Do the Right Thing – Two Key African Governments Make Clear Commitments to Liberalizing Their Telecoms Sectors

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J [Balancing Act] London -News in this week confirms that the tentative steps taken by Angola and Ethiopia to liberalize their telecoms sectors are now being turned into internationally recognized programmes of implementation. Russell Southwood looks at why things have changed. Brought to you by all Africa. Further reading:https://ift.tt/2LfiF8H * * * * * https://allafrica.com/ […]

Power Moves | Nordstrom Appoints Chief Merchandising Officer, YNAP-Alibaba Joint Venture Names CEO

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J This week, Nordstrom appoints its first chief merchandising officer, Fengmao, a joint venture between YNAP and Alibaba, names its CEO. Brought to you by BOF More: https://ift.tt/2ZtvS80 * * * * * BOF provides Fashion News, Analysis and Business Intelligence from the leading digital authority on the global fashion industry. https://ift.tt/1V0mlGE

Is China Primed for a ‘Minimalist Movement’? DTC Brands Hope So.

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J DTC brands like Everlane, Allbirds and Rothy’s have hit the Chinese market this year, betting on sophisticated e-commerce solutions and a new generation keen on the ‘decluttered look’. Brought to you by BOF More: https://ift.tt/2Zn2Qqw * * * * * BOF provides Fashion News, Analysis and Business Intelligence from the leading digital authority on […]

Muckamore Abbey Hospital: Female staff member assaulted by intruder

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Security has been increased around the hospital after an intruder attacked a woman at the facility. Brought to you by BBC. Read more: https://ift.tt/2UdXt74 * * * * * Breaking news, sport, TV, radio and a whole lot more. The BBC informs, educates and entertains – wherever you are, whatever your age. https://www.bbc.com/

Madras HC dismisses Nalini’s plea on premature release

https://ift.tt/2Zxv8cX She had petitioned the court seeking a direction to the Tamil Nadu government to press the governor to take a decision on its September 2018 recommendation for premature release of all the seven convicts serving life term in the case. A division bench of justices R Subbaiah and C Saravanan dismissed the petition, noting […]

Mobile services restored in 5 districts of Jammu region

https://ift.tt/2L2wUi8 The mobile phone services have been restored in Doda, Kishtwar, Ramban, Rajouri and Poonch, Jammu Divisional Commissioner Sanjeev Verma said. The services were blocked across Jammu and Kashmir since August 5 following the abrogation of special status to the state under Article 370. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: https://ift.tt/2MIsqzi * […]

Arc Bessbrook: Equipment stolen at adult learning disability centre

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Staff at the centre in County Armagh deal with the “aftermath of destruction” following theft. Brought to you by BBC. Read more: https://ift.tt/2zxngO9 * * * * * Breaking news, sport, TV, radio and a whole lot more. The BBC informs, educates and entertains – wherever you are, whatever your age. https://www.bbc.com/

Central ministers to visit J&K one by one; release of political leaders gradually: Official

https://ift.tt/2Pjs44d While two central ministers have so far visited Ladakh — defence minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday and tribal affairs minister Arjun Munda last week, none have gone to the Valley since August 5. As per govt sources, central ministers will visit J&K to assess the situation, look into implementation of development programmes and try […]

People were demanding one country, one constitution for long: Lok Sabha Speaker

https://ift.tt/2zt5yuW Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Thursday lauded the Union government’s decision to scrap the special status of Jammu and Kashmir, saying the people of the country were demanding “one nation, one constitution” for long. A substantial discussion was held on the abrogation of Article 370 of the Constitution in Parliament, he said, speaking […]

Blink Brow Bar opens on King’s Road with wide range of services

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J The onward march of brow and lash-enhancing services was further illustrated on Thursday with news that Blink Brow Bar has opened a store/salon on one of the UK’s most affluent shopping streets, London’s King’s Road. Brought to you by UK Fashion Network. Read More: https://ift.tt/2Pm7Cjc https://ift.tt/2Nf0Wi7

‘Falling Inn Love’ Review: A Prize That Needs Some Work

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J It’s hard to find a reliable, talented, reasonably priced, eco-friendly contractor these days. Vía The New York Times. More: https://ift.tt/2Hx8xau * * * * * A roundup of the latest reviews, releases and more. Every Friday, stay on top of Critics’ Picks, blockbusters and independent films by The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com

Capturing Hulme’s ‘inspiration and get up and go energy’

https://ift.tt/eA8V8J Photographer Richard Davis on capturing the “totally unique” spirit of Hulme in the 1980s and 90s. Brought to you by BBC. Read more: https://ift.tt/2HnKWc8 * * * * * Breaking news, sport, TV, radio and a whole lot more. The BBC informs, educates and entertains – wherever you are, whatever your age. https://www.bbc.com/