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Wednesday, September 4th, 2019

 

CANADA VOTES: Why I will not vote for @JustinTrudeau

This year will be the first time I do not vote LIBERAL in all the 32yrs I have been in Canada. I likely have reasons. Good ones too. MARTHA LEAH NANGALAMA Moncton, Canada Bududa, Uganda EXCEPT, who is running against PM Justin Trudeau again? Maybe I should read about his competition. —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: September 04, 2019 at 09:54PM


CANADA VOTES: Why I will not vote for @JustinTrudeau

This year will be the first time I do not vote LIBERAL in all the 32yrs I have been in Canada. I likely have reasons. Good ones too. MARTHA LEAH NANGALAMA Moncton, Canada Bududa, Uganda —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: September 04, 2019 at 09:54PM


GMO: Gene-edited cattle have a major screwup in their DNA

A Holstein heifer will never grow horns thanks to gene-editing. Regulators have now found serious mistakes caused by the editing process. ALISON VAN EENENNAAM, UC DAVIS Bid for barnyard revolution is set back after regulators find celebrity “hornless” bovines contaminated by bacterial genes. By Antonio Regalado. MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW, Aug 29, 2019 They were the poster animals for the gene-editing revolution, appearing in story after story. By adding just a few letters of DNA to the genomes of dairy cattle, a US startup company had devised a way to make sureRead More


Emerging Frontiers in Research and Innovation 2020 (EFRI-2020)

U.S. Dept. of Energy Letter of Intent Due Date(s) (required) (due by 5 p.m. submitter’s local time):      November 04, 2019 LOI due date Preliminary Proposal Due Date(s) (required) (due by 5 p.m. submitter’s local time):      December 02, 2019 Preliminary Proposal Due Date Full Proposal Deadline(s) (due by 5 p.m. submitter’s local time):      March 26, 2020 Full Proposal Due Date Award Information Anticipated Type of Award: Standard Grant or Continuing Grant Estimated Number of Awards: 15 (4-year awards) Anticipated Funding Amount: $30,000,000 DETAILS: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2019/nsf19599/nsf19599.htm?WT.mc_id=USNSF_179 —— AUTORead More


:JEFFREY EPSTEIN: Hundreds of other people could be implicated in court documents

By CNBC, NEWS AGENCIES Still-secret court filings related to sexual predator Jeffrey Epstein and his alleged procurer Ghislaine Maxwell could implicate “hundreds of other people,” Maxwell’s lawyer said Wednesday during a hearing. But finding out who they are will take some time. Maxwell’s lawyer and an attorney for women who claim Epstein, a financier, sexually abused them told U.S. District Judge Loretta Preska they have not agreed how the documents should be unsealed. Preska was clearly irritated with their lack of progress on the documents, which are part of aRead More


XENOPHOBIA: Could South Africa be dealing with symptoms of unfinished revolution?

ON THE XENOPHOBIC ATTACKS IN SOUTH AFRICA            By OMAR KALINGYE NNYAGO My favorite cab driver in Pretoria is called Vusi. He once lived in Tanzania, training as a MK fighter. (He speaks Kiswahili fairly well). We chat a lot. About life. About politics.  One day he told me that there was no system too strong (not) to be defeated. Pulling out a match box from his glove kit, the held it up and said: “we finally defeated apartheid with just this. We tried the gunRead More


XENOPHOBIA: Could South Africa be dealing with symptoms of unfinished revolution?

ON THE XENOPHOBIC ATTACKS IN SOUTH AFRICA            By OMAR KALINGYE NNYAGO My favorite cab driver in Pretoria is called Vusi. He once lived in Tanzania, training as a MK fighter. (He speaks Kiswahili fairly well). We chat a lot. About life. About politics.  One day he told me that there was no system too strong (not) to be defeated. Pulling out a match box from his glove kit, the held it up and said: “we finally defeated apartheid with just this. We tried the gunRead More


NTVUganda has added UGANDA PREMIER LEAGUE: Lubega on the mark as Proline edge past Onduparaka video

UGANDA PREMIER LEAGUE: Lubega on the mark as Proline edge past Onduparaka Proline has used a goal from Edrisa Lubega to beat Onduparaka in a Uganda Premier League match played at the StarTimes Stadium in Lugogo. It was Matia’s Lule’s first win as Proline coach since taking the reins from Shafiq Bisaaso. #NTVNews Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like our Facebook page https://ift.tt/1bbEIWm —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: September 04, 2019 at 03:38PM


NTVUganda has added UGANDA PREMIER LEAGUE: Lubega on the mark as Proline edge past Onduparaka video

UGANDA PREMIER LEAGUE: Lubega on the mark as Proline edge past Onduparaka Proline has used a goal from Edrisa Lubega to beat Onduparaka in a Uganda Premier League match played at the StarTimes Stadium in Lugogo. It was Matia’s Lule’s first win as Proline coach since taking the reins from Shafiq Bisaaso. #NTVNews Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like our Facebook page https://ift.tt/1bbEIWm —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: September 04, 2019 at 03:38PM


NTVUganda has added 413 tonnes of substandard items seized in 2018/19 video

413 tonnes of substandard items seized in 2018/19 Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) performance for the Financial Year 2018 and 2019 indicates that more than 51 percent of goods on the market are substandard. This is 3% percent drop from the 2017/2018 record of 54%. This was revealed by the Executive Director Eng. Dr Ben Manyindo, at the Uganda Media Centre. #NTVNews Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like our Facebook page https://ift.tt/1bbEIWm —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada TimeRead More