Thursday , June 17th , 2021  

Janet D’Addario, Co-Founder of D’Addario & Co., and Former President of Providence House, Dies at 72.

FARMINGDALE, N.Y., June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Janet D'Addario, a prodigious creative and philanthropic force throughout the world, and wife of D'Addario Chairman, Jim D'Addario, died on June 14th in her home, surrounded by her entire family. She was 72. The cause was complications from gall bladder cancer, said her husband, Jim D'Addario. Janet Marie D'Addario was...

Entera Bio Receives Foundational Patent for its Oral PTH using its Platform Oral Protein Delivery Technology in European Union

"' Oral delivery technology has potential to transform $20 billion injectable biologics market "' "' Final BMD results from company's Phase 2 Osteoporosis study of EB 613 expected in Q2/2021 "' BOSTON and JERUSALEM, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Entera Bio Ltd. (NASDAQ: ENTX), a leader in the development of orally delivered large molecule therapeutics,...

The Caribbean Looks to Research for Answers to COVID-19, NCD’s and Climate Change Challenges

A COVID-testing health care team in the community in Dominica. The 65th Health Research Conference in the Caribbean aims hoping to build on cooperation in health and arm policymakers with the latest research findings to tackle the region’s most pressing health challenges. Credit: Alison Kentish/IPS By Alison KentishUNITED NATIONS, Jun 17 2021 – In 1956, the Caribbean held its first major...

Apocalypse Now? Christian Fundamentalists and COVID-19

By Jan LundiusSTOCKHOLM / ROME, Jun 17 2021 –   Getting hard to breathe hard to believe in anything at all, but fear. Peter Gabriel, Mother of ViolenceLike most male Swedes of my age I had to enter obligatory military service for almost a year. In my barrack was a “born-again-Christian” who when he became angry shouted “Now you mock me, but when the Last Judgement has come I will...

Let’s up Lift Efforts to Restore Our Pacific Lands as We Mark Desertification and Drought Day

Degraded land in Labasa, Fiji By Jamie Kemsey and Jalesi MatebotoSUVA, Fiji, Jun 17 2021 (IPS-Partners) As the UN and communities worldwide mark Desertification and Drought Day, the Pacific Community’s Land Resources Division (LRD) is strengthening its support for the sustainable restoration and management of Pacific countries’ landscapes, keeping in line with this year’s theme “turning...

Will a British ICC Chief Prosecutor be Brave Enough to Investigate UK & its Allies?

Karim Asad Ahmad Khan was elected on 12 February 2021 as the new chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC). On 16 June, he formally took office during a ceremony held at the Seat of the Court in The Hague, The Netherlands. A national of the United Kingdom, he is expected to serve a nine-year term in office. Credit: UN Photo/Loey Felipe By Agnès CallamardLONDON, Jun 17 2021 –...

Vytelle Completes Research with the Agricultural Research Council-Animal Production

KANSAS CITY, Missouri, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vytelle and the Agricultural Research Council (ARC) announce today the demonstrated accuracy and reliability of In–Pen Weighing Positions with the use of appropriate conversion factors for native South African cattle breeds and crosses. The use of In–Pen Weighing Positions reduces labor requirements associated with chute weight...

Call for Political Belt-tightening to Prevent Drought Becoming the Next Pandemic

In India’s Eastern Ghats indigenous communities direct a perennial hill stream under the rural employment programme to run through the middle of their village helping them access household water needs at their doorstep. Downstream water is collected in a pond for farm irrigation and bathing cattle. Credit: Manipadma Jena/IPS By Manipadma JenaBHUBANESWAR, India, Jun 17 2021 – “Drought...

General Fusion to build its Fusion Demonstration Plant in the UK, at the UKAEA Culham Campus

VANCOUVER, Canada and LONDON, UK, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (BST) — The UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) and General Fusion have announced an agreement under which General Fusion will build and operate its Fusion Demonstration Plant (FDP) at UKAEA's Culham Campus. General Fusion will enter into a long–term lease with UKAEA following construction of a new facility at...

Synchronoss Announces CFO Transition Plan

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., June 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNCR), a global leader and innovator of cloud, messaging and digital products and platforms, today announced a CFO transition plan with current Chief Financial Officer (CFO) David Clark stepping down from his role on August 9, 2021, to pursue other personal and career interests. Clark's transition...