Last month, 18 year old Tarannum Ansari and her two friends fell into the sea while snapping selfies near the Bandra Fort. They were taking pictures on a rock jetty when they lost balance. A man who jumped into the sea to rescue them managed to save Ansari’s friends, but was drowned himself.
By the half marathon point, I had stopped twice to change, go to the bathroom, and test my blood sugar (I’m Type 1 diabetic). My pace was still around 8:50, which would allow me to finish under four hours. Then things started to fall apart.. SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileCanada Post has sent out a notice warning homeowners to remove Christmas decorations from handrails because they can be a hazard for letter carriers. (CBC/Steve Rukavina)By CBC NewsThousands of homeowners in the Montreal area have received a notice from Canada Post asking them to remove Christmas decorations from their handrails or risk having their mail cut off.A media relations manager at Canada Post in Ottawa said holiday ornaments such as garlands and lights can be dangerous for letter carriers going up and down peoples’ front steps.He said the company’s safety policy concerning mail delivery and stairs is clear, and Canada Post sends out a reminder every Christmas.Canada Post said more than 580 on the job accidents or falls occurred in Quebec in the last year and 80 per cent of those were on stairs or at entries.Ghislaine St Pierre, who lives on Montreal’s South Shore, has been wrapping garlands and lights around her handrail for five years and said she has no intention of taking them down.”I think it’s ridiculous,” she said in French. “There are more important things in life to worry about than nonsense like this.”Read more.Do you think it’s fair for Canada Post to demand that people remove decorations from their handrails to help prevent delivery accidents? Let us know in the comments below.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports.
It makes me sick how people are brainwashed to think that work is actually good for you somehow. My dad, who no longer works because he retired, insists that I need to get a job ASAP not just because I need the money, but because I need to work for my mental and physical health! What the fuck!? Very few things are worse than a job for your mental and physical health. Then he goes on to claim that “We were made to work.