Saturday, May 25, 2019
The technology giant had noticed the gender pay-gap which affects some of its low level software engineers in its annual analysis of compensation across the firm. According to their findings, women would be paid more than men. The California based company uses an algorithm to work out how...
Senior Brussels chiefs fear Russian-based organisations will attempt to sway the vote of the 27-member states for new European Parliament MPs by spreading fake news and hacking in to institutions. One diplomat told the Financial Times: “We know that they are already attempting to make mischief and, in...
The oven was constructed in the garden of the home of Saudi Arabia’s consul-general in Istanbul, the worker who built it told an Al Jazeera documentary. Mr Khashoggi was killed inside the Saudi Arabian consulate in the Turkish city in October and his body has never been found....
French President Emmanuel Macron has written a 1,600-word comment piece appearing in The Guardian tearing into Brexiteers, labelling them as “anger mongers backed by fake news”. Mr Macron launched his attack as part of a broader plea for reform of the EU, which he said had never been...
Emanuela Orlandi disappeared 36 years ago and was last seen leaving a music class aged just 15-years-old. The daughter of a Vatican police guard has never been seen since vanishing in 1983. However, the holy city has received an anonymous letter, presented by her family lawyer, which states...
The Hungarian prime minister and his Fidesz faces expulsion from the centre-right European People’s Party amid a fiery row over Mr Orban’s anti-EU approach. The European Conservatives and Reformists, the European Parliament’s third largest group, is hopeful of convincing Mr Orban to join their movement to make up...
Michael Jackson’s legacy has been under scrutiny since his death in 2009, amid claims of sexual abuse. On Wednesday, controversial documentary “Leaving Neverland” will air on Channel 4 focusing on the alleged sexual abuse by Mr Jackson with two men – Wade Robson and James Safechuck. The two-part series has been met...
Valery Gerasimov, chief of the general staff of Russia’s armed forces, said Washington had deployed a secret strategy to destabilise its enemies by sparking street protests and civil disobedience before launching military strikes. And the military chief Russia had to “respond to the threat by creating a threat”,...
A spokesman for the Pakistan Navy said: “The Pakistan Navy used its specialised skills to ward off the submarine, successfully keeping it from entering Pakistani waters. The Indian submarine was not targeted keeping in view Pakistan's policy of peace.” Officials also released aerial video footage appearing to show...
President Trump is planning to throw Delhi out of America’s Generalised System of Preferences (GSP), a move which would end duty free entry of up to $5.6 billion worth of India’s exports to the United States. Indian officials have moved to calm talk of a fresh trade war,...