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Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal appointed NAB chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal appointed NAB chairman
- October 10, 2017

Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal, a former judge of the Supreme Court, has been appointed as the next chairman of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). Earlier Khursheed Shah said that consensus has been formed with the government over the name for new chairman and both have agreed on the appointment of Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal as the new NAB chief after extensive discussions. (more...)
HC commutes death sentence of 11 to life HC commutes death sentence of 11 to life
- October 10, 2017

The court observed that the state government and railways had failed to maintain law and order, which resulted in the 59 deaths. The court junked appeals challenging the acquittal of 63, including "mastermind" Maulana Hussain Umarji. Mutual recrimination over the murder of kar sevaks returning from Ayodhya in the fire and of people, mostly Muslims, in the riots will serve no objective other than keep alive the embers of distrust engendered by an avoidable set of events. (more...)
Former Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Victor Malu is dead Former Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Victor Malu is dead
- October 10, 2017

Malu had been down with stroke for a long time. The infamous invasion of Odi community in Bayelsa State after an ambush of Nigerian troops by a local militia based in the community, happened while Victor Malu was Chief of Army Staff. President Buhari urged the bereaved family, friends and associates to honour Malu's memory by upholding his invaluable sacrifices for a peaceful and united Nigeria. (more...)
De Blasio hits Trump on Puerto Rico: 'Get back to work' De Blasio hits Trump on Puerto Rico: 'Get back to work'
- October 10, 2017

Soldiers of Puerto Rico's national guard distribute relief items to people, after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in San Juan, Puerto Rico September 24, 2017. They said, 'Throw 'em to me! "In one sense you hate to see it, but in another sense you feel like you can do a good job, you're helping people, so you feel good", Trump added. (more...)
Trump Demands More Trump Demands More "Appreciation" for Relief Effort in Puerto Rico
- October 10, 2017

He also tweeted a video blaming the "fake news media" for under-covering his accomplishments.Nobody could have done what I've done for #PuertoRico with so little appreciation. She stated that two patients at the San Juan hospital had been transferred. Referring to FEMA, the mayor added sarcastically, "Oh sorry they are collecting data". (more...)
White House: We're 'Certainly Open' to Conversation on Bump Stocks Regulation White House: We're 'Certainly Open' to Conversation on Bump Stocks Regulation
- October 10, 2017

The White House says President Donald Trump welcomes a review of US policy on the devices. Reporters asked if the storm was related to Iran or ISIS. "I think we have some serious world issues here". One reporter at the White House briefing questioned whether leaving an unclarified statement out there might be counterproductive if the president is as bent on not tipping his hand in global affairs as he says. (more...)
Donald Trump's new feud with United States senator gets personal with Twitter barbs
- October 10, 2017

He also wanted to be Secretary of State, I said "NO THANKS ". Corker's comments came after a Twitter feud between the Tennessee senator and the president on Sunday. " He concerns me", Corker told the Times about Trump. Mr Corker was considered for the job of secretary of state by Mr Trump a year ago but they have since fallen out. (more...)
Newly disclosed email sheds light on Trump Jr. meeting with Russian lawyer
- October 10, 2017

At the time, Veselnitskaya was preparing to testify before the congressional committee about the law, the Magnitsky Act. And he also told Trump Jr. that the "sensitive information" was "part of Russian Federation and its government's support for Mr. (more...)
Tennessee suspends player who kicked teammate in face Tennessee suspends player who kicked teammate in face
- October 10, 2017

Tennessee suspended redshirt sophomore DE Darrell Taylor after a fight in practice where he kicked a teammate. Taylor and freshman offensive lineman Trey Smith got into a scuffle at practice last Thursday, with Taylor kicking Smith in the face. (more...)
Nadal eases past Kyrgios to claim China crown Nadal eases past Kyrgios to claim China crown
- October 10, 2017

The superiority of the Majorcan was evident, and his opponent of the day did not exist of the meeting, if not two-three times, to go yelling at the referee. Kyrgios started Sunday struggling with his serve and never found a confident range throughout the match. "Of course, it is a very important achievement for me to continue with the positive feelings after winning the US Open ". (more...)
Twitter Censorship? Site Blocks Video From Republican Over 'Inflammatory' Abortion Comments Twitter Censorship? Site Blocks Video From Republican Over 'Inflammatory' Abortion Comments
- October 10, 2017

Twitter found that statement to be inflammatory and "likely to evoke a strong negative reaction". The remainder of Blackburn's two-and-a-half minute video announcement showcases her other many conservative credentials, from her ardent opposition to Obamacare, to her ideal record supporting the Second Amendment, to her 100 percent pro-life rating. (more...)
Barcelona mayor against Catalan independence declaration Barcelona mayor against Catalan independence declaration
- October 10, 2017

Banks would be particularly hard hit by a split with Spain as Catalonia would likely find itself outside the European Union and its system of regulation and safeguards. But the result was not as decisive as it appeared - turnout was only 43%. - Catalan president Carles Puigdemont expected to present referendum results before parliament on Tuesday. (more...)
Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC) Downgraded by Deutsche Bank AG
- October 10, 2017

About 374,361 shares traded. Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc announced a dividend to be paid on Wednesday the 15th of November 2017. It has underperformed by 0.45% the S&P500. The company has a market capitalization of $42.64 billion, a P/E ratio of 22.99 and a beta of 1.01. The company was maintained on Friday, June 16 by Jefferies. (more...)
Iran's IRGC warns to treat United States military like Daesh if blacklisted Iran's IRGC warns to treat United States military like Daesh if blacklisted
- October 10, 2017

Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said Tehran is ready for dialogue and rapprochement with Riyadh. Last August, US President Donald Trump signed into law the Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA) to enact new sanctions on Iran, North Korea and Russian Federation. (more...)
Intensified Mission Indradhanush launched in Nagaland Intensified Mission Indradhanush launched in Nagaland
- October 10, 2017

The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has devised an aggressive action plan under the Mission to achieve full immunisation by 2018, the health minister said. Minister of State for Health & Medical Education, Asiea Naqash, while underlining the importance of this special programme, urged the functionaries of the Family Welfare to make best efforts to ensure that every targeted child is provided this important vaccination. (more...)
Iceland become smallest nation ever to qualify for World Cup finals Iceland become smallest nation ever to qualify for World Cup finals
- October 10, 2017

Qualification for their first World Cup is a remarkable achievement for Iceland, a country with a population of approximately 335,000. Heimir Hallgrimsson's side won seven of their 10 qualifiers, drawing one and losing two. Iceland made history by beating last-place Kosovo with a goal by Gylfi Sigurdsson in the first half and another by Johann Gudmundsson in the second, keeping the momentum from its inspiring run at Euro 2016. (more...)
Windstream Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:WIN) Undervalued by 1.2%
- October 10, 2017

While looking at the Stock's Performance, Windstream Holdings, Inc. now shows a Weekly Performance of 10.17%, where Monthly Performance is -9.3%, Quarterly performance is -49.74%, 6 Months performance is -65.36% and yearly performance percentage is -78.83%. (more...)
Iran promises Iran promises "crushing" response if United States designates Guards a terrorist group
- October 10, 2017

While US President Trump is threatening to shore up anti-Iranian measures of his administration, the other state-members of the landmark nuclear agreement of July 14, 2015, are anxious about measures which could further instability in the Middle East. (more...)
Which insiders are buying CARBO Ceramics Inc. (CRR)?
- October 10, 2017

Now trading with a market value of 223.41M, the company has a mix of catalysts and obstacles that spring from the nature of its operations. CARBO Ceramics Inc. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with "Hold" on Thursday, July 27. (NYSE:CRR) in a report released on Friday morning. (NYSE:CRR) on Friday, July 7 with "Hold" rating . (more...)
Friend says Las Vegas shooter seemed to have a heart Friend says Las Vegas shooter seemed to have a heart
- October 10, 2017

The Las Vegas police officer who found the note said in an episode of " 60 Minutes " that aired October 8 that it took into account the distance, elevation and drop of the bullets. I sleep during the day. Asked if he ever visited the hotel pool, Paddock replied: " I do not do sun ". "That would have triggered an alarm here and would have been considered as a potentially risky thing from the guest's point of view, that maybe the person was ill". (more...)
Flint water crisis: MI medical officer charged with manslaughter Flint water crisis: MI medical officer charged with manslaughter
- October 10, 2017

The untreated, corrosive water caused lead to leech from the city's water pipes, poisoning thousands of Flint residents over a period of 17 months. Dr. "We'd be derelict if we did not amend", he said of the case against Wells. State health director Nick Lyon was one of the first five charged with involuntary manslaughter. (more...)
Momentum Focus: Stock On Top of Chikou Costco Wholesale (COST)
- October 10, 2017

We are also encouraged by Costco's expansion strategy, as it remains committed to opening new clubs and expanding e-commerce capabilities. Tightening the gaze, stock performance for the last 5 trading days is 3.31%. Beck Mack And Oliver Ltd stated it has 0.07% in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ: COST ). Robert W. Baird reiterated a buy rating and set a $200.00 price target on shares of Costco Wholesale Corporation in a research report on Thursday, August 31st. (more...)
Georgia still without Reggie Carter, Trenton Thompson at practice Georgia still without Reggie Carter, Trenton Thompson at practice
- October 10, 2017

The race is after the 50-meter mark and that's where the race is. "They only care about where you finish and they only care about what you do next". The defense ranks second in the nation, allowing 10 points per game, but a poor performance on Vanderbilt's only touchdown drive of the half earned the rebuke from Smart. (more...)
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe told Iran jail term could be extended Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe told Iran jail term could be extended
- October 10, 2017

She was convicted of plotting to overthrow Iran's clerical establishment, a charge denied by her family and the Foundation, a charity organization that is independent of Thomson Reuters and operates independently of Reuters News. I love my country. Her lawyer was not contacted about the hearing, the family said. According to the family's campaign, Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe said of the new charges: "I have always been honest with them about what I have done and who I worked for". (more...)
How Nick Saban got "Rat Poison" into the football lexicon
- October 10, 2017

While Alabama improved to 6-0 and maintained its top ranking Sunday in both major polls, Texas A&M dropped to 4-2 overall and 2-1 in SEC play in Kevin Sumlin's sixth year in College Station. "(But) this is a different A&M team. "They learned something after losing to UCLA". Despite the loss, A&M knows that it can right the ship on the road ahead, beginning next week when the Aggies travel to Gainesville to take on Florida - a team that suffered a 17-16 loss at home to LSU on Saturday, a ... (more...)
NRA Chief Claims Gun Control Will Not Stop Attacks After Las Vegas NRA Chief Claims Gun Control Will Not Stop Attacks After Las Vegas
- October 10, 2017

Chris Murphy, D-Conn., said he was encouraged by the dialogue he was having with NRA supporters and members of the Republican Party . "I think you want to tell ATF [the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives] to do its job". Because it creates a significant rocking motion it also means that the gun is "spraying" bullets and it's hard to hit a target. Speaking on "State of the Union", he said that Congress needed to act in the wake of the Las Vegas massacre, and that the ban of ... (more...)
Iceland qualifies for World Cup for first time Iceland qualifies for World Cup for first time
- October 10, 2017

Keeping the momentum going from their inspiring run to the 2016 European Championship quarterfinals, Iceland topped Europe Group I and advanced automatically to the finals in Russian Federation next year at the expense of favourites Croatia . (more...)
Free truck for veteran who stole truck to save Vegas shooting victims Free truck for veteran who stole truck to save Vegas shooting victims
- October 10, 2017

Police said 58 people were killed in the attack and 489 were wounded in the attack, which has been described as the worst mass shooting in U.S. history. Winston and his girlfriend Jenn Lewis looked for ways to get victims out of harms way during the shooting when they realized they couldn't fight back. (more...)
Hurricane Nate Update Saturday Evening Hurricane Nate Update Saturday Evening
- October 10, 2017

Forecasters say it will make landfall within the next hour or two. The National Weather Center warned of life-threatening storm surge from the mouth of the MS through Okaloosa/Walton County in Florida. The ports of New Orleans in Louisiana and Mobile in Alabama remained closed, and refineries and port authorities in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama were reviewing when they could reopen. (more...)
Big Tech has big plans to help reconnect Puerto Rico Big Tech has big plans to help reconnect Puerto Rico
- October 10, 2017

It aims to temporarily re-establish Puerto Rico's cellular network - where 83 per cent of cell sites were still out of service Friday, according to FCC figures. According to the license , "t$3 he objective of the STA is to support licensed mobile carriers' restoration of limited communications capability in areas of Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands (MTA025) affected by Hurricanes Irma and Maria". (more...)

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