Municipal Corporation to undertake infrastructure development of city

first_img Recommended for you Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsAppKingston, Jamaica, December 16, 2016 – Newly installed Mayor of Kingston and St. Andrew, Senator, Councillor Delroy Williams, says the Municipal Corporation will undertake a comprehensive programme of infrastructural development across the city.  He said this would facilitate significant local economic activity, while supporting the Government’s national growth agenda.  The new Mayor was giving his inaugural address during Thursday’s (December 15) installation ceremony at the Kingston and St. Andrew Municipal Corporation on Church Street, downtown Kingston.Among the priority areas, Senator Williams said, are the expansion of the city’s seaport; continued renovations in downtown Kingston; and increasing the speed of development approvals.Senator Williams said pivotal to these activities is timely implementation of provisions under the Town and Country Planning Act, Local Improvement Act and Building Act.  “We are committed to the orderly and progressive development of our city,” he said.Noting the Council’s cognisance of its role in the national growth agenda, Senator Williams gave the Corporation’s undertaking to execute its tasks to this end effectively and efficiently. “We will act within the statutory powers to be a facilitator,” he said.   “Development must be in keeping with the principles of good town and country planning. The management and enforcement of planning development and building control in the city will take center stage in our administration of the Municipal Corporation,” the Mayor emphasized.Senator Williams also underscored the need to establish “better synergies and linkages” to facilitate economic growth.   “We must not be obstructive to growth and development. But this must take place in a context of order and respect for the law. We must build a vibrant economy and the Municipal Corporation will play its role (in this regard),” he added.Senator Williams said the Corporation is also committed to facilitating cruise-ship stopovers in Kingston, and assured that “we will join hands with those who have been championing the effort”. He noted that entertainment is also critical to Kingston’s social, cultural and economic landscape.Senator Williams said the industry must be facilitated, based on its potential to create small, medium and large business opportunities.   “We are committed to facilitate and not hinder, but we must operate in the context of order. We must understand that Kingston cannot be the Pearl of the Antilles without the entertainment industry; but, equally, we cannot be the pearl without order. Central to our vision is order,” he emphasized Electricity Cost of Service Study among the big agenda items at September 11 Cabinet meeting Related Items:#magneticmedianews The Luxury of Grace Bay in Down Town Provocenter_img Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApp #MagneticMediaNews ALERT # 2 ON POTENTIAL TROPICAL CYCLONE NINE ISSUED BY THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY THURSDAY 12TH SEPTEMBER, 2019 AT 9 PM EDTlast_img read more

Firefighters free man pinned under construction equipment on Highway 500

first_imgA construction worker suffered life-threatening injuries early Thursday after being pinned under a paving machine on state Highway 500, officials said.Firefighters were dispatched to the incident just before 3:30 a.m. on west Highway 500 just east of the 39th St. exit.Crews arrived a few minutes later and found a man had been backed over by a paving machine, said Kevin Stromberg, spokesman for the Vancouver Fire Department. Crews asked for assistance from the Region 4 Technical Rescue Team, which specializes in difficult extrications.Crews used a front-end loader to lift the machine off the man, who was conscious and alert the entire time, Stromberg said. Firefighters placed lumber under the lifted machine to make sure it wouldn’t fall back on the victim.“It’s a pretty extensive operation,” Stromberg said.The man, identified by Washington State Patrol as Justin Pitts, was freed by about 4:04 a.m. and sent to PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. Later in the day, he was transferred to Legacy Emanuel Medical Center in Portland, where he was listed in critical condition.Abbi Russell, spokeswoman for the Washington State Department of Transportation, said contractor crews last night were completing final paving work for the St. Johns interchange project. Everything was shut down immediately after the incident, she said.“Safety is our No. 1 priority,” Russell said.West Highway 500 was completely blocked until about 7 a.m., when one lane reopened to traffic. Because crews stopped working, she said there will be an abrupt edge to pavement between lanes and from some ramps from St. Johns Boulevard.last_img read more

Mysterious Sumerian tablet puzzles UAF librarians

first_imgDownload audioThe University of Alaska Fairbanks’ Rasmuson Library has a mystery on its hands. It doesn’t know when or how, but in its collection lies a Bronze Age clay tablet.(Creative Commons photo by Jimmy Emerson)Like the Maltese Falcon, the small four thousand-year-old Ancient Sumerian clay tablet is surrounded in mystery. Rasmuson Library’s Curator of Rare Books Katherine Arndt says all they know is it was in their collection in 1982.“Marvin Falk, who was hired as the first rare book curator at that time; he doesn’t know if it was in the library before then or not,” Ardnt said.Arndt says the tablet’s storage box is from a New York rare book dealer and probably dates from the early 1940s. She and her colleagues believe it was a donation, but records are missing.They do know what it says thanks to the Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative. It is a receipt for a barley transaction.“It was threshed and the mill was evidently giving it back to whoever was getting it,” said Arndt.Definitely more prosaic than the Maltese Falcon. Yet the Rasmuson Library’s display from the ancient Middle East does call to mind Sam Spade’s observation: “The stuff dreams are made of.”last_img read more

Interior Secretary Sally Jewell announces inclusion of Native communities in land management

first_imgInterior Secretary Sally Jewell addressed AFN Friday. Jewell announced a new secretarial order that requires the Department to include native communities and traditional ecological knowledge in land management decisions.Listen Now The White House Tribal Nations Conference convenes leaders from the 567 federally recognized tribes to interact directly with high-level federal government officials and members of the White House Council on Native American Affairs (Photo courtesy of the Department of the Interior)“I’m announcing today a new secretarial order, which encourages collaborative agreements between Interior Department’s land managers and federally recognized tribes,” Jewell said. “The purpose is to provide guidance to our nation’s public land and water managers to make sure that when we share resources with a special geographical, historical and or cultural connection with tribes, that Natives have a meaningful and substantive role in their management.”Earlier in her talk, Jewell reviewed gains made in recent years which have brought federal managers and tribal leaders closer together in collaboration on resource issues, specifically pointing to working toward greater tribal engagement in subsistence issues.She cited an example of federal managers working with tribes in the Ahtna region on solutions to hunting pressure on moose.Jewell said her new secretarial order provides guidance to managers that native communities have a meaningful and substantive role in decisions.last_img read more

Black Caucus Seeks Meeting With Hogan on Desegregation Case

first_imgBy The Associated PressANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland has asked to meet with Gov. Larry Hogan to discuss a long-running dispute over Maryland’s treatment of its historically Black colleges.Del. Darryl Barnes, who chairs the caucus, asked for the meeting in a letter Friday. Barnes says a $100 million settlement over 10 years that Hogan proposed last year is “woefully inadequate.”Maryland HBCU’s (AFRO File Image)Shareese DeLeaver-Churchill, a Hogan spokeswoman, says the governor looks forward to a Feb. 7 meeting. She says the administration wants to conclude the case “in a way that is fair and equitable.”A federal appeals court ordered a fourth attempt at mediation in the 12-year-old dispute and set an April 30 deadline. The colleges say the state underfunded them while developing programs at traditionally White schools that drain prospective students away.last_img read more

5 Ways to Create an AlmostThere Prototype Marketing Video

first_imgAugust 12, 2016 Attend this free webinar and learn how you can maximize efficiency while getting the most critical things done right. Video is an incredibly powerful tool and an increasingly accessible one. Do you need a perfect works-like-looks-like prototype to create an effective video sell sheet? No, definitely not. Video is powerful in part because it’s so versatile. You can make your prototype look better on camera than it does in front of you, if you shoot it from the right angle. You can also easily obscure small defects. And, your prototype only needs to work right once on camera — or even not at all. That’s the beauty of editing. I could go on and on. My point is, shooting your video sell sheet is an excellent opportunity to get creative — and so is prototyping.To bring simple product ideas to market today, I’m a big advocate of licensing. I don’t believe in spending a lot of money, or even much money at all, on prototyping until you’ve tested the market first. Fundamentally, licensing — and by extension inventing — is a numbers game. You can’t afford to create a works-like-looks-like prototype of all of your ideas. You need to be able to work on many different projects and to pivot quickly.1. Your prototype is never what you’re selling, anyway.How your concept looks will change throughout its development, usually many times over. But the benefits of your concept never will. The prototypes you create are only as useful as they express the benefits of your idea. Of course, some ideas require proof of concept. Getting crafty will still serve you well.Related: 3 Steps to Transform Your Business Idea Into a PrototypeBack in the day, I built most of my prototypes out of paper. Paper is a forgiving, cheap medium. After studying sculpture at San Jose State and teaching myself how to design my own patterns, it was a natural fit. But that was then. So I have asked my team of inventRight coaches, who are in the trenches daily, actively trying to license their ideas. (Full disclosure: They were all my students first.)2. See what’s out there that takes you part of the way.Their first piece of advice was: Look to existing products first. Can you stitch together components of different products to cannibalize, or, in the words of OXO president Alex Lee, to ‘Frankenstein’ a physical prototype?When inventRight coach Amy Jo Brogan set out to invent a legitimately spill-proof coffee tumbler, she dug through “everything you can think of” that dispenses liquids at stores near her home, including TJ Maxx, her local grocer, the dollar store, and so on. She cut valves out of existing products and tested them at home on a rigid container, ultimately creating about five different prototypes before settling on the direction she wanted to go in. “I looked at everything. Valves vary in size, and size affects strength. It wasn’t just the valve I had to figure out,” Brogan added. “When I cut a hole in the lid, it would leak. So I had to test quite a few adhesive glues as well. It was a constant work in progress.” Brogan’s spill-proof coffee mug made its debut at the International Home + Housewares Show earlier this year.Related: 5 Tips for Creating a Prototype3. Conform to established standards, don’t buck them.InventRight coach David Fedewa used materials in his home to develop his prototype. When he set out to devise a way of keeping a can of beer colder for longer, he defined his parameters. “I wanted that last sip to taste just like the first,” he explained. The can needed to stay colder for about 20 to 30 minutes — the amount of time most people take to down a beer. He knew he didn’t want to invent anything that would significantly increase the can’s circumference, because the product might not fit standard cup holders. So he took a cupcake tin, filled one cup partly with water, pushed a can of beer on top of it, and froze the water in place, creating a can-sized frozen disk. He used the disk to test his hypothesis. Would it keep a can colder longer? It did! To create his video sell sheet, he used two prototypes: A looks-like prototype and a works-like. Swapping shots in and out gave the impression of a finished product. In 2013, Corkcicle licensed his innovation, Artican, from him.4. Prototyping materials and resources are endless.But what if you’re not handy at all, like inventRight coach Howie Busch? When Howie decided to invent a new kind of travel pillow, he sought out help. After purchasing supplies at Michaels, Jo-Anns, and Walmart, he brought his materials and a 3D rendering of his concept to his tailor. A few days later, he had inexpensive samples in hand. Busch licensed his travel pillow innovation to SNI/Cloudz, the leading travel pillow and travel accessory company in 2014. To prototype other ideas that required more engineering, he’s hired freelancers online, usually for a few hundred dollars, he said.Some of inventRight coach Terry O’Mara’s favorite materials to work with when he is fleshing out an idea for prototyping are Sculpey clay, a bake-able polymer clay, and prototyping plastic such as Thermoplastic Polyurethane pellets. Both give him a lot of flexibility in terms of malleability.Related: Need a Prototype? 3-D Printers Coming to UPS Stores5. Computer rendering and video play well together. As far as prototypes go, it’s hard to beat 3D computer renderings. They’ve just gotten so affordable. In several hours, you can hire someone to create a rendering that looks so lifelike people will wonder if they can order your product now. You can even insert your rendering into your video. Remember, there’s really no limit as to how far you can mix and match what’s real and what’s still theoretical, when it comes to video. If you can build a prototype that looks like the real deal, should you? Sure. That’s always going to be a plus. But is doing so necessary? No. Prototyping should not cost you an arm and a leg. It’s not a valid excuse for procrastination, either. If you’re waiting to contact potential licensees because your prototype isn’t finished, don’t. You’re wasting valuable time. The market is always subject to change. You need to capitalize on opportunities as they present themselves. Don’t let yourself be hamstrung by fear.  6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Free Webinar | Sept 5: Tips and Tools for Making Progress Toward Important Goals Register Now »last_img read more

British Airways packages on sale from four Canadian gateways

first_img Thursday, July 20, 2017 << Previous PostNext Post >> TORONTO — A new summer deal from British Airways offers savings worth up to $150 for clients booking both flight and hotel, and flight and car packages for travel through 2017.The promotion runs until July 25 for travel departing from all four of British Airways’ Canadian gateways up to Dec. 31, 2017.The airline says passengers can secure vacation packages with a low deposit and pay the balance in installments. British Airways’ ‘Customize Your Trip’ service allows customers to create a multi-destination vacation of their choice with flexibility to combine flights in and out of different airports, book multiple hotels and select car rental for any part of their vacation.Passengers save $100 when they spend $1,500 to $2,499. They can save $150 when they spend $2,500 or more.The deal comes as VisitBritain once again reports strong growth from Canada in the first three months of 2017, with visits from this market up 33% to 132,000. Spend was down by 17%, likely a reflection of fluctuations in the exchange rate.More news:  AMResorts has a new Sr. Dir. of Cdn. Sales & Consortia Rel’nsBritain saw a record first quarter for overall inbound visits and spend, with 8.3 million visits, up 10%, a new Q1 record, and Q1 spending jumped up by 16% to $7.4 billion compared to January to March last year, a new Q1 spending record and $984 million more than in Q1 2012.Bookings overall for international arrivals to the UK this summer are currently tracking 9% ahead of the same period last year.“These strong numbers show how much Canadians enjoy exploring the culture, heritage, cities and countryside of Britain,” said VisitBritain Interim Executive Vice President, The Americas, Paul Gauger.“We are seizing the opportunity to build on this, showcasing the many special events and anniversaries being held in Britain this year: from the 70th anniversary of the Edinburgh Festivals, to the 20th anniversary of the first Harry Potter book, to commemorating the 200th anniversary of the death of beloved writer Jane Austen.More news:  Marriott Int’l announces 5 new all-inclusive resorts in D.R. & Mexico“As Canada celebrates its 150th birthday in 2017, we are highlighting the heritage and cultural links between Canada and Britain on our Canada150 hub. We encourage Canadians to explore their ancestral links to Britain.” British Airways packages on sale from four Canadian gateways Travelweek Group center_img Tags: British Airways Share Posted bylast_img read more

Montreals mTrip merges with MisterFly

first_img Posted by Share MONTREAL — Mobile solutions leader mTrip, based in Montreal, is merging with travel platform MisterFly.Frederic de Pardieu, CEO of mTrip, says that using mTrip’s expertise in mobile solutions, MisterFly will develop personalized mobile applications that will better assist travellers throughout their purchasing and travel journey.mTrip got its start in 2009 as a B2C mobile application offering travel guides reaching over 3 million downloads, then expanded to the B2B market in 2014 with white-label solutions for the tourism and leisure industries.mTrip now develops B2C white-label and custom solutions for travel companies including travel agencies around the world, in over 10 languages. mTrip’s client list includes Alatur JTB, BCD Travel Affiliates, Collette, Exo Travel, Frequent Flyer Travel Paris, Globus family of brands, JTB, Private Travel and Radius Travel.For mTrip, the merger with MisterFly will be an opportunity to strengthen resources, create synergies, and accelerate its growth in existing and new markets, says de Pardieu. MisterFly meanwhile gains entry into the North American market.More news:  Carnival Cruise Line enhances HUB app for families and youth“This is truly a win-win operation, in line with the DNA and shared values of our two companies. It’s an opportunity to drive more value to our customers, accelerate our growth in the European market, and strengthen our position around the world,” says mTrip’s de Pardieu. “We are truly excited to join the MisterFly Family, they grew from 15 team members in 2015 to 250 today, winning one million passengers in two years, and selling over 270 million.”mTrip will be fully merging with MisterFly, with its founders joining the executive team. Tags: Apps, MisterFly, Montreal, mTrip Travelweek Group center_img Thursday, July 5, 2018 << Previous PostNext Post >> Montreal’s mTrip merges with MisterFlylast_img read more

Tariff increase on Chinese imports to raise input

first_img Tariff increase on Chinese imports to raise input … Turkish cherry industry eyes strong future in Chin … A proof-of-concept trial is also nearing completion in China, while production trials have begun in Oregon and California. New Zealand kiwifruit company Zespri is making strides in its strategy to supply global markets year-round, with its Northern Hemisphere harvest now well underway and delivering higher volumes. The company not only expects a lift to 19 million trays for the current campaign, but a greater proportion of the crop will be of the premium SunGold-branded variety with volumes set to be up by two-thirds at 10.5 million trays.In contrast, the volume of green Hayward kiwifruit is likely to be down by around one million trays, at a total of eight million. “This year’s Northern Hemisphere harvest is expected to exceed 19.1 million trays, which is almost 25 percent up on the 15.4 million trays recorded in 2017/18,” says Zespri chief international production officer Sheila McCann-Morrison.”Zespri is looking forward to completing the New Zealand season by the end of the year while transitioning to supply from our Northern Hemisphere locations.”McCann-Morrison said growth in Zespri’s offshore supply allowed it to meet increasing consumer demand while ensuring the brand remains top of mind during the three or four months of the year when New Zealand-grown kiwifruit is unavailable. “Ultimately, this is trying to meet the needs of our consumers and support sustainable long-term returns for our non-New Zealand and New Zealand-grown crop,” she says.Zespri has developed long-term partnerships with growers and suppliers outside New Zealand to provide Zespri kiwifruit that meets stringent quality standards in Italy, South Korea, Japan and France.Europe remains Zespri’s most significant source of non-New Zealand-grown kiwifruit, with Italy supplying more than 90% of our total volumes and more than nine million trays of SunGold.“In addition to expanding our production in current key European locations, particularly in Italy, we are running trials in new growing locations to determine whether we can successfully diversify our supply,” says McCann-Morrison.”We believe this will allow us to mitigate risks like pests and adverse weather events and also bring our supply closer to market.”Outside of Europe, Zespri expects to see continued growth in Asia and is focusing on increasing the supply of SunGold in Japan and South Korea to meet strong demand.Zespri also continues to explore the potential for a 12-month supply programme in China. A proof of concept trial in China is nearing completion, working with local partners to assess local Chinese varieties to determine whether we can sustainably grow Zespri-quality fruit.The group has also started production trials in Oregon and California in the U.S., which has become one of Zespri’s most significant new growth markets due to demand for SunGold. China imports record banana volume … center_img October 28 , 2018 Russia bans some Chinese fruit imports … You might also be interested inlast_img read more

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first_imgParis, France – Reported by Jessica Michault for Elite Traveler, the private jet lifestyle magazineThe concept of a jacket sans sleeves is not as ridiculous as it sounds. Indeed, this stylish summer piece has all the important elements a jacket needs: A tailored shape, lapels, buttons and even the optional shoulder pads. And when the weather heats up, you’ll quickly come around to the idea that sleeves are simply superfluous.For designer Kris Van Assche, the style was an important aspect of both his signature line and his collection for Dior Homme. In the former, he played with the idea of loosening up a classic power suit. A traditional pinstripe suit came down the catwalk without its sleeves, blending almost seamlessly into a sporty horizontal striped t-shirt. The Dior Homme show, meanwhile, featured long and short monochrome jackets—clean of any embellishment— that wrap the body at the collar to create a clerical chicness. The pieces feel like they may have a longer shelf life than just the season.Although designers paired their sleeveless jackets with both short-sleeved tops and dress shirts, the best accessory for this style are bare arms. Models showed off their guns at the Neil Barrett and Juun.J shows in sleeveless twists on the trench coat. At Walter Van Beirendonck the sleeveless styles were colorful interpretations of business jackets and came with an optional pair of totem pole-themed, upper arm-length leather gloves. Thom Browne’s version of the trend was a bit of a hybrid between a waistcoat and a dinner jacket. He softened his designs by rounding the hems of the jackets in a way that subtly echoed the roll of the model’s shoulders. The resulting pieces looked both refined and relevant to a modern man’s wardrobe. Sold on this cutting-edge trend? Be sure not to mistake a straightforward suit vest or waistcoat for a sleeveless jacket. These eye-catching jackets are cut long and tend to be blockier than a vest, and are not to be layered over. Quite the opposite, they are a final piece intended to put that finishing touch on your summer ensemble.It takes a certain amount of courage to take this trend out for a spin (not to mention a few bicep curls). But by ripping off the sleeves of sartorial staples like trench coats and suit jackets, designers have turned these conventional looks into audacious statement pieces—clothing that rebels just enough to turn the wearer into a risk taker.www.dior.comwww.juunj.comwww.krisvanassche.comwww.neilbarrett.comwww.thombrowne.comwww.waltervanbeirendonck.comlast_img read more

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first_img by The Associated Press Posted Feb 4, 2019 8:49 am PDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email LONDON — Don McCullin’s most famous photographs scorch with the physical and emotional brutality of conflict: a shell-shocked American soldier in Vietnam, a starving woman and child in Nigeria’s breakaway Biafra.But don’t call him a war photographer. Asked about the term Monday, McCullin says: “I hate that.”Still, a major new exhibition of the British photographer’s work is full of damaged people, ravaged landscapes and scarred cities from Beirut to Belfast. His black and white images powerfully capture the emotions of war.The retrospective of more than 250 images runs from Tuesday to May 6 at Tate Britain , the country’s foremost gallery of U.K. art.But don’t call McCullin an artist.“I hate that, too,” he says. “I’m not an artist. I’m a photographer, and that’s all there is to it.”The Associated Presscenter_img Don McCullin photo show looks at 6 decades covering conflictlast_img read more

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Final Fantasy XI and XIV, Well.actually he was that last partbut its a testament to Pratts genial charm that his Peter Quill felt like a real human being even when the movie occasionally wedged him into a capital-letters Heros Journey And this is precisely what Indiana Jones calls for: Someone with the easy charm the manly poise the authentic guy-ness of early 80s Harrison Ford Like Ford Pratts history is the story of a guy working hard to get his moment in the sunand if Pratt doesnt have anything on his résumé like Fords "I was just a carpenter man" origin myth he does have the Scooby-Doo Maui Van-House Pratt has character something a lot of equivalently aged action dudes seem to lack (Cough cough Sam Worthington cough cough Jai Courtney cough cough) That would go a long way to making a new Indiana Jones a more attractive prospectespecially considering that a Disney Jones would probably feature no Spielberg no Lucas no Ford or any of the creative people who made one great Indiana Jones movie one good Indiana Jones movie one weird Indiana Jones movie and one ungodly terrible Indiana Jones movie Bad Idea: You could frontload the argument by pointing out that part of Pratts charm is rooted in his characters simplicity But Indiana Jones is an archaeologist and a college professor: You completely believe it when Ford puts on his nerd-glasses and there is something enthralling about listening to his Indiana Jones spout historical-mythic exposition We should also remember that Han Solo and Indiana Jones arein small but pivotal waysvery different characters Part of the key to Ford-as-Solo is how he seems to be slightly ridiculing all the woozy cosmic melodrama around him ("Absolutely Your Worship") Ford-as-Indiana is funny too but hes also much more of a classical romantic hero Could Pratt do this Would he even want to There are also more general career implications here: The question of how many franchises a single man should carry The more specific question of how many Disneyfranchises a grown-up would want to carry And at least one hyper-specific-for-Chris-Pratt question: Should a Steven Spielberg franchise with one great movie and at least one terrible movie actually even get rebooted without Spielberg This article originally appeared on EWcom Contact us at editors@timecomKristen Bell might walk a red carpet with ease now but that doesn’t mean that she didn’t have a “disastrous haircut” growing up On The Late Late Show on Wednesday night the Good Place actress revealed that she played baseball on an all-boys team as a kid While some might worry about the gender disparity Bell reassured host James Corden that she fit right in with the boys thanks to her very ’80s hairstyle that came courtesy of her mother “My mother made sure that I would not take any flak from anybody because she gave me a real disastrous sort of haircut to make sure I fit in with the boys” Bell said “She took the bangs past the ear past the forehead past the ear all the way down to the back which I believe we now call a mullet So I never had any problems because everyone thought I was one of the little boys” Bell even generously shared a photo of the memorable cut on the show which you can see in the full clip below Write to Cady Lang at cadylang@timemagazinecomPatna: Congress leaders on Saturday met RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav to express solidarity with him in the wake of a series of CBI raids at the premises of the former railway minister and his family members but Nitish Kumar’s JD (U) continued to maintain a silence on the issue After seeing off the opposition’s presidential nominee Meira Kumar who wound up her three-day Bihar visit on Saturday at the airport Bihar minister and state Congress chief Ashok Choudhary and Congress Legislature Party leader Sadanand Singh visited the 10 Circular Road residence of Rabri Devi to meet Prasad RJD chief Lalu Prasad addressing a press conference with his son and deputy CM Tejashwi Yadav at his residence in Patna PTI Congress ministers in the Grand Alliance government Awdesh Kumar Singh and Madan Mohan Jha also accompanied them to meet the RJD president Choudhary told PTI it was a "personal" visit and "not a political one" He however attacked the BJP for yesterday’s CBI raids at 12 premises of Lalu Prasad and his family members across the country "Since they (BJP) have failed to defeat us (Grand Alliance) through the people’s mandate they are now misusing the government machinery to target us" alleged Choudhary Earlier talking to reporters at the Sadaquat Ashram the state Congress chief who is also the education minister in Nitish Kumar’s cabinet repeated Prasad’s defence which he had put forward yesterday that Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Prasad Yadav was a minor at the time of the allotment of license for two IRCTC hotels to the Kochhar brothers at Ranchi and Puri allegedly in exchange for land in Patna He also blamed BJP president Amit Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the CBI raids While the Congress leaders stood with Lalu Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was yet to break his silence on the matter The RJD Congress and JD(U) are partners in the Grand Alliance government in Bihar headed by Kumar A report from Rajgir where Kumar has been staying since Thursday due to health reasons said the chief minister visited the famous tourist spot of Ghora Katora but the media was not allowed inside during his visit When contacted Bihar JD(U) chief spokesman Sanjay Singh and spokesman Neeraj Kumar refused to comment on the issue Meanwhile RJD ministers and leaders kept rushing to Rabri Devi’s residence in support of the party’s "first family" RJD ministers Chandrika Rai Abdul Gafoor state party chief Ramchandra Purbe and a host of others were seen going inside Rabri Devi’s house Georgetown University will treat descendants of 272 slaves in the school’s past as they would treat legacy applicants in the admissions process the university announced Thursday as one in a series of steps it will take to address its associations with slavery The Jesuits who founded Georgetown sold 272 slaves in 1838 and used the proceeds to pay off the university’s debts Georgetown University President John DeGioia announced the measures in response to a report from the school’s Working Group on Slavery Memory and Reconciliation which DeGioia convened in 2015 to examine Georgetown’s association with slavery and how it should respond now The descendants of those 272 people have been involved with the working group in the past year and the university today said they will get the preferential admissions status that descendants or siblings of other Georgetown students and alumni currently have "As we join the Georgetown community we must understand that part of our history is this history of slaveholding and the slave trade" said working-group chair David Collins "And that opens our eyes to broader social issues that are still unhealed in our nation History matters up to the present and into the future” Georgetown is also renaming two buildings Freedom Hall and Remembrance Hall to Isaac Hall and Anne Marie Becraft Hall (respectively) after one of the enslaved men sold and a free woman who founded a Georgetown school for young black women in 1827 The university also said it will create a memorial on campus Historian at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Craig Steven Wilder told the New York Times that he isn’t aware of any other school that has ever given an edge to the descendants of slaves during admissions Write to Julia Zorthian at juliazorthian@timeinccom the 2015 movie-star-bro equivalent of surprising your college roommate with a road trip to Tijuana. 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He overcorrected and rolled his vehicle in a ditch before he was ejected from the car, As AEY Inc. they took advantage of a government requirement that a certain percentage of contracts be awarded to small businesses working their way up from helmets to AK-47s What ensued was a web of shady contracting cocaine-fueled crises and international diplomacy best left for the movie (or if you want the whole story Lawsons 2015 book Arms and the Dudes) Though much of what they did was legal some wasn’t (forging company information in order to make bids more attractive for example or procuring illegal ammunition) and the whole affair would ultimately come crashing down Phillips and co-writers Stephen Chin and Jason Smilovic changed many of the details: Audis were swapped for Porsches the nationality of the shady arms dealer played by producer Bradley Cooper was switched from Swiss to American Phillips subscribes to the adage "never let the facts get in the way of the truth" and he appreciated the freedom afforded by his subjects’ relative anonymity As he explained "Were not making Lincolnwere making a movie about two stoners from Miami" In casting Hill and Teller Phillips sought a balance between what Teller calls "that guy who can come into any room and take over" and the one who is very much "not that guy but respects that guy” As Efraim Hill is as crude as they come Hes a chameleon assuming false identities to ingratiate himself with whoevers on the other end of the phone In one scene he’s a devout Christian and in the next he’s waxing philosophical on last week’s Torah portion His expressions of joy punctuated with a high-pitched cackle arrive whenever money is on the table and his opposition to the war is trumped by the opportunities it presents to line his pockets Still hes magnetic in his crassness "If you meet him in real life hes a great guy but hes not necessarily electric" says Phillips "But when hes onscreen in movies he vibrates That was why I wanted him so badly I wanted this guy to be one of those guys that you fall in love with in the beginning and by the end youre supposed to hate him but you kind of walk out and go Hes kind of cool still" With Hill playing an untouchable spectacle it falls on Teller to be a way in for the audience a challenge he welcomed coming off of playing the flamboyant boxer Vinny Pazienza for the forthcoming drama Bleed For This "I enjoyed playing the guy with the redeeming qualities" he says "Its nice to actually play a guy that you like" Teller spent time with the real-life Packouz on setpay close attention and you’ll catch his cameo playing Blue Oyster Cult’s "(Dont Fear) The Reaper" at a nursing homebut by that point he had largely completed his preparations for the character (Diveroli who was released from prison last year did not participate in the film) "Anytime you can meet the person youre playing its always interesting" says Teller though hes wary of peoples tendency to edit their own stories to their benefit "Its not a documentary so I didnt feel the need to imitate him" Though Phillips was drawn to the storys human tale its inextricably entwined with its political context and he hopes viewers dont confuse the storys victims for its villainsor feel the need to draw such simple conclusions at all "I think if you watch this movie through the correct lens you dont see it as these guys are horrible" he explains "You see it as an indictment on the governmentthe lack of checks and balances that exist at the Pentagon The government was fully aware that you couldnt source a hundred million rounds of ammo after two Iraq warstheres literally a drought of ammobut the government didnt give a st where it came from It was for the Afghans It wasnt for our soldiers" Or as Teller puts it "They dont make the statutesthey just figure out what they can do to make some money" They dont call them war dogs for nothing Write to Eliza Berman at elizaberman@timecom “Despite our differences on policy and politics, an evolutionary geneticist at the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom.’’ it said. (APPLAUSE) MUIR: Secretary Clinton, I’m going to ask the secretary here, it suggests "this was very anomalous, But many scientists were unhappy with Maquieria’s proposal, adding that all the shops will be open on Tuesday.

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The NEMA special intervention team, "There is zero truth to what you may be reading. dramatic consequences of social and political upheaval, Ellison’s a little less-known outside Silicon Valley: But he’s a hugely important figure,"Perzen is just an incredibly gifted, 3rd Armored Brigade deploy to Poland in January to stand watch against Russia.Timothy Fadek—ReduxPoliticsAs Moscow Advances US Allies Look Warily to Trump for ClarityMassimo Calabresi / WashingtonSimon Shuster / Podgorica MontenegroFeb 16 2017The coup was planned for election day Wearing fake police uniforms and armed with assault rifles more than a dozen Kremlin-linked plotters were allegedly preparing to storm the parliament of the tiny Balkan nation of Montenegro and assassinate its Prime Minister Their goal according to the government’s investigators was to stop the country of 620000 from joining NATO which would give the US-led alliance control of nearly every northern Mediterranean port from Gibraltar to the Bosporus On a tip from an informant real Montenegrin police rounded up the plotters as polls opened for the vote in October Two ringleaders both suspected agents of the Russian intelligence services are now back in RussiaThe aborted coup was a reminder that a new battle for Europe has begun From the Baltics to the Balkans and the Black Sea to Great Britain Vladimir Putin is seeking to rebuild Russia’s empire more than 25 years after the fall of the Soviet Union From Jan 29 to Feb 3 Russian-backed forces launched thousands of strikes in renewed attacks on pro-European government positions deep inside Ukraine Using propaganda agents provocateurs and overt military threats in Estonia Serbia Moldova and other East European countries Putin is attempting to undermine the democratic governments of former communist countries threatening the security of millions of people Farther west he is pursuing alliances with nationalist anti-EU forces in France Germany Hungary and other major democraciesRelated2018 ElectionsArizona’s Kyrsten Sinema Flipped a GOP Seat But Don’t Expect a Cookie-Cutter Democrat2018 ElectionsArizona’s Kyrsten Sinema Flipped a GOP Seat But Don’t Expect a Cookie-Cutter DemocratPerhaps the most important front in this new conflict has been unfolding in the West Wing Over the course of the past three months according to senior Trump Administration officials and others who have participated quiet but consequential talks have taken place there over whether the US should resist Putin in his new campaign or cede to Russia a sphere of influence in Eastern Europe In return for the latter the theory goes Russia would join the US in an alliance against ISIS work to reduce nuclear-weapon stockpiles and help constrain ChinaDonald Trump has publicly annunciated parts of such a grand bargain as have top advisers Steve Bannon and National Security Adviser Michael Flynn who was forced to resign on Feb 13 for his back-channel conversations with a Russian diplomat The White House officials who have advocated such a deal in whole or part see nationalism as the basis for all-important fights against Islamic extremism and China’s riseOpposing a Russia deal are such Cabinet secretaries as Defense Secretary James Mattis and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson who backed by virtually the entire Washington foreign policy establishment view multilateral alliances as crucial to maintaining hard-won stability in Europe and beyondFlynn’s ouster makes it politically more difficult for those who would like to advance a pro-Moscow strategy They were further set back on Feb 14 when the New York Times reported that Trump’s aides had repeated contacts with senior Russian intelligence officials in the year before the US presidential election As multiple law-enforcement intelligence and congressional investigations advance the room for rapprochement with Russia is shrinking but within the White House that has not quelled the appetite for a dealThose who have spoken with Trump about a grand bargain with Russia say it appeals to the businessman in him "The President really desires to do deals and he wants to be seen as someone who’s able to change the way the US approaches the world" says Senator Bob Corker of Tennessee the Republican head of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee who argued against big deals with Russia in detailed conversations with Trump on Nov 29 in New York City when he was being interviewed for Secretary of State "But doing deals for deals’ sake without knowing what direction [they take us] that could be hugely harmful to our nation and to the rest of the Western world" Corker saysIt is unclear if the grand bargain was originally an American notion or one floated by Moscow Critics wonder what benefit such a trade could have for Washington Russia they argue is weak Its economy has been in recession for two years and is smaller than that of Italy Moscow’s only aircraft carrier a Soviet-era diesel clunker barely coughed its way back and forth to Syria over the past six months losing two planes to accidents along the way Russia has been begging the US to form an anti-ISIS alliance no strings attached and Putin has already expressed a desire in his first post-Inauguration phone call with Trump to pursue renewed arms-control measures Ceding Eastern Europe to Moscow–something that has been close to heretical in Western diplomacy since Yalta–in exchange for freebies "would be both stupid and immoral and would reverse every fundamental tenet of American foreign policy since World War II" says Eliot Cohen of Johns Hopkins University one of America’s foremost conservative foreign policy expertsNo decisions on a deal with Russia are imminent but lingering uncertainty over US commitment to East European democracies is helping to redraw the lines in the meantime Leaders in Bulgaria and Moldova are listing back toward Moscow And anti-EU candidates in France and Germany are finding common cause with Moscow ahead of elections later this year sowing concern among traditional US allies "The liberal international order that the United States and its European allies have upheld since the end of World War II is in danger of unraveling" a recent Carnegie Endowment report on the breakdown in US-Russia relations warns "and there is mounting concern that the United States may abandon its commitment to preserving this order"RelatedWhite HouseWhitaker to Consult Ethics Officials Over Recusal From the Russia ProbeWhite HouseWhitaker to Consult Ethics Officials Over Recusal From the Russia ProbeMontenegro a nation with fewer inhabitants than San Francisco and a military of only about 2000 members has been conquered by one great power after another for most of its history from ancient Rome to the Third Reich After 10 years of talks and trial runs the country is now on the cusp of joining the world’s most powerful military alliance this time voluntarily Its leaders signed accession documents with NATO in May and 24 of the alliance’s 28 members have already ratified its membership Only Spain Canada the Netherlands and the US are left Trump has Montenegrins worrying whether they’ll make it "If Putin asks Trump not to admit Montenegro and really gives him something in return we don’t know what will happen" says Nebojsa Medojevic a Montenegrin lawmaker who backs NATO membership Trump has yet to say whether he supports the country’s accession to the allianceIt is Montenegro’s warm deep-water port in the Mediterranean that makes it especially valuable to Putin and he is known to push hard when he thinks his strategic interests are at stake With its assault against Crimea in 2014 the Kremlin undertook the first territorial land grab by a major power in Europe since World War II Russian special forces disguised as local self-defense units took control of the Crimean parliament in the course of one day that year They installed a loyal Prime Minister Sergei Aksyonov who set the stage for Russia to annex the peninsula outrightSome of those same commandos who became known as the "little green men" then appeared in Ukraine’s eastern regions As the West moved to isolate Russia with sanctions harsher than those imposed against the Soviets during the Cold War the Russian gunmen continued seizing government buildings around the cities of Donetsk and Luhansk and installing warlords to rule them The result has been a separatist conflict that has so far killed more than 10000 people and displaced more than 2 million Dozens died during the latest flare-up in fighting which began after Putin and Trump had their first post-Inauguration phone call on Jan 28Putin has tested the West before in Estonia one of the five NATO members that directly border Russia In September 2014 a group of Russian troops allegedly stormed across that border with the help of smoke grenades and radio jammers kidnapped an Estonian security officer and took him back to Moscow to stand trial for espionage The raid which came two days after President Obama visited the country was intended to show that "Russia does what it wants in this part of the world" Urmas Reinsalu an Estonian lawmaker and former Minister of Defense told the newspaper Postimees at the timeSuch provocations along with persistent Russian cyberattacks and violations of NATO airspace have forced the alliance to confront its own weakness in dealing with Moscow’s new approach to warfare Under Article 5 of NATO’s founding treaty all of its members are obliged to defend one another in case of an attack But what constitutes an attack is not so clearly defined Could a cyberattack require a NATO response And what if the attackers were disguised to look like local paramilitariesThe US has been pushing back with more traditional measures A week before Trump’s Inauguration a rotation of some 4000 US troops arrived in Poland But Putin hasn’t limited his efforts to Central and Eastern Europe The project of European integration is fraying with Britain’s 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The schools shall identify localities within a 6-km radius and publicise on their websites and notice boards…, the order states For all the latest Delhi News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: July 13 2013 3:22 am Related News The Panjab University (PU) has declared the counselling/ interview schedule for various departments According to the official information the counselling for Bachelor of Dental Sciences (BDS)-I will be held on July 17 for the general category and July 18 for the reserved category in the auditorium near Sarai building at Government Medical College and HospitalSector 32 The counselling for admissions to the Masters course in Defense Studies will be held on July 15 for the reserved category and July 16 for the general category at the office of the Department of Defense Studies The counselling for admissions to vacant seats of MBA (Sectoral) at the University Institute of Applied Management Sciences (UIAMS) will be held on July 23 for the general category and July 24 for all reserved categories at the department only Similarlythe interviews for admission to MSc Biology and Bioinformatics will be held on July 16 at 930 am at the committee room of the department Howeverthe counselling for admissions to MA-I in History will be held on July 16 at 10 am at the department The physical efficiency test for admission to BP Ed and MP Ed course in Department of Physical EducationPU will be conducted on July 17 at 8 am at the main ground of the varsity Counselling/ interview for the qualified candidates of physical efficiency test will be held on the same day at 2 pm in the Department of Physical Education Arts Lastlythe counselling for admission to MTech (Instrumentation) will be held on July 17 at 1030 am Candidates are required to bring all original documents For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Khushboo Sandhu | Chandigarh | Published: October 9 2012 2:15 am Top News After the elections of the Chandigarh unit of the Youth Congress were declared null and voidthe affected members on Monday approached members of the Foundation for Advanced Management of Elections (FAME) and the senior leaders of the Youth Congress in Delhi Representations have been given to a number of leaders asking for the decision to be reviewed The elections of the Youth Congress were held in August this year Maninder Dhillon had polled the highest votes among the nine members who contested According to the system of elections introduced by Rahul Gandhithe general secretary of the Congresscandidates do not contest for specific posts Votes are polled and whoever among the contestants receives the highest number of votes is named the president The one next to him is the vice-president and the other posts are distributed in this manner Even though a representation challenging the election was pendingthe whole team had been participating actively in the activities of the party In fact after the electionswhile the returning officer in the city did not formally announce his name as presidentDhillon had taken out a victory procession It was attended among others by Manish Bansalson of Union Minister Pawan Bansal The elections were challenged on the grounds that a case was registered against Dhillon and the High Court had not given its final orders Dhillonalong with other elected membersincluding Harmail Kesriwho polled the second highest number of votesmet the general secretary of FAMEK J Rao It was stated that a compromise had already been reached in the case and an affidavit regarding this was submitted by the opposite party The members further told the senior leaders that the final hearing in the High Court was scheduled for November and it was a family dispute that was already settled They also met other senior leaders of the Youth Congress Union Minister Pawan Bansal has already been approached Deepak Thakurelection commissioner of the Youth Congress for Chandigarh says? quashed all charges against the Hinduja brothers, it is a servant-master relationship which is disgusting. He said that the word “adhinayak” in the national anthem refers to the foreign power, A lot of children, “Happy Birthday @ImIshant . Nawazuddin Siddiqui has often voiced his opinion on a lot of things without mincing his words. But Nielsen? Responding to another question on bilateral investment? Raghubir tells Abhi that he is very lucky to have Pragya as his wife.

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