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Housing migrants could see Swedes foot MILLION pound bill in 2017

SWEDISH taxpayers could be forced to foot a million pound bill to house migrants as the country faces a property crisis and new arrivals stretch resources to breaking point. Via: Lizzie Stromme  In September it emerged several councils in the Scandinavian country are prioritising the requests of asylum seekers ahead of their own citizens, with migrants given housing straight away, despite ...

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German travellers hold the world’s strongest passport

The most – and least – powerful passports in the world German travellers hold the world’s strongest passport and can visit the most countries without needing to apply for a visa, according to a newly-updated travel index. Via: independent.co.uk A total of 157 countries offer Germans either visa-free access or a visa on arrival, making citizens of the central European nation the ...

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Soros hacked, thousands of Open Society Foundations files released online

More than 2,500 files from the raft of organizations run by billionaire George Soros have been leaked by hackers. Saturday’s leak, published by DC leaks, includes hundreds of internal documents from multiple departments of Soros’ groups, predominantly the Open Society Foundations.  Ignore the riots, Soros just got hacked and leaked! #SorosLeak (I’d post the link but Twitter won’t allow it – ...

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European lawmakers want robots to pay taxes

Europe’s growing army of robot workers could be classed as “electronic persons” and their owners liable to paying social security for them if the European Union adopts a draft plan to address the realities of a new industrial revolution. Robots are being deployed in ever-greater numbers in factories and also taking on tasks such as personal care or surgery, raising ...

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Terror Attacks, Air Crashes Weaken Appetite for European Travel

A spate of terror attacks and airliner disasters across Europe and its periphery is starting to catch up with the region’s travel industry. Tourism officials and airline executives typically brace for a sudden drop in flight and hotel bookings after a terror-related incident or headline-grabbing aircraft accident. Those bookings typically rebound quickly, though, often in just a matter of weeks. ...

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