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England players may start training in coming weeks but with option…

first_img By Kunal Dhyani – May 14, 2020 England players may start training in coming weeks but with option of “pulling out” Halle Open 2021 Final: Ugo Humbert defeats Andrey Rublev to become champion RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR England players could tentatively start their outdoor skill-based training in the coming weeks with the ECB eyeing resumption of international cricket with a series against West Indies in July, said its director of cricket Ashley Giles.However, as per health directive issued by government wing, the players — across all sports in UK — will have an option to “opt out” of training if they have any apprehensions of health risk. Euro 2020, Italy vs Wales LIVE: Ward produces solid save to keep 10-man Wales in the game; Follow Live Updates Esports Facebook Twitter Bett1Open 2021 Final: Liudmila Samsonova beats Belinda Bencic to clinch title Copa America 2021 Football by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeSuresh Raina issues statement after arrest, says the incident in Mumbai was ‘unintentional’Wrestler Murder Case: Sushil Kumar spotted hitting victim with sticks in exclusive video; WatchPUBG Mobile Launch Date: Fresh Job Listings on LinkedIn suggest possible Release?“These are the very first tentative steps back to playing cricket,” Giles was quoted as saying by ESPN Cricinfo, indicating that it could be done in controlled environment.“This is individual-based training, so in many ways we should be able to get control of the environment so it’s safer to go back to practice than it is to go to the supermarket. It should be that controlled an environment.”However as per protocols issued by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), players will have an option.“All athletes and support staff should be engaged in a 1:1 check-in prior to resumption of organised step one training to ensure they have understood the sport specific risks and mitigations, training site protocols in place, are physically and mentally well enough to engage in return to training and have actively ‘opted in’ to engaging in step one return to training,” the document stated.“It will be for individual sports to agree with their athletes any conditions for their return. All athletes and staff should also be clear on their route to ‘opt out’ of the organised training environment under Step One conditions at any time without unreasonable steps being taken against them consequently.”Even the ECB Director agreed that they have to create an environment where West Indies and Pakistan both feel safe while travelling to the United Kingdom.“It can be quite scary but we are doing everything we possibly can to answer all of West Indies’ questions. We will be speaking to Pakistan as well and mitigate as much risk as we possibly can. We can’t mitigate all risk but as much as possible to get guys comfortable.”However Giles assured that a complete risk assessment would be done before taking the plunge.“We are also outside where we know the risks are far less. We will certainly carry out the right risk assessments at the venues. We will make sure all the staff are trained and that we have the right equipment, including PPE [personal protective equipment]. We will make sure everything is there for the guys to go about their business as safely as possible.“Would I be confident if I were a West Indies player? I would be nervous, certainly, but we are all nervous aren’t we? I’m not making light of this but there are risks every time you go outside the house. We need to mitigate as many of the risks as we possibly can.” Latest Sports News Sport News Viking Classic Birmingham 2021 Final: Ons Jabeur beats Daria Kasatkina to clinch title Previous articleCricket Business : Pakistan cricket team tour to Ireland postponedNext articleCricket : NZC announces central contracts, Kyle Jamieson rewarded for India show Kunal DhyaniSports Tech enthusiast, he reports on Sports Tech industry and writes on sports products. 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Padenga Holdings Limited ( HY2017 Interim Report

first_imgPadenga Holdings Limited ( listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange under the Agricultural sector has released it’s 2017 interim results for the half year.For more information about Padenga Holdings Limited ( reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Padenga Holdings Limited ( company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Padenga Holdings Limited (  2017 interim results for the half year.Company ProfilePadenga Holdings Limited is the leading supplier of crocodile skins and meat in Zimbabwe, accounting for nearly 85% of the global supply of Nile crocodile skins used for high-end luxury fashion brands. The company operates three crocodile breeding and production farms in Zimbabwe; Kariba Crocodile Farm, Ume Crocodile Farm and Nyanya Crocodile Farm. Each farm has the capacity to breed close to 15 000 hatchlings per year. Nile alligators are bred at Lone Star Alligator Farm in Texas, USA. Padenga Holdings Limited produces crocodile skin and meat products for consumption by the local market and for export to European and Asian markets. Padenga Holdings Limited is listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchangelast_img read more

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DN Meyer Plc ( Q32018 Interim Report

first_imgDN Meyer Plc ( listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange under the Building & Associated sector has released it’s 2018 interim results for the third quarter.For more information about DN Meyer Plc ( reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the DN Meyer Plc ( company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: DN Meyer Plc (  2018 interim results for the third quarter.Company ProfileDN Meyer Plc manufactures and sells high quality paint for the residential, industrial, automotive, marine and construction sectors in Nigeria. Products in its extensive range include decorative paint, wood paint, vehicles finishes, industrial and marine coatings, road lining paint, roof coating and tube coating. The company also produces a range of tile adhesives. DN Meyer Plc has business interests in selling and renting residential apartments and building and restoring properties. Founded in 1940 and formerly known as DN Meyer Plc, the company changed its name to Meyer Plc in 2016. The company’s head office is in Ikeja, Nigeria. DN Meyer Plc is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchangelast_img read more

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House in Oyamazaki / Shimpei Oda Architect’s Office + Atelier …

first_img Area:  121 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Projects Photographs:  Norihito Yamauchi Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOr Clipboard Houses Architects: Atelier Loowe, Shimpei Oda Architect’s Office Area Area of this architecture project 2020 Atelier Loöwe INC. “COPY” House in Oyamazaki / Shimpei Oda Architect’s Office + Atelier LooweSave this projectSaveHouse in Oyamazaki / Shimpei Oda Architect’s Office + Atelier Loowe Lead Architect: “COPY” Manufacturers: Daiko, NEW LIGHT POTTERY, ALLUX House in Oyamazaki / Shimpei Oda Architect’s Office + Atelier Loowe Builder: Photographs ArchDaily Save this picture!© Norihito Yamauchi+ 34Curated by Hana Abdel Share ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOr Clipboard Japan CopyHouses•Oyamazaki, Japan Year:  Green Space Lighting Designer:Takahiro MuranishiCity:OyamazakiCountry:JapanMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Norihito YamauchiRecommended ProductsDoorsVEKADoors – VEKAMOTION 82WoodSculptformTimber Click-on BattensDoorsGorter HatchesRoof Hatch – RHT AluminiumWoodBruagBalcony BalustradesText description provided by the architects. Renovation of a reinforced concrete terraced house built in 1968. In 1966, this residential area was established and construction began, in the following 10 years, a variety of terraced houses was build. This residential area played a major role in the development of Oyamazaki; nowadays many of the buildings have undergone repeated renovations to gain extra floor areas.Save this picture!© Norihito YamauchiSave this picture!SectionSave this picture!© Norihito YamauchiOver the time, this house too had a series of ambiguous rooms and corridors added to the original plan, resulting in the rooms in the center to become dark without natural light. Due to these continuous small changes, you could call it a migratory property, resulting in a unique plan type, new housing would never have. Reinforced concrete buildings often have structural load-bearing walls, which are difficult to remove, the same applies to this house. Therefore, the load-bearing walls was left, and it was decided to work with and take advantage of the inherent migratory nature. Instead of pathways and connecting several destinations,Save this picture!© Norihito YamauchiI tried to plan an environment where the connection of spaces was more natural and connected with a continuous flow line. I wanted to create a space that eliminates the empty pathways by adding functions and the option of stay. Various functions and actions of everyday life mix and connects the spaces, a resident moving around the house is encouraged to settle down or act in different places. The garden of this house had been left unattended for many years. It was unkempt and desolated. However, it contained various species of firmly rooted trees and plants.Save this picture!© Norihito YamauchiSave this picture!Floor PlansSave this picture!© Norihito YamauchiNo major changes were made, with simple gardening and pruning, the garden was restored into a wonderful garden. From the reestablished garden, light now enters the house and reflects further into the rooms by the white painted walls. On the first floor the walls of the staircase and the Japanese-style room is removed to brighten and connect the space. The stairwell is further brightened by replacing the second floor wall with shoji. All resulting in a bright migratory space lit by natural light from both the out- and inside.Save this picture!© Norihito YamauchiProject gallerySee allShow lessKorenbeek-161 Residential Building / Sill and Sound ArchitectsSelected ProjectsWarehouse in Ageo / Arii Irie ArchitectsSelected Projects Share Planting Designer: Shimpei Oda, Takashi Koujina CopyAbout this officeShimpei Oda Architect’s OfficeOfficeFollowAtelier LooweOfficeFollow#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesOn FacebookOyamazakiJapanPublished on May 20, 2020Cite: “House in Oyamazaki / Shimpei Oda Architect’s Office + Atelier Loowe” 19 May 2020. ArchDaily. Accessed 10 Jun 2021. 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DFS customer sofa donations raise £2.2m for BHF

first_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1  56 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 Howard Lake | 12 May 2014 | News Customers of furniture retailer DFS have raised £2.2 million for the British Heart Foundation since May 2012 by donating their unwanted sofas.When someone buys a new sofa from DFS, they are invited to donate their old one to the heart charity. BHF will collect the unwanted sofas for free, and then sell them in its Furniture & Electrical shops.The partnership between BHF and DFS began with a pilot in 10 stores. That was then expanded to 34, and now all DFS stores in the UK are part of the scheme.At the scheme’s public launch in July 2013, Ian Filby, Chief Executive of DFS, said: “Not only will the partnership mean that thousands of sofas find a new home, it could see millions of pounds in vital funds raised”. 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.center_img Tagged with: corporate Trading Advertisement DFS customer sofa donations raise £2.2m for BHFlast_img read more

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Ammado introduces donation gift cards for Christmas

first_imgAffiliate programmeAmmado is working to spread the word of the Donation Gift Cards by running an affiliate marketing programme for organisations whose networks may be interested in Donation Gift Cards.Affiliates generate income each time they result in a new company signing up for the gift cards.About AmmadoAmmado connects non-profits, companies, and individuals from 140 countries who are committed to positive change with more than 1.6 million nonprofit organisations worldwide. As well as working with small organisation, they also work with the International Red Cross, Oxfam, and Save the Children.The platform enables companies to create personalised charitable campaigns, for one charity or several, that engage employees and/or customers. Companies can introduce workplace giving, disaster appeals, or fundraising campaigns from a single digital platform.The Switzerland-based company supports donations in 80 currencies and 30 different payment methods and publishes in 12  languages. Howard Lake | 15 December 2014 | News Global donation platform Ammado has introduced a Donation Gift Card, enabling people to make a charitable gift as a present and let the recipient choose which charity to donate it to.The Gift Aid is designed for corporates as an alternative way to offer a reward or gift to employees or clients. The introductory video suggests that as a CSR tool they offer a more tangible benefit than traditional mugs, pens and badges with the company’s logo on.How the Donation Gift Card works[youtube height=”450″ width=”800″][/youtube] Companies first need to create an Ammado account, then they choose the number of gift cards and their value, and click “Buy Gift Cards.” They pay by credit card or PayPal, and the cards are delivered via email or downloaded for distribution in a card or even to be printed onto a promotional item like a bottle.The cards are essentially a 12-digit code voucher, available in 78 currencies for any denomination.Companies can customise the card to support their global charitable brand strategy or leave it open to any charity. The use of each gift card is tracked so Ammado can provide details to the company of how each card has been redeemed. Early adopters of Ammado Donation Gift Cards include Citrix, Eon, and General Electric.Peter Conlon, CEO and founder of ammado, said:“The ammado Donation Gift Card allows companies and individuals to cut through the clutter of traditional corporate gifts and give something truly meaningful this holiday season, or equally on an ongoing basis as incentive or reward… Empowering those you respect and admire with the ability to support a cause that they’re passionate about is far more rewarding than receiving another bottle of mediocre wine!” Advertisement 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. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 Ammado introduces donation gift cards for Christmas Tagged with: corporate Corporate Social Responsibility Digital Promotional  83 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1last_img read more

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‘U.S.-NATO, hands off Syria!’

first_imgSyrian Americans from across the Northeast were joined by anti-war activists at a protest outside the United Nations General Assembly in New York Sept. 21. They chanted “Hands off Syria!” and held a moment of silence for Syrian Arab Army troops massacred by Pentagon aircraft on Sept. 17. They also demanded an end to U.S.-NATO support for contra “rebels” and the Islamic State group.There was loud agreement from the crowd when International Action Center Co-Director Sara Flounders declared, “We need money for jobs, education and hospitals right here, not for war against Syria.”The action was organized by Syrian American Will Association, Syrian American Forum, Arab Americans for Syria and the IAC, and endorsed by the Peace Council of New York and New Jersey, People’s Organization for Progress, United National Antiwar Coalition and Veterans for Peace Chapter 21-NJ.FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thisFacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thislast_img read more

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Perdue Signals Aid Plan Announcement Possible Around Labor Day

first_imgHome Indiana Agriculture News Perdue Signals Aid Plan Announcement Possible Around Labor Day By Hoosier Ag Today – Jun 27, 2018 Perdue Signals Aid Plan Announcement Possible Around Labor Day Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue in Chicago this week says he is hopeful his aid program for farmers will be released by Labor Day and the harvest season. Perdue spoke at the United Fresh event Tuesday and told the Chicago Tribune that while farmers want “trade, not aid,” the Department of Agriculture is following the trade war on a “weekly basis,” and assessing the impacts of trade disputes while having a plan ready to assist farmers. Perdue continues to hold off on announcing those plans, but conceded he has “probably” given himself a “Labor Day deadline” with the corn and soybean harvest looming.Perdue says he and USDA see the trade environment as “temporary.” A 25 percent tariff on U.S. soybeans as part of the trade dispute will take effect next week. While there may not be enough export capacity globally for China to stop all U.S. soybean purchases completely, Brazil’s production and exports are growing, and China is seeking alternatives to U.S. agricultural products. Facebook Twitter SHARE SHARE Facebook Twitter Previous articleIndiana July 4th Cookout Prices Five Percent below National AverageNext articleEight Farmers Elected to Serve on Indiana Soybean Alliance Checkoff Board Hoosier Ag Todaylast_img read more

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Refusal to renew ZDF editor-in-chief’s contract would threaten broadcasting independence

first_img Receive email alerts RSF asks Germany to let Myanmar journalist Mratt Kyaw Thu apply for asylum Help by sharing this information GermanyEurope – Central Asia German BND Act: A missed opportunity for press freedom Reporters Without Borders deplores the reported intention of the majority of the board of the German public television network ZDF – who are led by members of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrat Union – to reject the director-general’s request to renew editor-in-chief Nikolaus Brender’s contract for another five years.The press freedom organisation believes the opposition to the extension of Brender’s contract is motivated by party politics and, as such, is a blatant violation of the principle of independence of public broadcasters, as formulated by the federal constitutional court. The case has already prompted criticism in other European countries and has the potential to damage Germany’s image abroad.“The system of public broadcasting must maintain its status as a role model for countries where governments use TV channels as political tools,” said Michael Rediske, spokesman of the German section of Reporters Without Borders. “The principle of independence is already being weakened by political representatives on the boards of broadcasters.”Rediske added: “Brender’s replacement against the director-general’s wishes would be a blatant breach of the principle of media freedom. ZDF’s manipulation by the ruling coalition would undermine not only the director-general, but also its journalists, who are bound by the principle of independence.”At a time when European Union leaders such as French President Nicolas Sarkozy and, even more so, Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi are extending government influence over the media, independent public broadcasters of the kind that exist in Britain or Germany take on even greater importance. The Brender case will determine whether the German system of broadcasting autonomy, as enshrined in the country’s constitution and legislation, is still capable of fulfilling its promise of journalistic independence. November 27, 2009 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Refusal to renew ZDF editor-in-chief’s contract would threaten broadcasting independence News GermanyEurope – Central Asia March 30, 2021 Find out more May 31, 2021 Find out morecenter_img News to go further June 2, 2021 Find out more Follow the news on Germany RSF_en Use the Digital Services Act to make democracy prevail over platform interests, RSF tells EU Organisation News Newslast_img read more

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Najiba Hamrouni

first_img Help by sharing this information Information hero Najiba Hamrouni Najiba Hamrouni, acknowledged by her peers as a model of integrity, has spared no effort in defending the freedom of the press. Originally an ordinary member of the Association of Tunisian Journalists, she became the treasurer of the National Union of Tunisian Journalists, in 2008 and was elected its president in 2011. Her courage and her will have enabled her to defend Tunisia’s journalists and their working conditions, while stressing on the need for the national media to break with how journalism was practiced under the former government. In late 2013 she was awarded the Akademia Prize for Freedom of the Press. last_img read more

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Mc Gowan says action is needed on unfinished estates

first_img WhatsApp By News Highland – March 21, 2013 As a list is published of unfinished estates whose residents are exempt from the Property Tax, a Donegal Councillor says there are several such estates in Donegal which are not on the exempted list. He also says there are  many instances of people in established homes beside such estates which are being affected by the infrastructure problems associated with them.Cllr Patrick Mc Gowan says there is no evidence of any political will to tackle the issue, when what is needed is for the government, the council, developers, the banks and NAMA to sit down and find a formula to address what is a growing problem.At present, the council is assessing a High Court direction to take over two estates in Bundoran, and Cllr Mc Gowan says while the council is willing to look at taking over estates, it cannot do so alone.In the meantime, he says, people are living in intolerable conditions……..[podcast][/podcast] Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Mc Gowan says action is needed on unfinished estates Pinterest Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Twitter Google+ News Google+center_img Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Facebook Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published WhatsApp Facebook Previous articleGAA – Donegal And Derry To Clash In Ulster U21 Semi FinalNext articleFianna Fail calls on Health Minster to resign in wake of Consultant Dermatologist comments News Highland Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad alsolast_img read more

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The Phrase Of This Court As ‘Sentinel On The Qui Vive’ May Have Become Weather-Beaten, Judges Must Constantly Remind Themselves Of Its Value: SC [Read Judgment]

first_imgTop StoriesThe Phrase Of This Court As ‘Sentinel On The Qui Vive’ May Have Become Weather-Beaten, Judges Must Constantly Remind Themselves Of Its Value: SC [Read Judgment] LIVELAW NEWS NETWORK1 Oct 2020 6:26 AMShare This – x”The phrase may have become weather-beaten in articles, seminars and now, in the profusion of webinars, amidst the changing times. “The phrase of this court as the sentinel on the qui vive may have become weather-beaten…, but judges must constantly remind themselves of its value through their tenures, if the call of the constitutional conscience is to retain meaning. Justice Dhananjaya Y. Chandrachud remarked in a judgment he delivered on Thursday.The Judge observed thus in his judgment which quashed…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginThe phrase of this court as the sentinel on the qui vive may have become weather-beaten…, but judges must constantly remind themselves of its value through their tenures, if the call of the constitutional conscience is to retain meaning. Justice Dhananjaya Y. Chandrachud remarked in a judgment he delivered on Thursday.The Judge observed thus in his judgment which quashed the notification issued by the Gujarat Labour and Employment Department granting exemptions to all factories in Gujarat from provisions of the Factories Act, 1948 relating to daily working hours, weekly working hours, intervals for rest and spread overs of adult workers as well as from payment of overtime wages at double rates viz. Section 59.  It was held that the notifications, in denying humane working conditions and overtime wages provided by law, are an affront to the workers’ right to life and right against forced labour that are secured by Articles 21 and 23 of the Constitution. The observation about sentinel on the qui vive reads thus:”The Constitution allows for economic experiments. Judicial review is justifiably held off in matters of policy, particularly economic policy. But the Directive Principles of State Policy cannot be reduced to oblivion by a sleight of interpretation. To a worker who has faced the brunt of the pandemic and is currently laboring in a workplace without the luxury of physical distancing, economic dignity based on the rights available under the statute is the least that this Court can ensure them…Justice Patanjali Sastry immortalized that phrase of this court as the sentinel on the qui vive in our jurisprudence by recognizing it in State of Madras vs. V G Row. The phrase may have become weather-beaten in articles, seminars and now, in the profusion of webinars, amidst the changing times. Familiar as the phrase sounds, judges must constantly remind themselves of its value through their tenures, if the call of the constitutional conscience is to retain meaning”‘Sentinel on the qui vive”  is usually translated as watchful guardian. Qui vive means watchful or alert. In State of Madras vs. V G Row, Justice Sastry, in his judgment, had made the following observation:”What is sometimes overlooked, that our Constitution contains express provisions for judicial review of legislation as to its conformity with the Constitution, unlike as in America where the Supreme Court has assumed extensive powers of reviewing legislative acts undercover of the widely interpreted “due process” clause in the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments. If, then, the courts in this country face up to such important and none too easy task, it is not out of any desire to tilt at legislative authority in a crusader’s spirit, but in discharge of a duty plainly laid upon them by the Constitution. This is especially true as regards the “fundamental rights “, as to which this Court has been assigned the role of a sentinel on the qui vive. While the Court naturally attaches great weight to the legislative judgment, it cannot desert its own duty to determine finally the constitutionality of an impugned statute.”Case name:  Gujarat Mazdoor Sabha vs. State of GujaratCase no. :Writ Petition (Civil) No. 708 of 2020Coram: Justices DY Chandrachu Indu Malhotra and KM JosephCounsel: Sr. Adv Sanjay Singhvi, Adv Aparna Bhat, for petitioners;  Adv Deepanwita Priyanka for StateClick here to Read/Download JudgmentRead JudgmentNext Storylast_img read more

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Tribunal hears details of fight between garda whistleblower and partner that led to 999…

first_imgHomepage BannerNews Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows By News Highland – September 20, 2017 Google+ Pinterest Facebook Pinterest Twitter Tribunal hears details of fight between garda whistleblower and partner that led to 999 call Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th WhatsAppcenter_img Facebook Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Twitter Google+ WhatsApp Previous articleMarty McDaid on positive change at Swilly RoversNext articleOmagh v Ardboe postponed for a second time News Highland Lawyers for the partner of a garda whistleblower have given details to the Charleton tribunal of an argument which led to a 999 call in April 2013.In its current module, the tribunal is investigating contacts between An Garda Síochána, Tusla, the Child and Family Agency, and Garda Keith Harrison.Tribunal chairman, Mr Justice Peter Charleton had asked lawyers to clarify details of an incident which led to a garda patrol car being sent to the house in Churchill, Co Donegal where Garda Keith Harrison and Ms Marisa Simms lived, in the early hours of April 1, 2013.In a statement to gardaí in October 2013, Marisa Simms said that Garda Harrison was “out of control”, and she was pulled by her arm from her bed and pushed out the front door in her pyjamas. She later withdrew this statement.”There was certainly a row in the sense that there was an argument between these two,” Mr Hugh Hartnett SC said, responding to questions from the tribunal chairman. Mr Hartnett represents Ms Marisa Simms at the tribunal.”Certainly voices were raised by both parties and there is no doubt about that,” Mr Hartnett said.The barrister said a duvet was pulled off the bed, but Ms Simms was not pulled out of the bed by her arm.”She went out onto the street in her pyjamas and a coat over them, as she awaited the arrival of Mr (Jim) Quinn,” Mr Hartnett said.Mr Quinn, a self-employed counsellor, earlier said that he travelled to Churchill after receiving a telephone call from Garda Harrison. He said he was not confused about who had called him, and that the phone call had been from Garda Harrison, not Marisa Simms.Mr Hartnett said when Ms Simms was contacted by GSOC, the Garda ombudsman commission, her reaction had been to withdraw her statement.The barrister also said Garda Harrison did not bang a dashboard with his fist, but “there was a throwing of keys against the dashboard.” He said the statement Ms Simms had made to gardaí was “intrusive and unnecessary”.Mr Mark Harty SC said that it was not Garda Harrison’s position that Garda HQ had directed Tusla to investigate him, but that such a direction could have come from gardaí in Donegal.The tribunal continues. DL Debate – 24/05/21 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programmelast_img read more

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Jane Thrash places in Ms. Senior Alabama Pageant

first_img Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Jane Thrash, Ms. Senior Pike County, was second runner-up in the Ms. Senior Alabama Pageant in Hanceville on Saturday.The pageant preliminaries began on Thursday with the culminating event on Saturday.“We are very excited and pleased that Jane did so well in the pageant,” said Maxine Hollis, chair of the local Ms. Senior pageant. “This was the first year that we have sponsored a Ms. Senior Pike County pageant, therefore, Jane was our first entry in the state pageant. So, for Ms. Senior Pike County to place in the competition was fantastic and we congratulate Jane. She represented Pike County well and will continue to do so throughout the year.” Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day By The Penny Hoarder Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration “To that, I said that, if winning was God’s will, then He would allow me the time,” Thrash said.For her talent, Thrash transformed herself into Lucille from the novel “Crazy in Alabama” by Mark Childress.Lucille had just disposed of her husband and was off to Los Angeles to become a star.“Being Lucille was a lot of fun and had the audience laughing,” Thrash said. “I had a good time as Lucille and a wonderful time at the pageant. Recognition was given to the winner and first and second runners up. I’m excited and honored to have been one of them.”Thrash said that, as Ms. Senior Pike County, she is ready to hit the ground running. When invited, she will be willing to perform her talent or talk with groups and organizations about the role of senior citizens in today’s world. Jane Thrash places in Ms. Senior Alabama Pageant Print Article Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Published 11:01 pm Monday, June 11, 2012 “Wallace State Community College was a great host site and we were also entertained with a tribute dinner with the judges and members of the Ms. Senior Alabama board in Cullman,” she said.Preparing for the pageant’s opening number took time and hard work but was enjoyable, Thrash said.“The judges’ interview was conducted by two former Ms. Senior Americas and a news anchor from the NBC affiliate in Birmingham,” she said. “For my first question, I was asked if I could go anywhere in the world and money was no object, where would it be? I said Hawaii because I’m an outdoor person. I love the sun and the water and the energy that the water creates.”Other questions dealt with promoting senior citizens, requiring advanced placement courses for all high school students and juggling the role of Ms. Senior Alabama along with work and other activities. You Might Like Cold noses, warm hearts There isn’t much development along Walters Street in Troy. An automotive-related business, a few homes, Troy’s Public Works Facility and… read more Email the author Thrash said she had not expected to place in the pageant.“I had picked out the winner, Ms. Senior Shelby County (Niva Dorough),” she said. “When I heard her sing, I said, ‘that’s the winner.’ I just didn’t see myself in the top three but I was very excited to be the second runner up and I’m looking forward to representing Pike County as its Senior Ms. during the year.”Thrash said the state pageant was very demanding but a great experience. The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Skip Sponsored Content By Jaine Treadwell Latest Stories Book Nook to reopen Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthRemember Them? I’m Sure Their New Net Worth Will Leave You SpeechlessbradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

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Man dead for years identified as suspect in 1984 murder of 15-year-old girl

first_imgSalisbury Police(SALISBURY, N.C.) — Decades after a teenage girl was stabbed to death at her grandparents’ home, DNA and genetic genealogy have been used to identify her suspected killer — a man dead for years.On June 15, 1984, the body of 15-year-old Reesa Trexler was found nude in a bedroom at her grandparents’ house in North Carolina, Salisbury Police Sgt. Travis Shulenberger said at a news conference on Tuesday.Trexler had been stabbed multiple times, and her spinal cord was severed, Shulenberger said.Semen from her unknown killer was recovered from her body, Shulenberger said, but the case went unsolved for decades.In 2018, Trexler’s sister went on the “Dr. Phil” show, which “sparked new interest in the case,” Shulenberger said.Salisbury police detectives and state investigators conducted interviews, reviewed evidence, collected DNA samples and worked with crime labs to try to solve the case, Shulenberger said.This year, it was the use of genetic genealogy that cracked the case.Genetic genealogy compares unknown DNA evidence from a crime scene to public databases, which are populated by the DNA of family members who voluntarily upload their own.Genetic genealogy has been called a “game-changer” in cracking cold cases. Since the arrest of the suspected “Golden State Killer” in April 2018, about 100 suspects have been identified through the technology, according to Parabon NanoLabs Chief Genetic Genealogist CeCe Moore, who worked on the Trexler case.But as law enforcement agencies across the country ramp up the use of genetic genealogy, some are concerned the tool is an invasion of privacy to those who voluntarily submit their DNA to databases for family ancestry purposes.When the DNA from the semen left on Trexler’s body was uploaded to a public genetic database, Parabon genealogists reverse-engineered the suspect’s family tree to determine possible suspects, police said.Authorities narrowed down the family members to determine their suspect, who was in his 40s at the time of the crime.The suspect, who was not named, died in 2007, said police.With a court order, investigators exhumed the suspect’s body and determined that his DNA matched the suspect’s semen from the crime scene.“Fortunately, DNA science has come a long way since 1984,” North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein said at Tuesday’s news conference, calling it “a powerful tool.”Police previously had speculated Trexler’s killer was a family member, but the suspect, who had a criminal history including assault with a deadly weapon, was not related and had no connection to the Trexler family, Shulenberger said. Police did not immediately explain why they declined to name the deceased suspect.Police now consider the case closed. No charges are expected.“Nothing is going to bring Reesa back,” Shulenberger said, “but we have some closure to the case now.”Copyright © 2019, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.last_img read more

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Genetic connectivity from the Arctic to the Antarctic: Sclerolinum contortum and Nicomache lokii (Annelida) are both widespread in reducing environments

first_imgThe paradigm of large geographic ranges in the deep sea has been challenged by genetic studies, which often reveal putatively widespread species to be several taxa with more restricted ranges. Recently, a phylogeographic study revealed that the tubeworm Sclerolinum contortum (Siboglinidae) inhabits vents and seeps from the Arctic to the Antarctic. Here, we further test the conspecificity of the same populations of S. contortum with additional mitochondrial and nuclear markers. We also investigate the genetic connectivity of another species with putatively the same wide geographic range – Nicomache lokii (Maldanidae). Our results support the present range of S. contortum, and the range of N. lokii is extended from vents and seeps in the Nordic Seas to mud volcanoes in the Barbados Trench and Antarctic vents. Sclerolinum contortum shows more pronounced geographic structure than N. lokii, but whether this is due to different dispersal capacities or reflects the geographic isolation of the sampled localities is unclear. Two distinct mitochondrial lineages of N. lokii are present in the Antarctic, which may result from two independent colonization events. The environmental conditions inhabited by the two species and implications for their distinct habitat preference is discussed.last_img read more

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