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'Terrific honour' as Rassie named Barbarians coach

Cape Town - SA Rugby Director of Rugby and Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus will take charge of the Barbarians for ...


Scotland's economy grows 0.5% in 2018 Quarter 2

The Scottish economy grew by 0.5% during the second quarter of 2018, according to statistics announced today by Scotland's Chief ...


Proved to the world what we can do - Anshuman Rath

Anshuman Rath, the Hong Kong captain, believes his side will leave the UAE with the satisfaction of "having shown the ...


Bank lending to Scottish Farming

There was a slow-down in the total lending from banks to Scottish agriculture over the past year. Outstanding debts to ...


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EU calls on Facebook, Twitter to comply with consumer rules

BRUSSELS, Belgium - As regulators in the European Union continue to crackdown on U.S. social media giants over privacy and ...

Irish firm Freshly Chopped set to open ten new stores

DUBLIN, Ireland - As part of its latest expansion drive, the Irish food company Freshly Chopped has announced plans to ...

Irish designer Orla Kiely decides to stores, online firm

KILDARE, Ireland - After first launching business operations in the early 1990's, when one of Ireland's best known designers, Orla ...

Apple completes settlement of disputed Irish taxes

DUBLIN, Ireland - Following a ruling by the European Commission made in August 2016, the iPhone maker Apple Inc has ...

To maintain strong growth, Ferrari to unveil 15 new models

ROME, Italy - The Italian supercar maker announced its plans to unveil 15 new models, in a bid to reassure ...

Starbucks in Cork closes after prolonged planning battle

CORK, Ireland - After a prolonged planning battle, that has lasted for three years now, the Starbucks outlet on Cork ...

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Wall Street rallies as traders shrug off tariff concerns

NEW YORK, New York - The Dow Jones industrials closed at a record high on Thursday, sweeping aside concerns about ...

Japanese crypto exchange suffers massive attack

TOKYO, Japan - The Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Zaif revealed a massive hacking attack on Thursday, in which the exchange is believed ...

U.K. regulator slaps fine of 500,000 pounds on Equifax

LONDON, U.K. - Equifax's U.K. arm was slapped with a fine worth 500,000 pounds by the U.K. regulator, over the ...

EU calls on Facebook, Twitter to comply with consumer rules

BRUSSELS, Belgium - As regulators in the European Union continue to crackdown on U.S. social media giants over privacy and ...

Sky set to go into rare auction this weekend

LONDON, U.K. - In a bid to resolve a bidding war that started in December 2016, now, the Takeover Panel ...

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Ensure my safety: Kavanaugh accuser willing to testify

WASHINGTON, U.S. - It has been less than a week since 51-year-old research psychologist from northern California, Christine Blasey Ford ...


Kim Jong Un wants second meeting with Trump

SEOUL, South Korea - The South Korean President Moon Jae In, who just concluded his third meeting with the North ...


Ferry in Tanzania capsizes, hundreds feared dead

UKORA, Tanzania - About 42 people were confirmed dead after a ferry capsized on Africa's largest lake - Lake Victoria ...


North Korean leader vows to shut main missile testing site

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Hailing the progress made in inter-Korean relations at the end of the third summit held between ...


Russia blames 'tragic chance events' for Syria plane downing

MOSCOW, Russia - After accusing Israel of indirectly causing the downing of a Russian military plane near Syria, the Russian ...


China responds to Trump's new tariffs with its own duties

BEIJING, China - Worries among businesses in the U.S. and China intensified further this week, after both the countries exchanged ...


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Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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