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Scottish Green Party will push through SNP tax changes

Scottish Green Party will push through SNP tax changes

The budget delivers progressive reforms to Scotland's income tax system, with modest increases on higher earners, while 70% of taxpayers will pay less than they did a year ago and 55% will pay less than the rest of the UK. Mr McArthur and Mr Scott are likely to join the SNP and Greens in voting in favour of the budget because it includes additional funding for ferry services in the islands. Consulte Mais Informação

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Chairman of China's Geely Has 9.7% Stake in Daimler

Chairman of China's Geely Has 9.7% Stake in Daimler

This makes Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Daimler's largest investor, Bloomberg said. With the upcoming $9 billion deal, Geely would surpass Daimler's current top shareholder Kuwait Investment Authority's 6.8 percent stake. In 2010, it purchased Volvo from then cash-starved Ford Motor for $1.8 billion. Among other things, Daimler owns the premium automaker Mercedes-Benz and Daimler Trucks, a commercial truck business. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mixed statements from Rajinikanth on politics, cinema

Mixed statements from Rajinikanth on politics, cinema

The decision of the two top Tamil film stars to enter politics comes against the backdrop of a perceived vacuum in Tamil Nadu politics after the death of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa in December 2016. "I am taking time only to ensure that our foundation is strong", the actor said. There are 32 floors. "We need (such) a strong foundation", he said, adding efforts were under way for creating it. Consulte Mais Informação

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Magna Q4 sales up on BMW, Jaguar launches

Magna Q4 sales up on BMW, Jaguar launches

The firm has a market cap of $20,260.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 9.67, a P/E/G ratio of 0.87 and a beta of 1.45. In addition to its quarterly and annual results, Magna reiterated 2018 sales and profit estimates announced last month. The stock presently has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $62.15. Magna International's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 19.61%. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kelly will make final decision on Kushner's security clearance

Kelly will make final decision on Kushner's security clearance

Kushner has been operating on a temporary security clearance despite his access to some of the nation's most closely guarded secrets and his role in high-level activities like Middle East peace negotiations. "As I told Jared days ago, I have full confidence in his ability to continue performing his duties in his foreign policy portfolio including overseeing our Israeli-Palestinian peace effort and serving as an integral part of our relationship with Mexico", Kelly said. Consulte Mais Informação

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G Herbo Arrested In Chicago For On Possession Of Illegal Gun

G Herbo Arrested In Chicago For On Possession Of Illegal Gun

According to Fox 32 Chicago , Herbo and two men were traveling in South Loop when they got pulled over around 10:35pm. They were each hit with the same weapons charge and are expected to appear in bond court today (Feb. Per police, each man was charged with a felony count of aggravated unlawful use of a loaded weapon in a vehicle without a FOID card (firearm owner's identification cards). Consulte Mais Informação

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An Inflatable Space Hotel Could Launch By 2021

An Inflatable Space Hotel Could Launch By 2021

Originally founded in 1999, the two spacecraft are the first of a wider push into space travel and space tourism from Bigelow, who plans to launch an "inflatable habitat" in outer space in 2022. The B330-1 and B330-2, and are the latest products from billionaire Robert Bigelow's Bigelow Airspace operation, which now has a sister company, Bigelow Space Operations . Consulte Mais Informação

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The Second Amendment is archaic, should be repealed

The Second Amendment is archaic, should be repealed

The 4th US Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia ruled: "we have no power to extend Second Amendment protections to weapons of war". All fourteen judges of the court voted and Judge William Traxler wrote the dissenting opinion which said the court went "to greater lengths than any other court to eviscerate the constitutionally guaranteed right to keep and bear arms". Consulte Mais Informação

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Global watchdog places Pak on terror 'grey list'

Global watchdog places Pak on terror 'grey list'

While the next plenary of FATF three months later would review the decision to put Pakistan on 'grey list, ' it is an opportunity for India to build up a strong case for continuing with it. The group's founder, Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, remains free despite an American bounty of $10 million. Pakistan reportedly lobbied Western countries for support; it even asked Russian Federation to stop its inclusion in the FATF watch list. Consulte Mais Informação

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Caminhão com sangue de gado tomba no Rio Vermelho, em Goiás

Como divulgado pelo Correio Braziliense com informação da corporação, por volta das 4h, o motorista perdeu o controle do veículo e saiu da pista. O motorista teve ferimentos leves e foi levado a um hospital do município. "Foi muito rápido. [A carreta] já se rompeu e foi derramada a carga no Rio Vermelho", disse. Segundo a transportadora, o sangue de boi é utilizado para fabricar ração para animais. Consulte Mais Informação

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Suíça. Duas pessoas baleadas mortalmente à porta de banco em Zurique

Suíça. Duas pessoas baleadas mortalmente à porta de banco em Zurique

A polícia local afirma que a situação já está sob controle. Os agentes e funcionários dos serviços de emergência encontraram uma pessoa morta e outra gravemente ferida - que morreu logo em seguida. Segundo os depoimentos, o homem teria disparado primeiro contra a mulher e depois se suicidado com a mesma arma de fogo. As circunstâncias por detrás do tiroteio são ainda desconhecidas, mas as autoridades descreveram-no como um "crime violento" e afastaram a possibilidade de terrorismo. Consulte Mais Informação

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Laser charging system for mobile devices has built-in safety

Laser charging system for mobile devices has built-in safety

They developed a new type of cell on the back of a smartphone, and that cell reacts with the laser and converts that energy to charge the phone. Moreover, the researchers developed tailor-made safety aspects, such as a metal, flat-plate heatsink on the smartphone to disperse the excess heat from the laser, and a reflector-based mechanism to turn the laser off if a person attempts to move along the path of the charging beam. Consulte Mais Informação

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