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Daniel J. GraeberFeb. 23 (UPI) -- Drilling of a fifth appraisal well into what may become one of the more promising basins off the West African coast is completed, FAR Ltd. announced.
Daniel J. GraeberFeb. 23 (UPI) -- A major player in the oil sector of the Kurdish north of Iraq said it was re-routing exports by government orders, but that won't impact production levels.
AIB is to appoint Brexit advisors all around the country as it advised customers not to become complacent about its impact on industry, writes Pádraig Hoare of the Irish Examiner.
MANILA, Philippines – The Dalmore, the world’s definitive luxury single malt whisky, launches its first-ever flagship store in the Philippines at Uptown Boni
South Africa must stick to its budgetary promises and be consistent with policies to maintain its investment-grade credit rating, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says.
Telecom operator Vodafone Romania has launched its 20 years brand campaign called „You have the power to make your future.” The TV spot presents the story of a child from a Romanian isolated village w
US-based company Fitbit, which purchased in January Vector Watch, the Romanian startup that made the smartwatch of the same name, disclosed the sum paid for the company, namely USD 15 million. Fitbit,
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BRITS 2017: Holly Willoughby channels her inner Kim Kardashian at the BRIT Awards [Holly Willoughby/Instagram] The This Morning presenter has taken to social media to share her look with her 1.8 m
The BRIT Awards: Michelle Keegan looks stunning in a figure-hugging jumpsuit [Getty] The British Academy Awards came to a complete standstill as the the Our Girl actress took the spotlight in
The BRIT Awards 2017: Jade Thirlwall and Leigh-Anne Pinnock rock blonde hair [Getty] Perrie Edwards, Jesy Nelson, Leigh-Ann Pinnock and Jade Thirlwall looked incredible as they did a mash-up of th
The author - who has children Buzz, 2, and Buddy, 1, with McFly singer Tom Fletcher - has written a book about raising a family, but admits the one issue that terrifies her is flying with children.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Some residents returned home to sort through waterlogged furniture, toys and clothing after being abruptly evacuated when a surging creek carrying engine fuel and sewage water
DUBAI (Reuters) - An online commercial released by Nike this week showing Arab women fencing, boxing and spinning on ice-skates has stirred controversy over its attempt to smash stereotypes about...
It’s been a long time coming, but good things come, they say, to those who wait, and the big news this week is that the Terrace at Devon House is to open by mid-March 2017. The restaurant will b
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The LG G6 keeps surfacing in leaks, even as we head toward its launch at the Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona next week. So far, according to the leaks, the device seems to have a similar for
Google’s Pixel series devices are plagued with issues again. The devices have sold in large numbers since they bring along new features such as Google Assistant and Daydream VR compatibility, yet see
Hoping they can one day be used to provide vital supplies and other items to those in need during natural disasters, an independent drone delivery service is planning a test mission at the Jersey Shor
The column was found during work to restore the site of the ancient Peqi'in synagogue in Western Galilee. It could help shed more light on the ancient people who lived in the area 1,800 years ago.
Even though Ariana Grande is busy rehearsing for her Madison Square Garden show this Thursday, the young diva still managed to voice out her concern and support for trans kids.
Mariah Carey and ex-husband Nick Cannon may have parted ways, but that doesn’t mean she doesn’t wish him well. The diva recently reached out to her former flame after he welcomed his son with Brittan
“Supernatural” premiered a monster of an episode last week. Mary Winchester (Samantha Smith) secretly stole a unique weapon – The Colt – from Prince of Hell Ramiel (Jerry Trimble). Fortunately, Sam (
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Hanna Sillitoe, 37, from Manchester, struggled with chronic skin conditions for 20 years which left her constantly in pain and so self-conscious she became 'lazy, fat and covered up all the time'.
Have you ever wondered why the heart has always been the symbol for love? What is it about this blood-pumping dynamo of an organ that reminds us of amorous affection and relationships? Wouldn’t
Hanna Sillitoe, 37, from Manchester, struggled with chronic skin conditions for 20 years which left her constantly in pain and so self-conscious she became 'lazy, fat and covered up all the time'.
A quarter of adults say they drink alcohol before nodding off, up from 16 per cent four years ago, according to a survey of 5,002 British men and women.
Lal Ding, eight, from Baltimore, Maryland, was born with a 'radial club hand'. In the surgery, the first of its kind performed in the US, doctors used bones from his foot to straighten his wrist.
Experts now recommend ten portions of fruit and vegetables to ward off disease. This would prevent 7,200 cancer deaths and almost 14,000 from strokes every year, London researchers claim.
Erick John Rwabirire, 17, from Uganda was born with a rare bone disorder that caused a tumour to grow and cover his face. He had surgery to remove it but it sadly grew back.
Latest Finance
In early deals the FTSE 100 was little changed at 7,300.6 - having closed at 7302.25 yesterday as Lloyds reported its highest annual profit in a decade and Unilever promised a far-reaching review.
Despite losing hundreds of thousands of customers, Centrica, the Windsor-based company that owns British Gas, saw its annual profits rise 4 per cent to £1.5billion last year.
The charging point scheme is aimed at EV owners who have no off-street parking, suggesting most accepted applications will be in highly-populated urban areas.
The cancellation of legal tender of 500 and 1,000 rupee notes has led to a slowdown in economic activity that weighed on demand for credit among companies and retail borrowers during the October-Dec
Matala - Matala municipality, southern Huíla province, gained on Wednesday a new Tax Office of the General Tax Administration (AGT), to regulate the tax responsibilities of taxpayers of the surroundin
Luanda - Internet Technologies Angola (ITA) expects to reap about 7 billion Kwanzas this year, against 3 billion collected in 2016 in Internet and telecommunications services. , Focused on the impl
A day after an off-duty Los Angeles police officer fired his gun during a confrontation with a group of teenagers in Anaheim, videos purportedly showing the encounter spread online, prompting ques
Latest Sport
The Detroit Lions invested heavily in their offensive line last season, but didn’t see enough results.             
The National Football League and the Pittsburgh Steelers are helping a West Virginia high school football team recover from last year's devastating floods            &#
Roma's American president is starting to lose patience with city officials over long-delayed plans for a new stadium             
Omonia coach John Carver has been fired by the Nicosia giants, according to widespread media reports. The Englishman, appointed in June 2016, was already under pressure after falling a massive 12 poi
By Steve Beideck, The Sports Xchange OMAHA, Neb. -- Unable to maintain a lead throughout the second half, Providence pulled ahead when it counted most Wednesday as the Friars scored a 68-66 Big East C
The Sports Xchange SUNRISE, Fla. -- Kris Russell scored the go-ahead goal as the Edmonton Oilers ended the Florida Panthers' five-game winning streak with a 4-3 victory on Wednesday night at the BB&T
Harika now has to tackle ninth seed Tan Zhongyi of China before she can become the first Indian ever to make it to the finals of a knockout women's World Championship.
Hamilton said on Wednesday that technical changes caused by wider, bigger and faster cars could actually decrease rather than increase the amount of overtaking that Formula One fans so enjoy.
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