2011

Recent News

Wonkblog: The poor are better off when we build more housing for the rich

To low-income residents and the groups that fightfor them in expensivecities, new market-rate housing often feels like part of the problem. If San Francisco andWashington are becoming rapidly unaff
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Farmers Riot In Greece As Recession Returns

The demonstrations come as official data shows that the Greek economy has returned to recession.
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Instagram to roll out view counts for videos

The new feature, which will be rolled out in "the coming weeks", will give creators a tally of the impressions a video has received, whereas likes could be viewed as an engagement metric.
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Imogen Thomas hits back at troll who brands her 'fat as f**k' on Instagram

Welsh beauty responds to vile post about her weight
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Gigi Hadid and Jamie King defend Taylor Swift on Twitter after Kanye West degrades her in "misogynistic" sex rap

Kim Kardashian's husband dropped the track at an album party in NYC last night in front of all of Taylor's friends
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Cara Kilbey gives birth to first child with boyfriend Daniel

Former TOWIE star welcomed her bundle of joy to the world this morning
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Popular Finance

Barclays aggressively cuts dollar/yen forecasts amid sharp falls

LONDON, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Barclays aggressively cut its dollar/yen forecasts on Friday, saying the greenback will fall to 95 yen by the end of the year - more than 20 percent lower than the 120 yen p
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Russia cbanker says risk scenario sees $25 oil this year

MOSCOW, Feb 12 (Reuters) - The Russian central bank's risk scenario envisages oil this year at a price of $25 per barrel, the bank's first deputy governor, Dmitry Tulin, said on Friday.
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BRIEF-Banco Popolare CEO rules out any cash call for BPM tie-up

* there will not be any capital increase for the merger with Banca Popolare di Milano (BPM) Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting by Milan newsroom)
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BRIEF-Shareholder Value Beteiligungen FY 2015 loss of 613,000 euros

* FY 2015 loss of 613,000 euros due to depreciations Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)
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Russia cenbanker Tulin: we're not influencing rouble rate

MOSCOW, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Russia's central bank is not influencing the rouble rate and will only intervene in the foreign exchange market if there is a threat to financial stability, the bank's first
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BRIEF-Caspar Asset Management Q4 net profit up at 340,617 zlotys

* Q4 revenue flat at 2.7 million zlotys ($690,855) year on year
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BRIEF-Popolare Milano CEO says no rush in tie-up with Banco Popolare

* no precise indications from European Central Bank on governance regarding merger Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting by Milan newsroom)
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Poland's Getin Noble sells leasing assets in $56 mln deal

WARSAW, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Getin Noble Bank has agreed to sell almost 51 percent of Getin Leasing to shareholder LC Corp BV in a transaction worth 218 million zlotys ($55.73 million), Poland's sixth l
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Indian shares post biggest weekly drop since July 2009

Feb 12 (Reuters) - Indian stocks inched higher on Friday but posted their biggest weekly falls since July 2009 as disappointing corporate earnings and weak global markets hit sentiment.
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