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From Russian Elites, No Sign of Broad Challenge to Putin

Jun 23, 2022

Aleksandr Y. Lebedev looks like a prime target for sanctions meant to prompt Russia’s elites to turn against the Kremlin. He is a onetime billionaire and a former K.G.B. agent with deep connections both in Russia’s ruling class and in the West; his son owns British newspapers and is a member of the House of Lords. But Mr. Lebedev has a message for anyone expecting him to now try to bring down President Vladimir V. Putin: “It’s not going to work.” In that matter, he insists, he is ...read more

Gloria Estefan Shades Jennifer Lopez Over Super Bowl Halftime Comments

Jun 23, 2022

Gloria Estefan, left, and Jennifer Lopez (Photo: Frazer Harrison via Getty Images/Dia Dipasupil via Getty Images) Gloria Estefan, left, and Jennifer Lopez (Photo: Frazer Harrison via Getty Images/Dia Dipasupil via Getty Images) Gloria’s gonna get you. Gloria Estefan had no qualms about poking a little fun at actor-singer Jennifer Lopez  during an episode of “Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen” on Tuesday. During one segment, Cohen asked the Cuban American icon wh ...read more

Diet: Experts offer five ‘time-efficient’ steps to eat healthy on-the-go

Jun 23, 2022

Published on 23 June 2022 Author These staples can include carbohydrates such as rice, quinoa, nuts, and dried fruits. Canned goods such as beans, chopped vegetables and chickpeas are also a good option for a protein-filled salad. Waste-not, want-not Experts noted that if time slips away on an allotted meal prepping day, leftovers are a good trick to repurpose. “Rather than chucking out what’s left, consider boxing it up, adding some greens and usi ...read more

Rising at CAGR of 14.5% from 2022 to 2030, Vendor Risk

Jun 23, 2022

TOKYO, June 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Global Vendor Risk Management Market size accounted for USD 5,712 Mn in 2021 and is expected to reach USD 18,820 Mn by 2030 with a considerable CAGR of 14.5% during the forecast timeframe of 2022 to 2030. Over the years, businesses have begun to outsource important functions to vendors, which can provide both advantages and drawbacks. The COVID-19 outbreak, the cyber-attack, and subsequent ransom breaches have all widened the spectrum of supplier ...read more

Boris Johnson accuses critics of Rwanda deportation policy of ‘condescending attitudes’ towards African nation

Jun 23, 2022

Boris Johnson has accused detractors of his Rwanda deportation policy of having “condescending attitudes” towards the African nation, as the prime minister said he hopes to use his visit to Kigali to change minds. Mr Johnson said Rwanda ‘s hosting of the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting (CHOGM) was “an opportunity for us all to understand what the partnership has to offer, what Rwandans have to offer, and help to shed some of those condescending attitudes towards Rwanda”. ...read more

Rep. Eric Swalwell Shares Recording Of Death Threat After Marjorie Taylor Greene Attack

Jun 23, 2022

Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.) shared an audio recording of a disturbing threat Wednesday that he said he received because of false statements made by Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.). “Marjorie loves to play the victim. But she’s an inciter of violence. Her constant attacks — even after the FBI said I was never suspected of wrongdoing — lead to threatening calls like this,” he tweeted alongside the audio clip. “This caller from today threatened to kill my three children.” In t ...read more

Leading In-Home Care and Senior Care Franchise Always Best

Jun 23, 2022

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J., June 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Viventium, a SaaS-based human capital management solution that provides a remarkable user experience and award-winning software, has been selected as a preferred vendor by Always Best Care, an award-winning in-home care, senior care, assisted living placement services, and skilled home health care franchise. The adoption of Viventium software will provide Always Best Care franchisees with an opportunity to streamline their administrativ ...read more

How abortion law changes could affect your birth control

Jun 23, 2022

The Des Moines Register The Iowa Supreme Court has spoken Now all eyes turn to the U.S. Supreme Court — and Gov. Kim Reynolds on whether she'll call a special session. Associated Press Tribal woman likely to be India's next ceremonial president A woman representing India’s poor tribal community is likely to be the country’s next president after the governing Bharatiya Janata Party picked Draupadi Murmu as its candidate. The presidency is a cerem ...read more

A look back at the Colorado Avalanche sweaters over the years

Jun 23, 2022

DENVER — The Colorado Avalanche’s jerseys have remained fairly consistent over their 27 years as a team compared to some others – with some tweaks along the way. But there have been some interesting alternate jerseys that some love and others love to hate. With the Avalanche back in the Stanley Cup Final for the first time since their 2001 victory, we’re taking a look back at the Avs’ sweaters and uniforms over the years. We also talked with Todd Radom, a sports logo designer who has ...read more

Atos awarded MareNostrum5 supercomputer contract by EuroHPC

Jun 23, 2022

Paris, France – June 23 , 202 2 – Atos, leading a consortium of technology suppliers, today announces that it has been chosen to provide the pre-exascale system to be hosted by the Barcelona Supercomputing Center, in Spain , as part of the EuroHPC JU (European High Performance Computing Joint Undertaking). MareNostrum5 will rank amongst the world’s top supercomputers and will pave the way toward exascale capabilities: the next supercomputing era.  This new system will support t ...read more

Ceyenne Doroshow’s ‘Cooking in Heels’ Is a Culinary Ode to Black Trans Womanhood

Jun 23, 2022

The next three months were full of mistrials and a media storm from the local press, mischaracterizing Doroshow as a deceitful “man in women’s clothing.” After that she was sent to an all-male prison—an unfortunate circumstance that’s still familiar to far too many trans women. “I was serving 30 days for a $5 bag of marijuana,” she says. “Policing at its finest.” Suddenly a convict for what should have been a misdemeanor, Doroshow knew that the powers that be were making an ex ...read more

215-pound invasive Burmese python is heaviest to be found in Florida, biologists say

Jun 23, 2022

A Burmese python nearly 18 feet long and weighing 215 pounds has been caught in the Everglades, and it sets a weight record for the troublesome invasive species in Florida, according to The Conservancy of Southwest Florida. The non-profit conservancy announced the find June 22, and reports the female also carried a record number of eggs: 122 were developing in her abdomen. Average for female pythons in southwestern Florida is 45 eggs per clutch, the conservancy says. As for size comparisons, Bu ...read more

Optical Transport Network Equipment Market Forecast Report 2020: USD 16.64 Billion Market Growth Opportunity by 2024 | Technavio

Jun 23, 2022

NEW YORK , June 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The optical transport network equipment market size is expected to grow by USD 16.64 billion from 2019 to 2024, progressing at a CAGR of 16% as per the latest market report by Technavio. The key factor driving growth in the optical transport network equipment market is the growing mobile data traffic. The global smartphone market has been seeing massive growth since 2010. Internet-based smartphone applications that are used by end consum ...read more

Canada hopes to spur action at Commonwealth to address impact of Russian war: Goodale

Jun 23, 2022

KIGALI, Rwanda – Canada’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom Ralph Goodale says the Canadian delegation hopes to make an impact in critical conversations about climate change and global food insecurity among Commonwealth nations in Rwanda this week. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Foreign Affairs Minister Mélanie Joly arrived in the capital Kigali on Wednesday evening to attend the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting over the next three days. They’ve expressed that t ...read more

HDFC Life Introduces ‘Cardiac Risk Assessment at Home’ to Ease Medicals

Jun 23, 2022

This offering from HDFC Life has the potential to be the test modality which is equivalent to CTMT* in cardiac risk assessment  Tests can be done from the comfort of one’s home Professional, real-time monitoring of tests  Minimal time and superior experience HDFC Life, one of India’s leading life insurers has launched an innovative service that promises convenience to individuals who have to undergo medicals while applying for an HDFC Life insurance polic ...read more