Making it Easier for Businesses to Work with Government

first_imgThe province is making it simpler for Nova Scotia businesses to operate, thanks to a new initiative, Service to Business, launched today, Oct. 16. The first stage of the initiative includes new business services at two Access Nova Scotia centres, a new website and a toll-free information line. “Nova Scotia businesses have told us that they want a single point of contact with government and better access to government forms. We are responding,” said Jamie Muir, Minister of Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations. “Service to Business shows that government departments and agencies want to, and can, partner for the benefit of business.” Government licences, permits, registration and certifications are being bundled and centralized to help make them more accessible and easier for businesses to use. This means that business information will be grouped by industry sector. New business start-ups will be able to receive a complete package of forms and information that will fulfill their registration requirements with the province. Business service areas have been created as pilot locations in the Access Nova Scotia offices in Kentville and Sydney. Trained staff will offer information to help people starting, operating, and growing their businesses. A new website has also been created to provide the most current and relevant business information by sector. The information will also be available by contacting the Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations call centre. “This project will offer a business-friendly and simplified service,” added Mr. Muir. “We hope to build on the experiences and expertise gained at these two Access Nova Scotia centres and begin offering these services in other locations in the future.” Surveys and consultations with the Canadian Federation of Independent Business confirmed that business operators believed that it is difficult to do business with government. “Three out of four business owners deal with regulatory requirements themselves, which takes, on average, seven hours per week. This is time they could be investing on their employees, their customers or their operations,” said Stephane Robichaud, vice-president, Canadian Federation of Independent Business Atlantic. “This initiative represents an important step for the province in reducing the compliance cost for small- and medium-sized businesses.” Service to Business is a project being led under the province’s Better Regulation Initiative, an approach involving every government department to help improve business regulations and economic competitiveness. More information on the Service to Business initiative is available on the Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations website at www.accessns.ca/business or by calling toll-free at 1-800-225-8227.last_img read more

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Govt wants to freeze accounts of ILFS auditors 21 others

first_imgMumbai: In more troubles for the auditors of the crippled IL&FS–Deloitte and BSR, the corporate affairs ministry Tuesday moved the NCLT seeking to freeze their bank accounts along with those of 21 others who are impleaded in the main petition in the one of the largest fraud cases. This comes even as the NCLT is yet to pronounce its verdict on the ministry plea seeking to ban these auditors for their omissions and commissions in the case for five years. Also Read – Thermal coal import may surpass 200 MT this fiscalThe ministry counsel said he wants their accounts frozen as an interim measure till the tribunal delivers on its demand to ban these auditors for five years. Seeking to restrain their activities by freezing their accounts, ministry counsel Sanjay Shorey said the tribunal can allow these individuals to withdraw a certain amount say Rs 1 -2 lakh every month based on their requirement like it had done in case of IL&FS former directors. He explained that the move is based on the fact that the ministry doesn’t have the powers to halt the operations of these statutory auditors Deloitte Haskins & Sells, and BSR Associates which is an associate of KPMG, and they should be allowed to access money to meet only operational expenses till the order of their ban is passed. Also Read – Food grain output seen at 140.57 mt in current fiscal on monsoon boostBut the tribunal did not offer any interim relief saying these auditors have moved the NCLAT challenging the tribunal order to implead them and prosecute them at the appellate tribunal, which will hear the matter on August 19. “Hence, we will only hear your arguments and not pass any order today,” the tribunal bench comprising VP Singh and Rajesh Sharma added and adjourned the matter to August 28. To this, Shorey pointed out that the tribunal has the powers to give an interim relief to attach the accounts, otherwise the coffers will be empty by the time the NCLAT verdict comes in. “Moreover, the objective is to ensure that if fraud has indeed taken place, there should be something realisable from the parties to the fraud,” he added. It can be noted that after NCLT had stayed its own order to prosecute the auditors on July 25 for four weeks to allow the auditors to appeal in NCLAT, the auditors approached the appellate tribunal. The NCLAT would hear the pleas of auditors on August 19.last_img read more

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CTV Announces Major Expansion of Local News with AllNew Weekday Newscasts at

first_imgAdvertisement Joining the six CTV stations already delivering CTV NEWS AT FIVE (CTV Vancouver, CTV Calgary, CTV Red Deer, CTV Edmonton, CTV Lethbridge, and CTV Atlantic), editions of the newscast will be added to the following local station lineups this fall:CTV SaskatoonCTV ReginaCTV Prince AlbertCTV YorktonCTV WinnipegCTV Northern OntarioCTV KitchenerCTV OttawaCTV MontrealBeginning this summer in Toronto, both CTV Toronto and CP24 will air CP24 LIVE @ 5 and CP24 LIVE @ 5:30, while continuing to cross-simulcast CTV NEWS AT SIX, the 2017 RTDNA Award winner for Best Large Market Television Newscast and Toronto’s most-watched local newscast with total viewers and all key adult demographics.Reaching more viewers in an average week or month, and attracting the highest average audience of any news organization in the country, CTV News is definitively Canada’s most-watched and most-trusted destination for news coverage. Locally, viewers on average watch more hours of news on CTV than anywhere else. CTV’s evening newscasts are Top 5 programs in the majority of their local markets.Recognized by peers in journalism as the best of the best last month, CTV News was widely honoured at the 2017 RTDNA Awards, earning a total of 42 national and regional honours, including Best Television Newscast for both national (CTV NATIONAL NEWS WITH LISA LAFLAMME) and local broadcasts (CTV NEWS TORONTO and CTV NEWS KITCHENER). CTV News also garnered multiple honours at the 2017 Canadian Screen Awards, including Best National News Anchor (CTV NATIONAL NEWS’ Lisa LaFlamme), and Best Local News Anchor (CTV Edmonton’s Daryl McIntyre).SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS:Twitter@CTVNewsFacebookfacebook.com/CTVNewsfacebook.com/CTVInstagram:@BellMediaPR@CTV_TelevisionAbout CTV NewsCTV News is Canada’s most-watched news organization both locally and nationally, and has a network of national, international, and local news operations. CTV News operations include CTV NEWS CHANNEL, BNN – Business News Network, CP24, and information programming, including CTV NATIONAL NEWS WITH LISA LAFLAMME, CTV NATIONAL NEWS WITH SANDIE RINALDO, W5, POWER PLAY, and QUESTION PERIOD. Flagship news sites include CTVNews.ca, as well as CP24.com and BNN.ca, and are complemented by CTV News GO, CP24 GO, and BNN GO apps, and text-over-video product, ON THE GO, which provide a direct connection to Canada’s most trusted news anytime and anywhere.  With a perspective that is distinctly Canadian, CTV News brings Canadians the international and domestic news stories of the day and is the #1 news organization in Canada.About CTVCTV is Canada’s #1 private broadcaster. Featuring a wide range of quality news, sports, information, and entertainment programming, CTV has been Canada’s most-watched television network for the past 16 years in a row. CTV is a division of Bell Media, Canada’s premier multimedia company with leading assets in television, radio, digital, and Out-of-Home. Bell Media is owned by BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company. More information about CTV can be found on the network’s website at CTV.ca. TORONTO, June 7, 2017 – Further bolstering the network’s commitment to deliver Canada’s most trusted news coverage, CTV today announced a major expansion of its award-winning local programming, delivering CTV NEWS broadcasts at 5 p.m. on all local CTV stations across Canada, beginning this fall. Creating an additional 35 hours of original local production each week, the added news programming on weeknights ensures viewers can find CTV News at 5 p.m. as well as 6 p.m. in their local market.“A staple in CTV’s local lineups for generations, CTV NEWS broadcasts are fundamental to our local market strategy of delivering local news that matters to our viewers, while providing a strong lead-in to our winning primetime slate,” said Nikki Moffatt, President, Local Radio and TV and Senior Vice-President, Finance, Bell Media. “Adding locally produced, early evening weeknight newscasts in all key markets benefits our industry and partners, while strengthening the communities we are proudly committed to serve.”“Local news is an essential institution that unites communities across the country, and we are excited about our investment in more local news coverage with these daily 5 p.m. newscasts on all CTV stations,” said Wendy Freeman, President, CTV News. “If you want to know what’s going on in your city or town, there’s no substitute for local news.” Login/Register With: Advertisement LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment Advertisement Facebook Twitterlast_img read more

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Muskrat Falls Ecological Grief Resistance became a profound unstoppable force says researcher

first_img“We see a dramatic increase and a rise in terms of national security resources and national security language starting to focus their attention, target, and police Indigenous movements with more and more intensity,” Monaghan explains.“You have an intensification of surveillance, you have more and more resources, and of course you have a reframing of a local conflict over land, over complex histories, being reduced to national security, notions of extremism, and being really reframed as very criminal and violent threats.”Pasternak and Monaghan both point to the concept of Canada’s “critical infrastructure,” which they argue the government, police, and corporations are working together to protect from Indigenous people who don’t want pipelines, dams and other developments they say are harmful on their lands.“In different bureaucracies, institutions at the national security level of policing, they’ve patched in all kinds of relationships and partnerships with private corporations that allow private corporations, which include the kind of energy branches of large energy corporations as well as private security who are employed by these corporations, to feed in intelligence, to do their own forms of surveillance and feed in intelligence that goes into policing databanks [and] into policing intelligence resources.”“Exhausting” but worth the fight, say land protectorsBeatrice Hunter, an Inuk grandmother and land protector who was the first of four from Labrador to stand in court and say ‘no’ to the injunction, and subsequently do time at Her Majesty’s Penitentiary in St. John’s, says navigating the legal system while being under the watchful eye of the RCMP has taken a toll on her.“I never thought I’d be caught up in the court system,” she says. “I was never a lawbreaker, so it’s a very tiring, exhausting process and I hope I don’t get burned out.”Watch Part 2 of Justin’s Ecological Grief. At the same time, she says, “my ancestors cry out to me all the time, telling me that this is our land. So I get strength from my ancestors.”Hunter says she has “lost hope with the provincial and federal government,” and that “it seems that corporations are running the government.”While she and others continue to resist Muskrat Falls, Cole says a strength is building among Indigenous communities across Canada, “because we all recognize shared oppression and devastation to water, and devastation to land.“There’s a collective truth that’s spreading throughout Turtle Island, and it’s that our colonial oppressors are never going to be truthful. They’re never going to try to reconcile. They’re always going to try to manipulate and make deals — and if it isn’t us as people who make these changes, they won’t happen.”Kim Campbell-McLean also faces charges related to the Muskrat Falls protests. She was among the land protectors who occupied the work site in 2016.The Inuk women’s advocate from North West River spoke at the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls Inquiry hearings in Labrador in March and cited large resource development projects like Muskrat Falls as one of the barriers Indigenous women and children face to accessing traditional foods, and to becoming less dependent on violent men.“Mining. Dams. It’s destroying our food sources for Inuit women and children,” she told the Inquiry.Campbell-McLean later told APTN in reference to the Muskrat Falls occupation and the charges she faces that she would “do it all over again — and I would do it every day of my life if I had to, in order to protect that for our women and our children and our culture, and our integrity and our values as people.”Charlotte Wolfrey, an Elder from the Nunatsiavut community of Rigolet, also faces charges for resisting Muskrat Falls.She says she participated in a blockade of the Muskrat Falls site days before the occupation in October 2016 because it “was a matter of continuing our culture like it was — our continuance as a people, really.”Eldred Davis, Jim Learning and Marjorie Flowers all spent time at Her Majesty’s Penitentiary after refusing to promise a judge they would stay away from the Muskrat Falls site.She agrees with Cunsolo’s assessment of ecological grief as a driving force behind the Muskrat Falls protests, and also argues that Inuit have a unique obligation to their ancestral lands, waters and resources.When she went before a judge last year, she explained this to him.“He asked me if I understood the charges, and I told him I understood I had broken some of Canada’s 150-year-old laws. But that when you’re Indigenous there’s laws that sustained us for 6,000 and 7,000 years — the law to protect the land and water and things that sustain you.”Cunsolo says the Muskrat Falls protests hold a valuable lesson, not just to those involved.“I think that Muskrat Falls, if we step back from it and look at it and what is it’s significance in history in this area in Canada, I think one of the things that it’s teaching us is: If we really look at all the different pieces that happened and we start to tell this complex story, there are key learnings about grief and people coming together in a painful way, but also in a resilient way.”Flowers says it isn’t lost on her that the forces that threaten to take away her people’s river, traditional foods and way of life are the same ones trying to prevent her from resisting.“The government has historically and continually come into our land, into this land, without proper consultation, and taken what they wanted without giving anything back,” she says.“There’s oppression and suppression, and people are stripped of their rights and they can’t stand up unless there’s force,” she says. “And that’s what I felt like I came to; when I laid on the ground those many times, I said to hell with it — somebody has to do this. We have to take the stand because otherwise what do we have left?”APTN reached out to Nalcor Energy, Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Dwight Ball and RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki for this story, but none granted an on camera interview before the story went to air.jbrake@aptn.ca@justinbrakenews Justin BrakeAPTN News Sunday Marjorie Flowers doesn’t consider herself a criminal.But in July of 2017 she was arrested, put on a plane, and flown more than a thousand kilometres away from her family and community in Labrador to St. John’s, where she spent 10 days in a maximum security men’s prison.When she returned home, she spent another 30 days under house arrest.Her crime? Refusing to promise a judge she would stay away from the Muskrat Falls hydroelectric project site, which she and dozens of others occupied in the fall of 2016 in a last resort effort to protect their water, traditional foods and way of life from projected methylmercury contamination.The 51-year-old Inuk mother, teacher and land protector will appear in court in June to respond to civil and criminal charges for violating an injunction granted to the crown corporation building the dam in order to keep land protectors and protestors away from the site. Flowers says she will plead not guilty to the charges.Marjorie Flowers says she’s been arrested five time for resisting Muskrat Falls, but has no choice if she wants to protect her traditional foods and way of life.Flowers’ lawyer Mark Gruchy represents about two dozen people who face charges related to the Muskrat Falls protests. Most of them are Indigenous.He says his clients feel “very morally justified in what they’re doing, and in fact felt compelled in many instances to be involved in this issue the way they were.”Gruchy says the injunction and subsequent criminalization of Indigenous people defending their land, food, and way of life were avoidable.“You have the normal operation of the justice system colliding with a very social complex issue which ought to be dealt with on a political level and never should have got here.”Indigenous people arrested and jailed for defending their lands and waters. It’s a story that plays out time and again across Canada.Experiencing ‘ecological grief’But research out of Labrador is challenging the narrative of the “angry Indigenous protestor” often spun by police, governments, corporations, and media.Ashlee Cunsolo is director of Memorial University’s Labrador Institute in Happy Valley-Goose Bay.She has researched the impacts of climate change on Inuit communities in Nunatsiavut and found that many facing a loss of access to traditional hunting grounds and cultural practices fundamental to their well-being and identity are experiencing what she calls “ecological grief”.Cunsolo describes ecological grief as “grief that’s in response to a change to a beloved homeland or environment or ecosystem.”“Being out on the land and feeling their ancestors there, and feeling those memories, and suddenly being cut off from that, not only cuts you off from the experience as an individual but cuts you from that tie of ancestral connection,” she says, describing the way Inuit in Nunatsiavut have been impacted by climate change. “So it was shaking people at a very foundational sort of psychological level, as well as an emotional level, as well as a physical level.Ashlee Cunsolo is director of Memorial University’s Labrador Institute in Happy Valley-Goose Bay.Cunsolo had just begun her new job as director of the Labrador Institute in the fall of 2016 when the Muskrat Falls protests intensified ahead of planned reservoir flooding.Inuit, Innu, and settler Labradorians united against the controversial dam, in part out of fear of losing access to traditional foods.That fear was corroborated by a peer-reviewed scientific study led by Harvard researchers that projected downstream communities would be exposed to unsafe levels of methylmercury through traditional foods like fish and seal unless vegetation and topsoil were removed from the dam’s reservoir prior to flooding.Cunsolo says the way people transformed their grief into action was unlike anything she had previously seen.“Feelings of anger or frustration weren’t at the fore; it was people wanting to come together to talk about the river, and to share stories about the river,” she recalls.“It wasn’t fighting against, it was fighting for, and feeling that commitment to all the people who had come before you and had loved that river, and wanting that love to continue forward, and that access to the river to continue forward.”There are known and acceptable ways to grieve and mourn the loss of a loved one, Cunsolo explains. But when humans face the loss of lands and other non-human entities that they have a deep spiritual connection with, there are no universal ways to grieve.“But when people come together to share in grief, and to share in strength related to that grief, that is a moving, profound, unstoppable force,” she says.Cunsolo noticed that after land protectors breached a gate at the Muskrat Falls site on Oct. 22, 2016, and subsequently occupied the site, the corporation and police attempted to frame the protest as violent and to suggest the safety of workers on site had been compromised.“I think we saw this amazing thing play out in Muskrat Falls where people were almost trying to force a framing on it that was just assumed because it was a quote-unquote protest,” she says.“I don’t think that we necessarily know how to deal with [ecological grief] — in media, in court injunctions, in the legal system, in mitigation and adaptation strategies, in policy.”The peaceful occupation of Muskrat Falls continued for four days until Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Dwight Ball held a marathon meeting with Indigenous leaders and reached an agreement that included demands set out by land protectors.Policing Indigenous protestsWith the exception of nine arrests at a blockade days prior to the occupation, there was no major police intervention in the land protectors’ occupation of the site and no violent arrests of Indigenous people.But Flowers and others involved in the Muskrat Falls resistance say that since the occupation they’ve been followed, pulled over and approached by RCMP officers in Labrador.Denise Cole, who has been protesting Muskrat Falls since before the project’s inception, was charged with violating Nalcor’s injunction after she performed ceremony near the river.“This idea that rule of law, colonial law, has to be enforced at all cost — that’s sent a level of fear and trauma and knowing that your voice is not an important voice in the justice system at all.”Flowers says the repression she says she and others feel from the injunction and the RCMP’s enforcement of it makes them feel like they “couldn’t even breathe.“I felt like I was losing my breath, because of the power from the outside, from the colonialism—the government, the corporation itself, the law enforcers. Everything was onside.“It makes me want to scream my head off. The oppression is just so present. And there’s nothing—not a thing—I can do about it. I feel like we’re just kind of like these plastic bottles on these big waves in the ocean. We don’t have any control. We just get bounced around, into court, back out of court.”She says she sees local law enforcement as “puppets that have to do their work,” but at the same time, they’ve caused her a lot of stress.“It was starting to affect my work. It was affecting my relationship. It was affecting everything. I was feeling a lot of anxiety from it because I felt like I couldn’t go outside my house. I couldn’t go to the dental office — there was a cop behind me [while I was] making an appointment.”Shiri Pasternak, an Assistant Professor of Criminology at Ryerson University, says what’s happening to land protectors in Labrador is playing out with other resource development projects on Indigenous lands across Canada, where corporations are increasingly turning to courts for injunctions when Indigenous land and water protectors threaten corporate profits.“In order to justify, in order to authorize the RCMP and police forces to enforce [Canada’s] and these companies’ access to Indigenous lands, they need to secure legal authority, and they do that through the injunction,” she explains.She says the RCMP and other police forces often surveil, follow or approach Indigenous people who defend their land — tactics collectively referred to as “soft policing”.“Rather than looking like violent repression they work in more covert and subtle ways in terms of letting people know they’re being watched in the hopes that people will self-police not to get involved in things because they’re intimidated.”Jeffrey Monaghan, an Assistant Professor of Criminology at Carleton University, recently co-authored a new book with his colleague Andy Crosby called “Policing Indigenous Movements.”In it, the authors disclose RCMP documents obtained through access to information legislation that shows the national police force operating in what Monaghan calls a “conservative culture” in how they understand and treat Indigenous land and water protectors.Those documents show RCMP referring to Indigenous people resisting Enbridge’s Northern Gateway pipeline in British Columbia as “violent extremists,” and the entire Mi’kmaq-led movement to stop shale gas exploration in New Brunswick as a “violent extremist anti-fracking movement.”Watch Part 1 of Justin’s story on Ecological Grief.last_img read more

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British Airways makes big order for Boeing jets

MADRID — The parent company of British Airways is buying up to 42 Boeing 777 long-haul passenger jets in a multi-billion dollar deal.Thursday’s announcement by the International Airlines Group consortium comes days after Boeing’s European rival, Airbus, announced it would stop making its A380 superjumbo from 2021 due to a lack of customers.IAG, which also owns Iberia, says it has confirmed the order of 18 planes for British Airways and placed an optional order for 24 additional jets that will replace some other Boeing jets in British Airways’ existing fleet. The first 18 will be delivered between 2022 and 2025.The company has not disclosed the exact cost of the purchase, but noted in the statement that it had negotiated a “substantial discount” over the $18.5 billion dollar-listed price tag.The Associated Press read more

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Swiss authorities received 146 asylum applications from Sri Lanka

The overall number of applications continues to decline as 1,992 asylum applications were filed in March, 25 percent less than in February. The majority of the March asylum applications, 227, came from those, who fled Eritrea, Afghanistan nationals followed with 166 requests. The Swiss authorities also received 146 applications from asylum seekers from Sri Lanka, 143 requests from Gambians, 143 from Iraqis and 141 from Syrians.The department stressed that despite the significant decrease in the quantity of requests, the migration issue was unpredictable and the situation might change at any time. (Colombo Gazette) The Swiss authorities received 8,315 asylum seekers’ requests in the first three months of 2016, according to the migration department. Swiss authorities received 146 asylum applications from Sri Lanka last month, Sputniknews.com reported.Overall the number of asylum applications filed with the Swiss Government in the first quarter of 2016 dropped by 45 percent comparing to the last quarter of 2015, the Swiss State Secretariat for Migration said in a statement Thursday. read more

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Ouya a 99 Android games console

first_imgAndroid is fast becoming the got-to operating system for new and varying devices. It’s increasingly found on a range of tablets, smartphones, set-top boxes, and media players, but now it seems the Google-developed OS is making the leap into a games console, too.Very few details are known about the new device other than it will be called the Ouya, has a price point of $99, and all the games it offers will be free-to-play. Sounds good so far, but it gets better when you find out who is involved in the project.Ouya lists Yves Behar (OLPC designer), Ed Fries (former Xbox VP), Peter Pham (Color app), Amol Sarva (Peek email gadget), Muffi Ghadiali (Amazon Kindle), and Julie Uhrman (IGN) as part of the team behind the machine.So the talent to ship a games console is in place, the price point is well below any other gaming device on the market, and the games will be free. That all bodes well for sales, but Ouya also doubles as a development kit, meaning anyone who spends the $99 to purchase one can also develop games for it.Revenue will have to come from somewhere, and so advertising and in-game purchases are sure to play a big part. It also makes sense to have the Ouya double as a media streamer, meaning Netflix will no doubt get its service running, and there’s sure to be a few music services signing up, too.All we need to know now is when Ouya is going to ship.via The Vergelast_img read more

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BOY Photo Mode Finally Comes to God of War

first_img ‘God of War’ Documentary ‘Raising Kratos’ Explores 2018’s Top Video GamePS4 Hits Turn Tabletop With ‘God of War,’ ‘Bloodborne&… Stay on target Let us know what you like about Geek by taking our survey.center_img God of War is easily one of the best games released in recent months. I certainly love it. It’s also one of the prettiest titles out there. Because of that, its lack of a photo mode could be seen as one of its few flaws. Thankfully, the team over at Santa Monica Studio is correcting this oversight by finally implemented a proper photo mode for the game.“With Photo Mode, players will be able to unleash their creativity and experience the world, its fast-paced combat, the beautifully crafted environments and its deadly characters like never before,” said Jeet Shroff Engineering Lead, Santa Monica Studio over on the PlayStation Blog. “With player choice being such a central theme to many of the decisions we made on God of War, we sought to deliver a Photo Mode with lots of options, and we’re excited to put it in your hands!”You can access Photo Mode through either the Options Menu or by turning on TouchPad Quick Access. The latter is enabled in settings. When in Photo Mode, you can use the Left and Right Thumb Sticks to move around the scene and use the L2 and R2 to pan the camera up or down. You can reset the camera to its original position by pressing the Square button.Photo Mode features five tabs that give users great flexibility over the photos they take. The camera lets players adjust the Field of View, Focal Length, and Camera Roll. Aperture allows users to adjust the Depth of Field, Focus Distance, and F-Stop. Filters adjust the Film Grain, Exposure, Filter, and Filter Intensity. Borders add a Vignette, and you can adjust its Intensity and Falloff. A variety of border styles, including the God of War logo, are available. Finally, you can toggle the visibility of Kratos, Atreus, and all other characters in a scene. You can even change the expression on Kratos and Atreus’ faces. Smile for the camera, Kratos!Photo Mode is the biggest feature of update 1.20, but it isn’t the only one being added. The text size in the game’s UI and Menus are being increased for all players around the world, and users can also now remap Rage Mode via the accessibility setting. The text size was an issue for many folks, so this addition will certainly make them happy.Lastly, today also marks the release of the God of War emoji sticker set for mobile devices. These stickers are free on the Apple App Store for iPhone, iPad, and other iOS devices. Android users can get in on the fun when the emoji set is released via the PS Messages App soon.Though I’ve already completed the game twice, I’m definitely looking forward to testing out Photo Mode. Expect me and countless others to bombard Twitter and Facebook with God of War pictures in the coming days and weeks.last_img read more

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GCCI Briefs the Media on Border Closure

first_imgBy Rohey JadamaThe Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI), on Friday 26th February, convened a press briefing on the border closure at its office in Bijilo.The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of GCCI  Mr. Alieu Secka said during the last few weeks, the GCCI had received several enquiries from its membership about the border closure by the Senegalese transport unions. He said they have further noted the various reports in the local newspapers and especially followed some of the stories in the Senegalese media but which unfortunately were mostly misinformed and sensational.“GCCI wishes to clearly confirm that it has no responsibility on this sovereign matter which is the prerogative solely of the Government of the Gambia and as responsible citizens we respect totally. The business community appreciates the tremendous support and partnership that government has extended through its regular engagement with the GCCI and particularly its numerous declarations of the private sector as the engine of growth in all its policy documents. While the public may not hear us every day, we want to re-assure you that we work constructively with the public sector and many times find very good solutions together,” said the GCCI CEO.Mr Secka said he can confirm that he and the GCCI President, Mr. Muhammad Jagana, had both visited the Amdalai/Karang post last week and that the Gambian side of the border is open and free to all. He said when they visited the Senegalese side at Karang, the police and the customs officials informed them that whilst they are open and ready to process goods and persons, the Senegalese transport union had blocked the roads to all Gambian vehicles and that the same applies now at Kerr Ayip.“We have contacted the Dakar Chamber of Commerce and Industry, which is the national chamber representative, and informed them of these incidences and are awaiting their feedback. We are further in touch with the Ziguinchor Chamber of Commerce, where most transit passes, and as part of our regular consultations, including other stakeholders, had planned a meeting for this weekend which is postponed,” he disclosed.The GCCI CEO added that ECOWAS guarantees the free movement of persons and goods in the region and free of any charges.“There are several other protocols similarly including Inter State Road Transit (ISRT) to facilitate and grow trade amongst member countries and our economies and there should be total free movement of trucks/goods until they reach their final destination,” said Mr. Secka.He said  regrettably at the end of last year, the Senegalese authorities decided to introduce the processing of all transit documents which now takes place in Dakar and has causes many days delay at all border posts, as economic operators and truckers can wait for up to 7 days before going to collect such authorization.Mr. Secka continued “Economic operators have reported being made to pay informally and without receipts for escort fees of 75,000 FCFA, processing fees of 300,000 CFA and exit fees of 26,000CFA, totaling some 400,001CFA en-route amongst others.”The GCCI CEO said despite the signing of the ECOWAS ISRT protocol, Senegal has not yet ratified its bilateral agreement with the Gambia, even after they made two visits.last_img read more

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Book presentation To Prime Minister Minnis by Oswald Brown Author of Woes

first_imgFacebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApp Related Items: Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApp#Bahamas, October 24, 2017 – Nassau – Oswald Brown, left, author of Woes of Life recently presented a copy of his book to Prime Minister Dr. the Hon. Hubert Minnis at the Office of the Prime Minister.(Photos/Yontalay Bowe, OPM Media Services)last_img

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Young Moonlight star heads to LA to attend Oscars

first_imgMIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, FLA. (WSVN) – A South Florida student and film actor is bound for Hollywood to attend the Oscars.Alex Hibbert, who stars in best picture nominee “Moonlight,” said he is pumped up, shortly before he boarded a plane to Los Angeles at Miami International Airport, Friday, in order to attend the 89th Academy Awards.“Very excited. We got nominated for eight, and I’ll be happy if we win one,” he said.RELATED:  Norland Middle students star in LGBT film ‘Moonlight’Hibbert, a student at Norland Middle School, starred in the critically acclaimed film, which follows its young gay protagonist as he comes of age in Liberty City.“The movie has been getting so much recognition. I’m just so happy,” said Hibbert.This year’s Academy Awards ceremony is set to air Sunday beginning at 8:30 p.m.Copyright 2019 Sunbeam Television Corp. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.last_img read more

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Peter Mayhew who played Chewbacca in Star Wars dies at 74

first_img Now playing: Watch this: R.I.P 😔 pic.twitter.com/FWRgaOS0Tf— Joonas Suotamo (@JoonasSuotamo) May 2, 2019 Oh no😰….there are no words. Chewie meant so much to so many,and that was all due to Peters excellent heartfelt performance. His kindness towards his fans was legendary-he will be missed. pic.twitter.com/1cIty1OjXA— Joey (@capnparrot) May 2, 2019 Mayhew is survived by his wife, Angie, and three children.Originally published May 2 at 3:44 p.m. PT.Update, 6:45 p.m.: Adds statement from Harrison Ford. TV and Movies Lego Millennium Falcon: Feast your eyes on 17 gorgeous photos Joonas Suotamo, who was trained by Mayhew to take over the Chewbacca role, also shared his sorrow.”[Mayhew] was an absolutely one-of-a-kind gentleman and a legend of unrivaled class,” Suotamo wrote in a tweet. “Rest assured that his legacy will live on and the spirit that he gave the character when he first donned the suit will never be forgotten.” Mayhew’s family announced in a tweet that the actor died on April 30 in his North Texas home with his family at his side. 2:04 Harrison Ford on the death of his friend, Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew: pic.twitter.com/DvVZYICwZ9— Ryan Parker (@TheRyanParker) May 3, 2019 2 Thanks Peter for everything. I hope you and Carrie are having a few laughs right now. pic.twitter.com/m4Qut3Eljz— ☀️Melody Martin (@mosaiccanyon) May 2, 2019 He was the gentlest of giants-A big man with an even bigger heart who never failed to make me smile & a loyal friend who I loved dearly-I’m grateful for the memories we shared & I’m a better man for just having known him. Thanks Pete #RIPPeterMayhew #Heartbroken @TheWookieeRoars pic.twitter.com/8xbq9HEWF2— Mark Hamill (@HamillHimself) May 2, 2019 pic.twitter.com/A5Bl3fCBPn— Meme Force One (@MemeForceOne) May 2, 2019center_img Mark Hamill, who plays Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars saga, remembered Mayhew fondly with a tweet.”He was the gentlest of giants,” Hamill wrote, calling Mayhew “a big man with an even bigger heart who never failed to make me smile, and a loyal friend who I loved dearly.” RIP 😭 Thank you for playing the iconic role of Chewie in the #starwars films. Sending all my thoughts and prayers to his family. 🥀 pic.twitter.com/lc456k2GCQ— Kate (@Kateskywa1ker) May 2, 2019 Actor Peter Mayhew shared his famed role of Chewbacca with Joonas Suotamo in 2015’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens. He’s seen here attending that film’s premiere. Michael Kovac For an actor whose voice and face are unknown to most, Peter Mayhew, whose death was announced Thursday, managed to touch the hearts of millions. The 7-foot, 2-inch (2.1 meters) actor played Chewbacca in the three original Star Wars films and 2005’s Revenge of the Sith, later sharing the role with Joonas Suotamo in 2015’s The Force Awakens. Since then, he has consulted with Suotamo on the role, and also consulted with animators and artists who worked to add Chewbacca to the animated series, Star Wars: The Clone Wars.Mayhew was 74 years old. Comments Tags 17 Photos Mayhew regularly met fans at Star Wars conventions, and worked with charities including the Make-a-Wish Foundation and the Wounded Warrior Project. He also established the Peter Mayhew Foundation, which his family describes as “supporting everything from individuals and families in crisis situations to [providing] food and supplies for children of Venezuela during their recent road to freedom.”He didn’t simply provide funds, his family said, but “became personally involved with each individual, family and cause he supported.”Mayhew wrote two books for children, the anti-bullying book My Favorite Giant and the graphic novel Growing Up Giant. He struggled with various health issues, and had both knees replaced in 2013. London-born Mayhew was working as a hospital orderly when he tried out for the role of Chewbacca. On his foundation’s website, he related that a photo of him in a local newspaper showing his extreme height caught the eye of filmmaker George Lucas.”George walked into the room, Peter stood up to shake his hand like a proper Englishmen and the rest is history,” Mayhew’s site relates.Mayhew had an active presence online. Back in 2016, he earned raves for responding with good humor to a fan sharing a photo of two vehicles with Star Wars vanity license plates. And when his co-star Carrie Fisher, who played Princess Leia, died in late 2016, Mayhew told fans it was OK to grieve Fisher’s loss, whether or not they had met her in person.On Thursday, it was time to take Mayhew’s advice again, as many fans who’d never met the actor expressed sadness over his loss.”Chewie meant so much to so many, and that was all due to Peter’s excellent heartfelt performance,” one fan tweeted on Thursday. “His kindness towards his fans was legendary — he will be missed.” Star Wars Episode 9: The Rise of Skywalker trailer tees… Share your voice A funeral service for family and friends will be held in June, but fans will be able to attend a public memorial in Los Angeles in December, the tweet said.”[Mayhew] put his heart and soul into the role of Chewbacca, and it showed in every frame of the films, from his knock-kneed running, firing his bowcaster from the hip, his bright blue eyes, down to each subtle movement of his head and mouth,” the family statement said. “But to him, the Star Wars family meant so much more to him than a role in a film.”Co-star Harrison Ford, who famously flew the Millennium Falcon with Mayhew by his side, issued a statement to The Hollywood Reporter.”We were partners in film and friends in life for over 30 years and I loved him,” Ford said. “Rest easy, my dear friend.” The family of Peter Mayhew, with deep love and sadness, regrets to share the news that Peter has passed away. He left us the evening of April 30, 2019 with his family by his side in his North Texas home. pic.twitter.com/YZ5VLyuK0u— Peter Mayhew (@TheWookieeRoars) May 2, 2019 Star Warslast_img read more

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JEE Advanced result 2019 declared Check your score jeeadvacin

first_img(Representational Image)PixabayJEE Advanced entrance exams 2019 results: The results for the JEE Advanced Entrance Exams 2019, which was conducted on May 27, was declared on Friday, June 14. The rank list is exclusively for candidates who have appeared for both Paper 1 and 2 of the examinations. IIT Roorkee had released the results on their official website. However, due to the high traffic, the site could not be accessed at the time of filing the report. JEE Advanced is the second round of test conducted after JEE Main and is conducted by IIT. The aspirants who attended the examination can check their score on the IIT JEE Advanced admission portal. The candidate’s aggregate marks in Physics is the total of papers 1 and 2 which goes the same for Chemistry also. JEE Advanced aggregate marks is the total marks in all three sections of the examination. The Rank list has been made according to the aggregate marks, reports said. In case there is a tie, the candidate with the higher positive marks will be given a higher rank. In case there is a tie after this, the Mathematics marks will be taken into consideration. If the tie still persists, the Physics marks will be taken into account and if there is a tie even after this, the candidates will be given the same rank. Here is how you can check your scoreVisit the website jeeadv.ac.in.Click on the option ‘JEE Result 2019’ and you will be redirected to the results pageEnter the required details including your roll number, email address and phone number. After entering your details submit your answers by clicking on the view JEE Result 2019 option. Your results will be shownYou can download your results and take a print out for a hard copy. Along with the IITS, the JEE Advanced helps with admission into IISc in Bengaluru, Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISERs), Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST) in Thiruvananthapuram and Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT) in Rae Bareli.last_img read more

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Welcome wears thin for Rohingyas

first_imgIn this file picture taken on 9 November 2017 Rohingya Muslim refugees who entered Bangladesh by boat walk towards refugee camps after landing at the Saplapur beach in the Teknaf district. Photo: AFPWhen hundreds of thousands of Rohingya fled Myanmar into Bangladesh two years ago, local communities were mostly welcoming.Today that welcome has worn thin, and resentment, anger and fear are creeping in.”At first, as a member of the Muslim community, we helped them,” said Riazul Haque, 28, a labourer from Hakimpara, near the border town of Ukhiya.Haque allowed around 60 Rohingya families to settle on a piece of his land, thinking they would remain for two or three months at most.”Now it seems the rest of the Rohingya living in Burma (Myanmar) will arrive soon in Bangladesh,” he complained.Ukhiya was home to around 300,000 people, but the refugee influx of August 2017 has swelled the population to more than three times that many.Most of the refugees are housed in the sprawling Kutupalong camp, but others — particularly those with resources — ventured out in search of opportunity.Locals blame them from everything from increased pollution and a rise in petty crime, to a lack of work.Mohammad Sojol said he lost his job as a rickshaw driver because vehicle owners now prefer to hire refugees for less pay — even though officially they aren’t allowed to work.”They are stealing marginal jobs from us by bribing law enforcers,” he told AFP.Some of the Rohingya who settled outside the official camps are now being forced to return and children enrolled in local schools are being expelled.Drug gangs The largely Muslim Rohingya fled a military crackdown in Myanmar that the UN has likened to ethnic cleansing, joining some 200,000 already in Bangladesh.Only a handful have returned, fearing for their safety in a country where they are denied citizenship and treated as illegal immigrants.Ikbal Hossain, the acting police chief of the Cox’s Bazar district, said the enforced “idle and workless” lifestyle of the refugees made them “unstable”.”They are receiving all sorts of aid, but they have ample idle time as they don’t have any other work,” he told AFP.This is driving many in the hands of drug gangs, he said.Tens of millions of methamphetamine pills enter Bangladesh from Myanmar through Cox’s Bazar and drug kingpins frequently use Rohingya as mules to carry the narcotics to nearby cities.At least 13 Rohingya were shot dead in what police said were gunfights with officers while allegedly carrying thousands of the “yaba” pills.The presence of the narcotics mafia has in turn led to violence inside the camps, prompting police to increase their presence.Crime and murder rates in the camps were higher than national statistics, according to police, which record roughly 3,000 murders annually in a country of 168 million.Police chief Hossain said some 318 criminal complaints had been filed against Rohingya since August 2017 — including 31 murder cases.But experts warned the number of murders in the Rohingya camps were far higher than the figures quoted by police.This has added to mistrust by locals.Rabeya Begum, a housewife living in Madhurchhara hamlet near Kutupalong said the refugees were violent at times, and she was scared of their sheer numbers.”We don’t feel secure at night but I cannot simply leave my homestead or else the rest of my land will be occupied by the refugees as well,” she told AFP.But Rohingya community leader Mohib Ullah said the refugees have “very good relations” with the host community.”We thank Bangladesh for sheltering us. We help each other because we are neighbours,” he said.”We’d do the same thing for them.”last_img read more

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Scientists Create a Princess LeiaStyle Display With Moving Light

first_imgPeople think they want holograms, but they (usually) don’t. These are illusions, images trapped on two-dimensional surfaces that give the impression of a three-dimensional object.What people really want are “volumetric images” — a display of free-floating light that actually takes up 3-D space, visible from all angles. (Bonus points if you can interact with it.) Many of the coolest movies have them, from Tony Stark’s displays in Iron Man, to the projection table in Avatar, and perhaps the most famous example, Princess Leia’s plea to Obi-Wan in Star Wars.And now, according to a paper in Nature, so do we.Molding LightCaveats first: Lead author Daniel Smalley of Brigham Young University and his colleagues could only produce tiny images, fractions of an inch across. But that’s it — everything else about the technology, dubbed the optical trap display, seems legit. It really does create 3-D light structures.This floating butterfly was created with a single particle using a technique known as volumetric display.(Credit: Smalley Holography Group)To do this, Smalley’s team took advantage of the human eye, and how easy it is to fool. Using lasers, they trap and manipulate a single cellulose particle and guide it around in space to produce the desired image, while lights bounce off it at just the right times to give it the right color. The particle moves so quickly, human vision blurs its path together to look like a solid line, similar to how you can write words with sparklers in a long-exposure photo. Done over and over fast enough, and they can even create moving images.In a Nature video, Smalley compares it to 3-D printing with light. Already, these images are extremely high resolution at 1,600 dots per inch (dpi).What’s NextAs cool as this technology is — Smalley calls it a “Princess Leia-style display” in a Nature news story — there’s still work to be done. To up the size of these thing, and depict more complex moving images, his team will have to improve their control of those particles, and learn how to handle more than one at once. Smalley’s optimistic, saying in the same story, “If we make as much progress in the next four years as we made in the last, I think we will be successful making a display of useful size.”Being able to control light like this would be a boon to anyone who depends on intricate visualizations, such as doctors learning their way around (and within) a patient’s body, or air traffic controllers who have to keep track of various moving objects in a 3-D space. Or, possibly, planning an invasion of the Na’vi or asking a wise old war buddy of your dad’s for help.last_img read more

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Church moms spoiled

first_imgWebsiteWebsiteWebsite WebsiteWebsiteWebsite WebsiteWebsiteWebsite Click on the words highlighted in red to read more on this and related topics.If you are reading this on your cellphone and there are telephone numbers provided in the text, you can call these simply by clicking on them.To receive news links via WhatsApp.For the latest news, visit our webpage or follow us on Facebook and Twitter. Join us there? The moms from Victory Chapel Church took the evening last night (Saturday) to spoil themselves.The ladies went to Guinea Fowl Restaurant to celebrate being moms, as today (Sunday, May 8) is Mother’s Day.They sat down to a delicious meal, accompanied by some great chit-chat and laughter in the build-up to Mother’s Day.DID YOU KNOW?last_img read more

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Extabloid editor Coulson faces 234000 phone hacking bill

first_img Top Stories Men’s health affects baby’s health too LONDON (AP) — A former tabloid editor who also served as British Prime Minister David Cameron’s communications chief has been ordered to pay 150,000 pounds ($234,000) toward the costs of his trial for phone hacking at the now-defunct News of the World.Prosecutors had asked for Andy Coulson to pay 750,000 pounds.Judge John Saunders said Coulson’s “financial situation and that of his family has been seriously affected” by his legal woes, but he remained capable of earning a good living. He gave Coulson three years to pay the costs. Ex-FBI agent details raid on Phoenix body donation facility 3 international destinations to visit in 2019 Comments   Share   Here’s how to repair and patch damaged drywallcenter_img New Valley school lets students pick career-path academies Coulson was jailed last year for conspiring to eavesdrop on the phones of people in the public eye. He was released in November.Revelation of the phone hacking in 2011 led owner Rupert Murdoch to shut down the 168-year-old News of the World.Copyright © The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Sponsored Stories Mesa family survives lightning strike to home New Year’s resolution: don’t spend another year in a kitchen you don’t likelast_img read more

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Deputy PM Sydney needs 24hour airport

first_imgSource = ETB News: P.T. As the federal government edges closer to a decision regarding the location of Sydney’s second airport, Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss has suggested it may need to operate 24 hours a day. While a decision regarding construction at Badgery’s Creek will have to wait until the New Year, Mr Truss said that a second major aviation hub in Sydney should be ready before the 2027 target date. “There’s no doubt that Sydney loses a lot of the economic benefit of its airport because it is only operating limited hours… there are a number of movements out of Melbourne and Brisbane that happen in hours when there is no airport open in Sydney,” Mr Truss said on ABC1’s 7.30. Image: The Travel Channelcenter_img Sydney Airports Corporation has presented the government with the final version of its master plan for the future of the city’s existing major airport at Mascot, which, combined with a joint federal-state government report released last year, will help guide the forthcoming national deliberations. Mr Truss said the new airport would need to accommodate overnight flights, given the current curfew (11pm to 6am) imposed at Sydney’s Kingsford Smith Airport in Mascot. “That is an issue that clearly has to be addressed if Sydney is to be a world-class city… a city that is going to be able to compete internationally, then it will have to have airport services that are available 24 hours.”last_img read more

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The Latest WH video appears manipulated producer

first_imgThe Latest: WH video appears manipulated, producer says NEW YORK, N.Y. – The Latest on the White House and CNN correspondent Jim Acosta (all times local):3 p.m.An independent video producer tells The Associated Press a video tweeted by the White House on an interaction between CNN reporter Jim Acosta and a White House intern appears to have been manipulated to make the reporter’s actions look more aggressive.Abba Shapiro did a side-by-side and frame-by-frame analysis of AP’s video from President Donald Trump’s contentious news conference Wednesday and the version spread on Twitter by Trump press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders.Shapiro says that when Acosta’s hand touches the intern’s arm as she reaches for his microphone, the action speeds up in the apparently altered video to accentuate his movement. Earlier in the video, Shapiro notices three frames that were frozen to slow down the action. This, Shapiro says, enables the manipulated video to run the same length as the original.Sanders has not confirmed the source of the video she tweeted.__8:15 a.m.The White House has suspended the press pass of CNN correspondent Jim Acosta after he and President Donald Trump had a heated confrontation during a news conference.They began sparring Wednesday after Acosta asked Trump about the caravan of migrants heading from Latin America to the southern U.S. border. When Acosta tried to follow up with another question, Trump said, “That’s enough!” and a female White House aide unsuccessfully tried to grab the microphone from Acosta.White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders released a statement accusing Acosta of “placing his hands on a young woman just trying to do her job as a White House intern,” calling it “absolutely unacceptable.”The interaction between Acosta and the intern was brief, and Acosta appeared to brush her arm as she reached for the microphone and he tried to hold onto it. Acosta tweeted that Sanders’ statement was “a lie.” by The Associated Press Posted Nov 8, 2018 12:49 pm PDT Last Updated Nov 8, 2018 at 1:21 pm PDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Emaillast_img read more

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Kadis stands firm over teacher appointments

first_imgEducation Minister Costas Kadis told hundreds of teachers protesting over certain conditions of a new appointment system on Tuesday that postponing its implementation was out of the question.Primary school teachers’ union Poed is demanding that the new, merit-based system be postponed until colleagues who have been working as temporary teachers for more than 30 months are given open-ended contracts.Hundreds of primary education teachers marched from the education ministry to the Presidential Palace with banners saying “No to the new appointment system”, and shouting “no more injustice done to the new generation”.The first written exams are to take place between September and December. From September 2018 until August 31, 2027, 50 per cent of appointments will be made from the existing waiting-list system and 50 per cent according to the new exam-based system. From September 2027, onward all appointments will be made based on merit.The new procedures do not automatically ensure that present teachers on temporary contracts will be given permanent postings.The union is demanding otherwise and has pointed to a recent ruling by the Labour Disputes Court that granted a teacher who had completed a 30-month service the right to be given an open-ended contract, which has set a precedent. Poed has urged some 350 teachers in a similar position to demand the same treatment. The state legal services appealed the decision.Kadis said that the issue had been discussed extensively during the preparation of the bill on the new procedures that was passed by parliament in 2015, and that the ministry was now in the process of seeing it implemented.During discussion of the issue, Kadis said, the state legal services had ruled that it was impossible to safeguard this group of teachers.“This is why we made other arrangements, for example, around 1,500 permanent appointments within the last three years that largely tackled this sensitive issue,” he said.The new system favours experience so this group will have an advantage over newcomers vying for a post, he added.“I believe that the ministry and the state in general did what they could,” Kadis said.Commenting on the court case Poed has based its demand on, Kadis said that if new data were to emerge, his ministry was ready to reassess ways of addressing this issue.“But what we are not willing and will not discuss is the postponement of the new appointment system,” Kadis said, adding that it had been necessary since the 1980s.Main opposition party Akel on Tuesday said the new procedures were nothing more than a “pre-election firework” of the Anastasiades administration as it will have thousands of candidates taking exams months before the elections and are knowingly selling false hopes. The results, meanwhile, will not be announced until March, after the elections. These candidates have very slim chances of getting one of the few job posts available, the party said.At same time, the party said, by appealing the legal precedent created by the court case, the government is buying time “to complete the pre-election firework”. This however, Akel said, will “bequeath” to ensuing administrations a huge cost as they would have to either re-hire the teachers that have more than 30 months’ service or compensate them. You May LikeFigLeaf Beta AppHow to Become Fully Anonymous Online in Less Than 3 Minutes?FigLeaf Beta AppUndoFigLeaf Beta AppFigLeaf brings You 3 Easy Steps to Privacy on Your Terms…FigLeaf Beta AppUndoFigLeaf Beta AppGet Maximum Privacy with Minimum EffortFigLeaf Beta AppUndo Concern over falling tourism numbersUndoTurkish Cypriot actions in Varosha ‘a clear violation’ of UN resolutions, Nicosia saysUndoTwo arrested in connection with attempted murderUndoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more

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