Metrified – or petrified? The return of imperial measures is the ghost of a dead cat

While there is no chance of a return, Pippa Musgrave, Head of Trade Standards, explains why nostalgia for Imperial measures is a diversion from Brexit concerns Newspaper headlines last week suggested Boris Johnson intended to restore Imperial weights and measures as part of the UK’s “post-EU freedoms”. As a qualified …

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Net long USD positions remained firm

These are the main strengths of the CFTC positioning report for the week ended September 14e: Bullish speculative bets in the dollar increased for the fourth week in a row and has now reached levels last seen in late February 2020, on the brink of the coronavirus pandemic. In addition, …

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Recruit training during lockdown

SPECIAL REPORT: As most of the country crouched under the COVID-19 lockdown, the Royal New Zealand Police College remained calm and continued – but as usual, it did not. Some of those involved spoke to the Senior Communications Advisor Emma Inwood about that. From the moment the Prime Minister uttered …

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No capital allocation for MDAs without income projections – Senate

Posted September 20, 2021 The Senate threatened to reject capital and overhead proposals from federal ministries, departments and agencies that did not accompany their 2022 budget estimates with revenue projections for the year. The Red Chamber said only the staff costs of the agencies in error would be approved. The …

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NFL rumors: Richard Sherman receives interest from 49ers, others

Free agent Richard Sherman is reportedly receiving interest from several teams, including the 49ers. Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reported on Sunday morning that Sherman had recently received calls from the 49ers, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and his first team – the Seattle Seahawks. The 49ers have been in contact …

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No one will stand in the way of USC if Trojans hire the right trainer

Arizona State has faced even more pressure to win this year than USC. While the Trojans expect to compete for championships every year, ASU doesn’t align all the stars on an annual basis. The Sun Devils must seize opportunities when they arise. 2021 was considered their big chance to strike. …

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Define the role of Victor Oladipo in the rotation

Miami Heat goalie Victor Oladipo (4) attempts a three-point shot in the second quarter of a game against the Golden State Warriors(Mary Holt-USA TODAY Sports) Last season, the Miami Heat traded for Victor Oladipo on the trade deadline, hoping his talent would support a tired team entering the NBA playoffs. …

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Chillicothe Fire Department appropriates funds to repair Fire Station 4

CHILLICOTHE— The Chillicothe Fire Department aims to use $ 41,000 from the Capital Fund for essential maintenance of Fire Station 4. In addition to replacing the roof, the fire department is aiming to replace doors, windows, gutters and several old vents that will need to be removed to help prevent …

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Erosion of capital in seven companies: CAG

SHILLONG, September 18: Many public sector enterprises (SPSEs) have experienced capital erosion or impairment of financial assets over time, according to the latest report from the Comptroller and Auditor General.According to the report tabled in the House, the accumulated losses of seven functional SPSEs (₹ 2,159.69 crore) completely eroded the …

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