Local Sheriff’s Deputies Save US Naval Air Station from Saudi Military Pilot Gunman-Terrorist who was in “Training” on Base

Lucky that Escambia County has more than two Sheriff’s Deputies, unlike some counties. Lucky they were brave and came to the rescue, saving lives. So, where was the Pensacola Naval Base Military Police? According to Escambia County Sheriff Morgan, “his office received a report of an active shooter at Naval Air Station Pensacola just before … Read moreLocal Sheriff’s Deputies Save US Naval Air Station from Saudi Military Pilot Gunman-Terrorist who was in “Training” on Base

911 Hijackers Possibly Connected To Saudi Gov; Khashogghi Had Intel On Saudi Links To Al Qaeda Pre-911; Saudi Gov Rented Trump World Tower Floor Months Before 911 Attack; Bin Laden Brother Once Lived in Trump Tower

Just a reminder. Mining Awareness + Osama Bin Laden’s half brother, Shafiq Bin Laden, lived in Trump Tower in 1986. Trump sold the 45th floor of Trump World Tower to Saudi Arabia, in the months before 911. It was sold at the time that the CIA started receiving a “barrage of intelligence” pointing to “imminent … Read more911 Hijackers Possibly Connected To Saudi Gov; Khashogghi Had Intel On Saudi Links To Al Qaeda Pre-911; Saudi Gov Rented Trump World Tower Floor Months Before 911 Attack; Bin Laden Brother Once Lived in Trump Tower

Unnao rape victim dies, a day after being set ablaze by accused

New Delhi, Dec 7 (IANS) The Unnao rape victim who was set ablaze and airlifted to Safdarjung Hospital here on Thursday has died. The victim who had more than 90 per cent burn injuries lost the battle after 43 hours and died due to cardian arrest. According to reports, the Unnao rape victim, was set ablaze … Read moreUnnao rape victim dies, a day after being set ablaze by accused

Canadian economy posts biggest monthly job loss since financial crisis

Editor’s Note: Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau, savior of free trade in the Americas, is not doing so well. Where are all the jobs from Canada’s TPP deal and its European trade deal? OTTAWA — The Canadian economy posted its biggest monthly job loss since the financial crisis in November, pushing the unemployment rate higher and raising … Read moreCanadian economy posts biggest monthly job loss since financial crisis

“It was the right time to write about Sita’s strength and power”

Author Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni talks to VEENA RAO about her new novel, ‘The Forest of Enchantments’. Celebrated Indian-American author Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni’s new novel is a retelling of the epic Ramayan from Sita’s perspective. The Sita of The Forest of Enchantments is not the docile, long -suffering queen of public perception. She is a warrior … Read more“It was the right time to write about Sita’s strength and power”

SarisToSuits 2020 calendar: Empowered women pose for a cause

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, December 6, 2019: They tread the untrodden trail, paving their own paths in pursuit of their passions. Their fields of work are all unique, be it medicine, research, entrepreneurship, executive positions, journalism, sports, law, music, education, and humanity, even. Patti Tripathi Patti Tripathi, a trailblazer in her own right, picks … Read moreSarisToSuits 2020 calendar: Empowered women pose for a cause

Indian-American supporters fired up at Tulsi Gabbard’s debate watch party

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, December 6, 2019: “I just wanted to come here and say thank you, because this campaign is about you, for you and our campaign truly is people powered campaign that can bring about systemic change in our leadership that will ensure our government is by and for the people,” said  … Read moreIndian-American supporters fired up at Tulsi Gabbard’s debate watch party

In the spirit of service: Featuring four Atlanta organizations that spread cheer all year round

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA: We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give, the timeless quote by Winston Churchill embraces the spirit of Christmas in its truest form. To give. Yes. Not everyone is blessed even with the little things such as food and shelter that … Read moreIn the spirit of service: Featuring four Atlanta organizations that spread cheer all year round

Understanding The U.S. Economy: Lots Of Rotten Jobs

Editor’s Note: In our view, the decades long situation of the excessively strong dollar is a major culprit, degrading our trade performance which disproportionately degrades the goods producing sector… which then dumps formerly full time employees onto the service economy.  Realigning the dollar, like Reagan did in the 1985 Plaza Accord, would reverse the trade imbalance … Read moreUnderstanding The U.S. Economy: Lots Of Rotten Jobs

Taste of Gwinnett: Over 1000 people pamper their palettes to fight cancer

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, December 6, 2019: What does a normal high school student do when an event he volunteers for is cancelled? Go a movie, perhaps? Well, not all high school students. Saddened by the cancellation of Gwinnett County Relay for Life Event at the Gwinnett Fairgrounds due to inclement weather back in … Read moreTaste of Gwinnett: Over 1000 people pamper their palettes to fight cancer

(What’s Left of) Our Economy: New U.S. Jobs Data Shows a Continued Trade Punch for Manufacturing – & Industry Resilience

For observers of U.S. domestic manufacturing, this morning’s new jobs report (for November) could not have made clearer how the recent strike at General Motors (GM) have bollixed up the recent monthly totals for reasons having nothing to do with the underlying state of the economy or with President Trump’s trade wars. Nonetheless, even with … Read more(What’s Left of) Our Economy: New U.S. Jobs Data Shows a Continued Trade Punch for Manufacturing – & Industry Resilience

Jobs jump in November, squashing recession concerns; temp jobs up by 4,800

Total US nonfarm jobs rose by 266,000 in November from the previous month, well above the monthly average of 180,000 per month so far in 2019, according to seasonally adjusted numbers released today by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. “While today’s gain was inflated by the return of the GM strikers to work, the … Read moreJobs jump in November, squashing recession concerns; temp jobs up by 4,800

Russian Flags Over an American Base

President Donald Trump’s erratic policy shifts on Syria this fall have planted the seeds for new security threats to the United States and its allies—and Americans are noticing. The zigs and zags of Trump’s approach to Syria—announcing a full withdrawal of U.S. troops one week then sending U.S. troops back to “secure the oil” the … Read moreRussian Flags Over an American Base

Five reasons why Montreal is the perfect city for college students

BY KRISTEN MOON* One of my favorite trips this year took me just an hour’s drive from the U.S. border – or a quick two-hour flight from Atlanta – to a city with mid-70s weather and a cool breeze in August. The architecture has a distinctly European feel, a reflection of the city’s strong Scottish … Read moreFive reasons why Montreal is the perfect city for college students

Korn Ferry fee revenue down 0.6% in fiscal Q2

Fee revenue at Korn Ferry (NYSE: KFY) fell 0.6% in its fiscal second quarter ended Oct. 31, although it was up 1% in constant currency. Revenue fell in the company’s advisory and executive search divisions; however, revenue jumped in its RPO and professional search segment. (US$ thousands) Q2 2020 Q2 2020 % change % change … Read moreKorn Ferry fee revenue down 0.6% in fiscal Q2

Canada loses 71,200 jobs in November

Employment in Canada fell by 71,200 jobs in November from October to a total of 19.09 million, according to seasonally adjusted numbers released today by Statistics Canada. Still, employment was up 1.6% on a year-over-year basis. Both full-time and part-time jobs fell in November. Full-time jobs were down by 38,400 and part-time jobs fell by … Read moreCanada loses 71,200 jobs in November

Talent Deficit: Employers struggle to find both low, middle skill workers as well as highly skilled

Employers aren’t just struggling to find high-skill professionals, they are also struggling to find low- and middle-skill workers, according to a report released today by TrueBlue Inc. (NYSE: TBI). The Tacoma, Washington-based staffing provider surveyed nearly 1,500 managers and found that: 32% can’t find workers to fill low-skill positions (those that may or may not … Read moreTalent Deficit: Employers struggle to find both low, middle skill workers as well as highly skilled

NTT Data Services announces deal to acquire Flux7, an IT services firm

NTT Data Services struck a deal to acquire Flux7, an IT services firm based in Austin, Texas,  with an office in Chennai, India. “The acquisition of Flux7 will enhance the value we can deliver in [Amazon Web Services], DevOps, and Agile development capabilities, while aligning with our focus to drive digital services for our clients,” … Read moreNTT Data Services announces deal to acquire Flux7, an IT services firm

People: Upwork, TechGenies, Contemporary Staffing, Suna, Caring Brands, Trigyn

Online staffing firm Upwork Inc. (NASDAQ: UPWK) appointed Erin Thomas as head of diversity, inclusion and belonging. Thomas joins Upwork from Paradigm Strategy Inc., a diversity and inclusion strategy firm. Prior to Paradigm, she has held positions at Grant Thornton LLP and Argonne National Laboratory. Thomas has a Doctor of Philosophy in social psychology from … Read morePeople: Upwork, TechGenies, Contemporary Staffing, Suna, Caring Brands, Trigyn

Together we can heal: Community gathers to support Raksha at annual fundraiser

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDEPhotos by Photography by Vinod Atlanta, GA, December 6, 2019: “I am Raksha ki Beti,” meaning, “I am the daughter of Raksha,” the voice of a domestic violence survivor who embraced the organization as her mother, summarized the noteworthy contribution of Raksha, Inc., to society. Raksha Inc., is the only Atlanta based nonprofit … Read moreTogether we can heal: Community gathers to support Raksha at annual fundraiser

Oncologist Dr. Srinath B.S raises cancer awareness at Atlanta fundraiser

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, December 6, 2019: “No child who walks in with a cancer diagnosis is sent untreated at Sri Shankara Cancer Hospital, irrespective of whether they can pay or not. And we pride in providing affordable care to all patients,” said Dr. Srinath B.S, Managing trustee and Chief Oncologist of Sri Shankara … Read moreOncologist Dr. Srinath B.S raises cancer awareness at Atlanta fundraiser