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Trump's Golan gift to Israel condemned by UN, Gulf & European allies

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Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Israel’s annexation of the Syrian Golan has been met with condemnation by the international community, with the UN and Washington’s Gulf and European allies slamming the move. The US president signed a declaration on Monday recognizing Israel’s sovereignty over the disputed Golan Heights. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who was Read More

‘PR disaster’: NASA ditches historic all-female spacewalk after spacesuits won’t fit

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People on social networks are struggling to understand how NASA prepares for its missions after the space agency announced that its historic all-woman spacewalk will be canceled due to problems with spacesuit sizes. Astronauts Anne McClain and Christina Koch were about to make history as the first all-female crew to walk outside the International Space Read More

Japan market watchdog seeks $1.2 million fine against Citi, alleges JGB manipulation

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The Citigroup Inc (Citi) logo is seen at the SIBOS banking and financial conference in Toronto, Ontario, Canada October 19, 2017. Picture taken October 19, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Helgren TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s SESC market watchdog said on Tuesday it had recommended a $1.2 million fine against the British unit of Citigroup Inc for alleged manipulation Read More

Clear Blue Technologies Closes $2.67 Million Equity Capital Raise

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TORONTO, March 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Clear Blue Technologies International Inc. (“Clear Blue” or the “Company”) (TSXV:CBLU) announced that it has completed the final tranche of a non-brokered private placement of units (each, a “Unit”) at a price of $0.25 per Unit, for gross proceeds of $1,661,875 (all amounts are in Canadian dollars). Read More

Ackman's fund zooms ahead as he casts himself as corporate helpmate

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BOSTON (Reuters) – For months, activist investor William Ackman promised to rebuild his record. Now he has some numbers to prove it. FILE PHOTO: William ‘Bill’ Ackman, CEO and Portfolio Manager of Pershing Square Capital Management, speaks during the Sohn Investment Conference in New York City, U.S., May 8, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Since Jan. 1, Read More

Apple News+, at $10 a month, could deliver more content than multiple subscriptions

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(Reuters) – Apple Inc’s Apple News+ service will offer content from 300 popular magazines and newspapers for just $10 a month. Unless you are wedded to print, it may be time to consider dumping your subscriptions. Roger Rosner, Vice President of Applications for Apple, speaks during an Apple special event at the Steve Jobs Theater Read More

7 arrested after Hindu sisters ‘kidnapped, converted to Islam & married off’ in Pakistan

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Seven people have been arrested in Pakistan in connection with an alleged abduction and forced conversion to Islam of two teenage Hindu sisters, which has sparked a war of words between India and Pakistan. The girls, Raveena (16) and Reena (14), were allegedly abducted by a group of men from Pakistan’s Sindh Province and forced Read More

Trump’s Golan Heights recognition ‘an act of brigandry’ – George Galloway

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US President Donald Trump’s recognition of the disputed Golan Heights as Israeli territory is “an act of brigandry,” former Labour Party MP George Galloway told RT. Trump’s declaration has been condemned in the Arab world. Trump on Monday signed a declaration recognizing Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights, seized from Syria during the 1967 Six-Day Read More

Texas refineries cut output as petrochemical spill curbs shipping

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HOUSTON (Reuters) – A petrochemical disaster outside Houston that has disrupted ship traffic for days at a major U.S. oil port led two major refineries on Monday to reduce fuel production, according to people familiar with the matter. Smoke covers the Houston area from a fire burning at the Intercontinental Terminals Company in Deer Park, Read More

Kids’ phone use is creating a hidden 'epidemic' of weakened bones and fractures in later life

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If there was ever a reason to force your kids to take a break from screens, the idea of premature hip fractures could be it. An expert has warned that children’s sedentary lives puts them at risk of early-onset bone weakness. Dawn Skelton, a professor of ageing and Health and an adviser to the Royal Read More