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Russia, China & India could isolate US over trade tariffs – expert

Growing trade tensions driven by the US raising tariffs on foreign goods may lead to America’s isolation by the world’s emerging economies, according to an Indian economist. India and China, with the support of Russia, could team up under the pressure of US tariffs, according to Dr. Bhanumurthy, professor at the New Delhi–based National Institute of Public Finance and Policy. ...

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Oracle could be feeling cloud transition growing pains

Oracle is learning that it’s hard for enterprise companies born in the data center to make the transition to the cloud, an entirely new way of doing business. Yesterday it reported its earnings and it was a mixed bag, made harder by changing the way the company counts cloud revenue. In its earnings press release from yesterday, it put it ...

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‘Mass extinction’ volcanic eruptions could wipe out life on Earth, new study claims

Devastating volcanic eruptions, caused by excess carbon in the atmosphere, could one day lead to the mass extinction of all marine animals, and possibly all life on Earth – so says a new study. The dire warning comes amid dramatic seismic events in Guatemala and Hawaii, where hundreds of people have been either killed or displaced from their homes in ...

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New Tesla Roadster could have rocket engines option – Musk

Elon Musk, the eccentric billionaire owner of SpaceX and Tesla, can’t seem to resist the urge to slap rocket engines on things. He has now hinted at attaching them to the new car he’s building, and nobody can tell if it’s a joke. In a tweet, Musk has described a “SpaceX option” for the new Tesla Roadster. It will supposedly ...

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State funded feminist porn could be future of German sex ed

Germany’s SPD party is considering providing state funding for feminist pornography in an effort to tackle sexist, racist and damaging stereotypes in mainstream porn. The porn could even be made available on the websites of public broadcasters, and be referred to during sex education at school, according to the proposal by the Social Democratic Party (SPD), which is part of ...

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Death to the meme? Activists believe EU copyright law could destroy internet culture

Internet interaction could forever be changed, according to digital rights groups, if the European Union passes revamped copyright legislation effectively banning memes, Wikipedia citation and other staples of the online world. The EU is set to vote on draft legislation regarding a digital single market later this month. In the update to European copyright law, greater onus is being put ...

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Iran: Oil prices could jump to $140 on US sanctions

Oil prices could jump to $ 140 a barrel due to the US sanctions against Iran and Venezuela, Iran’s OPEC governor Hossein Kazempour Ardebili told Reuters on Friday. The Iranian official also criticized a reported request that the United States made of Saudi Arabia to help stabilize oil prices in case the sanctions against Iran drives oil prices up. A ...

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250,000 people could die if Saudi-led coalition attacks Yemeni port city Hodeidah – UN official

Days after it was reported that the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen is seeking US support to recapture the port city of Hodeidah from Houthi rebels, a UN official in the country says such an attack could claim up to 250,000 lives. Read more “A military attack or siege on Hodeidah will impact hundreds of thousands of innocent lives,” Lise Grande, ...

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'It's not a PR meeting': US-Russia military summit could ease tensions over Syria, NATO drills

A scheduled meeting between top US and Russian military brass in Helsinki will allow both sides to clarify their positions on Syria and NATO drills on Russia’s borders, and avoid dangerous misunderstandings, an expert told RT. Read more General Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Russia’s chief of the military’s General Staff, General Valery Gerasimov, will ...

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US could fall like the Medici dynasty – RT’s Keiser Report

Published time: 7 Jun, 2018 12:33 View of Palazzo Vecchio in Florence © Tony Gentile / Reuters Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert look into whether the United States has entered the vicious ‘Medici cycle’, where money is used to get political power and political power is used to make money. Let’s block ads! (Why?) RT Business News

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