Secret accounts: Switzerland to exchange info with 21 more countries

Switzerland, which has been working to end its years-long practice of banking secrecy, said Thursday it aimed to dramatically increase the number of countries it cooperates with towards international fiscal transparency.

Switzerland, which has been working to end its years-long practice of banking secrecy, said Thursday it aimed to dramatically increase the number of countries it cooperates with towards international fiscal transparency. The Swiss government said in a statement that it wanted to extend the automatic exchange of information (AEOI) on bank accounts to 21 more […]

Dwayne Johnson (The Rock) Might Run for President in 2020

Dwayne Johnson (The Rock) Might Run for President in 2020

He’s a former WWE champ, then the highest-paid movie star in the world, and he might become the president. Well, anything can happen since Donald Trump was elected. Arnold Schwarzenegger managed to make the surreal leap between bodybuilding, Hollywood stardom and politics in the Nineties and Noughties, and it looks like Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson […]

Trump vows to deport 3 million illegal migrants

Trump vows to deport 3 million illegal migrants

Donald Trump will keep his vow to deport millions of undocumented migrants from the United States, he said in an interview to be broadcast Sunday, saying as many as three million could be removed after he takes office. “What we are going to do is get the people that are criminal and have criminal records, […]

Breaking: Trumps wins US election

Breaking: Trumps wins US election

The Republican Candidate, Donald Trump has won the presidential election held on the 8 of November, 2016. Hillary Clington, the major contender has called the President elect to concede defeat. Details later..

Brexit: Court gives condition for UK to leave EU

Parliament must vote on whether the UK can start the process of leaving the EU, the High Court has ruled, BBC reports. This means the government cannot trigger Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty – beginning formal exit negotiations with the EU – on its own. Theresa May says the referendum – and existing ministerial […]

Police detain imam over call to kill Muslims

Police detain imam over call to kill Muslims

Swiss police arrested an imam at a controversial mosque near Zurich on Wednesday after he allegedly urged followers to kill fellow Muslims who refused to join communal prayers. In a statement, the prosecutor in Zurich’s cantonal government said the imam at the An’Nur de Winterhour mosque, who is an Ethiopian national, had been detained for […]

Murder: I met my victim on the Internet – Accused

British banker, Rurik Jutting, who is accused of murdering two Indonesian women in his upscale Hong Kong apartment, was a cocaine addict who had developed drug-induced fantasies, a court heard Wednesday. The 31-year-old Cambridge graduate and former securities trader for Bank of America-Merrill Lynch has pleaded “not guilty” to two murder charges, on the grounds […]

Trump gets booed at New York event

Trump gets booed at New York event

Taking a break from the nastiest campaign in recent memory, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton came together Thursday for a New York white-tie soiree intended to bring some levity just weeks before the November 8 vote. The candidates shared some laughs but several of Trump’s jokes turned sour and drew boos at the annual Alfred […]

Cut ties with Trump – Republican biggest donors urges

Cut ties with Trump – Republican biggest donors urges

WASHINGTON — Several of the Republican Party’s most generous donors called on the Republican National Committee on Thursday to disavow Donald J. Trump, saying that allegations by multiple women that Mr. Trump had groped or made inappropriate sexual advances toward them threatened to inflict lasting damage on the party’s image. To an elite group of […]