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Thursday, April 18, 2019
Other companies have faced major fines and suspensions in the past.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Another major change centred on a fountain at the lower terminus, which would be replaced by an art piece that Tsang hoped would become a landmark.
PARIS: French President Emmanuel Macron vowed Tuesday to rebuild Notre-Dame cathedral "within five years", after a fire that toppled the steeple of the 850-year-old landmark and caused major damage to the roof.
In major shift, Trump to allow lawsuits against foreign firms in Cuba

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
A major fire has destroyed the roof of Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris, toppling its spire and leaving the remaining structure of the building in a weakened state.
The last time the cathedral suffered major damage was during the French Revolution.
A major fire has engulfed the medieval cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris, one of France's most famous landmarks.

Monday, April 15, 2019
A major fire has engulfed one of France's most famous landmarks - the medieval Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris.

Saturday, April 13, 2019
It has since become a major military, political and economic force in Iran, with close ties to the Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, and many other senior figures.

Friday, April 12, 2019
At a conference organized by the municipal administration to announce the plan, the city's leaders said they wants to make Da Nang smart in six major areas: administration, economics, traffic, environment, life-quality and citizens.

Sunday, April 7, 2019
The Indian military may attack Pakistan sometime in less than two weeks, Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi claimed citing “reliable intelligence.” The two nuclear powers had a major flare up of tensions in February.

Saturday, March 30, 2019
The major competing parties are the ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party, main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP), Nationalist Movement Party (MHP), Good (İYİ) Party, and Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP).

Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Major renegotiation

Sunday, March 24, 2019
Wong — who is taking a break from her studies at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, where her major was computer science — found her first big feature in 2017.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
'Major humanitarian' crisis after cyclone slams southern Africa

Thursday, March 14, 2019
US President Donald Trump announced Wednesday afternoon he would immediately ground all Boeing 737 Max 8 and 9 aircraft, amid concerns over their involvement in two major plane crashes less than six months apart.
Bomb cyclone forces nearly 3,100 flight cancellations as major storm moves across US
Turkey has serious problems and one major issue is unemployment, he said, noting that almost every house has at least one unemployed resident, with almost a total of seven million people jobless in the country.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Theresa May's planned Brexit deal has suffered a major defeat in the UK parliament, leaving the Brexit process in disarray.

Monday, March 11, 2019
Both Addis Ababa and Nairobi are major hubs for humanitarian workers, and many people were on their way to a large UN environmental conference set to begin Monday in Nairobi.
Flights between Istanbul, London witness major increase
The airline’s last major crash was in 2010, when an aircraft caught fire and plunged into the Mediterranean after taking off from Beirut’s airport, killing all 90 people on board.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019
In major blow to Trudeau, second minister quits over scandal

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Pakistan’s armed forces spokesman Major-General Asif Ghafoor said one pilot was being interrogated and the second was injured and being treated in hospital.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Not many things have endured without major transformation for over 5,000 years. That's one reason Hindu traditions stand out. Hinduism might be the oldest religion on Earth.

Monday, February 25, 2019
Mr Zarif played a prominent role in negotiating the landmark 2015 nuclear agreement between Iran and major international powers.

Friday, February 22, 2019
Aaron Philip's life has been transformed by becoming the first black, trans, disabled model to sign for a major agency.

Friday, February 15, 2019
Police in the Netherlands have arrested seven men over an alleged plot to carry out what they describe as a major terrorist attack involving guns and explosives.

Thursday, February 14, 2019
The Vietnamese government had early last year approved plans to expand the network of national carriers to major markets including Australia, China, Europe and the U.S.

Friday, February 1, 2019
"So, this is the first major change we see in the Earth's greenhouse gases.

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Major streets in the downtown Hanoi were packed with fans.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Liverpool suffer major Trent Alexander-Arnold injury blow ahead of Crystal Palace clash

Monday, January 14, 2019
Now, Dr Marco Springmann is from the University of Oxford and was one of the lead authors of a major report that looked at the global food system and how it affects the climate.

Friday, January 11, 2019
"Typically, we expect adolescents to make decisions about their future careers when they get to college and select a major," she says.

Sunday, January 6, 2019
Hence, we have - unfortunately - become accustomed to such hate speech ranging from that spewed by suburban old ladies to major writers.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019
FastGo targets major cities and provinces and expects to sign up two million users and 100,000 drivers.

Sunday, December 30, 2018
Several US newspapers suffered major printing and delivery disruptions on Saturday following a cyber-attack, US media report.

Friday, December 7, 2018
This is the first time a private enterprise has risen to a scale of comparable with major State-owned corporations such as Việt Nam Electricity, PetroVietnam and Viettel, along with leading FDI firms such as Samsung and Honda.

Monday, December 3, 2018
Chief Commissioner Graham Ashton was part of group of high-ranking law enforcement officials responsible for overseeing several major investigations potentially tainted by the use of a controversial informer.

Thursday, October 11, 2018
Over 1,300 major firms and 100 group industries are members of Keidanren, Japan's leading business lobby.

Saturday, October 6, 2018
Brett Kavanaugh set to be confirmed to supreme court in major win for Trump

Thursday, September 27, 2018
The debt-asset ratios of major industrial firms dropped 0.5 percentage points year on year to 56.6 percent by the end of August.
Profits of China's major industrial firms grew 16.2 percent in the first eight months of 2018, down from a rise of 17.1 percent for the January-July period, data showed Thursday.
For example, you can apply systems thinking or use the Theory of Constraints to level up your business and eliminate major roadblocks.

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
After 'major escalation' in US-China trade war, what happens next?

Saturday, June 30, 2018
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The US Defense Department is conducting a study on what the consequences would be of a major withdrawal of US military forces from Germany, media reported.

Thursday, June 28, 2018
Indeed, this is a major step forward.

Sunday, June 24, 2018
Though the big tent is classified under California’s building code as a “repair garage,” Tesla says it’s most definitely an assembly line, where the major pieces of the vehicles come together.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Tremors believed to be aftershocks of Monday's major earthquake have rattled the western Japanese prefecture of Osaka.

Friday, June 8, 2018
The summit has received significant attention due to a major decline in relations between the leaders of the participating states.

Saturday, June 2, 2018
Major retailers had earlier confirmed that card purchases were failing, as queues built up at petrol stations, with frustrated drivers unable to pay after filling up.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Major General Ngo Minh Tien, Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) has called on the Vietnamese and Venezuelan armies to exchange delegations and experience in Party-building and political and logistics work.

Sunday, May 20, 2018
Turkey launches major aid campaign for Palestinians