Shaw Festivals 2018 Season Kicks Off With The Enchantment And Magic Of

first_imgAdvertisement Login/Register With: Advertisement Twitter LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment center_img All good epic adventures begin somewhere. A new adaptation of C.S. Lewis’s The Magician’s Nephew by Michael O’Brien makes its world premiere and opens the Shaw Festival’s 2018 season. Under the direction of Artistic Director Tim Carroll, the creative team and cast bring the story of Narnia’s origins and its mythical multiverse to the Festival Theatre stage.Inspire or rekindle that child-like wonder by taking part in Creating The Magician’s Nephew – A Pre-Show Workshop – an hour-long interactive experience for both grown-ups and children held prior to all matinee performances ($5 with a ticket to the day’s performance of The Magician’s Nephew). Contribute to the action of The Magician’s Nephew by building a keepsake prop, creating a soundscape, learning a song and discovering what the heck a Dream Detective really is.Tricked into using his Uncle Andrew’s (Steven Sutcliffe) enchanted rings, young Digory (Travis Seetoo) and his new friend Polly (Vanessa Sears) stumble into a magical portal that takes them to other worlds. Before returning home to Victorian London, they travel to the desolate world of Charn and unwittingly unleash Queen Jadis (Deborah Hay), a malevolent sorceress bent on domination. With the assistance of Aslan (Kyle Blair), Digory must undertake a valiant quest to the mysterious locked garden that holds the key to defeating evil and defending the new world of Narnia. Facebook Advertisementlast_img read more

Rainfall in South Bengal to bring respite from heat MeT

first_imgKolkata: People may get a temporary respite from the hot and humid conditions as the Regional Meteorological Centre has predicted moderate to heavy shower in South Bengal in the next 24 hours.According to the weather office, a moderate-intensity thunderstorm may hit various South Bengal districts including Kolkata along with the rain. The storm will not however last for a long time. A sudden thunder shower coupled with a breeze will bring down the temperature in the city and some other South Bengal districts giving a relief to the people who are under the effect of scorching Also Read – Bengal family worships Muslim girl as Goddess Durga in Kumari Pujasummer heat for the past few days. In the evening of April 21, the city witnessed a light rain coupled with gusty spell of wind. It had provided some relief to the city dwellers but from the next day people again felt the same discomfort. With the mercury hovering around 34-36 degree Celsius in the past couple of days, people are experiencing a sultry weather. A senior official of the Alipore Met office said that various South Bengal districts will receive a moderate to heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours. The intensity of the rain may be slightly higher in the districts of Bankura, Purulia, West Midnapore and Jhargarm. Also Read – Bengal civic volunteer dies in road mishap on national highway”A storm with a speed of around 50 km per hour may be sweep through South Bengal along with rains. The temperature may slightly go down giving a temporary relief to the people in the city. The hot and humid condition may continue to affect the people once the rainy spell is over,” an official of the Alipore Met office said. The official also said that a cyclonic circulation formed over Chattisgarh and some cloud cells started moving towards Bengal from Jharkhand side contributing to the thunderstorms and rain across the region in 24 hours. According to the weather office prediction, the maximum temperature may soar again since warm southwesterly wind is blowing into the region. In the wake of fluctuating temperature the city doctors have urged the people to avoid spicy and restaurant foods. People are also advised to avoid direct sun light while on the road. To get some relief from the humid condition the doctors are suggesting people to wear cotton clothes.last_img read more

Driver of MP Chaminda Wijesiri arrested remanded

The policeman attached to the Police Narcotics division of the Bandarawela Police was admitted to hospital following the assault.The Police today arrested the driver of the MP and produced him before a Magistrate who ordered that he be remanded till February 18. (Colombo Gazette) The driver of United National Party (UNP) Parliamentarian Chaminda Wijesiri was arrested and remanded over an assault on a policeman.The MP had earlier been accused of being involved in the assault.

Encouraging news on US job market and higher corporate profits lift stock

Encouraging news on US job market and higher corporate profits lift stock prices by The Associated Press Posted May 2, 2013 4:15 pm MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email NEW YORK, N.Y. – Encouraging news about the job market and higher profits from CBS, Facebook and other companies sent stock prices higher on Wall Street.The Dow Jones industrial average rose 130 points, or 0.9 per cent, to close at 14,831 Thursday, wiping out nearly all of its 138-point fall the day before.The Standard & Poor’s 500 climbed 15 points, or 0.9 per cent, to 1,597.The Nasdaq rose 41 points, or 1.3 per cent, to 3,340 points.CBS and Facebook rose after reporting income that was better than Wall Street analysts had been expecting.The Labor Department reported that applications for unemployment benefits fell to a five-year low last week.Three stocks rose for every one that fell on the New York Stock Exchange. Volume was slightly below average at 3.4 billion shares. read more

Saudi oil minister says market should handle low prices

Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Petroleum & Mineral Resources Ali Al-Naimi speaks at the annual IHS CERAWeek global energy conference Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan) Saudi oil minister says market should handle low prices by David Koenig, The Associated Press Posted Feb 23, 2016 9:35 am MDT Last Updated Feb 23, 2016 at 2:01 pm MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email HOUSTON – Saudi Arabia’s oil minister said Tuesday that production cuts to boost oil prices won’t work, and that instead the market should be allowed to work even if that forces some operators out of business.Ali Al-Naimi said production cuts by big, low-cost producers like Saudi Arabia would amount to subsidizing higher-cost ones — an apparent reference to U.S. shale oil drillers.Booming U.S. production effectively ended oil trades at more than $100 per barrel that were taking place less than two years ago. A barrel of U.S. crude is now hovering around $30, a price at which many shale operators are assumed to be losing money.“The producers of these high-cost barrels must find a way to lower their costs, borrow cash or liquidate,” Naimi said. “It sounds harsh, and unfortunately it is, but it is the more efficient way to rebalance markets.”Naimi disputed a common view in the industry: that Saudi Arabia has kept pumping oil to protect its market share and undercut shale producers. “We have not declared war on shale or on production from any given country or company,” he said.Naimi spoke at a gathering of global energy leaders in Houston.The price of benchmark U.S. crude fell Tuesday by nearly 5 per cent to $31.81 a barrel. Brent crude, used to price oil internationally, dropped $1.36 to $33.31 a barrel in London.Just a day earlier, oil prices surged after the International Energy Agency predicted that oil supply and demand would balance next year because of a steep drop in new drilling, namely in the U.S. The group’s executive director, Fatih Birol, predicted that crude would more than double to $80 a barrel by 2020.Shale and other new sources attracted by years of high oil prices pushed the supply of oil much higher than global demand, leading to the sharp drop in crude prices since mid-2014.OPEC decided in late 2014 that it would not cut production to prop up prices, and Naimi echoed OPEC’s thinking. “Cutting low-cost production to subsidize higher-cost supplies only delays an inevitable reckoning,” he said.Analysts expect more U.S. shale operators will fail unless prices rise. Mark Papa, now an investment firm executive and the former CEO of EOG Resources, an early shale-gas producer, said the shale boom created many new companies. In the next year or so there will be “bodies all over the place — a lot of bankruptcies,” and drillers who survive will emerge weaker, he said.Others say that it might not take much of a rally in oil prices for shale drillers to thrive.Vance Scott, an Ernst & Young consultant to oil and gas companies, said shale operators are continuing to cut costs and can squeeze subcontractors more and improve efficiency with technological advances in drilling.“They could make a go at $40 and maybe even lower” depending on the field, Scott said. “They will innovate.”While Naimi rejected production cuts as politically unworkable, he endorsed a freeze on production at current levels if major oil-producing countries go along. The freeze idea, floated last week by Saudi Arabia, Russia, Venezuela and Qatar, would be a more gradual path to higher oil prices, but it faces uncertain prospects. Iran, just coming off international sanctions, wants to boost its production.“If a freeze even gets done it really does not accelerate the rebalancing of the global market, especially with Iran not participating,” said Dominick Chirichella, an analyst with the Energy Management Institute. Matching supply to demand would still linger “well into 2017,” he said.The 81-year-old Naimi, who joined Aramco, the old Arabian American Oil Co., as an office boy in 1947, said he had seen oil prices swing from $2 to $147 a barrel. The current price slump, which has led to layoffs across the U.S. oil industry, is just another of oil’s inevitable boom-and-bust cycles, he said.“It is going to end,” Naimi said. “When, I don’t know, but it will end.”?z?????????????????????????????????y read more

Police hunt kidnapper freed from prison by mistake

first_imgThese incidents are rare and the vast majority are returned to custody very quicklyMinistry of Justice Ireson was jailed for 10 years in May 2011 for offences of kidnap and wounding.Police say that if sighted he should not be approached.”I can confirm that Ireson was released from court by error,” a Gloucestershire Constabulary spokesman said.It is understood that police are not at fault and that there is a dispute between the Probation Service and the prison service over who the error lies with.It is believed that he walked free from Birmingham Crown Court after arriving there in a secure van from prison.After being found not guilty of an offence he was released in error despite the fact he still had the rest of his sentence to serve.In December last year, police issued an appeal for information on him because he had been “recalled to prison” for “breaching his license conditions”. A convicted kidnapper serving a 10-year jail term has been freed from prison by mistake, it was revealed on Tuesday.Police are appealing for anyone who knows the whereabouts of Brett Ireson, 33, from Dursley, Glos, to contact them.His release is understood to be the result of a blunder by either the probation service or the prison service.A Ministry of Justice spokesman said he could not could not give the exact reason for the mistake but such an incident was “rare”. Another appeal was issued in January this year and Crimestoppers offered a reward of up to £1,000 for information which led to locating him.Members of the public are advised not to approach him and to call police on 101 if they have information on his whereabouts.The appeal was re-issued in February, then on Thursday, November 24, police issued another appeal.He was convicted along with two other men in February 2010 and police say he has “links to Gloucester and Dursley but despite extensive inquiries he still remains at large”.Wanted posters were handed out in Matson, Gloucester, where it was believed he may be, but he has not been found.A Ministry of Justice spokesperson said: “These incidents are rare and the vast majority are returned to custody very quickly.”We thoroughly investigate each one to see what lessons can be learned, as well as working closely with the police to recapture offenders at large.” Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings.last_img read more

Government support for Fronditha Cares community centre

first_imgFronditha Care, a not-for profit aged care provider, will be able to create a flexible and multi-use community centre in Melbourne’s south east with the help of a $20,000 grant from the federal government.The funds will be used to purchase tables, chairs and TV screens, and will be fitted in a way that they can be adaptable to the needs of different community groups.Hotham MP Clare O’Neil visited Fronditha Care’s Support Hub in Mulgrave on Thursday and explored the area where the new centre will be built. It will house two large function rooms but will also be a multipurpose space transformable into offices or training rooms.Fronditha Care President Faye Spiteri stated the centre is needed for the Greek community in the southeastern suburbs of Melbourne.“I am sure that come the end of this year, community organisations will be able to harness the opportunity to utilise the contemporary centre for their functions, activities and meetings,” she said.CEO George Lekakis AO says the area will be extremely versatile to ensure the changing needs of the community are addressed.“Groups will be able to host large ticketed events, or just have their monthly members’ nights,” Mr Lekakis said. “It’s important to cater to all age groups, budgets, and cultures at this centre.”When presenting the grant to the organisation, Ms O’Neil stated, “Fronditha Care does amazing work in the provision of residential aged care to people in my electorate of Hotham. The residents at Fronditha Care have access to great facilities, and receive the support and care they need whilst feeling more connected with their traditional Greek culture and identity.“I hope this community grant will help make this centre a community hub that people of all ages can come and enjoy.”The community centre is scheduled to be completed by mid-2019.The grant is a part of the Stronger Communities Program which provides each of the 150 federal electorates with up to $150,000 to fund small capital projects. Each grant hopes to improve local community participation and engagement.In September 2018, the Victorian State Government gave a $250,000 grant to Fronditha Care towards the construction of the community centre. Facebook Twitter: @NeosKosmos Instagramlast_img read more

New names set for Mens Royal Rumble Match 11 Main Event spoilers

New names set for Mens Royal Rumble Match 11 Main Event spoilers

first_imgFacebook Google+ John Cena Addresses WWE Future After Super Show-Down Victory New names set for Men’s Royal Rumble MatchAs of the end of RAW on Monday Night, the following names are currently set for the Men’s Royal Rumble Match at the Royal Rumble PPV on January 28 in Philadelphia.* Randy Orton* Shinsuke Nakamura* Elias* John Cena* Finn BalorMore names will be announced in the coming weeks. 1/1 Main Event spoilers from MiamiThe following was taped on Monday from Miami for this week’s episode of Main Event.* Dana Brooke def. Mickie James* Akira Tozawa def. Tony NeseSource: PWInsider.comRecommended videosPowered by AnyClipVin Diesel and John Cena share ‘intense’ sceneVideo Player is loading.Play VideoPauseUnmuteDuration 1:05/Current Time 0:01Loaded: 55.82%0:01Remaining Time -1:04 FullscreenUp NextThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Replay the list Videos Articles Videos Articles Vin Diesel Dave Bautista will be a character in new video game, Finn Balor reveals new look John Cena Jason Namako RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Now Playing Up Next Now Playing Up Next Twitter Vin Diesel and John Cena share ‘intense’ scenecenter_img Now Playing Up Next WWE Superstar Finn Balor appears to get married, Posts photo to Instagram WWE Superstar Finn Balor confirms marriage to FOX Sports Reporter Veronica Rodriguez Why Total Divas Didnt Change Their Name After WWE Rebranded Videos Articles Charlize Theron John Cena To Take Part In New Facebook Series Now Playing Up Next Now Playing Up Next Celebrity Shortlist: Top 3 Actors You Didn’t Know Could Rap Pinterest WhatsApplast_img read more

Truck driver stabbed at I84 rest stop

first_imgA commercial truck driver suffered minor injuries after he was stabbed by an unidentified man early this morning while stopped at a viewpoint parking area on Interstate 84 in the Columbia River Gorge.The driver, Edwin J. Jones, 39, of Plymouth, Neb., was approached by two men in a parking area east of Corbett, Ore., just after midnight, according to Oregon State Police Lt. Gregg HastingsOne of the two suspects pulled out a knife and assaulted the truck driver, causing minor wounds to his hand, lower arm and stomach, Hastings said.That suspect is described as a white male in his mid-20s, five-5 feet 10 inches tall, with a skinny build and light facial chin hair, and wearing a black beanie, grayish-black hooded sweatshirt and dark cargo pants.The other suspect is described as a Hispanic or Indian male, 5 feet 10 inches tall with a heavy build. Jones sustained minor injuries and was taken to Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center, where he received several stitches for his wounds before being released, Hastings said.last_img read more

Amazon uses video games to engage warehouse employees

Amazon uses video games to engage warehouse employees

first_imgSomething for the weekend: E-commerce organisation Amazon has tried to combat boredom by taking a leaf out of Mary Poppins’ book and turning work into a game, or more specifically, a video game.According to US newspaper The Washington Post, Amazon has implemented screens next to employees’ desks at five warehouses across the UK and US. Using these, employees can opt to play simple games, such as PicksInSpace, Mission Racer and CastleCrafter during working hours.The games utilise employees’ physical actions, for example when staff assemble orders or move items. These everyday tasks translate into virtual in-game actions; for example, the quicker an employee picks up items and places them in a box, the faster a video game car could move around a virtual track.Amazon has implemented the voluntary games to help make work more enjoyable and to encourage higher productivity, especially as staff can compete against each other for the highest scores. In one Amazon facility, managers have even taken to rewarding employees for earning high scores with ‘swag bucks’; this is an organisational currency that can be exchange for Amazon-branded merchandise, such as t-shirts and water bottles.Here at Employee Benefits, we think this it is a brilliant idea to use workplace-related actions to achieve video game high scores, especially if rewards can also be earned. We think a challenge around typing speed or tea making would see us collect the most points…last_img read more

How to stay safe when travelling during hurricane season

How to stay safe when travelling during hurricane season

first_img Travelweek Group Share << Previous PostNext Post >> OTTAWA — Global Affairs Canada is reminding Canadians to take severe weather conditions into consideration when planning a trip. Hurricane season begins mid-May and lasts until the end of December and includes not just hurricanes but also typhoons, cyclones and monsoons.The Travel Advice and Advisories page on Global Affairs Canada informs travellers if their destination is prone to hurricanes. Global Affairs Canada also has a free Travel Smart app, plus its Twitter and Facebook pages all provide updated travel advice on the go.Here are some tips from Global Affairs Canada that agents can pass on to clients…Purchase travel insurance and make sure it covers both trip cancellation or interruption in the event of a hurricaneCarry emergency contact information for airline or tour operators as well as the Canadian government office nearest to destination of travelLeave copies of your travel documents and detailed information on itinerary, tour operation, flights, hotels, cruise ships, telephone numbers and email addresses with family or friends at homeBe prepared to change travel plans on short notice (and at the traveller’s own cost)Stay informed and continually check up on the latest regional weather forecasts, and follow the advice and instructions of local authoritiesMore news:  Sunwing to further boost Mazatlán service with new flights from OttawaGlobal Affairs Canada also reminders Canadians travelling abroad that they should consider signing up for Registration of Canadians Abroad, a free service that allows the Government of Canada to reach travellers in case of an emergency or during a national disaster abroad.For more information see Monday, May 27, 2019 center_img How to stay safe when travelling during hurricane season Posted by Tags: Global Affairs Canada, Hurricane, Safetylast_img read more

2 Barter Books – Alnwick United Kingdom Located

2 Barter Books – Alnwick United Kingdom Located

first_img2. Barter Books – Alnwick, United KingdomLocated in a Victorian train station in a small village in England, this second-hand bookshop (where you can trade books as well as buy them), is one of the largest of its kind and was opened in 1991. The shop’s claim to fame is that it rediscovered the Second World War ‘Keep Calm and Carry On’ posters in an old box of books and now you see that iconic slogan everywhere! More: 10 best places to shop in New York 22. Polare Maastricht, Maastricht, NetherlandsAlthough currently closed, Polare Maastricht (formerly Selexyz Dominicanen) has been named in more than one occasion as the most beautiful bookshop in the world. Where else could you immerse yourself in books inside a cathedral with over 700 years of history? Renovated and perfectly preserved, this temple to literature was truly incredible. Hopefully it will reopen soon! ReturnOne wayMulti-cityFromAdd nearby airports ToAdd nearby airportsDepart14/08/2019Return21/08/2019Cabin Class & Travellers1 adult, EconomyDirect flights onlySearch flights Map 19. Books Actually, SingaporeThis independent bookshop is worth a visit or two even if you don’t buy anything. Opened in 2005, they have become one of the most beautiful places of the city, full of nooks and crannies that excite the imagination. Photo by Longhorndave on Flickr8. The Last Bookstore – Los Angeles, United StatesThis piece of paradise is southern California’s largest independent bookshop, situated in a former bank that’s architecture has been preserved. Its marble columns and giant doors sit amongst hundreds of thousands of books. Besides attending its organised events, concerts and markets, we recommend you lose yourself in the labyrinth of dollar books. 9. Shakespeare and Co – Paris, FranceThese days, this place is as much of a tourist attraction as it is a bookshop. Next to Notre Dame Cathedral, this cramped and chaotic place (especially when it is full of tourists) is incredibly seductive. Upstairs, they house travellers who work in the book shop for a few hours each day and below is a wishing well that many throw their coins into. 11. Librería Bardón – Madrid, Spain Founded in 1947, this shop is an iconic space in the heart of the city where you can find real literary gems. Step across the threshold and smell the aroma of old books that are just waiting to be discovered. Jet2British AirwaysThomson Airways Photo by Javier Caro on Flickr 7. Ateneo Grand Splendid – Buenos Aires, ArgentinaThis is possibly the only bookshop in the world that is inside a theatre. There are rows of bookshelves between the painted dome and the original balconies – they’ve even kept the original velvet curtain. The stage has also been converted into a restaurant that has a pianist who adds a touch of music to the theatrical atmosphere. There is nowhere quite like this place. 10. Librería El Péndulo – Mexico City, MexicoThis café/bookshop managed to combine books and coffee with style – without compromising on quality. As well as browsing the shelves you can have breakfast, lunch or dinner while enjoying live music, poetry and stand-up comedy – you could easily stay here for hours. 6. Livraria Lello e Irmao – Porto, PortugalThe building itself is a work of art and is packed full of history. It was founded in 1869 and has been named one of the most beautiful book shops in the world, but is perhaps more famous for being the location of several scenes in the Harry Potter films. What is most impressive about this building is the beautiful wooden staircase and the stained-glass windows in the ceiling that reflect around the room. 12. The Bookworm – Beijing, ChinaThis is the main English bookshop in the city and it has become a centre for cultural activity. With over 16,000 titles, rooting between the shelves is a pleasure. And when you are tired you can take a break in its wonderful restaurant. 16. Bart’s Books – Ojai, California, United StatesFounded in 1964 by Richard Bartinsdale, Bart’s is one of the largest outdoor bookshops in the world and is open almost every day. Some shelves face the streets, others to a courtyard where the sun shines and customers can pay by putting money into a coin box after hours. 21. The Strand Books, New York, United StatesMaybe it’s not the most stylish bookstore in the world, but the Strand Bookstore in New York is certainly iconic. At number 828 Broadway Street in the East Village, their slogan is ’18 miles of books’ and when you arrive you will see why. It’s huge and there is a vast selection of titles (over two million). If that’s not enough, it is where Patti Smith used to work. 15. Librería AltaÏr – Barcelona, Spain The largest travel specialist in Europe and possibly one of the most beautiful bookshops too. They are located next to the university and for decades have been inspiring travellers to start their next adventure. Take a guidebook, sit on a couch underneath the ornate iron columns and let your imagination take flight. Photo by Bert Kaufmann on FlickrMore: Travels through words: 10 books that inspire journeysThe 20 most hipster neighbourhoods in the worldTranslated from the original article by Patricia Cuni 5. Atlantis Books – Santorini, GreeceSilhouetted against the blue skies of the Greek islands, Atlantis Books has just celebrated its 10th year as a project that was started by the group of friends from Cyprus, England and the United States. If you go to Santorini, cool off in this idyllic location, pick up a book and be inspired for your next adventure. 18. Words on the Water, London, United KingdomWhat could be cooler than a floating bookstore? This alternative library travels between Camden Lock and London Paddington. It is an amazing place and is usually organized around cultural events, recitals and concerts. If the weather is nice, sit on the grass along the canal and leaf through one of the books. This must certainly be one of the most relaxing places in London. Photo by Aubrey Dunnuck on Flickr 4. Cook and Book – Brussels, BelgiumCook and Book is an interesting (and beautiful) combination of bookshop and restaurant. Situated in the heart of Brussels, this place is the size of a supermarket and is split into eight rooms as well as a music section, each with a different design and dining-area attached. From a vintage Fiat 500 in the cookery section, to a caravan in the travel section, to the 800 books hanging from the ceiling in the fiction section, you’ll like it so much that you won’t want to leave! 17. Livraria Da Vila, Sao Paulo, BrazilModern and sleek, this bookshop is located in a two story building that was designed by architect Isay Weinfeld. Every corner of this magical place invites you to read and explore. Although it isn’t exactly big, it is bright and airy. Dreaming of your next adventure? Fly away with some of our most popular airlines: Photo by Dave Morris on Flickr Librería Acqua Alta – Venice, ItalyA shop like this could only exist in Venice. Among the hundreds of thousands of books there are many hidden gems, but to find them you’ll have to look inside boats, bathtubs and even a gondola (when in Venice…yes?). Its owner, Luis Frizzio, is a 70 year old Venetian who loves to meet his customers. The shop overlooks one of Venice’s famous canals and is home to several cats – could this place be any more amazing!? Related10 Hollywood hotspots for film fans10 Hollywood hotspots for film fans8 snug winter warmers: get cosy not cold8 snug winter warmers: get cosy not coldWhere to go on holiday in AprilFetch your raincoat and prepare for a shower of awesome April holiday destinations. We’ve rounded up the best places to go in April from near and far, so here are the beaches, cities and events that will make this a month to remember. 13. Librairie des Colonnes – Tangier, MoroccoThis place may be small but it’s packed full of French charm. Behind the glass window and red columns hides a unique place full of English, French and Castilian books from authors such as Beckett, Marguerite and Yourcenar. The owners Pierre Bergé and Simon-Pierre Hamelin organise all kinds of events such as book signings, film screenings and musical evenings. After a day in amongst the chaos of Tangiers, come here and enjoy this calm oasis. 14. Scarthin Books – Peak District, United KingdomAt the edge of a lake in the village of Cromford, (Derbyshire) you’ll find Scarthin Books, that claims to be the most charming bookseller in the UK – and they are absolutely right. Full of shelves overflowing with new and second hand books, it is a little paradise lost in the English countryside. Enter through the doors and discover another world. Bookshops are among some of the most inspiring places in the world. In amongst shelves of books, under dimmed lights, you can relax and let your imagination take flight. Here are some of the most interesting ones from around the world.1. Livraria Ler Devagar – Lisbon, PortugalThis is an incredible modern bookshop located in a former industrial textile warehouse. The building also houses advertising agencies, designer shops and art galleries. You can enjoy a coffee and admire the quirky surroundings, such as the sculpture of a woman on a flying bicycle. On Sundays it turns into a market selling antiques and crafts. What more could you possibly ask for? 20. American Book Center, Amsterdam, NetherlandsDo not be fooled by his stern facade, the American Book Center in Amsterdam is so ethereal that it is out of this world. Without being too cluttered, this space is unique and has soul. Inside there are even tree trunks that pay a heartfelt tribute to the origins of the paper.last_img read more

Mexico City Mexico – Reported by Elite Traveler

first_imgMexico City, Mexico – Reported by Elite Traveler, the private jet lifestyle magazineOn May 10th 2012, internationally renowned Culinary Concepts Hospitality Group, the world’s first premium culinary brand both local in content and global in reach premiered J&G Grill, a Jean-Georges Vongerichten concept, in The St. Regis Mexico City. The St. Regis Mexico City, one of the tallest and most modern buildings in Mexico and Latin America, is located on the Paseo de la Reforma, just steps away from the iconic Fountain of Diana, Angel of Independence Plaza, and the historic Chapultepec Castle.A comfortable yet elegant culinary experience, J&G Grill combines a curated selection of Jean-Georges’ greatest appetizers, side dishes and accompaniments from his portfolio of domestic and international restaurants around the world, all made with the highest quality meats and freshest seafood available in the market. Simply grilled preparations accompanied by bold condiments anchor the J&G Grill dining experience at The St. Regis Mexico City.The restaurant’s warm style is a blend of Jean-Georges’ signature J&G Steakhouse and Market restaurants in Scottsdale, Washington, D.C., Vancouver and Boston. J&G Grill at The St. Regis Mexico City is the first international location for Jean-Georges’ latest concept. Its unveiling follows successful openings in Deer Valley, Kaua’i, HI, and most recently, Miami, Fla., where J&G Grill earned 3.5 of 4 stars by the Miami Herald.“We are thrilled to welcome J&G Grill, one of the world’s preeminent culinary venues, to The St. Regis Mexico City,” said Rui Reis, general manager of The St. Regis Mexico City. “Jean-Georges’ unparalleled gastronomic expertise coupled with the bespoke offerings and refined luxury of St. Regis will create a consummate dining destination for even the most discerning guests.”Maycoll Calderon has been appointed Chef de Cuisine at J&G Grill following a highly successful opening of Fern at The St. Regis Bahia Beach, a Culinary Concepts Hospitality Group restaurant. In his role as chef de cuisine at J&G Grill, Calderon will work with Culinary Concepts Hospitality Group to carefully develop the menu, oversee cooking and food quality and all other food and beverage services.Chef Calderon has taken into consideration Jean-Georges’ recipes, the local areas bountiful fresh produce and meats, and the cultural aspects of Mexico City. The menu has hints of Mexican cuisine sprinkled throughout. Celebrated items include an Iceberg Wedge with Pickled Onion and Cotia Vinaigrette, Huachinango with Purple Potato and Charred Poblano Chilis, Grilled Prime NY Strip with a Sauteed Corn, Jalepeno and Lime topping, Soy Miso and J&G Steak Sauce, and Strawberry Salad with Poppy See Sorbet.The restaurant will feature a main dining room with 99 seats, a cocktail lounge and bar that seats 22, and an outdoor terrace which seats 50.www.jggrilldf.comlast_img read more

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after breaking his agreement not to be political in his remarks. he threatened, “What is better education for Uma than meeting these wonderful people from all walks of life?” he said. It was a competition between the next-gen player in Daniil Medvedev taking on the ‘veteran’ Roberto Bautista Agut.Medvedev waschasing his first ATP title while Agut had already won four singles titles including two in 2016 when he won in Sofia and Auckland The first set went Agut’s way with him taking the opener 6-3 in33 minutes Agut started the contest and played well on his serve and on Medvedev’s serve by taking a crucial break in the fourth game WATCH |Chennai Open: Roberto Bautista Agut Celebrates After Winning The Title Medvedev would make plenty of errors on his backhand and see inconsistency in his serving with some aces here and there but low percentage on his first serve Not long into the first Bautista Agut would go on to hold his serve and take the first 6-3 with an 187 kmph ace that would be marginally in – as the challenge by Medvedev would confirm The second set saw some long rallies played between the two players Medvedev had taken time out after the second set and had his trainers treat him for a cramp The match the resumed and Bautista Agut went on to win the next game which made the final game of the second set the decisive one with Agut serving with a 5-4 lead He held true and managed to complete the win TheChennai Open acts as the prelude to the first Grand Slam of the season at Australian Open which begins on January 16 in Melbourne For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Top NewsParis: Leander Paes will continue his partnership with American Scott Lipksy at the French Open and they were on Sunday drawn to play Marcos Baghdatis and Giles Muller in their first round match Paes and Lipksy have played four tournaments together coming into the clay court Grand Slam Last week they reached the semi-finals of ATP 250 Geneva Open and they also won the Tallahassee Challenger and made the last-four of the Bordeaux Challenger File image of Leander Paes PTI If they win their first round match they may run into the top seeded pair of Henri Kontinen and John Peers Another Indian pair in the fray Divij Sharan and Purav Raja are up against Nicolas Almagro from Spain and Steve Johnson from the USA "We have not played them before Purav and I have been training in Paris for the last four days We are well settled and playing good" Sharan the southpaw from Delhi told PTI Sharan and Raja enjoyed a great start to the season making the final of the Chennai Open and then made two semi-finals on the ATP World Tour apart from winning the Bordeaux Challenger title two weeks back "It has been a good season so far if not spectacular We had some good results We are playing more ATP250s now It makes a difference when you have a steady partner We have been working on our game There is better understanding of ourselves and our strengths and it’s showing in our matches" the world number 55 said "It’s just a matter of time before it starts showing results (at big stage)" he added In the bottom-half of the men’s doubles draw is Rohan Bopanna the highest-ranked Indian and his partner Pablo Cuevas They have been seeded ninth and pitted against the French pair of Mathias Bourgue and Pauk-Henri Mathieu In the women’s doubles Sania Mirza and Yaroslava Shvedova are seeded fourth They will open their campaign against Daria Gavrilova and Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova A Rs 550 crore sports complex will come up in Maninagar in the heart of Ahmedabad the one-time Gujarat Assembly constituency of Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi Modi who is on a two-day tour of his home state inaugurated the complex on Friday Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the TransStadia sports complex on Friday Image courtesy: Twitter/@NarendraModi The complex will house a 20000 capacity stadium TransStadia which will be capable of hosting a variety of sports The makers have termed it a high performance centre a sports clubhouse a sports academy and a sports medicine centre It is also being touted as somethingthat will finally prove the benefits of public-private partnership The complexwas developed bySE TransStadia Pvt Ltd (SETS)as a public private partnership project Thestate government handed over approximately 924 acres of land for this Udit Sheth the maker and visionary behind the project said that the technology was such thatthe arena could be used to enclose the stadium stand into a closed spacewithin a span of six minutes Sheth went on to explain that the 10-storeyed structure — with two additional basement levels — was built like a T-Boxand chest of drawers that can be pulled out to arrange additional 5000 seating space "The project would not have been viable if we decided to charge commercial market value rent and still expected sports to develop A regular project will recover money in around five years while we will do it in seven to nine years" Sheth said With his project already grabbing international attention Sheth said that they had been approached by BBC to discuss the possibility of shooting their automobile show Top Gear indoors On the home front they have a commitment of training 300 athletes from the state annually Sheth was hopeful thatthis state-of-the-art facility would bring Gujarat on the world’s sporting map Written by Vinod Kumar | Chandigarh | Published: January 10 2016 8:43 am Top News The UT Electricity Department which is grappling with staff shortage has been waiting for approval from the Union ministry of power for more than six months to fill the vacant posts As per an official record the department has a total of 1049 employees against a sanctioned strength of 1780 The department had sought approval for additional manpower from the ministry in June 2015 Against a sanctioned strength of 625 assistant linemen the department is managing with 286 employees while only 158 linemen are working against a sanctioned strength of 253 As many as 38 posts of junior engineer and nine of assistant executive engineer are lying vacant Taking serious note of the shortage the Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission (JERC) has directed the department to vigorously pursue the matter with the ministry and acquire approval by January 31 UT Superintending Engineer M P Singh said that they were trying their best to mitigate the crisis General secretary of the UT Powermen Union Gopal Datt Joshi said that the shortage of staff was affecting the functioning of the department “The depleting staff strength has taken a toll on preventive maintenance A large number of lineman will be retiring in the next five years The department needs to act swiftly” said Joshi He added that the fault detection cells of the department were also not functioning properly “Due to shortage of staff the department has also not been able to keep a check on theft of power” said Joshi The electricity department caters to a total of 212 lakh consumers out of which 175 lakh are in the domestic category After the department came into being in 1976 there has been no change in the structure and the last sanction for officer-level manpower was given in 1992 As per the department the load has increased three times over the years while the total number of connections have gone up by almost 80 per cent The commission has also directed the department to adequately train its staff in safety measures and filing quarterly progress reports on the same For all the latest Chandigarh News download Indian Express App More Top NewsBy: Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: September 25 2016 6:11 am Shaista and Aaqib along with other teammates at SKF grounds on Tuesday (Source: Express Photo) Top News Defending champion Pune City off to winning start DEFENDING CHAMPION Football Club Pune City defeated Amarjit Football Academy by 3 – 0 in their first match of 14th Administrator’s Challenge Cup at All India Football Tournament for boys U – 17 year played at Sector-42 Sports Complex Chandigarh on Saturday Striker Shimthang H scored first goal with a superb side volley off a cross given to him by Shreepat The winners were leading by 1- 0 at the breather After the half time FC Pune city pumped tow more goals It was again Shimthang H who scored the second goal in the 62nd minute In the second match Navi Mumbai Football Academy defeated JJ Soccer Football Academy Bangalore by 3 – 1 Mohan of JJ Soccer Academy Bangalore opened the account in the 11th minute of play After conceding early goal Mumbai lads came up in a whirlwind fashion and Sohail Shaikh scored equaliser in the 18th minute of play Navi Mumbai football academy was leading by 2 -1 at the breather and Sohail Shaikh scored the third goal for Navi Mumbai in the 80th minute of play Watch What Else Is Making New: In the third match of the day Dalbir Football Academy defeated Pride Sports Delhi by 4 – 1 Amandeep Singh of Dalbir scored two goals for his team in the 18th and 81st minutes of play Gurpreet and Gaurav were the other scorers who scored one goal each in 10th and 14th minute respectively In the fourth match of the day Baichung Bhutia Football School defeated Sekri Sports Association Gurdaspur In the last match played at Sector-17 Football stadium Thou Football Academy Manipur thrashed Haryana by 7-0 L Benson scored three goals L Robinson scored two goals whereas Dillu and Ronanl Pao scored one goal each in 90th and 90+1 minutes of play T Thoi Singh and L Robinson of Thou Manipur were cautioned by the referee and shown yellow card For all the latest Sports News download Indian Express App More Top NewsTrump disbands business councils after CEOs quit in protest | Reuters World Reuters Aug 17 2017 07:01:38 IST Comment 0 Tweet This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed Published Date: Aug 17 2017 07:01 AM | Updated Date: Aug 17 2017 07:01 AM Tags : #Reuters Also See Dubai United Arab Emirates:A Dubai policeman could be jailed for at least six months for posting a video showing Barcelona star Lionel Messi’s passport on social media reports said on Wednesday The incident took place at Dubai airport where Messi landed last month to attend the seventh edition of the Globe Soccer Awards in which he received the prize of best team and best player local dailies said File picture of Lionel Messi Reuters The Emirati policeman wanted a photo of himself with the Argentinian footballer but was told the star was tired from the flight the National daily reported "I then went to the passport control desk and noticed that Messi’s passport had been left there so I picked it up and shot a video of myself while holding it" it quoted the policeman as saying He posted the video on the Snapchat application and wrote: "This is Messi’s (passport) he is here in Dubai what do I do Shall I burn the passport or just put it back Ok Ok you can go" The policeman appeared in court where he "pleaded guilty and admitted that he was wrong when he posted Messi’s passport details on social media" theDubai-based Gulf News daily 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