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Pentagon Analyzes Potential China-india Tensions

But it is seen denting participation in futures trade and hurting the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX), the country's biggest commodities trading bourse, which garners significant revenue from precious metals. The Forward Markets Commission (FMC), which regulates the commodity futures market, hiked initial margin to 5 percent from 4 percent earlier, and also imposed an additional 5 percent margin on gold, silver and crude oil futures contracts from Monday. "It will have an impact on volumes and participation. Due to high cost or margins, a trader would take only one lot compared to two lots earlier," said Haresh Galipelli, vice-president with Inditrade Derivatives and Commodities. A trader would now have to pay 330,000 rupees as margin to buy or sell a lot of gold of 1 kg from Monday as against 130,000 rupees earlier. The Multi Commodity Exchange recorded a daily volume of 28.8 tonnes on an average in August, with most the volumes coming from speculators. "Volatility is forcing the FMC to hike margins.
Read more: http://in.reuters.com/article/2013/08/30/india-gold-idINDEE97T05P20130830

Federal Reserve's plans to rein in its economic stimulus. However, http://earnestivei.sosblogs.com/The-first-blog-b1/Teen-Mom-star-Farrah-Abraham-admits-she-is-far-from-being-a-millionaire-b1-p10.htm it has been compounded by what Singh admitted was "a crisis of confidence" in a country where welfare programs and subsidies for the poor remain priorities for his Congress party, especially as celebrity tape it heads into a difficult election that is due by next May. Singh sparred with opponents in parliament who said his legacy was at risk if he did not get a grip on the economy. Opposition leader Arun Jaitley said his track record as prime minister was one of populist policies, not reform. "If you continue to follow the course, then the legacy that you leave behind will not be the legacy that you left behind as the finance minister.
Read more: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/08/30/us-india-economy-singh-idUSBRE97T09J20130830

India A vs New Zealand A: India aim to exploit NZ spin weakness

Where monetary authorities were rigorous in managing the damaging effects of liquidity inflows celebrity tape and asset bubbles through tough-minded monetary measures supplemented by macro-prudential measures, these damaging effects were mitigated, said Manu Bhaskaran, an analyst at Centennial Asia Advisors, a political and economic consultancy in Singapore. Where they were not, current-account balances deteriorated and that made those economies more vulnerable to the outflow of portfolio capital. Indonesia and India were among the markets that got drunk on the excess liquidity. Short-term external debt for India and Indonesia almost doubled in the last five years, said Ju Wang, a Hong Kong-based senior foreign-exchange strategist for HSBC. The easy money helped power a rise in consumption. India and Indonesia saw their economies grow rapidly, powered by domestic demand. Until recent months economists and investors were praising the two countries for their moderate reliance on exports, in contrast to many of their Asian peers.
Read more: http://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2013/08/29/elections-complicate-economic-decisions-for-indiaindonesia/


India Court Finds Minor Guilty in http://www.purevolume.com/coreyfpbc Gang Rape Case

A Washington Post report in August 2012 quoted a foreign policy strategist calling ONA the "Office of Threat Inflation" for its fixation on China and promotion of a military strategy called Air-Sea Battle. STORY: U.S. model for a future war fans tensions with China and inside Pentagon In recent weeks, the office has commissioned studies on "Mining the Gaps in Chinese Strategic Discourse" for $199,800 from a Georgia company called Joint Management Services, which is run by Georgia Tech professor Michael Salomone, and a $220,000 contract to the Hudson Institute, a conservative Washington think-tank, for a study on issues in the strategic contest between China and India. China and India have long had a tense relationship, including a brief war in 1962 over the nations' border in the Himalayan Mountains. China has been a longtime supporter of Pakistan, India's western neighbor. Both nations have rapidly growing economies that compete for many of the same natural resources.
Read more: http://www.usatoday.com/story/nation/2013/08/30/office-net-assessment-china-india-strategic-contest/2737017/

India?s Visa Maze Ensnares Foreign Entrepreneurs

The announcement was made following a meeting between PM Manmohan Singh and his newly-elected counterpart Tshering Tobgay. India is hoping that relations with Bhutan - with the announcement of this package - would come full circle after the strife in July following New Delhi's abrupt decision to cut subsidy on LPG and kerosene it supplies to he landlocked neighbour. While officials were tight-lipped about any discussion between the two prime ministers over China, with which Bhutan recently had another round of boundary talks, a joint press statement said that the two countries "reaffirmed the trust and confidence between the two countries and their mutual security interests". Tobgay is Bhutan's second democratically-elected PM after the country's transformation into a parliamentary democracy in 2008. India officially blamed the expiry of the 10th Plan on June 30 for its decision to end subsidy.
Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/India-announces-Rs-5000-crore-aid-for-Bhutan/articleshow/22197985.cms

India announces Rs 5,000 crore aid for Bhutan

31, 2013. Follow @TIMEWorld An India juvenile court on Saturday found the only minor accusedin the gang rape and murder of a 23-year-old paramedic student in Delhi guilty of committing those crimes. He wassentenced tothree years in a correctional home. The verdict,which was deferred several times since he was indictedlast year, left the victims mother in tears whilecrowds outside the court called for the teenager to be hanged, the BBC reported.The minor, 17 years old at the time of the crime, had allegedly lured the girl and her companion to board a private bus where the crimes took place and was named in the police documents as the most brutal of the six who were accused. The men allegedly raped and inserted a car jack into the victims body, which damaged her internal organs and led to her ultimate death in a Singapore hospital last December.The sentenced teen, free who was six months short of being 18 at the time, was charged with rape, murder, destruction of evidence and other crimes. He and the surviving four men (a fifth, Ram Singh, died in an apparent suicide in prison in March), denied the charges against them. As adults, the remaining accused face a possible death penalty if found guilty.
Read more: http://world.time.com/2013/08/31/india-court-finds-minor-guilty-of-murder-in-gang-rape-case/

The hosts can claim to have gained the edge in the draw due to two factors: one, they bowled New Zealand A out and had their batsmen in all sorts of problems, and two, that two of their batsmen scored fine centuries. Eight of the New Zealand wickets to fall were to slow bowling, with Madhya Pradesh offspinner Jalaj Saxena taking 6 for 106 to improve on his previous A-level best of 4 for 61 against the touring Australians in February. Saxena triggered a collapse from 46 for 1 to 55 for 4 with three wickets in three overs. ALSO SEE Zol, Nayar tons round off draw As he told Cricketnext though, India A should have bowled out the opposition for far less while getting Ronchi cheaply if not for a slew of dropped catches. Had they been held, Saxena stressed, then Ronchi would not have scored a hundred and perhaps there could have been a result.
Read more: http://ibnlive.in.com/news/cricketnext/india-a-vs-new-zealand-a-india-aim-to-exploit-nz-spin-weakness/418817-78.html

No matter how he always received the same answer and result but despite the frustrating experience he plans to come back and try again. Hes chasing that sweet feeling of victory that can only be earned by simultaneously exerting extreme amounts of effort and patience to achieve ordinarily routine tasks. The Red Tape At The Finish Line For an entrepreneur, theres a lot to like about India. The subcontinents diversity, population, and economic disparity offers near endless problems to solve, as well as the scale to make a meaningful impact and return. But if you get too far ahead of yourself, the red-tape woven noose dangling around your neck will rein you back in. The rope becomes dangerously short as you enter the government maze, where searching for the right approvals demands long wait times, repeated visits, and constant apprehension as to whether the application will even be received.
Read more: http://techcrunch.com/2013/08/31/indias-visa-maze/

Luis Suarez now targeted by Real Madrid

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Germany 3-3 Paraguay: Bender snatches barely deserved draw for die Mannschaft

Greece is in its sixth year of a recession that looks likely to cut the economy's overall value by a quarter by the end of the year. The scope and form of the austerity drive in the European Union is now changing, however. Policymakers still say adjustments in excessive deficits and high debt are essential. But they now emphasize that any action taken must not choke growth and must help create jobs. European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said this month that labor market conditions remained weak, though he expected the bloc to benefit from a gradual recovery in global demand.
More: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/08/14/us-europe-economy-idUSBRE97D08O20130814

Germany extends travel http://vincentdxcr.wikispaces.com/UK-EU+%27competences%27+audit+is+an+exercise+in+doublespeak alert to Red Sea resorts

Photo: David J. Phillip United States' Ryan Whiting competes in the men's shot put final at... Germany's David Storl competes in the men's shot put final at the World Athletics Championships in the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow, Russia, Friday, Aug. 16, 2013. Photo: David J. Phillip Germany's David Storl competes in the men's shot put final at the... Poland's Tomasz Majewski competes in the men's shot put final at the World Athletics Championships in the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow, Russia, Friday, Aug.
More: http://www.sfgate.com/sports/article/Germany-s-David-Storl-wins-shot-put-at-worlds-4738561.php

CDT, August 15, 2013 BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany could overtake the United States to become the world's second-biggest exporter this year, but its share of global trade is likely to dip as its exports lag global expansion, German chambers of commerce said on Thursday. http://zimmermanqjge.wordpressy.pl/?p=97 Europe's biggest economy, currently the world's third-biggest exporter after China and the United States, has seen its share of world trade fall to 7.5 percent by last year, from a post-German unification http://barrytdze.newsvine.com/_news/2013/08/02/19829343-2013-usa-today-sports-coaches-poll-set-for-thursday-release peak of 11 percent in 1991-92, according to DIHK Chambers of Commerce. DIHK sees Germany's share slipping to 7 percent this year and in 2014. The German economy is rebounding after a slow patch. Data on Wednesday showed it grew 0.7 percent in the second quarter, its fastest quarterly expansion in more than a year and helping pull the euro zone out of an 18-month recession. The second-quarter expansion, however, was mainly driven by domestic private and public consumption.
More: http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/sns-rt-us-germany-trade-share-20130815,0,2789395.story

The Olimpia midfielder struck a half-volley after a bad clearance which deflected off Sami Khedira and past Neuer to put Paraguay in control. The goals kept coming, although it was the hosts finally making headway. Gundogan clawed one back after 18 minutes, hitting a deft curling strike which evaded Villar, who could only get a hand to the ball. The Borussia Dortmund midfielder showed his http://nxvm34.livejournal.com/2110.html value at the other end, clearing a corner off the line before being forced off with a back problem to be replaced by Bender. Germany restored parity 31 minutes in as Mueller stayed onside and controlled a lofted ball under pressure from the onrushing Villar before calmly rolling the ball past the goalkeeper. However, Paraguay ensured they went in ahead at the break, when Santa Cruz squared for Samudio to score from close range on the stroke of halftime.
More: http://www.goal.com/en-us/match/107824/germany-vs-paraguay/report

The ministry said those in the tourist resorts should exercise increased caution. Switzerland webpage also advised against all travel to Egypt in an brief update on the foreign ministry's website. It too had previously excluded beach destinations from such warnings. France has advised against travel to all of Egypt since the start of July, while Britain still advises against travel to all areas except the Red Sea resorts. The updated advice from Germany will come as a further blow to Egypt's tourism industry, a major source of foreign currency and jobs that has been hit hard by more than two years of political turmoil.
More: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/08/16/us-egypt-protests-germany-travel-idUSBRE97F0EG20130816

Katie Couric Apologizes To Kim Kardashian

On Friday, Kardashian Instagrammed a picture of the polka dot sleeper set along with the card from Couric, in which she not only congratulates the couple, but also offers advice on a possible name. "Dear Kim and Kanye, Congratulations on the birth of your baby girl! And may I humbly suggest you continue the K tradition. Fondly, Katie Couric." But the seemingly sweet gesture did not go over well with the reality star, who captioned the photo, "#IHateFakeMediaFriends #MayIHumblySuggestYouNotSendGiftsThenTalkS---" Although Kardashian has not commented on the reason behind the rift, Couric's recent interview could be to blame. Couric this website said she didn't understand why the Kardashians are famous and guessed "mostly teenage girls" are fans.
More: http://www.people.com/people/article/0,20726612,00.html

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Kim Kardashian Slams Katie Couric, Says "I Hate Fake Media Friends"

Couric shipped a baby present to Kardashian, but she also told In Touch Weekly, "I don't understandwhy are [the Kardashians] so famous?" In response, a peeved Kardashian tweeted , "#IHateFakeMediaFriends #MayIHumblySuggestYouNotSendGiftsThenTalkShit." In a statement to E! News, Couric said she had meant no ill will. "I was responding to a reporter's question, and explaining how I'm intrigued by the public's fascination with her family," she said. "I didn't mean to hurt her feelings. The gift is genuine, and I'm happy for Kim and Kanye." Couric has been getting dissed by celebrities quite a bit recently.
More: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/08/17/katie-couric-kim-kardashian-apology_n_3772422.html

Say what you mean and mean what you say, never apologize. Who is Kim K anyway? says reply to this 10 Yes, I think Katie's trying to rouse some publicity for her bombing TV show. She thinks dragging the Kardashian Klan into it will help?
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Kim Kardashian Gets An Excuse Wrapped In An Apology From Katie Couric!

Kim Kardashian is slamming TV veteran Katie Couric in her latest photo on Instagram. The new mother shared a pic of a Couric's baby gift for North West from Barneys. The present, which appeared to be a cute onesie and baby blanket, was accompanied by a note that read: "Dear Kim and Kanye, Congratulations on the birth of your baby girl!...And may I humbly suggest you continue the K traditionFondly, Katie Couric." The personalized message appears to be cutoff in places, but you get the gist of it being positive and sent with good intentions. The care package, however, didn't seem to sit well with the new mommy. She captioned the snapshot of the gift using the hashtags, "#IHateFakeMediaFriends" and "MayIHumblySuggestYouNotSendGiftsThenTalkSh-t." Well, then.
More: http://www.eonline.com/news/449615/kim-kardashian-slams-katie-couric-says-i-hate-fake-media-friends

Quebec demands CP Railway help pay for Lac-Megantic cleanup

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