Olympic committees discuss eradicating abuse in Japanese sport after damning report


TOKYO (Reuters) – International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach has held discussions with his counterpart at the Japanese Olympic Committee about eradicating abuse within Japanese sport following a damning report by Human Rights Watch (HRW) last month.

FILE PHOTO: The Olympic rings are pictured in front of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Lausanne, Switzerland, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

The HRW report found child athletes in Japan often suffer physical and verbal abuse and sometimes sexual abuse during training after documenting the experiences of over 800 athletes in 50 sports.

The IOC said

Parenting Tips: 7 Unusual reasons why your baby cannot sleep


If your baby used to sleep properly earlier and now is unable to fall asleep, then you need to help him or her. There are certain reasons that are not so common but can disturb your baby’s sleep. Some of them are provided below.

Parenting Tips: 7 Unusual reasons why your baby cannot sleepParenting Tips: 7 Unusual reasons why your baby cannot sleep

Baby’s sleeping issues are one of the biggest concerns of parents. It generally takes a lot of time to get your infant into a strict routine of sleeping. They tend to stay up late and have an interrupted sleep which disturbs parents’ sleep routine as well.

Alicia Keys Is Launching Her Own Lifestyle Beauty Brand


If there’s one thing Alicia Keys knows, it’s good skin. When the Grammy Award Winner announced she was going completely make-up free in 2016, she encouraged a wave of fans to embrace their natural beauty, ‘flaws’ and all.

When writing about her decision, Keys explained it was ‘the strongest, most empowered, most free, and most honestly beautiful that I have ever felt’. She’s also completely stuck to her decision, nailing a number of huge red carpet events with not a swipe of foundation.

So it comes as no surprise that the singer has announced she’s launching her own lifestyle beauty

KBR Reports Solid Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results; Announces Portfolio Shaping to Advance Business Transformation


HOUSTON, Aug. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — KBR, Inc. (NYSE: KBR), a global provider of differentiated technologies, professional services and solutions across the asset and program life cycle, today announced the initiation of a portfolio transformation and strong second quarter 2020 financial results.

KBR has completed its portfolio review and is advancing its business transformation, moving from its current three-segment business model to a two-segment model, featuring Government Solutions and Technology Solutions. This portfolio shaping, which will occur over the remainder of 2020, combined with strong second quarter results, demonstrate continued advancement of the company’s long-term vision.

“The transformation of our