Worldwide


British Govt Seizes Dawood Ibrahim's UK Properties British Govt Seizes Dawood Ibrahim's UK Properties
- September 13, 2017

It is a criminal offence to breach a financial sanction, without an appropriate licence or authorisation from the UK Treasury. In 2015, India's Enforcement Directorate officials had handed over a dossier on Ibrahim to the United Kingdom and visited the Midlands to identify the Mumbai serial blasts mastermind's United Kingdom assets . (more...)
Quarterly Sales Analysis of Meritor, Inc. (NYSE:MTOR)
- September 13, 2017

The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Equal-Weight" on Friday, August 4. Analysts at Buckingham Research assumed coverage on shares of Meritor, Inc. The correct version of this article can be viewed at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/09/12/meritor-inc-mtor-price-target-increased-to-21-50-by-analysts-at-j-p-morgan-chase-co.html. (more...)
SC empowers judges to untie marital knots before 6 months cooling period SC empowers judges to untie marital knots before 6 months cooling period
- September 13, 2017

The Supreme Court bench of Justices AK Goel and UU Lalit observed that this cooling off period was introduced with a noble objective in mind, but it could not be made mandatory. The Supreme Court said that Section 13B (2) was not mandatory but only directory in nature. It included the statutory period of six months, in addition to the statutory period of one year of separation of parties is already over before the first motion itself, where all efforts for mediation to reunite have failed ... (more...)
AIADMK sacks Sasikala as interim general secretary AIADMK sacks Sasikala as interim general secretary
- September 13, 2017

The resolution further said that the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, E. Palanisamy and his deputy, O. Panneerselvam , shall retrieve the party and its symbol. He said his party will never join hands with DMK . However, the real powers would be vested with OPS and EPS , who will act as chief coordinator and assistant chief coordinator, respectively. (more...)
Haryana Police quizzes staff at Ryan school headquarters over child's murder Haryana Police quizzes staff at Ryan school headquarters over child's murder
- September 13, 2017

Senior advocate K T S Tulsi alleged that the bar bodies at Sohna and Gurugram in Haryana have asked their member lawyers not to represent any person or accused in the brutal murder of seven-year-old Pradyuman. Moreover, he said, the CCTV cameras installed in the school premises helped nab the accused. The report of a fact-finding committee, constituted by the Gurgaon district administration, has detected several lapses in the school, including no police verification of bus drivers, conductors ... (more...)
Maduro to Accept Talks with Venezuela Opposition Maduro to Accept Talks with Venezuela Opposition
- September 13, 2017

Mr Maduro surprised ministers in a televised cabinet meeting in which he said he would send Jorge Rodriguez, a prominent Caracas politician, to the Dominican Republic "in the next few hours". More than 120 people have been killed in anti-government protests triggered by the Supreme Court's attempt to strip the opposition-dominated National Assembly of power. (more...)
Telugu language is compulsory from 1st to 12th class in Telangana Telugu language is compulsory from 1st to 12th class in Telangana
- September 13, 2017

In the same meeting, Rao also said that all public and private establishments and institutions in Telangana should display their names in Telugu on their signboards. In addition, Rs 5 crore will be given to the Sahitya Academy which is the nodal organisation for the conference, and Rs 2 crore will go to the Official Language Committee. (more...)
North Korean threat highlights NATO missile shield "weak link"
- September 13, 2017

It was the ninth sanctions resolution unanimously adopted by the 15-member council since 2006 over North Korea's ballistic missile and nuclear programs. The U.N. has followed through on projected sanctions against Pyongyang over Kim Jong-un's repeated refusal to put down his collection of intercontinental ballistic missiles, and especially for his regime's development of mini-nukes that can be strapped onto those ICBMs. (more...)
Hurricane Irma: Before and after satellite photos show devastated Caribbean islands Hurricane Irma: Before and after satellite photos show devastated Caribbean islands
- September 13, 2017

There were no immediate reports of deaths in Cuba - a country that prides itself on its disaster preparedness - but authorities were trying to restore power, clear roads and warning that people should stay off the streets of Havana because flooding could continue into Monday. (more...)
Dean Investment Associates LLC Boosted Compass Minerals Intl INC (CMP) Stake
- September 13, 2017

Symphony Asset Management Llc increased its stake in Ptc Inc Com (PTC) by 27.98% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The institutional investor held 29,944 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $1.39M, up from 23,397 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Blast outside Afghanistan cricket stadium during league match; 2 killed Blast outside Afghanistan cricket stadium during league match; 2 killed
- September 13, 2017

Several ambulances were seen speeding away from the scene, apparently taking the injured to hospital, an AFP reporter said. The Kabul cricket board officials confirmed the incident took place close to Alokozay cricket stadium. The attacker detonated the bomb after he was stopped at a security checkpoint as he walked towards the stadium where a match was under way. Both Afghanistan and Pakistan are deprived of hosting regular worldwide cricket games due to the security problem in their ... (more...)
United Nations official urges Palestinian parties to seize positive momentum to reach agreement United Nations official urges Palestinian parties to seize positive momentum to reach agreement
- September 13, 2017

The West Bank-based Palestinian Authority cut funding for electricity to Gaza and reduced the salaries of tens of thousands of public servants in a bid to compel Hamas to dissolve a contentious committee that it formed to run the territory in defiance of Abbas' government. (more...)
US Supreme Court Permits Trump's Travel Ban Enforcement Against Refugees US Supreme Court Permits Trump's Travel Ban Enforcement Against Refugees
- September 13, 2017

President Trump's executive order came on the heels of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) revealing almost a third of the 1,000 domestic terrorism cases now being investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) involve those admitted to the U.S.as refugees. (more...)
Washington concerned about Iran's participation in Astana Washington concerned about Iran's participation in Astana
- September 13, 2017

Experts from Russia, Turkey, and Iran arrived in Astana ahead of the two-day talks and were holding consultations there on September 13. The US State Department announced earlier that a delegation from Washington would travel to Astana to participate as observers in the Astana 6 negotiations on Syria, which will be held on 14 and 15 September. (more...)
Prince Charles warned against visiting Myanmar as Rohingya crisis escalates Prince Charles warned against visiting Myanmar as Rohingya crisis escalates
- September 13, 2017

So, no one should be surprised that after taking over power, she is an active party to the ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya Muslims. The statement said that the USA remains "deeply troubled" by continued reports of attacks against innocent civilians and will continue to urge Myanmar's security forces to respect those civilians as it conducts security operations. (more...)
Fewer South Georgia residents without power Wednesday morning
- September 13, 2017

Less than 5,000 Georgia Power customers in Lowndes County were still without electricity at about 6:30 a.m. Wednesday. Crews will travel this afternoon to Georgia where 1.5 million people are without power, to help Georgia Power restore power and set new poles, make repairs to downed lines and broken poles, barring any need to bring the team back earlier to join crews staying in Vermont. (more...)
VACC prepares for House hearing on impeachment raps vs CJ Sereno VACC prepares for House hearing on impeachment raps vs CJ Sereno
- September 13, 2017

On the eve of the hearing, an 18-member group who call themselves leaders and members of former senior government officials and International Center for Innovation, Transformation and Excellence in Governance, issued a statement supporti8ng Sereno. (more...)
Tribute In Light Returns For 16th Anniversary Of September 11 Attacks Tribute In Light Returns For 16th Anniversary Of September 11 Attacks
- September 13, 2017

On Sunday, friends and family members of the men and woman credited for fighting back that day gathered alongside National Park Service officials to break ground - and sound - on a metallic musical monument created to bring life to their voices once again. (more...)
Here's What Irma Looks Like From Inside a Hurricane Shelter Here's What Irma Looks Like From Inside a Hurricane Shelter
- September 13, 2017

A local Florida official said there had been more deaths yet to be reported , particularly on the Florida Keys , where Irma arrived on Key Cudjoe as a Category 4 hurricane with sustained winds of up to 130 miles per hour (215 km per hour) on Sunday. (more...)
European Union needs Bulgaria, Romania in Schengen area 'immediately' - Juncker European Union needs Bulgaria, Romania in Schengen area 'immediately' - Juncker
- September 13, 2017

Addressing lawmakers at the European Parliament, Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said the EU is "bouncing back" after a tough decade that's seen much of the 28-country mired in an economic crisis and Britain vote to leave . He will call for countries that are outside the eurozone and the Schengen passport-free area to join, they added. "Allowances given to United Kingdom companies for free should not be valid in the EU ETS if those companies have no more obligations under the ... (more...)
McCain threatens North Korea with 'extinction' McCain threatens North Korea with 'extinction'
- September 13, 2017

But U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday said the U.S. should be prepared to act alone, in a "supercharged" manner, to put maximum pressure on North Korea . North Korea seems to be ramping up cyberattacks to steal Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies that could be used to circumvent trade restrictions and worldwide sanctions and obtain hard currencies to fund the regime. (more...)
North Korea vows to boost weapons programme after sanctions North Korea vows to boost weapons programme after sanctions
- September 13, 2017

The United Nations on Monday unanimously agreed on its toughest sanctions against North Korea , setting limits on its oil imports and banning its textile exports . Peru declared the ambassador, Kim Hak-Chol, a persona non grata on Monday to protest North Korea's refusal to heed the world's "constant calls" to end its nuclear programme - giving him five days to leave the Andean country. (more...)
Ex-President Saakashvili pledges to tour Ukraine Ex-President Saakashvili pledges to tour Ukraine
- September 13, 2017

Poroshenko chided Saakashvili for crossing the border without proper documents. Ukraine refused to extradite former President of Georgia because charges against him are politically motivated, the Ukrainian Prosecutor-General's office said. (more...)
Prabhas Treats His Saaho Co-Star Shraddha Kapoor To A Hyderabadi Feast Prabhas Treats His Saaho Co-Star Shraddha Kapoor To A Hyderabadi Feast
- September 13, 2017

A fan club on Instagram posted some pictures from the sets of Saaho along with a picture, in which all the famous Hyderabadi dishes can be seen. "There were almost 17-18 food items served and Shraddha couldn't stop herself, but enjoyed the most unbelievable food", a source told news agency IANS. (more...)
Sea warning for Typhoon Talim expected to be lifted Thursday Sea warning for Typhoon Talim expected to be lifted Thursday
- September 13, 2017

Further intensification is expected as Talim tracks to the northwest towards Taiwan through late Wednesday. " Typhoon Talim has been changing its course and is not entirely predictable". Bureau forecaster Lo Ya-yin (羅雅尹) said that the weakening of a Pacific high-pressure system caused the typhoon to turn north at an angle greater than previously predicted, which led to the bureau's decision to postpone sea and land alerts. (more...)
Hurricane Jose expected to strengthen, moving west Hurricane Jose expected to strengthen, moving west
- September 13, 2017

The death toll in Mexico's quake has risen to 64 with three more deaths reported in the southern border state of Chiapas. The Hurricane Warning previously issued between Cabo Rojo and Laguna Verde was changed to a Tropical Storm Warning, the National Hurricane Center said . (more...)
Technical Charts and Signs for Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)
- September 13, 2017

The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, March 16 by Seaport Global. 04/04/2017 - Caterpillar , Inc. was upgraded to "conviction buy" by analysts at Goldman Sachs. (NYSE:CAT) for 94,300 shares. Goldman Sachs Group Incorporated, New York-based fund reported 1.88 million shares. Hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the business. (more...)
Utah high school teacher on leave after sending home 'questionable' sexuality survey Utah high school teacher on leave after sending home 'questionable' sexuality survey
- September 13, 2017

Weber School District has since placed Thurgood on administrative leave "while the situation is being investigated". "I'm not sure where the Salt Lake Tribune received the name they are reporting", Findlay told Fox News. A higher number of points reflected negatively on the student, per the survey's scoring scale. Other questions inquired as to students' use of marijuana, the club drug ecstasy, and whether students (or their girlfriends) had ever had an abortion or been kissed while lying ... (more...)
Record-breaking Irma hits Fort Myers, bound for Tampa Record-breaking Irma hits Fort Myers, bound for Tampa
- September 13, 2017

Hurricanes Irma and Harvey has wreaked havoc in America in recent weeks and now Hurricane Jose is looming over the Atlantic and could impact the east coast next week . "Dangerous winds will follow quickly", police said in a Facebook post. Irma is starting to lose some strength but forecasters warn it will remain very powerful. (more...)
Korea to hold meeting to discuss implementation plans for UNSC sanctions Korea to hold meeting to discuss implementation plans for UNSC sanctions
- September 13, 2017

Meanwhile, North Korea's ambassador, Han Song, told the UN-sponsored Conference on Disarmament in Geneva on Tuesday that the USA was "fired up for political, economic, and military confrontation". North Korea is suspected of having conducted its sixth and most explosive nuclear test ever at the Punggye-ri nuclear test site in the isolated nation's North Hamgyong province. (more...)