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Haven forbid: Panama Papers, how to stop tax dodging? (part 2)

Who else after Iceland's prime minister? The Panama Papers revelations claimed their first scalp on Tuesday after revelations the Prime Minister of Iceland failed to disclose a multi-million dollar offshore fund. But how much of a victory is the resignation of the leader of a small island nation when four decades of documents from Mossack Fonseca expose a much bigger racket that keeps the rich and powerful several steps ahead of the tax man and, for the most part, remains perfectly legal?

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2018-07-17 François PICARD

Collusion? Backlash after Trump praises Putin in Helsinki

Is it collusion? Donald Trump returns home to a political storm after his summit in Helsinki with Vladimir Putin. What to make of his praise for the Russian president and his...

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2018-07-12 François PICARD

More than a game: France face Croatia in World Cup final

Exactly 20 years ago today, host nation France won its only World Cup, prompting mass celebrations to the tune of Gloria Gaynor's "I Will Survive". A nation embraced the...

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2018-07-11 François PICARD

With allies like these... Trump guns for Germany at NATO Summit

Will meeting Putin really be the easy part? That quip by Donald Trump raised the curtain on a European tour that began in Brussels with a NATO summit where the Atlantic...

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2018-07-10 François PICARD

France vs Belgium: Neighbours meet in open-ended World Cup semi-final

Les Bleus versus the Red Devils. The heavyweights square off in Saint Petersburg in the first World Cup semi-final. It’s a chance for us to talk sports as well as a bit of...

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2018-07-09 François PICARD

Cabinet crisis: Johnson, Davis resign over PM's Brexit plan

David Davis out. Boris Johnson out. Did Theresa May clear the air or is the UK prime minister circling the wagons? The resignation of her foreign and Brexit ministers follows...

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