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News Headlines - 30 April 2015

Experts caution inflation to rise faster than expected - FTAdviser.com

But the market has begun to price in a faster rise in inflation than previously expected, which could accelerate further if commodity prices such as oil start to rebound.

Apple, IBM to Work With Japan Post to Serve Elderly - WSJ

Over the next year, IBM will work with Japan Post to develop iPad software that will enhance Japan Post’s national Post Office Watch service, the companies said.

The Era of Japan's All-Powerful Videogame Designers Is Over | WIRED

HIDEO KOJIMA’S EXIT from Konami isn’t just the end of Metal Gear as we know it. It’s the end of the era of big-name directors running the show in Japan.

MediaTek Pins 2nd Half Hopes on Octacore | EE Times

The company Thursday (April 30) reported first-quarter 2015 revenue of NT$47.5 billion ($1.55 billion), down 14.3% from the previous quarter, and up 3.3% from the same period a year ago. MediaTek forecast second-quarter 2015 sales in the range of NT$45.2 billion to NT$49 billion. The company also expects second-quarter smartphone shipments to be in a range of 85 to 90 million units, up from 80 to 85 million units in the first quarter.

Nepal Quake Death Toll May Reach 15,000, Army Chief Says | TIME

Up to 15,000 people may have died in the devastating earthquake that struck Nepal over the weekend, the country’s army chief told NBC News in an exclusive interview on Thursday.

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CNN.co.jp : ネパール地震、経済再建費用は約6千億円か、長期援助の必要性
安倍首相:「大戦、痛切に反省」 米議会演説 - 毎日新聞
“クリミアに核配備の可能性” ロシアをけん制 NHKニュース
ロシア宇宙輸送船、制御不能で地球に降下開始:AFPBB News
バイエルンのCL制覇に暗雲。ロッベン今季絶望、レバンドフスキ復帰未定 | フットボールチャンネル

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News Headlines - 29 April 2015

Japan's Abe to Address US Congress

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will receive the rare honor of addressing a joint meeting of the United States Congress on Wednesday, as he continues his week-long trip to the U.S.

Japan heading for war with China, warns Abe rival | The Times

Japan is lurching violently to the right under its nationalist government and could end up introducing military conscription and going to war with China, the country’s opposition leader has told The Times.

Rescued girls not from Chibok, Nigerian military says - CNN.com

Girls rescued from Boko Haram terror camps in Sambisa Forest on Tuesday are "not the Chibok girls," Nigerian Army spokesman Sani Usman said.

Indonesia's dramatic executions hide the real problem - Al Jazeera English

A firing squad in Indonesia has shot Australian drug smugglers Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran together with six out of seven other alleged narcotics traffickers. Their deaths have caused an international outcry.
Over the past few days, the foreign ministers of Australia, Brazil, France, and the Philippines had all expressed their dismay over their nationals' imminent execution.

Twitter Reports Weak Earnings and the Stock Is Crashing - Bloomberg Business

Twitter Inc. posted first-quarter revenue that fell short of estimates and cut its sales forecast as the company struggles to attract more users and advertisers. The stock fell 18 percent, fueled by the early release of results.

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フィンランドが爆雷で警告 首都沖にロシアの潜水艦か - 産経ニュース


米アップル:株価下落、アイフォーン好調維持が困難との見方 - Bloomberg


「出産直前のキャサリン妃、王室ファンにサプライズ」 News i


アイスランドは、なぜ遺伝子研究先進国になれたのか « WIRED.jp


超電導リニア世界記録 鉄道先進国フランスの反論 | 乗りものニュース


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News Headlines - 28 April 2015

Conservatives take one point lead ahead of election - YouGov poll | Reuters

The poll showed Conservatives on 35 percent, up two points from Sunday, versus Labour at 34 percent, unchanged from yesterday, polling company YouGov said.

UK government warns BP over potential takeover - FT.com

The British government has told BP it would oppose any potential takeover of the company, which was seriously weakened by the huge bill incurred after the Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Horizon disaster five years ago.

Fitch downgrades Japan, joins Moody's in warning on fiscal policy | Reuters

Fitch Ratings downgraded Japan's credit rating by one notch after the government failed to take steps in this fiscal year's budget to offset a delay in a sales tax increase, the agency said on Monday.

Diana is people’s choice for a baby princess | The Sunday Times

According to a YouGov poll for The Sunday Times, 12% think naming the child after her paternal grandmother, Diana, Princess of Wales, would be the best choice.
The survey of 2,200 adults found Alice and Charlotte were the next most popular options, both attracting the support of 9%... If the baby ia a boy, 13% would like him to be called James. Other popular names include Alexander(8%) and Ricahrd and Louis(both 7%).

Greece moves to sideline Varoufakis after reform talks fiasco | Reuters

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Monday reshuffled his team handling talks with European and IMF lenders, a move widely seen as an effort to relegate embattled Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis to a less active role in negotiations.

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黒人青年の死に抗議、一部の参加者が暴徒化 米ボルティモア:AFPBB News

米メリーランド(Maryland)州ボルティモア(Baltimore)で25日、黒人青年のフレディ・グレイ(Freddie Gray)さんが警察に取り押さえられた際に頸部(けいぶ)を負傷して死亡したことに抗議する大規模な集会が行われたが、一部の参加者が暴徒化し、警察車両や商店の窓を破壊した。

独VWピエヒ会長が辞任、CEOとの権力争いに敗れる | Reuters


CNN.co.jp : 安倍首相訪米、TPP合意は期待出来ず ホワイトハウス


「外務報道官名でNYタイムズ社説への反論を投稿」 News i - TBSの動画ニュースサイト


CNN.co.jp : ウィンブルドンも「自撮り棒」禁止


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News Headlines - 27 April 2015

Amazon’s New Travel Service Enters Lucrative Online Travel Market - WSJ

Amazon.com Inc. launched a new hotel-booking service for three major metro areas on Monday, trying to entice shoppers who might be browsing for books or music to reserve a hotel stay.

Three suspects held in French investigation into failed church attack | Reuters

French police were holding three people for questioning on suspicion they may be accomplices of an Algerian man suspected of planning to attack at least one French church, several French media said on Sunday.

Japan makes arrest after drone lands on roof of Abe’s office - FT.com

Japanese police arrested a man who allegedly dropped a small drone laced with traces of radiation on the prime minister’s office in an apparent protest against the country’s nuclear power policy.

Billionaire’s Daughter Turning CEO Shows What Japan Inc. Lacks - Bloomberg Business

Anyone wondering why Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is crusading to get more women running Japan’s male-dominated corporations should meet Miwako Date, daughter of Japanese billionaire property developer Akira Mori.

BBC Sport - Belgrade derby: Riots mar Red Star's game with Partizan

The start of the Belgrade derby between Red Star and Partizan was delayed for 45 minutes because of crowd trouble.

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スイスで配送ドローン検討 郵便公社、試験飛行へ - 47NEWS(よんななニュース)


フランス:老朽原発、廃炉に暗雲 - 毎日新聞


ヤンマー、スペイン発電機メーカー買収 数百億円規模 :日本経済新聞


はぐれ銀河を11個発見、故郷を追われた原理解明 | ナショナルジオグラフィック日本版サイト




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News Headlines - 26 April 2015

Nepal earthquake: Nation copes with the devastation - CNN.com

On Sunday, Nepal began coming to terms with the death and devastation left by earthquakes and aftershocks. At least 2,430 people died in Nepal alone, and that number is sure to climb. Counting fatalities in India and China, more than 2,500 were killed.

Israeli airstrikes target alleged militants on border - CNN.com

The Israeli military conducted airstrikes Sunday night in the area between Israel and Syria, targeting a group of militants allegedly trying to plant a bomb on the Israeli border.

Police receive more than 50 calls after appeal for help with 1975 murders | UK news | The Guardian

Detectives investigating the linked murders of two young women 40 years ago have received more than 50 calls following a Crimewatch appeal for help in identifying the killer.

EU urges Singapore to reinstate halt on executions - Channel NewsAsia

The EU has called on Singapore authorities to "stop all pending executions and to reinstate its earlier moratorium on capital punishment as a first step towards definitive abolition of the death penalty".

BBC Sport - Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho claims Arsenal are the boring ones

Jose Mourinho took a thinly-veiled swipe at Arsenal and boss Arsene Wenger after hearing his side subjected to "boring boring Chelsea" chants during their goalless draw at Emirates Stadium.

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アップルウォッチ世界で発売、いつもの熱狂あえて抑制 | Reuters


CNN.co.jp : 新3種混合ワクチンと自閉症に「関連なし」 米で大規模研究


CNN.co.jp : ニュージーランド首相、ウエートレスの髪を引っ張り謝罪


豪イスラム学校、「処女失う」として女子生徒のランニングを禁止:AFPBB News


ナショジオだから行けた!究極の洞窟 | ナショナルジオグラフィック日本版サイト


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News Headlines - 25 April 2015

Massive earthquake in Nepal; tremors felt across North India - The Hindu

A high-intensity quake measuring 7.9 on the Richter scale, according to the U.S. Geological Survey, struck Nepal at around 11.50 a.m. on Saturday. The quake also rocked many parts of east and north India, including Delhi.

Nepal earthquake: Death toll passes 1,000 - BBC News

More than 1,000 people have been killed in Nepal's deadliest earthquake for more than 80 years, police say.
The 7.8 magnitude quake struck an area of central Nepal between the capital, Kathmandu, and the city of Pokhara.

First Everest avalanche victim named as Google executive - Telegraph

Dan Fredinburg, who worked as head of privacy at Google [x] was killed in the avalanche at Everest base camp

Iranian ships turn away from Yemen - CNNPolitics.com

Multiple U.S. officials had told CNN that the American ships had been deployed to the region to dissuade the nine-vessel Iranian convoy, which included armed ships, from docking in Yemen, where Iran has been supporting and arming the Houthi rebellion.

Ex-Top Gear producer launches blistering attack on 'meddling' BBC executives - Telegraph

Ex-Top Gear producer Andy Wilman has launched a scathing attack on the BBC’s “meddling” executives after quitting the show.
Writing in the Top Gear Magazine a day after he left the BBC, Mr Wilman accused bosses of pressuring him to hire a female presenter before the show's 2002 re-launch.

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仏経済相、ルノー株買い増しでゴーン氏と協議継続  | Reuters


ドイツ銀が投資銀資産19兆円圧縮、ポストバンク株売却-関係者 - Bloomberg

ドイツ最大の銀行であるドイツ銀行 は、目標を下回る利益の回復を図るため、リテール(小口金融)部門ドイツ・ポストバンクへの出資比率を引き下げ、証券部門を縮小する計画だ。

「ロンドンの貸金庫強盗事件、犯行現場の写真公開」 News i


CNN.co.jp : バチカンがテロ標的に、イタリアで逮捕者 アルカイダと関係


CNN.co.jp : 米司法長官にリンチ氏、アフリカ系女性で初


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News Headlines - 24 April 2015

Statue Of Liberty Evacuated After Bomb Threat

The all-clear has been given after the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island were evacuated following a bomb threat.
The iconic attractions were emptied after a 911 caller threatened to blow up the statue, the National Park Service said in a statement.

Man turns himself in, says he landed drone atop Japan PM office | Fox News

Japanese police said Friday they are investigating a man who claimed responsibility for landing a drone on the roof of the Japanese prime minister's office this week.
Tokyo metropolitan police said the man turned himself in to Fukui prefectural police in western Japan.

Amazon Finally Discloses Cloud Services Sales, Showing 49% Jump - Bloomberg Business

Turns out there’s real money in the cloud. The Amazon.com Inc. division that serves up computer power, storage, and software via the Internet, generated $1.57 billion in first-quarter sales.
The first-ever disclosure of results from the Amazon Web Services division showed revenue increased 49 percent from a year earlier. AWS cranked out operating income of $265 million for Amazon, helping offset losses in other businesses. Net losses for the enlarged company came in at $57 million.

The real X Files: NASA assembles elite team of alien hunters to find life on other planets - Mirror Online

The space agency has brought together 10 'extraterrestrial experts' to see if any of the planets discovered outside our solar system are be inhabited... The initiative, dubbed Nexus for Exoplanet System Science (Nexss), will include scientists from Stanford, the University of California and Yale.

Woolly mammoths’ genes decoded, bringing clues to how they died out and how they could come back - The Independent

The research found that woolly mammoths, which came about around 700,000 years ago, suffered two huge population shocks that each significantly reduced the number of them around. Eventually, mammoths died out after the remaining ones lived on a remote island where they are thought to have declined as a result of inbreeding that led to genetic problems.

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アルメニア人虐殺「ドイツにも責任」 独大統領、歴史の罪に言及:AFPBB News

ドイツのヨアヒム・ガウク(Joachim Gauck)大統領は23日、1世紀前に起きたオスマン帝国軍によってアルメニア人約150万人が殺害された事件について「ジェノサイド(民族大量虐殺)」だと非難すると共に、同盟国だったドイツにも責任があるとの見解を示した。

イタリア:戦火逃れ危険な海渡り…難民はさらに北を目指す - 毎日新聞


CNN.co.jp : 欧米の経済制裁でロシアの損失額は約13兆円、首相明かす - (1/2)


米政府のシステム、ロシアの攻撃でもろさ露呈 - WSJ


ロンドン高級住宅ブームが失速-ナイツブリッジ値上がり率最低 - Bloomberg


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News Headlines - 23 April 2015

Ten years of YouTube videos - BBC News

Ten years ago Jawed Karim uploaded the very first video to YouTube. Titled 'me at the zoo' it lasts only 18 seconds and involves the YouTube co-founder standing in front of elephants at the zoo. Today, 300 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute

U.S. strike inadvertently killed U.S., Italian hostages; Obama apologizes | Reuters

A U.S. drone strike in January targeting an al Qaeda compound in Pakistan near the Afghan border inadvertently killed an American and an Italian who had been held hostage for years by the group, U.S. officials said on Thursday.

Progress Eagle: The plane of tomorrow - CNN.com

Designer and aviation enthusiast Oscar Vinals is slightly addicted to crafting concept planes. Last year, he came up with the design for the AWWA Sky Whale, a futuristic aircraft that he said would revolutionize green air travel and carry an astonishing 755 passengers. Now, he's bested himself.

No link between MMR and autism, major study concludes | The Guardian

A major study published in one of the world’s leading medical journals has concluded that there is no link between the MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) vaccination and autism in children.

Police charge Sunderland, England winger Adam Johnson with sexual offences, grooming | Energeticcity.ca

Sunderland winger Adam Johnson was charged on Thursday with three offences of sexual activity with a girl under the age of 16 and one of grooming.

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VW、トヨタ抜きトップ=14年度世界販売台数 - WSJ


ドイツ銀、LIBOR操作めぐり20億ユーロ支払いへ-関係者 - Bloomberg

ドイツ最大の銀行であるドイツ銀行 は、指標金利操作をめぐる米英当局の調査を決着させるため、約20億ユーロ(約2570億円)を支払う見通しだ。

「妊娠中のキャサリン妃、お忍びで通う商店街」 News i


BABYMETAL欧州最大級フェスに日本人唯一&史上最年少メインステージ出演 - 音楽ナタリー

「Reading & Leeds Festivals」は毎年8月下旬にイギリスのレディングとリーズという2都市で同時開催されるヨーロッパ最大級のロックフェス。BABYMETALは今回唯一の日本人アーティストにして同フェスティバル史上最年少のメイン野外ステージ出演者となり、8月29日にレディング公演、30日にリーズ公演に登場する。彼女たちの出演日程ではMetallicaやBring Me The Horizonらが名を連ねている。

【やじうまWatch】KNOPPIX日本語版が開発を中止。公式サイトも終了し、イメージは削除される -INTERNET Watch

そんなKNOPPIXの日本語版は独立行政法人産業技術総合研究所(産総研)が配布していたが、このたび同研究所サイト内にあった公式ページが運営を終了した。……ちなみに、日本語版の最終バージョンは7.0.2で、ファイル名はknoppix_v7.0.2DVD_20120530-20120615.iso(SHA1: 68aba07390f93316b42ab76e3da530da97173b73)なので、手元にイメージファイルがある人は参考にしてほしい。

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News Headlines - 22 April 2015

Drone with 'minuscule' quantity of radiation found on Japan PM's office roof: media | Reuters

A drone marked with a radioactive sign was found on the roof of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's office on Wednesday and media said it tested positive for a "minuscule" amount of radiation.

Japan lawmakers visit controversial Yasukuni shrine | DW.DE | 22.04.2015

Over 100 Japanese lawmakers were in attendance Wednesday, including those convicted of war crimes by allied tribunals after World War II.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was notably absent from the commemoration, choosing instead to send religious offerings in a move less likely to provoke rebuke from China, which bore the brunt of Japan's wartime aggression. No Japanese cabinet ministers took part in the ceremony.

Japan records first trade surplus since 2012 - BBC News

Japan has recorded its first trade surplus in three years after the weaker yen boosted exports and cheaper oil prices lowered its import bill.

Japan court rejects attempt to block Sendai reactor restart - BBC News

A court in Japan has rejected an attempt by local residents to halt the restart of two nuclear reactors at the Sendai plant in Kagoshima prefecture.

‘Galaxy Quest’ TV Series: Paramount TV Eyeing Revival for 1999 Comedy | Variety

Paramount Television is shopping a TV spin on the 1999 comedy “Galaxy Quest,” a spoof of the sci-fi TV show that starred Tim Allen and Sigourney Weaver.

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「地中海の移民船転覆、イタリア当局が船長ら2人逮捕」 News i


ドイツ:アウシュビッツの会計係…初公判、責任認める - 毎日新聞


デンマークが動物との性行為を全面禁止、議会で法案可決 | Reuters


JA全農 ロンドンに和牛の直営レストラン NHKニュース


13歳久保君なぜバルサを辞めたのか 規則厳格化の波紋:朝日新聞デジタル


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渡辺治『安倍政権と日本政治の新段階 新自由主義・軍事大国化・改憲にどう対抗するか』(旬報社)


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News Headlines - 21 April 2015

Egypt's former president Mohamed Morsi sentenced to 20 years in prison | The Guardian

Egypt’s former president Mohamed Morsi has been sentenced to 20 years in prison over the killing of demonstrators outside his palace in 2012, the first verdict to be issued against the country’s first freely elected leader.

South Africa deploys army to curb anti-immigrant violence | Reuters

South Africa deployed the army on Tuesday in "volatile areas" to curb a wave of anti-immigrant violence that has killed at least seven people this month, the defense minister said.

South Korea Prime Minister Lee Wan-koo offers to resign - CNN.com

South Korea's Prime Minister Lee Wan-koo offered to resign on Monday amid a growing political scandal.

Shinzo Abe may not repeat previous apologies for Japan's wartime atrocities | The Guardian

Japan’s prime minister, Shinzo Abe, has hinted that he will not repeat previous official apologies for Japan’s wartime conduct in a highly anticipated statement to mark the anniversary of the end of the Pacific war later this year.

Japan maglev train breaks world speed record again - BBC News

A Japanese magnetic levitation train has broken its own world speed record, hitting 603km/h (374mph) in a test run near Mount Fuji.
The train beat the 590km/h speed it had set last week in another test.

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CNN.co.jp : ピュリツァー賞、NYタイムズがエボラ報道など3部門で受賞


ノルウェー、2017年にFMラジオ放送停止へ – デジタルラジオへ完全移行 - WirelessWire News(ワイヤレスワイヤーニュース)


『ルパン三世』新TVシリーズ今秋放送、劇伴は大野雄二氏「どまん中のルパン」 | マイナビニュース

1985年『ルパン三世 PART III』終了以来30年ぶりとなる本作は、昨年10月にフランス・カンヌで開催された世界最大級のコンテンツ国際見本市「MIPCOM」にて制作を発表。TVシリーズとしてPart4であるとともに、イタリアのサンマリノ共和国が舞台となり、2015年5月イタリアRTI局が日本に先がけ放送を予定していた。これを受けて、全国のルパンファンの期待に応える形で日本での放送が決定した。

是枝裕和監督最新作「海街diary」がカンヌ映画祭コンペ出品決定! : 映画.com


本田所属のミラン、26日に株式の60%をタイの実業家に売却へ | サッカーキング


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News Headlines - 20 April 2015

Haji Bakr: Former Saddam Hussein spy is mastermind behind Isis takeover of northern Syria and push into Iraq, report claims - The Independent

Isis’s takeover of northern Syria and its intentions to overrun Iraq were masterminded by a man named Haji Bakr, a former intelligence officer for Saddam Hussein, it has been claimed.

US, Philippines Start Combat Drills Amid China Reclamations - ABC News

More than 11,500 American and Filipino military personnel launched one of their largest annual combat readiness exercises Monday amid growing alarm over massive land reclamations by China in disputed South China Sea territories.

Japan, U.S. report progress on trade talks, though Tokyo stands tough on rice | Reuters

Japan and the United States reported progress in top-level trade talks on Sunday that could pave the way for a broader trans-Pacific trade deal, although Tokyo cautioned that a bilateral accord was unlikely in time for a summit next week.

Members of Neo-Fascist Golden Dawn Party in Greece Appear Briefly in Court - NYTimes.com

In Greece’s most high-profile political trial in decades, members of the neo-fascist party Golden Dawn appeared in a Greek court for a brief hearing as their trial opened Monday on charges including membership in a criminal organization and murder.

Pupil With 'Crossbow' Kills Teacher In Spain

A pupil reportedly armed with a crossbow he fashioned out of ballpoint pens has allegedly killed a teacher and injured at least three others at a high school in Barcelona.

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五輪開催地リオ政府が電話とネット止められる、66億円料金未払い | Reuters


反EU政党が勢力維持、第2党に フィンランド総選挙:朝日新聞デジタル


独VW監査役会、経営トップの対立解消に向け近く会合=独紙 | Reuters


CNN.co.jp : ビザなし訪問可能な旅券のランク調査 米英首位、日本4位


支配率29.7%でマンUに勝利したチェルシー…モウリーニョ「99%でも一切問題ない」 | サッカーキング


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News Headlines - 19 April 2015

Italian PM calls for emergency summit as up to 700 migrants drown | The Guardian

Italy’s prime minister called for an emergency European summit this week to deal with the deepening migrant crisis off its southern coast after as many as 700 men, women and children were feared to have drowned in a Mediterranean shipwreck.

Purported ISIS video shows militants killing groups of Ethiopian Christians - The Washington Post

Islamic State militants in Libya shot and beheaded two groups of Ethiopian Christians, a video purportedly from the extremists showed Sunday, according to the Associated Press.

What if no-one wins the election? - BBC News

What happens after the election if there is a hung parliament? Which parties might agree to work together and who may hold the balance of power? Who could build a majority of 326 votes in the house? Play our game to find out.

British Transport Police urge Londoners to report sexual harassment in hard-hitting new Report it to Stop it video | Metro News

Transport for London has released a new video urging the capital’s public transport users to report instances of sexual harassment.

Japan's Maglev Train Breaks World Speed Record

A magnetic levitation (maglev) train in Japan has broken the world speed record by hitting 366mph.
The Central Japan Railway Company said the seven-car train completed a test run on an experimental track in Yamanashi on Thursday.
It beat the previous record of 361mph set in 2003 - but the new record could be smashed within days.
Another test run is scheduled for Tuesday during which the train's speed could reach 373mph.

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英二大政党、単独過半数は遠く 総選挙  :日本経済新聞


IMF委員会声明「改革遅れに失望」 NHKニュース


リビアの治安悪化、春の気候──増える難民に悩むイタリア:AFPBB News

 最近の6日間に地中海(Mediterranean Sea)で救助されイタリア国内に収容された難民は1万1000人を超えている。同国の沿岸警備隊は、17日にはさらに数百人が救助・収容されるという見通しを示した。

フランス:人種差別対策130億円かけネット監視機関創設 - 毎日新聞


岡崎が2得点 香川は今季3点目 NHKニュース


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News Headlines - 18 April 2015

UK bookmakers offer odds on hung Parliament - JamaicaObserver.com

British bookmakers were yesterday offering their shortest-ever odds on a hung Parliament in next month's general election, with David Cameron's survival as prime minister too close to call.

Salmond: Miliband 'foolish' to rule out SNP coalition - ITV News

The former SNP leader has stepped up the pressure on Labour leader Ed Miliband with a fresh warning that he will find it difficult to avoid doing some form of deal with the Scottish nationalists in the event of another hung parliament.

China Building Aircraft Runway in Disputed Spratly Islands - NYTimes.com

China is building a concrete runway on an island in the South China Sea’s contested waters that will be capable of handling military aircraft when finished, satellite images released Thursday show.

Thousands in Germany protest against Europe-U.S. trade deal | Reuters

Thousands of people marched in Berlin, Munich and other German cities on Saturday in protest against a planned free trade deal between Europe and the United States that they fear will erode food, labor and environmental standards.

South Africa faces backlash over violent attacks on migrant workers | The Guardian

South African vehicles were pelted with stones in Mozambique on Friday and South African companies are reportedly being threatened with closure in Nigeria. Protests have been held at various South African embassies across the continent, and several South African musicians have been forced to cancel concerts abroad.

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旅客機墜落 ドイツで追悼のミサと式典 NHKニュース


CNN.co.jp : 「英で大規模な油田発見」は間違いだった?


防犯カメラに映る奇妙な動きの男…なぜ?| ytv 読売テレビ


CNN.co.jp : 半年間「無職」の国民に罰金、奉仕活動の強制 ベラルーシ


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News Headlines - 17 April 2015

IMF Official Sees Greek Bailout Needing Several More Weeks of Talks - WSJ

Negotiations over fresh emergency financing for Greece are likely to take several more weeks, even though the cash-needy government in Athens requires a deal to help it meet a big increase in debt payments due in June, a senior International Monetary Fund official said Friday.

UK jobless rate falls to 5.6%, lowest since 2008 | The Guardian

The Conservatives welcomed news of the drop in the jobless rate to 5.6% as well as the number of people in work hitting a record of more than 31m... But wage growth eased – the latest evidence that much of the labour market recovery is yet to translate into higher living standards.

How Google found itself ‘on the wrong side of history’ - FT.com

This week, the results of that failure were apparent as Mr Almunia’s no-nonsense Danish successor, Margrethe Vestager, unveiled a formal complaint against Google, marking the most significant tech case since Brussels took on Microsoft a decade ago.

Zuckerberg: an unequal internet better than no internet - Telegraph

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has spoken out in defence of Internet.org, after a group of Indian technology and internet companies pulled out of the initiative, claiming it threatened the principle of "net neutrality".

No bones about it, there were cannibal cavemen in Somerset | The Times

Researchers from the Natural History Museum have analysed the prehistoric remains found in Gough’s Cave, and found that not only was there definitively cannibalism, but it was very extensive and very methodical.

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フランス:「50年に原発ゼロ可能」公的機関が報告書 - 毎日新聞


アメリカの吉野家はスタイルも味もやっぱりアメリカンだった! | マイナビニュース


スマホと連携するアナログ腕時計など6製品、仏Withingsが日本発売。活動量、睡眠をトラッキング - Engadget Japanese

フランスのIoTメーカー Withings(ウィジングズ)は、スマートフォンと連携するヘルスケアデバイスなどを4月16日に国内発売しました。



モウリーニョ、チェルシーが嫌われるのは「退屈だから」 - Goal.com


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News Headlines - 16 April 2015

Poll says Miliband wins last pre-election TV debate but PM Cameron absent | Reuters

A snap opinion poll declared opposition Labour leader Ed Miliband the winner of the final TV debate of a knife-edge election campaign on Thursday, but Prime Minister David Cameron didn't take part, making it an oddly unbalanced event.

IMF knocks Greek debt rescheduling hopes - FT.com

Greek officials have made an informal approach to the International Monetary Fund to delay repayments of loans to the international lender, highlighting the parlous state of Greek finances, but were told that no rescheduling was possible.

China's growth slows to 7% in the first quarter - BBC News

China's economic growth slowed further in the three months to March this year, expanding 7% compared to a year earlier, its slowest pace since the global financial crisis in 2009.

Japanese media facing political pressure, says Abe critic | The Guardian

A leading Japanese political commentator has accused the government of applying pressure on the media to tone down criticism of the prime minister, Shinzo Abe, after the ruling party summoned broadcasters for questioning about their news shows.

Han Solo and Chewbacca in new Star Wars The Force Awakens trailer new - BBC News

Fans have been given a first glimpse of Han Solo in the new trailer for Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens.

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www.fnn-news.com: ヨーロッパ中央銀行・ドラギ総裁会見に女乱入も取り押さえられる


米議会敷地にオートジャイロ着陸、操縦の男拘束 :AFPBB News

米首都ワシントン(Washington D.C.)で15日、政治腐敗に抗議する男が、小型ヘリコプターに似たオートジャイロを飛行禁止区域内で操縦し、連邦議会議事堂の敷地内の庭に違法に着陸させる騒ぎがあった。観光客らもいた現場周辺は一時騒然となり、警察は直ちに捜査に乗り出した。

フランス国債入札、5年債利回りが初のマイナスに | Reuters


米アップルとIBM、人工知能使い医療研究支援  :日本経済新聞


T・ハンクスさん妻が両乳房切除、がん発見で 米誌報道:AFPBB News

米人気俳優トム・ハンクス(Tom Hanks)さんの妻で米女優・歌手のリタ・ウィルソン(Rita Wilson)さん(58)が、乳がんと診断されたことを受け、両乳房の切除・再建手術を受けていたことが分かった。

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News Headlines - 15 April 2015

EU says Google hurt consumers and competitors in Internet search case | Reuters

The European Union accused Google Inc on Wednesday of cheating consumers and competitors by distorting Web search results to favor its own shopping service, after a five-year investigation that could change the rules for business online.

Japan now largest foreign holder of Treasuries

As of the end of February, Japan held $1,224.4 billion of U.S. government securities, up from $1,210.8 billion a year earlier. China held $1,223.7 billion, down from $1,272.9 billion a year earlier.

Nordic countries extend military alliance in face of Russian aggression | The Guardian

The Nordic countries have pledged to step up military cooperation in the face of increased Russian aggression, which they described as the “biggest challenge to European security”.

Japan Scrambling Jets at Historic Rate to Deter Russian Planes | The Moscow Times

Japan's air force said Wednesday that jet fighter scrambles have reached a level not seen since the height of the Cold War three decades ago as Russian bombers probe its northern skies and Chinese combat aircraft intrude into its southern air space.
In the year ending March 31, Japanese fighters scrambled 944 times, 16 percent more than the same period the previous year, the country's Self Defense Force said.

Asiana plane skids off runway at Hiroshima, Japan - BBC News

Air safety authorities in Japan are investigating how a South Korean Asiana Airlines plane skidded off a runway on landing at Hiroshima airport... Local media reported that at least 20 people had minor injuries.

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AIIB 独首相が日本に参加呼びかけ NHKニュース


ノキア、仏アルカテル買収交渉を発表  :日本経済新聞


とんこつ人気爆発、ロンドンで「ラーマゲドン」 : 読売新聞(YOMIURI ONLINE)


香川所属のドルトムントが現地15日に記者会見 クロップ監督が辞任発表か (ISM) - Yahoo!ニュース


英国総選挙の政党支持率:最新世論調査(表) - Bloomberg

調査終了日 調査会社 労働党 保守党 労働党リード* ======================================================
4月13日 YouGov 34% 33% 1
4月12日 Ashcroft 33% 33% 0
4月12日 ICM   33% 39% -6
4月12日 Populus 33% 33% 0
4月12日 YouGov 36% 33% 3
4月11日 YouGov 34% 34% 0
4月10日 YouGov 35% 33% 2
4月9日 Populus 33% 31% 2
4月9日 YouGov 34% 35% -1
4月8日 YouGov 35% 34% 1
4月7日 YouGov 35% 33% 2
4月6日 Populus 33% 31% 2
4月4日 YouGov 33% 34% -1
4月2日 YouGov 35% 37% -2
4月1日 Populus 34% 32% 2
4月1日 YouGov 34% 36% -2
3月31日 YouGov 36% 35% 1
3月30日 YouGov 35% 35% 0
3月29日 Ashcroft 34% 36% -2 =======================================================

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News Headlines - 14 April 2015

U.K. Dodges Deflation for a Second Month as Rate Stays at Zero - Bloomberg Business

Weak price growth means there’s little pressure on the Bank of England to raise its key interest rate from a record-low 0.5 percent, where it’s been for more than six years. Governor Mark Carney has said any period of falling prices will be temporary and an expected pickup in inflation at the end of the year means the next move in interest rates is likely to be an increase.

ECB Says QE Buoys Lending as Some Banks Bemoan Hit to Profit - Bloomberg Business

The ECB started buying private assets last year and expanded the program in March to include sovereign bonds and agency debt to revive inflation. In its bank-lending survey for the first quarter of 2015 published on Tuesday, the Frankfurt-based institution said the strategy is having an impact.

Mass dolphin stranding in Japan triggers earthquake fears | Daily Mail Online

The mass stranding of 160 melon-headed whales on two beaches in Japan has triggered fears of upcoming earthquake and tsunami.

Japan's post-Fukushima nuclear restart plans dealt a blow by court ruling | The Guardian

A court in Japan has dealt a blow to plans by the prime minister, Shinzo Abe, to relaunch nuclear power generation four years after the Fukushima meltdown by halting the restart of two reactors over safety concerns.

South Korea lifts travel ban on Japanese journalist in defamation trial | Reuters

South Korea lifted a travel ban on a Japanese journalist on trial for a charge of defaming South Korean President Park Geun-hye, a prosecution official said on Tuesday, removing what has been an irritant in bilateral relations.

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ルビオ上院議員が立候補表明 共和党3人目、米大統領選:朝日新聞デジタル


CNN.co.jp : ブラジル各地で大統領弾劾求めるデモ 汚職疑惑で


プーチンのおふざけ画像は違法、ロシア当局が警告 - WSJ



地球温暖化による海水温度の上昇で、英国の伝統的な料理「フィッシュ・アンド・チップス」が食べられなくなる可能性があると指摘した英大チームの研究論文が、13日の英科学誌「ネイチャー・クライメート・チェンジ(Nature Climate Change)」に掲載された。

スピルバーグ氏がディズニー映画を初監督へ-「BFG」 - Bloomberg

米ウォルト・ディズニー はスティーブン・スピルバーグ監督の映画「BFG」(原題)に出資する。「ジョーズ」や「E.T.」の監督で知られるスピルバーグ氏がディズニー作品を監督するのは初めてで、ディズニーは同氏との関係を強化する。

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News Headlines - 13 April 2015

Greece prepares for debt default if talks with creditors fail - FT.com

Greece is preparing to take the dramatic step of declaring a debt default unless it can reach a deal with its international creditors by the end of April, according to people briefed on the radical leftist government’s thinking.

Bookies bet royal baby name will be... | Orillia Packet and Times

British bookies are betting the second child of Prince William and Kate, due this month, will be a princess named Alice, Charlotte or Elizabeth.
If it's a boy — and the bookies were right about George for the first prince — top picks include James or Arthur, the middle name of both William and his father Prince Charles.

Evidence of liquid water found on Mars - BBC News

Nasa's Curiosity rover has found that water can exist as a liquid near the Martian surface.
Mars should be too cold to support liquid water at the surface, but salts in the soil lower its freezing point - allowing briny films to form.

Fukushima robot stranded after stalling inside reactor | The Guardian

Decommissioning work at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant has suffered a setback after a robot sent in to a damaged reactor to locate melted fuel stalled hours into its mission and had to be abandoned.

How to solve Albert, Bernard and Cheryl's birthday maths problem | The Guardian

Remember, Albert is told either May, June, July or August.
Bernard is told either 14, 15, 16, 17, 18 or 19
Albert: I don’t know when Cheryl’s birthday is, but I know that Bernard doesn’t know too.
Line 2) Bernard: At first I don’t know when Cheryl’s birthday is, but now I know.
Line 3) Albert: Then I also know when Cheryl’s birthday is.

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CNN.co.jp : ヒラリー・クリントン氏、米大統領選への出馬を正式表明




パリ、2024年夏季五輪に立候補 「冒険に乗り出す」:朝日新聞デジタル


ドイツの賃上げ、世界経済にとっても朗報 - WSJ




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News Headlines - 12 April 2015

Pope Francis calls Armenian slaughter genocide - FT.com

Turkey has summoned the Vatican envoy after Pope Francis called the Ottoman-era slaughter of Armenians “the first genocide of the 20th century”, in comments that increase pressure on Ankara ahead of the events’ centenary this month.

Bangladesh hangs Islamist leader for 1971 war crimes | Reuters

Bangladesh hanged Islamist opposition leader Muhammad Kamaruzzaman on Saturday for war crimes committed during the 1971 war of independence from Pakistan, a move met with an angry reaction from his supporters who called for a protest strike.

Video purportedly shows ISIS destroying ancient Iraqi city of Nimrud | Fox News

Islamic State militants hammered, bulldozed and ultimately blew up parts of the ancient Iraqi Assyrian city of Nimrud, destroying a site dating back to the 13th century B.C., an online militant video purportedly shows.

Gatwick Airport to invest £20m in domestic flights - if it wins second runway | Meridian - ITV News

Gatwick Airport will invest £20m in expanding domestic and regional services, if it is awarded a second runway.
The fund will pay for new services to open up within ten years. Currently Gatwick serves 11 regional airports within the UK.

Video: Jeremy Clarkson hints Top Gear team may have a future outside the BBC - Telegraph

Jeremy Clarkson has hinted that the Top Gear team may have a future outside of the BBC, as he said the programme could "be back somewhere else".

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CNN.co.jp : 米・キューバ首脳が「歴史的」会談 半世紀ぶりに実現


日本の裁判所が問題のレビューをGoogle Mapsから削除するようGoogleに命令 | TechCrunch Japan


ノキア:地図事業の売却を検討、ネットワークに注力-関係者 - Bloomberg

フィンランドのノキア は地図事業の売却を模索していると、事情に詳しい複数の関係者が明らかにした。同社は携帯ネットワーク部門の成長拡大と債務格付けの改善に注力している。

スイス国債、10年物入札でマイナス金利 世界初  :日本経済新聞


売春婦らが「飾り窓」閉鎖に抗議、アムステルダム:AFPBB News


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News Headlines - 11 April 2015

Report: Pakistan rejected Iran offer to join anti-Saudi coalition in Yemen - Israel News, Ynetnews

Pakistan, whose parliament on Friday unanimously voted not to join the Saudi-led air campaign targeting Iran-backed Shiite rebels in Yemen, has reportedly also refused an offer from Tehran to join a coalition with Turkey against Saudi Arabia, Al-Hayat reported on Saturday.

Hatton Garden jewellery burglary: The extraordinary underworld of London's jewellery quarter - The Independent

There is a complex and hidden geography to the jewellery quarter of Hatton Garden, unknown even to those who have been working there for decades, that is sure to receive more attention since it became the scene of the biggest heist recorded in British history.

Brother of China's Last Emperor Dies

Aisin-Gioro Puren, or Jin Youzhi, the brother of China's last emperor Aisin-Gioro Puyi, passed away on Friday at the age of 97.
His family name was changed to Jin according to relevant rules after the 1911 Revolution that terminated 2,000 years of imperial rule in the country.

Traces of Radiation From Fukushima Detected In Canadian Waters : Tech Times

For the first time since the nuclear power plant accident that crippled Japan's Fukushima Prefecture, trace amounts of radioactive elements leaking from the site have found their way to the waters off Vancouver, Canadian.

BBC Sport - England women: Leah Williamson penalty books Euro spot

Williamson had converted the original penalty on Saturday only for the German referee to mistakenly cancel it out.
Uefa ordered it to be taken again on Thursday - and Williamson netted to book England's place in the European Championships.

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クリントン氏、米大統領選に立候補表明へ 12日にも:朝日新聞デジタル


米・キューバ首脳が電話会談、8日に=当局者 | Reuters


ロシアパイプラインのギリシャ延長、近く最終合意=閣僚 | Reuters


フランス 世界最古の洞窟壁画の複製初公開 NHKニュース


チェルシー監督「戦力以外獲得しない」 武藤にオファー  :日本経済新聞


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News Headlines - 10 April 2015

Fears Bashar al-Assad may have ordered murder of London imam grow as counter terror officers take over investigation - Telegraph

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad may have ordered the murder of an imam on a London street after counter terrorism officers took over the investigation.
Syrian Abdul Hadi Arwani, 48, was gunned down in broad daylight as he sat in his car in north London on Tuesday morning.

Hatton Garden jewellery burglary: Extraordinary underworld of London’s jewellery quarter - The Independent

There is a complex and hidden geography to the jewellery quarter of Hatton Garden, unknown even to those who have been working there for decades, that is sure to receive more attention since it became the scene of the biggest heist recorded in British history.

Chinese broadcaster apologises for Mao Zedong insults | The Guardian

One of Chinese state TV’s top broadcasters has apologised for insulting Mao Zedong, the founder of communist China, at a private dinner.
Bi Fujian, host of China Central Television’s talent show Avenue of Stars, issued the apology on Thursday night via his microblog, which has 1.3 million followers, and said he would be more self-disciplined.

Stonehenge coach park plans approved - BBC News

A 26-space coach park is set to be built at Stonehenge and will operate for two years, councillors in Wiltshire have agreed.

BBC Sport - Yoshinori Muto: Chelsea make bid for Japanese striker

Chelsea have made a bid for Japan international striker Yoshinori Muto.
Japanese news agency Kyodo News says the FC Tokyo player is yet to decide whether to move to Stamford Bridge in the summer.

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ロンドン郊外に大量の石油見つかる / Sputnik

ロンドンから50kmのガトウィク空港ちかくで埋蔵量の多い油田が見つかった。木曜、UK Oil and Gas Investments (UKOG)社が発表した。

エネルギー業界再編? 次の買収先はどこか - WSJ


ロンドンの空を彩る高級「空き箱」マンション-選挙で争点に - Bloomberg


ミジンコは4個体を起源とする北米からの帰化種だった! - 東北大が確認 | マイナビニュース

東北大学は4月7日、日本の湖沼に多く生息しており代表的な動物プランクトンである「ミジンコ(学名:Daphnia pulex)」が、遺伝的多様性が乏しく4タイプの遺伝子型(クローン個体)しか分布していないこと、それらすべてが別のミジンコ種との雑種であること、在来種ではなく北米から侵入した外来種であることを明らかにしたと発表した。

浮世絵師・葛飾北斎父娘が生きた江戸、アニメ映画『百日紅』主題歌は椎名林檎 | ファッションプレス


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News Headlines - 09 April 2015

US, Russian war games rekindle Cold War tensions - Stripes

In recent months, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania have seen hundreds of U.S. armored vehicles, tanks and helicopters arrive on their soil. With a combined population of just over 6 million, tiny armies and no combat aircraft or vehicles, the last time tanks rumbled through their streets was just over 20 years ago, when remnants of the Soviet army pulled out of the region.

Glassdoor: These Are The 15 Highest Paying Companies in America - Bloomberg Business

1. Skadden Arps
2. Netflix
3. Booz & Company* (now known as Strategy&)
4. McKinsey & Company
5. A.T. Kearney
6. Sidley Austin
7. Boston Consulting Group
8. Mozilla
9. Good Technology
10. Altera
11. VMware
12. Cadence Design Systems
13. Google
14. Synopsys
15. TrueCar

LinkedIn buys online learning firm Lynda for $1.5bn - BBC News

LinkedIn has bought US online learning business Lynda for $1.5bn (£1.1bn), making it the professional networking site's biggest acquisition to date.

Jeremy Clarkson pulls out of Have I Got News For You - BBC News

Jeremy Clarkson has pulled out of his planned appearance as guest host of the BBC show Have I Got News For You.
He had been due to appear on 24 April in his first BBC appearance since being dropped as a co-presenter of Top Gear, following an attacked on a producer.

Rhodes statue removed in Cape Town as crowd celebrates - BBC News

South Africa's University of Cape Town (UCT) has removed a statue of British colonialist Cecil Rhodes that had become the focus of protests.

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ロンドン金融街に打撃か、労働党が税制修正ならバンカー流出も - Bloomberg


CNN.co.jp : ロンドン宝飾街で貸金庫破り、被害推定360億円


ロンドンの地下に眠る巨大な廃墟、3Dスキャンで甦ったその姿は… : ギズモード・ジャパン

ロンドン市街の地下に、現在まったく使われていない巨大な施設があります。それはかつてロンドン中に郵便物を届けるために日々動いていた鉄道「Mail Rail」で、全長10.5kmに及びます。2003年に運用を停止されていましたが、このたび3Dレーザースキャンによって当時の姿がそのままに浮かび上がってきました。

【LONDON STROLL】多民族都市ロンドン、地下鉄マップで多様性とコミュニティーの分布を表現|cyclestyle.net/


イエメン空爆を招いた過激派「フーシ派」の正体 イランとサウジアラビアの代理戦争の行方(前篇) | JBpress(日本ビジネスプレス)


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News Headlines - 08 April 2015

South Carolina police charged after black man shot dead - BBC News

A white South Carolina police officer has been charged with murder after video emerged of him shooting a black man running away from him.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev guilty of Boston bombing and may face death penalty | The Guardian

After two months of jury selection and 17 days of moving and often disturbing testimony from 95 witnesses, it took a Boston jury just over 11 hours to convict Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on all charges relating to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.

Election 2015: Parties clash over Trident renewal - BBC News

The Conservatives' manifesto will have a commitment to build four new nuclear missile-armed submarines, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has said.
He accused Labour of using the nuclear deterrent as a "bargaining chip" with the SNP, which would vote to scrap it.

Japan's Emperor to visit World War II battlefield in Pacific island nation of Palau - The Straits Times

Japanese Emperor Akihito arrived on Wednesday at the island nation of Palau where he will visit a World War II battlefield, the latest journey in his efforts to soothe the wounds of a conflict that haunts Asia 70 years after its end.

Prince Charles and Camilla celebrate 10 years of marriage which have brought them true happiness at last - Mirror Online

The Duchess of Cornwall has finally made the transition from mistress and outsider into the heart of the royal establishment

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<社説>ナイ氏発言 沖縄に犠牲強いるのは誰か - 琉球新報


日本の第2次大戦謝罪、米国人の61%は「十分」「不要」 - Bloomberg


ギリシャ、ナチス占領の賠償算定値を公表 約2790億ユーロに | Reuters


【アメリカを読む】広がる賃上げ、米で激化する労働力獲得競争…オバマ思惑通りも産業界「政府は介入するな」 - 産経ニュース




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News Headlines - 07 April 2015

Tony Blair fights for Ed Miliband with warning of 'chaos' if David Cameron takes Britain out of EU | Daily Mail Online

Tony Blair today insisted he backed Ed Miliband '100 per cent' as he joined the battle for Labour to win the general election.
The former Labour Prime Minister put aside policy disputes with Mr Miliband to give a speech warning that attempts to appease right-wing Conservatives and Ukip risks taking the UK towards the EU exit door.

No police action on Clarkson attack - BelfastTelegraph.co.uk

Jeremy Clarkson will face no further police action over his attack on a Top Gear producer at a hotel, North Yorkshire Police said today.

Birmingham mosque destroyed following building collapse | Daily Mail Online

A major rescue search was launched last night after the roof of a mosque collapsed without warning during restoration work.
Emergency services were called to the Masjid Umar mosque on Walford Road, in Sparkbrook, Birmingham at around 11.30pm yesterday.

Bendy battery promises safe, speedy charging - BBC News

Scientists have built a flexible aluminium battery which they say could be a cheap, fast-charging and safe alternative to current designs.

What's Behind UK's Unseasonably Warm Weather?

Warm air from the Azores and the mysteriously named Foehn effect help Britain enjoy temperatures well above the seasonal average.

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イギリス総選挙 7つの党を簡単に | kinora(キノーラ)


バチカンとイタリア、金融情報交換協定に署名 : クリスチャントゥデイ


NYの公園にゲリラ芸術家が「スノーデン像」、違法で即日撤去 | Reuters


「夜、恋人の後を慕って」 | ロシアNOW


ロシアに「日本式」横断歩道が出来る / Sputnik 日本


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News Headlines - 06 April 2015

Leaked memo claiming SNP's Nicola Sturgeon secretly backs David Cameron | Daily Mail Online

A secret Whitehall memo claiming that Nicola Sturgeon wants David Cameron to stay on as Prime Minister was written by the Government's Scotland Office, it has been confirmed.

Bill Gates' on Microsoft at 40: Make tech accessible to all - UPI.com

Bill Gates sent an inspiring email to all of Microsoft's employees for the 40th anniversary of him and Paul Allen starting the company.

Are human head transplants coming soon? - CNN.com

As crazy as this sounds, to put an entire head on a new body, a human body, Italian physician Dr. Sergio Canavero says we are approaching HEAVEN (an acronym for head anastomosis venture; anastomosis is surgically connecting two parts). The pieces are coming together but there are still many hurdles to jump.

Prince Harry arrives in Australia for military duties - BBC News

Prince Harry has arrived in Australia for a four-week placement with the Australian Defence Force.

‘Twin Peaks': David Lynch Leaves as Director | Variety

Lynch’s announcement came after reports surfaced this week that the project was dead. Showtime issued a statement on Lynch later on Sunday, saying it hopes to still bring back “Twin Peaks” “in all its glory.”

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ギリシャが全債務の履行表明、9日の融資返済を確約 | Reuters


ミラノ万博、突貫工事中 「開幕後も工事続ければいい」:朝日新聞デジタル


ニュース - Microsoft幹部、「Windowsのオープンソース化はあり得る」と発言:ITpro

米カリフォルニア州サンタクララで先週開催されたカンファレンス「ChefConf」のパネルディスカッションで、司会進行役であるWired編集者が「いずれWindowsがオープンソース化されることはあるか」と質問したところ、MicrosoftのWindows Azure部門テクニカルフェローであるMark Russinovich氏が「当然ありうる」と答えたという。

「Apple Watch」10日予約注文開始、Appleが使い方動画を公開中 -INTERNET Watch

米Appleは、同社ウェブサイト上にて、スマートウォッチ「Apple Watch」のガイドムービーを公開した。……ムービーは、機能ごとに用意されており、今のところメッセージの返信方法に関する「メッセージ」、時刻の文字盤(ダイヤル)のカスタマイズに関する「文字盤」、画面上に指先でなぞったスケッチなどを相手に送信できる「Digital Touch」の3種類が公開されている。

アップルウオッチ、スイスで当面販売できず=報道 | Reuters


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News Headlines - 05 April 2015

General Election 2015: Parties attempt to turn leaked Nicola Sturgeon memo to their advantage - General Election 2015 - The Independent

A leaked Government memo which claims the SNP leader wants the Conservatives to win the general election, has been described by Nicola Sturgeon as a “political dirty trick” manufactured in Whitehall.

In Easter message, Pope Francis praises Iran framework deal - Stripes

In an Easter peace wish, Pope Francis on Sunday praised the framework nuclear agreement with Iran as an opportunity to make the world safer, while expressing deep worry about bloodshed in Libya, Yemen, Syria, Iraq, Nigeria and elsewhere in Africa.

Isis video confirms destruction at Unesco world heritage site in Hatra | The Guardian

Islamic State militants used sledgehammers and assault rifles to destroy ancient artefacts at a Unesco world heritage site in Iraq and vowed to continue their rampage against the country’s millennia-old history, according to a new video released by the group.

Stampede to Join China’s Development Bank Stuns Even Its Founder - NYTimes.com

The sudden rush to join China’s new Asian development bank by this week’s deadline, including last-minute applications by countries hardly considered Beijing’s best friends, astonished even the Chinese.

Kazuyoshi Miura, 48, improves record as Japan’s oldest league goalscorer | The Guardian

The goals may not be as frequent now and the famed celebratory dance not as slick, but 48-year-old Kazuyoshi Miura again proved his worth on Sunday by extending his record as the oldest goalscorer in Japanese football.

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反イスラム団体が集会、一時騒然 ロンドン | 日テレNEWS24






「インダストリー4.0」狙うドイツ  編集委員 関口和一 :日本経済新聞


音楽の祭典<JAPAN NIGHT>、ついにロンドンへ | JAPAN NIGHT | BARKS音楽ニュース

2014年シンガポールでスタートを切った<JAPAN NIGHT>は、2014年5月に国立競技場2daysイベントを大成功に収め、22ヵ国70地域の海外メディアを通して、魅力あふれる日本の音楽を世界中に知らしめた。……そして<JAPAN NIGHT>は再び世界へアーティストを排出すべく、海外でのイベントを敢行、2015年4月4日に<JAPAN NIGHT>ジャカルタ(インドネシア)公演を、2015年5月23日(土)には<JAPAN NIGHT>台北(台湾)公演の開催を発表し、大きな話題を創出しているところだった。

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News Headlines - 04 April 2015

Revealed: Full text of Nicola Sturgeon memo - Telegraph

Here is the full text of the British Government's account of the French ambassador's meetings at the Scottish Parliament, including her talks with Nicola Sturgeon.

'Revenge porn' operator gets 18 years in prison - CNN.com

The owner of a now-offline "revenge porn" website based in California was sentenced Friday to 18 years in prison, the San Diego office of the state's attorney general said.

France makes glorifying anorexia online punishable by prison - Telegraph

French parliament passes law to stamp out "thinspiration" websites that suggest being painfully thin is a lifestyle choice, but abandons amendment punishing agencies that employ very thin models

Fast food Britain: The number of takeaways soars across the nation's high streets - The Independent

The number of unhealthy fast food takeaways on the nation’s high streets has soared over the past two decades, with most opening in the poorest parts of the country, according to new research.

Short but sweet: Five minute lunar eclipse delights stargazers | euronews

It lasted less than five minutes.
But despite being the shortest lunar eclipse of the century, stargazers on the west coast of the United States have been enjoying a treat.

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英総選挙 与野党7党首、移民規制などテレビ討論で舌戦:朝日新聞デジタル


欧州、急進政党が台頭 スペイン・仏の地方選で支持  :日本経済新聞


イエメン情勢、安保理が緊急協議へ 南部で過激派拡大  :日本経済新聞


小鳥が自ら腸を吸収し3日間飛び続けることが判明 | ナショナルジオグラフィック日本版サイト


CNN.co.jp : アブリル・ラビーンさん、ライム病で5カ月寝たきり


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News Headlines - 03 April 2015

Nicola Sturgeon denies saying she wanted David Cameron to win election | The Guardian

Nicola Sturgeon has firmly denied telling a foreign ambassador that she would rather see David Cameron than Ed Miliband in Downing Street after the General Election.

Christianity on course to be minority religion in UK - Telegraph

According to projections by the US-based Pew Research Centre, the proportion of the British population identifying themselves as Christian will reduce by almost a third by 2050 to stand at just 45.4 per cent, compared with almost two thirds in 2010.
The number of Muslims in Britain is predicted to more than double to 11.3 per cent, or one in nine of the total population during that time.

Man Rescued After 66 Days Missing At Sea

A man has been rescued off the US coast more than two months after he was reported missing at sea.
Louis Jordan, 37, was spotted sitting on the upturned hull of his stricken sailboat, a 35ft vessel called Angel, about 200 miles (321 km) off the North Carolina coast.

Antarctic temperatures reach an all time high of 17.5°C | Daily Mail Online

Antarctica has experienced its highest temperature on record, according to meteorologists.
Sensors at Argentina's Esperanza Base on the northern tip of the Antarctic Peninsula recorded a temperature of 17.5°C (63.5°F).

What face do YOU see, Einstein or Marilyn? Optical illusion could reveal if you need glasses | Daily Mail Online

This classic optical illusion was created several years ago by neuroscientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
In a recent video, AsapScience highlighted the process behind the trick, which can also be seen in a still image by anyone if they move closer and then farther away from the screen.

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イラン核問題、共同声明発表へ 大筋合意か  :日本経済新聞


ホンダが英工場に約355億円追加投資、次期シビック生産拠点 | Reuters


米SEC、「経営再建の女王」を投資詐欺で訴追 | Reuters


伊最高裁、元米女子留学生に逆転無罪 ルームメート殺害事件:AFPBB News

イタリア最高裁(破棄院)は27日、2007年に英国人留学生のメレディス・カーチャー(Meredith Kercher)さん(当時21)を殺害したとして有罪判決を受けた米国人の元留学生、アマンダ・ノックス(Amanda Knox)被告に対する高裁の判決を破棄し、逆転無罪を言い渡した。およそ8年間にわたって世界中の注目を集めた事件に、ようやく終止符が打たれたことになる。

CNN.co.jp : 「2001年宇宙の旅」の宇宙船、初の一般展示へ


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News Headlines - 02 April 2015

China And The US: The AIIB Fiasco & America's Colossal Loss Of Face

It is very worrying for the world that American policy makers should be capable of making such outrageous errors, scoring own-goals, as the decision to play poker against China over the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) and losing so spectacularly and humiliatingly.

Harvard University set to open international office in Mumbai - The Hindu

The US’ prestigious Harvard University is set to open its international offices in India, China and South Africa to facilitate research and academic work for its affiliates in those regions.

Gunmen Kill at Least 15, Take Hostages in Attack on Kenyan University - WSJ

Five heavily-armed gunmen early Thursday stormed a university campus in northern Kenya, killing at least 15 people, including students and police officers, and taking hostages, according to a militant spokesman and aid officials.

European regulators scrutinise Apple over music streaming plans - FT.com

European regulators are scrutinising Apple’s dealings with record labels, amid an intensifying battle over the future of free, ad-supported music streaming services such as Spotify.

Party leaders in pre-debate visits « Express & Star

Party leaders have made brief appearances on the campaign trail before hunkering down with their teams for intensive preparation for the live TV debate dominating the fourth day of the General Election.

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英議会下院が解散 選挙戦始まる NHKニュース


ロンドンに「ガーキン」とほぼ同じ高さのマンション誕生へ - Bloomberg

ロンドンの金融街シティーの北のショアディッチに誕生するプリンシパル・タワーは50階建て。ブルックフィールド ・プロパティ・パートナーズとコンコード・パシフィック、W1デベロップメンツが開発会社だ。オフィス棟は米アマゾンが英国本部として賃貸することが決まっている。

英ロンドン地下で火災、噴き出す煙に2000人避難 駅閉鎖:AFPBB News

英ロンドン(London)中心部の地下鉄ホルボーン(Holborn)駅近くで1日、道路下から出火し、マンホールから噴き出す煙に周辺一帯が包まれた。王立裁判所(Royal Courts of Justice)など近隣の建物から2000人以上が避難したほか、劇場街ウエストエンド(West End)では複数の公演が中止となった。

英BBCが独島を世界に紹介 ドキュメンタリー撮影へ | 朝鮮日報




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News Headlines - 01 April 2015

UN says Yemen 'on verge of total collapse' - Al Jazeera English

UN rights chief has said that Yemen is "on the verge of total collapse" as Saudi-led coalition continues to bomb Houthi positions.
"The situation in Yemen is extremely alarming, with dozens of civilians killed over the past four days," UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said on Tuesday.

Oil Rig Explosion Kills 4 in Gulf of Mexico - ABC News

An explosion and ensuing fire on an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico today left four dead and injured at least 16 others, according to the Pemex oil company.
Pemex, a Mexican state-run oil company, said 300 workers have been evacuated after the fire broke out on their Abkatun Permanente platform.

World’s oldest person Misao Okawa dies aged 117 in Japan - FT.com

The number of living people who witnessed the 19th century has dwindled to four, after Misao Okawa, the world’s oldest person, died in Japan at the age of 117.
Okawa passed away early on Wednesday morning at a nursing home in Osaka. She was not terribly impressed by her long life. “It seemed short to me,” she told a local newspaper on her 116th birthday.

Cynthia Lennon - obituary - Telegraph

Cynthia Lennon, who has died aged 75, was the first wife of the rock musician John Lennon and the mother of his son Julian; their 10-year relationship began before he was famous and endured through the early days of the Beatles , but foundered when he met Yoko Ono.

Hideaki Anno and Shinji Higuchi to Direct ‘Godzilla 2016′ | Variety

Top Japanese filmmakers Hideaki Anno and Shinji Higuchi will team up to co-direct “Godzilla 2016”, the new Japanese version of the iconic Godzilla monster movie franchise.

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米大統領、対エジプト軍事支援凍結を解除 | Reuters


ローマのコロッセオ:「ディズニーランド化」論争 - 毎日新聞


【ルポ 世界のマック】安心・健康で英国は復活していた:日経ビジネスオンライン


「エイプリルフールにウソをつけるのは午前中まで」「いや、それがウソでしょ」 これってどっちがホントなの? - ねとらぼ


ノーベル文学賞 キーン氏に評価尋ねる NHKニュース


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