Sensex, Nifty start on a positive note

Domestic equity benchmarks BSE sensex and NSE Nifty started on a positive note on Wednesday tracking firm cues from global markets after US President Donald Trump hinted at the possibility of a trade deal with China in the future. After surging over 200 points in early session, the 30-share index was trading 98.07 points, or … Read moreSensex, Nifty start on a positive note

After ‘996’, Ma’s ‘669’ advice: Sex for 6 days, 6 times

After advocating people to follow the spirit of “996” (9 am to 9 pm, six days a week at workplace), Alibaba founder Jack Ma now has given another advice for an improved life: Follow the spirit of “669” (sex for six days, six times, with duration being the key). According to a report in Daily … Read moreAfter ‘996’, Ma’s ‘669’ advice: Sex for 6 days, 6 times

Attorney General William P. Barr to Travel to El Salvador to Advance Key Department of Justice Priorities

Today, the Attorney General will travel to El Salvador to meet with deployed Department of Justice employees, diplomats, and law enforcement officials from the Northern Triangle countries to advance key Department priorities, including interdicting illegal narcotics, dismantling MS-13, the 18th Street Gang and other transnational criminal organizations, and combatting illegal migration and human trafficking. While … Read moreAttorney General William P. Barr to Travel to El Salvador to Advance Key Department of Justice Priorities

Former Louisiana Corrections Officers Sentenced for Roles in a Conspiracy to Cover up Abuse of Inmates

Two former corrections officers at the Richwood Correctional Center were sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Monroe, Louisiana, for their roles in a conspiracy to cover up the abuse of inmates by officers. The defendants — Demario Shaffer, 34, of Delhi, Louisiana, and David Parker, 28, of Tallulah, Louisiana, previously pleaded guilty to conspiring … Read moreFormer Louisiana Corrections Officers Sentenced for Roles in a Conspiracy to Cover up Abuse of Inmates

Opening Statement of Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Matt M. Dummermuth of the Office of Justice Programs Before the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

Chairman Hoeven, Vice Chairman Udall, and Members of the Committee, thank you for this opportunity to discuss President Trump’s budget request for fiscal year (FY) 2020, particularly the substantial investments he proposes to support public safety in American Indian and Alaska Native communities. My name is Matt Dummermuth, and I am the Principal Deputy Assistant … Read moreOpening Statement of Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Matt M. Dummermuth of the Office of Justice Programs Before the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

Facebook tightens live-streaming in crackdown on violence

FB is tightening access to livestreaming to prevent the rampant sharing of graphic video as took place with the Christchurch massacre. A “one-strike” policy at Facebook Live will be applied to a broader range of offenses, with those who violate serious policies suspended from using the feature after a single offense. Please follow and like … Read moreFacebook tightens live-streaming in crackdown on violence

15.2% Fall In New Homes Being Built

HIA released its quarterly economic and industry outlook report today. They plea for weaker lending standards to revitalise the residential construction sector. In other words let the debt bomb get ever bigger! The State and National Outlook Reports include updated forecasts for new home building and renovations activity for Australia and each of the eight … Read more15.2% Fall In New Homes Being Built

The Economy Has Fundamentally Changed in the 21st Century–and Not for the Better

The net result is we have an economy that’s supposedly expanding smartly while our well-being and financial security are collapsing. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and other metrics of economic activity don’t measure either broad-based prosperity or well-being. Elites skimming financialization profits by expanding corporate debt and issuing more loans to commoners while spending more on their … Read moreThe Economy Has Fundamentally Changed in the 21st Century–and Not for the Better

Explain H-1B delays: US court

A US district court judge has recently ordered the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to provide explanations for the massive delays and denials in H-1B adjudications. USCIS will also have to provide explanations regarding the change in its rule that has adversely impacted IT service companies. Explanations from the USCIS are due in … Read moreExplain H-1B delays: US court

Pilot accuses Air India commander of harassment, probe ordered

A senior Air India woman captain has alleged sexual harassment by a commander of the same airline. The woman captain’s complaint, filed with the airline, says ‘the unfortunate incident’ happened on May 5, 2019 in Hyderabad where she was being trained by the commander. An AI spokesman said the company has set up a high-level … Read morePilot accuses Air India commander of harassment, probe ordered

Someone has to lose in order for first homebuyers to win!

The Grattan Institute published an interesting article in The Conversation. They argue that Labor’s policies are more likely to impact housing affordability than The Coalition. But right at the end of the article, they still preach lack of supply is the problem. This is not the case. First, we have more than 1 million vacant … Read moreSomeone has to lose in order for first homebuyers to win!

House Passes Legislation to Extend Benefits to Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – – Today, Chairman Mark Takano (D-Cali.) and Ranking Member Dr. Phil Roe (R-Tenn.) released the following statements after the House passed the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019, H.R. 299. The bill unanimously passed the House, 410 – 0.  “I am so proud to say the House has finally passed … Read moreHouse Passes Legislation to Extend Benefits to Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans

Chairman Takano: Today We Will Finally Give Blue Water Navy Veterans The Justice They Deserve

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Chairman Mark Takano praised bipartisan action on H.R. 299, the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2019, ahead of a historic vote on the floor of the House of Representatives.   Chairman Mark Takano’s remarks as delivered can be viewed here and found below:   … Read moreChairman Takano: Today We Will Finally Give Blue Water Navy Veterans The Justice They Deserve

Middlesex County, New Jersey Indian CPA Amit Govil Gets Prison Time For Filing False Tax Return

Amit Govil (58) of New Brunswick, NJ sentenced today to 27 months in prison for under-reporting his income on his personal tax return. Licensed as a Certified Public Accountant in New York and New Jersey, Amit Govil managed to avoid paying more than $672,000 in taxes by filing false tax return. According to the court … Read moreMiddlesex County, New Jersey Indian CPA Amit Govil Gets Prison Time For Filing False Tax Return

Pape Material Handling to Pay $650,000 to Settle EEOC National Origin Harassment Lawsuit

Pape Material Handling, Inc., a nationwide company that sells, rents, and services forklift products, will pay $650,000 to settle a harassment lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the federal agency announced today. This settlement was approved by the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California. Please follow and like … Read morePape Material Handling to Pay $650,000 to Settle EEOC National Origin Harassment Lawsuit

Personal insolvencies fall in most capital cities in March quarter 2019

The Australian Financial Security Authority (AFSA) released regional personal insolvency statistics for the March quarter 2019. The exception was Greater Darwin, and WA continues to experience high levels of insolvency. In the March quarter 2019, debtors who entered a new personal insolvency in Greater Sydney fell by 156 (-12.6%) to 1,082; Wyong (60) was the … Read morePersonal insolvencies fall in most capital cities in March quarter 2019