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United Kingdom families being hit hard, says Bank of England

It also stressed that its forecasts were based on the assumption of a "smooth" Brexit, implying no cliff-edge disruption to trade and investment in 2019. The rise in inflation entirely reflects the effects of import prices and weaker sterling, Carney said, adding that it "has been offset to some extent by the continued subdued growth in domestic costs with wage growth notably weaker than expected".



Trump's warning for sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation boss

In a tweet on Friday he said Mr Comey had "better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations". Critics have assailed Trump for abruptly dismissing Comey, who was leading the agency's investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 USA election, and possible ties between Moscow and the Trump campaign.


Security expert provides tips following global ransomware attack

Security expert provides tips following global ransomware attack

EC3 says its Joint Cybercrime Action Taskforce, made up of experts in high-tech crime, "is specially created to assist in such investigations and will play an important role in supporting the investigation". Tens of thousands of ransomware attacks Friday targeted organizations around the world, including 16 that are part of the National Health Service. Germany's national railway says departure and arrival display screens at its stations were affected Friday night, but there was no impact ...


Sacked minister records statement before ACB in tanker scam

Sacked minister records statement before ACB in tanker scam

Mishra is demanding that AAP leaders Sanjay Singh, Ashish Khetan, Satyendar Jain, Raghav Chadha and Durgesh Pathak disclose details and source of their funding for their foreign trips and questioned as to why these leaders have not put this information in the public domain as yet.



North Korea launches missile; its first after April 29 failure

Current ranges of known active North Korean ballistic missiles are shown in this map. The US Treasury Department said it is looking at "every tool in its arsenal" to cut off sources of worldwide financing for illegal activities in North Korea.



India likely to skip OBOR event in China

Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Krishna Bahadur Mahara and Foreign Minister Prakash Sharan Mahat were present at the event. India is likely to boycott the One Belt One Road (OBOR) Forum starting from Sunday in Beijing, the Indian Express reported .