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Rescuers race to find survivors after Philippine quake

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A rescuer assists a search dog as they try to reach survivors at a collapsed four-storey building following an earthquake in Porac town,, Pampanga province, Philippines, April 23, 2019. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez PORAC, Philippines (Reuters) – Rescue teams in the Philippines searched for signs of life beneath the rubble of a collapsed four-storey commercial building on Read More

Eight killed, dozens feared trapped after earthquake hits Philippines

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MANILA (Reuters) – At least eight people were killed when a magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck the Philippines’ main island of Luzon on Monday and officials feared dozens could be trapped in the rubble of a collapsed commercial building. Employees walk outside after being evacuated from the office building after an earthquake in Makati City, Philippines, Read More

Earthquake of 6.3 magnitude strikes Philippines, several dead – media

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Employees walk outside after being evacuated from the office building after an earthquake in Makati City, Philippines, April 22, 2019. REUTERS/Martin Petty MANILA (Reuters) – A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck the Philippines main island of Luzon on Monday and several people were killed in collapsed buildings, media reported. The quake struck 60 km (37 miles) Read More

Exclusive: India hopes U.S. will allow allies to buy some Iranian oil – source

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FILE PHOTO: Gas flares from an oil production platform at the Soroush oil fields in the Persian Gulf, south of the capital Tehran, July 25, 2005. REUTERS/Raheb Homavandi NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India hopes the U.S. will allow its allies to continue to buy some Iranian oil instead of halting the purchases altogether from May, Read More

Earthquake of 6.3 magnitude strikes central Philippines: USGS

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MANILA (Reuters) – A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck the central Philippines on Monday, the U.S Geological Survey (USGS) said, and a Reuters witness said office buildings swayed in the main business district of the capital, Manila. The quake struck 60 km (37 miles) northwest of Manila at a depth of 40 km (25 miles). The Read More

‘Buying stairway to heaven?’ Pamela Anderson slams the rich for self-serving Notre Dame donations

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While most were happy that wealthy donors gave $1 billion to rebuild Notre Dame, actress Pamela Anderson had a different take, claiming the “one percent” had their own interests at heart and that the Church is rich enough already. The model and former Baywatch actress made her latest hard-hitting political contribution in a tweet. This Read More

Facebook bans UK far right groups and leaders

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Facebook has imposed a ban on a dozen far-right individuals and organisations that it says “spread hate”. The ban includes the British National Party and Nick Griffin, the English Defence League and the National Front. The list also includes Britain First, which was already banned, but this latest action will prohibit support for it on Read More

‘Stupid Brexit’ should hit UK fast & hard if Assange is handed over to US – German MEP

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The UK should get its “stupid Brexit” right now and face the hardest divorce deal possible if it extradites Julian Assange to the US, which is keen to cover up Iraq War crimes, a German MEP said in an emotive speech. The controversy over Julian Assange’s arrest in London seems to have spilled over into Read More

Facebook draws liberal ire for hiring conservative ‘fact-checkers’ for once

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A fact-checking spinoff of the conservative website Daily Caller has partnered up with Facebook to police fake news, and mainstream media are outraged. The social media behemoth has added Daily Caller’s CheckYourFact.com to its list of US media partners this week, sparking outrage among the mainstream (and politically rather differently aligned) media outlets, who argued Read More

First Integrated Solutions secures significant contract with Spirit Energy

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4/18/2019 ABERDEEN — First Integrated Solutions, a leading provider of equipment rental and lifting and inspection services to the oil and gas sector, has been awarded a contract for the provision of rental equipment services and associated consumable purchases with Spirit Energy. The $5.8 million (£4.5 million) contract will see First Integrated Solutions provide support Read More