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Air Mauritius Ltd ( 2006 Annual Report

first_imgAir Mauritius Ltd ( listed on the Stock Exchange of Mauritius under the Transport sector has released it’s 2006 annual report.For more information about Air Mauritius Ltd ( reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Air Mauritius Ltd ( company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Air Mauritius Ltd (  2006 annual report.Company ProfileAir Mauritius Limited is an international airline that operates in the Indian ocean region. The airline and its subsidiaries deal in the carriage of passengers and cargo. The company also operates a hotel in Rodrigues as well as an investment property for rentals. Air Mauritius runs its business from two segments, the aircraft operations segment and the ground operations segment. The company is listed on the Stock Exchange of Mauritius.last_img read more

Maendeleo Bank Plc ( HY2019 Interim Report

first_imgMaendeleo Bank Plc ( listed on the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange under the Banking sector has released it’s 2019 interim results for the half year.For more information about Maendeleo Bank Plc ( reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Maendeleo Bank Plc ( company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Maendeleo Bank Plc (  2019 interim results for the half year.Company ProfileMaendeleo Bank Plc is a leading financial institution in Tanzania offering banking products and services to micro entrepreneurs, small and medium enterprises and corporate clients. It offers the full spectrum of financial solutions ranging from current, savings and time deposit accounts to micro, small and medium-sized loans. Maendeleo Bank also offers insurance solutions for business, domestic, motor, personal accident, group personal accident and all risks insurance; as well as foreign exchange products, investment services in government securities and mobile and internet banking. Maendeleo Bank Plc is listed on the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchangelast_img read more

The small-cap stock I’d shun and the FTSE 100 dividend star I’d pile into

first_img I’m sure you’ll agree that’s quite the statement from Motley Fool Co-Founder Tom Gardner.But since our US analyst team first recommended shares in this unique tech stock back in 2016, the value has soared.What’s more, we firmly believe there’s still plenty of upside in its future. In fact, even throughout the current coronavirus crisis, its performance has been beating Wall St expectations.And right now, we’re giving you a chance to discover exactly what has got our analysts all fired up about this niche industry phenomenon, in our FREE special report, A Top US Share From The Motley Fool. Image source: Getty Images. Simply click below to discover how you can take advantage of this. Enter Your Email Address “This Stock Could Be Like Buying Amazon in 1997” Renowned stock-picker Mark Rogers and his analyst team at The Motley Fool UK have named 6 shares that they believe UK investors should consider buying NOW.So if you’re looking for more stock ideas to try and best position your portfolio today, then it might be a good day for you. Because we’re offering a full 33% off your first year of membership to our flagship share-tipping service, backed by our ‘no quibbles’ 30-day subscription fee refund guarantee. Click here to claim your copy now — and we’ll tell you the name of this Top US Share… free of charge! Shareholders in small-cap environmental and resources consultancy RPS (LSE: RPS) woke up to a nasty surprise this morning – a 13% plunge in the share price!There must have been some unexpected bad news in today’s full-year results report. I’ll dig into that shortly, but first, here’s some background information.5G is here – and shares of this ‘sleeping giant’ could be a great way for you to potentially profit!According to one leading industry firm, the 5G boom could create a global industry worth US$12.3 TRILLION out of thin air…And if you click here we’ll show you something that could be key to unlocking 5G’s full potential…Cyclical and vulnerableFirst thing this morning, I ventured into the Motley Fool basement to find the archives on RPS. And after blowing off the dust, discovered my previous article on the company written on 14 July 2015 – years ago.Back then, I was comparing the firm’s tempting-looking valuation with what at the time were the expensive valuations of a pair of defensive stalwarts – British American Tobacco (LSE: BATS) and Unilever.However, in the article, I admitted that although RPS looked tempting, it’s a cyclical beast, and I said of the investment opportunity: “It could all go wrong if we really are just a spit away from macro-economic collapse!” And the firm has been demonstrating its cyclicality and vulnerability ever since. The share price has wiggled around, but there’s an unmistakeable down-trend on the chart and today’s 145p represents a decline of around 35% over the period.Earnings have been volatile – up one year and down the next. And the shareholder dividend is now around 50% lower than it was five years ago. If you’d been holding the shares, you probably wish by now that you hadn’t.Dire figuresToday’s figures aren’t pretty. Compared to the previous year, revenue slipped by almost 4%, fee income eased back just over 3%, adjusted diluted earnings per share plunged by almost 25%, and the total dividend for the year was cut off at the knees, plunging more than 55%.Indeed, the company has rebased the dividend down to adopt a “sustainable dividend policy of paying out 40% of adjusted earnings.” Chief executive John Douglas said in the report: “We had to contend with several headwinds which significantly impacted on the results.” But looking forward, he reckons trading conditions in the company’s markets are “generally satisfactory” in 2020 and he anticipates more stable results.But I’m not tempted to go near the stock. You’d have been better off investing in Unilever five years ago, which is up more than 60% since my previous article, despite its high valuation back then. Sometimes, quality companies can carry their rich earnings multiple.Today, though, of the three companies mentioned here, I reckon British American Tobacco presents us with the most attractive opportunity. Over the past half-decade, the over-valuation has unwound and now BATS sits about 8% below where it was. But there’s been strong operational progress over the period with revenue, earnings cash flow and shareholder dividends all up.I think today’s valuation is compelling with BATS, and the company is trading and growing well. My money would go into its shares right now to harvest its fat dividend.center_img Kevin Godbold owns shares in British American Tobacco. The Motley Fool UK owns shares of and has recommended Unilever. Views expressed on the companies mentioned in this article are those of the writer and therefore may differ from the official recommendations we make in our subscription services such as Share Advisor, Hidden Winners and Pro. Here at The Motley Fool we believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. Our 6 ‘Best Buys Now’ Shares The small-cap stock I’d shun and the FTSE 100 dividend star I’d pile into Kevin Godbold | Wednesday, 19th February, 2020 | More on: BATS RPS I would like to receive emails from you about product information and offers from The Fool and its business partners. Each of these emails will provide a link to unsubscribe from future emails. More information about how The Fool collects, stores, and handles personal data is available in its Privacy Statement. See all posts by Kevin Godboldlast_img read more

‘River of Life’ pilgrimage down Connecticut River offers 40 days…

first_img‘River of Life’ pilgrimage down Connecticut River offers 40 days of prayer, paddling Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET Priest-in-Charge Lebanon, OH Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Associate Rector Columbus, GA Featured Jobs & Calls TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 Rector Albany, NY Brian Humek says: Morgan Holmes says: Cathedral Dean Boise, ID Brian Humek says: Comments (7) The Connecticut River is a popular place for paddling by canoe and kayak. Starting May 31, it also will become a place of prayer through the River of Life pilgrimage organized by the Episcopal dioceses of New England. Photo courtesy of Kairos Earth[Episcopal News Service] New Hampshire Bishop Robert Hirschfeld has rowed on the Connecticut River for years. It once was a sort of industrial “sewer” but has since been cleaned up and restored to “a place of stunning beauty,” he said. Hirschfeld intends to show it also can be a place of worship and an inspiration for prayer.The bishop is preparing to lead a 40-day pilgrimage on the river, from source to ocean. In our sound-bite culture, Hirschfeld’s message can be reduced to this: Put down that cellphone, and pick up a paddle.“This is a way to experience God’s love for us, God’s grace, God’s desire to flow in us and around us,” Hirschfeld told Episcopal News Service in a phone interview. “And in our forming a community of pilgrims, my desire was to slow down and put aside our electronic devices, all the busy-ness of our life, and just be fully present with God and each other in the midst of God’s creation.”The River of Life pilgrimage, which launches May 31 near the Canadian border, is a collaboration of all Episcopal dioceses in New England, as well as the New England synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and several conservation groups. More than 50 people signed up in advance to canoe or kayak multi-day segments, camping overnight, and others are invited to join the group for day paddles. Daily segments average 10 to 12 miles.Pilgrims without a paddle or who live far from the Connecticut River still are encouraged to participate in the pilgrimage by following along as a “pilgrim in prayer” with the River of Life prayer book.The Connecticut River is New England’s longest river, passing through New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts and Connecticut before emptying into Long Island Sound. Paddling the length of the river isn’t unusual, and a speedy paddler could cover its 410 miles in about a week. But Hirschfeld sees this as a unique faith-based journey, offering a slower, more contemplative experience.The choice of 40 days was intentional – think Noah’s 40 days and nights of rain, or Jesus in the desert. Organizers also wanted to challenge the notion that Christian pilgrimages must lead to traditional destinations, like the Holy Land.“Why is it that we’ve never considered doing such things at home in our own sacred landscape, the places we actually live?” asked the Rev. Stephen Blackmer of Church of the Woods in Canterbury, New Hampshire. He has worked closely with Hirschfeld and Jo Brooks, their logistical coordinator, in planning the River of Life pilgrimage.“Part of the joy for me of exploring this is to say we can have similar experiences … right here,” Blackmer said. “And in that, we both bring ourselves closer to God and we restore our connections with the very places we live.”Blackmer, who began canoeing as a child, said he had about 30 years of experience in environmental advocacy before being called to the priesthood a few years ago, around the same time Hirschfeld was being considered for bishop of the Diocese of New Hampshire.In 2011, Hirschfeld was serving as rector at Grace Episcopal Church in Amherst, Massachusetts, when he got a letter inviting him to interview for New Hampshire bishop. A veteran of rowing teams in high school and college, Hirschfeld needed to reflect on that invitation, so he got out his one-man sculling boat and headed down to the Connecticut River.Rowing upstream, the idea came to him of a Christian pilgrimage on the river that would incorporate references to its natural history, human history and cultural history.For several years, that idea remained just an idea. He was elected bishop coadjutor in 2012 and took the reins of the diocese the following January. Then, in 2015, while attending an annual Advent retreat with all the bishops from Province I, he remembered the river pilgrimage and mentioned the idea to the other bishops.“They immediately got excited about it,” Hirschfeld told ENS. “It was like lightning had struck. … Even those not interested in kayaking or canoeing, they just saw a value to this as a way of doing public liturgy, as a way of bearing witness to the health of water.”Blackmer, one of the first new priests Hirschfeld ordained in New Hampshire, has been at the forefront of the diocese’s environmental ministries, including through weekly outdoor worship services at Church of the Woods, on 106 acres of woods and wetlands in Canterbury.“Steve makes things happen,” Hirschfeld said. Blackmer became an integral partner in developing the River of Life pilgrimage.“When people ask me what they can do for the environment, the first thing I say is, go outside,” Blackmer said.That, too, is a guiding principle of the River of Life pilgrimage. Hirschfeld and Blackmer expect eight pilgrims to make the journey to the headwaters pond of the Connecticut River, at the northern tip of New Hampshire. The first three days will be spent hiking from pond to pond in that region, until the nascent river becomes navigable. Then they will start paddling south in three canoes.“The number of pilgrims will grow and swell just as the river does as it travels downstream over the next four weeks,” Blackmer said. Hirschfeld and Blackmer will miss certain segments of the trip, due to their individual schedules, but each plans to paddle more than half the distance. Two guides are the only paddlers expected to be on the river all 40 days.For the northern half of the trip, most of the overnight stays will be at campsites chosen along the river. On the southern half, where outdoor campsites are harder to come by, most nights will be spent camping in churches. A support vehicle will follow by land with food and other supplies as needed.Each day, prayers will be read from the pilgrimage’s prayer book, but “the large part of each day will be in silence, to reflect that part of it is simply being there,” Blackmer said.They also have scheduled stops along the journey where community events will be held, typically on weekends. A list of events and day paddles is available on the pilgrimage website.And by the time the journey reaches Essex, Connecticut, on July 8 for a concluding celebration, “who knows, we may have a flotilla of canoes and kayaks,” Blackmer said. The pilgrimage officially ends the next day, July 9, with a final six-mile paddle to Long Island Sound.After that, any river in American could be ripe for the next pilgrimage, if another diocese wants to pick up the New England dioceses’ trailblazing oar.“We’re taking extensive notes as we go through this,” Hirschfeld said. “It would be wonderful if other dioceses and other spiritual organizations could replicate this.”– David Paulsen is an editor and reporter for the Episcopal News Service. He can be reached at [email protected] The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group Rector Pittsburgh, PA Rev. Stephen Blackmer says: Priest Associate or Director of Adult Ministries Greenville, SC Rector Hopkinsville, KY Tags June 3, 2017 at 1:00 pm Thank you all for your prayers and blessings — and for your enthusiasm! We look forward to seeing you as we paddle downstream, and would love to hear from anyone who has an interest in doing this again, either here or in another place. Assistant/Associate Rector Morristown, NJ Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET Youth Minister Lorton, VA By David PaulsenPosted May 30, 2017 Rector Belleville, IL Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Rector Tampa, FL New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Jennie McIntosh Anderson says: Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest Faith Salter says: May 31, 2017 at 4:39 pm I can’t wait until the paddlers arrive here in Norwich VT and Hanover NH! We are so looking forward to the celebration! Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Rector Washington, DC Featured Events An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET Sigrun Gadwa says: Press Release Service Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA Rector Shreveport, LA Ecumenical & Interreligious Submit a Job Listing May 31, 2017 at 8:07 am Reading about your Connecticut River pilgrimage makes my heart glow. It is such a wonderful idea. I wish all participants a safe and inspiring journey. Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 Submit an Event Listing May 31, 2017 at 4:20 am You can order the River of Life Prayer book and become a Pilgrim in Prayer at Submit a Press Release Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL Rector Knoxville, TN May 31, 2017 at 2:45 am This sounds like an amazing journey of peace. So true, that not every pilgramage must wind up in Israel. There’s beuaty right here. There’s peace right here. What a wonderful time to commune with God and spend time in prayer at the end of a tiring day of paddling. I’d like to sign up next year, at least for a day paddle. The Church Pension Fund Invests $20 Million in Impact Investment Fund Designed to Preserve Workforce Housing Communities Nationwide Church Pension Group Course Director Jerusalem, Israel Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Rector Collierville, TN Rector Smithfield, NC May 31, 2017 at 9:05 am Thank you Faith. I’ll check out the prayer book. Blessings to everyone on the pilgrimage this year. Rector Martinsville, VA Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA Comments are closed. Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Director of Music Morristown, NJ Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ Curate Diocese of Nebraska Rector Bath, NC June 2, 2017 at 4:49 pm A wonderful dream has materialized! I’ve enjoyed Connecticut River vistas many times, especially from the bridges in Glastonbury, Falls River, and Haddam (by Goodspeed opera and airport). Not infrequently, as a wetlands consultant, I have the good fortune to land a job by the river, hunting for a rare river birch, micro-anlyzing an eroding shoreline, permitting a dock, and utility right-of-way work. As a CT Botanical Society (CBS) volunteer, I’ve compiled a species list in a silver maple forest for the 3-River Bioblitz in East Haven and led CBS field trips in the Wagunk floodplain meadows in Portland. These riverside habitats are amazing wild places, a treat to botanize in, at their best in early summer. Only once have I canoed the Connecticut River, as part of an impromptu reconnaissance trip in East Haddam, where the pristine Salmon River joins the mainstem, a little flotilla of canoes on a gorgeous day, led by Casper Ultee and Penni Sharp. Like the initiator of this 40-day Episcopal river trip, I have daydreamed about a canoe trip all the way down the CT River, with my extended family. Canon for Family Ministry Jackson, MSlast_img read more

Fitzpatrick announces endorsements

first_img Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Please enter your comment! LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Please enter your name here Matthew Fitzpatrick, a candidate for the District 7 seat of the Orange County School Board, announced two endorsements by former Orange County principals. Fitzpatrick is taking on  the incumbent Christine Moore, and challengers Isadora Dean, and Laura Rounds. District 7 includes all of Apopka. Fitzpatrick, Moore and Dean are from Apopka. Rounds is from Winter Garden.Dr. Michael Armbruster, a Winter Garden resident and former principal of West Orange, Ocoee, and University High Schools worked with Fitzpatrick and considers him a friend.Matthew Fitzpatrick “As an employee of Orange County Public Schools, it can be difficult to get engaged in school board elections for obvious reasons-you endorse one candidate and another one wins and you may find yourself in an uncomfortable position,” he said. “However, in this election I have to step up and share my support for a good man – Matthew Fitzpatrick – I have had the good fortune to work with “Fitz” in a variety of roles for both of us over the past 11 years and through those experiences, such as cleaning up the Ocoee gym at 4 a.m. after a homecoming dance or dressing in tutus to support the CTE Relay for Life team, we have become close friends.”Dr. John Edwards, a former teacher, principal, and Area Superintendent of OCPS agrees with Armbruster. “My friend Matt Fitzpatrick will make a great school board member! He understands students, parents, teachers and administrators having worked in OCPS at many levels- high school, middle school, district, and career and technical. More importantly he listens and understands. He is running to make a difference, he will cut his salary in half, he is running for all the right reasons. The district is bleeding, losing teachers and administrators in record numbers. I want the bleeding to stop. Matt Fitzpatrick understands what needs to be done. I wholeheartedly endorse Matt Fitzpatrick. I hope you will too!”Election Day for the OCPS Board District 7 seat is August 30th. If no candidate receives a majority of the votes, the top two candidates will runoff against each other on November 8th. August 7, 2016 at 6:07 pm TAGSMatthew FitzpatrickOrange County School Board District 7 Previous articleBelieving in your God given potentialNext articleJohn Deere Recalls Lawn and Garden Tractors Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Mama Mia 1 COMMENT Matthew I think it is wonderful that you got the endorsements of two former Orange County School principals. I personally am voting for Ms. Dean, because I pledged support to her, if she chose to run, years and years ago, when she expressed the desire to run them, and was seriously considering running then, but didn’t, but now she is, and is very committed and determined. I personally have known Mrs. Dean, and Mr. Dean a very long time, but I believe you would be good on the school board, as well. I think it is great that the candidates are each getting different endorsements, as it makes the race more exciting. Good luck to you also, Matthew. UF/IFAS in Apopka will temporarily house District staff; saves almost $400,000 Gov. DeSantis says new moment-of-silence law in public schools protects religious freedom Dr. Armbruster, Edwards Endorse Fitzpatrick – School Board/District 7 Race Reply Florida gas prices jump 12 cents; most expensive since 2014 Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitterlast_img read more

Lions coach Warren Gatland dispels talk of spying allegations

first_imgSunday Jun 9, 2013 Lions coach Warren Gatland dispels talk of spying allegations Two weeks before the first Test, British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland has denied that there were allegations of the Australian Rugby Union spying on his team.Gatland stirred things up by reportedly suggesting that the Wallabies had been filming training sessions without permission. It’s turns out that it was actually a member of the public that was found in Perth, and he destroyed the footage when requested to do so.“We chased someone the other day who was videoing outside the security gates,” Gatland said. “We know that last week the Australian side were up there videoing us from behind the pitch and doing individual videos on the players. “We’ve got a completely new set of calls that we’ll introduce at some stage if they have been listening to us. We don’t get too paranoid about that.” The Australia camp responded with an official statement, denying that anyone connected to the Wallabies had been filming or watching the Lions at training.Gatland downplayed the allegations at a press conferance, in what was a quite amusing and light hearted exchange with one of the journalists. Time: 1:02Credit: rugbymediaADVERTISEMENT Posted By: rugbydump Share Send Thanks Sorry there has been an error British & Irish Lions 2013 Related Articles 235 WEEKS AGO Warren Gatland confirms British & Irish Lions… 399 WEEKS AGO Brian O’Driscoll’s incredible skill at training… 413 WEEKS AGO Montage of Amazing Lions Test series in Australia,… From the WebThis Video Will Soon Be Banned. Watch Before It’s DeletedSecrets RevealedUrologists Stunned: Forget the Blue Pill, This “Fixes” Your EDSmart Life ReportsYou Won’t Believe What the World’s Most Beautiful Girl Looks Like TodayNueeyGranny Stuns Doctors by Removing Her Wrinkles with This Inexpensive TipSmart Life ReportsIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier Living30+ Everyday Items With A Secret Hidden PurposeNueeyThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

Stop U.S. arms to Ukraine

first_imgWW photo: G. DunkelThe International Action Center held a protest Feb. 17 before CNN headquarters near Columbus Circle in New York City to demand that the U.S. desist from providing weapons to the Kiev coup government of Ukraine.FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thisFacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thislast_img

Stopping the Indiana Land Grab

first_imgHome Indiana Agriculture News Stopping the Indiana Land Grab Tax IssuesLast Tuesday in the Senate Tax & Fiscal Committee, Sen. Luke Kenley (R-Noblesville) presented SB 423 which outlined a new appeal system that would have set up a system of district PTABOAs to provide uniformity and streamlined procedures for taxpayers. Amid concerns from county assessors, the measure moved to an option for counties to form a joint PTABOA to reduce costs and provide consistency. Katrina Hall supported the effort to make the appeals system more responsive to taxpayers who question their assessments. In the House on Thursday, HB 1603, authored by Sen. Ben Smaltz (R- Auburn), was heard by Ways and Means. HB 1603, as introduced, also included a system of district PTABOAs, which was removed by amendment but primarily focused on notifying local taxing units about the impact of appeals so that they can recover shortfalls created by taxpayer refunds. INFB testified to the need for review of the appeals process, but reminded the committee that, if all deadlines are met, the law already allowed for recovery of lost funds. The bill was held for additional amendments.WATER BILLS MOVE IN SENATE COMMITTEE   The Senate Environmental Affairs Committee heard two bills related to collecting data about water resources. SB 473, Sen. Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso), will establish a voluntary network for monitoring aquifer levels. Farmers Robert Guenther and Mike Morehouse, both members of the INFB Water Resources Policy Advisory Group, testified in support of the bill and the need to better determine available water resources and impacts from use before any recommendations are made to restrict water use. The bill passed out of committee by a vote of 8-0.A second bill offered by Charbonneau, SB 474, requires collection of information from certain water utilities. Farm Bureau supported this measure as a step to better understanding how water can be provided to rural areas, in which ground water is generally unavailable for any uses, including residential. The bill passed by a vote of 8-0.WINE BILL PASSES SENATE   SB 113, Sen. Boots (R-Crawfordsville), passed the Senate by a vote of 40-10. The bill removes the requirements for a face-to-face contact before a winery can ship wine to a customer. The new legislation will allow a winery to ship its products to a customer upon proof of age and under penalty of perjury. It is anticipated that passage of this bill will expand the market for Indiana wines and lead to more wine grape production in the state. Facebook Twitter SHARE Stopping the Indiana Land GrabIndiana cities, towns, and even rural communities are aggressively snatching up Hoosier farmland, and Indiana farmers are fighting back.  Annexation is one of the battlegrounds in the Indiana General Assembly that has farmers and local governments at odds. Don Villwock, President of Indiana Farm Bureau, says vast tracts of farmland are being forcibly annexed, “In Hendricks County, the city of Brownsburg wants to annex over 6,000 acres.” He added they do not even have a plan for the land, “It is not like they have some big company wanting to come in and build something.” By Gary Truitt – Feb 2, 2015 Previous articleClosing CommentsNext articleIndiana Sheep and Goat Numbers Remian Steady Gary Truitt SHARE In other legislative news: Villwock says it is not only larger cities that are in on the land grab, but even smaller rural communities like Montgomery in Davies County, “They want to annex 900 acres around Montgomery, Indiana, population between 300 and 400; that is about as rural as you can get.” He added the city fathers want the land to help increase the town’s tax base, “They are my poster child for this annexation of farmland issue.” Facebook Twitter Stopping the Indiana Land Grab Farm Bureau has made stopping this forced annexation a top legislative priority during this session, but Villwock admits, it is going to be a tough fight. He said local governments want to hold on to this power and are fighting back against farmers’ efforts to protect their land. “It is going to be a close vote,” he stated.last_img read more

How Costly Is the American Dream of Homeownership?

first_img Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago in Daily Dose, Featured, Market Studies, News Radhika Ojha is an independent writer and copy-editor, and a reporter for DS News. She is a graduate of the University of Pune, India, where she received her B.A. in Commerce with a concentration in Accounting and Marketing and an M.A. in Mass Communication. Upon completion of her masters degree, Ojha worked at a national English daily publication in India (The Indian Express) where she was a staff writer in the cultural and arts features section. Ojha, also worked as Principal Correspondent at HT Media Ltd and at Honeywell as an executive in corporate communications. She and her husband currently reside in Houston, Texas. Tagged with: American Dream Homeownership Homes household HOUSING mortgage PropertyClub Savings Subscribe The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago Achieving the American Dream of homeownership has become more expensive than ever, according to a study published by PropertyClub.The study, which analyzed real estate prices in the 50 largest cities across the country over the past 20 years as well as the income required to purchase a home in each city, indicated that cities on the West Coast had become more expensive than ever.For example, in 1999 earning $76,414 per year was enough to afford a home in San Francisco. Today, a household must earn at least $308,763 to buy a home. The study indicated that home prices in the Golden Gate City had risen 304 percent over the past two decades.However, the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C. has seen the highest jump in home prices at 412 percent over the past two decades. New York City, on the other hand, saw a 225 percent increase. The increasing number of government jobs would continue to push the prices in Washington, D.C., the study indicated.Cleveland is the only city where the average price of a single-family home is lower today than in 1999, the study revealed. The average home price in this city in 1999 was $63,600 compared with $54,900 today, a decline of 14 percent.Apart from Cleveland, the study indicated that homebuyers could also look at living in Memphis, Albuquerque, Wichita, and Columbus, all of which have seen only modest home price gains over the past 20 years. In all these cities, the average American household could afford to buy a home in just three years if they saved 30 percent of their income.On the other hand, it would take the average household almost 81 years to be able to afford a home in San Francisco if they saved 30 percent of their annual income. Similarly, it would take 62 years to save enough to buy a home in San Jose, and 43 years in Los Angeles.Click here to read the full study. Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago About Author: Radhika Ojha The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Related Articles Previous: HUD Announces Disaster Assistance for Iowa, Nebraska Floods Next: Warren Buffett Talks Wells Fargocenter_img Sign up for DS News Daily  Print This Post The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago American Dream Homeownership Homes household HOUSING mortgage PropertyClub Savings 2019-04-08 Radhika Ojha How Costly Is the American Dream of Homeownership? Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Share Save Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago April 8, 2019 1,797 Views Home / Daily Dose / How Costly Is the American Dream of Homeownership? Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days agolast_img read more

[Prashant Bhushan Contempt Case] [Time Line, Petitions, Pleadings, Arguments,Orders]

Top Stories[Prashant Bhushan Contempt Case] [Time Line, Petitions, Pleadings, Arguments,Orders] LIVELAW NEWS NETWORK30 Aug 2020 9:49 PMShare This – x21.07.2020SC Registers Suo Moto Contempt Case Against Prashant Bhushan, Twitter IndiaRead The Petition filed by Advocate Mahek Maheswari on July 9, seeking to initiate criminal contempt proceedings against Bhushan and Twitter India based on which SC haas initiated suo motu Contempt against Bhushan And Twitter HERE22.07.2020 Hearing [Day-1]Read Live-Updates…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?Login21.07.2020SC Registers Suo Moto Contempt Case Against Prashant Bhushan, Twitter IndiaRead  The Petition filed by Advocate Mahek Maheswari on July 9, seeking to initiate criminal contempt proceedings against Bhushan and Twitter India based on which SC haas initiated suo motu Contempt against Bhushan And Twitter HERE22.07.2020 Hearing [Day-1]Read Live-Updates HereReportsSC Issues Contempt Notice To Advocate Prashant Bhushan Over His Tweets On JudiciaryBhushan’s Tweets Brought Disrepute To Justice Administration & Undermined Dignity Of CJI’s Office: SC Expresses Prima Facie View[SUO MOTU CONTEMPT CASE: ADVOCATE PRASHANT BHUSHAN & TWITTER INDIA]SC bench led by Justice Arun Mishra will shortly hear a suo motu case pertaining to initiation of Contempt of Court Proceedinga against Adv #PrashantBhushan & Twitter [email protected] @TwitterIndia #contempt— Live Law (@LiveLawIndia) July 22, 2020Read The Order Here01.08.2020’Offence Of Scandalizing The Court Rooted In Colonial Assumptions’ :N Ram, Shourie, Bhushan Move SC Challenging Constitutionality Of Sec 2(c)(i) Of Contempt Of Courts ActRead The Petition herePrashant Bhushan Files Writ Petition In SC Seeking Recall Of Contempt NoticeRead Petition Here Prashant Bhushan Seeks Certified Copy Of Administrative Order; SC Registry Quotes SC RulesRead Office Report here03.08.2020 ‘Raising Concerns About The Manner In Which 4 CJIs Have Used Or Failed to Use Their Powers Doesn’t Amount To Contempt’ : Bhushan’s Files Reply In SCRead Reply Here04.08.2020 SC Registry Rejects Impleadment Application Filed By 16 Civil Society ActivistsSC registry rejects the impleadment application filed by 16 civil society activists in the contempt case against Prashant Bhushan, citing the SC judgment in the case of Justice CS Karnan, which held that contempt is a matter strictly between the Court and the contemnor.— Live Law (@LiveLawIndia) August 4, 202005.08.2020 [Hearing Day-2]Live Updates’Why Only Certain Judges Get Politically Sensitive Matters?’ : Dave Raises Points Of Criticism Against SC In Prashant Bhushan Contempt Case’Comments Were Not Out Of Malice; But Out Of Love & Affection For Court’, Says Bhushan As SC Reserves Orders On Contempt Case[PRASHANT BHUSHAN’s PLEA AGAINST SUPREME COURT’s SECRETARY GENERAL] Top Court to shortly hear Adv. Prashant Bhushan’s plea against Secretary General for listing contempt plea filed against him on the judicial side sans consent of Attorney [email protected] #ContemptofCourt— Live Law (@LiveLawIndia) August 5, 202006.08.2020Prashant Bhushan Files Fresh Application In Contempt Case To Lead Further EvidenceReda Application Here13.08.2020Plea Challenging Contempt Law Withdrawn From SC; Liberty Granted To Approach HC14.08.2020Prashant Bhushan’s Tweets Tend to Shake Public Confidence In Institution Of Judiciary: SCThere Is No Requirement Of Taking Attorney General’s Consent In Suo Motu Contempt Proceedings:SCSC Holds Prashant Bhushan Guilty Of Contempt For Tweets Against Judiciary; Will Hear Him On SentenceRead the Judgemnt Here17.08.2020Contempt Verdict Against Prashant Bhushan Suffers From ‘Great Imbalances’; Will File Review: Dhavan Tells SC19.08.2020’Undertakes To File Review In 30 Days’ : Prashant Bhushan Files Application To Defer Sentence Hearing In Contempt CaseRead Application Here20.08.2020 [Hearing- Day-3]Live Updates Here”I Do Not Ask For Mercy, I Do Not Appeal to Magnanimity, I am Here To Cheerfully Submit to Any Penalty”: Prashant Bhushan Tells SC Quoting Gandhiji”I do not ask for mercy. I do not appeal for magnanimity. I cheerfully submit to any punishment that court may impose”, Bhushan says quoting Gandhi.#PrashantBhushan #contemptofcourt— Live Law (@LiveLawIndia) August 20, 2020’My Statements Are Well Considered And Well Thought Of’: Prashant Bhushan Declines SC’s Offer For Time To Reconsider StatementAttorney General Requests SC To Not Punish Prashant Bhushan In Contempt CaseTo Punish For Contempt, Court Has To Show Comments ‘Substantially Interfered With Administration Of Justice’ :Dhavan Tells SC In Bhushan CasePrashant Bhushan Contempt: SC Dismisses Appeal Against Registry Rejecting Intervention Application Filed By Activists24.08.2020 “Offering An Apology Would Be Contempt Of My Conscience And That Of Supreme Court”: Prashant Bhushan Refuses To Apologize In Contempt Case [Read Affidavit]Read Affidavit Here25.08.2020 [Hearing- Day-4]LIVE-UPDATES’We Expected Something Better’, SC On Prashant Bhushan’s Statement; AG Urges Court To Take ‘Compassionate View’Tells Us What Is Wrong In Using The Word “Apology”‘: Asks Justice Mishra As SC Reserves Judgment In Prashant Bhushan Contempt Case Over Two Tweets’Not Seeking Mercy; Asking For Judicial Statesmanship’: Dhavan To SC In Prashant Bhushan Contempt Case30.08.2020SC to pronounce Judgemnt   Live Updates 30 Aug 2020 11:43 PMIn the matter also, we not only have an opportunity but also directly and indirectly persuaded the contemnor to express regret. This was not heeded to by the contemnor and he gave wide publicity to his statments : SC30 Aug 2020 11:42 PM”We have considered the sane advise given by the Attorney General, and have concluded that the conduct of present contemnor also needs to be taken into consideration” : SC30 Aug 2020 11:40 PMSC says that the Prashant Bhushan’s act of releasing his statement to the press before the consideration of the same by the court amounted to interference with the administration of justice.30 Aug 2020 11:40 PMJudges are not supposed to go to press. Therefore it is not permissible to rely on what is said by judges outside the court : Justice Arun Mishra.30 Aug 2020 11:39 PMJustice Mishra says that SC precedents say that the in-house procedure should be adopted for complaints of corruption against judges.30 Aug 2020 11:38 PMJustice Arun Mishra is pronouncing the judgment.30 Aug 2020 11:38 PMThe bench has assembled to pronounce the sentence in Prashant Bhushan contempt case.30 Aug 2020 11:25 PMJustice Arun Mishra will be retiring on 2.9.2020 after six years tenure in the Supreme Court30 Aug 2020 11:17 PMPrashant Bhushan contempt case sentence: The bench is yet to assemble.>Load MoreNext Story read more