Email Address 7th August 2020 | By contenteditor Paddy Power launches Missing People campaign with Motherwell AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitter Flutter Entertainment-owned Paddy Power has joined forces with the charity Missing People and Scottish Premier League football club Motherwell on a new campaign to help find missing people.Paddy Power placed cardboard cut-outs of blank silhouettes across the South Stand at Motherwell’s Fir Park home stadium to raise awareness of people who have gone missing.Some 1,190 silhouettes were installed in the stand, in addition to a number of banners that read “Paddy Power’s Missing Fans”.Cardboard cut-outs of fans have become commonplace in UK sporting venues during recent month, with supporters currently unable to attend events due to restrictions related to the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.In addition to its in-stadium presence, Paddy Power will place posters of missing people across its 650 stores in the locations that they were last seen, in an effort to help find or establish the safety some of those who are missing.“We all know fans are missing from football at the moment, but some are missing from wider life, too,” Paddy Power spokesman said. “We hope this campaign, and striking image, can spark conversations across the country – as the majority of our customer base are young men, the demographic that’s most at risk of going missing.”Missing People chief executive Jo Youle added: “This is a highly visible and needed opportunity for families in communities across the UK to raise awareness of their missing loved one – at a time when it is so hard to search due to Covid-19 restrictions.“We will also be getting the message out via Paddy Power stores to reach a key group of people at higher risk of going missing: men aged 18-39.”Last July, Motherwell was one of a number of teams to sign up to Paddy Power’s ‘Save Our Shirt’ campaign, through which the bookmaker agreed to serve as the team’s title sponsor but not place its logo on players’ shirts.Despite the lack of shirt branding, Motherwell at the time said that the deal represented the largest jersey sponsorship in the club’s history. Marketing & affiliates Topics: Marketing & affiliates Sports betting Regions: UK & Ireland Flutter Entertainment-owned Paddy Power has joined forces with the Missing People charity and Scottish Premier League football club Motherwell on a new campaign to help find missing people. Subscribe to the iGaming newsletter
FBN Holdings Plc (FBNH.ng) listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange under the Financial sector has released it’s 2016 interim results for the third quarter.For more information about FBN Holdings Plc (FBNH.ng) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the FBN Holdings Plc (FBNH.ng) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: FBN Holdings Plc (FBNH.ng) 2016 interim results for the third quarter.Company ProfileFBN Holdings Plc is a leading financial services institution in Nigeria offering banking products and services for the commercial, corporate, investment and merchant banking sectors. The company also offers insurance products for individual and corporate clients and other financial services for merchant banking, asset management, investment and general trading, private equity, financial intermediation services, trusteeship, portfolio management and discount house services for individual and corporate clients. The Insurance division underwrites life and general insurance products and offers insurance brokerage services. FBN Holdings Limited was founded in 1894 and today operates in 874 business locations in 12 countries. Its company head office is in Lagos, Nigeria. FBN Holdings Plc was founded in 1894 and is based in Lagos, Nigeria. FBN Holdings Plc is listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchang
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ArchDaily Photographs 2017 “COPY” ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/869820/catholic-priest-house-chom-thong-needs-natural-studio Clipboard Save this picture!© BLINE SPACE+ 28 Share Year: Houses “COPY” Projects Photographs: BLINE SPACE Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project Thailand ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/869820/catholic-priest-house-chom-thong-needs-natural-studio Clipboard Area: 230 ft² Year Completion year of this architecture project CopyHouses•Tambon Khuang Pao, Thailand Catholic Priest House Chom Thong / Needs Natural Studio Manufacturers: American Standard, Diamond Tech Tiles, SCGStructural Engineer:Watcharapong IntadodClient:CHIANG MAI DIOCESE by Bishop Francis Xavier Vira ArpondratanaArchitect In Charge:Siriphan WerojCity:Tambon Khuang PaoCountry:ThailandMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© BLINE SPACEText description provided by the architects. The project is catholic priest house, at St. Miachel Garigoyle church, In Chom Thong district, Chiang Mai, Thailand. First story house is public areas. It has meeting room, priest working room, waiting area and living area. Between areas have clean voids for make relationship inside spaces (Room) to outside spaces (Landscape).Save this picture!First FloorSave this picture!Second FloorSecond story house is private areas. It has priest bed room, guest bed room, bath rooms, living area, storage room and terrace. Voids were set for view from inside to outside, Get natural wind and natural light.Save this picture!© BLINE SPACEExterior is simple form interweave many size voids. Voids were offset from wall 10cm. For make shadow when sun light impact the building and nighttime voids will grow up by light.Save this picture!© BLINE SPACEProject gallerySee allShow lessJohn James Village / DJAS ArchitectsSelected ProjectsNorth Bondi II Residence / Tobias PartnersSelected Projects Share Architects: Needs Natural Studio Area Area of this architecture project Catholic Priest House Chom Thong / Needs Natural StudioSave this projectSaveCatholic Priest House Chom Thong / Needs Natural Studio CopyAbout this officeNeeds Natural StudioOfficeFollowProductConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesTambon Khuang PaoThailandPublished on April 28, 2017Cite: “Catholic Priest House Chom Thong / Needs Natural Studio” 28 Apr 2017. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.
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Dozens of people marched to protest outside the home of local millionaire developer and Buffalo school board member Carl Paladino on Jan. 12 to demand his resignation from the school board. Since a Buffalo local newspaper published Paladino’s recent disgusting, racist, transphobic remarks aimed at Barack Obama and Michelle Obama, community activists have had multiple demonstrations of hundreds of people rejecting his bigotry.Paladino, who was the New York co-chair for president-elect Donald Trump’s campaign, recently requested that photos of Trump be placed in all Buffalo city schools. Protests are planned to continue until he is removed from the board.FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thisFacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare this
News June 10, 2008 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Disturbing new regulations prior to Olympic Games, increased control in Sichuan Reporters Without Borders condemns new restrictions imposed on foreign visitors to China two months before the Olympic Games and on Chinese “fixers” working for foreign journalists. The authorities have also become more obstructive towards foreign journalists in Sichuan following protests by parents whose children were killed when schools collapsed in the earthquake. Receive email alerts Help by sharing this information June 2, 2021 Find out more Reporters Without Borders is alarmed by the introduction of new rules aimed at reinforcing controls over Chinese “fixers” working for foreign journalists and over all foreigners visiting China during the Olympic Games. The organisation also condemns an increase in police controls of foreign journalists trying to cover protests by parents whose children were killed when schools collapsed in the Sichuan earthquake.”Any hope of seeing China calmly open up ahead of the Olympic Games is gradually vanishing,” Reporters Without Borders said. “The authorities have introduced regulations hostile to foreigners, who are suspected of wanting to disrupt the games, and are trying to impose greater controls on Chinese citizens working for foreign reporters. And, on the Propaganda Department’s initiative, the government is restricting the work of the Chinese and international press in Sichuan.””These measures, just two months ahead of the inauguration of the Beijing games, are bordering on paranoia and are a long way from the One World, One Dream slogan. We urge the International Olympic Committee to put pressure on the government to rescind some of these provisions and to ensure that the international press can work freely in Sichuan.”Reporters Without Borders added: “So far, the IOC has not reacted to these archaic regulations, preferring to issue a memo in May reminding national Olympic committees that their athletes should under no circumstances demonstrate at Olympic sites.”Control of Chinese fixersChinese citizens working for foreign news media must now comply with new rules designed to get them to register with the authorities. Reporters Without Borders has obtained a copy of the new rules, which were distributed by the CIECCO, a state entity that is supposed to help foreign companies, including news media, to find Chinese employees.The Beijing Organising Committee for the Olympic Games (BOCOG) has been insisting since January 2007 that the foreign media recruit professionals chosen by official intermediaries as translators. The latest rules want all Chinese working for the foreign media to be registered and suggest that the authorities should “select and name appropriate candidates” for the foreign media.If foreign journalists want to propose their own candidates, they must provide an ID, a curriculum vitae, evidence of no criminal record and a medical certificate. And a contract must be signed between employer and employee.The Foreign Correspondents Club of China told Reporters Without Borders that “hiring and registering assistants through government service agencies potentially increases bureaucracy, expense and oversight by the authorities.” The FCCC hopes the foreign media will eventually be able to hire Chinese as journalists, photographers or cameramen, but for the time being that is not allowed.Reporters Without Borders has also learned of a directive issued by the BOCOG media centre’s visa division telling journalists to submit precise information about coverage plans in China, including the places they want to visit and the people they want to interview, in order to obtain a J-2 visa, which is for media personnel who want to arrive before the 8 August start of the games. The BOCOG also requires a letter from an employer, which effectively eliminates freelancers.These new provisions come at a time when the issuing of multiple-entry visas is being restricted and obtaining tourist or business visas is taking much longer, even through Hong Kong. The government refuses to explain this tougher policy, which seems to be linked to fear of demonstrations during the games.Call to order for foreignersThe BOCOG issued a set of guidelines for foreigners visiting the games on 2 June. In a question-and-answer format and so far only in Chinese, the guidelines tell foreigners they “must respect Chinese laws while in China and must not harm China’s national security or damage the social order.”They say “terrorists,” sex workers, drug traffickers, people suffering from AIDS or tuberculosis and “subversives” are banned from entering China. Some of the guidelines directly target those who would like to demonstrate during the games. “Public gatherings, marches and demonstrations cannot take place without prior permission from the police.” They also restrict freedom of opinion, forbidding foreigners from bringing with them documents, disks or audio recordings critical of China.Media obstructed in SichuanBecause of the anger of the parents of children killed in schools in Sichuan, the authorities have tended to obstruct the work of the foreign media in the province. On 6 June, two Agence France-Presse journalists were prevented from entered Wufu, a city where demonstrations took place after a primary school collapsed.Foreign reporters were briefly detained and expelled on 5 June from Juyuan and Hanwang, two towns where schools collapsed. Photographers were removed from a demonstration by about 100 parents in Dujiangyan on 3 June, and a reporter and photographer from the Japanese news agency Kyodo were detained for several hours. According to the FCCC, two Dutch journalists were stopped by the police when they tried to go to Dujiangyan.The Chinese press has been forbidden to cover the collapsed schools story freely. Chinese journalists told the New York Times that the order came from Beijing. The website of the Hong Kong-based China Media Project (http://cmp.hku.hk/) reported that the Guangdong province Communist Party’s propaganda ordered the local media to pull their journalists out of Sichuan. The site also reported that Li Changchun, the Communist Party’s propaganda chief, went to Sichuan.The public security department has been told to put a stop to the “illegal gatherings” and to pressure the families of victims to stop talking to the foreign press. State media propaganda continues to praise the government’s efforts. State-owned CCTV’s website even went so far as to portray a demonstration in homage to the victims of the Tiananmen Square massacre of 4 June 1989 as a homage to the victims of the 12 May earthquake.Finally, BOCOG intransigence on security issues is giving rise to tension with international TV stations that acquired broadcasting rights. The Associated Press reported on 8 June that there were angry tensions at a meeting in Beijing at the end of May between the BOCOG, the IOC and international TV stations over China’s refusal to permit live coverage of events in certain places such as Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City, and delays in granting permission for broadcast equipment. News China: Political commentator sentenced to eight months in prison Democracies need “reciprocity mechanism” to combat propaganda by authoritarian regimes ChinaAsia – Pacific April 27, 2021 Find out more Organisation News China’s Cyber Censorship Figures News to go further RSF_en ChinaAsia – Pacific Follow the news on China March 12, 2021 Find out more
News UpdatesBombay High Court Asks Lawyer To Make Test Call To Pune COVID Control Room To Check Bed Availability Sharmeen Hakim12 May 2021 10:02 PMShare This – xAfter a test call was made to the COVID control room of Pune, the Bombay High Court was informed that there were no ventilator beds available in Pune.A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipankar Dutta and Justice GS Kulkarni was dealing with the Covid -19 situation in Pune, as it has earlier observed that the active cases in Pune are more than double of the active cases in Mumbai.Pune Municipal Corporation’s counsel Abhijit Kulkarni submitted that the city has everything in control and was catering to at least 30% of patients visiting from outside. He said that as of May 9, the district has 28,431 hospitalised cases of covid-19 and over 68,000 patients in-home quarantine. Out of this, Pune City has close to 8,000 people in hospitals. He submitted that PMC had increased the number of beds from 4,000 in February to 12,000 in May.Advertisement Kulkarni submitted two numbers with 18 lines in the 24/7 Corona Control Room. Advocate Inamdar opposed Kulkarni’s claims and said ICU beds were not available.The bench then asked Inamdar to call the Control Room and put the handset on a loud- speaker. The lady on the opposite line said there was no ventilator bed available when he called.Kulkarni attempted to say that Inamdar’s tone was confrontational. However, the response from the control room was the same even when the bench asked a few doctors present during the proceeding to call.Advertisement “If someone calls in distress, the call centre should ask for the details,even that was not done,” Justice Kulkarni remarked.”These matters require intense sensitivity. The commissioner should know that his job isn’t over by just filing an affidavit. The (Pune) corporation has to ensure that the people for whom the corporation exists are treated with sensitivity,” the bench added.Kulkarni said he would brief the officers accordingly.Advertisement Advertisement The Court also pointed out an India today report on the sorry situation on Palghar.”Mr Pankaj Upadhyay is a reporter. He visited Palghar. What we saw was unbelievable. At the Palghar hospital, there were no beds, no facilities. Patients are lying on the floor. It was an eye-opener,” Justice Kulkarni said.”You will have to stop the infection at the threshold,” the CJ told the State, “We have taken stock of the situation in MMR; now we’ll be moving towards the rural areas. There is nothing on record about rural areas.”The case will now be heard on May 19.Tags#Bombay High Court Pune COVID -19 Chief Justice Dipankar Dutta Justice GS Kulkarni Subscribe to LiveLaw, enjoy Ad free version and other unlimited features, just INR 599 Click here to Subscribe. All payment options available.loading….Next Story
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Publicans in Republic watching closely as North reopens further Community Enhancement Programme open for applications By News Highland – November 5, 2018 Facebook Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Google+ Pinterest WhatsApp Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Pinterest Investigations are continuing after two horses died and a woman was taken to hospital following a major fire in Muff.The blaze broke out at Lenamore stables shortly before 6am yesterday morning.Fire crews from Derry were first on the scene and discovered that two horses were trapped inside the stables.Despite the best efforts of the fire crew, the two horses died at the scene.A woman was brought to hospital where she was treated for minor burns and smoke inhalation.The fire was eventually brought under control however the stables are understood to be extensively damaged.Two separate investigations by the Donegal Fire Service and An Garda Siochana are on-going. Google+ Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Homepage BannerNews Twitter Renewed calls for full-time Garda in Kilmacrennan Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Two horses dead & woman hospitalised after major fire in Muff Previous articleMichael Duffy reacts to Dundalk’s FAI Cup winNext articleRihanna wants Donald Trump to ‘Stop the Music’ News Highland WhatsApp Twitter