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2014-03-31 20:22:58

ENA President Urges Vigorous Enforcement of New Law DES PLAINES, Ill., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Emergency Nurses Association commended Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter for signing into law a bill that makes it a felony to assault or batter emergency nurses. Idaho is the 30(th) state to make violence against emergency nurses a felony. Both houses of the legislature passed it less than a month after it was introduced. Violators could face up to three years in state...

2011-04-11 21:57:06

Nitrogen is needed to feed a growing world population but pollutes air, soil and water A major new study finds that nitrogen pollution is costing each person in Europe around £130 - £650 (&eur;150 "“ &eur;740 Euros) a year. The first European Nitrogen Assessment (ENA) is launched at a conference today in Edinburgh, Scotland. The study, carried out by 200 experts from 21 countries and 89 organizations, estimates that the annual cost of damage caused by nitrogen across Europe...

2008-10-24 09:00:07

Gemin X Pharmaceuticals announced today key clinical and preclinical data from studies of two of the Company's novel, targeted cancer therapeutics - obatoclax (GX15-070), an innovative pan-Bcl2 inhibitor; and GMX1777, a novel inhibitor of NAD+ metabolism. These data were presented during the 20th EORTC-NCI-AACR (ENA) Symposium on "Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics," being held in Geneva, Switzerland from October 21 through October 24, 2008. "These multiple poster presentations at...

2008-10-09 15:00:33

Text of report in English by state-owned Ethiopian news agency ENA website Addis Ababa, 9 October: The Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (EEPCo) signed an agreement worth 210m euros with Vergnet Groupe, a French company, providing the former to generate electric power from Ashegoba Wind Power Project. EEPCo General Manager Mhret Debebe and the president of the company, Marc Vergnet, signed the agreement here on Thursday [9 October]. Speaking at the signing ceremony, Minister of Mines...

2008-09-24 15:00:31

Text of report entitled "ERTA to increase broadcast hour" published in English by state-owned Ethiopian news agency ENA website The Ethiopian Radio and Television Agency (ERTA) announced airtime allotment and plans to expand its broadcast service coverage. ERTA told ENA on Tuesday [23 September] that it has increased broadcast service to 15 hours from the previous 12 hours. The agency would also provide broadcast service using satellite from 2.00 a.m. [local time] until 6.00 a.m.[local...

2008-09-23 00:00:29

Text of report in English by state-owned Ethiopian news agency ENA website Addis Ababa, 22 September: Irish Aid, the Embassy of Netherlands and the UK Department of International Development (DFID) announced a grant of 18.5m US dollar over three years to support DKT Ethiopia's social marketing activities for reproductive health, HIV/ AIDS prevention and maternal/child health. According to a press release DKT Ethiopia sent to ENA [Ethiopian News Agency on Monday [22 September],...

2008-08-19 15:01:03

Text of report in English by state-owned Ethiopian news agency ENA website Addis Ababa, 19 August: Ministry of Mines and Energy and Titan Resources Corporation, a US-based company, signed on Tuesday [19 August] an agreement that enables the latter to explore and develop petroleum around the Nile and Ogaden basins located in Amhara [northwestern] and Somali [southeastern Ethiopia] States respectively. Minister of mines and energy, Alemayehu Tegenu, and international representative of the...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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