Show must go on: Shikhar Dhawan says in emotional message after being ruled out of World Cup 2019

first_imgIndia opener Shikhar Dhawan on Wednesday posted an emotional video on his social media accounts, just hours after he was ruled out of the remainder of the World Cup 2019 with a thumb injury.Dhawan will be replaced by wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant in India’s 15-member squad after the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) sent an official request to the International Cricket Council (ICC) for a replacement.In the minute-long video, Dhawan spoke about the extent of his injury and urged fans to keep on supporting the Indian team as they look to reclaim the trophy and bring it back home for the third time.”I feel emotional to announce that I will no longer be a part of #CWC19. Unfortunately, the thumb won’t recover on time. But the show must go on.. I’m grateful for all the love & support from my team mates, cricket lovers & our entire nation. Jai Hind!” Dhawan wrote on the post.”Unfortunately my thumb won’t be recovering on time, I really wanted to play the World Cup and represent my country. Now it’s time for me to go back, recover well and be ready for the next action.”I’m sure the boys are doing a great job at the moment and they are going to win the World Cup. Keep praying for us and keep supporting us, you support and prayers are very important and very dear to us. Thank you again for all your support and love,” Dhawan said in the video.advertisementI feel emotional to announce that I will no longer be a part of #CWC19. Unfortunately, the thumb won’t recover on time. But the show must go on.. I’m grateful for all the love & support from my team mates, cricket lovers & our entire nation. Jai Hind! pic.twitter.com/zx8Ihm3051Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) June 19, 2019The team management had put Shikhar Dhawan under observation but called in Rishabh Pant from India as cover just before India’s match against New Zealand, which was eventually was washed out without a ball being bowled.In the next game on June 16, KL Rahul walked in to open with Rohit Sharma against Pakistan, scored 57 and added a record 136 for the 1st wicket.Official Announcement – @SDhawan25 ruled out of the World Cup. We wish him a speedy recovery #TeamIndia #CWC19 pic.twitter.com/jdmEvt52qSBCCI (@BCCI) June 19, 2019India have had a great start to their World Cup campaign. They have won against South Africa, Australia and Pakistan while the game against New Zealand was washed out.India next face Afghanistan on Saturday (June 22) before they take on West Indies, hosts England, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.Also Read | Shikhar Dhawan out of World Cup 2019, Rishabh Pant named replacementAlso Read | India vs Pakistan: Injured Shikhar Dhawan helps teammates out with drinksAlso Read | Shikhar Dhawan is going to be in a plaster for couple of weeks: Virat Kohlilast_img read more

2011 Colley Reserve Five-a-Side Championships

first_imgA pair of X-Blades runners for the quickest Male and Female in the X-Blades Run Scoop and Score Race thanks to our friends at X-BladesTo nominate a team please download the attached form. The conditions of entry are also included in the nomination form. Please Note: All participants must complete, sign and return a participant declaration (attached).For more information, please visit Touch Football South Australia’s website – www.touchsa.com.au Related Filescolley_reserve_nomination_form___coe-pdfparticipant_declaration-pdf Nominations for this event are now open and close on Monday, 7 February 2011.This year’s event features a total cash prize pool of $2000 with an additional $1000 in prizes to giveaway on the day including:10 tickets to the 2011 International Rugby Sevens Adelaide for the best dressed team thanks to our partners, SA Rugby Union last_img read more

10 months ago​Watford loanee Lukebakio nominated for Bundesliga award

first_imgAbout the authorAnsser SadiqShare the loveHave your say ​Watford loanee Lukebakio nominated for Bundesliga awardby Ansser Sadiq10 months agoSend to a friendShare the loveWatford loanee Dodi Lukebakio has continued to impress on loan at Fortuna Dusseldorf.His performances in recent weeks have earned him a nomination for the Rookie of the Month award in Germany.He has been in great form all season, netting a hat trick against Bayern Munich and scoring against Borussia Dortmund as well.The 21-year-old has seven goals in 15 appearances for Fortuna this season.There is hope he will be back with Watford for next season. last_img read more

Will not pull down Ambedkars statue Minister

first_imgNEW DELHI: Delhi Social Welfare Minister Rajendra Pal Gautam on Monday clarified that statue of Dr BR Ambedkar will not be pulled down, as alleged by the Vice Chancellor of Ambedkar University Anu Singh Lather.”We are the believers of Ambedkar. We would rather step down from power than allow such a thing to happen,” said Gautam. The Minister said that the Vice Chancellor of the university is making false statements on the matter and is planning to gherao (encircle) the Delhi Secretariat on June 25. Also Read – Kejriwal ‘denied political clearance’ to attend climate meet in Denmark”For the last 30-35 years, there has been a statue of Dr BR Ambedkar on a piece of land at the Deoli pahadi and an organisation by the name of Dr Ambedkar University used that land to run classes. It has now been allocated for building a hospital and school. But, unfortunately, the VC of the University is spreading misinformation that the Delhi government is trying to pull down the Ambedkar statue,” Gautam added. The AAP leader said that he had conducted an inquiry in the matter and directed the education department and the SDM to ensure that no such statue is pulled down. “This government believes in the values of Babasaheb Ambedkar. A meeting was also conducted with all stakeholders to convey this,” he added.last_img read more

Veteran PSA Tells Voters Dont Just Thank Vote

first_imgAs a tangible way to honor those who fought to defend their freedoms, Americans are being encouraged to perform their civic responsibility just days before Veterans Day in a new national PSA from Got Your 6 and issue-driven media company ATTN:.Video: “Don’t Just Thank, Vote!” PSAThe PSA launched a nonpartisan campaign “Don’t Just Thank, Vote!” featuring actors and veterans Rob Riggle, David Eigenberg, and J.W. Cortes, actors Tom Arnold and Joe Manganiello, and supporters of the veteran empowerment organization Got Your 6.Through the online fundraising platform Omaze, Don’t Just Thank, Vote! t-shirts are being sold for $25 each to raise funds and awareness to support the campaign.“We know that veterans are more engaged in the democratic process, but even if all 21.8 million veterans were to cast a ballot in November, we still wouldn’t reverse the downward trend in voter participation,” said Iraq War veteran and Got Your 6 Executive Director Bill Rausch. “Got Your 6 believes that voting is the most basic civic responsibility, and that disengagement is a sign of faltering community health. As veterans, we feel it is our responsibility to lead from the front by challenging Americans to not just thank us for our service, but to honor every veteran by voting.”According to U.S. Census Bureau data, 70 percent of registered veterans voted in the 2012 presidential election, compared with 60.9 percent of registered non-veterans. A recent report by Got Your 6 demonstrates that that gap is even more profound in local elections, with 15 percent higher voting rates for veterans over their non-veteran counterparts.Not only are veterans statistically more likely to vote this Election Day, they are also uniquely positioned to encourage non-veterans to do the same.The “Don’t Just Thank, Vote!” PSA acknowledges that voter turnout in the United States is among the worst of all developed nations. To increase the voting rate on Nov. 8, the veteran-driven campaign challenges all citizens to show their support of the men and women who wore the uniform through actions, not just words.Viewers are directed to Got Your 6’s voter registration and reminder portal gotyour6.org/vote. In partnership with TurboVote, the site allows users to receive election reminders, get registered to vote, and apply for absentee ballots.last_img read more

How Torontos film and TV production has surged past 2 billion

first_img Login/Register With: He also has a lot to crow about: Not only is Pinewood the site of the most anticipated television show currently being filmed, sources told the Star it will also be the site of the first big Toronto blockbuster film produced in 2017: Fantastic Voyage, from the titanic team-up of Guillermo del Toro and James Cameron.It is a remarkable coup, considering that not too many years ago a high Canadian dollar and a mortgage-related global financial collapse had all seemingly conspired to put the brakes on the Toronto film industry. And the studio, owned by developer Romano, film mogul Paul Bronfman, pension fund investor ROI Capital, and the city of Toronto was seen as the most visible white elephant. Alfredo Romano’s spacious second-floor office in Toronto’s Port Lands overlooks a science fiction fan’s lust-worthy fantasy: The set of the new Star Trek: Discovery television series.“This is pretty cool, right?” says Romano, taking a peek outside his window at a film production crew loading sets onto the mammoth 46,000-square-foot sound stage, the largest such purpose-built facility in North America.Romano, tall, gregarious and given to thoughtful, winding answers, is a former academic turned developer who studied religion and philosophy at Harvard. He is a shareholder in Toronto’s Pinewood Studios and his family is the largest private sector stakeholder in the Toronto waterfront area. LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment Advertisement In 2008, when Pinewood first opened, production in the city descended to an ominous low of $499 million. Contrast that to 2016 where film and television production soared to a remarkable $2.01 billion. It is the third record-setting year in a row, up from $1.5 billion in 2015. And this year, based on interviews with producers, studio owners, unions and the city, that figure is on track to be eclipsed.center_img Twitter Facebook Advertisement Advertisementlast_img read more

After record Afghan crop in 2006 opium production could rise yet again

5 March 2007Opium production in Afghanistan, a $3-billion-a-year trade accounting for more than 90 per cent of the world’s illegal output, could rise again this year after a nearly 60 per cent increase in 2006, due to the ousted Taliban using the trade in the raw material for heroin to fund their war, according to a new United Nations survey released today. Opium production in Afghanistan, a $3-billion-a-year trade accounting for more than 90 per cent of the world’s illegal output, could rise again this year after a nearly 60 per cent increase in 2006, due to the ousted Taliban using the trade in the raw material for heroin to fund their war, according to a new United Nations survey released today. “In the south, the vicious circle of drugs funding terrorism and terrorists supporting drug traffickers is stronger than ever,” UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Executive Director Antonio Maria Costa said, noting “a pronounced divide” between the war-torn south and the more stable centre and north. “In other words, opium cultivation in the south of the country is less a narcotic issue and more a matter of insurgency, so it is vital to fight them both together,” he added. UNODC’s Afghanistan Opium Winter Assessment, drafted together with the Afghan Ministry of Counter Narcotics, highlights the regional divisions, suggesting that cultivation is likely to decrease in seven of the country’s 34 provinces, with no change expected in six. Another six are opium-free and likely to remain so but increases are expected in the remaining 15, mainly in the south, east and west. On balance, the increase in the south may be greater than the decline elsewhere, causing a possible further rise in the country’s aggregate supply, but the survey also notes that a strong eradication campaign is underway and this could have an impact on the situation in some provinces, including in the south. “The trend towards more and more provinces in Afghanistan cultivating opium may be broken,” Mr. Costa said. “We are witnessing divergent trends. This is a moderately good sign.” The survey, conducted in December and January, shows a clear link between poor security conditions and opium poppy cultivation in the southern provinces. While only 20 per cent of farmers in areas with good security grow opium, 80 per cent do so in areas where security is poor. Significant decreases in cultivation are expected in the centre and the north from projects providing farmers with incentives to switch to licit livelihoods, with only 6 per cent of villages that have received external aid such as medical care, schools, roads, electricity or irrigation engaged in opium cultivation. “Farmers are speaking loud and clear. They respond to real incentives to stop growing opium,” Mr. Costa said. “It is possible to claw Afghanistan back into legality province by province, as was done in Thailand, Laos and Myanmar, all of which were once characterized by large scale opium cultivation,” he added. But he voiced concern that only 1 per cent of the $100 million available through the projects such as the Good Performance Initiative and Counter-Narcotics Trust Fund had so far been disbursed. “This money is vital for the future of Afghanistan. I appeal to both the national and international bureaucracies to get it moving,” he said. A record 165,000 hectares were under opium poppy cultivation in 2006, an increase of59 per cent compared to 2005, mainly due to large-scale cultivation in the southern province of Helmand. Further increases there and in Uruzgan and Kandahar provinces, are likely this year. In all cases, permanent Taliban settlements have provided sanctuary for cultivation, heroin processing and trafficking to Pakistan and Iran. The revenue received in return is used to fund Taliban activities. The Survey shows that 80 per cent of farmers in poppy-growing areas in the south are involved in cultivation. Nationally, the proportion is only 13 per cent. The high price is the main reason given by farmers for growing opium, especially when there is little risk of their crops being eradicated. “At the moment, none of Afghanistan’s legitimate agricultural products can match the income available from opium poppy, which is estimated at $4,900 per hectare, about 10 times the income from licit crops,” Mr. Costa stressed. “We need to change the risk/reward balance for farmers, increasing both the attractiveness of licit activity and the retribution for not complying with the law.” read more

Year of conflict in South Sudan has stolen future of a generation

Since violence erupted in December 2013, almost 750,000 children have been internally displaced, with 320,000 more living as refugees. UNICEF says that approximately 400,000 children were missing school, 12,000 reported as being used by armed forces and groups, and children were subject to violence, malnutrition and disease.“Monday [15 December] will mark the first anniversary of the return to conflict in South Sudan. The world’s newest country, which began with so much promise three years ago still faces only a fragile peace,” UNICEF spokesperson Sarah Crowe told reporters today in Geneva, and one year after the conflict began, children are still under daily threat.Echoing that concern from on the ground, Jonathan Veitch, UNICEF Representative in South Sudan, said: “The future of South Sudan’s children – and of the country itself – is being grossly undermined by the ongoing fighting…we will continue our enormous relief operation targeting hundreds of thousands of children, but what they need more than anything, is peace.”As the end of the rainy season improves access on South Sudan’s dirt roads, UNICEF is pre-positioning life-saving supplies at key locations, strengthening its emergency response in Jonglei, Unity and Upper Nile – the three contested states where needs are most acute.“We must seize the opportunity the dry season affords us,” said Mr. Veitch. “Any humanitarian gains we make, however, are extremely precarious. Should the fighting intensify, as many fear, this will trigger yet more large-scale displacements, and deepen the vulnerability of already exhausted communities and their children.”That created the urgent need to bring peace and stability to the country by early 2015. While South Sudan avoided falling into famine this year, continued conflict is likely to cause a much more devastating food crisis.Despite avoiding famine, malnutrition rates among children in South Sudan have doubled during the conflict. To meet the challenge, UNICEF has scaled up its nutrition programme, bringing additional partners in to help with the expanding caseload. So far, more than 80,000 severely acutely malnourished children have been admitted to therapeutic care.UNICEF and the UN World Food Programme (WFP) Rapid Response Missions have also been reaching remote communities by air, delivering a range of critical services, including screening and treatment of children for malnutrition as well as safe water and sanitation, immunizations and registration of separated children so they can be reunited with their families.To counter the interruption of the education of vast numbers of children, a campaign called “Back to Learning” is working to rehabilitate 225 damaged classrooms and provide the estimated 400,000 children forced out of school with access to education.To fund its emergency response in 2015, UNICEF will need approximately $166 million. read more

Second Ebola death confirmed in Uganda as UN health agency mulls global

The development, which is likely linked to the ongoing outbreak in neighbouring Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), comes ahead of a key meeting on Friday at the World Health Organization (WHO), to decide whether to announce an international public health emergency.“The second of three persons who were confirmed Ebola positive has passed away,” said WHO spokesperson Tarik Jasarevic in Geneva. “Obviously, it is very important that the Ministry of Health together with the WHO go quickly to this area where the cases have been identified to make sure that all those who may have been in contact with these people have been monitored.”According to the Ugandan authorities, which confirmed the outbreak on Tuesday, the victims are a five-year-old boy from Uganda and his 50-year-old grandmother.Symptoms of #Ebola can be sudden and include:-Fever-Fatigue-Muscle pain-Headache-Sore throatThese can be followed by:-Vomiting-Diarrhoea-Rash-In some cases, both internal and external bleeding➡️ https://t.co/l1kiq5m2qh pic.twitter.com/mAjBx77W33— World Health Organization (WHO) (@WHO) June 13, 2019 The youngster fell ill  after  visiting DRC’s Mabalako  Health  Zone  to  attend  the burial of his grandfather, a confirmed Ebola-sufferer, who died in the community on 1 June.The boy and his family then returned to Uganda through the Bwera border on Monday, where relatives sought help at Kagando hospital for symptoms including vomiting and bloody diarrhoea. Health workers identified Ebola as a possible cause of illness and he was transferred to an Ebola treatment centre (ETC) at Bwera, Kasese.He died on Tuesday evening before being given a dignified burial, according to the Ugandan authorities, which noted that in addition to the boy’s grandmother who succumbed to Ebola virus, his three-year-brother has also tested positive for the disease. A fourth suspect case – a 23-year-old man from Mukungu village in Katwe – is also awaiting lab confirmation and some 27 contacts of the victims have been identified so far, the health ministry statement added.Response plan measures include ban on public gatherings The Ugandan authorities also said that the Minister of Health, WHO’s Country Representative and other partners had met at Bwera Hospital on Wednesday to discuss an action plan.Initial measures to prevent the transmission of Ebola include a ban on mass gatherings such as markets, the vaccination of contacts and health workers, and a public information radio campaign to allay concerns and rumours about the outbreak.Alongside WHO, UN Children’s Fund UNICEF announced that it had launched an emergency Ebola response plan in Uganda, in response to the latest developments.The move follows months of preparedness and prevention efforts as Ebola cases have continued increase in DRC, where there have been more than 2,000 infections and nearly 1,400 deaths in the country’s worst recorded outbreak after it began last August.“As our thoughts are with this young boy’s family, this is a tragic reminder that even one case of Ebola is one too many,” said UNICEF Representative in Uganda, Dr. Doreen Mulenga. “We must do everything possible to stop this outbreak in its tracks and prevent other needless deaths.”  In recent months, UNICEF has supported the Government of Uganda implement extensive programmes to make sure communities in numerous districts in western Uganda bordering the DRC are prepared for a potential outbreak.Seeking professional medical help quickly ‘a priority’, says UNICEFWith the aim of empowering communities in numerous districts in western Uganda bordering the DRC against a potential Ebola outbreak, UNICEF has already made nearly 350,000 household visits to share information about the disease and the importance of seeking help quickly.More than 14,000 public meetings have also been held at schools, churches, mosques, markets, bus stops and funeral gatherings to discuss Ebola prevention, reaching around 2.4 million people.Other measures include building capacity for infection prevention and control in health facilities through water, sanitation and hygiene interventions, and training nearly 1,500 Uganda Red Cross volunteers and para-social workers to support communities dealing with Ebola-related stress.“Awareness is the best way to prevent the spread of this virus,” said Dr. Mulenga. “Strategically communicating the correct knowledge and best practices to affected communities is critical to doing so.” read more

Settle The Beef Mark Sanchez Says Hell Start Over

New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith skipped out on Mark Sanchez’s annual “Jets West” camp, but Sanchez told the press that he will be the starting quarterback when the season begins, so ultimately it did not matter that Smith didn’t show.“I don’t hold it against any of the guys who can’t make it,” Sanchez said Friday after a two-hour practice. “There are no hard feelings about anything like [that]. Greg [McElroy] isn’t here, [Matt] Simms isn’t here, some guys are gone getting married. They’re doing stuff. There are plenty of other things they could be doing. If they could make the sacrifice and be here, awesome. If they can’t, that’s totally fine. I would never hold a grudge against anybody that’s not here.”When Sanchez was asked if he would be the starter in the beginning of training camp, he said, “Absolutely.” read more

Mountain Province Diamonds to acquire Kennady Diamonds in a friendly allshare offer

first_imgMountain Province Diamonds Inc has entered into a definitive arrangement agreement pursuant to which Mountain Province will acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Kennady Diamonds by way of a court-approved plan of arrangement.David E. Whittle, Interim President and CEO of Mountain Province, stated: “The Kennady assets are a strong complement to Mountain Province’s interest in the Gahcho Kué project, significantly adding to our attributed resource base. Kennady’s exploration efforts have been very successful and we have high confidence in our ability to continue that success, not only through expanding the existing resources at Kelvin and Faraday but through the potential for further discoveries, not just in the Kelvin-Faraday corridor but elsewhere across the property.”Dr. Rory O. Moore, President and CEO of Kennady, stated: “We are excited that our shareholders have the opportunity to benefit from the near-term cash flow of the world-class Gahcho Kué mine while retaining exposure to the significant exploration upside on the current Kennady assets.”This acquisition adds Kennady’s 100% owned diamondiferous bodies, which contain Indicated Resources of 13.62 Mct and Inferred Resources of 5.02 Mct. There is the Kelvin kimberlite – Indicated 13.62 Mct at an average grade of 1.60 ct/t and average value of $63/ct as estimated by a 2016 bulk sample. There is also the Faraday kimberlite cluster – Inferred Resources of 5.02 Mct at an average grade of 1.54 ct/t and average value of $98/ct as estimated by a 2017 bulk sampleThere is upside to grow resources at both Kelvin and Faraday and develop potential resources at the Doyle and MZ kimberlites and the purchase adds 67,164 ha of highly prospective and 100%-owned exploration ground strategically surrounding the Gahcho Kué mine.Mountain Province Diamonds is a 49% participant with De Beers Canada in the Gahcho Kué diamond mine located in Canada’s Northwest Territories. Gahcho Kué is the world’s largest new diamond mine, consisting of a cluster of four diamondiferous kimberlites, three of which are being developed and mined under the initial 12 year mine plan.Kennady Diamonds owns 100% of the Kennady North diamond project also located in the Northwest Territories. Kennady North is adjacent to the Gahcho Kué mine.last_img read more

First major new gold mine to open in South Korea in over

first_imgAustralian gold explorer Southern Gold Ltd’s development partner in South Korea, LSE-listed Bluebird Merchant Ventures Ltd, continues to make good progress at both the Gubong and Kochang gold projects in South Korea. Bluebird completed the report on the feasibility of reopening the Gubong project in late July, as part of its final requirement to the commencement of the JV. Bluebird is the operator of the JV with equity interests being 50% each and future costs shared on that basis. The partners will now advance the Gubong mine by the engagement of all stakeholders over the next four to five months with necessary approvals obtained within this period, including the grant of a ‘Permit to Develop’.Bluebird is also anticipating completing the pre-conditions for the formation of the Kochang JV by the end of October. Metallurgical test work is currently being undertaken with results and a subsequent report on the feasibility of re-starting gold mining at Kochang submitted to Southern Gold by the end of October.Southern Gold Managing Director, Simon Mitchell: “We are very pleased with the progress being made by Bluebird and, with the increased activity levels at Gubong over the coming year, we should see the first major new gold mine open in South Korea in over 15 years. Bluebird brings extensive experience and management expertise to these projects and once through the permitting phase we anticipate Gubong will develop rapidly as dewatering progresses.“At Kochang we anticipate the formation of the second joint venture to be completed in October and a second potential mining front to advance in 2019. I see the Kochang project as potentially complimenting the development proposal at Gubong rather than competing with it and there is a lot of information being extracted from each project that is applicable in our understanding of the other.“With first gold pour by the end of next year I think the joint venture will surprise investors with the speed of these developments.”Bluebird expect physical activity to ramp up during this pre-development phase with the emphasis of opening new areas of the Gubong mine over the December quarter. Suitable sites will also be evaluated for the positioning of the process plant and other infrastructure in consultation with the community.Bluebird is targeting the commencement of gold production in the December quarter of 2019 with gold production levels progressively increasing over a five-year period. Estimated capital costs are significantly lower because most of the development infrastructure is already in place and only requires progressive dewatering as the mine reactivates from the top down. Current early capital cost estimates suggest a total of less than $5 million (on a 100% basis) is required to bring Gubong into production.At Kochang, significant channel sampling and easy access to the old workings have advanced the project more quickly than Gubong but development timeframes are pending the report on feasibility. Part of this process will involve establishing diamond drilling platforms from underground to enable the estimation of Mineral Resources defined in accordance with the 2012 JORC Code and allow a life of mine schedule and mine design to be completed.Bluebird has also recently appointed personnel into two key positions. Joseph Lee has been selected as the President of the Joint Venture company. He has spent the last five years in the Korean mining sector managing relations with government, corporate and community stakeholders for Southern Gold Korea and its predecessor companies.Graeme Fulton, who joined Bluebird in April 2017, has been appointed as General Manager – Gubong Project. He has been involved in the mining industry for more than 30 years including as a Mining Engineer and General Manager having worked in New Zealand, Canada, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Vietnam, South Africa and Australia. He has expertise in geological modelling and evaluation, resource and reserve definition, mine design and scheduling, feasibility studies and due diligence.last_img read more

John McGuinness Ill consider leadership bid if FF direction doesnt change

first_imgBy and large, we’re now at 24.4 per cent, we’re ahead of Fine Gael on the first count it looks at the moment.He said the result gave them a “critical mass to compete in a competitive way in the General Election”.Once again, he attempted to avoid talking about Mary Hanafin, who won a seat in the Blackrock ward of Dun Laoghaire.He referred to Kate Feeney, who also claimed a seat as ‘the party candidate’ and said she had done “very well”.“There’s a number of options across that constituency now as a result of this local election,” Martin said.He said the party’s rules and procedures committee was still examining the controversy surrounding Hanafin’s decision to continue with her candidacy in the ‘Battle of Blackrock‘.Read: Mary Hanafin: I don’t feel resentment against Fianna Fáil… or Micheál MartinRead: Micheál Martin is delighted for Kate Feeney…and Mary Hanafin did well too FIANNA FÁIL TD and PAC Chairman John McGuinness has said he would consider challenging Micheál Martin’s leadership if action’s not taken to address the party’s direction.The Carlow-Kilkenny TD was speaking to KCLR’s Sue Nunn show this morning.McGuinness, who has previously stated his long-term ambition to lead the party, said that if action’s not taken to bring about change “there will obviously be difference of opinion”. He said if that happened “there will a case where you step in for a leadership challenge”.Speaking this morning, Martin said that the party had achieved a “significant result” coming from a low base, particularly in Dublin.“Look where we’re coming from,” he told Newstalk.He said that in many cases the party had surpassed the targets it set for itself heading into the local elections.last_img read more

Brésil le créateur du biocarburant est décédé

first_imgBrésil : le créateur du biocarburant est décédéAujourd’hui, le Brésil a annoncé le décès du scientifique Expedito Jose de Sa Parente, l’inventeur du biocarburant élaboré à partir d’huiles végétales. Il avait 70 ans. C’est une bien triste nouvelle qui est venue du Brésil aujourd’hui. Expedito Jose de Sa Parente, l’inventeur du biocarburant a succombé à une affection intestinale à l’âge de 70 ans.  Ses obsèques sont prévues mercredi.Le scientifique brésilien “a créé le biodiesel, source de fierté pour tous les Brésiliens”, a précisé la présidente du pays Dilma Rousseff dans un communiqué. En effet, le biocarburant élaboré à base d’huiles végétales a grandement contribué à réduire la pauvreté dans les campagnes brésiliennes. “Sa découverte, brevetée au Brésil, a eu une large reconnaissance mondiale et une importance décisive pour l’avenir du pays”, a ainsi rajouté la présidence brésilienne.Aujourd’hui, le Brésil est le deuxième plus grand producteur de biocarburants au monde, derrière les Etats-Unis, et dispose de 74 usines capables de produire 6 millions de mètres cubes de carburant par an, rapporte l’AFP. En 2010, la production brésilienne a ainsi atteint 2,4 millions de mètres cubes, selon un processus de fabrication qui a impliqué 276.000 agriculteurs.Le 14 septembre 2011 à 19:43 • Maxime Lambertlast_img read more

Company donates 100000 pounds of sand to South Florida flood victims

first_imgMIAMI (WSVN) – A concrete mixing company announced they will donate thousands of pounds in sand for those affected by the South Florida floods.According to a spokesperson, Ready Mix, a concrete and pumping company, will donate 100,000 pounds of sand and 1,000 bags of sand for those dealing with flooding after heavy rain in parts of South Florida.The company said once they run out of bags, residents should bring their own.Ready mix is expected to handout sand at 11 a.m. today at 7301 NW 47th St.For more information, click here or call 305-591-8088.Copyright 2019 Sunbeam Television Corp. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.last_img read more

Super Bowl 2019 melee pits Tom Brady Payton Manning for NFLs 100th

first_img 2019 TV shows you can’t miss The NFL is officially launching its 100th anniversary celebrations with Super Bowl 53, and it sure went big for the kickoff party.The league’s 100-Year Game commercial features a who’s-who of players current and past, including Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, retired QB Payton Manning, running back Barry Sanders and newer stars Saquon Barkley and Baker Mayfield.  Post a comment Sam Gordon, a Utah Girls Tackle Football League running back, takes a star turn at the end of the ad when she shows off a wicked spin move.Anybody who loves the NFL may want to give the 100th-season video a rewatch to catch all the cameos. It’s an energetic start to the league’s big celebration.  Tags Aug 14 • Raising the entry-level bar Super Bowl 2019 Feb 28 • Last chance to get 3 months of Mint Mobile service for $20 The theme centers around a stately black-tie gathering that descends into madness as the players tussle over a golden football. It’s not just on-the-field names who participate in the food fight/pickup game. The ad also highlights play-by-play announcer Beth Mowins and Sarah Thomas, the NFL’s first full-time female official.  50 Photos More Super Bowl reading • Super Bowl 2019 melee pits Tom Brady, Payton Manning for NFL’s 100th season Sports May 7 • 2020 Toyota Supra first drive review: More reset than reboot 0 Share your voice Super Bowl 2019 • Best Super Bowl 2019 commercials ranked: Harrison Ford, The Dude, the Backstreet Boys and more Avengers, Captain Marvel, Twilight Zone: All the must-see Super Bowl 2019 trailers Super Bowl 2019: New Avengers: Endgame trailer shows heroes at their best Super Bowl 2019 commercials: Watch them all here Super Bowl 2019 memes: Game of Thrones, SpongeBob, Adam Levine’s nipples SpongeBob SquarePants barely shows up at Super Bowl 2019 halftime show See all of our Super Bowl coverage Feb 7 • Every Avengers: Endgame character flash at the start of that Super Bowl trailer See Alllast_img read more

Suicide of physician wife confesses to illicit affairs

first_imgMustafa Morshed Akash,Tanjila Haq Chowdhury MituTanjila Haq Chowdhury Mitu, who was detained in connection with reported suicide of her husband physician Mustafa Morshed Akash, has confessed to having extramarital affairs with others, police claimed on Friday, reports UNB.She, however, kept mum about various other important issues, Chittagong Metropolitan Police’s additional deputy commissioner (South) Md Mizanur Rahman said at a press briefing in the city.”She was detained over her husband’s Facebook status before killing himself and his family’s verbal complaint,” Mizanur said.A team of Counter Terrorism and Transnational Crime (CTTC) unit picked Mitu up from Nandankanon on Thursday night, hours after her husband reportedly killed himself with an insulin overdose.A Chattogram court later sent her to jail when police produced her before it showing her arrest in a case filed over the incident.Victim’s mother Jobeda Khanam filed the case against six people, including Mitu, her parents and two friends, with Chandgaon police station in the afternoon, said its officer-in-charge Abul Bashar.The five other accused are Mitu’s father Anisul Haq Chowdhury, mother Shamim Shely, sister Sanjida Haq Chowdhury Alisha and two friends – Indian national Uttam Patel and Mahbubul Alam.Police said they will investigate whether any of Mitu’s friends was involved in the instigation.CTTC unit chief Mohammad Shahidullah said they had interrogated Mitu. “She has admitted to cheating and conjugal disputes but avoided answering some other questions,” he said.Police said they had seized the mobile phone used by Akash and the physician’s Facebook status about his wife has been deleted.Akash, 33, a physician of Chittagong Medical College Hospital’s medicine department, reportedly killed himself over family feud in Chandgaon residential area in the city after an altercation with his wife, also a physician who used to reside in the USA, about her alleged illicit affairs.Family members said before his apparent suicide, Akash had shared photos of his wife on his Facebook profile and wrote about her alleged extramarital affairs before announcing his decision to end his life.last_img read more

SuperEarth planet with very short orbital period discovered

first_img Citation: ‘Super-Earth’ planet with very short orbital period discovered (2017, November 20) retrieved 18 August 2019 from https://phys.org/news/2017-11-super-earth-planet-short-orbital-period.html K2 light curve of C12_3474. Stellar activity is seen as the quasi-periodic, long period modulation. Transits are visible as shallow dips. The 5.3-day-long data gap, during which the telescope entered in safe mode, is clearly visible at ∼2/3 of the time series. Credit: Barragán et al., 2017. Explore further © 2017 Phys.org Three ‘super-Earth’ exoplanets orbiting nearby star discovered (Phys.org)—NASA’s prolonged Kepler exoplanet-hunting mission, known as K2, has revealed the presence of another “super-Earth” alien world. The newly found planet, designated EPIC 246393474 b (or C12_3474 b), is more than five times more massive than the Earth and orbits its parent star in less than seven hours. The discovery is reported November 6 in a paper published on the arXiv pre-print repository. Kepler is so far the most prolific planet-hunting telescope. The spacecraft has discovered more than 2,300 exoplanets to date. After the failure of its two reaction wheels in 2013, the mission was repurposed as K2 to perform high-precision photometry of selected fields in the ecliptic. Since then, the revived Kepler spacecraft has detected nearly 160 extrasolar worlds. Researchers have used K2 to detect so-called “super-Earths” – planets with masses higher than Earth’s but lower than that of the solar system’s gas giants. In September, astronomers have confirmed the discovery of three super-Earths orbiting a nearby star, which were first spotted by this spacecraft. Now, an international group of researchers led by Oscar Barragán of the University of Turin in Italyusing K2 has detected one more such planet.”In this paper we present the discovery of EPIC 246393474 b (hereafter C12_3474 b), an ultra-short-period planet transiting a K7 V star,” the astronomers wrote in the paper.The Kepler spacecraft observed a K-type main sequence star known as EPIC 246393474 from December 2016 to March 2017 during its Campaign 12. The star is about 740 million years old with a radius and mass approximately 33 percent smaller than that of the sun.As a result of these observations, the researchers identified a transit signal in the light curve of this star. The planetary nature of this signal was later confirmed by follow-up observational campaign using ground-based telescopes, including the WIYN 3.5-Meter Telescope at Kitt Peak National Observatory in Arizona.According to the study, EPIC 246393474 b has a radius of 1.54 Earth radii and is 5.3 times more massive than our planet, indicating a density of approximately 8.0 g/cm3 and suggesting a rocky-iron composition. The exoplanet has an equilibrium temperature of 2,039 K.”The planetary density is consistent with a composition made of a mixture of iron and rocks. We estimated that the iron content of C12_3474 b cannot exceed about 70 percent of the total planetary mass,” the paper reads.What is most interesting about EPIC 246393474 b is that it has an ultra-short orbital period. Barragán’s team found that it orbits its host every 6.7 hours at a distance of about 0.007 AU. This makes it the shortest-period planet known to date with a precisely determined mass.The researchers noted that the close distance of EPIC 246393474 b to its parent star suggests that it has lost its entire atmosphere due to stellar irradiation. However, they added that further mass measurements of transiting ultra-short-period planets should be performed in order to confirm this theory. More information: EPIC 246393474 b: A 5-M⊕ super-Earth transiting a K7 V star every 6.7 hours, arXiv:1711.02097 [astro-ph.EP] arxiv.org/abs/1711.02097AbstractWe report on the discovery of EPIC 246393474 b, an ultra-short-period super-Earth on a 6.7-hour orbit transiting an active K7 V star based on data from K2 campaign 12. We confirmed the planet’s existence and measured its mass with a series of follow-up observations: seeing-limited MuSCAT imaging, NESSI high-resolution speckle observations, and FIES and HARPS high-precision radial-velocity monitoring. EPIC 246393474 b has a mass of 5.31±0.46 M⊕ and radius of 1.54+0.10−0.09 R⊕, yielding a mean density of 8.00+1.83−1.45 gcm−3 and suggesting a rocky-iron composition. Models indicate that iron cannot exceed ∼70 % of the total mass. With an orbital period of only 6.7 hours, EPIC 246393474 b is the shortest-period planet known to date with a precisely determined mass. This document is subject to copyright. Apart from any fair dealing for the purpose of private study or research, no part may be reproduced without the written permission. The content is provided for information purposes only.last_img read more

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Videos | AAPM | July 29, 2019 VIDEO: Trends in Medical Physics at the AAPM 2019 meeting … read more Videos | CT Angiography (CTA) | August 07, 2019 VIDEO: Walk Around of a GE Cardiographe Dedicated Cardiac CT Scanner This is a quick walk around of the GE Healthcare Cardiographe dedicated cardiac CT system on display at the… read more Videos | Cardiac Imaging | July 30, 2019 VIDEO: The History of CT Calcium Scoring Arthur Agatston, M.D., clinical pro read more September 24, 2014 — Siemens Healthcare announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Somatom Scope, a new 16-slice computed tomography (CT) scanner. The Somatom Scope delivers the image quality, dose reduction and workflow-enhancing benefits long associated with the Somatom family of CT scanners at a price point that enables facilities to extend routine diagnostic imaging services to more patients and in more specialty settings.The Somatom Scope also includes eCockpit technology that extends the scanner’s operational lifetime by minimizing wear and tear on its most vital components. Designed for private radiology practices, community hospitals, critical access hospitals, specialty practices such as orthopedics and urology, and veterinary medicine, the Somatom Scope is available in two configurations, Scope and Scope Power, and enables healthcare providers to comply with the NEMA XR-29 Smart Dose Standard, ensuring a safer imaging experience for patients.“By adding the Scope to our portfolio of Somatom CT scanners, we help bring CT imaging closer to the point of care, enabling our customers to focus on what matters the most: improving care through more informed, timely clinical decision-making,” said Murat Gungor, vice president, CT and radiation oncology business management at Siemens Healthcare. “The Somatom Scope helps to ensure that a greater segment of the patient population has access to innovative technologies while enabling facilities to help control costs as well as save time and effort throughout their daily routine.”While the Somatom Scope is designed for use in routine diagnostic imaging as well as oncological examinations, interventional radiology and vascular imaging, the more robust Somatom Scope Power, with its stronger X-ray tube, higher performance generator and faster rotation speed, is ideal for higher volume clinical settings. The Somatom Scope utilizes Siemens’ IRIS (Iterative Reconstruction in Image Space) technology, which accelerates image reconstruction while reducing noise and artifacts, and the system’s Adaptive Signal Boost technology amplifies low signals when high attenuation is present. The Somatom Scope includes Siemens FAST (Fully Assisting Scanner Technology) and CARE (Combined Applications to Reduce Exposure) applications to help reduce radiation exposure and standardize the CT imaging process.The Somatom Scope’s lightweight nature and extremely low space requirement of 130 square feet enable installation in nearly any room. Energy-saving functions reduce its energy consumption and enable facilities to save on air conditioning due to low heat emissions. Additionally, the system’s eCockpit technology package includes eSleep, which helps to further reduce energy costs by putting the gantry into eSleep mode during periods of extended inactivity. The eCockpit’s eMode (previously available only on the Somatom Perspective CT system) enables the scanner to automatically select the optimum scan parameters, curbing wear and tear on the hardware. And with the eCockpit’s eStart feature, the user can extend the lifespan of the system’s X-ray tube through a gradual warm-up process following longer periods of standby status.For more information: www.usa.siemens.com/healthcare FacebookTwitterLinkedInPrint分享 News | Artificial Intelligence | August 05, 2019 Montefiore Nyack Hospital Uses Aidoc AI to Spot Urgent Conditions Faster Montefiore Nyack Hospital, an acute care hospital in Rockland County, N.Y., announced it is utilizing artificial… read more Video Player is loading.Cynthia McCollough explains new advances in CT technologyPlay VideoPlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 13:56Loaded: 1.17%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -13:56 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedAudio Trackdefault, selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. 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Thumbs down for Russian gas offer

first_imgBy Elias HazouTHE OFFER by Russian company Itera to provide interim gas supplies for electricity generation was officially rejected by state energy operators yesterday.It was decided, however, that efforts geared at reducing the cost of electricity to consumers would continue.Speaking to reporters later, Energy and Trade Minister George Lakkotrypis said the gathering at the presidential palace with President Nicos Anastasiades bore out the findings of the Natural Gas Public Company (DEFA), which deemed that Itera’s bid is not cost-effective.The Cyprus Energy Regulatory Authority (CERA), which also took part in the meeting, said it had assessed DEFA’s assumptions and conclusions and found them to be ‘logical’.Cyprus is looking to secure intermediate supplies of natural gas until it can bring ashore its own gas from its offshore prospects – possibly in late 2019 or early 2020.DEFA’s board will be reconvening this week to determine the next steps to be taken. DEFA chairwoman Eleni Vasiliadou clarified that the current bidding process will not be scrapped.Rather, she said, the organisation would continue deliberating with the bidders.Asked whether there was a timeline for a final decision, Vasiliadou said it could be either a matter of weeks or days.Despite rejecting the offer by preferred bidder Itera, it’s understood that negotiations with the Russian company are officially not over. Presumably progress is possible should Itera come up with an improved offer; if not, DEFA might start talking to Vitol, whose offer was ranked second-best.Vasiliadou explained that the difficulty in agreeing an affordable price for Cyprus lies in two key factors: the relatively short duration of the contract (30 months, with an option for an additional 15); and the lack of gas-related infrastructures on the island, which would have to be built from scratch, thus raising the cost of the investment.“If the natural gas providers can come with a price that is satisfactorily low, it could work. It depends on the bidders,” the official said.The government wants a decrease of at least 10 per cent in the cost of electricity to the end-consumer in order to switch from heavy fuel oil to natural-gas driven power generation. Apparently, none of the bidders have been able to meet that target.Industry sources say it’s doubtful whether any of the bidders can satisfy Cypriot demands. That’s because suppliers would buy the natural gas from the spot market, where the going rate is around $13 per million BTU. And building and operating the necessary infrastructures – such as floating storage and regasification units – would drive the final cost to consumers even higher.Itera, for example, reportedly lowered its offer to $14.75 per million BTU from $16 initially – and even that was not good enough.Another consideration is that the electricity utility anticipates a sharp drop in electricity demand this year – hence less fuel needs to be purchased. Initially the utility had projected spending €650m on fuel purchases for 2013; they are now projecting €480m.Should DEFA’s tender come to nothing, other options outside the tender process are available: Noble’s proposal for a spar platform; a proposal by the Israeli Electricity Company to provide cheaper electricity to Cyprus through an underwater cable from Israel; and a ‘taxi service’ for compressed natural gas.The cost of electricity to the end-consumer has dropped by around 13 per cent so far this year – through a combination of the scrapping of the Mari surcharge (5.75 per cent), an ad hoc reduction of 5 per cent, and a downward adjustment by 3 per cent to the fuel cost formula.The cost of electricity generation is set to fall compared to 2011 and 2012 because the turbines at the main power plant of Vasilikos are now burning more heavy fuel oil (mazut) in relation to the expensive diesel.Temporary power generators were used to supplement electricity production in the wake of the July 2011 explosion at a neighbouring Mari naval base, which caused extensive damage to Vasilikos. These generators were running on diesel, which costs some €700 per tonne.Turbines 1,2 and 3 at the Vasilikos station have been repaired and are now fully operational. They burn mazut, costing around €500 per metric tonne.But all this will come as little relief to Cypriot households, who continue to pay the most expensive electricity in the EU, both in terms of kilowatt-hours and in terms of purchasing power standards.Meanwhile US energy firm Noble is likely today set to begin a drill stem test at the A-2 appraisal well in its Block 12 offshore concession south of the island.The test is done to determine both the quantity and quality of the gas in the well, by measuring parameters such as flow, pressure and fuel content.Testing is expected to take two to three weeks. More tests could conceivably be carried out in a second appraisal for more conclusive results.The tests will confirm or disprove estimates that 5 to 8 trillion cubic feet of natural gas lie in the prospect – quantities that would make viable the construction of an LNG plant for natural gas exports. You May LikeLivestlyChip And Joanna’s $18M Mansion Is Perfect, But It’s The Backyard Everyone Is Talking AboutLivestlyUndoPopularEverythingColorado Mom Adopted Two Children, Months Later She Learned Who They Really ArePopularEverythingUndoGundry MD PrebioThrive Probiotic SupplementCardiologist: This Is What Happens When You Eat GlutenGundry MD PrebioThrive Probiotic SupplementUndo Pensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoCruise passenger airlifted to Paphos hospitalUndoRemand for pair in alleged property fraud (Updated)Undoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more