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The price of crude oil to rise after months of decline.

oil price

For the first time in the current year, the price of crude oil has risen to more than 60 dollars per barrel after months of decline. On Friday, European benchmark ...

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China, Russia and North korea to set up an international free tourist zone

tourist zone

The authorities in China’s northeastern Jilin Province plan to create an international visa and duty-free tourist zone in the border region with Russia and North Korea. The territory will lie ...

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David Cameron: Obese people could have benefits if they diet

David Cameron

People who cannot work because they are overweight or suffering addiction problems could be threatened with losing their sickness benefits if they do not accept treatment under plans due to ...

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Suicide attacks in Pakistan: 19 killed

suicide attacks

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Heavily armed militants killed at least 19 people and wounded more than 40 after they stormed into a Shiite mosque during Friday Prayer in a suburb of ...

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Hawking : trying to make contact with aliens could invite disaster.

Stephen Hawking

Professor Stephen Hawking has warned that trying to make contact with aliens by calling out to the cosmos could invite disaster. It comes as a scientist, leading plans to seek ...

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Ukraine peace deal ‘in great danger’

Ukraine peace danger Poroshenko

The Ukrainian president has warned a deal to end the war in the east is in “great danger” after heavy fighting ahead of Saturday night’s ceasefire. Petro Poroshenko also accused ...

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Putin: US’ determination to dominate sparked Ukraine crisis

crisis Ukraine US Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin has blamed the US and the European Union for what he called their “expansionist policies” for the crisis in Ukraine. The Russian leader was speaking to ...

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equivalency Obama moral HORSE

Behold the perils of invoking moral equivalency – even, or perhaps especially, when some of the events in question are separated by 800 years. During a speech Thursday at the ...

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Amal Clooney to Visit Egypt to Push for Journalist’s Release

Amal Clooney has requested a meeting with Egypt’s president to push for the release of jailed Al Jazeera journalist Mohamed Fahmy. “Despite clear assurances that he would be released, Mr. ...

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