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Fishmongers’ Hall porter tried to fend off attacker with ornamental spear, inquest told

Lukasz Koczocik grabbed pike from wall to hold off terrorist attacker Usman Khan near London BridgeThe head porter at Fishmongers’ Hall in London was stabbed in the hand and shoulder by terrorist attacker Usman Khan as he tried to fend him off with an ornamental boarding pike, an inquest has heard.Lukasz Koczocik grabbed the pike after Khan, a convicted terrorist released on licence, had fatally stabbed Jack Merritt, 25, and Saskia Jones, 23, at a prisoner rehabilitation event on 29 November 201...
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Al Rayan Investment's Khan on #Qatar's Plans to Allow Foreign Ownership of Stocks, #Iran Nuke Talks - Bloomberg video

Al Rayan Investment's Khan on Qatar's Plans to Allow Foreign Ownership of Stocks, Iran Nuke Talks - Bloomberg Akber Khan, Senior Director of Asset Management at Al Rayan Investment, discusses Qatar's stock surge on plans to allow foreign investors to fully own listed companies, the significance of ongoing negotiations to revive the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, and the Saudi government's plan to add over a million homes by 2030. He speaks with Manus Cranny on "Bloomberg Daybreak: M...
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Fight Talk; Joshua, Fury, Benn, Khan, Shields, Holyfield, Courtney

Khan responds to Benn, Joshua-Fury is within reach, Holyfield set for ring return and Shields makes her position clear.
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Pakistan's prime minister under fire for linking rise in rape cases to how women dress

Hundreds have signed a statement circulating online calling Khan's comments "factually incorrect, insensitive and dangerous."
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Pakistan's leader blamed a rise in rape cases on how women dress, saying 'vulgarity' has 'consequences' and men lack 'willpower'

Pakistan's prime minister, Imran Khan, said in April that the country was using a system intended to surveil terrorists to monitor the coronavirus. EuropaNewswire/Gado/Getty Images Pakistan's PM Imran Khan suggested the way women dress is to blame for rape. "If you keep on increasing vulgarity, it will have consequences," Khan said on Monday. Khan's remarks have sparked widespread criticism, including from his ex-wife. See more stories on Insider's business page. Pakistan...
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Outrage after Pakistan’s PM Imran Khan links rape to how women dress

Khan faces backlash for saying increase in rapes indicated ‘consequences in any society where vulgarity is on the rise’.
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All the new shows you can watch on Disney Plus - from 'The Mandalorian' to 'The Falcon and the Winter Soldier'

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Disney+; Gilbert Espinoza/Business Insider Disney Plus has several new shows based on big franchises, like "Star Wars" and Marvel. The service also offers a lot of non-fiction shows and documentaries. Disney Plus costs $8/month or $80/year, and you can bundle it with Hulu and ESPN+ for $14/month. Monthly Subscription Service (small) Disney Plus has a lot of new shows to stream. There are spin-offs, s...
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5 more countries that are impossible to conquer

A US infantry patrol moves up to assault a Viet Cong position during Operation Hawthorne, in Dak To in South Vietnam. US Army Signal Corps Conquering a country means not only defeating its military but its population as well. Throughout history, some peoples have been particularly successful at resisting invaders. See more stories on Insider's business page. The true conquest of a country is more than just invading its land borders. To truly conquer a country, an invader has to subdue ...
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Pakistani government accused of 'sabotaging' rights watchdog

Islamabad high court orders government to fill vacant post at head of National Commission for Human RightsThe prime minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, and his government have been accused of trying to “sabotage” the country’s independent human rights watchdog to prevent accountability for mounting abuses and oppression.Legislators, activists and lawyers told the Guardian that Khan’s government “punished” and immobilised Pakistan’s National Commission for Human Rights (NCHR) over reports that it h...
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London mayoral race 2021: Five things learned from Khan v Bailey

Shaun Bailey and Sadiq Khan did not hold back in a head-to-head TV debate ahead of the 6 May election.
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London mayoral race 2021: Five things learned from Khan v Bailey

Shaun Bailey and Sadiq Khan did not hold back in a head-to-head TV debate ahead of the 6 May election.
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ServiceNow takes RPA plunge by acquiring India-based startup Intellibot

ServiceNow became the latest company to take the robotic process automation (RPA) plunge when it announced it was acquiring Intellibot, an RPA startup based in Hyderabad, India. The companies did not reveal the purchase price. The purchase comes at a time where companies are looking to automate workflows across the organization. RPA provides a way to automate a set of legacy processes, which often involve humans dealing with mundane repetitive work. The announcement comes on the heels of the com...
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It’s A Monday Practice In Detroit

via Ansar Khan tweet, practice lines: Fabbri-Larkin-Mantha Zadina-Namestnikov-Gagner Svechnikov-Rasmussen-Ryan Helm-Glendening-Erne Brome-Filppula-Nielsen (extras in gray) DeKeyser-Hronek Staal-Stecher Nemeth-Merrill Cholowski-Djoos/Biega Greiss Pickard Bertuzzi and Bernier not practicing added 11:22am, Khan... power play units: Rasmussen (net front), Erne (bumper), Larkin-Zadina (flanks), Hronek (point). And Mantha (net front), Gagner (bumper), Fabbr...
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Biden will nominate big tech critic and antitrust star Lina Khan to the FTC

Biden didn’t campaign on getting tough against big tech, but his early actions are speaking louder than his words. The White House confirmed its intentions to nominate Lina Khan to the FTC Monday, sending a clear signal that his administration will break from the Silicon Valley-friendly precedents of the Obama era. Politico first reported Biden’s planned nomination of Khan, which will be subject to Senate confirmation, earlier this month. Lina Khan is a star of the antitrust movement, insofar as...
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Biden nominates tech critic Lina Khan to the FTC

Khan is widely praised in progressive circles for her scholarship on antitrust, which has focused on tech companies in particular.
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The Latest: Arkansas Gov: end of mask mandate at month’s end

By The Associated Press LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Sunday that he believes his proposal to remove a mask mandate intended to slow the spread of the coronavirus will take place as planned at the end of the month. On CNN’s ‘State of the Union,’ Hutchinson said goals he announced in February to lift the mask mandate, which include a positivity rate below 10%, or fewer than 750 hospitalizations, are being met and he believes the mask requirement will be lifted. “I set some...
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Friday Practice

via Ansar Khan tweet, RedWings practice: Fabbri-Larkin-Mantha Zadina-Namestnikov-Gagner Svechnikov-Rasmussen-Ryan Helm-Glendening-Erne Brome-Filppula-Nielsen (gray jerseys as extras) DeKeyser-Hronek Staal-Stecher Nemeth-Merrill Djoos Cholowski-Biega (extras) Cholowski assigned to taxi squad today. added 12:26pm, Khan... power play units: Rasmussen (net front), Erne (bumper), Larkin-Zadina (flanks), Hronek (point). And Fabbri (net front), Gagner (bumper)...
Tags: Sport, Khan, Rasmussen, Gagner, Fabbri, Ansar Khan, Cholowski, Hronek, Mantha Ryan, Larkin Zadina

Irvine, Santa Ana sued over pay hikes for grocery workers

The California Grocers Association has filed federal lawsuits against the cities of Santa Ana and Irvine, alleging their $4-an-hour pay hikes for frontline grocery and pharmacy workers are selective, illegal and will make labor costs unsustainable. The actions, filed in the Orange County Superior Court, ask the courts to declare the ordinances invalid and unconstitutional. The association has filed similar lawsuits against Long Beach, Montebello, Oakland, San Leandro, West Hollywood, Daly City a...
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Sarah Everard vigils: Met commissioner Cressida Dick defends policing and says she will not resign – live

Dick ‘not considering position’; investigations ordered by Priti Patel and Sadiq Khan; government adviser says policing ‘from handbook of abusive men’Khan and Patel rebuke Met chief over policing of Sarah Everard vigilWoman pinned to ground at Clapham vigil says policing was ‘disgraceful’Analysis: Cressida Dick walking a tightrope over policing of vigilTributes to Sarah Everard – in picturesLabour to oppose bill giving police more powers to crack down on protests 5.26pm GMT Here is some of t...
Tags: London, Scotland, Police, Women, UK News, Guardian, Khan, Metropolitan Police, BLM, Sarah, Dick, Clapham, Sadiq Khan, Patel, Parliament Square, Clapham Common

Sarah Everard vigils: London mayor Sadiq Khan 'not satisfied with explanation' from Met commissioner – live

Mayor orders independent investigation; Nimco Ali, government adviser, says police action was ‘from handbook of abusive men’Minister resists calls for Met chief to resign over policing of Everard vigilWoman pinned to ground at Clapham vigil says policing was ‘disgraceful’Analysis: Cressida Dick walking a tightrope over policing of vigilTributes to Sarah Everard – in picturesLabour to oppose bill giving police more powers to crack down on protests 3.25pm GMT In his full statement, the London ...
Tags: London, Scotland, Police, Women, UK News, HMIC, Khan, Metropolitan Police, City Hall, Clapham, Sadiq Khan, Clapham Common, Everard, Nimco Ali, Inspectorate of Constabulary HMIC, Cressida Dick

Coronavirus: ‘Hero pay’ for grocery workers gains momentum – and resistance

A wave of local measures requiring that grocery workers receive “hero pay” during the pandemic is rolling through coastal Southern California, a contentious movement that is gaining momentum and could have significant economic ramifications. Since January, nine cities and one county have mandated that grocery companies pay workers an extra $4 or $5 per hour of hazard pay on top of their regular wages to support frontline retail workers who bear a greater risk for exposure to the coronavirus. Thr...
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Sumon Khan, Mahmudul Hasan Joy, Towhid Hridoy hand Bangladesh Emerging Team one-day series

Khan took a four-for while Hasan Joy and Towhid Hridoy scored 80 and 88 respectively
Tags: Sport, Cricket, Bangladesh, Khan, Towhid Hridoy, Sumon Khan Mahmudul Hasan Joy Towhid Hridoy, Hasan Joy

Looks Like Star Trek: The Wrath Of Khan’s Director Is Trying To Get Back Into The Franchise

Could the next Star Trek movie come from the filmmaker behind arguably the franchise's most celebrated installment?
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Facebook challenges FTC’s antitrust case with Big Tech’s tattered playbook

Facebook has challenged the FTC’s antitrust case against it using a standard playbook that questions the agency’s arguably expansive approach to defining monopolies. But the old arguments of “we’re not a monopoly because we never raised prices” and “how can it be anti-competitive if we never allowed competition” may soon be challenged by new doctrine and the new administration. In a document filed today, which you can read at the bottom of this post, Facebook lays out its case with a tone of agg...
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Biden is stacking his administration with antitrust activists, signaling his intent to crack down on Big Tech

President Joe Biden waves to journalists before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC, February 26, 2021. Tom Brenner/Reuters Biden will nominate a leading antitrust lawyer to the Federal Trade Commission, per Politico. He also recently hired another antitrust activist to serve as a White House economic advisor. These moves signal Biden's aggressive stance against tech giants like Google, Amazon, and Facebook. Visit the Business section of Insider f...
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White House Reportedly Plans To Name Amazon Foe Lina Khan To FTC

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: US President Joe Biden is reportedly planning to nominate antitrust scholar Lina Khan to the Federal Trade Commission, a move that would indicate his administration is open to aggressive antitrust regulation not only generally but specifically against Amazon and other Big Tech firms. At present, Khan is an associate law professor at Columbia Law School. Khan vaulted directly to antitrust superstardom in 2017 while she was still a law student...
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Biden Taps Another Big Tech Trustbuster

President Joe Biden has decided to nominate Lina Khan, a Columbia University legal scholar championed by anti-Big Tech activists, to the Federal Trade Commission. From a report: Along with the recent hiring of Tim Wu as an economic adviser inside the White House -- also first reported in Playbook -- the addition of Khan signals that Biden is poised to pursue an aggressive regulatory agenda when it comes to Amazon, Google, Facebook and other tech giants. An FBI agent this week was making calls to...
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What We Talk About When We Talk About ‘WandaVision’: Grief, Trauma, and Fan Theories

The following contains major spoilers for WandaVision. Living in the Marvel Cinematic Universe must be terrifying. It is a world full of superhuman, god-like beings who answer to no one; a near-Lovecraftian existence where threats from beyond the cosmos are constantly in danger of crashing through and swallowing up everything and everyone. The MCU is a reality where half of humanity can be snapped out of existence – only to return years later to find a world that’s moved on without them. To liv...
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Spotlight on coronavirus vaccines overshadows furious effort to find new treatments

Might protection from COVID-19 be found in drugs as simple as pseudoephedrine and arthritis medication? Flaxseed and turmeric extract? Fish oil, ibuprofen, nasal spray, Vitamin D? Hopes are high that therapeutics might be hiding in plain sight in the medicine cabinet, but evidence remains sparse as research continues. One year into the pandemic, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved just one drug to treat COVID-19, and its effects are modest. A few others, which mimic the work of na...
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Disney+’s Ms. Marvel Adds Laurel Marsden as Zoe Zimmer

Disney+’s Ms. Marvel adds Laurel Marsden as Zoe Zimmer As production continues for Ms. Marvel in Atlanta, The Hollywood Reporter brings word that Disney+’s upcoming MCU series has added a new member to its ensemble cast with newcomer Laurel Marsden (Survive), who has been tapped to portray Zoe Zimmer, who in the comics was a bully at first to Kamala Khan and her friends Bruno and Nakia though would later become friends with them. In addition, according to Murphy’s Multiverse, The production ...
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