September 19, 2018

Following is the chronology of the major events leading to the arrest and release of Pakistan’s ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif: April 4, 2016: The International Consortium of Investigative Journalism publishes the Panama Papers, exposing tax evasion by the world’s elite through off-shore accounts and shell companies. The documents include the name of the Sharif […]

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The typhoon that has been battering parts of Asia in the past week is named Mangkhut. What does the name mean, and why did the Philippines call the storm Ompong instead? “Mangkhut” is Thai for mangosteen, a reddish-purple fruit native to Southeast Asia, pictured above. The longtime New York Times journalist and food writer R.W. […]

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Nexia BT partner Karl Cini risks facing an investigation by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, the Times of Malta has learnt. In a letter sent to the global network of accountants, Nationalist MEP David Casa listed cases of alleged wrongdoing resulting from the Panama Papers and involving Mr Cini. He accused Mr Cini of […]

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Sharif, daughter and son-in-law released from jail after Pak court suspends sentences in corruption case Ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law were released from prison on Wednesday, hours after a top court suspended their sentences in a major corruption case that jeopardised their political career. In a relief to the still-grieving […]

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The Confederation of Danish Industry predicts that the trade war between the United States and China could have a large impact on Danish companies. Peter Thagesen, the CEO of Dansk Industri, which represents 10,000 organisations, believes that a weakening of the American and Chinese economies will decrease Danish exports. Thagesen made the comments in response […]

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Following is the chronology of the major events leading to the arrest and imminent release of Pakistan’s ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif: April 4, 2016: The International Consortium of Investigative Journalism publishes the Panama Papers, exposing tax evasion by the world’s elite through off-shore accounts and shell companies. The documents include the name of the […]

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