WikiLeaks' Assange suffering from "psychological torture" - U.N. rights expert
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has suffered "psychological torture" from a defamation campaign and should not be extradited to the United States where he would face a "politicised show trial", a United Nations human rights investigator said on Friday.
How tech could suffer from a U.S.-China trade war
James Cakmak, a contributing editor at Techonomy, explains how the technology industry could suffer from an escalation of a tariff war between the United States and China. He speaks with Bloomberg's David Westin on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas."
Five things to know about the WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange
British police dragged WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange out of Ecuador's embassy on Thursday after his seven-year asylum was revoked, paving the way for his extradition to the United States for one of the biggest ever leaks of classified information. Here are five things to know about the most wanted whistleblower of this century, Julian Assange.
No legal exception for trump on tax returns, Bharara says
Preet Bharara, former United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, discusses his book "Doing Justice: A Prosecutor's Thoughts on Crime, Punishment, and the Rule of Law," possible House testimony by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, and the legal basis for releasing President Donald Trump's tax returns.
No Transgender in U.S. Military
The United States Armed Forces is set to bar transgender citizens from joining the military. The new rules apply to fresh intakes who will be asked to serve under their birth gender.
U.S. speaks on expectations from 2019 elections
The United States has highlighted some of the expectations of the international community from Nigeria’s February 16 general election.
Last refugee children leave Australian offshore camps
The last children detained on Nauru Island have departed to begin new lives in the United States, where they are being resettled. Some 500 adults are said to remain on the tiny Pacific island.
NSE CEO shares outlook for equities market
Policy Normalisation in the United States, political uncertainty due to upcoming elections in Nigeria and risk-averse sentiments for emerging and frontier markets are some of the reasons for capital flight from Nigeria’s capital market in 2018.
Trump administration downgrades EU mission to US
The Trump administration has downgraded the diplomatic status of the European Union's delegation to the United States, an EU official has confirmed to DW. The demotion happened at the end of last year without notice.