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  • Congress MP Ranjeet Ranjan's convoy crushes three to death
    Supaul (Bihar) , August 21 : Supaul's MP and Congress spokesperson Ranjeet Ranjan's convoy crushed three people to death on Monday.

  • Meet 'Judwaa 2's Alishka and Samara in new motion poster
    New Delhi , August 21 : Just like their fans, the stars of 'Judwaa 2'- the second installment of the hit Salman Khan starrer 'Judwaa'- are eagerly excited about their upcoming flick.

  • Delhi High Court terminates services of probationary judicial officer
    New Delhi , August 21 : Judicial Magistrate Nitesh Gupta, son of Meghalaya High Court sitting judge, on Monday was terminated from his services by the Delhi High Court.

  • Supreme Court grants bail to 2008 Malegaon blast accused Lt. Colonel Prasad Shrikant Purohit
    New Delhi , August 21 : The Supreme Court on Monday set aside the Bombay High Court earlier order and granted bail to 2008 Malegaon blast accused Lieutenant Colonel Prasad Shrikant Purohit.

  • AFPA Guide Offers Advice for Starting a New Career in the Health and Wellness Industry
    SHIP BOTTOM, N.J., Aug. 21, 2017 : American Fitness Professionals and Associates (AFPA), the industry leader in providing health, fitness, and nutrition certification programs to world-class professionals, today announced it is publishing a guide to help people considering a job move into the fitness industry.

  • Goodman achieves strong performance for FY17 with operating profit of USD 776.0 million up 8.6pc on FY16
    SYDNEY, Aug. 21, 2017 : Goodman Group (Goodman or Group) today announced its results for the full year ended 30 June 2017, delivering an operating profit of USD 776.0 million, up 8.6pc on FY16 and operating earnings per share (EPS) of 43.1 cents, up 7.5pc on FY16.

  • 1929 Mercedes-Benz S Barker Tourer Named Best of Show at the 67th Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance
    PEBBLE BEACH, Calif., Aug. 21, 2017 : Just a week ago, Bruce R. McCaw's 1929 Mercedes-Benz S Barker Tourer emerged from the restoration shop of Steve Babinsky in Lebanon, New Jersey. Today, having crossed the country, the boattailed beauty captured the top prize at the prestigious 2017 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance.

  • IBC SOLAR Signs Contract With SECI Over 20 MW Solar Plant in India
    MUMBAI, August 21, 2017: IBC SOLAR shall own and develop a large-scale project in Odisha

  • Critical Debt Levels of Chinese Property Developers Threaten Domestic Financial Stability and Global Growth
    SINGAPORE, Aug. 21, 2017 : A report on China's residential real estate market released by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) indicates that debt levels among mainland Chinese residential property developers have accumulated to new historic levels since the onset of the Global Financial Crisis.

  • Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries of Korea (MOF) promoted laver snacks under the brand name K-FISH at BEERFEST ASIA 2017
    SEJONG CITY, South Korea, Aug. 21, 2017 : From August 17-20th, Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries of Korea (MOF) participated in renowned BEERFEST ASIA 2017 (the Asia's largest beer festival) held in Singapore at Marina Bay Cruise Centre followed by Qingdao Beer Festival last year. MOF promoted laver snacks under the brand name K-FISH at BEERFEST ASIA 2017.

  • The Real Face Studio brings Hollywood style photography to its customers
    SHANGHAI, Aug. 20, 2017 : "To be a super star" is often a dream for many individuals. Now, surprisingly, this dream can come true.

  • ESMLab to Receive Investment from KDDI
    SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 21, 2017 : ESMLab successfully attracted investment from KDDI, one of Japan's three largest mobile telecommunications companies.

  • Universa Expects to Raise Over USD 100 Million in the Upcoming ICO
    MOSCOW, August 21, 2017 : At the Crypto Bazar forum, with holds its focus on developing and regulating the crypto-currency market in Russia, the creator of the Universa platform Alexander Borodich, who is the former top manager of the largest Russian IT company Mail.ru Group and now the head of the Venture Club venture fund, announced the plan to attract over USD 100 million during the new ICO.

  • Jerry Lewis, Longtime MDA National Chairman, Telethon Star and Humanitarian, Dies
    CHICAGO, Aug. 20, 2017 : The Muscular Dystrophy Association is deeply saddened by the death of beloved comedian, performer, humanitarian and former MDA telethon star and national chairman Jerry Lewis. The comic film legend, who led the fight against muscular dystrophy and related neuromuscular diseases for more than 50 years, died today in Las Vegas. He was 91.

  • Wamberg Genomic Advisors Launched to Provide Easy Access to Affordable Genomic Testing
    LA JOLLA, Calif., Aug. 20, 2017 : Tom Wamberg, one of the nation's foremost experts on employee benefits and insurance, today announced the formation of Wamberg Genomic Advisors (WGA). WGA advises employers, employee benefit brokers, and life insurance companies, enabling them to create programs that provide employees and policyholders with easy access to affordable genomic tests.

  • Giving elite athletes a 'gutsy' edge
    Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 21 : According to a recent study, the secret to an athlete's success lies in the phrase "no guts, no glory."

  • Kriti, Bhumi, Tapsee, Dia bring glamour on stage on Day 5 of LFW
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , August 21 : Bollywood beauties Kriti Sanon, Bhumi Pednekar, Tapsee Pannu, Aditi Rao Hydari, Dia Mirza glided down the runway with elan at the Lakme Fashion Week Winter/ Festive 2017 on Day five.

  • Brynwood Partners VI L.P. and Mondelez International, Inc. to Sell Back to Nature Foods Company, LLC to B and G Foods, Inc.
    GREENWICH, Conn., Aug. 20, 2017 : Brynwood Partners VI L.P. ("Brynwood VI") announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell Back to Nature Foods Company, LLC to B and G Foods, Inc. for approximately USD 162.5 million in cash, subject to customary closing and post-closing working capital adjustments.

  • Three Kashmiri youth arrested for disrespecting National Anthem
    Hyderabad (Telangana) , August 21 : Three Kashmiri students were arrested for allegedly disrespecting the National Anthem as they did not stand up for it when it was played in a cinema hall at Hyderabad.

  • Sasikala jail perk row: Former DIG submits evidence to ACB showing Sasikala entering jail in civilian attire
    Bengaluru (Karnataka) , August 21 : Troubles for jailed All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) general secretary V.K. Sasikala don't seem to end as a video footage was submitted to the Anti-Corruption Bureaun (ACB) allegedly by ex-deputy inspector general of police (DIG) (Prisons) D. Roopa showing the former and her relative Ilavarasi, convicted by the Supreme Court in the disproportionate assets case, walking into the main entry area of the Parappana Agrahara Central Prison in civilian attire.

  • Kevin Mitchell Jr to step down as Gabba curator
    Brisbane [Australia], Aug 21 : Kevin Mitchell Jr, one of the Australia's renowned cricket curators, has announced that he will bid adieu to his illustrious career following this year's Ashes Test in November.

  • The LT1000 ranking: Latin America's 1,000 largest companies of 2017
    MIAMI, Aug. 20, 2017 : Latin Trade's LT1000, the ranking of the 1,000 largest companies in Latin America shows some impressive changes in some of the companies' positions and revenue growth.

  • Ghaziabad: Two Myanmar nationals arrested over illegal residency
    Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh) , August 21 : Two Myanmar nationals, who were residing illegally in India, were arrested in Ghaziabad's Loni on Monday.

  • Dimitrov, Muguruza lift maiden Cincinnati Masters title
    Cincinnati [U.S.A], August 21 : Bulgarian tennis star Grigor Dimitrov continued to perform at his menacing best as he trounced Australian player Nick Kyrgios in straight sets to lift his maiden 2017 Western and Southern Open trophy in Cincinnati here on Monday.

  • Meet Varun Chopra, an independent Indian voice in US cinema
    By Pallavi Aman Singh, New Delhi [India], Aug 21 : For some, crossover films are the ones that are able to gross appreciably in the global markets, but for others, they are the movies with broader themes that are on the same wavelength as the international audiences. Whatever may be the definition, the growth of this genre seen in India is very prominent.

  • Ahead of Trump's Afghan policy, Commander of U.S. forces in Kabul says winning war is critical
    Kabul [Afghanistan], August 21 : The commander of United States and the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) forces in Afghanistan, General John Nicholson, has said that winning the war in Afghanistan is critical both for the county and for the entire world.

  • Mussel-inspired glue promises safer fetal surgery
    Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 21 : Whether to perform surgery on a fetus is a heart-wrenching decision, but now, a team of researchers has come up with glue that could one day make the procedures safer.

  • Pro Kabaddi League: Jaipur Pink Panthers edge past UP Yoddha 24-22
    Lucknow , Aug 21 : Jaipur Pink Panthers held their nerve in the closing minutes to edge past UP Yoddha 24-22 in an exhilarating match of the in the Pro Kabaddi League here at the Babu Banarasi Das Indoor Stadium last evening.

  • U S Terror listed person to contest Nawaz Sharif's National Assembly seat in Pakistan
    Lahore [Pakistan], August 21 : Global terrorists hiding in Pakistan are making an easy foray into country's mainstream politics.

  • Junior Shotgun WC: Manisha Keer, Lakshay Sheoran clinch mixed team trap bronze
    New Delhi , Aug 21 : Lakshay Sheoran and Manisha Keer won India a bronze medal in the mixed team trap competition of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Junior World Cup Shotgun, presently underway in Porpetto, Italy.

  • China could pay high price for pursuing CPEC ambitions in Pakistan, says editorial
    Brussels [Belgium], Aug.21 : Recent kidnappings, drive-by shootings and bomb attacks in Balochistan and in other parts of Pakistan have led a concerned China into believing that it might have to pay a high price for prioritizing the development of the Gwadar deep-sea port, located 300 miles west of Karachi, as part of its ambitious desire to gain commercial and naval influence further west.

  • Nepal PM Deuba on four-day visit to India from August 23
    Kathmandu [Nepal], August 21 : Sher Bahadur Deuba, the Prime Minister of Nepal, accompanied by his spouse Arzu Deuba, will be on a state visit to India from 23-27 August 2017 at the invitation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

  • 'Annabelle: Creation' is a winner at Indian Box-Office
    New Delhi , August 21 : The evil doll has taken Indian box-office by storm.

  • Bale strikes as Madrid begin La Liga defence with 3-0 win over Deportivo
    London [U.K.], August 21 : Gareth Bale struck a goal before assisting another as Real Madrid kicked off their La Liga defence with a comfortable 3-0 win over Deportivo La Coruna at the Estadio Riazor on Monday.

  • Srijan scam: One of 13 accused dies of cancer in hospital
    Bhagalpur (Bihar) , August 21 : One of the arrested accused in Bhagalpur Srijan scam case, Mahesh Mandal, has died of cancer in a hospital on Monday.

  • Gujarat Congress MLAs to meet Rahul, Sonia Gandhi today
    New Delhi , August 21 : All 43 MLAs of Gujarat Congress will meet Congress president Sonia Gandhi and party vice-president Rahul Gandhi in Delhi today.

  • Call of Duty Documentary 'CODumentary' Releasing Worldwide by Devolver Digital Films September 19th, 2017
    AUSTIN, Texas, August 21, 2017 : Feature-length documentation of a video game's meteoric rise to global blockbuster status to release on major Digital platforms worldwide and DVD/Blu-Ray formats

  • India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA) Sets up its First Overseas Office in Taipei
    BANGALORE, August 21, 2017 : Launch of Taipei office to boost investments in ESDM sector in India

  • Scoot spreads its wings into new markets with Worldpay
    HONG KONG and SYDNEY, Aug. 21, 2017 : Scoot Tigerair Pte. Ltd. (Scoot), the low-cost airline indirect subsidiary of Singapore Airlines Limited (SIA), has selected Worldpay as its exclusive payments provider. On the 25th July 2017 Scoot Pte. Ltd. and Tiger Airways Singapore Pte. Ltd. amalgamated to become one entity under the name Scoot Tigerair Pte. Ltd.

  • Foreign Investment Speeds up Expansion in Changchun
    CHANGCHUN, Jilin, Aug. 21, 2017 : During the five days from Aug. 15 to 19, executives of 40 companies from nearly ten countries and regions including the United States, Japan, France and Hong Kong arrived in China's northeastern city of Changchun to seek investment opportunities.

  • Playground safety awareness: five measures and five tips
    HONG KONG, Aug. 21, 2017 : The Changhua County government takes child safety seriously. To improve playground safety, the county government has launched the "Hi Five for Playground Safety: Having Fun and Staying Safe" campaign.

  • TL Plastic Surgery Explains Thread Lifting LAFiT, Surgery Focused On Improving Cheek Drooping and Nasolabial Fold
    SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 21, 2017 : Among Korean plastic surgery types, lifting procedure is steadily popular and various treatment methods are introduced.

  • KBZ Bank partners with VMware to drive digitalization for business success
    YANGON, Myanmar, Aug. 21, 2017 : Kanbawza Bank (KBZ Bank), Myanmar's largest private bank, today announced a partnership with VMware Inc. (NYSE: VMW), a global leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility, in a move to virtualize its data center and meet the business demands of Myanmar's growing digital economy.

  • Universa Expects to Raise Over USD 100 Million in the Upcoming ICO
    MOSCOW, August 21, 2017 : At the Crypto Bazar forum, with holds its focus on developing and regulating the crypto-currency market in Russia, the creator of the Universa platform Alexander Borodich, who is the former top manager of the largest Russian IT company Mail.ru Group and now the head of the Venture Club venture fund, announced the plan to attract over USD 100 million during the new ICO.

  • Crystal River Cruises Christens Crystal Bach In Germany
    RÜDESHEIM, Germany, Aug. 20, 2017 : Crystal River Cruises, the World's Most Luxurious River Cruise Line, christened Crystal Bach, the first of its four new build "Rhine Class" river ships, on Sunday, August 20 in Rudesheim, Germany.

  • Hotel Grand Pacific workers vote to strike if necessary
    VICTORIA, Aug. 20, 2017 : Members of Unifor Local 114 working for the Hotel Grand Pacific have voted to strike if the employer refuses to bargain a fair deal by September 1 when the current contract expires.

  • Weekend Box Office Worldwide Results of August 20, 2017
    LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20, 2017 : comScore today announced the official worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of August 20, 2017, as compiled by the company's theatrical measurement services.

  • Giving elite athletes a 'gutsy' edge
    Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 21 : According to a recent study, the secret to an athlete's success lies in the phrase "no guts, no glory."

  • Assam floods: 13 people dead, 393 villages badly affected in Morigaon district
    Morigaon (Assam) , August 21 : Heavy rains continued to wreak havoc in state Assam as 13 people were declared dead in the Morigaon district, while 393 villages were badly affected by the downpour.

  • Two youth killed in accident at Vikhroli Eastern Express Highway
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , August 21 : Two bike-borne youth were killed after a vehicle hit them at Mumbai's Vikhroli Eastern Express Highway last night.

  • 'Civilians are Not a Target,' says UN chief on World Humanitarian Day
    NEW YORK, 19 August 2017 : On World Humanitarian Day, the United Nations and its partners are calling on all global leaders to do everything in their power to protect people caught up in conflict, and to stand with the health and aid workers who risk their lives to help them.

  • Delhi: Two dead, one critically injured after vehicle rams into bike in Alipur
    New Delhi , August 21 : At least two people were killed and one critically injured after a vehicle rammed into a bike in Delhi's Alipur in the wee hours of Monday.

  • Here is artisan Monika Pal who makes Durga idols for a living
    Midnapore (West Bengal) , August 21 : Breaking all stereotypes, a woman, Monika Pal in Midnapore, has been making Durga idols for livelihood for the last 22 years.

  • PLA conducts military drills amid Doklam tensions
    Beijing [China],August 21 : The People's Liberation Army's Western Theatre Command has conducted military exercises involving armoured forces and aviation units amid the military standoff with Indian troops at Doklam, near the Sikkim-Tibet-Bhutan trijunction.

  • Announcement in Relation to Settlement Agreement With Perisai Petroleum Teknologi Bhd
    SINGAPORE, Aug. 20, 2017 : The Board of Directors (the "Board") of EMAS Offshore Limited (the "Company" and together with its subsidiaries, the "Group") wishes to refer to the (a) announcement released by the Company dated 23 December 2016 in relation to the Company's entry into a settlement agreement (the "Settlement Agreement") with Perisai Petroleum Teknologi Bhd ("PPTB"), as well as the (b) announcements released by the Company dated 21 April 2017 and 24 May 2017, in relation to the extension of the long stop period as set out in the Settlement Agreement.

  • LFW 2017: Jacqueline, Aditya turn muses for Manish Malhotra
    Mumbai (Maharashtra) , August 21 : Bollywood stars Jacqueline Fernandez and Aditya Roy Kapur gave Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2017 a grand closing as they turned showstoppers for ace designer Manish Malhotra.

  • Insurance Industry Giant Patrick G. Ryan Delivers Keynote at Cyber Risk and Privacy Forum
    SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 20, 2017 : Insurance industry leader, Patrick G. Ryan, will deliver the keynote address at the NetDiligence Cyber Risk and Privacy Liability Forum, a leading gathering on insurance risk, which will be held Oct. 10-12, 2017, in Santa Monica, Calif., HB Litigation Conferences, the program organizer, has announced.

  • Dharmendra Pradhan flags off 11 medical units of mobile health vans
    Bhubaneswar (Odisha) , August 21 : Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan flagged off eleven Mobile Medical Units (MMUs) in Odisha's Bhubaneswar.

  • Hardoi: Man attempting to rape minor thrashed, garlanded with slippers
    Hardoi (Uttar Pradesh) , Aug 21 : A man, who attempted to rape a minor girl, was thrashed by the villagers in Uttar Pradesh's Hardoi district.

  • Assuming your wife is bad with money can ruin your relationship
    Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 21 : Think your better half spends too much money? You may be headed for splitsville.