tied to US school shooting loses license

16:07 [Voice of America] Pope Wants Action Against Sex Abuse

16:07 [Mother Jones] Donor Advisory Group Flags Berman Nonprofits

16:07 [Financial Times] Lacklustre US economy adds fewer jobs

16:08 [Unicef] Parliamentarians address the rights of children with disabilities

16:08 [zero hedge] George Soros Warns "Central Banks Are Creating Financial Instability"

16:08 [zero hedge] Global Deposit Confiscation Called For By Influential CEO Of Italy's Largest Bank

16:08 [Reuters] Judge strikes restrictions on "morning-after" pill

16:10 [Unicef] Revolutionary optimists bring their message to UNICEF

16:10 [Unicef] A place of sanctuary for children of Homs, Syrian Arab Republic

16:10 [CNN: Technology] How to control a computer with a banana

16:12 [CNN: Living] What the late '60s really looked like

16:12 [CNN: Living] More women 'shacking up'

16:12 [CNN: Living] What the late 1960s really looked like

16:13 [Russia Today] 6.2 magnitude earthquake shakes Russia's far east, close to China and North Korea

16:14 [The Atlantic: Politics] Refuting Misconceptions About the Gay Marriage Movement

16:14 [The Atlantic: Politics] Has President Obama Done Enough for Black Americans?

16:15 [] Democracy Now!: Headlines for April 5, 2013

16:15 [] Democracy Now!: At National Conference for Media Reform, Activists Hope to Stop Murdoch, Koch-Backed Consolidation

16:15 [] Democracy Now!: Digital Disconnect: Robert McChesney on "How Capitalism is Turning the Internet Against Democracy"

16:15 [] Democracy Now!: Colorado Independent: Suspect in Killing of Prisons Chief Tormented By Years of Solitary Confinement

16:15 [] Democracy Now!: "Shadows of Liberty": New Film Explores How Corporate Control of Media Erodes Press Freedoms

16:16 [Fox News] Obama Puts Social Security, Medicare On Block to Gain Tax-Hike Support

16:17 [New Statesman] The Friday arts diary

16:17 [AL JAZEERA] Little progress in Iran nuclear talks

16:18 [Russia Today] Opposition blogger Navalny voices presidential ambitions amid dwindling support

16:19 [CNN: Entertainment] Review: 'Evil Dead' bloody comedy

16:19 [CNN: Entertainment] Rick Ross' faint apology

16:22 [New Statesman] Cameron adds to the absurdity on the Philpott case and welfare

16:22 [CNN] At least 46 people killed in India building collapse

16:22 [CNN] States saying 'no' to Medicaid expansion, but patients, voters worried

16:22 [Slate Magazine] Perfect Game

16:23 [Slashdot] Film Studios Send Takedown Notices About Takedown Notices

16:23 [Raw Story] Pope wants to act ‘with determination’ on Catholic Church sex abuse scandal

16:23 [Raw Story] Shop that sold Newtown massacre guns had its license revoked

16:24 [The Onion] American Voices: Obama To Return 5% Of Salary To Government

16:26 [The Atlantic: International] What's on the Table at the Almaty Nuclear Talks?

16:28 [OpEdNews] Russian Smile (Sidebar)

16:28 [CNN] North Korea: Who's in the cross hairs?

16:28 [zero hedge] Young Vs Old: A Tale Of Two US Job Markets

16:29 [Spiegel] In With the Old: Berliners Mobilize to Save Beloved�Tegel Airport

16:29 [Telegraph] Film-maker Lee Halpin may have 'frozen to death' while researching homelessness documentary

16:29 [Telegraph] Pope Francis: Church must 'act decisively' against paedophile priests

16:29 [Telegraph] Manchester United recruits sound engineer to boost Old Trafford atmosphere

16:29 [Telegraph] Tarantula the size of a dinner plate discovered in Sri Lanka

16:29 [Telegraph] Duchess of Cambridge recycles seven-year-old coat

16:29 [Telegraph] Kenya's new MPs demand more money before even taking office

16:29 [CNN: Money] Unemployment rate falls for all the wrong reasons

16:33 [BBC: Technology] Sky message switch resurrects emails

16:33 [Russia Today] Rich and mighty brought to book: Biggest-ever financial leak with global ripples

16:37 [BBC: Entertainment] HMV is sold to Hilco in rescue deal

16:37 [Mother Jones] We're Still at War: Photo of the Day for April 5, 2013

16:38 [] Libya Intervention More Questionable in Rear View Mirror

16:39 [Fox News: politics] Flirter in Chief? Obama calls California official 'best-looking attorney general'

16:42 [CNET News] Zynga CEO Pincus to make $1 as other execs get big bonuses

16:43 [The Hindu - News] A saucy affair

16:43 [AL JAZEERA] Lebanese factions back March 14 PM candidate

16:43 [Voice of America] Angelina Jolie Honors Pakistani Teen, Malala

16:44 [Fox News] Family kicked off flight after movie complaint

16:45 [The Hindu - News] Chicken at your service

16:46 [Telegraph] Ukip defections surge in local election threat to Tories

16:46 [Telegraph] UK medical professionals paid £40m last year by drug companies

16:46 [Telegraph] North Korea crisis biggest nuclear threat since Cuba, says Fidel Castro

16:46 [NPR] Federal Judge Strikes Down Restrictions On Morning-After Pill

16:46 [CNN: Technology] Facebook Home: 5 things to know

16:47 [New Statesman] CEOs finally start to cotton on to social media changes

16:47 [The Hindu - News] Power of paper

16:47 [CNET News] Apple to develop digital wallet in next year or two, says analyst

16:48 [Truthout] Why Is North Dakota Torturing Women?

16:48 [CBC: politics] Canada sheds 54,500 jobs in March

16:48 [Fox News: politics] Dismal Jobs Numbers Add Urgency to Obama’s Budget Bluff

16:49 [CNN: Money] Jobless rate drops -- for the wrong reasons

16:49 [CNN: Money] What the HP board should do next

16:49 [CNN: Money] Samsung's profit soars 53%

16:51 [Truthdig] Obama to Formally Propose Social Security Cuts

16:51 [NPR] U.S. Job Growth Slows As Jobless Face Benefit Cuts

16:51 [The Hindu - News] Musical strokes

16:52 [Slate Magazine] Chauvinist Pygmalion

16:53 [CNET News] WebKit fracture limits open-source browser development

16:54 [Raw Story] Openly gay man banned from Catholic Church duties after marrying partner

16:54 [Raw Story] Philadelphia police hunt for 4 men who allegedly gang raped college student

16:54 [CNN: Technology] Facebook Home, explained

16:55 [BBC: Entertainment] Penguin Random House merger approved

16:55 [CNN: Crime] Associate of suspected Colorado killer arrested

16:55 [The Hindu - News] Get set, LIFT!

16:56 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Blood Phones and the Congo

16:57 [zero hedge] Guest Post: "The Carrot's In Reach:" The Myth Of A Self-Sustaining Recovery

16:57 [zero hedge] Oh No! Is It Possible? A 3rd Irish Bank With Hidden Charges Not Revealed In Its Annual Reports?

16:58 [straight] Reasonable Doubt: Privacy in the age of wires, texts, and crime

16:59 [Spiegel] From Bombs to Obama: Germany's Complicated Love�of America

16:59 [Spiegel] Non-Embryonic Stem Cells: The Dawning of a New Era of Hope

17:00 [The Hindu - News] Weather becomes choppy for Musharraf

17:02 [Telegraph] In Pictures: Aintree Fashion

17:02 [Telegraph] New York gangs rounded up thanks to Twitter code words

17:02 [Telegraph] Baby born three months prematurely winning battle for survival

17:02 [Telegraph] Ed Balls admits speeding penalty for going 'too far, too fast'

17:02 [Telegraph] Club owners hit back at Chuka Umunna for 'trashy, C-list wannabes' comments

17:02 [Telegraph] Freezing temperatures fail to dampen spirits at Ladies' Day

17:03 [CNN: Entertainment] Ebert, the everyman's critic

17:03 [CNN: Travel] Today's photo: Huayna Picchu

17:03 [Truthout] The Cell Phone Turns 40: Pros & Cons of a Cordless Life

17:05 [CNN] Appreciation for Roger Ebert, the everyman's movie critic

17:06 [CNN] North Korea: Who's in the crosshairs?

17:07 [Mother Jones] Chart of the Day: Net New Jobs in March

17:07 [Slate Magazine] Martini Madness

17:07 [Slate Magazine] Postcards From Camp

17:07 [Slate Magazine] First We Stake Manhattan

17:08 [Slashdot] Mobile App Screens Calls With Brain Waves

17:09 [Russia Today] Putin: No plans to close NGOs, public has right to know

17:11 [Big Think] Why Bitcoin Is A Big Deal

17:11 [Big Think] Creative Destruction: The Birth of the Computer and the Hydrogen Bomb

17:12 [Fin24 News] Petrol price fixing probe ends - report

17:13 [CNN: Health] Cancer patients turned away from clinics

17:13 [Truthout] The "Chained CPI": Why It's Bad for Social Security and Why the White House Shouldn't Be Touting It

17:16 [Fox News] FREE PRESS FIGHT:Fox News Reporter Faces Jail for Doing Her Job

17:17 [New Statesman] 5 April 1941: the average man's lament

17:18 [OpEdNews] Western Demands for Gay Rights Pushing Africa Further to the Great Wall

17:18 [Truthout] Drop the I-Word: In Victory for Advocates, Associated Press Stops Using Phrase "Illegal Immigrant"

17:19 [AL JAZEERA] N Korea issues warning over embassy safety

17:19 [CNN: Money] Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos invests in Business Insider

17:19 [CNN] Court hearing delayed for Spain's Princess Cristina

17:19 [CNN] Chinese authorities kill 20,000 birds as avian flu toll rises to 6

17:20 [The Hindu - News] "No Russian bases in Afghanistan": defence chief

17:21 [NPR] Freezing Food Doesn't Kill E. Coli And Other Germs

17:23 [Truthout] Chris Hedges: Why I Resigned From PEN

17:24 [CNN: Money] Facebook's Home for Android: What analysts are saying

17:24 [Russia Today] 'The public has right to know'

17:25 [Disinformation] Researchers Create Basis For Computers Made From Living Biological Cells

17:25 [AL JAZEERA] US adds mere 88,000 jobs in March

17:26 [Foreign Policy in Focus] How a North Korean Attack on South Korea Might Unfold

17:26 [Deutsche Welle] IPL combines India's love for cricket and movies

17:28 [Reuters] North Korea asks embassies to consider moving diplomats out

17:28 [OpEdNews] Why Syria's militias may implode

17:28 [OpEdNews] The Map is Not the Territory: Good Thing, Because the Territory is Pretty Dismal.

17:29 [zero hedge] Investigators Hit Brick Wall; Bank Of Cyprus CEO Hard Drives Wiped

17:33 [OpEdNews] The Adminstration Seek to Appease the Austerity Gods

17:34 [Russia Today] Dual cyber-attacks hit Bitcoin virtual currency systems

17:35 [The Atlantic: Technology] When Your Facebook Friend Is Racist

17:35 [Voice of America] In Pakistan, Musharraf Faces More Setbacks

17:36 [Truthdig] School Cafeteria Denies Lunch to Pre-Teen Debtors

17:37 [Mother Jones] Obama Plans to Offer Very Public Entitlement Cuts in Budget Next Week

17:41 [CNN] 'Man of Steel': Not the familiar Superman (fan)fare

17:41 [Deutsche Welle] Hunt for rebel leader Kony put on hold

17:41 [Deutsche Welle] Pyongyang's saber-rattling has Germany worried

17:41 [Deutsche Welle] Pope Francis calls for decisive action in sexual abuse cases

17:42 [CNN] On the newsstands: Celebrity covers

17:44 [Raw Story] North Carolina Republicans drop ‘state religion’ bill

17:44 [Raw Story] School bus with 25 children turns over in crash on Illinois highway

17:44 [Raw Story] NC health secretary on privatizing Medicare: Transparency is ‘pretty dangerous’

17:45 [The Hindu - News] Training of curators important in Indian context : Neil Macgregor

17:48 [Reuters: politics] U.S. to press Europe on rebalancing demand: official

17:48 [CNET News] HTC One 64G Developer Edition preorders start today

17:48 [CNN: Living] Classic beauty Barbie sans makeup

17:48 [OpEdNews] Corporatism: Carving The Heart Out of America And Its Economy

17:49 [CNN: Politics] States saying 'no' to Medicaid expansion, but some patients worried

17:51 [The Hindu - News] Violence in Agartala medical college, 30 injured

17:52 [Spiegel] A Global Look at Gay Rights: 'The Fight Against Discrimination Must Go On'

17:53 [Slate Magazine] Advertisement:

17:53 [Slate Magazine] The Most Ridiculous Scene in Jurassic Park

17:53 [Slate Magazine] Thanks but No Thanks but Thanks

17:53 [Slate Magazine] Community, Season 4

17:56 [The Atlantic: International] Here Are the U.S. States That Benefit Most From America's Wacky International Food-Aid Program

17:57 [zero hedge] $529 Million In Federal Funding And All Jobs Destroyed Or Lost

17:57 [zero hedge] European Stocks Slammed But Bonds Bid

18:00 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Beyonce and Jay Z visit Cuba

18:01 [The Atlantic: National] Should Private-School Parents Protest Public-School Policies?

18:01 [Voice of America] North Korea Urges Embassies to Consider Evacuating

18:03 [CNN] Opinion: Does North Korea think U.S. going soft?

18:04 [Russia Today] Fidel Castro labels N. Korean crisis ‘absurd,’ urges restraint

18:04 [Telegraph] War erupts over onscreen legacy of Yves Saint Laurent

18:04 [Telegraph] Pictures of the day

18:04 [Telegraph] Cape Town student newspaper conducts poll asking what is 'most attractive race'

18:05 [The Atlantic: Technology] Why Do People Use Facebook?

18:05 [CNET News] Confused about Facebook Home? Ask Maggie has answers (FAQ)

18:07 [Le Monde diplomatique] Who should pay for climate change

18:07 [Mother Jones] Judge Rules That Emergency Contraception Should Be Available to Everyone

18:07 [Mother Jones] The Big GAO Report on Political Intel is Kind of Meh

18:09 [zero hedge] In Irredeemable Paper Money, Savings Is an Illusion

18:10 [Spiegel] Letter from Berlin: Franco-German Left Mired in Difficulties

18:10 [CNN: Entertainment] New celebrity mag covers

18:11 [Truthdig] Our Modern Day Addiction to Technology and Propaganda

18:12 [Good] Attention Schools: You Are Now Entering Standardized Testing Mode

18:12 [Fox News] Boehner Rejects Obama Call to Trade Social Security Cuts for Tax Hikes

18:13 [OpEdNews] Industry Pushes High-Deductible Insurance Plans

18:14 [Truthout] Job Growth Falls to 88,000, Half a Million Workers Leave Labor Force

18:17 [Fox News: politics] Freshman Dems from moderate districts announce support for gay marriage

18:18 [BBC: Health] Morning after pill age limit lifted

18:18 [CNN: Entertainment] Roeper: Glad Ebert is at peace

18:20 [Spiegel] Crisis in Korea: Obama Must Change US Approach to Stop Kim

18:20 [Telegraph] Village converted to town status "to build more homes"

18:20 [Telegraph] IPCC reject calls for plebgate leak probe

18:20 [Telegraph] Syrian businessman puts bounty on journalists

18:22 [CNET News] Judge nixes class action suit in employee poaching case for now

18:22 [CNN] Photos: High-flying cheerleaders of March Madness

18:23 [The Onion] Sportsgraphic: Most Gruesome Sports Injuries

18:23 [The Onion] NFL Players Support Player Coming Out, Getting Absolutely Obliterated During Games

18:23 [The Onion] John Kerry Lost Somewhere In Gobi Desert

18:24 [Raw Story] Germany smacks down Apple’s patent on ‘slide to unlock’ feature

18:24 [Raw Story] Poll: Support for legal marijuana may have reached ‘tipping point’ at 52 percent

18:24 [CNN] Embassies face decisions as tensions rise in North Korea

18:25 [Disinformation] Congressmen Say Their Own Personal Debt is OK, but not Government Debt

18:25 [straight] News for Youse: B.C. unemployment rises, another rioter convicted, Canucks win, and Roger Ebert dies

18:26 [Big Think] Scientists Need to Throw Out Ideas Like Yesterday's Newspaper

18:26 [Big Think] Has "Living Together" Become The New Normal?

18:26 [Big Think] Myself as a Commonwealth: Notes on the Science of Self

18:26 [NPR] Rutgers Coach Firing: Have We Gotten Too Soft?

18:27 [CNN] Mad men, mad 'dos: What the late '60s really looked like

18:29 [zero hedge] Bank Of England Admits "Stocks Don't Reflect Economic Reality"

18:33 [New Statesman] Amazon's Jeff Bezos has started buying news media: full memo

18:34 [Raw Story] Fox News tells striking workers to get two jobs and ‘expect to get paid the minimum wage’

18:34 [Russia Today] ‘US wants to take S. Korea into new Korean war’

18:35 [The Atlantic: Technology] It Was a Rough Winter for Arctic Sea Ice

18:36 [BBC: Also in the news] The foibles of four countries

18:36 [CNN] U.N.: 37,000 have fled Central African Republic

18:36 [Fin24 News] Strike costs Northam R46m

18:38 [Mother Jones] I Doubt That Obama Really Expects a Grand Bargain With Republicans

18:38 [Mother Jones] Chained CPI and the 2014 Midterms

18:38 [Mother Jones] A Thorough & Comprehensive Review of "Jurassic Park 3D"

18:40 [CNET News] Rush Limbaugh: iPad great tool in fighting global warming 'hoax'

18:41 [straight] Photo of the Day: Curiosity

18:41 [CNN] Family pleads for jailed Saudi blogger

18:41 [CNN] Questions haunt prisons chief slaying case

18:41 [CNN] Facebook Home, privacy and you

18:41 [NPR] Puzzling, Shaky Start To New Round Of Iran Talks

18:41 [Voice of America] South African comedian Etienne Shardlow

18:43 [] Court: FDA Must Make Emergency Contraception Over the Counter for All Ages

18:43 [] Hearts, Minds and Dollars: Condolence Payments in the Drone Strike Age

18:45 [CNN: Technology] Control a computer with a banana

18:47 [Reuters: politics] Obama tries to woo Republicans with cuts in budget

18:48 [CNET News] Nokia brings Music app to Windows 8, RT

18:48 [CNET News] Amazon's Bezos leads $5 million investment in Business Insider

18:48 [Financial Times] Zimbabwe diamonds flood into Dubai

18:48 [Financial Times] Storm clouds gather for Hollande

18:53 [The Onion] Thousands Of Eggs Pushed Out Of Nests After Birds Legalize Abortion

18:55 [Slashdot] Getting a Literature Ph.D. Will Make You Into a Horrible Person

18:55 [Slashdot] Fusion Rocket Could Take Us To Mars

18:55 [AL JAZEERA] Former executives blamed for UK bank collapse

18:55 [Voice of America] Comedian's Unusual Characters Shine on South Africa’s Comedy Scene

18:56 [Foreign Policy in Focus] The Secret History of Yugoslavia

18:58 [straight] Fukushima power-plant owner gave nearly $200 million to lobby group

18:58 [straight] Geek Speak: Charlie Shi, president of Vancouver Gaming League

18:58 [] Fukushima Nuclear Cooling System Goes Down, Again

18:59 [Raw Story] Florida police arrest state’s biggest alleged distributor of child pornography

18:59 [zero hedge] 'Trust', 'Faith', And Macroeconomic Policy

18:59 [zero hedge] Suddenly No Solution For 56 Million Gallons Of Highly Radioactive Toxic Waste Leaking Into The Ground

19:00 [Disinformation] Dozens Of 20-Inch-Tall, Dreadlocked People Spotted In Indonesian Forest

19:01 [Truthdig] New Bird Flu Jumps to Humans, Kills 6 in China

19:01 [CNN: Technology] Run a computer with a banana

19:03 [CNN] Little progress in new talks on Iran's nuclear program

19:03 [Voice of America] South African Comedian Siv Ngesi

19:03 [] Fukushima Nuclear Cooling System Goes Down, Again

19:04 [Russia Today] Judge orders 'plan B' contraceptive pill to be available for women of all ages

19:04 [Financial Times] Iran nuclear talks stumble at outset

19:04 [Reuters] Obama tries to woo Republicans with cuts in budget

19:07 [The Hindu - News] Musharraf’s nomination papers rejected

19:08 [straight] The Georgia Straight presents a second Hannah Georgas show at the Rio

19:09 [Russia Today] Environmentalist jailed after publishing blog post

19:11 [Slashdot] Big Advance In Hydrogen Production Could Change Alternative Energy Landscape

19:11 [straight] CUPE video asks voters to consider "dumping" B.C. Liberals like a bad boyfriend

19:12 [The Hindu - News] Katju sets up panel to prescribeminimum qualification for scribes

19:12 [The Hindu - News] LeT militants better educated than Pakistani males: study

19:12 [The Hindu - News] N. Korea tells embassies to consider evacuation

19:12 [Good] This Solar-Powered Shower Recycles One Tank of Water Up to 50 Times

19:15 [CNN: Money] North Korea rhetoric wreaks havoc on Seoul markets

19:15 [CNN] Rutgers athletic director resigns

19:15 [Fox News] 'MORNING AFTER'Judge Orders Abortion Pill Sold Over-Counter to All

19:16 [Topix Activism News] Protestors plan 'alternative' G8 in Ireland

19:16 [The Hindu - News] Lokayukta registers case against 3 senior officials

19:16 [The Hindu - News] Russia rules out setting up bases in Afghanistan

19:16 [The Progressive] How Mark Twain’s Politics are Obscured in His Hometown Museum

19:16 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Q&A: A Healthy Verdict from India

19:16 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Talk of Presidential Run by Khatami Elicits Hope and Anger in Iran

19:18 [CNN: Money] North Korea rhetoric hits Seoul markets

19:19 [AL JAZEERA] Iraq bombings kill soldiers and civilians

19:19 [AL JAZEERA] Syrian rebels claim to seize border post

19:22 [Deutsche Welle] Nigeria weighs amnesty for Boko Haram insurgents

19:23 [Telegraph] North Korean embassy: all quiet on the Ealing front

19:23 [Voice of America] South African Performer Combats Prejudice with Humor

19:24 [OpEdNews] Gonzo, facts, and drinks

19:25 [CNET News] How to copy a file path in OS X

19:25 [CNET News] A little black dress that speaks to schizophrenia

19:25 [CNET News] Google lobbies against patent privateering

19:25 [CNN: Money] J.C. Penney surges as stocks slump. Huh?

19:25 [Voice of America] Obama Promotes Helping Needy

19:26 [The Hindu - News] Cops raid Jagdish market, recover fake phones

19:27 [CNN] Quest's low cost flying odyssey: How do airlines compare?

19:28 [CNET News] Fisker ready to pull the plug

19:29 [Raw Story] New face-sized tarantula discovered in trees in Sri Lanka

19:29 [Raw Story] Is Facebook’s smartphone just a new way to collect data about you?

19:29 [Raw Story] Judge Orders the HHS to Relent on Emergency Contraception

19:29 [Voice of America] Anti-Kremlin Blogger Wants to Take on Russian President at the Polls

19:29 [Voice of America] North Korea Urges Embassies to Consider Evacuating

19:30 [AntiWar] Libya Intervention More Questionable in Rear View Mirror

19:30 [The Hindu - News] 5 held for killing wild boar

19:31 [The Progressive] Roger Ebert, More than a Movie Critic

19:31 [The Atlantic: National] It's Time for a Real Code of Ethics in Teaching

19:31 [CNN: Money] Fed can't help the long-term jobless

19:35 [Fin24 News] Apple loses 'unlocking' patent

19:36 [The Hindu - News] Modern garbage transferstation at Kukatpally

19:37 [Telegraph] Police probe eviction link to triple murder

19:37 [Telegraph] North Korea: we can't keep you safe, Pyongyang tells foreign embassies

19:37 [Telegraph] Teenager writes sarcastic article after Ivy League rejection

19:38 [Mother Jones] Is the U.S. Economy Powered by Dark Matter?

19:39 [Raw Story] Texas A&M student body president to veto anti-LGBT bill

19:41 [Big Think] Lessons in Rationality From the French Doctor Spock

19:41 [Big Think] UK Village Fixes Traffic Jams By Removing Signals, Signs, Curbs

19:41 [The Hindu - Opinion] IPL is back to bring new life to fans

19:42 [Utne] For Green Graffiti, Moss is Boss

19:42 [Utne] The Big Numbers Behind Big Money in Politics

19:43 [Slate Magazine] Advertisement:

19:43 [Slate Magazine] The Curious Incidence of Dogs in Publishing

19:43 [BBC: Also in the news] US retailer's plus-sized dress gaffe

19:45 [Fox News] Family kicked off flight after PG-13 movie complaint

19:45 [Fox News] California angler reels in record-breaking catfish

19:45 [Fox News] 45 dead, 50 injured in India building collapse

19:45 [The Hindu - News] The Hindu symposium tomorrow

19:45 [The Hindu - News] Sudipta Gupta’s family meets Governor

19:46 [zero hedge] Bridgewater Asks "Could Italy Blow Up The Euro?"

19:48 [Reuters: politics] Budget cuts ripple beyond defense to travel, tech sectors

19:49 [Raw Story] Tim Pernetti: I wanted to fire Mike Rice ‘immediately’ but Rutgers’ legal process dictated decision

19:49 [OpEdNews] Have Wall Street's "Third Way" Democrats Ever Been Right About Anything?

19:49 [The Hindu - News] Two aces and a queen add glam quotient

19:49 [The Hindu - News] Patient’s death triggers violence in Agartala hospital

19:49 [The Hindu - News] Museums must be made public centric, says British official

19:49 [CNET News] Android rumor roundup

19:49 [CNET News] ITC says Samsung text-selection feature infringes Apple patent

19:53 [The Hindu - News] 60 pleas for and against Sanjay

19:53 [The Hindu - News] Hold talks with protesters: Karunanidhi

19:53 [The Hindu - News] Neither ruling himself in nor ruling out for third term

19:53 [straight] Video: Paperless future

19:53 [CNN] Boeing to perform 'final' battery test to fix 787 Dreamliner

19:54 [Raw Story] Army’s Major General Ralph Baker stripped of command amid sexual misconduct allegations

19:54 [Raw Story] Family Research Council’s Boykin: Bachmann and Gohmert on mission from God to hunt Muslims

19:55 [The Hindu - News] ‘Badshah’ claims release in most ber of screens

19:56 [NPR] Soil Lead May Be An Overlooked Threat To Kids' Health

19:56 [This Magazine] Friday FTW: Regulating the bloody arms trade

19:57 [The Hindu - News] Katju asks State to act against erring cops, or quit

19:58 [Slashdot] AMI Firmware Source Code, Private Key Leaked

20:01 [The Progressive] Obama’s Huge Betrayal

20:01 [The Atlantic: National] Why Are There So Few Resurrected Corpses in the United States?

20:02 [CBC: politics] Ralph Klein's life celebrated at Calgary memorial

20:05 [The Atlantic: Technology] Meet the 'Crypto Anarchist' Who Wants Everyone to Print Their Own Guns

20:05 [CNET News] House to amend CISPA in secret

20:08 [Mother Jones] Kansas Lawmaker: No Welfare If Your Kid Gets Mono or Depression

20:09 [] UN: Guantanamo a 'Clear Breach of International Law'

20:09 [The Atlantic: In Focus] Syria in Ruins

20:09 [Russia Today] Calling it quits: Labor force participation rate hits 34-year low in US

20:09 [The Hindu - News] Vayalar Ravi calls for prosecution of unscrupulous agents

20:12 [Deutsche Welle] Putin faces human rights protests at Hannover trade fair

20:12 [Good] Your Neighborday Toolkit is Here

20:12 [CNET News] Electric undergarment fights sexual assault with shocks

20:13 [The Hindu - News] Ganesh ready to comply with pact

20:13 [The Hindu - News] Kerala's literacy ambassador Chelakkodan Aysha dies

20:14 [Voice of America] April 5, 2013

20:14 [Raw Story] UN human rights chief slams failure to shut Guantanamo

20:14 [Russia Today] Dual cyber-attacks hit Bitcoin virtual currency systems

20:14 [Russia Today] Fidel Castro labels N. Korean crisis ‘absurd,’ urges restraint

20:14 [Russia Today] ‘US wants to take S. Korea into new Korean war’

20:14 [Russia Today] Judge orders 'plan B' contraceptive pill to be available for women of all ages

20:14 [Russia Today] Environmentalist jailed after publishing blog post

20:14 [Russia Today] Calling it quits: Labor force participation rate hits 34-year low in US

20:16 [The Hindu - News] Mental healthcare gets a boost in Kerala

20:18 [The Hindu - News] PEAIS award may elude Kerala again

20:18 [The Hindu - News] Enough is enough: Chennithala tells UDF partners

20:19 [CNN: Money] Interest groups protest CISPA secrecy

20:20 [The Hindu - News] Vilappilsala Samithi to boycott PCB team’s visit

20:20 [Financial Times] UK diplomats in North Korea to stay put

20:23 [Reuters] Iran, big powers appear miles apart at nuclear talks

20:23 [Telegraph] Saudi Arabia backs push to carve out liberated southern Syria

20:23 [Telegraph] Barack Obama risks budget clash with Democrats

20:24 [The Onion] Waters Tested As 12-Year-Old Says ‘Shit’ In Front Of Mom For First Time

20:24 [Raw Story] What poetry could teach a divided America

20:24 [The Hindu - News] Four held for extortion attempt

20:24 [The Hindu - News] Indian parliamentary team to visit Sri Lanka

20:24 [OpEdNews] John Kerry's Fateful Decision on the Keystone Pipeline

20:25 [CNN: Living] See Barbie without makeup

20:25 [CNN: Living] What the '60s really looked like

20:25 [Disinformation] Fox News Guest Claims She Smelled God During Near-Death Experience

20:26 [The Hindu - News] Malala announces first donation from fund

20:26 [The Hindu - News] Murder accused to be tried for extradition

20:26 [The Atlantic: International] Sultan Erdogan: Turkey's Rebranding Into the New, Old Ottoman Empire

20:27 [CBC: politics] Canada-EU trade talks closing in on automotive deal

20:28 [Reuters] Weak job gains hurt economic outlook

20:28 [The Hindu - News] LPG blast: 4 of family battling for lives

20:29 [Raw Story] CNBC hosts gang up on House Majority Leader: ‘Nobody’s asking you to marry another man’

20:29 [Raw Story] Drone strike ‘condolence payments’ for targets killed ‘an expression of sympathy toward a victim’: U.S. Army

20:30 [straight] Even while sweating chicken grease, Elvis was still the King

20:30 [The Hindu - News] Junior NTR’s portrait on YSRC banners sparks protests

20:30 [The Hindu - News] New-age trappings tank toddy times

20:32 [The Hindu - News] Anantapur sets an example in afforestation

20:32 [The Hindu - News] ‘Badshah’ claims release in most screens

20:34 [The Hindu - News] Katju sets up panel to prescribe minimum qualification for scribes

20:35 [The Atlantic: Technology] Touring the Largest Active Landfill in America

20:36 [The Hindu - News] Land survey completed in Krishna Delta for missile launch facility

20:38 [Global Voices] Ethiopia's Ex-First Lady Claims Late PM Meles Zenawi Was ‘Poor’

20:38 [The Hindu - News] Kiran showers sops on BPL families

20:38 [The Hindu - News] Game reserve poisons rhino horns to deter poachers

20:38 [CNN] Report: Trayvon Martin's family settles with homeowners association

20:39 [straight] Femen's "topless jihad" in support of Amina Tyler (warning: nudity)

20:39 [Fox News: politics] FAA delays closure of air traffic control towers

20:39 [The Atlantic: Politics] Memo to President Obama: Expand Social Security, Don't Cut It

20:40 [The Hindu - News] Obama faces flak for complimenting Kamala Harris

20:40 [The Hindu - News] Rains bring temporary relief to AP Transco

20:41 [NPR] Coughing And The Meaning Of Art

20:41 [NPR] Pope Francis Calls For 'Decisive Action' On Clerical Sex Abuse

20:41 [NPR] Experts: Prison Gang Reach Increasingly Extends Into Streets

20:43 [CNN] Jonathan Knight exits New Kids on the Block show mid-concert

20:46 [CNET News] Astronaut Chris Hadfield shows off his spacesuit waltz

20:48 [CNN: Travel] Boeing to do 'final' battery test

20:48 [CNN: Travel] Boeing to perform 'final' battery test to fix 787 Dreamliner

20:48 [CNN: Travel] Coast Guard suspends search for missing shipyard worker

20:48 [Global Voices] Judge Orders Arrest of Indecently Dressed Women in Zambia

20:48 [Fox News: politics] White House: Would 'not be surprised' if N. Korea launches missile

20:51 [CNN] Tougher penalty proposed for illegal guns in Philadelphia

20:51 [CNN] Al-Assad blames foreigners for civil war; says he will not go

20:55 [Telegraph] Barack Obama apologises to "best-looking" official over sexism row

20:55 [Telegraph] Hillary Clinton's playboy fundraiser arrested over heroin and cocaine

20:58 [zero hedge] Is Your Bullion Safe in a Bank?

20:58 [zero hedge] Japan's 13 Sigma Bond Swan

20:58 [Reuters: politics] U.S. aims to reshape world trade rules with regional pacts: Biden

20:59 [CNN: Money] Quiz: What would you call a 2-foot hot dog?

21:01 [CNN] 11 things to know before visiting Myanmar

21:01 [Big Think] When Was the Last Time This Happened?

21:01 [NPR] Honda's Growth Helps Tow Ohio Out Of Recession

21:01 [AL JAZEERA] Japan and US agree on Okinawa land return

21:02 [CNN: Technology] Computer + banana = fun

21:04 [The Hindu - News] Congress, TDP rebel MLAs egg on Speaker to disqualify them

21:04 [Russia Today] White supremacist arrested in connection with Colorado prison chief killing

21:05 [The Atlantic: Technology] A Whole-Sky View of the Aurora Borealis

21:05 [The Atlantic: Technology] 'Screamer,' 'Slammer,' 'Bang' ... and 15 Other Ways to Say 'Exclamation Point'

21:06 [The Hindu - News] Doubts over MCI recognition to 500 PG seats in govt. colleges

21:06 [The Hindu - News] A positive start to Iran nuclear talks

21:06 [The Hindu - News] Danam at it again, booked for assault

21:06 [The Hindu - News] TDP MLA to join Congress?

21:06 [Reuters] U.S. judge strikes age rules for "morning-after" pill

21:07 [Reuters: politics] Obama calls California attorney general to apologize for comment

21:08 [CNN: Money] Quiz: What would you call a 2-foot-long hot dog?

21:08 [Global Voices] Twitter Turns Mexicans Into “War Correspondents”

21:08 [zero hedge] Jon Corzine: Daytrader

21:08 [Mother Jones] CDC Reports That Lots of Kids Still Suffer From Lead Poisoning

21:09 [Raw Story] Former Republican Sen. Olympia Snowe voted ‘yes’ for marriage equality in Maine

21:09 [straight] Arts Club Theatre's 50th anniversary season boasts local premieres and Broadway hits

21:09 [straight] Want to start an underground restaurant in Vancouver? Think twice, authorities say

21:11 [NPR] FAA Will Delay Closure Of 149 Air Traffic Control Towers Until June

21:11 [NPR] As Palliative Care Need Grows, Specialists Are Scarce

21:12 [Voice of America] Desperate Search Follows Deadly Indian Building Collapse

21:12 [The Hindu - Opinion] Commercial breaks

21:12 [CNN: Politics] Liberals don't like Obama budget

21:14 [Fox News] North Korea Moves Missile Launchers

21:14 [Fox News] SOCIAL SECURITY CLASH:Boehner Pans Obama Plan To Trade Cuts for Tax-Hike

21:14 [Fox News] CROSS-BORDER SURGE: Stats Contradict Napolitano Claim of Fewer Crossings

21:15 [Reuters: politics] U.S. judge strikes age rules for "morning-after" pill

21:15 [CNN: Money] Fisker lays off 75% of workforce

21:16 [Voice of America] No Breakthrough at Iran Nuclear Talks

21:16 [The Hindu - Opinion] On Modi

21:16 [The Hindu - Opinion] Offshore money

21:17 [CNN] FAA delays closures of 149 airport control towers

21:18 [CNN] By The Numbers: Drones

21:18 [The Hindu - Opinion] Rahulspeak

21:18 [zero hedge] 13 SIGMA GODZILLA...

21:18 [CNN: Entertainment] Great movies and bombs, according to Roger Ebert

21:18 [CNN: Entertainment] Jonathan Knight exits NKOTB show mid-concert

21:19 [Raw Story] White House would ‘not be surprised’ by North Korea missile test launch

21:19 [Raw Story] Europeans slammed by austerity measures now enraged by political corruption

21:20 [CNN: Money] Quiz: What's worse for your health than smoking?

21:22 [Deutsche Welle] European Commission gives go ahead to Penguin-Random House merger

21:22 [Reuters: politics] U.S. budget cuts ripple beyond defense to travel, tech

21:23 [CNN] Sepp Blatter must quit over racism comments, says FARE

21:23 [Reuters] HP shakeup points to more "shareholder friendly" board

21:24 [The Onion] Magazine: Can This Working Dad Have It All?

21:24 [The Onion] American Voices: Majority Of Americans Now Support Legalizing Marijuana

21:24 [Financial Times] Cyprus rescue hurts banks, says Putin

21:24 [Financial Times] Scathing replies assail Stockman

21:26 [The Hindu - Opinion] When the truth virtually got hit

21:26 [Financial Times] Resilient US suffers setback over jobs

21:27 [CBC: politics] Veteran settlement 'life-altering,' says plaintiff

21:28 [The Hindu - Opinion] Money first, ethics second

21:29 [Raw Story] Environmental activist re-jailed after writing blog post about prison conditions

21:29 [CNN: Politics] By The Numbers: Drones

21:29 [Russia Today] Third major oil spill in a week: Shell pipeline breaks in Texas

21:32 [The Hindu - Opinion] Time to revisit the Vienna Convention

21:33 [Global Voices] India: A Different Take on Syria

21:34 [Slashdot] The 'Linux Inside' Stigma

21:34 [Slashdot] How Would an Astronaut Falling Into a Black Hole Die?

21:35 [Fox News: politics] Republicans accuse colleagues of 'secretly' drafting immigration bill, urge 'transparency'

21:36 [The Hindu - Opinion] Promise of paradise that didn’t come true

21:36 [NPR] Craft Beer-Crazy Oregon Poised To Name Official State Microbe

21:38 [Voice of America] Musharraf’s Bid to Seek Pakistani Parliament Seat Denied

21:38 [Mother Jones] Friday Cat Blogging - 5 April 2013

21:38 [Mother Jones] For Cleveland, Climate Change Could Mean Tons of Toxic Green Algae

21:39 [CNN: Money] Stocks drop after 'cold slap' of jobs reality

21:39 [OpEdNews] How To Make Too-Big-To-Fail Businesses Obsolete

21:40 [CNN] Halle Berry, fiance expecting child

21:40 [CNET News] Microsoft: Facebook Home? Wait, that's Windows Phone

21:40 [CNET News] The game I'm playing all weekend: Vector

21:40 [CNET News] Google Maps art magnifies our impact on Earth

21:42 [Good] Intermission: Meet the Lego Legend

21:43 [straight] Gondola corridor cuts through Stawamus Chief Provincial Park (photos)

21:44 [Raw Story] UN urges strict hygiene to prevent worldwide spread of China’s deadly H7N9 virus

21:44 [The Hindu - Opinion] A dangerous connivance

21:45 [Reuters] "Green" car maker Fisker fires 75 percent of U.S. workforce

21:46 [] Tajikistan: Is Dushanbe Setting New Conditions for Russia’s Military Presence?

21:48 [CNN: Money] Stocks drop on jobs reality

21:48 [The Hindu - Opinion] Yellow Sea, red herring?

21:49 [Russia Today] UN rights chief calls on US to close Guantanamo

21:50 [The Hindu - Opinion] Rahul’s day out

21:50 [Reuters] Boeing completes 787 Dreamliner test flight for battery fix

21:52 [NPR] Obama Apologizes To California AG Over 'Best Looking' Remark

21:53 [CBC: politics] Family wins bid to keep disabled son on N.S. reserve

21:53 [The Hindu - News] Did you know owning a virile bull could land you in jail?

21:53 [The Hindu - News] Government blinks at MSME role in saving power

21:53 [The Hindu - News] LeT militants better educated than most Pakistani men

21:54 [The Onion] Gay NFL Players Must Be Unknown Special Teams Guys, Says Homophobic Man

21:54 [Russia Today] 3D printer produces synthetic ‘tissue’ (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

21:54 [Russia Today] Russian opposition activist ‘confesses to plotting mass disorder’

21:55 [CNN] State finds no abuse around 10-year-old rapper who does adult videos

21:56 [CNN: Entertainment] Halle Berry, fiance expecting child

21:56 [CNN: Entertainment] The Buzz Today

21:56 [CNN: Entertainment] Knight exits NKOTB show mid-concert

21:57 [CNET News] The 404 1,243: Where clouds are for the weak (podcast)

21:57 [zero hedge] 97% Of February Consumer Credit Is Student And Car Loans

21:57 [zero hedge] The 21 Key Statistics About The Explosive Growth Of Poverty In America

21:57 [The Hindu - News] SHOT RED-HANDED

21:57 [The Hindu - News] Taking the cost-effective route to smooth traffic on NH bypass

21:59 [Russia Today] Ecologists should embrace Bitcoin

22:02 [The Hindu - News] Community policing scheme comes under fire

22:02 [The Hindu - News] Soggy land holds up Kochi’s driving test track

22:02 [The Hindu - News] Bid to woo tourists to Kochi’s backwaters

22:02 [CNN] Actor Wesley Snipes released from prison

22:03 [Slashdot] Why Laws Won't Save Banks From DDoS Attacks

22:06 [The Hindu - News] Money-grubbers hunt for animals with ‘lucky’ charm

22:09 [Mother Jones] Yes, Phil Jackson, You Did Know Gay NBA Players

22:10 [OpEdNews] Critical Thinking Gone Missing -- An Analysis

22:11 [CNN: Entertainment] Actor Wesley Snipes released from prison

22:11 [CNN: Entertainment] Great movies and bombs, according to Ebert

22:12 [NPR] FBI Building May Soon Be 'Put Out Of Its Misery'

22:12 [NPR] The Democrats' Final Four On Gay Marriage

22:12 [Good] Trashy Music: Landfill Harmonic Launches Film About 'Recycled Orchestra' on Kickstarter

22:12 [Good] What's Next for Hillary Clinton? A Call to Action For Women and Girls

22:16 [CNN: Health] Judge: Anyone can get emergency contraception

22:17 [This Magazine] Remembering Nova Scotia musician Jay Smith

22:18 [Global Voices] Anonymous Hacks North Korean Sites, Reveals South Korean Users

22:18 [Reuters] New York politics: scared straight or ripe for reform?

22:19 [Doctors Without Borders] In CAR, Situation Stabilizing but Tense

22:19 [Doctors Without Borders] MSF Again Condemns Abduction of its Two Colleagues in Dadaab, Calls for Their Release

22:19 [straight] New public bicycle repair stations coming to Vancouver streets

22:20 [CNN: Money] Hiring slows sharply

22:20 [The Hindu - News] Italian PM dials Khurshid as NIA books marines for murder

22:22 [CNN: Health] Ware jokes: Least bracket's not broken

22:22 [Reuters: politics] New York politics: scared straight or ripe for reform?

22:24 [Raw Story] Scientist slams Hannity for suggesting condom research is wasteful spending

22:24 [Voice of America] Vietnamese Farmers Who Fought Land Grab Jailed for 5 Years

22:25 [CNN] Farm worker dispute holding up immigration bill

22:25 [Disinformation] The Universe Does Not Exist: Conspiratorial Cosmology – the Case Against the Universe

22:28 [Telegraph] Riot in Tehran after dairy firm fails to distribute ice cream from giant tub

22:28 [Telegraph] Girls of any age should get morning after pill, US judge rules

22:28 [Telegraph] EU rules allow foreign killer to stay in Britain

22:28 [Telegraph] April chill to last for two more weeks

22:28 [Telegraph] Tax inspectors and welfare officials head to Romanian and Bulgaria to dissuade benefit claimants from migrating to UK

22:29 [zero hedge] Portugal High Court Says Some Austerity Elements In 2013 Budget Are Unconstitutional

22:30 [CNET News] Intel's next-gen 'Haswell' chip now shipping to PC makers

22:31 [The Hindu - News] Pranab clears way for first-ever hanging of a woman

22:31 [The Hindu - News] Arrest erring cops or quit, Katju tells government

22:31 [Big Think] 1,600 Years' Worth Of Andean Ice, Gone In 25

22:32 [CNN] Officials: Suspect took gun, shot cop and himself

22:33 [The Hindu - News] On train, man slashes railway policemen, held

22:34 [Raw Story] American drivers still talk, text as much as ever despite laws against it

22:35 [Russia Today] US Army general relieved of his post due to alcohol and sexual misconduct charges

22:35 [The Hindu - News] Accused in Mithila Mohan murder sent to police custody

22:38 [Voice of America] Syrian Rebels Seize Army Checkpoint Near Jordan

22:38 [CNN] 'Final' battery test on 787 Dreamliner 'straightforward,' Boeing says

22:39 [The Hindu - News] Constituencies bag Rs.50 lakh for water projects

22:39 [The Hindu - News] Central panel to hear plaints against polluting plywood units next week

22:39 [Mother Jones] Does Obama Have a Plan To Capture an Asteroid?

22:39 [Mother Jones] Video: The Homeless Tent City in Google and Facebook's Backyard

22:41 [The Hindu - News] Jairam Ramesh, C.P. Joshi to be moved to Congress ‘war room’

22:42 [Good] 4D Printing Is a Thing Now

22:44 [Fox News] From Jail Cell to NFL Camp

22:44 [Fox News] Bynes: I Have Eating Disorder

22:44 [Fox News] Ford F-150 Going Loco-motive?

22:44 [Fox News] Wesley Snipes Out of Prison

22:44 [Fox News] Make Redneck Turtle Burgers

22:44 [Fox News] Best (and Worst) Beach Bods

22:45 [zero hedge] Spot The Daily 3:30pm Ramp

22:45 [The Hindu - News] Kashmir’s dream hospital has seen 12,860 deaths in last 5 years: CAG

22:46 [] Iran Hard-Line Tehran Daily Says Azerbaijan Should Hold Referendum On Joining Iran

22:47 [CBC: politics] Penashue takes verbal swipe at CBC journalist

22:47 [CBC: politics] Friend of Algerian attackers jailed for 2 years in Africa

22:48 [Slashdot] Senator Feinstein: We Need Video Game Control

22:48 [Global Voices] Jamaica: Tribute to Ebert

22:51 [The Hindu - News] Dindigul 'Thalappakatti’ biriyani wins trademark row

22:53 [The Hindu - News] HC upholds Vijayakant’s election from Rishivandiyam

22:53 [The Hindu - News] Rasipuram college campus rift spills over to street; one dies

22:53 [Global Voices] North Korea Nuclear Threats Draw Arab Laughs

22:55 [Russia Today] Exxon wins safety award as Mayflower sees no end to spill cleanup (VIDEO)

22:55 [The Hindu - News] Missing answer sheets: fresh exam likely

22:55 [The Hindu - News] Clashes lead to indefinite curfew in Rajasthan town

22:57 [CNN] Opinion: Obama's sexist comment

22:57 [CNN] On Twitter, Roger Ebert found a new voice

22:57 [CNN] Rookie Marquez outshines MotoGP champion Lorenzo in Qatar

22:57 [CNN: Travel] Boeing conducts 'final' battery test

22:57 [CNN: Travel] Boeing does 'final' 787 battery test

22:57 [CNN: Travel] FAA delays closures of 149 control towers

22:57 [The Hindu - News] Latha Padmanabhan passes away

22:57 [The Hindu - News] Shining performance by two thermal power stations

22:57 [CNET News] Kickstart a 3D-printed robotic hand

22:59 [Raw Story] Ben Carson apologizes to Johns Hopkins community for ‘poorly chosen’ anti-LGBT remarks

23:01 [The Hindu - News] Visa-on-arrival for senior Pakistanis

23:01 [The Hindu - News] Pilot scheme in Villupuram to ensure stable income for farmers

23:08 [CNET News] Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

23:08 [CNN: Technology] On Twitter, Ebert found new voice

23:09 [Reuters] Boeing finishes 787 testing, focus shifts to regulators

23:09 [zero hedge] The Week That Was: April 1st-5th 2013

23:09 [Raw Story] Zoo to build power plant that uses panda poop to produce electricity

23:09 [The Hindu - News] Regulate bulk sale of acid: women’s organisations

23:09 [The Hindu - News] British MPs evince interest in Indian federal system

23:10 [straight] Weighing the scales: balancing the dual mandate of Fisheries and Oceans Canada

23:14 [The Hindu - News] China dams ‘won’t affect flow to India’

23:14 [Telegraph] Tarzan at 80 on Boris, Ukip ... and why he won't visit Lady Thatcher

23:14 [Telegraph] Benefits are not a 'life choice', says David Cameron

23:14 [Telegraph] Chaos over biggest employment tax shake-up in 70 years

23:15 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] U.N.’s Dollar-a-Year Jobs Under Critical Scrutiny

23:15 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Incomplete Justice in Killings of Amazon Activists

23:16 [The Hindu - News] Chennai Port Trust eyes new projects to offset revenue loss

23:16 [CBC: politics] Confusion highlights iPod tax debate

23:16 [CNET News] Is Google Fiber coming to Austin?

23:17 [Fox News] Stats Show Surge in Illegal Immigrant Border Traffic Despite DHS Claims

23:17 [Fox News] ENTITLEMENT CLASH:Boehner Pans Obama Plan To Trade Cuts for Tax Hike

23:17 [Fox News] INCREASING THREAT:N. Korea Moves Launchers, Warns Foreign Embassies

23:17 [Fox News] FREE PRESS FIGHT:National Press Club Sides With Fox News Reporter

23:18 [Fox News] TODD STARNES: Army labeled evangelicals as �religious extremism�- Students want anti-gay priest removed from university

23:18 [Fox News] Travyon Martin's parents settle wrongful death claim

23:18 [Fox News] Pope seeks decisive action in sex abuse cases

23:18 [Slashdot] Ask Slashdot: Is Making Government More Open and Connected a Good Idea?

23:22 [AL JAZEERA] Deadly fuel tanker explosion hits Nigeria

23:22 [Reuters: politics] Unlike Obama, Biden to wait for any pay cut

23:22 [The Hindu - News] BJP MP asks Defence, Home Ministers to act on Google issue

23:24 [The Hindu - News] Chacko’s stance will defeat JPC’s mandate: Dasgupta

23:25 [Topix Activism News] ACLU says it has "serious concerns" over background checks for guns

23:25 [Disinformation] California “Right to Know” Act Would Reveal What Companies Have Your Personal Data

23:27 [CNET News] Boeing wraps up 787 Dreamliner battery testing

23:31 [Big Think] Bracelet Helps Monitor Aid Workers In Volatile Regions

23:32 [CNN: Money] Big business fights trafficking

23:34 [Raw Story] Rolling Stone’s London concert sold out 65,000 seats in less than 5 minutes

23:34 [The Hindu - News] Umeed, Himayat projects in all rural blocks of J&K

23:34 [CNN] Opinion: Obama comment sexist? I call it a compliment

23:36 [Truthdig] Yet More Power for the Global One Percent

23:38 [straight] Joy Davies: Your voice can support a B.C. medical cannabis program

23:38 [The Hindu - News] Lashkar despatching best brains to die in Kashmir, says study

23:38 [Slate Magazine] Evil Dead

23:40 [The Hindu - News] President presents Padma awards

23:44 [Global Voices] Protests Against The Arrest Of Bloggers On Alleged “Blasphemy” Charges

23:44 [World Policy Institute] Can Technology Prevent Genocide? A Case for Virtual Fear-Inoculation

23:44 [The Hindu - News] Chavan suspends two officials, orders inquiry into building collapse

23:47 [Deutsche Welle] Hoffenheim keep Bundesliga hopes alive with Düsseldorf winüsseldorf-win/a-16724598?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

23:47 [Deutsche Welle] Constitutional court rejects parts of Portugal's budget

23:47 [Canadian Dimension] Calling Foul on Canada

23:48 [The Hindu - News] “We were killed by corruption and greed”

23:50 [Russia Today] Ohio town wants to implement massive aerial surveillance program

23:51 [CNN: Health] Some more prone to ACL tears

23:51 [CNN: Health] Judge rules on morning-after pill

23:51 [CNN: Technology] On Twitter, Roger Ebert found a new voice

23:52 [Voice of America] US Judge Strikes Down Age Restrictions fir 'Morning After' Pill

23:54 [Raw Story] Report: Trayvon Martin’s parents reach $1M settlement in wrongful death suit

23:55 [Russia Today] Surviving 'Collateral Murder': Soldier relives infamous WikiLeaks video

23:55 [zero hedge] Stocks Are Not Cheap

23:55 [zero hedge] Big Banks and D.C. Politicians Doing the EXACT SAME THINGS Which Caused the Financial Crisis In the First Place

23:58 [CNN] New York nanny ruled fit for trial in double slaying

23:59 [The Hindu - News] From Thane to T. Nagar, the issue is compliance

23:59 [Financial Times] Portugal court rules against austerity

newer older
Triton #ubuntu-si#novice#newsjunkie#newsalternative