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Author: 0 Oppn parties decide to meet on June 22 to discuss presidential nominee

Sources said that a tribal candidate was also being mulled. Kovind before leaving for New Delhi yesterday met with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and thanked the people of Bihar for their support. Meanwhile, Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee didn't seem happy with the Kovind's candidature. Patil defeated NDA candidate and Vice President B.S.

Business Congressman Scalise Upgraded to Serious Condition, Showing Improvement: Hospital
Author: 0 Congressman Scalise Upgraded to Serious Condition, Showing Improvement: Hospital

The 51-year-old Republican congressman from Louisiana underwent another surgery on Saturday, the hospital treating him said, which was at least his third operation since being transported to the facility. But he added: "We fully expect him to be able to walk", and "hopefully run". "I think that his risk of death right now is substantially lower than when he came in; he was as critical as you can be when he came in".

Author: 0 Pakistan dominate Champions Trophy team of the tournament

Fakhar capitalised on a lucky escape to strike a superb 114 and lift Pakistan to a commanding total of 338 for four. Speculation is rife that it could be the last edition of the Champions Trophy as there is a proposal to scrap the tournament and hold the World Twenty20 every two years besides hosting a Test Championship final every four years.

Author: 0 So It Begins: Britain Kicks Off Brexit Negotiations With EU

On the opposite side is Michel Barnier , the French former foreign minister who is the European Commission's chief negotiator. Johnson called on people to look at the more distant future. They also have a strong incentive to deny the United Kingdom a deal so attractive it might encourage others to follow the British example.With May still hammering out the details of a post-election deal to stay in power with the support of a small Northern Irish party, there are fears of a disorderly ...

Business Death toll in London tower block fire rises to 79
Author: 0 Death toll in London tower block fire rises to 79

A minute's silence was held at 11am across all Government buildings to remember victims and all those affected by the fire in north Kensington. Protesters close to Grenfell Tower in west London after a fire engulfed the 24-storey building on Wednesday morning.

Author: 0 UK moves to ease tensions after van attack on London Muslims

Police investigating a van attack on Muslims outside a mosque announced they were searching a property in Cardiff as they confirmed a man arrested at the scene was suspected of terror offences. The head of Tell MAMA, Fiyaz Mughal, warned of reprisal attacks against Muslims following major Islamist terrorist incidents. He said: "This is an appalling attack on innocent worshippers".

Author: 0 Tapwrit Outlasts Irish War Cry in Belmont

After finishing a fading eighth in the Preakness Stakes , trainer Todd Pletcher elected to keep Always Dreaming away from the brutal length of the Belmont and point towards stakes races later in the summer. After the race, the mega-trainer said, "It's our home base and I think that's always an advantage". So Classic Empire could well be the best three-year-old in the country, but his bad luck continued when he was scratched from the Belmont due to an abscess in his right foot.

Business Boeing Stays Mysterious As Details Set To Emerge On Airbus A321 Killer
Author: 0 Boeing Stays Mysterious As Details Set To Emerge On Airbus A321 Killer

Tibet Financial Leasing announces commitment for 20 737 MAX jets, including 737 MAX 10 and 737 MAX 8 airplanes, valued at about $2.5 billion at list prices. Qatar Airways firms up an order for 20 Boeing BA.N 737 MAX jets after letter of intent a year ago for up to 60 737 MAX 8 jets. It suggested that much of the interest in the MAX 10 was from existing Boeing customers switching orders from other models.

Business Goldman Sachs, Others Support Amazon $13.7B Whole Foods Buy
Author: 0 Goldman Sachs, Others Support Amazon $13.7B Whole Foods Buy

In buying Whole Foods, Amazon suddenly comes into more than 450 physical stores in prime retail locations among upscale buyers, giving it tremendous options in terms of building out in a market it's been eyeing for years. Wolfe Research raised shares of Whole Foods Market from an "underperform" rating to a "market perform" rating in a report on Tuesday, May 2nd. The company is scheduled to announce its next quarterly financial results on 25/07/2017 after the market close.

Business Activist investor targets Saks owner
Author: 0 Activist investor targets Saks owner

Land & Buildings Investment Management of Stamford, Conn., said in a public letter that HBC's Saks Fifth Avenue store in Manhattan, New York, is worth more than the company as a whole at current stock prices. Litt is known as an aggressive activist investor who pressures his targets through public letters, often pushing companies to sell themselves if they are unable to institute the changes he suggests.

Business The pros and cons of privatizing air traffic control
Author: 0 The pros and cons of privatizing air traffic control

Trump and Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao for the president's announcement on principles for air traffic control and Federal Aviation Administration ( FAA ) reform. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) also lashed out at the plan, insisting in a statement that the president "was recycling "a exhausted Republican plan that both sides of the aisle have rejected" and would hand control of one of our nation's most important public assets to special interests and the big ...

Business Wall St hits record highs on strong technology, health stocks
Author: 0 Wall St hits record highs on strong technology, health stocks

New York Fed President William Dudley said Monday that the central bank inflation should pick up as wages rise along with continuing improvement in the labor market. USA markets opened modestly higher on Monday, as technology stocks rebounded after sell-offs last week. Apple rose 3.8 per cent to $146.07, providing the biggest boost to technology followed by Microsoft , Alphabet and Facebook .

Business Chick-fil-A adds gluten-free bun to menu
Author: 0 Chick-fil-A adds gluten-free bun to menu

Arby's and Burger King were also praised by the website for their gluten-free options, although VeryWell said that both companies risk cross-contamination with its food preparation practices. Now, Chick-fil-A, known for its fried chicken sandwiches and the squishy buns that top them, is rolling out a gluten-free bun option, starting today.

Author: 0 Donald Trump Signs Order Seeking to Expand Apprenticeship Programs

Mr. Trump credited his daughter Ivanka for her leadership on the initiative, saying that she "worked so hard understands how important it is to train people to have great, high paying jobs". Walker went on to endorse Trump for president and after Tuesday's technical college tour the president planned to host a $1,000 per-person fundraiser for Walker's re-election campaign.

Author: 0 Record 65.6M people forcibly displaced worldwide

The UNHCR found that the number of forcibly displaced people has risen from 33.9 million in 1997 to 65.6 million in 2016. Then there are asylum-seekers who have fled their country but haven't been granted refugee status. This file photo taken on June 4, 2017 shows a girl resting with other Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) on a mat in the Kasai Province in Kikwit. A crowd of displaced people look on as members of the United Nations multi-national police contingent provide security during ...

Author: 0 Portugal says 1 of its soldiers killed in Mali terror attack

Security has gradually worsened across Mali since French forces pushed back allied Islamist and Tuareg rebel fighters in 2013 from swathes of the north they had occupied the previous year. The Kangaba, located on the eastern edge of Bamako , boasts accommodation in hut-style rooms, as well as restaurants and swimming pools, according to its website.

Author: 0 Johnson Controls International PLC (JCI) Shares Sold by First Interstate Bank

IL's holdings in Johnson Controls International PLC were worth $2,646,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 84.13% of the company's stock. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 2.5% compared to the same quarter previous year. Now ARRIS International plc $33.78 target price is just $6.22 shy of the official lowest sell-side analyst price target on Wall Street.

Author: 0 Fed's Dudley confident United States inflation should rebound with wages

August gold fell USD9.80, or 0.8%, to settle at USD1,246.70/oz., the lowest in four weeks. The U.S. dollar and Treasury yields moved higher after comments from New York Federal Reserve President William Dudley that reinforced expectations the central bank will continue on its path of tightening monetary policy.

Author: 0 Mood on first day of Brexit talks was 'incredibly positive': UK source

The EU says Britain can't leave without settling its bill, paying up for all its commitments that are still ongoing, including projects that might reach into the next decade, as well as the U.K.'s share of EU staff pensions. Almost a year to the day since Britons shocked themselves and their neighbours by voting on June 23 to cut loose from their main trading partner, and nearly three months since Prime Minister Theresa May locked them into a two-year countdown to Brexit in March 2019, ...

Author: 0 The OppenheimerFunds Inc. Has $18.91 Million Stake in Rite Aid Corporation (RAD)

About 16.01M shares traded. Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. About shares traded. United Community Financial Corp (NASDAQ:UCFC) has risen 35.59% since June 19, 2016 and is uptrending. 7,096 Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. Rothschild Investment Corp Il invested in 15,500 shares. It also upped Andina Acquisition Corp Ii stake by 48,605 shares and now owns 144,765 shares.

Business EQT buys Rice Energy to create shale gas drilling giant
Author: 0 EQT buys Rice Energy to create shale gas drilling giant

Rice Energy had 61 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. It turned negative, as 41 investors sold Rice Energy Inc shares while 60 reduced holdings. Barclays PLC reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Rice Energy in a research report on Wednesday, March 1st. If you are reading this piece on another domain, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of U.S.

Author: 0 S.Africa's rand weakens 1.5 pct after watchdog comments over cenbank

At the time the preliminary report was compiled, these parties had not yet responded to investigators at the public protector's office. Absa acquired Bankorp in April 1992. "Failure to recover the "gift" resulted in prejudice to the people of South Africa as the public funds could have benefited the broader society instead of a handful of shareholders of Bankorp Limited/ABSA Bank", she said.

Business Tata Motors says no plans to list Jaguar Land Rover
Author: 0 Tata Motors says no plans to list Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover , now a Tata Group company, said it would hire 1,000 electronics and software engineers and 4,000 workers across other sectors, including manufacturing. Jaguar Land Rover has teamed up with Gorillaz to recruit 5,000 staff. The applicants will have challenges via the app such as assembly of Jaguar I-PACE Concept, the company's first all-electric five-seater sports auto.

Business Trade commission seeks to block daily fantasy sports merger
Author: 0 Trade commission seeks to block daily fantasy sports merger

While fantasy sports have been around for decades, the daily games have become more popular as of late. The FTC said that it has authorized legal action to prevent the merger between the two companies, which are the two biggest platforms in the online sports betting market.

Author: 0 Boeing unveils plans for new version of 737 Max

Boeing said Monday that its board of directors has given the green light to develop a new super-stretched version of its single-aisle 737 Max. After a slew of successful product introductions over the past few years, Airbus has little new to show, and its order book is already filled with commitments for planes stretching out nearly a decade.

Author: 0 New Boeing jet and F-35 demand lift aerospace spirits in Paris

Added to improved cabin features, already unveiled in April at the Aircraft Interiors Expo, these enhancements would reduce the aircraft's cost per seat by 13%, in comparison to the current standard A380s. Furthermore, Airbus is targeting a significant reduction of maintenance by. The idea of a slimmed down staircase, as well as adding fuel-saving wingtips, is aimed at lowering the huge double-decker's operating costs and boosting its fuel efficiency.

Author: 0 Verizon concludes the $4.5 bn takeover deal of Yahoo

The completion of the acquisition marked the end of Yahoo as a stand-alone internet company, a tech pioneer once valued at more than $ 100 billion . Telecommunication conglomerate Verizon concluded the $4.5 billion deal of Yahoo's takeover on Tuesday, ending the web company's 21-year history as an independent entity.

Author: 0 Boeing launches 737 MAX 10 with 240 orders, commitments

French President Emmanuel Macron is seated in the cockpit of an Airbus A400M turboprop transport plane before taking off from Villacoublay military airbase near Paris , Monday, June 19, 2017. Airbus is offering its customers an enhanced version of the A380 dubbed the A380-plus, seeking to regain market traction with its biggest aircraft.

Author: 0 Are Analysts Bullish BBA Aviation plc (LON:BBA) After Last Week?

Barclays Capital maintained it with "Equal Weight" rating and GBX 290 target in Tuesday, March 1 report. UBS maintained it with "Buy" rating and GBX 330 target in Tuesday, February 14 report. (NYSE:MMC). 289,189 are held by Bowen Hanes. Kornitzer Capital Inc Ks invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Kona Grill Inc (NASDAQ:KONA). Granite Invest Ptnrs Lc reported 132,715 shares stake.

Author: 0 America's Cup: Team New Zealand dominate US in Bermuda

The New Zealand team's double victory erased a one-point advantage the USA team earned in an earlier regatta and gave them an early lead as they showed superior speed over the defending champions in the opening races. Burling, who has won Olympic gold and silver medals with grinder Blair Tuke, again appeared unflappable. Spithill, an Australian, is trying to win his third straight America's Cup before he turns 38.

Author: 0 Uddhav, Aditya Thackeray meet Amit Shah, Fadnavis

Addressing the 51st Foundation Day function of Sena in suburban Matunga this evening, Sena president Uddhav Thackeray said his party will not back Kovind if he has been chosen with an intention to garner Dalit votes. The top party leaders are expected to filter a name for the top post as President Pranab Mukherjee's term will come to an end in July. That meeting would be followed by another with BJP ministers in Maharashtra government at the chief minister's residence "Varsha".

Author: 0 Confederations Cup : Troubled Ronaldo eyes more silverware

Elsewhere for Mexico , there were good displays from Jonathan dos Santos , Hector Herrera and Andres Guardado in midfield, as well as from Miguel Layun , Hector Moreno and Ochoa, who produced a smart save in the 85th minute to deny Andre Silva and keep things level.

Author: 0 Theresa May to meet five Northern Ireland parties

Although the DUP are unionists - wanting to remain part of the United Kingdom - and broadly support numerous policies of the Conservative and Unionist Party (as the Conservatives are correctly called), May's proposed deal could scupper attempt to broker a power-sharing deal with Sinn Fein - which promotes the unification of Ireland - on the Northern Ireland Executive.

Business Scalise undergoes surgery Saturday, shows 'signs of improvement'
Author: 0 Scalise undergoes surgery Saturday, shows 'signs of improvement'

Roger Williams were injured. Tyson Foods lobbyist Matt Mika underwent additional surgery and his family said in a statement he was showing "positive results" and was expected to make a full recovery. However, Sava said that the doctors "are encouraged by improvement in his condition" and "an excellent recovery is a good possibility". Sava said that after being released from the hospital, Scalise "will require a period of healing and rehabilitation".

Business Queen Elizabeth marks official birthday with Trooping the Color event
Author: 0 Queen Elizabeth marks official birthday with Trooping the Color event

In the Queen's birthday message she said it had been "difficult to escape a very sombre mood" in the country which was "united in sadness" following the tragedies in London and Manchester. Her comments came three days after a Kensington apartment building caught fire, leading to at least 30 deaths, with many more missing. This weekend Queen Elizabeth II celebrated her rise to the throne of England with an extraordinary military parade.

Business Billionaire investor Paulson joins Valeant board, shares jump
Author: 0 Billionaire investor Paulson joins Valeant board, shares jump

Analysts have issued ratings on Valeant Pharmaceuticals Interna recently. Pershing Square Capital Mgmt Limited Partnership owns 4.45% invested in Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE: VRX ) for 18.11M shares. Cantor Fitzgerald initiated Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE: VRX ) rating on Friday, June 16. The TP is exactly $18.00. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have assigned a hold rating, five have assigned a buy rating and one has ...

Author: 0 Matsuyama joins Aoki as major runner-up from Japan

Koepka's four-stroke triumph at Erin Hills on Sunday , at a record-equalling tournament aggregate of 16 under par, means he succeeds Johnson as the US Open champion. "Yeah, I mean there's probably not that much that's that interesting to be honest", said Koepka. Then a couple things go the other way and maybe he doesn't win and finishes fourth or fifth like he has a couple times.

Author: 0 Trump Tweets He IS Under Investigation; His Attorney Says He Isn't

The allegation arose after former FBI director James Comey testified that Trump had asked him to drop an investigation a couple of times into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. The Washington Post reported last week that Mueller's team is also examining whether the president attempted to obstruct justice. " Witch Hunt ", Trump tweeted, referring to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who in early May had written a memo for Trump recommending that former Federal ...

Author: 0 French President Emmanuel Macron's party set for majority in parliamentary elections

While French voters have handed past presidents large majorities in parliament, what's different this time is that Macron's party is splitting - and therefore weakening - the opposition. Macron's rivals did not see that the system could help a party created only a year ago, which had never fielded candidates in a parliamentary election before, and whose leader, at 39, had been unknown to the public three years ago.

Business CDSL IPO opens today: 10 things to know
Author: 0 CDSL IPO opens today: 10 things to know

Just like BSE was the first stock exchange to list in India, CDSL will be the first depository to be quoted on an Indian stock exchange. Of their respective quota of reserved shares, non-institutional investors bid about 45.10%, retail investors bid an impressive 247.13% approximately, while employees bid about 8.49%.

Business Pakistan thrash India in cricket Champions Trophy victory
Author: 0 Pakistan thrash India in cricket Champions Trophy victory

Hardik Pandya was the top-scorer for India with 76 runs before he was run out by Hasan Ali in the 27th over after a mix-up with partner Ravindra Jadeja. Pakistan batsman Mohammad Hafeez: "It's a great, great team effort from where we came from because we knew after losing the first game, we were nowhere.

Author: 0 Citigroup Inc. Begins Coverage on Nokia Corporation (NOK)

SOL Capital Management CO boosted its stake in shares of Nokia Corporation by 41.5% in the first quarter. They now have a Dollars 6 price target on the stock. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 23rd. Nokia Corporation's payout ratio is -242.84%. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This report was originally reported by BBNS and is owned by of BBNS.

Author: 0 Macron kicks off Paris Air Show with airborne entrance

Airbus and General Electric's aircraft leasing arm, GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS), announced the firm order Monday. Coming up next from Boeing is the 737 Max 10 which is to match that capacity, while also being lighter and cheaper, the plane maker has said.

Business Oscar sparks mass brawl in Chinese league
Author: 0 Oscar sparks mass brawl in Chinese league

What ensued was a insane shoving match between the players of Shanghai SIPG and Guangzhou R&F , with members of both teams' staff and bench joining in. Minutes earlier, Oscar assisted on Hulk's goal for 1-1, which ended up the final score. 'I never allow my players to play so dirty. Oscar denied targeting the opponent player or disrespecting them.

Author: 0 Expect crude oil prices to trade positive: Sushil Finance

If the shale boom had continued, with US production growing at more than 1 million bpd per year, OPEC's share would have fallen even further in 2015 and 2016 (http://tmsnrt.rs/2srWKEf). Benchmark U.S. crude prices have already declined by $9 per barrel or about 16 percent from their recent peak in the middle of February. The International Energy Agency says it expects oil supplies next year to outpace demand, despite consumption hitting 100-million barrels per day for the first time.

Business Uber appointed a Nestle executive to be an independent board member
Author: 0 Uber appointed a Nestle executive to be an independent board member

On June 11, Uber's board chose to accept all recommendations made in the final report that would be released on June 13 along with with a reform plan. Uber has met with a torrent of controversy relating not only to its business model, but claims by staff the company is badly managed and is rife with sexism and sexual harassment.