• Philippines won't sacrifice sea feud victory in China talks
Philippines won't sacrifice sea feud victory in China talks

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said that China's reputation and ambitions of becoming a world leader would suffer if it ignored the South China Sea ruling. Mr. Duterte said before the ruling that he would favor a bilateral dialogue to resolve the dispute with China. He asked all parties and claimants to respect the decision made in acco...

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  • What to Know About This Year's Biggest-Yet Tech IPO
What to Know About This Year's Biggest-Yet Tech IPO

The app is spun off Facebook itself, which make billions in mobile advertising ( Messenger users don't strictly need a Facebook account to join). "We believe that stickers have made communication both more convenient and more enriching", the company said in its prospectus. It also did well in the US, rising by 26.6% in its NY trading deb...

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  • Chelsea Set To Snap Up £30m Kante
Chelsea Set To Snap Up £30m Kante

Leicester's N'Golo Kante will be joining Chelsea for £30m in a five-year deal, according to Express . " We offered Kante a new deal before he went to the Euros ". I want him here. " Now I know there are a lot of big teams interested ", Ranieri is quoted as saying by the BBC . I want him here. A move to Chelsea would represent quite a coup f...

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  • Buffett delivers annual gifts worth $2.86B to 5 charities
Buffett delivers annual gifts worth $2.86B to 5 charities

At the time, the gift was valued at more than $30 billion. The Gates foundation, headed by Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and his wife, focuses on world health and education causes. His three children's foundations received 1.05 million shares each this week. The billionaire's eldest son Howard Buffett, CEO and Chairman of the Howard G.

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  • Funeral being held for slain UK lawmaker Jo Cox
Funeral being held for slain UK lawmaker Jo Cox

Labour MP Barry Sheerman also spoke out on the day of his former colleague's funeral. The cortege will pass through Heckmondwike and Batley before the funeral, to allow members of the public to pay their respects. This morning, mourners started to line the streets. People have been remembering her, using the hashtags #LoveLikeJo and #MoreinComm...

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  • Central Texas father, son killed in France attack
Central Texas father, son killed in France attack

In the truck, Le Monde said, police found a plastic pistol, two plastic rifles and an "inactive" grenade. President Francois Hollande said the attack was of "an undeniable terrorist nature". As of Friday morning French authorities had not confirmed the motive for the attack in Nice. A journalist with the Nice Matin newspaper reported from the...

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  • Arsenal line up £42m bid to sign striker
Arsenal line up £42m bid to sign striker

Whilst the Independent may feel that Akpom is the most likely to feature, I personally think Wenger would start with Walcott or Sanchez up front if Giroud is not fully fit. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger will give a number of his key players time off to "regenerate" before the new season - even if it limits his options for the opening Premier Le...

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  • Chris Froome and The Open pay respects to Nice attack victims
Chris Froome and The Open pay respects to Nice attack victims

CNN terrorism analyst Paul Cruickshank said no nation in the West faces as many terror threats as France . "Investigation will determine if he was acting alone". "This is shocking", he said. For the moment, stay in your home. "More info to come". The previous January, 12 staff at Charlie Hebdo magazine in the French capital were shot dead killed,...

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  • Citigroup's quarterly profit falls 14 pct, less than indicated
Citigroup's quarterly profit falls 14 pct, less than indicated

Citigroup Inc . on Friday reported better-than-expected results, despite a 14% year-over-year drop in the bank's profit. Analysts were expecting adjusted earnings per share of $1.10 on revenue of $17.56 billion, according to Bloomberg. Investment banking revenue dropped 5.7 percent to $1.22 billion, while total markets and securities revenue rose...

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  • Mohammad Asif wishes to bowl alongside Mohammad Amir in England
Mohammad Asif wishes to bowl alongside Mohammad Amir in England

Pietersen, who was among the England team that played the infamous Test, wrote in his latest column for a London-based daily that spot-fixers should be banned for life and that they should not be given a second chance. But, in the a year ago, things are getting better and better. [The warm-up matches] did give us good confidence. "If we do come a...

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  • Vietnam Airlines granted 4-star certification by Skytrax
Vietnam Airlines granted 4-star certification by Skytrax

Qatar Airways won three separate accolades at the 2016 Skytrax World Airline Awards held Thursday at the Farnborough International Airshow in the United Kingdom. "I also take this opportunity to thank and appreciate the hard work of my 12,000 strong men and women at The ETHIOPIAN family who have made the airline a global victor".

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  • Trump likely to announce VP pick over weekend
Trump likely to announce VP pick over weekend

Christie, a former rival to Trump in the presidential race, told MSNBC earlier he would be disappointed if not picked. Trump and his new running mate will make their first appearance as a team Friday in NY. TOM LLAMAS: Pence is a 57-year-old born-again Christian, a first-term governor, and a congressman for 12 years - also, a former radio and t...

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  • Pokemon Go: How to Catch Pikachu
Pokemon Go: How to Catch Pikachu

One week after launch, and Pokemon GO is showing no signs of stopping its domination over our thoughts, interactions, and online discussions. Of course, you can't simply evolve them for free. Keep in mind though that oftentimes, when you're finding evolved Pokemon in the wild, they are usually at a lower CP than if you were to start with ...

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  • French truck attack at Bastille celebrations in Nice
French truck attack at Bastille celebrations in Nice

The government had put extra security measures in place for the Bastille Day celebrations. Police in Scotland have reviewed security arrangements as a precautionary measure following the attack in Nice . Brandet said. "Really scary moment and horrid to see so many people dead". Police officers shot the attacker dead. Estrosi said the truck...

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  • North Korea detains person it alleges is South Korean spy
North Korea detains person it alleges is South Korean spy

South Korean records show that almost 30,000 North Koreans have defected since the 1990s. They demanded the immediate release of Ko and at least four other citizens who are being held by Pyongyang. He said he had struggled to adjust to life in South Korea and had been unable to find a job, so sought out a defectors' organisation through which h...

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  • Reliance Industries' first quarter results to be declared today
Reliance Industries' first quarter results to be declared today

Revenue for the quarter, however, fell 13.4 percent year-on-year to 714.51 billion rupees on lower crude oil prices. The GRM for Reliance in the first quarter stood at $11.5 a barrel compared to $10.4 in the same quarter a year ago. Revenues for oil and gas segment decreased 34.8 percent Y-o-Y to Rs 1,340 crore in the three months. But this was p...

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  • Wall Street opens slightly higher on retail sales data
Wall Street opens slightly higher on retail sales data

On a per share basis, the San Francisco-based bank earned $1.01 per share, down from $1.03 per share a year earlier. Brexit was less of a big deal for Wells than for other major U.S. Net interest income in the second quarter also increased to $66 million, up from the first quarter's $11.7 billion. Total average loans of $950.8 billion in Q2/16 ...

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  • Japanese messaging app Line shares surge in debut in Tokyo
Japanese messaging app Line shares surge in debut in Tokyo

The Tokyo offering came after Line sold about 70 percent more shares in NY which closed 26.6 percent above the IPO. Line , which is a. The shares opened at 4,900 yen (RM182.03) in Tokyo trade, compared with its IPO price of 3,300 yen, giving it a valuation of about one trillion yen.

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  • Trump picks conservative Pence as his running mate
Trump picks conservative Pence as his running mate

Critics said it legalized discrimination; Seattle Mayor Ed Murray even banned city funded travel to IN as a result. A second Republican said Friday he spoke to Trump on Thursday morning, and the NY real estate mogul said he had chosen Pence and would be calling the governor to make the offer and ask him to fly to NY.

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  • Pokémon Go now bigger than porn on Google search
Pokémon Go now bigger than porn on Google search

Installing apps from third-party sources, other than officially vetted and sanctioned corporate app stores, is never recommended. Two of the main features of Pokemon GO , other than catching Pokemon , are the PokeStops and the the gyms.

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