Steele Cuts Deal to Talk, Mexico Blinks on Border, Economic Update

This post was originally published on this siteBy Greg Hunter’s USAwatchdog.com (WNW 387 6.7.19) The biggest news in the Trump/Russia collusion hoax is Christopher Steele, the former MI6 British spy, has cut a deal to testify. Did Steele get immunity? He was the architect of the phony “Trump Dossier” used in an attempted frame job … Read moreSteele Cuts Deal to Talk, Mexico Blinks on Border, Economic Update

Three Members Of Virginia Family Arrested and Charged with Conspiring to Force Victim to Labor in Their Home for Years

This post was originally published on this siteAn indictment was unsealed today in federal court following the arrests of Zahida Aman, 77, Mohammed Naumann Chaudhri, 51, and Mohammed Rehan Chaudhri, 45, all of Midlothian, Virginia. The indictment charges the defendants with conspiracy, forced labor, and document servitude. Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband of the Justice … Read moreThree Members Of Virginia Family Arrested and Charged with Conspiring to Force Victim to Labor in Their Home for Years

New York Man Pleads Guilty to Bribing Naval Employee to Allow Him to Make Unauthorized Liquor Purchases

This post was originally published on this siteA New York resident pleaded guilty today to providing cash bribes to an employee of the U.S. Department of the Navy to make unauthorized liquor purchases at a Navy Exchange (NEX), announced Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division and Special Agent in … Read moreNew York Man Pleads Guilty to Bribing Naval Employee to Allow Him to Make Unauthorized Liquor Purchases

Maryland Auto Parts and Scrap Metal Dealers Convicted of Tax Fraud

This post was originally published on this siteA married Clinton couple were convicted by a federal jury today of one count of conspiracy to defraud the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and four counts of filing false income tax returns, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division and … Read moreMaryland Auto Parts and Scrap Metal Dealers Convicted of Tax Fraud

Interim Head Laura L. Rogers of the Justice Department’s Office on Violence Against Women Delivers Remarks at YWCA’s National Conference

This post was originally published on this siteGood morning and thank you all for joining in at the Federal Roundtable. As you know, the Office of Violence Against Women (OVW) addresses four main crimes: sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. Many of you work hard to address these issues as well. Using these … Read moreInterim Head Laura L. Rogers of the Justice Department’s Office on Violence Against Women Delivers Remarks at YWCA’s National Conference

Los Angeles Doctor and Patient Recruiter Found Guilty in $33 Million Medicare Fraud Scheme

This post was originally published on this siteA federal jury found a Los Angeles doctor and patient recruiter guilty today for their roles in a $33 million Medicare fraud scheme in which Medicare was billed for clinic, home health, hospice services and durable medical equipment that patients did not need or did not receive. Please … Read moreLos Angeles Doctor and Patient Recruiter Found Guilty in $33 Million Medicare Fraud Scheme

Is the U.S. Full? No, It’s Overfull

This post was originally published on this siteThe latest pro-immigration talking point is that since the U.S. has an abundance of wide-open spaces, record legal immigration levels should continue, and perhaps even increase. While there may be some remote pockets across America where people have enough room to breathe, those open spaces are filling up … Read moreIs the U.S. Full? No, It’s Overfull

Azim Premji – Living small, giving large

This post was originally published on this siteAzim Premji is currently India’s second richest man (after Mukesh Ambani) with a wealth of $21-billion. Many, many things make ‘Azim’ special. Integrity tops the list, modesty comes a close second. His philanthropy, ability to spot an opportunity, whether in business or people, focus, professionalism, the list is … Read moreAzim Premji – Living small, giving large

Mexican Newspaper: Authorities Tougher on Migrants as Tariffs Loom

This post was originally published on this site Negotiations between Mexico and the United States continue over President Donald Trump’s proposed tariffs if the Mexican government does not help stem the flow of migrants and drugs coming across the U.S. border, but authorities in that country are already starting to step up their security operations. … Read moreMexican Newspaper: Authorities Tougher on Migrants as Tariffs Loom

Mexican Newspaper: Authorities Tougher on Migrants as Tariffs Loom

This post was originally published on this sitepublished 2019-06-06 19:59:57 by Penny Starr Negotiations between Mexico and the United States continue over President Donald Trump’s proposed tariffs if the Mexican government does not help stem the flow of migrants and drugs coming across the U.S. border, but authorities in that country are already starting to … Read moreMexican Newspaper: Authorities Tougher on Migrants as Tariffs Loom

APRA’s Myopic On Housing Loans

This post was originally published on this siteAPRA took a question on notice relating to the average size of mortgages from Senator Peter Whish-Wilson during Budget Estimates, and the answers have just been released. The questions are sensible, the answers once again show how myopic the data APRA produces is. They only report the value … Read moreAPRA’s Myopic On Housing Loans

APRA’s Myopic On Housing Loans

This post was originally published on this siteAPRA took a question on notice relating to the average size of mortgages from Senator Peter Whish-Wilson during Budget Estimates, and the answers have just been released. The questions are sensible, the answers once again show how myopic the data APRA produces is. They only report the value … Read moreAPRA’s Myopic On Housing Loans

Canadian banks Have Increased stability buffer Imposed

This post was originally published on this siteOn 4 June, Canada’s Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) made its semi-annual domestic stability buffer announcement, implementing a 25-basis-point increase in the minimum amount of capital it requires domestic systemically important banks (D-SIBs) to hold. Canadian D-SIBs will have a minimum Common Equity Tier 1 … Read moreCanadian banks Have Increased stability buffer Imposed

Canadian banks Have Increased stability buffer Imposed

This post was originally published on this siteOn 4 June, Canada’s Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) made its semi-annual domestic stability buffer announcement, implementing a 25-basis-point increase in the minimum amount of capital it requires domestic systemically important banks (D-SIBs) to hold. Canadian D-SIBs will have a minimum Common Equity Tier 1 … Read moreCanadian banks Have Increased stability buffer Imposed

RBA Sets The Scene For More QE

This post was originally published on this siteFollowing a review, the Reserve Bank has assessed that Authorised Deposit-taking Institutions (ADIs) using the Committed Liquidity Facility (CLF) can increase their holdings of high quality liquid assets (HQLA) from 25 to 30 per cent of the stock of HQLA securities. This change is possible because the volume of HQLA … Read moreRBA Sets The Scene For More QE

RBA Sets The Scene For More QE

This post was originally published on this siteFollowing a review, the Reserve Bank has assessed that Authorised Deposit-taking Institutions (ADIs) using the Committed Liquidity Facility (CLF) can increase their holdings of high quality liquid assets (HQLA) from 25 to 30 per cent of the stock of HQLA securities. This change is possible because the volume of HQLA … Read moreRBA Sets The Scene For More QE

Travellers may soon buy forex online at lower rate

This post was originally published on this siteIndividuals and small businesses who need foreign currency for travelling abroad will soon get to buy it at rates closer to the interbank rate through a new online platform. Currently, buyers of small lots of currency pay a mark-up of anywhere between 1% and 3%, depending on where … Read moreTravellers may soon buy forex online at lower rate

Consumer loan rates will come down: RBI governor Shaktikanta Das

This post was originally published on this siteRBI governor Shaktikanta Das surprised the markets by not making any reference to non-banking finance companies (NBFCs) in his policy statement. However, in the post-policy interaction with journalists, the governor made it clear that his focus is on financial stability and that the RBI will be making available … Read moreConsumer loan rates will come down: RBI governor Shaktikanta Das

Mexico Claims Some Migrant Caravan Funding Came from U.S., England

This post was originally published on this site Mexican tax officials froze the assets of 26 individuals and entities they allege are tied to human smuggling organizations or to promoting Central American migrant caravans. The caravans moved thousands of individuals from the “northern triangle” through Mexico to the U.S. border. The funding for the migrant … Read moreMexico Claims Some Migrant Caravan Funding Came from U.S., England

Repo rate lowest since 2010 after RBI’s third cut this year

This post was originally published on this siteEmboldened by benign inflation and availability of buffer foodgrain stock, RBI’s monetary policy committee (MPC) voted unanimously to bring down the repo rate from 6% to 5.75% — the lowest since September 2010. Repo rate is the price commercial banks pay to the RBI for short-term funds. RBI … Read moreRepo rate lowest since 2010 after RBI’s third cut this year

Heterodox Economics at John Jay College

This post was originally published on this siteAuthors: Richard D. Wolff and Ian J. Seda-Irizarry Richard D. Wolff (RDW): As a professor of economics, all my adult life I’ve had to struggle with a difficult sad fact about economics education in colleges and universities in the United States for the last half century. Because of … Read moreHeterodox Economics at John Jay College

Remarks by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur L. Ross at the Paris Air Show Press Event at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C.

This post was originally published on this siteRemarks by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur L. Ross at the Paris Air Show Press Event at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C. kcpullen@doc.gov Thu, 06/06/2019 – 17:18 Space commerce AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY Thursday, June 6, 2019 Office of Public Affairs (202) 482-4883 publicaffairs@doc.gov Wilbur Ross Introduced by … Read moreRemarks by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur L. Ross at the Paris Air Show Press Event at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C.

Remembering John F. Shaw: ‘A Really Good Man with an Impossible Job’ at the INS

This post was originally published on this site Late INS official Jack Shaw confronted the contradictions between the mandates of the 1986 immigration law and the political pressures mounted by activists and employers of illegal immigrants. Patrick McHugh June 6, 2019 – 5:08pm Jerry Kammer Please follow and like us:

Azim Premji, IT’s marathon man, to call it a day after 53 years

This post was originally published on this siteAzim Premji, who transformed the cooking oil company his father started in 1945 into a $25 billion (Rs 1.8 lakh crore) IT powerhouse, will retire as executive chairman on July 30. Premji will be succeeded by his elder son, Rishad Premji, a Harvard Business School and London School … Read moreAzim Premji, IT’s marathon man, to call it a day after 53 years

‘Next big mission will be India’s maiden human spaceflight mission Gaganyaan that will be launched by or before 2022’

This post was originally published on this siteIndia’s space programme is one of the country’s standout achievements over the last six decades. Minister of state in the department of space, Jitendra Singh, speaks to Surendra Singh on plans for the next five… Please follow and like us:

Free courses for high school students interested in STEM

This post was originally published on this siteBY KRISTEN MOON* For the ambitious student, taking online classes is an excellent way to expand your knowledge, advance your education, and help your application stand out from a crowded field. Some high schools, faced with budget cuts and overfilled classrooms, have had to cut out intensive courses. … Read moreFree courses for high school students interested in STEM

Karadi Tales’ Farmer Falgu series: Engaging read for young minds

This post was originally published on this siteBY JYOTHSNA HEGDE WHOOOSH!…..WHOOOSH….WHOOOSH!  Chitra Sounder’s narrative about a kite being carried away by the wind, delightfully complimented by Kanika Nair’s striking illustrations, make Farmer Falgu Goes Kite Flying quite an engaging read for young minds. The story is set in rural India, with Falgu, a farmer and … Read moreKaradi Tales’ Farmer Falgu series: Engaging read for young minds

Radio Iowa: Axne says ‘Clean Up Congress Act’ includes lifetime lobbying ban for lawmakers

This post was originally published on this siteO. Kay Henderson, Radio Iowa, June 6, 2019. Iowa Congresswoman Cindy Axne is pushing for a lifetime ban on members of congress becoming lobbyists after they leave the U.S. House or Senate. Axne said over the last several years there’s been a “massive” increase in the number of … Read moreRadio Iowa: Axne says ‘Clean Up Congress Act’ includes lifetime lobbying ban for lawmakers

Sadhguru to lead spiritual discourse during AAPI’s 37th annual convention in Atlanta

This post was originally published on this siteBY AJAY GHOSH Atlanta, GA, June 6, 2019: Understanding the inherent humanity that unites all nations, religions and cultures, Sadhguru is recognized for his pioneering efforts to nurture global harmony, Dr. Naresh Parikh, President of American association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI), said today, while announcing spiritual … Read moreSadhguru to lead spiritual discourse during AAPI’s 37th annual convention in Atlanta

39 Million and Counting…Amma, Humanitarian and Spiritual Leader to Visit Atlanta in June 2019

This post was originally published on this siteThrough her extraordinary acts of love and self-sacrifice, Mata Amritanandamayi, or ‘Amma’ as she is more commonly known, has endeared herself to millions around the world. Tenderly embracing everyone who comes to her, holding them in her loving embrace, Amma shares her boundless love with all — regardless … Read more39 Million and Counting…Amma, Humanitarian and Spiritual Leader to Visit Atlanta in June 2019

“We got the best CEO”: Atlanta Indian-Americans celebrate Modi victory

This post was originally published on this siteBY JYOTHSNA HEGDEPhotos by Vinod Sharma, SFA Productions Atlanta, GA, June 6, 2019: “Modi ji ek vicharadhara hain, (Modi ji is an ideology, trend of thought). He is a movement,” stated Dr. Vasudev Patel, organizing secretary of the Overseas Friends of BJP (OFBJP) at the BJP victory celebrations … Read more“We got the best CEO”: Atlanta Indian-Americans celebrate Modi victory

Society. The Last Chance: ALLATRA hosts unique global conference

This post was originally published on this siteBY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, June 6, 2019: Society. The Last Chance, A unique global conference organized by ALLATRA International Public Movement with a focus on betterment of society was held at the Georgia Aquarium on May 11, 2019. “How can we, as humanity, change the vector of … Read moreSociety. The Last Chance: ALLATRA hosts unique global conference

Atlanta chapter of Indo-American Press Club inaugurated

This post was originally published on this siteREPORT & VIDEO BY JYOTHSNA HEGDEPhotos by Vinod Sharma, SFA Productions Atlanta, GA, June 6, 2019: Cultural performances, fashion show, awards ceremony, and eloquent speeches inundated the Hilton Perimeter premises at the inauguration and induction ceremony of the Atlanta chapter of Indo-American Press Club (IAPC) held on May … Read moreAtlanta chapter of Indo-American Press Club inaugurated

Hansinee Mayani launches music career with Nikhil Kamath

This post was originally published on this siteAtlanta, GA, June 6, 2019: Atlanta’s Hansinee Mayani, 17, launched her music career with Bollywood music composer Nikhil Kamath’s recently released song, “Lamhe Ishq Wale”. Kamath was instrumental in launching Sonu Nigam in the mid-90s with the song, “Accha Sila Diya” from the film “Bewafa Sanam”. The lead … Read moreHansinee Mayani launches music career with Nikhil Kamath

ISIS plotted to send westerners to U.S through Mexico border: report

This post was originally published on this sitepublished 2019-06-06 13:58:11 by Hollie McKay A chilling confession from a captured ISIS fighter has shed light on how the terrorist group intended to exploit the vulnerabilities of the U.S. border with Mexico, using English speakers and westerners to take advantage of smuggling routes and target financial institutions. Seized … Read moreISIS plotted to send westerners to U.S through Mexico border: report

(What’s Left of) Our Economy: Through the Policy Noise, More Evidence of Trade Progress Under Trump

This post was originally published on this siteToday’s new monthly U.S. trade figures (for April) from the U.S. Census Bureau come at an awkward time statistically speaking. As must be obvious, they predate President Trump’s latest escalation trade war escalations. They’ve been shaped significantly by the safety-related problems at the Boeing Co., long a major … Read more(What’s Left of) Our Economy: Through the Policy Noise, More Evidence of Trade Progress Under Trump

ISIS plotted to send westerners to U.S through Mexico border: report

This post was originally published on this site A chilling confession from a captured ISIS fighter has shed light on how the terrorist group intended to exploit the vulnerabilities of the U.S. border with Mexico, using English speakers and westerners to take advantage of smuggling routes and target financial institutions. Seized ISIS fighter Abu Henricki, a … Read moreISIS plotted to send westerners to U.S through Mexico border: report