Mayurbhanj (Odisha) , October 22 : Floods triggered by continuous rainfall swamped more than 200 villages in Odisha's Mayurbhanj district on Saturday.
Madrid [Spain], Oct 22 : Catalan President Carles Puigdemont has condemned Spanish Government's attempt to overtake Catalonia's regional government and called on the regional parliament to discuss the crisis.
NAPA, Calif: Malpractice claims in which the use of electronic health records (EHRs) contributed to patient injury have increased continuously over the past decade, according to a study released today by The Doctors Company.
KINGSVILLE, ON: Mucci Farms announces full scale production of the Award Winning Veggies To GoTM On-the-Go Snacks for Kids. "After several months of market research, in-store demos and engaging with current and potential retail partners to develop the product along with the innovative EZ Snap packaging, we are ready for full production," said Danny Mucci, Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
SAN DIEGO: In order to drive enterprise innovation and disruption, executives must first disrupt themselves by shifting their mindsets and being more open to taking risks.
HONG KONG: Travelzoo (NASDAQ: TZOO), a global publisher of exclusive deals for members, today disclosed the key findings from the first half-year of 2017 statistics of the Top 20, Travelzoo's famous weekly newsletter that has been sent to more than 500,000 Travelzoo Hong Kong members for the past 10 years, that short-haul destinations remain by far the most popular vacation choice and there is a new trend that exotic destinations are gaining attraction from sophisticated travelers in Hong Kong.
ARLINGTON, Texas: Crossing Chinese Opera with Jazz is an innovative cultural project which is produced by Zhuhai Golden Jazz Cultural Industry Management Co., Ltd. Through adapting and arranging classic Chinese opera excerpts in the manner of jazz music, the two independent music forms have been blended harmoniously and created a refreshing performance.
WASHINGTON: According to Accuweather, on average, 12 tropical storms form in the Atlantic during hurricane season and this year there have already been 13. With this in mind and nor'easter season approaching, what can homeowners do to protect their homes, offices, vehicles and their families against high winds and extreme weather?
OVERLAND PARK, Kan: Effective January 1, 2018, Lockton Affinity will be the exclusive program administrator for Swiss Re Corporate Solutions Lawyers Professional Liability Insurance for firms with 1-19 attorneys in California, Kansas, Missouri and Texas.
SAN JOSE, Calif: eBay launched eBay Authenticate, a white glove authentication service designed to help the marketplace's hundreds of millions of active buyers shop with confidence for luxury handbags.
SANDPOINT, Idaho: Litehouse, Inc., a 100 percent employee-owned company and the number-one Refrigerated Salad Dressing (RSD) brand in the U.S. and Canada, is brightening up refrigerated produce shelves with a refreshed packaging design for its core line of dressings and dips.
WILMINGTON, Del: To make something happen, you need to want something to happen. Do you know what your "something" is? A new job? Learning a language? Changing a life? Finally starting the longest pay-it-forward line at a Starbucks?
NEW YORK: Plated, the meal kit service for people who love food, kicks off its Tastemakers series this week with Top Chef judge, food writer, and culinary expert Gail Simmons. With the tagline "Collaborations for a Life Well Fed," the new series will showcase like-minded, food-loving people and brands across Plated menus, events, and digital channels several times a year.
CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts: Elsevier, the information analytics business specializing in science and health, today announced that Snow Leopards, edited by Drs. Thomas McCarthy and David Mallon, has won The Wildlife Society's 2017 Wildlife Publication Award in the Book Category.
MUMBAI: Middle East Biscuit Market (2017-2023): Market Forecast By Category (Sweet, Savoury and Crackers and Functional/Energetic), By Distribution Channels (Hypermarkets and Supermarkets, Convenience Stores, Specialist Retailers and Others (e-Commerce, Pharmacy, and Dollar Store)), By Packaging (Flexible, Paper and Board and Rigid), By Countries (Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar, Kuwait, Lebanon and Jordan) and Competitive Landscape. This is the latest reports added by Bharat Book Bureau to its offering.
SURAT: Hari Krishna Group talks about safety, especially about road safety, two wheeler safety and safety of the employees and their families. They leave no stone unturned and bind each and every employee with a pledge to strictly follow the helmet rule.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz: GENIFER M (www.geniferm.com), a luxury cannabis-inspired jewelry company, announced that its co-founder, Genifer Murray, has been named Chief of Staff at the National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA). Her position will be based in Denver, CO.
GEORGETOWN, Texas: The annual Sport Clips Haircuts' "Help A Hero" campaign kicks off today, and you can help service members and veterans take the next step toward civilian careers through education when you visit a local store.
OTTAWA: The Government of Canada is committed to supporting the implementation of the Global Goals contained within the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, including the importance of investing in sustainable rural development and agriculture.
Washington D.C. [United States], Oct 22 : United States President Donald Trump has said that the end of the ISIS caliphate is in sight following the liberation of Syrian city of Raqqa from the terror group.
Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 21 : Harvey Weinstein, who apparently completed a week treatment after entering rehab for sexual addiction, has denied the allegations made by Kenyan-Mexican actress Lupita Nyong'o.
New Delhi (India), Oct 21 : A cab driver was found dead inside his car near Arjan Garh Metro Station in Delhi on Saturday.
New Delhi , Oct 21 : A couple was found dead at Delhi's Hotel Aman Deluxe in Rajouri Garden on Saturday.
New Delhi , Oct. 21 : Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will be embarking on a six-day visit to the United States of America in the wee hours of Sunday morning.
Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 21 : During a recent break-in, American singer Mariah Carey was robbed of Dollar 63,900 worth of accessories from her Los Angeles mansion.
Bhind (Madhya Pradesh) , Oct 21 : A daily wage labour from Madhya Pardesh's Bhind who fell into a 70-feet deep open bore well earlier on Saturday morning has been rescued.
HOUSTON: Accudata Systems, Inc., Texas' leader in IT consulting and systems integration, ranked 9th among 24 finalists in the large business category for the Houston Business Journal's (HBJ) 2017 Best Places to Work at Thursday's awards ceremony that honored 104 Houston-based organizations.
LOS ANGELES: NOW That's What I Call Music!, the world's best-selling multi-artist album series, presents today's biggest hits on NOW That's What I Call Music! 64, to be released physically and digitally on November 3.
SANTA ROSA, Calif: Family-owned California poultry producer Foster Farms today donated USD 100,000 to the Redwood Empire Food Bank (REFB) to help meet the critical needs of families displaced by the Northern California fires. REFB, based in Santa Rosa, serves communities that are among the most affected by the fires, with thousands of homes destroyed and tens of thousands of residents evacuated.
CHICAGO: Ohio University researchers found medical students may be more confident than knowledgeable when it comes to nutrition. Of the 257 medical students studied, more than 55 percent were confident they could counsel patients on nutritional recommendations, but half did not achieve a passing score on a nutrition quiz, according to a study published in The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , October 22 : Actor Aditya Pancholi on Saturday complained to the Versova Police that he has been receiving extortion calls from an unknown person who demanded Rs 25 lakh.
MUNICH: Huawei reveals the highly anticipated HUAWEI Mate 10 and HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro featuring the world's first artificially intelligent chipset with dedicated Neural Network Processing Unit (NPU). With AI-based enhancements and machine learning integrated throughout, the device delivers the ultimate smartphone performance.
KOHLER, Wis: The KOHLER 5400 Series will be unveiled this week at GIE+EXPO 2017. Designed to bring easy starting and quiet, smooth operation to lawn tractor applications, the new single-cylinder engine line includes models between 17 and 19.5 hp.
NEW YORK: Mohandas Narla, DSc, Vice President of Research at New York Blood Center (NYBC), has been awarded a USD 6.5M Program Project grant over five years (USD 1.3M per year) from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK).
SHENZHEN, China: Huawei launches a top-tier flagship model Mate 10 in Munich, Germany successfully. Mate 10 is powered by the world's first smartphone SoC chipset with dedicated NPU (Neural-network Processor Unit) - Kirin 970, and features seamless integration of high screen-to-body ratio and ultra-thin front-mounted fingerprint sensor.
BRONX, N.Y: Scientists now believe that the Fountain of Youth flows from our genes, or at least from the genes of people who live healthy lives to age 100 or later. To discover what's special about the genes of these centenarians-and apply that knowledge to extend the healthy lives of the rest of us-the National Institutes of Health has awarded researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, part of Montefiore Medicine, and the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) a five-year, USD 9 million grant.
MEMPHIS, Tenn: USA Cheer is proud to announce that Dominique Burke, a STUNT athlete, will be included in the Women's Sports Foundation Annual Salute to Women in Sports. Dominique will take the stage as part of the procession of female athletes during the annual banquet recognizing excellence in sport on October 18 in New York City.
LONDON: Adrian Binks, chairman and chief executive of leading global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus Media Group, was honoured last week with the prestigious EY Entrepreneur Of The Year award in the international category.
CLEVELAND: Studio Stick is the world's first portable recording studio for smartphones that allows users to record high quality songs/audio anywhere on the go for an extremely lower cost than professional studio time. Studio Stick is now currently live on Kickstarter and raising funds to bring the project to life.
MONTREAL: The holiday season and the lead-up to it is one of the most stressful times of the year. There is usually too much to do, too little time and sometimes too little money to make ends meet. Moreover, Quebec's weather does not help much either, shorter days and lesser light usually end up sapping everyone's energy.
BOSTON: Woobo, the company that helps kids learn through high-tech companions that enhance educational and emotional development, today announced a "last chance" for parents to purchase a Woobo robot - a cuddly, artificial intelligence (AI)-based "learning launchpad" that sparks children's curiosity and exploration.
MIAMI: VolAero UAV and Drones Holdings Corp., a Miami based Drone Tech Startup Company, announces their Chief Pilot Jeff Fidelin has won an award in the Real Estate and Resort Category at the International InterDrone 2017 convention in Las Vegas.
TORONTO: Corporate Knights released the 15th edition of the Better World MBA ranking, revealing a new top program globally for the first time since the ranking's inception.
ROCKVILLE, Md: Kalorama Information says that infectious disease immunoassays beat the IVD market and the overall IVD market in terms of revenue growth. Immunoassays are tests that are based on the binding of antibodies to antigens to identify the presence of a substance.
CHICAGO: Jersey Jack Pinball, the industry leader in craftsmanship and technical innovation, greeted attendees at the 33rd Annual Pinball Expo with the unveiling of their newest machine, Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean, raising the bar once again with a fast, challenging and feature-packed game that captures memorable scenes and elements from all five motion pictures in the series.
ATLANTA: Tropical Smoothie Cafe, the leading fast casual cafe concept known for its better-for-you food and smoothies with a tropical twist, announced today the opening of its newest franchised location in Cypress, Texas.
BOSTON: Access to smartphone apps through in-car HMI is increasingly important to consumers' purchase decisions. Mobile apps are preferred for many navigation tasks, especially more advanced ones.
HOBE SOUND, Fla: Champion Utility Billing Services, a Florida-based company that specializes in advanced sub-metering technology and billing services for utility energy management, is proud to announce it is the new sub-metering provider for The Wharf in Washington, DC.
SAN DIEGO: World Vision International was awarded the Association for Financial Professionals 2017 Pinnacle Grand Prize, which recognizes excellence in treasury and finance. The Pinnacle Grand Prize, sponsored by Wells Fargo and Co., was presented Sunday at the Opening General Session of AFP 2017 in San Diego.
Gandhinagar (Gujarat) , October 22 : Patidar leader Hardik Patel's close aides, Varun Patel and Reshma Patel, who joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday ahead of the upcoming Assembly polls, said they had led the movement to secure Other Backward Class (OBC) reservation for the community and not to make Congress win.
Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 21 : Sir Tom Jones has recently claimed that he was also sexually harassed in the early days of his career in the music industry.
Tral (Jammu and Kashmir) Oct 21 : Terrorists attacked the house of People's Democratic Party (PDP) leader Mohd Ashraf Pir in Tral town of Pulwama district on Saturday.
Munich [Germany] Oct 21 : German police have ruled out terrorism in Munich knife attack in which the attacker wounded four people on Saturday morning.
Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 21 : Harvey Weinstein, who has allegedly been accused for sexual harassment and assault by more than dozens of women, has reportedly finished his treatment in just seven days.
Dhaka [Bangladesh] Oct 21 : India on Saturday defeated Pakistan 4-0 in their final Super 4 game of Asia Cup hockey in here on Saturday.
Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 21 : 'Game Of Thrones' star Peter Dinklage and his wife Erica Schmidt welcomed their second child.
Hyderabad (Telangana) , Oct 21 : In wake of ration dealers serving a strike notice, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao on Saturday suggested implementation of a foolproof distribution policy to remove irregularities in the Public Distribution System (PDS), so that beneficiaries reap total benefits.
MIAMI: Many restaurants are quick to describe their food as "fusion," but few are able to successfully fuse two different cuisines. Celebrity Chef , and now Restaurateur Walter Martino is at the helm of an ambitious new venture in Miami's Downtown/Brickell District, with a menu that combines Japanese fare with Italian flavors.
NEW YORK: After shattering Kickstarter and Indiegogo goals and receiving huge market demand upon launch, the team at Samsara recently announced an equity crowdfunding campaign that will work to further develop the company. The campaign reached its goal within one day and has crossed the USD 10,000 milestone.
CANTON, Mass: Dunkin' Donuts is continuing its Halloween celebration with a sweet sip for the spookiest season, introducing new Almond Joy Hot Chocolate and Frozen Almond Joy Hot Chocolate.