Come é nata la festa della mamma

Come é nata la festa della mamma Le origini della Festa della Mamma sono antiche e legate al culto della fertilità e della maternità , ma la Festa della Mamma per come la intendiamo ai giorni nostri fu introdotta tra l'Ottocento e il Novecento dalla pacifista americana Ann Reeves Jarvis e da sua figlia Anna , e poi da Julia Ward Howe (autrice tra l'altro del testo della celebre canzone " Battle Hymn of the Republic "... [Full Article...]

Centre to come out with new Metro Rail policy: Venkaiah Naidu

Centre to come out with new Metro Rail policy: Venkaiah Naidu He said that the Centre has standardised critical specifications of rolling stock and signalling systems of Metro rail for promoting standardisation and indigenisation. Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has mentioned the project in its document in 2016-17 for extending financial support. The chief minister also sought Central government's approval for the 107.55-km second phase. [Full Article...]

Microsoft Azure finally has an Android app

Strong consistency guarantees that users will get the most up-to-date data at some performance cost, which is useful for things like financial services applications. Cloud as big tent "It's really about choice", Rohan Kumar , Microsoft's General Manager, Database Systems, told me yesterday as he briefed me on the new offerings. [Full Article...]

Melissa McCarthy Continues to Give SNL the Best & Weirdest Promos Possible

McCarthy was clearly filming a skit for an upcoming Saturday Night Live episode, but it's unclear exactly what was going on or what she was saying. Melissa McCarthy took to the streets of Manhattan Friday to lampoon White House press secretary Sean Spicer . [Full Article...]

School: Boy, 8, who killed himself never said he was bullied

An assistant principal at Carson Elementary School in Cincinnati found Gabriel unconscious inside the boys' bathroom on January 24. Gabriel hanged himself at home January 26, two days after the restroom incident. "We are all over it", he said. Another Taye family attorney, Jennifer Branch , fired back at the district, accusing the district of trying to shift the blame to Taye's mother a... [Full Article...]

Judge Orders Charges Brought Against Amtrak Engineer, Reversing Prosecutors' Decision

WASHINGTON , May 13 ― Criminal charges were filed yesterday against a USA passenger train driver for the 2015 derailment in Philadelphia that killed eight people and injured more than 200. A state law allows private criminal complaints to be submitted to the judiciary, essentially circumventing the DA's conclusion. A day earlier, Municipal Court Judge Marsha Neifield ruled that the Philadelphi... [Full Article...]

Erdogan urges United States to 'immediately' reverse decision on arming Syrian Kurds

Erdogan urges United States to 'immediately' reverse decision on arming Syrian Kurds While the YPG has received air support from the United States and, indirectly through Arab fighters, some USA weaponry, Turkey has warned the United States against arming the group directly. Ankara views the YPG as an extension of the Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, which has been waging a decades-old insurgency in Turkey. "Formalizing a policy supported by President [Barack] Obama and recomme... [Full Article...]

Colorado's Gardner squares off with Kim Jong Un in war of words

Colorado's Gardner squares off with Kim Jong Un in war of words In addition to touching on the comments that were viewed as "very disturbing" by United States lawmakers, Rice also discussed Trump's openness to hold talks with the North Korean leader. 'The Department of State strongly recommends against all travel by USA citizens to North Korea, ' the official added. The idea is among a set of proposals that the USA floated during recent discussions with Chin... [Full Article...]

Brewers bash Mets pitching again, come back for 11-9 win

Brewers bash Mets pitching again, come back for 11-9 win Pina spoke to his mother in Venezuela by phone after the game. "Yeah the first time I told my mom I made the team, she started crying (because) when I was young it was just me and her now I'm here, (we're) so happy". "I thought he burned himself out getting out of the fifth". However, he was ejected in the ninth inning for arguing balls and strikes with home plate umpire Phil Cuzzi. [Full Article...]

Maine Democrat to take part in Trump's voter fraud probe

The decision to revisit the voter fraud issue comes during a tumultuous week, after Trump on Tuesday fired FBI Director James Comey. Officials said Trump would sign an executive order Thursday creating the commission, which they said would have a broad mandate to review policies and practices that affect Americans' confidence in the integrity of federal elections. [Full Article...]

Will go to ACB over water tanker scam, says Kapil Mishra

Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday attacked sacked Delhi minister Kapil Mishra saying his indefinite fast was "sponsored" by the BJP. The ousted minister began the strike demanding that AAP disclose details of funding for foreign tours of some of its leaders. [Full Article...]

When cyber-attacks become a matter of life and death

German rail operator Deutsche Bahn said some electronic signs at stations announcing arrivals and departures were infected, with travellers posting pictures showing some bearing a message demanding a cash payment to restore access. were not readily apparent on Saturday. The agency did not identify those countries. More than 70 national have fallen victim to a global cyber-extortion attack ca... [Full Article...]

Chelsea star Fabregas tells rivals: We'll get even better!

We take a look at how Chelsea's season compares to others in the competition's history. Chelsea - the league leader since early November - has won 28 of its 36 games, including nine of its last 11 matches, to resist a late title challenge by Tottenham. [Full Article...]

Corea del Sud, exit poll: Moon Jae In è il nuovo presidente

La terza soluzione è molto controversa, il Kill Chain , infatti, è un piano militare d'attacco preventivo in cui la Corea del Sud attaccherebbe prima dell'apertura delle ostilità con bombardamenti e truppe di terra con lo scopo di lasciare margine di manovra a delle truppe speciali che si occupino dell'uccisione di Kim Jong un e dei suoi uomini fidati, così, da destituire il governo nemico. [Full Article...]

Korean Kim becomes youngest to win Players Championship

Sergio Garcia loved coming to Sawgrass Country Club. He came up short in both categories after missing the cut in his 10th event last month, but Gay - who was also playing on a medical exemption after back problems - came to the rescue by discovering a difference between the way points were allotted this season compared to a year ago. [Full Article...]

IMD warns fishermen not to venture into sea on May 14-15

IMD warns fishermen not to venture into sea on May 14-15 The South West monsoon is expected early in Kerala and coastal Karnataka as it hit the Andaman and Nicobar islands on Sunday, May 14. Thereafter, similar conditions are likely over North Andaman Sea and adjoining Southeast and eastcentral Bay of Bengal between May 15 -17. [Full Article...]

NE woman gangraped in moving car in Gurgaon

NE woman gangraped in moving car in Gurgaon The two went for a movie show between 7.30pm and 10pm. Between 1.20 am and 2 am, she said, after her friend dropped her off, she was walking up to her room when a Swift Dzire pulled up and three men forced her into the vehicle. One of the accused was addressed as Deepak by the others, police said. "We have identified a few vehicles on the basis of the victim's statement and CCTV footages and raids... [Full Article...]

China's Xi says Silk Road plan boosts finance, security ties

China's Xi says Silk Road plan boosts finance, security ties White House adviser Matt Pottinger said the United States welcomed efforts by China to promote infrastructure connectivity as part of its Belt and Road initiative, and USA companies could offer top value services. The president also announced additional Chinese financing for " Belt and Road " totaling 780 billion yuan ($113 billion). The spokesperson said New Delhi was of the firm belief that ... [Full Article...]

Ransomware attack hit more than 100000 organizations, says Interpol

Ransomware attack hit more than 100000 organizations, says Interpol The ransomware is a type of malicious software that infects a computer and restricts users' access to it until a ransom is paid to unlock it. A large cyberattack crippled computer systems at hospitals across England on Friday, with appointments canceled, phone lines down and patients turned away. [Full Article...]

$5000 offered for info on gunman after rare white wolf dies

$5000 offered for info on gunman after rare white wolf dies A $5,000 reward is being offered for help leading to the arrest and conviction of the shooter. She lived 12 years, twice the age of an average wolf in the park, and had a broad range that extended from Hayden Valley to the Firehole River area to the northern portion of the park. [Full Article...]

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