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Maryam Rajavi: Let us turn the New Year into the year of defeat for religious fascism in #Iran and the region 

Maryam Rajavi: Let us turn the New Year into the year of defeat for religious fascism in #Iran and the region 

In a grand gathering in Tirana, Albania, on the occasion of the Persian New Year, the Iranian Resistance’s President-elect Maryam Rajavi wished that the New Year would be the year of breaking the chains of the religious fascism ruling Iran. Today marked the beginning of the Iranian New Year or Nowrouz that starts with the […]

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US reporters praise #German journalists for questioning #Trump

US reporters praise #German journalists for questioning #Trump

| March 20, 2017 | 1 Comment

US journalists had praise for their German colleagues after a White House press conference with Chancellor Merkel and President Trump. DW’s Brent Goff said US reporters were “shocked” by the pointed questions. US President Donald Trump claimed that German news agency reporter Kristina Dunz was interested in “fake news” when she asked him about isolationist […]

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EU #HeadscarfBan ruling sparks faith group backlash

EU #HeadscarfBan ruling sparks faith group backlash

| March 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Companies may bar staff from wearing Islamic headscarves and other visible religious symbols under certain conditions, the European Union’s top court ruled on Tuesday (14 March), setting off a storm of complaint from rights groups and religious leaders, writes Alastair Macdonald. In its first ruling on a hot political issue across Europe, the Court of […]

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World-wide web creator Tim Berners-Lee targets #FakeNews

World-wide web creator Tim Berners-Lee targets #FakeNews

| March 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

The inventor of the world-wide web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, has unveiled a plan to tackle data abuse and fake news. In an open letter to mark the web’s 28th anniversary, Sir Tim has set out a five-year strategy amid concerns he has about how the web is being used. Sir Tim said he wants to […]

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Yao Ming’s election signifies a step towards #China’s #sports reforms 

Yao Ming’s election signifies a step towards #China’s #sports reforms 

| March 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

Thirty-seven-year-old Yao Ming, China’s basketball legend, was voted as the president of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) on Feb. 23. Election of the sports star, the first non-governmental personage to take the position, was seen as an important step towards reforming the organization, writes Zhao Cheng. The Shanghai-born Yao is famed in both domestic and […]

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#BrusselsInView: Offscreen 2017

#BrusselsInView: Offscreen 2017

Offscreen, Brussels’ avant-garde, cult and damn fine film festival, returns to the city to mark its tenth anniversary in 2017 – from 8 to 25 March, the festival promises its usual blend of the outrageous, seductive and esoteric. And EU Reporter is very much a part of the action for this special occasion – we have […]

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Renowned #magic show set to put a spell on Brussels audience

Renowned #magic show set to put a spell on Brussels audience

| February 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Do you marvel at magic … find illusions incredible? If so, a show heading for Brussels will be right up your street. Called “The Illusionists”, this touring magic spectacle been lauded as “death defying”, “dazzling” and “dizzying.” It features a rotating cast of seven magicians and is great entertainment, for young and old alike. The show, […]

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