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THE POLICE AND THE ARMY: TERRORISTS IN UNIFORM

THE POLICE AND ARMY: TERRORISTS IN UNIFORM Take a look at the pictures above. Obviously, the people who you see are the police and the army molesting people right? I bet that it’s saddening to you. However, this has become a trend that has become rampant in recent times. When …

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All Blacks drop Owen Franks, Ben Smith & Rieko Ioane

Owen Franks, Rieko Ioane and Ben Smith do not even make the bench for Saturday’s return against Australia Prop Owen Franks and wings Ben Smith and Rieko Ioane have been dropped by New Zealand in the wake of the All Blacks’ 47-26 defeat by Australia. The trio fail to even make …

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Anthony Joshua critical of Lennox Lewis as Andy Ruiz Jr has his say

Anthony Joshua was congratulated by Lennox Lewis after his super heavyweight Olympic gold at London 2012 Former world heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis says he is “disappointed” after Anthony Joshua called him a “clown” who he does not respect. Following Joshua’s defeat by Andy Ruiz Jr on 1 June, Lewis questioned …

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Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil & Sead Kolasinac ‘100%’ ready to play

Mesut Ozil & Sead Kolasinac 100% mentally ready – Emery Arsenal manager Unai Emery is “100%” confident Mesut Ozil and Sead Kolasinac are mentally ready to play against Burnley on Saturday. The pair were left out of the Gunners’ season-opening win over Newcastle because of “further security fears” after being …

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Department store sales rise for first time in 2019

Image copyrightPA Sales in department stores rose for the first time this year in July, the Office for National Statistics said, with data showing an unexpected rise in total retail sales in the month. Monthly retail sales rose 0.2% – defying forecasts for a 0.2% fall – boosted by online …

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WeWork posts $900m loss as it plots stock market listing

Image copyrightWEWORKInside a WeWork office The owner of office space company WeWork burned through $900m (£746m) in the first six months of this year, according to figures ahead of its hotly anticipated stock market launch. Documents filed with regulators reveal The We Company, valued at about $47bn, invested heavily in …

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Hong Kong protests: Flights resume amid new security measures

Image copyrightGETTY IMAGESFlights have now resumed at Hong Kong airport Hong Kong airport has resumed operations after a night of chaos which saw protesters clash with riot police. Hundreds of flights were cancelled on Tuesday after protesters flooded the terminal buildings. Early on Wednesday flights appeared to be running as …

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Germany steels itself to face recession threat

Image copyrightEPA Germany, Europe’s biggest economy, could be heading for a recession. Data from the German statistics office on Wednesday showed the economy shrank by 0.1% between April and June. That takes the annual growth rate down to 0.4%. Germany narrowly avoided a recession last year. But this time, there …

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Do we need to worry about banana blight?

Image copyrightGETTY IMAGES News broke late last week that a fungal disease that kills Cavendish banana plants has been detected in Latin America for the first time. A strain of the Fusarium fungus, which causes so-called Panama disease in banana plants, was detected in Colombia. The strain, which is very …

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Markets stabilise after recession fears sparked sell-off

Image copyrightGETTY IMAGES Markets in Europe stabilised on Thursday following a turbulent day on US and Asian stock exchanges, fuelled by investor fear of a global recession. The FTSE 250, seen as a good gauge of the UK economy, gained 0.18% recovering some of the losses it made the pervious …

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Recession fears prompt selling in global stock markets

Image copyrightREUTERS Global stock markets fell around the world as concerns about the US-China trade war and the global economy prompted investors to dump shares. The three main US stock markets closed 3% lower overnight, European stocks fell across the board, while Asian stock markets opened lower. Weak data from …

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Marijuana(components and uses)

Also Known as Cannabis is a psychoactive drug from the cannabis plant used for medicinal or recreational purposes. It can be used by smoking, vaporizing, within a food or as an extract; it has mental and physical effects creating a general change in perception, heightened mood and also an increase …

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