• Trump gets a resignation letter with hidden message: IMPEACH
    Washington [U.S.A.] Aug 24 : A science envoy to the U.S. State Department on Wednesday resigned over President Donald Trump's response to a violent white supremacist rally in Charlottesville.

  • Ashwani Lohani to assume charge of Railway Board chairman today
    New Delhi , August 24 : Air India Chairman and Managing Director Ashwani Lohani will assume the charge of Railways Board Chairman on Thursday.

  • Five dead, 153 injured as Typhoon Hato hits Macau
    Beijing [China], August 24 : At least five people were killed after Typhoon Hato struck Macau on Wednesday, a spokesperson of the Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) government said.

  • Seven dead, several missing after boat sinks in Brazil
    Vitoria do Xingu (Para) [Brazil], Aug 24 : The Brazilian authorities have confirmed that at least seven persons were killed and several others were missing in a boat accident that happened late Tuesday night (local time).

  • Ready to lay pipelines so that Nepal gets LPG supply round the year: Dharmendra Pradhan
    New Delhi , August 23 : Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday assured faith in Make in India initiative and said that the foundation stone for oil product pipeline would be laid by October this year.

  • Ready to lay pipelines so that Nepal gets LPG supply round the year: Dharmendra Pradhan
    New Delhi , August 23 : Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday assured faith in Make in India initiative and said that the foundation stone for oil product pipeline would be laid by October this year.

  • Linkin Park to host special LA event to honour Chester Bennington
    Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 23 : Linkin Park has recently announced a special public event to honour late lead singer Chester Bennington in Los Angeles.

  • Shivraj Chouhan hails hike in OBC creamy layer cap as 'just'
    Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) August 23 : Lauding the Centre's move to raise the income limit defining "creamy layer" for the Other Backward Classes (OBC) reservation by Rs 2 lakh per annum, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday said that justice has been done after years.

  • Our goal is to focus on future, not past: Nepal PM
    New Delhi August 23 : Nepal Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba on Wednesday said that in his talks with his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi, they emphasized on the development agenda, adding the goal is to look forward to the future rather than the past.

  • Will take a stand if Akhilesh, Ram Gopal Yadav form alliance with any other party, says Mulayam
    Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh) , August 23 : Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on Wednesday warned that he would take a stand if his son and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav and his cousin Ram Gopal Yadav chose to form an alliance with any party.

  • Steak 'n Shake Launches New Prime Steakburger
    INDIANAPOLIS, Aug. 23, 2017 : Steak 'n Shake, home of the Original SteakburgerTM and the restaurant industry's longest established brand in the premium burger segment, today unveiled the world's best burger, the Prime Steakburger.

  • REI Co-op Announces Force of Nature Fund Grantees, Completes USD 1M Investment this Year in Nonprofits That Connect Women with the Outdoors
    SEATTLE, Aug. 23, 2017 : As part of its commitment to create access to the outdoors for all, REI has invested USD 1 million in organizations across the country that are creating opportunities to connect women and girls to nature.

  • Eastern Bank Joins Revere for Good with Opening of Micro Branch
    REVERE, Mass., Aug. 23, 2017 : Eastern Bank, America's oldest and largest mutual bank, advanced its commitment to both innovation and serving Gateway Cities by converting a former Fotomat location into its smallest-ever standalone branch, a 556-square-foot location in Revere, Massachusetts that rests in the parking lot of one of the state's busiest shopping plazas.

  • LeapFrog's LeapPad Ultimate, the Perfect First Tablet for Kids, Available Now
    CHICAGO, Aug. 23, 2017 : Today LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc., the leader in innovative learning toys for children, announced the availability of the LeapPad Ultimate, the perfect kid-safe learning tablet designed just for kids.

  • 2017 Subaru Outback Named to U.S. News and World Report's Best New Cars for Teens
    CHERRY HILL, N.J., Aug. 24, 2017 : Subaru of America, Inc. announced today that the 2017 Outback was named to U.S. News and World Report's Best New Cars for Teens for accident prevention and crash protection technologies as well as overall quality.

  • Ultra Mobile Simplifies Wireless Lineup and Debuts New Plans Including Unlimited Data for Only USD 19 a Month
    NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2017 : Ultra Mobile, a nationwide mobile carrier developing first-of-its-kind mobile phone services, today announced it is updating all current plans to maximize value for customers in a rapidly changing communication space.

  • Glulam Connections Fire Test Report Now Available
    WASHINGTON, Aug. 23, 2017 : A new report available from reThink Wood demonstrates the fire resistance rating of glulam beam to column connections in Type IV construction. The findings support mass timber as a safe solution that meets, and in some cases exceeds, stringent fire safety standards for U.S. building design and construction.

  • Five Distinctive South Coast Adventures along the CA Highway 1 Discovery Route
    SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., Aug. 23, 2017 : The South Coast of the CA Highway 1 Discovery Route is teaming with distinctive adventures unique to Avila Beach and Valley, Oceano and Nipomo all located in beautiful San Luis Obispo County (SLO CAL). It's difficult to know where to start!

  • Stitch Fix Adds 100+ Premium Brands to Popular Personal Styling Service
    SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 23, 2017 : Today, Stitch Fix, the world's leading online personal styling service, added more than 100 new premium brands to its product offering. Now, clients can get access to even more brands, with price points ranging from USD100-USD600.

  • Government of Canada supports six-unit housing project at Iskatewizaagegan No. 39 Independent First Nation
    OTTAWA, Aug. 23, 2017 : All Canadians should have access to a safe and healthy home. The Government of Canada is making historic investments toward improving the condition of housing in First Nation communities, reducing overcrowding and increasing the health and safety of residents.

  • Leading Free Stock Photo Provider Launches New Site, New Branding with Thousands of New Images
    TUCSON, Ariz., Aug. 23, 2017 : Freerange Stock, a leading source of free stock images for commercial use, has launched a major website redesign with new search features, a redesigned brand and thousands of new photos and illustrations.

  • America's Best Fried Chicken Has Landed in Las Vegas
    LAS VEGAS, Aug. 23, 2017 : Krispy Krunchy Chicken opened its first location in Las Vegas, Nevada, right off the famous Las Vegas Strip. This fast-food chain was recently recognized by Thrillist, an online media source, as "America's Best Fried Chicken Chain."

  • Giving Compass Partners with Mia Hamm to Level the Playing Field for Girls
    SEATTLE, Aug. 23, 2017 : Giving Compass, the first-of-its-kind online portal aggregating information to help people to give with impact, is partnering with Mia Hamm to raise awareness in a social share campaign benefitting the Mia Hamm Foundation starting August 21, 2017.

  • Solar Eclipse Blacks Out Phone Calls to US Businesses
    CHICAGO, Aug. 23, 2017 : Inbound phone calls to US businesses dropped by an average of 9 percent nationwide during the total solar eclipse yesterday as consumers paused to observe the phenomenon, according to a new report from DialogTech, the leading provider of actionable marketing analytics for phone calls.

  • Bentley President Gloria Larson Authors Book Outlining a New College Experience
    WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 22, 2017 : A new book by Bentley University President Gloria Cordes Larson helps parents, employers and educators to rethink how students should attend college to help them achieve happier, more rewarding careers and lives.

  • Peerless-AV Introduces New All-in-One Kiosk Powered by BrightSign
    AURORA, Ill., Aug. 23, 2017 : Peerless-AV, the leader in innovative audiovisual and digital signage solutions, is excited to introduce its new All-in-One Kiosk, powered by BrightSign, the global market leader in digital signage media players.

  • Use of children as 'human bombs' rising in northeast Nigeria
    ABUJA/GENEVA/DAKAR/NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2017 : UNICEF is extremely concerned about an appalling increase in the cruel and calculated use of children, especially girls, as 'human bombs' in northeast Nigeria.

  • Martial Arts can SAVE America. Through Health, Fitness, Self-Defense and Traditional Core Values
    NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2017 : Dr. Robert Goldman and Robert Fletcher share their thoughts with America's Next Great Trainer (ANGT) Magazine on the McGregor vs. Mayweather fight and the unfortunate misrepresentation of Martial Arts.

  • Announcing Gold Star Chili's Oktoberfest Cheese Coney
    CINCINNATI, Aug. 22, 2017 : Ready for Oktoberfest? Well, it's here!

  • Chinese Seaside Resort Destination Sanya Promotes Its Charm in London
    LONDON, Aug. 22, 2017 : The 2017 Sanya Celebration (the "Celebration"), an international tourism promotional event themed "A Romantic Invitation to Beautiful Sanya", organised by Sanya Municipal People's Government, a coastal city in China's Hainan province, was held in London, England, on August 21.

  • Malaysian PM Razak to visit White House in September
    Washington [USA], Aug 24 : United States President Donald Trump is scheduled to welcome Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak to the White House, next month.

  • Sushil Modi congratulates PM Modi for raising OBC creamy layer bar
    Patna (Bihar) , Aug.24 : Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi congratulated the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led Central Government for raising the creamy layer ceiling for the Other Backward Classes (OBC) for central government jobs and also for setting up of Commission to examine sub-categorisation of OBCs.

  • Ahead of Gurmeet Ram Rahim verdict, Sec. 144 imposed in Punjab
    Chandigarh (Punjab), Aug 24 : As a precautionary measure, the Punjab Government has imposed Section 144 across the entire state with immediate effect and shut all schools and colleges on August 25, the day the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court will give its final judgment over the 14 year-old rape case against the Dera Sacha Sauda Chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.

  • Durga idol immersion will only be halted for 24 hours, clarifies Mamata Banerjee
    Kolkata (West Bengal) , Aug. 24 : West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday night clarified that immersion of Durga idols on Dashami will be halted only for 24 hours.

  • Ready to lay pipelines so that Nepal gets LPG supply round the year: Dharmendra Pradhan
    New Delhi , August 23 : Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday assured faith in Make in India initiative and said that the foundation stone for oil product pipeline would be laid by October this year.

  • Kristen Stewart threatens to sue over leaked nude pics
    Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 23 : After her nude pictures got leaked, 'Twilight' actress Kristen Stewart got her lawyers involved.

  • INX Media Case: Karti Chidambaram grilled for 8 hrs, asked to appear again on Aug 28
    New Delhi , August 23 : Former union minister P. Chidambaram's son Karti Chidambaram on Wednesday appeared before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with a bribery case involving INX Media and left the head quarters after eight hours of questioning.

  • Parrikar demands EC to initiate action on by-poll malpractices
    Panaji (Goa) August 23 : With the conclusion of Goa by-polls, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday demanded the Election Commission (EC) to initiate action if it uncovers significant evidence of wrongdoing in Panaji and Valpoi as attempts can be made to sabotage the results.

  • TN CM, Deputy CM confident about AIADMK merger, say 'none can topple this govt'
    Ariyalur (Tamil Nadu) , August 23 : After the two factions of the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) in Tamil Nadu announced a merger, former chief minister O. Panneerselvam (OPS) and Chief Minister Edappady K. Palaniswami (EPS) hailed late former Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's stronghold in the state, stating that no one has the power to topple the government brought together by Amma.

  • 2017 Wella TrendVision Award Held in Guangzhou, China
    GUANGZHOU, China, Aug. 23, 2017 : The China Final of 2017 Wella TrendVision Award known as the "Hair Oscars" was held on August 22 in Guangzhou. 2017 Wella TrendVision Award gathered China's top hairstylists to bring a "Ultra Contouring" visual feast with bold creation and unlimited inspiration and create an annual summit in China's hair fashion industry again.

  • World Premiere Of Giovanni Allevi Concerto Launches Orchestra Kentucky's New Season
    BOWLING GREEN, Ky., Aug. 23, 2017 : The world premiere of the latest composition by Italian conductor and pianist Giovanni Allevi happens this Saturday, August 26, in Bowling Green, KY. His Concerto for Piano and Orchestra, No. 1 will be performed by Orchestra Kentucky, conducted by musical director Jeffrey Reed and featuring pianist Jeffrey Biegel, at the Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center.

  • Matson Signs Contracts For A Total Of Six New And Upgraded Cranes For Honolulu Terminal
    HONOLULU, Aug. 23, 2017 : Matson, Inc. ("Matson"; NYSE: MATX) announced that a subsidiary of Matson Navigation Company, Inc., a leading U.S. carrier in the Pacific, has signed contracts with Paceco Corporation for the purchase of three new 65 long-ton capacity cranes and modifications to upgrade three existing cranes at its Sand Island Terminal in Honolulu Harbor.

  • Chemical Activity Barometer Shows Modest Slowing
    WASHINGTON, Aug. 23, 2017 : The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), remained unchanged from July, continuing a modest deceleration of growth.

  • A Design Icon: The illy X1 Anniversary Edition Pays Homage to a Legacy of Innovation
    NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2017 : The X1 illy espresso machine, created more than twenty years ago, blazed a path for in-home espresso preparation. Today, that continues with the introduction of new X1 Anniversary edition, which embodies the ethos of illy innovation and aesthetics even incorporating a styling cue from the illetta, the invention of founder Francesco Illy patented in 1935, recognized as the first espresso machine to introduce automatic water dosing and high pressure.

  • Mopar to Shine Spotlight on Sportsman Racers During 63rd Annual NHRA U.S. Nationals
    AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Aug. 23, 2017 : 63rd annual NHRA U.S. Nationals scheduled for August 30 - September 4 at Lucas Oil Raceway in Clermont, Indiana

  • Session Lineup Announced for Open Source Summit Europe and Embedded Linux Conference Europe
    SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 23, 2017 : The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, today announced the program for Open Source Summit Europe and the co-located Embedded Linux Conference Europe, taking place simultaneously, October 23-26 in Prague, Czech Republic.

  • 72pc of Government Entities Worldwide had their Security Compromised in 2016
    IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 23, 2017 : Netwrix Corporation, provider of a visibility platform for data security and risk mitigation in hybrid environments, today announced the release of its 2017 IT Risks in Government infographics.

  • TeXtreme Reinforces Ultra-light Bike Shoe From Giro
    BORAS, Sweden, August 23, 2017 : Giro Sport Design, the cycling world's design leader, uses TeXtreme carbon fiber to create the new Prolight Techlace, an industry leading road bike shoe with a weight under 150 grams.

  • Embrace racial healing to change hearts and minds
    BATTLE CREEK, Mich., Aug. 22, 2017 : Prior to the displays of hatred and the tragic loss of Heather Heyer, a young woman who seemingly embraced the virtues of healing, a transformation was taking place in Charlottesville, Virginia.

  • Local Real Estate Professional Brings Home National Honor
    PHOENIX, Aug. 22, 2017 : Now in its 21st year, BrokerAgent Advisor celebrates the success and accomplishment of the industry's finest real estate professionals through its exclusive 'Certificate of Excellence' Program.

  • King of Drag Racing Big Daddy Don Garlits introduces the 1,000+ Horsepower HellScat to Help Charities in the 2017 Challenger Dream Giveaway
    CLEARWATER, Fla., Aug. 23, 2017 : "Big Daddy" Don Garlits, the 17-time NHRA World Champion, introduced the world's only Dodge Challenger HellScat to automobile enthusiasts this past weekend at the Mopar Nationals in Hebron, Ohio.

  • Beaufort Books Announces the Upcoming Release of A Walk for Sunshine - The 20th Anniversary Edition - Coming September 9th, 2017
    NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2017 : Beaufort Books announced today the publication of A Walk for Sunshine, a special 20th anniversary edition, for September 9, 2017.

  • Time is running out to sign the petition calling on the federal government for Safer Skies
    TORONTO, Aug. 22, 2017 : Pilots are calling on Canadians to add their voice to the 7,000 who have signed a petition calling on Transport Canada to implement stronger pilot fatigue rules.

  • Orlando's Good Eats and Holiday Treats: 2017's Must-See Events for Fall and Winter
    ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 23, 2017 : This fall and winter, there is more to see and do in Orlando than any other time of year. With numerous food and wine feasts, unparalleled Halloween thrills and merry holiday theme park events, the excitement in Orlando is warming up even as the weather cools down.

  • Show Stress Who's Boss, Back-To-School 5-Day Health Hack Challenge to Reduce Stress For Students
    NEW YORK, Aug. 23, 2017 : Stress is one of the leading factors that has impacted academic performance for college students in the last 12 months.

  • Tanger Outlets Fort Worth to Host Job Fair Thursday September 7th
    FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 23, 2017 : Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. announced today that it will host a job fair on Thursday, September 7, with hiring for approximately 900 full-time and part-time jobs to begin prior to Tanger Outlets Fort Worth's grand opening. The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex location is on-schedule to open in late October.

  • Mongoose Launches Exclusive Scooter Line at Target
    MADISON, Wis., Aug. 22, 2017 : Mongoose, a brand of Dorel Industries, Inc. (TSX: DII.B, DII.A), will roll out a brand-new line of folding and freestyle model scooters in Target stores and on beginning August 21. The BMX and mountain bike brand is expanding their sport and outdoor lifestyle offerings with their line of five folding scooters and three freestyle scooters. The scooters will range in price from USD 29.99 to USD 89.99.

  • Travel Channel's Josh Gates Embarks On A Worldwide Expedition Searching For Evidence Of Extraterrestrial Life In Four-Part Special Event
    NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2017 : It is mankind's eternal question: are we alone in the universe? Adventurer and explorer Josh Gates sets off on a 50,000-mile, multi-continent quest to find the answer in Travel Channel's spellbinding four-week special event, "Expedition Unknown: Hunt for Extraterrestrials," beginning Wednesday, October 4 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

  • Technology and Luxury Converge on One Fully-Integrated App
    MIAMI, Aug. 22, 2017 : LUXnow, a peer-to-peer network poised to disrupt the luxury sharing economy, today announced its official launch.

  • Scouts Plant 750 Trees In Fort McMurray To Reforest Local Park Destroyed By The Wildfire
    OTTAWA, Aug. 22, 2017 : A year after the devastating wildfires in Fort McMurray, Scouts Canada youth, Scouters (adult volunteers) and their families will be planting 750 trees in the city's J. Howard Pew Memorial Park on August 26, 2017, to help reforest the area.