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Carmakers race higher, Johnson jitters for sterling

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LONDON (Reuters) – A speeding autos sector and hopes for even lower borrowing costs buoyed world stocks on Tuesday, while a brief sterling rally proved short-lived as hard-Brexit advocate Boris Johnson was confirmed as Britain’s new prime minister. FILE PHOTO: The German share price index DAX graph is pictured at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Read More

A year since Greece’s deadliest wildfire, wounds remain open

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MATI, Greece (Reuters) – A year since Greece’s deadliest wildfire tore through coastal towns near Athens, killing 102 people, the road to normalcy for its survivors is long and dotted with burned down homes and barren land. A combination picture shows a burnt tree at the seaside following a wildfire that killed 102 people in Read More

Equifax’s $700 million data breach settlement spurs criticism, calls for new rules

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Credit-reporting company Equifax Inc (EFX.N) will pay up to $700 million to settle claims it broke the law during a massive 2017 data breach and to repay harmed consumers, in a landmark settlement that was nonetheless criticized by consumer advocates and some lawmakers who called for stricter regulation. While it was the Read More

French submarine that disappeared with 52 sailors on board in 1968 found

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A French Navy submarine which inexplicably disappeared off the Toulon coast in the Mediterranean on January 17, 1968 has finally been rediscovered over five decades later. The Minerve disappeared without a trace with 52 sailors on board, amid speculation that a faulty rudder, a possible collision with another vessel, or even a torpedo or missile Read More

New shale technology detects completion problems, parent/child well interference

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7/22/2019 TOMBALL — Deep Imaging today announced the first and only real-time solution for tracking fluid as it’s pumped through the wellbore and out to the fracture tips during a completion job. As a result, upstream companies can validate models and successful stages while identifying, fixing or avoiding problem stages as they occur. U.S. industry Read More

‘Election gimmicks’: Head of Sri Lanka church blasts ‘selfish’ govt over Easter bombings probe

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The head of Sri Lanka’s Roman Catholic Church has lambasted the country’s government over its alleged failure to avert the tragic Easter week bombings there, which killed 258 and left hundreds permanently injured. “The selfish power-hungry leaders did not worry about ordinary people… The leaders did not heed intelligence warnings… the Security Council did Read More

Stena Impero: How tensions reached this point and what happens next

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Tensions between the UK and Iran show no sign of easing thanks to the latest drama in the Gulf, which saw a British-flagged oil tanker seized by Tehran as it sailed through the Strait of Hormuz. Prime Minister Theresa May will chair what should be her final Cobra emergency committee meeting to formulate a response, Read More

India successfully launches Chandrayaan 2 unmanned rover mission to Moon

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Published time: 22 Jul, 2019 09:42 Edited time: 22 Jul, 2019 10:00 Follow RT on India’s space agency has successfully launched a lunar mission after the first attempt failed due to a technical glitch. It is set to land on the Moon’s South Pole in the hope of making some potentially-groundbreaking discoveries. Also on rt.com Read More

Protester attack on Beijing’s Hong Kong office is hurtful to ‘all Chinese people’ – envoy

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China’s envoy to Hong Kong has lashed out at demonstrators who attacked Beijing’s Liaison Office in the autonomous territory, describing their vandalism as hurtful to all Chinese people. “These (acts) have seriously damaged Hong Kong’s highly cherished rule of law spirit… and seriously damaged the feelings of all Chinese people including seven million Hong Kong Read More