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Russian tycoon Magomedov arrested on embezzlement charges

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian authorities on Saturday arrested billionaire Ziyavudin Magomedov on charges of embezzling more than $35 million, in one of the highest-profile prosecutions of a Russian tycoon in years. Magomed Magomedov, a business partner and brother of co-owner of Russia’s Summa group Ziyavudin Magomedov, attends a hearing on ...

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Struggling Djokovic splits with coach Agassi

BELGRADE (Reuters) – Former world number one Novak Djokovic has parted company with head coach Andre Agassi after struggling to rediscover his form following a long elbow injury layoff. FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Australian Open – Melbourne, Australia, January 14, 2018. Novak Djokovic of Serbia speaks with his coach Andre ...

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Teachers back prospect of national strike over pay

Image copyright Getty Images The UK’s two biggest teaching unions have moved closer to national strikes over pay, backing ballots on action if substantial rises are not agreed. The National Education Union (NEU) agreed a motion for a strike ballot, while the Nasuwt backed calls for a rolling programme of ...

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Silicon Valley Warms to Trump After a Chilly Start

Yet quietly, the tech industry has warmed to the White House, especially as companies including Alphabet, Apple and Intel have benefited from the Trump administration’s policies. Those include lowering corporate taxes, encouraging development of new wireless technology like 5G and, so far, ignoring calls to break up the tech giants. ...

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