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A senior Iranian official said on Monday the decision by some Gulf Arab states and Egypt to sever diplomatic ties with Qatar would not help end the crisis in the Middle East. Qatar is also the host country for the World Cup in 2022. However, it immediately wreaked havoc with long-haul carrier Qatar Airways , sent its stock market tumbling and raised questions about how a country reliant on food imports would be affected.
  • May's lead falls to 3 percentage points

    Economy

    Mrs May called the snap election in a bid to increase her majority in the Commons. If so, there is a risk that she is replaced by a more "hard-Brexit" advocate as the country enters exit negotiations with the European Union on June 19.
  • Theresa May tries to re-focus the election campaign on Brexit negotiations

    Theresa May tries to re-focus the election campaign on Brexit negotiations

    Economy

    Then, in fierce clashes with Jeremy Paxman , Mr Corbyn was asked why he had been unable to get his long-held belief in nuclear disarmament into the Labour manifesto, which backs the renewal of the Trident deterrent system. In discussions, Corbyn focussed on domestic policy issues like investment in education, health and policing. "In the Labour party's manifesto, we know the figures do not add up", she said, as one person pointed out the Tories had no costings in their own manifesto.
  • Grande, Bieber, Katy Perry sing at Manchester benefit show

    Economy

    The song, written by Manchester band Oasis in 1995, has become a symbol of the city's resilience in the face of tragedy. Grande emerged onstage for the One Love Manchester concert Sunday. In between renditions of Giants and Rule The World , Gary Barlow told the crowd: "Thank you everybody for coming out tonight, thank you for everybody watching at home, thanks to Ariana for inviting us tonight".
  • U.S. states, cities and firms unite behind Paris accord

    Economy

    As one signal of how states might deliver on that promise, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo unveiled a Dollars 1.65 billion investment in renewable energy, the largest single such procurement by a U. S. Friends of the Earth Scotland's Director Dr Richard Dixon described Trump as a climate change denier, saying: " Donald Trump seems intent on ripping up U.S.
  • Trump or no Trump, climate deal on

    Trump or no Trump, climate deal on

    Economy

    While President Trump's decision had been expected, it does confirm that world leadership on efforts to limit global climate change will now shift to Asia, and China in particular. Li made the remarks in a keynote speech at the 12th EU-China Business Summit, in response to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker's concern on global uncertainties.
  • Champions Trophy 2017: India Beat Pakistan By 124 Runs

    Champions Trophy 2017: India Beat Pakistan By 124 Runs

    Economy

    Opener Rohit Sharma top-scored with 91 off 119 - his 30th ODI half-century - before being run out and Kohli was 81 not out off 68, with six fours and three sixes. If Team 1 had known that their innings was going to be shorter, they would have batted less conservatively, and scored more runs at the expense of more wickets.
  • Global outrage after 'barbaric' Kabul truck bomb kills 90

    Economy

    President Nazarbayev was deeply saddened by the news of heavy casualties as a result of the terrorist act in the Afghan capital Kabul . The Haqqani Network has not responded to the accusation from Afghanistan's intelligence service nor claimed responsibility for the attack.
  • Terry would be missed by any club, says ex-Chelsea defender Carvalho

    Terry would be missed by any club, says ex-Chelsea defender Carvalho

    Economy

    One punter who attended the game predicted something similar regarding Terry and made an enquiry with Paddy Power before placing a £25 bet on the phone. John Terry has said he "could not care less" about the criticism surrounding his Chelsea farewell. Terry, who leaves Chelsea at the end of this season after 22 years, exited to a standing ovation from the fans who despite some off-pitch scandals is revered by them.
  • Oracle Team USA beat New Zealand, win America's Cup qualifier

    Economy

    They set off in pursuit down the first run, and while they didn't make gains - they didn't lose anything either, rounding where they started about 100 metres in arrears. Team NZ finish the qualifying second, with an 8-2 win-loss record. As such, they will take a bonus point with them into the best-of-13 Cup Match, effectively the regatta final, later in the month.
  • Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd. Takes Position in Tesoro Co. (TSO)

    Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd. Takes Position in Tesoro Co. (TSO)

    Economy

    The firm earned "Sell" rating on Tuesday, October 18 by Goldman Sachs. Savant Capital Lc has invested 0.2% of its portfolio in Tesoro Corporation (NYSE: TSO ). The balance sheet health of any company plays a key role in its ability to meet its obligations and maintain the faith of its investment base. Tesoro (NYSE:TSO) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May 8th.
  • Vident Investment Advisory LLC Has $2.53 Million Position in Tesoro Co. (TSO)

    Vident Investment Advisory LLC Has $2.53 Million Position in Tesoro Co. (TSO)

    Economy

    Weyerhaeuser Co (NYSE:WY) has risen 8.94% since May 31, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 19.70% the S&P500. The Ascend Capital Llc holds 169,653 shares with $14.84M value, up from 73,723 last quarter. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Sector Perform" rating and $112 target in Thursday, December 10 report. Finally, Bank of America Corp DE increased its position in Tesoro Logistics by 14.8% in the first quarter.