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Turkish TV to censor US basketball game over anti-Erdogan player

Turkish TV has announced that they would not broadcast the NBA Western Conference Finals in the US on Tuesday night between Golden State Warriors and Portland Trailblazers because a Turkish NBA star and fierce critic of Turkish president Erdogan, Enes Kanter, plays for Portland Trailblazers. Turkish TV presenters also said they would not be able to broadcast the NBA final if Portland Trailblazers reached the US final.

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Hawkish ECB rate-rise 'puts energy transition at risk'

The European Central Bank raised interest rates by another 0.5 percent to a 14-year high, and expects to hike rates by another half percent in March. But what does that mean for the green transition?

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MEPs push for greater powers for workers' councils

European Works Councils can play a key role for workers and their unions to bargain effectively — but what are they, why have they been neutered, and why is big business objecting to greater powers?

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