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Tuapeka Rural Water Scheme Chairman Roger Cotton sees hope in the recent Three Waters reform concessions won by the government on rural water supply in Clutha. Photo/Richard Davison “They listened to us.” Operators say recent government concessions for Clutha’s rural water supply systems are a big step in the right direction. In a July 26 …

The Kosciusko and Whitley County Chambers of Commerce held a double ribbon cutting for The Ole Hitchin’ Post restaurant on Friday, August 12. It is located at 109 Center St., Larwill, and is owned by Jay and Krissy Ropp. Left to right: Kosciusko Chamber Ambassadors Chris Plack and Scott Allison; Jennifer Esterline, executive director of …

Experts and other key stakeholders, including nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) working in the health sector, have called on the federal government, through the Federal Ministry of Health and the Federal Ministry of Finance, to publish COVID-19 2020, 2021 and 2022 and health security. expense report. They called for the conclusion of a two-day retreat to review …

A joint strategy will facilitate exports of coal and other minerals from landlocked countries. A Botswana Rail heavy freight train. South Africa and Botswana have agreed to repair the railway between the two countries to improve cross-border freight links. Following high-level discussions, Transnet Freight Rail (TFR) and Botswana Rail (BR) will implement joint development initiatives …

Two of the Tribal Broadband Bootcamp attendees attend a session. Brian Bull / KLCC This week, Native Americans from across the region and beyond gathered at the University of Oregon for its first Tribal Broadband Bootcamp. At the Ford Alumni Center, about 50 people sat in a dark room filled with gear, headsets and equipment …

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Q2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: QTWO), a leading provider of digital transformation solutions for banking and lending, and Rocket Mortgage, the largest U.S. mortgage lender and a subsidiary of Rocket Companies ( NYSE: RKT), today announced a new partnership allowing Q2 banks and credit unions to offer Rocket Mortgage’s digital mortgage application experience, with …

MOKS HomeSafe, a local nonprofit whose mission is to help victims of child abuse and domestic violence in South Florida, recently named Bjarne Borg and Val Perez to its board of directors. HomeSafe claims to be the leading provider of prevention and response services, serving more than 14,000 infants, children, young adults and families each …

Even like Recalibrate: Changing Paradigms – 15th Finance Committee Chairman NK Singh’s new book with “Selected Insights” from PK Mishra, Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister – features progress and unfinished business of immediate development goals that are essential in life of India, these are contextualized in landmark international agreements, namely the Sendai Framework for …

I like to think of myself as a grown under 30 (with a few months of contrived denial left). My mother calls me an “old soul”. My friends call me “old fashioned”. Gen-Z would probably use a neologism I’ve never heard of, equating to “gritty, outdated antiquity,” although they’ve never heard of me because I’m …

Comment this story Comment The end of summer is always stressful for Jordan Hubbard as he tries to find accommodation for the upcoming semester. This year is even worse: the military benefits that helped pay for his tuition and housing at New York University ended this spring. He needs the money he makes from two …

An entertainer, Daniel Anidugbe aka Kizz Daniel, has impounded a laundry service company’s delivery bus for allegedly damaging his clothes while performing services for him in Lagos State. PUNCH Metro gathered that Kizz Daniel, who recently took delivery of his clothes from the company, found that some of his clothes had been damaged. Angered by …

Communities, farmer associations, worker groups and CSOs affected by pesticide exposure have been called upon to consider litigation as a way to demand justice for damage to the environment and human health. And as a way to seek compensation from agrichemical companies and their sponsors who promote the use of highly toxic pesticides without continuous …

A six-year study of nearly 100,000 women in Botswana has provided new evidence that relatively inexpensive daily dietary supplementation of iron, folic acid and vitamins during pregnancy can reduce birth complications. Researchers have found that iron and folic acid supplementation (IFAS), as well as iron and folic acid plus essential vitamins and trace minerals (multiple …

Two of a total of six youths who were arrested by government railway police for allegedly causing riots and damaging public property at the station on June 18 during protests against the Agnipath scheme, got more than 70 percent grades in their Class 12 Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) exam according to a recent report …

Brittney Fox decided to take her toddlers to Blue Marsh Lake for the first time on Saturday, July 23, so they could cool off after the temperature soared to 97 degrees. They sat on the beach and let the wake of passing boats splash over their legs. “We were at the water’s edge maybe 15 …

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For the first time in 12 editions of the CAF Women’s Nations Cup, Nigeria’s women’s national team, the Super Falcons, have lost three matches. Nine days after WAFCON, England’s women’s national football team, Three Lionesses, also won the European Cup for the first time. These two events have similarities and differences. While Nigeria’s Super Falcons …

This story was updated at 2:35 p.m. EDT. The Bureau of Land Management stepped up roundups of feral horses and burros from federal pastures just weeks before it planned to scale back rallies in favor of fertility control. BLM in this fiscal budget cycle that began Oct. 1, 2021, has already mustered a record 15,040 …

John Deere announced that some product production would move from Ottumwa to Mexico by the end of 2023, but simultaneously announced plans to revitalize its Ottumwa plant for the future. The company announced Thursday that over the next 18 months production of John Deere Mower Conditioner mowers will shift from Ottumwa Works to the company’s …

A real estate company, Relevance Group, Lagos, has educated some young Nigerians on the need to have a wealth creation mindset wherever they are. Speaking at a wealth-building summit titled ‘Lagos Real Money’, held at KICC in Maryland, Relevance Group co-founder Dr Sunday Olorunsheyi said that if young people had a wealth creation mindset, this …

Men’s Long Jump Final, CWG HIGHLIGHTS 2022 Murali Sreeshankar becomes India’s fourth long jump medalist at the Commonwealth Games. He joins Suresh Babu (1978 – bronze), Anju Bobby George (2002 – bronze) and MA Prajusha (2010 – silver) on this list. A great finish in his first CWG appearance. പൊളിച്ചു മോനെ 🔥 Murali Sreeshankar wins …

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the following appointments: Pam Chueh, 52, of Sacramento, has been appointed State Chief Equity Officer at the California Government Operations Agency. Chueh has served as Executive Director of the WarmLine Family Resource Center since 2020. She served as Director of the Assembly Scholars Program at California State University, …

POSITION TITLE: Regional Communications Manager, West and Central Africa TEAM/PROGRAM: WCA ACCM LOCATION: Dakar, Senegal CLASS: 3 DURATION OF CONTRACT: Indefinite CHILD PROTECTION : Level 3: the job holder will have contact with children and/or young people either frequently (eg once a week or more) or intensively (eg four days in a month or more …

Supercars at The Bend A shareholder in the consortium that owns Supercars is about to sell itself. Speedcafe.com understands that the person concerned is in fact Sydney property magnate Brian Boyd, who is also co-owner of the Australian Racing Group (ARG). ARG was thought to hold a 30% share of Racing Australia Consolidated Enterprises (RACE), …

GABORONE (XINHUA) – Based in Gaborone, the capital city of Botswana, the Botswana Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (BSPCA) rescues stray animals that have been abandoned by their owners and roam the streets. “We receive reports of stray dogs and bring them to the shelter; we do our best to find good …

The federal government is trying to block a civil servants’ pension claim that threatens to cost the Commonwealth up to $8 billion. Key points: Court examines whether civil servants are entitled to billions more in superpayments Up to 10,000 civil servants could be affected by the claim The feds are trying to block the payments, …

MELVILLE, NY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world’s largest provider of healthcare solutions to dental and medical practitioners, today announced the appointment of Mark Hillebrandt as Vice President and chief digital revenue officer, leading the effort to drive e-commerce revenue growth and business profitability. Mr. Hillebrandt, who joined Henry Schein in 2018, will be …

Whatsapp picture on time The Institute of Directors Ghana IoD is seeking stakeholder involvement in a Directors Charter Bill, aimed at promoting director professionalism in Ghana. The Bill, according to IoD Chairman, Rockson Dogbegah, when passed, would establish IoD-Gh as the statutory body responsible for setting standards for the practice of corporate governance in Ghana. …

                 Ionier (ASX:INR) signed a binding 5-year lithium off-take agreement with Prime Planet Energy & Solutions. The company is a battery joint venture between Toyota Motor and Panasonic. Ioneer Executive Chairman James Calaway said, “Ioneer is grateful to announce another key milestone for our …