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Album Review: Swarmculture by Weirds

Leeds pysch grunge four piece Weirds released their debut album, Swarmculture, on 26th May via Alcopop! Records. Recorded with Matt Peel (Pulled Apart By Horses, Eagulls) at The Nave, an atmospheric Leeds studio built into a converted church, Weirds set out to create a dark, heavy, psychedelic record which still had the pop structure and hooks to make people dance. 386 more words

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Moody's slashes HongKong rating following China cut

Hong Kong on Thursday hit back at a decision by Moody’s to cut its credit rating on the city, which the agency said was becoming increasingly close to mainland China. 478 more words

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Two blasts at bus terminal in Indonesia capital, casualties: Police 

Jakarta (AFP) – Two blasts rocked a bus terminal in the Indonesian capital Jakarta on Wednesday and caused casualties, police said.
“There were two blasts at around 9:00 pm (1400 GMT), close to each other, there are three victims,” East Jakarta police chief Andry Wibowo told TV station MetroTV, without saying whether the victims had been killed or injured. 192 more words

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Saudi Arabia, UAE and Egypt block access to Qatari-owned news website

Saudi culture and media ministry shuts down access to site which has also been accused by Egypt of being mouthpiece for Muslim Brotherhood

Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates are blocking access to a Qatari-owned news website in a sign of escalating tension in the region. 324 more words

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Poems About Donald Trump I

Donald Trump’s biggest offense and crime

is simply that he is gaudy.

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Les Deplorables

The world is wildly racist

and I can only sway so many people… 776 more words

Troops deploy as Britain goes on top terror alert

Britain ordered soldiers to key sites Wednesday and raised the terror alert to maximum after the Manchester concert suicide bombing by a local man of Libyan origin who may have been radicalised in Syria.Security services believe the suspected bomber, Salman Abedi, was likely to have had help from others in staging the massacre that killed 22 people including one girl aged just eight. 819 more words

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Chelsea cancels 'inappropriate' Premier League victory parade after Manchester bombing

Premier League champion Chelsea cancelled its victory parade in London on Sunday following the Manchester terror attack.

“Everyone associated with Chelsea Football Club offers our heartfelt condolences to those affected by Monday’s terror attack in Manchester,” … 210 more words

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