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Daniel J. Graeber Australian oil and gas explorer FAR Ltd., which has a strong African footprint, said new drilling started in a survey of a bright spot off the coast of Senegal.
Daniel J. Graeber Royal Dutch Shell said its move to sell off its share in a petrochemical joint venture with a Saudi partner is part of its effort to retool its regional focus.
Daniel J. Graeber The Texas oil and gas industry stabilized during the latter half of last year, though there are secondary pressures remaining, an economist said.
Daniel J. Graeber Decoupling the U.S. economy from the renewable energy sector might not work as designed, a column in China's official Xinhua News Agency read.
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Anglo American Plc , which broke with tradition when it set up a focused commercial unit, sees modest improvements ahead after an early boost to profits, as it gets closer to cli
LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices fell one percent on Monday as signs of a strong recovery in U.S. oil drilling activity outweighed news that OPEC and non-OPEC producers were on track to meet output reduc
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LONDON (AP) — Thick fog has caused numerous flight delays and cancellations at London Heathrow and other area airports. Travelers were advised Monday to check their flight status before going to the
Stephanie Davis has been keeping fans updated with her baby boy [Stephanie Davis/Instagram] And the newborn has already been taken in by Stephanie’s “lads” as she admitted they had him watching
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BERLIN (Reuters) - Oxford University historian Timothy Garton Ash, an outspoken opponent of Britain's vote to leave the European Union, is to receive the 2017 Charlemagne Prize conferred annually by.
German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier says his country must be ready for “turbulent” times during the term of U.S. President Donald Trump. Steinmeier wrote in the daily Bild news
The combined Russian-separatist forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in Donbas 41 times in the past 24 hours with four Ukrainian soldiers reported as wounded in action (WIA), according to the pres
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MobiKwik, a mobile wallet company, has announced national tie-ups with Fortis Healthcare Ltd and Medanta to power digital payments at the two most prestigious super-speciality hospitals. Patrons t...
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Sweden's Fingerprint Cards said on Monday its board member Lars Soderfjell had been taken into custody for alleged market abuse in conjunction with a profit warning by the biomet
HONG KONG (Reuters) - China is reinforcing its censorship of the internet with a campaign to crack down on unauthorized connections, including virtual private network (VPN) services, that allow users
LONDON (Reuters) - Lloyds Banking Group is working with law enforcement agencies to trace who may be behind a cyber attack that caused intermittent outages for customers of its personal banking websit
Are you able to spot all of the differences in these photographs? This collection, compiled by Playbuzz, has planted several subtle changes in each picture and wants you to point them out.
Researchers from GUARD Archaeology have excavated the Trusty's Hill Fort in Dumfries and Galloway, and believe this could be the elusive kingdom of Rheged.
A large fireball was seen crossing the Siberian sky on June 20, 1908 before an eruption six miles above ground flattened 80 million trees and left charred reindeer carcases.
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ZURICH (Reuters) - A blow to Actelion's Opsumit drug in a test is unlikely to have an impact on talks over a strategic deal with Johnson & Johnson , analysts said on Monday, as the Swiss drugmaker's
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary's government will seek European Union financial support to tackle the economic fallout from outbreaks of the bird flu virus, state news agency MTI reported on Monday, citi
Ashley Shaw, 26, from Widnes in Cheshire, was diagnosed with an extremely rare tumour caused by the cells that attach the placenta to the womb after giving birth to Layla in October 2014.
Helen Smith, 35, led the first circuits-style workout class for ten participants on Saturday evening in Southampton, and the class was attended by people aged 33 to 70.
WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: Alexandra Ross, 22, from Michigan, was forced to have 17 injections to eliminate her risk of contracting rabies after she was bitten by her pet Aries.
Acrylamide is created when some foods are cooked for long periods at high temperature. But adults don't consume enough to be at risk, a Cambridge University statistician claims.
LONDON (Reuters) - Potatoes and bread cooked at high temperatures for a long time could increase the risk of cancer in people who eat them regularly, British government scientists said on Monday.
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Tucked against a fence in an East Los Angeles cemetery, a long, flat headstone reads: “In memory of the 16,500 precious unborn, buried here, Oct. 6, 1985.” The aborted fetuses had been found in a
Welcome to California Inc., the weekly newsletter of the L.A. Times Business Section. I’m Business columnist David Lazarus, and here’s a rundown of upcoming stories this week and the highlights of
The California state Senate is poised to confirm Xavier Becerra, a congressman and son of Mexican immigrants, as California’s next attorney general. Becerra’s appointment is a forceful rebuke to P
President Obama’s 2016 national monument designations have prompted Republican critics from Nevada to Maine to suggest that, under cover of the Antiquities Act of 1906, he exceeded his authority,
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Grigor Dimitrov has set up a quarter-final clash with David Goffin in the Australian Open after coming back from a set down to beat Denis Istomin on Monday.
Lazar Markovic's miserable loan spell at Sporting Lisbon is set to be terminated, but the £20m flop is unlikely to be joining up with his parent club anytime soon.
Uncapped brothers Niall and Rory Scannell have fought their way into Ireland's 40-man RBS 6 Nations squad thanks to a string of impressive performances with Munster.
After Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez display, Sportsmail takes a closer look at the most cringeworthy banners to be displayed around the grounds in the Premier League.
Granit Xhaka is on a one-man mission to help Arsenal rediscover their nasty streak having added to his record as the most dismissed player across Europe's big five leagues since last season.
The German club have revealed the 17-year-old has signed a long-term contract at Signal Iduna Park, after the Bundesliga side staved off competition from Real Madrid to land the youngster.
Tottenham stars Mousa Dembele, Michel Vorm and Jan Vertonghen spent their weekend celebrating their side's comeback heroics at the Etihad stadium... with some fine dining in Barcelona.
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