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Google employees to walk out in protest over alleged sexual harassment payouts

More More than 200 Google engineers are expect to walk out of work on Thursday in protest over their company’s alleged protection of senior employees accused of sexual harassment and sexual assault. A post on Google’s internal social network suggesting a “women’s walk” gained hundreds of votes after an all-hands meeting failed to quench employees’ outrage. Meredith Whittacker, head of ...

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Oprah, Trump, Obama: Georgia’s star-studded closing act

ATLANTA: Oprah Winfrey is bringing her star power to one of the nation’s hottest governor’s races, even as President Donald Trump and former President Barack Obama try to put their imprint on the Georgia election. Winfrey is joining Democratic nominee Stacey Abrams for two town hall-style events Thursday, the same day Vice President Mike Pence travels to the state for ...

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Britain readies last annual budget before Brexit

The British government will on Monday unveil its final budget before leaving the European Union and is widely expected to loosen the purse strings but it has also warned that a chaotic “no deal” Brexit could force it to change track. Finance minister Philip Hammond will deliver his annual tax and spend statement before Parliament, alongside the Conservative government’s latest ...

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Britain readies last annual budget before Brexit

The British government will on Monday unveil its final budget before leaving the European Union and is widely expected to loosen the purse strings but it has also warned that a chaotic “no deal” Brexit could force it to change track. Finance minister Philip Hammond will deliver his annual tax and spend statement before Parliament, alongside the Conservative government’s latest ...

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Pakistan PM Hafiz Saeed? This could become reality, predicts study

Can Hafiz Saeed become Pakistan’s elected Prime Minister in near future? Yes, says a damning report published by the Oxford University and the Strategic Foresight Group. In a detailed analysis of a scenario in the year 2020, the report says, ‘Extremist and religious political parties in Pakistan [are] become increasingly popular. Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) is able to build its party infrastructure ...

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Pakistan PM Hafiz Saeed? This could become reality, predicts study

Can Hafiz Saeed become Pakistan’s elected Prime Minister in near future? Yes, says a damning report published by the Oxford University and the Strategic Foresight Group. In a detailed analysis of a scenario in the year 2020, the report says, ‘Extremist and religious political parties in Pakistan [are] become increasingly popular. Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) is able to build its party infrastructure ...

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