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first_img By Kunal Dhyani – March 12, 2018 Facebook Twitter WI vs SA 2nd Test Day 3 Live: South Africa in huge trouble; SA 59/6 (22.3 ov)- Follow Live Updates Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter The International Cricket Council has announced on Monday that two bilateral series being planned by former ICC Member United States of America Cricket Association (USACA) would constitute unsanctioned events within the ICC’s regulatory framework.USACA, which was expelled by the ICC in June 2017, recently announced plans to host Cricket India’s All India Women Twenty-20 Cricket Association for a bilateral women’s T20I series in April 2018 and Cricket India’s Indian Twenty20 Cricket Federation for a men’s series the following month. Tokyo Olympics: BCCI provides fuel in Indian Olympic flame, to contribute Rs 10 crore YourBump15 Actors That Hollywood Banned For LifeYourBump|SponsoredSponsoredUndoDefinitionTime Was Not Kind To These 28 CelebritiesDefinition|SponsoredSponsoredUndoPost FunThese Twins Were Named “Most Beautiful In The World,” Wait Until You See Them TodayPost Fun|SponsoredSponsoredUndoDaily FunnyFemale Athlete Fails You Can’t Look Away FromDaily Funny|SponsoredSponsoredUndoMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStory|SponsoredSponsoredUndoDefinitionWhat ‘Harry Potter’ Characters Were Actually Supposed To Look LikeDefinition|SponsoredSponsoredUndo WTC Final Day 3 Stumps: India remove Conway and Latham but Kiwis on top; NZ 101/2 (49 ovs) trail by 116 runs Cricket PSL 2021 Eliminator 1 PES vs KAR LIVE: best way to watch Peshawar Zalmi vs Karachi Kings Live Streaming in your country, India, Follow Live update WTC Final LIVE: Jamieson says, ‘nice and pleasing to get Virat Kohli’s wicket’; Gill feels India could have got more wickets Cricket RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articleStar claims 34 sponsors for IPL; media reports situation grimNext articleHC orders winding up of Nimbus Communications for bank defaults Kunal DhyaniSports Tech enthusiast, he reports on Sports Tech industry and writes on sports products. Euro 2020- Switzerland beat Turkey 3-1: Shaqiri’s brace keep Switzerland hopes alive; Turkey face exit from Euros Cricket ICC confirms USACA events as disapproved cricket by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May Like24/7 SportsIt’s Amazing To See How These NBA Stars Have Changed Since College24/7 SportsUndoE! OnlineTLC’s So Freaking Cheap Takes Penny-Pinching to the ExtremeE! OnlineUndoGrammarlyAdvertisement Avoid Grammatical Errors with This Helpful Browser ExtensionGrammarlyUndoNeither event is recognized by the BCCI or ICC, the world governing body for the sport has stated in Press release.In accordance with the ICC’s regulations on sanctioning events, no person affiliated to a National Cricket Federation is permitted to participate in any disapproved cricket. This prohibition applies to players, match officials, coaching or management staff affiliated to a National Cricket Federation or any team affiliated to a National Cricket Federation.USACA has been the ICC-sanctioned governing body for cricket in the USA for 52 years before it was expelled following a unanimous vote at the ICC AGM in London in last June. Football Cricket PSL 2021 Qualifier 1 ISL vs MUL LIVE: best way to watch Islamabad United vs Multan Sultans Live Streaming in your country, India, Follow… Cricket BCCI Apex Council Meet: BCCI to bid for 3 major global events in next tournament cycle starting from 2024; Check Latest Sports News Cricket Cricket WTC Final IND vs NZ: Virat Kohli displays his dancing skills on the beats of Bharat Army’s Dhol; Watch video Cricket CricketInternational Cricket CouncilLatest Sports NewsSports BusinessNewsSport TAGSICCInternational Cricket CouncilUnited States of America Cricket AssociationUSACAUSACA Suspension SHARE WTC Final LIVE: Devon Conway continues red-hot form, slams fifty to provide New Zealand dream start last_img read more

first_imgPhotographs:  Roland HalbeSave this picture!© Roland HalbeRecommended ProductsWindowsOTTOSTUMM | MOGSWindow Systems – BronzoFinestra B40Enclosures / Double Skin FacadesIsland Exterior FabricatorsCurtain Wall Facade SystemsWindowsVitrocsaMinimalist Window – SlidingDoorsC.R. LaurenceCRL-U.S. Aluminum Entice Series Entrance SystemText description provided by the architects. To build a well-balanced house full of light and shade. We built very tall, 8 meter high, walls around a 33 x 18 meter rectangle and covered the central strip, 9 x 18 meters. We raised the ceiling of the 9 x 9 central square to the same height as the 8 meter high outside walls. Save this picture!© Roland HalbeSave this picture!Floor Plan & SectionSave this picture!© Roland HalbeTo fill this central space with shade, we opened it to the front and back, creating 3 meter deep porches that protect these openings from the sun, tempering the light. To either side, bedrooms and baths.Save this picture!SketchIn the front courtyard, the entrance to the house, four orange trees mark the central and main axis, flanked by low walls that hide service areas. In the back courtyard, another four orange trees are similarly aligned. And at the end, carved into the ground, a trough like pond stretches from side to side. The house is the construction of a luminous shadow.Save this picture!© Roland HalbeProject gallerySee allShow lessBSA Lecture SeriesArticlesAIA NY hosts Day-Long Conference on Redevelopment of Lower ManhattanArticles Share ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOr Clipboard Spain Year:  CopyHouses•Cádiz, Spain Architects: Alberto Campo Baeza Area Area of this architecture project Guerrero House / Alberto Campo BaezaSave this projectSaveGuerrero House / Alberto Campo Baeza 2005 Guerrero House / Alberto Campo Baeza Projects Houses CopyAbout this officeAlberto Campo BaezaOfficeFollow#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesCádizDabas3D ModelingHousesSpainPublished on September 08, 2011Cite: “Guerrero House / Alberto Campo Baeza” 08 Sep 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed 12 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Read commentsBrowse the CatalogAluminium CompositesTechnowoodWood Siding in KSR Villa BodrumWindowsMitrexSolar WindowMetal PanelsAurubisCopper Alloy: Nordic RoyalVentilated / Double Skin FacadeSTAC BONDAssembly Systems – GluedLightsLouis PoulsenLamps – LP Slim BoxUrban ApplicationsIsland Exterior FabricatorsPublic Safety Answering Center II Envelope SystemPodsTrimoModular Space SolutionsHanging LampsAxolightPendant Lights – HoopsStonesFranken-SchotterFlooring and Wall Tiles – Dietfurt LimestoneVentilated / Double Skin FacadeULMA Architectural SolutionsPaper Facade Panel in Nokia LibraryCabinetsburgbadWall Cabinet – Sys30AcousticUnika VaevAcoustics – Ecoustic® Foliar TileMore products »Read commentsSave想阅读文章的中文版本吗?Guerrero住宅 / Alberto Campo Baeza是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream ArchDaily ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOr Clipboard Photographs “COPY” Save this picture!© Roland Halbe+ 20 Share “COPY” Area:  170 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project last_img read more

first_img Advertisement  34 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of Researching massive growth in giving. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Prospect Us for Charity Launch Slideshow from REaDGroup1 Howard Lake | 25 February 2015 | Newscenter_img REaD Group’s prospectus for charity combines demographic and behavioural data Tagged with: data Individual giving Photo: one in a million by Ed Samuel on Data communications specialists REaD Group has launched ‘prospectus for charity’, a new product covering over 40 million individuals and 20 million households. The data is designed to help charities manage donor acquisition activities and inform their retention strategies.The product, developed by Acxiom and marketed by REaD Group, combines demographic and behavioural data. As well as financial and channel preference data, the product includes other propensities, such as affinity with named charities, affinity with cause, ability to give, and attitude to leaving a legacy.Prospectus for charity adds to REaD Group‘s other products, including Qinetic, Gone Away Suppression (GAS) file, Active and The Bereavement Register (TBR), as well as other data from Acxiom.REaD Group has worked with many charities including Macmillan Cancer Support, Breast Cancer Care and Maggie’s Cancer Caring Centres.last_img read more

first_imgJulia WickardThe deadline to sign up for the new Farm Bill programs is only 2 weeks away, and most Hoosier farmers have made their decisions and are signed up. March 31 is the deadline to make any changes in your base acres and to update yields as well as to decide which option you want to choose for the new Farm Bill program. State FSA Director Julia Wickard says most Indiana farmers have made those decisions, “We are in that 75% to 80% range of producers who have come in and either made the decision to reallocate their base acres and yields or make the election as to which Farm Bill program they want to enroll in.”  For the remaining 20%, Wickard said, if you do not make a decision and visit your county office to complete the paperwork, the decision will be made for you, “If a producer would decide not to make a decision by the March 31 deadline, then by default they would be enrolled in the Price Loss Coverage (PLC) program.” She added they would also lose any payments for losses in the 2014 crop year. Facebook Twitter Wickard said one issue that may be slowing some producers down is obtaining the signatures of the many landlords that are often involved in an operation, “If for whatever reason those signatures cannot be obtained, we can offer an extension in some very limited situations.” The largest reform in farm safety netprograms came with the repeal of theDirect and Counter-Cyclical Program(DCP) and the Average Crop RevenueElection (ACRE) program. However,the new programs, Price Loss Coverage(PLC) and Agricultural Risk Coverage(ARC), are designed to help producersbetter manage risk. Producershave until March 31, 2015 to choosebetween which of these programs bestfits their farming operation.Dates associated with ARC and PLCthat farm owners and producers needto know:Now through March 31, 2015:Producers make a one-time electionbetween ARC and PLC for the2014 through 2018 crop years.Mid-April 2015-through Summer2015: Producers sign contracts for2014 and 2015 crop years.October 2015: Payments issued for2014 crop year, if needed.USDA helped create online tools toassist in the decision making process,allowing farm owners and producers toenter information about their operationand see projections that show whatARC and PLC will mean for themunder possible future scenarios. Theonline tools can be accessed at Player Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: RSS Previous articleSunday OutlookNext articleAg Day, A Time to Come Together — or Not Gary Truitt SHARE By Gary Truitt – Mar 15, 2015 Over 400 education meetings, seminars, and webcasts have been held around the state to help producers make the right decision. Wickard told HAT most growers who are coming to their FSA office are prepared, “We have seen that most of the producers who have come into our county offices have run the on-line tools that are available, and they have been able to make the decision as to which program fits their operation.” The use of electronic records has also made the sign up process faster and more efficient. At Commodity Classic, Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack indicated another possible extension could be granted if not enough producers signed up by the March 31 deadline, but Wickard says what she is hearing from Washington is that March 31 is a firm deadline. Two weeks ago the USDA extended the deadline to March 31 because some areas of the US had not had enough producers sign up for the program. While Wickard did not expect Indiana to reach 100% participation, she did expect many of the remaining producers to complete their paperwork by the deadline. SHARE Overview of the ARC and PLC Options Most Indiana Farmers Have Made Farm Bill Decisions Facebook Twitter Most Indiana Farmers Have Made Farm Bill Decisions Home Indiana Agriculture News Most Indiana Farmers Have Made Farm Bill Decisionslast_img read more

first_imgNews NSO Group hasn’t kept its promises on human rights, RSF and other NGOs say RSF joins Middle East and North Africa coalition to combat digital surveillance Organisation Hunger strike is last resort for some imprisoned Moroccan journalists Morocco / Western SaharaMiddle East – North Africa Activities in the fieldCondemning abusesProtecting journalistsOnline freedomsMedia independence Conflicts of interestImprisonedWomenJudicial harassment Receive email alerts Held since 30 August, Raissouni has described the charges as “fabricated” and “politically motivated” and says they were above all prompted by her recent articles about persons detained in connection with the so-called “Hirak” protests in Morocco’s northern Rif region in 2016 and 2017.Repeatedly insisting that she was the victim of a political trial, she also reported that she had been questioned in police custody about her uncle, a well-known Islamist ideologue and outspoken newspaper columnist.“The judicial persecution of Hajar Raissouni is profoundly unjust,” RSF said. “Using the private lives of journalists to put pressure on them is unacceptable. We call for her acquittal on appeal.”Morocco is ranked 135th out of 180 countries in RSF’s 2019 World Press Freedom Index. June 8, 2021 Find out more October 1, 2019 Moroccan reporter gets one year in jail on sex charges Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is appalled by the one-year prison sentence that a court in Rabat passed yesterday on Hajar Raissouni, a journalist with the Arabic-language daily Akhbar al Yaoum, on charges of having an “illegal abortion” and “sexual relations outside marriage.” Help by sharing this information RSF_en Morocco / Western SaharaMiddle East – North Africa Activities in the fieldCondemning abusesProtecting journalistsOnline freedomsMedia independence Conflicts of interestImprisonedWomenJudicial harassment Follow the news on Morocco / Western Sahara April 28, 2021 Find out more News to go further News News April 15, 2021 Find out morelast_img read more

first_imgEVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS First Heatwave Expected Next Week Community News Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyCitizen Service CenterPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Top of the News Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Subscribe More Cool Stuff Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website center_img Business News Opinion & Columnists Letter to the Editor: Planned Parenthood Pasadena San Gabriel Valley is Now Part of Every Woman Counts By SHERI BONNER, PPPSGV President and CEO Published on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 | 7:17 pm Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * HerbeautyTiger Woods’ Ex Wife Found A New Love PartnerHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty9 Of The Best Metabolism-Boosting Foods For Weight LossHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyShort On Time? 10-Minute Workouts Are Just What You NeedHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty’First Daughters’: From Cute Little Kids To Beautiful Young WomenHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThink The Lost Weight Won’t Be Regained If You Stop Eating A Lot?HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty7 Most Startling Movie Moments We Didn’t Realize Were InsensitiveHerbeautyHerbeauty Make a comment Community News This month, we’re excited to announce that Planned Parenthood Pasadena and San Gabriel Valley is now part of the Every Woman Counts program. This vital program provides cancer prevention screenings, including breast exams, mammograms, pelvic exams, and Pap tests for uninsured and underinsured women over 40, right here in our Pasadena health center.For many communities, access to health care is an issue of life and death. Every Woman Counts helps provide services that eliminate health disparities, particularly for underserved women of color. Through this program, we look forward to preventing and reducing the devastating effects of cancer through early detection and diagnosis.At Planned Parenthood we fight to ensure all people have access to high-quality, affordable health care no matter who they are or where they live.To make an appointment or find out more about Every Woman Counts, please visit, or call us at (626) 798-0706. 2 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it last_img read more

first_imgTop StoriesEncounter Not A Procedure Established By Law; Condoning It A Disservice To Nation & Constitution : Justice Deepak Gupta Akshita Saxena19 July 2020 8:33 PMShare This – x”The brazeness with which the law is being flouted does not protend good things for the country coming up,” former Supreme Court Judge, Justice Deepak Gupta remarked recently during an interview with The Wire. The remarks were made while referring to the “blatant” violation of procedure in the Vikas Dubey encounter case. Justice Gupta pointed out that after Dubey was arrested…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?Login”The brazeness with which the law is being flouted does not protend good things for the country coming up,” former Supreme Court Judge, Justice Deepak Gupta remarked recently during an interview with The Wire. The remarks were made while referring to the “blatant” violation of procedure in the Vikas Dubey encounter case. Justice Gupta pointed out that after Dubey was arrested by the Madhya Pradesh Police in Ujjain, he was not produced before a Magistrate. He clarified that even though Section 167 of the CrPC stipulates that an accused must be produced before a magistrate within 24 hrs of arrest, the words used in the provision are “forthwith”. “24 hours is the upper limit of the time,” he said while hinting that Dubey should have been produced before a Magistrate in MP itself.While saying that there cannot be a “final word” from him on the legality of the encounter as investigation on it is underway, he said “But there are indications that this was not an encounter, he did not run away. He was killed. That brings us to the question why he was killed”.He made this statement after narrating some of the suspicious circumstances such as media being stopped from following the police convoy.”An encounter is not a procedure established by law. Killing by police – it is a killing, I’m qualifying my word, that will have to come out later – but it’s not a procedure established by law. So it becomes illegal by itself. When we condone such an action, when we turn a blind eye to it, we are doing a disservice to the nation, and a disservice to the Constitution”.”If we are call ourselves a civilized nation, if we are to say that we are a country governed by rule of law, then there is no place for encounters”, he said. He therefore recommended that an independent investigation must be carried on in the matter, as stipulated by the Supreme Court in the case of PUCL v. State of Maharashtra. In this case, the Top Court had laid down 16 guidelines to be followed during investigating encounter killings by the police. These guidelines include: An independent investigation into the incident/encounter be conducted by the CID or police team of another police station under the supervision of a senior officer;Magisterial inquiry under Section 176 of the CrPC in all cases of death which occur in the course of police firing;If on the conclusion of investigation the materials/evidence indicate that death had occurred by use of firearm amounting to offence under the IPC, disciplinary action against such officer must be promptly initiated and he be placed under suspension;No out-of-turn promotion or instant gallantry rewards shall be bestowed on the concerned officers soon after the occurrence. Justice Gupta was also critical of the UP Police for demolishing Dubey’s house in Kanpur, subsequent to martyrdom of eight policemen. “There’s no procedure prescribed for destroying the house…you are destroying evidence,” he remarked. Glorification of Encounters Justice Gupta expressed concerns over legitimacy given to police encounters and the unwarranted positive reaction that such incidents often reap. “The law has not been followed- that is worrisome. But what worries me even more is that a lot of people holding positions in power have not only not condemned the incident but have sort of supported the incident,” he said. Stating that no one has the authority to take the law into their hands he remarked, “You have an investigation, prosecution and adjudication by the judges. But you can’t have the investigator, prosecutor, adjudicator, jury, judge, everybody in one person. If you let be, that’s very sad. It’s not only the Vikas Dubey’s case. It also happened in Hyderabad… Legal system cannot be hijacked by the police or anybody else.” “Glorification on large screen especially of police officials who take the law into their own hands is sad. They become larger than life images,” he added. Justice Gupta asserted that it is the Judiciary, which has a key role to play in order to change the mindset of the people. “I strongly believe that when a judge refuses to grant bail to any person who’s committed any grave crime, then the Court is depriving them of liberty in accordance with law. But then don’t we have the responsibility to see that his rights are not trammeled while he’s in custody.” Prolonged trials He recognized that one of the reasons why police encounters gained popular support was delay in delivering of justice. “There is no doubt that the long delays in the court, in the judicial system, in delivering Justice in cases like this does cause anguish in the minds of people…judiciary must try and decide these types of cases as fast as possible,” Justice Gupta recommended. He however sought Government’s support to ensure that the Justice Delivery system runs smoothly. “We need to improve the judicial system but that can be done only with the help of people in power. If the judiciary is only going to get 0.57% out of the budgetary allocation of the country, then we have hardly about 20,000 judges in the country for a population of more than 135 crore. That’s abysmally low,” he said. Police reforms Justice Gupta stressed that the clarion call of police reforms must be addressed promptly, and said that the Police personnel should be trained that brutality is not the remedy to lawlessness. “Our problem is that we have not followed various judgments of the Supreme Court, various recommendations of various commissions, for separate investigation wing, separate law and order wing…police reforms are not being done. Police is not being trained…policemen in India don’t regard brutality as something which is abhorrent to rights. They feel it’s a part of the game.” However, he clarified that Police is not all bad. “We’ve seen a very gentle face of the police during these Covid times, where they helped people,” he said while stressing that lack of proper training has plagued the system. Inter alia, he expressed concern over inclination of the legal system in favour of the rich and powerful. “Our legal system is really geared up in favour of the rich…When the rich and powerful are behind bars they keep filing bail applications only to get an order that their trail may be expedited…their trial is being expedited at the cost of some poor man getting legal aid, whose legal aid is not doing the same sort of job of filing bail applications timely,” he explained. He also made crucial remarks upon registration of FIRs and arrests of student protesters and journalists, in relation to the anti-CAA protests. “I agree that a lot of these cases should be just thrown out…in fact in my view, this law of sedition should be thrown out…I think most of the trial court judges have not even read the judgment in previous cases on what amounts to sedition. If they read that, even FIR will not made a case for sedition. Why are they issuing notices…” he said. This is not the first time that Justice Gupta has voiced against the law of sedition. In a speech delivered as part of Justice PD Desai Memorial Lecture at Ahmadabad in September 2019, he said “The last few years have given rise to a number of cases where the law of sedition or creating disharmony have been misused rampantly by the police to arrest and humiliate people who have not committed the crime of sedition as laid down by the Constitution Bench of Supreme Court. The manner in which the provisions of Section 124A are being misused, begs the question as to whether we should have a relook at it. Freedom of expression being a constitutional right must get primacy over laws of sedition” During the interview Justice Gupta reiterated, “as long as a protest is peaceful, as long as it is setting up your constitutional rights, you have a right to protest against the government in power.” Subscribe to LiveLaw, enjoy Ad free version and other unlimited features, just INR 599 Click here to Subscribe. All payment options available.loading….Next Storylast_img read more

first_img Previous Article Next Article Related posts:No related photos. • Computer giant Microsoft was this week ordered to split into two by US judge Thomas Penfield Jackson. Bill Gates’s software empire was found to be in breach of monopoly laws and ordered by the federal judge to divide into two sections – one operating systems business managing Windows and an applications business managing its Office business software. Jackson’s ruling starts the break-up process straight away, forcing Microsoft to produce a break-up plan within four months. Other restrictions will come into effect immediately, which the company fears will damage its day-to-day operations. Microsoft has fought provisions obliging it to distribute secret software codes to the industry. CEO Steve Ballmer vowed to fight the decision by fast-tracking the case to the Supreme Court. IndependentBT incentive scheme could bring criticism• Up to 3,000 BT directors and managers could be eligible for bonuses worth up to four-and-a-half times their salaries if an incentive scheme is approved next month. But the new share-based plan – which offers BT’s executive directors, senior executive team members and 2,500 management professionals shares worth 200 per cent of their salary – could attract criticism because of the size of the awards. BT’s CEO Peter Bonfield could reportedly net £10.5m over a three-year period. Hundreds of managers could earn close to £1m each over the same period. BT is also introducing retention shares worth 100 per cent of salary for staff with critical skills. The annual bonus worth 100 per cent of salary and the deferred bonus scheme which pays out 50 per cent of salary will continue. This means executives qualified for incentive, retention, bonus and deferred bonus could receive the equivalent of five-and-a-half times their salaries. IndependentAirline deal hits turbulence in fight for power• British Airways’ bid to merge with Dutch airline KLM hit difficulties this week as the companies fought for influence in the new group. KLM reportedly wants 30 per cent for its shareholders but it is thought BA will offer less. If BA succeeds in linking up with KLM it will create the world’s third largest airline. Financial Times Comments are closed. Business round upOn 13 Jun 2000 in Personnel Todaylast_img read more

first_imgShell growth in Yoldia eightsi was measured over an austral summer and winter in 1992. In specimens 27 mm length did not increase in length. Tissue dry and ash-free dry mass (AFDM) cycles were assessed at monthly intervals between December 1988 and January 1991. ANCOVA indicated significant interannual and seasonal effects on this cycle. Tissue mass increased in the summer, coinciding with the phytoplankton bloom and the period of maximum sedimentation of organic material from the water column. A standard 20-mm-length animal reached a maximum AFDM of 114 mg in February 1990. The minimum value (68 mg AFDM) throughout the 2 years of measurements was in early December 1988, at the end of the austral winter. Periods of tissue mass increase were, therefore, decoupled from shell growth, at least in juveniles. Tissue mass was significantly higher in 1990 than 1989, which was mainly due to high organic contents in the summer (January to May). This was not consistent with the pattern of organic content in the sediments at the study site, but was in phase with the cycle in sediment chlorophyll a content. Tissue mass increase depended on major resource input during the summer, but Y. eightsi was capable of maintaining winter condition from stocks of benthic microalgae in years of poor ice cover. Tissue mass declined between April and July each year. This was accompanied by large falls in tissue ash content, and coincided with the spawning period in early June. These are the first monthly tissue mass data collected over a 2-year period for an Antarctic mollusc. They are the first such data indicating seasonal variation in tissue mass and showing a decoupling of shell and tissue growth in a polar bivalve. The P/B ratio calculated from these data was 0.106, which is slightly lower than previous values found for this species, but is in line with general values for Antarctic marine benthos.last_img read more

first_imgOctober 1, 2019 /Sports News – Local Prep Sports Roundup: 10/1 FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailGirls Soccer2A SouthFILLMORE, Utah-Kara Camp and Rylee Miller each scored as the Millard Eagles played Parowan to a 2-2 draw Tuesday in 2A South Region girls soccer action. Laci Sissener scored both goals for the Rams.Region 12RICHFIELD, Utah-Brittan Tait scored twice as the Richfield Wildcats downed the Emery Spartans 6-2 in Region 12 girls soccer action Tuesday. Kate Robinson, Macey Pace, Nora Foster and Sadie Yardley also scored for the Wildcats in the rout.BLANDING, Utah-Emily Jacobsen scored two goals and the San Juan Broncos topped South Sevier 5-0 Tuesday in Region 12 girls soccer action.Region 14LINDON, Utah-The Juab Wasps exploded for five second-half goals as they routed Maeser Prep 7-2 Tuesday in Region 14 girls soccer action.SPANISH FORK, Utah-Megan Olson amassed four goals as the Manti Templars routed American Leadership 8-0 in Region 14 girls soccer action Tuesday. Brynlee Golding added a pair of goals and Janessa Bridges and Kassidy Alder also scored for Manti. Katie Larsen earned the shutout for the Templars.DELTA, Utah-Savannah Nielson posted five goals and Addison Nielson added a hat trick as the Delta Rabbits pummeled Union 9-1 Tuesday in Region 14 girls soccer action. Cynthia Chavez also scored in the win for Delta.VolleyballRegion 14NEPHI, Utah-The Juab Wasps downed Maeser 3-0 in Region 14 volleyball action Tuesday. The Wasps prevailed 25-20, 25-19 and 25-16 to get the straight sets win over the Lions.DELTA, Utah-The Delta Rabbits smacked Manti 3-0 Tuesday in Region 14 volleyball action at the Palladium. The Rabbits prevailed 25-13, 25-15 and 25-16 to ovepower the Templars.ROOSEVELT, Utah-The Union Cougars pounded North Sanpete 3-0 in Region 14 volleyball action Tuesday. The Cougars gashed the Hawks 25-10, 25-9 and 25-15 to earn the straight sets victory.Region 16SALINA, Utah-The North Summit Braves made quick work of North Sevier with a 3-0 sweep Tuesday in Region 16 volleyball action. The Braves prevailed over the Wolves 25-11, 25-19 and 25-13 to earn the straight sets win.MONTICELLO, Utah-The Gunnison Valley Bulldogs waxed Monticello 3-1 in Region 16 volleyball action Tuesday. The Bulldogs prevailed 25-23, 25-23, 20-25 and 25-23 to earn the victory.Region 18ENTERPRISE, Utah-The Enterprise Wolves stonewalled Kanab 3-1 Tuesday in Region 18 volleyball action. The Wolves prevailed 21-25, 25-21, 26-24 and 25-16.Non-RegionCASTLE DALE, Utah-The Millard Eagles pulled out a thrilling five set win over the Emery Spartans 3-2 Tuesday in non-region volleyball action.EUREKA, Utah-The Milford Tigers swept the Tintic Miners 3-0 Tuesday in non-region volleyball action. Milford won 25-15, 25-16, 25-11.Girls TennisNon-RegionMONROE, Utah-The South Sevier Rams beat Millard 4-1 Tuesday in non-region girls tennis action. The Rams won with Gabby Carter in 2nd singles, Hannah Gay in 3rd singles, Morgan Blackburn and Aubree Robinson in 1st doubles and  Cecilia Corpino and Katelyn Sorenson in 2nd doubles. Written by Tags: Roundup Brad Jameslast_img read more