Posts tagged as SHAPE

Consumer watchdog reports online sellers’ Facebook pages in poor shape

Thursday, July 29, 2021

Standard terms as presented by many online retailers are often inadequate, a consumer watchdog says, with returns or refunds if a product is defective not provided for, among other issues. The problem mostly affects sellers’ pages on social media, particularly Facebook, while spot checking revealed all of the nearly fifty merchants surveyed failed to meet the requirements. Consumer Protection and Technical Regulatory Authority (TTJA) legal spokesperson Elnara Nadzafova said that:…

12 women whose cookbooks across 400 years helped shape modern Western cooking

By Robin Mather on Monday, August 10, 2020

​With nearly 60 years of professional cooking behind her, Anne Willan speaks with undeniable authority on all things culinary. Willan, who founded La Varenne Cooking School in Paris in 1975, has also written more than 30 books, many of them award-winners, and her “Look & Cook” series was a PBS success. She was inducted into the James Beard Foundation Awards’ Hall of Fame in 2013 and serves as an emeritus…

Military And Political Trends Of 2019 That Will Shape 2020

By Tyler Durden on Friday, January 3, 2020

In the year 2019 the world was marked with a number of emerging and developing crises. The threat of terrorism, conflicts in the Middle East, expanding instability in South America, never-ending military, political and humanitarian crises in Africa and Asia, expansion of NATO, insecurity inside the European Union, sanction wars and sharpening conflicts between key international players. One more factor that shaped the international situation throughout the year was the further…

Video: NATO Trident Juncture DV day demonstration

Thursday, November 1, 2018

A large-scale demonstration of NATO capabilities took place in Trondheim, Norway, as part of exercise Trident Juncture 2018 for visiting media and dignitaries. After a display of intelligence gathering assets, forces from land, air and sea conducted a beach assault, displaying the full range of joint capabilities available to the Alliance. Through these activities, NATO continues to demonstrate its will and resolve to act in the defence of the NATO…