Jordie Barrett’s casual booming dropgoal after the halftime whistle

first_imgFriday Jul 14, 2017 Jordie Barrett’s casual booming dropgoal after the halftime whistle Clips of this kick spread across the net this week following the third and final Test of the All Blacks vs Lions series. The casual way that 20-year-old Jordie Barrett slotted it was very impressive.However, there are also some debating whether it was a punt or not. The trajectory of the ball, and the fact that it would make more sense for him to attempt something that is actually part of the game, leads one to suspect it’s a dropkick, and it certainly looks like one at this angle, the only available.  What do you think?Either way, it’s a great strike, and would have been very handy in the closing minutes of what was a ridiculously tight Test match, ending in a 15-15 stalemate to tie the series. Highlights hereADVERTISEMENT Posted By: rugbydump Share Send Thanks Sorry there has been an error British & Irish Lions 2017 , See it to Believe it Related Articles 195 WEEKS AGO The 2017 Lions tour documentary looks epic… 203 WEEKS AGO The Impact of British and Irish Lions Tours… 204 WEEKS AGO So that’s how it feels to kiss your sister… From the WebThis Video Will Soon Be Banned. Watch Before It’s DeletedSecrets RevealedYou Won’t Believe What the World’s Most Beautiful Girl Looks Like TodayNueeyUrologists Stunned: Forget the Blue Pill, This “Fixes” Your EDSmart Life ReportsGranny Stuns Doctors by Removing Her Wrinkles with This Inexpensive TipSmart Life ReportsIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier Living30+ Everyday Items with a Secret Hidden PurposeNueeyThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

National food estate development under way despite setbacks, Jokowi says

first_img“There has been progress in the field, despite a number of issues that immediately need to be resolved, such as matters related to land ownership in the food estate area,” the President said, adding that he would discuss land ownership issues with the Agrarian and Spatial Planning Ministry.Read also: Prabowo to oversee development of food estate program, Jokowi saysHe went on to say that the government had formulated a master plan for the program, given that a unified development scheme was crucial to account for irrigated and non-irrigated lands in each food estate site.“[…] there are 148,000 hectares of irrigated land in Central Kalimantan that will be used to plant rice paddies and 622,000 ha of non-irrigated land in the region developed for cassava, corn and cattle,” Jokowi said.Furthermore, infrastructure development was already under way in the regions – including the construction of roads – to accommodate access for vehicles and heavy equipment, he added.Jokowi appointed Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto to lead the development of the national food estate program because food resilience falls within the domain of national defense.He said the program was meant as an anticipatory measure amid concerns over a global food crisis due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, as predicted by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).Topics : The government has determined that the country’s food estate will be primarily developed in Central Kalimantan and North Sumatra, bringing the program closer to fruition amid concerns over a food crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo revealed on Wednesday that the development of the food estate in Kapuas regency and Pulau Pisau regency, Central Kalimantan and in Humbang Hasundutan regency, North Sumatra was already under way.In addition, the government had started the early stages of food estate development in several other provinces, such as Papua, East Nusa Tenggara and South Sumatra, he said.last_img read more

‘People are drowning in debt’ – crackdown on loan sharks welcomed

first_imgRadio NZ News 6 June 2020Family First Comment: Finally. We’ve asked successive governments for a cap on interest rates for years!“ the amount of interest that finance companies can charge on loans is capped. Mobile traders are now required to adhere to responsible lending requirements and lenders cannot offer credit to an applicant who has taken two high-cost loans in the past 90 days. There is also a maximum daily interest rate – of 0.8 percent per day – that can be charged on loans.”Manukau Urban Māori Authority has welcomed the government’s new regulations to crack down on predatory lending.The changes to the Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act came into effect on 1 June and are designed to reduce the impact of loan sharks and mobile traders offering crippling high-interest rate loans.Under the new protections, the amount of interest that finance companies can charge on loans is capped.Mobile traders are now required to adhere to responsible lending requirements and lenders cannot offer credit to an applicant who has taken two high-cost loans in the past 90 days.There is also a maximum daily interest rate – of 0.8 percent per day – that can be charged on loans.The government announced in April that it was fast tracking changes, due to fears desperate households would resort to high-interest loans during the coronavirus economic crisis.Manukau Urban Māori Authority general manager of whānau services Veronica Henare said for areas like South Auckland, where predatory lending is a real problem, the new regulations have been a long time coming.READ MORE: https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/ldr/418394/people-are-drowning-in-debt-crackdown-on-loan-sharks-welcomedlast_img read more