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Indian Railways and coal

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Coal and railways in India are heavily interdependent. In the Financial Year (FY) 2017, out of 574 MT of coal (inclusive of imports)


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GREENE, N.Y., July 16, 2018 — The Raymond Corporation has acquired Raymond Handling Concepts Corporation (RHCC), an authorized

Phase III CAPSTONE-2 study showed that baloxavir marboxil reduced symptoms in people at high risk of complications from the flu

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Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that the phase III CAPSTONE-2 study assessing the safety and efficacy of baloxavir marboxil in people at high risk of complications from the flu met the study’s primary objective, and showed superior efficacy in the primary endpoint of time to improvement of influenza symptoms versus placebo The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) defines people at high risk for serious flu complications to include adults 65 years of age or older, or those who have conditions such as asthma, chronic lung disease, diabetes, or heart disease – for these people, flu can lead to hospitalisation or even death.6 Baloxavir marboxil also demonstrated superior efficacy compared to placebo and oseltamivir for important secondary endpoints, including reducing the time that the virus continued to be released (viral shedding) and reducing viral levels in the body. Furthermore, baloxavir marboxil significantly reduced the incidence of influenza-related complications compared to placebo. Baloxavir marboxil was well tolerated and no safety signals were identified.

California Restaurant Employees Vote Overwhelmingly to Remove Union after Multiyear Legal Fight

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Sausalito, CA (July 17, 2018) – Workers at Scoma’s of Sausalito, a California restaurant, held a decertification election last Monday, July 10, to remove the UNITE HERE union from their workplace, resulting in a 37-12 landslide vote against the union. The successful election is a culmination of over four years of employee efforts to remove the union’s presence at the restaurant. The restaurant employees received free legal aid from National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation staff attorneys in their efforts to exercise their rights to remove the union.

Preparing Cities to Monitor and Report on Goal 11

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Nairobi, 17 July 2018 – With support from UN-Habitat’s Global Urban Observatory and the Africa Center for Statistics at the

Livelihoods of millions depend on healthy oceans and sustainable trade: Secretary-General

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The Secretary-General, Patricia Scotland, says urgent action is needed to save the world's oceans, since the livelihoods of millions of people depend on their preservation and sustainable development.

Airways Corporation of New Zealand selects Rohde & Schwarz for nationwide air traffic control voice communications system

Airways, New Zealand’s air navigation service provider, has selected the R&S VCS-4G IP-based voice communications system from

Alstom certifies a Kontron 3U VPX computer at the SIL-4 level for safe railway applications

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We are very pleased to have been selected by Alstom, a worldwide leading supplier of reliable and safe transportation systems, to

Peer-to-peer XB Chat based on OpenTok

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XB Software announced the launch of a new product called XB Chat for holding video/audio calls and text

Statement of the UNODC Executive Director on Nelson Mandela International Day 2018

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Nelson Mandela International Day 2018 marks 100 years since the birth of a true hero who left the world a better and more just place

Alastair Cook Hits Unbeaten Century For Lions

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Alastair Cook hit his first century of 2018 in commanding fashion yesterday as he continued his preparations for the forthcoming Test

Wall Street Journal Appoints Anthony Galloway Global Head of Video and Audio

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I'm delighted to share the news that Anthony Galloway, an Emmy-winning digital media executive and broadcast news producer, is joining

Reclamation premieres new feature film: Shasta Dam - Californias Empire Builder

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REDDING, Calif. - The Bureau of Reclamation invites you to attend a free viewing of its new feature film Shasta Dam - California’s Empire Builder, at the historic Cascade Theatre in Redding on Saturday, July 21. Doors will open at noon with a short introduction starting at 1 p.m.

Advisory: Final Clement A. Price Lecture on Poor Peoples Campaign: The Other America

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The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture will present the final leg of the Clement A. Price Lecture

Extract Highlighted Text & Removing All Text from PDF Document using .NET

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It has has introduced new features related to text manipulations and PDF/UA validation. This release supports extracting highlighted

Reclamation Releases Final Environmental Assassment for Green River Canal Fish Screen Project

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GRAND JUNCTION, COLO. - The Bureau of Reclamation released a final Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact (EA/FONSI) regarding construction of a fish screen on the Green River Canal located near Green River, Utah. Under the direction and legislative authority of the Upper Colorado River Endangered Fish Recovery Program, Reclamation will provide funding for construction of the fish screen facilities.

USDA Offers Assistance to Eligible Producers Affected by 2017 Hurricanes

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Baton Rouge, La. (July 17, 2018) – Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain, D.V.M., said

Chugai to In-license ROS1/TRK Inhibitor Entrectinib

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TOKYO, July 17, 2018 -- Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

And Little Things Adds New Festive Collections Like Rakhis to Its Curated Fashion Jewelry Portfolio

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And Little Things is a personalized gifting experience online store which has recently added wearable silver bead rakhis to its

New study reveals how foreign kelp surfed to Antarctica

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Durvillaea (southern bull kelp) growing on sub-Antarctic Marion Island, with elephant seals in the foreground.

Wincanton Signals Commitment to Digital Innovation with Transend Delivery App Deal

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Wincanton, the largest British logistics provider, has announced that it is equipping its entire vehicle fleet with new smartphone

Foremost National Expert on Health Care Value to Join Families USA

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Washington, D.C.—Families USA, one of the oldest and most well-known national consumer health organizations is pleased to announce

Research Brief: Social stress linked to disease of aging and shortened lifespan

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Society is becoming older and more vulnerable to chronic diseases that result in a poor quality of life. Life stress, which before

American Association for Cancer Research to Host Congressional Briefing on E-Cigarettes

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Scientists from the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), along with an expert from the federal

USGLC CEO Statement on House Passage of the BUILD Act

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Today’s action in the House to pass the BUILD Act by voice vote is yet another strong bipartisan example of Congress prioritizing
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