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Majority reeling under rotirozi problem Maya

Majority reeling under rotirozi problem Maya

first_imgLucknow: Hitting out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his “size of the cake matters” remark, BSP supremo Mayawati said Sunday the PM is talking about cake for people when a majority of them is reeling under the problem of “roti-rozi”.In a tweet, Mayawati said, “At a time, when a majority of population is reeling under basic problems of inflation, poverty, unemployment, illness, illiteracy and jobs and food (roti-rozi), the prime minister is talking about cake for them. “This is the pride of power and despotism, by which the entire country is affected.” Also Read – How a psychopath killer hid behind the mask of a devout laity!Her comments came a day after the prime minister dismissed as “professional pessimists” the critics of the Centre’s target to achieve a USD 5-trillion economy within five years. Addressing party workers in Varanasi, Modi said his government’s Budget for 2019-20 lays down a roadmap for nearly doubling the size of the economy. “Size of the cake matters. The larger the cake, larger pieces are what people will get. So we have set a target of making India a USD 5-trillion economy. Larger the size of the economy will be, the larger prosperity will it bring for the country,” he said. Mayawati also said the government should shed its rhetoric, and become serious towards the basic problems of the 130 crore people of the country.last_img read more

Business management student hangs himself

Business management student hangs himself

first_imgGreater Noida: A 25-year-old student of business management allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from the ceiling fan inside his hostel room on Tuesday morning. Police officials said that the student took the extreme step to end his life over his failed relationship with a girl. According to police, the deceased has been identified as Gladwin Das, a native of Agra. “Das was a first year student of PGDM at Lloyd college in Greater Noida and lived at GN hostel in Knowledge Park,” said police officials. Also Read – After eight years, businessman arrested for kidnap & murderThe incident came to light on Tuesday morning when deceased’s family called him several times on his mobile phone but they went unanswered. The family then alerted the hostel warden who peeped through the window of his room and found him hanging with the ceiling fan. The warden immediately alerted police and informed the family members of deceased. Arvind Pathak, Station House Officer of Knowledge Park police station said that police have recovered a diary from deceased’s room in which he has mentioned the reason which forced him to end his life. Also Read – Two brothers held for snatchings”Following the information received, a police team rushed to the spot and took the body into custody which was later sent for the post mortem. Upon searching the room, police found a diary from Das’s room in which he mentioned about his failed relationship with a girl. He wrote that his female friend befriended with some other boy which bothered him and he wanted to end his life,” said Pathak. “We have informed the family members of deceased who told us that Das had returned to Greater Noida from his home on Monday and they are totally unaware as why he took such a step,” added Pathak.last_img read more

Govt sells enemy properties worth 1874 crore in April

Govt sells enemy properties worth 1874 crore in April

first_imgNew Delhi: In a first, the government has sold ‘enemy properties’ worth Rs 1,874 crore in April, as it seeks to fast-track the sale process of such assets to meet the Rs 90,000-crore disinvestment target set for the current fiscal. The government has mopped up Rs 2,350 crore as the disinvestment proceeds in the first month of 2019-20, of which, Rs 476 crore was on account of IPO of Rail Vikas Nigam Ltd (RVNL) and Rs 1,874 crore from the sale of ‘Enemy Property’, according to data on the DIPAM website. Also Read – Commercial vehicle sales to remain subdued in current fiscal: IcraThe Cabinet in November 2018 had given its go-ahead to the Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM) to sell ‘enemy shares’ and ‘enemy properties’ — which refers to the assets left behind by people who migrated to Pakistan or China and are no longer citizens of India. Thereafter in March 2019, the Cabinet cleared the mechanism for monetisation of immovable ‘enemy property’ assets held under the custody of the Custodian of Enemy Property for India (CEPI). Also Read – Ashok Leyland stock tanks over 5 pc as co plans to suspend production for up to 15 daysAccording to the asset monetisation guideliness laid down by DIPAM, the CEPI or the Ministry of Home Affairs selects the properties for sale in consultation with stakeholders and the state government. Such assets would have to be free of encumbrances and encroachment. The final approval for sale of such assets is given by a ministerial panel headed by the finance minister. In the previous financial year, the government mopped up Rs 84,972 crore from disinvestment, including sale of ‘enemy shares’ worth Rs 779 crore.last_img read more

Israel minister small differences with US over Iran

Israel minister small differences with US over Iran

first_imgIsrael’s international affairs minister on Thursday said there were “small differences” with the United States over the Iranian nuclear issue, a week after direct talks between Tehran and world powers.“We generally see eye to eye with the Americans on the final objective, which is to prevent Iran from getting a nuclear weapon, but there are sometimes small differences over the way to do that,” Yuval Steinitz, who is also intelligence minister, told Israeli public radio.Steinitz, who was on a visit with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to the US to discuss Iran, did not elaborate, but added that sanctions against Tehran must not be relaxed until there is “an agreement guaranteeing 100 percent that Iran will never be able to have a nuclear weapon.” Israel has repeatedly warned against the so-called charm offensive of Iran’s new President Hassan Rouhani, which led to direct talks between Tehran and the P5+1 countries — United States, Britain, France, China and Russia plus Germany — held in Geneva on October 15 and 16.The Jewish state, the Islamic republic’s arch-foe, has insisted there be no relief for Iran from crippling economic sanctions which it says brought it to the table in the first place.Israel, the Middle East’s sole if undeclared nuclear-armed power, wants Iran to meet four conditions before the sanctions are eased: halting all uranium enrichment; removing all enriched uranium from its territory; closing its underground nuclear facility in Qom; and halting construction of a plutonium reactor.Western countries, along with Israel, suspect Iran’s nuclear activities are aimed at military objectives, a claim Tehran vehemently denies.Steinitz said Israel does not oppose Iran’s right to civilian nuclear energy, but insisted it must not be able to enrich its own uranium, which is required for nuclear fuel but can also be used to develop a warhead.Ahead of marathon talks in Rome with Netanyahu on Wednesday, US Secretary of State John Kerry said “words are no substitute for actions” on the Iran nuclear issue, adding that it was too early to talk about easing sanctions on the country.At the same time he hailed the recent signs of openness in Iran following Rouhani’s election and said the country should now respect the same rules as other nuclear powers.last_img read more

French Elections French Immigrants in Morocco Speak Out

French Elections French Immigrants in Morocco Speak Out

Rabat – In the first round of the French presidential election, French voters residing in Morocco came out in massive support for Emmanuel Macron of the”En marche!” movement. The former Minister of the Economy collected 31.6% of Moroccan votes, against 23.9% in France. Out of the 34,385 voters registered on the electoral rolls, 18,300 French nationals and bi-nationals went to the polls. According to the figures relayed by the French embassy, the rate of participation reached 53.2% in Morocco, compared to 80% in France.While Macron headed the polls both in Morocco and in France, the other candidates received considerably varied results in Morocco. In second place, François Fillon obtained quite the honorable score at 28.9% of the votes cast in Morocco, against 19.9% in the Republic, suggesting that the French politician’s Moroccan reputation has remained relatively unaffected by the scandal that cost him the election in France. Jean-Luc Mélenchon, a native of Tangier, took third place on the podium, collecting 25.8% of the vote. This is followed by Benoît Hamon of the Socialist Party, who suffered a sharp defeat with 5.7% of the votes, and finally Marine Le Pen who, contrary to her second-place spot in France, came fifth in Morocco, receiving only 4.1% of votes cast in the Kingdom.Le Pen’s results have stirred up some mayhem in the Moroccan media, who wonder how one could vote for the extreme right-wing French party while residing in Morocco. Although Le Pen’s results were quite low, they reflect a sustained pocket of support from within the country. Just during the first round of the 2012 French presidential elections, Le Pen obtained 569 votes of French living in Morocco. While the figures are not high, they are still surprising given the xenophobic philosophy of the party. Moroccan and French citizens alike didn’t shy away from expressing their bewilderment at the results. From sharp sarcasm to acute indignation, social media users told it as it is. “The 560 Le Pen voters in Morocco are nicely asked to get the hell away from here. Thank you,” reads the widely-shared tweet of a Moroccan young man. “Everything’s okay? Well settled? Maybe you’d like us to leave as well? Don’t you think there are too many Arabs in Tangier anyway?” ‘Raian’ asked the 30 something Le Pen voters in Tangier. Their reactions, while quite bold, are understandable, believes Noe, a 26 year-old engineer living in Morocco. “While I respect everyone’s right to vote the way they want, I can’t help but point out the blatant hypocrisy of those choosing Le Pen whilst living in Morocco.” He added that “Le Pen’s whole election is based on a hateful and racist message. For her, anyone who isn’t French should be kicked out of France. She is taking advantage of the gruesome terrorist attacks that happened in France these last couple of years to push her xenophobic agenda. It is shameful and disgusting.” But for Jarome, 29, who’s lived in Rabat for two years, the Front National is the emblem of patriotism. “Since the age of 15, I started to have a political conscience and was aware of the importance of politics. But I wasn’t convinced by the ideas of Le Front National until I went off to live in the Arab countries.” Jarome explains that he discovered in Morocco a national priority: the country takes care of its nationals. “This is what I like here and that is what the Front National wants to do in France. I love France because it is a country of liberties. The problem of migration in France is that people who came to the Republic want to impose their ideology.“During Ramadan in Morocco,” he said. “I respect and comply by the social rules. In France, we are a secular country, and those who come to live in it must respect that. Marine Le Pen leads this fight, that of liberties.”Camille, a 22 years old student completely disagrees. “France presided by Le Pen? Impossible ! I don’t even want to imagine it,” As a French immigrant, she finds that “these elections are muddled, so I’m afraid of what will happen. The reason for this anxiety is a result of this attack, many Frenchmen can draw hasty conclusions, whether they like it or not.”“If Le Front National wins, I am staying in Morocco,” concluded Mehdi, a French-Moroccan citizen living in Rabat. Macron or Le Pen, the true winner of the first round of the French presidential election in Morocco was abstention. With only 53% voters against 80% in France, the electorate of Morocco was especially marked by a low participation. “I refuse to take part in this masquerade. Half of the people who will vote for Macron now will do so to beat Le Pen,” adds Mehdi, “what kind of democracy is this? We don’t really have much choice. It’s like the American elections all over again, people simply voting for the lesser evil.” read more

Morocco US Negotiates Supply of the Patriot Air Defense System

Morocco US Negotiates Supply of the Patriot Air Defense System

Rabat – The US administration has pulled Morocco to its side back to negotiate the supply of the MIM-104 Patriot American air defense system, according to Spanish news outlet Defensa.Washington has already imposed sanctions on all countries that acquired the Russian missile system, such as the case of North Korea, Iran, China, and Turkey.Complying with the US penal code, many US allies including Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and Morocco withdrew from dealing with the Russian, while Iraq continues to use the Russian air defense system to pressure the US. Morocco has already shown its intention to buy Chinese air defense systems “HQ-9B” or French SAMP-T, but negotiations with Russia were the most advanced.Defensa also reported that the Moroccan army lacks any long-range air defense system, unlike neighboring Algeria, which acquired in recent years a very advanced Russian and Chinese missile system. Morocco considered Algeria’s acquisition of Russian and Chinese missiles as a threat which prompted it to urgently seek an air defense system to enhance its air capabilities.Many countries in the Middle East have Patriot Air Defense Systems, including Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Israel, Kuwait, and Qatar. Others, including Bahrain, are on the waiting list to receive the system.The American Patriot system is a medium-range surface-to-air missile defense system against all air threats, whether fighter or unmanned aircraft, ballistic missiles or even raft missiles.After its introduction in 2002, the American air defense system was later upgraded by several US military technology companies. The MIM-104 Patriot system was tested during the first Gulf War and received modifications afterward. read more

Greater efforts needed to curb global warming – UN report

Greater efforts needed to curb global warming – UN report

23 February 2010Nations must make more aggressive pledges to slash greenhouse gas emissions to avoid global temperatures rising by 2 degrees Celsius and prevent the worst possible effects of climate change, warned the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in a report released today. Nations must make more aggressive pledges to slash greenhouse gas emissions to avoid global temperatures rising by 2 degrees Celsius and prevent the worst possible effects of climate change, warned the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in a report released today.The study, based on expert estimates from nine leading research centres, suggests that annual greenhouse gas emissions around the world should not exceed 40 to 48.3 gigatons of carbon dioxide equivalent in 2020 and should peak sometime between 2015 and 2021.In addition to remaining within that range, the report also states that global emissions need to be cut by between 48 and 72 per cent between 2020 and 2050 to even have a 50/50 chance of meeting the target of keeping global temperatures below 2 degrees Celsius. However, the estimated amount of carbon dioxide equivalent emissions for 2020 ranges between 48.8 to 51.2 gigatons – depending on whether countries fulfill the high or low end of their reduction commitments – which amounts to an average shortfall of 4.7 gigatons, according to the report.“There are clearly a great deal of assumptions underlying these figures, but they do provide an indication of where countries are and perhaps more importantly where they need to aim,” said UNEP Executive Director Achim Steiner.“There clearly is a ‘gigaton gap’ which may be a significant one according to some of the modelers,” added Mr. Steiner on the eve of the three-day UNEP Governing Council/Global Ministerial Environment Forum in Bali, Indonesia, which kicks off on Wednesday.“This needs to be bridged and bridged quickly if the international community is to proactively manage emissions down in a way that makes economic sense,” he said. Mr. Steiner underscored the many reasons for making a transition to a low carbon, resource efficient ‘green economy’ with climate change a key factor, but spotlighted energy security, cuts in air pollution and diversifying energy sources as other significant incentives.This week’s gathering in Bali is expected to “shine a light on opportunities ranging from accelerating clean technology and renewable energy enterprises to the climate, social and economic benefits of investing in terrestrial and marine ecosystem,” said Mr. Steiner.In a related development, UNEP announced that the next round of formal negotiations, under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, is slated to take place in Bonn, Germany, from 9 to 11 April. read more

Toronto stock market closes flat traders cautious ahead of Alcoa earnings

Toronto stock market closes flat traders cautious ahead of Alcoa earnings

AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email Toronto stock market closes flat, traders cautious ahead of Alcoa earnings by Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press Posted Jan 8, 2013 4:39 pm MDT TORONTO – The Toronto stock market closed little changed Tuesday as traders hoped for a favourable forecast from Alcoa Inc. when the resource giant kicked off the fourth-quarter corporate earnings season after the close.The S&P/TSX composite index edged up 5.26 points to 12,504.81 while the TSX Venture Exchange rose 1.49 points to 1,225.38.The Canadian dollar was down 0.1 of a cent to 101.35 cents US.U.S. markets were lower as the Dow Jones industrials declined 55.44 points to 13,328.85, the Nasdaq was down seven points to 3,091.81 and the S&P index slipped 4.74 points to 1,457.15.Alcoa (NYSE:AA) met profit expectations, turning in earnings per share of six cents. Revenue came in at US$5.9 billion, handily beating expectations of $5.6 billion.The aluminum company has struggled against a backdrop of tepid economic growth around the globe, which has resulted in aluminum prices falling 15 per cent from a year ago.But Alcoa said it expects global aluminum demand growth of seven per cent in 2013 and its shares were ahead 1.5 per cent in after hours trading. Alcoa stock had closed unchanged at US$9.10 in New York.Alcoa traditionally starts the run of U.S. quarterly earnings. The company is viewed as a bellwether for the overall economy as its products are used in everything from cars to aircraft and appliances.It’s also viewed as a good indication of where the overall resource sector is at, an important consideration for a market like the TSX that is heavily weighted in favour of commodity-based companies.But Fred Ketchen, manager of equity trading at Scotia Capital, noted that weak economic conditions will rule out a strong recovery in the resource sector for now.“The economic growth, while it may be calm and steady, it isn’t robust. Until we get some real growth and demand, I don’t see these commodity prices moving a whole lot,” he said.“I think it’s going to be some time before we see any real growth in any of these (resource) sectors quite frankly.”A major weight on the New York market was aircraft maker Boeing. Its stock was down 2.63 per cent on top of a two per cent tumble Monday after a 787 Dreamliner operated by Japan Airlines Co. caught fire on the ground at Boston’s Logan International Airport. And on Tuesday, another 787 was forced to turn back to the terminal with a fuel leak.The metals and mining sector led decliners on the TSX, down 1.17 per cent as the March copper contract on the New York Mercantile Exchange lost a penny to US$3.67 a pound. Teck Resources (TSX:TCK.B) shed 95 cents to C$36.20 while First Quantum Minerals (TSX:FM) was off 17 cents at $21.54.Oil prices erased early gains ahead of the release of data expected to show a rise of 1.5 million barrels in crude oil stocks and 2.6 million barrels in gasoline stocks last week, according to a survey of analysts by Platts, the energy information arm of McGraw-Hill Cos.The American Petroleum Institute was releasing its report on oil stocks later Tuesday.The February crude contract dipped four cents to US$93.15 a barrel.The energy sector stepped back 0.4 per cent and Canadian Natural Resources (TSX:CNQ) lost 44 cents to C$29.34.The TSX was well off the worst levels of the session as gold snapped a three-day losing streak with the February bullion contract up $15.90 to US$1,662.20 an ounce. Kinross Gold (TSX:K) was up 20 cents to C$9.39.Gold prices have suffered in recent days because of uncertainty about whether the U.S. Federal Reserve might end its stimulus program of bond buying in the second half of 2013. Minutes from the Fed’s latest policy meeting showed a split over how long to continue the purchases amid concerns that they could destabilize the economy.The bond buying, known as quantitative easing, has supported bullion prices because of worries the program would drive inflation higher. Gold is seen as a hedge against inflation.Goldcorp Inc. (TSX:G) shares were ahead $1.12 to C$35.81 after it announced Monday after the close that it is raising its monthly dividend by 11 per cent to five cents per share.Elsewhere in the gold sector, African Barrick Gold PLC stock plunged about 20 per cent on the London stock exchange after Canadian parent Barrick Gold Corp. (TSX:ABX) announced that talks about a potential sale to China National Gold have broken off without a deal. The Toronto-based Barrick Gold owns about three-quarters of the ABG shares outstanding and Barrick Gold shares faded 43 cents to C$33.14.Information technology stocks provided the most lift as CGI Group (TSX:GIB.A) rose $1.03 to $23.80.In economic news, traders took in data showing that the chronic government debt crisis in Europe has pushed unemployment to record highs in the 17-country eurozone. The jobless rate hit 11.8 per cent in December, up from 11.7 per cent the previous month.Investors found some comfort in a separate report showing business and consumer sentiment in the eurozone rose in December by more than analysts were expecting and that retail sales edged up in November. That suggests that the improvement in financial markets in those months helped economic activity stabilize. read more

Piers and harbours around the country are getting a facelift with €23m

Piers and harbours around the country are getting a facelift with €23m

first_imgRead: Top FIVE since records began, WORST in 26 years… the 12 February storm in numbers> MORE THAN 115 piers, harbours and slipways damaged during the recent storms are to get funding of €8.5 million for repair work.The package of funding of €23 million was announced by Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney today.Local AuthoritiesFunding of €7 million has been allocated to 111 projects to repair Local Authority owned storm damaged harbours, piers and slipways, as is €1.5 million for remediation work at four Department owned, non-Fishery Harbour Centres including €1.3 million for North Harbour Cape Clear.However, the largest bulk of the funding – €14.63 million is being provided for harbour development in 2014, which Coveney says is a significant increase on the level of funding provided in 2013.More than €11.63 million of this is allocated towards safety, maintenance and new development works at six Fishery Harbour Centres at Howth, Dunmore East, Castletownbere, Dingle, Ros a Mhíl and Killybegs, in addition to infrastructural improvement works at “bull nose” pier, North Harbour, Cape Clear.These works also includes €4 million for dredging works at Dunmore East.Over €3 million is going towards Local Authority Harbour Development and Marine Leisure programmes.Minister Coveney said today: We are all too well aware of the damage wreaked on our harbour network during the winter storms.I am delighted to announce as part of an extended capital programme for 2014, this significant funding for the immediate repair of piers and harbours across the country.center_img In terms of the funding going towards Fishery Harbour Centres Coveney said the funding is an indication of the Government’s commitment to developing our fishery harbours for the benefit of the fishing industry, seafood processing sector, other ancillary marine industries, tenants and the wider community.To see if your local harbour is getting some funds click here>Read: Storm repair funding announced for 11 more counties>last_img read more

Simple Geeks Guide to Pretentious Photos

Simple Geeks Guide to Pretentious Photos

first_img The Most Addictive Mobile Clicker GamesSimple Geek’s Guide to…Streaming Services Stay on target I just got back from traveling in Norway, and holy shit is that a gorgeous country! The natural beauty is so magnificent that it’s almost impossible to take a bad photo there. Just look at my Instagram to see what I’m talking about. Unfortunately, not everything is as easy to take great photos of as nature in Norway. Because of this, here are some great tips on how to take better pics with your smartphone.Take Your TimeUnless you’re snapping a quick pic of a getaway car from a bank heist or something else happening far too quickly, take your time with your photo. Figure out the angle you want, snap a few options, and play around until you get the image you’re happy with. I took a number of pics of this NYC skyline before I came away with something I was happy with.Don’t be Afraid to Edit the Heck Out of ItPhoto editing has existed since before phones even existed. Back when all photos were developed in dark rooms there were different techniques used to make images look different ways. So don’t feel guilty of editing your photos like crazy. Once again, take time with this and fiddle around till you find something you like. After awhile you’ll discover there are certain editing features, you like more than others, and you’ll gravitate towards them, more or less creating your own style. Just look here at the Instagram of the artist Alexandra Zee. Notice how everything has the same color palate? Part of that is choice of subject, but much of it is how the photos are edited. Check out this photo I took. Taking time to edit it brought out all those rad colors.Take the Pic and Zoom in AfterThe photos your phone takes are way bigger than you realize. Remember when digital cameras were new and they were bragging about how many megapixels they had? Well, the camera on any smartphone bought in the past few years has hella megapixels. So take the photo of the thing you want to zoom in on, and then do the actual zooming by cropping out the stuff you don’t want. That’s what I did here. I wanted the cool neon sign, but the rest of the building around it weren’t that interesting. If I had zoomed in before I snapped it, the sign probably would’ve ended up blurry.Follow Lines and Find PatternsCheck out this photo of a long escalator I found in Helsinki. I mean, it’s just an escalator, but by paying attention to where the lines were and then editing the photo a bit, it looks like a futuristic Sci-Fi corridor.Shoot Moving ObjectsGetting the right photo of something going can take some time. You’ll have to take a lot of crappy ones before you get one that you’re happy with. But once you do it’s totally worth it. The thing that makes photography so wonderful is that you’re capturing something that moves and holding it intact space forever.  Look at the flowing, moving skirts in this pic I took from Dia de Los Muerots in San Francisco.Find Natural FramingI took this photo at the Yuayan Garden in Shanghai. See how the archway frames the guy walking through it? It looks way more inserting than the pics I took of just the archway itself. Let the stuff that already exists frame a shot for you then wait for the right person or thing to move into that frame.Reflections Make Things Look ArtsyYou know what I love? Taking photos of stuff reflected in other stuff. Look at this photo of the capital building reflected in the pool of water in from of it. Rad right? It’s way better than just a pic of the Capital all by itself…it’s almost like it has a demented twin!Most Importantly, Experiment!Just fuck around for awhile until you find what you like. We live in an amazing age where we can take thousands of photos for free and not have to pay for developing film. I was in the back of a car one day, and it was raining, and I thought the raindrops looked cool. So I focused on them (by tapping on the screen where I wanted the focus to be) and snapped this picture. And huzzah! It was a success.Now go out there and take awesome pictures because the internet doesn’t have enough of them.Stuart Schuffman, aka Broke-Ass Stuart, is a travel writer, TV host and poet. Follow him at BrokeAssStuart.com.last_img read more

4 rescued after boat capsizes near Fort Pierce

4 rescued after boat capsizes near Fort Pierce

first_imgNEAR FORT PIERCE, Fla. (WSVN) – Crews came to the rescue of four boat passengers after their vessel capsized near Fort Pierce, Sunday morning.According to Saint Lucie County Sheriff’s Office, the boat overturned off of Pepper Park Beach on North Hutchinson Island, at around 11:15 a.m.Officials responded to the scene after a 911 call went in about the capsized vessel.All four people were found in the water, hanging on to the vessel, when help arrived.Members of the Saint Lucie County Sheriff’s Office pulled them all to safety.No one was injured.Copyright 2019 Sunbeam Television Corp. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.last_img

Interior Dept Appoints New Leader for Offshore Energy

Interior Dept Appoints New Leader for Offshore Energy

first_imgThe federal agency that regulates offshore oil drilling is about to get a new leader.Abigail Hopper has been named director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, according to a report from FuelFix.Hopper has spent several years running the Maryland Energy Administration. She recently worked on a project to set up wind energy farms off Maryland’s shore — leading to a federal lease sale in August.Now, BOEM is turning its attention to building a new five-year plan for selling oil and gas leases offshore. The agency’s been under pressure to include the Atlantic Ocean. But they say new seismic research is needed before they can make a decision.Hopper will be the second director at BOEM since it was established by the Interior Department in 2010. Former director Tommy Beaudreau left in May to become chief of staff to the Interior Secretary.last_img read more

Firms with cancelled mines can bid in auction by paying levy

Firms with cancelled mines can bid in auction by paying levy

first_imgThe companies engaged in specified end use plants like steel, cement and power, including ones having a coal linkage, also qualify to participate in the e-auction, said the Coal Mines (Special Provisions) ordinance 2014, which got Presidential nod on Tuesday.‘A prior allottee shall be eligible to participate in the auction process subject to payment of the additional levy within such period as may be prescribed and if the prior allottee has not paid such levy, then, the prior allottee, its promoter or any of its company of such prior allottee shall not be eligible to bid either by itself or by way of a joint venture,’ said the ordinance made public on Wednesday. Also Read – I-T issues 17-point checklist to trace unaccounted DeMO cashAny prior allottee, convicted for an offence relating to coal block allocation and sentenced with imprisonment for more than three years, would not be eligible to participate in the auction, it said.The apex court had last month quashed the allotment of 214 coal mines to various companies since 1993 on the ground that they were done in an illegal manner by an ‘ad-hoc and casual’ approach ‘without application of mind’.It had determined additional levy of Rs 295 per metric tonne of coal extracted. The ordinance was brought to allocate coal mines and ‘vesting of the right, title and interest in and over the land and mine infrastructure together with mining leases to successful bidders and allottees with a view to ensuring continuity in coal mining operations and production of coal, and for promoting optimum utilisation of coal resources consistent with the requirement of the country’. Also Read – Lanka launches ambitious tourism programme to woo Indian touristsThe Centre will appoint an officer not below the rank of Joint Secretary as the ‘nominated authority’ for the ordinance, who may engage any expert to make recommendations for conducting auction and execution of the vesting order for transfer and vesting of coal mines. The authority will collect proceeds of the auction which will go to the kitty of states where the mines are located. ‘The nominated authority shall, in consultation with the Central Government, determine the floor price or reserve price … The successful bidder shall, prior to the issuance and execution of a vesting order, furnish a performance bank guarantee,’ the ordinance said.last_img read more

How to Protect Your Business from Malware in Custom Apps

How to Protect Your Business from Malware in Custom Apps

first_imgSeptember 26, 2011 This story appears in the October 2011 issue of . Subscribe » Free Workshop | August 28: Get Better Engagement and Build Trust With Customers Now 10 min read When Pakistani IT professional Sohaib Athar inadvertently live-tweeted the American raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound, he didn’t expect to become an overnight internet celeb. And he certainly didn’t expect the follow-up: A hacker installed malware on Athar’s blog. His millions of new visitors–and potential new customers–were at risk of becoming malware victims.Security attacks on businesses–from single-person operations to some of the corporate world’s giants–are on the rise. It’s a new and increasingly ugly world out there for companies doing business on the web.Even corporations with enormous resources and teams are vulnerable. Earlier in 2011, hackers breached the credit card and personal data of at least 70 million Sony PlayStation Network users. And RSA, a Bedford, Mass.-based security firm that provides security to more than 90 percent of the Fortune 500, was itself compromised by hackers who exploited a hidden flaw in certain software the company hosted. Sony expects a $3.2 billion net loss for the 2010-2011 fiscal year, in part because of the attack. And RSA now faces persistent concerns that its once invulnerable security products have been rendered less effective.At the core of these attacks is a new family of business security risks. Not only are web criminals taking advantage of weaknesses in commercially available business computer hardware and software, they’re exploiting the growing number of hidden flaws lurking inside the purpose-built, custom business applications that are usually found on public company websites. These application vulnerabilities have geeky, almost harmless sounding names like SQL (pronounced “sequel”) injections and cross-site scripting errors. But they’re far from harmless. The attacks are real, profound and potentially devastating for businesses and their customers.”Increasingly, not only is commercial hardware and software getting attacked,” says Jeff Williams, a private security consultant and chairman of the Open Web Application Security Project, a Columbia, Md.-based nonprofit application security trade group, “but custom applications written by a specific company are turning out to be just as vulnerable.”What this means for businesses big and small is that it is no longer enough to download and install the latest versions of a computer’s operating system, software and security tools to be safe. Now firms face the mammoth task of testing, analyzing code by hand and tracking the overall level of risk to get a read for the vulnerability of custom-made applications almost always found on a firm’s website. These custom applications include anything and everything that was custom-coded for a business and open for public web use, from company web pages to blog feeds, merchant accounts, shopping tools, content management systems and public-facing marketing apps.For many firms, a minimum of tens of thousands of lines of code must be inspected and factored for risk. And if any are found to be vulnerable, leaving critical information at risk, immediate action must be taken to remedy the vulnerabilities; or, if that’s not possible, the apps must be taken offline.”It’s important to understand that application security is quite hard,” says Justin Clarke, principal of Gotham Digital Science, a New York-based security firm. “But it is not prudent to do nothing. Criminals don’t care about you. They are attacking you to get at your customers.”And don’t plan on application security being cheap. App security professionals are the high-paid elites of the software-coding world. Hourly security contractors start at several hundred dollars per hour, and application security software can run a cool seven figures to purchase and easily 10 or 15 percent of that in per-year costs to maintain. It’s no wonder that large corporations have annual application security budgets in the millions of dollars.But there are rays of hope for smaller shops looking to make custom applications secure. A new generation of web-based application security options is opening to smaller businesses. None of these tools are Norton AntiVirus cheap: Companies should expect to spend at least $15,000 annually–or much more if they have even an average web presence–for a meaningful increase in application security. That price tag means some firms will simply choose to–or have to–live with the risk. But for businesses with legal, medical or governmental practices, where data loss can lead to civil and criminal penalties, there is no choice but to pay up to make your business’s applications secure.The Route to Application Security:Pay to make application security someone else’s problem. Along with just knowing that you’re taking the steps to protect your business and customers, there’s another upside to moving ahead with an application security plan: shared responsibility when problems arise. In the case of a security breach, the company you hired to host your web operation will have to own the problem just as much as you will.When it comes to hiring a third-party host, don’t get cute. Hire as large of a well-staffed and well-funded organization as you can possibly afford. Amazon Flexible Payments Service or PayPal are excellent online checkout partners. Both are well-funded and can boast of several decades of almost-constant security updates and experience. Google and Microsoft offer excellent hosted web services and have several types of security products for small businesses. ADP, Intuit or Paychex offer secure payroll and business systems and have solid track records of providing app security for large companies.And don’t forget your blogging and social media services–the places where you interact with customers are particularly risky. Many experts agree that Google’s Blogger and WordPress’ hosted web apps offer good, secure resources for small businesses.”I am a big believer in outsourcing whatever you can,” says Bill Pennington, chief strategy officer for WhiteHat Security, a Santa Clara, Calif.-based web security company that provides security risk analysis to medium and large businesses. “Large web services firms have a billion dollars invested in keeping their networks secure. It is impossible for smaller firms to replicate that, no matter what they spend.”Just be sure that whatever outsourcing solution you use, you arrange for an active backup of company data stored where you control it. If there is ever an issue, you want to be able to take your information and run.Take basic security precautions. Full-on custom application security might be beyond your budget or needs, but even the smallest online shop should establish a basic security plan. At the very least, make sure you have a robust and up-to-date means of backing up your web content–since fixing most attacks is about putting back what you had. Then make sure all your online business passwords are updated and complex. Most good web apps now have password strength checkers. Take them seriously. Then check that all the standard commercial software running in your firm is up-to-date. Several companies make top-quality network software scanning tools that are surprisingly low- or no-cost. Here are three:1. Clone Systems: Primarily a managed network security company–that is, it charges to watch your network for you–it also offers an entry-level scanning tool that generates a high-quality report detailing what is up-to- and out-of-date on your network.2. Tenable Network Security: A leader in so-called active scanning–it noses around automatically to find risks on your applications–the company provides one of the more popular scanning apps on the market.3. Qualys: The application security scanning firm is attempting to offer fully automated tools for complex application security. Automatic scanning tools are controversial in security circles since some coding vulnerabilities can only be found, believe it or not, by the human eye. But Redwood Shores, Calif.-based Qualys offers what most agree is a high-quality tool. Though its tools can run several thousand dollars a year, it has several no-cost scanning options that make a good starting point for small businesses.”We wanted to make top-quality application security available to any business,” says chairman and CEO Philippe Courtot. “And with a bit of knowledge, even the smallest business can run them.”But don’t be surprised if it serves up results you simply don’t understand–or don’t know how to act on. Scanning tools are just a piece of the security puzzle. You will need to pay for a professional’s time to help run them. This, of course, puts smaller companies in a terrible bind. Should you devote resources toward security you may or may not need? Your best bet: Interview a range of application security consultants to gauge the threat to your company’s security, and decide from there whether you can handle the risk of going without.Choose an application security consultant. Now for the hard part: Welcome to the complex, pricey–and, frankly, annoying–world of hiring an application security professional. For the most part, application security experts mean well and, yes, try hard. But, like many high price tag consultants, they’re often hard to manage and think they work outside (or above) the system. Expect your application security consultant to clash with your software developers since your new expert will, basically, be telling your old expert what to do.Finding the right consultant is tricky. The smart place to start is with the local chapter of a nonprofit security organization, such as the Open Web Application Security Project. Choose a security professional with a proven track record in your type of software. If you can find one doing primary research in your particular field, even better. Also, like any hire, ask for solid references. You can also ask the automated-tools experts who make applications secure; most have active referral services or relationships with local resellers.So research your options and budget accordingly. But, just as you would with a medical doc, don’t be afraid to get a second or even third opinion on your application security.With the web quickly becoming a virtual Wild West, you’ll need all the application security forces you can muster.Tools For a Secure Tuneup”There are a lot of good, solid application security scanning options on the market,” says Barmak Meftah, chief products officer for HP’s Fortify Software, a San Mateo, Calif.-based application scanning company. “These tools are fast, relatively affordable and can be purchased in a wide variety of options. But they do require a professional developer to properly interpret and implement.”Here’s a look at eight security tools worth exploring for your company’s protection.1. w3af: An open-source web app scanner with a community of application security experts. It also offers some good training services.2. Websecurify: A public testing framework for application security that also supports research.3. PortSwigger Web Security: One of the most popular tools among application security professionals.4. Nmap: Created by Gordon Lyon, Nmap is an open source–and effective–application security scanner.5. WhiteHat Security: A full-scale commercial vulnerability scanning product that charges an annual subscription fee. Prices start at $4,000 per year and rise quickly.6. Vericode: An integrated software security firm that can handle both web and traditional software security.7. HP WebInspect: One of several commercially available application security tools from HP. Usually aimed at bigger companies, it offers several lower-cost products that can work for smaller firms.8. IBM AppScan: IBM’s answer to HP’s application security products.Image from Yuri Arcurs / Shutterstock This hands-on workshop will give you the tools to authentically connect with an increasingly skeptical online audience. Enroll Now for Freelast_img read more

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The company said this was made possible by the Vivid E9’s new engine, which is eight times more powerful than its predecessor. Its 4D Virtual Store uses image pointers to help users better manage the large data sets 4D imaging provides. With the push of a button, “One touch Easy 4D” automatically crops away the full volume and gives the user the requested view. The Vivid E9 marks GE’s maiden voyage into true 4D stress echo, the company said. Using new scan assist technology, users can acquire single cycle or multi cycle full volumes in any variation of traditional, multi dimensional or full volume views. Vivid E9’s templates for both exercise and pharmacologic stress tests are all fully customizable, GE stated. Vivid E9’s Accelerated Volume Architecture (AVA) makes single beat acquisition possible, and alongside extended signal transducer technology in each probe, it delivers a leap in 2D, 4D and shared service image quality, the company said. The new M5S transducer takes the matrix array technology and marries this with single crystal technology to reportedly provide better endocardial definition, texture, and crisper valves across a wider range of frequencies than traditional transducers. The Vivid E9 is also 40 percent smaller and 30 percent lighter than the Vivid 7. It also has a one touch access for the electronic keyboard and touch panel and another touch adjusts the height and position, instantly. GE also announced at AHA the delivery of the 5,000th unit in the Vivid compact ultrasound family. GE engineers said they took the advanced features of Vivid i and expanded them with enhanced exceptional imaging and new quantification tools. The result is the all-new Vivid q cardiovascular ultrasound system for portable echocardiography. It can be used to diagnose cardiovascular anatomy and LV.The Vivid q features new image quality enhancements migrated from the Vivid 7, including the M4S transducer. 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Boston Fed President Asks for a Delay in Interest Rate Increases

Boston Fed President Asks for a Delay in Interest Rate Increases

first_img June 1, 2015 483 Views Eric Rosengren, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank in Boston, said in his speech called “One Policymaker’s Wait for Better Economic Data” at the Capital Workforce Partners “Workforce Stars” Event in Hartford, Connecticut that predictions concerning the economy have been much weaker than expected in the first half of this year. He also noted that policymakers should wait until the economy picks up before raising short-term interest rates.Rosengren mentions the severe winter we endured last year as one of the reasons that economic activity is dragging. He also says that although the weather deterred economic activity, the data was also down before the storms and has been weaker than expected ever since.The last three quarters of real GDP growth have been a disappointment, and forecasts a bit too optimistic, he says in his speech.“Despite a disappointing first half, most forecasters expect a stronger second half of the year,” Rosengren said. “Among the factors supporting this optimism are growth in personal income, the positive impact of lower gas prices, and household net worth that continues to grow. However, so far this improvement is only in the forecast, and not in the data. The data have disappointed before, and an appropriately data-dependent monetary policy requires confirmation in the numbers, not just in forecasts of better times.”Since the change in seasons, the economic numbers have not improved and retail sales do not show large variations by region, while only some regions had severe winter weather. In contrast, the personal saving rate has grown significantly from where it was before the Great Recession.“If consumer behavior is still being impacted by the experience of the financial crisis, the Great Recession, and the painfully slow recovery, then it is possible that the economy will not be as robust as many economic models would suggest, because the models do not take into account this behavioral change,” Rosengren said.The economic data is the reason as to why the monetary policy conditions have not yet been met, he mentions in his speech.Rosengren observed real GDP growth in the two years preceding the tightening cycles and it was above 3 percent. Today, that rate is at 2.3 percent, and will possibly be less than 2 percent in the first half of this year.“In my view, such a pace of GDP growth does not meet some of the economic preconditions we look for when we begin a tightening cycle,” Rosengren said.Making note of the Federal Reserve’s dual mandate from Congress that is focused on stable prices and maximum sustainable employment, Rosengren said that measures of inflation are not yet showing much evidence of returning to the 2 percent level that the Fed is targeting.“If the economy continues to grow at the same pace as we witnessed on average in the current and the past two quarters, I do not expect to see timely improvements in the unemployment rate and sufficient progress towards the 2 percent inflation target,” Rosengren said. “This, in my view, makes a compelling argument for continued patience in monetary policy.” Share Boston Fed President Asks for a Delay in Interest Rate Increasescenter_img Capital Workforce Partners Federal Reserve Bank in Boston One Policymaker’s Wait for Better Economic Data Short-Term Interest Rates 2015-06-01 Staff Writer in Daily Dose, Data, Featured, News, Originationlast_img read more

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first_imgWhere it is shown that a more in-depth investigation is required in relation to a company’s affairs to protect its interests, the court may at the request of a shareholder issue a declaration stating that it should be investigated by an inspector appointed by the Council of Ministers. The discretion of the court must be exercised sparingly, since such an order is a drastic measure deviating from fundamental principles of the company law and has an impact on the company.The law states these inspectors are appointed if circumstances indicate its activities are carried out with the intent of defrauding creditors or otherwise for a fraudulent or unlawful purpose; that the persons involved in the establishment or management of its affairs are responsible for fraud, misconduct or other misdemeanour towards the company or its members; or that not all the information was given to its members about its affairs. The term ‘company affairs’ has been interpreted to include its goodwill, its profits and losses, its contracts and assets including its shareholding and its ability to control the affairs of a subsidiary.The Supreme Court examined such a judgement earlier this month in a civil appeal filed by a company indicating that such an investigation of the company’s affairs has the character of an administrative remedy while it does not even constitute a remedy, but a mechanism that can provide useful or necessary information to those seeking a remedy. It added that the possibility to conduct such an investigation is recognised as one of the instances provided in the law protecting the minority shareholders of a company.The appointment of an inspector is compulsory once the court has issued a relevant order. The case in question concerned a family company, the shareholders of which were former spouses and the wife was a minority shareholder. In that capacity, claiming improper, fraudulent and illegal conduct by the husband as director of the company, she applied to the court for an order for the investigation of the company’s affairs. The court of first instance issued the order and the company filed an appeal.The Supreme Court held that in the course of issuing the aforesaid order, the court shouldn’t be convinced that fraud or other misconduct has been committed, since the object of the procedure is not to prove such a behaviour, but to carry out an investigation proving whether there was such a misconduct. On the other hand, the court will not act based on mere suspicion, but it should depend on a solid and substantial basis. This procedure cannot be used for fishing for evidence if there is not enough to give rise to reasonable suspicion of fraud or other misconduct. If the evidence adduced is inadequate, then the application must be dismissed.In the aforesaid case, the evidence adduced by the wife supported by relevant documents convinced the court of first instance there was a need for the investigation of the company’s affairs regarding the conduct of her ex-husband and in particular regarding matters relating to bad management of the company, such as non-convening general meetings, the appointment and the termination of the appointment of directors, omission to prepare and submit financial statements, omission to pay dividends, loans to and from the company by mortgaging its assets without the necessary consent of its shareholders and the increase of the husband’s personal assets.The Supreme Court concluded that the court of first instance correctly exercised its discretionary power and issued the order for the appointment of an inspector by the Council of Ministers; there was no valid or objective reason for the Supreme Court to intervene in the manner the court had acted, so it dismissed the appeal. George Coucounis is a lawyer specialising in the Immovable Property Law, based in Larnaca, Tel: 24 818288, coucounis.law@cytanet.com.cy, www.coucounislaw.com You May LikeDr. Marty ProPower Plus Supplement3 Dangerous Foods People Feed Their Dogs (Without Realizing It)Dr. Marty ProPower Plus SupplementUndoPopularEverythingColorado Mom Adopted Two Children, Months Later She Learned Who They Really ArePopularEverythingUndoKelley Blue Book10 Electric Cars That Last the LongestKelley Blue BookUndo Concern over falling tourism numbersUndoTurkish Cypriot actions in Varosha ‘a clear violation’ of UN resolutions, Nicosia saysUndoPensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more

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