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London Rap Group Banned From Making Music Without Police Permission

In an unprecedented court order, the west London drill group 1011 are now banned from recording or performing music without first receiving police permission, as the Guardian reports. In a ruling handed down yesterday at Kingston Crown Court, the group’s five members must get authorization from London’s police headquarters Scotland Yard for the next three years. The group has also ...

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Annecy: UTA Independent Group to Handle Animortal’s ‘Chuck Steel’ Rights for North America

UTA Independent Film Group is handling North American sales to Animortal Studios’ “Chuck Steel: Night of the Trampires,” a stop-motion action-horror-comedy movie directed by Mike Mort. World premiering June 12 in Annecy’s Official Selection, “Chuck Steel” pays tribute to the look and feel of 1980s’ live-action movies. Set in 1986, the film follows a cop-on-the-edge who doesn’t play by the ...

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News: InterContinental Hotels Group unveils upscale voco brand

InterContinental Hotels Group has launched voco, its new upscale hotel brand, alongside announcing a first signing in Australia. voco will focus primarily on conversion opportunities and will strengthen IHG’s offer in the $ 40 billion upscale segment, which is expected to grow by a further $ 20 billion by 2025. Working with high-quality individual and locally-branded hotels, this distinctive brand ...

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News: Lufthansa Group orders six further Airbus A320neo planes

Lufthansa Group has firmed-up a previous option for six further Airbus A320neo, following a decision by the company’s supervisory board at the beginning of May. The latest agreement brings Lufthansa Group’s total order for the A320neo to 122 (77 A320neo and 45 A321neo). In addition, the airline signed an order for three more A320ceo, bringing the group’s A320ceo orders to ...

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Is Spain safe for tourists? Anti-tourism group threatens MORE protests this summer

Anti-tourism groups in Spain have threatened to continue their protests and riots against holidaymakers. As over-tourism reaches new levels, Spain has seen a number of discontented locals and groups fight against it. Tourist numbers are increasing to many of the cities and islands, exceeding millions of visitors and often outweighing local in number. A recent ban on holiday rentals has ...

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TheSkimm Closes $12 Million Round With Shonda Rhimes, Tyra Banks Among Group of Women Investors

TheSkimm, a digital-media company built on a daily newsletter aimed at millennial women, has closed out a $ 12 million Series C funding round with a group of mostly female investors, including Shonda Rhimes and Tyra Banks. Other backers who participated in the round include Willow Bay, a former TV journalist who’s now dean of the USC Annenberg School for ...

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