Monday, December 10, 2018


Soros foundation to close in Turkey after attack by Erdogan

Soros Foundation to Close in Turkey after Attack by Erdogan

By Ali Kucukgocmen and Gulsen Solaker ISTANBUL (Reuters)  George Soros's Open Society Foundation said on Monday it would cease operations in Turkey, days after President Tayyip...
People walk past a Dolce & Gabbana store at a shopping complex in Shanghai

Chinese Online Shopping Sites Ditch Dolce & Gabbana in Ad Backlash

By Pei Li and Cate Cadell BEIJING (Reuters)  Chinese e-commerce sites have removed Dolce & Gabbana products amid a spiralling backlash against an advertising campaign that...
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attends a session of the Shura Council in Riyadh

Exclusive: After Khashoggi Murder, Some Saudi Royals Turn against King’s Favourite...

LONDON (Reuters) Amid international uproar over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, some members of Saudi Arabia's ruling family are agitating to prevent Crown...
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey addresses students during a town hall at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in New Delhi

Twitter CEO Kicks Up Storm in India, Offending Some Hindus

By Krishna N. Das NEW DELHI (Reuters) Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has kicked up a social media storm in India after a picture of him holding...
"Zwarte Piet" (Black Pete), who is a Saint Nicholas' assistant is seen during a traditional parade in Amsterdam

Festive Fun or Racism? Dutch ‘Black Pete’ Row Gets Violent

AMSTERDAM (Reuters)  An annual pre-Christmas festival in the Netherlands this weekend was marred by scuffles and arrests as rival groups demonstrated their views on a...
Sahel and Wajdi Khashoggi, brothers of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, speak during the condolences in Jeddah

Khashoggi Family Receives Condolences after Riyadh Proffers Murder Culprits

By Stephen Kalin and Sarah Dadouch JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia/ISTANBUL (Reuters)  Mourners paid their respects on Friday to the family of Jamal Khashoggi, the prominent Saudi writer...
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