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EU recommends members to restrict but not ban Huawei from 5G networks

The European Union told member states that they can use 5G equipment from high-risk vendors, such as Huawei, although there will have to be strict regulations in place to counter any potential national security threat. The Commission said that countries in the bloc should adopt a risk mitigating approach while using 5G equipment from high risk […] ...
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Panchapalli Dam: Soaked in Serenity

It was a pleasant drive on the first day of 2020 to Panchapalli Dam, tucked away in the forest stretches, south of Bengaluru. A detour from Anekal led to the town of Denkanikota, which falls under Krishnagiri district. The traffic thinned as we drove past the road side shops, and the road turned narrower as well. Dark clouds hovered throughout the drive with intermittent sprays, a dash of petrichor and fresh air.  Farm lands popped up on either side, and it was a delight to see them inte...
Tags: Travel, Bengaluru, R Niranjan Das, Niranjan Das, Panchapalli Dam, Anekal, Denkanikota, Krishnagiri, Tamil Nadu Large, Denkanikottai, Panchapalli, Bettamugilalam, Seimeri


Feuilletées pommes, chèvres et noix comme des roses

Feuilletés pommes, chèvres et noix comme des roses pour l’apéro J’ai remarqué ces petites roses chez Chef Nini et ça tombait parfaitement puisque nous étions invités chez des amis. Suivant l’adage, il faut toujours avoir une pâte feuilletée, une pomme et du chèvre dans son frigo, et cela permet de ne pas arriver les mains vides mais avec une petite gourmandise pour l’apéro. Et si comme nous, vous avez de la chance vos amis ouvriront le champagne qui ...
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United Arab Emirates Disney World for Adults

UAE is a country made of 7 Emirates states ruled by Princes from different tribes. The oil discovered in the 70s promoted fast infrastructure and building booms. Locals are only 12 of the population but hold all the richness through inheritance. T
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Traveling to Costa Rica

We left this morning from Orange City Florida to drive to Miami to catch our flight to San Jose Costa Rica. The drive was uneventful and we arrived in time to pass through security with plenty of time before the first leg of the trip.We had a little
Tags: Travel, Miami, Costa Rica, San Jose Costa Rica, Orange City Florida


First light: Maui Haleakala telescope captures closeup of the sun, plus Oahu voters to decide prosecutor term limits, TMT protest nonprofit must release records, more news from all the Hawaiian Islands

 The Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope has produced the highest resolution observations of the Sun’s surface ever taken. In this movie, taken at a wavelength of 705nm over a period of 10 minutes, we can see features as small as 30km (18 miles) in size for the first time ever. The movie shows the turbulent, “boiling” gas that covers the entire sun. The cell-like structures – each about the size of Texas – are the signature of violent motions that transport heat from the inside of the sun to its su...
Tags: Travel, Texas, California, China, Virginia, Fbi, Philippines, Hawaii, House, Sun, Boe, City Council, Pacific, Laniakea, Jesus Christ, Big Island


How to open a bank account in Canada

For many newcomers, opening a bank account is one of the first things you do when landing in Canada. Between the Big 5 banks in Canada (RBC, TD, CIBC, BMO, and Scotiabank) and other financial institutions, many banks offer a specialized “newcomer banking package” that is designed for new immigrants. Arrive, powered by RBC Ventures Inc., a subsidiary of RBC, is here to help you learn about the Royal Bank of Canada Newcomer’s product offering. For starters, when you open an account in Canada, you...
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A New Feature at The Gate January 2020 Which I Am Both Embarrassed and Happy to Introduce

A new feature has been implemented here at The Gate which I am very happy to introduce — and yet embarrassed about it because this functionality should have been a part of The Gate since it returned to BoardingArea back on Friday, August 1, 2014. The new feature is simply... The post A New Feature at The Gate January 2020 Which I Am Both Embarrassed and Happy to Introduce appeared first on The Gate.
Tags: Travel, Technology, The Gate weblog, BoardingArea


Self-Involved and Needlessly Complex Thoughts About Turning 44

Some birthdays are important; they’re milestones that indicate you have survived an arbitrary number of years on the planet without being mauled to death by a bear, as an example. These important birthdays almost always end in a zero, because we as humans have an odd attraction to round numbers. Forty-four is not one of these birthdays. No, it’s as inconsequential an event as one could possible imagine – somewhere between a dental cleaning and Flag Day in order of annual importance. That’s ...
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How to Travel on a Budget in 2020

Posted: 1/30/2020 | January 30th, 2020 A new year brings a new sense of possibility as we create new goals to help us get closer to that ideal self we have in our mind. And one of those goals usually involves trying to travel more. But when you are starved for time and money, travel can seem like a pipe dream. A wish that might never be fulfilled. Luckily, there’s a wave of positive developments for those who want to travel more: cheaper airfare, more deal-finding websites (and other informat...
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American Reaches Tentative Agreement With Its Mechanics

Since no joint contract had been achieved, each work group kept their own separate work and the airline’s 2013 merger still isn’t complete. 2019 was a long, hot summer with the airline’s operations melting down amidst a work slowdown by mechanics. So what did American agree to? The details are still being worked through, and comparisons to existing deals will need to be made, but roughly it appears... Continue reading American Reaches Tentative Agreement With Its Mechanics...
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Best things to do in rural Romania

2020 travel trends show a return to the simplicity of our world, with an emphasis on sustainability, locally grown and made items, and origins. Well beyond Transylvania, Romania has outposts where traditionalism and traditions are flourishing. The Romanian spirit and the impact of other nations onto the country bordering the Carpathians, the Danube, and the Black Sea led to something that has been lost in many parts of our world: a genuine encounter. Each of these three regions in the country...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Germany, Danube, Unesco, Delta, Romania, Black Sea, Damascus, All, Unesco World Heritage, St Peter, St Nick, Trajan, Maramureş, Banat


Best beaches in Egypt besides Sharm

The preferred destination of partygoers and spa enthusiasts, Sharm el-Sheikh near the tip of Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula is a beachy paradise filled with high-end resorts, bars, and restaurants. It certainly has its charms. However, if your goal is to appreciate the natural beauty of Egypt’s coasts in places that range from slightly to far off the beaten sand path, there are some very worthy alternatives, all of which are accessible from major cities by car. Swim season never ends in Egypt, than...
Tags: Travel, Egypt, South Pacific, Cleopatra, Mediterranean, Ramadan, Alexandria, Beaches, Sharm, Cairo, All, Hurghada, Red Sea, Sinai Peninsula, Marc Anthony, Mediterranean Sea


How to Follow Your Passion and Succeed

You're reading How to Follow Your Passion and Succeed, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. Both in the physical and digital world, people would describe me as a nomad. Some would even say I'm a troublemaker, but not in a mean-spirited way. The reality is that for me, it's all about the view. By that, I mean literally and figuratively in my perspective. Because my passions are trave...
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Baja All about the Whales

Okay week two in Mexico we are still in Baja California and I am writing this in Los Barriles on the Eastern Cape.After the previous day's trip to swim with the Whale Sharks we booked a boat trip from a beach south of La Paz across to an island called
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Timeless Tokyo in monochrome shades

Towards the end of last year, I took a photograph from the same spot as the one in this post. It can be seen here should you wish to make a comparison. A photo that I probably prefer due to the subject’s expression. The visible smartphone, however, makes it very contemporary, whereas the shot below has a far more timeless feel. An element that in modern, rapidly changing Tokyo, is increasingly hard to achieve.
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From Film Desert to Fertile Souss Valley

Day 11. 30thJan ThursdayA rather quick blog as I want my bedGot up 730 had breakfast with Mike. 2 birds came in manager said they come every morning for breakfast Mike went off to the Kasbah again for guided tour this time in ord
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Chinese New Year Feast At Quanjude, Sydney

It's Chinese New Year and on our quest to try all of the Chinese restaurants in Sydney we have Chinese New Year dinner at Quanjude at World Square. This Chinese restaurant chain originated in Beijing in 1864 and is known for its Peking duck. In fact it is known there as Quanjude Roast Duck and they sell millions of roast ducks every year.
Tags: Travel, Beijing, Sydney, Quanjude Sydney, Quanjude, World Square This Chinese restaurant


Panic over coronavirus is harmful

On Tuesday, January 22 , the news reported the first case of coronavirus on US shores. By January 26, after two more cases were reported, the Los Angeles County Health Department had to release a statement reading, in part, “People should not be excluded from activities based on their race, country of origin, or recent travel if they do not have symptoms of respiratory illness.” There are now a total of five reported cases in the United States. Still, as tends to happen in cases of the sudden...
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Milwaukee DNC travel guide

With swing-state status and blue-collar grit, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, won the bid to host the 2020 Democratic National Convention thanks to more than just the city’s famous beers, custards, and cheese curds. America’s Dairyland is the heart of the Midwest, a key region for Democrats to win in the upcoming American presidential election. The Democrats will host their most important event of the 2020 presidential campaign in one of the region’s most emblematic cities. The political imperative is...
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Costa Smeralda given all clear over suspected coronavirusCosta Smeralda given all clear over suspected coronavirus

Ship will leave Civitavecchia on Friday evening
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Kaikoura NZ 2020

Where to begin On November 18 2016 at 1201 our tour guide reached for the remote to turn off the TV. His wife had just gone up to bed. Before he could press the button the TV went off and then all hell broke loose. The house began to shiver and shake f
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I’ve Already Earned A Southwest Airlines Companion Pass Through 2021

Since I live in a city with great Southwest Airlines service, I've got Rapid Rewards A-List status not just American Airlines Executive Platinum. And I've finally taken the plunge with a Companion Pass - the best deal in all of travel. In fact, I've already earned my 2021 Companion Pass. In other words, I've earned over 125,000 eligible points in 2020. That means I can bring a companion along on my Southwest Airlines flights usually for just an extra $5.60 (security taxes). Since I earned i...
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20 New Canopy by Hilton Hotels to Open in 2020

The Canopy by Hilton upper upscale lifestyle hotel brand portfolio is about to almost triple, as 20 hotel properties are targeted to open in some of the most dynamic neighborhoods across seven countries in 2020. In addition to the 12 hotel properties which currently exist in China, Croatia, Iceland and the United States, the current and projected openings of new Canopy by Hilton hotel properties which are expected to open in 2020 include... The post 20 New Canopy by Hilton Hotels to Open in 2020...
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Oil falls to new three-month lows as virus fears grow, OPEC mulls meeting - Reuters

Oil falls to new three-month lows as virus fears grow, OPEC mulls meeting - Reuters:Oil prices fell more than 2% on Thursday to the lowest in three months on concerns over the potential economic impact of the coronavirus that continues to spread worldwide, while the market also considered the possibility of an early OPEC meeting. Brent crude LCOc1 was down $1.52, or 2.5%, to settle at $58.29 a barrel. The global benchmark earlier dropped to $57.71, its lowest since Oct. 8.U.S. crude CLc1 fell $1...
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Bratislava 4 Museum of Jewish Culture and Sweet Treats

My final day in Bratislava. First things first I had to eat up all my food that I had left in the hostel kitchen. I ate far too much bread and hummus but thats never a bad thing in my opinion. I had a enough plan for how I wanted to spend my last day
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This and That

I’m in a photo taking mode once I get away from our apartment and save them up for my blog, as you can see. I like the fork above the door of this elegant restaurant. The very sweet interior of a clothing shop with a light inside a white dress. A very nice exterior. I think this book store must have been around for many years. The entrance to a tea cafe.
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