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Crew seen in first pictures from inside UK-flagged oil tanker seized by Iran

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The crew of a British-flagged oil tanker seized by Iran in the Gulf have been pictured inside the vessel for the first time since armed soldiers took control. Some of the 23 personnel stationed aboard the Stena Impero are seen working in the kitchen and assembled around a table, while others are visible near the Read More

TerraForm Power to Acquire Large-Scale U.S. Distributed Generation Platform

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Investment Highlights Acquisition is expected to add ~320 megawatts of distributed generation assets in 20 states and in the District of Columbia Expected to grow TerraForm Power’s distributed generation portfolio to ~750 megawatts, making it one of the largest distributed generation businesses in the United States Portfolio consists of recently constructed assets that have an Read More

Portuguese fires under partial control, weather raises concerns

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Trees are seen after a forest fire near the village of Cardigos, Portugal July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante VILA DE REI/MACAO, Portugal (Reuters) – Fires that swept across central Portugal for nearly 48 hours were under partial control on Monday, but adverse weather conditions are raising concern they will flare up again. The last of Read More

Hyundai Motor lays out U.S. recovery plan, places hope on new SUV models

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SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s Hyundai Motor Co (005380.KS) laid out its U.S. sales turnaround plan on Monday with an expanded line-up of sport-utility vehicles (SUV), after posting its biggest quarterly profit jump in seven years. FILE PHOTO: The Hyundai logo is seen during the first press day of the Paris auto show, in Paris, Read More

‘He is criminal’: Imran Khan vows ‘no air conditioning, no TV’ for jailed ex-PM Sharif

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Pakistani PM Imran Khan promised he would make sure that a billionaire ex-PM who is now serving a seven-year sentence for corruption does not get any perks such as home-cooked meals, TV, or air conditioning behind bars. Addressing reports that Nawaz Sharif, a former Pakistani PM who was sentenced to seven years in prison in Read More

Hyundai Motor logs biggest profit gain in seven years on currency, new models

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SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s Hyundai Motor Co (005380.KS) on Monday posted its steepest quarterly net profit gain in over seven years, as a weaker local currency helped lift U.S. income, while new models boosted domestic sales. FILE PHOTO: The Hyundai logo is seen during the first press day of the Paris auto show, in Read More

Oil outlook sours as sanctions, global tensions fail to bring out bulls

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LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Sentiment in the oil market has shifted dramatically in recent days, with hedge funds, producers and traders all taking a more bearish tack in response to what they see as weakness in worldwide demand. FILE PHOTO: The sun sets behind an oil pump outside Saint-Fiacre, near Paris, France March 28, 2019. Read More

Villagers, firefighters battle huge blazes in central Portugal

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VILA DE REI/MACAO, Portugal (Reuters) – As flames closed in on villages in central Portugal on Sunday afternoon, locals were forced to take matters into their own hands, protecting their homes from huge wildfires with buckets of water and hosepipes as strong winds fanned the blaze. A firefighting plane dumps water on a forest fire Read More

Police launch investigation as wildfire sweeps central Portugal

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VILA DE REI, Portugal (Reuters) – More than 800 firefighters battled a wildfire sweeping across central Portugal on Sunday, after bringing under control two other blazes which left 20 people injured and prompted authorities to partially evacuate a village. A firefighting plane dumps water on a forest fire next to the village of Vila de Read More

Twitter mutes 3 Iranian news agencies after British tanker seizure

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Farsi accounts of three Iranian news agencies have been suspended on Twitter since Friday, shortly after they reported the capture of a UK-flagged tanker in the Strait of Hormuz. Twitter says the events are unrelated, though. Two Farsi-language Twitter pages of the Mehr news agency, as well as pages belonging to the Young Journalists Club Read More