· New car registrations rose 2.4% in July to 157,149 units· This was the first growth in 15 months, reflecting the positive impact of the scrappage incentive scheme. Registrations from private buyers and of small cars were up in July· The market is still down almost 550,000 units over the past 12 months For more, please see the attached. DownloadClick to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) “The impact of the scrappage scheme is clear and we are encouraged by the positive impact it has had, increasing new car registrations for the first time since April 2008,” said Paul Everitt, SMMT chief executive. “Industry still faces a long road to recovery and we urge government to take action to sustain economic recovery through easing access to finance and credit and delivering the loan guarantees set out by the Automotive Assistance Programme.” read more
@paulfoster_ Our thoughts are with you all at this difficult time— Craig Beck (@CraigBeck) January 12, 2017 SNOW IN LONDON.Watch as childlike wonder devolves quickly into apocalyptic panic.— James Clark 📈📉👍 (@mr_james_c) January 12, 2017 So it’s snowing, get over it! BBC news making a big deal of snow in London, it’s normal winter weather for Scotland! Canada get feet of it!— Cherrill Luke (@Cherrill65) January 12, 2017 And at the front door #thundersnow pic.twitter.com/vOMd986Amc— Henry Holloway (@JournoHenry) January 12, 2017 Am I the only one who doesn’t want it to snow in London? #snowwatch pic.twitter.com/WQ2A6s5xWk— Becky Connor 🤓 (@missbeckyconnor) January 12, 2017 The snow in London be like pic.twitter.com/cYKQdvxofB— Kazizam (@ASAP_KURDY) January 12, 2017 Londons “snow” is called sleet in Scotland! It is not snow until its up to your baws . pic.twitter.com/js4v2VspJE— Del Strain Comedian (@DelStrainComedy) January 12, 2017 A dog walker in Braco, near StirlingCredit:PA Some Northerners found the whole thing rather amusing There were jokes People during a snow flurry at Bank, City of London, with blizzards expected across the UK. Picture: @YuiMok pic.twitter.com/q1TWZPkS5d— Press Association (@PA) January 12, 2017 You havent experienced panic until London get’s snow!— Tristan Evans (@TheVampsTristan) January 12, 2017 There was mild panic on the streets of London #SnowWatch and #thundersnow have been among the top Twitter trends, with up to 7in (20cm) of snow expected in parts of the UK over the next 24 hours. And travel chaos How the internet reacted to snow in London It immediately brought ‘London to a standstill’ Dear London,The snow is much better up here.Yours beautiful white west central Scotland.— Rachel McCormack (@R_McCormack) January 12, 2017 #SnowWatch #prayforlondon 1cm in central London .someone notify the red cross— mike hunt (@mikkiboy23) January 12, 2017 Pray for London #thundersnow pic.twitter.com/63n8l14S75— Atticus Bakelite (@AtticusBakelite) January 12, 2017 I think this cat should be called ThunderSnow #thundersnow pic.twitter.com/f08oJXZfE4— jasew (@jasew) January 12, 2017 “Through the overnight period tonight we’re going to get some wintry showers, rain, sleet and snow working its way down the east coast into East Anglia. Elsewhere it will be quite windy and blustery with further wintry showers and a cold feel with a biting north wind.”The system moving through Scotland overnight will bring a fair bit of snow in the overnight period. That will have cleared away by tomorrow though there will be lots of snow lying in northern Scotland.”There will be some snow showers but far less than during the course of today.”Stunning photos capture rare snow in the Sahara Desert @marcustheslim ha, bless ’em. They can’t cope with it down there!— Paul Foster (@paulfoster_) January 12, 2017 Dry all month snows for an hour and #canarywharf station closes from flooding 😂 classic— Jenny Figg (@JenRoseFigg) January 12, 2017 BREAKING! Tiny amount of snow falling in North London. Cue: shivering TV reporters in council gritting depots.— Helen O’Rahilly (@HelenORahilly) January 12, 2017 @MaryBHand you should evacuate immediately. Head North, we have common sense.— stuwaldy (@stuwaldy) January 12, 2017 Jim Dunbar plows snow in Braco, near StirlingCredit:PA Snow falls at the Tan Hill Inn in North YorkshireCredit:PA @dazmcara I like how the whole of London falls apart when it snows. They’re so bossy normally, then it’s just blind panic for 24 hrs.— Amy King (@kingofolous) January 12, 2017 A sprinkling of snow for the SE East will lead to much faux drama, exaggeration & calamity. How do they think Scotland copes all winter? pic.twitter.com/MB34nK6N8n— Nigel Bennett (@top1percentile) January 12, 2017 Today’s snow caused disruption for many, but these children in Scotland made the most of it https://t.co/hVtsps36ak pic.twitter.com/ZUJ1N9jwSV— ITV News (@itvnews) January 12, 2017 It’s nothing compare to what they get in Scotland One flake of #snow and #London looks like this…. #CanaryWharf #jubileeline pic.twitter.com/UJIkPgrw8z— Emma Staples (@EmmaStaplesUK) January 12, 2017 Among the snow excitement, there have also been the usual complaints of ‘London coming to a standstill’ at the first sight of a snowflake. 3. Praying for London in the snow. We got it pretty bad up North, but we just about managed… pic.twitter.com/bxeKzfMkEb— Paul Foster (@paulfoster_) January 12, 2017 Seeing snow for the first time. Keep on snowing London #SnowWatch pic.twitter.com/PANDcxIVNw— Ari Gork (@arigork) January 12, 2017 #london #snow pic.twitter.com/y2ecVuBdlH— Rebel Paws (@rebelpaws) January 12, 2017 2. London has come to a standstill after 0.1mm of snow fell— Tim A Roberts (@Tim_A_Roberts) January 12, 2017 #thundersnow expectation vs. Reality. pic.twitter.com/UzL7aIuWxR— Ben Rabinovich (@benjyrabs) January 12, 2017 4. Charlie Boldison building a snowman in StirlingCredit:PA 1mm of snow and London goes into panic mode— Holly Tompkins (@hollytompkins) January 12, 2017 Areas of the east and north-east dominate the UK’s ‘snowiest places’ list, with snow most likely to fall in Scotland, Met Office data from 2014 found. Snow is a fairly rare occurrence in the south of England in January, according to Met Office data, which could go someway to explaining the social media hysteria in London whenever it does snow. One snowflakes touches the ground in London and the place comes to a standstill! ❄️— Caitlin Emmerson (@caitiemmerson) January 12, 2017 Here’s what real snow looks like 1. Its been snowing 5 minutes and that will be London brought to standstill by morning— JONNY (@GoodForJonny) January 12, 2017 A short clip of the snow on the A82 at Glencoe today. #snow #scotland @BBCNews @BBCScotlandNews @STVNews @itvnews @SkyNews @SkyNewsBreak pic.twitter.com/JsrMK9U59V— Roddy Scott (@theroddyscott) January 12, 2017 And others just embraced it! English people are buzzine because its snowing you’ve got half a centimetre of snow whilst here in Scotland there’s a strong 3″ of snow— caitie (@caitiemary02) January 12, 2017 Tourists walk in the snow at The Dark Hedges in Co AntrimCredit:PA #London gets a bit of snow & there’s melodrama & the whole place grinds to a halt😏 In the North we just get on with it😂#SnowWatch #Snow— (((AJ 48%))) (@LibTard87) January 12, 2017 #UKSnow #SnowWatch Well what a load of rubbish the forecasts have been today! Absolutely Nothing!! 😂🙈❄☃ pic.twitter.com/Tpga3ajye5— Gem (@Funchickgem) January 12, 2017 Oh Canary Wharf you sly dog. pic.twitter.com/MpShpyz2aT— Neil Archibald (@neilarch) January 12, 2017 Thundersnow has fallen on the streets of the capital and many Londoners have been sharing their snow struggles on social media. We had this guy turn up to warn of #southeastern train failures due tomorrow. #SnowMan wisdom from the future! #SnowWatch pic.twitter.com/BzwEwB2xmw— Kieran Cornwall (@kcorn1982) January 12, 2017 Only in London would they cancel flights at Gatwick and Heathrow because of snow…before its even snowed #thundersnow— Lord Steven (@steveland82) January 12, 2017 Loved my day in the snow! #Scotland #winter pic.twitter.com/EarvMN07Sj— Vivien Reid (@VivienReid) January 12, 2017 @drakes_drum it’s weak-ass snow. Dunno if it would even be classed as snow up north. Wimpy London snow.— Hattie Grunewald (@hatteatime) January 12, 2017 Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily Front Page newsletter and new audio briefings. Happiness is experiencing the first snow of the season!! 😁#London #MillHill #snow (I know it’s a big deal for Brits. 😏) pic.twitter.com/Zm1XNnv5gj— Delia Ozarchevici (@deliavici) January 12, 2017 5. Severe weather warnings have been issued by the Met Office across swathes of the country for high winds, snow and ice.Met Office forecaster Emma Sharples said: “There’s quite a lot of wintry weather at the moment. The system working its way across the south will have cleared out of the way leaving some snow and icy patches as we go through tomorrow morning. read more
In 1784 Pero accompanied the Pinney family when they moved from the Caribbean island of Nevis to Bristol. The bridge was designed by the Irish artist, Eilis O’Connell.Ms Richardson added: “Pero’s Bridge in Bristol was commissioned and opened in 1999, and it commemorates the enslaved African Pero Jones. As part of our ‘Immortalised’ season we will be asking artists to respond to a need for different kinds of memorial, with new designs and concepts for future memorials to show in our Autumn exhibition.”Historic England’s survey also asked in which way, if any, would people like to be commemorated after they die. Nearly 40 per cent said a tree planted in their memory, 16% said a bench placed somewhere significant to them, 11% chose a plaque placed in their memory and 33% said they did not want to be commemorated. Photographs and stories about the submitted memorials will be gathered together for an exhibition later this year, exploring the way the public remembers those who have gone before them. Campaigns such as Rhodes Must Fall have allowed for more diverse memorials in Britain, it has been suggested by Historic England. The heritage group claimed that “history wars” over the place of memorials to controversial figures such as the slave trader Edward Colston in Bristol and colonialist Cecil Rhodes, the mining magnate, have led to Britain having a greater diversity of statues.Celia Richardson, director of communications and marketing at Historic England said such campaigns have “highlighted an important national debate about who is commemorated” in our public places, and how they are commemorated.She added: “There are conversations going on locally across the country, and a wave of new memorials is upon us – some of which are consciously aimed at bringing greater diversity to statues and other forms of memorial. “These include tributes to a number of women, as the nation commemorates the centenary of women’s suffrage. But many of the efforts to broaden the diversity of our memorials date back to well before the Rhodes Must Fall Oxford campaign caught national attention.”Historic England is inviting the public to nominate the memorials that mean the most to them, from those erected in memory of national heroes to those for far lesser known figures. It comes as research commissioned by Historic England found that one in seven women (14 per cent) and one in ten (10 per cent) of men have erected a memorial of their own to someone that mattered to them. Cecil Rhodes (1853 – 1902) made a fortune from mining diamonds in South Africa Credit:Rischgitz The Edward Colston statue in Bristol has torn public opinionCredit: Jay Williams Among the lesser known memorials to be highlighted by Historic England is Pero’s Bridge in Bristol, a pedestrian footbridge spanning the floating harbour and named in honour of a slave called Pero Jones. Pero was bought at the age of 12 in 1765 by plantation owner and sugar merchant, John Pinney. Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily Front Page newsletter and new audio briefings. read more
GCCI President, Deodat IndarThe Georgetown Chamber of Commerce’s (GCCI) fight for local content legislation to be enacted for the oil and gas sector has been met with further delay as Government is not too keen on having this implemented anytime soon.In a move to safeguard the rights of Guyanese businesses, the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) had submitted a model local content legislation to the Government of Guyana for consideration. But according to President of the GCCI Deodat Indaar, having met with several top government officials to discuss this, the chamber is convinced that this will be delayed.“We did not get word on Government’s response to the legislation so right now we are unsure of where Government is going in terms of inactive local office legislation” Indar revealed.Indar has expressed GCCI’s disappointment that there is no legislative framework since 2015 when the first oil discovery was made in the Stabroek Block offshore Guyana. Speaking with the online publication via telephone on Tuesday Indaar said Government has proposed finalising the Local Content Policy first before consideration is given to tabling legislation.The second review of the local content policy is expected to be completed by the first quarter of next year.The model legislation defines Guyanese companies as companies that are registered in Guyana where 51 per cent of the share capital are owned by citizens of Guyana.In addition to that it stipulates that the board meetings of the said companies are held in Guyana; the head office of the company is located in Guyana and; 70 per cent of the workforce of the company follows suit with the definition of a citizen of Guyana.Another section of the bill stipulates that an operator or contractor must ensure that first consideration is given to Guyanese companies in the provision of goods and or services directly related to the petroleum industry.The GCCI is the only private sector body that has been pushing to have Guyanese businesses to cash in on the opportunities from this new and emerging sector.The Chamber has stated that local businesses can provide a whole host of services that include: logistics, catering, and freight forwarding, among. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)RelatedOil & Gas: Govt should hold off on T&T MoU, assess impact on local businesses- GCCISeptember 6, 2018In “Business”“Investments ought to be protected in Guyana” – GCCI PresidentDecember 13, 2018In “Business”Local businesses have to build capacity to compete with Int’l firms – JordanDecember 9, 2017In “Business” read more
Innovative industrial/mining component design and manufacturing company Keech Australia has introduced a new system for product development that is set to slash the time taken from product conception to installation, potentially saving its customers millions of dollars in lost productivity revenue. Keech specialises in making steel castings and wear resistant products.Keech’s new state of the art 3D printing capability enables the product development team to make 3D models of custom components, using feedback collected directly from customers by Keech’s team of field engineers.“The goal is to precisely meet the customer’s requirements first time, every time,” said Dr Bala Hebbar, General Manager – Innovation and Quality at Keech.The use of 3D printing allows Keech to more quickly test new approaches to challenges like improving the method of attaching a component or decreasing of component weight. “What would take us 180 days to develop in the past can now be done in 90 days, thanks to our new streamlined system, so we’ve essentially cut the development time in half,” Hebbar said.“Previously, we would have had to make a 300 kg steel casting of a component and we still wouldn’t know how well it would fit in with the other components in a machine until it was installed on-site. Now, with our 3D printing capability, we can get a much better feel for a product’s compatibility using a scaled-down version. We are able to tell right away if it will work without having to go through the huge expense and time consuming process of making a full size casting.”The new development process was created partly in response to demand from the mining industry, where componentry can play a major role in production efficiency.“During the mining boom period, the primary concern for mine operators was getting the components they needed as quickly as possible. With ore prices falling, companies are now more focused on efficiency gains, increasing productivity and reducing downtime. Everyone is looking for a smart idea that will keep their machines running longer,” he said.The new streamlined process of information gathering and 3D printing has not come at the expense of rigorous testing – although it’s faster, the process is now more detailed than ever.“Where once we had five or six different steps in our development process, we now have 15 steps. The goal is to produce the right product first time, so we conduct even more validation and prototype testing,” Hebbar said.“We are consistently using innovative, forward-thinking methods to improve process, product and operational efficiency, not only to provide the best possible service to our customers, but also to remain ahead of our global competitors.”The knowledge the Keech development team gains through the use of the 3D printing further expedites the process of developing new components.“We can see what has worked in the past so we can compare and benchmark against what we are currently doing,” he said. “This design inventory helps with the flow of imagination within our engineering team, enabling them to develop better and better products.” read more
WowWee had at least one surprise up its sleeve at this year’s ces. The company last night showed off the Cinemin Slice, an iPad speaker dock that features a rear pico projector. The Slice can project images up to 60 inches, with a viewable range of up to 125 inches. It projects at 16 ANSI lumens. Images are projected in a WVGA resolution at a 16:9 aspect ratio and a 100:1 contrast ratio. It features a 90 hinge and manual focus.The 30-pin dock lets you plug in and charge your iPad, iPod, or iPhone. There’s also a Mini-HDMI and AV ports for plugging in other media players and a VGA port for computers.AdChoices广告The Cinemin Slice is coming later this month and is available now for pre-order from WowWee. It’ll run you around $430. read more
The first performance benchmarks are coming in for Apple’s latest 11 and 13-inch MacBook Airs, and the results are impressive to say the least.Laptopmag ran a number of tests checking boot time, battery life, data transfer, and temperatures, but its the Geekbench results that demonstrate what updating to the latest components can really do to the performance of a machine.Geekbench is a set of tests aimed specifically at showing the performance of a processor and associated memory. Once the test is run a machine is awarded a Geekbench score. These tests were run on the 2010 model of the MacBook Air, and now have been re-run on the new 2011 model.Last year Primate Labs, the company behind Geekbench, posted the results of the MacBook Air 2010 model. The 13-inch model achieved a score of 3,003 while the 11-inch came in at 2,280. So how did the new model’s compare?The new 13-inch Air managed to push that score up to 5,860. While that’s an huge gain, it pales in comparison to the improvement the 11-inch model has seen. That 2010 score of 2,280 has been pushed up to 5,040.While just testing the CPU and memory raw performance isn’t giving us the whole picture, it certainly bodes very well for the user experience, especially when combined with an SSD removing the data transfer bottleneck standard hard drives bring.What this does point to is the fact that anyone picking up a MacBook Air for the first time is most likely going to be surprised by the speed of these tiny laptops. Just as significantly, anyone upgrading from last year’s Air will certainly notice the speed bump therefore reinforcing their decision to spend that $999+ purchasing one.As further proof how much the performance of the Airs has improved, check out Primate Labs’ Mac Benchmarks roundup. The 11-inch score takes it above the 15-inch MacBook Pro (Core i5 2.4GHz from early 2010). The 13-inch now sits above the 17-inch MacBook Pro (Core i7 2.8GHz from early 2010).Coupled with a 5-hour battery life it certainly looks as though Apple is setting a new benchmark for what’s possible in a tiny performance laptop.via Laptopmag and Electricpig read more
All metro stations in Athens, as well as some bus stops, will have wireless internet access by next year, the government and the Athens Urban Transport Organization (OASA) agreed on Monday. According to the plan, Wi-Fi will be installed in all the metro stations, at bus stops and at squares. Wireless internet access will also be available at Hellenic Railways Organization (OSE) stations. The program will begin at Panepistimio metro station in central Athens, where Wi-Fi will be set up within the next three months. The bus stop outside the station, which is located next to Athens University, will also have wireless internet. Authorities said the initiative would give passengers greater access to information and would be a useful tool of communication in case of emergency. Facebook Twitter: @NeosKosmos Instagram read more
Can we expect more rain this week or will the sun break through? Check our local weather coverage.In case you missed them, here are some of the top stories from the weekend:Bishop gets short reprieve; federal judge delays sentencing until MondaySAN DIEGO — Former Living Hope Church pastor John Bishop sat shocked at the defendant’s table as a judge late Friday afternoon ordered that his bail bond be revoked in his drug smuggling case and he be taken into federal custody. After spending the weekend in jail, he is now to learn his fate Monday morning.Bishop stood and turned to embrace his estranged wife, Michelle, giving her a quick kiss and whispering in her ear. As he was escorted out of the courtroom, he said “I love you.”Heavyset, with short gray hair, the 55-year-old former Vancouver pastor showed up on schedule Friday morning at a San Diego federal courthouse to hear his sentence, after attempting to smuggle nearly 300 pounds of marijuana into the United States from Mexico in December.Read more in series: Fall From GraceBomb squad investigates suspicious bag in Esther Short ParkA portion of Esther Short Park was closed Friday afternoon as bomb squad officers investigated a suspicious package in the downtown park. read more
Stories are posted on the APRN news page. You can subscribe to APRN’s newsfeeds via email, podcast and RSS. Follow us on Facebook at alaskapublic.org and on Twitter @aprnListen nowFrom Congress, a call to help fishermen caught in trade warLiz Ruskin, Alaska Public Media – Washington D.C.Democrats in the U.S. House are urging President Trump to give fisherman caught in the trade war with China the same benefits announced Tuesday for farmers.The Big Thaw: Fishermen in Kodiak cope with record low cod numbersAnnie Feidt, Alaska’s Energy Desk – AnchorageThe cod population in the Gulf of Alaska is at its lowest level on record. The culprit is a warm water mass called “the blob” that churned in the Pacific Ocean between 2013 and 2017.After further review, gasline corp still prefers Nikiski over Port MacCasey Grove, Alaska Public Media – AnchorageThe AGDC review says issues with Port MacKenzie include its greater tidal range, heavier buildup of ice and more potential for disturbing endangered Cook Inlet belugas.State officials weigh shift to more voting by mailAndrew Kitchenman, KTOO – JuneauAlong with considering a replacement, state officials are looking at a new election system in which many more voters would cast their votes by mail. But rural Alaskans don’t want a system that entirely relies on mail.Tender capsizes near Clark’s PointAvery Lill, KDLG – DillinghamThe United States Coast Guard recieved a report this morning: The F/V Pacific Knight, a 58-foot longliner operating as tender in Bristol Bay, capsized near Clark’s Point. One person is missing.Body of Togiak fisherman who fell overboard foundAvery Lill, KDLG – DillinghamThe body of a fisherman who fell overboard on Monday in Togiak Bay was found yesterday.Fire crews continue battle with Taixtsalda Hill fire, estimated at 4,700 acresDan Bross, KUAC – FairbanksHot, dry weather in the Interior is bringing wildfires to life. The Taixtsalda Hill Fire near Tok is estimated at 4,700 acres, after being started Monday by an unknown cause.As lands uplift, a wetland refuge in Juneau is losing groundElizabeth Jenkins, Alaska’s Energy Desk – JuneauThe land right outside Rue’s house is fairly new. And there’s a geologic explanation for why the view has changed so much since his kids were small.Summer camp promotes Alutiiq culture on Afognak IslandDaysha Eaton, KMXT – KodiakAfognak descendants are making sure a new generation has a connection to Alutiiq culture, language and the land where their ancestors lived — through a summer camp.Nome Nugget newspaper under new ownershipGabe Colombo, KNOM – NomeAs of last week, managing editor Diana Haecker and her husband, advertising manager Nils Hahn, now own the Nome-based newspaper. read more
NEW DELHI: Former President Pranab Mukherjee, late Bharatiya Jana Sangh leader Nanaji Deshmukh and late singer Bhupen Hazarika were conferred the Bharat Ratna, the country’s highest civilian award, on Thursday. President Ram Nath Kovind gave the award to Mukherjee, Hazarika’s son Tej and Vikramjeet Singh, a close relative of Deshmukh, at a function held at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here. Also Read – Subramanian Swamy cross-examined in National Herald case Advertise With Us Hazarika and Deshmukh were given the Bharat Ratna posthumously. Vice President M Venkaikah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, several Union Cabinet Ministers, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal were among those present at the function held at the imposing Durbar Hall. The Bharat Ratna has been conferred after a gap of four years. Also Read – War propaganda delays removal of internet restriction in Jammu and Kashmir Advertise With Us Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and founder of Banaras Hindu University Madan Mohan Malviya were given the award by the Narendra Modi government in 2015. Mukherjee, fondly known as ‘Pranab Da’, has been the fifth president to receive this award. He was the president between 2012 and 2017. Mukherjee (83), who was also known as the quintessential ‘Man Friday’ of the Congress, joins the elite club of former presidents Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, Rajendra Prasad, Zakir Hussain and V V Giri, who were also awarded the nation’s highest civilian honour. Advertise With Us Mukherjee became India’s youngest finance minister in 1982 at the age of 47. From 2004, he went on to head three crucial ministries — external affairs, defence and finance — and became the first occupant of the Rashtrapati Bhavan to have this distinction. Last year, Mukherjee had drawn flak from certain quarters for attending a Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) function in Nagpur. Deshmukh was associated with the RSS from 1928 till his death in Satna, Madhya Pradesh, in 2010 at the age of 94 and was known for starting a chain of RSS-inspired schools throughout India. He was one of the founder members of the Bharatiya Jan Sangh, which later evolved as Bharatiya Janata Party. He was considered to be one of the architects of the Jai Prakash Narayan’s movement against the Emergency in 1975 and among the key persons in the formation of the Janata Party government in 1977. Born in 1926, Hazarika was a playback singer, lyricist, musician, singer, poet and filmmaker from Assam. He was awarded Sangeet Natak Akademi Award (1987), Padma Shri (1977), Dada Saheb Phalke Award (1992), Padma Bhushan (2001) and Padma Vibhushan (2012-posthumously). Hazarika did his PhD from Columbia University in 1952. He died in 2011. The cultural icon also had a brush with politics and had unsuccessfully contested the Guwahati Lok Sabha seat on a BJP ticket in 2004. He was an Independent MLA in Assam during 1967-72. Hazarika gave music in acclaimed Bollywood movies Rudaali, Darmiyaan, Gaja Gamini, Daman and many Assamese hits, including the award winning film ‘Sameli Memsaab’. The government in January had announced its decision to confer the Bharat Ratna upon Mukherjee, Deshmukh and Hazarika. With these three recipients, 48 eminent people have been conferred the Bharat Ratna so far. read more
If you’re an avid player of online games, the banhammer has probably pounded you like a nail at some point throughout your illustrious loot-grinding, min-maxing career. Whether it was deserved or not, it’s difficult to reverse a ban. Developer of zombie MMO H1Z1, Daybreak Game Company, is giving players a second chance, but there’s a catch: cheaters have to publicly apologize on YouTube for their misdeeds, shaming themselves for all to see.After a wave of bans that hammered around 25,000 accounts, Daybreak Game Company president John Smedley tweeted that he received many apologies from players who admitted the error of their ways, but they were going about it all wrong.Dear Cheaters who got banned. Many of you are emailing me, apologizing and admitting it. Thank you. However.. You’re doing it wrong— John Smedley (@j_smedley) May 20, 2015If you want us to even consider your apology a public YouTube apology is necessary. No personal information please. Email me the link— John Smedley (@j_smedley) May 20, 2015It’s not good enough to apologize; no, you have to do it in front of the world. Admit to everyone that you’re a cheater, apologize for your villainy, and live the rest of your zombie MMO days in shame. Smedley says the apologies should be made to the players for ruining their fun — not to the developers for breaking the rules — and the videos should be set to public for anyone to view.So far, out of the 25,000 accounts banned, Smedley has cited five players as having made sufficient apologies and being rewarded with a reinstated account, one of which you can check out above. It sounds more like a drug user coming clean at a rehabilitation center.The developer won’t go through an onslaught of videos for the rest of the game’s life cycle — Smedley stated that the offer only extended to a certain few who fit within a frame of time, which has since closed. The point of the offer wasn’t to show that developers can be merciful — if anything, that would just encourage cheaters to cheat more because an apology could unban their account — but to raise awareness of cheating in online games. While that’s not exactly the world’s top priority, ruining people’s leisure time after a hard day of work isn’t exactly victimless either. read more
EU member state websites laden with third-party cookies by Martin Brinkmann on March 19, 2019 in Internet – 28 commentsA new report (PDF) reveals that the vast majority of EU member state websites are laden with third-party cookies that are not disclosed to visitors.Cookiebot, a service to make websites GDPR and EPR compliant, scanned more than 180,000 EU government web pages over the course of two days to analyze cookie behavior on these sites.It discovered that only three government websites out of of 28 did not contain any third-party tracking cookies. All in all, it discovered 112 different ad tracking companies on EU public sector websites.Government sites in Germany, the Netherlands and Spain did not contain commercial cookies. France, Latvia, Belgium and Greece sites had more than 15 cookies each during scans, with France taking the crown with 52 different ad trackers found on government web pages.The findings come as a surprise for two main reasons. First, because one would expect that official government websites follow regulations in regards to cookie usage and tracking to the letter, especially since they expect public sites to do so. Second, because these sites don’t depend on advertising revenue as they are publicly funded.Cookiebot analyzed public health service sites in six member states in the UK, Germany, France, Italy, Ireland, and Spain, as well and found a large number of ad trackers in most cases.The percentage of landing pages with ad trackers ranged from 73% in Ireland to 33% in Germany. A German public health service site loaded trackers by 63 different tracking companies alone.The company identified 112 different companies that tracked citizens from the EU that visited the analyzed government or public health service sites. Ten of these could not be identified as they masked their identity according to Cookiebot.Google dominates the tracking on government and public health sector sites. Three of the top five domains with government site trackers are owned by Google, and two of the top five domains with public health site trackers are owned by the company as well.Google tracks visits to 82% of the scanned government websites and 43% of the scanned Public Health sector sites.Top 5 trackers on EU government sites:YouTubeDoubleClickTwitterGoogleFacebookTop 5 trackers on Public Health Service landing pages:DoubleClickGoogleAdobeAppNexusMediamathWhy are these trackers on these sites?Third-party service plugins and embeds are the main way in which trackers landed on government and public health sector websites according to the report.Examples given include use of analytics software or share plugins, third-party media embeds, or use of third-party galleries or comment plugins.What can you do about it?One of the easier options is to block third-party cookies in your browser of choice. In Firefox, you can disable all third-party cookies, or configure Firefox to clear cookies on exit.Content blockers like uBlock Origin help as well as they block connections to many of these sites automatically and come with options to add undetected connections as well.Now You: What is your take on this?SummaryArticle NameEU member state websites laden with third-party cookiesDescriptionA new report (PDF) highlights that the vast majority of EU member state websites are laden with third-party cookies that are not disclosed to visitors.Author Martin BrinkmannPublisher Ghacks Technology NewsLogo Advertisement read more
BrainNet provides the first multi-person brain-to-brain interface which allows a nonthreatening direct collaboration between human brains. It can help small teams collaborate to solve a range of tasks using direct brain-to-brain communication. How does BrainNet operate? The noninvasive interface combines electroencephalography (EEG) to record brain signals and transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) to deliver the required information to the brain. For now, the interface allows three human subjects to collaborate, handle and solve a task using direct brain-to-brain communication. Two out of three human subjects are “Senders”. The senders’ brain signals are decoded using real-time EEG data analysis. This technique allows extracting decisions which are vital in communicating in order to solve the required challenges. Let’s take an example of a Tetris-like game–where you need quick decisions to decide whether to rotate a block or drop as it is in order to fill a line. The senders’ signals (decisions) are transmitted to the third subject human brain via the Internet, the “Receiver” in this case. The decisions are sent to the receiver brain via magnetic stimulation of the occipital cortex. The receiver can’t see the game screen to decide if the rotation of the block is required. The receiver integrates the decisions received and makes an informed call using an EEG interface regarding turning the position of the block or keeping it in the same position. The second round of the game allows the senders to validate the previous move and provide the necessary feedback to the receiver’s action. How did the results look? The group of researchers has implemented this technique for the Tetris game to evaluate the performance of BrainNet considering the following factors: Group-level performance during the game True/False positive rates of subject’s decisions Mutual information between subjects This was implemented among five groups of three human brain subjects to perform the Tetris task using BrainNet interface. The average accuracy result for the task was 0.813. Furthermore, they also tried varying the information reliability by injecting artificially generated noise into one of the senders’ signals. However, the receiver was able to classify which sender is more reliable based on the information transmitted to their brains. These positive results have open the gates and the possibilities of future brain-to-brain interfaces which holds the power of enabling cooperative problem solving by humans using a “social network” of connected brains. To know more, you can refer to the research paper. Read more Diffractive Deep Neural Network (D2NN): UCLA-developed AI device can identify objects at the speed of light Baidu announces ClariNet, a neural network for text-to-speech synthesis Optical training of Neural networks is making AI more efficient read more
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I can feel for and I understand what the family is going through, Prof. of Grand Forks, rose, all Jahai speakers tested agreed that the smell of cinnamon should be described as c?s pronounced "cheng-us" the same word they use for the smells of garlic onion coffee chocolate or coconut This suggests that Jahai are able to identify common odor properties in all of these foods suggesting a special perception ability compared with other cultures In contrast Majid says “English descriptions for odors were five times longer and nearly every participant came up with a completely different name There is little consensus on how to describe smells and people often give many conflicting and contradictory descriptions” What’s more she notes when English speakers described smells they often used the source of the smell in their description; a lemon for example smelled “lemony” The Jahai meanwhile had their own unique words for the smells The disparity may be due to importance of odors in the daily life of the Jahai says Douglas Medin a psychologist at Northwestern University in Evanston Illinois and an expert in cognition and learning in indigenous cultures In a dense rainforest trunks can look the same for example so it is not always possible to identify a tree just by its looks says Medin who was not involved in the work In addition after a heavy rain smells become more evident and you can easily identify a pile of monkey scat decomposing leaves or flowers nearby if you learn to identify the smells Alternatively having an agreed-upon way to describe a smell that could attract a tiger might save your life It’s also possible that the Jahai are built differently than the rest of us The genes that code for the olfactory receptors in our noses exhibit a great deal of variation not only between different human populations but also between people So it may be that the Jahai have evolved more of these receptors or a greater diversity of them than everyone else much like the Tsimane tribe from the Bolivian rainforest were shown to be more sensitive to smells than were Germans “We won’t be able to answer these questions until comparable studies are carried out on lots of other human cultures” says Nicholas Evans a psychologist and biologist specializing on the diversity of linguistic structures at Australian National University in Canberra “But this study has broken open the seal on the perfume bottle”In an emphatic endorsement of Karnataka’s ruling JD(S)-Congress coalition by the voters its candidates Tuesday won both the assembly constituencies and clinched victory in two of the three Lok Sabha seats in the bitterly fought by-polls held on Saturday officials said The byelections came as a major setback for the main opposition BJP ahead of the 2019 elections with the party losing the Bellary Lok Sabha seat considered a stronghold of the controversial mining barons—the Reddy brothers V S Ugrappa of the Congress established a lead of more than 214 lakh votes in Bellary over BJP’s J Shantha the sister of B Sriramulu a key aide of the Reddys and former MP from there The BJP was leading only in Shivamogga parliamentary seat the pocket borough of the Leader of the Opposition B S Yeyyurappa His son B Y Raghavendra has established a lead of more than 51000 votes over Madhu Bangarappa of the JD(S) Madhu is the son of former Congress chief minister the late S Bangarappa Here’s a quick tally of votes Constituency Party Candidate Votes Ramanagara JD(S) Anitha Kumaraswamy 125043 Bellary Congress VS Ugrappa 554139 Shimoga BJP BY Raghavendra 543306 Jamakhandi Congress Anand Nyamgouda 97017 Mandya JD(S) LR Shivarame Gowda 553374 Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy’s wife Anitha bagged the Ramanagara assembly seat by a spectacular margin of 109137 against her nearest rival BJP’s L Chandrashekar who had pulled out of the contest but still officially remains the party candidate Chandrashekhar who had joined the BJP ahead of the polls returned to Congress weeks later leaving the saffron party red-faced and the field open for a walkover for Anitha Kumaraswamy Ramanagara seat fell vacant after Kumaraswamy preferred to retain Chennapatna the other constituency from where he had won In Jamkhandi Congress candidate Anand Nyamgouda defeated BJP’s Srikant Kulkarni by a margin of 39480 votes riding a sympathy wave following his father and sitting MLA Siddu Nyamagouda’s death in a road accident With Tuesday’s victory the Congress-JD(S) alliance’s tally will go up to 120 seats in the 224 member assembly where the BJP has 104 MLAs In Mandya Lok Sabha constituency JD(S) candidate L Shivarame Gowda has established a lead of a staggering 324 lakh votes over BJP candidate Siddaramaiah a political green horn and a former civil servant Mandya is a stronghold of the Vokkaliga community to which JD(S) supremo and former prime minister H D Deve Gowda belongs Elated over the performance of the ruling alliance candidates jubilant Congress workers distributed sweets and broke coconuts at various places Karnataka Congress president Dinesh Gundu Rao claimed the results reflected the disenchantment of people with the BJP #JamakhandiBypolls Congress cadres celebrate win in Jamkhandi Congress candidate Anand Nyamegouda won with convincing margin He got 96968 votes against the BJP’s Srikanth Kulkarni at 58349#KarnatakaByElection2018 #LIVE https://tco/i23HPuu2HT pictwittercom/vSubDxQR0W — Firstpost (@firstpost) November 6 2018 "Look at the margins.it’s clear that people are fed up with the BJP This anti-people anti-farmer anti-women government at the Centre must go "All forces need to come together to take on the BJP BJP will be wiped out of Karnataka in 2019 (Lok Sabha polls) If it is wiped out in Karnataka it will be wiped out in the entire south India" he said "I congratulate Congress leaders in the state and at the Centre I also congratulate JDS state leaders and workers who worked towards this win" chief minister HD Kumaraswamy told the media on Tuesday "BJP calls JDS-Congress coalition ‘Apavitra Maitri’ today that contention has been nullified" These elections were the first step said the chief minister and added that JD(S) will work with Congress on all the 28 Lok Sabha "to win all of them" ".that is our goal This is not an empty boast just because we have won today This is the confidence of people in us This win is not making us arrogant" Kumaraswamy said Follow LIVE UPDATES on Karnataka by election results 2018 here Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) president Dinesh Gundu Rao has described the success in the by-elections as the success of coalition government "The by-elections were considered as important for the coalition government We have contested the by-elections in association with coalition partner BJP has struggled a lot to win in Shivamogga Our candidates have got elected from four constituencies — two Assembly seats and two Lok Sabha seats" says Dinesh Gundu Rao Karnataka is the only south Indian state where the BJP has been in power The by-elections for three Lok Sabha seats were necessitated after Yeddyurappa and Sriramulu of the BJP and C S Puttaraju of the JD(S) vacated Shivamogga Ballari and Mandya following their election to the assembly in May Bypolls to Jamkhandi seat was necessitated following the death of sitting Congress MLA Siddu Nyamagouda while Ramanagara fellvacant after Kumaraswamy gave it up Workers and supporters of the ruling alliance— JD-S and Congress— who contested the bye-elections together broke into celebrations across the party’s offices in Ramanagara and Jamkhandi district as well as in Bengaluru Around 66 percent of the 545 lakh electorate voted in the five bypolls on Saturday With inputs from agencies In a major setback to the Congress party the Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed the petition filed by Congress leader KK Mishra related to the infamous dumper scam against Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan as ‘withdrawn’ The apex court also observed orally that election should be fought outside the court and not in the courtroomFile photo of Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan PTI “The Supreme Court today dismissed the petition filed by KK Mishra as withdrawn The Madhya Pradesh High Court on 29 January had dismissed the review petition on theground that sanction from competent authority wasn’t obtained by the petitioner as it was against the CM (Shivraj Singh Chouhan) who’s a public servant The HC had also observed that a similar complaint was discussed earlier and after three years the petitioner (KK Mishra) again brought it Therefore the SC today didn’t want to intervene with the HC order” advocate Vanshaja Shukla who appeared before the Supreme Court along with senior advocate Mukul Rohatgi told Firstpost Rohatgi and Shukla represented Chouhan on Thursday during the hearing before the Supreme Court bench comprising Justices AK Sikri and Ashok Bhushan “Justice Sikri observed orally to senior Congress leader and senior advocate Kapil Sibal that election is round the corner and they (Congress party) should fight election outside the court and not in the courtroom It was not recorded but was in response to senior advocate Mukul Rohtagi’s plea that the said case is politically motivated” said advocate Shukla The alleged dumper scam against Chouhan is one of the major issues like the Vyapam scam that the Opposition Congress has been using as a weapon to attack the BJP government in Madhya Pradesh alleging corruption The dumper scam Bhopal-based Congress leader and a lawyer by profession Mishra had alleged that Chouhan after becoming the chief minister of Madhya Pradesh in November 2005 doled out favours to an industrial group — Jaypee Associates in Rewa He had moved court alleging that thechief minister misused his official position and rented out dumper trucks to the said group as quid pro quo for allocation of out-of-the-turn mining leases The complainant had also alleged that four dumpers worth Rs 2 crore were registered in the name of Chouhan’s wife Sadhna Singh An FIR was registered against Chouhan his wife an IAS officer and others in November 2007 regarding thepurchase of dumpers The Lokayukta had investigated the case and found that no offence was committed A closure report was filed by the Lokayukta police In January this year the Madhya Pradesh High Court dismissed a review petition filed by Mishra challenging Bhopal district court’s judgment (28 October 2017) that had dismissed his previous petition seeking reinvestigation into the alleged dumper scam The ground of dismissal of review petition was the absence of sanction in the case A sanction is required from a competent authority for theprosecution against a person holding public office (or a public servant) In the case of the chief minister the competent authority is the governor The alleged dumper scam snowballed into a major controversy in the state and Assembly proceedings were disrupted for days when the issue became public Congress’ stand The Opposition Congress in Madhya Pradesh that pursued the case for almost a decade is up in arms against Shivraj Singh government and wants to use it as a ‘major case of corruption’ during its upcoming Assembly election campaign Senior Congress leader and senior advocates Sibal Vivek Tankha and others represented Mishra at the Supreme Court “SC wasn’t inclined to hear the petition as the apex court sought a sanction from thecompetent authority in this case As the petition is against Madhya Pradesh chief minister a sanction is needed This only means more delay as they (Madhya Pradesh chief minister and others) have gained two months and by thentheAssembly election will take place But we’ll continue with our fight against this scam” senior advocate and Rajya Sabha member from Congress Tankha told Firstpost “I’m told that our senior leader Kapil Sibalji who’s also a senior advocate and representing this case along with Vivek Tankhaji and others withdrew the case on technical grounds It has not been rejected After discussion with our lawyers and leaders we may file a fresh petition afresh” said Mishra and doctors told her she was unlikely to ever walk again.
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