Ex-Wagner commander says he’s sorry he fought in Ukraine

Ex-Wagner commander says he’s sorry he fought in Ukraine

Wagner’s former commander fled Russia for Norway A 26-year-old man took part in the fighting near Bakhmut He says he was afraid of being executed by his side He says he wants to testify about crimes in Ukraine OSLO, Feb 1 (Reuters) – A former commander of the Russian mercenary group Wagner who fled to … Read more

Airbus and Qatar Airways settle bitter dispute over A350s

Airbus and Qatar Airways settle bitter dispute over A350s

PARIS, Feb 1 (Reuters) – Airbus (AIR.PA) and Qatar Airways have settled a dispute over grounded A350 planes, the airlines said on Wednesday, avoiding a potentially damaging lawsuit in the UK after an 18-year dispute. month that tore the lid. out of the global jet aircraft market. The “amicable and mutually acceptable settlement” ends a … Read more

Canadian Province Tries To Decriminalize Drugs To Tackle Overdose Crisis

Canadian Province Tries To Decriminalize Drugs To Tackle Overdose Crisis

VANCOUVER, Jan 31 (Reuters) – The western Canadian province of British Columbia launched a three-year pilot program on Tuesday aimed at ending prosecutions of people who transport small amounts of heroin, methamphetamine, ecstasy or crack, as part of an effort to deal with a drug overdose crisis. British Columbia accounts for about a third of … Read more

US court rejects J&J’s bankruptcy strategy for thousands of talc lawsuits

US court rejects J&J’s bankruptcy strategy for thousands of talc lawsuits

Jan 30 (Reuters) – A U.S. appeals court on Monday dismissed an attempt by Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) to offload tens of thousands of lawsuits over its talc products in bankruptcy court. The ruling marked the first major repudiation of an emerging legal strategy that could upend US corporate liability law. J&J is among four … Read more

Unilever appoints former Heinz Schumacher manager as CEO

Unilever appoints former Heinz Schumacher manager as CEO

Become CEO on July 1 Activist shareholder says he met Schumacher at Heinz First foreign CEO since the appointment of Paul Polman in 2008 Unilever shares top the FTSE 100 LONDON, Jan 30 (Reuters) – Unilever on Monday appointed Hein Schumacher to replace Alan Jope as chief executive from July, a move hailed by investors … Read more

UK PM Sunak sacks Zahawi party chairman over tax concerns

UK PM Sunak sacks Zahawi party chairman over tax concerns

Zahawi has not been opened up about a tax investigation Independent Advisor Uncovers Serious Code Breaches Investigation into the Deputy Prime Minister underway Scandal damages PM Sunak’s reset attempt LONDON, Jan 29 (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak sacked Conservative Party chairman Nadhim Zahawi on Sunday after an investigation found he had committed a … Read more