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    Two separate inquiries will be held into the Tathra bushfire
    Mar21

    Two separate inquiries will be held into the Tathra bushfire

    United States: President Donald Trump has congratulated Vladimir Putin on his re-election, a week after the US took a harder stance towards Russia, and said they would likely meet soon to discuss the arms race and crises in Ukraine,… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Trump congratulates Putin, summit on cards
    Mar21

    Trump congratulates Putin, summit on cards

    Russian President Vladimir Putin enters a hall to meet with candidates who participated in the last presidential election, at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia March 19, 2018. (Reuters pic) MOSCOW: US President Donald Trump congratulated Vladimir Putin Tuesday on his re-election, as the leaders raised the prospect of a summit in the near future —...

    Zuckerberg asked to testify about data usage
    Mar21

    Zuckerberg asked to testify about data usage

    By Danica Kirka and Gregory Katz | Associated Press LONDON — Leading Democrats in the Senate are asking Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to appear and answer questions about the how personal data is used by the company. Earlier Tuesday, the chairman of the U.K. parliamentary media committee, Damian Collins, said his group has repeatedly asked...

    Cambridge Analytica Is Proud That It Swayed and Corrupted Elections Across the Globe
    Mar20

    Cambridge Analytica Is Proud That It Swayed and Corrupted Elections Across the Globe

    It would be a dangerous mistake to assume that the United States was the data analytics firm’s only target. Cambridge Analytica, a data analytics firm based in the United Kingdom, has been a topic of heated debate in data science for a while. Now the consulting firm has gained a fresh wave of heightened notoriety after one of its previous...

    Trump congratulates Putin over victory
    Mar20

    Trump congratulates Putin over victory

    US President Donald Trump has spoken to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to congratulate him on his electoral victory two days ago, the BBC reports. He said they would meet in the “not too distant future” to discuss the arms race, Ukraine and Syria. Mr Trump said the arms race between the US and Russia was “getting out of control… but we...

    Donald Trump says he’ll likely meet soon with Vladimir Putin
    Mar20

    Donald Trump says he’ll likely meet soon with Vladimir Putin

    President Donald Trump said Tuesday he will soon meet with Russian President Vladmir Putin to “discuss the arms race,” Syria, Ukraine and North Korea. …read more Source: United Press...

    Mark Zuckerberg Asked to Testify as Cambridge Analytica Suspends CEO
    Mar20

    Mark Zuckerberg Asked to Testify as Cambridge Analytica Suspends CEO

    (LONDON) — A British parliamentary committee on Tuesday summoned Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to answer questions as authorities stepped up efforts to determine if the personal data of social media users has been used improperly to influence elections. The request comes amid allegations that a data mining firm based in the U.K used information...

    Cambridge Analytica’s Kenya election role ‘must be investigated’ – Nasa
    Mar20

    Cambridge Analytica’s Kenya election role ‘must be investigated’ – Nasa

    A full investigation must be carried out into a UK consultancy firm which helped take President Uhuru Kenyatta to victory, Nasa has told the BBC. National Super Alliance official Norman Magaya accused Cambridge Analytica and the ruling party of trying to “subvert the people’s will”. Cambridge Analytica bosses were apparently...

    Trump congratulates Putin on ‘sham’ re-election
    Mar20

    Trump congratulates Putin on ‘sham’ re-election

    President Donald Trump congratulated Vladimir Putin on the Russian president’s Sunday election victory, and predicted the two men will soon meet in person—but did not raise the subjects of Russian cyber-aggression or the recent nerve agent attack on British soil widely attributed to Moscow. “We had a very good call and I suspect that...

    Why I Became a U.S. Citizen in Today’s America: Cécile Daurat
    Mar20

    Why I Became a U.S. Citizen in Today’s America: Cécile Daurat

    Daurat, right, at the ceremony(Bloomberg Online) – On my right, a Catholic nun from Ukraine, in her habit. On her right, a woman from Liberia. On my left, a couple from India. Altogether we are 50 immigrants from 30 countries ranging alphabetically from Albania to Vietnam, gathered in a small town of historical renown: Washington Crossing,...