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MP Craig Mackinlay due in court over election expenses


MacKinlay reported a total spend of 14,837.77 pounds ($19,171.88) against a maximum limit of 15,016.38 but prosecutors say other expenses were deliberately omitted. The second charge also involves Mackinlay but covers the period of 30 March 2015 to 7 May 2015. Campaign director Little, from Ware in Hertfordshire, faces three counts related to aiding Mackinlay and Gray in making false declarations. Read More »

German Interior Minister Cannot Exclude Russian Attempt to Meddle With Elections


Meanwhile, Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere has said the government is working on protecting the German firms, especially economics ministries, military, space and research institutes that have been affected the most. The head of the National Cybersecurity Agency of France (ANSSI) said the hack was " so generic and simple that it could have been practically anyone ". Read More »

All six independent RS MPs likely to vote for Kovind


The TDP has three MLAs and two Rajya Sabha members in Telangana. When asked about the odds against her in terms of numbers, Meira Kumar said that she was doing what was in her capacity to convince the members of the collegium to support her. Read More »

Chinese man wins forced gay conversion therapy lawsuit


Activists are hailing the ruling as the first such victory in a country where the LGBTQ rights movement is gradually emerging from the fringes. On June 26, a court in the Henan province ordered the hospital to publish an apology in a local paper and pay the 38-year-old the equivalent of £569. Read More »

TMC legislators in Tripura to vote for Kovind in prez poll


With the NDA looking to garner a large chunk of votes from the Northeast, its Presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind would begin a visit to the region. Congress party is working hard to to get more votes for their candidate, Meira Kumar . Kovind, who is embarking on two days visit to Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karanataka, will also be extensively campaigning in the Northeast from July 6-7. Read More »

Omar Khadr to get $10.5 million, apology from Canadian government, source says


Khadr later recanted and his lawyers said he had been grossly mistreated. "There is a judicial process underway that has been underway for a number of years now", Trudeau said in Dublin, Ireland, on Tuesday. Khadr was captured in Afghanistan and taken to Guantanamo Bay, where he was charged with war crimes by a military commission. "No consideration for Speer's family", tweeted Car Vallee, the former spokesman for ex-Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper. Read More »

Norinchukin Bank The Purchases 1258 Shares of Stryker Corporation (SYK)


Stryker Corp Com now has $51.86B valuation. The current trading volume of 0.49 sits 120.41% lower than the past 3 month's readings, indicating near-term traders have been less active toward SYK than usual of late. Tukman Grossman Capital Management Inc. decreased its stake in Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) by 59.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Read More »

Credit Suisse Group (NYSE:CS) Upgraded at ValuEngine

Cowen and Company increased their price target on shares of CyrusOne from $65.00 to $72.00 and gave the company an "outperform" rating in a research report on Friday, June 23rd. The company saw 2.68 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. The shares were sold at an average price of $58.01, for a total transaction of $2,221,434.94. Read More »

United Kingdom culture, media ministry adds 'digital' to title

Although, looking at the list of ministerial duties from the recently annouced DCMS team, it isn't clear exactly where video games sit in the departments remit and it isn't specifically mentioned as an industry. DCMS, as the name suggests, has responsibilities for the arts and cultural sectors, but also the creative and technology industries. Bradley argued at the time of the launch that public services would not be for goal without fully embracing digital technology initiatives, yet some ... Read More »

Charity gives women free abortions


The charity is one of the biggest providers of abortion care and advice in the UK. The British Pregnancy Advisory Service (Bpas) is removing all consultation and treatment fees for women in Northern Ireland in response to the Government's pledge to fund abortion care funding for ‎these women . Read More »

Djokovic through to second round


However, Klizan appeared to be carrying the injury through the match. He was broken in the eighth game and after Djokovic held serve to take the opening set and then broken early in the second, the writing was on the wall. Sixth seed Raonic collected 55 victor shots and 20 aces on his way to prevailing over unseeded Jan-Lennard Struff in a tight three-setter 7-6 (5) 6-2 7-6 (4). Read More »

Most and least patriotic states in America

We didn't gain the honor for setting off the most fireworks or selling the most hot dogs. The study evaluated military engagement including the number of enlistees, veterans and active-duty members of the military. And for a little fun, WalletHub added the frequency of Google searches for American flags. They've given the Cowboy State an overall safety rank of 48, which is an F grade. Read More »

Rijiju escapes unhurt as chopper makes emergency landing in Itanagar


MoS Home Kiren Rijiju while talking about the incident said, "Weather turbulent in North-East.I'm safe but whole State machinery geared up to locate IAF ALH chopper missing nearly at same time". "I was lucky enough to be landed safely, thanks to the BSF pilots who are very experienced", Kiren Rijiju said to the Press Trust of India. The minister of state for home said the Itanagar Superintendent of Police (SP) came to the spot after hearing about the development. Read More »

Rudiger lands in London to complete Chelsea move as price-tag slightly raises


The Evening Standard is reporting that the Blues are expecting to be able to push through a deal for the 24-year-old defender as Antonio Conte looks to shore up his rearguard options at Stamford Bridge. The Germany global, who played a key role in last week's Confederations Cup triumph for his country, wants to leave Italy's Serie A after suffering racist abuse in the season just finished. Read More »

Fire in Eastern Washington forces evacuation at Hanford


The fire overall was about 30 percent contained, said Jacob Welsh, a fire information officer. An evacuation order for a remote area of Benton County, the Barrell Springs area, had been lifted by Monday afternoon. Parts of Highway 24 were also was closed. The Columbia River is closed from Priest Rapids Dam south to south of Vernita Bridge. Firefighting aircrafts are pulling water from river to help fight the fire. Read More »

Analysts Set Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc

Nationstar Mortgage Holdings had 23 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. For the next fiscal year, analysts anticipate that the company will post sales of $2.07 billion per share, with estimates ranging from $2.03 billion to $2.10 billion. Read More »

Most talked about biopics you just can not miss


It looks like the release of Arjun Rampal's film Daddy , which is a biopic of the gangster-turned-politician Arun Gawli , has been postponed by a few months. Daddy will now release on 8 September instead of the original 21 July. Geeta adds, "To see Daddy in person and on screen is very different". Read More »

Stall where Narendra Modi sold tea to become tourist spot


Yes! You heard that right. Union minister Sharma has since clarified in a statement that there is no plan to give the tea stall a facelift or make it a tourist destination. On Sunday, Sharma had said in Gandhinagar: "Inside the Vadnagar railway station, there is a small tea stall, from where our PM had probably started his life's journey". Read More »

Daft Punk's drum machine is up for sale


The seller, Vintage Analogue Occasion, has made a decision to part ways with the Roland TR-909 formerly owned by Daft Punk's Thomas Bangalter , apparently with the original presets of " Revolution 909 " from 1997's Homework . "We will sell it to the highest bidder..." ♦ Après une longue réflexion nous avons décidé de mettre en vente la fameuse Roland TR-909 de Thomas Bangalter des Daft... Read More »

Builders Firstsource Inc (NASDAQ:BLDR): Institutional Investor Sentiment Up to 1.33

Pictet Asset Mgmt reported 1.03 million shares. The ratio is positive, as 96 investment managers opened new or increased stock positions, while 72 cut down and sold equity positions in Builders Firstsource Inc. Bldr (BLDR) stake by 64.47% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The New York-based Robotti Robert has invested 7.26% in the stock. (NASDAQ:BLDR). Emerald Advisers Pa holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Builders FirstSource, Inc. Read More »

Germany must brace for more attacks by radicalised Muslims


The German domestic security watchdog warned on Tuesday that the country's political system was likely to face cyber attacks from Russian Federation in the run-up to September's general election. However, citing a hack which took place last week, domestic intelligence director Hans-Georg Maassen said there is no evidence that Russian Federation was responsible. Read More »