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Godrej Agrovet IPO Off To A Strong Start. Should You Invest? Godrej Agrovet IPO Off To A Strong Start. Should You Invest?
- October 04, 2017

The IPO opened today, 4 October and closes on 6 October 2017. While ₹866 crore raised through the initial sale will give partial exit to holding company Godrej Industries and V-Sciences Investment, a Temasek entity, the remaining ₹292 crore will be used to repay short-term loans. (more...)
Record amount of fentanyl seized in Montgomery County Record amount of fentanyl seized in Montgomery County
- October 04, 2017

Lincoln Payano Del Orbe, 25, Christina Mota Soto, 29, both of Philadelphia, and Wilbert Taveras Payano, 33, of the Bronx, New York City, were arrested and are charged with possession with intent to deliver for allegedly knowingly selling fentanyl - unlike many dealers caught selling fentanyl-laced heroin, who typically deny knowing they were selling the drug. (more...)
United Nations rights chief calls on Spain to investigate referendum violence United Nations rights chief calls on Spain to investigate referendum violence
- October 04, 2017

While many players from Barcelona's first team will leave to join their national squads ahead of the upcoming global fixtures, the remaining players and club staff will not attend the training centre on Tuesday. "They have placed themselves totally outside the law and democracy", he said of the Catalan leadership. "Violence can never be an instrument in politics". (more...)
Suu Kyi stripped of 'Freedom of Oxford' over Rohingya crisis Suu Kyi stripped of 'Freedom of Oxford' over Rohingya crisis
- October 04, 2017

More than half a million Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar to Bangladesh following recent violence. She spent years under house arrest as a campaigner for democracy while Myanmar was ruled by a military dictatorship. The state has rejected allegations of systematic atrocities, telling the United Nations security council that "there is no ethnic cleansing and no genocide in Myanmar". (more...)
Virginia Blood Services asking for donations after Vegas shooting Virginia Blood Services asking for donations after Vegas shooting
- October 04, 2017

United Blood Services , another subsidiary of Blood Systems, has sent 200 units of blood and blood products to Las Vegas , Corley said . "The people have been calling asking, 'How can we donate to help , ' because the patients there need regular blood donations too, you know". (more...)
Lawyers' protests bring court proceedings to a halt in Karnataka Lawyers' protests bring court proceedings to a halt in Karnataka
- October 04, 2017

Condemning the preemptive transfer, the Karnataka State Bar Council had resolved to boycott court proceedings in the state. The High Court at present has only 25 judges against the total sanctioned strength of 62. The Gujarat High Court Advocates Association is also reported to have filed a petition seeking greater transparency, even as the Supreme Court Collegium is considering a move to streamline its procedure for judicial appointments. (more...)
Electricity from tears could power biomedical devices Electricity from tears could power biomedical devices
- October 04, 2017

The study, published in the journal Applied Physics Letters and conducted by researchers from the Institute of Bernal at the University of Limerick , outlines how the team applied pressure to crystals of lysozyme , a protein found in egg whites and human fluids. (more...)
Soumya Swaminathan selected as new Deputy DG at WHO Soumya Swaminathan selected as new Deputy DG at WHO
- October 04, 2017

A paediatrician by specialisation, Dr Swaminathan is known for her work on the infectious bacterial disease tuberculosis (TB). She is now serving as Director General for the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). She is one of the three daughters of Dr MS Swaminathan , who is known as the father of green revolution in India. After completing her MBBS from AFMC, Pune, she did MD in pediatrics from AIIMS, New Delhi . (more...)
Pittsburgh Penguins Reveal 2017 Stanley Cup Championship Rings Pittsburgh Penguins Reveal 2017 Stanley Cup Championship Rings
- October 04, 2017

In terms of the Stanley Cup itself, EA Sports is predicting that the Tampa Bay Lightning will win their second championship in team history, beating Connor McDavid and the Oilers in the final series of the season. The team also became the first National Hockey League team to win back-to-back titles since the Detroit Red Wings in 1997-98. It probably isn't easy to impress players and team personnel with so much already filling their trophy cases, but the latest design will likely turn some ... (more...)
Idaho reports first death of the flu season Idaho reports first death of the flu season
- October 04, 2017

The first reported flu death last season didn't occur until December. The NHS is braced for a bad flu season this winter, following the worst outbreak in many years in Australia and New Zealand. Hopefully, this means that the vaccine will protect people from a wider range of strains of Influenza A, the most risky of the two human-infecting types. (more...)
Are Investors Shying Away from Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG)?
- October 04, 2017

Analysts predict that Simon Property Group Inc will post $6.35 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. SPG has been the subject of several analyst reports. The lower the Q.i. value, the more undervalued the company is thought to be. The VC1 of Simon Property Group , Inc. The RSI value will always move between 0 and 100. (more...)
Cigarette makers to publish new statements on health risks Cigarette makers to publish new statements on health risks
- October 04, 2017

As of 2016, he has published more than 40 studies and articles in worldwide peer-reviewed scientific journals about smoking , tobacco harm reduction and e-cigarettes. Detractors fear that the better image of e-cigarettes is attracting a new generation of smokers and that it is an entry port to tobacco. Farsalinos also noted that nicotine is the reason quitting smoking is very hard. (more...)
OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE:OB) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume
- October 04, 2017

According to the the latest analyst ratings which have been released, 0 brokers have issued a rating of "buy", 0 brokers "outperform", 2 brokers "hold", 0 brokers "underperform" and 0 brokers "sell". Daiwa Securities Group Inc Inc has 9,200 shares. Massachusetts Fincl Ser Co Ma holds 42,257 shares. Since May 5, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $1.20 million activity. (more...)
Fountains go pink at Thalia Mara Hall for Breast Cancer Awareness Fountains go pink at Thalia Mara Hall for Breast Cancer Awareness
- October 04, 2017

A statement piece with objective, Maria Shireen donates $10 from each sale of the CHARITY TIES™ - Breast Cancer bracelet to Bright Pink®, national non-profit focused on the prevention and early detection of breast and ovarian cancer in young women. (more...)
Trading Indicator Watch on Shares of Newell Rubbermaid Inc (NWL)
- October 04, 2017

The institutional investor owned 189,646 shares of the company's stock after selling 14,650 shares during the period. The stock go down so far this year; showing a decline of -3.85% and added with positive flow of 4.81% during recent week. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 15th. The stock now has Monthly Volatility of 2.17% and Weekly Volatility of 1.69%. (more...)
Little Bit of Exercise Can Prevent Depression Little Bit of Exercise Can Prevent Depression
- October 04, 2017

The analysis involved 33,908 Norwegian adults who had their levels of exercise and symptoms of depression and anxiety monitored over 11 years. But when it comes to mental health benefits, " the majority of the protective effect comes from the first one or two hours of exercise each week, " said study author Samuel Harvey, associate professor of workplace mental health at the Black Dog Institute and the University of New South Wales, in an email. (more...)
GoFundMe campaign for Las Vegas shooting victims tops $1M GoFundMe campaign for Las Vegas shooting victims tops $1M
- October 04, 2017

The alleged accomplice, Marilou Danley, has been interviewed and she was not in Las Vegas during the shooting . An online fundraising campaign collected more than $1.8 million Monday for the victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting - the deadliest in US history. (more...)
Here's how to help Las Vegas shooting victims Here's how to help Las Vegas shooting victims
- October 03, 2017

The Community Blood Bank in Erie says they have not yet been contacted to help with the blood supply in Las Vegas , however, they are still encouraging everyone who can, to go donate blood . When the largest mass shooting in USA history resulted in at least 59 people being killed and more than 500 injured, it was a major strain on the city's medical facilities and blood supply, and people took immediate action. (more...)
Blood Donation Lines Stretch Blocks in Vegas Blood Donation Lines Stretch Blocks in Vegas
- October 03, 2017

The Community Blood Center manager, Cindy Kerns, said regular donors allow the center to supply blood after emergencies. She said local businesses and churches can sponsor blood drives. "We understand that people want to come forward now to show their support". With many still in the hospital fighting for their lives, citizens of Las Vegas are doing their part to help the victims by donating blood . (more...)
Hundreds Line up to Donate Blood After Las Vegas Shooting Hundreds Line up to Donate Blood After Las Vegas Shooting
- October 03, 2017

Las Vegas police are urging Americans to donate blood for victims fighting for their lives after Paddock shot into the crowd of more than 22,000 people. Blood products have a limited shelf life - 42 days for red blood cells and just 5 days for platelets and must therefore be constantly replenished. In times of tragedy, like in Las Vegas and with the recent hurricanes, Coats said blood donations tend to rise, but oftentimes it's before the tragedy happens that they're needed the most . (more...)
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says no interest in Premier League move Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says no interest in Premier League move
- October 03, 2017

However, the chances of the 28-year-old landing on these shores any time soon appear remote, with the player himself saying the Premier League is not to his tastes. The Gabon global, 28, was linked with a move away from the Bundesliga over the summer after netting 31 goals to become the league's top goal scorer last season. (more...)
Hunt announces 5000 more nurse training places each year Hunt announces 5000 more nurse training places each year
- October 03, 2017

The new spots mean the number of undergraduate nursing places will increase to 25,850 in 2018/19 - up 15,000 from 2015. "That's a permanent increase of more than 5,000 nurse training places every single year". Hunt used a speech this afternoon to Tory conference to announce "new flexible working arrangements", which "will be offered to all NHS employees during this parliament". (more...)
Britain's Evans banned for one year over failed doping test Britain's Evans banned for one year over failed doping test
- October 03, 2017

Evans was ranked UK No3 and World No50 when he announced he had tested positive for cocaine in an out-of-competition test. "It was agreed that a period of one year's ineligibility should be imposed, commencing on 24 April 2017", read a statement from the ITF . (more...)
New US policies announced to clear the way for generics New US policies announced to clear the way for generics
- October 03, 2017

In a blog post yesterday, Gottlieb outlined the first policies to be implemented under the Drug Competition Action Plan, which are aimed specifically at "complex generic drugs". The second set of guidance is aimed at helping applicants determine when the submission of ANDAs for certain complex products (peptides) would be appropriate. (more...)
Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Shares Sold by Gamble Jones Investment Counsel Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Shares Sold by Gamble Jones Investment Counsel
- October 03, 2017

It has outperformed by 0.45% the S&P500. Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD ) recorded volume accumulation so there will probably be a surplus of buyers at $81.23. It increased, as 78 investors sold GILD shares while 538 reduced holdings. 110 funds opened positions while 462 raised stakes. Traders have different rules for what constitutes liquidity and a good guide is the volume of trades and volume of shares that are traded each day. (more...)
Posing Choking Risk, Millions of Children's Playtex Plates and Bowls Recalled Posing Choking Risk, Millions of Children's Playtex Plates and Bowls Recalled
- October 03, 2017

The plates have printed designs including cars, construction scenes, giraffes, princesses and superheroes and more. Playtex has been made aware of 372 instances of that layer bubbling or peeling, 11 reports of that plastic in children's mouths and four of children choking on it, according to the U.S. (more...)
Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ZYNE) Earns Hold Rating from Cantor Fitzgerald Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ZYNE) Earns Hold Rating from Cantor Fitzgerald
- October 03, 2017

Yesterday Zynerba Pharmaceuticals (NDAQ: ZYNE ) traded 3.11% higher at $8.90. The stock of Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: ZYNE ) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, May 26 by Jefferies. If you are accessing this story on another site, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of USA & global copyright & trademark law. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Monday, August 7 by Cantor Fitzgerald. (more...)
October is Breast Cancer awareness month October is Breast Cancer awareness month
- October 03, 2017

Even with the gains, however, the toll of the disease remains high. It added, "Your donation will help women suffering from breast cancer overcome the barriers of cost, fear and misinformation surrounding the disease and make it sure that women who can't afford mammograms will receive free treatment through Pink Ribbon Hospital". (more...)
Can a Tattoo Cause Cancer? Can a Tattoo Cause Cancer?
- October 03, 2017

Doctors were left baffled after testing an Australian woman for cancer only to discover the lumps under her arms were caused by old tattoo ink. Doctor Christian Bryant, a hematologist at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney , told CNN: "Ninety-nine times out of 100, this will be lymphoma". (more...)
Manhattan Beach Special Education Teacher Killed in Las Vegas Massacre Manhattan Beach Special Education Teacher Killed in Las Vegas Massacre
- October 03, 2017

We're having an extended lunch so the staff can support each other. We have mobilized counselors who will be on campus at MBMS and other schools as needed, throughout the day today and over the coming days to provide support for students, teachers, and parents. (more...)