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NIA arrests business analyst, rice merchant for sending Muslim youths to Syria to join IS

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has arrested two more accused – a business analyst and a rice merchant – who played a very significant role in radicalisation of the members of the group and arranged funds through donations and own sources to send Bengaluru youth to Syria to join ISIS in connection with its probe into the Bengaluru Islamic State (IS) Daesh module case. An NIA spokesperson said that it arested Ahamed Abdul Cader, a resident of Tamil Nadu’s Ramanathpuram and Irfan Nasir a resident of Karnataka’s Bengaluru in connection with Bengaluru-based ISIS module case on Wednesday following searches on their residential premises. The official said that Cader is a business analyst in a bank in Chennai and Nasir is a rice merchant in Bengaluru.

The NIA registered a case on September 19 last year after certain incriminating facts emerged about a Bengaluru-based IS module during the investigation of IS

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Join world class leaders to reimagine the future of business

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The MG100 has joined forces with WBECS to deliver an exciting new event designed for leaders to reimagine the future of business – together.

Registration is now open for 100 Leaders Live – a virtual, 3-day event bringing MG100 leaders together to share the best in business thinking with leaders like you. 

Discover how certain organizations have flourished during these unprecedented times of change. This online event creates a space for a unique exchange of ideas and insight – all at zero cost.

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Register to attend the complimentary 100 Leaders Live 3-day Summit

Here are just some of 100 Leaders Live’s world-class business speakers:

  • Mark C Thompson – World’s #1 CEO Coach
  • Pamay Bassey – Chief Learning Officer, Kraft Heinz
  • Taryn Stejskal – Former Head of Executive Leadership Development at Nike
  • Whitney Johnson – CEO, WLJ Advisors and 1 of “50 Most Influential Management Thinkers in the World”,
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McDermott, Schneider Electric and io consulting Join Forces to Develop Net Zero Upstream Facilities

HOUSTON, LONDON and RUEIL-MALMAISON, France, Oct. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — McDermott International, Ltd, Schneider Electric and io consulting today announced a collaboration to advance research and design of carbon-neutral facilities for the upstream oil and natural gas market. The three companies will combine their capabilities and resources to explore and develop a proof of concept based on an offshore platform reference case. The result of the collaboration will be published in a joint study on Net Zero Upstream Facilities before the end of the year.

The study defines a hierarchy of emissions-reduction technologies, ranked by maturity, investment and impact to enable operators to make informed decisions when prioritizing areas for emissions reduction.

“This unique venture demonstrates the valuable intersection of thought leadership, digital innovation and project excellence to advance the energy transition across the globe,” said Samik Mukherjee, McDermott’s Group Senior Vice President, Projects. “By combining our

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Army Training With Industry alumni join IPPS-A team | Article

ARLINGTON, Virginia – The Integrated Personnel and Pay System – Army (IPPS-A) recently received two new additions to the project from the Training with Industry (TWI) program.Maj. Ryan Hughes and Capt. Max Brugler started positions with the IPPS-A Release 3 build and Training teams in late July after completing their internships with TWI. Hughes is responsible for management, production and execution of transition training to include live training, S1 overview courses and other trainings designed to bridge the gap from the Army’s legacy systems to IPPS-A.Brugler, as the new Release 3 test officer will test the system to ensure the capabilities installed during build function fully.“To be on the IPPS-A project is an unique opportunity,” said Brugler. “It’s an opportunity to be on the team who’s creating the future technology for the Army and making HR functions easier for both S1’s and end users.”The TWI program places Soldiers in one-year

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Rendell and Toomey join in Congressional term limits proposal

If past is prologue, a proposal from U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, R- Lehigh Valley, and former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell seeking 34 states to force a Constitutional Convention to consider congressional term limits may be as unlikely as the partners who put out the call for it Tuesday.

Just one day after Toomey, a soft spoken, patrician Republican conservative, announced he would not seek a third term in the Senate or run for governor in 2022, he and Ed Rendell, an outspoken Democrat and former big city mayor, who served two terms in the governor’s office, issued a joint statement supporting a constitutional amendment to establish congressional terms limits.

Then, in an opinion piece first published in the Philadelphia Inquirer, they went one step farther and described a pathway to force

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WWE Raw Report – Ricochet Unwisely Declines to Join Hurt Business

In the third part of Bleeding Cool’s WWE Monday Night Raw report, Drew McIntyre makes a Watchmen reference, Braun Strowman briefly faces Keith Lee, and Ricochet makes a poor decision. Welcome to Bleeding Cool’s weekly WWE Raw report, where we watch this crap, so you don’t have to.

The official logo for WWE Monday Night Raw. Credit: WWE.
The official logo for WWE Monday Night Raw. Credit: WWE.

WWE Raw Report for October 5, 2020 Part 3

Moments ago, on Monday Night Raw, Aleister Black attacked Kevin Owens. Since, as a WWE viewer, you may have the brain of a goldfish, WWE plays a clip of it.

Charly Caruso talks to Drew McIntyre backstage. She starts to ask him about Randy Orton, but he interrupts. As to Randy’s challenge, every time he sees Randy Orton, he kicks the crap out of him. That’s gonna continue tonight. The answer is yes to the challenge. He’s not locked inside

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Foresters Financial and Canada Protection Plan Join Forces

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct 2, 2020–

Fraternal life insurer Foresters Financial (“Foresters”) and Canada Protection Plan, a leading distributor of No Medical and Simplified Issue life insurance, today announced they are joining forces in an amalgamation that will benefit their customers, advisors and employees.

Bringing together the industry-leading sales and marketing power of Canada Protection Plan with the well-capitalized, purpose-driven Foresters Financial, this union will amplify the strengths of each organization and create the most innovative customer-, member- and advisor-centric life insurer in Canada. Headquartered in Toronto, where they intend to remain, the organizations will benefit from the sharing of best practices, leveraging their innovative mobile and technology-enabled operations that are more important now than ever as customers and advisors move to contactless solutions.

“We’re thrilled to make our longstanding partnership with Canada Protection Plan official,” said Jim Boyle, President and Chief Executive Officer, Foresters Financial. “Foresters is strongly committed to its

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Franklin Templeton Multi-Asset Solutions Business and Quantitative Manager QS Investors Join Forces

SAN MATEO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 23, 2020–

Franklin Templeton today announced its plans to combine the Franklin Templeton Multi-Asset Solutions (FTMAS) and QS Investors capabilities to form Franklin Templeton Investment Solutions (FTIS), a single best-in-class solutions business platform that will deliver an expanded range of investment capabilities to clients. Effective October 1, 2020, the combined team of more than 120 investment professionals will oversee more than $120 billion in multi-asset strategies, leveraging a broad spectrum of investment capabilities from fundamental to quantitative.

FTMAS is Franklin Templeton’s multi-asset “hub” that integrates the firm’s independently managed fundamental and quantitative research into customized solutions for clients around the globe. QS Investors is known for its innovative quantitative, factor-based equity and asset allocation strategies as well as customized portfolio construction capabilities. QS became one of Franklin Templeton’s specialist investment managers through its acquisition of Legg Mason on July 31, 2020.

“It became clear in ongoing

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InSites Consulting drops Join the Dots brand name | News

UK – Consumer insight agency Join the Dots has rebranded to Insites Consulting UK, following its acquisition in 2019.

Founded in 1998, Join the Dots has staff in Manchester, New York and Singapore.

InSites Consulting bought the agency in July last year in a deal that created a combined company of 450 staff globally and a geographical presence in five continents.

The company has operated under the name Join the Dots | InSites Consulting since the acquisition.

Andy Cumming, managing director at InSites Consulting UK, said: “Our rebrand to InSites Consulting is an exciting step for our people and great news for our clients. We will continue to offer local, personalised servicing, whilst benefiting from global reach and scale.

“Our goal for InSites Consulting UK is to bring people and platforms together. We can now do this more efficiently thanks to our global consumer networks.”  

Quentin Ashby, formerly chief executive

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BOB Financial, Mastercard join hands to launch 4 new variants of Bank of Baroda Credit Card



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BOB Financial Solutions (BFSL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bank of Baroda (BoB), is gearing up to meet the needs of evolving customer and market requirements. Today along with Mastercard, BFSL launched four new credit cards catering to its customers across segments, including affluent as well as the first-time credit card owners. Two other credit cards are launched with eminent professional institutions of the country.

Below are more details about the suite: –

-Eterna – On the World Mastercard program, Eterna will cater to the distinctive needs of the NBFC’s affluent customers. It will be offered to customers part of the Radiance program of Bank of Baroda, as well as other affluent customers within and outside BoB

-Swavlamban – This card redefines “by Invitation only”, as it targets the low-income employees of select corporates and SMEs which have a banking relationship with BoB. Swavlamban will be

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