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US President Barack Obama steps out from Air Force One as he arrives at Haneda International Airport in Tokyo, 23 April 2014 Obama pledges Japan islands support

US President Barack Obama tells Japan that islands it disputes with China are covered by a bilateral defence treaty, as he begins an Asian tour.

Members from Fatah and Hamas hold hands after announcing reconciliation deal in Gaza City on 23 April 2014 Hamas-Fatah announce reconciliation

Rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas announce a reconciliation deal, saying they will seek to form a unity government in the coming weeks.


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Would you work here? Would you work here?

Air quality isn’t improving. Will it hurt business interest in India’s capital?


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With US Navy approval, Boeing’s new war machine is ready to roll


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Portland. The most relaxed business city?

Some of the world’s top companies call Portland home. Discover where to go, what to see, what to eat and when you should travel to this hip urban centre.

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Drinking coffee The world’s top coffee cities

These six places are known for their top-notch brews and caffeine-focused cultures - perfect for those on an extended stay.

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Snapped pencil Is hiring a super tutor worth it?

As exam season looms, many wealthy parents pay big money for 'super tutors' to raise their kids' grades - although a good tutor alone doesn't guarantee success.


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