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Book Your Tatkal Ticket Now, Pay Later, IRCTC Announces New System Book Your Tatkal Ticket Now, Pay Later, IRCTC Announces New System
- August 03, 2017

In the case of the cancellation of the ticket before the delivery, the users have to pay the cancellation charges and delivery charges. CEO Anurag Bajpai , at Anduril Technologies , said, " Pay on delivery for Tatkal tickets is going to be a huge benefit to for millions of train travelers who need to book under the Tatkal quota". (more...)
Market Corner: Eye on Technicals For Citizens Inc (CIA)
- August 03, 2017

The explanation for this is Hosada felt price action and its extremes were more important than smoothing any data because price action represented where buyers/sellers entered and directed the market, thus being more important than averaging or smoothing the data out. (more...)
Released Sydney terror suspect 'shocked' at allegations Released Sydney terror suspect 'shocked' at allegations
- August 03, 2017

Three other men remain in custody and have not been charged. On Monday, three males pleaded guilty in the New South Wales state Supreme Court to "conspiracy to commit acts in preparation for a terrorist act or acts" in 2014, a court spokeswoman said, while another two pleaded guilty to lesser charges. (more...)
Ali stars in England rout Ali stars in England rout
- August 03, 2017

A tour that started back in mid-May has already seen South Africa lose one-day worldwide and Twenty20 series to England, with the Proteas suffering a disappointing first-round exit in the Champions Trophy as well during their time in England. (more...)
North Korea: US 'not seeking' regime change in Pyongyang North Korea: US 'not seeking' regime change in Pyongyang
- August 03, 2017

North Korea's latest test of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) has shown that Pyongyang now may be able to reach most of the continental United States, two USA officials told Reuters on Monday. allies to exclude North Korea from the ASEAN regional forum, which meets to discuss Asia-Pacific security issues alongside ASEAN talks. It gave no other details about the increased submarine activity. (more...)
4.4 magnitude quake reported near Oklahoma City 4.4 magnitude quake reported near Oklahoma City
- August 03, 2017

Tuesday. The city of Edmond posted on its Twitter account that power outages were affecting "large areas" of the east and northeast sections of the city after the quake. Wednesday morning about 4.2 miles east-northeast of Edmond at a magnitude of 3.0 and a depth of about 4.97 miles, USGS records show. The USGS later revised the quake down to a magnitude 4.2. (more...)
Americans urged to leave North Korea before travel ban begins Americans urged to leave North Korea before travel ban begins
- August 03, 2017

USA wants North Korea dialogue at some point: Rex Tillerson . Professional reporters, representatives of the International Committee of the Red Cross or the American Red Cross travelling on official missions, those travelling to North Korea for "compelling humanitarian considerations" and those whose requests are "in the national interest" may ask for a special validation of their passports in order to travel to the country, the State Department said. (more...)
Calling Trump: Remove Congress' illegal exemption from Obamacare now Calling Trump: Remove Congress' illegal exemption from Obamacare now
- August 03, 2017

Because the Affordable Care Act prevents insurance companies from denying people coverage because of pre-existing conditions or from charging them more when they become sick, the insurance pool in most places has skewed toward those with high medical expenses. (more...)
IT sleuths search Karnataka minister's house, resort suite in Bengaluru
- August 03, 2017

A day after the Income Tax department recovered Rs 10 crore cash during raids conducted at premises linked to Karnataka Congress minister DK Shivakumar, searches are still continuing at the leader's Safdarjung residence in Delhi, reported ANI. (more...)
Big setback for Congress as Supreme Court rejects party's NOTA plea
- August 03, 2017

The Election Commission had refused to review its decision to have NOTA, saying it was not a "new direction" and was introduced in 2014. The Congress alleges that NOTA, which will be available for the first time in a Rajya Sabha election, is an attempt to influence the result in Gujarat. (more...)
President Trump signs sanctions against Russia President Trump signs sanctions against Russia
- August 03, 2017

Trump reluctantly signed off on the new sanctions Wednesday, bowing to domestic pressure after the White House failed to scupper the bill or water it down. The legislation also prevents the president from easing those sanctions without congressional approval. "The Department of State has determined that the serious risk to United States nationals of arrest and long-term detention represents imminent danger to the physical safety of United States nationals travelling to and within the ... (more...)
Michelle Carter could get 20-year prison term at Thursday sentencing Michelle Carter could get 20-year prison term at Thursday sentencing
- August 03, 2017

Roy, who was 18, died from carbon monoxide poisoning in his truck in a Fairhaven parking lot. When issuing the verdict several months ago, Judge Lawrence Moniz said Carter had a legal obligation to call for help when she realized Roy was in danger, but instead "admitted in subsequent texts that she did nothing". (more...)
Rajya Sabha polls will have the Nota option
- August 03, 2017

In Bengaluru the Congress workers staged dharna in front of Mahatma Gandhi bust and aired slogans against BJP. Along with Shivakumar's houses, properties belonging to his Member of Parliament brother D.K. When asked about the MLAs' return from Bengaluru , he said, "they will certainly return to celebrate Rakshabandhan festival".Solanki said that there is a possibility of two BJP Rajya Sabha candidates - Amit Shah and Balwant Singh - winning the elections. (more...)
BJP using muscle, money, Modi to influence RS poll: Congress
- August 03, 2017

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley rejected charges of political motives behind the searches and said these had nothing to do with the Congress legislators' stay at the Bengaluru resort and developments in Gujarat . A "good amount" of jewellery has also been recovered from a teacher's locker in a college in Bengaluru , the official said, claiming the locker is in the name of a relative of Shivakumar. (more...)
Starting in September, Americans will be banned from traveling to North Korea
- August 03, 2017

But, he said, North Korea continues to present an " unacceptable threat " to the United States, which forces Washington to respond. "We don't think having a dialogue where the North Koreans come to the table assuming they're going to maintain their nuclear weapons is productive", he warned . (more...)
After Karnataka minister's residence, IT dept now raids his in-law's home After Karnataka minister's residence, IT dept now raids his in-law's home
- August 03, 2017

Ramesh in a statement here. The Congress alleged political vendetta by the BJP-led NDA government and forced repeated adjournments of the Rajya Sabha which wound up business much ahead of schedule because of continued slogan shouting by Congress MPs in the House. (more...)
Manipur CM Urges Modi to Figure out a Permanent Flood Solution Manipur CM Urges Modi to Figure out a Permanent Flood Solution
- August 03, 2017

During the visit, Modi chaired a series of high-level meetings to review the flood situation and relief operations. "The Rs. 250 crore announced today was in addition to the amount released in June". Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal presented Rs 3,888.09 crore loss due to the latest wave of flood in the state toModi. He further said that the Red Cross units of Assam, Manipur and Gujarat through their volunteers have also initiated immediate response by providing relief supplies to the ... (more...)
Flash Flood warning issued for Imperial County Flash Flood warning issued for Imperial County
- August 03, 2017

The warning isn't atypical, but the weather conditions have pushed the thunder farther inland than usual. A flash flood watch means conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding, according to the National Weather Service . The flash flood watch covers Santa Clarita and San Gabriel valleys, he added. Heavy downpours from thunderstorms could bring up to an inch of rain to the valleys and interior desert regions. (more...)
Juncker: US should implement Russian Federation sanctions only after European Union consultation Juncker: US should implement Russian Federation sanctions only after European Union consultation
- August 03, 2017

The law also limits the U.S. president's ability to ease any sanctions on Russian Federation by requiring Congress' approval to lift any restrictions. President Trump signed the sanctions that were overwhelmingly support by congress, but he did it with reservations. "The European Union should jointly react to the unilateral sanctions and follow the European interests", Kurz said on Twitter. (more...)
SMU group unhappy over 9/11 memorial relocation SMU group unhappy over 9/11 memorial relocation
- August 03, 2017

Reasonable limitations may be placed on the time, place and manner of such expression activities in order to serve the interest of health and safety, prevent interference in the conduct of University business, and protect against the infringement of the rights of others. (more...)
Duterte approves validity extension of passports and drivers' licenses Duterte approves validity extension of passports and drivers' licenses
- August 03, 2017

Former President and Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo said she was elated that extending the passport validity had been signed by President Duterte. Also on August 2, the President approved RA 10929, or "An Act Establishing the Free Internet Access Program in Public Places in the Country and Appropriating Funds therefor". (more...)
Anthony Scaramucci Thinks He Was Misunderstood. Now He Wants to Explain Anthony Scaramucci Thinks He Was Misunderstood. Now He Wants to Explain
- August 03, 2017

He said that he took the stories as "an attack" because he knew rumors were already swirling about his relationship with Guilfoyle. Scaramucci said this is an unfair characterization of events. Stephen Colbert said on Late Show , "You know what they say, 'Out of with the old, in with the new, out with the new", before questioning a report suggesting that new White House chief of staff John Kelly fired Scaramucci because he wanted "more structure, less Game of Thrones ". (more...)
Stephen Colbert channels Queen to bid farewell to Anthony Scaramucci
- August 03, 2017

How tall is Anthony Scaramucci? Following his departure from the White House after less than 11 days as communications director, Scaramucci will be hosting an online event on Friday where he will address the American people directly. " The Mooch lasted as communications director for only 10 days. 10!" Mr Lizza categorically disputes that, saying: "We are not and have never been "old family friends" though I think our fathers knew each other, so maybe that's what he's talking about". (more...)
Four arrested as Australian airport terror plot foiled Four arrested as Australian airport terror plot foiled
- August 03, 2017

One of four men held in Australia over an alleged plot to blow up a plane has been released without charge, police said on Wednesday, with his lawyer calling it "a tough few days". Two theories have emerged about the alleged plot, with the men reportedly planning to either smuggle a bomb onto a plan inside a meat grinder, or use a poisonous gas. (more...)
USA detects 'unprecedented' submarine activity in North Korean waters USA detects 'unprecedented' submarine activity in North Korean waters
- August 03, 2017

He said the North Korean problem is not China's fault, but China must help create conditions for productive talks. The shipyard is in Sinpo, a port city on the east coast where the North had previously conducted tests of submarine-launched ballistic missiles. (more...)