Author: 0 Theresa May: 'I had the balls to call general election'

The election looked like an easy way for the Tories to lock in their advantages over a weak opponent. If a clear outcome emerges then we should know by early Friday. Labour surge sceptics can also draw different conclusions from a deep dive into the polling. One of course is reminded of Sri Lanka's own political leaders who not so long ago promised the sun and moon but have quietly slipped out from implementing them for lack of finances though they apparently have enough to provide ...

Money Qatar calls Arab moves to cut ties unjustified, baseless
Author: 0 Qatar calls Arab moves to cut ties unjustified, baseless

The countries also said they would eject Qatar's diplomats. Saudi Arabia is closing all ports of entry with neighbouring Qatar to "protect national security from the dangers of terrorism and extremism", according to the country's state news agency.

Money Yemen breaks off diplomatic ties with Qatar
Author: 0 Yemen breaks off diplomatic ties with Qatar

Air Arabia says it flights will be suspended from Tuesday "until further notice". Emirates operates seven return flights a day between Dubai and Doha, while flydubai operates up to six return flights a day between the two cities. Following government directives, Emirates will suspend flights starting Tuesday morning. Qatar's Foreign Affairs Ministry said there was "no legitimate justification" for the countries' decision, though it vowed its citizens wouldn't be affected by it.

Money Etihad airline suspends flights to Qatar
Author: 0 Etihad airline suspends flights to Qatar

In a Monday statement, Saudi Arabia also accused Qatar of collaborating with Iran-backed militias in the largely Shiite eastern region of Qatif, and also in Bahrain. Cairo blamed the Qatari government for "hostile attitudes", sheltering the Muslim Brotherhood on its soil, and backing terror groups threatening the country's national security.

Money Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (EPD) Short Interest Down 12.3% in May
Author: 0 Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (EPD) Short Interest Down 12.3% in May

Toronto Dominion Bank raised its stake in Enterprise Products Partners 8.4% in the third quarter. Pinnacle Holdings Ltd Llc holds 0% in Enterprise Products Partners L.P. The rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse to "Neutral" on Thursday, March 17. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Monday, September 19 by Credit Suisse.

Money Maldives joins 4 other nations in cutting ties with Qatar
Author: 0 Maldives joins 4 other nations in cutting ties with Qatar

Western officials have also accused Qatar of allowing or even encouraging funding of Sunni extremists like al-Qaida's branch in Syria, once known as the Nusra Front. "The measures are unjustified and are based on claims and allegations that have no basis in fact", Al-Jazeera quoted the Qatar Foreign Ministry as saying in a statement.

Author: 0 BC Premier Christy Clark says she won't resign, will recall house

Alberta's NDP Premier Rachel Notley also reiterated that B.C. does not have the authority to stop the project. "We are looking to show British Columbia that a minority government can work", said Weaver. Asked if her resignation as inevitable, Clark said she would follow constitutional convention and wait for the lieutenant-governor's decision. The Liberals have been in power for 16 years.

Author: 0 Democrats see political opportunity in Trump's decision to abandon Paris climate deal

In Paris, French President Emmanuel Macron turned Trump's "Make America Great Again " campaign slogan on its head, saying in a rare English-language statement that it was time to "make the planet great again". Trump has said "I'm not a believer in global warming". Leaders in the outdoor industry publicly opposed President Donald Trump's national monuments executive order in April , and today, players in the market took on another controversial move by the president.

Money Arab nations cutting ties with Qatar
Author: 0 Arab nations cutting ties with Qatar

Saudi Arabia said it took the decision to cut diplomatic ties due to Qatar's "embrace of various terrorist and sectarian groups aimed at destabilizing the region" including the Muslim Brotherhood , Al-Qaeda, the Islamic State group and groups supported by Iran in the kingdom's restive Eastern Province.

Author: 0 USA appeals court refuses to reinstate Trump's travel ban

The 4th U.S. Circuit of Appeals dealt another blow to President Donald Trump's revised travel ban targeting six-Muslim majority countries on Thursday, May 25, 2017, siding with groups that say the policy illegally targets Muslims. Trump's and his associates' comments about their desire to prevent Muslims from entering the country during the presidential campaign were highlighted in rulings by federal judges in Hawaii and Maryland blocking the latest attempt.

Money British prime minister says country must do more to combat Islamic extremism
Author: 0 British prime minister says country must do more to combat Islamic extremism

Saturday's attack comes days before the general election in the country. This bloodshed must end . "Trump told the crowd at the gala that he spoke with British Prime Minister Theresa May to 'express our unwavering support.' The president said the USA will do everything in its power to 'bring those that are guilty to justice.' Adding, 'American sends our thoughts and prayers'".

Money Police talking to man with gun at Orlando airport
Author: 0 Police talking to man with gun at Orlando airport

Pettigrew faces one count of aggravated assault for pointing the fake gun at officers. Greater Orlando Aviation Authority Chairman Frank Kruppenbacher praised the response of both law enforcement and airport employees. SWAT and a crisis negotiator later arrived at the scene. Terminal A was eventually closed, but the other side of the airport, Terminal B, remained open during the standoff.

Money Qatar says it faces campaign of lies, denies interfering
Author: 0 Qatar says it faces campaign of lies, denies interfering

Saudi also closed the border and halted air and sea traffic with Qatar, urging "all brotherly countries and companies to do the same ". It was not immediately clear how Monday's announcement would affect other airlines. Egypt said it was severing ties over Qatar's support for terrorist groups, the state news agency reported, according to RFE/RL. As of Monday morning, Qatar's state-run news agency website was inaccessible, as was its foreign ministry website.

Money Islamic State claims responsibility for London terror attack
Author: 0 Islamic State claims responsibility for London terror attack

The rampage was the third major attack in Britain in the past three months, including a similar vehicle and knife attack on Westminster Bridge in March that left five people dead. "Two weeks ago the Manchester Arena was attacked by a suicide bomber and now London has been struck once more". She said this ideology had to be confronted both overseas and at home, adding that the internet and big internet companies provided the space for such extremism to breed.

Author: 0 Cher Says Goodbye To Gregg Allman At Private Funeral Service In Georgia

He is survived by his children Elijah Blue, Michael, Devon, Delilah and Layla. Allman's ex-wife, Cher , arrived at the service at a small chapel before the group of about 100 people moved to the Rose Hill Cemetery in Macon, GA. Allman's soulful vocals made the Allman Brothers Band one of the top acts in rock in the 70's in a career that also was marred by tragedy and drug abuse.

Author: 0 LONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Rises As Pound Slips On Fresh Election Poll

Jeremy Corbyn is predicted to gain nearly 30 seats in the YouGov poll (Picture: Getty Images)So would the Tories and Lib Dems form a coalition again? She gave no answer , but said the election was a crucial choice, with her promising to negotiate the best Brexit deal for Britain when negotiations start with Brussels just days after the election.

Money NDTV founder Prannoy Roy's residence raided by CBI
Author: 0 NDTV founder Prannoy Roy's residence raided by CBI

The BJP leader was told to leave the programme. "This morning, CBI stepped up the concerted harassment of NDTV and its promoters based on the same-old endless false accusations", NDTV said in a statement. A message to those in the media who are still independent and do their job by fearlessly asking questions. Its sober and independent editorial tone stands in stark contrast to what is now the norm in the electronic media.

Author: 0 Five reasons why Queensland will win the State of Origin

That match set ratings records, delivering the biggest numbers in the history of State of Origin as an average of 2.708 million viewers tuned in across the five metro areas. Few mistakes or penalties. Daly has endured several false dawns as Queensland rumbled along to claim 10 of the last 11 Origin series . Hayne was picked based on the contribution he has made to the jersey in the past, and a hope that the jersey would contribute to Hayne rediscovering something from the past.

Author: 0 Daily Ratings & News for Essex Property Trust Inc

About shares traded. Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) has risen 6.23% since June 5, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 35.26% the S&P500. After the latest check-in, shares are -13.36% off of the 50 day high and 0.36% away from the 50 day low number. Carroll Fin reported 0.02% stake. 03/17/2017 - Simon Property Group, Inc.

Money Gulf Arab states, Egypt, sever ties with Qatar
Author: 0 Gulf Arab states, Egypt, sever ties with Qatar

The Ministry also added that Saudi citizens were prohibited from traveling to Qatar. The national carrier's move to suspend flights operating to Doha has come close to the heels of a simmering diplomatic row involving the UAE, Saudi Arabia and its Gulf neighbour, Qatar .

Money Sensex, Nifty scale new peaks on GST preparedness
Author: 0 Sensex, Nifty scale new peaks on GST preparedness

The benchmark BSE index hit a record high of 31,353.65. Broader markets too were remained in bullish form with small-cap and mid-cap indices climbing 0.65 % and 0.15 %, respectively. The total turnover on BSE amounted to Rs 3,012.89 crore, lower than turnover of Rs 3,081.68 crore registered during the previous trading session. "People are just waiting and watching".

Author: 0 London attack: What we know so far

Business Editor of British newspaper the Sunday Express , Ho was stabbed in the throat after he "selflessly intervened as the knife-wielding terrorists attacked a bouncer in the doorway of the Southwark Tavern, in Southwark Street", the Express reported.

Money Ford fires CEO Mark Fields
Author: 0 Ford fires CEO Mark Fields

The announcement, which included several other key changes at the top of Ford's corporate ladder, comes amid concerns about the company's steadily declining share price. Ford confirmed the change on its website Monday morning. "Fields' strong leadership was critical to the company's North American restructuring, turnaround at the end of the last decade, and record profits in both 2015 and 2016".

Author: 0 Corbyn says May should resign - three days before general election

Jeremy Corbyn has called for Theresa May to resign as Prime Minister for presiding over cuts in police numbers as Home Secretary. The speech was a gamble by the Labour leader who may be seen as politicising the terror attack by London Bridge on Saturday that killed seven people and left 21 injured .

Money India 319-3 vs Pakistan in rain-hit Champions Trophy match
Author: 0 India 319-3 vs Pakistan in rain-hit Champions Trophy match

Following resume of play, Pakistan had a more realistic revised target of 289 off 41 overs. But Pakistan , rarely up with the stiff run-rate, finished on 164 for nine, with injured last man Wahab Riaz unable to bat as India won with 44 balls to spare.

Money Pakistan does not plan to sever diplomatic ties with Qatar: FO
Author: 0 Pakistan does not plan to sever diplomatic ties with Qatar: FO

The airlines' decision comes as Bahrain , Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the UAE all cut diplomatic ties Monday to Qatar over its support of Islamist groups and its relations with Iran. Al Jazeera and the Qatar government immediately refuted this news item, claiming that "the Qatar News Agency (QNA) website has been hacked by an unknown entity".

Money Family of Portland Train Stabbing Suspect Expresses Condolences
Author: 0 Family of Portland Train Stabbing Suspect Expresses Condolences

Jeremy Joseph Christian also shouted, 'You call it terrorism , I call it patriotism!' as he was led into the dock in Portland , Oregon. Charges include aggravated murder , attempted murder, and misdemeanor intimidation - Oregon's statute covering crimes of bias against a person's race, color, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or national origin.Macy, even with her headphones on, said she heard Christian before she saw him.Police and witnesses say the victims were defending two teen ...

Money Orlando International Airport terminal shut down as armed suspect held, in custody
Author: 0 Orlando International Airport terminal shut down as armed suspect held, in custody

Micahel Pettigrew pointed the gun at officers and said "shoot me, shoot me", the department said in a Twitter post. Florida Gov. Rick Scott has released a statement on Tuesday night's incident at Orlando International Airport. It happened around 7:24 (local time), airport spokeswoman Carolyn Fennell told the Sentinel. Employees contacted Orlando Police Department and a portion of the airport temporarily placed on lockdown.

Money May jobs report: 4 things to know
Author: 0 May jobs report: 4 things to know

The economy created 66,000 fewer jobs than previously reported in March and April. The low unemployment rate likely gives the Federal Reserve leeway to increase the central bank's benchmark interest rate later this month. chief economist for S&P Global Ratings. Even before the Labor Department's release on Friday morning, the Fed had been sending firm signals that its members viewed the economy as strong enough to withstand another rate increase.

Money Kaspersky report says Windows 7 was most affected OS due to WannaCry
Author: 0 Kaspersky report says Windows 7 was most affected OS due to WannaCry

With the majority of systems affected being Windows 7 , rather than Windows XP, that left a lot of users out of luck. Computers with Microsoft ( MSFT ) operating systems that had not been updated with a particular patch were more prone to the ransomware attack, which encrypted most of the files on infected computers.

Author: 0 UAE, Egypt cut diplomatic ties to Qatar

According to reports, Saudi Arabia was also cutting land, air and sea contact with Qatar, Xinhua news agency reported. It cited officials as saying it was to "protect its national security from the dangers of terrorism and extremism". Bahrain's action is "based on the insistence of Qatar to continue to undermine the security and stability of the Kingdom of Bahrain and to interfere in its domestic affairs, as well as on the escalation and incitement of its media and its support to acts of ...

Author: 0 BA cancels flights amid global IT outage

The shutdown is particularly problematic because it falls on a holiday weekend when thousands of Britons are traveling. The company said it was "extremely sorry for the inconvenience this is causing our customers during this busy holiday period".

Author: 0 Oil Prices Slide As Trump's Paris Decision Compounds Glut Concerns

Saudi Arabia's Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih adjusts his glasses during a news conference after a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) in Vienna , Austria, December 10, 2016. The rise in crude oil prices at the global market comes as Kenya readies to export its first batch of crude oil later this month under the Early Oil Pilot Scheme.

Author: 0 London terror attacks: Police raid two more addresses in east London

In their first joint appearance overseas, Mr Mattis and Mr Tillerson spoke alongside their Australian counterparts at the opening of a joint meeting expected to touch on a range of subjects including defeating the Islamic State group, stabilising Afghanistan and dealing with North Korea's nuclear threats .

Money Supported flying car hopes to light the Tokyo 2020 Olympic flame
Author: 0 Supported flying car hopes to light the Tokyo 2020 Olympic flame

The head of Cartivator , Tsubasa Nakamura, said that while the vehicle was still at an early stage of development, the group expects to conduct the first manned-flight by the end of 2018. The flying auto is being created in partnership with Cartivator Resource Management, a small tech company that Toyota invested almost $400,000 in to help bring this project to life.

Author: 0 Oil gains more than 1% on Middle East schism, tightening supply

President Vladimir Putin met Deputy Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman, second deputy premier and minister of defense, on Tuesday in Moscow where both hailed their growing partnership in oil markets and dialogue on Syria. "If he actually withdraws the U.S from the climate accord, this would signal his intention to further roll-back emission regulations that would favor the use and demand of fossil fuels, thus giving a much needed boost to oil prices", said Jonathan Chan, investment analyst ...

Author: 0 India rout Pakistan by 124 runs in ICC Champions Trophy

Pakistan were very sloppy early on in the field. He had started off neatly, but then got stuck - partly as a effect of a rain delay that stopped play in the 34th over - something not often seen with Kohli , even during Royal Challengers Bangalore's rough campaign in IPL 2017.

Author: 0 Alon USA Partners LP (ALDW) Receives $10.70 Consensus Target Price from Brokerages

The stock has "Neutral" rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, September 14. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. The FCF Growth of Alon USA Partners, LP (NYSE:ALDW) is -0.435075. Bancshares Of Montreal Can reported 0% in Alon USA Energy, Inc. Alon USA Energy, Inc.

Author: 0 CytRx Corporation (CYTR) Reviewed By Analysts

The "percentage off the 52-week high or low" refers to when a stock current price is relative to where it has traded over the last 52 weeks. The company reported an impressive total revenue of 200000 in the last fiscal year. Molson Coors Brewing Company (TAP ) climbed 1.90% and its total traded volume was 1.79 million shares contrast to the average volume of 1.5 million shares.

Money Horse breaks into car's windshield in Jaipur
Author: 0 Horse breaks into car's windshield in Jaipur

The people present at the spot rushed and pulled out the animal from the auto. The people witnessed a rare accident on Sunday here. Bystanders and the police rescued the horse. Locals were soon joined by officials from the forest department. According to eyewitnesses, the horse and the driver have sustained minor injuries.

Author: 0 Ford Replaces CEO Mark Fields With Jim Hackett

Ford Motor Company has announced the appointment of "true visionary" Jim Hackett as its new president and chief executive among a series of changes at the top of its senior leadership team. Ford said in a press release that Hackett will have three priorities: " Sharpening operational execution , modernizing Ford's present business and transforming the company to meet tomorrow's challenges".

Author: 0 Apple Worldwide Developers Conference 2017 set to usher in surprises

The WWDC keynote starts at 10am local time, 6pm here in the UK. Apple's keynote is streamed live from the company's own website, and for those who have an Apple device, this makes watching the event a whole lot simpler. Apple might also finally introduce a store for watch faces and allow third-party developers to make watch faces for the Apple Watch. At a time when the voice and virtual assistant war is heating up, Apple has some catching up to do with Google Assistant, now on several ...

Author: 0 Opec Considers Nine-Month Extension in Output Cut

Last year, the oil cartel chose to reduce crude production by 1.8 million barrels a day to offset the global oversupply for the first six months of this year. At over $50 a barrel, benchmark crude sits substantially below the highs reached in 2014, but is priced high enough to bring back into the market U.S.

Money One French National Among Dead in London Terror Attack
Author: 0 One French National Among Dead in London Terror Attack

British police investigating Saturday's attacks in London have detained a "number of people" after entering two properties in early morning raids in the east of the city. French and Spanish citizens were among the wounded. No details have been released about the suspects, who were shot dead within minutes by police. Her family said in a statement: "We grieve the loss of our handsome, loving daughter and sister".

Author: 0 Marcus Mumford, Take That kick off Manchester benefit show

Revellers dressed for the occasion, with many wearing tops featuring a bee - a symbol for Manchester - and slogans expressing their love for the city. One of the most powerful moments of the concert was when the Parrs Wood High School Choir sang Grande's " My Everything " with the singer. The singer returned to Britain on Friday ahead of a concert to benefit victims and their families.

Author: 0 One UK polls shows hung parliament - GBP/USD at support

May's Conservative party holds a majority of seats in the United Kingdom parliament , which means fixed election laws dictate an election isn't required until 2020. The currency later rallied after the release of a Panelbase poll showing a 15 percentage point lead for the Tories, even though that survey was carried out more than a week ago.

Money China bends electric vehicle quotas for Germany
Author: 0 China bends electric vehicle quotas for Germany

Without mentioning the USA specifically, he said China has been "actively promoting the Paris agreement and we were one of the first countries to ratify the Paris agreement". Europe and China will also expand their cooperation on developing carbon markets, so-called emissions trading systems. The forum during Li's visit is expected to forge new, innovative ways to cooperate in fields such as smart manufacturing, electric vehicles and innovation by young people, he said.

Author: 0's Top Story of the Week: OPEC Agrees to Cut Production

The cost of a barrel of Brent crude, which is a global benchmark for oil value, plunged by nearly 5% after the announcement. Canada and Libya's production is also inching higher, which together with surging U.S. "It is also worth noting that Saudi Arabia is in the process of listing Aramco (the national oil company), and will therefore require a stable oil price to support their US$2tn valuation of the company, and so it is in the country's interest to continue with production cuts".