IAS officers transferred in Yogi Adityanath government's 1st reshuffle

Amod Kumar and Pandhari Yadav, secretaries in Science and Technology and Housing and Urban Planning departments respectively, have been sent as members Revenue Board, Allahabad while Investment Commissioner. Now posted as secretary to CM, Narain will... More..

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Demi Lovato Uses Her Thighs to Share a Body-Positive Message
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Demi Lovato Uses Her Thighs to Share a Body-Positive Message

Thigh gap or not! But unfortunately, Lovato's most recent body-positive post backfired - big time. In an earlier post this month, Demi said she's feeling better than ever. No thigh gap? It's really not a pr...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

United Air passenger says scorpion bit him on flight from Texas

The flight was bound for St. Louis, MO. The airline also said all passengers on the flight would get a refund. The union for the airline's pilots issued a statement Thursday seeking to distance them from th...More..

Germany To Sean Spicer: 'Nothing Good' Comes From Nazi Comparisons
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Germany To Sean Spicer: 'Nothing Good' Comes From Nazi Comparisons

Got into a topic that I shouldn't have, and I screwed up. "To make a gaffe like this is inexcusable and reprehensible". Critics noted the remark ignored Hitler's use of gas chambers to kill Jews during the Holo...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

ISIS fighters killed by United States 'mother of all bombs'

Daesh is the Arabic acronym for Islamic State. Afghan officials said 36 militants were killed in the strike on Thursday and no civilians were injured, according to CNN . The official said use of the weapon...More..

Hyland's teething tablets recalled over levels of toxic herb
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Hyland's teething tablets recalled over levels of toxic herb

An FDA investigation found some tablets had much higher belladonna levels than listed on the products. Some became delirious; others had to be rushed to the hospital after their legs and arms began twitching. ...More..

How China Could Really Squeeze North Korea
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

How China Could Really Squeeze North Korea

North Korea on Thursday shifted the blame to the United States for escalating tensions on the Korean Peninsula, warning of a "merciless retaliatory strike" in the case of a USA strike. Central Intelligence Agen...More..

Haley: First Assad Leaves, Then We Talk
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Haley: First Assad Leaves, Then We Talk

UN Ambassador Nikki Haley said that new actions could be taken against Syria . The base was used in the Syrian attack in Khan Sheikhun in rebel-held Idlib province, whose victims included 27 children. Haley ...More..

Give California an A for its kindergarten immunization rate
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Give California an A for its kindergarten immunization rate

Immunization rates among California's kindergartners are at their highest since at least 1998, reports the L.A. Times . The new figures released Wednesday show 95.6 percent of kindergartners have received al...More..

Barclays boss under investigation in whistleblower case
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Barclays boss under investigation in whistleblower case

On Monday, the bank said that it would formally reprimand Staley and make a "very significant compensation adjustment" to his bonus after the Prudential Regulation Authority and the Financial Conduct Authorit...More..

Tough Texas 'sanctuary cities' bill moves closer to approval
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Tough Texas 'sanctuary cities' bill moves closer to approval

There is only one state in the union that doesn't have a bicameral legislature, which means legislation must be agreed upon by both chambers. Another immigration related bill moving in the House comes from ...More..

Trump's FDA pick faces questions over financial ties to medical companies
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Trump's FDA pick faces questions over financial ties to medical companies

Gottlieb, 44, was a deputy commissioner of the FDA under President George W. Bush. Lamar Alexandar, R-Tenn., told the committee he views Gottlieb's industry dealings as a strength, pointing out that former FDA ...More..

US drops 'mother of all bombs' in Afghanistan - Pentagon
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

US drops 'mother of all bombs' in Afghanistan - Pentagon

The Afghan Ministry of Defence said several IS caves and ammunition caches were destroyed by the giant bomb, which terrified villagers on both sides of the Afghanistan-Pakistan border with its "earsplitting bla...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Jose Mourinho not concerned with facing Chelsea

It's been another tumultuous season for Luke Shaw, but the Manchester United left-back has insisted he is making progress and will prove himself to Jose Mourinho. We were very strong defensively and that wasn't...More..

United CEO 'ashamed' over passenger's removal
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

United CEO 'ashamed' over passenger's removal

United Airlines told the man that the seat needs to be given to someone else who was a "more important flyer". Who's on that list depends on some factors required by law, some factors required by the airline...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Canada introduces a bill to legalise recreational marijuana nationwide

He has also said that his late brother Michel was facing marijuana possession charges for a " tiny amount " of pot before his death in an avalanche in 1998, and that this influenced his decision to propose le...More..

Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY) Sees Volume Pop in Session
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY) Sees Volume Pop in Session

As per Thursday, August 13, the company rating was upgraded by Compass Point. The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, April 28th. About 2.45M shares traded. ...More..

Tom Herman gets first QB commit at Texas in four-star Casey Thompson
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Tom Herman gets first QB commit at Texas in four-star Casey Thompson

While Charles Thompson still couldn't bring himself to raise the horns, the former OU quarterback is handling the decision of his son, Casey, just fine. During that stay, he got a chance to sit in with offensiv...More..

BR Ambedkar - The man who sculpted India's Constitution
by | Friday, April 14, 2017

BR Ambedkar - The man who sculpted India's Constitution

Mohammed said that the Aadhar cards using biometric identification is a great example of fulfilling one of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) of providing everyone with a legal ID. "It is only then that...More..

by | Friday, April 14, 2017

Canada announces legislation to legalize marijuana

Canada would be the largest developed country to end a nationwide prohibition of recreational marijuana. Ballot measures approved by voters past year in California, Maine and the city of Denver would allow ei...More..