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India calls Pakistan 'safe havens for terror entities' ahead of FATF test [Video]

India calls Pakistan 'safe havens for terror entities' ahead of FATF test

As global anti-terror watchdog FATF reviews Pakistan's performance in curbing terror-financing, India on Thursday said the neighbouring country continues to provide safe havens to terror entities as..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 03:58Published
How Will Chicagoans Do With The New Budget? [Video]

How Will Chicagoans Do With The New Budget?

With Mayor Lori Lightfoot's $12.8 billion budget plan as taxpayers, are Chicagoans getting what they paid for?One non-partisan budget watchdog group said the mayor had some hard choices to make.

Credit: CBS 2 Chicago     Duration: 01:13Published
Hear From The Candidate: State Assembly District 1 - Elizabeth Betancourt [Video]

Hear From The Candidate: State Assembly District 1 - Elizabeth Betancourt

We are just a few weeks out from the November election. Action News Now is giving you a chance to hear why your local candidates are running. Megan Dahle and Elizabeth Betancourt are up for State..

Credit: KHSLPublished
Navalny: Kremlin critic poisoned with Novichok, chemical weapons watchdog confirms [Video]

Navalny: Kremlin critic poisoned with Novichok, chemical weapons watchdog confirms

"Any use of chemical weapons is serious and cannot be without consequences," Germany said after the OPCW confirmed that Alexei Navalny was poisoned with Novichok.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 04:05Published
'NGOs should adhere to all laws': MEA on Amnesty International closing in India [Video]

'NGOs should adhere to all laws': MEA on Amnesty International closing in India

Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said that NGOs must adhere to Indian laws. Srivastava was speaking on Amnesty International shutting operations in India. "The Ministry..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 01:48Published
Firm ran ‘misleading’ advert claiming Quorn reduces carbon footprint – watchdog [Video]

Firm ran ‘misleading’ advert claiming Quorn reduces carbon footprint – watchdog

An advert claiming a Quorn product reduced a consumer’s carbon footprint hasbeen ruled misleading by the advertising watchdog.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:53Published
Food company ran ‘misleading’ advert claiming Quorn product reduces carbon footprint, watchdog rules [Video]

Food company ran ‘misleading’ advert claiming Quorn product reduces carbon footprint, watchdog rules

An advert claiming a Quorn product reduced a consumer’s carbon footprint hasbeen ruled misleading by the advertising watchdog.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:53Published
Facebook watchdog will not rush into rulings [Video]

Facebook watchdog will not rush into rulings

Former Danish PM Helle Thorning-Schmidt says her panel will take its time over takedown rulings.

Credit: BBC World News - Affiliate     Duration: 04:35Published
Inspector general investigates Delray Beach water concerns [Video]

Inspector general investigates Delray Beach water concerns

Palm Beach County's top watchdog will investigate the city of Delray Beach and its handling of the water concerns.

Credit: WPTV News | West Palm Beach     Duration: 02:11Published
How banks play a role in money laundering | SARs expose | Oneindia News [Video]

How banks play a role in money laundering | SARs expose | Oneindia News

In a groundbreaking development, leaked documents have revealed how the world's major banks have allowed criminals to move bad money around the globe. The FinCEN files consist of over 2000 secret..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:57Published
Watchdog Probing Roger Stone Sentencing [Video]

Watchdog Probing Roger Stone Sentencing

The Justice Department’s inspector general has opened an investigation into potential interference into Roger Stone’s sentencing.

Credit: HuffPost NOW News     Duration: 00:50Published

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Paris-based FATF, however, notes Islamabad's 'significant' progress in countering terror funding, money laundering
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Congressional watchdog reports demonstrate serious racial shortcomings in some agencies’ employment practices.
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Google removes 3 Android apps for children, with 20M+ downloads between them, over data collection violations

When it comes to apps, Android leads the pack with nearly 3 million apps in its official Google Play store. The sheer volume also means that sometimes iffy apps slip through the cracks. Researchers at..
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Watchdog Reports USPS Not Improving Under DeJoy

The U.S. Postal Service has widespread pileups of mail at its facilities amid Postmaster General Louis DeJoy's taking over of the struggling agency, according to the Postal Service's Office of..
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USPS watchdog finds operation changes negatively affected mail services during election year

The government watchdog for the United States Postal Service concluded in a report released this week, that modifications made by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy “negatively” affected the efficiency..
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Jack Ma's Ant Receives China Approval for IPO in Shanghai

China's Ant Group has won the final nod from the country's top securities watchdog for the registration of its Shanghai offering, the regulator said on Wednesday, clearing the last regulatory hurdle..
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Australian watchdog considers its own Google antitrust case

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s competition watchdog will consider its own antitrust case against Google, the commission chairman said Wednesday after the U.S. Justice Department sued the..
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Italy probes why women's names mark aborted fetuses' graves

ROME (AP) — Italian prosecutors and the government’s privacy watchdog are investigating how the names of women who miscarried or had abortions ended up on crosses over graves for the fetuses in a..
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Japan's antitrust watchdog is turning up the heat on Big Tech by teaming up with the US and Europe

The new chairman of Japan's Fair Trade Commission told Reuters it will be "working closely" with US and European counterparts on Big Tech regulation.
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Weakened Consumer Watchdog Expected to Bite Back If Biden Wins Election

A decade-long Republican campaign to weaken the consumer watchdog's independence is set to backfire if Democrat Joe Biden wins the presidential election, by handing him the power to swiftly replace the..
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Watchdog claims Trump campaign illegally coordinated with a Super PAC in 2016 through its work with Cambridge Analytica

The Campaign Legal Center claimed newly published emails showed Cambridge Analytica's overlapping work for the campaign and PAC violated federal law.
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Watchdog org: Trump '16 campaign, PAC illegally coordinated

New documents from a former Cambridge Analytica insider reveal what an election watchdog group claims was illegal coordination between Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign and a..
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UK says Instagram to crack down on hidden influencer ads

LONDON (AP) — British regulators said Friday that Instagram will clamp down on “hidden advertising” by social media influencers. The Competition and Markets Authority said Instagram's owner..
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Canada: Global AML Watchdog Issues Virtual Assets Red Flag Indicators - Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

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UK’s ICO downgrades British Airways data breach fine to £20M, after originally setting it at £184M

One of the biggest data breaches in UK corporate history has been closed off by regulators not with a bang, but a whimper — as a result of Covid-19. Today the Information Commissioner’s Office, the..
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EU safety watchdog poised to clear Boeing 737 Max for flight

Regulator’s signal removes significant barrier to passenger jet’s return to service after fatal crashes
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Facebook’s Instagram agrees restrictions with UK watchdog to curb paid influencers

Instagram, the photo and video-based social network owned by Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), has agreed measures with the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) to curb hidden advertising by..
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US embassy to Vatican highlights risk of ‘human trafficking crisis’ amid pandemic

Rome, Italy, Oct 15, 2020 / 06:35 am (CNA).- Online exploitation of victims of human trafficking has increased amid the coronavirus pandemic, experts said at a U.S. Embassy to the Holy See event Oct...
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UK urged to conclude trade deal with EU to limit Brexit cost

LONDON (AP) — A leading international economic watchdog urged the British government to conclude a free trade agreement with the European Union in the coming days and weeks to support the recovery..
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NC Democrat Cal Cunningham faces FEC complaint over California trip amid affair

EXCLUSIVE: A conservative watchdog group filed an FEC complaint on Tuesday asking for an investigation into Democratic candidate Cal Cunningham's March trip to California that used campaign funds after..
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As evaluation ends, Vatican says Moneyval inspection was ‘constructive’

Vatican City, Oct 13, 2020 / 09:00 am (CNA).- Moneyval, the Council of Europe’s anti-money laundering watchdog, concluded its two-week on-site inspection of the Holy See and Vatican City on Tuesday,..
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Report: Most exporters do little to prevent foreign bribery

BERLIN (AP) — An anti-corruption watchdog on Tuesday ranked the United States and United Kingdom as the largest exporters most active at enforcing rules meant to prohibit companies from paying bribes..
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New Mexico governor urged to take stand against nuclear plan

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Environmentalists and other watchdog groups want New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham to create a government agency that would be tasked with keeping the state from..
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Apple Reportedly on EU 'Hit List' of Big Tech Companies Targeted for Regulation

EU regulators are taking aim at up to 20 big tech companies, including Apple, as part of a "hit list" that seeks to curb their market influence, reports The Financial Times. The plans reportedly..
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Global Watchdog Proposes Tax Overhaul for Big Tech

A global economic watchdog on Monday proposed an overhaul of international tax rules to make sure big tech companies pay their dues, and warned that failure to adopt it would make the economic recovery..
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