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Pakistan minister ditched offshore plans amid ‘concerns’ over tax authority

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A minister in Imran Khan’s Pakistan government pulled out of making planned investments through offshore tax havens after he was told his country’s tax authorities would be informed, documents in the Pandora papers su...

All women know they are prey – and that no one with any authority seems to care

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Cressida Dick must be the last woman in the country who thinks there may be “lessons” to be learned from Wayne Couzens’s rape and murder of Sarah Everard. Almeno 80 women in the UK have been killed by men since Ever...

The US supreme court is now cruel, partisan – and squandering its moral authority

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The US supreme court won’t block a Texas law that allows private individuals to sue to enforce a ban on abortion after about six weeks of pregnancy – before many women are even aware they’re pregnant. The law went int...

Nizar Banat’s death highlights brutality of Palestinian Authority

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Nizar Banat knew he was going to die. As he grew bolder calling out corrupt members of Fatah, the party which controls the Palestinian Authority, the death threats mounted. A maggio, his home near Hebron was attacked by...

The authority gap: why women still aren’t taken seriously

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When journalist Mary Ann Sieghart set out to document the ways that women are held back by a cultural presumption of their inferiority, she found reams of data to support her case – and heard stories of how it affects...

The authority gap: why women still aren’t taken seriously – podcast

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When journalist Mary Ann Sieghart set out to document the ways that women are held back by a cultural presumption of their inferiority, she found reams of data to support her case – and heard stories of how it affects...

The Authority Gap by Mary Ann Sieghart review – why men are still on top

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The only thing worse than not being aware enough of gender inequality is experiencing it too much. The Authority Gap, by Mary Ann Sieghart, is one of those books that takes something ubiquitous, something that perhaps...

Financial Conduct Authority to open offices in Cardiff, Belfast and Leeds

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The UK’s financial watchdog is planning to increase its presence outside the capital by opening new offices in Cardiff, Belfast and Leeds, as it follows the Bank of England and Treasury’s attempts to become less Londo...

The Authority Gap by Mary Ann Sieghart review – mocked, patronised and still paid less than men

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Some years ago, Mary Ann Sieghart found herself at a dinner seated next to a banker, who asked what she did. She listed her impressive portfolio career – political columnist, former associate editor of the Times, broa...

Blow to Johnson’s authority as his health minister loses all support

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When Matt Hancock drove to see Boris Johnson at Chequers to tell him he was resigning on Saturday, it wasn’t just an admission that he had run out of supporters after admitting his infamous clinch with an aide breache...

The week in audio: Manchester Arena Bomb: Stories of Hope; Jackie Weaver Has the Authority; Today

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Manchester Arena Bomb: Stories of Hope (BBC Radio Manchester) | BBC Sounds Jackie Weaver Has the Authority | audioboom.com Today (BBC Radio 4) | BBC Sounds By far the most gripping audio I heard last week came from BB...

Parkrun return could be delayed indefinitely over local authority issues

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The return of parkrun in England could be “delayed indefinitely” because of the reluctance of many local authorities to grant approval for the free 5km runs to come back, organisers have warned. It had been widely exp...

Ever Given stuck again as Suez Canal Authority pursues salvage costs

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Two weeks after it was freed from the Suez Canal, the giant container ship Ever Given is once again stuck. This time however, the 220,000-ton megaship is not caught in the sand, but snared in a legal row between Egypt...

Irish government’s authority frays amid fears of new Covid wave

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When Ireland’s taoiseach, Micheál Martin, gave his latest Covid-19 address earlier this week there was none of the poetry or literary allusions that have peppered previous speeches. Sensing the nation was fed up and i...

‘A class act’: Sir Chris Whitty, the calm authority amid the Covid crisis

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“Most people would agree that he’s kind of busy,” says Loyd Grossman, whose protracted and extruded vowels defined the mid-Atlantic accent for a generation of TV-watching Britons. “But he seems to wind down by doing m...

UK Statistics Authority rebukes Gove over Brexit figures

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The Cabinet Office run by Michael Gove has been officially reprimanded by the UK Statistics Authority for using unpublished and unverifiable data in an attempt to deny that Brexit had caused a massive fall in volumes ...