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‘Don’t like fools’ democracy – go to N.Korea!’ Noel Gallagher joins celeb club of fiery Brexit rants

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Former Oasis star, Noel Gallagher, has delivered an obscene tirade on Brexit, blasting attempts to prevent the UK-EU split – supported by ‘fools’ in a nonetheless democratic referendum – as ‘strait up fascism.’ The Britpop icon, not particularly famous for mincing his words, slammed both Brexiteers and Remainers, saying in a fresh interview that “there’s Read More

CFM erases jet engine output delay, cautious on rate increases

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FILE PHOTO: Gael Meheust, President and CEO of CFM poses in front of LEAP-1A engine of an Airbus A321neo, during the 52nd Paris Air Show at Le Bourget airport near Paris, France June 21, 2017. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol PARIS (Reuters) – CFM International has caught up with delays in deliveries of its LEAP jet engine after Read More

Spain rolls out 5G network using Huawei gear despite US blacklisting Chinese tech giant

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Spain became one of the first European countries to roll out a 5G network as Vodafone Spain commercially launched the service in 15 cities, including Madrid and Barcelona, in cooperation with Chinese telecom giant Huawei. The local carrier of the world’s second-largest mobile operator Vodafone became the first to launch the superfast mobile phone network, Read More

‘You don’t help yourself’: UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin slams English clubs over Baku row

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UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin has hit out at English clubs following criticism of the governing body’s decision to hold the UEFA Europe League final in the Azerbaijan capital of Baku. UEFA was widely criticized, particularly from England, over the decision to persist with Baku as the venue for the final. The location meant fans were Read More

Why proposed changes to Hong Kong’s extradition law fueled protests

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HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has delayed indefinitely a proposed law that would allow extraditions to mainland China, in a dramatic retreat after widespread anger over the bill sparked the biggest street protests in three decades. Protesters hold signs following a day of violence over a proposed extradition bill, outside the Read More

Turning away from the dollar: Russia & EU keen on switching to national currencies for mutual trade

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Moscow and Brussels are keen on quickly extending the use of the ruble and the euro to bilateral payments, the Russian Finance Minister said, after a meeting with the European Commission for Energy Union’s vice-president. During their talks in Moscow this week, Russia’s Anton Siluanov and commissioner Maros Sefcovic, discussed switching to the national currencies Read More

Iran can’t be the only one to implement nuclear deal while others sit idle – Rouhani

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Tehran will continue to renege on some commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal because it can’t become the only party to the milestone accord, the Iranian president has said. Iran keeps sticking with the nuclear deal, even though the US pulled out of it and imposed “unlawful sanctions backed by other parties,” Hassan Rouhani said Read More

Pentagon seeks to build global ‘consensus’ on Iran. Is it time to worry?

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The Trump administration is looking to “build international consensus” against Iran following attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. But what does that actually mean? And to what end is it used? “The focus for myself and Ambassador Bolton and Secretary Pompeo is to build international consensus to this international problem,” acting Defense Read More

US building global ‘consensus’ on Iran. When has it ever gone wrong?

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The Trump administration is looking to “build international consensus” against Iran following attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. But what does that actually mean? And to what end is it used? “The focus for myself and Ambassador Bolton and Secretary Pompeo is to build international consensus to this international problem,” acting Defense Read More

Tech Tent: Facebook’s deepfake dilemma

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In a video on Instagram this week, Mark Zuckerberg confessed to controlling the stolen data of billions of people and said he owed it all to an organisation called Spectre. The video was of course faked, and on this week’s Tech Tent we examine the dilemma it posed for Instagram’s owner Facebook. Stream the latest Read More