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Huge waves hit Tenerife in Spain’s Canary Islands

Huge waves have been filmed smashing into Tenerife in Spain’s Canary Islands. Reaching heights of 20ft (6m), they battered homes, hotels and restaurants. Dozens of people were evacuated from affected areas but no-one was injured, Spanish authorities say. Source link

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Students of Peshawar University hit the streets against fee hike again

PESHAWAR: The students of the Peshawar University ones again took to the streets as Parliamentary committee formed to forward recommendations in matter of recent hike in fees failed to submit its report on Monday (today). As per details, the students of Peshawar ...

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Theresa May hit by bombshell resignations over Brexit deal

As May attempted to sell her deal to fractious lawmakers, it was unclear if she could even hold her government together. Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab, who has been leading Brexit negotiations with the EU, was the first Cabinet minister to ...

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Japan GDP: Natural disasters hit economic growth

Image copyright Getty Images Japan’s economy shrank in the third quarter as natural disasters hit spending and disrupted exports. The economy contracted by an annualised 1.2% between July and September, preliminary figures showed. A devastating earthquake and typhoon were among ...

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‘Not Disneyland’: Dutch hit back at ‘over-tourism’

Image caption Kinderdijk’s 19 windmills attract tourists all year round Two tourist coaches career along the narrow winding road past a human-sized yellow clog. Bus after bus queues to drop off its eager passengers, creating tailbacks down the rolling dykes ...

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Oil hit with longest losing streak on record

Not even Saudi Arabia could prevent crude oil from suffering the longest losing streak on record. Source link

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#ThisIsOurLane: Doctors hit back at pro-gun group NRA

Image copyright David Morris Image caption Trauma surgeon David Morris responded to an NRA tweet with this photograph When America’s powerful pro-gun group told doctors to mind their own business, the response was swift, furious and viral. “Unless you’ve had ...

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U.S. movie theater chains fear Justice Department review may hit profits

WASHINGTON: U.S. movie theater chains fear that a Justice Department review of little-known mid-century rules may result in studios getting free rein to force them to show unpopular movies in exchange for getting blockbuster releases, threatening their profits. Before the ...

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Tobacco shares hit on US menthol ban fear

Image copyright Getty Images Shares in two tobacco giants have been hit by reports that US regulators are planning to ban menthol cigarettes. Shares in British American Tobacco fell 9% to their lowest level for nearly five years, while Imperial ...

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Karachi hit by massive power breakdown

KARACHI: Several parts of Karachi plunged into darkness in wee hours of Monday after ‘tripping in transmission line from national grid’, ARY News reported. Areas including Malir, Shah Faisal Colony, North Karachi, Nazimabad, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Gulistan-e-Jauhar, Federal B. Area, Garden, Shadman, ...

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