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What is the latest Cohen scandal and how does it impact Donald Trump?

Michael Cohen, a once loyal confidante of the president turned man who has done a plea deal over hush money payments made to two women on the eve of the election, is back in the news. 

Everything we know about the death of Jamal Khashoggi

Three weeks ago, the dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi walked into the Saudi consulate in Istanbul to collect paperwork he needed to get married. He was never heard from again.

What are 'golden passport' schemes and how do they enable tax dodging?

The OECD, a multilateral club of mostly rich countries, has created a blacklist of 21 countries that offer “golden passports” or special investor visas to overseas investors which it says undermine the fight against tax dodging.

Can tattoos give you cancer?

The EU’s chemicals watchdog has concluded that substances found in tattooing inks pose a cancer risk and member states will have to vote on restrictions for 4,000 chemicals currently in use.

What is really going wrong with the UK retail sector?

Many major retail chains seem to be in trouble. This week Marks & Spencer said it will close down 100 stores as profits tumble. This follows Mothercare’s announcement last week of 50 store closures.

What should we take from latest EU attack on Trump's steel tariffs?

Emmanuel Macron and Angela Merkel have told Donald Trump they are prepared to talk about reducing European Union trade barriers to US imports – but only if the US president offers a time-unlimited exemption for the EU from his threatened metal tariffs.