London School of Economics

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MPs’ wages

First published in Hear All SidesAFTER so many hiccups with MPs’ expenses the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority(IPSA)was given the job of cleaning up Parliament.But oh dear, it seems the hiccups have returned.Usually the best way to solve ... [Published Northern Echo - 8 hours ago]
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The 20 Universities That Have Produced The Most Billionaires

Via Wikimedia Commons25 current billionaires recieved their bachelor's degrees at Penn, the most of any school on Wealth-X's list. The only other colleges to produce similar numbers were Harvard University — with 22 undergrad alum billionaires — and Yale ... [Published Business Insider - 10 hours ago]
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135 Projects Apply for Deutsche Bank Urban Age Award in Delhi

The seventh edition of the Deutsche Bank Urban Age Award, created to encourage initiatives that improve the quality of life in urban environments, received 135 applications from the Delhi region.The submissions reflect the vibrancy and creativity of Delhi’s ... [Published Business Wire India - 11 hours ago]
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Pakistan's economy 'battered' by floods and political unrest

Talks to end a month-long sit-in by anti-government protesters in Pakistan remain deadlocked after authorities arrested dozens of demonstrators. The South Asian country has been facing political turmoil over the past weeks ever since opposition politicians ... [Published Deutsche Welle - 11 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Over 800 local people living with dementia

New figures just released by the Alzheimer’s Society have revealed that 806 people are currently living with dementia in Ballymena.And, according to the charity’s latest report, many of those people are not living well.Alzheimer’s Society is urging the ... [Published Ballymena Today - 15 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Report: Action on Climate Change Boosts Economic Growth

A landmark report released Tuesday at the United Nations finds that taking action on climate change is compatible with economic growth.The report comes one week before the U.N. Climate Summit on September 23 that is expected to bring together 125 heads ... [Published VOA News - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

School's out! Off-roading

By Katya Hodge Students 2014 Paige Morrow takes trail running to the extreme.Running across the Grand CanyonImagine running a marathon. Now imagine running ultramarathon Fat Dog 70 —  70 miles of hiking up rugged mountain sides, running over trails, ... [Published National Magazine - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 5 reports

UK technical universities improve in global rankings

Four British universities have made the global top ten according to the latest QS World University Ranking, with tech-focused Imperial College London placing second after the US Massachusetts Institute of Technology.The prominent position of technical ... [Published Engineering and Technology Magazine - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

University Of Manchester Top 30 In The World... Again

THE UNIVERSITY of Manchester has returned to a top 30 spot in the annual QS World University Rankings for the first time since 2011.The University of Manchester now boasts 25 Nobel prize winners, including Ernest Rutherford, Arthur Harden and graphene ... [Published Manchester Confidential - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Africa: Africa's Development - Time to Abandon Theory and Confront Reality

Globalization cannot help develop Africa, as peddlers of the 'Africa rising' myth claim. In reality, globalization is yet another form of colonization - not by nations but by multinationals with the active support and encouragement of their governments. ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Career Case Study: Mergers & Acquisitions

Christian Horn, Analyst, Investment banking, Goldman SachsChristian graduated from the University of St Gallen in Switzerland with a degree in Business Administration before taking a Masters in Accounting & Finance at the London School of Economics. He ... [Published EFinancialCareers Japan - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Why Greg Clark’s silence on tuition fees could backfire

Greg Clark's lips are sealed on key issues of higher education policy. Photograph: Sarah Lee for the Guardian Why is Greg Clark using a lot of words without saying anything? He has, as he told his audience at the annual vice-chancellors’ conference last ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 16 2014]

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"There are particular issues that affect some groups more than others, with People with Disability Australia submitting: ‘In addition to paying more of their income on rent, people with disability also pay a higher proportion of their income on out of pocket expenses related to disability. This leaves little disposable income for everyday needs such as food and clothing, and makes spending on luxuries, investing in education, or the opportunity to save for the future out of reach for the vast majority of people with disability."
...He won the bronze medal and a Best Solution award at the World Olympiad in Beijing, and was placed among the top 1% at the Physics Olympiad. "I'm taking up a four-year course in computer science and mathematics at Cambridge. I had to choose between IIT Chennai, IISc Bangalore, Indian Statistical Institute, Chennai Mathematical Institute and Cambridge. I'm looking forward to do research in computer science with mathematics once I complete my course" he told TOI
Like a lot of people, I'd say my vote is 'Yes, but...," says Bell. "I don't support the SNP [the Scottish National Party], and I see independence more as a massive opportunity for Scottish people to influence their government, and, in the long term, make it a better place to live."
Simon Smiles, chief investment officer of ultra high net worth individuals at UBS Wealth Management, said, "The apparent safety of cash, reinforced by the painful psychological experience of the 2008-2009 global financial crisis and the subsequent troubles within the European Monetary Union, likely reinforces the tendency to favor this cautious allocation strategy."

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The 20 Universities That Have Produced The Most... [Published Clusterstock - 10 hours ago]
More billionaires went to the University of Pennsylvania for their undergraduate degrees than any other college in the world, according to a new report from Wealth-X . 25 current billionaires received their bachelor's degrees at Penn, the most ...
How Banks Continue FX Rigging Right Under The S... [Published Zero Hedge - 23 hours ago]
The good news is that the rigging of the FX markets - now conspiracy fact, not conspiracy theory - has, according to Bloomberg, forced the world’s biggest banks to overhaul how they trade currencies to regain the trust of customers and preempt regulators’ ...
Monica Lewinsky Says Celebrity Photo Hacker Has... [Published Breitbart Feed - Sep 17 2014]
Monica Lewinsky, the woman who rose to fame after her "inappropriate relationship" with then-President Bill Clinton was exposed to the public, said that the celebrity photo hacker has crossed the line. "...certainly we can agree that stolen private ...
The Efficiency Index [Published Zunia.org RSS - Sep 12 2014]
The Efficiency Index which education systems deliver the best value for money?, commissioned by GEMS Education Solutions, is the first comprehensive international analysis that looks at how efficiently education budgets are allocated in each country. ...
Danish Wind Farm Company Sued for Spoiling View [Published Breitbart Feed - Sep 12 2014]
Europe’s troubled wind turbine industry has a new predicament, with a householder in Denmark successfully suing Vestas, a Danish wind turbine manufacturer. Vestas was sued by the householder with the help of International Law Office and awarded ...
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