Friday November 16-th, 2018

Windies late charge derails New Zealand Windies late charge derails New Zealand

Wicketkeeper Tom Blundell, who made a century on debut in Wellington, has been retained as B.J. Watling remains unavailable because of injury. "It was a tale of two halves". "I think we bowled a little too full". I think a good day of Test cricket. ...

Severe weather warning issued for North of England Severe weather warning issued for North of England

In Scotland 18,000 households had been without power but electricity supplies have been restored. Strong winds also pose the risk of blizzard conditions across northern Scotland where thousands of homes were left without power on Friday.

'Soul-crushing' video of starving polar bear exposes climate crisis, experts say 'Soul-crushing' video of starving polar bear exposes climate crisis, experts say

This week I posted a video of a starving bear. The devastating effects of climate change can feel abstract when we talk about carbon-dioxide levels and shifting weather patterns. "Of course, that crossed my mind", Nicklen told the magazine. "Bu...

Tax plan hits grad students Tax plan hits grad students

Senate Finance Committee press secretary Katie Niederee, in a statement to Inside Higher Ed , said that committee chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) remains committed to preserving the Senate's language, which does not include the provision. Colleen Te...

What's Next for Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX) After Today's Big Increase?

The Shareholder Yield is a way that investors can see how much money shareholders are receiving from a company through a combination of dividends, share repurchases and debt reduction. Among active positions in the latest quarter, 125 holders increas...

Mustafa Kamal meets Tahir-ul-Qadri in Lahore Mustafa Kamal meets Tahir-ul-Qadri in Lahore

Mustafa Kamal arrived in the Old City after Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri invited him for talks regarding the current political situation that the country was undergoing. PPP-Parliamentarians President Asif Ali Zardari on Thursday joined Dr Tahirul Qadri in his ...

Stocks With Profitability Estimates: Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX), Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN)

Thanks to an increase of nearly 3.36% in the past one month, the stock price is now outperforming with 6.52% so far on the year - still in strong zone. SBUX's profit will be $810.99M for 25.94 P/E if the $0.57 EPS becomes a reality. The coffee compa...

Andra AP fonden Decreases Position in Intel Corporation

The rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with "Hold" on Monday, November 6. (NYSE:CF) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, October 6 by Piper Jaffray. Roth Capital initiated Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ) rating on Thursday, September 1.

James Corden filling as Taylor Swift's backing dancer is weirdly mesmerising James Corden filling as Taylor Swift's backing dancer is weirdly mesmerising

During the faux gig, Corden stepped in as more than just GM. It's probably safe to say that we won't see Corden on tour with Swift's squad anytime soon. For his big moment, he donned a mesh sweatshirt with a silver snake embellishement - and turned...

The Philippines' dengue vaccine program — TIMELINE The Philippines' dengue vaccine program — TIMELINE

The previous administration of president Benigno Aquino launched the vaccination programme past year, making the Philippines the first nation to use Dengvaxia on a mass scale. Dengue is a mosquito-borne tropical disease that kills about 20,000 people...

Six arrested for stripping woman who helped bust liquor racket Six arrested for stripping woman who helped bust liquor racket

A 16-year-old Class 11 boy in Haryana allegedly killed a five-year-old girl by drowning her in a water tub after kidnapping her for a ransom, the police say. "Delhi Police is not under Delhi government and state can do little about it and that's why ...

Sage's depression drug moves closer to approval, shares soar Sage's depression drug moves closer to approval, shares soar

SAGE Therapeutics, Inc is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. After this sale, common shares of SAGE are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $. SAGE Therapeutics had 45 analyst reports since September 3, 2015 accordi...

Abductors of Plateau PDP Chieftains Demand N100m for Freedom Abductors of Plateau PDP Chieftains Demand N100m for Freedom

Also kidnapped with him are his son, driver, a prominent chieftain of the PDP in Plateau State and another victim that is yet to be identified. The state Publicity Secretary of the party, Mr John Akans told reporters that the chairman left Jos on...

IBB Reacts To Atiku's Defection, Expects Successful PDP Convention IBB Reacts To Atiku's Defection, Expects Successful PDP Convention

We are not the APC, we are not afraid to hold convention. The PDP spokesman didn't reveal the individuals involved in the alleged move to disrupt the convention. Ossai, who is a member of the Screening Sub-Committee for the convention, therefore ca...

Lexus Could Launch A Range Rover Rival At The Detroit Motor Show Lexus Could Launch A Range Rover Rival At The Detroit Motor Show

Little of the car's design is revealed aside from the roofline, a split roof spoiler and a rear light bar. A shadowy teaser image released by the brand represents our first look at the LF-1 Limitless concept vehicle, it's set to debut at the 2018 De...

Health officials: Flu shot may only be 10% effective this season Health officials: Flu shot may only be 10% effective this season

John Marshall of Maimonides Medical Center. The authors want that however imperfect, though, current influenza vaccines remain a valuable public health tool, and it is always better to get vaccinated than not to get vaccinated. That's important bec...

Delhi air quality improves to moderate, sky begins to clear Delhi air quality improves to moderate, sky begins to clear

However, it had shown a marked improvement yesterday from Tuesdays index of 378. The haze did not disrupt the proceedings of the ongoing test match between India and Sri Lanka at the Feroz Shah Kotla, however, the Lankans wore N95 anti-pollution ma...

Kano Agog As Buhari Arrives For 2-Day Visit Kano Agog As Buhari Arrives For 2-Day Visit

Buhari, while speaking in Kano, said that if the Elections were free and fair, he already has the people of Kano in his pocket. "If you educate people, you empower them". Following the courtesy call, President Buhari visited the Central Prison, K...

Military Appoints New Theatre Commander Removes Army General Leading Against Boko Haram Military Appoints New Theatre Commander Removes Army General Leading Against Boko Haram

Gen. Sani Usman, confirmed the development to PUNCH correspondent on the telephone, noting that Maj. Gen. Attahiru Ibrahim, and appointed a new Major General to head the military anti-insurgency operation in the North-East. Also media analysts, who v...

DENGUE DEATH: Haryana govt probe finds Fortis Hospital guilty DENGUE DEATH: Haryana govt probe finds Fortis Hospital guilty

The parents of the girl had alleged they were billed Rs 16 lakh, which also included the cost of 2,700 gloves. Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij said that they are writing to Medical Council of India to take action against the hospital and will ...

Nigeria, Switzerland agree deal on Abacha's $321million loot Nigeria, Switzerland agree deal on Abacha's $321million loot

This week, the Swiss and Nigerian governments came to an agreement that Switzerland would repay Nigeria $321 million in public funds stolen by Nigeria's former leader Sani Abacha, who was the de facto president from 1993 until his death in 1998, and ...

Nigerian Twitter Thrashes Okorocha For Appointing Sister Commissioner For Happiness Nigerian Twitter Thrashes Okorocha For Appointing Sister Commissioner For Happiness

The Commissioner for Happiness and Couples' fulfilment is the brainchild of Rochas Okorocha , the governor of the south-eastern state of Imo. The governor announced Chief Kingsley Uju as the supervisory commissioner for the Ministry of Land and Ch...

The latest link between hormonal contraceptives and breast cancer The latest link between hormonal contraceptives and breast cancer

The new paper estimated that for every 100,000 women, hormone contraceptive use causes an additional 13 breast cancer cases a year. "It's really quite small - not to say it's zero". But he suggested doctors take time to discuss the pros and con...

Is Cheese Good For You? New Study Points To Heart Benefits Is Cheese Good For You? New Study Points To Heart Benefits

In 2015, the population of the United States consumed the equivalent of of cheese per person, with Cheddar and mozzarella being the most popular choices. The findings suggest "a nonlinear inverse association between cheese consumption and cardiovas...

Extreme diet could cure type 2 diabetes for good, researchers claim Extreme diet could cure type 2 diabetes for good, researchers claim

Fat accumulated in the abdomen prevents the proper function of the pancreas. 'A major difference from other studies is that we advised a period of dietary weight loss with no increase in physical activity, but during the food reintroduction phase a...

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