Kuwait’s govt resigns after grilling by parliament on infrastructure

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Kuwait’s cabinet submitted its resignation on Thursday, days after the country’s minister of public works announced that she would step down after being grilled by parliament. Some lawmakers had accused Jenan Ramadan, who is also minister of state for... Read More

‘I told you’: Twitter users irate as ghoulish Greta Thunberg meme used to troll flooded Venice

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As Venice reels from the city’s second-highest floods in 50 years, some online have chosen to make light of...

‘Don’t give up!’ Tusk urges Brits to keep fighting to stop Brexit, otherwise it’s the ‘end of the British Empire’

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European Council President Donald Tusk has issued a rallying cry to British people, telling them not to “give up”...

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Tech

Next in Google’s quest for consumer dominance—banking

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An illuminated Google Inc. logo sits on display at the company’s exhibition stand during the Noah Technology Conference in... Read More

5 apps draining your iPhone battery – and what you can do about it

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5 apps draining your iPhone battery Apps installed on your iPhone could be the reason why your device doesn’t... Read More

Warren lashes out at Goldman over Apple Card bias claims: Bloomberg

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Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) speaks at a SEA/SEIU Local 1984 Member Town... Read More

German automation talent powers Musk’s battery move to Europe

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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – To unclog bottlenecks last year at his Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) plant in California, Elon Musk flew... Read More

Markets

UPDATE 1-Alibaba to pioneer paperless listing in break with Hong Kong norm

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HONG KONG (Reuters) – Alibaba’s planned $13.4 billion share sale will be Hong Kong’s first paperless stock market listing,... Read More

HIGHLIGHTS-Hong Kong citywide protests spread

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(Adds latest developments) HONG KONG, Nov 14 (Reuters) – Anti-government protesters paralysed parts of Hong Kong for a fourth... Read More

UPDATE 1-China in focus as West debates critical minerals challenge

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LONDON (Reuters) – Western powers will attend talks in Brussels next week on curbing China’s dominance of rare earths... Read More

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Trade woes, HK unrest knock European shares off 4-yr peak; Spain lags

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(This was corrects to “Madrid” from “Rome” in paragraph 1, removes subhead in November 13 story.) The German share... Read More

Oil gains on U.S. crude stocks fall, OPEC comments on slower U.S. shale growth

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SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil rose on Thursday after industry data showed a surprise drop in U.S. crude inventories, while comments from an OPEC official about lower-than-expected U.S. shale production growth in 2020 also provided some support. FILE PHOTO: An... Read More

China holds in-depth talks with U.S. on phase one of trade deal

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BEIJING (Reuters) – China and the United States are holding in-depth discussions on a “phase one” trade agreement, and...

Mercedes-Benz Cars to slash 1 billion euros in costs by 2022

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FILE PHOTO: A Mercedes-Benz Concept IAA car is displayed prior to the Daimler annual shareholder meeting in Berlin, Germany,...

Lifestyle

Botticelli masterpiece rediscovered in Cardiff

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A painting dismissed as a copy has been confirmed as a Botticelli masterpiece. The 400-year-old painting made its way... Read More

Emilia Clarke and Emma Thompson on Last Christmas and reading reviews

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One thing we definitely aren’t going to do in this article is to give away any spoilers about Last... Read More

Malawi receives 17 black rhinos from South Africa

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BLANTYRE (Reuters) – Seventeen black rhinos have been released into Malawi’s Liwonde national park after arriving from South Africa... Read More

Ellie Goulding threatens to back out of Cowboys’ halftime show over complaints about the Salvation Army

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Singer Ellie Goulding is threatening to back out of a performance at the Dallas Cowboys’ Thanksgiving game halftime show... Read More

Health

Antibiotic-resistant infections killing twice as many Americans as once thought

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(Reuters) – Nearly twice as many people are dying in the United States from antibiotic-resistant infections than previously believed,... Read More

China says plague outbreak risk minimal after two new cases in Beijing

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Chinese health officials say the risk of an outbreak of pneumonic plague is minimal after two... Read More

FDA panel votes against Lilly-Boehringer Ingelheim’s diabetes drug

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(Reuters) – Independent experts on an FDA advisory panel on Wednesday voted against the use of an already approved... Read More

Complementary cancer therapies ‘do more harm than good’

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Cancer patients should tell their doctors if they are taking herbal products because some of the ingredients could stop... Read More