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By Stelios Orphanides A court in Bermuda last Friday ordered the liquidation of Saab Financial (Bermuda) Ltd, a company associated with the owners of the Tanzanian lender FBME Bank Ltd, the brothers
DUE to the rise of the Internet of Things (IoT), information is being collected at an unprecedented rate, with much of it being highly personal and confidential. It is because of this that cybersecuri
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Daimler said recent steps by United States authorities to investigate diesel emissions pollution and so-called auxiliary emission control devices, could lead to significant pena
LONDON (Reuters) - Three of the world's biggest miners are hunting for new leaders for their boards at a time when the industry faces questions from investors about its conventional diversified busine
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THEO PANAYIDES finds a world authority on Venice to have found her sense of belonging years after making the move from housewife to academic   I try to steer clear of cheap flattery, but sometim
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Russian state media and Kremlin-connected political pundits are hammering home a nearly identical talking point about France’s presidential election – French candidates and the Fifth Repub
The U.S. military started moving parts of its controversial THAAD anti-missile defence system to a deployment site in South Korea on April 26 amid high tensions over North Korea’s missile and nu
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The wife of a Thai man who hanged their 11-month-old daughter on Facebook Live says her husband is the only person to blame, and she bears no anger toward the social media site or the users who shared
A retirement community on Lake Erie has turned to a technology more common in sci-fi thrillers than old folks homes: iris scan recognition. The post Iris Scans Come to Nursing Homes. Next Stop, Your
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Flytxt, a customer data analytics software company based here, has closed a Rs 70-crore financing deal with DAH Beteiligungs GmbH, belonging to the Hopp family office in Germany. This is also the fam
Tata Communications has appointed Renuka Ramnath as the new Chairperson of the board of directors and the successor to Subodh Bhargava. An independent director of the board since December 2014, Ra...
PE firm Sequoia India has invested Rs 130 crore in co-working space Awfis. Awfis will use the funding to scale up its network of over 100 centres with 35,000 seats from the existing 21 centres and ..
At 1:30 p.m. EDT (11:p.m. India Time) on Wednesday, April 26, Whitson - currently commander of Expedition 51 - will take viewers 250 miles off the Earth to the International Space Station (ISS) in th
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SYDNEY (Reuters) - Aurizon Holdings on Wednesday said it had restarted its main Goonyella coal haulage line on a limited basis nearly a month after Cyclone Debbie brought the line to a halt, cutting o
Researchers are training artificial intelligence models to identify tuberculosis (TB) on chest X-rays, which may help screening and evaluation efforts in TB-prevalent areas with limited access to radi
Cancer cells deploy an ancient mechanism used by single-celled organisms to elevate their mutation rate in response to stress. This discovery explains one of the best-known hallmarks of cancer -- its
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Dala - The provincial government of Lunda Sul intends to strengthen the diversification of local economies through the development and exploitation of natural resources in the four municipalities, na
A multi-vehicle crash involving two big rigs shut down the 5 Freeway near Griffith Park on Tuesday, snarling traffic for miles, the California Highway Patrol said. Southbound lanes remained closed
Authorities in Northern California say five people appear to have died from heroin overdoses in the last 10 days and are warning that a particularly potent batch of the drug could be on the street
Police in West Covina shot and wounded an unarmed man during a confrontation at a strip mall on Tuesday morning. The gunfire from police also struck an officer at the scene, but the officer’s bull
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Latest Sport
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James Harden scored 34 points and the Houston Rockets withstood a furious effort from Oklahoma City star Russell Westbrook to oust the Thunder from the NBA playoffs Tuesday
UNLV basketball received the sort of news not usually expected from a team coming off the worst season in program history with the commitment of a five-star prospect.
(The Sports Xchange) – Stephen Curry scored 37 points, dished out eight assists and grabbed seven rebounds despite sitting out the entire fourth quarter as the Golden State Warriors buried the P
LONDON, (Reuters) – Durham fast bowler Mark Wood has been named in England’s 15-man squad for the ODI series against South Africa and the Champions Trophy tournament in June having recovered fro
(Reuters) – Former Pakistan one-day international captain Azhar Ali and wicketkeeper-batsman Umar Akmal are back in the squad for June’s Champions Trophy in England, the country’s cricket board
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Lunda Sul government intends to strengthen local economies

Dala - The provincial government of Lunda Sul intends to strengthen the diversification of local economies through the development and exploitation of natural resources in the four municipalities, na
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5 Freeway reopens after deadly big rig crash

A multi-vehicle crash involving two big rigs shut down the 5 Freeway near Griffith Park on Tuesday, snarling traffic for miles, the California Highway Patrol said. Southbound lanes remained closed
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5 dead in 10 days from heroin overdoses in Sonoma County

Authorities in Northern California say five people appear to have died from heroin overdoses in the last 10 days and are warning that a particularly potent batch of the drug could be on the street
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West Covina police shoot and wound unarmed man at strip mall; officer hit by friendly fire

Police in West Covina shot and wounded an unarmed man during a confrontation at a strip mall on Tuesday morning. The gunfire from police also struck an officer at the scene, but the officer’s bull
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Cody Bellinger's debut goes just fine in Dodgers' 2-1 victory over the Giants

Cody Bellinger burst through the doorway of the visitors clubhouse at AT&T Park and veered to his left. He stutter-stepped in that direction before he realized his error. The route to the diamond
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US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross today said there has been no serious discussions on India-US free trade agreement though the Trump administration has no inherent objection over the pact.
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Favorite Place: Genoa Isn’t Rome or Florence. That’s Part of Its Charm.

The author has prowled the streets of the Italian city for over 15 years, wondering the whole time why there are so few other people doing the same thing.
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Seattle crushes rain record, while rival Portland wet too

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The Latest: Company emphasizes safety after 2015 fatal crash

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Watch: Wet 'n Wild water park's Storm falls

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Soggy Seattle lives up to name, breaks another rain record

SEATTLE - Soggy Seattle has broken another rainfall record. The National Weather Service says the city measured 44.67 inches (114 centimetres) of rain between October and so far in April. That makes
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David Hopley's drone photography of Britain

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United is rated as the WORST large airline in the US

Those responding to an American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) study ranked United lower than all large airlines in the survey, which analyzed data from across all sectors.
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Florida neighborhood on alert for a monkey on the loose

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is telling people to stay away from a monkey that several people have spotted in Apopka near Orlando in recent days.
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