Friday , February 26 2021

Foreign

Facebook update brings new feature to tell your secret crush you’re into them

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Facebook wants to tell your secret crush how you feel about them. The company is launching a new feature, called “Secret Crush”, which will allow people to tell it who they’re into. If other people say the same about you, there will be a match – and both people will be …

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Royal baby: Meghan gives birth to boy, Harry announces

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The Duchess of Sussex has given birth to a boy, the Duke of Sussex has announced. Prince Harry said they were both “absolutely thrilled” and thanked the public for their support during the pregnancy. The Duke added they were still thinking about names. The infant will be seventh in line …

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Chinese shares hit by Trump tariff threat

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Chinese stock markets tumbled on Monday after US President Donald Trump threatened new tariffs on China, putting a trade deal in doubt. He said on Twitter the US would more than double tariffs on $200bn (£152bn) of Chinese goods on Friday and would introduce fresh tariffs. Recent comments had suggested …

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Trump sues Deutsche Bank and Capital One over Democrat subpoenas

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US President Donald Trump has sued two banks in a bid to stop them handing over his financial records to Congress. The lawsuit against Deutsche Bank and Capital One was filed after Democrat-led committees issued subpoenas for information on his finances. His three eldest children and the Trump Organisation joined …

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Ugandan President wants to ban oral sex;’ says the mouth is for eating’

Ugandan President wants to ban oral sex;’ says the mouth is for eating’

The president of Uganda has said he wants to ban the nation’s citizens from practising oral sex because ‘the mouth is for eating’. President Yoweri Museveni blamed ‘outsiders’ for trying to convince Ugandans to perform oral sex on one another – and said he was issuing a public ‘warning’ about …

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UBER INVESTIGATED OVER GENDER DISCRIMINATION

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Ride hailing firm Uber, is being investigated by US authorities over a complaint about gender discrimination, the BBC understands. As first reported in the Wall Street Journal, the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) began investigating the firm in August 2017. Investigators have been interviewing former and current Uber employees …

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THAILAND CAVE TO BE TURNED INTO A MUSEUM

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The cave complex in northern Thailand where 12 boys and their football coach were trapped for more than two weeks is set to be turned into a museum. Rescue officials said the museum would showcase how the operation unfolded, predicting it would be a “major attraction” for Thailand. At least …

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CHINA’S HNA GROUP BOSS, WANG JIAN DIES IN FRANCE

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  The co-founder and chairman of the giant Chinese conglomerate HNA Group has died in a fall in southern France, his company has confirmed. Wang Jian, 57, “accidentally fell” in Provence, while on a business trip to France, a company statement said. Police said he fell off a wall in …

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SPECIAL PROSECUTOR SHOULD RESTRAIN OF WITCH-HUNTING -PREZ NANA ADDO

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The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the appointment of Mr. Martin Amidu, as Ghana’s first Special Prosecutor, will deny persons, who will be investigated and prosecuted for engaging in acts of corruption, the often-cited restrain of witch-hunting. According to President Akufo-Addo, “we have a particular problem …

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FUEL TANKER ABLAZE KILLS AT LEAST NINE PEOPLE IN NIGERIA

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A petrol tanker has caught fire in Nigeria’s biggest city, Lagos, killing at least nine people, officials say.  More than 50 vehicles, including five buses, were set ablaze after the truck lost control and spilled its contents on a busy motorway during rush hour. The tanker is said to have …

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