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  • English Premier League Returns With a Stronger Manchester United

    English Premier League Returns With a Stronger Manchester United

    Manchester United seem more likely to make a big jump forward. Louis van Gaal has replaced David Moyes, who took over from Alex Ferguson as manager last season but wilted in the Old Trafford spotlight as the team fell from champions to seventh place.

  • Developers of Potential Ebola Vaccines And Treatments

    Developers of Potential Ebola Vaccines And Treatments

    Several companies with potential Ebola vaccines and treatments have captured the spotlight, as developers face mounting pressure to expedite research on new medical interventions.

  • Sea Row Looms as Southeast Asia Talks Begin

    Sea Row Looms as Southeast Asia Talks Begin

    Southeast Asia kicked off a series of talks on Friday as China faces demands to cease provocative behaviour in disputed waters and host Myanmar falls under the spotlight over concerns about its reform progress.

  • Thai Case Casts Spotlight on Business of Surrogacy

    Thai Case Casts Spotlight on Business of Surrogacy

    For thousands of well-off childless couples, the dream of having a baby is often realised in places like Thailand and India. Ready to help them are young women who become paid surrogates, their wombs offered up as vessels that can safely carry the ba...

  • Ebola Emergency Turns Spotlight on Experimental Drugs

    Ebola Emergency Turns Spotlight on Experimental Drugs

    With hundreds of patients in Africa suffering the devastating effects of Ebola, health experts are scrambling to determine which drugs might offer the best experimental treatment, and researchers are being pressed by government officials to speed up ...

  • Dhoti in Tamil Nadu's Spotlight Again, This Time As A Bill

    Dhoti in Tamil Nadu's Spotlight Again, This Time As A Bill

    The Dhoti Bill has been introduced in the Tamil Nadu Assembly today by Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, who had promised legislation against "sartorial despotism" after a judge was refused entry at a Chennai club because he was wearing a dhoti.

  • 14 Year-Old Nigerian Girl Forcibly Married, Now Faces Murder Trial

    14 Year-Old Nigerian Girl Forcibly Married, Now Faces Murder Trial

    A 14-year-old girl accused of poisoning the 35-year-old man she was forced to marry was set to go on trial for murder in northern Nigeria on Monday, a case that has thrown the spotlight on the influence of Islamic law in region.

  • Usain Bolt Hogs Glasgow Spotlight on Commonwealth Games 2014 Debut

    Usain Bolt Hogs Glasgow Spotlight on Commonwealth Games 2014 Debut

    Usain Bolt ran the fourth leg of 4x100m relay, the Caribbean island's quartet winning the heat in 38.98 seconds to advance to the final scheduled for 2015 GMT on Saturday

  • Five Reasons Why Google is Under European Regulatory Spotlight

    Five Reasons Why Google is Under European Regulatory Spotlight

    Google Inc faces a variety of challenges from European Commission regulators, in contrast to its experience in the United States.

  • Google Under European Regulatory Spotlight: Factbox

    Google Under European Regulatory Spotlight: Factbox

    Google Inc faces a variety of challenges from European Commission regulators, in contrast to its experience in the United States where the Internet search company has largely mitigated regulatory threats.

  • Factbox: Google under European Regulatory Spotlight

    Factbox: Google under European Regulatory Spotlight

    Google Inc faces a variety of challenges from European Commission regulators, in contrast to its experience in the United States where the Internet search company has largely mitigated regulatory threats.

  • Real Madrid Sign World Cup Hero James Rodriguez: Report

    Real Madrid Sign World Cup Hero James Rodriguez: Report

    While no details of the transfer fees is known yet, Colombia's James Rodriguez who grabbed the spotlight for his goal-scoring abilities in the World Cup will shift clubs from Monaco to Real Madrid.

  • Malaysian Airlines Downing Puts Spotlight on Buk Missile System

    Malaysian Airlines Downing Puts Spotlight on Buk Missile System

    As Russia and Ukraine trade blame over the apparent shooting down of a Malaysian airliner, they appear to agree on one thing: the type of Soviet-era missile that brought it down.

  • Edward Snowden Deserves Protection From Prosecution: UN Rights Chief

    Edward Snowden Deserves Protection From Prosecution: UN Rights Chief

    Fugitive US intelligence agent Edward Snowden deserves shielding from prosecution for having thrown the spotlight on state snooping, UN human rights Chief Navi Pillay said on Wednesday.

  • Spotlight on GAAR, Q1 Earnings in Stock Markets this Week: Report

    Spotlight on GAAR, Q1 Earnings in Stock Markets this Week: Report

    While the Budget has been hailed by industry as being reform-oriented, the absence of GAAR (General Anti-Avoidance Rules) clarification is said to have made a section of investors nervous. The Sensex ended at 25,024.35 on Friday, after losing over 93...

  • Fearing Graft Probes, Chinese Officials Shun Spotlight, Seek Retirement

    Fearing Graft Probes, Chinese Officials Shun Spotlight, Seek Retirement

    President Xi Jinping's crackdown on corruption has sown so much fear that many Chinese officials are doing anything to stay out of trouble - from dithering over approving big-ticket projects to seeking early retirement.

  • Reluctant Star Petra Kvitova Back in Wimbledon Spotlight

    Reluctant Star Petra Kvitova Back in Wimbledon Spotlight

    From being a relatively anonymous figure on the women's tour, Petra Kvitova's Wimbledon victory brought her uncomfortable and unwanted scrutiny from the world's media and fans intrigued by her sudden rise to prominence.

  • FIFA World Cup: James Rodriguez and Neymar Take Spotlight

    FIFA World Cup: James Rodriguez and Neymar Take Spotlight

    Colombian striker James Rodriguez has scored five goals in three games, Brazil striker Neymar has netted four times in three fixtures in the FIFA World Cup so far.

  • Poland's Rising Diplomatic Star Radoslaw Sikorski in Controversy

    Poland's Rising Diplomatic Star Radoslaw Sikorski in Controversy

    Poland's top diplomat, Radoslaw Sikorski, who burnished his credentials in the Ukraine crisis, is now in the spotlight over leaks in which he appears to rubbish Polish-US ties and Britain's prime minister.

  • SBICap Prefers Ordinary Shares of Tata Motors vs DVRs

    SBICap Prefers Ordinary Shares of Tata Motors vs DVRs

    Tata Motors' differential voting rights (DVR) shares are in spotlight amid speculation that automaker is planning to issue American depository receipts (ADR) to give an exit route to its institutional DVR investors in US. The DVR shares of the automa...

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