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Travel agents add aircraft search filter to address tourists’ safety fears of flying Boeing 737 MAX

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Tourist agencies and travel websites have started to adjust search options allowing their clientele to choose the jet type on which they fly amid safety concerns over two deadly crashes involving Boeing planes in recent months. Kayak, a fare aggregator and travel metasearch engine operated by Booking Holdings, has become the first travel service to Read More

Indonesia NGO appeals ruling on China-funded dam in endangered orangutan habitat

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JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia’s biggest non-government environmental group on Wednesday launched a fresh legal bid to stop the construction of a controversial China-funded dam that some experts warn will destroy the habitat of a unique species of orangutans. The $1.5 billion hydro dam is being built by a Chinese-Indonesian consortium in the heart of the Read More

‘No vaccine, no school’: Italy starts punishing parents who refuse to immunize their kids

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Italian parents are being warned not to send their kids to school without vaccinations, or face a €500 fine, while children under six can be turned away altogether. Following months of debate over the issue of mandatory vaccines in Italy, the deadline has been reached for parents to prove their children have received mandatory immunisations Read More

Elon Musk shoots down U.S. regulator's complaint about his Tesla tweet

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SAN FRANCISCO – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) Chief Executive Elon Musk shot back against U.S. securities regulators on Monday, arguing in a filing that his recent tweet about the electric vehicle maker’s production volume did not violate his fraud settlement and he cannot be held in contempt. FILE PHOTO: Tesla CEO Elon Musk attends the Tesla Read More

‘Racist a**holes’: Bollywood star slams NY hotel staff over ‘fresh off the boat’ comment

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A Bollywood star has spoken out about an alleged incident of racism she recently experienced at the hands of a staff member at a New York City hotel. It left Tanishaa Mukerji calling the establishment “the shiftiest place ever.” The incident is alleged to have occurred on Saturday night, when Mukerji and her friends were Read More

‘God gave him a penis!’ Duterte tells women to avoid ‘stupid’ priests who can’t suppress instincts

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God created penises and vaginas, and all those stupid priests who arrogantly think they can suppress their basic instincts are a threat to women, the Philippines President claimed, in his latest tirade against the Catholic church. God gave him a penis. What will they do with that? Will they slap it against the door every Read More

US advises Italy to steer clear of China’s new Silk Road… because it’s a National Security issue?

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A US National Security Council official has warned Italy against participating in China’s Belt and Road Initiative, which aims to unite European and Asian markets, claiming it adds ‘legitimacy’ to Beijing’s infrastructure project. “Italy is a major global economy and great investment destination,” Garrett Marquis, a spokesman for the White House’s national security team, stated Read More

US citizens will need ‘visas’ for Europe’s Schengen area starting from 2021 – NOT!!

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All Unites States nationals, alongside with the passport holders of several other world countries will need an ETIAS to enter the EU countries as of January 2021. ETIAS, which stands for the European Travel Information and Authorization System, is not a visa. However, US nationals have lately been misguided by several media, which claim that “Americans will Read More

Pakistan has ‘plenty to hide’ as journalists prevented from searching bombsite – Indian official

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Pakistan has been accused of having “plenty to hide” by India, after Reuters journalists were repeatedly denied access to investigate a school near the site of an Indian airstrike inside Pakistan’s territory on February 26. The claim was made by Indian Foreign Ministry spokesman Raveesh Kumar on Saturday. It follows a third attempt in nine Read More