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China's Super-Regulator Can't Kill Shadow Banking

Investors should celebrate a stronger banking and insurance regulator in China. The demise of Chinese shadow banking, however, remains greatly exaggerated.

Trump’s praise for India criticized on Twitter amid hike in oil prices and poverty

Indians have hit back at Donald Trump’s praise for their country as a “free society” during his UN speech, saying he should leave the nation “alone” and restore ties with Iran so that swelling oil prices can be reduced. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Trump’s praise for India criticized on Twitter amid hike in oil prices and poverty

Indians have hit back at Donald Trump’s praise for their country as a “free society” during his UN speech, saying he should leave the nation “alone” and restore ties with Iran so that swelling oil prices can be reduced. Read Full Article at RT.com

We stopped 170 pitch invasions at World Cup – Russian organizing committee chief

Security personnel prevented 170 pitch invasion attempts at this summer’s World Cup in Russia, the head of the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) has revealed, two months after the tournament came to a close. Read Full Article at RT.com
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We stopped 170 pitch invasions at World Cup – Russian organizing committee chief

Security personnel prevented 170 pitch invasion attempts at this summer’s World Cup in Russia, the head of the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) has revealed, two months after the tournament came to a close. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘One hell of a drug’: Rapper blames ‘Flamin’ Hot Cheetos’ binge for hospital visit

A young American rapper has blamed overindulgence in ‘Flamin’ Hot Cheetos’ for a recent stint in hospital, taking to Instagram to tell his fans about his unusual overdose. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘One hell of a drug’: Rapper blames ‘Flamin’ Hot Cheetos’ binge for hospital visit

A young American rapper has blamed overindulgence in ‘Flamin’ Hot Cheetos’ for a recent stint in hospital, taking to Instagram to tell his fans about his unusual overdose. Read Full Article at RT.com

Kremlin aide says Putin plans to accept invitation to visit Paris on November 11

France has invited 80 foreign leaders, including Putin, to attend the Paris celebrations, marking the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War
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Kremlin aide says Putin plans to accept invitation to visit Paris on November 11

France has invited 80 foreign leaders, including Putin, to attend the Paris celebrations, marking the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War

Kremlin dismisses reports Moscow refused to receive Israel’s national security adviser

The Israeli media stated that the Russian side opted for contacts to be held between army professionals
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Kremlin dismisses reports Moscow refused to receive Israel’s national security adviser

The Israeli media stated that the Russian side opted for contacts to be held between army professionals

Duma unanimously passes Putin’s amendments to pension reform bill

The Russian parliament has approved amendments by Vladimir Putin to the bill providing for a gradual rise in the age of retirement. The changes are expected to soften the impact of the unpopular measure for ordinary citizens. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Duma unanimously passes Putin’s amendments to pension reform bill

The Russian parliament has approved amendments by Vladimir Putin to the bill providing for a gradual rise in the age of retirement. The changes are expected to soften the impact of the unpopular measure for ordinary citizens. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Threat’ from rivals? Pig heads with knives found at doorstep of Moscow lawmaker (PHOTO)

A municipal deputy has found herself on the receiving end of apparent mafia-style intimidation, after a pig head was left on her doorstep and that of her mother’s. She alleges the swine parts are a “threat” from her rivals. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘Threat’ from rivals? Pig heads with knives found at doorstep of Moscow lawmaker (PHOTO)

A municipal deputy has found herself on the receiving end of apparent mafia-style intimidation, after a pig head was left on her doorstep and that of her mother’s. She alleges the swine parts are a “threat” from her rivals. Read Full Article at RT.com

2,000 convicted pedophiles to be chemically castrated in Kazakhstan

Convicted pedophiles in Kazakhstan are facing forcible chemical castration after the government approved funding for 2,000 injections. The first request for the punishment has already been sanctioned. Read Full Article at RT.com
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2,000 convicted pedophiles to be chemically castrated in Kazakhstan

Convicted pedophiles in Kazakhstan are facing forcible chemical castration after the government approved funding for 2,000 injections. The first request for the punishment has already been sanctioned. Read Full Article at RT.com

China’s row with Sweden over a ‘racist’ TV skit has citizens urging boycotts of Ikea and H&M

A satirical Swedish TV skit talked about Chinese tourists vandalizing monuments and eating dogs. Beijing was not amused.
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China’s row with Sweden over a ‘racist’ TV skit has citizens urging boycotts of Ikea and H&M

A satirical Swedish TV skit talked about Chinese tourists vandalizing monuments and eating dogs. Beijing was not amused.

Top Uber Deal Maker Disciplined After Probe Into Office Conduct

Uber executive Cameron Poetzscher, who played a key role in negotiating SoftBank’s investment in the ride-hailing firm, was disciplined after a probe found he had a pattern of making sexually suggestive comments about other co-workers.
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Top Uber Deal Maker Disciplined After Probe Into Office Conduct

Uber executive Cameron Poetzscher, who played a key role in negotiating SoftBank’s investment in the ride-hailing firm, was disciplined after a probe found he had a pattern of making sexually suggestive comments about other co-workers.

Russian, Somali top diplomats focus on fostering economic cooperation and trade

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Somali Minister of Foreign Affairs Ahmed Isse Awad have discussed the prospects of building up political and trade cooperation
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Russian, Somali top diplomats focus on fostering economic cooperation and trade

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Somali Minister of Foreign Affairs Ahmed Isse Awad have discussed the prospects of building up political and trade cooperation

Russia's Security Council secretary points to Taliban's growing military capabilities

This is happening despite the United States military presence in Afghanistan, Patrushev added
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Russia's Security Council secretary points to Taliban's growing military capabilities

This is happening despite the United States military presence in Afghanistan, Patrushev added

What the world’s youths might learn from BTS, the K-pop stars who spoke at the U.N.

Lead singer RM delivered a heartfelt six-minute speech at the U.N.'s 73rd General Assembly.
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What the world’s youths might learn from BTS, the K-pop stars who spoke at the U.N.

Lead singer RM delivered a heartfelt six-minute speech at the U.N.'s 73rd General Assembly.

Austrian Interior Ministry memo urges police to disclose citizenship of sex crime suspects

The public has a right to know whether suspects in sex crime cases are citizens or asylum seekers, an email written by Austria’s Interior Ministry spokesman said. However, the suggestion apparently clashes with current policy. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Austrian Interior Ministry memo urges police to disclose citizenship of sex crime suspects

The public has a right to know whether suspects in sex crime cases are citizens or asylum seekers, an email written by Austria’s Interior Ministry spokesman said. However, the suggestion apparently clashes with current policy. Read Full Article at RT.com

Russia’s Bastion coastal defense fires supersonic missiles in first Arctic drills (VIDEO)

The Russian Navy has test-fired a supersonic Onyx anti-ship cruise missile for the first time. It was launched from the Bastion missile-defense system, which was recently deployed to the Russian Arctic. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Russia’s Bastion coastal defense fires supersonic missiles in first Arctic drills (VIDEO)

The Russian Navy has test-fired a supersonic Onyx anti-ship cruise missile for the first time. It was launched from the Bastion missile-defense system, which was recently deployed to the Russian Arctic. Read Full Article at RT.com

Russian Security Council secretary arrives in Tehran for talks on Afghanistan

Patrushev has repeatedly noted the growing danger that the situation in Afghanistan poses to Russia and other nations
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Russian Security Council secretary arrives in Tehran for talks on Afghanistan

Patrushev has repeatedly noted the growing danger that the situation in Afghanistan poses to Russia and other nations

UN to hold Security Council session, meeting on Syria on September 26

It was initially planned that September 26 UN Security Council session will be devoted only to Iran and its alleged violations of the international law
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UN to hold Security Council session, meeting on Syria on September 26

It was initially planned that September 26 UN Security Council session will be devoted only to Iran and its alleged violations of the international law

Diplomat comments on Russia’s decision to deploy S-300 systems in Syria

A diplomat believes that the deployment of Russian S-300 missile systems in Syria will make Israel think twice before striking targets in the country
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Diplomat comments on Russia’s decision to deploy S-300 systems in Syria

A diplomat believes that the deployment of Russian S-300 missile systems in Syria will make Israel think twice before striking targets in the country

Northern villages and White Sea key tourist attractions in Arkhangelsk Region

Another new direction in the local tourism industry is tours to see how local farmers live and work in the region’s Arctic districts
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Northern villages and White Sea key tourist attractions in Arkhangelsk Region

Another new direction in the local tourism industry is tours to see how local farmers live and work in the region’s Arctic districts

MSNBC pundit Joy Reid sued for defamation after siccing her followers on Trump supporter

MSNBC host Joy Reid has been sued by a woman who received a torrent of verbal abuse, including death threats, from Reid’s Twitter base after the host accused her of hurling racial slurs at a 14-year old. Read Full Article at RT.com
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MSNBC pundit Joy Reid sued for defamation after siccing her followers on Trump supporter

MSNBC host Joy Reid has been sued by a woman who received a torrent of verbal abuse, including death threats, from Reid’s Twitter base after the host accused her of hurling racial slurs at a 14-year old. Read Full Article at RT.com

Facebook's Messing With Instagram Prompted Co-Founders' Departure

Instagram’s co-founders increasingly clashed with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg over a range of issues, including recent changes to the photo-sharing app that appeared designed to promote Facebook’s growth at Instagram’s expense.
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Facebook's Messing With Instagram Prompted Co-Founders' Departure

Instagram’s co-founders increasingly clashed with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg over a range of issues, including recent changes to the photo-sharing app that appeared designed to promote Facebook’s growth at Instagram’s expense.

Man jailed for 3 months in Paris for slapping woman’s bottom

A man has been jailed for three months for slapping a woman’s bottom in Paris. In a first under a new catcalling law, he was also fined for making lewd remarks about her body. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Man jailed for 3 months in Paris for slapping woman’s bottom

A man has been jailed for three months for slapping a woman’s bottom in Paris. In a first under a new catcalling law, he was also fined for making lewd remarks about her body. Read Full Article at RT.com

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