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France to vote against European Union licence extension for weed-killer glyphosate France to vote against European Union licence extension for weed-killer glyphosate
- November 27, 2017

Pekka Pesonen, Copa and Cogeca secretary general, said today's decision ends the uncertainty facing farmers and their cooperatives, but he argued that glyphosate should have been reauthorized for 15 years since it was given a positive assessment by the European Food Safety Authority ( EFSA ), and the European Chemicals Agency ( ECHA ). (more...)
Centre proposes extension of mandatory Aadhar linking up to March 31, 2018 Centre proposes extension of mandatory Aadhar linking up to March 31, 2018
- November 27, 2017

On 25 October, the centre had told the court that it was willing to extend the deadline for linking Aadhaar to various schemes to 31 March next year. Government's order of making aadhaar mandatary for a number of welfare schemes and linking it to mobile numbers and bank accounts has not been well received by a number of petitioners who reached Supreme Court to demand a stay on the government order. (more...)
Winston sparks No. 4 Michigan State past UConn 77-57 Winston sparks No. 4 Michigan State past UConn 77-57
- November 27, 2017

Scott, quarterback Brian Lewerke and coach Mark Dantonio, on Saturday, November 25, 2017 (11/25/17) at High Point Solution Stadium in Piscataway, N.J., for a Big Ten contest in Week 13 of the college football season. He finished with six points and eight rebounds in 17 minutes despite his movement still appearing limited because of the ankle. "Get him some rest tomorrow", Izzo said. (more...)
Former Zimbabwean finance minister Ignatius Chombo to apply for bail Former Zimbabwean finance minister Ignatius Chombo to apply for bail
- November 27, 2017

Also shown in the video in leg irons are influential Zanu-PF youth leaders Kudzai Chipanga and Innocent Hamandishe. Chombo will be detained until the bail application is taken up by a Harare court on Monday (November 27). Chombo is accused of corruption and abuse of office. The minister was picked up last week during the military coup which toppled former president Robert Mugabe from power. (more...)
Kawasaki Motors launches Versys-X 300 at Rs 4.6 lakh Kawasaki Motors launches Versys-X 300 at Rs 4.6 lakh
- November 27, 2017

The new Versys-X 300 draws its power from the same 300 cc parallel twin engine which is also equipped on the Kawasaki Ninja 300 . The Kawasaki Versys-X 300, which was first unveiled at the EICMA Show in Milan previous year, attempts to tap the demand for comfortable adventure touring motorcycles in the emerging as well as developed markets globally. (more...)
Royal Bank Of Canada Raises Albemarle Co. (ALB) Price Target to $155.00
- November 27, 2017

Albemarle Corp now has $15.14 billion valuation. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD now owns 10,309 shares of the specialty chemicals company's stock worth $1,088,000 after buying an additional 549 shares during the period. $2.16 million worth of Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) shares were sold by NARWOLD KAREN G. Norinchukin Commercial Bank The, Japan-based fund reported 7,686 shares. (more...)
Sensex drops over 50 points, Nifty50 below 10350 Sensex drops over 50 points, Nifty50 below 10350
- November 27, 2017

Indian shares opened modestly lower on Monday after global rating agency Standard and Poor's retained India's sovereign rating at BBB- with a stable outlook, disappointing some market participants who had expected a rating upgrade amid clear improvements in economic fundamentals. (more...)
IU Health nurse at center of investigation into controversial social media posts IU Health nurse at center of investigation into controversial social media posts
- November 27, 2017

An IU Health spokesman confirmed that Baker is a registered nurse, but refused to reveal the hospital she is now employed at. The hospital confirmed that Baker was a registered nurse working with them, but refrained from stating which hospital she was employed at. (more...)
Million Children in Yemen Desperately Need Help Million Children in Yemen Desperately Need Help
- November 27, 2017

Three flights arrived with relief after a Saudi-led coalition halted essential supplies into Yemen after Saudi Arabia said Houthi rebels fired a missile at the global airport in its capital city of Riyadh. Initially, the coalition imposed a temporary land, sea and air embargo, but one week later announced it would lift the blockade in the areas controlled by the Saudi-backed government based in Aden. (more...)
Benefits in moderate coffee drinking Benefits in moderate coffee drinking
- November 27, 2017

Drinking coffee is "more likely to benefit health than to harm it" for a range of health outcomes, say researchers in The BMJ . As such, we had previously conducted two meta-analyses, one looking for links between coffee drinking and cirrhosis and another at coffee drinking and cancer of the liver . (more...)
Gujarat elections: Did Kejriwal campaign for Congress from Delhi? Gujarat elections: Did Kejriwal campaign for Congress from Delhi?
- November 27, 2017

Senior party leader and Delhi labour minister Gopal Rai said the convention will see discussions on various issues, like the work done by the Delhi government and the Jan Lokpal Bill passed by the assembly, which is awaiting clearance from the Centre. (more...)
Mobile internet suspended in half Haryana ahead of Aarakshan rallies Mobile internet suspended in half Haryana ahead of Aarakshan rallies
- November 27, 2017

ABJASS leader Yashpal Malik, who addressed the rally, accused the BJP led Haryana Government of backtracking on its promise of giving reservation to the Jats. In Rohtak, the police have advised commuters to avois travelling via NH-71 A (Rohtak-Gohana) as it is likely to be closed due to the massive crowd expected to take part in the Jat rally. (more...)
Genuine Parts Co (NYSE:GPC) Institutional Investors Sentiment Unchanged in Q2 2017
- November 27, 2017

It has underperformed by 14.43% the S&P500. Haverford Trust Company increased Genuine Parts Co ( GPC ) stake by 7.94% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Blair William & Co Il accumulated 15,616 shares. Apple Computer (NASDAQ:AAPL) was reduced too. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 72.2% on a year-over-year basis. (more...)
ISL 2017: Ranko Popovic - We will do everything to get three points ISL 2017: Ranko Popovic - We will do everything to get three points
- November 26, 2017

ATK chief coach Teddy Sheringham today said his team "went to sleep" after levelling 1-1 as FC Pune City bounced back to thrash the two-time champions 4-1 in the Indian Super League here today. We are working hard. "Thousands will turn up for the game and we will want to put up a good show", Sheringham said at the pre-match news conference. "Tomorrow is a new day, let's see what happens". (more...)
Almost half of U.S. cancer deaths blamed on unhealthy behavior Almost half of U.S. cancer deaths blamed on unhealthy behavior
- November 26, 2017

About four in 10 cancers in the United States are due to lifestyle choices - such as smoking and eating poorly - and other risks that might be avoidable, researchers said Tuesday. Alcohol accounted for 5.6% of cases and 4% of deaths; consumption of red meat - by 1.3%, and a sedentary lifestyle is 2.9%. Study authors analyzed each of these factors and assessed their impact on cancer risk in the long run. (more...)
Doctors in Madhya Pradesh remove 5 kg metal from man's stomach Doctors in Madhya Pradesh remove 5 kg metal from man's stomach
- November 26, 2017

He had been complaining of stomach pains for three months. 'We were shocked to discover coins, nails and nut-bolts in his stomach'. We come across such a case for the first in our career. Fortunately doctors believe there will be no lasting damage to his internal organs. Doctors of a government medical college hospital in district Rewa, removed around 1 kg of unwanted articles such as nails, needles, broken iron chains and even coins from a youth's body. (more...)
Corruption, private practice charges dropped against Dr Kafeel Ahmed Khan Corruption, private practice charges dropped against Dr Kafeel Ahmed Khan
- November 26, 2017

He has also been charged with criminal conspiracy and breach of trust. Immediately after the deaths were reported, Khan was hailed as a saviour of children, Khan said he saved many lives by arranging over 250 oxygen cylinders in 24 hours. (more...)
Tempur Sealy International, Inc. (TPX) CEO Buys $1001532.35 in Stock
- November 26, 2017

Its down 1.05% from 5.97M shares previously. With 689,100 avg volume, 11 days are for Istar Incorporated (NYSE:STAR)'s short sellers to cover STAR's short positions. The stock of Tempur Sealy International Inc (NYSE:TPX) earned "Sector Weight" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Tuesday, January 31. Moreover, Creative Planning has 0% invested in Tempur Sealy International Inc (NYSE:TPX) for 597 shares. (more...)
Warm Weather Brings Increase in Business to Local Tree Farm Warm Weather Brings Increase in Business to Local Tree Farm
- November 26, 2017

The U.S.is feeling the effects now because a 7 foot tree takes about 10 years to grow. Honey Bear usually gets its trees from OR and Washington, but this year it was forced to look as far away as Wisconsin. "I love doing it". Still, said Doug Hundley, a spokesman for the Colorado-based National Christmas Tree Association , there's nothing like picking out and decorating a real tree to foster family memories. (more...)
Using Mouth Wash Can Increase Risk of Diabetes and Obesity Using Mouth Wash Can Increase Risk of Diabetes and Obesity
- November 26, 2017

This in turn might predispose to metabolic disorders, cause major shifts in blood pressure levels and lead to an increased risk of diabetes, at the same time. Ordinary mouthwashes usually contain powerful bacteria killing formulas including cetylpyridinium chloride, chlorhexidine, triclosan, alcohol, fluoride, peroxide and essential oils. (more...)
Flies may be far more unsafe than we first thought Flies may be far more unsafe than we first thought
- November 26, 2017

The blowflies and houseflies were discovered to be one of the most unsafe flies species due to the high number of bacteria they carry, and the near they usually are to humans. The researchers, who report their findings in the current issue of Scientific Reports, found 15 instances of the human pathogen Helicobacter pylori, a pathogen often causing ulcers in the human gut, largely in the blowfly samples collected in Brazil. (more...)
Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Has $533000 Position in Hornbeck Offshore Services (HOS)
- November 26, 2017

About 124,097 shares traded. Hornbeck Offshore Services had a negative return on equity of 7.00% and a negative net margin of 48.34%. The stock's 50-day moving average is $3.55 and its 200-day moving average is $5.26. The stock of Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. The rating was downgraded by IBERIA Capital Partners on Friday, October 30 to "Sector Perform". The firm has "Equal-Weight" rating by Stephens given on Wednesday, May 11. (more...)
Are Analysts Bullish First Bancorp (NASDAQ:FBNC) After Last Week?
- November 26, 2017

The stock decreased 0.15% or $0.08 on November 24, reaching $51.83. About 1.47M shares traded. First Bancorp (NASDAQ:FBNC) has risen 47.69% since November 25, 2016 and is uptrending. Zacks upgraded the shares of FBNC in report on Monday, August 24 to "Sell" rating. The firm earned "Sell" rating on Monday, October 2 by Bank of America. (more...)
31 bodies recovered after migrant boat sinks off Libya 31 bodies recovered after migrant boat sinks off Libya
- November 26, 2017

Anor 200 people have been rescued. "When we arrived at the spot, we found an inflatable dinghy with several people clinging to part of it", said coastguard spokesman Colonel Abu Ajila Abdelbarri. Almost 3,000 others are dead or missing, it said. The migrants are intercepted or rescued by the coast guard libyans are generally held in detention centres for repatriation to their country but the wait is sometimes long and takes place in deplorable conditions. (more...)
Ex-environment min among 2 Indians honoured with Ozone award Ex-environment min among 2 Indians honoured with Ozone award
- November 26, 2017

It aims to phase down climate-warming hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) used widely in refrigerators, air conditioners and aerosol sprays. Minister McKenna also participated in the Ozone Awards ceremony, where extraordinary efforts in protecting the ozone layer were recognized. (more...)
Big Tobacco's Anti-Smoking Ads Begin After Decade Of Delay Big Tobacco's Anti-Smoking Ads Begin After Decade Of Delay
- November 25, 2017

The company confession campaign, which ramps up this weekend, will also report that nicotine "changes the brain", which makes it hard to quit smoking, and that with an average toll of 1,200 Americans per day, "more people die every year from smoking than from murder, AIDS, suicide, drugs, auto crashes, and alcohol combined". (more...)
Fallen Kingdom Teaser Released Fallen Kingdom Teaser Released
- November 25, 2017

Jurassic World was set 22 years after the events of the first Jurassic Park film, taking place on the same island called Isla Nublar off the coast of Pacific coast of Costa Rica. In a Network there was a short excerpt from the film "Jurassic World-2" which was published on the eve of the writer and producer of the film Colin Trevorrow . (more...)
TSavaari App Is Set To Launch By Hyderabad Metro Rail For Passengers TSavaari App Is Set To Launch By Hyderabad Metro Rail For Passengers
- November 25, 2017

Hyderabad Metro Rail service will start shuttling the trains between Miyapur to Nagole from 29 November. "We are doing studies and exploring different possibilities and financial opportunities, including JAICA", said N V S Reddy, Managing Director, Hyderabad Metro Rail (HMR) Limited. (more...)
Altria Group (NYSE:MO) Stake Raised by Blue Chip Partners Inc Altria Group (NYSE:MO) Stake Raised by Blue Chip Partners Inc
- November 25, 2017

About 939,734 shares traded or 0.57% up from the average. Mason Street Advsr Ltd Liability owns 0.5% invested in Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) for 268,091 shares. The company was maintained on Monday, May 29 by RBC Capital Markets. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC now owns 2,206 shares of the company's stock worth $139,000 after buying an additional 2,056 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Four UN peacekeepers killed in separate attacks in Mali Four UN peacekeepers killed in separate attacks in Mali
- November 25, 2017

Islamist groups are now increasingly exploiting the porous borders between Mali and neighboring Niger and Burkina Faso to expand their range of operations, alarming Western powers. "He pays tribute to the dedication of the courageous women and men of MINUSMA for implementing and defending the Mission's mandate as well as to the members of the Malian armed forces, despite the increasingly challenging security environment". (more...)