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 2020-08-04 06:36 

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Exclusive: U.N. staffer who complained of sexual assault appeals dismissal - documents...

A policy adviser fired by the U.N. agency fighting AIDS is appealing her dismissal for misconduct, saying she was actually sacked for reporting that she had been sexually assaulted by a senior colleague, her appeal documents show.'...

 2020-08-04 06:36 

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[ UK ]

Promotion can earn Brentford 160 million pounds over three years - Deloitte...

Brentford stand to earn some 160 million pounds in additional revenue over three years if they defeat Fulham in Tuesday's Championship play-off final and secure a return to the Premier League, Deloitte have said....

 2020-08-04 06:35 

Reuters

[ World ]

Pizza restaurant launches Spain's first virtual waiter app...

A restaurant on Spain's northeastern Mediterranean coast is pioneering a dining experience that allows customers to avoid most face-to-face contact with staff and minimise the risk of coronavirus contagion....

 2020-08-04 06:35 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Diageo full-year organic sales fall more than expected...

Diageo Plc , the world's largest spirits maker, reported a bigger-than-expected decline in underlying net sales on Tuesday as demand for its whiskeys, vodka and gin fell in all markets except North America....

 2020-08-04 06:35 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Diageo full-year organic sales fall more than expected...

(Adds details on sales by region, outlook)'...

 2020-08-04 06:33 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Spurs' Rose says tired of police stopping him to ask if car is stolen...

Tottenham Hotspur defender Danny Rose has said he is tired of racial discrimination after being regularly stopped by police and asked if his car is stolen....

 2020-08-04 06:32 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Hariri assassination victims await justice 15 years on...

Ehsan Fayed keeps reliving the day her husband was killed in a 2005 bombing in which Lebanon's former prime minister Rafik al-Hariri was assassinated, waiting for justice that may never come....

 2020-08-04 06:32 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Crisis-weary Lebanon braces for Hariri tribunal verdict...

Fifteen years after a truck bomb killed Lebanon's former Sunni leader Rafik al-Hariri in Beirut, triggering regional upheaval, a U.N.-backed court trying four suspects from Shi'ite Hezbollah delivers a verdict on Friday that could shake the countr...

 2020-08-04 06:32 

Reuters

[ UK ]

The assassination of Lebanon's Hariri and its aftermath...

Lebanon's Rafik al-Hariri was assassinated in 2005. Here are some details about him, his death, and its impact ahead of a verdict by a U.N. backed tribunal on Friday:...

 2020-08-04 06:32 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Centamin first-half earnings jump on strong gold prices, higher Egypt mine output...

Gold miner Centamin Plc reported higher first-half pretax profit on Tuesday, buoyed by increased output from its Sukari mine in Egypt and rising bullion prices on coronavirus driven safe-haven demand....

 2020-08-04 06:32 

Reuters

Centamin first-half earnings jump on strong gold prices, higher Egypt mine output...

Gold miner Centamin Plc reported higher first-half pretax profit on Tuesday, buoyed by increased output from its Sukari mine in Egypt and rising bullion prices on coronavirus driven safe-haven demand.'...

 2020-08-04 06:31 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Direct Line pays special dividend along with interim payout...

Britain's biggest car insurer Direct Line on Tuesday boosted its interim dividend and declared a special payout to make up for cancelling its 2019 dividend, after reporting a small drop in first-half operating profit....

 2020-08-04 06:31 

Reuters

Direct Line pays special dividend along with interim payout...

(Corrects second paragraph to say operating profit not pretax profit)'...

 2020-08-04 06:31 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Telco SoftBank first-quarter profit rises 4%, buoyed by enterprise and internet businesses...

Japanese wireless carrier SoftBank Corp on Tuesday reported a 4% rise in first-quarter operating profit, beating analyst estimates, supported by its enterprise and internet businesses....

 2020-08-04 06:31 

Reuters

[ Business ]

Telco SoftBank first-quarter profit rises 4%, buoyed by enterprise and internet businesses...

Japanese wireless carrier SoftBank Corp on Tuesday reported a 4% rise in first-quarter operating profit, beating analyst estimates, supported by its enterprise and internet businesses....

 2020-08-04 06:30 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Bayer chalks up 9.5 bln eur Q2 net loss after litigation settlement...

German drugs and pesticides group Bayer reported a 9.5 billion euro ($11.2 billion) net loss for the second quarter, following a $10.9 billion settlement of U.S. lawsuits claiming that its weedkiller Roundup caused cancer....

 2020-08-04 06:30 

Reuters

[ UK ]

JGBs gain after solid 10-year debt auction...

Most Japanese government bond prices rose on Tuesday as a successful 10-year debt sale offset a rally in Tokyo equities....

 2020-08-04 06:30 

Reuters

[ Business ]

JGBs gain after solid 10-year debt auction...

Most Japanese government bond prices rose on Tuesday as a successful 10-year debt sale offset a rally in Tokyo equities....

 2020-08-04 06:30 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Pizza restaurant launches Spain's first virtual waiter app...

A restaurant on Spain's northeastern Mediterranean coast is pioneering a dining experience that allows customers to avoid most face-to-face contact with staff and minimise the risk of coronavirus contagion....

 2020-08-04 06:29 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Cricket-Pakistan must hit the ground running against England: Misbah...

Pakistan will have to hit the ground running if they are to have any chance against England in their three-test series which starts on Wednesday, coach Misbah-ul-Haq said....

 2020-08-04 06:27 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Telco SoftBank first-quarter profit rises 4%, buoyed by enterprise and internet businesses...

Japanese wireless carrier SoftBank Corp on Tuesday reported a 4% rise in first-quarter operating profit, beating analyst estimates, supported by its enterprise and internet businesses....

 2020-08-04 06:26 

Reuters

[ Business ]

UPDATE 2-Telco SoftBank Q1 profit rises 4%, buoyed by enterprise and internet businesses...
 2020-08-04 06:25 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Indigenous Australian group blocks Uluru access route over pandemic fears...

Australia has closed the national park home to its revered indigenous site of Uluru after some in the community blocked an access route for fear that visitors could carry in coronavirus infections....

 2020-08-04 06:24 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Hugo Boss reports strong China rebound in June...

German fashion house Hugo Boss said on Tuesday it had returned to strong growth in China in June and online sales jumped 74% in the second quarter even as it reported an overall 59% fall in sales for the period due to lockdowns....

 2020-08-04 06:24 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Aviation sector has biggest pandemic default risk: insurance survey...

The aviation sector carries the biggest risk of corporate default as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a survey of insurers published by broker Gallagher on Tuesday....

 2020-08-04 06:24 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Engineer Babcock reports profit drop, but core markets resilient...

British engineering group Babcock International's underlying profits slumped about 40% in the first quarter as higher costs from the coronavirus downturn hurt its operations, while sales from its core business grew slightly....

 2020-08-04 06:24 

Reuters

[ Business ]

Aviation sector has biggest pandemic default risk: insurance survey...

The aviation sector carries the biggest risk of corporate default as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a survey of insurers published by broker Gallagher on Tuesday....

 2020-08-04 06:23 

Reuters

[ UK ]

BP's 2030 plan sees 40% drop in fossil output, $5 bln/yr low carbon budget...

Energy group BP said it would increase its low-carbon spending by 2030 to $5 billion a year and boost its renewable power generation to 50 gigawatts, while shrinking its oil and gas production by 40% compared with 2019....

 2020-08-04 06:21 

Reuters

[ UK ]

India's HDFC Bank gets central bank nod on new chief...

India's central bank has approved the appointment of insider Sashidhar Jagdishan as chief executive officer of HDFC Bank Ltd , the country's top private-sector lender said on Tuesday....

 2020-08-04 06:21 

Reuters

[ Business ]

India's HDFC Bank gets central bank nod on new chief...

India's central bank has approved the appointment of insider Sashidhar Jagdishan as chief executive officer of HDFC Bank Ltd , the country's top private-sector lender said on Tuesday....

 2020-08-04 06:16 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Soccer-Promotion can earn Brentford 160 million pounds over three years: Deloitte...

Brentford stand to earn some 160 million pounds in additional revenue over three years if they defeat Fulham in Tuesday's Championship play-off final and secure a return to the Premier League, Deloitte have said....

 2020-08-04 06:16 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Lebanon tribunal: the case, suspects and evidence...

Judges at The Special Tribunal for Lebanon are due to give their verdict on Friday in the trial of four men accused over the 2005 Beirut bombing that killed former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri and 21 others....

 2020-08-04 06:16 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Memberships in Black gun club on the rise...

New York's Hudson Valley Nubian Gun Club founder Damon Finch teaches a safety class at a shooting range in Monroe, New York, July 30, 2020. The insecurity brought by the COVID-19 lockdowns combined wi...

 2020-08-04 06:13 

Reuters

[ UK ]

EasyJet expands schedule on better than expected summer bookings...

British low cost airline easyJet said it planned to fly about 40% of its capacity over the rest of the summer, more than it had originally scheduled on better than expected booking demand....

 2020-08-04 06:12 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Property fund investors should wait months for cash to avoid exodus - UK regulator...

Investors in property funds should wait up to six months before they can get their money back to avoid a stampede for the exit leading to widespread suspensions in rocky markets, Britain's Financial Conduct Authority proposed on Monday....

 2020-08-04 06:10 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Canada's Brookfield considers bid for Spain's Merlin properties - Expansion newspaper...

Canadian infrastructure fund Brookfield is studying a takeover of Spain's Merlin Properties , the Expansion newspaper reported on Tuesday, citing sources....

 2020-08-04 06:10 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Infineon slides to Q3 net loss as it consolidates Cypress...

German chipmaker Infineon on Tuesday posted a net loss as it reported fiscal third-quarter results that were skewed by the closing in mid-April of its $10 billion takeover of U.S. peer Cypress Technologies....

 2020-08-04 06:10 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Sony Q1 operating profit drops 1.1%, but beats analyst estimates...

Japan's Sony Corp on Tuesday reported a 1.1% drop in first-quarter operating profit, bracing for the lowest annual profit in four years as the coronavirus outbreak continues to dampen various business segments....

 2020-08-04 06:10 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Aviation sector has biggest pandemic default risk - insurance survey...

The aviation sector carries the biggest risk of corporate default as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a survey of insurers published by broker Gallagher on Tuesday....

 2020-08-04 06:10 

Reuters

[ UK ]

BP cuts dividend after record loss in Q2...

BP cut its dividend on Tuesday for the first time in a decade after reporting a record $6.7 billion loss in the second quarter as the coronavirus crisis hammered energy demand....

 2020-08-04 06:07 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-DSM cautious on 2020 outlook as coronavirus hits materials demand...

(Adds outlook, more detail)...

 2020-08-04 06:07 

Reuters

[ Business ]

Japanese telco SoftBank Q1 profit rises 4%, beats estimates...

Japanese wireless carrier SoftBank Corp on Tuesday reported a 4% rise in first-quarter operating profit, beating analyst estimates, supported by its enterprise business....

 2020-08-04 06:05 

Reuters

[ Business ]

GRAPHIC-Go your own way: US and UK bonds part ways from Germany and Japan...

Sovereign borrowing costs have taken another lurch lower as more COVID-19 outbreaks threaten economic recovery, yet five months after the pandemic panic first hit, a divergence is opening up within four of the world's biggest bond markets....

 2020-08-04 06:01 

Reuters

[ Business ]

UPDATE 1-Germany's car industry shows initial signs of recovery - Ifo...
 2020-08-04 06:00 

Reuters

Asia shares rise as U.S. manufacturing perks up...

Asian shares rose on Tuesday after strong U.S. manufacturing data and gains in tech stocks helped investors look past broader worries about the coronavirus and global economy.'...

 2020-08-04 06:00 

Reuters

Aviation sector has biggest pandemic default risk -insurance survey...

The aviation sector carries the biggest risk of corporate default as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a survey of insurers published by broker Gallagher on Tuesday.'...

 2020-08-04 05:59 

Reuters

[ UK ]

U.S. judge orders election boards to extend count of absentee ballots in New York state primary...

A U.S. judge late on Monday ordered all local boards of election in New York state to count...

 2020-08-04 05:58 

Reuters

U.S. judge orders election boards to extend count of absentee ballots in New York state primary...

A U.S. judge late on Monday ordered all local boards of election in New York state to count "thousands" of absentee ballots received the day after a congressional primary held last June 23 but previously disqualified because of postmark problems.&...

 2020-08-04 05:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Dollar stumbles as investors await U.S. stimulus breakthrough...

A rebound in the dollar faltered on Tuesday as political wrangling over a U.S. relief plan and the gloomy economic outlook kept investors shy of the currency....

 2020-08-04 05:58 

Reuters

Dollar stumbles as investors await U.S. stimulus breakthrough...

A rebound in the dollar faltered on Tuesday as political wrangling over a U.S. relief plan and the gloomy economic outlook kept investors shy of the currency.'...

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