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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Becomes Free-to-Play, Gets PUBG- and Fortnite-Like Battle Royale Mode, Prime Status Membership

Video game publisher Valve has announced major updates for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. Firstly, the full game has now become free-to-play with all users getting access to all game modes. There is an additional paid CS:GO Prime Status subscription that comes with special access to exclusive souvenir items, item drops, and weapons cases. Secondly, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive also adds… Read More »

Abu Dhabi becomes top BP shareholder

Abu Dhabi has become one of BP’s biggest shareholders under a deal which gives the oil company a much bigger stake in the emirate’s oil output. BP will take a 10% share in ADCO, which owns onshore oil fields that account for most of Abu Dhabi’s production. The deal will dramatically raise BP’s share of oil and gas… Read More »

Auschwitz survivor becomes world’s oldest living man

A Jewish sweet maker who survived incarceration in the Auschwitz death camp has been officially named as the world’s oldest living man. Yisrael Kristal, who was born in Poland in 1903 and lived through both World Wars, inherited the title from the previous world-record holder,Yasaturo Koide, who was not far short of his 113th birthday when he died… Read More »