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@meher
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Angry
7 months ago
Trump Moves to Calm Fears as First U.S. Death From Coronavirus Is Reported

Hours after officials confirmed the first death in the U.S. from the coronavirus, President Donald J. Trump moved on Saturday to calm public fears and demonstrate aggressive action against the illness.

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@meher
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Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
7 months ago
Israel slammed for 'necroviolence' on bodies of Palestinians

Israel's use of "necroviolence" on bodies of Palestinians has been condemned as part of its policy to exert further control over the people living in the occupied territories.

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@meher
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Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
7 months ago
Grace Millane killer sentenced to life in prison in New Zealand for murder of British backpacker

The family of Grace Millane told the court of the "agonising" impact of her murder..

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Daily Drag
@meher
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Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
7 months ago
An Immigrant From Brazil Has Changed Lives as a Coach. Is That Enough to Stay in the U.S.?

For the past 3 years, Henrique "Hicu" Motta, a rowing coach, has created unlikely success stories in a sport long associated with the privileged. But immigration authorities rejected his bid for a green card.

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Daily Drag
@meher
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WTH
7 months ago
Vaping de*ices are prone to explode if wrong charger or battery is used, warns government body

After a string of dangerous incidents involving e-cigarettes, consumers have been told not to leave their de*ices charging overnight or to buy cheap replacement batteries, in an attempt to protect users.

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@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Calm
8 months ago
US, UK, Turkey urged to arrest UAE 'war crimes' suspects

The United Kingdom, Turkey and the United States have been asked to open police investigations into alleged war crimes committed by the United Arab Emirates and its mercenaries in Yemen in 2015 and 2019, and arrest Emirati officials under the principle of universal jurisdiction.

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Daily Drag
@meher
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Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
8 months ago
Tourists on Italian cruise ship cleared of coronavirus

Ship held in quarantine over suspected case of the deadly virus, after doctors tend to woman from Macau running a fever.

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Disgusted
8 months ago
How the Fed Chairman Is Shielding It From Trump

President Trump often blasts the Fed as out of touch. Jay Powell is working to counter that image.

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
8 months ago
Lassa fever outbreak kills dozens in Nigeria

Nigerian authorities have announced increased emergency measures to contain the latest outbreak of Lassa fever in the West African country, following the death of 29 people this month from the viral disease.

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
8 months ago
Coronavirus outbreak: British citizens advised to leave Hubei Province

British citizens trapped in the quarantined city accuse Foreign Office of leaving them in the dark - after the US and France launched their own rescue efforts.

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Current Affairs
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
8 months ago
France confirms first European coronavirus cases

The two confirmed cases were announced on Friday by Agnes Buzyn, health minister, who said both people had travelled to China.

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Politics
@meher
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Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
8 months ago
Labour leadership: Rebecca Long-Bailey says politics comes before her Catholic faith as she tries to extinguish abortion row

Amid a mounting backlash over her objection to later terminations on the grounds of disability, the Labour leadership frontrunner said that although she prayed to God every day she disagreed with “many” of the Church’s teachings.

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Entertainment Movies
@meher
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Supporters 34
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Calm
9 months ago
Cynthia Erivo Gets a Step Closer to Exclusive EGOT Status

Cynthia Erivo, the star of "Harriet," picked up best actress and best song Oscar nominations.

If she wins, she would be the youngest person ever to become an EGOT winner and at the fastest rate.

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Current Affairs
@meher
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Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
9 months ago
Iran: Ukraine plane caught fire but crew never called for help

The Ukrainian International Airlines Boeing 737-800, flying to Kyiv and carrying mostly Iranians and Iranian-Canadians, crashed shortly after taking off on Wednesday from Tehran's Imam Khomeini airport, killing all 176 on board.

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Grievance Services
@meher
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Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
9 months ago
The NHS insiders offering to help desperate families apply for care funding - for a fee

The senior managers, who are paid by the health service to oversee applications for the funding, are charging the vulnerable up to £400 a day for help trying to obtain such grants.

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Daily Drag
@meher
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Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
9 months ago
Netanyahu’s Survival Is Tested as Likud Party Holds Leadership Vote

Breaking News: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel was headed to a lopsided victory in his bid to keep control of the Likud Party, early returns show.

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Relationship Family
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
9 months ago
'Our parents were killed in the Boxing Day tsunami, but they wouldn't want us to look back'

On Ch*is*mas Day 2004, the family were surfing and played football on the beach – the next morning, the tsunami struck and Rob and Paul never saw their parents alive again.

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Entertainment Sports
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
WTH
9 months ago
Gary Neville believes football should empower players to walk off pitch in face of racist abuse

Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger reported being targeted by monkey chants during the second half of the 2-0 win at Tottenham - where there were three stadium announcements saying that "racist behaviour among spectators is interfering with the game".

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Current Affairs
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
9 months ago
Tens of thousands flee Syria's Idlib as deadly bombings intensify

Tens of thousands of civilians have fled Syria's Idlib province to the Turkish border, after an increase in bombings by Russia-backed government forces, creating a new humanitarian challenge as the winter season arrives.

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Daily Drag
@meher
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Vent 264
WTH
10 months ago
Vermont, Oklahoma and Now Topeka, Kan., Want You

Topeka, the state capital of Kansas, boasts affordable housing options, a downtown brewery and now up to $15,000 for new residents willing to relocate.

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Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Calm
10 months ago
Brussels wants crushing Boris Johnson victory in general election 

'We are all for Boris. Who would have imagined that?'

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Daily Drag
@meher
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Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
10 months ago
The Price of Recycling Old Laptops: Toxic Fumes in Thailand’s Lungs

First, the monks began to cough. Then they vomited. When the incinerators bu*ned, their headaches raged.

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
10 months ago
'One comfort woman for every 70 soldiers', Japanese records show

One dispatch, from the Japanese consul general of Jinan, in China's Shandong province, notes "at least 500 comfort women must be concentrated here" as the Japanese forces were advancing.

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
10 months ago
More than a dozen people killed in Sudan factory fire

At least 23 people have been killed in Sudan's capital Khartoum after a fire triggered by an explosion tore through a factory, the government said.

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
WTH
10 months ago
Brazil's Bolsonaro claims DiCaprio paid for Amazon forest fires

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has accused, without providing evidence, Hollywood actor and environmental activist Leonardo DiCaprio of financing nonprofit groups that he claimed are partly responsible for fires in the Amazon rainforest this year.

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
10 months ago
Vietnamese families mourn the 39 truck migrants as funds are raised to help with funeral payments

Mourning families on Wednesday received 16 bodies of the 39 Vietnamese migrants found dead in the back of a lorry in Essex last month, amid crowdfunding campaigns to help debt-laden relatives bring their remains home. This is heartbreaking .

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Entertainment Sports
@meher
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Vent 264
Calm
10 months ago
Harry Kane spent two hours at Mauricio Pochettino's house after Spurs sacked manager

Kane was shocked to find that Pochettino had been dismissed and could not allow the man who had such a big influence on his career leave without thanking him face-to-face.

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Grievance Travel
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
10 months ago
The Flooding of Venice: What Tourists Need to Know

The high water that devastated Venice this month flooded streets, squares and landmark churches. Tourists are still welcomed, but advised to bring waders.

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
10 months ago
India, Choking on Toxic Air, Tries Something New: An Oxygen Bar

“Customers say, ‘Now we have to buy fresh air?’” said the owner of the bar Oxy Pure in New Delhi. “I tell them, ‘Do you not also pay for a bottle of clean drinking water, something you did not do 20 years ago?’”

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Daily Drag
@meher
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Vent 264
Frustrated
11 months ago
Denmark, Worried About Bombings by Swedish Gangs, Begins Border Checks

More than 60 years of hassle-free travel from Sweden to Denmark has ended after the Danish authorities, struggling to quell a wave of bombings blamed on Swedish gangs, introduced passport checks.

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Daily Drag
@meher
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Supporters 34
Vent 264
Calm
11 months ago
Sikhs mark Guru Na*ak*'s 550th birth anniversary in Pakistan

Despite India-Pakistan tensions, hometown of Sikhism's founder draws thousands of Sikhs from India and around the world.

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Daily Drag
@meher
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Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
11 months ago
‘Not an Easy Decision’: Rescue Mission Ends With an Airman Still Missing

After 3 and a half days scouring the Gulf of Mexico without success, rescue teams faced the grim reality: The sergeant was unlikely to have survived that long unaided. Their mission was no longer to rescue him, but to recover his body.

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Daily Drag
@meher
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Vent 264
Angry
11 months ago
Woman Who Ran Robbery Ring Targeting Asians and Indians Gets 37 Years in Prison

Chaka LeChar Castro led a string of armed home invasions in Georgia, Michigan, New York, Ohio and Texas.

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Daily Drag
@meher
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Supporters 34
Vent 264
WTH
11 months ago
UN Syria envoy to meet Turkey, Iran and Russia foreign ministers

Discussions to take place before UN-brokered negotiations on new Syrian constitution in Geneva.

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
11 months ago
Harry Dunn's parents turn down meeting with Anne Sacoolas as Trump intervenes to broker solution

The US president told Harry Dunn's parents that Anne Sacoolas, who crashed into the teenager killing him while driving on the wrong side of the road, would not leave America.

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Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
12 months ago
'Disaster', 'a betrayal': Republicans slam Trump's Syria decision

Republicans and Democrats rebuke Trump's decision to pull troops from northern Syria's border with Turkey.

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Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
12 months ago
Could Elizabeth Warren end up the real winner from the Trump impeachment inquiry? 

Could Elizabeth Warren end up the real winner from the Trump impeachment inquiry?

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Disgusted
12 months ago
Ten Syrians posing as volleyball team arrested at Athens airport

The men were dressed in identical athletic uniforms and carried the same sports bags as well as two volleyballs.

5
Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
12 months ago
If the Establishment’s coup against Brexit succeeds, our institutions will never recover

Had Remainer MPs not seized control of the agenda earlier this month, I suspect we would be on our way to a Brexit agreement

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
12 months ago
ISIL claims bus bombing in Iraq's Karbala that killed 12

Bombing was one of the worst attacks targeting civilians since the declaration of the group's defeat in Iraq in 2017.

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Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
12 months ago
Britain could remain tied to EU until 2022, says Brexit Secretary

Stephen Barclay's suggestion of a longer withdrawal period after Oct 31 hints at the return of the 'Malthouse Compromise' previously rejected by Parliament.

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
12 months ago
DR Congo police detain former health minister in Ebola probe

Oly Ilunga Kalenga taken into custody over alleged mismanagement of funds amid concerns he planned to flee, police say.

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Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Disgusted
one year ago
With Brexit on the rocks, does the PM dare to dismiss 'Rasputin' C*mmings? 

If Boris drops his controversial adviser, he could find himself next in the firing line

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Entertainment Sports
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
Exclusive David Gower interview: 'Element of implied ageism' in Sky's decision not to renew my contract

“I would like to think that there is space for people like me. One’s definition of old is changing very quickly as well,” said the English cricket commentator.

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Daily Drag
@meher
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Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
Audio transcripts of Jamal Khashoggi's murder revealed

Turkish newspaper publishes detailed transcript of Saudi hit squad in the final moments of journalist's assassination.

5
Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
one year ago
Brexit latest news: Harriet Harman vows to ensure 'Parliament will have its say' on Brexit as she confirms intention to stand as Speaker

Harriet Harman has confirmed her intention to stand as the next speaker.

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
ISIS, Weakened, Finds New Bombers: Cows Wearing Explosive Vests

The Islamic State has been reluctant to use humans to carry bombs because of the group’s reduced numbers, so it has tried out a new tactic: exploding cows.

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
Wang Guodong, Who Painted Mao Year After Year, Dies at 88

His portraits were among the most recognizable in the world, rivaling the Mona Lisa. But few have heard of the Chinese artist Wang Guodong.

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Grievance Services
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
one year ago
Global business should start worrying about Elizabeth Warren

Warren is climbing rapidly in the polls and she is far more dangerous than Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, writes Matthew Lynn.

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Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
WTH
one year ago
Sinn Fein leader warns Boris Johnson 'you must not wreck Ireland' in process of delivering Brexit as PM makes first visit

The leader of Sinn Fein has warned Boris Johnson not to wreck Ireland in the process of delivering Brexit as the Prime Minister makes his first official visit.

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
The office romance is dead - and I couldn't feel more sorry for young people

"In this anxious new world of #MeToo, with its accusations of sexual harassment, people have become prudish in real life."

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
WTH
one year ago
My London flat and Mercedes make it look like I have it all. But I'm one of many battling the pain of in-work poverty

“If you look at our lives from the outside it looks like one thing,” says Mark. “It’s a kind of chimera really. I live in a nice flat in Islington, but I don’t own it. I’m cruising around London in a lovely Mercedes, which is a minicab that the bank owns 90 per cent of.”

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Grievance Services
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
one year ago
New Zealand Plans New Round of Gun Restrictions, Including Registry

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand announced plans for sweeping new restrictions on gun ownership. The changes include a mandatory gun registry and a ban on gun purchases by foreign visitors.

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Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
Independent Group for Change only has one member of staff left after poor performance at EU elections

The Independent Group for Change has sacked all but one of its members of staff following its poor performance in the European elections, The Sunday Telegraph has learned. Independent Group for Change now only employs one member of staff, down from ten.

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Current Affairs
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
one year ago
A Playlist to Deter the Homeless: ‘Baby Shark’ and ‘Raining Tacos’

A Florida city's mayor said the playlist was just "one of many tactics" the city is using to get people off the street and into shelters and houses.

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Current Affairs
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
WTH
one year ago
Swarm of flying ants over England so dense it could be seen from space

A cloud of flying ants that hit the south coast on Wednesday was so dense it could be seen in satellite images from space.

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Current Affairs
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
It’s War on Afghan Civilians, Even as Both Sides Talk Peace

2 attacks underscored a sobering reality in Afghanistan: Public pledges to spare civilians mean little as long as the combatants seek leverage by continuing attacks that endanger innocent bystanders.

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Entertainment Sports
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
Pakistan out of Cricket World Cup despite beating Bangladesh

Former champions faced a near-impossible task of securing a win by more than 300 runs to reach the semi-finals.

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
Turkey's Erdogan says solution possible for China's Muslims

Turkey's foreign ministry earlier lambasted Beijing's treatment of the Uighurs as 'a great embarrassment for humanity'.

5
Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
one year ago
This new lineup confirms the EU's ambitions to build a superstate

"The EU understands what it is and where it is going. That is why it has appointed, as its head, someone explicitly committed to a united state of Europe," writes Andrew Lilico.

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Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
one year ago
An*lysis: Macron won the EU top jobs poker game - but may yet pay for his victory

Emmanuel Macron was the victor once the smoke of 27 hours of intense summit negotiations cleared in Brussels to reveal the nominations for the EU’s most influential posts for the next five years. Emmanuel Macron's victory came with a cost.

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Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
'Why did you shoot me, Grandad?' Last question of boy, six, killed by his great-grandfather

The last question six-year-old Stanley Metcalf asked was Why did you shoot me, Grandad?

5
Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Disgusted
one year ago
We will prove Vladimir Putin wrong by leaving the EU by October 31

It is a matter of economic fact that, when Vladimir Putin says that liberalism is obsolete, he is talking the most tremendous tripe. "If we want to uphold liberal values, we must leave by October 31 – and we will."

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Grievance Services
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
Polls close in Albania municipal election boycotted by opposition

Opposition leaders had threatened to interfere with the polls they boycotted as part of the anti-government protests.

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Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Disgusted
one year ago
Nigel Farage tells European Parliament that undeclared donations were to help him become US TV star 

Nigel Farage told the European Parliament half a million pounds in undeclared donations were to help him become US TV star. The claims were dismissed.

5
Daily Drag
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
one year ago
Tillerson: Kushner conducted diplomacy behind my back

Former US secretary of state tells congressional committee Trump's son-in-law made his job more difficult.

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Entertainment Sports
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Calm
one year ago
Asean nations to 'launch joint bid' to host 2034 FIFA World Cup

"We felt that alone (single nation bids), we will never have the chance to host the World Cup. Maybe (with) all Asean together, we will be able to hold the World Cup," Prime Minister Mahathir Mohammad said.

Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
Boris Johnson v Jeremy Hunt: Tory leadership candidates' Brexit views, policies, team and key supporters compared

Boris Johnson: Eton, then Oxford. Jeremy Hunt: Charterhouse, then Oxford. In the race for Number 10, here are how the two contenders shape up.

5
Grievance Services
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
WTH
one year ago
US releases new images from suspected attacks on Gulf tankers

Pentagon says pictures show Iran's IRGC removing an unexploded mine from a Japanese-owned tanker.

5
Grievance Others
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
one year ago
People Are Taking Emotional Support Animals Everywhere. States Are Cracking Down.

People have claimed ducks, peacocks, pigs and alligators as "emotional support animals" to deal with anxiety and depression. Landlo*ds and airlines say the system is rife with fraud.

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Grievance Services
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
WTH
one year ago
Sudan’s Deposed Dictator Makes First Appearance Since Ouster

Sudan’s deposed dictator, Omar Hassan al-Bashir, was taken from a prison in the capital Khartoum to face corruption charges on Sunday in his first public appearance since he was ousted from power in April.

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Entertainment Movies
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Calm
one year ago
The Weekly - Trailer - The Youngest Known Child Separated From His Family by the Trump Administration

Exclusive: We found the youngest known child separated from his parents at the border under President Trump. He was only 4 months old.

5
Current Affairs
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
Abdel-Basset al-Sarout: Controversial singer of Syria's war

Abdel-Basset al-Sarout was known as the "singer of the revolution" for his odes to the uprising in Syria.

6
Grievance Others
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
Just how much air pollution are our children exposed to? I used the latest tech to find out

For the past week, I have been tracking an invisible enemy. "If a supermarket were ­selling products that were resulting in 40,000 deaths a year, we’d close them down. Air pollution results in that many."

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Grievance Services
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Calm
one year ago
Why Gulping Down a Cold Drink Feels So Rewarding

The rush of pleasure that comes with a cold drink might feel like a sign from your body that you've done the right thing, a reward for remedying your dehydration. But that pleasing sensation isn't actually linked to your real need for a drink.

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Grievance Services
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
one year ago
Sudan army says protest site a threat, closes Al Jazeera office

Military rulers warn action to be taken against 'unruly elements' at Khartoum sit-in, main point of protest movement.

5
Current Affairs
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
WTH
one year ago
The Bond Market Is Giving Ominous Warnings About the Global Economy

"You know the moment in a horror movie when the characters are going about their business and nothing bad has happened to them yet, but there seem to be ominous signs everywhere that only you, the viewer, notice?," "That’s what watching global financial markets the last couple of weeks has felt like."

5
Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
one year ago
McConnell Called Hypocrite After Saying G.O.P. Would Confirm Justice in 2020

Mitch McConnell said Republicans would confirm a justice to the Supreme Court if a seat opened up amid the 2020 campaign, even after denying President Obama a similar opportunity in 2016.

5
Current Affairs
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
Life After Conflict: Healing the Environmental Wounds of War

In conflict, one of the silent and forgotten casualties is often the environment

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Grievance Others
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
Big animals could vanish within 100 years, warn experts

“By far the biggest threat to birds and mammals is humankind - with habitats being destroyed due to our impact on the planet, such as deforestation, hunting, intensive farming, urbanisation and the effects of global warming."

4
Current Affairs
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Frustrated
one year ago
Turkey-backed fighters join forces with HTS rebels in Idlib

Rival armed groups ally with each other in northern Syria against President Assad's forces in a 'battle for survival'.

5
Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
one year ago
Theresa May’s plan leaves MPs with a choice of uncertainty or chaos

Mrs May’s ‘new’ ten point Brexit deal explained by our Europe Editor.

5
Current Affairs
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Angry
one year ago
In Sri Lanka, Muslims say Sinhala neighbours turned against them

"I haven't gone to work in a week because I cannot leave my children alone."

In the towns hit by violence, both Muslims and Sinhalese said they still felt unsafe, despite the increased presence of the armed forces in the region.

5
Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
WTH
one year ago
Matt Hancock has the skills and appeal to heal a divided party

"Cameron was leader of the Party for 11 years, and PM for six. That’s a return the Conservatives would be thrilled to bank again now. With Hancock, it’s possible they could," writes Harry de Quetteville

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Politics
@meher
VPoints 1309
Supporters 34
Vent 264
Calm
one year ago
Remainers are terrified to admit that Leavers aren't all working class, white, and poor

Before I went to a dinner party in Kensington last week, I got a message from the hostess: "I am sorry to tell Remainers this, but millions of prosperous, university-educated people, many of whom have travelled and worked across the world, are in favour of Brexit,"