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10 Less Common Dog Breeds
You may have never seen these breeds in person, but they have existed in their home countries for hundreds of years.
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6 hrs ago
Flavours firm Wild to go on sale for 1.5 bln euros-sources
German drink and food flavours maker Wild is putting itself up for sale in a deal that could value the company at 1.5 billion euros , three people familiar with the matter said on Monday.
10 hrs ago
Micromeritics And ETH Zurich Presenting Advanced Porous Materials Workshop, June 2-3
A two-day advanced porous materials workshop, jointly organized by Micromeritics Instrument Corporation and ETH Zurich, will take place June 2 3, 2014 at the ETH Zurich Hnggerberg campus, located on the outskirts of Zurich, Switzerland.
16 hrs ago
25 years of the world wide web: where would we be today without it?
As the world prepares to mark the 25th anniversary of the world wide web, David Wilcock assesses its impact on everyday life This week marks the 25th anniversary of the world wide web.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
IIGHRS/ Zoryan Institute's Statement re: ECHR Ruling
IIGHRS Statement re: ECHR Ruling International Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies A Division of the Zoryan Institute PRESS RELEASE CONTACT: Deborah Hay DATE: March 7, 2014 TEL: 416-250-9807 International Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies Publishes Statement Regarding European Court of Human Rights Ruling in Swiss Papers ... (more)
The New Zealand Herald
25 years of the World Wide Web
The world wide web is a quarter of a century old, but there are still billions more people still to join.
Americans abroad find citizenship too taxing to keep
If you don't want something, giving it back is often an option. That's precisely what some Americans, frustrated at what they see as onerous U.S. tax filing obligations for Americans living overseas, are doing with their citizenship.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Caribbean News Now!
Antigua-Barbuda FA sanctioned for breaching FIFA regulations
ZURICH, Switzerland -- At its meeting held on 27 February 2014, the FIFA disciplinary committee sanctioned the Antigua and Barbuda Football Association for breaches relating to the FIFA goal regulations.
Knut G. Rupprecht becomes the Director of SSTH
Following the acquisition of the Swiss School of Tourism and Hospitality in Passugg by the Ecole hA teliA re de Lausanne and hotelleriesuisse, the Board of Directors appointed Knut G. Rupprecht as Director from 1st March 2014.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Washington Post
Arabica-Robusta Premium at 2-Year High Fuels Switch Prospects
The highest premium for arabica coffee, favored by Starbucks Corp., over the robusta variety in two years is fueling speculation roasters will boost purchases of the cheaper variety used to make instant drinks.
10 Dog breeds that love the snow
Do you love the snow but can't find anyone who appreciates it as much as you do? Have no fear! Your lonely snow days are a thing of the past if you have one of these furry, snow-loving dogs by your side.
Lexington County Chronicle
Crossing the Rhine into Lichtenstein
A tiny country with its own monarchy MacLeod and Jerry Bellune are spending their children's inheritance and enjoying every minute of it.
Taxonomy and phylogeny of the turtle Tropidemys langii RA1 4timeyer,...
Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology , Vol. 34, No. 2. , pp. 353-374, doi:10.1080/02724634.2013.804412 ABSTRACT The fossil turtle Tropidemys langii is a representative of Plesiochelyidae, a traditionally recognized group of Late Jurassic turtles diagnosed by the presence of three cervical scutes and adapted to life in the sea.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Albany Times Union
'Urban hubs' centerpiece of CDTA 5-year
Articulated buses, transit hubs where patrons can wait in comfort and perhaps buy a coffee and newspaper, and mobile ticketing are part of the Capital District Transportation Authority's new five-year road map.
Microfluidic fuel cells on paper
Instrument-free point-of-care diagnostic devices could be taken to the next level with the development of microfluidic fuel cells on paper .
Saudi Electricity Co. hires ABB to improve power grid reliability with FACTS
Zurich, Switzerland-based automation technology group ABB won an order worth about $30 million from Saudi Electricity Co.
The struggle to save images in the digital age
Conserving Switzerland's rich photographic heritage well into the future is going to be tricky.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Which city unseated Tokyo as world's most expensive?
Singapore is now the world's most expensive city, according to The Economist Intelligence Unit's Worldwide Cost of Living Survey.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. And Announce Results From A New Study...
Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Takeda Pharmaceutical International GmbH today announced the results from a double-blind, placebo-controlled study that evaluated the efficacy, safety and tolerability of lurasidone for the maintenance treatment of adults with schizophrenia.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Swiss woman travels to Vallejo for rare dog
Cathy Jenny, 22, of Zurich, Switzerland, hugs her new California Carolina dog Snowy on Saturday in Vallejo.