Wonder Woman is No Longer a UN Ambassador

first_imgStay on target 11 Groundbreaking Female Comic Book ArtistsToy Tuesday: 11 Coolest Toys of 2018 Despite being sworn in as a United Nations Honorary Ambassador for the Empowerment of Women and Girls in October, Wonder Woman will soon step down from her post.The appointment, which would have the iconic comic book character be the symbol of an empowerment campaign launched in accordance with her 75th anniversary, will end on Friday. This comes after a public backlash in the weeks since the announcement.Multiple people had been critical of the decision. At the time of this writing, nearly 45,000 people had signed a petition calling on Ban Ki-moon, the Secretary-General of the UN, to reconsider the decision.The petition, organized by “Concerned United Nations staff members,” said that the institution should focus on electing a real person as an ambassador, instead of a fictional character with, as they put it, “an overtly sexualized image.”“Although the original creators may have intended Wonder Woman to represent a strong and independent ‘warrior’ woman with a feminist message, the reality is that the character’s current iteration is that of a large breasted, white woman of impossible proportions, scantily clad in a shimmery, thigh-baring body suit,” the petition read.The petition echoes a point that was made by others, saying that its decision to appoint a fictional character as an ambassador instead of a real person who’s championed for gender equality undermined the point the UN was trying to make. On Oct. 21, which was Wonder Woman Day at the UN, protesters lined the lobby with signs that said “I’m not a mascot” and “Let’s get real.”“The bottom line appears to be that the United Nations was unable to find a real life woman that would be able to champion the rights of ALL women on the issue of gender equality and the fight for their empowerment,” the petition continued.Some of the points made here are valid. The UN chose gender equality as one of its Millennium Development Goals, and the plan includes expanding education options for women and girls. If we want a symbol of female empowerment to lead a campaign to promote this, it could be a real flesh and blood human. There are many to choose from.Plus, having a woman or other champion spearheading any UN campaigns would be more universal than a Western comic book character.However, to focus on her appearance and her clothing is the opposite of empowerment. Wonder Woman’s outfits have been varied throughout the years, all depending on who is drawing her. It has nothing to do with how the character itself has inspired girls and diminishes the acts that made her a symbol.Jeffrey Brez, the UN’s chief of NGO relations and advocacy, said that Wonder Woman’s role was never meant to be permanent.“From the UN’s side, there was no plan for it to be much longer than this,” he said.It’s also the longest amount of time a fictional character has been an ambassador. Remember the time that Winnie the Pooh was an honorary ambassador for friendship? Or when one red bird from Angry Birds was one for climate change? How did that workout?last_img read more

Maintaining Your Niche in a Fragmented Media Environment

first_imgObviously, magazines struggle with this. At The Nation, we are in a constant uphill battle against a glut of information and practices. Our competitors in the digital space aren’t even our traditional competitors anymore—we’re competing with Mother Jones and The Atlantic, sure, but we’re also competing with non-print media (MSNBC, Alternet), YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, BuzzFeed, Netflix, and Google News. And we’re no longer competing in a niche universe—because of the aggregated nature of online content, our stuff is out there. EVERYONE’S stuff is out there. But what can we put out there that people can only get from us, by paying us? We’re not competing for eyeballs; we’re competing for eyeballs that will pay for the privilege of seeing.What’s interesting is that though people have amped up their newsfeeds, they haven’t stopped looking for intelligent information. TV and books have become smarter, and people have proven that they will commit to long series or writing if it holds their interest. eReaders have created a space for longer books, because people don’t mind reading long pieces that they’re not lugging around. The length itself doesn’t bother people, as long as they can commit to it on their own time.The trick is to create meaningful experiences for people living in a world glutted with information, through carefully selected (buzzword alert: “curated”) content and longer, more introspective pieces. Long form journalism in digital outlets? Absolutely. We’ve seen a return to long form narratives, in literature and journalism, which may seem anachronistic in a world dominated by short attention spans. Even BuzzFeed and Business Insider recently started their own investigative journalism units, focusing on long form. As Tom Junod wrote for Esquire, “…taken as a trend, the persistence of long form at a time when it’s been declared dead is a hopeful thing, not a trend at all but evidence that humans, as a race, are at last learning how to take our own complexity into account as we stumble into infinity, digital and otherwise.”In a world humming with “meaningful moments,” how do we maintain that meaning? How many shootings before we rally for gun control or just forget it’s a problem altogether? How many natural disasters need to decimate a country before we start thinking critically about global warming or we decide it’s “just one of those things”? It’s no longer media ‘s job to just deliver meaningful moments; instead, we need to deliver meaningful commentary and analysis on those moments.In 1963, my parents were both ten years old, and I was not even an imagining. Yet I understand the importance of marking that storied day that “America lost its innocence,” particularly for the media. JFK’s assassination was a betrayal of national consciousness, a curtain slashed through to reveal a dark underbelly of reality. A moment, a heartbeat, in a gunshot—we were a nation young, smart, and cavalier, ready to take on the world—and then, we were not. People wept openly in the streets. Walter Cronkite famously teared up. What I don’t understand is my reaction to the commemorative paper. I wish I’d bought a copy, only to prove it was real, but it felt wrong. It didn’t feel right to share the assassination of a president from 50 years ago with no context, no handholding, no exposition. Seeing it now, in print, pretending to be just another part of my everyday news cycle, made me feel more of an outsider, a person sharing a memory that isn’t her own, like I was some interloper, a person who didn’t have a right to someone else’s memory.Yet, how do we learn, if not from sharing memories and stories? Since the dawn of civilization, history has been preserved through story-telling. But what will it mean when we no longer have physical artifacts from a story, when there is no newspaper clipping, when a URL is tweeted in one second and lost a second later? How will we record time and memory? How will we build lasting identities? We will need direction—content and analysis that helps us discuss meaning, since we’re too saturated to create our own.President Kennedy’s assassination is a story worth re-telling, and the media has been all over the fiftieth anniversary. Has it only been fifty years? To me, it feels like a century ago. To my folks, it could have happened yesterday. I was at a rest stop off the Atlantic City Expressway on Saturday when I noticed something peculiar: On sale at a Starbucks of all places, right next to baskets of limited edition coffee beans, was a commemorative reprint of the Dallas Morning Star from the day President Kennedy was shot.I am intimately familiar with the headline. My father saved the copy of the New York Times from 1963. It is now framed and hanging in the basement of our house. This is something I have inherited. I keep print clips. I have an unsettling fear that I will forget a moment if I bear no tangible evidence of it. Moments were documented as chosen flashpoints in time, important events that we could remember even when we forgot. They help to form both our national and individual identities. Now, with the advent of social media and reality television, we document everything and anything, from bombings to breakfasts. We have created hyper-detailed accounts of our mundane lives, marking them “momentous.” But what happens when we saturate our world with details of our everyday lives? Do newsworthy moments even count anymore to the formation of identity, or do they become cultural jetsom, byproducts on our way to becoming the next Snooki or Honey Boo Boo? What makes a President’s assassination any more important than, say, buying a prom dress or taking your first cab ride?How do we determine what is meaningful?last_img read more

Premiums Rising 34 Percent For Most Popular Health Plan

first_imgPremiums for the most popular “Obamacare” plans are going up an average of 34 percent, according to a study Wednesday that confirms dire predictions about the impact of political turmoil on consumers.Window-shopping on HealthCare.gov went live Wednesday, so across the country consumers going online can see the consequences themselves ahead of the Nov. 1 start of sign-up season for 2018.The consulting firm Avalere Health crunched newly released government data and found that the Trump administration’s actions are contributing to the price hikes by adding instability to the underlying problems of the health law’s marketplaces.President Donald Trump puts the blame squarely on “Obamacare” saying the program is imploding, while ignoring warnings that his administration’s actions could make things worse.The Avalere analysis is for the 39 states using HealthCare.gov. Along with the increase for silver plans, premiums also are going up by double digits for different levels of coverage, including bronze (18 percent), gold (16 percent), and platinum (24 percent).Many states had higher increases. Avalere found that average plan silver premiums will go up by 49 percent in Florida, 43 percent in Missouri, and 65 percent in Wyoming.Consumers eligible for income-based tax credits will be protected from rising premiums but those who pay full-cost face a second consecutive year of sharp premium increases.Only three states will see declines — Alaska, Arizona, and North Dakota.Avalere said market instability is driven by Trump’s recent decision to end subsidy payments to insurers, the continued debate over “Obamacare” repeal and replace, and a presidential executive order that could open a path for lower cost plans outside of the Obama-era law.“You put all that together, and there are a lot of additional forces on top of market forces driving high premium increases for 2018,” said Chris Sloan, a senior manager with the health industry consulting firm.Significant increases also are expected in states that run their own health insurance websites.Starting Nov. 1, new customers can submit applications, and returning ones can make changes to their coverage. Open enrollment will end early, on Dec. 15, about half the time allotted under Barack Obama’s administration.Sign-up season comes after the president abruptly pulled the plug on federal payments that reimburse insurers for reduced copays and deductibles they’re required to provide to people of modest means. That exposes insurers to a potential $1 billion loss for the remainder of this year.A federal judge in San Francisco on Wednesday denied a request by state attorney’s general to order the payments immediately restored. Administration officials say the payments were not properly approved by Congress and Trump is following the U.S. Constitution by denying them.Bipartisan legislation to resolve the problem is pending, and the Congressional Budget Office on Wednesday said the bill would reduce federal deficits and have no major impact on coverage. But the legislation by Sens. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., and Patty Murray, D-Wash. faces an uncertain future. Trump has sent mixed signals about whether he would support it.Restoring the funds may have little immediate impact on 2018 premiums, but the bill calls for insurers to rebate money to the government and consumers if they collect too much.Avalere’s Sloan said that consumers who receive subsidized premiums would generally be protected from premium increases.That’s not the case, however, for an estimated 7 million unsubsidized customers, most of whom buy individual plans outside the government markets.“There is a danger that middle-class people who don’t get government help in paying their premiums could be increasingly priced out of the market,” said Larry Levitt of the nonpartisan Kaiser Family Foundation.About 10 million people currently have private health insurance through government-sponsored markets like HealthCare.gov. More than 8 in 10 customers receive tax credits to help pay their premiums, and that aid is still available despite the political turmoil.Unlike the Obama years, the Trump administration has set no enrollment goal for 2018.“We are really focused on having a smooth consumer experience,” said Randy Pate, director of the HHS office that oversees the program. “That is our target for this year.”Administration officials say they have made a series of improvements to the sign-up process unheeded in the acrimonious political debate over health care. Sharelast_img read more

Intel updates Atom processor roadmap

first_img Citation: Intel updates Atom processor roadmap (2011, May 18) retrieved 18 August 2019 from https://phys.org/news/2011-05-intel-atom-processor-roadmap.html So, it can be no surprise that, rather than creating a line of processor specifically for smart phone and tablet PCs, the company has chosen to work with an existing line of processors. The Atom processor line, a well-established line of processors for laptops and desktops, is getting some new members to the family tree. The line of processors are expected to change and grow over the next three years. There will be three new chips in the Atom family, one in 2012, one in 2013 and one in 2014. The chips are also going to show some significant changes with each generation released. The current generation of Atom processors has a 45nm technology node. Next years processors will be 32nm node, which are correctly sized to fit into a mobile phone or a tablet PC easily. In the following years we will see these chip numbers decrease, the chip that are slated to come out in 2013 are expected to have a 22nm technology node. That chip will be named the ‘Silvermount’. It will reduce the power usage from the current 40W to just only the use of 15W. The ‘Airmont’, 14nm Atom processor, is expected to be rolled out in 2014.So, you may soon see the trademarked “Intel Inside” on your next cell phone. Intel Announces Intel Atom Brand for New Family of Low-Power Processors This document is subject to copyright. Apart from any fair dealing for the purpose of private study or research, no part may be reproduced without the written permission. The content is provided for information purposes only. © 2010 PhysOrg.com (PhysOrg.com) — Intel is one the biggest names in PC processors, if not the single biggest, but as is the way with all markets as new things come in the landscape can change in the blink of an eye. When the hardware inside mobile devices started to become a serious chunk of the processor market, the ARM chips have became the big name in that area. Like any good company with a strong position in the market Intel is looking to keep their number one spot and move into the mobile market in a big way. Explore furtherlast_img read more

Kasoulides to discuss Cyprus problem and Brexit with British minister for Europe

first_imgForeign Minister Ioannis Kasoulides will discuss the latest developments in the Cyprus problem and issues regarding Brexit with British Minister for Europe Sir Alan Duncan, during a meeting they will have on Thursday afternoon in London.Kasoulides will fly to the British capital on Thursday morning and will have a meeting with the Foreign Affairs Committee of the British House of Commons Crispin Blunt. During the meeting Kasoulides and Blunt will discuss issues of mutual interest. After that, Kasoulides will be the main speaker at an event at theBritish parliament, in his capacity as Chairman of the Council of Europe Committee of Ministers.The event, organised with Blunt, will focus on the strengthening of the international potentials to protect the cultural heritage and combat cultural goods smuggling. During the event, Kasoulides will refer to the important initiatives which the Republic of Cyprus has undertaken in various international organisations to promote the protection of cultural heritage and give a briefing about the new Council of Europe Convention on offences related to cultural heritage which is currently being drafted.Kasoulides will meet on Thursday evening with the Commonwealth Secretary General Patricia Scotland and will attend a working dinner of the Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group (CMAG), comprising nine Foreign Ministers of Commonwealth member states and promotes the basic political values of the organisation.On Friday, he will preside over a CMAG meeting that will discuss the political situation in Commonwealth countries. On the occasion of the GMAC 50th meeting, the nine Foreign Ministers will be received by Prince Charles.You May LikeLuxury Crossover SUV I Search AdsThese SUVs Are The Cream Of The Crop. Search For 2019 Luxury Crossover SUV DealsLuxury Crossover SUV I Search AdsUndoHeart Failure Treatment | Search AdsThe Early Signs Of Heart Failure. Search Acute Heart Failure TreatmentHeart Failure Treatment | Search AdsUndoFigLeaf Beta AppFigLeaf brings You 3 Easy Steps to Privacy on Your Terms…FigLeaf Beta AppUndo 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 Taboolalast_img read more

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Pilton on June 26,’’said Ram Kishen, In just more than 48 hours, The party’s reaction was contained in a statement by Bolaji Abdullahi, Minn. that qualified for the contract and allegedly promised that the smaller firm would get a significant share of the work on the Heartsville Coulee Diversion in East Grand ForksThat did not happen according to the complaintThe contract was awarded in August 2004 and ran until 2008 President and CEO Peter Zavoral Secretary-Treasurer John Zavoral and Craig Pietruszewski a principal accountant for the project are named as defendants in the suitMessages left by the Herald at Zavoral and Sons were not returned The company has been doing business in the Red River Valley since the flood of 1951 according to its website$2 millionThe complaint said the Corps of Engineers had set aside the contract for a business that qualifies under the SBA’s Section 8(a) program which promotes small businesses owned by economically disadvantaged people to help them competeTo access the program Zavoral and Sons entered a joint venture with Ed’s Construction a qualified business owned by Edward Morgan Ed’s Construction would be the managing partner and perform 51 percent or $2 million of the contract work whichever was lessBut once the contract was awarded the complaint said Zavoral and Sons started to undercut the program by refusing to the terms of the joint venture and the Section 8(a) agreementThe complaint said Ed’s Construction was not given the opportunity to work and that much of the work was done by Zavoral and Sons and other subcontractors The defendants had "substantial financial or other interests" in at least three of these subcontractorsMorgan contacted John Zavoral multiple times about work details and was allegedly told there was no work to doThe complaint said Ed’s Construction did as little as $53183165 of the more than $191 million contract receiving approximately $17 million less than initially reported to the SBA Ed’s Construction qualified as a minority-owned firm because Ed Morgan is a member of the Leech Lake Band of Chippewas said his wife and office manager for the company Lethia MorganShe emphasized that Ed’s Construction is not the target of the federal lawsuit and that they agree with the allegations in the lawsuit"We did everything we were supposed to do" she said Thursday "We contacted the SBA over and over We have cooperated with them fully It’s clear we are not at fault"Other paymentsA final accounting of the project shows Pietruszewski was paid $252000 Joe Zavoral was paid $400000 Dan Zavoral was paid $240000 and Vice President Robert Zavoral was paid $100000 even though he allegedly lived in Bemidji at the time and did little or no work on the project Dan Zavoral Peter Zavoral’s son is listed as a contact person for Clay Products a subcontractor in the projectThe complaint said Ed’s Construction supposedly the managing party in the joint venture never authorized the payments"Collectively defendants illegally obtained millions of dollars from the joint venture as a direct result of these payments and were wrongly and unjustly enriched at the expense of both the United States and Ed’s Construction" the complaint saidIt doesn’t specify damages but under the False Claims Act the US is able to seek three times the amount it was damaged plus penalties Under Financial Institutions Reform Recovery and Enforcement Act the US is entitled to seek a penalty of up to $11 million or up to $55 for continuing violations Reach Bieri at (701) 780-1118; (800) 477-6572 ext 118; or send email to cbieri@gfheraldcom Stephen J Lee contributed to this reportGoa unit of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has virtually slammed doors on its supremo Arvind Kejriwal with the decision to reduce its dependence on the national body and Delhi-based leaders following its disastrous debut in the just concluded Goa State Legislative Assembly election A brainstorming session of the state unit to dissect reasons for its pathetic show concluded last week that importing leaders and workers from other states especially Delhi detached Goa voters from the party This in simple terms means Kejriwal and his close associates are unwelcome in Goa and their services would not be requisitioned henceforth in the state File image of Arvind Kejriwal PTI AAP failed to open its account in Goa and embarrassed itself after forfeiting security deposits in 38 out of 39 constituencies it contested in the 40-member Goa Assembly The lone saving grace came from South Goa’s Benaulim constituency where its candidate Royla Fernandes finished second though her margin of defeat was in excess to 5000 votes which is seen as huge considering just 7412 percent out of Benaulim’s 28602 voters chose to exercise their right to franchise on 4 February when Goa went to polling In nine constituencies AAP polled less than 500 votes while in 10 other constituencies it polled less than 1000 votes AAP’s chief ministerial candidate Elvis Gomes finished fourth in Cuncolim constituency with only 3336 out of 22148 who voted in the constituency opting for him The meeting came to the conclusion that importing workers from other states to campaign backfired as Goa’s voters failed to connect with them AAP was seen as a party of outsiders Kejriwal visited Goa four times to address rallies while his close associates like Ashutosh were camping in Goa for months AAP born out of social activist Anna Hazare’s anti-corruption movement had identified Goa as a fertile state for its growth beyond Delhi due to widespread corruption prevailing in the state It had everything going well for it Until one month prior to voting AAP’s chances of even forming the government was not being ruled out since Goa’s voters wanted corruption to be tamed The party named former bureaucrat Gomes a popular and widely respected person in Goa as its face The script however went horribly wrong thereafter The BJP had woken up from its deep slumber too late to win another majority like 2012 and the Congress party was in tatters There was definitely scope and space for a third force in Goa which AAP failed to capitalise The eventual results clearly indicated Goa voters wanted to get rid of BJP though they could not due to BJP’s post-poll political manipulations BJP’s then chief minister Laxmikant Parsekar and five out of his eight ministers were defeated amplifying the voters’ anger and apathy against BJP which finished a poor second with 13 seats behind the Congress party’s 17 seats in the hung Assembly Congress party in the hindsight prospered due to the anti-BJP votes that AAP was eyeing and many thought would go to it AAP had followed its 2014 Delhi pattern of identifying candidates with focus on clean and honest image However it erred when it accepted some political turncoats as its members Presence of a large number of outsiders seeking votes and doing door to door campaigning proved to be the blunder that can be expected only from political novices Undeterred by the poll bashing AAP’s Goa unit has decided to contest the upcoming panchayat elections likely to be held in May after regrouping and adding local flavour Image makeover is another aspect the party has identified to establish itself as true Goan party Gomes has said that they will work at the grassroots and connect with people The party however is facing a different kind of problem – lack of leaders Most of its defeated leaders have gone back to whatever they were doing before elections disheartened and disgraced They have not quit the party but are not taking any interest leaving Gomes with the Herculean task of rebuilding the party undo the mistakes and emerge with flying colours in the panchayat elections which may make or break AAP in Goa Darjeeling:The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) on Saturday called an indefinite shutdown in the northern West Bengal hills from Monday in support of its demand for a separate Gorkhaland state "All central and state government offices banks Gorkhaland Territorial Administration offices will be closed as part of the shutdown from Monday However schools and colleges will be outside the purview of the shutdown" GJM general secretary Roshan Giri told media persons after the party’s central committee meeting All party meet called on June 13; offices of Gorkhaland Territorial AdminBengal govt&central govt will be shut from Monday: Roshan GiriGJM pictwittercom/f49bSTVUpo — ANI (@ANI_news) June 10 2017 Block Development Offices Sub-divisional Offices and District Magistrate’s offices will also be closed Banks will remain open on Mondays and Thursdays Giri said the state government’s revenue sources like electricity mines and boulders will also be part of the shutdown Court will be open School/colleges exempted from bandh Revenue generating sources of state will be closed: Roshan Giri (Gen Secy GJM) pictwittercom/Yxe1v2OwcP — ANI (@ANI_news) June 10 2017 With the present round of movement sparked off by the state government’s decision to make Bengali compulsory up to class 10 the GJM decreed that signboards in Darjeeling Kurseong Kalimpong Mirik and several parts of Dooars and Terai could be written only in Nepali and/or English Every Monday there would be torchlight rallies in various wards and assembly constituencies of the hills from 7 pm to 8 pm for the sake of ‘Gorkhaland’s revival he said Giri said thousands of people will hit the streets to take part in mass rallies every Sunday and Thursday in Darjeeling Kalimpong Kurseong and Mirik "There will also be mass signature campaign in favour of Gorkhaland The signatures will be sent to the prime minister and the Union home minister" he said Giri also announced that the shutdown will be relaxed for four days — 27 June to 30 June — when central and state government offices and banks would be open QPR.

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Even though the addiction was destructive,In his jailhouse booking photo, which identifies him as Dimitrios Pagourtzis Jr. states that the 17-year-old told police that "he did not shoot students he did like so he could have his story told"The two guns used in the shooting belong to Pagourtzis’s father according to Gov Greg Abbott who said it was unclear if the father knew his son had taken them Unlike many other mass shootings carried out with high-powered rifles such as the AR-15 this one authorities said included relatively common weaponsPolice said they also found explosive devices inside the school and at locations off campusAuthorities said they also were scrutinizing two other potential suspects in the shooting Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said officials questioned another student described as "a person of interest" Abbott said police also hoped to speak with a third person who he said could have "certain information" though he did not elaborateThree officers responded to the attack officials said The first to confront the shooter was school safety officer John Barnes a retired Houston police officer who according to former Houston colleague Capt Jim Dale joined the Santa Fe Independent School District police force because he wanted a less-stressful jobBarnes was shot in both arms Dale said A second Santa Fe ISD officer arrived pulled Barnes to safety and applied a tourniquet A third officer a state trooper also engaged the gunman according to a state police officialOfficials have not yet provided a timeline showing how long it took to respond to the active-shooter emergency calls nor have they disclosed many details about their interactions with the shooterBarnes was taken by helicopter to the trauma center at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston where he was in danger of "bleeding out" when he arrived chief medical officer Gulshan Sharma told reporters Dale the Houston police captain said many officers descended upon the hospital to show their support and that the family is in good spirits after hearing from doctors that Barnes’s injuries probably were not fatalSanta Fe High School home of the Indians had won a statewide award for its safety program As an ominous precursor to Friday’s shooting the school had experienced a false alarm about an active shooter in February an event that attracted a massive emergency response and the chaotic arrival of fearful parentsMany of the 1400 students had staged a walkout April 20 as part of a nationwide school shootings protest part of a grass-roots movement among young Americans in the wake of the February massacre of 17 students and staffers at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland Florida One sign carried by Santa Fe students during their April protest: "#NeverAgain"Four Fridays later their school was attackedGage Slaughter 17 said he was sitting in his Advanced Placement history class when the shooting started When he heard the gunshots he thought – as is so often the case in mass shootings – that it was just firecrackers Someone pulled a fire alarm he said and everyone went outside Then a coach and some teachers told the students to start running"There were people who were starting to cry" he said "I didn’t know what was going on until I was down the road a little ways and I heard one of the teachers saying it was a school shooter"In the hours that followed heavily armed officers in tactical gear surrounded the school Authorities said they found explosives in the high school and in surrounding areas and put out warnings on social media for people to avoid touching anything unfamiliarParents were picking up their children early from other schools in the area as they reeled from the horror that had come to their community"I just need to cuddle [my] baby girl" said Catharine Lindsey a parent who lives nearby and said she could hear the rescue helicopters from her home "Ever since Parkland I’ve had to tell my 13-year-old daughter to ‘not be a hero to hide and stay safe with teacher’ if something like this happens because she’s the type who would try and talk the shooter down"This was the 16th school shooting so far this year according to a Washington Post analysis That’s the highest number at this point in any year since 1999 the year of the Columbine High massacre The Post’s analysis found that since 1999 shootings during school hours have killed at least 141 children educators and other people with another 284 injuredThere was limited solid information about the victims at Santa Fe High in the hours after the shootingThe Embassy of Pakistan confirmed Friday evening that Sabika Sheikh a Pakistani exchange student was killed in the attack"Our thoughts and prayers are with Sabika’s family and friends" Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry said in a statementAnother exchange student Sayyed Zaman Haider said Sabika was from Karachi City and was studying through the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study Program funded by the US 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fourth quarter GDP growth declined to 61 percent Former prime minister Manmohan Singh had dubbed the decision to demonetise high currency notes as "legalised plunder and a monumental failure" and predicted a 2 percent fall in GDP Later former finance minister P Chidambaram had also criticised the note ban and said it would lead to a fall in GDP growth You might have noticed that its been pretty cold outside recently And by pretty cold we mean fucking freezing Its definitely been a time to wrap up and make sure every single part of your body is covered up when venturing outside The eagle-eyed among you might have noticed that theres one person whos always bucking that trend however And no were not talking about those foolhardy folk who insist that booze is all they need to keep warm on a night out Were talking about little Prince George The four-year-old son of Prince William and Kate Middleton is always wearing shorts even when its too cold for the rest of us to even think about venturing outside Prince George Credit: PA Finally the reason for that has been revealed – and its not because he has superhuman legs that are always warm According to etiquette expert William Hanson who was talking to Harpers Bazaar its simply tradition for boys of the upper class to not wear trousers until theyre older Yes even in winter "Its a very English thing to dress a young boy in shorts" he said adding that not doing so is decidedly suburban Erm yeah alright mate if you likeIn fact it seems that Prince George will be wearing shorts full-time until hes eight years old so he has another five years of chilly knees left Prince George Credit: PA "Trousers are for older boys and men" explained Hanson "whereas shorts on young boys is one of those silent class markers that we have in England "Although times are (slowly) changing a pair of trousers on a young boy is considered quite middle class – quite suburban "And no self-respecting aristo or royal would want to be considered suburban Even the Duchess of Cambridge" Right Were glad thats been cleared up Its apparently a tradition for the upper classes that dates back to the 16th century via GIPHY So if you want to see what its like to be a member of the elite classes all you have to do is dress up your young son in shorts Yeah pretty sure weve got that right EasyIt wont give you access to castles palaces and fortunes of immeasurable wealth but at least your little un will know what its like to have royal – and presumably very cold – blood for a day Whats a little chill between aristocrats ehWords: Mischa Pearlman Featured Image Credit: PA Topics: Uk newsPresident Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with the Speaker of the House of Representatives Hon Yakubu Dogara as he turns 50 years Buhari in his praise-filled message said he admires Dogara’s humility maturity discipline and friendliness A statement by his spokesman Femi Adesina noted that the nation’s leader joins the National Assembly the Nigerian Bar Association friends and family of the erudite and charismatic leader in celebrating his years of remarkable achievements and awards “The President extols Dogara’s humility simplicity and discipline in providing exceptional leadership for the lower house for over two years by diligently bridging the gaps and creating a harmonious atmosphere for debates and exchange of ideas for national development “President Buhari affirms that the Speaker’s personal attributes of selflessness maturity and friendliness have substantially eased the relationship between the Executive and the Legislative arm resulting in the passage of bills that directly impact the livelihood of Nigerians “Recalling his personal interactions with the Speaker and having followed his political trajectory in the House of Representatives President Buhari believes Nigeria’s future can only be secured with great leadership by younger Nigerians who are fired with the zeal to build one great nation that everyone can call a home “President Buhari prays that the almighty God will grant the Speaker longer life good health and wisdom to serve the country and humanity”" Mayawati shot back when Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien asked her to wrap up her speech as she had exceeded the three minutes given to her to make her submission.

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Australia and New Zealand until now. Dalits visiting the war memorial at Bhima-Koregaon had reportedly come under attack on 1 January. however, the BJP leader will have a familiar face to start with. Bhuma Nagi Reddy, For countries like India, while the government claimed that rubber bullets were used. #Excited. he along with two others was deported to India and handed over to NIA that currently has his custody. I’m here to tell people that it can get better.“Because I had so many people in my life saying ‘You need to get rid of all the expectations — you need to cut them out’ But I was like ‘They’re my family’” said the actor For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: IANS | Mumbai | Published: April 22 2017 6:23 pm Subhash Ghai: I’ve always been a director who is experimental by nature Top News National-Award winning filmmaker Subhash Ghai who is hosting a special screening of his yesteryear classic “Karz” says as a director he was always driven by passion and did not follow any box office formula for the success of his films Asked what drives him to make films on unusual subjects Ghai told IANS here: “I’ve always been a director who is experimental by nature Whenever I worked on a subject for my film they were ahead of its time The same thing happened with ‘Karz’ People told me that the film will not do well at the box officeBut if I have to follow the box office formula how will I make a difference” The filmmaker feels that one has to take a chance to explore creatively “I did that My journey as a director is passion driven and never gone by box office formula” he added Ghai is one of those directors who is known for using music very intelligently in his film In fact he delivered some musical films like “Pardes” “Taal” “Yaadein” “Kisna: The Warrior Poet” “Yuvvraaj” among others So does having a musical sense helped him to use music for the better “Yes I think so As a director I always try to understand the sound of an instrument and what emotion can be depicted by that sound It should be a part of the narrative and then the music fits into the situation of the film” he said He said: “As a filmmaker if I do not have a clear conception of situational music how will I guide or talk to music director on what I want For instance guitar is western and Sitar is very Indian if I cannot utilise these different sounds in the different situation then I am not doing the right thing as a director” From “Ek Haseena Thi” that tells the core story of the film or romantic numbers like “Dard-E-Dia” “Main Solah Baras Ki” and a dance number like “Paisa Yeh Paisa” — all songs of the film “Karz” received huge appreciation from the audience The film featured Rishi Kapoor Simi Garewal and Tina Munim and Pran in the main roles Sharing from his early shooting memories Ghai said: “Working with Rishi Kapoor was a delightful experience The cast was amazing to work with In fact I can remember how Rishi Kapoor was in doubt in the beginning of the shooting of the film for those dance and music sequence “Later when it came out nicely he said that he was wrong and that I have a good sense of music” he said Ghai who is currently focusing on training youngsters about film-making in his Whistling Woods International Institute believes that formal training is needed in filmmaking Also Read:Chris Pratt does Butter Chicken rap quips ‘abey’ and ‘theek hai’ with Kenny Sebastian Watch funnyvideo “This is a medium where one has to learn how to utilise the advanced technology to tell a story It is a mix of art and technology; one should not overpower another I believe that every technician should be an artist and every artist should also be a technician But of course no one can create a genius through training” said Ghai So is there any favourite filmmaker from the new generation “In today’s generation there are some very promising filmmakers I often give my feedback; message them after watching their film But they have to maintain a consistency of good films Otherwise they will not make a mark in Indian cinema” he said For all the latest Entertainment News download Indian Express App More Top News

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