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But ending violence against women is not an easy task. This is probably the toughest and most Sisyphean cause of all – as the US Supreme Court’s decision to strike down women’s right to abortion has once again clearly shown. Violence against women is a function of the patriarchal power inequality between men and women: […]

Chandigarh not ready for monsoon: The Tr...

Tribune press service Sandeep Rana Chandigarh, June 28 The monsoon should arrive in the city in two days, but not all the ravines of the roads have yet been cleared. The problem of waterlogging during the rains is likely to give residents a hard time. During a random check, it was noticed that […]

Train Young African Leaders through U.S....

Media monitoring of modern diplomacy shows that only four African leaders were present for Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky’s speech to the African Union (AU), the 55-member continental bloc held on June 20. Ukrainian leader Zelensky addressed world leaders, international organizations and regional associations asking for their help in ending the Russian “special military operation” crisis […]

Berkeley set to suspend ties with Russia...

Berkeley is set to become the second California municipality to suspend ties with its Russian sister cities this week amid the country’s ongoing invasion of Ukraine. Two of Berkeley’s 17 International Sister Cities are in Russia; relations with Dmitrov, located just north of Moscow, were founded in May 1991, while a partnership with Ulan-Ude, near […]

Lake Houston set for fourth celebrations

After forgoing some public 4th of July celebrations due to the COVID pandemic in previous years, the Lake Houston area will have several public and private options this year to celebrate the nations independence. Many homeowners associations and homeowners associations hold their own fireworks or 4th of July festivals, but are private and restricted to […]

The Burke family has a long heritage in ...

January 09, 2022 During the Christmas season, many people become nostalgic, remembering Christmases past, especially happy Christmases spent with family and friends or an unusual Christmas. This is especially true for those of us who are in our later years. Since our energy levels are lower, we spend more time sitting, remembering those happy times […]

From now on, only online mode to file bu...

Thiruvananthapuram: Following recent cases where health officials accepted bribes for the issuance and renewal of business licenses, the civic body has demanded that all business license applications be processed only through the online mode. company secretary Francois Binou issued a directive to the health wing stating that no business license applications should be received in […]

‘Women should be able to make their own

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert released a joint statement on Friday following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade and eliminate the constitutional right to abortion. NBA AND WNBA STATEMENT REGARDING THE ROE V. WADE DECISION NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert released the following […]

State Permit Shows America Has a Procedu...

In America today, almost 25% of jobs require a permit. In the name of consumer protection, states have delegated professional licensing to professional associations, which then decide the height of a fence to erect around the profession. Since licensure is overseen by practitioners and results in double-digit increases in income, the usual answer is quite […]

BMC launches ‘dry day’ campaign to conta

By Express press service BHUBANESWAR: As dengue fever cases crossed the 120 mark in the state capital this month, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) launched a ‘dry day’ campaign on Thursday to curb the spread of the disease with vector transmission in the city. Residents during the campaign were sensitized and advised to search their […]

Hawkers in Kolhapur City Demand Implemen...

According to the law, the local body is supposed to provide an infrastructure for the activity of hawkers KOLHAPUR: Various associations of street vendors Kolhapur The district wants the district administration to direct local bodies to implement the Street Vendors Livelihood (Protection) Act 2014, in letter and spirit. Representatives of street vendor associations met with […]

Toll Brothers Apartment Living – GuruFoc

FORT WASHINGTON, Pa., May 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Toll Brothers Apartment Living®, the rental subsidiary of Toll Brothers, Inc. (:TOL), the nation’s leading luxury home builder, announces the grand opening of Aster, the company’s new 22-story, 270-unit luxury apartment building in the Turtle Creek neighborhood of Dallas, Texas. The company recently held a grand […]

Giving voice to silent objects, British ...

His contributions show that in addition to writing, there is another talent, another profession, which, by reading the art and artefacts of the world, makes it possible to interpret and understand distant and ancient societies, with their beliefs and interactions. Professor Rawson adopted this approach in his study of Chinese bronzes and jades, and more […]

Bridgestone supports Boys & Girls Clubs

Bridgestone Retail Operations has launched a two-week fundraising contest with NFL players from Tight End University in support of Boys & Girls Clubs of America. The campaign is the latest activation of the Bridgestone Driving Great Futures partnership, which has raised more than $20 million to support Boys and Girls Clubs nationwide since the program’s […]

Rwas and New Town Officials to Form Pane...

Image is used for representative purposes only KOLKATA: The New Town Kolkata Development Authority (NKDA) plans to form a senior committee consisting of representatives from Resident Welfare Associations (RWAs) and registered housing companies in the new town, as well as officials from NKDA to address civic issues. “The committee will have representatives from all RWAs […]

Democracies and Diversity – by Peter C.

(Photo by Emma Espejo/Getty Images.) Yascha Mounk, The Grand Experiment: Why Various Democracies Collapse and How They Can LastNew York: Penguin Press, 2022, 356 pages, $28.00. With its first two decades behind us, the 21st century is proving to be the age of identity politics. Around the world, from America and the UK to France […]

Old Delhi: Cluster of dilapidated struct...

Thursday night’s house collapse in central Delhi’s Paharganj, which killed a 3-year-old child and injured his two sisters and father, has again brought into focus the issue of unsafe buildings in Old Delhi and the city. -Sadar Paharganj (SP -City), following the severe thunderstorm on May 30, when part of a building near Jama Masjid […]

Postponement of Olympic Day activities i...

Views : 39 Posted: Thursday, June 16, 2022. 8:57 a.m. CST. By Ruben Morales Iglesias: Belize Olympic Day activities are postponed due to inclement weather forecast over the weekend. “Due to the unfavorable weather forecast, the Olympic Day event scheduled for Sunday June 19 has been postponed. We apologize for the inconvenience caused […]

Pilot dead, shot in domestic assault

June 11, 2022 Passing Mount Airy Secondary School along North South Street, one notices the walls, sidewalks and signage of a typical educational institution – but one probably doesn’t realize that a thriving business lies also within its limits. On a recent morning at the Blue Bear Cafe as the school year drew to a […]

Why can’t Paul Rudolph’s buildings take

Below are the final three articles written as part of the New Voices in Architectural Journalism Fellowship, a mentorship-based program developed by The architect’s journal and the Pratt Institute School of Architecture. All three articles were published in the June 2022 issue of A; a second set of pieces written by New Voices’ inaugural cohort […]

Bring it to the street

June 11, 2022 Passing Mount Airy Secondary School along North South Street, one notices the walls, sidewalks and signage of a typical educational institution – but one probably doesn’t realize that a thriving business lies also within its limits. On a recent morning at the Blue Bear Cafe as the school year drew to a […]

Poor Health Services Amid Nigerians Enti...

The delivery of health care in Nigeria has faced major challenges in achieving universal health coverage. While significant progress was made in the first two decades after the country’s independence in 1960, the economic downturn resulting from the fall in the price of oil on which Nigeria depended led to a series of twists and […]

Making the GHEITI Report Accessible and ...

Participants at a workshop on the Ghana Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (GHEITI) 2019 report called for easy accessibility of the report, devoid of technical language and jargons, to enhance its understanding. They said the GHEITI report should be actively promoted through the posting of essential data on notice boards, in local languages ​​and frequent community […]

Hurricane Season, Jan. 6 Committee Heari...

Palm Beach County Mayor Robert Weinroth Last week: With little chance of becoming law, the United States House moved to pass gun legislation, raising the minimum age to 21 for the purchase of semi-automatic weapons, in response to the recent wave of mass shootings (notably in Buffalo and Uvalde). However, any real hope for a […]

The Massive Betrayal of Trust ⋆ Brownsto

In the genre of film known as Dark movie – made in Hollywood in the late 30’s and 40’s – the defining mark is the loss of confidence. Everyone has a racket. Someone who looks good mostly pretends. Information about the real story comes at a high cost. No one speaks without coercion or payment. […]

7 remaining vying for chairmanship of Na...

Tribune press service British Sharma Ambala, June 8 With the attribution of the symbols, seven women candidates are left to compete for the post of Chairman of the Naraingarh Municipal Committee, in addition to 45 candidates for the positions of members of 15 civic body wards. While the BJP, INLD, AAP and BSP […]

Malawi: Open letter to President Chakwer...

We Malawian scholars and professionals in the Diaspora note with great concern the growing leadership crisis in Malawi and the deteriorating socio-economic conditions that have made life unbearable for ordinary Malawians. We are disappointed that the promise of a new dawn represented by the decisions of the High Court, sitting as the Constitutional Court, and […]

Beyond the energy price shock, towards C...

Traditional energy production in advanced economies involves importing large quantities of oil and gas from a small number of suppliers. Renewable energy systems under new community ownership structures are being developed across Europe. The objective is to develop cheap, clean and safe energy by bringing the production of electricity closer to the people who will […]

Tobacconists, convenience stores and an ...

By Ed Hersh They call themselves “Smoke Shops” or “Convenience Stores”… and you’ve probably noticed a new wave of openings in Broadway, Amsterdam and Columbus. On closer inspection, you may also have noticed that their indoor and outdoor displays seem to have less to do with sundries, drinks, snacks and cigarettes and more to do […]

Calls on COSATU to join the national shu...

SANTACO and the National Taxi Alliance (NTA) want the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) to join in the nationwide shutdown due to the rising cost of fuel in the country. SANTACO and NTA want more to join the national shutdown The two associations are the largest taxi groups in South Africa and are […]

trichy: poorly maintained vacant lots po...

TRICHY: Poor maintenance of vacant plots amid residential settlements in the city of Trichy is becoming a headache for local residents. Apart from the weeds and thickets that turn them into a den of insects and reptiles, people have started raising pigs on these plots, which is prohibited in the city. Most property owners leave […]

Launch of the People’s Movement for Clea

The Greater Chennai Corporation is set to launch a grassroots movement campaign for a clean city to improve waste management, improve public toilets and prevent open defecation. The state government recently developed guidelines and standard operating procedures for the special campaign for solid waste management through a grassroots movement for clean cities. Chennai is set […]

Why Cambodia’s next elections could be a

Author: Sreang Chheat, UQ Cambodians will go to the polls to choose their local councilors on June 5, 2022. The main candidates are the ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) and the Candlelight Party. For many observers of democratic developments in Cambodia, the dissolution of the main opposition party in 2017 makes this election less a […]

Deadline for setting up Marathi signs ex...

Mumbai The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has extended until June 30 the deadline for the installation of signs in Marathi in all shops and establishments in Mumbai. City Commissioner Iqbal Singh Chahal said the deadline has been extended to June 30. There are more than five lakh shop owners in the city and most of […]

No time to lose, smooth out the landfill...

New Delhi: While preparing a new action plan to raze the mountains of waste from Ghazipur, Bhalswa and Okhla landfills, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) will have to bear in mind certain challenges that need to be addressed to obtain time-limited results. Even though MCD is making arrangements to process about 280 lakh tonnes […]

Dracula’s 125th birthday commemorated at

Dacre Stoker and Cllr Judy Whyte, Provost of Aberdeenshire Provost of Aberdeenshire Cllr Judy Whyte, Bram Stoker’s great-grandnephew, Dacre Stoker, parish member of Peterhead South and Cruden, Cllr Stephen Smith, and Caroline Warburton, VisitScotland Regional Leadership Director for the East, were among guests at the Kilmarnock Arms Hotel in Cruden Bay celebrating the historic milestone. […]

Obituary: Gregory J. Samal, 75, of Walli...

WALLINGFORD, CT – (From Wallingford Funeral Home) Gregory J. Samal, 75, of Wallingford died on May 26, 2022 at Masonicare. Greg was born in Meriden on July 7, 1941, the son of the late John and Marguerite (Landry) Samal. A longtime resident of Wallingford, he was employed for 43 years by 3M Purification Inc., formerly […]

Letters: Gun Control | History of bully...

Submit your letter to the editor via this form. Read more Letters to the Editor. It’s time to act on gun control Re. “18 children killed in school shooting”, page A1, May 25: Have you ever noticed that those of us who believe in gun control (or eradication) aren’t the ones who shoot anyone? It’s […]

Delhi Master Plan 2041: Residents for ‘M

NEW DELHI: A collective group of Delhi-centric resident welfare associations, NGOs and activists held a unique conclave on Saturday to make suggestions on the next Delhi 2041 master plan and vouched to draft a “Municipal Accountability Law” to protect citizens’ rights and ensure the implementation of promised services. The conclave was held under the auspices […]

Chennai Buzz: Over 2,000 passenger passe...

Passengers across the city have been fined for not wearing helmets. Pic: Debastein / Wikimedia Commons (CC BY:SA 2.0) Passenger passengers fined for not wearing helmets in Chennai About 2,000 passengers were fined by Chennai traffic police for not wearing helmets. Police issue a statement making it compulsory for passengers to wear helmets from Monday […]

Long Beach District 1 candidate Mariela ...

Below are the responses, Mariela Salgado, small business owner, candidate for Long Beach District 1 City Council seat, to a Press-Telegram survey ahead of the June 7 election. To read the District 1 preview, click here. Poll responses for the other District 1 candidates are also available: Lee R. Charley, Zack Deere, Steven Estrada and […]

kmc: Kmc’s new market fee proposal leave

Kolkata: The KMC has offered an additional maintenance charge of Rs 14.8 per square foot on top of the rent of Rs 6.5 per square foot in various civic markets. The civic body, however, backtracked after protests from traders and said the proposal would be sent to traders and the amount of the hike would […]

QC pushes for participatory government w...

MANILA, Philippines – The local government of Quezon City has established a people’s council to push for participatory governance in the city and serve as the city’s lobby group on behalf of its members and networks, he said Thursday. The Quezon City People’s Council, which serves as an “umbrella arm” for 2,232 city hall-accredited civil […]

Serbia-Kosovo reconciliation festival op...

Right-wing activists post photos against the festival in which they ironically present “Kosovo culture” as anti-Serbian. Photo: Youth Initiative for Human Rights The Mirëdita festival, Dobar Dan, which means “hello” in Albanian and Serbian and promotes reconciliation between Serbs and Kosovo Albanians, opened in Belgrade on Wednesday with a photo exhibition, “All our tears”, which […]

Uniondale renews efforts to clear East G...

In the eyes of the federal government and the town of Hempstead, a 3 square mile stretch of Uniondale known as East Garden City does not exist. Even after the boundaries merged with Uniondale in the last census, residents say developers continue to mislabel their community as part of an “implicit bias” to make it […]

Jean Mensa’s team meets with stakeholder

Jean Mensa (third from left) leads an election observation mission in Kenya The International Republican Institute (IRI) and the National Democratic Institute (NDI) have completed conducting a Pre-Election Assessment Mission (PEAM) as part of their overall observation of the 2022 general elections in Kenya. The pre-election assessment which started on May 16 and ended on […]

Gerry Harnden writes – Archbishops

OUR region has many associations with high church officials of various denominations over the centuries. There have been reasons for joy and pride in this long relationship. Alas, alongside celebrating the spread of the “Good News,” there were less inspiring moments of conflict and distress. The recent avoidable controversy over Easter, the holiest time of […]

Unified Delhi Municipality to be reinsta...

NEW DELHI: After a decade of trifurcation, the Unified Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) will be restored to its old form on Sunday, however, with some changes. Preparations were in full swing Saturday at civic corps headquarters to welcome the new officers. With this, employees who have not received their pending salaries, hope that this […]

Preparatory work for the monsoon is acce...

Coimbatore: The municipal corporation has started preparing for the southwest monsoon season.The civic body had formed a committee made up of engineers and representatives of resident welfare associations after the flyover of Avinashi Road, Kikani Bridge, Rail Underpass at Lanka Corner and Trichy Road at Ramanathapuram witnessed waterlogging last year, company commissioner Raja Gopal Sunkara […]

Downtown residents see new citizens acti...

On Saturday, prospective members of the new Downtown Riverhead Civic Association set out their vision for the city’s role in the city, including maintaining the beauty of their neighborhoods and collectively advocating for residents in municipal government. . About 40 people gathered in the meeting room of the Riverhead Free Library for the Heart of […]

Urban League chairman candidate for Lond...

Breadcrumb Links Local News An environmentalist and community volunteer is running for municipal elections in October. Skylar Franke, head of the London Environmental Network and freshly president of the Urban League of London, has announced that she will run in Ward 11. Publication date : May 20, 2022 • 19 hours ago • 4 minute […]

Ukrainian government risks opening ‘Pand

“With a single letter [our employer] fired us and our dialogue turned into a monologue,” says Anton Gorb, a union representative at Ukraine’s largest private postal service, New Post. Gorb is currently serving in the Ukrainian armed forces as the country fights against the Russian invasion. But he still represents the interests of his union […]

Fort Worth Business Leader Rosa Navejar ...

Rosa Navejar, founder and president of Fort Worth-based utility engineering firm The Rios Group, has been named to the national board of directors of the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Navejar’s appointment was announced by Alice Rodriguez, chair of the board of directors of the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (USHCC). Navejar joins Robert […]

Delhi govt to meet non-compliant industr...

New Delhi: Industry Minister Satyendar Jain will hold meetings with associations of 25 non-compliant industrial zones, including Mundka where at least 27 people died in a devastating fire in a commercial building near the industrial zone, between Wednesday and Friday to discuss the redevelopment of the clusters, including the preparation of development plans, senior government […]

GHMC ignores children’s playgrounds in p

HYDERABAD: Despite spending hundreds of millions of rupees to develop lung spaces in the teeming megalopolis, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) reportedly ignores the city’s public parks. Children’s playgrounds in these parks would be totally neglected by the society, depriving small children from having fun in the parks during the summer. No effort has […]

Rally today in opposition to Atlantic Ci...

They say you can’t fight city hall. However, people are stepping up and taking their opposition to the incumbent mayor of Atlantic City, all the way to City Hall at 10:30 a.m. today. John Exadaktilos, owner of Atlantic City’s Ducktown Tavern and Liquor Store, announced that there will be a rally today, Monday, May 16, […]

Hospital pavilion, run by an East Willis...

A rendering of the Petrocelli Surgical Pavilion at North Shore University Hospital.(Courtesy of Northwell Health) As if things weren’t busy enough at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, there has been ongoing construction work over the past two years that will continue through 2023. This will improve operations, but will also cause disruption on the […]

Career: Career strike affects civic work...

Vadodara: The difficult race on several roads in the city may continue for citizens even in the coming days if the blacktrap quarry strike continues. The reason for the situation this time around is not the inefficiency of the municipal authorities, but the state quarry strike which has started to impact development works and construction […]

DramaWatch: The Truth of Bella and Other...

The cast of “Bella: An American Tall Tale” by Kristen Childs. Photo: Shawnte Sims YOU PROBABLY DIDN’T LEARN THIS IN HISTORY, BUT “OUR COUNTRY’S FOUNDER” George Washington shares at least one essential quality with Sir Mix-a-Lot, the Seattle rapper famed for the 1992 hit “Baby Got Back”. ” Both men, we know from legend or […]

It’s time to build a global pro-democrac

Democracy does not disappear by accident. Instead, all over the world we are witnessing deliberate attempts by anti-democratic actors to weaken civil society, cripple the rule of law and activate social fragmentation. From weaponizing fear to rewriting history to exploiting religion, today’s autocrats and their followers tap into the same playbook. At the heart of […]

As city leaders try to improve Kensingto...

Every morning before I leave my house, I make sure I have an anti-overdose drug from Narcan in my pocket. As I walk the two blocks to the New Kensington Community Development Corporation office and spend my day in my neighborhood, I am hyper aware that I might be needed to support someone who is […]

Door not closed on the seat of the sport...

Preparatory work is still needed for the Nelson Regional Sports Council before it can secure a seat and have a say on the Nelson and District No 5 Recreation Commission, the commission chairman said . Keith Page said in a letter to the board on Thursday that someone from the NRSC needs to attend a […]

A new space is available for the Auser A...

1′ of reading 05/07/2022 – Opening of the new space available for the Auser Circolo d’Argento Gabicce Mare in the Creobicce Civic Center. A request already made by the former president of the Association Benito Giunta to provide Auser with a suitable space to allocate to the listening project and to organize the many activities […]

Lansdowne 2.0 plan gets green light from...

An Ottawa committee has given its blessing to the latest proposed redesign of Lansdowne Park, clearing the way for City Council to approve it in principle and launch public consultations. At the end of a more than eight-hour meeting on Friday, the city’s finance and economic development committee voted in favor of a staff report […]

Influential trailblazers honored with Di...

Recipients of the Dixie State University Presidential Awards as influential members of the DSU and Washington County communities pose with their awards at the event, April 28, 2022 | Photo courtesy of Dixie State University, St. George News ST. GEORGE- Influential members of Dixie State University and Washington County communities were recently recognized at the […]

City of Loveland celebrates Arbor Day –

This year marks the 150th anniversary of Arbor Day, an annual celebration of trees and those who plant them. To honor the occasion and give Loveland’s urban forest a boost, the city is hosting tree planting events on Saturday and Monday. “The council declared Arbor Day in Loveland on Monday, so we will be planting […]

Supreme Court plan to ax Roe recalls dar...

I am personally unaffected by the almost certain dismissal of Roe v. Wade by the Supreme Court. Now in my sixties, I will no longer need an abortion. Monday’s development was also not a shock. We knew this day would come since the justices had their say during oral arguments in December on the matter. […]

Residents vomit impassioned complaints a...

STATEN ISLAND, NY – New York City Comptroller Brad Lander and Councilwoman Kamillah Hanks (D-North Shore) sat down with members of the community for a town hall meeting on Tuesday to discuss issues related to property taxes and sanitation. Nearly 40 people attended the event at the Staten Island Museum, including a number of local […]

LA supervisors vote to create super agen...

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted on Tuesday to create a new office or department that would coordinate the county’s response to the region’s homelessness crisis. The new entity would have authority over various agencies — including the county’s health services, social services and mental health departments — and report directly to the […]

Thieves steal airbags from 20 Hondas in ...

Arlington police car at night (File photo courtesy of Kevin Wolf) (Updated at 10:15 a.m.) The neighborhoods around Gunston Middle School were once again the scene of a major spate of thefts from vehicles. Thieves have repeatedly targeted residential areas along S. 28th Street, which connects the Long Branch Creek and Arlington Ridge neighborhoods, over […]

Blockchain Identity Management Market 20...

The global blockchain identity management market is estimated at 77.23 million USD in 2021 and reach 2733.60 million USD in 2027, registering a CAGR of 81.20% during the forecast period, 2021-2027. With the growing importance of identity verification during any authentication process, the blockchain identity management market is expected to witness robust growth over the […]

Vedanta installs Jal Seva Shibiras in 15...

Bhubaneswar: At a time when the state capital – Bhubaneswar is in the throes of severe heatwave conditions and the temperature has risen above 42 degrees C, there is an urgent need for cold water, lemon water and buttermilk for particularly poor road travelers, to get relief from heat and protection against sunburn. Vedanta in […]

Playgrounds in the old town need mainten...

Hyderabad: With the recent launch of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC)-2022 Summer Coaching Camp, besides the main playgrounds and stadiums, several other playgrounds in GHMC are in a neglected condition especially in the old Town. Children’s and sports associations have asked the civic body to properly maintain the playgrounds. Summer camps have not taken place […]

Supporting the media to overcome today’s

Professor Audrey Gadzekpo The media must be supported to overcome the current economic challenges in order to enable them to continuously play their role in consolidating the country’s democracy. Ghanaian journalists work in difficult circumstances and lack the resources to provide the kind of robust coverage needed to fulfill some of their essential functions. Delivering […]

UN condemns Mali’s ban on French media |

Geneva, Switzerland – The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights has criticized Mali’s decision to ban French media and called on its military leaders to reverse their decision. “We are deeply dismayed by the decision of the Malian media regulator to permanently suspend Radio France International [RFI] and France24,” a spokeswoman for High Commissioner Michelle […]

Fire trucks will be stationed at dumps i...

Chenai: As the temperature in Chennai continues to rise and the fires in the landfill have started posing health and environmental threats, the Greater Chennai Corporation has decided to station fire trucks at the Perungudi and Kodungaiyur permanently. “In the event of an emergency, we have instructed the Fire and Rescue Service to park fire […]

‘It’s not apartheid SA’ – Farmers to bla

The South African National Civic Organization (Sanco) and the Sundays River Valley Farm Workers’ Forum (SRVFWF) have accused commercial farmers in the Eastern Cape Valley of inciting xenophobia by ignoring the statutory minimum wage of 23.19 rands per hour and bringing in workers from other countries to pick citrus for wages as low as 10 […]

Community notebook | News, Sports, Jobs

Fundraising to help relief A spaghetti dinner to raise funds for relief efforts in Ukraine will be held from 5-7 p.m. May 7 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel, 165 Central Ave., Silver Creek. The meal includes spaghetti and meatballs, bread, salad and dessert. Advance tickets are $10 and tickets at the door […]

No play space: Doon Parks lacks maintena...

Dehradun: Children locked at home for almost two years due to the pandemic have had few options to spend time outdoors, residents have claimed, as there are almost no playgrounds in the city and most public parks are in poor condition. Parents have told TOI that these parks lack maintenance and facilities. “We have two […]

Kais Saied targets Tunisian civil societ...

In Depth: Tunisians fear freedom of association is under attack as Kais Saied attempts to reverse a major gain that independent civil organizations and groups enjoyed following the 2011 revolution. A bill to regulate civil society organizations by amending Decree-Law 88, which was leaked by local media in February, has raised serious concerns among Tunisian […]

MACAU DAILY TIMES 澳門每日時報 » Crystal Fish

Jhe civil protection structure for disaster response was put to the test again on Saturday. Crystal Fish 2022, the code name for civil protection exercises of this type, tested for the first time the participation of civil protection volunteers and members of the civil protection community liaison mechanism. As in previous trials, the objective of […]

Carolyn Chen: ‘Technology Company Offers

VSarolyn Chen is a sociologist and professor at UC Berkeley who studies religion, race, and ethnicity. His new book, Work Pray Code: When work becomes a religion in Silicon Valleyfeatures in-depth interviews with employees and employers to explore how spirituality drives productivity in the global tech hub. As a teacher of religion, what triggered your […]

Stagecoach, White Party Lead Things to d...

Thunder Country From Below: April 29-30 Get ready for a thrilling evening at Agua Caliente Rancho Mirage Casinos. It’s Magic Mike with cowboy boots and Aussie accents. White party: April 29–May 1 Stock up on white swimsuits and clothes to prepare your wardrobe for a weekend of hot pool parties and late-night dances, including a […]

Do you know any community contributors? ...

Is there an outstanding volunteer or community organization that deserves special recognition? Do you know people who, for example, went out of their way to help students, deliver food and help to the elderly, or work to make the environment a little cleaner and more visually appealing? Albuquerque Mayor Tim Keller and First Lady Elizabeth […]

Inclusive testing startup opens up use o...

The IncluCity team consisting of Stephen Yuen, left, Geoff Zakaib, Sydney Harder, Uriel Karerwa, Luis Berumen and Susannah Tawse at Platform Calgary on Thursday, April 21, 2022. ARYN TOOMBS/FOR LIVEWIRE CALGARY Far too often, the services and products provided by technology are designed without input from the very people who will use them. At least […]

Levy Lecture: Black money casts a shadow...

Julie Strauss, a local speaker on the three branches of American politics and the subcategories related to each, presented a Levy virtual lecture on April 12 titled “Dark Money: The Money Behind Our Politics.” The focus of his lecture was the history of campaign finance laws and their evolution in our political system, as well […]

MP Damian Hinds: We can all play our par...

AS SPRING ARRIVES, in hopes of spending more time outdoors, many local communities come together to support the annual Great British Spring Clean campaign. East Hampshire is no exception, and I was delighted to join the Alton Society litter selection team again – seeing its largest ever turnout, with 76 adults and children taking part […]

Panchkula residents receive wrong review...

Tribune press service Panchkula, April 20 City residents are very harassed due to glaring discrepancies in the property tax notices served on them by the local Municipal Corporation (MC). Errors such as incorrect name, area and floor information forced residents to wait in long lines at the Sector 12-A MC center to be […]

CR will build a bridge over Kurla Statio...

MUMBAI The Central Railway, in conjunction with the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), will soon begin construction of a pedestrian bridge across the railway lines at Kurla, to allow funeral processions to move to Kasaiwada Cemetery. Due to the lack of an alternative route, processions usually passed through the Trombay railway line. The pedestrian bridge, which […]

Visitor Center Presents 19th Annual Sola...

The 19th annual Solas Prize event will return later this month. The Solas Award is the Welcome Center’s annual fundraising event and serves to highlight the contributions of immigrants to the region. The word ‘solas’ is the Irish translation of ‘light’, a nod to Anne O’Callaghan, the Irish physiotherapist who emigrated to the United States […]

Inside Housing – Insight – How Cardiff l

In Tai Pawb’s survey of more than 830 Welsh housing workers, one in nine people of color said they had experienced racism or xenophobia from colleagues in the previous three years, compared to one white European in 14 and one in 100 white Britons. He revealed that fewer people of color felt able to “express […]

Karnataka set to tackle charging issues ...

Recent fires involving four electric scooters have shocked both electric vehicle users and potential buyers. Will this jeopardize the history of electric vehicles in India? Unlikely. Considering the high adoption of electric vehicles in the country, the central government has ordered a forensic investigation into the incidents. Manufacturers will need to take corrective and preventive […]

Visakhapanam: User fee on garbage collec...

Since the Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC) approved the proposal to levy user fees on garbage collection from residents at the council meeting, the civic body has faced stiff resistance from the share of the population and various resident welfare associations. The GVMC had initially levied ₹120 per household per month including apartment dwellers. But […]

Visakhapanam: User charge on garbage col...

Since the Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC) approved the proposal to levy user fees on garbage collection from residents at the council meeting, the civic body has faced stiff resistance from the share of the population and various resident welfare associations. The GVMC had initially levied ₹120 per household per month including apartment dwellers. But […]

Radi broadcasts “Wonder Woman” to inspir

by Dennis Dalman [email protected] Zap! Shazam! Boom! Kapow! In her inspirational writing and presentations, Sartell’s Kelly Radi often uses these cartoonish exclamations when channeling “Wonder Woman” on television. Radi is an international motivational speaker and published author who has won gold not once but twice. His last two books have each won gold medals in […]

The East Zone gets a big deal in greener...

Out of ₹18 crore spent by GHMC’s Urban Biodiversity Wing, only 6% recorded in LB Nagar area Out of ₹18 crore spent by GHMC’s Urban Biodiversity Wing, only 6% recorded in LB Nagar area The East may be the sought after location in terms of real estate and properties but the eastern side of the […]

Underinvested and underappreciated econo...

An artist’s rendition of a concert being held at the Orion Amphitheater in Huntsville, Alabama, slated to open in May; the city has invested more than $40 million in the venue as part of a music-focused economic development plan. (Town of Huntsville) One thing that brings us together is music. It’s one of the only […]

Afrique Espérance and IEOMANA applaud th

The joint mission deployed a short delegation of 5 international observers and 10 national observers to Gambian territory, as part of the National Assembly election of April 9, 2022. “Our mission has already been presented during the presidential election of December 04, 2021 in the Republic of The Gambia,” the statement said. However, the press […]

Maine’s first boating license law would

Most boaters under the age of 25 will need to pass a safety education course by January 2024 to operate on Maine’s lakes and rivers due to a bill passed by the state legislature this year. Maine is an exception among states in not currently requiring a boating license. The proposed law requires operators of […]

Effective participatory governance requi...

The term of the BBMP Board ended in September 2019. The state government postponed the Board elections. Photo credit: Mayor BBMP/Facebook Ward Committees in Bangalore are chaired by nodal officers appointed on a temporary basis by the BBMP since the end of the last term of the Council in September 2020. These were mostly senior […]

Reviews | Haiti needs help from Washing...

Haiti took a grim step in February, when the traditional presidential inauguration day came and went with no president sworn in, no realistic prospect of presidential elections, and no consensus established on how to restore a semblance of functional democracy in the western hemisphere. poorest country. Meanwhile, the Biden administration is backing an interim prime […]

25 non-compliant industrial zones to be ...

New Delhi: As the deadline for submission of development plans for 25 notified non-compliant industrial areas draws closer, the Delhi State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation (DSIIDC) may take the blame on its shoulders. According to the authorities, the work must be completed by June 30. The redevelopment of non-compliant industrial areas is one of […]

BJP holds protest across Tamil Nadu agai...

BJP workers stage protest across Tamil Nadu against state government over property tax hike. Chenai: On Friday, the BJP staged a protest across Tamil Nadu against the state government’s property tax hike. Chief Minister MK Stalin said his DMK government was forced to revise the property tax to ensure the flow of funds to civic […]

Stewardship vehicles for garden communit...

Project proponents should consider stewardship vehicle options from the outset. These vehicles are likely to be important for the management and maintenance of public and private properties, the operation of community facilities and, where applicable, the management of public services within the garden community. Stewardship vehicles must be well funded to function as intended, […]

Academic Quality, Assurance and Improvem...

ACADEMIC quality is an expression often invoked repeatedly by various stakeholders. Parents choose where to enroll their children. In graduate studies, students decide for themselves which university to pursue their studies. These actors would prefer to enroll in a school recognized for its academic quality. In addition, employers, typically human resource managers, interviewing candidates for […]

Herb Kohl Foundation: Herb Kohl Foundati...

MILWAUKEE — The Selection Committee for the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation Teacher Scholarship, Scholarship, and Leadership Program has announced the recipients of the 291 Herb Kohl Foundation Awards for Students, Teachers, and directors from Wisconsin. Scholarships of $6,000 are awarded to 100 teachers, 17 principals and their schools, and a scholarship of $10,000 will be […]

Kazakhstan Institute of Strategic Studie...

NUR-SULTAN – Kazakhstan Institute for Strategic Studies (KazISS) has convened the first meeting of the new KazISS GPS Gylym. Picker. sayasat. (“science”, “opinion”, “politics” from Kazakh) platform of experts on April 5 to discuss the political reforms initiated by President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev. Director of KazISS Yerkin Tukumov. Photo credit: Kazakhstan Institute for Strategic Studies (KazISS). […]

Delhiites can charge their electric vehi...

Electric vehicle charging startup ElectriVa has come up with a unique initiative to promote the use of electric vehicles, where Delhi residents can charge their electric vehicles for free at noon from June. Delhi residents with electric vehicles can charge their electric vehicles for free between noon and 3 p.m. at more than 40 public […]

Thiruvananthapuram plunges into darkness...

Express press service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Although the municipality has replaced nearly 50% of streetlights with energy-efficient LED lights, lack of timely maintenance is proving to be a problem, leaving the capital in the dark. Poorly lit streets, especially around residential areas, pose a serious threat to residents, motorists and pedestrians. Residential areas of the city plunge […]

To bring America back to life, bring you...

Several years ago, Dan Edmunds, a diplomat with the American Psychotherapy Association, said, “One of the most destructive problems is the breakdown of community, and it is this breakdown that has often led to collapse of people. Although we are many around us, we are alone. For decades, a major source of community for many […]

Overhaul of Asia’s largest textile marke

With plans underway to develop the Gandhi Nagar market, traders fear change With plans underway to develop the Gandhi Nagar market, traders fear change For the 15,000 shop owners based in East Delhi’s Gandhi Nagar textile market, the daily grind comes with its own set of challenges. Narrow and congested lanes, lack of civic amenities, […]

Commentary: laying the foundations for a...

Matthew J. Kelly The current state of civil discourse brings out a clear point of agreement: there is virtually no civil discourse. The focus is no longer on solving problems, but on using them to discredit and marginalize those with whom we disagree. Unfortunately, we see more of it at the local level. How can […]

Take the time to teach civics, and teach...

Between 10 and 15 years ago, political science professors discovered a renewed interest in civic engagement. Retired US Senator Bob Graham and his collaborator Chris Hand published the first edition of their book “America: The Owner’s Manual” in 2009, saying the best hope for the revival of American democracy lies in teaching a new group […]

Here are the 23 people vying for the vac...

Click to enlarge City of Tampa/Twitter Tampa City Hall In the past three weeks, 25 people have applied for the post of councilor for District 3, which was made vacant after former councilman John Dingfelder was forced to resign amid a lawsuit filed by a local promoter. Applications for the seat are now closed and […]

Four of Tiruchy Corporation’s standing c

By Express press service TIRUCHY: The municipality’s newly elected councilors on Thursday elected the member of the nominating committee and the chairs of the standing committees of accounts, public health, education and works. The election of the heads of the tax and finance and town planning committees did not take place as official sources said […]

Maud McLure Kelly, Alabama’s first femal

In 1904, a lawyer named Richard B. Kelly moved his family from Anniston to Birmingham. His daughter, Maud, fresh out of high school, becomes his stenographer. Soon she became fascinated with law and began to study it on her own. Although the idea of ​​a female lawyer was unheard of in Alabama at the time, […]

Wellington.Scoop » Denial of Democracy

by Helene RitchieWellington our city is the capital of Aotearoa/New Zealand. It is the seat of government and our democracy. But the city council is about to deny the public a fundamental democratic right. Council staff recommend that councilors vote to prevent the public from appealing the statutory district plan to the environmental tribunal. This […]

Civic groups call for moratorium pending...

The six civic associations active in the town of Riverhead are calling on the city council to issue a moratorium pending the completion of the long-delayed full plan update, citing the number and scope of new development applications filed while planning continues. The presidents of the six civic groups signed a letter delivered to City […]

civic: police chief pushes Bmc to paint ...

Mumbai: Police Commissioner Sanjay Pandey has urged the civic body to paint clear markings on city streets which is an important visual indicator to influence road user behavior and prevent accidents. City officials said they have started the process and will send a team to Pandey’s office to figure out which streets should be prioritized.“Crosswalks, […]

How the MacArthur Foundation Supports an...

A civil society organization (CSO), the Resource Center for Human Rights and Civic Education (CHRICED), commended the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation for supporting CSOs through the Nigeria. The Executive Director of CHRICED, Comrade Dr. Ibrahim M. Zikirullahi, presented the commendation during the visit of the President of the Foundation, John Palfrey, and […]