Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Malaysian ex-PM pleads not guilty to new money-laundering charges

Malaysian ex-PM pleads not guilty to new money-laundering charges Najib Razak’s long-ruling coalition suffered defeat in May 9 elections. Najib Razak, right, arrives at High Court of Malaya in Kuala Lumpur (Yam G-Jun/AP) Former...

Marie Curie named most significant woman in history in poll

Marie Curie named most significant woman in history in poll The scientist topped a poll of 100 women who changed the world. Marie Curie has been named the most significant woman in history...

Sterling crashes to lowest in a year to squeeze Irish exporters

Sterling crashes to lowest in a year to squeeze Irish exporters Liam Fox’s comments on a no-deal Brexit have ‘upped the ante on Theresa May’ after her failure to break the deadlock....

Standard Life Aberdeen accelerates plan to return £1.75bn to shareholders

Standard Life Aberdeen accelerates plan to return £1.75bn to shareholders The first phase of the fund giant’s share buyback programme will start within days. Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management merged last year...

Holidaymakers stunned as they’re billed €43 for two coffees and two bottles of water...

Holidaymakers stunned as they're billed €43 for two coffees and two bottles of water at Venice cafe A similar receipt from Caffe Lavena A cafe customer in Venice who was stunned when presented...

Minister calls on Sinn Fein MPs to resign and back Remainers

Minister calls on Sinn Fein MPs to resign and back Remainers Sinn Féin Leader Mary Lou McDonald. Photo: Niall Carson/PA Wire A Fine Gael minister has called on Sinn Féin MPs to resign...

Calls mount for Boris Johnson to apologise for saying women wearing burkas look like...

Calls mount for Boris Johnson to apologise for saying women wearing burkas look like letter-boxes or bank robbers Conservative Party chairman Brandon Lewis has called on Boris Johnson to apologise (Stefan Rousseau/PA) Conservative...

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Samsung boosts Moon with R&D fund Samsung chief Jay Y Lee, who was released from detention in February, met finance minister Kim Dong-yeon ahead of the announcement that the tech giant is...

How Australia’s meat industry plans to flood post-Brexit Britain with products banned in EU

How Australia's meat industry plans to flood post-Brexit Britain with products banned in EU Campaigners and farmers concerned by removal of 'technical barriers' to trade with Australia that could cause influx of...

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'We need closure, I can't live with not knowing' - woman who lost both parents in Stardust fire tragedy calls for fresh inquest Lisa Lawlor pictured with her son, Lennon. Lisa lost...

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Shanghai Surprise – Inside a mesmerising city that changes daily

Shanghai Surprise - Inside a mesmerising city that changes daily Mary O'Sullivan The Shanghai Tower (centre), the world’s second tallest building, is flanked by the Shanghai...

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