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Brexit


Financial Times

Theresa May seeks Poland's support for Brexit deal
Financial Times
Mrs May met Jaroslaw Kaczynski in an attempt to win Poland's support for a favourable Brexit deal, promising that Britain would continue to be a champion of Nato and of maintaining a strong military presence in the region. The meeting, postponed from ...

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:57:52 GMT


Financial Times

Brexit and the City
Financial Times
For a lucid assessment of Brexit's impact on the City of London, look no further than this discussion paper, written by Simeon Djankov. Having served with distinction as Bulgaria's finance minister from 2009 to 2013, Mr Djankov is director of the ...

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:14:11 GMT


The Independent

Brexit could damage UK's fight against corruption, says OECD ...
The Guardian
Business pressure to weaken bribery laws and government's inability to focus on non-Brexit issues are also concerns, says group.
Brexit poses threat to Britain's anti-corruption fight warns OECD ...The Independent

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:07:16 GMT


Telegraph.co.uk

Exporters enjoying Brexit 'sweet spot' from weak pound, says Bank of England deputy Governor
Telegraph.co.uk
Britain's exporters are benefiting from an economic “sweet spot” because the pound is weak and there has not been any disruption from Brexit - but companies have also been warned that it might not last for long. Sterling fell after the referendum in ...
Pre-Brexit "sweet spot" unlikely to last, warns bank deputythe Irish News
Exporters enjoying pre-Brexit 'sweet spot', says BoE officialSky News
BoE warns UK exporters pre-Brexit 'sweet spot' may not lastReuters

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:38:00 GMT


Bloomberg

Brexit Bulletin: Europe Stands With London
Bloomberg
Sign up to receive the Brexit Bulletin in your inbox, and follow @Brexit on Twitter. The worst terror attack on British soil since 2005 struck London on Wednesday, killing four people and hurting scores more, just yards from Parliament. A member of the ...
Brexit & Beyond: London Attacker British-Born, Belgian Attack Thwarted, Hopes Dim for Brexit Trade DealWall Street Journal (subscription) (blog)

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 07:46:16 GMT


European Union


European Union to Celebrate Its 60th Birthday Under a Cloud
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
For European Union leaders, Saturday's gathering in Rome to mark the 60th anniversary of the bloc's founding treaty was to be an unvarnished celebration of a successful experiment to rebuild a continent scarred by two world wars. But Brexit, economic ...

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:22:43 GMT


The Economist

The future of the European Union
The Economist
A big reason for this is the politics in EU member countries. Crucial elections loom in many this year, and populist parties opposed to the European project and in favour of referendums on membership of the euro, the EU or both are likely to do well ...
Poland vows to veto plan for EU future unless it includes more power back from BrusselsExpress.co.uk
At 60: The European Union Reaffirms Commitment to Global Peace and SecurityLiberian Daily Observer
Happy 60th Birthday, European Union!Huffington Post
Travel+Leisure -Irish Times -Reuters
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:58:37 GMT


The Independent

Brexit latest: Data points to peak in immigration of European Union workers
The Independent
Signs are growing that inflows of European Union workers to the UK have peaked, just as Prime Minister Theresa May is due to trigger Article 50 to commence the Brexit divorce process. In an analysis published on Thursday, the Resolution Foundation ...
New Scottish EU thinktank launches to link nation with European affairsCommonSpace
Rob Merrick: Threat of European Union court over Brexit 'bill'Gulf Today
London fog over Rome as EU gropes for Brexit unityReuters
The Economist
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:25:27 GMT


The New Indian Express

Isolated Poland threatens to spoil party at EU summit over two-speed Europe
The Guardian
The role of leader of Europe's awkward squad, played with aplomb by the UK for the past 45 years, will be handed to Poland and Hungary at the weekend when European Union leaders meet in Rome to celebrate 60 years of the EU's existence and map out a ...
Poland's top politician: We want Britain close to European UnionThe New Indian Express
We want Britain close to the EU, says Poland's top politicianIrish Independent
Poland files charges against Tusk before EU celebrationsIrish Times

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:25:15 GMT


E-Flux

Bifo: "After the European Union"
E-Flux
At the Verso blog, Bifo has a piece declaring the death of the European Union project. It was killed, he writes, but the unaccountable financial bodies that imposed austerity across Europe—the same austerity that has led to a resurgence of fascism ...

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:30:48 GMT


China


Financial Times

Chinese troops march with Pakistani soldiers for first time
Financial Times
While Chinese troops have operated in Pakistan before, they have never previously taken part in a ceremonial parade, something diplomats and military experts said showed how keen China is to deepen its military co-operation with Pakistan. Mamnoon ...
Chinese Troops Participate in Pakistan's Republic Day ParadeVoice of America

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:49:43 GMT


CNBC

China poised as key stabilizer in world economy: Boao Forum
CNBC
"The U.S. is in nominal terms is still the largest economy in the world, it has some deep underlying strengths … at the same time there's no question that the economic power and geopolitical influence of China has risen sharply in the last decade ...

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 06:18:00 GMT


Voice of America

China is key to containing North Korea
Financial Times
And the weather patterns would spread much of the radiation over China as well. Hence, while consideration of such an attack would seem irrational at best, who knows how President Donald Trump and his immediate entourage of advisers in the White ...
Trump Urged to Send Clear Message to China on THAADVoice of America
Did Rex Tillerson Misspeak or Intentionally Kowtow to China?Foreign Policy (blog)

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:51:38 GMT


Channel NewsAsia

China to host Asean in meeting on South China Sea
The Straits Times
China will host a meeting with Asean in May to come up with a "preliminary agreement" on a framework for a "code of conduct" (COC) meant to ease tensions over disputes in the South China Sea. "Maybe by that time, we will have made significant progress ...
Manila could share maritime resources with China: DuterteChannel NewsAsia
Did The US Wait Too Long To Challenge China? This US Ally Thinks SoDaily Caller
China says has no dispute with Philippines over Benham RiseABS-CBN News

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:01:23 GMT


CNBC

As China's Li visits Down Under, Trump on Australian PM Turnbull's mind
CNBC
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is expected to keep his relationship with the U.S. in close focus as China's Li Keqiang becomes the first Premier in eleven years to visit Down Under. Li is expected to discuss bilateral economic, trade and ...
We're not seeking dominance: China leaderNEWS.com.au
Australia Shouldn't Pick Between US and China, Premier Li SaysBloomberg
Chinese premier warns Australia 'taking sides' could lead to new cold warThe Guardian
The Australian -Fox News
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 05:44:44 GMT


World


New York Times

London, Taliban, World Baseball Classic: Your Thursday Briefing
New York Times
London, Taliban, World Baseball Classic: Your Thursday Briefing. By CHRIS STANFORD MARCH 23, 2017. Continue reading the main story Share This Page. Continue reading the main story. Photo. Police officers near Westminster Bridge in London today, ...

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:46:58 GMT


Bloomberg

Our World's Fragile Cities Need a $78 Trillion Boost
Bloomberg
"More than 80 percent of the world's cities show signs of fragility yet the success or failure in meeting the world's most pressing challenges will be decided in them," BAML analysts, led by Sarbjit Nahal, London-based head of thematic investing, wrote ...

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 22:00:25 GMT


CBSSports.com

Epstein on being named world's greatest leader: 'I can't even get my dog to stop peeing in the house'
CBSSports.com
When the time comes, Theo Epstein will ushered right into the National Baseball Hall of Fame with zero opposition. He helped end not one, but two historic World Series title droughts. He was the general manager when the Red Sox won the 2004 World ...
Theo Epstein Named World's Greatest Leader by Fortune MagazineBleacher Report
Fortune magazine crowns Theo Epstein 'world's greatest leader'ESPN
Theo Epstein tops Fortune's list of world leadersChicago Tribune
Chicago Sun-Times -CBS Boston / WBZ -The Guardian
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:10:56 GMT


Fox News

Outdoor Channel's Steve West kills potential world-record caribou
Fox News
Steve West has finally completed his North American caribou hunt — and with a world-record bull. Three years ago, West, the host of “The Adventure Series” on Outdoor Channel, challenged himself to kill one bull from each of the five North American ...

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:13:45 GMT


CBSSports.com

Ranking the five best moments of the 2017 World Baseball Classic
CBSSports.com
We here at CBS Sports put our collective heads together to come up with the five best moments of the 2017 World Baseball Classic, which was not easy. I'm sure you'll disagree with our subjective rankings, so tell us about it in the comments or on ...

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:08:00 GMT


South China Sea


Reuters

Philippines' Duterte derides US for past inaction in South China Sea
Reuters
MANILA Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday accused the United States of having a provocative stance on the South China Sea and said its inaction when China started building manmade islands was the cause of tensions now besetting the ...
China to host Asean in meeting on South China SeaThe Straits Times
Manila could share maritime resources with China: DuterteChannel NewsAsia
Did The US Wait Too Long To Challenge China? This US Ally Thinks SoDaily Caller
Inquirer.net -Rappler -Herald-Whig
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:10:00 GMT


UCI News

UCI scientist recounts South China Sea coral death
UCI News
A South China Sea atoll lost nearly half of its living coral in one summer due to spiking ocean temperatures and stagnant weather, according to new research by Kristen Davis. UCI assistant professor of Earth system science and civil & environmental ...

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 22:02:27 GMT


Voice of America

ASEAN Looks to 'Framework' on South China Sea Security
Voice of America
“Maintaining peace, stability and security as well as respecting freedom of navigation and over-flight in the South China Sea, are in the interests of all countries, within an outside the region, as they are fundamental conditions for growth ...
Duterte ally wants president to rethink South China Sea approachABS-CBN News
China denies work planned for monitoring station in South China Sea shoalSouth China Morning Post
South China Sea standoff: Beijing denies plans to build on disputed shoalRT
Breitbart News -Macau Daily Times -Xinhua
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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 14:49:25 GMT


Asia Times

Malaysia speaks softly in the South China Sea
Asia Times
Malaysian foreign minister Anifah Aman said in a spirited speech this week to parliament that Kuala Lumpur does not acknowledge Beijing's “nine-dash line” expansive claim over territories in the South China Sea, including features claimed by his country.

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:11:21 GMT


Voice of America

China is sending forth patriotic tourists to bolster its South China Sea claims
Quartz
If China has an equivalent tropical paradise to Hawaii, it's Hainan Island. But some of the domestic tourists flocking to the popular holiday destination want to do more than have fun in the sun. They also want to express their patriotism. Facing the ...
Japan Is Becoming Player in South China Sea Sovereignty DisputeVoice of America
China offers tourist packages to disputed South China Sea in a bid to show its authority over the region following ...Daily Mail
Malaysia mulls naval upgrades amid IS threat, South China Sea standoffChannel NewsAsia
Huffington Post -The National Interest Online (blog) -IHS Jane's 360
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Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:45:14 GMT


Russia


CNN

Schiff: New evidence shows possible Trump-Russia collusion
CNN
Other Democrats have said Nunes' actions mean he can't conduct an impartial investigation into potential Trump-Russia ties. Schiff, however, told CNN that Democrats won't boycott the investigation, saying if they don't participate, "there isn't going ...
The Trump-Russia Scandal Is Beginning to SnowballVanity Fair
Most Republicans are in denial about the probe into Trump-Russia tiesLos Angeles Times
Biden: 'McCain is right: Need select committee' for RussiaThe Hill
Mother Jones -CBS News -The Guardian
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:52:46 GMT


The New Yorker

Trump's Russia Problem Is Far from Marginal
The New Yorker
It's getting difficult to keep up with the Russia/Trump story, but here's some of what you need to know. On Wednesday night, CNN reported that the F.B.I. has information suggesting that “associates of President Donald Trump communicated with suspected ...
FBI Has Information Suggesting Trump Team May Have Coordinated With Russia: ReportNew York Magazine
US officials: Info suggests Trump associates may have coordinated with RussiansCNN
What we know about evidence of coordination between Russia and the Trump campaignVox
Business Insider -Washington Post -Deadline
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 22:56:29 GMT


Foreign Policy (blog)

Ukraine's leader calls killing of Putin critic a Russian terror act
CNN
Kiev, Ukraine (CNN) A former Russian lawmaker and Kremlin critic who fled to Ukraine last year was shot dead Thursday in Kiev -- a killing that Ukraine's President called a "Russian state terrorist act." Denis Voronenkov, who'd been a Communist member ...
Ex-Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev; Ukraine blames RussiaABC News
Former Russian MP Shot Dead in UkraineForeign Policy (blog)
Russian MP who turned on Kremlin killed in KievFinancial Times
New York Times -Washington Post -NPR
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:45:54 GMT


Slate Magazine

How the West Can Defend Itself From Putin's Russia
Slate Magazine
After Russia managed to hack the servers of the Democratic National Committee and spread fake news on an industrial scale, his warnings were finally recognized as all too prescient. But it is only over the past weeks, as journalists around the world ...
In the Middle East, Russia is reasserting its powerThe Economist
Russian hackers were likely surprised by blowback from cyberattacks on US elections, analysts sayLos Angeles Times
The Missing Logic of Russia-gateConsortium News
TIME -UPI.com
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:58:47 GMT


The Atlantic

Don't Let the Russia Probe Become the New Benghazi
The Atlantic
Benghazi was a scandal that pales in comparison to Russia's interference in last year's election, especially if evidence emerges that Trump associates colluded with Russia. Nevertheless, the lessons of the Benghazi committees must inform the ...

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:39:00 GMT


UK


New York Times

London Attacker Khalid Masood Had 20-Year Police Record
New York Times
Deadly Attack Near U.K. Parliament; Car Plows Victims on Westminster Bridge MARCH 22, 2017 · Donald Trump Jr. Criticizes London Mayor After Deadly Attack MARCH 22, 2017 · As Terrorists Cross Borders, Europe Sees Anew That Its Intelligence Does Not ...
4th victim dies in London terror attack, police identify suspect as UK native Khalid MasoodABC News
London police: Eight arrests over Westminster attackAljazeera.com
UK Muslim leaders condemn 'cowardly' London attackThe Guardian
CBS News -Bloomberg -The Independent
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 23:38:00 GMT


NBCNews.com

London Terrorist Attack: Why Most UK Police Don't Carry Guns
NBCNews.com
Last year — when Brits watched terrorists strike France, Germany, and Belgium — London's police chief warned it was a case of "when, not if" the U.K. joined that list. And yet more than 90 percent of the capital's police officers carry out their ...

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:25:39 GMT


Rendition: government evidence to be heard in secret in UK for first time
The Guardian
Rendition: government evidence to be heard in secret in UK for first time. Lawyers for MoD and FCO in case brought by two Pakistani men can present evidence behind closed doors, high court judge rules. Amanatullah Ali who alleges he was subjected to ...

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:52:04 GMT


BBC Sport

Tokyo Paralympics: Wheelchair tennis in UK Sport funding cut
BBC Sport
Britain's ability to win future Paralympic wheelchair tennis medals is "at risk" after having its funding cut by UK Sport ahead of the Tokyo Games. The sport received £1,925,270 for the Rio cycle and the team won six medals, including men's singles ...

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:16:22 GMT


BBC News

EU to discuss UK and US laptop bans on Middle East flights
The Guardian
European security experts will meet in Brussels next week to assess the restrictions on laptop bans imposed by the UK and US on flights from some Middle Eastern and north African countries with the European commission calling for more information on ...
UK flight ban on electronic devices announcedBBC News
UK follows US with laptop ban on some flights from MideastCNNMoney
UK laptop ban comes into effect by Saturday, government confirmsThe Independent
ABC Online -BBC News -CNBC
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:28:06 GMT


Germany


CNBC

Germany says its current account surplus will shrink in coming years
CNBC
In 2016, the German trade surplus hit a fresh record at 253 billion euros ($273.49 billion). The wider current account surplus, which measures the flow of goods, services and investments into and out of a country, rose to an all-time high of 266 ...

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 06:54:00 GMT


Deutsche Welle

Germany tests world's largest 'artificial sun'
Deutsche Welle
According to German scientists, the giant honeycomb-like apparatus can focus all of its simulated solar energy to a surface of 20 by 20 centimeters, which is approximately 8 by 8 inches. By doing so, the surface would receive the equivalent of 10,000 ...
Let There Be Light!U.S. News & World Report
German Scientists Just Tested the 'World's Largest Artificial Sun'TIME
Scientists In Germany Just Switched On The World's Largest "Artificial Sun"IFLScience
The Weather Network -Reuters
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:44:50 GMT


ESPN FC (blog)

Lukas Podolski's perfect finish covers up Germany shortcomings
ESPN FC (blog)
DORTMUND -- Wednesday's match at Dortmund's Signal Iduna Park wasn't so much Germany vs. England as "An Evening with Lukas Podolski," complete with a winning wonder goal by the outgoing folk hero. "I'm not sure how much he paid [Joe Hart] to let ...
Lukas Podolski's goalscoring Germany farewellUEFA.com
England's night ends in defeat to Lukas Podolski's Germany but not without promiseThe Independent
Lukas Podolski's farewell stunner for Germany sinks new-look EnglandThe Guardian
BBC Sport -Bleacher Report -The Standard (press release)
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:16:17 GMT


News & Observer

England fans' chants in Germany condemned by FA chairman Greg Clarke
The Guardian
The Football Association's chairman, Greg Clarke, has condemned the “inappropriate, disrespectful and disappointing” behaviour of England fans in Germany on Wednesday night – but stopped short of issuing an apology to their hosts. England's 1-0 defeat ...
The fans that shame England: Footage shows moment minority taunted German rivals over bombing planes while the ...Daily Mail
English FA condemns 'insulting' fan chants at Germany gameNews & Observer
Gareth Southgate urges England fans to behave after chants vs. GermanyESPN FC
Newstalk 106-108 fm -The Independent -BBC Sport
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:51:46 GMT


Deutsche Welle

Proposed stricter German deportation rules draw criticism
Deutsche Welle
German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere appeared in front of the German parliament on Thursday to argue for a new draft law that would impose stricter rules on asylum seekers. De Maiziere said that the German public would only support Germany's ...

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:13:19 GMT


Business


Business Insider

Republicans delay vote on 'Trumpcare' after struggling to reach an agreement on the bill
Business Insider
Donald Trump Paul Ryan President Donald Trump meets with Speaker of the House Paul Ryan on Capitol Hill in Washington. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts. Multiple sources told Business Insider that the Thursday vote on the House Republicans ...
Republicans delay vote on 'Trumpcare' after struggling to reach agreement on the billAOL
Trump Struggles to Win Obamacare Repeal as Vote LoomsFox Business

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:51:27 GMT


CNBC

Business groups draw battle lines over Obamacare replacement
CNBC
The battle over Obamacare is causing a rift not only on Capitol Hill, but within the business community as well. Two influential lobbying groups are throwing their weight behind the American Health Care Act, the House Republican bill that would repeal ...
Poll Finds Small Businesses Actually Prefer Obamacare To TrumpcareForbes
GOP healthcare plan would devastate small businessesThe Hill (blog)

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:30:07 GMT


CNBC

'We are at a point where business and politics are inseparable,' said Box CEO Aaron Levie
CNBC
Chief executive officers must speak up to ensure America remains globally competitive, Box CEO Aaron Levie said on "Closing Bell." "We are at a point where business and politics are inseparable if we're going to stay competitive and be able to innovate ...

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:44:43 GMT


Forbes

Millennials Bettering The World Through Business
Forbes
Young people are the future, and those on the Forbes 30 Under 30 Social Entrepreneurs List are focused on making tomorrow better than it is today by creating business that tackles entrenched social ills. There's The Unreasonable Institute, cofounded by ...

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:00:25 GMT


Business this week
The Economist
Some big advertisers threatened to pull their business. Underlining the conundrum of policing the internet, the EU's digital commissioner criticised a proposed German law that would slap a €50m ($54m) fine on social networks that fail to delete hate ...

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:07:16 GMT


France


ITV News

Parents in France waited in agony after news of Westminster attack
The Guardian
Friends and classmates were receiving psychological counselling at the school on Thursday, Ouest-France newspaper said, adding that the first some had heard of the attack was on the television news. Others had received text messages or phone calls from ...
UK and France stand 'absolutely shoulder to shoulder'ITV News

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:33:55 GMT


FRANCE 24

Frenchman arrested in Belgium's Antwerp after trying to drive into crowd
FRANCE 24
Police in the northern Belgian city of Antwerp detained a French national on Thursday after he tried to drive a car into a major pedestrian shopping street at high speed. “At about 11am this morning a vehicle entered De Meir at high speed due to which ...
France's Hollande says French suspect likely involved in attempted Antwerp attackReuters

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:36:13 GMT


ESPN FC

Karim Benzema on freeze-out from France squad: 'I have to know'
ESPN FC
Karim Benzema has demanded Didier Deschamps give him an explanation for his continued absence from the France squad, telling RMC: "I have to know." Benzema has not featured for his country since October 2015 after initially being suspended by the ...
Benzema desperate for Deschamps to explain France exileGoal.com
I have not given up hope of a recall by France – BenzemaVanguard
Dropped Karim Benzema wants showdown with France manager Didier DeschampsEurosport.com
Ghanasoccernet.com
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:22:11 GMT


Reuters

France shudders after London attack, Le Pen demands border controls
Reuters
PARIS Far-right leader Marine Le Pen on Thursday said the lone-wolf attack outside parliament in London underscored the need for tighter border controls, as France shuddered at an incident that reopened wounds inflicted by similar assaults at home.
France's Macron seen winning presidential vote: PollCNBC
How Nationalist Marine Le Pen Wins FranceForbes
France's Le Pen vows to keep to her promises if electedafricanews
Huffington Post -POLITICO.eu -Reuters UK
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:45:00 GMT


Reuters

Tour de France sets wheels in motion for Chinese revolution
Reuters
Philippe Fournier de Lauriere, ASO's Asia and Oceania Development Manager, is the man tasked with promoting professional cycle racing in a nation whose only ever Tour de France entrant, Ji Cheng, finished last in 2014. This week ASO announced the first ...
Shanghai Tour de France criterium confirmed for OctoberCyclingnews.com
Tour de France to hold Shanghai 'stage'RFI
Tour de France organisers announce Shanghai criterium for OctoberCyclist

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:13:27 GMT


Italy


BBC Sport

Italy v Albania
BBC Sport
Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon will make the 1,000th appearance of his professional career in Friday's World Cup qualifier against Albania. It will be his 168th Italy game, making him the most capped European player - above Spain's Iker Casillas and ...
Italy and Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon prepares for 1000th gameThe Guardian
Italy goalkeeper Buffon to play his 1000th matchSTLtoday.com
Italy v Albania: PreviewESPN FC

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:56:54 GMT


ESPN FC

Leonardo Bonucci back in Italy training following debilitating virus - report
ESPN FC
Leonardo Bonucci has returned to training for Italy after losing almost two kilogrammes due to a bout of gastric flu, according to Gazzetta dello Sport. Bonucci, 29, was absent from training earlier this week due to a virus which reportedly saw him ...
Italy v Albania Betting: Back another gritty Azzurri display - Goal.comGoal.com
Italy look to insatiable 'Rooster' BelottiCitizen TV (press release)
Ventura calls for aggressive Italy against AlbaniaForza Italian Football
Football Italia
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:48:05 GMT


The Economist

Italy is Europe's leaden-toed boot
The Economist
THE European Union may be a Franco-German construction, but when the project needs a dose of grandiosity it invariably turns to Italy. This weekend the leaders of 27 EU countries (all bar Britain) will convene in Rome's glorious Palazzo dei ...
Italy's buoyant 5-Star keeps options open on euro referendumReuters
Italy's anti-establishment 5-Stars pull ahead of DemocratsHerald-Whig

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:49:21 GMT


U.S. News & World Report

Italy Will Not Adopt US, UK Electronics Ban for Flights
U.S. News & World Report
Travellers carry their luggages in the terminal at the Fiumicino's International airport near Rome, Italy, March 23, 2016. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini Reuters. ROME (Reuters) - Italy announced on Thursday it would not follow the U.S. and Britain in ...
Italy declines to adopt UK and US style laptop banFinancial Times

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:36:20 GMT


BBC News

Martin O'Neill: Republic of Ireland must recapture Italy form against Wales
BBC News
Republic of Ireland will have to perform as well as they did to beat Italy at Euro 2016 when they face Wales in a World Cup qualifier on Friday, says manager Martin O'Neill. Robbie Brady's 85th-minute header put the Republic into the last 16 of Euro ...

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:11:04 GMT


Turkey


Financial Times

Turkey-Russia tensions resurface after border killing
Financial Times
Turkey's recent rapprochement with Russia has been described by government officials as a practical necessity for ending the fighting in Syria. The conflict has pushed nearly 3m refugees into Turkey and allowed the YPG to take advantage of US backing ...
Turkey Demands Answers from Russia After Soldier Shot Dead Near SyriaNewsweek
Turkey warns Russia following sniper fire from SyriaMilitary Times
'Sometimes I laugh at this farce': six writers on life behind bars in TurkeyThe Guardian
Voice of America -Daily Sabah -Anadolu Agency
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:48:55 GMT


U.S. News & World Report

Erdogan Says Turkey Will Review EU Ties After April Referendum
U.S. News & World Report
ANKARA/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey will review all political and administrative ties with the European Union after an April referendum, including a deal to curb illegal migration, but will maintain economic relations with the bloc, President Tayyip ...
Erdogan warns Europeans 'will not walk safely' if attitude persists, as row carries onCNBC
What Do India and Turkey Have in Common?Slate Magazine
Turkey's alarming turn with Erdoğan. What the EU needs to do?euronews
93.1 WIBC Indianapolis (blog) -EUobserver
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:26:28 GMT


Reuters

In airline laptop ban, some in Turkey see commercial agenda
Reuters
ISTANBUL As Istanbul builds a massive new airport and Turkish Airlines pursues aggressive route expansion, some in Turkey see the ban on large carry-on electronics on U.S. and Britain-bound flights as a ploy to undermine their aviation industry. The U ...
Turkey urges US, Britain to lift flight electronics banEyewitness News
Turkey trying to exclude airport, airline from laptop banABC News
Turkey anger grows over US flight laptop ban - Regional | The Star ...The Star Online
RT
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:35:20 GMT


Toronto Sun

Turkey arrests Canadian linked to Daesh: report
Toronto Star
“Consular services are being provided to a Canadian citizen who has been detained in Adana, Turkey, as well as to their family. Consular officials are in contact with local authorities to gather additional information,” Jean said in a written statement.
Canadian with alleged terror ties detained in TurkeyToronto Sun

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:43:25 GMT


Jamaica Observer

Turkey President wants laptop ban lifted 'as soon as possible'
Jamaica Observer
ISTANBUL, Turkey (AFP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday urged the US and Britain to lift their bans on laptops and tablet computers in the cabin of flights from many Middle East and North African airports, including Istanbul.

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:58:00 GMT


Syria


Voice of America

Russian, Turkish Tensions Reopen Over Syria
Voice of America
The Turkish foreign ministry says it has summoned Russia's top diplomat in Turkey over the killing of one of its soldiers that has been blamed on a Syrian Kurdish group that Moscow is supporting. The dispute is putting increasing strain on ...
Turkey Demands Answers from Russia After Soldier Shot Dead Near SyriaNewsweek
Turkey warns Russia following sniper fire from SyriaMilitary Times
Big Changes And Major Dilemmas Loom In Next Phase Of ISIS War In SyriaNPR
Aljazeera.com
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:18:40 GMT


USA TODAY

Airlift of forces in Syria shows growing US involvement
ABC News
The deepening U.S. military involvement against Islamic State militants in northern Syria indicates the Pentagon will likely send even more troops in coming weeks. Their mission won't be to fight on the front lines but to bolster Syrian Arab and ...
US supports daring raid in Syria against ISISUSA TODAY
US deepening involvement in Syria's war against ISISWLWT Cincinnati
The noose is tightening in SyriaThe Economist
Washington Times -New York Times
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:22:57 GMT


U.S. News & World Report

The Syria Puzzle
U.S. News & World Report
In this connection, Russia with the help of Turkey has worked out a tenuous ceasefire in Syria; the odds of its holding and turning into a real political process are poor. Assad has killed too many Syrians for any significant part of the opposition to ...
Thursday's best TV: Syria's Disappeared: The Case Against Assad; The Last Days of George MichaelThe Guardian
Syria conflict aimed at transforming Arabs' identity: AssadPress TV

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:09:40 GMT


Aljazeera.com

Fierce fighting in Syria as talks restart in Geneva
Aljazeera.com
The Syrian army and rebels fought in the capital Damascus and north of Hama on Thursday after the opposition's biggest offensive in months, underscoring the bleak prospects for UN-led talks that resumed in Geneva. The offensive seems unlikely to ...
Syria – United Nations – Resumption of inter-Syrian negotiations (Geneva, March 23, 2017)France Diplomatie (press release)
Syria peace talks to resume without UN envoyUSA TODAY
UN-mediated Syria talks resume in GenevaMinneapolis Star Tribune
ReliefWeb
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:45:18 GMT


Aljazeera.com

The voices missing from Syria's peace talks
Aljazeera.com
Syrian activist, Haytham alHamwi, recalls how in 2003 he decided to join forces with the young men and women of his hometown Daraya, in the southern suburbs of the Syrian capital Damascus, to organise a public cleaning campaign. At 27, alHamwi hit the ...

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:37:37 GMT


Refugees


Spectator.co.uk

Europe should follow Britain's lead on refugees
Spectator.co.uk
International law on asylum is still based on a firm distinction between refugees and economic migrants which in practice does not exist: many migrants are a mixture of both. Poverty, combined with lack of opportunity for self-betterment, creates its ...

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:55:49 GMT


NPR

Refugees Leave The US In Hopes Of Better Treatment in Canada
NPR
A wave of refugees has been heading to Canada after first living for a time in the U.S. Canadian officials say more than 2,500 people crossed the border in January and February seeking asylum. Mohammed Ahmed, a refugee from Pakistan, spent a year in ...
Refugees fleeing US for Canada say they've reached "the best place"North Country Public Radio
Refugees Reason: Stay in Xenophobic US or Make Deadly Trek to Canada, Still Risking Deportation?teleSUR English
Refugee board's plea for assistance with growing backlog ignoredToronto Star

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:01:03 GMT


Smithsonian

By the Numbers: The United States of Refugees
Smithsonian
The United States has long been the global leader in resettling refugees, strictly defined as people forced to flee their home country to escape war, persecution or violence. Since October 2001, more than 895,000 refugees have settled here, typically ...

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:08:45 GMT


Spectator.co.uk

Why camps are the wrong way to help today's refugees
Spectator.co.uk
Refugees nowadays do not have the luxury of a short-term solution. The problems they are fleeing are likely to last for a very long time. Imagine yourself in their position, displaced with your family. Would you really resign yourself to years in a ...
Why denying refugees the right to work is a catastrophic errorThe Guardian
Five Myths About Syrian RefugeesForeign Affairs (subscription)
Syrians resettled in UK recognised as refugees six years after civil war beginsThe Independent
ReliefWeb -Irish Times -Fortune
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 04:11:37 GMT


Smithsonian

A Modern Odyssey: Two Iraqi Refugees Tell Their Harrowing Story
Smithsonian
Iraqi refugees, they were on their way to the Hungarian border, and from there on to Austria. Salar had paid the driver and another smuggler, who was also in the car, $1,500 from the wad of bills that he kept wrapped in plastic and hidden in his ...

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:50:54 GMT


Trade


CBSSports.com

2017 NFL Mock Draft: Browns and Bills trade into top five to grab quarterbacks
CBSSports.com
The most fascinating thing about this upcoming NFL Draft is the group of quarterbacks we have to evaluate. All of the “Big Four” -- Mitchell Trubisky, Deshaun Watson , Patrick Mahomes and DeShone Kizer -- could go anywhere from No. 1 overall to the ...

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:00:30 GMT


The Economist

The Trump administration will review all of America's trade deals
The Economist
ACCORDING to a document crafted by the Trump administration, a model trade agreement has 24 elements. Second on the list is “trade-deficit reduction”, giving a hint as to why Mr Trump wants to review America's existing agreements. In January Sean ...
Trump preparing orders to review trade deals, procurement: officialsReuters
US further alienates itself on trade, nations look elsewhere for partnersThe Hill (blog)
White House prepares sweeping review of trade dealsPolitico
BBC News
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:49:19 GMT


CNBC

9 ways to trade today's market
CNBC
Trader Pete Najarian said he likes Vale and Kinder Morgan. He said as the stock market suffers from low volume, options trading is seeing tons of action. Trader Tim Seymour said he is sticking with his current position in the Euro and iShares MSCI ...

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 22:54:00 GMT


CNBC

This one chart shows why 'the Trump trade is still intact'
CNBC
The fact that the key ETF has not broken below its 50-day moving average indicates to Ross that "the Trump trade is still intact." Should SPY fall below its moving average, Ross believes the ETF could pull back to its mid-December high of $228, which ...

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:02:08 GMT


CBSSports.com

Yankees trade rumors are flying about possible replacements for Didi Gregorius
CBSSports.com
While the Yankees might want to just temporarily replace Gregorius internally , other teams might see the chance to consummate a deal. As such, the rumor mill has already started to churn. According to the New York Post, the Reds called the Yankees to ...

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:13:00 GMT


Elections


 
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