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Author: 0 Pentagon chief turns up heat on North Korea and China

She says it's important that countries who can influence North Korea - help put pressure on the rogue state to abandon its nuclear ambitions. Speaking at the Shangri-La Dialogue, Asia's annual defence summit here, Mattis called North Korea's nuclear programme and ballistic missile tests as the "most urgent threat" to peace and stability, Efe news reported.

Author: 0 Four New England States join Paris climate goal alliance

Singapore also reaffirmed its commitment to the Paris Agreement . In media appearances, several of the president's surrogates have also evaded the question , following Trump's decision to exit the worldwide accord aimed at mitigating the effects of climate change .

Author: 0 BT Group plc's (BT) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Citigroup Inc

They now have a GBX 150 ($1.93) price target on the stock. Shares of Stagecoach Group plc (LON SGC) opened at 210.10 on Thursday. As per Tuesday, October 25, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. Therefore 55% are positive. Persimmon PLC has GBX 2640 highest and GBX 550 lowest target. The company presently has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of GBX 220.90 ($2.84).

Finance John Wood Group PLC (WG) Price Target Cut to GBX 850
Author: 0 John Wood Group PLC (WG) Price Target Cut to GBX 850

The rating was downgraded by Societe Generale on Tuesday, July 5 to "Hold". Deutsche Bank has "Buy" rating and GBX 1450 target. The rating was upgraded by Raymond James on Thursday, January 12 to "Outperform". The firm has "Overweight" rating by JP Morgan given on Wednesday, March 16. The company was maintained on Thursday, July 30 by JP Morgan. The stock of Ocado Group PLC (LON:OCDO) has "Conviction Buy" rating given on Thursday, December 22 by Goldman Sachs.

Finance Fight breaks out at McDonalds over McChicken
Author: 0 Fight breaks out at McDonalds over McChicken

Once the food is delivered, the video shows her tossing the food back at the manager. A video captured by a McDonald's customer shows another customer cursing out and swinging at a McDonald's employee in Iowa on Saturday night. The manager drags the woman by her hair. Employees of the fast food chain reportedly stated they believed the customers were intoxicated at the time of the altercation.

Finance Iran says Trump's climate pact withdrawal will isolate US
Author: 0 Iran says Trump's climate pact withdrawal will isolate US

Musk first pledged to resign from his advisor position if the US left the Paris Agreement on Wednesday, after a report suggested Trump was expected to withdraw . "The agreement is fit for goal". When asked, Spicer said "I have not had an opportunity to have that discussion" with Trump. It may be years, however, before the country can formally exit the deal, but Trump said he'll immediately halt implementation.

Finance AG Ferguson to Trump: 'Thanks' for undermining your travel ban legal team
Author: 0 AG Ferguson to Trump: 'Thanks' for undermining your travel ban legal team

Here's the potential problem: By suggesting his new order is a "watered down" version of the original, Trump is contradicting the Justice Department's argument that the revised order is different from the first . According to the New York Times , Trump's tweets "seemed to reject everything his own administration has done to win court approval for restrictions on entry from countries that he designated, both in terms of vocabulary and in terms of its provisions".

Author: 0 The other shoe has dropped at J.Crew

Drexler, whose 10 percent stake makes him the largest individual investor in J.Crew, will remain chairman of the NY company. "As chairman and an owner of the company, it is my responsibility to focus on the future of J. The move comes on the heels of a major J.Crew management shake-up in April when Jenna Lyons , president and creative director, stepped down after 26 years amid a precipitous slide in sales over the past year .

Finance London mayor: 'You do not commit these disgusting acts in my name'
Author: 0 London mayor: 'You do not commit these disgusting acts in my name'

London mayor Sadiq Khan has called on the Government to cancel the planned state visit by Donald Trump after the USA president continued to criticise his response to the London Bridge terror attack. Trump wrote. MSM referred to mainstream media. Trump, in the aftermath of an attack in San Bernardino, California, calls in a statement for a " total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country's representatives can figure out what the hell is going on".

Author: 0 London attack: More detentions in hunt for accomplices

Last week, the Justice Department formally asked the Supreme Court to let a ban on visitors from six mostly Muslim countries and refugees from around the world to be put in place. The March directive narrowed the scope of the original order, which was hastily unveiled during Trump's first week in office. But a Khan representative has pushed back after Trump suggested on Sunday that the mayor was playing down the threat posed by terrorism.

Author: 0 Too early to reduce oil production caps on Nigeria, Libya - OPEC

Despite the hike in refining, gasoline stocks fell 2.9 million barrels, more than double expectations for a 1.1 million-barrel drop. Brent for August settlement gained as much 55 cents, or 1.1 percent, to $51.31 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange.

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

It would also be able to serve up Apple services like Apple Music and HomeKit control that users of the Google Home and Amazon Echo speakers don't have. Watch OS 4/TVOS 11Updates to both Watch OS - Apple's operating system for the Apple Watch and TV OS - the software that powers Apple's streaming box Apple TV are expected.

Finance Staff error blamed for British Airways travel chaos
Author: 0 Staff error blamed for British Airways travel chaos

The subsequent power surge was enough to knock out BA's flight, baggage and communication systems. The airline was adamant that the chaos did not happen as a result of an ageing data centre prone to over-heating - or that it was a outcome of outsourcing much of its IT to India.

Author: 0 World Bank sees global economy growing 2.7 percent this year

It left unchanged its forecast that China's growth would slow to 6.5 per cent from 6.7 per cent last year and predicted that commodity exporters Argentina, Brazil , Nigeria and Russian Federation would see recessions end and positive growth resume this year.

Finance Textile sector in two minds over GST rates
Author: 0 Textile sector in two minds over GST rates

While associations have predominantly welcomed the tax rate, yarn merchants seem to have apprehensions over it. Gopal Maheshwary, a yarn merchant from the city, feels that the proposed rate will face opposition from loom centres in Maharashtra, where the tax is 2%.

Finance Why China is stepping up against climate change
Author: 0 Why China is stepping up against climate change

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang (L) attends a welcome ceremony held by German Chancellor Angela Merkel before an annual meeting between the heads of the two countries' governments in Berlin, Germany, May 31, 2017. "This group is completely committed to meeting the Paris agreement". 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".

Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn will not 'realistically' win the election, Labour MP tells constituents

With only a small Conservative majority in parliament and some hardline party members calling for Britain to stand firm against the EU, Theresa May was hoping an election would provide her with a bigger mandate. Prince also backed Brexit and he shares his friend's opinion of Corbyn but he will not be voting Conservative . A recipe for indecision and stalemate, a coalition government is a cabinet of a parliamentary government in which multiple political parties cooperate, reducing ...

Author: 0 British Airways disruption continues for third day after IT system crash

Thousands of passengers remain displaced, with large numbers sleeping overnight in terminals. BA operates hundreds of flights from Heathrow and Gatwick on a typical day - and both are major hubs for worldwide travel. The airline said it was running a full schedule at London's Gatwick airport on Monday and planned to operate all its long-haul flights from Heathrow, although some short-haul flights had been cancelled.

Author: 0 Putin dismisses US claims about Trump, Russia and elections

Special counsel Robert Mueller has been appointed to probe the meddling and any possible coordination between Trump's team and the Kremlin. When Kelly said that sounded like a justification, Putin said the whole thing was irrelevant anyway.

Finance Trade row blocks EU-China climate statement: EU source
Author: 0 Trade row blocks EU-China climate statement: EU source

The U.S. withdrawal will make it harder for the rest of the world to reach the Paris goals, not only because the U.S. "There is no reverse gear to energy transition". "What you'd expect us to do is sustain our position by maintaining our most important relationship around the world and address what the citizens of our allies consider their most important problems: economic growth and an environment that sustains their children and grandchildren, " he added.