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Auschwitz anniversary marked as peace again shattered by war

  • January 27, 2023 08:15 AM CET | APNEWS
 Auschwitz anniversary marked as peace again shattered by war

Survivors of Auschwitz-Birkenau are gathering to commemorate the 78th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi German death camp amid horror that yet another war has shattered peace in Europe

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Beirut blast protesters say judiciary targets them not officials

Beirut blast protesters say judiciary targets them not officials

  • January 16, 2023 06:02 PM CET | Reuters

* Probe into 2020 blast has hit political roadblock * Victim's relatives questioned after protests * Patriarch criticises detention of campaigner Noun * Minor functionaries hauled in not senior

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Renowned Pakistani lawyer, human rights activist shot dead

Renowned Pakistani lawyer, human rights activist shot dead

  • January 16, 2023 12:09 PM CET | Reuters

By Jibran Ahmad PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - A prominent Pakistani lawyer and human rights activist known as a vocal critic of both the military and Islamist militants was shot dead on Monday at a

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Satis Group Says Court Dismisses Bankruptcy Petition For Unit Software Services

Satis Group Says Court Dismisses Bankruptcy Petition For Unit Software Services

  • January 16, 2023 11:17 AM CET | Reuters

Jan 16 (Reuters) - Satis Group SA: * COURT DISMISSES GRZEGORZ KICZMACHOWSKI'S BANKRUPTCY PETITION FOR UNIT SOFTWARE SERVICES * COURT DISMISSED PETITION DUE TO AMONG OTHERS NO UNDISPUTED AND DUE

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House Speaker says Democrats should cap spending to avoid U.S. debt default

House Speaker says Democrats should cap spending to avoid U.S. debt default

  • January 15, 2023 06:05 PM CET | Reuters

(Adds U.S. House Speaker McCarthy's comments, background) WASHINGTON, Jan 15 (Reuters) - House of Representatives Speaker Kevin McCarthy said on Sunday he believes Democrats would agree to cap

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House Oversight Committee chair urges spending cuts to avoid U.S. debt default

House Oversight Committee chair urges spending cuts to avoid U.S. debt default

  • January 15, 2023 03:46 PM CET | Reuters

(Adds congressional panel chairman's comments, background) WASHINGTON, Jan 15 (Reuters) - House Oversight Committee Chairman James Comer said on Sunday he hoped a U.S. debt default could be avoided

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Catholic priest burned to death, another shot in north Nigeria

Catholic priest burned to death, another shot in north Nigeria

  • January 15, 2023 02:44 PM CET | Reuters

(Reuters) - Gunmen burned a Catholic priest to death and shot and injured his colleague in northwest Nigeria on Sunday, police said, the latest violence raising concerns about security ahead of an

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Bolsonaro's ex-justice minister Torres arrested in Brazilian capital

Bolsonaro's ex-justice minister Torres arrested in Brazilian capital

  • January 14, 2023 02:29 PM CET | Reuters

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil's former Justice Minister Anderson Torres, who was in charge of public security in Brasilia during the invasion of government buildings a week ago, was arrested in Brasilia

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Brazil top court to investigate Bolsonaro role in Brasilia riots

Brazil top court to investigate Bolsonaro role in Brasilia riots

  • January 14, 2023 02:29 AM CET | Reuters

(Adds Supreme Court accepting prosecutors' request) By Ricardo Brito BRASILIA, Jan 13 (Reuters) - Brazil's Supreme Court agreed on Friday to open an investigation into former President Jair Bolsonaro

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Brazil's prosecutors ask top court to investigate Bolsonaro role in Brasilia riots

Brazil's prosecutors ask top court to investigate Bolsonaro role in Brasilia riots

  • January 14, 2023 12:12 AM CET | Reuters

(Recasts with prosecutors' request to investigate Bolsonaro) By Ricardo Brito BRASILIA, Jan 13 (Reuters) - Brazilian federal prosecutors on Friday asked the Supreme Court to investigate former

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U.S. Supreme Court to weigh key standard in whistleblower fraud cases

U.S. Supreme Court to weigh key standard in whistleblower fraud cases

  • January 13, 2023 11:51 PM CET | Reuters

By Brendan Pierson Jan 13 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to consider reviving two lawsuits accusing pharmacy operators of overbilling government health insurance programs for

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