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Birchcliff Energy Ltd. Announces Voting Results From Its 2019 Annual Shareholders Meeting and Adjournment of Special Business

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CALGARY, Alberta, May 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Birchcliff Energy Ltd. (“Birchcliff”) (TSX: BIR) is pleased to announce that at its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders held on May 16, 2019 (the “Meeting”), shareholders elected all five of the proposed nominees listed in Birchcliff’s information circular dated March 28, 2019 (the “Information Circular”). In Read More

Prairie Provident Announces Election of Directors

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CALGARY, Alberta, May 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Prairie Provident Resources Inc. (“Prairie Provident” or the “Company”) announces that, at its annual and special meeting of shareholders held May 16, 2019, the seven nominees set out in the Company’s information circular dated April 5, 2019 were elected as directors. Detailed voting results on the election Read More

US speaks of peace talks, while ‘holding a gun’ at Tehran – top Iranian official

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Iran has pulled no punches with regards to Washington, saying that while the US is urging talks, it simultaneously holds a gun at Tehran. It comes as tensions between two states continue to grow. “The actions of American leaders in exerting pressure and launching sanctions while speaking of talks, is like holding a gun Read More

Indian airbases in Kashmir on alert amid warning of terrorist attacks – report

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Two Indian airbases in Kashmir have been placed on high alert in response to a warning of planned terrorist attacks, reports say. One of the sites houses jets that participated in aerial combat with Pakistan in February. Fresh intelligence data shows that terrorists plan to target two military sites on the Indian-controlled part of Kashmir, Read More

Four children killed in airstrikes on Yemeni capital

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At least six people, including four children, have been killed in Saudi-led coalition airstrikes on Yemen’s capital Sanaa. The rebel-controlled Health ministry said 41 people were also wounded, including two women with Russian nationality. Smoke rose from the rubble of several houses after the strikes in Sanaa’s al-Raqas neighborhood this morning. Sanaa resident Ahmed al-Kori Read More

No kissing gays or conservative hunters: Overcautious Facebook blocks political ads in Sweden

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Two political parties in Sweden have been told by Facebook that they cannot promote their campaign videos on the platform. One featured a gay couple kissing while another showed a candidate carrying a hunting shotgun. Just like other EU members, Sweden is preparing to elect its representatives to the European Parliament, so various parties are Read More

French not amused by US pressure to withdraw Cannes award from ‘racist, misogynist’ Alain Delon

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US social justice activists incensed at the Cannes Festival’s intent to honor Alain Delon have started a petition to stop it, citing the legendary actor’s “close-minded” views. The festival, and the French public, were not amused. Cannes organizers have held firm in their intent to honor the actor, now 83, with a Palme d’Or for Read More

Jerusalem’s newest shrine? US celebrates embassy move anniversary as Israel braces for riots

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The American embassy in Jerusalem is nothing short of a “new shrine” for the Jewish nation, the US ambassador said on the anniversary of the embassy move that has sparked violent protests and clashes ever since. “We have done something that has not been in quite some time: We have created a new shrine in Read More

India not rushing to buy extra Saudi oil to offset lost Iranian supply

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Just one Indian refiner has agreed to buy additional crude oil supply from Saudi Arabia to compensate for the loss of Iranian barrels, as India’s firms have been looking for months to diversify their crude sources. Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals (MRPL) is the only Indian refiner out of four state-held companies that had bought Iranian Read More

Transfer of Venezuelan embassy in US to ‘fake government’ would be an ‘act of war’ – Max Blumenthal

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The US risks setting the stage for war if peace activists are evicted from the Venezuelan embassy in Washington and representatives of US-backed Juan Guaido move in, investigative journalist Max Blumenthal told RT. “It could be considered an act of war for them to allow the parallel government, which is unrecognized, which controls Read More