Tag Archives: Power

Tanzania's rulers face fight for power

Tanzania election: CCM faces strong challenge from Ukawa 25 October 2015 From the section Africa Media captionSammy Awami explains the voting process in Tanzania Turnout has been high in Tanzania’s most competitive general elections, officials say, as a new opposition coalition tries to end the governing party’s 54-year grip on power. In some areas, voting was extended to allow those ...

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Both TransAsia plane engines lost power before Taiwan crash

TAIPEI, Taiwan – One of the engines on TransAsia Airways Flight 235 went idle 37 seconds after takeoff, and the pilots apparently shut off the other before making a futile attempt to restart it, Taiwan’s top aviation safety official said Friday. The details were presented at a news conference in Taipei by Aviation Safety Council Executive Director Thomas Wang as ...

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NFL power rankings 2014, Week 6: Cowboys continue climb with 4-1 start

While Denver and Seattle remain at the top, the surging Cowboys are nearing their neighborhood. While some teams such as the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks remain at the top of the power rankings, preseason afterthoughts like the Dallas Cowboys have come to the forefront. Tony Romo appears recovered from a back injury that knocked him out near the end ...

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Many Americans See China as Dominant Economic Power

Filed under: GDP, Global Economy, China, World Markets, Investing Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg via Getty Images By Ansuya Harjani More than one quarter of Americans currently perceive China as the world’s dominant economic power, according to a new survey, a reflection of the changing global order. While the majority, or 59 percent, of Americans see the United States as the world’s dominant ...

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