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Theresa May's lead slips in opinion polls ahead of election

One Labour insider characterised the mood in the Corbyn camp as "extremely positive", after the Labour leader attracted a crowd of thousands to a rally in super-marginal Wirral West and then heard his name chanted in approval by rock fans when he appeared on stage before the Libertines at a music festival at Tranmere Rovers football ground in Birkenhead.



Pearson plc (PSON) Insider Sidney Taurel Buys 2100 Shares

The Sage Group plc now has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 675.53 ($8.72). Barclays PLC upgraded Unilever plc to an "overweight" rating and increased their target price for the stock from GBX 3,565 ($46.02) to GBX 4,360 ($56.28) in a research note on Friday, March 24th.


UVa opens play Thursday in the ACC baseball tournament

UVa opens play Thursday in the ACC baseball tournament

All 14 games from Tuesday through Saturday will be televised live on Fox Sports Carolinas with Sunday's title game aired nationally on ESPN2. The 12 teams are split into four pools. Link to all ACC Tournament information can be found here. No. 12 Notre Dame vs. The Bad: Louisville's 8-2 loss to FSU on Friday night marked the first time that the Cardinals dropped a series all season long.



May unveils Conservative manifesto, vows to cut immigration

May reiterated that Britain would be leaving the European single market and the customs union and warned of tricky battles over the next two years as the country negotiates its departure from the European Union. Welsh Conservative leader Andrew RT Davies responded: "A vote for Labour is a vote for more debt, more taxation and a chaotic Brexit, no matter how cynically Welsh Labour ministers attempt to carve out a distinct brand for themselves".


Hitting special counsel, Trump calls Russian Federation probe historic 'witch hunt'

Hitting special counsel, Trump calls Russian Federation probe historic 'witch hunt'

He expected his decision would have had bipartisan support, he said , given Democratic criticism of Comey over his handling of another FBI investigation into presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server. She acknowledged the president has broad authority to declassify information, but "the question is.is it appropriate". The third-term congressman, who has been floated as a potential Senate candidate in 2018, has been a consistent defender of Trump.



Input tax credits to reduce final tax burden under GST

There is also a list of products that are termed "essential" and will attract 0% Goods and Services Tax. Earlier also, the rate for machinery was 12.5 per cent with 5 per cent Value-Added Tax which totalled to 17.5 per cent. As against the present system where tax arbitrage plays an important role for manufacturers, a seamless tax treatment in the GST regime will eliminate the need of multiple warehouses across states.