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Eddie 'The Beast' Hall crowned World's Strongest Man - BBC News


BBC News

Eddie 'The Beast' Hall crowned World's Strongest Man
BBC News
A Staffordshire man has achieved his "lifelong dream" of becoming the World's Strongest Man. Eddie "The Beast" Hall, 29, of Clayton, beat 29 other men to the title in the competition held in Botswana. Mr Hall, who has been crowned Britain's Strongest ...
Eddie Hall retires from World's Strongest Man competition after Brit claims historic victoryMirror.co.uk
Eddie Hall crowned World's Strongest Man 2017 - becoming the first British strongman to take the title in 24 yearsThe Sun

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29 May 2017 | 8:36 am

Construction begins on world's first 'super telescope' - Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Construction begins on world's first 'super telescope'
Daily Mail
Construction begins on the world's first 'super telescope' that could help astronomers find alien life. The European Extremely Large Telescope is due to begin operating in 2024; The telescope is on a 3,000 meter-high mountain in Chile's Atacama desert ...
World's first 'super telescope' to aid astronomers in search for alien lifeMirror.co.uk
Building work starts on world's largest telescopeCBBC Newsround
Construction begins on world's largest telescope in Chilean desertReuters
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29 May 2017 | 8:34 am

Angela Merkel shows how the leader of the free world should act - The Guardian


The Guardian

Angela Merkel shows how the leader of the free world should act
The Guardian
Angela Merkel – or “leader of the free world” as she is now to be known – did not wait long to see the back of Donald Trump before she made it clear that things have changed. She told a rally of 2,500 people in Munich where she kicked off her campaign ...

29 May 2017 | 7:03 am

After Trump's disastrous vacation, Angela Merkel warns: The world has no leader - Salon


Salon

After Trump's disastrous vacation, Angela Merkel warns: The world has no leader
Salon
We wake up today to a fundamentally different world than the one in which we woke up yesterday. The nation our allies looked to as the guarantor of global security will now be led by a pathologically dishonest, unqualified, inexperienced, temperamental ...

29 May 2017 | 7:03 am

World Bank helps Trump on US infrastructure plans - Financial Times


Financial Times

World Bank helps Trump on US infrastructure plans
Financial Times
The World Bank has begun advising the Trump administration on its infrastructure plans, the latest product of a budding relationship between first daughter Ivanka Trump and bank president Jim Yong Kim that is raising eyebrows among bank veterans and ...

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29 May 2017 | 5:54 am

'It's the worst place to park in the world' – why Britain is at war over parking - The Guardian


The Guardian

'It's the worst place to park in the world' – why Britain is at war over parking
The Guardian
There are just three free parking spots left in the whole of Torquay town centre, says Lee, a second world war history buff who drives a Vauxhall Astra. “Torbay council used to offer £2 all-day parking through the winter, which was great for locals ...

29 May 2017 | 12:02 am

Japan's inventors lead world in number of patent filings - Financial Times


Financial Times

Japan's inventors lead world in number of patent filings
Financial Times
The study comes from the World Intellectual Property Organisation (Wipo), based in Geneva, which analysed the addresses of inventors named in all 950,000 international patent applications published between 2011 and 2015 under the Patent Cooperation ...

28 May 2017 | 11:01 pm

Blackstone regains crown as world's largest property manager - Financial Times


Financial Times

Blackstone regains crown as world's largest property manager
Financial Times
Blackstone has regained its crown as the world's largest real estate manager from Brookfield after a tightly fought race in 2016 when huge investor inflows drove the value of global property to fresh highs. New York-based Blackstone's property assets ...

28 May 2017 | 10:01 pm

American Gods recap: season one, episode five – David Bowie rules the world - The Guardian


The Guardian

American Gods recap: season one, episode five – David Bowie rules the world
The Guardian
It's Mr World's world and we're just living in it. Late stage capitalism made flesh (or made weird digital blocks that can remould themselves into whatever they like, even masturbation faces), Mr World is the big bad of American Gods. And this week he ...

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28 May 2017 | 9:00 pm

Paul Pogba, world's most expensive footballer, visits Mecca - BBC News


BBC News

Paul Pogba, world's most expensive footballer, visits Mecca
BBC News
The world's most expensive footballer is on a pilgrimage to Islam's holiest city as he marks the start of Ramadan. French international Paul Pogba shared a picture of himself in Mecca on Sunday, captioning it the "most beautiful thing I've seen in my ...
World's most expensive footballer Paul Pogba says Mecca 'most beautiful thing I've seen' on visit to holy cityThe Independent

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28 May 2017 | 7:48 pm