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Boko Haram has kidnapped more than 1000 children since 2013

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A new report by UNICEF reveals that over 1000 children have been abducted in the North East of Nigeria by Boko Haram insurgents since 2013. In a statement issued to journalists in Abuja, the UNICEF Country Representative, Mohamed Malick Fall, described the repeated attacks against children as unconscionable. Read More »

National Film Awards to be announced today; Kerala in high hopes

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Thanking the jury for awarding Newton , Masurkar said in a statement: "I hope this award and the film's commercial success creates a bigger space for relevant political cinema". Ecstatic by this, the Newton actor says, "I am absolutely delighted". " National awards tell you that there are films that need to be seen". However, many seem to believe that her death prompted the jury panel to confer her with the national award as the celebrated actress never won one when she was alive ... Read More »

Missing Family Last Seen in Northern California

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Neither the SUV nor the bodies of the Santa Clarita family have been recovered, but undisclosed belongings of the Thottapilly family and auto parts from their SUV were found along the river, the CHP said in a statement. The family from Santa Clarita, in northern Los Angeles County, was last heard from while driving along northwestern California's redwood coast, about 180 miles (290 kilometers north of San Francisco). Read More »

Analyst Stock Recommendations For Corcept Therapeutics Incorporated (CORT), AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AMAG)

Some stocks rarely if ever have high EPS, while others seem like they are always high. About 653,114 shares traded. IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDXX) has risen 23.99% since April 11, 2017 and is uptrending. BidaskClub raised Corcept Therapeutics from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 23rd. Corcept Therapeutics's revenue for the quarter was up 123.9% on a year-over-year basis. Read More »

AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AMAG) -Price to Sales (P/S) Ratio Analysis

About 300,866 shares traded. It has outperformed by 0.48% the S&P500. AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc . (NASDAQ: AMAG ) has declined 16.25% since April 10, 2017 and is downtrending. (NASDAQ: AMAG ) with "Hold" rating. The firm has "Hold" rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given on Thursday, August 31. Hence, this helps to make unraveling trends quite easy and trouble-free in the stock market. Read More »

Trump on Syria attack: 'very soon or not so soon at all!'

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Trump wrote in a Thursday morning tweet that an attack could happen "very soon or not so soon at all". Tensions increased further yesterday after US President Donald Trump warned Russian Federation to "get ready" for a missile strike in the war-torn country. Read More »

SC to examine Shanti Bhushan's PIL on allocation of cases

Justice Chelameswar said today that he had written a letter a few days ago to highlight the affairs in the Supreme Court and in the country. He pointed out that the PIL has challenged the CJI's power to set up benches and, thus, it would be appropriate if Justice Chelameswar, being the most senior judge, issues suitable directive to the court registry for listing it. Read More »

SC judge: Govt inaction on proposal threat to judiciary

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Asked for his reaction, Congress spokesperson Kapil Sibal said the letter contained all the answers and that he would not want to comment on the internal functioning of the courts. In a letter to the CJI and 22 other Supreme Court judges, Justice Joseph suggested for taking up the matter on judicial side by setting up a seven-judge bench, comprising first seven judges, as was done in the case of Justice C S Karnan, former Calcutta High Court judge, who was subsequently sentenced to six-month ... Read More »

$8.36 EPS Expected for Markel Corporation (MKL) on April, 25

It has underperformed by 12.68% the S&P500. SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC acquired a new stake in Markel during the fourth quarter worth about $122,000. Over the last three months, insiders sold 1,800 shares of company stock valued at $2,012,582. 100 shares were sold by KIRSHNER ALAN I , worth $114,902. Read More »

I am re-contesting because Nigerians appreciate my efforts

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He said, "I am glad that my boss, the Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF), Barrister Boss Mustapha has added his voice with his candid advice to Ndigbo". Concise News learned that the lawmaker made the comment while reacting to a recent remark by Buhari that the late Libyan leader, Muammar Gaddafi , trained and armed herdsmen who have been carrying out deadly attacks on several communities in Nigeria. Read More »

'Punk' turtle that breathes through its genitals added to endangered list

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Less than 235 gharial survive in the rivers of northern India and Nepal. The glands in its reproductive organs allow it to breathe underwater, where it can remain submerged for up to 72 hours. "Parts of the Mary River catchment have been cleared and heavily grazed, and on these reaches of the river, the turtle is threatened by the effects of increased runoff, siltation and pollution", the Queensland agency said. Read More »

British cabinet agrees need to "take action" after meeting over Syria

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Russian Federation has scrambled to deflect blame from its ally, President Bashar al-Assad. "This inhumane treatment is not who we are as a country and it's time for the Home Office to stop causing anxiety and fear among those who have contributed so much to Britain over five decades", said Labour MP David Lammy, calling on the government to confirm the status of everyone who arrived from the Commonwealth before 1971. Read More »

JUST IN: Gvt's new plane arrives

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One of the planes landed on Wednesday at the Robert Mugabe International Airport in Harare. "The plane is a property and asset of government", Chinamasa said, noting that government had paid $41 million of the $70 million price for the airliners. Read More »

Ex-Dolphins cheerleader says she was discriminated against because she was Christian

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A former Miami Dolphins cheerleader says she was discriminated against after she revealed her virginity to the team. Ware is represented by lawyer Sara Blackwell, who filed an Equal Employment Opportunity Commission complaint last month on behalf of a New Orleans Saints cheerleader who said she was sacked over social media and fraternization policies that the team's players are not required to follow. Read More »

Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL): Intraday Consumer Goods Mover

The average true range (ATR) is a measure of volatility introduced by Welles Wilder in his book, New Concepts in Technical Trading Systems. It has underperformed by 17.20% the S&P500. Jefferies maintained Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) on Wednesday, April 19 with "Hold" rating . The company was upgraded on Wednesday, October 11 by SunTrust. Read More »

Justice Chelameswar refuses to hear plea on case allotment

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He said the country will understand everything and will follow its own course. He was apparently referring to the reversal of an order of a bench headed by him by the CJIs bench on November 10 previous year. Disregarding the practice, Bhushan rushed to court number 2, presided over by Justice Chelameswar, and sought urgent listing of the PIL on the ground that the CJI was a party in the petition and there was an "emergency situation". Read More »

Bathroom hand dryers are spraying poo at you, study finds

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There was bacteria contamination inside the hand dryers, waiting to spread to the next person who dries their hands with them. A new study conducted by researchers in the University of CT showed that hand dryers expel a lot of harmful bacteria back onto your hands. Read More »

Estate agents are braced for months in doldrums, says RICS

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With a lack of choice hindering demand, sales continued to fall, extending a run of negative returns stretching back to February 2017. Yet the number of respondents saying prices had risen in the past three months was the highest in the United Kingdom and expectations for prices also remain positive but outlook around sales is flat. Read More »

Jon Callaghan Sells 15000 Shares of Fitbit (NYSE:FIT) Stock

Six analysts have provided estimates for Fitbit's earnings. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 255.5 Million and 244.1 Million respectively. The shares were sold at an average price of $5.17, for a total value of $25,850.00. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 125,127 shares in the company, valued at $646,906.59. Read More »

Boehner does dramatic about-face on the legalization of marijuana

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The other study examined Medicaid data and found similar results, suggesting that loosening marijuana laws may lower the use of prescription opioids among this primarily low-income population. Currently, any illegal uses of marijuana are subject to enforcement by the city's Community Preservation Division, which is generally complaint-driven, as well as the Sheriff's Department, Peterson said in a previous interview with the Signal. Read More »

Explained: Bhuvneshwar Kumar's absence in today's game against Mumbai Indians

So this is how it went down: Deepak Hooda watched in despair as four wickets fell at the other end just when Hyderabad were within shaking distance from victory. Shikhar Dhawan (45 off 28 balls) and Wriddhiman Saha (22 off 20) made it look like a walk in the park before Markande wreaked havoc. The Kiwi has set the ground running with a classy run out, a great catch and an unbeaten match-winning knock. Read More »

The PC sales are better than expected thanks to Dell

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Mikako Kitagawa, principal analyst at Gartner, said the global decline, measured against Q1 2017, may be tied with inventory carry-over from 2017 and caution among vendors wary of overstocking ahead of new models being released later 2018 as well as Intel's new eighth-generation core processors. Read More »

The CDC Is Investigating an E. Coli Outbreak Across 7 States

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In conclusion, E. Coli outbreak in the United States has reached OH, where, until now, only one confirmed case has been registered by the CDC. No specific food item, grocery store, or restaurant chain has been identified as a source of the infections, health officials said. Read More »

Winter storm will bring heavy snow, blizzard conditions

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Roads may become snow-covered and slippery. On Friday, rain is expected to make its way through the state. A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for Oceana, Newaygo, Mecosta, Isabella, Mason, Lake, Osceola and Clare Counties from late Friday night through at least Sunday AM. Read More »

Wrestler Sushil Kumar bags third straight CWG gold

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Shreyasi, whose grandfather and father served in the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) as its president, represented the country in two events at the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games Delhi but failed to win a single medal. The Indian maintained his lead with his next two shots but Repacholi went ahead by a point after to more attempts. Star Indian wrestlers Sushil Kumar and Rahul Aware won gold in their respective categories at the 21st Commonwealth Games ( CWG ), while women ... Read More »

Inflation rate drops marginally to 13.34% in March

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During April-February, IIP growth has slowed to 4.3% from 4.7% in the same period last fiscal. Analysts polled by news agency Reuters had expected consumer price inflation to further cool in March at 4.20 per cent. On month-on-month basis, the urban index rose by 0.86 percent in March 2018, up by 0.04 from 0.82% recorded in February, while the rural index also rose by 0.82% in March 2018, up by 0.05 from 0.77% recorded in February. Read More »

Night Owls are at Higher Risk of Earlier Death

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Professor Knutson said that we are not "doomed" by our biology as even if we are a definite night owl or early bird, there are things that we can change to benefit our health, such as getting more flexibile working hours. For instance, some studies have found that people with such "circadian misalignment" have impaired glucose metabolism and impaired mood. White matter consists of nerve projections that relay and coordinate communication between different areas of the nervous system. Read More »

Who was Samina Samoon? Pregnant Pakistani singer killed for not dancing

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Local sources disclosed that Jatoi, who had ordered her at gunpoint to entertain his wishes, had commanded her to stand up and dance, instead of singing while sitting. He demanded Jatoi be charged with the double murder for killing both his wife and unborn child. Reports further stated that The singer was quickly rushed to a nearby hospital but succumbed to her injuries. Read More »

Are Shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Fairly Valued?

Amf Pensionsforsakring Ab who had been investing in Bristol Myers Squibb Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $98.18 billion market cap company. In taking a look at some additional key numbers, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY ) has a current ERP5 Rank of 6112. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.63 earnings per share. Read More »

Argentine police claiming mice ate half a ton of cannabis sacked

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According to the cops, mice ate 540 kilograms of confiscated cannabis that was supposed to be in storage for the past two years, according to a report by the Guardian . The figure for people in their 40s and 50s came in at well below the overall rate of 3.0, standing at 1.8 and 0.3, respectively. It's still fun to imagine mice running around smoking the tiniest, cutest blunts we've ever seen and getting red eye and even more extreme munchies than they usually seem to have, but such an ... Read More »

Priyanka Chopra Recalls Losing a Role Because of Her Skin Color

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Women have always been second-class citizens. Do I need to get in shape? The former Miss World said a sea change is coming, as women are less and less buying into systemic flaws stacking the deck against them professionally. The internationally acclaimed actor was also seen in Baywatch in 2017 alongside Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron. 'It happened past year. But she chose to squeeze time out for the appearance. Read More »