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first_imgArchDaily Project Group Construction Pty Ltd ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/786424/apartment-building-droo Clipboard Main Contractor: Australia Year:  Apartments ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/786424/apartment-building-droo Clipboard “COPY” 2016 Site Management Architect:Mihaly Slocombe ArchitectsDesign Architect:Droo Projects, Amrita MahindrooCity:MelbourneCountry:AustraliaMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Willem Dirk Du ToitText description provided by the architects. DROO Projects is a Paris/London based studio specializing in high end residential design. This boutique apartment building tucked in behind a narrow listed Shop House building, in Melbourne’s inner suburb of Hawthorn.Save this picture!© Willem Dirk Du ToitSave this picture!PlanSave this picture!© Willem Dirk Du ToitThe long narrow Shop house building typology allowed for the existing building to be extended to create a two compact mini towers to the rear separated by a generous courtyard internally, providing light and outdoor living spaces for the individual apartments.Save this picture!© Willem Dirk Du ToitSave this picture!SectionSave this picture!© Willem Dirk Du ToitThe building is characterized by its large glazed windows, and the strong faceted gold fins, which provide sun-shading and privacy between flats.Save this picture!© Willem Dirk Du ToitProject gallerySee allShow lessPrivate Clubhouse / CrossboundariesSelected ProjectsBlue Bottle Coffee Shinjuku Cafe / Schemata ArchitectsSelected ProjectsProject locationAddress:Melbourne VIC, AustraliaLocation to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Share Architects: DROO Area Area of this architecture projectcenter_img Apartment Building / DROOSave this projectSaveApartment Building / DROO Photographs:  Willem Dirk Du Toit Area:  700 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project “COPY” Apartment Building / DROO Save this picture!© Willem Dirk Du Toit+ 36 Share Photographs Projects CopyApartments•Melbourne, Australia CopyAbout this officeDROOOfficeFollowProductsGlassSteel#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousingApartmentsMelbourneAustraliaPublished on April 29, 2016Cite: “Apartment Building / DROO” 28 Apr 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021. ISSN 0719-8884Read commentsBrowse the CatalogMetal PanelsAurubisCopper Alloy: Nordic BrassGlassMitrexSolar GreenhouseLouvers / ShuttersTechnowoodSunshade SystemsFaucetsDornbrachtKitchen Fittings – EnoWoodSculptformTimber Tongue and Groove CladdingMembranesEffisusFaçade Fire Weatherproofing Solutions in Design District Project LondonHanging LampsLouis PoulsenPendant Lights – KeglenBlinds / Mosquito Nets / CurtainsBANDALUXPleated ShadesEnclosures / Double Skin FacadesFranken-SchotterFacade System –  LINEAWoodBlumer LehmannCNC Production for Wood ProjectsMaterials / Construction SystemsCaneplex DesignPoles – Tonkin BambooFibre Cement / ConcreteTegralFibre Cement Slate Roofing – Thrutone Endurance SmoothMore products »Read commentsSave世界上最受欢迎的建筑网站现已推出你的母语版本!想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?是否翻译成中文现有为你所在地区特制的网站?想浏览ArchDaily中国吗?Take me there »✖You’ve started following your first account!Did you know?You’ll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my streamlast_img read more

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Taupa Lithuanian felon forfeits $1M lotto ticket

first_imgby: Peter StrozniakAn Ohio business owner who won $1 million after buying lottery tickets with money he stole from the Taupa Lithuanian Credit Union was sentenced in U.S. District Court in Cleveland Monday to more than three years in federal prison.U.S. District Court Judge James S. Gwin also ordered John Struna to pay restitution of $2.3 million, which he embezzled from the failed Cleveland cooperative from 2002 to 2013. The former restaurant owner of Concord Township pleaded guilty in November to conspiracy to commit bank fraud, bank fraud, making false statements and money laundering. continue reading » ShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img

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MLAX : Orange’s 2nd midfield line takes advantage of playing time to spark offense

first_imgFOXBORO, Mass. — John Desko entered Syracuse’s matchup with Providence hoping his second midfield line would get plenty of much-needed experience. SU’s head coach Desko anticipated that No. 1 Syracuse would dominate the lowly Friars from the opening faceoff so the second midfield could get in on the action early.The dominance didn’t happen. But as it turned out, the second-tier midfielders got their opportunity. Those minutes didn’t come during meaningless minutes in an easy blowout win for Syracuse.Desko said the Orange ultimately needed its second midfielders Saturday.‘We were hoping they would get a lot more time today just based on what the scoreboard would read,’ Desko said. ‘But we went to them on necessity.’Junior Bobby Eilers turned into the unlikely star in Gillette Stadium as Syracuse ran away with a 13-3 win over the Friars. Eilers tallied his first career hat trick as that second midfield group split time evenly with the first midfielders. At the start of the year, the second unit played just two or three possessions per game. On Saturday they were part of multiple new offensive looks for the Orange attack.AdvertisementThis is placeholder text‘I thought today they did a good job,’ senior attack Stephen Keogh said of SU’s second midfield line. ‘They’re supposed to be patient out there. That’s what Coach wants, and that’s what they were doing.’Eilers opened the scoring for the Orange on the second midfield’s first shift of the game. He crashed toward the goal from the top of the box, cutting toward his left and finishing with a shot in the bottom corner of the goal.Later in the first, Keogh found Eilers all alone just to the left of the crease, and the midfielder fired an underhand shot into the net to tie the game at 3-3.Before the matchup with the Friars, the midfielder had just one goal in his career — a first-quarter score earlier this year against Duke on April 3.‘Lately my teammates have been preaching to me about using my size, my speed and just keep going hard,’ Eilers said. ‘Finally I just tried to take it out on the field, and that’s what worked for me today.’But after the junior led SU to a three-goal first quarter, the offense turned stagnant, as it has many times throughout this season.That’s when Desko tried multiple combinations on the offensive end, switching up units and rotating players around the field. He said the array of groupings was partly due to the absence of his son Tim Desko, SU’s fourth-leading scorer this year. Desko stayed in Syracuse, nursing a knee injury. But the head coach also wanted to see how certain lines worked together.Junior Collin Donahue came off the bench to play attack for the entire second quarter. JoJo Marasco moved to midfield, as he has many times this year, and took reps with both the first and second lines. Josh Amidon, a senior starter for the Orange, also played one possession with part of the second group.‘It becomes more and more difficult in tight games,’ John Desko said. ‘But today we just went with it, and it worked for us.’Amidon, Jovan Miller and Jeremy Thompson make up the first midfield line for the Orange. Marasco has played both attack and midfield this season. Eilers, Steve Ianzito, Jeff Gilbert and Scott Loy take reps as part of the second grouping.But Saturday those eight players were thrown together with no set order, at least during the middle of the game. That helped the Orange produce 40 shots, its fourth-highest total this season, against the Friars.‘It’s just we have so many good offensive players,’ Eilers said. ‘We just have to make sure we get them all in.’Although Desko said the new looks were successful, it didn’t show on the scoreboard until the fourth quarter. Through 45 minutes, the Orange led just 5-3.But the Orange exploded for six goals in a five-minute stretch in the last quarter. Eilers added his third goal of the day. Ianzito tallied his third of the year. Donahue dished out one of his three assists in that stretch.And just like that, the second midfielders combined with some mix-and-match lines to turn around another ugly offensive performance for Syracuse.‘We’ve got so many people who can put the ball in the net,’ Keogh said. ‘There’s so many talented people on this team. Coach just wants to get them some time on the field.’[email protected] Comments Facebook Twitter Google+center_img Published on April 15, 2011 at 12:00 pmlast_img read more

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Racela stays positive despite TNT exit: ‘We got a fair chance’

first_imgLights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Palace OKs total deployment ban on Kuwait OFWs “Every time they call it that way I think we have a chance, all we ask for really is a fair chance. Today we got that so it’s easier to accept defeat. We got a fair chance, we did our part, they did their part and in the end it was just them executing better in the end.”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next That, however, proved to be the KaTropa’s last stand in the quarterfinals as the Beermen iced the game from the free throw line and advance to the semifinals.What Racela liked, though, was the free throw disparity wasn’t as glaring.Game 1 saw San Miguel take 40 free throws and make 31 while TNT only had 18 chances at the stripe and converted eight.The second game saw a closer, and fairer as Racela described, margin with San Miguel’s 30 free throw attempts just nine more than what TNT had.“It’s nice that today they allowed us to play, actually for the first time the free throws were surprising, I think 30-21 but we fouled in the end so it’s probably 26-21,” said Racela who almost put Game 1 in protest.ADVERTISEMENT LATEST STORIES Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil MOST READ In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ The KaTropa squandered a 23-point lead in Game 1 to lose 121-110 and botched comeback in Game 2 as the Beermen completed the sweep with a 106-102 win.With another lost opportunity for a title, Nash Racela still can’t help but look at the silver lining.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone still willing to coach Gilas but admits decision won’t be ‘simple yes or no’“I like how we lost today, I really felt the team did their part effort-wise and they were just following the plan,” said Racela Wednesday at Smart Araneta Coliseum.TNT came back from an eight-point deficit, 94-86, in the fourth quarter with Jayson Castro’s three-pointer tying the game at 98-98 with 2:06 left. Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Report: Disney dropping the ‘Fox’ from movie studio names ‘High crimes and misdemeanors’: Trump impeachment trial begins Putin’s, Xi’s ruler-for-life moves pose challenges to West Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding Trump assembles a made-for-TV impeachment defense team Marcial reminds Romeo: Be careful in public Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. TNT’s quarterfinals series loss to San Miguel in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup wasn’t the easiest pill to swallow.ADVERTISEMENT View commentslast_img read more

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Climate Flap Echoes Political Divide

first_imgReactions to a whistleblower’s statements raise the possibility that the climate-science consensus is largely political, not empirical.Note: The subject of man-caused climate change is off topic for CEH except as it bears on the philosophy of science: issues of how non-empirical factors, such as culture, ideology and politics influence the scientific consensus. There is no question to observers of the debate that the pro-AGW side is composed primarily of people who are liberal, globalist, and environmentalist in ideology, while “deniers” (as they are dismissively labeled) are predominantly conservative, nationalist, and free-market people. These divisions track the evolution-vs-creation issue remarkably well, though it must be stated that any large data set is subject to deviations and outliers. For this reason, the responses of both sides to this latest flap are instructive.About three years ago, climate scientists were puzzled over a 15-year “hiatus” in the expected global warming. They freely admitted the hiatus showed up in their data (10/24/13, 8/25/14). Then in June 2015, suddenly, some scientists from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) found a “correction” in their data that made the hiatus disappear. Secular reporters made a big to-do over the “pausebuster” paper in Science, because “climate skeptics” had intercepted the hiatus ball and ran with it, trying to score empirical touchdowns for their side. Armed with new support for the belief that anthropenic global warming (AGW) was right all along, the climate community took their interpretations to Paris, helping nations set goals to cut back carbon emissions on the grounds that the science demanded it. Now, however, a recently-retired insider from NOAA named John Bates is accusing authors of the 2015 paper, led by federal scientist Thomas Karl, of “cooking the books” under pressure from the Obama administration in order to further the political goals of the climate community. This news erupted on the web within the last few days, re-invigorating the AGW skeptics and sending the consensus scrambling for a response. The story, including allegations of political shenanigans that went on in 2015, is told on Fox News.Karl’s neglect of the IPCC data was purposeful, according to John Bates, a recently retired scientist from the National Climactic Data Center at the NOAA. Bates came forward just days ago to charge that the 2015 study selectively used misleading and unverified data – effectively putting NOAA’s thumb on the scale.In an interview with the Daily Mail, Bates said Karl was “insisting on decisions and scientific choices that maximized warming and minimized documentation… in an effort to discredit the notion of a global warming pause, rushed so that he could time publication to influence national and international deliberations on climate policy.”John Bates posted his criticisms in a blog entry and says more revelations are coming.The response to the alleged scandal has been swift and stern. Secular reporters – the same ones who refuse to question Darwinism, and who consistently abjure creationism and intelligent design – have locked arms with the climate consensus. [Note: as of this writing, we are awaiting responses from Nature, Science, and other organizations; there is no response from NOAA on their website.]Despite Whistleblower’s Concerns, Climate Change Study Called Sound (Laura Geggel at Live Science)Major Global Warming Study Again Questioned, Again Defended (Seth Borenstein and Michael Biesecker, Associated Press via ABC News)On what grounds are the reporters defending the consensus? As recently as January 4, there were suspicions NOAA had tossed out reliable measurements from buoys. Laura Geggel argued on Live Science that an independent check by Zeke Hausfather corroborated the anti-hiatus results. “Forget about global warming pause — it doesn’t exist,” she headlined, concluding that “the NOAA researchers were right all along.” That was on January 4, before Bates accused NOAA.After Bates published his blog on Feb 4 and the news hit the fan at the Daily Mail, Geggel notes that the story “quickly made its way around the internet.” But then she relies entirely on Hausfather’s response, making it a Bates vs. Hausfather story. Borenstein and Biesecker at the Associated Press also used Hausfather’s testimony, but went further, investigating the opinions of more experts, including the publisher of the 2015 Science paper. “What is being touted as a scientific scandal,” they conclude, “is more about data handling than what rising temperatures show, according to phone and email interviews with more than two dozen experts on the issue, including the former government scientist, whose blogging Saturday reignited a debate.” They also contacted Bates directly.Bates said in an interview Monday with The Associated Press that he was most concerned about the way data was handled, documented and stored, raising issues of transparency and availability. He said Karl didn’t follow the more than 20 crucial data storage and handling steps that Bates created for NOAA. He said it looked like the June 2015 study was pushed out to influence the December 2015 climate treaty negotiations in Paris.Contra that opinion, the 2015 editor of Science says that paper was not rushed. Borenstein and Biesecker, to further justify the consensus, claim that data corrections and handling procedures would not change the conclusions, and that Bates himself believes in AGW. Bates denied to the AP that anyone ‘tampered’ with the data or did anything ‘malicious.’ Yet many conservatives who deal with the mainstream media regularly are well aware of reporters’ propensity to twist impressions through selective quoting.*The Associated Press interviewed more than two dozen experts by phone or email. Most agreed with Karl or didn’t take a side but said it didn’t matter because global warming continues regardless of this latest kerfuffle. Two supported Bates, saying there were serious scientific integrity concerns.Yet this is an argument from authority wrapped in a bandwagon. Who were these experts? What biases did they have? Is two dozen a good enough sample? (See fallacy of statistics.) It’s to be expected that “experts” will side with the consensus: that is, if they want to keep their jobs (Bates came forward after safely retiring). Actually, it’s surprising that they found as many as two willing to sound an alarm about “serious scientific integrity concerns.” And the editor of Science is unlikely to admit a goof. The AP basically dished out the same kind of response Darwinians give: All the experts agree with evolution. Sure there is an occasional ‘kerfuffle’ now and then, some occasional ‘bickering’ about the details, but despite the latest ‘hubbub,’ all scientists agree: evolution is a fact.On Feb 6, Judith Currey has responded to criticisms of Bates’s allegations on the Climate Etc. blog, defending his statements and calling for a full investigation, including emails from the parties. She quotes Bates who provided point-by-point rebuttals to all the critiques of his blog and what he said in the Daily Mail interview. Her post is followed by hundreds of responses pro and con from other climate scientists, many of them expressing concern about scientific integrity.Update Feb 10: Judith Curry posted another statement on the Climate Etc. blog. She expresses support for the consensus on AGW, but questions the amount of human contribution to warming. Nothing further is stated about the ‘hiatus’ in her latest post. Again, her views touched off a lively argument in the Comments. The only other news story comes from New Scientist. Since it is co-authored by Michael Mann, one of the loudest proponents of AGW, it isn’t surprising that he considers the Bates criticism “thoroughly debunked.” Here’s his ending rhetoric: “For unlike the scientists they are criticising, they don’t care about scientific truth. They care only about advancing their political agenda.” We don’t suppose Michael Mann has any political agenda at all. For balance, read what columnist Mark Steyn thinks of his sci cred.Notice how many of the arguments by climate defenders are non-empirical. It’s one person’s word against another. It’s the opinion of experts. It’s about who is more trustworthy. It’s about “scientific truth,” and anyone who disagrees with us is a denier, is funded by Exxon or has a political agenda. The only proper conclusion should be grounded in unambiguous empirical data, but that may be scientifically impossible (see “What is the temperature of the Earth?, 1/16/15). As this story is still unfolding, we will provide updates as they become available. “We can look forward to more revelations from John Bates, including documentation, plus more detailed responses to some of the issues raised above,” Curry says. As of Feb. 9, we don’t see further responses from Big Science journals. It may be they are trying to ignore it, telling the public, “Move along now; nothing to see here.” *MEDIA BIAS. Recently, presidential advisor Kellyanne Conway remarked that she expected that out of an hour-long interview, reporters would only lift about one sentence for publication. I can relate. The AP’s coverage of my JPL trial in 2012 was geared to make me look bad, not to emphasize the merits of the case. I learned about media bias the hard way after a pleasant conversation with a local TV reporter outside the courtroom. He warmed me up with nice smiles and a pleasant manner, lowering my guard. Later, I saw that the station selected four words of a several-minute conversation to put on TV that made it seem I was acknowledging I was at fault. I had just spent several minutes answering his questions about the trial, when he asked, “David, you don’t think you did everything right, do you?” My answer: “Well, I’m not perfect, but I think I had a great record as an employee and didn’t deserve the treatment I got” or something along those lines. Here’s how it came out on TV that night: after they showed JPL’s lawyers alleging what a bad employee I was, they showed me saying, “Well, I’m not perfect…” Those were literally the only words of mine they aired. That’s just one method by which reporters can cut and paste anything to fit their narrative. Consequently, I wouldn’t trust the AP’s response to this story, much less the word of Laura Geggel, a leftist, Darwinian consensus-apparatchik, who uses evolution to rationalize abortion and every kind of sexual deviation. —DC(Visited 60 times, 1 visits today)FacebookTwitterPinterestSave分享0last_img read more

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My 6th Commandment: Don’t Try to Be Something You’re Not

first_imgYou know what I’m talking about. You have had the same questions yourself, I am sure. But once we move beyond those obvious questions and the discussion gets deeper—down to the good stuff, where we all really start to learn about the greening of our industry—I occasionally get asked some different questions — second-level questions that are not as obvious.They are usually some variation on: What do I have to watch out for? What is my biggest risk? And my answer is the same, each and every time: Do not try to be something you’re not! You can’t fake this stuff any more than an Irish Catholic can fake his way into a Protestant pub in Belfast! (I know, because I tried it once). Well, I guess you can try it (I did), but it’s certainly not for the faint of heart!Where’s the beef?Not that being you is a bad thing; it’s just that it will be your death knell in trying to establish your credentials as a green professional, if your prospects see right through you.You tell me you are a manufacturer of “green” plywood, and I want to hear more than it is made from pre-consumer recycled content. You tell me you are selling green products for the lumberyard, and I want to see if you know more than what’s on the back of your company brochures. And if you are telling your sales prospects that you are a green builder or remodeler, you’d better be able to back that up, too.You can’t be part-time green and still call yourself green. Either you build green or you don’t. You can’t be a green professional and not have credentials like CGP, LEED AP, or LEED Green Associate to back it up. You can’t say you build green homes if you are not willing to submit the plans and construction methodology to the independent, qualified third-party analysis and testing of a recognized local or national green building program.There is no honor system anymore, folks. We had the chance as an industry to build right, and we blew it. If you are going to sell yourself as a green professional, you need to earn industry-recognized credentials to prove it, and you need to submit your products or homes to third-party review. So, don’t portray yourself as somebody you are not, and you will never violate my 6th commandment of building green. My advice to those involved with residential construction: if you are not sincere in your efforts to be a green builder/remodeler/supplier/architect, don’t try to be something you’re not. Quit fooling around, get out of the way, and do something you believe in. Otherwise, it will not be long before you are uncovered for what you are.Everyone wants to go greenOver the past several years I have traveled around the country, speaking to (and with) building professionals of all different types: custom builders and remodelers, midsize “custom” builders, and large production builders. I have also met with designers of every persuasion, from architects, engineers, and interior designers to do-it-yourself decorators with no credentials whatsoever. Some of my most powerful conversations have been with the most senior management of Fortune 500 suppliers, manufacturers, and retailers in the residential construction industry as well as owners of local mom-and-pop hardware stores.In every case, the conversation is about “going green.” Their business, my business, every business—and how we are all selling our products and services—is being impacted by the green tsunami sweeping over every aspect of our lives.Silk purse or sow’s ear?The most obvious questions I get asked regularly are: What’s green? Will it last or is it a fad? Can I really make money selling green? How do I “do” green? Other Blogs in this Series My 1st CommandmentMy 2nd CommandmentMy 3rd CommandmentMy 4th CommandmentMy 5th CommandmentMy 6th CommandmentMy 7th Commandmentlast_img read more

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Shopian apples find a safe passage after militant attacks

first_imgAuthorities in Jammu & Kashmir (J&K) plan to rework new routes to ferry apples out of the State from Shopian in volatile south Kashmir, days after suspected militants killed three non-locals in the area. “There is a need to enforce efficient route plans and facilitate timely secured evacuation of crops,” District Development Commissioner, Shopian, Choudhary Mohammad Yasin said . “Safe and secure management of apple crop is of foremost concern and every effort is being put in to resolve all the issues,” he added.Mr. Yasin met the members of the Fruit Growers Association in Shopian on Friday, in the wake of sudden attacks on non-locals, including the killing of two people related to the apple trade. The area has been observing a shutdown ever since the Centre revoked J&K’s semi-autonomous status. “The recent attacks may have shaken us but won’t stop us from protecting our crop,” said Mr. Yasin. “Apple is Shopian’s soul and we remain committed to securing it. Our apples will surely reach you in markets all over the country,” he added.Nazeer Ahmad (name changed), a member of the growers association from Shopian’s Heff, said the recent attacks were “mysterious”. “It’s hard to point out the motives behind the attacks. Apple trade is the sole means of income for a majority of families in Shopian. Many traders have already raised loans and the families have planned weddings,” he said.Authorities plan to set up about 10 “safe pick-up points” for smooth movement of apple trucks, officials said, speaking on condition of anonymity. The security establishment is in the process of securing five locations as “safe” points. More than 500 trucks have been placed at a secure location — Pir Ki Gali’s Poshana area — on the Mughal Road, which connects Shopian with Poonch. The Mughal Road bypasses the vulnerable Srinagar-Jammu national highway.A group of unknown gunmen rounded up about 18 non-locals, including labourers and fruit traders, in Shopian’s Trenz on Wednesday. Later, one non-local from Punjab was shot dead and another injured. The attacks have instilled fear among the orchardists but “apple loading continues unabated”, officials said.Also know as ‘Apple Town’, Shopian’s apple orchards are spread over 26,231 hectares, making it the biggest crop producer after Anantnag, which has 33,768 hectares of apple orchards. South Kashmir’s other districts, Kulgam with 25,606 hectares and Pulwama with 25,133 hectrares, produce a relatively smaller apple crop.According to the Horticulture department’s figures, the government-introduced market intervention scheme (MIS) — to pick the fruit directly from farmers due to the uncertain situation in the Valley — has seen a very healthy response from Anantnag, where 1,012 metric tonnes of apple has been ferried outside the State till October 10.“However, Shopian has seen little movement under the MIS. Just 23 metric tonnes has been exported from the district. Most crop is still on the trees as Shopian is the last district in the Valley to pick apples due to different weather pattern,” said an official at the Horticulture department, who declined to be identified.According to official figures, 1.45 lakh hectares is under apple cultivation in Kashmir, which produces 71% of the total output of the fruit in the country.last_img read more

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PBA D-League: Tonton Peralta leads Perpetual Help over Trinity University

first_imgBucks-Celtics, Warriors-Rockets ready for crucial Game 4s “We were a bit depleted but I’m proud of the guys. They’re able to maximize the playing time given to them. Good for them, good learning experience for the team,” said Perpetual Help coach Frankie Lim, whose side led by as much as 22 points in the third period, in Filipino.The Altas (2-5) played without starting center Ben Adamos but drew collective effort from their players.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption chargesSPORTSSingapore latest to raise issue on SEA Games food, logisticsCharcos scored seven of his team’s last eight points to finish with 15 points that went with eight rebounds and four assists while JEfner Egan and Jielo Razon added 12 points apiece.John Tayongtong and Bobby Balucanag brought Trinity to within seven, 78-71, with still 2:06 left before Charcos hit timely baskets. PBA IMAGESMANILA, Philippines—University of Perpetual Help withstood a late run by CD14 Designs-Trinity University of Asia to win, 86-75, in the 2019 PBA D-League Season Monday at JCSGO Gym in Cubao.Tonton Peralta led the way for the Altas with 33 points while Charcos put the finishing touches to hold off the White Stallions down the stretch.ADVERTISEMENT Philippine Arena Interchange inaugurated LATEST STORIES DA eyes importing ‘galunggong’ anew Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. SEA Games hosting troubles anger Duterte Ethel Booba twits Mocha over 2 toilets in one cubicle at SEA Games venue Tayongtong paced the White Stallions, who stayed winless at 0-8, with 20 points while Balucanag had 18 points and 12 rebounds.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Panelo: Duterte ‘angry’ with SEA Games hosting hassles Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles01:00Chief Justice Peralta on upcoming UAAP game: UP has no match against UST00:50Trending Articles02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss MOST READ View comments Cayetano: Senate, Drilon to be blamed for SEA Games mess Hontiveros presses for security audit of national power grid Private companies step in to help SEA Games hostinglast_img read more

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Jose Mourinho hails Ander Herrera and Matteo Darmian after sinking Chelsea FC

first_imgManchester United manager Jose Mourinho hailed his defensive midfielders, Ander Herrera and Matteo Darmian, for a “special performance” after the 2-0 Premier League win over his former club Chelsea on Sunday opened up the title race.”I think it was a special performance because it was a special opponent, the leaders, the way they play. I think we played really well, a very solid performance,” said Mourinho.”We gave them double problems — problems when we had the ball and problems when we recovered the ball because we were really sharp and fast and aggressive in our transitions. I am very happy,” he said after the victory at Old Trafford.Mourinho added that the key to beating Chelsea, whose lead over second-placed London rivals Tottenham Hotspur is just four points, was eliminating the threat they posed through Eden Hazard and Pedro working behind Diego Costa and also their effectiveness in wide positions on the counter-attack.Spanaird Herrera, who got the second goal after 49 minutes following Marcus Rashford’s early opener, did a masterful job man-marking Hazard while Italian Darmian kept Pedro quiet, with the result that Chelsea did not manage a single shot on target.”Maybe it is difficult for some managers to find Ander Herrera to do the job he did today. Maybe it is difficult for some to find Matteo Darmian to play the role he played.”I want to say I was convinced even before (the defeat by Chelsea in February’s FA) Cup match that controlling the two players that play behind Diego (Costa) and controlling the full-backs, because they go really deep with two wide men, would create lots of problems and I repeat the same,” said Mourinho.advertisement”They are phenomenal in (the) counter-attack. When they tried to play counter-attack we were always in control of these two link positions,” he added.The win extends fifth-placed United’s unbeaten league run to 22 games and keeps them in the hunt for a Champions League spot with Mourinho seeing signs of progress from his squad.”Normally you win the title if you are 22 matches unbeaten and we are struggling to finish top four,” he said, with United four points behind fourth-placed Manchester City with a game in hand.”Everybody knows why – it is because we drew too many matches at home and we are paying the price. But it is a great feeling to know it is difficult for us to lose a match. We fight until the end.”We need a little more quality and different qualities in some positions to make the squad stronger, but in terms of character and the human side I have one of the best groups ever,” said the former Real Madrid and Inter Milan manager.last_img read more

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