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World News India, Pakistan to repatriate elderly inmates
Author: 0 India, Pakistan to repatriate elderly inmates

Both countries also chose to revive the system of judicial committees on either side, comprising of retired judges to oversee the condition of prisoners. Asif also approved facilitating the visit of medical experts (from both India and Pakistan) to meet and examine the mentally challenged prisoners for their repatriation.

World News Rudd visits hospital treating nerve agent attack victims
Author: 0 Rudd visits hospital treating nerve agent attack victims

The also sealed off the grave of Skripal's wife, Liudmila, who died in 2012 from cancer, as well as the memorial stone of his son, Alexander, who was cremated previous year after reportedly dying of liver problems. Members of his family, however, blamed the Russian state for his death. "Very polite", said Ozturk. "The profession of a traitor is one of the most unsafe in the world", the presenter said on Channel One's Vremya news programme.

World News Canadian doctors protest pay hike, say they get paid well already
Author: 0 Canadian doctors protest pay hike, say they get paid well already

The doctors are asking for their pay raises to be canceled. "These conditions are all the more shocking because our nurses, clerks and other professionals face very hard working conditions". The latest letter comes after nurses held sit-ins to protest their working conditions. In the post, she describes the stress that her work environment created, to the point where she was so sore that she had trouble sleeping.

World News Archie in Bollywood! Thanks to Graphic India
Author: 0 Archie in Bollywood! Thanks to Graphic India

Characters like Archie , Betty, Veronica, Reggie, Moose and Jughead will be given an Indian avatar for the series. The project is now in its nascent stages and an official release date is yet to be announced. "A new live-action film is in development with @GraphicIndia that will see Archie , Betty, Veronica and Jughead reimagined with an all-Indian cast!" read a post on Archie Comics' Instagram handle.

Author: 0 Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) Shares Bought by SPC Financial Inc

The stock decreased 0.59% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $31.99. About 34.83 million shares traded. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE: BAC ), at its latest closing price of $32.11, it has a price-to-book ratio of 1.35, compared to an industry average at 3.10.

Author: 0 Family Legacy Inc. Takes Position in Union Pacific Co. (UNP)

Argent Trust Company who had been investing in Union Pacific Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $101.15B market cap company. Gemmer Asset Ltd Liability Corporation stated it has 291 shares. Aqr Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability holds 14,652 shares. California Employees Retirement System accumulated 2.12 million shares.

World News Missouri Officer Killed: Cop Sent to Wrong House Said He Couldn't Move
Author: 0 Missouri Officer Killed: Cop Sent to Wrong House Said He Couldn't Move

Bill Lowe with Missouri State Highway Patrol. The Missouri Highway Patrol said Morton was a full-time Clinton officer from February 2015 through January 2017, when he temporarily became a reserve officer. Waters was the only person inside the home, and his relationship to Widger was not immediately clear. One suffered minor injuries and the other had moderate injuries, police said.

Author: 0 Investors' Attention Alert: HP Inc. (HPQ), Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS)

The stock decreased 1.83% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $8.06. The shares now trade at $3.19 and have been able to report a change of 21.76% over the past one week. Bluefin Trading Ltd reported 27,000 shares. Among 36 analysts covering Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE: OAS ) for 4.37M shares. Avalon Advisors Limited Liability Company has 0.08% invested in Oasis Petroleum Inc.

World News LS proceedings washed out for entire week
Author: 0 LS proceedings washed out for entire week

Amid the din, Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu adjourned the House for the day. "One week has gone waste". Amid disruptions, the House could not take up the scheduled Question Hour and the proceedings were adjourned till 1400 hours. However, the amiable environment in the House was short- lived as slogan shouting members from the opposition Congress as well some from the AIADMK trooped into the Well.

World News Jaspal Atwal apologises for causing embarrassment to Trudeau in India
Author: 0 Jaspal Atwal apologises for causing embarrassment to Trudeau in India

Atwal, convicted in a 1986 assassination attempt on a visiting Punjabi cabinet minister, and his lawyer will hold a news conference at 10 a.m.in Vancouver . "However, I want to again stress this awful event that happened in the past is something I live with every day and take complete responsibility for".

World News Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of human rights award
Author: 0 Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of human rights award

In its statement, the museum dedicated to Nazi's victims of World War II said it "had hoped Daw Aung San Suu Kyi would have done something to condemn and stop the military's brutal campaign and to express solidarity with the targeted Rohingya population" as someone celebrated for her commitment to human dignity and universal human rights.

World News Charlize Theron Transforms As an Exhausted Mom in the Tully Trailer
Author: 0 Charlize Theron Transforms As an Exhausted Mom in the Tully Trailer

The story centers on Marlo ( Theron ), a mother whose life takes on a new direction after her brother ( Mark Duplass ) hires a night nanny named Tully ( Mackenzie Davis ) to give her a little breathing room. I called my doctor and I said, 'I think I'm dying!' And he's like 'No, you're 41. She stars opposite Joel Edgerton, David Oyelowo, and Amanda Seyfried in the action comedy Gringo , opening in theaters on March 9, 2018.

World News Texas vs Texas Tech
Author: 0 Texas vs Texas Tech

They've certainly risen to the challenge. Keenan Evans had 25 points to lead Tech. "I wish we were completely healthy, but we're just not", Beard said. Their lead was still 32-19 with 2 minutes left when Young buried a 3-pointer. It swelled to 50-34 when McGriff hit his third 3-pointer of the second half.

World News Missing bodies found inside vehicle submerged in La. river, 4 charged
Author: 0 Missing bodies found inside vehicle submerged in La. river, 4 charged

The victims had been missing since February 15. Smith said detectives determined the suspects planned to carjack Raegan Day and Dustin Hartline of the 2011 Chevrolet Camaro where their bodies were found. Hartline suffered a single gunshot wound to the back of the head. "This is a bad tragedy", said Coroner Chuck Preston. He said robbery of the auto was the apparent motive, but said he didn't know why the suspects didn't take the vehicle.

World News Conagra Brands Inc (CAG) Holdings Trimmed by Honkamp Krueger Financial Services Inc
Author: 0 Conagra Brands Inc (CAG) Holdings Trimmed by Honkamp Krueger Financial Services Inc

The company has a market cap of $14,535.98, a PE ratio of 21.79, a PEG ratio of 2.31 and a beta of 0.27. (NYSE: CAG ). Moreover, Huntington Savings Bank has 0.01% invested in Conagra Brands, Inc . Short Ratio of stock is 9.99. Wexford Ltd Partnership invested in 0.17% or 31,915 shares. Macquarie Gp Ltd has 0.04% invested in Gartner, Inc. Dnb Asset Management As, Norway-based fund reported 58,171 shares.

World News Bank of Canada Holds Key Rate Steady, Warns on Trade Uncertainty
Author: 0 Bank of Canada Holds Key Rate Steady, Warns on Trade Uncertainty

In explaining its decision to maintain its benchmark at 1.25 per cent, the central bank noted that recent trade policy developments have created thickening clouds around the outlook for the Canadian and global economies. The bank also noted some encouraging economic developments. In a press release , the central bank said global growth remains solid and broad-based, and it noted that US government spending and tax cuts are expected to boost that country's growth in 2018 and 2019.

World News Court allows Hafiz Mohammed Saeed's party registration
Author: 0 Court allows Hafiz Mohammed Saeed's party registration

The judge would resume hearing on April 4. In August, a decision was taken by the Jamaat-ud-Dawa to form a political party. He prayed to the court to set aside the order and direct the ECP to scrutinise the documents afresh, strictly in accordance with the law and enlist the party.

Author: 0 Royal Bank of Canada Lowers Macquarie Infrastructure (MIC) Price Target to $55.00

About 1.78 million shares traded. Since there are so many eyes on the 200-day SMA of Macquarie Infrastructure Corporation, many traders will place their orders around this key level. The company has a total of 765.13 Million shares outstanding. First Washington Corp reported 94,320 shares. WARNING: "Macquarie Infrastructure Corp (MIC) Stake Decreased by MD Sass Investors Services Inc." was published by StockNewsTimes and is owned by of StockNewsTimes.

World News Woman jailed for removing her obligatory headscarf in Iran
Author: 0 Woman jailed for removing her obligatory headscarf in Iran

State Department has condemned the arrests , saying the women were "exercising their human rights and fundamental freedoms by standing up against the compulsory hijab". Dolatabadi said the woman meant to appeal the verdict. At least 30 women have been arrested and detained since the protests began. The president's sharp line towards Iran was reflected in the US Nuclear Posture Review (NPR), released on February 2, 2018, specifying that the Islamic Republic's policy in the Middle East ...

World News Video Shows Popular Dive Spot in Bali Inundated With Trash
Author: 0 Video Shows Popular Dive Spot in Bali Inundated With Trash

The surfer-photographer's images showed large pollution-filled waves breaking over the heads of other surfers . In a Facebook post on 3 March Horner writes how the ocean currents had carried in a "lovely gift" of jellyfish and plankton, and also mounds and mounds of plastic.

World News Child Sex Offender's Conviction Overturned Because He Was Electrocuted at Trial
Author: 0 Child Sex Offender's Conviction Overturned Because He Was Electrocuted at Trial

Terry Lee Morris was convicted of soliciting sexual performance from a child and was sentenced to 60 years. Gallagher declined to comment to the Star-Telegram. "Sir, before I say that, I have the right to make a defense", Morris responded . And according to testimony in a stun belt case from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, the devices "acted more as a deterrent rather than a means of actual punishment because of the tremendous amount of anxiety that results from wearing a ...

Author: 0 WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results

Wasatch Advisors has invested 0.1% in Tucows Inc. The stock has a market capitalization of $5.67 Billion however its outstanding shares are 398.1 Million. Since September 15, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $366,765 activity. (NYSE:WPX) for 2,094 shares. SP Plus Corporation (NASDAQ:SP) has risen 33.01% since March 8, 2017 and is uptrending.

World News Narendra Modi condemns incidents of statue vandalism, warns of action
Author: 0 Narendra Modi condemns incidents of statue vandalism, warns of action

Speaking with reporters outside his Poes Garden residence in Chennai , Rajinikanth, who now forayed into politics , said , "What H Raja said is barbaric and razing of the Periyar statue is a barbaric act". The CPI-M got 16 seats while the Left Front partners - Communist Party of India, Forward Bloc and Revolutionary Socialist Party - besides once main opposition Congress drew blank.

World News Really happy, says Hadiya after SC restores her marriage with Shafin Jahan
Author: 0 Really happy, says Hadiya after SC restores her marriage with Shafin Jahan

Pulling up the Kerala High Court for annulling Hadiya's marriage to Shafin Jahan , the apex court observed that Article 226 gives the extraordinary power to high courts to protect the constitutional rights and not to scuttle them. "Love jihad" is a controversial term coined by Hindutva outfits to harass interfaith couples by claiming that these are forced marriages between Muslim men and Hindu women where the motive is conversion.

Author: 0 Democrats Would Reverse Some Tax Cuts To Fund Infrastructure

Many Republicans watched the Texas returns with growing unease, but some said that with the general election still seven months away it was too early to suggest Democrats have an upper hand in taking either chamber of Congress. The Democratic congressman from El Paso has proven to be a muscular fundraiser and has touted his candidacy's grassroots appeal for Texas Democrats who haven't had much to cheer about lately.

World News Politically conservative Catholics less content with Francis's papacy
Author: 0 Politically conservative Catholics less content with Francis's papacy

And about 9 in 10 U.S. Catholics describe Francis as "compassionate" and "humble", according to the survey conducted from January 10-15 and released on Tuesday. On the role of women in the Catholic Church, McAleese said: "There are so few leadership roles now available to women". "Warry understands the tragedy that can happen when the Church excludes persecuted groups rather than joining them in seeking protection, dignity and justice", the statement said.

World News China Exports Soar Despite Tension with Trade
Author: 0 China Exports Soar Despite Tension with Trade

He urged the USA and North Korea to hold talks as soon as possible after Seoul said that Pyongyang was ready to discuss denuclearisation with Washington in return for security guarantees. Wang was defending President Xi Jinping's signature initiative that seeks to boost trade trough massive infrastructure investment in over 65 countries along the ancient Silk Road from Asia to Europe and Africa.

World News Penguins have selfie moment in Antarctica
Author: 0 Penguins have selfie moment in Antarctica

The curios penguins flipped it over to face skyward and they made a decision to strike a pose for the camera. The video was captured at the Auster Rookery near Australia's Mawson Research Station. The Australian Antarctic Division published the video to its Twitter feed on Thursday. This incident and the images of the penguins are also reminiscent of the infamous "monkey selfie" that was taken in 2011 by Naruto, a male crested black macaque, using a camera which belonged to ...

World News New $10 bill unveiled, featuring civil rights icon Viola Desmond
Author: 0 New $10 bill unveiled, featuring civil rights icon Viola Desmond

The bill features Viola Desmond, the black civil rights activist who fought against racial segregation in Nova Scotia. "I said, it's a $10 bill, she's on the $10 bill!" The new currency was brought out on International Women's Day, and shakes up a history where the main female face was Queen Elizabeth II, while numerous others were white men such as former prime ministers.