Day: April 7, 2019

Deutsche Bank’s Brunei hotel ban raises moral bar

French chef Alain Ducasse poses in the dining room at the Le Meurice Restaurant in Paris Deutsche Bank’s latest strategy for boosting its appeal may be its most effective yet: the German lender headed by Christian Sewing has banned staff from Dorchester Collection hotels after its owner, the government of Brunei, implemented homophobic laws. Shareholders will welcome the fact that employees of a bank whose costs ate up 93 percent of revenue last year will […]

Breakingviews – Theresa May’s soft-Brexit pivot has three barriers

British Prime Minister Theresa May gives a news conference after a cabinet meeting following yesterday’s alternative Brexit options vote, outside Downing Street, London. The lady is for turning after all. After failing for a third time to ram her Brexit deal through parliament last week, British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday offered to compromise. Her belated approach to the opposition Labour party, following an all-day cabinet meeting, is a welcome sign that she wants […]

Senior Advocate speaks on Onnoghen’s resignation, What should CJN Muhammed do

NEWSSenior advocate speaks on Onnoghen’s resignation, tells acting CJN Muhammed what to do A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mba Ekpezu Ukweni SAN, has advised the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Ibrahim Tanko Muhammed to shun tribalism and ethnicity and adhere to oaths of the office. Speaking in an exclusive interview with DAILY POST on Saturday, he said “The Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria is the most senior Justice of the Supreme Court and until […]

Jewish(Biblical) Calendar

Jewish calendar is both solar and lunar, consisting of 12 months of either 29 or 30 days. The Jewish year (5777, 5778 etc.) begins on Rosh Hashanah and ends just before the following Rosh Hashanah. All holidays begin at sundown on the start date listed and end at sundown on the end date listed. 5779 (2018-19) Passover April 19-27, 2019 Yom Hashoah (Holocaust Memorial Day) May 1-2, 2019 Yom Hazikaron, Israeli Memorial Day May 7-8, […]

Let’s celebrate the Feasts of the Almighty and His Season..

PASSOVER What Is Matzah? Unleavened bread is the central Passover symbol. Unleavened bread was one of the foods the Jews in Egypt were commanded to eat along with the paschal lamb (Exodus 12:8). In commemoration of that first seder meal, and the haste in which the Israelites left Egypt — giving them no time to allow their bread to rise — we eat matzah at the seder (and instead of bread throughout the holiday). The […]