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Suicide attack on Afghan hospital kills at least 20

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By Emily Mee, news reporter At least 20 people have been killed and more than 90 wounded in a suicide bombing on a hospital in southern Afghanistan. Hospital visitors used shawls and blankets to carry casualties inside the heavily-bombed building, while the worst of the wounded were rushed to hospitals in nearby Kandahar. The explosion Read More

Youth climate activists to join Sweden’s Thunberg in protest at U.S. Supreme Court

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Seven young Americans who have sued the U.S. government for failing to take action on climate change will join Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg on the steps of the Supreme Court on Wednesday to urge political leaders and lawmakers to support their legal fight and take action to phase out the use Read More

Bombing at Afghan president’s campaign rally kills 24 people

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At least 24 people have been killed and at least 30 injured after a suicide bomber targeted a campaign rally for Afghan President Ashraf Ghani. The attacker rammed a motorbike packed with explosives into the entrance of the venue in the city of Charakar, and officials have confirmed that Mr Ghani was unharmed. Hours after Read More

Dozens killed after explosion hits president’s re-election rally in north Afghanistan

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At least 24 people have been killed and dozens more were wounded after an IED attached to a security vehicle exploded near a campaign rally attended by Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, potentially signaling an attempt on his life. The bombing occurred on Tuesday afternoon in Afghanistan’s northern city of Charikar as President Ghani began addressing Read More

Dozens killed as explosion hits near Afghanistan’s President campaign rally in country’s north

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Published time: 17 Sep, 2019 08:33 Edited time: 17 Sep, 2019 09:00 Follow RT on At least 24 people were killed and dozens more wounded after an IED attached to a security vehicle exploded near a campaign rally attended by Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, potentially marking an attempt on his life. The bombing occurred on Read More

TransGlobe Energy Corporation Announces Director/PDMR Shareholdings

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CALGARY, Alberta, Sept. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TransGlobe Energy Corporation (AIM & TSX: “TGL” & NASDAQ: “TGA”) (“TransGlobe” or the “Company”) announces that on September 13, 2019, David Cook, Carol Bell, Edward LaFehr, Susan MacKenzie, and Steven Sinclair, all Independent Directors, received Deferred Share Units (“DSUs”) as a result of the Company having declared Read More

The hobbyists competing to make AI human

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This weekend Steve Worswick will be pushing the boundaries of what it is to be human, attempting to fool a panel of judges into thinking they are chatting to another person while really they will be talking to a chatbot. But Steve isn’t an engineer at Apple or Amazon, he is a designer from Leeds Read More

Major tennis tournament postponed due to Hong Kong unrest

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By Yuliya Talmazan, news reporter The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) has postponed an event in Hong Kong “in light of the present situation”. The semi-autonomous Chinese region has seen months of political unrest and violence, which started with opposition to a controversial extradition bill and has snowballed into a wider backlash against Chinese rule and Read More

Hong Kong Exchange faces uphill battle with $39 billion bid for LSE

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LONDON (Reuters) – Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd (HKEX) (0388.HK) unveiled a $39 billion takeover approach to the London Stock Exchange Plc (LSE) (LSE.L) on Wednesday that received a cool response from investors concerned about its regulatory and financial hurdles. To prevail, HKEX would have to persuade British politicians and European regulators to abandon Read More

Hong Kong Exchange makes surprise $39 billion offer for Britain’s LSE

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LONDON (Reuters) – Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (0388.HK) made a surprise $39 billion takeover approach for the London Stock Exchange (LSE.L) on Wednesday, aiming to sabotage the LSE’s acquisition of data company Refinitiv and create a global trading powerhouse. The unsolicited approach, a proposal contingent on the LSE ditching its $27 billion Refinitiv deal, Read More