14 Mar From the section Rugby Union Share this with Digg Facebook Google LinkedIn Reddit StumbleUpon Twitter Copy this link http://www.bbc.com/sport/rugby-union/47555531 Read more about sharing. Wales will look to secure a Six Nations Grand Slam when they face Ireland in Cardiff on Saturday.The Irish were also the opponents when Wales secured their first Grand Slam in 27 years with victory back in 2005.Can you remember the Wales starting XV that day, when Mike Ruddock's men won 32-20?Can you name the Wales team who beat Ireland in a Grand Slam decider in 2005?How to playScore: 0 / 1505:00Disable TimerStart quizYou scored0/15Share your score with your friends!FacebookTwitterWhatsAppCopy and share linkNumberHintName123456789101112131415Give up! Find out more Welsh Rugby Union Read more on Welsh Rugby Union Irish Rugby Read more on Irish Rugby … [Read more...] about Quiz: Can you name the Wales team that beat Ireland to secure 2005 Grand Slam?
MTI – Econews Thursday, March 14, 2019, 09:30 A bill submitted to Parliament by Minister of Finance Mihály Varga on Tuesday would exempt retail investors from tax on interest income earned on government securities, state news wire MTI reported. At present, the tax rate on interest income is 15%. Minister of Finance Mihály Varga The exemption would apply to retail government securities issued from June 1, 2019, according to the bill. Varga said that "increasing sales of government securities to households is an important economic policy goal" in the justification of the bill. Hungaryʼs Government Debt Management Agency (ÁKK) targets an HUF 800 billion increase in the stock of securities targeted at retail investors this year. The bill would also broaden the activities of home savings banks to include sales of government securities. Hungarian lawmakers voted to phase out state subsidies on home savings bank deposits last year, MTI recalled. … [Read more...] about Bill would exempt interest on retail govʼt securities from tax
While on a working visit to the US, President Kersti Kaljulaid met with Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) late on Wednesday evening, with whom she discussed security and defence cooperation, the situation in Ukraine, hybrid threats as well as bilateral Estonian-US cooperation. "There has been strong bipartisan support for Estonia, NATO and transatlantic relations in both houses of Congress," Ms Kaljulaid said at her meeting with Ms Pelosi according to a press release.The Estonian president also thanked Ms Pelosi and the members of the US Congress for their supportive attitude toward Estonia and Europe alike, but also sanctions placed on Russia in connection with the war in Ukraine.According to Ms Kaljulaid, this stance and the US' standing for similar values has been expressed in the US' increasing defence-related aid to Estonia, which will hopefully increase even further in the future."We cannot forget for a moment that the elimination of weak … [Read more...] about President Kaljulaid meets with Speaker Pelosi, talks security, defence
Crackenedge booked their place in the Wakefield League Premier Division Cup final as they secured a 4-0 victory away to Crofton Sports on Saturday. Crackenedge have already won the league title and are through to the West Riding County Trophy semi-final, while they are also still involved in the Jim Callaghan Cup as they chase four trophies.Adam Williams led the way with a brace, with Tim Clarke and Nathan McDaid also on target as Crackenedge secured a comfortable semi-final win.They will meet the winners of this Saturday’s semi-final between Beechwood Santos and Durkar.Overthorpe Sports secured a 3-2 Premier Division victory over Fox and Hounds to maintain their hopes of a top three finish.Fox and Hounds trailed 2-0 at half-time and despite goals from Connor Gissing and Joseph Hanson, they were unable to prevent defeat which leaves them second-bottom.Howden Clough will clinch the Division Two title on Saturday if they avoid defeat away to second placed Great Preston, who had an … [Read more...] about Williams on song as Crackenedge secure place in league cup final
Sorcha O’Malley suffered from anorexia nervosa her entire adult life until her death on October 17 2016. In the weeks leading up to her death her family had secured a place for her in a specialist clinic and she agreed to go to hospital to gain enough strength to start the programme. “She was a family person, a caring person, she cared more for everyone else than she did for herself,” the O’Malley family said in a statement after an inquest into Ms O’Malley’s death. “She absolutely adored her two children, they were her whole life. Everything revolved around the children from the moment they were born. She dedicated her whole life to them,” her mother Mairead O’Malley said. Coroner Dr Myra Cullinane returned a narrative verdict noting the complicated nature of the case. “She was a beautiful young woman, it must be so devastating for you and for her little children to have lost her,” the coroner said. Ms O’Malley … [Read more...] about Mum who suffered from anorexia ‘secured place’ in specialist clinic weeks before she died