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Mayor of London pulls plug on Garden Bridge

Mayor of London pulls plug on Garden Bridge

With planning permission expiring in December for the Thomas Heatherwick-designed bridge, meant to run from Temple on the north side of the Thames to the South Bank, the timetable appeared impossible, Khan said. The report by senior Labour MP Dame Margaret Hodge, published three weeks ago, said it would be "difficult to justify" giving any more cash while the finances of the Garden Bridge Trust were in such a "precarious" state.


CBI files supplementary chargesheet against 2 TMC MPs

CBI files supplementary chargesheet against 2 TMC MPs

Kolkata: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday filed a supplementary charge sheet in its ongoing probe into the Rose Valley group, booking two Trinamool Congress (TMC) lawmakers Sudip Bandyopadhyay and Tapas Pal under the Prevention of Corruption Act for allegedly receiving illegal gratification, or "bribes".


ED registers PMLA case in Narada sting involving TMC leaders

ED registers PMLA case in Narada sting involving TMC leaders

The agency, officials said, has registered the case under the provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act based on a CBI FIR. West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee faced the biggest embarrassment in her political career after a news portal captured footage of 12 leaders from her party - MPs, MLAs, ministers and the Kolkata mayor - accepting money from the representative of a fictitious finance company.


Myles Garrett and Mitchell Trubisky star in 2017 NFL Draft

Myles Garrett and Mitchell Trubisky star in 2017 NFL Draft

Njoku's selection Thursday represented the 64th player from the University of Miami to be selected in the first round in the NFL Draft. Of course, we won't find out for a time, perhaps a couple of years, who was right. The move is even more shocking, considering the Bears emptied their pockets for Mike Glennon, giving him a three-year, $45 million deal earlier this offseason.


Garrett 1st to Browns, Bears trade up for QB Trubisky

Garrett 1st to Browns, Bears trade up for QB Trubisky

Trubisky, the quarterback out of North Carolina, was a surprise pick. The other three - Jadeveon Clowney in 2014, Mario Williams in 2006 and Courtney Brown in 2000 - were also defensive ends. 1 pick. For much of the round, it was an offensive draft, although the breakdown wound up 19-13 on defense, including strings of six and five defenders from the 13th pick onward.



How major United States stock market indexes fared on Tuesday

In regular market hours, Intuit rose 8.5 per cent to US$125.61 after it reported consumer tax-season results and reiterated its quarter and full-year forecast. (AAL) shares slumped after reporting disappointing first-quarter results. The company's A-class shares rose $1.92, or 9.7 percent, to $21.62. Benchmark U.S.