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Protesters Fight Police, Burn Maduro Puppets in Venezuela
Protesters Fight Police, Burn Maduro Puppets in Venezuela

By Reuters

Masked youths battled police, protesters burned and hung from lamp-posts effigies of President Nicolas Maduro and marchers demanded the "resurrection" of democracy on a volatile Easter Sunday in Venezuela. (2:05 pm)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, OPEC

Weibo
Sina Weibo Debuts in New York’s Nasdaq on April 17, IPO Aims to Raise $340 Million

By IBTimes AU

Beijing-based Sina Weibo is due to debut this week in New York through an initial public offering (IPO) that seeks to raise at least $340 million. (Apr 17)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, NEW YORK

Mad Men
‘Mad Men’ Season 7 Premiere Show: Where to Watch Episode 1 Live Online

By IBTimes IN

The seventh and final season of drama series "Mad Men" will premiere on television on Sunday night (13 April). (Apr 13)

MORE TOPICS: NETFLIX, TWITTER, ITUNES

Cyclone Ita
Cyclone Ita: Queensland Premier Newman Warned Residents of Homes Built Before 1985 to Head for Local Shelters Since Houses May Possibly Not Withstand Storm

By IBTimes AU

Queensland Premier Campbell Newman had warned residents of the state to stay at home or in local shelters as Cyclone Ita batters Australia. He advised those whose houses were built before 1985 to immediately leave their units and go to local shelters... (Apr 12)

MORE TOPICS: NASA, CHINA, AUSTRALIA, STORM, TONY ABBOTT

'Beats Pill' by 'Dr. Dre': New And Trendy Audio Speakers; Specs, Quality And Value [REVIEW]

By IBTimes AU

"Beats by Dr. Dre" was all the rage the first time it came out of the market. It garnered a number of fans and music lovers because of the quality it delivers. Now, here comes another addition to the "Beats" brand that will let everyone get hooked: "Beats Pill by Dr Dre. (Apr 11)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, SMARTPHONE, AMERICAN IDOL

crossed legs
Viral Videos: Female-Oriented Ads for Dove & Veet Incur Ire of Women Viewers

By IBTimes AU

Two companies that manufacture products for women are under criticism for the advertisements they recently released supposed to be female-oriented. (Apr 11)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, FACEBOOK

ASX 3
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon 4/10/14

By Comsec

Local stocks continued their upward trajectory today, consolidating at the best levels we've seen since June 2008. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) added 17.2 points or 0.3 per cent by the close to finish at 5477.5 points. (Apr 10)

MORE TOPICS: UNEMPLOYMENT, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

A man walks out of Samsung Electronics' headquarters in Seoul January 6, 2014.
Internal Documents in Patent Lawsuit Reveal Samsung’s Top Priority Is to Beat Apple

By IBTimes AU

Court documents in the ongoing patent lawsuit between competitors Apple and Samsung would give a glimpse of how intense is their rivalry. From former business partners, the Cupertino-based tech giant and the Seoul-based electronics firm have become b... (Apr 10)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, STEVE JOBS, SAMSUNG, COURT, SMARTPHONE, LAWSUIT

Apple Inc’s Schiller: Samsung Ad “feels it”, while iPhone Ad Struggles

By IBTimes AU

An email emerged with Apple Inc’s Schiller saying Samsung ad “feels it” while iPhone ad struggles (Apr 08)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, APPLE INC., SAMSUNG, CALIFORNIA, LAWSUIT

Brett Lee
Brett Lee Reportedly Married for a Second Time?

By IBTimes IN

Reports suggest Brett Lee married one year girl friend Lana Anderson after moving in together late last year. The wedding ceremony was kept private at his new home in Seaforth. (Apr 08)

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