Anti-immigration party set for election gains as Sweden swings right

By Simon Johnson and Johan Sennero STOCKHOLM, Sept 9 : Swedes voted on Sunday in an election dominated by fears over asylum seekers and welfare, with the anti-immigration Sweden Democrats vying to become the biggest party in a country long seen as a bastion of liberal values. Far-right parties have made spectacular gains throughout Europe […]

Afghanistan’s four top security officials resign – government sources

By Rupam Jain KABUL, Aug 26 : Afghanistan’s ministers of defence and interior, as well as another security chief, quit on Saturday, government sources said, following the resignation of the president’s national security adviser earlier in the day. “We have received four resignations by two ministers and two senior security officials,” an official in President […]

Qualcomm discussing Jacobs leaving board of directors -sources

By Greg Roumeliotis Undated, March 16 : Qualcomm Inc’s board of directors was meeting on Friday to discuss former executive chairman Paul Jacobs stepping down after he told the U.S. semiconductor company he was exploring acquiring it, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. The deliberations come just a few days after an order […]

Qualcomm discussing Jacobs leaving board of directors -sources

By Greg Roumeliotis Undated, March 16 : Qualcomm Inc’s board of directors was meeting on Friday to discuss former chairman Paul Jacobs leaving its board after he informed the U.S. semiconductor company he was exploring ways to acquire it, people familiar with the matter said on Friday. The deliberations come just a few days after […]