Sometimes breaking the law is the ‘only moral’ choice: Snowden opens up to Ecuador’s ex-president Correa

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People need to differentiate between legality and morality, and recognize that sometimes doing the right thing means breaking the law, Edward Snowden told Ecuador’s former president Rafael Correa in a wide-ranging interview. The NSA whistleblower, vilified by Washington after... Read More

Chinese authorities share first PHOTOS of deadly CORONAVIRUS

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The first close-up images of the deadly coronavirus which has killed at least 26 people and infected some 830...

Joni Ernst calls out Democrats over aid to Ukraine: ‘Hypocrisy is on full display’

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Democrats’ claim that the Trump administration broke America’s promise to protect Ukraine from Russia by withholding military aid is just...

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Tech

Twitter demands AI company stops ‘collecting faces’

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Twitter has demanded an AI company stop taking images from its website. Clearview has already amassed more than three... Read More

Apple says losing Lightning port will create waste

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Apple says being forced to abandon the Lightning connector used on its iPhones would create an “unprecedented amount of... Read More

Sonos CEO says speakers will work “as long as possible”

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The boss of Sonos apologised on Thursday for a decision to prevent older speakers from receiving software updates. In... Read More

U.S. extradition battle over Huawei’s Meng ends first phase but Canada court fight continues

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VANCOUVER (Reuters) – The first phase of battle over whether Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou should be extradited... Read More

Markets

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks hold steady but virus anxiety lingers as millions travel for Lunar New Year break

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares steadied on Friday in holiday-thinned trade for the Lunar New Year, despite fears that... Read More

UPDATE 1-Altice Europe overhauls capital structure to manage debt

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(Adds savings target) PARIS, Jan 24 (Reuters) – Telecoms and cable group Altice Europe, which has been looking to... Read More

REFILE-DAVOS-Oil industry in Davos: torn between Greta and Trump

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(This January 23 story corrects to add attribution in paragraph 28) FILE PHOTO: Swedish climate change activist Greta Thunberg... Read More

Morning News Call – India, January 24

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Jan 24 (Reuters) - To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here here If you would... Read More

Euro near seven-week lows before PMI data release

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LONDON (Reuters) – The euro held near seven-week lows on Friday after the European Central Bank struck a more dovish tone at Thursday’s meeting than some had expected. FILE PHOTO: Euro currency bills are pictured at the Croatian National... Read More

Bayer Shares up 2.3% on report about possible glyphosate settlement

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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Shares in seeds and pesticides maker Bayer (BAYGn.DE) opened 2.3% higher on Friday, driven by a...

Bayer faces fourth U.S. Roundup cancer trial in Monsanto home court

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(Reuters) – Bayer AG (BAYGn.DE) is set to face a fourth U.S. jury trial over allegations that its popular...

Lifestyle

American Dirt: Oprah book club pick suffers Latino backlash

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In an author’s note for hit new novel American Dirt, author Jeanine Cummins says she wished “someone slightly browner... Read More

How Top Gear overcame its ‘problem phase’

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Paddy McGuinness has spotted someone rather important in the audience at the premiere of Top Gear’s 28th series. “Sir... Read More

Annabella Sciorra says Harvey Weinstein brutally raped her

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US actress Annabella Sciorra has testified in Harvey Weinstein’s trial that the film producer pinioned and raped her at... Read More

Jessica Andrews wins Portico Prize for novel about female ‘poetry and power’

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A debut novel exploring the “poetry and power” of the female experience has won a literary award that rewards... Read More

Health

Employee Health Inertia a rising risk to businesses as employees reveal lack of action against long-term health worries

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Employee Health Inertia a rising risk to businesses as employees reveal lack of action against long-term health worries Navigation... Read More

Singapore ramps up virus fight, reviving memories of SARS pandemic

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SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Schools in Singapore asked parents to declare overseas holiday plans as authorities screened travelers at air,... Read More

China central bank raises limit on small bank payments amid virus outbreak

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FILE PHOTO: A man walks past the headquarters of the People’s Bank of China (PBOC), the central bank, in... Read More

China shuts down transport, temples as virus death toll rises to 25

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WUHAN, China (Reuters) – China stepped up measures to contain a virus which has killed 25 people and infected... Read More