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Myanmar mine landslide 'kills 50'

Myanmar Kachin jade mine landslide ‘kills 50’ 21 November 2015 From the section Asia Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Freelance miners make a living by digging for raw jade stones in piles of waste rubble dumped by mechanical diggers A landslide at a jade mine in northern Myanmar has killed at least 50 people, a witness has told the ...

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Android Is a Gold Mine … for Microsoft, & 4 More Things to Know Today

Filed under: Economic Recovery, IPOs, Mobile Technology, Investing Bloomberg via Getty ImagesSteve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft, may wish the Windows Phone operating systems sold better, but there’s a big silver lining for him in the success of rival Android. Here’s a quick rundown from the world of business and economics this morning: the things you need to know, and some ...

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