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Bank of England holds interest rate against expectations

Official data on economic activity covering the period since the referendum are not yet available. In the statement accompanying its decision,...

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Local woman infected with the Zika Virus

Those who are at risk include anyone traveling to regions of the world where mosquitos are spreading Zika. "It may not be possible to determine ...

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United States to help Iraq build base for Mosul push

They will primarily be used to transform an air base retaken this month from IS into a staging hub for the long-awaited battle to recapture Mosu...

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Kerry: US-backed Turkey coup 'utterly false'

The state-run Anadolu news agency in Turkey reported Wednesday, two days before the attempted coup, that prosecutors in Ankara were preparin...

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Infosys reports 4% drop in Q1 PAT at Rs 3436 crore

In its best performance in six quarters, TCS yesterday reported 9.9 per cent jump in net profit at Rs 6,317 crore for the April-June period, buo...

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Clinton trouncing Trump in four swing states, new polls show

Pollsters found Clinton now snares 67 percent of the Hispanic vote, compared to just 19 percent for Trump and an average of three percen...

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Elon Musk Hints A Top Secret Tesla Masterplan

Tesla said in a statement: "Tesla has not received any communication from the SEC regarding this issue". The company has argued that one singl...

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Trump presents 'partner' Pence, but no doubt who's the star

Meanwhile, Mr Trump described meeting with Mr Pence's family, including his wife and daughter, as part of the motivation for selecting him as a ...

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Line messenger scores biggest tech IPO of 2016

In an in-person interview with Recode at the New York Stock Exchange, Line Chief Globalization Officer Jungho Shin gave a bit more detail as...

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Theresa May new UK prime minister

Theresa May took over as Britain's new prime minister on Wednesday, promising a "bold, new, positive role" for the country less than three wee...

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Sgt. Michael Smith to be remembered at public funeral today

Krol moved to Texas from MI to work for the Dallas Police Department, a "dream" for him, his mother says. Dallas police officer Michael Kro...

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JPMorgan's results beat forecasts as trading revenue jumps

On a conference call with journalists, Chief Financial Officer Marianne Lake said loan growth was "broad-based" and reflected strength in the US...

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Kiir Meets With JMEC Chairperson And AU Special Envoy To South Sudan

Ethiopia has said it will increase the number of its troops in South Sudan . It appears that Kiir's forces - which outnumbered Machar's bot...

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Divorce finalized for actress Gwyneth Paltrow, Coldplay's Chris Martin

Paltrow and Martin had already agreed to divorce terms in late May, asking a judge to terminate child support for both parties, and stating th...

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Nintendo Wants to Remove Pokemon Go APKs from the Web

Nonetheless "we do not have any announced plans" doesn't mean the game will not be made available at all, it could very well mean what it says, ...

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Takeaway curry delivered to Number 10 on Cameron's last day

The Cabinet Office has confirmed that Larry will stay at 10 Downing Street on the task of rat catching. Cameron resigned as Prime minister f...

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BoE surprises markets by keeping key interest rate unchanged at 0.5%

The minutes suggested the Bank was cautious about making big cuts to rates, saying any additional stimulus measures "would take into account any...

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Military Coup in Turkey

Fighter jets buzzed overhead, gunfire erupted outside military headquarters and vehicles blocked two major bridges in Istanbul. Several army c...

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Tunisia toll from Nice attack rises to 4, with 5 missing

French interior minister Bernard Cazeneuve told reporters Saturday that "it seems that he was radicalised very quickly - in any case these are t...

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Wells Fargo Cuts Nvidia To Hold On Growing Competition

The EPS projection of NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) for quarter ended 2016-10-31 is $0.42. Finally, Pacific Crest reiterated a "hold" ratin...

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Cameron quits as PM, paves way for May

She is tasked with leading a highly divided Britain and a highly divided Conservative Party. Philip Hammond, the former Foreign Secretary, h...

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Knicks Star Carmelo Anthony Calls for Social Change

Bringing together the best of the best in the world of sports, the show opened in a rather potent and meaningful way. National Basketball Asso...

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China says Laos supports it on South China Sea case

On July 12, an arbitration tribunal in The Hague ruled in a case brought by the Philippines that China has no right to resources within the nine...

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Phoenix Police Share New Details on Possible Serial Shooter

Several similar incidents followed through June 12 with most of the victims who died shot outside their home at night, police said. The FBI ...

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Donald Trump Names Mike Pence Vice Presidential Nominee

Unlike every other controversial issue, abortion and LGBT issues have not been high on Trump's attack agenda. One of Trump's most visible su...

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