Koruptīvos noziegumos apsūdzētais Ventspils mērs Aivars Lembergs («Latvijai un Ventspilij») pirmdien Rīgas apgabaltiesā noliedza savu dalību vairākos ārvalstu uzņēmumos.
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SAN JUAN (Reuters) - Many people living near a crumbling dam in storm-battered Puerto Rico have evacuated, Governor Ricardo Rossello said on Monday, as he asked for more government aid to avert a humanitarian crisis after Hurricane Maria.
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MANILA (Reuters) - A shooting incident took place on Tuesday close to the Manila residence of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, but an official from the presidential palace said Duterte was not there at the time.
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BEIJING (Reuters) - China will support Interpol, raising the profile and leadership of the international police organization, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday at the opening of Interpol's general assembly in Beijing, state media reported.
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Latvijas prezidents Raimonds Vējonis ANO Ģenerālās Asamblejas vispārējās debatēs prezentēja valsti, nolasot runu lauzītā angļu valodā, ar grūtībām izrunājot sarežģītākos vārdus.
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SEOUL/NEW YORK (Reuters) - North Korea has been boosting defenses on its east coast, South Korea's Yonhap news agency said on Tuesday, after the North said U.S. President Donald Trump had declared war and that it would shoot down U.S. bombers flying near the Korean peninsula.
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BBC NewsAustralia joins space radar missionBBC NewsAustralia is to be the third launch partner on the UK's innovative new small radar satellite, NovaSAR. The spacecraft, which will track shipping and forestry change from orbit, is due to go up around the end of the year, possibly January. Australia's ...Collecting satellite data Australia wants: a new direction for Earth observationThe Conversation AUCSIRO signs satellite dealThe AustralianCSIRO pays for access to advanced British NovaSAR satellite for data collectionABC OnlineNorth Queensland Register -OpenGov Asia -Spatial Source -ADS Advance (press release)all 10 news articles »
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MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico will search another three days beneath the rubble for possible survivors of the September 19 earthquake even though it is unlikely rescuers will find anyone alive, the country's chief of emergency services said on Monday.
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Otrdien visā Latvijā saglabāsies sauss un saulains laiks, mākoņu būs maz.
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City A.M.The glee over the Uber ban reveals how Corbyn's economic policy would workCity A.M.Ryan Bourne occupies the R Evan Scharf Chair in the Public Understanding of Econ [..] Show more. Follow Ryan. London Faces Gridlock As Black Taxi's Protest Against Uber App. This is the ideal world, according to the anti-Uber Corbynistas (Source: Getty).Uber cars will stay on London's roads for more than a YEAR while cab app firm's appeal goes through the courtsDaily MailLondon Uber ban: Regulators are finally catching up with technologyBusiness StandardLondon's Uber saga a factor on company coming to ChristchurchBournemouth EchoReuters UK -Fortune -The Star Online -News18all 162...
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Stronger military ties between India and the United States should not affect relations with neighbors such as Pakistan, US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said ahead of a visit to New Delhi. The... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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TEHRAN: Iran said Monday that suggestions by US President Donald Trump that it was working with North Korea on missile development were “nonsense”. Foreign ministry spokesman Bahram... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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Elon Musk today gave us our first glimpse at what interplanetary travel and colonization could look like. In an Instagram post, Musk provided a series of five videos offering a look at a computer simulation of the SpaceX Interplanetary Spaceship and Rocket, and how it could, conceivably, one day shuttle humans between Earth and Mars. A post shared by Elon Musk (@elonmusk) on Sep 25, 2017 at 2:41am PDT Use the right arrow button to see additional videos in the series The series of five short videos opens with a view of the new rocket design, a people carrier meant…...
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Mirror.co.uk'British Airways air stewardess' in shocking racist rant about Nigerian passengers in Snapchat videoMirror.co.ukBritish Airways are reportedly investigating after footage emerged appearing to show an air stewardess in a shocking racist rant . The Snapchat video shows a woman, dressed in a BA uniform, making derogatory comments about passengers on a flight to ...British Airways pushes planes with remote-controlled vehiclesEngadgetBritish Airways under attack for racist video9news.com.auBritish Airways Investigates Flight Attendant For Making Racist Comments About NigeriansSaharaReporters.comStuff.co.nz -AviationPros.com -Daily Mailall 10 news articles »
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Financial TimesSolar power breakthrough as subsidy-free farm opensFinancial TimesThe first solar power farm in the UK to have been built without government subsidy will open on Tuesday in what supporters of renewable energy generation are describing as a “landmark” moment for the industry. A 10 megawatt (MW) solar farm, capable of ...Anesco: UK Climate Change Minister Unveils UK's First Subsidy-free Solar FarmPR Newswire UK (press release)Clayhill, Britain's first subsidy-free solar farm, revives fading industryThe TimesAnesco toasts subsidy-free solarreNewsall 8 news articles »
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The TimesDUP seeks VAT cut for hotels to take on RepublicThe TimesMore than 2,000 jobs could be created if the VAT rate on hotels and tourist attractions in Northern Ireland was cut to 5 per cent, a report has shown. Hospitality businesses pay VAT at 20 per cent, more than twice that paid by those in the Republic.Call to cut Vat rate in NorthIrish ExaminerSlashing tourism tax in Northern Ireland could create 2000 jobs, claims reportBelfast TelegraphNI tourism tax cut to 5% 'would deliver 2000 jobs'Irish TimesThe Caterer.com -Causeway Coast Communityall 8 news articles »
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Next year’s gadgets, at least beyond the second quarter, won’t want to be caught dead without the killer fashion accessory of 2018: an AI chip. Yoo Hoi-jun, professor at Korea Advanced Institute of Technology, told The Korea Herald: Competition for AI chips is so intense globally that we will be able to see AI chip-equipped smartphones in the second half of next year. Samsung will reportedly begin manufacturing AI chips soon with hopes for commercialization within a matter of years. If this turns out to be accurate, the South Korean company will join the likes of Huawei, Apple, and Microsoft in…...
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The ambassadors to Washington from Britain, France, Germany and the European Union all strongly backed the international nuclear agreement with Iran on Monday, as long as Tehran continues to comply with the pact.
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Supreme Court signaled on Monday it may dismiss a challenge to President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban after the White House announced tailored restrictions on eight countries that legal experts said stand a better chance at holding up in court.
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NASA has 3D printed a rocket engine igniter created from two metal alloys. The method could help cut down cost and manpower required to build rockets. The post What NASA’s First 3D Printed Rocket Parts Mean for the Space Launch System appeared first on Futurism.
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На пересечении Нового Арбата и Новинского бульвара «Мерседес» представительского класса насмерть сбил сотрудника ГИБДД.
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A team of NASA researchers have devised a new method of calculating planetary density on Mars. The method can be applied to other planets to give a better idea of their formation. The post NASA’s New “Gravity Map” Corrects Fundamental Assumption About Mars appeared first on Futurism.
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Apple’s newest update to macOS is now available. While it’s not chock-full of fancy new features, there are a few updates worth mentioning. The first is to Photos, which looks stunning. The Apple-specific photo editor now pays more attention to, you know, editing, through a couple of key additions: the color dropper and a curves palette for pro-level fine adjustments. It also has smarter AI, a “Compare” feature to check edits side-by-side with the original, and more realistic filters. It’s not an overhaul, but the added functionality should keep you from needing a better photo editor for most edits. Safari is…...
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Former White House strategist and Breitbart chairman Steve Bannon apparently wanted to plant a mole in Facebook via DC job posting, according to Buzzfeed. Buzzfeed obtained emails between Bannon and Chris Gacek — of the Family Research Council — that discussed a job opening at Facebook. The email, from Gacek, read: LinkedIn sent me a notice about some job openings. This seems perfect for Breitbart to flood the zone with candidates of all stripe who will report back to you / Milo with INTEL about the job application process over at FB. The application was for a DC-based job in Facebook’s WhatsApp…...
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TORONTO (Reuters) - Chelsea Manning was turned back at the Canadian-U.S. border because she was convicted of espionage for passing information to Wikileaks, the former U.S. intelligence analyst said on Monday.
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This home was designed, planned, and constructed with robots. The post This Three Story Home Was Built by Robots appeared first on Futurism.
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Telegraph.co.ukBanks get rap across the knuckles as Carney steps in to preempt a bubbleTelegraph.co.ukIf you ask any bank about their lending practices, you can be guaranteed a certain answer: they are prudent, considerate lenders who care about their customers and about their own financial stability. Yet most banks also want to grow faster than the ...Banks told to increase consumer credit safety buffers by £10bnFinancial TimesBank of England sounds alarm on debt bubble risksBBC NewsBanks told to find £10bn to prepare for spiralling consumer debtThe TimesIrish Examiner -Daily Mail -Sky News -Express.co.ukall 52 news articles »
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Vācijas parlamenta vēlēšanu rezultāts Latvija ir labvēlīgs. Tas liecina, ka Eiropas centrs ir līdz galam noturējies ne tikai Francijā bet arī Vācijā, uzskata Eiropas Parlamenta (EP) deputāts Krišjānis Kariņš (V).
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Авиакомпания «ВИМ-Авиа» отменила все чартерные рейсы, сообщает «Интерфакс» со ссылкой на Росавиацию. Как заявили в ведомстве, оно ведет переговоры с российскими авиакомпании о замене «ВИМ-Авиа» «на социально-значимых направлениях в города Дальнего Востока».
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Fitbit’s new smartwatch finally has an official release date: October 1, or this Sunday. The company also announced the Flyer, it’s new headphones, will go on sale the same day. We said we enjoyed the device in our review, but it’s more of a smart fitness tracker than a bonafide smartwatch. Though Fitbit is seeking to expand its app community, the company’s smartwatch features amount to controlling Music, playing Pandora, and using a Starbucks gift card. On the other hand, it’s packed with fitness features, including GPS, a workout assistant, a new and improved heart rate sensor, an oxygen sensor,…...
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Since 1980 the cost of college tuition has tripled while the average income has remained basically the same. As a result families have struggled to send their kids to college at a time when a college education has become more critical than ever to even just being able to survive in the job market. The result has been an explosion in student loan debt, and it’s starting to wreak havoc on the economy. Many experts are warning that this is an economic bubble that is going to burst, much like the housing bubble. Crushing student loan debts are preventing people…...
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Construction has been completed on a 4,000-mile-long subsea cable that links Bilbao, Spain, with Virginia Beach, Virginia. Built through a partnership between Microsoft, Facebook, and Telxius, the cable boasts the highest capacity of any subsea cable to cross the Atlantic Ocean. The post Microsoft and Facebook’s 4,000-Mile-Long Subsea Cable Has Been Completed appeared first on Futurism.
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ERBIL/SULAIMANIYA, Iraq (Reuters) - Kurds voted in large numbers in an independence referendum in northern Iraq on Monday, ignoring pressure from Baghdad, threats from Turkey and Iran, and international warnings that the vote may ignite yet more regional conflict.
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Breyer Capital CEO Jim Breyer has spoken to a lot of artificial intelligence experts, and his biggest takeaway is that AI will develop the same learning capabilities as humans by 2050. Breyer is excited by the good that will come from AI applications. The post AI Might Match Human Learning Capabilities by 2050, Says Breyer Capital CEO appeared first on Futurism.
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Smartsheet last week released its “State of Automation 2017” study which provides a breakdown of industry attitudes toward automation. While an overwhelming percentage of those surveyed believe that automation can improve their workplace (97 percent), it’s clear that millennials are far more likely than any other group to consider automation a threat to their employment. The study was based on a survey conducted on behalf of Smartsheet by Market Cube and took into account answers provided by 1,000 information workers. Respondents were considered information workers if they were over the age of 18, spend at least half of their day…...
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What happens when we manage to expand the intelligence of our human machine civilization a billion fold? The post Ray Kurzweil: Singularity Will Arrive by 2045 appeared first on Futurism.
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These trends could define the fate of humanity. The post Michio Kaku: These are the Two Paths Humanity Could Take in the Next Century appeared first on Futurism.
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A recent report on artificial intelligence predicts the industry will be worth $14 billion by 2023, a huge increase from the $525 million it was worth in 2015. AI tech is already being implemented across a wide range of industries and services and is one of the fastest growing technologies in the world. The post Analysts Predict That Artificial Intelligence Will Be a $14 Billion Industry by 2023 appeared first on Futurism.
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Rīgas apgabaltiesā pirmdien notikušajā tiesas sēdē noslēdzās smagos noziegumos apsūdzētā Ventspils mēra Aivara Lemberga («Latvijai un Ventspilij») liecību uzklausīšana, aģentūra LETA noskaidroja tiesā.
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Australia announced today that it plans to establish its own space agency, to keep up with the growing industry and to give local startups a chance to work internationally. The public lauded Australia's plans for a space agency with much support. The post Australia Is Finally Getting Its Own Space Agency appeared first on Futurism.
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New lego-inspired electronics could make the electronics field more accessible and more efficient at the same time. By redesigning circuits such that matching parts have matching shapes, the researchers realized that even visually-impaired people can construct their own computer(s). The post New Lego-Inspired Electronics Could Make the Field More Accessible and Efficient appeared first on Futurism.
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Бывшего конгрессмена Энтони Винера приговорили к одному году и девяти месяцам заключения за отправку непристойных материалов несовершеннолетней, сообщает USA Today.
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) - British and EU negotiators talked up hopes for progress on Brexit as a new round of talks began in Brussels on Monday, three days after Prime Minister Theresa May tried to revive the process and improve the mood.
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38 gadus vecais liepājnieks Sergejs Siruks, kurš pazuda Berlinē 2017. gada jūnija sākumā, atradies dzīvs. Par to «Bezvests.lv» paziņojusi pazudušā vīrieša māsa.
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Следственный комитет России завел уголовное дело о мошенничестве в авиакомпании «ВИМ-Авиа». Как заявили в СК, руководство перевозчика продавало билеты, хотя знало, что у компании нет денег на обслуживание самолетов и договоров на поставку топлива.
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A pair of researchers from the University of Tokyo have developed what they're calling the "ultimate" quantum computing method. Unlike today's systems, which can currently only handle dozens of qubits, the pair believes their model will be able to process more than a million. The post Researchers Claim They Just Invented The “Ultimate” Method for Quantum Computing appeared first on Futurism.
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Saistībā ar aizdomām par aplokšņu algu maksāšanu un izvairīšanos no nodokļiem sabiedriskās ēdināšanas uzņēmumā «Tokyo City» Valsts ieņēmumu dienesta (VID) Finanšu policija sākusi kriminālprocesu, vēsta LTV raidījums «Aizliegtais paņēmiens», atsaucoties uz neoficiālu informāciju.
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Человеческая память устроена довольно сложно — даже ученые не до конца понимают, как она работает. Обыватели и вовсе верят в мифы, а потом страдают из-за того, что память подвела. «Медуза» к выходу детективного сериала «Амнезия», который первыми увидят зрители онлайн-кинотеатра ivi, подготовила тест. Пройдите его и узнаете, насколько хорошо вы умеете пользоваться своей памятью.Пройти тест на Медузе
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Snap today announced, in celebration of its popular app turning six-years-old, it will be adding ‘Sky Filters’ and more 3D Bitmoji lenses to its Snapchat app. ‘Sky Filters’ brings an entirely new set of filters to the app, designed to detect the sky in your photos and offer a carousel of effects that can then alter the sky’s appearance. Snapchat is adding a new set of 3D bitmojo after introducing the feature last week. 3D Bitmoji, one of the coolest time-wasters you can use your phone’s camera for, are Snapchat’s way of letting you interact and play with cartoons in the real…...
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Стоит уехать из города на месяц, и по возвращении вы можете не узнать даже свою улицу. «Медуза» вместе с ЖК «Кварталы 21/19» отправила фотографа в разные районы Москвы и решила проверить, сможете ли вы угадать, где сделаны эти не самые очевидные снимки? Предупреждаем, будет сложно.Пройти тест на Медузе
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Apple is switching Siri’s default search provider from Bing to Google. It’s also making the switch on iOS Search and Spotlight for Mac. This means, if you ask Siri a question for which she needs to visit the web — either by asking her a question she doesn’t know the answer to or by asking her to search the web directly — the results you get will be from Google, not Bing. According to Apple, this is to make searches more consistent across all its devices. Apple told TechCrunch: Switching to Google as the web search provider for Siri, Search within…...
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Ministru prezidents Māris Kučinskis (ZZS) neredz iespēju reālu korekciju veikšanai valsts budžeta projektā, kad to skatīs Saeimā, un premjers cer uz deputātu sapratni šajā jautājumā.
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When was the last time you watched Shark Tank and thought to yourself, “I could do that. All I need is one good idea and my life could change forever.” Although the show is entertaining, it is an atypical representation of what it’s really like to successfully launch a product and grow a company. Coming up with a groundbreaking idea is actually the easy part, the steps that come next–finding capital, developing and testing a product, marketing, and, ultimately, growing a brand–is where most hopeful entrepreneurs lose their footholds. With more young companies and first-time entrepreneurs turning to crowdfunding platforms…...
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Plānots, ka no 2022.gada 1.janvāra Latvijas ostu termināliem, kas nodarbojas ar naftas produktu vai bīstamu ķīmisku vielu pārkraušanu, būs jāievieš izgarojumu emisijas kontroles sistēmas, to paredz Vides aizsardzības un reģionālās attīstības ministrijas (VARAM) izstrādātie grozījumi likuma «Par piesārņojumu».
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Организация Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, штаб-квартира которой находится в Лондоне, заявила, что в результате воздушных ударов российской авиации в сирийской провинции Идлиб погибли не менее 27 мирных жителей. Об этом сообщает агентство AFP.
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Scientists are discovering that higher CO2 levels are diminishing the nutritional value of global plant crops, threatening human health and survival, as well as that of other species. This lesser-studied effect of climate change demands attention. The post Climate Change Could Be Making Our Food Less Nutritious appeared first on Futurism.
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Speaking last week at TechCrunch's Disrupt 2017 in San Francisco, Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin described what his cryptocurrency does in his own words. Buterin offered a unique understanding of the potential of Ethereum for wider use. The post Want to Learn More About Ethereum? Ethereum Co-Founder Explains His Cryptocurrency appeared first on Futurism.
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The TimesAldi profits down for third year running despite record salesThe TimesAldi has achieved another record sales performance but its profits have fallen for the third year in a row as even the discounters are forced to dig deeper to keep their prices competitive. The German-owned grocer said that its sales jumped by 13.5 per ...Aldi reports record sales but profits drop amid price warBBC NewsAldi sales race ahead despite profits blow from investment and price cutsDaily MailAldi profits fall by almost a fifth as supermarket price war takes tollTelegraph.co.ukThe Guardian -Plymouth Herald -Financial Times -Metro Newspaper UKall 45 news articles »
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На окраине Вологды заметили новостройку, на которой написаны «мужские» и «женские» качества, и выглядит это очень странно. На дом обратил внимание паблик Ильи Варламова.
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A new breakthrough study suggests that it's possible to restore consciousness from patients who have been in a prolonged vegetative state. Researchers from the ISC Marc Jeannerod used a method that stimulates the brain via the vagus nerve. The post Researchers Restore Consciousness in Man After 15 Years in a Vegetative State appeared first on Futurism.
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These origami inspired drones encase objects during delivery, eliminating the need for cardboard boxes in many situations. The post These Drones Can Deliver Medication and Food to People in Disasters appeared first on Futurism.
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С 23 по 25 сентября в московском аэропорту Домодедово задержали десятки рейсов авиакомпании «ВИМ-Авиа»; еще несколько рейсов задержали в петербургском Пулково. В компании сбои объяснили «традиционным сезонным спадом», однако 25 сентября Росавиация начала внеплановую проверку компании, у которой обнаружились серьезные финансовые проблемы. «ВИМ-Авиа» не может расплатиться с долгами за топливо, ее банкротство — один из вероятных сценариев развития событий. «Медуза» рассказывает, как развивался кризис в «ВИМ-Авиа» — и какие в связи с этим открываются перспективы у компании и ее клиентов.
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Координатору «Левого фронта» Сергею Удальцову дали пять суток ареста по административной статье о нарушении порядка проведения массовых акций. Такое решение принял Тверской суд Москвы.
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Financial TimesBrent crude oil hits highest level since July 2015Financial TimesBrent crude oil has risen above $59 a barrel to its highest in more than two years, lifted by fast-growing demand and a threat to Iraqi Kurdistan's crude exports as the autonomous region holds a referendum on independence. Brent, the international ...Oil prices soar to highest for more than two years after output cutsThe GuardianOil prices jump over 3% on rising demand and production cutsBBC NewsAs Brent oil markets rebalance, US lags behindReutersEconomic Times -MarketWatch -Nikkei Asian Review -CNBCall 198 news articles »
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The ODMAP epidemiological tool tracks opioid overdoses in real-time all over the US. This mapping app allows public health officials and first responders to predict waves of overdoses and prepare for them. The post This App Tracks Opioid Overdoses in Real-Time All Over the U.S. appeared first on Futurism.
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В Китае студент подарил девушке, к которой испытывал симпатию, огромного плюшевого медведя. Юноша привез двухметровый подарок в университет на своем автомобиле.
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On Friday, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk will appear in front of attendees at the International Astronautical Congress in Australia. Earlier today, he teased the unveiling of "major improvements" and "unexpected applications" during the address. The post Get Ready. Elon Musk is Unveiling Updates About his Interplanetary Spaceship This Friday appeared first on Futurism.
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Каждое 19 сентября в Мексике проходят масштабные учения — власти отрабатывают сценарий мощного землетрясения. В 2017 году в этот день они тоже проводились — за два часа до того, как начали ощущаться реальные подземные толчки. «Медуза» пересказывает свидетельство мексиканской журналистки Univision Noticias Джанет Саселин — о том, насколько бесполезными оказались тренировки перед стихийным бедствием.
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Министр иностранных дел КНДР Ли Ён Хо заявил, что США объявили войну Северной Корее, и пригрозил сбивать американские стратегические бомбардировщики, даже если они находятся за пределами воздушного пространства КНДР.
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Valsts policija lūdz atsaukties aculieciniekus ceļu satiksmes negadījumam, kas notika 2017. gada 28. augustā, plkst. 17.38, Daugavpilī, portālu «Apollo» informē Valsts policija.
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В воскресенье, 24 сентября, в Германии выбрали парламент; впервые в Бундестаге будет представлена ультраправая партия «Альтернатива для Германии». Она получила 12,6% голосов избирателей и стала третьей политической силой в парламенте (после ХДС/ХСС и СДПГ), причем в Восточной Германии набрала больше 20%, а в Саксонии победила все остальные партии. «Медуза» рассказывает, как «Альтернатива» стала главной темой для обсуждения на этих выборах.
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As the will-o'-the-wisp lights a path for travelers in Scottish folklore, polaritons act as easily detectable markers, guiding scientists towards solutions. The post New Supercomputer Runs on “Magic Dust” Composed of Light and Matter appeared first on Futurism.
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Russian IT-security firm InfoWatch unveiled a new smartphone that promises to protect against hacking and spyware. The TaigaPhone claims to give users full control over their information and prevent unauthorized remote connections. The post A Smartphone Made in Russia Claims to be “Surveillance-Proof” appeared first on Futurism.
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Fake fingers have been created by researchers looking to make fingerprint scanners as accurate and spoof-proof as possible. The post How Fake Fingers Could Improve Touch ID Security appeared first on Futurism.
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24. septembra naktī Rīgas pašvaldības policijas Vidzemes pārvaldes darbinieki saņēma informāciju par kādu agresīvi noskaņotu jaunieti Purvciema kopmītnēs, informē Rīgas pašvaldības policija.
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Губернатор Самарской области Николай Меркушкин покинул свой пост, который занимал последние пять лет. Официально он ушел по собственному желанию, неофициально называется несколько версий — от конфликта с гендиректором «Ростеха» Сергеем Чемезовым до недовольства Кремля из-за протестных настроений в регионе. «Медуза» коротко рассказывает о самарском губернаторе, который до этого руководил Мордовией — и не потерял связи с родной республикой.
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Valsts policijas Galvenās kriminālpolicijas pārvaldes darbinieki meklē bezvēsts pazudušo Kristīni Hrobaku, dzimušu 1981. gadā, vēsta «Bezvests.lv».
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Волгоградский областной суд отпустил под подписку о невыезде Алексея Волкова, который возглавляет местный штаб Алексея Навального. Ранее он находился под домашним арестом по месту жительства — в Санкт-Петербурге.
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Valsts policijas Ludzas iecirkņa darbinieki savā rīcībā ieguva informāciju par personām, kuras, iespējams, ir saistītas ar narkotisko vielu nelikumīgu apriti. Informācijas pārbaudei policisti veica operatīvos pasākumus kuru rezultātā Kārsavas un Zilupes novados likvidēja trīs marihuānas audzētavas, ka arī aizdomās par narkotiskās vielas saturošu augu neatļautu sēšanu, audzēšanu un apriti aizturēja divas personas, portālu «Apollo» informēja policijā.
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В минувшее воскресенье в Германии прошли выборы в Бундестаг. Ангела Меркель победила: правящий блок ХДС/ХСС получил 246 мест (34,7%) — однако это не просто худший результат для них за те 12 лет, что они находятся у власти; за христианских демократов отдало голоса наименьшее число немцев с 1949 года. Историк-германист, шеф-редактор интернет-журнала «Контрапункт» Дмитрий Карцев в своем материале на сайте Московского центра Карнеги приходит к выводу, что в Германии таким образом начался транзит власти, а следующие парламентские выборы будут гораздо более традиционными, чем нынешние. Даже невзирая на заметное выступление ультраправой «Альтернативы для Германии», которая в 2017-м стала в Бундестаге третьей силой.
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Сбербанк России планирует в 2018 году ввести в промышленную эксплуатацию скоринг заемщиков по психометрическим моделям, сообщил журналистам старший вице-президент Сбербанка Александр Ведяхин. В числе прочего, по его словам, будет учитываться поведение заемщика в соцсетях.
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24 сентября в НФЛ, самой популярной спортивной лиге в США, прошел очередной игровой день. На каждом из матчей во время исполнения гимна спортсмены устроили акции протеста как против полицейского насилия в отношении чернокожих, так и против Дональда Трампа лично. До этого президент США в крайне грубых выражениях («сукины дети») просил игроков не устраивать никаких акций во время гимна. «Медуза» рассказывает, как развивается конфликт между Трампом и спортсменами.
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Управление верховного комиссара ООН по правам человека опубликовало доклад, в котором обвинила ФСБ в применении пыток к задержанным в Крыму.
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Otrdien Latvijā būs neliels mākoņu daudzums, turpināsies sauss un saulains laiks, prognozē sinoptiķi.
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Izveidot uzņēmumu vai vadīt uzņēmējdarbību, kas darbojas ar peļņu, ir liels sasniegums, taču ikviens, kurš šajā nozarē izēdis vismaz pudu sāls, zina, ka uzņēmējdarbība ir joma, kurā nedrīkst gulēt uz lauriem un nepārtraukti jāstrādā pie biznesa attīstības. 21. gadsimta straujā tehnoloģiskā attīstība ietekmē arī biznesa vidi un veicina konkurenci, tāpēc uzņēmējam jādara viss, lai viņa bizness nesāktu stagnēt vai nenonāktu lejupslīdē. Ziedu piegādes kompānija, ēdināšanas serviss, pasažieru pārvadājumu kompānija, maiznīca, ražotne vai kāda cita veida uzņēmums – visus vieno vairāki aspekti, kurus uzlabojot, sekmēsies arī uzņēmuma attīstība. Uzņēmēja, SIA «Sky Port» valdes locekle, Biznesa augstskolas «Turība» Uzņēmējdarbības vadības fakultātes dekāne...
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Pirmdien ap pusdienlaiku Jelgavā notikusi avārija, kurā iesaistīta ātrās palīdzības specializētā automašīna, aģentūrai LETA apliecināja Neatliekamās medicīniskās palīdzības dienesta (NMPD) pārstāve Inga Vītola.
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Pārtikas un veterinārais dienests (PVD) pārbaudīs Latvijā tirgoto ārvalstīs ražoto saldumu, piena produktu un, iespējams, kafijas atbilstību analoģiskiem Rietumeiropā tirgotajiem produktiem, aģentūrai LETA pastāstīja PVD Pārtikas izplatīšanas uzraudzības daļas vadītāja Tatjana Marčenkova.
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The GuardianDeloitte hit by cyber-attack revealing clients' secret emailsThe GuardianDeloitte provides auditing, tax consultancy and cybersecurity advice to banks, multinational companies and government agencies. Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo. Deloitte. Deloitte hit by cyber-attack revealing clients' secret emails. Exclusive: hackers ...Deloitte hit by data breachBBC NewsDeloitte left red-faced by hacking of client detailsThe TimesDeloitte hacked, says 'very few' clients affectedReuters UKFortune -Sky News -Financial Times -Independent.ieall 95 news articles »
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Vienā no kriminālprocesiem par iespējamu korupciju Rīgas Austrumu klīniskajā universitātes slimnīcā (RAKUS) Korupcijas novēršanas un apkarošanas birojs (KNAB) vērtē neiroķirurga Henrija Ozoliņa darbības, liecina aģentūras LETA rīcībā esoša neoficiāla informācija.
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Financial TimesBusiness fears Brexit will hit sales, study findsFinancial TimesBritish companies are increasingly concerned that Brexit will hit sales and raise costs, according to a survey backed by the Bank of England. Tracking the views of chief executives and chief financial officers across 2,500 non-financial companies every ...What the UK Rating Cut Does (and Doesn't) Tell UsBloombergMoody's cuts UK credit rating amid 'erosion of economic strength'Citywire.co.ukMerkel, Macron & Moody's MondayProactive Investors UKMoney Observer -Eagle Radio -FT Adviser -Nasdaqall 45 news articles »
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«Oligarhu lietas» parlamentārās izmeklēšanas komisijas uzdevums būtu vērtēt, vai nav pamats ģenerālprokurora Ērika Kalnmeiera atlaišanai par nolaidību saistībā ar «Oligarhu lietas» izgāšanos, kā rezultātā ir iestājušās būtiski kaitīgas sekas, pirmdien komisijas sēdē sacīja žurnāla «Ir» galvenā redaktore Nellija Ločmele.
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Veselības aprūpes finansēšanas likums šonedēļ nonāks Saeimā, šodien Ministru kabineta komitejas sēdē sacīja valdības vadītājs Māris Kučinskis (ZZS).
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Naval Group is proud to have delivered on Friday 22 September 2017 its first Gowind® 2500 corvette to the Egyptian Navy. The ceremony took place in Lorient in the presence of Admiral Ahmed Khaled,... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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President Donald Trump gave a stark warning Saturday that cast growing uncertainty over whether a nuclear deal clinched with Iran would survive after the Islamic republic tested a new medium-range... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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Fighter jets, drone deals and shared concerns over Afghanistan’s security challenges look set to dominate the agenda when US Defence Secretary James Mattis visits India this week. Mattis is... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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ORO GRANDE RANGE, N.M.: Power. Power and lethality are what artillery crewmen assigned to M777 howitzers feel every time they pull the cord to send a round up to 15 miles downrange. Every outgoing... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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MOHAMED NAGUIB MILITARY BASE, Egypt — Across a vast landscape speckled with shrubbery, two armies met on a battlefield intent on defeating a common adversary. From planning and coordination all... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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The Army is rolling out a gaming system, Operation Overmatch, that Soldiers can use to test virtual versions of gear and operation concepts that could be implemented in the future. “Gaming is a... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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A Lockheed Martin prototype laser weapon system proved that an advanced system of sensors, software and specialized optics can deliver decisive lethality against unmanned aerial vehicle threats. In a... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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A large number of national representatives currently attending the General Assembly in New York have already signed the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. They seek a world free from... This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for more defense news, discussion and military pictures!
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