Monday, 09 December 2019
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Rail union leaders threaten more South Western Railway strikes in New Year

Added: 09.12.2019 9:31 | 5 views | 0 comments

Commuters starting their second week of 27 days of strike action today faced the added threat of more walkouts in the New Year.

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Travel woes as Eurostar London to Paris trains cancelled due to French strike action

Added: 09.12.2019 8:29 | 12 views | 0 comments

Scores of Eurostar trains between London and Paris have been cancelled this morning due to strikes in France.

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[Ticker] Macron pushes pension reform despite protests

Added: 09.12.2019 7:54 | 5 views | 0 comments

French president Emmanuel Macron and prime minister Edouard Philippe decided to go ahead with their pension reforms plans despite four-day long protests and strikes that brought national transport to a standstill. The government wants to unite 42 different pension plans into one plan and give financial incentives to work longer without changing the retirement age of 62. The three railway unions called for another general strike and protests on Tuesday.

Hong Kong protests: Six months of rage and desperation

Added: 09.12.2019 1:16 | 0 views | 0 comments

Here are the most striking images from an unprecedented and historic few months in Hong Kong.

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French protesters brandish stolen portraits of Emmanuel Macron as nationwide strikes continue

Added: 08.12.2019 19:47 | 19 views | 0 comments

Protesters have brandished stolen portraits of Emmanuel Macron as a massive strike-and-protest movement continues to rage across France.

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No immediate reports of damage after magnitude 6.2 earthquake strikes eastern Indonesia - AP

Added: 08.12.2019 17:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

No immediate reports of damage after magnitude 6.2 earthquake strikes eastern Indonesia - AP

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We may be closer than we thought to Earth's dangerous tipping points

Added: 08.12.2019 17:18 | 14 views | 0 comments

We know that the climate can start changing irreversibly if it warms past certain thresholds, and these tipping points may strike unexpectedly soon

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France willing to delay pension reform timing as strikes continue

Added: 08.12.2019 15:16 | 5 views | 0 comments

The French government said it would see through planned pension reforms but tried to assuage union anger with promises of a gradual introduction of the new system that has sparked nationwide strikes.

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