After Mahalakshmi Temple yesterday, Hindu Temple of Atlanta in Riverdale robbed this afternoon

This post was originally published on this siteBY VEENA RAO Atlanta, GA, May 17, 2019: In what appears to be well-orchestrated thefts at temples across Georgia, jewelry was stolen off the deities at the Hindu Temple of Atlanta in Riverdale this afternoon. The news comes just a day after the Mahalakshmi Temple in Cumming was … Read moreAfter Mahalakshmi Temple yesterday, Hindu Temple of Atlanta in Riverdale robbed this afternoon

Poor rain may hit rural demand: Nestle CMD

This post was originally published on this siteFood inflation, as measured by the wholesale price index, has soared to a 33-month high.“If monsoon is less than optimal, definitely there will be a dampening effect as far as rural demand is concerned, one has already started seeing those manifest,” said Nestle India chairman Suresh Narayanan. India’s … Read morePoor rain may hit rural demand: Nestle CMD

Insurers can’t deny cover for mental illness, adventure sports enthusiasts

This post was originally published on this site Insurance regulator IRDAI on Friday came out with new rules that will have widespread ramifications for health insurers and the general public. Insurers henceforth cannot decline coverage to those who have used opioids or anti-depressants. Nor can they exclude those with a history of clinical depression, personality … Read moreInsurers can’t deny cover for mental illness, adventure sports enthusiasts

Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross on President Trump’s Section 232 Tariff Modifications

This post was originally published on this siteStatement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross on President Trump’s Section 232 Tariff Modifications ASowah@doc.gov Fri, 05/17/2019 – 19:39 Trade enforcement FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, May 17, 2019 President Donald J. Trump’s strategy has worked. By acting in the best interests of our national security, the President’s … Read moreStatement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross on President Trump’s Section 232 Tariff Modifications

Talking Points Suggest E-Verify Is Part of the President’s New Immigration Plan

This post was originally published on this site The addition of E-Verify to the president’s proposal shows how serious he is to craft an immigration system that will protect American workers—both United States citizens and aliens who have already been lawfully admitted. John Wahala May 17, 2019 – 5:32pm The key that shuts off the … Read moreTalking Points Suggest E-Verify Is Part of the President’s New Immigration Plan

IOC taps US equity oil, extra Saudi supplies to fill Iran void

This post was originally published on this site Indian Oil Corporation chairman Sanjiv Singh on Friday said the term contracts have been signed with Equinor (formerly Statoil) of Norway and Sontrach of Algeria for a total volume of 4.6 million tonne in 2019. According to US agencies, both companies have a stake in oil and … Read moreIOC taps US equity oil, extra Saudi supplies to fill Iran void

Rep. Axne Applauds House Passage of the Bipartisan Equality Act

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) voted to pass H.R. 5, the bipartisan Equality Act, to ensure that all LGBTQ Americans are granted the full protections guaranteed by federal civil rights law.  The Equality Act extends anti-discrimination protections to LGBTQ Americans with regard to employment, education, … Read moreRep. Axne Applauds House Passage of the Bipartisan Equality Act

In brazen daylight robbery, thieves steal gold jewelry off deities at Sri Mahalakshmi Temple

This post was originally published on this siteBY VEENA RAO Atlanta, GA, May 17, 2019: A brazen band of six thieves- three men and three women, stole gold jewelry worth $15,000 off the deities at Sri Mahalakshmi Temple in Cumming, GA in broad daylight on Thursday, May 17th. Two males distracted the two priests in … Read moreIn brazen daylight robbery, thieves steal gold jewelry off deities at Sri Mahalakshmi Temple

Im-Politic: Claims that Trump Has Betrayed His Voters Economically Look Weaker than Ever

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Trump has betrayed all the (tens of millions) of working class and/or rural voters who supported him in 2016 – that’s been one of the most popular claims by his opponents politics and journalism alike. (See, e.g., this post.)  Even so, the evidence to the contrary being … Read moreIm-Politic: Claims that Trump Has Betrayed His Voters Economically Look Weaker than Ever

The Normalization and Institutionalization of Fraud

This post was originally published on this siteNormalizing and institutionalizing fraud undermines the foundations of the economy and the financial system. I am indebted to Manoj Samanta (twitter: @flation_debate) for the insightful concept the commoditization of fraud. The first step in the commoditization of fraud is to normalize fraud as Business as Usual (BAU) to the point that it’s no longer … Read moreThe Normalization and Institutionalization of Fraud

Report: President May Invoke Insurrection Act to Remove Illegal Aliens

This post was originally published on this site Fri, May 17th 2019 @ 1:35 pm EDT The Daily Caller spoke to multiple senior Administration officials who said President Trump is planning to use the Insurrection Act of 1807 to remove illegal aliens from the United States. The Act was last used by President George H.W. … Read moreReport: President May Invoke Insurrection Act to Remove Illegal Aliens

EB-5 and the Company it Keeps – a Vignette

This post was originally published on this site EB-5 investments in charter schools can produce excellent benefits for a select few, but not always for the more numerous groups, such as citizen taxpayers, kids, and teachers, nor for the aliens themselves.   Matthew Sussis May 17, 2019 – 12:59pm David North Please follow and like … Read moreEB-5 and the Company it Keeps – a Vignette

“THE CHINA TRADE WAR: NATIONAL SECURITY ON THE LINE: Trump’s response demonstrates uncommon leadership.”

This post was originally published on this site Hi Gang: On May 16, 2019 FrontPage published my latest article: THE CHINA TRADE WAR: NATIONAL SECURITY ON THE LINE: Trump’s response demonstrates uncommon leadership. Kindly forward this e-mail to your senators and congressional representatives and to as many folks as you can and then ask that … Read more“THE CHINA TRADE WAR: NATIONAL SECURITY ON THE LINE: Trump’s response demonstrates uncommon leadership.”

In trade war with US, China’s GDP may fall 1%

This post was originally published on this siteA high ranking Chinese official has said that the ongoing trade war with the US could slash China’s GDP by one per cent, in a first such admission by Beijing that the tariff war with Washington is biting the world’s second largest economy. The Chinese economy which is … Read moreIn trade war with US, China’s GDP may fall 1%

CPA Op-Ed: Illinois’ tax system dings local manufacturers. Here’s a fix.

This post was originally published on this siteEditors note: Zach Mottl is a member of the CPA board. Over the past two decades, Illinois has lost roughly 280,000 manufacturing jobs. And as those good-paying jobs have departed, so too have many longtime residents. Illinois has now lost population for five consecutive years, with 45,000 residents … Read moreCPA Op-Ed: Illinois’ tax system dings local manufacturers. Here’s a fix.

Arizona Health Companies to Pay $545,000 to Settle EEOC Disability and Pregnancy Discrimination Suit

This post was originally published on this siteCarondelet Health Network and Ascension Health, which owned and operated three southern Arizona hospitals, will pay $545,000 to six individuals and provide other significant relief to settle a lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the agency announced today. The EEOC’s lawsuit alleged that the … Read moreArizona Health Companies to Pay $545,000 to Settle EEOC Disability and Pregnancy Discrimination Suit

Will green card turn into ‘Build America’ visa?

This post was originally published on this siteDonald Trump has said he will replace the existing green cards with ‘Build America’ visa while unveiling a new merit and points-based immigration policy that seeks to increase the quota for highly-skilled workers from 12 to 57%. Every year the US issues nearly 1.1 million green cards. Please … Read moreWill green card turn into ‘Build America’ visa?

Rep. Axne Demands Answers Following Veteran Death

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON – Following reports of the untimely death of a veteran who had been receiving care at the Community Living Center (CLC) at the Des Moines Veteran Affairs Medical Center (VAMC), U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) requested the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) provide information on policies and procedures at … Read moreRep. Axne Demands Answers Following Veteran Death

Rep. Axne Demands Answers Following Veteran Death

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON – Following reports of the untimely death of a veteran who had been receiving care at the Community Living Center (CLC) at the Des Moines Veteran Affairs Medical Center (VAMC), U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) requested the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) provide information on policies and procedures … Read moreRep. Axne Demands Answers Following Veteran Death

Is Your Car Too Small? Lyft Bans Subcompact Cars

This post was originally published on this siteFor many drivers, subcompact vehicles are their vehicle of choice due to their usually reasonable gas consumption and maneuverability. However, drivers ability to choose some of the subcompacts may be changing when it comes to Lyft’s new policy. Why did Lyft alter its policy? What does it mean … Read moreIs Your Car Too Small? Lyft Bans Subcompact Cars

Mpasis CEO Nitin Rakesh wins America’s premier business award

This post was originally published on this siteBusiness, May 17 (IANS) India’s leading IT solutions provider Mphasis on Friday said its Chief Executive Nitin Rakesh was named winner of the 2019 Gold Stevie award for ‘Tech Innovator of the Year’ (Services) by the New York-based premier 17th Annual American Business Awards in the US. “Mphasis has … Read moreMpasis CEO Nitin Rakesh wins America’s premier business award

SRK thrilled, honored to share his story with David Letterman

This post was originally published on this siteNew York, May 17 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who engaged in a candid interview with American talk show host David Letterman, says he was thrilled and honoured to share his story with one of the most famous talk show personalities. “I’ve watched David Letterman’s late-night talk show for … Read moreSRK thrilled, honored to share his story with David Letterman

Spencer’s Retail to acquire Nature’s Basket for Rs 300 crore

This post was originally published on this siteRP-Sanjiv Goenka Group’s retail arm Spencer’s Retail has acquired food and grocery retail chain Nature’s Basket from Godrej Group in an all-cash deal of Rs 300 crore. This will give Spencer’s an all-India footprint as the Godrej retail firm has a strong presence in Mumbai and Pune. Please … Read moreSpencer’s Retail to acquire Nature’s Basket for Rs 300 crore

Sensex shoots up 537 points; Nifty ends above 11,400

This post was originally published on this siteEquity indices finished the week with huge gains as focus shifted on the exit polls results, scheduled to be released on May 19. The benchmark BSE sensex on Friday soared 573 points or 1.44 per cent to close at 37,931, while the broader NSE Nifty moved 150 points … Read moreSensex shoots up 537 points; Nifty ends above 11,400

Deportee tried to re-enter US with boy not his son, ICE says amid child-smuggling crackdown

This post was originally published on this sitepublished 2019-05-17 05:42:57 by Danielle Wallace A Honduran man who had been deported in 2013 was charged with alien smuggling in Texas last week for trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border with a 6-month-old child he falsely claimed was his son, U.S. immigration officials said. In recent months, ICE … Read moreDeportee tried to re-enter US with boy not his son, ICE says amid child-smuggling crackdown

DSS Applicants Face Homelessness When Landlord’s Refuse Rental Applications

This post was originally published on this site‘No DSS But Small Dogs Considered’ People receiving housing benefits from the Department of Work and Pensions, aka DSS, are facing discrimination. DSS refers to the old Department of Social Security. In the UK, it is impossible for a welfare … Continue reading → The post DSS Applicants … Read moreDSS Applicants Face Homelessness When Landlord’s Refuse Rental Applications