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UN Security Council pushes Myanmar on accountability over Rohingya UN Security Council pushes Myanmar on accountability over Rohingya
- May 10, 2018

The move follows a visit by Council envoys to Bangladesh and Myanmar last week to see first-hand the aftermath of a Myanmar military crackdown that Britain, the United States and others have denounced as ethnic cleansing of the minority Rohingya. (more...)
SC slams Archaeological Survey of India for not maintaining Taj Mahal SC slams Archaeological Survey of India for not maintaining Taj Mahal
- May 10, 2018

Hauling up the ASI, the bench said: "This situation would not have arisen if the ASI had done its job". Expressing concern over blue and green patches on the Taj Mahal, the apex court asked the government to consider whether some other bodies be given responsibility to manage the affairs of the world heritage site. (more...)
HPV vaccine prevents cervical cancer HPV vaccine prevents cervical cancer
- May 10, 2018

HPV vaccinations are effective in protecting young women against cervical lesions and do not increase the risk of serious side effects, a new study has found. HPV is a leading cause of cancer deaths among women worldwide, according to the World Health Organization. HPV vaccination reduced also the risk for any precancer lesions from 559 to 391 per 10,000. (more...)
Last Week Diageo plc (LON:DGE) Ratings
- May 10, 2018

Price T Rowe Md stated it has 12,148 shs or 0% of all its holdings. The New York-based Jpmorgan Chase & has invested 0% in Sky plc (LON:SKY). Gamco Incorporated Et Al accumulated 336,100 shs or 0.03% of the stock. Peel Hunt maintained it with "Buy" rating and GBX 235 target in Thursday, February 1 report. On Wednesday, January 24 the stock rating was maintained by Shore Capital with "Buy". (more...)
Trump Outsources US Foreign Policy to Riyadh, Tel Aviv Over Iran Deal
- May 10, 2018

Our outlook for a tight oil market in 2H18-1H19 could therefore leave the magnitude of the required Iran import reductions below the 20% targeted in 2012. On April 30, Israel was said to have struck government outposts in northern Syria, killing more than a dozen pro-government fighters, many of them Iranians. (more...)
Hard Rock seeks casino license in Atlantic City Hard Rock seeks casino license in Atlantic City
- May 10, 2018

The new resort casino, which is taking the place of the former Revel Casino, is set to open on June 28th. Do you have community news or events? The 47-story Revel tower, completed in 2012 at a cost of $2.4 billion, closed its doors in 2014 but was purchased by Florida developer Glenn Straub for just $82 million in 2015. (more...)
Institutional Portfolio Favorite in Spotlight: Mylan NV (NASDAQ:MYL)
- May 10, 2018

ROE (Return on equity) was recorded as 5.40% and MYL's has Return on assets (ROA) of 2.00% while Return on Investment (ROI) was recorded as 4.80%. It has outperformed by 72.52% the S&P500. It also increased its holding in Texas Instruments ( NASDAQ :TXN) by 531,014 shares in the quarter, for a total of 681,300 shares, and has risen its stake in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE). (more...)
CDC apologizes for 'gross' muffin post about ticks CDC apologizes for 'gross' muffin post about ticks
- May 09, 2018

However, the study confirmed that almost all pet owners, regardless of age, want to keep their pets free of fleas and ticks , with 90 percent citing that they would "do anything" to protect their pets from these pests. A 2016 study found ticks that carry Lyme disease present in almost half of all USA counties. A tick salivates once it bites you, and it's through the saliva that diseases can be transmitted. (more...)
Incredible video shows pollen storm in New Jersey Incredible video shows pollen storm in New Jersey
- May 09, 2018

In Massachusetts, pollen season is expected to be a tough one for those affected by allergies. When the bulldozer taps the tree, pollen erupts from its leaves so thick that it replicates the tree's shape. If you've got allergies, get your meds ready. Stay inside, dust often and cleaning your home's air filter can go a long way to keeping pollen allergies at bay, AccuWeather says. (more...)
US urged not to 'abandon' South Sudan after announcing assistance review US urged not to 'abandon' South Sudan after announcing assistance review
- May 09, 2018

The IRC recognizes the US's generosity as the largest humanitarian donor to South Sudan, and we urge the U.S. government to use this review as an opportunity to recommit to the people of South Sudan by affirming that life-saving humanitarian assistance, delivered by credible worldwide partners, will not be affected by the review. (more...)
Has Delhi's Akbar Road been renamed? Maharana Pratap Road signage pasted overnight Has Delhi's Akbar Road been renamed? Maharana Pratap Road signage pasted overnight
- May 09, 2018

The yellow and pink poster, seemingly put upward with vandals, has been removed from the sign board under police oversight. The defacement came, incidentally, ahead of the birth anniversary of the great Mewar warrior on May 9. Aurangzeb Road became Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Road after the former president and missile man who died in 2015. Then Union Minister for Urban Development, Venkaiah Naidu had said the government was "not involved" in such proposals and added that its focus was on ... (more...)
Overwatch League Grand Finals to be Held at Barclays Center Overwatch League Grand Finals to be Held at Barclays Center
- May 09, 2018

For Overwatch League, the esports conference created by fiat from Activision Blizzard , the move is the first step in its plans for housing esports teams in cities around the country. The inaugural Overwatch League Grand Finals have a home. At the end of Stage 4 of the OWL's regular season, the top six teams in the overall season standings will secure a spot in the playoffs. (more...)
Lettuce E. Coli Outbreak Spreads to Minnesota Lettuce E. Coli Outbreak Spreads to Minnesota
- May 09, 2018

Yuma-grown romaine lettuce should no longer be on sale, but consumers should check the origin of any romaine in their refrigerators. All of the sick people in Minnesota who have been interviewed by public health investigators reported exposure to romaine lettuce. (more...)
Two-thirds of Americans stressed out over paying bills Two-thirds of Americans stressed out over paying bills
- May 09, 2018

Overall, 39 percent of respondents said they're more anxious than they were past year, according to the American Psychiatric Association (APA) survey , which was released Monday. The increase in anxiety varies among genders, races and generations, the APA said in a press release. Eighty six percent of the participants believe that the mental health of a person has an impact of the physical health and 75 percent believe that if the mental illnesses are left untreated then these have a ... (more...)
FDA says Epipens, Adrenaclicks in short supply FDA says Epipens, Adrenaclicks in short supply
- May 09, 2018

In a statement released Wednesday, Mylan said it is now receiving continual supply from its manufacturing partner and is expediting shipments to wholesales upon receipt. "There's a problem out there". "Based on the information provided by the manufacturer, the FDA anticipates the EpiPen shortage to be short-term", said FDA spokeswoman Lauren Smith Dyer. (more...)
United States withdrawal from Iran deal branded a 'serious mistake' United States withdrawal from Iran deal branded a 'serious mistake'
- May 09, 2018

It gives Iranian hardliners the cover they need to rekindle Irans nuclear program, threatens Israel by weakening the oversight of Irans nuclear activities and sends a message to North Korea that the United States can not be trusted in a deal to rein in the Norths own nuclear ambitions. (more...)
Baby girl hospitalized with brain injury after getting hit during softball game Baby girl hospitalized with brain injury after getting hit during softball game
- May 09, 2018

Lee Hovenga, the father, was helping to get Kassy Hovenga, the mother, situated with a blanket so that the baby could discreetly breastfeed. According to posts McKenna's mom, Kassy, was sitting behind the fence in the stands on the third base line at her husband Lee's softball game. (more...)
Google suspends Irish abortion referendum ads Google suspends Irish abortion referendum ads
- May 09, 2018

When Facebook revealed yesterday it was to ban ads relating to Ireland's abortion referendum from foreign sources, pressure was on another social media giant to follow suit. Furthermore, Facebook are only blocking ads posted and paid for by foreign individuals and organisations, not those placed by domestic groups and campaigners. (more...)
Nigeria Recovers N7.8 Billion Through Whistleblower Policy Nigeria Recovers N7.8 Billion Through Whistleblower Policy
- May 09, 2018

He said this in Abuja while declaring open a week-long event organised by the federal government to celebrate the successes it has achieved through the Open Government Partnership, OGP, initiative. "We have set up a Presidential Committee on Asset Recovery (PCAR), and developed procedures and guidance to ensure that all recovered funds are paid into a single Central Bank Asset Recovery account, for improved transparency and ease of management". (more...)
Saudi Arabia says driving ban on women to be lifted June 24 Saudi Arabia says driving ban on women to be lifted June 24
- May 09, 2018

Training will vary between six to 30 hours, depending on the applicant's driving skills, it added. Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, 32, is thought to be the "driving force" behind the ban being lifted, and his Vision 2030 plan for a post-oil era hopes to elevate women to a third of the workforce - it is now 22%. (more...)