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Rockets' James Harden expects to play vs. Warriors despite sore wrist

Williams shot 7-of-8 from the three. Rockets vs. Thunder . James Harden vs. Russell Westbrook . "I thought we played well but once again you're playing against a great team with a great player, arguably the MVP of the league", Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry said of Harden.


Old Mutual sells stake in OMAM for $446m

Old Mutual sells stake in OMAM for $446m

The transaction comprises a sale of a 9.95% tranche of OMAM shares held by Old Mutual at a price of $15.30 per share and a sale of a further 15% held by Old Mutual at a price of $15.75 per share. HNA Capital is paying US$ 446 million for the stake in the asset management unit. This acquisition brings Old Mutual a step closer to completing its managed separation, announced a year ago.


BT fined £42 million for breaching contracts with telecoms providers

BT fined £42 million for breaching contracts with telecoms providers

Ofcom said the company had broken its rules by acting in a way that could harm competition in the telecoms sector. In this case, it failed to pay full compensation to providers when it was late installing ethernet lines - high-speed cables used by large businesses, and mobile and broadband providers, to transmit data.



India reaches 248-6; trails Australia by 52 in 4th test

Pujara, who was batting quite comfortably, departed in the very first over after tea when a Lyon delivery turned in sharply after pitching to hit the gloves and then the pad before lobbing up for an easy catch to Peter Handscomb at short leg.



OPEC deal: How long can oil producers maintain reduced output?

Iraq has reduced output and exports by 187,000 barrels a day under the accord, and its cuts will reach the promised level of 210,000 in a few more days, he said . Brent crude futures closed on Friday at US$50.80 a barrel in London, down 96 cents, or 1.9 per cent, for the week. Compliance with the supply-cut deal was 94% in February among OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers combined, Russia's Novak said.



OPEC, non-OPEC oil producers meet in Kuwait over output-cut compliance

They called on OPEC to present recommendations next month on whether to extend the accord, which took effect in January, beyond its initial six-month term. Oil producers are now arriving in Kuwait ahead of the meeting of the five-nation committee, consisting of Venezuela, Kuwait , Algeria, Russia and Oman, which was established to monitor the implementation of the oil output cut deal.