The early years of the New Pornographers

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The early years of the New Pornographers

Written by By Dr. Devon King, CNN As New Pornographers continue to refine their sonic tools for 24-hour release cycles (as they did recently with the excellent “Ten Canoes”), today’s career trajectories of the…

Weekend days: Why it's a big deal in the UAE

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Weekend days: Why it’s a big deal in the UAE

The United Arab Emirates have abolished their weekend – from 26 May to 8 July – and at the same time moved it with several other Gulf states to a Friday, in an attempt…

Chinese carmaker launches self-driving trucks

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Chinese carmaker launches self-driving trucks

China’s autonomous vehicles industry appears to be enjoying a hot stretch. First, the China-based carmaker BYD became the first company to partner with Silicon Valley’s Tesla to produce the Model 3 sedan. Just last…

Iran and US set up Iran nuclear talks - Rouhani

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Iran and US set up Iran nuclear talks – Rouhani

Image copyright AFP Image caption President Hassan Rouhani says Iran and the US have ended their differences Iran and the US have agreed to resume nuclear talks before the end of November, Iran’s president…