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United Kingdom election campaigns pause, for second time, after London attack

United Kingdom election campaigns pause, for second time, after London attack

The main political parties suspended national campaigning after seven people were killed and nearly 50 hospitalized in a vehicle and knife attack Saturday night in the bustling London Bridge area. Steven Fielding, professor of politics at the University of Nottingham, said it was "about as close as you can get to a campaign speech while pretending to be uniting the nation at this moment of crisis".


San Francisco investigating whether Uber, Lyft are public nuisances

San Francisco investigating whether Uber, Lyft are public nuisances

Andrew Cuomo late Monday. Alluding to Uber's legal fight with the city over driver information, she added, "Also, given the fact that the city posts home addresses of drivers on its public website, we have serious concerns about providing personal data that the city refuses to protect".



Brazil's president faces key court session in campaign case

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. Following the impeachment past year of Rousseff, Temer became president. However, the career politician whose popularity is hovering around 8 percent has said he would appeal.



Rain delays Nadal, Djokovic quarterfinals

The 31-year-old, who is bidding for his 10th Roland Garros title, will today lock horns with fellow Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta for a place in last-four. If Rafael Nadal has been the form player on clay this season, these two figures are not far behind as part of the supporting cast. Defending champion Djokovic , on the other hand, made it to the last-eight after sweeping aside Spain's Albert Ramos ViƱolas 7-6 (7-9), 6-1, 6-3.



Bilby PLC (BILB) Price Target Raised to GBX 85 at Northland Securities

HSBC's target would suggest a potential upside of 22.11 % from the company's last stock close price. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.58 in 2016 Q4. The rating was maintained by Numis Securities on Monday, November 16 with "Hold". The stock has "Hold" rating by Deutsche Bank on Friday, August 7. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have assigned a hold recommendation, nine have given a buy recommendation and one has issued a strong buy recommendation on the ...


Sri Lanka rushes aid to flood victims, death toll hits 146

Sri Lanka rushes aid to flood victims, death toll hits 146

Sri Lanka's tri-forces personnel including more than 1,000 Army troops have been engaged in the rescue and relief operations. Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena who visited some of the worst affected areas during the weekend has assured immediate relief to the victims and has pledged to build new homes for those who have lost their houses.