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Professor Yash Pal, Padma Vibhushan and Renowned Academician, Dies at 90

Professor Yash Pal, Padma Vibhushan and Renowned Academician, Dies at 90 He won the Padma Bhushan way back in 1976 and was then conferred the Padma Vibhushan in 2013, for his glorious contributions in the fields of science and academics. In later part of his life, he became an excellent science communicator with the Turning point programme in Doordarshan and also fought a path-breaking court case against fake universities in Chhattishgarh as a result of which 112 f... [Full Article...]

Ryan: Special Counsel Mueller 'Anything But' a 'Biased Partisan'

Mueller III's Russian Federation investigation, building a case against what they allege are his conflicts of interest and discussing the president's authority to grant pardons, according to people familiar with the effort". Bush in 2001. I think the facts will vindicate themselves. Ryan's defense of Mueller comes one day after White House counselor Kellyanne Conway slammed Mueller for his "band... [Full Article...]

A Knife-Wielding Man Vs. Police At The Spanish-Moroccan Border

A Knife-Wielding Man Vs. Police At The Spanish-Moroccan Border One officer neutralized the situation by striking the man in the head with a large plastic bollard. Police subdued the man shortly after, and one officer suffered a cut on the hand during the incident. Police sources confirmed they have for the moment ruled out terrorism as a motive for the incident, explaining the man was suffering from mental problems. [Full Article...]

Trump accused of 'corrupting' Boy Scouts

Trump accused of 'corrupting' Boy Scouts It concluded, "the sitting USA president serves as the BSA's honorary president ". "It is our long-standing custom to invite the U.S. president to the National Jamboree". President Donald Trump was a big hit Monday evening at the Boy Scouts of America's National Jamboree. The president went through all his key points in his speech: fake news, putting America first , the success of his ... [Full Article...]

Nursing Home Resident Speaks Out About Alcester Crash

Nursing Home Resident Speaks Out About Alcester Crash People in Alcester say on a normal morning, the area in front of the building would have been pretty much empty, but with Monday's mild temperatures, many residents came out in front of the building to do their morning exercises. Officials at the center referred questions about the crash on Monday to the Highway Patrol. Two people were taken by helicopter and four were transported by ambulance... [Full Article...]

Sessions, Spicer, health care top this week's DC

Sessions, Spicer, health care top this week's DC The Affordable Care Act is not flawless; in fact, it needs significant reforms to expand access to affordable health care and to bring down premium costs and the prices of prescription drugs, which are still far too high. An alternative option to keep these people in the marketplace is to automatically enroll these younger and healthier individuals in low-priced, catastrophic insurance coverage pl... [Full Article...]

John McCain Will Return to the Senate, Probably to Help Destroy Obamacare

John McCain Will Return to the Senate, Probably to Help Destroy Obamacare That sounds like common sense, but since the idea of working with Democrats is anathema to many Republicans McCain's statement seemed to affirm that the push for a GOP health care bill was dead. Conservative and moderate senators had hinted in recent weeks that they may not support the "motion to proceed" because they were opposed to various versions of the bill the Senate was expected to procee... [Full Article...]

Meeder Asset Management Inc. Purchases Shares of 755 Domino's Pizza Inc (DPZ)

Meeder Asset Management Inc. Purchases Shares of 755 Domino's Pizza Inc (DPZ) About 3.11 million shares traded or 347.79% up from the average. On a per-share basis, the Dublin-based company said it had net income of 38 cents. The stock has a market cap of $10.25 billion, a PE ratio of 45.59 and a beta of 0.38. 10/19/2016 - Domino's Pizza Inc had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. Sapphire Star Partners LP raised its stake in shares of Domino's Pizza by 2... [Full Article...]

The US's Largest Wildfire Has Burned Nearly 400 Square Miles Of Montana

The US's Largest Wildfire Has Burned Nearly 400 Square Miles Of Montana As of Tuesday morning, 611 personnel were on scene. The Detwiler fire has destroyed more than 130 structures, including 63 homes, and most of the 5,000 people ordered from their homes are now allowed to return, according to the Cal Fire website . [Full Article...]

New Hampshire police arrest man in brutal Planet Fitness beating

New Hampshire police arrest man in brutal Planet Fitness beating Chief Paul Toussaint reports that the Rochester Police Department, after an aggressive investigation, has arrested a suspect in the brutal attack of a young woman outside a local fitness center. She had just clocked out of work when she was attacked. While she didn't recognize him because she never met him, a connection between the two has been revealed. [Full Article...]

Minneapolis police allege woman 'slapped' vehicle before fatal shot

Minneapolis police allege woman 'slapped' vehicle before fatal shot His partner Matthew Harrity had earlier told authorities he was startled by a loud noise shortly before Ms Damond appeared beside the police vehicle. Hodges returned to the microphone about 20 minutes later, after the protesters left, and announced that Assistant Chief Medaria "Rondo" Arradondo will move into Harteau's job. [Full Article...]

Night Shyamalan's Unbreakable sequel

Night Shyamalan's Unbreakable sequel Fresh off the production of the female-led heist comedy Ocean's Eight , Sarah Paulson , who is undoubtedly one of the busiest working talents in Hollywood at the moment, has joined the all-star cast of M. Paulson has become central to the American Horror Story franchise, appearing in five seasons to date and with September 2017's sixth in the bag. New to the fray will be Sarah Paulson in... [Full Article...]

Iran to Take Decisive Action on US Violations of JCPOA: Spokesman

Iran to Take Decisive Action on US Violations of JCPOA: Spokesman The identities of the US prisoners are well known, but Iran has not made any public reference to the names of the individuals it is looking to release. Siamak Namazi is the first American citizen detained by Iran after the passage of the nuclear deal. Xiyue's confinement became public this week after Iran's judiciary announced his 10-year sentence. [Full Article...]

"F*** China!" Chelsea winger sent home from pre-season tour

If Sky Sports are correct in reporting that Kenedy will now play no further part in Chelsea's pre-season tour, it puts a major question mark over his future at the club. When Kenedy came on as a substitute he was jeered by some spectators who were aware of two videos he had posted on his personal Instagram account. [Full Article...]

California father abandons infant in parking lot, cops say

California father abandons infant in parking lot, cops say Monday reporting that an infant had been abandoned in the parking lot area of a barber shop in the Sunset Shopping Center. Employees at a barber shop noticed the baby boy after the auto drove off, and contacted police. "He sat him down, took him back out then he gets in the vehicle and he leaves". "It's heartbreaking and something I have never seen in my life", said Karan Grewal, owner of the ... [Full Article...]

BBC Music announces "biggest ever" music event to fill Glastonbury's gap year

BBC Music announces The BBC will replace Glastonbury next year with a "Home Nations" festival featuring four concerts staged across the UK's nations. The BBC made a decision to create its own alternative to Glastonbury , which is taking a year off to allow Michael Eavis' Somerset fields to recover. [Full Article...]

Post-Brexit trade deals 'may lower United Kingdom animal welfare standards'

Post-Brexit trade deals 'may lower United Kingdom animal welfare standards' A deal removing current trade barriers could be worth up to £40billion in the 10 years after Brexit . "It would nice to think we could get a full free trade agreement by the time we get to March 2019, but that would be an optimistic view of recent free trade agreements", he said. [Full Article...]

Scoot Serves Singapore - Palembang Flight Route

Scoot Serves Singapore - Palembang Flight Route The new Scoot plans to expand its network by adding five new destinations by June 2018. A new uniform was also revealed for the airline's crew members. Asked on why Kuantan and Kuching were chosen, Lee said: "Why not?" "Continental USA is a very different proposition". While Scoot was not ready to announce further routes, it was interested in expanding in Indochina where it already services ... [Full Article...]

McCain To Return To US?Senate On Tuesday After Cancer Diagnosis

McCain To Return To US?Senate On Tuesday After Cancer Diagnosis There's been enough talk, and no action. "Any senator who votes against starting debate is telling America that you are fine with the Obamacare nightmare which is what it is", Trump said . While McCain will vote to start debate on health care, he has not guaranteed that he will support the GOP health care bill, as he has echoed the concerns of his state's Republican Governor, anxious about ho... [Full Article...]

Philippines' Duterte Vows To Continue His Drug War

Philippines' Duterte Vows To Continue His Drug War Criselda Yabes, a columnist, told Al Jazeera from Manila that there was not much change compared to when Duterte made his State of the Nation address past year. Duterte said former environment secretary Gina Lopez showed mining communities a "clear picture of what was happening horrendously" in mining areas. [Full Article...]


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