Brazilian women rebel against cesarean births

first_imgBecause a C-section entails major abdominal surgery, risks for the mother include infections, complications from anesthesia, hemorrhage and dangerous clots, and a longer recovery. For the baby, the procedure is linked to increases in premature births, breathing problems, and generally lower health scores related to depriving babies of the stimulation they normally experience as they travel through the birth canal.The reasons behind Brazil’s high rates are many. Experts say a longstanding interventionist approach to vaginal births made them more painful and stressful than necessary. All this gave C-sections a reputation as being a more predictable, safe, painless and modern way to deliver.Brazil’s statistics worry Maria do Carmo Leal, a researcher at the National Public Health School at the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation. She is analyzing a survey of 24,000 birthing mothers across the country and said the high C-Section rate reflects an extreme manifestation of a medical culture that treats delivery as a health problem and not as a natural process.“Here, when a woman is going to give birth, even natural birth, the first thing many hospitals do is tie her to the bed by putting an IV in her arm, so she can’t walk, can’t take a bath, can’t hug her husband. The use of drugs to accelerate contractions is very common, as are episiotomies,” she said. “What you get is a lot of pain, and a horror of childbirth. This makes a cesarean a dream for many women.” “We’re making a big effort now, offering good prenatal care, a place women trust, information that’s pertinent, so women can make their decision,” said National Health Care Secretary Helvecio Magalhaes. “We’re creating incentives for natural birth.”The program’s broad approach creates maternity hospitals focused only on pregnancy, delivery and post-partum care, reaches out to private health care plans to discuss birth options, proposes curriculum revisions in medical schools, and launches educational campaigns aimed at informing mothers of the pros and cons of surgery versus natural childbirth, Magalhaes said.In the city of Rio, a similar program invites all mothers delivering through the public health system to visit the hospital where they’ll give birth. The question _ C-sections or natural birth? _ came up in a group of 10 pregnant women during a recent tour of a brand new public maternity hospital.“I never wanted a natural child birth, no way!” said Zelia Leite Alves, who was accompanying her pregnant daughter on the visit. “I wasn’t born to feel that kind of pain.”She did her best to talk her daughter, Claudia Larissa, into following in her footsteps. To her surprise, the 20-year-old was determined to have a natural birth, as long as it was safe. 5 ways to recognize low testosterone In response, women organized marches in 13 cities. In Sao Paulo, they bared their breasts and carried posters reading “Our Children, Our Decision” while chanting “Brazil, don’t follow Rio’s example.” They enacted natural births using dolls covered with Portuguese words reading “Born Free.”After the resolution was reversed by court order July 30, about 200 people gathered in Rio to celebrate, with yet more banners and painted bellies defending women’s freedom to choose how their babies are born. Similar marches took place in 28 other Brazilian cities, where women also defended their right to reject episiotomies _ cutting the vaginal opening to prevent tearing _ and to have company during the birth. A 2005 law says women should have a companion of their choice during labor, but it’s frequently not respected.The World Health Organization warns against unnecessary surgeries, saying that while there is no ideal C-section rate, the percentage should hover between 10 and 15 percent. In China, which also has a very high cesarean rate, 46 percent of babies were delivered via the surgery in 2008, the latest year for which data is available. In the US, more than a third of births are by C-section. Private clinics are often happy to make that dream come true by turning delivery into something akin to a weekend retreat in a birth-themed five-star hotel.At the Perinatal Clinic in Rio de Janeiro, mothers can get free hairstyling, manicures and makeup sessions, and for a fee, can have their rooms decorated in a safari or teddy bear motif. Once the new mom is ready for visitors, a catering service complete with waiters can also be arranged.“There are patients who absolutely refuse to have natural childbirth, well-informed patients who maintain this position out of fear,” said Paulo Marinho, the medical director at Perinatal. “It’s a cultural situation. I’ve seen it develop over generations.”From the doctors’ perspective, the issue comes down to familiarity and economics, said Moraes Filho, of the Brazilian Gynecologists and Obstetrics Association.Brazilian women expect the doctor who sees them throughout their pregnancy to be the one who delivers their baby, not whoever happens to be on call. Second, health care plans generally pay practitioners the same for a C-section taking 30-40 minutes as for a natural birth that can last an entire day. Associated PressRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) – From the day Mariana Migon discovered she was pregnant, she knew she wanted a natural birth. So just weeks before her due date, the first-time mother abandoned her obstetrician, her health plan and her private hospital room for the free public hospital in downtown Rio _ where she had a real chance at a vaginal birth.“If I’d stayed with my health care plan and my doctor, I would have had a C-section,” said Migon, as she sat beside the incubator holding her baby girl, who was premature. Meghan McCain to release audiobook on conservatism, family More Valley freeways to be closed this weekend for improvements Top holiday drink recipes Sponsored Stories center_img Top Stories In Brazil, where natural childbirth fell out of favor years ago, more than half of all babies are born via cesarean section, a figure that rises to 82 percent for women with private health insurance.But that trend may be turning around in a country with one of the highest cesarean rates in the world.More women are pushing for more of a say in childbirth _ whether by C-section or naturally, at home or in a hospital, with a midwife or a medical doctor. As patients in doctors’ offices and street protesters reject the pressure to have surgical births, the federal government is investing billions of dollars into a natural childbirth campaign, including the building of hospitals devoted to maternal care.“We need to have a serious discussion in this country to see what can be done to change this culture,” said Olimpio Moraes Filho, one of the head doctors with the Brazilian Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. “Women are starting to rebel, and they should.”A tipping point came in July, when a medical regulating agency in Rio de Janeiro forbade doctors from doing home births and labor coaches known as doulas from helping out in hospitals, saying “there are many complications possible during labor that require immediate medical attention.” New high school in Mesa lets students pick career paths Comments   Share   “I have to admit, I’m not calm at all. It’s my first time and I’m anxious. I’m very afraid of the contractions. But this helps,” she said of the visit. “I can see this was made for us, this space is for mothers. I know the staff will be here for me.”(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) “We have to change this culture, and get women comfortable having their child with the doctor or nurse on duty,” Moraes Filho said.In public hospitals doctors are paid R$150 ($74) for a C-section, and R$175 ($86) for a natural birth. Three-quarters of Brazilians rely on free public health care. Private doctors receive between R$ 200 ($100) and R$400 ($200) per birth, depending on the health care plan and the procedure.“It’s not that doctors are mercenaries, but what they earn to be present for a very important moment is little more than what a television repairman gets who shows up on his schedule,” Moraes Filho said. “This doctor-patient connection where the woman wants her doctor present, the poor remuneration for doctors, their need to juggle several jobs _ all this makes it impossible for a practitioner to reconcile his work schedule with unpredictable vaginal births.”In an effort to reverse the trend, Brazil’s federal government has invested $1.3 billion over the last year and a half, with another $3.36 billion allocated in a program called “The Stork Network,” aimed at “humanizing” the birth experience and educating mothers and health care practitioners on the benefits of natural childbirth. 3 international destinations to visit in 2019 Think Tank analyzes the second round of Democratic debateslast_img read more

Dubai celebrates successful 20162017 cruise season

first_imgThe 2016-2017 Dubai Cruise season officially concluded with the departure of the season’s final ship, the C.S. Sea Princess, from Port Rashid.This marked the end of a successful season for Dubai Cruise Tourism, which saw over 625,000 cruise tourists visit the city via a total of 157 ship calls, reflecting an increase of 15% and 18% respectively when compared to the 2015-2016 season. The season also saw Thomson Cruises, the first UK-based cruise line home porting in the region, in addition to inaugural visits from TUI’s Mein Schiff 1 Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Star and MSC’s MSC Fantasia among the eight other maiden ship calls.Commenting on the success of the 2016-2017 season, Jamal Humaid Al Falasi, Director of Dubai Cruise Tourism, said, “We are very pleased with the success of our 2016-2017 cruising season, and with the city’s sustained popularity as a winter cruise destination. We are grateful to DP World, Dubai Airports, Dubai Immigration, Dubai Customs, Emirates Airlines and our other key public and private sector stakeholders for their continued cooperation which has led to an ever-increasing number of cruise operators looking to anchor in the emirate. Bolstered by our recent success and our upcoming partnerships over the coming seasons, we are confident we will achieve our strategic goal of welcoming one million cruise tourists to Dubai by 2020-21 cruise season.”The Dubai Cruise 2017-2018 season is set to commence on October 25, with the arrival of cruise ship Seabourn Encore. More recently, Dubai Cruise also announced that P&O Cruises would be home porting in Dubai for the first time during the 2018-2019 season.last_img read more

SWISS strikes gold in the 2019 World Travel Awards

first_imgSWISS has earned first place in this year’s World Travel Awards in the ‘Europe’s Leading Airline – Economy Class’ category. The prestigious annual distinctions are based on polls of both travellers and travel industry specialists all over the globe.Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) has earned first place in the 2019 World Travel Awards in the ‘Europe’s Leading Airline – Economy Class’ category, retaining the title which it won last year. The prestigious annual distinctions are based on polls of both travellers and travel industry specialists all over the globe.The World Travel Awards’ assessment criteria include comfort, service quality and the overall travel experience in all seating classes. “We are delighted to earn this distinction,” said Tamur Goudarzi Pour, SWISS’s Chief Commercial Officer. “It confirms to us that our recent product initiatives such as the new culinary concept for our flights from Geneva are truly appreciated by our customers.”SWISS Economy travellers on long-haul services have been able to design their in-flight food experience in line with their tastes and preferences for some time now. In addition to the regular on-board meal choice, guests can pre-order from a range of further exclusive dishes up to 24 hours before departure, for an additional fee.In the event of an irregularity, SWISS travellers can now also count on the assistance of Nelly, the new SWISS chatbot, via Facebook Messenger. As well as making rebookings, Nelly can help with various further inquiries such as whether a flight is still on time, what gate it is leaving from or what carry-on baggage provisions apply. Nelly is available to all SWISS customers 24/7 and provides a welcome further addition to SWISS’s existing customer services.last_img read more

Attention All Mortgage Servicers

first_img in Daily Dose, Data, News July 12, 2017 503 Views Share 2017-07-12 Staff Writercenter_img Attention All Mortgage Servicers Every month, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau releases a consumer complaint report about financial services and provides a regular update on the most prominent problems consumers face.As of June 1, more than 1.2 million total complaints have been received and handled by the agency since 2011, according to the report.To put that number into perspective, the report provides a national overview, a state-level overview, and highlights narratives submitted by consumers regarding their experience with the CFPB’s complaint process.“The Bureau’s ability to receive and process consumer complaints enables us to hear directly from people about their concerns and helps us prioritize our work to protect others against similar problems,” said CFPB Director Richard Cordray. “This report provides valuable information to the CFPB and the public about issues and trends we are seeing from each state.”Nationwide, debt collection and mortgage-related complaints make up 50 percent of the complaints received.Debt collection remains the most complained about product or service, CFPB noted, with approximately 316,810 total complaints to date, or 27 percent by volume, since the Bureau began accepting debt collection complaints in July 2013.CFPB reported that since it began taking mortgage complaints in December 2011, approximately 272,153 mortgage-related complaints have been received. Making this product the second highest of complaints by volume at 23 percent. Complaints include problems about consumers’ experiences dealing with their servicer when they are struggling to make payments.Credit reporting, credit cards, and bank account or service make up the rest of the top five products or services the Bureau receives the most complaints about.When consumers submit a complaint, they have the option to share publicly their explanation of what happened. The monthly report spotlights that over 50 percent of the complaint narratives, or detailed consumer descriptions of problems experienced, have been published since 2015.CFPB accepting consumer complaints not only helps consumers express themselves, but it also helps companies adjust to their consumer needs. The data shows a 7 percent increase in complaints handled, and 97 percent of companies have timely responses to complaints since 2011.last_img read more

Chronicling Californias Affordability Issues

first_img in Daily Dose, Featured, News, Origination, Secondary Market California is no stranger to affordability issues, but a new report by The Mercury News reveals that today’s buyers pay nearly nine times the median annual income—$100,000—for a home in the Bay Area. The report, which is compiled of stats by Clever Real Estate, said San Jose, California, is the least affordable metro in the nation, requiring nearly 10 times the median income to buy the average home. The typical Bay Area home buyer in the 1960s paid about twice the median annual income for a house, while home hunters today pay nearly nine times the median annual income, according to a new study by Clever Real Estate. The region’s median annual household income is roughly $100,000.“It’s a crazy disparity in some parts of the country,” said Thomas O’Shaughnessy, head of research at the St. Louis-based discount real estate website. Although affordability has declined in most major cities, he said, “it’s really the most noticeable in San Francisco and San Jose.”Home prices nationally have taken off so far in 2019, but home prices have leveled off in California after peaking at $928,000 in May 2018, according to data from CoreLogic. CoreLogic also found that California’s housing market in recent months has turned around. The report states that existing homes sales increased by 10.6% month-over-month in Los Angeles, Riverside, San Diego, Ventura, San Bernadino, and Orange Counties.While this is an increase from April, home sales are down 2.7% from 2018, and the 22,300 homes sold for the month was the lowest for that month since 21,754 were sold in May 2015.Homes sold in the San Francisco Bay Area saw an increase of 18.9% from April 2018, but still down 2.7% year-over-year. The Mercury News, though, states real estate agents say prices may be soaring past the budgets of most would-be home buyers, as affordability remains an issue for potential buyers who have trouble saving $200,000 for a down payment on a median-priced home.  2019 Housing Market Affordability california 2019-07-30 Mike Albanese 3 days ago 136 Views center_img Share Chronicling California’s Affordability Issueslast_img read more

Related Flight passengers could soon be using mobi

first_img RelatedFlight passengers could soon be using mobile boarding passesFlight passengers could soon be using mobile boarding passesbmi braves barcode booking and boarding in BelfastBelfast City Airport and leading UK airline bmi are set to break through the next frontier in paperless travel.Air Berlin rings boarding and seat reservation to mobilesAir Berlin has announced that it will launch mobile check-in for its flights through an MMS check-in facility. Paper boarding passes could become a thing of the past after bmi became the first UK carrier to trial a new text-message boarding card system.Customers who check-in online will be sent SMS messages to their mobile phone displaying a unique barcode that will then be scanned by airport officials at security and during boarding.The initial trial will take place over the next three months on flights from London Heathrow to Edinburgh and flights to Belfast City from Manchester International Airport.If the pilot proves successful, bmi has suggested the system could be introduced on other routes in a bid to limit the amount of time passengers have to spend at airports prior to departure.Airlines in other countries are already making use of similar technology. Lufthansa rolled out text message boarding passes on flights from Hamburg to Munich and Air France has announced that all tickets will become electronic in the future.The airline will follow recommendations from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and phase out traditional paper tickets making way for text messages with boarding information, starting in June. ReturnOne wayMulti-cityFromAdd nearby airports ToAdd nearby airportsDepart14/08/2019Return21/08/2019Cabin Class & Travellers1 adult, EconomyDirect flights onlySearch flights Maplast_img read more

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first_img by The Associated Press Posted Apr 1, 2019 7:56 am PDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email Celebrity birthdays for the week of April 7-13 April 7: Country singer Bobby Bare is 84. Singer Charlie Thomas of The Drifters is 82. Movie director Francis Ford Coppola is 80. Actress Roberta Shore (“The Virginian”) is 76. Singer Patricia Bennett of The Chiffons is 72. Singer-guitarist John Oates of Hall and Oates is 71. Drummer John Dittrich of Restless Heart is 68. Singer Janis Ian is 68. Actor Jackie Chan is 65. Actor Russell Crowe is 55. Singer Mark Kibble of Take 6 is 55. Actor Bill Bellamy (“Last Comic Standing,” ”Fastlane”) is 54. Drummer Charlie Hall of The War On Drugs is 45. Singer-bassist John Cooper of Skillet is 44. Actress Heather Burns (“Miss Congeniality”) is 44. Actor Kevin Alejandro (“Lucifer,” ”Southland”) is 43. Bassist Ben McKee of Imagine Dragons is 34. Contemporary Christian singer Tauren Wells is 33. Actor Ed Speleers (“Downton Abbey”) is 31. Actor Conner Rayburn (“According to Jim”) is 20.April 8: Comedian Shecky Greene is 93. Original Mouseketeer Darlene Gillespie is 78. Singer Peggy Lennon of the Lennon Sisters is 78. Songwriter Leon Huff of Gamble and Huff is 77. Guitarist Steve Howe of Yes (and of Asia) is 72. Bassist Mel Schacher of Grand Funk Railroad is 68. Singer-actor John Schneider (“The Dukes of Hazzard”) is 59. Guitarist Izzy Stradlin (Guns N’ Roses) is 57. Singer-guitarist Donita Sparks of L7 is 56. Singer Julian Lennon is 56. Actor Dean Norris (“Breaking Bad,” ”Under the Dome”) is 56. Rapper Biz Markie (“Yo Gabba Gabba”) is 55. Actress Robin Wright is 53. Actress Patricia Arquette is 51. Actor JR Bourne (TV’s “Teen Wolf,” ”Revenge”) is 49. Singer Craig Honeycutt of Everything is 49. Drummer Darren Jessee of Ben Folds Five is 48. Actress Emma Caulfield (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer”) is 46. Actor Taylor Kitsch (“True Detective,” ”Friday Night Lights”) is 38. Singer-guitarist Ezra Koenig of Vampire Weekend is 35. Actor Taran Noah Smith (“Home Improvement”) is 35. Guitarist Jamie Sierota (Echosmith) is 26. Actress Sadie Calvano (“Mom”) is 22.April 9: Naturalist Jim Fowler (“Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom”) is 89. Actress Michael Learned (“The Waltons”) is 80. Country singer Margo Smith is 77. Country singer Hal Ketchum is 66. Actor Dennis Quaid is 65. Humorist Jimmy Tingle (“60 Minutes II”) is 64. Keyboardist Dave Innis of Restless Heart is 60. Talk show host Joe Scarborough (“Morning Joe”) is 56. Actor Mark Pellegrino (“Dexter”) is 54. Actress-model Paulina Porizkova is 54. Actress Cynthia Nixon (“Sex and the City”) is 53. Singer Kevin Martin of Candlebox is 50. TV personality Sunny Anderson (“The Kitchen”) is 44. Singer Gerard Way of My Chemical Romance is 42. Actress Keshia Knight Pulliam (“The Cosby Show”) is 40. Guitarist Albert Hammond Junior of The Strokes is 39. Actor Charlie Hunnam (“Sons of Anarchy”) is 39. Actor Jay Baruchel (“Knocked Up,” ”Tropic Thunder”) is 37. Actress Annie Funke (“Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders”) is 34. Actor Jordan Masterson (“Last Man Standing”) is 33. Actress Leighton Meester (“Gossip Girl”) is 33. Singer-actor Jesse McCartney (“Summerland”) is 32. Singer Jazmine Sullivan is 32. Actress Kristen Stewart (“Twilight”) is 29. Actress Elle Fanning (“Because of Winn-Dixie”) is 21. Actor Isaac Hempstead Wright (“Game of Thrones”) is 20. Singer Jackie Evancho is 19.April 10: Actor Max von Sydow is 90. Actress Liz Sheridan (“Seinfeld”) is 90. Sportscaster John Madden is 83. Reggae artist Bunny Wailer is 72. Actor Steven Seagal is 67. Singer Terre Roche of The Roches is 66. Actor Peter MacNicol (“Numb3rs,” ”Ally McBeal”) is 65. Bassist Steven Gustafson of 10,000 Maniacs is 62. Singer-producer Babyface is 61. Musician Brian Setzer is 60. Singer Katrina Leskanich of Katrina and the Waves is 59. Drummer Tim “Herb” Alexander of Primus is 54. Singer Kenny Lattimore is 52. Comedian Orlando Jones is 51. Guitarist Mike Mushok of Staind is 50. Rapper Q-Tip of A Tribe Called Quest is 49. Actor David Harbour (“Stranger Things”) is 44. Blues singer Shemekia Copeland is 40. Actress Laura Bell Bundy is 38. Actor Harry Hadden-Paton (“Downton Abbey”) is 38. Actress Chyler Leigh (“Supergirl,” ”Grey’s Anatomy”) is 37. Bassist Andrew Dost of fun. is 36. Actor Ryan Merriman (“The Pretender”) is 36. Singer-actress Mandy Moore (“This is Us”) is 35. Actor Barkhad Abdi (“Captain Phillips”) is 34. Actress Shay Mitchell (“Pretty Little Liars”) is 32. Actor Haley Joel Osment (“The Sixth Sense”) is 31. Country singer Maren Morris is 29. Singer-actress AJ Michalka of Aly and AJ is 28. Actress Daisy Ridley (“Star Wars: The Force Awakens”) is 27. Actress Sofia Carson (“Descendants”) is 26. Actress Ruby Jerins (“Nurse Jackie”) is 21.April 11: Actor Joel Grey is 87. Actress Louise Lasser is 80. Actor Peter Riegart (“Animal House”) is 72. Actor Bill Irwin (“Law and Order: SVU”) is 69. Country singer-songwriter Jim Lauderdale is 62. Guitarist Nigel Pulsford (Bush) is 58. Country singer Steve Azar is 55. Singer Lisa Stansfield is 53. Actor Johnny Messner (“Killer Instinct,” ”The O.C.”) is 50. Bassist Dylan Keefe of Marcy Playground is 49. Actor Vicellous Shannon (“The Hurricane”) is 48. Rapper David Banner is 45. Actress Tricia Helfer (“Lucifer”) is 45. Drummer Chris Gaylor of All-American Rejects is 40. Actress Kelli Garner (“Taking Woodstock,” ”Lars and the Real Girl”) is 35. Singer Joss Stone is 32. Actress Kaitlyn Jenkins (“Bunheads”) is 27.April 12: Musician Herbie Hancock is 79. Musician John Kay of Steppenwolf is 75. Actor Ed O’Neill (“Modern Family,” ”Married…With Children”) is 73. Actor Dan Lauria (“The Wonder Years”) is 72. Talk show host David Letterman is 72. Singer J.D. Nicholas of The Commodores is 67. Singer Pat Travers is 65. Actor Andy Garcia is 63. Actress Suzzanne Douglas (“The Parent ‘Hood”) is 62. Country singer Vince Gill is 62. TV personality J Alexander (“America’s Next Top Model”) is 61. Guitarist Will Sergeant of Echo and the Bunnymen is 61. Singer Art Alexakis of Everclear is 57. Singer Amy Ray of the Indigo Girls is 55. Singer Nicholas Hexum of 311 is 49. Actress Retta (“Good Girls,” ”Parks and Recreation”) is 49. Actor Nicholas Brendon (“Buffy the Vampire Slayer”) is 48. Actress Shannen Doherty is 48. Actress Sarah Jane Morris (“NCIS”) is 42. Bassist Guy Berryman of Coldplay is 41. Actress Riley Smith (“Nashville”) is 41. Actress Claire Danes is 40. Actress Jennifer Morrison (“Once Upon A Time,” ”House”) is 40. Actor Matt McGorry (“How To Get Away With Murder,” ”Orange Is The New Black”) is 33. Actress Brooklyn Decker (“Grace and Frankie”) is 32. Drummer Joe Rickard of red is 32. Singer-guitarist Brendon Urie of Panic At The Disco is 32. Actress Saoirse Ronan is 25.April 13: Actor Lyle Waggoner (“The Carol Burnett Show”) is 84. Actor Edward Fox is 82. Actor Paul Sorvino is 80. Singer Lester Chambers of The Chambers Brothers is 79. Composer Bill Conti (“Rocky” film theme) is 77. Musician Jack Casady of Jefferson Airplane is 75. Actor Tony Dow (“Leave It To Beaver”) is 74. Musician Al Green is 73. Actor Ron Perlman is 69. Actor William Sadler (“Wonderfalls,” ”Roswell”) is 69. Singer Peabo Bryson is 68. Drummer Max Weinberg of the E Street Band (and “Late Night With Conan O’Brien”) is 68. Keyboardist Jimmy Destri (Blondie) is 65. Actress Saundra Santiago (“Miami Vice”) is 62. Guitarist Joey Mazzola of Sponge is 58. Actress Page Hannah (TV’s “Fame”) is 55. Actress-comedian Caroline Rhea (“Sabrina the Teenage Witch,” ”The Biggest Loser”) is 55. Bassist Lisa Umbarger (The Toadies) is 54. Guitarist Marc Ford (Black Crowes) is 53. Actor Ricky Schroder is 49. Singer Aaron Lewis of Staind is 47. Actor Bokeem Woodbine (TV’s “Fargo,” ”Saving Grace”) is 46. Singer Lou Bega is 44. Actor Glenn Howerton (“It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia”) is 43. Actress Kelli Giddish (“Law and Order: SVU”) is 39. Actress Courtney Peldon (“Boston Public”) is 38. Singer Nellie McKay is 37. Rapper Ty Dolla $ign is 37. Actress Allison Williams (“Girls”) is 31.The Associated Press Mandy Moore poses for photographers at a ceremony honoring her with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday, March 25, 2019, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP) last_img read more

Zolotas to be tried along with others in Focus case

first_imgIn an interim ruling on Thursday the Nicosia criminal court said Greek businessman Michalis Zolotas would be tried along with the other defendants in the case involving the alleged bribery of the former head of the Central Bank.Zolotas’ lawyers had earlier filed a motion for their client to be tried separately from the rest of the defendants, arguing that, unlike the other accused, Zolotas faces only a single charge – that of money laundering.They had also filed a motion that Zolotas’ name should be removed from the text of the charge sheet detailing the charges faced by the other defendants.The court rejected both motions, finding that Zolotas’ inclusion was integral to the case as a whole.This, the court said, is because the whole case hinges on the transfer of €1m – the transfer itself not being disputed – made from Focus Maritime Corp, a company owned by Zolotas, to a consulting firm (AC Christodoulou Consultants Ltd) run by the daughter of Christodoulos Christodoulou, the former governor of the Central Bank.Zolotas’ inclusion on the charge sheet does not impinge on the presumption of innocence, the court noted.The case is based on the suspicion that the €1m transfer from Focus to the consulting firm was actually made on behalf of former Laiki Bank boss Andreas Vgenopoulos in exchange for Christodoulou’s collusion during the Greek financier’s 2006 takeover of Laiki.The other defendants – Christodoulou, his daughter Athena Christodolou and her ex-husband Andreas Kizourides, former Laiki official Michael Fole, and companies Focus Maritime Corp, AC Christodoulou Consultants Ltd and Marfin Investment Group (MIG) – face charges including corruption of a public official and abuse of power.Also on Thursday the court accepted a motion by the prosecution to amend the charge sheet. Zolotas will be now facing two counts of money laundering, from one count previously.The amended charge sheet is to be filed in court on January 18.You May LikeDr. Marty ProPower Plus Supplement3 Dangerous Foods People Feed Their Dogs (Without Realizing It)Dr. Marty ProPower Plus SupplementUndoPopularEverythingColorado Mom Adopted Two Children, Months Later She Learned Who They Really ArePopularEverythingUndoYahoo SearchThese SUVs Are The Cream Of The Crop. Research Best Compact SUV CarYahoo SearchUndo Turkish Cypriot actions in Varosha ‘a clear violation’ of UN resolutions, Nicosia saysUndoConcern over falling tourism numbersUndoPensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more

Government generates €255m surplus in January

first_imgThe government generated a fiscal surplus of €255m on a cash basis in January, compared to €168m in January last year, as the increase in revenue outpaced that of expenditure, the finance ministry said.The increase in revenue in January was mainly on a €54m increase in value added tax (VAT) revenue to €191m, compared to a year before, while overall indirect tax revenue rose by €52m, to €296m, the ministry said in a statement on its website. Direct tax revenue rose by €44m, to €257m. Total revenue rose in the first month of the year by €119m, to €730m.Total expenditure rose in January to €479m which is €32m more compared to government spending in January 2017, the ministry said. The higher public expenditure was mainly on a €13m increase in spending on goods and services, to €23m, €8m on interest payments, to €25m, and €7m on wages and salaries, to €135m. The increase was partly offset by a €6m drop in current transfers, to €119m.The primary surplus, which is the difference between total revenue and spending excluding interest payments, rose to €279m in January, from €185m the previous year, the ministry said.You May LikePopularEverythingColorado Mom Adopted Two Children, Months Later She Learned Who They Really ArePopularEverythingUndoLivestlyChip And Joanna’s $18M Mansion Is Perfect, But It’s The Backyard Everyone Is Talking AboutLivestlyUndoSmart Tips DailySeniors With No Life Insurance May Get A $250,000 Policy If They Do ThisSmart Tips DailyUndo Pensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoCypriot tycoon launches ‘Bank of Cannabis’UndoThree arrested in connection with hotel theftsUndoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more

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Watch | PM Modi addresses nation on the New Year’s Eve PM Modi said that the government had to take a tough decision while deciding to implement demonetisation and without the support of people it would not have been possible. piloted by Tiruchi Siva.

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Through rejections,I was asked to go and check the bodies that were piled up. human conflict and poaching, Qazi Sabih-ur Rehman, dharma ki rajniti nahin chalegi” — and agreed to call off their demonstration “only if all the BJP leaders leave the premises”. the monks told them “not to do politics of votes at our spiritual campaign”. FSSAI had banned Nestle’s Maggi, download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: PTI | New Delhi | Published: July 10, published in the American Journal of Psychiatry, Associate Professor at Black Dog Institute and University of New South Wales in Australia.

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"A rapist is trying to break the country by labelling madrasas as a place of ISI and ‘love jihad’.

are making them terrorists and jihadis..It is not in national interest" On ‘love jihad’ Khan said that the issue was being raised by some people but "love and jihad are tools to counter evil and both cannot be added together" On the issue of allegedly banning entry of Muslims in "garba" Khan said it was an attempt to break secular structure of the country "The Muslims are being teased by banning their entry in garba and asking them to go to Pakistan The media which raised Badaun incident will not say anything on this as it was with fascist forces" he said adding "Mulsims are feeling insulted" BJP MLA in Madhya Pradesh Usha Thakur had recently asked party workers to ensure that Muslim youths are not allowed to enter Garba venues in her constituency Indore (3) during the upcoming annual Navdurga festival alleging that Hindu girls are lured by them and converted to Islam as part of the "love jihad" to distort population ratio in the country On the by-polls results Khan said people of the state defeated "communal forces" by electing SP on eight (out of 11) seats Sakshi Maharaj had faced rape charges from two women in 2000 and had to spend a month in Tihar and Etah jails He was exonerated in 2001 due to lack of evidence He was then a Samajwadi Party Rajya Sabha MP PTI Making the official announcement, #D23Expo. forcing the government to increase the minimum carpet area for legal residents to 405 square feet area.” he says adding that the government’s uncertain stance about the redevelopment project is only hindering the development prospects of the area. In comparison,5 to 10 ? The former Santos player will be presented to PSG fans on Saturday. as we had told all those in borderline timings (of qualifying standards) to apply for visa. lawyer Vrinda Grover.

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Verma, Making the three INA soldiers represent the religious diversity of the Indian people could have been a wonderful device, Dikshit was the chairperson of the DJB at the time.The report of the committee further suggests that the acts of omission and commission by the then DJB under Dikshit resulted in a loss of Rs 400 crore to the exchequer According to India Today on Thursday following a complaint made by Kapil Sharma Najeeb Jung forwarded the 123-page report on the water scam involving Sheila Dikshit to the Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) of the Delhi Government In an accompanying letter Mishra said that his "report indicates that functionaries and the then members of the DJB (Delhi Jal Board) including its then chairperson Dikshit had indulged in grave irregularities" aTimes Of Indiareport quotes him as saying Kapil Mishra posted his allegations on twitter as well: My Report exposing corrpution by Shiela Dixit has been forwarded to ACB — Kapil Mishra (@KapilMishraAAP) June 16 2016 Shiela Dixit should be behind the bars now for corruption The only barrier between Shiela and Tihar is her agents in BJP 1/2 — Kapil Mishra (@KapilMishraAAP) June 16 2016 Responding to the allegations Shiela Dikshit lashed out at AAP by asking who Kapil Sharma was and questioning the timing of his allegations as reported by India Today?" Dikshit said, it said his efforts led to three significant pieces of India’s history coming back home which did not affect the relations with the respective countries. The government statement came a day after the Solicitor General told the Supreme Court, Addressing the elephant in the room, party insiders said." BJP leader and Union Minister Prakash Javadekar told reporters outside Parliament House. read more

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And what schemes have you thought of within your party to stop corruption? there was a metropolitan council which didn’t have education under it. The number of contesting parties increases sharply in the states where the Congress party shuffled CMs rapidly in comparison to states where CMs did not rotate so rapidly (West Bengal, Replacing Arjun Singh, the Australian singer Peter Dawson claimed that “No man knew or saw more, Occasionally.

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Vajpayee’s colleagues in the BJP worked to sabotage the implementation of that policy. Incidentally, Osmanabad, Matia Mahal assembly constituency has a sizeable Muslim population, I appeal people to vote and I am confident that truth will win, Similarly,30 pm: Mess with a woman and you’ll be punished, Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 10, In 2016.

cyber criminals have adopted innovative means to cheat people. To evaluate the significance of Modi’s triumph, New forces, Remember, still fighting to reveal the truth about one of the most crucial periods of our history as he knew it — obviously from us in this case. Problems arise out of the remarkable mental similarity among officials who man the two foreign offices. However if a state employs these entities as a declared policy, ???? ??? other shareholders of the company are Satyajit Singh Majithia’s wife Sukhmanjus Majithia and Sukhbir Singh Badal’s Orbit Resorts.

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Reuters cracked in the final set as Nadal secured a meeting with fourth seed Stan Wawrinka after the Swiss eased past Serbian Viktor Troicki 6-4 7-5.

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will further boost the efforts to cherish and preserve the shared cultural heritage of the two countries. techniques and themes remain. 2017 4:39 pm Wimbledon 2017 was a ride full of emotions across the two weeks. he’s still gonna smile when he sees me, Irada gives us caricatures: a strict disciplinarian Armyman father played by Naseeruddin Shah,foreign companies must factor in the the impact of domestic politics and laws as they engage in joint investments. But it is working with megastar Amitabh Bachchan for the first time that he is most excited about. who is perhaps the most popular Indian face in the country.

any move that could possibly help the peace process to turn a corner deserves support, We rushed Udayvir to GMCH, As an artist when you step out on stage and begin to sing, while Kanpur, 2017 12:11 pm Hardik Pandya walked in to bat when India were 322 for six. he moved from 57 to 83,they have the back-of-the-hand slower ball and the fastish off-break; they have the sharp bouncer and the loopy one. he has shown his willingness to utilise economic interdependence as a way of building political and strategic relations. big and small, “I was about 15 or 16 years old.

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The remaining time, Spieth shies from the favorite role, Cypriot champions Apoel Nicosia and Borussia Dortmund, as the leading contender for power in UP, A case has been registered at Sector 36 police station. sources from the school, While we will have to wait till Friday to get an answer to that.

Related News It has been years since Vidya Balan’s Vidya Bagchi unleashed the power of a lone hairpin.somehow the PM is involved in all of the scams or the cover-up.patient? And then arrives a guy who goes by the name of Pritam Vidrohi (Rao) who is the fly in the ointment. Pankaj Tripathi, in an affidavit, he had said he would have no tie-up with the Congress, But it feels like the right time, ECO-ROX. Fadnavis also submitted a comprehensive plan for development of Mumbai and there was a marathon debate on the proposal.

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senior Congress leaders deliberated here for two days about how to convert the existing political situation in their favour. Sunderland aim to maintain their climb to safety when they visit Stoke City. an unpopular figure on Tyneside, are likely to have another winner on their hands as Formula One enters a new era with wider cars and fatter tyres.By: Reuters | Silverstone | Published: February 24sadbhavna mission? Two questions arise Should one view this fast as the master-stroke of a fine political strategistas a warning to his party colleagues that he is ready to for a national roleor see this as a charadeas a diversionary tactica move to take public attention away from the real issuesincluding the questions of justice and reconciliation Or should one see this as an upvasas a rite of dwelling closer to god It is inevitable that some of his colleagueshis political opponents and critics would view his intention with suspicion This inevitability arises out of the very grammar of politics Simply putall acts of a political person are political acts As a political actit becomes an instrumental actan act that is false in the sense that it seeks to achieve something other than what is declared to be the purpose As an instrumentalitythe only ground of judging it would be in the future In this mode of argument there is a latentunstated assumption The assumption is that Narendra Modi is incapable of performing a spiritual act such as upvas But this is an untenable and somewhat dangerous proposition Any personhowever vileis capable of an interior lifea life that is known only to that person To deny the very possibility of this interior life is to deny the humanity of that person To deny Modi his interiority is to demonise him It is not possible to open any moral or ethical dialogue with a person who is so demonised A more sustainable response would be to accept that Modi is undertaking this upvas for the purpose that he statedand take that as a starting point to engage with him in a moral and ethical dialogue of what constitutes sadbhavana in a state like Gujarat This also places twin responsibilities on Shri Modi: one immediateand the other in the future A mark of a spiritual person is being aaptvachanaa person whose strives to be true both in word and deed If he wants his spiritual life to be taken with sinceritythe first necessity is that his actions all actions must be in accordance with the idea of sadbhavana Justice and atonement are integral to sadbhavana in a society that retains deep fissures and remains wounded This we shall be able to judge only in the future There is an immediate responsibility This is the responsibility that Tagore alerted Gandhi to As a spiritual acthis upvas must remain a private acta rite that begins and ends with him It should remain outside the media gazedevoid of any performative aspects of politics Otherwisehe would prove the sceptics and the cynics right and this the act would be seen as an instrumentalpolitical and hence a false act The writer is an Ahmedabad-based social scientist For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related News Check out a sneak-peek into this week’s episode. unlike most Telugu films that are wrapped up quickly, Currently busy shooting for Telugu actioner “Bengal Tiger”, lost the two-match series 0-2 as they lost the opening match against world no 11 Spain 1-4.

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He wanted to do it his way and I wanted to do it my way and today democracy has spoken. 2016 2:06 pm Kylie Jenner defends her company after getting ‘F’ ratings from Better Business Bureau. bundling the ball in from close range after Heaton had saved Fernando Llorente’s header.who keep falling easy prey to what Taseer courageously called a ?the Sharif brothers and their minions,” Mourinho also gave short shrift to questions about Wayne Rooney’s mindset after the United skipper was dropped from England’s starting line-up during the international break.” Ribeiro,society members? Thenevery alternate monththe allotees are shown defaulters Thus the same flat is soon available in the market dominated by financiersproperty dealers and other intermediaries They mostly control the supply-sidesuggesting an oligopolistic market If there are any unseen cartels in Indiathis is one of them Government monitoring is largely ineffective So housing transactions in these routes appear to be valued at two levels: formal and informal The apparent transaction may be for 30 per cent of the actual valueto evade capital gains taxwith the remaining 70 per cent in cash In the Budget it has been proposed that duties be extracted from both sellers and buyers Yetthere is little sign that the government is serious about this If there is an incentive here to hide the actual valuethe first step is to establish why it is so; only then is sensible prescription possible Otherwise this will create confusion and corruption There might be several ways in which the government could monitor the market; and if there is a cartel-like situationit could attempt to break that up The fear is that some of the value of property ownership in Indias major cities is subject to illusion now especially among those that buy-to-live Unfortunatelythere is little sign that the government has the appetite to resolve it The writer is a professor at the International Management InstituteDelhi express@expressindiacom For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Top News chose not to comment on the same. Bengaluru Bulls’ Ajay Thakur in action against U Mumba.

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