• Marks & Spencer share price: United Kingdom sales dip in Q1
Marks & Spencer share price: United Kingdom sales dip in Q1

Chief executive Steve Rowe said trading in the first quarter was "in line with expectations" and the company is "on track with delivery of the plan announced last year". Six stores were identified for closure in April and one has closed so far. Meanwhile, food like-for-likes stayed flat in the first quarter, showing a marginal 0.1 per cent dip.

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  • Gangnam Style loses YouTube crown
Gangnam Style loses YouTube crown

Last night, the video hit 2,894,026,649 views and surpassed " Gangnam Style", which was at 2,894,022,885 views. Walker died in a auto accident during the film's production. According to calculations, it is thought that See You Again has been streamed for the equivalent of 21,000 years collectively. WOW! In October 2015, the song became the fir...

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  • Syrian Observatory: 'Islamic State' leader Abu Bakr al-Bagdhadi is dead
Syrian Observatory: 'Islamic State' leader Abu Bakr al-Bagdhadi is dead

The Iraqi Television cited a source in Nineveh province as saying that ISIL militants issued a brief statement announcing that their leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead and the name of the "new caliph" will be announced later. The Reuters news agency quoted US military officials in Washington again on Tuesday as saying they had no reason yet to bel...

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  • Supreme Court suspends Centre's ban on trade in cattle for slaughter
Supreme Court suspends Centre's ban on trade in cattle for slaughter

On May 25, the Centre through an order imposed a ban on the sale of cattle, including cows, for slaughter and restricted cattle trade exclusively to farm owners. The Rules passed by the Centre in May this year looked to place certain restrictions on the sale of cattle in animal markets. A week later, the Madurai bench of the Madras high court s...

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  • Spurs in for Man City forward to speed up Walker move
Spurs in for Man City forward to speed up Walker move

But it is said that Tottenham could now make their own move for the Nigeria global. The North London side are holding firm on their £50m price tag of Kyle Walker and believe that Man City have enough in the budget to fork out on their right-back target - resulting in a stalemate between the two Champions League-qualifying teams.

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  • Hungary's campaign against financier George Soros backed by Israel
Hungary's campaign against financier George Soros backed by Israel

The Fidesz government is also trying to close the Central European University, founded by Mr Soros in Budapest in 1992, and has passed legislation forcing non-governmental organisations to declare themselves "foreign-funded" - and therefore suspect, in the increasingly xenophobic atmosphere in Hungary.

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  • Insurer Profits Up Under Obamacare
Insurer Profits Up Under Obamacare

For example, it found that insurers in the first quarter of this year paid out 75 percent of their premiums in claims. To that end, researchers determined under the BCRA marketplace enrollees would pay on average 74 percent more toward the premium for a benchmark silver plan in 2020 than under current law.

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  • Sehwag front runner for India coach job
Sehwag front runner for India coach job

Despite the various concerns, Ravi Shastri finally emerged as the successor of the position, being the team's personal favorite and his already ensembling good company with skipper Virat Kohli is all that justified him to be the next Coach.

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  • Man arrested in connection with east London acid attack
Man arrested in connection with east London acid attack

Tomlin, of Colman Road, Canning Town, east London, handed himself in to police on Sunday. For more updates follow BBC News . Ms Khan, a student at Manchester Metropolitan University, and Mr Muhktar suffered severe burns to the face and body in the attack on 21 June.

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  • For the first time, vaccine shows protection against gonorrhea
For the first time, vaccine shows protection against gonorrhea

According to they study, people who had received who had received the meningococcal B vaccine were 31 percent less likely to be infected with gonorrhea than those who hadn't received the MeNZB vaccine. There are vaccines for several Neisseria meningitidis strains, but designing a vaccine to protect against the B strain was a particularly hard nut...

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  • Everton land Rooney in £150.000-a-week deal
Everton land Rooney in £150.000-a-week deal

The move is likely a result of Wayne Rooney's declining role at Old Trafford, where he has played a limited role for some time now. "We spoke about last season and he is really that striker, and a player with those qualities can play out of different positions offensively".

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  • More than 300 people now alive in Cumbria thanks to organ donation
More than 300 people now alive in Cumbria thanks to organ donation

The agency said the number of people on the NHS Organ Donor Register has also reached a record number, 23.6 million, up by 4.9 million over five years. Tell your friends or family about your decision, as they will be consulted after you die to make sure you hadn't changed your mind. Ms Johnson added: "We don't want anyone in Suffolk or Essex
to...

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  • Rumours: United set to compete with Chelsea for Bakayoko
Rumours: United set to compete with Chelsea for Bakayoko

Bakayoko has developed in to one of the best midfielders in France since joining Monaco in 2014 from Rennes and he played a key role in helping Leonardo Jardim's side clinch the Ligue 1 title past year. Chelsea are close to securing the signing of long-term target Tiemoue Bakayoko from AS Monaco , with his long-anticipated medical examination ...

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  • Trump and Xi Skirt North Korea Divide in `Excellent' Talks
Trump and Xi Skirt North Korea Divide in `Excellent' Talks

Trump hailed his "wonderful relationship" with Xi and expressed confidence in "success" in addressing common problems, together with China, according to the White House. Mnuchin pointed out that the Xi-Trump meeting "lasted over an hour and a half, and would have lasted longer if we didn't have to get pulled out to leave, since we had a time issue"...

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  • Warning issued as lions escape S. African national park
Warning issued as lions escape S. African national park

South African authorities on Monday issued a public warning following the escape of four lions from a national park, the second lion escape from the same park in two months. SANParks rangers together with the Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency (MTPA) have launched a search for the animals. The park, which covers an area of 7,523 sq miles and bor...

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  • Church of England to Vote on Transgender Services
Church of England to Vote on Transgender Services

The Church of England's governing body is due to vote on whether special services should be held for transgender people. The suggestion for the Church of England to conduct religious ceremonies to mark one's gender transition was proposed by Lancaster Priory Church Vicar Chris Newlands, who claimed he spoke for transgender people because the Chur...

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  • US Senate Obstructs 32 Key Trump Administration Nominees - White House
US Senate Obstructs 32 Key Trump Administration Nominees - White House

But AshLee Strong, a spokeswoman for House Speaker Paul Ryan, blamed House Democrats for holding up the bill unnecessarily. By the first August recess of his administration, Obama only had 8 cloture votes on his nominations, it said. "Not only are the key national security, energy, financial, and regulatory positions left unfilled, procedural slo...

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  • US, China reiterate commitment to resolve N.Korean nuclear issue through dialogue
US, China reiterate commitment to resolve N.Korean nuclear issue through dialogue

The Trump administration has tried to pressure Beijing to rein in North Korea , a major trading partner, to halt Kim Jong Un's development of nuclear weapons before they have the ability to threaten the USA mainland. It may take longer that you'd like. "But there will be success in the end one way or the other", Trump said. The decline in mi...

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  • Wolf Will Let Budget Bill Become Law Without Signature
Wolf Will Let Budget Bill Become Law Without Signature

An approximately $2.2 billion revenue package is necessary to resolve the state's largest shortfall since the recession and a projected deficit in the fiscal year that began July 1, budget negotiators say. Sunday's session comes ahead of Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's midnight Monday deadline to make a decision on the main appropriations bill in a $3...

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  • SYL issue: INLD workers block Delhi-Chandigarh NH
SYL issue: INLD workers block Delhi-Chandigarh NH

The INLD activists intend to bring it to the notice of Punjab and the Central Government that SYL is Haryana's lifeline and they should take up the matter of constructing SYL canal for them to receive a rightful share of water. There was an emergency because of a death in the family. However, Attorney General K.K. Venugopal, who sought two months...

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