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Congress takes steps to push budget deadline, avert shutdown

Congress takes steps to push budget deadline, avert shutdown

The last government shutdown, in 2013, lasted for 17 days, and many lawmakers are nervous about the prospect of another. Top congressional Democrats, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), responded by demanding that funding for those payments be included in the spending bill to keep the government open past Friday.



The Glencore PLC (GLEN) Given Overweight Rating at Barclays PLC, Report finds

As per Friday, November 27, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. The rating was maintained by Compass Point with "Buy" on Friday, February 26. Antofagasta PLC has GBX 1025 highest and GBX 250 lowest target. They now have a GBX 790.00 target price per share on the stock. TalkTalk Telecom Group PLC had 112 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.


House GOP unveils bill extending gov't shutdown deadline a week

House GOP unveils bill extending gov't shutdown deadline a week

Democratic votes are needed to pass the measure over tea party opposition in the House and to provide enough support to clear a filibuster hurdle in the Senate, which has led negotiators to strip away controversial policy add-ons and ignore $18 billion in unpopular spending cuts submitted by White House budget director Mick Mulvaney.


Move to rename Teen Murti Marg, Chowk deferred: NDMC

Move to rename Teen Murti Marg, Chowk deferred: NDMC

Earlier in the month, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a tweet said the people of his country were eagerly waiting for the "historic" visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "In commemoration of the fearless Indian soldiers who had gave an example of exemplary courage and sacrifice the renaming was suggested", NDMC vice chairman Karan Singh Tanwar said.



Rishi Kapoor tears into Gen Y stars for ditching Vinod Khanna's funeral

He turned to Twitter to show his anger and burst out bitter words against the present Bollywood brigade for disrespecting the actor and missing out on his funeral ceremony. He was at his peak of his career in the 70s and 80s but in 1982, Vinod left the cinema behind to follow the path of his guru Osho Rajneesh. He returned to Bollywood in 1987 and joined the BJP too.


San Diego Warships Still Leading the Charge Against North Korea

San Diego Warships Still Leading the Charge Against North Korea

Japan, the United States and South Korea are on high alert as North Korea marks the 85th anniversary of the foundation of its military. "U.S. Navy ships and submarines routinely make port calls in a variety of locations", Knight said. North Korea routinely accuses the United States of readying for an invasion, and threatens pre-emptive strikes to stop it. It added that US imperialists should know the "earth will break" if the North's invincible nuclear force and five million youth league ...