• Louis Moinet Launches Singapore Edition Watch - Swiss Precision and Singapore Soul
    SINGAPORE, July 25, 2017: Louis Moinet has launched exclusive limited edition watches as a tribute to the history and tradition of Singapore. The first presentation of this unique project will take place on the National Day of Singapore, on 9th August 2017.

  • Registered Nurses Welcome Coverage for Mifegymiso
    EDMONTON, July 24, 2017 : The College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta (CARNA) welcomed today's announcement that the Government of Alberta is providing coverage for Mifegymiso, a drug that provides a non-surgical option for early abortion.

  • Dickey's Barbecue Pit's Signature Sausage Hitting Houston Shelves
    HOUSTON, July 24, 2017 : Dickey's Barbecue Pit's line of signature smoked sausage is now available at select Kroger stores in the greater Houston area. Two delicious flavors of the naturally hardwood-smoked sausage are available: Original Smoked Polish and Smoked Spicy Cheddar. The sausages are sourced from high-quality meats, are gluten free and contain no added nitrites or nitrates.

  • NASA Seeking BIG Ideas for Solar Power on Mars
    HAMPTON, Va., July 24, 2017 : Missions to the surface of distant planetary bodies require power - lots of power. Through the 2018 Breakthrough, Innovative, and Game-changing (BIG) Idea Challenge, NASA is enlisting university students in its quest for efficient, reliable and cost-effective solar power systems that can operate on Mars both day and night.

  • Feature-Rich Giant Gecko Microcontrollers Help Developers Tackle Complex IoT Applications
    AUSTIN, Texas, July 24, 2017 : Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB) has expanded its energy-friendly EFM32 Gecko portfolio with industrial-strength microcontrollers (MCUs) delivering higher performance, more features and lower power.

  • Open Source Innovation Strengthens Cloudera's Cybersecurity Solution and Accelerates Machine Learning at Scale
    PALO ALTO, Calif., July 24, 2017 : Cloudera, (NYSE: CLDR), the leading provider of the modern platform for machine learning and advanced analytics, announced the availability of Apache Spot 1.0 (incubating), which enables fast, easy, and more scaleable cybersecurity machine learning.

  • 2018 Commonwealth Games Queen's Baton Relay Coming to Canada!
    OTTAWA, July 24, 2017 : The Queen's Baton Relay is a Commonwealth Games tradition that connects all nations and territories of the Commonwealth prior to the Games being held.

  • Government of Canada extends A Food Policy for Canada consultations
    OTTAWA, July 24, 2017 : A Food Policy for Canada will set a long-term vision for the health, environmental, social, and economic goals related to food, while identifying actions we can take in the short-term.

  • Leading Health Organizations Seek to Intervene in Defense of FDA Rule on E-Cigarettes, Cigars
    WASHINGTON, July 24, 2017 : Six leading public health organizations today asked federal courts to allow them to intervene in two lawsuits brought by the electronic cigarette and cigar industries against the Food and Drug Administration's 2016 rule establishing public health oversight of e-cigarettes, cigars and other previously unregulated tobacco products. The groups include:•The American Academy of Pediatrics •The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network •The American Heart Association •The American Lung Association •The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids •Truth Initiative

  • Florida Power and Light Company recognized for commitment to environmental excellence
    JUNO BEACH, Fla., July 24, 2017 : Florida Power and Light Company (FPL) today announced that it has been recognized by the Southeastern Electric Exchange (SEE) with its Chairman's Award for the company's response to numerous environmental challenges encountered during an important transmission line project. The recognition marks the second time FPL has received this honor.

  • U-Haul Airs First TV Ad in 34 Years to Showcase U-Box Container
    PHOENIX, July 24, 2017 : When your name is synonymous with moving, and your trucks and trailers serve and are viewed by millions of people each year, there isn't a pressing need for the exposure of TV commercials.

  • Wabash Power Partners With Rescue Service Dog Organization
    WHEELING, Ill., July 24, 2017 : Wabash Power Equipment Company has enjoyed a nearly 70-year history of supplying industrial boilers and power generation equipment around the world.

  • Having Rabada back a big bonus for Proteas: Langeveldt
    Johannesburg [South Africa], July 25 : South Africa bowling coach Charl Langeveldt believes that Kagiso Rabada's return is a timely boost for the team ahead of the third Test match against England starting at The Oval in London on Thursday.

  • World IVF Day: Celebrating birth of world's first IVF baby
    Gurugram (Haryana) , July 25 : Thirty-nine years ago the world was introduced to its first test-tube baby when Louise Brown was born through the IVF technique at Bourn Hall.

  • Truck driver charged for transporting undocumented immigrants in U.S. may face death penalty
    Texas [United States], July 25 : A truck driver has been charged by a San Antonio federal courte for transporting undocumented immigrants in an unventilated, windowless semi truck which resulted in the death of 10 persons on Monday.

  • Shimla rape case: HP CM writes to PM Modi to handover case to CBI
    Shimla (Himachal Pradesh), July 25 : Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Tuesday informed that he has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to handover the brutal Shimla rape and murder case to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

  • Ahead of swearing-in, President-elect Kovind pays tributes at Rajghat
    New Delhi , July 25 : Ahead of the swearing-in ceremony, President-elect Ram Nath Kovind along with his wife Savita Kovind paid tribute to the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat on Tuesday.

  • Match of the Millennials Announces U.S. and World Team Delegations
    ST. LOUIS, July 24, 2017 : The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis (CCSCSL), in cooperation with the Kasparov Chess Foundation (KCF), U.S. Chess Federation, World Chess Federation (FIDE) and FIDE Trainers' Commission are proud to announce the U.S. and World Team players for the Match of the Millennials.

  • U.S. wants to scapegoat Pakistan for their failures in Afghanistan: Pak Senator
    Washington D.C. [United States], July 25 : With the U.S. identifying Pakistan as one of the "terrorist safe havens", Pakistan Senator Mushahid Hussain has accused the State Department of wanting to scapegoat Pakistan for their failures in Afghanistan.

  • Relief for India, as U.S. to resume processing cap-exempt H-1B petitions
    Washington [USA], July 25 : In what can be perceived as a sigh of relief for Indians looking to move to or already reside in the United States, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) notified that it will resume premium processing for certain cap-exempt H-1B petitions, effective immediately.

  • Arunachal needs to take lessons from Thailand: Deputy CM Mein
    Itanagar (Arunachal Pradesh) , July 25 : Arunachal Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein has said that his state needs to take economic growth lessons from Thailand to boost productivity in various sectors, including key ones like tourism and agriculture.

  • 'Hindi-Centric' BJP does not respect diversity: Karnataka Congress
    Bengaluru (Karnataka) , July 25 : The Congress Party on Tuesday said there is no existing rule stating that a state cannot have its own flag and accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of being 'Hindi-Centric' and not respecting diversity.

  • Can eye test help diagnose autism?
    Washington D.C. [USA], July 25 : Researchers have herald a new tool that helps physicians identify a sub-group of people with Autism spectrum disorders (ASD).

  • Pak Senator stresses on improving ties with India amid soaring tensions
    Islamabad [Pakistan], July 25 : Stressing on improving ties with India, Pakistani Senator Mushahid Hussain has said, that New Delhi and Islamabad should have a strategic stake in each other's economic development backed by the political leaderships.

  • Hashan Tillakaratne roped in as Lanka's batting coach for India series
    Johannesburg [South Africa], July 25 : The Sri Lanka cricket team have roped in former batsman Hashan Tillakaratne as their temporary batting coach for the upcoming series against India.

  • Urgent need to remove social stigma associated with Assisted Reproductive Techniques
    New Delhi , 25 July : Infertility is on the rise among Indians with 10 to 14pc of the population affected by it. The main addition has been the group of career-oriented women who delay childbearing and try for a baby later as compared to women in previous generations.

  • Google launches final developer preview of Android O
    Washington [US], July 25 : Nearly two months ahead of the scheduled launch of the latest Android update on September 22 this year, Google has unveiled the fourth and final developer preview of the latest version of its mobile operating system.

  • WhatsApp Manual: Five features you didn't know existed!
    London [UK], July 25 : With WhatsApp becoming something of a prerequisite among users of all age groups, there is still a hoard of features which are yet to be discovered.

  • Separatists must be shown their real place: Hansraj Ahir
    New Delhi , July 25 : Lauding the crackdown by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Separatists that led to the arrest of seven leaders on money laundering charges to fund terror in the Kashmir Valley, Minister of State for Home Affairs Hansraj Ahir on Tuesday said the government is working towards ending terrorism and Separatists from its roots.

  • Ram Nath Kovind to swear in as 14 President of India today
    New Delhi , July 25 : President-elect Ram Nath Kovind will be sworn-in as the 14th President of India at the Rashtrapati Bhawan today in a glittering ceremony.

  • Blackboard Unveils New Mobile App for Instructors
    NEW ORLEANS, July 25, 2017 : Blackboard Inc., a leading education technology company for teaching, learning and student engagement, today announced the initial launch of Blackboard Instructor, a brand new mobile app that provides instructors with a simple and intuitive way to manage courses, view content, and interact with students.

  • Pacific Dental Services (PDS) Well Represented at Academy of General Dentistry 2017
    LAS VEGAS, July 24, 2017 : Clinicians supported by Pacific Dental Services and serving as PDS Institute faculty members shared their clinical and industry insights with attendees of the Academy of General Dentistry's "Premier Meeting for General Dentistry" from July 13th to 15th at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas.

  • Hawaiian Unveils Three New Year-Round West Coast Routes, Begins Sales for A321neo Flights
    HONOLULU, July 24, 2017 : Hawaiian Airlines will expand its U.S. West Coast presence with the arrival of an A321neo fleet by adding three new non-stop daily routes early next year: Portland-Maui; Oakland-Kaua'i; and Los Angeles-Kona.

  • Scientists Propose Novel Therapy to Lessen Risk of Obesity-Linked Disease
    CINCINNATI, July 24, 2017 : With obesity related illnesses a global pandemic, researchers propose in the Journal of Clinical Investigation using a blood thinner to target molecular drivers of chronic metabolic inflammation in people eating high-fat diets to limit weight gain and disease.

  • Federal, Provincial, and First Nations Leaders Sign Charter of Relationship Principles
    OTTAWA, July 24, 2017 : Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN), the Government of Ontario, and the Government of Canada recognize the challenges to delivering health services in First Nations communities and are committed to working together to help overcome them.

  • Recruitment Course Offered by Landmark Makers
    SAN DIEGO, July 24, 2017 : Due to increased demand, leading talent acquisition firm, Landmark Makers, is pleased to announce that it is offering an online recruitment training course for small to medium sized high growth companies.

  • Heidrick and Struggles Creates Heidrick Consulting
    CHICAGO, July 24, 2017 : Heidrick and Struggles (Nasdaq: HSII), a premier provider of executive search, leadership consulting and culture shaping services worldwide, announced today that it will form a new business unit, Heidrick Consulting, bringing together a cohesive suite of offerings from its Leadership Consulting and Culture Shaping businesses.

  • CI Financial announces earnings conference call and webcast
    TORONTO, July 24, 2017 : CI Financial Corp. ("CI") will release its financial results for the second quarter of the 2017 fiscal year on Thursday, August 10, 2017. The results will be issued through CNW Group Ltd. and on

  • Brown Sugar Launches on Apple TV Today
    ATLANTA, July 24, 2017 : Brown Sugar, the new subscription-video-on-demand service featuring the biggest collection of the baddest African-American movies of all-time, is now available on Apple TV, it was announced today.

  • Blue Shield of California's Narcotic Safety Initiative Second Year Results Show Significant Reduction in High Dose Opioid Use
    SAN FRANCISCO, July 24, 2017 : Blue Shield of California has seen significant reductions in opioid use among its plan participants with non-cancer pain during the first two years of the health plan's Narcotic Safety Initiative, a three-year program to help its members avoid opioid abuse and addiction.

  • New report reveals independent digital media sector in Latin America growing but under attack
    REDWOOD CITY, Calif., July 24, 2017 : SembraMedia, a nonprofit that supports entrepreneurial journalists, in partnership with Omidyar Network published Inflection Point, the most comprehensive study to date on the growth, impact, and threats to independent digital media in Latin America.

  • Adoddle cBIM Clash detection tool introduced by Asite
    LONDON, July 24, 2017 : Adoddle's Collaborative Building Information Model (cBIM) solution, Clash Detection enables designers to discover conflicts at an early stage of the project lifecycle, allowing for significant time and cost savings. Conflicts that would have been discovered in person, can now be seen in the office before anyone sets foot on site.

  • IBM Combines All-Flash and Storage Software Optimized for Hortonworks
    ARMONK, N.Y., July 24, 2017 : IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a new all-flash, high-performance data and file management solution for enterprise clients running exabyte-scale big data analytics, cognitive and AI applications.

  • Mumbai: Over 30 feared trapped after building collapses in Ghatkopar
    Mumbai (Maharashtra), July 25 : Over 30 people are feared trapped under the rubble of the fourth-floor residential building, which collapsed in Mumbai's Ghatkopar on Tuesday.

  • Gujarat Floods: IAF choppers deployed for rescue ops
    Gandhinagar [Gujarat], July 25 : Having been severely handicapped due to extreme weather conditions for most of the day on Monday, the India Air Force (IAF) used a window of opportunity on Tuesday with slightly better weather conditions and launched 04 MI-17V5 helicopters for flood rescue and relief operations in Gujarat and Rajasthan.

  • Six Cong MPs suspended: Rahul Gandhi joins Oppn. protest outside Parliament
    New Delhi , July 25 : Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi along with other party members and the rest of the Opposition, protested outside the Parliament at the Gandhi statue here today against the suspension of six Congress MPs by Lok Sabha Speaker yesterday.

  • Walk the dog to boost physical activity in later life
    Washington D.C. [USA] ,July 25 : Humans and dogs both need to indulge in certain activity for their physical and mental stimulation.

  • Anyone aiding terrorists to create unrest will face action: BJP
    New Delhi , July 25 : Hailing the detention of seven separatist leaders by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in relation to the terror funding case, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday asserted that anyone aiding terrorists directly or indirectly in creating unrest, will not be spared.

  • Babson College to Expand to Miami
    WELLESLEY, Mass., July 24, 2017 : Massachusetts-based Babson College, recognized world leader in entrepre­neurship education, is expanding to Miami, Florida, with three graduate programs-including the Blended Learning MBA, ranked No. 1 for alumni earnings and top 10 worldwide by Financial Times (FT), The Princeton Review, and Entrepreneur magazine.

  • Adam Gilchrist reveals the toughest bowler he kept to
    Melbourne [Australia], July 25 : Former wicketkeeper-batsman Adam Gilchrist, who is most commonly considered as the best wicket-keeper in cricket history, has rated Michael Bevan as the most challenging bowler he kept to.

  • First batch of Haj pilgrims from Kashmir leave for Jeddah
    Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) , July 25 : Nearly 8100 pilgrims from Jammu and Kashmir would perform Haj this year and the first batch which is carrying nearly 800 passengers, has left for Saudi Arabia today.

  • Rahul Gandhi to visit Chhattisgarh on July 28
    New Delhi , July 25 : Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will embark on a two-day visit of Chhattisgarh from 28th to 29th July.

  • New flu vaccine production could provide better protection against infection
    Washington D.C. [USA], July 25 : To provide better shield against infection, researchers have devised a new way of producing the seasonal flu vaccine.

  • Nifty surpasses 10,000 mark, Sensex up by 102 points in opening trade
    New Delhi , July 25 : In a historic moment, the National Stock Exchange's (NSE) Nifty for the first time crossed the 10,000 mark in the opening trade on Tuesday.

  • Padma Vibhushan awardee Professor Yash Pal dies aged 90
    New Delhi , July 25 : Eminent Indian scientist and Padma Vibhushan awardee Professor Yash Pal, passed away at the ripe age of 90 today at his residence in Noida.

  • UTT: Gacina gives Shaze Challengers edge over Maharashtra United
    New Delhi , July 24 : Andrej Gacina won two matches to put Shaze Challengers ahead 7-5 against DHFL Maharashtra United after four matches in the ongoing tie on day 12 of the Ultimate Table Tennis (UTT) at the Thyagaraj Stadium in New Delhi last evening.

  • Maori greeting could be misinterpreted as 'headbutt': UK Foreign Secy
    New York [US], July. 25 : UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, who has a history being gaffe-prone, joked that the traditional Maori greeting 'hongi', in which people press their foreheads and noses together, could be mistaken for a headbutt.

  • Narada sting probe: Kolkata mayor to skip court appearance today
    New Delhi , July 25 : Kolkata mayor Sovan Chatterjee will not appear before the Enforcement Directorate (ED) today, in connection with the Narada sting probe case.

  • Chhattisgarh Minister's wife acquires state forest land, resort construction underway
    Raipur (Chhattisgarh) , July 25 : A Chhattisgarh cabinet minister's wife has been accused of acquiring a portion of the state's forest land and building a resort on it.

  • Assam: Terrorist killed in joint ops, ammunition recovered
    Kokrajhar (Assam) , July 25 : One terrorist has been gunned down in Assam's Kokrajhar district in a joint operation by Army and Assam Police, in the early hours today.