by | July 28, 2017 | 18:17

Former telecoms monopoly BT has seen its profits dented by charges linked to its Italian accounting scandal . Both European operators took stakes in BT Group plc (NYSE: BT; London: BTA) when they it sold their mobile joint venture EE for £12.5 billion ($16.3 billion, at today's exchange rate) a year ago.

by | July 28, 2017 | 17:22

Police said some individuals pelted stones, and damaged vehicles parked in the office complex. "However, the gate of the party office was left ajar by police personnel who were on duty in front of the BJP office", said BJP state general secretary M T Ramesh.The attackers damaged all vehicles, including the auto used by the party state president, parked inside the office compound.

by | July 28, 2017 | 17:11

Gang-related violence on Long Island has led to congressional hearings, tweets from the White House and a visit from U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions. "It speaks volumes that the attorney general himself has traveled to the nerve center of MS-13 and is standing in solidarity with our partners in Central America".

by | July 28, 2017 | 17:11

In Uzbekistan arrested the eldest daughter of the former President of the country Islam Karimov - Gulnara. Karimova is also the subject of a multi-year corruption probe targeting Western telecoms firms that U.S. The charges against Karimova are based on the evidence gathered in the case, including the testimonies by members of an organized group, witnesses, victims, and materials of probes into the work of 14 firms and 16 offshore companies controlled by the organized group, seized written ...

by | July 28, 2017 | 17:05

During the interview, Scaramucci said that he was not seeking media attention in his White House role. In the week since becoming communications chief, he has threatened to fire anyone caught sharing information. "They're not always going to agree". Then, referring to leaks about United States foreign policy, Scaramucci said, "Those are the types of leaks that are so treasonous that 150 years ago, people would have actually been hung for those types of leaks".

by | July 28, 2017 | 17:00

The articles state that a member of Parliament should be "truthful" and "righteous". The judges ruled that he had been dishonest to parliament and the courts, and could not be deemed fit for his office. The top court took up the case in October past year on petitions filed by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Awami Muslim League and Jamaat-e-Islami and reserved the verdict in February after conducting hearings on a daily basis.

by | July 28, 2017 | 16:47

An overwhelming vote by the US House of Representatives to slap tough new sanctions on Moscow is a "serious step" towards wrecking chances of improving ties, Russia's deputy foreign minister said today. Bob Corker says he'd prefer to keep the North Korea sanctions in a separate measure that would be carefully considered by the Senate. "I don't understand .

by | July 28, 2017 | 16:45

The EU says the Polish reforms undermine judicial independence and break EU rules. Polish President Andrzej Duda on Tuesday signed into law a bill giving the justice minister the power to replace heads of ordinary courts. The EU executive also chose to launch an infringement proceeding against Poland for breaches of EU law, as soon as a third controversial judiciary law is published - the Law on the Ordinary Courts Organization.

by | July 28, 2017 | 16:45

On Wednesday, U.S. lawmakers reached an agreement that cleared the way for the Senate to pass the measure as soon as this week. The legislation, McCain said would impose mandatory sanctions on transactions with the Russian defence or intelligence sectors, including the FSB and the GRU, the Russian military intelligence agency that was primarily responsible for Russia's attack on USA election.

by | July 28, 2017 | 16:33

Arizona is one of 31 states that expanded Medicaid under President Barack Obama's health care law, and Republican Gov. Doug Ducey is anxious about tens of thousands losing their health insurance. While he called for greater bipartisan cooperation in Congress, McCain directly denounced the closed-door process that has marked the health care reform effort, saying it was wrong to try to force lawmakers to "swallow our doubts and force it past a unified opposition".

by | July 28, 2017 | 16:11

Senate from West Virginia, Joe Manchin, also took a shot at her for Tuesday's vote to proceed on the bill. Sens. Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia and Rob Portman of OH indicated in advance they had misgivings about starting the Senate's sausage-making process without an acceptable bill to protect Medicaid funding.

by | July 28, 2017 | 15:56

A Southport, Indiana police officer is dead after a after being shot while responding to vehicle crash Thursday. Details about the incident were not immediately available, but dispatchers said the officer was rushed to Eskenazi Hospital after suffering multiple gunshot wounds.

by | July 28, 2017 | 15:44

Miraculously, he emerged largely unscathed. 'Road conditions were wet at the time and as officers arrived on scene it became clear there was a vehicle well alight. Local police called it a " miracle escape ", but the auto was not so lucky. The luxury auto went flying through the air and burst into flames. Officers said they noticed "a sense of damaged pride" in the driver.

by | July 28, 2017 | 15:35

How the JD (U) MLAs will vote now that Yadav has broken ranks with Nitish Kumar over the BJP alliance remains to be seen. Nitish led JD (U)-NDA government has a support of 132 MLAs, which will help it to prove a comfortable majority in the 243 member state assembly where 122 MLAs are required to prove majority.

by | July 28, 2017 | 15:31

Although he is new to the White House, Scaramucci had been employed at a senior level by the Export-Import Bank since June 19. "He added "#swamp ", echoing Trump's disparaging moniker for Washington, D.C. foreign policy, Scaramucci said , "Those are the types of leaks that are so treasonous that 150 years ago, people would have actually been hung for those types of leaks".

by | July 28, 2017 | 15:05

Ruling in Mr Ashley's favour, judge Justice Leggatt said: "No reasonable person present. would have thought that the offer to pay Mr Blue £15m was serious and was meant to create a contract". He said no one at the pub would have thought any offer Mr Ashley made was serious. The majority owner of the discount casual wear chain had earlier described the claim by former investment banker Jeff Blue, about a conversation during a heavy drinking session, as "nonsense".

by | July 28, 2017 | 14:55

The Mains examination will be conducted from October 28, 2017. Those candidates, who have been selected need to fill up DAF online and submit the same from September 7 till September 20. We will update UPSC Civil Services Mains admit card, results here. Important instructions ( regarding filling up of the DAF-IFoS and submitting the same ONLINE to the Commission ) would also be available on the website.

by | July 28, 2017 | 14:17

For years now, the honours board would feature only five-wicket hauls and centuries in Test cricket. " Harmanpreet is there now, there might be Deepti Sharma, Smriti never know whose destiny takes them, but this bunch of players has the ability to take up the challenge whenever it's given to them", Mithali told reporters here during the BCCI's felicitation ceremony here.

by | July 28, 2017 | 13:36

The Russian Foreign Ministry said Friday the U.S. has until September 1 to bring the number of staff to 455 people, to match the tally of Russian diplomatic and technical personnel in the U.S. The outgoing Obama administration seized two Russian diplomatic compounds - one in NY and another in Maryland - at the same time as it expelled the Russian diplomats in December.

by | July 28, 2017 | 13:06

In Scaramucci's first official appearance in front of the White House press corps last week, he said he and Priebus "are a little bit like brothers, where we rough each other up once in a while, which is totally normal for brothers". What followed was a more than 30-minute segment in which he suggested that his colleague and chief of staff Reince Priebus was "a leaker," among many other weird moments .

by | July 28, 2017 | 11:45

Earlier on Thursday, the Waqf Muslim trust that manages the mosque declared itself satisfied that Israeli authorities had scrapped all the new security measures and reverted to the set-up before July 14. The final railings and scaffolding where cameras were previously mounted were removed early on Thursday from the entrance to the Haram al-Sharif compound, known to Jews as the Temple Mount, two days after the metal detectors were dismantled.

by | July 28, 2017 | 11:39

One video shows the damage to the front carriage and the driver's cab after ploughing into the buffers. 'The train derailed because of the force of the impact'. Another said: 'Everything rose up when we were hit. He added: "The Barcelona City Council has activated its Multiple Victims Performance Protocol".

by | July 28, 2017 | 11:42

Spearheading the latest Tory attack, Chancellor Philip Hammond said: "As their £100bn broken promise on student debt shows, Labour aren't being straight with the British public". Speaking in Pembrokeshire, the MP outlined that tariff free access to the single market is their objective. "Whether we're in, whether we're out, we're not ruling anything out", he said.

by | July 28, 2017 | 11:40

Trump has a track record of encouraging rivalries among people who work for him. Speaking on CNN's New Day Thursday, Scaramucci invoked the phrase, " the fish stinks from the head down ", saying, "I can tell you two fish who don't stink, okay, and that's me and the president".

by | July 28, 2017 | 11:25

Here's everything you need to know . Four years on, and England are eight places ahead of Spain in the latest world rankings, making them the favourites to win and clinch a quarter-final spot a game early. Mark Sampson made ten changes to the side that beat Spain in matchday two including bringing Izzy Christiansen and Parris into the starting XI while Karen Bardsley , Demi Stokes , Lucy Bronze , Steph Houghton and Jill Scott dropped down to the bench.