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Kumba Iron Ore reports 66% drop in annual profit amid slumping metal prices.
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Tonight, a mobile group of militants fired mortars on Ukrainian troops positions near Marinka.
Russian forces around Ukraine and the Caucasus have been called to a snap drill on the orders of President Vladimir Putin, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu told state news agency Itar-Tass on Mo
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US researchers have found a new sunscreen that guarantees no loss of vitamin D, rather allows the body to produce the essential vitamin, a deficiency or insufficiency of which causes major health pro
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Around 60 Islamic State fighters had been deployed in several cities in Europe shortly before the Paris attacks in November last year, with plans of carrying out major attacks on five cities, a senio
Waris Ahluwalia, an American actor and designer, says he was prevented from boarding an Aeroméxico flight Monday from Mexico City to New York after he refused to remove his turban in public. Ahluwali
South Korean president Park Geun-hye spoke with U.S. president Barack Obama Tuesday and agreed to cooperate with Washington to implement strong sanctions against North Korea over its nuclear test las
Google CEO Sundar Pichai has been awarded received a grant for 273,328 Class C Google stock units, worth about $199 million.
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(The following statement was released by the rating agency) SYDNEY, February 09 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has today commented that the Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) Rating for Australian-based Genworth
BANGKOK, Feb 9 (Reuters) - The number of Thai corporate borrowers issuing new bonds may surge 15 percent this year to topple a near decade high in 2015, particularly small and medium-sized companies w
DUBAI, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Major Middle East stock markets may struggle to hold onto the previous session's gains on Tuesday as Asian shares slump, despite a slight improvement in oil prices.
MANILA, Feb 9 (Reuters) - The president of the Philippines has signed an executive order for the merger of two state-run banks, creating the nation's second-biggest lender by assets after BDO Unibank
WASHINGTON, Feb 9 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama unveils his final White House budget on Tuesday with a blueprint for fiscal year 2017 that will lay out his spending proposals for priorities
SYDNEY, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Australian shares fell to a 2 1/2-year low on Tuesday, joining a slump in global markets as sliding oil prices weighed on energy stocks and concerns about the health of banks
* Q4 net income 106 million Norwegian crowns ($12.4 million)versus 67 million crowns year ago
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The South Sydney Rabbitohs have named a 23-man squad to take on the Dragons in the annual Charity Shield to be played at ANZ Stadium.
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Karachi, Feb 9: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has revealed that the issue of Pakistan's participation in the ICC World Twenty20 in India in March-April had been discussed at the recent Internationa
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Chandigarh, Feb 9: South African batsman David Miller has been appointed as the captain of Kings XI Punjab for the 9th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) this year. IPL squads after the auctio
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No Rating Impact for Genworth Australia from US downgrade

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) SYDNEY, February 09 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has today commented that the Insurer Financial Strength (IFS) Rating for Australian-based Genworth
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Thai firms flock to bond market into arms of yield-starved investors

BANGKOK, Feb 9 (Reuters) - The number of Thai corporate borrowers issuing new bonds may surge 15 percent this year to topple a near decade high in 2015, particularly small and medium-sized companies w
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MIDEAST STOCKS-Markets may weaken as global shares slump

DUBAI, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Major Middle East stock markets may struggle to hold onto the previous session's gains on Tuesday as Asian shares slump, despite a slight improvement in oil prices.
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Philippine president orders merger of two state-run lenders

MANILA, Feb 9 (Reuters) - The president of the Philippines has signed an executive order for the merger of two state-run banks, creating the nation's second-biggest lender by assets after BDO Unibank
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Obama lays out 2017 spending priorities in final White House budget

WASHINGTON, Feb 9 (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama unveils his final White House budget on Tuesday with a blueprint for fiscal year 2017 that will lay out his spending proposals for priorities
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Australia shares hit 2 1/2 year trough, NZ down in line with global rout

SYDNEY, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Australian shares fell to a 2 1/2-year low on Tuesday, joining a slump in global markets as sliding oil prices weighed on energy stocks and concerns about the health of banks
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BRIEF-Skandiabanken Q4 net income rises to NOK 106 million

* Q4 net income 106 million Norwegian crowns ($12.4 million)versus 67 million crowns year ago
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Handelsbanken Q4 profit lags forecast, dividend in line

STOCKHOLM, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Sweden's Handelsbanken reported fourth-quarter operating profit below expectations on Tuesday but proposed to pay an annual dividend in line with forecasts.
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Swedbank CEO Wolf to leave bank

STOCKHOLM, Feb 9 (Reuters) - Swedish bank Swedbank said on Tuesday Chief Executive Michael Wolf was stepping down with immediate effect.
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The ISLANDS you can rent on Airbnb from Costa Rica to a South Pacific paradise

From Belize to Canada hosts at Airbnb are sharing more than just their homes inviting guests to castaway on a private island for as little as £107 a night. MailOnline Travel has rounded up a select
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Nichola and Wayne Driver who fell ill in Cancun describe Sandos Playacar Beach holiday horror

Nichola Driver, 36, and her husband Wayne, had travelled to Cancun in Mexico to celebrate Wayne's 40th birthday in October 2015, but say their celebration turned into 'an absolute nightmare.'
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Justin and Christina Greak condense 2 years of US and Europe travel into a selfie video

Mathematics and science teacher, Justin Greak, from Houston, Texas, challenged himself and his wife Christina to travel the world between school term times in 2013.
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Participants compete in the European SAUNA Marathon in Estonia

The European Sauna Marathon in Otepaa, Estonia, saw almost 1000 competitors, some of whom clearly dressed up for the occasion, run around the city's saunas in just six hours.
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For Passengers of a Royal Caribbean Cruise, Anything but Smooth Sailing

The voyage of Anthem of the Seas was cut short after sailing through a strong winter storm that produced hurricane-force winds. Here is a first-hand account.
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Itineraries: At Ski Resorts, Meetings Fill Rooms When Snow Is Scant

Resorts are investing in amenities to attract conferences and corporate retreats, which supplement income from recreational skiers.
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Tourist flies dog Charlie home to LA after bonding on a Peru holiday

Ursula Vari from Los Angeles in California, was on holiday in Peru when the dog, which she later named Charlie, approached her in pain just hours before her flight was due to take off.
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Why passports come in different colours and how countries choose them

In India, for example, the travel books are a bold blue colour, but those who live in Europe will be more familiar with the burgundy red design - and these hues are decided individually by a country
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Epcot: 'Circle of Life' movie closed for enhancements

"The Circle of Life: An Environmental Fable" film, which has shown at Epcot since 1995, is undergoing enhancements, according to the official Walt Disney World website.

The 20-minute movie f

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