Russian missile frigates passing through Turkish straits amid Idlib escalation

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A pair of advanced Russian missiles frigates is passing through the Turkey-controlled straits while en-route to the Mediterranean. It comes as dilomatic tensions between Moscow and Ankara over Syria’s Idlib are not letting down. The ‘Admiral Grigorovich’ and its... Read More

WATCH asylum-seekers march towards Europe after Turkey declares it will no longer hold them back

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Turkey has announced it will no longer hold back people who wish to go to Europe and seek asylum...

‘We fought Russia 16 times and will fight it again,’ warns Erdogan’s adviser amid Idlib escalation

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A member of an expert body advising Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hinted that Ankara is prepared to go...
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Tech

Navy arms destroyers with new laser weapons

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Enemy drones over the ocean could track and surveil U.S. Navy ships, designate targets for aircraft or maritime attacks,... Read More

5 ways to stop annoying robocalls

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Americans received about 200 million unwanted calls every day in 2019, according to a recentsurvey. The Federal Communications Commission... Read More

Baidu says first-quarter revenue may tumble as coronavirus takes toll on business, advertising

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(Reuters) – Baidu Inc, China’s biggest search engine company, said first-quarter revenue could fall as much as 13% from... Read More

Chinese regulators remove ‘Plague Inc’ game from Apple’s China app store

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BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – The video game “Plague Inc”, which has surged in popularity amid the coronavirus epidemic, has been... Read More

Markets

Italy, Japan, China debt insurance costs rise on virus worries

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LONDON (Reuters) – The cost of insuring exposure to debt issued by governments from China and Japan to Italy... Read More

Chinese maker of ‘Amazon coat’ weathers coronavirus impact with tax breaks, rent waivers

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BEIJING/SHANGAHI (Reuters) – Orolay, the maker of the ‘Amazon coat’ that became a darling of U.S. fashion and social... Read More

UPDATE 2-European stocks head for worst week since 2008 crisis

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(Reuters) – European shares slumped on Friday, on course for their biggest weekly decline since the financial crisis in... Read More

UPDATE 3-Hyundai Motor halts work at factory after worker tests positive for coronavirus

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SEOUL (Reuters) – Hyundai Motor (005380.KS) shut down a factory in South Korea on Friday after a worker tested... Read More

London jury clears former Barclays executives after fraud trial

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Former Barclays banker Richard Boath leaves the Old Bailey Central Criminal Court in London, Britain, February 25, 2020. Picture taken February 25, 2020. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – Three former Barclays (BARC.L) executives were acquitted in London on Friday... Read More

Airlines at center of storm as coronavirus spreads

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LONDON (Reuters) – European airlines stepped up their warnings over the coronavirus outbreak on Friday, with British Airways-owner IAG...

Aramco secures unconditional EU okay for $69 billion SABIC deal

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FILE PHOTO: A sign of Saudi Aramco’s initial public offering (IPO) is seen during a news conference by the...

Arts

As Coronavirus Escalates, Sotheby’s Relocates Modern and Contemporary Hong Kong Sales to New York

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The Sotheby’s salesroom in New York. PETER FOLEY/EPA-EFE/SHUTTERSTOCK Amid increasingly turbulent conditions in Hong Kong around the spread of... Read More

Sotheby’s to Sell $25M Clyfford Still and Other Major Works from the Collection of Hunk and Moo Anderson

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Clyfford Still,1947-Y-No.1, 1947. Courtesy Sotheby’s. Today Sotheby’s announced that it will sell 26 works of Post-War art from the... Read More

Street Art Sees Solid Results at Artcurial’s Paris Auction

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Artcurial’s Paris Saleroom, February 24, 2020. Artcurial’s Urban and Pop Contemporary auction held in Paris on Sunday saw solid... Read More

The Surreal Illustrations of Micha Huigen

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Micha Huigen’s illustrations dissect and reassemble everyday objects into surreal machines. The artist’s work, both in personal and commissioned... Read More

Lifestyle

Paris Fashion Week: Facemasks on show amid coronavirus concern

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One show at Paris Fashion Week proved to be unintentionally timely as models wore a range of outfits complete... Read More

Crystal Palace dinosaurs added to ‘at risk’ register

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A dinosaur park featuring 30 reptilian replicas has been added to a list of sites at risk of being... Read More

How making a violin brought these two together

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When Nashville musician Amanda asked violinmaker Ray to make her a new instrument, little did she know where it... Read More

Kizomba – Angola’s answer to Salsa – gaining global following

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LUANDA (Reuters) – It’s a warm humid afternoon in Luanda Bay – an urban waterfront on Angola’s Atlantic shore.... Read More

Health

Coronavirus: First Welsh case among three new UK diagnoses

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Three more cases of the coronavirus have been confirmed in the UK, including the first one in Wales. This... Read More

Small group leaves Canary Islands hotel in lockdown over coronavirus

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FILE PHOTO: Tourists with masks are seen near the pool of H10 Costa Adeje Palace, which is on lockdown... Read More

Some guests leave Canary Islands hotel in lockdown over coronavirus

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FILE PHOTO: Tourists with masks are seen near the pool of H10 Costa Adeje Palace, which is on lockdown... Read More

Mexico says may have first coronavirus case from man who was in Italy

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FILE PHOTO: People wearing protective face masks arrive on an Emirates flight at Benito Juarez international airport in Mexico... Read More