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Last updated: May 22 2019 12:16 IST RSS 2.0
 
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UK housing market weathers Brexit clouds, but sharp gains unlikely: Reuters poll 22.5.2019 Reuters: Money News
Britain's expensive housing market has so far weathered the uncertainty swirling around the country's planned departure from the European Union, but average prices are unlikely to rise sharply and will fall in London this year, a Reuters poll ...
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Brazil farmer defaults burn soy traders betting on barter 22.5.2019 Reuters: Money News
A spate of farmer defaults in Brazil's top grain-producing state is creating headaches for global traders who are among their main creditors and posing challenges to the widespread use of barter in the world's largest soybean ...
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‘Dramatic and unexpected’: Bran Stark actor on the ‘Game of Thrones’ series finale 21.5.2019 Scroll.in
Spoilers ahead for the final episode of ‘Game of Thrones’.
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Sea Levels Likely To Witness 2-Metre Rise By 2100, Says Study 21.5.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Global sea levels could rise by two metres and displace tens of millions of people by the end of the century, according to new projections that double the UN's benchmark estimates.
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Tornadoes touch down in Texas and Oklahoma as forecasters warn more could hit 21.5.2019 Reuters: World News
Tornadoes touched down on Monday in Texas and Oklahoma, where about 6 million people were facing the risk of twisters, hail and other severe weather, officials said.
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'Not a day to mess around' as Texas, Oklahoma face tornado threat 20.5.2019 Reuters: World News
Some 6 million people across a broad swath of Texas and Oklahoma were bracing for possible tornadoes on Monday, as the U.S. National Weather service warned that the risk of twisters in the region was at the highest level they had seen in years.
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The firepower of feminist fantasies is on full view in this anthology featuring ‘magical women’ 19.5.2019 Scroll.in
Sukanya Venkatraghavan has edited a focussed yet wide-ranging anthology of stories about women with special powers who create, destroy and rebuild worlds.
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Want to help cut air pollution? You might need to keep your engine on 18.5.2019 Scroll.in
On the surface, turning off your engine whenever waiting in a car seems like a sensible idea.
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What we lost and gained after watching ‘Avengers: Endgame’ in the midst of an environmental crisis 18.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The global blockbuster asks tough questions such as, are we willing to make personal sacrifices to save our own futures?
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U.S. issues warning on airspace near Gulf as Iran tensions simmer 18.5.2019 Reuters: World News
The Federal Aviation Administration has issued an advisory to U.S. commercial airliners flying over the waters of the Gulf and the Gulf of Oman to exercise caution as tensions between Washington and Tehran continue to simmer.
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Man City target landmark treble as UEFA probe looms 18.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
Man City target landmark treble as UEFA probe looms
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London marine insurers widen Middle East threat zone after ship attacks 17.5.2019 Reuters: Money News
London's marine insurance market has extended the list of waters deemed high risk to include Oman, the United Arab Emirates and the Gulf after ship attacks off Fujairah, officials said on Friday, in a move that could push up ...
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Central U.S. braces for severe weather, including tornadoes 17.5.2019 Reuters: World News
More than 50 million people in the central United States are in the path of strong thunderstorms, damaging wind gusts, large hail and possibly tornadoes over the next few days, forecasters said on Thursday.
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Political climate change: Australian leaders make last pitch to voters 16.5.2019 Reuters: World News
Australia's political leaders on Thursday made their last big pitch to voters ahead of a May 18 election, with the opposition Labor leader calling for generational change and conservative Prime Minister Scott Morrison promising economic stability.
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Supersonic jets must be no noisier than existing planes: airports group 16.5.2019 Reuters: World News
A new generation of U.S.-produced commercial supersonic jets must be no louder than existing planes or risk exacerbating existing complaints over noise from air traffic, Angela Gittens, director of Airports Council International (ACI) said.
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From 2014 to 2019: How the Adani Group funded its expansion 16.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
In three of its six listed companies, cash flows from financing activities like lending and borrowing are larger than those from investing or operations.
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The big news: Election Commission cuts short campaigning time in Bengal, and nine other top stories 16.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Other headlines: At least 12 people were injured in an explosion in Guwahati, and Donald Trump declared national emergency over threats to telecom.
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U.S. plans to send transportation security staff to U.S.-Mexico border 16.5.2019 Reuters: World News
The Trump administration plans to redirect Transportation Security Administration staff to the U.S. southern border to assist with immigration duties and migrant flows, the TSA said on Wednesday.
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Argentina inflation data could be make or break for Macri 15.5.2019 Reuters: Money News
Argentina inflation data is coming into the spotlight and could sway the South American nation's political future as it heads towards a knife-edge election later this year that is likely to be a choice between painful market reforms and a return to ...
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No easy options for China as trade war, U.S. pressure bite 15.5.2019 Reuters: Money News
China is running out of options to hit back at the United States without hurting its own interests, as Washington intensifies pressure on Beijing to correct trade imbalances in a challenge to China's state-led economic model.
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