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CCTV shows moment Paris airport attacker grabs soldier

CCTV shows moment Paris airport attacker grabs soldier

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Video of a suspected Islamic extremist at Paris’ Orly Airport shows a soldier caught by surprise when an attacker drops a shopping bag and grabs her from behind.

The Associated Press has obtained security footage of Saturday’s attack, …

by June 25, 2017 0 comments Finance
As Brexit Talks Begin, the U.K. Has Few Cards to Play

As Brexit Talks Begin, the U.K. Has Few Cards to Play

Photo: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg via Getty Images

If some enterprising British historian ever writes a book on the most devastating own goals in the history of U.K. politics, the tale of Brexit and the Conservative Party will be a fitting topic …

by June 23, 2017 0 comments Finance
Business can’t afford to wait for Brexit to run its course

Business can’t afford to wait for Brexit to run its course

Brexit: What happens after Article 50

Britain’s future relationship with the European Union is likely to take years to negotiate, forcing companies to plan for the worst to protect their business.

The U.K. started the two-year countdown to Brexit on …

by June 19, 2017 0 comments Finance
Islamist suicide bomber’s dismembered body is found: Former sushi chef from Kyrgyzstan ‘who didn’t say his prayers’ is named as terrorist who murdered 14 as Kremlin calls St Petersburg train massacre a ‘challenge to Putin’

Islamist suicide bomber’s dismembered body is found: Former sushi chef from Kyrgyzstan ‘who didn’t say his prayers’ is named as terrorist who murdered 14 as Kremlin calls St Petersburg train massacre a ‘challenge to Putin’

A former sushi chef from Kyrgyzstan has been named as the suicide bomber who murdered 14 and injured 50 in the St Petersburg train massacre.

Russian citizen Akbarzhon Jalilov, 22, who was born in Kyrgyzstan, has been named by security …

by June 18, 2017 0 comments Finance
EpiPen maker faces revolt over exec’s $98 million pay package

EpiPen maker faces revolt over exec’s $98 million pay package

The world’s affordable pharmacy is…

EpiPen maker Mylan is racing to put down a revolt from shareholders outraged by a $98 million pay package for its former CEO.

Institutional Shareholder Services, a shareholder advisory firm, took the rare step of …

by June 13, 2017 0 comments Finance
Ghanaian designer bags a spot at Urban Outfitters

Ghanaian designer bags a spot at Urban Outfitters

Akosua Afriyie-Kumi knew nothing about weaving, let alone running a business, when she stumbled across a community in northern Ghana twisting raffia into baskets to sell on the roadside.

But the 31-year-old Ghanian, who had studied fashion in London, knew …

by June 12, 2017 0 comments Finance
Australian model, 22, and her sister, 20, suffer severe chemical burns in horrific acid attack on a London nightclub

Australian model, 22, and her sister, 20, suffer severe chemical burns in horrific acid attack on a London nightclub

An Australian model and her sister have said they were among the 12 people injured in a horrific nightclub acid attack in London.

Isobella Fraser, 22, said she went to the Mangle club in Dalston, east London, on Monday morning …

by June 9, 2017 0 comments Finance
DAILY BRIEFING: Uranium miner Berkeley Energia appoints former Rio Tinto executive Nigel Jones as a non-executive director

DAILY BRIEFING: Uranium miner Berkeley Energia appoints former Rio Tinto executive Nigel Jones as a non-executive director

NEW DIRECTOR Uranium miner Berkeley Energia has appointed former Rio Tinto executive Nigel Jones as a non-executive director.

The 51-year-old is replacing retiring Dr Jim Ross in the Spanish-focused business.

Jones left Rio Tinto as global head of business development …

by June 8, 2017 0 comments Finance
Yale grad helps other immigrants find a legal path to stay in the U.S.

Yale grad helps other immigrants find a legal path to stay in the U.S.

How this Syrian refugee became a tech mentor

In her work as a volunteer advocate, Hong Tran has been helping immigrants get their American citizenship for three years now. Now the Yale grad hopes that she’ll soon become a citizen

by June 7, 2017 0 comments Finance
Election shock could be good for Brexit

Election shock could be good for Brexit

The Brexit effect on markets

Is political gridlock actually a good thing for Britain?

That’s the argument made by some analysts after an election projection showed that Prime Minister Theresa May is in danger of losing her majority in parliament.…

by June 1, 2017 0 comments Finance