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Hegazi heads West Brom to 1-0 win over Bournemouth Hegazi heads West Brom to 1-0 win over Bournemouth
- August 13, 2017

Jay Rodriguez , another off-season arrival for the Baggies, had gone close on a couple of occasions prior to Hegazi's header, while Bournemouth looked uncharacteristically bereft of attacking verve in their quest for an equaliser. The Baggies impressed early on and took the lead through Ahmed Hegazy's header which turned out to be the victor. West Brom continued their dominance from set pieces in the second half as Claudio Yacob headed into the side-netting. (more...)
Prepare for Solar Event with Eclipse Glasses Prepare for Solar Event with Eclipse Glasses
- August 13, 2017

If you were to stare into the sun for more than just a few seconds, you would burn a crater in your retina, much like holding up a magnifying glass on a sunny day and burning holes in leaves or paper. "This is a great option for viewing the eclipse together as a family, especially if you have been unable to secure a pair of eclipse glasses", said Karyn Perdue, education program manager for The Lab. (more...)
JD(U) rift deepens, party removes Sharad Yadav as Rajya Sabha leader JD(U) rift deepens, party removes Sharad Yadav as Rajya Sabha leader
- August 13, 2017

JD (U) has finally started taking decisions against Sharad Yadav, one of the foundation pillars of the party, who has now turned anti-JD (U). A key leader behind the idea of the gathering said hopes were high that RJD, Trinamool Congress , DMK and National Conference among others would nominate members to attend the meeting. (more...)
Kim will 'truly regret it' if he threatens United States again
- August 13, 2017

The state-run KCNA news agency has previously accused the USA president of driving the region "to the brink of nuclear war". U.S Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he did not believe the threat from North Korea has changed and defended the President's statement . (more...)
Soldier killed in Kashmir encounter with militants Soldier killed in Kashmir encounter with militants
- August 13, 2017

Security forces suspecting the presence of terrorists, search operation has begun in Awneera village of Shopian in Kashmir valley on Saturday. On Friday night, the militants attacked the Army's 42 Rashtriya Rifles headquarters in the forest area of Kalaroos in north-western Kupwara district, injuring a soldier, the officials said. (more...)
Canadian pastor returns home after release from North Korean prison Canadian pastor returns home after release from North Korean prison
- August 13, 2017

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says Canada stands by the United States, but called for a de-escalation in the war of words with North Korea. outpost in the Pacific some 3,300 kilometers (2000 miles) from North Korea. U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted Friday morning that "military solutions" are "locked and loaded" should North Korea act unwisely, capping off a week that saw North Korea lay out plans for a military strike on Guam, an American territory in the region. (more...)
Officials say OH norovirus outbreak tied to doughnut shop Officials say OH norovirus outbreak tied to doughnut shop
- August 13, 2017

Monday morning, we came in and started the investigation and found out that at this point in time the investigation is looking to Mama C's out in Maumee relative to a Norovirus outbreak ", said Zgodinski. But an infected individual can spread the virus up to two weeks after the symptoms disappear, unknowingly passing the virus through close contact like shaking hands. (more...)
Police helicopter crashes near violent white supremacist rally Police helicopter crashes near violent white supremacist rally
- August 13, 2017

A statement released by Virginia State Police reads: 'Shortly before 5pm today (August 12), a helicopter crashed into a wooded area near a residence on Old Farm Road. Neighbors said the helicopter hovered low over houses before going into nearby woods. Images from the scene showed part of an aircraft in a tree. The state chopper went down near the Birdwood Golf Course, the Daily Progress newspaper reported . (more...)
Danish submarine sub owner accused over journalist's death Danish submarine sub owner accused over journalist's death
- August 13, 2017

According to a statement Wall's family shared with CPJ today, the 30-year-old Swedish-born journalist, who was based in NY and Beijing, was working on a story about inventor Peter Madsen when she went missing. Madsen had wanted to launch himself into the space race before building his submarine the Nautilus, the biggest privately-made one ever when he made it in 2008. (more...)
UP MSP's directive on national song, national flag welcomed by BJP UP MSP's directive on national song, national flag welcomed by BJP
- August 13, 2017

Minister of state for Minority Welfare, Baldev Olakh justified the order saying it was necessary to inculcate a sense of pride and honour for the national anthem and song among the students. 71st Independence Day is going to be celebrated across the country on August 15. We can use them in our magazine or upload them on our website, " he said. (more...)
With Shares Trading down at $8.70 (FSIC) FSIC Reports Second Quarter 2017…
- August 13, 2017

For the quarter ending Dec-17, 4 analysts have a mean sales target of 102.33 million whilst for the year ending Dec-17, 4 analysts have a mean target of 408.12 million. FS Investment Corporation's dividend payout ratio is presently 58.55%. In related news, Director David J. Adelman bought 11,160 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, June 22nd. (more...)
Trump retweets Fox headlines about 'fallout' for Republicans who cross him Trump retweets Fox headlines about 'fallout' for Republicans who cross him
- August 13, 2017

Strikingly, while large majorities of Democrats and independents back efforts to sustain the statute, even Republicans and Trump supporters lean toward saying the administration should try making the law work, not take steps to hinder it. (more...)
Facebook allows Moments-like app to be launched in China Facebook allows Moments-like app to be launched in China
- August 12, 2017

A source close to the matter confirmed a New York Times report on Friday that Facebook took the unusual step of creating an app called Colorful Balloons and releasing it through a local company with no hint that the social network was involved. (more...)
Eight army personnel among 15 martyred in Quetta's Pishin stop blast Eight army personnel among 15 martyred in Quetta's Pishin stop blast
- August 12, 2017

Spokesperson for the provincial government Anwarul Haq Kakar has confirmed the number of injured in an exclusive talk with Dunya News. However, sources cited by local news channels, claimed that the attack was a terror operation executed by the insurgent outfits targeting the vehicle of security personnel. (more...)
United States warship sails close to South China Sea island, China 'displeased' United States warship sails close to South China Sea island, China 'displeased'
- August 13, 2017

China's Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that the trespassing of a United States missile destroyer in China's territorial waters violated Chinese and worldwide law, severely harmed Chinese sovereignty and security and seriously endangered the lives of soldiers at the front line. (more...)
Amit Shah invites JD(U) chief Nitish Kumar to join NDA Amit Shah invites JD(U) chief Nitish Kumar to join NDA
- August 13, 2017

Party spokesperson KC Tyagi also accused Gandhi of "exploiting" the dissidence in the JD (U), saying it is against "political decorum". "This party is not Kumar's alone but also belongs to me", said a seemingly defiant Yadav, a founder-leader of the party, who had merged his original Janata Dal with Kumar's Samata Party, in 2003, to form the JD (U). (more...)
PM Shahid Khaqan meets Sindh CM, discusses security situation PM Shahid Khaqan meets Sindh CM, discusses security situation
- August 13, 2017

Speaking about the recent controversial law that repealed the National Accountability Ordinance (NAO) 1999 in Sindh, the prime minister said that the law needs to be reviewed. "The law and order situation will be improved", he said adding the PML-N leadership has resolved to solve such problems. He assured the AJK Prime Minister that federal government would extend its full cooperation to state government for the development and prosperity of Azad Jammu and Kashmir. (more...)
United States sanctions on North Korea: Dead on arrival United States sanctions on North Korea: Dead on arrival
- August 12, 2017

The Security Council unanimously approved tough new sanctions on North Korea on Saturday. The document implies prohibition of imports of coal, iron, iron ore, lead and seafood from the Asian nation by the UN member states. And if that wasn't clear enough, last month, the isolated Asian nation tested intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) that experts say could reach USA shores, specifically Alaska. (more...)
Flood situation in Assam worsens; 10 lakh people affected in 19 districts Flood situation in Assam worsens; 10 lakh people affected in 19 districts
- August 13, 2017

The state government has opened 15 relief camps in Lakhimpur, Chirang, Kokrajhar and Golaghat districts to help those whose homes have either been damaged or washed away in floods. The Brahmaputra has breached one more embankment in Majuli river island district where situation is fast turning serious. The present government therefore worked vigorously to fix and strengthen the embankments before the onset of monsoon and completed the works of 88 numbers of embankments in the state. (more...)
Roma won't increase Riyad Mahrez bid, wait on Leicester's answer Roma won't increase Riyad Mahrez bid, wait on Leicester's answer
- August 12, 2017

Catalan newspaper Sport report Mahrez has been offered to Barcelona, with the insinuation the offering would be from the player's entourage, and the club have politely turned the approach down. Leicester manager Craig Shakespeare was quizzed on Mahrez's future on Wednesday. "We're working on other options but we're relaxed given our squad is 90 per cent complete". (more...)