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Senate Summons Finance, Defense Ministers Over Purchase Of Helicopters Senate Summons Finance, Defense Ministers Over Purchase Of Helicopters
- April 18, 2018

The post Kemi Adeosun, Godwin Emiefele and Mansur Dan-Ali has been summoned by the Senate over the alleged withdrawal of $462 million from the federation account without approval of the national assembly . The provision states: "No money shall be withdrawn from the consolidated revenue fund of the federation except to meet expenditure that is charged upon the fund by the constitution or when the issue of those monies has been authorized by an appropriation act, supplementary appropriation act ... (more...)
Canada recalls diplomats' families from Cuba amid reports of mysterious illness Canada recalls diplomats' families from Cuba amid reports of mysterious illness
- April 18, 2018

Canada is ordering family members of diplomats stationed in Cuba to return home after they started experiencing mysterious health symptoms - just months after the U.S. While the incidents remain a mystery, State Department officials who testified said they believe Cuba has clearer information about who is behind what they classified as "attacks" on USA diplomats working on the communist-run island. (more...)
Relay for Life needs your help Relay for Life needs your help
- April 18, 2018

Founded by Dr. Gordy Klatt in Washington in 1985, the Relay For Life movement unites communities across the globe to celebrate people who have been touched by cancer, remember loved ones lost, and take action for lifesaving change. A total 93 percent of the money raised will help the American Cancer Society provide free information and support for people facing the disease today and fund continuous cancer research that will help protect future generations from all types of cancer. (more...)
Hairdresser who deliberately infected men with HIV gets life sentence Hairdresser who deliberately infected men with HIV gets life sentence
- April 18, 2018

The court was silent, and 27-year-old Rowe sat motionless, as the verdicts were announced just before 4pm. According to court records and testimony, he infected at least five people and attempted to infect 10 in total. "This was a deliberate campaign to infect multiple men with a serious life-threatening and life-changing disease such that it falls outside the sentences envisaged by the (sentencing) guidelines". (more...)
Residents in six Kentucky counties urged to get Hepatitis A vaccine Residents in six Kentucky counties urged to get Hepatitis A vaccine
- April 18, 2018

The Wednesday addition will offer free testing for hepatitis C and HIV by AVOL, along with on-site referrals to recovery programs from Bluegrass.org. "Adding the hours, including later hours, will give more people a chance to use the exchange", Hall said. (more...)
Bill Gates warns Commonwealth leaders the fight against malaria could 'go backwards' Bill Gates warns Commonwealth leaders the fight against malaria could 'go backwards'
- April 18, 2018

The Malaria Summit is being held to galvanise renewed action on the disease as progress has stalled. Business Wire IndiaToday, the global malaria community will urge Commonwealth leaders to make a game-changing commitment to halve malaria across the Commonwealth within the next five years. (more...)
Surat rape victim not from Odisha Surat rape victim not from Odisha
- April 18, 2018

Few days back, a similar case of Kathua rape and murder came from Surat , where a body of minor was found with as many as 86 injury marks n a field at Pandesara in Surat city limits. Her photograph has been pasted east-bound trains. The police thought there was a possibility that she might be the daughter of a migrant family from Bengal or Odisha who flock to work in the diamond city. (more...)
Icici Bank Ltd (IBN) Is It Worthy for Investors? Icici Bank Ltd (IBN) Is It Worthy for Investors?
- April 18, 2018

FBR Capital has "Outperform" rating and $37 target. As per Tuesday, June 28, the company rating was upgraded by Bank of America. H.C. Wainwright has "Buy" rating and $2600 target. United Capital Financial Advisers LLC now owns 17,161 shares of the company's stock valued at $129,000 after buying an additional 3,392 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
No objection to hand over Kathua case to CBI: Jitendra Singh No objection to hand over Kathua case to CBI: Jitendra Singh
- April 18, 2018

He also demanded the narcotics test of the accused. According to the chargesheets filed by the Crime Branch, the abduction, rape and killing of the girl was part of a carefully planned strategy to remove the minority, nomadic community from the area. (more...)
Global leaders seek to reignite fight against deadly malaria Global leaders seek to reignite fight against deadly malaria
- April 18, 2018

For the first time in 10 years, malaria cases are no longer falling . Not only has progress stalled but in some countries the trend has reversed. Six out of 10 malaria cases globally occur in Commonwealth countries. Pharma company GSK has pledged £175m in research and development on top of existing funding that includes work to implement the world's first malaria vaccine, due to be piloted in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi later this year . (more...)
National Football League to release Rams' regular season schedule on Thursday National Football League to release Rams' regular season schedule on Thursday
- April 18, 2018

From a Pittsburgh Steelers point of view, there are really two questions when it comes to the schedule. There's no word on other potential Chiefs games but the team was given six primetime games last season. It includes 6 games against playoff teams from a year ago. Rather, the drama in the National Football League schedule release comes in seeing when each game takes place, how many times each team is scheduled to lay in prime time and how soon rivals get to square off. (more...)
Mumbai lensman Danish Siddiqui wins Pulitzer award Mumbai lensman Danish Siddiqui wins Pulitzer award
- April 18, 2018

Smoke is seen on the Myanmar border as Rohingya refugees walk on the shore after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border by boat (Reuters photo by Danish Siddiqui that was part of series that won Pulitzer for feature photography ) The latest crackdown by authorities and Buddhist civilians against the Rohingya population in Myanmar's Rakhine state has created a mass exodus of over 600,000 Rohingya children, women and men who fled their homes at the end of 2017. (more...)
Elections: Buhari appoints Keyamo as Presidential Campaign spokesperson Elections: Buhari appoints Keyamo as Presidential Campaign spokesperson
- April 18, 2018

The position comes in a reaction by the APC National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi , to the appointment of Festus Keyamo as the Director, Strategic Communications for Buhari's 2019 presidential campaigns , which means Keyamo would be the official spokesperson for the 2019 Buhari presidential campaigns. (more...)
Police arrest Michael Roque in connection with BU stabbing Police arrest Michael Roque in connection with BU stabbing
- April 18, 2018

Police took Roque into custody after university officials on Monday released surveillance photos of the suspect, his head covered by a hoodie. An worldwide manhunt is underway for the man that authorities suspect killed a 22-year-old Westbury woman last week in her home near Binghamton University, where she was a nursing student, police said. (more...)
F1 aims for flat-out racing with Gas Limitation rise in 2019 F1 aims for flat-out racing with Gas Limitation rise in 2019
- April 18, 2018

The fuel increase, it said in a statement, would be sufficient to allow drivers "to use the engine at full power at all times". The Strategy Group, led by FIA president Jean Todt and F1 CEO Chase Carey, decided on three major changes, two related to the cars' weight and one to the safety of the drivers. (more...)
Caso Marielle: Jungmann confirma investigação sobre crime de milícias Caso Marielle: Jungmann confirma investigação sobre crime de milícias
- April 18, 2018

O maior evento previsto será no Rio de Janeiro, onde manifestantes vão caminhar dos Arcos da Lapa ao bairro Estácio, local onde o crime aconteceu. Jungmann aproveitou para lembrar o andamento de investigações de assassinatos que causaram grande comoção popular, como o do pedreiro Amarildo Souza, em 2013 e da juíza Patrícia Accioli, em 2011, que levaram, respectivamente, 90 e 60 dias para serem solucionados. (more...)
Hepatitis A found in worker at Buffalo Wild Wings in Warren Hepatitis A found in worker at Buffalo Wild Wings in Warren
- April 18, 2018

The Health Department also recommends a hepatitis A vaccine for previously unvaccinated persons who consumed food at the restaurant between March 24 and April 9, 2018. These symptoms can start anywhere from 15 to 50 days after exposure. Vaccination can prevent hepatitis A if given within 14 days after potential exposure. (more...)
U.S. suggests Russia, Syria may tamper with Douma evidence, Moscow denies it U.S. suggests Russia, Syria may tamper with Douma evidence, Moscow denies it
- April 18, 2018

The military action has sparked sharp backlash against British Prime Minister Theresa May , who is being denounced for carrying out the airstrikes without parliamentary approval . The two officials said the administration had no plans to announce Syria-related sanctions on Russia this week, although they noted that two entities were hit with such penalties last month in a largely overlooked portion of a sanctions package that dealt mainly with Russian interference in the 2016 ... (more...)
Blue Jackets top Capitals in OT, take 2-0 series lead Blue Jackets top Capitals in OT, take 2-0 series lead
- April 18, 2018

The Capitals appeared to go ahead 2-0 on a Brett Connolly goal a few minutes later, but the officials waved it off, saying Washington was offside on the play. The Capitals won at Nationwide Arena after Columbus won the first two games - both in overtime - in Washington. Right winger Cam Atkinson stole the puck away from Capitals defenseman Dmitry Orlov along the blue line and traded passes with Panarin all the way through neutral ice, and then, into the attack zone. (more...)
National shooting body to urge sports ministry, IOA to boycott 2022 CWG National shooting body to urge sports ministry, IOA to boycott 2022 CWG
- April 18, 2018

Don't drop shooting from 2022 CWG, Rathore urges Raninder also informed that he would be raising the issue with IOC president Thomas Bach, who will be visiting India from April 18-20 to meet the newly-elected executive body of the Indian Olympic Association led by Narinder Batra. (more...)
Who Will Make the Top 12? Who Will Make the Top 12?
- April 18, 2018

Wilkes wraps up Team Blake with "Brother". Each celebrity coach's team members performed one after the other Monday night , and TV viewers and show fans had about a 20-minute window to vote for members of one team while the next team's members sang. (more...)
Carson Wentz Happy With Recovery, Looking To Play Week 1
- April 18, 2018

Wentz handled it just fine, Jenkins said. Even if Wentz made it clear on Tuesday that his goal is still to be ready to go for the opener, there's still a lot of uncertainty since it's only been fourth months since the injury took place. (more...)
12-yr-old Delhi girl raped by neighbour, family receives WhatsApp video 12-yr-old Delhi girl raped by neighbour, family receives WhatsApp video
- April 18, 2018

All the accused were arrested by the police on Monday. The main accused was booked for rape and under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO), while his friends were booked under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code and the IT Act. (more...)
Valmark Advisers Inc. Takes Position in Altria Group Inc (MO)
- April 18, 2018

Altria Group declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase plan on Thursday, February 1st that permits the company to buyback $1.00 billion in shares. Atika Capital Management Llc, which manages about $258.67 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Zogenix Inc by 14,000 shares to 54,000 shares, valued at $2.16 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. (more...)
Penske Automotive Group, Inc. (PAG) Forms H&S Chart Pattern at $43.20
- April 18, 2018

The company had revenue of $5.40 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.27 billion. The stock decreased 0.06% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $35.14. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.86, a quick ratio of 0.22 and a current ratio of 1.01. 125 funds opened positions while 589 raised stakes. (more...)
John Deere (DE) Earns Buy Rating from Robert W. Baird John Deere (DE) Earns Buy Rating from Robert W. Baird
- April 18, 2018

Tjx Cos Inc New now has $51.88B valuation. The stock increased 0.34% or $0.59 during the last trading session, reaching $174.73. About 7.07M shares traded or 5.12% up from the average. Therefore 71% are positive. Since October 20, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Deere has 34 analyst reports. At the time of writing, Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) has a Piotroski F-Score of 5. (more...)
9.8% Less Assurant Inc (NYSE:AIZ) Shorted Shares
- April 18, 2018

Assurant, Inc is a provider of risk management solutions in the housing and lifestyle markets. The stock increased 1.08% or $0.99 during the last trading session, reaching $92.5. Wedge Cap Mgmt L Ltd Partnership Nc has 1.09% invested in Assurant, Inc. Sei Invs reported 0.02% stake. Invesco accumulated 687,131 shares. Pinnacle Holdings Llc owns 183,180 shares or 1.23% of their USA portfolio. (more...)
Health Crisis: Doctors attack other workers, say JOHESU illegal Health Crisis: Doctors attack other workers, say JOHESU illegal
- April 18, 2018

The unions involved include the Medical and Health Workers Unions of Nigeria (MHWUN), National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM), Senior Staff Association of Universities, Teaching Hospitals, Research Institutes and Associated Institutions (SSAUTHRIAM), Nigeria Union of Allied Health Professionals (NUAHP) and Non Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutes (NASU). (more...)
El-Zakzaky: Shiites shut down FCT in fierce clash with police
- April 18, 2018

It was earlier reported that the police had stopped the #BringBackOurGirls campaign team from using the venue. In a statement on Tuesday, police authorities in Abuja said 115 members of the group have been arrested after attacking innocent citizens, disrupting business activities, obstructing traffic movement and smashing the windscreen of innocent citizens' vehicles in the affected areas. (more...)
Pak denies access to visiting Sikh pilgrims, India lodges protest Pak denies access to visiting Sikh pilgrims, India lodges protest
- April 18, 2018

In a statement on Tuesday, Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal said that by spreading such falsehoods, India has chosen to deliberately stoke further controversy around the visit of Sikh pilgrims, now attending the Baisakhi and Khalsa Janamdin ceremonies in Pakistan , according to a Radio Pakistan report. (more...)