In twin orders, SC & HC direct Centre to rush forces to Darjeeling

The Centre informed the top court that it is sending additional troops to maintain law and order in the Darjeeling and Kalimpong districts of West Bengal, which have seen agitations for a separate Gorkhaland. The petition sought a direction to the ... More..

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Supreme Court demands Vijay Mallya's presence to proceed in contempt case
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

Supreme Court demands Vijay Mallya's presence to proceed in contempt case

However, Mallya was released on bail as he assured the court to abide by all conditions associated with extradition proceedings, including surrendering his passport. Vijay Mallya is accused of failing to retur...More..

Georgia man latest in growing number of West Nile Virus cases
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

Georgia man latest in growing number of West Nile Virus cases

This is the first positive mosquito sample found in the town this year. Horses should be vaccinated, according to county officials. Although mosquito bites are common in the summertime, that doesn't guarantee y...More..

How Scientists Stored a Movie Inside DNA
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

How Scientists Stored a Movie Inside DNA

Church. It's a weird idea, but scientists have actually been using the genetic wondertool known as CRISPR or "clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats" for data storage parlor tricks for so...More..

Aru claims yellow jersey, Bardet wins stage
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

Aru claims yellow jersey, Bardet wins stage

Chris Froome faded badly on the final climb to surrender his grip on the yellow jersey as Romain Bardet won a thrilling stage 12 of the Tour de France in the Pyrenees. For the second day in a row, he finishe...More..

3D-printed artificial heart beats just like the real thing
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

3D-printed artificial heart beats just like the real thing

It weighs 390 grams (the average human heart is about 310 grams), and has a volume of 679 cubic centimeters (a size comparable to the human heart). Artificial hearts are commonly used as "stopgap" solutions w...More..

Bihar crisis: Sonia tries damage control mode, speaks to Nitish, Lalu
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

Bihar crisis: Sonia tries damage control mode, speaks to Nitish, Lalu

Earlier, all eyes were on 1, Anne Marg, the official residence of Nitish Kumar , as he chaired the meeting of JD-U legislators and other senior party leaders on Tuesday to decide his party's stand on the CBI ...More..

An Army veteran's dying wish is to hear from you
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

An Army veteran's dying wish is to hear from you

Hernandez's final wish is to receive phone calls from people all across the country, the Arizona Republic reported. Lee is an 18½-year Army veteran who served a tour in Iraq. The goal, the initial post said...More..

by | Friday, July 14, 2017

Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.74 Per Share

About 973,262 shares traded. Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE ) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 3rd. It has underperformed by 2.90% the S&P500. On May 20, 2016 Sterne Age...More..

Kovind thanks BJD for supporting him
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

Kovind thanks BJD for supporting him

Kovind , accompanied by Nadda, spent around an hour at Naveen Niwas, the chief minister's residence near the city airport, for the luncheon meeting with Patnaik. By late evening, all three leaders will return t...More..

AAP to support Meira Kumar
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

AAP to support Meira Kumar

Singh said the AAP was backing Meira Kumar as the opposition has a significant role to play in India's present circumstances. "Hence, the opposition has made the presidential poll a fight for ideology to upho...More..

Sensex, Nifty close flat; manages to avoid correction
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

Sensex, Nifty close flat; manages to avoid correction

On Thursday, Tata Consultancy Services ( TCS ) registered a 10 per cent decline in its net profit to Rs 5,945 crore in the reporting quarter compared with Rs 6,608 crore in the last quarter. The stock has falle...More..

Vaccines protect fetuses from Zika infection, mouse study shows
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

Vaccines protect fetuses from Zika infection, mouse study shows

In the current study, the researchers demonstrated that Zika virus infection activates autophagy in lab cultures of human placental cells and in the placentas of mouse models of Zika virus transmission. T...More..

Powdered mac and cheese, like Kraft, may contain toxic chemicals
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

Powdered mac and cheese, like Kraft, may contain toxic chemicals

These phthalates are hormone-disrupting chemicals that could cause reproductive and thyroid issues, as well as neurological problems in kids and unborn babies. "Our belief is that it's in every mac "n" cheese p...More..

GLP accepts SGD16bn takeover offer from Chinese consortium
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

GLP accepts SGD16bn takeover offer from Chinese consortium

Bloomberg reported that Global Logistic Properties Ltd., the Singapore warehouse operator, accepted a $16b ($11.6b) takeover offer from a management-backed Chinese consortium that includes private equity firms...More..

Corey Stewart Announces Virginia Senate Run
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

Corey Stewart Announces Virginia Senate Run

In June, the Prince William County Board chairman nearly pulled off an upset of Ed Gillespie in his bid to become the GOP nominee for Governor. The chairman of Prince William's Board of County Supervisors is ...More..

China defends importing iron ore from North Korea
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

China defends importing iron ore from North Korea

China stopped importing North Korean coal but total trade has risen, which prompted Trump to complain last week Beijing is failing to use its economic leverage to stop Pyongyang's pursuit of nuclear weapons. Th...More..

by | Thursday, July 13, 2017

Recent Analysts Ratings AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)

Equities research analysts forecast that AK Steel Holding Corporation will post $0.62 EPS for the current fiscal year. The company has market cap of $1.82 billion. The disclosure for this purchase can be found ...More..

Parents of terminally-ill Charlie Gard prepare for fresh legal battle
by | Thursday, July 13, 2017

Parents of terminally-ill Charlie Gard prepare for fresh legal battle

But the hospital has so far stood by its opinion that Gard's rare form of mitochondrial disease, which causes progressive muscle weakness in the heart and other key organs, was not treatable. Francis who ruled ...More..

Don't miss! All the Bollywood stars travelling to NY for IIFA
by | Thursday, July 13, 2017

Don't miss! All the Bollywood stars travelling to NY for IIFA

And, as the venue this time is NY, grandeur performances and rib-tickling humour are surely coming our way. On Wednesday, the festivities of the IIFA awards began by ringing in the Nasdaq stock exchange bell ...More..