Wednesday, February 29, 2012

BRICS prepares world banking revolution


Kasho Natalya
28.02.2012, 14:49
BRICS member-states are preparing a world banking revolution. They are planning to nominate an alternative candidate for the post of the Chairman of the World Bank for the first time in history. BRICS also demands redistribution of quotas in the International Monetary Fund in the near future and intends to study India’s initiative on creating a South-South Bank.
BRICS member-states are preparing a world banking revolution. They are planning to nominate an alternative candidate for the post of the Chairman of the World Bank for the first time in history. BRICS also demands redistribution of quotas in the International Monetary Fund in the near future and intends to study India’s initiative on creating a South-South Bank. Representatives of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa proposed a reform of the world financial system at their meeting in Mexico City which took place during the conference of G20 finance ministers and heads of central banks.

Prospects for Russia-US relations after elections


Pershkina Anastasiya
28.02.2012, 23:07
On the eve of the upcoming presidential relations in Russia the US-Russia relations take center stage at the 31st World Russian Forum in Washington, which has gathered prominent political analysts and public activists.
On the eve of the upcoming presidential relations in Russia the US-Russia relations take center stage at the 31st World Russian Forum in Washington, which has gathered prominent political analysts and public activists.The presidential election in Russia will be held on March 4, while US citizens will be voting for a new leader on November 4.  Many participants and guests of the forum in Washington note that after the political power in both countries is “renewed” bilateral relations between the two countries may be revised.

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Assassination attempt on Putin averted

Assassination attempt on Putin averted

Vesnovskaya Maria
27.02.2012, 16:20
Russian and Ukrainian security services have averted a plot to assassinate Prime Minister Vladimir Putin and carry out a series of attacks throughout Russia. Two suspects, who have been on an international wanted list, were detained in the Ukrainian port of Odessa about a month ago.
Russian and Ukrainian security services have averted a plot to assassinate Prime Minister Vladimir Putin and carry out a series of attacks throughout Russia. Two suspects, who have been on an international wanted list, were detained in the Ukrainian port of Odessa about a month ago. The detainees testified that the assassination attempt on Putin was to happen shortly after the March 4 presidential vote. A report on plotted attacks was aired on Russia’s state-owned Channel One TV. Ukrainian security services and Mr. Putin`s press service confirmed that the report was correct. Two suspects, Ilya Pyanzin and Ruslan Madayev, said they had arrived in Odessa from the United Arab Emirates. Pyanzin said that they had been hired by Chechen militant leader Doku Umarov.

A Sample Cover Letter For A Job Application

A Sample Cover Letter For A Job Application

A Sample Cover Letter For A Job Application

Author: CD Mohatta
Most jobs ask for a cover letter along with your resume. A cover letter can make or break your case with the prospective employer. I am giving a sample cover letter below in the format which most business schools follow in the USA. I am assuming that the applicant is doing his/her MBA right now. Make sure you put in the correct postal address and other details in the letter below. It is like a template right now. The names used below are used just as an example and are fake. Study


the below letter carefully and draft your own cover letter for your applications. Good luck.
120 Orchard Avenue
Yourtownname, MN zip code
Tel: (xxx) xxx-xxxx
Email: your email id

September 9, 2007

Mr. Dave Clayton
HR Manager
XYZ, Inc.
140 Oak Street
Theirtownname, MN zip code

Dear Mr. Clayton:

I came to know about a managerial job opening in the marketing team at your company from Robert Woods of United Services. With my work experience and MBA in marketing, I feel that I am an ideal candidate for the position.

I have been following the progress of XYZ, Inc. since last two years from newspapers and trade journals. I am keenly interested in the online-offline model developed by your company to sell products on the Internet and in retail outlets. Before I started my MBA, I worked extensively in marketing and retailing products on e-commerce websites. Currently, I am sharpening my skills in the traditional marketing areas with my MBA studies. I plan to graduate in December 2008 with an emphasis in marketing. I find a great synergy between your company and my background and experience. I am sure, that as a marketing manager in your company, I will be able to take the department to new heights.

I am eager to talk to you and learn more about the managerial position. I want to discuss with you, the new ideas which I have for XYZ, Inc. Please review my resume. I will contact you after a week to know about the possibility of arranging a meeting with you.

Your time and consideration is greatly appreciated.


Sincerely,

Your full name

Enclosure: Resume

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Monday, February 27, 2012

How To Change Your Life With One Sale A Week

How To Change Your Life With One Sale A Week

How To Change Your Life With One Sale A Week

If you long to change your life for the better you will need to take action to make it happen. Continuing as you are will merely achieve the same results and the same life for you. If you want to create better security, whether it is freedom of time of financial freedom, you will need to create new habits and foster new beliefs to create the future that you dream of. Nothing will change unless you change.
One of the best ways to create a better life is by starting your own business. Having your own business helps you to take control of your life and to live life on your own terms, but how do you decide what business to start?

The easiest business to start is an online business as the start up costs are low and there is a global audience to sell your products to. Finding the best products to sell is crucial to the success of an online business and you will need to research each of the product ideas that you come across to find the best opportunity for you.
Information products are now the number one selling product on the internet. You can either sell someone else’s product and earn a commission for each sale or you could create a product of your own. For example you could create and sell DVD’s or e books on how to do something, whether it is career advice or even sharing tips on a particular hobby.

However if you lack confidence in starting an online business there are many business opportunities that will offer support and mentorship to help you get started. Many will provide a step by step road map on how to start your own business and will offer a readymade brand with the best selling products for you to market and sell, making a healthy commission in the process.

The amount of commission that you make varies depending on the opportunity that you choose, but some opportunities offer as much as $1000 dollars a sale. Therefore, in simple terms, if you were to sell just one product a week you could earn a staggering $52,000 a year. This would easily replace most people’s salary. Even selling a lower priced product for $100 a sale per week would create an additional income from home of $5200 a year, which would could be useful to pay for a holiday or any other additional items that you choose.

However, if you want to keep your bank account growing you will need to keep growing yourself. Education is key to being able to change your life for the better. Becoming a successful entrepreneur or a better salesperson requires certain skill sets.

Most reputable direct selling companies will provide full training and mentorship on every skill that you need to become successful in business.
The more you listen to this advice and learn, the quicker you will achieve the magical sales that will pave the way for you to create a life changing income for you from the comfort of your own home.
As previously stated even one sale a week can make a huge difference in changing your life for the better. You will merely need to:

Choose a reputable online opportunity that offers the best products to sell.

Self educate yourself with the knowledge that you need to be able create consistent sales for that product

Provide the best possible customer service to make your customer’s your number one fan so that they keep buying from you time and time again.

Many reputable online opportunities will offer you step by step tuition on how to achieve this and to achieve the best results for your business.

How To Make Easy Money With A Simple System Online

How To Make Easy Money With A Simple System Online

How To Make Easy Money With A Simple System Online

Author: Michael
To make $100 per day online is ridiculously easy. What you need is a simple system that you can send 20 visitors or more per day that generate $5 per visitor. It's that simple!

Now that you understand what it takes to make $100 a day, I'm going to reveal a simple system to you and how to achieve that goal by using Facebook to drive targeted traffic to the system that can make $3,275 per month for you.

If you don't know, there are over 600,000.000 active users on Facebook and roughly 300,000 people join Facebook every day, that means 300,000 New potential customer for you Every Day! You can indeed start making money with the system in less than 24 hours if you are ready to apply what you are going to discover in this article.

And the most interesting thing is :

- You don't need a product

- You don't need a website

- You don't need email list

- You don't need any experience

All you need is to focus on the way to get Free traffic from social media and that is Facebook. The truth is that, Facebook gets more traffic than Google and has over six hundred million members who regularly log in to interact.

So you see why it has become a virtual Goldmine for internet marketers who know how to get free traffic from Facebook and then turn them into money making machine. Making money online is greatly dependent on traffic.The more traffic{people}who see your offers, the greater your chances of making money.

Money is made directly or indirectly from the people who come in contact with what you are offering, and that is why Facebook is such a huge attraction for internet marketers.

Now, I want to disclose the secrets of Facebook marketing, so that you can discover how to get huge traffic and make easy money with the simple system you are about to discover.

1.Simply log on to Facebook.com and register for a new account

2. Add Friends: On your left hand side, you'll see 'friends'. Under it you will see a tab "Find Friends". Click on find friends.Facebook will allow you to add friends to your networks. You can search for a specific interest, group, name, Location by using the search button on the top right of your facebook profile.

The newly friend you have added need to accept you as friends. After the acceptance you need to send a brief "thank you" note to them for accepting you as a friend. This is where the marketing start from. This act should be done on the person's profile wall.

3. Write a Note: Posting a note on your facebook account is one way to distribute information to all your friends or selected group of friends at once. It is a simple feature to use and be a very beneficial tool to those who have information to distribute to a lot of people all at once.

I will suggest you always write about your product or services or something related. It will appear on your wall and the walls of all your friends. That is not all, by the right side of your note, you will see "Tag people in this note" use this feature to add your friends to the note you have written and this is what will happen, all the friends you add to your note will receive an email from facebook informing them that you have tagged them on a note, that is traffic coming to your profile and to your site you know.

4. Create a Group: This is another great way you can use to promote the system on facebook. Create a group related to your product or system. Go to facebook.com/groups/create.php to create yours.

5. Create a Fan Page: This is an amazing way to leverage your new contacts and friends and growing the amount of people you can advertise to free virally.
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Sunday, February 26, 2012

Pay per Click management can help you!

Pay per Click management can help you!

Pay per Click management can help you!

Author: d.kirby
When it comes to advertising your business and website there are many different ways to go about it. You can advertise yourself on the TV or Radio; you can send out flyers or place an advertisement in a newspaper. Another way to advertise your business is on the internet with Pay per Click (PPC). PPC means that you do not pay for your advertisement until someone clicks on it, and this makes it a great return of investment because if your advertisement is not bringing visitors to your website then you are not wasting money paying for it.

If you choose to use Pay per Click to advertise your website then it is essential that you have Pay per Click Management. This is so that you can run an effective campaign which will help you reach your full potential.

Getting yourself noticed online is very important and with almost every business having a website you need to think of new ways to get yourself noticed. PPC is very beneficial because you do not need to aim your advertisement at all people, because unlike traditional advertising methods your PPC advertisement is only shown to the people who search for what you do. PPC is a paid form of advertising which allows you to reach your target market quickly, this is because it is keyword driven. An advertisement which is keyword driven will not be shown unless the keywords are used by the searcher, this means that you are much less likely to find people clicking your link because they have seen your advertisement but they aren’t actually interested in what you offer.

One of the benefits to PPC is that it works completely separately from SEO and so your search engine ranking will not affect what page your advertisement is shown on. If you rank on the 6th or 7th page your advertisement will still be shown on the first page.

Pay per Click can be difficult to understand and so having someone whom you can ask any questions too is a great benefit. A PPC manager will be able to help you understand your advertising campaign. They will help you choose the keyword(s) which you focus your advertisement(s) on and help you understand the costs associated with keywords. You can leave your PPC campaign in the hands of successful PPC managers at CPC Management, our PPC managers can run your campaign for you and deliver you regular reports which will update you on how well your campaign is doing for you. We will be able to analyse the data from your PPC campaign and inform you of the revenue it is bringing you in the amount of traffic visiting your website through your advertisement.

When you need to choose the keywords for your advertisement it is ideal to choose keywords which relate purely to your industry and are not broad terms. The term shopping or shop covers a vast array of industries this is because many websites online are online shops and although these keywords would be correct they would bring people who are looking for clothes shops. Just like the term garage could cover petrol stations, parking garages, home garages and mechanic garages, with your keywords it pays to be specific so that you attract the right visitors. It is very beneficial to have a Pay per Click manager because they are able to guide you on such matters and they will ensure that no mistakes are made which could have a bad effect on your PPC campaign.

For a well run and effective PPC campaign get Pay per Click management on board today.
PPC Management Services are experts in Pay per Click management, providing high class services at affordable prices to clients across a wide variety of industries.

Resolution of unable to print from Internet Explorer

Resolution of unable to print from Internet Explorer

Resolution of unable to print from Internet Explorer

Author: Arnold Smith
Internet Explorer is one of the most used Web browsers till today. Even if it is built with quality structure and often Microsoft releases updates to plug its loopholes still the users face technical issues with it. Sometimes they found no printing from IE whereas other programs are printing the pages. If you are also facing the printing issues with MSIE, then you are welcome at this article. Here we will illustrate the steps to fix this problem.

Disclaimer: We don’t take responsibility and guarantee of the results after performing the below mentioned steps. This is because the result solely depends upon the way how a user performs any technical step. If you are not technical enough then contact Online Microsoft Help to get your issue resolved.

Exact Issue with IE

The user is not able to print or print preview of any Web page in the Internet Explorer. Printer is working fine with other programs.

Resolution Steps

If you are using a Canon printer and getting an error while using printer from MS IE, then download the latest hotfix for this problem from microsoft. Else continue with the below mentioned methods.

Method 1

Some user accounts don’t have permission to print the documents. Perform below steps to fix this problem,

1. Go to the Start Menu, do a click on All Programs, and do a right click on ‘Internet Explorer’.

2. You have to select the option ‘Run as administrator’ in the context menu.

3. Enter the credentials of Administrator user, if prompted.

4. Try to have print preview and then print a Web page in IE.

If you are still getting this problem then continue with the steps mentioned in following methods.

Method 2

The IE 7, 8, and 9 has a new feature named ‘Protected Mode’. Disable this mode with following steps,

1. Launch the MS IE.

2. Go to the Tools Menu and click Internet Options.

TIP: One can also open this from Control Panel > Internet Options.

3. Go to the Security Tab and clear the checkbox titled, ‘Enable Protected Mode’.

4. Restart it.

Try to take a printout from the MS IE. If it doesn’t work then proceed with following steps.

Method 3

Temporary Folder of the Windows User account has a folder named ‘Low’. The printing issues with Internet Explorer also occur when this folder is missing. Perform below steps to create it,

1. Go to the Start Menu and click on ‘Run’.

2. Type %temp% and press the Enter key.

3. Check for ‘Low’ folder. If it is present then continue with the next method else create a new blank folder named ‘Low’.

4. Close the Windows Explorer.

Check MS IE is printing the documents now. Continue with below steps if you still face this problem.

Method 4

Perform below steps to reset the low integrity of Low folder,

1. Go to the Start Menu -> All Programs -> Accessories; right click on the Command Prompt.

2. You have to select the option ‘Run as Administrator’. Enter the login credentials for administrator user, if required.

3. Paste the below command and press Enter key.

ICACLS %temp%\Low /setintegritylevel (OI)(CI)low

Now, we hope that Internet Explorer will work fine to print the documents. If you still face this problem or need assistance in performing these steps, then contact Online Microsoft Help.

Arnold Smith is working as a Technical Content Writer with SupportMart, a 24x7 available technical support company. We offer brand-independent online technical support for computers, its Operating systems & software. Our service includes online PC support for almost every brand such as Dell, HP, Toshiba, Acer, Sony, etc. For more information Call us at 1-8007937521 or visit SupportMart.

Business Continuity with Remote Desktop Access

Business Continuity with Remote Desktop Access

Business Continuity with Remote Desktop Access

Author: Martin
The business world today is transforming and becoming more globalized, with groups working across multiple time zones together in various countries. The conventional norm of operating 9am to 5 pm is passing into oblivion today. Conventional formal meetings are being substituted by online collaborations that are carried on through remote access solutions and VPN tools. Remote access through VPN solutions enables businesspersons to manage their business at anyplace and anytime.


Hence, business continuity is the most essential ingredient in today’s corporate sphere. With business continuity remote access planning becoming an essential aspect in business, it is essential to invest in an enterprise class remote desktop solutions that helps you to leverage technology that is scalable and secure. Compliance is an essential reason why the government bodies mandate sensible BCP executions. Government mandates and regulatory compliance require numerous enterprises to have auditable, safe access to essential data, even at times of unwarranted events.


Unplanned PTO is one of the numerous kinds of business disruptions. Certain employees resort to PTO as there is no other option to be away from office and continue work. The other reason could be that the employees need to manage certain household issues. An employer might consider that taking a PTO day is the most natural solution. However, unplanned PTO might affect an enterprise’s bottom-line.


Hence, when employees take unplanned PTO’s it might not be practically possible to make up for a day’s responsibility. Therefore, the result could be tasks being neglected for a whole day and that might delay crucial business procedures. Unlike planned PTO that is responsible for the budget, unmanaged PTO influences the revenues. It is calculated based on the annual productivity, employee count and the average count of PTO taken each year by each worker.


Today there are eminent application delivery networking service providers that offer efficient business continuity solutions. However, irrespective of the kind of solution you select, it should be ascertained that the solution is an advanced business solution that enables in maximizing the productivity by resulting in simple file access. With remote desktop access solutions, it is possible to solve business disruptions and facilitate business continuity planning through a secure remote access to office desktops. It offers an easy and safe access to desktop platform and offers a simple-to-use architecture. The solution is apt for office employees who need to take frequent or occasional access to their desktops from personal devices.


Read on - RDP, Server Load Balancers

Russia’s forces in for radical modernization

Russia’s forces in for radical modernization

Mikhail Aristov
25.02.2012, 23:00
Thursday was Russia’s Defender of the Motherland, or Armed Forces, Day. On Tuesday, President Medvedev inspected the Taman Strategic Missile Division near Saratov on the River Volga and watched a ceremony to commission a new regiment.
Thursday was Russia’s Defender of the Motherland, or Armed Forces, Day.On Tuesday, President Medvedev inspected the Taman Strategic Missile Division near Saratov on the River Volga and watched a ceremony to commission a new regiment. He had this to say: "The government has made important decisions to speed up the modernization of Russia’s Strategic Missile Force. These decisions are backed by appropriate funding, which means they will be implemented on time. The modernization will continue as long as it takes to make sure that Russia’s Strategic Missile Force is up to the mark and can reliably deter any aggression".

Saturday, February 25, 2012

New nuclear-armed powers ‘unwelcome’ - Putin

New nuclear-armed powers ‘unwelcome’ - Putin

 
24.02.2012, 21:48
Russia would not welcome the emergence of new nuclear-armed powers anywhere in the world. It fears that even the emergence of one new nuclear state would undermine global stability by triggering yet another spiral of the nuclear arms race and nuclear proliferation.
Russia would not welcome the emergence of new nuclear-armed powers anywhere in the world. It fears that even the emergence of one new nuclear state would undermine global stability by triggering yet another spiral of the nuclear arms race and nuclear proliferation.Prime Minister Putin spoke about this in Sarov southeast of Moscow Friday at a round-table conference with national security experts.

India proposes BRICS bank

India proposes BRICS bank

 
24.02.2012, 20:28
India has proposed to establish a joint bank which would fund joint economic projects within the BRICS group which brings the Indians together with Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa. The proposal is expected to be discussed on the fringes of the next meeting of the finance ministers and the central bank governors of the G-20 in Mexico this weekend.
India has proposed to establish a joint bank which would fund joint economic projects within the BRICS group which brings the Indians together with Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa.The proposal is expected to be discussed on the fringes of the next meeting of the finance ministers and the central bank governors of the G-20 in Mexico this weekend.

History Fine Dining and Luxury Accommodation Combine At The Holcombe Inn

History Fine Dining and Luxury Accommodation Combine At The Holcombe Inn

Author: Oliver Walker

A 17th century freehouse set in an historic village, The Holcombe Inn has a fine heritage; which is why the fact that it is fast becoming one of the highest regarded restaurants and hotels in Bath and Somerset would surely provide some comfort to the generations of Holcombe locals who have previously frequented the establishment.

Currently rated five star, The Holcombe Inn has become almost as well known as a restaurant in Bath, Holcombe and Somerset circles as it has as a hotel for visitors to the area. Built around the skill and experience of a Head Chef trained under popular television chef and restaurateur Rick Stein, The Holcombe Inn offers a wide ranging menu of freshly prepared food and drink that is perfectly complimented by an extensive list of wines, liquors and real ales. By offering different menus for lunch, dinner, Sundays and special occasions, The Holcombe Inn also manages to maintain that difficult balance between offering the sort of fine dining experience you would expect from a high end restaurant in Bath with the rhythms of Holcombe life; to which The Holcombe Inn has always been an integral part.

Of course, The Holcombe Inn doesn’t just offer food and drink for the locals. It also provides a perfect haven for those travellers looking at hotels in Bath but also seeking a little individuality and a bit of historic, rural charm. With five newly refurbished rooms, each in its own unique and luxurious style, The Holcombe Inn can offer something to even the most discerning of guests. With an easy to use website that outlines the theme, décor and individual features of each room, The Holcombe Inn allows guests to pick the room that is most suited to them, whether they are seeking ‘African’ exoticism, ‘French’ opulence or ‘Old English’ charm. Anyone looking for hotels in Bath would be well advised to make sure that they have a browse and choose their favourite before making their final booking.

Whether providing a new restaurant in Bath, Holcombe and the surrounding area or concentrating on providing high quality room for those seeking a hotel, the owners and staff at The Holcombe Inn have worked hard to make sure that everyone enjoys their visit as much as possible; however long or however brief!

If you’re local to the Holcombe, Bath or Somerset area and you haven’t yet discovered the gem on your doorstep, it might be time to treat yourself to some five star fine dining. If, however, you’re a stranger to these parts and are looking for a base from which to explore its natural beauty, The Holcombe Inn could provide the ideal solution. With a range of rooms overlooking the Mendip Hills and the nearby Downsize Abbey, you need only glance out of your window to realise where you are: in one of the most stunning parts of the UK and in the lap of luxury at the same time.

A 17th century freehouse set in an historic village, The Holcombe Inn has a fine heritage; which is why the fact that it is fast becoming one of the highest regarded restaurants
http://www.basearticles.com/Art/876212/53/History-Fine-Dining-and-Luxury-Accommodation-Combine-At-The-Holcombe-Inn.html

How Drink Driving Solicitors Come to Your Rescue

How Drink Driving Solicitors Come to Your Rescue

Author: Jessica Thomson

Drink Driving Solicitors are groups of solicitors attached with National Motoring lawyers. DDS are closely interlinked with Barristers of Higher Courts of Law to secure maximum guidance on automobile law. Many types of crimes happen on the roads. Sometimes, people are caught in offence of drunk driving. In such case, they need a professional solicitor to file their case in court and provide them justice.

Role of Drink Driving Solicitor in combating accidents:

Driving should be done in such a manner that other drivers do not get a feel of strain and stress. While driving concentration of the drivers should always be pinpointed on the main road and movement of other vehicles. That is why in modern form of scientific and methodical driving drivers mind should be totally on his or her job.

Sometimes, drivers become prone to minor or major drinking, engage in an emotional tussle with other vehicles to reach the destination at the earliest. This is not at all supportable in today’s automobile legislation. At the time of accident due to drinking or emotionally irate driving the victims approach this kind of solicitor firms and anxiously wait for positive verdict in their favor.

Proper investigation takes place on account of drunken driving. If the drivers are found guilty severely then the drivers are imprisoned for a period of ninety days and license is bound to be punched. Even if same types of drunken drivers commit crime then that particular driver will be debarred to ply vehicles forever, as the licenses will be snatched forever.

Sometimes, people are caught in offence of drunk driving. In such case, they need a professional solicitor to file their case in court and provide them justice.
http://www.basearticles.com/Art/876211/290/How-Drink-Driving-Solicitors-Come-to-Your-Rescue-.html

People search on the net

People search on the net

Olga Sobolevskaya
24.02.2012, 17:44
Some days ago the Russian search engine Yandex launched a new service – people search in the social networks and blogs on the basis of their personal data.
Some days ago the Russian search engine Yandex launched a new service – people search in the social networks and blogs on the basis of their personal data. Although there is nothing new in this service, experts say that it will have a great future because thanks to the Internet, people’s life will soon be there for everyone to see.The new service of the Yandex search engine has already indexed about 250 million profiles in the social networks. People search abroad in several social networks simultaneously is not as popular as it is in Russia. The point is that Facebook has “monopolized” the space of the most popular social networks there. In Russia the users of the Internet are scattered around several networks. The Yandex service will cover the most popular social networks and blogs- such as Facebook, VKontakte (In Contact), Odnoklassniki (Classmates), LinkedIn, Google+, and LiveJournal.  

American NGOs back campaign against Indian nuclear power plant

American NGOs back campaign against Indian nuclear power plant

Vanetsov Georgy
24.02.2012, 20:59
American Nongovernmental Organizations (NGOs) are behind the protest against the construction of the Kundankulam nuclear power plant which is built with the Russian assistance. Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh stated this in an interview with the American magazine Science.  “These NGOs, mostly I think based in the U.S.
American Nongovernmental Organizations (NGOs) are behind the protest against the construction of the Kundankulam nuclear power plant which is built with the Russian assistance. Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh stated this in an interview with the American magazine Science. “These NGOs, mostly I think based in the U.S., don’t appreciate the need for our country to increase the energy supply”, Manmohan Singh said. Owing to protests instigated by foreign NGOs, the power unit of the Kundankulam was not launched in time, and the commissioning of the second power unit has been postponed for a long time. The signing of an agreement on the construction of the 3rd and the 4th power units has also been postponed. The two countries planned to sign the agreement during the visit to Russia of the Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in December. In short, all this has disrupted the development of the Indian nuclear energy programme and caused huge damage to the country’s economy.

Drones taking off in droves

Drones taking off in droves

Garibov Konstantin
24.02.2012, 17:41
This year the first unmanned flying vehicles (or drones) are to enter service in Russia’s armed forces. Meanwhile Islamabad has asked London to convince Washington to stop carrying out strikes on Pakistan’s territory by CIA drones. Recently these drones have also been detected in the sky over Syria.
This year the first unmanned flying vehicles (or drones) are to enter service in Russia’s armed forces. Meanwhile Islamabad has asked London to convince Washington to stop carrying out strikes on Pakistan’s territory by CIA drones. Recently these drones have also been detected in the sky over Syria.Unmanned flying vehicles have already proved their efficiency and are becoming one of the main trends of modern military forces. The US is intensively using CIA drones to attack suspected bases of insurgents in Pakistan, Yemen and Somalia. Drones have also entered service in Israeli and British forces. 

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Searching for life on Mars

Searching for life on Mars

Boris Pavlishchev
21.02.2012, 17:38
Russia’s space agency Roskosmos intends to join the ExoMars European project aimed at sending two research missions to Mars in 2016 and 2018. It will make an official statement to this end early next month after talks with the European Space Agency on Russia’s role in the mission.
Russia’s space agency Roskosmos intends to join the ExoMars European project aimed at sending two research missions to Mars in 2016 and 2018. It will make an official statement to this end early next month after talks with the European Space Agency on Russia’s role in the mission. The ExoMars mission will be a Russian–European project after the Americans pulled out of it recently owing to NASA budget cuts.As part of the ExoMars project, there are plans to send two probes, an orbital one and a static lander, to the planet in 2016.  In 2018, a multi-purpose Mars Rover will be launched. The European Space Agency planned to launch the probes on board the American Atlas-5 rocket. But, last autumn, NASA made it clear that there will be a problem with the rocket in 2016 and this prompted the head of the EKA Jean-Jacques Dordain to invite Russia to join the ExoMars project. Dordain said that Russia’s involvement would not be limited to the supply of the Proton rocket. In short, Russia will be the third full-fledged partner in the project and will conduct its own experiments and enrich the mission, the head of the EKA assured. A 2018 mission using an American was planned, but NASA decided to completely pull out from the Martian project owing to financial difficulties.  

Debit Card Payday Loans: Gain Money With Your Debit Card

Debit Card Payday Loans: Gain Money With Your Debit Card

Author: Calvien Peter

Want quick money? Want it without any hassle! Take debit card payday loans with any online lender. There are various online lenders where you can have money in your critical time period with ease. Applicants can avail these loans with normal formalities and thus, it will be a prominent solution of your entire fiscal problems. As it is connected to a payday loan format, you are supposed to clear the loan debt at your coming payday and thus, you don’t live under loan debt for more than a month.

To get advantages of debit card payday loans, you don’t have to do anything except filling out a very simple application with your name, address, monthly salary, job designation and even other information that is asked by the lenders. Generally, the lenders don’t keep your application with them due to your bad credit issues but the approval process may be stopped because of not finding application correct. If you mention anything wrong information in the form, you will not be able to borrow money.

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5 Food that Can Cause Increased Anxiety and Panic Attacks

5 Food that Can Cause Increased Anxiety and Panic Attacks

Author: Patrick Tjandra

Anxiety, panic attacks and food are linked in a number of ways. What we put in our body can actually be fueling your anxiety. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to prevent panic attacks by virtue of controlling, avoiding, or reducing the foods that cause panic attacks. Here are some food that have been shown to increase panic attacks, severe anxiety, depression or moodswings.

1. Caffeine

coffee, tea, alcohol, coke stimulate an adrenal response in your body, which  can result in an increase in your anxiety levels, nervousness and insomnia. Caffeine also deplete the body of necessary vitamins and minerals that help balance our mood and nervous system. Recommended dosage – less than 100mg per day (one cup of percolated coffee or two diet cola beverages per day. Less than 50mg per day is preferable.

2. Sugar and refined starches

A diet high in refined sugar is indicated in a variety of mood disturbances and decreased energy. This is believed to be due to the release of insulin to quickly decrease blood glucose when large amounts of sugar are consumed. This causes a blood sugar "crash" or hypoglycemia, which is a state of low blood sugar. High sugar diets can also cause lactic acid to build up in the blood. If you suffer from anxiety you should limit your sugar intake and try to eat complex carbohydrates like whole grains. Also, try eating smaller meals throughout the day.

3. Salt

Salt raises your blood pressure and depletes your body of important minerals. Your heart will have to work harder and will be stressful. Studies have shown that higher salt intake indeed causes higher anxiety level. Most of the salt intake comes from processed food. Stop buying canned or frozen food that list salt as a major ingredient. Recommended dosage – do not excess 1gm of salt per day.

4. MSG

MSG is a flavor enhancer that is commonly added to our food supply. The high sodium levels of MSG can have a major irritating effect on the nervous system producing the following: headaches, tingling, numbness and chest pains. MSG’s safe consumption limit is 1 / 3 ounce per day or 9.45 grams per day.

5. Alcohol

Consuming alcohol is often thought of as a way to relax and calm down. But drinking too much alcohol not only increases lactic acid levels in the blood, it also causes fluctuations in blood sugar levels. This leads to increased anxiety, irritability, and disturbed sleep patterns. It is best to drink in moderation and  If you drink alcohol, do so in moderation and not associated with any addiction.

If you are suffering from anxiety or panic attacks it might be time to look at your diet. Try to relax. This can be a simple breathing technique. Or it can be something more organized such as yoga or meditation. This way you can automatically reduce the chance of a panic attack.

Anxiety, panic attacks and food are linked in a number of ways. What we put in our body can actually be fueling your anxiety. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to prevent panic attacks by virtue of controlling, avoiding, or reducing the foods that cause panic attacks.
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Is It Better to Join the Course Trade Union?

Is It Better to Join the Course Trade Union?

Author: Vesiko Di

Joining of trade union by the employees is an important decision. We can find members of trade unions everywhere or we can simple say that most of the employees are a part of trade unions. Promoting the industrial democracy is the major objective of trade unions. It is said that trade union is a worker’s organization and working for the workers, but practically this union is governed by few people politically. All decisions are centralized, and empty positions are mostly filled by the nominations. Elections are mostly postponed by the leaders.

Union leaders show their authoritative behavior, using traits of less openness, transparency and participation. Files are treated with the excessive indulgence with promises and very rarely get near to the process of decision making. When political parties start interfering in the policies, the position gets worse. Sometimes some outside leaders starts guiding the unions and makes it worse. Due to the absence of democratic leadership policy the effectiveness of these unions is reducing. It also prevents the trade union development within the industries.

These organizations provide a common platform to ideas, views, aims, status and feeling among the workers. Trade unions help in unity of workers and provide them secured working conditions. They help workers to provide them better career opportunities and good economic compensations. Trade unions also provide protections against the misfortune of death, social security and accident after the retirement. They can also restrict the actions of management which are not in the welfare of their workers.

If we talk about internal functions of the labor union then it will include the reasonable work, ensures better working conditions and better claims for wages. Conducting games, night schools, recreational activities and sports, come under the external functions. We can group these two functions as the social and economic functions. Elections are the best way to capture the political powers for many of the unions. And they also try to influence the policies and programmers in favor of workers. This function is generally known by the name of political function. These functions are interpreted with the help of laws.

These organizations improve the living standard and the working conditions of the employees. Workers need security and these organizations provide this security. Political status is also improved by the efforts of these unions. They also help the management by providing them a good quality of employment. They help workers by improving their skills and confidence building and self-respect among the workers.

Management thinks unionism is the anathema and as long as they continue to remain on this thought there will be a lack of mutual trust and harmony between the labor force and management. Instead of this, managements should see these unions as a partner who work with management and work for them. For the workers of trade unions, work is worship, and they always work for the success of the organization. They are trained to work in teams and therefore, they work with the team spirit.

Joining of trade union by the employees is an important decision. We can find members of trade unions everywhere or we can simple say that most of the employees are a part of trade unions. Promoting the industrial democracy is the major objective of trade unions. It is said that trade union is a worker’s organization and working for the workers, but practically this union is governed by few people politically. All decisions are centralized, and empty positions are mostly filled by the nominations. Elections are mostly postponed by the leaders.
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Russia revs up arms exports

Russia revs up arms exports

Ilya Kramnik
22.02.2012, 17:14
In 2011, Rosoboronexport, Russia’s main arms exporting agency, fetched $13.2 billion from its arms and military equipment sales, which exceeded the initial goal by $1.6 billion. Russia is the world’s second biggest arms exporter. By 2012, experts predict its turnover to surge even higher, surpassing the $14 billion mark.
In 2011, Rosoboronexport, Russia’s main arms exporting agency, fetched $13.2 billion from its arms and military equipment sales, which exceeded the initial goal by $1.6 billion. Russia is the world’s second biggest arms exporter. By 2012, experts predict its turnover to surge even higher, surpassing the $14 billion mark.The munitions market is one of those few spheres where Russia stands at par with Western powers. It is a considerable success, even though Russia slightly lags behind the US, whose sales revenues have reached $28-34 billion in 2011.

NATO apologizes for another Quran burning

NATO apologizes for another Quran burning

Gladkov Vladimir
22.02.2012, 17:44
NATO forces managed to get tangled up in yet another Quran desecration controversy in Afghanistan. The burning of several copies of the Quran taken from prisoners at Bagram military base ignited a massive protest of Afghan civilians, who literally besieged the base.
NATO forces managed to get tangled up in yet another Quran desecration controversy in Afghanistan. The burning of several copies of the Quran taken from prisoners at Bagram military base ignited a massive protest of Afghan civilians, who literally besieged the base. The scandal couldn’t have come at a less appropriate moment, considering the upcoming final NATO troops withdrawal, talks between Taliban, the Afghanistan government and the US and alarming reports about enormous popularity of radical religious ideals among Afghan citizens. According to the Guardian, almost 3000 protesters gathered outside Bagram military base to express their anger with regards to the burning of the religious book. Some were armed with archaic hunting rifles and even slingshots and police forces had to use “some non-lethal munitions were to help disperse the crowd." At least 12 protesters were injured in a clash with coalition forces. 

40 killed, 600 injured in train crash in Buenos Aires

40 killed, 600 injured in train crash in Buenos Aires

 
22.02.2012, 21:57
At least 40 people were killed and about 600 injured in a train crash in Argentine’s capital Buenos Aires. The accident took place at a station called Once. According to a preliminary version, the train’s brakes didn’t work, and the train hit a barrier which blocked a dead siding.
At least 40 people were killed and about 600 injured in a train crash in Argentine’s capital Buenos Aires.The accident took place at a station called Once. According to a preliminary version, the train’s brakes didn’t work, and the train hit a barrier which blocked a dead siding.

Karzai urges calm, end to violence amid Afghan Koran protests

Karzai urges calm, end to violence amid Afghan Koran protests

 
22.02.2012, 21:27
Afghan President Hamid Karzai appealed to his countrymen for calm on Wednesday and urged them to stop the violence that killed at least six people in two days of nationwide protests over the burning of Korans at the country's biggest NATO base.
Afghan President Hamid Karzai appealed to his countrymen for calm on Wednesday and urged them to stop the violence that killed at least six people in two days of nationwide protests over the burning of Korans at the country's biggest NATO base."Afghan security forces should not use violence during the protests and protect civilian lives and property," Karzai said in a statement, adding he was deeply saddened by the loss of civilian lives. Afghan authorities have ordered an investigation to see if Afghan police or foreigners took aim at the crowds.

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Anti-obesity gene revealed ?

Anti-obesity gene revealed ?

 
20.02.2012, 10:04
The Japanese scientists have discovered a protein that they said is capable of detecting fat and plays a role in prompting the body to burn fat, news reports said on Monday.
The Japanese scientists have discovered a protein that they said is capable of detecting fat and plays a role in prompting the body to burn fat, news reports said on Monday.The discovery comes after a meticulous analysis of the genetic sequence of 20,000 Europeans, including the French and the Britain, during which the scientists found that those without the so-called GPR120 genes were 1,6 times more likely to be obese.

Vladimir Putin's interview with Larry King

Vladimir Putin's interview with Larry King

 
2.12.2010, 11:19
Putin's satellite interview with Larry King as provided by the Russian prime minister's website http://premier.gov.ru
Larry King (as translated): Good evening. This is a very special evening for the Larry King show and our guest in the studio is once again Vladimir Putin, the Russian prime minister and formerly president of the Russian Federation. It is a great pleasure for me to welcome him to the Larry King show.Vladimir Putin: Good evening. It's evening here and morning there. Good morning, Larry. It is very good to see you again. I remember our first meeting, our interview.

Did Gorbachev’s perestroika have an alternative?

Did Gorbachev’s perestroika have an alternative?

Igor Siletsky
14.12.2011, 14:38
By the end of 1980s the Russian word “perestroika” had become known all over the world. It was pronounced with English and French accents, written in hieroglyphs and Arabic script. It was associated with the name of Mikhail Gorbachev, the collapse of communism and the end of the Cold war.
But for the people in the USSR Gorbachev’s reforms ended not only with the collapse of the Communist regime, the economic breakdown and the break- up of the Soviet Union. Today, 20 years after the break-up of the USSR the question of whether the country had an alternative way of development still haunts the minds of political analysts.  In the mid 1980-s the USSR faced a serious social, economic and political crisis. In 1985, after the death of aged Secretary General of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (the CPSU) Konstantin Chernenko, Mikhail Gorbachev was elected Secretary General. Gorbachev managed to bring his supporters to the government, who also understood that changes were needed. At the same time they believed that socialism still had potential and the situation could be improved by conducting reforms from the top-down. A year later the terms “perestroika”, “uskorenie” and “glasnost” emerged. The last two implied more efficient economic development and freedom of speech.

Yeltsin –creator or destroyer?

Yeltsin –creator or destroyer?

Mikhail Aristov
15.12.2011, 17:58
A monument to Russia’s first president Boris Yeltsin that was unveiled in his hometown of Yekaterinburg this year is a symbol of Yeltsin’s strong will and determination. He had to make a lot of historic decisions indeed.
A monument to Russia’s first president Boris Yeltsin that was unveiled in his hometown of Yekaterinburg this year is a symbol of Yeltsin’s strong will and determination. He had to make a lot of historic decisions indeed. Yeltsin’s name is associated with the last days of the Central Communist Party, the collapse of the Soviet Union, new economic reforms, the Chechen War and other controversial events. People in Russia treated Yeltsin also controversially.In 1985 Yeltsin came to Moscow from Yekaterinburg to work as the First Secretary of Moscow’s Communist Party and even then many people foresaw his future leadership. In a  year Yeltsin became a candidate to the Politburo governing committee. The next year he seriously clashed with the then General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev.

Russia's first strike drone to be tested in 2012

Russia's first strike drone to be tested in 2012

 
14.02.2012, 12:09
Russia will test its first strike drone in late 2012, Gen. Nikolay Makarov, the Chief of the Russian General Staff, announced today. “We will launch the test flights of our strike drone in late 2012,” the chief army commander said. Currently, the Russian army is only equipped with reconnaissance drones of this type. RIAN
Russia will test its first strike drone in late 2012, Gen. Nikolay Makarov, the Chief of the Russian General Staff, announced today.“We will launch the test flights of our strike drone in late 2012,” the chief army commander said.