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A landmark city centre office block has gone on the market for £4 million.
More than half of the electricity output in Romania was generated from green sources on Wednesday morning, this being the second day in a row when the country relied less on coal for power. According
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The Electronic Transactions Development Agency (Public Organisation) revealed today that Thais spent more time on the Internet in 2016, at 45 hours a week on average or 6.4 hours a day.
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Rand Merchant Investment Holdings will sell of 100 percent of the issued share capital of RMB-SI Investments to Santam for an undisclosed amount.
Impala Platinum says full-year earnings will tumble as much as 75 percent because of lower local prices and production stoppages.
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President of the People’s Republic of China Xi Jinping has greeted his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko and the people of Ukraine on the occasion of National Day, stressing that China resp
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After failing to make a mark in his first attempt, upcoming musician TFly will release his single titled Jaiva koze kuze at the end of the month. In the single, he features JD the superstar of Amana
Young motswako gospel artist, Tlamelo Addanes also known as Fairhope intends to make the youth better and responsible people through his magical gospel rhymes.
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Since the 1970s, scientists have identified valleys and channels on Mars which they think were carved out and eroded by rain and surface runoff, just like on the Earth.
Something really drastic must have happened to the ancient Maya at the end of the Classic Period in the ninth century.
 Tatyana Antropova, the director of the zoo in the Siberian city of Tyumen, says she took the newborn monkey home after his mother refused to carry him on her back and introduced him to her cat Rosin
The device, which is also aimed at first time smartphone buyers, is powered by Samsung's own Tizen operating system.
Nick Carter has a cute workout buddy! The Backstreet Boys member, who is trying to get back in “boy band shape,” recently revealed on Instagram that he’s getting a little help from his 4-month-old so
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MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine miners claim the government's environmental crackdown is a "demolition campaign" against mineral producers and are seeking to meet with President Rodrigo Duterte amid a s
LONDON (Reuters) - Pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca said it had agreed to sell its small molecule antibiotics business to Pfizer in a deal that could reach more than $1.5 billion.
OSLO (Reuters) - Investors managing more than $13 trillion of assets urged leaders of the Group of 20 on Wednesday to ratify a global climate deal by the end of 2016 and to step up efforts to shift fr
ROME (Reuters) - A strong earthquake struck central Italy in the early hours of Wednesday, causing buildings to collapse "with reports of victims" and sending panicked residents fleeing into the stree
Virus case comes less than a week after health officials confirmed first in Monroe County             
Mirroring findings by the Bay Area News Group's yearslong series 'Drugging Our Kids,' a highly critical state audit released Tuesday concluded that California and its counties have failed to adequatel
Addiction treatment centers in the borough, which has been hit hard by the opioid epidemic, say they are being offered kickbacks for patient referrals.
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LONDON, Aug 24 (Reuters) - European shares fell in early deals on Wednesday, snapping two straight sessions of gains as weakness in the mining sector, led by Glencore, weighed.
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PRAGUE, Aug 24 (Reuters) - The Czech National Bank (CNB) will increase the amount of capital the country's main banks must hold in reserve to protect against systemic risk in the sector, the central b
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JOHANNESBURG, Aug 24 (Reuters) - South African assets slumped on Wednesday a day after an elite police unit summoned Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan over an investigation into a suspected rogue unit o
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Gladwin Shitolo’s past, present and future collides whenever he arrives for training at Rand Stadium.
AN unhappily lean, two-match Test series, taking place at a time when cricket should be contemplated rather than played, has now turned into a one-off, winner-takes-all affair at Centurion.
Hitmen Ndumiso Mabena and Jeremy Brockie will be out on dual missions when Platinum Stars host SuperSport United in their season opener at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium.
Sepp Blatter will mount his final challenge against his six-year Fifa ban, following more than a year of scandal.
In the aftermath of the win against Agrentina in Nelspruit, the Springboks were the first to admit that it was an ugly win.
To mark the heroic return of Team GB from the Rio Olympics leisure centres throughout the Black Country and Staffordshire will be taking part in the nation's biggest ever free sports day.
Wolves correspondent Tim Spiers rates the players after the 2-1 victory over Cambridge United in the EFL Cup.
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