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DO YOU THINK THAT THE GOVERNMENT IS RIGHT TO CLAMP DOWN ON THE “NO WIN, NO FEE” SYSTEM?

first_imgTuesday 29 March 2011 8:50 pm DO YOU THINK THAT THE GOVERNMENT IS RIGHT TO CLAMP DOWN ON THE “NO WIN, NO FEE” SYSTEM? KCS-content Show Comments ▼ by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStoryTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastSerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity TimesBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBeTaonga: The Island FarmThe Most Relaxing Farm Game of 2021. No InstallTaonga: The Island Farmthedelite.comNetflix Cancellations And Renewals: The Full List For 2021thedelite.comAlphaCute30 Rules That All “Hells Angels” Have To FollowAlphaCuteDefinitionDesi Arnaz Kept This Hidden Throughout The Filming of ‘I Love Lucy’DefinitionWorld LifestyleCouple Has No Idea Why Photo Goes Viral, Then They Notice This In The CornerWorld Lifestyle Sharecenter_img whatsapp Tags: NULL Read This NextWATCH: Shohei Ohtani continues home run tear, Los Angeles Angels winSportsnautYoga for Beginners: 3 Different Types of Yoga You Should TryFamily ProofHiking Gadgets: Amazon Deals Perfect For Your Next AdventureFamily ProofChicken Bao: Delicious Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofWhat to Know About ‘Loki’ Ahead of Disney+ Premier on June 9Family ProofBack on the Rails for Summer New York to New Orleans, Savannah and MiamiFamily ProofBaked Sesame Salmon: Recipes Worth CookingFamily Proof’A Quiet Place Part II’ Sets Pandemic Record in Debut WeekendFamily ProofCheese Crostini: Delicious Recipes Worth CookingFamily Proof whatsapp HANNI ALI | MONTPELIER GROUP“No-win-no -ee encourages an immoral approach to claims that may not usually trigger large fees.”ZEESHAN CHOUDREY | XCHANGING“Yes – the no-win-no-fee policy is encouraging dodgy claims and causing a blame culture.”JOHN PAUL CROCKER | JP MORGAN“Yes, there are often stories about unfairly treated clients so people are frightened of the costs.” last_img read more

Bundesliga Live: Jadon Sancho Scores Hat-trick, Lifts Jersey to Join ‘Justice…

first_img Tokyo Olympics: BCCI provides fuel in Indian Olympic flame, to contribute Rs 10 crore Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeMicrosoftBring your desktop to life with Bing WallpaperMicrosoftPhotoStickHow To Back Up All Your Old Photos In SecondsPhotoStickCapital One ShoppingThis hack can uncover JOANN discounts you don’t know aboutCapital One ShoppingThe result left Dortmund seven points behind defending champions and league leaders Bayern Munich.The 20-year-old Sancho was booked after removing his playing shirt in the second-half to reveal the T-shirt with his message for George Floyd.It was the latest German league protest in support of Floyd after Moenchengladbah’s French striker Marcus Thurum took a knee on Sunday and Schalke’s US midfielder Weston McKennie wore an armband showing “Justice for George” on Saturday. Latest Sports News Sport News By Kunal Dhyani – June 1, 2020 Facebook Twitter Sport News Football YourBump15 Actors That Hollywood Banned For LifeYourBump|SponsoredSponsoredDaily FunnyFemale Athlete Fails You Can’t Look Away FromDaily Funny|SponsoredSponsoredPost FunThese Twins Were Named “Most Beautiful In The World,” Wait Until You See Them TodayPost Fun|SponsoredSponsoredMaternity WeekA Letter From The Devil Written By A Possessed Nun In 1676 Has Been TranslatedMaternity Week|SponsoredSponsoredDefinitionTime Was Not Kind To These 28 CelebritiesDefinition|SponsoredSponsoredMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStory|SponsoredSponsored RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Previous articleDream11 Predictions – DIC vs PF , European Cricket Series T10 League 2020, Djurgardens If Cricketforening vs Pakistanska Foreningen Playing XI, Cricket Fantasy Tips, Date, Time, Watch LiveNext articleIPL 2020 : Steve Smith declares, if no T20 World Cup, ready to travel for IPL Kunal DhyaniSports Tech enthusiast, he reports on Sports Tech industry and writes on sports products. PUBG Mobile – Krafton IPO: PUBG Mobile promoters Krafton ready to break all records, aims 5 billion IPO ATP Tour Bett1Open 2021 Final: Liudmila Samsonova beats Belinda Bencic to clinch title Football SportSport News Halle Open 2021 Final: Ugo Humbert defeats Andrey Rublev to become champion Viking Classic Birmingham 2021 Final: Ons Jabeur beats Daria Kasatkina to clinch title TAGSBundesligaBundesliga 2020 Live IndiaBundesliga LIVEinsidesportInsidesportNewsLatestNewsNEWSNewsUpdateSportsnews sportsSportsUpdate SHARE PSL 2021 Playoffs Live: How to watch PSL 2021 Playoffs LIVE streaming in your country, India Borussia Dortmund’s England winger Jadon Sancho scored a hat-trick and revealed a “Justice for George Floyd” T-shirt Sunday amid several protests in the German Bundesliga at the death of an unarmed black man in the United States.Sancho’s three goals helped second-placed Dortmund to a 6-1 romp at bottom side Paderborn as Thorgan Hazard, Achraf Hakimi and Marcel Schmelzer also got on the scoresheet. Esports Bundesliga Live: Jadon Sancho Scores Hat-trick, Lifts Jersey to Join ‘Justice for George Floyd’ Protest Euro 2020, Switzerland vs Turkey LIVE: Kahveci scores for Turkey to reduce deficit; Follow Live Updates Football Sport News Euro 2020, Italy vs Wales LIVE: Ward produces solid save to keep 10-man Wales in the game; Follow Live Updates Tokyo Olympics: Dutee Chand, Hima Das among top athletes seeking direct Olympic qualification during IGP 4 ATP Tour Queens Club Final: Matteo Berrettini beats Cameron Norrie in final to win titlelast_img read more

East African Breweries Limited (EABL.ug) HY2007 Presentation

first_imgEast African Breweries Limited (EABL.ug) listed on the Uganda Securities Exchange under the Beverages sector has released it’s 2007 presentation results for the half year.For more information about East African Breweries Limited (EABL.ug) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the East African Breweries Limited (EABL.ug) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: East African Breweries Limited (EABL.ug)  2007 presentation results for the half year.Company ProfileEast African Breweries Limited produces and distributes a range of beer and spirit brands and non-alcoholic beverages for local consumption in Uganda. Popular brands include Tusker Malt Lager, Tusker Lite, Guinness, Pilsner, White Cap Lager, Allsopps Lager, Balozi Lager, Senator Lager, Bell Lager, Serengeti Premium Lager, Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff, Kenya Cane, Chrome Vodka and Ciroc. East African Breweries has operations in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and South Sudan; and exports alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to Rwanda, Burundi and the Great Lakes region. Subsidiary companies include Kenya Breweries Limited, Uganda Breweries Limited, East African Breweries (Mauritius) Limited, International Distillers Uganda Limited and East African Maltings (Kenya) Limited. Established in 1922, the group has its headquarters in Ruaraka, near the capital of Nairobi. East African Breweries Limited is listed on the Uganda Securities Exchangelast_img read more

Swan General Ltd (SWAN.mu) HY2014 Interim Report

first_imgSwan General Ltd (SWAN.mu) listed on the Stock Exchange of Mauritius under the Insurance sector has released it’s 2014 interim results for the half year.For more information about Swan General Ltd (SWAN.mu) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Swan General Ltd (SWAN.mu) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Swan General Ltd (SWAN.mu)  2014 interim results for the half year.Company ProfileSwan General Limited offers insurance services, including personal and corporate insurance. The company provides services that include life, car, home, health, travel, boat, property and liability, financial lines, motor fleet, marine, and keyman and partnership insurance products, as well as reinsurance services. Swan General Limited also provides loans; education, retirement, and investment plans; wealth management and securities trading services; and pension and actuarial services, pension administration, and investment advisory services. Life, casualty, and property are the segments through which the company conducts its business and is based in Mauritius. Swan General Limited is listed on the Stock Exchange of Mauritiuslast_img read more

Fidelity Life Assurance of Zimbabwe Limited (FIDL.zw) 2014 Annual Report

first_imgFidelity Life Assurance of Zimbabwe Limited (FIDL.zw) listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange under the Insurance sector has released it’s 2014 annual report.For more information about Fidelity Life Assurance of Zimbabwe Limited (FIDL.zw) reports, abridged reports, interim earnings results and earnings presentations, visit the Fidelity Life Assurance of Zimbabwe Limited (FIDL.zw) company page on AfricanFinancials.Document: Fidelity Life Assurance of Zimbabwe Limited (FIDL.zw)  2014 annual report.Company ProfileFidelity Life Assurance of Zimbabwe Limited is a holding company providing products and services for life assurance, employee benefits, asset management, medical insurance, funeral assurance provision of actuarial services and residential property development. This includes managing pensions, funeral insurance and microfinancing in the informal banking market. Fidelity Life Assurance Zimbabwe offers additional products for individual loans, salary-based loads and loans for farmers. Its actuarial services include life and general insurance services, healthcare insurance, investments and finance and funeral assurance schemes. Its asset management services include unit trusts, money market funds, equity funds, balanced funds and advisory services. Its medical aid services include an access health package, express health package and a foundation health package. The company operates in Zimbabwe and Malawi, with the latter offering products for life assurance and pensions. Fidelity Life Assurance of Zimbabwe Limited is listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchangelast_img read more

No savings at 40? I’d buy these 2 bargain FTSE 100 stocks to retire on a passive income

first_img Image source: Getty Images Peter Stephens | Wednesday, 12th February, 2020 | More on: MNDI SBRY No savings at 40? I’d buy these 2 bargain FTSE 100 stocks to retire on a passive income I’m sure you’ll agree that’s quite the statement from Motley Fool Co-Founder Tom Gardner.But since our US analyst team first recommended shares in this unique tech stock back in 2016, the value has soared.What’s more, we firmly believe there’s still plenty of upside in its future. In fact, even throughout the current coronavirus crisis, its performance has been beating Wall St expectations.And right now, we’re giving you a chance to discover exactly what has got our analysts all fired up about this niche industry phenomenon, in our FREE special report, A Top US Share From The Motley Fool. Our 6 ‘Best Buys Now’ Shares The FTSE 100’s past performance highlights its potential to boost your retirement prospects. For example, the index has delivered a high-single-digit annualised total return since inception.Despite its strong performance, there are a number of large-cap shares that seem to offer good value for money at the present time. As such, now could be a good time to kick-start your retirement plans through purchasing FTSE 100 stocks.5G is here – and shares of this ‘sleeping giant’ could be a great way for you to potentially profit!According to one leading industry firm, the 5G boom could create a global industry worth US$12.3 TRILLION out of thin air…And if you click here we’ll show you something that could be key to unlocking 5G’s full potential…With that in mind, here are two large-cap shares that appear to offer good value for money. Buying them now at age 40, or over the long-term from any age, could improve your prospects of making a generous passive income in older age.Sainsbury’sBuying stocks while they trade on low valuations has historically been a sound means of improving your scope to make capital gains. As such, with Sainsbury’s (LSE: SBRY) having fallen by around 29% in the past year and it now trading on a price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio of 10.7, it could offer long-term investment appeal.Certainly, its performance in the most recent quarter was disappointing. For example, its like-for-like (LFL) sales declined by 0.7%, while a large amount of promotional activity in the retail sector has failed to provide the business with improving margins.However, with Sainsbury’s continuing to invest in its online offering and in improving the customer experience through innovative new technology, it seems to be strengthening its market position. This is expected to lead to an improving financial performance over the next two years.In addition, its planned improvements in efficiency and expanded range of value products could help to improve its competitive position. As such, now could be the right time to buy a slice of the business while it seems to offer a wide margin of safety.MondiAnother FTSE 100 stock that is experiencing an uncertain period is Mondi (LSE: MNDI). The packaging and paper business reported softer demand for its products in its most recent quarter, while prices for key paper grades weakened. This caused a fall in the company’s underlying profit of 18% versus the same quarter of the previous year, and is expected to contribute to a 9% drop in its bottom line in the full year.Looking ahead, Mondi will continue to deliver major investment in its asset base to further strengthen its long-term growth potential. It is also undergoing a restructuring of its business units, which could create a simpler operating model that benefits from greater efficiency.With the stock currently trading on a P/E ratio of 13.3, it seems to offer good value for money at the present time. It is forecast to post a rise in net profit of 7% next year, which could help to catalyse investor sentiment and may boost its share price over the coming years. Click here to claim your copy now — and we’ll tell you the name of this Top US Share… free of charge! Peter Stephens has no position in any of the shares mentioned. The Motley Fool UK has no position in any of the shares mentioned. Views expressed on the companies mentioned in this article are those of the writer and therefore may differ from the official recommendations we make in our subscription services such as Share Advisor, Hidden Winners and Pro. Here at The Motley Fool we believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors.center_img Renowned stock-picker Mark Rogers and his analyst team at The Motley Fool UK have named 6 shares that they believe UK investors should consider buying NOW.So if you’re looking for more stock ideas to try and best position your portfolio today, then it might be a good day for you. Because we’re offering a full 33% off your first year of membership to our flagship share-tipping service, backed by our ‘no quibbles’ 30-day subscription fee refund guarantee. See all posts by Peter Stephens I would like to receive emails from you about product information and offers from The Fool and its business partners. Each of these emails will provide a link to unsubscribe from future emails. 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Texas diocese sells Galveston student building

first_imgTexas diocese sells Galveston student building College ministry to looks towards bright future Episcopal Migration Ministries’ Virtual Prayer Vigil for World Refugee Day Facebook Live Prayer Vigil June 20 @ 7 p.m. ET AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to PrintFriendlyPrintFriendlyShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailShare to MoreAddThis Director of Music Morristown, NJ By Luke BlountPosted Jan 30, 2014 Property Priest-in-Charge Lebanon, OH Submit an Event Listing TryTank Experimental Lab and York St. John University of England Launch Survey to Study the Impact of Covid-19 on the Episcopal Church TryTank Experimental Lab Curate Diocese of Nebraska Ya no son extranjeros: Un diálogo acerca de inmigración Una conversación de Zoom June 22 @ 7 p.m. ET Rector Smithfield, NC This Summer’s Anti-Racism Training Online Course (Diocese of New Jersey) June 18-July 16 Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Hires Reverend Kevin W. VanHook, II as Executive Director Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York Rector Knoxville, TN Course Director Jerusalem, Israel In-person Retreat: Thanksgiving Trinity Retreat Center (West Cornwall, CT) Nov. 24-28 Rector Shreveport, LA Press Release Service Bishop Diocesan Springfield, IL An Evening with Aliya Cycon Playing the Oud Lancaster, PA (and streaming online) July 3 @ 7 p.m. ET The Church Investment Group Commends the Taskforce on the Theology of Money on its report, The Theology of Money and Investing as Doing Theology Church Investment Group Featured Events New Berrigan Book With Episcopal Roots Cascade Books Director of Administration & Finance Atlanta, GA Inaugural Diocesan Feast Day Celebrating Juneteenth San Francisco, CA (and livestream) June 19 @ 2 p.m. PT Rector Tampa, FL Seminary of the Southwest announces appointment of two new full time faculty members Seminary of the Southwest An Evening with Presiding Bishop Curry and Iconographer Kelly Latimore Episcopal Migration Ministries via Zoom June 23 @ 6 p.m. ET Remember Holy Land Christians on Jerusalem Sunday, June 20 American Friends of the Episcopal Diocese of Jerusalem Rector/Priest in Charge (PT) Lisbon, ME Episcopal Church releases new prayer book translations into Spanish and French, solicits feedback Episcopal Church Office of Public Affairs Missioner for Disaster Resilience Sacramento, CA center_img Associate Priest for Pastoral Care New York, NY Virtual Celebration of the Jerusalem Princess Basma Center Zoom Conversation June 19 @ 12 p.m. ET Rector Martinsville, VA The Church Pension Fund Invests $20 Million in Impact Investment Fund Designed to Preserve Workforce Housing Communities Nationwide Church Pension Group Tags Associate Rector for Family Ministries Anchorage, AK Rector Pittsburgh, PA Rector Belleville, IL Canon for Family Ministry Jackson, MS Rector (FT or PT) Indian River, MI Rector Collierville, TN Rector Albany, NY Cathedral Dean Boise, ID Virtual Episcopal Latino Ministry Competency Course Online Course Aug. 9-13 Featured Jobs & Calls Assistant/Associate Rector Washington, DC Join the Episcopal Diocese of Texas in Celebrating the Pauli Murray Feast Online Worship Service June 27 Associate Rector Columbus, GA Youth Minister Lorton, VA Curate (Associate & Priest-in-Charge) Traverse City, MI Submit a Press Release Family Ministry Coordinator Baton Rouge, LA Priest Associate or Director of Adult Ministries Greenville, SC Rector Washington, DC Rector Hopkinsville, KY Rector Bath, NC Rector and Chaplain Eugene, OR Assistant/Associate Priest Scottsdale, AZ Assistant/Associate Rector Morristown, NJ Submit a Job Listing Episcopal leaders in Galveston gather outside the former WTEC building to symbolically place memorial items at the foot of the cross. Photo: Episcopal Diocese of Texas[Episcopal Diocese of Texas] Galveston, Texas, Episcopal leaders gathered at the former site of the William Temple Episcopal Center (WTEC) on January 25, for the Service of Thanksgiving and Remembrance. In February, the Diocese of Texas will officially close on the sale of the property located at 417 Market St. and the community labyrinth will eventually be moved to Moody Methodist Church.Founded in 1963, WTEC’s purpose was to serve the medical school students at the University of Texas Medical Branch. Over the years, the building served as a chaplain training, community center, and as the spiritual home for many. After Hurricane Ike hit in September of 2008, WTEC became the host of Texas Episcopal Disaster Relief and Development, a volunteer rebuilding organization that performed repairs on more than 150 homes and completely renovated 60 homes over the course of two years.In 2013, activities associated with the William Temple Episcopal Center were relocated to Trinity Episcopal Church as the diocese prepared to sell the property. The sale will serve to replenish the William Temple Foundation, further benefiting the ministry to medical school students.The remembrance service featured sermons from the Rev. Canon John Newton, the Diocese’s canon for Christian formation, and from the Rev. Susan Kennard, rector of Trinity. After finishing the liturgy in the the building’s chapel, the group of around 20 people gathered outside to symbolically place memorial items at the foot of the cross.“Today we say goodbye to a building,” Newton said in his sermon. “But today what we say goodbye to is a building. But what we are not saying goodbye to is the ministry of the William Temple Center, which was here long before this building, and will continue long after this building ceases to be.”The Rev. Jeremiah Griffin now leads the WTEC at Trinity, which serves a free meal to students every Wednesday night, sometimes followed by “Theology on Tap,” a discussion of God and religion over coffee or beer at the local coffee house, two blocks from the church. The center is always open for students to study or pray.“We really want to provide a place for students to connect their vocation as healers with their own personal faith and identity,” Griffin said in a November 2013 interview. “We want to give them the opportunity to theologically reflect and engage in conversation with their classmates.”Naturally, the center and its activities focus around a Christian, Episcopal perspective, but Griffin says the students come from all faiths and traditions.“Primarily, we are mission of hospitality,” he said. “All of the students are busy, regardless of faith. We try to keep it accessible and open to all people. At the Theology on Tap group, we will talk about a theme like hope or incarnation or transformation, and these are things that everyone can relate to with whatever their religious background provides.”Fox 26 News, Houston, visited last summer to profile the work of the WTEC.“It is all about relationship here,” Griffin said. “There is a need to be creative with theological reflection. My favorite kind is the subversive kind, when people don’t even realize it is happening. They just encounter a question, and then they leave the evening with a thought in their mind that maybe rattles around a little bit and hopefully prods them to connect it with something that they are doing.”To learn more about the WTEC, you can find them on Facebook. Or you can email the Rev. Jeremiah Griffin ([email protected]). The center is located at 2216 Ball St. in Galveston.last_img read more

Breaking News: Richard Anderson to enter plea

first_img You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Please enter your name here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. TAGSRichard Anderson Previous articleGas prices surgeNext articleApopka Chamber welcomes Colombian Bakery to town Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Free webinar for job seekers on best interview answers, hosted by Goodwill June 11 Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Breaking NewsAfter a year of lawsuits, hearings, and continuances, the legal fate of Richard Anderson may be decided tomorrow morning in a Lake County courtroom.Anderson is scheduled to enter a plea tomorrow morning at 8:30 AM at the Fifth Judicial Circuit Court for Lake County according to Walter Forgie, supervisor of the Lake County State Attorney’s Office.Anderson, the former City Administrator for Apopka, was scheduled to stand trial between March 27th and April 9th. However, his trial date was continued by Judge Lawrence J. Semento in the Fifth Judicial Circuit Court for Lake County due to an overflow of cases.Richard AndersonAnderson was most recently a Lobbyist/Consultant for the City of Apopka until the City Council voted to terminate his contract on June 1st of 2016.On April 5th, 2016 Anderson was involved in a head-on collision on SR 46 in Lake County according to the Florida Highway Patrol. A Dodge Ram pickup he owned crossed the center line and crashed head-on into a Toyota driven by Michael Falcon.  Falcon was seriously injured and airlifted to the Orlando Regional Medical Center. Falcon later filed a lawsuit against Anderson on April 19th, 2016 for the collision, and the Florida Highway Patrol issued an arrest warrant for Anderson on May 31st, 2016. Anderson turned himself into the Seminole County Jail the same day and bonded out.Anderson is charged with multiple counts including leaving the scene of a crash with serious bodily injury, leaving the scene of a crash with property damage, reckless driving with serious bodily injury, and reckless driving with property damage. All of the charges are third-degree felonies. The Anatomy of Fear Support conservation and fish with NEW Florida specialty license plate last_img read more

TCU professor talks legacy of Alan Rickman

first_imgTwitter ‘Liters for Life’ student campaign raises funds for global water crisis printFilm aficionados are mourning the death of Alan Rickman, an actor who deftly portrayed complex villains that audiences could not help but love.Rickman, who starred in films such as “Harry Potter,” “Die Hard” and “Love Actually,” died at age 69 on Thursday following a battle with cancer. He was perhaps best known for his role as Severus Snape in “Harry Potter.”Richard Allen, a TCU film professor, said Rickman’s legacy was based on his ability to portray villains that connected with audiences.“I’ve always loved his unique style, which is so cool because it’s so understated and so dry and has such emotion underneath,” he said. “He’ll play those villainous characters [so] that you believe he has a heart.”Allen said the characteristics of an actor’s legacy include the commercial and artistic success he has.“When we think about the actors that we’ve label as great, all-time actors like Meryl Streep, Katharine Hepburn and Charlie Chaplin, they made films that were commercially successful,” he said. “But they also made films where artistry was more important than commercial success.”Allen said he would remember the magic Rickman created on screen as Professor Severus Snape in the blockbuster Harry Potter films. But he said what made Rickman perfect for this “villainous” role was his ability to make the audience love him.“You’re able to watch Snape all that time and go, ‘Oh, he’s the bad guy, but is he?’” Allen said.Allen said Rickman’s role in “Love Actually,” showed the unique ability the actor had. Rickman played opposite of Emma Thompson and Heike Makatsch, portraying a married managing director of a design agency who, in the beginning, has an affair with his new secretary and later returns to his wife, ruining his marriage and family.“He plays a character that you really want to hate, but you know he’s feeling real pain over his decisions,” Allen said. “He really makes that character three-dimensional, so at the end, I think you’re supposed to be happy when he comes back.”Allen said there are actors that can perform as he did, but, for Rickman, the roles played by those actors will never be replicated.“What’s great about the characters that these actors play is that no one will replace them,” Allen said. “He’s one of those people.” + posts Linkedin ReddIt Fort Worth’s first community fridge program helps serve vulnerable neighborhoods Linkedin Kylie Walker is a junior Journalism major from Dallas, Texas. She is the SGA/Greek line editor and Public Safety reporter. Kylie Walkerhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/kylie-walker/ Previous articleBlue Bell identifies areas where listeria may be present; company says ice cream safe to eatNext articleMacklemore, Ryan Lewis concert draws positive social media reaction Kylie Walker RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook ReddIt Kylie Walkerhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/kylie-walker/ Kylie Walker British actor Alan Rickman arrives on the red carpet for the UK Premiere of “The Invisible Woman” at the Odeon Kensington in west London, Jan. 27, 2014. Twitter Kylie Walkerhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/kylie-walker/ ‘Let’s be real’: TCU talks diversity University alerts campus after student diagnosed with mumps JMBLYA breaks record at Dallas festival Facebook First-year student remembered for her humor Kylie Walkerhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/kylie-walker/ TCU social work majors go into the field to help support Fort Worth’s homelesslast_img read more

Parliament passes law decriminalising press offences

first_img RSF_en Central African RepublicAfrica April 6, 2021 Find out more Organisation Central African RepublicAfrica Receive email alerts RSF decries arbitrary blocking of two CAR news websites November 26, 2004 – Updated on January 20, 2016 Parliament passes law decriminalising press offences Follow the news on Central African Republic May 13, 2020 Find out more Newscenter_img December 13, 2019 Find out more Help by sharing this information to go further CAR policeman who shot reporter must be punished, RSF says Six years on, same unanswered questions about French journalist’s death in CAR News Reporters Without Borders today welcomed the passage of a law ending prison terms for press offences. The Central African Republic’s (RCA) transitional Parliament adopted the law on 25 November 2004.”RCA journalists can be proud to have led a peaceful and successful campaign (to decriminalise press offences), which is so important for the building of a genuine democracy,” said Reporters Without Borders. “RCA citizens, journalists, politicians and governments will soon reap the benefits of the law’s adoption, in terms of security, freedom and respect. We urge President François Bozizé not to obstruct this victory for democracy and to circulate the text (of the law) without delay,” the organisation added.The previous 1998 press law was particularly controversial. It included provisions for prison terms with no parole for “defamation” and the “publication of false news”. In 2002, National Assembly parliamentarians had voted to reject a reform of the law and maintained the repressive 1998 legislation on the books.The general outcry surrounding the Maka Gbossokotto affair in the summer of 2004 undoubtedly helped to convince President Bozizé of the urgent need to reform the Press Code. Gbossokotto was arrested on 8 July. The publication director of the privately-owned daily “Le Citoyen” and Reporters Without Borders correspondent spent one month in prison after a defamation complaint was filed against him by an associate of the president. After spending one month in detention in deplorable conditions, Gbossokotto finally received a one-year suspended prison sentence and a fine of 500,000 CFA francs (approx. US$1,000; 760 euros) for “public insults”.Gbossokotto’s arrest and detention were widely condemned, notably by the RCA Association of Private and Independent Newspaper Publishers (Groupement centrafricain des éditeurs de la presse privée et indépendante, GEPPIC). In a protest action, the group suspended publication of all of its media titles from 12 to 19 July. Following his 8 August release, Gbossokotto became one of the most vocal organisers of the Geppic and the RCA Journalists’ Union (Union des journalistes de Centrafrique, UJCA). He demanded that the government reform the Press Code, just as President Bozizé had promised when he came to power. GEPPIC also launched a “day without newspapers”, vowing to no longer publish newspapers on Fridays until the government decriminalised press offences. News Newslast_img read more