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Humiliated for period stain, Indian girl kills herself - parents

Humiliated for period stain, Indian girl kills herself - parents However, The New Indian Expressreported that as per the police, the girl committed suicide because of frequent scolding by the teacher for her poor academic performance. The girl was earlier in the day found hanging from the ceiling in her house, media reports said. Anita's HSC marksheet, which shows her scoring 1,176 marks out of 1,200. [Full Article...]

Pacquiao pulls out of title rematch with Horn

Pacquiao pulls out of title rematch with Horn In the twilight of a 22-year pro career in which he won world titles in an unprecedented eight weight divisions, Pacquiao had initially called for a rematch despite United States trainer Freddie Roach advising him to quit. She said her Government would continue to work with Horn's management regarding the Brisbane boxer's first title defence. Former champion Manny Pacquiao has pulled out of a... [Full Article...]

Why India won't forgive Modi for gambling on Indian economy with demonetisation

Why India won't forgive Modi for gambling on Indian economy with demonetisation Reacting to RBI's data on demonetization , former finance minister P Chidambaram tweeted " Rs 16000 crore out of demonetized notes of Rs 15,44,000 crore did not come back to RBI. The objective of demonetization was to reduce dependence on cash, digitalise the economy, increase tax scope, and deal with black money. As of March 31, 2016, there were 1,570.7 crore Rs 500 notes in circulation. [Full Article...]

What's next in the Penn State fraternity hazing case?

What's next in the Penn State fraternity hazing case? He issued the ruling Friday after a seven-day preliminary hearing. The objective of the hearing - held at the Centre County Court in Bellefonte , Pennsylvania - was to determine if the brothers would face trial and on what charges. For those reasons, most observers believe the defense lawyers, collectively, will continue to fight the charges aggressively for the time being, at least until all v... [Full Article...]

Kejriwal slams MCD, calls Ghazipur landfill collapse man-made disaster

Kejriwal slams MCD, calls Ghazipur landfill collapse man-made disaster When the garbage dump collapsed in one of the Kondili canals, a vehicle, a scooter, and two motorcycles were swept into it. The CM, who took to Twitter, wrote: "Visited Ghazipur site". Nearly a dozen divers from the Delhi Boat Club were involved in the rescue operation. The woman was killed when the two-wheeler she was driving fell into the canal. [Full Article...]

Republicans Should Show Some Guts and Support Their President

Though 69% of people who leaned Republican said they agree with Trump on many or all issues facing the USA , 46% said they have mixed feelings about Trump's conduct. The nationwide poll was taken from a sample of 10,129 adults over age 18 and conducted by NBC and SurveyMonkey between August 24 and August 29. The territorial tax system proposed by the Trump Administration would exempt offshore... [Full Article...]

Court overturns Kenya presidential election over 'irregularities'

Court overturns Kenya presidential election over 'irregularities' But Kenya opposition candidate Raila Odinga claimed that the commission's IT system had been hacked to manipulate the results. Global election observers said at the time that they had seen no interference with the August poll, which saw Mr Kenyatta win a second term with 54% of the vote. [Full Article...]

Hubble detects first hints of water in potentially habitable TRAPPIST-1 planets

Hubble detects first hints of water in potentially habitable TRAPPIST-1 planets Based on the current knowledge of the stellar irradiation, we investigated the likely history of water loss in the system. An global team of scientists led by Vincent Bourier from the University of Geneva in Switzerland, used the Hubble Space Telescope to study how much ultraviolet (UV) radiation each of the seven planets would receive from their host star, which is much smaller and cooler tha... [Full Article...]

Campbell Soup Company (CPB) Stock Sinks on Q4 Miss, Sales Warning

Campbell Soup Company (CPB) Stock Sinks on Q4 Miss, Sales Warning Bluemountain Cap Management Ltd Limited Liability Company has 37,723 shares. Van ECK Associates increased its position in stocks of Campbell Soup by 7.0% in the Q1. The Fresh division, which is responsible for about 13% of Campbell's overall sales, posted a 1% increase during its fourth quarter to $225 million, compared to the same time previous year. [Full Article...]

MotoGP's Valentino Rossi Break's Leg in Enduro Accident

MotoGP's Valentino Rossi Break's Leg in Enduro Accident Seven-time motorcycle world champion Valentino Rossi has broken his right leg in two places in an enduro training accident in Italy. The Movistar Yamaha rider was taken to the Ospedale Civile di Urbino where he is due to undergo surgery to fix the breaks. [Full Article...]

This company has to change: New Uber CEO

This company has to change: New Uber CEO Expedia has announced that its Chief Financial Officer, Mark Okerstrom, will be promoted to CEO following the departure of Dara Khosrowshahi, who was recently named as the new CEO of Uber. Uber's largest shareholder, venture capital firm Benchmark Capital, is anxious that Kalanick still holds too much control over the firm and is suing him in an effort to force him from the seat. [Full Article...]

Woman dies after botched breast procedure

Woman dies after botched breast procedure A Chinese tourist accused of carrying out a cosmetic procedure that left a woman in a critical condition in hospital had been in the country less than a week and had a ticket to fly out today. During her bail application the court heard Shao had studied in China, but had no qualifications in Australia. According to the police statement, Shao knew Ms Huang through a mutual friend and the pair a... [Full Article...]

Maruti Suzuki rebrands its sales channel to Maruti Suzuki Arena

Maruti Suzuki rebrands its sales channel to Maruti Suzuki Arena The company aims to set up over 80 Maruti Suzuki Arenas by March next year. The company has even set up a new website that will allow potential customers to check out their cars and also customise and book it from right there. New showrooms will have a dynamic facade with a trendy blue signature design element and an Active Experience Terrace. Every maruti Suzuki ARENA will have a Personalizat... [Full Article...]

China's Manufacturing Activity Strengthens On New Orders

China's Manufacturing Activity Strengthens On New Orders Individually, new business surged at the quickest pace in more than three years, riding a wave of foreign demand. The reading remained above the 50-point mark that separates growth from contraction for the third straight month. Steel futures prices have risen about 9.2 percent so far this month. The product and new orders sub-indices moved higher to 54.1 and 53.1 respectively in August from 53... [Full Article...]

Rajiv Gauba takes over as Union Home Secretary

Rajiv Gauba takes over as Union Home Secretary On the other hand, former IAS officer Sunil Arora has been appointed as Election Commissioner. His appointment also put to rest speculations of him taking over the governor's post from NN Vohra. After Rawat recused himself from the case and Zaidi retired, there was a view in the Commission that a fresh hearing date may be given only after the second election commissioner is in, ensuring that the... [Full Article...]

Senators Confirm Comey 'Already Decided' Clinton's Fate Before FBI Interview

Senators Confirm Comey 'Already Decided' Clinton's Fate Before FBI Interview GOP Chairman Chuck Grassley and Senator Lindsey Graham , chairman of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism, had requested for all records that could be related to Comey's firing in 2017 and transcripts they've gathered showed he came to his conclusion in late spring, long before the Federal Bureau of Investigation was able to interview key witnesses, including the former Secretary... [Full Article...]

10-man Iran hold on against S

10-man Iran hold on against S With China defeating Uzbekistan 1-0 on the same day, a win would have guaranteed Korea a World Cup berth, as it was in second place in its group, 1 point ahead of Uzbekistan. A draw could secure them a place in the FIFA World Cup for the ninth consecutive time. Their final fixture is a home encounter with Syria on Tuesday. [Full Article...]

Harvey Causes Ohio Gas Prices to Spike

Harvey Causes Ohio Gas Prices to Spike McTeague took to Twitter Tuesday to predict prices would rise two cents a litre Wednesday and three cents Thursday. The refinery interruptions have worsened as Harvey moved east on Wednesday , slamming into the Louisiana coast near the Texas border. [Full Article...]

Six Flags announces new thrill water ride for 2018

Six Flags announces new thrill water ride for 2018 Six Flags notes that riders will feel weightlessness at 147 feet in the air before dropping down from 15 stories. Riders are seated back-to-back and face-to-face-so please do hold onto your lunch. All the new rides for the 2018 season have been announced online . Fright Fest and Holiday in the Park are registered trademarks of Six Flags Theme Parks Inc. [Full Article...]

Child in Muslim foster home row may be taken out of Britain

Child in Muslim foster home row may be taken out of Britain Judge Khatun Sapnara, a Bangladeshi-origin British Muslim herself, said yesterday that it was in the girl's best interests to live with a family member who could keep her safe, promote her welfare and meet her needs "in terms of ethnicity, culture and religion". [Full Article...]


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