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Tata Steel to buy Bhushan Steel

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The judicial members of NCLT on Thursday have asked Vedanta, Tata Steel and resolution professional for Electrosteel Steels insolvency proceedings to submit a reply, following petition of Renaissance Steel of Dalmias on March 5. It also supplies steel for producing consumer goods such as refrigerators and washing machines. "Tata Steel can add the maximum value as well as draw the most benefit from Bhushan Steel", said an analyst who covers both the industry. Read More »

Sri Lanka declares emergency to curb communal violence

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The Indian cricket is in Sri Lanka to play triangular series. The ethnic clashes between Naypyidaw's state forces and the Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine region has casted a negative impact on Sinhalese-Muslim relations in Sri Lanka as well, they claim. Read More »

Federal court rules transgender people covered by law banning workplace sex bias

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Ms. Stephens had notified Mr. Rost she would be transitioning, but he made a decision to let her go, citing his religious beliefs. "They are trying to use the courts to alter Title VII's prohibition of discrimination in employment based on sex to prohibit discrimination based on gender identity as well, even though Title VII makes no reference to gender identity or transgender status", said Wardlow . Read More »

Babies May Benefit From Looking Like Dad, Study Reveals

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Polachek told Moneyish. Studies suggest evolutionary imperative drives dads to dote on babies who look most like them. Polachek also added that regular father visits allow for greater parental time for caregiving and guidance. "It's been said that "it takes a village" but [we found] that having an involved father certainly helps", Polachek said. The findings come from the long-running Fragile Family and Child Wellbeing study in the USA, looking at the health and lives of almost 5000 ... Read More »

Death Toll Due To Flu Now Stands At 184 In Arkansas

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Jason Cabaj, medical officer of health for the Calgary zone of Alberta Health Services. The number had been 91 the week before. In oral testimony before the US House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, urged immediate steps that can be taken to enhance the product of existing licensed influenza vaccines, and he noted that a universal flu vaccine remains years away. Read More »

New TPP trade agreement faces protests in Chile

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After years of negotiations, the original deal - the Trans-Pacific Partnership, or TPP - was signed in February 2016 by 12 countries that border the Pacific Ocean. In January, Trump told the World Economic Forum in Switzerland that it was possible Washington might return to the pact if it got a better deal. That sentiment was echoed just last month by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, who reportedly told an investment summit he has begun to "have very high-level conversations" about the ... Read More »

Peninsula-area schools plan for National School Walkout on March 14

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The district's PTA council says it's organizing as much information as it can about the planned walkouts. The Stoneman Douglas students have frequently taken to social media in the last several weeks, to promote their March for Our Lives event on March 24, to confront conservative detractors and the NRA, and to support each other. Read More »

Reps pass bill seeking to make NFIU autonomous

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The National Assembly yesterday passed into law the bill aimed at establishing the Nigeria Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) in line with global best practices. "Moving forward, it is my hope that the Executive quickly assents to this Bill". "Our suspension form the EGMONT Group has a lot of ramifications". Read More »

Truck spills 60000 pounds of beer on Florida highway

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A tractor-trailer carrying hundreds of cases of beer overturned in North Florida. He has been cited for careless driving . The driver of the semi suffered just minor injuries. Powell's trailer contained around 60,000 bottles of Busch beer. On the Facebook page of the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office , several people who said they were truck drivers questioned the actual weight of the beer spilled. Read More »

India, with eye on China ties, bans Tibetans' planned New Delhi rally

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The Tibetan govt has shifted the "Thank You India" event from Delhi to Dharamsala. Following a report in The Indian Express on March 2 - it was the first to report on Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale's note to Cabinet Secretary P K Sinha who sent a directive to the Centre and states - the Tibetan government-in-exile made a decision to hold the "Thank You India" event in Dharamsala, either on March 31 or April 1. Read More »

VA study: Opioids not better at reducing chronic pain

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The trial - Strategies for Prescribing Analgesics Comparative Effectiveness, or SPACE - enrolled patients who were treated by the Minneapolis VA. The opioid group took immediate-release morphine, oxycodone, or hydrocodone/acetaminophen (generic Vicodin). Read More »

The Stephens Inc. AR Buys 5903 Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Meru Capital Group Lp bought 22,500 shares as the company's stock rose 12.78% with the market. The institutional investor held 228,905 shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $39.11M, up from 224,481 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

Delhi Daredevils announce Gambhir as captain for IPL 2018

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After becoming the second highest run-scorer of the inaugural season with 534 runs from 14 matches, he was promoted lead the Daredevils for IPL Season 2010, which turned out to be his last for the franchise before being purchased by Kolkata Knight Riders . Read More »

CBI gets Karti's custody for three more days

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Mehta sought an extension of the custody of Chidambaram, as certain new facts had come to light during the interrogation which needed to be further interrogated. 'The law of evidence and Article 21 of the Constitution prevent such statements to be admissible in the court of law. On Tuesday, the court extended Karti's custody by three more days as the CBI said his detention is essential to maintain conformity in the case. Read More »

European Union leaders to devote summit session to U.S. trade threat

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Theresa May's spokesman yesterday said Britain remained confident it can reach a post-Brexit trade deal with the US. Adam said it was still unclear what exactly the tariffs would look like but warned there was a risk that the European market might be forced to absorb imports originally meant for the US market as a result. Read More »

European Union offers Britain trade deal with limited access for banks

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It will say that any full-on trade deal would require a "binding convergence mechanism" with European Union laws, Politico Europe newspaper said. A draft joint position from the remaining 27 European Union members, seen by Reuters ahead of its official publication later on Wednesday, said the bloc was determined to foster a close partnership with Britain. Read More »

Kentucky sees decrease in ER visits related to opioid overdoses

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Opioid overdoses increased for men and women, all age groups, and all regions, but varied by state, with rural/urban differences. "The fast-moving opioid overdose epidemic continues and is accelerating". "Overall as a nation, we are still failing to adequately respond to the opioid addiction epidemic", says Dr. Andrew Kolodny , co-director of opioid policy research at Brandeis University. Read More »

Five More Seasonal Flu Deaths

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PHOENIX - This year's flu season has been one of the worst in modern day history - and it is not over yet. Health officials say more than 6,300 flu cases were reported across the state. The latest Georgia data continue to show the flu epidemic trending downward in the state. Most of the season has been dominated by the influenza A virus known as H3N2 that health officials say tends to cause more illness than other flu viruses. Read More »

Karnataka Lokayukta Vishwanath Shetty attacked with knife, admitted to ICU

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He was told by the Lokayukta office that the case was shut after investigation. Karnataka home minister Ramalinga Reddy told reporters that Shetty is out of danger, reported The Times of India . It seemed like it was an attempt to murder the Lokayukta. He said Sharma went alone inside the Lokayukta's chamber. "There are multiple CCTV cameras.a metal detector and multiple people watching". Read More »

Following Public Pressure, Buhari to Visit Taraba Before Leaving for Ghana

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A statement by the PDP spokesperson, Kola Ologbondiyan, said it was alarming that the President will consider visiting some of these states months after marauders, insurgents and bandits committed their havocs. Taraba State Governor Darius Ishaku who received the President assured him that the state government and the traditional institution would be mobilised to work together to ensure that the plans of the government to protect lives and property is actualised. Read More »

The Best and Worst Places in the USA for Women

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MA is the second-best state for women, according to a new report from WalletHub. These scores, in turn, were calculated using data that ranges from job security for women and the share of women-owned businesses to the quality of women's hospitals and rates of female depression, suicide and homicide. Read More »

Opioid overdoses kill nearly 5 people every hour in the US — CDC

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Eight of those states included saw "substantial" overdose increases of at least 25%. They were seen in men and women. "We're just working to save that person's life in the moment", he says. But even in the smallest, most rural towns that submitted overdose data, there was a 21 percent increase in overdoses. In the West, Nevada saw a 17.9% increase, and New Mexico saw a 8.3% increase. Read More »

China lowers 2018 fiscal deficit target to 2.6 pct of GDP

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It was unveiled at the start of the National People's Congress, an annual gathering of Chinese lawmakers in Beijing . In less than three years, the newly elected leadership will have to deliver on several major promises, including reducing poverty from 30 million to zero, providing internet access to everyone in the country, and building a moderately prosperous society. Read More »

Trump embracing potential for trade war

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French President Emmanuel Macron said Monday the European Union must "react quickly" to U.S. plans that clearly breached WTO rules. Trump talked trade at the White House alongside Swedish prime minister Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven after the president threatened last week to slap a 25 per cent tariff on steel . Read More »

Secretary Tillerson to Begin Five Nation Tour of Africa

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The United States (US) government has said that its primary concern in the coming 2019 general elections in Nigeria will be how to ensure a peaceful and democratic transition. The US played a major role in the 2015 elections. The US also noted the election of Nana Akufo-Addo in Ghana, Alassane Ouattara in Cote d'Ivoire and Macky Sall in Senegal, describing them as you positive developments. Read More »

Britain needs to go on a diet

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According to the Public Health England , the aspiring target could cut cost by £4.5bn to the NHS over the next 25 years, which may also prevent premature deaths of more than around 35,000 people, while another £4.48bn would be saved as the cost of social care. Read More »

Hyderabad: Man chops off son's wrist for watching movies on phone

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Mohammad Qayyum Qureshi, 45, had caught his son, 18-year-old Mohammad Khalid, in the act of watching porn on his smartphone and tried to grab the device out of hands. After attacking his son, Qayyum surrendered to the police. Soon, everyone woke up hearing Khaled's loud screams and he was rushed to the local hospital. Read More »

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Holdings Increased by Laurel Wealth Advisors Inc

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It has underperformed by 6.05% the S&P500. Shelton Capital Management increased its stake in Amazon Com Inc ( AMZN ) by 4.99% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. 1607 Cap Ptnrs Limited Com holds 0.09% of its portfolio in Delaware Enhanced Global Dividend and Income Fund (NYSE:DEX) for 133,101 shares. Cutter And Brokerage Inc holds 1,044 shares. Read More »

Veteran character actress Shammi passes away at 89

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Shammi made a comeback in 2013 with Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi , starring Farah Khan and Boman Irani. Shammi, whose real name is Nargis Rabadi, started her film career with Malhar (1951) as a leading lady but couldn't sustain the momentum created by her debut film and soon moved do doing second lead and supporting roles. Read More »

More kids are ending up in ICUs because of opioids

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Dr. Kane said about 20 percent of the youngest children were poisoned by methadone , an opioid used to treat moderate to severe pain or opioid dependence in adults This means many young children are likely finding their parents' medication and ingesting it, Dr. Read More »