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Brexit dashes Dundee European Capital of Culture bid

Brexit dashes Dundee European Capital of Culture bid

Iain Stewart, the Conservative MP for Milton Keynes South, has slammed the EU's decision to stop accepting United Kingdom bids to be European Capital of Culture due to Brexit . Hilary Benn, MP for Leeds Central and head of the House of Commons Select Committee for leaving the European Union, said: "This is a bad blow and has come completely out of the blue".



Airain ltd Purchases 83581 Shares of Schlumberger NV (SLB)

Sva Plumb Wealth Management Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0.4% in Schlumberger Limited . The stock traded within a range of $61.44 and $62.15. (NYSE:AVP) rating on Friday, November 3. (NYSE: SLB ) earned "Buy" rating by Nomura on Monday, April 25. The New York-based Grace & White Inc Ny has invested 0.05% in the stock.


Xiaomi India Teases New Redmi Smartphone Launch On November 30

Xiaomi India Teases New Redmi Smartphone Launch On November 30

Jain's tweet has sparked speculations among gadget enthusiasts that the phone might be launched under Xiaomi's "Make in India" push. The Redmi Note 4 has been the company's most successful smartphone till date in the country and it seems apt that Xiaomi would like to call its successor as the 'Desh ka smartphone '.


Paris, Amsterdam Brexit winners as coin toss assigns European Union agencies

Paris, Amsterdam Brexit winners as coin toss assigns European Union agencies

Yesterday's decision means the EMA will now seek to move its headquarters and 900 staff to Amsterdam by the end of March 2019. Amsterdam was chosen as the new home of the EMA by drawing lots after ministers from all 27 European Union states (apart from the UK) voted a tie between the Dutch city and Milan on 20 November 2017.


Better subsidy targeting via technology saved Dollars 10 bn: PM Modi

Better subsidy targeting via technology saved Dollars 10 bn: PM Modi

The app now hosts around 160 services from 33 government departments. It offers equity of access and equality of opportunity. "Email and personal computers brought about a new revolution in the nineties.This was followed by the advent of social media and the mobile phone as an important vehicle of data storage and communication", he said.


Sunny Wednesday and Thanksgiving in store for central Pa.

Sunny Wednesday and Thanksgiving in store for central Pa.

Then another surge of cool/dry air arrives on Sunday , so daytime temperatures will be slightly lower, in the low 60s to upper 50s. We'll stay dry today . A few rain showers will be possible late in the day. We will only see a slight chance of a passing shower at 10%. High 36F. Winds W at 5 to 10 miles per hour.