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Anzacs witnessed the Armenian genocide – that shouldn’t be forgotten in our mythologising | James Robins

We have a chance to build a more honest and genuine tradition “It is universally admitted,” the great psychologist Sigmund Freud wrote as the 19th century turned to the 20th, “that in the origins of the traditions and folklore of a people, care must be taken to eliminate from the memory such a motive as would be...

The shocking rape trial that galvanised Spain’s feminists – and the far right

The ‘wolf pack’ case inspired widespread anger and protests against sexual assault laws in Spain. But the anti-feminist backlash that followed has helped propel the far right to its biggest gains since Franco. By Meaghan BeatleyIn the early hours of 7 July 2016, surrounded by throngs of revellers dancing and drinking, an 18-year-old woman suddenly found herself alone....

Asian stocks inch up but China falters; oil at 2019 highs

Stocks in Asia rose marginally on Tuesday as many markets reopened after the long Easter break, while oil jumped to its highest this year as the United States tightened sanctions on Iran. Source link : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/715vWYmwu5I/asian-stocks-inch-up-but-china-falters-oil-at-2019-highs-idUSKCN1RZ02C Author : Publish date : 2019-04-23 04:14:05 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

‘Operation Blackout is underway’: Russia blames US for Venezuela power crisis

Deputy defence minister says US using a ‘broad range of techniques’ in bid to oust president Nicolás MaduroRussia has accused the United States of deliberately causing a succession of crippling power cuts in Venezuela as part of a plot to topple its president, Nicolás Maduro, dubbed “Operation Blackout”.The crisis-stricken South American country has been rocked by a series...

Wilson gifts O-line teammates $12K in Amazon stock

A week after Russell Wilson agreed to his four-year, $140 million deal with the Seahawks, he reportedly decided to share the wealth with the Seattle offensive linemen, gifting them each $12,000 in Amazon stock. Source link : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/sportsNews/~3/GkEQ2vsfJU4/wilson-gifts-o-line-teammates-12k-in-amazon-stock-idUSKCN1RZ034 Author : Publish date : 2019-04-23 01:16:36 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

Spain election: leaders clash on Catalonia during TV debate

Early polls suggest PM and socialist party leader Pedro Sánchez emerged most favourably from the debateOn Monday night the leaders of Spain’s four main political parties went head to head in a 90-minute televised debate in which they hoped to sway the 30% of the electorate who remain undecided as the nation faces an extended period of weak...

Sport: Solomon Islands U17 footballers excited by Europe challenge – Radio New Zealand

Sport: Solomon Islands U17 footballers excited by Europe challenge  Radio New ZealandThe Solomon Islands Under 17 men's football team can't wait to test themselves on the world stage at the UEFA International development tournament. Source link : https://www.radionz.co.nz/international/pacific-news/387583/sport-solomon-islands-u17-footballers-excited-by-europe-challenge Author : Publish date : 2019-04-23 00:04:28 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

Facebook hires State Department lawyer as general counsel

Facebook Inc on Monday named the legal adviser to the U.S. State Department as its general counsel, as the social media giant faces growing regulatory hurdles and privacy concerns. Source link : http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/T0KoPUYaHYQ/facebook-hires-state-department-lawyer-as-general-counsel-idUSKCN1RY1JN Author : Publish date : 2019-04-22 23:47:49 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

Pedro Sánchez: Spain's accidental PM on a roll

Unlikely events propelled a struggling politician to Spain's top job - and the top of the polls. Source link : https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-48012724 Author : Publish date : 2019-04-22 23:41:59 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

Manchester United stars may look to exit if club misses out on top four

• Paul Pogba and David de Gea among those who could opt to go• Pogba says players ‘disrespected’ club in Everton defeatDavid de Gea, Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku will all consider their futures if Manchester United fail to qualify for the Champions League.United’s The 4-0 humiliation at Everton on Sunday has left United sixth on 64 points....

Goldman Sachs rehires Barclays banker for private deals team

Lyle Schwartz, who leads Goldman's alternative capital solutions business in Europe, told Financial News earlier in April: “Companies are staying ... Source link : https://www.fnlondon.com/articles/goldman-sachs-rehires-barclays-banker-for-private-deals-team-20190423 Author : Publish date : 2019-04-22 23:03:45 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

BlueMountain's Europe CEO Louisa Church Is Joining Och-Ziff

She will be based in London. Church joined BlueMountain in 2010 and took over as the sole head of the European business about two years ago. Source link : https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-04-22/bluemountain-s-europe-ceo-church-is-said-to-be-joining-och-ziff Author : Publish date : 2019-04-22 20:26:15 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Anzacs witnessed the Armenian genocide – that shouldn’t be forgotten in our mythologising |...

We have a chance to build a more honest and genuine tradition “It is universally admitted,” the great psychologist Sigmund Freud wrote...

The shocking rape trial that galvanised Spain’s feminists – and the far right

The ‘wolf pack’ case inspired widespread anger and protests against sexual assault laws in Spain. But the anti-feminist backlash that followed has helped...

Asian stocks inch up but China falters; oil at 2019 highs

Stocks in Asia rose marginally on Tuesday as many markets reopened after the long Easter break, while oil jumped to its highest this...

‘Operation Blackout is underway’: Russia blames US for Venezuela power crisis

Deputy defence minister says US using a ‘broad range of techniques’ in bid to oust president Nicolás MaduroRussia has accused the United States...

Wilson gifts O-line teammates $12K in Amazon stock

A week after Russell Wilson agreed to his four-year, $140 million deal with the Seahawks, he reportedly decided to share the wealth with...

Spain election: leaders clash on Catalonia during TV debate

Early polls suggest PM and socialist party leader Pedro Sánchez emerged most favourably from the debateOn Monday night the leaders of Spain’s four...

Sport: Solomon Islands U17 footballers excited by Europe challenge – Radio New Zealand

Sport: Solomon Islands U17 footballers excited by Europe challenge  Radio New ZealandThe Solomon Islands Under 17 men's football team can't wait to test themselves...

Facebook hires State Department lawyer as general counsel

Facebook Inc on Monday named the legal adviser to the U.S. State Department as its general counsel, as the social media giant faces...