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Maryam Nawaz: Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam booked for holding anti-govt rally in Pakistan | World News

LAHORE: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter and Opposition Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz’s vice-president Maryam Nawaz was on Tuesday booked along with over 2,000 party members for holding an anti-government rally in Lahore where she called Prime Minister Imran Khan a “coward, selected and puppet” who hides behind the Army. The rally by the 11-member opposition […]

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Google Up Against Laws That Thwarted Microsoft (and Others Since 1890)

Others insisted that the technological shift toward the internet and away from the personal computer meant that Microsoft lost the gatekeeper power it once held. Technology, not antitrust, opened the door to competition, they said. The Justice Department, in its suit and in a briefing with reporters, was vague about what remedies the government would […]

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Nearly half of Q3 new subscriber growth from Asia-Pacific

Indian commuters travelling past large billboards in Mumbai for ‘Sacred Games’, Netflix’s first original Indian series. The streaming giant is locked in a battle with Amazon Prime for a slice of India’s fast growing on-demand video market. INDRANIL MUKHERJEE | AFP | Getty Images Netflix subscribers in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region were the largest contributor […]

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Elliott Broidy Pleads Guilty in Foreign Lobbying Case

When Mr. Trump won, Mr. Broidy began aggressively promoting his connections to the new administration to politicians, business executives and governments around the world. His defense company won big contracts from the United Arab Emirates and Angola. And Mr. Broidy discussed the possibility of a visit to Mar-a-Lago, the president’s private resort in Florida, for […]

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Obama To Hold “Drive-In” Rally For Joe Biden In Philadelphia

Obama will hold a drive-in car rally and encourage Pennsylvanians to make their plans to vote early Washington, United States: Former US president Barack Obama’s first appearance on the campaign trail for Democratic nominee Joe Biden will be a “drive-in car rally” in Philadelphia on Wednesday, the Biden campaign said. Philadelphia, with a population of […]

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Pandemic Speeds Labour Shift From Humans To Robots, WEF Survey Finds

ZURICH: Robots will destroy 85 million jobs at mid-sized to large businesses over the next five years as the COVID-19 pandemic accelerates changes in the workplace likely to exaggerate inequalities, a World Economic Forum (WEF) study has found. Surveys of nearly 300 global companies found four out of five business executives were accelerating plans to […]