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BMC passes motion to make Vande Mataram mandatory in all municipal schools BMC passes motion to make Vande Mataram mandatory in all municipal schools
- August 10, 2017

The proposal will now be sent to the Maharashtra government for a final decision. Patel was quoted as saying, "The song as such would only increase patriotism in the minds of children". "While I am not opposed to singing Vande Mataram, there is no need to make it mandatory in BMC schools". Last month, the Madras High Court had ruled that Vande Mataram should be sung in all schools and colleges across the state "at least once a week", and in government and private offices "at least once a ... (more...)
Korea with tough new sanctions - but will they work?
- August 10, 2017

The DPRK's actions, which the statement says "gave threat to global peace and security", will block transactions in coal, iron and iron ore, ban imports of copper, nickel, silver and zinc from North Korea, as well as suspend scientific and technical cooperation and even slow the flow of earnings made by the country's citizens while overseas being sent home. (more...)
Timberwolves release new uniforms for 2017-18 season Timberwolves release new uniforms for 2017-18 season
- August 10, 2017

And now, new threads. It's interesting to note that the new jerseys won't be available for purchase until September 29. While numerous uniforms released by National Basketball Association teams this summer haven't been much of a departure from what they wore last season, that is not the case for Minnesota. (more...)
Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE:RHI) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub
- August 10, 2017

It has outperformed by 1.12% the S&P500. (RHI) by 69.9% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Schroder Investment Management Group now owns 440,200 shares with a value of $21,028,000. was downgraded to "sector perform" by analysts at RBC Capital. The stock has "Equal Weight" rating by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, January 10. Robert Half International's payout ratio is 37.21%. (more...)
H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (HEES) Rating Lowered to Buy at BidaskClub
- August 10, 2017

The value of the investment in H&E Equipment Services, Inc. went from $0 to $11,000 increasing inf% for the reporting period. (NASDAQ:HEES). Goldman Sachs holds 0% or 262,051 shares. Victory Capital Management Inc augmented its position by buying 103,360 shares an increase of 138.2%. (NASDAQ:HEES) or 191,688 shares. Prudential Financial holds 26,157 shares. (more...)
Mathes Company Inc. Has $815000 Position in Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)
- August 10, 2017

Finally, Northwest Quadrant Wealth Management LLC purchased a new position in Microsoft Corporation during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $205,000. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, July 6 by Canaccord Genuity. (NASDAQ:SLGN) earned "Outperform" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Tuesday, January 24. (more...)
Rouhani appoints female vice-presidents after criticism Rouhani appoints female vice-presidents after criticism
- August 10, 2017

Massoumeh Ebtekar, known internationally for her role as spokesperson during the 1980 USA embassy hostage crisis, was named as vice president in charge of women's affairs, having previously run the environment brief in Rouhani's office. Masumeh Ebtekar has been named vice-president for family and women's affairs, Laya Joneydi is vice-president for legal affairs and Shahindokht Mowlaverdi is the president's assistant for civil rights. (more...)
Kashmir lawmaker Rasheed will resign from Assembly, to join Kashmir Hurriyat Kashmir lawmaker Rasheed will resign from Assembly, to join Kashmir Hurriyat
- August 10, 2017

He said let all the stakeholders work for a resolution of Kashmir issue and block New Delhi's nefarious efforts aimed at changing the demography of the state by tinkering Article 35-A. "I would like to tell Geelani that if you have a roadmap, which can be strengthened by my joining Hurriyat, then I am ready to make any sacrifice including giving up by Assembly seat", Rashid said. (more...)
Hearing Resumes In Penn State Fraternity Death Hearing Resumes In Penn State Fraternity Death
- August 10, 2017

She noted that video showing Piazza closing the patio door - the last steps he's seen taking on camera before what was possibly his second fall into the basement - amounted to about 10 seconds of balance in a night-full of harmful collisions and falls around the darkened ground floor of the fraternity. (more...)
Severe weather threat returns to KAKEland Severe weather threat returns to KAKEland
- August 10, 2017

Flash flooding remains a potential risk of the heavy rainfall. Today will be hot and humid with highs in the low to mid 90s under partly cloudy skies. "While the details remain hard to pinpoint, many areas will see 3 to 5 inches of rain between Thursday and Saturday night, with local amounts possibly approaching 10 inches", meteorologists state in the hazardous weather outlook. (more...)
Alliancebernstein LP Decreases Its Position in Huntington Bancshares Incorpora (HBAN)
- August 10, 2017

The Volatility 3m is a similar percentage determined by the daily log normal returns and standard deviation of the share price over 3 months. Shell Asset Management Co. Lumbard & Kellner Llc, a New Hampshire-based fund reported 228,700 shares.#img1#. Bb&T reported 32,359 shares. Cwm Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0% in Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN). (more...)
Millennials Support Most of Trump's Immigration Policies — RAISE
- August 10, 2017

And claiming to curb " illegal " immigration by putting artificial caps in the way of families and the market is idiocy. "The problem with Trump is he demonizes people", says Doyle. Reduce family-migration quota from 226,000 to 88,000. Employment-based green cards would be changed with a point system to select immigrants. "This competitive application process will favor applicants who can speak English, financially support themselves and their families and demonstrate skills that will ... (more...)
Red Cross needs summer blood donations Red Cross needs summer blood donations
- August 10, 2017

Prospective donors can also pre-register by visiting Red Cross. "Blood donations often do not keep pace with hospital demand during the summer months, but every day there are thousands who need lifesaving blood", said Bernadette Jay, external communications manager, Mid-Atlantic and Appalachian Blood Services Regions. (more...)
Fatal police-involved shooting in Dyer after chase in IL Fatal police-involved shooting in Dyer after chase in IL
- August 10, 2017

Indiana State Police spokesman Master Trooper Glen Fifield says he couldn't immediately confirm whether the person shot was armed or what prompted officers to open fire. It is unknown if the officer involved in the shooting was from Dyer or St. John. Chicago television stations are reporting that the shooting happened in IN following a police chase that started in suburbs south of Chicago. (more...)
New Iowa License Plate Options Revealed New Iowa License Plate Options Revealed
- August 10, 2017

The choices for a new license design will be revealed today as well. There are now not plans to change to collegiate plates or other specialty plates. "They're talented individuals who worked hard to really capture the core and the essense of our great state". The new plate will replace the county standard issue plate which now carries a blue and white city and country design. (more...)
Chelsea Manning Poses in Red Bathing Suit in 'Vogue' Chelsea Manning Poses in Red Bathing Suit in 'Vogue'
- August 10, 2017

Manning, a transgender woman, was sentenced to 35 years in prison for leaking classified national security information. Obama commuted her sentence days before he left office. Her first major interview after prison was published in the New York Times Magazine in June . "I gravitated more toward playing house, but the teachers were always pushing me toward playing the more competitive games with the boys", she says. (more...)
Seoul shares end lower on foreign selling amid tensions over North Korea
- August 10, 2017

The call came hours after the communist state again threatened to stage a missile exercise in clear defiance of the latest U.N. Security Council sanctions resolution condemning its two missile provocations involving claimed intercontinental ballistic missiles last month. (more...)
Thunder F Patterson undergoes knee surgery Thunder F Patterson undergoes knee surgery
- August 10, 2017

The knee in question has been a thorn in Patterson's side as far back as 2013, and the 28-year-old big man missed 17 games last season due to left knee-related issues. Patterson experienced discomfort in the same knee last season with Toronto, and his training was monitored by the Thunder during the summer. The 2017-18 National Basketball Association season begins the third week of October. (more...)
Comisión electoral keniana investigará alegación de fraude Comisión electoral keniana investigará alegación de fraude
- August 10, 2017

Odinga ha denunciado en una rueda de prensa que el sistema informático de la Comisión Electoral ha sufrido un ciberataque que ha permitido manipular los resultados de los comicios del 8 de agosto, según los cuales, el actual presidente, Uhuru Kenyatta , ha conseguido el 54,8 por ciento de los votos. (more...)
Police rush to Borough Market amid acid attack fears - three injured Police rush to Borough Market amid acid attack fears - three injured
- August 10, 2017

The property was evacuated as a precaution, police said, and a staff member who tried to enter the restaurant was seen being turned away by police. Witnesses at the scene posted pictures on social media, which appears to show officials congregated around the Feng Sushi restaurant towards the back of the market. (more...)
North Korea crisis puts cozy relationship in spotlight — Fox & Friends & Trump North Korea crisis puts cozy relationship in spotlight — Fox & Friends & Trump
- August 10, 2017

US Defence Secretary James Mattis has said North Korea should cease any consideration of actions that would "lead to the end of its regime and the destruction of its people". Republican Senator Dan Sullivan said a preemptive strike against the North Korean regime would require congressional approval. "He's got to make a decision, and he's got to make it pretty quickly", Graham said, adding, "I don't know when this is going to happen, but if something doesn't change, we're headed toward a ... (more...)
India trying to convert Kashmir into a Muslim minority region: FO India trying to convert Kashmir into a Muslim minority region: FO
- August 10, 2017

They said, for the past many months, Kashmir has been turned into a killing field and the massacre of young unarmed Kashmiris has become the order of the day. The Spokesman said that with these measures, India is bringing material change to the Indian occupied Jammu & Kashmir which is a violation of United National Security Council (UNSC) resolution on Jammu & Kashmir. (more...)
China urges United States to respect its sovereignty, says destroyer violated its security China urges United States to respect its sovereignty, says destroyer violated its security
- August 10, 2017

A US Navy warship is reported to have travelled within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island that Beijing claims as its own in the disputed South China Sea on Thursday (10 August), making China's hackles rise. It's the third time since President Trump took office the Pentagon ordered a Navy destroyer to challenge China's territorial claims in the South China Sea . (more...)
17% Of Homeless People In Employment 17% Of Homeless People In Employment
- August 10, 2017

Of those aged 15 and over - 17 percent were at work and over 2000 were either unemployed or looking for a first time job. A majority (58%) were male, and 73% of homeless people were found in the Dublin region. Focus Ireland Director of Advocacy Mike Allen said the census data "demolishes numerous myths that people have" about homelessness. The latest figures released by the CSO show nearly 7000 people were homeless across the country. (more...)
PM Modi Looking Forward For Ivanka Trump's Attendance at Global Entrepreneurship Summit PM Modi Looking Forward For Ivanka Trump's Attendance at Global Entrepreneurship Summit
- August 10, 2017

Ivanka had then tweeted, "Thank you, Prime Minister Modi, for inviting me to lead the United States delegation to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in India this fall". She wrote: "Thank you, Prime Minister Modi, for inviting me to lead the USA delegation to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in India this fall". NITI Aayog will lead Global Entrepreneurship Summit, 2017, hosted by India in partnership with the US. (more...)
Saudi, Iraq pledge to cooperate on ensuring oil market stability
- August 10, 2017

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman discussed enhancing bilateral ties between the kingdom and Iraq during a meeting with visiting Iraqi Oil Minister Jabbar al-Allaib on Wednesday evening in Jeddah, the Al Arabiya TV reported. The parties also reportedly discussed joint projects in the economy and energy in particular, opening ports, launching direct flights as well as stimulating Saudi trade and investments. (more...)
Trump Just Tweeted Out This Hilariously Inaccurate Twitter Poll Trump Just Tweeted Out This Hilariously Inaccurate Twitter Poll
- August 10, 2017

Trump retweeted a post by ProgressPolls that asked respondents whether Trump or former President Obama is a better president of the U.S. Amid increasing tensions with North Korea, President Trump has taken to Twitter to highlight comparisons between his leadership and that of former president Barack Obama, including an unscientific, almost week-old poll asserting he is the better president. (more...)
Yen firms after N.Korea says considering plan to strike Guam Yen firms after N.Korea says considering plan to strike Guam
- August 10, 2017

Residents woke up Thursday to another pointed threat from Pyongyang , which vowed to complete a plan to attack waters near the island by mid-August. The nuclear-armed nation said it was finalizing plans to fire four intermediate-range missiles over Japan to land 18-25 miles from Guam . (more...)
Heart-stopping moment train collides with auto Heart-stopping moment train collides with auto
- August 10, 2017

Security camera video from Poland captured the moment a driver's poor decision to ignore a railway crossing signal almost resulted in the death of her and the three other passengers in the vehicle. (more...)
Judge Orders New Searches for Benghazi Emails
- August 10, 2017

Specifically, the department is ordered to search the email accounts of aides of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton , including Huma Abedin , Cheryl Mills and Jacob Sullivan. "State has an obligation to search its own server for responsive records". He noted that "Secretary Clinton used a private e-mail server located in her home, to transmit and receive work-related communications during her tenure as Secretary of State". (more...)

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