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Amsterdam wins European Union medicine agency, 900 jobs leaving London over Brexit

Amsterdam wins European Union medicine agency, 900 jobs leaving London over Brexit

Clinical trials transparency campaigner Dr Ben Goldacre said that moving around 900 highly qualified staff will always cause upheaval. Hosting the EMA and the smaller European Banking Authority ( EBA ), both now based in London , will mean jobs, business euros and prestige, so competition has been tough, though there have also been signs of regional solidarity in the contest.


Bihar BJP chief feels 'sorry' for his controversial comment

Bihar BJP chief feels 'sorry' for his controversial comment

Rai, a parliamentarian from the eastern Indian state of Bihar, was addressing a political function in the state when he made the comments. Rai said Prime Minister Narendra Modi had overcome huge odds to lead the country. Nityanand Rai , President of BJP's Bihar wing has come up with a threat against detractors of PM Narendra Modi . Deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi and ministers Nand Kishore Yadav, Mangal Pandey and Suresh Sharma were present at the meeting, organised to honour ...


Drake Comments On Meek Mill's Prison Sentence During Melbourne Tour Stop

Drake Comments On Meek Mill's Prison Sentence During Melbourne Tour Stop

Drake has joined other rappers in showing support for Meek Mill and many people didn't see that coming at all! Drake was performing in Melbourne, Australia for the last set of shows of his European Boy Meets World tour, when he spotted a fan in the crowd wearing a 'Free Meek Mill' shirt.


Al Porter quits Today FM after claims of inappropriate behaviour

Al Porter quits Today FM after claims of inappropriate behaviour

A replacement star will be announced shortly. Today FM spokesman James Dunny said: "In light of recent events, Today FM and Al Porter have agreed that Al will take some personal time from his lunchtime radio show". Notwithstanding that limitation, the comedian sincerely apologised to anyone he may have genuinely offended. In a brief statement seen by Her, the station said it is "aware of the allegations made against Al Porter ".


Whitefish Energy stops work on Puerto Rico power grid over payment dispute

Whitefish Energy stops work on Puerto Rico power grid over payment dispute

Whitefish's reputation had been hurt by "non-factual news", he said. "While we can not speak for these utilities, we have been assured by their representatives that this is about their go-forward concerns once Whitefish Energy completes its work with PREPA and the ability of PREPA or any successor organizations to provide their crews with the necessary resources and management", Whitefish said.