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Joke’s on who? PewDiePie NOT donating $50k to ADL after uproar, says pledge was ‘mistake’

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YouTube celebrity PewDiePie has canceled his $50,000 pledge to the Anti-Defamation League, calling it a mistake, after his fans wondered if “blackmail” made him back a group that had declared him and other creators anti-Semitic. Felix ‘PewDiePie’ Kjellberg had promised the donation to the ADL on Monday, in a video celebrating his milestone of reaching Read More

New Bond film gives ancient Italian town £10m boost

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By Andy Hayes, news reporter An ancient Italian town is set to receive a £10m boost after James Bond’s vintage Aston Martin screeched around its narrow alleys for the next 007 movie. Matera, which was first settled in the 10th millennium BC, hosted Bond’s trademark silver DB5 as it took tight corners and careered down Read More

Exclusive: India to woo foreign firms like Apple to capitalize on U.S.-China trade war

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NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India is targeting companies including Apple (AAPL.O), Foxconn (2354.TW) and Wistron Corp (3231.TW) with a charm offensive aimed at encouraging them to shift business out of trade war-hit China, according to a source and a document seen by Reuters. FILE PHOTO – A salesperson speaks on the phone at an Apple Read More

‘Unidentified leader’: AP reporter accused of racism after SA’s Ramaphosa left unnamed on G7 photo

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The AP’s six-year veteran White House reporter Darlene Superville has triggered a backlash in Africa and drawn the ire of many on Twitter after referring to South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa as an “unidentified leader.” The host of this year’s G7 Summit, French President Emmanuel Macron, invited the heads of five African states to discuss Read More

‘Unidentified leader’: AP reporter accused of racism for description of SA’s president Ramaphosa

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The AP’s six-year veteran White House reporter Darlene Superville has triggered a backlash in Africa and drawn the ire of many on Twitter after referring to South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa as an “unidentified leader.” The host of this year’s G7 Summit, French President Emmanuel Macron, invited the heads of five African states to discuss 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

Prosafe SE: Q2 2019 results and webcast on 22 August 2019

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Prosafe SE will release its second quarter 2019 results on 22 August 2019 at approx. 07:00 a.m. CEST. Jesper Kragh Andresen, CEO and Stig H. Christiansen, Deputy CEO & CFO will the same day at 10:00 a.m. CEST present the results at Felix Konferansesenter, Bryggetorget 3, Oslo. The presentation can be followed live via web Read More

Low river levels to affect French nuclear power generation from August 8: EDF

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PARIS (Reuters) – French utility EDF may curb power generation at its 3,000 megawatt Chooz nuclear reactor in the north of France due to the low flow rate of the Meuse river which it uses to cool the two reactors at the plant. “Due to flow forecasts of Meuse river, production restrictions are likely to Read More

Invitation to Half-Year 2019 Results Presentation in Oslo

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DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, will release its half-year 2019 results to the Oslo Stock Exchange at 8:00 am Oslo time on 31 July 2019. A management presentation will follow at Felix 2, Bryggetorget 3, 0250 Oslo at 10:00 am Oslo time. A live webcast of the presentation will be available on Read More

Paris records hottest temperature since records began

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PARIS (Reuters) – Paris on Thursday recorded its hottest temperature since records began, Meteo France said, as a heatwave spread across Europe. Meteo France said a temperature of 40.6 degrees Celsius (105 degrees Fahrenheit) had been recorded in the capital at around 1:40 p.m. That beat the previous record, which was the 40.4 degrees Celsius Read More