Society and People

Society and People

  • Supersonic hits quiet mode on its summer party September 25, 2021 9:21 am Japan Times American DJ Steve Aoki summed up the weird and wild vibe of the Supersonic festival during his Sunday night headlining performance. “This is the most energetic, quietest show I’ve ever played,” Aoki said with a little laugh late into his set. “Very …
  • #VaxTheNation campaign the key to live music returning September 25, 2021 7:16 am RiotACT MusicACT has joined a nationwide campaign encouraging Australians to get vaccinated for COVID-19. Image: MusicACT. MusicACT is working with a coalition of top music organisations across Australia on #VaxTheNation, a campaign drawing on the power of …
  • Newly-recruited terrorist attacks civilian in J&K; police jump into action, neutralise threat in hours [details] September 23, 2021 9:46 pm International Business Times Newly-recruited terrorist attacks civilian in J&K A newly recruited terrorist, who was involved in a firing incident on Wednesday night, has been killed in an encounter by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district on early Thursday …
  • MoS Home reviews security scenario in J&K; emphasises restoring lasting peace in valley [details] September 23, 2021 9:42 pm International Business Times Newly-recruited terrorist attacks civilian in J&K Amid reports of a high alert sounded by the intelligence agencies regarding the cross-border movement of terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir ahead of festival season, Union Minister of State for Home, Ajay …
  • Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines could soon be approved for children ages 5-11 September 23, 2021 11:25 am Mississippi Today Pfizer announced this week that its COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective for children ages 5-11, meaning the vaccine could be approved for children as early as the end of October.  Trial results announced on Monday showed a comparable immune response in …
  • Sept. 23 September 23, 2021 8:51 am CBC/Radio-Canada Signs for a voting station and COVID-19 vaccine clinic sit side-by-side in Kingston on Monday, election day. (Lars Hagberg/Reuters) Highlights: Ontario's vaccine passport has launched. Pfizer-BioNTech say their COVID-19 vaccine is safe, protective …
  • Divorced Sask. parents fight in court over COVID-19 vaccination for teen daughter September 23, 2021 8:23 am CBC/Radio-Canada A judge has ruled the 13-year-old child of divorced Saskatoon parents should be vaccinated against COVID-19, despite legal opposition from the girl's mother. The father said his daughter was initially excited to receive her shot, but was then " …
  • Truth & justice should prevail over narrow ethnic politics :: L B Singh September 23, 2021 12:07 am E-Pao Sense of truth and justice should prevail over the narrow ethnic politics for peace and prosperity of Manipur L B Singh * “If you are emotionally attached to your tribe, religion, or political leaning to the point that truth and justice became secondary …
  • Health Overnight Health Care — Presented by Indivior — J&J says booster gives stronger protection September 22, 2021 1:50 pm The Hill Welcome to Tuesday’s Overnight Health Care, where we’re following the latest moves on policy and news affecting your health. Subscribe here: thehill.com/newsletter-signup. It's lockdown-lickin' good. A pair of men in New Zealand were arrested …
  • Nater cruises to third straight term as Perth-Wellington MP September 22, 2021 3:25 am The Mitchell Advocate Breadcrumb Trail Links News Local News Author of the article: Cory Smith With his wife Justine and children Caroline, Ainsley and Bennett watching proudly, re-elected Perth-Wellington MP John Nater gives his acceptance speech at the Mitchell Golf & …
  • WORLD RHINO DAY: Saving rhinos is a litmus test for tackling organised crime and corruption in South Africa September 22, 2021 12:43 am Daily Maverick The threats rhinos face are ultimately symptoms of far deeper ills afflicting the country and a litmus test of South Africa’s ability to tackle broader organised crime and corruption. (Photo: Julian Rademeyer) In the 11 years since one of the world’s most- …
  • Community mourns youth worker killed in Regent Park triple shooting September 21, 2021 6:50 pm CBC/Radio-Canada Thane Murray was a well-known and much loved youth worker who was "always there" for the children in his community. Now, the families the 27-year-old has helped are left mourning his "senseless" death in a triple shooting in Regent Park …
  • Peace River & District Farmers Markets: a “safe, affordable venue” September 20, 2021 10:24 pm Record Gazette Breadcrumb Trail Links News Local News Author of the article: Postmedia Staff Folks attended the Peace River Farmers Market on September 18 at the West Hill Plaza. Photo by SUPPLIED Article content The tenacity of organizers and vendors at Peace River …
  • How Did Portland Become an Art City with So Few Art Museums? Monthly September 20, 2021 12:59 am Oregon State News.Net The word “artsy,” thank god, has mostly fallen out of vogue. But talk to an out-of-towner about Portland, and there’s a not-insignificant chance the imprecise descriptor pops up. Even after the events of 2020, some permutation of “artsy”—“creative,” “ …
  • Want a better steak sauce? Reach for the fruit chutney and Worcestershire September 19, 2021 10:33 pm Salon Prior to moving to Louisville, I'd never heard of Henry Bain. His sauce, however, is stuff of local legend. Stout little bottles are neatly stocked next to the A1 and Lea & Perrins Worcestershire sauce at local supermarkets. Steakhouses across the …
  • Board games: Is a cosy directors’ club a risk to corporate Australia? September 19, 2021 8:24 pm The Age Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size Power shifts, flows and recombines and nowhere more so than inside Australia’s corporate boardrooms. As millions of retail shareholders prepare for the annual general meeting season, which kicks off in …
  • I'm not an anti-vaxxer but vaccine passports treat me like I am September 19, 2021 8:17 am CBC/Radio-Canada This First Person column is written by Codi Darnell, who had an adverse reaction to the COVID-19 vaccine. For more information about CBC's First Person stories, please see the FAQ.  Like most Canadians, I was eager for the COVID 19 vaccine rollout  — …
  • LBS alumni group offers free medical care to Lagos community September 19, 2021 2:59 am Punch The Lagos Business School Alumni, AMP 26 (Class of 2014) team, on Saturday offered free medical services to residents of Oworonsoki town as part of its corporate social responsibility. The Chairman, Corporate Social Responsibility Committee of the AMP 26, …
  • Be Combat-Ready With a Mediterranean Diet September 18, 2021 1:15 am Financial Gazette COVID-19 cases are down in Zimbabwe, and the re-start button has been pressed. For now, the wily and efficient Delta variant is being held at bay, and we can return to the gym, visit a spa, and enjoy an early supper at the restaurant down the road. Movie …
  • Haitians stuck in Texas extend Biden's immigration woes September 17, 2021 10:46 pm Texas State News.Net The growing group of Haitians massing under a bridge in Texas under increasingly squalid conditions is worsening President BidenJoe BidenUN meeting with US, France canceled over scheduling issue Schumer moves to break GOP blockade on Biden's State …