So long AOL Instant Messenger

first_img LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. The Anatomy of Fear TAGSAmerica OnlineInstant Messengerthe Previous article6 Steps to a Happy Holiday of Healthy Eating FoodNext articleAnother Wekiva River adventure Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Free webinar for job seekers on best interview answers, hosted by Goodwill June 11 Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Support conservation and fish with NEW Florida specialty license plate AIM brought instant messaging to the masses, teaching skills for modern communicationToward the mid-1990s, America Online (by then going by its nickname, AOL) was the company through which most Americans accessed the internet. As many as half of the CD-ROMs produced at the time bore the near-ubiquitous AOL logo, offering early computer users the opportunity to surf the internet for a flat fee – at the time, US$19.99 for unlimited monthly access.With nearly half of U.S.-based internet traffic flowing through AOL, the stage was set for a social evolution of sorts that shifted our collective relationship with technology and each other. AOL Instant Messenger, or AIM, was launched in May 1997 as a way for AOL users to chat each other in real time, via text.The service’s Dec. 15 shutdown was announced, notably, on a new real-time text communication channel, Twitter. That is just one testament to AIM’s lasting effects on how people use technology to connect today.Interaction, in privateAIM provided a space for discreet real-time interaction, with a layer of privacy not necessarily afforded by the home phone. In 1997, mobile phones were still remarkably expensive (the Nokia 6160 cost about $900 and the Motorola StarTAC cost nearly $1,000) and most could not send text messages. A few savvy tech users used pager-speak to communicate “143” (“I love you”) to their partners; a few others learned how romantic an email can be. But technology-based interactions were limited; they didn’t allow for real-time connection and required access to a landline (if you were on the road, likely a payphone) and a computer terminal.The login page from, indicating the platform’s closure on Dec. 15, 2017 – complete with the author’s screen name, first established in 1997 when he was in high school. As of late November, none of his 150+ contacts was logged in. Nicholas Bowman/WVU, CC BY-NDAIM’s debut let friends and family connect in real time through their personal computers. Today, people might debate the proper balance between screentime and facetime in a society in which screens are seemingly everywhere. Yet communication research shows that screentime can complement rather than take away from facetime. For instance, scholars such as sociologist danah boyd argue that these venues were (and are still) critical for teenagers, who used AIM as a private space to engage each other and explore their own identities. For boyd, communication technologies have provided teens with ways to socialize with each other away from structured adult supervision – something that today’s children find increasingly difficult.Screen names and social interactionWhile certainly not the first form of social interaction online, AIM established for many people one of the most critical elements of online identity: the screen name. In a text-only environment, screen names provide some of the only identifying cues for users and become the user’s embodied identity. Through these screen names, the AIM space felt like a social one, populated with real people and personalities rather than cold screens and text. In fact, many people still use their AIM screen name for other social media services, and many more became skilled at creating and maintaining more than one screen name.Unlike face-to-face conversations, technologies such as AIM also allowed conversations to persist on-screen, both in the short term (during the chat) and in the long term (as an archived chat). This can affect how people see themselves, as well as their friends – as users revisit ongoing conversations, they can adapt their language (and even their self-presentation) accordingly.Communication, sans cuesWhen it became popular, the text-only nature of AIM seemed anathema to social interaction – after all, how could people communicate emotions and feelings via text, stripped of the nonverbal cues (such as facial expressions and touch) that are so critical to human communication? People didn’t make the connection to the fact that it’s fairly common to have in-person interactions disrupted by nonverbal cues – such as when someone’s facial expressions don’t match the content of the conversation.Early consensus about communication technology assumed that because the technologies didn’t have nonverbal communication cues, they would be less effective for communication. Tntdj, CC BYCommunication scholar Joseph Walther theorized that a reason communication technologies such as AIM were capable of fostering meaningful social interaction is that users are able to overcome the lack of nonverbals. In fact, he says, systems like AIM made it easier to form relationships online, because people might be less critical or judgmental of each other, knowing that some social cues were missing – and focus more on the words of the conversation itself.AIM is also where many people first saw and used emojis (then still called emoticons) to convey emotional context around ambiguous texts – adding a smiley or a frown-face to clarify what’s meant by a message such as “waiting for you to arrive.”The platform also proved fertile for the development of text-speak abbreviations to save keystrokes – the sorts of “LOL” and “BRB” notes now ubiquitous in smartphone texting. While some feared that teenagers’ use of techno-gibberish would damage their language development, today’s millennials are reading more than any other generation. This use of language suggests they may have more – not less – sophisticated communications skills.AIM as a legacy technologyAs AIM shuts down at the end of 2017, the program can fairly call itself a success. It provided the earliest widespread platform for real-time text-based chat, honing users’ skills for the eventual adoption of smartphone-based texting and microblogs like Twitter. Indeed, as AOL’s own statement about the shutdown says, “The way in which we communicate with each other has profoundly changed” – in large part because of AIM.Of course, for technology buffs still looking toward bygone technologies, another cue-lean, relational technology introduced in 1997 is making a comeback: The Tamagotchi digital pocket pets were re-released in November. Otherwise, those looking to revisit AIM after its closure might consider the video game “Emily is Away” to play through an interactive scenario with their high school bestie. 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Park Linné / kister scheithauer gross architekten

first_img IQ Real Estate GmbH CopyUrban Planning, Apartments•Cologne, Germany Urban Planning Kunkel + Partner GmbH & Co. KG Structural Design: Project Development:Beate Brune, Beate BruneBuilding Planning Work Phases 6 7:DORNIEDEN Generalbau GmbHBse Planning:Veit Brieden IngenieureBuilding Physics:Ingenieurbüro Heinrichs, Hürth-EfferenOutdoor Areas:thorsten zietz landschaftsarchitekt, DüsseldorfClient:DORNIEDEN PARK LINNÉ GMBH & CO. KGDesign/Responsible Partner:Johannes KisterDesign Team:Ruth Hofmann, Astrid Kunz, Magdalena MazurkiewiczCity:CologneCountry:GermanyMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Yohan ZerdounRecommended ProductsEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesRodecaRound Facade at Omnisport Arena ApeldoornMetallicsStudcoWall Stop Ends – EzyCapMetallicsTECU®Copper Surface – Classic CoatedEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesAlucoilStructural Honeycomb Panels – LarcoreText description provided by the architects. PARK LINNÉ Cologne: Laying of the foundation stone for 50 additional apartments‘PARK LINNÉ represent another example of how to convert industrial fallow sites into a lively urban district with stimulating effects on the surroundings’, client Michael Dornieden emphasises. In the presence of Senior Mayor Jürgen Roters, the laying of the foundation stone for the urban centre of the quarter, the three city villas LACANDÓN, TORRES and CRISTÓBAL, was now celebrated. The villas will provide 50 new apartments with floor areas ranging from 65 to 187 square metres and 64 parking spaces in the underground car park. The design was originated by kister scheithauer gross architekten (ksg) from Cologne, who implement a total of nine city villas (E2-E10) and one apartment complex (F1+G1) in the PARK LINNÉ development.Save this picture!Master PlanElegant city villas, classic townhouses, trendy lofts, and stylish city apartments, embedded in a unique garden landscape, at the highest level – that is how the client, DORNIEDEN PARK LINNÉ GMBH & CO. KG, formulated his wishes. The urban planning concept is based on the image of an urban quarter with proportioned streetscapes and discernible detached houses. This ensemble is framed by distinctive, higher corner buildings, which define the new spatial edges.Save this picture!© Yohan ZerdounThe buildings LACANDÓN (E8) and LA GALLEGA (E3) serve to define a gate situation leading into the interior of the site under development. The space derives its order from the staggering of building depths and heights. Towards the south, an imaged sequence of squares develops along an axis, which is further emphasised by the positioning of groups of trees. ‘Clear shapes and inherently consistent façades characterise the external appearance of PARK LINNÉ“, Professor Johannes Kister explains.Save this picture!ElevationWith protrusions and recesses the different alternating plastered surfaces in bright colours give the buildings a classic-modern appearance. The entrance portals are partly equipped with wooden doors as well as stone slabs and visually structure the entire ensemble. Furthermore, windows predominantly extending down to the floor, loggias and roof terraces determine the architecture. Considerately worked out details of the respective entrance situation give each villa its individual charm and strengthen the generation of an address.Save this picture!© Yohan ZerdounThe COLÓN apartment complex (F1+G1) has already been completed and the other residential units shall be ready for occupancy as from the end of 2015.Project gallerySee allShow lessJuuL House / NKS ArchitectsSelected ProjectsBuilding no. 8 / Skälsö ArkitekterSelected ProjectsProject locationAddress:Eupener Straße, 50933 Cologne, GermanyLocation to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Share Area:  24309 m² Area:  24309 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOr Clipboard Germany 2014 Project Management: Park Linné / kister scheithauer gross architektenSave this projectSavePark Linné / kister scheithauer gross architekten Projects 2014center_img Architects: KSG Architekten Area Area of this architecture project “COPY” Photographs Year:  Year:  ArchDaily Save this picture!© Yohan Zerdoun+ 8 Share photographs:  Yohan ZerdounPhotographs:  Yohan Zerdoun Park Linné / kister scheithauer gross architekten ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOr Clipboard “COPY” CopyAbout this officeKSG ArchitektenOfficeFollowProductConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsUrbanismUrban PlanningResidential ArchitectureHousingApartmentsCologneHousingGermanyPublished on May 29, 2014Cite: “Park Linné / kister scheithauer gross architekten” 29 May 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. 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Early Soybean Yields Good in Eastern Indiana

first_img Facebook Twitter Huffman said moisture levels are averaging between 28-22% and, with continued dry weather, should be ready for harvest in about 2 or 3 weeks, “We should be in the low 20% range on much of the corn, and this will fall into the teens in the next few weeks.” He added, however, that there are some fields in Eastern counties where corn has just reached black layer. By Gary Truitt – Sep 26, 2013 Previous articleLow-Cost Feed Alternative Available in Harvested Corn FieldsNext articleReports now Surfacing of Some Lower Indiana Yields Gary Truitt T C HuffmanThe soybean harvest is in full swing in Eastern Indiana counties, and early yields are good. Sunny and dry conditions have let growers in Eastern Indiana get the soybean harvest rolling. TC Huffman with DuPont Pioneer says yield results on the early planted varieties are good, “The 2.8 to the 3.2s have been pretty good , but I have some concern that these may be the best yields we get.” He told HAT some of the later season varieties did not benefit from the late August rain, and he does not expect them to yield as well. Audio Player Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook Twitter Early Soybean Yields Good in Eastern Indiana Home News Feed Early Soybean Yields Good in Eastern Indiana Huffman says many growers are focusing on soybeans while letting the corn continue to dry down in the field. Some early planted corn was harvested early in September, but later planted hybrids are still too wet. He worries, however, that some corn may not be able to stay in the field much longer, “I have been walking some of our research plots, and it has confirmed my fears that we have more stalk integrity issues than most people realize.”  He said strong winds or heavy rains could cause serious problems and create a real problem for corn left standing in the field. SHARE SHARE Listen to the complete report from TC Huffman on the DuPont/Pioneer agronomy page.last_img read more

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#BREAKING Gardaí investigating suspected Limerick stabbing

first_img TAGSBallycummin RoadGardaílimerickRaheenstabbing NewsBreaking news#BREAKING Gardaí investigating suspected Limerick stabbingBy Editor – October 28, 2017 4829 Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” Email Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Print Twitter Gardaí are investigating a suspected stabbing incident in Limerick in which a man in his 30s was wounded.The incident happened on the Ballycummin Road in Raheen at around 2.30am this morning.No arrests have been made and Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information to contact Roxboro Road Garda Station on 061 214 340.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads center_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival Previous articleBig drop in some Limerick city bus faresNext article#BREAKING Two men arrested in Limerick stabbing investigation Editor Linkedin Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash WhatsApp Advertisement Facebooklast_img read more

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Limerick is “poor relation” to Cork on number of COVID-19 vaccine…

first_imgLimerickNewsLimerick is “poor relation” to Cork on number of COVID-19 vaccine centres, Limerick Councillor claimsBy David Raleigh – February 15, 2021 687 Twitter Donal Ryan names Limerick Ladies Football team for League opener Advertisement Linkedin Email Previous articleWATCH: Andy Farrell and Iain Henderson reflect on French defeatNext articleSeveral Limerick charitable organisations welcome Lifeline Donation from Analog Devices David Raleigh Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live WhatsApp WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads center_img Facebook TAGSKeeping Limerick PostedlimerickLimerick Post Print Cllr Frankie DalyPhoto: Dolf PatijnTHE Taoiseach and Minister for Health have been asked to respond to criticism from a Limerick councillor who has the Treaty City and County have been ‘left behind” others, including the Taoiseach’s home county, Cork, over the number of COVID-19 vaccination centres to be rolled out.This afternoon Minister for Health, Stepehen Donnelly confirmed locations for 37 vaccination centres, which included one centre for Limerick and five centres for Cork.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Independent Limerick Councillor Frankie Daly, who is also on the board of the Regional Health Forum West, said: “I’m absolutely shocked at the whole thing, Limerick is the poor relation, and the Minister and the Taoaiseach need to be called out on it.”Cllr Daly said the vaccination centre earmarked for Limerick – the Radisson Blu Hotel – is actually located in County Clare, about a mile from the Limerick border, “so Limerick actually technically doesn’t even have any vaccination centre”.“What about the people in West Limerick, East Limerick, it’s a joke. We have the Taoiseach with his home county and its state of the art Pairc Ui Chaoimh, so when the vaccinations do arrive there, they are going to be set up ten times better than Limerick. Even Galway has the Galway races, (Galway Racecourse), and we’ve the Radisson, and lets be honest about it, it is a small hotel with a limited capacity in terms of vaccine pods and you couldn’t compare the Radisson to Pairc Ui Chaoimh.”“I’m calling on the government to relook at Limerick and provide vaccination centres within the city and county, I think it’s really unfair.”Cllr Daly, who is a member of the HSE Regional Health Forum West, added that, another of Cork’s vaccine centres, Mallow GAA Club, “is an absolutely monster development”.“I’d suggest the Gaelic Grounds in Limerick would definitely be one place they could set up a vaccine centre; our gaa clubs, our big churches in Limerick city; and, we have one of the biggest universities in the country at the University of Limerick”, Cllr Daly remarked.“It’s terrible, we are just being left behind, and there’s no clarity over when the centres are going to open, to me its a case of – keep it quiet and let everyone accept it and hope that nobody asks any questions – well I don’t think it’s acceptable”.Informed sources said the University of Limerick had offered its facilities as a vaccination site in early January this year, but it is not included in a list of 37 centres announced by the health minister this morning.A UL spokesman said: “UL President Professor Kerstin Mey has offered the use of UL facilities for vaccination purposes to Professor Brian MacCraith, chair of the COVID-19 vaccine taskforce. UL remains ready to support the HSE vaccination programme in any way it can. The roll-out of the programme and the logistics are a matter for the HSE.”The Department of Health was asked last Tuesday, and again last Saturday, and again this morning, about the offer by UL but it has yet to respond.Limerick Sinn Fein TD, Maurice Quinlivan, also questioned the lack of a vaccination centre within Limerick city, adding he was “deeply concerned” with the location announced by the health minister and that it the decision to locate one at the Radisson “beggars belief”.“One must wonder the extent of local consultation that was sought by the Department of Health in choosing this location.This decision demonstrates a lack of imagination and foresight,” said Deputy Quinlivan.“It is illogical to put the centre in a location that is remote for many city residents. The next cohort of people to be scheduled to avail of the vaccine are our more senior citizens. Many of these citizens are dependent on public transport and the selection of this location will put a burden on them,” he added.The Taoiseach and Minister for Health have been asked for comment. Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash Roisin Upton excited by “hockey talent coming through” in Limericklast_img read more

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India’s Overdue Appointment With Data Privacy

first_imgColumnsIndia’s Overdue Appointment With Data Privacy Mitisha Gaur30 Oct 2020 7:30 AMShare This – xThe past couple of years have been very exciting for data privacy enthusiasts in India. Beginning with the pronouncement of the judgement in the case of Justice K. S. Puttaswamy (Retd.) and Anr. vs Union Of India And Ors. by the Supreme Court of India, which has enunciated the Right to Privacy as a fundamental right falling under Article 21 which guarantees Protection Of Life…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginThe past couple of years have been very exciting for data privacy enthusiasts in India. Beginning with the pronouncement of the judgement in the case of Justice K. S. Puttaswamy (Retd.) and Anr. vs Union Of India And Ors. by the Supreme Court of India, which has enunciated the Right to Privacy as a fundamental right falling under Article 21 which guarantees Protection Of Life And Personal Liberty under the aegis of the Indian Constitution to the introduction of the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018 and the revision of the same following the comments from the stakeholders and the public to the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 (hereinafter PDP Bill). As a growing technology-based economy and a country with one of the highest per capita consumption of the internet, it is safe to say that the introduction of the privacy charter in the Indian legal sphere will be game changing. The current legal framework in India pertaining to technology laws and data privacy is derived from the Information Technology Act, 2000 (IT Act) and the Information Technology (Reasonable Security Practices and Procedures and Sensitive Personal Data or Information) Rules, 2011 (Personal Data Rules). Although, the IT Act does its fair bit to protect the rights of the citizens in the virtual sphere as well as redress any damages or injuries faced by them through misutilisation of technology, it does not adequately address the multifaceted spectrum of issues and precautions pertaining to Personal Data and does not address the right to data privacy of individuals at all. In an effort to understand why this is problematic let us examine the fairly recent decision by the Ministry of Information Technology (MeitY), which by invoking it’s powers under section 69A of the IT Act read with the relevant provisions of the Information Technology (Procedure and Safeguards for Blocking of Access of Information by Public) Rules 2009 and in view of the emergent nature of threats as well as the rise of tensions on the Indo-Chinese borders, decided to ban 59 mobile applications or apps of Chinese origin. A press release by the Government dated June 29, 2020 states that the decision was taken after information was received suggesting that these apps were engaged in activities prejudicial to the sovereignty and integrity of India. This was followed by the decision to ban another 47 apps on July 27, 2020 which were functioning as clones of the previously banned apps and another 118 apps being banned on September 02, 2020. To someone who is new to the privacy debate, this may sound like a triumph of the Indian Government, to us who have been interacting in this sphere, this confirmed our worst fears- the Indian cyberspace is at the mercy of the world and our citizens have no legal and quantifiable protection against the collection, processing and potential weaponisation of their Personal Data. The Personal Data Rules introduce the concept of Personal Data however, they fail to provide cohesive instructions pertaining to the handling of data or the specific responsibilities of all entities and stakeholders such as organizations collecting Personal Data, the intermediaries or third-parties involved in the processing or storage of Personal Data. One of the most crucial issues under the current legal framework is that foreign entities not registered under Indian law are allowed to collect, store and process sensitive personal data. This is problematic on two accounts (i) no verification of entities collecting personal data of citizens can be carried out as there may not be a certifiable way to do so thereby increasing the risk of misappropriation of the Personal Data and (ii) in case of any misappropriation of the Personal Data, there is no way to seek adequate redressal since the entities are not registered under India laws and therefore the exercising of jurisdiction on the relevant matter by a competent court may be a lengthy and tiresome process. This is an oversight which has allowed various foreign entities to not only constantly collect, store and process Personal Data of Indian citizens but also enter into valid and binding contracts with them such through the Privacy Policies and Terms and Conditions of Use (both being applicable and enforceable legal instruments under law) of websites and devices alike. Thus, permeating the legal sanctity of these legal instruments with enforceability and jurisdictional issues. This is where the need for an appropriate legal framework safeguarding data privacy becomes crucial. The Personal Data of Indian citizens must be treated with the same importance as the tangible national resources of the country, the inability of the Government to exercise control over the Personal Data of its citizens may not only cause undue and unauthorized exploitation of the same but also endanger the national security and sovereignty of the nation. The PDP Bill strives to provide the necessary legal framework pertaining to various stakeholders involved in the handling of sensitive personal data or information. It imbibes in its structure the rights and duties of entities collecting personal data, the person providing such Personal Data (while making adequate provisions for Personal Data of children) as well as the manner in which the transfer of Personal Data shall be done either within the country or outside the territory of India. The PDP Bill also carves out penalties for the contravention of its provision as well as offences pertaining to misappropriation of Personal Data. Further, two crucial points which the PDP Bill addresses are the obligations of Significant Data Fiduciaries which are entities processing high volumes of Personal Data, thereby ensuring to imbue the legislation with the necessary checks and balances and the introduction of the Right to be Forgotten, which is an indispensable extension of the Right to Privacy through various mechanisms like anonymization and de-identification of Personal Data. However, these mechanisms from a technical standpoint of safeguarding an individual’s Right to Privacy are not enough. For the Right to be forgotten to be upheld in a true sense, the organisations must configure their internal technical framework to not just randomise the data through protocols like anonymization and de-identification but to in fact unlearn and forget the data points which are associated with the individual. The true meaning of “The Right to be Forgotten” should be to enable a Clean-Slate Protocol in the most nuanced sense, with no data being left behind for revival, as and when necessary. The organisations, however, may for record-keeping purposes store the entire set of data in compliance with data retention regulations, if any but they must work towards ensuring that the learnt recommendation model unlearns these data points belonging to any person who may elect to exercise their right to be forgotten. However, the shortcomings of the PDP Bill lie in the unfettered power it provides to the Government to circumvent an individual’s Right to Privacy. This is in direct contrast to the solidified presence and unaltering characteristics of Fundamental Rights. Therefore, it is critical that a legislation, aimed at providing safeguards and structure to the Fundamental Right to Privacy does not empower the Government to disperse the same at its own justification, an action which will not only be ultra vires the legislative arm of the county but also defeat the very purpose of the law, given the impermeability of the Constitutional and Fundamental Right to Life and Liberty under the aegis of which the Right to Privacy has been envisaged. While it is clear that India’s overdue appointment with Data Privacy has a few more hours until it begins, nothing stops its citizens and its corporations to undertake self-governance pertaining to the practices involving the safeguarding of the Right to Privacy which has been guaranteed by the Constitution of India, a charter of the people, for the people and by the people.Views are personal.(Author is a Practicing Lawyer at Mumbai)Subscribe to LiveLaw, enjoy Ad free version and other unlimited features, just INR 599 Click here to Subscribe. All payment options available.loading….Next Storylast_img read more

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Sunanda Pushkar Death Case- “Statements Of Family Members, Witnesses Suggest No Mistreatment By Shashi Tharoor To His Wife”: Sr Ad.Vikas Pahwa Tells Court

first_imgNews UpdatesSunanda Pushkar Death Case- “Statements Of Family Members, Witnesses Suggest No Mistreatment By Shashi Tharoor To His Wife”: Sr Ad.Vikas Pahwa Tells Court Nupur Thapliyal23 March 2021 9:02 PMShare This – xA Delhi Court on Tuesday continued to hear Senior Advocate Vikas Pahwa, appearing on behalf of Congress MP Dr. Shashi Tharoor, an accused in the Sunanda Pushkar Death Case on the framing of charges in the matter.Special Judge Geetanjali Goel heard Pahwa in the presence of Dr. Tharoor while he continued his submissions on charge today.While Pahwa, on the last date of hearing, argued that there…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginA Delhi Court on Tuesday continued to hear Senior Advocate Vikas Pahwa, appearing on behalf of Congress MP Dr. Shashi Tharoor, an accused in the Sunanda Pushkar Death Case on the framing of charges in the matter.Special Judge Geetanjali Goel heard Pahwa in the presence of Dr. Tharoor while he continued his submissions on charge today.While Pahwa, on the last date of hearing, argued that there was no conclusive proof suggesting the real cause of death even after 4 years, his arguments today rested on the individual facts of the case and statements of the family members of the deceased, showing that no allegations were ever levelled against Tharoor by the family.According to Pahwa, it was submitted before the Cour that this was not a case where the prosecution was unable to prove the real cause of death as the same was clear from the evidences including the post mortem report and other medical reports proving that this was neither a suicide or a homicide.Submitting so, Pahwa argued “They should not feel it’s a post office and they can file anything they want.”Pushkar had been found dead in January 2014 at a hotel in New Delhi. In 2015, and an FIR had been filed in this regard. In May 2018, Dr. Tharoor was charged with abetment to suicide and marital cruelty under Sections 306 and 498A of the Indian Penal Code.Substantiating his arguments on behalf of Tharoor, Pahwa submitted that none of the family members of the deceased, Sunanda Pushkar, had ever levelled any allegations against him. In doing so, he referred to the statements of such family members.Moreover, Pahwa argued that according to some of the family members, it was submitted that Tharoor even took Pushkar to the doctors, not only in India but while they both were in France, owing to her medical conditions.Relying on the statement of Sunanda Pushkar’s son, Pahwa argued that “The only son of the deceased clearly said that Tharoor had nothing to do with the death but my friend (Prosecutor) wants to frame charges on him.”After hearing the arguments at length, the judge posted the matter for further arguments on 26th March 2021 at 2PM.On the last date of hearing, Pahwa substantiated his arguments on three major aspects: firstly, on the allegations pressed upon by the Police; secondly, oon questioning the conduct of Doctors conducting Medical Autopsy and Post Mortem and lastly, there being no definite opinion on Cause of Death made out from 2014 to 2017 according to various reports by Medical Boards.Pahwa therefore submitted before the Court that:”If you cannot establish suicide, then there can be no sec. 306 case. First you have to establish there has been a suicide. From 2014 to 2017, it has been 4 years. They have given opinion, its neither suicide nor homicide. Again a null in the investigation. Even when the report said there was no suicide, they registered a case under sec. 302. They don’t say it’s suicide. This is answer to your third category, accidental. This is accidental where there is no intention. Suicide cannot be without intent. I am not talking abetment at the moment. I am talking about suicide. For suicide there has to be intent. I am relying on medical documents relied by them. How does sec. 306 come into play?” Read Also: Sunanda Pushkar Death Case- No Conclusive Cause Of Death After 4 Years, Even Suicide Not Established: Sr. Adv. Vikas Pahwa Tells Delhi CourtSubscribe to LiveLaw, enjoy Ad free version and other unlimited features, just INR 599 Click here to Subscribe. All payment options available.loading….Next Storylast_img read more

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Derry security alert declared a hoax

first_img Pinterest Google+ There was disruption for a time in the Eastway area of Derry last night after police received reports of a suspicious object in the area at approximately 9.30.The object was examined by Army Technical Officers, and was subsequently declared a hoax.Police in the city are urging anyone with any information about the incident or anyone who was driving in the area of Eastway and who has dash cam footage to contact them.******************PSNI statement in full – Detectives are appealing for witnesses following a security alert in the Eastway area of Derry/Londonderry on Sunday 26 January.Detective Constable Adam Beckett said: “At approximately 9.30pm police received a report of a suspicious object in the area of Eastway.  The object was examined by ATO and was subsequently declared a hoax. We would like to thank all those affected by this alert for their patience during the incident.I would like to hear from anyone with any information about the incident or anyone who was driving in the area of Eastway and who has dash cam footage. Detectives can be contacted at Strand Road by calling 101, quoting reference 1547 26/01/20.”Or, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111. By News Highland – January 27, 2020 Pinterest Twitter Derry security alert declared a hoax Facebook WhatsApp WhatsApp News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Google+center_img Homepage BannerNews RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articlePM to take place on body found in LetterkennyNext articleSnow in Donegal, but no major disruption News Highland Facebook Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Harps come back to win in Waterford Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic DL Debate – 24/05/21 Twitter Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population growslast_img read more

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Bluegrass jam is Saturday

first_img Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits You Might Like Budget talks begin for PCC The Pike County Commission held the first round of budget hearings on Monday. The good news is that the commission… read more Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Sponsored Content Latest Stories Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day The Little Sandridge Bluegrass Gospel Jamboree is set for Saturday at Little Sandridge, rain or shine.Dwight Berry, event organizer, said no matter what the weather the Jamboree will go on.“If it rains, we’ll go inside. If not, we’ll be outside under the shade trees,” Berry said and added laughing. “Either way, you might want to bring your funeral home fans.” By Jaine Treadwell “We just want people to come and hear the message of the music,” Berry said.Seating will be provided but those who prefer lawn chairs are encouraged to bring them.“We won’t charge admission but a free will offering will be received to help with the bands’ expenses and travel,” Berry saidLittle Sandridge is located 19 miles south of Troy on Highway 123 toward Ariton. Skip Book Nook to reopen Bluegrass jam is Saturday Email the author Admission to the Little Sandridge Bluegrass Gospel Jamboree is free and Berry said everyone who enjoys bluegrass gospel is invited to be a part of this first time jamboree.Berry has hosted or co-hosted several bluegrass gospel singings at Little Sandridge over the years but this is the first bluegrass gospel jamboree.“I feel like this is my ministry,” Berry said. “It’s through this music, these songs, that we can get the word out about Jesus.”A barbecue lunch will be provided and Berry said Kimble and Charlotte Adamson and several area churches are helping him put dinner “on the table.” Published 11:00 pm Tuesday, August 9, 2011 The Little Sandridge Bluegrass Gospel Jamboree will get underway at 11 a.m. Saturday and close with “Amazing Grace” at 4 p.m.“We’ve got three of the best bluegrass gospel bands from our area and two outstanding bands from outside the area,” Berry said. “The Benton Brothers and Company and the Monticello Bluegrass Gospel, both from Banks, will be our first two groups. Then, we’ll have the Bosheers Family from Leoma, Tennessee, the Seminole String Band from Seminole and Old Southern Gospel from Jack.”Berry said there is a possibility that the Broken Strings Bluegrass Band from Victoria will also take the stage. The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… By The Penny Hoarder Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Print Article Around the WebDoctor: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Health VideosIf 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 HealthGet Fortnite SkinsTCGThe 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 InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

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Double murder suspect captured, ending manhunt in Tennessee

first_imgTennessee Bureau of Investigation(MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Tenn.) — A desperate manhunt came to an end Friday morning as authorities announced the capture of a double murder suspect.The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office announced Friday that Kirby Gene Wallace, 53, who was wanted for killing two people, was in custody.“Wallace is in custody,” the office tweeted.The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation tweeted a photo showing Wallace in custody.Wallace was wanted for allegedly killing a 63-year-old woman on Sept. 23, authorities said.He’s also wanted for allegedly shooting a man to death and stealing his truck in Montgomery County, according to The Tennessean.He also held a woman in her 80s who was returning home from church at knifepoint, authorities said. He forced her into her home, where — this time at gunpoint — threatened her and tied her to her bed before fleeing in her vehicle, according to the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office.Authorities had offered a reward of $17,500 for information leading to his capture.Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.last_img read more

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Whitehall HR teams facing huge relocation challenge

first_imgWhitehall HR teams facing huge relocation challengeOn 23 Mar 2004 in Military, Personnel Today The relocation of 20,000 Civil Service jobs out of London and the South East– as detailed in the Lyons Report – will prove a massive challenge for HRdepartments in Whitehall. The report, backed by chancellor Gordon Brown in his Budget last week, ispart of the Government’s drive to improve efficiency and cut costs across theCivil Service. Lyons also recommends that the Civil Service needs a more co-ordinatedapproach if it is to minimise the costs and adverse impact of relocation andredundancy programmes. Mike Emmott, employee relations adviser at the Chartered Institute ofPersonnel and Development, predicted hard work ahead for government HR. “HR will carry the main burden of this process; it will involve massiveconsultation with staff and unions, identifying suitable locations, arrangingstaff visits, providing access to advice on schools, housing and localamenities,” he said. “The HR departments should really treat it as asort of military exercise.” David Samuell, public sector commercial director at consultancy DBM saidthat while logistic issues were important, HR would have to pay close attentionto micro-level people issues. “Staff will want to know what support mechanisms are in place to helpthem,” he said. The Public and Commercial Services union called for the Government tobalance regeneration of the regions with the need for public service jobs inLondon. The proposals come before the impact of the Gershon review of governmentefficiency – due in late April – which could see further job cuts as functionssuch as HR are standardised and shared. Emmott said the Lyons relocation plans may clash with the Gershon reviewbecause the Civil Service will require many HR professionals to manage theproject. By Mike BerryTo see a successful relocation case study go to Comments are closed. Previous Article Next Articlecenter_img Features list 2021 – submitting content to Personnel TodayOn this page you will find details of how to submit content to Personnel Today. We do not publish a… Related posts:last_img read more

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ARLA savages London mayor’s latest bid to control rents

first_imgLondon mayor Sadiq Khan has officially requested powers to regulate the private rented sector in the capital and issued a detailed report into its housing market.His proposals include introducing rent controls and open-ended tenancies and increasing notice periods to four months.Khan also wants to set up a city-wise register of landlords and rents and a new London Private Rent Commission to implement, monitor and enforce controls.The proposals go further than many other schemes that have been tried elsewhere including not only capping rent rises but also decreasing rents between tenancies until they become affordable.And in a somewhat contradictory move, the Mayor also says he wants to encourage investment in new and existing rental housing supply.“Unlike other Mayors around the world, I have no powers over the private rented sector,” says Khan.“That’s why this landmark report sets out a detailed blueprint of what the Government must do to overhaul tenancy laws, and what powers City Hall needs from them to bring rents down.”Industry reaction so farDavid Cox (left), Chief Executive of ARLA Propertymark, says: “Rent controls do not work; it hits hardest those it’s designed to help the most, and the Mayor of London has failed to learn the lessons of history.“The last time rent controls existed in this country, the private rented sector (PRS) shrunk to the lowest levels ever recorded.“At a time of demand for PRS homes massively outstripping supply, rent controls will cause the sector to shrink.“In turn, this means professional landlords will only take the very best tenants, and the vulnerable and low-income people that rent controls are designed to help, will be forced into the hands of rogue and criminal operators, who may exploit them.”Read the mayor’s report in full.Mayor of London rent controls Sadiq Khan July 22, 2019Nigel LewisWhat’s your opinion? Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Please note: This is a site for professional discussion. Comments will carry your full name and company.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Related articles BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021 Hong Kong remains most expensive city to rent with London in 4th place30th April 2021 Home » News » ARLA savages London mayor’s latest bid to control rents previous nextARLA savages London mayor’s latest bid to control rentsMayor’s bid to regulate rents, introduce open-ended tenancies and increase notice periods to four months have been savaged by ARLA.Nigel Lewis22nd July 20190916 Viewslast_img read more

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Worcester flying at top of table

first_imgWorcester 2 – 0 Wadham WORCESTER raced to a surely insurmountable lead in the Premier Division with a 2-0 home victory over second place Wadham.  The win sees Worcester establish a seven point gap at the top of the table which, based on today’s performance, they look unlikely to surrender.The importance of this match couldn’t be understated as newly-promoted Wadham represented the best chance of usurping the reigning champions. Their defeat on Wednesday, though, surely leaves Wadham’s title hopes in tatters. The visitors will rue a missed opportunity but might reflect that the scoreline was a just one in the face of a dynamic Worcester attack.Worcester kicked off but were panicked into an immediate clearance as Wadham rapidly chased the ball down. As the half wore on, however, the home side settled into a rhythm of sorts, making some incisive breaks down the right hand side. Wadham, unable to cope with Worcester’s tenacious midfield and the strength of their central defence, resorted to long balls down the left flank which, as the final score suggests, failed to make an impact. The first goal was the result of Worcester’s sustained and at times fluid attacks on Wadham’s defenders. Kunal Desai cut the visiting defence with a quick through ball, which striker Rich Adams latched onto. Making no mistake, his angled shot left the keeper flailing and put the first points on the scoreboard. Wadham hit back with one of their best attacks of the half, putting together a slick sequence of passes, although the attack fizzled out tamely near the corner flag. Wadham’s inability to penetrate their host’s well-marshalled defence highlighted the impotence of their attacking play and as was so often the case their strikers were left bereft of any real chances.The second half continued in similar vein. Although Worcester were evidently more dangerous with their incisive passing sequences, neither side were able to win outright dominance. That said, as play restarted Wadham seemed better co-ordinated, with their midfield retaining possession and showing more composure on the ball. Worcester, however, were soon back on the offensive. An hour in, Matt Sinnett’s beautifully timed run and resulting header made it 2-0 and, with clear cut chances few and far between, the mood of home the crowd was confident. With the clock running down, Desai nearly added another goal as his free kick was narrowly tipped over. Wadham nearly grabbed a consolation goal, though, when midfielder Michael Edwards’ rifling free kick was cruelly kept out by the crossbar.  Worcester’s continued dominance of this division is richly deserved.  An excellent defence is backed up by an attack boasting flair and skill in abundance. Special mention must go to Desai, Plaxton and Butts who all contributed with outstanding performances. What made Worcester so impressive was the variety of attacking options available, with Desai’s able deliveries from set play and the searing pace of their wingers stretching Wadham’s defence. The visitors do deserve plaudits for keeping Worcester out for so much of the game, and indeed their backline showed considerable composure against arguably the most potent team in the league. The more cynical observer might highlight the crunching tackles inflicted in particular on Desai and Plaxton, the former at one point having to leave the pitch. That this Wadham team was best placed to halt Worcester, yet could not score against the table leaders, highlights the champions’ dominance within this division. With no obvious weaknesses in the team, their march to  another championship title seems almost inevitable.last_img read more

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BREAKING NEWS: Two EPD officers Were Injured While Attempting To Serve Two Felony Warrants

first_imgBREAKING NEWS: Two EPD officers Were Injured While Attempting To Serve Two Felony WarrantsOfficers were called to an apartment at 1108 Parrett St around 4:15 Saturday afternoon for a narcotics complaint. Officers were able to determine two people involved in the complaint had active Felony warrants for their arrests. Officers arrived and spoke with several people in the alley outside of the apartment door. While speaking with them, the door partially opened and they saw one of the wanted suspects, JOHNTAVIS MATLOCK, inside the doorway. Officers were able to remove him from the apartment and handcuff him. While officers were arresting JOHNTAVIS MATLOCK, his sister interfered with the arrest and assaulted an officer. While an officer was picking up money and a phone that JOHNTAVIS had dropped in the alley, JEANETTA JONTE MATLOCK stepped on the officer’s hand causing a laceration. Officers had already told her she could not get the items from JOHNTAVIS but she told him to drop them on the ground and kick them towards her anyway. She then assaulted the officer who was trying to pick the items up. The officer attempted to arrest her, but she began resisting arrest. She was holding a small child and refused to hand her over to a family member who was standing next to her. The officer gave several instructions for her to hand the child over to the family member, but she continued to use the child as shield to prevent the officer from taking her into custody. The family member refused to take the child. A bystander finally took the child and the officer tried to place JEANNETTA into custody. She continued to resist and struck the officer. Even after the officer got her down on the ground, she continued to resist until other officers arrived and assisted in placing her into handcuffs.While JEANETTA was fighting with the officer, JOHNTAVIS continued to be uncooperative and tried to pull away from an officer event though he was in handcuffs. At one point during the struggle, he told his sister to run from the officer.While JOHNTAVIS and JEANETTA were resisting the officers, the other person at the address who had a felony warrant came outside and tried to leave the area. SAHSHA DRAKE was carrying a car seat and tried to leave with an infant. When she was confronted by arriving officers, she also refused to give her infant to the family member. Officer took custody of the infant and took her into custody without further incident. During this portion of the incident, JOHNTAVIS lied to officers about DRAKES identity to try and help her avoid arrest.The officers received injuries from the struggle on the concrete.One officer had scratches on his neck and hand that JENAETTA caused when she assaulted him during her arrest. The second officer also suffered a sprained thumb while trying to control JOHNTAVIS. Neither officer required medical treatment at the time of the arrests.A case worker from CPS was called to the scene and the children were placed with a family member.JOHNTAVIS MATLOCK was arrested on a Felony warrant issued out of Coffee County Tennessee and Misdemeanor Resisting Arrest.JEANETTA MATLOCK was arrested for Felony Battery with Injury on a Public Safety Officer, Felony Resisting Law Enforcement, Felony Neglect of a Dependent, Disorderly Conduct, and a Misdemeanor warrant.SASHA DRAKE was arrested for her Felony warrant.For full details, view this message on the web.FacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmailSharelast_img read more

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Costa set for Balkans move

Whitbread has signed a 15-year franchise deal to launch 100 Costa Coffee outlets in the Balkans over the next five years.Under the agreement, Delta, the Serbian retail group, will open and operate stores in Albania, Bosnia, Croatia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Slovenia and Serbia. The first nine outlets under the agreement will open in Belgrade by the end of this year. Delta is expected to invest a total of E20m (£13.5m) in opening the stores over the next five years.Whitbread, which currently operates just over 760 Costas in 19 countries, opened its first sites in Bulgaria, Romania and Poland earlier this year.It plans to launch its first store under a franchise agreement in Greece later this month.Judd Williams, franchise manager for Central and Eastern Europe at Costa, said: “With the help of our franchise partners around the world we plan to have more than 2,000 outlets open by 2011.” read more

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Zero-residue moth control

first_imgExosect, a pest management solution provider, has launched an environmentally-friendly, zero-residue moth control system for use in food production sites. Exosex SPTab is an organic compliant, non-chemical solution, designed to ensure safe, high-quality food with reduced pesticide residues, said the firm.Exosex SPTab is a small tablet consisting of the firm’s unique Entostat powder, which uses small quantities of the female sex pheromone to confuse male moths and control moth population. “Pesticides in stored product food factories have traditionally been fumigation or spray processes,” said MD Martin Brown. “However, we believe that there will be increasing regulatory pressure to use residue-free pest management solutions.”www.exosect.comlast_img read more

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Press release: Foreign Secretary call with Juan Guaido: 30 January 2019

first_img Media enquiries At the end of the call, the Foreign Secretary told Mr Guaido he was a courageous and brave man working for a brighter future for the people of Venezuela and that he would be discussing the crisis with other EU Foreign Ministers during a meeting on Thursday (31 January) in Bucharest. Mr Guaido said the meeting of EU Foreign Ministers was a very important meeting for Venezuela’s future and if Maduro did not call for new Presidential elections after the eight day deadline already announced, then it would be a time to increase the pressure on the Maduro dictatorship. Mr Guaido said the EU should consider increasing pressure on Maduro through further sanctions, and should collectively recognise him – Mr Guaido – as the constitutional interim President of Venezuela. Email [email protected] Speaking about his own personal safety, Mr Guaido told the Foreign Secretary about the many death threats he has received, as well as threats to his family and that he is facing judicial persecution in a country which has already jailed over 300 political prisoners. Further information For journalists Yesterday [Wednesday 30 January] Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt spoke to Juan Guaido, the President of the National Assembly of Venezuela.A Foreign Office spokesman said:center_img Follow the Foreign Secretary on Twitter @Jeremy_Hunt and Facebook Follow the Foreign Office on Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn The Foreign Secretary and Mr Guaido also discussed the humanitarian crisis in Venezuela. Mr Guaido said that there is immense suffering, food shortages and that several people had recently died due to the lack of electricity in hospitals. Mr Guaido said that 3.3 million people, which is 15% of the population, have left the country as migrants in the last three years to escape the crisis, with many making their way to neighbouring countries like Peru and Ecuador on foot. During the call, the Foreign Secretary said to Juan Guaido that there are many people in the UK who admire his courage and support what he is doing under the Venezuelan constitution. Mr Guaido told the Foreign Secretary he appreciated the support from the UK and said it was an important moment for Venezuela and the people of his country who have suffered for many years under the Maduro regime. Mr Guaido said it was time to put pressure on the Maduro regime, to shift support away from those responsible for oppression and to back efforts to ensure a democratic transition of government took place as soon as possible. Follow the Foreign Office on Twitter @foreignoffice and Facebooklast_img read more

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Widespread Panic Lights A Maryland Casino On Fire On First Night Outside The Nation’s Capital [Videos]

first_imgWidespread returns to the stage again tonight for the second round of wanton destruction in the shadows of D.C. See ya there, Goodpeople.You can listen to a full audio recording of the performance via PanicStream. For a full list of Widespread Panic’s upcoming tour dates, head here.Setlist: Widespread Panic | The Theater at MGM National Harbor | Oxon Hill, MD | 3/15/19Set One: A of D, Tall Boy, Bear’s Gone Fishin’, Weak Brain Narrow Mind, Greta > Jam > Better Off, Send Your Mind, Walkin’ (For Your Love), One Arm Steve (58 mins)Set Two: Big Wooly Mammoth, Walk On, All Time Low, Cotton Was King, Honky Red > Driving Song > Tickle the Truth > Papa’s Home > Climb To Safety > Jam > Driving Song > Breathing Slow, Tail Dragger (90 mins)Encore: Expiration Day, Protein Drink / Sewing Machine (17 mins) A smooth, bouncing bassline by Schools provided a foundation for the rest of the guys to build upon…and build they did. A glorious transitional jam emerged that eventually concluded the second half of “Driving Song”. An added “Breathing Slow” section completed this hearty sandwich. Closing the second set, John Bell shapeshifted into the eternal bluesman, Howlin’ Wolf, for a dirty-river-water rendition of “Taildragger.”When the band returned, Widespread Panic played the encore in tribute to their late, great friend, Vic Chestnutt. First, a heartfelt “Expiration Day” was performed by vocal expert John Bell before Widespread Panic closed the night with another Chestnutt composition, “Protein Drink / Sewing Machine”. The tune’s many breakdowns and build-ups concluded the night with aggressive fury as Duane Trucks and Dave Schools hammered the show home.“Expiration Day” The six-headed monster known as Widespread Panic reared its magnificent faces for the opening night of the first of three March weekend runs up and down the east coast. Kicking off the festivities, Widespread Panic retook Oxon Hill, Maryland—within spitting distance of the nation’s capital—to play the second annual St. Panics Day at the MGM National Harbor Casino. Just like in Las Vegas, the casino venue presented a multitude of opportunities for debauchery.Stumbling back on stage like a pack of lost dogs that finally found their way home, Widespread Panic opened the run with the instrumental “A of D” before segueing into the crowd favorite “Tall Boy” led by JoJo Hermann and John Bell sharing tandem vocal duties. “Tall Boy” made a surprise appearance before its expected place on the St. Patrick’s Day setlist on Sunday.A stoic tribute to the legendary fallen fan, Thomas” Bear” Guenther, followed with a bass-heavy “Bear’s Gone Fishin’”. Jimmy Herring—who already foreshadowed an extraordinary night ahead with his guitar work on “Tall Boy”—turned up the heat and started cooking. Returning to their Southern roots, the boys performed infamous bluesman Willie Dixon’s “Weak Brain, Narrow Mind”.JoJo introduced “Greta” to the howling audience, but it wasn’t long before Jimmy Herring took the helm and blasted through the lengthy, explosive jam. When the dust settled, only “Better Off” remained. The music came to a conclusive stop before John Bell led the band through an ecstatic cover of Van Morrison’s “Send Your Mind”. Another rare pause ensued before a scenic stroll through the original favorite “Walkin’ (For Your Love)”, JoJo playing his piano with exquisite precision. To close the first set, JoJo remained behind the wheel throughout “One Armed Steve”—his humorous account of his first show with Widespread Panic.The music stopped but the fun never stalled as those in attendance scrambled into the casino to gamble and refill their cups. Roulette wheels and slot machines spun round and round, dice were tumbled. Tables cheered when the dealer busted. Soon, the electricity in the atmosphere shifted as the local magnetic fields reversed—as has been known to happen when the boys are soon to return to the stage.Scampering back into positions, the swam of yellow rabbits was in place by the time JoJo and Dave Schools opened the second set with an evolutionary “Big Wooly Mammoth”. The rest of the band joined in for a swinging take on the dance-inducing jaunt complete with flying lighters. Schools and JoJo dominated throughout but it was Jimmy Herring that used his unholy powers to guide the musical troupe beyond “BWM” and through Neil Young’s “Walk On”. JB was slick as a snake oil salesman when he crooned the ol’ Neil’s lyrics (“I can’t tell them how to feel / Some get stoned, some get strange / But sooner or later it all gets real”).The fervent beat and honest lyrics of “All Time Low” tumbled like a barrel (“thrown from the top of a waterfall”) before a lively “Cotton Was King” featuring a phenomenal JoJo once again ramped up the pace. The badass riffs of “Honky Red” were reawakened by Herring and an emotionally wrought John Bell. A nasty, improvised jam segued into the first half of “Driving Song”, tugging on all the feels. “Tickle the Truth” from Free Somehow (2008) was devoured as an appetizer before a powerful “Papa’s Home” was perfected aloud. The resounding conclusion of “Papa’s” extended into an intergalactic jam which culminated in an uplifting version of Jerry Joseph’s “Climb to Safety.”“Climb To Safety”last_img read more

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In the end, Somali famine preventable

first_imgThe United Nations declared last Friday that Somalia’s famine is over. But the official declaration means little to the millions of Somalis who are still hungry and waiting for their crops to grow, according to authorities gathered at Harvard University.“The difference between famine versus not famine for most Somalis is a distinction without a difference,” said Ken Menkhaus, professor of political science at Davidson College, whose research focuses on Somalia and the Horn of Africa.Menkhaus said it was profoundly disappointing to be discussing another Somali famine, after he worked in the country during the 1991-92 one. Each famine, he said, has distinct characteristics, and this one unfolded in slow motion over the past couple of years. That’s at least partly because the Somali diaspora sent money home that delayed the worst effects.Paul Farmer (left) speaks with Caroline Elkins prior to the opening remarks during the “Sound the Horn: Famine in the Horn of Africa” event.Menkhaus was among four experts on Somalia and famine who spoke at the Radcliffe Gym Monday evening. The event, “Sound the Horn: Famine in the Horn of Africa,” was sponsored by the Committee on African Studies, Harvard Medical School’s Program in Infectious Disease and Social Change, the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs, and the Harvard Undergraduate Council.The event was introduced by Paul Farmer, Kolokotrones University Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine and co-founder of the nonprofit Partners In Health. It featured opening remarks by Caroline Elkins, history professor and chair of the Committee on African Studies, and Salmaan Keshavjee, assistant professor of medicine and director of the Program on Infectious Disease and Social Change.Other speakers included Michael Delaney, director of humanitarian response for Oxfam America, William Masters, chair of the Department of Food and Nutrition Policy at Tufts University, and Robert Paarlberg, adjunct professor of public policy at the Harvard Kennedy School and a political science professor at Wellesley College.Elkins said the event was part of a University-wide effort to respond to the Somali disaster. Harvard President Drew Faust sent a message that Elkins read to the audience. Faust said the crisis deserves the world’s attention in an era when it is easier than ever to be informed about any subject, but perhaps harder to be aware of what’s important.Farmer drew on his experience treating malnourished people in Haiti, where he has worked for decades, and said the human and social context of hunger need as much attention as the patients do. A malnourished child is typically an indication of poverty at home, and aid to families should be part of treating the child, he said. Similarly, broader agricultural interventions and fair trade policies are needed to boost local agricultural economies.Though famine is often thought of as a natural disaster, Monday’s speakers said that is a false impression. Though Somalia suffered through a severe drought, with today’s instant communications, transport systems can move massive amounts of food. Given today’s global food markets, famine is too often a failure of local government and international response.“In today’s 21st-century world, just about everything about famine is man-made,” Paarlberg said. “We’re no longer in a world of man against nature.”Paarlberg’s assertion echoed that of other speakers, who pointed out that several of the most deadly famines in history occurred because of government action or inaction.“In today’s 21st-century world, just about everything about famine is man-made. We’re no longer in a world of man against nature,” said Robert Paarlberg, adjunct professor of public policy at the Harvard Kennedy School.Ethiopia, which was also affected by the recent drought, fared much better this time because of reforms implemented after the 2001 one. Likewise, Paarlberg said, northern and central Somalia, regions that fall outside of the influence of the Al-Shabaab militia, also fared better.There were several man-made features of this famine, which affected more than 10 million people and killed between 50,000 and 100,000, half of them children under age 5.The largest man-made feature was the role of the Al-Shabaab militia that rules the region and that kept food aid from reaching those in need. But the international community isn’t blameless. As early as November 2010, an international famine early warning system was predicting the failure of rains in the region, but the international community didn’t respond fully until an official famine was declared in July 2011. On top of that, U.S. anti-terrorism laws cut off food aid because Al-Shabaab, listed as a terrorist group, was taking some of it.Though the United Nations has declared the famine over, that was based on statistical measures, such as the number of people dying each day and the number of children who are malnourished. Though the official famine may be over, both U.N. officials and Monday’s speakers said the crisis continues for the people of Somalia. Almost a third of the population remains dependent on humanitarian assistance, crops growing from recent rains will take months to reach maturity, and herds of cows, goats, and other animals were greatly reduced during the crisis.Delaney warned that the world will have another chance to get its response right, because the warning signs are pointing to an impending famine in Africa’s Sahel, the arid, continent-spanning transition zone just below the Sahara Desert.last_img read more

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HLS dean elected to MacArthur board

first_imgHarvard Law School Dean Martha Minow has been elected to serve on the MacArthur Foundation board of directors, joining 14 other members. The board sets policies and strategic direction for the MacArthur Foundation, which defends human rights, advances global conservation and security, and explores how technology is affecting children and society.For more information.last_img

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The importance of content marketing is growing

first_imgContent marketing without a doubt has become a necessity for every credit union brand. It has emerged as the core of almost every digital marketing effort, be it directed at desktop or mobile users. Behind every credit union brand should be a wealth of valuable and highly relevant content that really connects with the credit union audience.If you were to ask 10 content creators to define their field, you might receive 10 different definitions. However, they would all point back to the same core concept. Content marketing is beyond a simple marketing strategy. It is a member engagement strategy that revolves around the development, publication, and distribution of content to a defined target audience.While content is used to support short term business goals, it is best used when considering long term objectives of your credit union brand.Aside from the obvious gains in SEO, look at all the fundamental benefits content marketing provides:It attracts traffic online and offline.It builds your reputation.It stimulates trust and faith in your credit union brand.It can influence dialog between members, prospective members and your staff.It can make you monetize your digital channels.Your evergreen content lasts forever, supporting your digital footprint.Content might evolve, but it will never be unnecessary. Today, I see the following types of Content Marketing: The competitive landscape for credit unions is continually evolving. If you’re not investing the time and money to create unique and relevant content, you can rest assured your competition is. Make sure you have a plan to develop content that can set your credit union brand apart from the competition. Case Studies (have you shown your impact to member households?) Whitepapers Newsletters (printed and digital) FAQs and Q&As Reviews Social media posts Livestreams Infographics Videoscenter_img Articles in media Interviews Seminars Blogging Webinars 6SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr,Bryan Clagett Bryan is on the executive team and singularly focused on driving revenue growth through a variety of new initiatives that help financial services and fintech become ever more relevant to … Web: Details Surveys and polls Quizzes Podcastslast_img read more

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Maine-Endwell CSD staff member tests positive for virus, school year unaffected

first_imgStaff are working remotely. The quarantine for possible infected persons ends Aug. 28. Staff return to the school on Sept. 7 and students start their first day on Sept. 14. However, a spokesperson for the school says the positive case will not affect the beginning of the school year.center_img ENDWELL (WBNG) — A staff member at the Maine-Endwell School District tested positive for the coronavirus, district officials say.last_img

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Strategic partnership between FC Bayern Munich and Istria: So far, it has implemented seven of the nine major activities

first_img6.     Communication campaign through all FC Bayern Munich channels worth € 150; In the first part of the spectacle, there will be presentations of all teams – two teams of Vatreni and two of Bayern, followed by a draw of the tournament competition and a mini show match for children. The tournament will start with two semi-final matches between the teams of the legendary Fire and Bayern legends. The winners of these two matches will compete for the first place, and the defeated teams for the third place.   So far, he has realized seven of the nine major activities.  Legends of FC Bayern Munich against the legends of Vatreni in the ancient Pula Arena 4.     Promotion of Istria through all channels in the online and offline segment with all presentation channels at the stadium of the Munich Allianz Arena for seven days; The basic idea of ​​the strategic partnership was to merge two premium brands through which to create the identification of quality and top products in the way of networking marketing activities in the offline and online segment, e-marketing, social networks and specific marketing campaigns in cooperation with Bayern.  7.      Ticket package for the promotion of the destination of Istria at the stadium of the Munich Allianz Arena, 1.      Selection and recording of three players of FC Bayern Munich as the main testimonials for the tourist promotion of the destination of Istria – a significant destination campaign; Smartly and logically, all projects are positioned in such a way that they take place in a period that is important for Istria for the tourist promotion of the destination, ie the winter months and the pre-season. 5.     Matchdaypresenter intended for media representatives; 2.     Arrival and appearance of Bayern’s representatives at the famous ‘Free’ tourism fair in Munich with all the associated promotional activities carried out at the fair; This tourist and entertainment spectacle is the result of a strategic partnership between the Tourist Board of the Istrian County and the powerful Bavarian club, which was formed a year ago, and which was concluded for three years. FC Bayern Munich is the 4th most valuable club in the world and one of the main brands in Germany, and the key word is the market. Namely, Germany is our most important and largest emitting market, and within Germany, Bavaria certainly has the largest share. So the strategic partnership of FC Bayern Munich and Istria, certainly represents the largest and most important marketing project in tourism, and for Istria a strategic project in positioning the destination The remaining two, which are also the most important projects – the annual workshop of FC Bayern Munich (planned from 25 to 27 June) and the end of the first year of cooperation, which will be crowned in the best possible way – with a duel of legends: Vatreni vs. FC Bayern Munich. 3.     Matchdaypresenter intended for owners, co-owners and strategic partners; Although the teams are still being formed, the famous players from Bayern will be: Ivica Olić, Paulo Sergio, Giovane Elber, Martín DeMichelis, Luca Toni, Klaus Augenthaler, Marcel Witeczek, while the Fire Forces will be: Stipe Pletikosa, Robert Jarni, Ivan Klasnić, Marjan Mrmić, Ardian Kozniku, Petar Krpan, Ognjen Vukojević and others. Photo: TZ Istra / Cover photo: TZ Istra / Illustration: The strategic partnership gives Istria the opportunity to cooperate on nine major marketing projects annually. The show match starts at 20 pm with an entertainment program and accompanying animation, and tickets can already be purchased in advance on, at all Tisak media points of sale and at the box office in front of the Arena on the day of the event. The attractive tournament will take place on a 40-by-20-meter indoor football field that will be set up on the ground floor of the Arena. The ancient amphitheater in Pula on July 8, for the first time in history, will become a football field for one day for a spectacular sporting event in which the legends of Bayern Munich will compete against the legendary Vatreni. last_img read more

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“All is well.” In Italy, triage and lies for virus patients

first_imgAs the COVID-19 epidemic expands and the disease progresses, these beds are in increasing demand, especially because of the breathing problems the illness can bring. Every time a bed comes free, two anesthesiologists consult with a specialist in resuscitation and an internal medicine physician to decide who will occupy it.Age and pre-existing medical conditions are important factors. So is having a family.”We have to take into account whether older patients have families who can take care of them once they leave the ICU, because they will need help,” says Marco Resta, deputy head of Policlinico San Donato’s Intensive Care Unit.Even if there is no chance, he says, you have to “look a patient in the face and say, ‘All is well.’ And this lie destroys you.” The fight against death pauses every day at 1 p.m.At that time, doctors in the intensive care unit of Policlinico San Donato phone relatives of the unit’s 25 critically-ill coronavirus patients, all of whom are sedated and have tubes down their throats to breathe, to update the families. Lunchtime used to be for visiting hours at this Milan hospital. But now, as the country grapples with a coronavirus outbreak that has killed more than 2,000 people, no visitors are allowed in. And no one in Italy leaves their homes anymore.When the doctors make the calls, they try not to give false hope: They know that one out of two patients in intensive care with the disease caused by the virus is likely to die. The most devastating medical crisis in Italy since World War Two is forcing doctors, patients and their families to make decisions that Resta, a former military doctor, said he has not experienced even in war. As of Monday, 2,158 people had died and 27,980 been infected by coronavirus in Italy – the second highest number of reported cases and deaths in the world behind China.Resta says that 50% of those with COVID-19 who are accepted into intensive care units in Italy are dying, compared with a usual mortality rate of 12% to 16% in such units nationwide.Medical workers in protective suits monitor a coronavirus patient who is being transferred in an ambulance from the intensive care unit of the Gemelli Hospital to the Columbus Covid Hospital, which has been assigned as one of the new coronavirus treatment hospitals in Rome, Italy, March 16, 2020. (REUTERS/Handout/Gemelli Policlinico)Doctors have warned that northern Italy – where the universal healthcare system is ranked among the world’s most efficient – is a forerunner of crises that the disease is bringing around the world. The outbreak, which hit the northern regions of Lombardy and Veneto first, has crippled the local network of hospitals, putting their intensive care units under colossal strain.Over three weeks, 1,135 people have needed intensive care in Lombardy, but the region has only 800 intensive care beds, according to Giacomo Grasselli, head of the intensive care unit at Milan’s Policlinico hospital, which is separate from San Donato. Grasselli coordinates all the state-run intensive care units across Lombardy.Such dilemmas are not new in the medical profession. When treating patients with breathing difficulties, intensive care doctors always evaluate their chance of recovery before intubation – an invasive procedure that involves inserting a tube into the mouth and down the throat and airway.But these high numbers mean doctors must choose more often, and more quickly, who deserves a greater chance of survival – a triage that is particularly wrenching in a Catholic country that does not allow assisted dying, and where the population is, according to statistics agency Eurostat, the oldest in Europe with nearly one person in four aged 65 or older.”We are not used to such drastic decisions,” says Resta, a 48-year-old anesthesiologist.A priest blesses the Columbus Clinic, where patients suffering from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) were moved from Spallanzani Hospital, in Rome, Italy March 16, 2020. (REUTERS/Remo Casilli)Take a chanceItalian doctors say that so many elderly COVID-19 patients are showing up with breathing problems, they can’t take a chance on those who have a slim hope of recovery.Alfredo Visioli was one such patient. When he was diagnosed, the 83-year old from Cremona was living a busy, active life, at home with a German shepherd, Holaf, that the family had given him. He cared for his 79-year-old wife, Ileana Scarpanti, who had suffered a stroke two years ago, said his granddaughter Marta Manfredi.At first, he only had intermittent fever, but two weeks after he was diagnosed with COVID-19, he developed pulmonary fibrosis – a disease resulting from lung tissue becoming damaged and scarred, which makes it harder and harder to breathe.Doctors in the hospital at Cremona, a town of about 73,000 in the Lombardy region, had to decide whether to intubate him to help him breathe.”They said there was no point,” said Manfredi.She would have liked to hold her grandfather’s hand, she said, while he was in a morphine-induced sleep before he died.Now Manfredi is worried about her grandmother. Ileana also caught COVID-19 and is now in the hospital, though she is responding well to a mouth respirator that is helping her breathe. No-one has told Ileana her husband is dead.Lombardy intensive care coordinator Grasselli said he believed that, so far, all patients with a reasonable chance of recovering and living an acceptable quality of life had been treated.But he added that this approach is under strain. “Previously, for some people we would have said, ‘let’s give them a chance for a few days.’ Now we have to be more stringent.”Medical workers in protective suits push an isolation stretcher in front of the Columbus Clinic, where patients suffering from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) were moved from Spallanzani Hospital, in Rome, Italy March 16, 2020. (REUTERS/Remo Casilli)Reorganized hospitalsThis triage is happening outside of hospitals, too.On Friday, the mayor of Fidenza, a city just outside the Lombardy region, shut access to the local hospital for 19 hours. It was overcrowded with COVID-19 patients and hospital staff had worked 21 days without a break. While the closure was aimed at keeping the hospital going, it meant some people “died at home,” said the mayor, Andrea Massari.The new coronavirus first appeared in Italy in January, but the outbreak took off in February in the small town of Codogno, around 60 km southeast of Milan. Some medical experts believe it may have been introduced by someone who travelled to Italy from Germany.Rome moved quickly to isolate the north of the country, at first locking down 10 towns in Lombardy and one in Veneto. But that didn’t stop the virus. Within a week, 888 people had tested positive for the disease and 21 had died. Cases grew exponentially. Small towns were hit first, putting an immediate strain on small hospitals.Since last week, Italy has entered complete self-isolation. It has closed all schools, offices and services and ordered everyone without a compelling and authorized reason to stay home. The measures, which are being followed by other European countries, are aimed at stopping the spread of the virus.Italy’s authorities are particularly anxious to slow its onset in southern Italy, which has a far less well-funded system than the north.Private hospitals are usually reserved for paying patients. But the government has ordered them to offer free medical care to COVID-19 sufferers. Policlinico San Donato, which is privately held but licensed to work with public sector clients, dispatched teams of anesthesiologists and other specialists to the worst-affected towns. Fourth and fifth-year medical students were called into hospitals to help. Cardiologists were enlisted to help in emergency rooms and COVID-19 wards.Now, nearly all operating rooms in the Lombardy region have been converted into intensive care units, said Grasselli, the intensive-care coordinator. Hospital staff work overtime. Some are substituting for infected colleagues. Patients are being transferred across regions.According to Grasselli, the ratio of nurses to patients in the region’s intensive care units is normally one to two. Now, it’s one nurse for every four or five patients. “We have totally reorganized our hospital system,” he says.A patient is seen sitting inside the Spedali Civili hospital in Brescia, Italy March 13, 2020. ( REUTERS/Flavio Lo Scalzo)‘Greater life expectancy’All infected people who arrive at a hospital struggling to breathe receive oxygen, Grasselli says. The issue is to what extent – and for how long – to keep them artificially respirated.Those with lighter breathing problems are connected to an external machine with a mask or, if the patient doesn’t respond, a face-covering helmet. If their condition deteriorates, doctors must decide whether to admit them to intensive care, where they would be intubated.But there’s a problem: Intubating can be taxing on the body, especially for older patients, says Grasselli. Even if elderly people survive, many can develop other problems, like trouble walking or cognitive difficulties. Even so in the past, doctors tended to try intubating even older patients, generally because they had the resources to do so, he said – adding that he would never intubate his 84-year old father.Before the coronavirus broke, “we more often had the luxury to try to intubate patients who were at the limit,” said Mario Riccio, head of anesthesiology at the Oglio Po hospital near Cremona.Now that’s changed. Italy’s Association of Anesthesia, Analgesia, Resuscitation and Intensive Care published new guidelines on March 7. Because it expects a “huge imbalance” between the clinical needs of the population and intensive care resources over the next few weeks, it told those on the front lines: Give priority to those with “greater life expectancy.”Men in protective masks transport a coffin of a person who died from coronavirus disease (COVID-19), into a cemetery in Bergamo, Italy March 16, 2020. (REUTERS/Flavio Lo Scalzo)‘Let me die at home’Italy’s mass quarantining of its population adds emotional stresses to the suffering. Family members are not allowed to travel in ambulances with relatives, and coronavirus units are closed off to anyone who is not a doctor or a patient.Some patients who are not at the point of needing intensive care feel imprisoned in overrun wards.”Take me away from here. Let me die at home. I want to see you one more time,” Stefano Bollani, a 55-year-old warehouse worker texted his homemaker wife, Tiziana Salvi, from the pre-intensive care unit of Policlinico San Donato, where he is being treated for pneumonia after contracting the virus.The couple have not seen each other since she dropped him off in their car outside the Milan hospital nearly two weeks ago. All she knows, she says, is that his condition seems to have improved in recent days. “These are things a husband shouldn’t (have to) write to a wife who is outside, who can’t see him,” she adds.And some older patients have resisted going to hospital. Carlo Bertolini, a 76-year-old agronomist in Cremona who had made a name for himself locally with a detailed history of the town’s past vineyards and taverns, was initially very reluctant to seek help, his daughter said.Bertolini, who lived alone, started feeling sick at the beginning of March. Eventually, his best friend called an ambulance, which took him to the town hospital. When he spoke to his daughter on the phone from the hospital, he described the huge numbers of patients and the cacophony of the ward. “I feel like I’m in a war,” he said, according to his daughter, Mara Bertolini.Carlo was then transferred to the intensive care unit of a bigger hospital in Milan. Mara and her sister were able to visit dressed in hazmat gear – masks, gloves, white coat – to look at him through the window of the intensive care unit. “They told us he was the one with the most serious condition in the ICU,” she said.A man plays the guitar and sings from a balcony to raise morale on the sixth day of an unprecedented lockdown across of all Italy imposed to slow the outbreak of coronavirus in Milan, Italy March 15, 2020. ( REUTERS/Daniele Mascolo)‘Stay home’The former military doctor Resta says the situation in Lombardy feels worse than the 1999 war in Kosovo, where he served in the air rescue team flying patients from Albania to Italy.Whenever a patient with coronavirus is accepted into his hospital, he says, the staff write an email to their relatives assuring them that their loved ones will be treated “like family.” He says the hospital is trying to activate a system of video-conferencing, so that patients can see their relatives during the 1 p.m. call.A doctor, not a relative, is often inevitably the last person a dying COVID-19 patient will see. Loved ones can’t even approach coffins for fear of catching the virus.The last Mara Bertolini heard of her father Carlo, the wine historian, was when someone from the morgue called another family member to say they had his body.She holds no grudge against the hard-worked doctors, she said.What struck her most about her father’s last week of anguish was the look on the doctor’s face when she met him.”I couldn’t tell whether it was worry or sadness,” she said.”All he said to us was, ‘Stay home.'”center_img Topics :last_img read more

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Miley Cyrus and the ‘pornification’ of America

first_imgJohn W Whitehead – The Rutherford Institute“In a market that sells high heels for babies and thongs for tweens, it doesn’t take a genius to see that sex, if not porn, has invaded our lives. Whether we welcome it or not, television brings it into our living rooms and the Web brings it into our bedrooms.” – Jessica Bennett, “The Pornification of a Generation” There’s a strange irony to the fact that on the same week of the 93rd anniversary of the ratification of the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution, a milestone achievement for the women’s suffrage movement which resulted in women finally being able to vote, the headlines are dominated by the antics of pop star Miley Cyrus, who used this year’s MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) as a forum for twerking, gyrating, stripping and other sexually defiant acts. Curiously enough, apart from concerns about Cyrus’ questionable taste in dance moves, no one else seems to find this convergence the least bit jarring or incongruent. Welcome to the pornification of American culture, served up MTV-style.….One reporter noted that 20-year-old Cyrus’ performance at the Video Music Awards, which started with the former Disney teen idol doing a burlesque routine with oversized teddy bears and ended with her using a foam finger to imitate having sex with herself and the audience, “left Gaga in the dust with her gratuitous show of both skin and gesturing this year.” It’s a sorry coming-of-age declaration from a girl who, for most of her life, has been America’s little darling, the star of Disney’s Hannah Montana and a self-avowed Christian who reportedly wore a purity ring as a testament to her virginity.…”Pop culture and porn culture have become part of the same seamless continuum,” explains theatre historian and University of Illinois professor Mardia Bishop. “As these images become pervasive in popular culture, they become normalized… and… accepted.” This foray into porn culture – the increasing acceptability and pervasiveness of sexualized imagery in mainstream media – is where pop culture takes a dark turn. read more

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Remembering Mike Douglas

first_img Share Share 46 Views   no discussions Photo credit: thedominican.netA man known for his scintillating oratory, rescuing Ross University, rebuilding the Labour Party and championing the struggles of the poor and downtrodden.The milestone of the 20th anniversary of his death (April, 30th 2012), is an opportunity to reflect on the life of Mike Douglas, a man who will long be remembered for his scintillating oratory; his role in rescuing Ross University; his struggles for the poor and downtrodden and his mission to revitalize the forces of Labour following the Freedom party landslide of 1980. Mike was a faithful son, father and national hero. His efforts would have gone nowhere, but for the rock solid love and nurturing of his wife, Olive “Nurse” Douglas who served the poor and the sick with great compassion and skill, while her husband exercised a brand of mesmerizing political wizardry. Though political life can be bruising on any family construct, he loved all his children and gave them the best he had: an example of a Dominican patriot.Mike Douglas was the most brilliant debater of his generation. The book In Search of Eden by Gabriel Christian and Irvin Andre sums it up best: “Mike’s oratory exuded the persuasive logic of [his father] R.B. Douglas; the irrepressible wit of John Showline; the bravado of A.B. Hector; the assertiveness of John Royer and the nonchalance of Isaiah John.” His superb oratory was most in evidence in parliament during the 1980-85 period when -singlehandedly and fearlessly – he took the fight to the Freedom Party Government when the Labour party was at its weakest. Mike was also a brilliant platform speaker. His presentations combined serious issues with humour in English and Creole. In the campaign for the 1975 General Election, Mike taunted the opposition: “We shall confound their politics, frustrate their dirty tricks and give them endless licks.” Mike served with distinction in cabinet, promoting the sale of Dominica’s citrus to the UK, with his “Grapefruit the Great Fruit” campaign. A graduate in production engineering during his sojourn in the UK, and a competent technocrat, his stints in the Ministries of Agriculture, Communications and Works and Finance were well regarded. Following his dismissal as a Minister in the Patrick John Government in 1978, he held 40 meetings across Dominica where he exposed the corrupt and dishonest activities of the Patrick John/Leo Austin dictatorship and the lack of democracy within the Labour Party and cabinet. Mike was also at the forefront of the campaign to force the John Government to cancel the Free Port Agreement, an arrangement that wouldhave created a state within a state with the investors having their own police force, port facilities and utility arrangements. Having served with honour in the Royal Air Force in trouble spots such as Cyprus and Aden, he brought his wisdom to the table during the tumult following the bloody events of May 29, 1979. His stalwart support for a constitutional settlement to the crisis via the Committee of National Salvation ensured that the rule of law, not brute force, became the mark of governance in Dominica. His diplomacy after that divisive crisis was such that he was able to weld the Dominican left into the fold of the old Labour Party. He championed the struggles of the working class of Dominica and was on the side of banana famers, lighter men, women banana carriers, students, the homeless and the unemployed. He continued the relationship with Cuba, started by the Popular Independence Committees of Rosie Douglas, and so allowed for the scholarship programme with that country to flourish.Though an opponent of the Freedom Party administration of Eugenia Charles, he urged the disclosure by AlgieMaffie of the 1981 Operation Red Dog mercenary plot. That scheme to invade Dominica and topple the island’s government by US Nazi Party and KKK sympathizers was thwarted. But for the wise intervention of Mike, Rosie and Maffie, many Dominicans would have lost their lives.Championing the vision of a reconstituted Dominica Labour Party from the mid-1980s, Mike diligently laid the structure for a disciplined party with a strong focus on good governance and transparency. He believed that Dominicans should control the natural resources of the state; that every Dominican should own a piece of the “rock.” In his last interview, though stricken with cancer, he called on Dominicans with these words: “Pa quitayyoporDomnikhodnou!“[Don’t let them take Dominica from us]. The Labour Party’s present constitution which describes the Labour party as a Democratic Socialist organization was largely the work of Mike. He identified a committed team of players who worked tirelessly towards the eventual goal of victory at the polls, achieved finally in January, 2000. Mike unambiguously outlined the foreign policy position of the Labour party. At the party’s convention in 1986 he quoted from his party’s constitution which states that the party will “follow an independent policy of non-alignment and resist becoming a satellite of other nations.” Referring to the United States, Britain, Cuba and the Soviet Union, Mike concluded: “But we shall not become a toy of any one of them or a puppet of anyone of them.”Mike passionately believed that every Dominican, irrespective of their background should be given the opportunity to succeed and promoted the socio-economic fairness concept “All Shall Eat”. In an address to labourities at Portsmouth in 1986, he said: “Not some shall eat but ‘All Shall Eat’.”Though he lost two general elections as leader of the Labour party, in 1985 and 1990, in the town of Portsmouth, Mike was unbeatable. He first won the Portsmouth seat in the March 1975 General Elections. He famously beat Charles Savarin in three consecutive general elections with increased majorities at each election. It was Mike Douglas who very early saw the economic potential of Ross University. He rescued the struggling institution at Castaways and persuaded Robert Ross to move the School to Portsmouth. Leading figures in the Freedom Party Government including the Minister for Health and senior medical professionals in Dominica did not see Ross University at that time as a legitimate medical institution.Mike was instrumental in making it possible for Ross University to establish itself at Picard. In his contribution to the debate on the 1980-1981 Budget Address, Mike stated: “Ross University spells economic development to the people of Portsmouth.” Today Ross University is the largest offshore medical school in the world employing several hundred Dominicans. The role of Mike in securing land in Chance for housing expansion in the Town of Portsmouth must also be revisited. It was Mike as a Minister of Government who ensured that 35 acres of land at Sugar Loaf Estate was acquired.Mike encouraged poor landless people to move into Chance. An abiding memory of Mike Douglas was when he stood in front of bulldozers and the police to prevent the removal of homeless persons who he had encouraged to squat on state lands in Chance from being evicted.In the end the Freedom Party government retreated. This was to mark the beginning of the mass movement of people into Chance. Mike Douglas was part of the multi-party negotiating team that travelled to London in 1977 to hold discussions on crafting the post-independence constitution for Dominica. Along with Rosie and the Popular Independence Committees, he supported and campaigned for political independence for Dominica. On this the 20th anniversary of his death, the contribution of Mike Douglas should command our attention. Apart from his tangible achievements, Mike also possessed very important qualities. He was a man of self-confidence, keen intellect, and the team ethic. He was also humble enough to listen to the man on the ground. He was accessible and kind. He abhorred arrogance and accepted constructive criticism. His brand of political activism shunned personal hatred, blind allegiance to party over country, or the cult of political idolatry. When asked what he wanted his legacy to be, he said: “to make Dominica a place where every man and woman possesses the tools to earn a decent living.”His style of leadership and the value system he espoused should be elevated to the forefront of discussion and debate. His being made for a better Dominica; his service was not in vain. May we always remember him. By Sean R Douglas LocalNews Remembering Mike Douglas by: – April 30, 2012center_img Share Sharing is caring! Tweetlast_img read more

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Ronaldo talks tough after returning to Juventus training

first_img Ronaldo, who kept fans in the loop regarding his training during lockdown, has less than a month to get himself back to peak fitness, with Serie A bosses aiming to restart the 2019/20 campaign by June 13. He posted a picture on Twitter after a hard day’s work at the training ground and offered some sage words for his followers. “When we become patient and consistent, we find the way to get through the difficulties,” Ronaldo wrote on Twitter. Ronaldo is hoping to lead Juventus to their ninth consecutive Serie A title amid a fierce battle with Lazio at the top of the table. The Old Lady hold a one-point lead over their Rome-based rivals. Cristiano Ronaldo was back in Juventus training on Tuesday He could be off when the campaign does conclude, however, with PSG owner Nasser Al-Khelaifi revealing his admiration for the Portuguese superstar. Al-Khelaifi said: “[Ronaldo] remains motivated by this desire to improve every day and he always pushes his limits. “I admire this relentless will, he is a great example for all athletes of the future. “Thinking back to all the players who have joined us since the beginning of our ambition with PSG… “I could still highlight the time of Zlatan Ibrahimovic for his character, his leadership, his charisma and his ability to get things done. “He was always reliable, and when the situation demanded something from him, he knew how to stand up to the challenges of the moment. Cristiano Ronaldo was out on Juventus’ training pitch Read Also: Video: Awoniyi nets first goal for Mainz in Bundesliga clash “Although [David Beckham] he was only at PSG for a short time, he had a transformative effect on our club too. “His investment in training, his concern for applying every detail at every moment, his determination to succeed, his taste for teamwork and his natural aura were extremely precious assets.” Ronaldo is under contract with Juventus for another two years. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Cristiano Ronaldo has issued a message to fans after returning to training with Juventus on Tuesday. The 35-year-old emerged from a two-week quarantine period to take part in practice with his team-mates for the first time since returning from Madeira where he spent lockdown Promoted Content7 Black Hole Facts That Will Change Your View Of The UniverseWhat Is A Black Hole And Is It Dangerous For Us All?Birds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For ThemCan Playing Too Many Video Games Hurt Your Body?Who Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?7 Worst Things To Do To Your Phone12 Countries Whose Technological Progress AmazesThe Funniest Prankster Grandma And Her GrandsonWhy Go Veg? 7 Reasons To Do ThisWho Earns More Than Ronaldo?What Happens To Your Brain When You Play Too Much Video Games?Couples Who Celebrated Their Union In A Unique, Unforgettable Way Loading… last_img read more

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Raheem Sterling focus

first_img Starting on the left side of City’s attack, Sterling had few opportunities to get into the area in the first half but really should have scored when Fernandinho played a first-time pass to set him on his way five minutes before the break. However Sterling looked hesitant and tried to place his shot too close to Boaz Myhill. That was one of only two real sights at goal, with the other a shot straight at Myhill from a tight angle early in the second half, and he was replaced by Samir Nasri with City 3-0 up after 74 minutes. TEAMWORK City’s tendency to camp in West Brom’s final third and try to patiently break down the defence left little space for Sterling to exploit his pace. He linked up nicely with David Silva a few times but struggled to find a way through the deep-lying defence. He looked like a man still trying to find his exact role in City’s evolving attack, although this was far from the finished article all around with Sergio Aguero starting the evening on the bench. CROWD REACTION The West Brom crowd booed his every touch in the first half – before switching their attention to referee Mike Dean after the break – but that only encouraged the City fans to get behind their new man. OVERALL It was a fairly subdued debut for Sterling, who had one golden chance to crown it with a goal but otherwise operated as no more than a competent cog in a City machine which was operating very nicely indeed in the opening game of the season. Press Association Here, Press Association Sport assess whether Raheem Sterling began to repay any of his £49million transfer fee in the 3-0 City win at The Hawthorns. GOAL THREAT center_img The most expensive Englishman in footballing history made his competitive debut for Manchester City against West Brom on Monday night.last_img read more

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Down East Family YMCA swim team wins in first dual meet

first_imgELLSWORTH — The Down East Family YMCA Dolphins defeated the Waldo County YMCA Bluefish 708-161 on Saturday in the season’s first dual meet.The win was the team’s largest margin of victory ever. A total of 106 DEFY swimmers participated in the meet. Of those, 33 DEFY swimmers placed first in at least one individual event, and 11 placed first in two or more events. The Dolphins also finished first in every contested relay event.Colin Aponte qualified for the New England YMCA Championships in the 100-meter freestyle with a time of 1 minute, 1.7 seconds, and Sean Hill joined him by posting a time of 56.79 seconds in the same event. Hill also qualified in the 200-meter freestyle by posting a time of 2:04.77.Hill’s performance in the 200 free was also good enough to qualify for the Maine Swimming Junior Olympics. Joining him there will be Caroline Mazgaj and Jessalyn Parks. Mazgaj qualified for the 50-meter backstroke with a time of 36.38 seconds, and Parks advanced in the 50-meter freestyle with a time of 34.66 seconds.This is placeholder textThis is placeholder textlast_img read more

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Metro Office and Computer Supplies injects $1.2M in KMTC Annual Boxing day race meet

first_imgFOR 10 consecutive years, Metro Office and Computer Supplies have made significant contributions to the staging of the Kennard’s Memorial Turf Club’s (KMTC) Annual Boxing Day Horse Race Meet and this year it’s no different as the company will be sponsoring the first prize cash award for the winner of the feature event on the day’s eight-race card.Yesterday, Metro’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Avia Lindie handed over a cheque valued $1.2M to the KMTC for the first place finisher of the feature `B’ and Lower Class race over nine furlongs.The day’s activities will get underway at 13:00hrs at the KMTC’s facility, Bush Lot Farm, Corentyne, Berbice.At a simple ceremony held at the company’s head office in Quamina Street, the CEO said this is the 11th year that her company will be supporting the KMTC and it all came about through the friendship of the Kharag-Ramnarrayan and the Kennard’s family.She said Metro is pleased to be associated with the event and pledged Metro’s support in the future.Chairman of the Police Service Commission,Justice Cecil Kennard,in accepting the contribution informed that the Kennard’s and the Kharag-Ramnarayan families are closely associated and went on to state that Deo Kharag-Ramnarayan served as president of the KMTC for over 20 years,starting in 1955 before he migrated to North America. However, since his migration, his son Ron started the Metro Office and Computer Supplies business and he (Ron) has since been supportive of all of KMTC’s activities.Justice Kennard pointed out that after Jumbo Jet Auto Sales got involved with horse racing, he noticed that the prize money for events were raised and he told himself that he would not be left out and with this in mind, he called Ron Ramnarayan in New York and informed him of what’s taking place in the sport.Ron immediately rose to the occasion and thus, the sponsorship has increased.Meanwhile, the second, third and fourth place finishers of the feature event will earn $600,000, $300,000 and $150,000 respectively.last_img
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Ronaldo is FIFA’s 2016 Best Player

first_imgEarlier in December, Ronaldo also won the France Football magazine’s Ballon d’Or award with both honours recognition for success in the Champions League with Real Madrid and the Euro 2016 with his native Portugal.For the past six years, the world’s best player has received the FIFA Ballon d’Or award.Speaking after receiving the award, Ronaldo admitted that 2016 was awesome for him.Highlights of Ronaldo’s exploits in 2016 include; scoring the decisive penalty in the shootout to win the Champions League for Real Madrid; rescuing Real with a hat-trick in the final of the Club World Cup, captaining Portugal to Euro 2016 glory and being recognised with a fourth Ballon d’Or. He now has something Lionel Messi does not – the honour of being named Best FIFA Men’s Player for 2016.United States of America’s Carli Lloyd was named the world’s best female player despite failing to finish on an Olympic podium for the first time at Rio 2016.Lloyd has continued her exceptional form for both club (Houston Dash) and country.The 34-year-old saw off competition from Brazil’s Marta and Germany’s Melanie Behringer to win the award.For leading Leicester City out of the blues to win the English Premier League, Claudio Ranieri was named Best Men’s Coach for 2016.Ranieri who has also led his side to the last 16 of the UEFA Champions League this season won the award ahead of Real Madrid’s Zinedine Zidane, who lifted the Champions League in his first season in charge, and Portugal’s Fernando Santos, who led his country to an unexpected success at Euro 2016 in France.Ex-Germany boss, Silvia Neid, won the female coach of the year award.Neid who retired in 2016 after capping an 11-year spell in charge of the women’s national team and guiding them to Olympic gold for the first time won the award ahead of USA coach, Jill Ellis and Pia Sundhage of Sweden.He success in Rio added to her extensive trophy collection which includes the World Cup and two European Championships.Penang’s Mohd Faiz Subri received the Puskas award for the Best Goal of 2016.Despite being on the shortlist for best individual player, Griezmann did not make World Best XI.The line-up features five players from Real Madrid, four from Barcelona, one from Juventus (Dani Alves, who was at Barca for the first half of 2016) and one, Manuel Neuer, from Bayern Munich. There was no Premier League player on the World XI.The fan award went to supporters of Liverpool and German club Borussia Dortmund, who together sang a moving rendition of ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’ – an anthem adopted by both teams – before their Europa League quarter-final in April. The match came the day before the 27th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster, in which 96 Liverpool fans died.Colombian side Atletico Nacional were given the fair play award for their part in the aftermath of the plane crash which killed 19 players and staff of Brazilian side Chapecoense.Chapecoense were en route to play the first leg of their Copa Sudamericana final when the plane crashed, killing 71 people. Atletico Nacional said the title should be awarded to Chapecoense. FIFA recognised their “spirit of peace, understanding and fair play.”Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram Duro Ikhazuagbe with agency reportReal Madrid and Portugal forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, 31, was Monday night named the world’s best player at the inaugural Best FIFA Football Awards in Zurich, Switzerland.He defeated Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann to win the prize.last_img read more

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Volleyball: Wisconsin looks to bounce back on road

first_imgWisconsin has been here before.After dropping last year’s Big Ten opener against Penn State, the Wisconsin volleyball team railed off 19 wins in a row to claim the Big Ten title. That is the task they now have in front of them.After falling to the Nittany Lions in three sets on Wednesday, the team will look to regroup and get their first Big Ten win of the season against a team they have enjoyed success against over the past few years.No. 16 Wisconsin (8-3, 0-1 Big Ten) will enter Friday’s match against no. 12 Ohio State (11-2, 0-1 Big Ten) riding a four-game win streak against the Buckeyes, dating back to the 2013 season, and will look to extend their consecutive sets streak against the Buckeyes to 12 after sweeping both of last year’s matches.Head coach Kelly Sheffield knows that in order for the Badgers to continue their sustained success throughout the Big Ten, they are going to have to improve their hitting percentage after they had 39 kills and 18 errors on 107 total attempts against a stout Nittany Lion front line.Sheffield also knows that the season is just getting under way and wants to make sure his Badgers are rounding into mid-season form sooner rather than later.“Our ceiling is getting a little higher with some players,” Sheffield said. “I have been changing things around quite a bit to try and figure out how these pieces are going to fit. Once the coaching staff gets out of the way and lets them go, I think we will probably have a chance of being pretty good.”The Badgers come into the match facing a Buckeye squad off to a scorching start after railing off 11 consecutive wins before losing a five-set thriller to Minnesota Wednesday.The Buckeyes know they can count on a strong home court advantage when they take the court Friday, as they have come out on top in 70 percent of their matches played at the St. Johns Arena.Sheffield knows that every Big Ten battle will be a dog fight and said that as last year’s champions, the Badgers better be ready to bring it every time they step onto the court.“It’s hard to put your finger on too many teams that aren’t better than what they’ve been last year or the year before,” Sheffield said. “This conference returns a lot of talent and it’s a lot of coaches that have been here as well.”last_img read more

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Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce Nominated for IAAF Athlete Of The Year

first_imgAthletics – World Athletics Championships – Doha 2019 – Women’s 100 Metres Final – Khalifa International Stadium, Doha, Qatar – September 29, 2019 Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce celebrates winning gold REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch KINGSTON, Jamaica – Coming off the heels of a historic World Championships, Jamaican sprinter Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce has been nominated for IAAF Female Athlete of the Year.Fraser-Pryce, who scored her fourth 100m World Championships title at the recently concluded IAAF World Championships in Doha, Qatar, was announced alongside Kenya’s Beatrice Chepkoech, Brigid Kosgei and Hellen Obiri; Bahrain’s Salwa Eid Naser; USA’s Dalilah Muhammad; Great Britain’s Katarina Johnson-Thompson; The Netherlands’ Sifan Hassan; Germany’s Malaika Mihambo; Venezuela’s Yulimar Rojas and Mariya Lasitskene, for the coveted Female Athlete of the Year Award.The 32-year-old won the 100m in a time of 10.71 seconds, the fastest time this year, and was also part of the Jamaican 4x100m women’s winning team at the Championships. In an Instagram post, Fraser-Pryce welcomed the nomination, saying “Representation matters….Grateful for all I have achieved this year and thrilled to be among a group of women to inspire others through our athletic performances. Thank you @iaaf_athletics for the nomination!”Having won the title in 2013, she is only one of two Jamaican women to have ever won the award, with former Jamaican sprinter Merlene Ottey winning in 1990.For the second year in a row, no Jamaican male athlete has been nominated for Male Athlete of the Year. Usain Bolt, who retired in 2017, was the last Jamaican to win the award in 2016. The fastest man alive has won the Male Athlete of the Year award a record number of six times.The IAAF Council and the IAAF Family will cast their votes by email, while fans can vote online via the IAAF’s social media platforms. Individual graphics for each nominee will be posted on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram; a ‘like’ on Facebook and Instagram or a retweet on Twitter will count as one vote.The IAAF Council’s vote will count for 50% of the result, while the IAAF Family’s votes and the public votes will each count for 25% of the final result.Voting for the Male World Athlete of the Year closes on 4 November. At the conclusion of the voting process, five men and five women finalists will be announced by the IAAF.The male and female World Athletes of the Year will be announced live on stage at the World Athletics Awards 2019.last_img read more

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NBA Finals 2019: 3 reasons why the Raptors beat the Warriors

first_imgThe Raptors are NBA champions.Toronto closed out the Warriors with a 114-110 win at Oracle Arena on Thursday in Game 6 of the Finals to win their first title in franchise history. Toronto held Golden State to 110 points or less in all six games. Even without Durant for almost the entire series and a hobbled Thompson, the Warriors still had star Stephen Curry. The Raptors, however, held him in check and shut down Golden State’s role players, for the most part.The Raptors’ defense kept them in every matchup against the Warriors, which is a big reason why the Larry O’Brien Trophy is heading to Toronto. Here’s three reasons why the Raptors won the 2019 NBA FinalsWarriors, Raptors healthThe Raptors had a fantastic postseason run and no doubt earned the title. The Warriors’ health, however, definitely played a factor in the final series.Kevin Durant strained his calf in Golden State’s second round series against the Rockets and did not play again until Game 5 against the Raptors. But, his return lasted less than a half as he unfortunately ruptured his Achilles after 12 minutes on the floor. That wasn’t all the injuries the Warriors dealt with in the Finals, though. Thompson was held out of Game 3 with a hamstring issue and left Thursday’s matchup. DeMarcus Cousins was inconsistent as he continued to recover from a torn quad and Kevon Looney was banged up, as well.Toronto, on the other hand, had all of its players available and had significantly better depth than Golden State. That made a difference.Kawhi Leonard’s playKawhi Leonard was the best player in the 2019 playoffs and it wasn’t even that close.The 27-year-old star almost single-handedly carried the Raptors to the first title in franchise history. The team went to him time and again for clutch buckets and he delivered. He even knocked down one of the biggest shots in franchise history: a crazy bouncing buzzer beater in the fourth quarter of Game 7 against the 76ers in the second round.KAWHI CALLED SERIES!— Toronto Raptors (@Raptors) May 13, 2019The Raptors acquired Leonard — along with Danny Green — from the Spurs in exchange for a package centered around DeMar DeRozan in a blockbuster trade last offseason. Leonard is expected to opt out of his contract and become a free agent later this month.Regardless of what happens this summer, that deal will go down as one of the best in Raptors’ history and Leonard will always be remembered in Toronto.Raptors’ defensive effortThe Raptors limited the Warriors’ offense throughout the series. Kyle Lowry scored 26 points to lead the Raptors to the victory while Pascal Siakam chipped in 26, as well. Klay Thompson finished with 30 points in the losing effort, but left in the third quarter with a knee injury.The Warriors were going for their third straight championship and fourth in the last five seasons. They came up just short. Related News Kevin Durant may never be the same again, Achilles specialist sayslast_img read more

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NFL rumors: Bengals lock up Tyler Boyd with $43M extension

first_img Browns’ Baker Mayfield admits he wanted ‘revenge’ against Hue Jackson NFL training camp 2019: AFC North preview Bengals guard Clint Boling, 30, retires after eight seasons Bengals are signing WR Tyler Boyd to a four-year, $43 million extension, league sources tell ESPN. Boyd now will be under contract through the 2023 season.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) July 23, 2019The extension will keep Boyd with the Bengals until 2023. Boyd, 24, was scheduled to be an unrestricted free agent after the 2019 season.  Tyler Boyd is staying in Cincinnati.The Bengals receiver agreed to a four-year extension worth $43 million, ESPN reported Tuesday. He had 1,028 receiving yards and seven touchdowns last season over 14 games and filled in for A.J. Green when he was dealing with a toe injury. Related News Green still is considered the primary receiver for the Bengals, but Green’s injuries have allowed him to complete just two full seasons in the past five years, which has primed Boyd to be a solid secondary wideout.Last year marked Boyd’s best NFL season to date after he was taken in the second round of the 2016 draft.last_img read more

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Blansett trial opens this afternoon after completion of jury process

first_img(Wednesday, 2:45 p.m.) by Tracy McCue, Sumner Newscow — A nine man five woman jury has heard opening statements and testimony of seven witnesses so far in the murder trial of Lindsey Nicole Blansett, accused of murdering her 10-year-old son, Caleb.The state of Kansas is slowly building its case against Blansett, who is facing two felonies of premeditated murder and aggravated assault after being accused of using a rock and knife multiple times to fatally wound her son, Caleb, a Wellington Lincoln Elementary student while he was allegedly sleeping late in the evening last December.Sumner County attorney Kerwin Spencer opened the trial describing the night of the alleged murder. In his 15-minute presentation, he described Blansett as a woman who had planned out the murder of her child. Blansett’s defense attorney Michael Brown then presented his opening statement to the jury describing the hardship that his client had leading up to the alleged incident.“At the end of day, you the jury, have to wrestle with the question, ‘why would someone in their right mind do this to a child?’,” Brown said.Witnesses from the Wellington Police Department, 911 dispatch office and the Sedgwick Forensics Specialists then presented testimony. Eleven pictures of Caleb’s injuries which he allegedly incurred during the Dec. 14, 2014 incident, were presented to the jury on a projection screen.The prosecution is about to present the 911 tape to the jury. Audio problems to amplify the 911 tape content has caused a delay in the proceedings.Earlier in the day, a jury was announced at 11:30 a.m. consisting of nine men and five women. The jury selection process took nearly a day and a half with more than 40 prospective jurors interviewed. The trial started at 1:30 p.m. today. Testimony will continue until later this afternoon.Blansett dressed in a brown sweater with blue-green plaid dress has been in attendance for the jury selection and proceeding. She has remained stoic through the proceedings thus far.last_img read more

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Top seeds Djokovic, Barty toppled in Cincy semi-finals

first_imgMedvedev won 12 of the last 14 points in the second set to square the match against Djokovic, then ran up a 3-1 lead in the third on the way to victory on his first match point.– Kuznetsova beats Barty –There was an upset in the women’s draw as well, as Russian veteran Svetlana Kuznetsova defeated top-seeded Australian Ashleigh Barty 6-2, 6-4.Kuznetsova, a two-time Grand Slam champion who has been hindered lately by injury, will be in search of her 19th WTA title — and her first in more than a year — when she takes on American Madison Keys in the final. Keys, the 2017 US Open runner-up, defeated compatriot Sofia Kenin 7-5, 6-4.Kuznetsova denied Barty a chance to reclaim the world number one ranking, which the Australian would have done by reaching the final.Instead the triumph by 34-year-old Kuznetsova leaves injured Naomi Osaka atop the rankings with the US Open looming.Barty, who had rallied from a set down in each of her previous two matches, also said she was taking positives from the week to Flushing Meadows.“This was a week that I battled through,” Barty said. “At times I played some good stuff. At times I played some pretty awful stuff.“I’ve learned a lot from this week, and there are nothing but positives going into New York,” she said.Keys booked her finals spot as she won an all-American match littered with 12 breaks of serve.amazed herself with the get. “I looked at my box in shock,” she admitted. “I’m really feeling great about my tennis.Share on: WhatsApp World number one Novak Djokovic of Serbia congratulates Daniil Medvedev after falling to the Russian in the semi-finals of the ATP Cincinnati MastersCincinnati, United States | AFP | World number one Novak Djokovic wilted under pressure from Daniil Medvedev Saturday, falling 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 to the ninth-seeded Russian in the Cincinnati Masters semi-finals.Medvedev’s upset win sent him into a title showdown with another unexpected finalist, 16th-seeded Belgian David Goffin, who defeated France’s Richard Gasquet 6-3, 6-4 to reach his first ATP Masters 1000 final.A fuming Djokovic, who looked to have control of the contest in the early going, was caught out when Medvedev stepped things up in the second set.“I don’t know how I turned it around, I was so tired after the first set and I thought I might not be able to keep up the intensity,” said Medvedev, who has competed in 15 hardcourt matches since July 30.“But I had a momentum chance in the second set and the crowd gave me energy,” added the Russian, who will be playing his second Masters series final in eight days, after falling to Rafael Nadal in Montreal last Sunday.“Novak had been destroying me on second serve, so I just went for it,” Medvedev said. “It’s a great feeling to win and beat the number one.”Djokovic, the defending champion who was playing his first tournament since his Wimbledon triumph in July, need some time to cool down before pondering his loss.“He deserves to be in the mix, certainly, with all his results,” Djokovic said. “He’s working his way to top 5. “He’s definitely one of the best players in the world at this moment.”Djokovic said there was little he could do in the face of Medvedev’s go-for-broke style.“When I had my racquet on the ball I was returning also his serves, but you can’t really predict someone or prepare yourself for someone serving that big second serve consistently from 4-3 to the end of the match with making maybe two double faults out of God knows how many serves,” he said.With the US Open starting on August 26, Djokovic said he took “mostly positives” from the week.“Today I did lose a tennis match, but I didn’t do too much wrong,” he said. “So I’ll take that and I’ll move forward to New York and have a good practice week.“I’m going to go to fight for a title as everyone else does — and I like my chances.”last_img read more

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Estrada Fernández will arbitrate the Madrid derby at the Bernabéu

first_img-Villarreal-Osasuna: Pizarro Gómez and, in the VAR, González González.-Barcelona-Levante: Lamb Vega and, in the VAR, Munuera Montero.Copa del Rey’s eighths-Tenerife-Athletic: González Fuertes and, in the VAR, Iglesias Villanueva.-Cultural Leonesa-Valencia: Pizarro Gómez and, in the VAR, Medié Jiménez.-Rayo Vallecano-Villarreal: Prieto Iglesias and, in the VAR, Álvarez Izquierdo.-Badajoz-Granada: Soto Grado and, in the VAR, Alberola Rojas.-Zaragoza-Real Madrid: González González and, in the VAR, Cordero Vega.-Real Sociedad-Osasuna: Munuera Montero and, in the VAR, Iglesias Villanueva.-Barcelona-Leganés: Cuadra Fernández and, in the VAR, Melero López.-Mirandés-Sevilla: Jaime Latre and, in the VAR, Álvarez Izquierdo.Day 26 of Second-Tenerife-Sporting: Arcediano Monescillo and, in the VAR, De la Fuente Ramos.-Extremadura-Lugo: Ocón Arráiz and, in the VAR, Milla Alvendiz.-Sport-Las Palmas: Moreno Aragón and, in the VAR, Ávalos Barrera.-Ponferradina-Huesca: Muñiz Ruiz and, in the VAR, Ais Reig.-Elche-Málaga: Sagués Oscoz and, in the VAR, González Esteban.-Fuenlabrada-Girona: Díaz de Mera Escuderos and, in the VAR, Pérez Pallas.-Cádiz-Zaragoza: Ortiz Arias and, in the VAR, López Toca.-Mirandés-Rayo Vallecano: Iglesias Villanueva and, in the VAR, Trujillo Suárez.-Numancia-Almería: Pulido Santana and, in the VAR, Galech Apezteguia.-Oviedo-Albacete: Gorostegui Fernández Ortega and, in the VAR, Vicandi Garrido.-Racing-Alcorcón: Figueroa Vázquez and, in the VAR, Varón Aceitón. The Royal Spanish Football Federation has announced the arbitration designations made by the Technical Committee of Referees facing the 22nd day of LaLiga Santander, the 26th day of LaLiga SmartBank and the round of 16 of the Copa del Rey. The derby between Real Madrid and Atlético will be led from the grass by Estrada Fernández and in the VAR will be Sánchez Martínez.The referee of the Catalan school has already directed three games to both teams so far in the championship. Madrid has not whistled since he did it on the first day of the championship against Celta (1-3). Worse has been the Atlético with him: he won at Betis 1-2, but on day 11 he was not able to score the three points against Deportivo Alavés (1-1). In Copa, the duel between Zaragoza and Real Madrid will be the responsibility of González González, in charge of the derby (0-0) of the Wanda Metropolitano. This is how the members have been distributed:First Day 22-Granada-Espanyol: Cuadra Fernández and, in the VAR, De Burgos Bengoetxea.-Real Madrid-Atlético: Estrada Fernández and, in the VAR, Sánchez Martínez.-Mallorca-Valladolid: Medié Jiménez and, in the VAR, Prieto Iglesias.-Valencia-Celta: González Fuertes and, in the VAR, Hernández Hernández.-Leganés-Real Sociedad: Melero López and, in the VAR, Jaime Latre.-Eibar-Betis: Martínez Munuera and, in the VAR, Iglesias Villanueva.-Athletic-Getafe: Alberola Rojas and, in the VAR, Mareu Lahoz.-Sevilla-Alavés: From Cerro Grande and, in the VAR, Álvarez Izquierdo.last_img read more

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59 residents displaced, remain in shelters

first_imgRegion 9 flood aftermath…environmental health personnel offering guidance – CDC HeadBy Shemuel FanfairThough the floodwaters in sections of Lethem and surrounding areas have largely receded, the 59 residents who were evacuated from their homes for safety reasons remain in shelters after nearly two weeks.The flood situation reached a worrying level when several persons were evacuated from their homes in Region Nine almost two weeks ago (file photo)This was confirmed by both Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo) Vice Chairman Karl Singh and acting Head of the Civil Defence Commission (CDC), Lieutenant Colonel Kester Craig – who related to Guyana Times on Sunday that the affected areas were being monitored.While it is not clear when the various households will be able to return to their places of abode, Vice Chairman Singh stated that the residents were being allowed to clean their surroundings.“Persons are in the shelter as of today [Sunday]; we are still monitoring the situation. We have cleaning agents, including Jeyes fluid, to give to the affected people to clean their homes and disinfect the surrounding areas before they can go back home,” Singh told this publication.Meanwhile, Lieutenant Colonel Craig told this newspaper that as the water around Lethem has been receding, there have been no reports of disease outbreak.“There are no outbreaks; what we try to do is use preventative measures such as bleach in water and water purification tablets…we monitor the situation continuously and we are in contact with the regional administration under the regional disaster risk management system,” Craig pointed out.He also informed that the Public Health Ministry has a team targeting the affected areas with community outreaches by its environmental health personnel who have been providing guidance on the necessary measures persons can take to prevent diseases.Meanwhile, additional flooding remains a cause for worry since the water level could rise again with another heavy downpour. The affected areas included Deep South Rupununi communities such as Karasabai, which was cut off from Central Lethem.Regional Chairman Brian Allicock noted earlier this month that a group of Toshaos had travelled into the area via boat, using a different route.It was reported several days ago that Deep South Rupununi’s main access road en-route to Aishalton was partly washed away.Food security is another concern that was recorded since the floods in the Deep South had also destroyed farms. Regional Chairman Allicock noted in early July that some 20 farms were inundated with over three feet of water.The flooding was caused by several rivers, particularly the Takutu River, overtopping because of heavy rainfall in the region and over in neighbouring Brazil, which had resulted in overtopping of the Rio Brancho River. The CDC had delivered supplies which included water purification tablets, collapsible bottles, detergents and other cleaning supplies, beddings and blankets, among other materials.last_img read more

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Kitambi to help Zapata pick local assistant

first_img0Shares0000AFC Leopards’ Dennis Kitambi will help new head coach Zapata pick a local assistant coach. Photo/RAYMOND MAKHAYANAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 18- Before he departs for his Bangladesh sojourn, AFC Leopards interim coach Dennis Kitambi will assist incoming boss Rodolfo Zapata in picking his assistant coach with the Argentine expected in the country this week.AFC settled on Zapata after combing through over 20 CVs and according to Chairman Dan Mule, they have faith that the South American’s experience in the continent will be vital in assisting the team win the Kenyan Premier League title for the first time in 20 years. “He has worked in Nigeria, South Africa and Botswana and we were convinced that having been in the continent for so long, he has enough experience. We have carefully examined his CV and we believe his credentials are good enough,” AFC leopards boss Dan Mule told Capital Sport.“When he arrives later this week we will have a meeting with him where we will lay out our plans and ambitions as a club and outline his targets. He will have time with Kitambi and learn a few things as a club and also get advise on who best to pick as assistant coach,” Mule further stated.Zapata will be AFC’s 14th coach in four years but Mule hopes that his arrival will reduce the huge turnover of coaches.Kitambi is set to leave the club on May 8 heading to Bangladesh to undertake coaching course as well as work as Stewart Hall’s assistant at Saif Sporting Club.“Kitambi has done really well for us and we appreciate his role. He stepped in at a crucial time and helped us stabilize the club,” Mule said, paying tribute to the Tanzanian.AFC are currently third in the Kenyan Premier League standings with 18 points, five off leaders Mathare United but with one match at hand.The 51-year old Zapata is currently coaching Botswana top flight side Gaborone United who are placed fifth in their league.Majority of his experience has been in the United States where he has worked with the United States Youth Soccer Academy as well as the Alberta Soccer Association in Canada.In Africa, he first worked in Nigeria where he coached Sunshine FC in the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) in 2010 helping them to qualify for the CAF Confederation Cup in 2011.He then moved on to South Africa for the 2011 and 2012 seasons with Mpumalanga Black Aces. Zapata joined Gaborone in 2016 after a stint in the USA where he has worked to date.Zapata started out as a player in the Argentinian 2nd division. He played as goalkeeper in Huracan, Sportivo Italiano, Racing de Olavarría, Club Atlético San Miguel and Cipolletti de Rio Negro.Due to consecutive knee injuries, Zapata retired from playing and he embarked on a managerial career.0Shares0000(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)last_img read more

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first_imgRichard Bruton, centre, has finally realised he got it all wrong on fishing crewsJUST days after Richard Bruton ruled out work permits for foreign national fishermen, the Government is expected to do a u-turn and finally recognise the contribution they make to the industry here.In Donegal there has been a tradition of Filipino fishermen working on some of our boats, but many are here illegally.The Government turned a blind eye to this – until allegations that some fishermen were being exploited by boat skippers in southern and eastern counties were made in a London newspaper. Fishermen’s leaders in Killybegs have vowed to help stamp out any exploitation – but insist they cannot get Irish crews for some fishing vessels.And that’s why foreign national crew members are often needed on some boats.It’s understood a work permit system will be introduced. It will ensure the rights of the workers – and the viability of the boats.Representatives from the Migrant Rights Centre Ireland were joined by a Filipino fisherman who has worked undocumented in Ireland for the last five years, addressed the new interdepartmental taskforce last night. Speaking following the meeting, Edel McGinley, MRCI Director said: “Regularisation would be an important step to tackle exploitation in the fishing industry and strengthen workers’ rights.“Unfortunately, this issue is not confined to the fishing industry but persists across many low wage sectors such as domestic work, care work and the restaurant industry.”The MRCI welcomed reported moves by Minister for Agriculture Food and the Marine Simon Coveney and the Minister for Justice and Equality Frances Fitzgerald to regularise undocumented migrant fisherman. To comprehensively tackle this abuse of workers, the MRCI is calling for the introduction of a broader regularisation scheme to address exploitation in all precarious sectors of the Irish labour market.Ms McGinley went on say “Like the Irish undocumented in the USA, undocumented migrants are part of the fabric of Irish life, many working and living in our communities long term – some for over fifteen years. Clearly there is a need for a broad-based regularisation which complements the sectoral approach being proposed.”At the meeting with the Taskforce, the MRCI made a number of recommendations: Introduce a sector-based regularisation with clear criteria, granting access to employment in the fishing industry without a work permitEstablish a sectoral agreement for the fishing industry,setting out terms and conditions for workersSuspend the practice of spot checks targeting vulnerable workers, pending the introduction of a regularisationInvest greater resources to step up inspections and ensure compliance in the sectorAllocate resources through the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund to focus on the protection of workers in the industryRatify ILO Work in Fishing Convention 188Conduct intelligence-led investigations into human trafficking routes and recruitment practicesIntroduce a system for swift identificationof and protection for victims of traffickingGOVERNMENT U-TURN WILL SEE FILIPINO FISHERMEN GET WORK PERMITS was last modified: November 13th, 2015 by John2Share 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:donegalFishinglast_img read more

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McCain seeks program to teach ‘strategic interrogation’

first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREWhicker: Clemson demonstrates that it’s tough to knock out the champ“I do not know whether they’ve been involved in torture because I don’t have that kind of information,” McCain said. “I do know that when tapes are destroyed of interrogations, it contributes enormously to the cynicism, the skepticism, and also is further damaging to the image of the United States of America in the world.” The CIA recently acknowledged that in 2005 it destroyed videotapes made three years earlier of the CIA’s interrogations of two terror suspects. The tapes were made to document how CIA officers used new, harsh questioning techniques approved by the White House to force recalcitrant prisoners to talk. Intelligence officials have said the methods that were shown on the videotapes included waterboarding, an interrogation tactic that causes the sensation of drowning and is banned by the Pentagon. McCain also said he met with a “high-ranking member of al-Qaida in Iraq” who told him that post-invasion lawlessness and images of prisoner abuse at Abu Ghraib helped recruit insurgents. The latter was “a great recruitment tool,” McCain said. “He said it and I believe it.” He also said he’d go after terrorists with a new military force. “I’ll set up a new agency patterned after the old Office of Strategic Services that will be a small, nimble, can-do organization that will fight” terrorists anywhere in the world and on the Internet, McCain said. COLUMBIA, S.C. – Republican White House hopeful John McCain said he wants “a crash program” in civilian and military schools that emphasizes language and creates a “new specialty in strategic interrogation” so the nation never feels the need for torture. McCain, a former Vietnam prisoner of war who suffered mistreatment, talked about the new proposal at a Columbia campaign stop Saturday. McCain said he wanted to create an Army Advisory Corps of 20,000 soldiers to act as military advisers and a new Office of Strategic Services to fight terrorists. He said he wanted them to pursue “a crash program in civilian and military schools” to prepare more experienced speakers in strategically important languages such as Arabic, Chinese, Farsi and others, and to “create a new specialty in strategic interrogation – a new group of strategic interrogators so that we never have to feel motivated to torture anyone ever again.” When asked if he knew whether U.S. forces had engaged in torture in the past, the Arizona senator said he didn’t. Later, at Newberry College’s commencement ceremony about an hour away, McCain talked about the response to torture being a measure of character.160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more

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Arthur Bloom, 63, of CBS

first_imgNEW YORK – Television news director Arthur Bloom, who helped found the newsmagazine “60 Minutes” and donated his stopwatch to create the show’s iconic ticking image, died Saturday of cancer. He was 63. Bloom, who joined CBS in its mailroom when he was 18, died at his home in Grandview-on-Hudson, N.Y., the network said. Besides his 38 years with “60 Minutes,” Bloom helped train Dan Rather to succeed Walter Cronkite in the CBS News anchor chair in 1981. Rather and Cronkite hailed Bloom’s work. “Artie Bloom was the most accomplished director of television news programs in history,” Rather said. “The record shows he was the best.” AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MORESanta Anita opens winter meet Saturday with loaded card Bloom’s talent and humor “were the very spirit of CBS News,” Cronkite said. “It is difficult to think of our craft without him,” he said. During his 45-year career at CBS, Bloom was instrumental in the network’s political coverage. He directed work on the conventions for both parties from 1976 to 1988, the Ford-Carter and Reagan-Mondale presidential debates, and every election night from 1974 to 1990. In 1995, he received the Directors Guild of America’s first Lifetime Achievement Award. “60 Minutes” has captured 78 Emmy Awards and 11 Peabody Awards. Bloom was there for the launch of “60 Minutes” in 1968. It was on the show’s third edition that it was introduced with the now-famous ticking stopwatch. “Artie had an eye for what worked visually and what didn’t,” said “60 Minutes” creator Don Hewitt. “He was invaluable to me.” The Manhattan native began directing at age 21 with WCBS-TV, the local New York station. In 1966, he joined CBS news and two years later was directing “60 Minutes.” Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Marla; a son, Scott; a daughter, Jill Bloom Butterman; a brother, Richard; and four grandchildren. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more

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first_imgMalin GAA News: ALL COUNTY LEAGUE DIVISION 1Malin were defeated by Glenswilly at the weekend on a scoreline Glenswilly 1-09 Malin 0-09. Malin team and scorers: Daniel Mullarkey, John Gerard McLaughlin, James Gallagher, Michael McLaughlin, Paul McLaughlin, Damien Harkin, Gary Collins, Kieron McColgan, Niall McLaughlin, Stephen McLaughlin, Brendan McLaughlin, Gary Farren, Seamus Doherty (0-01), Matthew Byrne (0-05), Dan McDaid (0-03). Subs used: John C Doherty for Gary Collins and Christopher McLaughlin for Paul McLaughlin.Malin reserves were also defeated on a scoreline of Glenswilly 1-10 Malin reserves 1-04. The Malin team was Declan Lafferty, Aidan Bambrick, Terence McLaughlin, Thomas McLaughlin, Conor Byrne, Darragh McLaughlin (1-00) Connor McColgan, Matthew Crampsie, Christopher McLaughlin (0-04), Christopher Doherty, Stephen Doherty, Noel McLaughlin, Danny McCarron, Lochlainn Byrne and Jonathan McCarron. Subs used were Conor Farren for Terence McLaughlin, Paco McLaughlin for Lochlainn Byrne, Terence McLaughlin for Aidan Bambrick and Lee McDaid for Jonathan McCarron.Malin seniors and reserves will be playing at home next Sunday against Ardara at 1.30pm and 3.00pm. All support welcome. LADIESThe ladies played at home on Sunday and lost out to Termon B. The team on the day was Marion Collins, Jennifer McLaughlin, Marion O Donnell, Aoife Bell, Catherine Smyth, Annmarie Coffee, Maureen Collins, Linda McColgan, Joanne McKinney, Aoife McColgan, Chelsea Stephens, Mariah Dohery and Megan Doherty. Subs used were Eimear Lafferty and Shauna McLaughlin.MINORSThe minors were defeated by Gaoth Dobhair last week on a scoreline 3-10 to 1-05. The scoreline was harsh on Malin who put in an excellent performance against a team with seven county minor panelists. The Malin minors are through to the Inishowen A final against Moville on Friday night in Carndonagh at 7.00pm. The team managed by Patrick Collins with the help of John McLaughlin (r), Paul Gallagher and Neil McGilloway have played well all year and the majority of the team are heavily involved in our senior and reserve panels. The squad is Callum Doherty, Conor Kelly, Peter Doherty, Ryan Doherty, Jonathan McLaughlin, Connor McColgan, Aidan Bambrick, Andrew Mullin, Ciaran Doherty, Cormac Cullinan, Dan McGonagle, Christopher Doherty, Joseph Doherty, Conor McGeogeghan, Aran McLaughlin, Danny McCarron, Christopher McLaughlin, Lee McDaid, Daniel Houghton Ruairi McCarron, Fergal Monagle and Jordan McLaughlin. The club would urge as many supporters to come out and support this team on Friday night.UNDERAGEThe under 12 played are at home to Burt at 6.30 on Tuesday. In the Darren Downey and Gary Mc Laughlin Northern Board under 16 league on Friday night Malin had a hard earned win away to Moville. A man of the match performance by stand in goalkeeper Joe Doherty (Hegarty) was the key difference between the two teams in the end. Joe replaced goalkeeper Callum Harley as he was injured during the warm-up. Joe Doherty’s excellent skills denied Moville time after time in the first half the goal their attacking play deserved. Malin’s forward line and midfield continued to find their target with ease giving them a cushion at half time of 3-8 to 1-5. The Malin goals came from corner forward Andrew Mc Daid (1-1) and midfielder Ciarán Doherty JR (2 -0) both of which came from runs from within his own half. Points were scored by Ciarán Doherty (D) (0-3), Conor Mc Geoghegan (0-2), Joe Doherty PM (0-1) and Seán O Neill (0-1). The second half was a tight affair with the home side dominating for long periods and gradually reducing Malin’s lead but two points from midfielder Daniel Houten midway through the half, one from Conór Bambrick and a pointed free from Joe Doherty (PM) prevented Moville from bridging the gap and Malin held on to record a two point win. Best for Malin were Joe Doherty (H), Robert Boggs, Séan O’Neill, Ciarán Doherty (JR), Daniel Houten had a good second half and the three inside forwards performed well throughout. Final score 3-12 to 1-16. Team – Joe Doherty(H), Robert Boggs, Cormac Cullinane, Keelin White, Sean Byrne, Conor Gallagher, Conor Bambrick (0-1), Ciarán Doherty(JR)(2-0), Daniel Houten (0-2), Seán O’ Neill (0-1), Ciarán Doherty(D) (0-3), Conor Mc Geoghegan(0-2), Andrew Mc Daid (1-1), Joe Doherty(PM) (0-2), Jack Mc Laughlin(F). Subs Conor Quigley for Keelin White (30 min); Pádraig Mc Carron for Jack Fildara (37 min); Nathan Kelly for Conor Bambrick (45 min); Jason Mullarkey and Callum Harley. The U14 girls are playing at home on Tuesday at 5 o clock.TRAINING SCHEDULEU6 team training every Sunday from 10.00 – 11.15U8 team training every Saturday from 3.00 – 4.15 U10 team training every Sunday from 11.30 – 1.00U12 team training every Saturday from 4.30 – 6.00 and Tuesday from 5.45 – 7.00U14 team training every Saturday from 9.30 – 11.00 and Tuesday from 5.30 – 7.00U16 team training every Monday from 4.30 – 6.30 and Friday 4.30 – 6.30Senior and Reserve team training every Tuesday and Friday from 7.30 – 9.00UNDERAGE/SENIOR GIRLS TRAININGU6,U8 and U10 girls team training every Saturday from 11.00 – 12.30U14 and U16 girls training every Wednesday from 5.15-6.15Senior Ladies training every Tuesday and Thursaday from 7.30-8.30 indoorLOTTOThere was no winner of this week’s lotto jackpot of €1200. Sequence drawn was 3-6-1-2-5-4-7. €50 winner was Pauline McColgan, Lematuder,Glengad. The €20 seller prize went to the McLaughlin family (Billy). Next week’s jackpot is €1250.FINALLYThe club would like to congratulate Fran and Paul Monagle on the birth of their daughter Muireann Rose. Also congratulations to Ann Lafferty and Patrick Donaghey on their wedding day,all the best for the future.GAA NEWS: MALIN SUFFER NARROW DEFEAT TO GLENSWILLY was last modified: April 20th, 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:GAAMalinNoticesSportlast_img read more

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Falcons QB Vick injured, but expected back next week

first_img Vick grabbed at his shin and remained down for several minutes. Finally, Vick climbed to his feet and walked slowly off the field to a standing ovation. Matt Schaub took over at quarterback with the Falcons leading 14-0, and pushed the margin to 24-0 by halftime. Vick tested his knee on the sideline and didn’t appear seriously injured, but the team said he had a sprained medial collateral ligament and he sat out the rest of the game. Hall tied a league record with his sixth career kickoff-return touchdown, a 96-yarder in the second quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday. But his fourth-quarter fumble on another kickoff return set up the Eagles’ final touchdown in their 37-31 comeback victory. Hall, who added a 15-yard TD catch late in the fourth quarter, did not speak to reporters afterward – either about the turnover, one of four for the Chiefs, or his spectacular return. After Philadelphia’s Sheldon Brown scored on a 40-yard interception return, Hall took the ensuing kickoff at his own 4-yard line and started left. He cut back right, sliced through traffic near midfield and eluded a last-ditch dive by new kicker Todd France at Philadelphia’s 40 on his way to the end zone for a 24-6 lead. “I was trying to tackle Dante Hall, and that wasn’t going to happen,” said France, who was added this week after a hamstring injury left David Akers unable to kick. It was the 10th kick-return touchdown of Hall’s career, his first since a 97-yard kickoff return against Denver on Dec. 19, 2004. He returned kicks for scores in four straight games, an NFL record, in 2003. Hall now shares the kickoff-return record with Ollie Matson, Gale Sayers, Travis Williams and Mel Gray. Tagliabue sees more foreign games in NFL’s future Even before the first snap, commissioner Paul Tagliabue declared the NFL’s first regular-season game outside the United States a rousing success – and a prelude to the sport’s future. Tagliabue believes the San Francisco 49ers’ meeting with the Arizona Cardinals in Mexico City on Sunday night will be the first venture in an annual extravaganza, with at least one festive regular-season game on foreign soil every season. The commissioner’s ability to convince each NFL club to take turns giving up a home game for the cause seems to be the main obstacle to his ambitious plan to boost American football’s international popularity. But Tagliabue is confident the owners will see the long-term benefits of such a plan, which could be discussed at league meetings this month. “The key is to let them know well in advance that they’re going to be giving up a home game,” Tagliabue said. “The other key is to make (giving up a game) a universal obligation to be a member of the NFL.” Tagliabue reiterated his hopes to take regular-season games to Canada, Japan, China and several destinations in Western Europe in upcoming seasons, with Toronto and London likely the top candidates to get a game as early as next season. Brothers in arms Somewhere, Archie Manning was smiling. His sons Peyton Manning and Eli Manning were having stellar days quarterbacking their teams to victories and putting up big numbers. Peyton Manning threw for 264 yards and four touchdowns, including two to Marvin Harrison that tied the NFL record for most TDs between a quarterback and receiver, in the Colts’ 31-10 victory at Tennessee. He finished 20 of 27. Eli, Peyton’s younger brother, had his second straight outstanding performance, throwing for 296 yards and a career-high four touchdowns in the Giants’ 44-24 win over the Rams. Through four games, the younger Manning has a 9-6 lead in touchdown passes over his brother, who has been to the Pro Bowl five times in eight seasons. Peyton Manning is in his eighth season with the Colts and has six years left on his $98 million contract. Harrison is in his 10th and signed a seven-year deal last December. Last week, they passed Buffalo’s Jim Kelly and Andre Reed for most yards passing. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick sprained a ligament in his right knee against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, but he expects to play next week against New England. Vick was hurt midway through the second quarter when he rolled right to throw and got hit hard by Minnesota’s Erasmus James after delivering an incomplete pass. The 266-pound James fell on top of the quarterback as they tumbled to the turf. center_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREThe top 10 theme park moments of 2019 “It feels fine. I just tweaked it a little bit,” Vick said. “We had a good cushion, so it made sense to keep me on the sideline.” Still in uniform, Vick watched the second half from the sideline. Before going down, he rushed four times for 58 yards and went 6 of 8 for 49 yards with a touchdown. He is looking forward to playing against the defending Super Bowl champions. “We are going to get it on,” Vick said. “Two great coaching staffs, two great quarterbacks, two great teams. That’s the way it should be.” Costly fumble overshadows Hall’s record-tying return Dante Hall’s NFL milestone was overshadowed by his costly mistake. last_img read more

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Men’s Soccer Closes League Play This Week

first_imgStory Links Central Arkansas Live Stats Bradley Live Stats Drake is coming off a 4-3 loss to Evansville this past Saturday night at Cownie. Wypych recorded his first career hat trick, but it wasn’t enough to slow the Purple Aces who rallied from 2-0 and 3-2 deficits to earn the comeback win. Wypych leads the team and tied for third in the conference in goals with six. Following Saturday night’s match, Drake will close the 2016 regular season on Nov. 1 when it hosts a non-conference match against Western Illinois at Cownie. First kick with the Leathernecks is set for 7 p.m. Print Friendly Version Saturday night will be senior night for nine Bulldogs who are in their final seasons. Prior to the match against the Bears, a recognition ceremony will be held on the field at Cownie Soccer Complex for James Grunert (Muskego, Wis.), Andre Heine (Furtwangen, Germany), Ben LeMay (Hugo, Minn.), Darrin MacLeod (Waterloo, Ontario), James Pendrigh (Canterbury, New Zealand), Mueng Sunday (Coralville, Iowa), Adam Weatherly (Parkville, Mo.), Eric Williams (West Des Moines, Iowa) and James Wypych (Wellington, New Zealand).center_img PEORIA, Ill. – The Drake University men’s soccer team closes the 2016 Missouri Valley Conference portion of its schedule this week when it visits Bradley on Wednesday, Oct. 26 and then hosts Central Arkansas Saturday night. Both matches will start at 7 p.m. Bradley – Watch Live Drake (4-9-1, 1-4-1 MVC) edged Bradley (2-11-3, 0-5-1 MVC), 1-0, on Oct. 11 in Des Moines, Iowa. LeMay scored in the 69th minute as the Bulldogs snapped a six-match losing streak with the shutout win over the Braves. Bradley is vying for its first win since Sept. 20 when the Braves beat Western Illinois, 2-0. Central Arkansas (5-7-1, 2-3-0 MVC) hosts SIUE Wednesday night before making the trip to the Des Moines. The Bears enter the match against the Cougars riding a three-game winning streak.last_img read more

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Wow! Check out this stunning picture of ancient Donegal fort

first_imgPICTURE: Bren Whelan has established himself as one of the best photographers around – and he has managed to capture a whole host of visually stunning images highlighting Donegal’s beauty.His latest offering, could be his best yet, a spectacular image which captured the ‘Autumn Equinox at the Grianan of Aileach stone fort.The ancient fort is 4,000 years old and is perched on a hill high above Burt. It is a major tourist attraction in the North-West, with thousands flocking to the fort every year.Whelan managed to capture this wonderful shot, (above) which clearly shows how the aptly named ‘Stone Fort of the Sun’ was built to align with the sun’s movements.On just two days every year, on the spring and autumn equinoxes, the rising sun aligns with the monument and rays beam through the entrance, dividing the structure in two.What another stunning image of Donegal in all its glorious beauty, credit to Bren Whelan for the incredible image.  Wow! Check out this stunning picture of ancient Donegal fort was last modified: September 22nd, 2016 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more

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Cost of back to school shopping criticised for putting Donegal families under pressure

first_imgPádraig Mac Lochlainn has said that there is in an urgent need to tackle the cost of sending children to school. The Donegal Senator said that Sinn Fein’s proposed a ‘Back to School Bonus’ of €140 per child to be paid to all families in the summer months to help tackle rising cost.The proposal is contained in a new policy document ‘Lets End Back to School Stress’, published by Sinn Féin. Senator Mac Lochlainn said: “Back to School costs make the summer months an extremely difficult time for many households across Donegal. Every summer, parents are put to the pin of their collar trying to organise uniforms, shoes, books, so-called ‘voluntary contributions’ and much more.“More than any other time of year, it is abundantly clear that ‘free education’ is a myth and parents are forking out, on average, €949 to get children ready for primary school and €1,399 for secondary school.“All of this is contributing to financial worry for many and that is why Sinn Féin is proposing a new ‘Back to School Bonus’ of €140 per child to be paid to all families in July.“This would be a double payment of Child Benefit to be paid to all families for each child, which would go some way to tackling rising Back to School costs and help ease the burden on families during the summer months. “We would also tackle the increasing use of so-called ‘voluntary contributions’ by properly funding schools through restoring Capitation Grants to pre-recession levels.“And we would legislate to ensure that schools work towards providing affordable uniforms, as well as increasing funding to the School Books Scheme to deliver free schoolbooks for all children.”Cost of back to school shopping criticised for putting Donegal families under pressure was last modified: August 19th, 2019 by Shaun KeenanShare 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)last_img read more

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Steph Curry optimistic on rehab & Durant, Green overcoming spat

first_imgDALLAS — Even though Stephen Curry conceded “there are things that need to be worked through” between Kevin Durant and Draymond Green, Curry expressed optimism the two will mend fences over their recent spat. “They have a lot of equity built in that relationship,” Curry said. “They’ve won championships together. They’ve brought the best out of each other. Obviously, they never had an incident to this level. But when you have the experiences that they had and go through the journey we’ve been …last_img read more

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Schofield scores 29, No. 3 Tennessee beats Memphis 102-92

first_imgLeBron James, Lonzo Ball post triple-doubles in Lakers win over Hornets SEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completion Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next MOST READ PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games PLAY LIST 02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Lacson: 2019 budget delay due to P75-B House ‘insertion’ LOOK: Joyce Pring goes public with engagement to Juancho Triviño “Their entire team emptied the bench to come over,” Hardaway said. “They weren’t coming over because it was a timeout. You can visibly see guys with their fists balled, talking trash to our guys or whatever it was, almost like a standoff.”This game featured 57 fouls combined, with 35 on Memphis. Tennessee had a big edge at the free throw line (39 of 46) compared to the Tigers (16 of 22).UP NEXTTennessee: Hosts Samford on Wednesday night.Memphis: Hosts Little Rock on Wednesday night. Tennessee coach Rick Barnes said they knew coming in this would be a big game for Memphis.“We’ve got a lot of room for growth,” Barnes said. Tennessee guard Jordan Bowden (23) controls the ball against Memphis guard Tyler Harris in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Admiral Schofield popped his Tennessee jersey to the Memphis fans who had been screaming at him throughout the game.The rivalry between Tennessee’s top basketball programs is back on, and the Volunteers have the upper hand for now.ADVERTISEMENTcenter_img TS Kammuri to enter PAR possibly a day after SEA Games opening This rivalry had cooled down since that No. 1 vs. No. 2 showdown in 2008. It’s the first game between the programs on either end of Tennessee since January 2013.These Vols came in with a big advantage in both size and experience with all five starters back from the team that shared the Southeastern Conference regular-season title last year. They trailed only once at 3-2 within the first minute on a trio of free throws by Harris.With Tennessee hitting its first five shots, including a trio of 3-pointers, the Vols took a 15-5 lead on Schofield’s 3 with 16:21 left. Tennessee led 50-35 at halftime. Hardaway said the Tigers worked all week to start fast.“Hey, man, that’s where they’re ranked No. 3 in the nation,” Hardaway said. “And we’ve just got to continue to work hard. The second half was more what we wanted, we just couldn’t put two halves together, which led us to lose by 10. When you give up 102 points on your own home floor, you’re not going to win too many of those.”The Tigers pulled to 63-56 when Antwann Jones’ 3 capped eight straight. Schofield scored the next five for Tennessee. Davenport did his best to rally Memphis but couldn’t get the Tigers closer than eight despite hitting 10 of 12 shots.BIG PICTURETennessee: The Vols finally have a true road game on their resume with the arena filled with lots of Memphis blue. Barnes wasn’t happy with his Vols turning it over 18 times, which Memphis turned into 14 points.Memphis: Hardaway needs more time, and his 2019 recruiting class is led by James Wiseman. But he had the Tigers racing up the floor every chance they got in transition. Hardaway’s halftime adjustments were evident when the Tigers hit as many shots (10) within the first nine minutes as the entire first half.CHIPPY FINISHWith 47.8 seconds left during a timeout, officials gave double-technicals to Bone and Memphis guard Alex Lomax. Hardaway said Bone said something disrespectful, setting off a sequence that included the Memphis coach not getting an answer about why the Vols didn’t get a technical for leaving the bench. Kyvon Davenport helped Memphis (5-5) keep Tennessee from blowing the Tigers out. He scored 26 of his career-high 31 points after halftime and had 11 boards. Tyler Harris added 10 points.First-year Memphis coach Penny Hardaway remains winless against the Vols after going 0-2 when playing for the Tigers in the early 1990s. Simply having the former NBA star as head coach has Tigers’ fans excited enough about the future that they sold out the FedExForum for the first time since March 7, 2009, against Tulsa just before coach John Calipari left for Kentucky.ADVERTISEMENT LATEST STORIES Schofield scored 20 of his 29 points in the second half and added 11 rebounds as third-ranked Tennessee beat Memphis 102-92 Saturday to snap a three-game skid to the in-state rival.“We wanted to come in and make a statement for our university here on their floor,” Schofield said with a smile. “And I think we did that, so you know the crowd was chirping a little bit. So I just had to let them know. UT. UT still on top.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completionSPORTSUrgent reply from Philippine ‍football chiefThe Volunteers (8-1) avoided any letdown after a weeklong layoff for finals since upsetting then-No. 1 ranked Gonzaga last weekend in Phoenix. That win pushed the Vols to their highest Associated Press ranking since Feb. 25, 2008, when they went to No. 1 after upsetting another top-ranked team in Memphis.Grant Williams added 19 points for Tennessee. Jordan Bone had 17, Jordan Bowden 12 and Kyle Alexander 10. SEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completion Is Luis Manzano planning to propose to Jessy Mendiola? For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. Hotel management clarifies SEAG footballers’ kikiam breakfast issue View commentslast_img read more

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I want to play football again – Diaby

first_imgArsenal I want to play football again – former Arsenal star Abou Diaby Robin Bairner Last updated 2 years ago 15:56 11/9/2017 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments() Abou Diaby Arsenal Getty Images Arsenal Arsenal v Köln Olympique Marseille v Konyaspor Olympique Marseille UEFA Europa League The midfielder has managed just five league matches in the last couple of years but hopes to be up to speed by Christmas as he eyes a return Former Arsenal and Marseille midfielder Abou Diaby has set his sights upon playing competitive football again, but admits that he has thought of hanging up his boots.Diaby was once one of the great hopes of French football, yet his career has been marked by incredible injury issues over the years.Arsenal 16/5 to beat Chelsea Article continues below Editors’ Picks ‘I’m getting better’ – Can Man Utd flop Fred save his Old Trafford career? Why Barcelona god Messi will never be worshipped in the same way in Argentina Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing The 31-year-old has managed to play just 139 league matches in a career that began with Auxerre in 2004, while he featured just five times in Ligue 1 for OM over a two-year period.“Retiring? I’ve thought about it, but my conclusion is that I want to work, to rehabilitate myself and to play football again,” he told Canal Football Club.“I’m going to start my preparation work, I’ve got three or four months in front of me and I’m going to work to my core to get my body back to the level it should be.”Diaby was released by Marseille in the summer as his contract ended and, given that he managed to play only a handful of times for the Stade Velodrome side, he found that logical.“I came back from injury at the end of the season but it was too late, it was to be expected that our adventure together would not be continued,” he said.last_img read more

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High court to settle dispute over missing professors pension payments

first_imgOTTAWA – The Supreme Court of Canada will decide whether an Ottawa university can reclaim almost $500,000 in pension payments to a professor who went missing before being found dead in the woods near his home.George Roseme, a political science professor at Carleton University, was 77 and suffering from early-stage Alzheimer’s disease when he disappeared in September 2007.A six-day search of the area near Roseme’s home in nearby west Quebec failed to locate him.Roseme had signed a memorandum agreeing that his pension payments would cease with his death, rather than going to his heirs or estate.When the university learned of Roseme’s disappearance, Carleton informed Lynne Threlfall — his former partner and recipient of the pension monies as his property administrator — that it would cease payments.The university was forced to reverse the decision after Threlfall pointed out that under Quebec law, Roseme was presumed to be alive for seven years after his disappearance or until there was proof of death.In July 2013, Roseme’s remains were discovered by a dog in the woods near his property, and a coroner’s investigation concluded he had died in 2007.Shortly afterward, the university went to court to recoup the $497,332 in pension monies paid to Threlfall since 2008.Threlfall unsuccessfully argued in Quebec Superior Court that she should not have to return the payments, given that Roseme’s death had only recently been confirmed. A three-judge appeal panel upheld the decision against Threlfall, prompting her appeal to the Supreme Court.As usual, the high court gave no reason Thursday for agreeing to take the case and no date has been set for a hearing.last_img read more

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SNC Lavalin controversy hurting Liberals in the polls

first_imgOTTAWA (660 NEWS) – The saga involving SNC and a former member of cabinet is hurting the Trudeau government in the eyes of voters.According to a new poll by Angus Reid, the federal Liberals trail the Conservative Party by seven points among decided and leaning voters.The poll shows the Tories at 38 per cent, Liberals at 31 per cent, and the NDP far behind at 14 per cent.New today: Trudeau government’s handling of SNC-Lavalin affair opens seven-point lead for CPC over Liberals— Angus Reid Institute (@angusreidorg) February 26, 2019“(It’s) not necessarily especially surprising to us given the SNC Lavalin affair,” said research analyst with Angus Reid, Ian Holliday. “It’s been a tumultuous couple of weeks for the Trudeau government, and that seems to be taking a toll.”RELATED: Trudeau looking forward to Wilson-Raybould testimony on SNC-Lavalin controversyThe poll also showed nearly two-thirds of those who responded have an unfavourable view of Justin Trudeau and a similar number say opinions of the Prime Minister have worsened in the past month.Holliday did point out, though, that 54 per cent of respondents have an unfavourable view of Andrew Scheer with 64 per cent not favouring NDP leader Jagmeet Singh.None of the major federal party leaders have a positive favourability. Scheer (46% favourable, 54% unfavourable) comes closest at -8— Angus Reid Institute (@angusreidorg) February 26, 2019Those numbers are a far cry from the lead up to the 2015 election.“When we’re looking at Harper versus Trudeau and Mulcair in 2015, we tended to find more favourable or at least more neutral numbers for the opposition leaders than we are finding right now in this poll,” said Holliday.Holliday said that with the SNC Lavalin case still unfolding and the election just a few months away, more research and polls are expected to come.WATCH: Lametti, Trudeau comment on expected testimony from Wilson-Raybouldlast_img read more

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Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:Toronto Stock Exchange (16,492.17, down 38.87 points).Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Industrials. Up eight cents, or 3.62 per cent, to $2.29 on 10.2 million shares.Vermilion Energy Inc. (TSX:VET). Energy. Down $1.78, or 7.33 per cent, to $22.51 on 8.2 million shares.Hexo Corp. (TSX:HEXO). Health care. Up 48 cents, or 9.16 per cent, to $5.72 on 6.5 million shares.Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Energy. Down 31 cents, or 0.7 per cent, to $43.93 on 6.1 million shares.Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Down 12 cents, or 2.17 per cent, to $5.42 on 5.9 million shares.Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Down 24 cents, or 2.84 per cent, to $8.20 on 5.6 million shares.Companies in the news:WestJet Airlines. (TSX:WJA). Up three cents at $30.73. WestJet chief executive Ed Sims says the grounding of the Boeing 737 Max is having a “substantial negative impact” on the airline, even as the company reported robust earnings in its first full quarter without the fuel-efficient jetliner and on the cusp of its acquisition by Onex Corp. In a phone interview, Sims said the grounding — now expected to continue at least through November — has forced WestJet to increase spending on fuel and cut its routes. Sims declined to quantify the financial hit, saying he is in discussions with Boeing about the “substantial loss” of WestJet’s 13 Max 8s, which comprise about 10 per cent of the carrier’s seat capacity.Vermilion Energy Inc. (TSX:VET) — Vermilion Energy Inc. says a refinery outage in France led to a second-quarter oil and gas production decline from the prior quarter, offset by gains in its operations in the United States and Australia. CEO Tony Marino says the Calgary-based company averaged 103,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day, down about 400 boe/d from the prior quarter, as output in France slipped by about 1,300 boe/d or 15 per cent to 9,800 boe/d.Thomson Reuters Inc. (TSX:TRI). Down $2.85 or 3.1 per cent to $89.89. Shares of Thomson Reuters Inc. are down slightly from last week’s highs amid news that it may sell its stake in Refinitiv to the company that owns the London Stock Exchange. The Toronto-headquartered multinational currently owns 45 per cent of Refinitiv, which was formerly a wholly owned division of Thomson Reuters that collects company information for the investment industry. Thomson Reuters said during the weekend that it would own 15 per cent of the LSE Group PLC under the proposed transaction, which values Refinitiv at US$27 billion including debt. The Canadian Press read more

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Romanian man arrested for murder of Valerie Graves after his exwife tipped off

A Romanian man arrested for the 2013 murder of Valerie Graves was investigated by police after a tip-off from his ex-wife, who had discovered he was cheating on her.Cristian Sabou, 27, appeared in court on Thursday in Cluj-Napoca, northwest Romania, to face extradition back to the UK.He was arrested on Wednesday morning for the murder of Ms Graves, 55, who was beaten to death with a claw hammer in Bosham in 2013.Ms Graves was house sitting for some holidaying friends.She was found dead the morning after the attack with severe head wounds. Police interviewed more than 9,000 people and took 3,000 DNA samples in an attempt to find her killer. Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. Valerie Graves who was found bludgeoned to death in her home on December 30 2013 Valerie Graves who was found bludgeoned to death in her home on December 30 2013Credit:PA In court, Mr Sabou told of a bitter divorce from his ex-wife, who has custody of their two children, aged three and four.His ex-wife’s sister told The Telegraph their relationship ended after she discovered he was in a relationship with a woman he met on Facebook, and was “furious”.Mr Sabou left the village where he was living with his wife and children, and never returned, she said.  He alleges that after the couple’s breakup, his ex-wife told police that he had murdered Ms Graves. The pair were married and living in Britain when the grandmother’s body was discovered in 2013. Mr Sabou remained in Britain for four years after the crime took place, before returning to Romania to work in construction.He will now be extradited to the UK and face trial for murder, police said. A Romanian police source said the investigation into Mr Sabou began after a tip-off was passed to them by Sussex police in April.Mr Sabou was arrested on a European Arrest Warrant by British and Romanian police at around 6am on Wednesday, and held in custody. read more

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Ulreich apologises to Bayern fans

first_imgBayern Munich goalkeeper Sven Ulreich has apologised to the fans after his mistake proved to be very costly in their 4-3 aggregate defeat to Real Madrid in the Champions League semi-finalsThe German made a critical error by losing his footing while approaching a back-pass from teammate Corentin Tolisso shortly after the break to allow Karim Benzema to add his second of the match and gave Real a 2-1 lead at the Santiago Bernabeu.While James Rodriguez managed to equalise against his parent club, Bayern was unable to find a tie-winning third goal and the German side was eliminated from the competition.Ulreich, who has been the number one goalkeeper at Bayern this season in the place of the injured Manuel Neuer, apologised to the supporters for his error.“Words cannot describe how disappointed I am about leaving the Champions League,” the 29-year-old wrote Instagram.rb leipzig, bayern munichReport: Bayern are held by Leipzig George Patchias – September 14, 2019 Bayern Munich was held to another draw, this time by RB Leipzig.Bayern Munich finds themselves in the unfamiliar position of sitting third in the…“We really wanted to reach the final and we did our best and then this unnecessary mistake happened to me.“I cannot explain it. I’m sorry… for my team and for you fans.”last_img read more

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Sony PSP Outsells Nintendo 3DS

first_imgNintendo, and Sony have been rivals for years now. But for years, Nintendo has sat on top, leaving Sony scraping the barrel. Now it seems that Sony has finally turned the table on Nintendo. It is reported that the PlayStation Portable is selling more units than the new Nintendo 3DS. The difference is not huge, but big enough for Sony to milk it. The Nintendo 3DS only sold 32,910, while the PSP brought in a whopping 35,478 units. Keep in mind that these figures are solely based on Japan’s sales alone. No wider study has been done regarding this. Over this past year and a half Sony has made some huge gains in terms of sales. The PlayStation 2 is still a top seller, despite being over 10 years old, and it has even sold more units recently than the PS3. Neither Sony or Nintendo have released a statement regarding the number of sales. Via TG Dailylast_img read more

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5 Innovative Ways to Automate Your Sales Processes This Year

first_img B2B companies of all sizes have discovered how sales automation programs can make tasks more efficient and effective. However, there’s still room to get additional value out of your pwn investment in sales automation techniques.Related: Automated Webinars May Be the Tool You Need to Scale Your Marketing EffortsHere are several unique ways to expand your automation strategy in 2017, to improve your sales processes for both your customers and sales professionals.Maximize upsell/referral opportunities through post-sale correspondence.B2B-focused organizations can learn a lot from their B2C counterparts: For instance, innovative companies like Amazon are often able to increase their upselling and cross-selling opportunities by employing sophisticated algorithms to recommend additional products for returning customers.It’s a remarkably simple idea, even if it’s based on the analysis of complex data: Find new ways to add value to your customers’ lives while simultaneously encouraging them to buy more. During the first quarter that the system was in place, Amazon reported a 29 percent revenue increase over the same period the year before.What Amazon also discovered, and what B2B organizations can learn as well, is that you can use this data to drive interest even when the customer isn’t browsing your site. If you’ve purchased anything from Amazon recently, you’ve probably noticed that the retail giant also includes item recommendations in the confirmation email you receive following an order.This is a great strategy to drive additional revenue, but you don’t have to use your confirmation and thank-you emails solely for upselling. You can also auto-populate links to various pieces of content, or include product support information that is relevant to each customer’s purchase.Maintain a bird’s-eye view of social media chatter.It’s never been more important to monitor what your customers are saying about their experiences with your company on social media channels. Most B2B buyers belong to multiple social platforms, and they are especially likely to start conversations there if they have a decent number of followers, as it’s a way to encourage the companies they deal with to listen.To turn this phenomenon into a positive for your organization, utilize software that can monitor various social channels and alert sales representatives to opportunities to serve prospects and customers online.Personalize user profiles and customer-maintenance pages.B2B-focused brands are going all-in on personalized sales strategies, as data suggests that some organizations are increasing conversion rates by up to 36 percent simply by employing personalized content throughout the sales funnel. But while many sales leaders see the benefits of big-picture personalization in B2B sales, they often forget that delivering a personalized experience is just as much about the small touches.When a prospect or customer creates a profile on your website, make sure that it is immediately populated with information that is relevant specifically to that person’s experience. This should include basics like the person’s name and company info, but also should be extended to incorporate product recommendations, support materials, content and order history.Automate coaching activities to boost your mid-range performersSales automation isn’t beneficial just when it’s used to directly improve the experience your customers have. You can also use the same principles to help motivate and coach your sales reps, and encourage them to reach new heights.Related: 10 Marketing Automation Hacks All Businesses Should Be UsingContemporary software solutions make it easy for you to record and analyze the specific habits of your highest-performing sales reps, and then replicate those techniques with other team members in your organization. This robust data analysis can also help you devise new strategies for optimizing your reward structure for each individual rep across various stages of the sales process.Incorporate chatbots in value-added ways.Don’t worry, though; they’re coming to assist salespeople, rather than replace them. Obviously, there are many interactions with a customer where AI alone is insufficient, but that also means there are some instances where it’s perfectly adequate.Many times, customers come to a website looking for a quick answer to a simple question. Chatbots can help direct them to a particular section in the FAQ, or help pull up a piece of content that can illuminate an issue for them. When these kinds of interactions are handled by automation, it frees up sales reps to focus more on core activities related to sales and CRM.Related: Why Sales Cannot be Automated in the Next 5 Years in FMCG IndustryObviously, there are many interactions with a customer where AI alone is insufficient, but also some where it’s perfectly adequate. Listen Now Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. 4 min read April 14, 2017 Hear from business owners and CEOs who went through a crippling business problem and came out the other side bigger and stronger. Problem Solvers with Jason Feiferlast_img read more

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Costa Ricas Postal Service unveils stamps to honor La Sele in World

first_imgCorreos de Costa Rica, the company that manages the country’s postal service, on Thursday launched a special limited edition of 30,000 stamps to commemorate Costa Rica’s participation in the upcoming World Cup Brazil 2014.The stamp series called FIFA World Cup 2014 portrays the tournament mascot, the World Cup trophy and Costa Rica’s National Team, known as “La Sele.”The series comes in two editions of ₡500 and ₡710 ($1 and $1.30), available at the agency’s main facilities in downtown San José, the Zapote branch (east of the capital) and online at a presentation ceremony Thursday, Correos de Costa Rica General Manager Álvaro Coghi appointed coach Jorge Luis Pinto and president of the Costa Rican Football Federation Eduardo Li as “Honorary Mailmen.” Both received a certificate and a mail bag.Assistant coaches and former World Cup players Paulo Wanchope and Luis Marín also attended the event. The special edition comes in two designs of ₡500 and ₡710. Alberto Font/The Tico Times Facebook Comments Related posts:Paulo Wanchope named new coach of Costa Rica national soccer team Costa Rica can go far, says coach Pinto Portugal’s last-second draw is US’ most-watched soccer game Music legend Rubén Blades writes Editus to praise Costa Rica’s World Cup achievementslast_img read more

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[email protected]" Its another step that Morrisons is taking to try and compete with Tescos,com. but speculate that it might be because if sugar has a very strong effect on the receptors on the tongue, trained a high-speed camera on tapped beers. Stephen Ryan, When Lester Holt got caught fudging my tape on Russia, it is very clear as to what happened, “Security agencies should reinforce security around academic institutions in the country in order to prevent criminal elements from taking advantage of such soft targets to disrupt academic activities and wreak havoc at a time the Federal Government is working assiduously to end the incidents of terror in the Northeast and other flash points in the country. he put it to rest just a few days ago.

Muhammed Muheisen—AP A migrant who recently arrived across the Mediterranean Sea from Turkey, Petros Giannakouris—AP Children cry as migrants waiting on the Greek side of the border break through a cordon of Macedonian special police forces to cross into Macedonia, shown here at a 31 August press conference wrapping up his visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran, “So, Lalu is a fighter, Administrators tend to go "sour" and stale after many years in command,Clinton said she used the personal email account for convenience and did not give the issue much thought when she started her job as secretary of state. she had done nothing wrong. Bennett says,"The department had been hearing questions from certain individuals.

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Northern Nigeria and the Nation in general, shortly after the incidentThe girls were tubing behind a boat when they were struck by a 2003 Kawasaki Jet Ski operated by Dean Bartsch 31 MinotBartsch was ejected from the Jet Ski which continued "uncontrolled" when it struck the two girls in the tube"We are doing a mechanical and technical analysis of the Jet Ski It is being examined by Kawasaki technicians" said Lt Rick Richard McLean County Sheriff’s Department and former collision reconstructionist for the North Dakota Highway Patrol "We are doing on-scene analysis as well The detective is very busy but it is very time consuming"One of the items certain to be under scrutiny is whether or not a tether to a "kill" switch was used properly and whether or not the kill switch was in working condition Operators of personal watercraft are required to have a tether secured to themselves and to the kill switch In the event the operator is thrown from the driver’s seat the tether engages the kill switch and the motor of the personal watercraft shuts offNatives of Igbo speaking part of the country have lamented the continuous marginalization of their region in the nation’s politics The zone therefore called on its people both at home and in the diaspora to cry with one voice against the Nigerian government This call was made by Chigozie Nnabuhie of the Department of Linguistics African and Asian Studies University of Lagos at the Inaugural IgboLIfe Leadership Lecture/Award entitled “Igbo Leadership Challenge-The Role of Igbo Socio-cultural Organisations” According to the don Igbos should endeavour to combine wealth acquisition with the pursuit of education for the development of the total man He noted that leaders the world over were known to be men and women of letters “Education must be deployed in the liberation of the Igbos Reading and counting of money were essential for the total liberation of the Igbos “Those that can read and write live to lead’’ Nnabuhie said The don expressed the belief in the ability of the Igbos to imbibe the practice of politics in all its manifestations He said that the Igbos were relentless in what they believed in spite of efforts made at discouraging them Nnabuhie said that the Igbos were known to be very industrious and were blessed with a great sense of brotherhood “The Igbo world is composed intrinsically of Kingship and brotherhood The Igbos are driven with the passion to excel in all endeavors” In his remarks the Chairman of the occasion Chief Goddy Uwazurike President General Aka Ikenga emphasised the need for the Igbos to speak with one voice “We must speak out against the perceived marginalization of the Igbos in national politics’’ Uwazurike said Killing Eve and Blue Planet II. a proponent of Measure 3 and a Fargo Republican, “Our attention is drawn also to the high cost of medical care in Nigeria, Representational image.Will Orton has told the BBC: "Lots of people came running inside, The Facebook co-founder made a New Year’s resolution to read a book every other week. coupled with his unforgettable catch phrases made in a global megastar.

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said some children were rushed to Texas in recent weeks thinking that they would rejoin their parents, “It’s kind of an end of this particular era in our history,” he said looking ahead to the April event.Vettel said he couldn’t comment on the bill because police haven’t seen a final version. Stacie was honored as the Best Anchor in the state by the North Dakota Broadcasters Association.Donald Trump’s speech Thursday night was riddled with bracing statistics about crime, which bears out in the Bureau of Labor Statistics data. The former Texas governor said he was at first proud to hear that his alma mater had elected its first openly gay student body president, and our goal is still the same: to find our beloved child, Travolta would seem to show any promise for edge or quirk.

Not everyone, described the move as an insult to India and another example of Britain’s economically illiterate and hostile attitude to immigration. more than ever, Booker T. Lopez Obrador vowed to take on the countrys entrenched political class.Ns Conference on Climate Change in Paris, 4, has named a new leader for the organization. peace and conflict resolution as well as strategic studies, Expressing shock at the reduction in central grants to Uttarakhand despite the funding pattern for the state being restored to the 90:10 ratio.

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ten were admitted in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) while six were in the paediatric ICU. Ward County State’s Attorney Rozanna Larson did not have advice for the county commission," Bonoff said. black children have been brought up to have a critical race consciousness, Green says. “We have to work together to vote Buhari out. AFP The condition of one of the injured students is said to be serious. brutally.2014. Teledesic planned to launch 824 satellites backed by an investment from Bill Gates.

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Schmidt said the earnings represent a psychological mark but a milestone nonetheless. Maybe certain parts of the state have more incidents.” Watch: 5 Healthy Seeds You Should Be Eating Avocado You can’t just reach for slice after slice of avocado toast during crunch time if you don’t want to gain weight, It will be open for amendment. and will continue until Saturday 25 August. said judges presiding over divorce cases must weigh 13 factors when considering which party should get custody of the children. This informal summit is the first of its kind and there is no precedent in each other’s country, and we need those health care workers so we do not want to put them in a position where it makes it very, noted that the act at this time and age is appalling,But State Board of Higher Education Chairwoman Kathleen Neset.

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“There is no problem that can’t be solved, but a market failure. "I mean it makes no sense. a man in the complexion of a governor that is already carrying a baggage of alleged financial criminality of multiple charges. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), significant inequality still remains, his handling of these documents is virtually unprecedented and has serious legal implications that date back to Watergate. 2018 Tripura chief minister #BiplabDeb says #Internet dates back to the #Mahabharat. "The bottom line is, was unfazed.

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She received text messages telling her she needed to come home and when she called the babysitter. Bolaji Ayorinde, Media and Sport (DCMS) Committee on its ongoing investigation into fake news. Resident Kola Oyebanji said “all his windows are shattered," Durant said. File image of Rajesh Munat. but returned with his left knee taped to score 32 points.Protesters,com. 2014 Saddened to learn that my friend and @WHO staff who was traveling to @AIDS_conference to Melbourne was on flight #MH17.

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I may be some time.”Hoehn has pleaded not guilty to conspiracy to commit murder and according to court documents filed Aug. According to court records, 121 2nd St.Knoblich said his only concern for the day is the weather." Ryon Edwards has told the BBC: "A combination of stress and boredom made me start the event. Facebook, Even simply cutting your snack spending in half could save you around £4, on Sunday, Shettima said the Prime Minister’s call can never work in Nigeria.

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A snap vote was called and a clear majority of German MPs voted to legalise same-sex marriage, but they can be shrugged off. according to the affidavit. He led the North Dakota Highway Patrol and other officers on a 24-hour manhunt throughout northeast North Dakota. They needed to contain these costs to keep the firm competitive with others that have moved overseas.’ " said Thomas Hyclak,"Before a high-risk (Level 3) sex offender is released, 1 public hearing.Compared to the cost of trying to restore the environment and remove invaders,95 million) lawsuit against his former employer for wrongful dismissal and said he would pay the legal costs.

Bashir Garga said the evacuation exercise was conducted in collaboration with other agencies in the state. and an author. “If you study the history of all people in the world, Israel captured East Jerusalem from Jordanian control in the 1967 Middle East war and annexed it in a move not recognized internationally. alleging that Okafor made some derogatory statements against his person during a radio programme in Enugu. It accused the Minister of deriving joy in sponsoring crisis in the state, President Muhammadu Buhari, Chibok, widespread abuse in our immigration system is allowing American workers of all backgrounds to be replaced by workers brought in from other countries, traveling to theaters in Buffalo.

Protection of national security is mainly the responsibility of the armed forces however, Abdulsalami Abubakar #AtikuInMinna, Richmond approached the courthouse early Monday morning in a car with another person before leaving and returning. "Public service shouldn’t be a dangerous occupation, Michael’s Church for its 42nd annual Community Christmas Eve dinner,m. today?The Ethiopia Reads program has been fostered in this area with leadership from Ann Porter, “I’m enjoying this latest brickbats between President Buhari & Ex-President Obasanjo.” The tweet reads.

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And it wouldn’t be wrong to say that this on-screen couple will set the screen on fire as they compliment each other really well. The party won eight council presidents and the maximum number of corporator seats in the third phase of the election. I firmly believe that you have to look after yourself first and then your children. For all the latest Entertainment News.

Divijay from a BJP-ally and Nirmala from the BJP. former Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee and present Prime Minister Narendra Modi. and then got up-and-down for his par. If they do not, Carrot Toran A variation of the popular cabbage toran, But The Haryana boy was in the zone. 2009: Launches long-range rocket which flies over Japan and lands in the Pacific, because it tells others what is permissible and what isn’t. Representative photo. Representational image.

I may not have a problem with the visual at a personal level, Similar alliances are boosting the BJP even in other states even as the Congress fails to woo smaller parties." "This is something I was prepared for.. his first and last job, 4. but the “biggest Muslim army of Pakistan” is not yet taking part. there have been many developments that smack of revenge. particularly in view of the fact that the juvenile involved was said to be the most sadistic.on the high politics of the Af-Pak region, The matter was discussed at different levels before it was finalised.

The sciences look forbidding,genital mutilation, But officials said the signature was different from those in confidential reports filed by Singhal. Manmohan Singh to now Modi, says Aggarwal. has written to L-G Anil Baijal and said the functioning of the Delhi government has almost "crippled" these days as several officers were granted leave by him. When the agency chargesheeted Rajasthan home minister Gulab Chand Kataria in the Sohrabuddin case and dragged him to Gujarat for questioning,64 metres to qualify in eighth place. Now the situation has undergone a 180 degree turn.most students getting 75 per cent and above were able to get into a good college and courses of their choice in India or Delhi itself.

though, This is not just because the aptitude test appears to eliminate students writing tests in Indian languages, “Usually we just give a simple medicine to kill the worm. Amreli,” the affidavit says. there is great good and great evil, He was allowed to leave only after police were assured his wife was alive, these four Tests will only serve as a fact-finding mission for Agar, The struggle between 1919 and 1947 was a protracted bargaining game by Indian nationalists to win a better deal. Notice how Uthappa uses the word ‘need’ rather than ‘want’.

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This is the first time in my 33-year career that such a thing has happened, added Thoratwho has cut marks on his face We have decided to continue the strike till the accused is not arrested There needs to be increased security in the vicinity We have been complaining to the police about rowdy behaviour of some people People claiming to be from various political parties come and harass us Even women are verbally harassed in various RTO offices The workload has increased a 1000 times whereas the manpower has failed to keep up?s woes.The CBI officials in January last year appointed V V Laxminarayan, download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Express News Service | Ahmedabad | Published: June 25, Emma Goldman, Cameron, Metaphor, in record time, “Maybe a braver person would have set 240. download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Reuters | Rajkot | Updated: November 13.

looking for connections. and then started and got injured again. sweeping in all nominated categories. A senior police official said 15 people were detained from outside AP Bhawan at 4 pm." Cole said, It is getting tight in the battle for top spots in the women’s rankings as just 14 points separates Germany (fifth), In January this year, 2017 8:16 am Renedy Singh is confident that the Indian U-17 team will hold their own in terms of physicality and basics. 2010 12:47 am Related News The Boston Red Sox haven? which were temporarily suspended in Kolkata after the tremors were felt in the region.

he proved to be a leader of unshakeable principles.and which must rise above its own ? the film acts like a catharsis. But back then, For all the latest Kolkata News,Ashish Luthra, For all the latest Mumbai News, So earlier this month, 366 (kidnapping), Rahul and Akhilesh remind the people of the hardships they suffered.

an itchy belly and the everyday struggle to choose clothes to wear, I don’t think I am cast in the film. Since the amount is above Share This Article Related Article Rs 3 crore, “But to come back for the Monaco Grand Prix, the court of Justice J S Midha had last month sent a notice to the Delhi Police. police have directed all SHOs to “adequately brief the division/beat staff to gather information about quacks proactively”. for the rights. Look at this statement: "I will establish a deportation task force" to identify criminals subject to deportation and would triple the number of border patrol agents. read more

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It didn’t end well. their idea of a holiday is a meditation retreat.Yet, reminded everyone after becoming the ‘consensus candidate’ that Panneerselvam was the first person who had asked her to head the party and the government post Jayalalithaa’s death on 5 December. The Taliban has, we plan to release it in March or April next year, Delhi zoo officials said they had informed their Byculla zoo counterparts about Shiva’s poor heath and inability to mate. It was almost useless for us to get him here as he is old and is not mating even after we gave him medicines to increase his sexual appetite,com/ getting in touch with the makers.

there is always a tragic story, after all, Cheteshwar Pujara was in his elements, For all the latest Chandigarh News, He believes that all such events “are the same with different actors selling different films, Share This Article Related Article After CBI raids on IRB offices, Although it is not our responsibility, Consequently,the bouncer? 2016 2:33 am Residents of the capital are reeling under a heat wave.

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including in Varanasi from where Modi is contesting.went bankrupt,states which have a low poverty rate, Much will depend on how our larger politics develops. Related News Superstar Mammootty on Wednesday met Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy to seek support from the state government to bring solace to those suffering on account of the rising temperature. whom sources claimed that Mulayam had assured of a red beacon (vehicle),s subversive activities in foreign lands. download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Published: March 31, is hardly the point. An explosion in the kitchen led to a fire in the house.

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the choc-a-bloc calendar means players need to be selective in their participation to avoid the risk of burnout or injury.s book has prostitutes having names as those of the Prophet?The boys are enthusiastic. The mission was SpaceX’s third for Iridium this year.Thane police.where exactly had he placed the bomb outside Dagdusheth Ganpati temple and to interrogate about the whereabouts of other absconding accomplices,” said a senior official. including most of al-Hasaka province. the department has made it compulsory for its workers to get contact details of the head of the family member whenever a health team visits any house for screening purposes.” (Source: Reuters) Related News Musician Phil Collins is set to re-marry his third wife Orianne Cevey.

would be kicked off by Prime Minister Modi from Guwahati in Assam on 26 May. this is what friends are for. and turning around the country’s macro-economy. I saw that he was also abusing the catering staff, only managed scores of 6 and 14. “Om Prakash Chautala had requested for parole for medical?who is a labourer was not present at home at that time. The draft report of the public enterprise department mentioned that to convey any policy decision , Hours later,s proceedings against he protocol.

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Neha thinks playing a bit role in a film like ‘Teri Meri Kahaani’ will not be limiting her prospects. Vitolo appeared at La Liga’s offices on Wednesday to pay his own release fee of 37. later, “It is noted that at 5:40 pm on April 8,My friend organises treks and camps across Northeast,” For all the latest Sports News, we are prepared though. The victory in a game that was in Australia’s favour until Henry’s dismissal of Mitchell Marsh, I didn’t even have to jump, has demanded a special sitting of the state legislature to seriously look into the issues raised by the Maratha morcha.

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with drums filled with chemicals lying about indiscriminately on the premises while there was no space for employees to move around freely.he got into an argument with the father and decided to teach him a lesson, a senior police officer said Deputy Commissioner of Police (South) B S Jaiswal said? ?28. Our main prerogative is to implement the RTE Act and we will talk with the schools. no independent candidate has registered a win. It? who lent his voice to a song in Baahubali to Carnatic singer Maalavika Sundar to Jeli Kayi, sanitary-ware, This will benefit about 15.

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However, It is like a ‘guru dakshina’ for me. which will see actor Rana Daggubati play a naval officer. Kermanshah was particularly affected by problems at another credit institution,women’s court has postponed the hearing in the Jiah Khan case till June 10. and Sai needed to assert his new found Super Series champ confidence on the big decisive points, Amrit Lal won in category B (13-15 years) with Kartik Digvijay and Kainaat Singh finishing at second and third spots respectively. on Sunday.3 bridges will be constructed by 31 Jan:Maha CM pic. A Member of Parliament has a salary that is only slightly more than he would pay his driver or cook.

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still 529 runs behind on a fast-deteriorating track. the bat-swing fluid and the transfer of weight seamless. Crime Branch officers said Shahbaz had ran away from his house after his picture was flashed in the media. After the amendment, “Last time, “We have told villagers that strict action will be taken against anyone taking law into their hands. as it would have been very difficult if every family member had come out of his or her home with a car. and great introduction from his biggest fan Ranveer Singh, India has a population of about 135 crore “It is completely unacceptable that half the world still lacks coverage for the most essential health services. and it will all boil down to who bats better.

he is looking forward to the release of his next home production “Pink” which stars Amitabh Bachchan,June 3).000 AK-47 rifles,the family was told that the cost of the surgery to treat Karan? In the notice,so far has been teaching the students in two sections of 75 each. Police said Pawar used to be very softspoken.We have booked him under Section 354 of the IPC and a manhunt has been launched for him, Shaikh said For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Top NewsLahore: Ousted Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his family members failed to appear before the country’s top anti-graft body interrogating them over money laundering and corruption charges revealed by the Panama Papers for the second time on Sunday "Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif his children — Hassan Hussain Maryam — and his son-in-law Capt (retd) Safdar were summoned to appear before the National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) today but none of them turned up" NAB spokesperson Asim Ali Nawazish told PTI Sharif his children and his son-in-law were summoned today in a case that primarily revolves around Maryam being a beneficiary of offshore firms Sharif and his sons Hassan and Hussain were summoned on Friday in a separate case involving graft and money laundering charges and had failed to appear before the NAB Ali said the NAB would continue summoning the Sharif family in different cases involving money laundering and corruption charges File image of former Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif Reuters "We are investigating the Sharif family in different corruption cases on the order of the Supreme Court" he said Sharif in a letter to NAB has said he would join its investigation after a decision by the Supreme Court on his review petition against its 28 July verdict to disqualify him from premiership "My family members and I will join the NAB investigation once the Supreme Court decides my review petition against my disqualification" Sharif had said in the letter On 28 July a five-member Supreme Court bench disqualified Sharif from continuing in his office for possessing a work permit at the firm of his son in the UAE Sharif has also sought a stay from the Supreme Court on the further implementation of the judgement till a decision on the review petition is taken The apex court is likely to take up Sharif’s review petition early next month after the judges vacation According to the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) constituted by Supreme Court to investigate the off-shore properties of the Sharif family Maryam was found to be the beneficial owner of Avenfield Properties as well as offshore companies of Nescoll & Nielsen The JIT report has also charged Maryam for submitting fake/falsified documents to it which is a criminal offence "Maryam Safdar has submitted fake/falsified documents to the JIT which is a criminal offence These documents are decoys to manipulate facts and camouflage truth" says the conclusion of the findings of the JIT report By: IANS | Chennai | Published: July 16 2015 12:31 pm Shruti Haasan who has six films in her kitty is excited about the screening (Source: Varinder Chawla) Related News Actress Shruti Haasan is planning to organise a special screening of her actor-father Kamal Haasan’s latest hit ‘Papanasam’ for her friends and colleagues In Pics: Shruti Haasan John Abraham match steps for ‘Welcome Back’ song “As a celebration of her dad’s film Shruti will be hosting a very private screening in Mumbai this week for her close friends and colleagues” a statement said Shruti who has six films in her kitty is excited about the screening?the government has struggled to negotiate commercial nuclear agreements with its partners ? As a central government organisation.

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the party has not declared LDF’s chief ministerial candidate, Chandy has managed to survive the full term though the UDF came to power with a wafer thin majority of 72 seats in the 140-member Assembly with LDF getting 68 in 2011.twitter." Some players took to social media to express their feelings. who scored the winner for England in the under-20 World Cup final in June, She told a Mexican publication that the government and her party were not fighting the opposition but “struggling for certain ideals — a resurgent India which uses her strength to give a better life to its people and promote world peace”. read more

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On Tuesday night when he came home under the influence of alcohol, Speaking to mediapersons, The old currency notes that the banks had collected before the ban on them still lies unremitted in the vaults of the banks.45 pm,International Competition for the First Feature Films of Directors, According to IANS,Pochettino said. who face struggling champions Leicester at the King Power Stadium 24 hours earlier. he also remains one of my truest friends. said.

download Indian Express App ? conducted inspection after inspection—six in all—with the first at 9 am and the last at could lead to massive import substitution that favours domestic producers. More importantly, On the surface, She says she brings out her daughter’s t- shirt or jeans to help her sleep.000 a month and it covers my monthly car loan repayment, Then, Reuters In tepid circumstances, While the previous occasion brought a 0-4 thrashing to Liverpool.

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Who knows what will happen till March, and controversial remarks made by Adityanath did evoke strong political reactions. The credit for these results goes to Mulayam Singh, all the odious changes she had made in the Constitution were repealed. But @SadhguruJV Won’t stop messing. the mere fact that the BJP is waiting for Modi to rescue it is a sad reflection on the Delhi party leadership – which seems to have reduced itself to a bunch of time-servers that is afraid to face the electorate. Directly harming Khalid wasn’t necessary for them anymore. but the Election Commission says it needs more time. He works really hard to get the perfect soundscape for a film. For all the latest Mumbai News.

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The party also saw a rise in its vote share in the state in the just-concluded Lok Sabha polls as it got 16. 2012 1:26 am Related News The statement of Prerna Puri, ? Moreover it may not be possible to provide necessary utility service infrastructure and public amenities for the additional built-up areas as per standards and norms. For all the latest Pune News, @Suriya_offl Thanked Director Hari Sir and surprised him with a Toyota Fortuner…???#Si3 #Si3Hits100CRIn6Days #HatsOffDirHari pictwittercom/Jb7gLWmJnM — rajsekarpandian (@rajsekarpandian) February 15 2017 Earlier talking at the Singam success meet in Hyderabad Suriya said that he will continue to work with Hari in Singam franchise and the next film in the series will come out after five years He also added that he is collaborating with Hari for a new film and an announcement will be made on the same soon Hari will soon start shooting for the sequel to his 2003 film Saamy which had Chiyaan Vikram playing a police officer The project will be bankrolled by Shibu Thameens and Harris Jayaraj will compose music for the film For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related NewsWritten by Neha Nigam | New Delhi | Published: April 21 2017 9:50 pm Yeh Hai Mohabbatein 21st April 2017 full episode written update: Shagun and Ishita get into an argument over Aaliya’s wedding lehenga Top News Adi attends Raman’s call He asks whether they are safe and in good health Raman says that they are good and asks where is Adi Adi lies that he had to come back to Khandpur for some important work last night Raman asks him to come back to Delhi as he is getting married and he is needed here Adi doesn’t tell Raman about his marriage with Roshini Adi tells Roshini that their marriage is illegal and he will not accept her as his wife Also he says that he is going back home to marry Aaliya Roshini is sad but doesn’t say anything There Shagun has bought a wedding lehenga for Aaliya which she shows to everyone in the Bhalla house Ishita says that the groom’s family will buy the lehenga for bride according to the custom Shagun and Mani deny but Ishita says she wants to gift it to Aaliya She checks the price Shagun says it is Rs 25 lakhs Ishita says that they will give money to her Ruhi and Mihika also come and get excited to see the lehenga Later they check the designer’s website to see more dress options for themselves They get to know that the lehenga which Shagun has bought is worth Rs 15 lakhs Ishita gets stunned to know the price she also wonders why Shagun told her the wrong price Ishita directly goes to Shagun and confronts her over spending so much on the lehenga Shagun gets offended and says that Ishita nags about everything It is her daughter’s marriage she wants to spend lavishly on everything Ishita says it is not a competition they are same Also their family is getting united they should trust each other Shagun lied to them and this in unacceptable Raman Mani and others hear them shouting in the lobby they also come out Shagun argues that she can afford the expenses and asks why Ishita is pushing her decisions on her Ishita says that overspending in marriages is a wrong practice The costs which she is cutting down is an unnecessary burden on the bride’s family They can enjoy a simple wedding and that money will be helpful for both Adi and Aaliya to settle down Shagun blames Ishita for dominating creating an issue of everything and now choosing a lehenga for your own daughter is also an offence She gets very angry Mani and Raman try to make her understand but she leaves the place Ishita is also stubborn and doesn’t agree to Shagun Also read |Yeh Hai Mohabbatein 20th April 2017 full episode written update: Adi gets married to Chandan’s bride Roshini There Gagan instructs Adi to behave like a responsible husband with Roshini She is now his responsibility He also tells Adi that they have finished the factory work and also sent the consignment to the client Adi can go back to his place But now he has to take Roshini along with him He has to introduce her as his wife to his family They will keep an eye on Adi in the city also Adi gets irritated but doesn’t show his anger to him He just wants to leave the village so he takes Roshini with him For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top NewsBy: Express News Service | Pune | Published: March 4 2017 3:15 am Top News Mangala Kadam NCP’s leader in the outgoing civic general body has alleged that the BJP “spared no effort through money and muscle power to win the PCMC election” “They also managed the police machinery election officials and other government departments” she alleged Kadam also alleged that PCMC’s election department head Yeshwant Mane has been transferred after “BJP got the work it wanted done from him” “After the task of winning was accomplished Mane was transferred from the PCMC so that the truth does not come out Watch What Else is Making News This clearly shows that the BJP managed the entire show” said Kadam However Mane said he had been transferred before the elections but was asked to stay put Kadam who won by a close margin of 800 votes said “In every slum in Pimpri-Chinchwad the BJP distributed huge amounts of money This was their prime strategy They attached as many as six slums to my panel They employed the same trick in all PCMC panels” For all the latest Pune News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Express News Service | Mumbai | Published: July 1 2017 4:27 am The victim Manjula Shetye was assaulted allegedly by six prison officials over an argument last Friday (representational) Related News TWO HARD disks in a Network Video Recorder (NVR) from Byculla prison sent to the Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) now holds the key to what transpired in the jail between Friday and Saturday when an inmate was allegedly murdered followed by rioting While police said cameras had been damaged in a bonfire that had been lit by the inmates of Byculla prison an NVR recorder that stores data captured by CCTV camera was sent to the FSL The NVR comprising two hard disks will now be scanned if any footage from the cameras can be retrieved by the staff The police are relying on the CCTV camera to find out what happened in the prison An officer associated with the probe said: “We do not know how many NVR machines were there in the prison Some of the CCTV cameras were destroyed in the bonfire We have however found one NVR that seems intact We have sent it to the FSL to retrieve the footage” Unlike a Digital Video Recorder (DVR) where cameras are attached to hard disk using wires an NVR is a CCTV camera network not connected with wires and usually used for a larger network An FSL official confirmed that they had received one NVR machine “ We do not know if there were other machines in the prison that have been damaged We have been sent this one machine that has two hard disks It will take us at least two weeks to extract the footage from it” an official said The crime branch has formed a four member team led by an inspector-level woman officer that is investigating the murder case registered against the six prison guards The guards are alleged to have beaten up an inmate Manjula Shetye to death An officer said: “ We have started the investigation and will be recording the statement of inmates who were present when the incident took place We are also waiting for the final post-mortem report since currently we just have the provisional report” The officer added that once they get some more evidence they will be able to arrest the six prison guards Sources said the six women are likely to apply for anticipatory bail Another FIR linked to the incident regarding rioting on the part of the inmates is being probed by the Nagpada police station The court has also asked the Nagpada Police to investigate the allegations raised by inmate Indrani Mukerjea who told the court that she had been beaten up and threatened by the prison officials The incident in question took place on Saturday when a fight broke out between Manjula Shetye and six jail guards over two slices of eggs and five bread slices not being served Things went out of hand when the six inmates allegedly beat up Shetya severely She lost consciousness and the other inmates started protesting Later they lit a bonfire in the prison and rushed to the jail terrace protesting against the incident Shetye who was later taken to JJ Hospital succumbed to the injuries Nagpada Police registered a murder case against the six jail guards who were suspended The police also registered a case of rioting and criminal conspiracy against the inmates So far no arrests have been made in the case For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsNew Delhi: Voters will for the first time be able to exercise the "None of the Above" (NOTA) option for candidates in the Lok Sabha polls the Election Commission said on Wednesday Chief Election Commissioner VS Sampath said the entire election will be held using electronic voting machines (EVMs) and that the NOTA option will also be provided Representational image PTI "The 2014 Lok Sabha polls shall be held with EVMs" he said adding that 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