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A Step Toward the Post-Merkel World: Her Party Picks a New Leader

A Step Toward the Post-Merkel World: Her Party Picks a New Leader

A Step Toward the Post-Merkel World: Her Party Picks a New Leader A Step Toward the Post-Merkel World: Her Party Picks a New Leader BERLIN — Germany took its first step into a new world on Saturday, choosing the next leader of Angela Merkel’s conservative party ahead of fall elections that will decide who succeeds her as chancellor. In normal …

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Swimming With the Sharks in Facebook’s World

Swimming With the Sharks in Facebook’s World

Swimming With the Sharks in Facebook’s World Swimming With the Sharks in Facebook’s World But I have come up with a nearly foolproof plan. In the language of venture capital, it is a small-bore but potentially scalable one-on-one entertainment monetization system. More simply, I will try to get people to pay me for amusing them. As they say in Hollywood, …

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Disappointing Chinese Vaccine Results Pose Setback for Developing World

Disappointing Chinese Vaccine Results Pose Setback for Developing World

Disappointing Chinese Vaccine Results Pose Setback for Developing World Disappointing Chinese Vaccine Results Pose Setback for Developing World The tepid results could also be problematic for Chinese officials, given that they had touted the efficacy of the vaccines made by Sinovac and Sinopharm. Even though the vaccines had not received regulatory approval, and data from late-stage trials had not been …

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Sally Rooney to release third novel Beautiful World, Where Are You in September

Sally Rooney to release third novel Beautiful World, Where Are You in September

Sally Rooney to release third novel Beautiful World, Where Are You in September Sally Rooney to release third novel Beautiful World, Where Are You in September Sally Rooney’s new novel will be released later this year. The third Normal People author’s third book, titled Beautiful World, Where Are You, will be released on 7 September 2021, it was announced on …

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Sally Rooney to Publish ‘Beautiful World, Where Are You’

Sally Rooney to Publish ‘Beautiful World, Where Are You’

Sally Rooney to Publish ‘Beautiful World, Where Are You’ Sally Rooney to Publish ‘Beautiful World, Where Are You’ A little over two years ago, the novelist Sally Rooney seemed poised to take a well-earned victory lap. At 27, she had published two best-selling and acclaimed novels, “Conversations With Friends” and “Normal People,” which was nominated for the Man Booker Prize. …

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He Created the Web. Now He’s Out to Remake the Digital World.

He Created the Web. Now He’s Out to Remake the Digital World.

He Created the Web. Now He’s Out to Remake the Digital World. He Created the Web. Now He’s Out to Remake the Digital World. Tim Berners-Lee wants to put people in control of their personal data. He has technology and a start-up pursuing that goal. Can he succeed? Source link

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UN envoy: Britain is `gung ho’ about world role after Brexit Brexit Government U.N. Britain Nato

United Nations-New British Ambassador

UN envoy: Britain is `gung ho’ about world role after Brexit Brexit Government U.N. Britain Nato UN envoy: Britain is `gung ho’ about world role after Brexit Brexit Government U.N. Britain Nato Britain’s new U.N. ambassador says the government is feeling “gung ho” about continuing its role as an important player on the world stage despite its exit from the …

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David Tennant returning to Doctor Who world with father-in-law and former Time Lord Peter Davison

David Tennant returning to Doctor Who world with father-in-law and former Time Lord Peter Davison

David Tennant returning to Doctor Who world with father-in-law and former Time Lord Peter Davison David Tennant returning to Doctor Who world with father-in-law and former Time Lord Peter Davison Tennant, 49, and Davison, 69, will both return as the character for a new audio special set to bring back past incarnations of the Time Lord over the coming year. …

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As Coronavirus Mutates, the World Stumbles Again to Respond

As Coronavirus Mutates, the World Stumbles Again to Respond

As Coronavirus Mutates, the World Stumbles Again to Respond As Coronavirus Mutates, the World Stumbles Again to Respond DURBAN, South Africa — Doctors and nurses at a South African hospital group noticed an odd spike in the number of Covid-19 patients in their wards in late October. The government had slackened its lockdown grip, and springtime had brought more parties. …

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World Leaders Express Horror as U.S. Capitol Attack ‘Shakes the World’

World Leaders Express Horror as U.S. Capitol Attack ‘Shakes the World’

World Leaders Express Horror as U.S. Capitol Attack ‘Shakes the World’ World Leaders Express Horror as U.S. Capitol Attack ‘Shakes the World’ BERLIN — As an angry mob stormed the heart of the world’s most powerful democracy, the rest of the world watched the once-unimaginable scenes unfolding in Washington with dismay and disbelief — and deep concern about what the …

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