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Brazil's JBS says Joesley Batista resigns as chairman
Reuters
today, 01:01

Brazil's JBS says Joesley Batista resigns as chairman

JBS SA (JBSS3.SA), the world's largest meatpacker, said on Friday that the brothers Joesley and Wesley Batista, who own the company and are ensnared in a corruption scandal that threatens to topple Brazil's President...

 
BT talking to pensioners about caps on benefits - Telegraph
Reuters
yesterday, 23:29

BT talking to pensioners about caps on benefits - Telegraph

Britain's biggest telecoms group BT Group Plc has begun informal talks with representatives of its retired staff about a plan to cap their pensions and ease one of the biggest challenges facing the company, the Daily...

 
EU hopes closer to talks with Russia on divisive Nord Stream pipeline
Reuters
yesterday, 22:21

EU hopes closer to talks with Russia on divisive Nord Stream pipeline

A top European Commission official said on Friday European Union members would be asked within days to give the bloc's executive a mandate to negotiate with Russia over the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, which has...

 
The fishing port where the catch is soaring house prices
BBC
yesterday, 22:06

The fishing port where the catch is soaring house prices

Previously known as the biggest shellfish port in Europe, the port of Fraserburgh in north-east Scotland now has another claim to fame. Over the last decade, house prices here have risen faster than any other seaside...

 
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Daily Mail
yesterday, 22:01

Finance chief quits at troubled loans firm Wellesley as it reports a surge in late repayments

Wellesley has reported a surge in late repayments as investors shunned the company and its finance chief quit. The troubled lender – which is backed by aristocrat Graham Wellesley – allows savers to lend their cash to...

 
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Daily Mail
yesterday, 22:01

Founders of financial software firm scoop £245m in biggest stock market flotation this year

The bosses of a financial software firm have made millions after it launched onto the London stock market in the biggest flotation this year. Alfa Financial Software joined the market yesterday, in a move that valued...

 
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Scotsman
43 sec. ago

North Berwick tops list of Scotland’s most expensive seaside towns

North Berwick has been identified as the most expensive seaside town in Scotland, in an annual study by Halifax. The East Lothian town topped the Scottish list, with a typical home worth £314,435, edging out second...

 
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Scotsman
43 sec. ago

The Kirk praised for helping tackle poverty and inequality by Christian Aid

“Poverty is an avoidable scandal” fuelled by civil war, ­climate change and gender inequalities, the head of an international church development agency has said. In a hard-hitting speech Loretta Minghella, OBE, chief...

 
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Scotsman
43 sec. ago

New poll showing Theresa May’s lead slipping will ‘focus minds’ says Ruth Davidson

A poll showing Theresa May’s lead over Jeremy Corbyn has slipped to just five points will “focus the minds” of voters, Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has said. Ms Davidson claimed there was “no safe way to...

 
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Scotsman
43 sec. ago

Police launch investigation into abuse of Conservative canvassers

Police have launched an investigation after video footage emerged of a pro-independence supporter shouting abuse at Conservative canvassers on the campaign trail, including taunts of “You’re not welcome in Scotland”....

 
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Scotsman
43 sec. ago

Labour to tap into Obama campaign technology to target swing voters

Labour in Scotland will today launch its biggest ever telephone blitz with up to 200,000 swing voters in marginal seats being contacted. The party will roll out advanced campaign software – which helped propel Barack...

 
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Scotsman
43 sec. ago

Theresa May: Recruits returning from IS must be brought to justice

Theresa May has called on leading international powers to do more to ensure foreign fighters who travel to join Islamic State in Syria and Iraq are brought to justice. Leading a session on ­counter-terrorism at the G7...

 
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Reuters
15 min. ago

Palestinian inmates in Israeli jails end hunger strike: Prison Service

Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners incarcerated in Israeli jails ended a 40-day hunger strike on Saturday, the Israel Prisons Service said. More than 800 inmates ended the strike that began on April 17, after talks...

 
Philippines' Duterte jokes about rape amid concern over martial law abuses
Reuters
15 min. ago

Philippines' Duterte jokes about rape amid concern over martial law abuses

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has sought to reassure soldiers who might be accused of committing abuses under martial law and jokingly said that if any of them were to rape three women, he would personally...

 
Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter's national security adviser, dies at 89
BBC
34 min. ago

Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter's national security adviser, dies at 89

Zbigniew Brzezinski, President Jimmy Carter's national security adviser, has died aged 89. Mr Brzezinski "passed away peacefully" in Virginia on Friday evening, his daughter Mika said on social media....

 
President Jimmy Carter’s national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski dies aged 89
Daily Express
today, 06:12

President Jimmy Carter’s national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski dies aged 89

His death, at the age of 89, was confirmed by his daughter. Mika Brezinski, co-host of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe”, wrote on Instagram: “He was known to his friends as Zbig, to his grandchildren as Chief and to his wife as...

 
Beijing appoints Cai Qi as party chief - state media
Reuters
today, 05:56

Beijing appoints Cai Qi as party chief - state media

Beijing's mayor Cai Qi has been appointed as party chief of the capital city of Beijing, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Saturday. Cai is close to Chinese President Xi Jinping, sources with ties to the...

 
Trump's son-in-law 'sought secret backchannel of communication with Russia'
Daily Express
today, 05:16

Trump's son-in-law 'sought secret backchannel of communication with Russia'

Mr Kushner reportedly had at least three previously undisclosed contacts with the Russian ambassador to the US, Sergei Kislyak, during and after the 2016 presidential campaign, according to seven current and former US...

 

Sport

 
Arsenal v Chelsea: Graeme Le Saux reveals FA Cup final prediction
Daily Express
9 sec. ago

Arsenal v Chelsea: Graeme Le Saux reveals FA Cup final prediction

Antonio Conte secured the Premier League title in his first season at Chelsea with a record 30 wins and travels to Wembley with no injury concerns. While Arsenal, who finished outside the top four for the first time...

 
Monaco Grand Prix qualifying: Double winner reveals pole position secrets - EXCLUSIVE
Daily Express
5 min. ago

Monaco Grand Prix qualifying: Double winner reveals pole position secrets - EXCLUSIVE

The street circuit at Monte Carlo is notoriously difficult to overtake on, making qualifying and grid position a crucial part of any weekend. And Webber, who won from pole position in 2010 and 2012, believes practice,...

 
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Daily Express
5 min. ago

Paper round-up: Arsene Wenger’s new two-year deal, Antonio Conte's £40m payday

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is expected to sign a new two-year deal whether or not he leads the Gunners to FA Cup victory at Wembley today, according to the Daily Mirror.  An announcement on the Frenchman’s future...

 
Zinedine Zidane denied in pursuit of Bundesliga star for Real Madrid: Player open to exit
Daily Star
6 min. ago

Zinedine Zidane denied in pursuit of Bundesliga star for Real Madrid: Player open to exit

The versatile star has been a critical part of the Bavarian side’s success in recent seasons. And Don Balon say that’s put the Austrian on the radar of Zidane, who wants a player of his talents to reinforce Real...

 

Five Manchester United players who Jose Mourinho should build his team around

For the supporters clad in Manchester United red, watching Ander Herrera dance to his own chant and Zlatan Ibrahimovic having his picture taken with a suggestive banner, Wednesday night brought to an end a nine year...

 
Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather: WBA refuse to sanction 'Billion Dollar Fight'
Daily Star
18 min. ago

Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather: WBA refuse to sanction 'Billion Dollar Fight'

McGregor, who celebrated the birth of his first child earlier this month, has been aggressively pursuing a mega-money boxing match with the five-weight world champion for the last six months. Preliminary negotiations...

 
 


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