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Indian Air Force seeks ‘fresh replenishments’ of missiles to counter Pakistan’s F-16s – report

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Pakistan’s alleged buildup of F-16 fighters along its frontiers as cross-border tensions rise between the regional rivals. An increasing number of armed sorties along the borders with Pakistan is taking its toll on the shelf life of Indian Air Force (IAF) ammunition. In order to maintain battle readiness and match Pakistan’s air fleet expansion on Read More

Deep Ocean Live: Tonnes of plastic threaten wildlife on coral atoll

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By Thomas Moore, science correspondent Scientists have estimated that there could be 1000 tonnes of plastic washed up on the remote coral atoll of Aldabra. The island, known as the “Galapagos of the Indian Ocean” because of the sheer variety of life, is more than 400 miles (644 km) from the nearest significant human settlement. Read More

Questerre reports over 60% increase in reserves

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THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT FOR DISSEMINATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR UNITED STATES PERSONS CALGARY, Alberta, March 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Questerre Energy Corporation (“Questerre” or the “Company”) (TSX,OSE:QEC) reported today on the results of its December 31, 2018 Reserves Assessment and Evaluation of its Read More

Petroteq Energy Announces Oil Sales

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SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., March 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Petroteq Energy Inc. (“Petroteq” or the “Company”) (TSXV: PQE; OTC: PQEFF; FSE: PQCF), a fully integrated oil and gas company, announces oil sales. Petroteq is reporting that, on March 18, 2019, oil production sales have commenced at the Asphalt Ridge facility. Two loads of 250 barrels Read More

Airlines lining up for Boeing compensation over grounded jets

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After the troubled Boeing MAX 737 was grounded around the world, airlines are beginning to demand compensation from the manufacturer as revenue losses are expected to mount. European low cost airline Norwegian Air, which has eighteen 737 Max 8 planes in its fleet, has become the first airline to say publicly it will demand that Read More

‘Boeing in big trouble’ for not immediately grounding jets – aviation law expert tells RT

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While countries and airlines around the globe are grounding their 737 MAX fleets, the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Boeing are still allowing the jets to fly. RT talked to Prof. Dr Elmar Giemulla about the risks. “Boeing is in big trouble,” said Giemulla, honorary professor of aviation law at Berlin Institute of Technology. Read More

Tim Berners-Lee: 'Stop web's downward plunge to dysfunctional future'

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Global action is required to tackle the web’s “downward plunge to a dysfunctional future”, its inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee has told the BBC. He made the comments in an exclusive interview to mark 30 years since he submitted his proposal for the web. Sir Tim said people had realised how their data could be “manipulated” Read More

IATA cuts annual air cargo traffic growth forecast citing trade frictions, Brexit

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SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) on Tuesday nearly halved its annual forecast for traffic growth in the air cargo market to 2 percent citing trade frictions, Brexit and anti-globalization rhetoric. <img src="https://s3.reutersmedia.net/resources/r/?m=02&d=20190312&t=2&i=1365296300&r=LYNXMPEF2B04O&w=450" aria-label="FILE PHOTO: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) logo is seen at the International Tourism Trade Fair ITB in Read More

UK has secured ‘legally binding’ way around Brexit backstop with EU – May

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British PM Theresa May has agreed to a “legally binding” deal with the EU around the Northern Ireland ‘backstop’ to secure Brexit, and will put that to a vote in the Parliament on Tuesday. Talks with EU leaders are ongoing. During the negotiations on Monday with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Strasbourg, May secured Read More

UK secured ‘legally binding’ way around Brexit backstop with EU – government

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British PM Theresa May has agreed to a “legally binding” deal with the EU around the Northern Ireland ‘backstop’ to secure Brexit, and will put that to a vote in the Parliament on Tuesday. Talks with EU leaders are still ongoing. During the negotiations European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Monday in Strasbourg, May secured Read More