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Nanded Municipal Corporation Election Results 2017: Congress takes lead Nanded Municipal Corporation Election Results 2017: Congress takes lead
- October 12, 2017

In the latest trends, Congress has taken first leads and is ahead in 3 seats. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is leading in just one seat. For the first time in the state, the SEC has deployed VVPAT (voter-verified paper audit trail) voting machines in 31 polling centres in Ward No. (more...)
Allahabad HC Verdict On Aarushi Talwar Murder Case Today Allahabad HC Verdict On Aarushi Talwar Murder Case Today
- October 12, 2017

A day after, the body of Talwar's domestic help, Hemraj was also found dead on the terrace of their residence. After nine years of multiple turns and twists in the Aarushi Talwar-Hemraj murder in 2008, the Allahabad High Court is likely to pronounce its judgment on the appeal filed by Aarushi's parents, Nupur and Rajesh Talwar, against their conviction. (more...)
Hamas and Fatah Reach Agreement in Cairo Talks Hamas and Fatah Reach Agreement in Cairo Talks
- October 12, 2017

Palestinian sources said conquest and Hamas will organise a press conference on details of agreement at noon. The talks between Fatah and Hamas were conducted after Egypt tried several times to resolve the conflict between the two factions and establish a unity government in Gaza and the West Bank. (more...)
Spanish PM Rajoy demands clarity from Catalonia on Independence Spanish PM Rajoy demands clarity from Catalonia on Independence
- October 12, 2017

The ensuing crisis, he said, was "one of the most hard times in our recent history". "We can not accept that a portion of the Catalans decide for the whole of Spain", he said. Regional authorities said 90 per cent were in favour and declared the results valid. Rajoy's government had repeatedly refused to grant Catalonia permission to hold a referendum on the grounds it was unconstitutional, since it would only poll a portion of Spain's 46 million residents. (more...)
Just bought this stock- Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) Just bought this stock- Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST)
- October 12, 2017

Zevin Asset Management Llc increased Costco Whsl Corp New ( COST ) stake by 8.81% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Pictet & Cie Europe Sa bought 3,385 shares as the company's stock rose 1.54% with the market. Legal And General Group Public Ltd Liability owns 2.35 million shares or 0.3% of their United States portfolio. Suntrust Banks holds 0.19% or 210,728 shares. (more...)
'White Widow' British ISIL recruiter 'killed in air strike' 'White Widow' British ISIL recruiter 'killed in air strike'
- October 12, 2017

Daesh recruiter Sally Jones, considered Britain's most-wanted woman, has reportedly been killed in a United States drone strike in Syria. Along with husband Junaid Hussain - who was killed in 2015 fighting for ISIS - Jones went to Syria in 2013 after converting. (more...)
Scramble for inclusion in Oct 26 poll after Aukot ruling Scramble for inclusion in Oct 26 poll after Aukot ruling
- October 12, 2017

Justice Mativo described the 2013 Supreme Court ruling-on the fate of the presidential election should a candidate withdraw as Orbita Dictum ie, an opinion of the court which is not legally binding. High Court judge John Mativo. According to Dr Aukot, the Supreme Court having invalidated the August 8 presidential vote, anyone who contested the August 8 poll, is eligible to vie in the repeat poll. (more...)
Trump again blasts Iran nuke deal as certification decision looms Trump again blasts Iran nuke deal as certification decision looms
- October 12, 2017

Engel, the top Democrat on the Foreign Affairs Committee, said unwinding the agreement would send a unsafe signal to allies and adversaries alike. The BfV domestic intelligence agency reminded German firms in the document that sales of certain technologies remained illegal despite sanctions relief triggered by the landmark Iran nuclear deal of 2015. (more...)
Midtown Man Arrested For Threatening Internet Company With 'Las Vegas Part 2' Midtown Man Arrested For Threatening Internet Company With 'Las Vegas Part 2'
- October 12, 2017

Police arrested Victor Casillas, 34, Tuesday for allegedly threatening and attempting to extort money from the downtown Denver tech startup Ibotta between September 26 and October 4, KDVR reported. According to a criminal complaint filed in Brooklyn federal court, Casillas began sending threatening online messages to the Colorado software company after it deleted his accounts. (more...)
Leila to appeal SC verdict Leila to appeal SC verdict
- October 12, 2017

Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella said the Palace would not meddle in the high court's internal affairs, particularly the handling of cases filed against De Lima. Those who voted against de Lima were Associate Justices Presbitero Velasco Jr., Teresita Leonardo-de Castro, Diosdado Peralta, Lucas Bersamin, Mariano del Castillo, Samuel Martires, Noel Tijam, Andres Reyes and Alexander Gesmundo. (more...)
Jordan Brand Has Decided Its Best To Discontinue The Melo Signature Line Jordan Brand Has Decided Its Best To Discontinue The Melo Signature Line
- October 12, 2017

The report also stated that Anthony would continue to work with Jordan and would sport different models of the shoe, including custom editions of retro models and even remixed version of his very first signature model. He continued his relationship with the Jumpman during his only, and national championship-winning, season with Syracuse in 2003, before eventually signing with Jordan Brand prior to his rookie season. (more...)
Harvey Weinstein: Prosecutors defend lack of action Harvey Weinstein: Prosecutors defend lack of action
- October 12, 2017

Harvey Weinstein faces allegations of sexual harassment and assault. While Fliedner did not launch the write-in campaign, which he referred to as a "social media groundswell", he said he was all for taking on Vance. The audio portrays Weinstein apparently trying to coax Guiterrez into his hotel room. Vance, who has been in office since 2010, has come under scrutiny recently for a pair of investigations that were never brought to trial and the campaign contributions he received from ... (more...)
On the beaches of Thailand, Smoking is prohibited On the beaches of Thailand, Smoking is prohibited
- October 12, 2017

The penalty for violating the ban is up to a year in prison or a possible fine of up to 100,000 baht ($3,000; £2,280). Discarded cigarette butts accounted for a third of rubbish collected by the department. Thai authorities will ban Smoking on the tourist beaches of the country. The figure was estimate based on a sampling survey of a 9-square-metre area to a depth of 10 centimetres. (more...)
Former United great Scholes interviewed for Oldham manager's job Former United great Scholes interviewed for Oldham manager's job
- October 12, 2017

Oldham have also spoken to Clarence Seedorf about the manager's job, although the former Netherlands global is now out of the running. Scholes, who retired from professional football in May 2013 after a 20-year career with Manchester United , has been a frequent attendee at Boundary Park over the past few seasons and lives locally to the club. (more...)
Health advisory and Spare the Air alerts in effect for Bay Area Health advisory and Spare the Air alerts in effect for Bay Area
- October 12, 2017

Additionally, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air alert, due to risky levels of particulate matter that can trigger heart and asthma attacks, or exacerbate other respiratory conditions. According to the air district, if you see or smell smoke, you are likely being impacted by it. Usually the Bay Area benefits from a natural air conditioning system with winds blowing in off the coast and carrying the air inland. (more...)
Mitch McConnell Goes to the Mattresses for Trump's Judicial Nominees Mitch McConnell Goes to the Mattresses for Trump's Judicial Nominees
- October 12, 2017

Senators traded rhetorical shots on Wednesday after tensions over the issue - which have been simmering for months - appeared to spill over. In an interview with the Weekly Standard , McConnell, a Kentucky Republican, stressed that the use of so-called "blue slips" - named after the piece of paper senators from a potential federal judge's state must sign to indicate their approval - is a custom, not a rule, and that the use of them will no longer be enforced. (more...)
President Trump May Issue Executive Order on Obamacare President Trump May Issue Executive Order on Obamacare
- October 12, 2017

Trump's example was absurd and demonstrates how out of touch with reality the man in the White House is. The executive order's main provision likely aims to make it easier for small employers to buy insurance through so-called association health plans, which are usually sponsored by trade organizations or interest groups. (more...)
Nation celebrates birth anniversaries of Nanaji Deshmukh & JP Narayan Nation celebrates birth anniversaries of Nanaji Deshmukh & JP Narayan
- October 12, 2017

Taking a dig at the recent controversy around BJP chief Amit Shah's son Jay Shah, Singh said would the prime minister follow his model of wealth enhancement to boost the sagging economy. The likes of Loknayak JP and Dr. Lohia were active during the "Quit India" movement, inspired by the clarion call of Mahatma Gandhi. The Prime Minister also launched Gram Samvaad - a citizen-centric mobile app meant for facilitating single-window access for citizens to information at the gram panchayat ... (more...)
Trump says 'we'll see' on NAFTA talks Trump says 'we'll see' on NAFTA talks
- October 12, 2017

Asked by a reporter if he would make a trade pact with Canada if he can not reach agreement with Mexico in the NAFTA negotiations, Trump said: "Oh sure, absolutely". "So saying, we are ready for anything and we will continue to work diligently to protect Canadian interests, to stand up for jobs, and look for opportunities for Canadian business and citizens of all of our friends and neighbour countries to do well". (more...)
Five dead, 27 missing in Kisii building collapse Five dead, 27 missing in Kisii building collapse
- October 12, 2017

Julius Tinega, the head of the country's disaster department, said 22 people have been rescued from the town of Kisii. Mr Julius Orare, who lives in a residential near the collapsed building said he was in the shower when he heard tremors. (more...)
Federal extension keeps ME licenses valid as federal ID Federal extension keeps ME licenses valid as federal ID
- October 12, 2017

Department of Homeland Security has agreed to grant Minnesota a "grace period" that runs through January 22, 2018. The Real ID licenses, which are created to be more hard to forge, require the user to present an original or certified copy of their birth certificate with a raised seal or a valid US Passport; proof of Social Security Number; proof of any legal name change and two proofs of current, physical Pennsylvania address. (more...)
Storm expected to become Hurricane Ophelia, possibly by tonight Storm expected to become Hurricane Ophelia, possibly by tonight
- October 12, 2017

With the organization of Tropical Storm Ophelia, there have now been 15 named storms this season. The Met Office will release any necessary weather warnings later in the week. "The cyclone is expected to be within a low shear environment and over marginally warm sea surface temperatures during the next two to three days". (more...)
Trump Reminds Everyone He's Calling The Shots On North Korea Trump Reminds Everyone He's Calling The Shots On North Korea
- October 12, 2017

Ri, who had called Trump "mentally deranged" after the United Nations speech, told TASS that North Korea was "winning" and represented "a worthy counterweight to the USA". commander-in-chief, the source said. North Korean state media reports on the topic of the United States normally include references to the complete destruction of it and its allies. (more...)
Investment Research Analysts Opinion: MaxLinear, Inc. (MXL), Duke Energy Corporation (DUK)
- October 11, 2017

Amid volatile financial markets and the presidential election, various investment brokerages have made amendments to their price targets and ratings on shares of Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE: DUK ). The price to book ratio or market to book ratio for Crest Nicholson Holdings plc (LSE:CRST) now stands at 1.822654. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $87.00 target price on shares of Duke Energy Corporation in a report on Tuesday, August 29th. (more...)
Democrat Unveils, Then Shelves Articles of Impeachment Against Trump Democrat Unveils, Then Shelves Articles of Impeachment Against Trump
- October 11, 2017

But Democratic leaders have mainly focused on attacking Mr. Trump's policy agenda; they have urged rank-and-file liberal activists to hold off on talk of impeachment while the gravest investigations into Mr. While Green's actions won't lead to an immediate impeachment of the President, it is yet another step in that direction. But when, less than an hour later, the House's presiding officer called the resolution up for action, Green did not appear on the floor to offer it. (more...)