Reliance on War Funding Account Allows Congress DOD to Postpone Defense Reforms

first_img Dan Cohen AUTHOR The ability of Congress and the Pentagon to stash spending in the military’s war funding account and sidestep the statutory spending limits sabotages the budget caps’ role in forcing officials to confront difficult decisions, a panel of experts said Friday at an event hosted by the Stimson Center.The department’s overseas operations account (OCO) is “a budgetary disaster which leads you to expect resources to continue to be available when they probably will not be,” said Gordon Adams, who managed national security budgets at the Office of Management and Budget during the Clinton administration.The presence of OCO “leads to a deferral of hard choices and a deferral of decisions to the expectation the money will always come in from somewhere and it will be above whatever budgetary constraints there are and it will be ample,” said Adams, who now is a distinguished fellow at Stimson.The fiscal 2016 budget resolutions adopted by the House and Senate last month each include $38 billion more in the OCO than the Obama administration requested as way to bolster DOD funding without busting the Budget Control Act caps on the department’s base budget.Adams and Matthew Leatherman, an advisor for the Stimson Center, said the department should consider trimming the number of support personnel, such as headquarters staff, reported Defense News.One area of reform that lawmakers and the Pentagon may be willing to work together on is military compensation, said David Barno with American University’s School of International Service.   “That’s an area where I think Congress could be persuaded this makes sense,” said Barno, a retired Army lieutenant general.last_img read more

Tata Motors may bag Rs 350 crore order for military trucks

first_imgTata Motors is likely to receive a new order from the Indian Army for the purchase of 619 new high mobility trucks valued at approximately Rs 350 crore. The new order would be in addition to the previous order for 1, 239 trucks costing Rs 940 crore, The Economic Times reported. The combined order of about Rs 1,300 crore would be single largest military contract won by an Indian manufacturer. A 6X6 high mobility vehicle is needed for various purposes such as transporting the servicemen and materials and being platform for multi-barrel rocket launchers. The trucks are designed for extreme missions, including carry heavy weaponry load from the deserts of Rajasthan to icy terrains in Ladakh.”We are confident that the vehicles have more than met the requirements of the Indian Army. We are also in the process of increasing the indigenous content on the trucks, including the loading crane that will soon be made entirely in India,” Vernon Noronha, Vice President, Defence and Government Business, Tata Motors told the business daily.He also added that Tata has already exported the trucks to various other countries, including Israel and France, which are developing missiles for the Indian Army. Reportedly, the truck is expected to be a platform for future short surface-to-air missiles, multi-barrel rocket launchers and low-level quick reaction missiles.Tata Motors is the largest manufacturer in Indian automotive industry. The company on Monday announced that it had appointed Airbus COO Guenter Butschek as its Chief Executive officer and Managing Director for India Operations.last_img read more

When will we girls feel safe

first_imgAs I heard the horror story about the girl who was gang raped, I felt a stir in my soul. I felt angry and frustrated for all those girls who aspire to improve their lot in life without hiding behind a man. It is truly a heart-wrenching story that has sparked a revolution.From my experiences from across the globe, I have noticed that India is predominantly an orthodox society. Dress code for women is still a issue in India. The show of legs or cleavage by girls is considered provocative and even the advent of Facebook and the android phone has done little towards improving the image of women. Wearing shorts or tight tops is still frowned upon. It is a common sight to see a group of guys leering at a shapely girl wearing a pair of shorts and a tee. Also Read – ‘Playing Jojo was emotionally exhausting’So why does this kind of behaviour happen?One of the reasons may be increased Westernisation which has helped this country to catch up with the rest of the world in many ways in less than 20 years. The mindset some sections of males might have not adjusted to this rapid evolution.In recent times, however, public places too have evolved. With the advent of the malls, things have become a bit better as they  act as ‘safe zones’ for modern women. Girls feel free to wear tight clothes and shop their favourite high street brand without the fear of being teased. However, once you exit, the streets outside are completely different story. With regard to the words ‘safe zone’, what got me introspecting was an explanation given to me by a friend who relocated to New Delhi from New York. Also Read – Leslie doing new comedy special with NetflixIn her words ‘it is ok for a women to wear anything in Delhi provided she travels in her own car and goes to the right places’.  This sounded discriminatory. What about all the lakhs of women in Delhi who live alone and need to travel by public transport? Will they never enjoy the freedom my expat friend experiences? These pressing questions need to be answered soon. However, I choose not to be steeped in such pessimism. One thing that has become clear is the accommodating nature of the Indians. From a time when an onscreen kiss was considered taboo, India has come a long way. The entertainment industry today has become a frontrunner in upholding woman’s rights, at least to some extent. With the advent of reality television the general public has become more accepting towards the image of a more Westernised Indian woman. We have welcomed talent from across globe in film and TV. Even an international adult movie star has been accepted as mainstream heroine. This of course cannot be considered a landmark change, but it indicates the change in the mindset of the modern Indian male.But to what extent the image of the bold Indian woman on celluloid proves helpful to the common Indian girl is open to debate…..Salloli Kumar is a regular on the page 3 circuit for nearly a decade…last_img read more

Bizman shot dead at pointblank range in broad daylight at Uluberia

first_imgKolkata: A businessman was shot dead at point-blank range in Uluberia on Sunday afternoon.Though the police are yet to ascertain the exact reason behind the murder, they suspect that monetary gain was the main motive behind the crime as the victim was returning home with a huge amount of money.Police said the victim, Subhojit Garai (38), was a distributor of different biscuit companies. He was a resident of Hanskhali in Uluberia itself.After the preliminary investigation, police have come to know that the victim used to go for cash collection on every Sunday from the shops where he used to supply biscuits. His family members told the police that he left home in the morning and the incident took place when he was returning home. Also Read – Heavy rain hits traffic, flightsHe was on his motorbike. Suddenly, three persons on another motorbike started following him. The miscreants had their faces covered and they forced the victim to stop his two-wheeler.He was pushed when he stopped the motorbike and eventually fell on the road. They were trying to take away his handbag containing a huge amount of money but the businessman was not ready to let go of the bag. The miscreants opened fire at the businessman, who received bullet injuries on his stomach. The miscreants took the bag containing the money while the victim was left writhing in pain. They fled the spot on the motorbike. Also Read – Speeding Jaguar crashes into Merc, 2 B’deshi bystanders killedLocals rushed to the spot after hearing the sound of firing and found the businessman lying in a pool of blood on Uluberia-Shyampukur Road. They immediately informed the police. Policemen from the local police station reached the spot and sent the body for an autopsy.According to police, the miscreants had been keeping a watch on the victim for the past few weeks and they were well aware of the route he used to take to reach home after collection on every Sunday.Police are yet to arrest anyone in this connection. The investigating officer spoke to some of the locals to find out someone who has witnessed the incident. They also spoke to the victim’s family members to know if he had received any threat call in the past few days or if anyone had threatened him with dire consequences. Police have also asked his family members if they suspect anyone who might be behind the crime.last_img read more

6 things you need to know about Joon Air Frances new airline

first_imgTags: Air France, Low-Cost Carriers Travelweek Group Share Tuesday, September 26, 2017 6 things you need to know about Joon, Air France’s new airlinecenter_img << Previous PostNext Post >> Posted by PARIS — Air France has launched a brand new airline designed to meet the needs of a new generation of travellers. Bearing the hip and happy-sounding moniker Joon, the airline will toe the line between a “traditional and low-cost airline”, said Franck Terner, CEO of Air France.“Joon is one of our major projects as part of the strategic plan Trust Together, and will be one of Air France’s priorities in its offensive to win back market share,” he said.Jean-Michel Mathieu, CEO of Joon, added: “Joon is Air France’s little sister who breaks with tradition and takes inspiration from the new expectations of travellers to offer an experience that goes beyond the aircraft doors.”Starting Dec. 1 in Europe, with prices starting from €39 including tax, are: Barcelona (51 weekly flights); Berlin (37 weekly flights); Lisbon (28 weekly flights); and Porto (three weekly flights).Starting in Summer 2018 in Brazil and the Seychelles are: Fortaleza, Brazil, starting at €249 including tax with two weekly flights; and Mahé, Seychelles, starting at €299 including tax with three weekly flights.More news:  Hotel charges Bollywood star $8.50 for two bananas and the Internet has thoughtsHere are 6 things you need to know about Joon:1. Foodies will love itThere’ll be a free catering offer in Business and a new paid option in Economy. There’ll be around 60 tasty treats sold onboard, 20% of which are organic, as well as high-energy fruit juice and free drinks at all times (water, orange juice, organic Segafredo coffee and tea).2. Fliers will never be boredYouJoon will give passengers access to in-flight streaming on their smartphones, tablets of laptops. Once onboard, they’ll be able to connect directly to the Joon login portal and choose from a wide range of programs. In the event batteries die, passengers can recharge them with their individual USB port.3. Joon has lots of friendsThe airline already has a network of innovative partnerships that can also be deployed at Air France. These include TravelCar, which will take care of clients’ vehicles at Paris-CDG while they’re away, Le BHV Marais, which conducts Paris tours, and Waynabox, offering weekend packages from Paris.More news:  GLP Worldwide introduces first-ever Wellness programs4. Joon looks super coolThere’s no way you’ll miss a Joon aircraft in the sky – it’s electric blue! Plus, Joon’s 140 flight attendants all sport classic and modern garments, all of which have been designed with recycled fabrics made from plastic bottles.5. Joon is more tech-savvy than most millennialsThe AlloSky Virtual Reality Headset, available in Business class on long-haul flights, is a new generation headset that provides a high-definition screen and a diopter correction to adapt to eyes. Also, Paper Plane, which will soon be available on flyjoon.com, allows friends and families to raise money in order to send clients on a trip to the destination of their choice.6. Joon has a big sisterJoon benefits from all of Air France’s perks, including easier connections at Paris-CDG, Flying Blue Miles, SkyPriority and Air France assistance.For more details, watch this video:last_img read more

Nicosia condemns the illegal UDI and calls for the reunification of Cyprus

first_imgNicosia has once again condemned the unilateral declaration of independence (UDI) which the Turkish Cypriots announced on 15 November 1983, through which they claimed to have established a self-styled regime, in Cyprus’ northern Turkish occupied areas.The government and the political leadership have reiterated their determination to continue the struggle for the reunification of the island.On 15 November 1983, nine years after the Turkish invasion of the island, Turkey instigated and endorsed a “unilateral declaration of independence” in Cyprus’ occupied areas announced by the Turkish Cypriot leadership. The United Nations Security Council with Resolutions 541 and 550 calls upon all States to respect the sovereignty, independence, territorial integrity, unity and non-alignment of the Republic of Cyprus. They also describe the UDI as “legally invalid.”The illegal Turkish Cypriot regime in the occupied areas is recognized only by Turkey.Political parties, student organisations and other associations and organised groups have issued announcements condemning the UDI.Protests by students will take place under the umbrella of the Pancyprian Coordinating Students Committee (PSEM) and the Pancyprian Federation of Student Unions (POFEN).CNAYou May LikeLuxury Crossover SUV I Search AdsThese SUVs Are The Cream Of The Crop. Search For 2019 Luxury Crossover SUV DealsLuxury Crossover SUV I Search AdsUndoDr. Marty ProPower Plus Supplement3 Dangerous Foods People Feed Their Dogs (Without Realizing It)Dr. Marty ProPower Plus SupplementUndoMBA Degrees | Search AdsMBA Programs Online – See For YourselfMBA Degrees | Search AdsUndo Concern over falling tourism numbersUndoTurkish Cypriot actions in Varosha ‘a clear violation’ of UN resolutions, Nicosia saysUndoOur View: Argaka mukhtar should not act as if he owns the beachUndoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more

Anastasiades meets Prince of Wales Duke of Cambridge

first_imgPresident Nicos Anastasiades on Tuesday met the Prince of Wales and Duke of Cambridge at London’s Clarence House.Their discussion focused on issues relating to the Commonwealth and the organisation’s future activities, to sustainable development, protection of the environment and climate change.Anastasiades referred to the initiative he has undertaken to coordinate action in the region with the aim of tackling the effects of climate change.He also referred to the latest developments in the Cyprus issue, underlining his readiness to resume negotiations as soon as possible, noting at the same time that the Greek Cypriot side has responded positively to the initiative by the UN Secretary General through his special envoy Jane Holl Lute.Also present at the meeting were Foreign Minister Nicos Christodoulides, Government Spokesman Prodromos Prodromou, Presidential Commissioner Fotis Fotiou and others.It was held as part of the fiftieth anniversary of the Investiture of the Prince of WalesYou May LikePopularEverythingColorado Mom Adopted Two Children, Months Later She Learned Who They Really ArePopularEverythingUndoLivestlyChip And Joanna’s $18M Mansion Is Perfect, But It’s The Backyard Everyone Is Talking AboutLivestlyUndoYahoo SearchYou’ve Never Seen Luxury Like This On A Cruise Ship. Search Luxury Mediterranean CruisesYahoo SearchUndo Pensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoCruise passenger airlifted to Paphos hospitalUndoRemand for pair in alleged property fraud (Updated)Undoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more

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"Ironically and in spite of that, the plate is rinsed and framed behind glass.S.” the judge wrote. “These challenges, April 17th at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in McIntosh." the news release said."Key staff worked hard to identify areas where reductions could be made At the discretion of division directors cuts as high as 40 percent were made to program budgets which resulted in 25 layoffs seven transfers and five employees with reduced hours"Some major cuts for next year include $855000 to the tribal police department budget lowering it from $29 million this year to $21 million next yearBryan Byrne who has 18 years of law enforcement experience was one of five tribal police officers laid off because of the budget cuts Three other officers resigned during an emotional staff meeting with tribal Police Chief Mike LaRoque Two of those eight officers have since re-joined the police departmentByrne who has been with the White Earth Police Department for one and half years said the police chief decided who to lay off and the decision was not made on the basis of seniority since seven officers have been hired since he startedByrne said he is a SWAT and explosives instructor has done undercover work knows surveillance is a driving instructor trained-in at least one new tribal police officer and always took pride in doing his job wellHe fears for the effectiveness of the 30-person tribal police department which was down five positions even before the layoffs and resignations"It’s unfortunate for the people of White Earth the police department is falling apart" he saidThe new budget includes a set-aside of $250000 to pay for audits of government programsA set-aside for other government projects has been proposed to include investigations of expenditures related to the Star Lake and Bagley Casino ventures Two additional grant writers will be hired in hopes of bringing more revenue into the general fund and the Tribal Council will engage heavily at the federal and state levels as well as with nonprofits and foundations to secure funding and free-up general fund resourcesConsiderable cuts were made to line items aiming for minimal impact on services to White Earth membersThe third quarter financial report delivered at the Sept 6 Tribal Council meeting showed the tribe had just $15 million in general fund cashTribal Chairman Terry Tibbetts Secretary-Treasurer Alan Roy and council members Umsy Tibbetts Kathy Goodwin and Ray Auginaush were involved in the current budget process and voted 4-0 to approve the new fiscal year general fund budgetThe $204 million budget was approved at a special meeting Sept 24 and supports multiple programs and initiatives—including the elderly nutrition and assistance programs cultural programs and powwows Boys and Girls Clubs in the main tribal communities and public safety among many others"The White Earth Reservation Business Committee continues with a positive outlook for the future of White Earth and its members and is committed to moving forward" the news release saysTribal officials could not be reached or did not respond to messages seeking comment on FridayWhat is being cut and by how muchThe White Earth Tribal Council made some major budget cuts for Fiscal year 2019 Here’s a look at how tribal departments will be affected:The tribal police department budget will be cut by $855000 lowering it from $29 million this year to $21 million next yearThe Elderly Nutrition program will be cut by $577000 nearly in half from $13 million this year to $708000 next fiscal yearThe entire $350000 budgeted this year for the ambulance service was cut to zero next yearThe entire $128000 budget for the Boys and Girls Club in White Earth village was cut as was the entire $103000 budget for the public works road crewThe entire $223000 zoning budget was cut as was the entire $162000 risk management budget and the entire $132000 quality assurance budgetTribal security will also take a $251000 hit and will go from $390000 this year to $138000 next yearConservation took a $116000 hit from $191000 this year to $74000 next yearSome $490000 will be cut from BIA combined services (from $11 million this year to $624000 next year)The Land Department will see a $354000 cut from $948000 this year to $595000 next yearThe Planning Department will see a $320000 cut from $524000 this year to $204000 next yearCommunications will see a $195000 cut from $340000 this year to $145000 next year Constituent services was cut by $62000 or about a sixth of its budgetOther major cuts include $265000 from the water system $248000 from fleet maintenance and replacement $211000 from tribal courts $122000 from the cultural program and $119000 from the wild rice programBut it’s not all cut cut cut — the budget anticipates a big jump in casino revenues — to $103 million next fiscal year from $75 million budgeted for this year and some budget areas will see increasesThe tribe has budgeted $235 million for capital improvements and projects next year up nearly $1 million from this yearThe tribe also plans to spend $770000 next year on a line item called "interest/building payment" That line item is at zero this yearThere is an extra $95000 in the budget for powwow expenses and another $70000 for water system construction for a total of $272000 up from $203000 this yearThe tribe will spend an extra $50000 on property taxes with payments budgeted to go from $104000 to $154000The tribal council budgeted an additional $27000 (for a total of $282000) for boys and girls club administration next year and an extra $26000 for Drug Court (up from $144000 this year) Also an extra $25000 for enrollmentsThere’s $80000 in the budget to hire a wild rice manager a position that is not in this year’s budgetThe tribe also expects to spend about $4000 more on drug testingThe Tribal Council’s budget will essentially double to $15 million although all five of the council positions themselves will take cuts:Chairman Terry Tibbetts will go from $177000 to $161000Secretary-Treasurer Alan Roy’s position will go from $190000 to $146000District 1 Committeeman Ray Auginaush’s position will go from $164000 to $127000District 2 Committeeman Kathy Goodwin will go from $166000 to $158000District 3 Committeeman Umsy Tibbetts will go from $153000 to $141000Britain could be about to be plunged headfirst into winter and some places might even see a White Halloween according to forecasters Yes thats right if you havent already youll be needing your big coat over the next few weeks It seems as if it was only yesterday that we were enjoying unseasonably warm weather after what was an unusually warm summer It was bliss but now normal service is resumed Im afraid In Northern Britain – where else – temperatures could even plummet to as low as -5 degrees Celsius Thats cold even for Scotland in winterCredit: PA This is because cold air from the Arctic is about to blow its way down from the north intent on chilling the bollocks off everyone who gets in the way Thats going to make things a lot colder and introduce the possibility of snow for the first time since the end of summer Whilst the freezing air will probably be obvious to everyone the snow will likely only be a big deal across the higher ground That said there could still be some tedious snow flurries across the south of England as well so you might not escape entirely if you live around there The snow is expected to materialise around Saturday evening and in places like Snowdonia and the Welsh Mountains it could be significantly more than the 05cm that Londoners might see Of course as it always does Scotland and the north of England will be in danger of catching the worst of the weather That could mean 4cm of snow rising to as much as 10cm if you live in the Scottish mountains Thatll not bother those hardy folks up there mind Theyve seen worse The snow could continue all weekend if were really unluckyCredit: PA Brian Glazer from The Weather Outlook said: "The cold conditions are expected to push southwards on Friday and in the north showers could begin turning to snow By Saturday all of the UK is likely to be under a cold northerly air stream "Showers are expected with most of them in coastal districts and the north where they could increasingly turn to snow "Over high ground in the north settling snow is possible and the Scottish mountains could see accumulations of 5cm to 10cm "The northerly air stream is looking quite unstable and it leads to the possibility of embedded disturbances in it bringing more organised bands of showers southwards "If that happens its not out of the question that in heavier bursts rain could turn to snow even in the southern half of the UK especially over high ground" He continued: "It would be very unusual to see snow so early in the season in the southern half of the UK but October 28th 2008 brought a covering of snow even to central London so it is not completely out of the question "Ironically this weekend marks the 10th anniversary of that event and computer models are predicting similar weather patterns "By Sunday high pressure may be pushing in from the west and that could lead to a widespread frost Temperatures in much of the UK could fall below freezing point and in the Scottish Glens values could dip below -5C (23F) "Cold weather probably continues early next week but there is a risk of it turning wet" Great lets hope it rains instead of snows Thats not much of a choice though Featured Image Credit: PA Topics: Uk news which activities are not in conformity with the laws of the land, gynecology and reproductive sciences at UCSF.

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