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Glencore moves to divest $5bn of gold assets

first_img Read This Next’A Quiet Place Part II’ Sets Pandemic Record in Debut WeekendFamily ProofHiking Gadgets: Amazon Deals Perfect For Your Next AdventureFamily ProofIndian Spiced Vegetable Nuggets: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofAmazon roars for MGM’s lion, paying $8.45 billion for studio behind JamesFamily ProofYoga for Beginners: 3 Different Types of Yoga You Should TryFamily ProofBack on the Rails for Summer New York to New Orleans, Savannah and MiamiFamily ProofTortilla Mango Cups: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofWhat to Know About ‘Loki’ Ahead of Disney+ Premier on June 9Family ProofCheese Crostini: Delicious Recipes Worth CookingFamily Proof Glencore moves to divest $5bn of gold assets KCS-content Share whatsapp by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMoneyPailShe Was A Star, Now She Works In ScottsdaleMoneyPailNoteabley25 Funny Notes Written By StrangersNoteableyAll Things Auto | Search AdsMost Affordable Camper VansAll Things Auto | Search AdsBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBeautooverload.comDeclassified Vietnam War Photos The Public Wasn’t Meant To Seeautooverload.comForbes14 Richest Black Billionaires RankedForbesOpulent ExpressNewborn Quadruplets Left Doctors Staggered — They Are One In A MillionOpulent ExpressElite HeraldKate Middleton Dropped An Unexpected Baby BombshellElite HeraldMagellan TimesThis Is Why The Roy Rogers Museum Has Been Closed For GoodMagellan Times center_img THE WORLD’S biggest commodities trader Glencore unveiled plans yesterday to spin off or list its gold assets, worth up to $5bn (£3.22bn), as it reported a surge in first-half profits due to strong metals prices.Swiss-based Glencore has also dropped the idea of finding a partner for its Prodeco coal assets, a source close to the situation said.Privately-held Glencore, which is preparing to become a listed company after issuing a $2.2bn convertible bond last year, said the planned sale or flotation of its Kazzinc precious metals producer and other assets would help meet $1bn of planned disposals, of which $400m had already been agreed.The divestment news came as Glencore posted a 42 per cent jump in first-half net profit to $1.56bn. Revenues leapt more than half to $70bn thanks to a threefold increase in industrial activities, while trading revenues rose slightly.Net debt rose to $13.6bn from $10.2bn, while debt coverage ratios were largely unchanged due to increased earnings and operating cash flow, the company said. Show Comments ▼ whatsapp Thursday 26 August 2010 8:11 pm Tags: NULLlast_img read more

Ofgem to review retail energy market

first_img Show Comments ▼ ENERGY regulator Ofgem is to launch a review of the UK’s energy retail market today after flagging concerns that suppliers are charging too much.Its latest analysis of retail prices shows the margin on a standard dual fuel tariff is now about £90, up 38 per cent from September’s level of £65. Ofgem said that while it expects energy companies to be profitable, it wants to clarify whether the market is transparent and protects consumers enough.“Consumers have the right to expect that the energy retail market is providing them with value for money,” said Chief executive Alistair Buchanan.He said the rise in company margins at a time of rising energy prices “causes Ofgem to rightly ask if companies are playing it straight with consumers.”The review will go beyond Ofgem’s regular quarterly price reports to review the retail market overall and how recent reforms are affecting consumers.It will assess how effective the retail market is as well as how comprehensively energy suppliers have implemented Ofgem’s reforms.It will investigate “the facts behind these numbers,” Buchanan said, and should be completed by March 2011.Ofgem’s Electricity and Gas Supply Market Report found that three of the “Big Six” Uk energy suppliers have already announced price rises for the winter.RWE Npower and Eon are still to announce whether they will raise prices while EDF Energy has pledged to fix its prices until March 2011. alison.lock More From Our Partners Police Capture Elusive Tiger Poacher After 20 Years of Pursuing the Huntergoodnewsnetwork.orgKiller drone ‘hunted down a human target’ without being told tonypost.comNative American Tribe Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Agogoodnewsnetwork.orgA ProPublica investigation has caused outrage in the U.S. this weekvaluewalk.comFlorida woman allegedly crashes children’s birthday party, rapes teennypost.comBrave 7-Year-old Boy Swims an Hour to Rescue His Dad and Little Sistergoodnewsnetwork.org980-foot skyscraper sways in China, prompting panic and evacuationsnypost.comAstounding Fossil Discovery in California After Man Looks Closelygoodnewsnetwork.orgRussell Wilson, AOC among many voicing support for Naomi Osakacbsnews.comMark Eaton, former NBA All-Star, dead at 64nypost.comWhy people are finding dryer sheets in their mailboxesnypost.comUK teen died on school trip after teachers allegedly refused her pleasnypost.comInside Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis’ not-so-average farmhouse estatenypost.comPuffer fish snaps a selfie with lucky divernypost.comMatt Gaetz swindled by ‘malicious actors’ in $155K boat sale boondogglenypost.comI blew off Adam Sandler 22 years ago — and it’s my biggest regretnypost.comSupermodel Anne Vyalitsyna claims income drop, pushes for child supportnypost.comBiden received funds from top Russia lobbyist before Nord Stream 2 giveawaynypost.com whatsapp Ofgem to review retail energy market center_img Tags: NULL by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeCuteness56 Animal Puns For a Quick LaughCutenessBewadaHusband Divorced His Wife After Looking Closer At This PhotoBewadacutenova.comTake a Peek at 10 of the Most Expensive Houses in the Worldcutenova.comHealth.recetasgetHeart Attack Early Warning Signs and SymptomsHealth.recetasgetPlumbing ServicesPlumber Prices In Scottsdale might surprise YouPlumbing Services5log – Livinguard®This mask has been sold out in Germany 5 days after the government has tighten up5log – Livinguard®AmoMediaRich Guy Mocks Disabled Waiter, Regrets It ImmediatelyAmoMediaMike HistoryBruce Willis Is Nearing 70 & This Is The Car He Has TodayMike HistoryScalp Psoriasis SearchWhat Exactly is Scalp Psoriasis? See the SymptomsScalp Psoriasis Search whatsapp Share Friday 26 November 2010 6:36 amlast_img read more

Candela House / zigzag arquitectura

first_imgCandela House / zigzag arquitecturaSave this projectSaveCandela House / zigzag arquitectura “COPY” Houses CopyHouses•Parres, Spain Candela House / zigzag arquitectura Projects Text description provided by the architects. A family meeting place The starting point was the need for a house large enough for the variable and regular meeting of a family composed of 6 subfamilies, with a total of 10 adults and 8 children. The idea was to create a family shelter, a place to meet and escape from urban life, with a low budget and the scarce construction resources available in a relatively isolated location. Save this picture!Recommended ProductsWoodLunawoodThermowood FacadesFastenersFastmount®Panel Fastener – Very Low ProfileWoodBruagBalcony BalustradesWoodTechnowoodPergola SystemsThe place / an eyed mountain The plot is located in an area surrounded by mountains, Aballe Dego, close to the River Sella. The place suggested the idea of a mountain ,hollowed inside, with eyes strategically arranged to capture the surrounding landscape, introducing it into the rooms of the house and avoiding direct views into the homes of the nearest neighbours. Save this picture!Volume and outer skin The volume interacts with the surrounding mountains, longing to become one of them. The folded roof is also a product of the enforcement of the local regulations and the hipped roof indicated by them. The result is a hard shell, earthy and perforated, allowing the entry of the landscape in the form of pictures which change each time you return to the house. The perforated skin protects its inhabitants from the outside, while allowing them to interact physically and visually with nature, with the seasons and with the weather. Save this picture!Indoor and outdoor space The house has two exterior rooms, facing the north and the south, which highlight the value of the use of the traditional Asturian porch as a space extension and a relationship with nature. In the darkness of the night, the shell disappears, and when the house is inhabited, the holes appear as “living fragments” floating in the landscape. Save this picture!Capturing the landscape Capturing the landscape is one of the main aims of the project. The intention is to absorb the surroundings in a precise and controlled way, so that all the rooms benefit from the qualities of the surrounding landscape. To achieve this, the hard casing of the house is perforated with holes of different sizes and positions, associating each one of them to the capturing of the surrounding landscape. Save this picture!Programme The programme is organized according to the dominant orientation of the plot. The night programme, bedrooms and bathrooms, is located in the northern area, leaving the southern orientation to the meeting spaces and the double height space: living room – dining room – kitchen. The porch serves as a link between the day spaces of the ground floor, and at the same time is used to mark the difference with the kitchen-dining room-living room programme. The north porch is linked to the main bedroom downstairs and contains the outside staircase which communicates the upstairs rooms directly with nature. Save this picture!Circulation and access The circulations inside the house are developed along the longitudinal axis of the house. A ramp serves as the starting point of a “promenade” which joins the different bedrooms on both floors and ends in a mezzanine with a view to the double height, from which the entire house is visually dominated. The main entrance to the house is from the entrance porch, located in the northern facade, next to the garage entrance. Both accesses meet in the hall, from which the promenade starts and connects all the rooms. Save this picture!sectionsMaterial and construction system The construction system is adapted to the resources available in the area: reinforced concrete structure as well as double brick isolated walls. The facades of the house are made with a dark grey rendering coat and planks of iroko wood. The roof is built with flat concrete tiles, adapting to the material regulations of the area.Project gallerySee allShow lessAir Multiplier™ / James DysonArticlesNew City Farm / Studio One ElevenArticles Share Area:  297 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Spain Architects: Zigzag Arquitectura Area Area of this architecture projectcenter_img Save this picture!+ 21 Share “COPY” ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/66873/candela-house-zigzag-arquitectura Clipboard Year:  2009 ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/66873/candela-house-zigzag-arquitectura Clipboard ArchDaily CopyAbout this officeZigzag ArquitecturaOfficeFollowProductsWoodConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesWoodHousesParresSpainPublished on July 02, 2010Cite: “Candela House / zigzag arquitectura” 02 Jul 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed 12 Jun 2021. 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Patio House / Seinfeld Arquitectos

first_imgArchDaily Houses Projects ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/326293/patio-house-seinfeld-arquitectos Clipboard Area:  540 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Patio House / Seinfeld ArquitectosSave this projectSavePatio House / Seinfeld Arquitectos Text description provided by the architects. The project is the result of a thorough and comprehensive study of the relationship between public and private spaces and their architectural tour, where important events occur; It is in the main axis of the house where transitions as well as controlled visuals and scales are accomplished. Save this picture!© Juan Solano OjasiRecommended ProductsWindowsC.R. LaurenceCRL-U.S. Aluminum Unit-Glaze SystemWindowsRabel Aluminium SystemsMinimal Casement Windows – Rabel 8400 Slim Super Thermal PlusWindowsKalwall®Facades – Window ReplacementsWindowsVitrocsaMinimalist Window – SlidingThe initial tour crosses two patios. The first one of ​​public character leads us to a more content second courtyard. And, even though there is a visual from it which runs through the house to the rear garden, architectural elements are being considered and working as a visual filter. This the case of the volume of the chimney located between the second hall and the living room. Save this picture!© Juan Solano OjasiOne can access the first environment inside the house through the courtyard from the side, and within this, moments of great presence –a staircase– are managed, as well as a bridge connecting two rooms of the house which also allows different scale within this double height space. One enters the house through a glass skin first, and then as an internal façade a wall that runs lengthwise, giving continuity to all areas of social nature. Save this picture!© Juan Solano OjasiA volume of concrete to prevent the perspective into the garden from escaping is located in front of the living room, which is a double height space. It is structured with iron beams to support it from below and other concrete ones to support it from above, separating it from the main body of the house (private area) through a skylight which runs along the social area. This skylightallows the capture of the sun path throughout the day from the living room. The cantilever volume becomes part of the roof of the terrace which lies on the first floor.Save this picture!First Floor PlanProject gallerySee allShow lessUniversity of North Florida Interfaith Chapel Competition Entry / OADArticlesFire Shelter: 01 / SHJ WorksArticles Share ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/326293/patio-house-seinfeld-arquitectos Clipboard Architects: Seinfeld Arquitectos Area Area of this architecture project CopyAbout this officeSeinfeld ArquitectosOfficeFollowProductFabric#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesSan IsidroPeruPublished on January 31, 2013Cite: “Patio House / Seinfeld Arquitectos” [Casa Patio / Seinfeld Arquitectos] 31 Jan 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Read commentsBrowse the CatalogPartitionsSkyfoldChoosing the Skyfold Wall for Your SpaceVinyl Walls3MVinyl Finish – DI-NOC™ SandShowerhansgroheShowers – Raindance SelectWoodEGGERTimberSignage / Display SystemsGoppionDisplay Case – Bre-ClassMetallicsTrimoMetal Panels for Roofs – Trimoterm SNVLightsLouis PoulsenOutdoor Lighting – Flindt PlazaStonesMikado QuartzQuartz Slab – MarbleWoodStructureCraftEngineering – Long-Span StructuresWoodBlumer LehmannAssembly and Logistics of Wood ProjectsHandlesKarcher DesignDoor Handle Madeira ER45Chairs / Benches / CouchesArperModular Sofa – LoopMore products »Read commentsSave世界上最受欢迎的建筑网站现已推出你的母语版本!想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my streamcenter_img “COPY” Year:  Save this picture!© Juan Solano Ojasi+ 21 Share 2008 Peru Patio House / Seinfeld Arquitectos CopyHouses•San Isidro, Peru “COPY”last_img read more

VSO seeks fundraisers for overseas volunteer posts

first_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis The average age of a VSO volunteer is now 38; and almost a quarter of all available jobs are for business and management professionals.VSO volunteers must be prepared to live and work at a grass roots level and will be provided with a basic living allowance and accommodation of a similar standard to their local colleagues. Volunteer also receive training both before they depart and when they arrive overseas, return flights,medical insurance, National Insurance contributions and a financial grant ontheir return. International development charity VSO is trying to recruit fundraisers, not to fundraise for the charity in the UK, but as volunteers to work with overseas non-profits.The charity recruits skilled professionals to spend up to two years working in some of the world’s poorest countries, where they will share their expertise and knowledge with local colleagues.Placements vary between countries but in Ghana, for example, a fundraising officer is needed for a membership organisation that exists to share learning and ideas on best practice in relation to income generation andmarket positioning. The volunteer is needed to help develop fundraising proposals for the organisation, train local colleagues in fundraising skills and business management and create networking opportunities between members. Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.  21 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThiscenter_img Tagged with: Giving/Philanthropy Recruitment / people Volunteering Howard Lake | 11 December 2004 | News VSO seeks fundraisers for overseas volunteer postslast_img read more

Art Fund & eHarmony competition seeks favourite museum for a date

first_img Tagged with: arts competition corporate Art Fund & eHarmony competition seeks favourite museum for a date  141 total views,  3 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis7 About Melanie May Melanie May is a journalist and copywriter specialising in writing both for and about the charity and marketing services sectors since 2001. She can be reached via www.thepurplepim.com.center_img  142 total views,  4 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis7 Melanie May | 17 February 2017 | News Art Fund and eHarmony are celebrating their partnership by asking the public to vote on their favourite museum for a date.Art Fund and eHarmony launched their year-long partnership last year, and the winning museum will be added to eHarmony’s Great Date Guide.The shortlisted museums are: Abbotsford on the Scottish Borders, Bletchley Park in Buckinghamshire. Holburne Museum in Bath, Leighton House Museum in London, Nottingham Castle, Osborne House on the Isle of Wight, Royal Pavilion, Brighton, Russell Cotes in Bournemouth, Tullie House in Cumbria, and Wallace Collection in London.Voting is open until Tuesday 28th February on the Art Fund site.One participant will be chosen at random to win a National Art Pass Plus One, giving them and one other free or discounted entry to museums, galleries and historic houses across the UK for a year. The museum that receives the most votes will be announced on Friday 3th March.eHarmony’s Great Date Guide already features five cultural hotspots: London’s Tate Modern, the V&A, and Serpentine Gallery, Chatsworth House in Derbyshire, and Bristol’s SS Great Britain.Charlotte Wood, senior marketing manager (museums), said:“At Art Fund we believe museums provide perfect settings for a date – whether it’s with your friend, partner, or gran – as they are inspiring locations for memorable experiences.   Deciding the shortlist was a challenge and this is just a small fraction of the incredible venues you can see with a National Art Pass. We look forward to hearing from the public which museum they feel ticks all the boxes for an ideal date venue.”Art Fund and eHarmony announced their partnership last October. As part of this, for last year’s eHarmony Love Captured competition which asked people to enter their best photos showing love, the charity received a 50p donation from eHarmony per entry. Advertisementlast_img read more

City flying boat grounded

first_imgEmail Previous articleImprove job prospects with TusNuaNext article‘Misguided action’ claim Collopy brothers admin Advertisement Linkedin Print WhatsAppcenter_img Twitter NewsLocal NewsCity flying boat groundedBy admin – May 5, 2011 620 Stalled because of planning objectionST Michael’s Rowing Club stands accused of hindering the proposed seaplane operation in Limerick city this summer.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Emelyn Heaps, managing director of Harbour Flights Limited, is angry that St Michael’s objected to their plans, and warns that the tourism sector could be affected, as a result.In last week’s edition, the Limerick Post revealed that St Michael’s Rowing Club had appealed city council’s decision to grant permission for a pontoon at Steamboat Quay, citing safety reasons.Said Mr Heaps: “We offered to meet these guys three times, we have written to them and phoned”.According to him, the objection lodged with An Bord Pleanala, has delayed the development of a pontoon by at least a further six months.“I don’t think Limerick will see any tourism this year from the seaplane”.What frustrates, he added, is that the rowing club has limited use of the river Shannon, because of tidal conditions.“They can only use the river three hours before and one hour after high tide. That is for four hours out of every 24, that’s 20 hours that they can’t go out.“Our aircraft would be on that river for three minutes at any given time, and we will run the operation around their rowing club.“We offered to meet them to make sure our times do not conflict”.Mr Heaps blames St Michael’s for clouding the issue, using incorrect information.“In their appeal to An Bord Pleanala, they said that we didn’t have approval from the Limerick harbour master. Foynes Harbour Commission, who granted us permission, controls the river.“We did everything that we were asked to do by the planners”.Mr Heaps said that his company wrote to the three rowing clubs that use the river. “St Michael’s never responded, but the other two didn’t have an objection.“The day we flew the plane into Limerick for our test flight, I don’t think anybody noticed until it was taxiing on the water next to the hotel”. Facebooklast_img read more

Limerick schools have scooters at the ready

first_imgWATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Advertisement Scoot to schoolAndrew [email protected] you scooting to school?This Monday saw the start of national scoot to school week which will come to a highlight with “Scoot on Wednesday” where children are encouraged (where possible) to go green and scoot to school.The weeklong celebration of scooting on the school run is now in its second year as Green-Schools started the worldwide first of its kind event in 2015.Schools who are working towards their Green Flag for Travel or have already been awarded the flag will be hosting colourful scooting events and encouraging children to scoot to school throughout the week.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Share your Lmerick scooting pics with us of your school is participating.Increasingly popular, scooting is a great way to make the journey to school active, sustainable, and fun. Scooting to school is on the rise among students in Ireland and in 2014 Green-Schools launched their first national event to mark this: National S.O.W Day (Scoot on Wednesday/Weekdays) which grew to a weeklong event in 2015.The highlight of National Scoot to School Week is National S.O.W. Day, which this year takes place on Wednesday, March 9. Over the past two years over 10,000 students have scooted to school on National S.O.W. Day.Green-Schools Travel Officers will work directly with schools this week to promote scooting and offer scooting skills workshops from Monday to Friday.This year selected schools have also had fully-funded scooter parking installed by Green-Schools.Announcing the week, Green-Schools Travel Manager Jane Hackett said:“We began Scoot to School Week to answer the growth in students arriving at school every morning by scooter. Scooting has since become an unstoppable force for students and to reflect this we’ve also installed scooter parking in selected schools this year. It’s not just for children by the way – with the advent of adult scooters adults can join them on the school run, and continue on to their workplace, too!”Visit www.greenschoolsireland.org for more, including scooting tips and resources.To date, over 1700 primary and secondary schools countrywide have taken part or are taking part in the Green-Schools Travel programme, implementing sustainable travel action plans in their schools.Since 2008, 1,284 schools have been awarded the Green Flag for Travel, representing successful completion of the travel theme of the Green-Schools programme.The ultimate aim of the Green-Schools Travel programme is to encourage students, parents and teachers to walk, cycle, scoot, Park ‘n’ Stride, use public transport or car pool instead of using the private car on the school run. Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash WhatsApp NewsLimerick schools have scooters at the readyBy Staff Reporter – March 7, 2016 2379 Facebook Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Previous articleLimerick’s winners on Winning StreakNext articleSoccer: Russell hoping opening night win is just the start for Limerick FC Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie TAGSlimerickschoolsscoot on Wednesdayscoot to school Twitter Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival Print Email Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Linkedinlast_img read more

Arlene Arkinson’s family tells Highland Radio News of delight at inquest date being set

first_img 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic News Facebook Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Google+ Twitter Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Twitter Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire By News Highland – March 8, 2013 Google+center_img Arlene Arkinson’s family tells Highland Radio News of delight at inquest date being set WhatsApp Previous articleJames McGlynn tells Highland Radio News of his relief at identifying his brother after 30 yearsNext articleDonegal woman has RTC damages cut by 40% News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR An the inquest into the death of missing Castlederg teenager Arlene Arkinson has been set for April of 2014.Arlene disappeared in August 1994 after a night out at a disco Bundoran. Her body has never been found.Child Killer Robert HowardIn 2005, Robert Howard was acquitted of Arlene’s murder but the jury had not been told he had a history of sex attacks and that two years earlier he had been found guilty of murdering 14 year-old  Hannah Williams in south London.A preliminary hearing at Belfast’s Old Town Hall last month was told Howard, who is currently in Frankland prison in County Durham, may give evidence via video link.The hearing also heard that a quarter of a million pages of documents have been cleared by the PSNI for disclosure to the Coroner’s office.Speaking to Highland Radio News, Arlene’s sister Kathleen Arkinson spoke of her relief at an inquest date being set and again appealed to Robert Howard to tell the truth:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/kathweb.mp3[/podcast] WhatsApp Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Facebook Pinterest Pinterestlast_img read more

Supreme Court Stays Operation Of Madhya Pradesh HC Order Restraining Physical Poll Campaigns

first_imgTop StoriesSupreme Court Stays Operation Of Madhya Pradesh HC Order Restraining Physical Poll Campaigns Sanya Talwar25 Oct 2020 11:28 PMShare This – xThe Supreme Court on Monday stayed the order of the Madhya Pradesh High Court imposing conditions in conducting physical gatherings by political parties for campaigning in assembly bye-polls. A bench of Justices AM Khanwilkar, Dinesh Maheshwari & Sanjiv Khanna passed the stay order in 3 separate pleas, by ECI & BJP Leader Pradyumn Singh Tomar and Munna Lal Goyal, challenging an…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?LoginThe Supreme Court on Monday stayed the order of the Madhya Pradesh High Court imposing conditions in conducting physical gatherings by political parties for campaigning in assembly bye-polls. A bench of Justices AM Khanwilkar, Dinesh Maheshwari & Sanjiv Khanna passed the stay order in 3 separate pleas, by ECI & BJP Leader Pradyumn Singh Tomar and Munna Lal Goyal, challenging an order of the Madhya Pradesh High Court imposing conditions in conducting physical gatherings by political parties for campaigning in assembly bye-polls.”We stay the operation of the impugned judgment and order but direct election commission to consider the issues referred to in the impugned order and proceed with the matter in accordance with law. We are not expressing anything with regard to the merits of the case or any processes to be adopted by the ECI in that regard. All contentions are left open,” the bench observed.The Top Court added that it will be open to the parties to invite the attention of the election commission in conduct of elections in a free and fair manner.Senior Advocate Rakesh Dwivedi appeared on behalf of the Election Commission of India and said that this impugned order is a complete interference with conduct of elections and virtually paralyzes the exercise. “We wish you should have been more proactive and you should have taken measures to supervise the elections better. The HC would not have interfered then. The situation was not changing on the ground so the HC had to interfere. You should have intervened at an appropriate stage,” remarked Justice Khanwilkar.The bench further stated that it had no reservation on staying the order but the ECI must take cognizance of the issues that had come up before the high court and act in accordance with law.Senior Advocate Mukul Rohatgi along with Advocate Astha Sharma appeared for Tomar & Goyal and submitted, “I have already lost 7 days of campaigning and two-three days may be granted for conduct of campaigns. 3 hours a day at least must be added to make up for the days lost”.Justice Khanwilkar however informed him that the bench was not inclined to pass orders in that regard. “We will not pass that order. Whatever representations that the Political parties need to make, they may approach the ECI. They are free to make whatever representations they want to make,” the bench said.Rohatgi then urged the court to take cognisance of the fact that many days were lost by political parties.At thus juncture, Justice Khanwilkar remarked,”If the parties had acted in a proper way and had maintained protocol, this situation would not have arisen in the first place. You must ask yourself who is responsible for this situation in the first place”- Supreme CourtWhile the ECI had assailed the order on the ground that the conduct and management of elections are overseen by it under the Constitution and Article 329 of the Constitution puts an express bar on judicial interference in midst of electoral process, BJP candidate Pradyumn Singh Tomar, contesting bye-elections from Gwalior, has moved the top court through Advocate Astha Sharma, contending that the impugned interim order has violated his right to conduct election campaign through physical gatherings as permitted by the Election Commission; Central Government and State of Madhya Pradesh.On October 20, Madhya Pradesh High Court had observed that the elections shall be conducted by virtual mode and not by physical gatherings, thereby restraining all District Magistrates from granting permissions to conduct physical campaigns unless the District Magistrate is satisfied that conduct of virtual election campaign is not possible.A division bench of Justices Sheel Nagu and Rajeev Kumar Shrivastava further directed that the holding of physical campaign by the political party where the permission is granted by the District Magistrate and approved by the Election Commission, shall take place only after the political party deposits the money with District Magistrate which is sufficient to purchase double the number of masks and sanitizers required for protecting the number of persons expected in the gathering.The said order was passed in a PIL averring that Covid Cases were on the rise due to the political parties organising campaigns in person& that State authorities were not taking any action against such political parties and their leaders.Subscribe to LiveLaw, enjoy Ad free version and other unlimited features, just INR 599 Click here to Subscribe. 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