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German pilots' union calls first-ever Ryanair strike on Friday

German pilots' union calls first-ever Ryanair strike on Friday

Pilots are asked to hold a four-hour "warning strike" from 5-9am (0400-0800 GMT) at German airports after initial talks with the Irish carrier were cancelled at short notice, Cockpit said in a stateme...

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Long Island Iced Tea Corp changes name to Long Blockchain

Long Island Iced Tea Corp changes name to Long Blockchain

Beverage maker Long Island Iced Tea Corp's shares jumped almost 300 per cent on Thursday after the company said it would rebrand itself Long Blockchain Corp , the latest U.S. The Long Island Ic...

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Ryanair eyes new bases in France, Scandinavia after union move

Ryanair eyes new bases in France, Scandinavia after union move

A union representing German cabin crew has called on Ryanair to suggest a date for talks after the Irish low cost carrier confirmed it was willing to recognize unions beyond those representing pil...

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Ryanair Christmas strike suspended after airline agrees to talks

Ryanair Christmas strike suspended after airline agrees to talks

The Portuguese pilots" strike scheduled for Wednesday was suspended by SPAC owing to Ryanair's decision to recognise the union "and its commitment to open negotiations with the aim of entering into ...

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Bernard Sherman Net Worth: Apotex Chairman And Wife Found Dead In Canada

Bernard Sherman Net Worth: Apotex Chairman And Wife Found Dead In Canada

Police have not yet released any details of the circumstances surrounding the deaths of Barry and Honey Sherman. In a statement , Apotex said Sherman grew the company from its "humble" roots to bec...

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Port Authority attack suspect: What we know about Akayed Ullah

Port Authority attack suspect: What we know about Akayed Ullah

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo , speaking at a news conference near the site, described the device as "amateur level". The device went off in a corridor connecting the Times Square and Port Author...

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The Salvation Army says there is a need for more donations

The Salvation Army says there is a need for more donations

Last Christmas season, another gold 1979 Krugerrand coin was put into the kettle. The coin is not particularly rare but it is literally worth its weight in gold. "This one, however, is a tremendous bo...

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Salvation Army sorting gifts for Green Bay area kids

Salvation Army sorting gifts for Green Bay area kids

The local Salvation Army uses the money raised to fund a variety of local services including a thrice-weekly community meal, a food pantry, utility bill assistance, rental assistance, a summer camp, a...

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Lufthansa scraps deal for Air Berlin's Niki

Lufthansa scraps deal for Air Berlin's Niki

Austrian leisure carrier Niki has filed to open insolvency proceedings and grounded flights after Lufthansa was forced to drop its acquisition of the carrier from insolvent parent Air Berlin amid Euro...

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Gujarat election: PM Narendra Modi's mother votes in Gandhinagar

Gujarat election: PM Narendra Modi's mother votes in Gandhinagar

The former premier also asserted that Modi "is setting a risky precedent by his insatiable desire to tarnish every constitutional office, including that of a former prime minister and Army Chief", and...

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Westfield Sold to European Company

Westfield Sold to European Company

Shareholders will receive $10.01 in cash and shares, per share. The deal combines two of the biggest mall operators in the world at a time when malls are going through many well-publicized struggl...

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We can't allow net neutrality to die

We can't allow net neutrality to die

Approximately 20 protestors were outside the Verizon Store on Mangrove in Chico Thursday morning in advance of next week's vote by the Federal Communications Commission to repeal its net neutrality re...

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UAV crashes in Chinese territory

UAV crashes in Chinese territory

China's Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang said: "Recently an Indian unmanned aircraft invaded China's airspace and crashed in the Sikkim section of China-India border". "We express strong diss...

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Anil Kapoor joins Race 3 team, Salman Khan welcomes him

Anil Kapoor joins Race 3 team, Salman Khan welcomes him

We are talking about Anil Kapoor , who is the new addition to the project which has Salman in the lead. Expressing delight over famed actor Anil Kapoor's inclusion in " Race 3 ", Salman Khan took t...

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'X-Men' director Bryan Singer 'vehemently denies' rape allegations

'X-Men' director Bryan Singer 'vehemently denies' rape allegations

When they arrived in one suite, Singer allegedly forced the teen the floor, shoved Guzman's face against his crotch, and demanded oral sex. After he was sacked, Singer said he was unable to make it to...

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Sensex Jumps 242 Points to 33191, Nifty at 10243

Sensex Jumps 242 Points to 33191, Nifty at 10243

On a weekly basis, the Sensex gained 417.36 points, or 1.27 per cent, while the Nifty advanced 143.85 points, or 1.42 per cent. Fear gauge India VIX ease 3 percentage points to 13.86. ITC emerged as t...

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USA airlines to scoop nearly half of global profit in 2018

USA airlines to scoop nearly half of global profit in 2018

The International Air Transport Association ( IATA ) has cautioned governments across the world about privatising airports to fund growth, a statement that assumes significance as India plans to...

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Regal to be acquired by Cineworld in a deal worth $3.6bn

Regal Entertainment Group's quarterly revenue was down 11.8% on a year-over-year basis. analysts anticipate that Regal Entertainment Group will post 0.95 earnings per share for the current year. An...

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Ireland to collect $15B in back taxes from Apple

Ireland to collect $15B in back taxes from Apple

The figure is reportedly 40 times bigger than any previous demand under European Union rules prohibiting countries from helping companies gain advantages over their competitors. Apple is just one of...

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Amazon launches online store in Australia

Amazon launches online store in Australia

It will put pressure on local online operations like Kogan and eBay, as well as on traditional retailers like Harvey Norman, JB Hi-Fi, Myer and David Jones. Retail categories most likely to be hurt by...

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Winklevoss Twins Reach Billionaire Status via Bitcoin

Winklevoss Twins Reach Billionaire Status via Bitcoin

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss - the identical twins who successfully sued Mark Zuckerberg for stealing their concept for Facebook in 2009 and received a settlement amount of $65 million - are now ...

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CBOE to Begin Bitcoin Futures Trading on December 10

CBOE to Begin Bitcoin Futures Trading on December 10

CME Group and CBOE Global Markets exchanges will offer investors Bitcoin futures from later this month. CME's bitcoin futures will be based on a "Bitcoin Reference Rate", which the company de...

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Jimbo Fisher to take Texas A&M job

Jimbo Fisher to take Texas A&M job

Fisher goes to a program that has lofty hopes amid a drought: Texas A&M last won a conference championship in 1998, when it was in the Big 12. Florida State also needs a win on Saturday and in a bow...

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Evacuation after bomb scare at German Christmas market

Evacuation after bomb scare at German Christmas market

Streets in the area were closed off as the 40-by-50-centimeter device was destroyed in a controlled explosion. Karl-Heinz Schroeter, interior minister of the state of Brandenburg, which surrounds B...

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India's July-September GDP Increases 6.3%

India's July-September GDP Increases 6.3%

The GDP is the monetary value of all the finished goods and services produced within a country's borders in a specific time period. Real GVA growth has shown a similar increase from 5.6 percent in t...

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