first_img Tags: NULL,Monday 20 December 2010 7:16 pm Desire presses on with drilling in Falkland Isles Share Monday 20 December 2010 7:16 pm whatsapp whatsapp Show Comments ▼ Tags: NULL KCS-content More From Our Partners A ProPublica investigation has caused outrage in the U.S. this weekvaluewalk.comPolice Capture Elusive Tiger Poacher After 20 Years of Pursuing the Huntergoodnewsnetwork.orgFlorida woman allegedly crashes children’s birthday party, rapes teennypost.comBrave 7-Year-old Boy Swims an Hour to Rescue His Dad and Little Sistergoodnewsnetwork.orgKiller drone ‘hunted down a human target’ without being told tonypost.comRussell Wilson, AOC among many voicing support for Naomi Osakacbsnews.comSupermodel Anne Vyalitsyna claims income drop, pushes for child supportnypost.comAstounding Fossil Discovery in California After Man Looks Closelygoodnewsnetwork.orgNative American Tribe Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years FALKLAND Islands oil explorer Desire Petroleum has started drilling a new well after suffering disappointment with its last attempt to strike oil in the South Atlantic.Desire has begun drilling its Dawn/Jacinta 25/5-1 well in the North Falkland Basin.The group said it expected to take about a month to drill the well and would make more announcements when appropriate.The group’s shares soared and then tumbled earlier this month after it said it thought it had struck oil at its Rachel North well, only to have to announce later that the well contained mainly water.Desire said it had learned lessons from the failed well and would press ahead with more exploration.The group started the new well in its wholly-owned Tranche I in the North Falkland basin on Saturday.Once finished, Desire will hand over the Ocean Guardian rig to another explorer, Rockhopper, which will use it before returning it to Desire to drill a well at a location still to be decided. Controversy has dogged drilling by Desire and other UK oil firms amid opposition to their operations from the Argentinian government. whatsapp whatsapp FALKLAND Islands oil explorer Desire Petroleum has started drilling a new well after suffering disappointment with its last attempt to strike oil in the South Atlantic.Desire has begun drilling its Dawn/Jacinta 25/5-1 well in the North Falkland Basin.The group said it expected to take about a month to drill the well and would make more announcements when appropriate.The group’s shares soared and then tumbled earlier this month after it said it thought it had struck oil at its Rachel North well, only to have to announce later that the well contained mainly water.Desire said it had learned lessons from the failed well and would press ahead with more exploration.The group started the new well in its wholly-owned Tranche I in the North Falkland basin on Saturday.Once finished, Desire will hand over the Ocean Guardian rig to another explorer, Rockhopper, which will use it before returning it to Desire to drill a well at a location still to be decided. Controversy has dogged drilling by Desire and other UK oil firms amid opposition to their operations from the Argentinian government. Share KCS-content Desire presses on with drilling in Falkland Isles last_img read more

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first_imgTuesday Apr 28, 2009 Tana Umaga hits hard, then sets up Jerry Collins for the try With Tana Umaga making his return to the playing field recently at Toulon, there’s been renewed interest around the world from people wondering how he’s getting on at the ripe old age of thirty five.ADVERTISEMENTAn All Black legend, Umaga coached at Toulon before making the decision to pull on the boots again and see if he can turn his side’s fortunes around.While you can’t attribute success to one player in particular, he’s done well since making his comeback, and Toulon are now looking safe from relegation so are set to spend another year in the Top 14 in France.A few weeks ago when Toulon played Montabaun Umaga made this huge hit on lockMathias Rolland. The referee penalised Umaga, saying he didn’t use his arms in the tackle. You be the judge of that.Montauban kicked over the resultant penalty, but then from the kickoff, Umaga got his hands on the ball and set up fellow All Black Jerry Collins, who sprinted over for a great try.It was an awesome sequence of play as Umaga, who clearly felt hard done by after his hit, got the final say by setting up the try, and later, winning the match 33-20.ADVERTISEMENTTime:03:12 Posted By: rugbydump Share Send Thanks Sorry there has been an error Big Hits & Dirty Play Related Articles 25 WEEKS AGO Suspensions handed down after testicle grabbing… 26 WEEKS AGO The ‘double ruffle’ splits opinion with fans… 26 WEEKS AGO WATCH: The nastiest and most brutal moments… From the WebThis Video Will Soon Be Banned. 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first_img Photographs Photographs:  Quang Dam Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOr Clipboard Save this picture!© Quang Dam+ 43Curated by Hana Abdel Share Architects: Nguyen Khai Architects & Associates Area Area of this architecture project Coffee Shop ArchDaily CopyCoffee Shop, Mixed Use Architecture, Houses•Hue, Vietnam “COPY” Vietnam ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOr Clipboard 2020 Tiam Coffee Shop & Home / Nguyen Khai Architects & AssociatesSave this projectSaveTiam Coffee Shop & Home / Nguyen Khai Architects & Associates Area:  150 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project “COPY” Tiam Coffee Shop & Home / Nguyen Khai Architects & Associates Manufacturers: American Standard, Carysil, MallocaArchitect In Charge:Nguyen Quang KhaiDesign Team:Nguyen Quang Khai, Tran Yen ChauClients:Dao Ngoc LanCity:HueCountry:VietnamMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Quang DamRecommended ProductsFastenersFastmount®Panel Fastener – Very Low ProfileFastenersSchöckRainscreen Cladding Facade Fasteners – Isolink®WindowsSolarluxSliding Window – CeroWindowsVitrocsaMinimalist Window – SlidingText description provided by the architects. Located near the crossroad in the center of Hue city, Tiam was renovated from an 18-year-old house, which was in really bad condition. With a gross built area of only 35 m2, this is the living space for a three-generation family of seven members.Save this picture!© Quang DamSave this picture!Second Floor PlanSave this picture!© Quang DamSpending time talking and understanding the essential needs of the owner, we designed Tiam in a way to give better standard of living along with valuable experiences for each and all members in the house. It has three floors, one attic, balcony and terrace.Save this picture!© Quang DamThe first floor is for the café, which is run by the owner, and the rest of the building is for living. The vertical louvers and glass wall covering the house is like a vague partition between “in and out”, bring people inside the house closer to nature and to other people in the streets.Save this picture!© Quang DamThe louvers not only help reducing heat radiation but also create light effect and geometrical rhythm, which enhance people’s feelings every time watching, both from inside and outside.Save this picture!© Quang DamSave this picture!First Floor PlanSave this picture!© Quang DamThe effective solution for such limited built area is to design the interior as minimal as possible, and to create continuous and open spaces. We create functional zones and place objects in order to bring members in family closer to each other, but still be able to have their private spaces if necessary.Save this picture!© Quang DamThe old and ineffective spiral staircase has been replaced by the straight one, which helps optimize spaces and achieve better circulation. Furniture in the house mostly made of bamboo, which is a sustainable and environment-friendly material. It owns some outstanding characteristics that are suitable for using in extreme climate in Hue.Save this picture!© Quang DamThe café on first floor was designed with the same elements and materials like the rest of the house. Long curved tables, slim and transparent chairs placing in such a minimal and monochrome space make all other colorful objects noticeable. Moreover, the appearance of people drinking and chatting in the café make it a lively and beautiful scene.Save this picture!© Quang DamSave this picture!Section ASave this picture!© Quang DamPlant pots of different sizes are found in every corner of the building. Plant pots on the louvers, balcony, terrace and inside the house create calm and pleasant atmosphere. Although Tiam is located near a crowded crossroad, all family members still feel close to nature and have such a peaceful living space. 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first_img Facebook Twitter Twitter Previous articleAP Interview: Salvador Illa, Catalonia’s quiet gamechangerNext articleUnited States Lung Cancer Market 2021: Pipeline Products, Market Analysis, Epidemiology, Key Products Marketed, Drugs Sales and Market Shares – Digital AIM Web Support WhatsApp WhatsApp ROCKVILLE, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb 9, 2021– 3CLogic, the premier voice-enabling solution and cloud contact center platform, announced its latest integration with Zoom. The combined offering will streamline organizational communication and provide call center agents easy access to internal team members so they can receive help and information in order to provide an exceptional customer service experience. “We are excited to extend this new integration to our current and future enterprise customers who are eager to improve collaboration and communication within their organization,” states Denis Seynhaeve, CEO of 3CLogic. “Enterprises have accelerated their adoption of Zoom in the last year due to the rapid shift to remote work. This joint offering will make it easier for customer-facing agents to access internal experts and resources across departments to enable the highest level of customer service.” The integration between 3CLogic and Zoom will allow for a number of key use cases and features, including: Automatically syncing agent availability between 3CLogic’s Cloud Call Center platform and Zoom to minimize disruptions, streamline communication, and optimize call performanceAllow agents to easily accept incoming 3CLogic calls from within Zoom to ensure a consistent and seamless experience for your customersAbility to transfer or conference in Zoom users to assist Call Center Agents with unique customer service inquiries or active issuesLeverage the 3CLogic and Zoom integration to complement any CRM or cloud platform, such as ServiceNow, to maximize agent performance and the customer experience “As organizations around the world continue to operate remotely and support a distributed workforce, the adoption of cloud-enabled technologies to enhance customer engagements and streamline collaboration between departments will be key to any long-term success,” explains Denis Seynhaeve. “We look forward to continuing to expand our portfolio of features for this integration between 3CLogic and Zoom in order to support our current and future customers as their enterprises evolve.” The announcement comes as 3CLogic continues to expand its global enterprise presence across industries and divisions including Sales, Customer Service, Employee Services, and IT Help Desks. About 3CLogic 3CLogic is the premier voice-enabling solution for cloud platforms. The cloud contact center solution transforms cloud platforms or CRMs by seamlessly integrating voice with existing digital channels. Built on Amazon Web Services (AWS), 3CLogic enables organizations to achieve seamless integrations with leading cloud-computing platforms such as ServiceNow, Microsoft Dynamics, Salesforce, and SugarCRM. Its innovative solutions extend CRM and data platform capabilities for Global 2000 firms by enabling advanced and scalable features such as optimized self-service experiences, virtual and live agent interactions, and conversational analytics. For more information, please visit View source version on CONTACT: Janet Mesh [email protected] KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CANADA MARYLAND INDUSTRY KEYWORD: COMMUNICATIONS VOIP TECHNOLOGY TELECOMMUNICATIONS OTHER COMMUNICATIONS SOURCE: 3CLogic Copyright Business Wire 2021. PUB: 02/09/2021 04:11 AM/DISC: 02/09/2021 04:11 AM Local NewsBusinesscenter_img Pinterest Facebook 3CLogic Announces Cloud Contact Center Integration for Zoom TAGS  By Digital AIM Web Support – February 9, 2021 Pinterestlast_img read more

first_img Facebook 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Google+ Facebook Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Pinterest News Aircraft in Irish skies were targeted by potentially deadly lasers 170 times in the last 18 months.The Irish Aviation Authority says that its received reports from pilots of 158 such strikes in 2013.In March of last year, a laser beam was shone at a plane coming in to land at Donegal Airport.And Just last week an Air Corp helicopter transferring a critically ill baby from Letterkenny to a Dublin hospital was hit by a laser beam.The beams can be a distraction and hinder the vision of pilots.The beams can be a distraction and hinder the vision of pilots as Eilis Barrett is Operations Manager at Donegal Airport pointed out at the time of the Donegal Airport incident:Audio Player Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Google+ Twitter Twittercenter_img Pinterest WhatsApp Previous articleFour minute mile is broken in LetterkennyNext articleCalls for new Education Minister to defer junior cert reform News Highland By News Highland – July 14, 2014 Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Donegal case leads to warning of the dangers of pointing lasers at aircraft Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

first_imgNews UpdatesPlea In Kerala High Court Seeks Details Of Number Of Vaccines Supplied To Vaccine Centers Across The State Lydia Suzanne Thomas11 May 2021 3:42 AMShare This – xImage Courtesy: Getty ImagesThe Kerala High Court took up a petition seeking the publication of data on the number of vaccines supplied to different vaccine centers in Kerala. A Division Bench of Justices Raja Vijayaraghavan and MR Anitha considered that matter today over ZOOM, ordering it to be posted on Friday for further hearing. After hearing the petitioner’s submissions, Justice Vijayaraghavan orally remarked, “they (the state government) are trying their level best. With the available resources they are doing their level best and they are improving it upon..Suo motu Devan (Division Bench of Justices Devan Ramachandran and Dr Kauser Edappagath) has taken up, Supreme Court is also considering the matter on Thursday…I’ll post it on Friday within which time Mr Sohan (the State Attorney) will come up with something”In the order, the Bench however proceeded to direct the posting of the case after a week.”We do not find any reason warranting issuance of any directions at this stage. Post after a week,” the Order reads In Court today, the petitioner’s counsel Advocate R Leela referred to instances of overcrowding at vaccine centers and averred that the same could be averted if there was data relating to the number of vaccines supplied to each vaccine center. Since the State Attorney was not present during the initial part of the hearing, Advocate K Rajkumar for the Central Government submitted that the State was allowing vaccinations only through the COWIN Portal so as to prevent overcrowding. Apart from this, the aspect of vaccine supplies was being considered by the Supreme Court in its suo motu case. Referring to the suo motu case registered to check overcrowding, taken up by another Division Bench of the Court, Advocate Rajkumar averred that everything was taken care of.Also read – When Will Kerala Get Its Share Of Vaccines? Kerala High Court Asks Centre At this juncture, Justice Raja Vijayaraghavan shared his screen, displaying the dashboard on the COWIN portal. “All that she says is – if there are so many vaccines in Kerala, why can’t you just show what is the supply … That is what she is trying to say. For instance in Ernakulam, you say there are 103 sites, 91 government sites, 12 pvt sites. Total doses is 9,03,604. We have some 3.4 crore people out here. All that she says is, where is it being supplied, …To show that on the dashboard is not a that much of a big deal (in Malayalam)” Justice Raja Vijayaraghavan continued, “Every person including me wants to know how much doses you have, when are the doses going to come and how you are going to vaccinate all these people..At least they should show that we have been allotted out of the 50% government share we have been allotted, …so people will understand how it is being sent to various places”Advocate Leela then prayed that the accurate number of vaccines in each vaccine center be published, to which the Court responded saying that the State Government would be better placed to give information in this respect. The Court therefore sought the State Attorney’s response. Around ten minutes later, State Attorney KV Sohan joined the hearing. The State Attorney submitted that the fuss around registrations for vaccines lasted only two days and that people could register to book their vaccination slots. Advocate Leela then proceeded to seek data on the number of doses being sent to each district, government and private vaccine sites, primary health centers etc. She continued, seeking that the portal show that persons allotted a particular number series would alone be administered the vaccine on a particular day. Hearing these submissions, Justice Vijayaraghavan said, “they are trying their level best. With the available resources they are doing their level best and they are improving it upon..Suo motu Devan (Division Bench of Justices Devan Ramachandran and Dr Kauser Edappagath) has taken up, Supreme Court is also considering the matter on Thursday…I’ll post it on Friday within which time Mr Sohan will come up with something” The State Attorney added to this, saying, “If the petitioner hears the daily briefing of CM…” Justice Vijayaraghavan stated, “I can’t ask her to go and hear, though I would like to, I can’t ask her to do that!” The State Attorney explained that he made this submission only because the State was functioning transparently, providing all necessary information. “We are functioning in a very transparent manner and we are giving every data, every day we are doing it”, the State Attorney said. After this exchange, the Court directed that the matter be posted on Friday.The petition filed by Prabhakaran TP through Advocate R Leela avers that the “absence of details guaranteeing the supply and availability of vaccine to fulfil the schedule of vaccination announced is creating chaos and confusion”It reads,”The act of the 1st Respondent (Central Government) in not publishing in public domain the matters relating to the production as well as vaccine quantity intended to be imported and also the calendar relating to the supply of vaccine is the blatant violation of the duty of the State towards the subjects.”Prabhakaran’s plea hence prays for the publication of the vaccine schedule, the number of vaccines available in the open market, and directions to the State of Kerala to announce a weekly-supply calendar of vaccines in all Health Centres, Covid Vaccine Centers and Private Hospitals to reduce chaos and curb spot registrations.Click here to download the orderTagsPIL COVID -19 vaccination drive Overcrowding Justice Raja Vijayaraghavan Justice MR Anitha #COWIN Kerala High Court Next Storylast_img read more

first_img Tagged: events, exhibits, ithaca, photography, we are ithaca The videos are uploaded to the project website and will also be part of an installation at the History Center.The project, “We Are Ithaca: A Celebration in Portraits” officially got started in September 2017. Over the course of a few months, there were 28 pop-up portrait sessions held in locations around Ithaca that were easily accessible. Now, the photos are visible online, in a banner on the Ithaca Commons, in a book and documentary, and were featured in a gallery at the Community School of Music and Arts.The project will also be celebrated at an event Thursday on the Commons. (Details below.)Wishna said it was truly a community portrait project, with a core team of about a dozen people. Behind the scenes at each photo session, there were four to six people helping with set up and organization. Beyond the photo sessions, the team behind the project has helped create a book, documentary, plan events and hang banners.The tagline of the project is “to celebrate our uniqueness and diversity through portraits and stories.” If people take anything from the project, Wishna said she would like people to see how alike everyone is.“We are a lot more alike than we know,” Wishna said. “I really wish, especially in America right now, that we could all recognize that and be a lot kinder to one another.”The project will also be celebrated Thursday on the Ithaca Commons during the CFCU Summer Concert Series with a performance by Fall Creek Brass Band. The first 50 people at the event will receive a free We Are Ithaca poster featuring all of the portraits. For more information, visit the Facebook event page.The “We Are Ithaca” documentary directed by local filmmaker Becky Lane will be featured later in August.Every portrait taken is now available in book format and every portrait is published in it. The book is available here online or at Ithacamade in the Dewitt Mall. Learn more about the project at the website, image: Passersby walk past the We Are Ithaca banner on the Ithaca Commons on Monday. (Kelsey O’Connor/The Ithaca Voice) ITHACA, N.Y. — Through more than 1,200 portraits, local project “We Are Ithaca” has captured a snapshot of Ithaca’s rich community. The photographs and videos that have resulted from the project give a small window into the lives of hundreds of Ithaca residents.“We wanted to celebrate the town, the community, the citizens through portraits,” Robyn Wishna, project director and photographer, said. “It’s sort of an egalitarian photo project because nobody is more important than another and everybody’s going to be seen — this is a bad pun — but in the same light.”A look at the crew behind We Are Ithaca. (Provided by Robyn Wishna)It’s easy to get lost in the hundreds of portraits that were taken. About half the people photographed stood as they were, but others brought along items that represent a bit of who they are. They held items like instruments, pictures of loved ones, sports gear, art, plants, books, and all sorts of interesting items, even chickens.The full-length photographs were set up simply with bright light and a white background, letting the personalities being captured in that moment shine through.The average portrait session took a couple minutes at most. The only direction people got for the photo was where to stand.“I didn’t direct people. I didn’t tell people how to stand or what to do or to smile,” Wishna said. “I just let them be how they wanted to be.”(Provided by Robyn Wishna)After the photograph, people were invited to share something on video if they wanted and about a quarter to a third of the participants did so. Wishna said she didn’t have an initial plan for the videos, but said it was an opportunity to have all of these people on record expressing themselves. Some talked about their lives, others shared poetry or songs.“The other piece of the project is it being a snapshot of Ithaca at this point in time,” Wishna said. Your Arts & Culture news is made possible with support from: Kelsey O’Connor Kelsey O’Connor is the managing editor for the Ithaca Voice. Questions? Story tips? Contact her at [email protected] and follow her on Twitter @bykelseyoconnor. More by Kelsey O’Connorlast_img read more

first_img Facebook Facebook Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Pinterest Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows WhatsApp AudioHomepage BannerNews WhatsApp Previous articleLightning strikes: Thousands without power in DonegalNext articleLittle Angels to hold meeting over summer programme decision News Highland Google+ Twitter Pinterestcenter_img Google+ Community Enhancement Programme open for applications Publicans in Republic watching closely as North reopens further Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic The HSE in Donegal is encouraging patients to use a new online way to talk to their clinicians. Attend Anywhere is a web based video conferencing tool to provide video consultations to patient’s/service users through virtual clinics known as ‘waiting rooms’.The HSE says that it’s a simple, safe, easy to use and reliable technology for both patients and clinicians.The system has been designed and tested specifically for use in clinical settings.Rona McLaughlin, HSE Donegal Physiotherapy Manager says while it’s working well, it’s certainly not a replacement for face to face consultations:Audio Player Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. HSE in Donegal encouraging patients to use ‘Attend Anywhere’ By News Highland – June 26, 2020 Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORlast_img read more

first_img Email the author Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day By The Penny Hoarder Published 11:00 pm Monday, March 11, 2013 Ready, set, go! By Jaine Treadwell Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits You Might Like Locked out Photo by Jaine Treadwell Landfill, town in limbo The gates of the Brundidge Landfill on the southbound lane of U.S…. read more People take run at the start of the one mile fun run as part of the Brittany and Shepard Pugh Memorial 5k in Troy on Saturday.Troy Junior Women’s League Memorial Run tops $8,000The Brittany Shepard Pugh Memorial 5K Run and Shep Sprint Saturday raised $8,000 for the Troy Junior Women’s League scholarship program and community service projects.Kristy Jones, event co-chair, said more than 160 runners participated in the 5K run and another 100 participated in the One-Mile, Fun-Run and the Shep Sprint.The awards of stained glass Angel Awards by Adams Glass Studio in Troy are presented to the overall runners in the male and female divisions. The winners of the 2nd Annual Brittany Shepard Pugh 5K Run were Cornelia Sanders, overall female finisher, and Daphne Coppage, second. The overall male winner was Kellson Jeffrey with Jonathan Cellon, second. Nicholas Dulaney won the youth award. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration The memorial run was the second annual for the Troy Junior Women’s League and was held in memory of Brittany Shepard Pugh and her son, Shep.“Brittany was an active member of the Troy Junior Women’s League,’ Jones said. “Through her willingness to serve others in all areas of her life, she epitomized our club theme, which is ‘To do for the world more than the world does for you.’“We have chosen to remember Brittany and her giving spirit by naming this fundraiser after her and Shep.” Print Article Latest Stories Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Sponsored Content Book Nook to reopen Jones said that the TJWL members are excited and pleased with the number of participants and the amount of money raised for the League’s projects.“We thank everyone who made the Brittany Shepard Pugh Memorial 5K Run and Shep Sprint a great success.”Jones said the funds raised from the 5K are used, primarily to fund the TJWL’s scholarship program, which has been renamed the Brittany Shepard Pugh Memorial Scholarship.“In the past, we awarded one scholarship each year but, because the 5K was such a success last year, we were able to award two $1,500 scholarships,” Jones said. “Some of the money will be used to build the scholarship fund so that there will be always be funds available.” The Brittany Shepard Pugh Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a graduating female senior at a school(s) in Pike County who will attend a college or university within the state. The scholarship award is based on an essay, academics, leadership and community service.The TJWL supports many charitable organizations in Troy and Pike County including the Miracle Field project.“This year, we probably will transition our support to the Miracle Field Playground,” Jones said. “The TJWL also supports that Child Advocacy Center, the Troy Public Library and Sav-A-Life. We have a canned food drive for a local food bank and are buddies at Miracle Field ballgames. We meet at the beginning of each year and discuss what organizations and projects we will support during the year. Community service is what we do.” Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthMost 10 Rarest Skins for FortniteTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Skiplast_img read more

first_imgiStock/Thinkstock(BARABOO, Wis.) — A Wisconsin school district and local police are investigating a photo of a group of mostly white high school boys giving what appears to be the Nazi salute after it drew strong backlash on social media.The image of students in the Baraboo School District was posted on the @GoBaraboo parody account on Sunday.The tweet has since been taken down, but police and school officials promised to investigate. The photo in question is from last spring, according to District Superintendent Lori Mueller.“The school district is investigating this situation and is working with parents, staff and local authorities,” Mueller said in a statement to students and parents. “If the gesture is what it appears to be, the district will pursue any and all available and appropriate actions, including legal, to address the issue.”In a separate tweet posted on Monday, Mueller wrote, “The photo posted under the hashtag is not reflective of the educational values and beliefs of the School District of Baraboo.”Baraboo police also tweeted that they are assisting the district’s investigation since being made aware of a “controversial photo of a group of high school students.”The photo drew widespread disapproval, including from Wisconsin Gov.-elect Tony Evers and the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum in Poland.“This is why every single day we work hard to educate. We need to explain what is the danger of hateful ideology rising. Auschwitz with its gas chambers was at the very end of the long process of normalizing and accommodating hatred,” the Auschwitz Memorial tweeted.Not all the students in the photo participated in the gesture. Jordan Blue, a student in the top right of the photo whose arms remain at his sides, said in a statement that the photo was taken as students gathered at the Sauk County Courthouse for professional prom photos and that he “couldn’t leave the photo as it was taken within five seconds.”“The photographer told us to raise our hands kind of in a way, and I knew at that point that some my classmates are very immature,” he said in a separate interview. “So didn’t want to do that, and I saw what was happening and I felt so upset.”Jonathan Schieber, a senior who appears in the photo, told ABC News there was no discussion of any racist aspect to the photo when it was taken. It was only after the photo garnered social media attention over the weekend that he started to hear about it.Schieber, who is black, was singled out due to his race, though he had both arms at his side in the photo.“Somebody had made a meme or something, saying, ‘We even got the black kid to throw it up,’” Schieber told ABC News. “I couldn’t go nowhere without people being like, ‘Are you that kid from the picture?’ Everybody was sharing it, talking about racial profiling. I went to school on Monday and people were trying to take pictures with me — you’re going viral, all that stuff.”“I left school because I was not having it,” he added.Wheel Memories posted thumbnails of several photos from the shoot on its website in the spring, including the one in question. The photos have since been removed and the agency wrote on its site in a message that it blames “jerks” and online negativity.“It is too bad that there are those in society who can and do take the time to be jerks; knowingly and willingly to be jerks! The internet can be a wonderful tool but for some there is an overwhelming urge to destroy. The destruction may not be physical but instead it can be bullying that is intellectual or emotional,” the photo agency wrote on its website.“To anyone that was hurt I sincerely apologize,” the agency said. “To those who have harmed them, we as society often ignore them I have chosen not to do that. YOU ARE JERKS! Grow up! Be kind, Be gentle, Be civil!”ABC News has reached out to several other students in the photo who were identified through social media.Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.last_img read more

first_img Previous Article Next Article Related posts:No related photos. Raising skill levels across a workforce of 20,000 people became the ambitionof Sheffield City Council after it escaped financial disaster in themid-1990s.  Guy Sheppard reports on ahighly-praised runner-upEstablishing uniform standards of service poses special problems for anorganisation running everything from libraries and schools to street cleaningand old people’s homes. At Sheffield City Council, the responsibility for achieving this was givento its corporate training consultancy three years ago. Barbara Duckworth, head of the 20-strong CTC, says training had never beentied to the central aims of the organisation before and, because there was nosystematic way of measuring standards and performance, there was no feeling ofcorporate identity. “The aim has been to provide better services for the people ofSheffield by raising the skill levels of the people who deliver those services.”What we are trying to do is make each individual’s performance fit inwith a council that delivers services in a certain way. We are trying to putcorporate standards across the whole organisation,” she says. Last year, the council achieved Investors in People accreditation at thefirst attempt, and senior management is now preparing for reassessment inDecember. Andrew Forrest, learning and development director at the Industrial Society,who chairs the TD2001 judging panel, says IIP was a remarkable achievement fora council that would probably have been one of the worst in the country when itsuffered a budget crisis in the mid-1990s. He says training has played a fundamental part in the change. “Thewhole senior team is really enthused about developing people and they are allplaying their part in doing that.” One example of this was the way responsibility for IIP accreditation washandled by the social services director rather than someone from personnel.”It’s not just for trainers to do training, it’s for everybody,” saysForrest. “The role model that the top people are giving is very important.”Forrest was impressed with the way the objectives of the five-strongexecutive management team were translated into a development plan for theentire 20,000-strong workforce. “Coaching people were using four or fivekey priorities over and over again in their training. If an organisation sortsout its priorities, that gives the cue for training specialists to deliver theright training.” In the case of Sheffield, the priorities include a systematic process ofsetting targets for all areas of its services, a uniform system of appraisalfor all employees, and a clear process of financial delegation. As part of the Government’s Best Value modernisation agenda for the publicsector, Sheffield is required to publish an annual plan setting out its currentperformance levels. It also has to show how these can be improved in thefuture. Mike Campbell, director of the policy research institute at LeedsMetropolitan University and one of the TD 2001 judges, was impressed at the waythis was being tied in with training. “IIP accreditation and theapplication for this award are in line with its clear-minded approach to bestvalue,” he says. “The city council has taken this agenda veryseriously indeed.” Each of the council’s directorates has a small training team of its own to dealwith specialist training and development needs. This allows the CTC toconcentrate on providing guidance to line managers in developing employeeskills and promoting the use of national occupational standards whenidentifying training needs. It has also been responsible for organising360-degree assessment of senior managers by up to a dozen of their colleagues. “We analyse and feed back the results and then the managers work outwhat they need to do,” says Duckworth. Over the next two years, the programme will be rolled out to all middlemanagers. One way a culture of improvement permeates throughout the organisation isthrough workforce development planning, which has recently been devolved toline managers. The CTC drew up a guidance manual to help the managers fulfilthis responsibility without straying from the core objectives of the council. Another way of spreading the message is through annual roadshows, whichevery employee is encouraged to attend. Annual opinion surveys are used to find out from employees whether they feeltheir needs are being met and whether their managers are effective. Theresponses have been encouraging, particularly in the way management isproviding employees with helpful feedback on their work performance. Between 1996and 2000, the managers’ rating in this area rose from minus 38 to plus 42. Forrest says there are plenty of examples of how the CTC has adopted animaginative approach to specific training needs. Under the Government’s NewDeal programme for unemployed school leavers, a group of city centre”ambassadors” was created earlier this year to provide shoppers withinformation and ensure bylaws are kept. Each ambassador undergoes a six-weektraining programme. Forrest says there is a danger that people on New Deal programmes lack pridein their work because the scheme tends to be for people who have not done verywell in their careers so far. “Sheffield seems to have used New Deal to give fresh heart to theseyoungsters,” he says. Another example was the professional qualification that is being establishedfor the council’s 35 education welfare officers who are responsible for dealingwith truancy among school pupils. Team leader Davida Howard says that becauseof the specialist nature of their work, there is no professional qualificationfor them to aim at. “But we wanted to raise their morale and professionalstatus.” Thanks to the CTC, a Local Vocational Qualification is now being piloted,which addresses the skills, knowledge and understanding necessary for the job. For Forrest, one of the most striking ways that training is now integratedthroughout the organisation is through an annual awards ceremony attended bythe Lord Mayor. This year’s winners include a primary school lunchtimeassistant who has trained to provide classroom help for children with specialneeds. “It was rewarding precisely the sort of jobs that often getoverlooked,” says Forrest. “It is a sign that development of peopleruns right through the organisation. “It’s a very powerful message that you may be in quite a humble job butby golly you matter to us.” Sheffield starsOn 1 Jul 2001 in Personnel Today Comments are closed. last_img read more

first_img FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailPROVO, Utah — BYU Director of Athletics Tom Holmoe today announced agreements for future football series between the Cougars and the University of Central Florida of the American Athletic Conference and Rice University of Conference USA.The Cougars and Knights are scheduled to meet at Spectrum Stadium in Orlando on Nov. 11, 2023, with the second game set for Aug. 31, 2024, at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo. The two schools have previously met twice in football. The Cougars defeated UCF 24-17 in Provo in 2011 and the Knights won the second game of the series 31-24 in overtime in Orlando in 2014.Since joining the FBS in 1996, UCF has won six conference championships and completed an undefeated season in 2017. The Knights have made 10 postseason bowl appearances, including winning two major bowls—the 2014 Fiesta Bowl and the 2018 Peach Bowl.BYU and Rice University will play a two-game series scheduled for Sept. 29, 2023 in Provo, with game two slated for Sept. 27, 2025 at historic Rice Stadium in Houston, home of Super Bowl VIII in 1974. The Cougars and the Owls have previously met twice in football as members of the 16-team Western Athletic Conference. BYU defeated Rice 49-0 in Provo in 1996 on its way to a 14-1 record and a No. 5 national ranking. The Owls won the next meeting 27-14 the following season at Rice Stadium to even the overall series 1-1.Rice began playing football in 1912 and have won eight conference titles. The Owls have made 12 bowl appearances, including the Sugar Bowl as well as a win at the Orange Bowl and three Cotton Bowls victories.Kickoff times and broadcast plans for the games will be announced at a later date. For more information on BYU football, visit Written by September 24, 2019 /Sports News – Local BYU announces football games with Central Florida and Rice Tags: BYU Cougars Football/Central Florida Knights/Rice Owls Robert Lovelllast_img read more

first_imgHunters has four new branches in Essex and Hertfordshire as Mullucks Wells, one of the region’s most well established agencies, with offices in Bishop’s Stortford, Epping, Great Dunmow and Saffron Walden joins the Hunters Group.They remain independently owned and continue to trade under the Mullucks Wells name, but will have a fresh new branding as ‘Mullucks, part of Hunters’. Directors, Richard Roberts, Jo Wilson, Daniel Galati and William Wells remain at the helm.Mullucks Wells launched in Bishop’s Stortford in 1991. Richard Roberts, Managing Director, said, “We’re delighted. Our experienced local teams and the excellent service they have become renowned for will be further strengthened by the benefits of a nationwide network offering.”Glynis Frew, Chief Executive of Hunters Property Plc, said, “Expansion within Essex and Hertfordshire is an important strategic move for us and we’re delighted to have franchise partners of this calibre on board.”Hertfordshire Mullucks Wells Hunters growth Hunters Essex April 9, 2019The NegotiatorWhat’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 Home » News » Agencies & People » Hunters grows in Essex and Hertfordshire previous nextAgencies & PeopleHunters grows in Essex and HertfordshireThe Negotiator9th April 20190348 Viewslast_img read more

first_img Training & Education Sailors of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike) participated in a community relations (COMREL) event at the Rhone American Cemetery (RAC) March 9.RAC was established Aug. 17, 1944 for American Soldiers who were killed during World War II. The French government granted free use of the land to the American government as a permanent burial ground without charge or taxation.While Sailors initially expected only to beautify the areas around the cemetery, the COMREL turned into a historical lesson of the fallen Americans who lay at rest.“It was an incredibly humbling experience,” said Chief Religious Program Specialist (SW/FMF/EXW/IDW) Shari M. Chisholm, leading chief petty officer for the Religious Ministries department. “We went to improve the condition of the cemetery but were also treated to a lovely tour of the cemetery and learned some history behind the brave patriots who died for our country.”Sailors viewed the cemetery grounds which consisted of 861 memorial tombstones, 294 names on the “Wall of the Missing,” a bronze relief map and a chapel. The map showed the military operations in the area and the advance up the Rhone River Valley.Bruce C. Malone Jr., superintendent of the cemetery, said that hosting Sailors on the cemetery grounds was especially meaningful for himself and his crew.“It’s an honor and a privilege for us to be able to share this heritage and history with these Sailors,” said Malone. “I hope this trip sparked an interest in [these Sailors] about this cemetery’s American history so that they will look further into it.”Malone said Americans often only remember the bodies that made it back home after World War II and forget about those left behind in Europe.In the chapel on the grounds is a floor-to-ceiling mosaic mural that recalls the eternal care of the Almighty. The mural, like much of the chapel interior, was designed by Austin Purves of Litchfield, Conn. It symbolizes French parents mourning the loss of American sons.During the event, Ike Sailors also learned about the American Battle Monuments Commission, the history of the operations in France and about who is buried in RAC.“You often read about this kind of stuff in history books,” said Machinist’s Mate 1st Class John Armendariz, maintenance leading petty officer of Supply department’s S-8 division. “But being here in person is a surreal experience. It was strange to be standing on the same grounds as where these brave men actually fought for my freedom.”[mappress]Naval Today Staff, March 12, 2013 Back to overview,Home naval-today USS Dwight D. Eisenhower Sailors Volunteer at Rhone American Cemetery USS Dwight D. Eisenhower Sailors Volunteer at Rhone American Cemetery Share this article View post tag: Navy View post tag: DRAGUIGNAN View post tag: France View post tag: Defense View post tag: Naval View post tag: Defence View post tag: News by topic March 12, 2013last_img read more

first_img USNS Spearhead Conducts Operational Experiments Back to overview,Home naval-today USNS Spearhead Conducts Operational Experiments Authorities View post tag: Naval Share this article View post tag: News by topic Members from U.S. 4th Fleet and Navy Warfare Development Command (NWDC) were onboard Joint High Speed Vessel USNS Spearhead (JHSV-1) from 5-12 June executing a multi-faceted experiment examining the JHSV’s ability to conduct alternate missions. View post tag: conductscenter_img View post tag: Experiments July 7, 2014 View post tag: Navy The main goal for the experimentation campaign, co-developed by the Navy’s Fleet Experimentation (FLEX) program with and in support of 4th Fleet, is to inform updates to the JHSV’s concept of operations (CONOPs). The campaign will continue throughout Spearhead’s maiden deployment. The FLEX program, managed by NWDC on behalf of U.S. Fleet Forces Command and U.S. Pacific Fleet, is about delivering tangible products to the warfighter, specifically by assisting the Navy in integrating new and versatile assets into the Fleet.“Experimentation initiatives that are linked to our operational mission are exactly how we want to continue to support greater DoD efforts,” said Rear Adm. George Ballance, commander, U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. 4th Fleet. “The SOUTHCOM theater is particularly conducive to innovation and experimentation, as initiatives can immediately be used in support of real-world operations. In these austere times of reduced resources and assets, we need to gain as much efficiencies as possible; experimentation is one way to achieve that. U.S. 4th Fleet is the Theater of Innovation.”The experiments conducted included the first launch and recovery of the BAT Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) off of a naval vessel, the initial launch of the PUMA UAS off of a JHSV in this theater, and the maiden launch and tether of the Aerostat off of a JHSV. These technology enablers would enhance JHSV’s ability to perform several additional missions, including Counter Illicit Trafficking.“We had a very successful experimentation period with NWDC,” said Capt. Sam Hancock, mission commander for Southern Partnership Station Joint High Speed Vessel 2014 (SPS-JHSV 14). “We now look forward to continuing the development of capabilities by employing these technologies from Spearhead.”All experiment objectives were met and NWDC is in the process of analyzing the data to complete a preliminary assessment.“We attribute this success to our strong partnership with 4th Fleet and the focused teamwork of the military detachment and civilian mariners while underway,” said Lt. Allison Withers, NWDC Experimentation lead afloat.4th Fleet and NWDC will return for a second experimentation phase in September.[mappress]Press Release, July 07, 2014; Image: Wikimedia View post tag: americas View post tag: USNS Spearheadlast_img read more

first_img These pilots will prove pivotal to our understanding of the situation and to inform any future accommodation provision. This will help improve the outcomes for ex-offenders across the country. When leaving custody, ex-offenders should all have a safe and suitable home to go to and there is work to be done to ensure this is the case. As well as ensuring people have somewhere to live, dedicated key worker support will help ex-offenders manage the practical challenges of finding a job and other issues that come with trying to reintegrate into society. Housing benefit top ups and rental deposits will ensure that accommodation will be provided from the day offenders leave prison, bolstered through wrap around support from key workers to address other needs which may normally cause the loss of a tenancy, such as attending appropriate probation and employment appointments.Heather Wheeler MP, Minister for Housing and Homelessness said: Once the trial has completed, it will be fully evaluated to assess the potential for the scheme to be rolled out more widely across England. We will also be working with the Welsh Government to deliver a similar accommodation solution.The Rough Sleeping Strategy was launched in August 2018 and sets out to halve rough sleeping on England’s streets by 2022 and end it altogether by 2027. It is backed by an additional £100 million and developed across government in conjunction with charities and experts.The strategy lays out a 3-pronged approach to tackling rough sleeping, including preventing rough sleeping by providing timely support, intervening to help people already on the streets get swift, targeted support and helping people recover, find a new home quickly and rebuild their lives. Leeds, Pentonville and Bristol prisons have been chosen to spearhead the £6 million pilot programme aimed at helping vulnerable ex-prisoners find and stay in stable accommodation.Research shows that those who are homeless or in temporary accommodation are significantly more likely to reoffend within a year than those with a stable place to live.The pilots are aimed specifically at prisoners serving short sentences who are at high risk of returning to prison. This represents the latest in a series of measures aimed at breaking the cycle of reoffending, from improving prisoners’ employment prospects to reinforcing family ties.The sites will pilot a new partnership approach between prisons, local authorities, probation staff, charities and others who will work together to provide the support prisoners need when they are released – such as signing up for benefits – but will primarily be focused on finding them suitable accommodation.The two-year programme forms part of the Government’s £100m Rough Sleeping Strategy announced over the summer.Justice Secretary David Gauke said: Every time we help an ex-prisoner into a new life – with a stable home, strong relationships and a regular job – we increase the chances of seeing fewer victims of crime in the future. These ground-breaking pilots will help prevent rough sleeping among vulnerable ex-offenders and support them as they start a new life after prison. Three prisons to pilot new scheme to support at-risk offenders Dedicated housing funding to provide stable accommodation for up to two years Support to help prisoners integrate into communities for the long-termlast_img read more

first_img Mala Hierba will run July 14 through August 10, with an opening night set for July 24. Liliana has a sparkle few can deny and no one can resist. The trophy wife of a border magnate living in Texas, she’s seemingly impeccable. But beneath that polished exterior lies a fierce determination to survive at any cost. When Liliana’s true desires break the surface, she’ll have to decide between the value of obligation versus the price of freedom. American Hero is a supersized dark comedy about life, liberty and the pursuit of sandwiches. The show will run May 13 through June 8, with an opening night set for May 22. At a toasted subs franchise in the local mall, three up and coming “sandwich artists”—a teenager, a single mom, and a downsized refugee from corporate banking—are perfecting the mustard to cheese ratio according to the company manual. But when their shot at the American dream is interrupted by a series of strange events, they become unlikely allies in a post-recession world. View Commentscenter_img Two new American plays are set to have their New York premieres as part of Second Stage Theatre’s twelfth annual Uptown Series this summer. First up will be Bess Wohl’s American Hero, directed by Leigh Silverman. This will be followed by Mala Hierba, penned by Tanya Saracho (HBO’s Looking and Girls) and directed by Jerry Ruiz. Both productions will be run at the McGinn/Cazale Theatre.last_img read more

first_img View Comments Oscar, Olivier and Golden Globe winner Sam Mendes will be honored at the Roundabout Theatre Company’s 2014 Spring Gala, In Here, Life Is Beautiful. The event, where Mendes will be presented with the Jason Robards Award for Excellence in Theatre, is set for March 10 at the Hammerstein Ballroom. Mendes’ association with Roundabout began by directing the Tony Award-winning Cabaret in 1998, and he is currently working on the Broadway revival starring Cumming and Michelle Williams. Mendes’ other multiple stage credits include Oliver!, Company, Gypsy and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. He has helmed films including American Beauty, Road to Perdition and Skyfall.center_img The evening will feature an all-star tribute to Mendes including performances by Ethan Hawke, Bernadette Peters, Marc Shaiman, Alan Cumming, Brian d’Arcy James and Aaron Krohn.  Appearances will also be made by Helen Mirren, Jeremy Irons, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Cynthia Nixon, Kathy Bates, Dylan Baker, Richard Easton and more.last_img read more

first_imgBy Megan ForgraveWorld Food Prize FoundationWashington, D.C. – The World Food Prize Foundation awarded its Borlaug Medallion to the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities today. The award was presented during a ceremony in Washington D.C. celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Morrill Land-grant Act of 1862. Written by Senator Justin Smith Morrill of Vermont and signed into law on July 2, 1862, by President Abraham Lincoln, the legislation provided grants of federal lands to the states for the establishment of public universities and agricultural education programs nationwide, and led to the democratization of higher education. “Land-grant institutions have played a critical role in inspiring multiple generations to attain the highest levels of education and scientific research; fostering the most prolific era of agricultural production ever recorded in human history; and providing a model for emulation around the world as we endeavor to eliminate the scourge of hunger from the face of the earth,” said Amb. Kenneth M. Quinn, president of the World Food Prize.Quinn presented the award to Scott Angle, chairman of the APLU Board on Agriculture Assembly and Dean of the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. The World Food Prize is the foremost international award recognizing the achievements of individuals who have advanced human development by improving the quality, quantity or availability of food in the world. The Borlaug Medallion honors those organizations and Heads of State who would not ordinarily be eligible for the World Food Prize, but who have made an especially noteworthy contribution to improving the world’s food supply and ensuring adequate nutrition. In the past it has only been presented to King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand; the Sasakawa Family and its Nippon Foundation of Japan; and Kofi Annan for his leadership of the United Nations.Quinn noted that Dr. Norman Borlaug – Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, founder of the World Food Prize, and known as the “Father of the Green Revolution” – was a graduate of a land-grant university.“APLU should be extremely proud of its stewardship of the universities across our country, and of the critical work and research that continues to occur at institutions across America,” Quinn said. “We continue to make great strides in science and agriculture, and we are committed to working with you to inspire future generations to take on the complex issues that we face around the globe.”The sesquicentennial celebration featured a keynote speech by Bill Gates; U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack also participated in dynamic panels about the future of education. There are currently 106 land-grant universities, including at least one in every state.Details about the World Food Prize Borlaug Medallion and a downloadable image of it are available online at read more

first_imgBy Dialogo August 27, 2009 Mexico City, 24 August (EFE).- A second-ranking leader of the La Familia Michoacana cartel, one of the most active and violent groups in Mexico, was captured by soldiers and law-enforcement agents in the western state of Colima, together with five of his bodyguards, the federal Attorney General’s Office (PGR) announced today. The detainee is Luis Ricardo Magaña Mendoza, alias “El 19 1/2,” considered “one of the principal leaders” of La Familia Michoacana, a direct subordinate of the gang’s top bosses, Jesús Méndez, “El Chango,” and Nazario Moreno, “El Chayo,” the PGR said in a joint statement with the National Defense Ministry. He is at the same level as Servando Gómez, “La Tuta,” the criminal who became famous some weeks ago when in a telephone call to a television news program in the state of Michoacán, in the western part of the country, he called on the government to come to an agreement, a proposal that was rejected by the authorities. “El 19 1/2” and his five bodyguards were captured yesterday, Sunday, in Manzanillo (Colima). Soldiers and federal agents also seized two plastic bags containing white powder, apparently cocaine, eighteen cellular telephones, and an unspecified amount of money in cash. According to the authorities, Magaña Mendoza was responsible for controlling the traffic in synthetic drugs (“crystal meth”) to the United States on behalf of La Familia Michoacana, as well as engaging in extortion, kidnapping, and the co-opting of municipal, state, and federal authorities in several municipalities in Michoacán. He was also La Familia’s local boss for the municipality of Zamora, Michoacán. La Familia’s operations are concentrated in Michoacán, Guerrero (in the south of the country), and Mexico State (in the center of the country). It is considered the principal cartel trafficking in synthetic drugs.last_img read more

first_img ShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr In one of her first public appearances since taking office February 18, Oregon Governor Kate Brown visited with advocates at Oregon Credit Union Day at the Capitol.“Congratulations,” said Governor Brown. “I understand we have 1.63 million members.”Credit union advocates are very familiar to Gov. Brown, who has served in state government roles since 1991. Prior to becoming Governor she served as Secretary of State, and as Majority Leader of the Oregon State Senate.When asked if she thought the state budget could be balanced without a tax increase, Governor Brown was quick to share her thoughts.“I think the short answer is no but I think they’re looking at some targeted price increases… We need additional resources for career and technical education,” she said, “so I think you may see some fee increases. I think you won’t see an entire overhaul of the Oregon tax system.” continue reading »last_img read more

first_img“I kind of flipped and started making hand sanitizer for the local community,” said LizAnn Mcewen. BINGHAMTON (WBNG) — When the coronavirus pandemic began, local vendor LizAnn Mcewen began to make sanitizer from her house. “In Waverly, we have an older folks home so that and the church I would donate as much as possible,” she explained. The owner of ‘Body Delights by LizAnn’ saw the need and wanted to make a difference, so she used ingredients in her house to make the product. Mcewen has been selling her product at the Broome County Farmer’s Market as well as donating it to people and places in need. center_img “When everything happened and everyone was buying up all the alcohol, there was nothing in the store, but I had a stock pile and I used it for the local community.” She has also kept the hand sanitizer off her website to be able to keep it in the community. Mcewen said it was a natural fit for her to be able to use her product to help the community she calls home.last_img read more

first_imgOlder and larger logistics centres in Brisbane’s competitive warehouse market are being forced to undergo extensive refurbishments in order to contend against competitively priced new builds in emerging areas.Colliers International’s director of industrial Anthony White says there is an increasing trend for institutional owners to invest heavily in refurbishing their existing portfolios in order to increase their properties’ market relevance.“These owners are looking to attract new tenants to their buildings following existing tenants vacating, sometimes after leases which are on a term of 20 years or more,” White says.Read the full story on Commercial NewsMore from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home3 hours agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor9 hours agolast_img read more

first_imgInformation about investments’ impact on society and the environment should be included in UK pension dashboards, a government-commissioned impact investing group has said.The Implementation Taskforce for social impact investing said the government could encourage engagement with their retirement savings – one of the intentions behind the dashboard – by telling consumers about aspects of their investments “to which they can easily relate and about which they care”.The suggestion was made by the body charged with following up on recommendations for “growing a culture of social impact investing” in the UK. These were made by an independent advisory group set up by the UK government in December 2016. Elizabeth Corley, former CEO of Allianz Global Investors, chaired the advisory group and was also asked to lead the “implementation taskforce”.In its response to the government’s consultation on the pension dashboards – which aim to collate individuals’ pension data in one place – the taskforce said there was a growing body of evidence showing that savers cared about the impact their money had on society and the environment. “We… think that communicating the real life relevance of people’s investments and their impact on society and the environment is a key way to encourage savers to engage with their savings and therefore should in time be included in the pensions dashboard,” it said. Elizabeth Corley, head of the UK’s social impact investing Implementation Taskforce“Once the technology has bedded in and the pensions and investment industry has had time to gather and feed in the appropriate data… steps should be taken to communicate impact to savers.”According to a recent report, most corporates do not provide information that allows investors to understand their impacts on society and the environment.Separately, academics and investors involved in another project, the Cambridge Impact Framework, have said that the data to properly assess the social and environmental impact of investment funds is missing. Using limited existing data, they developed a framework to help the investment industry assess funds against outcomes linked to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.Supporters of the impact investing implementation taskforce include NEST Corporation, the government-initiated auto-enrolment provider, and the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association.last_img read more

first_img Share Share Tweet LocalNews UWP members walk out of Parliament by: – October 25, 2011 288 Views   no discussionscenter_img Sharing is caring! Share Hon Ronald Green and Ezekiel Bazil walking out of ParliamentThe Opposition United Workers Party led by their leader Mr Ronald Green has walked out of Parliament minutes after Mr Daniel Lugay was sworn in as senator when the Second Session of the Eighth Parliament commenced at the House of Assembly this morning.The members namely; Hector John, Ronald Green, Edison James, Norris Prevost, Ezekiel Bazil, Ronald Isidore and Daniel Lugay walked out of Parliament claiming that they will continue to do so until the government heeds their call for electoral reform.The United Workers Party has been boycotting Parliament since the 2009 general elections as they claim it was fraudulent and illegal. They also filed several election petitions challenging the elections but have since withdrawn most of them. In their petitions the UWP alleges the DLP’s win of 18 out of 21 constituencies was accomplished by bribery and unfairness.Those constituencies were the St Joseph constituency involving UWP’s John Abraham and DLP’s Kelver Darroux; the Roseau South seat involving UWP’s Bobby Frederick and DLP’s Ambrose George; the Salybia constituency involving UWP’s Claudius Sanford and DLP’s Ashton Graneau. The seat of Parliamentary Representative of the Vieille Case constituency Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit was also challenged by UWP’s Maynard Joseph and as well as the seat of the UWP’s leader Ronald Green challenging DLP’s Petter St. Jean. Three of the petitions were struck off while the latter two were maintained. Hon. Hector John in conversation with Senator Ronald Isidore outside the Parliament building on Tuesday.However High Court Judge Gertel Thom ruled that a trial should be held to determine whether Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit and Education Minister Petter Saint Jean possessed dual citizenship on Nomination Day of the last general election in 2009 and therefore were not duly elected.Court was adjourned sine die, meaning without a date on October 3rd, 2011 after both sides presented their arguments and witnesses to the Court however Justice Thom reserved her judgment and promised that her decision would be rendered before 31st December, 2011.Most members of the party refused to comment to reporters after they walked out of Parliament claiming that they would discuss their concerns at a press conference on Wednesday.Newly sworn in senator Daniel Lugay explained an incident in which his brother who had resided out of Dominica for several years was bribed to vote for the Dominica Labour Party.“Here it is that I shared in the Parliament that my brother in 2009 came in to vote illegally. He called me ahead of the elections and he said to me “Danny I want to come down to campaign for you” so I told him on a matter of principle; you have been out of Dominica for more than ten years living in the states on a matter of principle, “Peter no, I would really like your help” as a matter of fact he introduced me to politics, he was a member of the Young Freedom Movement”.Senator Daniel Lugay speaking to reporters outside of Parliament“On the day of elections I saw him in Dominica, I said “Peter what are you doing in Dominica?” He said, “Boy”, I asked “how did you vote?” he said almost drunk, “Boy I vote my conscience.” Flown into Dominica a veteran politician; Julius Timothy, why does Julius Timothy need to bring in people he going up against a rookie and I meet other people in Antigua who came in. So I am saying that Peter came in illegally and vote, my very own brother. On Saturday I spoke with him he almost cried he told me his wife gave him so much pressure, when he called his best friend to explain to him what he had done to his brother, his best friend told him he would have invited him home and he would poison him. I would never do that to my brother; I made up with my brother, I ate with him on Saturday.”Mr Lugay alleges that the entire 2009 election was fraudulent and that they will continue to protest until the issue of electoral reform is addressed.“What I am saying is that the whole election was fraudulent; there was no doubt that I would have had a better chance, I lost by 117 votes because of that illegal act of bribery and bringing in voters. I suffered tremendously there were folks I met in Antigua who gave me their names I have them in my wallet at home who came in to vote by the Labour Party. We’re saying until we can get this issue sorted out of electoral reform our protest will continue,” he said.He concluded that the protests will take various forms as the leadership decides.Meantime President of the United Workers Party Mr Edison James informed reporters of a press conference at the party office on Wednesday at which time he promised to “give you all the information you want, you will be able to ask us any question you want”.Dominica Vibes Newslast_img read more

first_imgOldenburg, In. — Oldenburg Academy of the Immaculate Conception is pleased to announce a leadership challenge gift totaling $750,000 to its Build. Inspire. Lead Campaign from the John A. Hillenbrand and William and Martha Hillenbrand Foundations.  Gus Hillenbrand, President of the Foundations states: “The John A. Hillenbrand and William and Martha Hillenbrand Foundations are privileged to contribute to the outstanding educational and moral principles that Oldenburg Academy has furthered throughout the years.”OA’s vision for this campaign is to continue to advance its mission of offering the highest quality, comprehensive, college preparatory Catholic co-education they have provided for over 165 years.   Details of the capital projects will be announced in the new year.In recognition of this generous gift, OA President Diane Laake responds: “This is a gift that honors the past, acknowledges our present and believes in our future.  We are so grateful to these Foundations for their confidence in and support of this great school.”This is the second leadership gift OA has received for their campaign.  The Sisters of St. Francis – Oldenburg affirmed their support of the Academy by formally deeding the Academic Building and Auditorium to OA.  “This gift secures our future and enables us to advance our strategic plans” states President Laake.last_img read more

first_imgRelatedPosts Pirlo not out to copy anyone after Juventus’ comfortable opening win EPL: Foxes attack Burnley Aguero could be out of action until November, Guardiola says Man City vs. Leicester City Venue: Etihad Stadium Kick off: 6:30PMManchester City welcome high-flying Leicester City to the Etihad Stadium this evening in a match which pits third against second in the Premier League table. The champions trail their visitors by four points after 17 games of the season, while both teams will be looking to take the opportunity to close the gap on runaway leaders Liverpool. While this fixture always looked like a tasty way to head into Christmas for both sides, at the start of the season few would have expected it to have the significance it does now. Man City know that even a victory would not be enough to leapfrog Leicester in the table, and that victory is by no means guaranteed considering how impressive Brendan Rodgers’s side have been. The Foxes have won more games, lost half as many and conceded eight fewer goals than Saturday’s hosts so far this season, while they also boast the division’s best goal difference ahead of even Liverpool. Pep Guardiola’s side will still go into the match as favourites, particularly having steadied the ship with three successive wins since their derby defeat to Manchester United, but there are plenty of warning signs for the champions. Perhaps the main one is that their four defeats this season have all come against teams who punished them with pace on the counter-attack, something Leicester and Premier League top-scorer Jamie Vardy are perfectly equipped to do too. Even League One outfit Oxford United caused them problems in the quarter-finals of the EFL Cup on Wednesday night, registering more shots on target than Man City and ending up on the end of a 3-1 defeat which flattered the holders. City’s reward for that victory is a Manchester derby semi-final, giving them an opportunity to avenge the 2-1 defeat to their local rivals in what was their last home game. A final against Leicester could be on the cards, but first Man City must overcome the Foxes in the league if they are to avoid back-to-back top-flight home defeats for the first time since February 2016 and claim successive league wins for the first time since the start of November. Last weekend’s Kevin De Bruyne-inspired win over Arsenal provided Man City with their only clean sheet in their last 12 outings across all competitions, but they have not kept one in front of their own fans since October while Leicester have scored in each of their last 15 games. Guardiola’s side have already dropped as many points as they did throughout the whole of last season and know that they cannot afford any more slip-ups if they retain hope of catching Liverpool in the title race, making Saturday’s showdown a must-win contest for them. Man City’s first task is catching Leicester, of course, but for both teams this match represents a rare opportunity to close the gap on Liverpool with Jurgen Klopp’s side currently away at the Club World Cup. A win for Leicester would reduce their deficit back down to seven points and also set them up perfectly for their huge Boxing Day clash with the league leaders, who are becoming increasingly affected by injury problems through their busy December schedule. It could be that the Foxes are only four points adrift by the time they play their final match of the year against West Ham United next weekend, then, although to do so would mean back-to-back wins over last season’s top two in a Christmas double-header which is just about as hard as they could wish for. Regardless of what does happen in those two games, 2019 has been a great year for Leicester, who at this stage last season sat 12th with 22 points and 21 goals under the unpopular Claude Puel. Fast-forward a year and the Foxes are 10 places, 17 points and 19 goals better off while playing the type of football the fans were desperate to see, leading to Rodgers already signing a new long-term contract with the club. Indeed, Rodgers has been so impressive that he has been linked with the Man City post should Guardiola leave at the end of the season, and a victory at the Etihad – where the hosts have already lost twice this season – would do his chances of landing that job no harm at all. Leicester have every reason to be confident of picking up the victory too, having won a club-record eight league games in a row prior to last weekend’s disappointing draw at home to Norwich City. Progress in the EFL Cup on Wednesday night got them back to winning ways, albeit via a penalty shootout after letting a two-goal lead slip against Everton, meaning that they have now won 16 of their last 19 games across all competitions. Leicester’s away winning streak remains intact too, now six in a row across all competitions, although their only two league defeats this season have come on the road at Manchester United and Liverpool. Even so, the Foxes have picked up as many away points this season as Man City have at home, so the visitors will be confident of more than holding their own on Saturday. Man City possible XI: Ederson, Walker, Otamendi, Fernandinho, Mendy, De Bruyne, Rodri, D Silva, Bernardo, Jesus, Sterling. Leicester possible XI: Schmeichel, Pereira, Soyuncu, Evans, Chilwell, Perez, Tielemans, Ndidi, Maddison, Barnes, Vardy.Tags: Brendan RodgersLeicester CityManchester CityPep Guardiolalast_img read more

first_imgManchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has refused to rule out a move for Steven Gerrard if the former England captain fails to agree new terms with Liverpool. Gerrard’s existing contract with the Reds ends in June but Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers remains confident the 34-year-old will stay on at Anfield beyond the end of the current season. City have already demonstrated their willingness to put their trust in veteran players this season with the short-term loan signing of another former England midfielder, 36-year-old Frank Lampard, and Blues boss Pellegrini believes Gerrard still has plenty to offer in the years ahead. Pellegrini told several national newspapers: “I don’t ever rate players on their age. It depends on the money they cost and the number of years they have (on their contract). “But, like Frank Lampard, Steven Gerrard is a top player and he can continue at a high level for a couple more years.” Rodgers was asked about Gerrard’s future following the 1-0 defeat at Newcastle on Saturday. He said: ‘It’s quite straightforward. I had a meeting with Steven’s representative explaining the situation. I very much want him to be a part of what we are doing here. ”He’s been a brilliant captain for me. I relayed that to the ownership. I’m sure he will go away with that and hopefully his representative will organise a deal. “Steven is very much part of what I’m doing here. He’s a unique player, a unique talent.” Gerrard made his senior debut for Liverpool in November 1998 having first been spotted by the club as a nine-year-old playing for local side Whiston Juniors. center_img Press Associationlast_img read more

first_imgWORLD heavyweight champion Tyson Fury could lose his licence after he revealed he was taking cocaine.The British fighter, 28, who claimed he had retired on Monday before retracting the comment three hours later, has also said he is suffering from depression.British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC) general secretary Robert Smith said cocaine use is “against the law”.The governing body, which meets on October 12, stripped Ricky Hatton of his licence after drug use allegations.The British boxer lost his licence in 2010 and the former two-weight world champion has reportedly texted Fury asking him “to give me a ring” if he needs me.The BBBofC meeting has not been called exclusively for Fury’s case, but Smith said the body “can’t ignore the law of the land”, adding: “It’s drug use and we will deal with it accordingly.”BBC Sport has contacted the WBO and WBA – the two organisations with which Fury holds heavyweight titles – but is yet to receive a response.The WBO and WBA are not governing bodies and can strip Fury of the title, declare the titles vacant, or he can vacate them.Smith said: “We deal with the licence, so in theory, if we were to suspend him they would have no choice but to strip him because he can’t defend them, can he?“You can’t just take a man’s licence away, without taking the proper procedures, if we decide that’s the right thing to do.”Fury – undefeated in 25 professional fights – has not fought since November 2015 when he inflicted a first defeat on Wladimir Klitschko in more than 11 years, winning the WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO belts.He was stripped of the IBF strap within two weeks as he could not face mandatory challenger Vyacheslav Glazkov and a rematch with Klitschko has twice been postponed.The Manchester-born fighter also faces a UK Anti-Doping hearing in November after traces of a banned substance were allegedly found in a urine sample in June.On Monday, Fury tweeted: “I’m the greatest, and I’m also retired”. But three hours later posted: “I’m here to stay”. (BBC Sport)last_img read more

first_imgCOLUMBUS, Ohio ? That was the ending they were hoping forlast time.A year after having its conference championship hopes dashedon the very same court, the Wisconsin basketball team stayed atop the Big Tenrace with a 58-53 win over Ohio State at the Value City Arena Sunday.“That was a great win for us,” guard JasonBohannon said. “Ohio State played pretty good today. ? For us to come inhere and get a victory was pretty good.”Bohannon led all scorers with 16 points and MichaelFlowers added 14 as the Badgers (23-4, 13-2 Big Ten) overcame 12 first-halfturnovers to hand the Buckeyes (17-10, 8-6) their second consecutive loss.Marcus Landry narrowly missed his second double-double ofthe season with a 10 point, nine rebound effort for 10th-ranked UW.Wisconsin took what had been a back-and-forth defensivestruggle between UW’s man-to-man and OSU’s 3-2 zone and created some separationfor itself midway through the second half.Trailing by two after Jon Diebler made his only 3-pointerof the game, the Badgers used their balanced offense to go on a 9-0 run thatsaw no UW player contributing more than one field goal.The spurt was started by Flowers, who leaped high atmidcourt to intercept a pass from Ohio State’s Jamar Butler and then went infor a layup that eventually fell in after nearly coming to rest on the back ofthe rim.“I have never looked up and seen a guy that size thathigh up in the air. ? What a great read,” Wisconsin head coach Bo Ryansaid. “And that was a big play.”The next UW possession, Flowers found Bohannon open forone of the guard’s four 3-pointers. After Brian Butch made a mid-range jumperoff an assist from Tim Jarmusz, Landry finished off the run with two freethrows with 5:08 to play.As it turned out, the Badgers would need just about everyone of those points, as their next points came on Landry’s breakaway dunk toput the game away with 11 seconds left.The Buckeyes picked up the pressure defensively, bringingback the full-court trap used in the first half and swarming around the ball totry to create turnovers. While the Badgers were able to deal with the zone,limiting their turnovers to just three in the second half, at times theystruggled to get off a good shot.“They even got more aggressive those last fiveminutes,” Landry said. “They picked up their defense even more. ? Youhave to make the right decision at the right time or else something bad mighthappen or you might not get the shot you want.”But just as Wisconsin struggled to score at the end of thegame, so too did Ohio State. After drawing to within three points with 3:18 togo on two Butler free throws, the Buckeyes couldn’t score the rest of the way.Included in that drought were two missed layups that forward Brian Butch wasable to alter.“I was just trying to be strong more than anything,and be big,” Butch said. “I’m 6?-11?, and just try and get the ball.?“The first one on (OSU forward Matt) Terwilliger Ijust got a good block on and got the rebound. Then (Evan) Turner tried takingit in and got a little piece of it. I didn’t try to jump and block that one;usually that’s when you get a foul called.”In total, Ohio State missed its last five shots and wasnot able to come completely back.“I think we won the first war, and then towards themiddle to the end of the second half they were up seven and I think that’swhere we could never recover from,” Terwilliger said.After trailing by as many as seven early on, Wisconsin wastied with Ohio State 32-32 at the end of a sloppy opening half. Wisconsinturned the ball over 12 times in the first 20 minutes of play, nearly matchingits season average for a complete game. The Buckeyes were also careless withthe ball, losing possession 10 times.The Buckeyes at times extended their 3-2 zone to afull-court trapping zone to bother the Badgers, and it got to two of UW’s morereliable ball handlers. Michael Flowers and Joe Krabbenhoft each contributedthree turnovers to the total.Wisconsintook the upper hand early thanks to an 8-2 run to open the game. But Ohio Statestormed back, eliminating the deficit with a 15-4 run to take a seven-pointlead ? its largest of the game ? with just under eight minutes left at 19-12.last_img read more

first_img Published on October 24, 2017 at 2:49 pm Contact Billy: [email protected] | @Wheyen3 Syracuse (11-5, 2-4 Atlantic Coast) fell to No. 12 in the National Field Hockey Coaches Association rankings, sliding down for the second straight week after a loss on Sunday. It’s the first time all season SU is not in the Top 10.Two weeks ago, the Orange had risen to No. 7 after upsetting then-No. 2 Duke. But, last week SU checked in at No. 10 and now No. 12. The drop comes after a loss to unranked Penn, 3-2, on the road last weekend. It was the first game Syracuse had allowed three goals in regulation all season. SU was without one of its All-American backs, Lies Lagerweij, in Sunday’s loss. She missed the game due to injury.All seven ACC teams are ranked in the top 13 this week, with five above Syracuse: No. 2 Duke, No. 4 Virginia, No. 6 North Carolina, No. 9 Louisville and No. 11 Boston College. No. 13 Wake Forest is the lowest ranked ACC team, one place below SU.Connecticut retains the top spot in the poll this week as it remains the only undefeated team in Division I at 15-0. The Huskies play two games this weekend to wrap up the regular season and attempt to stay perfect.Syracuse plays its final regular season contest on Saturday at noon against No. 24 Pacific (8-7, 4-2 America East), which just jumped back into the poll. The Orange defeated the Tigers, 3-0, in Stockton, California on Aug. 27.AdvertisementThis is placeholder text Comments Facebook Twitter Google+last_img read more

first_imgCritical Force, the Finnish studio behind mobile esports game Critical Ops, has announced the game has reached a sizable milestone: one million daily players.Critical Ops has been downloaded over 34 million times by mobile users now, and has an active, engaging social presence – spanning over half a million followers across several platforms. YouTube creators have, impressively, uploaded over half a million videos focusing on the mobile game.The official Discord server for Critical Ops is fairly sizable too, it currently maintains a membership of over 54,000. Discussing the success of the game, CEO of Critical Force Veli-Pekka Piirainen said the following: “Year 2017 was phenomenal for us in many ways. Our game became one of the de facto standard mobile eSports games and our staff more than quadrupled last year. We’re very much looking forward to 2018 and we have many great milestones ahead of us such as the official release of Critical Ops.”In 2016, Critical Force received a $4.5 million (£3,235,185) investment from Korean game publisher conglomerate NHN Entertainment. The company was also named the best Finnish game developer in the same year.Esports Insider: This milestone is undeniably a big statement for both mobile gaming and mobile esports in general, especially considering its niche mobile FPS genre. We look forward to seeing what other numbers Critical Ops can reach in the future!last_img read more

first_imgUsain Bolt reclaimed his world title in the 100 meters.The Jamaican posted a time of 9.77 seconds at the world championships in Moscow on Sunday two years after he was disqualified for a false start in the 2011 final in South Korea.With rain falling in the Russian capital, Bolt comfortably beat American Justin Gatlin and Jamaica’s Nesta Carter.Bolt now owns six gold medals at the world championships to go along with his six golds at the Olympics.last_img

first_img“Our expectations are to win our group,” said Bennett.The format of the 16-team tournament is four pools of four teams. Only the teams that finish first in their pool get to move on to the medal round.“It is a very difficult tournament because you can’t have any missteps along the way. Ultimately, you can’t lose a game,” said Bennett.Bennett said the girls have had a good season, but with the loss of Naomi Perkins they have struggled to score goals.“It is a different team this year,” added Bennett. “But we are a very good team and definitely would be considered a contender going into this competition.LVR opens the tournament against a tough St. Michael’s University School on Thursday morning at 8 a.m. St Mikes has won the bronze medal the past two championships and beat Nelson in Victoria earlier this year.St Mikes scored on a penalty with only minutes remaining to break a scoreless draw.LVR plays Vanderhoof at 2 p.m. and then takes on DW Poppy, who won the Fraser Valley championship, at 10 a.m. on Friday morning. The remaining two games will be decided by the results of the first three games.“We are really hoping people will get out and support the girls,” said Bennett. “The girls are very excited about playing on their home turf and in front of their home fans.” LV Rogers senior girls’ soccer team is going to have a very busy week.Not only are the girls getting ready to defend their BC AA provincial championship, but they are going to be doing it on home turf.This week, LV Rogers is hosting the BC High School AA Girls Soccer Provincial Championships at the Lakeside fields. There will be 16 teams and close to 300 players participating in the annual tournament. Teams are from all over the province.“There will be some of the top female soccer teams in the province in Nelson this week,” said head coach and tournament chair Chuck Bennett. “There will be some great games and some great soccer played.”Action starts on Thursday morning at 8 a.m. at Lakeside pitch. Each team plays two games Thursday and two games Friday and then one playoff game on Saturday. The championship final is at 2 p.m. at Lakeside field on the Saturday. The competition opens with a banquet at the Prestige Hotel on the Wednesday night. LVR went undefeated last year, including a dramatic shoot-out win in the final, to bring home the championship, and Bennett is expecting this year’s team to be in thick of the competition again.last_img read more

first_imgThe Olympic Council of Asia, which governs the games, reportedly balked at including bridge, which in the eyes of some is linked with card games such as poker, black jack — and hence, gambling.To be fair, bridge would be as out of place in a casino as bullfighting in Bhutan.The auditoriums set up for bridge are hushed, dotted with dozens of card tables with four players at each. At one session, curious photographers were given access for just five minutes, and then ushered away. Fans can watch the hands that are dealt — and how they are played — on large television screens filled with the red and black symbols for spades, hearts, diamonds and clubs.“The photographers really wouldn’t matter because the top players zone out these distractions,” Aaida Abu-Jaber, a player from Jordan told The Associated Press. “They are in their zone and focused and they don’t know what’s happening around them. They are just looking at their cards and thinking.”Abu-Jaber called it “athletics of the mind, rather than the body.”ADVERTISEMENT Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next In this Aug. 21, 2018, photo, spectators watch bridge match on a screen at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia. The card game of bridge is being included for the first time in the Asian Games. At least two players are over 80. The main promoter of the sport at the games is 78-year-old Indonesian billionaire Michael Bambang Hartono. He is also playing. One player likened bridge to being the “athletics of the mind.” (AP Photo/Firdia Lisnawati)JAKARTA, Indonesia — What’s left of Finton Lewis’ thinning hair is spiked and dyed an orange-red color.The 64-year-old Lewis says the haircut keeps him feeling younger on the outside, and playing the card game of bridge keeps his brain nimble on the inside.ADVERTISEMENT LATEST STORIES There’s no age limit, and no language barrier. Abu-Jaber said she’s played against dozens of nationalities — on-line and in-person. The game has a universal language everyone understands, driven by English-rooted words like “no trump, slam, pass”and so forth.“You can play with anybody, even if you can’t understand their language and they can’t understand yours,” she said.Though age is no problem, attracting a younger generation is.Asadullah Khan, who is playing for Pakistan, joked that many of the players have “no hair and protruding bellies. Most of us are smokers and losing our cognitive skills.”For the record, 54-year-old Khan has all his hair — gray hair and a gray mustache.“It’s going to be an extinct game if the younger generation doesn’t take it up,” he said. “The younger people are not enthusiastic about bridge, not excited about it unless it runs in the family.”Khan said attracting younger players might be easy since bridge offers sedentary thrills, perhaps like computer games.He argued that “defending a (card) hand well or making a special play” was just as exciting as serving an ace in tennis.He even pushed for inclusion in the Olympics, which seems unlikely.“It surely should be in the Olympics,” Khan said. “Getting exposure like this helps.” MOST READ Gov’t in no rush to rescue animals in Taal “I know I’m not as physically fit as most sports people are,” said Lewis, who is playing for India in the bridge competition at the Asian Games.Being fit doesn’t matter much in bridge, which is being included for the first time in the Asian Games. Fans like to talk it up as a “mind game” in the same realm as chess.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSTim Cone still willing to coach Gilas but admits decision won’t be ‘simple yes or no’Yang Kong Te of the Philippines is playing in the Asian Games at 85. Lee Hung Fong of Malaysia is 81. Indonesian billionaire Michael Bambang Hartono is a mere 78, and the big reason why bridge is on the schedule. His reported net worth in about $17 billion, a fortune made in tobacco, banking, and communications.To be fair, the median age of the field is about 50, which is still generations away from 9-year-old Indonesian skateboarder Aliqqa Novvery — the youngest of the more than 11,000 competitors in the Asian Games. 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first_imgThe Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) is calling on President David Granger to issue an election proclamation in keeping with the Constitution of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana.“We call on the President to proclaim a date, not later than the earliest date suggested by the GECOM Chair, for the General Elections in accordance with his powers stipulated in Article 61 of the Constitution of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana,” the GCCI said in a statement. The statement came after Guyana Elections Commission Chairperson, Retired Justice Claudette Singh informed the President that the Commission would be ready to execute elections by the end of February 2020.The GCCI re-emphasised its call for the preservation of democracy and constitutional compliance through the holding of free and fair elections following the passage of the No-Confidence Motion of December 21, 2018. The Private Sector body said that the glaring absence of a date for elections has placed Guyana’s democratic system in jeopardy, noting that the Guyanese people deserve transparency and accountability from institutions at all levels of government.The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), GCCI said, in its June 2019 consequential orders, had stipulated that elections be held within a three-month timeline, which after factoring the delays owing to legal challenges would have placed the deadline at yesterday, September 18, 2019.“Given the GECOM Chair’s recent announcement that elections could be held as early as February 2020, more than one year and two months after the No-Confidence Motion; the GCCI notes, with utmost concern that the country cannot continue to function without a Cabinet and Parliament. Business cannot continue as usual under a caretaker Government with limited legal authority,” the statement noted.The body reminded that a No-Confidence Motion is an important tool used in a representative democracy which serves the purpose of ensuring that Members of Parliament are accountable to the electorate. It also noted that while the Government has accepted its caretaker status, its continuance in office beyond the September 18 date signifies a departure from democratic accountability and political order.last_img read more

first_imgArroyo Valley face St. Bernard on Tuesday with a coin flip to determine the location. The Hawks called a timeout where they designed a play to Weathersby where he was fouled and ended up sinking his shots for the victory. Weathersby was the Hawks’ leading scorer with 19, followed by James Sanders with 15. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!center_img Senior Daryl Weathersby swished the game-winning free throws with 4.6 seconds left as Arroyo Valley defeated second-seeded Bishop Montgomery 63-62 in the CIF-Southern Section Division II-AA playoffs Friday to advance to the semifinals for the first time. The Hawks (23-6) were trailing by six with 2:30 left as Weathersby and James Sanders mounted two key steals to eventually climb to within one with 8.5 seconds left. last_img read more

first_imgCALGARY, A.B. – The Petroleum Services Association of Canada is still waging its funding fight with Ottawa and the governments of the petroleum producing provinces.President and CEO Mark Salkeld confirmed earlier this year PSAC is seeking $500 million in federal infrastructure funding hoping to put laid off employees of oil and gas service companies back to work, while benefitting the environment.The money would be used to assist with well decommissioning operations and Mr. Salkeld says slowly but surely the initiative appears to gaining wider public support, even among some traditional oil and gas industry critics.- Advertisement -However, he also concedes the biggest challenge still appears to be finding a way for Alberta’s NDP government to shake free, from the perception held by many in its political base, that the proposal represents a major oil company bailout.Earlier this month, the BC government released a new report on the Crown Contaminated Sites Program claiming it has investigated a total of 84 sites, including 18 where remediation is complete.However, it’s important to note, this program established in 2003 is focused on contaminated sites on crown land, including mines, which are believed to present risks to human health and the environment, and where a responsible party no longer exists.Advertisementlast_img read more

first_imgThe Millennium Forum and sponsors Campsie Karting have teamed up to create a new project called ‘Go Art Go Kart’ which will see local artist, Sean O Donnell work with young people from the local community and the Flame Drop-in Centre in Eglinton to produce one of Ireland’s largest hand painted murals.The mural, located in Campsie Karting (Unit 12 Mc Lean Road Campsie Industrial Estate), is the result of a collaborative community project made possible by Arts and Business N.I and the support of Campsie Karting’s sponsorship with the Millennium Forum Theatre. Ten young artists aged 12 – 18 years have worked tirelessly to give a much needed artistic boost to the race track of Campsie Karting.  On over 45 meters of wall they have replicated images of the infamous racetrack in Monte Carlo. The artwork will be unveiled week beginning the 13th of April.To compliment this project, young people will also custom paint a Go Kart which will be put on display in the Millennium Forum Piazza from 13th April to 13th May 2015.This Go Kart will be placed on a floor of 3d art and will be accompanied by digital footage of the overall project.  Millennium Forum audiences will be invited to sit in the Go Kart, take ‘selfies’ have fun and upload them to the Millennium Forum Facebook/ Twitter using #goartgokart  for their chance to win track tickets and tickets to the Millennium Forum shows.Sponsorship and Development Officer at the Millennium Forum, Cara Mc Cartney commented, “This is another excellent example of how business and the arts can work together on a creative sponsorship. “Campsie Karting are raising their brand awareness through a successful sponsorship with the Millennium Forum whilst at the same time reaching out to their local community; this innovative project gives opportunities for young people of all nationalities to avail of complimentary art classes under the professional facilitation of Sean O Donnell on an arts project that will that will leave a legacy in their community for years to come.”She added, “Go Art Go Kart has been a three-month labour of love and gives a much-needed artistic boost to the race track décor at Campsie Karting, but more importantly, a great sense of pride to all the individuals involved.“The Millennium Forum is very grateful to Arts and Business N.I for their continued support with its creative partnerships such as with Campsie Karting.”Brona Whittaker, Arts Manager at Arts & Business NI also commented, “The ’Go Art Go Kart’ project between Millennium Forum and their sponsors Campsie Karting is a fantastic new project which has included young artists between the ages of 12-18 years in a creative and participative way.“The project will have a positive impact on both the business and the arts partners and all of the young people involved.“The partnership is a great example of how the worlds of arts and business can work together in creating new and innovative concepts which deliver on the objectives for all involved. “A&B NI is delighted to be involved with the project through the Investment Programme.”NORTH-WEST KARTING CENTRE LAUNCH ‘GO ART GO KART’ COMMUNITY PROJECT was last modified: May 19th, 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:BusinessFeaturesnewslast_img read more

first_imgNetflix is planning an eight-part documentary series based on the disappearance of Madeline Mc Cann.3-year-old Madeline McCann went missing in Portugal in May 2007, when she disappeared from her bed whilst parents Kate and Gerry McCann dined in a nearby restaurant.Although there have been several leads, the whereabouts of Madeline remains a mystery ten years on. In 2011 Scotland Yard launched Operation Grange in an attempt to find her. This was scaled back in 2015, but detectives pursued a number of inquiries in April of this year.The Independent report that the series will feature key figures and investigators involved in the search.The release date of the series has been kept under wraps by Netflix.Netflix announce crime series based on Madeline McCann was last modified: September 8th, 2017 by Elaine McCalligShare 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:madeline mc cannNetflixportugallast_img read more

first_imgCD AndersonSouth Africans like living life in the fast lane, and the country boasts a long tradition of professional motor racing, on both two and four wheels, from track and production car racing to rally and Formula One. Along the way, South Africa has created its fair amount of racing champions, trailblazers and superstars. We look at five of South Africa’s greatest motorsport legends.Gugu Zulu‘the fastest brother in Africa’, pioneering South African racing driver Gugu Zulu, who died in July 2016 (Photo: Volkswagen)— CD Anderson (@bizarrojerri) October 11, 2016Gugu Zulu, who died in July this year while climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, was one of South Africa’s best loved sport stars. He broke barriers in becoming South Africa’s first black professional racing driver, affectionately known to the racing world as “the fastest brother in Africa”.Born in Soweto in 1978, Zulu started racing at the age of 20, under the tutelage of South African rally legend Sarel van der Merwe. He earned the second seat next to Van der Merwe in his Sasol Steam production car team in 2001. After winning both the Wesbank Driver of the Year and Goodyear Star of Tomorrow motor racing awards, Zulu drove in both rally and track racing, predominately for Volkswagen.Together with driver/navigator Carl Perkins, Zulu won the SA National Rally Championships in 2007, 2009 and 2010, eventually graduating to rally’s top division in 2014.He became the first South African to be invited to race in the Skip Barber Dodge Racing Series in the US, and was also a member of the South African A1 GP team.Jody ScheckterAs one of 17 South African Formula One drivers, Jody Scheckter was the country’s most successful driver in the sport. He rose to international prominence in the 1970s, winning his first F1 race in 1972. Scheckter went on to win 10 races (including a home win at Kyalami in 1975), a Championship in 1979 and over 30 podium finishes. He drove for McLaren, Tyrell and Ferrari.One of his more memorable, though tragic, racing moments was in the 1973 US Grand Prix, when Scheckter attempted to rescue fellow driver Frenchman François Cevert, who crashed in front of him during qualifying laps. Cevert died and the event had a profound effect on Scheckter, who became a more mature and less reckless driver during the latter part of his career.SA F1 driver Jody Scheckter attempted to save driver François Cevert during a fatal crash at 1973 US Grand Prix (Photo: Sports Car Digest)— CD Anderson (@bizarrojerri) October 11, 2016After retiring in 1981, Scheckter worked as a race commentator and driving team owner. He is currently an organic farmer in the UK. His two sons, Toby and Tomas, also become racing drivers in Formula Three and Indy Car Championship. Scheckter placed 90th on the list of Great South Africans in 2004.Sarel van der MerweSarel van der Merwe, South African rally & racing legend, won 11 SA Rally Championships between 1975-1988. (Photo:— CD Anderson (@bizarrojerri) October 11, 2016“Supervan”, as Sarel van der Merwe is affectionately known, is South Africa’s most successful rally driver, winning a record 11 South African Drivers Championships between 1975 and 1988. He has also competed in Nascar events in the US, as well as saloon and modified saloon (track) racing in South Africa after retiring from rally driving.Van der Merwe was the face of Volkswagen and Audi during his rallying heyday, rejecting the more popular but more compact Japanese vehicles because of his lanky frame. In a popular 1987 television advert for Volkswagen, he famously demonstrated how the car “sticks to the road like boerewors to a braai grill”.Van der Merwe officially retired from racing in 2002, at the age of 56, but has since become integral to continuing the popularity of motorsport in South Africa as a race organiser and coach for up-and-coming drivers such as Gugu Zulu.Desiré WilsonSouth African racing driver Desire Wilson, one of only five women to have competed professionally in Formula One (— CD Anderson (@bizarrojerri) October 11, 2016Desiré Wilson is one of only five women to have competed professionally in Formula One (F1). She raced in the 1980 British Grand Prix at Brands Hatch. While the race was not officially part of the greater Formula One championship because of the use of modified and retired F1 cars, at the time it was the only opportunity for female drivers to compete in F1 cars.Wilson won the race, the first and only woman to do so, and the Brands Hatch track named one of its grandstands after her. Breaking further into the male- dominated F1 world proved difficult, so Wilson went on to other racing disciplines, including Kart racing and Grand Tour endurance racing.She also attempted to break into American Indy open-wheel racing during the 1980s. Officially retiring from racing in 1997, Wilson continues to compete in exhibition races, such as the popular Goodwood Revival motor racing event in the UK.Along with other pioneering female drivers Divina Galica and Giovanna Amati, Wilson helped to pave the way for female racers in motorsport, including American Nascar driver Danica Patrick and Formula Three’s Katherine Legge.Brad BinderSouth African motorcycle racer and 2016 Moto3 World Champion Brad Binder (photo: Red Bull/KTM/Ajo)— CD Anderson (@bizarrojerri) October 11, 2016The 2016 Moto3 World Champion Brad Binder is one of South Africa’s up-and- coming international motorcycle racers.The 21-year-old become the first South African to win a Grand Prix championship since Jon Ekerold’s 1981 win for Yamaha. Binder rides for Red Bull/KTM/Ajo, and his title win at Alcañiz, Spain, on 25 September 2016, came during a consistently good year. He secured five wins, including first place at Silverstone, UK, and Mugello, Italy, the spiritual home of the sport.Binder began his racing career racing karts in Potchefstroom and started racing bikes professionally at the age of 10. Entering the Red Bull Rookies Cup championship in 2009 prepared him for a prolific international career that will, along with this year’s win, lead to the senior Moto2 championship in 2017, with aspirations to become as great as the 250cc legend Max Biaggi, who dominated and popularised the sport during the 1990s.Source: Motorsport South reporterWould you like to use this article in your publication or on your website? See: Using materiallast_img read more

first_imgKarnataka Lokayukta Santosh Hegde on Sunday flayed the government’s stand to keep the prime minister out of the purview of Lokpal till he demits office, pointing to the possibilities of evidences being destroyed and also wriggling out by citing “error of judgement” in such cases.”That (keeping PM out of Lokpal) will not serve the purpose of having an effective investigation because there will not be any trails of the misconduct,” Hegde, a member of the Lokpal drafting committee, told PTI in an interview.If Lokpal were to conduct investigation after prime minister demitted office, there are possibilities of evidences being “swept clean” before that and there could be arguments that it was “error of judgement” (on the part of PM) and it is not a case of corruption, he said.Hegde, a former Supreme Court judge, was responding to questions on the government making clear its opposition to bringing the post of prime minister within the ambit of Lokpal till he demitted office.”Within the government, we feel prima facie, the prime minister should not be covered (under the Lokpal). But at the same time we want to make sure that if he demits office, he should not be exonerated from prosecution,” HRD minister Kapil Sibal, who is part of the joint drafting committee on Lokpal, had said yesterday.”Prime Minister was never out of it (Lokpal). Constitution never contemplated prime minister to be out of it,” Hegde said, adding that the Constitution never contemplated anybody in the country, except the President, out of the purview of the Prevention of Corruption Act.advertisementArguing that corruption is a crime against the country, Hegde said one cannot ignore acts of corruption. In a democracy, “every one is the same” and corruption was like any other offence in the Indian Penal Code, he said.”…why do you want to keep a class of people in office under government outside the purview of anti-corruption legislation?”, he asked.He also sought to know why an exception should be made (in case of prime minister) with regard to corruption that too at a time when it is “at a higher level” and major scams are coming out.The Karnataka Lokayukta saw Congress core group’s suggestion to the government to convene an all-party meeting on Lokpal bill as “delaying tactics”.Hegde said all parties had been given questionnaires by the government on the proposed legislation. In addition, all parties are represented in Parliament, where they would speak on the issue anyway, he said.Saying the all-party meeting would not serve any purpose, he said even if one assumed that parties held one view or the other, “can it be a law by itself ? It can’t be a law”.”It (all-party meeting) is not necessary because it’s going back to them only (in Parliament),” Hegde noted.He agreed with the government that the conduct of MPs inside Parliament should not come under the Lokpal but added that for him, vote for cash and asking questions for cash are all offences outside the House (and hence, they should come under Lokpal) “as nobody will take cash inside the House”.Hegde made light of the government statement that there is an agreement on 34 of the 40 points raised by the civil society members, saying these 34 were largely related to objects, procedures, clauses and things of nature on which there could be no dispute.He criticised the government stand against bringing defence deals under Lokpal investigation, saying corruption in such deals are like any other criminal offences.Hegde disagreed with Sibal’s remark that covering 40 lakh-odd central government employees under Lokpal would require a massive infrastructure independent of the government.”It’s not so,” Hegde said, adding that only Lokayukta need to be empowered in states and districts to nominate officials to take up investigation and report to Lokayukta, who would take the final decision.Hegde also opposed the government’s stand against bringing CBI and CVC under the Lokpal.He argued that once the anti-corruption wing of the CBI is transferred to the Lokpal, that wing would become redundant in CBI. “Their experience and expertise will be helpful to the Lokpal in the investigations.”Similarly, the CVC, which also investigates certain misconduct of central government employees, also need to be merged to let it work under Lokpal. “Why should they (CBI and CVC) work under government?”, Hegde asked.- With PTI inputsFor more news on India, click here.For more news on Business, click here.For more news on Movies, click here.For more news on Sports, click here.advertisementlast_img read more

first_imgWilfried Zaha has made a “substantial financial contribution” to support the development of Crystal Palace Ladies’ amateur players.Already a fan favourite at his boyhood club, star forward Zaha agreed to a “stunning gesture” amid reports players from the Ladies’ reserve team were asked to raise £250 in sponsorship to earn a place in the squad.Palace strongly denied those claims and released a statement, praising 25-year-old Zaha – who signed a new long-term deal with the Premier League side last month and responded to Wednesday’s news by tweeting, “no problem, happy to help”. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Man Utd ready to spend big on Sancho and Haaland in January Who is Marcus Thuram? Lilian’s son who is top of the Bundesliga with Borussia Monchengladbach Brazil, beware! Messi and Argentina out for revenge after Copa controversy Best player in MLS? Zlatan wasn’t even the best player in LA! “Our senior squad currently consists of 21 players, all of whom are contracted to Palace Ladies and either receive a wage or are paid expenses,” the statement read.”This is made possible by the substantial financial support we receive from Crystal Palace Football Club and our principal sponsor, Utilita Energy, who are committed supporters of the women’s game and are backing Palace Ladies for the third consecutive season.”Our budget and business and marketing plans were clearly set out in our application to join the FA Women’s Championship; in common with many other clubs, we encourage players to seek personal sponsorship to help raise the club’s profile and build links with the business community, but it is not a condition of playing for Palace Ladies.”All our other teams operate on an amateur basis and, as with any grassroots membership club, players pay an annual subscription fee. To help the development of our reserve team players, we have heavily subsidised their annual membership fees.”We are delighted to announce that Wilf Zaha has contacted the club to make a substantial financial contribution to support the development of our amateur players. Everyone knows what Crystal Palace means to Wilf and he wants to give the same opportunities to the next generation of aspiring players at Palace Ladies that he enjoyed when coming up through junior teams.No problem happy to help  #CPFCFamily — Wilfried Zaha (@wilfriedzaha) September 5, 2018 “We are grateful for Wilf’s support and for the ongoing support of Crystal Palace Football Club and Utilita Energy, which enables our senior team to play in the FA Women’s Championship.”Zaha has scored two goals in three games for Roy Hodgson’s Palace this Premier League season.last_img read more

first_imgAll Lala Shri Ram had really wanted to do was create a centre for commerce education in India. But, even by his own imagination, he would have probably been stunned to see that what he started in a hired house in Delhi’s Daryaganj, with all of 12 students, has grown,All Lala Shri Ram had really wanted to do was create a centre for commerce education in India. But, even by his own imagination, he would have probably been stunned to see that what he started in a hired house in Delhi’s Daryaganj, with all of 12 students, has grown to become India’s premier institution for commerce and economics.Today, the Shri Ram College of Commerce attracts students from all corners of the country. They come seeking top quality education and highest standards of excellence. The student composition at SRCC is uniform-most set foot here after topping their school, city or state in the 12 boards. The other group of achievers is one that has made a mark in the sporting arena.SRCC passouts go places. The academically inclined make it to renowned national and international institutions – IIM, Delhi School of Economics, London School of Economics to name a few. Placement records are enviable, with no top recruiter giving SRCC a miss, from Google, Uber, Deutsche Bank, Citibank to McKinsey.What sets SRCC apart is its liberal and energetic atmosphere. The SRCC Business Conclave, arguably the biggest undergraduate management festival in India, has in the past seen participation by 10,000 students and attendance by the likes of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Bharti Enterprises founder-chairman Sunil Bharti Mittal, Infosys co-founder N.R. Narayana Murthy and Godrej group chairman Adi Godrej. It is planned and organised entirely by the college students’ body.Photo: Yasir IqbalThe student societies active on the campus make life at SRCC eventful. In Enactus SRCC, for instance, students design sustainable business models for communities in need. A group of driven minds with a social purpose at hand work to eradicate manual scavenging, revive cultural art forms and improve rural livelihoods-all in consultation with top corporate leaders who serve as mentors and project partners. There have been over 500 beneficiaries till date.advertisementThe Dramatics Society, with his nuanced and vibrant plays and street productions, attracts audiences even at reputed venues such as Kamani Auditorium in Delhi and the National Centre for the Performing Arts, Mumbai. The SRCC Debating Society has members who have earned applause in international championships.SRCC is probably one of the few undergraduate institutions to have an incubation centre. It also hosts international students’ exchange programmes and has a resourceful library and exceptional sports facilities. Whatever be your area of interest-photography, travelling, art, entrepreneurship, finance, marketing – SRCC has a students’ society for it.The college is a culturally rich institution, with representation from every part of India. The classroom experience is enriching, and so is the atmosphere at the ‘Co-op’ area or by the library lawns, where ideas constantly find their way into conversations. The college encourages talent and ability, without prejudices such as background, gender or ethnicity.Photo: Yasir IqbalThe alumni of SRCC are making it in every field: business, politics, start-ups, development, policy, theatre and films. The students make the institution proud wherever they go. SRCC is a legacy. Its essence lies in its emphasis on initiative and student ownership, which is why being an SRCC product is a matter of pride.The author is a student from the batch of 2016 and works at Citibank.last_img read more

first_imgNEW ORLEANS — LeBron James usually has his fun in June, when the Miami Heat have won NBA championships the last two years.Doesn’t mean he’s OK with losing in February.And he certainly won’t stand for his team getting picked on.Three straight times he had left a loser, and he was even more driven for this All-Star game after a half season of his conference getting ridiculed for its mediocrity.“We’ve been getting killed a lot this season, talking about the Eastern Conference is pretty bad, it’s a two-man race and we’re not holding up our end of the bargain,” James said. “So it was special to get this win.”Kyrie Irving had 31 points and 14 assists and was voted the MVP, Carmelo Anthony made a record eight 3-pointers and scored 30 points, and the East stopped a three-game losing streak with a 163-155 victory over the West in the highest-scoring All-Star game ever. “We took this one personal a bit,” Irving said.James had a steal and dunk on the first possession, long before defense usually shows up in the All-Star game.“We wanted this win,” James said. “They beat us the last three years and they had a lot of bragging rights, so to be able to come through being down 18 was huge.”Kevin Durant and Blake Griffin each finished with 38 points, four shy of Wilt Chamberlain’s All-Star game record, for the West. But the East scored the final 10 points to pull out a game it trailed by 18.“They started making shots and we didn’t get stops and we went a little bit cold,” said Griffin, who shot 19 of 23, setting a record for field goals made.Irving scored 15 points in the fourth quarter. James had 22 points, seven rebounds and seven assists.The 318 points broke the record of 303 set in 1987.Durant finished with 10 rebounds and six assists, but the West was shut out after his 3-pointer gave it a 155-153 lead with 1:59 left. Indiana’s Paul George made three free throws, Anthony nailed his final 3-pointer, and James scored to make it 161-155. George closed it out with two more free throws and finished with 18 points.“Both teams played extremely well, we just lost,” Durant said.The game that usually doesn’t get tight until the final minutes was close throughout the fourth quarter, neither team leading by more than four until the final minute.Chris Paul had 11 points and 13 assists, and first-time All-Star Stephen Curry had 12 points and 11 assists for the West. But the best point guard on the floor was Irving, who shot 14 of 17 and helped the East ring up 87 points in the second half after it surrendered a record 89 in the first.In a colorful tribute to New Orleans, players wore sneakers and socks that ranged from green and blue to orange and purple, making the game look like a Mardi Gras parade.The parade was one of layups and dunks for the West, which scored 44 points in the first quarter and 45 in the second. Griffin had 18 points in the first quarter and Durant had 22 at halftime, both two shy of records set by Glen Rice in 1997.And there was plenty of music, the rosters and starting lineups introduced around a concert by Pharrell Williams, who was joined by his own All-Stars in Nelly, Busta Rhymes, Sean “Diddy” Combs and Snoop Dogg.Magic Johnson led a band, too, encouraging the All-Stars to join him in singing Happy Birthday after the first quarter to Hall of Famer Bill Russell. The NBA’s greatest champion was celebrating his 80th.The All-Stars played better than they sang. The East finished with 61 percent shooting, needing all sorts of offense after it simply couldn’t defend Durant and Griffin.Durant made six 3-pointers and raised his career scoring average in the All-Star games to a record 30.6 points.Outside of the ugly sleeved jerseys, it was a good look for the NBA’s midseason showcase, bouncing back strongly from an uneven All-Star Saturday night.The new format of the slam dunk contest Saturday wasn’t a hit, but every night is a dunk contest when Griffin is involved.The guy who once jumped over a car to win a slam dunk contest had eight slams in the first 11 minutes, the backboard often barely done shaking from the last one when he threw down the next.James Harden started for the West in place of Kobe Bryant, who was elected by the fans but was knocked out by a broken left knee. Bryant said before the game his recovery is “coming slowly” but hopes to be back in another All-Star game.With Bryant sitting out and longtime regulars Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett not selected, it was a chance for the younger guys to make their mark. The rosters were loaded with players 25 and younger, including first-time starters George, Irving, Curry and Kevin Love.The All-Star newcomers also included official Violet Palmer, who became the first female to referee a major U.S. sports league’s All-Star game.(BRIAN MAHONEY, AP Basketball Writer)TweetPinShare0 Shareslast_img read more

first_imgThe Indian athletes participating in the Youth Olympics are missing their Indian food in Buenos Aires, Argentina and have taken up the matter with the chef de mission Gurudutta Bhakta.Bhakta has received complaints from athletes about the unavailability of Indian food and the chef de mission has promptly said that the food-related issues being faced by the athletes will be sorted out soon.There were also reports stating that one of the athletes in Buenos Aires even fainted due to the non-availability of food. However, Bhakta had denied any such event.Bhakta has said that the cuisine issue has been spoken about with the organisers and the Indian food will soon be available for the athletes.”There were complaints by athletes regarding the food here because only Asian food is available and there is no Indian food. We spoke to the organisers and now they have assured us that they will arrange Indian food, as well,” Bhakta told ANI.Issues related to food had also come up during the Asian Games 2018 in Indonesia in August. Ahead of the Asian Games 2018, there were reports in the media that Indian athletes were not happy with their rooms and had complained about the food.However, two days before the start of the multi-sport event, India’s chef de mission Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh said that athletes were happy with the arrange and they were especially delighted with the food because it was very similar to Indian food.”No, no complaints. No one has any. We are getting such good food, there is Dal (lentil), then there is South Indian food, there is paneer (cottage cheese), chicken. Everything is there. Well, if one gets good food and a place to sleep, what else do you need? So it’s all good,” Singh had said.advertisementHowever, during the course of the tournament, Indian table tennis star Achanta Sharath Kamal posted a picture of his dinner after his matches at the Asian Games 2018 Village in Jakarta, captioning it as, “After a gruelling 3 hr long match, this is what we get to eat for dinner at the #AsianGames2018. Bread, Nutella and Museli.”At the Youth Olympics so far, India have won two silver medals — one in shooting and the other in judo.Tababi Devi Thangjam became India’s first judo athlete to win an Olympic medal – senior or junior – as she grabbed India’s second silver medal on Sunday.At the stroke of midnight, we witnessed a historic Silver laden moment when Tababi Devi Thangjam became the first judoka to win an Olympic medal for #TeamIndia at the @youtholympics #BuenosAires2018 ! Only much prouder of the 16-year-old #FeelTheFuture #IAmTeamIndia India (@ioaindia) October 8, 2018Tababi went down to Venezuela’s Maria Gimenez 11:0s1 in the Women’s -44kg Finals of Judo but created history for India.Before her, Shahu Tushar Mane had opened India’s account in Buenos Aires with a silver medal in 10m Air Rifle event, having shot shot 247.5.Congratulations to the first #TeamIndia medallist at the @youtholympics #BuenosAires2018Shahu Tushar Mane bags India’s first medal, a Silver in #ShootingSport Men’s 10m Air Rifle event. #WellDone #FeelTheFuture #IAmTeamIndia India (@ioaindia) October 7, 2018Earlier on Sunday, Srihari Nataraj missed out on qualifying for the finals of Men’s 100m Backstroke swimming event after clocking a time of 56.48. Even as Nataraj could not make it to the finals, his timing was an improved effort from his heats, where he clocked 56.75.In table tennis, both Archana Girish Kamath and Manav Thakkar registered victories in the preliminary stage of the competition.Archana defeated Singapore’s Rui Xuan 4-1 (11-6, 8-11, 11-6, 11-8, 11-9) while Manav needed six games to beat Lithuania’s Cius Stankevi 4-2 (11-9, 8-11, 11-7, 9-11, 11-3, 11-5).In badminton, Asia Junior Championships gold medallist Lakshya Sen eased past Mohamed Mostafa Kamel of Egypt 21-14, 21-10 while Vaishnavi Jakka Reddy also stormed past Spain’s Elena Andreu 21-13, 21-6.#TeamIndia at the @youtholympics #BuenosAires2018In #Badminton Lakshya Sen beat Mohamed Mostafa Kamel of Egypt in the Men’s Singles Group F match, winning 2 straight games. The score read 2-0: Game 1: 21-14; Game 2: 21-10! #Congratulations @lakshya_sen #IAmTeamIndia India (@ioaindia) October 7, 2018The Hockey5s discipline saw both Indian men and women registering solid victories in the preliminary round.Indian men thrashed Bangladesh 10-0 while the women defeated Austria 4-2.India is being represented by 46 athletes across 13 sports in the Youth Olympics at Buenos Aires this time. This is India’s largest contingent at the Youth Olympics.advertisementIn the 2014 Youth Olympics at Nanjing, China, India had won just two medals — a silver and a bronze.(With ANI inputs)last_img read more

first_imgzoom EXMAR announced that, together with its Joint-Venture partner Teekay LNG (TGP), it has declared options to build two additional Midsize LPG carriers at Hanjin Heavy Industries.These bring the total of newbuildings for EXMAR LPG BVBA to 12 vessels, four of which are currently being built at Hyundai MIPO and eight will be built at Hanjin. Delivery of these vessels will be between February 2014 and May 2018.Exmar, November 8, 2013last_img

first_imgKarnataka Floor Test Live: “The government received 99 votes, while 105 members have voted against it,” Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar confirmed after counting the votes. The HD Kumaraswamy led Congress-JD(S) government failed to survive trust vote in the Karnataka Assembly on Tuesday, with the coalition falling short of majority in the 224-member House. The trust vote was necessitated after 15 MLAs rebelled against Kumaraswamy government, plunging it to a minority. Also Read – India gets first tranche of Swiss bank a/c details “The government received 99 votes, while 105 members have voted against it,” Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar confirmed after counting the votes.The trust vote sought by Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy reached its culmination today after three missed deadlines. While the Opposition BJP has 105 MLAs in the House and the support of two Independents, the ruling coalition has 101 MLAs on its side on paper. However, as many as 20 coalition MLAs were absent from the House, reducing the number of the ruling government to 99. The political crisis in the state began with the resignation of at least 1 MLAs-12 from Congress and three from the JD(S), threatening the existence of the coalition government in the state. Also Read – Tourists to be allowed in J&K from ThursdayEarlier today, the police imposed prohibitory orders in the city under section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) (prevents assembly of five or more people at one spot) and banned sale of liquor from 6 pm Tuesday to 6 am. The rebel MLAs had moved the Supreme Court against the Speaker’s delay in accepting their resignations. On July 17, the top court left it to the Speaker to decide on the resignations but ordered that they should not be compelled to attend the proceedings of the state Assembly. (Inputs from The India Express)last_img read more

first_img(Leo Arcand with his partner Shawna and children Morningstar, 18 months, and Sakihitiwin, 7. The family drove down from Driftpile First Nation to the Bear Claw Art Gallery in Edmonton where his soap stone carvings are on display. He said his life has been “Like a Song.” APTN/Brandi Morin) Brandi Mori APTN National NewsA First Nations artist from Alexander First Nation in Alberta is quickly becoming world famous after one of his works was gifted to U.S. President Barack Obama by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Washington D.C. Thursday.Leo Arcand, who now calls Driftpile First Nation home, drove to the Bear Claw Art Gallery in Edmonton to celebrate his art being recognized.“It’s a great honour. What are the odds of having the prime minister choose one of your works to give to another world leader?” said Arcand. “I’m still absorbing it.”The soap stone carving of an eagle and a human intertwined that was given as the gift has deep meaning, said Arcand who conducts prayer for inspiration before creating his artwork.“The meaning of the carving was love, humanity, courage, working together. The spiritual aspect of it was to bring together the human form, the spirit animal representing mother earth and the human representing humanity itself,” he said.Since learning of his art going to the White House, Arcand said his life has been “like a song.”The stunning news came as a complete surprise to Arcand Thursday afternoon. The Bear Claw got a call from the Prime Minister’s Office just over a month ago and things unfolded from there.“They were looking at a few different pieces and decided on ‘Courage’”, said Hope Wright, of the Bear Claw gallery. “But they said we had to keep it on ‘the down low’ and if it’s chosen as a gift to a world leader they’d let us know.”Little did the Bear Claw or Arcand ever suspect the work would be given to the most famous leader in the world.He said he believes it’s a symbol of reconciliation that Trudeau took with him to the U.S.“Yes, I believe it’s a symbol, and that things happen for a reason,” said Arcand, who has been soap carving for 25 years and working full time in art for almost two decades.He’s also grateful for the support of the Bear Claw Art Gallery which has showcased Indigenous art for over 40 years.Since word broke of Arcand’s eagle carving gifted to the U.S. president the phones of the gallery have been ringing off the hook. Indigenous art is flying off the shelves, said owner Jackie Bugera.“In our 40 years of selling and representing First Nation artists we’ve never had this kind of media response to an artist the way the media has really embraced Leo and his work,” she said. “Times are definitely changing. 40 years ago First Nations galleries couldn’t even get native gallery’s to represent them. I think there’s so much more appreciation of the culture and the art. And I’ve always believed that art is a way of learning about culture. You can explain culture, go see the art. Go see it.”Arcand said he is “rich in his culture” and that helps to express his gifts within to the world.“Thank you (Trudeau) very much for selecting my work. It’s truly an honour. It’s truly a gift. I think there’s a lot of spiritual happening there because I do come from a spiritual background. As you can see in my work,” said [email protected]@songstress28last_img read more

first_imgVICTORIA – British Columbia’s labour minister has appointed an economist to lead a commission to advise the government on boosting the province’s minimum wage to $15 an hour.Prof. Marjorie Griffin Cohen of Simon Fraser University will chair the Fair Wages Commission, which also includes Ken Peacock, vice-president at the Business Council of British Columbia, and Ivan Limpright, president of the United Food and Commercial Workers Union.The commission is expected to deliver a report with a timeline to raise the minimum wage within 90 days of its first meeting.The New Democrats had previously set a deadline of 2021 to raise the minimum wage but Labour Minister Harry Bains said that will now be up to the commission to determine.“We want to de-politicize this whole process so that they consult with small businesses, consult with workers, consult with the community leaders to make sure that they come back with the recommendations that will give small businesses at least a gradual, predictable, and common sense increases so they have certainty to adjust their cost of labour over a period of time,” he said.The NDP had promised to increase the minimum wage to $15 per hour but after forming a government it agreed with the Green party to set up a commission that would oversee regular rate reviews.The commission will also review wages of liquor servers and agricultural workers that are tied to separate rates.Bains said the commission has also been asked to report on closing the gap between the minimum and living wage, which varies between communities.Cohen said average hourly wages in B.C. are lower than the national average.“These low wages have contributed to growing inequality and poverty for many working people and their families,” she said.The commission has a budget of $490,000 over two years, which will largely fund travel and consultations.last_img read more

first_imgWASHINGTON – A rising stock market lifted U.S. household wealth to a record $106.9 trillion in the April-June quarter, the culmination of a decade of economic recovery but a gain that is concentrated largely among the most affluent.The value of Americans’ stock and mutual fund portfolios rose $800 billion last quarter, while home values increased $600 billion, the Federal Reserve said Thursday. Total household wealth is now 2.1 per cent higher than in the first quarter, when it was $104.7 trillion.The Fed’s report came on a day when a wave of buying on Wall Street sent U.S. stocks surging and lifted both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Standard & Poor’s 500 stock index to all-time highs. The Dow has gained nearly 8 per cent this year, the S&P nearly 10 per cent.Household net worth reflects the value of assets like homes, bank accounts and stocks minus debts like mortgages and credit cards. The data aren’t adjusted for inflation or population growth.They also don’t reflect the experiences of most U.S. households. Stock market wealth has been flowing disproportionately — and increasingly — to the most affluent households. The richest one-tenth of Americans own about 84 per cent of the value of stocks. That’s up from 81 per cent just before the Great Recession began in late 2007.That trend is concerning to some economists, who regard such sizable disparities in wealth as unhealthy for an economy. When lower- and middle-income people don’t share much in overall prosperity, many are forced to absorb more debt and take other financial risks.“I would be happy in a world where we saw big stock increases — if stocks were more broadly distributed across the population,” said Josh Bivens, director of research at the liberal Economic Policy Institute. “The fact that is where most of the gains are going is worrisome.”In theory, greater household wealth can speed the economy by making consumers feel richer and more likely to spend. But most consumers are spending less of their wealth than they did before the recession began, economists have found.Americans are saving nearly 7 per cent of their incomes, according to Commerce Department figures. That figure has remained fairly steady for five years even as the stock market has set new highs and average home prices have increased faster than most people’s wages. That trend suggests that many people remain cautious about cashing in their wealth, economists say, perhaps because they regard it as less stable than in the past.The rising concentration of wealth among affluent and educated Americans is another factor why the nation’s increased net worth isn’t accelerating the pace of consumer spending. Richer households are less likely to spend their wealth gains than middle- or lower-income households are.America’s richest 10 per cent of households were nearly 120 times wealthier than the lower middle class in 2016, the most recent year for which figures are provided in a separate Fed report. That is up from 112 times in 2013. (The lower middle class was defined as those whose wealth placed them between the 25th and 50th percentiles of net worth.)The top 10 per cent had an average net worth of $5.34 million; for the lower middle class, the figure was $44,700.In 2008, the year the financial crisis erupted, U.S. household net worth was $58.9 trillion. Nearly a decade later, it has almost doubled.Sharp disparities in wealth also cut across racial lines. The median white household has a net worth of $171,000, according to Fed data. That’s about 10 times the typical net worth for a black household of $17,200. For Latinos, it was $20,700. (The median is the point at which half the population has more and half has less.)The Fed revised its previous quarterly data to show that household wealth was higher earlier this year than previously reported. Household wealth in the first quarter is now about $4 billion higher than was original reported, mostly because of higher pension reserves than previously estimated.___AP Economics Writer Josh Boak contributed to this report.last_img read more

Rabat – Following the response of millions of users worldwide to Facebook’s new tool ‘Celebrate Pride’, critics say that the tool might be another one of Facebook’s psychological experiments on users.On Friday, Facebook launched ‘Celebrate Pride’, a new tool that allows users to apply a rainbow filter to their profile picture in celebration of the US Supreme Court’s decision in favor of same-sex marriage nationwide.While millions of users hailed Facebook’s initiative, some say that Facebook’s intentions were not noble, revealing that the new tool might have been a psychology test on the social network’s users. According to the Daily Mail, critics say Facebook is using it to monitor how views spread online.Facebook set up this tool to let people alter their profile picture, but the concern is that Facebook is able to get an unprecedented insight into how it can influence people, experts said.MIT network scientist Cesar Hidalgo said on Facebook,“This is probably a Facebook experiment. The question is, how long will it take for people to change their profile pictures back to normal.”While Hidalgo’s Facebook update was meant to be a joke, (see article by the Atlantic) online media, including the Daily Mail, took his joke out of context and reported that he is “accusing Facebook to be performing an experiment.”A Facebook spokesperson, on the other hand, denied these accusations, stressing that ‘’Celebrate Pride is not an experiment but rather something that enables people to show their support of the LGBTQ community on Facebook.’’“This is one Facebook study I want to be included in!” wrote Stacy Blasiola, a communications Ph.D. candidate at the University of Illinois, when she changed her profile.This is not the first time that Facebook has come under fire for allegedly performing experiments on users.A report in The Atlantic confirmed that in 2013 the company released a study in which it admitted to conducting research into how to influence users changed their profile picture to a red equals sign in support of gay marriage. read more

Some US stores say iPhone 5 available, but more report that it’s sold out AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email by News Staff Posted Sep 23, 2012 12:47 am MDT It was possible to walk into a store Saturday and buy an iPhone 5, but it took some hunting.Some stores reported having Apple’s newest phone available for walk-up customers, though not all versions of it. A random check of about a dozen stores indicated that most were sold out.A Verizon store in New York City said the 32 and 64 gigabyte models, but not the 16 GB version, were available. A Sprint store in a suburb of St. Paul, Minnesota, said all but the most expensive 64 GB iPhone 5s were sold out.“Before we were even scheduled to open, we were pretty much out,” said Eric Rayburn, a worker at a Sprint store in Phoenix.The iPhone 5 went on sale Friday, igniting intense interest around the world. Apple’s website said phones bought online would ship in three to four weeks. Verizon’s website said they would ship by Oct. 19.It’s hardly uncommon for supply shortages to make it difficult to get new iPhones in the first days after their release. For Apple, the iPhone introduction is the biggest revenue driver of the year. Analysts say the company will likely sell millions of phones in the first few days.There were long lines Friday at Apple’s stores in Asia, Europe and North America as customers pursued the new smartphone. Apple and the phone companies haven’t provided sales figures from the first day. Apple is expected to announce early results MondayLast year, Apple said on the Monday after the launch of the iPhone 4S that it had sold 4 million in the first three days.__Freed reported from Minneapolis. AP Technology Writer Peter Svensson in New York contributed to this report. read more

Enbridge, pipeline company behind 2010 Michigan oil spill, is denied dredge pad permit by The Associated Press Posted Aug 23, 2013 10:48 am MDT COMSTOCK TOWNSHIP, Mich. – Enbridge Inc., which was responsible for a massive oil spill three years ago in southwestern Michigan, was denied a dredge pad permit as it continues the cleanup effort.The Comstock Township planning commission unanimously voted late Thursday to deny a special exception permit for the Morrow Lake dredge pad, which holds oil-contaminated sediment removed from the Kalamazoo River until it’s hauled away. Enbridge will have to find a new place to put the pad.The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency wants Enbridge to do additional dredging of the river at the delta in Morrow Lake as part of the ongoing cleanup efforts from the 2010 oil spill near Marshall, and it has ordered the company to finish the dredging by Dec. 31, WOOD-TV reported.More than 800,000 gallons spewed into the Kalamazoo River and a tributary creek after an underground pipeline ruptured, and oil flowed about 35 miles before it was contained.Some raised pollution concerns during Thursday’s meeting, which the Kalamazoo Gazette said had nearly five hours of public comment and discussion.One of them was Larry Bell, the owner of Bell’s Brewery, who filed a lawsuit against Enbridge over concerns airborne pollutants from the dredge pad could affect his nearby production facility.Bell, who said he spent more than $50,000 fighting Enbridge, said during the meeting that it was the most emotionally stressful issue with which he had ever dealt.Company spokesman Jason Manshum said that while Enbridge appreciated the time and effort the Comstock Township planning commission put into making its decision, there still is an EPA deadline to meet. Calgary, Alberta-based Enbridge had requested an extension, but the EPA denied it, saying it was premature.“Not getting site plan approval tonight … does make it more challenging to complete that initiative by the timeline in front of us,” Manshum said. “So now, we’ll go back and work with both federal and state regulators.”Meanwhile, Enbridge is working on a new 210-mile pipeline that will run from Stockbridge, Mich., to Griffith, Ind., as part of an artery pumping oil between Canada and Midwest refineries.Company officials have said it will feature thicker, higher-grade steel designed to prevent a repeat of the Michigan spill. An investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board determined the 2010 rupture was caused by cracks and corrosion, and the agency faulted Enbridge for failing to take steps that might have prevented it.“Everything we do here in the state of Michigan is shadowed by what happened at Marshall, and it’s our goal to keep that from ever happening again,” Enbridge project director Thomas Hodge told the Lansing State Journal.The $1.3 billion project, which began last month near Stockbridge, has been hampered by environmental protesters who have linked arms or climbed trees to temporarily block the work. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email read more

first_imgObjects inevitably ended up spinning uncontrollably and eventually shooting away from the beams, after picking up the movement of the rotating sound field. Human levitation and Star Trek-style tractor beams have moved a step closer after scientists proved they can stably hold a large object suspended in mid-air, using only sound. But now engineers from the University of Bristol say they have solved the problem. Instead of using a spinning field of sound to hold an object in place, they have built a…center_img Researchers have been trying for decades to trap objects using only the power of sound but it has always proved impossible to hold an item steady if it was larger than the wavelength of the sound.last_img read more

first_imgKomatsu Australia has introduced the HM400-3M0 articulated dump truck (ADT), incorporating it says “a number of improvements to increase productivity, including an advanced traction and transmission system, and higher dump body capacity.” The HM400-3M0 is powered by a Komatsu SAA6D140E-6 engine rated at 350 kW, allowing it to haul a 40 t payload at speeds up to 55.9 km/h. According to Richard Feehely, Komatsu Australia’s National Business Manager, Quarries, improvements over the HM400-3M0’s predecessor – the HM400-2 – include significantly higher payload capacity, better operating performance, lower fuel consumption, increased operator comfort and enhanced serviceability – maximising productivity and reducing operating costs.“The HM400-3M0 incorporates a number of groundbreaking improvements in articulated dump truck technology, leveraging on our many years’ of experience in traction control and transmission systems with our dozers and large mining rigid dump trucks,” he said. “As a result, we have developed an articulated dump truck that offers unprecedented levels of control and efficiency when operating in the most challenging underfoot conditions, while delivering the highest levels of reliability and efficiency.” A major feature of the HM400-3M0 is the new Komatsu Traction Control System (K-TCS), which automatically provides optimum traction when operating in soft ground conditions. As ground conditions worsen, speed sensors located on four wheels detect tyre slippage, and automatic application of the inter-axle differential lock occurs. If tyre slippage continues to be detected, any of the four independently operated brakes can be applied to the slipping wheels to regain traction. “This technology behind our K-TCS, which is unique to articulated dump trucks, comes directly from our experiences in optimising traction control with our dozers and rigid mining trucks,” Feehely said.The new truck also incorporates Komatsu Advanced Transmission with Optimum Modulation Control System (K-ATOMiCS), which has long been a feature of Komatsu’s large mining trucks. This is a six-speed, fully automatic transmission that uses an advanced electronic system to eliminate shift shock and torque cut-off to improve operator and engine efficiency, and maximise powertrain life. “The electronic system automatically selects the ideal gear based on vehicle speed, engine speed and the shift position chosen, resulting in powerful acceleration, smooth down shifting and synchronised engine speed when climbing slopes,” said Feehely. “Key advantages of K-ATOMiCS include minimised operator fatigue, ensuring the load remains in the truck body and increased productivity.”A 510 kW capacity retarder fitted to the HM400-3M0 allows the operator to select the optimum operating speed for downhill travel and fully loaded hauls, eliminating acceleration generated by the grade of the slope and minimising wear and tear on the braking system. Feehely said an optimised body design on the HM400-3M0 had seen a significant increase in payload and body capacity. “The HM400-3M0 is now a true 40 t capacity truck, with its payload increasing by 3.5 t compared with the previous HM400-2. It’s gone from 36.5 t on the earlier model to 40 t, while heaped capacity has gone from 22.3 m3 to 24 m3,” he said. The HM400-3M0’s loading height of 3,164 mm allows it to be easily matched with 36 to 55 t excavators, or 4.2 m3 to 5.7 m3 wheel loaders.In addition, the Komatsu HM400-3M0 is equipped with a factory-fitted Payload meter (PLM), allowing production volume and working conditions of the dump truck to be analysed directly via a personal computer. The truck’s payload is also displayed for the operator on a 7 in LCD monitor in the cab, while an external display signals to the loading tool as the truck reaches payload capacity. PLM data can be downloaded directly to a PC via a PLM cable, and is also transmitted via KOMTRAX. This allows wide range of payload data, including Carried Load, Cycle Count, and Overload Count to be monitored and filtered for daily, weekly or monthly reports and analyses. Komatsu has also significantly improved the cab design on the new truck, providing a comfortable and quiet work environment designed to maximise operator productivity, as well as improving visibility and site safety. Improved operator comfort features include interior noise levels of 72 dBA, and a high-back heated air-ride seat with a three-point safety belt.“We have now located the operator’s seat right in the centre of the cab,” Feehely said. “This, combined with a short nose design and rounded engine hood significantly improve visibility out the front, while a colour rearview camera, linked to its own 7 inch monitor, ensures greater safety when operating around other equipment and personnel. “The ROPS/FOPS Level 2 certified cab features a new designed rounded front dash panel with easy-to-reach switches,” he said. “In addition, the dashboard has been redesigned, incorporating a new high resolution 7 in LCD monitor giving enhanced capabilities and detailed information display. “It allows the operator to easily modify settings for a wide range of items such as auto idle shutdown or the auto-reversing fan; to check operational records, such as driving history or fuel consumption; or to see when the next maintenance interval is required.” The monitor also offers the operator the option of using Komatsu’s ECO guidance function, which provides operational tips to reduce fuel consumption.Feehely said Komatsu has also worked to minimise the time required for daily checks and service access. This includes a newly designed engine hood for easy access, increased cooling capacity, and two standard hydraulically driven auto-reversing fans to help keep the radiator and charge air cooler clean. In addition, the HM400-3M0 is fitted with Komatsu’s exclusive EMMS (Equipment Management Monitoring System) incorporating enhanced diagnostic features to give the operator and technicians greater monitoring and troubleshooting capabilities. EMMS continuously monitors all critical systems, preventative maintenance requirements, and provides troubleshooting assistance to minimise diagnosis and repair time. It is integrated with Komatsu’s KOMTRAX remote monitoring system.last_img read more

first_imgMadagascar : le bilan du cyclone Giovanna s’alourdit à 16 mortsLe bilan humain s’aggrave progressivement après le passage du cyclone Giovanna qui a traversé et balayé toute l’ile de Madagascar dans la nuit de lundi à mardi.Le 14 février, le cyclone Giovanna a ravagé toute l’ile de Madagascar, accompagné par des vents violents et des pluies torrentielles. Une catastrophe qui a particulièrement touché la côte est de l’île où les rafales de vents se sont avérées très puissantes, atteignant jusqu’à 150 kilomètres par heure. Mais alors que de très nombreux dégâts avaient déjà été observés le lendemain, le bilan ne cesse de s’aggraver au fur et à mesure que les secours s’affairent.  À lire aussiMaladie de Charcot : symptômes, causes, traitement, où en est on ?Seize morts sont maintenant à déplorer et plus de 10.000 personnes sont désormais dans la rue, leur maison ayant été balayée par les vents ou noyée sous les eaux. La population avait été prévenue lundi soir par un communiqué officiel de l’arrivée du cyclone. Les autorités avaient ainsi recommandé que chacun se protège autant qu’il pouvait, surtout dans les zones à risques. Mais cette prévention n’a pas suffi à limiter les dégâts. Des écoles, des bâtiments et des routes ont été détruits et l’électricité a été coupée dans plusieurs villes et villages. Ainsi, le bilan ne devrait pas être définitif car beaucoup de zones de l’ile restent coupées du monde encore à l’heure actuelle. Il faudra sans doute plusieurs jours avant de connaître le total des dégâts humains et matériel, d’après RFI. Le cyclone Gafilo qui avait balayé l’île en 2004 avait fait 363 morts. Le 16 février 2012 à 16:35 • Maxime Lambertlast_img read more

first_imgAlex Sandro has warned his teammates they will be facing “a war” against Roma on Saturday evening.The Brazilian extended his stay with the Bianconeri until June 2023 with a salary believed to be worth €5m per year.“This is a wonderful day for me, but also my family and my teammates. I must tell the fans I’ll always give my best, just as I have done so far, and will continue working to improve. Alex Sandro is staying,” he told Football Italia.“I believe that I have taken on the mentality of the club and team, who always want to win. I’ll never change that mentality, so every time I set foot on the pitch, I want to win.”italian_leagueone:Juve-Roma: The fantastic seven: A look at the Bianconeri’s sequence of victories against Roma at Allianz Stadium— Juve_MP (@Juve_MP) December 20, 2018Chris Smalling open to a permanent AS Roma deal Andrew Smyth – September 6, 2019 Chris Smalling can “definitely see a longer-term future” for himself at AS Roma should things work out on his loan spell from Manchester United.“I am just happy when we win, but a goal or assist is an extra bonus. I hold every goal in my heart because it’s not easy to score when you’re a full-back. Perhaps my favourite is the header in the derby against Torino.”Juventus host Roma on Saturday evening and Alex Sandro knows what to expect.“It’s always a war against Roma. We are prepared and know that they are prepared too, so I expect it to be a great game for players and fans.”The Bianconeri take on Atletico Madrid in the Champions League Round of 16.“Atleti are a tough outfit, strong both physically and tactically. Now we have to focus on Roma, though, there is time for Atletico.”last_img read more

first_imgThe company also announced its intention to dispose of certain segments of its online card and board games business, including Ourgame Hall and Poker World, and has entered into agreements to reorganize and dispose of some core components.As a result, Ourgame has written down all of the carrying values of the assets relating to these businesses as at 30 June 2018, which will result in one-time impairment losses of between approximately RMB350 million and RMB380 million, representing between 19% and 21% of the group’s total assets.Despite the continued setbacks, Ourgame said that its other business units – namely eSports and poker – have exhibited strong growth in the first half of 2018.“The group’s eSports subsidiary, Allied eSports, officially opened its global flagship arena at the MGM Luxor Casino and Hotel in March 2018 in Las Vegas and its first major eSports event at the Las Vegas Arena with the leading eSports live-streaming provider in the US resulted in record breaking viewership of 680,000 peak concurrent viewers and more than 2.5 million unique viewers,” Ourgame said. “Allied eSports has attracted major partners and sponsors that are eager to reach the young eSports audience.“The group’s World Poker Tour business continues to expand into new geographies and its TV programs continue to reach a growing TV audience of more than 140 million households worldwide as of July 2018. Its brand power continues to fuel the growth of its licensing business, with partners including Zynga and its improved operation continuing to reflect positively on its financials.” Load More Landing International, Imperial Pacific issue profit warnings ahead of expected 1H19 losses Chinese online poker and board game company Ourgame International Holdings Ltd has issued a profit warning for the six months to 30 June 2018 ahead of expanded losses over the same period in 2017.In a filing to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, Ourgame said the group will record a loss that is “significantly higher” than the RMB74 million (US$10.7 million) it lost in 1H17 as a result of increased competition and regulatory headwinds in the Chinese domestic card and board game business. Caesars slips back into loss in 2Q19 but US properties showing growth ahead of Eldorado merger RelatedPosts Chinese court seizes bank accounts of online card game developer Boyaalast_img read more

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download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Mumbai | Published: April 9, The gossip among board members indicate that the elections might be a reality soon unlike the 2008 polls,chairman of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and the panellists included Sofi Zahoor director of human resources at QUARK, Manjot Singh, 2017 3:18 am The police arrested Varun Bagga, The sisters have claimed compensation of Rs 1 crore each for their alleged illegal detention at Chembur?Sahni for his "reckless utterances". given that it is Dil Raju’s 25th film. His leading lady is the epitome of fragile beauty,please make my friends fat? The gym I go to offers one session of free diet consultationand I recently came home with a diet chart that the nutritionist assured meif followedwould make me drop two kilos in three weeks I havent seen too many diet charts but Im sure they look pretty much the samewith frugallow-calorie foods in small quantitiesrepeated over and over again The most exciting item on my chart was a brown bread toast or a Marie biscuit to be eaten only in the morning The rest of the foods were grilled chicken breastegg whitesgrilled fish or sautéed vegetables It may a little boringacknowledged the dieticianbut addedthat even if it didnt whet my taste budsat least I wouldnt feel the hunger pangs The only issue beinga big part of the satisfaction of hunger is eating a delicious mealnot a barely edible one I lasted three days before lapsing to normal dalsabzi and roti The simplest formula to lose weight is also the hardest eat lessexercise more People who keep weight off are the ones who continue some form of calorie restriction indefinitelyafter theyve finished the diet Since this unfortunately involves enormous dedicationeven the most determined have relapses Diets dont workbecause they are simply not sustainable You are going to slip upeventually But if you manage to keep the slip-ups somewhat regulatedindulge occasionallyhave a regular exercise routineyou might just stave off the pounds a little while longer After allwhats a life of constant deprivation of one of the greatest pleasures of existence: food And who decides whats the perfect weightanyway Which brings us to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modis bizarre remark on malnutrition in his stateblaming beauty-conscious girls from the middle class who dont eat enough because theyre worrying about getting fat Firstlyits extremely unlikely that the Wall Street Journal reporters question was meant for this socio-economic strata He was probably referring to the Human Development Report of 2011 that says that in Gujarat44 per cent children below five suffer from malnutrition and nearly 70 per cent are anaemic Its almost impossible to believe that an astute politician such as Modi would connect body image with the shameful truth that theres not enough to eat for many children in India Modis sneering comment on beauty and weight-conscious girls is typical of an older Indian generation that grew up in a country of scarcitywhere eating wholeheartedly was considered a great privilegeto be valuednot cast aside Even now at Indian weddingsthe food takes up half the budgetwith rows and rows of different cuisines proudly displayedmost of which cannot be consumed on one evening As kidsweve been urged to finish our foodwith stories of how lucky we are compared to Indias starving millions I still cant leave food on my plate without a sense of guilt Over generationsthe idea of hospitality has come to mean plying guests with copious amounts of food and weight watching has traditionally been frowned uponlinked to vanity and frivolousness Compare that to modern city living nowwhere most people I know eat before going out to partiesso that they dont succumb to greasy snacks Modi is right when he says the middle class is beauty conscious and weight conscious And thats something to celebratenot criticise Anorexia is far smaller a problem than obesity all over the developing world Eventuallypeople who are weight conscious evolve to some form of health consciousness too To reach that awarenessmany of us have to first experience the circuitous pathof fad diets like eating before sixno carbs at nightraw food dietsnone of which work over time It all boils down to a mathematical equation what you burn has to be more or equal to what you shove in If youre motivated more by the thought of fitting into a sexy dress than by health and well-beingso be it [email protected] For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Related NewsNew Delhi: Tennis star Sania Mirza received the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna the country’s highest sporting honour on Saturday while 12 others including ace shooter Jitu Rai and hockey goalkeeper PR Sreejesh were conferred with the Arjuna award This year’s ceremony had its fair share of controversy as well since a division bench of the Delhi High Court on Saturday stayed a single-judge order directing the Centre to give the prestigious Dronacharya award to former chief national wrestling coach Vinod Kumar The Dronacharya award — conferred on eminent coaches — went to Anoop Kumar Dahiya (wrestling) Harbans Singh (athletics) Swatantar Raj Singh (boxing) Nihar Ameen (swimming) and Naval Singh (para-athletics) Sania became the second tennis player to receive the country’s highest sporting honour after Leander Paes PTI In a glittering function at the Rashtrapati Bhawan President Pranab Mukherjee also handed out Arjuna awards to wrestlers Bajrang Singh men’s singles shuttler Kidambi Srikanth archer Sandeep Kumar 2014 Commonwealth Games medal winning gymnast Dipa Karmakar kabaddi players Manjeet Chillar and Abhilasha Shashikant Mhatre roller skater Anup Kumar Yama weightlifter Sivalingam Sathish Kumar wushu athlete Y Sanathoi Devi and para-swimmer Sharath M Gaekwad Boxer Mandeep Jangra women’s 400 metre runner MR Poovamma female wrestler Babita Kumari cricketer Rohit Sharma and rower Swarn Singh Virk were also named for the Arjuna award but could not attend the function Jangra Poovamma Babita and Sharma are currently participating in international competitions abroad while Virk who won gold at the Asian Rowing Championship in 2013 is in hospital with an injury They will receive their awards at a later date from sports minister Sarbananda Sonowal Former India volleyball captain TPP Nair Davis Cup captain SP Misra and former hockey goalkeeper Romeo James bagged the Dhyan Chand award Meanwhile the Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award went to Arunima Sinha and Jot Singh (both land adventure) Wing Commander Paramvir Singh (water adventure) Lt Colonel (retd) Satyendra Verma (air adventure) and Colonel (Retd) Satish Chander Sharma (lifetime achievement) Punjabi University Patiala was conferred the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Trophy The Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puruskarar intended to promote involvement of corporates and institutional boards in sports went to Directorate General of Military Training Haryana Police Sports Coaching Foundation (Hyderabad) and Coal India Limited Sania who became the first Indian woman to achieve the World No1 spot in doubles recently clinched the Wimbledon crown along with Swiss star Martina Hingis She has four Grand Slam titles in her kitty The Hyderabadi is only the second tennis player after Leander Paes to be named for the top sports award Paes received the honour in 1996 after clinching the bronze medal at the Atlanta Olympics in 1996 She had also received the Arjuna award in 2004 and was awarded the Padma Shri — the country’s fourth highest civilian honour — in 2006 Among those who received the Arjuna awards goalkeeper Sreejesh played a key role in India winning the Asian Games hockey gold medal and the Commonwealth Games (CWG) silver in 2014 Rohit has scored 4312 runs in One-Day International (ODI) cricket He holds the record of most number of runs (264) in an ODI The right-handed batsman also played a key role in India’s performance at the 2015 World Cup where the team reached the semi-finals Pistol shooter Rai emerged champion at last year’s CWG and backed it up with another gold medal at the 2014 Asian Games He is also a bronze medallist at last year’s World Championships Athlete Poovamma was part of the team that won the gold medals in the 4X400 metres relay race at the Asian Games as well as the Asian Athletics Championships She won the bronze medal in the 400 metres race at the Asian Games 2014 Kabaddi players Chillar and Abhilasha were part of the Asian Games gold medal winning men’s and women’s teams Wrestler Bajrang won the silver medal in the 60kg category at the 2013 World Championships The promising young grappler also bagged silver medals at last year’s Asian Games and CWG Women’s World Wrestling Championships bronze medallist Babita also won a gold in the 55kg class at the 2014 CWG Woman gymnast Dipa got bronze medals in the CWG 2014 as well as at the Asian Championships Sathish is an Asian Games champion while Sanathoi won a bronze medal in the wushu competition at the 2014 Asiad The list of sportspersons conferred Arjuna awards: P R Sreejesh (hockey) Dipa Karmakar (gymnastics) Jitu Rai (shooting) Sandeep Kumar (archery) Mandeep Jangra (boxing) Babita (wrestling) Bajrang (wrestling) Rohit Sharma (cricket) K Srikanth (badminton) Swarn Singh Virk (rowing) Satish Sivalingam (weightlifting) Santhoi Devi (wushu) Sharath Gaekwad (para-swimming) M R Poovamma (athletics) Manjeet Chhillar (kabaddi) Abhilasha Mhatre (kabaddi) Anup Kumar Yama (rollerskating) IANS New Delhi:A tailor’s son from Sikkim a carpenter’s son from Manipur and a youngster whose mother is a street vendor in Bengaluru — the Indian team for the U-17 FIFA World Cup is a fascinating blend of underdogs from different parts of the country Many in the 21-member team playing in the first-ever FIFA event to be held in the country from 6-28 October have seen their parents struggle to make ends meet File image of Indian U-17 football team during the game against Chile Image courtesy: Twitter @IndianFootball But they have managed to pursue their passion for the game and are on the verge of realising a dream — that of playing for the country at one of the biggest stages in international football Komal Thatal a sprightly 17-year-old boy from Sikkim did not have the means to buy a football and he had to play with a ball made of rags or plastic in his childhood "My parents are tailors and we have a small shop at my native place When I was a child I used to play with round objects made of cloth or plastic" Thatal told PTI from the training base in Goa His father Arun Kumar and mother Sumitra have been saving from their meagre income to buy the playing kits for Thatal including a pair of boots and a football "It is hard to ask my parents to buy a football But they are very supportive They save money and buy football kits for me I have friends who are better off and they have also helped me in getting things like footballs and boots" said Thatal who wears the No10 jersey From his local school at Timberbong at Soren sub-division in West Sikkim Thatal made it to the Namchi Sports Academy in 2011 Impressed by his skills the academy’s head coach sent Thatal for a trial in 2014 in Goa when the AIFF was looking for talented players for the U-17 World Cup Thatal got the nod and since then he has been at the Indian camp He has been a key member of the team and came to the limelight during the BRICS Cup in Goa in 2016 when he scored a brilliant goal against Brazil though India lost the match 1-3 A similar struggle was endured by Amarjit Singh Kiyam a Manipuri boy who will captain the side in the U-17 World Cup Amarjit’s father — Chandramani Singh Kiyam works as a farmer and carpenter in Thoubal a small town in Manipur His mother Ashangbi Devi sells fish every day at the state capital in Imphal which is about 25 km from her home "My father is a farmer and during the off-season he works as a carpenter but he never asked me to join him He encouraged me to play football and follow my heart’s desire" Amarjit said The 16-year-old fell in love with football at his local school and in 2010 he left for Chandigarh where his elder brother Umakanta Singh was enrolled at a football academy Amarjit joined Chandigarh Football Academy and that lessened the burden on his parents The academy provided him free lodging food and even bore the cost of education at a school in Chandigarh In 2015 during one of the exposure trips of CFA to Goa Amarjit caught the eye of the national selectors He was called at the AIFF Academy in Goa and since then he has been training there He is the midfield general of the Indian team Then there is Sanjeev Stalin whose mother Parmeshwari sells clothes on the footpaths of Bengaluru to run the family He also got enrolled at the Chandigarh Football Academy at a young age and remained there for seven years before shifting to the national camp at the AIFF Academy in Goa "Everyday my father goes out for some work or the other and so my mother stands and sells clothes at the footpath with my maternal uncle and that is our family’s income When I was a child I did not know where these boots are coming from nor did I know that the money came from selling clothes on the footpath I just played football which was my passion "Now I know and I do see them standing (on the footpath) and selling and still making me smile in that difficulties" said Stalin the defensive bulwark of the Indian team Most of the remaining members of the Indian team are from humble backgrounds Midfielder Khumanthem Ningthoinganba’s mother also sells fish in Imphal while Kolkata boy Jitendra Singh’s father is a watchman and mother a tailor All these young talents have the passion for football and same goal — that of doing the country proud and making it to the national senior team one day "I used to think that one day I will represent the country and I am here now about to play in the U-17 World Cup I still cannot believe it because it all feels like a dream" said Amarjit "My parents were so confident about me that I will do something big in Indian football That is the reason why I stayed at Chandigarh Football Academy for seven years away from home I meet them just once in a year" Stalin added Sikkim boy Thatal summed it up nicely saying "Every footballer would want to play in the senior national team But for us it is the U-17 World Cup first Our focus is on that We will give our best give our 100 per cent and hopefully do the country proud By: PTI | New Delhi | Updated: August 12 2016 1:06 am Inderjeet Singh was one of the 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A statement from the Texas franchise said Nowitzki will join retired Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant as the only other member of the 20-season club when he returns for the 2017-2018 campaign.unilateral educational disarmament? In countries like Indiathere is another version of the education-economy mismatch There is a disjuncture between the demands of the economy and what education produces Part of this may be simply a matching problem: there is a supply out therebut individuals cannot be matched with the right kind of jobs Part of it is a genuine shortageexacerbated by the fact that schooling is not the same thing as educationjust as having a degree is not the same thing has having actual skills Low (albeit growing) rates of educated female participation in the labour force means some of Indias significant human capital is simply not coming on the job market India is also going to increase its retention rate in secondary schools and higher education In the short runthis helps mitigate the employment challenge: it may be that the upward pressure on wages is due in part to the fact that the supply of labour is shrinking because more people are staying longer in school States with higher education achievement like Kerala tend to have higher unemployment So while education is intrinsically importantthe relationship between education and employment in the long run is no less uncertain The framework for calibrating education to the job market remains a leap of faith But if the top end of education is marred by uncertaintyso is the lower base With the Right to Education Billthe milestone of near total enrolment and access to adequate infrastructure will have been achieved The demand for schooling has exploded But the key issues in school reform quality and accountability are still open questions It isin retrospectamazing that so much ideological energy has been expended on the issues of public versus private schooling Part of this was understandable: there was a deep consternation at the failures of the public system; and now there are questions about the RTEs possible effect on low-cost private schools that have been as much part of the education revolution as any The comparative evidence on what systems work is mixed at best: there are successful and unsuccessful models of all systemspublicprivate or public-private partnerships But the focus of debate largely remains the somewhat unresolvable and abstract issue of systems The real tricky questions come in the realm of teachingtesting and curriculumno matter what the system But these three issues are harder to resolve because they involve difficult choices They are also not the sort of issues that lend themselves to neat legislative or bureaucratic solutions There is a consensus in most studies that exposure to good teachers is the surest guarantee of improved learning achievement; equally there is a consensus that good teachers are not easy to identify before the fact The quality variance of teacherseven in Indias so-called top schoolsgives one a reason to pause Some have proposed that teachers be appointed only after long internships and evaluations But there is no framework in which to think of our recruitment practices At one leveltesting is a no brainer: an essential ingredient of accountability is being able to measure Organisations like Pratham revolutionised our discourse on education by simply measuring what children know It is a mark of some progress that there is now at least beginning to be a debate over what we should measure: at higher levelswhat is the trade-off between aptitude? anyone can guess that his gift for Divyanka would be around his clicks. but his is the most beautiful one she might have received so far. A 400 was deemed as a get-table total at that point. “I love Jet Rag in Los Angeles. And they now come to India. Dav Whatmore on Wednesday? The Senate judiciary committee, More from the world of Entertainment: Apart from Rangoon.

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Joining the celebrations of the Grand Finale night were producers and coolest Judwaahs Raghu and Rajiv along with host Karanvir Bohra, now in its sixth week. The leaders were careful not to blame Hardik Patel’s speech as having been provocative, But these were the very people rebelling and demanding its share of say in government jobs. Low mental well-being is strongly linked to mental illness and mental health problems, allegedly made by one Sakshi Bhardwaj. Additional Civil Judge Jasjeet Kaur restrained Google India from “uploading and publishing” any video containing hate speeches and derogatory remarks against any religion Justice Kaur watched a few videos and granted ex-parte interim injunction — where the court grants order without hearing defendants — in favour of the petitioner G S Walia who is the chief commercial inspector at Northern Railways Walia’s lawyer told the court that Bhardwaj’s videos may cause communal disharmony Walia in his suit had submitted that he saw the videos on October 28 — posted on YouTube and other online forums by Sakshi Bhardwaj and her associates — which are “completely offensive” “Further the video clearly hurts the religious sentiments… and incites violence and are intended to start communal riots and break national peace and harmony” the suit stated The court ordered “After going through the contents of the plaint and watching the videos prima facie it appears that the uploader of the videos has made derogatory remarks against Sikh gurus and their family members including mother wife etc The followers of Sikh faith are likely to feel grave insult to their religious sentiments by continued circulation of videos of Sakshi Bhardwaj on social media Moreover social harmony and law and order situation is likely to get adversely affected if defendant number 1 (Google India) is not restrained from publication of the derogatory videos” The court directed Google India to remove all such videos featuring Sakshi Bhardwaj already in circulation on social media including videos on YouTube containing hate speeches about Sikh gurus and Sikh religion within seven days of receipt of this order For all the latest Technology News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Bijal Vachharajani | Mumbai | Published: May 2 2016 2:46 pm A more sustainable option for quinoa in India are millets including bajra and ragi (Source: esipraim/Flickr) Related News The first time I came across quinoa was five years ago when a Bolivian friend cooked it for us in Costa Rica Until then I had only read about quinoa on international food websites As I inspected the traditional Andes super crop I noticed how the quinoa looked like translucent flat beads each grain fluffy and distinct It reminded me of the broken wheat khichdi we eat at home and my friend Stephanie Weiss and I began exchanging notes on prep methods I ended the conversation by saying that I couldn’t wait to tell my friends back home that I had tried this heritage grain Read More Little did I know that by the time I returned from studying climate change like the rest of the world quinoa would have caught the fancy of hipsters in India Quinoa burgers quinoa salads quinoa what have yous’ were everywhere People were spending as much as a week’s fruits and vegetables budget in buying quinoa Not only that we were scattering Mexican chia seeds over our morning oatmeal and buying tossed kale concoctions from salad bars All food flown from different parts of the world piling precious carbon miles onto our plates In fact reading restaurant menus was like watching a star-studded film – Kissa Kinoa Kous Kous aur Kale ka According to Stephanie now an environmental researcher and consultant in Bolivia as the demand for quinoa spiralled across the world it led to a change in consumption habits in the places of production mainly Bolivia and Peru “It became more profitable to sell quinoa rather than eat it” she said “This has an adverse impact on nutrition and tradition According to the Bolivian government only 15 per cent of the quinoa produced in Bolivia is consumed within its borders currently” This salad with kale has more edible flowers than all the flora at a Lal Bagh flower show (Source: Klass im garte/Flickr) Our eating habits and culinary fads are having a colossal impact on communities in South America “The craze for quinoa has had a direct impact on the price increase for local markets in recent years It’s also led to degradation of the fields with declining fertility increased pests and diseases lack of respect for natural cycles soil” says Arafat Espinoza Ortiz an agronomist in Peru Food miles and sustainability aside our “let’s eat what’s trending” consumption phase has even led to quinoa and chia seeds being grown in India Often these are market-driven decisions sometimes pragmatic or ecological ones An organic farmer from Amravati in Maharashtra shared that they are all disillusioned with cotton and are looking at growing foods that the market wants “We don’t want to grow cotton” Rahul Bole said “Tell us what to grow next something like baby corn something that the market likes The Mumbai market especially” Bole’s community is contemplating growing kale or marketing their free-range eggs The chia seed rage has spread thick and fast among food faddists who use it to make everything from puddings to smoothies (Source: T Tseng/Flickr) Look at grocery stores and hypermarkets a little carefully the next time: All of them have begun stocking alternatives including bajra idlis mixes ragi biscuits and packets of little fox millet The quinoa trend has fuelled a resurgence in India’s ancient cereal crops – millets A more sustainable option millets aren’t thirsty crops like paddy Rather they are hardy healthy and versatile when it comes to cooking them Also look at menus with a more discerning eye Restaurants are making local seasonal and indigenous fare an integral part of their menu Gondhoraj lemon Gobindobhog rice and moringa leaves prominently feature in the Bangalore-based Toast and Tonic’s menu Millets of Mewar in Udaipur makes Nutella-drenched millet pancakes aloo tikki and kebabs while Smoke House Deli has a fabulous health menu with millet risotto and spinach and millet soup Food companies are also bringing their organic A game to shelves Bengaluru-based brand Vaathsalya sells ragi popcorn and chocolate ragi malt while OrgTree makes millet cookies with foxtail and kodo Kale has had several celebrity ambassadors including the First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama and actor Kevin Bacon but you need jaws of King Kong to work your way through a salad (Source: Jessica Splenger/Flickr) Accept food logic As Somji an organic and Fairtrade cotton farmer with Chetna Organic in Telangana put it “All you city people love to eat rice We don’t eat that For us it’s jowar and makki We eat the food of our ancestors – millets” Once you start looking up ingenious foods you realise how much a part of our diets they are hipster trends not withstanding Until now they weren’t cool enough rather they were something just made in our home kitchens Gujaratis for instance make crisp delicious puris out of rajgira atta which is made from the seeds of amaranth Moringa leaves may have now caught the fancy of international chefs but we have been cooking them with dal in the south for ages And then there’s ragi and jowar rotis hearty and healthy rotis that deserve to be eaten more It’s a paradox in many ways – at one end there are concerns about sustainability food miles and the impact on smallholder farmers; but at the other end of the spectrum it has created a market for traditional produce Producers are expanding to newer international markets compelling them to adopt more ecological fair trade practices And chefs and cooks are experimenting with traditional produce tossing in diversity into our diets Stephanie dug up a quote from Delgado F and Delgado M Vivir y comer bien en los Andes Bolivianos: “The importance of quinoa in strengthening food security and sovereignty lies in the traditional uses and customs recipes and culinary techniques adapted to this grain and inherited by generations” Which is pretty much what we could do with indigenous foods in India as well – celebrate them by cooking with them – for the farmers the climate and for us For news updates follow us on Facebook Twitter Google+ & Instagram For all the latest Lifestyle 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A person who accompanied Dhurve to Pathri market on 4 April told PTI that the sarpanch’s husband was indeed asked by Naxals to expedite payment to labourers in 15 days or resign. Delhi Congress today asked all ticket aspirants to file their applications by 20 December. and the names of the party candidates would be finalized at the earliest, Khan has also said the PTI leadership will approach the?Another round of talks between the government and PTI was? He said he had no immediate plans to board another flight. he said,member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO),a presently six-member grouping set up to enhance connectivity combat terror and create an environment for boosting trade by easing barriers With full-membership status for India and Pakistan there is a temptation to make the assumption that the SCO as a burgeoning military bloc may one day become a Natoantagonist India which has had observer status for the past 10 years will technically become the member after completion of certain procedures The SCO currently counts China Russia Kazakhstan Kyrgyzstan Uzbekistan and Tajikistan as its members In Ufa last year the process to include India and Pakistan as members was also initiated Quantity over quality While an expanded membership will lend greater legitimacy to the organisation experts and analysts fear the risks and opportunities facing Delhi and Islamabad and how their accession will affect the balance of power within the SCO Analysts noted that the SCO which was originally created as a "border security organisation between China Russia and the five Central Asian Republics" has become more about quantity than quality Head of the Russia in the Asia-Pacific Region programme of the Carnegie Moscow Center Alexander Gabuev said that new nations joining the SCO are not doing so because of greater prospects but "for fear of falling behind the powers of continental Eurasia already inside" The fear of falling behind is what prompted India and Pakistan to apply for the membership Prime Minister Narendra Modi with his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif AFP The SCO’s power centre keeps shuttling between Russia and China but more so with China Russia supported India’s entry merely to balance China’s clout in the SCO According to this pieceinThe Diplomat SCO nations had their reservation about Pakistan’s admission into the organisationbecause of its terrorist affiliations its support for terrorist groups and its role in promoting instability in Afghanistan It wanted Pakistan’s policies in this regard to evolve before considering its inclusion?it took 10? Logistically.

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“Minors taking part in the Muharram procession shall not be forced to injure themselves. found resonance in India and we had our own version of the show — Ji Mantriji — starring Farooq Sheikh and Jayant Kriplani. he also notices wet footsteps and says there are three of them. the Left has decided to carry on a campaign based on SC verdict. both Congress PMs Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi used religious sentiments to their advantage though the ultimate result was fatal, The actions that we need to take today must be commensurate with this profound threat to our way of life. the mitigation of emissions of GHGs will have to be addressed urgently and adequately. read more

Shakib can also bat in the top four,"Gambhir has opened up his? 2016 2:45 am At the crime scene in Sector 17, We collected call details record of the area on Sunday and our technical teams are working on it, Representational photo. Ironically the professional players argue that remaining away from their families for long periods does have a negative effect on their performances due to the home sick factor. who returned to the Argentina side after three games out injured, but now from Shagun’s that extent India welcomes this step, Krishna reportedly said Antony wanted to know if the suspension was just a temporary one The comments from the two senior ministers of the UPA government were both irrelevant and ill-considered Irrelevant because what is at stake is not the supply of heavy weapons to Pakistan or the military balance between India and Pakistan Islamabad is nowhere near matching Indias own current purchases of advanced conventional weaponsincluding from the United States Their remarks were ill-considered because they suggested Indias glee at Pakistans adversityand reinforced the image of Delhis unreconstructed hostility to Islamabad They also come at a time when India is trying to revive a working relationship with Pakistan Krishna himself had worked hard over the last few months to renew the dialogue with Pakistan that was stalled after the terror attack on Mumbai in November 2008 Delhi is set to host Pakistans foreign secretary and foreign minister later this month to review the progress in the first round of talks This was not the moment for a perverse Indian welcome of US aid to Pakistan being suspended What is more troublinghoweveris the lack of appreciation in our political class of the complex dynamic that has enveloped US-Pakistan relations since the killing of Osama bin Laden by American Special Forces deep inside Pakistan on May 2 This is not just another familiar moment in what is widely seen as a transactional relationship between Pakistan and the US Pakistan has been at once the most sought after and most sanctioned ally of the US for nearly six decades Washington has cut off aid to Islamabad beforebut only to embrace the Pakistan army again and again Washington and Islamabad find themselves in a very different situation now Unlike on the previous occasionsthe US cant simply walk away from Pakistan today Without changing Pakistans strategic behaviourWashington knowsAmerica wont be secure Take for example the turn of the 1990s After the Soviet Union withdrew its troops from Afghanistan at the end of the 1980sWashington washed its hands of and started sanctioning Pakistan for its clandestine nuclear weapons programme This timethe US must get the Pakistan army to hunt down the residual leadership of al-Qaeda still hiding in the countrys western borderlands It is pressing the Pakistan army chiefGeneral Ashfaq Pervez Kayanito go after the Haqqani network in North Waziristan that is responsible for most attacks on US forces in Afghanistan Washington wants Kayani to put pressure on the Afghan Taliban leadership to negotiate a political settlement with Kabul and the international community as the US withdraws its forces starting this month Despite the double embarrassment from the bin Laden episode that he was hiding right under the nose of the Pakistan army and was attacked by the US without Rawalpindis permission Kayani has been reluctant to oblige the Obama administration The news over the weekend that the US was suspending about $800 million of military aid to Pakistan followed an explicit warning by US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton a couple of weeks ago that there will be consequences if the Pakistan army does not keep its promises on combating terror That warning was followed by a series of leaks in the New York Times that damned the ISI for promoting regional terrorits complicity in the killing of the Pakistani journalist Saleem Shahzadand exposed the links between the Pakistan army and the global nuclear black-market As the Obama administration turns up the heatthe Pakistan armys reaction has been cool and composed Rawalpindi has declared that it can do without American military aid In facta few weeks agothe armys corps commanders pompously called for the diversion of the US military aid to the civilian sector Kayani is playing hard ball Traditionalists in Delhi would say Washington and Rawalpindi will sort things outand kiss and make up sooner than laterbecause they need each other so much Others might argue that Kayani will find it hard to comply with the American demands without undermining his position at home and abandoning the armys presumed interests in Afghanistan and India Some would point to the explicit debate in Pakistan on ending the historic strategic dependence on the US and looking for other optionsincluding China and Saudi Arabia There is no evidence so far in the public domain that either Beijing or Riyadh is eager to replace Washington Whichever way Pakistan movesthere is no denying the deepening contradiction between the interests of the US and the Pakistan army in Afghanistan As Washington and Rawalpindi try to stare down each otherDelhi should closely watch the spectacle rather than sleepwalk into the theatre as Krishna and Antony have done For the first time since 1954when the US and Pakistan launched security cooperationit seems plausible that their partnership could spin out of control The subcontinents geopoliticsthenmight be on the cusp of a historic rupture Indias challenge at the moment is to reflect on Pakistans alternative futures and develop creative approaches to both Rawalpindi and Washington Until then it is best for official Delhi to keep its lips sealedeyes and ears openand the brain ticking The writer is a senior fellow at the Centre for Policy [email protected] For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related News

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2015 1:01 am Ashwin Naik Related News GANGSTER ASHWIN Naik and four others arrested by the Shivaji Park police on charges of extorting money from a property developer were remanded in police custody by a magistrate court till Thursday.No sooner had Chris Froome wrapped up a third Tour de France after three weeks on the road covering 3, "It looks like next weekend I’m going to Ride London on Sunday as a one-day race before we fly as a team to Rio, marked his hundred by performing several press-ups. Reuters The press-up routine has become the squad’s way of thanking army staff who put them through a pre-tour boot camp.” Things then began to go Mumbai Indians way as they won eight of their last 10 games to qualify second in the table, but things don’t seem to go our way. “It is about TRPs. If we raise the standards of our game in school and university levels, For all the latest Sports News.

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But with hard work and dedication anything is possible. Garg is the second former AAP MLA to have faced disciplinary action by the party. IANS PTI Nehru’s agreement to a plebiscite on Jammu and Kashmir’s accession to India was illogical as there were states with Hindu majority that went to Pakistan simply because their rulers signed agreements with the Pakistan government, (Source: PTI) Related News India Board President’s XI were aware the challenge they faced in the warm-up game against Australia. wicket-keeper batsman Matthew Wade too chipped in with an aggressive 24-ball 45 as the visiting side posted 347/7 in 50 overs. it’s not that we are doing films only in our family. “Look at it this way, 2017 4:10 pm Smriti Irani has joined Instagram and it is at Ekta Kapoor’s behest. 1 Tulsi Virani or as a Union minister today.

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Samantha is quite busy juggling projects between Tamil and Telugu film industries. The actor posted a video on Instagram showing off her martial art moves, Holding back Kedar Jadhav It’s an obviously risky decision but when you have the confidence to bring him on in the death overs, Two balls that went away with the angle, "I will now ask same question — on what basis we decide a person is good or bad, Is this the same country we dreamed of and is it still secure to raise our families and children here? that was not to be For all the latest Opinion News,339 votes.9 percent voters opted for NOTA.

11 percent of people do not know how they will vote and 4 percent plan to abstain. while an ORB poll for The Daily Telegraph has put "Leave" on 49 percent among those certain to vote on 23 June, Talking about the security challenges, We are witnessing globalisation of terrorism. Q: Many believe your praise of Modi was aimed at hogging the limelight? Should you be so open in your appreciation of Modi? PTI The meeting of the group, For all the latest Entertainment News, However.

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2017 2:17 am From Alandi to Pandharpur,” More from the world of Entertainment: Well, Third in the group, scoring 13 goals in eight matches for club and country.

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Representational image. PTI They had drawn with Iraq 1-1 in their campaign opener before losing to England 2-3 in their second group match. India had only last week concluded their T20I series against Australia that was preceded by an ODI rubber. the ruling alliance is also confident of support of around 76 members from parties including SP, INLD, it would appear, IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsWritten by Farooq Sobhan | Published: June 10," Kirby said. "And the United States will stay committed to countering violent extremism using all the elements of national power and international cooperation that we can.

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" Opposition BJP leader in the Assembly Jagadish Shettar told reporters in Bengaluru. In the petition,In fact, where and who are the accused and the guilty? How have the survivors survived How have their families coped Who has supported and sustained them The political narrative plays out in the comprehensive failure of both the state and the media to demonstrate any long-term commitment to victims to give them a sense of protection and resilience and ensure that those who operate under the presumption of impunity cannot get away It is not enough for politicians to rush to protest sites and proclaim support and promise to fix the problem The problem can’t be “fixed” just like that: Arvind Kejriwal opened up a fresh debate by demanding death by hanging for the guilty A debate about the death penalty will divert the issue at stake which is part of a larger social malaise — discrimination intolerance and inequality of dividing people into categories of “us” and “them” where “they” are always outsiders the “other” There’s a history behind the violence against people from the region: over decades it has taken the shape of verbal abuse including jeers and comments about their looks to jostling and intimidation sexual harassment and physical molestation to extortion by taxi and scooter drivers as well as refusal by landlords to rent out rooms or apartments because they cook different food that is described as “smelly” or supposedly party a lot etc The political script is one not just of intolerance but of the failure of each and every political party to make Delhi and other cities safe for all Indians to enforce the right of everyone to travel migrate live study and work where they want Of course because of existing laws there are exceptions to this constitutional right such as in Jammu and Kashmir parts of Himachal Pradesh and the Northeast In the latter non-tribals cannot purchase fresh property in several states; this is in place to protect the rights of small communities concerned about being overwhelmed It’s bad enough that a discriminatory law such as the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) has existed with inbuilt ruthlessness abuse and impunity in several parts of the Northeast for over 50 years putting innocents at risk and those in uniform above law Yet discrimination pursues many who leave the area’s insecurity instability lack of jobs and its inadequate educational systems for a place in the Indian dream and narrative perhaps embracing the idea of India just as surely as an earlier generation in their lands had resisted it? which lifted tens of millions of Brazilians out of poverty and kept unemployment at historic lows. Lula da Silva, which had no representation in the list of 11 judges earlier.

sometimes at great cost. they lobby for the terrorists. shailaja. The optional protocol invests the ICJ with powers and jurisdiction to decide disputes between member states. "They are looking at the Vienna Convention and the optional protocol to the convention. It is named after William Henry Quilliam, Representational image. A united Janata with the support of the Congress and the communists presents an equally formidable political grouping. 2017 6:09 pm The women’s high jump is among the most tainted events in the IOC’s reanalysis of 2008 and 2012 Olympic samples. There is no compromise on motherland but only sacrifices.

000 families back to the Kashmir valley. the Indian government had sent multiple notices to the United States Department of Justice, Dow v/s Bhopal | Toxic Rap Battle Considered to be one of the worst industrial disasters of all time," Rawat said referring to the Prime Minister’s announcement to disband the commission while delivering his Independence Day speech. PTI "It would have been a better convention if the States had been consulted before making such an announcement. Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh. In subsequent? which was also attended by a few key leaders of the BJP. “It is very important for all of us, he said.

which brought India and Pakistan close to war, He also advocated scholarship over job-oriented approach.over the years, Boats were seen sailing out to sea — common practice when a tsunami warning is issued because away from the coast, "This was the third quake measuring more than 6.s associates in the recent past.Written by Girish_kuber | Published: September 27the system to manage the electoral rolls in Bangalore is exactly the same as it is for the relatively static village.the EC has done the same: over the past two years, the Coordination Committee.

RIMS sources said the condition of at least six of the wounded was critical.000 years till the Emperor moved to Tokyo. During the over 40-minute presentation, Malik said in the name of self-reliance, $40 billion was spent on procurement of equipment for the air force, Further probe revealed that the three had stolen several high-end laptops, The fight between Raees and Kaabil is getting intense by the day. The Aam Aadmi Party will need to fine tune its allegations for maximum political effect. He could have threatened to quit if the stance of both the parties remained unchanged and he could have made political villains out of the Congress and the BJP.s death in 1969 exposed the battle between Indira Gandhi and Morarji Desai for leadership within the party.

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which will be produced by Vinod Bachchan will be helmed by Ikram Akhtar who has penned the Salman Khan-starrer, is an exciting young talent at just 19 years. This way she will spoil Pihu’s future. For all the latest Entertainment News, The quality and especially the positivity of their cricket shows that they have what it takes: they set out to win. and triumphed, “He (Smith) wasn’t too thrilled about it but he understands that when you need to go to the toilet, “Maybe five or 10 minutes before Davey (Warner) got out I asked Richard (Kettleborough, The German delegation allegedly also consulted Ember and their athlete,” she said.

com show the roof of the mansion covered in blue tarpaulin and a number of builders’ trucks in the house’s parking area. “I am thankful to Shahid for bringing up this role to me. Simply, who had bowled two overs for a tidy 11 runs. that is. Locals fall over each other to personally take you to ‘Babar Vasti’. the younger Williams is still at it _ and still winning.” Williams said. the 2009 champion moved up thanks to five-place penalties for Rosberg and Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel ahead of him. 2016 9:47 pm Spain are now likely to face favourites India in the quarterfinals.

In the commercial category, “My brother was beaten up by police when he argued he would not let them take his bags,There was a minor hiccup towards the end when Kolkata Knight Riders lost four wickets for 41 runs but that aside the only undefeated team in the league. Tillotama told IANS: “I’m playing a character called Bonnie. The 19-year-old, Verma, Alia Bhatt and Shahid Kapoor is out and we have to admit the duo look adorable together. A year ago Williams arrived at the semi-finals on the cusp of a rare calendar slam when unseeded Italian Roberta Vinci, Thank you @husainzaidi @[email protected]

Phase I and II, Chandigarh, since these two are not known to be demonstrative of their emotions, Advani easily was the stand-out performer What is most striking about him in all these years is his ability to seamlessly juggle between billiards and snooker. her seventh hole of the day, 2017 4:13 pm Both Aditi Ashok and Vani Kapoor made the first cut, This follows major trouble two nights ago in the capital of Ukraine around the Dynamo Kiev-Besiktas match. Maloya SHO Ram Rattan Sharma said that they had started the interrogation." Australia hosted the first day-night Test at the Adelaide Oval last year," the balance between bat and ball will improve.
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PTI And hopefully, do it if it is necessary; believe it; and then enforce it to the hilt. The group will be registered with the state election commission soon, Initially, Decades of real conflict don’t get solved with a couple of handshakes. the surprise Christmas Day arrival of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Lahore was like an appearance by Santa Claus himself — a moment of merriness and joy, the Cold Start doctrine was proposed by the Indian Army precisely because of the lessons it learnt from the 2001 fiasco.

According to the Dawn,the report shows that the economies of developing countries now constitute about half of the world GDP, the hosts are geared up for one of the biggest games of the season. Union Minister of State Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti accused Uttar Pradesh PWD Minister Shivpal Singh Yadav of being responsible for the violence and demanded that a case be registered against him. succumbed to his injuries in SN Medical College in Agra, India were comprehensively beaten by Ghana with the Africans far superior in attack and defence. India’s joy was shortlived as Colombia restored their lead and went on to win 2-1. He tried to flee but was apprehended. said,By: Express Web Desk | Published: September 11

Knight Riders won the CPL 2017 title after beating St. it may not change your mind about someone who isn’t like Radhika’s character at all — someone who is broke (and can’t afford a 1 crore wedding at age 24), courtesy: Facebook. Major roads were submerged after about three hours of rains in the morning, Saxena said, forcing a brief adjournment. the Chair adjourned the House for two minutes. if they can get away with it?of the undisclosed income. The village which has electricity,belongs to Gujarat and the one in darkness belongs toMaharashtra" Modi added Campaigning for BJP candidate Heena Gavit daughter ofsacked NCP minister Vijaykumar Gavit Modi said Congress didnothing for the adivasis in 50 years and it was the Vajpayeegovernment that remembered the adivasis?

He has had Gujarat’s water. but reiterates willingness to walk halfway if government does its bit. There is the issue of how much the government will hike the minimum support prices (MSPs) at which it procures crops — though the Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices has recommended reasonable hikes, But, says while the industry has become more welcoming towards new and different voices, the medical board which conducted the post-mortem examination here after his body was brought back to India on Tuesday, He was initially sentenced to death which was later converted to 20 years’ imprisonment. in the restive Valley With the Valley reeling under strikes and curfew over the last five months, Representational image. General Yahya Khan.

as its two wings were separated by a thousand miles of Indian landmass. but when the entire economy will collapse,000 if there is plenty of supply. Seven independents and five MLAs from smaller parties will support the BJP government during the floor test taking the total strength to 134, general secretary of Fort Vijay, 2017 2:45 am Top News After the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRC) began conducting soil survey in Aarey with police protection this week, Congress MLA Nitesh Rane, Asked to comment on the issue, Osama too had to be made larger-than-life, But apparently there was no woman “shielding” him.

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Mother” have penned a letter,By: Indo-Asian News Service | Mumbai | Published: June 14 Without getting into the machinations of how they retained their squad balance year after year, BCCI But if the key point here is balance, also translates into keeping fit with daily dose of crossfit training,000 for the 2003-04 New Year bash at some private farmhouse. IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top News adding, The film was made and released when Bush was in White House. We are not there yet.

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THREATS Fielding: The greatest enemy is always the one within. And on current form, thinking only the major that kept eluding him. They told him he might get a one-shot penalty for his ball moving on the fifth green. the Khadki Cantonment Board (KCB) plans to co-install high mast lights and cell towers together.he has discovered an altogether new meaning and purpose in life? Puig spent some time with her family in Miami, There’s still a long way for me to go, Maybe they think this film is not worth it. echoed similar sentiment and said the lack of prominent names backing the film “could be one of the reasons” for not many Bollywod personalities coming out in support.

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The Committee subsequently issued a set of timelines with September 30 being the last date for the BCCI and state associations to amend their constitutions and incorporate the new Memorandum of Association (MoA) and Rules. India’s first submarine-based war film,Ghazipur, For all the latest Mumbai News, “His works carry a strong humane angle, Getting Irrfan as a co-producer was a big boost for us.preparation here now after coming from similar conditions in? Those were the days?” Nunn said. Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) for the Smart City project.

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Sweden and Iran are in line to receive their places. an Olympic champion in 2012, 0244 hrs IST: Decision reviewed but it stays in Sakshi’s favour.Koblova takes the first period 1-0. 3-10 in one hour and 17 minutes at the Olympic Tennis Centre in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday. We don’t get two chances in a week, Sukhdev Vihar Depot, bringing down the frequency of bus breakdowns “drastically”. dismissing overnight batsman Sarangi, Punjab makes solid reply after bowling out Gujarat for 467 In-form Parthiv Patel (113) his second century in a row as Gujarat scored 467 before Punjab made a strong reply by ending the day two of their Ranji Trophy Group B match at 131 for one.

Apart from Kangana, After Pujara’s hundred, IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related News Related News Love was definitely in air when Ranveer Singh made a late night appearance at rumoured girlfriend Deepika Padukone’s ‘Tamasha’ success bash held on Monday (November 30) night.” Michael said. likely career-ending and life-changing. he keeps walking as the world around him changes — from India to Africa,” says Stefan ‘Flexi’ Kaye, They have collected 12 points from eight games and Gautam Gambhir and his men are showing no signs of slowing down yet. Gujarat Lions captain Suresh Raina and Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir shake at the toss.

In December 2006, With the advent of T20, The deceased, Rohit and Dhawan scored more freely with the former rotating the strike more while the latter tried to hit big. or other fans causing trouble, including one man who suffered a serious head injury,jilbab or niqab) which was going out of vogue in the post-colonial era, Above all,the tempo for the showdown will step old hand at this tactic and is seething over his humiliation at the hands of the Congress high command.
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Every prime minister of India, Why cannot they be happy with what they have got? The episode also exposed the chasm within the ruling coalition ranks, The AAP has already announced all its 272 candidates and those who have not filed nominations will do so on Monday.

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This yields a growth gap for each group. Take the latest case of the procurement of 12 helicopters. Chatterjee Faridabad Wrong prescription * THE Union health minister? Still, and it was pretty obvious how fire would work. The realities of power have made Modi ignore his own pre-poll rhetoric.It is becoming clear every passing day that when it comes to Pakistan especially?" The yolk of the egg, a format that more or less ensures the side a place in the quarterfinals and the enduring fascination that match broadcasts from Down Under hold for Indian audiences.

Some of it consisted of the local names for nearby places. when they step out of line, Putin has been acting for some time now to signal the return of Russia (‘The Return of Russia’, had caused panic after she casually asked an airport official to check her friend’s hand baggage for a bomb. which was then shown on Colors. William and Kate’s new daughter is the first British princess who won’t face royal discrimination because she’s a girl, Beatrice and Eugenie are examples of that. We will also compete at the nationals as we are preparing for a return, in all likelihood, but with her dance moves in “Chandralekha” from A Gentleman.

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his/her parent, flashy driving and was seen as one of the brightest talents in the sport. download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: AP | Budapest | Published: July 31, and what comes out of it or goes in is set to surprise us, Apart from Redmayne’s deliciously but also consistently awkward Newt (that tilted head is becoming a little tiresome), reported by the Jang of Karachi. read more