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Liverpool v Manchester United: ‘This is a nailed on Liverpool victory’, says Stuart Pearce

Liverpool v Manchester United: ‘This is a nailed on Liverpool victory’, says Stuart Pearce

Sports
ONE-SIDED Former England international says he can only see one winner in Sunday’s Anfield clash... Stuart Pearce says Manchester United ‘have to raise their performances tenfold’ to have any chance of beating Liverpool this weekend. The fierce rivals meet for the first time this season at Anfield on Sunday, with the Reds overwhelming favourites. Liverpool and Man United’s last meeting, in pre-season, ended in a 4-1 victory for Klopp’s men It’s unfamiliar territory for United and their supporters. Their dominance of the English game is well and truly over and they are looking up from sixth place to their Merseyside rivals, who currently top the Premier League table. You can never count out the...
United Bank of India raises deposit rates by 0.25%

United Bank of India raises deposit rates by 0.25%

Finance
NEW DELHI: State-owned India United Bank of India on Wednesday raised deposit rates across select maturities by 0.25 per cent. With the increase, fixed deposit rate for one-year tenure will increase to 6.5 per cent from existing 6.35 per cent, the bank said in a regulatory filing. The interest rate for fixed deposits between 1-3 years will increase to 6.25 per cent from 6 per cent. The bank has revised the rate of interest on domestic term deposits for less than Rs 1 crore, with effect from December 14, 2018, it said. Let's block ads! (Why?) Banking/Finance-Industry-Economic Times
West Ham United launch investigation into ‘theft’ as Reece Oxford allegedly has watch stolen at academy headquarters

West Ham United launch investigation into ‘theft’ as Reece Oxford allegedly has watch stolen at academy headquarters

Sports
heartbroken The teenager's camp are convinced there is a plot to force him out the club West Ham have launched an investigation into an alleged theft that took place at their Chadwell Heath academy headquarters. Reece Oxford, the teenage midfielder, is claimed to have been left heartbroken after a treasured watch of his was stolen from the changing rooms, according to the Mirror. The watch was given to Oxford as a birthday present West Ham have begun investigating the matter, and the police have been called in to also look into the incident which is reported to have occurred last Friday. “The club is aware of an allegation of theft at our Academy headquarters in Chadwell Heath,” a club statement read. “We are treating the ma...
Watch live: United Launch Alliance to launch spy satellite after 24-hour delay

Watch live: United Launch Alliance to launch spy satellite after 24-hour delay

Science
Dec. 8 (UPI) -- United Launch Alliance is preparing once more to launch its Delta 4-Heavy rocket. The company's most powerful rocket was scheduled to carry a spy satellite into space on Friday, but a communications error forced ULA to delay the liftoff until Saturday evening. During preflight checks, engineers discovered a "redundant communication link between the control center and the launch site," according to a statement released by ULA. Saturday's launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California is scheduled for 11:06 p.m. EST, 8:19 p.m. PST. "Weather has improved! We are at 70% chance of favorable launch weather for tonight's #NROL71 launch," ULA announced on Twitter. ULA will stream a live broadcast of Saturday's launch. The payload for Saturday evening's flight belongs to the ...
United States of Overweight: Dietitians Share 5 Weight-Loss Tips

United States of Overweight: Dietitians Share 5 Weight-Loss Tips

Health
 By Julie Upton, RD New national data recently released by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) shows that the number of overweight Americans is far too high and is costing us nearly $ 150 billion a year in health-care costs.Today, nearly 34% of adults are obese, up from 23% in 1994. Those classified as “extremely” obese increased from 3% in 1994 to nearly 6% in the most recent data. Additionally, 34% are overweight, up from 33% in 1994.Together, more than two-thirds of the population is overweight or obese.I know how hard it is to maintain an ideal body weight. I fight the battle on a daily basis as I'm prone to pudginess. However, for the most part, I feel like I’m winning.I’ve developed a f...