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Salesforce boss warns of’trust crisis’ facing government and tech

Regulations are out of step with the digital world in which we now live, Salesforce Australia chief executive Pip Marlow says.

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Police investigation of Australian’s’orgasm retreat’ in Bali comes to premature conclusion

Police in Bali said the organizer of an “orgasm retreat” that went viral last week did not violate any law because the event was canceled. This article, Police investigation of Australian’s ‘orgasm retreat’ in Bali comes to premature end, originally appeared on Coconuts, Asia’s leading alternative media company.

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Katie Price row left me 40,000 from pocket says instagram model

Get our daily coronavirus email newsletter with all the news you need to know direct to your inbox Sign up Katie Price is caught in the middle of a bitter cash row between a fellow model and a convicted fraudster. Australian fitness fan Debbie Sugrue, says she was left £40,000 out of pocket after striking…

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Pant will be all-time good, says Ganguly

India’s team management often shields Rishabh Pant from criticism by calling him a “special talent” – and the 23-year-old has lived up to that billing once again. The thrilling wicketkeeper-batsman, who inspired India to a series win in Australia with two bewitching innings, did it again on Friday, crashing a potentially match-winning century in the…

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China aluminium giant Hongqiao to publish carbon goals this year, chairman says

March 20 (Reuters) – China Hongqiao Group, the world’s biggest private-sector producer of aluminium, will this year publish targets for lower carbon emissions and an action plan on how to reach them, its chairman Zhang Bo said on Saturday.China’s energy-intensive aluminium smelting industry emitted more CO2 than entire countries such as Indonesia last year, according…

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Two men sentenced to death to Pakistan gang rape

LAHORE (Reuters) – Two men were sentenced to death on Saturday for gang-raping a woman on the side of a highway in Pakistan last year, an attack that triggered nationwide protests and calls for tougher laws.The men, Abid Malhi and Shafqat Hussain, were convicted of gang rape, kidnapping, robbery and terrorism offences, according to a…

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Two men sentenced to death to Pakistan gang rape: prosecutors

LAHORE (Reuters) – Two men were sentenced to death on Saturday for gang-raping a woman on the side of a highway in Pakistan last year, an attack that triggered nationwide protests and calls for tougher laws.The men, Abid Malhi and Shafqat Hussain, were convicted of gang rape, kidnapping, robbery and terrorism offences, according to a…

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Portugal to quarantine travellers from South Africa through other countries

LISBON (Reuters) – Portugal said on Saturday that passengers arriving from South Africa via a stopover in another country must also quarantine for 14 days and present a negative COVID-19 test taken 72 hours before arrival, the interior ministry said on Saturday.Direct flights from South Africa have already been halted and although few cases of…

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INSTANT VIEW-Turkish lira at crosshairs after latest central bank chief ousted

ISTANBUL, March 20 (Reuters) – President Tayyip Erdogan abruptly sacked Turkey’s central bank chief on Saturday, two days after a sharp interest rate hike to head off inflation, replacing him with a former ruling party lawmaker and critic of tight monetary policy.Sahap Kavcioglu, a former member of parliament for Erdogan’s AK Party, replaces Naci Agbal…

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Istanbul municipality says will challenge Gezi Park move

FILE PHOTO: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a meeting to announce an economic reform package, in Istanbul, Turkey March 12, 2021. REUTERS/Murad SezerISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey has transferred ownership of Istanbul’s Gezi Park, the focus of anti-government protests in 2013, to national from municipal ownership, drawing criticism from the opposition-run city which said it…