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Oxfam chief exec to face MPs over sex scandal

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The head of Oxfam GB will be questioned by MPs today over the sex scandal that has engulfed the charity. Mark Goldring will appear before the Commons International Development Committee, along with the chair of trustees, Caroline Thomson, and Winnie Byanyima, the executive director of Oxfam International. Meanwhile it has emerged that Mr Goldring is Read More

Forex: The 3 Things I'm Watching This Week

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Shutterstock photo With U.S. markets closed for Presidents Day and most of Asia off for Chinese New Year, it was no surprise to see quiet trading in the FX market. The U.S. dollar, which was hit hard last week rebounded against the Japanese Yen and consolidated against other major currencies. At the start of the Read More

Germany seeks new spy satellites to get intel ‘independently from US’ – report

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Berlin has launched a new satellite program for its intelligence service (BND) in an attempt to escape US influence in spying matters, Die Zeit daily reports. The project has already proven to be costlier than planned. Germany plans to spend €400 million ($465 million) on two of the “latest-generation satellites” for its foreign intelligence service. Read More

Five dead after church shooting in southern Russia, attacker killed (PHOTO, VIDEO)

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Five people have been killed and several others injured in a gun attack on a crowd of churchgoers in Dagestan in southern Russia, local police confirmed. The shooter was killed by security forces. The shooting happened in the city of Kizlyar, a provincial capital in the Republic of Dagestan. The gunman opened fire with a Read More

6 killed, including gunman, in church shooting in southern Russia (PHOTO, VIDEO)

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Five people have been killed and several others injured in a gun attack on a crowd of churchgoers in Dagestan in southern Russia, local police confirmed. The shooter was killed by security forces. The shooting happened in the city of Kizlyar, a provincial capital in the Republic of Dagestan. The gunman opened fire with a Read More

5 killed, including gunman, in church shooting in southern Russia (PHOTO, VIDEO)

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Four people have been killed and several others injured in a gun attack on a crowd of churchgoers in Dagestan in southern Russia, local police confirmed. The shooter was killed by security forces. The shooting happened in the city of Kizlyar, a provincial capital in the Republic of Dagestan. The gunman opened fire with a Read More

5 killed, including gunman, in shooting at churchgoers in southern Russia

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Four people have been killed and several others injured in a gun attack on a crowd of churchgoers in Dagestan in southern Russia, local police confirmed. The shooter was killed by security forces. The shooting happened in the city of Kizlyar, a provincial capital in the Republic of Dagestan. The gunman opened fire with a Read More

Ukrainian radicals storm Russian cultural center in Kiev, burn Russian flag (PHOTOS)

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Ukrainian right-wing extremists have burst into the building of the Russian international cultural agency in Kiev. The radicals burnt a Russian flag and wreaked havoc in the facility at a time when “children were there.” The intruders also vandalized an exhibition dedicated to the famous Russian opera singer, Feodor Chaliapin, Rossotrudnichestvo – the cultural agency in Read More

China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’ is threat to US in Latin America – US commander

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Beijing’s decision to extend its ambitious multitrillion-dollar trade initiative to Latin America creates “security vulnerabilities” for the United States, said the chief of the US Southern Command (SOUTHCOM), Kurt Tidd. Talking at a Senate Armed Services Committee meeting, he said China has already pledged $500 billion in trade funds with various Latin American countries and Read More

Libyan crisis festers, but media has moved on – Red Cross president to RT

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Although Libya has fallen out of headlines and been replaced by conflicts in Syria and Yemen, it is still plagued by fighting and a humanitarian crisis, the president of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) told RT. “Fighting is continuing,” ICRC president Peter Maurer said. “Libya is one of the countries with the Read More