Daily Archives: 01/29/2021

US Politics: Antony Blinken replaces Mike Pompeo as Secretary of State – BBC News

Antony Blinken: Who is America’s new top diplomat?

By Barbara Plett Usher –BBC State Department correspondent – BBC News 

Antony Blinken addresses a welcome ceremony after arriving at the State Department in Washington DC. Photo: 27 January 2021 REUTERS
 Antony Blinken is a veteran diplomat who’s on home turf in the department

This is the third time I’ve witnessed a new secretary of state enter the building.

For Donald Trump’s envoys – Rex Tillerson and Mike Pompeo – the lobby was packed, infused with a mixture of apprehension and hope.

For Antony Blinken, the lobby was nearly empty because of Covid protocols – but the absent presence of the diplomatic corps was infused with a sense of relief.

READ MORE – https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-55836461

Profile: Captain Ralph Clement: Commanding Officer: 9th Precinct; New York Police Department (NYPD)

By Dr. Dhanpaul Narine

Who leaves Guyana for Canada, at age fourteen, stowaway to New York, and end up as a Captain, and Commanding Officer, in the New York Police Department? Ralph Clement tells his story with unabashed realism, and a seriousness that should warm the heart of the immigrant community. The story inspires, motivates and typifies the splendor of the American Dream. Ralph landed in New York with nothing but dreams. The bus stopped at Times Square and Ralph had to learn the ways of the City.        Continue reading

HEALTH: Surprising Japanese research… – Written By – Huzaifa Surti 

 HEALTH RESEARCH : Written by – Huzaifa Surti

  1. *Acidity* not only caused by diet errors, but more dominated because of *stress*.
  2. *Hypertension* not only caused by too much consumption of salty foods, but mainly because of errors in *managing emotions*.
  3. *Cholesterol* is not only caused by fatty foods, but the *excessive laziness* or sedentary lifestyle is more responsible.          Continue reading