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World War II bomb disposal to force evacuation in central Berlin
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(CNN) The disposal of an unexploded World War II bomb will bring disruption Friday to Berlin as police attempt to defuse the 500-kilogram (1,100-pound) explosive. The bomb was discovered during construction work near the city's central train station ...
Central Berlin evacuated for World War II bomb removalDeutsche Welle
Thousands evacuated after World War Two bomb found near Berlin's central rail stationThe Independent
Central Berlin evacuated after Second World War bomb dropped by Britain is foundSky News

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Financial Times

The world is not as gloomy, or wonderful, as you may think
Financial Times
Is the glass half full, half empty, or laced with cyanide? Last week I wrote about “statistics, fast and slow” — the gap between the world as we intuitively perceive it, and the world as described in spreadsheets. Nowhere is this gap more obvious than ...



New York Times

If the World Economy Is Looking So Great, Why Are Global Policymakers So Gloomy?
New York Times
By a lot of measures, these are very good times for the global economy. Nearly every major region of the planet is enjoying solid growth and prosperity simultaneously for the first time in a decade. Yet the world's top economic policymakers, who are ...
This Is How Much Money the World OwesFortune
India is world's sixth largest economy at $2.6 trillion, says IMFHindustan Times

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CNN

Maldives to open 'world's first' underwater hotel residence
CNN
Resort World Sentosas in Singapore also offers two-story ocean suites overlooking an aquarium, however the Muraka is thought to be the first underwater "residence" and certainly the most technologically advanced. "Through our rich history of being a ...

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China refuses to recycle more of the world's trash
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The Chinese government says it's extending last year's ban on imports of items such as unsorted paper and some plastics to dozens more types of recyclable materials, including steel waste, used auto parts and old ships. For decades, other countries ...

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CNBC

Risks to the global economy will begin materializing in 3 years 'at the latest,' says UBS chairman
CNBC
The world economy is set for one of its best years since the global financial crisis, with both developed and emerging countries growing while inflation is still subdued and monetary conditions remain largely accommodative. But such a good run could ...

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The Guardian

From pilgrims to pub crooners: Sony world photography awards winners – in pictures
The Guardian
A selection of the winners in the professional categories of the world's largest photography competition. • The Sony world photography awards exhibition is at Somerset House, London, until 6 May. Mee-Lai Stone. Fri 20 Apr 2018 02.00 EDT Last modified ...



Deadline

Jimmy Kimmel: 'Scandal' Marks First Time Show Ended Because World Jumped The Shark
Deadline
Scandal premiered in 2012, “back in when the idea that a president would need a crisis manager seemed fantastic,” bsessive Scandal fan Jimmy Kimel said at the top of his late-night show that followed its series finale. CAUTION: Spoiler Alert ahead ...

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NBCNews.com

6 surprising ways driverless cars will change our world - NBC News
NBCNews.com
Despite the recent pair of fatal crashes involving self-driving cars, there's wide agreement that autonomous vehicles will sharply reduce the number of people who die in motor vehicle accidents. In the U.S. alone, traffic accidents claim more than 30 ...

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CoinDesk

€2 Million Donation to Fund World Food Programme Blockchain Project
CoinDesk
The European nation of Belgium has contributed €2 million ($2.4 million) to support the United Nation's World Food Programme (WFP) and its technology projects, including its blockchain-based payments pilot for refugees. As CoinDesk has previously ...

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