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If you’re not squeezing in one last summer getaway this Labor Day weekend, it’s a good time to do some shopping to score deals on a wide range of products.
China's two biggest cities ban the use of electric scooters and segways on public roads because of growing safety concerns.
August saw a "slight pick-up" in house price growth says Nationwide, but the outlook is still "clouded".
Confidence among UK consumers saw an uptick in August after a low-point in July, but still remains below pre-referendum levels, a survey suggests.
British house price rises picked up speed in August and households recovered some confidence which had plunged after June's Brexit vote, according to surveys that added to signs of calm among consumer
The Gupta family’s exit from South Africa should wake up some people who have unduly benefited, writes Sechaba ka’Nkosi.
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The summer finale sure delivered on that whole #PLLdeathtrap theme.
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United Colors of Benetton’s incredible I-Day video, ‘One Faith’ raised intriguing questions on the big, eternal issue of Hindu-Muslim divide in India. The post UCB’s I-Day video stirred the Internet w
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LONDON (AP) — Ismigyul Ismetova wraps her muddy fingers around a plump raspberry, plucks it from the stalk and drops the fruit into a tray in a field in Suffolk, deftly completing a task that is too
HILO, Hawaii (AP) — Preparing for what could be the first hurricane to make landfall in Hawaii in years, residents on the Big Island are stocking up on food and water and seeking shelter for their an
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HELSINKI (Reuters) - Telecoms network maker Nokia said on Wednesday the president of its Nokia Technologies unit, Ramzi Haidamus, is leaving the company.
A study has found that the Ebola virus can remain in a survivor’s semen for over a year, suggesting that survivors could potentially ignite another Ebola outbreak. A two-year epidemic, which ended th
Hours before Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump makes a speech in Arizona clarifying his stance on immigration, he will meet with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto in Mexico City on Wedn
The Earth was dominated by pre-historic reptiles during the Mesozoic Era, which lasted about 180 million years, offering scientists a valid reason to call it the age of reptiles. Although an extinct
Cameron Diaz got a very special message from her husband Benji Madden for her 44th birthday. The 37-year-old musician, who rose to prominence as the guitarist of the pop punk band Good Charlotte, too
Black Pink finally made their long-awaited debut last month. But while the YG Entertainment girl group has been dominating music charts since releasing “Whistle” and “Boombayah,” fans of Jennie, Jiso
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MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Lakes Oil, a junior oil and gas explorer in Australia, is considering the grounds it may have for suing Victoria state, after the government there permanently banned fracking and
TOKYO (Reuters) - Floods have inundated an old people's home in Japan killing nine people, police said on Wednesday, taking the death toll from a typhoon battering northern parts of the country to at
EDMONTON - A difficult fire at one of Edmonton's garbage dumps has prompted Alberta Health Services to issue an air quality advisory. The caution asks residents and visitors to the city to be aware o
CALGARY - A northeast Calgary hotel had to be evacuated when a maintenance worker was overcome while mixing chemicals for the facility's pool. The evacuation on Tuesday afternoon affected about 50 gu
(Reuters) - Hurricane Gaston reached major hurricane strength once again on Tuesday, the NHC said in its advisory.
(Reuters) - Blood-testing firm Theranos Inc withdrew its request for emergency clearance of a Zika-virus blood test after U.S. regulators found the company did not include proper patient safeguards in
(Reuters) - Express Scripts Holding, the largest U.S. pharmacy benefit manager, said on Wednesday it will implement a program next year that guarantees per-patient spending caps on diabetes drug costs
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The chance to lock into a government scheme by paying national insurance class 3A voluntary contributions is only open for the next few months.
They shouldn’t have to pay tax, either, though a quirky HM Revenue & Customs rule says they could be billed if they earn more than £100 interest a year.
Last month,  the wealthiest 20 per cent of UK families earned an average of £1,890 per week, which is around ten times more than the lowest-earning 20 per cent, Asda's Income Tracker reveals.
The country's gross domestic product (GDP) growth is expected to see a slowdown in the first (April-June) quarter of fiscal year 2017, a CNBC-TV18 poll of economists suggests, as the impact of a hig
The Bunder deposit, about 500 km (300 miles) southeast of New Delhi and discovered by Rio Tinto in 2004, is estimated to contain about 27.4 million carats of diamonds potentially worth billions of d
Shivraj Singh Chouhan, who is currently on a five-day visit to the US, addressed business leaders, executives and analysts here yesterday, touting his state as an "ideal investment destination" that
In this backdrop, one cannot blame the trade unions for taking their protest to the streets with their demand for decent minimum wages. The post Trade union strike on Friday: Why Arun Jaitley’s
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Secretary of the National Investment Council under the president of Ukraine, former head of the Ukrainian presidential administration Borys Lozhkin says that only 11 of the 17 ministries have English-
Chasen Shreve got the last two outs for his first save long after a rain delay ended Masahiro Tanaka’s night at five solid innings.
There is absolutely no difference in Virender Sehwag's style when it comes to his batting or use of social media.
Shoaib said that Inzamam's timing was one of the best as he seemed to have an extra second compared to other batsmen.
Sachin is not only the brand ambassador for BMW, but he was also India's goodwill ambassador for Rio contingent.
Yogeshwar Dutt moved up from bronze to silver and joined Sushil Kumar and Vijay Kumar as another silver medallist from the 2012 Olympics.
Tefu Mashamaite looked back at the past 15 months of his life the only way he knows how ... philosophically.
Tokelo Rantie arrived in the Bafana Bafana camp from his base Turkey Tuesday night to leave coach Shakes Mashaba delighted as he finally had all his 25 players.
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"I want people to enjoy the book as much as I enjoyed writing it," Summary:Russell Little's debut novel, Murder for Me, launched July 9, 2016, is FREE Kindle download on Lab
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It is just not fair that in this country an Independent cannot debate a Republican or Democrat and why does the news media not care about other choices? Summary:Joseph Maldo
Summary:Family & Friends of convicted University of Virginia Varsity lacrosse player George W. Huguely have created a website: www.truthforgeorge.com. The site presents a plethora o
LAS VEGAS, NV--(August 25, 2016) - StreamNet Inc. has added The Legends of Classic Soul Live Concerts to StreamNet’s, Motown Sound Concert Channel lineup. We are
"We live and work in a digital world," says Jay Gubert, Vice-President of VirtualTone. "Many companies run their business from mobile devices. Social networks, cloud-based applications,
I speak for the people as a working person that knows the struggles of what a person goes through in this country to just make ends meat. Summary:Tiger Trainer Joseph Maldon
Leadsbyseo has launched top professional SEO reseller services. The top SEO reseller in Noida, in a corporate press statement has declared that it has introduced an elite pa
Grade & Auction Your Cards & Collectibles with Small Traditions & Don't Spend a Single Penny Out-of-Pocket Summary:Denver-Based Auction Firm Presents 100 High-End Lots In It
LAS VEGAS, NV--(August 17, 2016) -  StreamNet Inc. signs agreement to acquire master tapes to 44 Movie and Film Companies. The deal is expected to close in the next 60
"Companies should not have to waste important resources like time and money searching for a communication system that only meets a portion of their business needs," Jay Gubert, Vice-Pre
August 10, 2016 (DENVER, Colorado) – State-of-the-art dredging equipment is putting Denver-based Shell Dredging at the forefront of the global toxic mercury re

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Pensioners in danger of missing guaranteed income because they don’t know about it

The chance to lock into a government scheme by paying national insurance class 3A voluntary contributions is only open for the next few months.
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Highest-earning UK families earn 10 times more than those on the lowest wages

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Apr-Jun GDP may slow to 7.5% from 7.9% QoQ

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India may auction diamond mine abandoned by Rio Tinto

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Shivraj Singh Chouhan rolls out red carpet for US firms in MP

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Conde Nast Traveller readers vote Eden Rock Hotel in St Barths the best hotel in the world

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Canada's only desert in Osoyoos, B.C. anything but desolate

A getaway in Osoyoos, B.C., ticks all the boxes for an eco-savvy, sun-and-wine-soaked good time.
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Sabres and swords

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High in the hills

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Safety Tip for Visitors From India’s Culture Minister: ‘Don’t Wear Skirts’

The minister’s remarks drew broad criticism in a country trying to convince female tourists that they need not fear sexual assault.
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Survey reveals Taiwan is the best country for expats and Kuwait is the worst

A survey looked at expat experiences, including personal finance, job satisfaction and ease of settling in 67 countries. Taiwan and Malta came top and Kuwait and Greece ranked bottom.
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Baby born on Cebu Pacific flight given one million air points [Photos]

A baby born on a Philippines aircraft earlier this month is destined to become a global explorer after winning one million air points.
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