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In biggest IPO, Facebook raises $16bn; HP to cut 30,000 jobs; Austerity ‘will send Greece to hell’; A tale of two Rupees; ‘ANC sitting on time bomb’

1 In biggest IPO, Facebook raises $16bn (The New York Times) Facebook pulled it off.  As investors raced to buy shares, the sprawling social network raised $16 billion on Thursday, in an initial public offering that valued Facebook at $104 … Continue reading

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Gamechanger case for software biz; Solar industry shares dive 75%; IMF’s credit-crunch warning; Why is it always Mr Khan?; Cow belt or buffalo nation?

1 Game-changer case for software biz (San Francisco Chronicle) The legal showdown between Silicon Valley giants Oracle and Google could test the very boundaries of copyright protections for software and rewrite the rules for much of the industry. In a … Continue reading

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IMF fears 1930s-like slump; Banks are eurozone’s faultline; Rule of law and Arab Spring; Ugliness in Indian psyche; Holy grail of Higgs hunters

1 The Guardian on the likelihood of a 1930s-like slump. The world risks sliding into a 1930s-style slump unless countries settle their differences and work together to tackle Europe’s deepening debt crisis, the head of the International Monetary Fund has … Continue reading

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