Pentagon Ends Afghan Pilot Training After Nearly Half Went AWOL

This post was originally published on this site The United States military “disbanded” a United States-based Afghan pilot training program after over 40 percent of the trainees went absent without leave (AWOL), the U.S. Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR), a watchdog agency, revealed this week. Although SIGAR did not provide updated data on … Read morePentagon Ends Afghan Pilot Training After Nearly Half Went AWOL

Jaypee panel to take up NBCC offer on Thursday

This post was originally published on this siteLess than 23.5% of the votes were in favour of Suraksha’s bid against the requirement of 66%, interim resolution professional Anuj Jain said in a stock exchange filing. This is the second time that Suraksha has failed to make the cut with the latest development putting a fresh … Read moreJaypee panel to take up NBCC offer on Thursday

Builder can’t charge higher GST for location, parking

This post was originally published on this siteThe Authority on Advance Ruling in West Bengal concluded that services such as preferential location and facilities like car parking in apartments should be treated as “composite construction service” and attract the same levy as construction. The builders will now have to charge 5% GST on services bundled … Read moreBuilder can’t charge higher GST for location, parking

Florida Legislature Clears Anti-Sanctuary Bill

This post was originally published on this site Fri, May 3rd 2019 @ 4:50 pm EDT Yesterday, the Florida state legislature passed SB 168, a bill that would prohibit local governments from adopting illegal-alien sanctuary policies and ensure that criminal aliens are not released into local communities. It now heads to Gov. Ron DeSantis, who … Read moreFlorida Legislature Clears Anti-Sanctuary Bill

Bhushan Steel ex-CFO held, 3 banks under lens

This post was originally published on this siteThe role of three public sector lenders — State Bank of India, Punjab National Bank and Uco Bank — is under the scanner for allegedly issuing letters of credit based on the false documents. SFIO suspects that letters of credit (LC), a widely used instrument guaranteeing that a … Read moreBhushan Steel ex-CFO held, 3 banks under lens

Mexico begins deporting members of migrant caravan after shelter riot

This post was originally published on this site TAPACHULA, Mexico — In a week that has seen the latest migrant caravans largely stalled in southern Mexico, there are further signs that Mexico is honoring a commitment to crack down on those attempting to reach the U.S. border. On Thursday, Fox News captured video of Mexican … Read moreMexico begins deporting members of migrant caravan after shelter riot

Mexico begins deporting members of migrant caravan after shelter riot

This post was originally published on this sitepublished 2019-05-03 14:12:03 by Griff Jenkins TAPACHULA, Mexico — In a week that has seen the latest migrant caravans largely stalled in southern Mexico, there are further signs that Mexico is honoring a commitment to crack down on those attempting to reach the U.S. border. On Thursday, Fox … Read moreMexico begins deporting members of migrant caravan after shelter riot

The Latest in Immigration Fraud: Heterosexuals Who Lie About Being Gay

This post was originally published on this site We at the Center often get interesting mail, usually about someone trying to beat the immigration law, sometimes successfully, sometimes not. Today’s stories are about two heterosexuals from Uganda, a woman and a man, both of whom lied about their sexual preferences — proclaiming falsely that they … Read moreThe Latest in Immigration Fraud: Heterosexuals Who Lie About Being Gay

Democrats Slam Reinstatement of SSA ‘No-Match’ Letters

This post was originally published on this site Fri, May 3rd 2019 @ 1:10 pm EDT A group of House Democrats wrote the Social Security Administration (SSA) demanding the retraction of an order that reinstated Employer Correction Request Notices, also known as “no-match” letters. The letters inform employers that information reported on an employee’s W-2 form … Read moreDemocrats Slam Reinstatement of SSA ‘No-Match’ Letters

U.S. Tech Worker Defender Cissna Deserves to Keep USCIS Job

This post was originally published on this siteJust days before Congress adjourned for its spring recess, Capitol Hill rumors circulated that U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Director Francis Cissna was in the departure lounge, soon to be removed. Since President Trump fired Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and Secret Service Director Randolph Alles, gossip-crazed Washington … Read moreU.S. Tech Worker Defender Cissna Deserves to Keep USCIS Job

Iconic RK Studios to make way for residential, shopping complex

This post was originally published on this siteMumbai, May 3 (IANS) The show will no longer go on at the iconic 71-year- old RK Studios. It will now make way for a swank residential complex-cum-shopping plaza through its new owner, realty major Godrej Properties Ltd., an official said here on Friday. The GPL has purchased the … Read moreIconic RK Studios to make way for residential, shopping complex

Pharma billionaire John Kapoor convicted of opioid racketeering

This post was originally published on this siteNRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, May 3, 2019: The founder and four former executives of Insys Therapeutics Inc. were convicted on May 2 by a federal jury in Boston in connection with bribing medical practitioners to prescribe Subsys, a highly-addictive sublingual fentanyl spray intended for cancer patients … Read morePharma billionaire John Kapoor convicted of opioid racketeering

‘Workforce Housing’ Will Further Handicap Those Living in Poverty

This post was originally published on this siteAmerican City and Suburb Leaders Seek to Divert Funds from the Needy to Help Homeowners Making Six-Figure Salaries In a cruel political twist, governors, mayors, and legislators in cities with rampant homelessness are now proposing “workforce housing” subsidy loans for … Continue reading → The post ‘Workforce Housing’ … Read more‘Workforce Housing’ Will Further Handicap Those Living in Poverty

HUL Q4 net profit rises 13.8% to Rs 1,538 crore

This post was originally published on this site FMCG major Hindustan Unilever (HUL) on Thursday reported a 13.84 per cent increase in its net profit to Rs 1,538 crore for the quarter ended March 31. The company had posted a net profit of Rs 1,351 crore in the January-March quarter of the previous fiscal. Please … Read moreHUL Q4 net profit rises 13.8% to Rs 1,538 crore

Never denied I hold a Canadian passport: Akshay

This post was originally published on this siteMumbai, May 3 (IANS) Actor Akshay Kumar on Friday issued a statement regarding the controversy over his citizenship. He says he has never hidden or denied that he holds a Canadian passport and that he doesn’t understand the unwarranted interest and negativity about it. “I really don’t understand the … Read moreNever denied I hold a Canadian passport: Akshay

US.-based Afghan pilot training program ends after nearly half of pilots go AWOL

This post was originally published on this site An Afghan pilot conducts training in a C-208 Caravan over Kabul, Afghanistan as part of the Train Advise and Assist Command’s mission on Dec. 18, 2018.  (Sr. Amn. Maygan Straight/Air Force) A U.S.-based program to train Afghan attack pilots has shuttered after nearly half of trainees went … Read moreUS.-based Afghan pilot training program ends after nearly half of pilots go AWOL

India again extends retaliatory tariff deadline on US products till May 16

This post was originally published on this siteThe deadline to impose retaliatory import duties on 29 US products, including almond, walnut and pulses, has been extended from May 2 till May 16. These deadlines were extended several times since June 2018, when India decided to impose these duties in retaliation to a move by the … Read moreIndia again extends retaliatory tariff deadline on US products till May 16

Bitcoin jumps as much as 6% to new six-month high

This post was originally published on this siteBitcoin climbed more than 6 per cent to briefly break $5,700, its highest since November 14. It was last at $5,680 on the Bitstamp exchange, taking gains this year for the original and biggest virtual currency to nearly 55 per cent. Other major cryptocurrencies such as ethereum and … Read moreBitcoin jumps as much as 6% to new six-month high

US.-based Afghan pilot training program ends after nearly half of pilots go AWOL

This post was originally published on this sitepublished 2019-05-03 05:31:52 by Louis Casiano An Afghan pilot conducts training in a C-208 Caravan over Kabul, Afghanistan as part of the Train Advise and Assist Command’s mission on Dec. 18, 2018.  (Sr. Amn. Maygan Straight/Air Force) A U.S.-based program to train Afghan attack pilots has shuttered after … Read moreUS.-based Afghan pilot training program ends after nearly half of pilots go AWOL

US.-based Afghan pilot training program ends after nearly half of pilots go AWOL

This post was originally published on this sitepublished 2019-05-03 05:31:52 by Louis Casiano An Afghan pilot conducts training in a C-208 Caravan over Kabul, Afghanistan as part of the Train Advise and Assist Command’s mission on Dec. 18, 2018.  (Sr. Amn. Maygan Straight/Air Force) A U.S.-based program to train Afghan attack pilots has shuttered after … Read moreUS.-based Afghan pilot training program ends after nearly half of pilots go AWOL

Jobless rate highest since October 2016: CMIE data

This post was originally published on this siteThe figures could be a setback for PM Narendra Modi during a general election that will end on May 19, with opposition parties criticising the government over weak farm prices and low job growth. The government recently withheld jobs data because officials said they needed to check its … Read moreJobless rate highest since October 2016: CMIE data

50,000 companies at risk of SAP systems hack: Report

This post was originally published on this siteUp to 50,000 companies running SAP software are at greater risk of being hacked after security researchers found new ways to exploit vulnerabilities of systems. The German software giant said it issued guidance on how to correctly configure the security settings in 2009 and 2013. It was found … Read more50,000 companies at risk of SAP systems hack: Report

Cyclone ‘Fani’: IOC to ensure uninterrupted supply

This post was originally published on this siteCyclone ‘Fani’ is the worst storm since 2014 and had prompted authorities to shift more than a million people to safer places. IOC is continuing to operate its 15 million tonne per annum capacity refinery at Paradip on Odisha coast. The refinery is designed to withstand cyclones with … Read moreCyclone ‘Fani’: IOC to ensure uninterrupted supply

Dangerous Derivatives And Why Our Banks Are Hiding Them

This post was originally published on this siteI discuss the risks to our banks from the poorly understood derivatives sector with Robbie Barwick from the CEC. It’s one BIG problem! Wilson Sy’s Paper: RBA Data: Link to Video: Please share this post to help to spread the word about the state of things…. Caveat Emptor! … Read moreDangerous Derivatives And Why Our Banks Are Hiding Them

BONUS: Tax the Rich! (with Tax March Executive Director Maura Quint)

This post was originally published on this siteOur friends at the Tax March, a national progressive tax awareness coalition, just launched a new campaign called “Tax the Rich” which urges every Democrat in Congress and every presidential candidate to support taxing the country’s wealthiest people. Zach talked to the Executive Director of Tax March, Maura … Read moreBONUS: Tax the Rich! (with Tax March Executive Director Maura Quint)

Tax the Rich! (with Tax March Executive Director Maura Quint)

This post was originally published on this siteOur friends at the Tax March, a national progressive tax awareness coalition, just launched a new campaign called “Tax the Rich” which urges every Democrat in Congress and every presidential candidate to support taxing the country’s wealthiest people. Zach talked to the Executive Director of Tax March, Maura … Read moreTax the Rich! (with Tax March Executive Director Maura Quint)

Barr Battle, 1% Rates Cut & Poynter Institute is Pointless

This post was originally published on this siteBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com (WNW 382 5.3.19) Attorney General William Barr refused to show up for a House of Representatives request for him to testify on Trump collusion that has now proven to be a hoax by the Mueller report. There are calls by Democrats to impeach Barr. … Read moreBarr Battle, 1% Rates Cut & Poynter Institute is Pointless