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Bengal by-elections: Trinamool makes clean sweep, BJP comes second Bengal by-elections: Trinamool makes clean sweep, BJP comes second
- February 01, 2018

But this time CPM managed to get 1.3 lakh votes. As per reports, the Trinamool candidate was leading by more than 60,000 votes in Uluberia . Earlier in 2016, Congress had won the Noapara seat when it had an alliance with Left Front, but now Congress managed only a little over 10,000 votes in Noapara and in Uluberia it had a awful poor show where it bagged as little as 23,000 votes and thus lost its deposit. (more...)
Bengal Inc hails state budget Bengal Inc hails state budget
- February 01, 2018

This one new scheme - down to its name - could sum up the budget Mitra presented in the state assembly on Wednesday. Presenting a budget for 2018-19 sans any fresh taxes, he also proposed exemption on mutation fee in case of selling of farmland for agricultural activities, and increasing pension benefits for old agricultural workers. (more...)
Michelle Obama tells Ellen to 'forget what they're saying in Washington' Michelle Obama tells Ellen to 'forget what they're saying in Washington'
- February 01, 2018

Malia , a freshman at Harvard University, has "a room in the attic somewhere". "And I do a show every single day where I'm supposed to make people happy and forget about what's going on in the world. We know who we are and I know who this country is cause I went out to towns and cities all over the place and even if people didn't agree with me or my husband, they were kind, they were hardworking, they were trying to do the right things every day and that's what we have to remember about each ... (more...)
Targa Resources Corp (TRGP) Shares Bought by Nisa Investment Advisors LLC
- February 01, 2018

Targa Resources In now has $10.35 billion valuation. Company's return on equity, which is really just the product of the company's profit margin, asset turnover, and financial leverage ratios, is 2.60%, which is worse than the Oil & Gas Pipelines industry average ROE. (more...)
Man says he sold ammo to shooter Man says he sold ammo to shooter
- February 01, 2018

The records were released Wednesday in response to a public records lawsuit filed by The Associated Press and Las Vegas Review-Journal. Each report has the victim's name redacted. But Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo has made clear that he believes Paddock acted alone. The lawyer said the type and quantity of ammunition Paddock bought from his client wasn't unusual. (more...)
India to get world's largest health insurance scheme, many call it 'ModiCare' India to get world's largest health insurance scheme, many call it 'ModiCare'
- February 01, 2018

We look forward to partnering the government in supporting these initiatives", Mehta said. While a set of experts termed the announcement of the new health protection scheme a "gamechanger", others opined the step will make healthcare accessible to the poorest, provided it reaches them. (more...)
Nearly 1000 miners trapped underground in Sibanye Gold mine in FS Nearly 1000 miners trapped underground in Sibanye Gold mine in FS
- February 01, 2018

He also added that power was being restored to the mine but there was not yet enough to bring the miners to the surface. More than 1,000 miners are awaiting evacuation from the Beatrix mine in Free State province, some 122km (76 miles) north of the city of Bloemfontein. (more...)
Dead as Helicopter Hits California Home Dead as Helicopter Hits California Home
- February 01, 2018

Watzman, the manager of the Standard Hotel in Hollywood, was remembered as a world traveler, a dog rescuer, and a person with a zest for life. Reichelt was with the company for more than six years as a regional director of finance at The Standard in Miami. (more...)
Vodafone UK Home Broadband ISP Grows to 316000 Subscribers Vodafone UK Home Broadband ISP Grows to 316000 Subscribers
- February 01, 2018

But fixed service revenues, which includes business customers and broadband, fell 0.6pc, despite a 14pc rise in the number of its broadband customers to 316,000. Mobile service revenue declined 5 .2%* (Q2: -3.7%*), but grew 1.6%* (Q2: 1.0%*) excluding the impact of handset financing and regulation. In addition, its 4G subscriber base passed through the 100 million barrier for the first time. (more...)
FBI urges White House not to release GOP Russia-probe memo FBI urges White House not to release GOP Russia-probe memo
- February 01, 2018

The FBI on Wednesday issued a rare public statement disavowing the memo's "material omissions of fact", prompting Swalwell to fume on Twitter that his Republican committee colleagues had misled him. Schiff also has suggested Nunes coordinated with the Trump administration to release the memo, noting "it is hard for me to escape the conclusion that this is anything but doing the bidding of the White House", according to a transcript of the intelligence panel's Monday night closed-door ... (more...)
Train Carrying GOP Lawmakers Hits Garbage Truck In Virginia Train Carrying GOP Lawmakers Hits Garbage Truck In Virginia
- February 01, 2018

This was a huge trash truck. "Oh, Jesus, sorry about that, we hit a bump here", he told AM 1100 The Flag, a station in Fargo, North Dakota. Some members of Congress who are doctors tended to the injured until emergency responders arrived. (more...)
PC Party to Choose New Leader March 10th PC Party to Choose New Leader March 10th
- February 01, 2018

In one direction, interim PC leader Vic Fedeli has vowed to root out the "rot" in the party and guide it to firm ground as it prepares for the June 7 provincial election. "I wish to express my honest appreciation for the many Ontarians who have urged me to consider running for Progressive Conservative Party leader, and for Premier". (more...)
Rockets from Syria kill teen in Turkey's border town Rockets from Syria kill teen in Turkey's border town
- February 01, 2018

Thousands of Turkish troops, working alongside Turkish-backed Syrian rebels, entered Kurdish-held northern Syria on January 20th in an effort to clear out the YPG-held area of Afrin. Two people were taken to hospital after the attack and one, 17-year-old Fatma Avlar, died from her wounds. Russian Federation has, however, voiced concern about the Turkish military operation in Afrin, calling on the sides to exercise restraint. (more...)
$400 million tax charge sees Lenovo post Q3 loss $400 million tax charge sees Lenovo post Q3 loss
- February 01, 2018

It had in January said it expected to incur a one-off charge for the nine months ended in December due to a reassessment of United States deferred tax assets. Worldwide PC shipments rose during the December quarter for the first time in six years - albeit less than 1 percent. Lenovo's overall revenue climbed 6 percent to $12.94 billion, driven by a 7.6 percent increase to $9.3 billion from its core PC and smart devices division, partly offsetting the 5 percent drop to $2.1 billion revenue of ... (more...)
Missouri man charged in the killings of a toddler and her parents Missouri man charged in the killings of a toddler and her parents
- February 01, 2018

According to deputies, the confessed to killing Million and Kitts while at the home with a knife. The young family lived in Wayne County but had relatives in Carter and Reynolds counties. Kitts and Million were not hitched, but rather have been two or three eight years and were "stunning parents to Willa", a relative said in an announcement. (more...)
Trey Gowdy: FISA Memo Will Be 'Embarrassing to Adam Schiff' Trey Gowdy: FISA Memo Will Be 'Embarrassing to Adam Schiff'
- February 01, 2018

Schiff wrote on Twitter. Trump has until Saturday to decide whether to block the memo's exposure after the Intelligence Committee voted along party lines to release it to the public. "It's f--ing apoplectic and ridiculous", one Senate Democratic aide said about the memo, which was authored by House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes, R-California. (more...)
Visit to contribute to Nepal-India relations: Swaraj Visit to contribute to Nepal-India relations: Swaraj
- February 01, 2018

The two leaders held wide ranging discussions on ways to take the special relationship between India and Nepal forward, Kumar said. Nepal's State Minister for Finance Udaya Sumsher Rana, Indian Ambassador Manjeev Singh Puri and Nepalese government officials welcomed Sushma Swaraj and her delegation at the Tribhuvan International Airport. (more...)
Shahid and Mira showstopper in Shahid and Mira showstopper in "Lakme Fashion Week"
- February 01, 2018

Shahid Kapoor has walked the ramp for Lakme Fashion Week, before, but it was Mira's debut at the ramp. Actor Shahid Kapoor and his wife Mira Kapoor has never shied away to confess their love for each other on numerous occasions and their chemistry as the showstoppers at the Lakme Fashion Week is just another instance of their public display of affection (PDA). (more...)
Mueller seeks to interview Trump legal team ex-spokesman Mueller seeks to interview Trump legal team ex-spokesman
- February 01, 2018

Now that reports have emerged about McGahn's role in blocking Trump from firing Mueller in June, legal experts say there is reason to believe that Trump's efforts to further curtail the Russian Federation investigation will be met with further resistance. (more...)
Mike Pence burns Joe Manchin's friendship for the sake of politics Mike Pence burns Joe Manchin's friendship for the sake of politics
- February 01, 2018

Joe Manchin in a likely preview of what could be a crucial Senate race for both parties. Pence attacked Manchin for voting against repealing and replacing ObamaCare, defunding Planned Parenthood and promising to vote against an immigration package that includes funding for President Trump's promised wall along the U.S. (more...)
Palace says it will not meddle in Faeldon case Palace says it will not meddle in Faeldon case
- February 01, 2018

Despite the jail's congestion, Solda said that Faeldon told him that he felt lonely at the Senate detention room, and would just go to bed once his visitors left as he had nobody else to talk to. "Hence the visit as a show of sympathy", he said. "Former Customs Commissioner Nicanor Faeldon was transferred to BJMP custody around 12:05 noontime today", the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) said in a statement. (more...)
Traders Sell Crown Castle International (CCI) on Strength (CCI)
- February 01, 2018

As the P/E goes up, it shows that current investor sentiment is that the company is worth more. Its up 0.27, from 1.31 in 2017Q2. 53 funds opened positions while 169 raised stakes. (NYSE:REIT) rating on Friday, July 7. The firm has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Friday, May 26. Park National Corp who had been investing in Coca for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $202.00 billion market cap company. (more...)
Brexit Bulletin: After the leak, Parliament gets a look Brexit Bulletin: After the leak, Parliament gets a look
- February 01, 2018

She is not unaware that French President Macron was in China at the beginning of January , and that Macron, speaking not only for his own country but also for the European Union , would like to strengthen relations with China at Britain's expense. (more...)
Russian president Putin sorry for not 'shielding' athletes from doping scandal Russian president Putin sorry for not 'shielding' athletes from doping scandal
- February 01, 2018

Roughly 30 spouses, partners, parents and siblings and at least one aunt and uncle will be in the stands to watch the Canadian Olympic women's curling team compete in the 2018 Winter Games in South Korea . "This panel's unfortunate decision provides a very small measure of punishment for some athletes but a complete "get out of jail free card" for most". (more...)
Canadian national anthem changed to become gender-neutral Canadian national anthem changed to become gender-neutral
- February 01, 2018

The most recent push to create a gender-neutral national anthem was from Liberal MP Mauril Bélanger, who died only a few months after the bill was passed in June 2016. "This may be small, it's about two words, but it's huge... we can now sing it with pride knowing the law will support us in terms of the language". (more...)
Juventus speak out about Emre Can, Philippe Coutinho returns Juventus speak out about Emre Can, Philippe Coutinho returns
- February 01, 2018

Emre Can's contract expires in June, for which it was assumed that a club like ours would put our eyes on him. We've opened talks with his camp, but it doesn't mean that it's done. "As long as people behave like Emre is and delivers, that's all you want". Can joined Liverpool from Leverkusen under then boss Rodgers and from that point forward has performed as one of the key players of the present Liverpool side. (more...)
CHAN: Hosts Morocco Overcome Libya, Reach First-Ever Final CHAN: Hosts Morocco Overcome Libya, Reach First-Ever Final
- February 01, 2018

El Kaabi scored the second goal for Morocco at the 97th minute, becoming the first player to score eight goals in CHAN's history. The 24-year-old striker, who was not guaranteed a starting place ahead of the Championship, found space to nod Morocco in front after 73 minutes against dogged Libya. (more...)
Kenyan govt yanks off three TV stations, bans resistant movement Kenyan govt yanks off three TV stations, bans resistant movement
- February 01, 2018

The government shut down the East African nation's three leading TV stations when they tried to broadcast Tuesday's "swearing-in" of opposition leader Raila Odinga, who declared himself "the people's president" in protest of President Uhuru Kenyatta's election win previous year. (more...)
North Korea Will Display Missiles Before Winter Olympics to 'Scare' USA North Korea Will Display Missiles Before Winter Olympics to 'Scare' USA
- February 01, 2018

He said the US was waging a "maximum pressure" campaign to prevent that - referring to the global effort to deepen the North's economic and diplomatic isolation through sanctions. Trump's third attempt at a travel ban , signed in September, prevented nationals from eight countries, including North Korea, from entering the U.S.in what the administration justified as an attempt to enhance information sharing among countries and enforce stricter vetting. (more...)
Sherry Anderson needs to finish pool play at Scotties strong to advance Sherry Anderson needs to finish pool play at Scotties strong to advance
- February 01, 2018

What's odd for Englot, under this new format, is that she didn't know the next team she'll be facing. "It was a good game". Quebec made shots, but struggled with trying to make the ideal shot. "We were a little nervous on that last shot of hers". We couldn't really tell if the angles were there for two. "It was a little scary". Einarson posted a 9-3 win over Kerry Galusha (1-5) of the Northwest Territories. (more...)

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