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Khashoggi case: U.S. intel points to Saudi Arabia, says Graham

Khashoggi case: U.S. intel points to Saudi Arabia, says Graham

Turkish authorities have said he was killed by members of an elite Saudi "assassination squad", an allegation the Saudi government has dismissed. "Our expectation is that in making your determin...

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India to keep buying Iranian oil despite USA sanctions: Sources - International

India to keep buying Iranian oil despite USA sanctions: Sources - International

Despite US' sanctions coming in force from November 4, India , the world's third largest oil importer, is all set to buy 9 million barrels of Iranian oil next month, reports Reuters . Secretary ...

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Toyota recalls 2.4 million Prius hybrids that could stall while driving

Toyota recalls 2.4 million Prius hybrids that could stall while driving

The company said Friday that in rare cases the vehicles might fail to enter a "failsafe" driving mode, lose power and stall. When that happens, "the vehicle could lose power and stall". Separately...

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‘Panic reaction ahead of elections,’ says Congress after fuel price cut

‘Panic reaction ahead of elections,’ says Congress after fuel price cut

Diesel prices in the city however saw an effective decline of 70 paise, falling to Rs 76.75 per litre. Two days after the Central government provided relief to citizens by announcing reduction of ...

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Tesla's Musk mocks SEC as judge demands they justify fraud settlement

Tesla's Musk mocks SEC as judge demands they justify fraud settlement

Musk responded by further bullying short sellers on Twitter . At the time , short-sellers, who make a profit by borrowing shares, selling them and then buying them back at an expected lower pr...

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Island dairy farmers fear losses under new NAFTA

Island dairy farmers fear losses under new NAFTA

President Trump on Monday announced a hard-fought trade pact with Canada and Mexico meant to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement , saying the deal would bring a "new dawn" for Ame...

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President Says USMCA is Victory for Farmers

President Says USMCA is Victory for Farmers

After 14 months of tough negotiations, the prime minister framed this agreement as a victory. Much of a dairy farm's value is in milk quota, which is basically a proxy for one cow. American Farm Bur...

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Kudlow: Trump's US-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement 'Sends a Message to China'

Kudlow: Trump's US-Mexico-Canada Trade Agreement 'Sends a Message to China'

A tongue-in-cheek tweeter suggested there could be confusion with the United States Minority Contractors Association or the United States Motorcycle Coaching Association. USMCA will "allow us to recl...

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Google's YouTube Said to Be Hosting Videos on 'How to Hack Facebook'

Google's YouTube Said to Be Hosting Videos on 'How to Hack Facebook'

The breach, which Facebook has said affected 50 million of its users, would have allowed hackers to log in as those people on Facebook and on apps and websites that allow SSO though Facebook. ...

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Trump hails 'historic' Canada, Mexico trade pact

That new trade pact has been named the U.S. -Mexico-Canada agreement, or USMCA, which President Trump says is the biggest in American history. Canada , along with Mexico, took a "do no harm" approa...

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Canada Likely to Reach Nafta Accord Sunday, Announcement Is ‘Imminent’

Canada Likely to Reach Nafta Accord Sunday, Announcement Is ‘Imminent’

Canada also appears ready to accept assurances that steel and aluminum tariffs that Trump has imposed will be lifted, though it remains unclear whether the taxes would be replaced by quotas that lim...

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Deals: National Coffee Day 2018

Deals: National Coffee Day 2018

Get 50 percent off the Americano starter kit when you use the code "COFFEE". McDonald's will be handing out free cups of Joe all day on Saturday and it won't just be small cups because you can get...

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Elon Musk steps down as Tesla chairman following deal with United States regulators

Elon Musk steps down as Tesla chairman following deal with United States regulators

He wrote he had "funding secured" for the proposal, which would value Tesla at $420 per share. Steven Peikin, Co-Director of the SEC's Enforcement Division added: 'As a result of the settlement , ...

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Tesla Builds Its Own Car Carriers to Keep Up With Demand

Tesla Builds Its Own Car Carriers to Keep Up With Demand

The company is now facing an issue where they are running out of auto carriers. The all-electric Tesla Model 3 is priced from US$35,000 (RM144,931) in the United States, with a battery range of 35...

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OPEC and allies struggle to pump more oil as Iran supply falls

OPEC and allies struggle to pump more oil as Iran supply falls

The United States is coordinating policy on sanctions and production closely with both Saudi Arabia and Russia; the US energy secretary has met both his Saudi and Russian counterparts in the last ...

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Trump thanks Kim for steps taken to denuclearise N Korea

Trump thanks Kim for steps taken to denuclearise N Korea

Ahead of delivering his speech at the UN General Assembly , Trump said he had no plans to meet with Iranian leader Hassan Rouhani "despite requests" to do so. US President Donald Trump is at the ...

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Opec predicts massive rise in oil production over next five years

Opec predicts massive rise in oil production over next five years

Opec and its allies are just halfway toward their June pledge to pump an extra 1 million barrels a day of crude to fill the gap created by an economic collapse in Venezuela and renewed United State...

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Michael Kors buying Versace for $2bn

Michael Kors buying Versace for $2bn

However according to Neil Saunders, managing director of consultancy GlobalData Retail, both Versace and the Michael Kors brand still have issues to address to improve their appeal. But word that ...

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Oil prices rise amid drop in U.S. stockpiles, supply worries

Oil prices rise amid drop in U.S. stockpiles, supply worries

This comes after the June 22 agreement between the OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries) and Russian Federation for increasing the production and reducing the prices. The oil prices...

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Oil drops as investors fret about how trade war will affect demand

Oil drops as investors fret about how trade war will affect demand

As the market evaluates the impact of sanctions on Iran , a growing trade dispute between the U.S. and China has the potential to weigh on demand. In comments published Saturday, a senior Iranian o...

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Jet Airways passengers suffer nasal, ear bleeding due to cabin pressure issues

Jet Airways passengers suffer nasal, ear bleeding due to cabin pressure issues

The flight heading to Jaipur, Rajastan state, was forced to returned to a Mumbai airport, with 30 passengers needing medical assistance. The Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau (AAIB) is conduc...

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Dena Bank, Vijaya Bank, BoB to merge

Dena Bank, Vijaya Bank, BoB to merge

FM Arun Jaitley says merger will not only strengthen the banks, but also increase their lending ability. Notably, this would be the second big merger in the banking sector after the merger of SBI ...

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London mayor Sadiq Khan pitches for second referendum on Brexit

London mayor Sadiq Khan pitches for second referendum on Brexit

In the interview, to be fully aired as part of the BBC " s "Panorama' programme on Monday night in the United Kingdom, the premier also issues an ultimatum to critics who have questioned her strateg...

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IDBI officials knew of losses at Kingfisher, claims Mallya's lawyer

IDBI officials knew of losses at Kingfisher, claims Mallya's lawyer

Soon after Jaitley's rebuttal, Mallya appeared to tone down the seriousness of his claim , saying it was not a "formal meeting" and he only "happened to meet" the minister, when he told him he was go...

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BA says notified customers as soon as possible after data breach

BA says notified customers as soon as possible after data breach

It is noted that the stolen data includes only information on non-cash settlements, hackers are unable to access your passport or flight information British Airways ' customers. Some customers have co...

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Friends prank McDonalds with poster kept up for 51 days

They saw a blank wall in June and decided it was the ideal place to put a picture of themselves. " If you haven't noticed there isn't a lot of Asians represented in media and hopefully, some day, I ca...

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Amazon hits $1 trillion market value milestone

Amazon hits $1 trillion market value milestone

Amazon has impressed investors by successfully diversifying its business into virtually every corner of the retail industry, altering how consumers buy products and putting major pressure on many bric...

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Ayanna Pressley defeats Dem Rep. Michael Capuano in upset primary victory

Ayanna Pressley defeats Dem Rep. Michael Capuano in upset primary victory

Ocasio-Cortez endorsed Pressley, sending her media attention in the final leg of her campaign. A survivor of sexual assault at Boston University and during her childhood, Pressley has been a vocal...

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Fuel prices hit all-time high, petrol Rs 86.56 per litre in Mumbai

Fuel prices hit all-time high, petrol Rs 86.56 per litre in Mumbai

On that day, the rate in Mumbai was Rs 86.24 per litre. The prices of CNG and piped natural gas (PNG) were also hiked in metro cities since the price of gas procured by city distributors is most...

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China supports Africa jointly building Belt and Road

China supports Africa jointly building Belt and Road

According to the government, Zimbabwe will require about 11 000 megawatts of electricity to achieve its vision of becoming a middle-income country by 2030 and hence the huge demand for power presents ...

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