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Air France pilots' strike sparks travel chaos

Airline Air France-KLM pilots began a week long strike at the French arm of the business over company plans to expand its low cost subsidiary Transavia, cancelling more than half of its due flights on Monday.

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South Korea gears for cigarette price hike

South Korea has proposed a tax hike that would nearly double cigarette prices as the government tries to reduce one of the world's highest smoking rates among adult males.

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Ex-US envoy probed for money laundering

Zalmay Khalilzad

A former US ambassador to Afghanistan, Iraq and the United Nations has been caught up in a suspected money-laundering inquiry that led to a freeze on bank deposits he and his wife hold in Austria.

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#Australia signs uranium deal with #India

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has sealed a civil nuclear deal to sell uranium to India and also offered to increase supplies of conventional fuel to help it overcome chronic shortages.

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BP faces $49bn bill for Gulf oil disaster

BP faces a total of $49bn in costs and fines for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spil disaster, after a federal judge ruled the company acted with "gross negligence''.

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Ex-New York mayor returns to lead #Bloomberg

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is to return as head of Bloomberg, the data and financial news company he founded in 1981, replacing Daniel Doctoroff who has decided to step aside, the company has said.

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#France halts warship delivery to #Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin France has suspended the delivery of the first of two Mistral-class warships to Russia "until November" after fierce criticism from its allies given the crisis in Ukraine.

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#India near to signing French fighter jet deal

India's air force chief has said that a $22bn fighter jet deal with French company Dassault Aviation is to be concluded imminently after several missed deadlines and delays.

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#Halliburton to pay $1.1bn for US Gulf spill

Halliburton says it has agreed to pay $1.1bn to settle a substantial portion of claims arising from its role in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

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#Malaysia Airlines cuts 6,000 jobs in overhaul

Malaysia Airlines will cut 6,000 workers and remove itself from the Malaysian stock exchange as part of a $1.9bn overhaul to revive its damaged brand after being hit by double passenger jet disasters.

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