Philip Whiteside, news reporter Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe is a British-Iranian woman who has been in jail in Iran for five years. The Iranian regime claims she was working against the state when she was arrested on a visit to the country to see her parents with her daughter. Here is a timeline of events that have left a family split apart and resulted in diplomacy at the highest level. October 2010 Joins Thomson Reuters Foundation Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe joins the Thomson Reuters Foundation, a charity that says it promotes "socio-economic progress" and the rule of law through a series of training programmes. Advertisement Before the move, she worked for BBC Media Action for around 18 months, the corporation's international development charity which uses "the power of media and communication to help reduce poverty and support people in understanding their rights". June 2014 Birth of her daughter Gabriella, the only daughter of Mrs … [Read more...] about Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: The five-year fight for freedom
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Video Player Close JERUSALEM, March 7 (Xinhua) -- Women accounted for only 28 percent of managerial positions in Israel in 2020, according to an annual report published by the country's Central Bureau of Statistics on Sunday. In 2019, for comparison, Israeli women held 30.3 percent of managerial positions. The report, issued ahead of the International Women's Day to be marked on Monday, also showed that women hold 56.3 percent of all academic jobs in Israel, almost unchanged from 2019. In the hi-tech field, 125,000 women were employed in Israel in 2020, out of a total of 360,000 hi-tech employees, or 34.7 percent. In 2019, the rate of Israeli women employed in hi-tech was higher at 35.2 percent. The women population in Israel was 4,677,700 at the end of 2020, about 50.3 percent of the total 9.291 million population, according to the report. Enditem … [Read more...] about Women hold only 28 pct of managerial positions in Israel: official report
If you had any doubts that Apple and Verizon were working together, this should quiet them. Verizon will begin offering the iPad in their stores starting on October 28. The iPad model offered will be the WiFi model, but each iPad will be bundled with a Verizon MiFi mobile hotspot to insure wireless data coverage. The Verizon iPad prices will be as follows: iPad 16GB with MiFi hotspot: $629.99 iPad 32GB with MiFi hotspot: $729.99 iPad 64GB with MiFi hotspot: $829.99 The MiFi hotspot plans will start at $20 a month for 1GB of data usage, there will be no contract required so you can effectively get the same month-to-month data use that you currently get with the iPad 3G data plans through AT&T. This looks like another sign that the Verizon iPhone release date is approaching quickly, and perhaps the next iPad will be CDMA compatible as well, eliminating the need for the MiFi hotspot. Verizon iPad release date: October 28 – confirmed through Verizon Verizon … [Read more...] about Verizon iPad release set for October 28
A new report from BGR claims that the launch date for the Verizon iPhone is set for February 3rd. Citing “a source close to Apple,” they point to blacked out retail dates for employees vacation requests “between February 3rd and February 6th — Thursday through Sunday.” This is significant because “Back in June of last year, Apple picked the dates of 24th to the 27th for its iPhone 4 weekend launch — also a Thursday through Sunday.” While this should be considered a rumor, BGR has been dead on with leaks and launch dates in the past. This all comes just days after an alleged iPhone 5 video appeared on YouTube before being taken down . Some claimed the device in the video was a Verizon iPhone, but the device did show a sim card slot which raises more questions than answers. … [Read more...] about Verizon iPhone Launch Date: February 3rd?
The Verizon iPhone will be available for everyone to order on February 10th, but existing Verizon customers will get the chance to pre-order the device on February 3rd. As expected, the models offered will be the 16GB iPhone 4 for $199 and the 32GB iPhone 4 for $299, both requiring a two year contract, this is the same pricing structure and contract requirements that AT&T offers. Other than coverage, the main differences between the AT&T iPhone and Verizon iPhone are two data related features. One, Verizon’s offering will include a mobile hotspot that allows you to turn your VZW iPhone 4 into a wireless router for up to five device. And two, AT&T’s iPhone allows you to use data and voice simultaneously (meaning you can talk on the phone while using the internet), this is something the Verizon iPhone is incapable of doing due to CDMA limitations. We will provide details on plan options and pricing when it becomes available. … [Read more...] about Verizon iPhone available on February 10th