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A woman adjusts her hair as she walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012.
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 The Japan News 
Tokyo stocks snap 3-day fall on buybacks, weaker yen
Tue 22 Jul 2014
Jiji Press Stocks snapped their three-day losing streak on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Tuesday, buoyed by a weaker yen and buybacks after their recent falls. The 225-issue Nikkei average closed up 127.57... (photo: AP / Koji Sasahara)
Japan cuts economic growth outlook
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 The Hindu 
Japan cuts economic growth outlook to 1.2% after tax hike
Tue 22 Jul 2014
The Japanese Government on Tuesday downgraded the nation’s economic growth forecast for the current financial year to 1.2 per cent from 1.4 per cent amid concerns about the impact of a tax... (photo: Creative Commons / MattBuck)
New York Knicks guard Jeremy Lin (17) warms up before an NBA basketball game against the Miami Heat, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012, in Miami. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)  The Times of India  Fri 18 Jul 2014
NBA: Lin hungry for Lakers win, eager to train with Kobe
TAIPEI: Jeremy Lin said on Friday he hopes to earn the respect of his new Los Angeles Lakers teammates and was relishing the chance to play alongside team star Kobe Bryant. Lin, the point guard whose... (photo: AP / Alan Diaz)
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Investors look at the share index at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Friday, Oct. 10, 2008.  The Times of India  Fri 18 Jul 2014
Asian shares fall as Malaysia jet downing hits sentiment
TOKYO: Asian shares sagged in early trading and a drop in Treasury yields pressured the dollar after news of a downed Malaysian airlines jet at the Ukraine-Russia border sent investors scurrying into... (photo: AP / Lai Seng Sin)
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A man looks at an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Friday, May 23, 2014 The Times of India Fri 18 Jul 2014
Tokyo stocks fall 1.09% by break on Ukraine plane tragedy
TOKYO: Tokyo stocks fell 1.09 per cent on Friday morning as the crash of a Malaysian Airlines plane in rebel-held eastern Ukraine sent jitters through the market,... (photo: AP / Koji Sasahara)
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Opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and India's next prime minister Narendra Modi greets the gathering at the home of his 90-year-old mother in Gandhinagar, in the western Indian state of Gujarat, Friday, May 16, 2014. The Hindu Thu 17 Jul 2014
India under Modi may be best emerging market turnaround story: Nomura
Japanese brokerage Nomura today said India may become the biggest turnaround story among emerging markets in five years, given the decisive mandate received by the... (photo: AP / Saurabh Das)
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Pedestrians are reflected on the electronic stock indicator of a securities firm in Tokyo Thursday, May 22, 2014. The Japan News Thu 17 Jul 2014
Tokyo stocks edge down on post-rally selling spurt
Jiji Press Stocks lost ground slightly on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Thursday, with early gains wiped out by selling on a rally in the absence of fresh incentives. The... (photo: AP / Shizuo Kambayashi)
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New sanitation campaign aims to end cholera in Haiti (UNICEF - United Nations Children's Fund) noodls Wed 16 Jul 2014
New sanitation campaign aims to end cholera in Haiti (UNICEF - United Nations Children's Fund)
(Source: UNICEF - United Nations Children's Fund) Press release New sanitation campaign aims to end cholera in Haiti Overcoming cholera through a strong partnership... (photo: UN / Paulo Filgueiras)
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Trade show visitors walk pass a giant display of an Airbus A350 aircraft on Tuesday Feb. 2, 2010 in Singapore, on the opening day of the Singapore Airshow 2010 The Times of India Tue 15 Jul 2014
Airbus nets $25 billion of Farnborough plane orders
FARNBOROUGH, UNITED KINGDOM: European aircraft maker Airbus won orders for its passenger planes from leasing companies worth about $25 billion at the Farnborough airshow... (photo: AP / Wong Maye-E)
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A man looks at an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Friday, Feb. 17, 2012. Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei 225 index jumped 1.9 percent to 9,412.27. Independent online (SA) Tue 15 Jul 2014
Tokyo stocks close up
Tokyo - Tokyo stocks closed 0.64 percent higher Tuesday, tracking a rise on Wall Street and with the weaker yen supporting exporters, while traders await congressional... (photo: AP / Itsuo Inouye)
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