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Israeli Man in Critical Condition After Fighting Off Palestinian Terrorist Israeli Man in Critical Condition After Fighting Off Palestinian Terrorist
- August 03, 2017

We've got more newsletters we think you'll find interesting. Israel's army claimed that the checkpoint had been inactive since Friday due to the al-Aqsa crisis, however Palestinians saw the closure as a retaliation to the downgraded security ties. (more...)
Iran's Hassan Rouhani sworn in as president for second term
- August 03, 2017

Describing the USA as the most aggressive state in the world, Ayatollah Khamenei called on the administration to show strength and steadfastness in the face of such regimes. "Iranian officials have succeeded to work with world despite enemy's efforts", Ayatollah Khamenei said, adding that officials must never neglect enemy's efforts against the country. (more...)
SC Imposes 100% Penalty on Mining Companies Without Forest Clearance SC Imposes 100% Penalty on Mining Companies Without Forest Clearance
- August 03, 2017

It said all miners, which did not have environment or forest clearance, would have to pay 100% as damages under the provision of the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Act. "Lessees in the districts of Keonjhar, Sundergarh and Mayurbhanj in Odisha have rapaciously mined iron ore and manganese ore, apparently destroyed environment and forests and perhaps caused untold misery to tribals in the area". (more...)
Hilton Worldwide Holdings (HLT) Earns Coverage Optimism Rating of
- August 03, 2017

Lastly, Argus initiated coverage on stocks of Hilton Worldwide Holdings in a note on Mon, Jun 5th. Its portfolio of brand names consists of Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Inn, Homewood Suites by Hilton and Home2 Suites by Hilton and timeshare properties under the Hilton Grand Vacations brand. (more...)
The Fresenius Medical Care Corporation (FMS) Position Maintained by Searle & CO
- August 03, 2017

Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co set a €106.40 ($125.18) price objective on Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. Level Four Advisory Services LLC now owns 11,434 shares of the company's stock valued at $478,000 after buying an additional 58 shares during the period. (more...)
SA Hostage in Mali Released SA Hostage in Mali Released
- August 03, 2017

Gift of the Givers reportedly dispatched a hostage negotiator to Mali to push for McGown's release in July 2015. "He was just a tourist in Timbuktu". The video showed six foreign hostages shortly before French President Emmanuel Macron arrived for an anti-terror summit. "It's all been said in previous videos I've made". (more...)
Pakistan, India conclude water talks in Washington Pakistan, India conclude water talks in Washington
- August 03, 2017

Pakistan has been protesting over the design and construction of two projects - the 330 MW Kishanganga hydroelectric project and the 850 MW Ratle hydroelectric project - on the tributaries of the Indus in Jammu and Kashmir. After a hiatus of two years and "water war threats" from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Pakistan and India in March resumed talks over water issues with Islamabad welcoming the development but vowing to defend its rights with "full zeal and vigour". (more...)
IT recovers Rs 5 cr from Karnataka minister's house in Delhi
- August 03, 2017

Officials said that Shivakumar's aide and his driver have been detained for questioning. He said the raids were significant considering its timing and the venue, particularly when Congress MLAs of Gujarat are present in the resort. The leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge said that it is not correct to fool the people of the nation while adding that the BJP might use any tactic but will not be able to defeat Ahmed Patel. (more...)
RS polls will have NOTA option: SC rejects Congress plea
- August 03, 2017

The apex court however, agreed to examine constitutional validity of Election Commission's notification to give an option of NOTA in elections. The instructions were issued by the EC in October 2013 of providing NOTA as an option on the ballot after the name of the last candidate, whereas in January 2014 EC issued directions that the option of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation shall be applicable in the elections to the Rajya Sabha. (more...)
Key Jeremy Corbyn ally criticises USA for imposing sanctions on Venezuela Key Jeremy Corbyn ally criticises USA for imposing sanctions on Venezuela
- August 03, 2017

Mr Corbyn remains under intense pressure to personally condemn Mr Maduro after the South American leader appeared to crackdown on his enemies after a widely disputed vote which gave his ruling socialist party sweeping new powers, prompting widespread worldwide outcry. (more...)
Kerala Govt extends help to Islamist leader on home visit Kerala Govt extends help to Islamist leader on home visit
- August 03, 2017

The Karnataka Police had not demanded such huge security fees then. "And the government has to give salary to the police", the court said. Madani's bail applications to meet his parents and attend his son's wedding were granted by the NIA Court in Bengaluru and the Supreme Court. (more...)
North Atlantic Treaty Organisation intercepts Russian jets near Estonian airspace North Atlantic Treaty Organisation intercepts Russian jets near Estonian airspace
- August 03, 2017

In different incidents, Latvia's armed forces reported observing two Russian Su-34 fighter jets, two Su-27 fighters, two MiG-31 fighters and one An-26 cargo jet, announcing it on Twitter . "In handing over the intercept to the Finnish jets, the Spanish jets accidentally entered Finnish airspace", North Atlantic Treaty Organisation spokesman Dylan P. (more...)
Russian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Blasts US Embassy in Moscow Russian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Blasts US Embassy in Moscow
- August 03, 2017

The new USA sanctions on Russian Federation were overwhelmingly approved by both houses of Congress despite objections from the White House. But it's easy to see why Putin might have thought President Trump in the end would forgive Russian interference in the race for the White House - which USA intelligence agencies described as "a significant escalation in directness, level of activity, and scope of effort compared to previous operations aimed at US elections". (more...)
Caught on camera: Angry customers trash Chick-fil-A restaurant Caught on camera: Angry customers trash Chick-fil-A restaurant
- August 03, 2017

She said the women were hitting the doors, then entered the store through another door that was unlocked. Cell phone video of the scene shows two women yelling at Chick-fil-A employees July 31. A worker - presumably the manager - later tells the women that their brother had already received a complete refund in cash. Once the woman is out of frame, she also appears to throw something across the restaurant. (more...)
Officers identified in Houston County shooting incident Officers identified in Houston County shooting incident
- August 03, 2017

The two men are accused of shooting at two La Crescent Police officers during a traffic stop south of La Crescent early Monday morning. According to the complaint, on July 31 La Crescent police stopped a vehicle on Highway 16 near Miller's Corner for speeding. (more...)
Senators React to John McCain Voting to Defeat the Obamacare Repeal Senators React to John McCain Voting to Defeat the Obamacare Repeal
- August 03, 2017

If Republicans loved this country as they should instead of thinking only of themselves, they would be in the process of impeaching the worst president in history. But in 2009, the Affordable Care Act went through a bipartisan Senate committee. "And I don't think they should be bereft of healthcare", Hatch said. (more...)
Scaramucci out as White House communications director Scaramucci out as White House communications director
- August 03, 2017

The statement about Scaramucci's departure used the same "clean slate" language that departing press secretary Sean Spicer used to describe his reason for resigning on July 21 - the day Trump brought Scaramucci aboard. On how he would deal with rising tensions with North Korea, Trump said only: "It will be handled". "To the extent that we can do more and do it more quickly in the disruptive fashion in which we're accustomed to with Donald J. (more...)
Lazio Knock Back Birmingham Loan Offer For Ravel Morrison But Talks Continue
- August 03, 2017

After his initial offer was rejected, Redknapp is set to return with an improved bid for Flint before this weekend's clash with Ipswich Town. The BBC reports that the Robins received a joint £4m offer, believed to be from Birmingham City , for the duo - which Johnson described as "derisory". (more...)
Trump Signs Bill For Russia Sanctions, Boasts Trump Signs Bill For Russia Sanctions, Boasts
- August 03, 2017

Earlier, Mr Trump also signed new sanctions against Russian Federation into law. The vote in Congress, 98-2 in the Senate and 419-3 in the House, were strong signs that lawmakers do not trust Trump to stand up to Russian President Vladimir Putin, whom Trump has repeatedly praised, amid the widening federal investigation into possible coordination past year between his presidential campaign and Moscow. (more...)
Shurhozelie Liezietsu, former Nagaland chief minister, wins assembly bypoll Shurhozelie Liezietsu, former Nagaland chief minister, wins assembly bypoll
- August 03, 2017

While Liezietsu polled 8,026 votes, his only rival independent opponent Kekhrie Yhome got 4,558 votes. "I am thankful to the voters who continued to support me", Liezietsu, who is now elected to Nagaland assembly, told IANS. The members of the legislature party have also asked chief minister to inform the Election Commission about the factual situation in the NPF. "We have issued last and final "calling notice" asking all the dissident NPF MLAs, who have defied the party whip during the ... (more...)
Focusing The Bull-Eye on Shares JB Hi-Fi Ltd
- August 03, 2017

The next couple of weeks may be the ideal time for investors to put the pedal down and try to develop a strategy that will beat the market over the next quarter. In general, and ADX value from 0-25 would represent an absent or weak trend. Investors may be watching other technical indicators such as the Williams Percent Range or Williams %R. (more...)
Narendra Modi calls Pranab Mukherjee 'father figure', hails his 'wisdom' Narendra Modi calls Pranab Mukherjee 'father figure', hails his 'wisdom'
- August 03, 2017

The Indian PM paid tribute to Mukherjee's "simplicity, high principles and exemplary leadership" and expressed his "profound admiration and gratitude". In the letter, Modi said Mukherjee's extensive knowledge of policy, politics and external affairs constantly helped his government. "Your wisdom, guidance and personal warmth have given me greater confidence and strength", the Prime Minister writes. (more...)
Italian Coast Guard stops migrant rescue ship for checks Italian Coast Guard stops migrant rescue ship for checks
- August 03, 2017

Jugend Rettet says on its website it started patrolling the Mediterranean in July 2016 and has rescued 6,526 people in its first year of action. Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni said last week that the naval mission was being organized following a request from Fayez al-Sarraj, the head of conflict-torn Libya's United Nations -backed unity government. (more...)
London doctor Manish Shah charged with 118 sex offences London doctor Manish Shah charged with 118 sex offences
- August 03, 2017

The charges levied against the accused include one count of sexual assault on a 13 year old under age child. The Met Police, who began to investigate accusations against Shah four years ago, said he will face court with 65 counts of sexual assault by penetration and 52 sexual assault allegations. (more...)
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...)