Archive du mois : avril 2018

U.S. Makes Final Pitch to Seize to Block AT&T’s Time Warner Deal 0

U.S. Makes Final Pitch to Seize to Block AT&T’s Time Warner Deal

By and The U.S. made its final plea in the trial over AT&T Inc.’s proposed takeover of Time Warner Inc., telling a judge that consumers will pay the price if the owner of the country’s biggest pay-TV company gains control over an array of « must-have » programming content. It’s a « key fact » that the $85 billion…

Iran: Stopping ‘terror’ publicly, mourning the ineffective secretly 0

Iran: Stopping ‘terror’ publicly, mourning the ineffective secretly

Since the start of the Syrian uprising in 2011, Iran’s military footprint in Syria has gradually increased. In the early days of the war, Tehran’s intervention was limited to sending military advisors to train Syrian forces. Today, it is recruiting and commanding a number of Shia militias which have become the dominant pro-regime forces on…

Ultimate asking! Trump floats Korea border belief 0

Ultimate asking! Trump floats Korea border belief

Image copyright EPA Image caption The border village of Panmunjom, which Donald Trump has suggested as a location for a summit Donald Trump has tweeted to suggest the North-South Korea border for his feverishly anticipated summit with Kim Jong-un, before adding: « Just asking! » The US president is preparing for historic talks with his North Korean…

Brussels warns Sajid Javid of ‘concerns’ with Brexit EU electorate register hours after his appointment 0

Brussels warns Sajid Javid of ‘concerns’ with Brexit EU electorate register hours after his appointment

Theresa May’s new Home Secretary has been warned of potential problems with the Home Office’s system to register EU citizens just hours after starting his new job. Senior figures from the European Parliament marked Sajid Javid’s first day by sending him a joint letter laying out their concerns – and warning that the Windrush scandal must…

T-Mobile and Bound own a long historical past of insulting each various — own a own a examine these harsh exchanges 0

T-Mobile and Bound own a long historical past of insulting each various — own a own a examine these harsh exchanges

The biggest loser in the $26.5 billion merger between Sprint and T-Mobile may be fans of Twitter smacktalk. T-Mobile CEO John Legere and Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure have long traded shots on Twitter and in public statements. Legere, in particular, has issued some expletive-laden tweets about the company he’s now going to be running. He…

Converse in Moscow in opposition to Telegram app ban 0

Converse in Moscow in opposition to Telegram app ban

Thousands of people have gathered on the streets of the Russian capital to protest against the government’s blocking of the encrypted messaging app Telegram. Protesters in Moscow are carrying placards with messages like « We do not want television, we want Telegram » and « Things are so bad even the introverts have come out ». Thousands People in…

The hypocrisy of the European Of us’s Occasion 0

The hypocrisy of the European Of us’s Occasion

Seventy years ago, in the aftermath of the total destruction that the unleashing of rabid nationalism brought to Europe, a group of visionary men came together with an idea of uniting European countries. At the helm of this project was a circle of influential Christian Democrats, including Italian prime minister and anti-fascist politician Alcide De Gasperi…

Naples mayor assaults Juve? 0

Naples mayor assaults Juve?

The Mayor of Naples has appeared to launch a stinging attack on Juventus, accusing them of ‘stealing from the state’ and being a ‘corrupt power’. Although Luigi De Magistris [pictured, left] did not mention Juve explicitly in his Facebook post, the likes of Gazzetta dello Sport are convinced he was referring to the Bianconeri, given…