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7 videos of people setting their Thanksgiving turkeys on fire

Nothing screams Thanksgiving like a deep-fryer fire and a charred turkey. We're not talking a little smoke either. There are people out there whose fryers and ovens have been engulfed in flames on the biggest food holiday of the year.   If you'
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Floods will hit tyre & coffee industries

From: Buisness-standard By Devangshu Datta Recommended by: business-standard The stock market ignored bad news out of Turkey that led to a rout for emerging market currencies. Instead, investors hailed strong Q1 earnings reports,
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Ai Weiwei makes bold statement about the refugee crisis with giant inflatable boat

Controversial Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has unveiled a colossal installation that's a stark reminder of the global refugee crisis.   The human rights activist has brought a 196-foot-long inflatable installation to Sydney’s Cockatoo
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Facebook just made it easier for female entrepreneurs to connect

Facebook is reaching beyond marketing gimmicks for International Women's Day On March 8, the social media platform is launching practical tools for professional women "who are leading the way in their communities."  SEE ALSO: This International
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Venezuela's national cryptocurrency is officially up for sale

The bleeding Venezuelan economy is pinning its hopes on cryptocurrency. On Tuesday, the Venezuelan government launched a pre-sale of "Petro," a new cryptocurrency backed by the country's oil reserves. The aim of Petro is to raise foreign investment
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Mahindra & Mahindra to acquire Turkey’s Erkunt for Rs 478 crore

From: Via: Having a presence in Turkey has been a key objective since '93! Thank you team @MahindraRise for
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Turkey reshuffles military after half of generals fired

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times Turkey’s top military commanders met Thursday to replace almost half of their generals in a radical shake-up after the failed coup, as authorities shut down dozens of media outlets
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This startup uses photography to empower women around the world

Bonnie Chiu has used photography to express herself for as long as she can remember. But it was a chance encounter with a group of teenage girls in Istanbul, Turkey, that changed the way the 22-year-old looked at the art forever.Despite speaking
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Scenes From a Human Flood

From:   By: PAOLO PELLEGRIN Via: Scenes From a Human Flood: #photoessay #heartbreaking http://t