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Para sa agrikultura

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 31 May 2020 04:03:47 +0000

  INTERESADO ang mga anak ng former actor na si Dennis Roldan na sina former volleyball player at Binibining Pilipinas Globe 2018 titleholder Michele Gumabao, actor Marco Gumabao at Margarita Gumabao na idebelop ang kanilang farm sa Iba, Zambales. Sumangguni nga sila Department of Agriculture (DA) para mapalawig ang kanilang kaalaman sa agrikultura. Nabanggit ito […]


All about COVID-19

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 31 May 2020 03:29:03 +0000

  HOW did the COVID-19 pandemic change the lives of Filipinos and the rest of the world? What will life be a er the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ)? This Sunday, join Atom Araullo as he presents a comprehensive look at COVID-19 in The Atom Araullo Specials’ “COVID-19: Nang Tumigil ang Mundo.” As the coronavirus death […]


Pandacan village placed on lockdown

Credit to Author: John Eric Mendoza| Date: Sun, 31 May 2020 03:16:21 +0000

Manila Mayor Francisco ‘Isko Moreno’ Domagoso placed Barangay 847 in Pandacan district under 48-hour enhanced community quarantine to stem the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in the area. The mayor issued the order upon request of village officials. The 48-hour lockdown will take effect on Monday. “The [village] chairman requested for the lockdown. We […]


Diaz, Ramirez thankful despite PSC allowance cut

Credit to Author: Josef T. Ramos, TMT| Date: Sun, 31 May 2020 01:22:49 +0000

RIO Olympics weightlifting silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz said on Saturday that she remained thankful to the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) despite the 50-percent reduction of allowances for athletes and coaches due to the pandemic. Diaz, the 2019 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games and the 2018 Asian Games gold medalist, told The Manila Times on Saturday through […]


US cities fear protests may fuel new wave of virus outbreaks

LOS ANGELES — The massive protests sweeping across U.S. cities following the police killing of a black man in Minnesota have sent shudders through the health community and elevated fears that the huge crowds will lead to a new surge in cases of the coronavirus.           Some leaders appealing for calm in places where crowds smashed storefronts and destroyed police cars in recent nights have been handing out masks and warning demonstrators they were putting themselves at risk. Minnesota’s governor said Saturday that too many protesters weren’t socially distancing or wearing masks after heeding the call earlier in the week. But many see…

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Fox News reporter attacked, chased from demonstration

NEW YORK — A Fox News reporter was pummeled and chased by protesters who had gathered outside the White House early Saturday as part of nationwide unrest following the death of George Floyd.         For several journalists across the country, the demonstrations were taking an ominous, dangerous turn. A television reporter in Columbia, S.C., was hurt by a thrown rock Saturday and a journalist in Minneapolis was shot in the thigh by a rubber bullet.   Demonstrators also broke windows and vandalized the Atlanta office building where CNN is headquartered, and police in Louisville, Kentucky, apologized after an officer fired what appeared…

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Vancouver News

Police watchdog called in after man dies following arrest in Delta

Credit to Author: Scott Brown| Date: Sun, 31 May 2020 03:42:59 +0000

Delta police responded a report of a stolen taxi at the B.C. Ferry Terminal at 11:35 p.m.


Surrey agrees to pay $39 million in land, cash for transit switch to SkyTrain

Credit to Author: Nick Eagland| Date: Sat, 30 May 2020 23:15:09 +0000

The Mayors’ Council approved a compensation deal between Surrey and TransLink after the city cancelled its planned LRT in favour of a SkyTrain extension to Langley


Legendary John Dys, who got into restaurants by accident, dies at 85

Credit to Author: John Mackie| Date: Sat, 30 May 2020 23:00:06 +0000

The native of Holland, with a wicked sense of humour, founded the Original Dutch Pannekoek House in 1975


Science News

Researchers identify mechanisms that make skin a protective barrier
A research team has identified one of the mechanisms that establish the skin as a protective barrier, a breakthrough that is critical to understanding and treating common skin conditions including eczema and psoriasis, according to a new study.


Electric Bicycle Sales Blooming Since The Lockdown, Cities & Commuter Habits Shifting

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Sun, 31 May 2020 03:48:58 +0000

Many a bicyclist will tell you that they feel better after even a short trip on a bicycle. The NYC bicyclist below had not bicycled in years due to the congestion of New York City. People left the city, the cars disappeared, and masks appeared on the few outside. Streets became breathable


Environmental groups moving beyond conservation
Although non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have become powerful voices in world environmental politics, little is known of the global picture of this sector. A new study shows that environmental groups are increasingly focused on advocacy in climate change politics and environmental justice. How they do their work is largely determined by regional disparities in human and financial resources.


Technology News

Electric Bicycle Sales Blooming Since The Lockdown, Cities & Commuter Habits Shifting

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Sun, 31 May 2020 03:48:58 +0000

Many a bicyclist will tell you that they feel better after even a short trip on a bicycle. The NYC bicyclist below had not bicycled in years due to the congestion of New York City. People left the city, the cars disappeared, and masks appeared on the few outside. Streets became breathable


Audi’s New “Mission:Zero” — Protecting Natural Habitats & Biodiversity

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Sun, 31 May 2020 01:50:09 +0000

Audi has been a member of the “Biodiversity in Good Company” initiative for a solid 5 years. In honor of that, Volkswagen Group has shared numerous projects to preserve biodiversity that have been implemented at Audi sites


New Sun Tribe Solar Project Will Cover 10% Of Pennsylvania Borough’s Electricity Use

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Sat, 30 May 2020 22:59:11 +0000

Thanks to Sun Tribe Solar, part of Pennsylvania will take a big jump forward in the transition from fossil fuels


Vice News

Is It Safe to Leave Hand Sanitizer in a Hot Car?

Credit to Author: Hannah Smothers| Date: Sat, 30 May 2020 14:28:11 +0000

Summer is here, temperatures are on the rise, and nobody wants to accidentally set their own car on fire.


Here’s What You Need to Know About Last Night’s Violent George Floyd Protests

Credit to Author: David Gilbert| Date: Sat, 30 May 2020 14:28:00 +0000

Demonstrations against police brutality took place in more than 20 cities across the U.S. with most erupting into violence on Friday night, as tens of thousands of protesters clashed with riot police, state troopers, and the National Guard.


The Supreme Court Might Be About to Make It Nearly Impossible to Stop Anti-Abortion Laws

Credit to Author: Carter Sherman| Date: Sat, 30 May 2020 14:27:49 +0000

This case is the biggest abortion test of the Trump-era court.


Immigration

Study in Canada: English test options for fall 2020

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Sat, 30 May 2020 07:00:15 +0000

With the fall 2020 semester just around the corner, prospective international students around the world are preparing their applications to study in Canada. Each Canadian designated learning institution (DLI) sets their own admissions policies. DLIs are colleges, universities, and other educational institutes that are allowed by the government to welcome international students. DLIs assess criteria […]


Grade 3 students create comics about immigrant stories

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Fri, 29 May 2020 17:27:04 +0000

Grade 3 students in a social studies class in Toronto have created comic strips about immigration using an online tool. The stories were gathered through online personal interviews, and the comic background was designed using Pixton, an online comic-maker. One of the students, Adya Bhartia, interviewed a close family friend she calls Aunt Ludivine, and […]


WIL Employment Connections, Immploy and Access Centre offer remote services

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Thu, 28 May 2020 17:44:21 +0000

WIL Employment Connections, Immploy and Access Centre for Regulated Employment provide remote services and support to immigrant job seekers at no cost WIL Employment Connections (WIL), a non-profit community organization located in London, Ontario just two hours west of Toronto, has provided quality employment support services and career development solutions to immigrant job seekers for […]


Sports

MLB, MLBPA, Cuba reach deal for players to sign
Major League Baseball, its players’ association and the Cuban Baseball Federation reached an agreement that will allow players from the island nation to sign big league contracts without defecting.


Source: Panthers shutting down Cam Newton
The Carolina Panthers are not expected to play Cam Newton for the final two games because of a shoulder injury and the fact that the team is all but eliminated from playoff contention.


UGA lands Dean in latest recruiting win vs. Bama
Georgia landed a commitment Wednesday from linebacker Nakobe Dean, the No. 23 ranked prospect overall who chose the Bulldogs over Alabama, Ole Miss, Auburn and LSU.


Thunder’s Felton, Schroder suspended 1 game
Oklahoma City guards Raymond Felton and Dennis Schroder were suspended for one game without pay Wednesday for leaving the bench area during an altercation and participating in the melee that spilled over into the stands.


‘Heartbroken’ Leonard eyes 40 tackles vs. Giants
Colts rookie linebacker Darius Leonard, who leads the league with 146 tackles, said he was “heartbroken” at being passed over for the Pro Bowl. He said he wants to get 40 tackles against the Giants on Sunday.


Decorated swimmer Missy Franklin retires at 23
Missy Franklin, a five-time Olympic gold medalist, announced her retirement at age 23, citing chronic shoulder pain as the impetus for her decision.