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West’s news dominated by Hong Kong while Yellow Vests largely ignored – Pilger

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Western mainstream media now operate in an extremely narrow spectrum of authorized opinions and views; we just have to look at how differently protests in Hong Kong and France are covered, veteran journalist John Pilger has said. “The news is dominated by Hong Kong, and yet 29 miles from England is France and this extraordinary Read More

Huge Hong Kong march is show of absolute defiance

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This has been absolutely extraordinary. Some had thought there had been a drop in the public’s levels of commitment to this pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong – but those doubters could not have been more wrong. Victoria Park, the venue for this rally, only holds 150,000 or so people. Even as I arrived for some Read More

‘Just fake news’: Huawei VP rejects WSJ report of employees spying on African politicians

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Huawei has never engaged in hacking activities, the company’s vice president of strategy, Andrew Williamson, told RT after a report claimed its technicians helped African governments to snoop on political opponents. RT America’s Sara Montes de Oca spoke with Williamson after traveling to the telecommunication giant’s headquarters in Shenzhen, China. The Wall Street Journal reported Read More

Welcome to the real world! Berlin’s oldest boys’ choir sued by 9yo girl for gender discrimination

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A five-century-old boys’ choir has been accused of gender discrimination for not accepting a nine-year-old girl. Her woke mother is suing Berlin’s oldest musical institution for not embracing modern world realities. The State and Cathedral Choir Berlin’s gender-based admissions criteria violate Germany’s constitution, the girl’s mother has declared, hauling the boys-only choir into court on Read More

Rare giant panda twins born at Belgian zoo

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A newborn twin panda cub is seen at the Pairi Daiza wildlife park, a zoo and botanical garden in Brugelette, Belgium August 9, 2019. Benoit Bouchez Pairi Daiza/Handout via REUTERS BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Giant panda twins born at a zoo in Belgium on Thursday face a precarious first few days but the “extremely rare” birth Read More

Key Energy Services Reports Second Quarter 2019 Earnings

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HOUSTON, Aug. 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Key Energy Services, Inc. (“Key” or the “Company”) reported second quarter 2019 consolidated revenues of $112.9 million and a net loss of $18.3 million, or $(0.90) per share as compared to consolidated revenues of $109.3 million and a net loss of $23.4 million, or $(1.15) per share, for Read More

Trump bribing American farmers with taxpayer money to fix trade war damage – Prof. Richard Wolff

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US President Donald Trump is essentially buying votes with money from American taxpayers after his aggressive tariff policy on China boomeranged on US farmers, Professor Richard Wolff has told RT. To compensate for lost crop sales to China, the Trump administration announced aid for farmers, expected to total $28 billion. After China recently stopped buying Read More

U.S. Democratic candidates demonize oil industry

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By Ari Natter on 8/7/2019 WASHINGTON D.C. (Bloomberg) –Bernie Sanders says the industry is a criminal enterprise. Joe Biden is vowing to take action against it. Other candidates are competing to say who will wean America from its products the soonest. The fossil fuel industry is squarely in the cross hairs of Democrats running for Read More

Merger between TGS and Spectrum declared unconditional – key dates for completion

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Oslo 7 August 2019: Reference is made to previous stock exchange announcements regarding the merger between TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company ASA (“TGS”, OSE: TGS) and Spectrum ASA (“Spectrum”, OSE: SPU). All conditions for the merger have now been fulfilled, and the parties have declared the transaction unconditional. Key dates and information for the completion of the Read More