Science

India begin 2018 in 102nd position — FIFA Rankings

India begin 2018 in 102nd position — FIFA Rankings

The top ten of the national football teams remained unchanged from December in the new monthly rating list of the world's governing football body, FIFA, published on Thursday.

Uganda's opponents in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers Cape Verde are ranked 63rd with 530 points, Lesotho are ranked 145th with 188 points while Tanzania are ranked 146th.

Coached by Englishman Stephen Constantine, the Indian team accumulated 13 points over the past month for a total of 333 points.

Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) Holdings Reduced by DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale
CNH Industrial N.V. ( NYSE :CNHI) operates under Industrial Goods sector, shares price surged 2.54% during latest trading session. Moreover, Tokio Marine Asset Mngmt has 0.65% invested in Wells Fargo & Company ( NYSE : WFC ) for 77,751 shares.

India remained unbeaten in all the nine games they played previous year with seven wins and a couple of draws. The squad's once 30th ranking, however, was a record-breaking high for the country.

India are now at the 102nd spot, just above Qatar. Argentina, one of Croatia's rivals in Group D of the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation, is in fourth place.

Reigning world champions Germany still top the FIFA World Ranking, where Brazil and current European champions Portugal are still second and third, respectively. There were no changes for Spain (5th), Poland (6th), Switzerland (7th), France (8th) and Chile (9th) also in the rankings.


  • Justice Dept to Seek Direct Supreme Court Review on DACA

    Justice Dept to Seek Direct Supreme Court Review on DACA

    Alsup's ruling came during negotiations between Trump and congressional leaders over immigration policy. The Department of Justice also filed a notice of appeal today with an intermediate court, the 9th U.S.
    Jaguars vs. Patriots Odds and Picks AFC Championship Betting Game

    Jaguars vs. Patriots Odds and Picks AFC Championship Betting Game

    As well as Jacksonville played on the road last week , it's hard to imagine it being able to repeat that performance. All the yards and all the touchdowns weren't enough, however, for the fiery offensive coordinator to keep his job.
    Will Ferrell interviews Roger Federer as Ron Burgundy

    Will Ferrell interviews Roger Federer as Ron Burgundy

    Order restored No. 13 Sam Querrey restored some order for the U.S. men with a 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 win over Feliciano Lopez. The 2014 victor needed four sets to advance on Tuesday beating Ricardas Berankis 6-3, 6-4, 2-6, 7-6 (2).
  • Traders Buy Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) on Weakness

    Traders Buy Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) on Weakness

    Inc. now owns 1,526 shares of the retailer's stock worth $115,000 after buying an additional 1,252 shares in the last quarter. Covington Capital Management increased Ishares Tr (EEM) stake by 10,350 shares to 39,716 valued at $1.78 million in 2017Q3.
    TransCanada closes Keystone XL open season after

    TransCanada closes Keystone XL open season after "strong" demand

    The province's Crown corporation, the Alberta Petroleum Marketing Commission, has pledged 50,000 barrels per day for two decades. Bureau of Land Management in Montana, although that likely won't be as large a hurdle as what the company faced in Nebraska.
    'Plenty of evidence' against Hafiz Saeed, says former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai

    'Plenty of evidence' against Hafiz Saeed, says former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai

    Only when there is a case can there be action", the prime minister had said when asked why there was no action against Saeed. He said India must understand that when there are violations at the LoC, there would be retaliation.
  • Dow closes above 26000 for the 1st time, up more than 300pts

    Dow closes above 26000 for the 1st time, up more than 300pts

    The energy sector fell 1.2 percent as Brent crude oil shed some of its recent gains, falling almost $1 per barrel. The S&P 500 also traded above 2,800 for the first time while the Nasdaq advanced to a record.

    Analyst's Predictions on Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC), QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP)

    Prudential Fincl owns 0% invested in Denbury Resources Inc. 35,142 were reported by Fisher Asset Management Ltd Liability. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans increased its position in shares of Marathon Petroleum by 1.4% during the 2nd quarter.
    WhatsApp for business launched, will Kaizala, Skype and Hangout become irrelevant?

    WhatsApp for business launched, will Kaizala, Skype and Hangout become irrelevant?

    Which will help customers with useful information such as a business description, email or store addresses, and website. In case you don't know what WhatsApp Business is, it's a dedicated app (and service) for businesses, as the name says.
  • Anthony and Adams lead Thunder past Lakers 114-90

    Anthony and Adams lead Thunder past Lakers 114-90

    A 3-pointer by Anthony made it 91-70 and forced the Lakers to call timeout late in the third quarter. Oklahoma City took six more shots than Los Angeles in the period and outscored the Lakers 33-18.
    Nintendo hardware sold a combined 2.6M units in December alone

    Nintendo hardware sold a combined 2.6M units in December alone

    Nintendo Switch is the latest console/handheld hybrid from Nintendo that has proven to be a smash hit for them. Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon for 3DS also finished at numbers 13 and 14, respectively.
    Myanmar urges arrest of 1300 Rohingyas

    Myanmar urges arrest of 1300 Rohingyas

    That includes the 655,000 the United Nations estimates have entered the country since Aug 25, when the Myanmar military launched a violent crackdown in Rakhine state following attacks by Rohingya militants.