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Police will get pay rise as public sector pay cap is lifted Police will get pay rise as public sector pay cap is lifted
- September 13, 2017

A 1.7 per cent rise for prison officers and a package worth two per cent for police was announced yesterday. "This can not be right", said Mr Macleod. This smacks of double standards". This will now bring wages for officers to starting salaries of between £19,971 (no qualifications) and £23,124 for constables, rising to £38,382 within seven years of joining. (more...)
CDC investigating infection outbreak linked to puppies from Petland CDC investigating infection outbreak linked to puppies from Petland
- September 13, 2017

Kansas is one of several states experiencing an outbreak of bacterial infections linked to puppies sold at Petland stores. There are now no cases in the New York Area. The source of an ongoing multistate Campylobacter outbreak has recently been identified, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (more...)
Edith Windsor, US gay marriage pioneer, has died at 88 Edith Windsor, US gay marriage pioneer, has died at 88
- September 13, 2017

After death of her wife, Windsor had to pay for heritage inherited more than $ 350,000 in taxes to federal Government, what led her to undertake a crusade in defense of equality of ir rights as a spouse, which led to Supreme. "By formally declaring anyone opposed to same-sex marriage an enemy of human decency", Scalia wrote, "the majority arms well every challenger" to rules or laws that treat L.G.B.T. (more...)
MPs back call to lift NHS pay cap after Government faces defeat MPs back call to lift NHS pay cap after Government faces defeat
- September 13, 2017

The DUP's decision to side with Labour on both of these bills will nearly certainly mean a defeat for the government, but Tory MPs are being advised to abstain in an attempt to lessen the impact of any defeat. Mr Paisley added: "To those members of the Labour Party who chide about the £1 billion deal, your party would quite happily have cut a deal that would probably have been better for us". (more...)
Pigments in Tattoo Ink can Travel to Lymph Nodes- Study Shows Pigments in Tattoo Ink can Travel to Lymph Nodes- Study Shows
- September 13, 2017

But most of the time, they are not checking the chemical composition of the ink colors that the tattoo artist will use in their bodies. One of the most common ingredients in tattoo inks is the white pigment titanium dioxide (TiO2). The team tracked micro- and nanoparticles in the skin and lymph nodes . "We already knew that pigments from tattoos would travel to the lymph nodes because of visual evidence: the lymph nodes become tinted with the color of the tattoo", says ... (more...)
After 15 die in hepatitis outbreak, San Diego begins sanitary street washing After 15 die in hepatitis outbreak, San Diego begins sanitary street washing
- September 13, 2017

In response, the city has been spraying down certain streets in the East Village area of downtown San Diego. San Diego has been battling with an extremely aggressive outbreak of Hepatitis A, an infection that targets the liver and may result in death in severe cases. (more...)
Saaho: Prabhas gives a treat to Shraddha Kapoor in Hyderabad Saaho: Prabhas gives a treat to Shraddha Kapoor in Hyderabad
- September 13, 2017

The lady was so impressed with the hospitality shown by Prabhas that she shared shared a click on her social media page where we can see a nice spread of some 17-18 famous food items of the Telugu states. As per a source on the set, the lunch box for Shraddha came directly from Prabhas' house. The film is a hi-tech action, as seen in the trailer. Chunkey Pandey, Mahesh Manjrekar and Tinnu Anand too have also joined the team of 'Saaho' . (more...)
Real Madrid extends Marcelo's contract until 2022 Real Madrid extends Marcelo's contract until 2022
- September 13, 2017

The Spanish giants announced that Marcelo will appear in a press-conference at the Bernabeu on Thursday afternoon to formally announce the deal. The Brazil global received a two-match suspension following a red card for a hard foul at the end of the league game against Levante on Saturday. (more...)
New Apple Store to open along Chicago River on October 20 New Apple Store to open along Chicago River on October 20
- September 13, 2017

As of June 2016, 32% of the company's workforce was female, and 22% were US-underrepresented minorities, according to data published by Apple . Apple is also moving its tech support services to what it calls a "Genius Grove", which will be centrally located in the company's largest stores, offering a more relaxed environment than the Genius Bars of today. (more...)
Stefon Diggs pays homage to Randy Moss with TD celebration Stefon Diggs pays homage to Randy Moss with TD celebration
- September 13, 2017

Monday, Diggs got his season off to a strong start. He completed passes to seven different receivers. "It was awful", tight end Kyle Rudolph said with a laugh. For the most part, though, it was a tame start to the new campaign. Diggs mimicked Moss' "splitting the defense" celebration upon catching an 18-yard touchdown after the Saints bit on a play-action fake. (more...)
New Key Art And a Motion Poster — Netflix`s THE PUNISHER New Key Art And a Motion Poster — Netflix`s THE PUNISHER
- September 13, 2017

Having taken his revenge against those who stole the lives of his wife and child, Frank uncovers a new conspiracy running much deeper than New York's criminal underworld. Setting out to discover the truth about injustices that affect thousands, The Punisher continues his tirade against those that would do harm to innocents. (more...)
Inter 2nd Year Girl Murdered by Classmate in Hyderabad Inter 2nd Year Girl Murdered by Classmate in Hyderabad
- September 13, 2017

While recalling the vivacious 12th grader's days in school, Seetha Murthy, principal of Silver Oaks said that the management had independently probed the matter following Chandni's sudden disappearance. Chandni returned to her home in Deepthisri Nagar after college and spent time with her mother, Kavitha, and, elder sister, Niveditha, before going to meet friends at 5pm. (more...)
Security Council votes sanctions on N Korea blunted by Russia, China Security Council votes sanctions on N Korea blunted by Russia, China
- September 13, 2017

North Korea has been dealing with sanctions for over a decade, but the country's nuclear march has been undeterred. The decision over whether or not to place new sanctions on #North Korea , specifically its leader, dictator #Kim Jong-Un, and his regime in Pyongyang , was put to a vote by the UN Security Council and they have all voted unanimously in favour of the sanctions. (more...)
Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) May Combat Lung Function Decline in Women Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) May Combat Lung Function Decline in Women
- September 13, 2017

The new study, led by investigators at the U.S. Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH), examined the long-term rates of death from all-causes, and the rates of death from specific causes, including cardiovascular disease, cancer and other major illnesses over a follow-up of 18 years among 27,347 women from the two WHI hormone therapy trials. (more...)
Amgen Inc. (AMGN) Shares Sold by Lazard Asset Management LLC Amgen Inc. (AMGN) Shares Sold by Lazard Asset Management LLC
- September 13, 2017

Howard Capital Management now owns 6,350 shares of the medical research company's stock worth $1,042,000 after purchasing an additional 206 shares during the last quarter. According to the latest research reports released, 5 analysts have issued a rating of "buy", 5 analysts "outperform", 13 analysts "hold", 0 analysts "underperform" and 0 analysts "sell". (more...)
Ahead of DUSU elections, ABVP uses social media to seek votes Ahead of DUSU elections, ABVP uses social media to seek votes
- September 13, 2017

For a smooth conduct of the elections, the DUSU election committee has deployed a total of 248 EVMs in all 40 morning colleges. Historically, a bipolar electoral affair, the election this year in Delhi University has seen the rise of another student group, the radical left AISA, which has found many supporters among students after the brawl at Ramjas College in February and turned the usually bilateral contest between the ABVP and NSUI into a multi-cornered fight. (more...)
Ambiguity continues over land for bullet train terminus in Maharashtra Ambiguity continues over land for bullet train terminus in Maharashtra
- September 13, 2017

The stretch will have 12 stations - Mumbai , Thane, Virar, Boisar, Vapi, Bilimora, Surat, Bharuch, Vadodara, Anand, Ahmedabad , Sabarmati. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe will lay the foundation stone for India's first Bullet Train Project - between Ahmedabad and Mumbai. (more...)
Chinese banks halt transactions for North Koreans Chinese banks halt transactions for North Koreans
- September 13, 2017

Along with settling for the compromise on oil, the US unsuccessfully tried to get a travel ban and freezes on the assets of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Air Koryo, the North's flagship airline. But after negotiations in recent days, mainly among the council's veto powers - the United States, Russia, China, Britain and France - the revised draft appears to resemble another incremental increase in sanctions on Pyongyang. (more...)
New information on Hurricane Irma's impact New information on Hurricane Irma's impact
- September 12, 2017

In the dark: According to state officials, more than 50,000 customers are without power in Monroe County, Florida , which includes the Keys. The rainfall could be between 8 to 16 inches in parts of Georgia , 3-12 inches in western SC, and western North Carolina and about 2 to 5 inches in eastern Alabama and southern Tennessee, reported Heavy. (more...)
Nigerian Army Claims it Fired Warning Shots, Denies Attacking Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB Nigerian Army Claims it Fired Warning Shots, Denies Attacking Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB
- September 12, 2017

Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB , Nnamdi Kanu is now being held hostage at his Umuahia residence by personnel of the Nigerian Army. "Buratai and his men are bringing war to us", he added. This is far from the truth. The South-East Governors' Forum has set-up a seven-member committee to investigate the recent clash between the Nigerian Army and the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB ) members in Umuahia, the Abia State capital. (more...)
Cleanup begins as Irma moves out of Florida Cleanup begins as Irma moves out of Florida
- September 12, 2017

Hurricane Irma weakened to a Category 1 storm early today as it marched up the U.S. state of Florida's northwestern coast, with its eye located about 25 miles (40 kilometers) northeast of the vulnerable Tampa area. The rain will likely become more widespread and heavier moving into the afternoon and evening hours. Some 6.5 million people, about a third of the state's population, had been ordered to evacuate southern Florida . (more...)
(ABBV) is up at $85.33 AbbVie's Upadacitinib (ABT-494) Meets… (ABBV) is up at $85.33 AbbVie's Upadacitinib (ABT-494) Meets…
- September 12, 2017

Abbvie Inc now has $138.65 billion valuation. The company holds 1.6 billion outstanding shares and 1.59 billion shares are floating in market. About 7.09 million shares traded or 30.33% up from the average. SunTrust initiated the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, July 22 report. Since May 4, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 selling transactions for $18.84 million activity. (more...)
Crystal Palace sack manager De Boer after five games Crystal Palace sack manager De Boer after five games
- September 12, 2017

ALBION boss Chris Hughton is "very disappointed" that Frank de Boer has lost his job at Crystal Palace , just four games into the Premier League season. "I think the decision was made before this game , and perhaps anything other than a resounding trouncing of Burnley might have saved him". Frank de Boer has been sacked after just four matches in charge of Crystal Palace . (more...)
Israeli Muslims protest Myanmar 'atrocities' against Rohingya Israeli Muslims protest Myanmar 'atrocities' against Rohingya
- September 12, 2017

Even as the Rohingya migrant crisis is being termed as an example of "ethnic cleansing" and the global community is increasingly building consensus to help the migrants, experts said that the United Nations could not stop India from deporting Rohingya migrants living in India. (more...)
Dolphins' request to move London game home denied by NFL Dolphins' request to move London game home denied by NFL
- September 12, 2017

Rather than hop across the pond, Ross was hoping to have the game at Hard Rock Stadium. "I asked", Dolphins owner Stephen Ross reportedly said Monday. Hurricane Irma forced the postponement of the Dolphins' week one game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Miami. The Dolphins have been practicing all week in California, ahead of their Week 2 game against the Chargers. (more...)