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first_imgEcobank Ghana Limited (EBG.gh) listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange under the Banking sector has released it’s 2017 interim results for the first quarter.For more information about Ecobank Ghana Limited (EBG.gh) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Ecobank Ghana Limited (EBG.gh) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Ecobank Ghana Limited (EBG.gh)  2017 interim results for the first quarter.Company ProfileEcobank Ghana Limited is a financial institution offering banking products and services for the consumer, commercial, corporate and investment sectors. The company provides banking solutions for government departments, financial institutions, multi-nationals, international organisations, small- and medium-sized enterprises and individuals. Ecobank Ghana Limited offers an extensive product offering; ranging from current and savings accounts to business accounts, term deposits, personal loans, mortgage loans, microfinance and business loans. Ecobank Ghana Limited also offers financial solutions for value-chain financing, short-term and mid-term finance and trade finance as well as investment banking, mergers and acquisitions, structure and project finance, capital market services, wealth and asset management, securities brokerage, custodial services and electronic banking services. Ecobank Ghana Limited is a subsidiary of Ecobank Transnational Incorporated. Its headquarters are in Acca, Ghana. Ecobank Ghana Limited is listed on the Ghana Stock Exchangelast_img read more

first_img TAGS: The Greatest Players LATEST RUGBY WORLD MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTION DEALS Major teams: Auckland, HarlequinsCountry: New Zealand
Test span: 1987-97New Zealand caps: 58 (54 starts)Test points: 89 (17T, 3DG) Strong and agile, Zinnie was a back-row like no other. “He had better kicking and handling skills than some fly-halves playing international rugby,” former England captain Will Carling wrote in 2007. “You align that with his strength and ability to read the game – he was unique.”He captained Auckland Blues to Super 12 titles in 1996 and 1997 and also played for New Zealand Maori.Brooke’s 1995 drop-goal proved to be no one-off, as he kicked another against South Africa in 1996 and his third and last in Test rugby versus Wales in November 1997. The 17 Test tries he scored was a world record for a forward when he won his last cap, against England at Twickenham in 1997.center_img How many forwards are best remembered for kicking a drop-goal? Not many, but the extraordinary kick Zinzan Brooke slotted from almost 50m out during New Zealand’s 1995 World Cup semi-final win over England left an indelible imprint on the memory of anyone who saw it.The three points helped New Zealand win 45-29 and stole just a little of the limelight from Jonah Lomu, who battered his way over for four tries that day.It was the 31st Test in Brooke’s 58-cap career and the dominant role the No 8 was playing in the All Blacks side at that stage disguises the stuttering start he made.The son of a farmer from the countryside just north of Auckland, Brooke first turned out for the All Blacks against Argentina in June 1987, but had to wait until July 1989 for his second cap as Buck Shelford was still first choice.By 1991 Brooke was firmly established in the New Zealand side and the following year he was joined by Robin, one of his four brothers, who won 62 caps. Brooke stayed on in London, playing for Harlequins in 39 Premiership and Heineken Cup games from 1998-2000 and coaching the club until 2002. He turned out for Coventry in 2002-03, then played for his new home-town club, Windsor, where the father of six is still a member and coaches youngsters including his son.For the latest Rugby World subscription offers, click here.last_img read more

first_img Projects Architects: STARSIS Area Area of this architecture project Layered House / STARSIS ArchDaily Area:  75 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Layered House / STARSISSave this projectSaveLayered House / STARSIS Collaborator:mr.ssamArchitect In Charge:Park HyunheeCity:Buyeo-gunCountry:South KoreaMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Hong SeokgyuRecommended ProductsWoodAccoyaAccoya® CanalsRenders / 3D AnimationEnscape3D Real-Time Rendering SoftwareWoodStructureCraftEngineering – Architectural & FreeformWoodHESS TIMBERTimber – GLT HybridText description provided by the architects. Layered house = Add it on original object.Gyuam-myeon used to be most active, important traffic hub before in Buyeo-gun long time ago. It was most popular place in Buyeo-gun in which the products from across the nation were actively interchange, before the bridge was built. Since the Baekje Great Bridge was built to connect Buyeo in 1968, visitors have declined gradually, and the traditional market and shopping districts were closed; this area became isolated. Now, the SEGAN Project (Urban Regeneration Project) will take place here, where is just as it was in the old days. First, SEGAN Project purchased buildings there were used to be modern commercial facilities; one of those buildings is a ‘blue roof house’ located in 8, Subuk-ro 41beon-gil. (As the roofing materials are layered in blue paint, it’s called as ‘the blue roof house.’)Save this picture!© Hong SeokgyuThere’s large vacant lot in front of ‘the blue roof house’, in which the traditional market was held to promote growth of town. The blue roof house used to be an old, humble restaurant where sold well-cooked meal and soups for visitors. As time went by, it’s transformed into a residential space. SEGAN and STARSIS’s first project will begin here, in this abandoned building.Save this picture!© Hong SeokgyuSave this picture!1st Floor PlanSave this picture!© Hong SeokgyuBuild a house on another house.As the old coat is taken off, ‘the blue roof house’ comes up with a new dress and is nicknamed ‘Layered house’ which means ‘Place a house on the top of house.’ The backyard garden in ‘Layered house’ will be used as a place to dry dyeing fabric and in the vacant lot in front of the house, the event will be held, which reminds of old marketplace. It’s desirable that ‘the layered house’ where awakens far back memories will spawn new culture and accumulate invaluable memories as the SEGAN continues to grow.Save this picture!© Hong SeokgyuProject gallerySee allShow lessRiverside Academy & Epigraphy Museum / Tanghua Architect & AssociatesSelected ProjectsIdeas Lab / X+LivingSelected Projects Share Construction: South Korea Photographs CopyHouses, Refurbishment•Buyeo-gun, South Korea “COPY” CopyAbout this officeSTARSISOfficeFollowProductsSteelConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesRefurbishmentBuyeo-gunSouth KoreaPublished on January 26, 2018Cite: “Layered House / STARSIS” 25 Jan 2018. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Browse the CatalogAluminium CompositesTechnowoodHow to Design a Façade with AluProfile Vertical ProfilesSynthetics / AsphaltMitrexSolar RoofMetal PanelsAurubisCopper Alloy: Nordic RoyalPlumbingSanifloGreywater Pump – Sanifast®SWH190WoodLunawoodInterior ThermowoodMembranesEffisusAVCL Systems for FacadesSinksCosentinoBathroom Collection – Silestone® WashbasinsDoorsStudcoPocket Door Trims – CavKitWoodStructureCraftEngineering – Architectural & FreeformMetal PanelsRHEINZINKPanel Surface Finish – prePATINA-LineHanging LampsEureka LightingSuspended Lights – BloomMetallicsBaileyFacade Systems- I-Line Snap-On Feature ChannelMore products »Save世界上最受欢迎的建筑网站现已推出你的母语版本!想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream Houses ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/887685/layered-house-starsis Clipboard Manufacturers: KCC, LIMAS, Real Zinc 2017 ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/887685/layered-house-starsis Clipboard Starsis Save this picture!© Hong Seokgyu+ 24Curated by Fernanda Castro Share Photographs:  Hong Seokgyu Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project “COPY” Year: last_img read more

first_imgManufacturers: Polypane Glasindustrie NV, The Safety Letterbox Company, Focus sb Interior Designer (The Transfer Floors): Save this picture!© Alex Upton, courtesy MLC+ 23Curated by Paula Pintos Share Lighting Designers: 2019 Stratford Skyscraper / SOMSave this projectSaveStratford Skyscraper / SOM ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/920335/the-stratford-hotel-and-lofts-som Clipboard Photographs Stratford Skyscraper / SOM Interior Designer (The Penthouse):Alex GorlinArchitects In Charge:SOMDeveloper:Harry Hendeslman, Manhattan Loft CorporationCity:LondonCountry:United KingdomMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Ed Reeve, courtesy MLCRecommended ProductsDoorsLonghiDoor – HeadlineDoorspanoramah!®ah! PivotWoodBruagBalcony BalustradesDoorsStudcoAccess Panels – AccessDorText description provided by the architects. Stratford Skyscraper offers a new residential paradigm by re-envisioning high-rise living and how London’s rich variety of residential typologies can be brought into a vertically stacked building, creating homes that are not only generous in the area but also in volume. The brief centered on people and how they interact with each other in high-rise living. The 248 residences are a combination of spacious loft-style apartments and boutique single-storey homes, topped by a dramatic three-bedroom penthouse and providing a total of 13 different apartment types. Save this picture!© Ed Reeve, courtesy MLCManhattan Loft Corporation Founder and CEO, Harry Handelsman is excited about the impact The Stratford Hotel and Lofts will have on London: “Picture the perfect 21st-century hotel, what do you see? Impeccable facilities, immaculate service, and a great location are all vital. But it needs that unique pulse those famous Manhattan hotels had, like the Carlyle, the Chelsea. A club, meeting place, hotel, and home that never treats you like you’re ordinary”.Save this picture!© Luke Hayes, courtesy MLCAs designers, the challenge was to design a vertical community that would work as a modern neighborhood – that would reflect the area’s diversity and, supporting this vital social dimension, would encourage easy conversation and new connections.  Working as an integrated group of architects and engineers, the design team shaped the tower’s innovative steel and concrete form to create impressive communal spaces that would provide a natural platform for interaction, while working from the inside-out to maximize views and natural light. Save this picture!© Oliver Douglas, courtesy MLCSave this picture!Save this picture!© Luke Hayes, courtesy MLCThe hotel occupies the lower six floors and is topped by the first of three dramatic roof gardens, which are carved from the building’s ‘stacked’ profile at levels 7, 25 and 36. Each garden has a unique character, from quiet pathways through wildflowers to a party area, with space for barbecues and a bar. The tower’s strong social dimension is established from the moment visitors set foot inside the building, with a triple-height entrance lobby that is shared by both hotel guests and apartment residents. The double cantilevers that define the gardens also articulate this ethos, and give the building a bold presence on the skyline, signaling the eastwards momentum of the capital’s creative heart.Save this picture!© Luke Hayes, courtesy MLCStratford Skyscraper is a double-cantilevered tower with a uniquely engineered concrete and steel frame that has allowed the incorporation of three spectacular sky gardens dramatically carved into the building’s profile. The building has an unusual tower-structure, in which a cantilevered post-tensioned concrete supports the majority of the floors and steel-framed perimeter truss system at level 10 and 28.Save this picture!© Rory Gardiner, courtesy MLCSave this picture!Save this picture!© Rory Gardiner, courtesy MLCThe Stratford promises to combine world-class hospitality, architecture, and art to encourage a new generation of long and short-term guests to make the East End their home from home. A long-stay hotel for the modern era that evokes the industry’s golden age. A more luxurious high-rise experience for residents, with double-height ceilings, a hotel-style concierge service, members’ club and a layout designed to foster a “vertical community”.Save this picture!© Rory Gardiner, courtesy MLCProject gallerySee allShow lessDom Dinis High School / bak gordon arquitectosSelected ProjectsOpen Call: Creative Competition for the development of “The Architectural and Urban …IdeasProject locationAddress:Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, United KingdomLocation to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Share Architects: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill Area Area of this architecture project Garden Landscapers: Interior Designer (The Penthouse Kitchens): Randle Siddeley Area:  39299 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project CopyApartments•London, United Kingdom “COPY” Contractors: Interior Designer (The Stratford): The Stratford Lofts: Bouygues UK, The Stratford: ISG Bouygues UK LSI Architects Seamless Projects Contractors Exterior: Photographs:  Alex Upton, courtesy MLC, Ed Reeve, courtesy MLC, Luke Hayes, courtesy MLC, Rory Gardiner, courtesy MLC, Oliver Douglas, courtesy MLC, Jake Curtis, courtesy MLC, Rich Stapleton, courtesy MLC Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project United Kingdom “COPY” Light IQ, Paul Nulty ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/920335/the-stratford-hotel-and-lofts-som Clipboard Space Copenhagen ArchDaily CopyAbout this officeSkidmore, Owings & MerrillOfficeFollow#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousingApartmentsLondonEnglandUnited KingdomPublished on July 03, 2019Cite: “Stratford Skyscraper / SOM” 03 Jul 2019. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Browse the CatalogFaucets / SinkshansgroheKitchen SinksGlass3MSun Control Window Film in MarkthalPartitionsSkyfoldIntegrating Operable Walls in a SpaceRetractable StructuresShadeFXRetractable Canopies in Beverly HillsPanels / Prefabricated AssembliesIsland Exterior FabricatorsSpecialty Facade SystemsWoodSculptformTimber Tongue and Groove CladdingSkylightsVELUX CommercialLonglight 5-30° – Modular SkylightsBars / Wire / MeshJakobWebnet – Sports NetSuspension SystemsMetawellAluminum Panels for Ceiling SailsMineral / Organic PaintsKEIMTiO2-free Mineral Paint – Soldalit®-ArteHanging LampsLuminisPendant Lights – HollowcoreHandicap BathroomAamsco Lighting, Inc.Mirror-Lux LED Illuminated MirrorMore products »Save想阅读文章的中文版本吗?伦敦Stratford酒店:酒店与社区生活的完美融合/ SOM是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! 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first_imgShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/959308/casita-house-the-ranch-mine Clipboard Projects 2021 Save this picture!© Roehner + Ryan+ 24Curated by Paula Pintos Share CasiTa House / The Ranch MineSave this projectSaveCasiTa House / The Ranch Mine “COPY” Photographs “COPY” Landscape Architecture CopyLandscape Architecture, Houses•Phoenix, United States Manufacturers: Kohler, International Window Company, Kitchen AidBuilder:Identity ConstructionLandscape Architect:The Green Room Landscape DesignCity:PhoenixCountry:United StatesMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Roehner + RyanRecommended ProductsSwitchesGIRAGira E2 – SwitchesSwitchesJUNGLight Switch – LS 990 in Les Couleurs®Enclosures / Double Skin FacadesIsland Exterior FabricatorsCurtain Wall Facade SystemsDoorsLonghiDoor – Headline“casiTa,” spelled with a capital T, derives its name from its ‘T’ shaped plan that features 2 symmetrical bedrooms that sandwich a kitchen/laundry/bathroom plumbing core adjacent to the open living space.  The 974 square foot home lives much larger than its footprint thanks in part to a 750 pound, 12 foot wide pivot door that opens up the living area with a simple push to a patio covered by a cantilevered roof, adding an additional 255 square feet of living space.Save this picture!© Roehner + RyanSave this picture!Floor PlanSave this picture!© Roehner + RyanThis large roof shades floor to ceiling glass on the South, North, and East elevations that further connect the interior to the landscape. The exterior features low maintenance materials such as board formed concrete, stucco, steel, and glass, with a stained plywood ceiling in a custom pattern.Save this picture!© Roehner + RyanBuilt as a guest house on an urban lot in the desert climate of Phoenix, Arizona, “casiTa” was designed to be adapted to a variety of climates with small modifications such as an indoor fireplace or customized to be used as a cabin to take in views and all that nature has to offer.Save this picture!© Roehner + RyanProject gallerySee allShow lessParalelas Villa / PLUGSelected ProjectsBluish House / Studio Colnaghi ArquiteturaSelected Projects Sharecenter_img Photographs:  Roehner + Ryan Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project ArchDaily ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/959308/casita-house-the-ranch-mine Clipboard United States Area:  974 ft² Year Completion year of this architecture project CasiTa House / The Ranch Mine Architects: The Ranch Mine Area Area of this architecture project Year:  CopyAbout this officeThe Ranch MineOfficeFollow#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsLandscape ArchitectureResidential ArchitectureHousesPhoenixOn FacebookUnited StatesPublished on April 02, 2021Cite: “CasiTa House / The Ranch Mine” 02 Apr 2021. ArchDaily. Accessed 10 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Browse the CatalogPanels / Prefabricated AssembliesTechnowoodGRP Siding Façade SystemGlassMitrexSolar GreenhouseMetal PanelsAurubisMill Finished Copper: Nordic StandardMetallicsHAVER & BOECKERArchitectural Wire Mesh – MULTI-BARRETTE 8130Enclosures / Double Skin FacadesIsland Exterior FabricatorsCurtain Wall Facade SystemsSealantsEffisusGutter Repair – TiteGutter3Aluminium CompositesSculptformAluminium Click-on BattensTiles / Mosaic / GresiteMargresPorcelain Tiles – Linea PrestigeMetallicsRHEINZINKZinc Roof Systems – Click Roll CapsTiles / Mosaic / GresiteTerrealTerracotta Cladding TileDoorsECLISSESliding Pocket Door – ECLISSE UnilateralWindowsJoskoWindows and Sliding Doors – ONE SeriesMore products »Save世界上最受欢迎的建筑网站现已推出你的母语版本!想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my streamlast_img read more

first_img  26 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis The final speaker will be John Tate of Tate Technology who will address ‘The top technologies for the next decade for the not for profit sector.’The seminar will start at 3.30pm with teas, coffees “and some really tastycakes and biscuits” and finish around 6pm.The Forum is an opportunity both to network as well as listen to the individual speakers. The event takes place in the Gallery at 70-77 Cowcross St (through the archopposite the bright yellow Snappy Snaps) near Farringdon tube. There is no charge to attend the seminar. At the end of the three talks there will bean opportunity for an open discussion that anybody wants to talk about.Contact Joe Saxton if you would like to attend. Howard Lake | 5 October 2004 | News AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Free IT and Internet seminar on 11 Octobercenter_img About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Tagged with: Digital Recruitment / people Technology The next free IT and Internet seminar for voluntary and community organisations will be held on October 11 2004 in London, and will feature IT resource hub CITRA, trends in charities’ use of the Internet, and key future technologies for the sector.The meeting will begin with William Hoyle, new CEO of Charity Technology Trust, introducing CITRA, a new IT resource for charities. CITRA is an alliance of a number of sector bodies who are launching a new Web site with a range of resources, ideas and information. William will outline how it will help charities and how they can get involved.Joe Saxton of research unit nfpSynergy will then speak on the Virtual Promise research project. He will explain charities’ use of the Internet has changed over thelast four years. Advertisementlast_img read more

first_imgNews October 9, 2020 Find out more October 28, 2020 Find out more News Related documents Blood Diamonds:corruption and torture in AngolaZIP – 722.79 KBDiamantes de Sangue Corrupção e Tortura em AngolaZIP – 722.57 KB to go further February 17, 2021 Find out more AngolaAfrica Receive email alerts Follow the news on Angola June 3, 2015 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Censored book about corruption in Angola now available on RSF site News News Angolan police unleash dog on reporter covering protest Organisation RSF_en Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is facilitating access to “Blood Diamonds: Corruption and Torture in Angola,” the book by Angolan journalist Rafael Marques de Morais that is censored in his country.Ever since its publication in 2011, Marques has been hounded by army generals involved in the mining industry because it exposes human rights abuses in Angola’s diamond mines, documenting 500 cases of torture and 100 arbitrary executions. Made available in PDF versions by its publisher, the book can now be downloaded in English and Portuguese from the RSF website.“Making this book available shows that censorship is never a solution,” said Cléa Kahn-Sriber, the head of the Reporters Without Borders Africa desk. “By trying to suppress this information, Angola’s generals have in fact raised its profile and increased the visibility of Marques’ work in the media.”Despite reaching an agreement with the authorities on 21 May under which all charges would be dropped, Marques was given a suspended six-month jail sentence a week later and was ordered to withdraw the book from circulation.For more information about freedom of information in Angola and the Marques case, click here.Angola is ranked 123rd out of 180 countries in the 2015 Reporters Without Borderspress freedom index. Crackdown on reporters covering Luanda demonstration Cyber-attacks against Angolan news site and reporter AngolaAfrica Help by sharing this information last_img read more

first_img Bangladeshi reporter fatally shot by ruling party activists Follow the news on Bangladesh BangladeshAsia – Pacific to go further RSF calls for the release of Bangladeshi journalist Rozina Islam, unfairly accused of espionage News News May 13, 2015 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Another blogger murdered in Bangladesh, third in three months May 19, 2021 Find out more Organisation Help by sharing this information center_img News RSF_en Reporters Without Borders condemns yesterday’s brutal murder of Ananta Bijoy Das, the third blogger to be killed in Bangladesh since February because of what he wrote. All three criticized religious fundamentalism, defended freedom of expression and thought, and preached toleration.Aged 33, Das was hacked to death in broad daylight on a street in the northeastern city of Sylhet by four masked men with machetes.A staunch defender of secularism, Das wrote for Mukto-Mona (Free Thought), a website created by Avijit Roy, a US blogger of Bangladeshi origin who was himself murdered during a visit to Dhaka on 26 February. Das also wrote for the quarterly Jukti (Logic) and headed the Council for Science and Reason.He had been getting threats from Islamist extremists for months in connection with his blog posts. Sylhet’s police chief said the police are investigating the radical group Ansar Al-Islam’s claim on Twitter that Das was killed by Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS).“We condemn this third barbaric murder of a secular blogger in three months in Bangladesh and we fear the possibility of more attacks of this kind,” Reporters Without Borders programme director Lucie Morillon said. “What are the authorities waiting for to find and punish those responsible? Freedom of information and thought seems exposed to a growing danger. It is vital to protect Bangladesh’s free-thinkers and not yield to impunity.”The other blogger to be killed in the past three months was Washiqur Rahman, who was hacked to death in Dhaka on 30 March. According to several sources, both Das and Roy were on hit-lists of atheist bloggers compiled by Islamist militants.Bangladesh is ranked 146th out of 180 countries in the 2015 Reporters Without Borders press freedom index. News February 26, 2021 Find out more Bangladeshi writer and blogger dies in detention February 22, 2021 Find out more BangladeshAsia – Pacific Receive email alertslast_img read more

first_img RSF_en January 22, 2009 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Four journalists threatened and expelled from Nakhchivan for trying to investigate disappearance of mother and son Reporters Without Borders deplores the fact that four journalists – Malahat Nasibova of the news agency Turan, Hakimeldostu Mehdiyev, Mahman Mehdiyev and Elman Abbasov of the Institute for Reporter Freedom and Safety (IRFS) – were prevented from working on 16 January in Nakhchivan, an autonomous region that is separated from the rest of Azerbaijan by a strip of Armenian territory.They were threatened and then expelled from Nakhchivan after trying to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a mother and her son two weeks ago in the town of Sadarak, in the northwest of the region.“The way these four journalists were mistreated and threatened is unacceptable,” Reporters Without Borders said. “They were prevented from doing their job for no valid reason. The Azerbaijani authorities are clearly determined not just to obstruct but also to crush press freedom. We appeal to the government to allow independent news media the freedom to choose the stories they cover.”The four reporters went Sadarak to look into the disappearance of Khanymzer Huseynova and her son Elvyn. As they approached the Huseynov family home, they were insulted by men in civilian dress and were told they needed a “permit” to visit the province. One of the journalists, Hakimeldostu Mehdiyev, was threatened with physical violence. They were then put on a bus and expelled from the province.The journalists think the men in civilian dress were officials as they all wore badges with the photo of former President Heydar Aliyev, the father of Ilham Aliyev, who succeeded him as president in 2003.Elvyn Huseynov was one of seven young people who were arrested on 24 December for allegedly trying to disconnect the lights of a New Year’s tree in Sadarak. The parents initially filed a complaint against the arresting police officers, but they all later retracted, with the exception of Elvyn’s parents, who were themselves then arrested. Elvyn’s father was subsequently placed in a psychiatric hospital but Elvyn and his mother have been missing since 8 January. Follow the news on Azerbaijan AzerbaijanEurope – Central Asia June 8, 2021 Find out more News Receive email alerts News Help by sharing this information June 4, 2021 Find out morecenter_img News Russian peacekeepers deny foreign reporters access to Nagorno-Karabakh “We’ll hold Ilham Aliyev personally responsible if anything happens to this blogger in France” RSF says to go further AzerbaijanEurope – Central Asia RSF calls for a fully transparent investigation after mine kills two journalists in Azerbaijan News Organisation April 9, 2021 Find out morelast_img read more

first_imglatest #1 Stage and Film Actor John Kerr Passes Away at 81 From STAFF REPORTS Published on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 | 11:19 am faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes 3 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Business News Top of the News Stage and film actor John Kerr, best known for his role as a district attorney on TV’s “Peyton Place” in the mid-1960s, died Feb. 2 of heart failure at Huntington Hospital. He was 81.Ironically, after leaving the soap opera, Kerr later became a lawyer specializing in personal injury law.He was also known for playing sensitive prep school student who is bullied for being a suspected homosexual in Elia Kazan’s 1953 Broadway production of “Tea and Sympathy,” earning a Tony Award, the Associated Press reported.Kerr went on to reprise the role in a 1956 film version.While working in television on Peyton Place, the Harvard graduate enrolled in law school at the University of California, Los Angeles. He graduated in 1969 and had a private practice until retiring in 2000, US magazine reported.Kerr is survived by his wife, Barbara Chu, stepchildren Sharon and Chris Chu, daughters Rebecca Kerr, Jocelyn Kerr-Thantrakul and son Michael Kerr from his first marriage, and seven grandchildren. Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena More Cool Stuff Herbeauty9 Hollywood Divas Who Fell In Love With WomenHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Vietnamese Stunners That Will Take Your Breath AwayHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty6 Strong Female TV Characters Who Deserve To Have A SpinoffHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyShort On Time? 10-Minute Workouts Are Just What You NeedHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty8 Yoga Poses To Overcome Stress And AnxietyHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyNutritional Strategies To Ease AnxietyHerbeautyHerbeauty Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m.center_img First Heatwave Expected Next Week Make a comment Community News Subscribe EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Community News Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy last_img read more