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Bitcoin volatility sees trades suspended on certain exchanges

Bitcoin plunged on Friday, extending a fall that saw the crypto-currency lose more than a third of its value from a record of nearly $20,000 (£15,000). The crypto-currency’s price dipped below $11,000 on Friday, according to the Coindesk exchange website, before recovering to about $12,000. Amid the swing, three Bitcoin-related exchanges suspended certain trades. Bitcoin has […]

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Jerusalem: Palestinian leader Abbas spurns US peace plan

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has said he will not accept any US plan for peace with Israel, after it recognised Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. His comments came after a UN General Assembly vote effectively repudiated Washington’s controversial declaration. Washington has for the past few months been drafting a new peace plan, though it has not divulged […]

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ARNOLD’S IRON STACK

It’’s sure to come as a surprise when you realize, that up until now, Arnold Schwarzenegger has never had his name on a sports supplement line, but it’’s true. After all, with a half century of experience in bodybuilding, the man has forgotten more about training than the rest of us will ever know. Fortunately […]

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Walt Disney buys Murdoch’s Fox for $52.4bn

Walt Disney has agreed to buy 21st Century Fox’s entertainment assets for a total $52.4bn (£39bn). The deal includes Fox’s 39% stake in satellite broadcaster Sky, and the 20th Century Fox film studio, Disney announced. Fox’s remaining assets, including Fox News and Sports, will form a new company. The deal ends more than half a century […]