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Nissan shareholders set to back CEO Saikawa amid fraying ties with Renault

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Nissan Motor shareholders are widely expected to back Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa at an annual general meeting on Tuesday, extending his tumultuous tenure at an automaker shaken by scandal and the loss of trust with alliance partner Renault. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Nissan is seen on a car during the Prague Read More

Ethiopia army chief shot dead by own bodyguard in failed coup

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Ethiopia’s army chief-of-staff has been shot dead by his own bodyguard during a failed coup, state media is reporting. General Seare Mekonnen is one of at least four senior officials to have been killed. Ethiopia’s prime minister, Abiy Ahmed, said his government foiled a coup attempt in the region outside the capital, Addis Ababa. Image: Read More

Nigerian President Buhari reshuffles NNPC leadership

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Lagos — Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari reshuffled the leadership of state-owned Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation on Thursday, appointing Mele Kyari as the new managing director of the country’s oil company. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Kyari, who was previously the head of NNPC’s crude oil marketing Read More

EU leaders haggle over climate, top jobs

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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union’s 28 national leaders meet in Brussels on Thursday to haggle over how ambitious their climate goals should be and who should navigate the bloc in coming years. FILE PHOTO: Manfred Weber, candidate of the European People’s Party (EPP) for the next European Commission President gives a statement after first Read More

Bah humbug! Trump’s plan for more China tariffs to hit festive shoppers

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WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – This year’s holiday season could be tighter for many Americans if the U.S. government imposes tariffs on another $300 billion worth of Chinese imports – because that will include tech products, game consoles, toys, cribs, ornaments and Santa hats. FILE PHOTO: Shoppers ride escalators at the Beverly Center mall in Los Read More

Doctors across India stage massive walk-out in protest over attack

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Doctors and healthcare workers across India are on strike to demand urgent hospital security reforms after junior doctors were attacked by family members of a deceased patient in Kolkata. The 24-hour strike began at 6am local time on Monday following a nationwide call by the Indian Medical Association (IMA). For the first time, doctors from Read More

Modi seeks to supply ALL Indians with clean water as Israel offers its drought expertise

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Israel has offered India its expertise in tackling droughts and desertification after PM Modi set up a new water conservation and management ministry, vowing to supply clean drinking water to all rural households by 2024. A recently established ‘Jal Shakti Ministry,’ tasked with ensuring an “integrated approach” to solving the issue of water scarcity that Read More

Modi seeks to supply ALL Indians with clean water & Israel offers its drought expertise

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Israel has offered India its expertise in tackling droughts and desertification after PM Modi set up a new water conservation and management ministry, and vowed to bring clean drinking water supply to all rural households by 2024. A recently established ‘Jal Shakti Ministry’, tasked with ensuring an “integrated approach” to solving water scarcity issue that Read More

‘Women like the back room’: Bishop resigns after musing why only men were present at the Last Supper

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A Chilean auxiliary bishop has stepped down less than a month after his appointment, after musing that there were no women present at Jesus’ Last Supper because they probably preferred the ‘back room.’ Carlos Eugenio Irarrazabal, who held his post for just 24 days, now joins more than 30 Chilean bishops who resigned in 2018 Read More