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Bihar: Chhath celebrated with religious farvour

Bihar: Chhath celebrated with religious farvour

Chhath Puja is an important Hindu festival that is mainly celebrated in Bihar and some regions of Nepal. The Chhath festival observed as common cultural symbol of the Tarai is celebrated as per religious tradition and much fanfare. October 26 is the third day of the Chhath Puja 2017. After the worship of Sun God, offerings of kheer (rice delicacy), "puris" and bananas will be distributed among family members and friends.


Pakistan elect to bowl against Sri Lanka in 1st T20

Pakistan elect to bowl against Sri Lanka in 1st T20

The attacks, which killed eight people and left seven Sri Lankan players and a staff member injured, resulted in the suspension of all worldwide cricket in Pakistan , forcing them to play home matches in the United Arab Emirates. Mohammad Hafeez will boost both the team's bowling and batting before he travels to Loughborough for an assessment of his bowling action, which was reported as suspect last week.


Spanish markets rise on report of possible Catalan election

Spanish markets rise on report of possible Catalan election

The leader, however, postponed the announcement last minute and gave no explanation for the delay. The Catalan government, led by Puigdemont, has consistently argued that the "yes" vote provides the Catalonian region with a mandate to announce a split from Spain.


Waymo bringing self-driving auto tests to wintery MI roads

Waymo bringing self-driving auto tests to wintery MI roads

The testing will begin in the Greater Detroit area, starting with Novi, in the next few weeks, and all vehicles will have trained safety drivers on board like the rest of Waymo's testing fleet. According to Business Insider, in addition to tech giants Google and Apple, there are now nearly 40 companies with permits to test self-driving cars in California, including carmakers BMW, Honda, Volkswagen and Mercedes-Benz.



Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) Gives Mixed Technical Signals Today

Next year this growth will reach 2300% to attain $0.24. About 299,850 shares traded. It is down 16.50% since October 26, 2016 and is uptrending. Strategic Services stated it has 0.38% in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY ). Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Underweight" rating in Thursday, July 14 report. The rating was maintained by Wunderlich on Friday, May 6 with "Buy".


Suffolk DA Spota, Top Deputy Indicted for Alleged Cover-up

Suffolk DA Spota, Top Deputy Indicted for Alleged Cover-up

Burke was previously sentenced to 46 months for beating a Medford man. Inside the chief's bag had been a gun belt, handcuffs, sex toys, and pornography. Spota and McPartland were accused of using their positions to pressure witnesses to keep them from cooperating in the beating investigation. At least 11 officers of the Suffolk County Police Department have made sealed plea agreements with federal prosecutors in the Burke and Spota cases, according to PIX11 sources.