Sri Lanka president re-imposes ban on women buying alcohol

The decision came almost a week after the finance minister revoked the 38-year-old ban. "Therefore, laws on alcohol are different here than there (Europe)". Liberalizing alcohol consumption has been a sensitive issue in Sri Lanka, where the Buddhist ... More..

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High Court Agrees to Hear Latest Challenge to Internet Sales Tax Ruling

The justices said then that requiring companies to do more would amount to discrimination against interstate commerce. On Jan. 12, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court granted South Dakota's petition for a writ of ce...More..

GOP at Trump meeting clash over legitimacy of 's--thole' remark
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

GOP at Trump meeting clash over legitimacy of 's--thole' remark

Dick Durbin (D-IL) who confirmed to the press that the president said " shithole ". "For (Graham) to confront the president as he did, literally sitting next to him, took extraordinary political courag...More..

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal mows down Leonardo Mayer to reach third round
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal mows down Leonardo Mayer to reach third round

No. 23 Gilles Muller outlasted Malek Jaziri in five sets, Kyle Edmund had a straight-sets win over Denis Istomin - who beat then defending-champion Novak Djokovic in the second round here previous year - and No...More..

Public health warning after measles outbreak
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Public health warning after measles outbreak

It said that there was a risk of exposure at the Shannondoc in Dooradoyle, on Thursday, January 4, between 8.40pm and 11.50pm; and on Sunday, January 7, between 1.30pm and 4pm. Meanwhile, more than 120 cases of...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) Shares Bought by Artemis Investment Management LLP

Mastercard Incorporated Cl A now has $171.85B valuation. Shares of Mastercard Incorporated ( NYSE MA ) traded down $0.04 during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching $162.29. The investment managers in our partn...More..

Electric Bike Market Dynamics, Scope, Analysis, Forecast to 2022
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Electric Bike Market Dynamics, Scope, Analysis, Forecast to 2022

Electric Utility Vehicles report catalogs consequential information in the form of graphs/tables to deeply understand Electric Utility Vehicles market . It helps new Electric Utility Vehicles applicants for do...More..

Rats May Not Have Driven the Black Death Plague After All
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Rats May Not Have Driven the Black Death Plague After All

When fleas infected with the Yersinia pestis bacterium bite people, the bacteria can get into the bloodstream and congregate in the lymph nodes of the infected person. Hide Caption 5 of 9 Photos: Rock squirre...More..

Gronk urges teens to quit the 'Tide Pod Challenge'
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Gronk urges teens to quit the 'Tide Pod Challenge'

The journal Pediatrics reported in 2016 that thousands of USA children younger than six were exposed to either laundry detergent packets or dishwasher detergent in 2013 and 2014, majority through ingestion. C...More..

Hyderabad petrol prices touch new high
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Hyderabad petrol prices touch new high

Many are attributing this trend to the rise in crude oil price globally. The price shot up to Rs 75.32 per litre, with diesel at Rs 67.22 per litre, on Tuesday. This explains the renewed calls to the government...More..

Attack on couples by khap panchayat absolutely illegal
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Attack on couples by khap panchayat absolutely illegal

A three-judge bench of the Supreme Court comprising Chief Justice Dipak Mishra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud slammed Centre for failing in controlling attacks on couples who chose to marry som...More..

CCTV footage of attack on biker, woman pillion rider surfaces
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

CCTV footage of attack on biker, woman pillion rider surfaces

The victims who were later identified to be from Darjeeling did not file a police complaint, but the incident came to light after a few TV Channels picked up the footage and telecasted the assault. Bengaluru i...More..

American Red Cross Los Angeles Seeks Blood Donors to Address Winter Shortage
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

American Red Cross Los Angeles Seeks Blood Donors to Address Winter Shortage

However, being the blood group, O negative is often is often required in emergency situations. Type B negative: The blood type that can be transfused to type B Rh-positive and negative patients. "Last week's ...More..

Man hospitalized after holding back sneeze
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Man hospitalized after holding back sneeze

He didn't notice any problems right away, but a couple of hours later he felt pain in his throat and neck. He eventually lost his voice and spent a week in the hospital. He was fed by tube and given intravenous...More..

Smart Entry System Market Comprehensive Analysis 2018 to 2025
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Smart Entry System Market Comprehensive Analysis 2018 to 2025

Smart Meters market volume analysis by product type, applications and major geographical regions . What will the market growth rate , Overview and Analysis by Type of Smart Glasses in 2022? The key fac...More..

Flu cases up statewide, local health department offers prevention tips
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Flu cases up statewide, local health department offers prevention tips

Mandy Cohen said Tuesday. How do you distinguish the flu from other illnesses? Speights notes that each strain of flu is different, and while this year's vaccination may be relatively weak (39% effective) i...More..

Florence Community commemorates Martin Luther King Jr
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Florence Community commemorates Martin Luther King Jr

Martin Luther King, Jr .to skip the president's inauguration past year?" "What I would implore the President to do is to get those books for himself and to read them and then he can begin to understand who M...More..

Peak of the season? Flu numbers continue upwards
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Peak of the season? Flu numbers continue upwards

Fitzgerald said. According to Jernigan, the current influenza season started early and could be peaking. George says usually when you get the flu vaccine, the range of effectiveness is 30 to 40 percent, but t...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

(NASDAQ:MSFT) is Mcrae Capital Management Inc.'s 2nd Largest Position

Johnson Gp Inc holds 1.01% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) for 103,277 shares. It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. Tnb Financial decreased its stake in Fedex Corp (FDX) by 7.45...More..

This nation is making it unlawful to boil dwell lobsters
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

This nation is making it unlawful to boil dwell lobsters

However, scientists are increasingly agreeing with animal rights advocates that crustaceans' nervous systems are sophisticated and complex enough for them to feel huge pain when boiled alive. Bob Bayer , execut...More..