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That R2 000 bottle of wine you bought could be fake

Some people take great pride in splashing their cash on a vintage wine and then sharing their special find at ...


Mourinho asks players to be like Federer ahead of Swiss game

Bern - Jose Mourinho says Manchester United must not be left making excuses when they begin their Champions League campaign ...


ICC Opens Preliminary Probe Into Rohingya Expulsions

THE HAGUE, NETHERLANDS - The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor announced Tuesday that she is launching a preliminary investigation into ...


EU Lays Out WTO Reform Ideas to Keep US on Board

BRUSSELS - The European Commission published its ideas on Tuesday for reforming the World Trade Organization to counter market distortions, ...


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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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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 ...


Russia, Turkey enforce demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib

MOSCOW, Russia - Supporting the Syrian President Bashar al Assad in his fight against rebels, Russia, along with the Government ...


UN Official: Buffer Zone in Syria's Idlib Province Averts War for Now

GENEVA - A Russian-Turkish agreement to create a demilitarized buffer zone between the Syrian army and rebels inside Syria's northern ...


Pakistan: Saudi Arabia to Join China-Funded Development Project

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan announced Thursday that Saudi Arabia has agreed to join and invest "heavily" in its ongoing China-funded bilateral ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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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