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There was a projected backdrop of a forest, but the focus was squarely on Sobral - whose sister Luisa wrote the song - standing on a smaller stage in the middle of the arena, surrounded by a hushed crowd. Romania came seventh with an unlikely combination of yodelling and rap while Azerbaijan's act that came 14th featured a man wearing a horse's head on a stepladder.
  • UK's health system recovers from cyber attack

    UK's health system recovers from cyber attack

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    Microsoft has taken the unusual step of re-releasing security updates for some older versions of its Windows platforms to counter a massive global wave of cyber ransomware attacks. On Barts Trust NHS website a statement says: "We are continuing to deal with a major IT disruption and we are sorry for any delays experienced at our hospitals".
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation row: Trump warns Comey over leaks to media

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    In fact, Trump wants investigators to get to the bottom of Russian involvement in the election, Spicer said, including debunking the "false narrative" that the Trump campaign was somehow involved. Comey instead told Trump he could count on his honesty, the Times said. In an interview with NBC on Thursday , the president revealed that he had spoken with Comey multiple times about the Russian Federation investigation, including two phone calls and a dinner, before ultimately choosing to ...
  • Kapil Mishra levels fresh allegation against Kejriwal

    Kapil Mishra levels fresh allegation against Kejriwal

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    Mishra, who began his hunger strike on Wednesday, accused Kejriwal of using Jha as a pawn to disrupt his agitation. Sacked Aam Admi Party (AAP) minister Kapil Mishra , whose indefinite hunger strike entered its fourth day today, asserted that he won't stop his? AAP has, in turn, accused him of following a script penned by the BJP.
  • North Korea launches ballistic missile, South Korea says

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    That's a little less than the distance between North Korea and the U.S. Pacific island of Guam. This missile would be able to reach Seoul , the capital of South Korea, but is unable to reach the southern areas of South Korea. Choi said Pyongyang would be willing to meet with the Trump administration for negotiations "if the conditions are set", briefly to reporters en route to Pyongyang.
  • India refuses to be part of China's One Belt One Road initiative

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    He had warned that New Delhi's absence "will not be constructive" for bilateral ties. Ambassador Yu said the signing of the agreement will bring new opportunities for China-Nepal cooperation and South Asia development. We are aware of India's reservations about CPEC but Nepal is not taking any position on the issue by joining OBOR, " said Upadhyaya. The boycott of the conference is also being interpreted by some as an apparent retaliation to the Chinese snub on the NSG membership and ...
  • Large tunnel containing nuclear waste collapses

    Large tunnel containing nuclear waste collapses

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    On Tuesday, almost 4,800 employees took shelter indoors for five hours after a 20-foot-by-20-foot section of 360-foot-long tunnel containing eight railcars filled with radioactive material caved in. The 60-year-old tunnel - constructed of wood and concrete - is next to the Plutonium Uranium Extraction Plant, a former chemical processing plant, according to the Hanford Joint Information Center.
  • Mobile promises to beat AT&T, Verizon to national 5G

    Mobile promises to beat AT&T, Verizon to national 5G

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    While Legere doesn't claim a specific timeframe for when T-Mobile will launch 5G nationwide coverage (and makes a jab at AT&T and Verizon), he states they it should be here within 2-3 years and that the Un-carrier will be at the forefront.
  • United States won't be rushed on climate change policies - Tillerson

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    The document , known as the Fairbanks Declaration , concluded Tillerson's chairing of a meeting of the Arctic Council, a board made up of indigenous groups and the eight countries bordering the Arctic, in Fairbanks, Alaska. The accomplishments of the Council during the U.S. Chairmanship (2015-2017) include projects like the Circumpolar Local Environmental Observer Network, Marine Protected Areas Network Toolbox: Area-based conservation measures and ecological connectivity, and a series of ...
  • Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR) Closed at $15.43

    Darling Ingredients Inc. (DAR) Closed at $15.43

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    The post Darling Ingredients Inc (NYSE:DAR) reported earnings of $0.04 per share missing Walls Streets expectations. appeared first on Market Exclusive. Finally, BMO Capital Markets increased their price target on Darling Ingredients from $18.00 to $19.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a research note on Thursday, March 2nd.
  • North Korea missile test: United States calls for stronger sanction

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    The United States has called for tougher global sanctions against North Korea in the wake of its latest ballistic missile test, which Australia described as a "reckless and provocative" act that would fuel regional instability. Experts said Sunday's test showed a considerably longer range than missiles North Korea had previously tested, meaning it had likely made improvements since its February test.