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Source: BBC

Sky and BT win Premier League rights

Thursday 05:10 GMT

Sky confirmed it would be broadcasting Saturday evening Premier League matches for the first time; eight fixtures are being introduced from the 2019-2020 season.

Under the deal, BT agreed to supply its sports channels, which show Uefa Champions League and Europa League fixtures, to Sky. In December, Sky and BT signed a deal to sell their channels on each other's platforms.

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Source: Global News

Ex-Ontario Liberal minister accused of sexually assaulting staffer, Premier’s Office says unaware about case

Saturday 03:20 GMT

A former Ontario Liberal cabinet minister is being accused of sexually assaulting and abusing one of his staffers over a decade ago.

READ MORE: Patrick Brown says sexual assault allegations motivated by ‘political adversaries’. Nunziata said he can prove the Premier’s Office was in fact aware of the accusations, because his client received an email from the Premier’s lawyer. He said he doesn’t plan to disclose the name of the accused at this time, saying he would leave that up to Wynne.

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Source: DW

Merkel taps possible successor Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer as next CDU secretary general

Tuesday 09:56 GMT

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has nominated Saarland state Premier Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer to be the CDU's next secretary general.

Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, premier of the small western German state of Saarland, was nominated on Monday to take over as secretary general of Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU), party sources told German media. Kramp-Karrenbauer, one of Merkel's closest allies, is respected in the CDU for helping the party win Saarland's state election last year and played a key role in coalition talks between the conservatives and the Social Democrats (SPD).

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