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British Airways to offer wi-fi on short-haul flights

British Airways will offer wi-fi internet access on short-haul flights from 2017, owner IAG says.
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A reply to Banque du Liban’s report

Banque du Liban has recently issued a report, dated Sept. 13, 2017, in reply to my paper Financial Crisis in Lebanon that was published in August 2017 by La Maison du Futur and Konrad Adenauer Stiftun
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Toshiba says seals $18 billion deal to sell chip unit to Bain Capital group

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Toshiba Corp said on Wednesday it has agreed to sell its prized semiconductor business to a group led by U.S. private equity firm Bain Capital LP, a key step in keeping the s
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Pink salmon caught in N.L. likely from Russian stocking program

Two recent cases of pink salmon being found in Newfoundland and Labrador rivers are not a reason for panic, says the Atlantic Salmon Federation.
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‘You have to have some type of girth’: Redskins LT Trent Williams tweaks his vegan diet

While he still applies the principles he learned during his one-month trial, it’s a difficult lifestyle for an offensive lineman to maintain over the course of a regular season.
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'Extremely violent' Maria smashes into Puerto Rico at Category 4

Hurricane Maria made landfall near the town of Yabucoa, Puerto Rico, with maximum sustained winds of 155 mph, according to the National Hurricane Center.          
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Sporty driving could disable Chrysler minivan seat belt

DETROIT - If you drive your Chrysler minivan too fast and too furious, one of the second-row seat belts might unbuckle. So Fiat Chrysler is recalling almost 50,000 Pacifica vans in ......
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PENSIONS WEB CHAT: Ask ex pensions minister Steve Webb

Former pensions minister Steve Webb was on hand to answer readers’ pension questions in a live web chat – or as we called it here at This is Money, a Webbchat. Read the answers here.
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How India, China fare would fundamentally shape the world: Rahul Gandhi

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said that notwithstanding the path chosen by them, the performance of India and China, would determine how the world would fundamentally be reshaped
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Gujarat govt#39;s solar auction sees lowest winning tariff of Rs 2.65/unit

The remaining projects were won by NYSE-listed Azure Power, one of the largest solar developers in the country, which also bid Rs 2.67 per kwH.
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Commentary: James Cameron brings Linda Hamilton back to the 'Terminator' franchise but snubs 'Wonder Woman' again

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American crackpots used to be a charming part of our civic life, until they started steering the ship

Kurt Andersen on his new book "Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire," and how the practical, level-headed, sensible America has lost its way.
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More than 200 killed as powerful 7.1 earthquake strikes central Mexico

A powerful 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday, collapsing homes and bridges across hundreds of miles, killing at least 217 people and sending thousands more fleeing into the streets s
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How to upgrade to a first class train seat from just £5

Train passengers wanting to escape cattle class can now upgrade their tickets on the same day they travel for a tiny fraction of the usual cost with a new app.
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Boost for the pound and Theresa May ahead of Brexit speech

The ONS revealed that retail sales in August 2017 increased by 1 per cent compared with July - compared to an expected 0.2 per cent - and were up by 2.4 per cent versus August 2016.
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PENSIONS WEB CHAT: Ask ex pensions minister Steve Webb now

Former pensions minister Steve Webb is here now to answer readers’ pension questions in a live web chat – or as we called it here at This is Money, a Webbchat.
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