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Pakistan government opposes MML registration Pakistan government opposes MML registration
- December 23, 2017

The images of the special security team created by the Lashkar-e-Taiba for global terrorist and Jamaat-u-Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed are seen on the passing out parade of new recruits. The MML had challenged the Election Commission of Pakistan's order on October 11 that had declined its registration as a political party. In a response to the plea filed by MML challenging its decision, Ministry of Interior informed the court that LeT, the JuD and the Falah-i-Insaniat Foundation (FIF) were ... (more...)
TCS bags record $2.25 billion outsourcing contract with TV ratings firm Nielsen TCS bags record $2.25 billion outsourcing contract with TV ratings firm Nielsen
- December 23, 2017

Is renewal of existing collaboration The partnership is a renewal of TCS's existing collaboration with Nielsen. The two companies had struck a 10-year deal in 2008 for United States dollars 1.2 billion, which was expanded to USD 2.5 billion in 2013. (more...)
President Ram Nath Kovind visiting Rameswaram today, security tightened President Ram Nath Kovind visiting Rameswaram today, security tightened
- December 23, 2017

President will host a reception at Rashtrapati Nilayam in Secunderabad on Tuesday for senior dignitaries of the State, Ministers, officials, leading citizens and academics. In view of the President's arrival, security was tight at the temple premises. He would then return to Madurai from Mandapam by air and would leave for Chennai on the same day. (more...)
Modi to inaugurate Magenta Metro line in Delhi, Kejriwal not invited Modi to inaugurate Magenta Metro line in Delhi, Kejriwal not invited
- December 23, 2017

While officials of DMRC evaded any direct response to questions pertaining to inviting the Delhi CM, said an India Today report, Delhi government sources confirmed that CM has no intimation of the upcoming event. Apart from Kalkaji Mandir, all other stations are elevated. The entire line, when complete, will run from Botanical Garden to Janakpuri West. The Botanical Garden has been developed as the metro's first-ever inter-change station outside the boundaries of Delhi. (more...)
Man carrying 1000 joints surprised by 'taxi' service Man carrying 1000 joints surprised by 'taxi' service
- December 23, 2017

According to Copenhagen Police's Twitter feed, the man was carrying around 1,000 joints when he clambered into the patrol vehicle. "He received a big surprise when he realized it was actually a police auto he was sitting in", police said. (more...)
Friends tie knot to avoid paying inheritance tax in Republic
- December 23, 2017

Same-sex marriage was legalised in Ireland following a referendum in May 2015 . The duo made a decision to get married after they discovered how much tax would have to be paid on the house, reported the Guardian on Saturday (Dec 23). Less they marry, Mr O'Sullivan will have to pay an inheritance tax which he could not afford, the pair told Irish radio. "What happened was, Matt said to me, "Look, I'm going to leave you the house", and I said it was a nice idea but because of tax reasons I'd ... (more...)
Opening night for ice skating at the Raising Cane's River Center Opening night for ice skating at the Raising Cane's River Center
- December 23, 2017

There is a small admission fee and rental cost at most of these locations. The rink is located in Smith-Wills Stadium at 1200 Lakeland Drive. As always, ice is resurfaced from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Session II: 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Union College Messa Rink , Schenectady (388-6135) - Open Tuesday, 11 a.m. -12:30 p.m.; Wednesday, 2-3:45 p.m.; Thursday through Saturday (Dec. (more...)
WEC Energy Group (WEC) Getting Positive News Coverage, Analysis Shows
- December 23, 2017

Gemmer Asset Mgmt Lc reported 159 shares. Ashford Management Inc reported 7,313 shares or 0.07% of all its holdings. North Star Asset Management has 7,164 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. As we run through the next round of company earnings reports, investors will be keeping a close eye on the data that is reported. VTR share have plunged by -4.29% in percentage terms since the start of the year - and retreated -6.97% in the last month. (more...)
Indian Army officer, three soldiers killed in firing by Pakistan along LoC Indian Army officer, three soldiers killed in firing by Pakistan along LoC
- December 23, 2017

One Indian soldier is injured too, according to reports received. The firing took place around 12:15pm, as per an Army officer. The Army has recorded over 780 ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the 778-km LoC already this year, while the number has crossed 120 along the 198-km worldwide border manned by BSF in J&K, marking a new high in recent times. (more...)
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's official engagement photos released-See pics Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's official engagement photos released-See pics
- December 23, 2017

Another snap shows Meghan linking arms with Harry, while holding on to his other hand with barely an inch between them. Lubomirski, a former assistant to Mario Testino, famed for his photos of Harry's mother Princess Diana, took the pictures this week at the royal retreat of Frogmore House, near Windsor Castle, west of London, where the couple are due to marry on May 19. (more...)
United Kingdom passports to turn blue after Britain leaves the EU United Kingdom passports to turn blue after Britain leaves the EU
- December 23, 2017

However, the UK Home Office has stressed that the switch will take place gradually without additional cost to the UK taxpayers. He said: "So from the first day we leave, new passports will look different and within five months they will be very different because they will be dark blue again". (more...)
Fodder Scam verdict: Lalu Prasad Yadav found guilty Fodder Scam verdict: Lalu Prasad Yadav found guilty
- December 23, 2017

Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan today slammed RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav for talking to media about his "innocence" in the Fodder scam even as a CBI court was due to deliver its judgement in the case. 89 lakh from the Deoghar Treasury between 1991 and 1994. The charges included IPC 420 (forgery) and 120 (b) (criminal conspiracy) and Section 13 (b) of the Prevention of Corruption Act. (more...)
As Costco (COST) Stock Rose, Bradley Foster & Sargent INC Has Upped Position
- December 23, 2017

Bradley Foster & Sargent Inc who had been investing in Costco for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $82.30B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.38% or $0.71 during the last trading session, reaching $186.8. Wells Fargo maintained the shares of COST in report on Monday, June 26 with "Hold" rating. On Wednesday, June 28 the stock rating was maintained by Robert W. (more...)
Trump's New National Security Strategy: What's In & Out Of Plate For India Trump's New National Security Strategy: What's In & Out Of Plate For India
- December 23, 2017

Eastern time, according to the White House. China and Russian Federation are viewed as a threat because their economies and technological power are growing outside the US -controlled and USA -imposed monetary system. And soon, the new document will have to come to terms with the real world where numerous ideas articulated may be found wanting. His conciliatory tone toward Putin came in sharp contrast to the 68-page strategy that was put together by key aides and which was created to serve ... (more...)
Gary Jamison Sells 570 Shares of Hormel Foods Corp (NYSE:HRL) Stock
- December 23, 2017

It has underperformed by 18.23% the S&P500. David Goel increased its stake in Tripadvisor Inc (TRIP) by 4.05% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. 191.01 million shares or 2.16% less from 195.22 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, January 16th will be paid a $0.1875 dividend. (more...)
SKorean building fire kills 29, injures 29 SKorean building fire kills 29, injures 29
- December 23, 2017

The building had several restaurants and leisure facilities, including a gym, the public bath and an indoor golf practice facility, the officials said. Organizers for the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics said the Olympic torch relay had been scheduled to pass through Jecheon on Friday, but the route had been revised because of the tragedy. (more...)
Nigeria, 127 Other Countries Ignore Trump - Vote Against US, Israel
- December 23, 2017

She has sought ways to cut the fat from the U.N. peace-keeping budget, and has used the monthly U.N. Security Council meeting to deal with the Middle East to call attention to Iranian aggression. Embassy to the disputed city. The OIC noted that the vote in the UN General Assembly on Jerusalem was historic and once again proved that the majority of states recognize Jerusalem as part of Palestine. (more...)
Three Turkish citizens detained by Israel in Jerusalem to stand trial Three Turkish citizens detained by Israel in Jerusalem to stand trial
- December 23, 2017

Israeli police barred a group of visitors, who were holding Turkish and Belgian citizenships, entering Al Aqsa which wanted to remove Turkish-flag t-shirts. Reportedly, Israeli police have said the group can not enter to Al Aqsa if they won't remove their t-shirts which sparked tensions between the group and the police. (more...)
US Court : Travel ban exceeds Trump's authority US Court : Travel ban exceeds Trump's authority
- December 23, 2017

A decision by the three-judge panel of the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia is the latest court decision to go against the White House, meaning the issue may end up before the Supreme Court. Trump, a Republican, has said the travel ban is needed to protect the United States from terrorism. "National security alone is not a "talismanic incantation" that once invoked, can support any and all exercise of executive power under" immigration law, the decision said. (more...)
Winter Weather Advisory Issued for the Area Winter Weather Advisory Issued for the Area
- December 23, 2017

Authorities in Lewis County travel advisory was in effect in Lewis County. For the Winter Weather Advisory, from 3 AM to 10 PM EST Saturday. From 7 a.m. The ice may result in hard travel conditions, the Weather Service said. If you haven't left for the holidays yet, keep an eye on the afternoon and evening weather as it might affect driving throughout the Lower Hudson Valley. (more...)
Indicator Focus: Ultimate Oscillator Spotted Above 60 for Ultrashort Utilities Proshares (SDP)
- December 23, 2017

The ATR is an indicator developed by J. Welles Wilder. The ATR is not used to measure price direction, just to measure volatility. Partnervest Advisory Services LLC purchased a new position in ProShares UltraShort QQQ in the second quarter valued at about $175,000. (more...)
Arab expat calls missile attack on Riyadh 'heroic' ... gets arrested Arab expat calls missile attack on Riyadh 'heroic' ... gets arrested
- December 23, 2017

The U.S. supports the Saudi-led coalition. "If we do not, then Iran will bring the world deeper into a broadening regional conflict", she told the U.N.'s Security Council . The first, on November 4, was sacked at King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh while the second was sacked at a Saudi oil refinery on November 30 . (more...)
Apple hit with lawsuit for deliberately slowing down older models of iPhone
- December 23, 2017

Poole wrote that he believed Apple chose to limit the phones' performance when battery condition declined. Apple added, "Last year we released a feature for iPhone 6 , iPhone 6s and iPhone SE to smooth out the instantaneous peaks only when needed to prevent the device from unexpectedly shutting down during these conditions". (more...)
Salman Khan, Shilpa Shetty deride Scheduled Castes in TV shows; booked Salman Khan, Shilpa Shetty deride Scheduled Castes in TV shows; booked
- December 23, 2017

Now, it is reported that an FIR has been lodged against Salman and Shilpa at Kotwali police station in Rajasthan's Churu district, reports The Indian Express . During the promotion of his upcoming film Tiger Zinda Hai , Salman had reportedly used the word " bhangi " while referring to his dancing skills. They have been accused of humiliating and insulting the Scheduled Castes by using the word " bhangi " in separate TV shows. (more...)
'Trump has put Pak on notice for terror'
- December 23, 2017

Pence told Afghan officials that President Trump's campaign will see it through for stability for Afghanistan and the defeat of the Taliban but deferred to the press to President Trump when asked if the USA will commit more troops. She also accused India of using Afghan soil to destabilise Pakistan. Mike Pence's scathing remarks seemed to be a furtherance of US President Donald Trump 's new National Security Strategy (NSS), which seeks a Pakistan that is not engaged in ... (more...)
American aid expert Henrietta Fore appointed to head UNICEF American aid expert Henrietta Fore appointed to head UNICEF
- December 23, 2017

Earlier in her career, from 1989 to 1993, she served as Assistant Administrator for Asia, and Assistant Administrator for Private Enterprise at USAID. In a statement, spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Fore "will be a powerful voice on behalf of the world's children in her new position with the U.N". UNICEF provides humanitarian and development assistance to children and mothers in over 190 developing nations and territories, focused primarily on saving children's lives and defending their ... (more...)
Amtrak derailment: Local mayor issued grave warning weeks before deadly incident Amtrak derailment: Local mayor issued grave warning weeks before deadly incident
- December 23, 2017

Safety board member Bella Dinh-Zarr said it's unclear why the train was traveling so fast or whether the crew knew of the speed limit. He said there were major injuries, some people were taken to the hospital while others remained trapped on the train. (more...)
Procter & Gamble Company (The) (PG) Shares Bought by Viking Fund Management LLC
- December 23, 2017

The stock increased 0.70% or $0.8 during the last trading session, reaching $115.35. Dean Investment Associates Llc decreased Aflac Inc (NYSE:AFL) stake by 18,940 shares to 56,464 valued at $4.60 million in 2017Q3. Jefferies maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, May 26 report. Rwc Asset Mngmt Llp holds 1.57% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) or 285,090 shares. (more...)
Trump signs tax reform bill before jetting to Florida for Christmas Trump signs tax reform bill before jetting to Florida for Christmas
- December 23, 2017

Director of Legislative Affairs and Assistant to the president Marc Short told NBC's Hallie Jackson that Trump may sign the Republican tax bill into law at Mar-a-Lago, Elite Daily reported. "This tax bill provides confidence". The town's traffic restrictions go into effect at 4 a.m. today and continue through January 1. The Town of Palm Beach also tweeted that checkpoints and road closures will be in effect in the vicinity of Mar-a-Lago, which is near Southern Blvd. (more...)
Charles Barkley Jokingly Thanked GOP For New Tax Bill: 'Sorry, Poor People' Charles Barkley Jokingly Thanked GOP For New Tax Bill: 'Sorry, Poor People'
- December 23, 2017

However, Charles Barkley isn't the only figure to come out and denounce the newest tax cut. I'm going to trickle my fat (butt) down to the jewelry store to get a new Rolex. The country is technically awaiting a verdict but Barkley is not hopeful. "Sorry, poor people. I'm hoping for ya'll, but ya'll ain't got no chance". Critics of the Republican tax bill, which President Donald Trump signed into law on Friday morning, say it helps rich people more than it benefits poor and middle-class ... (more...)

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