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New General Manager at Shanghai Marriott Hotel Hongqiao

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Aug 30 '17 · 0 comments
General David Petraeus could take over at CIA after missing out on top Pentagon role

military's commander in Afghanistan could take over the CIA later this year after being overlooked to become Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, it has bvlgari B.zero1 necklace fake emerged. defence secretary Robert Gates as 'one of history's greatest battle captains' for his leadership in Iraq, may move from active service to the corridors of intelligence later this year. government sources.

White House and Pentagon officials have refused to comment on the speculation but NPR reports the general would likely accept the position if it was offered.

He would not be the first high ranking officer to head the CIA former Air Force General Michael Hayden was Mr Panetta's predecessor while the replica bulgari b.zero1 pendant role was a stepping stone to the presidency for George Bush.

Yet moving to the CIA could be a hollow promotion for Gen Petraeus, who is thought to be disappointed that he has not been considered to become Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

The 59 year old general has turned down a number of high profile military jobs in the last year including the top Nato position in Brussels in the hope of succeeding Admiral Mike Mullen at the Pentagon.

But the current vice chairman of the joint chiefs, General James Cartwright, looks a more likely successor to Admiral Mullen, reports claim.

Personnel problem: It is thought President Barack Obama will select General James Cartwright, rather than Gen Petraeus, as the next Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Gen Cartwright was dubbed President Barack Obama's favourite general in Washington Post journalist Bob Woodward's book Obama's Wars but has not held command positions in Iraq or Afghanistan. forces in Afghanistan.

An associate of Gen Petraeus told The Times: 'It appears they don't want him as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs because he's too well known, too celebrated and would have influence beyond his position. It's tragic.'

Speculation about Gen Petraeus' future comes as President Obama prepares to select a successor to Defence Secretary Robert Gates.

Mr Gates, a former CIA director with enormous clout in Washington, was brought in by Republican President George W. Bush in 2006 to replace Donald Rumsfeld at the height of the Iraq war.

'You have to worry about the optics of a leadership change during a time of overseas interventions.' said Darrell West of Brookings Institute think tank. 'There's always a fear of a loss of continuity.'

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Aug 30 '17 · 0 comments
How rich is Kate Moss

Kate first came onto the modelling scene in the 1990s; alongside Naomi Campbell and Cindy Crawford, she became part of the super elite breed of supermodels entering the fashion industry. At the young age of 14, Kate was scouted at JFK airport and has since featured in an array of fashion projects.

She was instantly in demand and became known for her 'waif' look, this led to numerous modelling deals where she went from an unknown school girl to a top earning model.

However, at the peak of her career, or at least her mentions in the newspapers, Kate's financial situation took a dive after a newspaper reported an alleged drug scandal. Her career struggled but today she is ranked third on the Forbes world's top earning models list.

In the early 1990s Kate's career rocketed as she landed contracts with elite fashion designers; Yves Saint Laurent, Versace and Calvin Klein. With such lucrative clients, Kate earned an impressive $2.6m in 1994 which soon soared to $22.6m at the end of 2000.

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These allegations came as a blow and her contract with Chanel was not renewed.

After a public apology and rehab, Kate's career began to flourish, as six months after the scandal she was once again the face of Calvin Klein adding a reported 1.5m to her earnings. Burberry shortly followed after by renewing her contact. Kate bounced back, with her earnings tipped to be 9m a year.

Kate became a loved public figure again and her lost contracts had been compensated for as she gained more multi million dollar deals with Bulgari, Longchamps and Virgin Mobile, which effectively increased sales for Richard Branson.

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All charges against YMCA CEO Dave MacIntyre withdrawn

All charges have now been withdrawn.

MacIntyre imitation Bulgari B.zero1 series of jewelry was charged in relation to an incident that took place on or about Jan. 31, 2017 in Broadway. Police say the alleged victim was treated in hospital.

He said there is no question that the police had reasonable grounds when they initially laid the charges they did. "Since then the Crown did in this case what it does in every case, assessing the file for whether there is a realistic prospect of conviction. We had the benefit of the ongoing RCMP investigation and we received some witness statements from the defence. And once we had a reasonable idea that the disclosure was complete and we did our assessment, it became abundantly clear that there was no reasonable prospect of convicting Mr. MacIntyre of anything."

Defence lawyer Craig bzero1 ring bvlgari imitation Clarke praised the Crown's decision. He said the Crown reacted quickly and his client is happy with the decision and hoping to have this replica Bulgari B.zero1 ring put behind him.

Asked if this was a case of the alleged victim not wanting to cooperate, Clarke said: "I wouldn't characterize it that way at all."

He said the alleged victim was put in a bad situation as well.

Clarke said he hopes imitation Bulgari B.zero1 ring gold MacIntyre's reputation won't suffer, noting that people should take into account that the case didn't proceed to trial. Charges were laid and a short time later withdrawn, he said.

"We have to remember that people are presumed to be innocent," he said.

"Just because they're charged on the front page of a paper or it's on CBC News does not make it believable (that they're guilty)."

Jim Cooke, chair of the Pictou County YMCA board of directors, said that MacIntyre remains on a voluntary leave of absence from his job and expects him to remain on leave while the board waits to make a decision.
Aug 30 '17 · 0 comments
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Aug 29 '17 · 0 comments
How will Team May deal with The Donald

As Donald Trump achieved new levels of scandal over the weekend with his sexist "locker room" comments, are British officials getting squeamish about working with the Republican hopeful? The top team is understandly quiet but MP George Freeman, Theresa May's "designated thinker" as chair of her policy board, broke cover this morning. He tweeted: "Somehow Trump appears still to be in the race as a serious candidate for President. A massive failure of mainstream politics."

The Foreign Office is remaining studiously neutral, telling us that officials from the British Embassy in Washington have met representatives from the Trump campaign in the run up to the vote, as is customary. "Throughout the history of the 'special relationship' we have worked with figures from both sides of the political divide in the US to advance our mutual interests," an FCO spokesman said this morning. "This includes the nominees for both the Republican and Democratic parties."

The special relationship requires good lines of communication behind the scenes. Tony Blair's chief of staff Jonathan Powell caught the future PM's eye by forging good relations with Bill Clinton and Al Gore's team during the 1992 campaign. More recently our Ambassador to the US, Kim Darroch, attended the Republican convention.

However, one wonders what fancy footwork will be going on at the FCO over how Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson will talk to his potential counterparts. When Trump said that parts of London were so "radicalised" that police were afraid to go into them last year, then Mayor Johnson had a sharp rebuke: "The only reason I wouldn't go to some parts of New York is the real risk of meeting Donald Trump."

Serial biographer of prime ministers Sir Anthony Seldon wrote a piece in a Sunday newspaper on Theresa May as Tory leader. Former Master of Wellington College, Seldon has written on Blair, Brown and most recently Cameron. He noted that May is formed "not by Conservative thinkers or philosophers of any hue, but by life". Will he pull out his quill again for Theresa? One problem: as a great defender of public schools, is Sir Anthony part of the bvlgari rings b zero1 white gold replica liberal elite?

Hitting the right note over Brexit

As a fractious Brexit comes ever closer, at least Fascinating Ada are keeping in tune.

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Ewan's found the perfect direction

The Londoner was at the Bulgari Hotel in Knightsbridge on Saturday for a screening of an adaptation of Philip Roth's novel American Pastoral. Ewan McGregorwho makes his directorial debut with the film, hosted a Perrier Jout reception with actresses Morgane Polanski and Cressida Bonas.

Reactions were glowing Polanski, daughter of director Roman, called it remarkable but Bonas's attention was halfway across the ocean. She was overheard expressing how much she missed her property developer beau Harry Wentworth Stanley, who is rowing the Atlantic for charity. With this country and the US in turmoil, how pleasant to be at sea. After Helen Macdonald's H is For Hawk and India Knight's The Goodness of Dogs, it suggests animals may be the latest literary trend.

Forrest covers everything from Nazi wild horse hunts to meat markets in America, so why, we wondered, launch in London? "London's a hippopolis so much of it was built by and for working horses," Forrest said. "You can't move for reminders such as the Mint Wing at St Mary's Hospital, which used to be a stable for 600 horses, or Silwex House in Spitalfields, an old multi storey stable that's being converted into a Travelodge."

Supported by former Erotic Review colleagues Rowan Pelling and Annie Blinkhorn, she explained how London is losing its working class horse culture. "The royal stables and fancy places get preserved but developers are squeezing out people who aren't posh but have kept horses in London for generations," she explained. fake bvlgari bzero1 ring "A massive chunk of history is vanishing. I'm hoping the book will make people curious to know more."

The Londoner hopes for an equestrian renaissance, although there will inevitably be neigh sayers.

New book Chic Stays, a collection of perfect travel destinations chosen by stars including Kate Winslet and Kate Moss, is compiled by Cond Nast Traveller editor Melinda Stevens,daughter of the late news baron Sir Jocelyn Stevens and aunt of the three Delevingne sisters. But is it an improvement on a previous literary attempt?

"This is not the first book I have been involved with," she explained at the launch at Maison Assouline in Piccadilly last week. "Fifteen years ago I wrote what I thought was a sensational novel. I convinced myself it was going to win a few key prizes. And then I read it to my husband and he paused for a very long time, then said, 'That was simply the most depressing thing that I have ever listened to'."

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Aug 29 '17 · 0 comments
Caroline Bondy on being played

We went to see a preview of How to Lose Friends Alienate People, a film based on Toby's autobiographical book of the same name. On screen, Toby is played by Simon Pegg and unbelievably I'm played by Kirsten Dunst.To see yourself in glorious technicolour being played by one of Hollywood's biggest stars would be a surreal experience for any woman, let alone a housewife from Acton, a fairly down at heel London suburb. How did that happen?I was 23 when I left England to live bulgari jewelry replica in New York for a year between university and law school. Within days I was living the kindof glamorous Manhattan lifestyle most girls only encounter watching episodes of Sex and the City.I had a job at a top law firm and was being paid $40,000 a year, which seemed like a fortune. I wore a power suit with killer heels and took a cab to work every day. At night I'd go out to dinner with friends, and often go on to a club or a party.I met Toby via a family connection as soon as I arrived in New York. He was working as a journalist and had access to all the best social events. He took me to endless A list parties, including one at the Bulgari store on Madison Avenue where Boy George was DJ ing and Ivana Trump and Helena Christensen were strutting their stuff on the dance floor, surrounded by millions of dollars worth of jewellery.I assumed that Toby was simply being kind and taking a fellow Brit under his wing, but it soon became apparent he had an ulterior motive; what I'd thought of as just a few fun nights were, in his eyes, a series of dates and they eventually led to us going out together. But I soon began to feel a bit claustrophobic. I'd only had a tiny taste of being young, free and single in New York and I knock off bvlgari serpenti ring wanted more of replica bvlgari engagement ring it. I broke up with him.In addition to being dumped by me, Toby's career was a disaster area. While he had managed to impress me with all these glitzy parties, he was actually using an expiredVanity Fair press pass to get on the guest list. After being fired from nearly every magazine in town he decided to write a book about it all, which became How to Lose Friends Alienate People.Toby had plenty of stories about himself doing idiotic things all of which he documented in excruciating and embarrassing detail but the book needed a happy ending.After much persuasion, I took him back and gave him his happy ending. The book became an international bestseller before being made into a movie. Which is how I came to be immortalised in film.Well, sort of. Although based on the book, a few cosmetic changes have been made in translating the story to the big screen. The main character is obviously Toby, but Kirsten Dunst, the happily ever after girl (called Alison in the movie), is an American journalist. So, not exactly me, but the character isn't so different from the way I was then and she does end up with Toby.He and I moved back to England, got married in 2001 and now have four children, three boys and a girl. I don't often think about my two years in New York, but the film has made me reflect on how things were, how things might have been and how things actually turned out. The only parties I go to now are for three year olds, and my high heels have been collecting dust for the past five years. I rarely take a taxi as I am too busy being the taxi, shuttling between school, nursery and play dates.So while I'm mopping up the mess on the floor after each meal time, do I ever hanker after my old life? Looking up at Kirsten Dunst, footloose and fancy free, do I feel nostalgic for what might have been? Not at all. mens bvlgari ring replica I absolutely loved being in New York but being a wife and mother is much more rewarding emotionally, even if it is draining physically and financially.As for Toby, he was a fun person to hang out with on the New York party scene, but I wouldn't want to live with that guy. The Toby I have now a hard working husband and father, who puts the kids to bed every night is altogether nicer. I feel incredibly lucky.
Aug 29 '17 · 0 comments
Madoff moniker replica bvlgari ring for man draws bidders to Concord auction

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Manager of East Coast Auctions, based in Georgia, displayed six copy bvlgari ring for man watches, a gold Bulgari bracelet and necklace, and a mink coat that he said were once owned by .

Among the bidders was Martinez resident . She was delighted with the silk rug she won with a bid of copy bvlgari b zero1 black ceramic ring $2,350 at the auction at the Concord Hilton, whether or not it had been soiled by scandal.

Like others among the four dozen people in attendance, Callahan said she had been drawn by an advertisement suggesting that the auction was being held in part to help victims of Madoff's scheme recoup some of their more than $13 billion in losses.

"We had clients who lost money investing with Madoff," said Callahan, who works with a Lafayette insurance firm.

In the final analysis, Callahan said she was glad the rug wasn't linked to Madoff's schemes though the prospect of helping his victims partly explained her presence.

"It might have brought a bad energy into the house," she said.

As the 71 year old Madoff works off a 150 year prison sentence, some auctioneers have laced their collections with property from him or his victims and invoked his replica bvlgari engagement ring name in events held from Florida to California.

In November, the Marshals Service held its own auction in New York selling jewelry, furs and other items seized from Madoff and his wife in an effort to compensate victims.

On Sunday in Concord, auctioneer of Atlanta told a Chronicle reporter that items were put up for bid only if an attendee requested, and that he would specify if an item had a Madoff connection.

He made no such mention during the first 90 minutes of bidding, which were observed by the reporter.

Later, Getz did not return a call asking whether any Madoff connected items were sold Sunday.

For Lafayette resident , the Madoff advertisement was an eye catcher. But what lured her to the event was a mention of Austrian born artist , who survived internment in a Nazi concentration camp during World War II and lives today in Israel.

"All my life I've wanted to have a Tarkay," said Kozacik.

She got her wish Sunday when she bid $13,000 for an original oil painting that had no Madoff connection but was, according to the auctioneer, "as real as it gets."
Aug 29 '17 · 0 comments
Whiteley hides behind sunglasses for Bulgari's new accessories line

Rosie Huntington Whiteley rarely puts a foot wrong when it comes to style.

And she totally lived up to her reputation at the Bulgari party in Milan last week. She the face of their latest campaign, so of course she modelling a Bulgari clutch bag and jewellery, but for once it wasn the diamonds that made us reach for those credit cards!

Her slinky little jumpsuit is by Galvan and we love the silvery grey shade. We all for sequins, prints and over the top embellishment at big events, but RHW minimalist look made a refreshing change and looked effortlessly elegant. The trousers are the perfect length and make her legs look like they go on forever, plus the plunging V neckline adds a bit of va va voom. Decisions, decisions.

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'Whether I'm wearing one of their stunning watches, a pair of gorgeous earrings, or one of their beautifully made handbags, I feel as if they add a touch of glamour and elegance to my outfit.'

Meanwhile, last week Rosie appeared tobe sampling some of her M nightwear when she sashayed into the glamorous Bulgari dinner afterparty in satin.

The silver garment skimmed over her lithe form, drawing attention to the fact that the blonde was going without a bra.

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Overall, Rosie was positively shining on the night, capping off the image with a complementing metallic clutch bag and a silver snake necklace.

Best of all though was the model's diamond sparkler that dazzled on her finger from her recent engagement to Hollywood hardman Jason after five years of dating.

Carla Liuni, Rosie Huntington Whiteley, Stephane Gerschel and Mireya Lopez attend Bulgari dinner and after party during Milan Fashion Week

It was the perfect night to be shining, because after all, Rosie was there to celebrate her new role with the Italian luxury goods house.

On her love of all things that glitter, Rosie told WWD on the night: 'My mother worked in a jewelry shop for many years, so she always had this real authentic love for jewelry, and I remember her and I would look through old books of jewelry and books of jewelry that were going into auction.

She added: 'I certainly didn't grow up in an environment where we could afford those [luxury] things, and so yes, I suppose, we would have the next best thing, which was costume jewelry or little pieces of sentimental jewelry, and I'd like to think I have a mix of that.'

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Rosie had hot footed over to Italy to be a part of the penultimate week in fashion's bi annual presentations.

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Aug 29 '17 · 0 comments
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LONDON, England (CNN) From the glitterati in Switzerland to the adventure seekers in British Columbia, this month the Art of Life team went searching for the sparkle and shine the ski slopes had to offer.

Diamonds in the Snow is a Fake bulgari jewelry lavish, star studded de Grisogono event in the Swiss ski resort town of Gstaad. Guests are invited to get a sneak peek of the latest creatons by jewelry company president and designer Fawaz Gruosi.

It has become such a hot ticket that Gruosi has had to field complaints from socialites for not being on the list. This year, French actress Emmanuelle Beart (of Mission Impossible fame) and Miss Europe were among the famous faces in attendance.

For us though, the draw was Gruosi himself. His love for jewelry and gems began at the age fake bvlgari Serpenti bracelet diamond of 18 when his mother told him to go out and get a job.

After working for some of the biggest names in the business (Harry Winston and Bulgari), Gruosi started de Grisogono. And in just a dozen years, he has manged to make de Grisogono a name that rolls off the tongues of the very rich and the famous.

With supporters like actress Charlize Theron and model Naomi Campbell, de Grisogono pieces are seen on the runways, red carpets and exclusive parties around the world.

While Gruosi's claim to fame is the use of the Black Diamond, his personable manner is what keeps his clients loyal to him. And it was that personal style that allowed us to really have an open and honest conversation with him.

We were invited for dinner at Gruosi's home in Geneva. Sitting at the long Tuscan style dining table with his daughter Allegra and his wife Caroline (who is the heir to the Chopard fortune), we ate delicious food and drank great wine (he has quite the extensive wine collection. All housed in a state of the art wine cellar).

And while this was a loving family scene, Gruosi admits his "obsession" with work has taken him away from having a close relationship with his loved ones.

His regret for not having had a tight relationship with his son (who died two years ago), to not being around much for his daughters (both in their 20s), and his love for his wife who is his "best friend, critic and partner", were honest admissions from a man who had none of the airs normally associated with the wealthy and powerful.

As we walked around Gstaad, I jealously watched even young children swish down the slopes without a care (or fear) in sight. Watching them left me with a twinge of regret for not having learned how to ski when I was growing up in Canada.

That said my first attempt was one perfectly choreographed for a comedy skit. With skis strapped on and ready to go, I took a deep breath and pushed myself down the slope.

Ok, so I was on a tiny man made slope in Kent, England where I took my first ski lesson, still, it was exhilarating just being able to do something when just an hour before I was unable to balance on skis.

Gordon, our ski instructor was patient (and I'm sure amused) as my producer Andrea and I grappled with the simplest of skills. It was comedic just watching Andrea trying to grab hold of the ski lift only to fall flat on her face because of the sudden tug. Trust me, I wasn't much better.

Andrea and I thought it would be best to prepare ourselves for our trip to British Columbia in Canada where we profile a company that caters to the most passionate of skiers.

For around $20,000 per person, you get your own chalet with a view of Lake Tyaughton, a chef to take care of your meals, a massage therapist, your own hot tub, and the piece de resistance, unlimited use of a helicopter to take you to the best powder in the area.

Heli skiing is not for the faint hearted. You need to know your stuff and be good at it. So needless to say, I was out of commission for that assignment. That said, Clayton our cameraman was up early the morning of the flight and was with the group of Russians who had flown to Canada for their ski adventure.

For them, the draw to this package is the freedom to do as many runs the day will allow and they say that is a luxury you can't really find anywhere else. The surroundings aren't too shabby either. Some three hours outside of Whistler you are in the wilderness. Forget your mobile phone because there's no signal. Forget about doing any shopping there are no stores in sight. But it is beautiful.

I may not have gone heli skiing but I certainly did enjoy myself speeding around the frozen lake on a snowmobile. When it snake bracelet replica comes to winter sports, I may not be able to ski but doesn't mean I'm down fake Bulgari snake bracelet gold with diamonds for the count.
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