Sky News
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Presumably the linked network as an alien practice has worked well. If you asked me, if you asked a lot of people have any ATMs there are in the country, he would come up with a lower than 30,000. If infrastructure is provided so we can all back at cashpoints for free, that is an amazing success story. Why will that now turn sour possibly? There is disagreement between the different banks.
MarketWatch Headlines
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ABC News - Money
12 minutes
World stocks are mostly lower ahead of comments on stimulus from the European Central Bank's president and after the head of the Federal Reserve signaled more interest rate increases to come
South China Morning Post
an hour
CNOOC, Chinas second largest oil and gas producer, is aiming to cut production by 3.4 to 5.5 per cent this year, the second annual decline in a row after 15 years of impressive growth, despite planning a rebound in project spending. The Beijing-based, state-backed firm and Chinas dominant offshore oil and gas producer, has set a target of producing the oil and gas equivalent of 450 million to 460 million barrels of oil (boe) this year, thats 5 to 7 per cent lower than the...
Sky News
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And it is not even just a student unions, it happens at universities as well. Recently there was Birmingham and Leeds University offering places at a lower grade for working-class students than other students. It is so insulting, suggesting that working-class students are not capable of getting to university on their own merit, and that they need this constant like up, suggesting they are all charity cases.
ITV
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Yes, which to me, is certainly a lower tier than the Golden globes or Oscars. Winners are tipped in advance as to whether they will receive an award or not. It was no surprise when Johnny Depp showed up on stage. no surprise when Johnny Depp showed feel that need to thank you.
Electronics Weekly
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The Huffington Post
2 hours
Donald Trump has not been sworn in yet, but New York's Governor Andrew Cuomo is already busy running around the state promoting himself as the liberal Democratic candidate for President in 2020. He may even have Bernie Sanders fooled. Sanders appeared at a rally with Cuomo where the Governor announced his plan for free tuition at the State University. Cuomo called his proposal "a wake-up call to this nation." "If you want to offer everyone a fair shot, you have to get up to date and say, 'What high school was 75 years ago, college is today.'" I attended the City College of New York in the 1960s when it was tuition free and I am a strong advocate of free tuition in public universities. But of course, there are a number of "catches" in the Cuomo plan. Free is not free. Tuition is not being eliminated. Cuomo only pledges to cover the remaining cost of tuition for lower-income students after other state and federal scholarship money is gone.
Techradar
2 hours
Performance is impressive overall, too, and we saw some particularly good download speeds with the service. VyprVPN offers three price plans with a 30-day money-back guarantee provided. Still, the service is not for those on a strict budget as it is a tad pricier than most others. The Basic plan supports only two simultaneous connections, so the Premier plan offers the most bang for your buck (with three simultaneous connections). The packages available are: Basic: [$9.99 a month] [$80 annually - $6.67 a month] Pro: [$14.99 a month] [$100 annually - $8.33 a month] Premier: [$19.99 a month] [$120 annually - $10 a month] Download VyprVPN for Android PureVPN is the best option for lower-powered Android devices, as its a simple and lightweight app which provides a smooth experience even on lesser hardware. Its easy-to-use, but you get a decent set of options for configuring connections, and performance is good in terms of both download and upload speeds.
BBC News - Business
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Daily Express - Finance
3 hours
OVER £1.7billion was wiped from the value of Pearson yesterday as the publishing and education giant warned of lower-than-expected profits for the next two years and lower dividend payouts.
BBC News 24
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That is a lower number than last year, it would be comparing apples and pears. Schools are getting better, but it is a bit early yet to see which ones may have done well in RSA Academies which has seven schools in the West Midland, who also has three daughters at secondary school.
PC Pro
3 hours
See related Twitters shares drop after Google and Disney opt out from buying it Twitter’s Top 10 Global Conversations will remind you just how bad 2016 was Facebook and Twitter accused of helping track protesters The lenses are just lenses, by the way: they’re not little screens, as with Google Glass . The coaching updates are delivered through a pair of micro-USB earbuds that clip into each arm of the glasses. They have hinges that allow you to push them directly into your ear canal, and this has a very positive side effect: usually around 5% of my runs are dedicated to reinserting earbuds after they’ve escaped from my ears. That wasnt a problem here, with each bud being firmly held in place. Because the glasses are connected via Bluetooth, you can listen to podcasts or music as you’re running, just as you would normally, with the glasses knowing when to lower the volume to give you an update on your form.
Bristol Post
3 hours
The Department for Education has changed the way performance tables traditionally called league tables are compiled.In previous years, the main measure was the percentage of pupils achieving 5A* to C GCSE grades, including English and Maths.The system was deem unfair by some schools, who say some of their students start from a lower baseline, and have actually progressed further.What that means is you join a secondary school at a certain level, based on your SATs results, but you...
Salisbury Journel
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COUNCILLORS are seeking the latest figures for road deaths on the A338 north of Ringwood in a bid to lower the speed limit.
South China Morning Post
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Bristol Post
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The family of a couple who were run down by a man driving at nearly 80mph on a 30mph road say they feel the Government is finally listening to their plea for tougher sentences.Ross and Clare Simons were killed in Lower Hanham Road in January 2013 when Nicholas Lovell sped into them after fleeing from a routine police stop.Lovell was sentenced to 10 years and six months behind bars and banned from driving for life after admitting two counts of causing death by dangerous driving.The 38-year-old,...
South China Morning Post
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A four-year-old boy survived an eight-storey fall from his luxury flat in Tai Po on Thursday afternoon. Initial investigation showed that a fibreglass canopy broke his fall at the lower floors of private housing estate Mayfair By the Sea on Fo Chun Road, police said. The boy was found conscious and lying on a podium beneath the canopy, a police spokesman said. He was taken to Prince of Wales Hospital in Sha Tin, where he is now receiving treatment. The case came to light when a female security...
South China Morning Post
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Several people have died after a ski hotel was buried by an avalanche in earthquake-hit central Italy, local media reported Thursday quoting rescue services. There are many dead, Antonio Crocetta, the head of a group of Alpine police that was trying to reach the cut-off hotel, was quoted as saying. Media reports said there had been at least 20 guests and seven staff at the Hotel Rigopiano on the lower slopes of the Gran Sasso mountain when the first of four powerful quakes hit the...
Voice Of America
5 hours
Revised strategy General Motors on Tuesday highlighted moves it said would add nearly 2,000 U.S. manufacturing jobs, including a decision to shift some production of axles to an American factory, rather than have them supplied from Mexico. The automaker said it wanted to “build where we sell.” “There is no doubt we need to adapt,” Carlos Ghosn, chief executive of Renault-Nissan, told Reuters. “All carmakers have to revise their strategy as a function of what is coming.” At the same time, companies are reviewing potential mergers and rethinking job cuts, fearing the stigma of being labeledanti-American.” What companies have yet to spell out is the economic cost of such shifts or the extent of localization that will be needed to keep the peace with the new White House administration. Tax reform Adding to the incentive to increase U.S. manufacturing is the promise of lower corporate taxes under the Trump administration.
ITV
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The Economic Times
6 hours
Also read: Govt may lower limit for quoting PAN number for cash transactions The 1,100 cases of search and seizure carried out by the tax department in the past two months have yielded around Rs 600 crore – of which Rs 150 crore is in new notes. About 1.5 lakh accountholders have deposited more than Rs 10 lakh each and there have been suspicious cash deposits in one crore accounts, belonging to 75 lakh people. Tax authorities believe that around Rs 1 lakh crore may be disclosed under the new income declaration scheme, which would result in tax collection of Rs 50,000 crore. “To begin with, the department will focus on the 1.5 lakh accounts with more than Rs 10 lakh deposits. This is the immediate priority and work will begin in the next few days,” said the official. The tax department of various circlesparticularly Maharashtra, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu, and Karnataka – will also have to look into the huge cash deposits in some of the cooperative banks.
The Economic Times
6 hours
Also read: Govt may lower limit for quoting PAN number for cash transactions The 1,100 cases of search and seizure carried out by the tax department in the past two months have yielded around Rs 600 crore – of which Rs 150 crore is in new notes. About 1.5 lakh accountholders have deposited more than Rs 10 lakh each and there have been suspicious cash deposits in one crore accounts, belonging to 75 lakh people. Tax authorities believe that around Rs 1 lakh crore may be disclosed under the new income declaration scheme, which would result in tax collection of Rs 50,000 crore. “To begin with, the department will focus on the 1.5 lakh accounts with more than Rs 10 lakh deposits. This is the immediate priority and work will begin in the next few days,” said the official. The tax department of various circlesparticularly Maharashtra, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu, and Karnataka – will also have to look into the huge cash deposits in some of the cooperative banks.
South China Morning Post
6 hours