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Citywire: Top stories Financial Times: Aga Rangemaster, the British manufacturer of upmarket cast-iron cookers, said on Tuesday that it had received a last-minute approach for a possible cash offer from Whirlpool Corporation. The Daily Telegraph: British online fashion...
BBC News: The government is set to announce "significant" changes to its planned rules on an in-out EU referendum. The changes will focus on the so-called purdah rules, which stop ministers using public money to campaign for one side, from 28 days before such a vote....
Dawn: BUDAPEST: Hungarian police blocked hundreds of migrants from boarding trains to western Europe from Budapest’s main rail station on Tuesday, as figures showed more than 350,000 have risked their lives to cross the Mediterranean this year. As hundreds of...
The Irish Times: The incoming secretary general of the European Commission assumed his new role on Tuesday, marking the end of the 10-year tenure of Irish official Catherine Day. Ms Day took leave of staff at the European Commission in Brussels on Monday. She was appointed in...
The Irish Times: Hungary has accused the European Union’s top officials of causing its refugee crisis and warned them to prepare for “millions” of new arrivals to the bloc, as hundreds of migrants massed outside a Budapest train station to demand passage to Germany. A day...
Topix: Global economic growth is likely to be weaker than earlier expected, the head of the International Monetary Fund said on Tuesday, due to a slower recovery in advanced economies and a further slowdown in emerging nations. International Monetary Fund Managing...
The Independent: Pharmaceutical companies spend tens of millions of euros on lobbyists every year to ensure “privileged access” to decision-makers in Brussels, according to a major new report that lifts the lid on their influence on EU drugs and healthcare policy. The industry...
Public Technologies: (Source: Tea Party Inc) (Breitbart) - The former U.S. Ambassador to the United NationsJohn Bolton has issued a stark warning to the United States government, asserting that the EU migrant crisis doesn't just threaten Europe and the United Kingdom, but has...
Public Technologies: (Source: SEMI - Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International) TAIPEI, Taiwan - 2 September2015 - SEMICON Taiwan 2015 opened today starting a three-day event drawing over 43,000 attendees from electronics manufacturing. Held 2-4 September, SEMICON...
Belfast Telegraph: Suspected migrant activity has suspended Channel Tunnel rail services between the UK and France, Eurostar said. The...
Irna: Tehran, Sept 2, IRNA - The imam of ForestMosque in Brussels called on Muslims in Belgium to not observe the feast of the sacrifice during the upcoming Eid Al Adha in protest of the Belgian government ban on religious slaughter.......
Tampa Bay Online: BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary stunned migrants and European partners Tuesday by blocking asylum-seekers from its westbound trains, a move that raised new challenges for the EU's passport-free travel zone and could drive many into the reckless hands of...