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US demanded Greece close airspace to Russian humanitarian aid for Syria

Russian aid for Syria

The government in Athens has refused a demand by the United States to close its airspace to Russian aircraft ferrying what it describes as humanitarian aid to Syria. “On Saturday, U.S. Embassy [in Athens] appealed to the Greek government with a request to prohibit the flights of Russian aircraft in the FIR …

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Top Psychological Benefits Of Online Gambling

In the past years, online casinos are becoming popular. It slowly overtakes the market share of traditional ones. This shift of trend can be due to convenience, ease of play, and other benefits that the online gaming offers. In this article, we will learn the psychological benefits. Increase the Ability …

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Italy’s public debt hits new record high

Italy's Finance Minister Pier Carlo Padoan

The amount of public debt racked up by the eurozone’s third largest economy reached a new record of €2.2 trillion in May, up by €23.4 billion in a month, the Bank of Italy said on Tuesday. The hike was attributed to increased Treasury liquidity, the fall in the euro and …

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Each day 134 retail outlets close in Italy

Italy shop

If anyone is still not convinced that surging stock bourses in Europe are indicative of anything more than central bank liquidity, carry trade allocationand localized asset bubbles, we present a snapshot of what is actually happening on the ground via Italy’s Ansa: “It’s a massacre,” said Confesercenti President Marco Venturi. …

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Queen gets a 20% pay rise…are you f#@king serious?

As a growing number of British families are feeling the pinch of rising household costs and taxes amid the recession, Queen Elizabeth II is getting a pay rise! The Queen’s annual pay is about to jump by 20 percent from 30 to 36 million pounds, at a time when Britain …

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Bombshell: Leaked UN treaty does ban guns

knotted gun United Nations

Treacherous wording upholds “States” gun rights but not individuals. The text of the anticipated and hotly-contested United Nations Arms Trade Treaty has been leaked, with the treaty itself set to be adopted and signed by member States as early as tomorrow, July 27. President Obama, today joining the chorus for …

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Australia’s largest coal miner makes $15 billion, pays zero tax

Coal mining

Australia’s largest coalminer, Glencore, paid almost zero tax over the past three years, despite income of $15 billion, as it radically reduced its tax exposure by taking large, unnecessarily expensive loans from its associates overseas. At up to 9 per cent, the interest rates on these $3.4 billion in loans …

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Types of Digital Marketing

Everything these days is now happening on a digital platform. That is why there is the need to continuously educate people about digital marketing and why it is important. As we all know that the world is rapidly moving towards a paperless general, where everything that we need will be …

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Steve Keen: “Can we avoid another financial crisis?”

Steve Keen Can we avoid another financial crisis

Economic theory is like a layer cake: Explanations within one layer make sense, but once you move to another layer, they no longer apply. Economist Steve Keen‘s new book “Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis?” is an illustrative example. The good news is that Keen accurately describes the current economic …

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Google receives $2.7 billion EU fine over manipulating search results

Google EU fine search engine manipulation

The European Union’s antitrust regulator on Tuesday fined Alphabet Inc.’s Google a record €2.42 billion ($2.71 billion) for favoring its own comparison-shopping service in search results and ordered the search giant to apply the same methods to rivals as its own when displaying their services. The decision, if it is upheld, …

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What is a VPN?

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A Virtual Private Network (VPN) is the number one personal cybersecurity product for people that use the Internet. It works by installing software on a subscriber’s device, which allows it to encrypt all incoming and outgoing web traffic. As well as providing a layer of encryption, a VPN service sends …

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Whole Foods announces mandatory GMO labeling by 2018

Whole Foods

In a huge victory for the alternative media and grassroots activism, Whole Foods announced on Friday that it would require GMO labels on all products by 2018. (Click here for the press release.) This announcement deals a significant blow to Monsanto, DuPont and all the GMO pushers who openly admit …

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The future of money?

With Christmas coming, sales of chocolate gold coins have no doubt soared as parents get ready to fill their little ones’ stockings with edible treasure. But wealthy individuals worried about what the New Year could bring are instead stocking up on gold chocolate bars. Swiss refinery Valcambi has been selling …

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Top Tips For First-Time Business Owners

First-time business owner? It is an amazing feeling to start your own business and a rewarding way to make a living, but it is understandable if you have some stress and anxiety over this role as it is a tremendous responsibility and there are lots of areas that will need …

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New study confirms link between energy drinks and heart damage

Energy drinks heart damage

Energy drinks have been linked to heart problems in a new study published April 26 in the Journal of the American Heart Association (JAMA). Oh, but it’s not the first time, not by a long shot. A 2013 study showed that energy drinks put an additional strain on the heart, causing …

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Central banks now asking governments for help

People’s Bank of China Gov Zhou Xiaochuan ECB President Mario Draghi Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen Bank of Japan Haruhiko Kuroda

Central bankers in charge of the vast bulk of the world’s economy delved deep into the weeds of money markets and interest rates over a three-day conference here, and emerged with a common plea to their colleagues in the rest of government: please help. Mired in a world of low …

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The next banking crisis is coming

By Filip Karinja Following the global financial crisis back in 2008 you’d think the banks had solved their issues and it is business as usual. However this is not the case, something big appears to be lurking in the shadows of the banking system that could make 2008 look like …

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Saudi Arabia posts $135 billion deficit

Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz

Saudi Arabia on Monday said this year’s budget deficit amounted to $135 billion (367 billion riyals) as lower oil prices cut into the government’s main source of revenue, prompting the kingdom to scale back spending for the coming year and hike up petrol prices. A royal decree announced that petrol prices …

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5 foods that destroy your immune system

Woman drinking soda unhealthy health

More than likely, you want to keep your immune system running at its peak condition, and you likely put forth the effort every day by getting enough sunshine, sleeping well, and exercising. But diet also plays a huge role in our lives, and there might even be some foods you’re eating …

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