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Provident Financial shares shares, already down 45 per cent since May, tumbled another 43 per cent on the open, on course for one of the biggest ever one-day falls for a FTSE 100 stock.
Erin Wasson is off to her next runway. The model, who has graced the cover of Vogue, Elle and Esquire, has sold her artsy Venice home for $3.15 million. Located about a mile off the beach, the fiv
Everything from the most expensive British car ever sold to a $5.7m racer that killed its driver and a 2014 Pagani with an optional performance pack that costs the same as a new Ferrari California.
All the CEOs worked very hard on various presentations they made to the PM. they have been working on this for the last 10 days. The presentations were excellent. They looked at India from a futuris
Stocks around the world pushed higher Tuesday, as markets gain strength following a shaky run the last couple of weeks. Shares of technology companies, retailers and metals miners helped lead the
India’s Supreme Court on Tuesday banned a rare form of instant divorce sanctioned in its most conservative Muslim communities, saying men could no longer dissolve a marriage simply by stating it
WATCH: The full interview with the 'Hamilton' creative team here MORE "HAMILTON"The birth of 'Hamilton,' told by the man who was in the room where it happenedHe's your Aaron Burr, sir: 'Hamilto
Lubango - Hotel and tourism sector created 131, 000 jobs this year across the country, said Tuesday the director general of Institute for Tourism Development. ,   Eugénio Clemente said
Cornmeal, apple, oatmeal, pumpkin and more: We’ve compiled 18 of our favorite pancake recipes as a perfect way to start — or end — your day! noelle.carter@latimes.com @noellecarter
Actor Graham Phillips of “The Good Wife” fame has bought a home in Studio City for $1.6 million.Designed by Harwell Hamilton Harris and built in 1939, the wood-clad residence is named for its
Analysis suggests that the tide is starting to turn, with credit card providers launching fewer deals and shortening the length of zero interest balance transfers over the past six months.
State owned Hindustan Copper Ltd today said after India Resources Ltd terminated the contract at Surda mines, it has decided against any exclusive contract or partnership with any foreign contractor
A shallow magnitude 3.2 earthquake was reported early Tuesday morning west of Palm Springs, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 1:12 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 9.
Police in Santa Barbara County are searching for a 9-year-old boy who may have been abducted after his mother was shot and killed Monday night, authorities said. Investigators issued an Amber Aler
Services like deposits and withdrawal at bank branches are affected
It will mitigate significantly the negative impact of goods and services tax (GST) on the "bottom half" of the population, said the blogpost written by Mukul Asher, Professorial Fellow, Lew Kuan Yew
Also, NRI investment limit under PIS in the company has increased from 10 per cent to 24 per cent
The challenger bank, which has pop star will.i.am on its board, has boosted its one-year fix to pay 1.95 per cent interest and its two-year version now pays 2.1 per cent.
Tehran, Aug 22, IRNA – A Russian bank has agreed to finance the project of electrifying the northern division of Iran railroad by granting a 1-billon-euro loan to the country, said an Iranian railr
Tehran, Aug 22, IRNA – The World Bank has agreed to finance the project of electrifying the northern division of Iran railroad, said an Iranian railroad official.
When selecting a financial advisor, you want someone with the intelligence and courage to look you in the eye and tell you there’s disparity between your words and your actions.
What should you do if you actually win the lottery? Here's your game plan in 7 steps.
Millions of Americans from coast to coast looked up Monday to gaze at the total solar eclipse. And for those who fell in love with the darkest moments of the celestial event, it’s not too early
The A.F.L.-C.I.O. is pushing for a living-wage clause in the trade pact, but mandating Mexico’s standard of living is unlikely to save American jobs.
MGM Resorts is offering room-and-fight packages that include a stay with two tickets to the live screening at the new Park Theater at Monte Carlo.
Pechanga Resort & Casino plans to open a new 568-room tower at the end of December. It’s part of a $285-million expansion at the Temecula site that also will add two restaurants, a two-level spa
The bank said the bonds issue has an option to retain subscription of up to Rs 500 cr
The Southland's top high school defensive backs of 2017 Jeremiah Criddell; Rancho Cucamonga; 6-1; 185; Jr.; Cornerback with athleticism, instincts. Aashari Crosswell; Long Beach Poly; 6-1; 185; Sr
“Oh my gosh.” Larry Muir, the veteran football coach at Valencia High, blurted out his reaction two summers ago after getting his first real glimpse at Mykael Wright, who was playing cornerbac
Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Tuesday, Aug. 22, and here’s what’s happening across California: TOP STORIES Sun’s out ... All around California, hug
A regional rail train crashed into a parked train at a suburban Philadelphia terminal early Tuesday morning, injuring dozens of passengers and the train's operator, a regional rail spokeswoman sai
Bitcoin prices have apparently found strength close to $4,000, trading around that level for more than a week.
Eleazar Saldivia is still bitter at the turn of events that led him from a career as a federal criminal judge in Venezuela to driving for Uber in Los Angeles. But he doesn’t regret the decision
In a speech to the nation Monday night, President Trump committed to keeping American troops fighting in Afghanistan for an indefinite time to come, thereby abandoning one of his longest-held poli
It is disappointing that Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar wants a long-delayed housing development in Boyle Heights for poor and homeless people to be delayed even further while an extensiv
To the editor: The real threats to democracy are people who reject elections that don’t go their way and who are determined to trash the Bill of Rights. (“Speech in America is fast, cheap and
Like so many independent musicians, singer-songwriter Ashley Dudukovich is used to crashing on a stranger’s couch. Over the past few years, the Florida-based indie/pop musician has toured relent
President Trump has shifted to a more traditional foreign policy for the conflict in Afghanistan, giving the green light to send additional troops but offering no “blank check.” Here are the s
Maison Goyard, the 225-year-old French luxury luggage and accessories maker instantly identifiable by its distinctive Y-patterned motif, has picked Beverly Hills as the home of its second U.S. fla
Human resource experts are of the view that India is not mature enough to completely dispense with employee designations.
The debt burden and other grain procurement related issues were raised by Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh at a meeting with Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan.
According to a recent survey of 1,000 mothers by The NHP Foundation, nearly two-thirds believe their adult kids aren’t fully prepared to live on their own. Here's what parents can do about it.
The commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet said Tuesday a number of remains of Navy sailors were found in a compartment of the guided-missiledestroyer John S. McCain, a day after the warship's collis
We are in Oregon with Williams College astronomer Jay Pasachoff, who has witnessed more total solar eclipses than anyone, ever.
You hear it constantly these days: “This can’t go on,” “Something’s got to give.” The hope that impeachment is around the corner is an unspoken assumption in much media coverage. “Tr
Inquiring minds want to know: What exactly is the “alt-right,” and how large is the audience for the movement? The essence of the alt-right can be distilled to this catchphrase: All people are
The sense of unease on many Latin American city streets is palpable. Fear and uncertainty affect people’s day-to-day decisions — whether to take public transport, where to buy groceries, when
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 22, IRNA – Malaysian Minister of Plantation Industries and Commodities named Iran as one of the potential markets for its new palm oil products.
With President Trump’s Monday night speech, prospects for ending the Afghanistan war anytime soon have vanished. Whether that bodes well for U.S. national security is another matter. Nearly 16 y
Candidate Donald Trump once called U.S. military involvement in Afghanistan a "total disaster." Now president, Trump told the nation on Monday that, after studying the issue, he had reconsidered h
Peter Crook announced he was stepping down with immediate effect after Provident said it now expects to make a net loss of between £80million and £120million this year.
Dominic Chappell is accused by the Pensions Regulator of failing to provide information and documents requested during its investigation into the sale of the collapsed retailer.
Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) today weighed in on challenges facing the economy and underscored the need for keeping a constant vigil on them.
Healthcare, tax reform and the debt ceiling probably will be among the highest-profile issues when Congress returns from a monthlong recess Sept. 5. But Democratic lawmakers and consumer advocates
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