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8 tech leaders on the kitchen gadgets they love

Image: Getty/dorian2013 SUMMARY Joanna Shields loves her waffle iron, while Russ Shaw loves his breadmaker. Who knew? Even Britain’s best and brightest must eat. But it’s rare we get an insight into their lives away from the boardroom. So today, for The Memo’s Future Food month, we asked some of the UK’s tech leaders what gadgets make their lives just that… Read More »

Trump says Arab leaders warned him Qatar financed radicalism

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday leaders he met on a Middle East trip had warned him that Qatar was funding “radical ideology” after he had demanded they take action to stop financing militant groups. The comments on Twitter — Trump’s first about the rift between Qatar and major Arab nations over alleged support of Iran and… Read More »

German leaders step up attacks on Trump

On Monday Mrs Merkel said it was right not to gloss over differences with the US, while her foreign minister said Mr Trump’s actions “weakened the West”. It comes days after the G7 summit, where Mr Trump refused to commit to the 2015 Paris climate deal. Germany goes to the polls in September. German opposition leader Martin Schulz… Read More »

Cyprus leaders in push for peace deal in Geneva

Cyprus leaders are holding key peace talks in Geneva, with the UN and senior diplomats voicing optimism that a reunification deal is within reach. The foreign ministers of Greece, Turkey and the UK are involved – the countries that act as Cyprus security guarantors. Turkey’s Prime Minister Binali Yildirim is not going to the talks, despite an earlier… Read More »