Thursday, June 21, 2018

South Africa’s Semenya challenges IAAF ruling at Court of Arbitration for...

South African middle distance champion Caster Semenya has taken her challenge to a female classification ruling by the governing body of athletics to the...

Nigerian jailed in UK for killing autistic teenager

A Nigerian, Paul Akinnuoye, has been jailed for life for stabbing an autistic teenager, Jordan Wright, to death after a Whatsapp argument of who...

Trump’s Former Campaign Manager Jailed

A US federal judge sent Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, to jail on Friday ahead of his trial on money laundering,...

Ronaldo Agrees To Pay €18.8m Tax Settlement – Legal Source

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has agreed to pay the Spanish taxman €18.8 million (R295 million) to settle a tax fraud claim, a legal...

Britain Eases Visa Rules, Prepares Post-Brexit Migration Plan

Britain said it is easing visa rules to address a shortage of doctors and also encourage tech entrepreneurs as it prepares a new post-EU...

Malabu: Italy’s Supreme Court rejects Shell’s appeal

Italy’s Supreme Court threw out an appeal by Shell and four of its former managers to stymie a trial on alleged corruption in Nigeria,...

Redesigning the business of law in Africa

By Baker McKenzieBeing a good lawyer is no longer enough. In uncertain times, and an increasingly complex world, the market has begun demanding a...

Million dollar baby: Canada hospital sues foreign-born mother for $1m

A Canadian hospital is suing a non-resident mother for C$1.2m ($930,000, £690,000) because she allegedly ducked her bill after giving birth.Vancouver Health Authority claims...

US, Mexico, Canada to Host 2026 World Cup

The 2026 World Cup will be held in the United States, Canada and Mexico after their joint bid beat Morocco's proposal to host it.The...

AT&T, Time Warner as Court Rules Takeover Can Proceed

A federal judge said Tuesday that AT&T's $85.4 billion purchase of Time Warner is legal, clearing the path for a deal that gives the...

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