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  • Indirect impacts of COVID-19 pandemic take significant toll on children January 24, 2022 10:49 pm Newswise — Researchers have warned that children and adolescents must not be left behind in Australia’s COVID-19 recovery plans given the negative indirect impacts of the pandemic on this age group detailed in a new brief and research review by the Murdoch …
  • A Unique NFT Art Collection Aims to Create Awareness Around Mental Health Issues January 24, 2022 10:24 pm The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Jan 24, 2022 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- United States - WoundsNFT is delighted to announce the launch of their brand-new collection of the NFTs, with an underlying objective …
  • Why the ‘good vibes only’ culture is making you miserable January 24, 2022 10:13 pm In her new book, Toxic Positivity, out today, she distinguishes between healthy positivity, which makes space for both reality and hope and toxic positivity, which demands happiness and denies other emotions. “It forces us to suppress emotions, which can …
  • These Shellfish Could Kill You January 24, 2022 10:11 pm On a cool morning in August, Stephen Payton stood at the edge of a dock in Seldovia, Alaska, dragging a fine, conical net at the end of a pole through the rippling ocean water. Screaming crows and gulls wheeled above us in the damp air, as the long-limbed …
  • The Problem with a Deeply Entrenched Neoclassical Orthodoxy By Oren M. Levin-Waldman January 24, 2022 10:08 pm Listen to SocioEconomic Research Prof. Oren M. Levin-Waldman’s discussion of his most recent essay, “The Problem with a Deeply Entrenched Neoclassical Orthodoxy” this Wednesday, January 26, 2022. He can be heard every second Wednesday morning from 10-11am …
  • Chancellor Goldsmith to study reasons behind enrollment decline in young men January 24, 2022 10:01 pm Students walk on campus in this Clovis Community College photo. College enrollment has taken a dip at the national level, and in the Central Valley, community colleges are studying who is stepping back from their education and why.  According to a November …
  • Giving low-income US families $4000 a year boosts child brain activity January 24, 2022 9:45 pm By Jason Arunn Murugesu Improvements in brain activity related to increased family income can be seen in children as young as 1 Shutterstock Giving low-income families more money changes a child’s brain activity, and the effect can be seen by a child’s …
  • Four people killed in shooting at house party near Los Angeles January 24, 2022 9:30 pm Four people were killed and one was wounded when multiple shooters opened fire at a house party near Los Angeles over the weekend, authorities said. Police in Inglewood, a historically Black city of about 100,000 near LA, responded to reports of shots …
  • Op-Ed: Building a better Kentucky means putting kids first January 24, 2022 9:08 pm Lt. Gov. Jacqueline Coleman In Kentucky, we are known for setting records – most notably in college sports, horse racing and the bourbon industry. Keeping with that theme, the first half of Governor Beshear’s and my term has been one for the record books. …
  • Trade can improve Jordan's economic burdens made worse by refugees January 24, 2022 8:54 pm The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan is a critical ally for the United States in the Middle East, but our foreign assistance hasn’t been focused on helping Jordan to combat its economic challenges. During a recent meeting, Secretary of State Antony …
  • World Cancer Day: Let's talk about equity January 24, 2022 8:39 pm People around the world are getting ready to take part in activities on February 4 to raise awareness of cancer prevention and access to treatment and care. The theme of this year's World Cancer Day, "Close the Care Gap"is a call to action to …
  • ‘He Was a Good Son’: COVID-19 Amplified Jackson Violence, Inequities for Black Families January 24, 2022 8:04 pm Left to right: Shaneika Green, Odella Green, Shirley Green and Sheneika’s grandchildren, Tramaine Green and Queenshley Langston, stand with a photo of her son, Tramaine Green, who died from gun violence in South Jackson in July 2020. Photo by Acacia Clark …
  • Report ranks Alabama among worst states to raise children January 24, 2022 6:44 pm DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — Alabama currently ranks 43rd in the nation for the best place to raise a family, according to a report by WalletHub. Some of the metrics used to decide this are family fun, health and safety, education, and affordability. Alabama …
  • Murphy Administration Launches Development of $1 Billion Water Infrastructure Investment Plan (22/P001) January 24, 2022 6:29 pm (22/P001) TRENTON – New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Shawn M. LaTourette today announced the launch of the state’s Water Infrastructure Investment Plan. This innovative effort aims to better understand and resolve water …
  • From 1 to 1,889,757 cases with no end in sight: Inside Australia's two-year fight with COVID January 24, 2022 6:24 pm Two years ago today, Australia first joined the COVID club. We'd been hearing about a strange new virus circulating in a Chinese city — little known outside the country at the time — for a few weeks, as it grew from a cluster of a pneumonia-like …
  • Op-Ed | This tragedy defines us, but it doesn’t have to! January 24, 2022 5:37 pm What if I told you acknowledging how New York City dropped the ball on the Fordham Heights fire victims could lead to transformation of deficit framing applied to tragedy victims in Black, Indigenous, people of color (BIPOC) communities, move New York City …
  • Neighborhood socioeconomic disadvantage linked to adverse weight development in children January 24, 2022 5:13 pm A new study shows that living in a neighborhood socioeconomic disadvantage is a risk factor for adverse weight development in children under school age. Researchers studied the connection between neighborhoods' socioeconomic status and children's …
  • Tom Friedman and Israel will save US democracy and blow your mind January 24, 2022 4:54 pm Back in 2009, heavily remunerated multi-Pulitzer-Prize-winning New York Times foreign affairs columnist Thomas Friedman – who has been employed by the US newspaper of record since 1981 – wrote with characteristic eloquence: “Many big bad things happen in …
  • Despite public opposition, plans for Ajax Asphalt plant move forward January 24, 2022 4:45 pm Posted on Jan 24, 2022 By Harold C. Ford Public opposition and appeals to state and Federal regulatory agencies have thus far failed to derail plans for an asphalt plant in Genesee Township very near northeast Flint. An air permit was approved by the …
  • Crisis in Myanmar: Violent deadlock leaves millions in need January 24, 2022 4:33 pm Population: 54.8 million 14.4 million people in need of humanitarian aid 60% loss in value of Kyat currency since September 2021 8,000 arrested, 1,100 killed in crackdown 5/5 score for severity of aid access constraints Myanmar returns to the IRC’s …
  • The Comfort of Faith, the Insurgency of Hope, and the Promise of Success January 24, 2022 4:25 pm 4 hours ago Comments Off on The Comfort of Faith, the Insurgency of Hope, and the Promise of Success 8 Views By Toyin Falola   When I speak to young people, it is always a delight because it is an avenue to cultivate their minds and leave a lasting impact …
  • Supreme Court to hear cases against Harvard, UNC, for alleged admissions discrimination January 24, 2022 4:16 pm Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The Supreme Court Monday agreed to hear two cases against U.S. colleges for allegedly "penalizing Asian American …
  • Men who worry lots in middle age at greater risk of heart disease later in life, experts find January 24, 2022 3:52 pm Men who worry more in middle age are more likely to suffer heart disease and type 2 diabetes later in life, scientists have found. Boston University researchers tracked 1,500 men, who had an average age of 53, for up to 40 years.  Participants who were …
  • What We Know About the HP Families PAC January 24, 2022 3:49 pm Park Cities residents have reported receiving mailers from the HP Families political action committee (PAC).  In advertisements, PAC supporters describe themselves as “a group of parents and community members speaking up for academic excellence in HPISD.” …
  • Ministry of Health declares Collingwood, Ont. as area of high need for physicians January 24, 2022 2:37 pm Ontario’s Ministry of Health has declared the Town of Collingwood as an area of high physician need. The Joint Municipal Physician Recruitment and Retention Committee (JMPRRC), Chair June Porter, and Vice-Chair Yvonne Hamlin announced the news on Friday. “ …
  • Teaching about Racism Is Essential for Education January 24, 2022 2:36 pm Elected officials who campaigned against critical race theory (CRT), the study of how social structures perpetuate racial inequality and injustice, are being sworn into office all over the U.S. These candidates captured voters’ attention by vilifying CRT, …
  • Senate OKs House resolutions granting amnesty to MILF, MNLF and ABB rebels January 24, 2022 1:55 pm The Senate approved on Monday, Jan. 24 three House concurring resolutions granting amnesty to members of two Muslim rebel groups and the Rebolusyunaryong Partido ng Manggagawa ng Pilipinas/Revolutionary Proletarian Army/Alex Boncayao Brigade. With …
  • Economic Impact of Cook Medical's new Indy manufacturing site estimated at $25.9 Million January 24, 2022 1:54 pm INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Indiana University's Public Policy Institute (PPI) estimates that Bloomington, Indiana based Cook Medical's medical device manufacturing facility nearing completion at 38th & Sheridan in …
  • A look at youth mental health prior to the COVID-19 pandemic January 24, 2022 1:47 pm INDIANA – A Surgeon General’s Advisory is a public statement that calls the American people’s attention to an urgent public health issue and provides recommendations for how it should be addressed. Advisories are reserved for significant public health …
  • Priority areas for public-private collab on PH recovery cited January 24, 2022 12:53 pm MANILA - The government and the private sector need to collaborate to help improve the prospects for economic recovery, increase productivity in the country, and respond to climate change, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said in a …
  • Climate activist, Obasi rallies African youths to demand more commitment in effort against climate change January 24, 2022 12:22 pm Prince Emeka Obasi Jnr., a climate activist and founder of ‘Our Tomorrow Foundation,’ a non governmental organisation leading an African focused campaign against climate chance, has emphasized the need for the youths of the continent to wake up to the …
  • Next-Generation Antibody Market Revenue To Cross USD 12,050.13 million by 2028 Says, The Insight Partners January 24, 2022 12:04 pm Oncology Segment, by Therapeutic Area, to Lead Market during 2021–2028 NEW YORK, UNITED STATES, January 24, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- According to The Insight Partners new research study on “Next-Generation Antibody Market Forecast to 2028 – …
  • Nigerian Disability Rights Acts: 3 years after; Prospects and challenges January 24, 2022 11:41 am There had been several years of negligence by the Government of Nigeria until, in 2018, when President Muhammadu Buhari finally assented to the Discrimination against Persons with Disabilities (Prohibition) Act 2018, also known as National Disability Act). …
  • Occupational Health Market Size, $5,493.39 Million by 2028 Lead by Hearing Loss Due to Noise Segment, 3.2% CAGR - Exclusive Research Report by The Insight Partners January 24, 2022 11:17 am New York, Jan. 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- According to our new research study on “Occupational Health Market Forecast to 2028 – COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis – by Type (Work Induced Stress, Asbestosis, Hearing Loss Due to Noise, Disorders Caused …
  • NIMC to ‘specially’ capture 35 million Nigerians with disabilities January 24, 2022 10:59 am Over 35 million Nigerians with disabilities are yet to fully enroll in the ongoing exercise. This move has been applauded by the Executive Secretary of the National Commission for Persons with Disabilities (NCPWD), Mr. James David Lalu, whose commission …
  • Up to 70% of Children in Developing Countries to Be Left Unable to Read? January 24, 2022 10:29 am Development & Aid, Economy & Trade, Education, Global, Headlines, Labour, Poverty & SDGs Education Credit: Shafiqul Alam Kiron/IPS MADRID, Jan 24 2022 (IPS) - “Unless we take action, the share of children leaving school in developing …
  • Current, former 1st-generation college students recount ‘overlooked’ experiences at Penn State January 24, 2022 9:58 am For Gabrielle Davis, being a first-generation student at Penn State means “breaking boundaries” for her family and being “limitless” and “optimistic.” As the first individual from her family to pursue higher education, Davis (sophomore-biology) said the …
  • SA leader scholarship surpasses compensation at peer schools January 24, 2022 9:56 am The Student Association’s president and vice president received scholarships for the academic year that surpassed compensation totals provided to student leaders at several of GW’s peer universities. The Office of Financial Assistance awarded SA President …
  • Hall of Krame: Breaking Down Dartmouth Athletics' Geographical Diversity January 24, 2022 8:37 am Justin Kramer explores the geographic breakdown of Big Green rosters in this installment of “Hall of Krame.” by Justin Kramer | 1/24/22 2:05am Similar to Dartmouth’s general admissions officers, Big Green head coaches often travel and make calls …
  • Vickers takes reins of UAB Health System January 24, 2022 8:32 am Dr. Selwyn Vickers, senior vice president for medicine and dean of the Heersink School of Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, has assumed the role of CEO of both the UAB Health System and the UAB/Ascension St. Vincent’s Alliance, while …
  • The UN’s Vital Role in Afghanistan January 24, 2022 7:51 am Armed Conflicts, Asia-Pacific, Featured, Global Governance, Headlines, IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse, Peace, TerraViva United Nations Opinion A mother and her children fled conflict in Lashkargah and now live in a displaced persons camp in Kandahar, …
  • Chua to focus on 3 priorities January 24, 2022 7:27 am Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Karl Kendrick T. Chua said he will focus the remaining months of his term on pushing top three priorities — help improve the prospects for economic recovery, increase productivity in the country, and respond to climate …
  • Scientists aim to improve sea ice predictions’ accuracy, access January 24, 2022 7:08 am Residents of Utqiagvik return by snow machine fromm the lead at the edge of the shore-fast ice. Image-Andy Mahoney/UAF Geophysical InstituteSea ice predictions have improved markedly since the founding of an international forecasting and monitoring …
  • Cyril stands firm with NEC backing January 24, 2022 5:45 am Another analyst, Prof Tinyiko Maluleke, said while Ramaphosa had received support and expressed his views against Sisulu’s missives, it was clear that he was still pedantic about taking action against her. “I believe the issue is more complex and both the …
  • Like all African countries, South Africa finally takes a dip into World Bank-IMF debt January 24, 2022 5:41 am For many years, the South African government argued that it didn’t need to approach foreign financial institutions such as the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank for help because public finances – even though they were weak – could still fund …
  • Welcome gender lens January 24, 2022 4:32 am WORDS have power. Say something often enough, and it will manifest. This is why, despite the mounting, valid critique, Pakistan’s first-ever National Security Policy should be commended. “The security of Pakistan rests in the security of its citizens.” …
  • Determining evolution of COVID-19 mortality rates using machine-learning January 24, 2022 2:45 am In a recent study posted to the medRxiv* preprint server, a team of researchers predicts the evolution of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) mortality rates across countries using a biological science-guided machine learning-based approach. Study: …
  • LaunchX teaches young entrepreneurs resilience during the pandemic January 24, 2022 1:51 am The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Jan 23, 2022 (Baden Bower News) -- How LaunchX gives students the tools they need to deal with adversity "An entrepreneurial mindset is about adaptability and …
  • Employers Broke The Social Contract - And Response January 23, 2022 11:29 pm Along with our trust, most employers are going to need to give those who participated in the great resignation something to hold onto. The cliché during the pandemic is that we’re all in the same storm, not the same boat. Some of you are in yachts while …
  • First Quantum Computing Guidelines Introduced as Investment into Sector Increases, WEF Reports January 23, 2022 10:43 pm National governments have reportedly invested more than $25 billion into quantum computing research and more than $1 billion in VC deals have closed in the past year – “more than the past three years combined,” according to an update shared by the World …
  • Dallas’ long pursuit of social justice January 23, 2022 10:37 pm Throughout the State of the City series, this newspaper has identified key challenges facing Dallas: making the city safer; reducing homelessness; educating children; building jobs and a sustainable economy that works for all; and narrowing persistent …
  • Hakla-DI Khan Motorway: A milestone achievement on Western Route of CPEC January 23, 2022 7:12 pm ISLAMABAD: The completion of Hakla-DI Khan Motorway has proved a milestone achievement on the Western Route of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) for providing fast connectivity to the locals as well as paving the way for preparing the shortest …
  • Osun alleviating poverty through social intervention programmes – Oyetola January 23, 2022 6:34 pm By Sunday Oguntuyi, Osogbo Osun State governor, Gboyega Oyetola has said the various social intervention programmes by his administration is geared towards poverty alleviation in the state. Oyetola said this during an engagement programme organised by the …
  • Australian children facing ‘generation-defining disruption’ due to pandemic, experts say January 23, 2022 5:28 pm The indirect effects of the pandemic on children and adolescents are as substantial – if not more so – than the impact of being infected with Covid-19, paediatricians say. A research review from the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute led by …
  • How bad is crime in Colorado? We examined 35 years of data to put today’s trends in context. January 23, 2022 2:56 pm Is Colorado less safe than it used to be? The answer is not as simple as the question seems. It depends on where you live, who you ask and against which decade you’re comparing today’s crime. Colorado, like many other states, has experienced shocking …
  • The Monarchy: An Institution That Can Unite All Ethiopians January 23, 2022 2:22 pm Gizachew Tiruneh, Ph. D. January 22, 2022 After a year-long civil war that has cost Ethiopia the lives of hundreds of thousands of people as well as the destruction of infrastructure, valuable educational and health facilities, and private and governmental …
  • From teen mom to UG graduate January 23, 2022 1:21 pm –mother of two overcomes challenges to become role model for daughters WHEN 26-year-old Onecia Bacchus got pregnant at just 16, while still at school, she faced a lot of challenges in continuing her academic pursuits, but she rose above it to obtain an …
  • Prison time speeds up aging process, University of Iowa researcher finds January 23, 2022 12:57 pm For a creature foraging on the savannah 3 million years ago, a racing heart, flushed skin and a bad taste in the mouth — stress responses — were useful for avoiding predators. A University of Iowa researcher and his colleagues have found that similar …
  • Ethnic tensions are mounting in Bosnia-Herzegovina again - Boise State Public Radio January 23, 2022 11:36 am SCOTT SIMON, HOST: More than a quarter century ago, the U.S. brokered a peace in Bosnia-Herzegovina to end a war that cost about a hundred thousand lives. I covered the siege of Sarajevo. Many of those of us who covered that war will never forget the …
  • Majority of Americans View Domestic Terrorism and Right-Wing Militias as a Threat - Poll January 23, 2022 9:51 am Registration was successful! Please follow the link from the email sent to Send again https://sputniknews.com/20220123/majority-of-americans-view-domestic-terrorism-and-right-wing-militias-as-a-threat---poll-1092458709.html Majority of …
  • Hochul: Kensington Expressway project would help 'reunite communities & right the wrongs of the past' January 23, 2022 4:29 am Sat, Jan 22nd 2022 05:05 pm NYSDOT begins federally required process on Kensington Expressway; will assess alternatives for restoring historic Humboldt Parkway and examine options to reconnect neighborhoods divided by Kensington's construction Gov. …
  • 2022 Budget: What prospects for Nigeria’s economy? January 23, 2022 3:23 am In the view of analysts, the much hyped 2022 Budget of Economic Growth and Sustainability may not take Nigerians to the land of promise given its weak socioeconomic fundamentals. In this report, Ibrahim Apekhade Yusuf examines the issues. With the signing …
  • Maryland gives itself B-minus for adapting to climate change in coastal areas January 23, 2022 1:54 am Maryland Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles called the Maryland Coastal Adaptation Report Card “groundbreaking” and “one of the most important steps we can take to track coastal resilience and accelerate climate progress in Maryland.” This content was …
  • Discourse on future of local governance in Nigeria January 22, 2022 11:56 pm Tunji Olaopa Published 23 January 2022 The death just occurred of Professor Alex Gboyega, a retired professor of political science at the University of Ibadan. His is the latest in the series of deaths of prominent Nigerians that have overshadowed the …
  • Clarity of identity and mission January 22, 2022 10:25 pm The story is told about a man who mixed up his greeting cards to his friends. To the one whose wife just died, he sent the greeting: “Enjoy your new life!” To the one who just got married, he sent the card that said: “With deepest sympathy.” —————— In …
  • Youth unemployment in India Post Covid-19 January 22, 2022 4:25 pm MUMBAI, 21 JANUARY 2022 – The world’s biggest democracy faces a crisis. India’s economy cannot provide enough jobs for job seekers. A higher unemployment rate might lead to a scarcity of goods and services offered in India. The Centre for Monitoring Indian …
  • Build to rent’s glitzy goldrush raises fears for social housing January 22, 2022 4:04 pm The Keel, a converted former HMRC office block overlooking Liverpool’s waterfront, is billed as the solution to dull, impersonal renting. Tenants in the block of 240 new flats can fake a sun-kissed glow on video calls by dialling in from its new “Zoom room …
  • Haves and have-nots: What the suburbs that suffer most in a pandemic have in common January 22, 2022 2:46 pm Barnes found each percentage point increase in the proportion of blue-collar workers in an LGA led to one additional coronavirus case for every 183 people living in the area. In Sydney, this translated to an additional 848 cases for every percentage-point …
  • How unrest in Bedouin villages poses a threat to Israel's government January 22, 2022 11:14 am The Negev's Bedouin demonstrations first re-erupted on January 9 in opposition to an afforestation (tree planting) project by the quasi-governmental body called the Jewish National Fund (JNF) in what Israel calls "disputed lands." They …
  • France’s Anti-Immigrant Populism Misses the Point January 22, 2022 10:26 am (MENAFN- Syndication Bureau) By Oussama Romdhani Electoral debates in France have always been drawn to the issue of immigration. But never has an electoral campaign so disproportionately dealt with migration and identity-related concerns as the current one …
  • Group urges FG to sustain fuel subsidy, politicians to embrace peace January 22, 2022 9:59 am The Organization of Muslim Unity (OMU) has appealed to the Federal Government (FG) to sustain fuel subsidy due to the adverse economic effects on removal on the public, while calling on political stakeholders to embrace peace in the incoming elections. The …
  • Public outrage over the unvaccinated is driving a crisis in bioethics January 22, 2022 9:08 am The pandemic has triggered a new debate over what used to be a settled principle of bioethics — that you don't treat patients differently based on past behaviour that may have contributed to their condition. "The core fundamental principle of …
  • Group urges FG to retain fuel subsidy January 22, 2022 8:25 am The Organisation of Muslim Unity (OMU) has appealed to the Federal Government not to remove fuel subsidy because of spiral adverse economic effects on citizens. The group however advised the govtnment to come up with a robust plan for economic …
  • Still On Nigeria’s Electricity Crisis BY JEROME-MARIO UTOMI January 22, 2022 8:25 am Similar to history which according to historians, is an unending dialogue between the present and the past through a continuous process of interaction between the historian and his facts to assist the anxious enquirer improve the present and future based …
  • 2023; North Central, PDP and the Coming Victory January 22, 2022 8:15 am Post Views: 53 History does matter and has shown clearly that ordinary calculation can be upturned by extraordinary personalities. Working under this assumption, it will not be considered an overstatement to conclude that the People Democratic Party (PDP), …
  • The Ultra-Orthodox and Climate Change: Little Awareness, Great Results January 22, 2022 8:00 am The Haredi sector stocks on plasticware but generates less waste per capita than the Israeli average. Is Israel’s black-clothed community, in fact, green? As families around Israel gather for their evening meal, many ultra-Orthodox (in Hebrew, Haredi) …
  • R11bn loan from World bank a ‘theft risk’ in SA, warns expert January 22, 2022 7:52 am South Africa has yet again borrowed a mountain of cash from the World Bank. It is more than R11 billion and it is supposed to be for socioeconomic recovery efforts due to the pandemic. It’s not the first Covid-related loan, either. Last year June, the …
  • Tuition costs have killed the American dream January 22, 2022 7:01 am America’s defining selling point is the American dream—defined as “a happy way of living that is thought of by many Americans as something that can be achieved by anyone in the U.S. especially by working hard and becoming successful.” This ethos of America …
  • Report Card Shows Maryland Is Unprepared For Damage Inflicted By Climate Change January 22, 2022 5:58 am BALTIMORE (WJZ) – Maryland has inadequate climate change data, which prevents it from properly offsetting the negative impact storm surges, stormwater runoff and heavy rains have on its coastal residents, the University of Maryland Center for Environmental …
  • The Keto Prescription – THE TRUTH ABOUT SUGAR January 22, 2022 1:52 am Dr. Jodi Nishida Hawai‘i Herald Columnist Editor’s note: I am happy to introduce our new columnist, Dr. Jodi Nishida, to readers of The Hawai‘i Herald. She is here to share her knowledge and insight on how to attain a healthy and thriving sense of well- …
  • French culture: Customs & traditions January 22, 2022 1:40 am French culture is most commonly associated with Paris, which is a center of fashion, cuisine, art and architecture, but life outside of the City of Lights is very different and varies by region. France doesn't just have culture; the word "culture…
  • National Security Policy: EAG welcomes recognition of economics as keystone of national security January 22, 2022 1:38 am ISLAMABAD: In its initial review of the recently-released National Security Policy, the independent Economic Advisory Group (EAG) of Policy Research Institute of Market Economy (PRIME) has welcomed the recognition of economics as the keystone of Pakistan…
  • National socioeconomic registry January 22, 2022 1:15 am Last week, we officially concluded door-to-door data collection for Ehsaas’ National Socioeconomic Survey. This extensive data collection exercise has enabled the building of the new Ehsaas Socioeconomic Registry, which includes information on 34.41 …
  • ‘Frustrating for some, but safer for more’: Social services sigh with relief behind WA border January 22, 2022 1:12 am “Omicron has reduced workforces by more than 20 percent across the disability, homeless and aged care sectors.” Mr Glasson said the impact of this pandemic had not been equally shared: and the poor, the people experiencing homelessness and the aged had …
  • Ecuador: USD 100m EIB loan finances water and sanitation projects January 22, 2022 12:27 am ©EIB European Investment Bank to invest USD 100 million to modernise water supply infrastructure and waste water treatment facilities in Ecuador; The project backed by the European Union, will improve access to water and sanitation across the country; The …
  • Ivy League business students' remarkably clueless answers on what the average American worker makes in a year sparks internet firestorm January 21, 2022 11:55 pm The University of Pennsylvania's prestigious Wharton business school started trending on Twitter Thursday, but not because of its academic prowess or comments from a famous alum like former President Donald Trump. Rather, the school caught the …
  • Securing our synagogues and protecting Jews of color don’t have to be at odds January 21, 2022 10:52 pm (JTA) — Jews across America are still reeling from this past Shabbat when a rabbi and three congregants were held at gunpoint by an antisemitic terrorist in Colleyville, Texas. In response to these harrowing events, many institutions have suggested painful …
  • Southwestern Vermont Medical Center joins national maternal health efforts January 21, 2022 9:51 pm Vermont Business Magazine This Sunday, the physicians and nurses of Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC) OB/GYN and the nurses of SVMC Women’s and Children’s Services will celebrate Maternal Health Awareness Day, which is observed every year on …
  • Oil majors TotalEnergies and Chevron withdraw from Myanmar citing worsening humanitarian crisis January 21, 2022 9:27 pm This photograph taken on May 28, 2021 shows the new TotalEnergies logo during its unveling ceremony, at La Defense on the outskirts of Paris. CHRISTOPHE ARCHAMBAULT | AFP | Getty Images French oil giant TotalEnergies and U.S. energy firm Chevron on Friday …
  • Voices: Anyone remember educational catch-up? The government seems to have forgotten all about it January 21, 2022 9:06 pm There was a time, very recently, when post-pandemic educational catch-up was front-page news. Less than a year ago we were told time and again by ministers – including Boris Johnson – that making sure no young person was left behind because of learning …
  • The Ultimate ‘Finisher’ January 21, 2022 8:57 pm WWE superstar Sidney Iking Bateman better known as ‘Reggie’ to worldwide fans, said as a kid growing up in Walnut Park he never imagined he’d be where he is today. “I remember teachers and other people asking my peers and I what we wanted to be when we got …
  • Small children getting less sick from Omicron; Genetic mutation protects against severe COVID January 21, 2022 8:53 pm By Nancy Lapid (Reuters) - The following is a summary of some recent studies on COVID-19. They include research that warrants further study to corroborate the findings and that has yet to be certified by peer review. Small children are getting less sick …
  • March for Life draws massive crowds to DC as Supreme Court appears ready to roll back abortion rights, overturn Roe v. Wade January 21, 2022 8:34 pm Tens of thousands of pro-life advocates gathered in Washington, D.C., Friday for the 2022 March for Life, declaring their support for the unborn and calling for an end to abortion in the United States. They've been doing it since 1973, the same year …
  • After 20 years, LA County’s safe surrender program saving more babies’ lives January 21, 2022 7:45 pm Former Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe was at Cerritos Regional Park a few years ago when a 9-year-old boy approached him, wrapped his arms around his leg and said he was “number 39.” Since Knabe initiated the county Safe Surrender program in 2002 …
  • How do we age and can we 'delay' it? January 21, 2022 6:32 pm It’s a fact that many of us don’t want to face: with every tick of the clock, every one of us is ageing. It feels scary. But it needn’t. “Being human and living our lives is all about change, and that’s what ageing is, it’s change over time,” says …
  • Government unveils plan of actions to stabilize socioeconomic situation in Kazakhstan January 18, 2022 8:17 am NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The Ministry of National Economy has unveiled the Plan of actions to stabilize socioeconomic situation in Kazakhstan, Kazinform correspondent reports. Minister of National Economy Alibek Kuantyrov said at the Government session on …
  • Socioeconomic Studies Of Casinos Find No Major Issues January 17, 2022 11:18 pm Statewide Iowa — Socioeconomic studies conducted for the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission show some types of crimes do increase in casino communities — but overall they aren’t less safe. Spectrum Gaming Group managing director, Michael Pollock, says you …
  • New studies break down socioeconomic impact of Iowa casinos January 17, 2022 6:33 pm Michael Pollock. (RI photo) Socioeconomic studies conducted for the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission show some types of crimes do increase in casino communities — but overall those communities aren’t less safe. Spectrum Gaming Group managing director, …
  • Solar Adoption In Nigeria Is A Socioeconomic Game Changer – BCG January 12, 2022 9:07 pm The use of solar energy to power businesses has been found to significantly improve the socioeconomic status of Nigerians, according to findings of a study conducted by Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and All-On- a Shell-funded impact investment company. The …
  • NCIA: Northern Corridor Economic Region strategic initiatives boost Penang’s resilience, socioeconomic recovery January 11, 2022 6:28 pm Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow said NCIA’s efforts in encouraging innovation and strengthening the industry ecosystem in the Northern Corridor Economic Region (NCER) such as the NCER Technology Innovation Centre (NTIC) would solidify Penang’s position …