LOS ANGELES: On November 17, A&M/UMe will release The Vinyl Collection, a new career-spanning 12-LP vinyl box set chronicling the recorded output of one of the most celebrated and best loved duos in pop/rock history, the Carpenters.
SHANGHAI: Shanghai-based start-up Energo Labs (www.energolabs.com) is combining blockchain technology with microgrids to decentralize energy production and consumption, which can help rural electrification as well as grid resilience. Decentralized ecosystems also minimize the problems caused by large infrastructure, while allowing users to choose where their energy comes from.
MAPLE PLAIN, Minn: As the leaves turn and the nights get colder, we start thinking about the inevitable months of snow and below freezing temperatures that await us. Where some might shy away from this reality, we pride ourselves as hearty Minnesotan's.
GARBERVILLE, Calif: The Ganjier, the cannabis industry's widely respected platform for advice and information on specializations such as cannabis cultivation, law, manufacturing, branding and marketing, announced the call for entry for the fourth annual Golden Tarp Awards.
DENVER: MassRoots, Inc. (OTCQB:MSRT), one of the leading technology platforms for the cannabis industry, announced today that CannaRegs, Inc. has secured multiple government contracts in California.
PALM BEACH, Florida: Now that more than 30 states have passed some level of legislative approvals for the industry, a sigh of relief was recently realized as the World Anti-Doping Agency removed CBD, an anti-inflammatory compound derived from cannabis, from its 2018 prohibited substances list.
NEW YORK: The 10th annual Food Network and Cooking Channel New York City Wine and Food Festival presented by Coca-Cola (NYCWFF) kicks off today, having raised more than USD 10 million to date to benefit the hunger-relief organizations Food Bank For New York City and No Kid Hungry.
BOSTON: EdTech Times and SRI International will host xR in EDU, a 1-day forum focused on extended reality in education. Located at SRI Headquarters in Menlo Park, CA, on October 26, 2017, this event will gather leaders in the virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), mixed reality (MR), and education ecosystems.
TORONTO: Over the last decade, the prices paid for fancy colored diamonds have continued to increase. Paragon International Wealth Management, a Toronto-based firm that is a leader in the acquisition and management of fancy colored diamonds, expects this trend to continue.
Panipat (Haryana), Oct. 20: Brother-in-law of Haryana singer, Harshita Dahiya has accepted to be behind her murder during interrogation.
Des Moines [US], Oct. 20: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu has said that his government will make use of advanced technologies to turn agriculture profitable in the state.
New Delhi , Oct. 20 : Solicitor General Ranjit Kumar resigned from his post on Friday.
Kabul [Afghanistan], Oct.20 : Afghanistan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has warned terror outfits and terrorists operating in his country to surrender or face elimination.
Washington D C [United States], Oct.20 : Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director, Michael Pompeo has said that if history is any guide, then expectations must be kept at a very low level when it comes to Pakistan cooperating with the United States in the fight against terrorism.
London [UK], Oct 20 : American director Quentin Tarantino admits he knew, for decades, about instances of sexual assault by his longtime friend Harvey Weinstein.
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) , Oct 20 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) lawmaker Alok Sanjar stepped down on Bhopal streets on Friday to clean the litters of last night Diwali celebrations.
New Delhi , October 20 : The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) on Friday reported that the pollution levels in Delhi are lower compared to the air quality recorded during Diwali in 2016.
New Delhi , October 20 : On the occasion of Diwali, the Border Security Force (BSF) celebrated the festival at India-Bangladesh border by lighting candles and sharing of sweets in West Bengal's Siliguri.
New Delhi , Oct 20 : A day after the revelry of Diwali, roads of major cities of India of the country were seen littered with remains of crackers, including the national capital where the sale of crackers has been banned by the Supreme Court.
Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 20 : Suffering from rheumatoid arthritis? It might put you at an increased risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Hong Kong [China], Oct.20 : Chinese President Xi Jinping has been known to be severe on any act of corruption ever since he assumed office in 2012, and in the course of this campaign to end it, managed to nip an attempted coup on his rule in the bud, a senior official of the government in Beijing has claimed.
Chandigarh (Punjab) , October 20 : Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday confirmed that on the request of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), he has ordered transfer of leader Ravinder Gosain's murder case to National Investigation Agency (NIA).
Kedarnath (Uttarakhand) , Oct. 20 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to visit Kedarnath Temple in Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand on Friday.
Gandhinagar (Gujarat) , Oct. 20 : Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has said that senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram's comment on the Election Commission (EC) is not appropriate.
Seoul [South Korea], Oct.20 : South Korea's military establishment has informed the defence committee of the country's National Assembly, that it plans to develop a Frankenmissile to counter North Korea's escalating missile and nuclear capabilities.
Nalanda (Bihar), Oct 19 : In a bizarre incident, an elderly-looking man was allegedly made to spit and lick as a punishment for entering the Sarpanch's house without knocking.
New Delhi , Oct 20 : Healthy diet, regular exercise and most importantly early diagnosis are key to tackle a debilitating musculoskeletal condition called Osteoporosis.
Odense [Denmark], Oct 20 : Indian tennis stars Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth and HS Prannoy will aim to book their places in the semi-finals of the ongoing Denmark Open Superseries Premier tournament when they play their respective matches on Friday.
Kedarnath (Uttarakhand) , Oct. 20 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday pitched for the development of the Uttarakhand state in an endeavour to make it a major tourist destination of the country.
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct. 20 : A workshop on documentary film-making was organised in Srinagar for media students of the Kashmir Valley.
BURLINGTON, ON: IKEA Canada is thrilled to make the next stop on its coast to coast expansion journey, with the announcement of a full-size store in London, Ontario.
TORONTO: Influence Orbis, the Montreal based modern media company is excited to announce its 2nd conference will happen November 21, 2017 at the Enercare Centre in downtown Toronto. Different from your typical business conference, InfluenceTO 2017 will expose attendees to different types of entrepreneurs and influencers from various industries to allow them to gain insight on their recipe for success: from challenges to the steps to make it work.
PLATTEVILLE, Wis: EVELYN M. DUESBURY, founder of yourguidingdreams.com announces her book, The Counselor's Guide For Facilitating The Interpretation Of Dreams: Family and Other Relationship Systems Perspectives (Routledge) https://www.routledge.com/The-Counselors-Guide-for-Facilitating-the-Interpretation-of-Dreams-Family/Duesbury/p/book/9780415883429 is Winner of Book Excellence Award (Ontario, Canada) in the category of relationships.
NEW YORK: Cole Haan, the innovative American lifestyle brand and retailer, releases GrandExplore, a collection of parkas, hikers, and boots built to endure extreme climates. Scaling new verticals and breaking boundaries, Cole Haan incorporates innovative technical features and fabrics with a progressive fashion-forward style ready to tread both the Great Outdoors as well as the city streets.
HACKETTSTOWN, N.J: Centenary University's Innovation, Education and Psychology Departments partnered with Elemental Path, an educational technology developer that was recently named "A Top 10 Artificial Intelligence Company that is Disrupting Education" by DisruptorDaily, to conduct a research project to determine the impact of engaging students with the CogniToys Dino, a cloud-based artificial intelligence smart toy dinosaur that engages with children for customized learning and play.
LOS ANGELES: Actor and master class acting teacher Richard Lawson and fashion designer and philanthropist Tina Knowles Lawson will launch the grand opening of the WACO (W)here (A)rt (C)an (O)ccur Theater Center, with a full slate of events beginning Friday, November 3rd and ending on Sunday, November 5th in Los Angeles.
DALLAS: This evening, Mary Kay Inc. will honor unsung heroes in the fight against domestic violence at the Mary Kay Ash Heart of Courage Awards.
WEST CHESTER, Pa: DePuy Synthes announced the U.S. launch of the new TFNA Augmentation System, the first and only polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) cement with specific trauma device indications, offered exclusively for use with the TFNA System.
DALLAS: Parks Associates announced new research showing that 40pc of smart light bulb owners use Amazon Echo or Google Home to control their devices. The international research firm will examine how voice control improves the smart home experience and can drive consumer adoption and usage at the 12th-annual CONNECTIONS Summit: IoT and the Smart Home, taking place January 9, 2018, at CES 2018 in Las Vegas.
New Delhi , Oct.20 : The Indian government on Friday welcomed U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's statement on Washington's existing bilateral relationship with New Delhi, describing it as a positive and optimistic assement of ties going into the future.
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) , Oct 20 : Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday inaugurated Odisha's first PNG (Piped Natural Gas) project in Bhubaneswar.
New Delhi , Oct. 20 : The Zeliangrong community, one of the biggest Naga communities, recently celebrated its silver jubilee showcasing its rich cultural ethos in New Delhi.
Dubai [UAE], Oct. 20 : Swashbuckling South Africa batsman AB de Villiers has once again grabbed the top position in the ICC ODI Player Rankings for Batsmen.
Bengaluru (Karnataka) , Oct. 20 : Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Friday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of backing away from responsibilities by shifting blame and slamming Opposition at every failure of the ruling dispensation at the Centre.
Rudraprayag (Uttarakhand) , Oct. 20 : Former Uttarakhand chief minister Harish Rawat on Friday hit back at Narendra Modi for alleging that he was not allowed to help in the revamping of Kedarnath Temple after 2013 flood, saying that the matter is between the Prime Minister and then Uttarakhand chief minister Vijay Bahuguna and there is no point dragging the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government in it.
Istanbul [Turkey], Oct.20 : Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi will hand over the chairmanship of the 8 Developing Countries (D-8) to Turkey today during the ninth summit of the group.
Dubai [UAE], Oct 20 : There will be a lot at stake when defending champions Australia take on world champions England in the ICC Women's Championship, which not only promises an early advantage to the winners but also the top place in the team rankings.
Washington D C [United States], Oct.20 : Ending nine months of self-imposed political silence, former United States President Barack Obama came out all guns blazing in support of Democratic candidate for Virginia Governor Ralph S. Northam in Richmond.
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) , October 19 : The Kerala Tourism Department took to Twitter thanking the iconic Taj Mahal for 'inspiring millions to discover India', post the recent controversies by some ministers of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) from Uttar Pradesh, who spoke against the monument and questioned its importance as a heritage symbol.
Pyongyang [North Korea] October 20 : North Korea has threatened the United States of an unimaginable nuclear strike for conducting military exercises with South Korea in the waters off the Korean peninsula.
Islamabad [Pakistan], Oct.20 : Former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif was indicted by an accountability court on Friday in a reference related to Flagship Investments and other offshore companies.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Oct 20 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tamil Nadu chief Tamilisai Soundararajan has condemned the 'misconceptions' about central government's schemes and Hindu religion projected in Tamil movie Mersal, and called for a removal of such representations.
Pune (Maharashtra) , Oct. 20 : To make this festive season brighter, Bajaj Finserv, through its lending arm, Bajaj Finance Ltd., is offering personal loan at a special interest rate of 11.99 percent for a loan value of Rs. 12 lakh and above.
Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 20 : The latest Hollywood actress to accuse Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment is '12 Years a Slave' star Lupita Nyong'o.
New Delhi , Oct 20 : Breast cancer is the commonest cancer seen in Indian women. It contributes to 32 pc of women related cancers. 1 in 29 women in India have a life time risk of developing breast cancer.
New Delhi , October 20 : The Congress on Friday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the Gurez Valley, asserting that instead of spending time with the soldiers, the latter should take measure to combat terrorism.
Kedarnath (Uttarakhand) , Oct. 20 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday offered prayers at the Kedarnath shrine in Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand.
Dubai [UAE], Oct. 20 : Pakistan's off-spinner Mohammad Hafeez has been reported with a suspect bowling action during the third ODI against Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.
Washington [United States] October 20 : United States President Trump on Thursday suggested that the FBI may have had a hand in creating an intelligence dossier that alleged ties between Russia and Trump's presidential campaign.
Colombo [Sri Lanka], Oct 20 : The Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has conveyed to the national selectors that the players, who will refuse to travel to Pakistan for the T20I in Lahore, will not be considered for the preceding two matches of the series to be played in Abu Dhabi.