Cognizant’s CEO-to-employee pay widens

This post was originally published on this siteThe Nasdaq-listed company’s median employee compensation was $34,183 in 2018, while the CEO compensation was $14,094,531. The CEO during these years was Francisco D’Souza. D’Souza handed over the role to Brian Humphries, former CEO of Vodafone Business and a member of Vodafone Group’s Executive Committee, effective April 1. … Read moreCognizant’s CEO-to-employee pay widens

Former Federal Correctional Officer Charged With Civil Rights Offense for Assaulting Inmate

This post was originally published on this siteA former senior correctional officer at the Federal Correctional Complex (FCC) in Beaumont, Texas, was indicted yesterday on charges that he used unlawful force on an inmate and then submitted a false incident report, announced Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband of the Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division, … Read moreFormer Federal Correctional Officer Charged With Civil Rights Offense for Assaulting Inmate

West Palm Beach Man Sentenced to Prison for Sex Trafficking of a Minor and Child Pornography

This post was originally published on this siteSteven Snipe, 27, of West Palm Beach, Florida, was sentenced yesterday in federal court to 15 years in prison after previously pleading guilty to one count of sex trafficking a minor and one count of producing child pornography, announced Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband of the Department of … Read moreWest Palm Beach Man Sentenced to Prison for Sex Trafficking of a Minor and Child Pornography

Georgia Precious Metals Broker Sentenced to Prison for Willfully Failing to File Tax Returns

This post was originally published on this siteAn Atlanta precious metals broker was sentenced to 21 months in prison today following his Dec. 12, 2018, conviction by a federal jury on three counts of failing to file income tax returns, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division. … Read moreGeorgia Precious Metals Broker Sentenced to Prison for Willfully Failing to File Tax Returns

Former Service Provider at State Supported Living Center in Texas Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Offense After Kicking Resident in the Face

This post was originally published on this siteTesa Keith, 37, pleaded guilty yesterday to violating the civil rights of a resident at the San Angelo State Supported Living Center in San Angelo, Texas, announced Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband of the Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division, U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas … Read moreFormer Service Provider at State Supported Living Center in Texas Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Offense After Kicking Resident in the Face

Mexico raids freight train carrying migrants

This post was originally published on this site MEXICO CITY – Mexican federal police and immigration agents have raided a train in southern Mexico carrying hundreds of migrants and removed them. The National immigration Institute says the raid occurred Wednesday in Oaxaca state. It says about 100 migrants “accepted the aid of the institute,” but … Read moreMexico raids freight train carrying migrants

Mexico raids freight train carrying migrants

This post was originally published on this sitepublished 2019-05-01 22:17:57 by MEXICO CITY – Mexican federal police and immigration agents have raided a train in southern Mexico carrying hundreds of migrants and removed them. The National immigration Institute says the raid occurred Wednesday in Oaxaca state. It says about 100 migrants “accepted the aid of … Read moreMexico raids freight train carrying migrants

The Accelerating Decay of the Middle Class

This post was originally published on this siteIronically, their ample compensation allows them to avoid the poor-quality services they’ve designed for everyone below them. If we define middle class by the security of household income and what that income can buy rather than by an income level, what do we conclude? We have little choice but to conclude the middle class is … Read moreThe Accelerating Decay of the Middle Class

HIA Says New Home Sales Show Signs of Stabilising

This post was originally published on this siteThe HIA New Home Sales report for March shows that across the state’s New South Wales (4.8 per cent), South Australia (8.6 per cent) and Western Australia (2.3 per cent) all experienced an increase in new home sales compared to the previous month. Queensland experience a decrease of … Read moreHIA Says New Home Sales Show Signs of Stabilising

What Tim Cook said on Apple’s strategy in India

This post was originally published on this siteIn April, Apple reduced the price of iPhone X by 22%. Cook reiterated that India is a very important market in the long-term. “It’s a challenging market in the short-term. But we’re learning a lot. We have started manufacturing there, which is very important to be able to … Read moreWhat Tim Cook said on Apple’s strategy in India

NAB 1H19 Cuts Dividend, Mortgage Arrears Rise

This post was originally published on this siteNAB reported their IH2019 results today. The statutory net profit in 1H19 was $2,694 million dollars, which is 9.3% lower compared with the 2H18, but 4.3% higher than 1H18. Significantly they dropped the dividend to 83 cents per share, a drop of 16.2% compared with 1H18 – this … Read moreNAB 1H19 Cuts Dividend, Mortgage Arrears Rise

U.S. Department of Commerce Initiates Antidumping Duty and Countervailing Duty Investigations of Imports of Ceramic Tile from China

This post was originally published on this siteU.S. Department of Commerce Initiates Antidumping Duty and Countervailing Duty Investigations of Imports of Ceramic Tile from China kcpullen@doc.gov Wed, 05/01/2019 – 19:18 Trade enforcement FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, May 1, 2019 Office of Public Affairs (202) 482-4883 publicaffairs@doc.gov Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce announced the initiation … Read moreU.S. Department of Commerce Initiates Antidumping Duty and Countervailing Duty Investigations of Imports of Ceramic Tile from China

Delta to resume nonstop flights to Mumbai, but from NYC instead of Atlanta

This post was originally published on this siteNRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, May 1, 2019: Delta Air Lines announced it will relaunch its nonstop service to Mumbai beginning December 22 of this year, but the flight will leave from New York City instead of Atlanta. Delta first offered service between Atlanta and Mumbai from Atlanta … Read moreDelta to resume nonstop flights to Mumbai, but from NYC instead of Atlanta

Making News: On National Radio Tonight to Update the China Trade Talks…& More!

This post was originally published on this siteI’m pleased to announce that I’m scheduled to return to John Batchelor’s nationally syndicated radio show tonight to help John and co-host Gordon G. Chang provide an update on the fast-moving U.S.-China trade talks.  The segment is slated to start at 9 PM EST and you can listen … Read moreMaking News: On National Radio Tonight to Update the China Trade Talks…& More!

Jaish chief Azhar declared global terrorist, India hails move

This post was originally published on this siteUnited Nations, May 1 (IANS) In a huge diplomatic victory for India and a blow to Pakistan, the UN Security Council on Wednesday declared Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist, a move that was being blocked by China for nearly 10 years. Soon after the sanctions … Read moreJaish chief Azhar declared global terrorist, India hails move

Why the Case of Jordanian-Mexican Smuggler Who Transported Yemenis over the Texas Border Is Important

This post was originally published on this site Those who ridicule the idea that “special interest aliens” present any sort of security threat should have attended the press conference I attended yesterday in San Antonio. There, a coterie of ranking, highly credentialed professional homeland security officials gave articulate voice to the often-mocked national security threat issue … Read moreWhy the Case of Jordanian-Mexican Smuggler Who Transported Yemenis over the Texas Border Is Important

Do majority governments really provide better governance than coalition governments? The record shows otherwise

This post was originally published on this siteBy ‘Americai’ V Narayanan and Kavya Narayanan In a campaign in Kanyakumari, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in March the choice for the people was between stability and instability – supposedly represented by BJP and… Please follow and like us:

Human Smugglers Busted in Mexico with 60 Central American Migrants

This post was originally published on this sitepublished 2019-05-01 13:54:11 by Robert Arce Six human smugglers were arrested and 60 Central American migrants were apprehended after an illegal caravan was stopped in Veracruz. State police from the Secretaría de Seguridad Pública (SSP) halted a suspicious caravan of four vehicles traveling along the Minatitlán-Acayucan Highway earlier this … Read moreHuman Smugglers Busted in Mexico with 60 Central American Migrants

Half of 11.7 lakh international students from China and India

This post was originally published on this siteCollectively, the number of “active” students from these countries, at 5.8 lakh, comprised 49.5% of the total international students who hold an F visa or an M visa for academic and vocational studies, respectively. The data was released recently in its raw form by the US department of … Read moreHalf of 11.7 lakh international students from China and India

Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Subcommittee Hearing: H.R. 1199, H.R. 1200, H.R. 1126, H.R. 1628, H.R. 1826, and other draft legislation

This post was originally published on this siteOn Wednesday, May 1, 2019, the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs will hold the rescheduled legislative hearing on H.R. 1199, H.R. 1200, H.R. 1126, H.R. 1628, H.R. 1826, a draft bill to permit the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a grant … Read moreDisability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Subcommittee Hearing: H.R. 1199, H.R. 1200, H.R. 1126, H.R. 1628, H.R. 1826, and other draft legislation

H.Res.329

This post was originally published on this siteProviding for consideration of the bill (H.R. 9) to direct the President to develop a plan for the United States to meet its nationally determined contribution under the Paris Agreement, and for other purposes. (05/01/2019 legislative day) Please follow and like us:

Atlanta’s Sahish Reddy wins Drive, Chip and Putt title at Augusta National

This post was originally published on this siteNRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, May 1, 2019: Atlanta’s Sahish Reddy was one of eight junior golfers (4 boys and 4 girls) crowned at the sixth annual Drive, Chip and Putt National Finals at Augusta National Golf Club on April 28, 2019. Reddy won the male 10- … Read moreAtlanta’s Sahish Reddy wins Drive, Chip and Putt title at Augusta National

Im-Politic: The Mueller Letter Coverage Shows the Need for a Journalism Hall of Shame

This post was originally published on this siteHere are two suggestions for the folks at Columbia University’s journalism school who each year award the Pulitzer Prizes for that so-called profession: First, in addition to citing reporters and editors whose work supposedly embodies journalistic excellence, they should identify news people whose performance is a complete disgrace. … Read moreIm-Politic: The Mueller Letter Coverage Shows the Need for a Journalism Hall of Shame

Tax filing falls 1% in FY19, indicating overall slowdown: Report

This post was originally published on this siteThe number of people filing income tax returns has declined by a full 1 per cent in fiscal 2019, despite the increased government focus to broaden the base, indicating a deepening slowdown in the overall economy, says a brokerage report. Citing official data, a report by brokerage Kotak … Read moreTax filing falls 1% in FY19, indicating overall slowdown: Report

Poll Finds Growing Concern over Southern Border

This post was originally published on this site Wed, May 1st 2019 @ 11:34 am EDT A new Washington Post/ABC poll finds that Americans are increasing growing more concerned about the situation along the Southern border. 80% of adults are “seriously concerned” about the situation or consider it a crisis. Registered voters are slightly more … Read morePoll Finds Growing Concern over Southern Border

Tackling inequities with transparency & community

This post was originally published on this siteIn these times of growing economic and political inequality, cities are often on the frontlines of dealing with the consequences of inequity. Issues such as housing affordability, health disparities, and economic exclusion have forced cities to become increasingly concerned with how they they are using their limited resources … Read moreTackling inequities with transparency & community

HHS Office for Civil Rights overhauled its mission and vision statements on its website

This post was originally published on this site A side-by-side comparison of a portion of the March 6, 2019 and April 30, 2019 versions of OCR’s “OCR Leadership” page, as captured by the Internet Archive’s Wayback Machine. This change occurred between April 24, 2019 and April 30, 2019, according to WIP’s website monitoring software. At … Read moreHHS Office for Civil Rights overhauled its mission and vision statements on its website

The International Trade Administration Celebrates World Trade Month

This post was originally published on this siteGilbert Kaplan is the Under Secretary of Commerce for the International Trade Administration  During World Trade Month, the International Trade Administration (ITA) will celebrate our commitment to preserving free, fair, and reciprocal trade that enhances American prosperity. Our nation is among the most innovative and open economies in … Read moreThe International Trade Administration Celebrates World Trade Month

Future course of action after holistic legal advice, says NSE chief

This post was originally published on this siteNational Stock Exchange chief Vikram Limaye on Wednesday said there is “light at the end of the tunnel” after the Sebi orders in co-location case and all legal options will be explored before deciding the future course of action. Limaye also asserted that there would be no bearing … Read moreFuture course of action after holistic legal advice, says NSE chief