Tag Archives: 6 January

More Than £30Bn Wiped Off UK Markets Over Greece Euro Exit Fears – 6 January 2015

RT logoThe value of UK firms plummeted more than £30 billion on Monday as world markets reacted to Greece potentially leaving the euro currency.

London’e FTSE 100 index fell by 130.64 points to 6417.16, wiping out around £33.2 billion from the UK’s leading blue chip firms.

Value was also obliterated from other stock exchanges in European cities due to uncertainty over the future of the eurozone, including speculation that the European Central Bank (ECB) is planning another round of quantitative easing (QE) to stabilize the currency.

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John Ward – The 2015 Electathon: Why Boos And Hoorays Are Replacing Bricks And Bouquets – 6 January 2015

electrobotsFor the next four months, Britain will be the Over-promised Land

In order to take our minds off how profoundly f**ked we all are going forward, it has been decided to start the May General Election campaign now. The vehicle of choice when distracting the doomed used to be Christmas getting under way in September, but times have changed: things are so ghastly as we go into 2015 – see my post from yesterday – Brits would need to be tempted by a thousand bribes (a day) to destroy any remaining focus they might have. Continue reading

UK Govt Handed £1Bn To Fossil Fuel Firms, Breaking Pledge – Greenpeace – 6 January 2015

RT logoThe UK government gave over a billion pounds of financial backing to fossil fuel projects around the world despite a pledge to support green technologies, it has emerged.

UK Export Finance (UKEF) loans were handed out to Gazprom in Russia, state-owned oil and gas giant Petrobras in Brazil and petrochemical companies in Saudi Arabia, an investigation by Greenpeace has found.

UKEF, a government agency overseen by Liberal Democrat business minister Vince Cable, financially supported fossil fuel projects despite apparently contravening the 2010 coalition agreement, which pledged to support green technologies instead of fossil fuel.

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‘Not Veto Proof Yet’? US Senate Prepares To Vote On Keystone XL Pipeline Bill – 6 January 2015

RT logoWhile Republicans hope legislation approving the Keystone XL pipeline will pass a Senate vote on Friday, a key lawmaker told US media the bill could fail to override a potential presidential veto as it might be short of just four supporting votes.

READ MORE: Obama: Keystone XL pipeline does not benefit Americans

The US Senate is planning to vote at the end of the week on the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, which would transport crude oil from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico, House Majority leader Kevin McCarthy told The Wall Street Journal on Monday.

The fact that Republicans are in the majority in the Senate after November midterm elections makes McCarthy confident the oil-sands pipeline legislation will pass.

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Emmanuel Dagher – Energy Forecast – The Year Of Abundance – January 2015 – 6 January 2015

Emmanuelpeaceofficial1My Beautiful Friend,

What a joy it is for me to enter the sparkling energies of a brand new year with you!

Before we dive into the energies the year 2015 has in store for us, I’d like to answer a question that people have asked me since I began these forecasts back in 2009.

The question usually goes something like, “How do you tap into the energies of what’s going on, and where does it come from?”

The answer to the first part of this question has always been simple: mindfulness. Continue reading

10 Tons Of Fireworks Explode At Warehouse In Colombia – 6 January 2015

RT logoNot your usual fireworks display: two people have been injured, and 17 homes damaged, after a huge blast rocked a fireworks warehouse near the Colombian capital of Bogota.

The blast in the town of Granada caused a massive blaze, which firefighters responded to. Rescue teams say they have been unable to approach the site close enough to find out if anyone else has been hurt.

It is believed that about 10 tons of fireworks were kept at the facility.

The warehouse was a part of a local family business: they have been organizing fireworks displays all over the country and abroad for the past 18 years.

The cause of the incident remains unknown.

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Wes Annac – Wisdom With Wes: Creative And Spiritual Passion – 6 January 2015

wesannac2Pain and difficulty will quickly lift when we wholeheartedly pursue our passions.

When we’re dedicated to the things we enjoy, we’ll clear the path to an easier, more enjoyable life that’s filled less with things that bring us down and more with things that uplift us and empower us to enthusiastically contribute to our conscious revolution.

Life is meant to be lived to the fullest, and especially if we can use our passion to serve others, we have no reason not to throw ourselves into it and use it to uplift everyone who’s in need of the higher vibration we’re here to provide. Continue reading