Author: 0 Pound dives on fears UK election may produce no clear winner

By 0150 GMT sterling had shed 1.2 percent to $1.2785 GBP= , having earlier carved out a two-month trough of $1.2693. If the exit poll is confirmed by actual results, it would raise big questions about whether May can remain as United Kingdom leader and lead the country into vital negotiations on the country's exit from the European Union , due to start on June 19.

Author: 0 Election 2017: So what happens now with a hung parliament?

When Theresa May announced back in April she was calling a risky snap election, three years before it was necessary, she invited British voters to increase her Conservative government's majority and give her the strengthened mandate she needed to go into Brexit talks and get a good deal for the country.

Business 'Do not disturb while driving' coming to iPhones this fall
Author: 0 'Do not disturb while driving' coming to iPhones this fall

The iPhone 5S runs on the 32-bit processor, and the iOS 11 only supports the 64-bit architecture, so the iOS 11 will not show nearly all of the apps that run on 32-bit architecture in iPhone 5S after updating to the iOS 11 . If you are wondering about a catch, there is one of sorts. Of course, the iOS 11 was one of the primary highlights, but we have already talked about key iOS 11 features in a separate post.

Author: 0 UK Election 2017: May fall short of majority in June

Her failure to win a majority leaves her position as Conservative leader in question - raising the prospect of another election later in the year. Corbyn's allies put his performance down to his bold policy platform, which was more left wing than any Labour Party offering in decades and included policies like rail nationalization that are popular with the public but considered unworkable by the political elite.

Business U.S. eating into OPEC market share, Texas economist says
Author: 0 U.S. eating into OPEC market share, Texas economist says

USA oil producers exported a record 1.3 million barrels of oil a day in May, according to the Houston Chronicle. The increase in fuel inventories pushed oil prices lower with WTI dipping back below $48.00 p/b as Brent dipped back below the $50.0 p/b level.

Author: 0 Comey told Senators that Sessions had third meeting with Russian diplomat

Collins, a member of the Senate intelligence committee , which is investigating Russia's interference in the 2016 election, said Comey's motivation "may have been a good one". Comey said Obama's attorney general, Loretta Lynch, directed him to refer to the probe of Hillary Clinton's emails as a "matter" rather than an "investigation".

Business European Central Bank keeps interest rates on hold as growth picks up
Author: 0 European Central Bank keeps interest rates on hold as growth picks up

Draghi presented said that the ECB's economists "foresee annual HICP inflation at 1.5% in 2017, 1.3% in 2018 and 1.6% in 2019". By comparison with the March 2017 European Central Bank staff macroeconomic projections, the outlook for headline HICP inflation has been revised downwards, mainly reflecting lower oil prices.

Business Latest Stocks: NVIDIA Co. (NVDA) Given
Author: 0 Latest Stocks: NVIDIA Co. (NVDA) Given "Buy" Rating at Mizuho

Leap Therapeutics, Inc. (:LPTX) shares are gapping higher 4.82% pre-market with a price of $6.50 on the stock . Among 2 analysts covering Regis Corporation ( NYSE:RGS ), 0 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. If you are accessing this piece of content on another publication, it was stolen and republished in violation of United States & global copyright & trademark legislation.

Author: 0 Arab powers adds Qatar-linked people, groups to blacklists

Saudi Arabia and the UAE listed scores of organizations in a 2014 spat with Qatar. WEARING a Barcelona shirt in the United Arab Emirates with Qatar Airways advertising could land you in prison for 15 years. "No one has given them the right to separate Qatari women from their Saudi children, or Emirati women from their Qatari children". "Leaders pointed to Qatar - look!" Speaking during a Security Council debate on the threat of terrorism, Egypt's deputy ambassador to the UN Ihab ...

Author: 0 Mobile to carry new Apple iPad Pro models next week

The hardware upgrade allows the new iPad Pro to run its larger screen at 120Hz, which ArsTechnica says helps "scrolling and animations look just as lovely and smooth as Apple says they do". 64-bit apps have been supported since 2013's iPhone 5s, ushering in a period where Apple aggressively pushed developers to create such apps for their current smartphone line-up.

Business Muslim religious leaders refuse funeral prayers for UK terrorists
Author: 0 Muslim religious leaders refuse funeral prayers for UK terrorists

British Jews stand with our Muslim brothers and sisters when wickedness has attacked London . Police have arrested 20 people so far, released 12 without charge and are holding eight people in custody. "We will not perform the traditional Islamic funeral prayer for the perpetrators and we also urge fellow imams and religious authorities to withdraw such a privilege".

Business Internet users in India to double by 2021: Cisco
Author: 0 Internet users in India to double by 2021: Cisco

IoT innovations in connected home, connected healthcare, smart cars/transportation and a host of other next-generation M2M services are driving this incremental growth from 5.8 billion in 2016 to 13.7 billion by 2021, when they will account for 5 percent of global IP traffic.

Author: 0 Election a disaster for PM May: Sturgeon

Conservatives gained due to a pro-union (and Brexit) vote in more rural parts of the country, while Labour received a fillip from leftwing, soft-nationalist voters who deserted them last time round. The biggest surprise of the night is the Conservative Party's comeback north of the border, where they are stealing seats from SNP frontbenchers. The news is a disaster for Prime Minister Theresa May , because she has thrown away the first Conservative majority government.

Business Watch Apple CEO Tim Cook's MIT commencement speech
Author: 0 Watch Apple CEO Tim Cook's MIT commencement speech

Apple CEO Tim Cook told Bloomberg TV Monday evening that the firm has been working on the new Home Pod for four years, with a particular focus on delivering an enhanced music experience. "I'm more concerned about people thinking like computers without values or compassion or concern for the consequences", he said. "Because if science is a search in the darkness, then the humanities are a candle that shows us where we have been and the danger that lies ahead".

Author: 0 Apple iOS 11: What Did You Miss?

The devices reportedly need to be close by and unlocked for the feature to work, which should prevent your neighbors from spamming your phone to try and mooch a free ride off your internet. And on any given day, around 660,000 people are on their cellphones or other electronic devices while driving. What's really cool about the new feature is that after you stop recording, you can make edits and annotations to your recording.

Author: 0 Turkey debates military support for Qatar

A diplomatic crisis continues to develop in the Persian Gulf, where four Sunni states are attempting to isolate the small, oil-rich nation of Qatar from the rest of the region. Saudi Arabia's top diplomat said Wednesday that Qatar is a "brother state" and that punitive steps against the emirate were a well-intentioned effort to stop its support for Islamic extremism.

Business United States crude oil inventories are still above historic norms — CHART
Author: 0 United States crude oil inventories are still above historic norms — CHART

Export demand fell by 370,00 barrels a day and total overall demand fell by 1.8 million barrels a day. For the same period, an S&P Global Platts survey of analysts had consensus estimates for a decrease of 3.5 million barrels in crude inventories, an increase of 250,000 barrels in gasoline inventories, and no change in distillate stockpiles.

Business Russia denies hacking Qatar's state news agency
Author: 0 Russia denies hacking Qatar's state news agency

US security agencies believe Russian hackers helped stoke the current crisis in Qatar, planting a fake news story that led to four Arab nations cutting off diplomatic relations, according to a new report. Other state media in the region ignored the denial and continued to report the comments. The praise for Iran especially angered its Persian Gulf neighbors, and a week later, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt severed ties with Qatar and closed air and sea routes to ...

Author: 0 Saga PLC's (SAGA) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt

Stelliam Mgmt Limited Partnership invested in 4.01M shares or 6.22% of the stock. Ellington Mgmt Grp Incorporated Limited Company reported 0.06% stake. NYSE:LQ is 2.571882. A lower price to book ratio indicates that the stock might be undervalued. Goldman Sachs Group Inc reiterated a sell rating and set a GBX 300 ($3.85) target price on shares of William Hill plc in a research report on Tuesday, January 31st.

Author: 0 Comey told senators Sessions may have met Russia's ambassador a third time

Comey's best line of the day was a belated response to a May 12 tweet from the president, which warned that " James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" Comey said that in a March 30 phone call, Trump "described the Russian Federation investigation as "a cloud" that was impairing his ability to act on behalf of the country".

Business New York City's transit agency models train after library
Author: 0 New York City's transit agency models train after library

A New York City rule which came into place previous year forbids passengers from carrying their pets onto the city's comprehensive subway system - unless their animals can fit into a bag. "The Subway Library will encourage adults and children to explore new worlds through reading during their daily commute", Governor Andrew Cuomo said in a news release Thursday.

Business Europe in focus as ECB keeps rates on hold and Britain votes
Author: 0 Europe in focus as ECB keeps rates on hold and Britain votes

All told, eurozone growth during the first quarter was double that of the USA, a welcome development for the central bankers at the ECB ahead of their latest policy decision Thursday afternoon in Tallinn, Estonia. Draghi dampened expectations of an end to the ECB's massive stimulus programme anytime soon as he highlighted the subdued outlook for Eurozone inflation.

Business U.S. unemployment rate hits 16-year low in May
Author: 0 U.S. unemployment rate hits 16-year low in May

This year's job gains will nearly certainly go up Friday, though a litany of factors, not just the White House, influence employers' hiring decisions. The Fed in its Beige Book on Wednesday said a manufacturing firm in the Chicago district reported raising wages for unskilled laborers by 10 percent to attract better-quality workers and retain its workforce.

Business The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) Down -0.38% in Pre-Session
Author: 0 The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) Down -0.38% in Pre-Session

Hartford Investment Management Co.'s holdings in The Coca-Cola were worth $41,008,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in KO. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, June 5th. Investors of record on Monday, May 22nd were issued a dividend of $0.23 per share.

Business Brazil's president faces key court session in campaign case
Author: 0 Brazil's president faces key court session in campaign case

Tuesday's court case comes as the president battles for his political survival amid unrelated allegations of corruption and influence-trafficking, intensifying calls for his resignation or impeachment. Temer's allies fear he may strike a plea bargain agreement with prosecutors, offering testimony against the president in return for leniency, according to a member of Temer's cabinet.

Author: 0 Amid Qatar crisis, China tells Iran that Gulf stability is best

Ankara , which has been a close ally of Doha , has said it was ready to help defuse the diplomatic spat between Qatar and Arab nations in what has become the biggest diplomatic crisis to hit the region in several years. terrorists as to be very meaningful. Sunni-led monarchies Saudi Arabia and Qatar are both part of the US -led coalition against the Islamic State, a Sunni extremist movement that both have been accused over the years of at least indirectly financing.

Author: 0 Comey says he was fired over Russia probe, blasts 'lies'

Comey went on to admit that after Trump sent out a Twitter threat implying he might have tapes of their meetings, he took it upon himself to make sure his memos went public, by giving them to a friend. Allegations revolving around Trump's campaign colluded with Moscow to influence the 2016 presidential elections are now being investigated by special counsel Robert Mueller and several congressional committees.

Author: 0 London police arrest 6 as footage of attack is released

The Scotsman leads with the police naming two of the three perpetrators behind the weekend's terrorist attack in London , amid reports that one of the men responsible was married to a woman from Scotland . Butt was an avid weightlifter, but staff at the all-Muslim Ummah Fitness Centre gym, where he trained, said in a letter that they saw nothing of concern during his time there, adding that they would "help the police in any way [they] can".

Author: 0 Putin, Macron in 'difficult' but 'frank' bilateral talks

Mr Putin did not mention gay people during the conference with Mr Macron . Newly elected French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday welcomed his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin in Paris for their first face-to-face talks, during which, they discussed a gamut of issues.

Business European Central Bank Signals No More Rate Cuts
Author: 0 European Central Bank Signals No More Rate Cuts

While the Governing Council's tone provided a ray of light after years of battling to avert deflation, rates remain at a record low and there was no formal discussion on how to taper the 2.3 trillion-euro ($2.6 trillion) bond-buying program, despite two members raising the topic.

Author: 0 Sterling falls as markets react to United Kingdom election result

The British currency lost as much as 3 cents against the dollar by Friday as the results confirmed exit poll predictions that Prime Minister Theresa May had failed in her gambit to gain a stronger majority for those Brexit talks. LONDON, June 8 Market bets on how volatile the pound will be over the next 24 hours surged to their highest in a year on Thursday as Britain began voting in a parliamentary election which some polls show has become too close to call.

Author: 0 IShares MSCI South Africa UCITS ETF USD (SRSA.L) Needle Moving 1.87%

Investors and traders may use this indicator to help spot price reversals, price extremes, and the strength of a trend. The RSI may be useful for spotting abnormal price activity and volatility. A reading under 30 may indicate that the stock is oversold, and possibly undervalued. A value of 25-50 would indicate a strong trend. Many technical chart analysts believe that an ADX value over 25 would suggest a strong trend.

Business Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Stake Boosted by Patriot Wealth Management Inc
Author: 0 Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Stake Boosted by Patriot Wealth Management Inc

Relative Volume (often times called RVOL) is a gauge that tells traders how current volume is contrast to past trading volumes over a given period. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Polaris Mngmt Ltd Liability Corp reported 1.94% stake. It also reduced Old Rep Intl Corp (NYSE:ORI) stake by 23,000 shares and now owns 1.08 million shares.

Author: 0 Top takeaways from James Comey's testimony

Trump's tweet said: "Despite so many false statements and lies, total and complete vindication. and WOW, Comey is a leaker". "There are so many questions that Mr. The firing came, Comey said , after he was pushed to drop the probe into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn . "What makes the obstruction question so hard to answer is that this could be an innocent case of a question being asked by a person so unsophisticated that they didn't realize it could amount to ...

Author: 0 Three men arrested in connection with London attack

A security source said Butt was well known to Scotland Yard as a "player" in al-Muhajiroun, adding he was the subject of frequent police attention and was "on bail until quite recently, possibly at the time of the attack" for minor offences.

Business Asian shares flat as United Kingdom vote, European Central Bank meeting loom
Author: 0 Asian shares flat as United Kingdom vote, European Central Bank meeting loom

Italy's bonds cheered the banking sector talk and the pound and the euro were at US$1.2972 and US$1.1259 respectively, the former near a two-week high and the latter just off a seven-month high. The Nasdaq rose 0.4 per cent to a fresh record, while the Dow and S&P 500 finished barely positive. Britain's Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May is still set to beat main opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , despite a recent narrowing in the opinion polls .

Business Infosys shares fall 3.5% on report of stake sale by founders
Author: 0 Infosys shares fall 3.5% on report of stake sale by founders

Share prices of Infosys nosedived after a Times of India report alleged that founders NR Narayana Murthy , Nandan Nilekani , Kris Gopalakrishnan , SD Shibulal and K DInesh were going to sell their 12.75 per cent stakes in the company and wash their hands off for good.

Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn urges May to resign as Labour increases seats

Having won all but three of Scotland's 59 seats in the British parliament in 2015, their share of the vote fell sharply and they lost seats to the Conservatives , Labour and the Liberal Democrats. "I can't possibly see an arrangement of the kind between Labour and the Liberal Democrats which would in any way overcome that quite significant difference of opinion ".

Author: 0 CCTV shows London terrorists being shot dead by police

The Metropolitan Police confirmed Monday the identities of two men involved in last weekend's massacre near London Bridge , which killed at least seven and wounded dozens of others. People light candles after a vigil for victims of Saturday's attack in London Bridge, at Potter's Field Park in London , Monday, June 5, 2017 .

Business L'Oreal enters talks with Natura over selling Body Shop
Author: 0 L'Oreal enters talks with Natura over selling Body Shop

The sale is expected to be finalised during the second half of the year. L'Oréal confirmed in February it had decided "to explore all strategic options" for The Body Shop "to give it the best opportunities and full ability to continue its development".

Author: 0 IFG Group PLC (IFP) Earns "Buy" Rating from Shore Capital

The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Friday, April 21 by JP Morgan. The Corda Investment Management Llc holds 432,147 shares with $17.76M value, down from 445,968 last quarter. This is a boost from IFG Group PLC's previous dividend of $3.00. Investors sentiment increased to 0.88 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.20, from 1.03 in 2016Q3.

Author: 0 Theresa May's future in doubt as election gamble backfires

The expression comes from the term "hung jury", when jurors can not decide on a verdict and a retrial is needed. May had unexpectedly called the snap election seven weeks ago, even though no vote was due until 2020. Speaking Friday on Europe 1 radio, Edouard Philippe conceded that "the tone" of Brexit negotiations may be affected by British Prime Minister Theresa May's failure to secure a parliamentary majority.

Author: 0 Labour brands Theresa May 'a damaged Prime Minister' after exit poll shock

She went into the election untested on a national campaign, but with a reputation for quiet competence. The BBC reported, however, that May did not plan to resign. He told ITV: "If this is correct we'll have another general election soon". Anna Soubry urged Mrs May to consider her position as Prime Minister while Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson refused to back the former Home Secretary.

Author: 0 Egypt, Bahrain Say Qatar Isolated for Harming Arab Security

Many states, including Egypt and Saudi Arabia, banned the movement. "We believe this issue can be dealt with among the states of the Gulf Cooperation Council", he told a news conference with his German counterpart during a visit to Berlin that was broadcast on Saudi state television.