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Iranian woman gets 24 months in prison for removing headscarf Iranian woman gets 24 months in prison for removing headscarf
- March 09, 2018

It is none of your business. Khamenei was quoted as saying by his official website. "As we have announced several times in the past and announce it once again, the country's defense capabilities and power are not subject to negotiations and bargaining", Ayatollah Khamenei said in a graduation ceremony of Army cadets at the time. (more...)
Islamabad HC allows terrorist Hafiz Saeed's party to register with election body Islamabad HC allows terrorist Hafiz Saeed's party to register with election body
- March 09, 2018

The court would resume hearing on April 4. Opposing the registration of MML as a political party, the country's Interior Ministry had said it was "affiliated" with terror organisation Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT). The political party was launched in August previous year by Hafiz Saeed, the mastermind of the deadly 2008 Mumbai attacks. However, a review board comprising judges of the High Court denied an application of the government for further detention and house arrest of Jud chief as it failed to ... (more...)
The PARK CIRCLE Co Buys New Position in Macquarie Infrastructure Corp
- March 09, 2018

The stock increased 1.49% or $0.81 during the last trading session, reaching $55.19. Ansys, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) has risen 43.75% since March 8, 2017 and is uptrending. Bath Savings Tru Company holds 42,537 shares or 0.27% of its portfolio. World Asset Mngmt invested 0.01% in Lazard Ltd (NYSE:LAZ). Brown Advisory reported 3.93 million shares. (more...)
Walt Disney Co (DIS) Holdings Cut by Earnest Partners LLC Walt Disney Co (DIS) Holdings Cut by Earnest Partners LLC
- March 09, 2018

The company has market cap of $5.35 billion. The stock decreased 0.66% or $1.18 during the last trading session, reaching $178.46. About 3.13M shares traded. Carret Asset Mgmt Ltd has 19,544 shares for 0.14% of their portfolio. National Bank Of Montreal Can holds 0% in Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. Hap Trading Lc holds 11,721 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. (more...)
Pew: US Catholics Show 'Signs of Disenchantment' With Pope Francis Pew: US Catholics Show 'Signs of Disenchantment' With Pope Francis
- March 09, 2018

According to a new study from the Pew Research Center , the first Latin American pope retains a soaring 84 percent favorability rating among Catholics overall, with only a 1 percentage point drop since 2014. Honoring Mary as mother of the church on the day after Pentecost also highlights for Catholics that Mary was present with the disciples on Pentecost, praying with them as the Holy Spirit descended. (more...)
No action against H Raja over remarks on Periyar tweet: Amit Shah No action against H Raja over remarks on Periyar tweet: Amit Shah
- March 09, 2018

TN government then told the court that protection has been ensured for statues across state. States were asked to deal firmly with the people indulging in such acts of vandalism by booking them under the relevant provisions of law. "The recent issue on destroying of statues is extremely unfortunate". These instances prompted the home ministry to send an advisory to the state governments on Wednesday. (more...)
Really happy, says Hadiya after SC restores her marriage with Shafin Jahan Really happy, says Hadiya after SC restores her marriage with Shafin Jahan
- March 09, 2018

Hadiya, 24, can now live her husband, accused of being an ISIS recruiter, the top court said, setting aside a Kerala High Court order that had annulled the marriage and sent her to parental custody in May a year ago. "But when two freely consenting adults have made a decision to get married, can the court go into the rightness or correctness of the partner or the justness of marriage?" A father is in pain to hear that his daughter has gone with a terrorist. (more...)
Penguins share selfie session using researcher's camera Penguins share selfie session using researcher's camera
- March 09, 2018

Australian Antarctic expeditioner, Eddie Gault left a camera to observer the birds who quickly investigated, and posed, for the camera. The division is responsible for the "advancement of Australia's strategic, scientific, environmental and economic interests in the Antarctic by protecting, administering and researching the region". (more...)
Big Texas turnout another sign of Democratic energy in Trump era
- March 09, 2018

Democrats , based on some early special election result successes in state legislative races and a potential success in next week's special election in Pennsylvania's 18th Congressional District, believe they can gain the 24 seats they need to take back majority control in the House of Representatives. (more...)
China says no 'backroom deals' in new Silk Road initiative China says no 'backroom deals' in new Silk Road initiative
- March 09, 2018

BEIJING-China's exports surged unexpectedly in February, further widening its global trade surplus at a time when the Trump administration has put a special focus on the US trade deficit with Beijing. A US Trade Representative report accused China of engaging in "trade secret theft, rampant online piracy and counterfeiting, and high levels of physical pirated and counterfeit exports to markets around the globe". (more...)
$10 bill featuring Canadian civil rights icon Viola Desmond to be unveiled $10 bill featuring Canadian civil rights icon Viola Desmond to be unveiled
- March 09, 2018

In 2010, the government of Nova Scotia issued an apology to Desmond, for prosecuting her and acknowledged her courage in resisting racial discrimination. Desmond, a successful black Nova Scotian businesswoman, is best known for defiantly refusing to leave a whites-only area of a movie theatre in 1946. (more...)
Eau Claire school police working to ensure student's safety during national walkout Eau Claire school police working to ensure student's safety during national walkout
- March 09, 2018

In order to stand up for stricter gun control laws, LHS students have organized a school-wide march out on March 14 for 17 minutes to honor the 17 lives lost in Parkland. However, they say they need to look at the safety of all students. Local districts KSBY spoke with have no issues with students taking part in the day's events as it falls on a Saturday and does not interfere with school. (more...)
Student films racist chants in university halls Student films racist chants in university halls
- March 09, 2018

At least two male voices can be heard yelling "We hate the blacks", "Blacks would go back to picking cotton," and " f**k the blacks ". On Thursday, the Notts Police announced it had apprehended the two 18-year-old suspects who were allegedly responsible for the racist chants. (more...)
Quake death toll now at 55 in Papua New Guinea Quake death toll now at 55 in Papua New Guinea
- March 09, 2018

The magnitude 7.5 quake on February 26 destroyed homes and triggered landslides in a remote region and information has filtered out slowly. "I have advised Prime Minister Netanyahu of the immediate needs at the impacted regions, including lack of electric power", Prime Minister O'Neill said. (more...)
Grey's Anatomy losing two major female leads Grey's Anatomy losing two major female leads
- March 09, 2018

Jessica tweeted: '[Arizona] was one of the first members of the LGBTQ community to be represented in a series regular role on network television. Grey's Anatomy airs Thursdays at 8/7c on ABC . "Thank you for all of the love", Sarah wrote on Twitter . The producers pick those who will be staying and leaving at the start of the year and this year Arizona Robbins and April Kepner were the two doctors chosen to leave. (more...)
Mississippi Senate approves 15-week abortion ban Mississippi Senate approves 15-week abortion ban
- March 09, 2018

Republican Gov. Phil Bryant on Thursday reiterated an earlier pledge to sign the bill. The only exceptions to the 15-week cutoff in the bill are a woman's medical emergency related to the pregnancy or a medical abnormality that makes the fetus "incompatible with life". (more...)
Mary McAleese calls Catholic Church an 'an empire of misogyny' Mary McAleese calls Catholic Church an 'an empire of misogyny'
- March 09, 2018

Former Irish president Mary McAleese has urged the pope to visit Newry in the wake of a sex abuse scandal, as well as attacking the Catholic church over its "codology dressed up as theology". But it is moving to another location in Rome outside the Vatican walls this year after aconservative U.S. cardinal requested that three gay rights campaigners, including Mrs McAleese, be excluded from the programme. (more...)
Fake news is 70% MORE likely to be shared than true stories Fake news is 70% MORE likely to be shared than true stories
- March 09, 2018

The researchers said it is possible the same holds true on other social media platforms but said more study was needed. Lead author Soroush Vosoughi said the three incorrect stories that got the most traction included one about an Iraq war veteran being a runner-up to Caitlyn Jenner for an ESPN courage award . (more...)
California Senators Won't Even Meet With ICE Director California Senators Won't Even Meet With ICE Director
- March 09, 2018

Homan said in response that ICE was "enforcing the law" and added that "what Kamala Harris needs to understand is her facts" before explaining that the vast majority of his agency's arrests included people with criminal convictions. Are You Literally Saying They're Lying?' When asked about Brown's comments, Homan replied, "No, we're not going to war with California". "I would think that the Oakland mayor and the congressional representatives of California would send me letters thanking ... (more...)
Two SWAT officers responded to the Parkland rampage uninvited. They've been punished Two SWAT officers responded to the Parkland rampage uninvited. They've been punished
- March 09, 2018

After learning that a gunman was shooting up a Parkland, Fla., school on February 14, two members of the Miramar Police Department SWAT team rushed to help. Four armed deputies, including school resource officer Scot Peterson, did not immediately enter the building where Cruz slaughtered students and staff, as Broward Sheriff Scott Israel has said is agency policy. (more...)
Judge urges settlement in blockage of Trump tweets Judge urges settlement in blockage of Trump tweets
- March 09, 2018

Buchwald said. "He can avoid hearing them by muting them". Buchwald said Trump could simply elect not to see unwanted tweets by "muting" accounts. "It is just not like the public forum cases, where the microphone is turned off", he said. Fallow argued in response that the president has placed an undue burden on the plaintiffs' speech by blocking them, which also has an impact on the comment threads provoked by Trump's tweets. (more...)
Salary cap impact of the Rams agreeing to trade for Aqib Talib Salary cap impact of the Rams agreeing to trade for Aqib Talib
- March 09, 2018

Talib's play did not slide significantly in 2017, as he made his fifth consecutive Pro Bowl and moved into fourth place in career interceptions returned for touchdowns. Analysis: The Broncos have $24 million in cap room, according to OverTheCap.com, but may need to clear additional space in order to make a run at Kirk Cousins. (more...)
Pep Guardiola Laments Meaningless Passes After Basel Defeat Pep Guardiola Laments Meaningless Passes After Basel Defeat
- March 09, 2018

He said (via Marca ): "From tomorrow we'll be happy to have qualified, but in the second half we forgot to attack and forgot to play , to pass the ball". This news will of course cause some discomfort in the boardrooms of fellow Premier League rivals, who will have to seriously up their game if they are going to be able to compete with Guardiola's magnificent City team over the coming seasons. (more...)
Corea Sud: summit con Corea Nord in aprile, Kim apre a Usa Corea Sud: summit con Corea Nord in aprile, Kim apre a Usa
- March 09, 2018

Le due Coree hanno concordato di tenere un summit tra leader, Kim Jong-un e Moon Jae-in, verso la fine di april, e Pyongyang intende sospendere le attività di sviluppo nucleare e missilistiche con una "moratoria" per tutta la durata del dialogo Nord-Sud. (more...)
Hundreds of trains cancelled in Spain over women's strike Hundreds of trains cancelled in Spain over women's strike
- March 09, 2018

While 10 of Spain's unions have called for 24-hour strikes, two of the most powerful have asked their members to participate in a two-hour stoppage. The strike has been made more visible by several female TV presenters, such as the popular Ana Rosa Quintana, deciding not to work, leading to their live mid-morning shows being replaced by pre-recorded programs. (more...)
Trump to meet with video-game industry in wake of Florida shooting Trump to meet with video-game industry in wake of Florida shooting
- March 09, 2018

That list notably leaves off lawmakers like Rep. Brian Mast (R-Fla.)-who in a recent interview called out "the societal impacts of people being desensitized to killing" by games like Call of Duty and movies like John Wick-and Rep. The ESA, which represents the video game industry, has long pushed back against claims that video game violence causes real-life aggression. On Twitter in 2012, Trump tweeted: "Video game violence & glorification must be stopped". (more...)
Martin O'Neill Hits Out At Martin O'Neill Hits Out At "Catholic" Claim By Michael O'Neill
- March 09, 2018

We have lost players to England. But in a vehement and robust denial of Michael O'Neill's allegations, the Ireland boss - who captained Northern Ireland at the 1982 World Cup finals - also pointed out that no senior players have moved across the border since he took charge of Ireland in November, 2013. (more...)
EFL to probe Wolves transfer dealings as Leeds chairman makes Twitter jibe EFL to probe Wolves transfer dealings as Leeds chairman makes Twitter jibe
- March 09, 2018

The EFL says it is aware of concerns that have been raised and will deal with them appropriately. Radrizzani had tweeted: "Not legal and fair [to] let one team owned by a fund whom has shares in the biggest players" agency with evident benefits (top European clubs giving players with options to buy. (more...)
Ireland name team to play Scotland Ireland name team to play Scotland
- March 09, 2018

If Scotland upset the odds and secure victory against Ireland at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday, the competition will be blown wide open and there will be a number of sides in the reckoning to win the competition come next weekend. "It's just a case of trying to add some balance, it also adds a bit to our last 20 or 30 minutes of the game". Garry has only had six games in this entire season. (more...)
Chaos at Sydney Airport this morning has left hundreds stranded Chaos at Sydney Airport this morning has left hundreds stranded
- March 09, 2018

Outbound flights, but not inbound flights, were experiencing delays. The T3 Qantas Domestic terminal is apparently not affected. Passengers at Sydney Airport's International Terminal 1 and Domestic Terminal 2 were affected by the lengthy delays (Supplied).The technical glitch at Sydney Airport has since been resolved and travellers are slowly being processed, but lengthy delays remains (Supplied). (more...)

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