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Twitter to ban political ads worldwide on its platform

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Twitter CEO and co-founder Jack Dorsey gestures while interacting with students at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in New Delhi on November 12, 2018. He announced that the social media platform would ban all political advertising globally. PHOTO | PRAKASH SINGH | AFP Washington, Twitter said Wednesday it would stop accepting political advertising globally […]

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Toronto man whose family died in Max 8 crash meets Boeing CEO

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Boeing Company President and Chief Executive Officer Dennis Muilenburg, right, sitting next to Boeing Commercial Airplanes Vice President and Chief Engineer John Hamilton, left, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 29, 2019. Watch CBCOctober 30, 2019 Paul Njoroge lost his wife, three children and his mother-in-law in the Ethiopian Airlines crash last March. He […]

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Boeing CEO Accused of Telling ‘Half-truths’ in 737 MAX Hearing

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Boeing Company President and Chief Executive Officer Dennis Muilenburg, right, sitting next to Boeing Commercial Airplanes Vice President and Chief Engineer John Hamilton, left, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 29, 2019. WASHINGTON – Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg faced intense grilling by U.S. lawmakers at a hearing on Tuesday over what the company […]

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Former Catalan leader to fight Belgian extradition

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Puigdemont, president of the Catalan region of Spain between January 2016 and October 2017, helped organise an independence referendum before fleeing to Belgium © AFP / JOHN THYS Brussels, Belgium, Oct 29 – Lawyers for former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont vowed Tuesday to fight Spain’s efforts to extradite him from Belgium on charges of sedition […]