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Gupta-owned Tegeta threatens to get an urgent interdict to stop National Treasury from releasing a report on Eskom contracts to the DA.
Official exchange rate of the Azerbaijani manat against the US dollar was set at 1.6280 manats for Aug. 26, said Azerbaijan’s Central Bank (CBA) Aug. 25.
Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim will visit Baku in October 2016 to attend the Congress of the Association of Engineers and Architects of Turkic World
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Turkmenistan plans to lay the foundation of three new gas and chemical complexes until late 2016.
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Kristina Bardash may just be the unlikeliest face to ever helm a musical revolution. In less than a year, the 25-year-old singer, who performs under the stage name "Luna" ("moon," in Russian), has cap
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Latest Tech
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The Nunavut Impact Review Board is recommending the federal government approve a plan to bring a luxury cruise ship through Nunavut waters without a
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Russian internet giant Mail.ru has been hacked once again, and some 25 million accounts associated with forums run by the company have been compromised.
Latest Health
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People without a variation in their PDSS2 gene are more likely to have an extra cup of coffee each day as they metabolise caffeine faster, researchers from Scottish and Italian universities found.
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OTTAWA - Federal Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale says there should be no tolerance for the inappropriate use of force by corrections officials. Goodale also said family members and the public de
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A few vocal parents harnessed the power of Facebook and Twitter to pressure pharmaceutical firm Mylan to lower its price on EpiPens, a life-saving injection for people with severe allergic reactions.
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UPDATE 1-Kenyan bank shares pummelled by lending rates cap

NAIROBI, Aug 25 (Reuters) - Shares of Kenya's biggest lenders fell to multi-year lows on Thursday and the central bank was forced to sell dollars to keep the exchange rate stable after the president s
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BRIEF-Nuance Communications says raised about $85 mln in equity funding

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