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Payday lenders in England have been accused of "irresponsible behaviour" which is trapping people with loans they cannot afford.
Ontario police and community groups are raising the alarm that a fentanyl crisis could be looming as synthetic versions of the drug appear across the province. An advisory released Monday by the Onta
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Sharp Corp is hoping to team up with its domestic rival Japan Display Inc in organic light-emitting diode (OLED) displays to catch up with South Korean manufacturers, the N
ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss drugmaker Roche said on Monday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had issued an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for its test for the Zika virus.
Official exchange rate of the US dollar and euro to Azerbaijani manat was set at 1.6280 manats and 1.8238 manats, respectively, on August 29.
The electrification project will help the government cut down crude imports and also ensure faster movement of trains on these tracks.
ICRVL is a subsidiary of Mumbai-based textile manufacturer and exporter Indo Count Industries (ICIL). ICIL reported turnover of Rs 2,213 crore in the fiscal year 2015-16.
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The SBU Security Service of Ukraine and the National Police have detained 106 crime bosses near the town of Sviatohirsk in Donetsk region, the venue of the funerals of the criminal lord dubbed Lekha K
The foreign ministers of Germany, France and Poland agreed on Sunday there should be greater international efforts to end the fighting in eastern Ukraine, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmei
Four Ukrainian servicemen were killed and four injured in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) zone in Donbas, according to Andriy Lysenko, a Ukrainian presidential administration spokesman for ATO.
Militants opened fire nearly 30 times on the Ukrainian army positions in the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) zone in Donbas on Sunday, the ATO headquarters press center said on its Facebook page.
Belgian media report that an explosion has rocked the country's criminology institute in Brussels, but there were no immediate reports of injuries.State broadcaster RTBF reported on August 29 that a c
Camille Bryan, founder and CEO of Ruff Cutz Sandals and former fine arts student of the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, has lifted soles with her final-year haute shoe collectio
A harmony of cultures best describes the bond between Dominican-born hospital coordinator Evelyn Velazquez and Charlton Clarke Junior, Jamaican Dean of Students for Charter School in Brooklyn, New Yor
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WELLINGTON (Reuters) - An appeal by flamboyant German tech entrepreneur Kim Dotcom over a decision to extradite him to the United States began in New Zealand on Monday, with the Megaupload founder's l
VIENNA (Reuters) - Data transmission problems that caused the delay or cancellation of dozens of flights on Sunday have been resolved, Vienna Airport said, with its flight schedule having returned to
Carmel Johnston, Christiane Heinicke, Sheyna E. Gifford, Andrzej Steward, Cyprien Verseux and Tristan Bassingthwaighte on Sunday came out from the 1,000-sq.ft dome built on Hawaii's Mauna Loa mo
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The health of patients is being put at risk because GPs are being forced to carry out complex consultations in 10 minutes or less, doctors claim.
A test that can detect the stickiness of a key protein molecule could help diagnose the early stages of Parkinson's disease, a study from the University of Edinburgh suggests.
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MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's environmental prosecutor said it had kept regular oversight of the country's largest gold mine, days after a Reuters report on a prolonged leak of contaminated water t
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore has confirmed 41 cases of locally transmitted Zika virus, mostly among foreign construction workers, and said it expected more cases to be identified.
HealthDay News Many dogs prefer praise from their owners over food, researchers report.
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The short duration programmes involve basic level, and, in some cases, advanced level courses in areas such as electrical repair, assistant motor mechanic for two-wheeler and four wheeler, welding,
According to the global major, narrowing of the output gap and abating favourable base effects from weak commodity prices may lead to an rise in inflation.
The Saarc Finance Ministers meeting concluded in Islamabad. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley did not attend the conference because of political reasons.
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SHANGHAI, Aug 29 (Reuters) - China stocks were firm on Monday morning as a slew of mid-year company earnings reports showed tentative signs of bottoming-out in struggling sectors such as coal and stee
Aug 29 (Reuters) - Suzhou New District Hi Tech Industrial Co Ltd :
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Few things irritate Capetonians as much as cars ‘blocking the box’ - entering an intersection at rush hour without space to exit.
Manchester City, Premier League champions in 2012 and 2014, went to the top of the table with a 3-1 victory over West Ham United yesterday.
We've never had the pleasure of meeting, but I am writing this letter to congratulate you. I am sure that after your Olympic silver medal you have been inundated with congratulations from tho
German Nico Rosberg eased to victory in a chaotic Belgian Formula One Grand Prix yesterday.
Andy Murray admits he is playing his best-ever tennis as he looks to capitalise on the growing frailties of his rivals and capture a second US Open title.
Brazilian authorities are preparing to provisionally release an Irish businessman held over an alleged ticket scam at the Olympic Games in Rio, a lawyer said at the weekend.
South Africa's slide to mid-table Test team status loomed on Saturday as the Springboks slumped to their first defeat in Argentina, losing 26-24 to the Pumas in Salta.
Mamelodi Sundowns yesterday showed their obvious quality in their first domestic encounter of the season as they proved far too good for neighbours Supersport United after an impressive 3-1 w
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