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Plane crashes on California freeway, rear-ends car, kills 1

Plane crashes on California freeway, rear-ends car, kills 1

In a freak accident, a small plane crashed on a California freeway, slamming into a car parked on the side of the road, killing a woman and seriously injuring five others, including the pilot, officials said. The accident occurred when the plane made an emergency landing on a Southern California freeway and rear-ended a car [...]

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Shut it down till segregation: MoEF panel on Deonar

Shut it down till segregation: MoEF panel on Deonar

Coming down heavily on the BMC for the state of affairs at the Deonar dumping ground, the two-member panel of scientists constituted by the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests has recommended that dumping of organic waste be stopped immediately at Deonar. The panel, which submitted its report to the Centre after surveying the site, [...]

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Modi, Cameron meet focused on defence, Make In India

Modi, Cameron meet focused on defence, Make In India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his British counterpart David Cameron in Washington on the sidelines of Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) during which the two leaders discussed defence co-operation and Make in India issues. “My meeting with PM David Cameron focused on defence cooperation, make in India and other key issues,” Mr. Modi said in a [...]

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U.S., China lock step on climate measures

U.S., China lock step on climate measures

WASHINGTON, April 1  —Environmental advocacy groups praised pledges made by the U.S. and Chinese governments on climate change initiatives as a breakthrough for momentum. U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed in Washington, D.C., to collaborate on climate change by signing agreements outlined last year at a U.N.-backed summit in Paris. The [...]

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Gazprom focusing efforts on Eastern Europe

Gazprom focusing efforts on Eastern Europe

MOSCOW, April 1  — Russian energy company Gazprom said it was working to meet the full gas demands for South Ossetia, a republic near the center of rows over European power. Gazprom Chairman Alexei Miller met in Moscow with South Ossetian President Leonid Tibilov to review gas supplies to the former republic of Georgia. “The [...]

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Teeth whitening: Call for action on ‘rogue’ beauticians

Teeth whitening: Call for action on ‘rogue’ beauticians

Some kits contain 300 times the legal limit of hydrogen peroxide, the Local Government Association said. This would be like “brushing with bleach” and could cause blistering, burns and other damage, the LGA added. The government said it was helping make people aware of dangers, but would not say whether it planned bigger fines. Only [...]

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Prime Minister in Saudi Arabia on two-day visit

Prime Minister in Saudi Arabia on two-day visit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Riyadh on Saturday on his maiden two-day visit to the oil-rich Saudi kingdom as both countries are set to firm up a raft of pacts to bolster their strategic partnership besides exploring ways to enhance security and counter-terror cooperation. Combating threat of terrorism and radicalisation are expected to figure [...]

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Woman Finds Her Own House for Rent on Craigslist

Woman Finds Her Own House for Rent on Craigslist

Imagine looking at ads on Craigslist one day and seeing your family home for rent, only you didn’t post the ad and have no intentions of renting out your home. That’s what happened to Lourdes Guerrero, who owns a home in the greater Los Angeles area, according to a local CBS news affiliate. A friend reportedly [...]

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Oil prices recover on U.S. economy, inventory data

Oil prices recover on U.S. economy, inventory data

NEW YORK, March 30  — A soft build in U.S. crude oil stocks was buffered by a report showing domestic well costs have declined, sending oil prices higher early Wednesday. Crude oil prices plummeted Tuesday as supply-side strains added to concerns emerging before U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen took to the podium to offer [...]

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Oil prices slightly lower on supply-side strains

Oil prices slightly lower on supply-side strains

NEW YORK, March 28 — Crude oil prices traded slightly lower early Monday as supply strains built up against expectations of some form of cut from major producers next month. The Iranian Oil Ministry’s news website Shana reports Iran exported around 14 million barrels of crude oil to European buyers since January, when sanctions pressures [...]

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Teachers’ union calls for ballot on primary test boycott

Teachers’ union calls for ballot on primary test boycott

Teachers have voted to ballot for a boycott of all primary school tests, after claims that children in England are the “most tested in Europe”. The National Union of Teachers’ conference heard warnings that schools had become “exam factories”. Delegates criticised “chaotic” changes to primary assessment and voted for a ballot to boycott tests taken [...]

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Mortgage applications drop 3.3% on fewer refinances

Mortgage applications drop 3.3% on fewer refinances

Higher interest rates pushed mortgage refinancing activity down further last week, and home buying isn’t picking up the slack. Total mortgage application volume fell 3.3 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis for the week from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. It is nearly 21 percent higher than the same week one [...]

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