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On Thursday taunted that US should respect its air defense identification Zone (ADIZ), after Chinese officials strictly warned a US bomber to flying inside China’s self-declared zone in The East China Sea. China declared the zone in 2013. In this zone aircraft are supposed to identify themselves to Chinese authorities. But both Japan and U.S …

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To give Amazon a clear cut competition, eBay launched a new facility for its shoppers, called “Guaranteed Delivery”. Company guaranteed 3- days shipping on 20 million products as well as free shipping on millions of items. The new program will roll out in the US starting this summer. Moreover, the company is also revitalized its …

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A group of Canadian church volunteers hoping to carry out relief work in New Jersey said they were denied entry to the US over fears that they would be “stealing” American jobs. The Rehoboth United Reformed church, based in Hamilton, Ontario, had spent months organising its March break trip. The plan was to spend the week helping …

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Two decades ago, Ramanathan and Collins introduced a model that provides the information that how formation of cloud over Pacific waters sets an upper limit on how hot the tropics can get. The model is known as thermostat hypothesis. The model, which was first proposed in 1991, has had a warm welcome among skeptics of …

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Catholic Church of Australia paid compensation of A$276m (£171m; $213m) to victims of sexual abuse since 1980, an inquiry has heard. According to the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sex Abuse told that the money would be divided among thousands of victims. The compensation was made after the inquiry report claims that 3,066 …

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The former prime minister of Norway, Kjell Magne Bondevik, said he was detained at a US airport earlier this week because he had visited Iran in 2014. Mr Bondevik, who said he was travelling on his diplomatic passport, was held for about an hour. He said his passport also indicates he is a former prime …

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A bicycle race in Southern California last weekend held a death-defying finish for one competitor after a chain-reaction crash sent his bike pinwheeling off a concrete bridge and left him dangling perilously over the edge. Mike Allec was one of a group of racers sprinting through Saturday’s Santa Barbara County Road Race — an 85-mile, six-lap, uphill climb in …

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Diesel car driver in Westminster have to pay extra charges to park diesel cars. This step has taken to battle air pollution. This charge is a trail version for a period from April. Drivers of diesel- powered cars and vans will pay an additional 50%. This hike would be an extra burden of an hour …

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It’s been two years in the making, but Europe’s first underwater museum is finally complete. Deep in waters off the Spanish island of Lanzarote, accessible only to snorkelers, divers and sea life, the Museo Atlantico (Atlantic Museum), features more than 300 sculptures by international artist Jason deCaires Taylor. Submerged at depths of between 12 and …

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may be outside the European Union, but the country is not looking for an “anti-EU alliance” with the UK, its foreign minister has said. Following Theresa May’s 12-point Brexit blueprint speech, Swiss foreign minister Didier Burkhalter said: “We want good, maybe even closer ties with Britain. But we will not forge an alliance with Britain against …

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