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WBR: War of words over HSBC tax allegations 11 Feb 15

February 11th, 2015

Episode 207 of 1091 episodes

As the HSBC tax investigation reveals the bank helped its wealthiest customers evade tax, the UK Prime Minister is accused of being backed by 'dirty donors'. Germany remains adamant that it will not lend more money to Greece, and that Greece needs to continue with its austerity plans. Irwin Stelzer from the Hudson Institute in Washington examines the possible outcomes from the deadlock. Major technology companies are creating driverless cars, with trials being unveiled in the UK. We look at how exactly these 'autonomous' cars function. And as Brian Williams is suspended from his job anchoring the NBC Nightly News, we ask whether the age of the heavyweight respectable news anchor is past us.

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