Is this the end of piracy? Hollywood is hopeful
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Is this the end of piracy? Hollywood is hopeful

A FEW years behind Wall Street, it’s now Hollywood’s turn to use bitcoin technology. Utilising it for movie distribution, the development has been hailed as the beginning of the end for piracy. Leading the charge is No Postage Necessary, a romantic

Olympics: Torch relay should go past Fukushima
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Olympics: Torch relay should go past Fukushima

TOKYO (AFP) – The Fukushima authorities said on Tuesday that they wanted the Olympic torch relay to pass close to the crippled nuclear plant when Japan hosts the 2020 Games, despite uncertainties over radioactive contamination there. Mr Yuhei

Pakistani couple murdered by family over marriage
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Pakistani couple murdered by family over marriage

LAHORE, Pakistan (AFP) – A Pakistani teenager and her husband were murdered in a remote eastern town by a group of relatives for marrying against their wishes, police said Saturday. The killings come a month after a pregnant woman was beaten