first_imgThe MMP Foundation for Excellence continues to make tangible donations to organisation as part of its social mandate.The Foundation through its founder, Mohabir M Persaud, has donated two electronic tables to the New Amsterdam Special Needs School as prizes for the institution’s pageant.Treasure of the MMP Foundation, David Brigbhukan handing over the electronic tablets to a teacher of New Amsterdam Special Needs SchoolThe pageant is slated for Wednesday, March 21 at the school’s auditorium located at Vrymens Erven, New Amsterdam.The pageant will see six boys and six girls competing for the title of Mr and Miss New Amsterdam Special Needs. Presently, the contestants are being trained by beauties out of the “I’m a big Deal Pageant” and the children are all excited.The children participating in the pageant will be introducing themselves by way of sign language. They will also be competing in evening wear among other segments. The pageant is set for 16:00h on Wednesday and the public is encouraged to support.The MMP Foundation for Excellence is a non-profit organisation that was officially launched at the JC Chandisingh Secondary School located in Rose Hall, Corentyne, Berbice where its first scholarship was presented and 10 students were given a certificate of commitment to receive financial assistance for their Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) examinations.Now the Foundation has extended its assistance to students of Corentyne Comprehensive High, Lower Corentyne Secondary and Port Mourant Secondary. The Foundation is in the process of planning its first major fund-raising activity in the form of a T-20 cricket competition on April 28 at the Albion Community Centre Ground.last_img read more

first_imgSony may not be done with its Xperia X series just yet. Leaked online today is an image alleged to be Sony’s “New Xperia X” smartphone.Also Read: Sony Xperia XZ beats Google Pixel, OnePlus 3T to become most popular flagship in second half 2016 Appearing to the taken secretively (and in dim light), the image posted on Slashleaks reveals a new Sony Xperia X could be in the making. Though the image, apart from creating the phone’s online existence reveals little about the smartphone. The front of the smartphone is visible in the image though, sporting a black color body. It appears to have little bezels around the display, but its design appears largely the same, having defined corners and 5-5.5 inch form. A dedicated camera button is also visible at far end, on the bottom of the right edge of the phone in the photo.Beside the phone is the name New Xperia X written with some text below it.Sony could be planning to launch a 2017 variant of its Xperia X smartphone, but nothing definite can be said right now. The uploader itself can’t be identified, though the site gives its trust score at 57 per cent.Sony witnessed a hard time pulling off a stint in the Android market with its previous flagship, the Xperia X that appeared both under-powered and over priced when it was launched.The company later launched the Xperia Z5 with upgraded hardware under its Triluminos mobile display.Also Read: Top smartphones coming to India in early 2017 advertisementAs of now, Nokia, Xiaomi, Huawei and Blackberry are expected to launch their Android flagships in the first quarter among other companies, Samsung’s Galaxy S8 launch is reportedly pushed further to April.last_img read more