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Pakistani top court rejects bid to bar opposition leader Imran Khan

Pakistani top court rejects bid to bar opposition leader Imran Khan

Published 15/12/2017

Imran Khan, chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) political party, gestures as he addresses members of the media, after Pakistan's Supreme Court dismissed a petition [more…]

Russian ex-minister Ulyukayev jailed for eight years over $2 million b

Russian ex-minister Ulyukayev jailed for eight years over $2 million b

Published 15/12/2017

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Former Russian economy minister Alexei Ulyukayev was found guilty of soliciting a $2 million bribe from Rosneft (ROSN.MM) chief executive Igor Sechin [more…]

Poland gives government key election role, opposition sounds alarm

Poland gives government key election role, opposition sounds alarm

Published 15/12/2017

Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki talks to media before the Visegrad Group meeting in Brussels, Belgium, December 14, 2017. REUTERS/Eric VidalWARSAW (Reuters) - Poland’s parliament [more…]

Amazon to pay 100 million euros to settle Italy tax dispute: statement

Amazon to pay 100 million euros to settle Italy tax dispute: statement

Published 15/12/2017

FILE PHOTO - The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics center in Lauwin-Planque, northern France on February 20, 2017. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol/File PhotoMILAN [more…]

Net neutrality repeal gives Democrats fresh way to reach millennials

Net neutrality repeal gives Democrats fresh way to reach millennials

Published 15/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Fiber optic cables carrying internet providers are seen running into a server room at Intergate.Manhattan, a data center owned and developed by Sabey [more…]

Luxembourg challenges EU order to recover tax from Amazon

Luxembourg challenges EU order to recover tax from Amazon

Published 15/12/2017

FILE PHOTO - The logo of Amazon is seen at the company logistics center in Lauwin-Planque, northern France on February 20, 2017. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol/File PhotoBRUSSELS [more…]

Three more women accuse Dustin Hoffman of sexual misconduct: Variety r

Three more women accuse Dustin Hoffman of sexual misconduct: Variety r

Published 15/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Actor Dustin Hoffman poses at the 70th Cannes Film Festival's amfAR Cinema Against AIDS 2017 event in Antibes, France, May 25, 2017. REUTERS/Stephane [more…]

Republicans join push to lift secrecy around misconduct in Congress

Republicans join push to lift secrecy around misconduct in Congress

Published 15/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: The Presidential motorcade awaits the departure of U.S. President Donald Trump from the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC, U.S. on November 28, 2017. [more…]

Republican Representative Farenthold will not seek re-election

Republican Representative Farenthold will not seek re-election

Published 14/12/2017

Rep. Blake Farenthold arrives before Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein testifies to the House Judiciary Committee hearing on oversight of the Justice Department on [more…]

Russia’s delayed Nureyev ballet to test Kremlin tolerance

Russia’s delayed Nureyev ballet to test Kremlin tolerance

Published 09/12/2017

A journalist holds leaflets of the "Nureyev" ballet by director Kirill Serebrennikov, about the late Soviet ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev, during a news conference ahead [more…]