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Champions Trophy: Rs 2000 crore bet on Pakistan-India final clash

They have been brought to the final due to external factors and not based on on-field performance. Sohail further warned the players to concentrate on their game and remain level-headed, otherwise they would not be able to survive. The outcome of the match is just one part of the betting exercise. Ruling out resumption of bilateral cricket ties between India and Pakistan anytime soon, BJP president Amit Shah on Saturday said the two countries would continue to play against each ...

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Uber boss Travis Kalanick takes indefinite leave as CEO

Uber's board unanimously accepted former USA attorney general Eric Holder's recommendations for improving the company. Kalanick's leave also coincided with the company board's review of the report submitted by the Eric Holder-led teams which aims at changing Uber's workplace culture and recommends decentralising power.

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Two killed in Pune ordnance factory blast

The official added, "The two, who sustained very severe burn injuries were rushed to the factory hospital but were declared dead on arrival". This is published unedited from the PTI feed . "There is no damage to the buildings and the situation is under control". Military explosive experts are on the site to investigate the matter. The inquiry would also establish whether standard operating procedures (SOPs) were followed by the deceased, said authorities.

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Verhofstadt says Brexit 'started as internal Tory party dispute'

Although sources from both No.10 and the DUP say discussions are "progressing", the PM is yet to confirm whether an agreement will be reached in time. European Union officials acknowledge that the agreements to be reached before Britain leaves in March 2019 can only be concluded as a whole package simultaneously but leaders have barred Barnier from talking about trade before he gets outline deals on the rights of expatriate citizens and how much Britain owes the EU.

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Havana says Trump's policy on Cuba doomed to fail

Cuban President Raul Castro , responding to Trump's announcement, said: "Any strategy aimed at changing the political, economic and social system in Cuba , whether it seeks to achieve it through pressures and impositions, or by employing subtle methods, will be doomed to failure".

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Trump wants to dismantle Obama-era Cuba policies

He apparently will not restore the wet foot, dry-foot policy, rescinded by Obama a year ago . The sending of family remittances, and transactions such as agricultural product sales, would be allowed to continue in which Cuba is required to pay in cash and in advance.

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Russia, New Zealand ready for Confed Cup

And Degenek was keen to echo those sentiments. Right now, expectations are of an overall attendance of 480,000 during the competition. "We're here to win it". And I think that this is a flawless solution. However, this hasn't deterred the hope of Mexican fans, and many are looking to just enjoy a good game between two star-studded teams alongside their family and friends.

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London fire protesters storm city hall

Protesters sit down in Oxford Circus during a rally calling for justice for those affected by the Grenfell Tower fire on June 16. "It really devastated me", he said. Fellow London MP Harriet Harman urged politicians to pursue the inquiry without delay, warning Fire Minister Nick Hurd if they didn't act "you and all of us are culpable".

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Philippine police questioning driver in casino attack probe

On Saturday, police said they are questioning a taxi driver who may have details about the suspect. He had been sacked from the finance department in 2014 for corruption, having been investigated since 2011 for a scam involving tax credits in exchange for kickbacks.

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Federal Reserve Continues To Normalize Monetary Policy

Bloomberg poll revealed that only 5 of 100 economists surveyed expected the FED to maintain the interest rate in the prior range of 0.75-1 percent. From there, the "cap" will increase by $6 billion every three months over the course of a year until it hits $30 billion a month. The bond market seems to be showing less confidence in the economy than the Fed, with the benchmark 10-year T-Note yield testing its lowest level of 2017.

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Federal Reserve again raises key interest rate

The Federal Open Market Committee also maintained its forecast for one more rate hike this year. The FTSE 100 fell by 0.67% to 7,424 in London while the domestic economy-facing FTSE 250 index slumped 2.0% to 19,568. The Hang Seng in Hong Kong dropped 1.0 percent to 25,621.26 and Shanghai's Composite index edged 0.1 percent lower to 3,128.21. The S&P ASX 200 in Australia tumbled 1.2 percent to 5,763.20.

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Champions Trophy Final: Punters peg India favourites against Pakistan

Even veteran cricketer, Virender Sehwag has trolled the Pakistani cricket team for the coincidence. "Past statistics and records do not matter", Kohli added, referring to India's 13-2 win record against Pakistan in ICC tournaments. He's very positive. He's an aggressive captain and he wants to take wickets . Amir, however, has once again become a mainstay of the Pakistan team since returning to the side early in 2016, appearing in 47 of the team's 57 matches across all global ...

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Augean plc (AUG) Increases Dividend to GBX 1 Per Share

Gemmer Asset Management Ltd Com has invested 0% of its portfolio in Paypoint plc (LON:PAY). Credit Suisse maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $800 target in Tuesday, January 19 report. The firm has "Buy" rating by Liberum Capital given on Friday, March 11. The firm has "Buy" rating by Shore Capital given on Thursday, February 25. The rating was maintained by Shore Capital on Tuesday, March 28 with "House Stock".

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Global overcapacity drags oil prices down to six-month lows

Demand for gasoline in the USA remained low despite decreasing gasoline prices. A Market Research Manager, Tradition Energy in Stamford, Gene McGillian, said in the report that fears of oversupply was driving the market, adding that crude oil price would appreciate soon.

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USA stocks open lower after Fed rate hike

The prime cause of rising United Kingdom inflation has been weakness in the pound, which has fallen 15 percent against the dollar since topping $1.50 in the early hours of last June 24, when it initially appeared Britons had voted to remain in the EU.

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Doctor: Scalise improving, came in at 'imminent risk of death'

GOP Representative Steven Scalise was one of the people shot. Scalise, the third most powerful Republican in the House, was shot through the hip. "The congressman's status remains critical", Dr. "He will require additional operations to manage abdominal injuries and other bone injuries". The surgeon on Friday said he was "a lot more confident and optimistic" about Scalise's recovery than he was two days ago.

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Alamos Gold Inc (NYSE:AGI) Under Analyst Spotlight

Hexavest Inc. now owns 4,550,702 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $36,519,000 after buying an additional 3,424,639 shares during the last quarter. The company reported revenue of $140.44 Million in the same period previous year. Analysts predict that Alamos Gold will post $0.07 EPS for the current year.

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"Create goodwill", business leaders urge May in Brexit talks

Brexit Secretary David Davis and the European Commission's chief negotiator Michel Barnier agreed during discussions in Brussels on Thursday to start formal talks over the UK's departure on 19 June. Before the election, May proposed a clean break from the European Union, involving withdrawal from the European Union single market, limits on immigration and a bespoke customs deal with the EU.

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Whitbread plc (WTB) PT Raised to GBX 3925

According to the latest broker reports outstanding on Tuesday 13th of June, 8 analysts have a rating of "strong buy", 1 analysts "buy", 0 analysts "neutral", 0 analysts "sell" and 0 analysts "strong sell". It has a 7.5 P/E ratio. The Established Markets includes Benelux, Canada, Denmark, France, Ireland, Norway and Switzerland. Zpg Plc ( LON:ZPG ) traded up 1.94% during trading on Friday, hitting GBX 352.10.

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Citing strong job market, Fed votes to boost rates

Stupnytska added that while the Fed would be "under little pressure to tighten policy in the next few months" ultimately the tightening effect could come from the balance sheet reinvestment programme. Even if U.S. Treasury bond yields shoot up, there are plenty of dividend ETFs for investors that offer benchmark-beating yields. The Committee now expects to begin implementing a balance sheet normalization program this year, provided that the economy evolves broadly as anticipated.

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Fed moves show growing confidence in USA economy

As it has in previous months, it said its interest rate remains "accommodative", meaning that it is still low enough to help fuel economic activity. The Fed said it would initially reduce its holdings by $10 billion a month for three months, divided 60-40 between Treasury notes and mortgage bonds.

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Flannery wins top GE job after nursing growth at healthcare unit

While this is a dramatic drop , Immelt took control of the company on September 7, 2001, several days before the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and also led the company through the financial crisis in 2008. Under Immelt's leadership, GE shares have fallen 26.4% from $39.66. Current CFO Jeff Bornstein has been promoted to Vice Chair of GE. Flannery engineered GE's biggest-ever acquisition - the $10 billion deal for Alstom SA's energy business - while he headed the company's M&A ...

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Amazon moves into real-world stores with $13.7 billion Whole Foods deal

Kroger , rumored late previous year to be considering its own takeover of Whole Foods , was down 9 percent. Whole Foods , which has faced pressure from activist investors, will continue to operate stores under its brand and will be led by co-founder and chief executive John Mackey , the companies said.

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Trump budget chief sees Fed continuing accommodative rate policy

The central bank maintained its outlook of three rate hikes total for this year, as it expects that a tightening labour market will lift inflation to the 2% target over the medium term. This evening the Central Bureau of Statistics will publish Israel's Consumer Price Index for May with economists expecting that it rose 0.3% over the month.

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Mexico central bank to raise interest rates following Fed

Earlier Thursday, the U.K. Office for National Statistics said retail sales fell 1.2% in May, compared to expectations for a 0.8% fall. NEW YORK, June 14 ( Reuters ) - U.S. On Friday, it implied investors expect an annual inflation rate of 1.676% over the next 10 years, down from 1.819% on May 31, according to Tradeweb. US May inflation stats were published on Wednesday afternoon, ahead of the evening's Fed meeting.

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United Dominion Realty Trust, Inc

It has underperformed by 6.57% the S&P500. Kennedy Capital Management Inc. owned 1.26% of Education Realty Trust worth $37,575,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Edge Wealth Mngmt Limited Liability accumulated 0% or 300 shares. Finally, Anchor Capital Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Education Realty Trust by 2.5% in the first quarter.

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Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC (RBGLY) Receives $3061.50 Average PT from Analysts

GlaxoSmithKline had 19 analyst reports since September 8, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Kcm Investment Advisors Llc decreased Williams Cos Inc (WMB) stake by 8.41% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The correct version of this news story can be accessed at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/06/16/shire-plc-shp-rating-reiterated-by-deutsche-bank-ag-updated-updated.html.

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Qatar says fighter jets deal shows deep USA support

But despite this tough rhetoric, it was announced Thursday that the US has signed a $ 12 billion deal to sell fighter jets to Qatar . The Pentagon said the jets sale would increase security cooperation between the U.S. In separate development, the Qatari state news agency QNA and Doha-based Al Jazeera report that two US vessels, namely the USS Chinook, a coastal patrol ship, and US Coast Guard Cutter Baranof arrived Wednesday in Qatar for military drill with the Qatari navy.

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A Day After Alexandria Shooting, More Questions, Few Answers

Franks confirmed to Fox News on Friday's "The Story with Martha MacCallum" that he was one of the names on the list. Investigators have not determined the objective of the list and they are still trying to determine its meaning. Duncan said he told him it was Republicans. Duncan and Brooks were at the Alexandria, Virginia, field where GOP members of Congress were practicing for a congressional baseball game Wednesday, although Duncan left before the shooting began.

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Donald Trump confirms obstruction of justice probe, claiming 'witch hunt'

On Thursday night, he issued a statement lashing out at news stories sourced to anonymous officials and that he believes are causing the President and Republicans to attack the Justice Department, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Mueller for alleged leaks.

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Complete Analysis of: Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST)

The average volume stands around 1.67 million shares. 12/15/2016 - Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. was downgraded to "hold" by analysts at Argus. Finally, Ameriprise Financial Inc. Host Hotels & Resorts's payout ratio is 80.81%. The correct version of this story can be viewed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/06/16/host-hotels-and-resorts-inc-hst-stock-rating-reaffirmed-by-royal-bank-of-canada-updated.html.

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The Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (LSCC) Earning Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds

The company has market cap of $6.39 billion. The stock declined 1.27% or $0.17 reaching $13.2 on the news. About 64,872 shares traded. ON Semiconductor Corp (NASDAQ:ON) has risen 70.76% since June 16, 2016 and is uptrending. Tieton Management Ltd Liability reported 3.65% in Lattice Semiconductor Corp (NASDAQ:LSCC). Swiss Natl Bank has invested 0.01% in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY).

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Woman Denied $43M In Casino Winnings, Given $2.25, Is Now Suing

She excitedly snapped a selfie with the screen, believing her life was forever changed. Imagine thinking you had won $43 million at the casino, only to be told that the real prize was $2.25 and a steak dinner. Adding to the fissure, the state Gaming Commission also dismissed the win as the machine displays a sign stating 'Malfunctions void all pays and plays '.

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How major U.S. stock market indexes fared on Friday

Just two years ago, Whole Foods CEO John Mackey told Bloomberg BusinessWeek that Amazon's foray into grocery delivery would be " Amazon's Waterloo". The deal gives tremendous impetus to two avenues Amazon has been pursuing: brick-and-mortar stores and grocery retailing. Investors dumped retailers, drugstores, and even discount chains.

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Is This Just A Random Move? - Sprint Corporation (S), Target Corporation (TGT)

Analyst's mean target price for TGT is $58.60 while analysts mean recommendation is 3.00. On average, equities analysts expect that Target Corporation will post $4.24 EPS for the current fiscal year. The firm's 50-day moving average is $55.18 and its 200 day moving average is $64.23. The company now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $64.68.


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