News archive from 14 April 2014, page 10

Sharp drops to five-month low on report of new share issue

Sharp would aim to launch the offering during the current financial year to March 2015 after a restructuring of its flagship Kameyama LCD panel factory and putting its earnings on a solid recovery path, the Asahi daily reported on Sunday. Sharp raised...

Reuters, 06:23 in Business
 

GSK faces bribery investigation in Poland: BBC

"The investigation found evidence of inappropriate communication in contravention of GSK policy by a single employee. The employee concerned was reprimanded and disciplined as a result," the drugmaker was quoted as saying. GSK could not be...

Reuters, 06:23 in Business
 
Creepy crawlies and exotic beasts bring folk together

Creepy crawlies and exotic beasts bring folk together

Exotic beasts brought smiles to the faces of service users involved in a scheme set up to tackle loneliness in south Leeds. The South Leeds Live at Home Scheme members welcomed a visit from unusual animals from the Morley Exotic Animal Rescue on...

 
Full steam ahead for pub after makeover

Full steam ahead for pub after makeover

Bosses at one of Fleetwood's most historic pubs are enjoying a welcome trade revival after it was refurbished for the first time in more than a decade. The Steamer, on Queens Terrace, has undergone a major facelift in time for the start of the tourist...

 
Heartbleed bug denial by NSA and White House

Heartbleed bug denial by NSA and White House

The US National Security Agency has denied it knew about or exploited the Heartbleed online security flaw. The denial came after a Bloomberg News report alleging the NSA used the flaw in OpenSSL to harvest data. OpenSSL is online-data scrambling...

 

Abu Hamza faces US terror trial

The trial of Abu Hamza, the radical Muslim cleric who was extradited from the UK to America in 2012, is expected to begin in New York today. Hamza, who was indicted under the name Mustafa Kamel Mustafa, denies 11 terror charges - related to the taking...

 

Saudi Arabia jails 13 for aiding overseas fighters

Saudi courts have sentenced hundreds of convicted militants to prison terms in recent months as they work to overcome a long backlog of cases related to a militant campaign last decade that killed hundreds. The security forces detained thousands of...

 
Village school celebrates 20th year

Village school celebrates 20th year

A village school welcomed parents, grandparents, former pupils and their families to celebrate two decades of service to the community. Bicker Preparatory School and Early Years, in School Lane, held a combined 20th anniversary/Mother’s Day service at...

 
Impact of Tour de France is boosting cycling clubs across Yorkshire

Impact of Tour de France is boosting cycling clubs across Yorkshire

Cycling is riding the crest of a wave in Yorkshire. With the Tour de France start line in sight, residents, schools and businesses have been taking to two wheels in their droves in a bid to boost health, the environment and simply have fun. The...

 

KKR to sell Ipreo to Goldman Sachs, Blackstone for $975 million - FT

The planned sale, coming barely three years after KKR acquired Ipreo for $425 million, reflects the trend for private equity groups to flip assets among themselves at a time when there are fewer fresh deals on the ground, the FT said. Ipreo was formed...

Reuters, 06:57 in Business
 

German finance minister sees no sign of deflation spiral in Europe

Schaeuble added the Ukraine crisis was the biggest geo-political risk facing the world economy. (Reporting by Alexandra Hudson)

Reuters, 06:57 in Business
 

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The week ahead in arts

The week ahead in arts

Homeric outing … Lily Cole. Photograph: Rex Book now■ Simon Armitage's The Last Days of Troy Lily Cole made the transition from model to actor more credibly than most with big-screen turns in The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus and Snow White and the...

 
Future of healthcare in district

Future of healthcare in district

IVF treatment will be available to couples living in the Harrogate district for the first time since 2010 after the area's Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) agreed funding for a range of healthcare provision. The Harrogate and Rural District CCG...

 


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