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PRESS DIGEST- Financial Times - April 25

April 25 - The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

Former U.S. test site sues nuclear nations for disarmament failure

WASHINGTON - The tiny Pacific republic of the Marshall Islands, scene of massive U.S. nuclear tests in the 1950s, sued the United States and eight other nuclear-armed nations on Thursday, accusing them of failing in their obligation to negotiate nuclear disarmament.

Top News, World 5:54am IST

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - April 25

April 25 - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

Baidu forecasts stronger-than-expected second-quarter revenue

- Chinese Internet company Baidu Inc forecast better-than-expected revenue for the second quarter, sending shares up 5 percent in after-hours trading.

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Slim eyes eastern Europe after Telekom Austria deal

VIENNA/MEXICO CITY - Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim plans to use Telekom Austria as a base to build up his presence in European telecoms after sealing a deal with the Austrian state to take control of the company.

4:23am IST

UPDATE 5-Slim eyes eastern Europe after Telekom Austria deal

* America Movil takes operational control of Telekom Austria

4:22am IST

Pluspetrol says protests stop 70 pct of output from Peru oil block

LIMA, April 24 - Argentine energy company Pluspetrol said output from Peru's biggest oil block has fallen 70 percent since indigenous protesters occupied its facilities there on Monday -- a production drop now at about 11,000 barrels per day.

3:47am IST

DEALTALK-China's big pork IPO brought low by blunders and bad luck

* Company owners sought valuations that were too rich -sources

Warburg Pincus to take majority stake in startup PayScale

- Private equity firm Warburg Pincus has agreed to take a majority stake in software startup PayScale, which offers compensation data to individuals and companies.

2:24am IST

Warburg Pincus to take majority stake in startup PayScale

April 24 - Private equity firm Warburg Pincus has agreed to take a majority stake in software startup PayScale, which offers compensation data to individuals and companies.

2:23am IST
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Is U.S. economic patriotism hurting?

Any Americans believing that their country is being bought up by the Chinese might want to think again, according to the Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment.