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first_img iBid’s award-winning silent auction technology is raising the roof on charities’ event fundraising targets. With clients ranging from the NSPCC and Macmillan Cancer Support through to Action Against Hunger and smaller led events, iBid have seen a 114% rise in the number of charity clients using iBid technology over the last financial year, April 2012 – March 2013.“We are delighted with the increase,” says iBid’s Managing Director, Tim Stansbury. “Charities are excited about our technology and the word is spreading. We are helping revolutionise how charity supporters give both at live events and online, via bidding on auctions or interactive donations. We are really excited to be helping clients maximise their fundraising efforts.”The easy-to-use technology allows guests to bid for auction prizes throughout the charitable event. Unlike in a live auction, bidding takes place on handheld touchscreen tablets which charities have found increase the frequency and value of bids made at the event. The tablets are pre programmed with guest names to keep the process incredibly simple, and provide detailed information and images on the lots available. As the auction progresses the latest bids instantly appear on large screens around the event venue that again help fuel the competitive nature of bidders. The company is also able to advise charities on the running order of the event, the progression of the bids and whether bidding increments should be increased to again help raise the fundraising stakes. Advertisement Watch the live leaderboard for all current winning bidshttp://www.ibid-events.com  22 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis iBid sees more than 100% rise in the number of charity events using silent auction technology As Mark Wood, Chairman of the NSPCC said: “The ease of use of iBid technology has facilitated competition at our silent auctions and for the City Dinner alone resulted in a 33% uplift year on year in the silent auction proceeds. The silent auction has for many events become crucial to their success.”Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity added: “iBid provide the best cutting edge technology available for UK charity events. They’ve made a significant impact on money raised at a number of our fundraisers over the last three years.”In January 2013 the company won the ‘Best Digital/Tech Partner – Charity Facing’ award at the Institute of Fundraising’s new ‘Partners in Fundraising Awards’. The PIFAs were introduced to give depth of recognition to the professional partners who work within the fundraising sector.ENDS Notes to Editors:For interviews or further information please contact: Julie Withers on 07780 705 429About iBidiBid’s easy-to-use technology enables bidding for auction lots using the latest touchscreen tablets and bidding stations. iBid is able to significantly increase money raised for charity and fundraising clients, both via interactive bidding and donations, as well as providing a fun, interactive, and competitive element to fundraising events. The technology enables potential donors to: AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Bid on their favourites Howard Lake | 3 April 2013 | News Browse and learn more about the auction itemslast_img read more

first_imgSpeech by Lamont Lilly, Workers World Party candidate for vice president, to the Peace and Freedom Party convention in Sacramento, Calif., on Aug. 13.In January of 1971, Black Panther Party co-founder Huey P. Newton declared, “The Black Panther Party grew out of the Black Power Movement, but the party transformed the ideology of Black Power into a socialist ideology, a Marxist-Leninist ideology.”This statement reflects the core of what the Black Panther Party subscribed to be, and by this time, how the Black Panther Party subscribed to think — through a Marxist-Leninist class analysis.They formed because poor Black people were being terrorized by the Oakland police.  They formed because the Black community was in need of “bread, housing, education, clothing, justice and peace,” because they clearly realized that capitalism was an archenemy to Black Liberation.This is the same crossroads that the Black Lives Matter Movement is currently standing right in the middle of, comrades.  As socialist and progressive leftists, we must support this movement with commitment and vigor.  How could we not?  In the last three years, it has, no doubt, inspired the poor and oppressed worldwide.The Peace and Freedom Party has a long and deep history directly connected to the Black Liberation Movement. It was Eldridge Cleaver who served as the Peace and Freedom Party’s first official presidential nominee — a nomination that marked a direct connection to the boots on the ground, to the broader movement in a very militant and revolutionary manner.That is what true socialism should reflect — a connection to the most oppressed — a commitment to the proletarian working class — to the disenfranchised and most marginalized.The Black Panther Party considered themselves the vanguard, and rightfully so.  And so do many of the various fractions of the Black Lives Matter Movement.Those were the youth and working poor we saw in Ferguson and Baltimore — fighting back against tanks and teargas with their bodies, laying it all on the line, connecting their local struggles to Palestine and Libya, building on the revolutionary spirit of Cuba, Puerto Rico and Venezuela.This is the exact brand of theory, message and revolutionary application that the Moorehead/Lilly campaign has been involved in since day one, sisters and brothers.  We are, indeed, ingrained in it.The Workers World Party U.S. presidential candidate, Monica Moorehead, was down in Ferguson twice in 2014. Not for photo-ops and self-promotion, but to genuinely help the people organize. And so was I.She was there in Baltimore with the Baltimore People’s Power Assembly.  I was there, literally, when the Baltimore Rebellion first popped off — when the Baltimore police were pepper spraying and tear gassing women and children, when they were locking up more than 300 protesters. And we were still there when all of the cameras left, feeding and organizing, listening to the people, distributing Pampers.I am not telling you this to boast, sisters and brothers.  I am simply sharing with you the kind of connection and relationship that the Moorehead/Lilly campaign shares with the broader movement, from the labor struggle, to the immigration movement, to Black Lives Matter.We do not “wear the movement” as credentials. We are, instead, interwoven within the movement as dedicated Marxist-Leninists.Sisters and brothers, there’s a new generation that has really taken a liking to socialism, and they’re speaking out against state violence and police terror — against poverty, unemployment and the failure of capitalism — against global war and the military-industrial complex. They are speaking up for gender equality, queer and trans rights. They need us to speak with them, comrades.If you open our 10-Point Program — which, hopefully, all of you have a copy of by now — I do believe it speaks for itself.Bold. Principled. Revolutionary. All power to the people!FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thisFacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmailPrintMoreShare thislast_img read more

first_imgSource: Ag Web By Gary Truitt – Dec 3, 2014 Home News Feed Watch out dairy farmers, here comes Coke SHARE Facebook Twitter Watch out dairy farmers, here comes Cokecenter_img Facebook Twitter SHARE Coca-Cola has already claimed its place in the soda, water, energy drink, and juice markets. Now the company is going after milk. The beverage giant is preparing a nationwide launch of a high-end milk, called Fairlife, in 2015. U.S. milk industry remains highly fragmented with few recognizable brand names. In fact, store-brand milk accounts for almost one-third of milk sales, according to market research firm Euromonitor International. With Fairlife, Coca-Cola is looking to use its marketing prowess to change that—creating the “Coke” of milks.Fairlife is the product of a joint venture formed by Coca-Cola and dairy co-op Select Milk Producers in 2012. Coke saw the partnership as an opportunity to develop “higher quality value-added health and wellness beverages,” particularly what it calls value-added dairy. By that, the company means Fairlife isn’t your average milk: It’s got more protein and calcium than standard milk, half the sugar, and is lactose-free. It’s also expensive, with initial prices (in test markets) running 65¢ more per quart than conventional milk.At a recent conference announcing Fairlife, Sandy Douglas, the president of Coca-Cola North America, said the company expects the premium milk to “rain money” following extensive marketing efforts (which, so far, include a website with pin-up style images of women wearing liquid milk dresses).That’s a surprising comment to make about a beverage category that’s struggling. Unlike soda, where Coke has about 13.7 percent market share by volume in North America, the dairy industry is fragmented and in decline. Per capita milk consumption in the U.S. has been falling for decades, and Euromonitor expects demand for milk products to continue dropping.The other challenge for a premium dairy product like Fairlife is that consumers are highly price-sensitive when it comes to milk. Since the perceived differences among milk products is low, many will just reach for the cheaper option, according to research by Nielsen. This has kept sales of store-brand milk (also known as private label) strong as prices rose this year. For instance, Dean Foods, the country’s largest milk processor and the company behind brands like TruMoo and Tuscan, reported in November that consumers traded down as the price gap between its brand-name and private-label milks expanded to 66¢ this year from 62¢, putting its branded milks under pressure.One bright spot in the name-brand milk industry has been nondairy alternatives like almond milk, and it may well be appropriate to compare what Coca-Cola’s doing with Fairlife to WhiteWave’s marketing of Silk almond milk, whose sales grew 30 percent in the third quarter. WhiteWave’s marketing efforts haven’t paid off only in almond milk—sales of its Horizon Organic brand milk are also rising, showing there is demand for premium dairy products.Even as U.S. milk consumption declines, Euromonitor expects companies to offer more products fortified with nutrients like calcium or omega-3 fatty acids—like Fairlife. So if Coca-Cola successfully paves the way for brand-name premium milk, copycats are sure to follow. Previous articleSouth Bend Ethanol Plant Gearing Up For ProductionNext articleHouse Passes Tax Fix Bill Gary Truittlast_img read more

first_img RSF_en Receive email alerts News News Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is appalled by the situation of media freedom in Yemen, where another journalist was killed while covering the war on 29 May and ten journalists held by the Houthi rebels have reportedly been moved to an unknown location. YemenMiddle East – North Africa Condemning abuses According to Yemeni media reports, Ma’reb Press website correspondent Abdallah Azizan was killed on 29 May while covering clashes between Houthi rebels and pro-government forces in Bayhan, a town in Shabwah province 300 km east of the capital. He is said to have been killed by sniper fire from the Houthi side.The families of the journalists detained by the Houthi rebels have been quoted by the local media as saying they have been transferred from Habra prison to an unknown destination. Held by the Houthis for nearly a year, these journalists began a hunger strike on 9 May.“We condemn the disastrous state of media freedom in Yemen,” said Alexandra El Khazen, the head of RSF’s Middle East desk. “Journalists are being targeted by all parties and cannot cover the war without risking their lives. We call on the Houthis to free the detained journalists and we remind all parties to the conflict of their duty to protect all civilians including journalists.”It has become extremely difficult to cover the situation in Yemen and to obtain reliable information because many journalists have fled the country or their hometown, or have chosen to stop working as journalists.According to RSF’s tally, Azizan was the fifth journalist to be killed since the start of the year in Yemen. He was preceded by Mohammed Al Yemeni, who was killed on 21 March while covering clashes in the city of Taiz. A total of eight journalists and media workers were killed in the course of their work in 2015.Yemen is ranked 170th out of 180 countries in RSF’s 2016 World Press Freedom Index. Ten journalists held by Houthi rebels are on hunger strike May 24, 2016 Find out more Follow the news on Yemen YemenMiddle East – North Africa Condemning abuses to go further Help by sharing this information News News Organisation May 31, 2016 Yemeni reporter killed covering clashes, ten others missing February 18, 2016 Find out more Journalist shot dead by sniper in Taiz Mounting dangers for journalists in Yemen January 25, 2016 Find out morelast_img read more

first_img Malaysian cartoonist Zunar facing possible sedition charge again Reporters Without Borders secretary-general Jean-François Julliard wrote today to Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin Ibni Almarhum Sultan Mahmud Al Mukhtafi Billah Shah, the king of Malaysia, asking him to intercede in the case of “RPK”: ” A new hearing has been set for 23 February. We urge you, Your Majesty, to do everything in your power to prevent any further judicial errors”. March 17, 2021 Find out more to go further MalaysiaAsia – Pacific RSF_en Record fine for Malaysian news site over readers’ comments News Help by sharing this information January 29, 2021 Find out more News February 22, 2021 Find out more New Malaysian ordinance threatens very concept of truth Follow the news on Malaysia Organisation News MalaysiaAsia – Pacific Receive email alerts News Reporters Without Borders secretary-general Jean-François Julliard wrote today to Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin Ibni Almarhum Sultan Mahmud Al Mukhtafi Billah Shah, the king of Malaysia, asking him to intercede in the case of “RPK”. “Your Majesty, Reporters Without Borders, an organisation that defends press freedom worldwide, would like to draw your attention to the case of Raja Petra Kamaruddin, a journalist also known as “RPK,” who is charged under the Internal Security Act (ISA) in connection with articles posted on his Malaysia Today blog (http://mt.m2day.org/2008/) and who now faces the possibility of being imprisoned again. In the speech you gave today, you described the younger generation as Malaysia’s hope and future. RPK is a model of the free speech this generation should enjoy. The way the federal court in Putrajaya is conducting RPK’s case is travesty of justice. The court’s impartiality is jeopardised by the fact that Augustine Paul, one of the three judges on the panel handling the case, issued a ruling against RPK in 2001 as a “threat to internal security.” RPK had posted comments online that lambasted the judge for his role in Anwar Ibrahim’s corruption trial – comments that were widely circulated on the Internet. The decision by judges Nik Hashim Nik Ab Rahman and Zulkefli Ahmad Makinuddin to reject a request by RPK’s lawyers to recuse Judge Paul seems to be unconstitutional. Paul chose not to remain in court to hear the application for his recusal, leaving the other two judges. However, the law requires that such an application by heard by three federal judges. Since the start of this case, the police and government officials have acted outside the law as established by the constitution. RPK was jailed under the only section of the ISA that allows the authorities to imprison a person without giving their reasons. And the charges brought against him violated some of his basic rights, including individual freedom (article 5.1), freedom of expression (article 10.1) and freedom of religion (article 11). Malaysia has ratified the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, so such violations of freedom cannot continue. This situation threatens the rule of law in Malaysia and offers an extremely negative image of your country internationally. In the current context, it seems clear that this is a political manoeuvre to silence RPK and put pressure on Malaysia’s civil society leaders. We believe that it is your role, as your country’s monarch, to defend your people and ensure respect for their basic rights, while remaining completely neutral and independent of any political party, as required by the constitution. This is why we are seeking your help and why we ask you to ensure the withdrawal of the appeal against RPK’s release and to prevent any other attempt to detain him under the ISA. These proceedings are a challenge which Malaysia should take care to meet. A new hearing has been set for 23 February. We urge you, Your Majesty, to do everything in your power to prevent any further judicial errors. We trust you will give our request your careful consideration. Respectfully.”————— – Two court cases test online free expressionCall for charges to be dropped against blogger “RPK” and Hindu rights activist Uthayakumar – Leading blogger Raja Petra Kamaruddin finally released – Authorities accused of bad faith as Habeas corpus hearing held for detained blogger February 17, 2009 – Updated on January 20, 2016 “Your Majesty, do everything in your power to prevent any judicial error”last_img read more

first_imgHerbeautyA Dark Side Of Beauty Salons Not Many People Know AboutHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty6 Lies You Should Stop Telling Yourself Right NowHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThese Are 15 Great Style Tips From Asian WomenHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyWhat Is It That Actually Makes French Women So Admirable?HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyA 74 Year Old Fitness Enthusiast Defies All Concept Of AgeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty15 Countries Where Men Have Difficulties Finding A WifeHerbeautyHerbeauty Subscribe 3 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Business News EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS First Heatwave Expected Next Week David DiCristofaro (l) and Ben Alvarado (r). Photo courtesy Wells FargoWells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) announced today that new lead region presidents for the Greater Los Angeles and Southern California Regions have been named. David DiCristofaro, a 17-year company veteran, assumes responsibility for the Greater Los Angeles Region, which serves customers in Los Angeles, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties along with Coachella Valley through 268 retail banking stores and nearly 5,000 team members. Ben Alvarado, a 23-year Wells Fargo veteran, assumes responsibility for the Southern California Region, which serves customers in Orange, Imperial, and San Diego counties through 232 retail banking stores and more than 3,600 team members.DiCristofaro and Alvarado succeed John Sotoodeh who led the combined markets previously called the Southern California Region. Sotoodeh was recently named regional banking executive for the Southwest, which includes Texas, New Mexico and Arkansas.“David is an exceptional leader with a passion for helping individual and business customers succeed financially,” said Lisa Stevens, head of Regional Banking Sales and Marketing and regional banking executive for the Pacific Midwest Region. “He invests time and energy to serve the community and has held leadership roles in organizations such as the Pasadena Playhouse and Pasadena Educational Fund, which support the overall vitality of the community. I know our customers, team members and the Greater Los Angeles region will benefit from David’s extensive banking experience and his dedication to satisfying our customers’ financial needs and contributing to a successful community.”“Ben is a dynamic, people-focused leader who is dedicated to the communities, customers and team members he serves. He has an unwavering commitment to provide our customers with financial products and services that meet their needs and an excellent customer experience,” said Stevens. “His strong professional experience and his passion for the people of Southern California will serve him and his team well in helping even more customers achieve their financial dreams.”DiCristofaro joined Wells Fargo in 1997 and is currently the region president for the Greater Los Angeles market. He is responsible for 152 stores and more than 2,800 team members. Prior to his current role, he served as regional president for the Greater San Gabriel and South Coast markets, finance officer for Wells Fargo’s Los Angeles Metro region, and finance and strategy manager for the Northern California region. Before joining Wells Fargo, he worked as a consultant with BDO Seidman. DiCristofaro received his bachelor’s degree in finance and management from New York University’s Stern School of Business.An active community leader, he is the board chair of The Pasadena Playhouse, vice chairman of the American Red Cross of Greater Los Angeles, and a director for the Pasadena Educational Foundation.Alvarado, a 23-year Wells Fargo veteran who started his career as a teller, was most recently the region president for the Orange County-Inland market responsible for 121 retail banking stores and 1,900 team members. Previously, he held various retail and business banking positions which included area president for the Long Beach Coastal Division, district manager, commercial loan officer, sales development coach, and store manager. Alvarado earned his bachelor’s degree from California State University, Long Beach and an MBA from Pepperdine University.He is active in the community and serves on the board of directors for Orange County United Way and Memorial Care Foundation and the advisory board for Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach.About Wells FargoWells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a nationwide, diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.6 trillion in assets. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo provides banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and consumer and commercial finance through more than 8,700 locations, 12,500 ATMs, and the internet (wellsfargo.com), and has offices in 36 countries to support customers who conduct business in the global economy. With approximately 265,000 team members, Wells Fargo serves one in three households in the United States. Wells Fargo & Company was ranked No. 29 on Fortune’s 2014 rankings of America’s largest corporations. Wells Fargo’s vision is to satisfy all our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. Wells Fargo perspectives are also available at Wells Fargo Blogs and Wells Fargo Stories. Community News Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *center_img Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Community News Make a comment More Cool Stuff Top of the News Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyCitizen Service CenterPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena People Lead Wells Fargo Region Presidents Named for Greater Los Angeles and Southern California Markets David DiCristofaro and Ben Alvarado succeed Lead Region President John Sotoodeh who was named regional banking executive for the Southwest Region From STAFF REPORTS Published on Wednesday, January 14, 2015 | 5:18 pmlast_img read more

first_img utpb falcon shield logo The UTPB men’s basketball team is earning recognition for its work off the court.The Falcons were nominated for a Civvy, a nationwide award highlighting civic work across the country at national, local and youth levels. The team is one of 14 finalists in the local category, the team announced Wednesday.The team collaborated with the UTPB Honors College back in September to register to vote and sharing information about getting the local community registered as well.The finalists will be announced in early 2021 with the winners scheduled to be announced in a virtual ceremony in March. Previous articleNORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes host Mudbugs to open three-game seriesNext article5 Winter Home Safety Tips Digital AIM Web Support By Digital AIM Web Support – December 30, 2020 WhatsApp Facebook COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB nominated for national civic award WhatsApp High SchoolBasketballSportsCollegeLocal Newscenter_img Facebook Twitter TAGS  Twitter Pinterest Pinterestlast_img read more

first_imgSubscribe The Week Ahead: Nearing the Forbearance Exit 2 days ago FHFA Addresses Mortgage Servicer Liquidity Concerns  Print This Post Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago April 21, 2020 2,062 Views Governmental Measures Target Expanded Access to Affordable Housing 2 days ago Tagged with: Coronavirus FHFA GSEs Related Articles Home / Daily Dose / FHFA Addresses Mortgage Servicer Liquidity Concerns About Author: Mike Albanese Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) announced the alignment of Fannie Mae’s and Freddie Mac’s (the Enterprises) policies regarding servicer obligations to advance scheduled monthly principal and interest payments for single-family mortgage loans.The policy states once a servicer has advanced four months of missed payments on a loan, it will have no further obligation to advance scheduled payments. This policy applies to all GSE servicers. “The four-month servicer advance obligation limit for loans in forbearance provides stability and clarity to the $5 trillion Enterprise-backed housing finance market,” said FHFA Director Dr. Mark A. Calabria. “Mortgage servicers can now plan for exactly how long they will need to advance principal and interest payments on loans for which borrowers have not made their monthly payment.”The release states that when a mortgage is in a mortgage-backed security (MBS), Fannie Mae servicers with a scheduled payment are responsible for advancing the principal and interest payment regardless of borrower payments. Freddie Mac servicers are only obligated to advance four months of missed borrower interest payments. Today’s instruction establishes a four-month advance obligation limit for Fannie Mae scheduled servicing for loans and servicers which is consistent with the current policy at Freddie Mac.The FHFA is also instructing the GSEs to maintain loans in COVID-19 forbearance plans in MBS pools for at least the duration of the forbearance plan. Mortgages that are delinquent for more than four months, historically, were purchased out of MBS pools by the GSEs. Loans with COVID-19 payment forbearance shall be treated “like a natural disaster event” and will remain in the MBS pool. The FHFA says this change reduces the potential liquidity demands on the GSEs from loans in forbearance and delinquent loans. David M. Dworkin, President and CEO, National Housing Conference, said the announcement by the FHFA is an “important first step.””Ensuring servicers can move payments to the end of the loan term and get reimbursed in four months is progress,” he said. “But requests by consumers for help in paying their home mortgages are already very high and growing. That is no surprise given the skyrocketing unemployment numbers. As forbearance requests continue to rise, we will have to do more.Dworkin added that the federal government should not hesitate to support the nation’s housing finance system, so mortgage providers can continue helping at-risk homeowners.”Without that support, a deteriorating situation in housing and homeownership will increase the likelihood of a COVID-19 recession becoming a depression,” Dworkin said.A report by Black Knight states that as of April 16, more than 2.9 million homeowners, or 5.5% of all mortgages, have entered into COVID-19 mortgage forbearance plans. This population represents $651 billion in unpaid principal and includes 4.9% of all GSE-backed loans and 7.6% of FHA/VA loans.A new survey by the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) found that the number of home loans in forbearance rose from 2.73% to 3.74% during the week of March 30 to April 5.Mortgages backed by Ginnie Mae had the largest weekly growth of 1.58% and the highest overall share in forbearance requests (5.89%).center_img Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago Share 1Save The Best Markets For Residential Property Investors 2 days ago Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Coronavirus FHFA GSEs 2020-04-21 Mike Albanese Data Provider Black Knight to Acquire Top of Mind 2 days ago in Daily Dose, Featured, Government, News Servicers Navigate the Post-Pandemic World 2 days ago Mike Albanese is a reporter for DS News and MReport. He is a University of Alabama graduate with a degree in journalism and a minor in communications. He has worked for publications—both print and online—covering numerous beats. A Connecticut native, Albanese currently resides in Lewisville. Sign up for DS News Daily Demand Propels Home Prices Upward 2 days ago Previous: Leveraging Machine Learning for Better Default Decisions Next: Exclusive: Brian Montgomery Talks COVID-19last_img read more

first_imgHomepage BannerNews Pinterest NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Facebook Yesterday thousands of people attended a demonstration in Dublin in protest of water charges.Water charges were suspended by the government, pending the outcome of an expert commission.Locals from the North West attended the Right2Water march in Dublin yesterday.Philip McFadden a Donegal member of Right2Water attended the march yesterday and said that now is the time for Fianna Fail to support Sinn Fein’s Private members bill next week, calling for the abolition of water charges…Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/waterphilip.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today Previous articleFAI Junior Cup soccer resultsNext articleLorry driver arrested following death of pedestrian in Omagh admin By admin – September 18, 2016 Facebook Google+ Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson center_img Right2Water campaigners from the North West attended demonstration in Dublin yesterday WhatsApp WhatsApp Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Twitter Nine Til Noon Show – Listen back to Wednesday’s Programme News, Sport and Obituaries on Wednesday May 26th Pinterestlast_img read more

first_imgNews UpdatesPlea Seeking Direction To Tihar To Allow Prisoners To Have Meetings With Legal Counsels Through VC: Delhi HC Directs Govt To Submit Status Report Karan Tripathi29 Jun 2020 12:29 AMShare This – xDelhi High Court has asked the Delhi Government to submit a detailed status report in a plea seeking a direction to be issued to Tihar Central Prison to allow prisoners to have meetings with their legal counsels through video-conferencing. The Division Bench of Chief Justice DN Patel and Justice Prateek Jalan has asked the Delhi Government to address the issues raised in…Your free access to Live Law has expiredTo read the article, get a premium account.Your Subscription Supports Independent JournalismSubscription starts from ₹ 599+GST (For 6 Months)View PlansPremium account gives you:Unlimited access to Live Law Archives, Weekly/Monthly Digest, Exclusive Notifications, Comments.Reading experience of Ad Free Version, Petition Copies, Judgement/Order Copies.Subscribe NowAlready a subscriber?LoginDelhi High Court has asked the Delhi Government to submit a detailed status report in a plea seeking a direction to be issued to Tihar Central Prison to allow prisoners to have meetings with their legal counsels through video-conferencing. The Division Bench of Chief Justice DN Patel and Justice Prateek Jalan has asked the Delhi Government to address the issues raised in two PILs which will be heard together. Filed by Advocate Sarthak Maggon and Mr Ajit P Singh, the petitions seek a direction to be issued to the Jail authorities to set up a web link for legal mulakats and for conducting regular legal mulakats telephonically or through video conference to ensure access to justice to the inmates of Tihar Prison Complex. The Petitioner has argued that despite suspension of physical visits by order dated March 23, no provision has been made so far to give effect to conducting telephonic visits. While highlighting that the present system is adversely affecting the prisoner’s right to personal liberty and legal representation, the Petitioner has submitted that due to the absence of telephonic and virtual visits, the administration of justice is getting delayed as prisoners were unable to contact their legal representatives. ‘It is noteworthy that setting up legal mulakat through the establishment of a web link open to registration by advocates shall prove to be a quantum leap in the simplification and accessibility to justice by protecting the rights of the inmates to engage appropriate legal counsel to represent the remedies available in accordance with due process’, the petition says. Delhi Government, while submitting its status report, contended that telephonic conversations are already being provided to the inmates as per the Delhi Prison Rules. In addition to this, the Delhi Government submitted that in 10-15 days, video conferencing facility will also be made available to all the inmates for both talking to their family members as well as their legal counsels. ‘Video Conferencing with private counsels has already been started in women’s prison, Jail No. 6’, Delhi Government submitted. The matter will next be taken up on July 07.The Petitioner in person, Advocate Sarthak Maggon was represented by Mr. Vikas Pahwa, Senior Advocate and Mr. Arvind Nayar, Senior Advocate. Subscribe to LiveLaw, enjoy Ad free version and other unlimited features, just INR 599 Click here to Subscribe. All payment options available.loading….Next Storylast_img read more