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Duterte arrives in Japan for 2-day visit Duterte arrives in Japan for 2-day visit
- October 30, 2017

In April, the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) provided a 1.85 billion yen (around P838.57 million) to establish treatment and rehabilitation facilities, and strengthen "medical treatment system and medical policies for illegal drug users". (more...)
Separatists call for 'mass agitation' if SC repeals Article 35A Separatists call for 'mass agitation' if SC repeals Article 35A
- October 30, 2017

If Article 35-A is scrapped, J&K will lose all the special privileges including the state subject law, right to property, right to employment, and right to settlement, according to legal experts. "We are watching the developments and soon a line of action and programme will be announced", they said. A team of State government led by Law Minister Abdul Haq Khan has already reached Delhi to persuade the petitioners to withdraw their petitions and take pleas for dismissal of the petitions ... (more...)
Skydiver killed after apparent parachute malfunction, DA says Skydiver killed after apparent parachute malfunction, DA says
- October 30, 2017

Authorities in MA say a 60-year-old skydiver has been killed after possibly experiencing a parachute malfunction in Pepperell. A preliminary investigation suggests his parachute malfunctioned. In August 2014, Daniel Pelrine, a 37-year-old ironworker from Mattapan who had made hundreds of jumps in his life, died from blunt trauma while skydiving in Pepperell. (more...)
United Nations official: Syria siege 'an outrage,' demands aid access United Nations official: Syria siege 'an outrage,' demands aid access
- October 30, 2017

Because of these changes, the Syrian government now completely controls the flow of aid to all areas of Eastern Ghouta, says Dr. Hamza, a resident of Ghouta. The U.N.'s request to assist other besieged and hard-to-reach areas was refused. "I remind all parties that the deliberate starvation of civilians as a method of warfare constitutes a clear violation of global humanitarian law, and may amount to a crime against humanity and/or a war crime", Zeid said. (more...)
Kushner makes unannounced visit to Saudi Arabia
- October 30, 2017

Prior to this week, Kushner's most recent trip occurred in August, when he met separately with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu in Jerusalem and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Ramallah. However, the White House official did not specify who Kushner met with in Riyadh, noting only the diplomatic importance of the unannounced visit. However, it did note that Kushner, referred to as "The Senior Adviser", has played a role in communicating with Middle East governments. (more...)
Manipur team to meet PM over territorial integrity issues Manipur team to meet PM over territorial integrity issues
- October 30, 2017

Significantly, the NPF issued this statement to press in the backdrop of the all political parties meeting convened this afternoon at the Chief Minister's Secretariat. The objective of the NSCN (IM) is to establish a "Nagalim" (Greater Nagaland), consisting of all the Naga- inhabited areas of neighbouring Assam, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh and some portions of a neighbouring country, which it considers as the rightful homeland of the Nagas. (more...)
Historic George Washington church to remove memorial because he owned slaves Historic George Washington church to remove memorial because he owned slaves
- October 30, 2017

The fallout from those events and others, including the shooting dead of nine people at an African American church in SC in 2015, have sparked debate about symbols of the Confederacy and the legacy of slavery . The Washington Times reports that the Christ Church's congregation will be informed of the decision during this Sunday's worship service. The debate was reignited in August when a group of white supremacists and nationalists gathered in Charlottesville to protest the removal of ... (more...)
Dr Farooq Abdullah is NC President, again Dr Farooq Abdullah is NC President, again
- October 30, 2017

The delegates conference was held after a gap of 15 years. In the working committee meeting, Dr Abdullah had suggested Omar should replace him as the party president. Abdullah said during the 2016 unrest, no National Conference leader had asked for Mehbooba Mufti's resignation, but when there was a similar unrest in 2010 when he was in power, Mehbooba Mufti and her father Mufti Mohammed Sayeed knocked at every door in New Delhi to seek his ouster. (more...)
Sells partial stakes of Parker-Hannifin Corp. (PH)
- October 30, 2017

Time Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX) has risen 36.37% since October 28, 2016 and is uptrending. Centre Asset Management LLC lifted its position in Parker-Hannifin Corporation (NYSE:PH) by 18.6% during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). (more...)
6 policemen, 8 militants killed in Zabul clash
- October 30, 2017

The weapons belonging to the terrorists were captured by security forces, media reports said. At least nine policemen and 12 Taliban insurgents were killed in separate clashes in central Ghazni province on Saturday afternoon, local officials confirmed . (more...)
Kenya's president leads by a wide margin in early results Kenya's president leads by a wide margin in early results
- October 30, 2017

The vote has exposed Kenya's deep political and ethnic divisions as violence flares and court cases drag on. That sent ripples throughout East Africa, which relies on Kenya as a trade and diplomatic hub. The division was neatly captured in local media, with the Standard, a leading tabloid, headlining its front page: "One Kenya, two faces". The police however insists only one person was killed in Homa Bay over the disputed presidential elections but promised to release a comprehensive ... (more...)
The Shell Asset Management Co. Acquires 5223 Shares of PulteGroup Inc. (PHM)
- October 30, 2017

This represents a $0.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.97%. Weyerhaeuser Co (NYSE:WY) has risen 8.94% since October 28, 2016 and is uptrending. UBS AG began coverage on PulteGroup in a report on Wednesday. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Monday, April 4 by Zelman. RBC Capital Markets maintained PulteGroup, Inc. (more...)
Spain, England clash for Cup Spain, England clash for Cup
- October 30, 2017

Asked about the impact the tournament would have on Indian football, he said "football in India will get a new horizon with the U-17 World Cup". The jinx was broken in June, when the U-20 side lifted the World Cup beating Venezuela in the final . (more...)
At least 2 killed in storms in Central Europe At least 2 killed in storms in Central Europe
- October 30, 2017

Poland's meteorology institute issued gale warnings for as many as 11 provinces and said wind speeds there could reach 140 km/h, Radio Poland reports. Berlin's fire service has also introduced an emergency situation regime against the backdrop of the storm. Train travel was disrupted in much of the north of the country as German rail company Deutsche Bahn said it had suspended key routes, dispatching crews to remove storm debris from tracks and fix damaged lines. (more...)
Maxine Waters Leading an Maxine Waters Leading an "Impeach 45" Chant Will Make Your Day
- October 30, 2017

She was honored during the Women's Convention in front of more than 4,000 attendees for her political achivements during an event titled the Sojourner Truth Luncheon. She doesn't hold back. She has no fear. "She's for truly letting her filter go", Kellogg said. She used the third presidential debate between Trump and Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton - where Trump followed his female debate opponent around the stage - to illustrate her message to women of speaking out in the face of ... (more...)
Have Prince Harry and Meghan Markle set a wedding date? Have Prince Harry and Meghan Markle set a wedding date?
- October 30, 2017

But despite the distance, the couple might be a lot closer than people originally thought. Prince Harry and Meghan have been dating for over 18 months. Prince Harry likely knows how hard it can be to be a part of the royal family, especially when Markle is a career woman and is probably not used to royal protocol which she will be subject to. (more...)
Kim Jong-un Visits Cosmetics Factory in Pyongyang
- October 30, 2017

The findings of this office show that during the first days of fighting, may die from 30 to 300 thousand people. Specialists Research service do not rule out conflict on the Korean Peninsula could be involved Japan, China and Russian Federation, and if it is delayed, and the United States. (more...)
Can Lewis Hamilton get his 12th pole of the season? Can Lewis Hamilton get his 12th pole of the season?
- October 30, 2017

Formula One's first and only black driver also joined Vettel and Alain Prost as four-time winners. Lewis Hamilton burns some rubber in celebration of winning his fourth F1 world title. A seething Hamilton asked his team over the radio if Vettel made contact "on objective". "Not sure, Lewis", the team replied. Stewards decided no further investigation of the incident was necessary. (more...)
Long Island woman allegedly robs bank while child waits in taxi Long Island woman allegedly robs bank while child waits in taxi
- October 30, 2017

The Suffolk County Police Department reported 20-year-old Madison Munoz was arrested after demanding cash from the Bridgehampton National Bank while her 10-month-old son was in her vehicle. A Long Island woman was busted Saturday after robbing a bank while her young daughter waited in the getaway auto, police said. Marini, from Brentwood , New York, was charged with robbery and endangering the welfare of a child, according to authorities. (more...)
San Diego State vs. Hawaii live stream
- October 30, 2017

In addition to the challenges posed by fatigue and travel time, Hawaii has its own great running back, Diocemy Saint Juste, who leads the Mountain West with 156.3 rushing yards per game (Penny ranks second with 139.4). The Aztecs opened the scoring in the 1st quarter with a Juwan Washington 1 yard touchdown run. The Aztecs are averaging 198.9 yards rushing and 164.4 yards passing so far this season. (more...)
Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership Takes Position in Altisource Residential Corporation (RESI)
- October 30, 2017

Ellison George G also bought $142,380 worth of Altisource Residential Corp (NYSE:RESI) shares. The Eii Capital Management Inc holds 31,000 shares with $3.81 million value, up from 19,410 last quarter. grew its position in shares of Altisource Residential Corporation (NYSE:RESI) by 106.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. (more...)
Senate to examine financial records of firm behind notorious Trump-Russia dossier Senate to examine financial records of firm behind notorious Trump-Russia dossier
- October 30, 2017

The US House Intelligence Committee has reached agreement to obtain the bank records of the Washington-based research firm Fusion GPS , responsible for the infamous Trump-Moscow collusion dossier which has reportedly been partly funded by the Clinton campaign. (more...)
Emil Ekiyor decommits from MI, picks Alabama Emil Ekiyor decommits from MI, picks Alabama
- October 30, 2017

Ekiyor announced his decision on Twitter. "I would like to thank coach Harbaugh and his staff for believing in me and giving me the opportunity to play football at the University of MI". "I know I'm pretty in love with MI, but just in case anything happens or coach Harbaugh goes to the National Football League or something like that, I just want to have the backup options". (more...)
The Ecofin Ltd. Sold shares of Pattern Energy Group Inc. (PEGI)
- October 30, 2017

The SI to Vital Therapies Incorporated's float is 12.77%. KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY) has risen 43.10% since October 27, 2016 and is uptrending. Paul Marshall decreased its stake in Keycorp (KEY) by 26.81% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
One policeman killed, eight injured in Bahrain bus terror act One policeman killed, eight injured in Bahrain bus terror act
- October 30, 2017

The attack targeted the bus on the Khalifa bin Salman highway, the ministry said, adding that the militant group used a handmade bomb. An image of the aftermath of the attack showed shrapnel holes throughout the vehicle. Militants attacked a Bahraini police bus near the Jidhafs area outside the capital Manama today, wounding several policemen, the interior ministry said on Twitter. (more...)
Woman killed after boy jumps off overpass, lands on her vehicle Woman killed after boy jumps off overpass, lands on her vehicle
- October 30, 2017

Harris was killed by the impact of the fall, according to Corinne Geller, a spokeswoman for Virginia State Police. Police transported the 12-year-old boy to Fairfax Inova Hospital with life-threatening injuries. At this stage, the incident is being investigated as a suicide. WRC reports that 22-year-old Marisa Harris died after the boy landed on her Ford Escape after he jumped from the Cedar Lane overpass on Interstate 66 on Saturday afternoon. (more...)
Clarie Foy excited about Olivia Colman's casting as the Queen Clarie Foy excited about Olivia Colman's casting as the Queen
- October 29, 2017

A spokeswoman for the show said the subscription service had confirmed seasons three and four and that Colman was "confirmed to star". Beginning with soldiers in Her Majesty's Armed Forces fighting an illegal war in Egypt, and ending with the downfall of her third Prime Minister, Harold Macmillan, after a devastating scandal, the second season bears witness to the end of the age of deference, and ushers in the revolutionary era of the 1960s, so reports the trade. (more...)
Srikanth beats Nishimoto to win French Open Super Series Srikanth beats Nishimoto to win French Open Super Series
- October 29, 2017

Nishimoto will also attempt to become the first man from his country to win the tournament. Srikanth, on the other hand, stepped on the gas and took the lead in the second game right from the start. Despite, Nishimoto taking a big three-point lead, 8-5 at one point of the game, Srikanth made a comeback with his trademark jump-smash to make it 11-9 in a few minutes. (more...)
Buggy crash kills 3 children, injures 6 others Buggy crash kills 3 children, injures 6 others
- October 29, 2017

WOOD-TV reported that state police said the pickup truck crashed into the rear of the buggy about 8:30 a.m. Sunday in Bushnell Township, just southeast of Sheridan in central MI. The driver of the truck was not hurt. Police said the driver appeared to be wearing his seat belt. It is not now known if there were any seatbelts in the buggy. (more...)
Himachal Pradesh: BJP releases party vision document for the next five years Himachal Pradesh: BJP releases party vision document for the next five years
- October 29, 2017

Main thrust will be on generation of employment by harnessing tourism potential, new tourist circuits to be developed besides developing religious circuit - Dev Bhumi Darshan, the vision document said. Several senior leaders including JP Nadda, Prem Kumar Dhumal, Shanta Kumar were present on the occasion. Himachal Pradesh will vote on November 9.Results for the elections will be declared on December 18 the same day Gujarat election results would also be declared. (more...)

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