• One killed in India's West Bengal clashes
One killed in India's West Bengal clashes

Local sources said Kiran Tamang, an India Reserve Battalion officer, was stabbed in the back with a traditional Gorkha knife as security forces struggled to contain thousands-strong mob that torched police vehicles and ransacked government property, shouting anti-government slogans.

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  • Morgan defends call to sit out of T20I series decider
Morgan defends call to sit out of T20I series decider

England made three changes from the side beaten by three runs at Taunton on Friday, a result that saw South Africa level the three-match series at 1-1. I love playing worldwide cricket, but unfortunately that is the case. Bowling with control and variation, the 28-year-old came back from a hard first two overs - where he conceded 24 runs - t...

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  • PD Editorial: Senate's unseemly rush to vote on health bill
PD Editorial: Senate's unseemly rush to vote on health bill

Another thing the Senate credits do is that they go down to more poor people, but the credits themselves will be smaller. "We've been disappointed that movement's not been more dramatic toward a full repeal or a broader rollback of this onerous law Obamacare ", said Tim Phillips, who heads Americans for Prosperity, the largest of the Koch netw...

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  • Flight diverted to remove 'potential threat' from plane
Flight diverted to remove 'potential threat' from plane

According to the Houston Chronicle , her fellow passengers said they could tell something was amiss: The woman had been shouting and walking backwards at Los Angeles International Airport before the flight took off on Sunday, and some wondered how she had been allowed on the plane.

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  • Takata decides to file for bankruptcy - Japan media
Takata decides to file for bankruptcy - Japan media

Takata announced that it has reached an agreement under which USA autoparts maker Key Safety Systems will take over most of the Japanese company's assets and operations for 175 billion yen ($1.588 billion). "Takata agreed to pay $1 billion over air bag fraud; three of the company's executives were also criminally charged". Founded in 1933 in Ja...

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  • Trump calls Modi 'true friend', ahead of meet
Trump calls Modi 'true friend', ahead of meet

Pointing out to the buying spree of India's commercial aviation sector from U.S. aviation giants, Modi hinted at the positive side of the trade relation for USA. Briefing journalists on the eve of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Washington , a senior White House official revealed preparations have been in full swing to make it memora...

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  • Ronaldo confident ahead of Confederations Cup semifinals
Ronaldo confident ahead of Confederations Cup semifinals

Santos said afterwards that New Zealand's performance against Mexico , when they narrowly lost 2-1, put him on alert about the problems they could pose - which probably explains why Ronaldo, who was withdrawn midway through the second half, and Portugal's other big guns were picked from the start.

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  • German business confidence hits new record high: Ifo
German business confidence hits new record high: Ifo

In wholesaling, business climate improved for the third month in succession to reach its highest level since December 2010. Fuest said that "Germany's economy is performing very strongly ". Data today showed that the current conditions index improved to 124.1 from 123.3 in the previous month. "Ifo and PMIs were already much too optimistic comp...

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  • Oil surge due to weaker dollar
Oil surge due to weaker dollar

An oil rig drilling a well at sunrise, owned by Parsley Energy Inc. near Midland, Texas, U.S., May 3, 2017. US producers are flooding the market with oil, keeping prices well below $50 a barrel. Geopolitical tensions in the Middle East, a near-2 million barrel per day cut in output by the world's largest producers and the seasonally strong summer d...

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  • Even at 2 am, Swaraj helps Indians tweeting for help: Modi
Even at 2 am, Swaraj helps Indians tweeting for help: Modi

He stated that India has been a victim of terrorism but "we have succeeded in conveying to the world the deleterious effects of terrorism on India". Analysts admit that recent Trump policy posturing has been less than favourable for India. Then Trump accused India of seeking to profit from the Paris climate accord as he announced he was pulling...

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  • Uber CEO Kalanick likely to take leave, exec Michael to leave
Uber CEO Kalanick likely to take leave, exec Michael to leave

Fowler now works for digital payments company Stripe. He said his "beliefs and approach to leadership" were "inconsistent" with those of the company. He said in response to the video: "I must fundamentally change as a leader and grow up".

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  • Markets Right Now: Tech, banks lead early gains
Markets Right Now: Tech, banks lead early gains

Altogether, tech stocks in the S&P 500 rose 1.7%, the largest gain among the 11 sectors that make up the index. US stock indexes held steady in early trading Wednesday after the price of oil stabilized. The Japanese Nikkei 225 rose 0.8 percent, the Hang Seng in Hong Kong fell 0.3 percent and South Korea's Kospi dipped 0.1 percent. Saudi Ene...

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  • Macron's party wins landslide majority in parliament: final results
Macron's party wins landslide majority in parliament: final results

He also said dissent would not be tolerated among the dozens elected on the Macron party ticket, including many newcomers such as 24-year-old law school graduate Typhanie Degois. The Socialist party was the biggest loser. The rout of the Socialist Party is irrevocable. Marine Le Pen has said that whilst Macron may have won a large parliamenta...

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  • Pets at Home Group PLC
Pets at Home Group PLC

About 8.53M shares traded. Pettyjohn Wood & White Inc acquired 126,257 shares as Verizon Communications Com (VZ)'s stock declined 7.66%. The stock of Biffa PLC (LON:BIFF) earned "Buy" rating by Numis Securities on Friday, March 31. Pekin Singer Strauss Asset Management Il invested in 3,000 shares. Morgan Stanley has upgraded Rotork (LON:ROR) stoc...

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  • Copa Holdings, Boeing Announce Deal For 15 737 MAX 10s
Copa Holdings, Boeing Announce Deal For 15 737 MAX 10s

Despite the interest in the MAX 10, analysts expect passenger jet orders at the Paris Airshow to fall short of recent boom years, as airlines digest a flood of deliveries and manufacturers focus on production targets. The new 737 MAX 10 will add to that legacy, providing United with another in a long line of highly successful aircraft. US state...

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  • Trump calls Obama a copycat for saying health bill is 'mean'
Trump calls Obama a copycat for saying health bill is 'mean'

WASHINGTON ( Reuters ) - Republican Senator Susan Collins of ME said on Sunday she has extreme reservations about the U.S. Senate's healthcare overhaul and does not think it will be able to pass this week. Despite Trump appearing to suggest he had used the word "mean" to describe his own party's healthcare bill, the president appeared more concern...

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  • Gov't not overly concerned with Fed's rate hike
Gov't not overly concerned with Fed's rate hike

The majority of Fed officials estimated in March that they would raise rates two more times this year. Although the rate hike was widely expected , market participants had feared that a recent slowdown in economic activity would dampened expectations of a total three rate hikes in 2017.

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  • New Analyst Ratings For Morgan Sindall Group (LON:MGNS)
New Analyst Ratings For Morgan Sindall Group (LON:MGNS)

Numis Securities maintained the shares of HLCL in report on Tuesday, March 1 with "Buy" rating. $30's average target is 14.46% above currents $26.21 stock price. The Vermont-based Hanson And Doremus Inv Management has invested 0% in Centrica PLC (LON:CNA). About 157,135 shares traded. Shares of QinetiQ Group plc ( LON:QQ ) opened at 282.10 on...

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  • The President Energy PLC's (PPC)
The President Energy PLC's (PPC) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt

Liontrust Asset Management PLC (LON:LIO) insider John Stephen Ions sold 211,157 shares of Liontrust Asset Management PLC stock in a transaction on Thursday, June 15th. Nomura maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, April 25 report. ( NYSE:NKE ), 24 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 13 Hold. The stock has "Sell" rating by Liberum Capital on T...

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  • It's so hot in Phoenix the airlines can't fly, here's why
It's so hot in Phoenix the airlines can't fly, here's why

A woman walks along a row of misters Monday, June 19, 2017 in Tempe, Ariz. The Tuesday forecast put the temperature in Phoenix at a clement 120 degrees Fahrenheit during the midday peak. - before the really ugly temperatures arrive. "Down here, it's hot", Guadalupesaid. Most of the nearby cities in the region would face temperature up to 11...

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  • Remnants of Cindy will bring heavy rain to start the weekend
Remnants of Cindy will bring heavy rain to start the weekend

Mayor Tim Kerner said Thursday that streets and yards in the town of Lafitte, south of New Orleans, are flooded. Heavy rainfall is expected for parts of the northern Gulf Coast, southeastern and eastern United States, with some areas experiencing the potential for "life-threatening flash flooding", the National Weather Service said.

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  • Itay Shuts Down 2 Failing Banks at Potential Cost of $19 Bln
Itay Shuts Down 2 Failing Banks at Potential Cost of $19 Bln

President Donald Trump manages to push his healthcare bill through Congress. Some 4.8 billion euros will be immediately earmarked to "maintain capitalization" of the retail bank Intesa Sanpaolo , which will take on the banks' "good" assets.

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  • Modi US Visit: PM Makes 2 Jabs At Pakistan, Read Here
Modi US Visit: PM Makes 2 Jabs At Pakistan, Read Here

While it is quite obvious that Trump's tweets are his own doing and oftentimes knee jerk reactions to perceived insults, Modi's tweets are carefully constructed and poised. Modi would be arriving in Israel on 4 July and is likely to meet Netanyahu the same day in the evening. Around 600 members of the community will be attending this programme.

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  • Bodies Of 7 Missing US sailors Found In Destroyer Damaged In Collision
Bodies Of 7 Missing US sailors Found In Destroyer Damaged In Collision

Sykes says her son told her that the men sleeping on bunks above and below him were among those who died. Acting Secretary of the Navy Sean Stackley promised an investigation into the incident. The investigation will also look into a time discrepancy in the ACX Crystal's initial report of the incident south of Tokyo Bay, said Scott. The co...

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  • New Analyst Ratings For Liontrust Asset Management (LON:LIO)
New Analyst Ratings For Liontrust Asset Management (LON:LIO)

The stock rose 1.24% or $1.88 reaching $153.99. Shares for $1.66 million were sold by EBERWEIN ELISE R. Another trade for 104,223 shares valued at $5.21 million was made by KERR DEREK J on Friday, June 2. They expect $2.35 earnings per share, up 6.33% or $0.14 from last year's $2.21 per share. AAL's profit will be $22.55 million for 150.09 P/E if t...

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  • ACG orders 20 Boeing 737 MAX 10 jets
ACG orders 20 Boeing 737 MAX 10 jets

Leasing firm Aviation Capital Group (ACG), for example, said yesterday it had placed an order for 20 of the new 737 MAX 10 jets, worth a total of $2.5 billion at list prices. The aircraft lessor's CEO John Plueger said "With these additional 12 units, ALC's growing 737 MAX order book now stands at 130 aircraft - and we are placing them rapidly"...

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  • Relatives ask for help in search for missing Chinese scholar
Relatives ask for help in search for missing Chinese scholar

The Thursday evening gathering at Altgeld Hall in Urbana comes two weeks after 26-year-old Yingying Zhang disappeared. The FBI said that the driver of the auto appeared to be a white male who circled around the area " prior to making contact with Zhang ".

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  • Facts about retrial of Bill Cosby on sex assault charges
Facts about retrial of Bill Cosby on sex assault charges

Lawyers for several media outlets argued at a hearing Tuesday that jurors' names should nearly always be public to ensure transparency in the judicial process. The media are asking the judge to release them, stating that the public has a right to know the trial followed an impartial process. The judge sought to comfort the jurors, at least one of...

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  • Co-op Bank says nears rescue deal with investor group
Co-op Bank says nears rescue deal with investor group

The proposal would allow Co-Op to meet its capital requirements and continue as a stand- alone entity, the Manchester-based bank said in a statement on Monday. However, the positions of the bank's investors and the pension scheme trustees on the issue were now "largely aligned", a source familiar with the matter said.

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  • Fridman's L1 Retail to buy Holland & Barrett for 1.8 bln pounds
Fridman's L1 Retail to buy Holland & Barrett for 1.8 bln pounds

The takeover was similarly well received by Peter Aldis, chief executive of Holland & Barrett, who added: "Carlyle has been a great partner for Holland & Barrett over the last few years, investing in the brand, our people, and next-generation technology, which has driven our growth".

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  • Air bag maker Takata files for bankruptcy in Japan, US
Air bag maker Takata files for bankruptcy in Japan, US

Takata is expected to file on Monday for bankruptcy protection and announce a takeover offer from Key Safety Systems Inc for about 180 billion yen ($1.62 billion), according to people familiar with the matter, who asked not to be identified because the information is private.

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  • Jose Mourinho 'must face tax probe'
Jose Mourinho 'must face tax probe'

According to a court document seen by AFP, Di Maria will pay around two million euros to the Spanish authorities after pleading guilty to two counts of fraud committed in 2012 and 2013 when he was a Real Madrid player. The Red Devils won the lesser prize of the Community Shield back in August before going on to secure the EFL Cup and Europa...

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  • Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns After Investor Demands
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns After Investor Demands

Kalanick's resignation closely follows the June 13 presentation of former Attorney General Eric Holder's report on Uber's workplace culture . Those allegations came under his leadership. "When you're at war with customers, employees, service suppliers, you can't build up a business model, and Kalanick was at war with everyone", said Ferdinan...

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  • Long-time friend Thomas called incredible Spieth bunker shot
Long-time friend Thomas called incredible Spieth bunker shot

After three straight rounds in the 60s, Spieth heads into Sunday at 12 under, having carded a four-under 66 with three birdies on his last four holes. "I'm still two ahead, so got to be happy". Eighty-five players made the cut and 68 finished within seven shots of the lead. "I must say I felt a little more comfortable on the greens than I did t...

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  • Boeing Launches New Plane At The Paris Air Show
Boeing Launches New Plane At The Paris Air Show

Boeing clearly dominated the news at the Paris show, with the introduction of the 737-10 and the blizzard of customer orders and commitments for the latest addition to the 737 MAX family. Additional MAX 10 orders announced in Paris Tuesday included 20 for USA aircraft lessor Aviation Capital Group, 15 for China Aircraft Leasing Group (CALC), 1...

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