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Maersk orders eight vessels able to run on carbon-neutral methanol

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Shipping containers are transpoted on a Maersk Line vessel through the Suez Canal in Ismailia, Egypt July 7, 2021. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh COPENHAGEN, Aug 24 (Reuters) – The world’s largest container shipping firm A.P. Moller-Maersk (MAERSKb.CO) said on Tuesday it had ordered eight vessels which are able to run on......

Taliban urge Afghan unity as protests spread to Kabul

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Taliban ask imams to urge unity at Friday prayers Protests in Kabul and eastern cities, several killed Leader of anti-Taliban opposition supports protests More than 8,000 evacuated since Sunday -security official Taliban tell people without travel documents to leave airport KABUL, Aug 19 (Reuters) – The Taliban called on Afghanistan’s......

Billionaire-backed mining firm to seek electric vehicle metals in Greenland

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COPENHAGEN, Aug 9 (Reuters) – Mineral exploration company KoBold Metals, backed by billionaires including Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates, has signed an agreement with London-listed Bluejay Mining (JAY.L) to search in Greenland for critical materials used in electric vehicles. KoBold, which uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to hunt for......

Handball-France win gold with 25-23 victory over Denmark

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TOKYO, Aug 7 (Reuters) – France claimed the Olympic men’s handball gold medal with a 25-23 victory over Denmark in the final at the Olympics on Saturday. Denmark had to settle for the silver medal while Spain took bronze with a 33-31 win over Egypt. Reporting by Daniel Leussink; Editing......

Badminton-Smash kings and queens hold court at Tokyo Games

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TOKYO, Aug 1 (Reuters) – Badminton’s shuttlecock, with its open cone of goose feathers embedded in a rounded cork base, doesn’t look designed for speed, yet it can move faster than projectiles in any other racket sport. To do that, it has to be smashed, and not all smashes are......

Shooting-Hancock and English win skeet golds for USA

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TOKYO, July 26 (Reuters) – American shooter Vincent Hancock won the men’s Olympic skeet gold for the third time in the Tokyo Games on Monday. Hancock, who had won in Beijing (2008) and London (2012), finished ahead of Jesper Hansen of Denmark, who settled for the silver, while the bronze......

Rowing-Puspure leads stellar Irish cohort on hunt for Tokyo gold

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Tokyo 2020 Olympics – Rowing – Women’s Single Sculls – Quarterfinal 1 – Sea Forest Waterway, Tokyo, Japan – July 25, 2021. Sanita Puspure of Ireland in action REUTERS/Leah Millis TOKYO, July 25 (Reuters) – It’s beginning to look like third time is the charm for Sanita Puspure. The 39-year-old......

A scandal cost Brazil billionaire bank CEO his job, but not control

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Andre Esteves making key decisions for BTG Pactual Esteves oversees BTG push into retail banking Esteves has no plans for formal BTG management role SAO PAULO/NEW YORK, July 19 (Reuters) – Twenty-three days in a Rio de Janeiro jail and getting stripped of his chief executive role were enough to......

Foreign missions in Afghanistan call for Taliban ceasefire

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An Afghan policeman keeps watch at the check post on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan July 13, 2021. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail Doha talks fail to reach ceasefire agreement Clashes continue across Afghanistan Afghan president visits western city under siege KABUL, July 19 (Reuters) – Fifteen diplomatic missions and the NATO representative......

‘Baby Cannibal’ Pogacar claims vintage Tour de France title

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Pogacar wins second straight Tour title Beats Denmark’s Vingegaard by a massive five minutes 20 seconds Cavendish wins green jersey PARIS, July 18 (Reuters) – Tadej Pogacar became the youngest rider to win back-to-back Tour de France titles on Sunday after some vintage racing drew comparisons with cycling’s greatest. The......

Pogacar set to win back-to-back Tour de France titles

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SAINT EMILION, France , July 17 – Tadej Pogacar was poised to win a second consecutive Tour de France title as the Slovenian retained his overall lead following the final time trial, a 30.8-km solo effort from Libourne on Saturday. The 22-year-old UAE Emirates rider finished eighth in the 20th......

Renewable firms, oil majors among bidders in Scotland’s wind lease tender

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The logo of Marubeni Corp is seen at the company headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, May 10, 2016. REUTERS/Toru Hanai/File Photo LONDON, July 16 (Reuters) – Renewable firms, oil majors and investors said they would bid into Scotland’s offshore wind leasing round which closed on Friday, signalling the huge demand globally......

‘Finally’: England’s media hail Southgate’s ‘history-making’ team

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July 8 (Reuters) – England ended a 55-year wait to reach a major final after they overcame Denmark at Euro 2020 and the result dominated the front and back pages of the country’s newspapers on Thursday with most going on a similar theme to Daily Mirror’s splash: “Finally”. England beat......

Orsted forms partnership to bid in Scotland offshore wind leasing round

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General view of the Walney Extension offshore wind farm operated by Orsted off the coast of Blackpool, Britain September 5, 2018. REUTERS/Phil Noble/File Photo COPENHAGEN, July 8 (Reuters) – Offshore wind major Orsted (ORSTED.CO) is teaming up with Falck Renewables (FKR.MI) and BlueFloat Energy to bid in Scotland’s upcoming leasing......

Italy reach final to continue storming comeback from World Cup failure

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Italy beat Spain 4-2 on penalties to reach final after 1-1 draw Chiesa gave Italy second-half lead but Morata levelled Morata, Olmo miss penalties for Spain, Jorginho converts decisive kick LONDON, July 6 (Reuters) – Italy reached the Euro 2020 final after edging Spain 4-2 on penalties following a compelling......

England relishing ‘incredible’ Wembley return, says Kane

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July 4 (Reuters) – England can take another step towards achieving their vision of winning a major tournament when they return to Wembley for their European Championship semi-final against Denmark, captain Harry Kane said. Kane scored twice in England’s 4-0 quarter-final win over Ukraine in Rome on Saturday, as they......

French Open winner Krejcikova makes confident start on grass

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LONDON, June 29 (Reuters) – Newly-crowned French Open champion Barbora Krejcikova made a breezy start in her singles main draw debut at Wimbledon on Tuesday, beating teenager Clara Tauson 6-3 6-2 to reach the second round. Two weeks after winning both the singles and doubles titles on the red clay......

Palou wins at Road American as F1 team mates reunite

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May 30, 2021; Indianapolis, Indiana, USA; IndyCar Series driver Alex Palou prior to the 105th Running of the Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports June 20 (Reuters) – Alex Palou pounced on a late restart when leader Josef Newgarden suffered engine trouble to......

Denmark’s Eriksen to get heart starter implant after collapse on pitch

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COPENHAGEN, June 17 (Reuters) – Christian Eriksen will get a heart starter device implanted after his collapse due to a cardiac arrest during Denmark’s Euro 2020 opener, the national team doctor said on Thursday. Eriksen’s life was saved when CPR was administered to him on the pitch and his heart......

Reactions to collapse of Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen

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Soccer Football – Euro 2020 – Group B – Denmark v Finland – Parken Stadium, Copenhagen, Denmark – June 12, 2021 Denmark fan holding Christian Eriksen t-shirt Pool via REUTERS/Jonathan Nackstrand Quotes on Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen, who is in stable condition in hospital after collapsing on the pitch during......

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