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Slovak Police Arrest Suspected Mafia Members Named by Slain Journalist

Slovak Police Arrest Suspected Mafia Members Named by Slain Journalist

He did not give any names in the TV appearance but said the raids were connected with Italian businessmen with alleged Italian mafia links that Kuciak wrote about in his last, posthumously published article. Mr Kuciak's murder angered a nation where media revelations of links between businessmen and politicians have long sparked outrage. Kuciak also investigated allegations of abuse of European Union funds.


Don't panic over land expropriation - ANC leaders

Don't panic over land expropriation - ANC leaders

The South African constitution includes a clause in its Bill of Rights enshrining the right to property. The motion was not supported by the DA, Freedom Front Plus, Cope and the ACDP. He also said that South Africans would not pay rent to the state for land, and that only corporates and foreign investors would pay rent. Crosby said it would be a better approach if if government would be willing to set up a kind of a credit guarantee fund, which would stand in if people default on their ...


Montana AG Reaches Settlement over Defective Takata Airbags

Montana AG Reaches Settlement over Defective Takata Airbags

The recall will affect two in seven cars on Australian roads and features a diverse list of manufacturers including Ford , Nissan, Mitsubishi , Mazda, BMW, Jeep and Toyota. This means that not all vehicles will be recalled straight away. Prior to the compulsory recall, however, not all vehicles with defective Takata airbags were recalled.


New social app Vero on the rise

New social app Vero on the rise

Vero's sudden boom can be attributed to several factors, including the decline of its higher profile rivals and lack of enthusiasm for ad-driven social media sites as a whole. Vero has been tipped as the successor to social media apps like InstagramWhat is Vero ? The biggest one? Well, you've probably heard all about the frustrations surrounding Instagram's unpopular algorithm , and Vero seems to have been hailed as the new alternative.


Mercedes-Benz X-Class utility scores 5-star ANCAP safety rating

Mercedes-Benz X-Class utility scores 5-star ANCAP safety rating

Inside, the cabin of the S-Class remains as opulent as before. The new leather and wood trim option for the interior inlays and seats sides are also new. The new S-Class comes with India's first BS-VI grade engines. A V6, twin-turbocharged motor powers the petrol derivative of the 2018 S-Class. The system is meant to reduce the risk of accidents and enhance the protection of occupants as well as other road users.


Amazon acquires smart-doorbell maker Ring

Amazon acquires smart-doorbell maker Ring

As well as tapping into Ring's existing customers, adding more camera technology to Amazon Key could be what's needed to ease the reasonable anxiety that people have over letting strangers into their homes while they're out. Amazon has taken some baby steps into home security. Amazon has acquired smart doorbell manufacturer Ring, giving the e-Commerce giant a greater presence in home security, connected home devices and in-home delivery.