Monday, May 20, 2019

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An activist wearing a mask depicting Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg demonstrates during the European Union finance ministers meeting, outside the EU headquarters in Brussels

EU Ministers Fail to Break Digital Tax Deadlock

By Leigh Thomas BRUSSELS (Reuters)  European Union finance ministers failed to agree a tax on digital revenues on Tuesday, despite a last minute Franco-German plan to...
Undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. of the U.S. attends a news conference inn Tokyo

Boxer Floyd Mayweather and ‘DJ Khaled’ Charged by SEC over Token...

By Katanga Johnson WASHINGTON (Reuters)  Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. and a music producer known as "DJ Khaled" failed to disclose payments they received for promoting investments...
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...
A Facebook sign is seen during the China International Import Expo (CIIE), at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai

Singapore Lawmaker Blasts Facebook over Refusal to Take Down ‘False’ Post

By Fathin Ungku SINGAPORE (Reuters)  A Singapore lawmaker hit out at Facebook on Tuesday, saying it had reneged on a promise to help rein in fake...
Justin Bieber performs at Z100's Jingle Ball in Manhattan, New York, U.S.

With ‘My Wife,’ Justin Bieber Confirms Marriage to Hailey Baldwin

By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES (Reuters)  Pop singer Justin Bieber has confirmed his marriage to model Hailey Baldwin, posting the ultimate status update on social media...
Khadim Hussain Rizvi, leader of Tehrik-e-Labaik Pakistan Islamist political party gestures during an interview with Reuters in Lahore

Twitter Suspends Account of Hardline Cleric on Pakistan Government’s Request

By Asif Shahzad and Saad Sayeed ISLAMABAD (Reuters) Twitter suspended the account of a ultra-right Pakistani cleric on Sunday following inflammatory statements targeting the judiciary,...