Posts Tagged ‘uncertain’

Lawmakers ‘encouraged’ by border security talks, but timing of deal uncertain

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle said Sunday they were “encouraged” with the direction the border security talks were going but that the timing of the potential deal remained uncertain.  Senate negotiators have been huddled together for weeks as they attempt to reach a deal on border security provisions that could unlock additional aid… […]

Uncertain Monetary Future Looms Over Lebanon Amid Banque du Liban Governance Transition

 July 19, 2023 Batoul Wehbe With the term of Riad Salameh, the governor of Banque du Liban, approaching its end this July, mounting interest surrounds the expectations for the post-Salameh era. His tenure was marred by numerous criticisms of his financial policies, raising concerns about the future of the banking platform and the dollar exchange […]

Bill Gates and the Uncertain Future of Food Security

As we approach a winter of discontent and Global food systems go from bad to worse, there’s trouble in paradise. At the root of these problems, Government responses to COVID-19 have contributed to a six-fold increase in famine-like conditions as global supply chains collapse, and field trials for gene-edited crops and farm animals begin in the UK. Against this perfect storm, […]

Secondary school girls in Afghanistan are facing an uncertain future

Deep in the concrete wall maze of central Kabul, the seniors of the all-girl Zarghoona High School keep one eye on their homework – and the other on the Taliban’s growing territory. The class of 2021 is too young to have experienced the Taliban’s brutal years in power, but they’re old enough to understand what […]

Haiti’s First Lady Returns As Mourning Country Faces Uncertain Future

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haiti’s political future on Sunday grew murkier after the surprise return of first lady Martine Moïse, who was released from a hospital in Miami where she was treated for injuries following an attack in which the president was assassinated. Martine Moïse did not make any public statements after she descended a […]

Polish media law criticised for curbing freedoms faces uncertain future amid coalition splits

Polish media law faced an uncertain future on Wednesday amid splits in the ruling coalition over a proposal that could see a US-owned TV channel critical of the government lose its licence. The ruling nationalist Law and Justice (PiS) party has long argued that foreign groups own too much of the media, distorting public debate, […]

Haiti’s Future Uncertain After Brazen Slaying Of President

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — An already struggling and chaotic Haiti stumbled into an uncertain future Thursday, reeling from the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse followed by a reported gunbattle in which authorities said police killed four suspects in the murder, detained two others and freed three officers being held hostage. Officials pledged to find all […]

Biden’s Uncertain Policies Pose Some Serious Questions

Two United States announcements this week have raised some interesting points and are worthy of further examination. The first was an announcement by United States president Joe Biden on Wednesday, 13 April that United States troops would be withdrawn from Afghanistan by the 11th of September this year. The choice of that date is significant […]

Fund Manager Advises on Navigating New Zealand’s Uncertain Climate Emergency Investment Landscape

Iowa Climate Science Education New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern. By Newzild ? Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, link Guest essay by Eric Worrall Coming soon to the USA? Pathfinder Ethical Investment Fund manager John Berry advising on what sectors to avoid to protect your money from New Zealand?s Climate Emergency. But the reality is there […]

Nagorno-Karabakh truce: Residents face an uncertain future

Russian soldiers have started what is set to become a 5-year-peacekeeping mission in and around the Nagorno-Karabakh region. Lachin resident Valya Yegiazaryan says she cried when she saw the tanks go by. Yegiazaryan runs a cafe in the town that lends its name to the strategic corridor soon to become the only passageway Armenians will […]

How to Make Wise Decisions During Uncertain Times

20th August, 2020 By Lissa Rankin Guest writer for Wake Up World This is a time of hard choices in uncertain times. Should you go to the hospital if you get short of breath, or should you ride it out at home? Should you let your kid endure the potential damage of remote learning, or should you […]

Bedouins outside of Jerusalem wrestle with uncertain future

Two young girls are walking through Abu Nuwar’s rocky and exposed terrain, near a defeated-looking donkey and tattered structures with metal roofs. Spotting me, they ask who I am looking for and give me directions for how to find Abu Imad, a community spokesperson for the Palestinian Bedouin village in the West Bank. As if […]

Finding Comfort in Uncertain Times

February 20th, 2018 By Victoria Fann Guest writer for Wake Up World In my own life and the lives of most people around me, time seems to be moving swiftly, and it is accompanied by lots of change, both personally and collectively. Frankly, at times, the pace is a bit much. I barely get settled before the […]

Hashd al-Shaabi take Mount Shingal: Uncertain future for Iraq’s Yazidi

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The Iran-backed Shiite Hashd al-Shaabi have climbed Mount Shingal just days after the group entered the Yezidi town of Shingal. […]

Launching strike on N. Korea possible, but outcome would be uncertain – Putin

“Let us speak to the point, after all – can someone launch a global disarming strike? Indeed. Will it reach its targets? It’s unclear because no one knows for sure what is where,” Putin said while addressing the 2017 International Forum on Energy Efficiency on Wednesday. Nuclear clouds & flames: More sabre-rattling from N. Korea, […]

Hissing Jew Candidate Erin Schrode is Crying About the Troll Army

Zeiger and Andrew AnglinDaily Stormer June 6, 2016 Jewess Erin Schrode (right) about to get owned by the Stormer Troll Army (left) Last friday the Daily Stormer reported that a Jewess was running for congress in California. The heros of the STA (Stormer Troll Army) have since begun a dialogue between her and our people. You […]

DoD Disciplined 16 for Deadly Attack on MSF Operated Trauma Clinic in Kunduz

nsnbc : The Department of Defense (DoD) disciplined 16 for their roles in fatal air strikes against a trauma clinic in the Afghan city of Kunduz in October. None of these 16 nor superiors within their chain of command will face a court-martial or be held accountable in accordance with international law. The Pentagon will release […]

Egypt says 90 percent chance of hidden rooms in Tut tomb

– In this Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015 file photo, tourists look at the tomb of King Tut as it is displayed in a glass case at the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt. On Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, Egyptian Antiquities Minister Mamdouh el-Damaty said there is a 90 percent chance that hidden chambers will […]

Phenomenon could lead to more compact, tunable X-ray devices made of graphene

By using plasmons to “wiggle” a free electron in a sheet of graphene, researchers have developed a new method for generating X-rays. In this image of one of their simulations, the color and height represent the intensity of radiation (with blue the lowest intensity and red the highest), at a moment in time just after […]

Heart rate tracking with the use of smartphone in pocket

Motion sensors of a smartphones can be used to recover heart and breathing rates of the users during stationary positions and activities such as listening on the phone. Credit: Javier Hernandez, et al. An MIT group project called BioPhone is doing research that involves biological signals from a smartphone’s accelerometer. In their approach, motion sensors […]

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