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Pakistan ready to talk, but ‘will retaliate’ if India moves to avenge deadly terror attack – PM

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As New Delhi claims Islamabad had a hand in a car bombing which killed dozens of Indian soldiers last week, Pakistani PM Imran Khan says he is willing to cooperate, but issued a dire warning against India taking unilateral action. “Don’t think that Pakistan might not retaliate. We will retaliate if India attacks. Starting a Read More

Swastikas painted on Jewish graves in French cemetery

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Swastikas and antisemitic slogans have been smeared on about 90 graves in a Jewish cemetery in France, local officials said. The graffiti appeared in the cemetery in Quatzenheim, near Strasbourg, overnight on Tuesday – hours before planned nationwide marches against a rise in antisemitic attacks. French president Emmanuel Macron visited the graveyard on Tuesday, walking Read More

Honda to close British car plant as Brexit looms

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LONDON/TOKYO (Reuters) – Honda will close its only British car plant in 2021 with the loss of up to 3,500 jobs, a major departure of Japanese investment announced just over a month before the United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union. The automaker, which builds more than a tenth of the 1.5 million Read More

Germany's Altmaier: Cannot confirm report on government decision on Huawei

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The logo of Huawei Technologies is pictured atop the German headquarters of the Chinese telecommunications giant in Duesseldorf, Germany, February 18, 2019. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay BERLIN (Reuters) – German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said on Tuesday he could not confirm a newspaper report saying Berlin was leaning toward letting China’s Huawei participate in building the nation’s Read More

Get Brexit sorted out, UK business minister says after Honda plant decision

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A journalist looks at a projection about Honda’s British factory while Honda Motor Chief Executive Takahiro Hachigo (not in the picture) speaks at a news conference in Tokyo, Japan, February 19, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-hoon LONDON (Reuters) – The United Kingdom must urgently end the uncertainty over its exit from the European Union so that businesses Read More

Honda to close UK car plant as Brexit looms

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LONDON/TOKYO (Reuters) – Honda will close its only British car plant in 2021 with the loss of up to 3,500 jobs, a major departure of Japanese investment announced just over a month before the United Kingdom is due to leave the European Union. The Japanese firm, which builds a tenth of Britain’s 1.5 million cars Read More

German government unlikely to make quick decision on Huawei: source

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FILE PHOTO: The Huawei logo is pictured outside their research facility in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, February 14, 2019. REUTERS/Chris Wattie/File Photo BERLIN (Reuters) – The German government will probably not take a quick decision on whether to allow China’s Huawei to build Germany’s 5G network, a government source said on Tuesday. “There will probably not Read More

Great Barrier Reef rodent becomes 1st official ‘climate change extinction’

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Australia’s government has declared the Bramble Cay melomys extinct, making it what is believed to be the first mammalian casualty directly attributed to man-made climate change. The official declaration on Tuesday by Australia’s Environment Ministry was long-expected, as a wide-ranging survey of the critter’s habitat in 2014 found no traces of the species. The rat Read More

Merkel blames ‘outside influence’ for kids’ climate change protest… but could it just be a protest?

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Talking almost in one breath about Russia, “hybrid warfare” and widespread environmental protests among schoolchildren across Europe is not bizarre paranoia, but a deliberate tactic, RT has been told. Centrist forces in Europe as well as in the US “have been trying to deflect attention to Russia whenever there are key issues that are coming Read More

US sanctions help India become No.1 buyer of Venezuelan crude

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Imports of Venezuela’s oil by India surged 66 percent in the first half of February to 620,000 barrels a day. The country boosted its purchases from the Latin American nation after US stopped shipments from Caracas. Indian refiners Reliance Industries and Nayara Energy were driving the import boost. Venezuela has sent its oil minister, Manuel Read More