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Iran optimistic oil prices can rise

Without an agreement at a meeting of the OPEC secretariat in Vienna on November 30, the International Energy Agency has anticipated a fourth str...

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ATMs go dry soon after opening; queues continue at banks

Some people were seen queuing up outside various banks in the city as early as 6:00 AM to exchange the old notes. Following Prime Minister...

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Hundreds Of U.S. Businesses Urge Trump To Uphold Paris Climate Deal

Trump has called global warming a "hoax" on social media and pledged during his campaign to "cancel" the landmark Paris climate agreement ad...

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Gold steady as dollar slips from 14-year high

Gold steadied early on Thursday as a rally in the USA dollar showed signs of fatigue after the currency hit its highest in almost 14 years agai...

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Barrier to gorilla exhibit entered by boy ineffective

A new report claims that the barrier around the gorilla exhibit which housed Harambe at the Cincinnati Zoo was not in compliance with regulation...

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Rutgers professor taken to psych hospital after tweeting about gun control

A Rutgers University professor who's not too insane about the president-elect says his post-Election Day comments landed him in a psych ward. ...

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Iran pumps more oil as Saudi minister calls for OPEC output cuts

While Iran strongly commits to boost its production to pre-sanction levels, Iraq wants to be exempted from any production cuts as the countr...

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Van carrying 16 dogs stolen in Toronto

Police have yet to track down the vehicle, but have released the following description of the alleged dognapper: a six-foot-tall white male. T...

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More Colorado ski areas set to open after substantial snowstorm

On Wednesday (Nov. 23), visitors can upload at Whistler Mountain via the Whistler Village Gondola or Creekside Gondola starting at 8:30 a.m. wit...

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Deadly New Zealand quake upgraded to M7.8 as evacuation steps up

Helicopters have ferried scores of residents and tourists out of a small New Zealand town as others boarded naval ships, three days after the re...

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KL Rahul joins Indian squad ahead of second Test against England

Rahul seems to have gotten straight back into action after his comeback, scoring a total of 182 runs from two innings. "We had it pretty clear...

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IEA: COP21 Emissions Targets Insufficient to Curb Global Warming

Renewables will account for 37% of global electricity generation in 2040, according to the main scenario in the International Energy Agency's ...

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Indian rupee plunges to new 5-month low against USA dollar

The markets ended with bearish breadth as 1,664 stocks ended lower while 950 ended higher on the BSE. On November 11, the Indian equity market...

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USA housing starts surge 25% in September

Construction on new houses surged almost 26% in October to the highest level in nine years, helped by a spike in multifamily buildings. Single-f...

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US retail sales jump 0.8 pct. in sign of consumer health

Spending at service stations increased by 2.2% in October as petrol prices rose. "October's strong sales and September's upward revisions show...

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US factory production improves in October

In addition to manufacturing, mining output was also higher, up 2.1 percent; whereas, utilities production was off for the second straight month...

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China yuan weakens to near 8-year low

Perhaps sensing the sensitivity of the move in the context of last week's USA elections, China's official Xinhua News Agency published a report ...

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Trump Place to Change Name Amid Resident Petition: Property Manager

But when his campaign momentum kept building even after Trump insulted Mexicans, women, the disabled and others, residents signed petitions to...

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Exports Up 9.59% In October; Trade Deficit Widens To 10-Month High

During the April-October period of current fiscal, exports dipped by 0.17 per cent to United States dollars 154.91 billion. The rise in import...

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Vodafone loss doubles on India woes

Vodafone's India rivals such as market leader Bharti Airtel and third-ranked Idea Cellular too have faced headwinds and their respective busines...

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Obama to talk to Trump about successful transition

The two are walking together while Trump and President Barack Obama meet in the Oval Office. Oddly enough, The Wall Street Journal reported...

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Report of different Samsung phone model exploding

Galaxy Note 7 holdouts in the USA will soon get an update that will limit the charging capacity of their smartphones to only 60 percent and will...

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Robert Kennedy Jr. To Join Dakota Access Pipeline Protests

Jan Hasselman, a lawyer for Earthjustice who has represented the tribe, said he expected the Obama administration to make a final decision on th...

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Furore In Delhi Assembly Over Demonetisation Issue

Nonagenarian Heeraben Modi, who had to use the help of a wheel chair and other people to reach the bank, exchanged Rs 4,500 in currency after fi...

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Meghan Markle's older half-brother blesses the wedding with Prince Harry

The Star revealed that she's dealt with scary times due to her job. In her conversation with Piers , Meghan reportedly revealed other scary...

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