Friday , 3 July 2020

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Boris Johnson’s newt-counting claim questioned

Image copyright Science Photo Library Image caption The great crested newt is rare in Europe The prime minister has been accused of inventing an allegation that wildlife rules are holding back house-building. In his recent speech on job creation, Boris Johnson said: “Newt-counting delays are a massive drag on the prosperity of this country.” But environmental groups say the allegation …

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Emami, HUL spar over ‘Glow & Handsome’ brand name; both claim trademark rights

Home-grown FMCG firm Emami on Thursday strongly objected to Hindustan Unilever rebranding its men’s range of skincare product as ‘Glow & Handsome’, threatening legal action while claiming trademark rights over the name. In response, Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL) said it is “fully conscious” of its rights and position and will protect it fully in all appropriate forums”. Earlier, HUL announced …

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MAFS: Natasha Spencer denies Stacey Hampton’s claim she ‘ruined families’

Married At First Sight’s Natasha Spencer denies claims she ‘ruined families’ after Stacey Hampton made SHOCKING false allegations By Zoe Burrell For Daily Mail Australia Published: 04:55 BST, 3 July 2020 | Updated: 07:19 BST, 3 July 2020 Married At First Sight brides Natasha Spencer and Stacey Hampton are locked in a bitter feud, months after they clashed on Nine’s controversial …

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US victims of FARC rebels win claim to Venezuelan’s fortune

MIAMI (AP) — Three American defense contractors held for five years by leftist rebels in Colombia have moved closer to collecting on a $318 million judgment against their former captors. That is a result of a U.S. Supreme Court justice rebufing a last-minute appeal by a sanctioned Venezuelan businessman whose assets the men seek to claim. The action by  Justice …

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Cronyism claim – Lisa Hanna dodges charges but scolded for contract nepotism | Lead Stories

Lisa Hanna, a legislator and spokesperson for the Opposition People’s National Party’s (PNP) election campaign, has escaped criminal charges but has been slammed for nepotism and cronyism in the award of millions of dollars in contracts in St Ann in a ruling by the director of public prosecutions (DPP). Richard Lake, the husband of the St Ann South Eastern member …

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Kim Jong Un repeats claim that North Korea has no COVID-19 cases

SEOUL, South Korea — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un urged officials to maintain alertness against the coronavirus, warning that complacency risked “unimaginable and irretrievable crisis,” state media said Friday. Despite the warning, Kim reaffirmed North Korea’s claim to not have had a single case of COVID-19, telling a ruling party meeting Thursday that the country has “thoroughly prevented the inroad …

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