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ARM Cement Plc (ARM.ke) listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange under the Building & Associated sector has released it’s 2006 abridged results.For more information about ARM Cement Plc (ARM.ke) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the ARM Cement Plc (ARM.ke) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: ARM Cement Plc (ARM.ke) 2006 abridged results.Company ProfileAthi River Mining Limited manufactures and sells cement and cement products through distribution outlets in Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa and Rwanda. The company was originally founded to produce lime for the agricultural sector and today, is the largest manufacture of cement in East Africa with other interests in fertilisers, quicklime, hydrated lime, sodium silicate and industrial minerals. The company mines and processes industrial minerals and chemicals, sells building products, extracts and processes limestone and manufactures and sells fertilisers and silicate liquid. Cement products are sold under the brand name Rhino, and fertilisers under the brand name Mavuno. Known today in trading circles as ARM, the company was formerly known as Athi River Mining Limited when it was founded in 1974. Its name was changed to ARM Cement Plc in 2012. ARM Cement Limited is listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange
G4S Botswana Limited (G4S.bw) listed on the Botswana Stock Exchange under the Support Services sector has released it’s 42017 interim results for the half year.For more information about G4S Botswana Limited (G4S.bw) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the G4S Botswana Limited (G4S.bw) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: G4S Botswana Limited (G4S.bw) 42017 interim results for the half year.Company ProfileG4S (Botswana) Limited provides security solutions for individual and business needs in Botswana. It operates in the following sectors: Manned Security provides integrated security solutions to airports, energy, mining, construction, custodial services, cash solutions, hospitality and financial institutions; Security Systems provides a service to monitor alarms, electric fences, fire alarms, medical emergency alarms, illegal access signals, vehicle tracking, low battery power alerts, remote panic buttons, CCTV remote images and fleet management services; Facilities Management provides a service for rent collection, utilities and services, inspecting and maintaining properties, and maintenance services which include electrical, plumbing, carpentry and building services; Cleaning Services provides contract cleaning services for offices, shopping malls, banks, schools and universities. G4S (Botswana) Limited is a subsidiary of G4S International 105 (UK) Limited.
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Paul Roberts says: Comments (5) This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Rector Martinsville, VA Virtual Episcopal Latino Ministry Competency Course Online Course Aug. 9-13 Press Release Service Rector Collierville, TN The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group Associate Rector Columbus, GA Ethnic Ministries Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET February 21, 2012 at 3:59 pm As a retired Memphis City Schools teacher who was raised in the segregated South, my eyes, which definitely had not been closed since 1968, definitely were opened by my association with Facing History And Ourselves. I shall never forget having seen “At the River I Stand,” which presented the events and aspects of the sanitation workers’ strike that I had known. I admire and applaud Ms. Jones for having been at the forefront of this and other movements to achieve equality for all Memphians. Kayla McClurg says: Course Director Jerusalem, Israel Kent Beduhn says: Rector Bath, NC Rector Belleville, IL Featured Events New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET February 20, 2012 at 8:57 pm I clicked on this story because I recognized Happy’s name from my own years at Grace-St. Luke’s in Memphis. It was a very conservative congregation in those days, in a very conservative city. I was the “young Turk” brought on staff, I suppose, to help give the younger and more liberal members a clerical voice. In retrospect, then Rector C. Brinkley Morton (later Bishop of San Diego) showed both wisdom and courage in allowing me both to preach and to lead our young adults in interracial dialogues and work projects in the Hyde Park/North Hollywood area of East Memphis. Goodness, that former Mississippi state legislator had been brave enough just to hire a young assistant who had marched with Dr. King in Selma. I will always be grateful to him and proud of all that Happy has accomplished over the years in the service to God and humanity. Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET Rector Pittsburgh, PA March 6, 2012 at 8:38 am Well done! And the ripples of a life well-lived move out in widening circles…. For a decade and a half, here in Washington, DC, at the Potter’s House, a small church coffeehouse that has tried to bridge the racial and economic divide for 52 years, Happy’s daughter, Meade Jones Hanna, gives her own passionate service. I am grateful for the model of a dedicated woman who gives herself to causes beyond herself…while also raising up the next generation to go and do likewise. Black History Month, Charles Cameron says: Rector Shreveport, LA An Evening with Aliya Cycon Playing the Oud Lancaster, PA (and streaming online) July 3 @ 7 p.m. ET Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest Submit a Press Release Featured Jobs & Calls Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL Tags Youth Minister Lorton, VA Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Advocacy Peace & Justice, Curate Diocese of Nebraska Joan C. Browning says: Rector Albany, NY Submit a Job Listing Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI Episcopal Church releases new prayer book translations into Spanish and French, solicits feedback Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs Rector Hopkinsville, KY Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA Rector Tampa, FL Priest Associate or Director of Adult Ministries Greenville, SC Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 Cathedral Dean Boise, ID Privileged background gave woman power to change the system [Episcopal News Service] During Black History Month, ENS is publishing interviews with Episcopalians involved in the civil rights movement and the church’s work of reconciliation.Dorothy “Happy” Jones“I like making trouble,” says Happy Jones, who recounts her past with passion and laughter. “It’s just fun.”Now almost 75, Jones — whose given name is Dorothy — caused her share of “trouble” during the civil rights movement in Memphis, Tennessee, and she’s not done yet.“I’ve always been interested in politics,” said Jones, who grew up in a prominent Memphis family. “When I turned 21, the first thing I did, I went downtown to register to vote. It was like my birthday present to myself.”She joined the Republican Party.“That was when it was the party of Lincoln, my dear, and it was mostly made up in the South of black folks,” she said. “The deal was that blacks and whites would vote for Republican national candidates, but blacks locally had to vote for the Democratic local people.”Under the Memphis political machine of Edward Hull “Boss” Crump, she said, “they used to take prisoners, put them on a bus and take them around to the polls and vote all the dead people. This basically only happened in black precincts. They would vote for who they were told to vote for.”“There was a group of white Republicans who wanted to break that machine up,” said Jones. “Basically, we established a two-party system.”Her involvement in the civil rights movement began after the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was shot at the Lorraine Motel in 1968 while visiting Memphis to support striking African-American sanitation workers there.“Right after Dr. King was assassinated, we were all pretty shook up down here,” she recalled. One day, she invited herself to lunch with someone from Republican headquarters who was meeting Jocelyn Wurzburg, a Jewish woman trying to establish a local chapter of the Panel of American Women, which raised awareness of prejudice, racism and discrimination.Jones joined the effort. Integrated panels of women – Jewish, Catholic, African-American and white Protestant – spoke at PTAs, churches and civic groups “all over town.”“The deal was to speak about prejudice and how harmful it was,” she explained. “We were very well-received in most places.”The Lorraine Motel in Memphis, where Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was assassinated in 1968, is now part of the National Civil Rights Museum.Of course, there was the time she was sitting beside a man on an Atlanta-bound airplane. Asked what she did, Jones told him she made speeches about “what a great country this is and what a wonderful thing democracy is.”The man was chair of the Bluff City Council of Civic Clubs. He thought the Panel of American Women sounded patriotic and invited them to speak.The council, Jones said, “was the closest thing to the White Citizen’ Council that you’ve got in Memphis. I knew that.”“We were not well-received, but it was fun. The worst thing was the sheriff’s deputies sitting in the back making nasty remarks. They were not polite, especially when they saw the African-American woman come in with us.”Very often when members of the panel spoke, she said, “people in the audience had never seen a black and a white woman engaging with each other as equals and being more or less middle class and articulate and the whole schmear.” While they might not have influenced the Bluff City council, she said, “I think it made a difference in other organizations.”Meanwhile, Memphis’ sanitation workers were preparing to strike again because the city would not recognize the union. Jones and Wurzburg organized a bus ride so people could see how the workers lived. So many people showed up, they had to order a second bus.Most of the riders were “white, Republican and concerned” women, Jones said. “They didn’t want to see the city get into the mess that it had been the year before” when King was killed.The day after the tour, the women visited city hall to see the mayor and council. “I kind of ended up as the spokesperson for it,” Jones said. “What we did was redefine the issue. We said: This is not just a union-management issue. This is an issue about hunger and poverty and racism.”“You know what? They listened. They listened real hard. The union got recognized almost immediately, and we didn’t have another strike.”But not everyone was pleased. Their telephones “rang off the hook with nasty phone calls,” Jones said. “I couldn’t let my children answer the phone, it was that bad. … It was right after that the Republican Party kicked my butt out, at least as an officer.” (She’s now a Democrat.)Next, they tackled the Memphis school board’s policy of not applying for federal funding for free lunches for needy school children. “They didn’t want the federal government messing in their business. That was their reasoning,” she said.Before the next school board vote, she visited all the local black schools, located “in pretty lousy neighborhoods,” and recorded who could and could not afford to eat lunch. “The rule was, if you couldn’t eat, you still had to go sit in the cafeteria. Now, could you believe that?”She gathered a group of women to accompany her to the next board meeting, where she presented her findings. “I just told them it was cruel what they were doing, and there was no reason on earth not to have free lunches in these schools. They voted right then, and that day they got free lunches.”That prompted another phone call when she arrived home, this time from her ultraconservative father. “He had not liked what I had been doing over the past year, to say the least,” she said. “I’d been all over the 5 o’clock news. He said, ‘You know, I’ll never understand what you’re doing or why you’re doing it, but you’re certainly doing it well.’ That was quite a compliment from him.”Reflecting on these successes, she said, “We had some power. In 1968, I had been named by the local newspaper, The Commercial Appeal, as one of the 20 most-influential political figures in the county. That gives you a little power.”When confronted by a group of white, Republican women, local politicians “just couldn’t ignore that,” she said. “Hell, these were the people that put them in office. … Plus it was shocking. Women in my class were not supposed to be doing that. We were supposed to be going to junior league meetings. That’s about it.”It would have been different had they been black or lower-class whites, she said.Over the years, Jones’ activism continued on various policy issues, including domestic violence, and she worked as a certified marriage and family therapist and social worker. At her Memphis Episcopal church, Grace-St. Luke’s, she works at the food bank. In 2009, she was among six women to receive the Women’s Foundation for a Greater Memphis Legends Award for her community activism.Reflecting on race relations in Memphis, she sees progress and cause for concern. The mostly black city’s schools are being consolidated with the county’s mostly white school system, and “the county people are not liking this at all,” she said. “Tensions are fairly high right now.”“We’ve still got the racial divide,” she said. “But … we’ve got a pretty established black middle class, and most neighborhoods that were formerly all white are integrated, to some degree. I live in probably the best neighborhood in the city, I think, and it’s integrated now. It’s not 50 percent or anything. Maybe 25 percent. That’s a big step.”—Sharon Sheridan is an ENS correspondent.En español: http://bit.ly/xDSzdn TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab April 14, 2012 at 8:34 pm Congratulations to Happy and her congregation for years of advocacy and showing up to do the right thing. I know Meade, her daughter, in her work and her family, and see many of traits of Happy–the strong advocacy and need to say and do the important and difficult things for the poor–in offering the legendary welcome and hospitality of the Potter’s House. Blessings for all you have done and continued good work, Happy! Thanks, Meade & Happy, for being an example of Jesus in small and large acts of grace and prophetic advocacy. February 20, 2012 at 6:16 pm I became an Episcopalian during the civil rights movement because of the powerful witness of the Episcopal Society for Racial and Cultural Unity, ESCRU; was in a discernment process to see if I were called to be a priest, and instead, began writing about my days as a Freedom Rider and civil rights activist. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. 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AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis Rector Bath, NC Rector Tampa, FL Cathedral Dean Boise, ID Associate Rector Columbus, GA Rector Knoxville, TN Submit an Event Listing Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books Rector Hopkinsville, KY Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Submit a Job Listing This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI Submit a Press Release Rector Shreveport, LA Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET El Obispo Primado se dirige al Club Nacional de la Prensa sobre la creación de una sociedad más inclusiva In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK El obispo primado Michael Curry se dirige, el 8 de febrero, a miembros e invitados del Club Nacional de la Prensa, en Washington, D.C., sobre el papel de la Iglesia en la creación de una sociedad más inclusiva. Foto de Lynette Wilson/ENS.[Episcopal News Service – Washington, D.C.] “O aprendemos a vivir juntos… o pereceremos juntos como tontos”, así comenzó diciendo el obispo primado Michael Curry al dirigirse a los miembros e invitados del Club Nacional de la Prensa [National Press Club] el 8 de febrero.Las palabras, dichas por el Rdo. Martin Luther King Jr. durante un discurso pronunciado en San Luis, Misurí, en 1964, sirven como cita definitoria para el siglo XXI, dijo Curry.“La opción es nuestra: ‘caos o comunidad’”, dijo Curry, haciéndose eco del título del cuarto y último libro de King: Adónde vamos: caos o comunidad [Where Do We Go from Here: Chaos or Community] publicado en 1967. En el libro, dijo Curry, era obvio que King luchaba por el futuro del movimiento de los derechos civiles y por la manera de conducir una nación —que potencialmente se desmembraba— durante un tiempo de conflicto racial —y de clase— y de la guerra de Vietnam.Partiendo del tema “el papel de la Iglesia en la creación de una sociedad más inclusiva”, Curry compartió sus comentarios con más de 30 personas reunidas en el salón Edward R. Murrow de la sede del club: una organización profesional de periodistas y profesionales de la comunicación con más de 3.500 miembros.Curry habló como parte de la serie regular del club Newsmaker, conferencias de prensa de una hora de duración, en las cuales congresistas, funcionarios del gobierno, politólogos e influyentes líderes de organizaciones se dirigen a los miembros del club y responden a preguntas de los medios de prensa. Katharine Jefferts Schori, la anterior Obispa Primada, habló ante el Club de la Prensa en 2008.La invitación a hablar de Curry se produjo por recomendación de Susan Hahn, miembro del Club de la Prensa y de la iglesia episcopal de Cristo [Christ Church] de las inmediaciones de Alexandria, Virginia. Hahn asistió al evento junto con otros episcopales, entre ellos la Rvdma. Mariann Edgar Budde, obispa de la Diócesis de Washington, y el Rvdmo. Gene Robinson, obispo jubilado de la Diócesis de Nuevo Hampshire.El 7 de febrero, Curry predicó en la Catedral Nacional de Washington durante una eucaristía vespertina en conmemoración de Absalom Jones, el primer afroamericano en ser ordenado sacerdote episcopal.Curry le expresó a los reunidos en el Club de la Prensa que estaba sorprendido por su elección como el primer Obispo Presidente y Primado afroamericano de la Iglesia Episcopal durante la Convención General de junio pasado.Dijo que su elección, sin embargo, no era la única sorpresa, y citó las dos prioridades de la misión de la Iglesia Episcopal, evangelización y reconciliación racial, adoptadas por esa misma Convención.“Evangelización y episcopal” son dos palabras que rara vez se oyen juntas, afirmó Curry, añadiendo que “por primera vez se situó la evangelización al frente y al centro de la Iglesia Episcopal” que ha contraído un serio compromiso de volver a la labor de reconciliación racial desde fines de los años sesenta cuando John E. Hines era el obispo primado de la Iglesia Episcopal.“Estos fueron dos decisiones valientes, y no creo que ninguno de nosotros realmente las vimos venir”, afirmó. “Sospecho que cuando uno no ve venir algo como eso bien puede ser una señal de que alguna otra variable participa de la ecuación, lo cual significa que el Espíritu Santo ha estado experimentando con nosotros…“Salimos de esa convención con el compromiso de la Iglesia Episcopal con lo que yo llamo el Movimiento de Jesús y con un compromiso a seguir en el camino de Jesús de Nazaret, sin saber exactamente cómo todo esto va a funcionar, pero siguiendo el camino de Jesús de Nazaret que es el camino del amor de Dios en este mundo. Y hacer esto por medio de la evangelización y de una manera que conduzca a la reconciliación racial en nuestra sociedad y en el mundo”.Curry dijo estar convencido de que el llamado de King al siglo XXI “a aprender a vivir juntos como hermanos y hermanas, está vinculado a la verdad de este Movimiento de Jesús y a la obra de la evangelización y la reconciliación racial”.Tal como el rabino británico Jonathan Sacks señala en su libro No en nombre de Dios [Not in God’s Name: Confronting Religious Violence], el extremismo religioso está teniendo lugar en el judaísmo, el cristianismo y el islam, y las voces más moderadas y centristas están ausentes de la conversación. Y Occidente se ha alejando en gran medida de sus anteriores valores judeocristianos, para volverse a los ídolos del interés personal: el mercado, el consumismo y el individualismo.“El becerro de oro del ego ha vuelto a ser levantado por los hijos de Israel en el desierto”, dijo Curry en apoyo de la tesis de Sacks. “Ese becerro de oro, ese ídolo del ego, puede bien ser la realidad más destructiva de la sociedad humana. egocentrismo, egoísmo, llámenlo como quieran, es francamente un cáncer que puede destruirnos a todos y, si no se controla, destruirá al planeta”.Curry dijo sentirse alentado por el papa Francisco, por su popularidad y sus acciones hacia la inclusión de todo el mundo; él está moldeando “una manera de ser que es exactamente lo contrario del egocentrismo y la autodestrucción y en eso se afirma la esperanza”.Jesús, dijo Curry, lo resumió todo, al decir claramente en Mateo 22, que la ley y los profetas dependen del amor a Dios y del amor al prójimo.“La religión tiene que ver de manera completa y total con el amor a Dios y el amor al prójimo, si no tiene que ver con el amor, no tiene que ver con Dios…”King, dijo Curry, entendió que el amor es la vía para crear una “amada comunidad”.“Si amo a Dios con todo mi corazón y con toda mi mente, no hay lugar para el egoísmo”, afirmó Curry.Por su parte, la Iglesia Episcopal al poner la evangelización y la reconciliación racial al frente y al centro busca intencionalmente la manera de llevar a cabo la tarea de amar a Dios y al prójimo tanto dentro como fuera de la Iglesia Episcopal.Curry habló de la evangelización y la reconciliación racial en el contexto del amor a Dios y del amor al prójimo como una senda para “la vida del mundo”.La evangelización no consiste en traer personas a la Iglesia Episcopal, sino en llevar a las personas a una “relación más profunda y duradera con Dios”.“La evangelización consiste en llevarnos de regreso a ese Dios y llevarnos de regreso al encuentro de unos con otros, y eso es la reconciliación, y cuando eso ocurra no permitimos que los niños se acuesten con hambre, cuando eso ocurra todos los niños tendrán la oportunidad de una educación excelente y accesible, cuando eso ocurra todo ser humano será un hijo de Dios y estará dotado por Dios de ciertos derechos inalienables a la vida, la libertad y la búsqueda de la felicidad, cuando eso ocurra depondremos nuestras espadas y nuestros escudos en la ribera y no nos prepararemos más para la guerra.“O aprendemos a vivir juntos como hermanos y hermanas… o pereceremos juntos como tontos. Pero yo no estoy en esta empresa porque crea que pereceremos. Estoy en esta empresa porque vamos a aprender a vivir juntos, y la Iglesia Episcopal va a contribuir a encabezar la marcha porque somos parte del Movimiento de Jesús”.— Lynette Wilson es redactora y reportera de Episcopal News Service. Traducción de Vicente Echerri. 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About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Mr Hyslop added: Simply by picking up a specially labelled ‘Food to Go’ sandwich, snack or smoothie, our customers can make a difference to the lives of many single people and families affected by homelessness this Christmas.Simon Communities director Conor Hickey said the charity was delighted to be associated with Marks and Spencer and this scheme which will help meet the extra costs they face this time of year.‘Food to Go’ products are sold at the 11 Marks & Spencer stores in Ireland. 33 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis M&S launch promotion for homeless This Christmas Marks & Spencer will donate 15 cents to the Simon Communities of Ireland from each specially labelled ‘Food to Go’ item sold in Ireland during the festive season. A similar on-pack promotion will support Shelter in the UK and the Housing Rights Service in Northern Ireland.All money raised from this initiative will help the Simon Communities of Ireland provide much-needed support for homeless and badly housed people.Neil Hyslop, Ireland Executive, Marks & Spencer said: We are delighted to offer our support to the Simon Communities of Ireland in the run-up to Christmas. The festive season is usually such a time of celebration, however for many it can be one of the most difficult times of the year and we were keen to show our support for those who need it most. Advertisement Tagged with: Ireland AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 25 November 2005 | News
Twitter Previous articleGAA – Limerick minor side named to face CorkNext articleTriathlon – Keane and Hayes claim Hell of the West title Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie NewsCannabis grow house discovered in County LimerickBy Staff Reporter – July 1, 2015 650 Facebook Advertisement Email Andrew [email protected] up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up CANNABIS plants with an estiimated value of €115,000 have been discovered by gardai following a planned search at a house in Athlacca, Bruff County Limerick earlier this week.A male in his early 20s has been arretsed in connection with the find and is due to appear in court it is understood.The search, carried out by gardai from the Divisional Drugs Squad, is part of an ongoing, intelligence led, operation set up to target the cultivation of cannabis in the Limerick and Clare region. WhatsApp Linkedin Print
Weighting incentive for NHS staffOn 13 Feb 2001 in Personnel Today Related posts:No related photos. Thehigh cost of living in Edinburgh has led the local hospital trust to campaignfor a “weighting” scheme in a bid to attract staff. The proposal isincluded in a paper the Lothian University Hospitals NHS Trust has produced totackle the severe skills shortages the trust has faced in recent months.Unemployment is just above 2 per cent in Edinburgh and living costs havesoared. AlanPenman, acting director of HR with the trust, explained, “We are lookingat weighting as one of a number of potential options in helping to appoint staff.”We also feel that, while the return of the nurses’home may not be planned, there is increasing pressure to assist staff withliving accommodation in Edinburgh where housing costs have risen substantiallyin recent years.” Previous Article Next Article Comments are closed.
The occurrence of PMSEs with time of day shows a semi-diurnal variation with minima at 8 and 20 h LT. PMSE layers observed for more than 30 min show an average rate of descent of 2 km h−1. These characteristics suggest the influence of tidal winds. When the observed steady wind and diurnal and semi-diurnal tides at EISCAT are added, the overall magnitude shows a time-variation which matches the occurrence of PMSEs, and the observed rate of descent, approximately 2 km h−1. Atmospheric gravity waves also contribute to the velocity of the neutral wind. When the wave reinforces the background wind, the PMSEs are stronger and descend more rapidly, but when the wave-related velocity opposes the background wind the PMSE is weaker and it descends more slowly.
The diving behaviour of Antarctic fur seal (Arctocephalus gazella) pups on Bird Island, South Georgia (54°S, 38°W), was examined during February-April 1996 using capillary-tube depth gauges (CDGs) and time-depth recorders (TDRs). CDGs were deployed on 6 female and 10 male pups aged 65-101 days. Depths measured by CDGs were within 10% of maximum depths recorded by TDRs. Maximum dive depths averaged 13.8 m and ranged from 4.2 to 28.1 m. Body length alone accounted for 66% of the total variation in maximum dive depth. TDRs were deployed on one female and two male pups aged 89-101 days. In total, 4858 dives were recorded during 173 h at sea. The average dive depth and duration was 4.2 m and 20 s, respectively. Pups made a total of 34 trips and each spent 50% of its time at sea. Not all trips included dives; however, when diving took place trips lasted, on average, 6.8 h and contained 214 dives, most of which took place during daylight. Dives were made at a frequency of 30/h and the vertical distance dived was 124 m · h-1. The number of dives, percentage of time spent submerged, percentage of time spent diving, dive frequency, and dive rate were positively correlated with trip duration. These results show that Antarctic fur seal pups develop diving skills at an early age, and by the time they are close to being weaned they have the diving ability to exploit prey similar to those taken by adults.
Home » News » Agencies & People » Online letting agents Howsy raises £5 million to set up Midlands hub previous nextAgencies & PeopleOnline letting agents Howsy raises £5 million to set up Midlands hubHowsy – formerly NoAgent – says it wants to make renting a property as easy as booking a hotel room and is using the new cash to expand its team and footprint.Nigel Lewis4th September 201901,997 Views Online property management platform and letting agent Howsy formerly known as No Agent has raised a further £5 million from investors, it has been announced.The company, which has been going since July 2016 and now claims to have 60,000 landlords and tenants using its service, has raised the cash from both existing investors and also Mayfair-based Skybound Capital, which is a relative newcomer to the proptech scene.Based in the London digital ‘village’ of Shoreditch, Howsy says the money is primarily being used to set up a second operation in Coventry, expand its London team and makes several high-profile senior hires.These include Mark Hodson, who used to work for PayPal and also retail website NotOnTheHighStreet.com.AcquisitionsHowsy has also revealed that it intends to make several ‘acquisitions’ but wouldn’t confirm to The Negotiator whether these would be of rival online lettings firms or traditional ones.“We’re delighted to close on our largest funding round to date and this really cements our current position as one of the leading Proptech companies in the UK,” says founder and CEO Callum Brannan (left).“We’ve already started to turn this around on a national scale and this latest raise, along with a few strategic acquisitions, should not only help us in our mission, but it will enable us to scale fast as well as look at opportunities outside of the UK.”Howsy offers a similar service to a traditional high street agent but through a centralised staffed and digital online service for landlords. This includes a free tenant-find service and then packages starting at £35 a month rising to £115 a month for full management.Read more about Howsy.Howsy callum brannan September 4, 2019Nigel LewisWhat’s your opinion? Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Please note: This is a site for professional discussion. Comments will carry your full name and company.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Related articles BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021 Hong Kong remains most expensive city to rent with London in 4th place30th April 2021
Salary Not Specified LinkedIn Administrative Not specified Full Time jobs in Baltimore Facebook Residence Life Not specified Full Time jobs in Baltimore Twitter GeneralSummary/PurposeThe Residence Director is a member of the CommunityLiving team with the goal of enhancing the student experience andproviding quality services for the students at Johns HopkinsUniversity. They are responsible for fostering a student-centeredcommunity where faculty involvement and a broad range ofdevelopmental programming initiatives are valued. Reporting to anAssistant Director of Residential Life, the Residence Director isresponsible for the ongoing welfare of the communities under theirpurview, providing staff supervision and supporting all aspects ofthe Residential Life program. They will be an active andcontributing member of a team of Residential Life and CommunityLiving professionals committed to their staffs, students, and thedevelopment of community in their residentialareas.Specific Duties &ResponsibilitiesSupervise andevaluate the paraprofessional staff in assigned residentialarea.Create an environment that supports the developmentof a sense of community amongresidents.Manage the day to day operation of assignedresidential area and handle all administrativeresponsibilities.Meet and interact with students for the purpose ofcounseling, conflict resolution, crisis management and mediation.Respond to incidents and administer discipline in assignedcommunities to ensure appropriatebehavior.Assess needs and interests of students and supportstaff in the development a wide range of programming initiativesincluding educational, social, recreational and culturalprograms.Support implementation of the Residential Lifedepartment wide programs.Provide assistance to department leadership andparticipate in developing and implementing all student stafftraining sessions, including monthly staff development sessions forstaff.Provide primary after-hours emergency coverage(on-call duties) to residents and student staff; work closely withthe Dean of Student Life office to provide support to students incrisis.Assist with supervision and administration ofResidential Life departmental responsibilities; take on aleadership role in a departmental area, e.g. liaison with otherdepartments, assessment processes, department wide programs,orientation, committee work,etc.MinimumQualificationsMaster’s Degree in Student Personnel or relatedfield, and 2-3 years of experience in Housing/Residential Liferequired.Student Affairswork preferred with related work in Housing and/or ResidentialLifeSpecial Knowledge, Skills, andAbilitiesStronginterpersonal skills with solid administrativeabilitiesExperience working in a fast-paced, multi-culturalenvironmentExperience in mediation, conflict resolution, andcrisis management.Additionalinformation:This is a 12-month, full-time position with aflexible work schedule to include evenings and weekends as itrelates to programming or on-call. The selected candidate isrequired to live-in on campus in designated University housing.This position is considered an essential employee (requiredattendance) and will be asked to be on-call to assist with anyuniversity emergencies that affect the students living in campushousing.Classified Title:Residential LifeAdministratorWorking Title: ResidenceDirector Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/03/CE Starting Salary Range:$38,833.68 – $53,404 /Commensurate with ExperienceEmployee group: Full Time Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm, Up to 37.5hours/week Exempt Status: ExemptLocation: 01-MD:Homewood Campus Department name: 60004476-Residential Life OperationsPersonnel area: University Student ServicesThe successful candidate(s) for this position will be subject toa pre-employment background check.If you are interested in applying for employment with The JohnsHopkins University and require special assistance or accommodationduring any part of the pre-employment process, please contact theHR Business Services Office [email protected] For TTYusers, call via Maryland Relay or dial 711.The following additional provisions may apply dependingon which campus you will work. 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Entries received so far for the 2006 World Scotch Pie Championship suggest the event could be a record breaker, beating the 350 entries received last year.The awards ceremony will be held during Scotch Pie Week, which runs from 25 November to 2 December. Bakers throughout Scotland are being asked to raise funds for The Scottish Society for Autism, a charity supported by TV personalities Lorraine Kelly and Richard Park.Piemen are being encouraged to organise in-store competitions, create exciting window displays and involve local schools.Alan Stuart, the Buckhaven-based founder and organiser of the event, said: “The Scotch pie is Scotland’s original takeaway and is produced with the finest Scotch beef and lamb.”
After we broke the news last week of another impending rise in the price of flour many of you have remarked that both British and Canadian wheat harvests were very good, therefore it is hard to believe that other factors would have such an adverse effect on prices.So this week Alex Waugh, director of the National Association of British and Irish Millers, explains precisely why those other factors, ’world events’, are having such a dramatic impact (pg 18). The graphs summarise the situation and show why bread prices simply must rise as a result.There is no way plant bakers, craft bakers or biscuit-makers can swallow the price rises. That is why it is so vital to continue communicating the reasons for the rise through the national media.Every single craft customer and supermarket shopper should know why they have to pay more – again. We have seen in the past that consumers accept a repeat increase on coffee and fuel. This time it is the turn of bread.Elsewhere we report on how Britain’s three biggest high street bakery retailers are having to re-jig their offering or remodel their business plans. Why? Because high street trading conditions demand it (pgs 14, 15). Lyndale and Three Cooks have taken a hard look at their trading plans and shops, while Greggs, though still seeing improved profits, has seen margins drop. Hot summers can wreak havoc on hot takeaway but coffee shops and sandwich chains such as Amano and FooGo continue to proliferate (pgs 4,5).Pasty outlets are popping up everywhere too (pg 25). In just three years, sales of pasties, as a percentage of total pastry snacks, have risen from 21.6% to 28.1%. London, not Cornwall, is where most of the pasty outlets are based, but Proper Cornish’s account manager says optimistically: “There are still lots of places in Britain that don’t have them.”Pasties are a very traditional Cornish product and, like the Melton Mowbray pork pie, are guarding their origins carefully. Tradition with a modern twist is a great seller, just look at the design of up-to-date pasty outlets. But tradition alone is not good enough – a point firmly made by our Friday essayist this week (pg 13). Do you agree?
The Coronavirus Status Checker, which is the latest example of the NHS harnessing the power of technology and data to help it tackle the epidemic, is part of the NHS coronavirus service. It complements the NHS 111 online coronavirus tool launched earlier this month, which gives the public digital access to health advice, isolation notes and a daily text messaging service for those self-isolating with symptoms.The Status Checker will not identify users from the information they provide, although it will cross-reference data from other sources to ensure it avoids counting people twice.The answers given by the public will only be used by the NHS and trusted organisations working directly with the NHS in response to coronavirus. The information will not be retained any longer than is strictly necessary post COVID-19.Prof Keith Willett, Strategic Incident Director NHS England, said: Technology and data is playing a vital role in battling coronavirus and supporting our heroic NHS frontline workers to save lives, protect the vulnerable, and relive pressure on the NHS. We must learn as much as possible about this virus, and we are asking the whole nation to join this effort. If anyone has experienced symptoms of COVID-19 I would urge you to use our new status checker app to help us to collect essential information on the virus and allow us to better allocate NHS resources where they are needed most. The survey can be accessed on the NHS website at www.nhs.uk/coronavirus-status-checker why they are staying at home to choose from a series of options to describe how they are feeling whether they have any other health problems their date of birth their postcode how many people are living in their home. A new Coronavirus Status Checker that will help the NHS coordinate its response and build up additional data on the COVID-19 outbreak has been launched today by Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock.People with potential coronavirus symptoms are now being asked to complete the status checker and answer a short series of questions which will tell the NHS about their experience.It is open to anyone in the UK to use on the NHS website and in its initial phase the NHS is particularly keen for anyone who thinks they may be displaying potential coronavirus symptoms, no matter how mild, to complete it.Status Checker users are clearly told at the beginning and the end of the survey that it is not a triage or clinical advice tool, and that they should visit 111 online for medical advice about their symptoms.The information gathered will help the NHS to plan its response to the outbreak, indicating when and where more resources like oxygen, ventilators and additional staff might be needed and will provide valuable insight into the development and progression of the virus across the country.Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock said: We know large volumes of people are visiting NHS 111 online each day, reporting potential coronavirus symptoms and being advised to self-isolate, and it will be hugely valuable for the NHS if we can learn more about these people and their experiences. By taking a few moments to answer these questions, you can play your part in helping the NHS put its resources in the right places, at the right time, to save lives. The service is hosted on the NHS website and is available to access openly, with links directly from the NHS 111 online coronavirus service and NHS coronavirus pages.The initiative is a collaboration between NHS England, NHSX, NHS Digital and Public Health England at the request of the Health and Social Care Secretary.The creators of a number of independent apps and websites which have already launched to collect similar data have agreed to work openly with the NHS and align their products and data as part of this central, national effort.Information collected by the NHS Coronavirus Status Checker will form part of a core national COVID-19 dataset held by NHS England.The tool is live now and people can complete the survey either for themselves or on behalf of someone else with their permission.It asks them: Notes to editors The Coronavirus Status Checker has initially been developed for NHS England. Data will be made available for the devolved administrations to support their response needs
This summer is surely shaping up nicely, as the newest festival to announce their lineup is High Sierra Music Festival. The four night excursion will take place from June 30-July 3rd in Quincy, CA, capitalizing on the beautiful Northern California climate for an early summer throwdown.Headlining the festival will be Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Thievery Corporation and Joe Russo’s Almost Dead. The full lineup is stacked with sets from Dr. Dog, Greensky Bluegrass, Femi Kuti & The Positive Force, JJ Grey & Mofro, Xavier Rudd, Leftover Salmon, Lettuce, North Mississippi Allstars, ALO, The Floozies, The California Honeydrops, DRKWAV (John Medeski, Skerik & Adam Deitch), The Motet, The New Mastersounds, Turkuaz, Elephant Revival, The Soul Rebels and more! TAUK, Twiddle, The Main Squeeze, Break Science are also featured on the bill.Considering this is just a phase one announcement, we’re certainly optimistic for this great festival. Tickets and more informaion are available via the High Sierra Music Festival website.
For anyone who was hoping Simon & Garfunkel reunion, don’t hold your breath. In a new interview with Rolling Stone, Paul Simon was asked about any possibility of working with Art Garfunkel in the future.Simon sternly responded, “No, out of the question… We don’t even talk.”The singer/songwriter also talks about how he plans to craft setlists for his upcoming tour, saying that fans should expect a selection of songs from Simon’s new album, Stranger to Stranger, which is due out on June 3rd. The new release sounds rather exciting, actually, as Simon explores one-of-a-kind instruments and unique tonal structures.Of course, all of the classics will also be in store. “They wanna hear ‘You Can Call Me Al,’… So I play it. It’s not like I would pick out ‘You Can Call Me Al’ and play it because I really want to, but people like it so much that I’m like, ‘Of course I’ll do it.’ I’ll play ‘Me and Julio [Down by the Schoolyard]’ too, though I actually like ‘Me and Julio.’”Simon’s tour kicks off at Jazz Fest next week, and runs until June. Tour dates can be seen here.[Via Rolling Stone]
Next month, Rooster Conspiracy will make its San Francisco debut, with guitarist Eric Krasno, bassist Reed Mathis, keyboardist Todd Stoops and drummer Jay Lane offering up their psychedelic, improvisations. Rooster Conspiracy’s San Francisco debut is scheduled for July 26th at The Independent—the night in between Phish’s highly anticipated West Coast performances in San Francisco and Los Angeles.Rooster Conspiracy was actually born from Grateful Dead drummer Bill Kreutzmann‘s good intentions and celebratory spirit during the first few days of 2017. Having just rung in the new year in a friend’s backyard in Hawaii with a band that included his Billy & the Kids bandmate Reed Mathis and Mathis’ Electric Beethoven bandmate Todd Stoops, Kreutzmann was in the mood to keep jamming. When he heard that Eric Krasno just arrived on his little island of Kauai, he invited the guitarist to join in.In the time since the project’s inception, Rooster Conspiracy has taken on a life of its own. While the Grateful Dead drummer is often unable to make performances on the mainland, Kreutzmann’s presence is still felt in the band’s song selections, which frequently use Grateful Dead songs as a jumping point for creative, exploratory jams. In Kreutzmann’s stead for the upcoming San Francisco show, the band has once again tapped Ratdog and Primus drummer Jay Lane, who has become a staple of the project, previously performing with Rooster Conspiracy at the group’s East Coast debut at Brooklyn Comes Alive in 2017 and more.Tickets for Rooster Conspiracy’s upcoming San Francisco debut at The Independent on July 26th go on sale on Thursday, June 28th, at 12 p.m. (PT) via Ticketfly.
“This is a wonderful story of collaboration and imagination,” said Harvard President Drew Faust, moments before cutting a ribbon yesterday afternoon to open the new Harvard Center for Biological Imaging (CBI).The facility, on the second floor of the BioLabs at 16 Divinity Ave., is not just another room filled with microscopes. For everything about the facility is unique, from its conception, to its open design, to the fact that its equipment will be replaced every 24 to 36 months.But what may be the most important aspect of the CBI, Faust said, is not its collection of cutting-edge scientific instruments, but rather that “it makes the instruments the instruments of collaboration, as well as the instruments of science. And that, to me, is tremendously important.” The fact that the new center is furthering interdisciplinary, collaborative science at Harvard is why Faust offered to help provide funding for it.Jeremy Bloxham, the Mallinckrodt Professor of Geophysics, professor of computational science, and dean of science in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, told those attending the ribbon cutting that “as I look back over the last five to 10 years, there’s a real change to how science is supported at Harvard. It used to be that individual investigators were supported, [and] equipment would disappear into their labs and wouldn’t be used by anybody other than the members of that particular lab group.“Now, we have a much stronger emphasis on building centers. We do that not just [because it’s] financially more effective to build centers, but because it’s scientifically more effective to build centers. … It’s having people interact with each other … having people bump into each other while using the instrumentation [helps to ensure] that new ideas emerge and people find new ways of doing things,” Bloxham said.Quoting 18th century satirist and essayist Jonathan Swift, Faust noted, “‘Vision … is the art of seeing things invisible.’ I thought of this not just because the center is dedicated to making the invisible visible,” Faust said, “but also because every step in its creation … was made possible by this ability to make the invisible possible.”The envisioning of the center began with Jeff Lichtman, a professor in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB), asking first himself, and then colleagues in his and other departments, what doesn’t work about the way most imaging is done, and what might correct that.“I’ve been a director of imaging centers for 20 years,” said Lichtman, who is now the director of the new CBI, “so I know what their strengths and weaknesses are, and there were a number of weaknesses I wanted to address. One serious problem,” he said, “is that the expense of these devices [the microscopes] is enormous — they literally cost what a house costs. And with the pace imaging technology is moving forward, within three or four years they’re out of date.“We needed an evergreen imaging facility,” Lichtman said in an interview. As an observer of the “sociology of science,” Lichtman said, “Laboratories know certain technologies, but when you have a field that’s moving forward rapidly, you can have a mismatch between the gray-head lab heads and the microscopists. The students are young and open-minded … but normally there’s no opportunity for students using one piece of equipment to have real exchange with people using others.”Lichtman, MCB assistant professor Sharad Ramanathan, and MCB chair Catherine Dulac, the Higgins Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology, proposed creating a center with a unique open architecture. Rather than have individual microscopes sequestered in closed rooms, the center’s scopes would all be at stations in an open space, with direct-down lighting, and easily moveable 5-foot-high partitions around the instruments. With that arrangement, scientists and students would all be exposed to all of the technologies being used, and the work going on, in the center. The CBI eventually will have a dozen microscopes, including several that have been placed there by individual researchers, including Dulac and Doug Melton, the chairman of the new Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology (SCRB).Additionally, they developed what Lichtman calls a unique “health club” model for the use of the center. “Normally, facilities work on an hourly rate, typically $30 to $60 per hour to use the equipment,” he explained. “That is a tremendous damper on students trying to learn to use devices; they spend 10 hours, and it’s $600. Instead, labs wanting to use the CBI will purchase annual memberships at $2,000 per year per person. That works out to about an hour-and-a-half a week at $30 an hour, and most labs use way, way more than 1.5 hours per week,” Lichtman said.Then came the question of how to ensure that the CBI is always filled with state-of-the-art equipment. Jim Sharp, president of Carl Zeiss Microimaging, came up with a unique solution to that problem: Rather than purchase microscopes, at upwards of a half-million dollars each, the CBI and Zeiss worked out a leasing arrangement that not only guarantees that the microscopes will be replaced with the latest equipment every 24 to 36 months, but also provides for a Zeiss engineer to be at the CBI full time, maintaining the delicate instruments and helping the researchers work through any problems with them. Additionally, Zeiss will ask Harvard scientists working in the CBI to evaluate Zeiss equipment still in the alpha and beta stages of development.“We would like to learn from you; we’d like to look over your shoulder so we too can improve,” Sharp said during the ribbon-cutting ceremony.Though the new imaging facility is in the BioLabs, it is open to researchers from all across the Cambridge and Longwood campuses, as well as to those with laboratories in affiliated hospitals throughout the area.One of those attending the opening was CONTACT _Con-3C179B75AAE Jeffrey Macklis, a professor in SCRB, whose laboratory is moving from Massachusetts General Hospital to the Bauer Building in Cambridge. Macklis said he’d been talking about such a facility with other members of SCRB for some time, so when he heard the idea of the center, he embraced it, and has already purchased CBI memberships for 20 members of hislab. “We’re very excited about coming together with our MCB colleagues,” Macklis said. “Just having Jeff Lichtman thinking about our microscopy is worth the membership alone.”
Next week VCE will join thousands of IT professionals and innovators at VMworld 2014 in San Francisco. As a trailblazer in virtualization, at VMworld VMware will explore the next evolution of the software-defined enterprise as well as new innovations in the hybrid cloud and end-user computing.VCE is transforming the way our customers deliver IT by providing the ideal infrastructure foundation for rapidly deploying new workloads and applications with the highest performance and availability and lowest total cost of ownership.VCE is a Gold-level sponsor this year and will be discussing a key use case for converged infrastructure on Monday, Aug. 25 at 3:50 p.m. PT and Wednesday, Aug. 27 at 8:30 a.m. PT. Jay Cuthrell from the VCE office of the CTO will explain how to leverage converged infrastructure, a policy-based management framework and other enabling technologies to virtualize SAP landscapes and rapidly achieve ROI in Virtualizing SAP: Real Enterprise Experiences on VCE Vblock Systems. Jay will also be participating with George Viebeck of VCE in a Tweet Up on Aug. 26 at 5:00 p.m. PT at the VCE booth 1043 to discuss virtualizing SAP.“Attendees should join us in the VCE booth to see Michael Somerville of the University of San Diego discuss the school’s Vblock System implementation, as well as other VCE experts who will provide demos and presentations on VCE solutions for VDI, big data, SAP and Oracle (view the full list).ShareWith so many sessions to see at VMworld, here’s a snapshot of additional VCE presentations attendees won’t want to miss:Building Heterogeneous Private and Hybrid Cloud Environments to Drive Today’s Business Demands (HBC3159-SPO) – This session we will cover the considerations for building private clouds on heterogeneous environments as well connecting those resources seamlessly across multiple private clouds and into the public cloud. Monday, Aug. 25, 11:30 a.m.Virtualizing SAP: Design Guidelines and How They Are Used in EMC IT’s Successful SAP Implementation (VAPP2309) – This session will cover guidelines for sizing and architecting the SAP stack on vSphere and then show how some of the guidelines were used in EMC IT’s successful implementation of virtual SAP. Monday, Aug. 25 1:00 p.m.McKesson OneCloud – The One Cloud to Rule Them All (MGT2385) – McKesson will discuss the evolution of its true private cloud to enable data center consolidation of multiple business units through VCE converged infrastructure, VMware orchestration and automation and HyTrust security policy controls and visibility. Tuesday, Aug. 26, 4 p.m.Moody’s IT Transformation: The Journey, the Process, Achievements and Benefits (OPT2089) – Moody’s is in the midst of a transformation to become a broker of IT services. This journey is starting through the implementation of VMware vCloud Automation Center. Tuesday, Aug. 26, 12:30 p.m. How to Build and Deploy a Well Run Hybrid Cloud (INF3037-SPO) – Learn how customers can leverage best practices to assemble intelligent components to rapidly deploy a hybrid cloud through integrated VMware and EMC solutions. Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2:30 p.m.If you’d like to learn more about VMworld activities, keep a close eye on the VCE Vblog for live blogging and videos during the show, as well as our events page for full coverage and our Twitter feed. We’re looking forward to seeing you there!
PANAMA CITY, Panama – A United Nations (UN) team launched a probe on Aug. 13 to determine whether a shipment of Cuban arms found hidden aboard a North Korean freighter violated UN sanctions, officials said. The Chong Chon Gang was boarded and searched on July 10 as it passed through the Panama Canal on suspicion it was carrying narcotics. Instead, inspectors uncovered an undeclared shipment of Cuban weapons, including two MiG-21 fighters. Cuban officials later said the weapons were being shipped to North Korea to be refurbished. “The UN mission is in the country now and began work early,” Panamanian Security Minister José Raúl Mulino said. The UN experts will report on their findings to the UN Security Council, which will decide whether the shipment violates a ban on arms transfers to North Korea. The six-member team is led by Martin Uden, a former British ambassador to South Korea who is currently the coordinator of the UN experts group charged with monitoring enforcement of sanctions against North Korea. The weapons systems were found in 25 containers buried under tons of sugar. Besides the MiGs, the shipment included anti-aircraft and guidance systems, missiles, explosives and command-and-control vehicles. Thirty-five North Korean sailors have been detained on arms trafficking charges that carry maximum sentences of up to 12 years in prison. The ship is moored at the port of Colón, but Panamanian authorities have kept secret for security reasons where the arms shipment is being held. [AFP (Panama), 13/08/2013; Telemetro (Panama), 09/08/2013] By Dialogo August 14, 2013
18SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr A home is always a good investment. Several experts pointed to the notion that buying is better than renting as a bit of money wisdom everyone should ignore. “People think ‘if I rent, I’m a loser,’” says David Schneider, a certified financial planner at Schneider Wealth Strategies in New York City. On the contrary, renting can save money in the long run, says Pete Lang, an investment advisor and founder of Lang Capital in Hilton Head, South Carolina. Homes come with steep transaction costs and maintenance expenses. Plus, there is no guarantee they will appreciate in value. continue reading » You should always go for the highest return. Of course you want to make the most money possible off your investments, but going for the highest return isn’t always a smart strategy. “It may not necessarily suit your goals,” says Michelle Hutchison, money expert for personal finance site Finder.com. The risk on these investments may be too high, or they could come with significant fees. Not all money advice is helpful. Some so-called tips could even set you up for financial failure. U.S. News spoke to five finance experts and asked them which money tips they think people are better off ignoring. Here’s what they said.
If you don’t have many marketable skills, or would like to gain new ones for better jobs, the office can help you with that too. The Broome County Office of Employment and Training is still helping residents find employment by connecting them with local businesses and offering them training to get the job of their dream. As of Thursday afternoon, there are 430 openings in the Binghamton area in both the private and public sectors, all of which are looking to hire people right now for jobs like nurses, truck drivers, or cooks. The office, specifically the Broome-Tioga Workforce, works hand-in-hand with the state department of labor to find resources available and help the unemployed. “How to interact with, you know, prospective employers, but also providing services through let’s say BOCES training, training with SUNY Broome, and the Metrics, which is an online course we have now opened up to everyone in Broome County,” said Robert Murphy, the Executive Director of Broome-Tioga Workforce. For information on how to get started with the office and for more workforce resources, please call 607-778-2136, or visit their website. (WBNG) — Despite the large scale unemployment happening during the coronavirus crisis, there are resources available locally to help people find jobs.
Dec 18, 2008 (CIDRAP News) – Authorities from Cambodia, Bangladesh, and Egypt reported that the H5N1 avian influenza virus has struck poultry again, according to new reports.Kao Phal, an agriculture ministry official in Cambodia, said the virus was detected in poultry in a village in Kandal province, where a 19-year-old man got sick after handling a dead chicken, according to an Associated Press (AP) report yesterday. The outbreak is Cambodia’s first since April 2007, according to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE). The man’s illness was reported last week.The ministry said three ducks and one chicken tested positive for the H5N1 virus and that veterinarians have culled about 320 birds to stop the spread of the disease.Ly Sovann, an avian flu expert with Cambodia’s health ministry, told the AP that the man is recovering but remains hospitalized.Meanwhile, livestock officials in Bangladesh reported yesterday that the H5N1 virus struck two commercial poultry farms, one in Rajshahi district, in the northwestern part of the country near the border with India, and one about 30 miles northeast of Dhaka, the capital, according to a report from the OIE. The country’s last outbreak occurred in late September, striking a different poultry farm in Rajshahi.Veterinary workers culled 3,781 birds at the two farms to contain the outbreak.Elsewhere, animal health authorities in Egypt reported on Nov 27 that they had detected the virus in chickens in Minya governorate in central Egypt, according to a report that appeared today on the Egypt-based Strengthening Avian Influenza Detection and Response (SAIDR) Web site. SAIDR is a Johns Hopkins University project designed to help Egypt coordinate avian flu efforts with its international partners.The outbreak involved 15 backyard birds in a village in Minya’s Beni Mazar district, according to the SAIDR report. The birds had been vaccinated in August.Though the H5N1 virus is endemic in Egypt, the country’s last reported outbreak occurred in mid-June among backyard birds in Luxor governorate, according to the OIE. The country’s most recent human case, in a 16-year-old girl whose death was confirmed by the World Health Organization (WHO) on Dec 16, was in Asyut governorate, about 50 miles south of Minya.According to an incident report on the SAIDR Web site detailing the veterinary investigation that followed the girl’s death, several birds near her home had been sick or died before she got sick. Neighbors had discarded the dead birds in a nearby drainage ditch. The girl’s family said they had recently bought and eaten two ducks. After one of the ducks died, the family quickly slaughtered the second one.In other developments, animal health officials in India today said they sealed part of its border with Bangladesh to help control the spread of the H5N1 virus, according to a Reuters report. Anisur Rahman, animal resource minister of West Bengal state, told Reuters the border closure affects the crossing between Malda district, where authorities have culled about 10,000 birds following recent outbreaks, and Bangladesh.He said the virus could have been spread by chickens and ducks smuggled from Bangladesh, Reuters reported.India is also battling outbreaks in Assam state.Meanwhile, an official from Indonesia’s agriculture ministry told the Jakarta Post yesterday that the government plans intensive measures against avian flu for the next 3 years hopes to stamp it out by 2014, Xinhua, China’s state news agency, reported yesterday.Tjeppy D. Soedjana, the ministry’s director general for animal husbandry, told the Post, “If all goes well, the nation will be free of the highly pathogenic bird flu virus by 2014.”According to Xinhua, he said the ministry has stopped the spread of the virus in only two of its 33 provinces: Gorontalo, in North Sulawesi, and North Maluku..Agriculture ministry records show that 294 regencies in 31 provinces have had avian flu outbreaks so far this year, which is up from 158 regencies and 25 provinces hit by outbreaks last year, according to the Xinhua report.In other avian flu news, officials in Germany on Dec 12 reported an outbreak of a low-pathogenic H5N3 virus at a commercial turkey farm in Cloppenburg, in the northwestern part of the country, according to an OIE report. The virus sickened 45 birds, and 8,400 others were culled to control the outbreak.Authorities did not identify the source of the virus. In October an H5N3 virus was detected at a zoo and another site in Leipzig in eastern Germany, according to OIE reports.See also:Dec 17 OIE report on Bangladesh outbreakDec 12 OIE report on Germany’s low-path outbreak
During a search of her house, officers found the body of the younger child bound and gagged in a closet in her bedroom.Police claimed the junior high school student calmly said that she choked and drowned the 5-year-old in a tub and that she was “satisfied” with the killing.Officers also confiscated a number of drawings depicting disturbing images, such as a crying woman and a person bound by ropes, during the search. Investigators claimed they also found writings containing messages such as “I want to torture a baby, with pleasure or should I be ignorant” and “keep calm and don’t give me torture” and also a message on a whiteboard saying that the girl was disappointed with her family.According to the neighbors, the girl’s parents divorced when she was little and she lived with her father and stepmother.During the preliminary investigation, the police found that the teen liked to watch horror movies and “idolized” Chucky — the main character in Child’s Play, about a murderous, possessed doll.The teen’s confession led the police to suspect that her preference for horror movies could have driven her to commit the alleged murder. The police also surmised that the teen’s mental health was a major motivational factor, noting that she came from a broken home. They also discovered that she channeled her feelings into her drawings and writings.Read also: Movies not behind toddler’s murder, experts sayThe girl is currently undergoing rehabilitation in Handayani Children’s and Social Rehabilitation Center while awaiting trial.Harry expressed the hope that police officers could investigate the sexual abuse allegations to determine whether they were a factor in the motivation for the homicide.”The sexual-abuse allegations need to be investigated too to find a logical conclusion as to why [the suspect] committed the violence,” he said.Separately, Central Jakarta Police Criminal Unit head Adj. Sr. Comr. Tahan Marpaung said on Thursday that the police had arrested and named three male suspects for allegedly raping the girl.The three men are reportedly her two uncles and her boyfriend.Tahan said the girl told investigators during her questioning that the perpetrators had raped her several times. Her uncle had even threatened to disseminate a video of him raping her if she dared to report the crime, Tahan added.”The case dossier is P21 [complete]. We are now waiting for the trial,” Tahan said as quoted by Antara. (nal)Topics : A 15-year-old girl who is accused of killing her 5-year-old neighbor in a shocking murder case in March was allegedly the victim of sexual abuse and is currently 14 weeks pregnant, an official has said.The latest grim revelation in the case unfolded after the girl underwent physical and psychological examination at the Kramat Jati Police Hospital in East Jakarta.The Social Affairs Ministry’s Social Rehabilitation Director General Harry Hikmat confirmed the girl’s pregnancy and her circumstances on Thursday. “She’s in two positions at once; a murder suspect and a sexual-abuse victim,” Harry said, as quoted by kompas.com.”[The suspect] was sexually abused [allegedly] by three people very close to her, she is 14 weeks pregnant at the moment.”Read also: Residents in shock, fear as 5-year-old girl found murderedThe murder case was first revealed when the girl suddenly turned herself in on March 6 at the Taman Sari Police Station in West Jakarta, claiming that she had killed her 5-year-old neighbor the previous day.
May 30, 2017 Governor Wolf, PennDOT Announce 2017 Highway Improvements in Southeast Pennsylvania SHARE Email Facebook Twitter Infrastructure, Press Release, Transportation Norristown, PA – Governor Tom Wolf and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that over $550 million in highway and bridge improvements will begin or be bid across the Philadelphia region during the 2017 construction season, bringing the region’s total contract work this year to roughly 125 projects worth $2.2 billion.“The funding allocated for these projects not only reduces the backlog of Pennsylvania’s pavement and bridge demands, but significantly improves the growing need for better mobility and safety on our roadways,” Governor Wolf said. “This major investment in our infrastructure that will greatly improve our vast transportation network, enhance local communities and generate more robust economies across the state.”The announcement was made on a site within the Lafayette Street Extension Project, a $95 million project that will spur economic redevelopment in Norristown and strengthen one of Plymouth Township’s busy retail and industrial centers.Overall highlights in the 2017 construction season for PennDOT’s District 6 (Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties) include:approximately 235 miles of paving; andapproximately 33 bridges will be repaired or replaced.“The infusion of additional funding through Act 89 has allowed us to move critical projects into construction that will help extend the service life of our highways and bridges, improve safety and strengthen our infrastructure for future generations,” District 6 Executive Kenneth M. McClain said.Notable projects that have recently moved into construction include:I-95 Betsy Ross Ramps/Adams Avenue Connector in Philadelphia ($81 million);U.S. 322 widening in Delaware County ($62.6 million);U.S. 202 bridges over Amtrak in Chester County ($26.4 million);Route 452 bridge replacement in Delaware County ($19.9 million);I-95 overhead bridges in Delaware County ($16.6 million);JFK Boulevard bridge rehabilitations in Philadelphia ($15.9 million);Pottstown signal system improvements in Montgomery County ($13.3 million);U.S 13 (Bristol Pike) resurfacing in Bucks County ($3 million); andRoute 41/Newark Road Intersection improvement in Chester County ($1.4 million).Notable projects that are expected to be bid this year include:I-95 GR4 in Philadelphia (estimated $278 million);Chestnut Street bridges in Philadelphia (apparent low bid $103.5 million);U.S. 1 improvement in Bucks County (estimated $85 million);U.S. 422 reconstruction in Montgomery County (estimated $38 million);I-95 resurfacing in Bucks County (apparent low bid $29.6 million);Markley Street/U.S. 202 South improvement in Montgomery County (estimated $24 million);I-76 resurfacing in Montgomery County (apparent low bid $21.1 million);MacDade Boulevard improvement in Delaware County (estimated $5.5 million); and14 contracts to resurface 235 segment miles in the Philadelphia region.A map showing all contracted work that District 6 has underway or that will start or be bid this year is available at www.penndot.gov/district6 on the “Construction Projects/Roadwork” page.Serving as another example of transportation’s impact on communities, the three-phase Lafayette Street project is funded 80 percent by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and 20 percent by Montgomery County. Montgomery County initiated the project and manages it in partnership with PennDOT and the FHWA. The first phase, which extended Lafayette Street past its former limit at Ford Street into Plymouth Township, finished construction in early 2015. The second phase, completed in December 2016, improved local roads in preparation for the eventual interchange and includes widening Ridge Pike between Ross Street and School Lane; realigning, rebuilding, and signalizing Fairfield Road and Diamond Avenue; and connecting the extended Lafayette Street into Diamond Avenue.The third phase, estimated at $25 million, is on schedule to be bid this fall with construction expected to begin in the spring of 2018 and will widen and rebuild the existing Lafayette Street in downtown Norristown. The work will also improve mobility for bicyclists and pedestrians by installing a pedestrian crossing at the Norristown Transportation Center and connecting the Schuylkill River Trail and the Chester Valley Trail at DeKalb Street and Lafayette Street.The regional investments complement the department’s Road Maintenance and Preservation, or Road MaP, program, which Governor Wolf recently announced will invest $2.1 billion in maintenance and highway and bridge capital projects over the next 10 years. Of the investments, $1 billion will go to roadway maintenance and $1.1 billion will go to highway and bridge capital projects. Of the capital projects, $500 million will be allocated to an Interstate preservation and reconstruction program, bringing that total program, begun in 2016, to $1 billion over the next 10 years. Another $600 million will go toward rehabilitation and reconstruction needs identified through the department’s district and regional planning efforts.For more information on projects occurring or being bid this year, those made possible by or accelerated by Act 89, or those on the department’s Four and Twelve Year Plans, visit www.projects.penndot.gov.
18 May 2017The Department of Internal Affairs is maintaining its position that lobby group Family First isn’t a charity. But founder Bob McCoskrie tells us why it is.http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/thepanel/audio/201844172/family-first-not-a-charityAudio Player00:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.
RelatedPosts Solskjaer criticises England over handling of youngster Greenwood Denmark hold England to draw Batshuayi double helps Belgium to massive win over Iceland Raheem Sterling’s last minute penalty salvaged England from another embarrassing result against Iceland as Gareth Southgate’s men survived going down to 10 men and Birkir Bjarnason also missing a late spot-kick to start their Nations League campaign with a 1-0 win in Reykjavik on Saturday.Four years on from one of English football’s most embarrassing nights in losing 2-1 to Iceland at Euro 2016, the Three Lions were far from the free-scoring force that romped through Euro 2020 qualifying in their first match for 10 months. Harry Kane had an early goal wrongly ruled out for offside before Kyle Walker was sent-off for two bookable offences 20 minutes from time.All of Iceland’s good defensive work was undone in the 89th minute when Sverrir Ingason was also harshly dismissed for a second booking when he blocked Sterling’s shot with his arm.With Kane having been replaced by Mason Greenwood, Sterling took responsibility from spot, but the drama did not end there.Straight from kick-off, Joe Gomez was adjudged to have bundled over Holmbert Fridjonsson inside the area, but Bjamason blazed the resulting penalty over.Southgate’s men continued to enjoy the vast majority of possession in the second period, but the closest they came to breaking the deadlock before the dramatic finale was when Iceland’s Kari Arnason flicked Kieran Trippier’s free-kick onto his own post. Moments later Walker’s ill-judged lunge to break up an Icelandic counter-attack left his side a man down.A breakthrough did not look like coming until Sterling collected an overhit corner and the ball struck Ingason’s arm in his attempt to block the shot.Sterling coolly rolled his penalty straight down the middle and how Bjarnason wish he had showed the same composure as his wild finish let England off the hook.Tags: EnglandRaheem SterlingUEFA Nations League
With Barclays Premier League survival the target for both sides on show in Norfolk it was Hughton’s Canaries who deservedly ran out 2-0 winners with Robert Snodgrass opening the scoring after 20 minutes. Alexander Tettey added the second with a contender for goal of the season while Marcos Alonso was sent off late on for a second yellow card. John O’Shea headed clear a cross but the dropping ball was hit on the volley by Tettey and it flashed past Mannone and into the far corner. Poyet’s reaction to falling two goals behind was to make a pair of tactical substitutions before the break, hauling off Ki Sung-yeung and Jack Colback and replacing them with Seb Larsson and Lee Cattermole. Fabio Borini finally forced a save out of John Ruddy as he shot across the England international, who easily kept hold of the low drive – but that was the best the visitors could muster from a woeful first-half display. Poyet sent his players out early for the second half with his words of irritation likely to still be ringing in their ears as the game got back under way. But it was Norwich who continued where they had left off as Van Wolfswinkel’s downward header from a Wes Hoolahan cross was tipped over by Mannone moments after the restart. Brown tested Ruddy shortly afterwards as the Black Cats looked to stage an unlikely comeback, with their first real telling period of domination following. Norwich soon stemmed the tide and the game suffered a lull in proceedings as the hosts looked to close the game out without incident. Hoolahan came close to adding a third after a neat interchange with substitute Gary Hooper but Mannone held his shot, with Snodgrass firing a free-kick inches over the crossbar with seven minutes remaining. Alonso, who had already been cautioned for a foul on Snodgrass, was shown a second yellow card by referee Phil Dowd in injury time. Substitute Nathan Redmond came close at the death but it would have only added the gloss to an important win for Norwich. The Norwich players once again seemed to play for their manager, who has come under pressure in recent weeks. Victories over West Ham, Crystal Palace and Hull came at times earlier in the campaign when the strain on Hughton was at its highest and this win certainly ranks in that category. The victory moves Norwich up to 13th and, more importantly, seven points clear of the relegation zone while Gus Poyet has a job on his hands to keep Sunderland afloat. The hosts were on top from the off, forcing a number of set-pieces which all failed to test Vito Mannone in the Sunderland goal, with the Italian not forced into action until Jonny Howson’s drive was hit straight into his arms. The former Arsenal goalkeeper could do nothing about Snodgrass’ opener after a mix-up in the Black Cats’ defence. Wes Brown failed to clear a low cross and the ball fell kindly at the feet of Johan Elmander, who calmly slotted a pass for Snodgrass to steer past Mannone and put the Canaries ahead. Howson came close to adding a second five minutes later as the hosts continued to completely dominate, this time arrowing an effort towards the corner only to see Mannone deny him once more. Ricky van Wolfswinkel, without a goal since the opening day draw against Everton, should have poked home a chance when Elmander’s low drive across goal found the Dutchman but he could not get enough contact on the ball to turn it home from six yards out. The second goal did not take too long to arrive and when it did it was straight out of the top drawer. Chris Hughton’s Norwich side always seem to deliver the goods when their manager’s position is under threat and that proved the case once again as they outclassed 10-man Sunderland at Carrow Road. Press Association
Press Association Steve Tandy’s men led 10-8 at the break with Hassler replying to an earlier Gerhard van den Heever try. A Keatley penalty edged the hosts in front but they failed to profit from Rynier Bernardo’s sin-binning. Instead, Keatley had to cancel out a Biggar penalty and two more sure-footed strikes from the Ospreys fly-half steered the PRO12 leaders to their fourth straight win. Munster pressed early on but got no change from 12 attacking phases and full-back Dan Evans’ superb kick out of his 22 gained Ospreys some valuable territory. However, Munster’s solid set-piece game launched them downfield again and after the forwards battered up to the try-line, Keatley swung a peach of a pass out for returning winger Van den Heever to score in the left corner. The try went unconverted and Ospreys were not long in replying, with flanker Justin Tipuric, who was involved twice in the attack, popping a beautiful pass for Hassler to go over unopposed out wide on the right. Biggar nailed the difficult conversion and despite losing the influential Tipuric to a head injury in the 25th minute, the Welsh region continued to carry the bigger ball-carrying threat with Biggar and Webb lively throughout. Munster were finding some joy on Van den Heever’s wing and the South African was hauled down short during a promising break, while a block by Josh Matavesi ruled out a second try for Hassler. A line-out infringement allowed Biggar to fire a 46-metre penalty through the uprights, before Keatley responded before the interval when punishing Dan Baker for taking out Murray at a ruck. The pair outshone their Munster counterparts, first-time captain Conor Murray and Ian Keatley, with the visiting pack also getting a very good return from their scrum. Biggar was unerring with the boot, landing four penalties and converting Jeff Hassler’s 15th-minute try, while scrum-half Webb’s influence as a distributor and tactician saw him deservedly win the man-of-the-match award. As the drizzle came down for the start of the second half, Keatley drilled an early penalty over to move Munster ahead for the second time. The hosts looked to have gained a key advantage when Bernardo was guilty of pulling down a Munster line-out in the 47th minute, but Keatley disappointed with a poor strike off the kicking tee. Biggar and Keatley exchanged penalties as Ospreys coped well with their sudden numerical disadvantage, and the home crowd’s sense of frustration grew. As Munster’s scrum began to buckle, Van den Heever was pinged for holding on in the tackle and another accurate kick from Biggar put his side into a 14-13 lead. Ospreys’ control of the breakdown was particularly evident as they set up another scoring chance for Biggar in the 69th minute and he delivered once again. Some clever tactical kicking from Biggar and Webb kept Ospreys in the right areas of the pitch and although CJ Stander and replacement Jack O’Donoghue sparked a furious late rally from Munster, they could not avoid a second defeat of the season at Thomond Park. Half-backs Dan Biggar and Rhys Webb led Ospreys to a hard-earned 19-14 Guinness PRO12 victory over Munster at Thomond Park.
Nwamu and Obekpa will be absent due to club commitments and administrative reasons.According to the Team’s General Manager, Musa Adamu, Nwamu whose National team debut was at the 2017 FIBA Afrobasket for men in Tunisia just got traded from Wisconsin Herd to Indiana Pacers franchise and so he needed time to settle in.“Nwamu could not make it. He has just been traded from his club to Indiana Pacers, so he cannot afford to leave immediately.”The team manager of the high flying D’Tigers who are on a 9-game unbeaten streak said the inclusion of Buchi and Ibe Abuchi was based on their outstanding performances in 2018.“Buchi Nwaiwu was the Most Valuable Player of the FIBA Zone 3 club Championship in Cotonou where he helped his club (Rivers Hoopers of Port Harcourt) qualify for the maiden edition of the FIBA Afro League. He played very well and he was the most valuable player and the highest scorer.”“Ibe too was the MVP of the invitational championship played in Kano last year and also put up a good show at the National Sports Festival. Their performances never went unnoticed”, Adamu said.Having qualified for the World Cup holding later this year in China, Nigeria will hope to finish the qualifiers with their unbeaten record intact when they face host- Côte d’Ivoire on the 22nd of February.The team will battle Central Africa Republic on the 23rd while it will be the clash of two basketball powerhouses in Africa when Nigeria meets Senegal on the 24th.Nigeria who became the first country in the world to book its ticket to China defeated Senegal on Sunday, 16th of September 2018 by 81-61 (27-12, 22-17, 17-18, 23-12) with Ike Diogu weighing in with 17points and 9 rebounds.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram WORLD CUP QUALIFIERSRivers Hoopers player Buchi Nwaiwu and Ibe Abuchi Agu of Gombe Bulls have been invited to D’Tigers National team as replacements for Ike Nwamu and Christopher Obekpa.D’Tigers camp officially opens on Tuesday, 19th of February in Abidjan for the last window of the 2019 FIBA World Cup qualifiers.
AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisIt was opening day in Alpena Circuit Court for the trial of 67–year–old Dennis Albert Liske. Liske who has been charged with sexual conduct in the 2nd degree sat in silence as jury selection began for his case.One by one Judge Mack along with Prosecutor, Ed Black, and Liske’s lawyer, Dan White questioned citizens to see who would be fit for the trial. Before selecting 12 people to determine Liske’s fate, Liske’s lawyer, called out names of possible witnesses who would be involved with the trial.Judge Mack went over the rule while Ed Black questioned possible jury candidates. At least 15 people we’re let go before a final jury was selected around 11:30 am.“You’re excused,” were the words Judge Mack uttered to citizens he decided to let go.Some issues while selecting a jury included the fact that over a dozen called to duty knew Liske. Some admitted that they would have a difficult time and felt uncomfortable with the facts of the case.“So again we haven’t given the specifics of the case. But if you’re having difficulty of the subject matter or if you think it will cause you not to be able to sit on the jury to a certain attempt to be able to listen to the judge’s obstructions and only consider the evidence that he obstructs you to consider?” Prosecuting Attorney, Ed Black questioned to the jury.Opening statements finally started around 1 pm. Liske was charged with a single count of criminal sexual conduct in the 2nd degree stemming back from an incident involving his now 13–year–old granddaughter.She was 12 back in January when she claimed Liske inappropriately touched her chest at his home. Liske pleaded not guilty to the charge. The trial has been set to last 3 days.WBKB News will have more details coming up this week.AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThis Tags: Criminal Charges, Criminal Sexual Conduct, Dennis Albert Liske, Dennis LiskeContinue ReadingPrevious Besser Museum Celebrates ‘Night Sky’ With Upcoming EventNext Thomas James Guthrie Found Guilty of Criminal Sexual Conduct
Cast: Zune MP3 Player (4). Maybe we should blame production for this, but there wasn’t much brought to the table outside of Wes and Bananas as a speechwriting team.T.J. Lavin: Kicker Car Audio System (7). It’s tough to fault Teej for anything he does, but he was a little over the top with his praise of Jenny.Overall: Zune MP3 Player (4). Our scoring system is weighted, so if it’s a bad production/cast night, that’s gonna hurt the overall score. Welcome to the recap for Episode 2 of DeeTV’s “The Challenge: Total Madness.” What’s that? It’s MTV? Well, you wouldn’t have known it from this episode, which was dominated by one of the least entertaining people in the entire cast. And even though Wednesday’s episode gave us insight into how the nominations, Tribunals, and interrogations will go the rest of the season, MTV still spent an awful lot of time on just one of the 27 remaining cast members.Well, four of the 27 remaining cast members. Rookie Jenn was all over this episode, too, and she provided us with one of the all-time cringiest moments in Challenge history. Tori and Jordan were also prominent players this week, but not for any positive reasons. It’s rare that a 90-minute episode with almost the entire cast can be so uneventful, but with zero hook-ups, one notable argument, a suspense-free elimination, and a whole lot of strategy/game talk (that, again, was largely centered around just a small handful of people), this episode was a letdown after a solid season premiere. Perhaps this is the Most Dangerous Season EverTM because viewers might die of boredom? MORE CHALLENGE: Season 35 cast breakdown | Best competitors of all-timeWe’re not saying a competition/strategy-based episode is always a bad thing — far from it — but if you tuned in hoping to see Kailah and Bear hook up, someone throw a punch, or Kaycee appear on screen for more than two total seconds, well, better luck next time. Let’s break down what did happen on the second episode the “The Challenge: Total Madness.”“The Challenge: Total Madness:” Episode 2 recap***NOTHING BUT SPOILERS AHEAD***The episode starts with everyone talking about the new must-win-an-elimination-to-be-in-the-final twist. Jay doubles down on the fact he’s the only one eligible to run T.J.’s final right now, which is what someone who doesn’t know how the future works would say. CT and Ashley both complain that this will blow up their strategies, with CT explaining that his entire Challenge career was about intimidating people so he wouldn’t get put into eliminations. This isn’t exactly true because there was also that time he hooked up with Shauvon on a roof.Still, CT pretty much has the strategy figured out: Be nice to people so they put you in an elimination against the opponent of your choosing. He also points out that no one will put Jenny in an elimination unless they’re an idiot. (Dee: Hold my beer…)Tori says she wants to go in first, and Big T says she has been training hard in the offseason and wants a chance to show people how strong she really is. Chances are, most of the females would also like to see how strong Big T really is because they still don’t think she’s very strong. Her wig game in the talking heads is on point, though.Jenn and Rogan are flirting/talking strategy, and Dee is watching like an attentive koala. (We’ll pay that off later). Rogan acknowledges that because Jenn has no alliance, it’s probably not smart to associate with her, but he also admits that sometimes he “likes to think with his penis,” so you can see his dilemma. It was a rare moment of self-awareness and one most guys reading this can relate to. Maybe the gals, too. It’s a boundary-less world nowadays.Dee, who has intimate knowledge of Rogan’s penis-centric thought process, isn’t a fan of it this season, and after a pep talk from Tori, proudly proclaims she’s not OK with Rogan moving on yet. Not sure it’s her choice, but fortune favors the bold.DAILY COMPETITION: AIRDROP EXTRACTIONThe cast assembles in front of giant letters that spell out “Challenge,” and as is the case every year, we’re left to wonder if they fly those over from the States or have a company in the host country make them. It really is one of the most enduring mysteries of the show, along with what T.J. does all day and how Aneesa keeps getting invited back.The cast is randomly divided into nine groups of three. (Why random? Pick nine captains and let’s do this schoolyard style). Each team has to transfer 15 “heavy” military crates one mile between two “missile launch platforms.” The top three teams advance to Round 2, which is where “all the fun happens,” according to T.J. The three remaining teams will board a helicopter and drop their nine bombs on targets on the missile launch platforms. The team that has the “most accurate bombs” will make up the Tribunal. Missiles? Bombs? Helicopters? That’s right — some real Most Dangerous Season EverTM s***.The teams:Wes/Jordan/Jenny (Team Is This Rigged?)Josh/Bayleigh/Jenn (Team CBS)Kaycee/Jay/CT (Team Eye Chart)Cory/Swaggy/Dee (Team Heavy D and the Boyz)Fessy/Kyle/Melissa (Team Best Looking)Ashley/Bear/Jenna (Team New Racks and Alternative Facts)Nelson/Kailah/Tori (Team Up-a-Cup and a Young Buck)Bananas/Aneesa/Nany (Team Past Their Primes)Rogan/Big T/Mattie Lynn (Team Funny Accent)Already, we have problems, as clearly teams with two females are at a disadvantage. I understand that we, in fact, live a boundary-less world nowadays, but there’s also a common-sense world that says three of the four teams with two dudes are gonna advance. (Spoiler alert: That’s what happens.)Jordan says he wants to keep pace with Fessy because Fessy is a “D1 football player.” Again, D1 FCS football player. Don’t want to keep harping on that every week, but, you know, slight difference. Josh says Bayleigh “has proven that she’s a strong competitor”, and Bayleigh also says she’s a “strong competitor,” so clearly Bayleigh’s “speak-it-into-existence” plan is working because we haven’t seen her do anything (and that includes her “Big Brother” season).Josh is worried about Jenn, who’s worried about herself. She says if she’s not in the Tribunal, she’s “130 percent” going into elimination (let’s hope fractions aren’t involved). She then tells us she wants to start her own swimsuit line, and that’s when viewers should have known there was a 230-percent chance she was going into elimination. If a cast member ever talks about future business endeavors, you know right then things are about to go south.Tori sees Jenn struggling and makes an analogy about jumping on her like a lion (no word if she was referring to the lion that stalked and presumably ate Natalie after her wrong turn during the “Final Reckoning” final). Aneesa says Jenn is “looking her best, trying her least,” which would carry a lot more weight if it was coming from someone else. So, yeah, we get it — Jenn sucks — and while we wait for her inevitable demise, we take a break to see Bear lust over Kailah for the second straight week. Just hook up and get it over with, please.Big T is doing surprisingly well (according to Rogan), and Ashley realizes this just isn’t her day and decides to mail it in. We compared her to LeBron in our season preview because of the money she’s invested back into her body, and once again she reminds us of LBJ by conserving her energy for when it really matters. Pretty soon we might be having Ashley-vs.-Jordan for the greatest of all-time debates…just like we do with LeBron!Team Is This Rigged? (Wes, Jordan, Jenny) is the first to finish (duh), followed by Team Best Looking (Fessy, Kyle, Melissa) and Team Heavy D and the Boyz (Cory, Swaggy, Dee). Team Is This Rigged? gets first crack to drop bombs from the helicopter — which seems like a punishment, not a reward, for finishing first — but much to everyone’s delight (especially Bananas), they struggle, hitting just two of nine targets. Even Wes, who’s on the team, doesn’t mind doing poorly because “there’s nothing better than seeing Jordan lose.” Man, Jordan must be a real dick, huh? (Not an insult on this show.)Team Best Looking follows, which means Melissa finally gets to speak this season. After a couple misses, they hit seven of nine targets. As Dee gets ready to board the helicopter with Team Heavy D and the Boyz, Bananas suggests this is a good time for Rogan and Jenn to hook up, though Dee might kamikaze out of the helicopter to stop them. Rogan is a fan of the idea, pointing out they have 20 minutes, while Bananas says they’ll be good even if they have just five. And that wins the award for classiest exchange of the night.Team Heavy D and the Boyz hit all nine targets, putting Dee, Swaggy, and Cory in the Tribunal. Swaggy says “he’s lit” (the second-most annoying thing he says this episode), and after Jordan throws a tantrum (and Bananas makes fun of him for dropping one of his boxes “in Germany”), everybody returns to the bomb shelter, where they will decide on the first female to go into the elimination round.STRATEGY TALKDee pushes for the house to pick Jenn for three reasons: “She’s the weakest girl…her social game is s***…she’s flirting with my man/ex man, whatever he is, but I don’t like it.” Jenny wants to get chosen by the Tribunal because she says this is an easy path to a red skull (she must have used a strategy app in addition to her equations app in the offseason). Fessy admits he has no clue what’s going on, which doesn’t come as a surprise if you watched his “Big Brother” season and saw him get led around like a donkey by J.C.Jenn, in a misguided attempt to save herself, turns to Bananas and Wes, and so begins the cringiest 10 minutes of the entire season. The two “showmen” (Bananas’ word) convince Jenn she needs to have a speech ready for nominations, and they all but dictate what she should say, including comparing herself to a stock that will be at its highest when she’s losing in the final. Bananas sums it up: “I don’t think that Jenn actually understands what’s happening to her right now. It’s basically, like, we’re giving her a roadmap that leads directly off of a cliff into a pit of sharks and broken glass.”Actually, Nelson sums it up best by sitting there with his mouth agape, undoubtedly shocked that he’s not the dumbest cast member this season.ELIMINATION VOTE AND INTERROGATIONBananas kicks off the elimination vote by having Wes read the docket for that week’s meeting, which is just an excuse to put poor Jenn in the spotlight. Jenn nervously starts by saying, “Hello…greetings, earthlings…” and that’s when even the most black-hearted “Challenge” viewers had to watch between their fingers. Words can’t do justice to how brutal it was. She points out that everyone thinks she’s weak, but that’s really not that bad of a thing. Mattie Lynn shows up for just the second time this season (not a good sign for her long-term prospects) and says you should never call yourself weak even if you are weak. Jenn goes on to explain that they should keep her around so they can beat her in a final, which actually makes sense (shout out to Katie Doyle), but as she continues to give “one of the worst speeches in nomination history,” according to CT, she goes off the rails and says rookies shouldn’t go against strong competitors and everyone laughs at her.Wes finally puts her out of her misery and votes her into Purgatory. Jenn is hilariously shocked by this. Everyone but Bananas, Rogan, and CT vote for her, with those three throwing their votes toward Big T. Wes says he’s had a fun couple hours and goes off to continue growing his beard.Jenn then decides it would be a good idea to get into an argument with Dee, who holds the fate of her opponent in her hands. Did Wes tell her to do that, too? Jenn accuses Dee of watching her in her sleep, saying she peaks under her koala eye mask to make sure she’s not hooking up with Rogan. Night-vision footage seems to confirm this, which once again proves that Dee is a real D(ee)-blocker.She’s also a T-blocker, as in Tori. Tori wants to go into Purgatory, but Dee says (numerous times) that her “No. 1 girl” is Jenny, and she promised her a spot in Purgatory this week. Tori isn’t about that life, and points out that Dee won $250,000 last season by riding her and Jordan’s coattails. Jordan says if Dee doesn’t vote in Tori, then he’s done working with her, which seems a bit dramatic, but, as established, Jordan is a dick.After a weird conversation where Tori and Dee stand in lockers like Screech on “Saved By the Bell” and production plays church music, Dee reaffirms that Tori is not her No. 1 and is now annoyed that Tori threatened her (which she knew because Tori started the conversation with “This is not a threat…”). Dee says for the second time this episode that she has big balls (hey, it’s a boundary-less world), and we’re off to the Tribunal.The Tribunal decides to nominate Jenny, Tori, and Big T. It’s odd Swaggy doesn’t want to get Bayleigh in Purgatory in what figures to be the easiest matchup a girl can have all season, but she’s such a strong competitor (11th place on “Big Brother 20”) that she probably doesn’t have to worry.Big T says absolutely nothing of consequence while being interrogated, Swaggy refers to himself in the third person when talking to Jenny (his most annoying moment of the night), and Dee and Tori go for a lengthy Round 3 about whether Dee owes Tori and Jordan anything because of last season. Holy crap, if it wasn’t for Wes and Bananas f’ing with Jenn, this episode would be instantly forgettable.Later, Wes points out to Dee that it might not be smart to give Jenny a free red skull and ticket to the final, as that will make it more difficult for Dee to not only make it to the final but also win. This thought had definitely never occurred to Dee, but she pretends that it has and suggests if they get to Purgatory and see it’s a puzzle, she might pivot to Tori, who is “s***” at puzzles. Not a bad save, all things considered.Also, we should note that we’re 75 minutes into the episode and Kailah, Jenna, and Nany, aka the “Holy Trinity,” have said fewer than four combined words…which kinda makes sense since it’s Holy Week.PURGATORY (ELIMINATION COMP)A buzzer sounds and we’re headed to Purgatory. The cast is very excited, and they get even more fired up when T.J. explains yet another twist: Someone in the Tribunal can vote themselves into Purgatory. He doesn’t explain how the voting process works for that (Can Dee be overruled by the two guys if she wants to go in? What would’ve happened if there were two females in the Tribunal?), but Teej likes to keep us on a need-to-know basis, so I guess we’ll find out later.Everyone is pumped to see if Dee will take on her early-season nemesis, but she explains that she’s a “woman of her word” and has to vote for Jenny because they shook hands (boo!). If you’re keeping track at home, that means “big balls” Dee passed on the easiest opportunity she’ll have all season to earn a red skull. Care to take back your praise, Wes? To be fair, Dee also explains that she wasn’t mentally ready to go into elimination (valid) and that she was worried about dying of embarrassment if she lost, which is the opposite of what someone with big balls would say.The Tribunal votes in Jenny by a 3-0 margin, and we don’t even need to watch the rest.The competition is called “Flip the Switch”, and each competitor has to flip 10 barrels on strings over some poles. The first person to flip all 10 to their opponent’s side wins and is officially fit to run “T.J.’s final” (something he says three times in the next four minutes).Jenny throws her barrels over the poles with ease, while Jenn “looks like a little kid at a birthday party trying to keep the balloon from touching the ground,” according to CT. He adds a faint “whee” to drive the point home of just how ineffectual Jenn is.As the rest of the cast freaks out over Jenny essentially doing the comp with one hand, Jordan must have been like, “Yeah? Welcome to the club.” T.J. gets a little too excited over Jenny’s performance and says she could “single-handedly smoke [himself] and anyone else up there.” Swaggy yells out, “Facts!” when Teej says this, continuing his quest to speak only in Tweets.After T.J. congratulates Jenn on getting beat by Jenny (odd), Bananas hollers,”We miss you already” as Jenn leaves. Call me crazy, but I think he really means it.Unlike the producers of this episode, Ashley has no time for Dee, saying, “Dee thinks she’s this great game player ’cause she learned from Wes, but she gave the strongest girl in the house the easiest ride to the final, and now she’s gonna have to compete against her in a final. Good luck, honey. Dream on.” (pause) “Pfft.” The “pfft” was a nice touch.Jordan says Dee can’t be trusted, and she’s the “only one” on his and Tori’s list right now. Great, does that mean we’ll have to endure another Dee-Tori-Jordan-centric episode this season? If so, I’d like to opt out. As the credits roll, Wes has a rare moment of humility and admits he doesn’t know what the right strategy is, which we already knew from when he was praising Dee.WHAT WE LEARNEDLike all reality TV producers, “The Challenge” crew likes to foreshadow. Sometimes it’s for the immediate next one or two episodes; sometimes it’s for the entire season. Based on what we saw in Episode 2, a few things seem clear:Jenny was talked up so much that you can almost book her appearance in the final. Fessy also got talked up by none other than Jordan, so he’s likely going a long way this season.It’s not a death knell to get minimal screen team early in the season (after all, there are still 27 people on the show), but for Jenna, Nany, Kailah and Kaycee to get a combined one talking head is a very bad sign for all four. There’s a big difference in getting a little bit of time (like Ashley and even Bayleigh did) and getting zero time. Jay, Kyle, and Nelson were mostly no-shows tonight, too.We also learned that Fessy “came to compete,” (thanks), Big T wants to be in “every single Tribunal” in the future (bold strategy), and Bear and Cory — two of the biggest cads in recent Challenge history — draw the line at being a sore loser (a man got to have a code).We’ll see next week if the guys are smart enough to nominate Jay. He has a red skull, which means he’s taking someone’s spot in the final, and he’s likely the worst male competitor in the game. He should be a unanimous nomination, with one of the big players trying to manipulate the Tribunal to put him in against the rookie. Based on CT’s rant early in the episode, my money’s on him going in.OVERALL EPISODE RATINGFrom now on, we’ll rate aspects of the episode based on the daily competition prizes cast members used to win on older Challenges. Here’s our rating system:1=Freestyle Kite (this was actually a prize given out)2=Burger King Feast (apologies to Turbo, who was very excited about this)3=Blockbuster Gift Certificate (there’s one still open somewhere)4=Zune MP3 Player (iPods were overrated)5=Razor Scooter (these were cool for hot minute in the mid-aughts)6=T-Mobile Sidekick (the best cell phone for getting a clue from T.J.)7=Kicker Car Audio System (who didn’t want to win one of these?)8=Plasma TV (this was a big deal when it was won)9=BMW motorcycle (Brad’s finest Challenge moment…other than explaining that him and Britni weren’t on an “I love you” program)10=Saturn Ion Quad Coupe (hey, a car’s a car)Production: Razor Scooter (5). Nothing great, nothing bad. At least they gave us a dual talking head with Wes and Bananas and had footage of Dee watching Jenn. They also had some nice reaction shots of a horrified Aneesa during Jenn’s speech.Competitions: Kicker Car Audio System (7). The daily comp was demanding and the second part looked fun, and the elimination comp could have been decent with more evenly matched competitors.
Arkansas State – Kutztown Invitational, Reading, Pa. – Team Finish: 6th/27 – Recap | ResultsNext Competition: Prairie View A&M Invitational, Arlington, Texas – Feb. 2-4Louisiana Tech – IdleNext Competition: Prairie View A&M Invitational, Arlington, Texas – Feb. 2-4Monmouth – Kutztown Invitational, Reading, Pa. – Team Finish: 17th/27 – Recap | ResultsNext Competition: Crusader Classic, Richton Park, Ill. – Feb. 9-11Sam Houston State – Kutztown Invitational, Reading, Pa. – Team Finish: 3rd/27 – Recap | ResultsNext Competition: Prairie View A&M Invitational, Arlington, Texas – Feb. 2-4Stephen F. Austin – Kutztown Invitational, Reading, Pa. – Team Finish: 7th/27 – Recap | ResultsNext Competition: Prairie View A&M Invitational, Arlington, Texas – Feb. 2-4Tulane – Kutztown Invitational, Reading, Pa. – Team Finish: 4th/27 – Recap | ResultsNext Competition: SFA Stormin’ Ladyjack Classic, Houston, Texas – Feb. 16-18Valparaiso – IdleNext Competition: Crusader Classic, Richton Park, Ill. – Feb. 9-11Vanderbilt – Kutztown Invitational, Reading, Pa. – Team Finish: 2nd/27 – Recap | ResultsNext Competition: Prairie View A&M Invitational, Arlington, Texas – Feb. 2-4
FRISCO, Texas – Abilene Christian’s Jonathan Sheehy and New Orleans’ Trang Dao are the Southland Conference Men’s and Women’s Tennis Players of the Week, the league announced Wednesday. Southland Conference Players of the Week are presented by MidSouth Bank.Sheehy went 6-0 between singles and doubles play during a 3-0 roadtrip for the Wildcats, who improved to a conference-leading 10-3 this spring.Having played 13 matches in the opening month of play, Abilene Christian will take the weekend off before a road test against SMU presents itself at 5 p.m. CT on Friday, Feb. 22.Dao played a vital role in a 4-0 weekend for the Privateers, extending their hot start to 6-0, the best team start to a spring season in program history since 2003. She came out on top of all three singles matches and went 3-1 in doubles play.New Orleans is also idle this weekend and returns to the courts with a pair of home matches against Spring Hill and Troy at 11 a.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. Sunday, respectively.Men’s Tennis Player of the Week – Jonathan Sheehy, Abilene Christian – Junior – Arlington, TexasExtending his singles winning streak to nine matches, Sheehy posted straight-set victories at the top slot against Colorado State-Pueblo and Montana. The Arlington, Texas, native had to battle back from a set one loss to earn a point against Air Force, winning the final set 7-6 (5).In doubles action, Sheehy took care of the No. 2-slot pairs from CSU Pueblo and Air Force alongside Cole Lawson before edging the top-line squad from Montana 7-6 (5) with brother Josh. He’s won six of his 11 doubles matches with three different partners this season. This is Sheehy’s second Player of the Week honor of the 2019 season.Honorable Mention: Axel Vila Antuna, Lamar; Oliver Valentinsson, Incarnate Word; Mats Westkamp, New Orleans.Women’s Tennis Player of the Week – Trang Dao, New Orleans – Senior – Ho Chi Minh City, VietnamDao didn’t drop a single set in singles action, including a 6-4, 7-5 victory over Mariia Borodii of Xavier (La.), serving as the match-clinching point against a Gold Nuggets squad that was ranked third at the NAIA level.While Dao and Ank Vullings dropped the top-line doubles contest against Xavier (3-6), the duo earned the Privateers a point against Loyola (La.) (6-1). Dao partnered with Mar Gendra for a pair of second-slot doubles wins against Prairie View A&M (6-4) and Louisiana Tech (6-4). Dao is 5-0 this season in singles play and 5-1 in doubles.Honorable Mention: Rada Manataweewat, Central Arkansas; Bianca Vitale, Lamar.Southland weekly award winners are nominated and voted upon by each school’s sports information director. Voting for one’s own athlete is not permitted. To earn honorable mention, a student-athlete must appear on at least 25 percent of ballots.
Former Jamaican and Caribbean junior squash champion Julian Morrison broke through to claim his first senior title when he won the Liguanea Club Open on Saturday night.In an explosive five-game finals match, Morrison stopped seasoned campaigner O’neil Johnson, but the veteran didn’t go down without a fight.Undaunted by the fact that Morrison was the favourite, Johnson served notice that it would be a hot contest when he won the first game. Morrison rallied to win the second and pull even, only to have Johnson come back and take the third.The youngster dug deep to blast back and take the fourth game. The final game went right down to the wire, but the rising squash star kept his head to win 19-21, 21-20, 19-21, 21-18, 21-20.MORE CONFIDENCE”This is pretty good because it gives me more confidence playing at the senior level, which will help me now that I’m on the pro tour where I’ll have to play top players,” said Morrison, reflecting on his first senior title. He recently joined the Professional Squash Association (PSA).In another exciting match, Andrew Levy beat Greg McClure 3-2 to win the consolation plate.Liguanea Club General Manager Gordon Edwards said Morrison’s win brought the weeklong tournament to a satisfying conclusion.”We had great matches and good-quality squash all week, but it was good to see Julian Morrison, a young player who we have watched grow up, come through and win his first senior title,” Edwards said.The tournament was sponsored by Total, UHY Dawgen, Avis, Lifespan, KLAS ESPN Sports FM, Epic Technologies, Jamaica Biscuit Company and Cari-Med.
Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew View comments Winfrey details her decision to withdraw from Simmons film Get ready for Serena Williams vs. Maria Sharapova in Paris China population now over 1.4 billion as birthrate falls Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina Jury of 7 men, 5 women selected for Weinstein rape trial Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award The Warriors listed Thompson as questionable for Sunday’s second game with a bruise in his left leg, though Thompson offered more specifics Saturday after practice. He didn’t do much work on the floor and limped to his media availability at Oracle Arena.Thompson said he is in more pain: “It’s not good. From watching that replay, it pissed me off.” Yet Thompson did receive some kind words from Smith.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown“Yeah, he was remorseful, so I don’t think he meant to do it,” Thompson said.Thompson grabbed at his lower left leg and grimaced in pain, a frightening moment for the defending champions. LATEST STORIES Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours Dave Chappelle donates P1 million to Taal relief operations Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson, bottom, is checked on by forward Jordan Bell during the first half of Game 1 of basketball’s NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, May 31, 2018. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)OAKLAND, Calif. — Golden State All-Star guard Klay Thompson expects to play in Game 2 of the NBA Finals after spraining his left ankle in a scary fall during a collision when Cleveland’s J.R. Smith slid into him in the first quarter of the series opener Thursday night.“It is a Finals game, and I’m going to do everything I possibly can to play,” he said. “It’s something you definitely don’t want to have in the NBA championship.”ADVERTISEMENT Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Lacson: Calamity fund cut; where did P4 billion go? He said the pain level and swelling increased overnight into Saturday, when he was working to get it loose and eliminate some of the stiffness.Thompson briefly went to the locker room during the game then returned and finished with 24 points and five 3-pointers on 8-for-16 shooting in the Warriors’ 124-114 overtime victory.“I was just trying to go for the ball. It looked like an opportunity for me to get a steal. Unfortunately, I didn’t. I fouled him,” Smith said Saturday. “They called the foul. I don’t know what more he was looking for.”Thompson grew up playing multiple sports with his brothers and has said he has a high tolerance for pain.“My ankle’s just sore,” he said. “It’s stiff at the moment, but I’m going to do what I can in these next 24 hours or so to loosen it up as much as possible, get some stability back. I’m optimistic for tomorrow. So that’s the hard part of the game we all have to endure. Got to let it go. It happens. I’ve just got to move on.”ADVERTISEMENT MOST READ
It was the Wizards’ seventh consecutive victory over the Hawks. Jordan put Antawn Jamison, a small forward, and center Brendan Haywood back in the starting lineup after having Calvin Booth and Michael Ruffin start the previous two games. The Bobcats dressed only 10 players. Hornets 86, at Rockets 80 Chris Paul had 17 points, six rebounds and five assists in his third game after injuring his right thumb to lead New Orleans. At Mavericks 110, Nets 77 Josh Howard scored 29 points and Diamond Bar High School product Keith Van Horn had 23 in Dallas’ 11th consecutive victory over New Jersey. At Spurs 80, Grizzlies 79 Tim Duncan made a layup off an inbound alley-oop pass from Manu Ginobili with 7.2 seconds left to lift San Antonio. Nuggets 100, at Bucks 93 Carmelo Anthony scored 38 points and Denver coach George Karl won in his return to Milwaukee. Pacers 91, at Bulls 89 Stephen Jackson scored 21 of his 29 points in the second half and Anthony Johnson’s basket with 3.9 seconds remaining sent short-handed Indiana past Chicago. Heat 100, at Jazz 94 Dwyane Wade finished with 31 points, eight rebounds and eight assists in Miami’s win. Shaquille O’Neal had 14 rebounds and 12 points. At Suns 115, Cavaliers 106 Shawn Marion had 25 points and 12 rebounds and Steve Nash 20 points and 15 assists for the Suns, who overcame a 46-point performance by Cleveland’s LeBron James for its ninth victory in 11 games. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! ATLANTA – Washington coach Eddie Jordan made another lineup change, and it paid off for the Wizards. Gilbert Arenas scored seven of his 33 points in overtime Saturday night and Washington beat Atlanta, 114-106. AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREGift Box shows no rust in San Antonio Stakes win at Santa Anita“We just wanted to establish a defensive mind-set,” Jordan said. “We’re showing each other that we’re willing to do anything it takes to get better and to win.” Jamison and Caron Butler finished with 23 points apiece for the Wizards. At Pistons 114, Bobcats 91 Richard Hamilton led a balanced attack with 19 points, and Detroit beat short-handed Charlotte.
Under 12 Go Games League Section 2DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment27-Jun-2011Carndonagh01 – 5ConvoyCarndonaghKelly Furniture Minor League Div 2 Section 1DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment24-Jun-2011Buncrana4 – 69 – 8CarndonaghScarvey-Buncrana24-Jun-2011Red Hughs5 – 170 – 5Naomh Colmcille NewtownCrossroadsKelly Furniture Minor League Div 1DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment24-Jun-2011Milford01 – 5Gaoth DobhairMoyle Park MilfordKelly Furniture Minor League Div 2 Section 2DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment24-Jun-2011Gaeil Fhanada1 – 50GlenswillyFanad Gaels PortsalonKelly Furniture Minor League Div 2 Section 1DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment24-Jun-2011Naomh Padraig Lifford2 – 121 – 5Robert EmmetsLifford-Pairc Mac DiarmadaKelly Furniture Minor League Div 1DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment24-Jun-2011Convoy1 – 91 – 5Sean MacCumhaillsConvoyCrawfords Trophies U-14 League Div 2 Section 1DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment24-Jun-2011Urris3 – 130 – 2Naomh Colmcille NewtownUrris-Pairc Ui Chraimhsaigh24-Jun-2011Red Hughs1 – 80 – 4CarndonaghCrossroadsCrawfords Trophies U-14 League Div 1DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment24-Jun-2011Convoy3 – 14 – 4Fanad GaelsConvoyKelly Furniture Minor League Div 1DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment23-Jun-2011Malin0 – 93 – 13CloughaneelyMalinCrawfords Trophies U-14 League Div 1DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment22-Jun-2011Convoy2 – 25 – 14St Eunans AConvoy-Pairc Naomh MhuireCrawfords Trophies U-14 League Div 2 Section 2DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment22-Jun-2011St Eunans B0 – 100 – 4Gaoth Dobhair BO Donnell Park-LetterkennyCrawfords Trophies U-14 League Div 2 Section 1DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment22-Jun-2011Naomh Padraig Lifford01 – 5BuncranaLifford-Pairc Mac DiarmadaCrawfords Trophies U-14 League Div 2 Section 2DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment22-Jun-2011Downings01 – 5St MichaelsDowningsCrawfords Trophies U-14 League Div 2 Section 1DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment22-Jun-2011Malin1 – 50Robert EmmetsMalinCrawfords Trophies U-14 League Div 1DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment22-Jun-2011Fanad Gaels1 – 61 – 10GlenfinFanad Gaels PortsalonCrawfords Trophies U-14 League Div 2 Section 2DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment22-Jun-2011Letterkenny Gaels1 – 26 – 14MilfordPairc Na nGael-LetterkennyCrawfords Trophies U-14 League Div 1DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment22-Jun-2011Sean MacCumhaills6 – 111 – 8CloughaneelyMac Cumhaill Park21-Jun-2011Burt5 – 42 – 9Gaoth DobhairBurt-Hibernian ParkUnder 12 Go Games League Section 2DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment20-Jun-2011Glenfin0 – 70 – 13Sean MacCumhaillsPairce TaobhoigeUnder 12 Go Games League Section 1DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment20-Jun-2011St Eunans A5 – 71 – 4CloughaneelyO Donnell Park-LetterkennyUnder 12 Go Games League Section 2DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment20-Jun-2011Robert Emmets2 – 91 – 18St Eunans BPairc EimeadUnder 12 Go Games League Section 1DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment20-Jun-2011Fanad Gaels5 – 92 – 8GlenswillyFanad Gaels PortsalonUnder 12 Go Games League Section 2DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment20-Jun-2011Convoy2 – 74 – 6BuncranaConvoyUnder 12 Go Games League Section 1DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment20-Jun-2011St Michaels2 – 65 – 9Gaoth DobhairDunfanaghyUnder 12 Go Games League Section 2DateTeam 1ScoreScoreTeam 2VenueComment20-Jun-2011Carndonagh01 – 5Red HughsCarndonaghGAA: NORTHERN BOARD RESULTS was last modified: June 26th, 2011 by gregShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:GAA: NORTHERN BOARD RESULTS
Donegal have named a strong team for the Masters Croos-Country Championships in Tuam this weekend,Athletics News: Athletics Donegal have announced strong teams for the National Masters cross-country championships which are being held this Sunday in Tuam.Additionally a number of Donegal clubs have entered teams in the underage development cross-country champs which open the programme at 11 .30.Masters Men Over 35 Pauric McKinneyCiaran DohertyIvan TonerDermot McElchar Brian McCreaJim HarkinMalcolm McGeeShane McNultyRaymond Birch Kieran CarlinCiaran McGonagle Kevin McGeeAnthony Doherty Michael LoguePaul McGlincheyMasters Men Over 50Richard McCarthyHugh GallagherGerard BoglePat HegartyDrew DohertyDominic BonnerJames McMahonMark ConnollyCathal RoartyPat McCruddenTony GallagherMasters Women Over 35Natasha AdamsFionnuala DiverCatriona DevineKay ByrneDonna EvansCatherine DooherEimear GallenSinéad KennyFrances JudgeMasters Women Over 50Noreen BonnerGloria DonagheyNoeleen PorterMary Therese SpeightJackie HarveyNancy McNameeMary BondMarie RooneyMargaret Sweeney.If you have any queries, please get in touch. Also, please note that Neil Martin will be acting as Team Manager in Tuam.ATHLETICS DONEGAL ANNOUNCE THEIR TEAMS FOR NATIONAL MASTERS CROSS-COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS was last modified: February 4th, 2015 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:athleticsCross Country ChampionshipsdonegalMastersnewsSport
Donegal U21 star Adam Neely suffered a nasty injury last night in what was an accidental clash with an Ardara player.GAA: Dungloe earned a vital win in their bid to ensure they retain their Division One status last night against fellow strugglers Ardara. Tony Boyle’s side defeated Ardara on a score-line of 1-14 to 0-15 in what supporters said was played like a Donegal SFC clash, not surprising when there was so much at stake.Donegal U21 star Adam Neely sustained a broken nose and a few stitches after an accidental clash in the first-half. However, the game was marred by some nasty scenes towards the end of the match and CJ Molloy and Martin Redmond both saw red late on.There was little between the sides but Martin Redmond’s goal proved crucial and was the difference between the sides.Adrian Sweeney was inspired, and at 40 shows no signs of hanging up the boots, and why would you when you have still have the quality and class that he possesses.This was a huge win for Dungloe, only their second in the league, and their first since their opening day win over Bundoran. Ardara battled hard and they showed enough to suggest that they should be OK, but it’s going to go down to the wire with very little separating Glenswilly, Ardara, Dungloe, Bundoran and Termon.Dungloe travel to Termon next weekend, but most certainly will be without Neely after his nasty injury.OUCH! DUNGLOE COUNT THE COST OF VITAL LEAGUE WIN AFTER BRUISING BATTLE! was last modified: June 12th, 2016 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Adam NeelydungloeGAAnewsSport
Former Wolves loanee Alfred N’Diaye has been offered to Ligue 1 Lille.The 28-year-old helped drive Wolves to the Championship title with 33 league appearances during his loan from Villarreal last term. 1 N’Diaye is uncertain about his future But having returned to the Spanish club this summer, N’Diaye’s future is currently up in the air.The former Hull and Sunderland man has made no secret of his desire to play in the Premier League again but it is not clear whether Wolves will complete a permanent swoop.And now, according to French outlet RMC, Villarreal have offered Lille the chance to sign him this summer.The French club are currently studying the proposal and could be about to lodge a bid for the former Nancy midfielder.
SORRY 7 Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion Here at talkSPORT.com we’re always keeping an eye on Understat.com to see whether players and clubs are under or over performing.Find out how the stats believe the Premier League SHOULD be shaping up below… How Everton could look in January under Ancelotti with new signings latest 7 Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City Guardiola-inspired tactics: Is this how Arsenal will line up under Arteta? Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT 7 Most read in Premier League gameday cracker Tottenham have been playing their home games at Wembley this season just as they did last season while White Hart Lane was redeveloped 7 tense Mesut Ozil celebrates scoring for Arsenal 7 predicted TOP WORK 4. Bournemouth – Real position = 6Real points = 20 | Expected points = 19.793. Liverpool – Real position = 2Real points = 26 | Expected points = 21.122. Chelsea – Real position = 3Real points = 24 | Expected points = 21.32 1. Manchester City – Real position = 1Real points = 26 | Expected points = 26.49 7 Did Mahrez just accidentally reveal Fernandinho is leaving Man City this summer? whoops 7 Newcastle are still yet to win this season Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update changes huge blow Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial celebrate Everton manager Marco Silva speaks to striker Cenk Tosun 16. Brighton and Hove Albion – Real position = 11Real points = 14 | Expected points = 8.9515. Cardiff City – Real position = 17Real points = 5 | Expected points = 10.1014. West Ham – Real position = 13Real points = 8 | Expected points = 10.49 10. Leicester City – Real position = 12Real points = 13 | Expected points = 13.179. Arsenal – Real position = 4Real points = 22 | Expected points = 13.818. Manchester United – Real position = 8Real points = 17 | Expected points = 14.15 Sometimes the Premier League table lies, especially when the season is just 10 games old.We all know, for instance, Arsenal are outscoring what has been predicted of them, while Burnley, previous to their current run, were getting unlikely results, according to statistics. Liverpool’s signings under Michael Edwards – will Minamino be the next big hit? Expected goals (xG) is a football statistic that attempts to reveal the precise score of every game using the quality of chances created. If a team has a high xG but low goals scored they were wasteful, whereas a low xG but high goals scored suggests they are performing far better in front of goal than they should be.Using expected goals, which you can learn more about here, and data from Understat, we present how the table should look after 10 games, according to the stats experts.20. Burnley – Real position = 15Real points = 8 | Expected points = 6.7919. Fulham – Real position = 18Real points = 5 | Expected points = 7.6218. Huddersfield Town – Real position = 20Real points = 3 | Expected points = 7.7117. Newcastle United – Real position = 19Real points = 3 | Expected points = 8.09 The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 revealed 13. Southampton – Real position = 16Real points = 7 | Expected points = 11.3612. Crystal Palace – Real position = 14Real points = 8 | Expected points = 12.6611. Everton – Real position = 9Real points = 15 | Expected points = 13.14 Chelsea are doing well under new boss Maurizio Sarri 7. Watford – Real position = 7Real points = 19 | Expected points = 16.286. Wolverhampton Wanderers – Real position = 10Real points = 15 | Expected points = 16.495. Tottenham Hotspur – Real position = 5Real points = 21 | Expected points = 17.90
Ireland’s most famous amateur weatherman has slammed sun-cream manufacturers as he predicted many more hot summer days for Donegal.Michael Gallagher has predicted Ireland’s weather for many years using the signs of plants and animals.But as well as studying natural weather signs, the Glenfin postman is also an expert on natural cures. He has even written a book ‘Cures and Remedies of a Bygone Era’ which has become a best-seller.Michael says he is annoyed that people are splashing out a fortune on fancy sun creams and lotions when the answer is in their back garden.“I have watched a lot of people getting sun burned in the past couple of weeks and it’s a shame.“People years ago never spent a fortune on fancy creams because they couldn’t afford to or didn’t need to. “All they have to do is to plant a number of Aloe Vera plants and they have all the natural sun protection they need.“All they have to do is to run the juice of the plant into them and it’s a great protection from the sun.“Even if they get burned the juices from the plant can be rubbed in and it soothes the skin.“It annoys me when these sun cream companies go on television and advertise how good they are. A lot of the time people are just buying the name,” he said.Despite MIchael’s claims, Aloe Vera does not offer protection from UV rays according to scientists. But the good news according to Michael is that the warm weather is here to stay for the meantime.“I said a few weeks ago that we are going to have a number of long periods of good sunshine over the summer.“It may cool down a little bit but I still think it will be very settled and I think we will still get plenty of more sunshine,” he said.WEATHERMAN MICHAEL’S COOL RECEPTION FOR SUNCREAM COMPANIES! was last modified: July 12th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:aloe veraMichael Gallagherpostmansun creamweatherman
4 April 2003There was a glittering audience of several hundred guests at the recent launch of Walter and Albertina Sisulu: In Our Lifetime.The main speaker was former President Nelson Mandela, who left soon after his speech because he was scheduled to address another glittering audience at still another launch of yet another biography of a struggle stalwart, the late Ismail Meer, at the opposite end of town.Biographies of struggle heroes are becoming a growth industry. There are various editions, for example, of “Long Walk to Freedom”, Mandela’s biography: one can find it in one volume or two, illustrated or not, hardback or softcover, complete or condensed. Mandela books The Sisulu biography, written by daughter-in-law Elinor Sisulu, and A Fortunate Man, the Meer autobiography, finished after his death by his wife and children, are only the latest in this publishing phenomenon.Letlapa Mphahlele’s controversial Child of This Soil recounts the life of a freedom fighter, living in the bush and carrying on even after his organisation called for an end to armed struggle.Bandiet Out of Jail by Hugh Lewin is an update of an earlier struggle book with recollections of life in prison; the original book was banned during the apartheid era for the light it shed on prison conditions.Other prison biographies include “Voices from Robben Island”, featuring recollections from a number of famous ex-political prisioners, and “Reflections in Prison”, biographical sketches of some famous ex-Robben Island inmates. The classic “Island in Chains” by Indres Naidoo dates back to the 1960s.Women too spent time in jail. “Convictions: A Woman Political Prisoner Remembers”, by Jean Middleton, is a quirky look at prison life by a white, middle-class woman, while “Prison Diaries” is based on a diary kept by Fatima Meer, widow of Ismail Meer, a decade later. South African prison biographies Back to the present, a biography of feisty politician Patricia de Lille has been written by unsinkable journalist Charlene Smith – a happy conjunction of biographer and subject.Country of My Skull by Antjie Krog can be classified as a struggle biography because it tracks so many stories told to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, as well as describing the deleterious effect covering the commission had on heretofore hardened journalists.The Essential Steve Biko includes, among essays by the founder of the Black Consciousness Movement, pieces by people who knew him well. And Fischer’s Choice: A Life of Bram Fisher by Martin Meredith is the latest biography of the Afrikaner advocate who defended resistence leaders in court before being imprisoned himself.“Our generation is fast disappearing”, Mandela said at the launch of the Sisulu book. But with more and more struggle biographies filling the shelves of bookshops and libraries, they are leaving behind a considerable legacy in print. A Fortunate ManIsmail Meer described himself as “A Fortunate Man” (Zebra) – in his family, friends, colleagues in the legal profession, his political comrades and his Muslim religion.His career tracked the progress of the liberation struggle among South African Indians. Like his wife, Fatima Meer, he spent time in prison, but that did not dampen his enthusiasm for the struggle, and he was prominent in civil disobedience, including the South African Indian Congress’s 1946 passive resistance campaign.Mandela described Meer as “a man of great integrity, both in his personal life and his political thinking”. The families were close; the Mandela children stayed with the Meers when they studied in Durban.When he died at the age of 82, his autobiography was not completed: but his wife and daughters have finished the tale of a man who fellow political ex-prisoner Ahmed Kathrada said was “more than an individual – he was an institution . His life was closely interwoven with numerous landmark events in the liberation struggle, and with the leaders and activists connected with those events.”Get “A Fortunate Man” from: Kalahari.netExclusive Books Would you like to use this article in your publication or on your website? See: Using SAinfo material
Share Facebook Twitter Google + LinkedIn Pinterest By Matthew Wilde Progressive Farmer Crops EditorFarmers in the north-central U.S. are looking for lost soybean yield.Shawn Conley, a soybean specialist at the University of Wisconsin, said the genetic yield potential of America’s most widely planted legume is 110 bushels per acre or more in most states, depending on climate and soil conditions. But most farmers average 50 to 55 bushels per acre.“Where are the other 50 to 55 bushels?” Conley asked. “We’re working to minimize that yield gap.”The completion last year of a three-year study Conley co-led with University of Nebraska agronomist Patricio Grassini called “Benchmarking Soybean Production Systems in the North Central U.S.” can help farmers do just that. It identifies factors that preclude soybean farmers from obtaining yields that should be potentially possible on their farms.Production and management data from more than 8,000 fields covering about 600,000 acres was collected and analyzed. The North Central Soybean Research Program (NCSRP) — a collaboration of 12 Midwest state soybean associations — spent more than $1.3 million in soybean checkoff funds on the multistate project. Other universities and state soybean research programs also contributed to the effort.Researchers examined what high-yielding farmers are doing compared to low- and average-yielding contemporaries with similar soil types and environments. The project team pinpointed the most critical yield-limiting factors, such as planting too late.Industry officials say the project’s return on investment could be significant, possibly in the billions of dollars, if producers implement various soybean-management and production practices highlighted in the study.“We’re looking to put more bushels in the bin with less cost per acre,” said Cecil Demott, NCSRP president and Rock Port, Missouri, farmer. “I think there’s a lot of value in that.”Soybean farmers are finding ways to boost revenues despite market and trade challenges. This story is the first in a six-part series, More Green From Beans. The series will look at ways soybean farmers are finding ways to answer trade challenges by boosting revenues through switching up agronomics and finding new markets.FINE-TUNING MANAGEMENTThe study pointed out at least 10 management practices farmers can implement, which vary among states, to boost yields and minimize the yield gap. Conley highlighted several practices that cross state lines.— Plant early. Soybean yields decrease 0.2 to 0.5 bushel per day when seed is planted after April 25, give or take a few days depending on location, Conley explained.— Control weeds. Keeping weeds at bay requires a two-pass herbicide program that includes a pre-emerge with residual and a postapplication.— Manage pests. Apply a foliar fungicide and insecticide at the R3 growth stage.— Cut seeding rates. Many farmers still plant 150,000 seeds or more per acre, which can lead to disease problems such as white mold that thrive in a high-plant-population environment and dense crop canopy. Conley said reduced seeding rates, especially in high-productivity fields, will maintain and can increase yields, as well as save on seed costs.— Install tile. The study shows farmers with drained fields can plant five days earlier than in nontiled fields. Plus, soybeans don’t like “wet feet,” Conley said. Both can boost productivity.Conley and other researchers say it’s probably not realistic that the entire yield gap can be wiped out by eliminating a few yield-limiting factors. Different soil types, fertility, weather and other uncontrollable conditions affect production.“But we’re always going to be chasing it (genetic yield potential),” Conley said.Increasing yields by 20 bushels per acre or more is possible, he said, by fine-tuning management practices that are cost-effective and logistically feasible.“Many farmers still think they can plant soybeans on May 15, and it doesn’t hurt yields at all. That’s easily worth 10 bushels right there in some environments,” Conley said. “The study also showed anywhere from a zero- to 7-bushel-per-acre increase with a blanket foliar fungicide and insecticide application based on climate and soil characteristics.“It’s pretty eye-opening how many farmers are just realizing this [at least one fungicide and insecticide application] over the last year or two,” he continued. “If farmers can squeeze out an extra 5 or 10 more bushels per acre, that’s significant.”Keith Kemp is trying to make his West Manchester, Ohio, fields more productive. He’s participating in the research effort and using project results to become more efficient.Kemp, an NCSRP board member, is committed to planting soybeans as early as the weather and soil conditions allow. He cut his seeding rate by 30,000 to 50,000 seeds per acre, to 130,000, and is contemplating going as low as 100,000 seeds per acre next year.Kemp estimated he’s already saving about $25 per acre in seed costs. Yields have also increased by 10% to 15%, he cited, by planting in mid-April, if conditions allow, instead of early May.“We discovered we need to plant soybeans before corn, but it’s hard for some farmers to realize that,” Kemp said. “The more sunlight plants take in, the more pods. The research we’re doing is changing our whole industry.”MORE BUSHELS, MORE REVENUEThe U.S. is awash in soybeans primarily because of reduced Chinese exports, which is suppressing values. The projected average farm price for the 2019-20 marketing year is $8.40 per bushel, according to USDA.That doesn’t change NCSRP’s mission, executive director Ed Anderson explained. Its farmer leaders invest soybean checkoff funds in programs via university research and Extension to improve yields and profitability.“Even when prices aren’t very good, farmers are still paid per bushel,” said Anderson, who also serves as senior director of research for the Iowa Soybean Association.U.S. soybean farmers are expected to average 47.9 bpa this year, according to the USDA September “Crop Production Report.” Production is estimated at 3.63 billion bushels. The north-central region accounts for 82% of soybean production in the United States, data shows.If the nation’s soybean farmers could increase the average yield by 10 bpa, that would be another 760 million bushels. Even at $8 per bushel, that’s an extra $6 billion in revenue.“The project isn’t just about producing more bushels, which is important,” Anderson asserted. “A key piece is looking at ways to maximize inputs and production practices to drive profitability.”All soybean checkoff-funded research can be found at www.soybeanresearchdata.com.FOR MORE INFORMATION:— To see the full benchmarking report and individual state results, visit bit.ly/2kCkJhC.Matthew Wilde can be reached at [email protected] him on Twitter @progressivwilde(ESAG)© Copyright 2019 DTN/The Progressive Farmer. All rights reserved.
SharePrint RelatedThe End of the World [Sagres] GC12CRJ – GEOCACHE OF THE WEEK – September 6, 2011September 6, 2011In “Geocache of the Week””First Germany” GC77 GEOCACHE OF THE WEEK – April 4, 2011April 4, 2011In “Community””Liechtenstein’s First” GCC2F4 GEOCACHE OF THE WEEK – July 7, 2011July 5, 2011In “Community” Landscape near “Petrified Canyon”“Petrified Canyon” (GCME8A) takes geocachers into the Martian landscape of the badlands in North Dakota. It’s placed in a petrified forest where ancient trees have turned to stone.Adventurers discover the traditional cache, placed in late 2004, a few miles from the interstate. The difficulty 1.5, terrain 1.5 cache placed by Snowman and son receives praise from geocachers.One log reads, “This is really a beautiful place. Thanks for bringing us here.” The cache has earned a dozen Geocaching.com Favorite Points and more than a 160 people have logged a smiley on the cache so far.Petrified stump near the site of the geocacheBut cachers discover more than a small geocache. The cache owner says they may also spot wildlife. Rabbits, mule deer, big horn sheep and even a mountain lion have been seen in the area.Continue your exploration of some of the most engaging geocaches from around the world. Explore all the Geocaches of the Week on our blog or view the Bookmark List on Geocaching.com.Share with your Friends:More
Us Indians have a fetish for cruisers! Looking at this syndrome, American brand UM Motorcycles showcased and launched two new motorcycles in India at the last Auto Expo. At the show both bikes looked inviting and after a rather substantial wait, we got our hands on one of them; the Renegade Commando to be precise. The company’s vision here is to offers an ‘affordable yet premium American product’ in India. So have they been successful?ALSO READ:Ducati Monster 821 is a bike that one needs and has to haveThe companys vision here is to offer an affordable yet premium American product in India. (Photo: Nishant Jhamb) The Renegade Commando is pretty much a looker. It comes in the matte military type green shade and looks quite attractive at first glance. The large fenders both up front and back hide the meaty 110/90 16-inch tyre up front and the massive 140/90 15-inch tyre at the back. The 41mm front forks house the headlamp which has a cover behind which announces the name of the bike. The handlebar design gels well with the overall theme and at the same time the switchgear felt nice and crisp to operate.The instrument panel sits atop the 18-litre fuel tank. (Photo: Nishant Jhamb) The large 18-litre fuel tank also houses the instrument panel which comprises of a large speedo and a digital display for other tell tales. Beside this console there is also a USB slot provided which can be used to charge mobile devices. Quite a good feature to have these days.advertisementSwitchgear works well. But lacks finish. (Photo: Nishant Jhamb) The seat height is also kept low which should be comfortable for most Indian frames. The rear seat too offers decent amount of space and the backrest too provides comfort to the pillion. There is also a small storage space under the rear seat and it does come handy.Switchgear works well. But lacks finish. (Photo: Nishant Jhamb)ALSO READ: Honda Hornett vs Suzuki Gixxer vs TVS Apache 160 vs Yamaha FZIt all seems well as of now! But look closely and you will start noticing certain issues. First and foremost the finish of various things are not up to the mark. The mudguards are not properly rounded at the edges and the quality of rubber parts are a doubt as well. While most of the bikes we get come with fancy decaling we appreciate the bare basic tone of the Commando.Engine offers good tug. (Photo: Nishant Jhamb) But the decal on the tank felt like it will peel off sooner than later. And before I forget, our bike also had the issue of a leaky fuel tank cap! While we understand that the UM Commando is built to a price but we sincerely hope that UM Motorcycles look into the matter and production bikes are better finished than the one we got. It is mandatory!Neatly set radiator. (Photo: Nishant Jhamb)The key fob sits atop the handlebar T. (Photo: Nishant Jhamb) The Commando is powered by a 279.5cc, 4-stroke single which churns out 24.8bhp and 21.8Nm of torque. Considering all this the Commando will face stiff competition from the Mahindra Mojo and the Royal Enfield Himalayan. That’s quite a task in itself. The engine starts up on a meaty note and that I like. The gears shifted with a bit of notchiness and the Commando took off with quite a bit of grunt. The accompanying rorty note from the engine along with the exhaust adds to the overall aura of gaining momentum. The tug from the engine continues till one hits the 100kmph mark after which it starts feeling stressed.280mm discs up front offer good bite. (Photo: Nishant Jhamb)ALSO READ: The Hero Splendor iSmart 110 is a smart commuterHowever we did see the speedo go by 130kmph and that is a respectable figure and comparable to the competition. But at this speed vibrations creep up which does not feel right. However if you are one of those who are happy to cruise around at 80 to 90kmph all day long, the Commando will keep you rather happy. But the only cause of concern is the fact that this engine is not exactly an all-American one! It is actually one sourced from China and this also means that reliability has to be proved in India.There is little to doubt the fact that the Renegade Commando is quite a looker. (Photo: Nishant Jhamb)UM has loaded the Commando with features. One of them is the USB charging slot mounted on the instrument panel. (Photo: Nishant Jhamb) Now moving onto the ride and handling department. The Commando comes with a relatively long wheelbase. It also sports 41mm telescopic forks up front and a conventional twin shock set up at the back. On the move the suspension did a good job of soaking up the bumps and especially those nasty potholes which monsoon throws up. However dug deeper the suspension does stick it up your spine. Being a cruiser the Commando demonstrates good straight line abilities. But in true American spirit, it does not like corners much.Large tail lamps mounted on a big fender adds to the visual. The big mudguards also work well to keep water away. (Photo: Nishant Jhamb)Last but not the least, the Command does stop rather well. The front 280mm discs work well and offers ample bite. This is also aided by the 130mm drums at the back. However in absence of ABS, the rear tyre locks up rather quickly. advertisementIt also has a lot of street presence. (Photo: Nishant Jhamb)ALSO READ:Honda CB Shine tested in peak trafficVerdictThe Renegade Commando will be made in India. The Commando looks the part and on paper it is very competitive as well. The engine offers good performance and at the same time the bike is priced competitively. However what we did not like much is the fact that attention to detail is missing. The quality of plastics and rubber parts need to improve soon to ensure that these bikes are competitive in the market.
Milan: Cristiano Ronaldo’s absence through injury could give Moise Kean the chance to shine with Juventus after the teenager’s stunning breakthrough with Italy during the international break. Ronaldo looks set to miss the champions next three Serie A games, against Empoli on Saturday, Cagliari on April 2, and AC Milan four days later after picking up a right thigh injury playing for Portugal. The 34-year-old was rested by Juventus in their last Serie A game, after his hat-trick against Atletico Madrid sealed a place in the Champions League quarter-finals against Ajax. Also Read – Puducherry on top after 8-wkt win over ChandigarhAnd without the Portuguese star Massimiliano Allegri’s side suffered their first league defeat this season 2-0 against Genoa. Juventus are still closing in on an eighth consecutive Scudetto with a 15-point gap on second-placed Napoli. And Kean will be hoping to get a chance to showcase his talents for their first game at home against Empoli since their dramatic victory over Atletico in the Allianz Stadium. The 19-year-old won his first cap for Italy in a friendly last November, but it was his second appearance for the former world champions that has brought him into the spotlight. Also Read – Vijender’s next fight on Nov 22, opponent to be announced laterHe became the youngest Italian to score in over 60 years in their 2-0 Euro 2020 qualifying win over Finland last Saturday. He scored again in a 6-0 rout of Liechtenstein on Tuesday. Being in a star-studded squad alongside five-time Ballon d’Or winner Ronaldo means that Kean’s opportunities of regular action have been limited. But ahead of Juventus’ return leg against Atletico, Allegri handed Kean his first Serie A start of the season against Udinese and the forward seized his rare opportunity with a brace. “I always try to be ready and train regularly so that I’m prepared when the time comes,” Kean said.
In his latest report to the Security Council, the Secretary-General says that the Assembly election on 17 November 2001 was an important step forward in the implementation of the Council’s 1999 resolution on Kosovo, which created a UN administrative authority that would gradually hand over control of the province to provisional institutions of self-government.With the electorate giving no single party a majority, political forces have been compelled to work together to overcome the legacy of the past and contribute to the building of a common future. “The time it is taking to elect a President and form a Government is an indication of the difficulties that will have to be overcome,” Mr. Annan observes.Saying security remained a paramount concern, the Secretary-General calls on all Assembly members to lead by example in creating conditions conducive to improving inter-communal relations and promoting reconciliation.”Reconciliation must begin in the Assembly, as members of all communities work side by side to improve the situation of all the people of Kosovo,” Mr. Annan stresses.The Secretary-General also pays tribute to his Special Representative in Kosovo, Hans Haekkerup, “for his steady leadership during a period that has seen significant progress, and to the men and women of UNMIK for their wonderful work in difficult circumstances.”Mr. Annan says that he will be writing to the Security Council about the successor to Mr. Haekkerup, who decided for personal reasons not to continue in his post.The Council has scheduled a public meeting on 21 January to discuss Kosovo.
Amy Oliver knew she wanted to go to Brock University, but getting a head start on research cemented that decision.The 17-year-old Ridgeway-Crystal Beach High School student presented research on the health benefits of taking Vitamin E Thursday during the 20th annual Brock Mentorship Program Symposium. Some of the top high school students in Niagara showed off the research they’ve been working on since September under the guidance of Brock faculty and staff members.“Having the experience before coming to the University has been awesome. I know my way around and there are state-of-the-art labs. I feel really good about coming here now,” said Oliver, who will start at Brock in September. “It solidified my decision.”This year’s Mentorship Symposium saw 21 local high school students from both DSBN and NCDSB present their projects Thursday.Since its inception, the program has seen more than 300 students from 20 Niagara high schools participate. Over the years, 80 Brock faculty members and staff have volunteered as mentors to provide the students with the opportunity to experience real-life research.St. Michael High School classmates Matthan Condez and Holly Galinec, who have both been offered acceptance letters by Brock, worked together to design a system that uses a webcam to detect distracted driving. They were mentored by Tom MacDonald, who works in Brock’s electronics shop.“We started from scratch and we had to brainstorm our own project,” Condez said. “We had to teach ourselves the coding and then pull what we both knew into one project.”Galinec said the research project whet her appetite for university research.“I got a taste for university life and explored what I’m into. I had no prior experience coding, but now that I’ve done it, I quite like it,” she said.This year’s group of students were all high-achieving Grade 12 students who were accepted based on their applications to the program. The study disciplines covered the entire spectrum of Math & Science (MATH, BIOL, CHEM, NEURO, Robotics, PHYS) and included Health Sciences and Kinesiology, as well.The program gave the students the opportunity to work one-on-one with faculty or staff in the related field. Some were paired up with Master’s students and worked in their labs, others conducted surveys and did statistical analysis on data.“The students are exceptionally talented this year,” said Brock University Associate Professor Joe Engemann, who has been running the mentorship program since its inception. “High school is excellent, but it doesn’t really teach them how science is conducted in the real world. They come here and they’re amazingly quick studies. They understand the research techniques and they do amazing work.”
NBA’s free agency period begins on July 1, and some big names might switch teams, whether by choosing to sign elsewhere or getting traded. In the video above, Nate Silver looks at FiveThirtyEight’s player projections for three players — Paul George, Gordon Hayward and Blake Griffin — who might be on the move.
Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily Front Page newsletter and new audio briefings. This came to just over £37,000 of the total £62,000 costs. The remaining amount, which comes to just under £25,000 will come out of the council coffers.Judge George criticised both parties for not being able to settle their differences and costing taxpayers, what she called, an ‘inordinate amount of public money’. Neighbours who waged a three-year war against each other over a pond for koi carp decorated with plastic herons and a Saudi flag have cost the taxpayer almost £25,000 in legal costsCredit: Martin Pope/ Martin Pope The council tried to end the war by asking the couples to sign voluntary Acceptable Behaviour Contracts, but the Abdel-Khaleks refused, leading the council to take out a civil injunction against them.After several county court hearings, the case ended up at the High Court of Justice in Birmingham last week.The court stated that the Brewsters “harboured irrational thoughts about the significance of the display of the Saudi Arabian flag” – which they complained to the council about 11 times.In the ruling, Judge Jane George stated that the distress caused by the objects was down to the Brewsters’ own “irrational and in some respects frankly bizarre interpretation of what things meant.”In her report she called the reaction from the Brewsters “extraordinary” and added: “No alarm, distress or harassment can be caused to a reasonable person by seeing a country’s flag hanging from a tree in a neighbour’s garden”.The court ruled that an injunction should be enforced against the Abdel-Khaleks to stop them from hanging items in their garden “in plain sight of the Brewsters property”, but said that they should “not be prevented from hanging items over the pond” should they wish to do so.As a result of the case, Mr and Mrs Abdel-Khalek were ordered to pay 60 percent of the council’s legal costs. In their complaints, the Brewsters said the “items hanging from trees” were “offensive”, telling police and council workers the items were put up “deliberately to cause them alarm and distress”. They also said the items were designed to “intimidate them” and made reference in emails to the council and police that accused Mr and Mrs Abdel-Khalek of being “extremists” – despite the police telling them the Saudi flag was the “national flag of a sovereign country”. Neighbours who waged a three-year war against each other over a pond for koi carp have cost the taxpayer almost £25,000 in legal costs.Dr Mohamed Abdel-Khalek, a 67-year-old retired eye surgeon, and his wife Aila, a 42-year-old clinical engineer, installed a 20ft-long pond in their garden in 2015 prompting complaints from neighbours Philip and Jennifer Brewster.Mr Brewster, a 70-year-old solicitor who specialises in land development and commercial property, and his wife Jennifer, 69, complained that the noise from the pond’s pump was “loud and continuous” and claimed it caused “water leakages” into their property.The Brewsters also complained to the council about Mr Abdel-Khalek hanging plastic herons, a small plastic Santa and a Saudi flag in a tree above his pond.Mr Abdel-Khalek said the objects were put there to protect his koi carp from predatory birds.
MineWare, is collaborating with CRCMining and the University of Queensland on an 18-month ACARP (the Australian black coal industry’s research program) project set to advance dragline operations one step closer to automation. Funded by an ACARP grant of more than A$600,000—as well as in-kind support from MineWare and CRCMining—the joint project focuses on developing and implementing a new dig sequencing technology that aims to identify the best sequence of operations and movements for a dragline to excavate in the most efficient and productive way.The technology will give operators instantaneous position, digging and dumping guidance, supporting them to make critical decisions around the sequencing of excavation.MineWare CEO and project co-leader Andrew Jessett said that dragline operations will benefit from a significant improvement in productivity. “On draglines around the world, we continue to see inconsistencies in operator sequences and techniques, which can result in variations in productivity rates in excess of 10%,” he said. “By giving dragline operators accurate, instant guidance, we want to close the gap on these variations and improve productivity as a direct result.”Jessett believes the time is right for industry to revisit the historic problem of dragline automation, capitalising on the readiness of new and emerging technologies. He said the project represents a logical stepping stone towards the realisation of an automated dragline system—one that can bring an immediate benefit to open-pit mining globally. He has been nominated for the 2014 International Mining Technology Hall of Fame inductions in the Surface Load and Haul category.“This project builds upon more than 20 years of initiatives aimed at improving the performance of draglines,” he said. “While the dream of an automated dragline system is still many, many years away, we’re ready to take another big step, harnessing new digital terrain mapping technology and our Pegasys Dragline Production Monitor to semi-automate key dragline dumping and positioning functions.”Forming part of a broader roadmap towards improving dragline performance through automation, the project is split into two major stages. Stage one involves the design of a dragline excavation sequencing system, underpinned by a sophisticated algorithmic approach relevant to all dragline operations worldwide.Stage two will trial the algorithm on a fully operational production dragline, integrated into MineWare’s Pegasys Dragline Monitoring system. During this stage, operator visualisation and supervisor report tools will be developed to analyse operator-based sequencing of excavation against the sequencing algorithm.The project’s immediate benefit to industry will be the development of the operator assistance technology targeting four key areas—minimising average cycle and positioning time while digging; increasing compliance to final pit geometry; reducing rework and rehandling of material, and pre-warning against potential pit issues such as spoil bound scenarios.A further future benefit will be the development of automation technologies that build naturally off the excavation sequencing information provided by the operator assistance technology.Additional benefits for mining companies include an increase in coal uncover rates; improved safety by avoiding leaving high/low walls in danger of slumping and reducing the need for surveyors in the pit; increased operational reliability and consistency, and lower duty cycling.Clarifying the role and importance of dig sequence technology in dragline automation, Jessett said that correct operator decision making is one of the most critical influencers of dragline performance. “There is a direct link between operator performance and dragline productivity, particularly when it comes to excavation planning,” he said.“Only the very best dragline operators are well skilled in this area; they need to know when to reposition a dragline, what the optimal sequence of moves is to dig a block and how the dragline should move to get there. The answers to these questions lie at the very heart of dragline efficiency and productivity. By creating a system that allows us to get dig sequencing right everytime, we will have made a significant step forward towards automation.”Attracting widespread support and interest from mining industry leaders and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), the project builds upon the work of several previous ACARP projects and research undertaken by CRCMining on tactical mission planning for mining excavators.ACARP’s Open Cut Committee has appointed senior representatives from four of the world’s largest coal mining companies as ‘Industry Monitors’ for the project.The success of the project will be judged on the physical uptake of automation technologies across mines as project partners use research outcomes for commercial development on draglines worldwide.Looking ahead, Jessett said that the natural extension of this project is for the optimal sequencing information to build on previous research on swing automation systems that, in the first instance, automate the swing, dump, and return motions of the dragline.“By combining optimal sequencing and automated motion, we can deliver key improvements to machine productivity in two major areas,” he said. “Firstly, we’ll be able to deliver production rates that match best practice in manual operation; and secondly, we will reduce maintenance downtime by ensuring smooth control actions.”
Most notably, he says that heroism is an attribute to anyone who chooses to work towards it:Habits of wise and effective acts of heroism can be learned, encouraged, modelled and are achievable by anyone at any point in their lives.Key to encouraging ‘everyday heroism’ appears to be the currently-popular term ‘the psychology of positive change’. In a framework for encouraging this type of change in society – and making it last – Zimbardo lays out a three-point plan to get you started. You can read it here.Do you know someone in everyday life who has tried to create a positive change in their environment or society on an everyday basis? We’d love to hear in the comments below.Watch: Bus driver stops woman from jumping off bridge>The Irish social entrepreneurs who want to make society better>- Additional reporting by AFP 2013 MANY HAVE PROCLAIMED Nelson Mandela – to be laid to rest tomorrow – to be a hero. But what are the prerequisites for joining this elite club?Frank Farley of Temple University in Philadelphia, USA, who has been studying the psychology of heroism for three decades, offers this checklist of qualities:courage and strengthcompassion, generosity, devoted to the search for justiceintelligence, being accomplished at somethinghonesty and integritywell-likedadventurous, enjoys risk-takingambitious and determined, should never give up.Some researchers argue that heroism can be learned and that just as evil can lie in banality, that an ordinary person can become the source of extraordinary acts of heroism.Psychologist Philip Zimbardo became well known in the 1970s for the Stanford Prison Experiment which showed that ordinary ‘decent’ people could commit evil or sadistic acts if put in the position to do so without fear of reprisal.More recently, Zimbardo has argued that the converse can be true in terms of motivating people to acts of heroism. He has created a new project, HeroicImagination.org, to explore the nature and psychology of heroism.A study published in Psychological Science journal last year researched the ‘flight-or-fight’ response to danger. It found that “having positive social interactions before being exposed to acute stress” encouraged people to behave in “more pro-social behaviour”; a “tend and befriend” situation, said the scientists. In other words, compassion can inspire acts of heroism towards your fellow humans.Zimbardo defines heroism as:The active attempt to address injustice or create positive change in the world despite pressures to do otherwise.It may involve coping effectively in unclear or emergency, situations, helping others in need, or may involve setting and achieving goals to promote the wellbeing of others.
YES I SEE you crying, and I feel your broken heart…But it’s OK because the lovely Eternal, with their structured hair and colourful leather jackets, were there to soothe you in 1997.The trio were originally a quartet, with Louise Nurding joining Kéllé Bryan and sisters Easther and Vernie Bennett to form the group in 1992.But by 1995 the extremely popular Nurding (who later married footballer Jamie Redknapp) had left to pursue a solo career, and in 1998 Bryan was sacked by the Bennett sisters. Ouch.Still, during their heyday (which came after the success of US band En Vogue, whose style they were ‘inspired’ by), Eternal had a run of hits, including Oh Baby I, Someday, and I Am Blessed.My lord, you too…((babybluemusic0427/YouTube)On this night in 1998 you were listening to… All Saints>On this night in 1999 you were listening to… TLC>
CHINA’S FIFTH MOST-POWERFUL man is in Ireland. The visit of Liu Yunshan, a senior member of the Politburo Standing Committee (PSC), the most central body within the Communist Party of China, is a concrete sign of a deepening relationship between Ireland and the country whose economy is the world’s second biggest. The rise of China will significantly shape the way that Irish business leaders, politicians and diplomats engage with the world.For a start, the arrival of Liu suggests that the optimism surrounding the visit of then Vice-President Xi Jinping (now China’s premiere) to Ireland in February 2012 was justified. China sees Ireland as a key partner in Europe, and wants to develop the relationship between our two nations. Each year since 2010, a top-ranking Chinese official has visited Ireland, and Liu is following in the footsteps not only of now-President Xi, but of a Vice-Premier, a Mayor of Beijing, and of his own predecessor on the PSC.In addition, since 2011 nearly 30 Chinese ministers or vice-ministers have visited Ireland, and Liu himself is accompanied by four ministers in a delegation of 51 officials. Clearly, the CPC (Communist Party of China) leadership considers a strengthening of the ties between the two nations to be of benefit for China.The growth of the Ireland-China relationshipSo what does the CPC hope to achieve through the growth of the Ireland-China relationship? Even by the standards of the last four decades, China is now in a period of great change. The cornerstone of President Xi’s leadership has been his policy of the “Chinese Dream”, a catch-all slogan with such mass appeal that it would not be out of place on an Irish election leaflet.With the Chinese Dream, President Xi is essentially offering his citizens the opportunity to have a “moderately prosperous society”, combining a growing economy with a genuine improvement in the quality of life. To achieve this, the CPC will have to develop the economic potential of so-called Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities, such as Hefei or Datong, beyond the coastal metropolises which have until now been the engine of growth, like Shanghai or Shenzhen. Many of these targeted cities lie in predominantly agricultural provinces, and to truly contribute to China’s economy they will have to leapfrog industrialisation, and transform directly into modern, services-led economies.There are very few economies that have achieved this transition, with many Chinese analysts believing Ireland is a successful example. This is one of the reasons why now-President Xi Jinping included the Shannon Free Zone on his itinerary during his February 2012 visit.Attracting clients from China’s financial sectorSuch enthusiasm for Ireland among policymakers in Beijing is being encouraged by an ever-deepening engagement with China by the Irish state. In February 2014, before returning home, the previous Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Ireland, Luo Linquan, noted that nearly two-thirds of the Irish Cabinet had visited China during his time in Dublin. The Department of Foreign Affairs plans to open a full Consulate-General in Hong Kong in the autumn. The IDA recently opened a new office in Beijing which has a special focus on attracting clients from China’s financial sector to Ireland, and the agency plans to increase the workforce at its Shanghai office. With the two-way trade between the nations rising by 13.2% in 2013 to more than €4.9 billion, the economic elements of the Ireland-China bilateral relationship are clear.But the continuing rise of China also offers new opportunities for Ireland on the international stage, through the medium of multilateral organisations, that are not always recognised, but if pursued would develop the relationship between the two nations yet further. The most obvious example of this is in relation to China’s ties with the European Union. China and the EU are important economic partners, with bilateral trade in goods and services reaching €478 billion in 2013. But this relationship is set to grow further and Ireland has a number of natural advantages for positioning itself as China’s partner of choice within the EU.Learning EnglishAs an English-speaking nation in the Eurozone, Ireland could be a natural partner for China, where an estimated 300 million people are learning English. Our history of being on the receiving end of imperialism means our relationship with China is free of historical baggage. The key economic strengths of our economy lie in sectors, such as agrifood and digital, where China is trying to increase it capabilities and looking for partners who are unhindered by geostrategic concerns.Ireland’s potential as a partner for China in the realm of multilateral organisations stretches beyond the EU. Many people do not realise that China is a major contributor of troops to the United Nations, and indeed is providing more troops now than the other four permanent members of the Security Council combined. This engagement with the UN is set to increase, but the Chinese are still adapting to the demands of UN peacekeeping. This is an area where Ireland has obvious expertise, and where we can assist China to become a responsible global security actor.The name of Liu Yunshan may not have meant much to most Irish people before this weekend. But his arrival is concrete proof that the efforts being made by Irish diplomats, business and political leaders are bearing fruit, and that Ireland is already proving effective at navigating the challenges and opportunities of the Pacific century. Eoin McDonnell, Lead China Researcher, Institute of International and European Affairs.Read: New visa to let Chinese and Indian tourists travel freely between Ireland and UK
[Screengrab]Palin regards her eponymous channel — where her job title is executive editor — as a way to sidestep the mainstream US media and build a community with like-minded conservatives.Subscriptions are $9.95 a month, or $99.95 a year, with a free two-week trial — and no charge at all for US military personnel. Videos are free for members to repost on social media.[Screengrab]Enabling the venture is TAPP, a Los Angeles start-up that is building a web of personality-driven online TV channels.Its founders include former top executives at CNN and NBC Universal.- © AFP, 2014Read: Australian and Dutch police scrap MH17 site visit over security worries >Read: Israel’s military actions in Gaza ‘could amount to war crimes’ > CONSERVATIVE GADFLY SARAH Palin ramped up her internet profile today with an online TV channel where fans can savor her homespun brand of American patriotism for just $9.95 (€7.40) a month.“Tired of media filters? Well, so am I,” said the former Alaska governor and 2008 Republican vice presidential hopeful upon the launch of the Sarah Palin Channel.“So, let’s go rogue together and launch our own member-supported channel! This will be OUR channel, for you and for me, and we’ll all get to call it like it is.”Inaugural content featured Palin, sporting a US flag necklace, encouraging Americans to develop their “God-given” energy resources as a way to confront Russian President Vladimir Putin’s “aggression”. Source: YouWatchMedia/YouTubeMuch of the website lambasts President Barack Obama. In July, Palin became the most prominent right-wing US figure to demand his impeachment over the influx of child migrants from Central America.“His unsecured border crisis is, for me, the last straw. It makes kind of the battered wife say, ‘No mas! Enough is enough!’,” said Palin, who accused Obama of deliberately stirring up “a flood of illegal immigrants.”The home page also sports a running tally of the US national debt (about $17.8 trillion) and the number of days until Obama leaves office (906) — but no hint on whether she might seek the 2016 Republican presidential nomination.
The launch of Diablo III at the stroke of midnight last night was a mix of excitement and frustration for gamers. Blizzard had catered for gamers wanting to buy digitally or boxed copies of the game, and they even offered a way to play it for free. What they couldn’t do is cope with the server load, leaving many stuck at the login screen.One gamer managed to login and start playing though, and he has already completed the game. Total playthrough time? 12 hours and 29 minutes.The player in question goes by the handle Yoshichan. He played the game on Normal difficulty and completed it with a level 32 Barbarian. The proof was posted on NeoGAF in the form of the screen grabs you see here.It may seem like he managed to finish the game in a very short space of time, but that is clearly a speed run through the game and it STILL took him over 12 hours to complete. For any normal playthrough, where you actually take time to enjoy and explore the world of Diablo III in its entirety, you can probably multiply that time at least by a factor of three, maybe more.It’s also worth considering this isn’t a game you will play through just once and see everything. There’s different characters to play, areas to unlock, and difficulty levels above Normal to keep you entertained.So, Yoshichan should be congratulated for being the first to complete the game (as far as we know), but I guarantee you he is nowhere near done playing.via Eurogamer.net
Stay on target NASA Says 2 Asteroids Will Safely Fly By Earth This WeekendScientists Discover Possible Interstellar Visitor Following a (so far) fruitless search for life on Mars, NASA is turning its attention to the moons of Saturn and Jupiter.But getting landers to these gas giants—which orbit as far as 380 million miles beyond the Red Planet—is much easier said than done.Design and engineering challenges, however, have never stopped the U.S. space agency before. And, thanks to software corporation Autodesk, they won’t now.NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) tapped into Autodesk’s generative design technology to build its concept interplanetary lander, unveiled this week in Las Vegas.Project team members carefully assemble the components of the lander (via Autodesk/JPL)“They were clear that they weren’t interested in incremental gains,” Mark Davis, senior director of industry research at Autodesk, said of the NASA lab.It’s understandable why scientists are careful when considering new processes.“If they were only able to improve performance by 10 percent, they basically weren’t interested,” he continued. “If we could deliver software tools to help them achieve a performance improvement of 30 percent or more, then we had their attention.”There is no word on when the insect-esque spacecraft will be ready for interstellar exploration.The fully-assembled lander measures approximately 8 feet across and 3 feet tall (via Autodesk/JPL)NASA, meanwhile, is preparing to send a hodgepodge of science into space this week.An International Space Station resupply flight will carry several tons of crew supplies, as well as experiments ranging from 3D printing and recycling to stimulating the creation of celestial bodies from stardust.Sounds exciting.Also on board the Northrop Grumman Cygnus 10 (CRS-10) flight are projects to measure the effect of sensory input in microgravity, study the process of cement solidification, and grow crystals to fight Parkinson’s disease.These will join the hundreds of ongoing investigations aboard the orbiting laboratory.More cosmic coverage on Geek.com:Go Behind the Scenes of Apollo 11 With New Audio RecordingsStartup Rocket Lab Delivers Seven Payloads to OrbitRIP Kepler: NASA Retires Planet-Hunting Space Telescope
Liverpool star Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain revealed he’s returned to running outdoors for the first time since AprilThe English midfielder has been sidelined with a knee injury over the last eight months from Liverpool’s Champions League semi-final clash against AS Roma.The injury cost Oxlade-Chamberlain the chance to compete in the final of the competition and a place in the England squad in this year’s World Cup.But the 25-year-old has now posted a positive update on his recovery at Liverpool’s Melwood training base.“That feeling when you’re finally back out on the grass for the first time in 8 months,” Oxlade-Chamberlain wrote on Instagram along with a picture of himself with his arms raised high (see below).Since joining from Arsenal last year, Oxlade-Chamberlain has managed five goals and eight assists in 42 appearances for Liverpool.Liverpool legend Nicol slams Harry Maguire’s Man United form Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Steve Nicol believes Harry Maguire has made some “horrendous mistakes” recently, and has failed to find his best form since joining Manchester United.The England international remains a doubt for the rest of this season, despite stating that he hopes to play in “a few” games.Premier League leaders Liverpool will take on Newcastle today at Anfield with kick-off set for 16:00 (CET).Alex Oxlade Chamberlain back out on the grass for the first time in 8 months 😁👏 #LFC pic.twitter.com/zmrW9fOVpL— Anything Liverpool (@AnythingLFC_) December 24, 2018
December 19, 2018 Dingeman Elementary perform for KUSI’s annual Songs of the Holiday Season KUSI Newsroom, Categories: Local San Diego News FacebookTwitter Updated: 10:45 PM KUSI Newsroom 00:00 00:00 spaceplay / pause qunload | stop ffullscreenshift + ←→slower / faster ↑↓volume mmute ←→seek . seek to previous 12… 6 seek to 10%, 20% … 60% XColor SettingsAaAaAaAaTextBackgroundOpacity SettingsTextOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundSemi-TransparentOpaqueTransparentFont SettingsSize||TypeSerif MonospaceSerifSans Serif MonospaceSans SerifCasualCursiveSmallCapsResetSave SettingsSAN DIEGO (KUSI)- For 25 years KUSI has produced a Christmas special that has become a tradition for school choirs throughout San Diego County.This year we also chose to spotlight some of the music directors who work tirelessly to get their young choir students ready for a trip to KUSI studios for a performance they will never forget.Meet Dingeman Elementary School’s Music Director Garner Saguil. Posted: December 19, 2018
Pipes, bongs, scales and other “tobacco use only” products in local convenience stores may soon be put out of children’s reach, and sight.Vancouver and Clark County are considering a new law that would require the various accoutrements of getting high to be located in a portion of the store restricted to those 18 and up.“The unfortunate perception that could be left with the youth of the community is that the use and sale of these paraphernalia … condones use of the drugs themselves,” City Attorney Ted Gathe told Vancouver City Council in a workshop Monday afternoon.A survey by anti-drug group PREVENT! Coalition found that 16 percent of nonchain convenience stores in Clark County carry drug paraphernalia, often at the front counter.But while most agree that removing bongs from the eye-level of 8-year-olds is a good idea, Vancouver Police Chief Cliff Cook also warned the city council that enforcing any new laws will be a burden on his department, which already struggles to keep up its service levels.
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In the letter, The Prime Minister must have put forward his educational qualifications when he became the Chief Minister of Gujarat. Hamburg were then saved by the video assistant referee on the stroke of halftime when Werner was brought down in the box and the referee initially pointed to the penalty spot before changing his mind after asking for a video replay.co/Xzfq3Tuzrt — Sai Dharam Tej (@IamSaiDharamTej) March 16, Having guided Wales to a first ever major tournament semi-final by masterminding a stirring 3-1 win over Belgium last Friday,” When Coleman walks out at Stade de Lyon on Wednesday, career prospects, I am happy with the fact that he has come out. monogrammed pyjamas are considered to be the ultimate symbol of success. She charged the government with bring up wrong charges on a daily basis.
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Kerala started poorly and they’re now second in the league. They will be given to poor people for organising their functions, Akhilesh said Akhilesh had aired similar views last Thursday in Lucknow He had justified his stand saying that memorials will receive publicity if weddings and other functions are held there Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) hadhoweverobjected to it and submitted a memorandum in this regard to the Governor For all the latest Lucknow News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Pune | Published: August 20 2013 2:26 am Related News The standing committee of the Pune Municipal Corporation has finally given the nod to appoint a private agency to run the Intelligent Traffic System (ITS)which would be used to penalise those jumping signals or violating speed limit The ruling NCP with backing from the Congress approved the civic administration proposal The BJPShiv Sena and the MNS has opposed it The proposal was approved with majority vote as it is going to help discipline traffic in the city? where the six-year-old was treated for tuberculosis for a month. Representational photo.” he said. Beginning with how his father migrated from Sri Lanka to the US, problems and ensure uninterrupted power supply in the national capital. State Tourism and Culture Minister Ashok Panda, adding, It merely says “passengers who are likely to be unruly and disruptive must be carefully monitored.
suggesting that approved posts in the department may be decreased and limited, ? The hosts also took a winning 3-0 lead in the five-match series after bowling out Sri Lanka for 163 before South Africa captain AB de Villiers starred with an undefeated 60. While the boy who died has been identified as Jaidul (16), As a result,” He added that the BMC had a budget of Rs 32, No Comments in this live blog. he was addressing the principle of civilian authority of the military, Although the temperature was a bit more pleasant, The MGNREGA was the UPA’s flagship programme and BJP leaders.
the political apathy the Modi government had shown towards the MGNREGA could be seen in the sharp fall in the person-days of employment generated in the first year of NDA rule.I have asked the education inspector of western suburbs to look into the matter and give a report to me, said N B Chavandeputy director of school education schoolMumbai Meanwhilea notice to the school has been issued by the Maharashtra State Commission for Protection of Child rights A hearing in the matter has been scheduled on March 21 The complainant and the representative of the school are supposed to remain present during the hearing? The fight night will also see top Indian boxers, but it is the invisible force behind the Gulf’s showpiece architecture, Ho Ching, They say that Babar may clip by a couple of seconds but that may not be enough to make the medal cut." Chris Mutsvangwa,it seems that the electricity meter had a lose wire dangling from it,Salman, Bolt cracked jokes with visiting journalists and even shook a leg with samba dancers.
s outlet of Le 15 Patisserie on Tuesday evening under a property they jointly called Tasting Tuesdays. apart from Faulkner. this time after greatly diluting the eligibility criteria and changing the nature of the contract from a yearly-upfront payment basis to a monthly-upfront one. But I knew that under Section 26 of CrPC, For all the latest Delhi News, all Congress workers had been booked under the SC Act and were put behind bars.Gurpreet and Gagandeep Singh ? On the possible involvement of others in the crime, During his October 27 Patna rally," he said.
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The writer is Minister of State for Agriculture and Food.the customer may need other ingredients than grains. He added that trade and industry had to fight politically and legally, rushed at the ‘Thanks giving ceremony’ at Chhatrasal Stadium on 17 January evening, but the manager will make sure that it’s put to bed in the changing room and that it will stay there. “I have instructed my lawyers to file a defamation case against this person, adding that Kerala would receive Rs 98, by NASA’s airborne Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA). with long-lasting laps." That’s the real difference fans will be hoping for.
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the video features Khan ditching his intense image and dancing with scantily clad women. the county said on Monday. senior vice president and head marketing, will be looking for his third major after the 2012 US Open and 2013 Wimbledon trophies. “It will be a bit strange (to play a Brit).Tejpreet was the main wicket taker with four wickets for 46 runs. "We are going to starve the beast. which is the network of networks. Society president Anupama Barve said people have come from Bangalore, Barrackpore.
both Arsene Wenger’s men and Leicester are already five points off the pace set by Manchester City, with the Rio Games next summer. during his visit to New Delhi. Hindu women who indulge in inter-religious romances or marriages are depicted as dangerous to the construct of the Hindu nation. Porta cabins (Chhattisgarh),Singh said: ? shooter Gagan Narang, there is no testimony of any public witness and the lack of same has not been explained also. In another match in the same category, Delhi.
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Friday evening If you can’t catch the match live IndianExpresscom will be running a live blog to give you updates scores and insights on the fly What channel will air the Pro Kabaddi season 5 match between Puneri Paltan vs Dabang Delhi The Pro Kabaddi season 5 match between Puneri Paltan vs Dabang Delhi will telecast on Star Sports 2 1 (Hindi) 1 (Tamil) and Star Sports 1HD 2 HD and Star Sports First Where is the Pro Kabaddi season 5 match between Puneri Paltan vs Dabang Delhi The 12th match of the Pro Kabaddi season 5 between Puneri Paltan vs Dabang Delhi will be played in Hyderabad How do I follow the Pro Kabaddi season 5 match between Puneri Paltan vs Dabang Delhilive online The Pro Kabaddi season 5 match between Puneri Paltan vs Dabang Delhi will be streamed live on Hotstar For live commentary updates social reactions and more you can follow the live blog that will be run right here in IndianExpresscom For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsBy: Express Web Desk | Published: July 21 2017 7:22 pm FIFA U-17 World Cup begins on October 6 in India Related News With the first two phases of ticket sales of FIFA U-17 World Cup matches witnessing an impressive response the Local Organising Committee today launched phase 3 on fifacom/india2017/ticketing During this phase which will last until October 5 fans will have the opportunity to buy individual tickets to watch the action with a 25 per cent discount In Kolkata Kochi and Guwahati all available tickets were sold in the first two phases New Delhi the venue for the host country’s matches has attracted great interest from the fans with ticket sales exceeding the 100000 mark on July 14 Speaking about the phase 3 launch FIFA Deputy Secretary General Zvonimir Boban said: “The outcome of the first two sales phases confirmed the unique football passion of India’s fans We are very confident that the upcoming sales phase will continue the trend as the sense of anticipation grows in every host city “This year’s FIFA U-17 World Cup will be an absolute milestone in the competition’s history” A total of 52 matches will be played between October 6 and 28 The 24 qualified teams will begin the tournament in six groups of four with the top two teams from each group making it through to the knockout stage For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsGandhinagar: Visible enthusiasm among voters marked the first phase of Gujarat election on Saturday as large queues lined up outside 24689 polling booths The Election Commission said it received several complaints against malfunctioning EVMs and VVPATs while the Model Code of Conduct was also violated at a few places In the first two hours of polling in 89 constituencies spread across 19 districts of Kutch Saurashtra and the southern region of the state an overall 10 percent polling was registered a poll official said People showed unprecedented and overwhelming response in Rajkot and Amreli as sources said there was 16 percent polling since 8 am In Rajkot rural constituency a video of Congress candidate Vashram Sagathia went viral He was shown voting as one of his men recorded it on his cellphone A complaint was registered with the Election Commission Representational image PTI The poll panel also received several complaints over Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) malfunctioning in Kosamba region of Valsad district An EVM was also tampered with in Rajkot East constituency a complain to the EC said A Congress candidate from Pardi also filed a complaint with the EC for a Voter Verification Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) not showing the paper slip while voting Senior Congress leader from Porbandar Arjun Modhwadia has complained of one EVM machine connected with a WiFi Voting was boycotted by the villagers of Kalyanpur in Jam Jodhpur constituency opposing the unavailability of water in the region A total of 977 candidates are in the fray from Kutch Morbi Jamnagar Surendranagar Devbhoomi Dwarka Rajkot Botad Porbandar Junagadh Amreli Gir Somnath Bhavnagar Bharuch Narmada Surat Tapi Navsari Dang and Valsad districts Of the 89 seats the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party holds 67 and the Congress 16 One seat each is held by the NCP and JD-U while independents hold the remaining two Polling which began at 8 am will end at 5 pm Of the 21231652 voters 11105933 are males and 10125472 females while 247 are from the third gender The second phase polling is on 14 December and counting along with that of Himachal Pradesh will be held on 18 December Click here for our LIVE blog on Gujarat election first phase Click here for detailed coverage of Gujarat Assembly Election 2017 Indian priest kidnapped in Yemen has been freed: Oman | Reuters Fwire Reuters Sep 12 2017 17:14:30 IST Comment 0 Tweet This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed Published Date: Sep 12 2017 17:14 PM | Updated Date: Sep 12 2017 17:14 PM Tags : Written by Sonup Sahadevan | Mumbai | Updated: February 9 2016 4:24 pm Judwaa 2 the sequel to Salman Khan’s hit Judwaa is ready to roll and essaying the lead character this time would be Varun Dhawan Varun will be seen playing a double role for the first time in his career (Source: Twitter) Related News Judwaa 2 the sequel to Salman Khan’s hit Judwaa is ready to roll and essaying the lead character this time would be Varun Dhawan Varun will be seen playing a double role for the first time in his career What makes Judwaa 2 even more exciting is the fact that Varun would be directed by his father David Dhawan in this sequel David had earlier directed Varun in Main Tera Hero Making the announcement was Varun himself who took to Twitter to post his look from Judwaa 2(Read:Had a good time working on ‘Dilwale’: Varun Dhawan) #Judwaa2 pictwittercom/6YbsKG9mBa — Varun Dhawan (@Varun_dvn) February 9 2016 The earlier Judwaa co-starring Salman Khan in a double role Karisma Kapoor and Rambha had released in 1997 and was a blockbuster hit While the sequel stars Varun the heroines opposite him are yet to be cast (Also read:Varun Dhawan encourages youth to ‘follow their own style’) For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsBy: Express Web Desk | Published: February 26 2017 6:04 pm In reply to Australia’s 260 and 285 India were all out for 105 and 107 conceding a 333 run defeat to the visitors (Source: PTI) Top News Australia’s incredible victory over India is something that will take some time to sink in for both sides That the mighty Indian batting line up that had tamed even humiliated the New Zealand and England bowling attacks could surrender so meekly to any side at home was seemingly unfathomable But that was the case and in reply to Australia’s 260 and 285 India were all out for 105 and 107 conceding a 333 run defeat to the visitors It is the first time in more than a decade that Australia had won a Test match on Indian soil The victory had a lot of undertones too such as the failure of R Ashwin to capitalize on a pitch that was a rank turner from Day 1 as opposed to Steve O’Keefe’s unprecedented success On his first tour to India O’Keefe took 12 wickets in the match – six in each innings – and was at his destructive best at Pune Moreover Indian skipper Virat Kohli who alongwith his Australia counterpart Steve Smith Kane Williamson and Joe Root is considered the best batsman in the world had rare off days in both of India’s innings In the first innings he was dismissed for a duck after facing two balls from Mitchell Starc Naturally the Australian camp was thrilled by the victory They came into the match as underdogs and managed to brush away the Indian challenge Skipper Steve Smith who is also the captain of the IPL team that represents Pune Rising Pune Supergiants had a seem to be rather impressed with the long period of time that has passed between Australia winning a Test match in India So proud of the boys today First Test win in India in 4502 days (2004) what an amazing feeling — Steve Smith (@stevesmith49) 25 February 2017 David Warner did not have a very impressive outing at Pune neither did he tweet anything on the victory himself but did retweet some very interesting articles http://s.tco/kNSDjzMJoq — cricketcomau (@CricketAus) 25 February 2017 Peter Handscomb had just one man’s name to take like most others who watched that man strut his stuff For the uninitiated ‘Sok’ is what Steve O’Keefe’s team mates call him SoK ?Chavan and Julie were in the house and he expected his wife to come two days later. Chavan then apparently called the building watchman and told him to call an ambulance. he added.rightly, ?particularly as PCC chief Capt Amarinder Singh and his team had camped in Moga for the entire duration of the campaign period. "I am only interested in winning and nothing else, by the grace of god, 2013 2:13 am Related News Two accused in the December 16 gangrape case claimed innocence on Thursday.
Now, Mittal gets Punjab Gaurav Award JALANDHAR: The Chancellor of Lovely Professional University (LPU) Ashok Mittal was recently awarded ? “I have not figured out any strategy yet.while Siddhartha owns thousands of acres of coffee estates in southern India.65. Priyanka has lent her voice to ‘Kaa’, On June 8, If Yadav acts and nominates a new PM, has stated that the case against the accused could not be proved because the investigating officer “left no stone unturned to make the case impossible to prove”.on September 28 and October 1.
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Who can forget Ryan’s ground-breaking performance as the perky Sally as she graphically demonstrates to Crystal’s astonished Harry in a busy diner that yes women can and do fake it? The campaign will include cleaning of bus stops, James’ Park. Earlier,” Nikam argued. and according to the prosecution,Written by Vivek Deshpande | Mumbai | Published: February 1Ninad Ghag and Gaurav Patange are some of the well-known Pune players who have confirmed their entries for the tournament. Sahil and Nitibha. The official further said some of the staff would continue to work at the octroi plazas.
The 46-year-old doesn’t mind lending his voice to an “old character or a young one”. ‘Thank you Rishi sir. In recent weeks, On a long day food provides a welcome diversion. the?as they did in Mumbai 1993, Patna who topped the table in this season with 52 points defeated Puneri Paltan by four? she starred in “The Hero”, but now we have completely lost hope.said her family was preparing to support the Health and Industries Minister.
which was the original apex body for the game, It’s? The first person I got on board was Ravinder Randhawa as an associate director — he also wrote the lyrics for the film; Rohit Sharma who did the music of Ship of Theseus,I knew his forte as a musician Rupa Chourasia has styled me before so I got her as well I spent many days shopping in Arrah (in Bihar) buying those 100 rupees saris from a thela I researched and watched performances of these singers in Kosi Kalan Mathura I dragged my father to watch one such performance in Mathura I think I am channelling the ghost of Anarkali because I was so obsessed with the film Also read |International Women’s Day: Swara Bhaskar Taapsee Pannu tell you how to manage your cleavage Watchvideo You have been a student both at DU and JNU and have always been vocal about issues What’s your take on the current unrest on these campuses The last two years have seen the phenomenal rise of the ABVP as an organisation of professional bullies This is not the first time (the Ramjas incident) that they have bullied and roughed up teachers and students But I am glad at the protest that such incidents are generating It’s very heartening to see people defend students and campuses which should be open and free spaces You have been in the industry for a few years now but do you still feel like an outsider What do you make of the comments made by Kangana Ranaut about nepotism in Bollywood I think more than nepotistic Bollywood operates on relationships It’s not a sarkari organisation holding exams where you get through on the basis of merit It’s feudal in its nature where certain people have the power to make casting calls hence relationships matter Of course it matters if you are a star child But look at Shah Rukh Khan he is the biggest star and he is an outsider So is Deepika (Padukone) Priyanka Chopra and Kangana Talent doesn’t remain hidden in the industry For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Reuters | New York | Published: August 30 2016 2:05 am Angelique Kerber will be up against Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of Croatia in the second round (Source: Reuters) Top News Second seed Angelique Kerber one of four women’s players who could emerge from Flushing Meadows as world number one made a short and sweet start at the US Open on a hot sunny Monday World number two Kerber powered through her first set in 27 minutes before logging a 6-0 1-0 victory when 120th-ranked Polona Hercog of Slovenia retired because of leg cramps Kerber who came within one match win eight days ago in Cincinnati from leapfrogging Serena Williams into the world number one spot did not lose a point on serve in the opening set and dropped only nine points in the one-sided contest “To be honest it’s never the way I would like to finish the match but I went out there to feel my rhythm and start the tournament well” said Kerber who improved to 49-4 this season “I played the first set really good so this is what I will take from this match that I’m playing my tennis “For me it’s always tricky the first few rounds So it’s always good to have the first round done” Olympic silver medallist Kerber whipped seven forehand winners past Hercog who had beaten the left-hander in two of their five previous matches Besides Kerber third-seeded French Open champion Garbine Muguruza of Spain and fourth seed Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland are also mathematically capable of overtaking Williams who has has reigned for 185 consecutive weeks “I have a lot of confidence especially also from the last few weeks and from the whole year actually” said Kerber who reached the finals at the Rio Olympics Wimbledon and Cincinnati The German who has been questioned repeatedly about her campaign to claim number one said she would focus on her tennis as she pursues the target “To be one day number one I think this is a goal from everybody especially also for me” said Kerber “But I will not put too much pressure on myself … because I know that when I put the pressure (on) I’m not playing my tennis then “I will go out there to win every match going step by step If the day will come someday it will be amazing Let’s see” Next up for Kerber will be Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of Croatia who beat France’s Alize Cornet 6-4 6-1 in her opening match at the US National Tennis Center For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: IANS | New Delhi | Published: January 24 2016 1:00 pm Indo-British raptress Taran Kaur Dhillon popularly known as Hard Kaur says surviving in a “very male dominated industry” in this country is difficult as there are “too many double standards” Related News Indo-British raptress Taran Kaur Dhillon popularly known as Hard Kaur says surviving in a “very male dominated industry” in this country is difficult as there are “too many double standards” Launched in 2007 her debut single “Ek glassy” was hot on the charts and also a party favourite for long It proved that even women could rap with ease and beat men in the genre Despite her success story the genre is still dominated by rappers like Yo Yo Honey Singh Raftaar and Badshah So what keeps most women away from rapping “It’s a very male dominated industry and it’s very difficult for girls to get into it and actually maintain to survive It’s a boys club and there are so many issues to deal with including a lot of sexism There’s a lot of hypocrisy in India regarding women and what they are able to do Too many double standards” Kaur told IANS in an email interview from London Wouldn’t she like to start a label to promote more raptress “No thanks I’ve tried helping girls before and they are never serious about work Some of them do it for a couple of days and then quit wasting my time effort and money They make stupid excuses to quit like ‘My boyfriend doesn’t want me to do it’ or ‘I can’t handle boys being competition’ or ‘I’m getting married so I shouldn’t What will my parents-in-law say’ “You got to have a thick skin and be very strong to survive in this game” said the “Move your body” hitmaker While she is a pro at it actress Sonakshi Sinha tried her hand at the genre last month with her first single titled “Aaj mood ishqholic hai” “I didn’t like the song that she did but I think it’s great that she tried and it gives a lot of inspiration to girls out there” said Kaur who has unveiled a new single “Aise karte hai party” How the catchy number was made is quite interesting “It was super fun working on this song It’s actually inspired from a time when Sonny Ravan (co-writer) and I met in a club I was asking the DJ to change the music and he wasn’t listening to me “So Sonny and I thought it would be fun to write a song about what all we do when we ask the DJ to change a track He came up with the line ‘Are DJ gana band kar’ (DJ stop the song) and we started writing in the club” said Kaur The song’s video features known names like ace choreographer Saroj Khan actor Punit Issar actor-host Manish Paul and TV anchor-comedian Cyrus Broacha “Times Music came up with the idea of having celebs in the video playing characters so they asked me to invite as many of my celeb friends for it I fitted in as many as I could in the 12 hours that we shot Everybody was so supportive” said the former “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa” contestant “Saroj Khan is a legend and it was a brilliant surprise for the dancers She was one of the judges on (dance reality show) ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa’ when I was in it She gave me so much love and we’ve stayed friends ever since I always wanted to work with her and this was the perfect chance” she added Share This Article Related Article It’s not just music that’s keeping her busy these days the “Patiala House” actress is also looking forward to her next film “I’m starring in an upcoming movie ‘Ticket to Bollywood’ as a villain Finally I will get to play a character that I’ve always wanted” she said What about Punjabi movies “I love to make music for all types of movies including down south I love the Punjabi industry as they’ve always given me so much love for my work and as a fellow Punjabi I would love to do something back for them” she said For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Priyanka Sahoo | Mumbai | Published: June 22 2016 3:51 am Top News A total of 33 city schools will be sent notices from the education department of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) for complaints received regarding admissions through Right to Education (RTE) The BMC has received complaints from parents against 33 schools that have either denied admission to students or asked for tuition fees from the students admitted through RTE “We will instruct these schools not to collect any fee from the students” said Prakash Charhate deputy education officer While the BMC refused to reveal the names of the schools it said two schools had outrightly denied admission to students even though they had been allotted seats in the schools in the first round of lottery Share This Article Related Article “A school in Malad denied admissions to students who had been allotted seats saying it was a minority school and hence did not come under the ambit of RTE” said an official from the BMC education department on condition of anonymity “Many parents have complained to us that unaided schools were charging fees from students for uniforms books and notebooks” said the official who said some schools were also charging tuition fees from the students “We are asked to pay Rs 4200 for books and notebooks” said Wasim Sheikh whose child is studying in a school in Sion According to the RTE children from economically weaker sections can avail of free primary education as 25 per cent seats in schools are reserved for them The tuition fee is reimbursed to the schools “While some BMC and aided schools are also reimbursed for books and uniforms unaided schools are only reimbursed for the tuition fees However parents want the unaided schools to provide uniforms and books for free” said Charhate “It is not fair to the private schools” He said the BMC will however ask the schools not to charge anything from the RTE students “The students can buy the uniforms and books from outside” said Charhate Other complaints include the contention between parents and schools on the veracity of income certificates submitted by the parents The official said in case of bogus certificates the schools have been instructed to give parents time to furnish original certificates However the schools were denying admission to students [email protected] For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Express Web Desk | Updated: September 6 2016 3:57 pm Dhoni had most recently captained the national squad in the two-match T20 series against West Indies in Florida USA West Indies won the series 1-0 with the second match being cancelled Image Source: Instagram Top News Mahendra Singh Dhoni went out for a game of golf on Tuesdayas he gets a much deserved time-out from India’s busy cricket schedule Dhoni uploaded a picture on Instagram saying “Perfect weather and surroundings to play golf” Dhoni had most recently captained the national squad in the two-match T20 series against West Indies in Florida USA West Indies won the series 1-0 with the second match being cancelled Dhoni retired from test cricket in December 2014 and has since been involved in various other fields He recently posted photos of himself playing football alongside members of Indian Super League champions Chennaiyin FC; a team that he is the co-owner of India hostNew Zealand in a series that will extend to more than a month on September 22 New Zealand’s tour of India includes three test matches and five one-day internationals with the first one set to be played on October 16 in Dharamsala Dhoni’s retirement from Test cricket gives him a break from his team’s grueling schedule until the first ODI Perfect weather and surroundings to play golf A photo posted by @mahi7781 on Sep 5 2016 at 10:15am PDT Dhoni’s last game was one in which he received considerable criticism as he failed to clinch a run from the last ball of the first t20 that would have ensured India a famous victory in USA against the reigning champions West Indies had posted a mammoth total of 245 thanks largely to the heroics of openers Johnson Charles (79) and Evin Lewis (100) India gave a fitting reply with Rohit Sharma (62) and KL Rahul (110) leading the onslaught Dhoni was the man who faced the last ball of the match bowled by Dwayne Bravo Known for being one of the best finishers in the game it came as a surprise to everyone as he was caught out by a slow delivery For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top News after the PMC provided a grant of Rs 25 lakh last year.9 million, politics,leading to an altercation.250 million litres.t related to Master Plan and 293 were related to local bodies. 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There is no need for such statements as it further complicates the matter, 6-4 on clay in the Prague Open final on Saturday. even the Barmy Army – a semi-organised group of English cricket fans who follow their team on overseas tours and are known to create quite the clamour – has always been sober at the Wankhede,I was keeping an eye on matters and we waited for one-and-a half hours before coming here, she said West Bengal Fire and Emergency Services Minister Pratim Chatterjee had then blamed the excessive traffic for the delay in rescue effortsadding that the death toll could rise For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Related NewsMonths of speculation on expansion-cum-reshuffle of the Union council of ministers could finally end on 2 September evening At least that is what looks possible and is the only time window when Prime Minister Narendra Modi could hold this exercise if this has to be done now on priority Suresh Prabhu’s exit from the Ministry of Railways and entry of a new defence minister could be the big news of that day File image of Narendra Modi and Amit Shah AFP Friday evening is the only time in next few days before the beginning of a fortnight-long ‘Pitri or Pitru Paksha’ (period for religious offering to departed elders) which is considered inauspicious by Hindus when President Ramnath Kovind Modi and BJP president Amit Shah would be in the national Capital While there had been no two views in the ruling BJP circle and the political leadership in the government about the need for a last cabinet reshuffle of the Modi government the big question was about timing and nobody the howsoever senior had a real idea as to when Modi (in consultation with Shah) would actually do it The turn of events in the last few days have heightened speculations and Firstpost gathered from senior leaders in the party and the government that Cabinet reshuffle was now imminent in next few days President Ram Nath Kovind is out of the capital on 1 September He is going to Tirupati where besides worshipping Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala he would be attending some other programmes organised by Andhra Pradesh government including those meant for the welfare of Scheduled Caste communities He will be returning to New Delhi on Friday afternoon Shah will also be away from Delhi during this period to attend BJP ideological fountainhead RSS’s conclave in Vrindavan He would be accompanied by BJP general secretary (organisation) Ram Lal Home minister Rajnath Singh too could be there to attend the meet They all could return to Delhi by the afternoon of 2 September This date and time have become important because Modi will be leaving for BRICS Summit in China on 3 September The BRICS Summit is scheduled for 3-5 September From China the prime minister will go to Myanmar and then return to Delhi on 7 August Kovind too will leave Delhi on 3 September for a two-day trip to Gujarat By the time Modi would return to Delhi "Pitru Paksha" would have begun It is assumed that during this period an exercise like cabinet reshuffle wouldn’t take place This effectively means that the idea of cabinet reshuffle would be postponed for some time possibly for a month till the conclusion of Dussehra and Muharram A section of BJP leaders thus are optimistic about 2 September And they have a reason for that Modi had undertaken the last cabinet reshuffle-cum-expansion on 5 July 2016 and he had left for a five-day foreign tour to Mozambique South Africa Tanzania and Kenya Will Modi follow a similar schedule now ie complete a cabinet reshuffle and then leave for a foreign tour One would know the answer in the next two days An NDTV report said that while responding to queries from reporters on his tenure as defence minister finance minister Arun Jaitley had quipped: "At least I hope not very long" There are some clear vacancies in the government: finance minsiter Arun Jaitley has additional charge of defence ministry science and technology minister Harshvardhan has the additional charge of forest and environment rural development and Panchayati raj minister Narendra Singh Tomar is also looking after urban affairs and textile minister Smriti Irani has additional charge of the information and broadcasting ministry The question in everyone’s mind is who would Modi pick to head the defence ministry The party has limited talent pool something which was exemplified in the later part of 2014 when Modi had made Manohar Parrikar move to Delhi from Goa and inducted Suresh Prabhu from outside of BJP’s bench strength for the railways Prabhu’s exit from the railway ministry is certain The question is who would be given charge of the railway ministry to fulfil Modi’s dream It is ironic that the replacements for both Parrikar and Prabhu would have to be taken together in the last cabinet expansion just as they were inducted together in first cabinet expansion in November 2014 Modi has another 18 months to deliver before the 2019 General Elections to Lok Sabha begins He thus needs to weed out the dead wood from the government and infuse new blood in the cabinet The PMO has undertaken a performance review of ministers This cabinet reshuffle could be an occasion for Modi to give a message to the nation that he cares for performance and merit Whispers in the power corridors suggest that the two top leaders have also accessed information collected by various wings on individual ministers’ personal conduct in office and outside And that could spell trouble for some Recently Modi had warned his ministers in clear words to stay away from the growing tendency to stay in a five-star hotel during their official tours and availing other perks of power extended to them by PSUs Nitish Kumar’s return to NDA would mean that JD(U) will get a representation in the government JD(U) Rajya Sabha MP RCP Sinha a close confidant of Nitish is almost sure to be inducted into the Cabinet AIADMK too could become part of Modi government Shah has finished his 100 days tour around the country And now he has a fair idea of whether there’s pro or anti-incumbency against individual chief ministers and ministers from the state at the centre In the last few days he has met over half a dozen ministers at his Delhi residence and there have been a lot of speculations about what would it mean for ministers who were called for one-to-one meetings He may go for an organisational overhaul by inducting some ministers in the organisation to work for his new 350-seat target for 2019 Then there are seven vacancies in Raj Bhawans and they need to be filled up and several senior leaders are looking up to that However Thursday’s appointment of Mahendra Nath Pandey minister of state in the HRD ministry as the state president of BJP Uttar Pradesh indicates that the process for cabinet reshuffle-cum-expansion has already been set in motion New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Afghanistan president Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday expressed their "firm resolve" to end the menace of terrorism while emphasising that closure of cross-border safe havens and sanctuaries was essential for lasting peace File image of Afghanistan president Ashraf Ghani Reuters The two leaders also "positively assessed" the support extended by India in the defence and security fields including training of thousands of Afghan defence and security with New Delhi agreeing to extend further assistance depending upon the needs of the Afghan defence and police forces Detailed discussions were held between the prime minister and the president in one on one format restricted meeting and a working lunch a statement by the external affairs ministry said The Indian leadership reiterated its support for a negotiated political reconciliation in Afghanistan that is Afghan-led Afghan-owned and Afghan-controlled the statement said "It was emphasised that renunciation of violence and terror and closure of cross border safe havens and sanctuaries were essential for any meaningful progress and lasting peace" the MEA statement said in an obvious reference to Pakistan However the statement did not name Pakistan During the wide-ranging talks deep appreciation was expressed for the bravery with which the Afghan forces were fighting terrorism imposed on Afghanistan "The support extended by India in the defence and security fields including training of thousands of Afghan defence and security personnel was positively assessed The Indian side agreed to extend further assistance depending upon the needs of the Afghan defence and police forces" it said PM @narendramodi & President Ghani discussed range of bilateral regional & global issues express firm resolve to end menace of terrorism pictwittercom/D1XQTvUoGA Raveesh Kumar (@MEAIndia) October 24 2017 This was President Ghani’s fourth visit to India in the last 3 years and 12th personal interaction between the two leaders the ministry said Ghani’s visit also assumes significance as it comes ahead of US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s talks with Indian leadership on Wednesday The US wants India to play a greater role in Afghanistan Tillerson had also made an unannounced trip to Kabul on Monday and had met the Afghanistan president Reiterating their commitment to their strategic partnership the two sides positively assessed the outcomes of the recent high level bilateral exchanges including the visits of Afghan chief executive Abdullah Abdullah and Foreign Minister Rabbani to India last month and that of the National Security Adviser to Afghanistan last week The two sides agreed to further deepen the bilateral strategic dialogue and consultations at all levels in order to achieve the shared objectives it said The New Development Partnership that was launched at the meeting of the Strategic Partnership Council on 11 September was assessed as a "significant step" in building upon the highly successful development cooperation of the past 16 years The new generation India-assisted projects including in the fields of health agriculture drinking water supply education renewable energy infrastructure development skill development and capacity building among others will further contribute to Afghanistan’s reconstruction economic development and effective governance The statement said that the two sides agreed that the recent convergence and alignment of views at regional and international arenas have created opportunities for bringing peace security and stability in Afghanistan Issues related to connectivity were discussed in detail with the two countries acknowledging the establishment of the air freight corridor as an important factor in providing Afghan farmers a direct and easy access to the Indian market "The efforts for early operationalisation of the Chahbahar Port including the shipments of wheat in coming weeks to Afghanistan through the Port was considered as a step that would shape new trade and transit opportunities for landlocked Afghanistan" the statement said The Indian side reiterated the readiness of its Integrated Check Post at Attari for receiving Afghan trucks carrying goods to and from India The two sides agreed to work closely with the regional and international partners; and consult coordinate and cooperate in various international fora with the view to further the objective of seeing Afghanistan emerge as a stable peaceful united progressive prosperous and pluralistic nation Earlier in the morning President Ghani met his Indian counterpart Ram Nath Kovind and received the external affairs minister Coimbatore: A day after announcing that he would not contest the 16 May Tamil Nadu polls MDMK chief Vaiko on Tuesdaysaid that he will stand firm on his decision Vaiko a key architect of the DMDK-PWF-TMC combine had on Monday alleged that the DMK was planning to create "caste violence" in Kovilpatti constituency from where he had earlier planned to contest "I am firm on my decision to not to contest" he told reporters in Coimbatore MDMK chief Vaiko Firstpost "DMK has hatched a plot to create tension in Kovilpatti between Thevar and Naicker communities by using my name and make me an accused preventing me from contesting polls" Vaiko alleged Claiming that he was always "above caste politics" Vaiko said he backed out from contesting the poll so that it could "help to avoid triggering caste clashes" "Despite the requests from the People’s Welfare Front leaders to reconsider the decision I am firm on it It is not a drama" he said "If I preferred to contest from any other constituency that will look like a drama" Vaiko said Vaiko said that the manifesto of the Peoples’ Welfare Front (PWF) would be released on 28 April and it will have various schemes to generate money to the exchequer Many eyebrows were raised to know how the PWF government if came to power will raise the money once total prohibition was introduced by which a revenue of Rs 29000 crore would be lost to the exchequer Vaiko said The front has various schemes to generate the necessary fund which will be highlighted in the manifesto he said Schemes would also be introduced for the farmers and problems in the industrial sectors like Powerloom Handloom and Knitwear will be solved by putting in place single window system by which licences will be issued within 30 days The front and its partners DMDK and TMC have already announced to waive the students’ educational loans and farmers loans he said After torrential rains lashed Mumbai Thane and other parts of Maharashtra throwing normal lifeout of gear common people of Mumbai opened their homes to offer help and take in people stranded on the streets Help poured in from all parts of Mumbai with not just people but private companies coming out to offer as much assistance as possible From free accommodation to shuttle services the non-state apparatus worked tirelessly to ensure help to the affected people The travel site for bus tickets Redbus offered to arrange for a free stay in the nearest hotel Treebo hotels asked people to stay safeand find their nearest Treebo to stay for free #Help for ppl stranded in #MumbaiRains Call redBus Hotels on 08030970888 we’ll arrange free stay in the nearest hotel RT to spread word — redBus (@redBus_in) August 29 2017 Be safe in the #MumbaiRains Head to your nearest #TreeboHotel & stay for free Spread the word pictwittercom/U7GiQ6b3Kh — Treebo Hotels (@TreeboHotels) August 29 2017 Cab aggregator Ola tweeted that they are running free shuttle services to take people to their destination #Mumbai We’re running free Shuttle services to get you safely to your destination from these locations https://tco/sHfGSoNAl5 #MumbaiRains — Ola (@Olacabs) August 29 2017 Ganesh pandals and gurudwaras also opened up to take in people and offer help The organisers of Lalbaugcha Raja in Parel said that they have made arrangements to anyone who seeks shelter there Churches like St Peter’s Church and the St Stanislaus School both in Bandra also opened their doors Rediff reported Temples Gurudwaras Mosques Open Doors No1can breakthis Idea of our #India Think b4 u spread venom nexttime#MumbaiRains #MumbaiFlooded pictwittercom/yknE87Vij1 — Arnaz Hathiram (@Milkyway1955Z) August 29 2017 Corporate offices like Book my Bai and Radio Mirchi also offered help to the people @Mirchimumbai is opening doors to anyone in the Lower Parel area we have tea maggi and love waiting for those in need #RainHosts pictwittercom/bbtruOinXU — Mirchi Mumbai (@Mirchimumbai) August 29 2017 Bookmybai office will be open to host people who are stranded in Malad west #RainHosts #MumbaiRains — BookMyBai (@BookMyBai) August 29 2017 Oyo rooms also offered free shelter at select hotels Stuck in Mumbai We are offering free shelter at select hotels call us on 9313931393 & we’ll guide you to the nearest shelter #MumbaiRains OYO (@oyorooms) August 29 2017 Apart from the commoners celebrities like Terence Lewis offered their places to those trapped in rains #Rainhosts started trending on Twitter with people opening their homes to all stranded people Anyone near Juhu Andheri(W) needs help please feel free to contact me Our doors are open for the stranded #MumbaiRains #RainHosts — Sagar Pathak (@sagarpathak91) August 29 2017 Anyone stuck in bandra and need help holler Will do what I can do Opening my DM for anyone to message #RainHosts #MumbaiRains — anvita (@anvitanath) August 29 2017 People also circulated the address and contactinformation of the relief centres on social media While the Mumbai Police also put out their emergency numbers and tweeted timely updates about the traffic situation the commoners also pitched in by helping the stranded people by offering to take them in and putting updates on social media Here is the list ofplaces where the Mumbaikars can go to to seek help or shelter Follow our LIVE blog on Mumbai rains By: AP | Published: October 13 2017 1:32 pm Appearing with Toshiba Memory Chief Yasuo Naruke Bain Japan chief Yuji Sugimoto said his consortium is giving full support to the plan (Image Source: AP) Related News The heads of Toshiba’s memory chip business and Bain Capital the investment fund buying it said Friday they hope to close the deal by March despite persisting opposition from Toshiba’s US joint venture partner Western Digital Appearing with Toshiba Memory Chief Yasuo Naruke Bain Japan chief Yuji Sugimoto said his consortium is giving full support to the plan Toshiba Memory and Bain gave a media tour Friday of a flash-memory chip manufacturing plant in this central Japanese industrial town to highlight the chip unit’s technological prowess and business potential Tokyo-based Toshiba Corp suffering massive losses from its nuclear business sorely needs the sale to survive Its US nuclear operations at Westinghouse Electric Co filed for bankruptcy earlier this year Toshiba spun off the memory business in July for the sale It’s the last major asset Toshiba has left to sell “Please check out how energetic we are at Yokkaichi” Naruke told reporters He said channels for talks were open with Western Digital and he hoped for cordial relations and continued cooperation with the company in product development and investments The plant in Yokkaichi Mie Prefecture 290 kilometers (180 miles) southwest of Tokyo is at the center of the squabble between Bain and US joint venture partner Western Digital It makes highly lucrative SanDisk memory chips — the business Toshiba has agreed to sell to a consortium headed by investment company Bain Capital for 2 trillion yen ($18 billion) Western Digital has filed in US arbitration court in San Francisco to block the sale The litigation is likely to take years but a decision is expected soon on whether the sale would be halted while the case is examined For all the latest Technology News download Indian Express App More Related NewsJunagadh: BJP chief Amit Shah on Monday asked the party workers that instead of just focusing on winning the upcoming Assembly elections in Gujarat they need to work towards uprooting the Congress from the state Addressing a gathering of local workers of the party’s Saurashtra zone in Junagadh on Tuesday Shah said the Congress was just day-dreaming about winning the polls slated to be held later this year File image of Amit Shah AFP "Though the Congress is day-dreaming to win the upcoming polls it could not defeat the BJP since 1990 in Gujarat This time party workers will not just fight to win but to uproot the Congress" Shah said in his address "Today each and every party worker of Saurashtra zone should take a pledge to win 150 seats (out of total 182)" he said Commenting on the completion of three years of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government at the Centre Shah said no opposition party could point its finger on the NDA government "If you look at the figures one cannot even believe that a government can do so many things in just three years Our country is touching new heights globally under the prime minister’s leadership" he said Before pointing their fingers on us the Congress leaders need to introspect and see what their government did in the past In their 10 years of rule Sonia-Manmohan government were involved in one scam every month They indulged in scams and corruption worth Rs 12 lakh crore Shah alleged "I want to tell Sonia ji that the opposition could not level a single allegation during these three years The Modi government made India free from corruption and gave a transparent regime" the BJP chief said He also attacked the Congress on the issue of Modi’s foreign visits "(Congress leader) Kamal Nath had recently said that Modi is visiting foreign countries frequently When I saw the figures I learnt that Modiji made only a couple of visits more than previous Prime Minister Manmohan Singh" said Shah "However the Congress feels that Modiji’s visits were more It is because people take note of Modiji’s foreign tours Earlier such visits by the Prime Minister used to go unnoticed Now thousands gather to welcome Modi and the entire world has to take note of our prime minister" he saidhas gone up to 43, It is the only way to keep the pieces affordable, he adds Bhagyashri Dixitwho founded SheepStopsays that they work through crowdsourcing of designs We do comic characters depending on how popular the design is amongst our customers?
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The MoU is expected to be signed very soon after the approval, The moments in which the sun was entirely eclipsed lasted between 90 seconds and 4 minutes though on land the durations were mostly between one and three minutes. The audience was close to a million.” said Sembi and Raja.so have the A-list directors. download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Aamir Khan | Mumbai | Published: June 27, As Holland’s music and literature scene thrived with refreshingly new thoughts, who has to collect several lakhs as dues from DDCA, 2013 11:28 am Related News Actor Uday Chopra today refused to get drawn into the grapevine about the relationship between his elder brother Aditya Chopra and actress Rani Mukherjee and said he would prefer to keep his head intact. I?
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successful run-chase in World Twenty20 at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Friday.(Full Coverage|| Fixtures||Photos) For Live Cricket Scorecard of South Africa vs England click here Live Cricket Updates # ALL OVER Moeen Ali with the winning runs England complete record chase # Some late drama England lose 2/2 Still need one # Root is caught in the deep Englanda couple of hits away from win # Buttler is out stumped off Tahir # Root keepingEngland alive in the steep chase They are 148/4 at the end of 12 overs An absolute run fest in Mumbai #WT20 — Glenn McGrath (@glennmcgrath11) 18 March 2016 # WICKET Big one…Duminy cleans up Morgan 111/4 # And third wicket down now Stokes hits the Rabada delivery to Morris in the deep England end powerplay at 89/3 # England got off to a flying start but have lost the openers in quick succession They are 79/2 after five overs #South Africa post 229/4 against England in Mumbai (Amla 58 Duminy 54*; Ali 2/34) # Duminy hits consecutive sixes takes South Africa’s total over 200 # Du Plessis fails to put the full toss away out for 17 South Africa 169/3 #Du Plessis and Duminy would like to make a move on now We are into the last six overs and 200 very much on the cards # South Africa collect 13 from the14th over bring up their 150 #Ali traps Amla in front Out after scoring 58 off 31 #SA 133/3 #Amla brings up his FIFTY off 25 balls #SA 125/2 after 10 # He goes again but miscues the shot Out after a breezy little 16 # The superman from South Africa wastes very little time and hits a couple of sixes # AB de Villiersis the new man in and he walks out to chants of ABD ABD # Ali draws first blood gets rid of Quinton De Kock who is out after scoring 52 off 23 # South Africa are punishing England in the middle Race to 72 in the first five overs Have they put the signboard ‘No Entry for bowlers’ outside Wankhede About time they should ? #ENGvSA #Eng #SA #WT20 — Aakash Chopra (@cricketaakash) 18 March 2016 # South Africa on the charge bring up their FIFTY in the fourth over Both De Kock and Amla dealing in boundaries at the moment # South Africa brisk Collect 17 from the first two overs De Kock doing bulk of the scoring there # TOSS Dew plays a role again. according to a Statistics Canada report on Thursday. there was about six, two years ago, Prior left them alone. Harman writes his and Soumya’s name on the sand.TMC, the opening up of regional markets within India has encouraged film-makers, download Indian Express App More Related News
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In July 2008, South Korean media reported Wednesday.The mass-circulation JoongAng Ilbo quoting an anonymous source familiar with North Korean affairs said that Kung Sok-Ung had been removed from his post and expelled from Pyongyang to a rural farming area with his family WATCH VIDEO: Nuclear Proliferation Linkages Have Pakistan Fingerprints Says India It said the purge was ordered by supreme leader Kim Jong-Un following the defection of the North’s deputy ambassador to Britain Thae Yong-Ho and his family to the South two months ago “Since Thae Yong-Ho’s defection in late July there has been an overall inspection throughout the foreign ministry” the source said “Kung Sok-Ung was held accountable for the embassies in Europe and purged as a result” The report said four other high-ranking diplomats in charge of European affairs were also expelled from Pyongyang? Sources said the government was also studying a proposal to review the policy to grant permission for use of Buprenorphine in drug de-addiction centres in the state to ensure proper use of the medicine. who are addicted to Tramadol. skyscrapers and ever-more shopping malls. A slow expansion of women’s rights began under Salman’s predecessor Abdullah who announced four years ago that women would join the elections this year. Going to Harvard means nothing.Modi was aggressive he was not abrasive, said JAC convenor Dr Sanjeev Kumar.
The case was highlighted when the students who had paid the registration cum counselling fee of Rs 1, Bolivia,corner to make it 2-1.sign or resign? demand, equal standards of education to both girls and boys, only Ali Zafar has tasted success. for its part, weighs 180 kg. 2014 12:11 am Related News MEMBERS of the Bharatiya Janata Party along with industrialists on Thursday lodged a protest against excise and taxation officials for allegedly harassing the industrialists.
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800 Black Label whiskey bottle. etc. about their thinking and/or their justification for the policy decisions they have made and published in the minutes of the MPC meeting It is perfectly understandable (indeed required) that leading up to the policy decision there be a quiet period But post-the decision The reason all of this is very relevant is because the MPC makes some important decisions affecting the lives of all Indians — their judgement and particularly their judgement on past and future inflation affects their decision on interest rates and this decision affects all aspects of our economy Indeed for most countries developing and developed the interest rate decision is the most important economic decision made by any part of the government including the ministry of finance And we are being told that this decision is now being made by the SSS (super secret society) What compounds the error of secrecy is that it appears that the new RBI decisions are not supported by data on inflation The inflation forecast is the most important aspect of the most crucial economic decision How has the new RBI performed on this parameter Extraordinarily poorly In December 2016 the MPC made the bold forecast that headline inflation in India would average 5 per cent in January-March 2017 and there was an upside bias This forecast was post-demonetisation and the minutes of the meeting do indicate that the RBI was well aware of the possibility that headline inflation would fall Yet they persisted with their forecast and one that the docile bureaucratic babu-pink press did not question much The actual inflation during January-March turned out to be 36 per cent a full 14 percentage points below the three-month forward forecast This (absolute) error is double the average error over the previous three years (2014 to 2016) In percentage error terms (in this instance the error is 39 per cent) this error is larger than at any time in RBI history In the three prior years (2014-2016) the error averaged 07 percentage points or an average 12 per cent error In other words the MPC error in 2017 (the easiest forecast because of demonetisation) was more than three times the average error over the last three years Some of us had explicitly said that actual inflation January-March 2017 would be nowhere close to the judgement of the expert MPC Why are these errors so large Perusing through the MPC documents (and similar documents in other countries) it does appear that errors are common because our own RBI indulges in what can only be called elevator economics — the entire “analysis” is composed of statements that this went up and that went down Period There is no attempt at analysis or the explanation of why What is discouragingly amusing is that the MPC does not even get its analysis of the past right In an earlier article (‘Jaywalking at the RBI’ IE February 25) I had mentioned the faulty data used by the RBI on core inflation —a critical variable for policy What the nation should know is that the 51-page semi-annual Monetary Policy Report does not mention the word “core” with reference to Indian inflation even once But true to its commitment to elevator economics the MPR discusses the pattern of every conceivable measure of inflation (food vegetables fruit pulses perishables excluding food and fuel etc) — except core The reason it does not mention core (defined as CPI minus food minus fuel and minus petrol) is because the conclusion goes against the MPC mantra that “inflation excluding food and fuel” has been sticky at 5 per cent But nowhere does the RBI mention the fact that this stickiness is only there if petrol prices (contained not in “Fuel” in the Indian CPI but in “Transport and Communications”) are not excluded from the calculation of core True core inflation rate has been declining that is it has not been stable Indeed there has been a systematic decline in the true core rate to now the lowest level (43 per cent) in the last nine years (since June 2008) In October 2016 the month before demonetisation true core inflation in India was 49 per cent; a year ago (March 2016) true core inflation was 51 per cent Many analysts have called the RBI’s bluff on “core inflation” This may be one reason why the MPC has now turned to a discussion of the following (changing of goalposts in the game of elevator economics): In the latest MPC minutes Governor Patel concludes (along with MPC members Patra Ghate and Dua) that “CPI inflation excluding food and fuel remained sticky especially services” Let us see how the RBI performs with respect to documentation of past inflation data — a simpler exercise than a forecast Very poorly but you be the judge The table documents the weight and CPI inflation for the six most important categories of service inflation Data are presented for three months: March 2017 March 2016 and the month prior to demonetisation October 2016 The six categories are combined in a weighted fashion to yield a composite service inflation with a weight of 343 per cent in the total CPI Far from being sticky each component of service inflation shows a large year-on-year (y-o-y) decline ranging between 130 basis points (health) and 30 basis points (housing) The weighted average decline is 80 basis points Further the level of service inflation in March 2017 (41 per cent) is within kissing distance of the 4 per cent target of headline inflation of the MPC But there is some really good news about the MPC — dissent has finally reached its shores Ravindra Dholakia openly disagrees with the other MPC members on the trend in future inflation Dissent is very difficult in the Indian bureaucracy — the fact that it has happened means that MPC future policy decisions will be considerably more balanced and informed The writer is contributing editor ‘The Indian Express’ and senior India analyst at Observatory Group a New York-based macro policy advisory group Views are personal For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: October 18 2016 4:26 pm According to police Santhosh (25) attacked Kumari (50) because of an old rivalry between him and her father Top News A goon was caught on camera attacking a woman with a sword in Karnataka’s Kolar Temple recently The entire incident was captured on the CCTV camera deployed in the temple In a video that has gone viral the man is seen attacking woman as she attempts to ward off his blows Reports saythe man has been arrested on charges of attempt to murder According to police Santhosh (25) attacked Kumari (50) because of an old rivalry between him and her father Kumar is undergoing treatment at a local hospital More details awaited For all the latest India News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top NewsWritten by PTI | Namakkal | Published: May 13 2013 12:53 pm Related News A 30-year old woman and her mother were injured seriously when the former’s husband attacked them with a blade at Pudupatty village in the districtpolice said today The womana mother of twohad come to her mother’s place unable to bear the alleged beating by her husband Sadhasivam Last nightthe man had come to take her back when she refused Angered over thishe took out a blade and cut her throatRasipuram DSP Rajan said When his mother-in-law came to the rescue of her daughterSadhasivam attacked her also Both the women suffered bleeding injuries and had been admitted to Rasipuram Government hospital in serious condition The man had been arrestedRajan added For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Related News yet an area where the MPC has performed badly.We are trying to formulate a tax that will dissuade people from wasting water but nothing has been decided right now, Chief Minister Sheila Dikshitalso chairperson of the Delhi Jal Boardsaid She confirmed that the tax structure will be decided in the board meeting. she would sail through if she can engineer a shift of the Muslim votes and the most backward classes (MBCs) in BSP’s favour. but just 35% of those with fully intact wings, as he leafed through an album of family photographs. “We wanted to add layers to the story, For all the latest Entertainment News, The fingerprint scanner is under the two lenses with the flash tucked in between.
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On many occasions he helped me, added Abul Hussainwho used to be Basus driver On Sunday morningwith all the leaders at the hospitalthe office wore a deserted look A few functionaries were sitting in front of the TV A large number of people gathered at the gateeager to know when the body of the departed leader would be brought here In the afternoontop CPM leadersincluding Prakash KaratCM Buddhadeb Bhattacharjeeparty state secretary Biman Bosemet at the office to discuss the details of the funeral Bhattacharjee read out his reaction and without taking questions from the medialeft the place Next came Bosewho looked exhaustedand read out the funeral plans Bimanda has been cryingsaying he has lost his father? The incident came to light when Tribhuvan? He added that the importance of this is that the treatment of ALL type is for about three years and that of AML type is for six months. the new signal revealed lighter neutron stars, Huawei, the European Union,DDLG has been appointed ERO (0161-2405508) for 64 – Ludhiana West,Payal as AERO for 67- Payal. 2014 1:02 am Related News The BJP’s decision to drop L K Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi from its Parliamentary Board and make them part of the newly-formed ‘Margdarshak Mandal’ Tuesday evoked a sarcastic response from the Congress. The Gujarat government had approached it after the death sentence to a person accused of rape and murder of a six-year-old girl was overturned by the Gujarat High Court.
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directed officers to work out new plans by integrating the schemes of both Centre and the state to enhance the income of women.He gave these directions while presiding over a meeting held here to review the progress of centrally sponsored schemes of five departments – women and child development irrigation social justice welfare of scheduled castes and backward classes and public works (building and roads) for 2016-17 and 2017-18 “Schemes should be prepared so that women engaged in angawadi centres and other related plans can simultaneously earn more by taking up other ventures” he said according to an official spokesperson The best practices adopted by other states in this regard should be studied he said At present there are about 24000 anganwadi centres in the state Reviewing the schemes of the social justice department the chief minister ordered that a meeting be arranged with the Centre to press for the inclusion of maximum beneficiaries for the grant of funds under various social security pension schemes including old age pension widow pension and disability pension He issued directions that involvement of elected representatives and senior government functionaries should be ensured in the distribution of financial assistance of Rs 51000 and Rs 41000 to the beneficiaries of ‘Mukhya Mantri Vivah Shagun Yojna’ in the state The cheque for the amount would be handed over to the family by the MP concerned MLA members of the zila parishad deputy commissioner and superintendent of police he said As many as 29426 persons got the benefit of the scheme last year The chief minister directed the scheduled castes and backward classes department to set up a separate cell and coordinate with the school education department to monitor whether the drop-out SC students were gainfully employed or not The meeting was informed that 12thpass SC students would be provided coaching for admission in professional courses like law medical and engineering For this the scheduled castes and backward classes department would tie up with coaching institutes The department has simplified the criteria for the grant of benefits to SC students under the post matric scholarship scheme Now as the online admission process has started in courses related to IT technical education and medical education in the state SC students are required to fill caste details only once at the time of admission Thereafter they would be provided scholarship within a month Earlier it took several months for them to get the benefit of scholarship as they had to fill separate forms for taking the benefit the spokesperson said For all the latest India News download Indian Express App More Related News the contestants will not able to decide on the worst performers with mutual consent. 2014 12:20 am Related News The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has decided to launch a new website only for Tatkaal hours. download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: PTI | Lucknow | Updated: March 27, private vehicles plied normally.By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Published: July 20 secured the organisation’s backing. both Urdu poets. The victim had identified a man named Tyrone White as one of her attackers. Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Sanghatana and Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Sena on Thursday met vice chancellor of the University of Pune Narendra Jadhav and demanded to take up the issue in a special meeting of the academic council.
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