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Nirmala Sitharaman takes charge as defense minister

Nirmala Sitharaman takes charge as defense minister

Sitharaman previously served as a Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs and the Minister for Commerce and Industry with independent charge, and now succeeds Arun Jaitley to take charge of the defence ministry. "We will ensure Make in India is given full play for defence production". She also assured that soldier's family welfare interests would be well taken care of. Consulte Mais Informação

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China's August forex reserves rise for 7th straight month to $3.092trln

China's August forex reserves rise for 7th straight month to $3.092trln

China's imports of copper and copper products held steady for a fourth month in August, indicating demand remains robust in the world's largest consumer of the metal despite surging prices. As of 0311 GMT, the onshore spot yuan slipped back and traded at 6.4518 per dollar. The currency hit its highest level in more than 20 months this week, recovering from the entire 6.6% decline recorded a year ago. Consulte Mais Informação

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Almost 100K more vehicles on I-95 and I-20 in SC

Almost 100K more vehicles on I-95 and I-20 in SC

That north south line literally runs just east of Miami and with a northward moving storm by Saturday evening, will mean if the center of Irma is anywhere near it, South Florida will see a direct hit. It took one of her friends 12 hours yesterday to drive to nearby Orlando, where, unfortunately, Orlando is also under threat. The monster storm, now a Category 4 hurricane, is barreling toward Florida and expected to reach Georgia by early next week. Consulte Mais Informação

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Consulte aqui as notas mínimas de acesso ao ensino superior

Consulte aqui as notas mínimas de acesso ao ensino superior

Foi o maior número de bolsas atribuídas desde 2010. Às 50.838 vagas iniciais levadas a concurso foi preciso acrescentar 301 para resolver situações de empate entre candidatos com médias de candidatura iguais. O responsável salientou que permaneçam diferenças entre as universidades do litoral do país - com taxas de colocação a rondar os 100% nesta primeira fase - e do interior - que ficam com dezenas de vagas por preencher (sobretudo no ensino politécnico). Consulte Mais Informação

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Nikki Haley accepted Trump's offer to be United Nations ambassador on conditions

Nikki Haley accepted Trump's offer to be United Nations ambassador on conditions

Haley had said the aggressive regime was " begging for war " after it conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test to date, the detonation of a hydrogen bomb. South Korea was bracing Saturday for North Korea to conduct a missile test as Pyongyang celebrated its founding anniversary. " Political prostitute " was also one of North Korea's favorite slurs against former South Korean President Park Geun-hye, who was frequently assailed with misogynistic language by the North's ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Hank's Take: Miss America contestants thoughts with hometowns

Hank's Take: Miss America contestants thoughts with hometowns

Her own home was spared by the floodwaters, but she said she has many friends whose homes have been wrecked and whose lives have been upended. The final night of preliminaries takes place tonight, Friday, Sept. Wood also quashed queries about whether she was trying to curry favor with the judges by talking about the hurricane. While Wood didn't hesitate to publicly send love to Texas, she squashed rumors that her win was a result of a sympathy vote from the judges. Consulte Mais Informação

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CBI summons Lalu Prasad, Tejashwi in corruption case

CBI summons Lalu Prasad, Tejashwi in corruption case

The CBI has summoned RJD chief Lalu Prasad and his son Tejashwi for questioning in connection with a case of alleged corruption in awarding contracts related to two IRCTC hotels during his tenure as railways minister. Among those named as accused are Sarla Gupta, wife of Mr. Prasad's close associate and Rajya Sabha member Prem Chand Gupta; Vijay and Vinay Kochhar, directors of Sujata Hotels; Delight Marketing Company Pvt. Consulte Mais Informação

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Putin: North Korea Would 'Eat Grass' Before Giving Up Nukes

Putin: North Korea Would 'Eat Grass' Before Giving Up Nukes

Last Sunday, Defense Secretary James Mattis said North Korea would face "a massive military response" if it were to pose any threat against the United States or its allies. " There is no change in the government's position to make the final decision on whether the THAAD system will be deployed (in South Korea) after carrying out the general environmental impact assessment of the entire site thoroughly and fairly ", the ministry said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Lobbyist for S. Korean Gov't a Member of Trump's Golf Club

Lobbyist for S. Korean Gov't a Member of Trump's Golf Club

Before he took office, Trump told dinner guests at his Bedminster club that they were "the special people" and joked they "might want to come along" on job interviews for Cabinet secretaries. There's nothing illegal about these memberships, but they raise potential questions about the nature of their relationships with the president given that these individuals with interest before the government are making payments that benefit Trump's personal business interests. Consulte Mais Informação

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Unbiased Equity Research: Western Digital Corporation (WDC), Newfield Exploration Company (NFX)

Unbiased Equity Research: Western Digital Corporation (WDC), Newfield Exploration Company (NFX)

Next quarter's EPS is expected be $3.53 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $11.62. The Solaris Asset Management Llc holds 56,298 shares with $4.03 million value, down from 63,885 last quarter. Loop Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $14000 target. Deutsche Bank maintained the shares of WDC in report on Wednesday, October 21 with "Buy" rating . Consulte Mais Informação

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South Korea will deploy four additional missile defense system

South Korea will deploy four additional missile defense system

President Donald Trump's emphasis on exerting "maximum pressure" through sanctions and the threat of military action. The Pentagon says U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has reassured his South Korean counterpart of the "ironclad" U.S. The missiles are expected to arrive to a former gold course on Thursday. Moscow has repeatedly opposed the THAAD deployment, as it could further deteriorate the nuclear crisis and provoke North Korean aggression. Consulte Mais Informação

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Forecast: Sunny And Mild All Weekend in NY

Forecast: Sunny And Mild All Weekend in NY

Expect a few clouds late this afternoon as an otherwise dry cold front moves through the region. The computer forecast models are suggesting that only a few showers from what will be left over from Irma MAY come close to CNY. We will keep an eye on this, as well as the latest track of Hurricane Irma as it continues to track north towards the Florida Keys and Southwest Florida. Consulte Mais Informação

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