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Medicine NNPC Boss Cuts Short Foreign Trip To Address Fuel Scarcity
Author: 0 NNPC Boss Cuts Short Foreign Trip To Address Fuel Scarcity

The group managing director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru has ended his trip to London, United Kingdom , as queues returned to the country's filling stations. It said the price rise fears were unfounded. "The recommended ex-depot price supposed to be N133.30 per litre, but they are selling at N138 to N143 per litre".

Medicine SEC Commences Forensic Audit Of Oando Plc
Author: 0 SEC Commences Forensic Audit Of Oando Plc

Securing the nod of the House when the motion was put to a voice vote, the Speaker, Hon. Lawmakers said there had been allegations of interference by the finance ministry in the discharge of SEC responsibilities, particularly issues related to the forensic audit of Oando, which was largely responsible for Gwarzo's suspension.

Medicine Children Who Were Spanked More Likely to Be Violent Partners
Author: 0 Children Who Were Spanked More Likely to Be Violent Partners

Temple, along with a team of researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, has been checking in with a group of almost 800 people every year. Of those, 69 percent say they'd been spanked growing up. According to UTMB researchers, about 80 percent of children are physically punished worldwide.

Medicine Foreign Trade Policy: Govt gives Rs 8500 crore additional benefit to exporters
Author: 0 Foreign Trade Policy: Govt gives Rs 8500 crore additional benefit to exporters

Exporters have been grappling with working capital issues with reportedly huge refunds on the newly- launched indirect levy goods and services tax ( GST ) stuck with the government. "Increasing the validity period of duty credit scrips from 18 months to 24 months besides increase in the export incentives (both for MEIS and SEIS schemes) should benefit the export sector in general", Deloitte India Senior Director R Muralidharan said.

Medicine Get a flu shot at Schnucks, get a $10 gift card
Author: 0 Get a flu shot at Schnucks, get a $10 gift card

ET to answer questions about the flu, address common misconceptions and provide helpful tips on how to stay healthy throughout flu season. The Centers for Disease Control says confirmed cases are at just over 7,000. A protein within the egg can modify the strain, making the vaccine less effective. On average, more than 200,000 people in the United States are hospitalized each year for illnesses associated with seasonal influenza virus infections.

Medicine Obama boosts Emanuel's Climate Change Summit
Author: 0 Obama boosts Emanuel's Climate Change Summit

Chicago officials are billing the summit as the first of its kind in the city and Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he's honoured Obama will join. It remains to be seen if Obama, who took issue with the president calling climate change a "hoax", steps up his Trump shade game.

Author: 0 Altria Group (MO) Position Raised by Capital Wealth Planning LLC

Inspirion Wealth Advisors Ltd stated it has 6,723 shares. In the most recent financial results released by Altria Group, Inc., for the quarter ending on 2017-09-30, the company posted EPS of 0.9. The firm has a market cap of $130,863.67, a P/E ratio of 21.70, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.80 and a beta of 0.62. The company reported $0.90 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.87 by $0.03.

Medicine Governor Cuomo makes third visit to Puerto Rico since hurricane
Author: 0 Governor Cuomo makes third visit to Puerto Rico since hurricane

They come up with the idea to fly Puerto Rican chefs and baristas to Portland, to not only cook around town but also to educate the community about what's happening in Puerto Rico. "The foundations that we're donating the money to are feeding at least a thousand meals a day at towns and villages that are still waiting for help, so it's going to mean a lot", Baez explained.

Medicine Atiku Arrives PDP Headquarters, Meets Caretaker Committee
Author: 0 Atiku Arrives PDP Headquarters, Meets Caretaker Committee

Meanwhile, supporters of Atiku are busy dancing and singing his praises within and outside the party headquarters, also known as Wadata Plaza. "It is true. "Atiku never asked that we concede anything to him and we never gave him anything". Whatever aspiration he or anyone coming to the PDP may have, they are free to pursue them, so are other PDP members who are free to pursue whatever political aspirations they may have.

Medicine Trump meeting with Schumer, Pelosi is back on
Author: 0 Trump meeting with Schumer, Pelosi is back on

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi likes to describe the GOP tax reform legislation as the #GOPTaxScam. "We're glad the White House has reached out and asked for a second meeting", Pelosi and Schumer said in a statement , per CNN. The federal government is set to run out of money at midnight Friday and faces a shutdown if Congress can not pass a new funding bill in time. "We need to reach a budget agreement that equally boosts funds for our military and key priorities here at home ...

Medicine 2G spectrum scam case: Verdict to be pronounced on 21 December
Author: 0 2G spectrum scam case: Verdict to be pronounced on 21 December

The key names involved in the scam include former union minister for telecom A Raja and DMK MP Kanimozhi. The CBI and Enforcement Directorate (ED) have filed separate cases against Raja and others in the main case. The verdict of special court in Delhi will be pronounced on 21st December at 10.30 AM. The CBI chargesheet said Rs 200 crore were transferred from DB Group to Kalaignar TV as kickbacks in lieu of allocation of 2G spectrum to Swan Telecom Pvt Ltd.

Medicine At least 36 dead from Listeria in South Africa
Author: 0 At least 36 dead from Listeria in South Africa

That is as much as 10 times the usual annual rate of 60-80 cases recorded. He told reporters that a total of 557 laboratory-confirmed listeriosis cases had been reported from all provinces since the beginning of the year. He said the disease can cause Meningitis, which is an infection of the brain and Septicaemia which is an infection of the blood steam, both can be fatal.

Medicine Trouble mounts for Sanofi dengue vaccine over safety concerns
Author: 0 Trouble mounts for Sanofi dengue vaccine over safety concerns

While the DOJ has already commenced its probe into the controversial vaccine manufactured by the French-based company Sinofi Pasteur, Roque said the Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) suspended the sale of Dengvaxia. Sanofi said the risk of severe dengue occurring in previously uninfected people who were inoculated with Dengvaxia was about two in 1,000 and these individuals recovered with treatment.

Medicine New drug offers hope for blocking migraine before it starts
Author: 0 New drug offers hope for blocking migraine before it starts

In order to conduct the research, the team of scientists enrolled 1,130 patients and divided them into groups of three. Migraine is one of the most common and debilitating conditions in the United States, affecting around of children and adults in the country.

Medicine Arsenal, Man Utd target Goretzka readies decision
Author: 0 Arsenal, Man Utd target Goretzka readies decision

Goretzka has also been in good form for Germany's worldwide side, and is out of contract in summer, meaning he could sign a pre-contract agreement at United in January. I play through all the scenarios. Manchester United , Liverpool , Arsenal and Barcelona have all been linked with a move for Goretzka, who has just over six months remaining on his contract at the Veltins-Arena.

Medicine #EndSARS: Despite IGP's order, Nigerians insist SARS must go
Author: 0 #EndSARS: Despite IGP's order, Nigerians insist SARS must go

The force stated that in 40 years of its formation, SARS had achieved landmark successes in arresting violent criminals and reducing the nations' crime rate - The force urged Nigerians to report any erring officers instead; and gave out a number for citizens to lodge complaints The Nigerian Police Force has responded to recent calls by various citizens, to scrap the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS).

Medicine Alabama-Clemson III Make 2018 Sugar Bowl Tickets The Most Expensive Ever
Author: 0 Alabama-Clemson III Make 2018 Sugar Bowl Tickets The Most Expensive Ever

The Tide's bid for a second straight title was denied in Tampa last season when the Tigers scored a game-winning TD with one second left in a 35-31 victory. 2 Alabama in '15 and No. 2 Clemson a year ago. The Committee clearly made the right decision including Alabama in over Ohio State and the Crimson Tide are now slated for a third matchup against Clemson.

Medicine Pope says his defence of Rohingya got through in Burma
Author: 0 Pope says his defence of Rohingya got through in Burma

As the Pope said, he didn't have the pleasure of slamming the door in their face publicly with a denunciation but had the satisfaction of dialogue, which was in a way more effective. A deadly attack by Rohingya militants on police posts in late August sparked a ferocious crackdown in Rakhine State by the Myanmar military, which the USA and United Nations describe as "ethnic cleansing".

Medicine Mom brands kid with frying pan
Author: 0 Mom brands kid with frying pan

She was made to sit on a hot pan. Lalita has still not divorced her husband and has two other children staying in Andhra Pradesh, Waheeduddin added. The neighbours while speaking to media mentioned that they had warned Lalitha after hearing the screams of the child. The police filed a case under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) Section 324 (voluntarily causing hurt by unsafe weapons or means) and relevant provisions of the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act against the ...

Medicine 21-year-old student kills self at Osmania University, protest erupts
Author: 0 21-year-old student kills self at Osmania University, protest erupts

Murli, who hanged himself in a bathroom in Maneru hostel, wrote in his suicide note that he was unable to cope with the pressure of studies. According to police officials, on the agitators, apart from sloganeering, also damaged several CCTV cameras, utility poles and furniture during their 12-hour protest on Sunday - and refused to allow either police or university officials to bring the body down for autopsy.