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British tourist dies after falling from temple while 'taking selfie — Madhya Pradesh British tourist dies after falling from temple while 'taking selfie — Madhya Pradesh
- October 15, 2017

This weekend, his wife's cousin said the severity of the fall was not immediately clear to the Stotesburys. The couple said they were renting out their home and trying to live on £100 a day. " We took the view that on your deathbed you never wish you'd spent more time in the office ", the pair wrote. The Foreign Office is providing the necessary help required after the tragic accident. (more...)
UBS AG Analysts Give AstraZeneca plc (AZN) a GBX 4550 Price Target UBS AG Analysts Give AstraZeneca plc (AZN) a GBX 4550 Price Target
- October 15, 2017

The company was upgraded on Friday, November 25 by Liberum Capital. Finally, HSBC Holdings plc reduced their price target on shares of AstraZeneca plc from GBX 4,700 ($60.73) to GBX 4,500 ($58.15) and set a hold rating on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, February 7th. (more...)
PM Abbasi to be briefed on development projects in daylong Karachi visit PM Abbasi to be briefed on development projects in daylong Karachi visit
- October 15, 2017

The meeting was briefed about the Federal government funded ongoing development projects as well as critical infrastructure projects required in Karachi , especially freight movement from the ports to up-country, to support local, national and transnational trade and facilitate business activities as well as easing passengers' movement. (more...)
Pakistan says it is opposed to greater role for India in Afghanistan Pakistan says it is opposed to greater role for India in Afghanistan
- October 15, 2017

Reiterating Pakistan's stance that any expanded Indian role in Afghanistan will not be in the interest of the region, Zakaria stated reminded that New Delhi was engaged in using terrorist outfits against Islamabad . "In the last four days, reportedly seven Kashmiri youth have been martyred". Pakistan had reacted strongly to the accusations and the chief of army staff went on to say it's time that world "do more" against terrorism, not Pakistan. (more...)
Asia Hockey Cup: Pakistan to take on India in important fixture Asia Hockey Cup: Pakistan to take on India in important fixture
- October 15, 2017

India are now sitting atop Pool A with six points from two wins while Pakistan are placed second with four points.With two wins, India are comfortably through to the Super 4 stage of the tournament and the Sjoerd Marine-coached side would be hoping to finish the pool stages with an all-win record. (more...)
Police rescue woman from sinking auto in Georges River Police rescue woman from sinking auto in Georges River
- October 15, 2017

Six police waded into the water to rescue the woman. The police helicopter was able to locate the woman's auto on Rabaul Road in Georges Hall, but when police arrived she drove the vehicle from a boat ramp into the water. They believe she could have been drug-affected at the time. The woman has been taken to Bankstown Police Station, where she is being treated by paramedics. (more...)
Khalil Tate rips off another massive TD run Khalil Tate rips off another massive TD run
- October 15, 2017

Can Arizona avoid getting sliced up by Rosen, who is arguably the best quarterback in college football? Matt Dickerson got a hand on Khalil Tate . It was Arizona's first victory over UCLA during the Jim Mora era. One quarterback was known for his passing, and the other for his running. He racked up the two longest runs of the season on back-to-back plays midway through the third quarter with a 24-yard run followed by a 47-yard effort. (more...)
Preparations for United Kingdom foreign secretary's Russian Federation visit underway - Moscow Preparations for United Kingdom foreign secretary's Russian Federation visit underway - Moscow
- October 15, 2017

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is to visit Russian Federation later this year, and preparations for his political trip are underway on both sides, Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Vladimir Titov has confirmed . The foreign secretary has been invited by his counterpart Sergei Lavrov. Mr Johnson said relations could not return to "business as usual", but he wanted the states to work more closely together. (more...)
Morocco to host CHAN 2018
- October 15, 2017

Morocco hosted the U23 AFCON in 2011, which was the qualifying tournament for the London Olympics in 2012. This sparked hopes among some Ghanaians that the Black Stars B could be considered as WAFU champions. The cities of Casablanca, Agadir, Marakech and Tangier have been selected to host the biannual tournament. The tournament will run from 12th January to 4th February 2018. (more...)
Seismic activity detected near North Korean nuclear test site - USGS Seismic activity detected near North Korean nuclear test site - USGS
- October 15, 2017

A shallow 2.9-magnitude quake struck near North Korea's nuclear test site before dawn on Friday, weeks after Pyongyang's biggest detonation, but South Korean experts said the tremor did not appear to be man-made. Such detections from North Korea are alarming, especially in recent months, but not all of them indicate a nuclear test has taken place. These disturbances are more numerous and widespread than seen after any of the North's previous tests. (more...)
Varun Dhawan's 'Judwaa 2' Nears 200 Crore Globally Varun Dhawan's 'Judwaa 2' Nears 200 Crore Globally
- October 15, 2017

In the second week, "Judwaa2" has collected Rs. 27.76 cr. and the total collection now stands Rs. 25.84 cr. nett in India until Oct.13, its third Friday. Jacqueline Fernandez and Taapsee Pannu will be seen stepping into the shoes of Karisma Kapoor and Rambha respectively. Looking at the unbelievable business the movie is doing, several industry experts are of the opinion that Judwaa 2 might also become the second highest grosser of 2017 and blockbuster hit Baahubali 2. (more...)
France's Audrey Azoulay wins vote to be next Unesco chief
- October 15, 2017

France's Audrey Azoulay poled 31 votes at a run-off vote of the UNESCO executive board members against 25 for Egypt's Moushira Khattab. "If I'm confirmed.the first thing I will do is to restore its credibility , restore the faith of its members and its efficiency so it can act". (more...)
Pakistan tries to send terrorists to our side, says Rajnath Singh Pakistan tries to send terrorists to our side, says Rajnath Singh
- October 15, 2017

Singh also exuded confidence of resolving the Kashmir issue. China understood the strength of India. Rajnath, who is on his two-day visit to Uttar Pradesh's Lucknow, was addressing a press conference when he made these remarks. "We have given free hand to the Indian Army and security forces to deal with the terrorists as today India has become strong and not weak". "Our Prime Minister has set a target to end poverty in the country by 2022 which will be fulfilled by our government", he said. (more...)
Extraction Oil & Gas Inc
- October 15, 2017

In an analyst report released on Wednesday morning, Extraction Oil \u0026 Gas (XOG) shares have had their Overweight Rating maintained by expert analysts at Barclays. The legal version of this report can be viewed at https://baseballnewssource.com/markets/extraction-oil-gas-inc-xog-coverage-initiated-at-jefferies-group-llc/1704128.html. (more...)
What Pharmacists Need to Know About President Trump's Health Care Executive Order What Pharmacists Need to Know About President Trump's Health Care Executive Order
- October 15, 2017

If you may recall, back in March, President Trump walked out of the Oval Office following a photo op in which he was to sign multiple executive orders. The President has said the Department of Health and Human Services, the Treasury Department, and the Department of Labor will work "to increase competition, increase choice, and increase access to lower-priced, high-quality healthcare options". (more...)
Austria election: Polls open as voters are tipped to shift right Austria election: Polls open as voters are tipped to shift right
- October 15, 2017

The other two have focused on concerns about immigration and Islam. Both the People's Party and the Freedom Party have called for securing Austria's borders and quickly deporting asylum-seekers whose requests are denied. In a campaign dominated by migration, Kurz has pledged to shut down the main migrant routes, through the Balkans and the Mediterranean, into Europe. (more...)
How & Where to Watch South Africa vs Bangladesh 1st ODI in Kimberley How & Where to Watch South Africa vs Bangladesh 1st ODI in Kimberley
- October 15, 2017

Meanwhile, 20-year-old Mohammad Saifuddin , a seam-bowling allrounder, debuted in ODIs. Bangladesh can also heave a sigh of relief with South Africa going ahead without their key pacers like Dale Steyn, Vernon Philander, Morne Morkel and likes. (more...)
No. 23 Stanford Cardinal plows up Oregon Ducks on the Farm No. 23 Stanford Cardinal plows up Oregon Ducks on the Farm
- October 15, 2017

Stanford (5-2, 4-1 Pac-12) has won four straight games and is now in first place in the Pac-12 North after Washington and Washington State lost this weekend. Arcega-Whiteside acquitted himself with six receptions for 112 yards, both career highs. OR began the weekend tied for the national lead in sacks at 4.0 per game. (more...)
Afghan Officials: US Drone Kills 14 ISIS Militants Afghan Officials: US Drone Kills 14 ISIS Militants
- October 15, 2017

But there was no immediate comment from the US-led forces in Afghanistan. The government has no control of the remote area where Afghanistan's ISIS affiliate has managed to establish a presence. Drone strikes have intensified under the new Trump administration, as the United States looks to target IS strongholds in the country with air strikes and operations on the ground. (more...)
Mughalsarai station renamed after BJP icon Deen Dayal Upadhyay Mughalsarai station renamed after BJP icon Deen Dayal Upadhyay
- October 15, 2017

Its renaming is being seen as an attempt by the Adityanath government to preserve BJP icon Deen Dayal's legacy. In August, the Rajya Sabha witnessed uproar over Centre's approval for the same, as it was adjourned for 10 minutes after Samajwadi Party members entered into the well of the House and shouted slogans against the government. (more...)
No. 6 TCU swamps Kansas State in storm-interrupted game No. 6 TCU swamps Kansas State in storm-interrupted game
- October 15, 2017

Oklahoma (5-1, 2-1 Big 12) roared out of the gate of Saturday's Red River affair, mounting a 20-0 lead before Texas could mount so much as a serious drive. "Alex Delton really struggled today, but had some help". "In that respect, it is not all his fault, but he did not play almost as well as he obviously did the previous week. (more...)
Man's dismembered body found inside fridge Man's dismembered body found inside fridge
- October 15, 2017

According to the Newspaper, During their search, police found out that both Joshi and Mandal were absent from work for a couple of days. The police said that the victim had gone missing four days ago and his family had filed a missing report two days ago at Mehrauli police station after which teams were formed to find him. (more...)
LHC accepts govt's plea in Saeed case LHC accepts govt's plea in Saeed case
- October 15, 2017

The chief of banned Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) Hafiz Saeed would remain under house arrest despite that the Punjab government withdrew a request seeking an extension to his detention. Justice Sayyed Mazahar Ali Akbar Naqvi of the LHC passed the order after an additional secretary of interior minister requested the court for in-camera proceedings. (more...)
Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HE) Under Analyst Spotlight
- October 15, 2017

It is down 0.68% since October 14, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.02% the S&P500. Hawaiian Electric Industries now has a consensus rating of Sell and a consensus target price of $31.50. Advantus Cap Mgmt reported 13,729 shares stake. Hawaiian Electric Industries had a return on equity of 8.83% and a net margin of 9.91%. Hawaiian Electric Industries (NYSE:HE) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 3rd. (more...)
Status red wind warning in place for west coast on Monday Status red wind warning in place for west coast on Monday
- October 15, 2017

This means school buses in areas issued with a status red weather warning are cancelled. The warning is in operation in Cork, Kerry, Clare, Mayo & Galway as a result of the arrival of the tail end of Hurricane Ophelia. A spokesperson for the local authority said it will continue to monitor the situation over the weekend. Bus Éireann has announced the cancellation of its School Transport Scheme services in areas affected by Met Éireann's red weather warning on Monday. (more...)
Kerala to probe ex-CM Oommen Chandy in Solar scam case Kerala to probe ex-CM Oommen Chandy in Solar scam case
- October 15, 2017

Apart from Chandy, the state government has chose to launch criminal investigation against the former home minister Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan. "Taking measures against corruption has never been part of the Congress' DNA". While the BJP rubbished the Congress' speculations over Election Commission deferring announcement of Gujarat Assembly election dates, Prasad launched attacks on the opposition parties, especially in Kerala. (more...)
Virginia State University campus on lockdown after shooting; police on site Virginia State University campus on lockdown after shooting; police on site
- October 15, 2017

Everyone is asked to avoid the area. Sources told WTVR reporter Jon Burkett that a person had been shot in the pelvis and transported to VCU Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. No additional details were available at last check. The station adds that if anyone has information about the incident, contact Chesterfield Police at 804-748-1251 or 804-524-5411. (more...)
Man asks young girls for McDonald's directions, exposes himself Man asks young girls for McDonald's directions, exposes himself
- October 15, 2017

A creep wearing a "Nightmare Before Christmas" T-shirt exposed himself to two young girls on a Bronx street while asking for directions to McDonald's, police said. Spanish-speaking callers are asked to dial 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). Submit tips to police by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting http://www.nypdcrimestoppers.com , or texting 274637 (CRIMES) then entering TIP577. (more...)
North Korea criticises Australia for supporting America's tough stance on Pyongyang North Korea criticises Australia for supporting America's tough stance on Pyongyang
- October 15, 2017

Australian defence minister Marise Payne accompanied foreign minister Julie Bishop on a trip to the demilitarised zone. President Trump has repeatedly hinted at conflict and recent tweets suggest he is seriously considering using military action to end the North Korea crisis. (more...)
Les Etats-Unis se retirent de l'Unesco Les Etats-Unis se retirent de l'Unesco
- October 15, 2017

C'est une décision qui "n'a pas été prise à la légère". Le département d'État américain annonce que les États-Unis se retiraient de l'Unesco , organisation des Nations unies pour l'éducation, la science et la culture, l'accusant d'être "anti-israélienne". (more...)