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Union Steel Minister Verma tells Mittal to stop maligning India
Union Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma on Sunday asked billionaire steel baron L N Mittal to stop "maligning" India and its government, and demanded to know why the latter was not setting up his plants in the country. ANI

Bank of Nova Scotia (TSX:BNS) Lists Preferred Shares Series "W" (CNSX:BNS.PR.W) on Canadian National Stock Exchange - Video Summary Posted on
Bank of Nova Scotia (TSX:BNS) lists Preferred Shares Series "W" (CNSX:BNS.PR.W) on Canadian National Stock Exchange (CNSX) has produced a "video news alert" which provides a brief overview of the Bank of Nova Scotia. If this link is not enabled, please visit and enter "BNS" in the search box ACN Newswire

Barkerville Gold Mines (TSXV:BGM) (Frankfurt:1WUB) Announces NI 43-101 Compliant Indicated Resource Estimate of 10,626,100 Ounces Gold at Cariboo Gold Project in B.C. - Video on
Barkerville Gold Mines (TSXV:BGM) (Frankfurt:1WUB) announces a NI 43-101 compliant, indicated resource estimate of 10,626,100 ounces of gold at its Cariboo Gold project, near Wells in British Columbia. This resource estimate, prepared by Geoex Limited, covers only the Gold Quartz open pit model on Cow Mountain. InvestmentPitch ACN Newswire

Street Buzzing about New Hepatitis Treatment Developer
Despite a terrible day for the general markets on Thursday, shares of Medgenics Inc. (AMEX:MDGN) closed strong at $11.00 +1.01, +10.11% on rumors of positive developments ahead. The stock reached and then surpassed its previous 52-week high of $10.60and also traded +1006.24 % its average volume. It closed after seeing a 12.1% price spike and finishing the day after 648,690 shares traded hands ACN Newswire

Antares Focusing on Top Line Growth
Antares Pharma (NASDAQ:ATRS) focuses on self-injection pharmaceutical products and technologies and topical gel-based products. The company's subcutaneous injection technology platforms include the Vibex MTX and Vibex QS disposable pressure-assistedauto injectors, Vision reusable needle-free injectors, and disposable multi-use pen injectors ACN Newswire

Vivus Shares Set to Gain from Qnexa Despite Vulnerability
Vivus (NASDAQ:VVUS) is a company focused on obesity drugs. Its lead candidate, Qnexa, aims to curb obesity in patients with an extended release capsule containing 2 FDA-approved compounds (phentermine and topiramate) ACN Newswire

Equity Breifing: Obagi Medical on Buy-Out Watch, Lexicon & Synta Moving Early
Mid-Day Healthcare Stocks Review:Obagi Medical Products, Inc. (NASDAQ: OMPI) Shares up and rising $14.94 Up 0.66 (+4.61%) on unusual volume after buy-out rumors continue to keep this stock on watch. Speculators accumulating shares in anticipationof acquisition news. Shares of the stock currently trading only -2.37 % from 52-Wk High ($ 15.20 ) with roughly 1 million shares short ACN Newswire

Arkadin Extends Partnership With NTT Communications Group to Provide Video Conferencing in Japan
Arkadin, a leading global collaboration services provider, announced a partnership with NTT Bizlink, Inc., a subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation, one of the world's largest providers of telecommunications services, to provide video conferencing to Japanese businesses MarketWire

Entrepreneur Donald Ray Bernard Creates Two New International Enterprises
Donald R. Bernard is turning his passion into profit. A well-regarded attorney and educator with over four decades of experience in the industry, Bernard has shifted his attention to Argentina's trout and big game hunting operations MarketWire

Management Changes at Brookfield Office Properties Take Effect
Brookfield Office Properties Inc. (NYSE: BPO) (TSX: BPO) today announced that a series of previously announced management changes have taken effect: MarketWire

Tullett Prebon Information First IDB Information Provider to Be Licensed to Distribute Data in China
Tullett Prebon Information (TPI), one of the leading global suppliers of over-the-counter (OTC) financial data, has become the first inter-dealer broker information provider to be licensed by the State Council Information Service to distribute data in China. MarketWire

Pano Logic Reinvents Cloud Computing for the Desktop
Pano Logic, the leader in zero client desktop virtualization (VDI), today announced Pano System for Cloud, the lowest cost desktop computing platform for organizations moving to web-based applications. Pano System for Cloud eliminates the need for a local operating system and central processing unit and delivers web-based computing, using Google's Chrome browser as the interface. MarketWire

John Demas of the Demas Law Group, P.C. Plaintiff Personal Injury Attorneys Named 2012 Northern California Super Lawyer
John Demas, Sacramento Personal injury Attorney of the Demas Law Group, P.C. ( has been named a 2012 Northern California Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers Magazine. MarketWire

Selby Acoustics First to Offer Rocketfish Electronic Accessories in Australia
"We are thrilled to be representing the Rocketfish brand in Australia," said Shaun O'Brien, CEO, Selby Acoustics. "We have always focused on providing high quality products which represent outstanding value to our customers MarketWire

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