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China has complained about the White House confusing the PRC and ROC China has complained about the White House confusing the PRC and ROC
- July 10, 2017

Foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said Monday that China asked the United States for an explanation of the mistake, and the USA said it was a technical error and corrected it. Trump first ruffled feathers in Beijing after his November election victory, when the president-elect accepted a congratulatory phone call from President Tsai Ing-wen, despite the USA having broken off relations with the island in 1979. (more...)
China Jun CPI +1.5% on Year; Market Expected +1.5% China Jun CPI +1.5% on Year; Market Expected +1.5%
- July 10, 2017

This was in line with analyst forecasts and unchanged from the previous month. China's consumer price index (CPI), a main gauge of inflation, rose 1.5 percent year on year in June, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Monday. Despite a recent acceleration, the annual rate still sits well below the 3% level targeted by the People's Bank of Chin (PBoC). Meanwhile, spot iron ore and construction steel prices have risen as investors continued to focus on China's capacity cutbacks and ... (more...)
RELEASED: Sidharth Malhotra and Jacqueline starrer 'A Gentleman's trailer is out now! RELEASED: Sidharth Malhotra and Jacqueline starrer 'A Gentleman's trailer is out now!
- July 10, 2017

Last week, Sidharth told reporters that he doesn't have a double role in A Gentleman which can only mean that in the film Rishi's dark past catches up with Gaurav's bright future, which turns things topsy-turvy. He is some sort of spy/assassin, and a gang of criminals, led by Suniel Shetty , is after him. At two minute 54 seconds, the trailer is long but doesn't get tiring as it is studded with a lot of action-packed scenes. (more...)
India's NSE price quotes not updating after system glitch India's NSE price quotes not updating after system glitch
- July 10, 2017

The bourse added that the market will reopen shortly. To maintain price parity between equity and derivatives prices, the exchange made a decision to shut down the cash and futures and options (F&O) segments. NSE usually commences trading around 9:15 AM on weekdays. "Due to technical reasons in cash market, trading has been stopped in both Cash and F&O segment of NSE". (more...)
21-month-old boy taken after violent assault, police say 21-month-old boy taken after violent assault, police say
- July 10, 2017

He has been charged on a warrant issued by Chicopee Police with armed assault in a dwelling, assault to murder and kidnapping and endangering a minor by relative. Police in CT have also filed charges against Calcorzi, Michael Wilk, Chicopee Police public information officer, said. When he was taken police said he was wearing a white T-shirt and diaper. (more...)
Air India stops serving non-vegetarian meals Air India stops serving non-vegetarian meals
- July 10, 2017

However, airline sources said the decision was implemented in the month of June. However, non-vegetarian food will continue to be served for passengers in the business and first class. Officials claim that this move is a cost-cutting measure as the airline has lately been crippled by ever-increasing debt necessitating certain austerity measures. (more...)
GST: Kerala traders to strike work on July 11 GST: Kerala traders to strike work on July 11
- July 10, 2017

Starting Monday, the farmers will stop selling chicken in the state. The merchants and traders are planning to close down the shops indefinitely after discussions with the government failed. Those attached to the Poultry Association however say that only after three weeks will the prices of chicken come down. He also said that the dealers are challenging the government and the people by deciding to shut down shops. (more...)
India should not expect China to compromise India should not expect China to compromise
- July 10, 2017

The India-China standoff is at an altitude of 10,000 feet. The argument is one of the many that the Chinese scholar gave blaming India for sending its troops to the disputed Doklam area. In its editorial on 10 July, the paper urges New Delhi to withdraw its troops sent across Sikkim to the Donglang area of China. "Prime Minister Narendra Modi should understand the feelings of the people in India and should realize that we can live without Chinese products", said Manothiya.Doka La is the ... (more...)
Poroshenko: Ukraine, United States start practical fulfillment of bilateral cooperation Poroshenko: Ukraine, United States start practical fulfillment of bilateral cooperation
- July 10, 2017

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told Russian Federation on Sunday that it must take the first steps to reduce tensions in eastern Ukraine and that American and European sanctions would remain in place until Moscow reversed course in the region. (more...)
Sushma Swaraj slams Pakistan's Sartaj Aziz in series of blistering tweets Sushma Swaraj slams Pakistan's Sartaj Aziz in series of blistering tweets
- July 10, 2017

However, Sushma Swaraj sharply denied it, saying Sartaj Aziz had not given a recommendation letter needed for Tanveer's visa. "However, Mr.Aziz has not shown the courtesy even to acknowledge my letter", Swaraj alleged. Mrs Swaraj said her government it was Aziz who was responsible for blocking medical visas for Pakistani nationals in need of urgent medical intervention in hospitals across India. (more...)
Deadly accident involving Lamborghini caught on camera in Noida Expressway Deadly accident involving Lamborghini caught on camera in Noida Expressway
- July 10, 2017

The accident occurred after a Maruti Eeco van was struck by a Lamborghini, causing fatal injuries to the former's driver. I am one of those who takes the time out to gawk at a particularly well-maintained Bugatti, Ferrari or Lamborghini. (more...)
Donegal drowning tragedy victims had been rescued before Donegal drowning tragedy victims had been rescued before
- July 10, 2017

A second report alerted the Coastguard that a boat had left Teelin yesterday with two occupants on board and had failed to return. A rescue operation was launched involving the Rescue 118 helicopter, the Bundoran Lifeboat, the Killybegs Cost Guard and the Arranmore Lifeboat. (more...)
Salman Khan Joins Team Judwaa 2 And Everybody's Excited. See Pics Salman Khan Joins Team Judwaa 2 And Everybody's Excited. See Pics
- July 10, 2017

Earlier Bollywood actor Taapsee Pannu had expressed her wishes to work with superstar Salman Khan and guess what? After a three year long hiatus, David Dhawan has put on his directorial cap and promised to retain the original flavor. Salman Khan's fans must be delighted to catch him in Judwaa 2 again! Meanwhile, Salman Khan will also reportedly feature in a song in Shah Rukh Khan's film with Aanand L Rai, for which he's recently spotted on teh sets of the film. (more...)
Cardinal Pell arrives in Australia to face abuse charges Cardinal Pell arrives in Australia to face abuse charges
- July 10, 2017

The Australia's most senior Catholic in his defence said he is innocent and is looking forward to fight the charges against him in court. "They are false. Church sexual abuse broke into the open in 2002 when it was discovered that USA bishops in the Boston area moved abusers from parish to parish instead of defrocking them. (more...)
Changing how we deal with N. Korea Changing how we deal with N. Korea
- July 10, 2017

The "final phase" in a confrontation with America, Kim Jong Un called it. One one hand, China and Russian Federation have stated that they are in agreement that " North Korea's nuclear and missile programs should be suspended in return for a moratorium on large-scale military exercises by the United States and South Korea". (more...)
EnLink Midstream, LLC (ENLC) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.08 Per Share
- July 10, 2017

For the next financial year, analysts expect that the firm will report earnings of $0.65 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from ($0.04) to $1.57. About 189,995 shares traded. Analysts taken into consideration by Zacks Research have a current mean target price of $16 on shares of Freightcar America, Inc. Morgan Stanley now owns 1,182,900 shares of the pipeline company's stock worth $28,391,000 after buying an additional 71,310 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Trump confirms London trip, promises Trump confirms London trip, promises "very powerful" trade deal with Britain
- July 10, 2017

Trump did take questions from reporters on Thursday, during a stop in Warsaw, Poland, before the G20 summit started. Abe said he wanted to "demonstrate the robust partnership as well as the bonds" between Japan and the USA on the issue. Trump said he wanted a new arrangement that is "equitable" and "reciprocal". He also hailed the "very special relationship" he had forged with UK Prime Minister Theresa May as the two leaders met for talks on the fringes of the G20 summit in Hamburg. (more...)
Pentagon Flies B-1B Bombers Over South Korea Pentagon Flies B-1B Bombers Over South Korea
- July 10, 2017

The many failures in the past were simply part of the learning curve for a country with a demonstrated ability to benefit from its mistakes, said David Albright, a former United Nations weapons inspector and president of the Institute for Science and International Security, a Washington think tank. (more...)
Britain's Theresa May to hold talks with Donald Trump at G20 Britain's Theresa May to hold talks with Donald Trump at G20
- July 10, 2017

Trump's pledge came during a working session of the G20 summit of world leaders in Hamburg , providing a "godsend" to the United Nations' World Food Programme, the group's executive director, David Beasley, told Reuters on the sidelines of the meeting. (more...)
Fire breaks out in London's popular Camden Market Fire breaks out in London's popular Camden Market
- July 10, 2017

The first, second and third floors and the roof of the building were on fire, the brigade tweeted, saying more than 70 firefighters and 10 fire engines were on the scene. "It is unknown at this stage if any persons are injured, we await update", the spokeswoman said. Pictures on social media showed the fire was well alight with the flames towering high above surrounding buildings, however, as of 10.30am AEST, London's Metropolitan Police confirmed there had been no reports of injuries. (more...)