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by | January 10, 2018 | 19:40

Environment Secretary Michael Gove told colleagues that the introduction of a 5p charge on single-use plastic bags had contributed to a reduction of almost 90 per cent in their use, in a clear demonstration of what can be achieved by targeted official action.

by | January 10, 2018 | 19:24

Plans call for bringing together all current Discovery employees and Scripps employees who now work at different facilities in NY. Zaslav's memo also said, "This was one of the toughest calls we have made in our company's history, and we do not take it lightly".

by | January 10, 2018 | 18:43

The game's developer, Niantic Labs, said the change is a measure of compatibility with Apple's newest mobile operating system, iOS 11 . Players will have to switch to a supported device in order to keep playing the game. Based on an April 2017 Business Insider report, 6% of iPhone users use either an iPhone 5 or an iPhone 5c. Fans of Pokemon Go who haven't upgraded their phones or tablets since 2013 or earlier are about to have to find a new way to catch 'em all.

by | January 10, 2018 | 18:25

The user can also create as many virtual IDs as s/he wants, UIDAI said. The latest move comes at a time when the UIDAI is facing criticism for registering an FIR against a reporter of The Tribune for a report claiming that unknown agents had provided access to Aadhaar's demographic database for Rs 500.

by | January 10, 2018 | 18:24

Greater fluctuations are in store "as this adjustment period comes in and as the bond markets settle down into what could be a new trading range", he said. U.S. Treasuries dropped after Bloomberg reported the discussions, sending benchmark 10-year note yields to 2.58 percent, the highest since March, as of 10:45 a.m.in London .

by | January 10, 2018 | 17:34

The posters of the movie that were revealed months earlier had caught our attention for being cold and eerie. The 18- second long teaser just has a close-up shot of Anushka's face which goes on to change with every passing fraction of a second.

by | January 10, 2018 | 17:11

Jain joined the Berkshire Hathaway Insurance Group in 1986 and now serves as executive vice president of National Indemnity Company with overall responsibility for leading Berkshire's reinsurance operations. Buffett and Charles T. Munger, Berkshire Hathaway's vice chairman, will retain their positions on the board. Yet Buffett, who is 87, said it was time to have a plan and that Abel and Jain are the right choices.

by | January 10, 2018 | 16:37

Manufacturing of the textured-glass tiles began last month at Tesla's Gigafactory 2 in Buffalo, N.Y., according to a statement from the Palo Alto, the Calif. Tesla says it hopes to manufacture enough solar tiles and panels to produce more than one gigawatt, or one billion watts, of electricity every year.

by | January 10, 2018 | 14:39

Sainsbury's now expects its full-year underlying profit before tax to be "moderately ahead" of the published consensus. As a effect underlying pretax profit for the full 2017-18 year would be moderately ahead of the published analysts' consensus - an underlying pretax profit of 559 million pounds ($755.77 million), down from 581 million in 2016-17.

by | January 10, 2018 | 14:26

We will continue to monitor the case and keep readers informed, but in the meantime, we would guess that this case will emphasize the importance of having strong social media policies in place, in addition to effective training for managers on how to appropriately respond to employee concerns expressed through outside speech.

by | January 10, 2018 | 12:54

The busy global hub was plunged into chaos as three inches of standing water collected inside Terminal 4 just before 2 p.m. on Sunday, a Port Authority spokesman said, compounding the extensive delays from almost 100 canceled flights Saturday.

by | January 10, 2018 | 11:41

The company's worldwide retail sales were down 3.0 per cent in constant currency and down 6.8 per cent in actual currency, but key markets showed signs of improvement towards the end of the period. Since taking the helm three years ago, Newton-Jones has closed 100 loss-making United Kingdom outlets and modernised 70 per cent of the remaining stores.

by | January 10, 2018 | 11:23

In an update of its twice-yearly economic report , the World Bank however warned that the economic upswing this year was temporary unless governments adopted policies that would focus on increasing workforce participation. Most of the growth will be driven by emerging economies, in particular commodity exporters, with growth rates for the group as a whole rising to around 4.5% in 2018 and an average of 4.7% in 2019 and 2020, the Bank said.

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:49

Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board who had been investing in Duke Realty Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $9.48 billion market cap company. Its up 0.03, from 0.87 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 29 investors sold DRE shares while 113 reduced holdings. 106 funds opened positions while 593 raised stakes.

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:25

The 20-year-old hanged herself on the same day. A local BJP youth wing leader has been arrested and police is on the lookout for four others. A LOCAL leader of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) from Mudigere region in Chikmagalur district of Karnataka, Anil Raj, has been arrested and several other Hindutva activists from the region are being tracked by the police following the suicide of a 20-year-old girl, who was allegedly harassed for her posts on social media.

by | January 10, 2018 | 10:11

It reveals that German passport holders can travel to 177 out of a possible 218 countries, while the British passport - whether it's black or blue - only grants access to 175. Kälin believes that investment migration is the most direct route to improved mobility, pointing out that 'alternative citizenship represents the most direct route to global mobility, connectivity, and access.

by | January 10, 2018 | 09:35

Suzuki spiked the drink of rival Seiji Komatsu with an anabolic steroid , causing him to fail a doping test, the Japan Anti-Doping Agency said Tuesday. After Komatsu tested positive, Suzuki admitted putting a muscle-building supplement containing the banned steroid methandienone in his drink. "That's how close they were".

by | January 10, 2018 | 09:10

The capture or killing of all major terrorist figures in the world on Pakistani soil, from Osama bin Laden to Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, also gave lie to its claim of not being a safe haven, recalling similar Pakistani falsehoods about not being a nuclear proliferator, a lie that previous United States administrations winked at and eventually forgave.

by | January 10, 2018 | 03:33

About 745 shares traded. Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP) has risen 3.55% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 14.00% the S&P500. Companies may issue new shares and buy back their own shares. Apg Asset Management Nv reported 0.03% of its portfolio in The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE:BK).

by | January 10, 2018 | 03:11

Step forward, the Mercedes-Benz X-Class. A second pull-out module provides space for more things, while VanEssa claims the load compartment is protected via a cover made out of teak wood. "With Mercedes-Benz, our core brand, we were the best-selling premium brand once again in 2017". The Chinese market showed growth of over 25 percent, contributing the most to Asia-Pacific numbers, which totalled 875,250 sales.

by | January 10, 2018 | 03:03

Developed in-house, the new diesel is a 3.0-liter V6, under the same Ford Power Stroke brand name, and engineering team as the potent 6.7-liter V8 available in F-Series Heavy Duty trucks . Ford's F-150 may be a best-seller, but what the range has lacked for some time is a Power Stroke diesel: now, the blue oval is going to rectify that.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:26

It was a transformative year for Hulu, and not just because of the ten Emmys it won in September, including the first-ever series win for a streaming service. Even with its current subscription boost, it remains in distant third place behind Amazon and Netflix , whose content spends are up to $4.5 billion and $7.5 billion, respectively, and who are in an arms race to shore up talent such as Shonda Rhimes (Netflix) and Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman (Amazon).

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:54

As well as addressing the issues surrounding KRACK , WPA3 is claimed to offer four key new capabilities over its predecessor: the introduction of techniques for improving security even when users pick too-simple passphrases, simplified configuration for headless devices which lack display capabilities, per-client rather than per-network encryption, and a new 192-bit security cipher suite created to align with the US Committe on National Security Systems' Commercial National Security ...

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:53

Welles Wilder who was striving to measure whether or not a stock was overbought or oversold. The MESA Adaptive Moving Average, which was developed by John Ehlers, is a technical trend-following indicator which adapts to price movement "based on the rate change of phase as measured by the Hilbert Transform Discriminator".

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:47

New Zealand's ban on microbeads is to take effect in June. The ban went into effect on Tuesday , preventing manufacturers of cosmetics and personal care items from adding the environmentally damaging bits of plastic. "According to some estimates, at the rate we are dumping items such as plastic bottles, bags and cups after a single use, by 2050 oceans will carry more plastic than fish and an estimated 99 per cent of seabirds will have ingested plastic".