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Plaster peeling off ceiling, say New Town Heights residents

The Times of India 27 Jul 2021
The residents of DLF New Town Heights in Sector 86 have raised concerns over poor construction quality of the buildings in the society ... Vikram Dhawan, a resident of the society, said, “There have been several incidents where residents have had a close shave ... The society has been running with complete transparency.”.

Eerie Horror Fest returning to downtown Erie under reins of Film Society of Northwestern PA

Erie Times-News 27 Jul 2021
The Film Society of Northwestern Pennsylvania is bringing the event back from the dead, officials announced Monday ... Lyons, director of programming for the Erie-based Film Society ... The Film Society worked with the Ropp family, founders of the event, to take over the reins, Lyons said.

MIT’s 1972 ‘collapse of human society’ study may become a reality: What does it mean?

Yahoo Daily News 27 Jul 2021
Read full article ... MIT. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)’s 1972 study ‘collapse of human society’ might become reality. According to it, “the human society is on the verge of collapsing in the next two decades” ... What does this mean?What is the ‘collapse of human society’ study all about?. Collapse of human society ... Collapse of human society ... .

Shi Yanliang’s paintings on display

Shenzhen Daily 27 Jul 2021
There are associative relationships present in my works between colors, emotion, spirituality, society and life ... “My paintings focus on some of the struggles that my generation has been through in this society ... They represent people struggling to keep up with the continuous development within society as well as in the world.

Stakeholders seek common stand on spectrum management in Africa

Business Day Online 27 Jul 2021
We live in a time when we talk about digital as a default, about digital transformation of our societies and economies, and the need for a fully connected society,” says Mario Maniewicz, director of ITU’s Radiocommunication Bureau ...Society’s increasing need for radio-based ...

The Observer: Let's call Critical Race Theory precisely what it is

Portsmouth Herald 27 Jul 2021
As a sociologist, understanding society has been my life’s work ... Racism exists in every society, generally embedding itself in social institutions (like the legal system), which reinforce inequalities based on racial categories ... To understand a society, you have to appreciate the lived experiences of all its people, especially people of color.

Whither democracy or opportunity for complete overhaul?: Sin Chew Daily contributor

Straits Times 27 Jul 2021
That brings us to the fast-changing, dynamic nature facing our society today ... The question is, given the dynamic nature of our society and with ... On its end, civil society is working to contribute more through public education and advocacy work - as a key partner in nation building.

DIGITIZING THE ECONOMY: the role of people and culture

B & FT Online 27 Jul 2021
Conversations about the effect and impact of technology in transforming societies have almost become commonplace these days ... In this article, however, we will consider one critical element that influences technological innovation and its impact in human societies ... of society.

Cowley, Dorothy Rae (Thomas)

HJ News 27 Jul 2021
She served as a Sunday School teacher, Primary teacher, and Relief society teacher in the LDS Third Ward. She served for 6 years as Relief Society President in the ward and later as a counselor in the Cache West Stake Relief Society. She also enjoyed teaching Relief Society lessons at Williamsburg and substituted at Sunshine Terrace when needed ... ....

150 years and counting

Beatrice Daily Sun 27 Jul 2021
On August 5, 1871 the charter members of the Gage County Agriculture and Mechanical Society met in the office of Dorsey Brothers and McConnell ... The Gage County Agriculture Society was incorporated in February of 1880 and re-incorporated through an act of the legislature.

East Texans report seeing fireball light up the sky

Longview News-Journal 27 Jul 2021
Sightings were reported in Carthage, Big Sandy, Tyler, Bullard, Ben Wheeler, Arp and other areas, according to the American Meteor Society. A fireball is another term for a very bright meteor, according to the society ... In some of the submissions to AMS, people described what they saw to the meteor society using their first name and last initial ... ....

How residents in Gurgaon helped each other fight second Covid wave

The Times of India 27 Jul 2021
As part of TOI’s My Society Pride initiative, dozens of RWA members wrote to us sharing their efforts ... Arrangements made by RWA within the society for residents’ use during the lockdown ... Arrangements made by RWA within the society for residents’ use during the lockdown.

State Fair policing issue could be settled Tuesday; Ramsey County board to consider contracts

Pioneer Press 27 Jul 2021
County staff has crafted joint powers agreements between the county and the Minnesota State Agricultural Society, which governs the Fair, that outline matters such as insurance and liability, staffing and reimbursement ... According to the proposed contracts, the Agricultural Society ...

UK Prime Minister Unveils New Anti-Crime Plan

Urdu Point 27 Jul 2021
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson pledged on Tuesday "to have less crime, fewer victims and a safer society" through a new anti-crime plan which would see dangerous offenders be given tougher sentences, more thieves being electronically tagged after release, and each neighborhood having an assigned police officer known by name.

2 years after flats handed over, Vardhman Mantra gets OC

The Times of India 27 Jul 2021
The department of town and country planning (DTCP) on Monday issued the occupation certificate (OC) to Vardhman Mantra, a group housing society in Sector 67, providing major relief to about a thousand families ... 69 of 2010 was issued to the builder for developing a group housing society.