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Afghanistan: Taliban Killed 140 Soldiers In Attack At Army Base
- April 24, 2017

The toll is expected to rise, an official said on Saturday. Afghan lawmakers, during heated debates in parliament, harshly criticized authorities for withholding the official death toll. "Strongly condemn the cowardly terror attack in Mazar-e-Sharif". "This vicious attack only strengthens America's resolve to stand by our fearless and courageous Afghan allies". (more...)
Barker finally gets the gold in points race
- April 24, 2017

She added: "Yesterday was probably the hardest race I have ever done and it turns out I couldn't do it twice". "Chittirai and Vishu as well as Vaisakhi to the Indian community who are celebrating", he said in a post on Twitter. I feel like I'm a constant bunch race bridesmaid. "I still made mistakes in that". New Zealand, who brought in the fresh legs of newcomer Kirstie James for the second ride, trailed by 1.3sec at the 3000m mark but dug in for an emphatic 4:21.778 win. (more...)
World finance leaders grapple with globalisation fears World finance leaders grapple with globalisation fears
- April 24, 2017

In March, the World Bank had said Ethiopia, Kenya, Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, and Yemen were at risk of starvation, due to "devastating levels of food insecurity". He said that the Trump administration's view was that "what is good for the USA economy is good for the global economy" because stronger growth in the United States will have a spillover effect for other nations. (more...)
Indusind Bank Q4 Net Profit Rises 21 Per Cent Indusind Bank Q4 Net Profit Rises 21 Per Cent
- April 24, 2017

Total income grew 14.30% to Rs 215.60 billion over Rs 188.62 billion in the same period a year ago. Total income during the fourth quarter rose to Rs 21,560 crore, up from Rs 18,862 crore in the same quarter of the previous fiscal . The company's net profit rose to Rs 3,990.09 crore from Rs 3,374.22 crore reported in the fourth quarter of 2015-16. Total advances stood at Rs 554,568 crore as of March 31, up 19.4% Y-o-Y. (more...)
Tomas, Peralta power Diamondbacks past Dodgers 11-5 Tomas, Peralta power Diamondbacks past Dodgers 11-5
- April 24, 2017

The Arizona Diamondbacks made some history Saturday while pivoting away from the recent past. We believe in hard work. "The L.A. Dodgers are a special franchise and a special team, and we want to take what we can each and every day". "It has been missed location", Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said. "Uncharacteristic for us", Roberts said. Utley postponed trouble with a diving catch of Owings' line drive to start the seventh but Goldschmidt followed with an apparent triple to the wall in ... (more...)
United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz won't get planned promotion United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz won't get planned promotion
- April 24, 2017

United Continental Holdings Inc's top executive, who has struggled to tamp down a public-relations fiasco over a roughed-up passenger, earned US$18.7 million (RM82.2 million) in 2016 as he collected a multimillion-dollar signing award. In wake of the incident, United's share price plummeted as calls for a boycott against the carrier mounted. United's board of directors had supported Mr Munoz, according to a statement last week from Chairman Robert Milton. (more...)
International Monetary Fund upgrades China's growth forecast in 2017 and 2018 International Monetary Fund upgrades China's growth forecast in 2017 and 2018
- April 24, 2017

Still, global growth remains subdued compared with past decades, and the risk of "trade warfare" is still hanging over the world economy, International Monetary Fund chief economist Maurice Obstfeld warned. Among G7 countries, the US has the highest projected growth, with increases of 2.3 per cent this year and 2.5 per cent in 2018, unchanged from the IMF's outlook in January. (more...)
Campbell's recalls 'Homestyle' chicken soup Campbell's recalls 'Homestyle' chicken soup
- April 24, 2017

Campbell's Soup recalled approximately 4,185 pounds of chicken soup sold in Florida retail outlets that, like many things in Florida, aren't what they say they are. 4R". One Campbell's soup product contains milk, which is not listed on the product label. Anyone concerned about an injury or illness should contact a healthcare provider. (more...)
After GOP Forces Runoff for Georgia House Seat, Trump Says Dems 'Failing' After GOP Forces Runoff for Georgia House Seat, Trump Says Dems 'Failing'
- April 24, 2017

An Ossoff victory, which almost came to pass despite the long Republican tradition in the district, would have sent even marginally vulnerable House Republicans into a panic that the unpopularity of President Donald Trump could bring them down next November. (more...)
SoftBank To Invest $1.2 to $1.5 Billion in India's Paytm SoftBank To Invest $1.2 to $1.5 Billion in India's Paytm
- April 24, 2017

It will see SoftBank buying some shares from existing Paytm investor SAIF Partners and founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma in exchange of monetary investment in the company. It could also help the company in preventing possible government concerns about a Chinese company having a strong hold over Paytm . When contacted by ET, Goldman Sachs spokespersons declined to comment. (more...)
U.S. urges China to open trade, holds off on currency manipulator tag U.S. urges China to open trade, holds off on currency manipulator tag
- April 24, 2017

Treasury finds that six major trading partners warrant being placed on the Monitoring List for special attention: "China, Germany, Japan, Korea, Switzerland and Taiwan", it said. The US trade deficit with China in 2016 was over $347 billion (327 billion euros). His spokesman, Sean Spicer, has defended Trump's shift on trade issues, explaining that his major promise was to deliver results - not cling to any one policy stance. (more...)
Trump's Visa Target: Who Comes from Where? Trump's Visa Target: Who Comes from Where?
- April 24, 2017

Trump said his administration is going to enforce "Hire American" rules that are created to protect jobs and wages of workers in the United States. The second part of the EO includes text that focuses on "Hire American", that is, reviewing current US immigration laws, specifically as they relate to nonimmigrant visa categories. (more...)
Rockwell Collins raises full-year revenue forecast Rockwell Collins raises full-year revenue forecast
- April 24, 2017

Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 7 analysts of Thomson Reuters, 13 analysts given HOLD rating to the stock and 0 given UNDERPERFORM rating. In addition, Jeff Spies, global business development lead, Service Solutions for Rockwell Collins will participate in a panel on Wednesday, April 27, from 11:00 a.m. (more...)
Post SC verdict on Ayodhya, Joshi meets Advani Post SC verdict on Ayodhya, Joshi meets Advani
- April 24, 2017

The Babri demolition trial has so far been ongoing in two courts: one in Lucknow (for the kar sevaks ) and one in Rae Bareli (for the leaders). The BJP leaders, who are now facing more serious charges, will be tried in Lucknow where a separate case is being heard in which 20 people have been accused of the actual demolition of the mosque. (more...)
United Airlines incident highlights growing dilemma for police United Airlines incident highlights growing dilemma for police
- April 24, 2017

Seats were needed for four crew members, and after Dao refused to deplane due to overbooking, Dao was dragged away from his seat by his hands, on his back, by security officers. and be able to say, 'this is not a guarantee for you, this is the process, this is what's going to happen, ' and let people decide. Fearns told Lazarus that he had already boarded and was awaiting takeoff when a United employee told him that he had to give up his seat for a higher-priority customer. (more...)
Trump Predicts Le Pen Will Do Well in the French Election Trump Predicts Le Pen Will Do Well in the French Election
- April 24, 2017

The latest attack led the far-right Front National candidate Marine Le Pen to return to her theme of decrying what she calls a weak government approach to the threat. "Control our borders, otherwise we won't stop this wave!" she said. No matter how the first round of the French presidential election ends today, one thing is certain: It has been an exceptional campaign. (more...)
Trump tax plan may produce some short-term budget issues - Mnuchin Trump tax plan may produce some short-term budget issues - Mnuchin
- April 24, 2017

On Wednesday, Trump is expected to sign an executive order related to the 1906 Antiquities Act, which enables the president to designate federal areas of land and water as national monuments to protect them from drilling, mining and development, the source said. (more...)
Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (TTS) To Go Ex-Dividend on April 28th Tile Shop Holdings, Inc. (TTS) To Go Ex-Dividend on April 28th
- April 24, 2017

The Minnesota-based Riverbridge Partners Llc has invested 0.67% in the stock. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: " Tile Shop Holdings, Inc ". (NASDAQ:TTS) share price soared 8.25% or 1.60 points to reach at $21.00 during previous trading session. (more...)
Canada home resales, prices rise again in March: CREA Canada home resales, prices rise again in March: CREA
- April 24, 2017

Toronto's surging real-estate market has triggered debate over whether non-Canadian speculators are bidding up homes and fueling unsustainable record price gains, or if a lack of housing supply and inadequate urban planning is more to blame. (more...)
United CEO will not add chairman title as planned United CEO will not add chairman title as planned
- April 24, 2017

United also said Munoz received US$18.7 million in compensation past year. Under a previous employment agreement, United Continental Holdings chief executive Oscar Munoz was scheduled to become chairman of the board next year, in addition to retaining his current position. (more...)