13 Jun
2021

Ash Wednesday marks start of Lent

first_imgTaylor Boserhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/taylor-boser/ Twitter ReddIt Taylor Boserhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/taylor-boser/ Taylor Boserhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/taylor-boser/ Twitter Majority of faculty votes yes on DEI ballot I am a senior journalism major from the great city of Chicago. Watching E! News while eating a Chipotle burrito is my favorite pastime. Go Cowboys! Listen: Celebrity Dish (Season 2): Episode 3 Facebook TCU will have an Ash Wednesday service and two masses. Taylor Boserhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/taylor-boser/ World Oceans Day shines spotlight on marine plastic pollution ReddIt Facebook Linkedin Taylor Boser + posts Welcome TCU Class of 2025 printAsh Wednesday marks the start of Lent, a Christian holiday that happens for the six weeks leading up to Easter.People may have black ashes on their foreheads in the shape of a cross, which is a sign of repentance.TCU will have an Ash Wednesday Service Wednesday at noon in the Robert Carr Chapel. A mass will be held Wednesday at 8 a.m. in the Robert Carr Chapel and 5:15 p.m. in the Brown Lupton University Union Ballroom.TCU will have an Ash Wednesday service and two masses.Churches around the area will also have Ash Wednesday masses and services.  Linkedin Previous articleHenry leads way as No. 20 TCU dominates SFA 19-3Next articleMarathon runner attacked on Trinity Trails Taylor Boser RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Counseling available as TCU mourns a student’s death TCU places second in the National Student Advertising Competition, the highest in school history CASA of Tarrant County advocates for children in foster carelast_img read more

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4 May
2021

CDDL: Bangladesh Navy orders six offshore patrol vessels

first_imgChittagong Dry Dock Limited (CDDL) has received a contract to build six new offshore patrol vessels (OPVs) for the Bangladesh Navy.The construction of the new ships is part of the long-term modernization program of the Bangladesh Armed Forces.According to CDDL, the OPVs will be built at a local shipyard in joint collaboration with a foreign shipbuilding company. In this regard, CDDL invited on January 16, 2020, interested shipbuilders to submit their expression of interest (EOI).As informed, OPVs will conduct surveillance operations, perform constabulary duties like policing, patrolling and anti-smuggling in the country’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ), carry out fishery protection operations in coastal areas and protect offshore resources in EEZ.In addition, OPVs’ secondary roles would include assistance and disaster relief within coastal areas of Bangladesh as well as search and rescue operations in EEZ.With a displacement of around 2,000 tons and a maximum speed of at least 12 knots, each vessel would have a minimum length of 85 meters and a maximum breadth of around 14 meters, CDDL said.The navy has also started the construction of the second batch of five Padma-class patrol vessels. The vessels are being built at Khulna Shipyard.Naval Today Staff Photo: Bangladesh Navy ship Sangu. Source: Wikimedia – under the CC BY-SA 2.0 license; Image by: Naval Surface Warriors View post tag: Chittagong Dry Dock Limited View post tag: Bangladesh Navycenter_img Share this article View post tag: offshore patrol vessellast_img read more

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