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Building influence through institutions: George Soros' intention is worrying but his strategy of ideological dominance is worth noting
India

Building influence through institutions: George Soros' intention is worrying but his strategy of ideological dominance is worth noting

It is easy to mock Soros, the very symbol of a cosmopolitan elite out to implement his latest ‘world-improving project’ by dipping into his seemingly bottomless resources. His declaration holds an even more sinister implication for a nation such as India whose colonial past has trampled upon its civilisational history. The process of emerging out of a colonial hangover is still underway.

At Davos, billionaire George Soros tears into Narendra Modi; says nationalism in India 'biggest and most frightening setback'
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At Davos, billionaire George Soros tears into Narendra Modi; says nationalism in India 'biggest and most frightening setback'

The businessman also accused Modi of imposing 'punitive measures on Kashmir, a semi-autonomous Muslim region'. He also alleged that Modi was 'threatening' to deprive millions of Muslims of their citizenship.

Facebook temporarily bans Israeli PM's son's account for anti-Muslim posts
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Facebook temporarily bans Israeli PM's son's account for anti-Muslim posts

The Facebook account was blocked for 24 hours after he called for "avenging the deaths" of two IDF.

Facebook backs Sheryl Sandberg's request to initiate research into George Soros
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Facebook backs Sheryl Sandberg's request to initiate research into George Soros

Sandberg had requested probe to find out if George Soros had shorted the company’s stock.

Facebook's Sandberg asked staff to research philanthropist George Soros finances
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Facebook's Sandberg asked staff to research philanthropist George Soros finances

Soros called Facebook a "menace," Sandberg thinks he had financial motivations against it.

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg asked staff to look into critic George Soros
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Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg asked staff to look into critic George Soros

Sheryl Sandberg asked staff to look into whether Soros had a financial interest in tarnishing Facebook.

Donald Trump invokes extraordinary national security powers to limit asylum; says people must 'come in legally'
World

Donald Trump invokes extraordinary national security powers to limit asylum; says people must 'come in legally'

Stung by midterm results, Donald Trump invokes extraordinary national security powers to limit asylum; says people must 'come in legally'

US midterm elections: America's racial divide on vivid display as Donald Trump amplifies hardline political strategy
World

US midterm elections: America's racial divide on vivid display as Donald Trump amplifies hardline political strategy

After Tuesday's election, it's likely that 87 percent of Republicans in the House will be white men, compared to just 37 percent for Democrats, said David Wasserman, who analyzes races for the Cook Political Report.

Florida native Cesar Sayoc charged with five federal crimes for sending pipe bombs to US politicians, faces 58 years in jail
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Florida native Cesar Sayoc charged with five federal crimes for sending pipe bombs to US politicians, faces 58 years in jail

Cesar Sayoc, 56, was arrested Friday on charges of sending package bombs, which officials described as IEDs, to at least 10 present and former high-level government officials including former president Barack Obama, former vice president Joe Biden and former secretary of state Hillary Clinton.

Mail bombs versus migrant caravan: Donald Trump goes all in on 2 powerful optics dominating US politics before 6 November midterm elections
World

Mail bombs versus migrant caravan: Donald Trump goes all in on 2 powerful optics dominating US politics before 6 November midterm elections


Out with the bombs and back to the migrant caravan. Donald Trump is mighty relived that Page One headlines will be cleared of the mail bomb story for the next 10 days before midterm elections 2018 which will decide political control over US Congress.

Florida native Cesar Sayoc arrested in connection with 12 mail bombs; Donald Trump says 'bomb stuff' is distracting
World

Florida native Cesar Sayoc arrested in connection with 12 mail bombs; Donald Trump says 'bomb stuff' is distracting

Federal authorities arrested a man in Florida on Friday in connection with the mail-bomb scare that widened to 12 suspicious packages sent to prominent Donald Trump critics, the US Justice Department said.

Donald Trump 'extremely angry, upset, unhappy' about pipe bombs being sent to Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, CNN bureau in NYC
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Donald Trump 'extremely angry, upset, unhappy' about pipe bombs being sent to Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, CNN bureau in NYC

US President Donald Trump has termed as "abhorrent" the sending of "suspicious packages" to his predecessor Barack Obama, 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and CNN, asserting that threats of political violence have no place in America.

Bombs mailed to Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, CNN: What's the political benefit when 6 crude explosives don't go off?
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Bombs mailed to Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, CNN: What's the political benefit when 6 crude explosives don't go off?

Who benefits when six bombs mailed to Hillary and Bill Clinton, Barack and Michelle Obama, CNN and other Trump rivals don't explode and the packaging is so rudimentary that it seems like the sender wants to be caught?

'Act of terror': 5 bombs mailed to Clintons, Obamas, CNN and others Trump rails against; New York ramps up police presence across city
World

'Act of terror': 5 bombs mailed to Clintons, Obamas, CNN and others Trump rails against; New York ramps up police presence across city

Before noon on Wednesday in the US East Coast, at least 5 packages containing 'functional explosive devices' were stopped before they reached Bill and Hillary Clinton, Barack and Michelle Obama, the CNN offices in Columbus Circle in Manhattan, New York mayor Andrew Cuomo and others. "This is an act of terror", Cuomo told media outlets and linked the toxic political environment to the way things are unfolding in the run-up to the midterm elections.

'Functional' bombs mailed to Hillary, Bill Clinton's home and Barack Obama's office; CNN New York offices also evacuated
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'Functional' bombs mailed to Hillary, Bill Clinton's home and Barack Obama's office; CNN New York offices also evacuated

A US official says a "functional explosive device" was found at Hillary and Bill Clinton's suburban New York home. Television network CNN is reporting that Secret Service has found an explosive device in the Washington DC office of former President Barack Obama too.

Explosive found outside billionaire George Soros' New York home; device defused without incident, FBI launches investigation
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Explosive found outside billionaire George Soros' New York home; device defused without incident, FBI launches investigation

88-year-old Hungarian-American businessman George Soros was not at home at the time and no one was injured in the incident. The explosive device was “proactively detonated” by bomb squad technicians.

Pakistan govt orders 18 international NGOs to shut operations and leave, says report
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Pakistan govt orders 18 international NGOs to shut operations and leave, says report

ActionAid, which focuses on education, poverty alleviation and human rights and is headquartered in Johannesburg, said it had received an expulsion notice from Pakistan’s ministry of interior

Helsinki Summit: Donald Trump's pandering to Vladimir Putin could have its origins in a very sinister place
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Helsinki Summit: Donald Trump's pandering to Vladimir Putin could have its origins in a very sinister place

Donald Trump arrived in Moscow on Monday, following a vigorous couple of days of golf in Scotland, which in turn were preceded by a State visit to London and the NATO Summit that saw the US president lay down the law to his country's treat allies

Roseanne Barr on her racist tweet about Obama adviser: Took time to gain insight, been misunderstood
Entertainment

Roseanne Barr on her racist tweet about Obama adviser: Took time to gain insight, been misunderstood

In May, ABC canceled her show after Roseanne Barr compared Jarrett to an ape in a now-deleted tweet.

Google and Facebook are obstacles to innovation that can adversely affect the functioning of democracy: Soros
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Google and Facebook are obstacles to innovation that can adversely affect the functioning of democracy: Soros

"Not only the survival of open society, but the survival of our entire civilisation is at stake," said Soros, at the WEF