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Economia Darjeeling unrest: GJM puts off shutdown, Mamata Banerjee welcomes it
Author: 0 Darjeeling unrest: GJM puts off shutdown, Mamata Banerjee welcomes it

The meeting was also attended by other hill parties like the Gorkha National Liberation Front (GNLF) and the Jan Andolan Party (JAP). Accord to reports, the TMC chief said that the meeting was held on a positive note and was cordial. "Let us give them some time", the Chief Minister said. Answering questions, Mr Tamang said there was no rift in the GJM leadership and between him and Mr Gurung.

Economia Britain PM inspects Japan defense helicopter carrier in Yokosuka
Author: 0 Britain PM inspects Japan defense helicopter carrier in Yokosuka

Japan is closely allied with the U.S. on security issues and hosts American bases and tens of thousands of troops on its territory, which North Korea considers a threat. "It is nearly ironic that Japan is going to be safer when North Korea's missile technology gets better". May and Abe will agree on a joint declaration on security cooperation, including plans for British soldiers to take part in military exercises on Japanese soil and for collaboration to address the threat of cyber and ...

Economia JJ Watt raises Houston fundraiser goal to $10 million
Author: 0 JJ Watt raises Houston fundraiser goal to $10 million

The Tennessee Titans donated $1 million to Watt's flood relief fund , and said on Twitter: "The NFL is a family that helps one another in times of need". Houston , we're thinking of you. Watt announced that the money raised will go directly to aid for hurricane victims. "I can not thank you enough".

Economia Ellen DeGeneres Returns to Stand-Up Comedy After 15 Years
Author: 0 Ellen DeGeneres Returns to Stand-Up Comedy After 15 Years

Initially, Watt tweeted a video where he discussed the storm and the tragic damage it had caused in the metropolitan Houston area. "So what I do want to do is, I want to start a fundraiser, because I know that these recovery efforts are going to be massive", Watt said.

Economia New Millennium Falcon is Lego's biggest set ever
Author: 0 New Millennium Falcon is Lego's biggest set ever

Fans have also taken on the mantle of trying to best Lego's own official sets since then, with creations like this 10,000-piece replica that adds an extra level of accuracy. This unbelievable model also features interchangeable sensor dishes and crew, so you decide whether to play out classic LEGO Star Wars adventures with Han , Leia, Chewbacca and C-3PO, or enter the world of Episode VII and VIII with older Han, Rey , Finn and BB-8! It's only appropriate that LEGO release its ...

Economia Rakeysh Mehra welcomes Rajkummar aboard Fanney Khan
Author: 0 Rakeysh Mehra welcomes Rajkummar aboard Fanney Khan

It's a lucky day for Rajkummar Rao , who has beaten Vicky Kaushal and R Madhavan and bagged a role opposite Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's Fanney Khan . There's another wonderful birthday gift for Raj, who turns a year older today, and in a way, it also has something to do with the Bachchans. The actor would be seen romancing the beauty queen in the movie which also stars Anil Kapoor .

Author: 0 Hurricane Harvey does it for Opec, boosts oil price

More refinery closures were expected, as parts of Texas have received more than 1.2m of rain. It would've been a much bigger issue a decade ago, when the Gulf accounted for almost 30% of the nation's oil production. An oil refinery is seen before the arrival of Hurricane Harvey on August 25, 2017, in Corpus Christi, Texas. Just a week ago, the price was seven cents cheaper.

Author: 0 Deleted 'Game of Thrones' scene would have changed everything

Sansa's suspicions of Littlefinger's motives grew when Arya found a scroll that Sansa sent to Winterfell in Season 1, when their father Ned was taken prisoner at King's Landing. I think that would be a bit of a disappointing reveal for Bran to go, "Hi, Jon". Sansa just checking that fact... Do you think the Night King could have been a part of the Stark family? In the latest season, Stark made the transformation into the Three-Eyed Raven, giving him the ability to time travel.

Economia Oil Prices Set To Rise as Supply-Demand Gap Closes Up
Author: 0 Oil Prices Set To Rise as Supply-Demand Gap Closes Up

With many refineries likely to be offline for some time due to extensive flooding, crack spreads and refining stocks may remain well-supported, said analysts . U.S. West Texas Intermediate ( WTI ) crude futures CLc1 were at US$46.35 per barrel at 0155 GMT, down 9 cents from their last close. "Shifting geographic fundamentals mean severe storms will be increasingly bearish for natural gas prices", the Barclays report warned, while noting that the importance of natural gas production in the ...

Economia UK Prime Minister Theresa May on 3-day visit to Japan
Author: 0 UK Prime Minister Theresa May on 3-day visit to Japan

After the latest launch, Trump tweeted: "The US has been talking to North Korea , and paying them extortion money, for 25 years". Pyongyang claimed the launch was in response to a joint US and South Korean military exercise. Abe is expected to seek reassurance from May that Britain will do all it can to minimize the impact of Brexit on Japanese companies. Japanese officials have signalled that there will be little progress on post-Brexit trade talks but rather more questions over Mrs ...

Economia Hurricane Harvey Causing Gas Prices To Rise Across The Southeast
Author: 0 Hurricane Harvey Causing Gas Prices To Rise Across The Southeast

Parts of the Colonial Pipeline, the main fuel line that runs from Texas to NY, remains shut down - partly because with refineries closed, there is nothing to ship, but also because of Harvey-related damage. About 19 percent of the Gulf Coast's oil refining capacity is offline, and the USA market is losing about 3 million barrels of gas production per day.

Economia Hurricane Harvey looks enormous from the International Space Station
Author: 0 Hurricane Harvey looks enormous from the International Space Station

Astronauts on the International Space Station have continued to tweet pictures of the storm from space and send their well wishes to people on the ground. The space agency's Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS ) aboard its Aqua satellite beamed back images of storm clouds looming above Dallas, while data from its Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP ) satellite created the before and after images you see in the tweet above.

Economia PM Modi, Swiss President to talk on black money
Author: 0 PM Modi, Swiss President to talk on black money

On his part, Modi said transparency in financial transactions is a major global challenge and that cooperation between India and Switzerland over it will continue further. Since 2005, India and Switzerland have been regularly conducting political discussions. "Globalisation and disarmament are of extreme importance for both Switzerland and India".

Economia Inc. Has $444000 Position in Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)
Author: 0 Inc. Has $444000 Position in Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)

Exelon Corp Common Stock Npv now has $36.55B valuation. The stock increased 2.11% or $0.44 during the last trading session, reaching $21.31. Of those transactions, there were 1.23 million shares of KMI bought and 8,481 shares sold. Energy Income Partners Llc, which manages about $4.12 billion and $5.27 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Enbridge Inc (NYSE:ENB) by 42,910 shares to 1.34 million shares, valued at $56.49 million in 2016Q4, according to the filing.

Economia Fitbit Launches Its First Smartwatch To Improve Health And Fitness
Author: 0 Fitbit Launches Its First Smartwatch To Improve Health And Fitness

It also includes smart features like contactless payments, on-board music, smart notifications and a variety of apps and watch faces. "Ten years ago, Fitbit pioneered the wearables category with the introduction of its first health and fitness tracker ", said James Park, co-founder and CEO of Fitbit.

Economia India Q1 economic growth slips to 5.7%
Author: 0 India Q1 economic growth slips to 5.7%

India's Gross Domestic Product growth slowed to 5.7% in the first quarter of 2017 from 7.9% in the corresponding period a year ago. The sector's growth fell steeply to 1.2 per cent in the June quarter, compared to 10.7 per cent in the same quarter previous year.

Economia Philly gas stations likely to feel hurricane's ripple effects
Author: 0 Philly gas stations likely to feel hurricane's ripple effects

Prices are likely to rise even more in the Gulf Coast. Kloza predicted that refinery shutdowns will lift per-gallon gas prices by 15 to 25 cents nationally, up from his earlier estimate of up to 20 cents. DeHaan and other analysts cautioned that the storm is still moving and its impact is unresolved. Tropical Storm Harvey hit the Texas on August 26.

Economia French hunt for girl who vanished at party
Author: 0 French hunt for girl who vanished at party

The girl has not been seen since around 3am local time on Sunday when she was at the wedding with her parents and other family members in the town of Pont-de-Beauvoisin in the French Alps near the town of Chambery. Maëlys was at the wedding with her mum, who is the bride's cousin, her dad and her older sister. Police reinforcements were drafted in to help search the wooded area around the hall on Wednesday.

Economia Red Cross volunteers, donations needed to help with Harvey
Author: 0 Red Cross volunteers, donations needed to help with Harvey

Right now, the Red Cross is sheltering about 6,000 people . The Volunteer State is living up to its name as crews prepare to leave Nashville and head to Texas and Louisiana to help storm victims. "I think the next 48-to-60 hours is going to be our big challenge", said Williams. The Red Cross is known for providing shelter, food, clothes, and other items for people in need after disasters, but their jobs don't stop there.

Economia Nest launches Thermostat E
Author: 0 Nest launches Thermostat E

To make the Nest Thermostat E more forgettable, Nest has hidden its display behind a frosted glass that blocks some light from coming through. It's for the vast majority of the thermostat buying population that doesn't really want anyone noticing the little doodad that keeps their house warm.

Economia Jordan, Iraq Set to Reopen Main Border Crossing after ISIL Withdrawal
Author: 0 Jordan, Iraq Set to Reopen Main Border Crossing after ISIL Withdrawal

Commercial traffic continued for a year, during which ISIL terrorists forced truck drivers to pay tax on their cargoes coming from Jordan. Tureibil was to open on Wednesday after the road was secured "from attacks and criminal gangs", the Iraqi and Jordanian governments said in a joint statement.

Author: 0 NTV Asset Management LLC Reduces Stake in Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS)

The stock was acquired at an average price of $102.34 per share, with a total value of $99,883.84. About 823,428 shares traded. Following previous thoughts, shifting focus on performance of the The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS ) that has shown a discernible change in trend levels over the path of recent market activity.