Good morning. Here’s the news roundup.
- European court to investigate laws allowing GCHQ to snoop on journalists (via The Guardian)
- SABMiller’s Bid for Heineken Opens the Door to Possible Beer Industry Mergers (via NYT Dealbook)
- Ukraine crisis: Parliament set to ratify landmark EU deal (via BBC News)
- Auschwitz guard Oskar Groening charged with 300,000 counts of accessory to murder (via The Guardian)
- Orange Offers to Acquire Jazztel of Spain for $4.4 Billion (via Bloomberg)
- Most freed prisoners ‘lacking home and job’ (via BBC News)
- Innocence of Muslims actor sues Google to block controversial film (via The Guardian)
- City firms recognised for diversity efforts (via Law Society Gazette)
- Chris Grayling under fire over claim Ministry of Justice ‘hid abuse and rape in jails’ (via The Independent)
- Westminster Leaders Pledge ‘No’ Vote Powers (via Sky News)
- Opposition MPs question need for Chris Grayling’s social action bill (via The Guardian)
- Alibaba raises price of share sale as demand increases (via BBC News)
- QS university world rankings: Imperial College London leapfrogs Oxford to join Cambridge as best British university (via The Independent)
- Extra support for victims of crime announced by government (via The Guardian)
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