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'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha' comes under CBFC scanner - Check out cuts 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha' comes under CBFC scanner - Check out cuts
- August 10, 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan forms the basic premise of " Toilet: Ek Prem Katha " but Akshay said he did not do the film exclusively on the merit of the script. The Akshay and Bhumi starrer film was in news for its CBFC certification. Film critic Raja Sen explains, "What's the point of making films if you're scared of showing them?" "I don't take much stress and try to remain happy as much as I can". (more...)
Sebi order on shell companies to help in black money fight Sebi order on shell companies to help in black money fight
- August 10, 2017

Loans are taken by these companies without the intention to repay and the move by the government to eradicate this form of corruption would cleanse the corporate frauds and make our stock exchanges stronger in the days to come. Parsvnath Developers, similarly, is a well-known real estate company. With just 6 lakh of India's 15 lakh registered companies even filing annual returns, it is obvious the country has a very large number of shell companies, with all the attendant problems they bring ... (more...)
Australian woman to stand trial in Colombia over drugs — BBCI Australian woman to stand trial in Colombia over drugs — BBCI
- August 10, 2017

His decision comes after Sainsbury, who now faces up to 30 years in jail if found guilty, claimed she'd only agreed to smuggle 5.8kg of cocaine after her family was threatened. Her family has said the personal trainer had just finished a working holiday when she was arrested at El Dorado International Airport. Herran admitted that the team also do not have anything to go on. (more...)
UAE denies opening airspace to Qatar flights
- August 10, 2017

Since introducing a transit visa in November 2016, some 60,000 applications have been processed and set to process 200,000 by the end of this year, according to Qatar Airways Group chief executive Akbar al-Baker. Bahrain also denied similar media reports, affirming that Bahrain's sovereign skies remain closed to all planes owned by or registered in Qatar, the Bahrain News Agency reported. (more...)
Trump Endorses Strange In Alabama's GOP Senate Primary Trump Endorses Strange In Alabama's GOP Senate Primary
- August 10, 2017

The one thing the three leading candidates for the nomination ( Strange , Congressman Mo Brooks , and Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court Roy Moore ) have all agreed about is that Donald Trump is a heaven-sent agent for national regeneration, to be devoutly supported in all his aspirations. (more...)
Beaches shut after palm oil spill in Hong Kong Beaches shut after palm oil spill in Hong Kong
- August 10, 2017

However, Hong Kong was first informed of the spill two days later. Meanwhile, government and community-led beach clean-ups continued to be held in different parts of the city on Wednesday, with dozens of residents filling bags with the sticky grease on Lamma Island's Power Station Beach. (more...)
AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS) Lifted to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
- August 10, 2017

Other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. KBC Group NV purchased a new stake in shares of Timken Steel Corporation during the second quarter worth about $485,000. New Jersey-based Kcg has invested 0.04% in AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS). During the same quarter past year, the firm posted $0.08 EPS. Wall Street analysts have a consensus 2.50 recommendation on the stock. (more...)
Investors seek safety as North Korea tension escalates; stocks end off lows
- August 10, 2017

United States stocks were lower in early trading as investors scurried to safe-haven assets after President Donald Trump's "fire and fury" warning to North Korea escalated tensions with the nuclear-armed nation. It was reported Tuesday the USA intelligence community believes North Korea has developed mini nuclear warheads that can be fitted into ICBMs. While the price of stocks declined, demand for safe haven assets pushed the gold and yen higher. (more...)
Pretium Resources (PVG) Shares Enter Oversold Territory
- August 10, 2017

After having $-0.02 EPS previously, Pretium Resources Inc's analysts see 200.00 % EPS growth. Therefore 86% are positive. Pretium Resources had 9 analyst reports since August 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Stock research firms now have a positive stance on shares of Internap Corporation (NASDAQ:INAP). Quantbot Tech Lp has 0% invested in Pretium Resources Inc (NYSE:PVG). (more...)
Girls Charged After Video Shows Them Putting Baby In Refrigerator Girls Charged After Video Shows Them Putting Baby In Refrigerator
- August 10, 2017

The mother, who said she was angry after police showed her the videos, defended the teens, telling WBZ-TV: "They thought it was a joke. I don't want anyone near my child anymore", said the mother named Bonnie. The child is said to be doing well and is at home with its family. She didn't - I know she wouldn't hurt my daughter, and that wasn't her intentions. (more...)
Mattis warns North Korea to stand down or face 'end of regime' Mattis warns North Korea to stand down or face 'end of regime'
- August 10, 2017

Mattis issued the statement as he traveled to the West Coast. North Korea will continue to be grossly overmatched by the USA and its allies, he said "and would lose any arms race or conflict it initiates". In early morning tweets from New Jersey where he is on holiday, the president said the USA nuclear stockpile was "more powerful than ever before". (more...)
Calvin Harris Continues to Top Forbes Highest-Paid DJs List Calvin Harris Continues to Top Forbes Highest-Paid DJs List
- August 10, 2017

Harris brought in an eye-popping $48.5 million this past year - largely due to Las Vegas sets and headlining festival performances - which is almost a full $10 million above the second artist on the list, Tiesto ($39 million). At No. 8, the anonymous DJ Marshmello , who performs in a white mask, made $21 million though touring. Completing the top ten DJs on the list are Skrillex , Steve Aoki , Diplo , David Guetta , Marshmello , Martin Garrix and Zedd . (more...)
RCMP investigating shots fired in Clayton Heights RCMP investigating shots fired in Clayton Heights
- August 10, 2017

All three shootings are believed to have been targeted. Callers reported several loud explosions from gas containers and several vehicles speeding away from the scene. A male suffering from non-life threatening injuries was transported to hospital. This occurred about 15 minutes after the latest shooting in Surrey at 160th St and 89th Avenue. (more...)
State Department says it agrees with Trump's fiery threat to North Korea
- August 10, 2017

Mr Sullivan said if North Korea were to attack the U.S. first, Trump would have more authority to respond. The host of " The Late Show " was referring to the burgeoning feud between President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong-un. (more...)
Tory ministers in Edinburgh for Brexit talks with Scottish Government Tory ministers in Edinburgh for Brexit talks with Scottish Government
- August 10, 2017

Green is in Edinburgh on Wednesday for a meeting with Mike Russell, Scotland's Brexit minister, and John Swinney, the deputy first minister, to discuss which powers Scotland will gain after the United Kingdom quits the EU. Mr Green revealed that fisheries and farming were among the areas earmarked as a priority during talks with the Scottish Government yesterday.
He confirmed that "detailed work" will begin on these areas soon.
"Clearly those are hugely important in Scotland", Mr Green ... (more...)
Texas father, son fight off armed robbers Texas father, son fight off armed robbers
- August 10, 2017

The video shows the moment when two robbers enter a cell phone store and pull out a gun on the store owner and his 23-year-old son. The other suspect tried to get the staff members off of him as he inched towards the doorway and eventually broke free, leaving his torn shirt behind. (more...)
North Korea expected to announce position on latest sanctions North Korea expected to announce position on latest sanctions
- August 10, 2017

The sanctions will aim to reduce North Korea's export revenues by a third. South Korea's President Moon Jae-in has ordered to convene an extraordinary meeting of the National Security Council over the North Korean missile threat. The United States is responsible for influencing the decision at the Security Council to adopt Resolution 2371, the North Korean council said Monday. (more...)
Escaped inmate Branden Lee Powell kills himself in parents OH home Escaped inmate Branden Lee Powell kills himself in parents OH home
- August 10, 2017

Officers tried to bring him out, but he allegedly refused to follow their commands, eventually shooting and killing himself. Powell had been arrested July 8 and indicted on charges of first-degree rape , attempted rape and four counts of sexual battery, according to an arrest warrant obtained by CNN. (more...)
North Korea risks 'the destruction of its people': Pentagon chief North Korea risks 'the destruction of its people': Pentagon chief
- August 10, 2017

Speaking Aug. 8 from the golf course he owns in Bedminster, N.J., where's he's huddled up for a 17-day "working vacation," the president told reporters that if North Korea "make any more threats to the United States... The U.S. dispatched two B-1Bs late last month in response to the North's test-firing of another intercontinental ballistic missile. North Korea says it will not give up on its nuclear deterrence unless Washington ends its hostile policy toward Pyongyang and dissolves the ... (more...)
State Dept. Says Trump On 'Same Page' As US Officials State Dept. Says Trump On 'Same Page' As US Officials
- August 10, 2017

The Council moved to significantly strengthen the sanctions on North Korea , imposing a full ban on the export of coal, iron and iron ore from Pyongyang . With all of the attention now going toward North Korea's apparent development of a nuclear warhead that can be placed on an ICBM, recent developments in the Middle East that are just as troubling seem to have been missed. (more...)
Omar McLeod strikes gold for Jamaica in 110m hurdles Omar McLeod strikes gold for Jamaica in 110m hurdles
- August 10, 2017

The man who holds the 12.80sec mark he is after, Aries Merritt of the USA, could only manage a fifth-place finish in the final, so the future of the event now looks to lie at McLeod's quicksilver feet. "There was a lot of pressure coming in but I channeled it positively", McLeod commented after the race. It's totally different to past year where we had Usain and Elaine winning, which I used to propel me. (more...)
Amber Rose Lawyering Up for Restraining Order Against Wiz Khalifa's Mom Amber Rose Lawyering Up for Restraining Order Against Wiz Khalifa's Mom
- August 10, 2017

The law suit follows an alleged profanity-laced phone call to a third party by Amber Rose , in which she launched a tirade against her former mother-in-law and grandmother of the celebrity couple's son. In the court document, the lawyer to Wiz's mum says Amber's phone call " impute (d) criminality ", which is something that's "incompatible with her status as a grandmother and her status as a volunteer mentoring at-risk youth". (more...)
30 civilians killed in US-led strikes in Syria
- August 10, 2017

Airstrikes believed to have been carried out by the USA -led coalition on the northern city of Raqqa have killed at least 29 civilians since Monday, Al Jazeera reported . The US and its allies have been bombarding what they say are Daesh positions inside Syria since September 2014 without any authorization from the Damascus government or a United Nations mandate. (more...)
Girl severely burned after boiling water poured on her at sleepover Girl severely burned after boiling water poured on her at sleepover
- August 10, 2017

She was sleeping when a 12-year-old girl allegedly threw boiling hot water in her face, which jolted her awake to suffer in agony. Merritt is now receiving treatment at Harlem Hospital for her injuries. The heinous alleged act was apparently part of a worrying craze known as the "hot water challenge", in which an unsuspecting person has hot water poured over them. (more...)
US Says Putin Visit To Georgia's Abkhazia Region Was 'Inappropriate' US Says Putin Visit To Georgia's Abkhazia Region Was 'Inappropriate'
- August 10, 2017

What is most important is we have a special relationship of trust with Abkhazia. It added that the U.S. fully supports Georgia's sovereignty and territorial integrity within its internationally recognised borders and rejects Russia's recognition of Abkhazia and Tskhinvali region (South Ossetia). (more...)
Amid Tensions, Ellsworth Bombers Fly Near North Korea Amid Tensions, Ellsworth Bombers Fly Near North Korea
- August 10, 2017

The euro slid 0.3 percent to 129.34 yen, and fell 0.1 percent against the dollar to $1.1743. "North Korea has a good fight on their hands if they're going to try to mess with Guam", said resident Andrea Salas. Guam, island of 550 km2, was discovered in 1521 by the Portuguese navigator Magellan, then occupied as early as 1526 by the Spanish. US Andersen Air Force Base on Guam hosts the nuclear-capable B-1B strategic bombers, which the US sent back to the Korean Peninsula on Tuesday. (more...)
Islamic state claimes responsibility for attack on Egyptian police auto - AMAQ Islamic state claimes responsibility for attack on Egyptian police auto - AMAQ
- August 10, 2017

Egyptian security officials say four policemen have been killed in an ambush in restive northern Sinai peninsula where Islamic militants are active. The assailants killed one officer, a low-ranking policeman and two conscripts. The Sinai Peninsula has remained the epicenter of a deadly militant insurgency since mid-2013, when the military deposed Mohamed Morsi, Egypt's first freely-elected president, in a military coup. (more...)
Amber Alert Issued for Missing 3-Year-Old in Worcester Amber Alert Issued for Missing 3-Year-Old in Worcester
- August 10, 2017

She was most recently seen wearing a purple or tiresome hued top. Rickheit was located after members of the State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section developed information indicating that she previously visited the wooded area where she was found. (more...)
Trump Goes With His Gut to Shake Up Strategy Toward North Korea Trump Goes With His Gut to Shake Up Strategy Toward North Korea
- August 10, 2017

She also said the USA doesn't have a problem with the North Korean people, "it is the regime itself". "We call on the Pyongyang regime to listen to that clarity, to act on that clarity and halt its nuclear program, halt its intercontinental ballistic missile program". (more...)
Police hunt man who knocked woman in front of London bus Police hunt man who knocked woman in front of London bus
- August 10, 2017

The bus managed to swerve out of her way. Vine, who is on holiday from his Radio 2 lunchtime show, also faced criticism from his followers on social media who said the poll was "bad taste at best", "very insulting" and was not a suitable subject to approach with "frivolity". (more...)

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