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N Chandrababu Naidu wants TDP glory restored in Telangana

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I risked my life to protect the party in Telangana, when it was in crisis during the Telangana movement. It is pertinent to mention here that Mr. Naidu , at a press conference a day ago, said: "We need to mount pressure without hampering the interests of AP". Read More »

Patterson Companies, Inc. (PDCO) Stake Decreased by Swiss National Bank

See Patterson Companies, Inc. Finally, Exchange Capital Management Inc. increased its holdings in Patterson Companies by 458.3% in the 4th quarter. Now insiders hold 1,332,056 shares in the business which makes up 1.41% of shares. Continental Limited Liability Corporation reported 0.69% of its portfolio in Patterson Companies, Inc. The stock of Patterson Companies, Inc. Patterson Companies, Inc is a value-added distributor focused on providing a customer experience to professionals in the ... Read More »

Analysts' Views: Atossa Genetics Inc (ATOS)

How volatility is measured will affect the value of the coefficient used. A low ATR value correlates with a weaker trend movement. Director, Remmel H. A moving average (MA) is a trend-following or lagging indicator because it is based on past prices. Atossa Genetics, Inc . (NASDAQ:ATOS) has a 20-Day average volume of 8.52 Million. Read More »

Prosperous homes without power at present as weather worsens

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At the peak, over 117,000 premises were without electricity, but that was brought down to 24,000 this morning. 1,119 properties across Louth are without power this afternoon, according to ESB Networks, and the company say they are not in a position to guarantee a return of supply to all customers. Read More »

Berlusconi grouping to make show of unity ahead of election

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Even if the pundits are proved right and the Berlusconi coalition is successful in forming a government, it will likely be a coalition backed by the anti-immigration Northern League and the Brothers of Italy , a party widely considered the heir to Italy's fascist movement. Read More »

Boko Haram: Four UN aid workers killed, one abducted in Borno

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The attack happened "after dark" outside a camp housing some 55,000 people displaced by the conflict and appeared to target the military, said United Nations spokeswoman Samantha Newport. Al Jazeera's Mohamed Vall, reporting from Abuja, said the attack was aimed at the military post guarding the camp. Several humanitarian workers catering to the needs of the displaced, also operate from Rann. Read More »

Iraqi MPs Demand Gov't to Make Plan for Foreign Troops Withdrawal

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Earlier, Hakim al-Zamili, head of the parliamentary security committee, said that there are some 8,000 USA soldiers in Iraq, and called on the Iraqi government to rapidly end the presence of the foreign troops in the country. Kirkuk crude sales have been halted since Iraqi forces took back control of the oilfields from the Kurds in October in response to Kurdish independence referendum. Read More »

Indian magazine wins praise for breastfeeding cover

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The lawyer has named both the publisher and the model in his complaint, which claims that the magazine cover violates sections 3 and 4 of the Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act, 1986. In fact, in certain Indian cultures, it is not uncommon for lactating women to step in for each other and feed another women's babies, for it is rather laborious to constantly breastfeed a child. Read More »

President Trump to meet with game industry about gun violence next week

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Talking about Parkland school shooting, Sanders said the President still supported "raising the age limit to 21 for the purchase of certain firearms". This includes lobbying activities with the U.S. government on behalf of its members in the global game industry. "You know, you rate movies for different things. Read More »

Quartet who attacked French embassy in Burkina Faso killed

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According to the statement, "armed men attacked the French Embassy and army headquarters on Friday 02 March". An attack by gunmen past year on a restaurant in Ouagadougou left at least 18 people dead, including two attackers. However it later amended the message to say it was "not clear at this stage which sites are targeted". Other witnesses said there was an explosion near the headquarters of the Burkinabe armed forces and the French cultural centre, which are located about a kilometre ... Read More »

Canada says would retaliate against United States steel or aluminum tariffs

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U.S. actions would face legal challenge by other World Trade Organization members, and they would also invite other members to invoke national security to protect favoured industries, said Ikenson. The impact may however be more pronounced in flat products, which accounted for 35% of United States steel imports a year ago, while longs, semi-finished and pipe and tubes accounted for 18%, 22% and 22% of imports, respectively, according to its Department of Commerce. Read More »

Walker Found Guilty Of Lesser Charge Of Criminally Negligent Homicide

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Prosecutor Crystle Carrion said Tuesday in court that Walker was driving 50 miles per hour (80 kph) on the narrow road when the bus ran off the pavement, hit a pole and flipped into a tree. "You could tell he was going over the speed limit", Brogdon said. Nixon said she did not know at the time Walker was driving a school bus full of children, but feels "very strongly" about talking on the phone while driving because of past experiences. Read More »

State approves Javelin missile sale to Ukraine

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It said the proposed sale would not alter the military balance in the region. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said in December the weapons would be used to protect Ukrainian soldiers and civilians, but Russian Federation said the US decision would encourage those who support the conflict in Ukraine to use force. Read More »

Saudi crown prince to visit Egypt, officials say

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Meanwhile Reprieve, a UK-based rights group, has objected to the crown prince's visit, saying that, "The close relationship Theresa May trumpets has led to British police officers training Saudi agents in the kind of cyber-monitoring techniques which have been used to justify death sentences". Read More »

Cops: Ohio School Shooter Changed Mind at Last Second

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When they released Simons' documents, the police chief said they showed that Simons meant to conduct a school shooting and harm other individuals. Thirteen-year-old Keith Simons brought a long gun into Jackson Memorial Middle School, along with a backpack carrying ammunition, bottle rockets and batteries on February 20. Read More »

US President Donald Trump's gun meeting went off the rails quickly

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He says if Trump sends a proposal to Congress "and sends his people up here to forcefully lobby for universal background checks, they will pass". Credit where credit is due for the White House holding these meetings in the open. "You guys, half of you are so afraid of the NRA", the president said Monday at a meeting with the nation's governors. Sen. Chris Murphy , D-Conn., meanwhile, thinks the administration is seriously weighing expanding background checks for gun purchases. Read More »

United States gun seller ends sale of assault rifles

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It was introduced in the Senate on March 1, 2017, and it has yet to come up for a vote nor has Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said a word in support of it. Democrats also want to allow family members or law enforcement to apply for protective orders to take guns away from people who show "credible signs" of harming themselves or others. Read More »

Rodgers Brothers Inc. Invests $607000 in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)

The stock decreased 1.90% or $0.85 during the last trading session, reaching $43.93. About 54,866 shares traded. It has underperformed by 3.50% the S&P500. Qcm Cayman Ltd reported 0.91% of its portfolio in Ensco plc (NYSE:ESV). Verity And Verity Lc accumulated 2.36% or 241,107 shares. Barclays Capital maintained Cisco Systems, Inc. Read More »

'People Want Something to Happen': Trump Projects Success in Gun Law Debate

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Gun rights activists are fuming after witnessing President Trump offer plenty of ground to liberal lawmakers during his open discussion on gun control Wednesday at the White House . "If you're going to put concealed carry between states into this bill , we're talking about a whole new ball game", he said. After the failure of Obamacare repeal past year, he vowed to swiftly accept a bipartisan bill to stabilize health care marketplaces. Read More »

Russia's President warns about 'greatest nuclear potential — Putin's Posturing

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He said that Moscow had to develop the new weapons because the USA has developed a missile defense system that threatens to undermine Russia's nuclear deterrent. "No one in the world has anything like (this weapon)", Putin said. "Well, listen to us now", Putin added, referring to accusations that Washington has been violating non-nuclear proliferation agreements by assisting countries from Poland to Japan to establish global anti-missile systems. Read More »

White House says Trump still backs age increase to buy certain guns

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That bill would penalize federal agencies that don't properly report required records and reward states that comply by providing them with federal grant preferences. But a ban on assault rifles is not part of the package. Other Senate Republicans have come out firmly against a hike. The House approved the bill late a year ago as part of a broader package that also expanded gun rights by requiring states to recognize conceal-carry permits issued by other states. Read More »

Carles Puigdemont withdraws bid to regain Catalan presidency

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He said the move is "the only way to create a new government" for Catalonia under the current circumstances. "I will not put myself forward as candidate to be appointed regional president", Puigdemont on Thursday announced solemnly from Belgium in a video posted on social media, standing in front of Catalan and European Union flags. Read More »

Netanyahu questioned in telecoms corruption case

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Israel Radio said Mr Netanyahu's wife Sara Netanyahu was providing testimony at the same time, at a police station near Tel Aviv. Two Netanyahu confidants were arrested last month on suspicion of promoting regulation worth hundreds of millions of dollars to the Bezeq telecom company. Read More »

ED seizes 41 assets of Nirav Modi

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Investigators have also seized a number of properties from the two, including jewellery and luxury cars. Sharma, a scale-IV officer, was responsible for auditing the systems and practices of the bank's Brady House branch- from Letters of Undertakings (LoUs) were issued- and report the deficiencies with zonal audit office, they said. Read More »

Weather warning upgraded in Midlothian

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Scotland's transport minister has warned of potentially "extreme" weather conditions as heavy snow sweeps across the country. The Met Office red warning states that the impacts could include long delays and cancellations on bus, rail and air travel. Read More »

Top Maoists among 12 killed in joint operation in Bijapur

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The Maoist movement had considerably weakened in undivided Andhra Pradesh since 2005 when the police launched massive operations and eliminated several top leaders following the collapse of the ceasefire and first-ever talks between then state government and the Maoists. Read More »

Walmart joins Dick's in restricting US gun sales

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Metro shops including Wilshire Gun, Big Boy Guns, Ammo Range and H&H Shooting Sports all said this afternoon that they have no plans to change any of their existing polices, and will continue to sell semi-automatic guns in Oklahoma like they have for years. Read More »

Pence: Trump 'keeping his word' on abortion opposition

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It is not a campaign event related to Schuette's gubernatorial run, he said. Since President Trump took office previous year, he has signed legislation reversing an Obama-era rule that blocked states from defunding Planned Parenthood and reinstated a ban on federal funds for global health programs that cover or promote abortions . Read More »

Onodera concerned on China's nuclear carrier plan

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China might have a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier in the water by 2025 . The China Shipbuilding Industry Corp. issued a statement this week saying initial work had begun on the ship, the Communist Party newspaper Global Times and South China Morning Post said yesterday. Read More »

Up to 30 killed in fire at rehab centre in Baku, Azerbaijan

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Firefighters and rescuers of the country's emergencies ministry have extinguished the blaze and were investigating the causes. At least 30 people have been killed in a fire that engulfed a drug treatment center in Azerbaijan's capital Baku, according to local media. Read More »

Juncker Ends West Balkans Tour With Support, But No Accession Date

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Among the six countries, the commission considers Serbia and Montenegro as current front-runners toward accession and the new strategy says they could be allowed in by 2025 if they meet all the conditions. By the summit in Sofia in May, all leaders in the region have set the ambitious task of having clear and ready projects for building the priority infrastructure in their countries in order to discuss the specific financing of connectivity in the region - transport, digital and energy. Read More »