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Liminar de juiz do Amazonas suspende leilão do pré-sal desta sexta

Liminar de juiz do Amazonas suspende leilão do pré-sal desta sexta

A primeira ocorreu no mesmo dia em que quatro usinas da Cemig foram leiloadas , em setembro. Por volta das 10h30 desta sexta (27), a liminar foi derrubada, e o leilão foi iniciado às 11h30. Enquanto a AGU (Advocacia-Geral da União) recorria, o grupo protestava no centro do Rio , primeiro em frente à sede da ANP (Agência Nacional do Petróleo, Gás Natural e Biocombustíveis) e depois na Petrobras. Consulte Mais Informação

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Walmart is deploying in-store autonomous robots in over 50 locations

Walmart is deploying in-store autonomous robots in over 50 locations

According to Mashable, the expansion did not surprise those familiar with the retail-giant sphere, as Walmart has spent the past few years doing everything and anything it can to speed up its infrastructure and beat back Amazon. Nevertheless, Walmart has insisted that its team of robots is to assist its employees, not replace them, as some have said will eventually happen. Last July, Walmart launched giant vending machines that dispense orders for pickup for customers, which eliminated the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Louisiana's Johnson, Abraham among those voting for tax reform

Louisiana's Johnson, Abraham among those voting for tax reform

According to the CCN, Republicans passed the bill despite some opposition within the party over a plan to eliminate the popular State and Local Tax deduction in the tax reform framework. The outline of the Republican plan announced last month would cut the corporate tax rate to 20 percent from 35 percent, the small business rate to 25 percent from up to 39.6 percent and the top individual rate to 35 percent from 39.6 percent. Consulte Mais Informação

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5 overdose deaths in Abbotsford in less than 10 hours

5 overdose deaths in Abbotsford in less than 10 hours

Unlike Vancouver and Surrey, MacDonald said Abbotsford does not have a safe consumption site. Four were found in their apartment buildings and one died outside of a business, CBC News reports. It's too soon to definitively say that fentanyl or carfentanil caused the people's deaths. Abbotsford police are warning the public that drugs now being circulated in the city are even more deadly than usual. Consulte Mais Informação

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Nevsun Resources (NSU) Releases Earnings Results

Nevsun Resources (NSU) Releases Earnings Results

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Nevsun Resources from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a C$2.50 target price for the company in a research note on Thursday, September 14th. On a per-share basis, the Vancouver, British Columbia-based company said it had a loss of less than 1 cent. Eight Capital reiterated a "neutral" rating on shares of Nevsun Resources in a report on Thursday, August 17th. Consulte Mais Informação

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'Jihadi Jack' charged with being ISIS member

'Jihadi Jack' charged with being ISIS member

The Democratic Federation of Northern Syria (DFNS) said Mr Letts is in prison in Qamishli, Rojava, northern Syria. Mr Letts, who has joint British and Canadian citizenship, converted to Islam while at Cherwell comprehensive school. They have said the British government has not done enough to help their son. The DFNS statement however also stated that Kurdish officials were willing to hand over prisoners of war to their original country after being properly investigated. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bahrain police bus attacked, policemen wounded

Bahrain police bus attacked, policemen wounded

Official Spokesman of the Arab League Secretary General Mahmood Afifi condemned the terror attack which targeted a police bus in Bahrain yesterday and resulted in the death of a policeman and the injury of eight others. Legal proceedings have commenced and the Public Prosecution was notified. On October 2, a terrorist blast wounded five policemen on Budaiya road, near Manama. Consulte Mais Informação

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Police fatally shoot man inside emergency room of Cobourg hospital: SIU

Police fatally shoot man inside emergency room of Cobourg hospital: SIU

According to the SIU, the incident happened around 11 p.m.in the hospital's emergency department, when Cobourg Police Service received a call for reports of gun shots inside the Northumberland Hills Hospital. "I want to thank our staff, physicians, security and our local police services for their fast and professional response", hospital President Linda Davis said in a statement. Consulte Mais Informação

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Woman Slightly Cliff Took off With 3 Children At Idaho

Woman Slightly Cliff Took off With 3 Children At Idaho

The children's deaths were ruled homicides, while their mother's death was a suicide, officials say. Officials said 40-year-old Noel Bankhead drove a Land Rover off a 50-foot (15-meter) cliff with her two daughters and son inside. The sheriff's office instead relied on witness statements, and the absence of skid marks to determine that Bankhead intentionally drove of the cliff, killing herself and her children. Consulte Mais Informação

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Dineshwar Sharma will talk with all groups, leaders in JK: Ram Madhav

Dineshwar Sharma will talk with all groups, leaders in JK: Ram Madhav

Meanwhile, senior state BJP leader and Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh said that while the interlocutor is free to talk to everyone, including Hurriyat, there can be no dialogue with those wielding the gun. Singh said they believe it is the good opportunity for holding talks and restoring peace and tranquillity in the State. "Everybody should come forward for talks", he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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United States service member dies in Afghanistan helicopter crash

A statement from the Resolute Support mission said Saturday that six other US crew members were injured in the crash late Friday evening and are all receiving medical treatment. The statement added that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation had accounted for all personnel and the crash site had been secured. The death brings the total number of US servicemembers killed in Afghanistan this year to 12. Consulte Mais Informação

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Shah Rukh Khan's wife Gouri Khan hosted Halloween party on Friday evening

Shah Rukh Khan's wife Gouri Khan hosted Halloween party on Friday evening

It was Gauri's daughter Suhana Khan who hogged all the limelight for her shimmering golden outfit. She also posed with the host of the evening, her mother Gauri Khan , who also looked lovely in a white dress. While we loved her glamorous look, one couldn't miss actress Malaika Arora, who was also seen in an alluring golden embellished dress. She has been a talk of the town recently for her various pictures which often go viral. Consulte Mais Informação

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Amazon Prime Rs. 499 introductory offer to end on October 30

The company is offering its Amazon Prime subscription at an introductory price of Rs 499 a year till October 30. Amazon has announced that they would be ending the introductory offer on October 31. As and when Prime Music is released, depending on the available selection, it might become a great deal even at INR 999, but for now, choose depending on what is available. Consulte Mais Informação

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Local body polls in Uttar Pradesh to be held in 3 phases

In the first phase, polling would be held in 24 districts. The first phase of elections will cover 24 districts and over 1.9 crore voters will cast their votes to elect 230 local bodies spread over 4,095 wards. In 2012, the BJP had swept the civic polls, winning 10 of the 12 mayoral posts. There are four major political parties in fray for civic polls namely, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), Congress and Samajwadi Party (SP). Consulte Mais Informação

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