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With property prices soaring in Sydney and Melbourne, two private equity firms are seeking a piece of the action with bids to buy Fairfax Media, and its Domain website.
Iran-Pakistan pipeline project is unlikely to be realized in the near future, Behrooz Abdolvand, managing director of German Consulting company DESB GmbH focusing on Iranian energy market, expert on t
Foreign banks were the primary buyers of the greenback in early trade, likely on behalf of their foreign portfolio investor clients looking to exit their positions.
THE Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) is pushing for stronger cybersecurity among critical "infostructures" in the country, including business process outsourcing (BPO) fi
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A strong start to the summer driving season in the United States supported U.S. crude prices on Tuesday, but persistent concerns about oversupply continued to fester.
Vitinia tunnel on Hemus motorway will be temporarily closed for traffic in both directions  until 2nd of June because of repair works. Vehicles can use the diversion via the old road. Diversions will
The rand weakens after President Jacob Zuma defeated another call from inside the ruling party for him to step down, while stocks closed flat, hampered by the banking sector.
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In talks May 29 at the royal palace of Versailles outside Paris, French President Emmanuel Macron and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed a variety of contentious issues, including the conflict
PARIS – French President Emmanuel Macron met May 29 with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Versailles, wherein they discussed the fight against terrorism, as well as the Ukrainian and Syrian c
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un supervised the test of a new ballistic missile controlled by a precision guidance system and ordered the development of more powerful strategic weapons, the North’
PARIS — The official line on the first meeting between Emmanuel Macron and Vladimir Putin was that it was “frank” and “open” and covered Syria, Ukraine and a host of other topics — but the differences
An exclusive behind-the-scenes video shows how British actor Dan Stevens was transformed into the romantic hero of 'Beauty and the Beast.'             
Kevin Richardson hopes his hands-on stunts with lions will highlight the plight of the African predator             
She's only the second woman to win best director in Cannes Film Festival history. Video provided by Newsy             
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“Suits” creator and executive producer Aaron Korsh revealed some new details about the upcoming Season 7 premiere of the USA Network series during a recent Q&A with fans on Twitter. Korsh tweeted
Amid hundreds of protestors opposing Texas' new anti-sanctuary cities law in Texas House's public gallery on Monday, lawmakers got involved in scuffle on the floor below and threats of gun violence a
HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnamese online gaming and messaging firm VNG Corp said on Tuesday it has signed a preliminary agreement with U.S. bourse operator Nasdaq Inc to explore an IPO, in what could be th
“Curb Your Enthusiasm” Season 9 just cast Lauren Graham in a recurring role. The “Gilmore Girls” actress will appear in two or three episodes of the upcoming season. While speaking with TV Line, Grah
“Clueless” alums Alicia Silverstone and Breckin Meyer recently reunited at the special Cinespia screening of the 1995 film at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Los Angeles. While there, the 40-year-o
Navi, who claims to be the world’s number one Michael Jackson impersonator, stars in Lifetime’s movie called “Michael Jackson: Searching for Neverland,” which premiered on May 29. This was Navi’s act
The Great Barrier Reef, a 1,400-mile World Heritage Site along Australia’s east coast, is in trouble, and that trouble is growing to proportions that might soon become impossible to alleviate. The co
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GRAPHIC CONTENT: A video showing a dermatologist using a nifty tool on someone's blackheads has hundreds of thousands of views - but you'll need a strong stomach to watch it.
Nine-month-old Charlie Gard’s parents have raised £1.3 million in public donations for him to undergo experimental treatment, but a court has said they cannot take him to the US for the therapy.
While the official number of those claiming sickness benefits for obesity is 160,000, the true figure is likely to be more than five times higher at around 880,000, Professor Dame Carol Black said.
The jab contains a protein, called insulin-like growth factor 1, that has been found to halt the damage and stimulate the growth of healthy new heart muscle.
Age-related macular degeneration is a leading cause of blindness. Bronwen Dunn, 83, a retired administrator from Stoke-on-Trent, had a new operation to improve her sight.
COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (Reuters) - A cyclone battered refugee camps in Bangladesh on Tuesday where hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar have taken refuge from violence at home, as a
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Monsoon rains, which delivers about 70 percent of India's annual rainfall, arrived at southern Kerala coast on Tuesday in line with forecast, a weather office source said, bright
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"All the required conditions have been met," a weather office source who did not wish to be named, told Reuters. The official announcement is expected shortly, the source said.
Even as the RBI and the Centre have been pushing banks to take the legal route in resolving bad loan assets, lenders have filed fewer number of legal cases against defaulters in FY17.
Tehran, May 30, IRNA - Eurasian Economic Union is going to make a free-trade deal with Iran by the end of year 2017, according to a British newspaper.
Tehran, May 30, IRNA – Based on an agreement between Iranian provincial officials in Khuzestan and the neighboring Iraq, the Iraqi commuters using their vehicles to access the Arvand Free Zone in the
First came the catfish hurled from the stands, landing on the ice in a gory splash. Then came the stinky aspect of the Pittsburgh Penguins’ performance in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, a stret
A shallow magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Monday evening three miles from Frazier Park, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 9:14 p.m. at a depth of 1.9 m
The one player the Angels can least afford to lose — on the field and at the box-office — will be out for six to eight weeks, the estimated timetable for star center fielder Mike Trout to recover
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THE Rotary Club of Bacolod South in partnership with the University of Negros Occidental-Recoletos (UNO-R) and the Rams Football Club will stage the 1st Recoletos Invitational Football Challenge Cup s
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Tim Beckham hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the seventh inning and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Texas Rangers 10-8             
Matt Adams and Danny Santana had two-run doubles during a six-run third inning to help the Atlanta Braves overcome Albert Pujols' 598th career homer and beat the Los Angeles Angels 6-3    
A strange game — replete with goals that were never shot at a goalie and a catfish hurled onto the ice — got stranger as 37 minutes elapsed between Pittsburgh shots on Nashville goaltender Pekka Rinne
Predators carried play for much of championship round opener, but Penguins won in bizarre game.              
(Reuters) – Former world No. 1 golfer Tiger Woods was arrested in South Florida early on Monday on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, according to an online Palm Beach
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Monsoon rains arrive at southern Kerala coast: IMD source

"All the required conditions have been met," a weather office source who did not wish to be named, told Reuters. The official announcement is expected shortly, the source said.
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Banks filed fewer cases against defaulters in FY17: CIBIL report

Even as the RBI and the Centre have been pushing banks to take the legal route in resolving bad loan assets, lenders have filed fewer number of legal cases against defaulters in FY17.
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EEU to finalize free-trade deal with Iran

Tehran, May 30, IRNA - Eurasian Economic Union is going to make a free-trade deal with Iran by the end of year 2017, according to a British newspaper.
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Visa-free access of Iraqi commuters to Iran Arvand Free Zone

Tehran, May 30, IRNA – Based on an agreement between Iranian provincial officials in Khuzestan and the neighboring Iraq, the Iraqi commuters using their vehicles to access the Arvand Free Zone in the
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Penguins prevail late to beat Predators 5-3 in Stanley Cup Final opener

First came the catfish hurled from the stands, landing on the ice in a gory splash. Then came the stinky aspect of the Pittsburgh Penguins’ performance in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, a stret
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Earthquake: 3.5 quake strikes near Frazier Park, Calif.

A shallow magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Monday evening three miles from Frazier Park, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 9:14 p.m. at a depth of 1.9 m
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Angels star Mike Trout to miss 6 to 8 weeks after surgery to repair torn ligament in thumb

The one player the Angels can least afford to lose — on the field and at the box-office — will be out for six to eight weeks, the estimated timetable for star center fielder Mike Trout to recover
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Enduring Heroes Memorial pays tribute to war dead from Pasadena and neighboring cities

Amid the Memorial Day parades and services held throughout the Southland on Monday, the families of a group of fallen soldiers and Marines gathered in a Pasadena park for a long-awaited tribute to
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This machine can knit a custom blazer in 90 minutes — and may herald a clothing revolution

With its tidy racks of dress shirts, trousers and sweaters, the Ministry of Supply shop on Boston’s Newbury Street looks, in many ways, similar to other clothing stores. That is, except for the 10
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Nepal celebrates 64th anniversary of Mount Everest conquest

Nepal's mountaineering community celebrated the first conquest of Mount Everest 64 years ago on Monday, as well as this year's climbing season, during which hundreds have scaled the world's highest p
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Strong wind, storms blamed for 11 deaths in Moscow; 70 hurt

MOSCOW - Thunderstorms and strong winds buffeted Moscow and its surrounding areas on Monday, killing 11 people and injuring dozens, Russian officials said. Most of the fatalities were caused by falli
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New U.S. theme park attractions outside of Orlando: Looking beyond Disney World’s Pandora-World of Avatar [Photos]

Orlando, Florida, often gets the spotlight when it comes to theme parks. This year is no exception with the openings of Disney World’s Pandora-World of Avatar and Universal’s Volcano Bay water park. B
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Kamran Iqbal jailed over Blackpool's Lolly's Hotel

Kamran Iqbal, 27, and originally from Yorkshire, risked the lives of 175 guests at Blackpool's Lolly's Hotel after he continued to accept guests for nine months after the power was cut off.
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Southeastern Rail uses drab photo of Folkestone beach

Southeastern Rail has been slammed for using a drab, overcast shot of the picturesque coastal town of Folkestone, in Kent, to increase visitor numbers.
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World's biggest beach cleanup wraps up after 85 weeks

The formerly litter-stacked Versova beach in Mumbai, India, is unrecognisable from its former self. The UN has called it one of the world’s largest beach clean-ups in history
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How you aggravate, annoy and occasionally outrage the cabin crew — and your fellow passengers

On any given flight, most passengers have a cellphone, a laptop, a tablet or other e-device with which they can watch movies, play video games or conduct business.

Although these diversi

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A sea journey on which you don't gain weight? Bring it on — and these do

Some people dread cruises the way they dread the holidays. They assume they're going to gain 8 pounds by the time it’s over.

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BA, Iberia travellers face 3rd day of delays, cancellations

LONDON - Travellers on British Airways and its sister airlines in Spain faced a third day of delays and cancellations Monday, mainly on short-haul flights in Europe, after the company ...
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