News Reality

UPDATE 3-Ireland unveils 'Brexit-proof' budget, opposition calls it 'pathetic'

by www.reuters.com
* Budget also cuts income taxes, helps new home-buyers (Adds first budget vote passed)
Read Full Article On www.reuters.com
Latest
Like a sprinkling of Disney’s trademark magic, the hidden-in-plain-sight high-tech special effects in the new “Frozen” musical at Disney California Adventure weave seamlessly and effortlessly into
Malcolm Young is jubilant – he has just got back the cash he thought he had lost forever as a victim of the 2008 Spanish property crash.
It was a meeting of the California resistance, and turnout was good. In Glendale on Friday evening, Democratic U.S. Rep. Adam Schiff hosted a town hall about the U.S. refugee program and President
This year Budget Day is Wednesday, March 8, and we will have a new Chancellor posing before Number 11 Downing Street before trotting off to the House of Commons to deliver it.
The cost of landline rental, still needed for most fixed line broadband services, has increased by 40 per cent in the past five years while Sky will increase line rental charges on Wednesday.
F.F. writes: I received a phone call from Sky Protect about renewing cover for our Sky TV system. The caller asked me to confirm my bank details, which I gave.
The most popular way to enjoy music these days is through streaming – listening to favourite tunes over the internet. The Mail on Sunday analyses the key choices and costs involved.
Ms P.H. writes: My adult son lives alone, but suffers with mental health issues. I was appointed to act for him in 2008 and his state benefits were paid into an account in my name.
Landlords are being urged to seek cheaper mortgage deals fast to keep costs low as new tax rules are set to bite into their profits.
What did your parents teach you about money? To work hard for it. There was not a lot of it about when I was young and my parents literally worked round the clock.
Unusually for a fund boss, Colin Morton has kept well away from the City, preferring instead to take a more detached view of equity markets from the Northern boltholes of Huddersfield and Leeds.
A sell-off of the household names could come as early as April as the group battles to reassure its shareholders after last week’s takeover drama.
The arrangement was thrown out by the Upper Tribunal of the Tax and Chancery Chamber after a long dispute with Revenue & Customs.
If the Government finally got shot of its stakes in Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Banking Group, it is hard to know who would be more pleased.
Entrepreneurs starting new firms should be given special treatment with a three-year business rates ‘holiday’, according to a list of demands published by Richard Branson’s Virgin StartUp.
Microsoft founder Bill Gates has proposed a levy on robots to make up for the income tax lost from the jobs they replace.
Now a member of the House of Lords and free from his civil service constraints Lord Kerslake is free to voice his worries. And he has a few.
In 1959, Arnold Ziff founded Town Centre Securities, a regional property business focused on Leeds and Manchester.
The firm has reported a four-digit percentage rise in sales in the past year and invested in further facilities in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, to cater for growth.
Users can submit photos of ‘help wanted’ and ‘we’re hiring’ signs, such as those in shop windows or notice boards, and receive Amazon giftcard points for every approved submission.
The contribution was driven by a highly skilled flexible workforce of two million freelancers – a 43 per cent increase since 2008.
Metail co-founder Tom Adeyoola had the idea to create ‘3D’ versions of online shoppers in 2008 after his wife complained about her clothes-buying experiences.
In February 2009, as the financial crisis hit home, Trifast shares sank to below 10p. Former chief executive Malcolm Diamond came out of retirement to become executive chairman.
The Government has set out its thinking on the future for work pensions where employees are promised an income according to how long they have worked and their salary.
After airing just two of its completed 13 episodes, CBS has pulled the low-rated legal drama “Doubt” from its schedule. The network didn’t call the move a “cancellation,” saying that the series, w
Baku, Feb 25, IRNA – Minister of Economy of Azerbaijan Republic Shahin Mustafayev in a press conference here on Saturday expressed satisfaction of his recent visit to Iran, and said that in year 2016
Think twice before kicking powder to the curb.        
Trump hits media again - for not reporting minor dip in the national debt Feb. 25, 2017, 11:37 a.m. A look at President Trump's administration and the rest of Washington: Trump complains that medi
Trump hits media again - for not reporting minor dip in the national debt Feb. 25, 2017, 11:37 a.m. A look at President Trump's administration and the rest of Washington: Trump complains that medi
During the course of a college basketball season, there are losses that can haunt a coach’s dreams, particularly if that coach’s team is not yet firmly in the NCAA tournament. Typically, there’s a
A doughnut shop has turned three Girl Scout Cookie favorites into doughnuts. Sam Berman has more.        
CEO Winters says bank planning in case 'things get very messy'
Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield has been arrested on suspicion of public intoxication, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.  Mayfield, a Heisman Trophy finalist last year, was booked into
Muhammad Ali Jr., the son of America's legendary boxing champion and civil rights hero, is considering legal action after he was detained at a Florida airport and questioned about his religion, th

Recent News

Game thread: Michigan hosting No. 14 Purdue

4 p.m., ESPN2, WWJ-AM (950): U-M's senior day comes against perhaps the Big Ten's best team        
Read Full Article

Game thread: Detroit Tigers clobber Houston Astros, 11-4

1:05 p.m., WXYT-FM (97.1): Tigers host another team's spring training opener today in Lakeland        
Read Full Article

Matt Van Dyk's improbable Michigan State career winding to a close

Matt Van Dyk's improbable journey took him from junior college point guard to a starting power forward in the Big Ten.        
Read Full Article

Central Michigan AD Dave Heeke leaving for Arizona

Central Michigan athletic director Dave Heeke named Vice President for Athletics at Arizona        
Read Full Article

Should Detroit Red Wings expose Petr Mrazek to Vegas Golden Knights?

Red Wings need to decide whether to stick with Petr Mrazek, or go with Jimmy Howard and Jared Coreau        
Read Full Article

Detroit Tigers hit four home runs, hammer Houston Astros, 11-4

Tigers hit back-to-back-to-back homers, then Miggy gets plunked; Verlander throws two scoreless innings        
Read Full Article

Jamie Lynn Spears' Daughter Maddie Aldrige Is ''Fully Recovered'' and Back to ''Normal Activities'' Three Weeks After ATV Accident

Jamie Lynn Spears' daughter Maddie Aldrige has returned to her normal life after an ATV accident left the 8-year-old in critical condition. Spears shared an update to Instagram on...
Read Full Article

Kate Beckinsale and Kerry Washington Showcase Daring Looks at Film Independent Spirit Awards 2017

Kate Beckinsale and Kerry Washington got playful with their fashion on the blue carpet at the 2017 Film Independent Spirit Awards Saturday. The British actress sported a daring look; a...
Read Full Article

Mayor of London suggesting Scottish nationalism is 'the same as racism' made people mad

Including Nicola Sturgeon.
Read Full Article

Popular Finance

 

$100K 'Gifts' Plus Pay To Wear Oscar Attire -- Two Reasons IRS Watches Academy Awards

With free gifts, the Academy Awards and tax time always go together. But this year, there are extra tax issues for Oscar celebs paid to wear designer clothes.
Read Full Article
 

Why your retirement nest egg could be hit for £20,000

The Government has set out its thinking on the future for work pensions where employees are promised an income according to how long they have worked and their salary.
Read Full Article
 

Shares in parts maker Trifast up by 150%

In February 2009, as the financial crisis hit home, Trifast shares sank to below 10p. Former chief executive Malcolm Diamond came out of retirement to become executive chairman.
Read Full Article
 

Try on this tech from Metail for size

Metail co-founder Tom Adeyoola had the idea to create ‘3D’ versions of online shoppers in 2008 after his wife complained about her clothes-buying experiences.
Read Full Article
 

Freelancers contributed £119bn to the UK economy last year

The contribution was driven by a highly skilled flexible workforce of two million freelancers – a 43 per cent increase since 2008.
Read Full Article
 

‘Help wanted’ app is just the job for finding local roles

Users can submit photos of ‘help wanted’ and ‘we’re hiring’ signs, such as those in shop windows or notice boards, and receive Amazon giftcard points for every approved submission.
Read Full Article
 

Sales sparkle for British tonic mixer firm Franklin & Sons

The firm has reported a four-digit percentage rise in sales in the past year and invested in further facilities in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, to cater for growth.
Read Full Article
 

Town Centre Securities nurtures profits 

In 1959, Arnold Ziff founded Town Centre Securities, a regional property business focused on Leeds and Manchester.
Read Full Article
 

Lord Kerslake; 'The revamp of rates must go ahead'

Now a member of the House of Lords and free from his civil service constraints Lord Kerslake is free to voice his worries. And he has a few.
Read Full Article