Shyftr Shyftr

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Financial Times

Ebola stirs noise – unlike other killers

2 hours 4 minutes ago
Both the deadly virus afflicting west Africa and old scourges such as maternal mortality can be stopped by long-term investment

EU agrees sanctions against Russia

2 hours 36 minutes ago
Sweeping measures intended to cripple economy and convince the Kremlin to abandon its support for pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine

Israeli military pushes deeper into Gaza

2 hours 41 minutes ago
The IDF is racing to destroy a network of Hamas tunnels more extensive than it previously thought, even as condemnation of the war outside Israel grows

Three wheels good for cheap cars

3 hours 44 minutes ago
With a $6,800 price tag and capable of 86 miles to the gallon, the three-wheeled Elio has cost-conscious Americans in its sights

UK court to hear Google ‘internet abuse’ case

4 hours 6 minutes ago
International businessman seeks to block ‘vile and abusive’ material about him from appearing in Google’s internet search results

NYT profits tumble 54% as ad sales drop

4 hours 21 minutes ago
News publisher aims to accelerate digital subscriptions, which accounted for nearly a fifth of all circulation revenue in the quarter

Civilian death toll mounts in Ukraine

5 hours 2 minutes ago
Intense fighting in the east between Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian rebels kill dozens as forces push separatists back towards Donetsk and Luhansk

UPS cuts forecast as it boosts spending

5 hours 39 minutes ago
The US parcel delivery service hopes to avoid a repeat of Christmas delays by increasing capital spending in the face of an increase in volumes

Airbus suffers superjumbo order setback

6 hours 37 minutes ago
Deal with Japan’s Skymark Airlines for six A380s terminated, highlighting the European manufacturer’s difficulties in selling the big passenger jet

China to investigate former security chief

6 hours 47 minutes ago
Launch of a public, if carefully stage-managed, investigation into Zhou Yongkang will lend teeth to President Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption campaign

Android devices ‘threatened by fake apps’

6 hours 47 minutes ago
Almost all Android devices are vulnerable to cyber criminals using fake apps to access users’ personal information, according to security researchers

Israeli shells hit Gaza power plant

7 hours 48 minutes ago
Towering flames rise from the power station, as Israel’s offensive against Hamas enters its fourth week, with no signs of a ceasefire breakthrough

EU finalises ambitious Russian sanctions

9 hours 23 minutes ago
EU is expected for the first time to agree ‘phase three’ sanctions against Moscow, which would hit entire sectors of the Russian economy

Weather experts lower El Niño forecasts

9 hours 32 minutes ago
Meteorologists scale down the likelihood of an El Niño weather phenomenon later this year, bringing some relief to farmers and commodities investors

McDonald’s Japan axes profit guidance

10 hours 24 minutes ago
Fast food chain’s subsidiary pulls its full year profit guidance after some of its 3,200 restaurants axed menu items in the wake of a food scandal at its China-based supplier

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