UN rights chief appoints panel to probe human rights violations in Côte

Acting High Commissioner for Human Rights Bertrand Ramcharan appointed Vera Duarte, the Coordinator of the National Committee of Human Rights and a former Justice of the Supreme Court of Cape Verde, Eugène Nindorera, the former Burundian Minister for Human Rights, and Franca Sciuto of Italy, the Chairperson of the Rainforest Foundation, former Chairperson of Amnesty International’s International Executive Committee and a member of the 2001 Commission of Inquiry on Côte d’Ivoire.They will leave Geneva for Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, next week to establish the facts of the alleged atrocities of 25 and 26 March.According to the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), the number of deaths in Abidjan ranged from a government report of 37 to an opposition estimate of 300. One person was also killed and 25 wounded during demonstrations in the capital, Yamoussoukro, OCHA said.Secretary-General Kofi Annan has urged President Laurent Gbagbo to cooperate fully with the international commission of inquiry and to make sure that civic and political liberties are restored. He also has appealed to the opposition parties that have suspended their participation in the Government of National Reconciliation to return as soon as possible.Meanwhile, the UN Operation in Côte d’Ivoire (UNOCI) started its deployment earlier this week. read more

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CocaCola and Sanofi to launch beauty drinks in France

Coca-Cola and Sanofi to launch ‘beauty drinks’ in France AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email by News Staff Posted Oct 16, 2012 4:32 pm MDT NEW YORK, N.Y. – The Coca-Cola Co. and Sanofi are partnering to launch a line of “beauty drinks” in France.The drinks will be positioned under the Oenobiol Beautific brand, but Coca-Cola declined to provide further details. The Coca-Cola business unit in France said in a statement that the drinks will be sold in a “small scale pilot” limited to a number of pharmacies in the country.Coca-Cola, the world’s largest beverage maker, declined to comment beyond the statement. But as concerns about sugary drinks grow at home and abroad, the Atlanta-based company has moved to diversify its options. Earlier this year, Coca-Cola in France introduced Sprite with stevia, a natural sweetener that has no calories. The launch followed its introduction of Fanta with stevia in 2010.Sanofi, a drug maker based in Paris, bought Laboratoire Oenobiol in 2009; the company makes nutritional supplements for skin and hair care.The partnership to make the drinks was reported earlier Tuesday in the Wall Street Journal.Citing a presentation of the drinks made to the Sanofi works council, the Journal said the four Oenobiol drinks will be made of mineral water, fruit juice and nutrition additives. The drinks will come with claims that they “help strengthen hair and nails, embellish skin, lose weight and improve vitality,” the paper said.In 2009, more than two dozen states settled a case with Coca-Cola and Nestle over the green tea drink Enviga, and claims that drink would burn more calories than it contained.Coca-Cola and Nestle agreed to add disclosures to Enviga and any similarly formulated product to disclaim any weight loss benefits and note that weight loss is only possible through diet and exercise.The news of the beauty drinks in France comes as Coca-Cola struggles to grow its sales volume in Europe, with sales volume up just 1 per cent in the third quarter. read more

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Trump says he wants to shift focus to renegotiating NAFTA tax cuts

President Donald Trump speaks during a rally at the Kentucky Exposition Center, Monday, March 20, 2017, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) WASHINGTON, United States of America – U.S. President Donald Trump has signalled his desire to shift his focus to renegotiating trade deals like NAFTA, after a bumpy patch marked by controversy involving Russia and internal debates over an unpopular health bill.He told a rally crowd that he soon wants to get to the North American Free Trade Agreement and tax cuts, speaking to supporters Monday after the FBI announced it was investigating possible criminal activity linking Trump campaign associates to Russian email hackers.It comes after weeks of difficult negotiations on reforms to U.S. health legislation, with polls suggesting little support for the Republican health reform even among party supporters themselves.Trump said he can’t wait to get to other priorities — one is tax cuts and the another is renegotiating trade deals including the one with the U.S.’s neighbours, which he blasted daily on the campaign trail.“We’re starting on NAFTA very soon,” Trump told the Kentucky crowd.“Somebody said to me, ‘When are you starting on NAFTA?’… I’ve been here like 51 days. Give me a chance. … We’re going to do something with NAFTA that you are gonna be very, very impressed with.“That’s gonna be an easy one, folks.”Trump, who just passed the 60th day of his presidency, has suggested he only wants minor tweaks with Canada in the old trade deal. Yet some lawmakers who would be consulted by the White House and would vote on any deal have suggested they want significant changes, including loosening Canada’s dairy and poultry controls.Before important trade negotiations can begin, these lawmakers must be consulted for at least 90 days under U.S. law. Members of Congress are awaiting that 90-day signal from the White House.That means NAFTA negotiations couldn’t start before summer, at the earliest.This isn’t the first Trump has teased an imminent NAFTA move. In early February, he said: “(We) will be very soon, as soon as we get the go-ahead. … We want to get that whole thing kick-started and going.”But the White House is now eager to start talking trade, Politico reported Monday night. It said Trump preparing to order a review of all U.S. trade deals and quoted one senior administration official: “NAFTA is going to be at the top of the list.”An administration official said the White House wants to talk more about trade and less damaging story lines. Politico cited an official saying the administration wants to review how the Internet has changed the terms of agreements, and how the countries have changed their production.A question mark looming over the NAFTA process is whether the president can start consulting Congress before his trade nominee is confirmed — the law says that’s the person with the legal responsibility to do it.Another outlet, Axios, said Trump’s commerce secretary walked him through upcoming trade moves last weekend at Trump’s Florida mansion. Axios reported that five trade-related executive orders could start rolling out this week. by Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press Posted Mar 20, 2017 7:06 pm MDT Last Updated Mar 21, 2017 at 7:40 am MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email Trump says he wants to shift focus to renegotiating NAFTA, tax cuts read more

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Le tombeau dune chanteuse dil y 3000 ans découvert en Égypte

first_imgLe tombeau d’une chanteuse d’il y 3.000 ans découvert en ÉgypteDécouvert en janvier 2011 dans la Vallée des Rois, un tombeau vieux de près de 3.000 ans a enfin pu être ouvert ce lundi 16 janvier par des archéologues suisses et égyptiens. À l’intérieur, se trouve la momie d’une chanteuse de temple, comme le suggèrent des hiéroglyphes.Son nom : Nehmes Bastet. Son statut social : fille du grand prêtre d’Amon. Sa fonction : chanteuse dans un temple. Son époque : la 22ème dynastie égyptienne (quelque part entre 945 et 712 avant J-C). C’est ce que raconte une inscription en hiéroglyphes ornant le tombeau dont un sarcophage, peint en noir, renferme la momie intacte de cette femme de l’Égypte antique.À lire aussiLe pharaon Toutânkhamon n’était sans doute pas celui que l’on croitDécouvert par une équipe de l’Université de Bâle (Suisse) dans la Vallée des Rois, au début des évènements politiques de 2011 en Égypte, ce tombeau n’est que le 2ème mis au jour sur ce site depuis la découverte de celui de Toutankhamon, en 1922. Et bien qu’il ait été découvert au début de l’année, il vient tout juste d’être ouvert par le Pr Susanne Bickel, de l’Université de Bâle, sa collègue de terrain Elina Paulin-Grothe, et le Dr Mohammed El-Bialy, inspecteur en chef des Antiquités de Haute Égypte.Selon Mohammed Ibrahim, ministre des Antiquités égyptiennes cité par BBC News, la découverte est importante, car “elle montre que la Vallée des Rois a également été utilisée pour l’inhumation de personnes ordinaires et de prêtres de la 22ème dynastie”. Le 17 janvier 2012 à 12:36 • Maxime Lambertlast_img read more

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Forget Whale Calls Doze Off to NASAs Robot Sounds

first_imgWanna check out some more creepy sounds? Click over here for that time Facebook created ambient murder noises. Let us know what you like about Geek by taking our survey. Stay on target Evan Rachel Wood Just As Disturbed by Humanoid Sophia As Everyone ElseMIT’s Thread-Like Robot Slides Through Blood Vessels In the Brain center_img In space, no one can hear you scream.But in the Robotics Operation Center (ROC) at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, there’s no escaping the whir and buzz of robots prepping for a cosmic adventure.NASA technologist Brian Roberts takes you behind the scenes of the ROC (pronounced just like the 1996 action-adventure film about Alcatraz)—an incubator for robotic development.The lab, about the size of a school gymnasium, is lined with black curtains that, when the lights are turned off, simulate the utter blackness of outer space.In an audio tour, released this week by NASA, Roberts describes some of the androids used to mimic robots working in space.“Just like a sports team practices before they play a game, we practice with robots as well,” he said in a statement. “We work out all the details of how to put the robot together and make sure it works before we build the more expensive flight unit.”The ROC is currently home to various machines, including the engineering unit of a future cosmobot, a motion platform for mounting a satellite mock-up, and an industrial humanoid (called Motoman SIA20D) used by factories to assemble furniture and cars.Think of it like a nursery, filled with chattering children, each with their own personality and voice. Together, they create a unique blend of sounds. Some robots resonate sing like hail hitting a tin roof; others emulate the tune of revving engines.“Where we’re headed with robots and space is really to allow them to be more tightly integrated with the humans working outside a module or on the surface of a planetary body, whether the Moon or Mars,” Roberts said. “We really want to take that to the next step now.”If machinery isn’t your thing, the European Space Agency and NASA last month published “sounds of the Sun,” captured by the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO). Listen to three minutes of waves, loops, and eruptions of the brightest star.last_img read more

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How Capto Makes Screen Capturing on Your Mac Even Easier

first_img Whether you’re trying to troubleshoot a bug with tech support or walk a potential customer through your app’s interface, being able to show someone exactly what’s happening on your display is handy. However, when it comes to screen capturing software, too many are either limited in what they can do or so complicated that you’re afraid to use them beyond the simple crop and screen grab.That’s where Capto comes into the picture. Designed as a user-friendly, but feature-rich Mac screen capture tool, Capto gives you the power to seamlessly capture and record footage on your screen and edit it to your heart’s content. Right now, you can get it for over 40% off, just $16.99.Using Capto, you can record your entire screen or any specific region of your choice. You can choose to either hide or display your cursor when creating videos, and, once you’re done recording, you can cut and trim your videos or screenshots to get polished final product. Capto sets you up with smart folders to easily organize all of your captures and can share to Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Dropbox, Google Drive, and more with ease.From support to sales, virtually every role can benefit from having a powerful screen capture tool, and with Capto, you don’t have to sweat about a steep learning curve. You can get it today for only $16.99, more than 40% off the usual $29.99 price.Prices are subject to change. This $500 SEO Tool Is Only $24 TodayThis Easy-to-Fly LED Drone Performs Acrobatic Moves Capto Screen Capture & Video Editing for Mac – $16.99See Deal Stay on target Like this deal? Check out Vault — you’ll get four premium tools, including NordVPN and Dashlane, to supercharge your online security. Enter code VAULTONE to try it out for just $1!last_img read more

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Filipe Luis willing to retire in Atletico Madrid

first_imgAtletico Madrid left-back Filipe Luis has expressed his desire to retire at the club if the club offers him a long-term deal.The Brazilian left-back’s contract is set to end in June and an agreement is yet to be reached by the two parties.“When I came back from Chelsea, I planned to retire at Atletico Madrid,” he told Globosporte.“I was 30 years old and I would end that contract at 33 or 34.”I would renew for another two or three years and then I would be working at Atletico Madrid; that would be perfect for me.“But we know that in football things can change and Atleti have a rule, in quotation marks, of only renewing for one year [for] those [players] who are over 30.Gerard Pique, Neymar, BarcelonaLa Liga Betting: Match-day 4 Stuart Heath – September 14, 2019 Despite it being very early into La Liga season, both Barcelona and Real Madrid have had unprecedented starts to their campaigns. With this in…“They promised me, in front of the group, that at the end of the market they will make an effort and offer a renewal.“I hope that Atleti will offer me a contract of two or three years, so that I can finish my career here, but it depends on the club.”Why does filipe Luis look like a proud mother pic.twitter.com/fB9YL3XvlM— Coin Collector (@Coin_collector4) January 13, 2019last_img read more

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Issues still to be addressed for Breakthrough Starshot project

first_img 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. Explore further A team of researchers at the California Institute of Technology has taken a hard look at the challenges facing efforts to carry out the Breakthrough Starshot project. In their Perspective piece published in the journal Nature Materials, the researchers outline the obstacles still facing project engineers and possible solutions. Citation: Issues still to be addressed for Breakthrough Starshot project (2018, May 8) retrieved 18 August 2019 from https://phys.org/news/2018-05-issues-breakthrough-starshot.html First test of Breakthrough Starshot interstellar probe highlights likely damage due to gas and dust Journal information: Nature Materials © 2018 Phys.org Breakthrough Starshot is a project launched by backer Yuri Milner two years ago—its aim is to send a spacecraft out of the solar system toward Alpha Centauri by the middle of this century. Most designs for such a spacecraft surround the idea of a light sail and a tiny device to allow for communications. The craft would be powered by a laser array situated on Earth. To reach Alpha Centauri in a reasonable amount of time, the craft will need to travel very fast, close to 20 percent of the speed of light. Alpha Centauri is, after all, 4.37 light years away. And while the concept is relatively simple, the design presents serious challenges, as the team highlights.A light sail can be pushed by beams from a laser due to momentum carried by photons, the researchers note. But for it to work, the sail must be reflective. It will also have to be very thin (perhaps just a few atoms across) and lightweight, less than a gram. Thus far, engineers have looked at graphene, but it is not reflective, which means it would need a coating of some sort. On the other hand, reflective materials such as metals are too heavy. A suitable material has not yet been found, the team reports.Another challenge the team will face is how to keep multiple laser beams steady and focused as they pass through the Earth’s atmosphere. That will likely mean use of low near-infrared beams, which means the sail would have to be able to reflect such wavelengths of light. But then issues of weight and heat generation come into play. Such issues, the team notes, mean that engineers will have to balance many factors to find just the right combination of materials.Something else the team will have to consider is the shape of the sail—it will not likely be a simple flat sheet, because imperfections on its surface would send the craft careening off into space. Instead, engineers will have to develop a design that allows for self-correction. More information: Harry A. Atwater et al. Materials challenges for the Starshot lightsail, Nature Materials (2018). DOI: 10.1038/s41563-018-0075-8AbstractThe Starshot Breakthrough Initiative established in 2016 sets an audacious goal of sending a spacecraft beyond our Solar System to a neighbouring star within the next half-century. Its vision for an ultralight spacecraft that can be accelerated by laser radiation pressure from an Earth-based source to ~20% of the speed of light demands the use of materials with extreme properties. Here we examine stringent criteria for the lightsail design and discuss fundamental materials challenges. We predict that major research advances in photonic design and materials science will enable us to define the pathways needed to realize laser-driven lightsails.last_img read more

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Teenaged girl held for supplying narcotic drug to jail inmate

first_imgKolkata: A teenaged girl was arrested for allegedly trying to supply narcotic drugs in a case of talcum powder to an inmate in Dumdum Correctional Home here, jail authorities said on Wednesday. “A girl was caught by the guards while trying to slip in a powder-like narcotic substance, suspected to be heroin, to an inmate, Bhagirath Sarkar, on Tuesday evening. She was handed over to the police,” a senior jail official who did not wish to be named told IANS. Also Read – Heavy rain hits traffic, flights The officer said the accused was previously known to the inmate, who has been in jail for two and a half years owing to charges of attempt to murder. “The relatives of the jail inmates are allowed to meet them and provide certain items for day to day usage under supervision of the guards. The girl was trying to supply the narcotic substance in a case of talcum power but the guards caught her,” he added. Police said the girl was arrested on Tuesday night and produced in a court on Wednesday. The incident took place barely three days after a contractual doctor at another city correctional home was caught while trying to smuggle in cannabis, alcohol, cell phones and cash.last_img read more

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How to get rid of acne this summer

first_imgYou can use cosmetics to cover up some facial flaws, but if you have acne, you can’t completely hide it. Summer skin is prone to infections as dust, oil, heat and humidity tend to stick to your face resulting in acne so make sure you are paying attention to it.Cosmetologists and Homeopath Physicians list some ways to prevent acne in summer:Wash your face only once or twice a day with lukewarm water, a mild cleanser, and gentle motion. No scrubbing or harsh abrasive products needed. Make sure one of those times you’re washing your face is in the evening, to remove makeup and dirt. Also Read – Add new books to your shelfDo not squeeze your pimple. However, this usually leads to further inflammation, which makes the acne look worse and last longer. Also this will leave a bad pigmented scar.Avoid processed foods, generally high in saturated fats and trans-fat; it can lead to an increase in sebum production triggering acne.Also avoid oily food like chips, french fries, pakodas, aloo tikkis etc which taste yummy but contain saturated oils that increase cholesterol in the body which leads to poor blood circulation and can worsen your acne. Also Read – Over 2 hours screen time daily will make your kids impulsiveInclude Vitamin A in your diet as it is a good source of corotenoids. Carrots, papaya, spinach, tomato juice are a rich source of corotenoids.Stopping the use of foundation for a week could help clear up acne breakouts, and it could stop any rashes that are caused by irritating ingredients.Do not use make up on acne skin and even if it’s important then use non-comedogenic and non-irritating products.Fibre plays an important role in getting rid of body toxins. Eat cereals and fibre rich food and fruits such as blueberries, grapefruit to detoxify your body and clear your skin.Don’t cover your entire face with several layers of concealer. Instead, use complementary colour to blend in the blemishes.last_img read more

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Nvidia Driver 39135 WHQL with security patches released

first_imgNvidia Driver 391.35 WHQL with security patches released by Martin Brinkmann on March 27, 2018 in Windows – Last Update: March 28, 2018 – 6 commentsNvidia released the GeForce Game Ready 391.35 WHQL driver to the public featuring improvements for select games, security patches, and quite a large number of issues.First, the basics: Nvidia users and system admins who don’t use GeForce Experience for driver updates can download the latest driver from the company’s official download site.While it may be tempting to install the full driver package, we recommend that you only install the driver for the Nvidia graphics card and other components that you require, and that you uninstall the installed (old) graphics driver completely before you install the new one.Last but not least, you may also want to check for Nvidia Telemetry services on the system after the driver installation or use Disable Nvidia Telemetry, a free program to do so.Nvidia Driver 391.35 WHQLNvidia driver 391.35 patches several security issues in previous driver versions. It is recommended that the new driver is installed on systems affected by the security issues to protect the device against potential attacks targeting these vulnerabilities.The following security issues are patched in the new release:CVE-2018-6247 — Vulnerability in the kernel mode layer (nvlddmkm.sys).CVE-2018-6248 –Vulnerability in the kernel mode layer handler for DxgkDdiEscape.CVE-2018-6249 — Vulnerability in kernel mode layer handler.CVE-2018-6250 — Vulnerability in the kernel mode layer (nvlddmkm.sys).CVE-2018-6251 — Vulnerability in Directx 10 Usermode driver.CVE-2018-6252 — Vulnerability in the kernel mode layer handler for DxgkDdiEscape.CVE-2018-6253 — Vulnerability in DirectX and OpenGL Usermode driversThe new video card driver includes optimizations for the game Far Cry 5, SLI  profile improvements for GRIP and WRC 7, and 3D Vision Profiles updates or additions for Far Cry 5, GRIP, and The Talos Principle.The reported software module versions are:nView – 148.92HD Audio Driver – PhysX System Software – 9.17.0524GeForce Experience – – 9.1GeForce Game Ready 391.35 WHQL fixes four issues that users may have experienced in previous driver versions:The import profile functionality of the GeForce 3D Profile Manager tool did not work.Memory leaks when using Nvidia Freestyle.Diablo III freeze with V-Sync and SLI enabled when using Alt-Tab multiple times.The driver may fail to initialize the GPU on notebooks.The new driver has the following issues (some are carried over from previous driver releases):Green flickering in Far Cry 5 with HDR on non-native resolutions. Nvidia suggests to use Alt-Tab to leave and then go back to the game, use Alt-Enter to switch to windowed mode and then back to full screen mode, or set a native resolution to resolve this.Blue screen crash in Gears of War 4 on systems with Pascal GPUs.Doom game crash on GeForce GTX 1080 Ti systems.G-Sync displays going blank issue on Nvidia Titan V systems.Display output issue on systems with DisplayPort and two DVI monitors.Operating system fails after installing the graphics card on Threadripper-enabled motherboards.Now You: Do you update drivers regularly?SummaryArticle NameNvidia Driver 391.35 WHQL with security patches releasedDescriptionNvidia released the GeForce Game Ready 391.35 WHQL driver to the public featuring improvements for select games, security patches, and quite a large number of issues.Author Martin BrinkmannPublisher Ghacks Technology NewsLogo Advertisementlast_img read more

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Seashells recognises outstanding employee

first_imgThe Pearl of Australia’s North West, Broome enjoys a sub-tropical climate and is a great base for exploring one of the worlds final frontiers – the Kimberley –with its pristine wilderness areas with magnificent gorges, waterfalls, ancient rock formations and important Aboriginal heritage. “This is a lovely acknowledgement.  I’m lucky to be working in a beautiful part of the world and with a fantastic team who are like family. It’s not hard for me to love my job,” Jocelyn said.  The property is located a short stroll away from Broome’s iconic Cable Beach, a 22km stretch of white sand and sparkling blue sea. Seashells Broome general manager Deb Williams said Jocelyn was a worthy winner. “She is an outstanding employee who truly brings value to Seashells Broome. Not only does she keep our guests happy, but she also has great initiative, going above and beyond her duty for staff and guests and is an excellent role model.  “Jocelyn embodies the values and philosophy of Seashells, and she continually sets a standard of excellence in her daily work performance,” she said.center_img “She is always smiling and happy and willing to help out wherever needed,” Deb said.Jocelyn has been with Seashells Broome since 2006 when she worked in the housekeeping department for several months before a brief break in Perth.  She returned to Broome in 2007 as part-time receptionist and within a year was appointed to front office supervisor.  Jocelyn continues in this role and is also the Seashells Broome live-in caretaker with husband Murray. Jocelyn, a mother of two and grandmother of four, was pleased and proud to receive the award. One of the North West’s most popular family holiday properties, Seashells Broome, has awarded front office supervisor Jocelyn Kendall Employee of the Year for 2009 for her outstanding contribution to the business over the last three and a half years. Source = Seashells Hospitality Grouplast_img read more

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Bad behaviour in Bali is killing Aussies

first_imgSource = e-Travel Blackboard: K.W The popular holiday destination of Bali claims on average one Australian life every nine days and hundreds more seeking consular help while in the island paradise. For the year 2011-2012, 39 Australians died in Bali, 93 sought consular help while hospitalised, 36 Aussies were arrested and 18 were jailed and needed assistance, according to the Herald Sun. While details of the cause of deaths are retained, Australian consular officials say alcohol and drug fuelled violence in the country’s night clubs are the main cause of trouble for Australian travellers. These figures could be higher as hospital admissions and arrests are only recorded when those involved seek help and have Australian officials contacted. The Australian consulate often assists with Aussies who have overstayed their visas.  Other instances include missing person’s reports when travellers fail to report a change in plans to fellow travellers. All arrests reported were males aged 18-65.last_img read more

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Exsoldiers convicted of killing Chilean singer Vi

first_imgEx-soldiers convicted of killing Chilean singer Victor Jara FILE – In this undated file photo, Chilean singer and songwriter Victor Jara poses for a portrait in an unknown location in Chile. A judge in Chile has sentenced eight retired soldiers to 18 years in prison for the kidnapping and murder of the well-known folklorist, which occurred during the chaotic first days of Chile’s 1973 coup, according to the court’s communications office on Tuesday, July 4, 2018. (AP Photo, File) by The Associated Press Posted Jul 4, 2018 8:11 am PDT Last Updated Jul 4, 2018 at 9:00 am PDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Emailcenter_img SANTIAGO, Chile – A Chilean judge has sentenced eight retired military officers to 18 years in prison for the kidnapping and murder of folk singer Victor Jara and a government official at the start of the country’s military dictatorship.The office of the court system says a ninth veteran was sentenced to five years for coverup.The Marxist folk singer was seized in the hours after Gen. Augusto Pinochet overthrew socialist President Salvador Allende on Sept. 11, 1973. He was taken the country’s main soccer stadium where he was tortured and killed.Allende’s prisons chief Littre Quiroga also was killed.The ruling announced Tuesday can be appealed.More than 3,000 people were slain during the 1973-90 dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet, and most of those crimes remain unsolved.last_img read more

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New terminal opens its gates at Limassol port

first_imgA new modern terminal designed to accommodate the largest operating cruise vessels has opened its gates for the first time, operators DP World said.The new terminal consists of seven pods with an internal area of 7,000 square metres. Along with 24-hour availability the terminal offers integrated services including Home Call and Day Call handling capability, ensuring an improved customer experience.DP world Limassol has a draft of up to 11 metres (tide free) and three 400 metre berths that can accommodate cruise vessels. It is the third addition to the cruise terminal portfolio that DP World operates globally, after cruise terminal operations in Mina Rashid, Dubai and Quinquela Martin, Argentina.Charles Meaby, General Manager, DP World Limassol said that “with the opening of this new terminal, all our visitors will enjoy an even more impressive welcome. DP World Limassol continues to promote the development of tourism in Cyprus and driving economic benefits for the local and national economy”.“This is an exciting time for Limassol and Cyprus and DP World Limassol is focused on delivering a long-term legacy creating employment opportunities and helping Limassol reach its potential of becoming a fully-serviced home port for cruise ships”, he noted.In April 2016, DP World Limassol was awarded an exclusive 25-year concession to operate the multi-purpose terminal in Limassol. At the same time, P&O Maritime – a DP World subsidiary – was awarded an exclusive 15-year concession to provide the Port of Limassol’s full range of marine services.Photo: CNAYou May LikeFigLeaf Beta AppHow to Become Fully Anonymous Online in Less Than 3 Minutes? Better safe than sorryFigLeaf Beta AppUndoCity BeautyDo This To Fix Sagging Jowls Without SurgeryCity BeautyUndoPopularEverythingColorado Mom Adopted Two Children, Months Later She Learned Who They Really ArePopularEverythingUndo Pensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoTurkish Cypriot actions in Varosha ‘a clear violation’ of UN resolutions, Nicosia saysUndoRemand for pair in alleged property fraud (Updated)Undoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more

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