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  China Human Rights Update (February, 2000)
A January 23, 2000 report carried news of the December detentions of Bishop Han Dingxiang and lay leader Wang Changqun, the arrests during Easter 1999 of Fathers Guo Yibao and Wang Zhenhe, and the detention of Father Xie Guolin sometime in 1999.
Although he was released on January 28, 2000, his arbitrary arrest and detention testify to the capriciousness of "rule of law" in China and the dangers of conducting research into "sensitive" subjects even in sources freely available within China.
In January 2000, the Dalai Lama rejected as unauthentic the two-year-old child ordained as the reincarnation of Reting Rinpoche.
www.hrw.org /campaigns/china-99/china-update.htm   (3184 words)

  
 UNHCR - Mexico: A demonstration in Tuxtla Gutierrez on 6 February 2000, organized by school principals, parents and ...
No reports of a demonstration in Tuxtla Gutierrez on 6 February 2000, organized by school principals, parents and peasants, protesting government neglect in the provision of supplies, could be found among the sources consulted by the Research Directorate.
The strike took place, and on 17 February 2000 the state secretary of education reported that because the state government was unable to meet the salary demands of the state teachers, it was requesting additional funds from the federal education secretariat, and thus expected the teachers' strike to end shortly (El Orbe 18 Feb. 2000).
According to one report, on 7 February 2000 the president of the Chiapas CEDH, Licenciado Luis Felipe Cancino González, received a special rapporteur of the United Nations at the Boulevard Comitan headquarters of the Chiapas CEDH (La República 8 Feb. 2000).
www.unhcr.org /home/RSDCOI/3df4be6fc.html   (587 words)

  
  Encyclopedia: February 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - 2000 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December This is a timeline for events in September, 2000.
February 6 - Tarja Kaarina Halonen (born December 24, 1943) is a Finnish lawyer and politician.
February 29 - This A leap year (or intercalary year) is a year containing an extra day or month in order to keep the calendar year in sync with an astronomical or seasonal year.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/February-2000   (858 words)

  
 Windows 2000 Bugs (February, 2000)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
According to Microsoft, if you upgrade to the release version of Windows 2000 from a previous (presumably beta) version of Windows 2000, and you have a disk that is part of a fault-tolerant set, it may become orphaned during the GUI setup.
On a Windows 2000 computer with a wimpy power supply, an Adaptec ANA62044 64-bit 4-port PCI Fast Ethernet adapter may not be able to automatically negotiate network connection on two of the ports.
On a Windows 2000 computer, if you have a Digi International 8-port PCI card installed, and you have an 8-port concentrator connected to the card, you will not be able to install or support modems, according to Microsoft.
www.bugnet.com /analysis/feb_00/w2kbugs.htm   (1637 words)

  
 ETVoice - February 2000
January 27, 2000 - Candice Stevens, Director, and her staff from the STI Directorate met with Penelope Hansen to discuss the publication of an OECD article on verification programs in North America and other ongoing efforts of the Paris based organization in the general area of environmental technology and sustainable development.
June 14-16, 2000 - The 2000 Indoor Drinking Water Conference will be held at the Adams Mark Hotel in Denver, CO. This event, which is sponsored by the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA), is part of the NEHA Annual Educational Conference (AEC) and Exhibition.
June 16-17, 2000 - The 2000 Indoor Air Quality Conference will be held at the Adams Mark Hotel in Denver, CO. This event, which is sponsored by the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA), is part of the NEHA Annual Educational Conference (AEC) and Exhibition.
www.epa.gov /etv/etvoice/00-02.html   (2037 words)

  
 TPIT, February/March, 2000
The Deadline for the April/May issue of TPIT is Friday March 24, 2000.
Shelby Meixell was baptized on January 23, in the presence of her parents Matt and Elizabeth Meixell, her sister Samantha Meixell, her paternal grandparents, Darlene and Roger Isenberg from Minnesota, her Aunt Janie Atchley from Missouri, Hank and Paula Scarpelli, and a congregation of extended family.
The committee’s goals for the path are: 1) Complete Richmond’s Bay Trail in 2000 on the west shore from Marina Bay to Point Molate Beach Park, between Miller/Knox Regional Shoreline and Wildcat Creek, on the north shore from Wildcat Creek to Point Pinole Regional Shoreline.
www.alkos.com /prha/newsletters/TPIT_FebruaryMarch_2000.html   (5905 words)

  
 Canadian Federal Budget Commentary - February 28, 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Effective for 2000 and subsequent years, the Budget extends the disability tax credit to individuals certified to have a severe and prolonged mental or physical impairment and whose ability to perform a basic activity of daily living would be markedly restricted all or substantially all of the time in the absence of qualifying therapy.
Effective for 2000 and subsequent years, this surtax is reduced to 48% of basic federal tax to be more comparable with average provincial tax rates.
Effective for taxation years ending after February, 2000, the Budget proposes to treat provincial deductions for SRED that exceed the actual amount of the expenditure (commonly referred to as superdeductions), as government assistance, thereby reducing the base for which federal investment tax credits will be computed.
www.lawinternational.com /articles/cbudget.html   (6286 words)

  
 Bosnia and Herzegovina Letter of Intent, February 23, 2000
As for the 2000 budgets, both Entities and the State have adopted 2000 budgets that are broadly based on key parameters agreed with the IMF.
In 2000, the overall deficit-to-GDP ratios (before grants) in the Federation and the Republika Srpska are projected to be 1.6 percent and 3.4 percent, respectively, slightly lower than those estimated for 1999.
Under the program for 2000, the implementation of macroeconomic policies will be monitored on the basis of quarterly quantitative performance criteria on government domestic borrowing, on currency board operations, and on external borrowing.
www.imf.org /external/NP/LOI/2000/bih/01   (3953 words)

  
 Anil Dash: Posts from February 2000
From here, you can also go forward to March 2000.
February 27, 2000: Nice to see some hard »
February 22, 2000: Man, this is too scary.
www.dashes.com /anil/2000/02   (249 words)

  
 FEBRUARY 2000 MINUTES   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
February 16, 2000 - 4:00 P.M. The regular meeting of the Atlantic County Municipal Joint Insurance Fund (ACMJIF) was held on February 16, 2000, at The Heritage House at Wheaton Village, Millville, New Jersey, at 4 PM, prevailing time.
The Closed Session minutes of the meeting of January 19, 2000 shall not be released to members of the public until the reason(s) for their remaining closed is no longer applicable and the Fund Solicitor has had an opportunity to review them.
Leonard said that this issue was brought up at the MEL Legislative Meeting, and the MEL lobbyist was charged with the responsibility of contacting the governor’s office to determine the reasoning behind her veto, with the intent to modify the bill and then have it reintroduced.
www.acmjif.org /minutes/00minutes/feb00.html   (2151 words)

  
 News Summary: February - July 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
February 26: Beatrix, Queen of the Netherlands, has denied Ajax' request to grant the club the 'Royal' title on March 18, when Ajax celebrates its centenary.
February 24: The mayor of the town of Den Bosch has cancelled the FC Den Bosch vs Ajax league match scheduled for this Sunday.
February 13: Co Adriaanse, whose name was yelled by the F-Side for months, has probably dreamed of a Willem II victory in the ArenA.
www.ajax-usa.com /news/2000   (15228 words)

  
 Ballot Access News -- February 1, 2000
This is the case in which the Democratic, Republican, Libertarian and Peace and Freedom Parties all sued to overturn the new California "blanket primary" initiative passed by the voters in 1996.
The problem is that they can only nominate by primary, and their statewide candidates need 2,000 signatures to get on their own party's primary ballots.
During primary season 2000, there have been seven Republican presidential primary debates which included all six candidates who are on the ballot in almost all Republican primaries.
www.ballot-access.org /2000/0201.html   (3974 words)

  
 CNN - IT proceeds with caution - February 8, 2000
According to InfoWorld's 1999 State of the Enterprise Survey, 99.4 percent of businesses use Windows as their primary desktop platform; 80.1 percent say Windows is their primary platform for Web servers; and 81.4 percent use the ubiquitous operating system as their primary application server platform.
When Microsoft executives said in 1997 that they were "betting the company" on Windows 2000 -- due for a formal launch next week, and already up and running in many enterprises -- they weren't exaggerating.
However, what will be key to dot-coms scrutinizing Windows 2000 are security features such as Kerberos and support for up-to-date standards, as well as scalability additions such as eight-way SMP (symmetric multiprocessing) support and network load balancing.
archives.cnn.com /2000/TECH/computing/02/08/snr.win2000.idg   (1581 words)

  
 QDN: Tuesday, February 29, 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
I have had to think about this long and hard, since I used to be their biggest fan, but I’ve come to a decision that I can no longer recommend Dell computers to anyone.
Today, I decided to do a complete reinstall on one of my Windows 2000 boxes; I bought a big, fast new hard disk for it, and wanted to strip it down to bare metal, as it were, and start the installation from scratch.
There is a major change in functionality introduced in Internet Information Server 5.0 (the version of IIS that comes with Windows 2000) that may affect your ability to run Frontier as a webserver.
q.queso.com /archives/2000_02   (10972 words)

  
 February 4, 2000
Overall, the company is looking to open as many as 60 stores this year; four additional stores in the Dallas/Fort Worth, TX market and a store in Rochester, MN as well as fill in sites throughout the Midwestern and Mid-Atlantic markets.
Preferred demographics include a population of 2,000 within one mile earning $27,000 as the average income.
The convenience stores, which also sell gasoline, occupy spaces of 2,000 sq.ft. to 2,500 sq.ft. in freestanding facilities in a land area of 200 x 200.
www.tenant-search.net /dealmakers/2000Issues/Dm020400.htm   (9744 words)

  
 Southern Warbirds Chronicle February 2000
The first squadron I joined was the RNZAF in February 1999, which was renamed a month or 2 later to PFG (Pacific Fighter Group) after a young member sent a virus to some of the members.
If you sign up before June 1st 2000, the installation cost is $99.00 instead of $169.95.
Here we go again, Telstra Bigpond, Australias' largest telco and ISP is now offering cable internet access for $65.95 per month with a setup fee of $169.95 for an 18 month contract, there are supposedly no download or upload costs and the setup fee includes cable modem and ethernet card..
underworld.fortunecity.com /reflex/204/february.html   (2042 words)

  
 Message by Pujya Swamiji
In the Western world, February is the month of love, the month of Valentine’s Day.
On February 14th, we paint everything with pretty red hearts and we say, “I love you.
When our loved ones ask a favor on the 15th or the 16th of February, do we remember that we told them, “I am yours.
www.parmarth.com /updates/feb2000/message.html   (1103 words)

  
 Family First: February 2000 Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
You may search our extensive database of over 2000 family first site reviews, or check back each day for a new site.
This site contains several links that explain the significance of the day, the technical aspects of it, as well as some of the lighthearted fun that surrounds it (such as the Worldwide Leap Year Festival in Anthony, NM/TX, which is not an annual event).
Okay, it is the 14th of February, and it is Valentine's Day.
www.familyfirst.com /2000_02.html   (4454 words)

  
 Newsletter: February 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
It is generally known that the year 2000 is the jubilee year.
The year 2000 will be intensely Eucharistic: in the sacrament of the Eucharist the Savior, who took flesh in Mary's womb 20 centuries ago, continues to offer himself to humanity.
The celebrating of the Great Jubilee of the Year 2000 is a great challenge for the Church.
www.blessedsacrament.com /usa/newsletter/feb2000.html   (8609 words)

  
 Critical Update, February 17, 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Bring your computer up-to-date with the latest updates for the Windows 2000 operating system.
This is not a Year 2000 problem, as it affects all dates.
This update resolves a potential data-corruption problem that can occur when saving files as.htm to an http server from Office 2000 programs, including Word and Excel.
www.microsoft.com /windows2000/downloads/critical/q253934   (204 words)

  
 Siva - News Archive February 2000
In February 1998, Virgin sued the band for alleged breach of its 1991 contract.
This was several months after the Pumpkins informed the label they were invoking a California labor law limiting personal contracts to seven years, and would not deliver any more albums.
The single will be released in other select countries around the world on February 21st as well.
www.blamo.org /sp/news/archives/feb00.shtml   (3067 words)

  
 February 18, 2000
The company’s goal is to open 30 to 33 stores during fiscal 2000.
Max and Erma’s Restaurants Inc. (614-431-5800) plans to open eight restaurants during fiscal 2000 and 2001 in IN, KY, MI, NC, OH and PA. All but four of the company’s 52 existing restaurants are located in suburban areas.
The restaurants, serving pizza and sandwiches, occupy spaces of 1,000 sq.ft. to 2,000 sq.ft. in freestanding facilities, strip and specialty centers.
www.tenant-search.net /dealmakers/2000Issues/Dm021800.htm   (8344 words)

  
 February 2000 News Archive: Digital Photography Review
Toshiba Japan today announced the M70, their first foray into the 3 megapixel race, a camera first seen at PMA2000 now headlines Toshiba's range with a 3x Canon Zoom lens (35-105mm 35mm equiv., fast F2.0) uses SmartMedia for storage and has full support for the shutterbug features of Aperture and Shutter priority.
Impress PC Watch's resident photography Yamada reports from PMA 2000, he breaks news of Minolta's new digital camera the Dimage 2300 and a new 3.34 megapixel Toshiba PDR-70.
Displaytech will be exhibiting micro (0.19" diagonal) LCD displays on their stand at PMA 2000, these displays are designed to be used in viewfinder for video cameras, digital cameras and head-mounted displays and produce a 320 x 240 (76,800 pixel) image.
www.dpreview.com /news/0002/archive.asp   (2980 words)

  
 February 2000 Driftwords
The second regular meeting of the year 2000 will be held in the Anchor & Shield Club on Thursday, February 17, at 1930.
I know some of you may be wondering what is going on with the Air Ops part of our flotilla.
The Greater Gulf Coast Boat Show starts Thursday, February 17 at the Mobile Convention Center and continues through Sunday February 20.
www.geocities.com /devoema1/driftwords/dw20ii.html   (1066 words)

  
 Linux Magazine - February 2000
Though communicating with your computer via keyboard rather than mouse can be a bit intimidating at first, most people find that picking up just a few simple commands can go a long way toward making them much more efficient and happy Linuxniks.
You've no doubt heard the computer-age observation that you can never be too rich, too thin, or have too much RAM or hard-drive space.
When we launched the project that I'm working on -- the Linux Professional Institute -- a year ago, we knew that we would be able to leverage this open source methodology to make the project stronger and better, even though we weren't developing software.
www.linux-mag.com /2000-02/toc.html   (778 words)

  
 A WORD FOR TODAY, February 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
God is persistent, however, so continues to send those twinges, causing us to consider each thought, word and deed, until we are transformed.
So that the seasons would remain consistent with the months of the year, one day must be added to the calendar every four years.
This is called a leap year, and February 29th is the day that has been added.
www.angelfire.com /ak3/dailyword/february2.html   (8920 words)

  
 Moon Farmer : Embedded in my pigmentation
My implementation of the International Women's Day 2000 subsite of the Status of Women Canada federal department is going up piecemeal.
Enticing as a prolonged anticipation Enticing as a prolonged anticipation seems, this fellow is about to miss the train, and just because he does not know the destination.
I shall be telling this with a sigh Somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I- I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference.
www.moonfarmer.org /archives/2000_02.php   (3920 words)

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