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David Moyes: West Ham appoint former boss for second spell

David Moyes: West Ham appoint former boss for second spell

Sports
David Moyes has been appointed as West Ham manager and will return for a second spell at the club.The Scot, 55, has signed an 18-month deal and starts with the New Year's Day home game against Bournemouth.He replaces Manuel Pellegrini, who was sacked after Saturday's 2-1 home defeat by a much-changed Leicester side. "I feel like I've got unfinished business," said Moyes, who led the Hammers to Premier League safety in a seven-month spell from November 2017.Former Everton and Manchester United boss Moyes, who took over from Slaven Bilic two years ago, left at the end of the season as the east London club decided to "go in a different direction" with former Manchester City manager Pellegrini.Bu...
Why didn’t the Bank of England appoint a woman?

Why didn’t the Bank of England appoint a woman?

Business
While many have welcomed Andrew Bailey's appointment as the new governor of the Bank of England, some suggested he has one key flaw: he is a white male.In different circumstances that might not have raised hackles. As boss of City regulator the Financial Conduct Authority, Mr Bailey has lots of experience and is well qualified for his new job.However, the Bank has repeatedly come under fire for not being representative of the population over which its policies have so much influence.And as Mr Bailey becomes the 121st governor he highlights an uncomfortable truth. Not once in the institution's 320-year history has it picked a woman to be its leader.For Dominie Moss, the founder of Return Hub, a City recruitment firm, it points to a serious problem not just...
Fulham sack Slavisa Jokanovic and appoint Claudio Ranieri

Fulham sack Slavisa Jokanovic and appoint Claudio Ranieri

Sports
Media playback is not supported on this device Fulham have sacked manager Slavisa Jokanovic and replaced him with Claudio Ranieri, who guided Leicester to the Premier League title in 2016.Jokanovic makes way with the Cottagers sitting bottom of the Premier League table with five points from 12 matches.Italian Ranieri, 67, has been given a "multi-year" contract by the Londoners. "Making a change without having the right answer or succession plan was not an option," said Fulham chairman Shahid Khan."So having someone of Claudio's calibre ready to accept our challenge was...
Government appoint S Gurumurthy, Satish Marathe as part-time directors on RBI board

Government appoint S Gurumurthy, Satish Marathe as part-time directors on RBI board

Finance
The government on Tuesday appointed journalist S Gurumurthy and Satish Marathe patron of Sahakar Bharathi as part-time directors on the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) board after an approval from the appointments committee of the cabinet. Both appointments are for a four year term. In a release the government said that both appointments were approved by the appointments committee of the cabinet after a proposal from the department of financial services. S Gurumurthy is currently the editor of Tamil political weekly Thuglaq and also the co-convenor of RSS affiliate Swadeshi Jagran Manch. Marathe is the patron of Sahakar Bharati an NGO furthering the co-operative moment in India. The latest appointments take the total government appointed directors on the RBI board to 10, the maximum permitted...