Palestinian journalist, paramedic injured as Israeli settlers raid Joseph’s Tomb Pics

A Palestinian journalist and a paramedic were injured by Israeli forces’ fire as they escorted Israeli settlers raiding Joseph’s Tomb in the northern occupied West Bank district of Nablus, on predawn Thursday. AhlulBayt News Agency (ABNA): A Palestinian journalist and a paramedic were injured by Israeli forces’ fire as they escorted Israeli settlers raiding Joseph’s…

Nigerien troops kill 280 Boko Haram terrorists

Troops and air strikes have killed more than 280 Boko Haram militants since the Nigerien Government started an operation against the group last week, the Defense Ministry said. AhlulBayt News Agency (ABNA): Troops and air strikes have killed more than 280 Boko Haram militants since the Nigerien Government started an operation against the group last…

Light – the ideal infrastructure for the IoT

Simon Blazey, strategic solution sales manager at Tridonic UK, discusses how lighting systems are the perfect infrastructure and basis for a successful IoT Smart building is already a much-used phrase. It stands for the efforts to create intelligently networked, energy-efficient and sustainable buildings – always linked with new technologies and the Internet of Things (IoT).…

Israeli forces open fire at school students in Nablus

Israeli soldier opened live fire and tear-gas bombs targeting Palestinian students who were leaving their school in the northern occupied West Bank village of Tell in Nablus, on Thursday. AhlulBayt News Agency (ABNA): Israeli soldier opened live fire and tear-gas bombs targeting Palestinian students who were leaving their school in the northern occupied West Bank…

Hamilton to participate in ‘Meet the Lecturer’ events

Continuing its ongoing initiative to support the next generation of professional electricians with training and education, Hamilton Litestat has confirmed its 2019 partnership with SPARKS and participation in three regional SPARKS events. Hamilton will present its range of smart lighting and audio control solutions to college staff as part of the ‘Meet the Lecturer’ event…

ECA highlights key 18th Edition changes

ECA tells us that the new publication is essential for all electrotechnical designers and installers, with changes varying from simple rewordings to some complete regulation overhauls. The regulations – also known as BS 7671 – are not retrospective, and installations designed after December 31, 2018 are to comply with BS 7671:2018. ECA is recommending that…

acdc makes light work of facade illumination

acdc has supplied a variety of luminaires for the illumination of the facade and grounds of the new Boroughmuir High School in Edinburgh. Part of the Scottish Government’s ‘Scotland’s Schools for the Future’ scheme, Boroughmuir High School is a brand new building that offers more space and facilities for the pupils and teaching staff. The…