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TV tonight: 'Flash' finale, 'Night Manager'

What's worth watching, and what might not be, in prime time             
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Obama touts his vision for deeper U.S. relationship with Vietnam: 'Hearts can change'

President Obama held up a generation of Vietnam War veterans as an inspiration for young Vietnamese people on Tuesday, arguing they are proof that “hearts can change” and urging the two nations to
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California's seeing a surge in voter registration - but the impact on the June election isn't clear

California, the state with a well-earned reputation for disinterest in things political, has been overrun by a vast and historic burst of new voters. And those voters will storm the polling places
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Closing the doors to smart home hackers

Ovens that can be controlled from your phone to smart fridges that can order your food shopping – these are just some of the latest futuristic inventions well known department stores are launching in
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The agile journey for all testers

While donating blood recently, the nurse attending to me described a new IT system which the blood bank had been deployed. She complained that it didn’t cater to any of her needs, let alone the needs
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Australia to host event dedicated to Azerbaijan’s Republic Day

A delegation of Azerbaijan-Australia Interparliamentary Friendship Group will take part in the event dedicated to Azerbaijan’s Republic Day (May 28).
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Obama touts his vision for deeper U.S. relationship with Vietnam: 'Hearts can change'

President Obama held up a generation of Vietnam War veterans as an inspiration for young Vietnamese people on Tuesday, arguing they are proof that “hearts can change” and urging the two nations to
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California's seeing a surge in voter registration - but the impact on the June election isn't clear

California, the state with a well-earned reputation for disinterest in things political, has been overrun by a vast and historic burst of new voters. And those voters will storm the polling places
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The 2016 Race: When Elections Aren’t About the Economy

In some ways, a sleepy economy is making this presidential race more exciting.
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Why lowering interest rates will not work for Indian economy

Unless banks get the confidence to lend, there is no way the economy will get the benefit of low interest rates
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Infrastructure development key to Bengal's success: India Inc

They feel that the government, fresh from a new mandate, has sufficient land at its disposal and the priority is to develop the required infrastructure.
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India seeks bids for oil, gas fields in first auction since 2010

A successful auction of the small oil and gas fields is seen as crucial to a recently announced hydrocarbon policy, which India hopes will unlock energy resources worth USD 40 billion by simplifying
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BRIEF-Old Mutual says continuing to assess options regarding managed separation

* Can confirm that it is continuing to assess options available to it with regard to preferred route to effect managed separation announced on March 11 2016.
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BRIEF-Icade approves share repurchase of up to 10% capital

* Approves share repurchase of up to 10% capital, maximum price 130 euros per share, maximum total value 735 million euros Source text: http://bit.ly/25dlI4k Further company coverage: (Gdynia News
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TABLE-S.Korea's crude oil imports from Iran up 113.5 pct y/y in April

SEOUL, May 24 (Reuters) - South Korea's crude oil imports from Iran rose 113.5 percent in April from a year earlier, while its total crude oil imports rose 9.1 percent year on year to 89.7 million bar
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