Next month, Indonesia will send 11 shuttlers half of its Olympic delegation to Beijing to snatch back some glory. Badminton, after all, is Indonesia’s sport. No country is more decorated from world competitions since World War II (after which Indonesia sent the Dutch colonists packing, but kept the European import of badminton).
Respond to China Hong Kong power grab?China legislature on Thursday approved a controversial national security law that gives the mainland government new powers to police subversion and foreign intervention in Hong Kong. Critics of the new law say it a violation of the “one country, two systems” agreement that has granted Hong Kong certain levels of autonomy like its own police force and judicial system since the island became part of China in 1997 after more than a century of British rule. Similar laws have been pursued by pro Beijing members of Hong Kong legislature several times in recent years, but none were passed..
Kitts. For his first 10 months, her son slept for two hours at most, often only when he was being held. She can’t sleep a lot, so she maximizes what she can get. Pray for UsOn 4th May 1821, Mother Aikenhead and Sister Catherine arrived at the prison at nine o’clock in the morning. They stayed with the two women in their cells until two o’clock in the afternoon when they were taken out of the cells. The two Bridget’s had asked the nuns not to come with them, but to pray for them in the prison chapel..
Rep. Wendy Horman, R Idaho Falls, who co chaired the interim committee, said Idaho’s 1994 vintage funding formula is sadly out of date, and new ways of educating kids have been tacked on or shoe horned in without an overall, coherent plan, creating more and more complexity. The idea, she said, is to “change Idaho’s school funding formula to something that is much more understandable, much more transparent, much more flexible at the local district level.”.
Robert E. Lyons, president of the Peoples Federal Savings Loan, confirms that the financial turnaround is lagging. We have customers from various enterprises reporting business is off 30 percent. Madonna is much more than her signature gloves. Madonna is an amazing artist. I have always admired her work.
(6)If given the chance to travel back in time, Matt says he would not visit the past to change world events. He’d spend his journey seeking out another one of his favorite bands live in concert: “I wouldn’t do anything too crazy, if I went back in time. (laughs) I’d like to go back to 1991 and see Nirvana play live.