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Australian tourist, 35, tied up and beaten by Indian mob had allegedly ‘misbehaved’ around village women

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An Australian tourist in India was bound and beaten by a group of villagers this week after he “misbehaved” with the local women while drunk, officials said. The 35-year-old Melbourne man was seen in pictures lying in a hospital bed with a rope still tied around his wrists. His body was covered in dirt, blood and bruises. Read More

Suspect in Connecticut bar owner’s death may have fled to Dominican Republic, police say

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A man wanted for questioning following the “suspicious” death of his Connecticut bar owner girlfriend was on the run Thursday — and may have fled to the Dominican Republic. Alfredo Esmerli Peguero-Gomez, whose car was found at Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey, is being sought in the death of Janet Avalo-Alvarez, with whom he Read More

OECD sees global growth at decade-low, blames governments’ indecision

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PARIS (Reuters) – The global economy is growing at the slowest pace since the financial crisis as governments leave it to central banks to revive investment, the OECD said on Thursday in an update of its forecasts. FILE PHOTO: Containers are seen at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai, China August 6, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Read More

Wall Street set to open flat after mixed signals on trade

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(Reuters) – The three major U.S. indexes were set to open flat on Thursday after mixed signals on trade and a row between Washington and Beijing over the Hong Kong protests cast doubts on the timing of a deal to end the prolonged tariff dispute. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor at the New Read More

Sri Lankan brothers, accused of human rights violations, are now president and prime minister

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The Sri Lankan brothers accused of committing human rights violations during the country’s bloody civil war are now back in power as president and prime minister. Gotabaya Rajapaksa, who won Sri Lanka’s presidential election Sunday, swore in his older brother Mahinda as prime minister Thursday – marking the first time ever that siblings have occupied Read More

Prairie Provident Announces Successful Princess Drilling Update

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CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Prairie Provident Resources Inc. (“PPR” or the “Company”) (TSX:PPR) announces an operational update highlighting the successful initial results from a new well in the Company’s core Princess operating area. Princess Area New Well Results PPR’s latest 102/08-04-021-11W4 well is the Company’s seventh successful Lithic Glauconite well drilled Read More

Sunworks Awarded Agricultural Solar Project in California

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ROSEVILLE, Calif., Nov. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sunworks, Inc. (Nasdaq: SUNW), a premier provider of high-performance solar power solutions for agriculture, commercial, industrial (ACI), public works and residential markets, today announced it has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract to develop a 653kW ground mount solar system for a privately-held dairy Read More

OECD sees global growth at decade-low, blames governments’ indecision

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PARIS (Reuters) – The global economy is growing at the slowest pace since the financial crisis as governments leave it to central banks to revive investment, the OECD said on Thursday in an update of its forecasts. FILE PHOTO: Containers are seen at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai, China August 6, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Read More

James Carafano: Iran’s extremist leaders suffer because of Trump

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No matter what you think about Donald Trump, you’ve got to admit he has made life miserable for the odious regime in Iran. That’s not a bad thing. Nor can the mullahs reasonably expect their miseries to end anytime soon — at least, not if they’ve been paying attention to the administration’s policy toward North Korea. Read More

Major 737 MAX customer SMBC says it will take time to return plane to service

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DUBLIN (Reuters) – Aircraft leasing firm SMBC Aviation Capital, a major customer of Boeing’s (BA.N) 737 MAX jet, does not expect the grounding of the plane to be lifted until early next year, and warned it would take time to bring it back into service. The Dublin-based firm, which owns or manages 17 MAX jets, Read More