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2020 Apr 4 - 5:35pm
At least two people have been killed and multiple others injured after a man carried out a knife attack in the French town of Romans-sur-Isère, local media is reporting. Read Full Article at RT.com
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2020 Apr 4 - 5:35pm
Elon Musk’s company is cutting contractors at its car and battery plants in the US amid the coronavirus crisis. The decision may affect hundreds of people, CNBC reports, citing workers and a staffing agency memo. Contractors of Tesla’s manufacturing facility in Fremont, California, and the Gigafactory in Nevada, reportedly learned about the decision at the end of the week. Some of...
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2020 Apr 4 - 5:31pm
French caregivers battling Covid-19 are appallingly underequipped and overloaded with fresh cases, a local nurse said, explaining a recent action which saw medics posing naked to show their vulnerability to the deadly contagion. The unorthodox demonstration kicked off earlier this week, with dozens of nurses undressing in a silent protest against the government “sending us naked to...
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2020 Apr 4 - 5:21pm
"At risk" Argentina legend Diego Maradona is dealing with isolation "as best he can" and has offered to take a pay cut in his role as head coach at Superliga strugglers Gimnasia, the club's president has revealed. The 59-year-old, who has suffered a succession of health problems in recent years, has been in quarantine since top-level football in his homeland was suspended on March 17,...
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2020 Apr 4 - 4:58pm
Khabib Nurmagomedov is not known for the ostentatious displays of wealth of some of his rivals but the Russian UFC champ has nonetheless amassed a colossal fortune from his fighting career, says his father and trainer Abdulmanap. Khabib’s notorious Irish nemesis Conor McGregor is widely held to be the undisputed financial king of the MMA game, racking up a net worth estimated to be...
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2020 Apr 4 - 4:57pm
Labour Brexit policy chief Keir Starmer has become the party’s new leader, replacing Jeremy Corbyn who has stepped down after five years at the helm. In a statement released after his victory was announced, Starmer noted that “coronavirus has brought normal life to a halt,” and that Labour must take constructive action to hold the current Tory government accountable. Under my...
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2020 Apr 4 - 4:15pm
Former UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has criticized leaders in Washington and London for “pointing fingers” at China during the coronavirus pandemic. “Not a single country” has the capacity to fight the virus alone, he told RT. Politicians in London suggest that China will face a “reckoning” from Britain after the Covid-19 pandemic subsides, due to its initial attempts to...
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2020 Apr 4 - 3:53pm
Social distancing and self-isolation may be new concepts for people on Earth, but it’s nothing new for residents of the International Space Station. Two Russian cosmonauts gave some advice on how to spend time indoors. Fifty-five-year-old cosmonaut Andrei Borisenko is quite familiar with being confined to tight quarters for long periods of time, after making two flights into space and...
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2020 Apr 4 - 3:38pm
The meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and allied oil producers that was set to take place on Monday may be rescheduled for April 8 or April 9, Reuters reported, citing sources. At the same time, Russian media reports state that no final decision has been taken yet. The delay may give oil-producing countries more time to negotiate crude supply cuts that...
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2020 Apr 4 - 2:45pm
The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) has announced it is investing in production of testing systems, medicine, and medical equipment necessary to battle the spread of Covid-19. Russia has recently delivered personal protective and medical equipment supplies to New York, which has become the worst coronavirus-affected US city. The Russian plane carrying the vital cargo arrived in the...
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2020 Apr 4 - 2:28pm
A man in Pakistan self-immolated outside of Prime Minister Imran Khan’s office in the capital city, leaving a note stating that officials failed to act on a series of complaints he filed, police told local media. The man, named as Faisal Mehmood, 45, set himself on fire near the PM’s office in Islamabad on Friday, leaving a letter behind explaining his motives, police said. In the...
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2020 Apr 4 - 11:09am
Having boosted its oil output to historic records, Saudi Arabia denied that it seeks to “get rid of” US shale oil producers, after Russian President Vladimir Putin accused Riyadh of aggressively targeting competitors. Rejecting the accusation as “fully devoid of truth,” Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud insisted that the Kingdom is and has always been...
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