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Dudamel and Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra get rousing welcome in Paris
0 | ENTERTAINMENT MUSIC
Paris, Jan 25 (EFE).- Conductor Gustavo Dudamel and Venezuela's Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra got a rousing welcome this weekend in Paris, where they performed Beethoven's "Symphony No. 5" and a selection of intense pieces by Richard Wagner.
Puerto Rico's Arecibo Observatory to study BL86 asteroid
0 | PUERTO RICO ASTRONOMY
San Juan, Jan 25 (EFE).- Puerto Rico's Arecibo Observatory, home to one of the world's largest radio telescopes, will try to obtain information on asteroid 2004 BL86 this week, the Caribbean Astronomical Society said.
Obama and Modi sign agreements, praise solid India-U.S. relations
0 | INDIA US
New Delhi, Jan 25 (EFE).- U.S. President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday signed several agreements and discussed matters of bilateral interest on the first day of the American leader's three-day visit to this Asian nation.
Poverty falls in Chile, but inequality remains, gov't says
0 | CHILE POVERTY
Santiago, Jan 25 EFE).- Chile continues to be one of the countries with the widest levels of income inequality, but the poverty rate has fallen, Social Development Minister Maria Fernanda Villegas said, citing the 2013 National Socioeconomic Status Survey, or Casen.