One of Mars’s most prominent features is a volcanic province known as the Tharsis bulge, a near-circular, 2000-kilometer-wide hump (center, depicted in shades of red and brown) near the planet’s equator that is 10 km high in places. Volcanism there is likely fueled by a plume of hot material welling up from deep within the planet. Problem is, computer simulations and lab studies suggest that such a plume wouldn’t develop where the bulge is now—that is, along the relatively sharp boundary between Mars’s thinner crust of the northern hemisphere and the much thicker crust beneath the southern highlands. Using measurements of the planet’s gravitational field and elevations (ranging from low [blue] to high [white]) taken from orbit, researchers have identified a swath of thicker-than-normal crust that may mark the slow but steady migration of the volcano-fueling hot spot from the planet’s south pole (bottom), they will report in a forthcoming Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets. Previous studies have noted a lower-than-normal number of craters along that swath—a hint that volcanism may have smothered ancient pockmarks in that region—but the new findings bolster the notion that the hot spot migrated from where studies suggest it should have formed in the first place. Interestingly, the team notes, the overall pattern of terrain in that region of Mars is similar to that in the western United States, where the higher-than-normal topography of Idaho’s Snake River betrays the presumed path of the hot spot that drove past volcanism, as well as current geothermal activity, in and around Yellowstone National Park.See more ScienceShots.Sign up for our daily newsletterGet more great content like this delivered right to you!Country *AfghanistanAland IslandsAlbaniaAlgeriaAndorraAngolaAnguillaAntarcticaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaArubaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBeninBermudaBhutanBolivia, Plurinational State ofBonaire, Sint Eustatius and SabaBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBouvet IslandBrazilBritish Indian Ocean TerritoryBrunei DarussalamBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanadaCape VerdeCayman IslandsCentral African RepublicChadChileChinaChristmas IslandCocos (Keeling) IslandsColombiaComorosCongoCongo, The Democratic Republic of theCook IslandsCosta RicaCote D’IvoireCroatiaCubaCuraçaoCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkDjiboutiDominicaDominican RepublicEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEquatorial GuineaEritreaEstoniaEthiopiaFalkland Islands (Malvinas)Faroe IslandsFijiFinlandFranceFrench GuianaFrench PolynesiaFrench Southern TerritoriesGabonGambiaGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGibraltarGreeceGreenlandGrenadaGuadeloupeGuatemalaGuernseyGuineaGuinea-BissauGuyanaHaitiHeard Island and Mcdonald IslandsHoly See (Vatican City State)HondurasHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIran, Islamic Republic ofIraqIrelandIsle of ManIsraelItalyJamaicaJapanJerseyJordanKazakhstanKenyaKiribatiKorea, Democratic People’s Republic ofKorea, Republic ofKuwaitKyrgyzstanLao People’s Democratic RepublicLatviaLebanonLesothoLiberiaLibyan Arab JamahiriyaLiechtensteinLithuaniaLuxembourgMacaoMacedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic ofMadagascarMalawiMalaysiaMaldivesMaliMaltaMartiniqueMauritaniaMauritiusMayotteMexicoMoldova, Republic ofMonacoMongoliaMontenegroMontserratMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmarNamibiaNauruNepalNetherlandsNew CaledoniaNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNiueNorfolk IslandNorwayOmanPakistanPalestinianPanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPitcairnPolandPortugalQatarReunionRomaniaRussian FederationRWANDASaint Barthélemy Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da CunhaSaint Kitts and NevisSaint LuciaSaint Martin (French part)Saint Pierre and MiquelonSaint Vincent and the GrenadinesSamoaSan MarinoSao Tome and PrincipeSaudi ArabiaSenegalSerbiaSeychellesSierra LeoneSingaporeSint Maarten (Dutch part)SlovakiaSloveniaSolomon IslandsSomaliaSouth AfricaSouth Georgia and the South Sandwich IslandsSouth SudanSpainSri LankaSudanSurinameSvalbard and Jan MayenSwazilandSwedenSwitzerlandSyrian Arab RepublicTaiwanTajikistanTanzania, United Republic ofThailandTimor-LesteTogoTokelauTongaTrinidad and TobagoTunisiaTurkeyTurkmenistanTurks and Caicos IslandsTuvaluUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesUruguayUzbekistanVanuatuVenezuela, Bolivarian Republic ofVietnamVirgin Islands, BritishWallis and FutunaWestern SaharaYemenZambiaZimbabweI also wish to receive emails from AAAS/Science and Science advertisers, including information on products, services and special offers which may include but are not limited to news, careers information & upcoming events.Required fields are included by an asterisk(*)
David Warner’s 90 off 59 balls helped Sunrisers Hyderabad thrash MumbaiIndians by 7 wickets to register their maiden win in Indian PremierLeague 2016. (Scorecard)Here are the highlights:Sunrisers Hyderabad innings:Quotes!Rohit Sharma: When you have that kind of a score, you can only hope for the bowlers to come out and do the job. But you cannot always expect that from the bowlers. We have got a lot of experience in the squad. But the batsmen are not able to get a big score. We have spoken how one batsman needs to bat through and get big runs. We did not score enough runs in all the three games that we lost. The only game we won, we chased 180-plus and one of the batsmen batted through the innings. I do not want to press the panic button as it is too early. We have been in same situation in the last couple of years. Southee was superb, he swung the ball and got us early wickets. But again 140 was not enough. 23.15 IST: SIX! Slapped away! Tad short on off from McClenaghan and Warner jumps a bit to reach theball and hammers it over long off for a biggie. Hyderabad win! Warner hits 90 off 59 as SRH (145/3) beat MI (142/6) by 7 wickets to register 1st win in IPL 2016. 23.09 IST: SIX! That’s a biggie from Warner. He is in a hurry to finish things off. Bumrah misses the yorker and Warner smashes him over long-on. SRH 128/3 in 16.1 overs. 23.06 IST: Deepak Hooda hits consecutive boundaries off Hardik Pandya to take Sunrisers Hyderabad to first win of this season. SRH 122/3 in 16 overs, need 21 off 24 balls advertisement23.00 IST: Amazing night for Tim Southee, takes 3 for 24 in 4 overs. SRH 108/3 in 15 overs 22.56 IST: OUT! What an incredible catch from Hardik Pandya to end Eoin Morgan’s stay at 11. MI needed this wicket desperately. SRH 100/3 in 14.3 overs That was the 25th IPL fifty for David Warner. SRH are 91/2 in 13 overs. 22.47 IST: That’s the fifty for David Warner. It has been a responsible knock from the skipper. He needs to stay there till the end for SRH. SRH 86/2 in 13.1 overs 22.45 IST: Productive over for SRH. Harbhajan leaks 13 runs in the final over of his spell. The team from the South are moving along nicely. SRH 83/2 in 12 overs A wicket and four runs for Southee in the 11th over. He shows why he can be dangerous in any condition. Did Williamson miss a trick by not using his premier pacers during the ICC World Twenty20? Eoin Morgan is the new man in.. 22.38 IST: OUT! Southee does it again. A beautiful outswinger to remove a well-set Henriques. It’s the end of a 62-run stand between the two Australian batsmen. SRH 66/2 in 10.1 overs.22.32 IST: Seven runs from Hardik Pandya’s over. Warner and Henriques are looking settled now. Mumbai badly need a wicket here. SRH 56/1 in 9 overs. Fifty up for SRH. Warner helps SRH get there with a boundary. SRH 54/1 in 8.2 overs. 22.28 IST: Good over for SRH. Moises Henriques gets a couple of boundaries off Harbhajan Singh. SRH 49/1 in 8 overs. 22.25 IST: Another good from Bumrah. Sunrisers are not getting enough boundaries. Warner and Henriques are finding it tough to get the boundaries. SRH 37/1 in 7 overs. 22.18 IST: Superb first over from Harbhajan, gives away just 4 runs. Boundaries have dried up for the hosts. SRH 33/1 in 6 overs 22.15 IST: Mumbai Indians’ bowlers are keeping it tight in the middle. Bumrah gives away just 4 runs. SRH – 29/1 in 5 overs 22.10 IST: Superb over from McClenaghan. The Kiwi gives away just 3 runs. SRH 25/1 in 4 overs 22.03 IST: Warner is taking the attack to the MI bowlers. Another good over for SRH, 8 off it. They are 22/1 in 3 overs 22.00 IST: Good comeback from the SRH batsmen! Warner hits McClenaghan for a Six and four to get 10 from the over. SRH 14/1 in 2 overs21.57 IST: OUT! Great start for MI. Southee castles Dhawan for 2. Southee bowls full on middle and leg, Dhawan misses the line completely and the ball breaks the stumps. Mumbai gets an early breakthrough. SRH 4/1 in 1 over. 21.50 IST: Here we begin with the Sunrisers Hyderabad chase. Warner and Dhawan are out in the middle while Tim Southee starts for Mumbai Indians. Mumbai Indians innings: 21.37 IST: That’s it! Brilliant death-bowling helps Sunrisers Hyderabad restrict Mumbai Indians to 142/6 in 20 overs. Krunal Pandya falls short of his maiden half-century by a run. 21.29 IST: OUT! Bowled! Mustafizur does it once again with a deadly yorker. Castles Hardik Pandya for 2. Mumbai Indians losing the plot in the end. MI 136/618.5 overs21.25 IST: Sran completes another excellent over, grabs his best IPL figures – 3/28. MI 130/5 in 18 overs advertisement21.20 IST: OUT! Sran removes Rayudu for 54 to snap 63-run stand. Crucial wicket for Sunrisers at a crucial juncture. Sran takes his third as MI 123/5 in 17.1 overs 21.19 IST: Mustafizur keeps it tight once again, gives away just 5 runs. MI 123/4 in 17 overs 21.09 IST: Fifty for Ambati Rayudu in 43 balls. What a milestone to achieve in his 100th IPL match. Great effort from the youngster. 21.06 IST: Misfields on part of Sunrisers fielders gift runs to Mumbai Indians – two boundaries in this over. Mustafizur was unlucky. MI 111/4 in 15 overs 21.02 IST: SIX! Whoa! Three in three for Pandya. This time it’s over long-off. Massive over for Mumbai Indians… just what they were looking for. Bipul Sharma gives away 26 and MI 98/4 in 14 overs 21.01 IST: SIX! Back-to-back from Pandya! Once again he gets down and dispatches Bipul over deep mid-wicket.21.00 IST: SIX! Krunal Pandya joins the bandwagon, clobbers Bipul to deep mid-wicket. 20.59 IST: SIX! Rayudu hits Bipul Sharma over long on, moves to the 40s with this maximum. Much needed for Mumbai Indians. 20.57 IST: Moises Henriques completes tidy but wicket less spell, gave away 23 runs in 4 overs. Mumbai Indians 72/4 in 13 overs 20.48 IST: OUT! Another one falls for Mumbai Indians. This time it is Jos Buttler, who edged a catch to wicket-keeper Naman Ojha, at 11. Mumbai Indians slump further – 61/4 in 11.4 overs 20.40 IST: With Jos Buttler and Rayudu at the crease, Mumbai Indians will look to accelerate the run-rate. MI 54/3 in 9 overs 20.32 IST: OUT! Big wicket! Mumbai Indians lose Rohit Sharma. The captain has run himself out, he falls for 5. More trouble for Mumbai. MI 43/3 in 7.1 overs 20.28 IST: Another good over for Mumbai Indians as Bangladesh pacer Mustafizur Rahman gives away 9 runs off his first over. MI 40/2 in 6 overs 20.23 IST: SIX! First maximum of the Mumbai Indians innings. A juicy full toss from Henriques and Ambati Rayudu danced down the track to send it over mid-wicket. MI 31/2 in 5 overs 20.19 IST: WICKET! After being hit for a couple of fours earlier in the over, Bradinder Sran exacts revenge as he clean bowls Parthiv Patel for 10. MI 23/2 in 4 overs20.09 IST: So, there has been a change in the batting line-up for Mumbai Indians. After three flop shows with the bat at No.3, Hardik Pandya has been demoted and they have promoted a more reliable Ambati Rayudu. MI 10/1 in 2 overs20.03 IST: WICKET! Bhuvneshwar Kumar draws first blood and Martin Guptill fails to score big on his IPL debut. Length ball on off, Guptill looks to defend but gets an outside edge and Naman Ojha takes an easy catch to dismiss Guptill. MI 2/1 in 0.4 over19.50 IST: Quotes!Rohit Sharma: Looks a good track, there is a bit of grass which will hold it. The game has not gone the way we wanted to (the last game). We have got guys to do it. We have got Guptill in place of Pollard who has got food poisoning. He has been in good form of late.David Warner: We are going to have a bowl. Obviously, yesterday there was a bit of rain, bit of fresh new grass as well. We have got Bipul Sharma in place of Karn Sharma.advertisement19.45 IST: Playing XIs!Sunrisers Hyderabad: David Warner, Shikhar Dhawan, Moises Henriques, Eoin Morgan, Deepak Hooda, Naman Ojha, Ashish Reddy, Bipul Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mustafizur Rahman, Barinder SranMumbai Indians: Martin Guptill, Parthiv Patel, Rohit Sharma, Jos Buttler, Hardik Pandya, Ambati Rayudu, Harbhajan Singh, Krunal Pandya, Tim Southee, Mitchell McClenaghan, Jasprit Bumrah19.30 IST: Toss! Sunrisers Hyderabad opt to bowl against Mumbai Indians. Kieron Pollard makes way for Martin Guptill. The New Zealand star will make his IPL debut tonight. 19.10 IST: David Warner and Eoin Morgan have scored 144 of Sunrisers Hyderabad’s 324 runs this season. The other batsmen have so far failed to deliver. 18:57 IST: We are 30 minutes away from the toss. Check out some of the pictures from Sunrisers training session. Training makes the good, better. We’re training hard ahead of today’s game. Get ready to cheer the #OrangeArmy pic.twitter.com/3fWaL6VKey SunRisers Hyderabad (@SunRisers) April 18, 201618.50 IST: The last time the two teams met in Hyderabad in the 2015 season, Mumbai Indians thrashed Sunrisers Hyderabad by 9 wickets. 18.30 IST: We are almost an hour away from the toss in Hyderabad. Both Sunrisers Hyderabad and Mumbai Indians, who are in the wrong half of the IPL points table, will look to bounce back and get their campaigns back on track. Stay tuned for all the updates.Preview: Hyderabad suffered a terrible start to their campaign with big losses against Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders. The SRH bowling has been poor so far, suffering a hammering at the hands of Bangalore’s Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers in their first match and were blown away by Kolkata skipper Gautam Gambhir in their second game.The batting has not been exceptional either. Shikhar Dhawan has carried his long run of poor form into the IPL which has put his opening partner David Warner under extra pressure. (Full IPL 2016 coverage)In the middle-order, Moises Henriques and Deepak Hooda have struggled to get going. Apart from Warner, Eoin Morgan is the only other SRH batsman who is in good form, although Naman Ojha has shown some promise lower down the order.Mumbai have also struggled to get going, losing two of their three matches. Their batting has been below par. Hardik Pandya has been a flop show in the number three slot while Rohit Sharma and Parthiv Patel have been promising but inconsistent. (Read More)Squads:Sunrisers Hyderabad: David Warner, Shikhar Dhawan, Moises Henriques, Eoin Morgan, Deepak Hooda, Naman Ojha, Ashish Reddy, Karn Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mustafizur Rahman, Barinder Sran, Abhimanyu Mithun, Siddarth Kaul, Ben Cutting, Kane Williamson, Trent Boult, Aditya Tare, Tirumalsetti Suman, Bipul Sharma, Vijay Shankar, Ricky Bhui, Yuvraj Singh, Ashish NehraMumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma, Parthiv Patel, Jos Buttler, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard, Ambati Rayudu, Harbhajan Singh, Krunal Pandya, Tim Southee, Mitchell McClenaghan, Jasprit Bumrah, Corey Anderson, Akshay Wakhare, Shreyas Gopal, Vinay Kumar, Marchant de Lange, Siddhesh Lad, Unmukt Chand, Suchith, Nitish Rana, Jitesh Sharma, Deepak Punia, Nathu Singh, Kishore Kamath, Martin Guptill
Kung Fu, an ancient sport popular in China, has a very long history. Tiger Shroff’s recent comment about Kung Fu originating in India has left Jackie Chan stunned. The Miracles actor, who is in India shooting for his next Kung Fu Yoga in Jaipur, was shocked to hear such claims about Kung Fu.ALSO READ: Tiger Shroff is flooded with thank you messages from Kung Fu trainers. Here’s whyALSO READ: Tiger and Shraddha didn’t want to waste water for their rain song. So they did this”This comment of his, on Kung Fu having its origins in India, has not only shocked the martial arts maestro Jackie Chan, but it has also made him extremely curious about the subject, since Kung Fu has been an extremely important part of his career,” reveals an industry insider, on condition of anonimity.Reportedly, Jackie Chan wants to meet Tiger on the basis of his comment and has also asked his crew members to do some research and find the correct fact. Not just Jackie Chan, but the people of China have also started writing to the makers of Baaghi, on their respective social media platforms raising several questions against the actor’s statement.In an earlier interview, “Kung fu is the most ancient of all martial arts and is the art of fighting without weapons. The art of fighting without fighting as I like to say! There are conflicting opinions on whether it actually originated from the teachings of an Indian Buddhist monk, Bodhidarma, who arrived in China from India in the 6th century or not. One thing is for certain and that is, he most definitely brought a form of martial arts with him, most likely Kalaripayattu, and transformed the newly formed Shaolin temple and the Buddhist monks settled there into dedicating themselves to Kung Fu and becoming a warrior elite whose fame spread throughout China and then all over the world.”advertisementDirecter Sabbir Khan also said, “We have received several questions on this matter, its but natural for this entire debate to arise as from centuries Kung Fu has been established as a form of martial arts which was born in China”The origin of this incredible martial art is often subject to many debates especially by scholars studying the Indian arts who claim that it is a direct descendant of the South Indian martial art Kalaripayattu. Parellely, other reports claim that martial arts were established in China centuries before the arrival of Bodhidharma or the construction of the Shaolin temple.Tiger Shroff underwent extensive training for Kalaripayattu for his upcoming film Baaghi. Directed by Sabbir, the film also stars Shradhha Kapoor in the lead role. Baaghi is slated to release on April 29 this year.
The Philippines Under-22 side missed out on the semifinals of the Copa Paulino Alcantara, after settling for a 2-2 stalemate with Mendiola FC on a rainy Wednesday night at Biñan Football Stadium.Using the tournament as part of their buildup for the Southeast Asian Games late this month, the young Azkals looked sharp and incisive at the start with Chima Uzoka firing two goals early, but their defensive frailties were exposed by Mendiola, which went on to secure the second semifinal spot in the group behind Ceres-Negros.ADVERTISEMENT Ethel Booba on SEA Games cauldron: ‘Sulit kung corrupt ang panggatong’ Drilon apologizes to BCDA’s Dizon over false claim on designer of P50-M ‘kaldero’ Despair and loathing in Las Vegas The Young Azkals, who are still waiting for the arrival of several foreign-based recruits as well as the two overaged players allowed for the SEA Games, tallied four points on a win, a draw and a loss.“I think we saw a lot of the potential of the team that we have in the SEA Games,” manager Dan Palami said. “The priority now is to work on those weaknesses for the SEA Games. The last two games saw the team take the lead only to concede in the second half so that’s a concern for the coaching staff.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGreatest ever?SPORTSFormer PBA import Anthony Grundy passes away at 40SPORTSSan Miguel suspends Santos, Nabong, Tubid indefinitely after ‘tussle’ in practiceCeres-Negros reached the semifinals after routing Green Archers United, 4-0. What’s behind the display of Chinese flag in Boracay? Duterte calls himself, Go, Cayetano ‘the brightest stars’ in PH politics Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. LATEST STORIES Matteo Guidicelli had saved up for Sarah G’s ring since 2014? Rice industry paralysis PH boxing team determined to deliver gold medals for PH PLAY LIST 05:25PH boxing team determined to deliver gold medals for PH00:59Sports venues to be ready in time for SEA Games00:36Manny Pacquiao part of 2019 SEA Games opening ceremony02:11Makabayan bloc defends protesting workers, tells Año to ‘shut up’03:07PH billiards team upbeat about gold medal chances in SEA Games01:38‘Bato’ to be ‘most effective’ CHR head? It’s for public to decide – Gascon02:07Aquino to Filipinos: Stand up vs abuses before you suffer De Lima’s ordeal01:28Ex-President Noynoy Aquino admits contracting pneumonia00:45Aquino agrees with Drilon on SEA games ‘kaldero’ spending issue Priority legislation in the 18th Congress MOST READ Duterte officials’ paranoia is ‘singularly myopic’ Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next View comments
Megastar Chiranjeevi is teaming up with Surender Reddy for an upcoming biopic on freedom fighter Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy. While the film is yet to go on the floors, a picture of Chiranjeevi with a twirled mustache look has gone viral on social media. On Saturday, Chiranjeevi attended a special memorial meet for late Telugu filmmaker Dasari Narayana Rao, who passed away earlier this month. At the meet, the Tagore actor was spotted with his new look, twirling his mustache in style.Woah. #Chiranjeevi sporting twirled mustache. Royal look ????????? #UyyalawadaNarasimhaReddy pic.twitter.com/rqCTKishSH- Haricharan Pudipeddi (@pudiharicharan) June 10, 2017To be directed by Surender Reddy and produced by Ram Charan, the film is slated to go on the floors next month. Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is in talks to play the leading lady. Made on a budget of Rs 125 crore, the yet-untitled film is expected to release next year.Earlier this year, Chiranjeevi returned to silver screen after a 10-year-long hiatus for Khaidi No 150, which marked his 150th film. A remake of Tamil film Kaththi, Khaidi No 150 opened to unanimous positive response from fans around the world and reportedly grossed Rs 160 crore. (With inputs from IANS)SEE PICS: Chiranjeevi snapped with co-stars Radhika, Suhasini in China ALSO READ: RC 11- Ram Charan’s next titled Rangasthalam 1985 ALSO WATCH: Clash of Titans- Khaidi No 150 vs Gautamiputra Satakarni
Liverpool’s elimination from England’s domestic cup competitions gives them an advantage in the Premier League title race with fewer fixtures while Manchester City fight it out on four fronts, City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan said on Sunday.Juergen Klopp’s Liverpool were knocked out in the third round of both the League and FA Cups this season while City are still alive in all four competitions, with a League Cup final against Chelsea scheduled on February 24.Liverpool lead City by two points in the title race and Gundogan believes that a lighter fixture load could work in his former manager Klopp’s favour, as it did during his time at Borussia Dortmund. The Bundesliga side won successive league titles in 2011 and 2012 under Klopp.”We had an advantage of just playing Saturday, Saturday, Saturday and the week off in between. He (Klopp) is in a similar situation now with Liverpool, just the Premier League and then the Champions League on top,” Gundogan told reporters.”When you have no concerns in your mind you are able to win a lot of times, that’s how I felt when we were able to win at Dortmund.”Maybe it’s going to be an advantage for them. It’s nothing we can change right now, they have to play their games and we have to play ours.”Liverpool will look to stretch their lead to five points in Monday’s clash at West Ham while City travel to Everton on Wednesday for a midweek league fixture.Also Read | Emiliano Sala missing plane: One body seen in underwater wreckageAlso Read | Manchester United manager Solskjaer saw PSG lose and he must be happy, feels SilvaadvertisementAlso See:
Manchester City v Liverpool Man City keeper Ederson ‘fine’ after taking boot to the face from Liverpool’s Mane 22:09 9/9/2017 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Getty Manchester City v Liverpool Manchester City Liverpool Premier League The Brazilian goalkeeper was caught by a high boot during a Premier League clash on Saturday, but has moved to ease any serious injury fears Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson says he is “fine” after being caught in the face by a high boot from Liverpool forward Sadio Mane.The Brazilian was forced from the field on a stretcher during a Premier League encounter at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday.He collided with Mane as both chased down a ball floated over the top of City’s defence, with Ederson winning the race and connecting with his head. Article continues below Editors’ Picks ‘I’m getting better’ – Can Man Utd flop Fred save his Old Trafford career? Why Barcelona god Messi will never be worshipped in the same way in Argentina Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Mane, though, raised his foot in an effort to get the first touch and ended up connecting with Ederson’s chin, forcing him to require lengthy treatment and the Liverpool man to see red.After being removed from the action, Ederson underwent medical checks amid fears that he could have suffered cheek or jaw damage.He was, however, able to take a seat in the stands before City wrapped up a 5-0 win and has now moved to ease any fears regarding a possible serious injury.Olá a todos, estou bem, é um susto. Importante Vitoria somos fortes Obrigado a todos por msgs pic.twitter.com/etl8SrdYtT— Ederson Moraes (@edersonmoraes93) September 9, 2017Ederson’s message on Twitter read: “Hello everyone, I’m fine, it’s just a scare. Important victory. We are strong. Thank you for all the messages.”Claudio Bravo was introduced in place of Ederson against Liverpool and will provide experienced cover if Pep Guardiola is forced to tinker with his plans over the coming weeks.While concerned for their goalkeeper’s wellbeing, City took full advantage of their numerical advantage against Liverpool.Sergio Aguero had already opened the scoring when Ederson picked up a knock, with Gabriel Jesus and Leroy Sane going on to bag a brace apiece in a crushing victory. Subscribe to Goal’s Liverpool Correspondent Neil Jones’ weekly email bringing you the best Liverpool FC writing from around the web
Nova Scotian exporters and foreign workers will be better protected by the proposed North American Agreement on Labour Co-operation Act. Government today, April 25, introduced a bill to become a signatory to the North American Agreement on Labour Co-operation. The agreement provides a remedy through a dispute resolution process for Nova Scotia exporters should they be negatively affected by unenforced labour laws in Mexico and the United States. “Nova Scotia is committed to upholding labour laws and standards of living, not only for our citizens, but for foreign workers in this province,” said Mark Parent, Minister for Labour and Workforce Development. “Entering this agreement will also give Nova Scotia more opportunities to increase our trade and immigration relationships within the United States and Mexico, and work toward a level playing field in terms of labour co-operation.” The agreement is based on the principle that each country will enforce the labour laws they have in place. It will allow orders to be enforced by the courts in Nova Scotia. This is a labour side-agreement to the North American Free Trade Agreement and links labour and working conditions to trade.
« Je fais du bénévolat depuis de nombreuses années, a déclaré M. Cleaver. Mon expérience à aider les personnes âgées à rester actives et engagées dans leurs collectivités a été précieuse et enrichissante. J’obtiens beaucoup de satisfaction à faire de mon mieux pour elles. Je crois que les collectivités doivent prendre soin de leurs aînés parce que ces derniers jouent un rôle important dans la société. » « Nos aînés ont beaucoup à offrir à leurs collectivités et aux uns aux autres, a dit Denise Peterson-Rafuse, ministre des Aînés. Chaque récipiendaire est remarquable parce qu’il est un bénévole engagé. Pendant des années, les récipiendaires se sont dévoués à aider les personnes âgées à contribuer à leurs collectivités et à vivre de façon autonome et plus longtemps à domicile. » Le gouvernement provincial continue d’améliorer la vie des aînés et de leurs familles et de la rendre plus abordable en appuyant les efforts des aînés pour vivre de façon autonome, tout en collaborant avec les communautés pour créer des endroits où les Néo-Écossais peuvent bien vivre et bien vieillir. Des Néo-Écossais sont honorés pour le leadership dont ils ont fait preuve et le travail bénévole et communautaire qu’ils ont accompli pour améliorer la qualité de vie des aînés et de leurs familles. Le premier ministre Darrell Dexter a présenté les Prix intergénérationnels et les Prix des aînés remarquables aujourd’hui, 8 juin, dans le cadre de la « 50+ Expo ». « Favoriser le respect et la bienveillance entre les générations renforce nos familles, nos collectivités et nos lieux de travail, a déclaré le premier ministre. Je félicite et remercie tous les récipiendaires d’avoir aidé jeunes et moins jeunes à apprendre les uns des autres, à avoir du plaisir ensemble et à s’inspirer mutuellement. » Le Prix intergénérationnel reconnaît des aînés, des jeunes et des groupes bénévoles pour le travail remarquable qu’ils ont fait pour susciter l’interaction entre des jeunes néo-écossais et des aînés. La Falmouth District School a reçu le Prix de service bénévole exceptionnel pour les groupes communautaires pour avoir mis sur pied le programme « Grand Friend ». Le programme amène des élèves à rencontrer des personnes âgées lors de visites en classe. « Au cours des sept dernières années, nous avons travaillé fort pour créer des liens avec les personnes âgées dans notre école, a déclaré Karen Wallace, la directrice de l’école. L’une des activités préférées des jeunes et des moins jeunes est le Grand Friend Tea Party. Des personnes âgées sont invitées en classe pour un goûter de thé, lait et biscuits et pour échanger des histoires d’écoliers avec les plus jeunes. » Kayla Mallery d’Halifax a reçu le Prix de service bénévole exceptionnel pour les jeunes néo-écossais. Elle a mis sur pied le programme « Happily Ever Active » qui forme des jeunes néo-écossais à offrir de l’aide à des personnes âgées qui ont des difficultés physiques, mentales, sociales ou financières. Don et Mary MacMillan de Dartmouth ont reçu le Prix de service bénévole exceptionnel pour personnes âgées pour avoir aidé des générations de jeunes dans le scoutisme. Ils sont actifs au sein de Scouts Canada depuis 1958. Le premier ministre a aussi présenté les Prix des aînés remarquables à six Néo-Écossais qui, par leur leadership, leur bénévolat et leur service communautaire, travaillent à faire de leurs collectivités respectives de meilleurs endroits. Les récipiendaires sont : David Cleaver, de Barrington dans le comté de Shelburne Marion Dotten, de Pugwash dans le comté de Cumberland Pauline Wadden, de Catalone dans le comté de Cape Breton Phillip Smith, de Lower Sackville dans le comté d’Halifax Robert Goyetche, de Louisdale dans le comté de Richmond Sally Anne Mombourquette, de Lower L’Ardoise dans le comté de Richmond
Manchester: West Indies all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite has been fined 15 per cent of his match fee for “showing dissent” during their ICC World Cup match against India here. Brathwaite was found to have breached Article 2.8 of the ICC code of conduct for players and player support personnel, which relates to “showing dissent at an umpire’s decision during an international match”. In addition to this, one demerit point has been added to the disciplinary record of Brathwaite, who now has two demerit points since the introduction of the revised code in September 2016. The incident occurred in the 42nd over of India’s innings, when Brathwaite protested the umpire’s decision of declaring a wide off his bowling. Brathwaite admitted the offence and accepted the sanction proposed by Chris Broad of the ICC elite panel of ICC match referees, and as such, there was no need for a formal hearing. On-field umpires Richard Kettleborough and Richard Illingworth, third umpire Michael Gough and fourth official Aleem Dar levelled the charges. Level 1 breaches carry a minimum penalty of an official reprimand, a maximum penalty of 50 per cent of a player’s match fee, and one or two demerit points. Brathwaite had been handed one demerit point for a similar offence earlier in the tournament, in the league match against England on June 14 in Southampton.
Omaze.com, the online platform that offers anyone the opportunity to enter to win once-in-a-lifetime experiences with celebrities, athletes, and the world’s greatest thinkers, all to benefit social causes, has partnered with Hollywood icon and star of E!’s Fashion Police, Joan Rivers, to offer a dream experience to one winner for donations that begin at just $10.Meet Joan Rivers With OmazeRivers explains, “I am offering one lucky winner and a friend the opportunity to fly to LA, attend a taping of Fashion Police, and gossip with me afterwards in my private dressing room, all to benefit the wonderful Geffen Playhouse.”The Omaze experience will fly one winner and his or her guest of choice to Los Angeles to join Rivers on the set of Fashion Police, watch a taping of the show, and talk fashion with the gossip queen in her private dressing room. The winner will also get the chance to meet her daughter, Melissa Rivers for extra laughs. All donations for this experience will go to benefit the Geffen Playhouse.The process works similar to a charity raffle. The user-friendly site allows anyone to enter to win an Omaze experience of his or her choice by donating just $5-10. Once the deadline to enter for the experience passes, Omaze collects all the entries and selects the winners through a third party computer-generated random selection process. The proceeds are delivered to benefit a specific social cause, in this case, the Geffen Playhouse.The Geffen Playhouse, founded in 1995 by theater, film, and television luminary Gil Cates, is noted for its intimacy and celebrated for its commitment to the development of new plays. It is an active member of the community, and offers a groundbreaking education and outreach program that targets students, seniors and anyone who would not otherwise have access to theater.Omaze will accept donations to enter to win this experience until March 6, 2014.For more information about how to enter to win this experience with Omaze and The Geffen Playhouse, please visit www.omaze.com.
SiriusXM has announced its participation with WhyHunger’s Hungerthon 2014.The charity auction will take place between now and Wednesday, December 10.For the sixth consecutive year, many of SiriusXM’s music, talk and sports channels will participate in WhyHunger’s annual Hungerthon campaign by helping to promote WhyHunger’s online auction of rare memorabilia and experiences donated by popular musicians, athletes and celebrities.WhyHunger is a non-profit organization founded by the late Harry Chapin and current executive director and radio host, Bill Ayres. It is a leader in the fight against the root causes of hunger and poverty in the United States and around the world. SiriusXM continues to support WhyHunger as part of its “Sound of Change” initiative which is a program that generates awareness, action and funds for designated charitable causes.Hungerthon auction items include trips to meet and see Kenny Chesney and Jason Aldean, a trip to Las Vegas to see Willie Nelson; autographed guitars from 5 Seconds of Summer, Big & Rich, Doobie Brothers, Billy Idol, Jackson Browne, Weezer, Slash and Santana; tambourines autographed by Stevie Nicks and Alison Moyet; autographed drumheads by Dave Grohl, Nick Mason and The Allman Brothers Band who signed the drumhead on the night of their final performance as a band; an autographed ukulele by Colbie Caillat; autographed posters by Tom Petty and Motley Crue; an autographed skate deck by Pearl Jam; tickets to concerts for Phish, Jimmy Buffett, Calvin Harris on New Year’s Eve, Kidz Bop, “The Lights All Night Festival,” and to Elvis Presley’s Graceland, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Jazz at Lincoln Center, the Metropolitan Opera, the Grand Ole Opry and the 2015 Daytona 500; lunch with Marky Ramone, signed Mike Tyson boxing gloves and much more.Participants in the auction for WhyHunger’s 29th annual Hungerthon will also be able to bid on an opportunity to sit in during SiriusXM shows with Jenny McCarthy, Opie & Jim, Sway Calloway, Jason Ellis, Cousin Brucie, and The Morning Mash Up and opportunities to record guest DJ sessions on ‘70s on 7, Jimmy Buffett’s Radio Margaritaville, Grateful Dead Channel, Elvis Radio, Siriusly Sinatra, B.B. King’s Bluesville and Pearl Jam Radio; the opportunity to sit in on Entertainment Weekly Radio; as well as the opportunity to spend a day at a NFL training camp.Auctions will be conducted online at www.charitybuzz.com/hungerthon during designated times. A list of auction items and full details are available at www.siriusxm.com/hungerthon. SiriusXM is not a sponsor of the auction but is a participating promoter and donor of opportunities on the auction block. Learn more at www.hungerthon.org and join in the fight to end hunger in America and ensure that everyone has access to nutritious food.In addition, as part of SiriusXM’s support the WhyHunger efforts, SiriusXM’s Bob Edwards will host a special one hour show with special guests Jen Chapin, daughter of WhyHunger’s founder Harry Chapin, and co-founder Bill Ayres. The “SiriusXM WhyHunger Town Hall” special will focus on the work of those who mobilize volunteers to help end hunger and the many initiatives and programs to help communities become healthier and self-reliant. “SiriusXM’s WhyHunger Town Hall” will air as a special edition of Edwards’s show on SiriusXMPR, channel 121, on Thursday, November 27 at 7:00 am ET and PT.For more information on SiriusXM, please visit www.siriusxm.com.
Login/Register With: MONTRÉAL – The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, announced $40,000 in funding for the 18th edition of the MUTEK festival, which will take place in Montréal from August 22 to 27, 2017.This amount is granted by the Government of Canada under the Canada Arts Presentation Fund, and will help the festival offer original, avant-garde programming. It will allow the public to discover new electronic music and enjoy unique digital audiovisual performances by both well-known and emerging artists.Quotes “MUTEK is a great platform for creation and exchange between artists and professionals. This event stimulates innovation and delivers unique artistic experiences that contribute to Montréal’s reputation as a world-class centre of culture and technology.”– The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage“MUTEK 2017 will once again present the cream of the crop of today’s electronic musicians and digital artists, while helping Montréal and Canada strengthen their dialogue with innovative cultural centres on an international level.”– Alain Mongeau, Founder and General & Artistic Director, MUTEKQuick FactsMUTEK is a non-profit organization dedicated to showcasing and developing emerging forms of digital audio, music, and visual art. Its mandate is to give exposure to the most original and visionary artists in the field and to help them push their artistic design as far as possible, while initiating, educating, and developing new audiences.For its 18th edition, the MUTEK festival is adding one day of programming and devoting four days to the cultural capitals of London, Mexico City, Barcelona and Berlin, by exploring the contemporary multidisciplinary connections between Montréal and these cities.The performances will be held from August 22 to 27 at the Society for Arts and Technology, the Monument-National, the Métropolis, the Édifice Wilder Espace Danse, and the free outdoor stage at the Esplanade de la Place des Arts.Associated linksMUTEK http://www.mutek.org/en/montreal/2017Canada Arts Presentation Fund http://canada.pch.gc.ca/eng/1452621893765/1452621979961 Facebook Advertisement Twitter Advertisement Advertisement LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment
Brittany Hobson APTN National NewsThe appointment of two new members to the city’s police board has some concerned about the lack diversity on the board.The police board is a civilian body that acts as a liaison between police and the community. The people who sit on the board are appointed by the province and the city.With two vacant positions to be filled, Winnipeg Mayor Brian Bowman appointed two non-Indigenous people to take the jobs.The appointments have people asking whether the board truly represents the diverse firstname.lastname@example.org
HARTFORD, Conn. — The widow of an Army specialist killed in a Black Hawk helicopter crash in Maryland last year and two other soldiers who were critically injured are suing Sikorsky Aircraft in Connecticut, alleging the tail rotor system was defective.The lawsuit was filed Monday in state court in Hartford by Spc. Jeremy Tomlin’s wife, Jessica; Capt. Terikazu Onoda and his wife; and Chief Warrant Officer Christopher Nicholas. The suit seeks unspecified monetary damages.The Sikorsky-manufactured Black Hawk crashed in Leonardtown, Maryland, during a training mission April 17, 2017.The lawsuit blames a major tail rotor malfunction. The three-member crew was stationed at Fort Belvoir, Virginia.A Sikorsky spokesman declined to comment. Connecticut-based Sikorsky is a division of Maryland-based Lockheed Martin.The Associated Press
The injured were admitted to the Diyatalawa hospital for treatment. (Colombo Gazette) Three soldiers sustained injuries following an explosion during a military exercise at the Diyatalawa Air Force camp today.The Air Force said that among the three injured is a female trainee.
AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email Three people are charged with stealing data and codes from Flow Traders, a trading company NEW YORK, N.Y. – Two former employees of Flow Traders, an electronic trading company, were charged Monday in New York with stealing secret data and computer codes from the company to help start their own business.Jason Vuu, who worked at Flow Traders until March, emailed himself the company’s files seven times between August 2011 and August 2012, the complaint said. On three other occasions this month, Vuu emailed himself codes that are used by Flow Traders to structure and execute its trades, the complaint said.Vuu renamed the files of his email attachments to make it harder to identify what they were, according to the complaint.Vuu was charged with nine counts of unlawful duplication of computer related material and 11 counts of unauthorized use of secret scientific material.Glen Cressman, who worked at Flow Trader in December 2012, emailed himself the company’s trading strategies and algorithms from his work email account to a personal one, according to the complaint. The complaint also said that in one instance the file was sent from a co-worker’s email account to Cressman’s personal email account, but the co-worker was not at work that day. Cressman was charged with two counts each of the same charges.A third person, Simon Lu, who did not work at Flow Traders, accessed the company’s source code from Dropbox, a data storage website. The complaint said that the source code was uploaded by Vuu. Prosecutors said that Lu asked Vuu in online chats if he had access to Flow Traders’ source code and other data, saying that the information could help them start their own trading business. Lu was charged with three counts each of the same charges.Lu’s attorney, Paul Shechtman, said: “I believe the evidence will show that Simon never used source code from Flow Traders. We’ve asked the district attorney’s office to keep an open mind as this moves forward.”Charles Ross, an attorney for Cressman, and Jeremy Saland, Vuu’s attorney, did not return requests for comment. Flow Traders, which is headquartered in Amsterdam but has trading offices in New York, did not return a request for comment.The complaint said that each of the files taken from Flow Traders were worth over $2,500.The complaints were first reported by the Wall Street Journal. by The Associated Press Posted Aug 26, 2013 4:26 pm MDT
TORONTO – It was about eight years ago that Brooke Robinson bought a critical illness insurance policy due to her family’s history of breast cancer, only to trigger it six years later for an entirely different and unexpected reason.“I actually ended up with multiple sclerosis and it was a very aggressive version of it,” says Robinson, 33.“I was diagnosed in April of 2015 and by October of 2015 I was walking with a cane.”Today, she credits her critical illness payout for allowing her and her husband to take three months off work so they could move from Toronto to Ottawa where she underwent an experimental procedure that has allowed her to walk again without assistance.While Robinson’s workplace disability insurance made up for some of the couple’s lost income, she says it wouldn’t have been enough to cover the $15,000 of extra expenses they incurred.“Without the treatment I had, I would be in a wheelchair right now and I wouldn’t be able to work or be in an office,” she says. “We would have had to sell our house and move into a condo. It would have been a disaster.”Critical illness insurance may be effective at covering costs that disability insurance doesn’t.Financial planner Rona Birenbaum says the most compelling reason to buy a critical illness policy would be if someone isn’t eligible for disability insurance — for instance, a stay-at-home parent who doesn’t have an income to replace.But it could also help someone unprepared for the financial hardships that may come with a critical illness diagnosis such as the cost of medical treatment or for a spouse to take time off work.Unlike disability insurance, which protects your income to age 65 and generally kicks in after 90 days of disability, critical illness insurance pays out a lump sum in the event of critical illnesses such as cancer, a stroke or a heart attack.“If you find yourself incurring a large expense and your expenses don’t allow you to build an emergency fund, then critical illness insurance becomes that line of defence for those that don’t want to cash in their RRSP and undermine their long-term savings,” says Birenbaum, founder of Toronto-based firm Caring for Clients.A potential downside is that to receive a payout you must often meet very strict and specific definitions of disease, says Dan Hallett, vice-president of HighView Financial Group in Oakville, Ont.Another caveat, adds independent insurance broker Lorne Marr of LSM Insurance in Markham, Ont., is that to get a critical illness lump sum you also have to survive a waiting period, which is normally 30 days. The nature of critical illness insurance also means that those relying solely on it won’t receive any more money beyond the lump sum.Like Birenbaum, both Hallett and Marr say that critical illness insurance should not be used as a replacement for disability insurance.Birenbaum says critical illness insurance premiums can be expensive. A $200,000 policy with a 15-year term for a healthy 35-year-old man would cost about $80 a month.“It really becomes about what’s affordable and it never makes sense to over-insure because you’re a scared person,” she says. “If you’re talking about a lump sum amount that would make a difference to someone, we’re probably talking about $50,000.”As for Robinson, she says because she purchased her critical illness policy at the age of 25, it only ended up costing her $6 a month in premiums.“That’s a couple of cups of coffee,” she says. “It’s well worth the security and the safety of not having to worry about finances when something tragic is happening in your life.”Follow @DaveHTO on Twitter. When purchasing a critical illness insurance policy could make sense by David Hodges, The Canadian Press Posted Jul 13, 2017 9:50 am MDT Last Updated Jul 13, 2017 at 10:20 am MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email
Canadian-based Gabriel Resources has thrown its weight behind the International Labor Organization’s (ILO) ‘Decent Workforce Agenda’, which promotes opportunities for people to find decent and productive work conditions of freedom, equity, security, and human dignity.At a meeting held by the Centre for American Progress Action Fund in Columbia, Gabriel CFO and Vice President Richard Young said the company “not only supports the ILO’s Decent Work Agenda but is committed to its implementation in its enterprises in Romania.”Gabriel’s Rosia Montana project is in one of the most impoverished regions in Romania. Rosia Montana village, designated a “disadvantaged zone” by the Romanian Government, has a 70% unemployment rate, which would be more than 90% in the absence of the Gabriel project. The overarching objective of the ILO has been re-phrased as the promotion of opportunities for women and men to obtain decent and productive work in conditions of freedom, equity, security and human dignity. Decent work is the converging focus of the four strategic objectives – namely rights at work, employment, social protection and social dialogue. Decent work is an organising concept for the ILO in order to provide an overall framework for action in economic and social development.
← Previous Story ASOBAL (Round 7): Atletico Madrid blow away opponent, wins 34:13 Next Story → Steinar Ege to replace Hombrados in Atletico Madrid? Icelandic handballOlafur Stefansson Ólafur Stefánsson, arguably one of the best handball players in the world, has announced the end of his career with Iceland’s national team.He broke the news to Iceland TV station RUV exactly 20 years after he had made his debut in the national team’s jersey during a friendly match against Egypt.In his illustrous career Stefánsson scored 1562 goals in 329 international appearances, playing a major part in both of Iceland’s major achievements in the recent past: the silver medal at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing and the third place at the 2010 European Championship in Austria.He was voted into the Olympic All-Star team following the 2008 Beijing and the 2004 Athens Games.The last international match for 39-year-old was Iceland’s quarter-final loss against Hungary at the London 2012 Olympic Games and since his future in the national team was up in the air.Stefánsson last played for AG Kopenhagen but has been without a club following Kopenhagen’s bankruptcy in summer this year.source: EHF