• Virtual StrongBox Racks Up Two More Patents for Its Secure Customer Engagement Platform
    CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 20, 2017 : Virtual StrongBox, Inc. has earned two more patents - its fifth and sixth in just over two years. The patents relate to the Company's consumer engagement platform, which transforms legacy data to speak to the digital consumer while providing end-to-end security and total information privacy for sensitive information.

  • Govt taking note of available economic indicators: Jaitley
    New Delhi , September 20 : Calling the ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA) pro-active, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said that the Government is taking note of all the economic indicators that are available and are coming in.

  • CBI registers case against former Orissa HC judge IM Quddusi
    Bhubaneswar (Odisha) , September 20 : The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday registered a case against former Orissa High Court judge IM Quddusi and a private person in connection with the leakage of sensitive information relating to inspections, administrative decisions or action contemplated by the Medical Council of India (MCI) against some medical colleges.

  • India hailed for cutting child mortality rate by 1 million
    Washington D.C. [U.S.A], Sep 20 : A recent report has hailed India's work in preventing the deaths of about one million children under five in 2005-15, driven by significant reductions in the mortality rates of pneumonia, diarrhoea, tetanus and measles.

  • DigitalOcean launches spaces for easy, scalable and persistent object storage
    New Delhi , Sep 20 : DigitalOcean, the cloud for developers, today announced the release of its object storage product: Spaces. Spaces provides a scalable and cost-effective way to address even the most complex storage needs within the same developer-friendly and easy-to-use UI that DigitalOcean is known for.

  • Gokulam FC get direct entry for 2017-18 I-League
    New Delhi , Sept 20 : The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has handed a direct entry to Kerala's Gokulam FC for the upcoming 2017-18 edition of I-League.

  • Dharmendra Pradhan visits Kazakhstan for 13th Inter-Governmental Commission meeting
    New Delhi , Sep 20 : Union Minister Petroleum and Natural Gas and Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Dharmendra Pradhan, who is leading a delegation to Astana, Kazakhstan for the 13th meeting of the India-Kazakhstan Inter-Governmental Commission (IGC) has discussed the possibilities of expanding cooperation in E and P of hydrocarbons and investments infrastructure projects in oil and gas sector.

  • "Distinct Person" under the GST Act is a recipe for inviting tax litigation
    New Delhi , Sep 20 : The All India Tax Advocates' Forum (AITAF) has urged Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to take a re-look at the existing definition of Distinct Person under the Central GST Act to protect legitimate interests of trade and industry and to avoid potential tax litigation in coming years.

  • Rahul Gandhi should give report card of his three generations: Amit Shah
    Dehradun (Uttarakhand) , September 20 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Wednesday asked Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi to present the report card of his last three generations before the people of India.

  • 'White Letter' released by Adityanath is a 'lie,' terms Akhilesh Yadav
    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , September 20 : A day after Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath released 'white paper' on the misrule and corruption of the previous governments, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday lashed out at the Yogi-led government, stating that the 'white letter' a lie and the former has cheated the farmers in the name of debt waiver.

  • Japan Open: Sindhu, Nehwal into second round with contrasting wins
    Tokyo [Japan], Sept 20 : Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal returned to action following an injury on a promising note as she thrashed Thailand's Pornpawee Chochuwong in straight games in the opening round of the Japan Open Super Series here on Tuesday.

  • No Filter Neha: Unapologetic Rishi Kapoor lashes out at directors, actors
    New Delhi , September 20 : Famous for his outspoken nature, Rishi Kapoor recently graced Neha Dhupia's podcast, 'No Filter Neha,' as the guest, where didn't hold back from voicing his mind.

  • 'Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran's powerful posters are here!
    New Delhi , September 20 : John Abraham and Diana Penty look ferocious in the new posters of their upcoming film 'Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran.'

  • OfBusiness launches, a SME business opportunity platform
    New Delhi , Sep 20 : SMEs often encounter considerable difficulty while hunting and bidding for new opportunities - both government and private tenders. This significantly limits an SME's growth potential despite available capacity and supportive policy framework.

  • Mehbooba Mufti chairs meeting to review security situation in Kashmir valley
    Srinagar (J-K), , Sep 20 : Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday chaired a meeting to review the overall security situation in the Valley.

  • Napier turfed out as venue for England ODI
    Wellington [New Zealand], Sept 20 : Napier's McLean Park has lost its right to host the second ODI of the five-match series between England and New Zealand because of delay in re-turfing the ground.

  • Simpli Home (CCT Global Sourcing Inc). Ranks No. 163 on the 2017 PROFIT 500
    TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Canadian Business and PROFIT today ranked Simpli Home (CCT Global Sourcing Inc.) No. 163 on the 29th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the October issue of Maclean's magazine and at, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their five year revenue growth.

  • Program Started by Dickinson College President Margee Ensign Now an Educational Haven for Escaped Boko Haram Refugees
    CARLISLE, Pa., Sept. 20, 2017 : A program established in Nigeria by Dickinson President Margee Ensign today welcomed more than 100 young women who until recently had been held captive by the terrorist group Boko Haram.

  • 9 NAPEO Members Land on Inc. Magazine's List of 5000 Fastest Growing Businesses
    ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 20, 2017 : Nine member companies of the National Association of Professional Employer Organizations (NAPEO) have been named to Inc. magazine's 2017 list of the 5,000 fastest growing business in the U.S.

  • Sip Like a Star this Awards Season with A-List Cocktails from Ocean Spray
    LAKEVILLE-MIDDLEBORO, Mass., Sept. 20, 2017 : This week Ocean Spray cheered on Hollywood's finest with a host of A-List cocktails at the Kari Feinstein's Style Lounge for the Primetime Television Awards in Los Angeles, CA and we've got the inside scoop on how to add glitz and glam to your party plans!

  • YinzCam, Seattle Seahawks Introduce Mobile Discount Card For Season Ticket Holders
    SEATTLE, Sept. 20, 2017 : Seattle Seahawks season ticket holders will be able to get a discount at the team's Pro Shop at CenturyLink Field this season by showing their new digital discount cards inside the Seahawks' official mobile app, thanks to the help of YinzCam, the mobile app and analytics developer based in Pittsburgh.

  • The California Milk Processor Board Issues Hot, New Couple Alert: New Love Stories Campaign Illustrates Milk's Essential Leading Role in Falling in Love with Food
    SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Sept. 20, 2017 : Californians are uniquely passionate about food. Whether it's giving an early rise to the sushi trend with the introduction of the first California roll or putting artichokes and barbecued chicken on traditional Italian pizza, Californians understand how quality ingredients and the pairing of unexpected flavors and textures have the power to raise an ordinary meal to the extraordinary.

  • Two innovative Laval businesses can acquire specialized equipment and create 25 new jobs
    LAVAL, QC, Sept. 20, 2017 : Businesses need to be able to rely on adequate resources to create and commercialize innovative products. The Government of Canada is committed to supporting innovative Canadian enterprises. As a true economic driver, innovation is the key to success because it generates growth that benefits businesses and communities.

  • Painting with a Twist Studios Nationwide Host Charitable Events to Aid Franchisees Effected by Hurricanes
    MANDEVILLE, La., Sept. 20, 2017 : Painting with a Twist, the original and largest paint-and-sip franchise, will host fundraising events throughout September and October to benefit franchisees effected by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma through the company's charitable arm, Painting with a Purpose.

  • First-ever Uterine Fibroid Patient Registry Aims to Shed Light on Burden for Thousands of Canadian Women
    MARKHAM, ON, Sept. 20, 2017 : Allergan Canada shared today interim findings from CAPTURE (the first-ever patient registry collecting real-world observational data of women living with symptomatic uterine fibroids).

  • Security Council approves one-year extension of UN political mission in Libya
    NEW YORK, 20 September 2017 : The Security Council today extended for one year the mandate of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL), focused on supporting the North African country's political process and key national institutions, as well as coordination of international assistance.

  • Minister Chagger discusses tax fairness with local small business stakeholders in London, Ontario
    LONDON, ON, Sept. 20, 2017 : Currently, someone earning USD 300,000 can use a private corporation to get tax savings that amount to roughly what the average Canadian earns in a year. This tax planning strategy is legal, but that doesn't make it fair.

  • New Interactive Impartner Infographic Shows How Partner Relationship Management Enhances the Partner Journey
    SILICON SLOPES, Utah, Sept. 20, 2017 : Impartner, the world's largest and fastest-growing pure-play Partner Relationship Management (PRM) company, today launched a new interactive infographic which highlights how PRM optimizes every step of the partner journey, which is critical to accelerating channel revenue.

  • Tsamma Watermelon Juice Announces Continued Partnership with University of Alabama Athletics
    KEENES, Ill., Sept. 20, 2017 : Tsamma Watermelon Juice, created by Frey Farms, is keeping the University of Alabama student-athletes hydrated and in top health with a unique partnership this fall.

  • Raytheon to support NOAA's weather forecasting toolkit critical to hurricane watches and warnings
    DULLES, Va., Sept. 20, 2017 : Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will continue its support for NOAA's Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System program that ingests and analyzes weather data, creating useful visualizations for forecasters and distributing time-sensitive weather statements such as watches and warnings across the United States.

  • Virtual StrongBox Racks Up Two More Patents for Its Secure Customer Engagement Platform
    CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 20, 2017 : Virtual StrongBox, Inc. has earned two more patents - its fifth and sixth in just over two years. The patents relate to the Company's consumer engagement platform, which transforms legacy data to speak to the digital consumer while providing end-to-end security and total information privacy for sensitive information.

  • Aflac Sponsors National Discussion on Childhood Cancer in Washington DC
    WASHINGTON, Sept. 20, 2017 : Aflac, the leading provider of voluntary insurance sales at the worksite in the U.S. and a committed corporate ally in the fight against childhood cancer, today sponsored Children and Cancer, a national discussion on childhood cancer along with Atlantic Media at the Newseum in Washington D.C.

  • IMD issues forecast of intermittent rains, says no cyclone warning received
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , September 20 : India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued forecast of intermittent rains, on Wednesday.

  • I feel I can get Warner out any time: Kuldeep
    Kolkata (West Bengal) , Sept. 20 : Left-arm Indian spinner Kuldeep Yadav, while claiming that David Warner comes under pressure while facing him, on Tuesday said that he feels he can get the swashbuckling Australian opener out at any time.

  • GJM leader Binay Tamang appointed as chairman of new board to run Darjeeling hills
    Kolkata (West Bengal) , September 20 : The West Bengal Government on Wednesday appointed Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) leader Binay Tamang as the chairman of a new board of administrators to run the Darjeeling hills.

  • Cabinet approves productivity linked bonus for Railway employees
    New Delhi , September 20 : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday asserted that the Cabinet has approved payment of Productivity Linked Bonus (PLB) for Railway Employees, before Dussehra or Puja Festival season.

  • `Uncapped` Samarawickrama, Roshen Silva named in Lanka Test squad against Pak
    Colombo [Sri Lanka], Sept 20 : The uncapped duo of Sadeera Samarawickrama and Roshen Silva has been named in the 15-man Test squad for the two-match Test series against Pakistan in the UAE later this month.

  • Terrorists targetting U.K. find origin in Pak's Swat Valley, say experts at U.N.
    Geneva [Switzerland], September 20 : The experts at the United Nations underlined the involvement and link between the British Sunni Muslims and the Pakistani-armed Islamic groups that are responsible for spreading terrorism from South Asia to Britain and beyond Europe, while also adding that the terrorist threats targetting the U.K. have roots in the Swat Valley (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province of Pakistan).

  • Frustrated Pak trying to crush Baloch movement in western countries: Baloch leaders
    Geneva [Switzerland], September 20 : The Balochistan leaders have asserted that Pakistan's frustration with 'Free Balochistan' posters, displayed by some Baloch Activists across Geneva, is so evident that now it is trying to crush their peaceful political movement even in the western countries.

  • J and K: Police apprehends Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist in Anantnag
    Anantnag (Jammu and Kashmir) , September 20 : The Anantnag police has arrested one of Hizbul Mujahideen's terrorist Aadil Ahmad Bhat from Bijbehara railway station, on Wednesday.

  • FC Goa to travel to Spain for pre-season matches
    Murcia [Spain], Sept 20 : A new-look FC Goa will fly to Murcia, Spain next month for a run of pre-season games ahead of the start of the fourth edition of the Indian Super League (ISL).

  • Apurva Asrani's Kangana starrer 'Simran' script-leaking post backfires
    New Delhi , Sep 20 : It may have failed to live up to the hype, but Kangana Ranaut's 'Simran' is still making the headlines.

  • Tata Technologies appoints JK Gupta as new Chief Financial Officer
    New Delhi , Sep 20 : Leading global provider of engineering services and manufacturing enterprise IT Tata Technologies on Wednesday announced the appointment of J.K. Gupta as its new Chief Financial Officer.

  • 2G spectrum case: A Delhi Court to announce verdict on Oct 25
    New Delhi , September 20 : A Delhi High Court on Wednesday announced that it will pronounce the verdict in 2G spectrum case on October 25.

  • Cabinet meeting: Nutrition value of adolescent girls, pregnant, lactating women increased
    New Delhi , September 20 : The Cabinet has approved an increase in cost norms for Supplementary Nutrition, provided in Anganwadi and in scheme for Adolescent girls (out of school and are 11-14 years), under the Umbrella Integrated Child Development (ICDs) Scheme, on Wednesday.

  • Delhi HC rebukes DUSU presidents over defacement of property during election
    New Delhi , September 20 : The Delhi High Court on Wednesday pulled up newly elected Delhi University Student Union (DUSU) presidents and other candidates for not appearing before the court in the ongoing matter of defacement of property during DUSU election.

  • First 'BIMSTEC Disaster Management Exercise- 2017 to begin from Oct 10
    New Delhi , September 20 : The First 'BIMSTEC Disaster Management Exercise- 2017' (BIMSTEC DMEx-2017) will be conducted by the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) as the lead agency from October 10-13 in New Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR).

  • New Jersey Girl Scouts Earn Cooking Badge Thanks to Local McDonald's Owner
    ISELIN, N.J., Sept. 20, 2017 : Local McDonald's owner and good neighbor, Jessica Quintana, helped scouts from the Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey earn the Simple Meals cooking badge on September 14 at her Newark restaurant.

  • Government of Canada Investing to Grow Alberta Agriculture
    CALGARY, Sept. 20, 2017 : A strong and competitive agriculture sector is vital to Canada's prosperity; creating good jobs, growing the middle class, and bringing high-quality products to the tables of Canadian consumers.

  • Canadian Women in Public Relations Announces Lorna Jane Active Nation Day Coming to Canada on September 24, 2017
    VANCOUVER, Sept. 20, 2017 : On September 24, 2017, thousands of women will celebrate Active Nation Day around the world. For the first time ever in Canada, award-winning technical fashion brand, Lorna Jane will host events across the country to coincide with the launch of Lorna Jane Clarkson's latest book, Love You.

  • World's Largest Tropical Reforestation Project to Take Place in the Amazon Rainforest
    RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept. 20, 2017 : Conservation International (CI) is taking part in a massive reforestation effort in the Brazilian region of the Amazon. The official announcement happens today at the "Rock in Rio 2017" global music festival held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

  • Prestige Health Choice Deploys Hurricane Relief Efforts in Collaboration with Feeding Florida
    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Sept. 20, 2017 : Prestige Health Choice, a Medicaid managed care plan serving 55 of Florida's 67 counties, and a joint venture of AmeriHealth Caritas and Florida Blue, is collaborating with Feeding Florida, a statewide association of food banks, in the wake of Hurricane Irma to support Florida families affected by the storm.

  • UNICEF welcomes Canada's assistance in response to Rohingya crisis
    TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2017 : UNICEF Canada has responded to today's announcement by Minister of International Development and La Francophone Marie-Claude Bibeau of USD 2.55 million in funding to help scale up the humanitarian response to the crisis in Myanmar's Rakhine state and displaced persons in Bangladesh. UNICEF Canada's Chief Program Officer, Meg French, provided the following response:

  • Prevagen Extends Josh Bilicki Sponsorship; Celebrates Ten Years of Prevagen at NASCAR Chicagoland 300
    MADISON, Wis., Sept. 20, 2017 : Prevagen's sponsorship of Josh Bilicki is extended for the season finale race as he competes in the NASCAR XFINITY Series in Chicago. Prevagen first announced its sponsorship of Bilicki, a native of Richfield, Wisconsin, in August.

  • Casetify Reveals iPhone 8, iPhone 8+, and iPhone X Case and Cover Lineup For Ultimate Protection and Customization
    HONG KONG and LOS ANGELES, Sept. 20, 2017 : This week Apple announced three new iPhone models. Subsequently, the tech-lifestyle giant, Casetify unveiled the new iPhone case and cover lineup for iPhone 8, iPhone 8 plus and iPhone X.

  • Award-Winning Star Claire Foy Set To Play Lisbeth Salander In Sony Pictures' 'The Girl In The Spider's Web'
    CULVER CITY, Calif., Sept. 20, 2017 : The coveted role of Lisbeth Salander has been set: Sony Pictures Entertainment has confirmed that the studio has tapped Claire Foy to portray the heroine in The Girl in the Spider's Web.

  • Giant Tiger Relaunches Menswear
    OTTAWA, Sept. 20, 2017 : Giant Tiger Stores Limited, Canada's leading discount retailer, is excited to announce the relaunch of its menswear lines. Mountain Ridge, Rivet61, ACX Active and Tradesmax Pro are available exclusively at Giant Tiger stores across Canada.

  • Bill Sponsor, Social Compassion in Legislation, Hopeful Governor Brown Will Sign Historic Animal Welfare Legislation into Law
    SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 20, 2017 : California Assembly Bill 485, the Pet Rescue and Adoption Act, passed both the California State Senate by a vote of 38 to 0 and the Assembly on concurrence with a vote of 65 to 3 this week. AB 485 was immediately enrolled to Governor Jerry Brown for his consideration.

  • New Hampshire Doctor Named 2018 Family Physician of the Year
    SAN ANTONIO, Sept. 20, 2017 : The American Academy of Family Physicians today awarded its highest honor to Gerard J. Hevern, MD, FAAFP, of Suncook, New Hampshire.

  • Enerkem begins commercial production of cellulosic ethanol from garbage at its state-of-the-art Edmonton biofuels facility
    MONTREAL, Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Enerkem Inc. (, a world leading biofuels and renewable chemicals producer, announced today it has started the commercial production of cellulosic ethanol.