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  • Abe sets agenda as G20 leaders head to Osaka 24 Jun 2019 13:06 MENAFN (MENAFN - Asia Times) Security is being massively upgraded. Tiger-suited local matrons are rapping welcome songs, and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has laid out a hopeful agenda for the G20 summit, which takes place in the port city of Osaka on Friday and …
  • Domino’s workers take pizza giant to court 24 Jun 2019 12:43 Advertiser Pizza giant Domino’s will on Tuesday be hit with a class action by workers who claim to have been underpaid for almost five years. The class action is being brought on behalf of delivery drivers and in-store workers employed across Domino’s franchise …
  • Clegg: Facebook to set up its own ‘court’ for content moderation 24 Jun 2019 12:32 EurActiv Facebook has plans to establish an independent oversight board “analogous to a court,” that will have the power to make decisions on what content should be removed from the platform, the company’s head of global policy, Nick Clegg, said on Monday (24 April …
  • Workers take pizza giant to court 24 Jun 2019 11:30 Advertiser The class action is being brought on behalf of delivery drivers and in-store workers employed across Domino’s franchise network.It alleges key award entitlements were systemically avoided between June 24, 2013 and January 24, 2018.It will be launched by …

Windows 7 boost could stop you upgrading to Windows 10 for now

WINDOWS 10 is the operating system that Microsoft wants everyone to use but a new update for Windows 7 might convince fans to stick with this ageing software for a little while longer. Windows 7 update new features Windows 10 numbers continue to grow with millions of users now switching over to this latest operating system. Recent figures from Thurrot.com, suggest there’s now over 825 million devices that are running Windows 10 and that means Microsoft is closing […]

Stomach bloating: Five possible reasons why your stomach bloats

BLOATING is a symptom that can appear at any age and is associated with gastrointestinal disorders. What are the five reasons why we bloat and how can a person can relieve the symptoms? Dr. Oz looks at the best foods for avoiding stomach bloating Bloating is when a person feels a fullness and tightness in the abdomen. It is often accompanied by a swollen and unsightly belly. Occasionally a person will feel pain and this can […]

Brexit betrayal: Three years, NO EU exit- we must not trust Westminster, says NIGEL FARAGE

TODAY is the third anniversary of the day Britain voted Leave in the EU referendum. In numbers that’s 17.4 million votes. Three years. No Brexit. Brexit has suffered three major betrayals by the political establishment. Yet the worst may be to come. We could be facing the biggest betrayal of all if they prevent the UK from leaving on the new deadline of October 31. Let’s just remind ourselves of those three great Brexit betrayals. […]

Dozens burnt to death as Shell pipeline explodes in Rivers

Dozens were feared dead when a gas pipeline exploded at Kom Kom in Oyigbo Local Government Area of Rivers state on Saturday. An eyewitness told newsmen that, “We were just waking up when we heard a very loud sound. We knew it was an explosion but did not know the kind of explosion. We later traced the tick smoke to the gas pipeline.” Authorities said majority of the casualties are burnt beyond recognition in the […]

Super Falcons dumped out of Women’s World Cup

Nigeria have been eliminated from the 2019 Women’s World Cup, following a 3-0 defeat to Germany on Saturday. The Super Falcons were the last team that qualified for the Round of 16 stage and were tasked with inflicting a first loss on the Europeans. But their early resistance was broken, after Alexandra Popp headed in the first goal unmarked in the 20th minute. Just seven minutes later, Sara Daebritz doubled the German’s advantage from the […]