"The Appointment Committee of the Cabinet approved the appointment of Ashwani Lohani, the CMD of Air India, as the new Chairman of Railway Board", an official statement from the government read. Mittal tendered his resignation to Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu.
However, it is said that Mittal's resignation is the result of the back to back two rail accidents which have taken place in last four days in UP. The extension was cleared by the Prime Minister's Office. Taking cognizance of the matter, PM Modi asked the minister to "wait" before taking any decision.
Prabhu said he had tried to overcome "decades of neglect through systemic reforms in all areas leading to unprecedented investment and milestones".
NTSB Is Investigating Train Crash At Station
NBC 4 reported that the train was being operated out of the yard by an AMTRAK crew and that the cars blocked tracks 1 through 6. An empty New Jersey Transit train derailed at Penn Station early Wednesday morning, officials said.
Sony finally settles the Xperia Water Proofing Lawsuit
They also need to provide the proof for their interactions made with Sony to become eligible for the refund and extended warranty. The irate customers claim that Sony overstated assertions that Xperia smartphones and tablets were waterproof.
Earlier, the Indian railway ministry suspended four officials and sent on leave three of its top officials, including a secretary-level railway board official, following the Muzzafarnagar accident. "I am extremely pained by the unfortunate accidents, injuries to passengers and loss of precious lives".
The derailment of Utkal Express near Muzaffarnagar on Saturday had left more than 25 passengers dead and more than 150 injured.
At least 74 people were injured in the incident as nine coaches of the Kaifiyat Express got derailed after colliding with a dumper at around 2:50 am between Pata and Achalda railway stations.
Their average price target spell out an upbeat performance - a 54% and would give PXD a market capitalization of almost $33.43B. Equities analysts expect that Pioneer Natural Resources Company will post $1.17 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
According to an old report in The Statesman , "The central government is preparing to gradually phase out the new Rs 2,000 note". The Reserve Bank of India is likely to issue Rs 200 denomination currency notes by the beginning of September.
The Meizu EP52 Bluetooth headset costs 299 Yuan and there is also 30 Yuan discount when purchased with the M6 Note smartphone. Qualcomm's Snapdragon 625 64-bit octa-core processor fuels this smartphone, along with the Adreno 506 GPU for graphics.
The Guardian reports that an animal welfare agency managed to catch one of the dogs and wash off the blue dye. Kasadi runs through Taloja, Mumbai's dense industrial zone home to almost 1,000 factories.
Two soldiers and three civilians were killed in the attack, the provincial governor's spokesman, Omar Zwak, told Afghan media. Meanwhile, Mauladad Tabihdad , director of hospitals in Helmand, said most of the wounded were schoolchildren.
The buyback offer failed to impress institutional investors, who own almost 58 per cent of Infosys stock. The TV channel quoted a source as saying that Nilekani's role would be "cleared" in the next 48 hours.
If at least two of those teams did not make the College Football Playoff at the end of the season, it would be a major surprise. Leading the way was star defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick, who also ended the 2016 season as an All-American as well .
Trader's Buzz: The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW)
Capital Research Invsts invested in 12.41 million shares or 0.16% of the stock. 45,900 were accumulated by Stephens Inc Ar. The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW) has an Analysts' Mean Recommendation of 2, according to data compiled by Finviz.
Oakworth Capital Inc. Reduces Stake in Halliburton Company
California-based Parallax Volatility Advisers Limited Partnership has invested 0% in American Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AMID). Perhaps, that suggests something about why 80.20% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors.
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Tradition Capital Management Llc decreased Outfront Media Inc. stake by 15,768 shares to 21,827 valued at $542,000 in 2016Q4. It dropped, as 86 investors sold KMI shares while 357 reduced holdings. 118 funds opened positions while 550 raised stakes.
Mel B Walks Off AGT Stage after Insensitive Joke
As we previously reported , Mel and Stephen have been embroiled in some serious drama after she filed for divorce in March. The star has been a judge on the United States talent show since 2013 when she replaced Sharon Osbourne on the panel.
Trump watches eclipse from White House
He said white supremacists and neo-Nazis subscribe to the use of violence based on race, which he called "unacceptable". Only 28 percent of those polled approved of Trump's response to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia on August 12.
Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) Quarterly Analysis
On average, analysts expect Lowe's Companies to post $4.62 EPS for the current fiscal year and $5.29 EPS for the next fiscal year. The Virginia-based 1607 Capital Partners Llc has invested 0.11% in the stock. 800 were reported by James Investment Rech Inc.
Muslims hold rally against terrorism in Barcelona
Abouyaaqoub is assumed to have been the man who stabbed Perez in a carjacking attempt while trying to flee the scene of the crime. The victim was identified as Pau Perez, a Spaniard from Vilafranca del Penedes, some 65 kilometers (40 miles) from Barcelona .