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Mohammed Shami escapes with minor injuries in road accident near Dehradun Mohammed Shami escapes with minor injuries in road accident near Dehradun
- March 25, 2018

According to police sources, the incident took place at 6:30 AM, when Shami was travelling to Delhi with Umesh Jay Kumar. "Prayers for you", tweeted Ravi Ashwin for Mohammed Shami on Sunday. "She has assured me of all support". The accident took place after his vehicle hit a truck. With Shami being cleared of the charges, the Committee of Administrators (CoA) offered a Grade "B" annual retainership contract to the fast bowler, giving him a pocket sum of Rs 3 crore as his annual retainer ... (more...)
Jack Wilshere ruled out of England's friendly with Italy at Wembley Jack Wilshere ruled out of England's friendly with Italy at Wembley
- March 25, 2018

The Arsenal midfielder was ruled out of Friday's win over Netherlands after suffering discomfort in his knee during training with the Three Lions. After winning his place back in the Arsenal midfield following a season-long loan spell at Bournemouth last season, Wilshere was expected to make Southgate's 23-man squad for this summer's tournament in Russian Federation, but is running out of time to impress and prove his fitness. (more...)
GlaxoSmithKline plc (ADR) (GSK) Stock Is Heading Higher Today GlaxoSmithKline plc (ADR) (GSK) Stock Is Heading Higher Today
- March 24, 2018

On Thursday, August 20 the stock rating was maintained by N+1 Singer with "Buy". The firm now has a GBX 1400.00 price target on the stock. The company was maintained on Thursday, January 14 by Jefferies. Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC grew its holdings in GlaxoSmithKline by 7.3% during the third quarter. Carnegie Capital Asset Management Llc bought 2,050 shares as the company's stock rose 13.58% with the market. (more...)
Sister of a slain Indian blames on Harjit Sister of a slain Indian blames on Harjit
- March 24, 2018

Forty Indians were captured by the militants, though one man managed to escape. "They (the officers who dealt with me in protective custody) lured me with the promise of a job and told me to say that the others were not dead. Harjit Masih , the only Indian survivor, has long said that the rest of the group had been killed. Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh tweeted , "Shattered at the heart-wrenching news. (more...)
AbbVie Inc Stock Dives on Lung Cancer Drug Results
- March 24, 2018

BTIG Research maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, July 27 report . Now the analysts who cover the company rated it a consensus rating score of 2.8. For shareholders, given the total diluted outstanding shares of 1.6 billion, this means overall earnings per share of 0.03. 132 funds opened positions while 462 raised stakes. (more...)
Trump reverses threat to shut down United States government Trump reverses threat to shut down United States government
- March 24, 2018

It's only hours old". Boxer said, "I can tell you, serving with five presidents , three Republicans and two Democrats, this was unprecedented to see a president ramble all over the place and basically use this moment, when frankly Democrats and Republicans did come together-whether you like this or not, the final product, they came together". (more...)
Trader's Portfolio of Effective Stock: Apple Inc. (AAPL) Trader's Portfolio of Effective Stock: Apple Inc. (AAPL)
- March 24, 2018

About 41.03M shares traded or 11.76% up from the average. Shire plc (NASDAQ:SHPG) has risen 4.69% since March 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 55.32% the S&P500. Corporate investors have 63.20% stake in the business as Beta Factor, which is commonly used to evaluate perils of the safety measures, was 1.21. Mufg Americas Holdings Corp sold 31,951 shares as the company's stock rose 12.78% with the market. (more...)
Russian Federation poses threat to all of Europe, says British PM Russian Federation poses threat to all of Europe, says British PM
- March 24, 2018

Prime Minister May's Brussels visits nowadays (she went there on Thursday to attend a European Council summit) are more linked up with Brexit where nationalism outsmarts internationalism. However, emphasis is being placed by the official on curbing the Kremlin's capacity to do harm, rather than escalating conflict. Addressing fellow EU leaders at the European Council summit in Brussels, Mrs May will express her appreciation of the solidarity shown by allies across the world who have backed ... (more...)
Recall Issued for Kidde Dual-Sensor Smoke Alarm Models Recall Issued for Kidde Dual-Sensor Smoke Alarm Models
- March 24, 2018

They say smoke alarms are the best tool for early notification in the event of a fire, and everyone should check their smoke alarms to ensure they are working properly and are not part of the listed recall . The alarms were sold at Menards, The Home Depot, Walmart and other department, home and hardware stores nationwide and at Amazon.com, ShopKidde.com and other websites from September 2016 through January 2018. (more...)
Poland vs Nigeria: Fake Super Eagles jerseys in circulation -NFF Poland vs Nigeria: Fake Super Eagles jerseys in circulation -NFF
- March 24, 2018

Nike unveiled the jerseys Nigeria will wear at this year's World Cup last month at a ceremony in London, UK. The victory follows a 4-2 win over three-time world champions, Argentina , in Russian Federation last November- a game that was played after Nigeria qualified for their 6th appearance at the global competition. (more...)
Dapchi Girls' Release Signifies Nigeria's Commitment To Security Of Nigerians-President Buhari Dapchi Girls' Release Signifies Nigeria's Commitment To Security Of Nigerians-President Buhari
- March 24, 2018

Boko Haram released most of the 110 schoolgirls kidnapped last month to their hometown in Yobe State on Wednesday. Though some critics of the Buhari-led administration say that the government had given something in return for the girls' release, the Minister of Information and Culture, Mr. (more...)
March against gun violence gains philanthropic help March against gun violence gains philanthropic help
- March 24, 2018

Other students of Stoneman Douglas who are activists in the #NeverAgain moments, including Hogg, Emma Gonzalez, Alex Wind, Jaclyn Corin, Ryan Deitsch and Cameron Kasky, also discussed how Black communities are disproportionately affected by gun violence, yet are not given as much attention. (more...)
INX Media corruption case: Delhi High Court grants bail to Karti Chidambaram INX Media corruption case: Delhi High Court grants bail to Karti Chidambaram
- March 24, 2018

September 22: CBI tells Supreme Court that Karti was prevented from travelling overseas as he was allegedly closing several of his foreign bank accounts. Following Supreme Court's order, Karti Chidambaram can not be arrested until March 26 by the Enforcement Directorate (ED). His judicial custody was due to expire on 24th March. (more...)
Mark Zuckerberg acknowledges 'mistakes' made in privacy scandal Mark Zuckerberg acknowledges 'mistakes' made in privacy scandal
- March 24, 2018

These include the pivotal 2016 Brexit vote and the election of Donald Trump as president of the US. He states that the data breach originated from a personality quiz made by a Cambridge University researcher called Aleksandr Kogan back in 2013, paying around 300,000 people to share their data. (more...)
Breakthrough in US-Russia ties long way off, says Kremlin Breakthrough in US-Russia ties long way off, says Kremlin
- March 24, 2018

Putin and Trump agreed on the need to work together to avoid a possible arms race, the Kremlin said, adding: "Special attention was devoted to working through the question of a possible high-level meeting". Skripal and his daughter have been in hospital in critical condition since March 4. Russian Federation has repeatedly denied any involvement in the attack, and in a reciprocal gesture, expelled 23 British diplomats as well as closing the British Council in Russian Federation. (more...)
Arrest Made in Burglary of Rob Gronkowski's Home During Super Bowl Arrest Made in Burglary of Rob Gronkowski's Home During Super Bowl
- March 24, 2018

He is being charged with breaking and entering during the nighttime, malicious destruction of property and two counts of receiving stolen property. Police in MA have arrested a man in connection with a burglary at New England Patriots player Rob Gronkowski's home while he was at the Super Bowl. (more...)
The yearly cost of Alzheimer's? $277 billion The yearly cost of Alzheimer's? $277 billion
- March 24, 2018

And, if no new treatments are found, that number could hit 13.8 million by 2050, according to the new report on Alzheimer's disease facts and figures , published online March 20 by the Alzheimer's Association. Biological markers, or biomarkers, "will be critical to improving disease diagnosis and researching treatments that may prevent or delay the onset of clinical symptoms, such as memory loss, confusion, and difficulties carrying out routine day-to-day tasks", according to information ... (more...)
Grilled meat could be raising the risk of hypertension finds study Grilled meat could be raising the risk of hypertension finds study
- March 24, 2018

Wylie-Rosett is the head of Health Promotion and Nutrition Research at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. 15 percent higher in those who prefer their food well done, compared with those who prefer rarer meats. Researchers advise people to avoid high-temperature cooking, if possible. They also found that people who preferred their food well done were even more likely to develop high blood pressure compared with those who prefer rarer meats. (more...)
Rick Saccone concedes Pennsylvania US House race to Conor Lamb Rick Saccone concedes Pennsylvania US House race to Conor Lamb
- March 24, 2018

Lamb, conceding the race in the Pennsylvania 18th Congressional District and congratulating him on his victory", Saccone said in a statement according to the Post-Gazette . More significant than the seat itself, which Lamb will occupy only until January, is the tone the result sets for Democrats nationwide. Allegheny County had expected to hear ballot challenges on Friday and certify results next week. (more...)
Reasons Why, Season 2 Will Issue a Warning Before Each Episode Reasons Why, Season 2 Will Issue a Warning Before Each Episode
- March 24, 2018

Now a new minute-long video has replaced the original " viewer warning card" that was displayed at the beginning of the first episode, with members of the cast addressing the hard issues that the show touches on. The show released an exclusive video Thursday of Prentice reading a letter from a fan, who also happens to be a sexual assault survivor. The study found 74 to 80 percent of teens and young adults asked agreed that the issues they saw in 13 Reasons Why reflected issues ... (more...)
Sonia Gandhi fallen ill in Shimla, taken to Delhi at midnight Sonia Gandhi fallen ill in Shimla, taken to Delhi at midnight
- March 24, 2018

The Congress leader had a brief stop at Panchkula on her way to Delhi, Dr Chand said. UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi, who was in Shimla on a private visit along with her daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, was rushed to Chandigarh late last night following health complications. (more...)
Alonso expects a 'very strong McLaren' by second half of 2018 Alonso expects a 'very strong McLaren' by second half of 2018
- March 23, 2018

But then we have Red Bull, we have Ferrari and definitely McLaren has to be the next team on that order'. While Eric Boullier claims the numerous technical issues, including overheating, a sub-standard battery and errant wheelnut have been "addressed", Alonso is a little more bullish, insisting the auto is 100% ready for the season opener. (more...)
Anna Hazare to start indefinite hunger strike today Anna Hazare to start indefinite hunger strike today
- March 23, 2018

Hazare is demanding the setting up of the Lokpal at the Centre and Lokayuktas in the states to combat corruption, and the implementation of the Swaminathan Commission report, to address the concerns of farmers. Hazare has turned down last-minute overtures from ministers in Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis's government in Maharashtra to call off his hunger strike. (more...)
SC directs Jaypee to deposit Rs 200 crore in registry in… SC directs Jaypee to deposit Rs 200 crore in registry in…
- March 23, 2018

JAL argued that they should not be asked to deposit any further amount. It may be noted that the amount would be distributed among the home buyers seeking refund on pro rata basis. It has also sought (or received) occupation certificates for 13,500 flats in 2017-18. The court was hearing a public interest litigation case filed by Delhi-based Chitra Sharma along with 23 other home buyers through their lawyer Ashwarya Sinha. (more...)
'Encourage flu vaccine uptake to prevent heart attack', study advises 'Encourage flu vaccine uptake to prevent heart attack', study advises
- March 23, 2018

This year's flu season also marked the 100th anniversary of the Spanish Flu, which killed roughly 50 million people in 1918. The total of flu-related deaths extended its modern-day record to 328. Lead researcher Dr Charlotte Warren-Gash, associate professor of epidemiology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, said: 'For most young, healthy people, the risk of heart attacks and strokes occurring after a respiratory infection is low. (more...)
Male birth control pill could be around the corner Male birth control pill could be around the corner
- March 23, 2018

At the highest dose tested, 400mg, there was "marked suppression" of the hormones required for sperm production, said the study's senior investigator and professor of medicine at the University of Washington, Dr Stephanie Page. It must be taken with food, however, to be effective. As this was a trial experiment, however, longer-term studies are now underway to confirm the results. (more...)
Twitter failing to respect women's rights online, says Amnesty Twitter failing to respect women's rights online, says Amnesty
- March 22, 2018

From sexist comments and racism, to death and rape threats, Amnesty International urges Twitter users to " Tell Twitter's CEO Jack Dorsey that he must clean up #ToxicTwitter, making sure it's a safe space for women by enforcing its rules on hateful conduct and abuse". (more...)
Students protest for permanent jobs in the Railways, Fadnavis holds talks Students protest for permanent jobs in the Railways, Fadnavis holds talks
- March 22, 2018

The protesters allegedly also threw stones at the local trains . The protests were carried out by activists of the All India Act Apprentice Association (AAAAA). "Apprentices can apply against this notification and Special Examination will shortly be held for apprentices who have done training in Railway Workshops under the Apprentices Act", the spokesperson said. (more...)
Treatment: Trump's plan to battle opioids needs scrutiny Treatment: Trump's plan to battle opioids needs scrutiny
- March 21, 2018

Donald argues that if one person can get the death penalty or life in prison for shooting one person, then a drug dealer who potentially kills thousands should get the same punishment. "It's possible. and I can understand it", he said. "So we need a path forward that gives them a menu of services that can choose that will work for them", said Alexis Pleus, Truth Pharm Founder. (more...)
Snow to intensify, cause issues during the morning commute Snow to intensify, cause issues during the morning commute
- March 21, 2018

Snowfall outside of Charlottesville in areas to the east and west could accumulate as much as 7 inches. Snow level radars at Chico and Colfax indicate the snow level remains above 8000 feet. You can catch the forecast on ABC 27 News starting at 5:00 each weekday morning, as well as ABC 27 News at Noon. Thunderstorms possible again Thursday in the dry slot behind the front. (more...)