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by | December 09, 2017 | 13:52

Congress has promised reservation in Gujarat to a community. Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will give his address to four public meetings in North Gujarat today. Someone familiar dropped in at one of Rajkot's polling booths. People showed an unprecedented response in Rajkot and Amreli as almost 16 per cent polling since 8 am.

by | December 09, 2017 | 13:18

Mumbai: A 23-year-old techie, who is accused of raping and murdering a seven-year-old in February and also of bludgeoning his mother to death in Chennai , was re-arrested by the Vile Parle police on Friday. Daswant had escaped from the police custody near the Mumbai airport on Thursday evening. Immediately, his photo was circulated to all DCPs, detection and crime branch officers and police stations across the city.

by | December 09, 2017 | 12:36

UN Secretary General, António Guterres and Pope Francis both expressed alarm that the announcement would provoke new tensions in the Holy City, which is revered by Jews, Christians and Muslims. Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım earlier warned, "Pandora's box was opened in the region with the decision". At the meeting, the pope said dialogue between all parties would come only through "recognising the rights of all people", noting that the Holy Land was the "land par excellence of dialogue ...

by | December 09, 2017 | 12:04

Bank of America maintained Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX ) on Tuesday, June 7 with "Neutral" rating. The rating was maintained by Maxim Group on Friday, August 4 with "Hold". Traders can make of these figures one thing: sentiment in terms of actual shares traded is cooling down. American Tower Corporation (NYSE:AMT) has risen 23.66% since December 8, 2016 and is uptrending.

by | December 09, 2017 | 11:43

Born on December 13, 1913, Vyarawalla was raised in a middle-class Parsi family in Navsari. She moved to Mumbai to pursue a diploma at St Xavier's College and completed her further studies at JJ School of Arts. Some of her notable pictures that resonated with the masses were of Nehru addressing jubilant crowds in Delhi, Lord Mountbatten, the last Viceroy departing from India , and Gandhi being prepared for the funeral.

by | December 09, 2017 | 11:41

North Korea's foreign ministry blamed the drills and "confrontational warmongering" by U.S. officials for making war inevitable. South Korea and the USA have been holding the annual Vigilant ACE air force practice, which is to run through Friday.

by | December 09, 2017 | 11:42

Anushka and Virat's wedding rumours surfaced after Virat made a decision to pull out of India and Sri Lanka ODI series commencing from December 10. Anushka, along with her family, was spotted at the Mumbai airport on Thursday, December 7.

by | December 09, 2017 | 11:24

The military says that a projectile exploded Thursday in southern Israel, in addition to two earlier ones launched from Gaza which fell short and landed in the Palestinian territory. While Israel has always considered Jerusalem its capital, with the prime minister's office and parliament building located there, countries have avoided recognizing it as such to prevent damaging hopes for a two-state solution.

by | December 09, 2017 | 11:18

Mohan Guruswamy, chairman of the Centre for Policy Alternatives Society, an Indian think tank, said the three-way mechanism, initiated in 2002, had been largely dominated by bilateral issues between China and India, despite initial expectations from Delhi for it to become a powerful voice on the global stage.

by | December 09, 2017 | 10:38

December 24, 10 a.m., Advent Worship Service " Love for Those Who Are Wounde; " 7 p.m., Christmas Eve Family Service " Hope for Those Who Are Willing;' 11 p.m., Lessons and Carols by Candlelight". Sunday. Cookies with Santa is from 10 a.m. -noon, December 9. Sonshine Day School and after-school care is for children six weeks old to K-4, 6:30 a.m.to 6 p.m.

by | December 09, 2017 | 08:52

Stelac Advisory Services LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Wells Fargo & Company during the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $104,000. Mack Mary T also sold $2.05 million worth of Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) on Thursday, June 8.

by | December 09, 2017 | 06:09

An ex-priest potentially faces life in prison after a court convicted him Thursday of raping and murdering a Texas beauty queen nearly 60 years ago. The prosecution asked the jury for a sentence of 57 years , since that is how long he walked free after killing Garza.

by | December 09, 2017 | 05:52

The French delegate called for restraint and to refrain from fueling tension in the Middle East, saying that Jerusalem should be the capital of two states through negotiations. That is why Sweden and seven other members of the Security Council have requested an emergency council meeting to discuss the issue, Olof Skoog, Sweden's permanent representative to the United Nations, told reporters.

by | December 09, 2017 | 05:31

The Warriors recorded a season-best 15 blocks. 3-NO DISRUPTION - If the Warriors have a weakness - and it's grasping - it's that they occasionally makes themselves vulnerable by trying to make splashy plays that lead to turnovers. Golden State held the Pistons to 41 percent shooting while Detroit made 12 of 27 (44.4 percent) from 3-point range. Golden State led 77-67 after Quinn Cook made a 3-pointer at the buzzer at the end of the third quarter.

by | December 09, 2017 | 05:20

When Tweeden made her accusations, Franken said he did not remember the kissing incident - in which Tweeden said he stuck his tongue down her throat as they rehearsed a USO skit - in the way that she did. Franken issued a new apology in November, stating, "I feel terribly that I've made some women feel badly and for that I am so sorry, and I want to make sure that never happens again".

by | December 09, 2017 | 05:11

SECRETARY TILLERSON: I'll save that for Minister Lavrov. "The whole world is against this", he said, adding that he had already told Tillerson how he felt and would reiterate it at the meeting at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation during the alliance's foreign ministers' meeting.

by | December 09, 2017 | 04:49

On Thursday, Brown sent a letter to President Trump and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) requesting a Presidential Emergency Declaration for direct federal assistance to supplement the state and local emergency response to the Southern California wildfires.

by | December 09, 2017 | 04:28

North Korea is ready to talk directly to the US about "guarantees for its security" after trading threats of war with President Donald Trump, Russia's top diplomat has said. "We are ready to support it". The United States and South Korea responded with a show of force conducting their largest ever joint air exercise which was a five-day showcase of aircraft and jet fighter capabilities.

by | December 09, 2017 | 04:21

CIA Director Mike Pompeo also said Saturday that US intelligence agencies believe North Korean leader Kim Jong Un doesn't have a good idea about how tenuous his situation is domestically and internationally. So we're not changing our view. Following the latest launch , the US-based Union of Concerned Scientists said the new missile would have a range of more than 13,000 kilometers - more than enough to reach the American capital, Washington DC.

by | December 09, 2017 | 04:12

Cowen & Co has "Buy" rating and $16000 target. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, August 21 by Barclays Capital. RBC Capital Markets has "Sector Perform" rating and $14 target. North Star Inv Mngmt Corporation holds 860 shares. Bahl And Gaynor reported 1.02% of its portfolio in Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK). Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.'s holdings in Stryker were worth $4,558,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.