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Shanghai takes center stage in China's burgeoning photography scene

By restaging a once-censored exhibition, China's largest photography fair shows how far Shanghai has come.

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Baguio black market affected by small-scale mining ban

A trader shows her newly-purchased gold inggot weighing around 128 grams worth an estimated P195,000 on Wednesday, September 19, 2018. Gold trading, one of the small scale mining sectors severely affected by the government's ban on small mining activities in Benguet province, is considered black market in Baguio City as the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas does not sanction the trading. Dave Leprozo. Current trending headlines in business, money, banking, finance, companies, corporations,...

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PNP, line agencies face grim task of identifying landslide victims

PNP investigators and other line agencies assist relatives in claiming their departed loved ones at the command post in Ucab, Itogon, Benguet on Tuesday, September 18, 2018. Identifying casualties has become a very tough job for relatives of landslide victims. Dave Leprozo. Current top breaking Philippine headlines regarding the nation, world, metro manila, regions and exclusive special investigative reports.

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Itogon mining camp still in disarray 4 days after Ompong

Men carry a motorcycle on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 as they hike on a road eroded by a landslide caused by Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut) at a small-scale mining camp in Itogon, Benguet on September 19, 2018. Reuters/Harlington Palangchao . Current top breaking Philippine headlines regarding the nation, world, metro manila, regions and exclusive special investigative reports.

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Nigeria Receives $22bn Remittances From US, UK

Nigeria’s share of remittances flowing into the Africa stood at $22 billion in 2017, which is about 29 per cent of the continent’s total remittances mostly from the gulf, the United States of America and United Kingdom and the Gulf states. The latest report released yesterday by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and […]

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16 mayors under probe for absence during Ompong onslaught

More mayors are now under probe for their supposed absence, despite instructions to stay in their area, during the onslaught of typhoon Ompong, an official said.

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Florence 'nightmare' aftermath: Rivers keep rising in Carolinas as Trump surveys damage

The danger is not over yet, with rivers in the Carolinas forecast to crest this week, adding to the flooding misery. North Carolina's Cape Fear River is expected to crest at about 62 feet Wednesday, putting thousands in harm's way.

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A disabled Venezuelan's treatment odyssey to Colombia

Jose Augustin Lopez's wheelchair is in a pitiful state. When he comes to a hill, his son Jefferson Alexis has

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Self-flying glider 'learns' to soar like a bird

Scientists have created a self-flying glider that uses machine learning to navigate rising air currents, in an experiment that could help our understanding of how birds migrate. Soaring birds ride warm air passages known as thermals to fly and gain height without needing to flap their wings, although

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FLM All 32: Team-by-team NFL notes

AFC East Buffalo Bills: NBC Sports' Peter King has been covering football a long time and has seen really bad

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Brazil's presidential campaign polarized between left and far right

Brazil looks to be charging headlong into a two-horse presidential race between the far right and the left in what

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APC Screens Presidential, Governorship Aspirants Today

President Muhammadu Buhari will undergo the All Progressives Congress (APC) screening committee to defend his application to re-contest his position in the 2019 general elections. According to the screening procedure released by the ruling party yesterday, President Buhari, the governorship and National Assembly aspirants are expected to be drilled by the screening committee from Thursday […]

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US officials face growing pressure over dicamba herbicide use

US environmental regulators are under increasing pressure over a controversial pesticide known for laying waste to nearby crops as well

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China's Meituan set to open at HK$72.90, above issue price

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Shares in Chinese online food delivery-to-ticketing services firm Meituan Dianping <3690.HK> were set to open at

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Juve show usual grit after Ronaldo red card

VALENCIA, Spain (Reuters) - Once again it proved impossible to keep Cristiano Ronaldo out of the Champions League spotlight as

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Indonesia's 'Paris of Java' on high-tech mission to cut emissions

BANDUNG (THOMSON REUTERS FOUNDATION) - A t the entrance to the spaceship-like command centre for the Indonesian city of Bandung, all workers remove their shoes before starting their shift, the better to keep the carpets clean.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

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Volkswagen pulls out of Iran, according to U.S. official - Bloomberg

(Reuters) - Volkswagen AG will end almost of all its operations in Iran, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday, citing a U.S.

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Catherine Hardwicke knew she'd found her Twilight lovers during chemistry read

The first film in the blockbuster vampire romance series turns 10 next month.

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Downton Abbey release date forces Danny Boyle to bump up Beatles musical

The two films were on a collision course at the box office.

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Volkswagen pulls out of Iran, according to U.S. official: Bloomberg

(Reuters) - Volkswagen AG will end almost of all its operations in Iran, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday, citing a U.S.

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Audit to find how disabled-friendly Delhi is delayed

The Delhi government’s public works department (PWD) was told to conduct the accessibility audit in April and the completion target was June 30. But work on the audit, mandated by the courts, began only this month.

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FG To Earn N6bn From Silos Concession

The federal government has approved the concessioning of 20 out of the 33 silos in the country. This was disclosed by the minister of agriculture, Audu Ogbeh, after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa. The minister, who said government would earn N6billion from the deal […]

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Piquet would welcome Alonso to Formula E

By Alan Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - Brazilian Nelson Piquet junior says he would welcome former team mate Fernando Alonso in

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New Zealand dollar spikes on strong GDP data, Australian dollar near three-week top

By Swati Pandey and Charlotte Greenfield SYDNEY/WELLINGTON (Reuters) - The New Zealand dollar jumped to a three-week peak on Thursday

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