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SC halts counselling, admissions to IITs under JEE SC halts counselling, admissions to IITs under JEE
- July 08, 2017

Supreme Court today restrained further counselling or admissions to seats in IIT JEE (Advanced)-2017 till further orders. The court was hearing a plea challenging Indian Institute of Technology's (IITs) decision to grant grace marks to students for misprinted questions in this year's IIT-JEE exam. (more...)
Vikram Chatterjee arrested in model Sonika Chauhan death case Vikram Chatterjee arrested in model Sonika Chauhan death case
- July 08, 2017

The actor was missing for several days before his arrest. An Indian Express report quotes a police officer as claiming that the police received a report last week, according to which about 4.6 seconds before the crash, the vehicle was moving at 105 km/hr. (more...)
Arsenal will sign Riyad Mahrez, suggests Richard Keys Arsenal will sign Riyad Mahrez, suggests Richard Keys
- July 08, 2017

We have to understand Riyad's concerns but while he is contracted to the football club, and while we've had no bids for him, which we haven't, he has to be professional and we have to be professional. "We don't know the value and we don't know the bid so until a bid comes in - it's not worth thinking about". Mahrez is now expected to start pre-season training with Leicester when they return from their summer holidays on Friday. (more...)
Despite summer months, groups still call for donations Despite summer months, groups still call for donations
- July 08, 2017

The American Red Cross is putting out a red alert for blood and platelet donations. The July 4th holiday has been especially challenging: almost 700 fewer blood drives were held this week than during an average week. Additionally, almost one-third fewer new blood donors came out to give last summer than during the rest of the year. "It's not hard - you can do this!" Only 38% of the US population can donate blood and only 10% choose to do so. (more...)
Antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea on the rise, new drugs needed Antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea on the rise, new drugs needed
- July 08, 2017

Wi added that the reported cases are just the "tip of the iceberg", as some cases of untreatable gonorrhea may be going unreported. Each year, 78 million people are infected with the sexually transmitted bacterium, an estimated 800,000 of whom are in the US. (more...)
Trump picks Georgia public health commissioner to head CDC Trump picks Georgia public health commissioner to head CDC
- July 08, 2017

Dr Brenda Fitzgerald is an obstetrician-gynecologist and has been head of her state's Department of Public Health since 2011. "Dr. Fitzgerald truly understands the challenges, needs and strengths of state and local departments of health and, in turn, public health laboratories ", said Scott J. (more...)
Companies managing nuclear power plants under cyber attacks Companies managing nuclear power plants under cyber attacks
- July 08, 2017

The hackers did so by sending emails containing fake resumes with malicious codes for control engineering jobs to engineers with access to critical industrial control systems. Wolf Creek and the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) also issued statements that said that operations at the plant - or any plant in the country - had not been compromised. (more...)
UFC 213's Co-Main Event Gets EA Sports UFC 2 Simulation Treatment
- July 07, 2017

Or would St-Pierre, who's fought at welterweight for his entire UFC career, jump ahead of the Romero-Whittaker victor as a result of Thursday's report, regardless of the outcome? St-Pierre sent a text to both Bisping and UFC president Dana White, asking for the fight to be set up at UFC 217. (more...)
Global Heat Resistance Coating Market and Investment Analysis Report 2017 Global Heat Resistance Coating Market and Investment Analysis Report 2017
- July 07, 2017

Starting with a discussion on the current state of the EMS and ODM market, the report goes on to discuss the dynamics affecting each segment within it. Manufacturing Technology of Nail Making Machine Industry , Development of Nail Making Machine, Manufacturing Technology, Analysis of Nail Making Machine Manufacturing Technology, and Trends of Nail Making Machine Manufacturing Technology, Analysis of Key Manufacturers of Nail Making Machine Market , Company Profile, Product Information, ... (more...)
Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) Position Decreased by Comerica Bank
- July 07, 2017

During the same quarter past year, the firm posted $0.02 EPS. A weighted alpha below 0 suggest additional declines. About 20,266 shares traded. Intercontinental Exchange Inc (NYSE:ICE) has risen 13.80% since July 5, 2016 and is uptrending. Guggenheim reiterated a "neutral" rating on shares of Rite Aid Corporation in a research report on Monday. Alpine Vi Ltd Llc reported 652,999 shares. (more...)
Government Properties Income Trust (GOV) Closed its Previous Trade at $18.46
- July 07, 2017

The fund owned 10,192,603 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock after buying an additional 10,000,151 shares during the period. Alliancebernstein L.P. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 30th will be given a $0.275 dividend. This represents a $1.10 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.16%. (more...)
China built world's first power plant in form of panda China built world's first power plant in form of panda
- July 07, 2017

A new solar power plant in Datong, China, however, chose to have a little fun with its design. Construction began on November 20, 2016. At such rate, it is expected to offer 3.2 billion kilowatt-hours of energy in 25 years, reducing 2.74 million tons of carbon emissions and saving 1.056 million tons of coal. (more...)
China's Xi Jinping urges peaceful resolution to North Korea issue
- July 07, 2017

The U.S. and Russian Federation clashed at the United Nations Security Council over how to respond to North Korea's nuclear-weapons program, a confrontation throwing into doubt U.S. Haley pressed both countries to take action, saying North Korea was not listening to their calls for dialogue. The Trump administration was putting together a series of punitive measures against "any country that does business with this outlaw regime ", Haley said, referring to Washington's plans to ... (more...)
Coffin with child's organs, but no body, found on sidewalk Coffin with child's organs, but no body, found on sidewalk
- July 07, 2017

He went on to say that what was unusual about the find was there was no body in the casket; no head, no arms or legs, no torso, no bones and no skin, just the organs. "Where is the baby, and how did this end up here?" On the night they initially found the organs, police searched the cemetery across the street, as well as another one nearby, in hopes of finding a freshly dug-up grave, but they were unable to identify any using a helicopter with a flood light and a police dog, according ... (more...)
Police don't know what sparked killings in Maine Police don't know what sparked killings in Maine
- July 07, 2017

State police said classified the deaths of Hayden and Dustin Tuttle as domestic violence homicides. Hayden and Tuttle lived in a trailer, and there also was a camper where other family members were living on the property, said neighbor Wayne Parlin. (more...)
Schneiderman, other AGs welcome crackdown on spoof calls Schneiderman, other AGs welcome crackdown on spoof calls
- July 07, 2017

The FCC has requested public comment on rules that would allow providers to block several types of "spoofed" calls, in which a call appears to be coming from one number, but is actually coming from a different number. For more information, visit the FCC web page on the proposal at https://www.fcc.gov/fcc-facilitate-blocking-illegal-robocalls . If the new rules are adopted, providers would be allowed to block calls coming from invalid numbers, unallocated numbers, and numbers whose owners have ... (more...)
Rooney pulled out of Man Utd tour as Everton wait Rooney pulled out of Man Utd tour as Everton wait
- July 07, 2017

It does not fit in with the clubs other signings this summer, who have been in their early to mid-twenties. The writing was on the wall when Lukaku refused to sign a new and improved deal at Goodison Park last season. That would be a good piece of business by United. But Starsport now understands the pair have patched up their differences and that Lukaku is relishing the chance to play for Mourinho once again. (more...)
Florida sued for prohibiting medical marijuana patients from smoking pot in private Florida sued for prohibiting medical marijuana patients from smoking pot in private
- July 07, 2017

Smoking marijuana is the best way to administer it to some patients with debilitating conditions such as Lou Gehrig's disease, or ALS, lawyer John Morgan said at a news conference outside the Leon County courthouse where he filed the suit. (more...)
CLIF Bars recalled over allergy concerns CLIF Bars recalled over allergy concerns
- July 07, 2017

The agency says Clif Bar got complaints of allergic reactions to tree nuts and peanuts. Clif Bar discovered the issue after customers complained of suffering allergic reactions to peanuts or tree nuts after eating the bars. The bars were sold in retail stores throughout the USA and online. - Some varieties of a popular brand of protein bar are being recalled because they could contain peanuts or tree nuts that aren't listed as an ingredient or allergen on the package. (more...)
Smelling food may make you fat Smelling food may make you fat
- July 06, 2017

But if a recent research is to go by, sense of smell that helps in enjoying the food may be inadvertently making you fat. However the experts did not expect to find mice losing weight when they ate the same food as the smelling group. The study was published this week in the journal Cell Metabolism . Because the weight change was so substantial, Professor Dillin and colleagues created a second mouse model lacking a sense of smell. (more...)