The mysterious case of a dead Russian businessman – BBC News

It was another mysterious Russian death on British soil. One afternoon in November 2012, the businessman Alexander Perepilichnyy went out for a jog and never came back. He was later found dead outside his mansion in Surrey. Mr Perepilichnyy was about to give evidence in a huge fraud case linked to Russian organised crime. Nearly six years on, as the inquest into his death is set to draw to a close, this programme has now learned that the government will be able to keep some key details secret – including…

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Brexit FAQ: Will Problems with the Irish border stop Brexit? – BBC News

After Brexit, the 310 mile border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland will become the UK’s border with the EU. At the moment, thousands of people cross it every day for both work and pleasure – as do goods, like food and medicines, being delivered across the two countries. As part of the EU single market and customs union, these products do not need to be checked for customs and standards, but when the UK leaves these two arrangements, this all changes. BBC’s Europe Correspondent Damian Grammaticas reports.…

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Tariq Ramadan: The rock star scholar and the rape claims – BBC News

Oxford professor Tariq Ramadan is one of the Muslim world’s most famous and charismatic speakers. But several women have now come forward to say that the man who used to preach religion in public, sexually assaulted them in private. He strongly denies the claims. Reporter: Myriam Francois Video journalist: Mohamed Madi #TariqRamadan #MeToo Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog

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🇮🇷 🇺🇸 The US, Iran and global oil markets | Counting the Cost

The Strait of Hormuz is a critical waterway to the world for Middle East oil and gas producers. Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Iraq and Iran send tankers full of crude to clients mostly in Asia. It is also Qatar’s main export corridor as the world’s biggest producer of gas. About a fifth of the world’s crude passes through the narrow strait between Oman and Iran. After the United States pulled waivers for nations trading with Iran, a string of alleged attacks on tankers and drone attacks on pipelines have increased tensions.…

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🇪🇬 Tourists wounded in bus blast near Egypt’s Giza Pyramids | Al Jazeera English

Passengers in a tourist bus in Egypt are being treated in hospital after a bomb exploded as they were passing the Giza Pyramids. Twenty-five South Africans were on board. The attack comes as Egypt’s government tries to revive its once-thriving tourism industry after years of violence and political unrest. Al Jazeera’s Victoria Gatenby reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/ #Egypt #GizaAttack #AljazeeraEnglish

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🇮🇶 Iraq: Rocket attack hits Baghdad’s Green Zone | Al Jazeera English

An apparent rocket attack has hit the high-security Green Zone. The area houses key government buildings and the United States embassy. Iraq’s state-run news agency says a Katyusha rocket crashed in the area without causing any casualties. Al Jazeera’s Charles Stratford joins us from Baghdad to discuss the latest updates. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/ #Iraq #Baghdad #GreenZone

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🌏 Should rich nations dump their rubbish on developing countries? | Inside Story

It’s often said that one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. But that’s not how the Philippines sees dozens of shipping containers filled with waste from Canada. The case has sparked a diplomatic dispute, and is just one example of a global problem with managing our rubbish. Who should pick up the task of treating our trash? Presenter: Nick Clark Guests: Beau Bakon-gis, Break Free From Plastics Ziad Abi-shaker, Founder, Cedar Environment industrial engineering organisation Edward Kosior – Nextek recycling consultancy Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter…

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🇵🇰 Meet Rozi Khan, the Pakistani Peter Dinklage | Al Jazeera English

TV series Game of Thrones may be coming to an end, but not for Rozi Khan. The Pakistani waiter became famous because of his uncanny resemblance to Peter Dinklage who plays Tyrion Lannister on the show. Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/ #GameOfThrones #PeterDinklage #PakistaniPeterDinklage

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