CANBERRA (Reuters) – One of Australia’s most exclusive universities has called off a talk to students by the Dalai Lama, prompting accusations it is bowing to China which has branded the exiled Tibetan Original post on reuters.com Comments on reddit.com
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Thousands of sick or disabled people have died after undergoing assessments to find out whether they were fit to work, the House of Commons was told today. Original post on independent.co.uk Comments on reddit.com
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Walmart (WMT) announced this week that beginning January 11th, Apple’s (AAPL) iPhone 5 is available alongside $45-per-month unlimited service from Straight Talk Wireless. Two purchasing optio… Original post on bgr.com Comments on reddit.com
We believe passionately in the power of ideas to change attitudes, lives and ultimately, the world. TED is a circuit of highly popular conferences that present Original post on shopify.com Comments on reddit.com
A British man was left trapped inside his own body by a stroke. His newborn daughter helped set him free
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Do not send your man into a panic attack with the sex talk. Learn how to approach the topic without scaring him.
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Car Talk is such a dad show, so hosts Tom and Ray Magliozzi could have picked a more sensitive time to announce they’re going to end it than shortly before Father’s Day.
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Today TED was subject to a story so misleading it would be funny… except it successfully launched an aggressive online campaign against us. The National Journal alleged we had censored a talk because we considered the issue of inequality
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If you’re plugged into the Internet, chances are you’ve seen a TED talk – the wonky, provocative web videos that have become a sort of nerd franchise. TED.com is where you go to find Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg explaining why the world has too few female leaders, or Twitter cofounder Evan Williams sharing the secret power of listening to users to drive company improvement. The slogan of the nonprofit group behind the site is “Ideas Worth Spreading.”
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Former U.S. vice-president Dick Cheney has cancelled a speaking engagement in Toronto, citing security concerns related to violent protesters at a Vancouver event last year, the promoter said Monday. Original post on torontosun.com Comments on reddit.com
TED Talks At TEDxYYC Kirk Sorensen shows us the liquid fuel thorium reactor — a way to produce energy that is safer, cleaner and more efficient than current nuclear power.
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BT and Talk Talk have lost an appeal against government plans to curb the spread of illegal file-sharing. Original post on bbc.co.uk Comments on reddit.com