1 P7 P16. Community Community ICAI Doha Urdu poets Chapter enthral organises audience seminar on during the 60th cybersecurity at anniversary poetry Hotel Crowne Plaza symposium by The Business Park. Bazm-e-Urdu Qatar. Monday, September 30, 2019. Safar 1, 1441 AH. Doha today: 320 - 370. COVER. STORY. Magic device Rapid DNA' promises breakthroughs in solving crimes. So why does it face a backlash? P4-5. QUIZ SHOWBIZ. Gandhi's words resonate It's a good time for more today than ever before. actors, says Sonal. Page 10 Page 14. 2 GULF TIMES Monday, September 30, 2019. COMMUNITY ROUND & ABOUT. PRAYER TIME. Fajr Shorooq (sunrise) Zuhr (noon) Asr (afternoon) Maghreb (sunset) Isha (night) USEFUL NUMBERS. Cold Blood Legacy edge of a lake. One day, an injured woman arrives in front of DIRECTION: Fred eic Petitjean his house. CAST: Jean Reno, Sarah Lind, Joe Anderson To save her, he could well risk his own life. SYNOPSIS: A hit-man lives isolated in a cabin at the THEATRES: Landmark, The Mall, Royal Plaza Emergency 999.
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3 Rajesh, Anu Emmanuel reunite the magical creature with his THEATRES: The Mall, Landmark, SYNOPSIS: A magical Yeti must family. Royal Plaza uote Unquote Q. If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.. -Napoleon Hill Community Editor Kamran Rehmat e-mail: Telephone: 44466405. Fax: 44350474. Monday, September 30, 2019 GULF TIMES 3. ROUND & ABOUT COMMUNITY. Artistic Gymnastic Classes craft, drawing and painting, personality WHERE: Qatar Academy Msheireb development and public speaking, Bollywood WHEN: Ongoing dance, contemporary, hip hop styles, music TIME: 3:15pm 4:15pm both vocals and instrumentals. To develop The olympic sport using horizontal bar, health consciousness, we train them karate, rings and oor exercises on mats for the yoga with special sessions for kids and adults. children from age 4 till 16. Mamangam has also come up with chess and robotics in regular batches in an attempt to give a better learning experience, as they sharpen their minds and brains too.
4 For those who wish to register for more details, visit Ballet Lessons WHERE: Music and Arts Atelier WHEN: Ongoing TIME: 4pm 8pm For more info e-mail at or call on 33003839. EVENTS. Ezdan Zoo at Ezdan Mall WHERE: Ezdan Mall Arabic Calligraphy Workshop WHEN: Ongoing till October 4 WHEN: Saturday Wednesday TIME: 6pm 9pm TIME: 6pm Let's Get Wild! Hop on over to Ezdan Arabic Calligraphy workshop is back. Mall Little Animal Zoo and experience Come and learn the artistic practice of Arabic adventurous Safari tours. handwriting and calligraphy at Music and Arts Atelier. Qatar International Art Festival 2019 The lessons will take place every Saturday, WHERE: Katara Cultural Village Monday and Wednesday at 6pm. For WHEN: 30 October - 5 November more information, contact TIME: 10am - 12pm The festival offers other bene ts to participants, including the promotion of their work, interaction with print, electronic, digital, and social media, interaction with selected art collectors, art investors, and potential buyers.
5 QIAF, one of the largest art festivals in Qatar, is organised every year. After School Activities WHERE: Atelier Yoga Class WHEN: Ongoing WHERE: Lululemon, Mall of Qatar Music and arts activities for students WHEN: Every Saturday taking place after they nish their day in TIME: 8:30am 9:30am school includes Group Music lessons, Hip- Join the complimentary in-store yoga hop, Ballet, Drawing and Painting, Drama classes. No registration or mat is required. Theatre & Taekwondo. Ages between 5 and 10. The class runs on rst come rst served basis. years old after school hours. Career Guidance Hobby Classes WHERE: Right Track Consultants, Al WHERE: Mamangam Performing Art Sadd Centre WHEN: Sunday Thursday WHEN:Saturday Friday Dance and Instrument Classes TIME: 6pm 8pm Mamangam is an art and performance WHERE: TCA Campus, Behind Gulf Times Career guidance for course, country, centre started with a vision of spreading Building college and entrance for students of Grade our knowledge, interests and experience in WHEN: Wednesday Monday IX-XII, of all curriculum.
6 Career assessments various disciplines in arts across different Learn the movements of dance styles in administered for stream preference, career countries for children and adults. Bollywood, Hip Hop and also the musical test, branch preference, personality, Mamangam has become the favourite instruments such as Piano, Guitar, Keyboard multiple intelligence and learning styles centre for learning. We offer regular classes for adults as well kids and move in the world and productivity. For more information, in the following disciplines like traditional of music. For details, contact 66523871/. 55448835. classical and folk dance forms, art and 31326749. Compiled by Nausheen Shaikh. E-mail: Events and timings subject to change 4 GULF TIMES Monday, September 30, 2019. COMMUNITY COVER STORY. In the fast lane The printer-sized boxes can analyse a sample of blood, saliva or other biological matter in about 90 minutes, and they have a number of potential applications, writes Maura Dolan, of a device called Rapid DNA'.
7 THE device : A DNA readout on a Thermo Fisher RapidHIT 200 Rapid DNA machine in Santa Ana. F. or decades, scientists have used Science Commission. But we have to be there is a mixture of DNA from multiple ever-improving DNA forensics sure that any technology is ready for prime individuals, said Vincent A Figarelli, to help solve crimes and detect time and is reliable and that the people superintendent of Arizona's Crime suspects in cold cases such as who are using it are trained. Laboratory System. In those situations, the Golden State Killer. But it Two companies dominate the US a trained forensic scientist is needed to There is no question has never been quick work: Laboratory market for Rapid DNA, Colorado-based interpret it. that getting faster analyses of genetic evidence can take weeks, even months to complete. ANDE and Massachusetts-based Thermo Fisher Scienti c. They stand to capitalise Mixture interpretation is the most difficult thing that crime laboratory DNA results is good That could all change, if private companies succeed in widely marketing a on the mushrooming demands for DNA.
8 Analysis, and both are seeking to change analysts have to do by far, Figarelli said. There's no way you want a Rapid DNA. for everyone in the device called Rapid DNA. state and federal laws so they can expand operator doing a mixture analysis.. The printer-sized boxes costing up to use of their machines. Another concern is that police might criminal justice $250,000 apiece can analyse a sample of In California, Contra Costa, Sacramento consume an entire genetic sample while system. But we have blood, saliva or other biological matter in about 90 minutes, and they have a number and Orange counties have acquired the devices, and both the Los Angeles Police conducting a Rapid DNA test, leaving nothing for an accredited laboratory or the to be sure that any of potential applications. A machine Department and the Los Angeles County defence in future court proceedings. In Kentucky where it is a felony to developed by Colorado-based ANDE Sheriff 's Department are trying to do so, technology is reliable Corporation helped identify victims of as part of an FBI pilot project.
9 Proponents completely consume a DNA crime scene the 2018 Paradise re and the more recent say Rapid DNA would allow officers to sample ANDE and Thermo Fisher last Conception dive boat disaster. more quickly identify a serial rapist or year approached state law enforcement, Lynn Garcia, general But it is the prospective use of Rapid DNA in criminal investigations that even a murderer, preventing suspects from slipping from their grasp. misrepresenting their products'. immediate potential, said Laura Sudkamp, counsel of the Texas is setting off alarm bells. Both privacy In June, US Immigration and Customs director of the state police forensic advocates and some forensic scientists Enforcement issued a $ million contract laboratory. Forensic Science fear police will abuse the technology to one Rapid DNA company to determine I jumped all over them, Sudkamp said. Commission to test people without their informed consent, or to mishandle evidence that familial relationships of migrants at the border and to deter fraud and human They were not telling the truth.
10 Ron O'Brien, a spokesman for Thermo could compromise prosecutions. trafficking. Fisher, said the company was unaware There is no question that getting faster There is no question the devices of any employees improperly promoting DNA results is good for everyone in the work well on single-source DNA, the product in Kentucky. Jim Davis, criminal justice system, said Lynn Garcia, genetic material that comes from a chief federal officer for ANDE, said some general counsel of the Texas Forensic single person. The problem comes when laboratories feel imperilled by the new Monday, September 30, 2019 GULF TIMES 5. COVER STORY COMMUNITY. technology and underestimate the abilities of law enforcement. In Texas, the practices of ANDE. prompted some to worry about a rushed rollout. In May, the Texas Forensic Science Commission learned that ANDE and a Houston hospital had entered into an agreement to test rape kits with Rapid DNA, without the written consent of victims or knowledge of forensic scientists.