Каждый человек — телесная копия своего ума!

«Каждый человек — телесная копия своего ума». 40 мудрых правил жизни афонских старцев! Афонский старец Паисий Святогорец, фото www.hranitel.club Эти удивительные рифмованные пословицы, написанные известным афонским старцем, мы обнаружили на Youtub-канале «Информационный портал Святой Горы Афон». Поразительно, сколько в них жизненной мудрости и легкости. И хотя афонские старцы — это православные монахи, их мысли могут оказаться полезными не только верующим людям. Прочтите эти пословицы и поделитесь ими со знакомыми — возможно, какие-то из этих мыслей пригодятся вашим друзьям или родственникам. Сами старцы называют эти поговорки «духовными шутками», но относиться к…

Перед смертью генерал Ратников рассказал о природе коронавируса и экстрасенсах в ФСО!

Перед смертью генерал Ратников рассказал о природе коронавируса и экстрасенсах в ФСО! Фото: Дмитрий Коробейников В декабре прошлого года ушел из жизни генерал-майор ФСО Борис Ратников.В начале 90-х он был одним из  создателей особой группы экстрасенсов и парапсихологов при Главном Управлении Охраны РФ. В 1990 годы занимался вопросами обеспечения безопасности высших должностных лиц, в том числе, с применением биотехнологий. Анжелика Заозерская Борис Ратников* является соавтором книг: «За гранью познанного» 1 и 2 части; «Картина мира в представлении спецслужб»; «Пси-войны России и Америки».В начале декабря Борис Ратников перестал отвечать на звонки и…

President Aliyev: Trilateral Moscow meeting important for sustainable, secure regional development

By Vafa Ismayilova President Ilham Aliyev has said that a trilateral meeting of the Azerbaijani, Russian and Armenian leaders in Moscow on January 11 shows that the sides are determined to achieve the result to ensure sustainable and secure development in the region. Aliyev made the remarks at a joint news conference after the trilateral meeting with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin and Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan in Moscow on January 11. This is the first meeting among Aliyev, Putin and Pashinyan after the three signed a peace deal…

Martha Stewart ‘waits in line’ for coronavirus vaccine

Martha Stewart «waited in line» to receive the coronavirus vaccine. The 79-year-old star insisted she didn’t receive any special treatment as she was given the injection near the New York City medical facility named in her honour. In a social media video, she said: «I was vaccinated today in a designated vaccine pod near the Martha Stewart Center for Living at Mount Sinai Downtown. «To allay your concerns that I jumped the line know that I am in the approved age group for this batch of vaccines and I waited…

WWE’s Drew McIntyre confirms he is asymptomatic after COVID-19 diagnosis

Drew McIntyre has revealed he is asymptomatic after testing positive for COVID-19. The 35-year-old WWE superstar — who is the professional wrestling company’s current WWE Champion — is now in quarantine after contracting the coronavirus, but he appeared via video link on ‘Raw’ last night (11.01.21) to give fans a health update. He said: «How are you, WWE Universe? I wish that I could be with you tonight in the ThunderDome but unfortunately, as I’m sure you’ve heard already, I tested positive for COVID-19. «Now, I’m one of the fortunate…

Chadwick Boseman’s widow pays emotional tribute to late star as she collects his Gotham Tribute Prize

Chadwick Boseman’s widow paid a moving tribute to the late actor as she accepted his posthumous Tribute Prize at the 2021 Gotham Awards. The ‘Black Panther’ star and his ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ co-star, Viola Davis, were honoured with the accolade at Monday night’s (11.01.21) live-streamed ceremony from Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. And Taylor Simone Ledward gave a touching speech, in which she admitted she is «so proud» of Chadwick, who passed away last August, aged 43, following a secret four-year battle with colon cancer. She began:…

Nicole Kidman reveals mental and physical toll The Undoing had on her

‘The Undoing’ took both a physical and mental toll on Nicole Kidman. The 53-year-old actress portrayed therapist Grace Fraser on the 2020 whodunit drama series, whose husband Jonathan Fraser (Hugh Grant) is investigated for murder. And Nicole has revealed she was «really sick» and struggled with a «disquietness» to her own “personality» where she couldn’t tell the difference between «acting and truth” during filming. Discussing the impact her shows, including HBO’s ‘Big Little Lies’, have on her mental health, Nicole told Marc Maron’s ‘WTF With Marc Maron’ podcast: “Even on…

Miti reveals green list, Azmin assures SOP will ensure business continuity

The latest round of movement control order (MCO) which will begin tomorrow will not require as many industries to close down as when the same rules were imposed in March last year. When the first MCO was imposed, essentially all forms of manufacturing that did not involve food as well as construction were barred. Even pawnshops, which were initially disallowed last year are on the list of exemptions. The industries approved to operate during the MCO is appended at the end of this article. It is not immediately clear if…

PDP group condemns attack on Makinde over foreign trip

The Oyo PDP-Visionaries, a group within the Oyo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has described the attack on Governor Seyi Makinde by some elements in the Oyo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) over the insecurity situation in the state as unpatriotic and uncharitable. It added that the APC elements have become unnecessarily obsessed with criticising Makinde over insecurity, because they are jittery that the government has been winning all the wars they are staging to rubbish its efforts. The group decried the attempt by…

Hongkongers quit WhatsApp and flock to Signal as privacy watchdog seeks extra time for users to decide on new terms

Hong Kong’s Privacy Commissioner has urged WhatsApp to clearly to explain their plans to share information about users with its parent firm, as some Hongkongers worried about safeguarding their data shift to other encrypted messaging apps. Since WhatsApp last week announced an update to its terms and privacy policy so it can share personal data with Facebook, social media users and influencers in Hong Kong have encouraged each other to move over to Signal. By Tuesday, Signal had topped Hong Kong’s app charts for both Android and iOS app stores.…

Parliamentary election ensures free expression of will of Kazakh citizens – CIS observer mission

By Trend The voting process during the election to the Mazhilis (lower house) of the Parliament of Kazakhstan was quiet, representatives of the CIS Observer Mission said during a press conference, Trend reports. The members of the Mission attended the process of vote counting and stressed that this procedure was carried out in accordance with the requirements of the law. The mission representatives also attended the election of members from the Assembly of People of Kazakhstan, which was held on January 11, 2021. “The mission thinks that the election commissions…

CHR hits victim-blaming, gender stereotypes amid Dacera investigation

MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Human Rights expressed concern Tuesday over what it said was the victim-blaming and gender stereotyping amid the investigations in the killing of flight attendant Christine Dacera, which it said only further disrespects the victim and cause further anguish to the bereaved family. To recall, Dacera was found unconscious in a hotel bathtub the morning after a New Year’s Eve party and was rushed to a hospital, where she passed away. Weeks after the tragic incident, the circumstances of Dacera’s death are still largely unclear,…

Malaysia declares virus emergency, sparking anger

Malaysia’s king declared a nationwide state of emergency on Tuesday to fight a coronavirus surge that is overwhelming hospitals, but critics charged it was a bid by an unstable government to cling to power. The announcement came a day after the prime minister introduced sweeping new curbs across much of the Southeast Asian nation, including the closure of most businesses, and warned the health system was «at breaking point». Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah agreed to declare an emergency until August 1 following a request from Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin…

Sompo Systems forms capital tie-up with Chinese IT firm Neusoft

TOKYO, NNA — Sompo Systems Inc. under the wing of Sompo Japan Insurance Inc. has forged a capital tie-up with major Chinese software developer and diversified IT firm Neusoft Corp. Sompo Systems said its Chinese subsidiary, Sompo Systems (Dalian) Inc. established in 2010, signed the deal in the form of a joint venture with Neusoft on Dec. 20 last year to beef up system development and curb system operational costs. Under the deal, Sompo Systems holds a 70 percent stake in the Dalian unit and Neusoft the remaining 30 percent.…

Culture Ministry, ICESCO expand cooperation

By Laman Ismayilova Azerbaijan Ministry of Culture and ICESCO have agreed on launching a joint startup project as another area of cooperation in the field of culture. The meeting discussed prospects for cooperation between ICESCO and Azerbaijan in culture, education an science. In his remarks, the Culture Minister Anar Karimov stressed the exceptional role of President Ilham Aliyev and First Vice President, ICESCO Goodwill Ambassador Mehriban Aliyeva in the development of long-term and close cooperation between Azerbaijan and ICESCO. The Minister welcomed the recent reforms in ICESCO. He also …

Why Tanzania’s inflation rate has remained lowest East Africa

Dar es Salaam. Tanzania recorded the lowest inflation rates among the East African nations last year, with analysts saying the trend signals stable prices in the country.Tanzania’s annual inflation averaged 3.6 percent compared to Kenya’ 4.4 percent and Uganda’s 4.3 percent, according to data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS).Rwanda inflation stood at six percent.Economic analysts say the trend indicated that the country’s monetary policies were able to control the rate of price change of commodities compared to other countries. The single-digit inflation rate was below the governme…

Microsoft’s new Surface Pro 7+ is made for remote workers

The pandemic has changed what we look for in a computer. Case in point: Microsoft is responding to new remote working needs with the new Surface Pro 7+. This tablet-laptop hybrid can store sensitive files or work documents on a removable SSD that you can take out and store safely. This can allow you to take the device home without worrying about important work files on it, while also making the drive easier to replace if it fails. And with video chat now the default means of conversation in many…

Ex-farm minister Yoshikawa to be charged over money scandal

Japanese prosecutors are planning to indict without arrest former farm minister Takamori Yoshikawa over allegations that he received a total of 5 million yen ($48,000) from an egg production company while in office, sources close to the matter said Tuesday. Yoshikawa, who resigned as a lawmaker in December citing chronic heart problems, has admitted to receiving cash, but explained during voluntary questioning that he had taken it as an «inaugural celebration,» according to the sources. But the prosecutors seem to have judged that the money was a bribe to win…

Municipal elections tentatively set for March 21

The cabinet on Tuesday passed a resolution for municipal elections at all levels to be held nationwide, as proposed by the Election Commission (EC), with polling tentatively scheduled for March 21. EC secretary-general Pol Col Jarungvith Phumma informed cabinet of the agency’s preparedness to hold elections for the mayors and councillors of municipalities of all levels – tambon, muang and nakhon – throughout the country. The cabinet set March 21 as the tentative date. The exact date is to be announced by the EC. The municipal elections, the first since…

Kevin Hart and Netflix confirm multi-film deal

Kevin Hart has signed a huge multi-film deal with Netflix. The ‘Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle’ actor is set to star in at least four movies for the streaming platform, while he will also produce the projects via his HartBeat Productions banner and has a first-look producing option as part of the agreement. In a statement, he said: «Partnering with Netflix is an amazing opportunity for HartBeat and myself. I am excited to act in and produce cutting-edge films with Netflix. «I am extremely grateful to Ted Sarandos and Scott…

Nomadland wins big at 2021 Gotham Awards

‘Nomadland’ was the big winner at the 2021 Gotham Awards. Chloé Zhao’s 2020 independent contemporary western drama — which stars Frances McDormand — scooped Best Feature and the Audience Award at Monday night’s (11.01.21) live-streamed ceremony from Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. It’s the first time in the three-decade history of the prestigious awards show that all the Best Feature nominees were motion pictures helmed by women, with ‘Nomandland’ beating off stiff competition from Kitty Green’s ‘The Assistant’ and Eliza Hittman’s ‘Never Rarely Sometimes Always’. The late Chadwick…

Prosecutors still waiting for warrant vs 9 cops in Jolo shooting

Kristine Joy Patag (Philstar.com) – January 12, 2021 – 2:41pm MANILA, Philippines — Prosecutors are still waiting for an arrest warrant against the nine police officers accused in the killing of four soldiers in June 2020, as lockdown in Sulu may have affected court operations. Prosecution Attorney Honey Delgado, spokesperson for the Office of the Prosecutor General, told reporters on Tuesday that they are still waiting for an arrest warrant from the court in Sulu. Criminal information or charges have been filed against the nine Jolo cops on January 4,…

Что думает искусственный интеллект GPT-3 о существовании бога?

Что думает искусственный интеллект GPT-3 о существовании бога? Панчин \ Реальное время Искусственный интеллект GPT-3 от компании OpenAI в 2020 году считается наиболее прогрессивным ИИ. Дело в том, что GPT-3 владеет всей научной информацией на данный момент из рецензируемых научных изданий, а также он способен получать из интернета любую информацию и самообучаться. GPT-3 способен создавать музыку, стихи. Искусственный интеллект такого типа может мгновенно отвечать на обыденные и на научные вопросы, ссылаться на научные работы, шутить, рассказывать истории. В общем, это действительно прорыв. И интересно то, как подобный ИИ отвечает на…

Hold those violating COVID-19 safety precautions accountable

Many Nigerians are not taking the threat of COVID-19 seriously even when evidence indicates that the country is staring down a second, more virulent wave of the deadly pandemic. It is now time for the authorities to hold those violating rules enacted to keep the public safe, accountable. Last week, a combined enforcement team of the Lagos State Police Command and the Lagos State Safety Commission arrested several people in night clubs in Surulere and Victoria Island for violating safety precautions. The team, led by the Commissioner of Police, Lagos…

‘Commandments’ Spotlights Ultra-Orthodox In The IDF

By Jeffery Giesener Jeffery Giesener SAN DIEGO — Commandments (Kipat Barzel) is A 2018 Israeli TV series developed by writer Avner Bernheimer about an ultra-Orthodox (Haredi) unit in the army. After they already had written the script, Bernheimer and his co-writers — Raya Shuster, Yoav Shoten-Goshen and Ayelet Gundar-Goshen — went through a period of panic because Israeli legislation forcing Haredi men to enlist was being dropped. Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid had pushed the Haredi army enlistment legislation, but when he was fired from the government in 2015, the…

Trump, Pence signal common front with Oval Office meeting

Washington (AFP) — Donald Trump and his deputy Mike Pence met Monday evening in the Oval Office, a senior official said, signaling a common front as Democrats press the vice president to have the president removed from office as unfit.   «The two had a good conversation,» the administration official said of the meeting, their first since last week’s assault on the US Capitol. According to the official, Trump has no intention of resigning his office before his term comes to an end on January 20. The official likewise indicated that…

What we’re betting on in tech for 2021

5G going truly mainstream, ecological awareness, the conquest of space and the breakthrough of cryptomoney are some of the main trends awaiting the world of high-tech in 2021. 5G for everyone With the first commercial offers making their appearance over the last year or so in many regions and the majority of the next smartphones coming onto the market will be 5G compatible, a large part of the population is eager to take advantage of this new generation of ultra-fast mobile network. The 5G rollout will continue throughout various territories…

LEC announces Alienware as hardware sponsor for 2021 season

Alienware is returning as the official PC partner for the LEC’s 2021 season. «We are excited for the new LEC season to kick off,» Alienware global marketing director Bryan de Zayas, said. «A new season represents new opportunities for dreams to be realized among teams and by their fans watching at home. We’re proud to play a role in bringing the realization of these dreams to life.» This is the third year in a row that the gaming PC and accessories manufacturer has been an LEC partner. Starting in 2019,…

Hawks now targeting Jan. 26 to allow limited capacity at State Farm Arena

Although the Hawks expected to open State Farm Arena at limited capacity on MLK Day, Jan. 18, against the Timberwolves, that date has now shifted to Jan. 26 against the L.A. Clippers. They still plan to open at 10% capacity at that time, which amounts to about 1,700 fans. Until then, at home games, the Hawks’ family/friends policy will continue. The decision to push the date back was made “out of an abundance of caution and in consultation with state and local health officials, including infectious disease doctors from Emory,”…

Pete Carroll’s solution to Seahawks’ second-half offensive woes? ‘We have to run it more’

Letting Russ Cook could hardly have worked better the first half of the season, as Russell Wilson spent much of September and October on an NFL-record pace for touchdown passes and the Seahawks led the league in scoring. But the stunning home playoff loss Saturday to the Rams added more flame to the debate about what happened to Seattle’s offense in the second half of the season. The Seahawks were held to a season-low 278 yards, and Wilson completed just 11 passes, tied for the ninth-fewest of his career, regular…