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Author: 0 IMI plc (IMI) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Goldman Sachs Group Inc

UKPIL operates in the United Kingdom collecting and delivering parcels and letters through approximately two main networks, the Royal Mail Core Network and Parcelforce Worldwide. The Company's activities consists of its North America, Europe, and Corporate & Other divisions. After $0.52 actual earnings per share reported by Financial Institutions, Inc.

Author: 0 FinnCap Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Shoe Zone PLC (SHOE)

The stock has "Hold" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, October 29. TH Capital initiated the shares of GWPH in report on Monday, November 30 with "Buy" rating. Mirabaud Securities maintained it with "Sell" rating and GBX 195 target in Thursday, January 14 report. BGEO Group PLC, formerly Bank of Georgia Holdings PLC, is a holding company of JSC Bank of Georgia.

Business Coal Scam: Ex-coal secy HC Gupta found guilty
Author: 0 Coal Scam: Ex-coal secy HC Gupta found guilty

Besides the jail term, the court also imposed a fine of Rs one lakh each on the three convicts. Pawan Kumar Ahluwalia, managing director of KSSPL, was also sentenced to three years of imprisonment and fined Rs30 lakh. On last Friday, the court had convicted the former top bureaucrats and KSPPL's Managing Director in the coal scam. The court had on October 14 previous year framed charges against them, observing that former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was kept in the "dark" by Gupta, who ...

Business The Angry Birds Movie 2 Announced
Author: 0 The Angry Birds Movie 2 Announced

Sony Pictures will distribute the sequel. Angry Birds 2 (which will probably have a different title at some point) will open on September 20, 2019 , marking the ten-year anniversary of Rovio's original Angry Birds mobile game. Also returning from The Angry Birds Movie will be production designer Pete Oswald and character art director Francesca Natale. We had an incredible experience working with our friends and creative partners at Rovio, and now we - including our team at Sony Pictures ...

Business Boeing Signs Defense, Commercial Deals With Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 Boeing Signs Defense, Commercial Deals With Saudi Arabia

One month after about 40 U.S. -Saudi Arabia arms deals - going back to 2009 - the iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF ( NYSE Arca: ITA ) was up 3.3 percent, on average, nearly double the return of the S&P 500 (^GSPC), according to data compiled by Kensho.

Author: 0 Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE:AVP) Under Analyst Spotlight

Results in fourth-quarter 2016 were primarily hurt by fall in Active Representatives, which took a toll on revenues, as well as a sudden rise in bad debt expenses. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This report was reported by Sports Perspectives and is the sole property of of Sports Perspectives. If you are viewing this story on another website, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of U.S.

Business I'm sorry if we made Trump's presidency possible — Twitter co-founder
Author: 0 I'm sorry if we made Trump's presidency possible — Twitter co-founder

The president has said he believes Twitter helped put him in the White House. Ironically that's how it was for decades until platform's like his came along. He gamely said in an interview with the Financial Times that "without the tweets, I wouldn't be here". Williams' remorse for possibly helping to create a political monster comes after Trump's claims that Twitter was key in helping him clinch the election.

Business Surge in FMCG stocks lifts Indian equity markets
Author: 0 Surge in FMCG stocks lifts Indian equity markets

In a circular on Friday, Asia Index said that it will add private sector bank Kotak Mahindra Bank and Tata Motors Differential Voting Rights (DVR) to the benchmark Sensex and remove GAIL India from the index with effect from 19 June 2017. The BSE Fast Moving Consumer Goods index is the top gaining index post lunch hours on BSE. Broader market, however, succumbed to selling pressure for the fourth consecutive day, the mid-cap and small-cap fell by 1.12 and 1.82 per cent, respectively.

Author: 0 China's Xi says willing to put South Korea ties back on track

On Wednesday, Moon said he would never tolerate North Korea's nuclear and missile provocations, and called on military readiness of a "combined U.S". While North Korea claims the latest test launch of missiles capable of carrying nuclear warheads was conducted " in consideration of the safety of neighboring countries ", Moon criticized Pyongyang's actions as a " serious challenge to global peace and stability ".

Business Maha Assembly to begin 3-day session on GST Bill today
Author: 0 Maha Assembly to begin 3-day session on GST Bill today

The Goods and Service Tax (GST) which will come in force from July 1st, will unify the country's economy into a common market and eliminate a string of central and state levies. The highest slab of 28 per cent under GST has also been applied on chewing gums, white chocolate, chocolates containing cocoa, wafers coated with chocolate, instant coffee, custard powder, students' colours, paints, varnishes, perfumes, beauty products, sunscreen, shampoos, hair dyes, after-shave lotions and deodorants.

Author: 0 Trump visits Israel amid tight security

It has also been a source of controversy as a USA official stated last week that the Western Wall is part of the West Bank, comments that caused friction among Netanyahu's administration as Israel considers the wall to be on its territory.

Business South Korean Catholics hope new president can unify nation
Author: 0 South Korean Catholics hope new president can unify nation

Some experts question if a policy of both engagement and pressure can be carried out successfully. "But it requires careful alliance coordination". Moon has a very different perspective, believing confrontation has done nothing to stop North Korea from expanding its nuclear arsenal.

Business Britain won't accept EU's
Author: 0 Britain won't accept EU's "obsession" with ECJ in Brexit talks- minister

These are now scheduled to begin the week of June 19 after the U.K.'s June 8 national elections, although could still be delayed. European Union ministers today unanimously gave Michel Barnier the green light to start Brexit talks, with the Frenchman hoping to sit at the table from June 19 after Britain's general election.

Author: 0 Trump says 'rare opportunity' exists for peace

Hamas accused US President Donald Trump today of smearing the name of Palestinian resistance. President Trump insisted Monday that he never divulged Israel as the source of highly classified intelligence about a terror plot when he spoke to Russian diplomats this month, as US and Israeli officials tried to tamp down the controversy that has dogged him at home.

Business Appeals Court Strikes Down FAA Drone Registration Rule
Author: 0 Appeals Court Strikes Down FAA Drone Registration Rule

Acting as his own lawyer, drone hobbyist John Taylor sued, contending the FAA didn't have the power to force hobbyists to register. The ruling was a victory for hobbyists and a setback for the FAA, which cited safety concerns as it tried to tighten regulation of the fast-growing army of drone operators.

Business Scots racing star Dario Franchitti robbed at gunpoint
Author: 0 Scots racing star Dario Franchitti robbed at gunpoint

Scott Dixon was involved in a robbery at a Taco Bell on Sunday. Just hours after winning the Indianapolis 500 pole, Scott Dixon, his wife, and former Indianapolis 500 victor Dario Franchitti were robbed at gunpoint outside a Taco Bell about a half mile from Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Business Jason Day loses playoff on US PGA Tour
Author: 0 Jason Day loses playoff on US PGA Tour

I am as good as the top players in the world. James Hahn, two shots behind the leaders on 18, came within half an inch of holing out his approach for eagle to tie, and had to settle for a birdie that put him in solo third place. Lexi Thompson shot 6-under 65 to finish off a wire-to-wire victory in the LPGA Kingsmill Championship in Williamsburg, Va., with a tournament-record 20-under 264 total.

Business Texas set to pass transgender bathroom law for schools
Author: 0 Texas set to pass transgender bathroom law for schools

It had stalled in the House until Sunday night, when supporters attached it to a separate bill. "There is absolutely no intent, and I would argue nothing in this language discriminates against anybody". "Bathrooms divided us then and it divides us now". Texas led a lawsuit challenging that directive and a federal judge in Texas ordered it suspended. After Donald Trump assumed office as the 45th president of the United States, he repealed the order in February, the Associated Press reported.

Business Amazon trademark applications indicate checkout-free plan for UK
Author: 0 Amazon trademark applications indicate checkout-free plan for UK

Amazon is said to have recently filed a number of trademark applications having to do with its Go stores with the U.K.'s Intellectual Property Office and the European Union equivalent. Instead, it uses sensors and a smartphone application to top up customers' "virtual shopping carts" when they remove items from shelves and place them in their bags.

Business 'Hero's welcome' for missile developers in North Korea
Author: 0 'Hero's welcome' for missile developers in North Korea

North Korea said it was a "medium long-range" missile, calling it the Hwasong-12. North Korea on Saturday unveiled footage which it claims backs its latest revelation that South Korean and USA spy agencies plotted to kill its leader Kim Jong-un using a biochemical substance.

Business Fyre Festival reportedly under investigation by FBI for fraud
Author: 0 Fyre Festival reportedly under investigation by FBI for fraud

Fyre, the brainchild of New York-based entrepreneur Billy McFarland and his celebrity partner, Ja Rule, became a punch line before it even began when reports of inadequate food and shelter, delayed flights, lost luggage, artist cancellations and bad weather started pouring in.

Author: 0 Basquiat painting sets new record for U.S. artist at auction

Loud cheers greeted the purchase, which also doubled the price paid for a previous Basquiat at $ 57 million a year ago. The painting's graffiti-like typography depicts a face in the shape of a skull. "I've never seen so much emotions in such a painting", said Gregorie Billault, Sotheby's head of contemporary art. According to Blouin Artinfo , this is the highest paid price for an American artist's work at an auction .

Business United States court to hold hearing on Trump travel ban
Author: 0 United States court to hold hearing on Trump travel ban

Government lawyers said the court should not base its findings on comments made by Trump during the 2016 election campaign about his intention to impose a so-called Muslim ban because those statements were made before he was sworn in as president on January 20.

Business Special counsel appointed to FBI's Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 Special counsel appointed to FBI's Russian Federation probe

The White House counsel was notified after the special counsel order was signed and soon before it was publicly announced. Unimpressed, Rep. Elijah Cummings, top Democrat on a key House oversight panel, said, "Speaker Ryan has shown he has zero, zero, zero appetite for any investigation of Donald Trump".

Business Cholera kills 315 in Yemen in less than month
Author: 0 Cholera kills 315 in Yemen in less than month

Doctors Without Borders , the global medical humanitarian organization, warns that the outbreak is threatening to spiral out of control. Save the Children on Monday warned that, at the current rate, more than 65,000 cases of cholera are expected by the end of June.

Author: 0 Alexander Zverev Stuns Novak Djokovic to Win Italian Open

All things considered, Djokovic has shown encouraging signs, yet he is also right about where he was to start the road to Roland Garros: second-favorite behind Nadal and a big question mark from match to match . He controlled play from the back of the court with his fluid two-handed backhand and heavy forehand. "Everything that I meant to do, I have done it and even more ".

Business Olynyk shows Celts the way past Wizards, into conference finals
Author: 0 Olynyk shows Celts the way past Wizards, into conference finals

After scoring 12 first half points, John Wall disappeared in the second half, finishing with only 18 points on 8-of-23 shooting from the field and only hitting one of the nine three pointers he took. "We see it all the time in practice, working on that shot", Porter said. BOSTON (AP) - Ever since the Boston Celtics broke up their Big Three in 2013, they've sat idly this time of year while LeBron James , Stephen Curry and Kawhi Leonard have battled for National Basketball Association ...

Author: 0 Billy Vunipola withdraws from British and Irish Lions squad for New Zealand

Gatland, who will now rely on two Wales stars - Taulupe Faletau and Ross Moriarty - to fill the No8 role on tour, said: "It is really disappointing for Billy and we know how much he was looking forward to joining the squad". Gatland and co are due to fly to New Zealand on 29 May and will begin their 10-match, three-Test tour with an opening fixture against the New Zealand Provincial Barbarians at Toll Stadium in Whangarei on Saturday 3 June.

Author: 0 Oil Futures Bullish On Continued Production Cuts

The main goal of the production cut agreement with oil-exporting countries is to bring the market into balance and reduce a global glut of oil reserves, he said. "We hope that during the next meeting of OPEC members and other states, during which the agreement will be discussed, we will be able to extend this historic initiative", the statement said.

Author: 0 Donald Trump calls for help in tackling 'Islamic extremism'

Trump's first overseas stop as president was in Saudi Arabia , where on Sunday he called for Muslim unity in the fight against terrorism and called it "a battle between good and evil". "It's the farthest-reaching commitment to not finance terrorist organisations", US Deputy National Security Adviser Dina Powell said yesterday. Mr Trump's speech capped a frenetic, whirlwind day of diplomacy.

Author: 0 Amazon adding free Alexa calling and messaging to Echo devices

Watch video flash briefings and YouTube, see music lyrics, security cameras, photos, weather forecasts, to-do and shopping lists, and more. The new Echo Show will cost you around $229 and will be available in black and white colour variants.

Business Protesters briefly block a Tulsa road
Author: 0 Protesters briefly block a Tulsa road

The jury of 12 - eight women and four men, including two black women and one black man - will not be allowed to leave the Tulsa County Courthouse until they reach a verdict unanimously or they are unable to, in which a hung jury or mistrial would be declared.

Author: 0 Merkel keeps her grip on power: Wins North-Rhine-Westphalia

Martin Schulz, chairman of the German Social Democratic Party (SPD) and Chancellor candidate for the upcoming general election. CDU won 34.3 percent of the votes against the Social Democrats' (SPD) 30.6 percent. The populist Alternative for Germany (AfD) will enter North Rhine-Westphalia's parliament for the first time, picking up 7.4%. If the talks break down, he could attempt to form a "grand coalition" with the Social Democrats - mirroring the national government in which the party ...

Business Fox News fires 'The Five' co-host Bob Beckel
Author: 0 Fox News fires 'The Five' co-host Bob Beckel

Beckel was a co-host of The Five , as well as an occasional guest on other Fox programs. The incident in question involved an IT employee coming to Beckel's office to service his computer and Beckel, leaving his office after stating to the employee he was doing so "because he was black".

Business Cathay Pacific sacks 600 staff in major shakeup
Author: 0 Cathay Pacific sacks 600 staff in major shakeup

The airline said on Monday that it plans to axe about 190 managers, or a quarter of all the company's management jobs. Cathay Pacific today announced that it will be making around 600 people redundant in its head office. While no frontline employees, pilots or cabin crew will be affected by today's announcement as the airlines continue to grow, they will be also be asked to deliver greater efficiencies and productivity improvements, in line with the rest of the organization.

Author: 0 Oil rises on expectation of extended, possible deepend output cut

Oil prices have gained support from reduced output, but high inventories and rising supply from producers not participating in the accord, such as the United States, have limited the rally, pressing the case for extending the curbs. Macquarie Group now thinks production will increase 1.4 million barrels a day through December, up from a previous growth estimate of 0.9 million barrels a day.

Business Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran
Author: 0 Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran

Men and women participated together, testing the strict rules meant to enforce sexual segregation in public in Iran. Iran's reformists have swept to the power in Tehran's city council, winning all 21 seats and knocking the conservatives from power, local media reported on Sunday.

Author: 0 North Korea calls latest solid-fuel missile test successful

However, there is no report that Thaad was used to intercept the missile fired on Sunday. The latest missile flew about 500km (310 miles) towards the Sea of Japan, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said. "The US mainland and the Pacific operational theatre are within the strike range of the DPRK and the DPRK has all kinds of powerful means for annihilating retaliatory strike", North Korea's state KCNA news agency said.

Business Ford replaces CEO in push to transform business
Author: 0 Ford replaces CEO in push to transform business

Investors also worry that Ford is falling behind its rivals. Under Fields' leadership, Ford made a shift toward becoming a mobility company with focus on autonomous driving technology, apps, ride-sharing platforms and much more. At this stage the news is unconfirmed by Ford, with a spokesman telling Autocar that the company "won't comment on speculation" and that it is sticking to its "current plan".

Business Westpac says new major tax to impact 2H17 by $65M after tax
Author: 0 Westpac says new major tax to impact 2H17 by $65M after tax

The bank forecast that it would incur a "new cost" of $65 million after tax for its second half results. The lender said on Monday the 0.06 per cent levy is expected to apply to $615 billion of liabilities when it kicks in on July 1, which works out at about $260 million after tax on an annualised basis.

Author: 0 Kapil Mishra's attacker member of BJYM, claims AAP

The Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha on Thursday flatly refused that Ankit Bharadwaj, the man who slapped sacked Delhi minister Kapil Mishra, has any association with their group. Today, he further alleged that details of the foreign trips by AAP leaders would reveal a lot about alleged corruption by them. According to Mishra, the youth approached him at the strike venue around 5.30 pm and grabbed him by his neck.

Author: 0 Ladbrokes Coral Group PLC's (LCL) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital

According to the latest broker reports outstanding on Friday 19th of May, 2 analysts have a rating of "strong buy", 2 analysts "buy", 11 analysts "neutral", 1 analysts "sell" and 2 analysts "strong sell". 27/07/2016 - Victrex plc had its "Neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at Exane BNP Paribas. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, December 14 by Brean Capital.

Author: 0 Trexit? Online bettors play early end to Trump presidency

It is easy to understand". If he finds criminal activity on the part of the president, he certainly could recommend impeachment as Ken Starr did in the Bill Clinton case, but that's not his task. But then Vladimir Putin dismissed the ongoing scandal, saying it was 'political schizophrenia'. President Richard Nixon resigned on August 8, 1974, after three articles of impeachment were drafted charging him with obstruction of justice, abuse of power and contempt of Congress.