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Weather: rain soaks Auckland, slows traffic on highways

New ZealandUpdate Jul 21, 2021 4:15 AM3 minutes to read Take out the brollies in Auckland as heavy rains set in. Photo / Michael Craig Umbrellas, raincoats and caution on Auckland’s roads are in order this afternoon as heavy rains hit the city. Heavy afternoon showers in Auckland are associated …

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Marlborough race against time as more rain arrives

LUCY CLARK / SUPPLIED A couple woke up on Sunday morning to see that a massive landslide had swept away two tarpaulins in Pukenui Bay. Marlborough is racing against time to mend broken stop banks before another round of downpours hits next week. An additional 13 millimeters of rain are …

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Robinhood seeks up to $ 35 billion valuation in US mega-IPO

The Robinhood logo can be seen on a smartphone in front of the same logo displayed in this illustration taken on July 2, 2021. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration / File Photo July 19 (Reuters) – Robinhood Markets Inc is targeting a valuation of up to $ 35 billion …

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Farming family receives county honors

When Jim Parker retired from the Pine Bluff Police Department in 1985 after 24 years in law enforcement, he decided he wanted a break from the public and chose to go into farming with his wife, Judy Parker. Since he lived in Southeast Arkansas, one would assume he chose rice …

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Belgium flood victims face long, grim summer cleanup

Published on: 07/17/2021 – 5:10 PM Angleur (Belgium) (AFP) It could take months to dissipate after the worst floods in modern Belgian history – and some local landmarks in the Liège suburb of Angleur might never be the same again. Clouds cleared on Saturday two days after a vast torrent …

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Three bedroom house on sale for £ 20,000 – but in need of a big cleaning

This three-bedroom terraced house in Cardiff, Wales is up for auction with a reserve of £ 20,000 (Photo: North News & Pictures Ltd) Up for auction for £ 20,000, this three-bedroom terraced house in Cardiff, Wales seems like a steal at first glance. But wait until you see inside before …

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Clear Rivers Campaign in Honor of Mandela

Cape Town – The Ministry of Water and Sanitation has launched its annual Clear Rivers campaign in honor of Mandela Month and called on the public to prevent water pollution by cleaning up waterways, wetlands, dams, canals and all sources of fresh water throughout the month. Department spokesman Sputnik Ratau …

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Cryptocurrency Crackdown: France Demands EU To Take Power Over Bitcoin Regulation | Politics | New

National supervisors are currently tasked with overseeing the crypto markets, but French regulators have proposed huge reforms to strengthen financial regulation across Europe. The plan will give the European Securities and Markets Authority, the Paris-based EU regulator, increased powers. Regulators want tougher rules to control the ever-growing cryptocurrency market over …

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Hyderabad: Osman Nagar residents still reeling from flooding, officials say | Hyderabad News

HYDERABAD: It has been almost a year since the terrible floods of October 2020 wreaked havoc in the Osman Nagar area on the outskirts of the Old City. While the monsoon is expected to intensify in the coming weeks, residents say they have yet to recover from the impact created …

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The weather is wreaking havoc in the T&T | Local News

Clean-up operations continued in several areas Thursday evening and yesterday, after heavy rains and gusts of wind tore trees from their roots, damaged houses and cut electricity in some areas. In a press release yesterday, the Department of Rural Development and Local Government noted that there had been reports of …

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