Day: July 17, 2020

Shanghai Electric’s SEunicloud Platform Wins World’s First Industrial Intelligence Award at WAIC 2020

July 17, 2020

SHANGHAI, July 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Shanghai Electric (SHA:601727/HK:02727) announced today that its SEunicloud platform has won the world’s first industrial intelligence award at the 2020 World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) Summit. The platform earned the “Zhan Lu” Award in the Best Service sector. WAIC 2020 was held at the Golden Hall of the Shanghai […]

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India: Women who fight coronavirus face 2-way risk

July 17, 2020

Every morning Kiran Jha wakes up and leaves for work by 8 a.m. [0230GMT], visiting households on her block and asking residents to wear masks and checking their well-being.   The 50-year-old is a government-accredited social health activist [ASHA] and is among the million-strong army of women health workers who are on COVID-19 frontline duties. […]

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Palestinian girl recalls days in Israeli prison cell

July 17, 2020

The world came crashing down on the hurly-burly collage going Palestinian girls when Israeli troops raided their homes past midnight near Ramallah.   They were handcuffed and blindfolded in front of their family members before bundled into the security vehicles.   Samah Jaradat, 22, was taken to prison just three days after graduating from Birziet […]

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‘COVID-19 risks kids’ health, development, protection’

July 17, 2020

The novel coronavirus pandemic poses negative effects on children’s health, development and protection because of the disruption of routine activities of families, friends and society, according to a sociology professor.   Ahmed Zayed, who teaches sociology at Cairo University in Egypt administered a workshop on media interaction with implications for children’s rights in light of […]

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Turkish Super Lig’s hot relegation zone

July 17, 2020

The relegation battle in Turkish football has intensified in recent weeks as seven teams fight to stay in the Turkish Super Lig.   Genclerbirligi, Yukatel Denizlispor, Ittifak Holding Konyaspor, BtcTurk Yeni Malatyaspor, Caykur Rizespor, Hes Kablo Kayserispor and Ankaragucu are in a race to avoid relegation with two games left in the season.   Genclerbirligi […]

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Hajj cancelation due to COVID-19 hurting Somali farmers

July 17, 2020

With the annual Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca, or hajj, canceled this year because of the coronavirus pandemic, the socio-economic lives of Somalis have been dealt a serious blow.   Livestock accounts for almost 80% of Somali export earnings, providing nutrition and income to more than 60% of the population, according to a report by the […]

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Hajj cancelation due to COVID-19 hurting Somali farmers

July 17, 2020

With the annual Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca, or hajj, canceled this year because of the coronavirus pandemic, the socio-economic lives of Somalis have been dealt a serious blow.   Livestock accounts for almost 80% of Somali export earnings, providing nutrition and income to more than 60% of the population, according to a report by the […]

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Ex-Formula 1 driver Bianchi remembered on 5th death anniversary

July 17, 2020

Jules Bianchi, a former Formula 1 driver, passed away in 2015 after a longtime coma. Friday marks fifth anniversary of his death.   Formula 1 and its several teams commemorated Bianchi on social media.   “On this day five years ago, we tragically lost Jules Bianchi. Never forget,” UK-based Formula 1 team Williams Racing said […]

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