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Tokyo Olympics should be postponed, says UK Athletics chairman | Sport

The chairman of UK Athletics, the sport’s national governing body, has become the most senior British figure yet to call for the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo to be postponed because of the global coronavirus pandemic. Nic Coward, who has also held senior roles at the Premier League, Football …

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Jack Welch, former chairman and CEO of GE, dies at 84

Jack Welch, former chairman and CEO of GE, dies at 84

Jack Welch, a railroad conductor’s son who became chairman and CEO of General Electric and led it for two decades, growing its market value from $12 billion to $410 billion, has died. He was 84. Welch died late Sunday at home, surrounded by his wife, Suzy, and family, and his beloved …

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Former FA chief executive Ian Watmore to become ECB chairman | Sport

Ian Watmore, a former FA chief executive and senior civil servant, will succeed Colin Graves as the chairman of the England and Wales Cricket Board. Graves has held the post since May 2015, extending an initial five-year term by six months in order to oversee the inaugural season of The …

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St Helens victory in World Club Challenge would be ‘top’ says chairman | Sport

The St Helens chairman, Eamonn McManus, believes that victory for the reigning Super League champions against the NRL’s Sydney Roosters in Saturday’s World Club Challenge would represent the greatest achievement by a British side in the competition’s history. The Roosters arrive in England heavy favourites for the annual clash of …

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UK Athletics plunged into fresh crisis as chairman Chris Clark resigns | Sport

UK Athletics was thrown into yet more turmoil on Thursday night when its chair, Chris Clark, resigned after barely seven months in charge on the day the troubled organisation also announced its new chief executive. Joanna Adams, the highly regarded CEO of England Netball from 2015 to 2019, has been …

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Fed Chairman Jerome Powell: Coronavirus could hurt the global economy

Rush Limbaugh speaks before US President Donald Trump takes the stage during the Turning Point USA Student Action Summit at the Palm Beach County Convention Center in West Palm Beach, Florida on December 21, 2019. (Photo by Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

“We are closely monitoring the emergence of the coronavirus, which could lead to disruptions in China that spill over to the rest of the global economy,” Powell said in his prepared testimony before the House Financial Services Committee, where he is set to deliver his semiannual report to Congress. He …

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GOP chairman says he won’t hold hearing on Trump’s budget: ‘It turns into a diatribe’

GOP chairman says he won't hold hearing on Trump's budget: 'It turns into a diatribe'

Trump unveiled his $4.8 trillion budget proposal on Monday. The hefty document, which was immediately panned by Democrats, breaks with an existing two-year budget deal and outlines the president’s priorities heading into the November election.  “I want to encourage people … not to waste any time searching out the president’s …

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Steel Authority Not To Shut Down 3 Loss-Making Steel Units: Chairman

Steel Authority Not To Shut Down 3 Loss-Making Steel Units: Chairman

In July, DIPAM had invited bids for 100 per cent stake sale in the three units of SAIL. Kolkata: State-owned Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) will not close down three of its loss-making speciality steel plants if the company does not find buyers for these units, chairman Anil Kumar …

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DNC chairman Tom Perez says he won’t step down after chaotic Iowa caucuses but expects review of state’s first-in-nation status

After chaos of Iowa, Democratic unity threatened by circular firing squad in New Hampshire

“Absolutely not,” Perez told CNN’s Jake Tapper on “State of The Union” when asked if he has considered resigning. “Jake, look at the last three years. My job when I came in was to rebuild our infrastructure, to win elections. When you do that, sometimes you have to make tough …

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