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2 killed, dozens injured after amusement park ride SNAPS IN HALF in India (DISTURBING)

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At least two people have lost their lives in a horror incident at an amusement park in Ahmedabad, India, after a ride full to its capacity snapped in half mid-air and crashed to the ground. The main shaft of the Discovery pendulum ride broke down just as it started gaining speed, sending everyone on board tumbling Read More

Stop abuse by Big Tech: Wikipedia co-founder issues ‘Declaration of Digital Independence’

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Wikipedia co-founder Larry Sanger is calling for a decentralized internet and a boycott of social media while his own brain child is accused of corporate-like intrusion into the community’s self-governing domain. Every person using the internet has “unalienable digital rights,” a lengthy document, conspicuously resembling the US Declaration of Independence and published on the Sanger’s Read More

King of the heap: US named world’s top trash maker, risks being buried in its own garbage

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While the US makes up 4% of the world’s population it produces 12% of its trash, more than both China and India. To make matters worse, it is also terrible at managing its garbage output, recycling a small percentage of waste. As trash continues to saturate the world’s oceans and mount in developing countries where Read More

Abduction and rape of 7 year-old sparks mass rioting in Jaipur, India

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Over 160 vehicles have been torched amid mass unrest in Jaipur, the capital of the Indian state of Rajasthan. Rioters are demanding the arrest and punishment of a man who kidnapped and raped a 7-year-old girl. Though the government too harsh measures, such as shutting down the internet in numerous police districts to stop the Read More

Police with child porn priors ‘lost’ evidence in German pedophilia case, victim’s lawyer tells RT

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With nearly a terabyte of evidence missing, a lawyer for one of more than 40 victims in a suspected serial child sexual abuse case at a German campsite has come forward with concerns over the botched investigation process. The horrifying case involves over 450 cases of child abuse over the span of 20 years, made Read More

California regulator considers penalty against PG&E in 2017 wildfires

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(Reuters) – California utilities regulator has opened a case to evaluate and consider penalties against power and gas utility PG&E Corp for its involvement in the fierce wildfires that killed 46 people in Northern California’s wine country in 2017. FILE PHOTO – Firefighters work to defend homes from an approaching wildfire in Sonoma, California, U.S. Read More

Transnational corps need regulation, attempts to destroy WTO unacceptable – Putin to BRICS leaders

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Russian President Vladimir Putin has spoken of the global economic situation and how the BRICS major emerging economies can join their forces to ensure it transforms into a more stable and fair model. “The situation in the global economy is disturbing. It is symptomatic that international trade is no longer the engine of economic growth Read More

VIDEO of Indian mob lynching Muslim while forcing him to praise Hindu gods sparks national outrage

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The brutal lynching of a young Muslim man in India has become an object of national attention after a video of the incident went viral, prompting nearly a dozen arrests, and an investigation into a potential cover-up. Police arrested 11 people on Monday in connection to the lynching after the victim’s family showed them the Read More

Safety first: markets wary of world politics and policy and dash for bunkers

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LONDON (Reuters) – Gold, Switzerland’s franc, Japan’s yen, top-rated government bonds, and even bitcoin — investors have dashed for havens and alternative assets this week as anxiety grows about trade wars, U.S.-Iran tensions and negative interest rates. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., Read More

Pompeo ‘is still a CIA director who takes over State Department’ – China’s Global Times editor

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Published time: 25 Jun, 2019 04:12 Secretary of State Mike Pompeo “can no longer play the role of a top US diplomat,” Global Times editor Hu Xijin tweeted, declaring the former spook “has become the most troublesome US official for China.” “To China, he is still a CIA director who takes over the State Department,” Read More