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Huawei sees revenues surge in the first half
BBC
6 min. ago

Huawei sees revenues surge in the first half

Chinese technology and smartphone giant Huawai has reported a 40% surge in revenue for the first half of 2016. The firm reported 245.5bn yuan ($37bn, £28bn) in revenues, up from 175.6bn yuan for the same period last...

 
Nintendo shares plunge on Pokemon profit warning
BBC
19 min. ago

Nintendo shares plunge on Pokemon profit warning

Shares in Japanese gaming giant Nintendo have fallen sharply after the firm said Pokemon Go's success would have a limited impact on its earnings. Nintendo shares dropped by over 15%, after they more than doubled in...

 
More Chinese buyers enquire about UK property after Brexit vote
Reuters
today, 01:58

More Chinese buyers enquire about UK property after Brexit vote

Interest among Chinese buyers in buying UK property has surged since Britain voted to leave the European Union last month, as the pound's slide has created opportunities to buy at a discount, real estate website...

 
Asian shares near 9-month peak, dollar shines
Reuters
today, 01:58

Asian shares near 9-month peak, dollar shines

TOKYO Asian shares held near nine-month highs on Monday as worries over the impact of Britain's Brexit vote eased amid efforts to maintain growth, while the dollar was buoyed by a run of solid U.S. economic data....

 
Crude stays near 2-month low on oil glut worries
Reuters
today, 00:35

Crude stays near 2-month low on oil glut worries

TOKYO Crude prices inched down on Monday in Asia, staying not far from two-month lows hit in the previous session, amid worries over a global oil glut. A strong dollar and the fourth weekly rise in the U.S. oil rig...

 
UK seeks to assuage global worries over path to Brexit
Reuters
today, 00:29

UK seeks to assuage global worries over path to Brexit

CHENGDU, China Britain's new finance minister Philip Hammond, under pressure from his peers from around the world, said on Sunday there could be more clarity later this year on how the country will exit the European...

 
Jeremy Corbyn will QUIT if he loses to Theresa May according to his ally John McDonnell
Daily Record
yesterday, 21:28

Jeremy Corbyn will QUIT if he loses to Theresa May according to his ally John McDonnell

JEREMY Corbyn will quit as leader if Labour loses the next general election, his closest ally has vowed. Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell said it was “inevitable” that both he and Mr Corbyn would resign if defeated by...

 
Brexit has proved that we would be foolish to underestimate Donald Trump, says Kezia Dugdale
Daily Record
yesterday, 21:28

Brexit has proved that we would be foolish to underestimate Donald Trump, says Kezia Dugdale

Clinton or Trump? That’s the big choice facing voters in the United States when they decide who will be their next president later this year. For most of us it’s a pretty easy decision to make - Hillary Clinton is the...

 
'Keir Hardie would be spinning in his grave' Labour leadership challenger Owen Smith slams state of the party
Daily Record
yesterday, 06:35

'Keir Hardie would be spinning in his grave' Labour leadership challenger Owen Smith slams state of the party

KEIR HARDIE would be spinning in his grave over the state of the Labour Party, according to leadership challenger Owen Smith. Hardie transformed UK politics by founding Labour but today he would be “horrified” by what...

 
How can a party of 500,000 be on it's deathbed? Just ask Labour, says Gerry Hassan
Daily Record
yesterday, 06:35

How can a party of 500,000 be on it's deathbed? Just ask Labour, says Gerry Hassan

POLITICS requires a credible opposition that holds government to account – one that offers the prospect of an alternative. But now, and for the foreseeable future, Scotland and the UK is without one due to the state...

 
Douglas Alexander on Clinton v Trump: It's the ultimate 'we' versus the ultimate 'I' and that has me worried
Daily Record
yesterday, 06:35

Douglas Alexander on Clinton v Trump: It's the ultimate 'we' versus the ultimate 'I' and that has me worried

I KNOW Hillary Clinton and can personally attest to her calm, considered and careful approach to diplomacy – and her sheer hard work. She’s a class act. If credentials and qualifications alone were enough, her victory...

 
John Niven pays tribute to Beef Johnston: The modern day Happy Gilmore bringing golf to the masses
Daily Record
yesterday, 06:35

John Niven pays tribute to Beef Johnston: The modern day Happy Gilmore bringing golf to the masses

ON a lighter note this week – and, man, does it feel like we need lighter notes right now – I was in Troon for The Open last weekend where I was privileged to witness the birth of a sporting legend. Yes, it was the...

 
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Reuters
6 min. ago

Turkey ruling, opposition parties rally together after coup

ISTANBUL Tens of thousands of supporters of Turkey's ruling and main opposition parties, usually bitter foes, rallied together on Sunday in support of democracy following a failed military coup as President Tayyip...

 
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Reuters
6 min. ago

One dead, 12 injured in blast near Nuremberg, Germany: police

BERLIN An explosion killed at least one person and injured 12 others near the German city of Nuremberg on Sunday and authorities said it was believed to be intentional. A police spokesman said the person killed in the...

 
Thousands of Turkish soldiers 'RAPED and STARVED' as punishment for failed Turkey coup
Daily Express
15 min. ago

Thousands of Turkish soldiers 'RAPED and STARVED' as punishment for failed Turkey coup

The human rights group said it has “credible evidence” that around 10,000 Turkish soldiers face the severe punishments for their part of the failed military coup against president Erdogan. Victims are being held in...

 
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Reuters
21 min. ago

Australia plans indefinite detention of convicted extremists

SYDNEY Australia will indefinitely detain people convicted of terrorism-related charges if it feels they pose an ongoing danger to society upon their release, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Monday. Turnbull...

 
UN praises Colombia and FARC's agreement on women
BBC
48 min. ago

UN praises Colombia and FARC's agreement on women

The UN has welcomed an agreement between the Colombian government and FARC rebels giving specific guarantees to women as part of a peace accord. Both sides agreed that women would have equal access to land after a...

 
Donald Trump slams EU as crony organisation designed to 'compete with the US'
Daily Express
today, 02:10

Donald Trump slams EU as crony organisation designed to 'compete with the US'

The Republican Presidential candidate, who praised Britain’s decision to ditch Brussels last month, said it was created to "beat the United States when it comes to making money". The business tycoon openly...

 

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Daily Mail
24 min. ago

Paul Broadhurst battles back from four shots down to beat Miguel Angel Jimenez and claim Senior Open title...

Paul Broadhurst thanked his teenage son Sam for the part he played in the biggest win of his career on Sunday when he was crowned Senior Open champion at Carnoustie. The 50-year-old Englishman produced a bogey-free 68...

 
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Daily Mail
24 min. ago

Jhonattan Vegas shoots final round 64 to beat Dustin Johnson to Canadian Open title

Jhonattan Vegas rallied to win the Canadian Open on Sunday for his second PGA Tour victory, birdieing the final three holes at Glen Abbey for an eight-under 64 and one-stroke victory. The 29-year-old Venezuelan...

 
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Daily Mail
31 min. ago

Sunderland need to avoid battling relegation under David Moyes after a series of poor starts according to...

David Moyes will need to impose his philosophy on Sunderland quickly as he takes charge in the dug-out for the first time against FC Stade Nyonnais on Monday. Sunderland have battled relegation in each of the last...

 
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Daily Mail
52 min. ago

Johanna Konta claims first WTA tour victory with 7-5, 5-7, 6-2 win over Venus Williams at the Bank Of The...

It was tense, it was dramatic but Johanna Konta will not care one little bit. Great Britain’s No 1 is now a winner on the WTA tour. And what a way to do it in the Bank Of The West Classic, as Konta took the scalp of...

 
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Daily Mail
today, 02:11

Cristiano Ronaldo joins Conor McGregor at Las Vegas training camp as Irishman prepares for comeback at UFC 202

Two men at the very top of their respective sports came to blows in the Octagon on Sunday as Cristiano Ronaldo paid Conor McGregor a visit in Las Vegas. Ronaldo, enjoying his break after a memorable Euro 2016...

 
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Daily Mail
today, 02:05

Australian Olympic Committee says athletes' village in Rio 'not safe or ready' as it refuses to move its...

Australia's team bosses have refused to move staff or athletes into the Olympic Village in Rio after claiming the buildings are dangerous and uninhabitable. The opening ceremony in Rio is just 12 days away and...

 
 


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