French companies bruised by ‘yellow vests’ protests

French companies have this week revealed some 60 million euros ($69 million) of lost business from anti-government protests rocking the country, which could augur badly for the likes of supermarket chains Casino and Carrefour.

French companies have this week revealed some 60 million euros ($69 million) of lost business from anti-government protests rocking the country, which could augur badly for the likes of supermarket chains Casino and Carrefour.

Amendments 031-031 – Use of vehicles hired without drivers for the carriage of goods by road – A8-0193/2018(031-031)/rev1

Amendments 031-031 – A8-0193/2018 – REPORT on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2006/1/EC on the use of vehicles hired without drivers for the carriage of goods by road Source : © European Uni…

Amendments 031-031 - A8-0193/2018 - REPORT on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2006/1/EC on the use of vehicles hired without drivers for the carriage of goods by road

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Amendments 169-173 – European Social Fund Plus (ESF+) – A8-0461/2018(169-173)

Amendments 169-173 – A8-0461/2018 – REPORT on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the European Social Fund Plus (ESF+) Source : © European Union, 2019 – EP

Amendments 169-173 - A8-0461/2018 - REPORT on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the European Social Fund Plus (ESF+)

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Amendments 035-041 – Establishing the InvestEU Programme – A8-0482/2018(035-041)

Amendments 035-041 – A8-0482/2018 – REPORT on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing the InvestEU Programme Source : © European Union, 2019 – EP

Amendments 035-041 - A8-0482/2018 - REPORT on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing the InvestEU Programme

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Pentagon denies knowledge of prisoner abuse by US-backed forces in Yemen, but doubts linger

Amid mounting allegations of rape and torture of prisoners in Yemen by US-backed troops, the Pentagon says it’s not aware of any cases. That denial may signal Washington’s own involvement in the wrongdoing, RT was told. Read Full Article …

Preview Amid mounting allegations of rape and torture of prisoners in Yemen by US-backed troops, the Pentagon says it’s not aware of any cases. That denial may signal Washington’s own involvement in the wrongdoing, RT was told.
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Amendments 001-003 – Implementation of the Directive 2011/7/EU on combating late payment in commercial transactions – A8-0456/2018(001-003)

Amendments 001-003 – A8-0456/2018 – REPORT on the implementation of Directive 2011/7/EU on combating late payment in commercial transactions Source : © European Union, 2019 – EP

Amendments 001-003 - A8-0456/2018 - REPORT on the implementation of Directive 2011/7/EU on combating late payment in commercial transactions

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Syrian jihadists cement grip, forcing deal on Idlib rebels

Blacklisted jihadist fighters tightened their grip over Syria’s last major rebel-held region on Thursday after nine days of battle with Turkey-backed groups, putting a deal to prevent a massive army assault on the area in jeopardy.

Blacklisted jihadist fighters tightened their grip over Syria's last major rebel-held region on Thursday after nine days of battle with Turkey-backed groups, putting a deal to prevent a massive army assault on the area in jeopardy.

Indian federal police chief removed by PM Modi-led panel: TV

India’s federal police chief was ousted on Thursday by a panel led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, TV channels reported, a day after he took up his post again after being reinstated by the Supreme Court.

India's federal police chief was ousted on Thursday by a panel led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, TV channels reported, a day after he took up his post again after being reinstated by the Supreme Court.

Catholic Church rejects Congo vote result, loser decries ‘coup’

The Catholic Church rejected the official result of Congo’s presidential election on Thursday and the loser denounced a “coup”, dashing hopes that the country could stage the first uncontested transfer of power in its 59 years of independence.

The Catholic Church rejected the official result of Congo's presidential election on Thursday and the loser denounced a "coup", dashing hopes that the country could stage the first uncontested transfer of power in its 59 years of independence.

Ankara won’t buy Patriot missiles with condition of dropping S-400 deal with Moscow – FM

Turkey won’t strike a deal on purchasing American-made Patriot air defense missile systems if the US ties it with tearing up the existing arms contract with Moscow, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said. Read Full Article at RT.com

Preview Turkey won’t strike a deal on purchasing American-made Patriot air defense missile systems if the US ties it with tearing up the existing arms contract with Moscow, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said.
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