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Britain starts formal talks to leave EU on Monday

But the disastrous outcome of the June 8 snap election, which left her without a majority in the House of Commons, has raised doubts over whether she will even be able to see the two-year process through. Sabine Weyand: Mr Barnier's deputy, a trilingual German-born trade specialist who studied English literature, political science and economics at university, and spent time as a student at Cambridge. Read More »

Fowler's 65 matches Open record

Open courses, it was beginning to firm up from the early week rain, plus the USGA had a few tricks up its sleeve. The quartet are seven under at Erin Hills after a Friday that saw Japan's Hideki Matsuyama surge up a congested leaderboard with a stunning seven-under 65, while the world's top-ranked players were unable to stage recoveries. Read More »

Britain and EU launch Brexit talks in Brussels

What are the key issues in the Brexit negotiations? "Won't go into substance in five or six hours", one European Union official said. Like Green, the pro-business and pragmatic politician prefers a soft Brexit that focuses on jobs, business and economic growth and is now thought to be heading a battle within May's minority government to keep Britain inside the EU's customs union and single market. Read More »

President Pranab Mukherjee appeals for more investment in health sector

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Speaking on the occasion, the President said that while advances in modern medicine and investment in health infrastructure have made many diseases such as cholera, small pox, plague, tuberculosis curable and eradicated others, there remains a huge gap in our country in terms of access to medicine and health care. Read More »

Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) Reviewed By Analysts

Oshkosh Corp ( NYSE:OSK ) traded down 1.28% during trading on Wednesday, hitting $65.41. Finally, Ellington Management Group LLC raised its stake in shares of Oshkosh Corporation by 2.1% in the fourth quarter. Insiders have sold a total of 110,346 shares of company stock valued at $7,713,667 in the last three months. Royal Bank of Canada upped their price target on Oshkosh Corp from $79.00 to $80.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a research note on Thursday, April 27th. Read More »

Bodies of missing United States sailors found

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The container ship's left bow was dented and scraped, and it did not appear to have sustained any major structural damage when it was docked in the Tokyo bay late Saturday . "You will see the USS Fitzgerald back", Aucoin said. The Fitzgerald and the ACX Crystal - a ship almost four times the size of the destroyer - collided early Saturday . Read More »

Amazon to buy upmarket grocer Whole Foods for $13.7 bln

The online retailer had been experimenting with brick and mortar retailing in recent years, but Whole Foods' sagging stock price provided the opportunity to take over an existing business, rather than build one from the ground up. According to the release, Whole Foods will continue to operate under its own name and Mackey will stay on as CEO of the brand. Any number of Whole Foods locations - more than 460 in the U.S., Canada and Britain - could be used as jumping off points for ... Read More »

Boeing closing in on US$5bil orders from Asian airlines

While Airbus and Boeing will again hog the spotlight at the Paris Air Show with their battle for ever-larger slices of the lucrative pie in the sky, a lot of the really interesting stuff will be going on elsewhere at next week's massive biennial aviation and defense industry gathering. Read More »

Partner charged over Carly McBride murder

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The Belmont mother-of-two disappeared on September 30, 2014, and after several extensive searches in bushland and properties in the Hunter area, police found her remains previous year in roadside scrub on the outskirts of Scone. He was taken to the Wyong Police Station where he was formally charged with murder. After extensive searches in the state's Hunter region, police say they believe Ms McBride met with foul play and is dead. Read More »

USS Fitzgerald sailors found dead on ship after collision

Naval base. Seven sailors were listed as missing following the collision , but it is unclear if all had been found by navy divers. The seven missing sailors from a United States destroyer were found dead in flooded berthing compartments following the warship's collision with a cargo vessel off the coast of Japan, a Navy official told CNN on Sunday. Read More »

Uber loses another top executive Emil Michael

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The recommendations will be released to employees Tuesday, according to the board representative. This meeting arrives just days after Uber said it had sacked more than 20 people, and was taking other actions against employees, for issues like sexual harassment and bullying. Read More »

UK to hold two-year parliament for Brexit

This remains the firm posture of her government - and the general consensus of other political parties in Westminster - today. Have you read Trendiee Today? The Government's Brexit secretary David Davis will meet the EU's top negotiator, Michel Barnier , in Brussels for phase one of negotiations. Read More »

Koepka wins US Open title

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But a deft pitch was followed by an unerring putt from just inside seven feet. World number 22 Koepka then uncorked a brilliant trio of birdies on the 14th, 15th and 16th holes to surge into a four-shot lead and virtually assure himself of the title. Read More »

Japan's Merchandise Trade Surplus Swings Into Deficit in May

The Ministry of Finance reported a May merchandise trade deficit of ¥203.4 billion, down from a surplus of ¥481.7 billion in April. That figure has captured attention after President Donald Trump named Japan as one of the nations contributing to the US trade deficit. Read More »

The Dril-Quip (DRQ) Receives News Impact Score of 0.20

Therefore 80% are positive. A number of brokerages recently weighed in on DRQ. The rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital on Monday, January 9 to "Overweight". Kwmg Limited Company holds 10,316 shares. Steinberg Global Asset Mgmt has invested 0.73% in Apple Inc. Dril-Quip's revenue was down 28.4% compared to the same quarter past year. Read More »

DC, Maryland AGs to file suit against President Trump over business dealings

Constitution. Brian E. Frosh , the Maryland attorney general, and Karl Racine, the attorney general for the District of Columbia, said that they are seeking to obtain the president's tax returns. The suit may be less important for what it says than for who filed it. Maryland and D.C. contend that as a "sovereign" entities, they have a special standing to sue the president in court. Read More »

Brexit Minister: No Doubt Britain Leaving EU

He said the result of the general election demanded a re-think of Government strategy. She revealed that despite her present domestic difficulties, the discussions would remain on course. Davis had at one point warned it would be the "row of the summer ". They will then return to their bases across the Channel to develop their positions. Read More »

Business bodies come together in call for softer Brexit

He said: "The key thing is we have a clear agenda". Unless Britain and all remaining European Union member states agree to extend the deadline, Britain will leave the European Union on March 29, 2019 . Mr Davis was also reported to be acknowledging the widely accepted reality that a complete Ireland deal can not be finalised until trade talks are engaged because the issue of cross-border trade will inevitably be tied to a settlement on the broader issue. Read More »

Trump To Sign Executive Order On Apprenticeships

President Donald Trump should be commended for his Thursday executive order expanding apprenticeship grants. "We're empowering these companies, these unions, industry groups, federal agencies to go out and create new apprenticeships for millions of our citizens". Read More »

New Irish housing minister casts doubt over first-time buyers scheme

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The scheme, introduced in the last budget , allows for a rebate of up to €20,000 for those buying a home for the first time. He said: "It is really disappointing that the government didn't heed the warnings from Sinn Féin and others that the help to buy scheme would only serve to drive up house prices". Read More »

Britain can stay in EU but perks will end - Verhofstadt

On a visit to Paris on Tuesday evening where she met with French President Emmanuel Macron, May described the talks with the DUP as "productive". "I agree. On Monday, the European Commission insisted it was "fully prepared and ready for the negotiations to start" the process. They were meant to begin on June 19 but look unlikely to now as May tries to reach a political deal to stay in office. Read More »

Brexit Secretary David Davis targeting a 'deal like no other in history'

While EU officials assume that Britain still wants to leave the EU completely, in line with the plan Mrs May's outlined in January, there are other options being planned. "Many people are afraid that what is presented as a very generous offer will not be seen as very generous, which could really contribute to a negative atmosphere", a European source said. Read More »

Harrowing footage from the inside of Grenfell Tower has been released

A number of police officers have formed a human guard at the reception of the town hall to stop anymore protesters entering. At Downing Street on Saturday, Theresa May met with 16 victims and volunteers from the local community - and those present said their harrowing accounts moved the Prime Minister to well up . Read More »