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Spain ‘orgasm’ video criticised by politicians

Spanish politicians have criticised a video by the Young Socialists in Catalonia in which a woman simulates an orgasm while casting her vote. Both Socialist and opposition politicians have attacked the campaign video. The equality minister called it “misleading” advertising. In the video the young woman gets increasingly excited as she votes for the Socialist […]

Indonesia maid ‘killed in Saudi Arabia’

Indonesia has demanded an inquiry into reports that a maid working in Saudi Arabia was killed by her employers and her body dumped on a roadside. President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono said a team had been sent to the Saudi town of Abha to investigate reports of the murder of 36-year-old Kikim Komalasari. Read more at […]

India lost $462bn in illegal capital flows, says report

India has lost more than $460bn since Independence because of companies and the rich illegally funnelling their wealth overseas, a new report says. The illegal flight of capital through tax evasion, crime and corruption had widened inequality in India, it said. According to the report from US-based group Global Financial Integrity, the illicit outflows of […]

India tops in Swiss Bank Depoits!

It is first time when the exact amount of deposits has been revealed by the Swiss Bank Association. The top five countries who deposited most in Swiss bank are as follows. India – $1,456 billion (Public loot since 1947) Russia – $ 470 billion UK – $390 billion Ukraine – $100 billion China – $ […]

FIFA suspend officials amid allegations of World Cup bid corruption

World football’s governing body FIFA suspended two of its executive committee members amid allegations of World Cup bid corruption on Thursday. The organization’s ethics committee — who held a press conference from their headquarters’ building in Zurich, Switzerland — confirmed that Amos Adamu of Nigeria and Reynald Temarii of Tahiti would not be allowed to […] is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial License permitting non commercial sharing with attribution. Please read our privacy policy and rules-regulation controlling use of this website.
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