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No ban on firecrackers in Mumbai, Maharashtra this Diwali, says minister No ban on firecrackers in Mumbai, Maharashtra this Diwali, says minister
- October 11, 2017

Ending all speculation after the Supreme Court Monday banned sale of firecrackers in Delhi-NCR, Environment Minister Ramdas Kadam Tuesday said there was no plan to implement such a ban in the state. "The high pollution has a bad effect on the atmosphere which is the reason that sometimes there is less rains and sometimes high", he told the media. (more...)
Chinese women detained at South Korean airport after plastic surgery Chinese women detained at South Korean airport after plastic surgery
- October 11, 2017

The photo was first posted on Weibo by Chinese TV presenter Jian Hua Hua on Sunday (Oct 8). The picture is said to have been taken over the recent Golden Week national holiday in China, an eight-day period when many Chinese - said to be six million this year - travel overseas. (more...)
ISIS terror plot thwarted in NYC past year ISIS terror plot thwarted in NYC past year
- October 11, 2017

All three men have been arrested and one has pled guilty. Details of his guilty plea in what has been described as an ISIS-inspired plot to target New York City landmarks only recently came to light, after American court records were unsealed. (more...)
California Fires Kill at Least 11, Force Thousands to Evacuate California Fires Kill at Least 11, Force Thousands to Evacuate
- October 11, 2017

Among the dead in Napa were a couple aged 99 and 100 years old who had been married for 75 years, KTVU-TV said. Brown also asked President Donald Trump - who spent his morning tweeting insults at ESPN host Jemele Hill and the National Football League - to issue a disaster declaration. (more...)
Commanding Officers of USS McCain Relieved of Duty Following Deadly Collision
- October 11, 2017

Sanchez were reassigned to other duties in Japan, where the Seventh Fleet is headquartered, the Navy said. Alfredo J. Sanchez, and executive officer, Cmdr. Following that collision the ship's commanding officer, executive officer and senior enlisted sailor were also relieved of their duties for a similar loss of confidence. (more...)
CBI tries to nix Karti's trip over fears of evidence tampering CBI tries to nix Karti's trip over fears of evidence tampering
- October 11, 2017

I am politically exposed person and the United Kingdom has strict laws governing PEPs in terms of opening bank accounts, he also submitted. The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the CBI to show documents to justify its lookout circular against Karti Chidambaram to prevent him from going overseas. (more...)
Palace distances self from SC ruling to keep De Lima in jail Palace distances self from SC ruling to keep De Lima in jail
- October 11, 2017

Leila M.de Lima that seeks the dismissal of drug charges lodged against her and be released from detention . "The summary is to be released as soon as dissents and concurrences are released". The decision means that de Lima will remain detained at Camp Crame, the headquarters of the Philippine National Police, in Manila, where she has awaited trial for almost eight months. (more...)
India court commutes death sentence for deadly Gujarat riots India court commutes death sentence for deadly Gujarat riots
- October 11, 2017

The HC, however, upheld the death sentence of 20 other convicts in Godhra case. Mutual recrimination over the murder of kar sevaks returning from Ayodhya in the fire and of people, mostly Muslims, in the riots will serve no goal other than keep alive the embers of distrust engendered by an avoidable set of events. (more...)
Doughboy Roc Of Doughboyz Cashout Reportedly Shot & Killed In Detroit Doughboy Roc Of Doughboyz Cashout Reportedly Shot & Killed In Detroit
- October 11, 2017

According to local CBS affiliate , the rapper (born Rodney Yeargin) was shot multiple times inside his vehicle on Detroit's west side at around 3:30 p.m. Investigators don't have any information about a suspect at this time. "I saw Detroit , I saw some kids that did all the work". "He loved Detroit ", Goudy said. (more...)
US Believes Hezbollah Determined to Give Itself Option to Attack Inside US US Believes Hezbollah Determined to Give Itself Option to Attack Inside US
- October 11, 2017

Sales. "It is a single organization, a terrorist organization and it is rotten to it's core", State Department Counterterrorism Coordinator Nathan Sales told reporters in a briefing that dovetailed with an ongoing Trump administration push to announce a more hawkish US posture toward Iran. (more...)
Trump calls 'Liddle' Bob Corker a 'fool' over NYT interview Trump calls 'Liddle' Bob Corker a 'fool' over NYT interview
- October 11, 2017

Trump tried to bully the senator in the wake of that NYT interview , warning he's "not through with Corker". "No my message does not change". 'I think Secretary Tillerson, Secretary Mattis, and Chief of Staff Kelly are those people that help separate our country from chaos, ' Corker said, referring to Defense Secretary James Mattis and White House chief of staff John Kelly. (more...)
Love jihad hearing turns 'ugly' in SC
- October 11, 2017

Athira (left), who is being interrogated by the NIA , converted to Islam after she eloped with a Muslim man to marry him. Athira alias Ayesha from Kasaragod and Athira from Palakkad have both told NIA they were lured. In both these cases, the NIA suspects the role of Popular Front of India (PFI). The NIA is also examining role of Malappuram Sainaba AS who is also the President of PFI's women's wing, the National Women's Front (NWF). (more...)
Spain warns Catalan leader ahead of independence showdown Spain warns Catalan leader ahead of independence showdown
- October 11, 2017

Opinion polls conducted before the vote suggested a minority of around 40% of residents in Catalonia backed independence. - "We establish the Catalan republic, as an independent and sovereign, democratic and social state of law". Francisco Franco. Within Catalonia, there's been polarization as well. We also saw huge protests last weekend by Catalans against independence - hundreds of thousands of people in the streets. (more...)
Trump gets a win in court on travel ban Trump gets a win in court on travel ban
- October 11, 2017

The case dismissed Tuesday is Trump v. The justices did not act on Trump v. Hawaii , the challenge that it had agreed to review along with Trump v. IRAP last June. That's a victory for the Trump administration, which urged the court to take that step. The challengers countered that the disputes are not moot and should be returned to the court's calendar for oral argument and an eventual decision on the merits. (more...)
North Korean hackers 'stole US-South Korea war plans' North Korean hackers 'stole US-South Korea war plans'
- October 11, 2017

When the hacking attack was found out past year, the Defense Ministry blamed North Korea . The news agency, based in Seoul, South Korea , is reporting that the Trump Administration has sent an advance team, which sets up security and logistics for the president and his staff ahead of the trip. (more...)
Buy Consensus rating Technology Stock: Western Digital Corporation (WDC)
- October 11, 2017

Investors wait Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ: WDC ) to report on October, 25. its quarterly earnings Wall Street analysts expect $3.00 EPS, up $1.82 or 154.24 % from last year's $1.18 same quarter earnings. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 13 selling transactions for $16.65 million activity. The insider DeMaria Jacqueline sold $1.86 million. (more...)
India hands life-term to key suspect in Sonepat bombing India hands life-term to key suspect in Sonepat bombing
- October 11, 2017

The court of additional district and sessions judge Sushil Kumar Garg pronounced the quantum of punishment. On December 28, 1996, two bomb blasts, one at a candies shop and another one at a bus stand, took place in Sonipat, which left 12 people injured. (more...)
Officer plans to appeal firing in nurse arrest Officer plans to appeal firing in nurse arrest
- October 11, 2017

Payne was sacked after he arrested Alex Wubbels on July 26 after she refused to allow him to draw blood from a patient unconscious after a auto crash. The patient wasn't suspected of wrongdoing. She was surrounded by hospital staff. Payne insisted, and the dispute ended with him dragging her outside as she screamed she had done nothing wrong. (more...)
First Mother? Ivana Trump raises the possibility of her daughter Ivanka's presidency First Mother? Ivana Trump raises the possibility of her daughter Ivanka's presidency
- October 11, 2017

In another recent interview , Maples wished, "If [Ivana is] holding any kind of resentment toward me, I really hope, for her sake, that she can forgive me", but Trump fired back, "For my sake?" "My instincts told me that Donald was smart and amusing - an all-America good guy", Ivana Trump writes. (more...)
Lindsey Graham grovels before Trump and his tremendous golfing prowess Lindsey Graham grovels before Trump and his tremendous golfing prowess
- October 11, 2017

Graham said in a follow-up tweet. "And this one blew my mind". It is unclear what Ruhle found similar between Graham's tweets and the North Korean leader's behavior, although it appears she may have been comparing the senator's comments to the praise that North Koreans bestow on Kim. (more...)