Amber Rudd: I’d like to be home secretary again

Image copyright Getty Images Amber Rudd has said she would “quite like” to be home secretary again “because there’s a few things I’d like to do a bit better than last time”. Ms Rudd quit the role in April, saying she had “inadvertently misled” MPs over the Windrush scandal. She wished she had looked into immigration enforcement “much earlier” but ...

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Exclusive: OPEC, allies struggle to fully deliver pledged oil output boost – internal document

LONDON (Reuters) – OPEC is struggling to add barrels to the market after agreeing in June to increase output, an internal document seen by Reuters showed, as an increase in Saudi Arabia was offset by declines in Iran, Venezuela and Angola. FILE PHOTO: A man fixes a sign with OPEC’s logo next to its headquarters’ entrance before a meeting of ...

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Russian delegation led by RDIF head to attend Saudi investment forum next week

MOSCOW (Reuters) – A delegation led by Russian Direct Investment Fund head Kirill Dmitriev will take part in the Future Investment Initiative investment forum next week in Saudi Arabia, the fund said in a statement on Friday. FILE PHOTO: Cheif Executive Officer of Russian Direct Investment Fund, Kirill Dmitriev waits before a meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin with representatives ...

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Facebook hires former deputy PM Sir Nick Clegg

Image copyright PA Image caption Sir Nick Clegg is joining Facebook Facebook has hired former deputy prime minister Sir Nick Clegg as head of its global affairs and communications team. The 51-year-old politician was leader of the Liberal Democrats and formed a coalition government with David Cameron and the Conservatives in 2010. Facebook has faced intense scrutiny and the threat ...

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Wall Street set to rebound on strong earnings

(Reuters) – U.S. stocks were set to open higher on Friday as a handful of major U.S. companies posted strong results, helping to relieve concerns about political and growth risks in Europe and Saudi Arabia that drove a 1 percent fall a day earlier. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., ...

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Greek PM rules out snap polls after foreign minister’s resignation

ATHENS (Reuters) – Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras ruled out an early election on Friday, following the resignation of his foreign minister this week. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras arrives for the European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium, October 18, 2018. Francois Walschaerts/Pool via REUTERS Tsipras, who will take over the foreign ministry portfolio, said that his left-led coalition ...

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Zak Hardaker: Wigan Warriors full-back to begin rehabilitation after driving ban

Zak Hardaker signed for Wigan Warriors on a four-year deal in May Wigan Warriors full-back Zak Hardaker will undergo rehabilitation for alcohol abuse after being found guilty of drink-driving. Hardaker was banned for 20 months after admitting being more than twice the drink-drive limit in September. The 27-year-old, who said he must “accept that I have a problem”, missed the ...

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Honeywell profit beats on strong aero, warehouse automation sales

(Reuters) – Honeywell International Inc (HON.N) beat expectations for third-quarter profit on Friday and lifted its full-year forecasts for cash flow and margins as it rode a boom in e-commerce driven warehouse investment and aircraft production. FILE PHOTO: A logo of Honeywell is pictured on their booth during the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva, Switzerland, May ...

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