Mildred Eva Maki

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Mens Basketball Ohio State to step up after Muhammads injury

Ohio State freshman guard Duane Washington Jr. (4) runs the ball down the court during the second half of the game against UNC Pembroke on Nov. 1. Ohio State won 81-63. Credit: Amal Saeed | Assistant Photo EditorNo. 16 Ohio State suffered another loss in its 72-62 loss to Syracuse on Wednesday night. Late in the second half, freshman guard Luther Muhammad took a hard fall and was escorted off the court with the help of the training staff. Ohio State head coach Chris Holtmann said after the game that Muhammad had suffered a shoulder dislocation. The head coach said Tuesday that he is out indefinitely and there is no timetable for his return, saying he is doubtful for the Big Ten opener against Minnesota on Sunday. “It is a significant impact, but we’ve got confidence in the next guys in the rotation being able to step up in his absence,” Holtmann said. The head coach was not sure who would take Muhammad’s place in the starting lineup, saying he is thinking about how different lineups gel together, how specific players compliment each other when on the floor together. Sophomore forward Kaleb Wesson said the loss of Muhammad is big because of his defensive ability, but the different guards on the roster are ready. “Everybody is going to be ready like I always talk about. Everybody’s been ready since June,” Wesson said. “Losing him is huge because he is one of our better defenders … so he’s a loss, but we are going to have experience coming off the bench.” But Holtmann’s first thought was not who would replace Muhammad in the starting lineup. It was on senior guard C.J. Jackson, a player who the head coach expects to step up in a major way defensively. “C.J. Jackson has to defend better than what he has through this part of the season,” Holtmann said. “He’s more capable of that than what he has shown and I think having Luther alongside him has allowed him to maybe be a little bit looser in that area. So we are going to need more because he is capable of it.”  Holtmann said he did have two guards in mind when it comes to taking more of a major role in the absence of Muhammad: redshirt senior Keyshawn Woods and freshman Duane Washington Jr. Through the first seven games of the season, both Woods and Washington have contributed consistent minutes off the bench, with the redshirt senior averaging eight points per game, shooting 45.7 percent from the floor with a team-leading 22 assists. Washington, in his first season on the team, is leading the team in 3-point shooting, connecting on 13 of 29 attempts from deep. The 13 made 3s is also tied for the team lead.Washington said he was prepared for an increased role, earning “starter’s minutes” as Holtmann said in the near future. “I’ll be ready for whatever coach needs me to do,” Washington said. “That’s what we practice every day for, that’s what workouts are for. Whatever he needs me to do, I’ll be there for it.” But Muhammad’s absence is not only about his defensive ability. Washington said Muhammad brings an emotion and a passion to the game, an energy that is not seen in every program around the country. The freshman guard said he saw it in Muhammad’s defense, clapping on defense, finding his way to the team’s best offensive player. Holtmann did not know how Muhammad’s injury would affect the spirit of the team moving forward. At this point, that was not his main focus. “Our first concern in all this is Luther’s health. It’s not by any stretch career damaging or anything along those lines,” Holtmann said. “It’s a significant injury that will need time to heal. How it affects the life of our team, I’m interested to see.” But in his absence, Washington sees himself becoming that emotional leader for Ohio State. “I definitely feel like I can help with that missing piece for however long he will be gone,” Washington said. “Hopefully he will be back soon, but most definitely.” Wesson said this was something he saw in Washington from the first time he visited Ohio State. The sophomore forward said the team was “dog tired” when Washington came, having an open gym for him and another recruit after already having a team workout and a lift. But Washington was different than other recruits, according to Wesson. “He was just like ‘pick it up.’ He was telling us ‘pick it up. Let’s play for real. I’m not trying to play if you are not playing for real.’ And we were just sitting there looking at him like, ‘This young guy don’t know what it is to play ours yet. What?’” Wesson said. “Ever since then, I just knew he’s intense, he wants to do this, he wants to be better, he wants to be great.” Washington said he used that open gym to test himself, to see of he is build to play at the college level, to play at Ohio State. With the loss of Muhammad, Washington and the rest of the roster will have to bring that energy, to “pick it up” in his absence. read more

Loadscan continues to expand in mining market

first_imgLast year, 2016, was the first year Loadscan with its Load Volume Scanner (LVS) entered the European market with sales in Germany as well as Switzerland and to RWE, the largest coal mine operator in Europe. There was also continued expansion into Australian underground mines, as well as the first full 24-hour trailer mounted solar system installed in Senegal, Africa.Loadscan started from humble beginnings when, in 1998, the first Load Volume Scanner (LVS) was developed by Wayne West in New Zealand. Initially named Tally Clerk, West wanted to solve the problem of accurately counting truckloads of materials. He developed a prototype unit which was extensively trialled at an Auckland site during the construction season, monitoring the movement of 150,000 m3 of fill material from the site in truck and trailer units. In 1999, Tally Clerk was first certified in New Zealand.Following some initial success in New Zealand, in 2006, West employed the engineer who helped develop the original product and they continued refining it and working towards trade approval in Australia. A total of eight LVS units was sold in New Zealand in 2007, this time including quarrying customers, with a further four units heading to Australia to be used in the civil construction industry. The year 2009 brought the first sale into the USA. The same year Loadscan also started working with the National Institute of Weights and Measures (NMI) in Australia to gain approval to use the LVS for trade purposes in Australia. Metrological testing was completed on the LVS components, accuracy testing was done with the NMI in New Zealand.Trade approval was gained in Australia in 2010 and in 2012 Carey West, son of the late Wayne West, took over the company and rebranded to Loadscan. Carey used to work in the construction industry in Hamilton while his father was developing the original scanning machine, and was well positioned to see what improvements could be made to the product. By 2013, Loadscan was exporting to Canada, Mexico, Mongolia, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Russia, Senegal, Zambia the Philippines and Indonesia. He took the LVS system to the next level in 2014 by introducing a portable, semi-portable and fixed gantry models to best suit the customer’s application as well as extending the range of measurable load materials and truck types. LVS devices are now successfully operated on a full spectrum of truck and trailer designs including on-road truck and trailers, semi-trailers and centre-dumpers, as well as off-road articulated dumpers and quarry trucks.Loadscan continued exporting to Mongolia, Russia, Canada and the USA with Odod Gold being the first to purchase four portable LVS units and added additional ones later that year. A big breakthrough in 2015 saw Loadscan re-entering the Australian market with Fulton Hogan. The well-known construction company needed an accurate load management solution and purchased custom mount units to install into underground mines in New South Wales.last_img read more

The 16 absolute greatest Christmas jumpers of 2013

first_imgIT’S DECEMBER, AND you may have noticed an increase in the number of people sporting eyeball-melting knitwear.If not, then it’s coming soon. We have scoured the internet to find the absolute greatest Christmas jumpers available in 2013. The source of each is underneath the image.BRACE YOURSELF FOR FESTIVITYARAMA.16. This Home Alone masterpiece Source: Selfridges15. This Metallica magnum opus Source: Metallica.com14. This Die Hard tour de force Source: Etsy13. This cat-based meisterwerk Source: MyUglyChristmasSweater.com12. This He-Man grand slam Source: 80stees.com11. This National Lampoon beauty Source: Etsy10. This monument to friendship Source: Etsy9. This Breaking Bad piece of perfection Source: Breaking Christmas8. This beautifully crafted tribute to Ralphie from Christmas Story Source: Etsy7. This outstanding craftwork with springy Santa hat boobs6. This simple yet effective National Lampoon symbol Source: CafePress5. This Grumpy Cat showpiece Source: Etsy4. This Jurassic Park stroke of genius Source: Alcopop3. This Mean Girls triumph of design Source: Skreened2. This Miley Cyrus treasure Source: Etsy1. And the official Late Late Toy Show Christmas jumper Source: FunkyChristmasJumpers.comAs worn by Ryan Tubridy AND 11-year-old Fergal Smith from Cavan. Source: Andres PovedaNow, go forth and be festive!This year’s must-have Christmas tree decoration>Which of the 9 types of advent calendar opener are you?>last_img read more

Port of Vancouver seeks Terminal 1 development proposals

first_imgSome day, the Port of Vancouver’s Terminal 1 on the Columbia River may be every bit as fancy, parklike and mixed-use as its neighbor, The Waterfront Vancouver.El Gaucho-style fancy?That remains to be seen. Vancouver does not land a premier steakhouse every day, as it was announced Monday by the Hotel Indigo waterfront developers, now does it?But on Tuesday, the port took an important step toward securing its own riverfront renaissance, announcing it is seeking proposals from development firms interested in designing, permitting, constructing and managing a mixed-used development on a portion of the port’s 10-acre site on the river.The available property, the port said in a news release, includes two blocks on the north side of Columbia Way between the riverfront and downtown Vancouver — approximately 2 acres. The concept and vision for a mixed-use development at this property, which is in the city’s Downtown-South/Waterfront Opportunity Zone, includes office, residential, ground-floor retail and parking.“Our request for qualifications is an important step toward reinventing this remarkable waterfront property as the premier gateway to Washington state and the connection to all our community has to offer, from public trails and historic sites to distinctive shopping and restaurants,” Mike Schiller, port director of business development, said in the news release. “Terminal 1, and specifically the mixed-use development, will be vital to the ongoing revitalization of the Columbia River waterfront.”last_img read more

State OKs Flint Hills Refinery Cleanup Plan

first_imgState officials have approved a plan proposed by Flint Hills Resources-Alaska to continue an ongoing cleanup of sulfolane and other contaminants that have leaked from its North Pole refinery since the 1970s. The agreement may help improve the chances of Flint Hills eventually selling the refinery, which it closed in May.Download AudioOfficials with the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation and the Department of Law announced Monday that they’d approved Flint Hills’ cleanup plan for the refinery property only. The plan does not include any cleanup outside of the refinery property line.The cleanup plan announced Monday requires Flint Hills Resources-Alaska, and potential future owners of its North Pole refinery, to continue remediating and removing contaminants from the facility. (Credit KUAC file photo)Kristin Ryan is the head of DEC’s Spill Prevention and Response Division, and she says the agreement essentially states that Flint Hills should continue to do what it’s been doing for about three years now.“It’s basically our agreement that the activities that what they are doing on-site is the right thing to do,” Ryan said.Flint Hills has been testing methods to cleanup sulfolane soon after the company announced in 2009 that it had discovered the sulfolane in groundwater outside of the refinery property. Sulfolane is an industrial solvent used in oil refining. It leaked from the refinery for years before Flint Hills bought it in 2004.The company also began providing drinking water to North Pole-area residents. And it took the refinery’s previous owner and the state to court to make the case that they share liability for the contamination.Ryan says in addition to sulfolane, Flint Hills will continue cleaning up other on-site contaminants such as benzene that have leaked from the refinery since at least the late 1970s.“It’s not just sulfolane,” she said. “In fact, a lot of the on-site recovery systems are in place to capture the benzene and the other gasoline-related spills that have happened over the years. Which is unfortunately pretty common for a refinery back in the days when they perhaps weren’t quite as careful.”Flint Hills spokesman Jeff Cook says the state’s adoption of the plan is an important step toward continuing the cleanup – and, company officials hope, eventual sale of the facility.“It is a critical step in detailing what’s expected of us, and allowing us to reposition ourselves for sale to a third party. And to continue our operation,” Cook said.Fairbanks North Star Borough Mayor Luke Hopkins says he’s encouraged that Flint Hills and the state have agreed to an on-site cleanup plan.“It’s a step,” he said.A step toward helping Flint Hills sell the refinery and getting it back up and running – and restoring some of the 90 jobs and millions of dollars in tax revenues that the borough and North Pole have lost due to the closure.Hopkins says he looking forward to the state moving ahead on a cleanup plan for the whole area affected by the contamination. The plume of sulfolane in the groundwater has now grown to about 3 miles long, 2-and-a-half miles wide and 300 feet deep – one of the largest contamination plumes in the state.“Any of the other actions for the large plume that out in North Pole and the borough area – many residents have that plume under their property – so we’ll have to wait and see some of the outcomes are that are offered for that,” he said.The big cleanup have to wait until after DEC Commissioner Larry Hartig issues his decision expected by the end of the year on whether to set a stringent sulfolane-cleanup level, as recommended by DEC staff, or a lesser cleanup level, favored by Flint Hills.last_img read more

Army detain 7 DB men with ransom money

first_imgA team of Bangladesh Army has detained seven members of Detective Branch of police, accused of collecting ransom after kidnapping a businessman in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar.The army detained the detectives with Tk 1.7 million cash on Wednesday morning.Major Nazim Ahmed of Sabrang Relief Centre at Teknaf led the army team that detained the DB men.Major Nazim said the DB team abducted businessman Abdul Gafur from Cox’s Bazar on Tuesday and demanded Tk 5 million as ransom.His family members in the end agreed to pay Tk 1.7 million for his release. After receiving the money, the detectives freed him in Marine Drive area of Cox’s Bazar.Informed by the victim’s family, the army team halted a DB police’s vehicle at an army check-post in Lambari area of the Cox’s Bazar Marine Drive.Maj Nazim said a sub-inspector managed to flee the scene, but others were caught red-handed.The detectives were taken to Sabrang army camp in the early hours of Wednesday.He said, later, the Cox’s Bazar district police superintendent and the additional police superintendent took the detainees from the army camp.The police supers said the authorities would take departmental action against the accused, he added.Officials at the police headquarters in Dhaka said the detained members of the DB are now in police custody.Afruzul Haque, the additional superintendent of police in Cox’s Bazar, could not be reached after repeated attempts for a comment on the issue.Later in the day, the authorities suspended the seven members of DB policeAdditional superintendent of Cox’s Bazar police Afruzul Haq Tutul told Prothom Alo that departmental action will be taken against the suspended detectives.last_img read more

Kolkatans thwart attempts of bandh supporters to halt daily life

first_imgKolkata: Kolkatans on Wednesday foiled the 12-hour bandh called by BJP, with daily life functioning normally.The premier schools in the city, both private and those owned by the state government, recorded high attendance of students on Wednesday. The scenario was the same in the government-aided schools as well.The bandh called by BJP to protest the death of two youths at Islampur in North Dinajpur, hardly had an impact on the people in Kolkata.A senior official of a renowned private school in Central Kolkata said that their school recorded 90-95 percent attendance, just like any other normal day. The students did not face any difficulty as there was adequate number of buses on the city streets. Many students from the school, however, said that they came to school in private cars and faced no inconvenience while going to school. Also Read – Rain batters Kolkata, cripples normal lifeAccording to a senior official of the School Education department, all the schools operated normally and the attendance of the students in various schools was also noteworthy. A headmaster of a government-aided school in South Kolkata said that there was enthusiasm among the students.People of Bengal have shunned their old habit of sitting idle in the house during a bandh. People now-adays come forward to thwart the attempt of bandh called by any party. Also Read – Speeding Jaguar crashes into Mercedes car in Kolkata, 2 pedestrians killedIt may be mentioned here that all the state-run medical colleges and the hospitals in the city also functioned normally, with large number of patients visiting the out-patient departments of various medical colleges.The Health department had instructed all the hospitals in the state to ensure adequate arrangement of doctors, nurses and other health workers. Hospital authorities were also asked to take precautionary measures in case of any incidents of violence in the city. BJP leaders and activists, however, created chaos in some parts of the city. They tried to terrify people and attempted to close down the shutters in various shops in Kolkata. However, the people gathered courage to thwart their attempts. The police administration also remained vigilant throughout the day.Some of the BJP-backed goons threatened to stop vehicles in some parts of the city, from the morning. As a result, people in buses engaged in heated altercations with the bandh supporters in some places. In Jorabagan area in the city, some BJP supporters were seen asking shop owners to pull their shutters down, but the shop owners remained unmoved despite the threats by the hooligans.last_img read more

US man to hike 2650 miles to fund Costa Rican shrine

first_imgTold in one sentence, the story sounds surreal: A young man hears a mystical voice in the Amazon, so he decides to walk 2,650 miles to raise money to build a stone temple in the Costa Rican rainforest, all the while carrying a crystal skull from Peru.Joe Hudson is the guy who is actually doing this. The California native spends much of his time in Costa Rica, where he owns property near Dominical on the southern Pacific coast. He’s a seasoned surfer and a professional chef. He loves the outdoors and has regularly taken multi-week hikes in U.S. national parks. He prefers not to publish his age, but Hudson is fit and upbeat and looks 10 years younger than he is. With his West Coast cadence and dreamy delivery, Hudson sounds earnest about his bizarre plan.“I always wanted to hike the Pacific Crest Trail,” recalled Hudson over Skype the other day. “But I never really had a date set on it.”Known among hikers as the PCT, the Pacific Crest Trail is a network of paths that leads from the Mexican border to British Columbia, cutting through three U.S. states and bisecting the Rocky Mountains. Already popular among long-distance hikers, the PCT became even more famous with the publication of “Wild,” Cheryl Strayed’s 2012 memoir of walking the trail alone. The full transect is a massive undertaking and requires months of physical exertion, often at high elevations.Divine Inspiration?Hudson planned to take on the PCT about a year and a half ago, but he broke his foot and had to delay the trip indefinitely. He spent some time surfing, helping a friend with his farm and cooking part-time. “I was basically putting it off,” Hudson now admits. Then, last March, Hudson decided to go to Peru, where he would visit Machu Picchu, take a boat to the Amazon, and try “plant medicine” with a local shaman. Joe Hudson (center, in red hat) poses with a group atop Machu Picchu. It was his journey to the ruined Incan city that largely inspired his dream to build a temple. Courtesy Joe HudsonWhile Hudson didn’t identify the plant in question, he was discriminating in his selection of spiritual rites: Hudson preferred an indigenous Amazonian village with an experienced, traditional shaman. He knew that the ritual might involve intense visions and emotional upheaval. Hudson was part of a group of travelers, and each responded to the ritual in different ways.“I don’t really hear things in my head or have crazy experiences,” Hudson said. “But in my head I heard two words, really loud and clear: ‘Get out.’ And I was taken aback. I was like, ‘What does that mean?’ You’re not really supposed to leave the temple during the ceremony. The temple is really protected. They don’t really recommend you go outside. So I just sat on it.”Soon after, Hudson flew to Cuzco, and when he looked through his porthole window, he saw a single snowcapped mountain poking through the blanket of clouds. Hudson has trouble describing how these events affected him exactly, but he suddenly sensed an oncoming revelation.“All of a sudden it just hit me: ‘Go hike the Pacific Crest Trail. Don’t wait,’” he recalled. “It was interesting, because this hasn’t happened to me before. Usually I’m a planner. I think things through. But this just hit me.” Courtesy Joe HudsonSet in StoneHudson says his Peru expedition had a profound effect, both on him and his companions. After seeing the ruins of Incan architecture, Hudson felt inspired to build his own stone temple on his Costa Rican plot. The result is the Pacific Crest Sun and Moon Project.“I wanted something that would last for centuries, and not just decades,” Hudson said. “My idea is to build something out of stone. I want people to say, ‘You’ve got to check out this crazy temple this Gringo built in the valley.’ We’re not just going to build it randomly. We want to make sure it lines up with celestial events. I want this temple to be a cornerstone, so that the valley can grow. I can imagine in the next five or six years, we’ll have a thriving community there.”Hudson is vague on details, but he imagines building greenhouses, creative spaces and healing centers. He wants to use alternative energy systems and sustainable infrastructure. He wants a nondenominational temple – “The word temple is used loosely” – but he has spiritual expectations for the site.To raise funds for the temple and its satellite projects, Hudson is using his PCT pilgrimage as a fundraiser. He hopes to receive pledges on a per-mile basis. “If you sponsor me at 10 cents a mile,” Hudson said, “that’s 250 bucks.” As it happens, the fundraiser has already made headway: Hudson has received pledges of 50 cents per mile from friends and fellow travelers. “Without taking one step, I’ve got about $6,000 committed. I think once I get five, six hundred miles in, people are going to see the commitment level and think about supporting. I think a lot of people won’t know me, but they’ll want to support a little micro-community in rural Costa Rica.”Hudson has garnered the support of numerous creative friends, including Carey Thompson, the artist who constructed a bamboo pyramid at the 2014 Envision Festival, among countless other projects. Thompson will help Hudson with the temple’s design. Meanwhile, Hudson’s friend Jonah Bolt, an experienced radio host and metaphysics guru, is helping to write grants for the project. His friend Vinni Perri has volunteered to drive along the PCT and resupply Hudson along the way. (Stopping for provisions burns an enormous amount of time). Finally, because Hudson will have limited access to internet while hiking the trail, his friend Caroline Palmer will document the trip through Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and an official website.While the journey may seem odd to some, Hudson is accustomed to eccentric undertakings: He once built a “surf pirate ship” with a friend, and he has walked across the entire state of Montana. Yet some of his more peculiar ideas have given way to practicality: Hudson hoped to bring a walking staff crafted in Peru, as well as a crystal skull.“My original idea was to take the stick with me, but it ended up being really heavy, and the skull weighs about three pounds,” Hudson said, chuckling. “As much as my mind wanted me to, I had to face the realization that it’s all about weight.” Facebook Comments Related posts:Comedy homage, massive DJ party and other happenings around Costa Rica Here’s why you shouldn’t miss Costa Rica’s International Book Fair Artist Justin Griffin-Zúñiga receives first solo show in Costa Rica Announcing ‘News and Brews,’ a Tico Times eventlast_img read more

Experts at DC panel deny lax US border controls are to blame

first_imgRelated posts:Central American child migrant crisis ‘one of the greatest tragedies,’ says Costa Rica’s Solís Central American foreign ministers meet in Washington to lobby Obama on immigration crisis For Central America’s migrant women, life can change in a second US to grant refugee status to Central American child migrants WASHINGTON, D.C. – As the presidents and foreign ministers of Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala prepare for Friday’s White House roundtable with President Barack Obama, experts here met to discuss how to stem the influx of Central American children that has overwhelmed U.S. border officials, sparking a humanitarian crisis.Rubén Zamora, El Salvador’s envoy to the United Nations, shared the podium with Doris Meissner, founder of the nonpartisan Migration Policy Institute, at a July 16 panel organized by Washington’s Inter-American Dialogue.The two, speaking before a packed audience that included officials from a dozen embassies, claimed that the crisis cannot be blamed on lax border enforcement – despite the rhetoric many Republicans and even some Democrats in the U.S. Congress are spouting.“The argument that the U.S. Border Patrol is inefficient is absolutely wrong. The Border Patrol is the most efficient thing I’ve ever seen in the United States,” said Zamora, who served as El Salvador’s ambassador in Washington before being reassigned to New York earlier this year as his country’s envoy to the United Nations.“They know when the people are coming. There are 40 TV screens along one section of the Río Grande alone, and as soon as there’s movement, all of them move into focus and can detect immediately what’s coming,” Zamora said. “When I was ambassador here, I asked the immigration people how they measured that migration from El Salvador was on the increase, and they said it was because they were catching more and more people every day.”Hondurans comprise the largest group of kids (followed by Salvadorans and Guatemalans) among the nearly 58,000 unaccompanied minors who have showed up at the U.S-Mexico border since October. The presidents and foreign ministers of all three countries will press the Obama administration this week for more aid to stop the unprecedented influx.Meissner, who was commissioner of the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service during the Clinton administration, said the issue of unaccompanied minors at the U.S.-Mexico border is not new.“Migration emergencies have happened before, and will happen again, but that doesn’t make it any easier to deal with,” she said. The problem now is that the average wait time for a child migrant to appear before a judge is 578 days. At the same time, funding for immigration enforcement programs has jumped by 300 percent in recent years, while the money available for hearings has risen by only 70 percent.“If you’re coming from Mexico or Canada, the enforcement officials can ask you questions but you can be voluntarily returned. That is not the case with other countries,” she said. “Special protections have to do with the fact that children are vulnerable. They are much less likely to understand the legal options available to them, so they cannot be returned voluntarily to their home countries in the way adult migrants can. They are also not allowed to be subjected to expedited procedures.”Meissner said that 82 percent of the kids who have crossed the border are now in the care of either parents or close relatives.“What we have on the southwestern border is young people coming to turn themselves in, not evade enforcement,” she said. “They’re coming to find an agent to bring them to a Border Patrol station so these proceedings can begin.” A protest sign greets visitors to a southern Arizona desert camp that assists Mexican and Central American migrants suffering from dehydration and other illnesses. Larry Luxner/The Tico TimesZamora suggested that the real reason the kids are coming is the dramatic rise in gang violence throughout the northern tier of Central America.“Gangs create a very serious problem on the peripheries of big cities, where they control the territory. They decide who lives and who doesn’t,” he said. “Let’s say a 12-year-old boy sees the gangs approaching him, and telling him, ‘Work for us or we’ll kill your mother.’ What’s he going to do, move to another place? Usually, these are poor people. What are the alternatives? They know they have a relative in the U.S. who is ready to accept them, so they go.”Another factor is the improving economic conditions for Central Americans who have already migrated to the United States years ago.“The father or mother has special status in the U.S., but they left their child in El Salvador. Now they have the capacity to have the kids live with them in their own home,” he said. “What father wouldn’t ask for his own child? The upward mobility of our community has created the conditions for that phenomenon.”Julio Ligorria Carballido, Guatemala’s ambassador to the United States, told The Tico Times later that the problem is not one of inadequate U.S. border enforcement.“You cannot blame this crisis on any one thing. If you speak with ambassadors from the Northern Triangle countries or Mexico, everyone will tell you we all have a shared responsibility,” he said. “But everyone has a lot to gain by resolving this.”Ligorria said that six weeks ago, Guatemala’s foreign minister, Luis Fernando Carrera Castro, became the first – and so far the only foreign minister – to visit the border during a trip to McAllen, Texas. He noted that of the nearly 58,000 unaccompanied minors who have found refuge in the U.S. since October, 12,000 are Guatemalans.“We have to look at the violence in Central America, the hunger, misery, poverty and lack of education,” he said. “These are structural problems of our society that resulted 30 years ago from the Cold War. Help us to manage the crisis, but if you really want to solve the problem, you can invest in our countries. Promote real U.S. investments in Central America, and take advantage of the lower wages. And increase cooperation to solve narco-violence and our other social problems.”Recommended: Fix the immigration crisis at its root Facebook Commentslast_img read more

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Gurgaon-based chef designed virtual restaurant For all the latest Lifestyle News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top NewsBy: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: February 23 2017 6:46 pm Celebrations at BJP’s office in Pune (Source: Express photo by Partha Biswas) Top News The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) emerged as the single largest party in the recently concluded PMC polls The party won 77 wards while the ruling NCP managed to bag just 44 wards In 2012 the BJP finished fourth behind NCP Congress and the MNS It is slowly inching towards achieving a full majority in Pune Counting for the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) elections which was held on February 21 began at 10 am As many as1090 candidates are in fray 162 seats of the Pune Municipal Corporation WATCH|BMC Elections 2017: Shiv Sena Wins 84 Seats BJP Closes Gap With 81 Seats PMC election results highlights: 4:34 pm: Final results: BJP (77) NCP (44) Cong (16) Shiv Sena (10) MNS (6) Others (5) 4:03 pm:MNS corporators Kishore Shinde Rajendra Wagaskar and his wife Vanita Wagaskar defeated in PMC 323 pm: Here is a quick breakdown of the leads so far in 158 wards: BJP (77) NCP (43) Congress (16) Shiv Sena (10) and MNS (5) 307 pm: Mood outside BJP office in Pune 303 pm: Pune MP Anil Shirole’s son Siddarth Shirole of the BJP defeats deputy mayor Mukari Algude (Congress) Balasaheb Bodke(NCP) and RajuPawar(Sena) 300 pm: After round 2 of counting in Panel 9 BJP takes lead in all four seats 257 pm: Pune Zilla Parishad announced results so far: NCP (18) Congress (4) BJP (2) Shiv Sena (6) 246 pm: Congress candidate Sangita Gaikwad requested for recounting in 8 (b) 242 pm: Counting is currently underway in Panel 9 In Panel 7 (University-Wakdewadi) all four wards go to the BJP The party is also leading in all four wards in Panel 14 (Deccan-Model Colony) 237 pm: The youngest candidate to contest in PMC 2017 polls Prachi Alhat 21 of the Shiv Sena celebrating his win (Source: Express photo by Partha Biswas) 233 pm: BJP MP Sanjay Khakde on the party’s success in the PMC polls: “We are confident that we will win Happy that we have won in Pune and people of Pune have shown confidence in us We will fullfil all their promises Ticket allotment strategy was the best decision and deserves most credit” 214 pm: Pune’s Guardian Minister and BJP leader Girish Bapat credits the BJP governments at Centre and State for the party’s great showing in PMC polls reports Atikh Rashid He said Pune residents rejected the NCP and Congress because of their laggard attitude towards the key civic issues “We were confident of winning the PMC on our own since day elections were announced The credit for the win goes to the good governance and decision making shown by State and Centre governments hardwork by party workers and terrible governance of PMC by Congress and NCP in last 15 years Puneites knew that it wasn’t just sloganeering The metro project wasn’t only cleared but a huge budgetary allocation too was made” Bapat said READ MORE 209 pm: Celebrations commence at @BJP4India office in #Pune after great showing in #PMC polls BJP likely to grab the corporation on its own pictwittercom/5Sul8cCHnV — Atikh Rashid (@taubaTOFsingh) February 23 2017 206 pm:Here are the leads at 200 pm: BJP (54) NCP (28) Congress (11) Shiv Sena (9) MNS (6) 155 pm: Meanwhile in Pimpri-Chinchwad the BJP is currently ahead in 36 seats out of the 128 seats A major improvement considering they have won just 3 in the previous elections NCP are leading in 20 seats and Sena in 5 151 pm: In Rupali Thombare-Patil BJP candidate Gayatri Khadke upsets sitting MNS corporator 146 pm: BJP workers who assembled at the party’s election office on J M Road kickstart celebrations after good show in PMC 144 pm: Special correspondent Ajay Khape with more updates: # MNS candidate Sainath Babar wins in Kondwa-Mithanagar panel of PMC # MNS leader of house in PMC Kisshore Shinde defeated from Bavdhan-Kothrud depot seat # Opposition leader in PMC Arvind Shinde of Congress re-elected to PMC 138 pm: The BJP sweeps Panel 3 of PMC (Source: Express photo by Partha Biswas) 128 pm: BJP candidates who won all 4 seats in Panel 8 celebrate their victory (Source: Express photo by Partha Biswas) 119 pm: Sharad Pawar’s NCP may be trailing BJP by a huge margin in PMC but his grandnephew Rohit Pawar won the Pune Zilla Parishad with over 12745-vote margin 116 pm: Results of NOTA (none of the above) in Panel 8 makes up for some interesting analysis reports Partha Biswas In wards reserved for women NOTA gets more than 1000 votes 112 pm: With leads for 102 of the 162 seats in Shiv Sena and MNS don’t have much left to improve their current tally of 6 and 4 respectively NCP which won over 50 seats in 2012 appears to have conceded ground to the BJP in several seats 104 pm: BJP increases it lead in Pune breaches the 50-mark Leads in 60 seats of the 162 yet to come in 100 pm: The BJP has swept PMC panel 10 (Bavdhan); all four candidates notch up wins Follow our reporter @parthabiswas on Twitter for more updates 1241 pm: Former Punemayor R S Kumar lose his seat 1235 pm:In Pimpri-Chinchwad it appears the BJP has made up ground and clawed its way into the lead overtaking the NCP 1227 pm: Pune Mayor Prashant Jagtap and his mother Usha Jagtap win in PMC polls Here is a pic of the mother-son duo celebrating post their wins (Source: Express photo) 1222 pm: Our reporter Partha Biswas with more updates from Pune: The BJP has swept Panel 8 as it has notched up wins in all four seats Counting of votes in Panel 9 is about to get underway 1219 pm: BJP supported Independent Reshma Bhosale wife of NCP MLC Anil Bhosale close to winning Pune University-Wakdewadi panel in PMC reports special correspondent Ajay Khape 1218 pm: Sangita Wadekar BJP wins pnael 8 PMC pictwittercom/nP2CeBmP9w — Partha Biswas (@parthasbiswas) February 23 2017 1214 am: Leads from 84 of the 162 wards are in: BJP is leading in 41 NCP in 18 Congress in 10 Shiv Sena in 5 and MNS in 4 1210 pm: Sharad Pawar’s grandnewphew Rohit Pawar wins Pune Zilla Parishad while Swabhimani Paksha leader Sadabhau Khot’s son tastes defeat in Sangli reports Partha Biswas 1207 pm: We are nearing the halfway mark in the PMC BJP is currently in a strong position to dislodge the NCP dispensation in Pune 1203 pm: Our special correspondent Ajay Khape reports that Husband and wife Rajendra Wagaskar and Vanita Wagaskar of the MNS are currently leading Koregaon Park electoral panel In total MNS are leading in just four seats 1158 am: NCP’s Anand Alkunte got 11305 votes Congress’ Khandu Londhe 7957 votes and the NCP-backed independent candidate Ruksana Inamdar got 7308 votes in Ramtekdi Sayyednagar panel 1156 am: FLASH We have our first wins in PMC polls: Ananad Alkunte (NCP) Khandu Londhe (Congress) Independent Ruksana Inamdara win in Ramtekdi Sayyednagar panel 1153 am: Meanwhile in Pimpri-Chinchwad the NCP is currently leading in 20 wards and BJP trails with 15 NCP swept the 128-seat corporation by winning 83 seats in the previous election 1151 am: Our correspondent from Pune Partha Biswas reports that the Bharatiya Janata Party after round five of counting has established a comfortable lead in all the four seats in Panel 8 (Aundh Bopodi) 1148 am: Former Pune Mayor Dattatreya Dhankawde (NCP) is leading at ward no38 (A) Balaji Nagar-Rajiv Gandhi Nagar He stepped down in February 2016 to make way for Prashant Jagtap 1140 am: It has been 1 hour and 40 minutes since counting began and things are not looking good for the MNS Congress and Shiv Sena It was neck and neck between the three parties for second place in 2012 but MNS emerged as the second largest party 1135 am: Here is the breakdown of the leads so far: BJP (35) NCP (13) Congress (4) MNS (4) Shiv Sena (3) 1132 am: Pune Mayor Prashant Jagtap of NCP is leading in panel 25 He took over the reins from Dattatraya Dhankawade of NCP in February 2016 Jagtap mother Usha is also currently leading 1123 am: Despite the Shiv Sena struggling in PMC they are racing away in the neighbouring BMC where they are currently leading in 59 wards 1111 am: It appears the BJP are racing ahead of its rivals in PMC polls If the BJP can convert its current leads into wins they are set to emerge as the single largest party They have already surpassed its 2012 numbers 1107 am: A poll official declaring results (Source: Express photo) 1101 am: Follow our Pune reporters Ajay Khape (@ajay_khape) and Alifiya Khan (@alifiyakhan) on Twitter as results pour in for the PMC elections 1100 am: Shiv Sena just leading in one seat while the MNS is yet to open its account 1058 am: BJP leading at prabhag no10 Bavdhan-Kothrud depot#pune #pmc #pmce2017 #smartcity Disclaimer: Final count will be published in the evening pictwittercom/tj2XTAxosC — PMC Care (@PMCPune) February 23 2017 1054 am: Counting of six postal ballots is still ongoing at Ganesh kala krida Manch Vote counting started 30mins back @IndianExpress pictwittercom/fPutrq0rES — alifiya khan (@alifiyakhan) February 23 2017 1052 am:It appears just six postal ballots were counted in the last half and hour Party agents who assembled at the counting centre are getting restless reports Alifiya Khan?

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failure to pay growers the fair and remunerative price (FRP) for the crushing season of 2014-15 Mills managed by political bigwigs such as Leader of Opposition Radhakrushna Vikhe Patil former revenue minister Balasaheb Thorat and former tribal development minister Madhukar Pichad were in the list Share This Article Related Article Sources in the sugar commissionerate said that post the decisions four mills have cleared their dues while many have started paying part of their dues The unpaid dues for the last season as of Monday stood at Rs 295 crore Mills are fined Rs 500 per tonne of cane crushed in case of them continuing operations without a crushing licence Patil said that around four to five mills have approached the Mumbai High Court for quashing of the orders “We are collecting mill-wise details of the same” he said Meanwhile he also said that millers in the state are being forced to pay more as the commissionerate officials are “rounding off the recovery percentage of the mills” Recovery is the percentage of sugar produced to cane crushed and is used to calculate the FRP to farmers “Of late the commissionerate officials are rounding off the recovery percentage to the next nearest decimal Based on such rounding off mills are being sent notices to cough up more money In a scenario of low uptake such practises are bad for trade” he said Millers have decided to meet the minister next week to discuss the various issues faced by them The recent directions of SEBI to stop forward trading in sugar and other agro commodities have not had any effect on the sugar trade in the state Patil said that of late the prices of sugar have seen a dip which is worrisome for the trade For all the latest Pune News download Indian Express App More Related NewsBy: Express News Service | Mumbai | Published: February 17 2016 3:47 am Related News The Shiv Sena retained the tribal-dominated Palghar assembly seat in a bypoll following the death of its MLA Krishna Arjun Ghoda The Sena had fielded Ghoda’s son Amit Ghoda who polled 67129 votes to defeat Congress rival Rajendra Gavit by 18948 votes It was several times higher than the 526-vote margin recorded by his father in 2014 The other candidates in the fray were former Sena leader Manisha Nimkar who contested on the Bahujan Vikas Aghadi ticket this time and secured 36781 votes Chandrakant Vartha (CPI-M) who polled 4865 votes and Dileep A Dumada (Bahujan Mukti Party) who bagged 1417 Out of 161 lakh votes polled 3162 went to the NOTA (none of the above) option For all the latest Mumbai News download Indian Express App More Related NewsWritten by Express News Service | Ahmedabad | Published: April 15 2013 3:54 am Related News The city crime branch officials arrested the wanted key suspect in Mumbai for his alleged involvement in an interstate credit card fraud casepolice said Sunday He was operating a gang of men from Gujarat and Rajasthan that allegedly developed duplicate credit cards and withdrew money from different 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