The vice president was criticised last year for breaking with the tradition and not allowing media access to the conversation. Members of the press were left on the lawn of the vice president’s home during the meeting. At the time, the Taoiseach said it was the US administration’s decision to have the meeting in private.Prior to it, Varadkar repeatedly said he would talk with Pence about social issues, including LGBT rights.The media are permitted to attend the breakfast meeting this year. Barrett will also attend the traditional shamrock ceremony in the White House but it is understood he will not take to the stage during the presentation. https://jrnl.ie/4539997 Wednesday 13 Mar 2019, 5:17 PM Leo Varadkar’s partner to attend breakfast meeting at house of US vice president Mike Pence The US vice president has been criticised for his views and his legislative record on LGBT people. Taoiseach partner Matt Barrett will attend the breakfast meeting with VP Mike Pence tomorrow but not the shamrock ceremony pic.twitter.com/6iW3XaGBpW— TheJournal Politics (@TJ_Politics) March 13, 2019 By Christina Finn Christina Finn reports from Washington DCLEO VARADKAR’S PARTNER will join him for the St Patrick’s Day celebrations at US Vice President’s house tomorrow.Last year, Mike Pence told the Taoiseach his partner, Matt Barrett, would be welcome in Pence’s home if he decides to attend this year.Pence made the comments during a private conversation between the two, during which Varadkar raised LGBT rights and equality issues.The US vice president describes himself as a “Christian, a conservative and a Republican” and has been criticised for his views and his legislative record on LGBT people.“He’s going to be at the breakfast tomorrow,” Varadkar told reporters in Washington DC today. “He was able to get time off work and make the journey. He’ll be taking up the invitation from Mike and Karen Pence to attend tomorrow. Karen can’t be there because she’s in Abu Dhabi for the Special Olympics.” Short URL Mar 13th 2019, 5:17 PM Tweet thisShare on FacebookEmail this article Source: TheJournal Politics/Twitter Share37 Tweet Email1 37,707 Views Image: PA Archive/PA Images 77 Comments Image: PA Archive/PA Images
Shadow treasurer Joe Hockey has mounted a passionate defence of Tony Abbott’s paid parental leave scheme and branded dissident Liberal backbencher Alex Hawke a lone voice in the Coalition in wanting the commitment scrapped. Mr Hockey said the policy would boost participation and deliver a “massive benefit” to small business. Mr Hawke, the Liberal MP for Mitchell in north west Sydney, who is of Greek background, insists he is not the only Coalition MP who is concerned about the policy, which offers new mothers 26 weeks of leave on full pay, up to a maximum wage of $150,000 a year, to be funded by a 1.5 per cent levy on the country’s 3200 biggest companies. This levy was to have been fully offset by a 1.5 per cent cut in company tax, but it has since been replaced with the promise of a ‘modest’ company tax cut. Abbott’s leave scheme compares with Labor’s taxpayer-funded scheme offering 18 weeks parental leave at the minimum wage. “Certainly within the Coalition there is widespread concern that in this climate it is unaffordable as a policy,” Mr Hawke said. “I think that’s been the case for some time.” Insisting it would not be an issue for the Coalition to ditch its scheme ahead of the September election – despite Mr Abbott referring to it as a ‘signature’ policy – Mr Hawke said: “I think this isn’t that popular with the electorate. And I tend to find people are pretty realistic that we can’t afford big new taxes and levies at the moment.” But Mr Hockey dismissed Mr Hawke’s critique in a doorstop interview after his address to the IPA, saying it was not shared by his colleagues. Facebook Twitter: @NeosKosmos Instagram
The daring English singer/songwriter announces 10 shows across the U.S., Europe and Australia this summerNate HertweckGRAMMYs Apr 22, 2019 – 12:31 pm FKA twigs has announced a 10-show summer tour kicking off with a pair of Los Angeles shows May 7 and 8. The tour will include two New York City performances as part of the previously announced Red Bull Music Festival NYC before heading abroad. twigs will close out the month with shows in Berlin, London and Barcelona on May 24, 28 and 30 respectively before playing Paris on June 1, The tour will then travel to Austrailia to play Sydney on June 9 and wrap the tour in Hobart, Austrialia on June.14. FKA twigs Announces International Tour fka-twigs-plots-international-tour-la-nyc-paris-london-sydney-more Email Read more Facebook News Twitter FKA twigs Plots International Tour: L.A., NYC, Paris, London, Sydney & More While these were the only dates revealed so far, twigs’ tweet announcing the dates is accompanied by a link to her mailing list signup page, asking fans to “sign up for updates from twigs,” which may be a subtle signe of more to come this year from the British songstress.It’s been nearly four years since twigs’ most-recent release, 2015’s M3LL155X, a five-song EP featring collaborations with GRAMMY-nominated producer Boots. Late last year, she was featured on A$AP Rocky’s “Fu*k Sleep.”Further details on tickets are forthcoming, though tickets for the New York shows are sold out, according to the Red Bull Music Fest website.Frou Frou Release First Song In 15 Years, “Guitar Song (Live)”
Wade Marrs, mushing along the Iditarod 2016 Trail on the outskirts of Nome. (Photo: Laura Collins, KNOM)The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race kicks off this Saturday, as mushers and their teams begin cross a thousand miles of the Alaska wilderness.But this year the event is mired in scandals: Fallout from a dog doping fiasco, a musher mutiny, and unprecedented pressure from protest groups. All of which, according to a leaked report, are putting the event’s future in dire jeopardy.Listen nowSaturday marks the “ceremonial start” of the race, when the streets of downtown Anchorage fill with at least 1,072 yapping sled dogs. Looking on from the snowy sidewalks are tourists, townies, and mushing fans outfitted in their finest furs. The festivities arrive at the tail end of the city’s annual Fur Rondy, a week of festivities hearkening back to the yearly rendezvous among fur trappers, where pelts and antlers are sold openly in the streets. By the time the Iditarod kicks off, the vibe is somewhere between a parade and a dog pageant, with notes of a folksy rural carnival.The next day, dozens of competitors set out on the grueling journey over snowy mountains, icy rivers and frozen tundra toward the tiny town of Nome on the Bering Sea coast. As the race has grown increasingly competitive in recent years, top teams make the trek in between eight and nine days.But this year’s race is up against extra challenges.Multiple controversies have crashed down all at once — even driving one of mushing’s stars to post a 17-minute video on YouTube lashing out at race leadership.Dallas Seavey, arriving second to Ruby just after the sun set Wednesday night. (Photo: Zachariah Hughes, Alaska Public Media.)“The Iditarod can try to run me over, they can try to throw me under the bus,” Dallas Seavey said, speaking directly into the camera in the video, posted October 23rd of last year. “They’re going to find out I don’t fit under the bus.”Seavey is a mushing wunderkind, having won the race four times before age 30.But since last fall, Seavey has been embroiled in the sport’s first high-profile doping scandal after it came out that some of his dogs tested positive for a banned painkiller at the end of last year’s race.Seavey vigorously denies that he drugged his team, something other top mushers have backed him up on. He faults the Iditarod’s board of directors for mishandling the investigation, hurting his reputation in the process.“This is part of this race that is a cancer right now,” Seavey said in the video, alluding to the Iditarod Trail Committee’s board. “There is a corruption in this race.”Seavey snubbed this year’s Iditarod, and is competing in a Norwegian race that runs at the same time. He’s also pushed back on the damning doping narrative by hiring a public relations firm, casting doubt on science behind the drug tests, and aggressively defending his record in the press.So how did high levels of Tramadol, a widely prescribed opioid, get into four of Seavey’s dogs within hours of his arrival in Nome last year? Theories abound.“I believe this was given to my dogs maliciously,” Seavey said. “I think that’s the most likely option.”The idea that a saboteur drugged Seavey’s dogs is accepted by many in Alaska’s mushing community. Some believe it could have been an unintentional accident. Some think it might have a been a rival competitor. And others point to animal rights activists, who have done more in recent years to take down the Iditarod’s public image.Leading that charge is People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, or PETA. The group says it did not have any personnel in Alaska last year, and condemns dogs being given banned substances. But the group is escalating its tactics by leaning harder than ever on corporate sponsors to drop their support for the event.“One of the biggest lies that the Iditarod community has tried to sell the public is that these dogs aren’t like the dogs we share our homes with, and it’s not true,” Colleen O’Brien, a spokesperson for PETA, said.The group wants for the Iditarod to become a race without dogs, saying too many animals have died as a result of competition, and that mushing is fundamentally abusive. It claims that sponsor flight is taking a toll on the Iditarod’s financial health. And this year, for the first time ever, they are sending protesters to Alaska, with demonstrations planned in Anchorage and at the finish in Nome.On top of all that, earlier in February a prominent group of race veterans called for the president of the board of directors to resign immediately. A letter was sent by members of the Iditarod Official Finisher’s Club, alleging his mismanagement and conflicts of interest they say are jeopardizing the whole sport.The demand came on the heels of a confidential report by the Foraker group commissioned by the race’s main sponsors leaked to the press. It pointed to many of the same problems, saying the board needs major reforms for companies to remain comfortable financing it. Following a closed door meeting, ITC board members voted unanimously to leave president Andy Baker (who’s brother, John Baker, is a champion Iditarod musher) at the helm for the time being.“Everybody wants the race to do better,” Baker said to reporters after the meeting. “Our whole focus is we want to have a safe race. We want dogs to be safe, we want mushers to be safe, and we want a successful race that’s good for Alaska.”Baker says the board is planning to revise its governing rules in the spring, once this year’s race is over. That opens the door for reforming leadership practices criticized by the IOFC and Foraker report.Many are pining for the old days, when the Iditarod was more like a weeks-long wilderness adventure than a race.“There’s a big part of me that feels that way,” Stan Hooley, Iditarod’s CEO, said. “Unfortunately I’m in the business, and in the role of working to grow this race.”Some people say that means the Iditarod isn’t as fun—that the race doesn’t resemble the state-wide celebration it used to be. But others say the global audience and increase in corporate money that it has drawn could be what carries dog mushing on into the future.If you want more news on all things mushing, you can subscribe to the Iditapod, a podcast about the Iditarod from Alaska Public Media and KNOM Radio.
The Public Safety and Policing Workgroup held its inaugural meeting on June 8, in Annapolis. Co-chairs Sen. Catherine Pugh (D-Baltimore City) and Del. Curt Anderson (D-Baltimore City) presided over the first meeting. (Photo by Roberto Alejandro)The new Public Safety and Policing Workgroup of the Maryland General Assembly has begun holding hearings on law enforcement practices in Maryland. The group is moving towards generating a slate of bills for next year’s legislative session to help improve relations between police departments and communities across the state.Co-chaired by majority leader Sen. Catherine Pugh (D-Baltimore City), and chair of the Baltimore City delegation to the House, Del. Curt Anderson (D-Baltimore City), the workgroup received an overview of Maryland law enforcement from the Department of Legislative Services. There was also a presentation on the state’s role in certifying police officers from representatives of the Police and Correctional Training Commissions, at the first meeting, held on June 8.According to the presentation by the Department of Legislative Services, Baltimore City is alone among Maryland’s 24 political subdivisions (23 counties plus Baltimore City) in possessing a crime rate that exceeds 4,800 crimes per 100,000 residents. It is also the only subdivision whose police department does not receive direct state aid, a function of an agreement between the city and the state in which the latter foots the bill for the Baltimore City Detention Center and Central Booking, but at the cost of not giving any direct aid to the Baltimore Police Department.The workgroup’s most pointed questions, however, were reserved for J. Michael Zeigler and Albert Liebno, executive and deputy directors, respectively, for the Maryland Police and Correctional Training Commissions.Under questioning from both chairs, Zeigler testified that while all law enforcement agencies are required to have some form of psychological evaluation as part of their training and recruitment process, individual departments are responsible for determining the standards recruits must meet in order to pass the evaluation, as well as who performs the evaluation itself. There is also no requirement that police officers receive more than an initial psychological evaluation.“They’re required by law to recertify with their weapon every year, why shouldn’t we also want to make sure they’re not crazy every year?” asked Anderson rhetorically in comments to the AFRO after the initial workgroup hearing.Anderson said he expects a slate of bills to come out of the workgroup that will hopefully carry the bipartisan sponsorship of all 22 committee members, helping to give the recommended pieces of legislation more traction heading into the 2016 legislative session. Anderson also expects recommendations to amend Maryland’s controversial law enforcement officers bill of rights (LEOBR).“There’s going to be big changes,” said Anderson. “We already have some concessions from the Fraternal Order of Police about changes that they would agree with in the LEOBR, for instance, making the trial boards more transparent. Allowing people to be there. Allowing the results to be posted. Changing the 180 day rule, so that a person can file a suit against a police officer in more than 180 days. So there’s a lot of low hanging fruit that can get done, but there may be some more comprehensive things that we can do as well.”Pugh was a bit more cautious in making predictions about what might come out of the work group, but stressed the importance of having diverse representation among the workgroup’s members because it gives more credibility to whatever its end product ultimately is. “I’m not sure what the end result will be, but what we do know is that we have to hear from the public, we need to hear from the police department, and we need to hear from some experts in terms of how we present – if we present – legislation moving forward,” said Pugh.The next meeting of the Public Safety and Policing Workgroup will take place at 1 p.m. in Annapolis (6 Bladen St., room 101) on June 23, where it will hear testimony on recruitment and hiring practices for law enforcement in the state.
Kolkata: The Kolkata Police’s Special Task Force (STF) arrested another activist of the Jamat-Ul-Mujahideen (Bangladesh) from Pakuria in Jharkhand on Wednesday.The arrested JMB activist, Dilwar Hasan (26) alias Ali Hasan alias Umar, was involved in the case of explosion of IEDs at Bodh Gaya in January.Acting on a tip-off, a team comprising officers of the city police’s STF raided some hideouts at Pakuria and arrested Dilwar.The police has initiated a case against him under various sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), on charges of criminal conspiracy (120B), waging or attempting to wage war or abetting waging of war against the Government of India (121), concealing with intent to facilitate design to wage war (123) and 4 and 5 Explosive Substances Act. Also Read – Rain batters Kolkata, cripples normal lifeSources said that Dilwar was a close associate of Kausar, the mastermind of the Khagragarh blast case, who was arrested on Tuesday by the National Investigation Agency (NIA).The NIA has also arrested another JMB activist, Adil alias Assadullah, from Bengaluru. It may be recalled that Kausar was arrested from Bengaluru as well, on Tuesday. The police came to know about him after questioning Kausar.The 29-year-old Adil is a resident of Elisabad village in Murshidabad. After receiving information, NIA officers conducted a raid and found him at an auto stand near Cantonment Railway Station in Bengaluru. He will be taken to Patna in transit remand and will be produced before the NIA Special Court at Patna. Also Read – Speeding Jaguar crashes into Mercedes car in Kolkata, 2 pedestrians killedIt may be mentioned that Kausar isone of the prime accused in the Khagra-garh blast case that took place in October 2014. He had taken shelter in the southern part of the country and got arrested on Tuesday, after almost four years of the incident.The investigating officers have searched the house where he used to stay at Ramnagar in Bengaluru and recovered electronic devices and traces of explosives.Kausar was also involved in the Bodh Gaya incident as well and serial blast cases in Bangladesh. He had entered India through the porous border in 2014 and carried out the terror activities. He was an expert in making IEDs and circuit designs for preparing explosives.
News | Breast Imaging | August 02, 2019 Volpara to Distribute Screenpoint Medical’s Transpara AI Solution Volpara Solutions and ScreenPoint Medical BV signed an agreement under which Volpara will sell ScreenPoint’s Transpara… read more Related Content Videos | Radiographic Fluoroscopy (RF) | August 09, 2019 VIDEO: Demonstration of the Shimadzu FluoroSpeed X1 Radiographic Fluoroscopy System Shimadzu displayed the FluoroSpeed X1 conventional radiographic fluoroscopy (RF) system at the Association for Medica read more Video Player is loading.Key Topics for Radiology Administrators at AHRA 2019Play VideoPlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 7:33Loaded: 2.15%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -7:33 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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No related posts. Representatives of private-sector employers on Monday will present the National Salary Council with a proposal for salary hikes at a hearing set to begin at 4 p.m.During a meeting last week, unions asked for a salary hike of 4 percent for private-sector workers.On Tuesday at 2 p.m., government officials led by the Labor Minister Sandra Piszk also will present a proposal. Two hours later, employer chamber leaders, union representatives and government officials will sit down to discuss each proposal and attempt to reach an agreement.Public-sector salary hikes are scheduled to go into effect on Jan. 1. Facebook Comments
Amadeus has launched Amadeus Next, which will try to evolve new and original ideas in travel by using the former’s technology, expertise, reach and funding, thus empowering travel start-ups in Asia Pacific to shape the future of travel. It will also serve as a driving force to build an ecosystem of like-minded partners and organisations that are excited about travel technology, and looking to challenge the status quo.Currently, there are six travel technology start-ups on board, including Klook, Orahi and Triposo and TopDocs, which a platform for medical tourists to book. “Amadeus is at the forefront of the travel technology industry and a major player in the travel start-up scene in this region. So partnering with ‘Amadeus Next’ was a no brainer. For our success and to go grow quickly we need access to leading travel technology, expert advisory from a global network with funding opportunities which Amadeus is providing,” said Cassandra Italia, CEO and Founder – TopDocs.Amadeus Next has also been joined by JungleVentures, CyberAgent Ventures Techsauce and Hubba, Thailand’s start-up leader in terms of co-working spaces, technology events, technology media and startup education.Amartit Charoenphan, Founder and CEO, Hubba said, “It takes a leader to see changes and own the future rather than being reactive to technological disruption, and that is exactly what Amadeus does. We believe that big corporations have a lot to offer to start-ups, but Amadeus Next goes one step further. They truly work and think like a start-up and what they’re doing will be pivotal to the industry and to start-ups in the travel technology space.”Simon Akeroyd, Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Business Development, Amadeus, said, “Amadeus Next is not a short-term project or a one-off investment, it’s a long-term partnership and commitment to create a collaborative travel tech startup community in Asia Pacific. To truly shape the future of travel, we need to work together, across the industry, and with travel players big and small, to create a collaborative ecosystem with the traveller at the centre.”
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STUDENTS and faculty members of the Xenion High School in Paralimni got together and shaved their heads in solidarity with 12-year-old Antonis, a fellow student, who lost his hair due to chemotherapy.The event took place at the school’s grounds, with faculty members volunteering to shave the heads of some of the students. The group shaving was held as a surprise for the 12-year-old, who got permission from the hospital to attend.According to Antonis’ brother and sister, “he was ashamed that he lost his hair and was hesitant to appear in public,” which prompted his fellow students to go ahead with the surprise.The 12-year-old was accompanied to the school by his father, who was also surprised when he came across students shaving their heads in support of his son.Antonis’ sister was also present at the event, telling the press “with so much love and support my brother received, Im sure he will be fine.”The 12-year-old was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. He travelled to Germany to receive treatment earlier this year and is currently receiving treatment at the Makarios Hospital. He is expected to head back to Germany in 10 days.The father made a statement to Sigmalive saying that he was told by doctors that his son had an 80 per cent survival chance.You May LikeDr. Marty ProPower Plus Supplement3 Dangerous Foods People Feed Their Dogs (Without Realizing It)Dr. Marty ProPower Plus SupplementUndoUltimate Pet Nutrition Nutra Thrive SupplementAdd This One Thing To Your Dog’s Food To Help Them Be HealthierUltimate Pet Nutrition Nutra Thrive SupplementUndoAngels And EntrepreneursRobert Herjavec Announce Venture Could Make You RichAngels And EntrepreneursUndo Concern over falling tourism numbersUndoTurkish Cypriot actions in Varosha ‘a clear violation’ of UN resolutions, Nicosia saysUndoIsraeli rape suspects freed, woman who alleged assault arrested (Updated)Undoby Taboolaby Taboola
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