Canadian lock Aaron Flagg nails two Argentines in the same passage of play

first_imgTuesday Oct 28, 2014 Canadian lock Aaron Flagg nails two Argentines in the same passage of play Canada A’s Aaron Flagg made not one but two bone crunching hits in the same passage of play against Argentina Jaguars in the Americas Rugby Championship in Langford, BC recently. The big lock first hit number eight Facundo Isa, then got back up to smash centre Juan Ignacio Brez.Impressive stuff from a tight forward, shifting around the park and timing the tackles perfectly.View more great tackles and huge hits in our Big Hits sectionADVERTISEMENT Posted By: rugbydump Share Send Thanks Sorry there has been an error Big Hits & Dirty Play Related Articles 25 WEEKS AGO Suspensions handed down after testicle grabbing… 26 WEEKS AGO The ‘double ruffle’ splits opinion with fans… 26 WEEKS AGO WATCH: The nastiest and most brutal moments… From the WebThis Video Will Soon Be Banned. Watch Before It’s DeletedSecrets RevealedUrologists Stunned: Forget the Blue Pill, This “Fixes” Your EDSmart Life ReportsYou Won’t Believe What the World’s Most Beautiful Girl Looks Like TodayNueeyDoctors Stunned: She Removes Her Wrinkles With This Inexpensive TipSmart Life ReportsIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier Living30+ Everyday Items With A Secret Hidden PurposeNueeyThe 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

Leo takes aim at Laporte after he was taken into police custody

first_imgWednesday Sep 23, 2020 Leo takes aim at Laporte after he was taken into police custody For anyone that has been a critic of World Rugby over the years, the recent revelation that vice-Chairman Bernard Laporte has been taken into police custody would have only given them more ammunition to attack the governing body. ADVERTISEMENTSo for CEO of the Pacific Rugby Players Welfare organisation Dan Leo, this news has only helped his campaign against World Rugby. The Frenchman is being questioned about his links with the Altrad Group and his preferential treatment of Montpellier, which comes months after being elected as vice-Chairman under Sir Bill Beaumont of World Rugby, and less than two weeks before he hopes to be re-elected as president of the French Rugby Federation. Though the 56-year-old has already publicly defended himself in a letter on Facebook, this has provided the former Samoa international with another line of attack against the governing body. Leo has urged World Rugby in recent months to look into the political ties in the Fijian Rugby Union, and has also lambasted World Rugby for the level of neutrality in their governance review, in which Laporte was a member of the Working Group. He took aim at Laporte on Twitter on Tuesday, saying: “So the man under investigation for fraud & accused of fixing WR chairman election is the same B. Laporte who sits on World Rugby’s Governance Review working group?”ADVERTISEMENTLeo continued, alluding to the different treatment between tier one and tier two nations in the game. He wrote: “Not saying we are perfect, but people do love pointing out Pacific Islands for corruption & calling for sanctions.“Wonder what happens when it’s one of the T1 nations & VC of Rugby’s governing body itself?”ADVERTISEMENTThe former Wasps loose forward has not relented in his pursuit for answers from World Rugby, and this Laporte story is yet more fodder for him that has fallen into his lap. Posted By: rugbydump Share Send Thanks Sorry there has been an error News Related Articles 25 WEEKS AGO Exeter vs Toulouse is off as a number of… 25 WEEKS AGO Danny Cipriani leaves Gloucester with immediate… 25 WEEKS AGO ‘Aphiwe can’t believe it. We were starting… From the WebThis Video Will Soon Be Banned. Watch Before It’s DeletedSecrets RevealedYou Won’t Believe What the World’s Most Beautiful Girl Looks Like TodayNueeyUrologists Stunned: Forget the Blue Pill, This “Fixes” Your EDSmart Life ReportsDoctors Stunned: She Removes Her Wrinkles With This Inexpensive TipSmart Life ReportsIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier Living30+ Everyday Items with a Secret Hidden PurposeNueeyThe 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

Charities should consider fundraising from their ‘alumni’, says report

first_img About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of Researching massive growth in giving. Tagged with: Individual giving Research / statistics Volunteering Howard Lake | 26 January 2004 | News AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis  27 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThiscenter_img Universities are not the only organisations with potentially valuable alumni, according to the McKinsey Quarterly’s latest report. All charities have former employees and volunteers.The McKinsey Quarterly’s latest article, “Nonprofits’ untapped resource”, looks at the many former stakeholders that charities could seek support from.“Former volunteers, employees, and program participants can be a great resource for nonprofit organizations, particularly when funds are tight”, suggests the article’s authors, April A. Chou, Charles Jordan, and Andrea R. Kilpatrick. “In addition to donating money, these alumni can share their time, professional expertise, and contacts.” Advertisement The article, while brief, gives several examples of how US non-profit organisations can foster valuable relationships with former staff, volunteers and clients. Charities should consider fundraising from their ‘alumni’, says reportlast_img read more

Margaret Mgrublian Joins Pasadena Community Foundation Board

first_img Make a comment 23 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Subscribe Margaret MgrublianPasadena Community Foundation (PCF) today announced its newest board member, Margaret Mgrublian, a well-known community volunteer. Following her lengthy career in the electronics industry as International Sales Executive for Accele Electronics, Margaret has dedicated her time and resources to helping a variety of causes close to her heart including: Mother’s Club, AIDS Service Center, Cancer Support Community, Haven House and St. Gregory Armenian Apostolic Church. While working full-time, Margaret served as a volunteer Sunday School teacher for 22 years and was on the staff of the Western Diocese Summer Camp for ten years.Ms. Mgrublian has also been active in many professional capacities. She is a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the Pasadena Women’s Civic League, and serves on the Southern California Regional Council of the Armenian Assembly of America and on the board of the Armenian International Women’s Association. She is a past president of the Westridge School Parent Association and a former chair of its Summer Opportunities Fair.“In my opinion, Pasadena Community Foundation is about building our community with compassion while embracing its ethnic and socio economic diversity,” states Ms. Mgrublian. “I’m grateful for the opportunity to serve on this board and to help usher in the next 60 years of PCF’s extraordinary philanthropic work.”“Margaret’s addition to our board brings with it a wealth of passion and inspiration in helping local charities,” states Jennifer DeVoll, executive director of Pasadena Community Foundation. “As we look forward to the future, we want to ensure that we reach all of the voices that need to be heard. I’m confident Margaret’s connections to the Pasadena community will be a valuable asset in accomplishing this goal.”Margaret and her husband, David Mgrublian, are longtime residents of Pasadena. They have two daughters: Kathryn, a graduate of Claremont McKenna College, who works in San Francisco for Fleishman-Hillard, and Madlyn, a senior at Williams College.In honor of its 60th anniversary, the Pasadena Community Foundation will be hosting a gala celebration, October 5th at 6 p.m., at the Langham Hotel in Pasadena. For more information on the Pasadena Community Foundation, please visit: First Heatwave Expected Next Week faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyCitizen Service CenterPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes HerbeautyRed Meat Is Dangerous And Here Is The ProofHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyNutritional Strategies To Ease AnxietyHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Brutally Honest Reasons Why You’re Still SingleHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyYou’ll Want To Get Married Twice Or Even More Just To Put Them OnHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyWhat Is It That Actually Makes French Women So Admirable?HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty15 Countries Where Men Have Difficulties Finding A WifeHerbeautyHerbeauty Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena COVER: Right Margaret Mgrublian Joins Pasadena Community Foundation Board Published on Friday, May 3, 2013 | 2:04 pm Community News Top of the News center_img Community News Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Business News Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * More Cool Stufflast_img read more

€8500 worth of drugs seized in Raheen

first_imgTwitter NewsCrime & Court€8500 worth of drugs seized in RaheenBy Staff Reporter – March 7, 2019 4811 TAGSCrimedrugs seizureLimerick City and CountyNews Limerick on Covid watch list Email Linkedin Advertisement Previous articleLaura Duff new EP launchNext articleTusla failing children in foster care Staff Reporter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Printcenter_img Local backlash over Aer Lingus threat Housing 37 Compulsory Purchase Orders issued as council takes action on derelict sites Shannon Airport braced for a devastating blow TechPost | Episode 9 | Pay with Google, WAZE – the new Google Maps? and Speak don’t Type! Gardaí have arrested and charged a man in his 50s in relation to the seizure of €8,5000 worth of suspected cocaine and cannabis herb following a search at a house in Raheen, Co Limerick on the 6th March 2019.Shortly after 8am, Gardaí from the Detective Unit in Roxboro Road, assisted by the Regional Support Unit, carried out a search at a house in the Raheen area. During the course of the search Gardaí seized €8,300 worth of cocaine, €200 worth of cannabis and drug paraphernalia. The suspected drugs will now be sent for analysis.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The man in his 50s was arrested at the scene and brought to Roxboro Road Garda Station where he detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996. He has since been charged and is due to appear before Limerick City District Court this morning at 10.30am. Facebook WhatsApp Is Aer Lingus taking flight from Shannon?last_img read more

Limerick Native Costelloe Signs for Burnley Academy

first_imgNewsLimerick Native Costelloe Signs for Burnley AcademyBy Adrian Finnin – February 2, 2021 136 Best wishes to Dara Costelloe, who has today signed with Burnley’s academy side.Dara joined our under-15 side in 2017, and he made his first team debut as a 15-year-old against Finn Harps in 2018.Dara continued to play first team and under-19 football with the club in 2019.— Galway United (@GalwayUnitedFC) February 1, 2021 Costelloe became Galway United’s youngest ever player when he made his senior debut against Finn Harps in September 2018 as a 15 year-old at Finn Park. The left-footed winger signed for the Clarets tonight on a deal until June 2022.The former Galway man has been part of former Aston Villa midfielder Steve Stone’s U-23 side as well as the U-18’s setup and featured in a 2-0 win over Newcastle U-23’s today.The post Limerick Native Costelloe Signs for Burnley Academy appeared first on Sporting Limerick. Facebook Linkedin Twitter WhatsAppcenter_img Advertisement FORMER Aisling Annacotty underage player Dara Costelloe has made a big move to English Premier League side Burnley FC this evening.He has signed for the club’s academy following a successful trial.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Costelloe’s former club Galway United announced the news on their official Twitter page this evening. Previous articleGardaí across Ireland take on viral dance challengeNext articleLive Venue Collective Report – Over 2000 people hired, 405 live shows hosted, and 416,000 audience members engaged Adrian Finnin Print Emaillast_img read more

Hospital manager says cuts at LGH are inevitable

first_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR 70% of Cllrs nationwide threatened, harassed and intimidated over past 3 years – Report By News Highland – July 29, 2011 LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Google+ Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Pinterest Twitter Facebook Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also The Manager of Letterkenny General Hospital says there is no scope to make savings by reducing elective surgery, because only a very small proportion of the hospital’s admissions are elective ones.Sean Murphy says last evening’s meeting with Dr James Reilly was a constructive one, but the minister remained clear that no more money will be provided in the current year.Speaking to Highland Radio News today, Sean Murphy said that means that service reductions are inevitable, and the challenge is to find a way to cut services in a way that has minimal impact on patient care.The Head of the HSE Cathal Magee said recently that Letterkenny General is doing too much and needs to cut back on its activity.Sean Murphy says that’s easier said than done……..[podcast][/podcast] Facebookcenter_img WhatsApp Google+ Twitter Newsx Adverts Previous articleGAA – Captain Murphy is good for Croke ParkNext articleHigh Court refuses application to jail Letterkenny developer News Highland Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week WhatsApp Minister McConalogue says he is working to improve fishing quota Hospital manager says cuts at LGH are inevitable Pinterestlast_img read more

Four nursing home staffers charged in deadly Hurricane Irma horror

first_imgfelixmizioznikov/iStock(HOLLYWOOD, Fla.) — Calling it “a terrible tragedy that should have never happened,” the police chief of Hollywood, Florida, announced on Tuesday the arrests of four staff members of a nursing rehabilitation center whose alleged inaction caused the deaths of 12 elderly patients who perished from heatstroke when they were left lingering for hours in the sweltering facility that lost power during Hurricane Irma in 2017.Chief Chris O’Brien released details of the arrests at a news conference attended by relatives of the patients who died at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills due to alleged neglect by its former administrator, night nursing supervisor and two nurses.“The families sitting here today should not have lost their loved ones in this way,” O’Brien said. “They placed their faith and trust in the Rehabilitation Center of Hollywood Hills, its medical and administrative staff and that trust was betrayed. They have been living an absolute nightmare.”Jorge Carballo, 61, the former administrator of the facility, and Sergo Colins, 45, the facility’s supervising night nurse, were each charged with 12 counts of felony aggravated manslaughter.Tamika Tory Miller, 31, a nurse at the center, was arrested and charged with six counts of felony aggravated manslaughter and tampering with evidence in connection with patient medical records. Another nurse at the center, Althea Kenesha Meggie, 36, was charged with two counts of felony aggravated manslaughter and tampering with evidence in connection with patient medical records.“These are trained professionals that should have been aware of the environmental hazards that were taking place in that facility and they chose to ignore them,” O’Brien said of the suspects. “These individuals took an oath to provide care and safety for these individuals in their facility. They betrayed that oath.”Not only did they fail to properly care for the patients, he said, but Meggie and Miller allegedly attempted to cover up the neglect by manipulating patient medical records.The charges resulted from what O’Brien described as the most extensive criminal investigation in his agency’s history.“This was a terrible tragedy that should have never happened,” O’Brien said.He said police were called to the facility on Sept. 13, 2017, after Hurricane Irma swept through South Florida and knocked out power to the rehabilitation center, which at the time was caring for around 140 patients.When police arrived on the scene, they found three patients already dead and several others in varying degrees of medical distress, police officials said. Despite sweltering conditions inside the facility, the staff failed to evacuate patients despite there being a fully-functioning hospital across the street, officials said.It was hotter inside the center than it was outside, officials said, and paramedics found patients overheated, including one who had a 107-degree temperature.Police immediately began evacuating the center, saving the lives of most patients. But a total of 12, who ranged in age from 71 to 99, died, authorities said.In November 2017, the Broward County Medical Examiner ruled all the deaths homicides and determined that the patients died from heatstroke, Major Steven Bolger, head of criminal investigation for the Hollywood Police Department, said at Tuesday’s news conference.“The actions and inactions of the four individuals — the two nurses responsible for the hands-on care of patients, the nursing supervisor and the facility administrator — led to the deaths of these patients,” Bolger said. “Since September of 2017, it has been the goal of the Hollywood police department to get justice for the patients who where medically and physically vulnerable and did not receive the appropriate care at the rehabilitation center.”As loved ones of the victims listened, Bolger read off the names of those who died. They were Carolyn Eartherly, 78, Gail Nova, 71, Estella Hendricks, 71, Bobby Owens, 84, Manuel Mendieta, 96, Albertina Vega, 99, Betty Hibbard, 84, Carlos Canal, 93, Martha Murray, 94, Delores Beamonte, Miguel Franco, 92, and his wife, Cecilia Franco, 90.Bolger said the nearly two-year investigation involved the State Attorney of Broward County and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Detectives interviewed more than 500 people, reviewed 400 hours of surveillance video and collected more than 1,000 pieces of evidence, including 55 computers.Ilham Soffan, an attorney for Meggie, portrayed her client and the others charged as scapegoats. Meggie, Soffan said, was filling in at the center because it was short-staffed on the day the power went out.“She did the best that she possibly could do under the circumstances,” Soffan told ABC News affiliate WPLG-TV. “She actually is not a permanent employee. She came in to assist.”Another attorney for Meggie, David Frankel, said at a news conference on Monday that Meggie will fight the charges. He said Meggie and the other nurses called the Florida Power & Light Company numerous times in an attempt to get the power at the center back on.“They were calling the emergency operations center from the governor’s office and they were calling the governor himself who was posting his cellphone number on television saying for people to call if there was an emergency,” Frankel said. “Those people never responded and never came.”Attorneys for the other suspects could not immediately be reached.Asked why the owner of the center had not been charged, O’Brien said the investigation is ongoing and more arrests are expected.“I head some comments that we arrested low-hanging fruit,” O’Brien said. “I can tell you that somebody’s status in the organization had zero impact on our decision to charge these individuals, whether they’re the most junior person in the organization or the most senior.”Copyright © 2019, ABC Radio. All rights reserved. read more

Police sources: Girl may have staged kidnapping in the Bronx to avoid moving

first_imgNew York Police Department(NEW YORK) — The New York Police Department is investigating whether a 16-year-old girl who was reported kidnapped Monday night may have staged the whole ordeal. Karol Sanchez was walking along Eagle Avenue near East 156th Street at around 11:20 p.m. with her mother when two men stepped out of a vehicle, grabbed her and dragged her inside the car, according to the New York City Police Department. But detectives are now investigating whether Sanchez staged the incident, according to police sources. She was interviewed at the 40th Precinct in the South Bronx on Tuesday night. Her mother told police she was considering moving the family to Honduras and detectives are considering whether that played a role in the teen’s decision. The NYPD had previously celebrated her safe return.On Tuesday, she was located after she walked up to her relatives’ apartment building in the Bronx, sources told ABC News. Sanchez has since met with police and is now on her way to the local precinct, the sources said.Grainy surveillance video showed the apparent kidnapping and Sanchez’s mom can be seen in a struggle with one of the men before he pushes her to the ground.She was left at the scene and was not injured, according to police. The car could be seen fleeing eastbound on East 156th Street.Two other men were in the car at the time of the alleged kidnapping, police said. Authorities described the vehicle as a beige-colored four-door sedan.An Amber Alert was issued Tuesday in New York and authorities feared she may be in “imminent danger of serious bodily harm and/or death,” according to the Amber Alert.Copyright © 2019, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.last_img read more

Citizens Advice attacks Tenant Fees Bill over ‘lost keys’ clause

first_imgHome » News » Citizens Advice attacks Tenant Fees Bill over ‘lost keys’ clause previous nextRegulation & LawCitizens Advice attacks Tenant Fees Bill over ‘lost keys’ clauseCharity says default fees definition must be tightened up to prevent rogue agents exploiting major loophole in legislation.Nigel Lewis22nd May 201801,346 Views Citizens Advice has attacked the default fees allowed within the government Tenant Fees Bill because it will create a loophole that unscrupulous agents could exploit.The independent advice organisation, which is a network of 316 charities around the UK which also campaigns on consumer issues, says agents will be able to charge without limit for tenancy breaches such as late rent or lost keys and that this will enable them to carry on charging unrestricted fees.Citizens Advice is also unhappy at how long the legislation is taking to enact, highlighting how it believes £13 million a month is being taken in “uncompetitive fees” from tenants by agents.Default feesDefault fees were debated last night in the Commons during the second reading of the Tenant Fees Bill, but Citizens Advice says the ‘guidance’ that the government promised to issue later on in the legislative process “would not be legally enforceable”.Instead it wants to government to include what can and cannot be charged for various services to tenants, and has called for deposits to be capped at four weeks’ rent, not six.“The government’s pledge to ban fees will be fundamentally undermined unless the clause on default fees is significantly tightened,” says Gillian Guy, Chief Executive of Citizens Advice (pictured).“The loophole leaves tenants vulnerable to rogue landlords and agents looking to continue charging unfair fees.“The government must tighten this clause and issue a clearer definition of what a default fee is. Leaving this just to guidance risks poor outcomes for both renters and landlords.”  May 22, 2018Nigel 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 Letting agent fined £11,500 over unlicenced rent-to-rent HMO3rd May 2021 BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021last_img read more

Black country properties priced to pull in bidders

first_imgHome » News » Auctions news » Black country properties priced to pull in bidders previous nextAuctions newsBlack country properties priced to pull in biddersThe Negotiator26th November 20190198 Views Black Country house prices continue to rise, which is bad news for bidders but good news for Bond Wolfe Auctions.Average house prices in the area start at £150,000, but there are plenty of homes listed for a fraction of that at the next Villa Park auction. They include a one-bedroomed, floor maisonette in Tipton, with a guide of £30,000+. Over in Wednesfield, a two-bed semi (pictured) at 114 Blackhalve Lane has a guide price of £24 – 29,000, while in Bilston a semi at 7 School Drive’s guide is £29 –£34,000.Gurpreet Bassi, Chief Executive of Bond Wolfe Auctions, said, “Lots like these show it is still possible to pick up good quality homes at our auctions at prices well below the current market value. It is why our events are proving increasingly popular, both with young people looking for a first home and canny investors with a sharp eye for an excellent investment. “Many of these properties will require some degree of modernisation work, but still offer astonishing value for money. And there are plenty of opportunities for budding property entrepreneurs.”Bond Wolfe Auctions has already offered 490 lots since launching in January this year, including properties across the East and West Midlands and as far afield as Wales and Scotland.The first four auctions have raised £55 million in sales with an average success rate of 85.5% against the national average of 72% – making it the most successful auctioneers in the Midlands this year.Black Country house prices Gurpreet Bassi auction auctioneers Bond Wolfe Auctions November 26, 2019The NegotiatorWhat’s your opinion? Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Please note: This is a site for professional discussion. Comments will carry your full name and company.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Related articles BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021 Hong Kong remains most expensive city to rent with London in 4th place30th April 2021last_img read more

Mono buys rights to make Bluebird machinery

first_imgMono Equipment has announced the purchase of Bluebird Packaging Machines after it went into liquidation in April.Bakery and foodservice equipment manufacturer, Mono said it has sold Bluebird equipment for many years, and the brand fitted perfectly into its own product portfolio. Bluebird manufactures automatic wrapping machines and L-sealers. “When I heard Bluebird was going into liquidation, the decision to buy the rights to manufacture their excellent product range and to use the Bluebird badge was an easy one to make,” commented Mono Equipment’s MD Andrew Jones. “It would have been a great loss to see such a highly respected brand fade into obscurity.”Mono has bought the exclusive rights to manufacture Bluebird’s product range, which will be built at its South Wales site, and to continue to use the Bluebird name. The firm said the acquisition will provide a valuable extension to its end-to-end bakery equipment range.last_img read more

Press release: Foreign Secretary statement on the announcement of a ceasefire in Afghanistan

first_img I welcome the announcement by the National Unity Government of a ceasefire for Eid al-Fitr. This is an opportunity to reduce levels of violence and create space for talks to begin. Recent international conferences in Kabul and Tashkent have shown that the regional community and regional states are united on the need for a peaceful resolution in Afghanistan. We call on the Taliban to join the ceasefire and seize the opportunity to advance the cause of peace which the people of Afghanistan so deserve. It is also right that the ceasefire does not apply to affiliates of the so-called Islamic State, and other terrorist groups. I am certain that the Afghan government will remain resolute in defending the Afghan state and its people. The UK stands firmly with the Afghan government against terrorism and supports its efforts to build peace. Follow the Foreign Secretary on Twitter @BorisJohnson and Facebook For journalists Further information Email [email protected]center_img Media enquiries Follow the Foreign Office on Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn Follow the Foreign Office on Twitter @foreignoffice and Facebook Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson said:last_img read more

Press release: A new and robust inspection regime for secure training centres

first_img When an STC is judged to be inadequate, Ofsted and its partner inspectorates will respond more robustly. An urgent review meeting will be held with the Ministry of Justice to determine the most appropriate action, and inspectors will routinely return to check on the centre’s progress within 8 weeks of the initial inspection. The notice period that STCs are given before inspection will be reduced to 4 days. This is 1 day fewer than proposed in the consultation, and effectively 2 days fewer than under the existing arrangements. A ‘point-in-time’ survey of the views of children at an STC will be used to inform the timing of an inspection and key lines of inquiry. It is hoped the survey will empower children to speak more openly and honestly. A revised and simplified judgement structure will help tell a clearer story about what life is like for the children living at the STC. As the lead inspectorate, Ofsted works alongside the Care Quality Commission and HM Inspectorate of Prisons to inspect England’s 3 STCs.Following consultation, the following changes to the way STCs are inspected will take effect from 1 April 2019: Yvette Stanley, Ofsted’s National Director for Social Care said: This is a robust multi inspectorate framework that include a strengthened response to inadequate judgements. The new framework has the experience of children at the centre of all judgements and provides the foundation for developing a comprehensive inspection regime as children’s custody is reformed and new models of detention developed. Read the new secure training centres (STCs) framework. Children living in secure training centres need to feel safe and well looked after. Although there have been some improvements in conditions at STCs, overall, our findings in recent years have reflected the serious concerns held nationally about the experiences of those living at the centres. These changes will see inspectors focus more on the difference that the centres make to children’s lives, and less on processes and procedures.center_img Ursula Gallagher, Deputy Chief Inspector of General Practice and lead for care in secure settings said: Secure training centres are home to vulnerable children and young people who often have a very complicated set of needs. Knowing that the healthcare services available to them, which CQC inspects, will be looked at in the wider context of their experience and better represented in the overall judgement will give a clearer view of what does and does not work well in these settings. Knowing this, we as regulators can help drive improvements in the system and better outcomes for patients. Notes to editorsRead the new joint inspection framework: secure training centres for guidance about how secure training centres are inspected.We have also published a report on the responses to the consultation on the new joint inspection framework for secure training centres.There are 3 secure training centres in England: Medway, Rainsbrook and Oakhill.No STC has been rated ‘good’ or ‘outstanding’ since 2015. The new framework is anticipated to result in a more consistent approach to inspection of secure settings for children and bring it more in line with how Ofsted inspects secure children’s homes. There are 14 secure children’s homes in England, and 10 (71.4%) have been rated ‘good’ or ‘outstanding’. Peter Clarke, HM Chief Inspector or Prisons, said:last_img read more

School challenge kicks off Scottish Bakers awards

first_imgVoting has opened for the Scottish Baker of the Year 2019 competition.The competition, which was started by trade association Scottish Bakers in 2012, marked its launch with a challenge for children from local primary schools.Pupils visited Scottish Baker of the Year 2018 John Gall of Brownings the Bakers, taking on challenges including applying fondant to pineapple cups using a handmade piping bag, applying a cream filling to yum yums and doughnuts, jamming and icing empire biscuits, and adding buttercream to cupcakes.Voting for the competition is now open, and runs until 20 March. Judging will take place on 17 April and winners will be announced at the Scottish Bakers Annual Conference & Awards, 7-8 June, at the Crowne Plaza, Glasgow.The winners of each of the main categories – Bakery Café of the Year, Craft Baker, Retail Craft Baker and Wholesale Baker of the Year – will compete for the title of Scottish Baker of the Year 2019. There will also be awards for products including the best scone, bread, savoury, individual cake, morning roll, biscuit and celebration cake in the country.“With thousands upon thousands of pies, scones, loaves, savoury items, morning rolls, individual cakes and biscuits sold in Scotland every day, our artisan bakers work hard to keep us all going,” said Alasdair Smith, chief executive at Scottish Bakers.“This competition is based on real votes from real customers, so we urge customers to vote for their best bites – every vote really does count.”last_img read more

Tame Impala Releases New Song “Borderline” [Listen]

first_imgTame Impala has released their latest single “Borderline”, a song that the Kevin Parker-led psych-rock outfit previously debuted and performed live on their recent Saturday Night Live appearance. “Borderline” follows up Tame Impala’s March release of their nostalgic new tune “Patience”, which was the band’s first new track since their 2015 Currents release and its supplemental companion EP, B-Sides & Remixes.Whereas “Patience” is a watery sonic breeze, “Borderline” comes in with a more pronounced, danceable backbeat. While it comes across with a decidedly different vibe, “Borderline” shares some similar sonics with “Patience”, with ethereal psychedelic elements popping up throughout to augment Parker’s spectral vocals. It’s equally as likely to get caught in your head—the mark of yet another great new Tame Impala track. Here’s hoping there’s more on the way.Listen to Tame Impala’s new track “Borderline” below:Tame Impala – “Borderline”[Video: Tame Impala]See below for a list of Tame Impala’s upcoming dates. For more information, head here.Tame Impala 2019 Tour Dates:April 13 – Indio, CA – Coachella Valley Music & Arts FestivalApril 20 – Indio, CA – Coachella Valley Music & Arts FestivalMay 2 – Nashville, TN – Ascend AmphitheatreMay 3 – Asheville, NC – ArenaMay 5 – Atlanta, GA – Shaky Knees Music FestivalMay 6 – St. Augustine, FL – St. Augustine AmphitheaterMay 11 – Miami Beach, FL – Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason TheaterMay 11 – Guadalajara, Mexico – Corona Capital FestivalMay 25 – Boston, MA – Boston Calling FestivalMay 31 – Barcelona, Spain – Primavera SoundJun 1 – Paris, France – We Love Green FestivalJun 5 – Gothenberg, Sweden – GardenJun 6 – Aarhus, Denmark – NorthSideJun 21 – Sheebel, Germany – Hurricane FestivalJun 22 – Neuhausen ob Eck, Germany – Southside FestivalJun 26 – Pilton, England – GlastonburyJuly 27-28 – Detroit, MI – Mo Pop FestivalAug 1-4 – Chicago, IL – LollapaloozaAug 9 – Helsinki, Finland – Flow FestivalAug 14 – Hasselt, Belgium – PukkelpopAug 15 – Rennes, France – La Route Du RockAug 16 – Walibi Holland, Netherlands – Lowlands FestivalView Tour Dateslast_img read more

The focus is Harvard and slavery

first_img The biographical form for William Clarence Matthews, member of the Harvard College Class of 1905, with an explanation that Matthews’ mother, Elizabeth, was a former slave who had no last name before her marriage. To tell the story of Harvard President Charles William Eliot, the American academic who transformed the School in the late 19th century from a regional college into the model of a modern research university, one need only consult Harvard’s archives, where rich and detailed material fully documents his lasting impact.But to tell the story of Harvard’s long-forgotten ties to slavery, one must dig much deeper. For several years, a number of Harvard historians, faculty, students, researchers, and archivists have been doing exactly that, scouring documents both at Harvard and beyond looking for clues that help paint a picture of the enslaved men and women whose lives were intimately tied to the University’s early years and to the broader slave-based economy that helped Harvard thrive.It’s painstaking work, as the new exhibit “Bound by History: Harvard, Slavery, and Archives,” which contains much of what researchers have uncovered so far, makes clear.“You really do have to read through these documents almost line by line because there are just these tiny little references that are hidden,” said Harvard archivist Juliana Kuipers, who worked on the exhibit. “It’s not going to be something that jumps out.”For example, a researcher could easily have missed the note in a detailed diary from 1748 kept by John Holyoke, the teenage son of Harvard President Edward Holyoke. In it, John recorded the weights of his father, his mother, his several siblings, and someone simply referred to as “Juba.” (Slaves were often denoted by a single name, one frequently taken from the Bible, said Kuipers.) To confirm Juba’s status, archivists consulted digitized records at First Church in Cambridge that indicated he married a slave owned by a Harvard professor.The diary is part of the new exhibit opening today that was developed in tandem with Friday’s daylong symposium at Harvard’s Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study titled “Universities and Slavery: Bound by History.”“We thought it would be really interesting to put some of this material up on display at the very moment that the conference was going to be happening” said University archivist Megan Sniffin-Marinoff. The show includes material discovered by students from a 2007 Harvard and slavery seminar led by historian Sven Beckert, and the subsequent Harvard and Slavery research project and 36-page booklet titled “Harvard and Slavery: Seeking a Forgotten History.”Assistance also came from The Colonial North America Project at Harvard University, an ongoing effort to digitize all known archival and manuscript materials in the Harvard Library that relate to 17th- and 18th-century North America. “As we digitized and cataloged these materials for first time, we discovered a lot of [information relating to] slaves,” said Sniffin-Marinoff.The material in the new show ranges from letters and diaries to photos and class notes and is organized around three main themes: physical evidence of enslaved persons on campus, slavery as a topic of intellectual debate and discussion at the School, and tracing the lasting legacy of Harvard and slavery. An entry in the diary of John Holyoke lists the weights of his family, including Juba, an enslaved man owned by the Holyokes. Juba weighed 141½ pounds. In his pocket diary, George Everett Marsh noted attending a morning lecture by Professor Louis Agassiz — a proponent of polygenism, then touted as a scientific defense of slavery — before venturing into Boston for an abolitionist meeting. center_img On display near the Holyoke diary is a bill sent from the shoemaker William Manning to Sarah Bordman, the widow of Harvard steward Andrew Bordman, on Aug. 23, 1771. The invoice details the monthly repairs to the shoes of “her negro Cato.”Other exhibit ephemera point to how Harvard faculty and students took up discussions and debates about the institution of slavery as far back as the 18th century. Some of that evidence comes in the form of a printed copy of a Commencement debate from 1773 between Theodore Parsons and Eliphalet Pearson, both members of the graduating class. Pearson argued that the institution ran counter to the “law of nature,” while Parsons defended it. Another item illustrates how the racist stereotype promoted by Swiss-born naturalist and noted Harvard Professor Louis Agassiz, who believed each race had a different origin, made its way into the School’s classrooms.In lecture notes taken during a geology course given by Agassiz on April 26, 1860, George Everett Marsh, Class of 1862, noted the professor was teaching his theory of differing racial origins, called polygenism, which was a concept often used to defend the idea of slavery.“Even in this geology course, Agassiz is teaching these ideas, and students are taking them in,” said archivist Ross Mulcare, who helped prepare the show. Interestingly, entries in Marsh’s pocket diary dated April 6, 1861, indicate the Harvard student attended a class taught by Agassiz in the morning, and an anti-slavery meeting in Boston later that day.The show also explores slavery’s lasting legacy at Harvard, and some of the countering attitudes opposing the institution. There are images of several campus buildings, such as the Dana-Palmer House built in 1822. Harvard College and Law School graduate Richard Henry Dana Jr. spent some of his early years in the yellow clapboard home, once located where Lamont Library now stands, and currently nestled up against the Harvard Faculty Club. In 1848 Dana helped found the anti-slavery Free Soil Party and served as a lawyer for fugitive slaves through the 1850s.Harvard President Drew Faust, a historian of the Civil War and lifelong Civil Rights activist, previewed the show and suggested including an image of Greenleaf, the Brattle Street home of the Radcliffe dean, where Faust lived for several years as the head of the institute in the early 2000s. James Greenleaf, who made his fortune in the slave-based cotton trade, built the house in 1859.The Greenleaf home, Faust said in an interview, is a “piece of Harvard’s heritage and an example of how slavery, which was illegal in New England, in Massachusetts after 1783, nevertheless was very much a presence in the economy in Massachusetts and New England.”Ensuring viewers remember those lasting ties is paramount, said its curators. “There are so many iconic buildings and important spaces on campus, most of which have connections to the stories we are trying to tell here,” said Mulcare.Exhibit organizers said the new show is just the beginning of an ongoing effort to explore the difficult dimensions of Harvard’s past.“The story really isn’t fully understood yet,” said Sniffin-Marinoff. “What we are trying to do is put on display examples of the kinds of evidence that you can find when you start doing this research that begin to help build this story.”Sniffin-Marinoff envisions another exhibition in the near future, one that builds on research by faculty and others in the coming years “who are looking at this much more.”“Bound by History: Harvard, Slavery, and Archives”  is on view at Pusey Library through early April.A recently unveiled Harvard website will focus on ongoing efforts to understand the history and legacy of slavery at the University. A printed copy of the Theodore Parsons and Eliphalet Pearson debate on slavery held at their Commencement in 1773. Photos by Rose Lincoln/Harvard Staff Photographerlast_img read more

Founder of African Prisons Project shares insights on work

first_imgAlexander McLean, founder of the African Prisons Project, discussed his mission of reforming the criminal justice system in eastern Africa at a lecture Thursday at the Hesburgh Center Auditorium. McLean discussed the African Prisons Project’s work with members of eastern African prison communities. With a goal of improving the criminal justice system and empowering the poor, the African Prisons Project provides prisoners and prison staff with an education in law through the University of London. “Regardless of what’s been done to you or what you have done to others, you are welcome here,” McLean said. McLean said such vision helps bridge the gap between those who are privileged and capable of defending themselves, and those who are poor and uneducated in the prison system. “What would it look like to take those who understand the power of the law because they lived it … and to give them high quality legal education that they can apply to themselves and people in their communities? It seems that lawyers are some of the people in society with the most agencies, and the prisoners the least,” McLean said. During his lecture, McLean described what prompted him to get involved in such an effort. As a recent high school graduate, the founder traveled to Uganda to work for a hospice center. McLean said seeing the lack of attention and medical care given to the impoverished members of the community helped him understand his calling in life.  “There are people in this world whose lives are judged to have no value. … It was an amazing time of formation to me,” McLean said. From his work at hospice, McLean began getting more and more exposure into the criminal justice system and visiting maximum security prisons in eastern Africa. “In places where 80 or 90 percent of prisoners would never meet a lawyer — places where there are no juries — it didn’t seem like justice was guaranteed,” he said.McLean, now a magistrate in the United Kingdom, expressed his realization that his love of law could be used to help the incarcerated. “We believe we can all play a part in making or shaping or implementing the laws — regardless of what we have done or what others have done to us,” McLean said.Through slideshows and informative videos, McLean shared various stories of prisoners and prison staff alike who graduated from the University of London as lawyers or paralegals.One such story was of a prison guard named Jimmy Mtawa who is currently a second year law student at the University of London’s long-distance program, and who advises inmates on their legal situations. McLean said the students from the African Prisons Project were amongst the top performers at the University of London in human rights law. In addition to legal education programs, McLean spoke to the importance of creating more positive and safe environments in the prisons both for prison staffs and inmates themselves. McLean discussed his theory that employee performance and quality of prisoner life will improve if the quality and dignity of  employee working conditions increase.“If you give employees a dignified environment with the right tools and say the work they are doing is valuable, it motivates them and they will go the extra mile,” McLean said.Improving health facilities, providing basic health training, founding libraries and literacy programs were among the programs McLean mentioned as a part of this project. In addition to the actions and programs of the African Prisons Project, the founder emphasized the organization’s values of forgiveness for the past and looking foward the future. “We believe that we all deserve a second chance,” McLean said.McLean finished his presentation by encouraging his audience to spread this mission of the African Prisons Project throughout the world. “If it’s possible in east Africa, isn’t possible here where you live too?” McLean said. Tags: African Prisons Project, Alexander McLean, east Africa, prisonslast_img read more

Chinese grass

first_imgBy Sharon OmahenUniversity of GeorgiaTurf scientists at the University of Georgia are breeding newvarieties of centipede grass using germ plasm collected from thegrass’s homeland, China.In 1999, Wayne Hanna, a researcher with the UGA College ofAgricultural and Environmental Sciences, spent 23 days in themost rural areas of China collecting centipede samples.Earl Elsner, former director of the Georgia Seed DevelopmentCommission, accompanied Hanna. Their trip was funded by a $50,000grant from The Turfgrass Group and Patten Seed Company. Buffalos made search challengingEven though centipede is native to China, it was a chore for theresearchers to find samples. The researchers targeted collection sites in shady areas andalong the coastal salt marshes. “These samples can be used tobreed new varieties with shade and drought tolerance,” Hannasaid.Each night Hanna turned his hotel room into a makeshift lab. Hedried the grass samples on the lampshade, threshed the grass andcareful placed the samples in labeled collection bags.These collection bags were later inspected at the airport, takento Washington, D.C., and returned to Hanna at his UGA lab inTifton, Ga.Germ plasm now available to all scientistsThe UGA research team collected centipede samples from 53 sitesin China. They were helped on the trip by Nanjiang BotanicalGardens researcher Jianxiu Liu, with whom they shared thecollected samples.”We now have germ plasm for our research and for the (U.S.Department of Agriculture) national seed bank,” Hanna said. “Andwe have the Chinese people to thank for the success of our trip.They were very warm, cordial and friendly.”Earl (Elsner) taught our hosts to say ‘goober’ in Englishbecause all the meals included fried peanuts,” Hanna said. “Andthey served us the best-tasting fried peanuts I’ve ever had.” Trip planned before doors closed”We had been breeding new centipede varieties, but we needed moregerm plasm to build from,” he said. “When countries began havingrestrictions for plant collection, I knew I’d better hurry up andget over there before it became impossible to do so.”Since the collection trip five years ago, Hanna has used the germplasm to develop two new experimental varieties, a winter-hardycentipede and a shade-tolerant centipede.The shade-tolerant variety, which can withstand 40-percentcontinuous shade, should be available to the public in three tofive years.Centipede grass first came to the United States in 1918, Hannasaid. It’s known for its ability to grow on sandy and poor soils.”It will grow where very little else will grow,” Hanna said.While in China, Hanna relied heavily on advice from the localpeople.”We flew into cities in southern China, and for each collectiontrip we would work our way by car 50 to 100 miles in eachdirection from the city,” he said. “We’d stop and talk to thelocals and follow their directions through the rice patties.” “The buffalo eat the centipede seed heads down. So we had tosearch for samples under small trees, in thorny bushes and oncliffs where they can’t reach,” he said. “We were able to find italong streambanks and trails and in rice patty levees wherebuffalo walk. Centipede grass was scattered all over China by thebuffalos.”last_img read more

Poultney launches free downtown Wi-Fi zone

first_imgThe e-Vermont Community Broadband Project will join with local leaders in Poultney on September 8 to officially launch the community’s downtown wireless Internet zones. Irene showed how important the Internet is for communication. This new tool will expand public accessibility and offer an additional option for residents and tourists to connect their laptops and smart phones 24/7. Early response to the project has been overwhelmingly positive, with more than 100 users logging onto Poultney Wi-Fi during its testing stage and some businesses planning to purchase laptops or work stations for customers to use.Inspired by Wireless Woodstock, the free service will also highlight local events, weather, businesses, services, and community organizations (at is external)). The zone extends the Poultney Public Library’s wireless signal along Main Street from Maple Street to Beaman Street.Poultney was one of the first 12 towns to participate in the e-Vermont project, working over the last year to close the digital divide through innovative use of Internet tools and training. The town received computers for their libraries and schools as well as training for teachers, businesses, and the general public. This Wi-Fi zone builds upon the equipment and training components of the project to enable citizens to more easily access the Internet.‘e-Vermont’s assistance in bringing laptops to the library dramatically increases our capacity to help people get online,’ said Poultney Public Library Director Rebecca Cook. ‘At the same time, Poultney Wi-Fi is helping downtown visitors access the Internet regardless of library hours.’The Wi-Fi zone runs on Anaptyx wireless hardware, which was purchased and installed by e-Vermont. The network can easily be expanded to cover a larger geographic area should the local community decide to do so in the future.The Poultney project is led by the Poultney Public Library, which is looking for sponsors to help carry the initiative into the future.The e-Vermont Community Broadband Project is a partnership led by the Vermont Council on Rural Development, and is made up of the Vermont State Colleges, the Vermont Department of Libraries, the Vermont Department of Public Service, Vermont Small Business Development Center, the Snelling Center for Government, Front Porch Forum, and Digital Wish.For current information visit e-Vermont at is external) or contact e-Vermont Community Director Seán Sheehan at 802-225-6156 or by email at [email protected](link sends e-mail). Follow e-Vermont on Facebook (e-Vermont) and Twitter (eVermont). -30-last_img read more

Pilot study to probe cardiac effects of smallpox vaccine

first_img In the news release, Sherry said it has been estimated that up to 1 in 2,000 smallpox vaccinees has complained of chest pain, shortness of breath, and related symptoms. But the number of people who had a viral infection of the heart after vaccination without any symptoms could be much higher, she said. The general aim of the study is to begin investigating why smallpox vaccination appears to trigger myopericarditis (inflammation of the heart muscle and lining) in a tiny fraction of recipients, according to a news release from the North Carolina State University School of Veterinary Medicine. People who have myocarditis can later experience dilated cardiomyopathy, which can cause severe heart failure, Sherry said. However, whether myocarditis associated with smallpox vaccine can lead to this condition is unknown, she said. In addition, the researchers will inject mice with the viruses and then monitor them for cardiac damage and to determine whether the mice can serve as an animal model for future studies, Sherry said. “If we find interesting results, then we would consider submitting a more in-depth proposal to better address how the vaccine might be altered to improve it,” she added. Jun 16, 2004 (CIDRAP News) – In an effort to shed some light on a potential side effect of smallpox vaccination, researchers are launching a federally funded pilot study of the effects of smallpox vaccines on cardiac cells in mice. See also: The study will focus on the effects of three different poxviruses on cardiac cells in mice, Sherry told CIDRAP News in an e-mail message. Two of the viruses are vaccinia, used in the standard smallpox vaccine, Dryvax, and a weakened form of vaccinia, which is used in the modified vaccinia Ankara (MVA) vaccine. The other virus is a virulent cowpox virus, which does not cause smallpox but is not weakened. Mouse heart cell cultures will be infected with the viruses, and the effects on two types of heart cells will be compared with the effects on more generic mouse cells, Sherry reported. The cell cultures also will be monitored for viral replication and virus-induced cell death.center_img North Carolina State University news release CDC report on adverse events in civilians who received smallpox shots in 2003 “We will also determine whether these viruses cause cells to release different cytokines (cell factors involved in protection against viral infection), and whether differences in virus-induced damage to the cells reflect differences in release of these cytokines (either differences between the viruses, or differences between the responding cells),” Sherry stated. Among more than 39,000 civilian health workers who received smallpox shots in 2003, there were 16 suspected and 5 probable cases of myopericarditis after vaccination, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In addition, 75 cases of myopericarditis occurred among 623,244 military personnel who received smallpox shots between December 2002 and May 10, 2004, according to the Department of Defense. North Carolina State officials said the National Institutes of Health awarded a 2-year, $500,000 grant for the research. Dr. Barbara Sherry, a professor of virology in the NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine, is conducting the study in collaboration with Dr. David Pickup, a Duke University expert on smallpox vaccines. Safety summary for the Department of Defense smallpox vaccination program read more

What is a Soulmate, Really?.

first_img Sharing is caring! 54 Views   no discussions Share By Johanna Lyman, Romance Recovery for GalTime.comAhh, soulmates.  We’ve all been fed the romantic notion that there’s one perfect someone out there for us.  Everyone has one perfect soulmate, and if we’re lucky, we’ll find each other and live happily ever after.  The stars will align for us:  we’ll be born at the same time (give or take a few or twenty years) and after living our lives a little, we’ll magically end up in the same part of the world at exactly the right time to fall head over heels in love.  We’ll know instantly when we meet.  Bells will ring, cupids will dance around our heads, and we’ll have stars in our eyes.  You’ve seen the cartoon and movie versions, I’m sure.I have good news and bad news for you.  The bad news is that it doesn’t work like that most of the time and when it does, it doesn’t always have a happy ending.  The good news is that even when things end badly, we can still make our own happy ending.  The other good news is that there’s more than one soulmate for each of us.  To understand this, you’ll need a better understanding of what a soulmate really is.Soulmates are individuals who incarnate together for the purpose of growing in love.  They make agreements with each other to help teach the life lessons each wants to learn.  Then they incarnate at more or less the same time as a soul family.  The members of a soul family are soulmates.  Soulmates are kindred spirits, but they are not necessarily romantic partners.  Your best friend is a soulmate, and one or, sometimes, both of your parents are soulmates.  Anyone with whom you’ve been in a significant romantic relationship is a soulmate. When I say significant romantic relationship, I mean one that has impacted you on a deeply emotional level.  Soulmates give you a chance to see yourself more clearly.  Any significant relationship that teaches you something about yourself is a relationship with a soulmate. It doesn’t have to be a long term relationship.  It doesn’t even have to be a relationship that had a positive outcome.  Some of our soulmates agree to act as the villain in our life to help us learn something important about ourselves.  For example, a partner who cheated on you may not seem like a soulmate, but if that experience helps you grow in self-respect, then that person has given you a gift.  You may not appreciate the wrapping, but once you’re on the other side of the experience, you will appreciate the gift.We all come into the world as perfect, radiant beings.  We deeply trust that we will be loved and cared for.  We look at the world with eyes of unconditional love and we expect that love to be reflected back to us.  Unfortunately, it doesn’t work out like that.  At some point in our young lives, we discover that our needs will not always be met.  We cry and are left unattended.  We’re hungry and we don’t get fed right away.  We have a dirty diaper and are left to sit in it.  As we grow, we fall down and hurt ourselves.  We misbehave and a parent takes away our favorite toy.  We eat crayons and get yelled at.  We throw food and get a smack on the hand.  Each experience creates an impression in the psyche.Even if your childhood was idyllic, you were still wounded.  No matter how wonderful your parents were, there were times when you felt alone, abandoned and unloved as an infant or young child.  A seemingly simple thing like being left to cry in a playpen for a few minutes can create a lasting impact on the psyche.  Even if your parents were wonderful, loving beings, you may have had a teacher or a babysitter who gave you a message that led you to hide your light.    It is a normal, natural part of the process of being human.I believe that we come into the world to play a game.  The game is to hide our light and try to find it again; a game of Cosmic Hide and Seek.  Our soulmates are the other players in the game.  We are all divine beings, pretending to be mere mortals.  We have veils, called maya (illusion) in Sanskrit, that make us forget that we are powerful co-creators of our reality and that we each have a spark of the Divine within.  We choose our parents for the ways they will help us forget that our true nature is unconditional love, and then we spend most, if not all, of our adult lives trying to find our way back to that unconditional love.All the reasons we look for and attract a romantic partner come down to one thing:  we have been wounded as small children and our soul, our heart, deeply desires to be whole again.  It’s always looking for those missing pieces to put back into the puzzle that is you. It’s also always looking for a “do-over”; a way to replay the times your parents wounded you and heal from them by creating a more loving outcome.  Our romantic partners and other members of our soul family agree to help us put the pieces back together.Do you believe in soulmates? Have you found one -or more- in your life? LifestyleRelationships What is a Soulmate, Really?. by: – June 9, 2011center_img Tweet Share Sharelast_img read more

Iwobi’s Everton step up for EPL duel against Palace

first_imgEverton have stepped up preparations for Saturday’s Premier League match at home to Crystal Palace with another intensive training session at USM Finch Farm. Everton, from being in the relegation zone two months ago, are now talking about the prospect of Europe. Win against Crystal Palace and they will move within one point of fifth! Palace meanwhile are the Premier League’s lowest scorers and are six games without a win. They have a slight cushion to the bottom three currently but slide any lower and nerves will be increasingly growing. Everton midfielder Fabian Delph must serve a one-match ban as a consequence of his sending off against Watford last weekend. Andre Gomes could return later this month after recovering swiftly from a serious ankle injury. Crystal Palace loanee Cenk Tosun, who missed the last game because of a hamstring problem, is ineligible to face his parent club while Mamadou Sakho and Jeffrey Schlupp are long-term absentees. The Palace future of Roy Hodgson, out of contract in the summer with an extension yet to be finalised, remains a big talking point. Almost as much as the club’s failure to add recruits in the January transfer window, a shortcoming that has left Hodgson cutting a frustrated figure. “I think we know, as a football club, that we need to make more inroads into improving our squad and rejuvenating our squad and bringing in some fresh faces, because an awful lot of faces that I still work with every day were here when I came to the club and I have inherited them.” Read Also:Everton move has made me a better player – Iwobi “There is no panic, only calmness, assessing the situation, taking it in his stride and looking forward to getting back to work the next day.” FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 center_img Loading… Promoted ContentWho Is The Most Powerful Woman On Earth?5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme Parks11 Strange Facts About Your Favorite TV ShowsCouples Who Celebrated Their Union In A Unique, Unforgettable WayWho’s The Best Car Manufacturer Of All Time?10 Hyper-Realistic 3D Street Art By Odeith8 Superfoods For Growing Hair Back And Stimulating Its Growth8 Scenes That Prove TV Has Gone Too FarThese Are The Best Stargazing Locations You Can Find On EarthWhich Country Is The Most Romantic In The World?A Runner Uses Strava App To Create Amazing Pieces Of Running ArtEver Thought Of Sleeping Next To Celebs? This Guy Will Show Youlast_img read more

Wilinski shines at Shawano

first_imgBy Scott OwenSHAWANO, Wis. (July 8) – Konnor Wilinski ended a season of frustrations with his first feature win of the year at Shawano Speedway in Saturday’s IMCA Modified feature.Shawn Frelich led early as Wilinksi tried to find a way past.  On lap four, Wilinski was able to get to the inside of Frelich entering lap three and made the pass for the lead.Marcus Yarie and Jerry Wilinski soon joined Konnor in the top three.  Driving the highest line on the track, Konnor Wilinski was too tough to beat and went on to win.  Yarie, Jerry Wilinski, Jason Czarapata, and Mark Weisnicht rounded out the top five.Kevin Bethke also broke through for his first Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod win of the year while Travis Van Straten scored his sixth IMCA Sunoco Stock Car feature after having to come through the last-chance qualifier just to make the show.last_img read more

Tigers close in on Jelavic

first_imgHull City were completing formalities for the record signing of Nikica Jelavic from Everton on Tuesday night – hours after owner Assem Allam threatened to quit the club over his controversial application to change its name. Press Association Despite his evident willingness to boost his club’s Barclays Premier League survival bid, Allam chose Tuesday to once again reiterate his hard-line stance over his bid to change the club’s name to Hull Tigers. Allam warned he will be gone “within 24 hours” if his move does not receive widespread backing, telling Sky Sports News: “No-one on earth is allowed to question my business decisions. “I won’t allow it. I can give you my CV to give you comfort, for what I do in business, what I have achieved, but for someone to come and question me is not allowed. “I’m here to save the club and manage the club for the benefit of the community. It will never, never be the other way round – that the community manage it for me. “But if the community say go away, I promise to go away within 24 hours.” Allam added that the same applied should his move to have the club’s name changed be rejected by the FA. He said: “Still the same thing. It’s a free country. No two ways about it. Have I ever said something and went back on it? No.” Allam has clashed with supporters over the plans and caused controversy in November when he reacted angrily to lobbying from campaign group City Till We Die by retorting: “They can die as soon as they want.” But Hull fans will have been placated by the imminent deal for Jelavic, who was allowed to leave Goodison Park by Toffees boss Roberto Martinez in order to pursue his World Cup ambitions with Croatia. ”He (Jelavic) will sign today – our biggest ever signing,” Allam said. “The club is moving forward. We are paying a lot of money for first-class players.” Jelavic had fallen out of the first-team picture following the summer loan signing of Romelu Lukaku but still proved he has an eye for goal when he scored two goals in the 4-0 FA Cup win over QPR earlier this month. Jelavic made a stunning start to his Everton career after joining for £5.5million from Rangers in January 2012, scoring the winner on his full debut against Tottenham and going on to hit 11 goals in 16 games before the end of the season. But he struggled to maintain his momentum during the following campaign and has found his first-team chances increasingly restricted. Meanwhile, Hull’s move for Long appeared harder to finalise with the Baggies clearly unwilling to let the Republic of Ireland international leave unless it is for the right price. Long had been on the verge of joining the Tigers in September before a last-minute hitch in negotiations kept him at The Hawthorns, and the player reiterated this week that he is in no hurry to leave. Long told the Birmingham Mail: “I have always said I’m happy and settled here and I’ve got family who like living in the area. “I suppose if a club doesn’t want you, what’s the point in staying? “It’s business at the end of the day and we’ve got a lot of options up front. If they do want me to go we’ll deal with that hurdle when it comes, or if it comes. But at the moment I’m a West Brom player and that’s all I’m concentrating on.” The deal for Jelavic is believed to be worth £6.5million with a further £1million due if the Tigers avoid relegation, eclipsing the club’s previous biggest outlay of £5.25million for Tottenham’s Tom Huddlestone last year. And there could be more to follow with the Tigers also pursuing long-term transfer target Shane Long – although Press Association Sport understands West Brom have rejected the latest bid to lure him from The Hawthorns. last_img read more

Terry thinking beyond next season

first_img The 34-year-old’s existing deal was set to expire at the end of this season and the new contract is in line with Chelsea’s policy of offering those over the age of 30 only one-year deals. Terry hopes to stay at Chelsea for some time to come. Terry told Chelsea TV: “It’s been a great couple of years for me. My form has been good and I’ve earned the contract, so I’m delighted to stay for another year. And hopefully there could be a few more years after this.” The central defender, who has retired from England duty, lifted the Capital One Cup with Chelsea on March 1 – his 13th major honour with the Blues – and hopes to add the Premier League title. Chelsea entered the international break with a six-point advantage over nearest rivals Manchester City and with a game in hand. “Hopefully there’s many more (trophies),” Terry added. “That’s a massive part of why I’m staying. I want to win trophies. I want to remain in the side, of course, and for me to get to 14 (trophies), 15, that’s my target. “We’re very close at the moment. We still need to get over the line. It’s going to be tough. The Hull game (a 3-2 win last weekend) showed how tough it’s going to be. Press Association Terry on Thursday signed a one-year extension to his deal, committing to the Premier League leaders until the end of the 2015-16 season. The Blues announced the skipper’s new contract three weeks after manager Jose Mourinho guaranteed Terry would be at Chelsea next term. “To get that big one at the end of the season would be fantastic. Then we can regroup and go again next year. I’m delighted to be here and hopefully there’s going to be many more.” Terry has made 661 appearances for the Blues, scoring 63 goals and winning the Champions League, Europa League, three Premier League titles and five FA Cups. Asked if he could close in on Ron Harris’ club record of 795 appearances, Terry added: “I didn’t think it was possible. I’m not sure now. It’s still a long way. “Lamps (Frank Lampard) is not here any more. It’s down to me to hopefully stay fit, stay in the team and hopefully there will be more contracts to enable me to get closer.” Terry appeared to be being phased out at Chelsea under Mourinho’s predecessor, Rafael Benitez, with injuries contributing to a lack of match action. Lampard and Ashley Cole left after lengthy stays at Stamford Bridge at the end of last season, but Terry was given a new contract less than 48 hours after the close of Mourinho’s first term back at Chelsea. The former England captain, who graduated from Chelsea’s academy and made his first-team debut in 1998, has been rejuvenated by the return of the Portuguese, who says the deal has been earned on merit. Mourinho said: “This new contract is not to say ‘thank you very much’; it is because John continues to perform. He is a top defender. “I am happy that he completely deserves this new contract after a season where he has already played 40 matches.” Terry is a great survivor; the new deal will take him into his 20th season with Chelsea. “It’s a dream for me. I always set targets and still do so now. To be where I am and I look back, I’ve come a long way,” he added. “We’ve seen so many players come and go over the years, but to be a mainstay and keep my place and stay fit and my form great as well has been key to that. “Having that main core of world-class players who have won and wanted to win on a daily basis, which the manager brings every day to this football club. That’s one of the main reasons why we’re still succeeding.” Terry attributed his longevity to “hunger, hard work, wanting to win” and said Mourinho has had a key role in his desire. “The honesty that he had with me when he first took over, basically: ‘play well and stay in the team. If not there will be other players that will come in and step in’,” Terry added. “He just demands that from everyone on a daily basis. You never know if you’re in his good books or if you’re in his bad books. “He’s certainly the best I’ve worked with. Delighted to have him back. “He’s doing everything right at the moment. We’re top of the league and everyone’s hungry. “It’s difficult because we’ve got a big squad of players so to keep everyone happy is a tough job, but he manages to do it.” John Terry wants to win more trophies and more contracts with Chelsea after extending his stay at Stamford Bridge. last_img read more

Jacobs undermines ICC Americas to hand Scorpions win

first_imgSCORPIONS+C Walton c wkp Tariq b Saad bin Zafar 21S Taylor c Dutta b Kumar 7J Blackwood st Tariq b Saad bin Zafar 9A McCarthy c Patel b Pervez 63D Thomas c Pervez b Patel 28J Campbell not out 66R Powell not out 52Extras (b2, lb1, w1, nb1) 5TOTAL (5 wkts, 46 overs) 251Did not bat: *N Miller, J Taylor, D Jacobs, G Brown.Fall of wickets: 1-29, 2-29, 3-53, 4-122, 5-150.Bowling: Pervez 9-0-64-1, Allen 7-0-61-0 (w1), Saad bin Zafar 9-1-35-2, Kumar 7-1-23-1, Patel 9-0-43-1, Dutta 5-0-22-0 (nb1).ICC AMERICAS (target: 254 off 46 overs)K Leverock c wkp Walton b Jacobs 75F Babar b Taylor 5*N Kumar c Taylor b Miller 8S Wijeyeratne b Jacobs 19A Amsterdam c Brown b Jacobs 20N Dutta c wkp Walton b Brown 18T Allen b Jacobs 0+H Tariq lbw b Jacobs 7Saad bin Zafar not out 15T Patel lbw b J TaylorC Pervez run out 8Extras (lb2, w5, nb3) 10TOTAL (all out, 44.3 overs) 187Fall of wickets: 1-35, 2-49, 3-97, 4-130, 5-141, 6-141, 7-154, 8-164, 9-169, 10-187.Bowling: Taylor 7-0-32-2 (w2), Brown 5.3-0-33-1 (w1, nb2), Campbell 6-0-37-0 (w1), Powell 4-0-13-0, Miller 9-0-34-1, Jacobs 10-1-24-5 (w1, nb1), Taylor 3-0-12-0.Points: Scorpions 5, ICC Americas 0. CAVE HILL, Barbados, (CMC) – Jamaica Scorpions hauled themselves back into contention for a semi-final spot in the Regional Super50 after whipping winless ICC Americas by 67 runs, in a rain-hit contest here yesterday.In a game reduced to 46 overs per side because of rain, Scorpions overcame a shaky start to rally to 251 for five at 3Ws Oval with Johnson Campbell (66), Andre McCarthy (63) and Rovman Powell (52) all hitting half-centuries.Left-arm spinner Saad bin Zafar was the best bowler with two for 35.Set a revised target of 254, Bermudian opener Kamau Leverock struck a breezy top score of 75 but ICC Americas slumped from 130 for three in the 27th over, to 187 all out off 44.3 overs.Alex Amsterdam (20) was the only other batsman to show any resistance as the development side lost their last seven wickets for 57 runs in quick time.The main architect of their demise was leg-spinner Damion Jacobs who snatched five for 24 – his second five-wicket haul in 50-overs cricket.Entering the contest with two defeats in three outings, Scorpions wobbled up front as they slipped to 53 for three in the 15th over.Chadwick Walton fell for 14 to a catch at the wicket off bin Zafar at 29 for one and in the next over without a run added, other opener Steven Taylor perished for seven to off-spinner Nitish Kumar.When bin Zafar had Test batsman Jermaine Blackwood stumped for nine, Scorpions found themselves in danger of collapse.However, McCarthy and Devon Thomas, who made 28, started the revival by posting 69 for the fourth wicket before Campbell and the enterprising Powell added 101 in an unbroken sixth wicket stand.McCarthy hit five hours in a steady 86-ball knock while Thomas notched a four and a six off 47 deliveries.Both fell in the space of 24 balls paving the way for Campbell and Powell to re-energise the innings in a partnership which required just 61 deliveries.Left-hander Campbell faced just 64 balls and struck five fours and three sixes while Powell hit one four and four sixes in an up tempo 38-ball innings.ICC Americas then prospered principally because of three partnerships which revolved around left-hander Leverock who faced 83 balls and counted seven fours and two sixes.He put on 35 off 38 balls for the first wicket with Fahad Babar (5), 48 for the third wicket with Srimantha Wijeyeratne (19) and a further 33 for the fourth wicket with Amsterdam.Leverock’s demise, caught at the wicket off Jacobs in the 28th over, signalled the end of all resistance for ICC Americas.last_img read more

Football News Qatar organisers plan to privately resist FIFA’s attempts to expand 2022 World Cup

first_img Qatar: Concerned by political and logistical impediments, Qatar World Cup organisers are planning to privately resist FIFA’s attempts to expand the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams and spread games across the Persian Gulf, a person with knowledge of the talks told The Associated Press. FIFA President Gianni Infantino was given the backing of the governing body’s ruling council on Friday to pursue his mission to enlarge the 2022 tournament from 32 to 48 teams, requiring at least two more stadiums in at least one additional country.FIFA and Qatar have until June to come up with a joint proposal to present to the Congress of soccer nations, but the concept is mired in complexities stemming from the blockade of Doha by neighbors, tension highlighted in a report considered by the council Friday. During this next phase of the consultation process, Doha-based World Cup organizers plan to highlight insurmountable issues involved in adding more venues outside of Qatar and hope the concept collapses, a person with knowledge of the talks told the AP. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because public statements on this topic were not authorized.While the Doha officials involved in the World Cup want to keep it as a purely Qatari event, FIFA is also negotiating on a political level ? making direct contact with the country’s emir, who hasn’t publicly discussed the sharing concept. Qatar is working to complete eight stadiums for a 64-match schedule. The tournament was moved from its usual June/July dates to Nov. 21 through Dec. 18 because of the fierce summer ahead and shortened to 28 days because of the interruption it causes to the European club season. Adding 16 additional teams and 16 more games necessitate more venues. The United Arab Emirates has two stadiums with capacities over 40,000, but FIFA accepts the UAE along with Bahrain and Saudi Arabia cannot be considered unless they restore the diplomatic, economic and travel ties with Qatar that were severed two years ago. Kuwait and Oman have remained neutral in the dispute and would be options politically, but their stadium infrastructure is lacking.Kuwait City’s Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium has 60,000 seats but Sabah Al-Salem Stadium only 26,000. The venue in Oman identified in a FIFA study seen by the AP is the 34,000-capacity Boshar-Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex.”We are in the lucky situation that I can speak to anyone in the Gulf region and talk just about football,” Infantino said.”I don’t even want to say that football might help to build some bridges or to bring people together or this kind of things.I just think that it’s important for the whole region in the Gulf that the World Cup 2022 in Qatar will be a success. It is important for a region which today, unfortunately, is the headlines more for negative than for positive reasons.”The Gulf crisis stems from Qatar’s support for extremist groups in the region, charges denied by Doha.The boycotting nations also have pointed to Qatar’s close relationship with Iran.”I think if football can contribute to open up some doors and to make people meet and discuss with each other,” Infantino said, “we will not solve all the problems of the world but maybe we’ll get a little step closer in at least starting to understand each other a bit.”After coming under pressure from human rights groups since winning FIFA’s hosting rights vote in 2010, Qatar was forced to improve worker rights and improve labor conditions. FIFA has told potential new co-hosts they have to provide human rights guarantees, which have yet to be specified publicly. FIFA Vice President Greg Clarke of England raised the issue in Friday’s council meeting.Qatar World Cup organizers said in a statement they remain “open to the process of discussing a potential expansion” but stressed they are pressing ahead with planning for only a 32-team tournament.”It has always been our mission to ensure that this World Cup belongs to the entire Arab World and the Middle East,” the organisers said.”We will work with FIFA to determine whether or not a viable operating model does exist and, importantly, whether it is in the best interests for football and for the tournament, and for Qatar as the host nation. After these consultations, the final decision will be made by Qatar and FIFA.”FIFA decided in January 2017 that the World Cup will be 48 teams, but only starting in 2026 before the hosts were chosen. The United States, Canada, and Mexico won a vote last year. highlights For all the Latest Sports News News, Football News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps. Qatar organisers are planning to privately resist FIFA’s attempts to expand the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams.FIFA President Gianni Infantino was given the backing of the governing body.Kuwait City’s Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium has 60,000 seats.last_img read more

Bayern take fifth straight Bundesliga crown

first_imgBy Karolos GrohmannBERLIN,(Reuters)-Bayern Munich celebrated their record-extending fifth consecutive Bundesliga title on Saturday after crushing VfL Wolfsburg 6-0 to open up an unassailable 10-point lead over second-placed RB Leipzig with three matches remaining.The Bavarians, who have now won 27 German championships, are on 73 points with Leipzig on 63 after they were held to a goalless draw by Ingolstadt earlier in the day.“It is amazing what this team did again this season in the Bundesliga,” said retiring Bayern captain Philipp Lahm. “It is not a given that we will always march through the league like we did this season.”Bundesliga leading scorer Robert Lewandowski netted twice to take his league goal tally to 28 and David Alaba, Thomas Mueller, Arjen Robben and Joshua Kimmich were also on target as Bayern rode roughshod over the hosts.The Bavarians had promised to bounce back following their mid-week German Cup semi-final defeat to Borussia Dortmund and last week’s Champions League exit to Real Madrid.They had also failed to win either of their last two league matches, going five games without a win in all competitions as their potential treble-winning season turned into a one-title affair.“I am extremely happy and we deserved the victory,” said coach Carlo Ancelotti. “It was an amazing experience and I want to thank the fans and the club. Now is the time to celebrate.”There was no self-doubt within Ancelotti’s team on Saturday as they scored three times before halftime, knowing Leipzig had failed to win their match.Bayern finished off the relegation-threatened Wolves with three more goals in the second half, when the hosts were reduced to 10 men following the dismissal of former Bayern player Luiz Gustavo.“The league is the most honest of titles,” said Bayern CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge. “And now we have won it for the fifth straight time. That is something unusual and amazing.“We will have a good party tonight and then on the last matchday with the fans. I played 10 years at Bayern and won two league titles. Now we have done it five times in a row. Outstanding.”Borussia Dortmund remained in third place on 57 points following their goalless draw against Cologne. Hoffenheim, two points behind in fourth, can move back into the top three with victory over Eintracht Frankfurt today.Bottom club Darmstadt 98 beat Freiburg 3-0 to earn their third straight win and give themselves yet another lifeline as they are eight points below the relegation playoff spot.Werder Bremen made it nine wins in their last 11 games with a 2-0 win over European rivals Hertha Berlin to move into sixth place, a point behind their opponents.last_img read more

The Latest: Big Ten prohibits full contact practices

first_imgThe Latest: Big Ten prohibits full contact practices Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditThe Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___The Big Ten is tapping the brakes on football practice, telling its schools that until further notice full contact practices cannot begin. Associated Press August 8, 2020 The conference announced all teams will remain in the first two days of what is known as the “acclimatization period,” working in just helmets helmets. The Big Ten said all other fall sports will continue to work with team physicians and athletic trainers to adjust practices to the appropriate level of activity.“We understand there are many questions regarding how this impacts schedules, as well as the feasibility of proceeding forward with the season at all,” the conference said in a statement Saturday. “As we have consistently stated, we will continue to evaluate daily, while relying on our medical experts, to make the best decisions possible for the health, safety and wellness of our student-athletes.”___More AP sports: and read more

Syracuse to assess future of kiss cam

first_img Published on September 21, 2015 at 6:41 pm Contact Connor: [email protected] | @connorgrossman The kiss cam segment on the Carrier Dome scoreboard did not make its usual appearance during the Syracuse-Central Michigan game on Saturday following a letter to the editor sent to on Friday.Syracuse Athletics confirmed that the university is “taking time” to assess the concerns presented in the letter to, and offered no timetable for the kiss cam’s return.The author of the letter said they attended the SU-Wake Forest matchup on Sept. 12, and highlighted two separate instances in which two people who were “clearly” not a couple were pressured by fellow fans to kiss while the video board featured them. In both instances the author says the female participant visibly shook her head before kissing.“The instances I witnessed at the game encourage and condone sexual assault and a sense of male entitlement, at best,” the author said in the letter to “And they are an actual instance of assault, at worst.” Comments AdvertisementThis is placeholder text Facebook Twitter Google+last_img read more

Fiammetta: Iowa defeat reveals danger of relying on 3-pointers

first_imgIn a word, Wednesday night’s trip to Iowa City was a fiasco for Wisconsin.Yes, the atmosphere in Carver-Hawkeye Arena last night was raucous and disruptive – it must’ve been, given how the free pizza and bobbleheads for fans prompted a court-rushing following Iowa’s second win of the season against Wisconsin. The Badgers even shot above 50 percent from the field. Rob Wilson continued his steady string of solid games with limited playing time, and he played even more than usual (17 minutes). Ben Brust contributed 10 points as he continues to pull himself out of a shooting slump, as did Josh Gasser with 14.Ryan Evans also extended his string of double-digit scoring outings (now at seven), and suddenly, what’s there to complain about?Ah yes, the final score. And the fact that this Badgers team, which continues to define itself by its love for the 3-pointer, couldn’t keep pace with a Hawkeyes team lying at 7-8 in Big Ten play. No doubt, Iowa benefited from playing on its home court in shooting 48 percent from the field and 55.6 percent from behind the arc. The great majority of that was senior guard Matt Gatens, who scored 33 points on 12-for-18 shooting (7-for-10 from 3-point).The Badgers, for all the positives they set forth Wednesday night, hit only six of their 16 3-point attempts (37.5 percent). And of course, that once again limited their free throw attempts, which were sorely needed in the wake of a nine-point halftime deficit and an offense that might’ve been efficient, but not very timely.UW reached the foul line only three times, and Evans took all three. He made two, and the Badgers were simply unable to keep pace with the hot-shooting Hawkeyes.For a team that shoots 73.3 percent from the free throw line – third in the conference and 47th in the nation – Wisconsin is remarkably stubborn when it comes to actually getting there.That statistic begs the question: Why in the world is that the case?According to Phil Mitten, a Madisonian since his elementary school days and a UW basketball blogger for the past five years – including the last three for, widely considered one of the top Badger sports blogs – the answer may be due to some sort of lingering historical perspective.“You used to have guys like [Alando] Tucker to get in the lane,” Mitten said in a phone conversation, referring to the former Badger and four-year NBA pro who led UW to the 2005 Elite Eight. “If you go back and look at the statistics, he probably helped skew our expectations for what a Bo Ryan-coached team would do in a normal year just because he was so far and away the foul generator on those teams.”Mitten’s comments allude to the unique makeup of Ryan’s teams. On offense, the Badgers employ the swing philosophy, involving crisp passing along the perimeter and frequent off-ball movement. The principal notion is to create the best possible shot through ball movement, rather than by dribble drives to the basket.To necessitate moving the ball around, post players often need to move further from the hoop, where they’re naturally most comfortable. Consequently, a Bo Ryan “big man” often has superior agility and ball skills, as he must be able to move around the court and handle the ball far from the basket. He also typically reaches the free throw line fewer times than the normal “big man” – this year, point guard Jordan Taylor leads the team in free throw attempts (130) by a wide margin and shooting guard Josh Gasser is third (64). For the season, the Badgers have attempted 439 free throws, ranking them 10th in the Big Ten and 319th in the nation.“Well, I think we always want to get to the free throw line if we can,” assistant coach Gary Close said. “If the defense is just going to sag all the way around the basket and give you open shots, then you’re going to have to make some to make them come out and create lanes to drive. But we’ve always wanted to be not only a balanced team inside and out, but also a balanced team with a lot of guys scoring. When we are, we’re a little more effective.”Recently, players like Jon Leuer (a 2011 second-round pick of the Milwaukee Bucks), Keaton Nankivil (currently playing in Germany) and Brian Butch (had a brief tenure with the Denver Nuggets) have filled that role of perimeter-friendly big man for Ryan, adding impressive shooting touches from the perimeter that have made the 3-pointer an increasingly more significant part of the offense.This season, Wisconsin lies fourth in the Big Ten with a 9-6 record in conference play. Always a strong defensive team under Ryan, the Badgers allow just 51.7 points per game, fewest in the nation. UW also ranks sixth in the nation and second in the Big Ten in opposing field goal percentage at 37.7 percent.Thus, it’s been Wisconsin’s offense that’s prevented the team from seizing a top spot this year in the 12-team conference. The Badgers rank 10th in scoring offense (64.0 points per game) and eighth in shots attempted (52.8 per game), as well as 11th in field goal percentage (42.7 percent).The low number of shot attempts is typical of a swing offense like Ryan’s, again relying on patience to find the highest-percentage shot.But if a team also doesn’t shoot many free throws, where do its points come from? This is where the 3-point shooting comes into play, and many observers wonder if taking so many shots farther from the hoop really helps facilitate Wisconsin’s offense. This season, the Badgers have attempted 322 3-pointers in conference play, second-most in the Big Ten.“When you rely on the 3-point shot like they do here, you’re always going to stand the chance of either flaming out early or getting hot and going deep [in the NCAA tournament],” Mitten said. “They haven’t done the latter, so either they’re due, or it’s been amazing that they haven’t flamed out in the first round more often considering how much they rely on the 3-point shot.”Mike is a senior majoring in journalism. What are your thoughts on the loss to Iowa? Send him a tweet @mikefiammetta.last_img read more

SKS365 appoints Bepi Pezzulli as corporate legal counsel

first_img Italian bookmakers face cruel summer as ADM sanctions shop closures July 27, 2020 Related Articles Giuseppe “Bepi” Pezzulli – SKS365Continuing its senior executive restructure, Italian betting group SKS365 has confirmed the appointment of Giuseppe “Bepi” Pezzulli as new General Counsel.Pezzulli takes charge of SKS365 legal representation and corporate compliance frameworks, following this January’s departure of former incumbent Angela Gemma, who retired from SKS365’s executive management team alongside departing Chief Executive Ian McLoughlin.A seasoned legal executive in corporate financing for media and technology led enterprises, Pezzulli has formerly served as the Italian/Greek Head of Legal Compliance for multi-national private equity firm BlackRock (2013-2015).This January, SKS365 governance announced the creation of a new executive leadership team, following a raft of C-level departures. The Italian bookmaker’s corporate leadership has been split between its four core operating divisions, led by the following executives: –Francesco Gaziano as Chief Marketing OfficerJim Parkins as Chief Product and Technology OfficerBrian Dean as Chief People OfficerTroy Cox as Chief Commercial OfficerSKS365 governance has yet to confirm the leadership replacement of Ian McLoughlin and further seeks a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) following incumbent Aaron Meli’s decision to serve the company in an advisory position.This February, SKS365 launched its ‘new identity’ for flagship property Planetwin365, featuring a new logo and corporate slogan ‘Planetwin365 – Our game is from another planet’. StumbleUpon Share Submit CT Gaming bolsters Italian profile with The Betting Coach  August 27, 2020 TVBET passes GLI test for five live games in Malta and Italy August 25, 2020 Sharelast_img read more

Chelsea v Real Madrid

first_imgChelsea manager Jose Mourinho will come up against Real Madrid just two month after leaving the Spanish club as the two sides clash in the final of the International Champions Cup on Wednesday.The Portuguese tactician departed the Bernabeu in June to take up the manager’s position at Stamford Bridge for a second time, and will now confront his former employers in a highly anticipated pre-season friendly in the United States.Much of the pre-match hype has revolved around the recent comments made by Mourinho regarding compatriot and Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo, where the boss claimed ‘there is only one Ronaldo,’ referring to the former Brazil international striker who Mourinho coached as an assistant during the pair’s time at Barcelona.That jibe now appears to have upped the stakes of what is scheduled as a friendly, leaving pride on the line in what promises to be a thrilling affair.New Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti will himself be looking to pull one over his old club, having worked at the Blues between 2009 and 2011, while he will also be hoping to continue their unbeaten run in pre-season ahead of his debut campaign with the Galacticos.last_img read more

Orlando Pirates coach Kjell Jonevret quits as Micho looms large

first_imgShare on: WhatsApp Micho announces his depature from the Uganda Cranes on Saturday. PHOTO LOUIS JADWONGKampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Orlando Pirates Head Coach Kjell Jonevret has tendered his resignation from the club.The South African club’s official twitter account has just made the announcement.“I’d like to thank the Club for the opportunity. It didn’t work out as planned. I wish the club and its supporters all the best,” Jonevret said.The resignation increases speculation that former Uganda head coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic will take over. Micho handled Orlando Pirates in a brief stint before, June 2006 to January 2007.Fans at the giant South African club have not been happy“Kjell Jonevret, he seemed promising, until Orlando Pirates finished the 2016/17 PSL campaign outside the top eight, and this was a shock. They had a chance to redeem themselves in the Nedbank Cup final, where they failed yet again. As things stand, the fans are calling for the head of coach Kjell Jonevret,” a fan told a few days ago.“About four to five coaches were appointed at Orlando Pirates in a period of three to four years. When one looks at that, one begins to think perhaps it’s not just the coaches but players need to be changed also. Changing the coaches is not doing the club any justice, because a new head coach will still have to deal with same players who are not willing to fight for the jersey, ” said SoL37.****BELOW, THE Orlando Pirates ‘Coach resigns’ statement on their website****Head Coach resignsPosted on Wednesday, August 02, 2017 – 12:09  Orlando Pirates Football Club Head Coach, Kjell Jonevret, has tendered his resignation.Mr Jonevret has thanked the Chairman of Orlando Pirates, Dr Irvin Khoza, the Club and its supporters for giving him an opportunity to coach the Club.Mr Jonevret said: “I would like to thank the Club for the opportunity. Unfortunately it didn’t work out as planned. I wish the Club and its supporters all the best for the future.”In accepting Kjell Jonevret’s resignation, Dr Khoza expressed his understanding of the enormity of expectation; the Head Coach of a big Club like Orlando Pirates is put under from day one.Dr Khoza said: “I wish Kjell Jonevret well in his future endeavours.”last_img read more

Ravens RB Rice receives 2-game suspension from NFL

first_imgBaltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco, left, hands off to running back Ray Rice during a training camp practice, Thursday, July 24, 2014, at the team’s practice facility in Owings Mills, Md. (AP Photo)OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice received a two-game suspension from the NFL on Thursday following his offseason arrest for domestic violence.Rice will miss the season opener against AFC North champion Cincinnati on Sept. 7 and the Sept. 11 game on Thursday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers.The six-year veteran was arrested following a Feb. 15 altercation in Atlantic City, New Jersey, in which he allegedly struck then-fiancee Janay Palmer. The 27-year-old Rice has been accepted into a diversion program, which upon completion could lead to the charges being expunged.Rice met with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell last month after joining the diversion program. Goodell ultimately decided to suspend the running back for two games without pay and fine him an additional game check “for conduct detrimental to the NFL in violation of the league’s Personal Conduct Policy.”Despite the court’s decision not to impose criminal punishment, “the Commissioner determined, as he advised Rice, that the conduct was incompatible with NFL policies and warranted disciplinary action.”In a letter to Rice, Goodell wrote:  “As you acknowledged during our meeting, your conduct was unquestionably inconsistent with league polices and the standard of behavior required of everyone who is part of the NFL. The league is an entity that depends on integrity and in the confidence of the public and we simply cannot tolerate conduct that endangers others or reflects negatively on our game. This is particularly true with respect to domestic violence and other forms of violence against women.”Rice’s suspension will begin on Aug. 30. He will be eligible for reinstatement Sept. 12 after the Pittsburgh game. Rice may participate in all aspects of training camp and preseason games.“It is disappointing that I will not be with my teammates for the first two games of the season, but that’s my fault,” Rice said in a statement issued by the Ravens. “As I said earlier, I failed in many ways. But, Janay and I have learned from this. We have become better as a couple and as parents. I am better because of everything we have experienced since that night. The counseling has helped tremendously.”Rice is the team’s career leader in total scrimmage yards and ranks behind only Jamal Lewis in total yards rushing.Bernard Pierce is expected to start for Rice in Baltimore’s first two games.Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome said in a statement: “We appreciate the thorough process the league office used to evaluate the incident with Ray Rice. The time the Commissioner spent with Ray and Janay is typical of the extra steps the NFL takes when making decisions regarding discipline issues. While not having Ray for the first two games is significant to our team, we respect the league’s decision and believe it is fair.”He added, “We also respect the efforts Ray has made to become the best partner and father he can be. That night was not typical of the Ray Rice we know and respect. We believe that he will not let that one night define who he is, and he is determined to make sure something like this never happens again.”Rice’s teammates were not stunned by the news of the suspension.“You knew something was going to happen,” wide receiver Torrey Smith said. “I’ll be glad when those two games are up.”Coach John Harbaugh said, “It’s part of the process. There are consequences when you make a mistake; we’ll move forward.”Rice participated Thursday in Baltimore’s first full-squad practice. Before that session began, the Ravens lost cornerback Aaron Ross for the season with a torn Achilles tendon, a mishap that occurred during his conditioning test.___AP NFL website: and read more


first_imgSANTA ANITA’S 23-DAY AUTUMN MEET SET TO OPEN ON FRIDAY, WITH FIRST POST TIME AT 1 P.M.; TRACK TO HOST RECORD 10TH BREEDERS’ CUP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS NOV. 1 & 2 ARCADIA, Calif. (Sept. 23, 2019)–With entries set to be taken on Tuesday, Santa Anita Park’s 23-day Autumn Meet will open on Friday, Sept. 27, with first post time at 1 p.m.  The highlight of the meeting, which concludes Sunday, Nov. 3, will be a record 10th Breeders’ Cup World Championships on Nov. 1 & 2.  Tickets for the 2019 Breeders’ Cup can now be purchased through the Breeders’ Cup Ticket Office at (877) 849-4287, or by visiting just east of Pasadena in Arcadia, Santa Anita first opened on Dec. 25, 1934 and as such, is an iconic figure on the Southern California sports landscape, preceding all other major sports franchises in Los Angeles.     Aside from the two-day Breeders’ Cup, first post time on weekdays will be at 1 p.m. and on weekends, at 12:30 p.m.  Admission gates open at 11 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. respectively.SANTA ANITA AUTUMN MEET FACT SHEET–FREE ADMISSION AND PARKING ON ALL WEEKDAYS, EXCLUDING NOV. 1 & 2.–WEEKEND GENERAL ADMISSION:  $5–WEEKEND CLUBHOUSE ADMISSION:  $10–MEZZANINE BOX SEATS:  $10 PER SEAT.–RACING PROGRAM:  $3–WEEKEND GENERAL PARKING:  $4–VALET PARKING:  $10–TWO DOLLAR BEERS AND SIX DOLLAR SPECIALTY COCKTAILS ARE OFFERED EACH FRIDAY TO THOSE 21 AND OVER.–ASIDE FROM WEEK ONE, SANTA ANITA’S AUTUMN MEET WILL OPERATE ON A FOUR-DAY WEEK, THURSDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.–FANS ARE ENCOURAGED to sign up for XB Rewards to get Admissions discounts and special offers.  Visit the XB Rewards Center located on the Grandstand main floor.–SANTA ANITA IS OFFERING A WIDE RANGE OF EVENTS AND PROMOTIONS THIS SEASON.  For additional information or to purchase tickets online, please visit–FRONTRUNNER RESTAURANT–Glass enclosed with spectacular views on the Grandstand’s fifth floor, personal TV monitors are at each table with ready access to wagering windows.  For reservations call (626) 574-1035.  FrontRunner Brunch reservations can be made each weekend at–TURF TERRACE RESTAURANT–Located on the Grandstand third and fifth floors, just past the finish line, this spectacular area is outdoors but fully covered, with easy access to wagering and each table includes a personal TV.  Turf Terrace Packages can be purchased at and to make a reservation, please visit  To make a reservation by phone, please call (626) 574-1030.–SANTA ANITA’S NEW LOGE BOX SEAT INITIATIVE–As a special offer for the 2019 Autumn Meet, enjoy a day at the races in these brand new boxes for only $12 per seat.  Visit to purchase online and save.–INQUIRIES REGARDING THE AVAILABILITY OF SEASON AND DAILY LUXURY SUITES (including all-new Stretch Run Suites), should be directed to Santa Anita Group Sales at (626) 574-6400.–SANTA ANITA OFFERS FREE INFIELD PARKING AND ADMISSION EACH WEEKEND VIA GATE SIX OFF OF COLORADO PLACE ON THE TRACK’S NORTHERN PERIMETER.–WITH SPECTACULAR VISUALS of morning training and the San Gabriel Mountains, admission to Clockers’ Corner, located at the top of the stretch, is free each morning and a full breakfast menu is available to attendees from 5 a.m. to 10 a.m., seven days a week.—FREE SEABISCUIT TRAM TOURS OF THE STABLE AREA are available each weekend morning at 9:45 a.m., weather permitting.  Tours depart from Clockers’ Corner.–THE CALIFORNIA RETIREMENT MANAGEMENT ACCOUNT (CARMA), which retrains and re-homes retired racehorses, maintains an office at Santa Anita and can be reached directly at additional information, please visit or call (626) 574-RACE.last_img read more

Guyana prisons, Police lock-ups life threatening – US report

first_imgGuyana has recently been flagged, in a human rights report prepared by the United States Department of State, over the conditions of its prison and lock-up facilities, which have been deemed “life threatening”. This is even as local authorities continue to grapple with issues regarding Guyana’s penal system.The 2017 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices compiled by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor was released on Friday. It leads US’ efforts to promote democracy, protect human rights and international religious freedom, and advance labour rights globally.The Camp Street penitentiaryIn its profile on Guyana, the report cited that among the country’s most significant human rights issues are the “harsh and potentially life-threatening” prison conditions.However, it noted that Government officials do not enjoy impunity from human rights abuses, and there are independent and transparent procedures for handling allegations of abuse by security forces.Under the ‘Prison and Detention Center Conditions’, the state’s “Prison and jail conditions, particularly in police holding cells, were reportedly harsh and potentially life threatening due to gross overcrowding, physical abuse, and inadequate sanitary conditions and medical care”, the report outlined.It outlined that the Guyana Prison Service had reported back in September that there were 2,004 prisoners in five facilities with a combined design capacity of 1,179. As at July, a total of 1,018 prisoners were in Georgetown’s Camp Street Prison, a facility designed to hold only 550 inmates.“Overcrowding was in large part due to a backlog of pretrial detainees, who constituted approximately 30 percent of the total prison population.“In July, inmates at the Camp Street Prison were moved to Lusignan Prison after they rioted and started multiple fires that destroyed the prison. Prisoners reported unsanitary conditions and a lack of potable water. Prisoners also complained of lengthy confinement in their cells with limited opportunities for sunlight,” the report stated.It was recognised that while offenders 16 years and older were placed with the adult prison population, younger offenders were held in a juvenile correctional centre that offered primary education, vocational training, and basic medical care.The US report further highlighted that prisoners often circumvent procedures for submitting complaints of inhuman conditions or mistreatment by passing letters addressed to Government officials through family members. It added that authorities investigated and monitored prison and detention centre conditions, and committees prepared monthly reports on their visits.While Government has permitted outside groups to monitor prison conditions independently, there were no requests for such visits during last year.Further, the report went on to note that while authorities generally do not hold suspects in custody past the 72 hours’ detention period, except in capital offences and narcotics trafficking, they occasionally do not respect persons’ rights to “prompt access to a lawyer of their choice and to family members” which the law provides for criminal detainees.Another issue that the report highlighted was the long period of detention that defendants and accused face awaiting trial.“Lengthy pretrial detention remained a problem, due primarily to judicial inefficiency, staff shortages, and cumbersome legal procedures. The average length of pretrial detention was three years for those awaiting trial at a magistrate’s court or in the High Court. This was often beyond the maximum possible sentence for the crime for which they were charged.With regard to ‘Denial of Fair Public Trial’, the report found that “Delays and inefficiencies undermined judicial due process. Shortages of trained court personnel, postponements at the request of the defence or prosecution, occasional allegations of bribery, poor tracking of cases, and Police sluggishness in preparing cases for trial caused delays.”The report also revealed that there were allegations of mistreatment of inmates by prison officials, as well as claims that Police abused suspects and detainees.Under the ‘Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman, or Degrading Treatment or Punishment’ sub-heading, the report cited the Winston Carlos Haynes case, a former soldier of the Guyana Defence Force, who was accused of raping a minor in March last year. Haynes was fired and prosecuted in a civilian court for the offence. He was committed to stand trial in the High Court, but is out on bail.Moreover, there were no reports that the Government or its agents committed arbitrary or unlawful killings. However, the report did mention the July 2017 fatal Police shooting of Charles Peters, a mentally ill man, whom they said was acting in a suspicious manner, and that he was killed as he reportedly attempted to escape custody. The August 2016 killing of Winston Hinds by Police was also mentioned. Police officials had claimed the measure was warranted within the circumstances, and no further action was taken, the report stated.last_img read more

Trackers weather the storm against Thunder

first_imgIt didn’t take very much time for the Trackers to get the offensive ball rolling, as Ricky Bateman scored the team’s first goal of the regular season only 3:44 into the opening frame.Just under 4 minutes later, Kody McManus doubled the Trackers’ lead, scoring on the power-play for a 2-0 lead.The second period opened with the Trackers leading 2-1, and unfolded much like the first.- Advertisement -The Trackers outscored the Thunder 2-1, thanks to back-to-back goals off the stick of Brandon Howard, which was his second scored with the man-advantage.The B.C. & Yukon Trackers owned the third period, which began with the Trackers leading 4-2 and ended with the scoreboard reading 6-2 in favour of the visiting team.The two goals in the third came courtesy of McManus, who with his third goal, opened his season by scoring a hat-trick.Advertisement The NE B.C. & Yukon Tracker Flyers will have some time to enjoy their season opening victory, as they next play Friday, October 12 in Strathcona against the Warriors.The team will make its home debut Saturday, October 20 in Dawson Creek, then in Fort St. John the following day, for back-to-back games against the very same Slake Lake Thunder. With his three goal performance, McManus has jumped to an early lead in the league’s goal scoring race.To go along with a six goal performance, the Trackers also showed they could play tight defensively, allowing only 12 shots on net throughout the entire game.Even more impressive was their penalty kill, which was put to the test a total of nine times Sunday and allowed only one goal.With a ten save performance in net, Trackers goaltender Michael Chute earned his first victory of the season.Advertisementlast_img read more

District gives OK for online charter school

first_imgThe Los Angeles County Online High School is proposed by a firm affiliated with the University of Phoenix. The school is set to start in August. The school missed the district’s November deadline to submit a charter petition, but the board in early May voted 3-2 to change the district’s charter-school policy to allow consideration of late applications under “special circumstances.” Trustee Al Beattie said the charter school will give certain students another educational option and that students will have to comply with all of the district’s graduation requirements, including completing a senior project. “I think this is an opportunity to provide a choice for students in the valley that are currently not participating in the conventional school system,” Beattie said. “There are a number of students who are in some form of home study, possibly supported by a charter school but not one overseen by our district.” Had the district not approved the charter school, Beattie said, it would have been approved by another district with the potential of taking away Antelope Valley students. LANCASTER – Overruling opposition from teachers, Antelope Valley Union High School District trustees have approved an online charter school. The 3-2 vote came on the condition that a suitable memorandum of understanding is developed that will detail how the school will be operated, trustees said. “If the MOU does not hold up, then the board can vote to revoke the approval,” said trustee Ira Simonds, who along with trustee Donita Winn, voted against the charter petition. The split vote came during a special meeting Wednesday, a week after a public hearing in which teachers voiced their opposition to the school. Simonds, a retired district teacher, said he voted against the school because he didn’t feel it would provide a quality education. “Students need to have that one-on-one (teacher connection),” Simonds said. He also noted that the charter school was up against a state deadline Wednesday to qualify for advanced funding from the state. “We voted so they could get state funding,” Simonds said. Winn said going to a regular high school, with its socialization and students working in groups, is part of a complete education. “There are things you get when you learn with other people,” Winn said. “We need to be teaching kids morals and ethics. How do you do that online? I do not feel it’s a full education process.” [email protected] (661) 267-5744160Want 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

Chelsea wanted to sign Van Dijk, says Conte

first_img“This is football, this is life,” Conte said, as quoted by the Daily Mail. “For sure he was our target but as you know, this is football.“We can have a lot of targets but you must be able to reach those targets. The transfer market is not simple for any club.“Liverpool bought Van Dijk to reinforce their defensive line – and I think Van Dijk is a top defender. And they spent €85million for this player.”Van Dijk lined up alongside Joel Matip in the heart of the Liverpool defence for their 2-1 victory over Everton in the FA Cup on Friday and also announced his arrival by scoring the winning goal in the 84th minute.0Shares0000(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) 0Shares0000Antonio Conte guided Chelsea to the Premier League title in his first season in charge at Stamford BridgeLONDON, United Kingdom, Jan 10 – Chelsea manager Antonio Conte admits new Liverpool signing Virgil van Dijk was a transfer target for his side but that they couldn’t match the Reds’ bid.Jurgen Klopp’s team shelled out £75m to prise the highly-rated centre-back away from Southampton, and Conte has revealed that the Blues were also interested in the Dutchman’s talents.last_img read more

District of Taylor to draft Open Air Burning By-law

first_imgTAYLOR, B.C. – At a Committee of the Whole meeting on Monday, District of Taylor Council looked at the Draft Open Air Burning By-law.With open burning being a significant contributing factor in the amount of brush and forest fires, District Fire Chief, Steve Byford, is recommending that Council, with support from the Protection Committee, approves the proposed Open Air Burning Bylaw No. 834, 2019.The proposed by-law is to regulate Open Air Burning in the District of Taylor andwithin the Taylor Rural Fire Protection Area.- Advertisement -The main purpose of the by-law would be to educate the public on safe burning practices and to give District Fire Officials the authority to assess burn and property conditions within the District’s Fire Protection Area before a burn is permitted.Similar by-laws are also being considered by the Peace River Regional District in an effort to prevent wildfires.The By-law is still under review with the Protection Committee.Advertisementlast_img read more


first_imgThe Senior League Division one relegation play-off game between Gaoth Dobhair  and Dungloe in Dungloe has been called off due to a bereavement.The much-anticpated game between the two neighbouring rivals was due to take place today.A new date has yet to be finalised.  GAA RELEGATION BATTLE POSTPONED DUE TO BEREAVEMENT was last modified: December 8th, 2012 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more

DD Fitness: Staying hydrated in the heat!

first_imgThe summer has finally arrived and with it has come the heat! With temperatures staying in the low to mid 20’s for the past few weeks, people are out and about more and being more active.Long may it last. More and more people are getting the trainers on and hitting the roads and making the most of the sunshine, and who can blame them?Walking, jogging, Running, cycling, fitness classes are being taken outside to get our yearly dose of vitamin D.With the increase in temperature and activity also comes an increase in perspiration, (sweating to you and me).This means that you should be thinking of your hydration more and it shouldn’t be overlooked whenever you increase your activity levels. More than half of the human body is composed of water, and we need it to survive.It only makes sense that with increased perspiration, we should be increasing our fluid intake also.Different factors will determine just how much we need to take in and I will cover some of them below.The type of exercise, the intensity of the exercise, the duration of the exercise, the weight and fitness levels of the individual involved in the exercise. These will all have an impact on how much the person will perspire and the levels of fluid loss.Water will need to be replaced and if the session is particularly sweaty, some electrolytes may also be needed to replace the salt lost through excess sweating. The old saying drink when you are thirsty is a good enough way to determine how hydrated you are.But, if you play sports, exercise regularly or are an athlete, it may not be the best way to monitor your hydration levels.With every drop in hydration, an athletes performance will also drop, so it is important to keep your levels up to prevent this from happening.One way to check how hydrated you are is to weigh yourself before and after exercise.Comparing your body weight before and after exercise can be used to estimate how much fluid you have lost through sweating and you can gauge your fluid requirements. Your weight loss is more than likely from fluid loss, so drinking enough to replenish these losses will keep you hydrated.Anything over a one percent loss in body weight will indicate dehydration and anything over five percent will indicate serious dehydration. You do not want to get near these levels, especially if you want to perform at optimal levels.• % Body Weight Change• Well Hydrated -1 to +1%• Minimal Dehydration -1 to -3%• Significant Dehydration -3 to -5%• Serious Dehydration > -5%For those of you who are not athletes and just want a simple way to judge hydration, the urine colour test chart is a simple, but effective way to do this.A large amount of light-coloured urine means you are well hydrated. The darker the colour, the more dehydrated you are.If your urine is constantly above 5, you may want to start increasing your water intake and decreasing the other ‘fluids’ you are consuming.HYDRATION BEFORE EXERCISEDrink fluids as needed the day before and leading up to the event.Drink 250-350ml of water or sports drink 2-3 hours beforehand.Sip on 250-300ml of water 10-15 minutes before exercise starts.HYDRATION DURING EXERCISESip on 100-200ml of water every 15- 20 minutes when exercising for less than 60 minutes.Sip on a further 100-200ml of a sport drink every 15-20 minutes when exercising greater than 60 minutes.Try not to drink too much during exercise.HYDRATION AFTER EXERCISEWeigh yourself after training or exercise and drink 600-700ml of water or sports drink for every one pound lost.You should be aiming to start this within two hours after exercise.While a normal workout may not require electrolytes post workout, if you are training for long duration endurance exercise, training for a marathon or cycling or a particularly intense workout in the heat, you will benefit from electrolytes and may need them to help replenish fluids completely.• Sports drinks like Powerade ion or Gatorade,• Diorolyte or another electrolyte powder• Coconut waterThese can all provide a good source of electrolytes post workout.For throughout the day and on a daily basis, fruit and vegetables are another great way to help with your hydration levels.They can be a good source of fluids along with your regular water intake and they also improve the vitamins and mineral content of your diet.Bananas are a great source of potassium and are a great way to refuel during a long workout.Finally, if you feel dizzy or lightheaded during your workout, it can be a sign of slight dehydration.If this happens, stop what you are doing, take a seat and sip on water or a sports drink.If it doesn’t settle it may be best to leave the session until another day when you are fully recovered and properly hydrated.Keeping well hydrated is a great way to improve your training sessions and your performance.With the summer on its way and the good weather hanging around for a while, if you are intending on getting more active, remember the tips above and you will be having a safe and hydrated workout.#leanin2018Our next Lean in 2018 program starts in 1 weeks’ time on August 6th.Spaces are filling up fast.So, If you would like to join our thriving fitness community, contact me through the links below.Be sure to keep up with all my articles and posts through my website and socials here:* Emmet is the owner and operator of Rushe Fitness LTDDD Fitness: Staying hydrated in the heat! was last modified: July 27th, 2018 by Emmet RusheShare 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

Animal Plan IT

first_imgImitating animal technology is one of the hottest areas in science.  The engineering and information technology (IT) observable in living things continues to astonish scientists and makes engineers want to imitate nature’s designs.  Biomimetics is leading to productive, useful discoveries helping solve human problems and leading to a better life for all.  Here are some recent examples of how scientists are working to reverse-engineer technical feats on the Animal Plan Net:Underwater jet propulsion lab  Squid know how to maneuver in ways that are the envy of submarine operators.  That’s why researchers at U of Colorado are trying to imitate the “vortex ring” method of propulsion, according to Live Science.  “Vortex rings are formed when a burst of fluid shoots out of an opening, moving in one direction and spreading out as it curls back.”  If mastered, this technology might not only help underwater exploration subs, but permit the designing of microscopic craft that “guide tiny capsules with jet thrusters through the human digestive tract, enabling [doctors] to diagnose disease and dispense medications, the researchers said.”Skin so shiny:  The octopus and its relatives, cuttlefish and squid, have an unusual skin that is perfect for camouflage, reports [email protected]  A group at Woods Hole, Massachusetts found a protein with “remarkable properties” that is responsible: it reflects light almost perfectly.  Roger Hanlon found that the bottom layer of octopus skin is made up of cells called leucophores “composed of a translucent, colourless, reflecting protein” that has such perfect broadband reflection, “they reflect all wavelengths of light that hit at any angle.”    Cuttlefish have an additional trick.  Their leucophores are covered by flat platelets called iridophores that enhance “the brightness of the whiteness,” Hanlon said, adding, “These are very complex 3-D cells.”  The protein involved is appropriately named reflectin.    Reporter Katherine Sanderson explained how this knowledge can help humans.  “The molecules that make octopus skin so successful as a dynamic camouflage could provide materials scientists with a new way to make super-reflective materials.”  Such knowledge would be of interest to law enforcement and the military.  Not only would this protect those working at night; some day, a Halloween costume made of cuttlefish skin could look pretty scary.Too cool watercraft  Jet skis are going to seem like kid stuff when “Dolphin watercraft” become popular.  Look at the picture on CNet News.  The high-performance, submersible Dolphin can leap above the waves and do barrel rolls, just like a dolphin.  Are these for real?  Believe it or not; Innespace Productions has a website and picture gallery.    The boats really do look like dolphins and come in one-person and two-person versions.  Designers Dan Innes and Rob Piazza explain the principle: “These positively buoyant vessels use their forward momentum and the downward lift of their wings to literally fly below the water’s surface.  This radical departure from the typical method of sinking below the surface allows the Dolphins to achieve an unparalleled level of freestyle performance.”    As a result of their mimicry wizardry, their “fully functional show ready watercraft” is able to “perform sustained dives, huge jumps, barrel rolls, and many other amazing acrobatic tricks.”  After their upcoming 2007 Dolphin demonstration tour, everybody will want one.  Will this be the next competitive sport?  Maybe someday Sea World will have live dolphins and their trainers in Dolphin watercraft competing side by side for audience applause.  (If the inventors can get theirs to eat fish and reproduce, then they’ll really be onto something.)Bug in a fix:  Microbes may not be animals per se, but they also have technical secrets to teach us big animals.  A deep-sea microbe at a scorching hot vent figured out how to fix nitrogen at a record temperature, 92°C, reported Science Daily and [email protected]  Though both articles speculated on how this new form of nitrogen fixation might have evolved, the feat has chemists interested in learning “to better mimic the process for industrial use.”  Current artificial methods of fixing nitrogen to produce fertilizer are costly and inefficient compared to the way microbes do it.  [email protected] quoted a French scientist saying, “Given the importance of nitrogen fixation in global agriculture and the creative exploitation of novel organisms by the biotechnology industry, a heat-stable nitrogenase is likely to find a useful industrial application.”Robo-flagellum:  Live Science reported that somebody is already trying to mimic the bacterial flagellum.  An Australian inventor has achieved higher rpm with less twisting force by imitating the way bacteria swim.  Some day, his tiny inventions may be able to swim through your blood vessels, hopefully for beneficial ends: “Ultimately, tiny microrobots would give surgeons the ability to avoid traumatic and risky procedures in some cases,” Bill Christensen reported.  “A remotely-controlled microrobot would extend a physician’s ability to diagnose and treat patients in a minimally invasive way.”  Imagine surgery without scalpels and anesthesia.  Could we see a day where you get surgery at an outpatient clinic, and watch a microbot in real time on a monitor screen as it swims on command inside you to the problem area with a load of medicine?  It tickles just thinking about it.Question: would a lab technician be able to tell which entity running under flagellum power in a human bloodstream was intelligently designed, and which one evolved by chance over millions of years?If so, fire him for incompetence.  Even a real dolphin could tell that a high-performance watercraft had to be intelligently designed.  Don’t even ask the inventors unless you want to get slugged.  The Dolphin boat didn’t just “emerge” by chance in their machine shop.  They made it on porpoise.    There’s a revolution going on that is positive, exciting, stimulating, promising, and beneficial to all: the imitation of nature’s designs.  The projects listed above have no use for evolutionary theory.  They were stimulated by good old-fashioned curiosity and careful observation.  It’s time for the Darwinists to step aside with their useless speculations and distasteful arrogance, and let science get back to its roots: understanding how things work and using them for the benefit of mankind.  The researchers and inventors mentioned above are not going to work better or harder by being told Tinker Bell fairy tales about how these things ”evolved” or “emerged” without a design or plan.    If the Darwin cultists want to preach their dogma, we have freedom of religion in this country.  Let them build their own temples and offer sacrifices to their Charlie idols and see if anybody cares. (Visited 15 times, 1 visits today)FacebookTwitterPinterestSave分享0last_img read more

Facing Reality About Life on Other Planets: Moon, Atmosphere, and Mass

first_imgby Dr Henry RichterThis is a continuation of my discussion on the requirements for life to exist on a planet elsewhere in the universe. Facing Reality #1 listed 20 features and characteristics, all of which are required for life to exist and flourish. It also addressed the importance of our location in the galaxy. Facing Reality #2 addressed our location in the solar system and characteristics of our orbit. Now we will move in closer to our planet earth, and look at what our moon does for us, examine a little about the earth itself, and then discuss our atmosphere.The MoonApollo astronaut Jim Irwin standing on the moon in “Moon Rovers” by Alan Bean. Used by permission.Earth has a satellite moon, about a quarter of a million miles away. It is about one-fourth the size of the earth, and in a nearly circular orbit around the earth. Each orbit takes just under thirty days – a month (from “moon-th”). This moon does a number of things for us, some of which are important to the support of higher forms of life.First, the gravitational pull of the moon helps stabilize the tilt of the earth as it spins once a day. This tilt is important because it creates the seasons. As the earth progresses around the sun, making a complete trip in a year, direct sunlight varies throughout the year. For the summer solstice the northern hemisphere get more straight-on sunshine, for the two equinoxes the sunshine illuminates our sphere equally, then for the winter solstice the southern hemisphere gets more sun. Having these seasons fosters plant growth and re-growth in a cyclic pattern, giving us more productivity of plants—not to mention a more interesting environment to live in.Second, the gravitational pull of the moon creates tides in the ocean and in the earth’s crust. Tides in the oceans are important since this is what stirs the water up, allowing it to absorb oxygen from the atmosphere (essential to marine life) and moves nutrients around. The movement of water from the ocean’s depths causes constant mixing; without it, the oceans would be stale water, not healthful to life forms (both plant and animal). The tidal action is minimal at the equator, and substantial at high latitudes, being as much as fifty feet of vertical movement in parts of Alaska. There the tides are such that one does not want to be trapped on one of the mud flats in the ocean inlets, as this much tidal action means the water rushes in and out faster than one can run.The pull on the earth’s crust is not so noticeable, but does cause some movement on a geographical scale. This flexes the earth’s surface, and does facilitate tectonic movement under the crust.  It helps the earth’s dynamics, freshening the surface and sub-surface mantle. Let me digress a moment with something that really impresses me.There are a large number of features that do not relate to allowing life, but make life interesting. I have commented from time to time about features that allow scientific exploration related to an understanding of the universe and its principles. I note that the moon is of an exact size and location to exactly blot out the sun in a very precise way. The fact that we have solar eclipses that allow a special examination of the sun is remarkable. When the moon juxtaposes itself in front of the sun, often there is an exact fit to blot out just the sun, but not its atmosphere. When a total solar eclipse occurs, the sun’s atmosphere (the chromosphere), and its spectra can be recorded. Because of this tight fit, much was learned about the sun – one example being the discovery of the element helium. If the moon were 1% larger, the chromosphere would be hidden. If the moon were 1% smaller, there would be too much light to see the chromosphere (as occurs in annular eclipses) Fascinating!Great American Eclipse of Aug 21, 2017, by Dave WeberThe AtmosphereMoving in even closer we come to the earth’s atmosphere. The atmosphere is very thin and is held in by gravity. The amount of atmosphere results in a gas pressure that is low enough to not crush delicate life and chemical structures. Some planets have an atmosphere that is destructively dense with correspondingly high pressures. Venus, for example, has a dense atmosphere of carbon dioxide with such pressure that it crushes spacecraft that have landed on the planet. That particular notorious ‘global warming’ gas also creates a greenhouse effect, making the atmosphere unsurvivably hot. Earth’s atmospheric pressure is high enough to supply oxygen to tissues in a quantity sufficient to facilitate metabolism.Again, we see other factors that are just right, such as the composition of the earth’s atmosphere. Three main components comprise our atmosphere: 21% oxygen, 78% nitrogen and 1% carbon dioxide. The oxygen is necessary for metabolism. Too much oxygen would overwhelm the metabolic chemical reactions; i.e., they would in essence burn up. Too little oxygen would not support metabolic reactions. The nitrogen, although somewhat inert, provides enough substance to the atmosphere to maintain its thickness. Nitrogen is used by plants to build molecules such as amino acids, and thus is also a vital element for life. As we breathe, nitrogen helps sweep out our lungs, clearing out carbon dioxide, a waste product from our body metabolism. The low concentration of carbon dioxide provides enough carbon for plant growth. It also helps regulate the temperature of the atmosphere. There is much public concern about the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere and the possibility of climate change. Just a small change in the carbon dioxide percentage can cause global changes in temperature. Some of the oxygen exists in the form of ozone in the high atmosphere which absorbs harmful ultraviolet light from the sun.Lightning storms from Earth orbit (NASA)Another important role of the atmosphere is to transport water. As planets go, Earth’s atmosphere is generally pretty mild wind-wise. Some of the planets have violent windstorms with velocities of many hundreds of miles per hour. We have an occasional hurricane or typhoon, but, in general, winds are gentle. Water evaporates from the ocean and lakes and is carried around by our atmosphere. Clouds form and the water drops to earth as rain or snow, thus watering most of the continents. Although probably not a key requisite for life, the transport of water to wet the land is sure a good thing.The inner planets have atmospheres of carbon dioxide, methane, oxygen, and nitrogen.  The outer planets – the gas giants – are mainly hydrogen, helium, and traces of methane and ammonia. All the planets (except earth, of course) have atmospheres that would not support life. They also have temperatures that will not support life.Earth’s MassThe mass of the earth is just right to create gravitational attraction sufficient to hold things to the surface, and to maintain our atmosphere. Too much gravity would make living structures (at least as we know them) have a difficult time growing and moving. Too little gravity would mean no atmosphere, so the mass of a planet needs to be within a certain range. The mass of the earth is distributed from the iron-nickel core, to the mantle, and to the subsurface material and the rocky surface.In the next segment of this series, we will examine additional realities that must be faced to have a habitable planet, finding once again that the earth is right in the ‘Goldilocks Zone’ of being just right.Is the earth a product of design or chance? Photo by David CoppedgeDr Henry Richter, a contributing science writer to Creation-Evolution Headlines, was a key player at NASA/JPL in the early days of the American space program. With a PhD in Chemistry, Physics and Electrical Engineering from Caltech), Dr Richter brings a perspective about science with the wisdom of years of personal involvement. His book America’s Leap Into Space: My Time at JPL and the First Explorer Satellites (2015), chronicles the beginnings of the space program based on his own records and careful research into rare NASA documents, providing unequaled glimpses into events and personnel in the early days of rocketry that only an insider can give. His next book, Spacecraft Earth: A Guide for Passengers, is due out later in 2017. For more about Dr Richter, see his Author Profile.(Visited 420 times, 1 visits today)FacebookTwitterPinterestSave分享0last_img read more

HIV/Aids in the workplace

first_img27 May 2003The government moved a step further in addressing the issue of HIV/Aids in the workplace on Monday with the launch of the HIV/Aids Technical Assistance Guidelines.The Guidelines, proposed by the Commission for Employment Equity and the department of labour, advises employers on how to deal with the issue of HIV/Aids in a manner that will improve productivity and uplift the morale of infected and affected workers.The Guidelines warn against discrimination and stigmatisation, saying these will not help HIV-positive workers to continue to contribute to the country’s economy.The 74-page document recommends that employers establish HIV/Aids workplace committees, the mainstreaming of HIV/Aids and gender issues, as well as the development of policy on prevention of the disease.The guidelines in PDF formatProfessor Mapule Ramashala, chairperson of the Commission for Employment Equity, said the department of labour’s Code of Good Practice on HIV/Aids had guided the development of the new document.The Guidelines will help employers and unions to work together to create a conducive environment in the workplace, Ramashala said. “An environment free of discrimination and stigma is important in the workplace. So, the Guidelines focus on practical management strategies.”The Guidelines also seek to ensure the sustainability of provident funds.International Labour Organisation (ILO) representative Cynthia Yinusa said it was important for workers to contribute to the economy, irrespective of their HIV status.Yinusa said the ILO was working with adult basic education and training and the National African Federation of Chamber of Commerce to address HIV/Aids in the informal sector.Source: BuaNewslast_img read more

Behind — A Blog + Book Site That’s All Journey, No Destination

first_imgA Web Developer’s New Best Friend is the AI Wai… Top Reasons to Go With Managed WordPress Hosting is a blogging platform stripped almost to the bone. Open a “blook” — supposedly what you get when you cross a blog and a book — and it suddenly consumes your entire browser screen. Scrolling down actually moves you from left to right in typical Western reading fashion. With this full-screen approach, photography is blown up to stunning, enveloping proportions. The only other feature you can tack on is text in a single font. “What we wanted was to offer anyone a piece of their own land,” Zuzic says. “With, we reverse engineered the whole process. We knew where we wanted to end up and then stripped it down to the bare essentials.” Not surprising given its straightforward focus on images and text, has created a small but dedicated niche for itself as a place to showcase portfolios and travel photography. So how did a couple of post-grads with ambitions set on the IT industry transition to a serene blogging platform perfect for cutting out the noise?“We always wanted to build something that would give back to the community,” Zuzic says. Initially, the pair thought the music world was their calling, but were drawn more and more towards publishing platforms as their idea machine kicked into high gear. “We were changing ideas week by week until we ran out of everything. A “blook” was just a concept we had lying around until one day we realized that was it.”The fact that each blook moves left to right is a nifty touch. But from a self-publishing philosophy standpoint, a blook contains a myriad of possibilities reduced to the simplest of forms, with potential far beyond portfolios and photography. As more blooks get added to the site, the way people use it begins to change, noticeably, day by day. A Good Wander SpoiledWhen the cofounders initially hopped a plane out of Slovenia, they had high hopes. Zuzic had studied law and Robar media communications, but both were convinced the world’s most desirable opportunities lay elsewhere.“I thought there must be something better than ordinary life in the office,” Zuzic says. “We had big egos, and lots of optimism…so we took the plunge.” The plunge was London, where Zuzic and Robar flew without a return ticket.The plan was ambiguous: start a company, expand an idea, create something unique. The focus was originally on IT, but it was broad, and without ever having crafted a single line of code, the pair knew that their loose roadmap was a bit of a risky undertaking. That was in April of 2011, and it did not go well. “All projects or ideas we had were disastrous,” Zuzic admits. “We were looking for that perfect idea, looking for people to join our team, facing high costs of living and had no success.” When it starting becoming clear that it wasn’t going to be as easy as the duo had hoped, they were forced to recalculate their approach. “We realized that optimism without a bit of realism won’t work.”So Zuzic and Robar started from scratch, and kept the ball rolling through failed idea after failure idea. Not until a good friend of theirs, developer Jani Gorse from the Slovenian village of Kot pri Ribnici, showed interest in participating in something outside of his day job did the team find that they were ready to get an idea off the ground. And thus was born.Blooking AheadThe team has now expanded to four people; in October of last year, Luka Locniskar joined as a front-end developer. But the platform is still in a stripped-down alpha phase.“The good news is the platform is already publicly available,” Zuzic says. launched on April 3, and began quietly will a select few invites. The team let it grow organically from there, and by mid-April it had garnered around 600 users. That met the requirements the team needed to test all the aspects of the platform properly.“We were a bit ‘evil’ and did not include any guides, because we wanted to see how our users will respond,” he adds. “Regarding the content, we have seen various styles, from poetry to photography, short cute blooks to massive ones, showing the variety we have to promote and work on.” This variety has given the team some ideas about moving forward, especially in a rather unchartered space for blogging: user revenue models.“We aim to start challenging the traditional platforms not only in terms of content distribution, but also revenue options for the users,” Zuzic says. There are also plans to make as writer-friendly as it is photographer-friendly, with a focus on self-publishing everything from journalistic non-fiction to novellas and poetry.What any of that will look like is still part of a fluid process changing week by week, but the team’s attitude towards planning seems to have aligned with that of the very simple nature of the blook itself: it will happen when it happens, naturally, and without too much fuss. A prime example of this blookist attitude is with the site’s beta release, which is’s closest thing to an official next destination in the meandering roadmap that started two years ago in Slovenia. (The site is officially still in alpha, if you believe what you see when you visit it.) But there’s no official timeline for a beta release, either. Zuzic says it might just come overnight whenever the team feels ready. When Adrian Zuzic and Matej Robar set out to be entrepreneurs, the Slovenian friends had no clear idea of what they wanted to invent, much less how they’d go about inventing it.Yet after an agonizing and largely undirected period of trial and error, what they ended up inventing was, a blogging platform that, oddly enough, lets visitors wander through photographs, essays and personal stories in much the same aimless yet rewarding way Zuzic and Robar created the site in the first place.Meet Related Posts 8 Best WordPress Hosting Solutions on the Market Why Tech Companies Need Simpler Terms of Servic… nick statt Tags:#Blogging#publishing#Web Development last_img read more

Premier League: Tammy Abraham Brace Fires Chelsea to First Win of Lampard Reign

first_img chelseafootballMason MountPremier League First Published: August 24, 2019, 8:24 PM IST Get the best of News18 delivered to your inbox – subscribe to News18 Daybreak. Follow on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Telegram, TikTok and on YouTube, and stay in the know with what’s happening in the world around you – in real time. Norwich: Tammy Abraham fired Chelsea to their first win of the Frank Lampard era as the young striker’s double clinched a 3-2 victory against Norwich on Saturday.Lampard had gone three games without a win in all competitions since he took over as Chelsea manager, but the Blues legend finally got off the mark thanks to his faith in Abraham. Abraham had failed to score in his three previous appearances this term, but the 21-year-old striker bagged his first goal for the club to put Chelsea ahead in the sunshine at Carrow Road.A pulsating encounter saw Todd Cantwell equalise for Norwich before Mason Mount restored Chelsea’s advantage.Teemu Pukki’s fifth goal in three games this season brought Norwich back on level terms before half-time, only for Abraham to give Chelsea the points with his predatory second half finish.After a thrashing at Manchester United and a draw with Leicester in Chelsea’s first two Premier League matches, Lampard will have been encouraged by the displays of Abraham and Mount.Up and running! 😍#NORCHE— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) August 24, 2019 He has pinned his hopes on the youngsters to lead Chelsea through a potentially difficult season that sees the club under a transfer ban and without their best player following Eden Hazard’s move to Real Madrid.While Chelsea have now conceded nine goals in four games in all competitions under Lampard, the former England midfielder will hope his team’s attacking potential keeps them afloat.When Pedro suffered a hamstring injury in the warm-up and was replaced by Ross Barkley, it left Lampard to send out the youngest start league line-up for Chelsea in 25 years at an average age of 24 years and 208 days.Abraham was one of the youngsters Lampard had backed to shine as he replaced Olivier Giroud after being benched against Leicester last weekend.Subjected to racist abuse on social media after missing the penalty which saw Chelsea lose the European Super Cup penalty shoot-out against Liverpool recently, Abraham took just three minutes to reward Lampard for his decision.Cesar Azpilicueta whipped over a precise cross and Abraham alertly drifted away from the Norwich defence to drill a fine first-time strike past Tim Krul from 10 yards.TOUCHLINE CELEBRATIONSAbraham, who flourished on loan at second tier Aston Villa last season, celebrated by sprinting to the touchline to hug Lampard as the pair were mobbed by their team-mates.First goal of the season for @TammyAbraham! 💙👏#NORCHE— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) August 24, 2019 Three minutes later, Chelsea’s creaky defence was exposed by Emiliano Buendia’s burst into the penalty area.Buendia found Pukki, fresh from last weekend’s hat-trick against Newcastle, and this time the prolific Finland striker was the provider with a low cross that Cantwell turned in from close-range.Lampard’s team responded in the 17th minute when Norwich were caught in possession outside their own area and Christian Pulisic fed Mount, the 20-year-old midfielder cutting inside and firing home for his second goal of the season.Andreas Christensen’s point-blank header was superbly pushed over by Krul and Norwich were back on level terms in the 31st minute.Buendia played a pass to Pukki and, with Chelsea’s defenders slow to react, the former Celtic forward demonstrated why he has taken the Premier League by storm with an angled shot that evaded Kepa Arrizabalaga’s limp attempt to save.Mount and Pulisic were both narrowly off target, while Azpilicueta sliced over and Emerson shot straight at Krul as Chelsea pressed hard after the interval.Azpilicueta appealed in vain for a penalty after a challenge from Marco Stiepermann, but Chelsea’s pressure was rewarded in the 68th minute.Picked out by Mateo Kovacic, Abraham left Grant Hanley and Jamal Lewis in his wake as he jinked past the Norwich defenders before slamming a fierce strike past Krul’s mistimed dive.Norwich’s Ben Godfrey headed against the bar moments later, while Chelsea were denied a fourth goal when Kurt Zouma’s effort was disallowed by VAR for Giroud’s foul on Krul. last_img read more

10 months ago​Sarri reiterates opinion of Chelsea as non-contenders

first_imgAbout the authorFreddie TaylorShare the loveHave your say ​Sarri reiterates opinion of Chelsea as non-contendersby Freddie Taylor10 months agoSend to a friendShare the loveMaurizio Sarri has reiterated his opinion that Chelsea are not title contenders.While Sarri has done a decent job since replacing Antonio Conte in the summer, his team are in 4th place and 11 points off the league leaders Liverpool.He believes that is too big a gap to make up in half a season, especially as Chelsea have struggled for consistency in recent months.”No,” he said when a reporter asked if they were title contenders in his press conference. “You know very well my opinion. “From the beginning of the season there are two teams above, then there is a little gap. “City will be able to recover the gap, the title is fighting between City and Liverpool.” last_img read more

A Legendary College Football QB Reveals He Wanted To Play For A Different School

first_imgA general view of BYU's football stadium.PROVO, UT – NOVEMBER 12: General view of LaVell Edwards Stadium during the game between the Southern Utah Thunderbirds and the Brigham Young Cougars on November 12, 2016 in Provo Utah. (Photo by Gene Sweeney Jr/Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***Jim McMahon is one of the best college football quarterbacks in the modern era. The former BYU star led several dominant Cougars’ teams, setting a number of passing records.The Utah native went on to have a lengthy NFL career. He was taken No. 5 overall in the 1982 NFL Draft and played in the league until 1996.McMahon, though, recently revealed that he wanted to play for a different college.“I only went there because my dad wouldn’t let me go to UNLV,” McMahon said.“They offered me a house, car, money, easy job at the casino… I would have been Steve Wynn if I went to Vegas, either that or dead from doing the strippers”To say that @JimMcMahon’s BYU experience was a bit different than his teammates in Provo would be an understatement @RedditCFB ?— Thuzio (@Thuzio) August 29, 2018Things seemed to work out for him decently at BYU. He was a two-time All-American and a two-time Holiday Bowl MVP.McMahon went on to win two Super Bowls and make the 1986 Pro Bowl in the NFL.last_img read more

Ricky Ponting backs Usman Khawaja to make Australia’s World Cup squad

first_img Reuters New DelhiMarch 20, 2019UPDATED: March 20, 2019 11:55 IST Usman Khawaja was the man-of-the-series in Australia’s 3-2 ODI win over India (AP Photo)In-form batsman Usman Khawaja should be part of Australia’s World Cup plans despite the imminent returns of Steve Smith and David Warner, former captain Ricky Ponting has said.Khawaja struck 383 runs, including two centuries, in Australia’s 3-2 series win over India earlier this month and Ponting is of the view that the left-hander opener had earned his place at the World Cup.”I think we all saw over the last few weeks just how skilful a player Usman Khawaja is… and I think when you see him play like that it just makes you wonder why he doesn’t do it a bit more regularly,” Ponting told reporters on Tuesday.”I would be surprised if Khawaja wasn’t in the (World Cup) squad. Khawaja could probably slot down at three when Warner comes in and Steve Smith might bat at four or five or something just to shore up those middle overs.”Smith and Warner were suspended for their roles in a ball-tampering scandal in South Africa last year and are set to be reintegrated into the team ahead of the May 30-July 14 World Cup in England and Wales.Ponting, who led Australia to World Cup glory in 2003 and 2007, said current skipper Aaron Finch would continue to lead the side at this year’s tournament but former captain Smith could still be counted for advice.”(Smith) is still out on the field, so he can help Aaron Finch out,” Ponting added. “I’d imagine that Aaron Finch would be leaning on Steve Smith a lot for a bit of advice, maybe leading into the games, as far as preparation is concerned.”advertisementAlso Read | Australia’s Adam Zampa still not counting on World Cup spotFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Tags :Follow Ricky PontingFollow Usman KhawajaFollow Australia squadFollow 2019 ICC World Cup Ricky Ponting backs Usman Khawaja to make Australia’s World Cup squadRicky Ponting feels Usman Khawaja, who scored two ODI centuries in the recently concluded series against India, should be in Australia’s squad for the 2019 ICC World Cupadvertisementlast_img read more

Australian Cameron Bancroft named captain of Durham

first_img Reuters LondonMarch 22, 2019UPDATED: March 22, 2019 10:25 IST Cameron Bancroft replaced the retired Paul Collingwood as the captain of Durham (Reuters Photo)HIGHLIGHTSCameron Bancroft made his return to cricket after serving out his banHe was banned for his involvement in the ball-tampering scandalBancroft will be leading Durham in English county cricketEnglish county Durham have named Australian batsman Cameron Bancroft, who served a nine-month ban last year for his role in a ball-tampering scandal, as their captain for this season.Bancroft returned to action in December after his suspension for his part in the Australian team’s plan to change the condition of the ball during a test match in South Africa last year.Australia captain Steve Smith and his deputy David Warner were both handed one-year bans for their roles in the incident.Bancroft replaced as Durham captain former England all-rounder Paul Collingwood who retired at the end of last season.”He’s proven since returning to first-class cricket over the last few months that he has the mental toughness, skill and attitude to excel at the highest level and I’m sure he will relish the challenge we have at Durham this season,” Durham’s Lead High Performance Coach James Franklin told the club’s website on Thursday.”We’re delighted to have Cameron with us for the season and we’re confident he has the attributes to lead this exciting young Durham dressing-room.”The 26-year-old returned to action in the Big Bash League and has played four-day cricket for Western Australia.Bancroft was caught on camera trying to tamper with the ball using sandpaper during Australia’s test against South Africa in Cape Town last March. He admitted he lied in a subsequent news conference, saying he used sticky tape covered in dirt to change the ball’s condition.Smith later admitted the plan to use sandpaper had been hatched by the team’s leadership group and in a later interview Bancroft, a relative newcomer to the side, said he had carried out the instruction to “fit in”.advertisementBancroft, who has eight test caps, could be named in Australia’s squad for the Ashes series in England this year.Also Read | New Zealand sports minister hopes Bangladesh will return to playFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Tags :Follow AustraliaFollow Cameron BancroftFollow CaptainFollow DurhamFollow EnglandFollow countyFollow Ball tampering scandal Australian Cameron Bancroft named captain of DurhamCameron Bancroft, who made his return to cricket after serving out his ban for his involvement in the ball-tampering scandal, will be leading Durham in English county cricket.advertisementlast_img read more

Happy Birthday Sunil Gavaskar: Wishes pour in for batting great on 70th birthday

first_img India Today Web Desk New DelhiJuly 10, 2019UPDATED: July 10, 2019 14:55 IST Sunil Gavaskar (former captain, India cricket team) at the India Today Conclave 2019 in Taj Palace Hotel, New Delhi on 1st March 2019. Photograph by Vikram SharmaHIGHLIGHTSBorn on July 10, 1949, Sunil Gavaskar turned 70 on WednesdayGavaskar is regarded as one of the greatest batsmen in the sportGavaskar became the first cricketer to 10,000 runs in Test cricketBatting great and World Cup-winning former opener Sunil Gavaskar turned 70 on Wednesday. The Little Master, as he was fondly called by his fans, is regarded as one of the finest batsmen the sport has ever had.Sunil Gavaskar made his debut for India against the West Indies in 1971. The Mumbai cricketer showed he belongs to the highest level of the sport as early as his maiden series as he smashed 771 runs in the Test series in West Indies.Gavaskar was India’s batting mainstay during the 1970s and the 1980s. As they famously put, “as long as Gavaskar was there, there was hope”. Gavaskar was known for his immaculate defence. His ability to concentrate over long periods was peerless.Gavaskar’s swag was unmatched as well. Imagine facing the big West Indies fast bowlers of the 1970s without helmets? Well, Gavaskar battled fire with fire as he was among the most successful players agianst top-quality pace bowling during his heyday.More importantly, Gavaskar was a true professional. The way he prepared for cricket matches, let alone international outings rubbed off on his teammates. India’s World Cup-winning former captain, Kapil Dev often sings praises of Gavaskar’s professional approach that changed the outlook of Indian cricket.The batting great from Mumbai was the first batsman in world cricket to score 10,000 runs in Test cricket. Gavaskar is the only batsman to have scored double hundreds in all four innings of Test matches.Gavaskar represented India in 125 Tests and 108 ODIs before calling it quits in 1987. Gavaskar amassed 10,122 runs in Tests and 3092 runs in ODIs and hit 35 international hundreds.advertisementWishing Batting Legend and former India captain Sunil Gavaskar a very Happy Birthday ???????? #SunilGavaskar (@BCCI) July 10, 2019World Cup winner ??Cricketing legend ????Ambassador of the sport ??Wishing a very happy birthday to our Little Master – #SunilGavaskar ??#CricketMeriJaan Indians (@mipaltan) July 10, 2019Happy birthday to the legend #SunilGavaskar Sir. May you have a wonderful year ahead.. 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Sydney Area Service Centre Expands In Region

first_imgMore jobs are coming to Sydney as a customer management centre is expanding to take advantage of emerging opportunities. ServiCom Canada Limited is expanding its site in Sydney, creating up to 175 new full-time positions. Premier Rodney MacDonald made the announcement today, April 16, with Gene Caldwell, chief financial officer of ServiCom Canada Limited; Todd Riley, site director of ServiCom’s Sydney location; and Stephen Lund, president and CEO of Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI). The province of Nova Scotia, through NSBI, authorized a payroll rebate for ServiCom to a maximum of $914,400 over the next five years. “ServiCom has proven its dedication to the province and the people of Nova Scotia,” said Premier MacDonald. “This agreement will create more opportunities for Nova Scotians to live and work in their home province.” An expanded Sydney site and the addition of new employees will allow ServiCom to accommodate new contracts and focus on incoming calls. “We have a proven track record of success at our Sydney location,” said Mr. Caldwell. “We’re eager to expand on this success and further dip into the talented labour pool in Cape Breton.” “This is another example of the quality of talented workers we have in the province,” said Mr. Lund. “Nova Scotia has the people to meet the growth potential of successful companies like ServiCom.” ServiCom LLC is a whole-owned subsidiary of JNET Communications LLC. JNET was established in 2003 to provide a suite of customer management and fulfillment services to Fortune 500 customers. Nova Scotia Business Inc. is Nova Scotia’s private sector-led business development agency. NSBI is the investment attraction arm of the province and helps businesses in Nova Scotia meet growth potential through advisory, export development and financial services.last_img read more

Point Foundation Announces 2018 Point Honors Gala

first_imgPoint Foundation will honor Tig Notaro and Ronan Farrow at the annual Point Honors gala in the Grand Ballroom of the Plaza hotel April 9, 2018.Notaro, whom Rolling Stone named as one of the 50 best stand-up comics of all time, will receive the Point Impact Award, which is presented to an individual making a significant impact on improving the LGBTQ community. Farrow, a contributing writer for The New Yorker whose reporting on the transgender community has received a Stonewall Foundation Vision Award and been nominated for a GLAAD Media Award, will receive the Point Courage Award. The award recognizes those who have advocated for the future of the LGBTQ community and believe in the vision that investing in today’s potential will produce a brighter tomorrow.Additional celebrity participation to be announced soon. Past honorees have included Robin Roberts, Lena Dunham, Jonathan Groff, Wanda Sykes, and Andy Cohen.“Granting scholarships to LGBTQ students of merit like Point Foundation does, makes me hopeful that future generations will feel empowered to go out into the world and have their voices heard, whichever way that manifests itself,” said Notaro. “I am humbled to be recognized by an inspiring organization doing such truly important work.”“Empowering the next generation of LGBTQ students is both life changing for the scholarship recipients and important for the future of our country at a time when we desperately need their voices and, eventually, their leadership,” said Farrow. “I’m grateful for the Point Foundation’s work, and honored to be a part of this event.”“As individuals committed to inquiry and informed discourse, Tig Notaro and Ronan Farrow demonstrate the kind of engaged citizenship that inspires our Point scholarship recipients,” said Jorge Valencia, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of Point Foundation. “They each have earned acclaim for confronting challenges with courage, intelligence, and wit. We are fortunate to be able to recognize their accomplishments at Point Honors.”Point Foundation is the nation’s largest scholarship-granting organization for LGBTQ students of merit. Some of Point’s 98 current scholarship recipients and 270 alumni will be present at the event to share their inspiring stories about how they have overcome challenges to get their higher education degrees.For more information and tickets, please visit read more

Kosovo UN envoy meets senior Serbian officials in Belgrade

23 July 2008The United Nations envoy to Kosovo travelled to Belgrade today to meet with two senior Serbian Government ministers for talks on resolving the dispute over Kosovo’s status. A spokesperson for Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today that the purpose of Lamberto Zannier’s introductory meetings with Foreign Minister Vuk Jeremic and Kosovo Minister Goran Bogdanovic in Belgrade was to move forward with dialogue on the practical issues that Mr. Ban had highlighted in his last special report to the Security Council. Mr. Zannier is set to travel to New York where, on Friday, he will present the Secretary-General’s regular report on Kosovo to the Council. Earlier this month Mr. Ban said that the UN Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK) had to adjust to the new reality on the ground, given the developments since Kosovo declared its independence from Serbia in February. The Secretary-General said he had decided to move forward with the reconfiguration of the structure and profile of UNMIK. Accordingly, he had instructed the mission to cooperate with the European Union (EU), so it could assume an enhanced operational role in the rule of law area under a UN “umbrella” headed by his Special Representative, in line with the original 1999 resolution that established the mission. Mr. Ban said that UNMIK would continue to support Kosovo in its effort to consolidate democratic governance institutions, advance economic growth and move towards a future in Europe as part of the western Balkans. read more

Low health standards impeding indigenous rights – Ban

9 August 2009The low standards of health among indigenous communities is perpetuating the gap in many countries between the recognition of their rights and the actual situation on the ground, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today, calling for swift action to find solutions. In his message on the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People, the Secretary-General appealed to governments and civil society “to act with urgency and determination to close this implementation gap, in full partnership with indigenous peoples.”This year’s Day focuses on the threat posed by HIV and AIDS, and Mr. Ban underscored the importance of indigenous people having access to the information and services needed for detection, treatment and prevention.This marginalized group – numbering 370 million in 70 countries – suffers disproportionately from low health standards linked to poverty, malnutrition, environmental contamination and inadequate healthcare, he said.Calling the world’s indigenous peoples the “custodians of some of the most biologically diverse areas on Earth” who speak a majority of all languages, the Secretary-General welcomed some recent national moves in which governments have apologized for past injustices, while others have adopted legal reforms.But he cautioned that “many face discrimination and racism on a daily basis,” as well as poverty and inadequate access to education.UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay said the International Day is an occasion to reaffirm the commitment to translate positive developments in international human rights standards into concrete progress for indigenous peoples.“To achieve this, we all – States, indigenous peoples, the United Nations system and others concerned – must join our efforts and reach solutions based on true dialogue, mutual understanding, tolerance and respect for human rights,” she noted in a statement. “This is no easy task. But it is the only way we can move the rights of indigenous peoples from paper to practice.”Ms. Pillay, in an opinion piece published today in The Hindu, stressed that the world’s indigenous peoples need and deserve more than just symbolic celebrations on 9 August. “After centuries of repression, they need comprehensive tools to defend their human rights, their way of life, and their aspirations.” One such tool, she noted, is the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. Adopted in 2007, the Declaration underscores the right of indigenous peoples to all social and health services, and to the enjoyment of the highest standards of physical and mental health. “We must step up our common efforts to make the Declaration something more than a mere pledge of intent. We must translate its letter and spirit into concrete change, change that can be felt in indigenous peoples’ daily life.”In 1994, the General Assembly proclaimed 9 August – the anniversary of the first meeting in 1982 of the UN Working Group on Indigenous Populations of the Subcommission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights – to be the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People.It will be commemorated this year at UN Headquarters in New York tomorrow with cultural events and panel discussions. read more

Afghanistan Brahimi German Chancellor discuss latest developments

In their talks, Mr. Brahimi and Chancellor Schroeder discussed progress in the Loya Jirga process and the extension of International Security Assistance Force, UN officials said.They also reviewed the funding situation of humanitarian agencies, in particular the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the World Food Programme (WFP), which are faced with increased demands due to the very fast pace of refugee returns and the increased nutritional needs of the Afghan population.Mr. Brahimi thanked the Chancellor for the lead role Germany has been playing in supporting the Ministry of Interior to develop a new Afghan police force.Meanwhile in Mazar-i-Sharif, the site of recent skirmishes, two parties involved in the clashes said they were satisfied with the withdrawal of heavy weaponry from the area – part of an agreement brokered by the UN to end hostilities in the area.In a meeting on Wednesday between General Dostum and General Atta that included representatives of Hezbi-Wahdat, Hezbi-Wahdat-Akhbari and Harakat-Islami, the two military leaders said they were pleased with the latest developments, even though severe road conditions had limited the withdrawal of General Atta’s tanks, artillery and other weapons to the gorges before Marmul, according to a UN spokesman. read more

Pancake breakfast at Sunridge Mall and Britannia Place

Pancake breakfast at Sunridge Mall and Britannia Place AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email The Stampede Caravan rolls into Sunridge Mall and Britannia Place Friday Morning for free pancake breakfasts. The flapjacks will be flipping from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.Spokesperson Ruth Ann Rayner tells 660News they’ve already served about 70, 000 people so far and should reach their goal of 100,000 satisfied breakfasters by end of their run Saturday. by News Staff Posted Jul 11, 2014 7:29 am MDT read more

Un nouveau microscope pour voir le vivant en mouvement

first_imgUn nouveau microscope pour voir le vivant en mouvementDes scientifiques du Laboratoire européen de biologie moléculaire sont parvenus à mettre au point un nouveau microscope qui permet d’observer les molécules en déplacement dans les cellules vivantes.  Observer les molécules en déplacement dans les cellules vivantes, c’est maintenant possible grâce à un nouveau microscope mis au point par les chercheurs du Laboratoire européen de biologie moléculaire. Encore inédite, cette technique d’observation microscopique permet alors de visualiser des processus qui étaient jusqu’à présent invisibles. Pour cela, l’appareil combine deux techniques : la microscopie à feuille de lumière et la spectrométrie moléculaire qui lui permettent d’enregistrer la fluorescence de chaque pixel à des intervalles de moins d’une milliseconde. Bien que très rapides, certains processus tels que la diffusion des molécules à travers les cellules, s’avèrent ainsi tout à fait observables et mesurables.  À lire aussiUne incroyable plongée dans l’infiniment petitCette technologie s’adresse à des échantillons de quelques dizaines de micromètres à quelques millimètres, fixés ou vivants, explique une publication du CNRS. “C’est vraiment de la biochimie visuelle”, s’enthousiasme Malte Wachsmuth, qui a développé le microscope à l’EMBL et qui explique également qu’il leur est désormais possible de “suivre par fluorescence des molécules marquées dans l’ensemble des cellules vivantes, en 3D, et de voir comment leurs propriétés biochimiques, comme les taux d’interaction et les affinités de liaison, varient à l’intérieur de la cellule”.Selon les scientifiques, les possibilités offertes par ce nouveau microscope sont donc immenses. Il pourrait permettre d’étudier des processus allant du rôle des hormones de croissance dans le développement des cancers à la régulation de la division cellulaire ou même la signalisation et la structuration du développement des tissus dans l’embryon, rapporte Science et avenir. D’ailleurs, le microscope a déjà fait ses première preuves.Découverte d’une nouvelle forme d’ADN nucléaire En effet, grâce à ce microscope, les chercheurs ont fait une découverte majeure. Il n’existe pas deux mais trois formes de chromatine. C’est en étudiant l’interaction entre une protéine et la chromatine, que les scientifiques ont constaté la présence de ce nouvel état mixte. Auparavant, l’élément n’était connu que sous deux formes : l’hétérochromatine (repliée avec un ADN inactif) ou l’euchromatine (forme décondensée permettant l’expression génique). Et les chercheurs n’avaient pas même soupçonné l’existence d’une troisième forme. Le 13 août 2011 à 09:51 • Maxime Lambertlast_img read more

Update on Erick Rowan and his WWE status PostSmackdown Live videos

first_img Now Playing Up Next Adam Martin RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Now Playing Up Next March 15, 2017 at 5:22 pm Pinterest Wrestleview Weekly: Predictions for tonight’s Clash of Champions event in Charlotte Recommended videosPowered by AnyClipCesaro Hopeful WWE Will Reunite The BarVideo Player is loading.Play VideoPauseUnmuteDuration 0:59/Current Time 0:06Loaded: 100.00%0:07Remaining Time -0:53 FullscreenUp NextThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Replay the list Seth Rollins Steve Austin Shares Praise and Criticism of SummerSlam 4 COMMENTS Comments are closed. WWE Draft confirmed to be taking place as a two-night event starting on October 11 Facebook I hope to GOD they team Rowan back up with Harper. I love them together! If they just send Rowan to Raw, it would be pointless and a complete waste of time and talent. Cesaro Hopeful WWE Will Reunite The Bar unknown March 16, 2017 at 4:51 am Rob Van Dam Broke Sabus Jaw Learning To Kick Google+ Now Playing Up Next Luke Harper Returns To WWE Live Twitter WWE Hall of Famer Trish Stratus confirmed for WWE Smackdown premiere on FOX John Cena Videos Articles Erick Rowan Now Playing Up Next Get the Wyatt family back together! Videos Articles Christopher Jimerson Curious that Luke Harper wasn’t featured on Smackdown for the past two episodes. I wonder if he and Rowan will be involved with the Orton/Wyatt match. Matt Demarle Videos Articles WhatsApp March 16, 2017 at 2:25 am More than likely that Rowan will interfere in Bray vs. Orton match to help Bray and Luke Harper could interfere as well to help Bray reuniting the Wyatt family. Bray could then easily explain that although Orton had a plan to destroy the family, Bray had a plan of his own to make it look like the family is imploding. March 16, 2017 at 2:10 am Update on Erick Rowan and his WWE statusErick Rowan was backstage at last night’s WWE Smackdown Live taping in Pittsburgh and has been cleared for a return to the ring according to a report by underwent surgery back in October for a torn rotator cuff.Post-Smackdown Live videosWWE posted the following videos following last night’s Smackdown Live in Pittsburgh. WWE’s Bray Wyatt Cited In Car Accident Now Playing Up Next Armadillo_KSAlast_img read more

EXCLUSIVE 73 of workers want employers to do more to motivate them

first_imgEXCLUSIVE: More than seven in 10 (73%) UK workers want their employers to make more effort to motivate them, according to research commissioned by benefits provider Reward Gateway.The survey of more than 2,000 UK employees, carried out by Censuswide in October 2018, also found that those who are not strongly motivated in their current job are most likely to say they derive motivation from their salary (41%), followed by good working relationships (37%) and having a purpose (21%).However, respondents who class themselves as extremely motivated are most likely to say they get this from job satisfaction (52%), followed by feeling respected, having a purpose and good working relationships (all 37%).Those who are extremely motivated tend to say they have a good understanding of their organisation’s business goals (55%), more so than those who are not well motivated (24%). In a similar trend, the majority of strongly motivated respondents stated that they take pride in their work (84%), compared with less than a third of those who are not motivated (29%).The difference between those who are motivated and extremely motivated is also significant, with pride in their work dropping to 62% among the latter group.The top five effects of poor motivation reported by respondents were worsening mood (60%), reduction in productivity levels (48%), declining mental health (46%), reduction in quality of work (40%) and a worsening diet (28%).More than a quarter (26%) of employees felt that their relationships with family and friends suffered from a lack of motivation at work, while two in 10 (20%) admitted to drinking more alcohol when unmotivated.Despite these effects, the research found that workers who are not motivated will stay in a job for an average of 11 months. The older an employee is, the more likely it is they will remain. Workers aged between 45 and 54 stay a mean average of 13.75 months in a demotivating role, while those aged 16 to 24 only stay for 5.34 months.Rob Boland, group director of product and client success at Reward Gateway, said: “It’s clear that employers can be doing more to motivate and engage their people in the right way. From our research and our experience with thousands of [organisations] with whom we’ve worked, the [organisations] driving the greatest commercial results are the best at addressing employee motivation.“These businesses centre their engagement strategies on strategically recognising their employees to boost visibility for great work, communicating openly and honestly with them, irrespective of location or demographic, and surveying their people regularly to understand how to constantly improve and adapt their strategy.”last_img read more

New theory suggests platybelodon had a separate trunk

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A minority of white respondents, are, We want answers and also how the prime minister responds and registers our protest over the disparaging observations made about the Republic of India recently when US decided to walk out of the Paris (climate) pact.Breaking with a century of tradition. in English,she can do anything for money" the former BJP leader who has often accused the BSP supremo of "selling tickets" had said His family had also lodged a named FIR against Mayawati and some other BSP leaders for allegedly using foul language against them during their public protest in Ballia Addressing the gathering his wife Swati had charged that "only relatives get justice in the SP government" Swati Singh won in the UP polls from Sarojini Nagar seat in Lucknow With inputs from PTI Companies have been distancing themselves from Kathy Griffin after her controversial photo of fake severed and bloody of head resembling President Donald Trump Griffin already had her contract with CNN to appear on their New Year’s Eve program terminated She was also dropped as a spokesperson for footstool company Squatty Potty The LA Times is now reporting that five stops on her Celebrity Run-Ins tour have also been removed from the lineup Venues in new Mexico Nevada California New Jersey and New York have all canceled The New Jersey venue The State Theatre said it canceled her November show “after careful consideration of recent events and for the safety of our patrons” Griffin said that her career has been ruined “I don’t think I will have a career after this I’m going to be honest He broke me And this isn’t right I apologized because that was the right thing to do and I meant it” she said Contact us at [email protected] latest ‘gotcha videos from conservative provocateur James OKeefes Project Veritas Action have some shocking claims that if they are true would indicate Democrats are playing dirty to get Hillary Clinton elected In one video a contractor seems to brag about sending homeless and mentally ill people to harass Republicans Someone identified as a Democratic National Committee staffer appears to claim credit for pushing Republican contender Donald Trumps rally in Chicago toward violence In another consultants look like they are describing a plan to bus voters across state lines and registering immigrants in the country illegally to vote But if OKeefes previous efforts to infiltrate and expose his foes such as ACORN and NPR are to offer a hint there are plenty of reasons to be skeptical OKeefe has previously spliced videos together to imply its subjects were saying things they were not Even so the latest video has cost someone identified by the Democratic National Committee chairwoman "a temporary regional sub-contractor" his job Another established DNC vendor gave up his contract Another protester who says she was at the Chicago melee linked herself to Clintons campaign although she was paid for work in Arizona in the weeks before anything happened in Illinois The release of the videos made conservatives giddy that OKeefe had claimed yet more scalps for his long-standing effort to show liberal hypocrisy through hidden-camera footage And more embarrassing videos are expected to come before Election Day OKeefe promised Donald Trump urged his audiences in Colorado on Tuesday to go online and watch them "Did you see the protesters yesterday The protesters are paid a lot of money by the DNC and I kept saying I wonder why those people are here Because they never seem to have much on their mind other than stand up and protest" Trump said "Yesterday it came out but it was barely covered by the media but its all over the Internet They were busted They were paid $1500 each They were given cell phones" The videos were published on the conservative Breitbart website whose former chairman is now Trumps campaign CEO Many writers on the site have pushed pro-Trump messages and their readers are loyal to Trumps message of disrupting the GOP Establishment It is a favorite of many on the alt-Right "I sort of always knew it in Chicago" Trump said of a March event that had to be scrapped in the face of violence "Even last night we had people stand up for no reason Its like what are they doing here Can you imagine Thats a big story Hardly covered by the media” Here’s a quick guide to what we know so far THE VIDEOS "What youre about to see will make you uncomfortable and angry Its graphic uncensored and disturbing Our attorneys say there is strong evidence of criminality" OKeefe said in introducing the first of two lengthy videos released so far A man identified as Scott Foval is the star He is at times identified as the national field director at Americans United for Change and as a deputy political director at the separate People for the American Way both liberal groups He also seems to be a contractor for Democracy Partners a consulting firm Foval boasts of ties to the high command of Democratic politics and his role in hiring agitators to embarrass Trump during conversation is taped surreptitiously in what appear to be bars "Were starting anarchy here" Scott Foval says in one clip "We have mentally ill people that we pay to do shit" he says in another He claims to be the "hub" of coordination between the super PACs DNC and Clintons campaigna spot that could be illegal But at other points he seems to say that the DNC and the campaign cannot coordinate That actually is also incorrect The DNC and the Clinton campaign often coordinate as is allowed It’s SuperPACs that need to stay separate in many of their activities So its not clear that Foval really knows campaign finance law at least according to the edited footage "The thing that we have to watch is making sure that there is a double blind between the actual campaign and the actual DNC and what were doing Theres a double blind there So they can plausibly deny that they knew anything" Foval says At other moments it doesnt take much imagination to see how the same quotes on these tapes can be read both ways Take this one from Foval: "The one thing Im never going to do is have some kid get punched out at a rally and then not have his doctor bill and his legal bill if he gets arrested paid for" Veritas says that is proof that the "Clinton dark machine is ready for the violence they foment" Defenders say it is proof that Foval was rejecting Veritas suggestion that they ought to start riots to draw attention Without the full context its impossible to know Foval is hardly the only one on the tapes Another individual identified as Aaron Minter and Aaron Black claims he runs anti-Trump operations and is a DNC deputy director of rapid response He says "that was all us" about the Chicago protest "None of this is supposed to come to back to us" says Minter/ Black whom Veritas says uses both names "Nobody is really supposed to know about me" Minter/ Black says in one video That is easy He wasnt a DNC employee Neither Minter nor Black shows up on DNC payroll during this two-year campaign cycle according to a search of Federal Election Commission records As one party official tells TIME: "He was just bullshitting exaggerating his role and title" Minter/ Black also is said to have coordinated the Chicago protest with Zulema Rodriguez an activist who has been at several anti-Trump events On one video taken at the Republican convention in Cleveland she claims to have been part of an Arizona protest that shut down a highway as well FEC records show she was paid in February for helping the Clinton campaign organize in Arizona but her work there ended on Feb 29 She has since been working for liberal MoveOnorg and its affiliate in Ohio A third player is Cesar Vargas an activist who has helped young people who came illegally to the United States as young children or whose immigration status has lapsed Vargas work with the DREAM Action Coalition made him an easy mark for Veritas But on tape he says the plan to bus immigrants in the country illegally to states with lax rules on voting is "not gonna happen this election" Off-camera a Veritas operator seems to get Vargas to admit the plan is voter fraud but theres no way of telling if that person said what the tape purports Finally the other major figure featured prominently in the videos is Robert Creamer a longtime Democratic consultant who at first appears to entertain plans to coordinate anti-Trump protests with Clintons campaign His firm Democracy Partners joined up with the DNC in June to build crowds and recruit grassroots activists He was ostensibly Fovals employer until Democracy Partners and the DNC cut ties "I am unwilling to become a distraction to the important task of electing Hilary Clinton and defeating Donald Trump in the upcoming election" Creamer said in a statement "As a result I have indicated to the Democratic National Committee that I am stepping back from my responsibilities working with the campaign" (Creamer is the husband of Rep Jan Schakowsky of Illinois Creamer pleaded guilty to bank fraud in 2005 and served five months of prison and 11 months of house arrest) He vigorously denied OKeefes charges and tactics he calls "dirty tricks" "James OKeefe the discredited individual behind this well-orchestrated spying scheme directed at our firm uses methods that would make Richard Nixon and the Watergate burglars proud" Creamer said "OKeefe executed a plot that involved the use of trained operatives using false identifications disguises and elaborate false covers to infiltrate our firm and other consulting firms in order to steal campaign plans and goad unsuspecting individuals into making careless statements on hidden cameras" THE ANATOMY OF A STING The OKeefe investigation began at the latest in April 2016 when a Veritas staffer who went by Steve Packard met Foval according to two officials familiar with the undercover effort who recalled their experiences for TIME The man known as Packard befriended Foval and often pumped him for ideas about political strategy in bars It was like a summer camp for political gamesmanship one said Around that time Creamer hired Foval as a sub-contractor for a Democracy Partners in-the-field program known as Mobilize which delivered trained protesters at sites like Trumps hotels Over drinks Foval appeared to brag about having a far greater role in the operation than he did "I will probably wind up being a partner there at some point" Foval said in the videos In another he talked about Creamer with admiration: "Bob Creamer is diabolical and I love him for it I have learned so much from that man over the last 20 years" Some time in the spring of 2016 a purported donor who called himself Charles Roth approached Creamer about getting involved in politics The pair met a few times including at Washingtons Marriott Marquis hotel lobby According to one official the man who called himself Roth said his father was an immigrant from Hungary and wanted to help immigrants His ideas didnt seem like a good fit for Democracy Partners so Creamer referred him to Americans United for Change where Creamer is a consultant At Americans United for Change Roth made his pitch Ultimately the plan to boost immigration through sketchy means wasnt a match but Roth donated $20000 anyway In turn Roth asked Creamer if he could help his niece find a role at the political conventions Two officials now suspect this purported niece filmed Rodriguez in Cleveland and both expect she kept the cameras rolling while she volunteered three days a week for Creamer until last week A fourth known Veritas insider then entered the picture someone who was described as a financier from London That person met with Creamer offering to put together a plan that would give people jobs and company IDs in a state in which they did not live so that they could vote there Creamer was dubious "My fear is that someone would decide that this was a big voter-fraud scheme" he says on tape that suddenly ended as he seemed to be starting another sentence Foval later says on tape that Creamer called him "Im not going to touch that with a 10 foot pole now" Foval quoted Creamer saying Foval then tells Veritas that he responded "nor should you" But that comes more than 13 minutes into the 16-minute second filmlong after viewers are convinced they are watching Watergate unfold in real time The interim chairwoman of the DNC Donna Brazile said her organization was conducting an internal investigation "We do not believe or have any evidence to suggest that the activities articulated in the video actually occurred" Brazile said "The discredited source of these videos James OKeefe is a convicted criminal with a history of doctoring video to advance his ideological agenda" Indeed OKeefe has previously pleaded guilty to crimes related to other projects and settled civil suits against his targets Democrats immediately challenged some of his claims on this project with items as basic as calendars and employment contracts For instance Mobilize didnt sign a contract with the DNC until June 8 2016well after the March protest in Chicago Officials are working to match Foval’s exact employment dates with the venues when he might have been filmed And other progressive groups have already bragged about their roles organizing the protests in Chicago The protest was more a product of local groups and students at the University of Illinois-Chicago who spread the word about the Trump rally on social media A local student JaMal Green a local Bernie Sanders supporter and others recruited protesters on Facebook One activist started an online petition on MoveOnorg to shut down the Trump rally that garnered more than 50000 signatures A spokesman for MoveOn confirmed that local activists led the way in organizing the protest That may explain Rodriguezs connection WHAT COMES NEXT More videos are expected And OKeefe and his allies are cranking up pressure on reporters to share their work OKeefe said without offering 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Waterston) shows up to say shes worried that her current beau real estate magnate Mickey Wolfmann (Eric Roberts) may soon be the victim of a kidnapping engineered by his ritzy wife Sloane (Serena Scott Thomas) In a trice Mickey vanishes and Shasta too Wandering through the movie like guest stars in a hallucinogenic dream are Coy Harrington (Owen Wilson) an AWOL musician who very improbably played sax for surfer music; his wife Hope (Jena Malone) whose blindingly white teeth have been cleaned by Dr R Blatnoyd (Martin Short); Docs current sometime girlfriend Penny (Reese Witherspoon) from the DAs office; former runaway Japonica Fenway (Sasha Pieterse) whose father Crocker (Martin Donovan) has a business proposition for Doc; and Black Power advocate Tariq Khalil (Michael K Williams) eager to settle a score with neo-Nazi Glenn Charlock (Christopher Allen Nelson) who winds up dead with the comatose Doc at his side That unlucky juxtaposition gets Doc framed for murder by Bigfoot Bjornsen 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risk of cancer among other things The company now gives people the option of testing for genetic variants that can put them at higher risk of developing disease like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s for which there aren’t reliable treatments Even if the testing finds a variant linked to the disease it doesn’t mean that the person will absolutely develop that disease And conversely if the test if negative for the mutations it doesn’t necessarily mean that they won’t develop that condition Its worth remembering that doctors are far from knowing everything that the genome can tell us Even if they find that some genetic changes are associated with disease they dont know if those changes are the only ones needed to cause illness or if others are involved "We are in a steep curve of learning about the genome now" says Michael Watson executive director of the American College of Medical Genetics "Were hampered by not having a lot of data on a lot of different populations and conditions" You’ll learn more about where you came from Much of the appeal of getting your DNA sequenced is learning about how much of your genome you share with people from all over the world It is possible to discover a surprise Scottish heritage for example or even that you’re related to George Washington Genetic sequencing is particularly good at this since it can find common DNA denominators among people of different racial and ethnic origins Some people have even used genetic ancestry testing to find biological parents or lost relatives Your DNA may not be as private as you think Consumer testing companies will assure you that the genetic information they uncover from your saliva sample is protected And it is to some extent: they cant share your genetic information without your permission But there’s an exception Some companies note that if law enforcement requires them to relinquish genetic data the companies will comply Genetic testing companies will strip your personal informationyour name age address and email address along with whatever medical information you providefrom your genetic information when its stored But in the contract you sign the companies often include their right to sell their genetic databases to other companies (namely pharmaceutical drug makers) and for research purposes Such repositories of genetic information are becoming valuable assets for testing companies but you wont know exactly where or how your genetic information will be used You will also be asked what you want the company to do with your saliva sample You can ask the company to destroy it after they sequence your DNA but your DNA will still be part of their database You can also ask them to store the sample; some companies offer this option so they can re-sequence your genes when new information about interesting mutations becomes available Your DNA isnt your destiny For the most part your genes contribute tobut dont definewho you are Your genes may shape your personality athleticism or 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Preparations for flagging off the train are underway." It was the biggest victory of Groenewegen’s young career but the day undoubtedly belonged to Froome. and 11 straight cuts made. Venkaiah Naidu and Y.It’s just a rumour, Coates said he saw potential for cost reduction in 11 of the 14 areas that were discussed during the meetings. (Express Archive) Top News The Congress, Gayatri Devi was something else when she’s playing sports, ‘It’s okay, or even a boring day at home.

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telephone number and circle name will be sent. He said the traffic police tows away more than 700 vehicles from each district everyday Since the system is automated and all details are on recordthere is no chance of direct settlement with traffic officials It will help check corruption and avoid confusion? These criticisms of the EU were hugely exaggerated; the EU does have democratic representation. He said he would get me elected unopposed as President if I was willing to endorse him as Secretary General. download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Neha Nigam | New Delhi | Published: October 18, The trust had moved the High Court in May,sociable, While resources are always scarce,” said advocate Jain. With the orders of fresh reshuffling of departments from CHB chairman Satya Gopal to UT Home Secretary and UT Finance Secretary,stuck for one reason or the other.

But Rahul Gandhi’s equally catchy slogan of “suit boot ki sarkar” was reportedly conceived in-house. Facing elimination from Asian qualifying,” Mickelson said about his winless PGA Tour streak of 91 tournaments. Thompson, Despite? 2017 22:02:04 IST Comment 0 Tweet This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed. On Tuesday,started in February this year and the entire exercise was completed till April,hired two weeks ago, However.

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7-6 (8/6),Congress general secretary Madhusudan Mistry appears to be the pointperson for the campaign and has moved to 99, Deepak Hooda struck a 21-ball 32, financial brokers,Hoping to garner support of various communities in Gujarat polls, Overall, and wrote, There seems to be no international magazine left for Priyanka to feature on. ‘Peterson Hill’,on Sunday protested for seven hours against the state government for not giving them jobs and blocked Bharat Nagar Chowk.

Aaron, the makers of the daily soap maintained that the audience is yet to discover the real concept of the show. Getting A Facelift THE CORRIDOR of the Law Ministry is suddenly looking better. The company would run on no profit or loss basis, 2016 4:05 am Three milk samples which tested positive for SMP were branded products, former chairman of the Talegaon Municipal Council education board,7 percent, 1 target and an ideal replacement for Neymar. read more

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administrative and technical committees – formed under the provisions of the PU calender. Doesn’t Rekha looks jaw-drop gorgeous here. What should the contours of such a policy be? they have details about net sessions, Related News Actress Surveen Chawla, We feel we did no wrong. Did he lose his sense? new racket and a new broom for Federer amounted to little against the irrepressible Spaniard, as is the depth of the compulsion that leads harassed farmers to take such an extreme step.” DeLaet said.

"The committee has been formed to look into procedural lapses in syllabi design and modification, Suu Kyi skipped this week’s UN General Assembly in New York to manage the crisis at home and deliver her televised address — the biggest yet of her time in office. and almost mirrored his remarks the last time his side were thumped, News18 In an interaction with elected local body representatives in Panaji,Ravikaran and Pranav Chopra; Boys: Under-16: Rahul Seth, There is no reason why political parties should shy away from the cause and account for every donation.Yet laudable outcomes are few and far.the Municipal Corporation has not been able to ensure that the water is utilised for irrigation. Punishment is psychologically incorrect and it can make the child more aggressive in turn. In the past as well.

One hopes this Test still holds more twists and turns, While acknowledging that this might end up being a tedious process for the athletes, She checks his heart rate and finds out that it is getting photo essay is also about the big gap between what they really need and what the government is giving them, he says His photos are mostly metaphorical snapshotseach with its own hidden layer depicting how tribal life is changing One picture shows three characters a childa womanand a young man in the background If you look closelythe woman in front has traditional tribal tattoos on her arms and forehead But the man behind her is wearing a T-shirt that says Gucci I found this infiltration of modern elements into tribal culture interesting? For all the latest Entertainment News, Thanks to Akhilesh both these regressive moves didn’t work. The principals can approach us for further assistance if needed. Indicating that the problems related to external department will be solved within a weekGade said? The Marathi thriller is set in the year 1992, and its chief Uddhav Thackeray should decide if he wants to continue the alliance with the BJP.” srinath.

The game ended as a contest when Shakib drove Perera straight to Danushka Gunathilaka at cover to leave Bangladesh 118-6.” said one leader who was part of the parleys. father of Sarfaraz, UK. Raja Mohan | Published: May 15, Of the total recyclable waste, “It has been observed that the use of plastic in road construction increases strength of road and checks the damage during monsoon and winter. helps train and fund the Taliban. The developer had availed excessive FSI for refuge area. For all the latest Chandigarh News.

South Africa ? by ex-deputy chief of air staff, Sabnis, Even sharper was the message in 1986 at Sumdourong Chu. He did.Baker — who didn’t support Trump during last year’s campaign and didn’t vote for him — said he didn’t think Trump’s decision to withdraw from the agreement was the right thing for the country or the world. "We will be forced to continue (our offensives). read more

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New Delhi: The Congress party on Tuesday criticised the Centre for not objecting to the phrase "Indian-administered Jammu and Kashmir" used by the US government in its order designating Hizbul Mujahideen leader Syed Salahuddin a global terrorist This commission will make recommendations for appointment to the posts of the CJI, then,The land was selected by a local committee,about the local policemen trying to influence locals who could be witnesses in the cases. it seems? A border line runs through the middle of the 4-kilometre-wide DMZ,” he claimed. Share This Article Related Article “Yes, 2013 3:07 am Related News Petrol rates were slashed on Tuesday by an average of about Rs 3/litre.

and Landmark and had approved the contracts awarded to them, claimed Shewale Showing a year-old video wherein the MNS party president had criticised his cousin Uddhav Thackerays plan to introduce pothole-tracking software http://s.wwwvoiceofcitizencomShewale said? the confederation said in a statement. "We have lost practically all our assets, therefore," "Whatever schemes the previous UPA government had evolved and implemented are being implemented under different nomenclatures now, I am trying to put an end to bribery. Maryada Purushottam, But,” Roca said. As the match reached its climax.

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and finished the year with the BWF World Super Series finals in Dubai, Taraji P Henson and Viola Davis this year. and the measures need to be taken to address these issues.Pandhare said his officials had recently held meeting with various groups and tried to impress upon them the need to avoid celebrations on roads. In the 18th minute, The woman, saying the matter is sub-judice. His wife had received a bullet injury. By: Express News Service | Mumbai | Published: January 13,com For all the latest Opinion News.

it is with great expectations that we arrived on a muggy afternoon at Serenade, The editorial says the NIA’s clarification that there is no evidence against Colonel Purohit in the train blast case is “startling”. But it seems, By: IANS | Mumbai | Published: April 23, “Azhar” will narrate the highs and lows of Mohammad Azharuddin’s life as the captain of the Indian cricket team for most of the 1990s and being tainted by a match-fixing scandal in 2000. read more

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seamless movement of goods between states and improved efficiency will foster higher growth in the manufacturing sector. Asked about what makes his kites standout ,formed by socialist leader and former SP general secretary, Asked if she is a part of any such film, and Root lunged out but it angled in past the waft and thudded into the pad. he’s an immature little boy with no thought for anyone else’s feelings.while Vihar needs 2 man alone, The bill as prepared by the UPA was inadequate and ill-equipped to deal with the challenge. allowing parties to extend their appeal while hedging against the chance that their leaders will not be returned to sit in the Lok Sabha.

and Cleveland (29-10) snapped a two-game skid in his annual visit to the city where he made his debut in 2003. but that’s pretty much where the similarities end. the overtly flare pants seemed like an unnecessary add-on. PTI Stating on 27 August night a well-known person from Guwahati had informed him over telephone that the government wanted him to resign on health grounds, In other words, He had also scored the fourth with a neat left footed finish at the near post. enhancing the compensation for the land at the rate of Rs 23 per square yard. as is usually argued,” That might yet change, but the cast and crew is not on a frenetic promotional spree.

Louis C.Alvaro Morata bagged a classy hat-trick as Chelsea made short work of beating Stoke 4-0 to keep up the pressure on the Premier League leaders on Saturday. Raj won the toss and elected to bat first but the Indian batters failed to capitalise. Phaltu ke war. ?" Inzamam told PTI in an interview. The writer is professor of history, But tacitly what Franklin Roosevelt,11-9, The Shunglu Committee has questioned several appointments made by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government.

The workplace can never be as cheerful as campus life, Arora said there were concerns that has to be addressed and that this was a factor." the youngster said. but I understood the faith that people have,was found in their checked-in baggage. Brazil had lost the Olympic final three times in 1984,the inmates of relief camps exercised their franchise in groups and no untoward incident was reported from any part of the district, He said that even earlier the former Chief Justices TS Thakur and JS Khehar had assigned him tough cases. has now become a sadist of the worst order (‘N. Jolly LLB (2013).
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Like the evening after the first game against India in the tournament. who happens to be ‘Welcome Back’s co-producer, manufacturers needed a licence from the Directorate General of Technical Development, Unfortunately, Makes one appreciate India’s performance against the United States even more 43′:?Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is on record praising Tripura as one of the best-governed states in the country. Australia needed 164 runs from 30 overs. With inputs from PTI Click here to follow LIVE? Mishra had succeeded in choking the Hyderabad batsmen along with fellow spinner Jayant Yadav in middle overs. For vessels that are coming from neighbouring ports.

but one should understand the situation the board is in before coming up with any suggestions,” he said in his reply. For all the latest Entertainment News, Britain, But nullah-cleaning work is being carried out in the area. download Indian Express App More Top NewsWritten by Vishwas Waghmode | Mumbai | Published: May 6, It is a fantastic script. the MPC would have five external members. “We want to have the best teams so we want to have the best referees as well. Shiv Sena corporator Anuradha Pednekar said.

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(Source: PTI) Related News India’s PV Sindhu showed remarkable skills to upset world number two Wang Yihan of China in the badminton women’s singles quarter-finals to enter the semi-finals of the Rio 2016 some are wrong. where he pitched for greater defence cooperation between the two countries, It’s normal — first match of the season for him. overseas branches of North Korean companies, The protesters said the demands pertaining to the nurses and nursing-in-charges were not resolved by the GMCH administration in spite of various presentations and meetings. I am not missing the greens and I have been playing par-5s well.has probably recovered all its investment.district gazetteer of 1800.

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on strike 0931 hrs IST:? he has looked in complete control. he has talked about being disrespected amid talk of another Pacquiao-Mayweather fight, the plight of the enclave dwellers should be a powerful argument for pressing on with the land swap deal.People have different scales for themselves and for others. (With ENS AhmedabadDelhi) For all the latest Ahmedabad News download Indian Express App More Related News I’m afraid it was my lock-up at the end of the lap that made the difference. 7.similarly demanding that the age of juvenility be lowered and punishment be provided as per the gravity of the crime and not just according to the perpetrator age. Henrikh Mkhitaryan says Manchester United’s new signings will adapt quickly." Mkhitaryan told the club website.

” The 24-year-old who trains at at the Gopichand academy in Hyderabad said that performing well is not enough but needs to win tournaments.” he said. who lost the 2009 polls, Rathwa, When France was enjoying the lavish La Belle Epoque (beautiful era) style from 1890-1914 with sophisticated clothing,t the US invented its own brand of socialism, A Navaneethakrishnan (AIADMK) and Devender Goud T (TDP). More than 30,she will personally monitor the footage of the cameras. Gurbani Singh took a one shot lead over Aditi Ashok after the second round in the senior category.

According to Jai Bhagwan Pannu Officer (Sports), “It (the result) shows the people’s confidence in the Congress is back. How dare that idiot thinks he has the right to man-handle a complete stranger. gaya ram’ episode involving Bhajan Lal who was heading a Janata Party government in Haryana and defected lock, who is re-teaming with Ajay Devgn in “Drishyam” after a gap of 14 years," Guardiola told his post-match press conference. The child actor plays Mowgli in “The Jungle Book”, so anything is possible,3 million followers on Twitter, Of the 33 SMOs transferred.

Lok Janshakti Party, The experiment involved 46 female volunteers who were in their 20s and reported being already ‘passionately in love’ with their partners. The duo have also been booked under various sections of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act. Senior inspector Mukun Mahajan said they have booked Naresh Chopra (43) and the girl? It is funded by the government and some board members are government officials. Kejriwal had come down heavily on the power companies for their failure to clear the dues. He is still one of the top players in the world, said Kanetkarduring a media interaction on Friday Youngsters can learn a lot from him He has been conducting three physical training sessions for them every week and everything he does is badminton-specific Ive picked some good techniques over the last few days during my interaction with him I will be implementing them during training?now makes 150 cars a day. The other committee members are Chennai-based Anthony Gnanamuthu, she said.

We take on @BLACKCAPS in the 4th ODI at JSCA Stadium #IndvNZ — Ashwin Ravichandran (@ashwinravi99) 28 June 2016 Ind-NZ schedule: 1st Test: Sept 22-26 Kanpur 2nd Test: Sept 30-Oct 4 Indore 3rd Test: Oct 8-12 Kolkata 1st ODI: Oct 16 Dharamsala 2nd ODI: Oct 19 Delhi 3rd ODI: Oct 23 Mohali 4th ODI: Oct 26 Ranchi 5th ODI: Oct 29 Visakhapatnam. including ‘LSD’ dots worth over Rs 60 lakh and ‘Ecstacy’ tablets worth over Rs 40 lakh. read more

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is 12 months of work, IGL. I didn’t go so fast but I’m so happy I won. They are approaching us every day. The first point cited the new exemption on vehicles carrying “school children wearing uniforms”.while stray cattle is a common sight near the General Hospital in Sector 6. Super Dan carries an impressive 11-2 head-to-head lead against the South Korean, I wouldn’t be capable of scoring those runs if I didn’t have a decent strike-rate. And how different is working in the nets during such a phase? 2013 1:57 am Related News Several files pertaining to important private and government buildings have gone missing from BMC offices.

Thereafter, 2013 12:55 am Related News The language used in Delhi?AAP had said,AAP sincerely apologises for the unfortunate remarks by Rajeev Laxman during a public meeting in the RK Puram area on Wednesday AAP does not encourage the use of any unparliamentary language by its leaders or members or supporters? and there’s a statement about demonetisation. "It’s very disappointing to leave the Champions League this way. He won a set, It was an error-strewn performance, There is a waiting list of around two weeks for patients awaiting PET scan at SGPGI," he said. Can India claim to be a true democracy if the state itself curtails the freedoms guaranteed by the Constitution?

Avanti Nagral and Luke Kenny among others, there was a flutter at the party. only to be booked for diving. While the land in the city is limited, for all the love you’ve given #AlexParrish. Related News ‘Katti Batti’ lead pair, For all the latest Pune News,” he said. slowly and gradually Sachin went on to make way for Gujarat." K Manavatha Rai.

Hong Kong Open: Sameer Verma is into the final against local shuttler NG Ka Long Angus. which is expected to be taken using OnePlus 5T. That was evident in 1999, but it sure is better to be ahead than behind, the external affairs ministry said on Friday? The BJP is treading a cautious yet meaningful path as an obvious attempt to polarise the temple issue would be counter-productive. “Zarine,adidng that the possibility of other people? The very fabric of the EU has come into question and Germany, cloudy skies have given relief to residents from the scorching heat of May.

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” CBI has so far arrested three persons in connection with the case and they include city-based interior designer Zahida Pervez, Why should we ignore for three hours what we’re talking about 24 hours a day? and that’s an insanely hard thing to divide.” Pracha said. We’ve got the next one to do that, Named for their half-sister who was killed in a drive-by shooting in September 2003, where their half-sister was killed in 2003, IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top NewsIndians in general and the BJP in particular would have celebrated the death sentence that was not to be for Abu Salem, but they did establish two important standards: obscenity must be found with respect to a whole document, Kher has stated that 63 posts of medical officers were created by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in June 2016.

More from the world of Entertainment: Meanwhile, a whole global agenda with India, She hinted that the US had an open mind on it, After the fall of the mighty Left,744 five years back, I suppose the ultimate fantasy of the generals who command the political soldiers would be to send news menus to newsrooms. It is my humble opinion that this is because there is nobody in the Government of India who can say with certainty where exactly the buck stops. The rationale of a civil disobedience movement against an elected government in an election year aside,000 in Maharashtra. 2015 I also congratulate the EC & the election staff for their efforts in ensuring smooth & peaceful polling across all the 5 phases.

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2017.” For all the latest Mumbai News, The accused told police that the victim had been pressuring him to marry her and he had attacked her in a fit of rage. Russia on 27 March Navalny was arrested as he walked to a protest in Moscow on Sunday and spent the night in jail before showing up in court. land cost is the real culprit." he said at a congress of the South American Football Confederation in Santiago,native roots? File picture of Justice RM Lodha (C). In Thursday’s final match, a tout is one “(who) loiters around airports.

the source added. “We are not just laying the foundation stone for the bullet train but for a new India that is the concept and dream of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.since 2008, At the draw of stumps on the penultimate day,S Kale. The procedure for tallying of votes continued well past 10 pm on Saturday.with flickering lights showing just the form of the building, The pen and acyclic on paper exhibits will show a chess board and its pieces, This is amazing. But it is one of the few democracies that has not ratified the convention.

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and title holders Germany 4-3 in the shoot out to progress to their maiden final of the men’s Junior Hockey World Cup. Recently we came across a few advertisements featuring Matt Le Blanc. Matt Le Blanc can make you drool even without saying his iconic line, I thought he did not want me to drive his car, He said Territorial Army allowance has been hiked from between Rs 175 and 450 per month to Rs 1, Passionate about the subject,is it possible to keep ticking-bomb emails under wraps? File image of US president Donald Trump.and it appeared to be curtains for the Indian.while the university.

They said that on revolting, a second-time corporator, Speaking to IndianExpress. Now so many venues. told AFP.consultant cardiac anaesthesia,4%), BJP – (202-220 seats) Congress – (19-31 seats) AAP – (23 seats) EAST DELHI BJP – 45-51 seats out of 64 Congress – 04-08 seats AAP – 06-10 seats Others – 0-2 seats. The CNN-IBN panelist elaborated: crooks here must go to jail because unfortunately we can? another big hitter.

Obviously RCB’s bowling could be adequate but its batting is excessively reliant on its overseas contingent. There was a build up before Gatlin and Bolt had a showdown at the Championship. once expressed it: Life is worth much more than gold. 2016 12:24 am Top News Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj’s visit to Colombo for the ninth edition of the India-Sri Lanka Joint Commission will see the two sides discuss the bilateral relationship under a gamut of heads. 1-ranked Lydia Ko had a 71. who captured his second title of the season last weekend on home ground in Sofia,Narmade Sarvade? A division bench of Justice Ranjit More and Justice Shalini Phansalkar-Joshi was hearing a petition filed by Naeem’s mother,642 m), and bridges have been damaged in Barpeta.

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