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German court ruling halts Frankfurt diesel (gasoil) vehicle ban

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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – A ban on older diesel (gasoil) vehicles in parts of Frankfurt due to come into effect in February was halted by a German court on Tuesday because the reasons for the suspension were insufficient. After emissions scandals at Volkswagen AG (VOWG_p.DE) and other German carmakers, several German cities have imposed bans on Read More

Husky Energy Announces Regulatory Approvals For MEG Energy Acquisition

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CALGARY, Alberta, Dec. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Husky Energy (TSX:HSE) today announced it has met all regulatory requirements for its full and fair offer to acquire MEG Energy, including approval granted under the Investment Canada Act. “Receiving regulatory approvals is a significant step toward realizing this compelling opportunity,” said CEO Rob Peabody. “Our proposal Read More

Indian regulator says Reuters report on J&J baby powder 'under consideration'

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NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s federal drug regulator said on Tuesday a Reuters report that Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) knew for decades that cancer-causing asbestos lurked in its baby powder was “under consideration”. FILE PHOTO: A bottle of Johnson and Johnson Baby Powder is seen in a photo illustration taken in New York, February 24, Read More

Qualcomm says Apple violating Chinese court order, despite new software

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(Reuters) – Qualcomm Inc said it believes Apple Inc remains in violation of a Chinese court’s orders to stop selling iPhones despite a software update that Apple pushed on Monday. FILE PHOTO: An attendee uses a new iPhone X during a presentation for the media in Beijing, China October 31, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Peter/File Photo Qualcomm Read More

Members of Brazilian cannibal ‘sect’ who fed neighbors human flesh pastries are sentenced

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A Brazilian man, his wife and his mistress will have a total of 210 years in prison to chew over their crimes after being found guilty of killing and eating three women, and using the meat in pastries that they sold to neighbors. Dubbed the “cannibals of Garanhuns” after the city in which they did Read More

Nissan CEO calls on Renault to listen to detail of Ghosn allegations

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YOKOHAMA (Reuters) – Nissan Motor’s CEO called on directors at alliance partner Renault to heed its reasons for sacking former Chairman Carlos Ghosn over alleged financial misconduct amid tensions over how to handle the fallout from his arrest. Renault’s interim chairman Philippe Lagayette said on Friday that its board had not considered replacing Ghosn, who Read More

Ex-Indian MP jailed over role in deadly 1984 riots

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An Indian politician has been jailed for life over his role in anti-Sikh riots more than 30 years ago that killed thousands of people following the assassination of Indira Gandhi. Former Congress MP Sajjan Kumar, 73, was found guilty of instigating mobs during the 1984 violence in New Delhi, triggered by the death of the Read More

Burnout, stress lead more companies to try a four-day work week

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BERLIN (Reuters) – Work four days a week, but get paid for five? FILE PHOTO: Office workers take their lunch at a food court in Sydney, Australia, May 4, 2018. REUTERS/Edgar Su/File Photo It sounds too good to be true, but companies around the world that have cut their work week have found that it Read More